Some articles on dark blue, band, blue:
... used since the mid-19th century, normally has a white crown, a black (or dark blue) band, and a black peak ... At the front of the band is a cockade of blue and yellow, the colours of the Swedish flag ... The Uppsala cap has a black band, blue and yellow lining, and a somewhat soft crown ...
Famous quotes containing the words band, dark and/or blue:
“Nothing makes a man feel older than to hear a band coming up the street and not to have the impulse to rush downstairs and out on to the sidewalk.”
—Robert Benchley (18891945)
“His singing carried me back to the period of the discovery of America ... when Europeans first encountered the simple faith of the Indian. There was, indeed, a beautiful simplicity about it; nothing of the dark and savage, only the mild and infantile. The sentiments of humility and reverence chiefly were expressed.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“Tommy is three and when hes bad
his mother dances with him.
She puts on the record,
Red Roses for a Blue Lady
and throws him across the room.”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)