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The star-progress. (Opelousas, La.) 1917-1921, June 12, 1920, Image 6

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THE^ENN ETT ST ORES. INC
C?Âe JVame is fAe Guarantee
YOUR
TUESD
Starts the most smashing 15 day drive against High Prices ever heralded to the people of St. Lai
Greatest Merchandising' Event ever staged in this section. As usual we stand back o*
promptly. Store closed Monday the 14th to arrange and mark down stock. _
WOMEN'S WEAR SECTION
Here "your opportunities" are perhaps greater during this sale than
anywhere else in the store. This for several reasons—it is seasonable
merchandise and MUST BE MOVED at the right time. Then too there
have been declines in certain lines of silk goods and garments. We have
secured the advantage of these declines by our care and foresight in buy
ing and are now the first to pass them on to you. By all means come
early while sizes and assortments are unbroken.
BLOUSES AND WAISTS—STARTLING REDUCTIONS
EMBROIDERED GEORGETTE WAISTS, new models, choice colors, 50
in lot at the ridiculously low price of................................................ 2,98
$7. and $8. Georgette Blouses, stunning models, $4.95
20% REDUCTION ON EVERY TRICOLETTE BLOUSE, SEASHORE
SPORT BLOUSE AND THE EXCLUSIVE GEORGETTE CREATIONS
Sheer, dainty Voile and Organdy Blouses are a necessity of the Sum
mer wardrobe. Buy and Save. , , .
$3.50 line, several styles, all as dainty as the hand made, very fine
quality voile,........................----------~ L ................................................
Those that were regularly $2.50, now
Really wonderful values at.................
39
$1.69
$1.19
HOSIERY—Every pair strictly First
Quality, our regular standard brands.
We advise you to buy half dozen pair
at least. Each pair will last proportion
ately longer and the saving is very con
siderable.
Lots 360 and 9043, fabric silk hose,
white, gray, bronze, mercerized lisle
elastic tops, $1.50 value, choice— 89c
Sensational value—white and cordo
van silk drop stitch hose, all sizes,
$1.75 value at.............................. $1.29
Thread silk hose, Butterfly brand, was
exceptional value at $2.75, now $2.19
Buster Brown and Rivoli full fashioned heavy thread silk, higher priced
silk hose on the market but few of higher quality, sale price $3.95
Lots 820 and 2280, very fine guage, mercerized lisle hose, white, black
and cordovan, a 75c retailer,.............. ...... ....... ■ ■ ■■■■ ■ ------....... 59c
Pine guAgc combed cotton hose» lisle finisH* black And wnite f 35c» value,
.............................................................—.....20c*
52 dz. Black hose, fast color, seamless, 20c value, 13c
Children's ribbed hose, white, sizes 6 to 7 1-2 only,............................15c.
Misses' fine guage ribbed hose, all sizes, white, black and cordovan,
60c. value, ..................................................................................................
Infants sox, white with colored tops, mercerized, 50c. value, sizes 4to6
at ....................................,....................................... 39c.
Children's Sox, mercerized lisle, sizes 6 to 9, 60 and 75c value,......45c
20% REDUCTION ALL SILK UNDERWEAR, SILK KIMONAS, SILK
SKIRTS—Not a garment reserved from this slashing sacrifice.
REMARKABLE DRESS VALUE
50 printed voile dresses, as cool and charming a
line of Summer frocks as you'll meet up with,
values up to $12.50, choice...........................
Small lot voile and lawn dresses, some slightly
soiled, not one worth less than $4.50 choice.... $1.98
Every georgette, crepe de chene, taffeta and me
teof satin dress at one*third reduction. This is less
than cost of most of them.
Silk poplin skirts, Susquehanna poplin wide range
of colors at.........................................
YOUR OPPORTUNITY ON UNDERMUSLINS
OF QUALITY.
The reductions have been grouped at following
Envelope chemise,.....................- 98c 1.49 $ 1.98
Night Gowns, ........................... $1.49 $1.98
Petitcoats,..................................... 98c $1.49 $2 98
Children's Gowns, 4 to 14,................................ 89c
Children's Princess Slips,............. ................. 89c
Bloomers, 98c $1.49 fl.98
HATS
A New Straw Will Add More to Your Appearance and Comfort than
most anything else. Here is our entire line of straws opportunely of
fered in June at August prices. Seize "your opportunity."
Dressy Italian "Panamas" for men- and boys, all sizes atad shapes, $2
;to $2.50 value ......................................... 98c
One lot stiff straws, mostly large sizes, $3, value ............................$1.49
Regular $3 line of stiff Sennetts .......................................................$2.49
$4 line best grade Sennetts..................................................................$3.24
25 Dozen Toyo Panamas, all shapes and sizes, values up to $4, mostly
the regular $3.50 line ........................................................ $2.25
$6.50 line of genuine South American Panamas, none reserved....$4.95
$6.50 line of Bangkoks light and airy, a shape and size to suit and fit
you ........................ $4.95
Balliluks and Balibuntals, the finest, dressiest, lightest straw ever wov
en, $8.50 and $9 lines at............................................. $6.95
$10 line at .................................. $8.45
Fine straws for the little men in black and white, rah-rah shape, $2,
value at ..........................................................................................$1.69
PRICES ON FELT HATS FOR FALL HAVE ADVANCED FROM
33 1-3% to 50%, WHILE PRICES NOW NAMED ARE BELOW
SPRING PRICES.
2 big lots of Felts, most all colors and shapes—$2.45
and $3.45—every hat worth double.
Our "First Quality" line, none better under any
brand, will be $7 for Fall, now..........................$4.95
John B. Stetsons at the Spring prices $7.50 and $8.50
on all fancy shapes.
"First Quality" wide rim blacks, $7.50 value,....$4.45
"First Qualtiy" wide rim gray or belly,.............—$5.45
These are the staple farmers' and stockmen's hats—
ask for Laloo or Laloo, Jr. Style.
Palm Beach and other light weight caps................r..................
Boy's military shape caps, 2 in 1 white or khaki color...............
Boy's $2 line of cloth hats...........................................................
War tax 10% additional on prices in excess of $5.00.
2
39c
.....79c
$1.59
YOUR OPPORTUNITY ON
SHIRTS
One lot shirts, mostly large sizes, launder
ed percale ......................................$1.19
$2.50 and $2.75 line of shirts, soft and
stiff cuffs, at....................................$2.19
Genuine MONARCH SHIRTS, white laund
ered, to-day's wholesale price $27 doz
en, at ................................................$2.39
Collar attached shirts, soft mercerized materials, $3 regular,........$2.49
Entire line of $3.50 and $3.75 shirts, extensive range of material and
patterns ........................... $2.69
All $4 and $4.50 shirts, the grade sold most places at $5, choice....$3.35
3 for $10
Choicest silk stripe madras, Shantung silk, silk mull shirts, value up to
$6, choice .............................................................................;........$3.95
A®y Silk Shirt in the house, Crepe de Chine, Baby Broadcloth, Satin,
Stripes, Values up to $12, choice..................................................$7.95
War tax 10% additional on prices in excess of $3.
Mail orders will be filled in rotation and if possible on day
received. Please state if we shall substitute on items closed
out. Unsatisfactory items may be returned and money ref un d
ed promptly. We prepay parcel post charges as usual.
SNAPPY SELECTED SPECIALS
Middy Blouses, women's and misses', $2.75 and $3 value at............ $2.24
Max Mayer silk gloves, white and black, double tip, 1 and 2 button
$1.75 regular, *. ; ............................................................. 8 1 - 19
Crepe de chene handkerchiefs........................................................... 19c
Women's knit Union Suits, knee length,................................................49c
Ribbed vests, V shaped neck..........-----.........-----...... ........................... 15c
Children's Winter weight Vests and Pants, 16 to 24 45c
Sizes 26 to 34................................................................................... ®8c
(These are worth 50% more)
Choice of $2. to $2.50 fancy ladies' and children s parasols, $1.49
Lisle thread vests, full taped neck and arms, ................................ 24c
Extra size vests, 39c value, .............. _29c
Winter weight ribbed Union Suits, Fall price $2., at........................$1.25
Winter weight Vests and Pants, extra quality, Fall price $1. at 79c
17 Infant's Bath Robes, white embroidered pique,............................ 1.59
Terry Cloth Ladies' Bath Robes,....................................................... 5.95
Children's Hose Supporters -,.............................................. JOc
Velvet Grip Hose Supporters - : ' " Y V T*
Infant's long and short dresses, fine namsook, neat tucks and embroid
................................... 89c $1.19
........................................................... ,
"During sale new charge accounts cannot be accepted. We
respectfully ask customers who have regular accounts to pay
cash, if possible, during sale. Our facilities will be taxed to
utmost and your co-operation will relieve us to that extent and
be greatly appreciated.
YOUR OPPORTUNITY ON UNDERWEAR
On every item of underwear here listed to-day's price is materially
higher than when we bought. We quote large reductions not on the
basis of the present market but on the basis of old market prices. The
saving is correspondingly greater.
Lot 355 Men's Nainsook Union Suits, sleeveless or quarter sleeve... .79c
Genuine Cooper's Nainsook Union Suits, none better in any brand .$1.69
$3 line Cooper's sheer, mercerized Unions........................................ ^
B. V. D. Union Suits, the genuine........................................................$1.79
Seal-Pax and Topkiss checked nainsook shirts and drawers, $1 value
per garment.....,............................................'.................... gg c
75c Balbriggan shirts and drawers ................................................ gq c
Athletic Undershirts, 75c value..............................................
drawers, Scrivens design, made of genuine Pepperell,
$1.25 value ............................................................. £o '
BOYS, BALBRIGGAN SHIRTS AND DRAWERS 60c VALUE..........29c
Boy's Union Suits, checked Nainsook, No. 30 only.......... 49 c
Boy's Union Suits, Catamount brand, highest grade and best inade,
sizes 24 to 34........................................... ^
During sale store will open at 7:30 A. M. and close at 6 P. M. Please
shop as early in forenoon as possible to avoid afternoon congestion.
EXTRA SPECIALS FROM ALL
DEPARTMENTS
BAGS
Genuine leather, kid lined black bag,
durable frame, good lock and fast
enin S*>..............-......................... $13.45
Solid brown cowhide suit case, well
finished and sewed.................. $13.45
Fibre Suit cases and bags as cheap as $1.89 for full size
20% REDUCTION ON ALL OTHER BAGS AND SUIT CASES
WITHOUT RESERVE
Sanitary packed handkerchiefs, full size, soft
finish, 2 in glassine sealed envelope, regular 2
for 35c at...............................................2 for 25c
Flexo Arm Bands, regular price 10c at-------5c pr.
Genuine Boston Cord Garters,
35c value, ......................... 25c
_ Genuine Boston Pad Garters,
»ostonUG-rter ^ ya j ue ............................ 29c
Good grade white envelope, 6 3-4 size, pck. of
25 at 6 c, 5 packages for................................25c
Canvas work gloves, 25c value, per pair........15c
All leather work gloves, mule skin, per pair
.................................-............................... 45c
Mexican Harvest Hats, wide brim, high roomy
crown, 25c value.............................. r ............ 19c
American made imitation Guyot Suspenders,
65c value,........................................................ 45c
All Arrow collars, soft or stiff, 30c regular
................. . r:.^ t........................................... 25c
Men's Umbrellas, full size, good grade twill
cloth, splendid assortment bent wood handles,
$2. value,'......................................................$1.43
Women's and children's Handkerchiefs, plain
hemstitched and fancy border, 8 l-3c value
at ...................................................................... 5c
25c plated soft collar pins and clasps,.......... 35c
100 pair Link Cuff Buttons, 50c regular........29c
Sure-Lock Cuff Buttons, ideal for soft cuffs,
enameled designs similar to the very expensive
bind,............................................................... 45c
Children's Tennis Shoes, sizes 8 to
black and white, choice.................
1, assorted
............ 35c
150 pair women's and children's shoes, mostly
low quarters,...................
Children's rompers, 89c value,.
Cotton Knee Pants, 6 to 11 years,
69c
CHILDREN'S
DRESSES
Thoroughly well made,
durable material, charm
ing styles.
Pink and blue cham
bra y with vest of plaid
gingham, 7 to 12 years,
............................ 1.98
"Yankee Maid" brand,
fine grade of blue cham
bray, $3. value.... $2.24
Dainty printed voile
dresses, ribbon trimmed
round neck, short sleeve
8 to 14, $5. value at
............................ $3.95
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