A Lover of Freedom

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Dear Sir, – I have been amused with the different letters you have published on the above-mentioned subject. So may I send you my opinion?Nothing makes me feel more uncomfortable than to have anything at all tight. Another thing, if girls love tennis etc., as I do, they could not go and enjoy a game … Continue reading A Lover of Freedom

Happy When Tight-Laced

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To the Editor, London Life.Dear Sir,“R. S.” of China need not be surprised that “The girl with the tiny waist showed no signs of distress.” Any girl with a slender plastic figure can be quite happy laced to 16 inches.The whole secret is in commencing young enough, and always doing it. Tight lacing becomes pleasant … Continue reading Happy When Tight-Laced

High Heeled Hilda

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The heels are high on Hilda’s shoes.She always knows which sort to chooseTo show her small and dainty feet,When tripping lightly down the street. From childhood’s days she’s had idealsTo wear the very highest heels –The ones which make it hard to walk,But make the other women talk. Her mother’s helped her great desire,Every year … Continue reading High Heeled Hilda

Miss Hildago

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Dear Sir, – I do hope you don’t think I write too often, but your correspondence columns contain so much that is interesting that I am always feeling that I must butt in. Now what about “F. M. C.” who condemns the wearing of corsets? “Let’s be natural,” she says, yet to carry this to … Continue reading Miss Hildago