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Three times Vicky waved her magic wand. Three times she cried out, "Abracadabra!" Three pennies she tossed into Memorial Union fountain and three wishes she made on the evening· star ... but the new dress she wants for the big dance just hasn't appeared. For one whole week Vicky's been careful not to walk on the zodiac, walk under ladders, spill salt or cross the path of a black cat. .. but there's still no dress. So Vicky's discovered her own magic word - sewing machine. Pick a magic number, Vicky advises, the number of the dress or suit pattern you like best. Choose a material that will cast a spell. Then pick an expert to give you some hints on the magic ways of a needle and thread.
"Vicky Says Sew,"
The Iowa Homemaker: Vol. 28
, Article 10.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/homemaker/vol28/iss5/10