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Asymmetrical Dress
1961 Asymmetrical Dress Price: $18.84
Description Asymmetrical charm on ribbed princess-type dress. Hand-bound buttonholes. Back zipper. Comes in medium blue and gold or red and beige.

Bowed Dickey Dress
1961 Bowed Dickey Dress Price: $10.84
Description Bowed Dickey of crisp white rayon against supple flannel. Remove it for a bare-neckline dress. Choose from turquoise or fuchsia rose.



Brocade Sheath Dress
Price: $12.54
Description Brocade sheath of cotton and rayon with a lustrous leaf and flower pattern. Dress is set off smartly by acetate satin drapery and roses at waist. Comes in ivory or light blue.

1961 Brocade Sheath Dress

Casual Jacket and Slim Skirt
Price: $22.50
Description Casual jacket and slim skirt... high-spirited twosome crisped with contrasting color. Pearl-buttoned top, pertly pocketed at the bodice; three-quarter length sleeves. Good-fitting skirt, elasticized at waist. Smooth knit in a fine wool. Colors to choose from include off-white with medium gray or antique gold with off-white trim.

1961 Casual Jacket and Slim Skirt



Check Cardigan
Price: $10.90
Description All two ply virgin wool (two strands twisted to make one strong strand). Warmth with that wonderful wool felt. But the big eye-catcher here is pattern and a more handsome one will be hard to find. Two pockets. Rib-knit bottom cuffs. Reinforced shoulder seams. Comes in rust, white and gray or blue, white and gray.

1961 Check Cardigan

Corduroy Slacks
Price: $5.70
Description Corduroy slacks with single pleat and trim fit. Colors to choose from include olive green, navy blue, gray or brown.

1961 Corduroy Slacks





Corduroy Sport Suit
Price: $23.97
Description Little wonder they're so popular. Not only a handsome vertical cotton corduroy sport suit with vest that matches or contrasts, but coat, vest and trousers can each be worn with other accessories to give you an indefinite number of smart ensembles. Choose from olive green or tan.

1961 Corduroy Sport Suit

Cropped Coat
Price: $29.75
Description The cropped coat of textured all wool chinchilla cloth... busiest of all because of its versatile thirty-five inch length. Note the width of collar, the chic flared sleeves. Comes in royal blue, natural beige, bright red or gold.

1961 Cropped Coat



Donegal Tweed Pants
1961 Donegal Tweed Pants Price: $6.90
Description Donegal-type tweed pants with belt loops, cuffed bottoms and a single front pleat. Choose from gray or light brown.

Front Panel Design Shirt
1961 Front Panel Design Shirt Price: $3.90
Description Perma-smooth wash and wear... wrinkle-resistant. Soft combed cotton in a smart front panel design, with muted self-color striping effects throughout the shirt. Top-stitched collar, permanent stays. Two pockets, two-button adjustable cuffs. Comes in olive green or blue.



Glen Plaid Shirt
1961 Glen Plaid Shirt Price: $3.88
Description Smart glen plaid pullover model with three-button placket and button-down collar. One pocket. Choose from black with white or black with gold color.

Knee High Skirt
1961 Knee High Skirt Price: $6.97
Description Knee-high skirt combines the fashionable short length and the currently smart box-pleating. Pleats are stitched to the hip to give smooth fit. Comes in blue, brick and gold plaid.



Knit Blouse and Tapered Pants
1961 Knit Blouse and Tapered Pants Price: $4.90, $5.90
Description Overblouse ($4.90) with plain-knit yoke. Collar converts from turtle-neck to shirt-style and has a belt. Comes in burnt orange and black. Tapered pants ($5.90) are completely lined in matching color cotton and you can choose from burnt orange or black colors.

Lace Jacketed Dress
1961 Lace Jacketed Dress Price: $15.84
Description Lace jacketed dress of lovely acetate and nylon. Gleaming acetate satin trims the jacket and neckline of the dress. Both are fully lined (except jacket sleeves). Rhinestone trim. Comes in rose pink, copen medium blue or navy blue.



Mink Stole
Price: $522.00
Description The blouson cape. An enviable, extravagantly lovely possession made of flawless let-out pelts worked vertically in the very newest manner of furs. The deep portrait collar is elegant and flattering. Back about nineteen inches deep; length from center back to front tip about thirty-three inches. Lined in fine pure silk. Choose from Autumn haze (light brown), silver blue (silver gray), or ranch (dark brown).

1961 Mink Stole

ParTemp Year Round Suit
Price: $54.00
Description Fabric is fifty-two percent Kodel polyester with forty-eight percent virgin wool worsted. From Kodel comes lightness, strength, durability and shape-retention. From wool--full body, luxurious feel, fine drape. Tailored in the trim manner with three-button, flap pocket, center back vent jacket. Pleated trousers. Comes in medium gray herringbone or dress blue.

1961 ParTemp Year Round Suit



Mountain Cloth Outfit
1961 Mountain Cloth Outfit Price: $4.74 - $5.74
Description A durable, tightly woven combed cotton fabric originally developed for tortuous service with American mountain troops. Jeans ($4.74) feature three-ply non-roll waistband, tapered legs, curved top front pockets, and zip fly. Matching unlined jacket ($5.74) is slim and trim in good-looking Western styling. Takes rough and tough wear. Jacket has solid brass buttons and pleated front. Shirt ($4.74) has tapered body and sleeves. Colors are desert sand, black or cactus (dark) green.

Party Going Dress
1961 Party Going Dress Price: $11.84
Description Party-going dress... rayon chiffon skirt, cotton lace top. Lined in matching color. Neck insert of sheer rayon marquisette. Dress has back zipper, self belt and rhinestone buckle. Comes in taupe brown or black.



Pop On Top and Slacks
Price: $5.84 each
Description Vivid print and solid cotton corduroy. Pop-on Top boasts printed cowl collar tasseled front and back. Printed slacks taper smartly and are made with Helanca nylon yarn stretch panel. Colors are turquoise, red, brown and black.

1961 Pop On Top and Slacks

Pullover Sweater
Price: $13.80
Description Pullover spectacular, hand-loomed and fully fashioned in virgin wool. Massive collar, outlined in white, is flashed with gay pompon ties. An intriguing pattern is knit in two colors to make it twice as nice. Stylish raglan sleeves. Comes in lavender and white.

1961 Pullover Sweater



Stretch Pants
Price: $10.90
Description These pants, woven of fifty-five percent nylon stretch yarn and forty-five percent wool, have an up-and-down stretch action that sharpens you figure to a leaner, smoother line. Stirrups anchor underfoot to keep the pants taut. Knees and seat don't "sit out", but bounce right back into shape. Colors are fuchsia, green, black, blue or multicolor stripes.

1961 Stretch Pants

Striped Cardigan
Price: $9.90
Description All virgin wool cardigan has a handsome textured surface. A real pacemaker for casual wear... plenty of warmth for cold days. Rib-knit bottom cuffs. Tape-reinforced shoulder seams. Colors are white, red, black and gray stripes or black, copper, white and gray stripes.

1961 Striped Cardigan



Suburban Coat
1961 Suburban Coat Price: $24.67
Description Coat has rakish raglan sleeves, dashing bal collar, button-through slash pockets and comes in a handsome muted black olive with gray overplaid.

Supple Sheath Dress
1961 Supple Sheath Dress Price: $14.50
Description Supple sheath in an unusual patterned striping; bodice is elegant with a superimposed V-design. Fits beautifully with a ribbed elasticized waistline, a ribbed jewel neckline and rib-cuffed long sleeves. Comes in deep rose pink or black.



Tapered Style Shirt
1961 Tapered Style Shirt Price: $2.90
Description Tapered styling plus talked about three-quarter length sleeves in a handsome geometric pattern. Adjustable button tab on sleeve. Button-down collar with button in back. Box pleat back. Dress shirt type tails. One pocket. Choose from olive green combination or gold color combination.

Tucked Bib Shirtdress
1961 Tucked Bib Shirtdress Price: $7.75 - $10.75
Description Tucked bib-effect is a bright fashion touch for this step-in dress. Notched collar; roll-up sleeves; gold-colored buttons. Skirt of unpressed pleats. Colors are coral red, navy blue, bright blue or gold.



Tunic Uniform
Price: $8.84
Description The tunic, newest flattering fashion in uniforms. One-piece with round neckline, slimmed midriff, belled tunic skirt above a slim sheath underskirt. Attractive platter buttons dot the shoulder and skirt. Two slash pockets. Back zipper. Choose from black nylon taffeta or white Dacron polyester taffeta.

1961 Tunic Uniform

Vinyl Sherpa Look Coat
Price: $19.70
Description Coat has soft pile in the collar, inside the pocket flaps, and sleeve tabs. It also lines the entire body. Comes in black olive, black or luggage (medium brown).

1961 Vinyl Sherpa Look Coat