An orange, flung at a lady in court dress, seems to have been a favourite missile for a favourite pastime.
I have a court dress for days of ceremony and people of ceremony, nevertheless.
We were all again in court dress at 11 this morning to go to the Palace and present our felicitations to the Imperial couple.
He was evidently an ancient beau of the plantations in court dress.
Photographs in silver frames also stood there, of female relatives in court dress and of male relatives in uniform.
Helen, in her court dress and pearls, looked plain beside her.
The regulations about our court dress were the same as for the Schleppenkur, only we were begged not to wear white.
Failing that, they must strut in the velvet and ruffles of court dress.
The court dress is green with green velvet facings, gold epaulettes and lace, crimson silk sash, and cocked hat with green plume.
The next morning he hurried off to his tailor, to order a court dress.