In each instance, housemaids and footmen threaten to surprise and disclose their employers' violations of social code and criminal law.
Eleven footmen were paid for their participation as supernumeraries, probably for on-stage assistance with the live horses.
A footman came in, and the old man ordered bread and butter for his wife.
The footman had been passed unfit for general service and for sedentary work at home only.
I think he must be referring to the question of airmen dressed as footmen.
His guests were there and white-coated footmen were carrying silver trays of champagne and caviar.
There would be less employment for chauffeurs, game-keepers, butlers and footmen, but there would be more employment for boot-makers and textile workers.
Someone mentioned the footman living over the garage.
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