Posted by: Karlee A. Turner | November 23, 2012

23rd November and Godey’s 1874

Mary Brewster did not make any journal entries from Nov. 16-20, 1847.

While staying at Honolulu for six weeks, Mary Lawrence did not make any journal entries from October 16 – November 29, 1858. Her journal entries will resume on Nov. 30.

Eliza Williams did not make any journal entries between Nov. 18-24, 1860.

Godey’s Lady’s Book for Nov. 1874

 

Plate 55. November 1874

Fig. a. House dress of two shades of green silk. The underskirt is made of kilt plaits of both colors; the front of the overskirt is formed of puffs divided by bows ob both shades; the back has folds of the two. Bodice of the lighter shades; the back has folds of the two. Bodice of the lighter shade with sleeves of the darker. Fig. b. Dress for boy of three years; blue cashmere, trimmed with white braid and buttons. Fig. c. Walking dress of dark brown silk with overdress and sacque of camel’s hair of a lighter shade, fastened by ribbon bows in front and on the sleeves. Felt. Hat. Black marten boa and muff. Fig. d. Visiting dress of claret satin and velvet. The underskirt is of quilted satin; overdress and basque bodice are velvet, trimmed with satin. Bonnet of matching velvet. Fig. e. Dinner dress of violet silk. The front and siders of the skirt are covered with lengthwise puffs divided by narrow gathered ruffles. Basque surplice bodice and sleeves trimmed with narrow ruffles gathered at the top. Fig. f. Evening dress of white silk, the skirt trimmed with three ruffles headed with a garland of roses and leaves. Low, square-pointed corsage, with illusion laid in plaits over the neck; the dress edged with flowers; puffs sleeves.

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