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Black Horse

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The 7th Dragoon Guards, or “the Princess Royal’s D. G.” Their “facings” are black. Also called “Strawboots,” “The Blacks.”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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