Fashion – Skidmore Standard 1901-07-19

The following is an index entry from the Index to the Skidmore Standard, 1901.  Short entries are transcribed in the “Notes or transcript” field, while longer articles are summarized.  To obtain a copy of longer articles, contact your library’s Interlibrary Loan department or the State Historical Society of Missouri.

Last name, company name or subject:  Fashion

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Notes or transcript:  “Speaking of ‘dressing to please the men,’ if that is what a large number of women are doing just now, won’t they please quit it? Reference is made to those ladies who get out on the street with long, trailing skirts, who then proceed to haul the superfluous dry goods around where their laps would be if they were sitting down, drawing the back breadths tight as a drum across the basement of their pyjamas, and reminding all beholders from aft of the boyhood game entitled ‘good chance!’ played with an oak shingle and a whole arm movement. – Ex.”

Newspaper:  Skidmore Standard

Date (YYYY-MM-DD):  1901-07-19

Volume:  7

Issue:  13

Page:  4

Column:  2