- I thought bobbies sounded interesting so I looked it up
in 'dictionary of costume and fashion' by m pickens.
It wasnt there.
So I looked on the web and saw that bobbies are police. I
found a little bit about them.
A site with a picture:
--- In TheCostumersManifesto@y..., "dakotarose141" <lydiark@r...>
> Hi! I am new to the group and was wondering if anyone could help
> me. I have been put in charge of finding the correct costumes worn
> by English Bobbies during the Dickens era. We are using the 1843-
> 1870 time frame. I need to find patterns for the outfits they wore
> as well as the Bobbie hats, I believe they are called that. Can
> anyone help me please?
> Thanks in advance.