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Wendy Ward Charm School at Montgomery Ward, my sister-in-law signed me up for this when I was about 12, guess that was a hint...the only thing I remember is the "pivot" when we walked down the runway... :(
Graduates of the Wendy Ward charm school! (At your local Montgomery Wards store)
Wendy Ward charm school graduate
Wendy Ward Charm School...LOL! I remember my cousin (who ultimately became an actress) started modeling with them, went to their charm school & had a version of this book (in the late 1970's).
Wendy Ward Charm School Book
Wendy Ward Charm School
school dress ... girls could not wear pants - I had numerous dresses that looked just like this.
Yeah, I went through this course at the Wendy Ward Charm School, offered through Montgomery Ward Department Stores.
Carol Brent two-piece vintage swimsuits from the pages of the Montgomery Ward catalog, 1965. #vintage #1960s #swimsuits
Montgomery Wards Department Store (xmas trivia: Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer was originally written for Wards as an ad campaign for their stores).
1960 school fashion. I wore a dress to school every day for the first 6 years...
Good old Dick and Jane-M first reading books in school.
Oh my, I had one of these but I was a preschooler...and I loved it. It had pom poms on the end of the ties.
1966 Spiegel catalog women's dresses - I wore dresses like this to school every day at University of Florida. Girls could only wear pants or shorts in the dorms or sorority houses!! Good times!