He dressed neatly, but his morning coat
was badly made, and his picturesque felt hat was too old.
He was dressed like any other ordinary gentleman, in a loose grey morning coat
and waistcoat, and white trousers; and had his watch in his fob, and his money in his pockets: which he rattled as if he were very proud of it.
A tall, handsome man, with superb whiskers, wearing a velvet morning coat
and a brilliant watch chain, approached Miss Miller, looking sharply at her companion.
Of course, the President later rowed back on this point - but back across the Atlantic, diplomatic niceties will be packed away in a box along with his swallow-tailed morning coat
"To the people who accepted and supported me as a symbol, I express my heartfelt thanks," Akihito, wearing a Western-style morning coat
, said at a brief abdication ceremony in the Imperial Palace's Matsu no ma, or Hall of Pine.
Akihito wore a Western morning coat
when he became emperor in January 1989.
Female guests are required to wear day dress and hats, while male guests may only wear their morning coat
However, none matched the navy blue of his morning coat
The invitations, made using American ink on English card and printed by Barnard and Westwood, also reveal the dress code for guests attending the wedding ceremony - uniform, morning coat
or lounge suit, or day dress with a hat.
A spotlight finds him again, standing in the back of the house, resplendent in morning coat
, reasserting that this really is "him."
Similarly, Arthur found that top hat and morning coat
were "already obsolete" (OMR 112).
The topper to polish, the shoes to shine, morning coat
to go to the cleaners - a lmost exactly where its wearer is likely to be taken over the next five days.