Wednesday Miscellany: Paper doll servants, a puzzling puzzle, and a bad ad

Look, kids! Paper doll servants to order around!

Ladies’ Home Journal, March 1918

Can someone help me out with this Illustrated Zigzag? STICT RICK SUES can’t possibly be right.

St. Nicholas magazine, March 1918

I wonder how many people had to sign off on this before it was green-lighted.

Harper’s Bazar, March 1918

Garish New York hotels are apparently not just a contemporary phenomenon.

Smart Set, March 1918

And finally, an Erté serenade.

Harper’s Bazar, March 1918

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