This is a Simplicity misses shirt waist dress pattern with two versions, a slender pencil skirt, and the other has a nice full skirt. There is a short sleeve version, and a sleeve-less version. Both feature a placket wing collar neckline.
This requires a side zipper closure.
There are a total of 13 pieces, all are present.
This is copyright dated 1956 on the bottom of the instruction sheet.
The envelope has a tear partway down one side. The graphics on the front are in blue and pink with red accents and black detailing.
This is for a vintage size 16 which means the bust is only 36", the waist of 28" and a 38" hip.
We are a member of the VFG, The Vintage Fashion Guild.