Quakers moderate their demands in marriage and in dress
Adapting to the changes of the age, Quakers at their annual assembly decided that mixed marriages be permitted and that the particularly Quaker way of dress and speech no longer be insisted upon. (By John Osborne)
Benjamin Vincent, Haydn's Dictionary of Dates and Universal Information Relating to all Ages and Nations (New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1906), 1086.