The History of Leith

April 1, 2006

‘A New Proclamation Concerning Farthingles, or Old Mr Fashoner Shiting Hopt-piticoats’

Following on from the title there is a paragraph in which the ‘ladies’ express their gratitude to fashion, personified as Mr Fashoner (Fashioner). They say ‘. . . we cannot but acknowledge your kindness . . . These Hopt Petticoats is a very fine invention . . for more click here

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