The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 21, 1950 · Page 13
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 13

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 21, 1950
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A Dressy 1950 Suit i> 4su ^, dre f v suit wit " detailed yoke line and d-in waist. Tailored in an exclusive worsted fabric it is lw^l*?-? °^ ing f. 01 ? 1 " 8 -™ 6 trim skirt has the patented "Drum- irt , With its inner lining to keep it from sagging or stretching Swansdown gives the "ensemble look" to plaid and monotone worsted by Miron. The jacket is gently curved over 'the hips, carries pocket accent and is multi-buttoned. A simple kick-pleat gives easy grace to the'skirt. The matching topper carries the same detailing of the suit itself. Sun Dress Or Gown, Simplicity Is The Word Cole of California presents a crisp, border-printed pique sun dress. . .its heart-shaped bodice gives a lovely uplift. Ride 'Em Cowboy In Western Gear Dust off your shootin' irons and sharpen your spurs, for Western wear is here to stay! Inspired by radio, television, movies and comic strips, the American boy insists on wearing cowpunchcr outfits for everything from school to dress-up occasions. Outfits range from simple jeans and checked shirts to elaborate costumes including sombreros, boots, spurs, fancy belts and authentic-looking pistols. The value of each outfit increases with the autograph or insignia of the cowboy hero sponsoring its manufacture. Vanishing Collar Latest Innovation Dominating the shirt scene for summer will be the startlingly new vanishing-band collar, combining for the first time the dress-up and go-to-business shirt with the comfort of a sport shirt! And the designers are emphatic in stating these new-collar shirts are NOT sport shirts! An ingeniously-designed two- piece construction brings the neckband to a disappearing point at the front, giving maximum comfort and a'dressy appearance. Open, the two-piece construction allows the collar to fold back, giving the appearance of a convertible collared shirt. Denims Have A New Dapper Look Denim has come off the farms and the ranches to make its appearance on golf links . . . for boating ... at patio and barbecue parties ... or on the tennis courts. Wherever smart people meet ... to relax and be casual, there denim has an entry. As handsome as they are practical, denim coordinates are teamed up in ensembles of sunr and swim shorts, slacks, jackets, shirts and jaunty caps. In a rainbow assortment of colors, the new denims are wonderfully washable und color fast. CROWS Five Swea City youths have killed 29lj crows within the past two montli!>. The youths scouted the gathering places of the crows und formulated a plan of attack which worked pretty well with the wily flyers. Their largest haul at any one tuny was 45. At ten cents per crow, the official bounty, their hiuitiug has netted Tuesday, March 21, 1950 AJgorta Upper Des Motnes—7 AT- DRESSES- Timely As Tulips! Every dress styled by the leading manufacturers. Look for the trade name—"Reich" "Carlye" — "Perry Brown"— "Johnnie Jr."—"Habcrn"—"Ber- sell" — "Manford" — "Betty Hartford" — "Nelly Don" — "Georgianna" — "Darlene" — "Mayfair" "Mynetts" — Marie Dressier" "Sacony" — "Petite Lady" and "Paul Sargent." Materials are outstanding and styled for every figure. Sizes 9 to 17—10 to 20—12M: to 26% and 38 to 52. Priced from $5.95 to $39.75 PURSES Corde's—Leathers and Plastics shown in 1 black, navy, brown, saddle, red and green. All the newer styles in metal frames and zipper openings. SKIRTS-JACKETS Sweaters—make a lovely spring wardrobe. Beautiful new combinations that you'll marvel at. If Its new—you'll find it at Christensen's. FOUNDATION GARMENTS Be fitted with the proper garment. All the new styles in "Formfit" girdles and "Life Brassieres—Warners girdles and alphabet brassieres—VassareUes in all styles. Your New EASTER SUIT $24.75 to $75 Belle Sharmeer HOSIERY A truly full fashioned proportioned hose—The new spring shades are beautiful — sot' shades of beige—greys and medium shades that blend with any coloring. Purple top for short—green top for medium—red top for tall. Also outsizcs for stout. 45 and 51 gauge— $1.50 to $1.95 A Bounty of Beautiful BLOUSfcS! $2.85 to $5.95 California styled in both tailored and dressy. Made from Unpopular nylon and tissue failles in whites, nuvys and ull t;ie soft pastel shades. All sizes 32 to 44. Complete showing of new broadcloth in white, pastel.; and plaids—both Peter Pan and convertible collars. Suits that cause lots of chatter. Wee waisted, wide lapeled and with swish flounces or the popular tailored styles. 100% wool sheen gabardines, tico cloth and mens wear fabrics. Shown in the popular shades of navy, aqua, dacia, red, greens, toast and black. Sizes 9 to 15— 10 to 20—14'A to 24li.' GLOVES Leathers and Fabrics that give the right combination for your new wardrobe. Shorty and dale cuff styles in ull the popular colors. COSTUME JEWELRY We boast the most complete showing in this section. See these newer styles in necklaces—bracelets—ear rings— pins and novelties. Your New EASTER COAT Just For You! $19.75 to $69.50 THESE FAMOUS APPAREL LINES Await Your Selection at Christensen's! COATS and SUITS • Sterling • Marc* • Yoothcraft • Klingrite • Leed's • Maurice • Miss Glamour • Sacony • Crestknit Coats that were made just for you. All the popular lengths and styles. Showing the new seini- petul collars, diagonal pockets und cuffed sleeves. A new luxury ia yours . . . the luxury of • gorgeous materials and lit. Shown in gabardine—piimalene —tweeds- -snug fleece in thu newer shades. All sizes—juniors, regular and

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