|A fancy dress outfit was often an excuse to have a photograph taken.Sadly they usually tell us little, except perhaps how desperate our forebearers were for entertainment.|
Normally I do not have a kind word to say about fancy dress photographs.
"Food Control" the subject of this costume was introduced in late spring 1918.The war ended in November 1918.
Inscribed "with much love Nell"
Photo date 1918 Aged about 18 years Estimate born 1900 ±3 years