Another ’30s sewing comic

by PatternVault on September 4, 2012 · 4 comments

in 1930s,Vintage Sewing

Last year, in my first post to We Sew Retro, I posted about a late Thirties comic strip called Sally Makes a Conquest. I wanted to share another J.C. Penney advertising comic strip: How Ginger Got the Job!

How Ginger Got the Job!

(Is it me, or did someone disagree about Penney’s prices?)

Unlike the earlier comic strip, this one credits the patterns illustrated—McCall 3363 and 3364—but they aren’t yet on the wiki.

For more details and discussion see my blog.

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Pixie S. Greene September 4, 2012 at 6:25 pm

Oh gosh, this is wonderful. It’s got me thinking how much I need a wardrobe upgrade, though!

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Inkdork September 4, 2012 at 7:39 pm

Love this! I agree with Pixie- a wardrobe upgrade is in order!

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Street Fashion Paris September 5, 2012 at 2:29 am

Love your skirt!!!! so pretty!!! xxx

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tina vines September 6, 2012 at 9:59 pm

this is SO CUTE!! I love it! I want to wear her new interview outfit..its fabulous!

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