from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as cassinette.


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  • Bullitt County dressed in typical Negro attire -- "a black luster coat, made sack fashion, and a pair of snuff colored cassinet pantaloons; also, a black fur hat with low crown and broad brim, and vest with purple dots on it." [

    The Journal of Negro History, Volume 3, 1918


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