summer recess ball dress. La belle assemblee 1818 July. of white crape or venetian gauze. border of double Indian roses in a beautiful pink colour intermingled with crape leaves and pearls. The body in the Oriental style with short sleeves finishing closer to the elbow than formerly, finished with a trimming of broad blond. Head dress of a double wreath of Indian roses with braids of hair wound round the summit of the head. White satin shoes, white kid gloves.