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THE REPUBLIC: SUNDAY, JULY 26. 190b'.
" Did ycu know that a ee'taln young D;n-
edlck. who lately mid n rather "o'p
KiTi of marriage, who Is a very attraet've
man personallv. though l.a lias not what
might be te.rme.1 "staving qualities." once
paid numerous aril Iolr.lc0 attentions o a
jircttj Cnbanne girl., v.'ho has been In an
other city for the lat sis months She Is
plump as well n pretty s.nd has the finest
pair of houlder that an) body m'ght vvlsh
for en a summer's day.
The man used to t-ll her that she was a
perfect dream I think that was his word -In
a decollete sown, fo when he railed,
wnlch was about seven nights a week, n
Invariably put on a kov.ii that would d!
jilaj the pearly .shoulder-.
One night It wa" midwinter the girl's
parents decSSeJ that om- thins inu-l be
lone. The taarcd that the man would lure
their pretty daughtei o-u to Clnvton .T.3
inarrj htr offhand. In iev. of the man's
mbsetiunt hlstoij they tire Uite rignt
nut that 1 neither hero ior there. They
leeided. as 1 .iid, tliat s.rciiuous msa-iure
must be adopted.
The slrl'.s father Is the o'Jl of Sou'h'rn
jiolilcnes-. and he somehow did hate to as-t-!st
the chap out of doors with a forceful
Then he aIo hated to tell him even t.ic:
fullj that his calls were about -oven times
too numerous each wetk. lie and nn.nini
held a council of war and deelqej that tney
were up against it. a" Go rge Ade In-, s-aid
ulio other people. They linallv agr.jd en
Mamma remembered her daughter's fond-r.e-s
for low-necKed govvi.s when the jojng
man was eapected So mamma suggested
that evening, as daughter a togplng up
In her bw-t. that -he wear a certain t.ii.i
black !aee dres that had no lining in the
waist, arid vvj" moreover. Cist low jdu it
the throat, with short sleeves that only
covered tlie upper p.iit of the arms, witn
lace full of big holes In the pattern. Daugh
ter fell right in with the idea.
Daughter unt downstairs that n'ght
looking s0 swett and dimply and Jt'n
gcther lovable that both mother's and fa
ther's heart sank wllh remorse as :h-y
(razed on her.
But they buoyed each other with the
thought that it was for her bet. and so
they smothered their feelings and rcsoli.u
to act What did they do?
Oh. just turned oft the heat In the fur
nace. Cards have reached this city announcing
the marriape of Mr. Ieon V Heuser to
Hiss Jfancy Maj Scott, at Farnissus. Pa.
Mr. Heuser has many friends in St Louis,
who will he gristed to learn that he v. Ill
In the future reside in Pennsvlvanij.
Soeietv Is indulging in considerable specu
lation concerning the matrimonial Intention-
wf a West Helle place girl who last spring
quietly told her Intimate friends that she
expected to marry a medical man ixom
Kari'ai CIt The engagement had no
Xormal announcement, I believe, though her
aunt did gi've a sweet-pea luncheon In her
honcr. B.'t the news had already been told
fcefore the function.
At all oei.ts this summer a certain good
looking juung banker has ben courting the
lady moi-t industriously, and the Kans.n
City doctor's chances are lessening day b
daj. Indeed. I louM if he has a show at
ah. for I pre the banker and the girl to
Kethr cver.vuhtie. and they wear an air of
unmistakable devotion that Is as far fnjn
anj thing platonlc as this tcrrestial sphere
Is from the Borelll comet.
I should net ha in the least surprised to
see some re-atly engraved wedding cards,
relative to this affair, by Sptemhr 21. The
Karsas City medical gentleman's name will
not be therein, of that jou may be sure.
While on this interesting topic o' cngnce
ments I am reminded of anothc- afialr
du coeur. which has not .-o far progressed
smoothly. That is the lady and gentleman
nre all right in their knowledge of and mu
tual trust In each uthci. but thcr." Ii tho
old. but ncverth.-less unpleasant, parental
objection. The girl Is a petite ind very
pretty South Side miss, thoush not Teutonic
.in her ancestry. Tho man also live? on the
South Side, and they have -o far ben
obliged lo conduct their courtship unur
very difficult circumstances tir papa and
mamma, the girl's parent, are. to be
sangy. "deid set agalnt" their daughter
marrying any rtil a wealthy m-n.
The man In question Is In modest, but by
no means Impoveilshed. circumstance-, and
will be able by fall to lit un .1 s.vali fiat
ery cozlly, and keep the refrigerator full,
I don't predict an elopement, for they nre
both far loo sensible for that. 1 rather
hink that papa and mamma will be won
over by October Let us hope so.
Miss Elizabeth Young's engagement was
rather a surprise to Si. Louis friends last
week and shared honors with that of Mr.
Houston T. Force and Ml-s TIchennr.
which was not. however, altogether unex
pected. Mls Young has not been here since her
sister. Mrs. Knight, ami brothcr-In-law.
Captain Knight, were at the barracks. Tiien
there were trolley parties galore and In
formal hop. I rememljer an especially jolly
one that Will J. Thornton gave one sum
mer evening, when the guests rode down
Jefferson Harracks way in a rtrlvatc car.
ate largely of all orts of dainties en route
and after reaching the barracks danced
merrily till almost sunup or wouldn't I
better say, reellle?
Elizabeth Young was then at Bishop
Itobeflson Hall and did not actively indulge
In these jollifications Her next older sis
ter. Marjory, who has since married a Phil
adelphia doctor, was the bairacks belle,
that year and plaxed hanc with the hearts
of a St. Iu1k newspaper mnn. a St. Louis
lawyer, a bachelor deioted to the Unhersily
Club, where he spends all of his time that
Is not ghen over to 'golf, and a cultured
German doctor not the one from Philadel
phia. Then she calmly gave lliem all the
mitten and went to New York to live a la
bachelor girl with three other "army girls,"
Monday in St. Louis
I have set aside thl dav to nsr
form sekntlflc painless operations
for correcting imperfect and de
formed features and removing ail
unsightly blemishes on the face or
body. Consultation Is free and the
strictest privacy assured.
JOHN II. WOODBURY D. I.,
fJOIS Mcrmod-.Inccnrd, Si. Liinli,
that Is the dauchters of army men who
were not with their families, being sta
tioned in remote sections, of the globe.
There bis be-n soni.- li'tlo mcrrj making
at the Barracks th's summer. Ttnnls
courts tlouil-h down there and there are
mole un nairied officers than m can Mi iko
a stSil: at. 1 hear that Lieutenant Guy
Noriell. whose lutcicsthig sister. Mrs. O
bcrn. keeps house for lun, to the envy
of the otiii.- bachelors p!is. .1 remarkably
line game. This- g" J-v ""Ie '"
promptu boo la.-1 JlontU) Ujnt. Miss 3x.ato
Huntei. Mas Maruerite McClell m and
enough otlur glrl to make things een, di
vided honors for c!leJ'-n,:NA uMB.
Ic Pitchers Mermod & Jaccard's.
Mi'v Nellie daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.
A.mon o? Xo: ., V.r,lnUa avenue.
Louis, was marrieii ;i...'" - : .-, ;-"
' u-.clp. the r.exciend J. K. Lf'?!t f "l
nil rf -loll. Ka-. After a dinner thty . p
r'ir:ed at r. p in. for a sK weeks till;
thremsh Colo' a.o. after wh'eh tney will
make their home in loin. lva.
The most leautiful trains a-e those of tho
Big Fcur to New York ana Boston.
-.I'ss Margaret Caircll. daughter of Mr.
aiid".Mrs. John Cartoll. No 1410 Aubert
alenue. and William C. Djnn of Holslmj
ton Kas.. were m-irrleil in St. Marks
Church 1 -se boulcard and Academv ae
n"e Jul', l". last The cerjemuny was per
fotaied ut f- a m by lh- teverend P. J.
O'Hourko. pastor of St Maik's. Miss Nan
nie Carroll.-sUter of toe bride, was brides
maid .-nd P. O'Connor groomsman.
V break'ast was sered at the home of
the Slide-; parents, reclames of both the
families cnl" were InUted The couuh' de
parted en a morning tr.-ln for the Last.
After spending some time at the summer
resorts, thex will hdt the bridegroom s
pren-s in Can id 1. They will return about
ixiula wia proceed to Hulsingtoii. where
they w.'l :es:ue.
n-iiel wedding 'f the past week was
Mv . ani .mi. rttucji . -mv-s.1"- "- -- r '
Aimstrons -uenue. on Thursday ecnlu-.
.Tulv ZS. at the nome 01 uikwi i. ""':
bv tho Reverend Doctor Hilkemann. Little
.Miss ILillie J. 1-psh.iw. dnushter of Doctor
O. T V'l.shaw. was ring bearer.
Haiold S. Akin of Chicago and Miss Al
tln D Greding. daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
(1. C Greding of I'pper Alton. 111. were
quietlv man led in the presence of .1 few- or
their mo..l intimate fiiends at S p. m. Julj
Zi. at the residence of the Reverend E. B.
Dlllard. No. SVS Lindell boulevard. St.
Lols. A..ron H. Hale of ailcigo acted as
bet man and Miss Rae B. Oredlng. sister
of the bilde. attanded as bridesmaid.
Wedding Imitations Meimod & Jaccard's.
The Fleur de L's Musical and Dramatic
Club held Its regular meeting the rat week,
having one or the finest programmes of en
tertainment of the summer season. This
was nnanged by Miss Bessie Muslck. After
the entertainment a rerast was served by
Miss Belle Cclonnat. Those present were:
Bessie Max Music, Pauline Jones.
Belie Colonna. Alice Jones,
Itobcrt G Ellis. August Wepflcr.
Kdward J. Muslck.
Through sleeping-cars. St. Louis to Bos
ton, every day In tne ear, la Big Four.
The Tag Club gan a swimming party at
Muegge's Natatorlam last Thursday morn
ing Those present were Mlses Diisy
O' Toole, Bertha and Ete'le Hollochcr. Bes
sie Stewart. Kate Gecrick. Isabellc Werd
l'.ng and Fnnnle McCatthy.
The World's Tair City was ery strongly
represented during the month of June and
part cf July at Alexandria. Douglass Coun
t. Minn., bv a part of S. Louis people,
who rpent seeral weeks fishing at Geneva
Beach, which is two and one-half miles
fiom Alex anuria. The partv consisted of
Mr. and Mrs C. C Hall. K L Saunders,
known as "Pat" Saunders: At'gust Kastlng,
Will Van Doren and mother, Joseph Timpe,
C. C. Beall. wife and daughter: K. S l'tir
d and wife, James Nuge: t and Doctor
Patton. Mr. Saundeis b-oke the record by
catching ourim- his stay three bas weigh
ing fic, five and one-quarter and five and
thiee-quarters jHiund" .Mr Timpe carried
off the honor for weight on the wall-eyed
pike (or Jack salmon) with a si-pounder.
Doctor Patton landed a ten-ind-one-nalf-pound
picket cl. Charles Beall stood second
in honors by catching a nine-and-three-quarter-poand
pickerel While Mr. Purdy
did not catch any hcay v eights, jet he
caught the largest amount of puuuds.
A pleasant evening was parsed at tho
home of Mrs aicCarty. No. HS1 Belt ave
nue. Tuesday evening. Some good -music
was rendered, which made the evening very
enjojable. The feature of the evening was
a solo given by Mlis riorenee Mccarty,
after which a repast was serveel.
Amemg those present were:
Helen McCarty. Maude Harris.
Ldgar Careon. Joseph McCarty.
Charles L. Pwar.n.
Mrs Cable and her dnnchtor, Ttss
j Mamie, entertained Mrs. Nannie B.
Kunming anu ner sKcicn class jast i-nitay
at her countrj- home in Webster. Mrs. II.
W. Lee was also a guest. The sketches
of Mrs. Phlnps and Miss Bouquet were a
A surprise lawn party was given to Mr
H Kruger on Frldav night by his friends.
Th lavwi was decorated, tarpaulins were
laid and dancing was enjojed until a late
Those present were:
Nettie Pchaper, Nettle Niemann.
Gussie Sehaper, Pearl Biucgnmmin,
Katie Lang. .Martha Vahlknmp,
Belle Schi-pcr, Hulda Vahlkamp,
Ida Stoffregan, Lvdla Schneider.
Julia Niemann, Alma Buechtere.
Alvlna Swenon, The Misses Scharr.
Clara Vahlkamp, The Misses Wagner.
Otto stofTregaii, Charles Grupe.
John Lang. Frank Finch,
William Sehaper, Val Schorr.
Fdwln Sehaper, Alfred Krueger,
Kdwin Wagner, Doctor Miller,
Aug. Swenson. Du!nan.
Charles Swenson, Knoerle,
Homer Slegier. Griltlnkamp.
Messieurs and Mcsdamcs
Hy. Sehaper, William Brandt.
Al Sehaper, Charles Snenson,
H. Krueger. Mertin.
William Danse. "
Mrs. Aug. Nir-mann.
Letter Registers Mermod & Jaccard's.
A jolly crowd of voung folks enjoved an
outlnc on the st-amer Corvvin II. Spencer
ldt Tuesilay. Dancing and euchre were tho
amusements of the day. After leaving Al
ton ror Piasa a repast was served on hoard
All the ladles wore white gonns nnd huge
picnic hats. Among those present were:
-Hiss Acme Bona.
Th mas Bond,
Sidney B. Suhlett
George W. Allan.
K. P. Ridglcy.
Miss Dora Keller of No. 5X)3 Djlmar boule
vanl entertained friends on Tueselav even
ing in honor of her birthday. Music and
other nmusementb were indulged In until a
late hour. Supper was served at 11 o'clock
Thore present were:
Fdn.a Apel. Hilda Straube,
Fttr. Strrute, Grace Elane.
loulso Ellis, Tilllo Berger,
Anna Rink. Julia Keller.
John Hink. John Keller.
ndwnrei Knlep. Klmer StruuLe,
- Charles Berger. Arnrdd Saxer.
Henry Heltman, Etlnard Keller.
A pleasant dav was spent at Creve Coeur
U?Kr, ,,v "arty of joung people la't week.
Hslilng and rowing were tne features. Din
ner was served at 1 o'clock. After dinner
I Mtii I
3Lsto'' ': 2 -' t
M - fv ?
Mi 1 mwmf-rm TffinJnrT" u-- M
sins. z.eiszs c. roHN'$oN'
A T-nEGVEtT S"T.T,OVlS VTffITOJ? .
the party enjojed amusements on the
grounds. Those present were:
Joserdi'ne Alice L. Garlock.
Sch'osse-. Tom r'auagan,
John Flanagan. I-wLs Borev-'er.
A prettv entertainment, which took plaei
on Wednesday, was a rde-ic in O'Fallon
Park.. Riven by MI'a Anna Wnltc- of No.
42JO Lucky street In honor of the members
of her music elasr. The joung folks sp(-t
11 verv enjojable daj- plajing gams-of all
kinds, including foot, egg and sack rnce".
for whieh prizes were offered. Among thosa
M. Starck, G. Schniedcrcr.
A. Guenther. W. Hellm'ch.
A. Hahn. M. Markel.
M. Bevvig. C. Haas,
F. Williams. II. Brtie-ggemann,
Harry Karbe. Gerald Lowei,
Oscar Blank, LMward Tecklcn-
tharles Haas. burg.
James Strong, Herbert Hahn,
Willie Hellmich. Joeph Markel,
Wllhe Walter, Sam Markel.
Bessie Tucker of Teresa Markel.
Di III. i:dna Bruegge-
Clara Brueggcmann, maiin,
Adele Apel. Mamie Babor.
Clara Stelnkamp. Annie Babor.
Bertha Gucnlher, Mamie Fritkf.
Freda Bendler. Bekle Markel,
Annie Tecklenburg. Annie Fricke.
Gussie Schmlederer, Fannie Guenther.
Amelia Weidel. Gcldle Schwartz.
Hdna Schmlederer, Gusslo Koplo.
Harriet Hairl". Kate Keller
Lillian Hellmich. Fmma Heuermann,
Adele Hellmich. Linda Heuermann,
Eleonore Hellmich. Mamie Kller.
Hattle Haas Irene Hahn.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lark.
Mr. U1j-3fcs Bonner of Edwardville, 111.
The Orrtce Men's Club will have a benefit
performance at Forest Park Highlands on
Frida Julv 31 After the performance
the club will Kve 11 dance on the roof
garden. This will be the first roof garden
dance ever Riven in St. Lou's, and doubtless
will prove a great sueccr-s The dance is
for the members of the Office Men's Club
and their friends and no one will be ad
mitted unk'ss introduced bj- a club member.
Miss At elite Leona Dlx of No. ZZX Bicon
street, was surprised by her friends Wedneg
tlaj' evening. July 22. Daneig and games
were enjojed until m'dnight, after which a
daintj- supper was served. Thoi present
Monica Blanche Mj'ra Bradbury,
I'arke. Mnvde Lee.
Ixiretto Tighe. Genevieve Rvan.
Agnes Rj'an. Bernadine LUton.
Cleste Eovov. $ Loretta Llston,
Catherine Kennedj', Marj' Mafflt.
Veronica Mulvlhlll, Florence Maffit,
Mary Flohertv'. Archie Dlx.
Brother Kennedj-, Leslie Parke,
Dick Bradburj-. Jirk Lee.
Francis Mulvlhlll. Billle M'tt.
Bnbbl" Wark, Tommv Tlghe,
Mike Llston. Earl Dlx.
Morning. Noon and Night. Bit; Four trains
leave St. LouLt for Cincinnati.
MIS3 Estelle Dennis enteitnlned friends
last Saturday evening,
nished by the Talljho
tar Club and singing
Among those present
Music was fiap-
Mandolin and Ur.-
bj' the Lchrmiins
Nellit MeN imi 0.
MissAlvine Wehring was surprised at her
home. No 1S.M Nebraska avenue, last Tues
day evening. Julv 21. in honor of her birth
day. The lawn was eVcorated with Japan
ese lanterns. Dancing was enjoj-ed until a
Thnsi- present wcre-
Lenore Kledus. Lillle Stark.
Lulu Wltteman. Jamiw Reinhardt,
Verno Trautmann. Emilj- Matthews.
Lulu Matthews. Agnes Kocnlgs.
Lena Schmalz. Adele Oppliger.
Elsie Schubert. Henrietta WUiring
Hermine Wehring. Alvlno WehrilS.
Elsie Stark. "
Walter Stark, Russell Gardner.
J. Cralgo, Will Fahev.
Hi'iike-. L WNsmann.
I. Kibnrz. Lvsaght.
Adolph Matthews. Douglas Sacks.
Robert Puff. L. Reed.
Mrs Ernestine Wehring.
Mr. and Mr. J. Gutman.
Rich Cut Glass Mermod & Jaccard's.
f- VM11 11 1 1. -.1 1-.- , .
.in. ,iii 11,11111 was uiiiisu ijj anout
1 two-score of his friends on Thursday even
ing, before his departure for the West, at
I his summer home, No ."M Ridge nve
, nue. The lawn was decorated with an
abundant- of lanti rns decorated with faces.
"" e w 'j.ijuvi-u mi luKiiuue me en
tile fVenlig. Th jollv 'lhie. Misses Ethel
Harris. Mjrlle .Morgan and Lillle Johnson
were Instrumental in bringing this surprise
to Mi. H.uris.
Tho?e.who will long remember the occa
Cat rio McNi.lt J'.
.via j' Morgan.
Maudet Han is.
Will Han is.
A birthday surprise "psrtv was given to
I Miss vera Grahl last Friday evening r.l
I her home No. H12 North Graml nvenie. tiu
uvsasiun wing n,.r ntnth arr.lvcrsarj-. The
iiiviuvuii was spt-nt in games, p.ano selec
tions and recitations An diborntc luncheon
was seive-d at o'clock In the ruom-; hand
soinelj derorated in led aid wh.te. The
table wan spiead un.ei i- lanonv with
streamers or the sanu 1.0:0:3 safoendeU
from tht ceiling
Amung the lime f0 1:3 that cnJoed tho
Olga Mohx iran,
Lillle B ce.
Leah P tors,
The Misses Marg ret Drennan. Flossy
Hnrrison and Ruth leirsuu .tve a lawn
pitv on the lawn of Miss 1 oss Hairi
sen. Flora avenue .luplc.v...... Welne-nay
evcilng A large citivvrt of tb.. fih .lt was
! e-ent, alii a verv enjovaiitt. -v 11:11-; was
pss, ,1 The leatuii uf tne evening .ib a
lam j dance given l.v il: Harrison. Dan
cing wa.s enjovtd tii'e-al.iim th- .veiling,
and us the e el. was neurit g M a daintj'
IspwSl wa.i seived
Aiinn th- fci,e-,t.i present v.tre
Ca.k 11 v ;t
l!r vv.i .Nur'C
Waif r l'irinalcc,
J nies Iluey.
1'iank .Mae key,
Iiiei P.u. ilj'.
1: op y iv umer,
1 .. i 1 Gtle.v.
V. .. tr henett,
C L sttip,
Esieile G Gitene,
G aee Dar.lng.
One of th" nerrj oiiti-gs cf the season
was a trol.i, pail,- given 1 .st Thurslay
evening bv r L.w.en-1 ei'Toui's Lyceum
to its murwr- an 1 frenls The pirty
consisted or a'n-at s-ty -j.r'jns. ant was
under the s;it".;.l gu lan e ,f the Rever
end I'.ither v.oatrri 1 '1 run w.k mnl- to
LDmoua l'aik wli-re riant ng. boating and
Hi-ial rrceatibii v. s Inuu.-fd In A re-li--t
wan sp t "1 at the pal it Among those
v ho atlenutd v.ein:
Joseph. ne Dusar Ar.rie S!an.
tlizabeth !' ..if a, Oth"Hn ilelbig.
llorence .Mundj, Jlovme Dusird.
Utile lair. Ii-ll. Ka it Ou ' rr.
Tessie 'h ilen, Stella Jlahoney
Mane Gaivej. Margaret Mar.er.
I'kro'ic H.u-.ila. Kairjuo Mor-is,
Winnie UaNh. Mavmu Slihf,
Fimna Kuhlman. Nettie Eiekebv.
NVrah VVheel.jck. Winr.Io Kiclty.
Annie Shvlin. ' Uriilgl" Macitin.
I.. !lh tin e er, Ael1" enmin.-.
Katie I. dii. Hi.dgle i.are,
1 loronee McCor- Amiie Bv rr.?.
irack, . Majir.e Noonan.
M-s cu s
Rob. O'Connell. . Ark'ne C'.:rtl.
J H. eioorge. w RssStoele.
e J. Duesing. '. t narles Powjrs.
E .1. Barrett. ' John Dowlin,
John Grlhbon. WlllKIely.
Ed Koonoman. To:.i HTnessv.
FiaiicS Mahoney, Jame3 Ratchford.
Jerrj Maher. Arthur Mahonej,
Tom Smith. . Frank Rcgers,
San llallev. ;i Tom 'Sibr.ey.
Ieo O'Lea-v. ; lorn Lynch.
Jsmes Cut till. 'V V.'nlttt She.'ila.
Jamos Clarke, ' Johnni" Smlt'i.
John Curtin. Jet! Craden
Silk Fmbre' las Mermod & Jaccard's.
Mi and Mrs. Ben Adkins entertained n
few relatives Infoimallr la-t Thursday
evening, the occatlon bc'ng Mr Adklnfs
blrthtiaj. Some of the Water Commission
er's friends presente 1 Mr. and Mrs. Adkins
vith 11 tut-glass set. consisting of a punch
bowl, twelve cups and t.velve tumblers, two
water bottles and a rose stand. The set
was sent out to Mr. Adl.lns's residence at
No. 11CS Delmar boulevard Thursday night.
r.ne Diamonds Mermod & Jaccard's.
Mr.- J II. M-irrav of No 30C0 Olive strcH
will go to New V01I: to ;iend the month of
August. Mics i:.!na Muriaj- will go to AI
lerton (o stav with her grandparents.
Mr. and Mrs II. Morel Mateson of Cleve
land. O . are the guests of Mr. and Mrs.
Robert J. Schwartz cf No 4130 Shenan 'oan
avenue'. Mrs. Mutesun was formerly Mls
Charlotte Seannell of West Pine boulevard.
Miss Bessie Isabell Hess has returned
home from a trip to Fulton, Mo.
Mis Marj' J. Ehrhardt of Coleman street
is spending the summer at Asbury Park.
Mr and Mrs. George A. Cornet of Ii
clrile avenue are drinking the waters of Eu
leka fcprmss. Ark.
Mr. and Mrs John Oliver Butler of Cook
avenue are at Eureka Springs, Ark.
Best Watches Mermod & Jaccard's.
Mr. and Mrs. Goodman King have re
turned from a tour of Japan and the Ori
ent Mr. Clarence Hopkins King has als
returned from the King ranch at Watrous.
N. M.. nnd will soon leave for New Haven,
to enter Yale.
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.11: li'tit iiui I'L c-L. ijiiui? nun .1 hut-i
of the Misses Cn-nart at their cottage at
l'l isa Cliautarqua. HI. last week.
Miss Blanche Karst Is visiting Miss Laura
Pinnell of New Madrid. Fiom there thej'
will Join Mis Finney and her daughter.
Iulte at Atlantic City and other summer
Doctor and Mrs. Hulbert S. Smith of
C.'b.inne have left the citj' for Yellow
stone I'nrK anil an extensive trip through
tho West, ultimately California. They ex
lect to return late in thu fall.
The Misses Madge and Stclia Connor of
Ne. 2E3 Stoddard street left Wednesday on
a trip to Mempliis.
JIIss Kathrjn Miihaupt of Folsom ave
nue left last '1 uesday Tor Philadelphia, Pa.,
where she will visit her cousins and after
a brief stay will accompany them to At
lantic City and Niagara Falls, returning
the latter part of August.
Miss Grace Fuller of Harper place. Web
ster Groves. Is spending the summer at
Eureka Springs. Ark
Fine China Ware Mermod & Jaccard's.
Miss Fannie Mohr of Russell avenue Is
the guest of Miss Amanda Auer of Leban
Miss Mav E EllK No. 7J3 Aubert avenue,
will depart this evening for the North. She
will vWt St. Paul and Minneapolis. Minn.,
and other points, she will return In about
Mr. and Mrs. F. R. Parsons and the
Mioses Parsons, have gone to Petoskej' and
other lake resorts for a two months' trip.
Doctor and .Mrs T. Grlswold Comstock
have left (h.iutai.qu 1. N. Y.. and wld sperd
some time at the F.fth Avenue Hutel. New
Mrs John M. Noonan and children, ac
ecir.panled bj her sister. Mrs. Ben A. Jos
trand. ami children, have gone to Piasa
Bluffs to spend a month.
Miss Charles Lucien Clarke of AVashington
boulevard thaperoned he-r daughter. Miss
Julia Carroll Clarke, and a small party of
joung folks, to CharlevulT. Mich., a fort
night ago. where the party was the guests
of Mrs. Howard Lawson's cottage. The
jtung people returned the middle of last
week. Airs. Clarke and her daughter will
lcve for California nett Satunlaj. when,
thej will remain until the 13th of Septem
ber. Mrs. N. J. Wi'rner antl her s'stcr. Miss
Lillian Parkes. of Cottage avenue, left last
wetk for an extended trip East.
Mr. and .Mrs. Edward Eartnej-. accompa
nied bj their little daugnteis. Abblcal .11:1!
Maii.in. left the early part of last we-k for
Mac.itaw.!. -Midi., where thej- will spend
the remainder of the summer with Mr. and
Mrs. Daniel C. Miller of this citj-, who havo
a cottage at Macaiawa.
Four trains a da.v. St. Louis to Cincinnati,
via Big l'our. Parlor, sleeping, dining cars.
Mrs. Frank H. Nellor and son. Hertmr.
of Park avenue, left Saturdaj'. to spnd a
few months with fr.cnds in Colleen. IlL
Mr. ami Mrs. h. S. Craln of Memphis.
Tenn.. who have been visiting relatives rt
Maple-wood, will leave shortly for a viit cf
several weeks with friends In Chicago.
Mrs. M. J. McLaughlin and nieces, the
Miss,., Mamie Landy and Marie nnd Anita
iiojle. left last Friday night for South
The Mif-es Lila nnd Stella Drumm are at
the Thatch. Eureka Springs.
Mrs. Phil McCoy and daughter. Miss Mar
garet McCov-. departed last week for Den
ver. Colorado Springs and Glenwoiod, where
thej- will spend two months.
Miss Caroline Newman departed on Fri
day to visit her brother. R. H. Newman, of
Washington. D. C. With Mr. and Mrs.
Newman and their familj- she will go down
to tho Virginia coast places for a six weeks'
The engagement of Miss Nannie Johnson,
necond daughter of Mr. and Sirs. Trunk N.
Johnson lo George Conant, which was an-
ff 1 iiu 11 1 n mm I
MRrf DFHRING HARRY M DFHRING.
Mr and Mrs. Duhrltig were married on Wednesday at 4 p. m at the home of th
bride. No 13i. M-Millan ave nu. by the Reverend M. Rhodos The weelding was privatH
owirir to the rer-p-. ile.-th uf the bride's, father, Edward I. Ringo. Mr. and Mrs. Duhrlng
will live at No. 3CS Shenandoih avenue.
nounced a: Megr.oIIa Beaeh. Mas-. 1 i--nltd
1 v lh jtarents of the 1 oup e It Is said
that tho announcement was mad merelv
as a joke on tht- iart of some of j-oung
t'nant's e ar--nates and tha the touiI
lait ieir .-t.mat tl thit tl.ej v. ere -.a-
Mlsi Ju'lstta Barrleras Is vls.ting rla
tives in N'"v York.
Mss Eouit; Brown retuneil Satirrdav
from Chicago and tleparteo Ta-sdaj ittjoia
htr tarn j at Char!t-vo!.
Frid-iv evening Mi tilaf Mogensen ci
te itaiiiid a feu iliinds at dinner Thi
guests were -Mrs. John S Collins. M ss-s
F.aacs Biunnt-r. Lau.a Brunr.er. Ha.net
Coliin". Messrs. Hanj Webster and Cnarl s
Miss ICate King has gore to Orion. Mich.,
to join her sister. Mrr Artr ur 1 Ambl-r.
vho has ben there? some time.
Miss Marj Vaimh,n derailed this week
foi Chautauqua. N. Y.
Mrs. Lorra ne F. Jores. accompanied bj
her daughters, the -Ml"s.s Fontahi" a'll
Mildied. will depart in a few dajs for We-eiu-tonslng.
Mrs .m Graves of Lafave; e avenue.
St. Louis, has been spending a lew dajs.
v. ith Mrs John II Spalding.
Miss Marj- W nlte t-nttriained a party
with tennis last Saturdaj- afternoon.
Mrs. Shepnrei Knapp. who has been visit
ing her .sier, .Mrs. L F. Jones, has re
turned to her hu:m- in St. Louis.
Mrs L. F. Potter departed last week for
Colorado, where the will remain till Sep
tember. Joseph Franklin and his daughters. MI.a
Alice Franklin and Mrs. Vaughan Hick
man, have gone to Halifax for two months.
Doctor and Mrs C. A. Dunnavant de
parted for the Northern lakes Doctor
Dunnavant will take onlj- a short vacation,
hut Mrs. Dunnavant rraj- remain a month
after his return.
Mr. and .Mrs. Anderson Gratz and their
daughter. Miss Katherlne. will soon go to
Wpftnptnnstrr- ffii- urn months
Mr. and Mrs". II. C. Salveter and Mr. artl I
Mrs. E. H. Ciaytcn are at Lake Minne- '
tonKa for the remainder of the season.
Judge and Mrs. W. W. Kej-cer awl sons
have returned from a visit to his parents
Miss Frances G. Wilde has returned from
a visit to Torre Haute.
Mrs. J. Will Finlaj. with hr two joung
cst children. spnt sevral dajs last week
with her mother, Mrs. G!l!l-am. at her home
TI13 Sunday school of the MsthoCi3t Church
held their annual picnic 'rhursda. Thev
were driven to Fenton in large wagor.s ami
held the picnic on the banks of the Meramcc
R'ver near there.
Mrp. Jessie C. Morrison and her lit
tle daughter. Jessie, spent a ft-vv daj's thi3
week In St. Louis.
Friday evening th relatives of Mrs. Ed
win Finlaj- of Scanlan avenue gave her a
suirrisv party, the occas'on bln-r tre an-nlversarj-
of her birthdaj'. Amons the
guests vvere Doctor aril Mrs John II.
Spaldinrr :ssrs. and Jimp Henry Fol
luo. J. Will rinla.v, George Mitchell. Charles
1. Carman and their famllis.
Mrs. P. J. Kinsella entertained Our Own
Club Wedncsdaj- from 1 to fi o'-lnck. After
a guessing contest daintj- refreshments
were served M-. C. L. Snyder of St.
Louis was tKc suest of honor Th" other
guests were Mrs. .1. H. Heimbueche-r Mrs
Frank W. Suck. Mlssc" Agn"s Elankemeier.
Cornelia Brostard. Ida Brorsa-d. Martha
Brossard. Man- McMulIen. Teckla Luepkin. 1
Marj Reillv nnl Eliza Relilv
A party of j-oung persors from St. I3uls, t
under the chaperonage of Mrs. Dt-nnls De- .
voj-. came out las evening to surpr se Miss
Claude Slesel. The time was pleasantly '
passeu in music ami itnnctng. Among tnose
present were Misses Lucille reuenet. Ophe
lia Lange-. Ada Glenn. Tessie Nidelet. May
Knott. Amelia WIrfs; Messrs. Eugene De-voj-,
Frank Cordell. Dan Slepel, Clarence
Devoj-, James Slgnnlgo. Arthur Sleel. IjiuIs
Finp. Herman Brucnjes. Hugh Siegel,
George Rlngcn and John Smith.
The following guests are registered at th".
Klrkwood Hotel: Mr. and Mrs.'Geetrge
Ilo"e. Air. and Mrs. II. A. Vrooman. Mr.
and Mrs. George N. Moore, Miss Carrie
Van R. Ashcroft. Theodore Ashcroft. D.
W. Bradlej-. W. N. Ronaldson. Carleton Mc
Rae. L. Scott Smith. W. R. Husted. A. IL
Thomas. W. C. Ritchie. W. M. Alexander,
W. R. Weir. W. H. Sackett. E. D. YoasL
Mn. John H. Spalding and Mrs. Ed H.
Henderson will chaperon a picnic partj' to
Meramcc Highlands on Thursday, July 3).
Mrs O. J. Mudd. asiisteel bv- her daugh
ter. Mi's Ellen, gave a children's partj- last
Thursdaj- for her little daughter. Imogen,
and her cousins, who are visiting from St.
Miss Marlon Bettis departed last week for
Rochester. N. Y., for a protracted staj.
Mr. and Mrs: James T. Quarles of St.
Louis are spending Julj- at Doctor R. A.
Mrs. Charles S mon. with hr two chil
dren, will depart to-morrow for an etcnd"d
trip to Monacal, Quebec, Toronto and New
Mrs. C. D. Moodj-. with Mrs. James Hus"
and Miss Gertrude Huse of St. Louis, went
to Eureka Springs on Thursdaj-.
At the union serviies held at the Congre
gational Church last Sundaj- night musl:
was furnished bj- a chorus of thirteen
jcunc ladles, who were drilled bv Mrs. C
H. Coggeshall for the occasion. Thej- were: I
Misses Addle Wllcov. Charlotte Bain.
Louise i-uieison, luna Flint, i.itzaoetn
Bush. Alice Avery. Lois Coggeshall. Gen
evieve Anderson. Ada Straszer. Pauline.
Graham and I.ouise Wilcox.
Mrs. Fannie Plant Hastings of Elmlra.
N. Y.. and her daughter. Chari. spent the
week in Wehster. vis'ting Mrs. R. A. Allen,
the Helfenstclns. N. D. Thompsons and N.
r omflly lilted.
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D. Aliens. Many luncheons were given In
her honor. Wednesday afternooi Miss M.
Louise Helfensteln entertained for her from
4 to d. A gam'-- of bidden book-titles eon
ststed ef thlrtj" card-" illustrating the titles
of we-ll-krowi lcok3. Mr James Averv
was awarded the prize for the best list.
Others present were Mme. Hastings, Kath- f
trine VT. Gore. J. W. Slaughter. N. D.
Thompson. II. C. Simmons. F. II. Gore. J. f
W Sheldon. J D. Ripley. R. A. Allen, c. J
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Caroijn Allen. Katherlne Avery. Margaret i
Hart. Genevieve Anderson. Alice and Mamie .
Slaughfr. Hazel Allen aniTCharl Hastings. -, f
Miss Hastings and her daughter will depart m. L t
fur Eimira Thursday night. rirf!
Mrs. I.evvis w Lacer and children deT
parted Wetlnercav for an extended trip to
Colorado and California.
The Reverend Mrs. C. L. Kloss with three
cH'dren will de-tart to-morrow night for
Doctor C I Armstrong visited his par
ents at Clinton. Mo . the earlj- part of tho .
v cek. He visited Mrs. Armstrong at St- J
pulpa. I. T.. whert- she has been visiting 1
hor parents for several week, and thej- I
returned home on Thursday. !
Miss Katherlne KaurTman has returned f
from a visit to Louisville. Kv. and is now r
entertaining Miss Rena Nit-derlander of St.
Mr. William II. Bell will remove his fam- J
il to Springfield. Mo., the first of Sep- I
Mrs. Charles O. Twinlmr has cone to t
New- York Cltv with her sisfr-in-law. Mrr.
Edward T. Campbell, in whose home she
will seek to recuperate from a severe ill
A dsbatlng club has been formed among
the men of the Congregational Church,
with Mr. W. C Jaeger 2 president.
Miss Elizabeth Shepardson Is visitine In
-Mrs. N. D Allen and Miss Hazel Allen T,
will go to Einrgham, 111., to-morrow for a J)
short stav-. ,'
Mrs. Alfred Le and Miss Mary Lee. who
moved to Maplewoexl a few weeks ago. will
return to Webster in September.
The families of -Mr. X. B. Weeks and Mr.
Horac GhSclIn will move this week Into
Mr. W P Hazard's homestead, on Lock
Jlki Mildred Allen. In companj- with her
.sister. Mrs. William Henry of Indianapolis,
has cone to Georgia on account of the Ill
health of the latter.
Mrs. Roger I". Annan. Sr.. and the Misses.
Caroline and Katherlne Annan, departed
last week for Mountain Lake Park. Mary
land. Miss Bessie Burket will depart this week
with a company of friends for Denver.
Sirs. Eelward Cunningham cave a birthdaj-
partj- on Saturdaj- afternoon to her
ilttls snn. John.
Miss Elizabeth Farrell departed on Thursdaj-
for o trip through tho East. She' was
accompan'eel by Mr. and Mrs. FranK Por
Mrs. S. A. Baker and family have been the
guests of Mrs. Oscar Held.
-vr r tt C.....1..1.1.- a ,,. j, .-j.
.if. a xi. piiiiiwr turn taunt uepareea
last week for Michigan, where they will
r Am Irk -1 nsiv Vi
Mr. E. S. Marshal' and their daughter.
Miss Annie Dowler of St. Louis has been
.. c .urjv ii rfir-. a. 1. aiireve.
.M!sss Amy and May Merriman departed
list wck for a trip to St. Paul. Mich., ac
companied by their sister. Mrs K v- -,.
Mr and Mrs. j. c. Thoroughman hav
gone to fat. I.OUIS. where they will reside in
Mr and Mrs. Truman Bledso and their
daughter. Barbara, of Webster Groves, are
spending tho summer with Mrs. Bledso's
ati rfii: -urs- -u- J- arrelL
Miss Libbv Payne of Louisville. Ky Is
ningSm.1 f her "ieCe- 3Irs" Eawarl Cun-
,Iir'n'1K?lr',.'n"aUer B- Mclntire and
their daughter. Vera, will leave on August
1 for Davenport. Is., where they will reskte
Mrs. Arthur Harrison and family will
lave the last of July for Shelter Island.
N. 1.. where they will spend the rest of ths
-Miss Genevieve Morris of St. Louis has
,,n ,h.e s-" ot 3Irs- Thomas Tobln.
. LR.. ura IcDearman of Kansas City
and Miss Alice Hart of New York are the
guests of Miss Helen Barret.
Mrs M. V. r Yeaman Is entertalnlngf
Miss Annie Souther of St. Louis
Mrs. Frank Gross of St. Charles has been
the. guest of her sister-in-law, Mrs. George
i?Ir." ,i?nti JIr5- Jamos Marshall of Mar
shall. Tex., returned last week to Fergioon
where they will spend some time, the guests
or Mr. and Mrs. E. S. MarshalL
Mrs. H. J. Bcrrj' has been entertalnln
her sister. Mrs. Walter Tarleton, of St,
Miss Genevieve Waddell of Sedalla. Mo.,
will spend next week with Miss Janls.
Miss Emma Jessup Is spending a week
with Mrs. Edward Green of Cates avenue.
Miss Gertrude Bartliffe of Cabanne has
been visiting Mr. nnd Mrs. D. W. Currie.
tum-.J111' 1,Mrs- ,frank Tiffin returned on
Thursday from Moscow Mills. Mo., where
thai" ni"A tfvs.lJkA
...w .i-.c urai sliming a monin in nsn
Inir. MNs Edith Sevmour Is entertaining her
cou.In. Miss Eula Parmalee. of St. Louis.
Mr-. George Blackburn gave a birthday
party to her little daughter. Mary Eliza
beth, on Saturday aftcrroon. Among the
guestcs were: Virginia Held. Verna Ton
talne. Katharine Gross. Alice Walker. Lftlla,
Schmidt. Elizabeth McCulIoch. Katherlne
Clifford, Georgia Wagoner and Anna Adele
A luncheon was given on Frldav by Mrs.
ii: J' Ilorrj-. Among those present were:
Misses Ruth Hickman. Mamie Qulnn, Anna
Applcgate. Georgia De Leuw and Mrs.
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