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UNIONS SET DRIVE AGAINST FAST TRACK

Byline: Joyce Barrett

WASHINGTON -- Organized labor is using the Congressional recess this week to rally grass-roots opponents of President Clinton's fast track request as...

– October 14, 1997

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GLOBE OUT TO RAISE STAKES IN SPANDEX

Byline: Stuart Chirls

FALL RIVER, Mass. -- The "quiet" spandex company is getting ready to make some noise, pumping up the volume in the red-hot spandex market.
Behind...

– October 14, 1997

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25 SORRENTO WORKERS HIT UNITE WITH SUIT

LOS ANGELES -- Twenty-five employees of Sorrento Coats Inc., one of the last union contractors here that specializes in blazers, have filed a law suit against UNITE, charging...

– October 14, 1997

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ATHENS AT A GLANCE

Population: Metropolitan area: 135,000; University enrollment: 29,000.
Demographics: Metro area has large youth contingent: 14 percent of total population is between the ages of 20 and...

– October 13, 1997

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THE BIG NIGHT
TEENS TALK ABOUT WHAT THEY WANT IN A PROM DRESS AT A MART SEMINAR.

Byline: Neeti Madhok

ATLANTA -- Prom is traditionally a night of pretty gowns, matching shoes, hosiery, purses, jewelry and...

– October 13, 1997

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EYE SCOOP

Rumors about her top-secret engagement leaked out within 24 hours, so it's a minor miracle that Samantha Kluge Cahan has managed to keep her latest project under wraps for so long. But now sources say that...

– October 13, 1997

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– October 13, 1997

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THE BIPOLAR SOUTH
A MIX OF TRADITION AND NEW STYLE CHARACTERIZES TODAY'S SOUTHEAST.

Byline: Georgia Lee / with contributions from Neal Turnage

ATLANTA -- Call it the Scarlett Syndrome.
While the...

– October 13, 1997

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WOLFORD'S NEW DEAL: SHEER ART

Byline: Rosemary Feitelberg

NEW YORK -- Wolford, which is already bringing luxury to legwear, is now adding art.
The Bregenz, Austria-based hosiery maker has collaborated with...

– October 13, 1997

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FTL'S NEW LOOK

Byline: Miles Socha

NEW YORK -- As Fruit of the Loom expands from a maker of basic underwear and other staples into a producer of branded fashion-oriented casualwear, its underwear offerings are...

– October 13, 1997

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MOVIE STAR CUTS 3-MONTH LOSS

NEW YORK -- Movie Star Inc. narrowed its fourth-quarter loss to $370,000 from $1.02 million a year earlier, helped by improved gross margins and lower overhead costs.
The latest...

– October 13, 1997

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A BRADY FAREWELL
AFTER A HALF A CENTURY IN THE BUSINESS, ATLANTA'S BRADY BUNCH MOVES ON.

Byline: Georgia Lee

ATLANTA -- The Apparel Mart has bid farewell to the Brady bunch -- Frank J. Brady & Sons -- a...

– October 13, 1997

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