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It takes a lot of courage, some
times, to be simply, decently human.
ARE YOU EQUAL to suck a task'
If not, you are not her equal but
you'll be the happier if you never let
her find that out!
DESIGN A BATHING SUIT FOR ME
8Y BETTY- BROWN
One -week more in which you can
help me select a bathing suit for my
1917 season in the water. And at
the same time you can .have a suit
for yourself if the one you design is
above the ordinary. On the opposite
page is a figure on which you can
outline your idea.
This is the seventh outline that has
been printed, and there wilbbe five
more, making a dozen in all. That
array should certainly give you a
wide range of choice.
All manner of suits have been en
tered for consideration s.o far, but
the competition is yet young and
there is plenty of room. The last pic
ture will be printed next Saturday
and then you have until the following
week to send in your ideas.
One-piece suits have, been plenti-
THERE ARE HZSlMl
MOUTH ORGANS IN THE
USAAND NONg IM TUNS)
ful among the designs resceived, but
there have also been many with
bloomers and an overskirt of vary
Both varieties have 'an equal
chance. Speed with which you re
turn the designs makes no difference.
You have plenty of time and-can af
ford to be careful in outlining your
There will be five more pictures,
ending with Saturday, April 21. Some
contestants have already sent in
three or four drawings. They are
using the different outlines at least
once. You can use all 12 pictures,
or twice 12, or a hundred. Pencil,
pen and ink or colors, it makes no
difference what you outline your
Use your own judgment, but get
busy and outline your ideas. This
design, like the one yesterday, will be
printed once more. All together,
there arefour different diagrams,
each of which will be printed three
That means you will have plenty of
different diagrams on which to indi
cate various ideas. There are no re
strictions of any kind. Draw as
many as you wish and send them
Remember that the two girls who
give me the best ideas for my own
1917 bathing suit will be rewarded
by beach togs of their own design,
each suit to cost amaximum of $10.
The final pjctufe will be printed
Saturday, April 21, and all drawings
must be in The Day Book office by
the following Saturday, evening.
Address all communications to
The Fashion Editor, The Day Book,
500 S. Peoria st.
And in the blang for your name
and address tack on a phone number,
if you have one.