Political air

The 46th annual Presbyterian-St. Luke's Fashion Show in 1972 in Chicago's Medinah Temple had a distinct political air about it as wives and daughters of political figures joined the festivities as models. <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB001937" title="Maggie Daley" href="/topic/politics/maggie-daley-PECLB001937.topic">Maggie Daley</a>, daughter-in-law of <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST002288" title="Richard J. Daley" href="/topic/politics/richard-j.-daley-PEHST002288.topic">Mayor Richard J. Daley</a>, showed a shimmering pailletted cardigan and aubergine wool gown from <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEBSL000185" title="Marshall Field" href="/topic/business/consumer-goods-industries/marshall-field-PEBSL000185.topic">Marshall Field</a>'s. The theme of the show was "Vote for Fashion."
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( Tribune archive / September 27, 1972 )

The 46th annual Presbyterian-St. Luke's Fashion Show in 1972 in Chicago's Medinah Temple had a distinct political air about it as wives and daughters of political figures joined the festivities as models. Maggie Daley, daughter-in-law of Mayor Richard J. Daley, showed a shimmering pailletted cardigan and aubergine wool gown from Marshall Field's. The theme of the show was "Vote for Fashion."

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