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EDISON BROS. ON GROWTH PATH

Byline: K. P.

NEW YORK -- Despite being in Chapter 11 since 1995, Edison Bros. is not singing the blues.
Instead, the retailer is chugging along in an expansion mode. It will...

– June 5, 1997

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LIBBY PATAKI: POLITICALLY FASHIONABLE

Byline: Arthur Friedman

NEW YORK -- As New York State's first lady, Libby Pataki has become one of the fashion industry's biggest cheerleaders.
She's been attending the...

– June 5, 1997

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SIDELINES

PAULSEN JOINS COLUMBIA: Michael Paulsen has joined Columbia Sportswear as visual merchandising manager. He will be based at the company's corporate headquarters in Portland, Ore., and reports to Dan Hanson,...

– June 5, 1997

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UH-OH, SERGIO

NEW YORK -- Sergio Valente, one of the hottest labels of the Eighties, is making a comeback. Seizing the moment, the designer jeans and sportswear name is being relaunched for September deliveries. The...

– June 5, 1997

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KATARINA WITT: GLOBETROTTER CHIC

Byline: Rosemary Feitelberg

NEW YORK -- Katarina Witt demands a lot from her clothes. With her schedule, she can't afford not to.
As a professional figure skater, jewelry...

– June 5, 1997

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GROOVE GIRL'S MIX

Byline: Karen Parr

NEW YORK -- Singer Paula Abdul has inspired more than the fans who love to boogie to her tunes. Her husband, Brad Beckerman, is citing her as the "muse" behind Groove Girl,...

– June 5, 1997

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EYE SCOOP

Suzy Flash! Marylou Whitney, the there's-no-one-quite-like-her-in-the-whole-wide-world widow of Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney of name and fame and great wealth, is engaged to be married to John Hendrickson,...

– June 5, 1997

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MARTHA STEWART: EASY ELEGANCE

Byline: Wendy Hessen

NEW YORK -- Whether she's tilling her own garden, cooking in a TV studio kitchen or hopping into a Kmart truck, Martha Stewart conveys a certain caliber of...

– June 5, 1997

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DAWSON PROFITS SOAR TO $17.3M

LONDON -- Dawson International PLC reported its after-tax profits rose more than fourfold to $17.3 million (10.6 million pounds) in the year ended March 29 as a result of smaller losses...

– June 5, 1997

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HANDBAG FIRM SETTLES TWO SUITS WITH PAYMENT

NEW YORK -- Jaclyn Inc. said it paid $487,500 to settle two lawsuits relating to the manufacture and sale of handbags.
The company declined to provide further...

– June 5, 1997

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CLASS ACTION

NEW YORK -- The classics are looking new again this season, done up in slim silhouettes and fresh fabrics. As Ellen Tracy designer Linda Allard puts it, "Early spring is a terrific time to experiment...

– June 5, 1997

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HOPPING THE INNER-CITY FAST TRACK

Byline: Rosemary Feitelberg

NEW YORK -- The influence of inner-city shoppers on the activewear market has become so important, it is now the stuff of panel...

– June 5, 1997

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