The October 1955 "Handbags & Accessories" stressed gift possibilities for store buyers to stock for The Holidays. (page 28)
Accent glamour in your boutique items
RICH MATERIAL. Coffee suede with bronze scrollwork in clutch with two purses, box bag with unusual handle; kid glove has matching cuff. Franz Vogel
Accessory market round-up
"Extremely unusual accessories are to be seen at Franz Vogel. A mesh clutch of 24-karat gold which opens out flat is also available in satin and in a larger version in satin and calf. Bags and umbrellas in matching calf are also featured. Many bags have unusual shapes, are constructed as two bags in one, have double entries, etc. Gloves to match most of the bags are available here."
"Handbags & Accessories" October 1955, page 36