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The Dolls’ Dressmaker, Part 3

“You can’t tell me the name of my trade, I’ll be bound,” she said, after taking several of these observations. “You make …. Ladies’ bonnets?” “Fine ladies’,” said the person of the house, nodding assent. “Dolls’. I’m a Doll’s Dressmaker.” … Continue reading

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The Dolls’ Dressmaker, Part 2

“It’s the way with them,” said the person of the house, shrugging her shoulders again. “And they take no care of their clothes, and they never keep to the same fashions a month. I work for a doll with three … Continue reading

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The Dolls’ Dressmaker, Part 1

“Dolls; that’s all,” said Jenny, shortly. “Very difficult to fit too, because their figures are so uncertain. You never know where to expect their waists.” (Our Mutual Friend, by Charles Dickens, Book II, Chapter 5) I wrote recently that I … Continue reading

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