"A beautiful hand is indispensable to all; it is the distinguishing mark between refinement and vulgarity. With the aid of Amardine every hand in the kingdom may be rendered soft, beautiful, and white, every rude impression of weather or hard usage removed, delicacy of touch restored, and the seal of elegance impressed upon it, let is present condition be ever so unpromising."
Costermonger. "NOW, MISTER, I WANTS MY DELICACY OF TOUCH RESTORED, AND THE SEAL OF HELEGANCE IMPRESSED UPON MY BUNCH OF FIVES.
source: Punch, Jan.-Jul. 1850