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Is Peace to call more women
out of the Homes ?
Babies or pay envelopes? Must women choose?
Women are being called by the thousands from war
work to peace work. How will they answer? Can they
have both babies and pay envelopes 1 Do they want both ?
In a remarkable review of what American women
have accomplished, Mabel Potter Daggett gives figures
that impress you 33,000 women in the Chicago
stockyards; 2,360 women on the Pennsylvania Railroad;
600 in -a single Wall Street brokerage office. How many
of these women arc married I How many will marry ?
Who will cook the dinners? Who will wash the
babies' faces? Already but read for yourself and see.
In an equally vigorous, compelling discussion, Helen
Ring Robinson takes the opposite view. "Woman must
choose once and for all between home-making and
money-earning. She has no right to both."
Which of these two women is right? What is wo
man's place in this new world to be? Read these two
important articles in Pictorial Review for January.
How they met the German drive
They had rebuilt the little French village, this
valiant unit of college women. Repaired the wreck
age of the Hun's devastation; replanted the wasted
Then the Germans came! Unexpectedly the
Boche broke through again and laid low the work
of months.
Discouraged? Not those girls. Once more they
are back again at their, merciful work of recon
struction. The inspiring part played by this
staunch little group of American girls is thrillingly
told for the first time by Hazel Deyo Batchelor,
in Pictorial Review for January. Profusely illus
trated, vividly narrated, it is a record you must not
Cute New Year's cards
for the youngsters!
Adorably funny ones a whole page of them,
In gayest colors, to be cut out and mailed to a
dozen of their friends! How the tots will love them!
This page of New Year cards will keep them busy
and happy a whole day and save you buying a
dozen fine New Year cards.
And then there's another page of colorful cut
outs designed for a most delightful War Savings
Stamp party to say nothing of tht Twelvetrees
Kiddies who are very military and very victorious
in this January number. They must be seen to be
A little hand slid
out of the darkness
The soft, little hand of the woman
spy! It fumbled over the Major's hair,
seeking a place to strike. Then it
eluded him!
But which was the spy? With which
had the Major fallen madly, recklessly
in love?
Both of the girls were young and
lovely to look upon. One was a charming
Belgian; the other, one of the cleverest,
the most trusted spies in the world.
But which was which? Together
they had dramatically boarded an
American ship from a German sub
marine by special arrangement with
the United States Government the
ship on which Major Douglas Land of
the U. S. Secret Service was a passenger.
Not a living soul on the ship, he
would have sworn, could possibly have
known the contents of the document he
carried from the War Council at
Versailles to Washington.
But there was one who knew. And
so the Major was struck down on the
deck in the dead of the night. And by
the soft hand of a woman.
Which hand had struck the dastardly
blow ? Which of the two was the spy ?
A hundred times you wifl think you
are on the right trail, only to find your
self more mystified than ever.
By Clarence Budington Kclland
Author of "Sudden Jim", "The Source", etc.
The first big installment begins in the January issue. The
last one wiH be out February 10th. Not a novelette, not a
so-called long short-story, but a regular $1.50 novel in just
three issues of Pictorial Review.
January Issue out today
How is he spending his
leisure hours?
Every mother is asking that question with soma
anxiety in her heart.
Anna Steese Richardson, who was quartered
with the A. E. F. in France, has written an author
itative message, " Don't Worry About Your Soldier
Boy", that will be read with comfort by every
woman with a man overseas.
Other problems growing out of the demobiliza
tion are discussed by Ida Clyde Clarke, Pictorial
Review's Washington editor. Are your finances
in bad shape due to your husband's being away
so long? Rent owing? Insurance lapsing? Mrs.
Clarke tell you what are your rights, how you can
help yourself. All of this in Pictorial Review for
JENNY Afraid of love,
afraid of life, what did she do?
by Fannie Heaslip Lea
Suppose your mother was an Awful Example,
Suppose what she had done had made you afraid
of love - afraid of life. Suppose, then, your man
came along- a fine, upstanding man, with his clean
grey eyes and happy, care-free spirit. What would
you do?
Jenny tremulous, pathetic little Jenny was)
most horribly afraid of the mistake her mothet
had made. She couldn't forget that. The bewitch
ing story of what Jenny did what you would hav
done, doubtless will get you by the heart-string
and tug then), too.
Many thousands were unable to obtain Pictorial Review for December. It was sold out a few days after publication.
Buy this January number today before the supply is exhausted. At all newsstands.
u lucio is no pictorial .Review pattern agent or newsdealer in your town, send 20 cents for a single copy or $2.00 for a whole year's subscription to Pictorial Review, 227 West 39th Street, New York City
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