He had apparently just come in, for he had his shovel hat in his hand.
He wore the long robes and shovel hat of a Roman Catholic priest.
The lawyer, shocked out of his dreaming, looked up and recognized the singular figure of the little man in the shovel hat.
There he was, the authentic uncle: gaiters, apron, shovel hat.
The chaplain gave such a start as made him drop his shovel hat.
Anne held out her hand, and courtesied in response to the bow and wave of the shovel hat.
Even a bishop might give it an occasional inspection, without derogation from the decorum of his shovel hat and gaiters.
The like of me to preach to a parson, all regular done up, bands and cassock and shovel hat and all!
But she did not smile when the shovel hat was removed, together with the wig and the glasses.
Here we first beheld a number of priests garbed in cassock and shovel hat, a costume now forbidden by the laws.