IT’S GETTING HOT OUT THERE, AND IT’S AFTER MEMORIAL DAY!
As heats up, it might be a good time to start wearing white. But you only have a few months! Even though, wearing white after Labor Day is not necessarily frowned upon anymore, every time I wear white I know that my bubby (grandmother) will say, “No whites after Labor Day!”
(left) White middy blouse with pocket embroidered with three playing cards, black tassel at front neckline, and two buttons.
(right) Uniform. White lab coat with: collar; wrist-length sleeves with button closure; gathered at waist; pocket over right breast inscribed Social Service; 2 pockets in skirt. chest: 17 1/2 in.; waist 12 1/4 in; skirt length waist to hem 24 1/2 in.
Yeshiva University Museum, New York (1999.232) Gift of Lucy Benedikt