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Q was a Queen, who wore a silk slip; R was a Robber, and wanted a whip.
He urged the growing of mulberry trees and the propagation of silk worms, as being of more value than tobacco.
She had been properly dressed for the occasion in black tulle and black silk tights.
A chair covered with red silk, borne on the shoulders of sixteen chair-men, passed up to the temple.
Instead of a cloth, on each table was a sheet of fine glazed paper which had the appearance of oiled silk.
He hands a lady out; her pale blue silk domino hides her effectually from the inquisitive gaze of the crowd.
Fancy silk buttons, with worked figured tops, were patented by Wm. Elliott, in 1837.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
It was a white silk, with an immense train, of course, and without overskirt—simply caught up in a great puff behind.
He feared he might be in business, possibly even in the silk business, and that he would perhaps talk on the subject.
A handkerchief, once red, with polka spots, contained a ragged flannel shirt and a stocking-heel tied with a piece of tape.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD

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