Jefferson was against any needless official apparel, but if the gown was to carry, he said: For Heavens sake discard the monstrous wig which makes the English judges look like rats peeping through bunches of oakum.
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Source Notes: Source: THOMAS JEFFERSON, commenting on judges apparel.Benjamin Harrison, The Constitution and Administration of the United States of America, p. 320 .
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