Illustrations from “The Chinese Shawl” — The Quiver (1923)

Georgette Heyer’s seventh published short story gives us the down-on-her-luck Mary, who happens to run into a man who has long wanted to marry her at a dance hall.

The story ran in The Quiver with this full-page illustration:

“The Chinese Shawl” — with background and commentary — is now available to read in Acting on Impulse — Contemporary Short Stories by Georgette Heyer.