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H J S EDITED BY VIRGINIA SLOANE fStFMj HJ j Nr" rn"- crP MlB or a Hnini ily through iIih vegetable it leave an uneven H V iroarU vegetable iv worth, in the lop, scalloped 88 were, thil forms Hi summer moim, a long course din- the pelnl effect when the strips nr.' placed nrr of hear; and unapRetfalng iUbaf upriguton a plate circling around a centre Hi remarked the esnerlcnocd housewife to oi a tightly r oiled cucumber. Hj the youns w6mVn about to launch upon a! "Endive. cheese and niita nrc Hf career of home caierim:. "The appetite combined attractively in another .summer HQ must be coaled in warm weather, and dish iV'hich is BJ nourishing 'is a moat Kj any one can prepare a dellcioua meal Hth course ami uuieh more Wholesome on a1 HJ no more trouble than it takes to et forth hot day. Cui each sialk of the endive in Bf an unsuitable one if she studies the value half lengthwise and hollow out the centre Hu of foods from the aesthetic as well as the for the ercam cheese, wluch may lie filled H digestive point of view in plain mixed with Sulad dressing, w, -One of the most successful surprises j Place walnut halves bii top of the "cheese, . Hf , jn tn, wnv nf a, i ,ave served is made two ..r three ! the s;alk. and .serve rold. f (lf cucumbers lulled and placed on tin- Salads should always be placed either on M plote in the shape or a full blown rose, the ice or near the Ice before serving Hj pour ovor tll9 a vaad dressing, which is added the expert icpok. "It i. heller to V, highly colored with paprika, and the crisp, keep certain varieties of coid given things H''. greenish white petals of the rose salad to be made into salads on the ice until B-'j appear to be hall" shrouded iu a reddish the laat moment before mixing them for H ' rtj A fjrill cucumber is required for the table Lettuce, encumbers. tomntOCS H lnjs saad. and after the thick green skin and other members of tin- salad family ' B 1 has been pcelrd off start at one end of the are far more appetizing when thej ar ) vegetable and with a thin, .-harp knife tire crisp and fresh from having been Hj perl round and round until you ra h the . lose to ice for several hout. h other end. Bach time the knife slices j "Celery stalk tilled with Roquefort I No Ereuchwoman evi r hesitates betwecu .harm and tnjth truth to the wood pile! I What's tiuih in a matter of chic? I "Now, if we were as consistent as she I wouldn't complain if. in our Puritan insistence on truth, we lived lives "f as- ceticiam and wore clothes of tl rent, n.'.-teud of putting out so hesitatingly a baby linger and making a timid jab at the gaiiii- if allurement! j "And the matter of rouge I tremble to approach it. It s such a scandalous topic Though tin average woman might be convinced beyond a shallow of a duit that a little pink would enhance the curve of her pal- cheeks would she dsc, it? t.'ertaiuly not! Its artificial And yet the seevnty-fivn centses --he will spend on onduling her hair and the couutle-s dol lars on perfectly good raise puffs! Lad when sin does so far forget her pu--i- a for sincerity she puts on color so thick that she dows like a burning hiim : as i hough she must needs declare to the world, "li s fnlse, untrue, not mine! "Its iln same old Idea that whatever is charming must be wicked, lomewhal modified, of course; but there still lurks in the unnd of the average woman the notion that she must not bo consciously i harming that charm if cons-iou loses its charm. Why should it, say I? If one is ,-.u. ioiis of her charm cun t sin- make that chnriu a hundred fold more harm ing.' harm understood is charm re-' valed what's the use of being chnruuiig If you don't know it'' If a light were al wars bid under a bushel would any one ever see I "There s the secret of the French Woman' superiority in dress she's uot afraid to openly dres-s for decoration The American still sliie about and tries to1 deceive herself and everj o"ne else that vlio dreSNrs for utility. Why not be sin rere in our sincerity V "It wouldn't to. ike the least difference VWWVIWWWIWMVMHM Bfc- .ft ry" ' --JSwV- 3B ha d ded . sL, JfflfeicJ 1'1 ' sHr-' sal ' 'ins u0CI1 remove "T Vft'Src- ' " WKS J on-li ,. : d i ' ii in the SgL ' V-- - sS&tsR ' --5K' THi .-I id p id Then loosen -.S tf" .- ..v 1 enough 'liirffiti1' -,M t.. form . il. border around the upnghl I . .yj n k l: pla ing i row --f dctadii d -5 I l-asaw Asparagus with Paper Collars chet se is another delightful summer ilih. and this may be served as a first course Or as a salad. Only the fresliest pieces of celery should be used, and each should I to tin- Frenchwoman if she were false fro. n her heart to hec nose, so long as she were i hie .Now . I'm mil advocating quite that i xtremCi but we go to tin other. , Why can't I make myself eyebrow- siuccl the good Lord forgo I me when thej were' I passed around.' So, being i sincere audi truthful woman, 1 must not paint an eye brow on, in) face because that would be i acting a lie. ',. 'You rnaj poislt your finirer nail- until you're positively a menace in sunlight. but redden .'our lips? Horror-, whul -can- ' !dal! .Ni' f women don I do it. my dear. j "You may wear a light skirt, so light thai yon arc abs.UCdlj mincing, but cany jour lead wttli a knowing nr.' Miueking i my child, shocking! Von innsl aci i i if you didn'1 know you couldn't take a tep more thau -i" incliei lonv Mi d tn stud how to take those sis inches coquet lishly -why, it a not to be thought of at all! "Judging from advance vibrates from Paris. I should av that by next fall the appearance of Fifth avenue will be like a procession f Pierrettes, with a lit i U- Beau Brummel mixed in. nd the question is, Will Vtnern iiu women ever so fai forge their downright practicality a- to wave wands With the proper air of hauteur, orj tap fans with ihe gesture of requisite grace? Will they allow themselves to bel charming! offet ted, and will tliej le-sin-akitml v a-hamed it' ihey do? "We eagerly and secretly wonder just exactly what is ieal and what isn i in the Frenchwoman's make up and we feel sure thai she's nr quite 'i ' because she looks so well, you know! Vnd yet she has land be i'nainccrej She's dared put a pad where Nature denied her fulness; she's dated to enlarge, to conceal, to iii every way, whether. artificial or otherwise show herself off. and we are shocked. So we look a little less alluring and feel a lit'le nicer.' 1 wonder if we fre " be cut lonK enough to fit a salad plate. The lough root and the leave, should be removed, leaving a boallike opening into which the chef pours a creamy mixture of highly seasoned Uoquclori hcese, with j little loop.s and rosetiea to trim the top. t he. se, you kiimv i au excellent nbti tute for meat, and the celery or endive makes it espisrially appetizing at this -e .-on "Native artichokes, n-.t the smaller French kind, can be made to appear like Artichoke Arranged Like a Pond Lily, Slices of Hard Boiled Eggs, French Dressing .in- maj be added the -ami as with the leaves arouqd the edge r the plan- lir-t ndivo and cheese, but many prefer this and then ti second row with the tips lying dad made simply of celery and cheese. I in I be spaces between the other loaves the, Porcelain Arisiocracx. II-' you .slioiib) Inppea to own any "Id blue china that aiue to you through n long line of New England specstors the i ham es are in favor of it- being of the Worcester make, for in the eighteenth century a large proportion of the tea and J breakfast services were sent to th" Am r lioan colonics from the mother country I much of ii copied from Orieutnl design! The Worcester Porcelain Compapj was 'formed m 17'hi at Worcester, Ufigland, bj Ir. Wall, a physician and chemist Many of th,. parly mark., particularly upon the Oriental designs, were copies of' tlloce found Upon pieces of Chinese por celain among which ihe square seal mark , i- -I often found The blue, so much in use in early decora t Ion, was nt a good color, being inclined toward block, hut afterward this I was greatly improved, approaching ihe 'fine coball tailor though it never reached the qxquisite celestial blue of Nanking. -An in rtant industry at Worcestei was making copies ... work done ;,i Dresden 'The crossed -words and ca'duceus (sci I Dresden mark-i were also used us mark-' on these , Among ihe im.st noted china painters at Worcester were Pennington who de i signed Bowers; lais, noted for cvotic A SOCiAL TRY-OUT bii..'-: Webstoj for landscapes ami flow em Barber for shells; Brewer, foi land scapes Baxter. Lowe and Cole for Bg Un uiil ISilliiig-dy. for (lowers. Painting in black bpou porcelain was ISi'i.J. Ual UecL by l-mttiori AiojC ms Vvnn&nij pr Vssu Chirxtsd Imir&tion. Iiriitjvt ion Imitation hrutACiorv Oneativi Oricnti.i Otr.den Dresden Prtac.cn 1783 -1133 3l.rrlK3'' i-i'ji ttf i80T y ,-43irriHi.j tTi iey? practised at Worcester to a considerable extent, and mugs with pictures of Fred crick the Grcal eein to have been impm lar at that day ami an- much sought now. The portraits of George II and III w.,- also in demand, as well a- many others. Without reaching the Hue tranvlnceuoy of the Urcsden and Sevres paste or body, that at Worcester was a great advance upon the other Knglisli factories, inas much as it was -trong and durable and the gla.e w a- better 1 1 did not ". raj " or crack, like much of that made ar Derby. V4VW VWTW-WA MVWVVV effect of a pond Ply resting languidly on the smroth surface of water may be achieved. Thin slWn of hard boiled egg laid on alternate petals supply a decora- live as well as an appetizing note, "Another attractive artichoke sjlad I HOU) To V!a.ke S l I !&inty Summer fM)sy jj American Women and ihe Lure of Insincerity. IWt 9 OTJLD that l wen nol V 1 paritani" 1 '"r'' I 1 have .ned a good and Vy eminently tiresome lift and it never really occurred to me before that the freak of my Puritan ancestors is whal ha-s kept me priggish and miserable. "I believe it's the trouble with all us American-. If only we had been started by band of debonair young Frenchmen instead of those grim old partieo wouldn't we be a lot jollier nation, though? You see, as it is now with ihi.s legacy of asceticism, we just uii.is ull ihe heights the old Puritan grandfather jerks us back jum as we reach the brink of Arcady It keeps its from beauty, it keeps us from art. and I really In lieve those old mi an; chiefly responsible for the jfreatest lack in the average Ami rii so woman's clcrthes, and that is the art of charm We re no foolishly afraid lo be charming' We re bo afraid som. one will call us affected if we pose a linle just artistically to enhance what of beauty Nature has endowed n wirli or that some one else will call us jdlly if we show the slijrhtcet coquetry. "That horrible word 'affected' why has it such a terronr.iiii.' effect i We fear its utigma if w wear a becoming ..dor in more than two gowns '.she affect- blue' our kindly critics ay. and we rush im mediately into unbecoming browns, We fear it when we regulale our voice to a prettier if not wholly natural register, and we don't dnre-oh, no indeed have tliat lovely hair ornament with the tassel bunging over the ear lor fear once more of the dread, dwad epithet! "And what's the matter with coquetry, anyway? Why. it's one of the things thai distinguish woman from man and il I R pn-ity hard suffragette who hasn'i it, and yet we are so afraid of it!. We step all around it In our drew and glance at il sideways but never dare to grasp it firmly. il "Poit it s that added daxh of COqudtrj f that hinting glimpse of unseen delishts that attracts admiring attention, and its II lack is what keeps us jut about one sa- I se.n behind Pans, as Brikadway i one hour behind Fifth Avenue. The Kr-neh woman openly flaunts it. but the American oh, I dear, no She prefers to be st raightfor- ward truthful -no silly coquetry for her, j she's above it ! ' Above it! In the first place it takes a R good deal more cleverness than the aver- I I ace woman has to acquire It and aequire i it well, and then we have Ihe audaeity ' I I fj to sit smugly by and say with an air of V I virtue 'Thes" l'renchwomeu ! Thj r rj H do look chic, but so unreal, so artificial,' "' V B though those were the two worst epi t - . thets in the English language. - - ji "Wa nre p-MAt masters in t h art of ex c. I cuslng our coquetry on perfectly matter ?V .' I of -fact grounds If we wear a frf.ck ('f,,,v,ij draped up over the nkle, it's heeause it's H l easv to -walk in.' If we wear our furs i.' -"J hanging eoyly off one shoulder, we say ; 't' because 'on's thToat should not be H pampered.' And we think we re beiug j sincere that's the lovely th.ng about it. "We can distort our natural plumpne into all kinds of f ashionsbl lines and squeeze our No. D foot into a double A ! without smiling, and at the same instant I I brothe our undying horror of the OhineW I 'silly cruelty.' "Did you ever try to hve with an arso , H lntely rrulbfnl person? I mean the kind who didn't believe in polite Bits or grace- ' j ful subterfuges? Well, I have and I became aa jumpy as a cat and as reticent I ms a cow, so afraid did 1 grow of her I H sincere oomments. -f' ':4 ' It s the I'renehwoman who learned Hij in the art ol beauty . she lift- the inde- '.;fi.j pendeDCC -d age-ild wislom, ini-. J, planted In her, not fr)m prim I'riscillas, ! I 4i out from Lrivolou Marie Antoinettes, j Showine; How to Make a Cucumber Rose for Salad :t nay be prepared by rutting the artichoke ner6ss the end at the point where the petals are iillachcd. Tliis should be dou if tec the vegi table boa been cooked. Then Kpantc the leaves and spread them in rou - eni I re line the artichoke heart, upon I Iwhi'-h, a- a final touch, drop a mound ol -t i IT max ounaise. 'Tomatoes served in cool, crisp slicefi. ioin: large .-lice on each plate, may be given i an appetising flavor by spreading a lldn layer of caviar or anchovy paste on the i lop, then sprinkling over this a layer of grated tgg using both the hard boiled yolk and the white. The color effect i unusual and always pleasing to tho eye, tuuntwvimuiMvumiMw while the conilnii.il on i- ..no i,;,t rurMj-f fails Lo tempi t be jaded ps la t i ".-..ii.ik"i- ...ay I., eaten , , , r, great. 1 er degri e of comfort and daintiness ill the thicker 'id- in ...v red with a frill- ti-tf "! " I..I-' '' I" -"' a -is is f,Jf the mds of Freneh chops Thii protec- I tje.n makes il ea-ir-r to pn k up i Jla i( and ii also prevent- the juice o the as- parag'i- ..r l ho Freui !i dressing from sdilj l( ing the fingers. If you supply yourself Mpq frills "f different ize you will gfl H wax- have them to fir ihe varied sizes of stalk ends. 3 "Fn-li. rip. ti.'imi.H-, wlu.di liavr )en I kept ..n KT and ju.-i hUe-p serving bad L theit centres hollowed out and filled are! Jj almost n meal in themselves. I'ifferent u hllinc are used, ome preferring one of J chopped hard hoilfd egg and mayonnaise, tr while others prepare a successful one of. f fiin y . hopped vegetables, in which ilery predominates, covered with a thick may. ' lonnaisi d The Stars and Their Influence, f p OLLOWING are the readings ami 'I delineations, according to planetary law, of persona born during the turn ing week . .June ni a nuiet, uneventful birthday. with no particular ambition for fame or 'fortune. Persons born this day are coc ;tenl 10 do the work that comes before them, not wishing for any gnat responsi bility. They arc good neighbors ami cit 1 1 - ami aim always to phase ami live without dissension. Tin y will go ont (f lic it way to avoid a Quarrel or an argu ment and never bl Come unduly CXCltcd. Those born on his day who have rear lied middle ag- were under evil influences four: eu years ago and will experience somewhat similar conditions two years hence. Thej are liable to nervous break downs at periods when their natal -iar is afflict) ;l in certain v ays. .I. ne 17 Natural ability to write and -peak, accompanied i gnat energy ami activity. Originality of a marked kind which is i mi io attract attention pad win recognition. Magnetic, with ability for m iking friends ami keeping them Lovers ol outdoor sports, hunting and fishing and a desire for country life which will be satisfied when Independence is :n hieved. Generally good health, due to a simple ami temperate mode of liii;s. are verj -iron minded ami ean break them selves of any habit by their power of will Lovers i f philosophy, which they enjoy in reading during every leisure moment. Happy ill their dome-lie iicle June 18.- impel no:;-, quick temp red ami sensitive tb any criticism, Never like to be contradicted or to at know ledge that they are wrong As a result they will Bud difficulty in achleviug -m in bnsi-i"-- even though possessed f consjder ' able ability They should acquire the ; habit of governing themselves, and if they 'succeed in that they will experience real bappini s. Those born this day are liable in injurj at soma time through firearms ami -In. ul. I be careful at all limes wh n handling weapon-. .lune 19. Persons born this day are neat and artistic in laalc, Phey ik elennce and refinement in tlieir surroundinc- and are moM unhappy when such condition do not prevail. Idealistic, given to dreams and very much affected by high i loss mii-i. th. v have Utopian idea, but lack the practical side to earn them out. No ta-ie along commercial liiis. but so placed by fair that they will have little occasion to worry over money matters They will have ureal and powerful friend- who will be attracted to them and smooih their paths in many ways, 1 1 o 1 1 i n c them to achieve artistic success. Have a -trong intuitional nature, and silently divine things without any effort on their part 3J5U'.ii.-ii,i. Jrj jl I , .lime jh '.,r those wit ii .(lis birthday U ; there will U- many didieuliies to en- L 'eouiiier. pannularl.i m ,,uth. a h.ird U 'ln-k at linn s t.. maki both . uds nioet, but, I nevertheless, tin fortuiia e p,.-,sioa of si hope and opiiuii.-ai. which cannot be over- I' j1 omc Th. , -,n- w ; 1 do 1,-lter id 1 the eu phi ol other- duniu in. tint half ' ' 1 ' ami h, n i he p. ndiil'iiii ovinia J. I the "I her way i i . ;II ,x. l' celleni opportunities lor ciug into uie ; a, venture ... iln n no and .;n n. rlieiri gj ' ii inn :. - A matin main illy : nh "I ii. d !' t 'In i. tv minute of lirtli t can disi ose j b en tin el i , lor tht g Ibetter comes, hut thai it will come tlieM P pei-K.uis ,vill di in tin very In pe iiiiln 8 , them In the meiniinie thej slnaiM ei,nj S -erxr the r ener;i-s a., thai the ull lis j 1 r. gdy to ineel the - r t n i t y r- full in a-i:re h n il c. nv s . , ih m a:ii nuke T ihe i est of it. a .'i.tn1 'l Th s person will jcuer- ous kind, lib ral; will Ire often i.iipa-wl it upi n by others who i ii od i ' 11 I (lire bill t I II I' .-leS- ''..DIMlUe ! to ji.-siat other ilu-i thej d serv il I or no N Ik iinitlate! I lone) . ol iberality a..J will hav to k.'-, il., r ,- : the sriinl- -ne most of i be t'un The', love .j;n- , I -... , ii. .,,,." i ud : ie.ure. i I'h would be ui .-l l i'.i-li ci. amer f Hi- IVOS bU I'h m n t t a. ill' it.-. I'ilil k i- a bit - i - : them a ftei ill for tiieji Ii would ruin their health in this wi.. if i ful I sws.i 'I be ba ' as- :'. r routine or di si1 in. I iiucmiy. ill UOl i I :tl pOSi : ions w here sip i is re , quired j fun. -- Sir-. , in i r ia-, u i th 1 i a'dlit.. . a hie o I handle large enterprise, nr. i...rn .u thii 1 idgj Chey will fi ig. in ' rmr under I ii ...mli ion, ind will m-i.T ue .-i.Titont j 0 hold a menial posit in Hard a-kmil- lers, having no sympnthj ur shirk rs. forceful, dominant, strong ami ,.merful,' thej - mii.- but I In a- npli- linl-at of their own nn.-'.fion .ml will -tnnil for waj I low ever, t heir Sea reri ) iv ill be considerably -oftcned siib ihe years, and ihey will then realise rVir own insiguihi am ..n a third rit nlaaet w it Serving Dessert Courses ALMOST neiything m ib. deswrl ; menu i- eilh- i-ainngcd mi tin: ruaadj plallvrs ..r et- ,eried mM.vidiiall.s m fH 'all Hlvmmcd g!a-- - Mlies if pla.eJ on round pi. H. r . in ,e rm-hed fnH fully with tv hipped . ream that has bial . run through the nislrv lube In nalksl lee i re i ni . an i- inouidid at" I . rep.n ked and then di-h'-l upon tlitplt-' l ter- ami prettily garui-hed wuh 'vhippedj en-am and maraschino i - ri "r tinyl hits of nns, , , i s'"' j ,;f nisbiug l here is uupli room for the lind-I ij, -one -crving -jiooii and fork t be pliccd( on the -id.- of iho-e plail-T-. Mania, arr t ho.se d i-In - w i ' n i.ipkm- over ihei right hand-, the latter being placed "-it rff underneath The-, an- pa--.-d to lle !eM of each person to be served. even a gra eful way f..r a miid " mjJ Uj A- -he -loops a litth to offer lnT dlSJ with her right I.., d .. l--r ' hand close to hi r side an I sbihtlj hrbmJ her and turns her f.iee away from tsj eWj parson whom she i- m n'ng ssjj Some women prefet -1 r i it r . '' '" j T,,' our . in s . mind rIii -- - ' ,r cook dishes up -.fl .-u-iaid with - sort of a whip on top. r r- ,im to M 5lJ made more dJeiou w ii a -m ' . sends th---. classes to Hie pantrj r'Jj are placed bj 'he .nd ma d mi '""''j J1 ... I OD hi. II I here I re llollie- s ,., then goes to ihe sideboard iu the diuiofj ji room, where -he ha- previously laid uUl jjl h.T fingerbowls ..n !oili- ind pla l!,keJ j.i. ' one in eacii hand and pr... ecd- tn a down in fn ut ot en. :, uu mix r " !H "ui familj As each one is remo ing thbowa . dolky sud illver the waitre.-s l is n-tumej Jn,, to the pantry, taken one plati wt'J Je stemmed glass in her right hand inl rfj . - Uurned to the hostess, where she takes ul v ti... unused (or pla.ei plan with ' 'J bind and puts down her d r' "1p iroceeds to serve all the meuib r at m itb this exchange of plat - bj " '