September 29, 1988 |
"Puttin' on the Ritz," a fashion show, was presented at the Woodhaven Center, a Temple University residential program for the developmentally disabled. The fashion show, presented on Sept. 24, raised $540 for retarded adults in PEARL (Program Enhancing Aging Residents' Lifestyles). PEARL provides activities for residents ages 40-63 who are severely mentally retarded. Among the activities are swim therapy and classroom projects. The Woodhaven Center is at 2900 Southampton Rd.
April 11, 1993 |
The Bensalem police are trying to raise $20,000 to buy new bullet-proof vests. They will sponsor a fashion show April 25 at Fisher's Tudor House restaurant on Street Road. Posing with one of the old vests that need to be replaced are the show's chairs, John Bolaris of WCAU-TV (left), Officer William Fox (second from right), and Tina and John Scanny, owners of Giovanni's Creative Hair beauty salon. The fashion show is sold out, but raffle tickets are being sold for chances to win a television.
August 4, 1991 |
In full battle dress and with muskets at the ready, Civil War re-enactors gathered last weekend at the Colonial Plantation at Ridley Creek State Park for a weekend of twice-a-day battles, a parade and a fashion show. Participants came from as far as New York and Virginia.
March 26, 1992 |
For the 80th anniversary of Girl Scouting, fourth through sixth graders donned uniforms worn during the decades for a fashion show at the Jefferson House in Norristown Saturday. Above, Susan Zeager helps Stepanie Pistilli. At right, Katie Monaghan wears a 1928 uniform, Becky Wall wears one from 1940 and Corinne Picard wears 1918's outfit.