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"Fake Nylon Shirls

In Australia"

SYDNEY, Tuesday.

A -spokesman for Australian, shirt, manufacturers warned to-

day ,that,counterfeit nylon shirts were "oeing sold in Australia.

The ''spokesman, Mr. H. C Christian, president of the Ap- parel Manfacttwcrs' Association of ' N.S.W., -said that the Aust- ralian public was being--fleeced by ,the sale of shirts apparently made in Hong Kongand brand- ed "100 per cent, nylon" " and 10Ó per cent du pont nylon1." .?

Mr: Christian said that chemi- cal analyses .showed that- the. shirts, contained 119 nylon and werre _acually made1''of rayon.

"Tlie shirts are being sold by retailers, both large and small Willoh suggests that enormous quantities of these fake shirts are 'being distributed," he said.

1 "This amounts to a large scale confidence tcick on the- Austra- lian public in that the cheapest shirting* material is being allow- ed "to "masquerade under the title of one of the most expensive

materials."

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