He said that in Boston all women wore them, especially when they were out on excursions, or picnics.
"Peck's Sunshine Being a Collection of Articles Written for Peck's Sun, Milwaukee, Wis. - 1882" by George W. Peck
The picnic party went about its business unaware of the wonderful thing transacting in their very presence.
"The Adventures of Bobby Orde" by Stewart Edward White
Susie was talking eagerly about a great picnic which Mrs. Haddo had arranged for the following Saturday.
"Betty Vivian" by L. T. Meade
Somebody suggested asking the lady from Philadelphia, as the picnic was got up for her.
"The Peterkin Papers" by Lucretia P Hale
One day, toward the end of a very fine May, the girls were all to go for a picnic to some woods about four miles away.
"A World of Girls" by L. T. Meade
We want to have a midnight picnic.
"Girls of the Forest" by L. T. Meade
Let us follow the Australian child on his picnic and see something of the Australian Bush, also of an Australian home.
"Peeps At Many Lands: Australia" by Frank Fox
A picnic undertaken from Jerusalem must in some respects be unlike any picnic elsewhere.
"The Bertrams" by Anthony Trollope
I've lost that picnic for you all, for I don't believe she will let us have it now.
"Five Little Peppers at School" by Margaret Sidney
Kitty's going to have a picnic on the creek bank for her.
"The Little Colonel's Christmas Vacation" by Annie Fellows Johnston
The lolly-pops had disappeared long ago, and so had the picnic sandwiches.
"Sunny Boy in the Country" by Ramy Allison White
THE DAY OF THE PICNIC.
"The Children of Wilton Chase" by Mrs. L. T. Meade
Do you reckon it was a picnic for me?
"The Fighting Edge" by William MacLeod Raine
Well, Wednesday was the day for the picnic!
"Continental Monthly, Vol. 4, No 3, September 1863" by Various
The women lingered to plan a picnic dinner for the coming Saturday.
"Winning the Wilderness" by Margaret Hill McCarter
A PICNIC IN THE GLEN.
"Reels and Spindles" by Evelyn Raymond
And I have very good reasons for not asking Kresney to an informal picnic of my particular friends.
"Captain Desmond, V.C." by Maud Diver
But we won't mind about that, because it's such a nice day, and we want the picnic.
"Nine Little Goslings" by Susan Coolidge
And in the afternoon we'll have a picnic.
"The Squire's Daughter" by Archibald Marshall
We've got supplies aboard and we'll stop somewhere and make a picnic dinner.
"Wyn's Camping Days" by Amy Bell Marlowe
"For picnics and for rambles
A polished buttercup.
If hats were made of flowers,
How people would dress up!"
"June" by Nancy Byrd Turner
A hasty jest I once let fall—
As jests are wont to be, untrue—
As if the sum of joy to you
Were hunt and picnic, rout and ball.
"To G.A.G." by Charles Kingsley
All evening the marsh is a slick pool
Where dream wild hares, witch hazel, pretty girls.
"Up from the important picnic of a fool
Those rotted asters!" Eddy on eddy swirls
"Idiot" by Allen Tate
A pile of picnic scraps, 'tis true,
Can raise a mild commotion.
But what of John and Jane and Sue
Mixed in a single ocean?
A sight that stabs me to the heart
Is Billo smoodging with his tart.
"The Minglers" by C J Dennis
But I ain't grouchin'. It wos worth the fun.
We 'ad some picnic stoushin' Brother 'Un-
The only fight I've 'ad that some John 'Op
Don't come an' stop.
They pulled me leg a treat, but, all the same,
There's nothing over 'ere to beat the game.
"Digger Smith" by C J Dennis
When we'd got her, new and shining, Oh the picnics that we had,
Mother shredding all her troubles, Father larking like a lad,
While we youngsters sang in chorus, as our bubbling spirits riz,
Sitting decked with ferns and wattles in the Old Tin Liz.
"Old Tin Liz" by Alice Guerin Crist
Pack a picnic and head outdoors.
Save those Chicago-style hot dogs for the next South Lawn picnic.
Memorial Day is a day for parades, picnics, and firing up the grill.
Though the word picnic has French origins ( pique-nique ), Americans have embraced the outdoor practice more enthusiastically than baguettes and Bordeaux wine, and today is even National Picnic Day.
Being a primary-care doctor is no picnic these days, with shriveling payments and swelling patient demand.
New DIY "Set-Up-Anywhere" Projection Screen for Picnics and Outdoor Events.
For after the hike, ride or climb to barbecues, concerts, picnics and lazy afternoons spent hanging outside -- here are some local beers to pair with whatever activities you have on tap this summer.
Pet costume contest with TailsSpin and 98.7 The River in Forsyth Park during the Picnic In The Park 2012.
Fennel, Arugula, & Radicchio Salad for a Picnic.
In a speech at an AFL-CIO picnic Monday, he signaled a harder line toward healthcare reform.
For us, this has turned out to be the super summer of the family picnic, and I'm lovin' it.
Tickets To The Summer Picnic.
The quintet Cafe Jam hails from Sao Paulo, and their release is perfect listening for a summer's day picnic, smooth jazz with just a pinch of the tropical.
This was the perfect spot for a picnic.
Examining the framework behind Alison Heryer's Picnic Project.