Mr. Stanley Marcus producing a fashion show at the Baker Hotel in Downtown Dallas, circa 1925. “This was the beginning of the first weekly retail fashion show in the country, later copied by many, and its success kept it running every week continuously for some twenty-eight years.” – Minding the Store.
Mademoiselle Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel attends a Western party at Mr. Stanley Marcus’ brother Eddie’s Blackmark Farm in Dallas. Chanel came to Dallas to receive the Neiman Marcus Award for Distinguished Service in the Field of Fashion in 1957 (she was the sole recipient).
In the photo (left to right) Mrs. Stanley “Billie” Marcus, Mademoiselle Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel and Mr. Stanley Marcus.