Inside the new Cleopatra parasol is a broad ribbon twisted about from one rib to another, and when the parasol is closed it falls in full loops about the handle, and gives a novel, bunchy'effect. White accor-dion-plaited muslin sunshades, finished by a fall of white lace, will be a crisp and dainty addition to white morning gowns at the seaside and in the country, - Water is atillfa long way ahead of beer as a paying investment. One entire and un-divided-share in the’New River Water Company was recently sold for the fabulous sum of L 123,800. In 16I| it was only worth 1400, so that in the space of 276 years its value has been increased a thousandfold. 5,1 '
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Page 2 Advertisements Column 3, Evening Star, Issue 8025, 30 September 1889
Page 2 Advertisements Column 3 Evening Star, Issue 8025, 30 September 1889
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