collar and necktie

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  • Skim put on a collar and necktie and took his story across to the newspaper office. Cited from Aunt Jane's Nieces on Vacation, by Edith Van Dyne
  • Miller took his collar and necktie in his hand and went downstairs, where Josh sat waiting. Cited from The Marrow of Tradition, by Charles W. Chesnutt
  • I was putting on my collar and necktie when Mr. Hacket returned. Cited from The Light in the Clearing, by Irving Bacheller
  • He was wearing most of his clothes, except his linen collar and necktie, and the collar of his coat was turned up. Cited from The Old Wives' Tale, by Arnold Bennett
  • And when he sinned they punished him by putting a shirt, collar and necktie on him. Cited from The Iron Puddler, by James J. Davis
  • In the scuffle which followed William Philander had his collar and necktie torn from him and his coat was split up the back. Cited from The Rover Boys at College, by Edward Stratemeyer
  • He wore a new jacket and a neat collar and necktie. Cited from Andy the Acrobat, by Peter T. Harkness
  • The man in the corner readjusted his collar and necktie, which, during the narrative of this interesting mystery, had worked its way up his long, crane-like neck under his large flappy ears. Cited from The Old Man in the Corner, by Baroness Orczy
  • He wore the morning dress of a City man, with collar and necktie of the latest fashion; his watchguard was rather demonstrative, and he had two very solid rings on his left hand. Cited from The House of Cobwebs and Other Stories, by George Gissing
  • Savage began to straighten his collar and necktie, Bruce to nurse a sprained thumb. Cited from The Penalty, by Gouverneur Morris
  • He was decently clad in a grey tweed suit, white hat, collar and necktie, and it was perhaps that fact which made his extreme attenuation the more conspicuous. Cited from The Beetle, by Richard Marsh
  • If a woman is drowning, the sensible man does not wait for an introduction to her; nor does he run to an acquaintance to borrow his boat, or stop to put on a collar and necktie. Cited from Our Vanishing Wild Life, by William T. Hornaday
  • Then he heard her sweep into the passage, greet her uncle and aunt, utter a few commands to the maid, and, while he was adjusting his collar and necktie, pass from the car. Cited from Graustark, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • Daffy was pale and quivering; his hair in disorder, his waistcoat torn open, collar and necktie twisted into rags, he made a pitiful figure. Cited from The House of Cobwebs and Other Stories, by George Gissing
  • Imagine a woman, uninvited and unpermitted, arranging his collar and necktie for him in the largest public room of the Grand Babylon, and then talking about his little moles! Cited from Buried Alive: A Tale of These Days, by Arnold Bennett
  • The boys nearly fell off their chairs in the Western House dining room, a few days later, at seeing Rob come into supper with a collar and necktie as the finishing touch of a remarkable outfit. Cited from Main-Travelled Roads, by Hamlin Garland
  • He was in his shirt-sleeves, but the gingham was scrupulously clean, and he had the uncommon refinement of a collar and necktie. Cited from A Village Stradivarius, by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • They felt perfectly at home in my shop, and would rather work for me and be underpaid than be employed in an up-to-date factory where a tailor was expected to wear a starched collar and necktie and was made the butt of ridicule if he covered his head every time he took a drink of water. Cited from The Rise of David Levinsky, by Abraham Cahan
  • A ghastly, leering cadaver in collar and necktie, dressed up and photographed at the morgue, and now flashed hideously at the prisoner out of the darkness. Cited from Through the Wall, by Cleveland Moffett
  • Flossy wore a gay bonnet and a stylish frock, supplemented by a huge bunch of violets, and her husband's evening dress betrayed a slight exaggeration of the prevailing fashion in respect to his standing collar and necktie. Cited from Unleavened Bread, by Robert Grant