Location June 1956:
Lily Morgan Joins Dorset
Lily Morgan, formerly with Majestic Metal Specialties Co., has joined Dorset Products DorsetProducts. She will handle showroom, promotion and publicity.
Accessory market round-up
"Majestic Metal Specialties, 377 5th Ave., continues to offer round, multi-sided, basket, and flat shaped bags of metal strips combined with lucite and in combinations of silver and gold. Novelty laminates are very big here. $3-$5 clutches in plaids, velvets, tweeds, failles and brocades are other offerings. Some bags are fitted; others have matching eyeglass cases, cigarette cases and other accessories." (Handbags & Accessories June 1956, page 56)
Display ad Handbags & Accessories June 1956, page 69
"Illustrated here are just three of the many exciting creations at our showrooms.
K118 Large, roomy, flexible handbag with gold chain.
K225 Hand-woven metal strips in basket weave pattern. In gold or bamboo, with tortoise gold-silver combination.
K231 Exciting creation in pattern. In gold or bamboo, with tortoise gold-silver combine-lucite top and handle."