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Tea Gowns and Tea Time

Tea Gowns and Tea Time

"In olden days a glimpse of stocking was looked on as something shocking but now,
God knows, anything goes..."
- Cole Porter

A terribly tempting talk set in the thirties - a decade of streamlining, speed and style.

Find out what's on at the pictures and who's broadcasting on the wireless...
Learn how diet and drastic underwear can help you fit in the sleek lines of thirties frocks...

Discover how the future looks from the 1930s.

Plus, top tips on cake baking, linen laundry and tea-leaf reading. The perfect accompaniment to a delicious cream tea!

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