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graham g

7th January 2010, 17:10
1. Used by Dad's Army or Jackie Kennedy (7)
2. Part of uniform in Tsar's cavalry(7,3)
3. Head covering for russian grandmother (8)
4. Part of Friar Tuck's habit (4)
5. For 18th century females- for crowd control (3,3)
6. Customary wear for Maria and Sisters (6)
7. Give Tim the help to keep off sun (4,6)
8. For indoor use in a downpour (6,3)
9. Two men from Inverness-shire (9)
10. Twin stars- neither suar nor oil (6)
11. Donned for ultimate sentence (5,3)
(was thinking this may be death hat/cap but thought the item put on head before execution was called a hood)
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bullfrog

7th January 2010, 17:13
11 is Black Cap -- worn by the judge when sentencing
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anniec

7th January 2010, 17:15
4 cowl
5 mob cap
6 wimple (I think!)
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ajt

7th January 2010, 17:16
5 is mob cap
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terry

7th January 2010, 17:16
1. pillbox.
2. cossack hat
6. wimple
8. shower cap
11. black cap (the judge put it on when passing sentence)
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bullfrog

7th January 2010, 17:17
2. Part of uniform in Tsar's cavalry(7,3)
COSSACK HAT?

3. Head covering for russian grandmother (8)
BABUSHKA

4. Part of Friar Tuck's habit (4)HOOD?

5. For 18th century females- for crowd control (3,3)MOB CAP

6. Customary wear for Maria and Sisters (6)HABITS/WIMPLE

10. Twin stars- neither suar nor oil (6)CASTOR (a new one on me -- look up Brixton Castor)
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silly boy

7th January 2010, 17:21
7 Pith Helmet
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silly boy

7th January 2010, 17:23
9 Glengarry ?
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ajt

7th January 2010, 17:23
10. There's a hat called a castor - twin stars Castor and Pollux - no oil (castor oil) but I don't know about suar
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ajt

7th January 2010, 17:25
9. Glengarry?
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