Location August 1942:
Metropolitan Mfg. Co.
Display as August 1942 "Luggage & Leather Goods," page 52
Hat, Bag Sets at Metropolitan
Metropolitan Manufacturing Co. is featuring a group of six styles of matching hat and bag sets in wool felt cloth. These are designed for the junior Miss and are shown in turf, brown, kelly green, red and navy. Bags include over-the-shoulder styles as well as underarms while the hats are in beret, calot and pompadour styles. Trimming of pinking is used as a decorative treatment. Complete sets retail for $1.49 to $1.69. (August 1942 "Luggage & Leather Goods," page 53 Handbag News)