The Post-Signal (Pilot Point, Tex.), Vol. 33, No. 33, Ed. 1 Friday, April 14, 1911 Page: 1 of 8
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PILOT POINT, TEXAS, FRIDAY, A PHIL 14, 1911.
FASHION HERALDS THE
RETURN OF THE LACES
|| After a Period of Neglect, almost of Disuse, They have Come Back, an Exquisite, Billowy Tide of
Loveliness That Has Swept Over the Entire Fashionable World.
Lace iH everywhere.
Ninety-nine out of every hundred of the
new gown-creations are trimmed with it.
Whole gowns are made of it.
The only exceptions to its almost univer-
sal use are the more severe of the tailor-
mades, and even these show sailor collars
and cuffs of heavy handsome Venise.
A visitor to Fifth Avenue and its most
exclusive shops the last of last week, dis-
covered jnst one gown among the hundreds
of models that showed no touch of lace.
THE FURORE FOR WIDE BANDS
One similarity runs through all this im-
mense varied taste in lace—the use of the
wide band. Nearly all the laces are made
up in this form. Bands as wide as an all-
over trim the bottom of a skirt or finish a
tunic. They are used to form almost the
whole of a waist, particularly of the kimo-
no style, or they lorm the upper or lower
section of the sleeves. One quaint style
showed a half—one side—of a waist made
of this wide lace band, the other half of
chiffon. Rut whatever the fashion may be
There is no Kind or form of Lace Fash-
ionable today that is not represented
in the Russell Brothers Co's, Lace Shop.
Here are the real laces, Venise, lilet, the
shadow laces, Cluny, Irish, Brussels point,
Duchesse, in edgings, insertions, wide
bands, all-overs, with quaint and beautiful
motifs among them also. Here are novel-
ties, such as Cluny with square mesh, and
Venises which are a wonderful reproduction
of the old-time Venetian.
Both Venise and filet are to be had in
gold and silver, and there is a large and
beautiful collection of black laces. There
are imitations of all the real laces, with Val-
cncines in sets, than which there is nothing
more charming for the simple Summer gown.
too, feel the effect of the Luce revival.
Here the distinctive notes of the season
are the embroideries on Batiste, and the
color embroideries, with edgings, insertions,
galons to match. Embroidered all-overs, in
white and colors are among the most charm-
ing suggestions for gowns. The two-tone
embroideries, two shades of blue, for in-
stance, on white, are novel and beautiful.
Among the wealth of embroideries, both
colored and white, there are many more
new things, new this year, and new to Pilot
Point, found only in our own Embroidery
Shop. And we have a profusion of dainty
White Goods to go with the Embroideries.
RUSSELL BROS. CO.
A fatal and destructive cyclone
swept parts of Oklahoma and
Kansas Wednesday afternoon.
Press reports of Thursday morn-
ing states that thirty persone'are
known to have been killed and
many more injnred. Tho town
of Big Heart, Okla., suffered se-
verely, only one house was left
standing, eight persons killed
and twenty-five or thirty injured
Several towns in Kansas wpre
struck by the cyclone killing sev-
eral people and doing much dam-
age. On account of wires being
down only meager reports of the
extent of the damage has been
3 The Dallas Semi-Weekly News
and Post-Signal one year
A new supply of all kinds of
films, paper and chemicals. Just
received also, new Kodaks
If it isn't an Eastman it isn't a
Governor Will Issue Cer-
tificate of nerit to Corn
Austin, April 12.—The Gover-
nor late this afternoon issued the
•' Whereas, special attention is
now being given to the encour-
agement of Agriculture through-
out the country, especially to the
movement establishing 'boys'
corn clubs,' by and through
which it is proposad to demon-
strate the productive capacity of
the soil and to encourage an in-
terest in and love for agricultural
pursuits among boys who are
ripening into the years of use-
"Whereas' special attention is
now being given to this move-
ment by special agents of the
Departments of Agriculture for
the United States in Texas, and
also by the Texas State Depart-
ment of Agriculture; now there-
" I, O. B. Colquitt. Governor of
Texas, do here by issue this, my
proclamation, to the boys of Tex-
as, offering them certificates of
honor and merit, under the hand
of the Governor and the great
seal of the State of Texas, as fol-
"A special certificate of honor
to the boy under 18 years of age
who will raise 125 bushels of corn
or more per acre.
Certificate of merit No 1: To
all boys under 18 years of age
who will raise 100 bushels of
corn or more per acre.
" Certificate of merit No. 2: To
all boys under 18 years of age
who will raise 75 bushels of oorn
or more per acre.
"Certificate No. 3: To all boys
who will raise 50 bushelrc of corn
or more per acre.
"Proof of such yield to be
made in the manner prescribed
by proper authorities.
Governor of Texas."
Denton Beats Pilot Point.
The following is taken from
the Record and Chronicle about
the ball game at Denton last
A good crowd Saturday at the
D. A. C. park saw the base ball
game between Denton High and
Pilot Point with Denton winner
by a score of 6 to 5. The line-
ups were as follows:
Pilot Point—Woods, right field
Painter, short stop; Upchurch
left field; Drake, center field;
Stanley, catcher; Sullivan, pitch-
er; Peters, third base; Elder
first base; Salmon, second base.
Denton—Rector, right field;
Francis, third base; Cobb, left
field; Lane, catcher and second
base; Fowler, first base; Stall -
ings, short stop; Miller, center-
field; McNew, catcher and sec-
ond base; Collins, pitcher.
Rev. J. P. Mason of Tioga was
H. M. Russel was in Pauls Val-
ley this week.
Miss Willie Wilkins returned
Monday from a few days visit in
Mrs. John Phillips and baby of
Fort Worth accompanied S, I.
Newton home Wednesday and
will spend a few days here.
Kodaks rented by G. B. Moffitt
Rev. J. F. Segraves left Wed-
I nesday for Missouri to visit friend
H. M. Dorman of Jones, Okla., ]
i is in the city and will remain here [
! a few days
Mrs. J. P. Cooper returned a
■ few days ago from Corpus Chris-
j ti where she has been visiting.
Mrs Joe L. Carter and daugh-
ter of Hereford are the guests of
her sister, Mrs A. E. PeterJ.
Mrs. A. B. Blanks of Haskell,
Texas, is here the guest of her
parents, Mr. and Mrs, G. V. Har-
Rev. E. H. Casey, Presiding
Elder of Gainesville district, was
here last Friday and held Quar-
terly Conference at the church
Friday night. He was also here
Sunday and preached at night
COTTON IS KING!
"What a royal plunt it isl Not the fleece that Jason
sought can rival the richness of this plant, as it unfurls
its banners in our fields. The whole world waits in at-
tendance on its growth. The shower that falls whispering
on its leases is heard around the earth. The frost that
chills it, the dew that descends from the stars is noted,
and the trespass of a little worm on its green leaf is more
to England than the advance of the Russian army on her
Asian outposts. It is gold from the instant it puts forth
its tiny shoot. Its fiibre ia current in every bank, and
when, loosing its fleece to the sun, it floats a sunny ban-
ner that glorifies the fields of the humble farmer, that
man is marshalled under a flag that will compel the alle-
giance of the world and wring a subsidy from every na-
tion on earth, It is the heritage that GOD gave to this
people FOREVER A3 THEIR OWN when he arched our
skie9, established our mountains, girt us about with the
ocean, loosed the breezes, tempered the sunshine and
measured the rain. Ours and our children's forever. As
princely a talent as ever came from His hand to mortal
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The Post-Signal (Pilot Point, Tex.), Vol. 33, No. 33, Ed. 1 Friday, April 14, 1911, newspaper, April 14, 1911; Pilot Point, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth291163/m1/1/: accessed January 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Denton Public Library.