Practical Paper Patterns 9736; ca. 1950s; The dress has a low cross-over double-breasted fastening, self-fabric belt and below knee-length pleated skirt with deep patch pockets and a pleated insert to the back. Long sleeves with turn back cuff.
Maximum fabric requirements are as follows: 3 1/4 yards of 54" wide fabric, 4 7/8 yards 36" wide fabric. The back of the envelope has a cutting layout, and states that "fully detailed instructions, making-up illustrations and cutting-out diagrams are enclosed such that not even the youngest beginner need have any doubt as to her ability to succeed at the first attempt"