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Abilene Morning Reporter News (Newspaper) - May 8, 1927, Abilene, Texas Sunday May Radio isproves May Arnold Schwartz was a dairy man in In the evening the milkers would perform to the accompaniment of yodeling and ac cordion xvonderful Now that Schwartz is run ning a dairy he has installed a radio cow he brings better Market reports on the prices of oats and hay also are music to the cows Tot For A new horseshoe factory has been Announcement of the organisation of the company brought speculation on the corns back of the but it was ex plained that the shoes will be used in barnyard golf and not for shoeing Village landslides hav easltomCSMHCSMIICSMHFR have almost completely detsroyed the village of which was mostly wiped out by a slide several months Now oth er slides are occurring and the few inhabitants left are moving to safe tv before their homes are LIIM FOR ALL PURPOSES No matter what kind or quality of Lumber you may we can supply For many years Abilenes home builders have been coming to Har not only for good lumber but also for the helpful assistance which our long experience quali fies us to The average man knows but little about the many intricate problems of construction and finan We will be glad to give you any or offer you any Dont overlook the readybuilt ironing medicine cabinet and telephone 402 Chestnut Phone 89 Once to Style Photos courtesy of McCutcheons Latent linens center green damask dinner a delightful background for amber crystal and bine china upper left damask towel edged with Italian needlework lower left refectory set of Italian antique filet lace upper right stripes and checks on an orange and cream towel lower right orange chintz bridge refreshment figured in topped Grandmas kitchen Italian with needle BY JULIA Service not to be outdone by pe riod flat silver and other household have taken unto themselves Once upon a time a table cloth was a table cloth and a towel a and white looks stunning on such the intrcduction of a note of color in damask dinner in sheets and in patterned tea theadvent of the re fectory strip luncheon sets in place of the center and side doilies and the colored cloth instead of the Now there are cloths for white lunch set embroidered in gay this dinner and luncheon sets peasant Colored Table Formal dinner cloths of that are different and the widest variety imaginable of linens lor bridge and Wedding Gifts The woman wishing to make a fine white linen exquisite Ital ian or rare Spanish lace are still good as a piece of old mahogany will always be But the hos bride an acceptable linen gift must tess with imagination has a wide brush up on whats The hos tess who is for her perfect appointments do well to sur vey the There ar outstanding in linen embroidered in China in the prrvailing mode of black choice of table covering for such occasions Some of the smart est hostesses are using colored ta ble cloths for themost formal din ners of When one hears colored one should not make the mistake of thinking of the old red cloth that exquisite arethe pastel shades of different delicate New towels combine color and the vogue of stripes and checks to give them The finer with almost work the monogram into the lace pattern or near Bath towel sets come in every conceivable shade of For luncheon sets a wide selec tion is offered the bride or the woman who wants to make an appropriate giftThe old type of doilie set that persisted for years is passed this Lunch cloths that are merely small table cloths and the refectory set of strips and end squares are much Black Some of these strip sets are ex tremely smart developed in white a Other luncheon sets comein ex point inserts in allover Italian an filet smart are the luncheon which arereally the colored damask dinner cloths in For bridge refreshments and for tea the daintiest of linens can be Thereare those of delciate handkerchief linen in white with colored flowers appliqued on until the table looks like a Oth ers are fine ilnens with borders in the new gingham patterns of color and Old White Odd linen table covers and tray cloths still bespeak an old taste for But they are exquisitely em broidered by foreign hand or they are not really Bedspreads follow the fashion and chaw no color white with colored dot ted patterns may s had in spreads One charming spread comes in lav blue or yellow linen and hM a wide ribbon banding of deeper cutting a down the center tad acrow top the and dfatp with PROTECT Your Home with Devoe Lumbe Devoe Paint gives your home it from the ravages of sun and and gives it an appearance that cannot be ob ained from any other stock of Ena Floor Mediums and Shellacs cannot be Framing an art with We handle each canvas with care and We have dozens of frames from which to make your ABILENE BUILDERS SUPPLY COMPANY Headquarters For Devoe Paints And Varnishes 3rd and Cedar Phone 502 THE HOME COMFORT You measure the comfort of your home by its In these days convenience in large a matter of electrical and the effectiveness of this service depends on the completeness of the Complete wiring is neither complicated nor If you are preparing to build a new you plan your plumbing as a unit and you make sure that it will be At the same time and for the same you will appreciate the economy of building electrical service into the structure as it is On the other if your present dwelling is not or if it is inadequately most houses wiii find the electrical contractors resources quite equal to supplying the deficiency and installing perfect electrical conveniences in the old Complete wiring is nothing more than providing for all the electric lights for their proper and for the appliances that you or a future occupant of your house may some day want to The value of complete electrical convenience to a future owner is really its value to he will be more likely to buy and to pay your price for a house that meets his electri convenience in the old If this house is going to be your you can realize perfect satisfaction only if you are able to make convenient use of electrical as you can change the arrangement of the lamps and fixtures as often as you as you make electricity a servant who follows or precedes you from room to ready at every point to light your way and lighten your Complete wiring is the road to a hundred Electric heating grills and the are available on the porch or in the sun parlor in in the dining room and living room at all when occasion in the bed room and Llectnc fans supply cooling breezes and keep the air fresh and alive in any part of the house electric heaters make cozy the cold corners in fall and while electric curling heating and flatirons can be moved about and used at any convenient There an undeniable prestige in complete The hostess whose home is imbued with the refine ment of soft lifhts rightly and controlled by the touch of a can offer her guests dainty dishes prepared in beautiful electrical heating one whom acquaintances love to visit and whose taste they admire even while they may entertain a little gooinatured envy as they appreciate the distinction of her WestTexas Utilities
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