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About The Sunday Oregonian. (Portland, Ore.) 1881-current | View Entire Issue (Sept. 22, 1918)
TIIE SUNDAY OltEGOXIAN, PORTLAND, SEPTEMBER 22, 1918.
" 'FOUNDED TO ENDURE AND CONFIDENCE CMF'
Coffee, Lb., 29c
M. & F. Special . coffee
blended and roasted specially
for us. 3 lbs. 85c, lb. 29c.
Soap, Crystal White, 10
bars (limit), 59..
These specials delivered
only with other groceries.
National League Activities "
Dr. Harry Huntington Powers will give series of five
talks on "Why We Are in the War" at Central Library.
First lecture today at 3 P. M. Everybody welcome.
All Nations' Day Programme at the Salem Fair tomor
row. Patriotic pageant. Bishop Sumner gives oration.
Motor Squad girls please report for service phone
Mar. 4600, A-6101.
For best results in developing and
printing bring your kodak films to
be finished by our experts. Enlarge
ments a specialty. Kodaks, comeras,
fresh stocks Eastman films. Main
is delicious, satisfying, whole
some. . Victory bread, large loaf
16c. Spiced raisin bread 16c
Rye bread 10c. .
By Government request this
store makes one delivery a day
over each route, charges for spe
cial deliveries, puts a 3-day
limit on return of merchandise
for credit or exchange.
jfrtBr QjJUU.rrf .STO ft OF- PORTLAND
Demonstrating Our Style Leadership and Value Supremacy in the Fashion World, We Shall Present Tomorrow and Succeeding Days
Complete Showing of Fall and Winter Fashions
We present in the various departments and in our windows a most representative collection of new Fall
and Winter 1918 Fashions. As is eminently fitting at this time, Made in U. S. A. merchandise dominates
our showing merchandise of quality for which this store is famous featuring pleasingly practical apparel
and accessories of unquestionable style authenticity, everything in keeping with the times. .
WE SPECIALIZE IN
Suits and Coats
We maintain a highly spe
cialized department of suits .
and coats especially designed
for stout women and modeled '
on the same fashionable and
youthful lines for which our
regular sized garments are re
nowned. Semi or full belted and .pleated
models, ripple suits, a big assort
ment ol? plain tailored suits in
We feature "F. F. Models" for
Stylish Stout Women made in
New York for Meier & Frank.
Meier & Frank":
Apparel Shop, Fourth Floor.
The new Autumn fashions for
school, college, dress and every
day attire for misses, young wo
men and girls are shown on the
second floor, developed in the most
fashionable materials by couturiers
who specialize in youthful style
An especially noteworthy display
of dresses for street and afternoon
wear. Of messaline, charmeuse,
Georgette and velvets. Sizes 14
to 18 years, $24.50 to $47.50.
Meier & Frank's:
Girls' Shop, Second Floor.
The exposition is essentially complete, authoritative, helpful. It offers clothes from which our patrons
will obtain the maximum of service and satisfaction. It has wonderful possibilities for all who wish to dress
in their accustomed taste on a wartime expenditure. Our advice is to BUY NOW whilst you have almost up
limited choice and anticipate price advances. SEE WINDOWS.
REGISTER NOW FOR
There will be two separate
courses one for beginners and one
. for advanced students each com
i plete in 15 lessons covering a pe
riod of five weeks.
Beginners' Class A in sewingr and
dressmaking will meet Monday and
.Wednesday at 2:30 and Friday at'
10 A. M. Charge' for course $1.50.
Advanced Class B In millinery,
designing, advanced dressmaking
" and tailoring will meet Tuesday,
Thursday and Friday at 2:30 P. M.
Charge for the course 2.60.
Classes begin Monday, Septem
ber 30. There will be free ex
planatory lectures Thursday and
Friday of this week. . '
Register at Notion Shop, Main
We have a most complete stflck
'of new novelty neckwear for Fall
aTid Winter. Crowley hand-embroid-eied,
Barnett neckwear and models
fnm other leading manufacturers.
A few suggestions:
Tailored styles for waists and
coats, dressy models for afternoon
gowns, serviceable utility collars
for house dresses and blouses.
50c to $12.
Strictly tailored models of Au
rora cloth, novelty silk and satin.
Some have contrasting collars. ?6
Of crepe, net and organdy. Many
styles. Some with "modesty"
piece attached. $3 to $10.50.
Are among the smartest of Fall
neckwear conceits. Shown in flat
and roll styles with hand-roll edges
and embroidery. $3.50 to $4.50.
t Neckwear Shop, Main FJtor.
Our immense new apparel displays are now at their finest. Women are already
sufficiently familiar with the Fall modes the new clothes that depend so largely on line
alone for effect the general silhouette that is straight and narrow with longer skirts
and coats, etc. You know, of course, that in apparel as elsewhere conservation is the
order of the day. Combinations of materials are largely used. Fur is greatly in evidence
as trimming. Buttons a-plenty, often of the material, silk and wool embroidery, beads,
fringes, panels, etc. all these are seen. New clothes as shown at MEIER & FRANK'S
are above all characterized by simplicity of style, beauty of line, quality materials and
thoroughly good workmanship. See our displays tomorrow. Just a hint is given here
of what awaits you: . -
You will look more attractive,
be warmer and, second only in im
portance to these, be in the front
rank of style, if you wear furs this
There's no end to the variety of
GOOD furs that you will find here
coats, capes, stoles, scarfs, muffs
and sets in the choicest and new
Our assortments, which are broad,
comprise only the absolutely cor
rect in furs, made up of favored
pelts from the most inexpensive to
An especially fine 6howing of
smart coatees in mole with long
shawl collar of skunk or ermine
trimmed, coatees of beaver, seal
and combinations, many caught at
the waist with fur girdle or fancy
fur buttons. New throws or scarfs
in seal and mink. New fox scarfs.
A wide range of novelty fur neck
First of all in speaking of the
new suits we wish to emphasize
that at MEIER & FRANK'S you
will find a full line of the new
VELVET suits among the most
fashionable fabrics for Fall and
Winter wear in tailored effects,
semi - fancy and pleated models,
many fur trimmed.
All the newest styles, fabrics
and colors are shown in garments
that cost least here. Supremely
graceful of line, trim and neat in
' appearance, distinctive in style and
tailored to perfection MEIER &
FRANK'S suits reveal many charm
ing touches not generally found
and some exclusive models.
Our showing of plain tailored
suits is especially worthwhile.
Many different styles. Featured
are such high-grade materials as
velours de laine, wool velours, sil
vertone and tricotine. Beautifully
fur trimmed suits abound.
No matter for what purpose you
wish a dress you will find one to
your exact pleasing in our splendid
assortments that include styles for
street and business wear and the
most dressy occasions.
Every new material is in evi
dence, dresses trimmed as simply or
as elaborately as you could, desire.
A particularly fine showing of
new black and navy charmeuse
dresses of which the bodice extends
into graceful skirt drapery. Other
dresses of the tailored type are of
silk tricolette, serge, gabardine and
tricotine. Coat effect, girdle and
braid trimmed styles. Navy blue
is the leading color.
Smart dresses for street and aft
ernoon wear, in Crepe de Chine, silk,
velvet, Georgette, pussy willow ;
meteor. Many show the new panels
and fringe trimming. All colors.
The range of prices is wide.
Our showing of new Fall and
Winter coats is most .' complete.
Whatever one's taste, whatever be.
the amount one desires to 6pend,
there are coats here that will win
the most ungrudging approval. ."
A fascinating combination of
beautiful fabrics, soft furs and ut-.
terly charming styles is seen in this
section, garments of distinctive ele
gance and a great assortment of
stunning new cloth coats that will
win the admiration of all.
Favored new. materials include
evora, Bolivia, regal suede, pom
pom, silk velours, kitten's ear crepe
and a wide range of other materials
in dark brown, tan, navy, soldier
and Pekin blue, purple, Burgundy
v and 'black. The new cape coat is
strongly featured heavily trimmed
. in fur. Others have cape, shawl or '
round collars of fur, in fox, beaver,
mole, raccoon, etc.
A wide range of prices.
We searched the show rooms of
America's most reliable manufac
turers for the best and prettiest
waists to be found and we have
them ready for your inspection and
selection in our great Fall displays.
New blouses from leading de
signers are featured in Georgette,
chiffon, lace and satin combina
tions, Crepe de Chine. ' We make a
particularly fine exhibit of hand
some tailored blouses in men's wear
Various new treatments are in
troduced in collars and cuffs, etc.
All the season:s newest models
are shown and all the wanted
shades are splendidly represented.
Come in and see our displays.
..You wfll find such varieties and
such values as you have come to
expect from MEIER & FRANK'S
Will Give a
Under the Auspices of the
Saturday, Sept. 28th
In this lecture Madame Coates
will cover all of the new Govern
ment orders relative to .Red
Cross garments and outline defi
nitely the required work of the
various activities of the Local
Lecture will be given at
MEIER & FRANK'S under the
auspices of the Portland Chapter
American Red Cross next Satur
day; September 28, at 2:30 P. M.
Admission is free.
We have plentiful assortments
of footwear from the country's
foremost makers of women's high
grade shoes including an unusually
fine selection of
J. & T. COUSINS
shoes preferred by nearly all dis
criminating women. In addition to
having unparalleled stocks of shoes
we give unparalleled
When you select your shoes here
you are assured perfect satisfac
tion, a perfect fit, courteous atten
tion. Experts to wait on you.
Before making your selection we
invite your inspection of our new
stocks of moderately priced Fall
and Winter shoes.
Meier AS: Frank's:
Shoe Shop, Third Floor.
Distinctive New Dress Fabrics
For Fall, 1918
NEW. FALL SILKS
Among the most favored of the new Fall silks
are the following: Satin, charmeuse, crepe meteor,
silk tricolette, crepe de chine, costume taffetas.
Plain shades, plaids and 6tripes. New designs in
lining satin and pussy willow silks.
VELVETS AND PLUSHES
Velvets are destined for a high popularity this
We have a finely representative stock of
velvets and plushes.
All that is new and fashionable in Autumn
silks and woolen dress, goods is now on dis
play and sale on our Second Floor, Fifth
.Street. Newest weaves, newest designs, new
est colorings a wonderful collection awaits
your inspection and selection tomorrow.
Come in as soon as possible and see the
new silks and dress goods certainly our
stocks will never be more complete than now.
Prices, too, will be found to your liking.
NEW DRESS GOODS
Included in our stocks of new dress goods are
all wool French serges, suiting serges, poplins,
melrose, gabardine, tricotine, etc., in all the wanted
colors. New all wool plaids. Velour coatings. '
We will cut, baste and fit for $1 upwards plain
tailored skirts, if material is purchased here.',.
Meier ic Frank's: Silk and Dress Goods Shop, Second Floor.
We have new and unusually complete stocks of
women's petticoats for Fall and Winter. Materials
include silk jerseys, taffetas, Skinner's satin,
crepes de chine, wash satins and combinations of
6ilks-and-jerseys. All the leading shades and styles
are represented. Priced from $6.95 to $20.
SPECIAL Good quality mercerized cotton pet
ticoats with taffeta flounces in a number of styles.
Regular sizes $3.95, extra sizes $4.98.
Meier & Frank's: Petticoat Shop. Third Floor.
, FURS Genuine skunk, Hudson seal, squirrel,
nutria, opossum, French seal, French mole, etc
A wide assortment. Coney in white, black, kit,
brown, gray. 1 to 10 inches wide.
FRINGES Silk, chenille and bullion. Good se
lections of colors. 1 to 18 inches.
BANDS Wide bead bands in jet and sequins.
Narrow bands and festoons to match. Oriental
beads festoons and bands. All other trimmings.
Meier & Frank's: Trimming Shop. Main Floor.
I "I B mJ
Is the Day!
That is the day when ' Oregon will
declare that she is again '"Over the
Top" first this time with the
You must help to this glorious end.
You must pledge ' yourself now to
Put your last dollar into the Fourth
Liberty Loan be a patriot and a keen
business man at the same time.
Get ready to buy bonds to your ut
most on September 28 the first day
of the Fourth Liberty Loan Drive.
IN WONDERFUL VARIETY AND
OF INEXPRESSIBLE CHARM
A fascinating exhibition of the new hats for
Fall. Complete, authentic, artistic all who visit
our millinery salons will be pleased beyond meas
ure at the displays that are here 4o greet them
showing countless ways of solving the Autumn
millinery problem to one's utmost satisfaction
and at the most modest expenditure.
FRENCH HATS (REPRODUCTIONS)
HATS FROM THE LEADING
. AMERICAN DESIGNERS
such as Waters, Bruck-Weiss, Vogue, Madame
Arnold, Meadowbrook hats and others as well as
our own original - creations.
Dress, semi-dress and tailored models. Indi
vidualized . styles for all occasions.
New shapes in velvet, panne, velvet, beaver,
hatters' plush, felt, satin, . Georgette and wool
i materials, becomingly draped, trimmed with os
trich, fur, wings, feathers, fringe, chenille, wool
embroidery, new and distinctive ornaments.
Many different treatments in crowns and
brims are shown.
Hundreds of new models Autumn's newest and
loveliest creations. Large hats, small hats,
medium size hats. Hats for maids and matrons.
.Black hats, colored hats. Everything. Moderate
prices prevail. " .
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Meier & Frank's:
Millinery Shop,-Fourth Floor.
' New Fall models in women's corsets now on dis
play, and sale. We have wonderful assortments
of the following famous makes Madame Irene,
Madame Lyra, Nemo, Frolaset (front lacing cor
sets), American Lady and H. & W. elastic novel
ties. ,Moderately priced.
Our expert corsetieres are at your service to
see that you secure the righ model for your par
ticular type of figure.
' Meier & Frank's: Corset Shop, Third Floor.
We are headquarters for the reliable and ex
tremely popular Van Raalte veilings. Several new
designs are brought out this season, the most novel
being the "O'Ban" and the "Mufti" (a smart war
bride drape veil).
Plain hexagon meshes, Shetland veilings, Filet
meshes' and shadow veilings. Chenille dotted,
bordered effects and elaborate scroll patterns.
Yard 25c to $1.50.
Meier & Frank's: Veiling Shop, Main Floor.