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Back Strap Trousers
Back Strap Trousers 1957 Price: $8.50
Description Enjoy the latest up-to-the-minute Ivy-league styling in this new "back-strap" model that's taking the nation by storm! One of the most popular fabrics for fall--luxurious one-hundred percent virgin wool flannel in an extremely subdued stripe. Loomed of fine quality staple wool yarns... expertly tailored with deluxe trimmings. Plain front model with adjustable back-strap. Zipper fly. No belt. Comes in dark brown, medium gray and charcoal gray.

Belted Suit
Belted Suit 1957 Price: $24.50
Description The belted suit... narrow belt comes around naturally, keeping the close-fitting jacket soft and feminine. Handsome textured all wool tweed. Jacket length about twenty-two inches; lined in rayon and acetate crepe. Choose from black and white, black and turquoise blue or black and amber.



Blue Fox Collar Coat
Price: $129.00
Description Fine blue fox collar from Norway on one-hundred percent cashmere. Choose from black with white-dyed blue fox or light fawn brown with harmonizing natural blue fox.

Blue Fox Collar Coat 1957

Bow Tie Trimmed Sweater
Price: $2.83
Description Bow-trimmed Bateau neckline makes a real beauty of a one-hundred percent virgin hi-bulk turbo Orlon pullover. And it's mock full fashioned! Comes in turquoise with white, mink brown with white, or dark gray with white.

Bow Tie Trimmed Sweater 1957



Brush Stroke Print Dress
Brush Stroke Print Dress 1957 Price: $9.74
Description Pretty dress in acetate and rayon crepe with finely pebbled texture, printed in an attractive design. A dress to enjoy all year round. Skillful shoulder drapery highlights the neckline. Slim skirt has unpressed pleats and peg pockets to give it a gently ease; partial lining to assure smoothness; an easy two-gore back with deep walking pleat. Color combinations include royal blue and black or medium gray and black.

Cape Back Look Coat
Cape Back Look Coat 1957 Price: $49.50
Description The new "cape back look" with its full flared back... one-hundred percent imported Peruvian alpaca pile on woven cotton back. Black rayon velvet trim on collar. Milium insulated acetate satin lined. Comes in white, pastel blue or pastel pink.






Capelet Suit
Price: $24.50
Description The detachable capelet suit of textured tapestry tweed, touched with fur. Black-dyed mouton-processed lamb bordered capelet shoulders a fitted jacket (about twenty-one inches long). Both rayon and acetate taffeta lined. Comes in medium gray and black or peacock blue and black.

Capelet Suit 1957

Check Sport Coat
Price: $18.90
Description Woven of one-hundred percent pure virgin wool. An extremely subdued check with an ever-so-faint silver-like overplaid for added interest. Two-button, three-patch pocket model with rayon lining; center vent in back. In gray or tan.

Check Sport Coat 1957



Chiffon Evening Gown
Chiffon Evening Gown 1957 Price: $19.00 - $20.00
Description Exquisite nylon tricot chiffon (long or short length) in shrimp or turquoise with draped and pleated neckline accented by lighter tone; also in all white. Long flowing panels; back zipper; nylon net underskirt; full lining of acetate taffeta. Full length skirt ($20.00) is about forty-five inches long. Shorter length skirt ($19.00) is about thirty-three inches long.

Dressmaker Suit
Dressmaker Suit 1957 Price: $29.50
Description The dressmaker suit... the season's newest suit line, gently relaxed. The jacket so easy to wear, pretty with softening tucks front and back... hip-tip length, about nineteen inches; lined in rayon and acetate crepe. All worsted wool flannel. Comes in medium gray, medium brown or cadet blue.



Flap Pocket Sport Coat and Slacks
Price: $37.50
Description Luxurious sport coat is made of wool and silk--two of nature's finest fibers in a unique striped pattern with contrasting interwoven accents. Three-button, flap pocket model with rayon lining; center vent in back. Colors are tan or gray. Slacks are premium quality virgin wool worsted sheen gabardine trousers with silicone water-repellent finish, Deluxe tailored. Pleats, saddle stitching. Colors are charcoal gray or brown.

Flap Pocket Sport Coat 1957

Fur Look Trim Slim Dress
Price: $9.74
Description Fur-look fabric trims slim dress in brushed rayon and acetate flannel with the feel of cashmere. New flattery in the "envelope" bodice drape... the smart "tunnel" pockets. Striking "look-of-fur" trim in the acetate and rayon collar and cuffs, repeated in the pocket buttons. Long back zipper. Slim skirt has back kick pleat. Colors are light beige, powder blue or light green.

Fur Look Trim Slim Dress 1957



Gabardine Suits
Price: $39.90 - $52.00
Description Magnificent sheen gabardine--rich to the touch, distinctive in appearance... unmatched in its fine wearing qualities. Woven of premium quality one-hundred percent virgin wool worsted... firm-textured and naturally wrinkle-resistant. Water-repellent silicone finish fights non-oily stains--cuts cleaning and pressing bills. Two-button, rayon-lined coat with patch pockets; vent back. Pleated trousers with zipper. Comes in medium-dark gray, dark blue, or brown.

Gabardine Suits 1957

Hooded Cotton Car Coat
Price: $17.50
Description Zelan treated Dansheen polished and combed cotton outer fabric repels water. Lining in body and hod is six-ounce quilt described in copy at left. Double breasted toggle front, ticket pocket and side vents. Drawstring hood detaches in a jiffy. Color is tan.

Hooded Cotton Car Coat 1957



Ivy League Style Knit Shirt
Price: $2.84
Description Sport shirt features authentic "Ivy Look" stripe pattern. Button-down collar with button in back. Luxuriously soft, absorbent flat knit combed cotton. Long sleeves have rib knit cuffs. Hemmed bottom. Tape reinforced shoulder seams. Three-button lined placket. Color combinations include charcoal gray, charcoal blue, or charcoal brown.

Ivy League Style Knit Shirt 1957

Jersey Scoop Shirt
Price: $2.83
Description Acrilan jersey scoop for the holiday, and every festive occasion. Rayon satin band and crochet trim. Washable... drip dries wrinkle-free. Choose from white with black trim or black with black trim.

Jersey Scoop Shirt 1957



Midriff Interest Dress
Midriff Interest Dress 1957 Price: $14.00
Description The midriff interest... in Arnel crepe, a beautifully luminous fabric that looks and feels like precious silk, has a very fine rib. The dress, inclined to the romantic is completely feminine. Its softly draped surplice bodice is wrapped in a cummerbund-effect of fine pleating; the skirt is a whirl of tiny unpressed pleats. Scoop neckline and long zipper in back; two-inch hem. Colors are bright blue, black or red.

Modern Abstract Print Dress
Modern Abstract Print Dress 1957 Price: $3.76
Description Modern abstract print dress on Sanforized cotton that won't shrink over one percent. Amber nylon scarf pulls through loop at neck. Full gathered skirt. Amber with black print.



Plaid Pants
Plaid Pants 1957 Price: $6.77
Description Hand washable Kerrybrooke slacks... sixty-five percent Orlon, thirty-five percent wool. Very attractive with tapered legs, smooth high-rise waistline. Well made with seams serged and pressed open. Side zipper, two side pockets. Colors are black and white, brown and white, or black and red.

Puff Sleeve Dress
Puff Sleeve Dress 1957 Price: $14.50
Description The puff sleeve look... in lace, an exquisite Chantilly-type lace in fine nylon and acetate over acetate taffeta. This slim, Empire dress is fashioned for late day and evening. It is sophisticated, yet charmingly soft with engaging details... a tiny cuff at the front neckline; a flounce at the back of the skirt, accentuated by a huge bow of acetate satin. Square neckline and long zipper in back. Choose from black or beige.



Pure Silk Print Dress
Pure Silk Print Dress 1957 Price: $19.50
Description The pure silk print... a magnificent full-skirted fashion in very fine silk shantung. The long, moulded bodice is intricately cut in a deep V in front, contour-shaped in back... lined with fine cotton from midriff to below hips. The billowy skirt has unpressed pleats all around; two-inch hem. Scoop neckline and long zipper in back. Nylon net petticoat included. Choose from amber print on black or turquoise blue print on black.

Romantic Lace Dress
Romantic Lace Dress 1957 Price: $30.00
Description The romantic lace dress envisioned for the biggest moments of your life! Complete ensemble in nylon and acetate lace combined with nylon net. Dress is fully lined with acetate taffeta; bodice is boned; scallop-tiered skirt (about thirty-three inches long) has net underskirt. All-lace jacket is lined with net. Comes in white, pink or light blue.



Side Wrapped Dress
Side Wrapped Dress 1957 Price: $16.50
Description The side-wrapped satin... a new silhouette at its most elegant in Bloomsburg's yard-dyed acetate satin that has the rarely reproduced subtle luster and the rich color of pure silk. The draped surplice bodice has a moulded front midriff. The wrap-around slim skirt is gently eased in front with unpressed pleats. Long back zipper; two-inch hem. Colors are medium mink brown, medium Delft blue or black.

Silk and Worsted Suit
Silk and Worsted Suit 1957 Price: $39.90
Description Two of nature's finest and most-desired fibers--eighty-nine percent wool worsted, seven percent silk--in a fine weave with four percent rayon decorations. A smart, medium-toned fabric boasting unique random splash yarn accents... so rich in texture... so tastefully executed. Three-button, rayon lined coat with flap pockets, vent back. Pleated trousers with zipper fly. Fine tailoring. Choose from medium brown or medium blue-gray.



Sophisticated Lace Dress
Sophisticated Lace Dress 1957 Price: $15.50
Description The sophisticated lace dress... nylon and acetate lace over acetate taffeta. The cowl neckline of nylon tricot chiffon dips to a V in back; panels flow to hem. Pointed bodice in front and back; full circle skirt (about thirty-three inches long); back zipper. Colors are light copen blue, light amethyst, or shrimp pink.

Striped Cotton Slacks
Striped Cotton Slacks 1957 Price: $3.97
Description Hercules fine stripe polished cotton slacks. Ivy model styled with smart backstrap, plain front, trim-tapered cuffs, rugged zipper fly. Satin weave fabric is Sanforized; won't shrink over one percent. Colors are washfast and sunfast. Stripes are black and close-spaced. Colors are charcoal gray with black stripes or ivy green with black stripes.



Striped Ivy League Shirt
Price: $3.77
Description Striped Ivy-League "shirt" of sixty percent lamb's wool, thirty percent fur fibers, ten percent nylon.. a soft blend that follows your curves. Colors combinations are gold, white and black stripes, light gray, dark gray and black, or brown, beige and black stripes.

Striped Ivy League Shirt 1957

Sweater Shirt
Price: $5.77
Description Fifty percent Orlon and fifty percent lamb's wool. A superb lightweight blend--feather-soft Orlon enriched with the full, deep warmth of wool. Luxurious to the touch. Fashion-tailored three-button placket with shape-retaining ribbed collar. Ribbed bottom and cuffs. Perfect for gift giving... he'll be delighted! Colors are charcoal gray with red, charcoal gray with light gray or brown with tan.

Sweater Shirt 1957



Sweater Skirt
Price: $5.97
Description The sweater skirt in pure wool tweed... fashion value hard to beat! Multi-color flecks are the reason why you can team this straight-line skirt with practically any top; fine tailoring is the reason you'll still be wearing this skirt many seasons hence. Button-tab trim; side kick pleat. Side zipper placket.

Sweater Skirt 1957

Whirl Skirt
Price: $6.97
Description Whirl skirt in nubby-textured wool plaid... captures a wealth of coloring in its interesting new weave. At home in town or country settings, its handsome good looks are an asset to any type wardrobe. Soft unpressed pleats front and back account for generous fullness. Side zipper placket. Colors are turquoise blue, black and white plaid, rust, black and gray plaid, or black and white.

Whirl Skirt 1957