Oregon daily emerald. (Eugene, Or.) 1920-2012, December 03, 1942, Page 18, Image 18

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So, my sweet, you’re in a quandary about what would be
exceedingly suitable for HIM . . . you know, the only man
in your life. Your worries should be at least partially over.
The women’s page staff, with all their usual amiability, have
put their curly heads together and evolved a list of sugges
tions which ought to bring one Bright Idea, anyhow, to your
In case lie's in the Armed
Forces, or in case he isn't, too,
he would appreciate a writing
case, which is all fitted up with
paper, pencil, envelopes, and
pockets for stamps and unan
swered letters, and even has a
place for addresses. You can get
paper all decorated with insignia
for whichever branch of the ser
vice he happens to be in.
He might like a duffle bag for
his shaving things. You can
find very elegant ones, too, which
have all the shaving things in
A leather kit containing brush
es, a comb, a soap box and other
aids to looking grand enough to
please the colonel or sergeant, or
somebody like that, would be
most acceptable.
In case you don’t know him too
awfully well but don’t want him
to forget you entirely, send him
a carton or three of his favorite
cigarettes. The cigarette compan
ies are most co-operative about
getting them to his camp.
A non-breakable mirror will
solve some of his packing wor
ries ... he can be sure he won't
end up with bits of shattered
glass in his handkerchiefs and
seven years of horrible luck to
haunt him.
A box of shoe shine things,
that is a miracle of neatness and
compactness, won’t break your
bank account in half, yet will do
lots of good service.
Nobody appreciates a mending
kit quite as much as a poor man
who has lost some buttons or ac
quired a hole and who hasn’t any
needles or thread or buttons. If
you provide him with these
things, he will sooner or later
call you thrice-blessed.
If he’s a rabid checker play
er, you might give him a minute
box containing the board and
checkers, which all packs into
nothing, practically, and is made
bo the checkers won’t fall .
V/hoosh . . . off the board if the
game is supported on the play
ers’ knees.
Then there is always the mat
ter of FOOD! Cookies are per
fect ... or maybe he loves fancy
ciieeses ... or possibly some un
usual jams with fancy crackers
Thousands of Mail Clerks
Have Gone to War. Offices
and Trains are congested.
Mali \our Cards, Letters,
Parcels during first week
of Deoemtier for Christmas
• Complete your outfit
with a new hat from the
Honnet Nook. We have
the casual, cockv types
that you college girls
like. They are just the
thing to make your va
cation a perfect one.
907 Willamette
or zweiback to spread ’em on.
You’ll be popular not only with
Hm, but with all his friends as
well, if you kick through with
some eatables.
Or, if you have enough time,
you can get regulation yarn and
regulation patterns and produce
a sweater, a scarf, some socks,
or gloves right off the end of
your knitting needles.
PTA Community Sing
Miss Maude Garnett, associate
professor of public school music
at the University, will direct the
community sing for the Parent
Teachers association at the River
Road grade school on Friday, De
cember 4.
Miss Garnett is chairman of the
music program for the Oregon
Congress of the PTA. For the
past several years she has been
active in directing group singing
for the various PTA groups
throughout the state.
ADS Initiates
Alpha Delta Sigma, men’s na
tional advertising honorary, last
Friday night concluded its fall
term schedule of activity with a
dinner during which six pledges
were initiated.
Those initiated were Max Mil
ler., Dwayne Heathman, Bob Gil
son, John Jensen, Allen Rouse,
and Jim Harrison.
* Desks
* Chests
* Chairs
* Tables
It simply isn't Christmas to a woman . ..
unless she gets Hosiery!
Give “Gaymode” Rayons
The, Modern Stocking
:-- <*«
The sheer flattery of chiffons, clear and lovelv, for
looking her very best. In just-right colors for her
winter clothes.
Or service weight, if she prefers them. They do i
wear longer, of course, and many women prefer
them for winter warmth.
Washing instructions come with ever}- pair to help
her keep them lovely.
Stockings you would expect to pay much more
for. In both chiffon and service weight, with rayon
washing instructions included.