An overview of the day, to begin with.
Our new maid, Eliza, greets the mantua maker
Mr Mason confers with his tailor, Mr Taber
Alice receives the mantua maker’s letter
Taking Mr Mason’s measure
It was a long night….
Mr Herreshoff arrives from New York
Mrs Brown and her sister, Miss Smith, entertain company
…and quiz Mr H
Visitors from New York meet the ladies and mantua maker
Mr Taber and Mrs Brown
Not, perhaps, as dissolute as he appears?
Miss Sally Brown and Mr H
Mr H and a visitor
Did the vegetable milk remove freckles? Esther is not certain.
Miss Brown and Mr H
Mr Young, our sometimes troublesome deliveryman
Mr Taber threads a needle