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English citations of maraboux

  • 1843, The Illustrated London News II, page 428:
    Feathers have an astonishing run this season. Velvet Hats and Capotes for morning wear, and also lighter Coiffures for the evening, are ornamented with birds of Paradise in brilliant colours; maraboux and willow feathers are in great request, and many tulle and gauze ball dresses are ornamented with feathers.
  • 1915, Millinery Trade Review XL, page 142:
    David Krentzman, of the recently dissolved firm of Sang & Krentzman, has started business for himself, as D. Krentzman & Co., at 736 Broadway, manufacturing fancy and ostrich feathers and maraboux.