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If one could get into a friendly and understanding discourse with men of this faith, as has been done occasionally, one would learn that buttons on the backs of coats, or on coat sleeves, were actually places for the "devil to hang 'somesing' on." Buttons are made from the bones of animals, and this is one reason for their declining to use them. Their coats are without the usual well-known collar.Some wear capes in cold weather, or perhaps great overcoats; at any rate they are monstrous garments--covering all like the top of a buggy covers the individual.The youngsters are dressed exactly after the pattern of their grandfathers and grandmothers, and it does seem strange to see such "little ladies" out and at play with a vigor found in boys--and in children of the care-free-world.But they wear dresses reaching to their shoe-tops, as soon as they are able to walk; a white cap, and white shoulder kerchief and a white apron add their unique touch.At recess they cannot be persuaded to doff them while at play.The trousers of an Amishman do not open in the middle by means of a fly, as do those of most every other male American.
Even a dark-eyed maiden of three years might have her sweet face encircled by the plain muslin cap, the little figure dressed in plain gown.The men's hats are a distinctive, broad, stiff-brimmed type--one looking just like another--dust and all!It is the usual thing for Old Order Amish boys to wear their hats nearly all of the time, except while in school.It is dictated in style by their old leaders and deviations are rare.Jews, Catholics and the plain people alike prefer not to let any other faith get a hold on their off-spring until after they have lived through formative years.
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The Mennonites and the Amish, and many others of similar persuasion, are what they are because of their religion hardly for any other reason.