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" May, he came into the office, dressed in a pea-green coat, white vest, nankin small-clothes, white silk stockings, and shoes, or pumps, fastened with silver buckles, which covered at least half the foot from the instep to the toe. "
Joseph Dennie: Editor of "The Port Folio" and Author of "The Lay Preacher". - Page 30
by William Warland Clapp - 1880 - 41 pages
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Penn Monthly, Volume 11

1880
...of the last century, — a pea-green coat, white vest, nankin small clothes, white silk stockings, shoes or pumps fastened with silver buckles, which...at least half the foot from the instep to the toe, — small clothes tied at the knees with ribbon of the same color, in double bows, the ends reaching...
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The New England Magazine, Volume 14

New England - 1896
...May morning, when he entered his editorial sanctum dressed in a peagreen coat, white vest, nankeen smallclothes, white silk stockings, and shoes (or...fastened with silver buckles, which covered at least one half of the foot from the instep to the toe. His small-clothes were tied at the knees with ribbon...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries, Volume 17

John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond - United States - 1887
...morning in May, he came into the office dressed in a peagreen coat, white vest, nankeen small clothes, white silk stockings and shoes, or pumps, fastened...least half the foot from the instep to the toe. His small clothes were tied at the knees, with riband of the same color, in double bows, the ends reaching...
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Appleton's Cyclopædia of American Biography, Volume 2

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - America - 1888
...morning at the office in a pea-green coat, white vest, nankeen small-clothes, white silk stockings and pumps, fastened with silver buckles which covered...at least half the foot from the instep to the toe." He wrote very rapidly, and deferred the preparation of his " copy until the last moment. One of the...
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The Philadelphia Magazines and Their Contributors, 1741-1850

Albert Henry Smyth - American periodicals - 1892 - 264 pages
...Street to his office " in a pea-green coat, white vest, nankeen small-clothes, white silk stockings and pumps, fastened with silver buckles which covered...at least half the foot from the instep to the toe." Dennie was but 44 years of age when he died; Buckingham says he was "a premature victim to social indulgence."...
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The Philadelphia Magazines and Their Contributors, 1741-1850

Albert Henry Smyth - American periodicals - 1892 - 264 pages
...Street to his off1ce " in a pea-green coat, white vest, nankeen small-clothes, white silk stockings and pumps, fastened with silver buckles which covered...at least half the foot from the instep to the toe." Dennie was but 44 years of age when he died; Buckingham says he was "a premature victim to social indulgence."...
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Customs and Fashions in Old New England

Alice Morse Earle - Clothing and dress - 1893 - 387 pages
...England jessamy. " He wore a pea-green coat, white vest, nankeen smallclothes, white silk stockings and pumps fastened with silver buckles which covered at least half the foot from instep to toe. His small-clothes were tied at the knees with riband of the same color in double bows...
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Appleton's Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Volume 2

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - America - 1898
...morning at the office in a pea-green coat, white vest, nankeen small-clothes, white silk stockings and pumps, fastened with silver buckles which covered...at least half the foot from the instep to the toe." He -wrote very rapidly, and deferred the preparation of his " copv until the last moment. One of the...
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Home Life in Colonial Days

Alice Morse Earle - Children - 1898 - 470 pages
...dress: — " He \vo[ea pea-green coat, white vest, nankeen small clothes, white silk stockings, and pumps fastened with silver buckles which covered at least half the foot from instep to toe. His small clothes were tied at the knees with ribbon of the same colour in double bows,...
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Joseph Dennie and His Circle: A Study in American Literature from ..., Issue 3

Milton Ellis - American literature - 1915 - 285 pages
...recollection of Dennie 's personal appearance, in 1796, when I began my apprenticeship in the printing office of David Carlisle. In person he was rather below than...toe. His small-clothes were tied at the knees, with ribbons of the same color, in double bows, the ends reaching down to the ankles. He had just emerged...
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