As promised, here are some of my favorite wins from the auction in which Helen South Alexander's clothing was sold.
Fringed-skirt late 40s suit from Bernard's, Spokane
Another Claire McCardell
Louella Ballerino for Jantzen
Louella Ballerino for Jantzen...in green
Hollywood Sport Life
Irish linen and silk
No-label but stunning 40s strapless
Mustard wool unlabeled
Frederick & Nelson, Seattle
Unlabeled 40s wrap top
Red linen and wool
No label 40s jacket
Harvey Berin Designed by Karen Starck
Then there are the two things I haven't been able to part with, an unlabeled 40s outfit...
...and a Patricia Lester silk outfit from the 70s