capmaker

capmaker

(ˈkæpˌmeɪkə)
n
a person who makes caps
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When I was enrolled in kindergarten, the teacher picked me to act in a 30-minute play, Capmaker and the Sailor.
67) The Discourse, written in the summer of 1549 but unpublished until 1581, consists of a series of dialogues in which several characters--a knight, a doctor, a merchant, a capmaker, and a husbandman--discuss the commonwealth's economic crisis and offer explanations for it.
Salsberg, a capmaker by trade, was born in Lagov, Poland, in 1902 and had immigrated with his parents to Canada in 1913.
Les cooperateurs utilisent en fait les termes anglais suivants; clerk, peddler, laborer, capmaker, operator, tailor, bookkeeper, barber et mechanic.
I like to quote Roger Ikor, who, in his prize-winning novel about an immigrant Jewish capmaker in Paris, vividly evoked the late nineteenth-century emigration question: Where to?
DiDetroit Yiddishe Directory (1907), from which Robert Rockaway draws effectively, reported Jewish clerks and peddlers on the east side but also tailors, capmakers, dressmakers, and others.
Given the prominence of Jews in the Monteal clothing trade by about 1900, it is surprising that there were far fewer Jewish clothiers than hatters, capmakers, and furriers.