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SUNDAY, JUDY 11, 1948

THE MICHIGAN DAILY

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asbah To Give Rdmission-Free Outdoor Dance on

Jeague Mal

Mrt Starr's Sextet
Wi a; Peters,
To Provide Vocals
Tradiotinally hot and bothered system will carry the music to the
students will give way to calm, dancers.
cool and collected fresh air fans,
Saturday night when the usual Co-Sponsors
indoor Casbah is transformed in- The League cafeteria will be
to an admission-free outdoors open for those wishing refresh-
shindig. ments.
A tonic for summer heat will be Co-sponsored by the League
provided in the form of an open and Student Legislature, the af-
air dance on the Mall and in the fair was inaugurated during last
street surrounding. The band- summer session and proved so
stand will be set up on the west popular that this year's committee
steps of the League, featuring the made plans for another such acca-
smooth music of Art Starr and his sion to liven up the sultry mid-
sextet. Renee Peters will provide July weekend. Heading the com-
vocals as usual and an amplifying mittee are Pat Reed, Hanny Leit-
son and Al Maslin.
Dancing on the Mall ;
Form a I H p According to the co-chairmen,
PIat least 2,000 are expected to at-
tend. The street will be closed to
o e iven cars so that there may be dancing
on both sides of the Mall. Benches
will be available for those who
An evening on Waikiki beach, wish to sit out a dance now and
Honolulu, Hawaii, will be the then.
theme of the League summer for- Mayor Brown has approved the
mal, "Hawaiian Hop," planned for party and arrangements have
July 24 in the League ballroom. been made with the local police
Dancers will be provided with force to close the street to cars
an evening of restful Hawaiian while the dance is in progress
atmosphere with Art Starr's mu- from 9 p.m. to midnight.
sic and Renee Peters' vocals. The Alternate Arrangements
ballroom will be decorated on a In case of rain, never improba-
South Seas theme. ble in Ann Arbor even in July, al-
Costing $1.50 per couple, the ternate arrangements have been
dance will last from 9 p.m. to made to hold the dance in the
midnight and will be semi-formal. League Ballroom. Contrary to us-
Lois Steere, committee chairman, ual summer Casbah tradition, no
has announced that tickets are hostesses will be provided to help
being sold at the League. acquaint the stags with the hags.
O Twinface Rugs and Mats
with Matching Seat Covers
This is something new in Rugs that are reversible,
combining chenille and loops. They launder easily,V
give you double wear and we have a wide color and size 4
range. Priced $4.25, $6.75, $8.50, $10.00 and $1.25
for seat covers. Use them in your bath or bedroom.
ALWAYS REASONABLY PRICED
The Gage Linen Shop o
11 Nickels Arcade
Open Monday thru Friday 9:30 to 5:30
Saturday 9:00 to 1:00 .
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ON TIME FOR CHOW-Margery Odell feeds her pet crow, Melvin, which calls promptly at 2 p.m.
daily for its ration at her home at West Lake Forest, Chicago suburb.

New Look' Haircut Proves
Boon in Sticky July Weather

More Married
Older Women

Weddings &
Engagements
Groves-Oddy
Mrs. Benjamin Groves of Ann
Arbor has announced the marriage
of her daughter, Barbara Lillian,
to Robert K. Oddy, son of Mr. and
Mrs. William C. Oddy of Grosse
Pointe.
The ceremony took place Sat.,
June 26, in the First Presbyteri
Church. Mrs. Oddy (Barbara
Groves) is a graduate of Monti-
cello college and attended Hills-
dale college and the University.
She is a member of Kappa Kappa
Gamma sorority.
Mr. Oddy, a University grad-
uate, is a member of Theta Delta
Chi fraternity,
Van Kleek-Flagg
Mr. and Mrs. Harley R. Van
Kleek of Ann Arbor have an-
nounbed the marriage of their
daughter, June Elise, to Robert
Barry Flagg on Sat., June 26 in
Trinity Lutheran church.
The bride is a graduate of the
Uniyersity school of education.
Mr. Flagg, the son of Mr. and Mrs.
Samule B. Flagg of Ludlow, Mass.,
graduated from the University
school of engineering.
.Clark-Snow
Mr. and Mrs. C. N. Clark of
Bowling Green, O., have an-
nounced the engagement and ap-
proaching marriage of their
daughter, Charlotte Ann, to Mr.
Brook Hill Snow of Ann Arbor.
Miss Clark attended the Univer-
sity for two years and has spent
the past year in New York study-
ing voice privately.
Mr. Snow, the son of Mrs.
Charles E. Shearer of Bay City,
attended Colorado College and
Bay City Junior College. He has
also attended the University and
will finish his work next June.
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Weiss-Johnson
Mrs. Clarence E. Weiss of Ann
Arbor has announced the marri-
age of her daughter, Marion E.,
to Mr. Charles Frederick John-
son Sat., July 3 in the chapel of
the First Methodist Church.
Mrs. Johnson (Marion Weiss)
received her BS and MA degrees
from the University and, is a
teacher of physical education at
University high school. She is a
member of Alpha Delta Pi soror-
ity, and Pi Lambda Theta and
Phi Kappa Phi honor societies.
Mr. Johnson, the son of Mrs.
Fred J. Johnson of Dexter, at-
tended the Universty.

On t4e a e n
DESPITE the sticky weather, fashion magazines are featuring news
about fall clothes. The NewLook is supposed to be out the win-
dow in the fall, but from the looks of the styles displayed, it will only
be sticking its head out. "New" warm colors are featured for fall
wear, bright orange, warm browns and the varied greens. Loose swing-
ing jackets will be featured side by side with the pencil line suits.
Capes will still be fashionable and there won't be much of a differ-
ence in the length of hems in every style dress.
STILL in the throes of hot weather, despite the showings of maga-
zines and the local stores,, cotton clothes are uppermost in the
minds of coeds. One of the most practical materials for summer
clothes is the corded fabric. It wears well, washes and irons beauti-
fully and has the crisp, cool look. Not recommended for the very,
very hot days.
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M ADEMOISELLE magazine has some interesting tips on how to
keep cool. The only inexpensive tip offered is the one about
having a cool "attitude." Others include skin fresheners, sharply
cool cologne, cool cottons, food, drinks, frills and feet.
THE UPCOMING summer formal should be turning coed's thoughts
to cotton evening gowns. Local shopping so far has not been too
fruitful along that line. We have seen though, ingenious patterns for
hot-weather formals which range from strapless numbers to off-the-
shoulder, midriff gowns. The patterns are simpler than they look and
a few diligent hours of work can turn any coed into the belle of the
ball.
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Now that the hot summer
weather is striking its full muggy
force, women will be grateful to
those hair-stylists who dreamed
up the New Look haircut.,
In addition to ridding women of
sticky, heavy hair at the nape of
the neck in these hot days, the
short hair cut, presents a sleek,
cool look. Easy to take care of, the
new haircut looks neat and so-
phisticated as' well.
Variations on the Theme
Variations on the shortie hair-
cut can be adapted to almost any
occasion. Slight bangs and the
short pagetboy which iscut to
slant up at, the sides from the
neck to ears is a popular style
for business women who want that
trim appearance.
College women favor the casual
bang and soft curls. For more
formal occasions, the haircut can
be glamorized by sweeping the
hair from the sides to the top of
the head in short, demure curls.
Long Hair Advice
Women who still can't bear to
cut their long hair, can achieve
the same look in a few extra min-
utes. For hair that is over eight.
inches long, the classic middle

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part and sleek ear buns achieve
charming and unusual effect. The
hair is brushed away from the
middle part and downward in
back.
Combing it back to a point
about an inch behind the ear, an-
chor the hair firmly with a tooth
comb and be sure the teeth are
slanted forward. Thenr pull the
hair away from the front and to-
ward the back, twisting it into a
rope all the way to the very ends.
Then swing the rope forward be-
low the tuck comb and coil it flat-
ly over the ear. Secure it firmly
into place with hairpins. Arrange
the left coil in the saie way.
Careful Grooming
Whether short'hair or long hair,
achieving the same effect, careful
grooming is still essential for the
New Look. The hundred-stroke
brush routine, resulting in gleam-
ing hair, heightens the -Aeekness
of the look.
Cowlicks spoil the effect of the
New Look, but the part can be
arranged so that, they are no
longer a problem. The most satis-
factory part curves from the
temple, right into the cowlick at
the crown.

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The changing character of the
women's force, of great impor-
tance to management, is gaining
stability from two sources, the
magazine Business Week reports.
"First of all, it comes from a
steadily growing percentage of
older women in jobs (slightly more
than half today are 35 years old
or more), and secondly, from an
increase in married women work-
ers (46 per cent of the women
job holders today are married.)
"Reasons listed forkthe increase
in married women workers by the
Women's Bureau of the Depart-
ment of Labor are: (1) There's
been a marked change in the so-
cial attitude toward working
wives. (2) Because of high living
costs, families now require more
income. (3) There are relatively
fewer unmarried women in the
employable age brackets than be-
fore the war-in other words,
girls are getting married faster
now.
"Also more women are becom-
ing independent business women."

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American Mills offers you the cool softness of
fine batiste blended with demure eyelet em-
broidery . . . surplice neckline, trim, little midriff
and billowing skirt. In pink, blue, and maize.
Sizes 32 to 40
$39 t~o $ 9
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Then, you can't afford to miss this outstanding clearance of odds and ends
in summer wardrobe basics and extenders. Not every size in every group,
but, each article is drastically reduced, of the highest quality, and taken
from our regular stocks. Hurry, groups are limited.

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SUITS White Cohamas and pastel gabardines,
wonderful for traveling . . $15, $19
DRESSES A group of better dresses
in cotton, dark sheers, prints...... ..$3, $5, $12, $19
COATS Three-quarter lengths and shorties,
in gabardines and summer fabrics ...... ..... $19
FORMALS An exquisite group of summer formals,
chiffons, nets, crepes .......... ....... . $5 to $15
BATHING SUITS Our entire stock of summer suits.
lastex, wool, cotton ................ . . . .....Reduced 20%
BEACH COATS Pink, navy, orchid, pale green, blue, beige, rust
broadcloths and white toweling with hoods ................... $7
SKIRTS A few 4-gore and ballerina styles,
black and colors ........ ..... ........... ........... $2.98
BLCOUSES White, and print cotton or jersey blouses,
some summer peasant styles. ....................$1.00 & $2.98
TOMMIE PAJAMAS. . Shortie styles in cotton or seersucker,

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