He will even discard his feathers, which at least were picturesque, for a chimney-pot hat innocent of nap.
He had on a dark brown coat, and dark pantaloons and a chimney-pot hat.
And he made a lot of excellent jokes at the chimney-pot hat, jokes he had read in the Globe 'turnovers' on that subject.
Always a chimney-pot hat, and every evening full dress, with the regulation button-holer.
Why, it was almost as bad as that acme of horrors, a chimney-pot hat!
Did Midwinter positively meditate forcing him into a "chimney-pot hat," a nicely brushed frock-coat, and a clean pair of gloves?
To me a chimney-pot hat surmounting a cloak is as dire an outrage on poetic association as a Venetian bravo with a quizzing-glass.
The typical Yankee face, as drawn in Punch, is indeed the red Indian profile with a white skin and a chimney-pot hat.
He was so bald that he was compelled to wear a skull-cap, and the edge of this showed beneath the brim of his chimney-pot hat.
La mode, for example, seems scarcely to exist at all; or at any rate to have taken refuge in the chimney-pot hat and the tournure.