. . . In Women's Sizes
Butterick Fashion News, March 1939
Jessica Hartman Jaeger Collection | VintageStitches.com
BUTTERICK 8291. Designed to whittle the shorter figure of large hip to shapely proportions, with a slimming vertical line from neckline to hem. Size 36, 3¼ yards 39 inch silk. Sizes 34 to 52. 50 cents.
BUTTERICK 8289. There's youth in every line of this woman's dress, with its frosty white piqué vestee, soft detail in the bodice, and waistline neatly nipped in. Size 36, 3⅝ yards 39 inch print, ⅜ yard plain for vestee. Sizes 34 to 52. 25 cents.
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