His father, tired of the tricks and knaveries of his son Charles, put him an apprentice to a hosier in St. Jamess-street.
Did you see among the embassy, that big ambassador who is a hosier?
Reception of Mr. H. M. Stanley by the eminent Explorer's tailor, bootmaker, and hosier.
Another person, John Mason, a hosier, occupied one-half of the tenement.
She went to the hosier'sTo buy him some hose,And when she came backHe was dressed in his clothes.
He was the son of a hosier, whose real name was not O'Neill, as some have maintained.
My idea was in perfect unison with that of my hosier and haberdasher.
Yes, sir, a hosier said to me the other day; I do like my cat.
Their principal station was Porto Bello; off which accordingly hosier cruised.
The stocking denoted the hosier, the gridiron the ironmonger, and so on.