Every lady has some chance to marry, it may be one to fifty, or it may be. ten to one that she will. Representing her entire chance at one hundred at certain points of her progress in time, it is found to be in the following ratio:

Ladies between the ages of 15 and 20 years............ 14 1/2 per cent

" " " " 20 " 25 " ............ 52 " "

" " " " 25 " 30 " ............ 18 "

" " 30 " 35 " ............ 15 1/2 " "

" " " 35 " 40 " ........... 3 3/4 " "

" " " " 40 " 45 " ............ 2 1/2 " "

" " " " 45 " 50 " ............3/8 of 1 " "

" " " 50 " 55 " ............1/4 of 1 " "

Height And Weight Of Ladies

It is often asked how thick a lady ought to be in proportion to her height. A very young girl may becomingly be thinner than a matron, but the following table gives a fair indication of proper proportions:

Height

Weight in Pounds

Height

Weight in pounds

Four feet, 7 inches ................

.about 73

Five feet, 6 inches ...................

about 144

Four feet, 10 inches .............

" 90

Five feet, 7 inches ..................

" 150

Five feet ...............................

" 100

Five feet, 8 inches ..................

" 155

Five feet, one inch.. .. .

" 106

Five feet, 9 inches ..................

" 163

Five feet, two inches...

" 113

Five feet, 10 inches....

" 169

Five feet, three inches..

" 119

Five feet, .11 inches....

" 176

Five feet, four inches.. .

" 130

Six feet ..................................

" 180

Five feet, live inches-,. . .

" 138

Six feet, one inch......

" 186