yesterdaysprint: The Colfax Gazette, Washington, November 3,…

yesterdaysprint:

The Colfax Gazette, Washington, November 3, 1911

If anyone’s wondering, ‘dude’ in this sense was a man who loafed around all day, thought a whole lot of himself (and his clothes), and pressed his unwanted attentions on the ladies. So they’re saying don’t be a masher but also don’t be a stuck up moralist either.