Mary is too young, too attractive, too modern for the scholarly position she occupies;

and her success, which means happiness to her, is jeopardized *

mary, young and attractive,

in order to win success in her chosen work, dresses the part of a spinster,

and makes herself appear prim and old-fashioned **

{1} Mary is a professor of higher mathematics in a large college.

{2} Mary has charge of the book department in a large department store.

[[3} Mary is the librarian in a large public library

{4} Mary has been elected to a political office usually filled by a male.


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