Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on July 27, 1975 · Page 76
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July 27, 1975

Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 76

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I IF July 27,1975 A REMINDER · TO BRIDES Tbe Daily Mail Woaaea's would like to remind readers that we sow publish ooiy those wedding stories wiuch are received in our department no later than two weeks after the date of the wedding. Also, snapshots are not acceptable. If you are planning a wedding, we urge you to consider these regulations. We regret that there will be no exceptions. FINAL SALE up to 50% off 1022 BRIDGE ROAD CHARLESTON, W. VA. 346-3017 u4cc lOOOQuarrierSt. Ph. 346-9657 Open Monday 'Til 9 P.M. Est. 1925 19" TRINITRON COLOR TV 8-Track music center. ! i ON THE THRESHOLD of a new life together, this silhouetted couple, photographed by Daily Mail staf- fer William Tiernan, depicts a scene which will be enacted thousands of times th'is year. There's no doubt, the increasing number of marriages indicate it's still a wonderful institution. 'A Bunch Of Romantics 7 Says Jeweler Of Young Generation By Monique New York News Writer PARIS -- The young generation? A bunch of romantics," says experts Paris jeweler Raymond Gillet, who stocks more than 150 different wedding bands, many antique reproductions. : French teenagers are so sentimental they even exchange mini-bands to mark a first date," he reveals. At $20 each, in pink or gray gold as fine as thread, they are worn by both sexes. ; Even more striking is the statistic that for the first time sentimental designs have outsold traditional gold bands (what the .trade calls curtain rings). · "Our open-work garland of entwined ivy leaves copies from a Victorian original at $200 tops all sales," says Gillet. · Other favorites include the so-called ·"water witch" (because by an optical illusion it appears to flow in a liquid stream around the finger) and the design of clasped hands around a diamond-centered gold heart. The oldest motif is a knotted band mimicking the plaited wheat straw that Christian slaves of the Romans gave to their ·wives. Those who worked the boats then are reputed to have used a secret chapel close to the present site of the Gillet store, at 19 Rue d'Arcole-squeezed between the ·banks of the Seine and Notre Dame cath- iedral. I Much, in demand are made-to-order 'wedding rings that hinge open to offer "space for a personal message or secret in- [scription. "The same principle as the Borgia's poison ring," quips Gillet, only in -reverse!" ~. However, most of the 57 designers competing in the National Diamond Award this year opted for contemporary shapes. First prize went to woman jeweler Mar- "ianne Camus for a long and narrow dia- inond solitaire embedded sideways into a plain gold band. . ·· Another winner was Pascal Morabito, who sets engagement and wedding dia- 'monds into transparent lucite so that the ·stones have no visible means of support. His wedding ring droos 20 tiny diamonds into crystal-clear plastic by a special Morabito -- patented process to achieve the effect he calls diamond in aspic." And in this ultra-modern untarnishable setting, the engagement ring uses even more stones to glow on the finger like a constellation of stars. KV-1910-Trinitron 19" screen measured diagonally The famous One-Gun/One-Lens Trinitron Color System has a new 114° wide-angle color picturefube. Ir means rhaf a family-size Trinitron has sharp, rich, bright color up front, and the slimmest cabinets around. The skinny new family-size Trinitrons ore really something to see. I onk into the son of the gun today. 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