Friday, March 25, 2011

"Shirtwaist"

Ny the way - you know what was an odd but lasting result of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire?

No, I said odd. And lasting.

We stopped saying "shirtwaist" and started saying "blouse".

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At 9:56 PM, March 25, 2011 Anonymous Kathie had this to say...

OTOH, we did continue to refer to "shirtwaist dresses" (one of my all time favorite classic styles) for a long time. Actually, I still DO call them that!

 

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