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Halfpop, Mrs- Marie Vigours Learning to Design, Make Clothes at Iowa State Cc home mana- Special to Eldora Newspapers i majoring hi home economics quired to live in a AMES--Marie Vigars has been education. Marie also has anoth- geraent house for SflS^SA-W^ terS^vE^ 01 * chSy * Xlish '« ffl ^irr B *s^! c ss?sr« -k -ch ^firsi^^Wv-ity j John' I schod wearing. miss, a daughter of Mr. "a^djcredit or "helping her develop a of Colorado in Boulder, Colo., Mrs O. D. Vigars of Eldora, is'real enthusiasm for sewing. Dur- where she , ," _ -i a ** t A^. - · *3__ -- _ _ t. A * A l*·.!-. 4-+M-. in*^*\i-^ er^«*aY»rs -aTirl designing and-constructing clothes clothes for herself at Iowa State college, college, where she is a senior majoring majoring in textiles and clothing. psy " i ing the year her club, lie Eldora speech, and a textiles arre ii Happy Hustlers, concentrated on Marie is rushing chairman of sewing she had three articles her social sorority, Delta Zeta. entered in state fair competition | She was also presented a wool in Last year she was chairman of ' ,, , j _, j. o=n TM,i~-- -- *· - nw sorority's Homecoming dec- was married here Feb. 11, 1914. Manes dad has ai . 3«Hacre; blanket by a wool growers' as- orations. She is treasurer farm near Eldora and she hasjsocation for her work with wool Textiles and Clothing club, lived there all her life Shes a ^tgi-iis. has worked on several of the During the time she was a club's special committees- June, 1946. graduate of Eldora high school, where she activity-conscious as well scholastic whizz. was 4-H member, Marie served as president of her local club for years, -and vice president Marie belonged include piaps. a dramatics organization: Quill and ScrolL for young writ- ers: and the National Honor Society. Society. She sang in tie glee club for fonr years, in the mixed chorus for two, and in madrigal for In recognition of her high grades she was sahrtatorian of her graduating class, and in In «, e Fa3] of Marie She has been a candidate for OTC na- »=c ^ hom ^ ·" is the Iowa ner-up and was run- the sorority fraternity o ricula under the division of After college Mane would home economics. Marie has tak- to work in a drapery «n several home economics coar- , perhaps m the drapery ses in apolied art, chi3d develop- ment of a large meat fo^ds and nutrition, home and preferably in as stcdies in equipment, as her chosen field- Most of all, she has enjoyed her clothing construction coarses- She i i *te ancLdoJning a career-- * tribute to her good JooDcs and | she has seen designs created in plcasing personality she was chosen ·"Eldorian" queen. Marie served as »-ed310r of the "E3- dorian". high scihit«o3 year book. and too* part in class plays diar- , ...... _ ans a13 loar years *tf high school, material her heart set cwstwrce design classes grow into original creations in construction cJasses, -where students can either either make tlhe flat paper patterns for tjie eostwine or drape the Light Snow Falls Sunday Afternoon The first real snowstorm of season arrived Sunday, begin- about 2-3D and continuing on tlae dressmaking I durjne the afiernron - ··=-"-· however. The totaline with sewing while in col- , 'mz construct;on classes, she has heard aTxrut Iowa lesrrxi'd how to ^chjcvc a pro- State's outstanding textiles and fcs^ional l^r-ik m the cMh?= -he "nsik'CS hcT?elf, -·M the TTO-^^nt "M"IT~K 3~ ?1V- ins 3-n «"T»C if Iowa State's home ojses. where h^ine g oo-urses. Her dad and Peg, who lives jn Ellsworth now. also had some jnflwnre cui her chD:ce of collcECs. Mr. Viears ·was Graduated from Iowa State jn animal husbandrr, and Peg attended attended the school for two years, i of H. L Cleveland. ·0-i-c-VT Th? 5T"V. trhsnne-d to ;c-e. mwa cement hnmseR. where hnroe i '" - · ' " ^ n c 7 b «

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  1. The Eldora Herald-Ledger,
  2. 21 Nov 1950, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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