1A black bow tie worn with a dinner jacket.
- Men at their sides may have been attired in black frock coats, over waistcoats, white wing-collar shirts, black ties and top hats.
- The boys were all in black dinner jackets and black ties.
- Every week they dress up in dinner jackets and black ties to visit old people's homes and sing old and well-loved songs to their delighted audiences.
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