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Regrettably, few details survive regarding the |8 The simple, long-trained skirt, lined with creamy glazed cotton, is pleated into the waistband and bound in wool braid at its hem. Soon after they married, Mr. and Mrs. Nichols pioneered to Tioga, in north-central Texas, where this lovely dress must have been a treasured heirloom. Granddaughter Nonic Louise Nich- ols chose to wear it to marry Leigh Brown on September s, 1891. With only slight alterations at the waist and bust areas and the addition of a bustle to accentuate the back of the skirt, the dress was transformed into a popular style of die early 1890s. wedding dress trends 2012.