In the mêlée which ensued, the puggaree dropped to the ground, to the joy of its lawful owner and the disgust of the combatants.
Picture him then in a loose red flannel tunic, corduroy knee-breeches, serge leggings, white pith helmet with a puggaree round it.
Yes, I know that, sir; but your puggaree would have been better, only you lost that along with your cap.
Strefford aimed his cigarette-end at a tourist on a puggaree who was gazing up from his guidebook at the palace.
He is a bony, lantern-jawed young man, in velveteen jacket, with a puggaree round his hat.
It was just a strip of white muslin wound around the head like an East Indian puggaree.
He now felt himself cool though broiling in the Indian sun with Danby in a linen suit and puggaree.
He took the puggaree from his hat, and, tying the ends together, he slung it over her front pommel.
It was simply in fact and effect a primeval prototype of the "puggaree" of Margate and Hindustan.