The Carroll Sentinel from Carroll, Iowa on May 25, 1894 · Page 4
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What the Gay World of Fashion is Wearing—The Very Latest Styles, ALMOST TOO EXUBERANT. Judlc Cliollot Thinks lints nml Itoiinets Are Deflowered Ueyoncl Reason, The floral decorations used on hats this year are almost too exuberant In both quantity and variety. Three or four different kinds of flowers nro clustered together on one hat, and unless the grouping Is Tery skillfully done the effect IB not pleasing. The little auriculas In various colors •re much used, and those compact little tunchcs ore Interspersed with slender sprays of other varieties of blossoms, giving a result which is unsatisfactory to the eye, however up to date It may be. Jetted tips are a prettier trimming, although they are of short lived beauty, as the glittering frost drops off very quickly and leaves the feathers in a too evidently dismantled condition. All headgear intended for women's-wear Kerns to" bo of an ephemeral character, meant only for the quietest of sunny days. The severe simplicity and ugliness of a man's hats permit him to appear at an equal advantage in all weathers, butwom- BTEATV AND LACE HAT. en, unlessihey adopt masculine styles, find It difficult to keep from looking more or less bedraggled in times of bad weather. To women who have no occasion to go out «f doors except on bright days this is of no consequence, but to the many others who do go out it is a great annoyance to experience the facts that velvet and ribbon ore •potted by rain, lace wilts and ostrich feathers look as if they were plucked from • wet hen. There is a certain degree of consolation in knowing that a man, in ipite of his superiority in convenience of costume, undergoes on exactly similar vexation when his new silk hat is exposed to an unexpected shower. A favorite trimming for Inco hats is a largo garland of roses or perhaps more buds and foliage. This includes several , iprays besides three or four long rubber •terns set with thorns and tiny buds or leaflets. A transparent hat thus decorated needs no other garniture. One or two of the sprays are allowed to stand erect, while the rest ore laid along the brim and round the crown, one being permitted to drop upon the hair. The sketch given is of a largo hat of fancy straw of the natural color. The brim is covered with white lace, which drops over the edge. In front is a cluster of four black tips, held together by a tight bunch of pink roses. A little to the right of, the • tack are three full blown pink roses. JUDIO CUOLLET. WALKING AND VISITING GOWNS. At the loft is a walking costume of purple cloth, open in front and allowing a maize satin breadth with three rows of white lace. The cape is of lace and hoi rows of gold braid on the collar. Two more walking and visiting gowns are shown. octerlstlo dress which shall be cosmopolitan enough to embrace the beauties of the costumes of all countries and national enough to Include the disadvantages of none. A sketch Is given of a pretty neck garniture of wide block moire ribbon and spangled block lace. The ribbon forms the heading of a full bertha of the lace, and a tight wrinkled collar of moire surround the neck. The ribbon is brought down to a point in front where the bertha fastens under a large moire bow. JUDIC CnoLLET. TRAVELING A CIRCLE. learning all the intricacies of the process Is no easy task. It takes about a dozen balls of silk for an ordinary pair of stockings, but when they arc finished they are infinitely, better than any that can bo bought. A woman who has a brother or a husband whom she wishes to please very much will certainly succeed in doing so if she knits him a pair of black silk socks for evening wear. Fashion I» a Merry Go Round Thmt Tnnu to the Same Old Tune. Fashion seems never to make any real progress. Like a bewildered traveler, she goes In a circle. She passes through certain phases of sense and beauty, but she is. I sure sooner or later to return on her own tracks and revive foolish and ugly styles that her votaries fancied were done away with long ago. Witness the Victorian modes, unblushlngly reproduced for ua after the really artistic dressing of three or four years ago. Wo have not been compelled to go the entire length and wear hoops, scoop bonnets and shoulder scams long enough to reach the elbow, but we have gone quite as far as Is safe. Curiously enough, the one feature of these styles worthy of seeing the light again has been Ignored—that Is, the very full sleeve gathered Into a tight band which was buttoned WHY SHOULD PARIS DICTATE? indie Chollct C rices American* to Originate Their Own Fashion*. Parisian authorities tell us that moire In both plain and fancy varieties was never BO much used as at present, and that block and white are still a favorite combination. By the bye, why must we In America depend BO absolutely on the dictum of people at the other side of the world in regard to costume? Why do wo not Lave our own authorities on dress and invent our own styles rather than appear in European fashions which have begun to bo •tale there'before tlioy have gained a hold hero? As it is, wo look to England for our tailor'made modes and got all the rest from Paris, with a little unacknowledged assistance from Vienna. Perhaps our slav- IshncsB in this respect accounts in a measure for the opinion entertained of us by the average uutravelcd European, who fan- CROCHETED I/ACE. A variation on the late popular fancy of following out an embroidery pattern on cushion covers with waved braid, fastening It down with embroidery stitches, is the idea of trimming summer gowns with feather edge braid applied In the same way. A gown of light blue duck hod the front breadth of the skirt covered with a design outlined with white feather edge braid, and the rovers, vest and cuffs were similarly decorated. Embroidered baby jackets for the house are often seen this year and are as dainty a kind of work as anybody could wish to do. An exceptionally pretty one was of fine white cashmere and was embroidered in tiny scallops around the edge with pale blue silk. Each corner of the front had a small embroidered garland tied With a true lover's knot, also in pole blue. Frenchwomen have taken up the knitting and crocheting of thread loco for the trimming of underwear. It is tedious work, but that sort of lace wears a long time and washes beautifully^ There are many pretty patterns, one of which, a cro- clutod variety, is illustrated. JUDIC CHOLLET. are Seen, but tftd plafn doimftti shape has an antiquated look now, and the wings ate oustoinaf ily So foil as to give 1 the fashionable cape effect. Where the short capo Is not considered sufficiently dignified tot an elderly woman, the fronts are often lengthened into long plain tabs that reach half way down the skirt or are arranged In full points of the same length. The illustration shows a half length tight coat made of iron gray sicillenne, It is cut with a flaring basque, the fullness of which IB increased by plaits laid at the back of the waist. Bach Beam of the basque is covered with jet galloon, and the middle seam of the back of the bodice is likewise covered, The gigot sleeves are trimmed with bands of jet. A flounce of wide black lace extends over the shoulders, and a flaring collar edged with jet surrounds tho neck, at the back of which is placed a large bow of black moire and satin ribbon. JUDIO CnotLET. VERY UGLY, BUT NEW. The Fan Skirt Is the Latent ITfuhJan Novelty From Paris. It is astonishing how the terms in tho vocabulary of fashion change in meaning in tho course of time. A few years ago, for instance, an inquiry for dimity—a fascinatingly old fashioned name It is—produced from the dealer's shelves a thick, stiff, highly glazed fabric, with a twill, when it produced anything at all, which was eeldom. This material was used for furniture slips and was of most uninteresting aspect. Today tho word dimity means a variety of sheer cotton dress stuffs, White and colored, often sprinkled with tiny bouquets or delicately striped and figured. Duck is another thing the signification of which has become modified. Formerly It was a plain heavy goods used for men's hot weather suits and quite destitute of any pretenses to frivolity. At present duck is not only striped and variously A-DIMITT GOWN. spotted with color, but comes in various shades of blue, red, green and lilgc in solid color, besides tho damask effects in plain white, which are its latest development. In the way of novelties there are other things besides damasked duck, however. Parisian women are appearing in what they call a fan skirt. In narrow goods like silk it consists of nine breadths, the front and bock edges of which ore cut slightly convex. It iti very ugly, but new... There is nothing fresh in sleeves and bodices. It would indeed be difficult to think of anything in either which has not already appeared with variations, with the exception of the threatened plain tight sleeve which has not yet suggested itself practically. All the effects to bo produced by ruffles, puffs and collars'have been given us over and over, and we have been able to make a'choice, among an exceptionally large number of equally fashionable styles. Tho gown illustrated is of figured dimity, tho skirt being trimmed with three ribbon ruchings. The round full bodice is shirred around tho shoulders to form a pointed yoke, over which falls a wide collar. Tho elbow sleeves consist of a large puff terminated by a double ruffle. The waist IB encircled by a white satin sash. JUDIQ CnOLLET. Get Up." ttem't expect your ho«e to hutty until vou have done yottr part. If your wagon ia poorly greased, the more he hurries the foster both horse and wagon will wear out, Is the horse's-friend and his master's friend. It saves labor for one and money for the other. It's the slickest grease you ever saw. Sold by all dealers. Wadham'sOil and GreaseCo, MILWAUKEE, WIS. F. M. DAVENPORT, A TTOKNK AT LAW. Legal buslnem tiam> f\ acted to botb ntate and federal courts. dAW o Mice over Mark's drygeods»tore,Carroil Many Year a Ago The people of Arizona 1ft- ed in oaves of dliffs, ate and slept upon the ground and did not wear many clothes. In those days there were no clothing stores. To supply the demand of these changed titnes we are carrying a fine stock of all kinds of spring and summer clothing, and not only that, but many other things in the way of new and nobby furnishing goods that are perhaps no more necessary now than they were in the days of the Cliff Dwellers, but that help to make a man or boy look neat and nobby and up with the times. NOOKELS&GNAM, The Reliable One-Price Clothiers, South Side Square, Carroll, Iowa. For cool drinks. We carry a full line of the Colfax mineral spring waters, also Shaw's celebrated Ginger Ale, Lemon-Ginger and Pops. Ice Cream and Lemonade at 'THE HUB." Coolest place in town. M. E. ROBBINS, Proprietor. ECONOMY In fire insurance means the placing of your insurance with an agent who represents companies that are known to be reliable. Don't waste your money by taking a policy in a company where you are not sure of getting your insurance if you are unfortunate enough to be burned out. You can't sleep o' nights' if you do. Ti BEST ARE NONE 100 BUJ1MEB WALKING COSTUME, •round tho wrist. Those sleeves wera graceful and extremely becoming to the hand, and when made of transparent material to the arm also. But, although the 1880 costume has como into fashlota again, tho corresponding etiquette finds no place in the modern code of manners. Then if a woman appeared on the street with a man ho invariably gave her his arm, a custom which has now so fallen out of use that it seems ridiculous.; also a wife always entered'a ballroom or other place of public assemblage on her husband's arm, but in these days a woman who did not as a matter of course leave her escort to bring up tho rear on all such occasions would bo laughed at, and so would he. As for bicycling and tennis playing, they go on quite as actively as if the Victorian fashions had never reappeared, although tho traditions of these modes ore contrary to all such vigorous amusements. An illustration is given of a costume of bolgo drap d'oto and white ombroidured voilo. Tho skirt is trimmed with a /loimeo of tho latter, which is set almost Its width above the horn und headed by a black sutln fold. Tho full round bodico Is of Mock sutln, confined ut tho waist by a white belt. Tho bolgo flgaro jacket is in ouo piece and Is linod witli wiilto. It buttons on tho loft shoulder with a largo black button and has a block standing collar. Tho glgot sleovou aro plain. JUDIO CHOIXKT. IT HAS A FtVAWAY LOOK. A l*c« EBfeot In Summer Wrap* That I* Tery FetoUlugy Tbo time for the consideration of wraps and coats as protective garment* to post for tho season, but they stiHtform an important part of tho wardrobe, being now made of tho thinnest possible stuffs and worn as a finish to formal costumes. Voluminous capes of sheer not, figured lace or Jotted tulle aro seen in groat variety and are a very pleasing addition to outdoor attire, especially for carriage wear. They are sometimes formed of horizontal bands of ribbon mounted on net or alternating with strips of insertion, or have a fitted yoke much trimmed, tho loco being accordion plaited and set around tho edge of it in a flounce that flares suddenly out with a flyaway effect very taking in hot weather. In all cases they ore of light weight, except when loaded down with jot, which F. E. Weston has the best there are and your insurance as low as you can secure RELIABLE company. The will write it in any TORNADO SEASON Is upon us. Have Weston write your insurance and insert a tornado clause. F. E. WESTON RELIABLE INSURANCE. AT THE HERALD OFFICE. LACK AND MOIIfE I1KRTI1A. clcs tliut wo never BOW gas or any other modorn improvement, and that tho major- Jtyof Uio citizens oj Now York urorod uiou with swilps at Iliulr boll*. It wunt 1)0 u groat disillusionment to tlioso same Europeans when they do travel to tills country to find that railroads u«tl "tram cars" uro quilo mutters of course, und that gold uuggots wo nut to 1)0 jilolioO, up in tho streets by uvory comer, despite I ho Ytiuulod wealth of thu hiud. When thoy vbsorvo Auiorlwu WODIOH HO coniiuiuud with uugcriiowi to (iduj)t foreign li.,;1ihaie, liowovw, thoy arc >jo,<<luu])t coiih •! il by tho conviction thuji iiuiiorlcil jn< ' , nro tuoonlynlUTiuiUvolo not much jirusnuot thai tin' >•.; will liuvu imtiliioiunigh to i \ waemlully American irostunujii, hut >vosli iu virgin t»oll 4u which stxiilB ol' i reudUy i^'i'minutr, uml.tiiuro IHTJ. flg\vor ( uf iil. WOMAN'S DEFT HAND. It Still I.ovi>» to Llugor Over Vauvy Work twofVurv. However many women dovoto their lol- sure hours to philanthropy, intellectual Improvement or physical culture, thoro will always IK) a fair proportion who cling to undent traditions uud upend thoir spavo tlmo in doing aomo nort of funny work, Tho wisdom of bonding over «v noodle fdr hows when H la notnuwtwity winch urges tho labor may bo quoBfloneu, hut women will do it uud are always anxious to louru Bomo now way of exorcising their deftness € iiind. No doubt it these BOIUO women buon born men thoy wouUUwu ijoon eubluot uinkora, «oldwnUlu or followem of towo othuvtruuolu which thoruU equal BUOJIO for manual duxturlty. l&lng women, they inuko pupa? flowt-w ami wubrbld- er uouoh cushion*, A pretty iaeulUtttiou of a couutvy custom is tho KnHltJug ot uilk otocltluga, Hut every wwimn knows how to shape them; and | B10IUENNK COAT. remains a favorite garniture In spite of tho rivalry of black spangles, which are lighter and more brilliant, but toss rleh looking. Thin tailor made cloth jnokots in mode colors uro tho uocoptcd thing for informal wourou cool Ouyu aud for tmvuling. More elaborate OUUB uro niiwlo ofcfhi'i 8l)k> OUtlu or moire profusely irliumvu. These may be worn with u moire or othor silk skirt, and over u thin blout>o they will not udd greatly to the weight und unuowfortubli' warmth "f tho gown. They nro usually tight fitting und may be iu the double breasted KKin jttokct stylo or may have u hauiiuo either long or short, provided it i» Having in tSio buuk. Wide rovers dcoartitu tho front, often outlined with fluo Jot, and (urge jot buttons are used. A few medium length TELEGRAPHIC NEWS IN BRIEF. Twelve patrolmen who were discharged at Indianapolis will sue the police board for damages. Physicians at Belleville, Ky., deolart that Harry Albury, aged 14, has a case ol genuine leprosy. Eight convicts working on the roads near Little Bock;, Ark., made a dash Cor liberty and four negroes escaped. Marshall D. Talcott of Chicago is a director of the New York Law and Collection company, incorporated at Albany with a capital of 1350,000. Work has commenced on a system of waterworks at Grinnell, Ia. The plan is a deep well aud standpipe, aud will cost' In the neighborhood of $80,000, E, M. AkinJ general secretary, ot the Rockford Young Men's Christian association, has accupU'il the position of associate secretary of the Kansas Young Men's Christian association. An operatic manager has offered Madeline Pollard ISOO u week to slur In his company. Dr. J. A. Houser of Indianapolis claims to have arranged with ex-Queen Lilluoku- lani for a lecturing tour ot the United States. Charlotte Smith says a delegation from the Woman's National Industrial league will join Coxey's «rmy at Washington. Milwaukee letter carriers will demand pay of Uncle Sam for overtime xince the passage of the eight-hour law in 1888. Much sickncKs is reported among Hurley, Win., ininui'M, whose constitutions have been greatly weakened by months of privation. Mew Orleans authorities deny that the new government of Honduras will surrender E. A. Uurlce, LouUluua's default- •tate treasurer. Tobacco raising promise* to become an imported Industry in Kaunas. Congressman Curtis' father has started from Topeka In a boat to go to New Orleans. About 8,000 colored men attended the meeting ut BlrmUufhuiu, Ala , to consider emigration to Africa. A number of Kansas state officials are vald to have invent oil in viflualile wining property tin Indian territory, ConKr<*HHiuau-al-Large Harris of Kan- eus declines to hu u uuiulictaUi for ruuwm- Inution and a boom has biu<n sturted for J«rvy Bluipnvu a* bis successor. OaptiMu I'jTTuiiuiiu', May 1M.— Cujituin J. R. Meredith, thu well kuowu civil eugluoor, committed suklao by uhooliug hliuwlf iu thu head. BfVR bOCK The Modern Writing. Machine Ia the invention of genius, unfettered by old-school traditions. It has been brought to perfection in it* mechanical details by four yeara of experience, bucked by ample capital, helped by practical meu determined to spare no endaavar to manufacture a high grade machine which stall produce the beat work with the least affori aud in the shortest Urn*. Its prioe may by a little Higher than that of otbera, but the Bar-L»ok to made tor theolow who want The Bert Typewriter Poitlble, And the only double key-board machine tbat write* EVERY LETTER IN SIGHT XNDOHSHD by those who use it: I ti, Q. Dun d> Co, St. Paul, Minn, 1'inkttrton National DeUatlve Ageiusy. (8) R, It. ( New York Central & Uudi»n River MWtt/an Central H. K. Co. (10) Daenjwr t Dully Deinourat. Davenport Dully 'Mmes. Superior Evtmina Telegram. National Wall Paper Oo. (7) And thousand* of others, (10 ) ia your ofllw, and unless 7011 like ft you pay nothing. Old maohinas eiobanged Our Beat ou trial the Bar-book baa a chaooe to speak far itself and to ataud on Hi own merit*, which (• just where we, want lite U»r-Look to aland. We t»J» all the risk ot it* not pleasing yon. Whatever typewriter you buy, there are typewriter aeoreks yon should know. Our catalogue contain* them. Bead a postal for fc). Tbo Columbia Typewriter Mfg. Co., tutu at., uuos uaii iritui »»«., 0 H. COLLINS, MANAQCM. »** YOU*. St. i»at|l lii'ttMcli, (M* Ibut 4(1) Street. "m 'i f

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