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Alligator Bag
Price: $9.00
Description Set in durable tortoise color plastic squares, the bag is an attractively shaped roomy zip-top pouch. Rich alligator is combined with plastic to create this eye-catching bag that goes well with everything.

Alligator Bag 1950

Ankle Tie Shoe
Price: $4.98
Description Smartly styled ankle tie. Rolled leather thong crosses instep, through back loop, ties around ankle. Pliable leather upper. Thick, springy ribbed wrapped crepe rubber sole and heel. Sewed construction. Choose from brown or red leather.

Ankle Tie Shoe 1950

Box Bag
Price: $9.00
Description Perky little box bag in creamy soft calfskin. Has leather top handle in a wrist length style. There is an eye-catching gold color metal turnlock and a roomy interior with rear wall zipper pockets. Has coin purse and mirror.

Box Bag 1950

Buckle and Strap Shoe
Price: $7.85
Description Smart for business, right for sport clothes, too. Buckle and strap for your snug fit. Easy to resole Goodyear welt construction. Preflexed leather sole needs no breaking in. Has a rubber heel.

Buckle and Strap Shoe 1950

Bustle Bow Calot
Price: $3.69
Description Bustle-Bow Calot has gleaming sequins and a rayon veil. Fine wool felt. Colors include dark brown or dark green with gold color sequins, gray with silver color sequins or all black.

Bustle Bow Calot 1950

Calfskin Sling Pump
Price: $5.98
Description Low cut sling pump, makes your foot look slender and shorter. Has an adjustable strap and a leather sole. Comes in brown calfskin, black calfskin, red calfskin or green calfskin.

Calfskin Sling Pump 1950

Dressy Helmet
Price: $2.29
Description Dressy helmet of rich rayon velvet smartly places fluffy feathers to one side. Sure to fit... grosgrain covered plastic clip hugs head securely. Glamorous and so easy to wear. Colors come in black, dark brown, wine red, dark green or navy blue.

Dressy Helmet 1950

Curved Frame Pouch
Price: $6.00
Description Curved frame pouch in butter-soft lambskin or rich velvety suede. Has a striking polished gold-color metal curved frame and the tear-drop folds give a soft rounded shape to the bag. Has a roomy interior with rear wall and zipper pockets. Colors include black suede, brown suede, red lambskin, black lambskin or brown lambskin.

Curved Frame Pouch 1950

Dazzle Beret
Price: $1.98
Description Shining metallic threads mingle with wool and cotton felt. Colors with gold-color threads are black, dark brown, bright red, white, dark green. Medium gray comes with silver-color threads.

Dazzle Beret 1950

Double Roll Calot
Price: $3.59
Description The double-roll calot adds a detachable, rayon-lined scarf to drape as you wish--a glamour "extra." Made of fine quality rayon velvet in black, dark brown, dark green or wine red.

Double Roll Calot 1950

Dramatic Profile Hat
Price: $4.98
Description Dramatic profile hat of extra fine quality. A great value in luxurious fur felt. Beautifully dressmaker-draped. Soaring self-leaf in black, dark brown, medium gray or dark green.

Dramatic Profile Hat 1950

Dressy Homburg
Price: $3.88
Description Dressy homburg made with a lustrous rayon satin ribbon band and lavishly gathered rosettes. Novelty plastic ornament. Fine wool felt. Very flattering and easy to wear. Colors include black, cocoa brown, navy blue, dark green, wine red or medium gray.

Dressy Homburg 1950

Fancy Embossed Shoe
Price: $7.85
Description Bright as a new coin... loaded with eye-catching appeal. Fancy embossed design on toe adds beauty to smooth leather upper. Roomy moc-type toe. Striking new zebra trim on sole edge. Rubber sole, hard heel. Goodyear welt.

Fancy Embossed Shoe 1950

Feather Tip Quills Hat
Price: $2.98
Description Feather-tip quills on a stunning off-face hat. Clever curl-cuff. Rayon velvet, rayon lined. Colors include black, dark brown, dark green, medium gray or wine red.

Feather Tip Quills Hat 1950

Four Leaf Clover Square
Price: 98 cents
Description Colorful pure silk floral square. Scalloped in a four-leaf clover pattern. This versatile 23-inch square gives unlimited possibilities for costume accents. Twist it at your throat, spread wide as a collar or tuck in your suits and v-neck dresses. Hand washable. Comes in red with medium blue, royal blue with red or brown with green.

Four Leaf Clover Square 1950

Genuine Corde Bag
Price: $6.00
Description Choice of underarm and pannier handle zip-tops. Has rich self-embroidered and quilted design on front. Two swagger pockets with a scalloped top and rayon lining. Choose from black or brown corde in an underarm style or with pannier handle.

Genuine Corde Bag 1950

Glamour Cap
Price: $2.29
Description Glamour cap hugs your head snugly with its grosgrain-covered plastic clip. Dashing feather cascade at the side. Three-section crown. Fine rayon velvet. Colors come in all black, dark brown, navy blue or wine red.

Glamour Cap 1950

Head Hugging Helmet
Price: $3.94
Description Head-hugging helmet with richly stitched crown. Exquisite feather brushes angled smartly. Flattering rayon veiling. Fine wool felt. Choose from black, dark brown, medium gray, dark green or white with black trim.

Head Hugging Helmet 1950

Jeepers Athletic Shoes
Price: $3.79
Description Built over professional last to follow natural foot lines. Non-binding peg top. Molded non-skid rubber sole. Bumper toe guard. Scuff-resistant rubber foxing. Colors are black uppers with white trim or white uppers with red trim.

Jeepers Athletic Shoes 1950

Leather Pump
Price: $6.98
Description We predict sensational success for this lovely pump with its new tapered vamp, pointed throat, and its knowing way of slimming your foot. Has a leather sole and one and three-quarter inch curved heel. Choose from black calfskin or black suede.

Leather Pump 1950

Maidenform Bras
Price: $1.50 - $2.00
Description Maidenform bras round, uplift and accentuate. There's a Maidenform to mold you just that way, cleverly designed for figure-perfect fit. A wardrobe of these fine bras will bring women new bosom beauty.

Maidenform Bras 1950

Mink Dyed Coney Glamour Stole
Price: $23.95
Description Super value... all the high style of a fabulous mink. Full-furred mink-dyed Coney with deep-swirling cape back, long stole front ending a flurry of mink-dyed squirrel tails. Rayon satin lined. Secure hook and eye closing.

Mink Dyed Coney Glamour Stole 1950

Pilgrim Men's Ties
Price: 97 cents each
Description Expensive looking rayon foulards to add dash to your shirts and suits. Select yours from a wide variety of colors and patterns. All have neat, white rayon faced ends. Wool lined to hold shape, shed wrinkles and make smart knots.

Pilgrim Men's Ties 1950

Playtex Girdles
Price: $3.95
Description Playtex combines tremendous figure-slimming power with super comfort and dynamic all-way stretch that gives with every motion of your body. Made of natural tree-grown latex that fits like a second skin, Playtex is invisible under clothes. Colors include blossom pink or gardenia white.

Playtex Girdles 1950

Police Type Wearmasters
Price: $9.98
Description For policemen, mailmen, men who walk all day. Cork grid in heel and shank "gives" with every step. Choice calfskin uppers. Double leather sole; outsole oil-treated to resist water. Barbour storm welt helps keep out mud and moisture. "Wear-proof" drill vamp lining. Rubber heel. Colors include black or brown.

Police Type Wearmasters 1950

Ribbon Bounded Edge Brim Hat
Price: $4.88
Description Hat has medium wide binding and a wide band. The crown is pre-shaped at the factory to stay correctly creased. There is smooth, lustrous rayon lining and pliofilm tip in crown to resist perspiration stains. The genuine roan leather sweatband will not crack or peel. Comes in medium gray, medium dark gray, or medium blue.

Ribbon Bounded Edge Brim Hat 1950

Saddle Softie
Price: $3.98
Description Saddle "softie" with the exciting "natural" toe silhouette... the toe that's made to follow the actual foot outline. What comfort! What style! Ever-so-soft leather upper, unlined for even greater flexibility. Sewed construction. Comes in white with brown or white with black.

Saddle Softie 1950

Sequin Brim Half Hat
Price: $1.98
Description Half-hat of fine wool felt. Gleaming sequin-covered brim rayon face veil. Rayon satin loops at side. Fits all sizes. Colors include black or dark brown with gold-color sequins, all black or all brown.

Sequin Brim Half Hat 1950

Sequin Crown Bumper
Price: $3.98
Description Fine quality wool felt; rayon veiling. Choose from all black, all dark brown, white with gold-color sequins and black trims or all winter pink with black trim.

Sequin Crown Bumper 1950

Side Draped Beret
Price: $3.89
Description Side-draped beret pleats rayon satin ribbon across profile cuff in front, draws it into beautiful loops at side. Wool felt. Colors include black, dark brown, dark green, wine red, or medium gray with black ribbon.

Side Draped Beret 1950

Side Swing Hat
Price: $2.98
Description Side-swing hat is made of wool felt. Clever fashion touch--loop through feathers follow new profile lines. Colors come in black, dark brown, navy blue, dark green or medium gray. All have colorful feathers.

Side Swing Hat 1950

Sleek Helmet
Price: $3.98
Description Sleek helmet has self leaves curving down each side for fashionable, head-hugging look. Comes with four-section crown and rayon lining. Made of beautiful rayon velvet. Choose from black, dark brown, navy blue, dark green or wine red.

Sleek Helmet 1950

Three in One Scarf
Price: 58 cents
Description Three colorful silk ties stitched at back. Each is about twenty-seven inches long and one inch wide. Choose from different color combinations including orange, kelly green and yellow, brown, orange and kelly green, navy blue, red and yellow, or royal blue, kelly green and chartreuse.

Three in One Scarf 1950

Visor Brim Hat
Price: $3.98
Description Visor brim has rising side-slant crown, harmonizing iridescent feathers to catch the eye and a rayon veil. Made of fine wool felt in black, dark brown, dark green or medium gray.

Visor Brim Hat 1950

Wing Tipped Square
Price: 98 cents
Description Add spice to your wardrobe with this colorful pure silk square. Attractive geometric pattern. Slit from one corner to the center, it spreads wide to give you more quick tricks for added glamour. Rolled hems. Colors come in red, green or blue.

Wing Tipped Square 1950