Talbots gives back

Talbots Inc.’s headquarters in Hingham will hold a sale of “sample size” items, with all proceeds going to the American Red Cross for disaster reliefef. “Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to, and help people recover from disasters big and small,” organizers said in a release. A number of items will be offered, including jackets, coats, dreses, pants, sweaters, accessories, and others, ranging in price from $2 to $50. Sample sizes refers to apparel in misses sizes six and eight, and women’s size 14. Footwear is sizes six and 10. The sale will take place on Saturday and next Sunday at 175 Beal St. in Hingham. All sales are final and only cash will be accepted. For more information, e-mail Betsy Thompson at