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About Morning Oregonian. (Portland, Or.) 1861-1937 | View Entire Issue (May 27, 1920)
THE MORXIXG OREG OXIAX, THURSDAY. MAY ' 27, 1920
Store Will Be Closed Next MONDAY in Honor of Memorial Day Supply Over-Sunday and Holiday Needs Today, Tomorrow, Saturday
CHARGE PURCHASES GO ON THE JUNE BILLS RENDERED JULY 1 LAST THREE DAYS OF THE GREAT 63D ANNIVERSARY SALES
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The Brides Beautiful Gown
was made of a perfect ivory white satin, woven for the Meier & Frank store by one
of the world's greatest weavers. .
It is a great pleasure to be able to please so many discriminating brides and cer
tainly the Silk Store has a reputation for wedding silks. We invite you to see the ex
quisite collection now on our shelves:
MOON-GLO SATIN CREPE DE CHINE
MOON-GLO METEOR CREPE METEOR
i. CHARMEUSE WHITE SATIN
- LILY OF THE VALLEY BROCADE
Meier & Frank's: Second Floor.
Real Lace for the Bride
Precious needle-made laces from the old world from Belgium, France, Italy, Ire3
land and England. ,
ROSE POINT FILET APPLIQUE
DUCHESSE CLUNY LIERRE
HONITON VENISE BINCHE
CARRICKMACROSS PRINCESSE VALENCIENNES
Regularly priced 35c to $70 yard, now 26c to $52.50.
Meier & Frank's: Main Floor.
The Bride's Trousseau
is specialized on the Third Floor her hand-made or fine silk lingerie her becoming
negligee and boudoir cap her wedding day and sports corsets her uncommon silk
petticoat her wedding suppers and outfit of summer shoes for all occasions.
r Meier & Frank's: Third Floor.
The Bride's Going Away Gown
and all the frocks, suits, coats, blouses and hats that she will need for the wedding
trip and her days at home are to be found in the Fashion Salons, Fourth Floor.
You are cordially invited to see the later mid-summer styles which are arriving
Meier & Frank's: Fourth Floor.
FLEUR DE LIS
Hand -Made Blouses
$5.95 to $27.50
Each dainty Fleur de Lis blouse seems a little, more charm
ing than any other. "' .
Exquisitely ladylike blouses, perfect in fit, with every stitch
made by hand and some of them trimmed with real lace.
In summery white materials for Decoration Day wear and
for vacation and all summer. : .
Meier & Frank's: Blouse Shop, Fourth Floor.
A Sale of
"Peter Pans" and
Youthful vestees to wear with Eton
suits are quite decidedly re-priced for
this occasion :
$3.50 Vestees, Now $2.49
$4.95 Vestees, Now $3.59
$5.95 Vestees, Now $4.69
$10.50 Vestees, Now $7.95
One can choose them in striped dimity,
plain white organdie, dotted lawn or com
binations. Frills, hemstitching, fine tucking
and pockets are used to make them interesting.
New Sashes to Wear With Eton Suits .
One of the very latest ideas is a Scotch plaid or Roman striped
sash to be worn with an Eton suit and tied at the side. The Neck
wear Shop is always quick to show these important accessories of
dress. First shipment of these sashes just in. priced $3.95, $4.50
Meier & Frank's: Neckwear Shop, Main Floor.
for Decoration Day
Brighten the golf links with a gaily colored sweater.
White organdie white dotted swiss
white georgette crepe organdie net
printed voile English sateen plaid and
checked gingham Palm Beach cloth hun
dreds of thrilling new frocks for women and
So radiant is their charm so full of co
quetry in sash, surplice and short sleeves
so gay and bouffant in silhouette that each
one is a separate invitation to come hither
and view them individually and collectively.
Gingham dresses are $8.50, $10, $15 and to $45.
Palm Beach cloth for Decoration Day picnics
Organdie dresses $20 upward.
Printed voile $10 upward.
Crepe de chine in light and dark colors $25 upward.
Georgette crepein white and flesh $29.50.
White Tricolette Coats
Just In $29.50
Belted white JERSEY COATS are $25.
Navy and black tricolette coats are $29.50.
Black velveteen coats are $37.50.
Meier & Frank's: Fashion Salons. Fourth Floor.
Which do you prefer? To have them aired and tied up in
paper and put away in a closet or trunk where you will
bother about them all summer, be afraid of moths, fire and
burglary. - Perhaps, if lucky, take them out at the beginning
of cold weather more or less wrinkled and depressed, look
ing old and a bit worn.
Or would you rather ,
Put Them in Our Cold
on the premises ? Telephone and we "will
send our motor for any fur or cloth gar
ment that you may wish to store. Upon
arrival here it will be carefully ticketed
with your name and address, cleaned of
dust and placed on its own individual
hanger in the ice-cold, dry, invigorating
air of the storage room, where the tem
perature is about 26 degrees Fahrenheit
all summer long.
This cold dry ,air renews the life and
luster of the fur so that it will look al
most new when you receive it again in
Everything stored in the Fur
storage is guaranteed against
moths, theft, fire loss.
This service can be had at a very mod
erate charge based on the valuation of
the article stored.
Telephone or write us today!
Meier & Frank's: Fur Shop, Fourth Floor.
Here is a vivid corn color Shetland
with tuxedo collar and belt straight of
line it is $15. A fuchsia colored Shet
land sweater with short rippling peplum '
and flaring bell sleeves is $12. A wis
taria sweater with ribbed stripes, narrow
belt doubled in front and tuxedo collar
is $18.50. A Kelly green sweater without
sleeves is absolutely straight but can be
worn with a belt, good to go with jkr
sey or linen suits, $4.95. A semi-transparent
Iceland wool sweater of robin's
egg blue and other colors, distinguished
with a braided belt, is $18.50.
These and many other models will be found specially featured
on the Third Floor today.
Slcier & Frank's: Sweater Shop, Third Floor.
William Howard Taft lectures at Municipal Au
ditorium this evening on "The League of Nations
Up-to-Date" Tickets on sale, Main, Floor, at
$1.50, $1.00 and 75c (War Tax Extra)
EXTRA SPECIAL TODAY!
500 Suits for Young Men
$40, $45 and $50 Values
Quite an event in itself, don't you think, this Men's Week Anniversary
sale! ' . '
500 young men's suits, including criticism-defying models for youths
assuming the dignity of first long trousers clothes have been taken from
regular stock and reduced for this occasion. A style and pattern to suit
every young man's fancy.
Majority all-wool suits in cheviots, cassimeres, basket weaves, flannels
and unfinished worsteds.
All smartly styled, properly made, well-fitting garments.
Single and double-breasters, one and two-button coats in the new high
waistline style and form-tracing English models. First long-trouser suits
are shown in snappy belted models.
Sizes range from 33 to 42.
-Meier & Frank's: The Store for Men. Third Floor.
ON THE 1MAIN FLOOR
We shall continue the special Men's Week values in Furnishings of all
good kinds, of which the following are typical:
Silk Shirts $8.75
Crepes de chine, broadcloths, pussy wil
lows, radiums, jerseys, habutais. Regu
larly $12.50 to $16.50.
Silk Shirts $6.95
Silk and silk-mixed shirts. Crepe, Shan
tung pongee, silk mixtures. Regularly
$8.50 to $11.
Fine Shirts $3.75
Pongee and mercerized poplin, madras in
woven, corded and crepe designs. Regu
larly $4.50 to $6.50.
Good Shirts $1.95
-Extra good ! Fancy woven madras, per
cale, etc. These say "SERVICE !" Regu
larly $2.50 to $4.
and Besides The
Regular 75c mercerized SOX at 45 pair 85c to $5.50 silk TIES at 65 each,
SI. 85 each and S2.75 each (those at $2.75 are English hand-frame knit, sub
standard) $10 FELT HATS at $7 each also GLOVES . . . UNDERWEAR . . .
NIGHT SHIRTS . . . SUSPENDERS ... all at very special prices for Men's Week.
Meier & Frank's: The Store for Men, Main Floor.
Our Entire Stocks of Boys'
V Top Coats Reduced
We started something when we launched our great choice-of-the-house sale of
boys' suits, the echoes of which have yet scarcely died away. We expect to create
no little excitement with this announcement that the entire MEIER & FRANK
stocks of boys' top coats will bear new low figures beginning today. Cases in point:
Up to $7.50 Top Coats $4.75
$10 to $12.50 Coats $8.50
$13.50 to $15 Coats $10.75
$16.50 to $20 Coats $13.75
$25.00 to $30 Coats $18.75
$40.00 Top Coats $29.85
Sizes in the above range from 2V4 to
12 years. Nifty little models in Norfolk,
raglan and box coats. Smart fancy pat
terns, BLUE SERGES, black and white
checks, Polo cloths, worsteds, tweeds,
etc Hundreds to select from!
For Bigger Boys
from 11 to 18 we have taken from regu
lar stock a goodly assortment of all-wool
jersey top coats and reduced them from
$37.50 to $28.75. Green, brown and
heather mixtures. Right length, cut full
and roomy. Well-tailored coats.
Meier & Frank's: The Store for Boys, Third Floor.