Item 03: Sydney B. Young war diary, 15 October 1916-14 April 1917 - Page 135
The dress that caught my eye was the typical Harriet.
Dressed in what looked like black silk, and a black hat with an enormous &
beautiful white ostrich feather. Some were wearing a pink feather.
The costers have discarded the custom of pearl buttons but they cannot discard the "Git
darn" accent quite so readily.
The chief amusement there is cocoanut shies. Here & there you