[Nature's Own Designs]
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Gender, Ornithology, Design, Amusement
Shows a woman strolling down a street wearing a dress with a huge train made from peacocks' feathers The caption explains that 'As birds' feathers and train dresses are all the go, Miss Swellington adopts one of nature's own designs'.
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