Altoona Mirror from Altoona, Pennsylvania on November 8, 1929 · Page 3
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THE ALTOONA MIRROR—FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1929 \~ m imir •"•""—"jf WIDE USE OF FUR WINTER STYLES They Are An Important Decorative Medium In the New Modes — Furs Not Mode for Evening Wear. By JEAN I.ITOIT, Written for NBA Service. PARIS, Nov. 8.— A wider use of fur as a decorative medium has undoubU edly proved a great asset as well as a new source of Inspiration in the creation of winter styles. Uhtil a' few years ago the treatment of pelts remained In the restrained domain of fur specialists and Its ilrial adaptation was then rather lost sight of. A judicious selection of skins, a clever manner of setting them off- calling for great knowledge and technique — was the only part • the furrier was called upon to playi As he seldom lived In ah atmosphere of "fash- Ions," It never occurred to him that he might raise his Industry to that of a fashion creator. Models offered by a furrier were then usually synonymous with luxurious' ness and what we termed "classical" in style. They were rarely smart and seemed to be solely created to look sumptuous. This order of things now has changed. The couturier with modern, ide.as sobn realized the necessity of assimilating as much of the complex technique of the furrier as possible ahd the modern furrier endeavored to reaoh that degree of perfection h'e has attained today. The result is that fur is no longer employed mainly as' a .protection against the cold. It contributes largely to the artistic element' of styles - ^B&l: simply in the nature of a trlm- ^itig, but as one of the important fac- tbrs. Although this season we shall see fewer all-fur coats than ever -before, the various uses made of fur &re steadily Increasing. You will often find that the movement and line' in /ai winter coat are accentuated by the fur trimming. It contributes and _ asserts its original cut or outlines a 'special feature. Remove this trimming and the model loses most of its qualities. The ' leading role of fur In winter styles, however, is to contribute that element of softness lackfng in the more sombre fabrics. There is no more fitting and becoming frame for a feminine face than a fur collar. This was proved effectively at the beginning of the season when fur-trimmed hats •were launched with great success. Every couturier will acknowledge. that the use of fur on (summer clothes was considered a difficult technical point. It called for all the art of the creator, as it needed to harmonize with both line and fabric and yet had to be used in such a 'subtle manner as not to evoke winter styles. This season I found that just, as much art and technique was needed, in spite of the fact that I had a greater selection of both pelts and fabrics at my command, as well as many more color combinations. One of the outstanding features of my winter collection has been the abundance of fur. not only a.s a trimming but in the guise of short jackets and fur coats forming an ensemble with certain dresses. Practical, modern woman can no longer be hampered when walking or shopping by a long, almost invariably too heavy fur coat. It was nearly always too warm and uncomfortable. The short fur jacket is the happier solution, providing the requisite comfort and being a happy substitute for the warm tailored suit. Strangely enough, 'costly furs such as sables, ermine and chinchilla seem to be abandoned nowadays by smart women for evening wear. WAB HOUSE. •LONDON, Nov. 8. — Even war Is becoming a matter of mechanics. A vehicle, perfected here is designed to replace horses on the battlefield. It will turn around in nearly Its own length, ford a. stream, pass through barbed wire entanglements and climb a 45-degree slope. It pulls a trailer and can be operated by two men. BOON TO MOTORISTS. LONDON, Nev. 8.— A British process of rendering non-inflammable celluloid plastic and converting It into liquid forms a new boon to motorists. It ia said that a finish for automobile bodies can be made of this which will not crack, blister, peel ,or scratch. It will present a surface that will take a high polish. J/cnvo It to the Germans to try the unusual. Hero Is another novelty — a motorlcss automobile propelled by the ejection of compressed nlr from tanks In the chassis. Mnx Vnllfcr, the Inventor, Is shown seated In his product as he demonstrated It, at Essen recently. the SINGING food •• POUR milk or cream in a brimming bowl of these toasted rice bubbles — then listen while they sing a song of crispness! Snap! Crackle! Pop! This great new cereal is telling you how filled with wonder flaVor every mouthful is! Children love it — for breakfast, lunch or supper. At your grocer's. Made by Kellogg in Battle Creek. RICE KRISPIES $3.00 NEXT SUNDAY EXCURSION Pittsburgh SPECIAL TBAIN I/v. Altoona 6.45 A. M. Returning Lv. Pittsburgh 6.30 P. M. PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD When your little Girl Grows Up. Now is the time to teach your girl that one jnay be very smartly shod at Kinney's for very little. GROWING GIRLS' -Patent One-wrap ^^ Tan trimming. Rubber Heel. GROWING GILLS Black or Tan Oxford * k . h , Li «rd Trimming. Rubber HeeL Same Style in Patent. Sizes 3-7 $ GROWING GIRLS' Patent Cut-out Tie with Black Cube trimming. Rub;«w Heel. Sites 3-1 GROWING GIRLS' Tan Oxford with Lizard trimming. Goodyear Welt Rubber Heel. Same Style in Patent or Gun Metal Calf. .49 3-S. GROWING GIRLS' Patent one-wrap. Rubber Sites 2y,-f GROWING GIRLS' Tan Calf Oxford with t>ark Tan trimming. Rubber Heel. Same Style •n Black Calf with Lizaid trimming. Sttes 2'A - f Visit Our Bargain Basement 14*7 Eleventh Ave,, Altoona, AND SAVINGS GO HAND-IN-HAND AT KLINE'S 5 New Handbags—$2.95 In black, tan or brown. Also black suede bags with fancy ornament and lizard trimming. Kline Bros.— Mnln Floor. KLINE BROS. Slip-on Gloves—$2.98 Doeskin and suede pull-on gloves in bark, perle grey;, modie and black. Klln« BrM.— Mitln. iFloBt. , How Much WU1 You Pay for Your Coat ? It Will Pay You to Decide at Kline's , It is not for us to say whether you should pay $24.85 for your new coat or $58.95—but we can say that ini these four groups of coats you will find the utmost in fashion and utmost in quality and that for the price you do decide to pay nowhere will you get better,value. COATS THAT WRAP SNUGLY BELOW THE HIPLINE THE COAT THAT FLARES—THE NEW SILHOUETTES THE SWAGGER COATS—THE NEW SPORT COATS Women's, Misses' and Extra Sizes to S2 1 / 2 . All Silk Lined and*Interlined — Colors and Black at $ 24 .85 at $ 49 .95 Sport coats, tailored chinchilla coats and broadcloth dress coats. Richly fur trimmed with collar and cuffs. at $ 34 .95 If you expected to pay $49.95 for your coat see these tomor-| row and profit by this price. Style features include the low-placed flares and straight line models and elaborate tuckings and stitch- ings. Broadcloths and other distinctive fabrics. Manchurian wolf, caracul, opossum and other furs. • ' Coats of exceptional smartness which may be purchased now with the assurance that styles are authentic and the price lower- than-later. Clever models that are flawlessly smart in effects suited to varying types. Beautiful broadcloths and other fabrics, lavishly trimmed with Manchurian Wolf, Caracul, Opossum and other furs. Sizes for woman or miss. at $ 58 .95 The smartest coats you have seen at this price 1 Flared and straightline coats . . . shawl or pouch collar coats with new fur cuff treatments. Tailored of broadcloth with mink-dyed muskrat, wolf, caracul, ringtail opossum. niino «ro«.—second riobr. Smartest New Mid-Winter Hats Just Arrived For Saturday $1.94 $O-79 $O.79 1 2 3 New metallic, new felts in dressy styles for mid-winter wear in every new shade and style and so reasonably priced. All lieadsizes. Girls' Berets—69c to $1.94 Brushed wool, American Angora, French Berets and Other Styles. Kline Bros.—Second Floor. New Costume Jewelry 98c to $2.98 Costume jewelry in the new colorings. Portraying Parisian influence in all its splendor. Earrings, necklaces, beads, pendants, finger rings, bracelets and brooches in every color, design and contrast you could possibly desire. Kline Bros.—Main Floor. Handkerchiefs 50c Women's white and colored linen handkerchiefs, plain and fancy. Georgette and Crepe de Chine Handkerchiefs 50c Plain and lace trimmed, very beautiful assortment. Kline Ilron.—Main Floor. CLARENDON SUITS FOR MEN $ 22 .50 Girls' Coats $1 9.95 to $ i n.95 19 Tweeds, some in ombre effects, furwove cloth or dupile angora mohair. Also the practical broadcloth coat, trimmed with fur collars of beaver and fox. Sizes 8 to 15 years. Kline Broil.—Second Floor, Washable Satin Slips-$1.95 Tailored slips with the essential deep hem or scallop ruffle at bottom. Flesh, white, and fall colorings, 36 to 44. Kline limn.—Second Floor, The result of a unique tailoring plan. Style and quality that cannot be matched at $22.50. Men's fine clothing purchased by many store buying power. Individually selected—dedicated to perfection and distributed exclusively by Kline Bros. Men: Here are clothing values that have never before been possible at $22.50. All woolens and patterns are carefully selected by our experts. Each suit is faultlessly tailored under our supervision. Offering hand tailoring where it counts most. Choose from these fabrics. Cheviots, Serges, Unfinished Worsteds, Worsteds Kline Ilron.—Third Floor. % ^ n "Merville" Hosiery $1 .35 Exclusive in Altoona at Kline Bros. "Merville" full fashioned pure thread silk hosiery famous for beauty and service, French Heel or Pointed Heel in all the new shades. Misses' Rayon Ribbed Stockings, 50c Fine ribbed, full length stockings, in chamois, champagne, tanbark and white. All sizes 6 to 10. Boys' New Golf Socks 50c Winter weight fancy golf socks, in a new assortment of patterns. Sixes 7 to 11. Kline Broil.—Main Floor. Plaid Blankets 85c ea. Cotton plaid blankets, all colors, size 64 by 76 inches. Made of fine cotton. Large Blankets $2.59 pr. Large cotton plaid blankets, size 70 by SO inches, good, warm and serviceable. All Wool Blankets $9.98 pr. J'ure all wool blankets, made of select wool. All colors of block designs, size 70 by 80 inches. Kllutt Bran.—I-owt-r Floor. Special Selling! 2,000 Pairs MEN'S TROUSERS Trousers, suitable for work or dress in sizes for men and young men. All are guaranteed—"A new pair if they Rip." $ I .98 $ O -98 $ Q .98 $ A .98 1 2 3 4 Kline llros.—Third Floor. Turkish Towels 18c Turkish towels with colored border or plain white, size 18 by 36 inches. Bath Towels, 29c Heavy spongy quality, white with colored borders, si/e 22 by 44 inches. KUne Bros.—Ixmtr flour. Infants' Shirts 69c Of line rayon stripe and wool double fold. Infants' sizes 1 to 6. Flannelette Kimono Gowns, 69c In a variety of dainty styles, pink or bine trimmed. Infants' .sizes 1 to 3. Blankets, 49c Medium weight, white, pink, and white and blue, and white border. Size 30 by 40 inches. Flannelette Diapers, $1.49 Dozen Neatly "hemmed, size 27 by 27 inches. 12 in a package. Sweater Sets, $4.95 Four pieces, consisting of sweater, leggings, cap and mittens. White, pink and blue. Kline Broil.—Second Floor. Men's Wool Shirts and Drawers, $1.75 "Winslead" natural wool shirts and drawers in medium or heavy weight. All sizes, regulars and stouts. 32 to 50. Boys' Warm Union Suits—98c Part wool union suits or all cotton union suits made with long sleeves, ankle length or short sleeves, knee length. All ages 6 to 16 years. Men's Flannel Shirts—$1,50 Wool flannel top shirts, in gray or khaki color. Made coat style with two pockets. Sizes 14 J /-> to 17. Men's Heavy Union Suits—$1.50 Part wool or all cotton heavy ribbed union suits, m with long sleeves and ankle length. All sizes 36 to 50. KlUie Bros—Malo floor

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