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Society for the past six days, while
aot quiescent, was not exactly rampant.
There were several very swell and
beautiful receptions, including those of
Mrs. Winter and Mr. and Mrs. Shepley,
and any number of balls and parties
given by social organization?, but there
was nothing to set society agog. Wed
dings, too, were quite numerous, but
none were of the brilliant order. The
leading social organizations, notably
the Nushkas, are doing tlieir shnre to
ward contributing to social well being,
and the German club bas no end of en-
Joyuient at its weekly assemblies.
On last Tuesday St. Mary's church
was the scene of the weddingof Francis
F. Mclver and Miss Alice Sliawe, daugh
ter of Mrs. G. A. B. Shawe, who were
married at 10:30o'elock in the morning.
Rev. Father Conry officiated. The
church was crowded with the friends
of the bride and groom, and the affair
was brilliant and beautiful in tiie ex
txeme. The bride was given away by
her brother, Lewis F. Mia we. Mr. Mc
lver's best man was Edward Brande
gee. of Utica, N. V., and the bride's sis
ter. Miss Mary Shawe, was the brides
maid. Messrs. Speel, Tighe, Me-
Quilian, Rider, 'Wood and Hastines
werf the ushers. After the ceremony
there was a quiet wedding breakfast at
Mrs. Shawe's house. Mr. and Mrs. Mc-
Ivers went South for their wedding
trip, and on their return will be at home
at 680 Fairmont avenue.
The marriage of James B. Rogers to
Miss Mary E. Narey took place at the
cathedral Tuesday evening, Jan. 7. A
reception was held at the home of the
bride's mother, 95 West Seventh street.
The happy couDle received numerous
costly presents from their many friends.
The following were among those who
attended the reception: Mr. and Mrs.
F. Sinner, Brooklyn, N. V.: Miss Marie
Maiming, Georgetown, Mass. From
Minneapolis: Miss Julia Geelau,
Mrs. O'Connell, Mr. and Airs.
T. Geelau. Miss M. Fitzsimmous,
Miss Brown, James McGinness,
From St. Paul: John McGovern, llarrv
McEvey, Mr. and Mrs. D. Narey, Mr.
and Mrs. James Narey, Mr. and Mrs. J.
Reynolds. Mr. aud Mrs. J. G. Johnson,
Mr. and Mrs. J. Devlin, Mr. and Mrs.
W. Daly, Mr. and Mrs. W. McCoole,
Mr. and Mrs. C. Nelsou. Mr. and Mrs. A.
Grey, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bauer,
Messrs. F. E. Casserly, Fred Gannon.
Thomas Hanlon, M. Hartigan, M,
J. pusen, W. J. Hamilton, K.
JShaffhauser, George Bowden, J.
Murnane, James Gannon. Y. Heoht,
Cohalm. J. F. Kain, F. G. Peterson,
Joseph Premerlin, M. Simon, J. P. Cos
tigan, J. Kinucan, J. F. McNally, C.
Gloster, W. Martinett. S. Winshipp, J.
Strapp, Harry Reynolds, Misses Lillie
Muelier, Minnie McCarry. Nellie Mc-
Coy, Aggie Durkind, Wallace, Violet
Ramsey, Nellie Grey, Jennie Devlin.
Dr. A. J. Gillette and Miss Nellie
Moore, daughter of Hon. W. S. Moore,
of 829 Grove street, were married
Wednesday evening at S o'clock at tiie
residence of the bride's father. Rev.
Dr. Wright officiated, assisted by Rev.
Dr. S. <i. Smith, of the People's church.
Miss Maggie Napier was the maid of
honor and Dr. H. J. O'Brien was the
groom's best man. The ushers were
Dr. Ignatius Donnelly and Dr. E.
Steward. Dr. and Mrs. Gillette will be
at home to their friends at their resi
dence, 301 Pleasant, avenue, on Tues
days during February.
At 0:30 Wednesday morning J. A.
Carroll, a widely known business man
of Portage. Wis., was married to Miss
Lillie Dougher. daughter of the pro
prietor of the International hotf 1. The
ceremony took place at the Cathedral.
B. J. McMahon, of Portage, officiated as
best man, and the bride was supported
by her sister. Miss Cassie Dougher.
Miss Dougher has long been admired
for her unusual beauty, and has a host
of friends in this city, where she is very
popular with a large circle of friends.
At 5:30 Tuesday afternoon Miss Mag
gie Foster, daughter of Mrs. Thomas
Foster, 811 South Franklin street, was
H'.arried to William G. Carling, a young
business man of St. Paul. The cere
mony was performed by Rev. John
Wright at the home of the bride's
Henry Yost, of Shakopee, Minn., and
Miss Lillie Baupt, of this city, were
quietly married last Monday evening,
and are at home to their friends at the
Clarendon for the present.
The marriage of Thomas F. ODea to
Barbara A. Con way will take place Jan.
18, at St. John's church, Rochester,
The Patriarchal circle held another
Bocial Friday evening at the resilience
of J. 11. Mahler. Marshall avenue.
Most of the evening was devoted to pro
gressive euchre, prizes being awarded
Mrs. Slayton, Mrs. Bassford, Capt Nel
sonanct, Mrs. Burdick. Among those
present were Capt. and Mrs. W. S. Ly
ons, Mrs. P. W. Nelson, Mr. and Mrs.
Thomas Riley. Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Mill
er, .Mr. and Mrs. George A. Doran, Mr.
and Mrs. E. L. Spencer, Mr. and Mrs.
J. B. Arey, Mr. and Mrs. William
Fou lke, Mr. and Mrs. V. R. Ben ham,
Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Lilley, Mr. and Mrs.
P. H. Keele, xMr. and Mrs. W. J. Mar
shall, Messrs. A. H. Cutts, George T.
Davis, C. F. Dinsmore, J. M. Fugate, L.
C. Field, George 1). Tait. B. E. ston.\
F. A. Philips, D. S. Sperry, M. li. Al
bin, Mesdames Wisnor, J. fc>. McCul
lough, Prescott, V. Gotham, Misses C.
F. Field, Daisy Slayton, Smith, Ryan.
The Civil Engineers' Society of St.
Paul held their annual election and
banquet at the Ryan Monday evening,
and enjoyed a line time. There were
present Messrs. C. L. Annan, A. Bar
xium, O. Clausen, W. W. Curtis, J. D.
Esterbrook, H. Ferustrotn, A. Johnson,
Charles W. Johnson, R. J. Johnson, F.
W. McCoy, J. H. Morrison. A. O. Pow
ell, Samuel Rockwell, M. Toltz, George
L. Wilson, E. E. Woodman, W. C.
Merriman aud G. L. Crissou. A paper
on "The Survey of the Northwestern
Lakes" was read by J. H. Morrison.
The following officers were elected:
Charles F. Lovveth, president; J. D. Es
terbrook. vice president; George L.
Wilson, secretary; P. W. McCoy, treas
urer; A. Munster, librarian, and C. J.
A. Morris, representative to the Asso
ciation of Engineering Societies.
St. Paul Chapter No. 24, Order of the
Eastern Star, held a public installation
of officers at their hall on East Seventh
street last Tuesday evening, Jan. 7.
The officers were iiiotalled by Grand
Worthy Matron Mrs. Jacoby, of Minne
apolis. The following are the officers
Installed for the ensuing term : Worthy
matron, Mrs. E. H. Milnam; worthy
patron, William Densniore; assistant
matron, Mrs. W. Brink; secretry, T. A.
Johnson; conductor, Mrs. H. Farwell;
treasurer, Mrs. R. A. Becker; chaplain,
K. A. Becker; assistant conductor,
fcsarah Densniore; Adah, Eliza Godfrey;
Ruth, Clara Heine; Esther, Phoebe
Cook; Martha, Martha Jagger; Electa,
Celia Starkey; warder, Lizzie Brookins;
sentinel, W. H. Cook. After the in
stallation ceremonies a fine musical and
literary programme wti3 rendered.
After the above exercises a fino colla
tion was served. This chapter is start
ing in the new year under very favora
ble circumstance^.
An addition to The social circles of the
Bluff 'will be the institution of
a council of the order of the
Royal Arcanum here. The charter list
speaks for itsell, and is one of three
now well under way in this city— viz.
West side and at Seven corners—mak
ing five city councils. St. Paul council,
now eight years old, represents some ot
the best families in the city, and has 150
members. The charter members thus
far for the Bluff are a« follows: Dr. E.
X. Amos, George Thane. James R.
Kearney, J. I. Adamson, W. C. Mc-
Crary, E. W. McMillen, L. J. Hart, J.
P. Kelly, J. P. MuiDane. J. E. Nicn
hauser. F. R. Cone, G. G. Brown. A. E.
Vose. Dr. H. T. Eachus, A. L. ChaDin,
Charles O. Krieger. Charles H. Steven
son, A. Lyons, A. C. Thompson, George
H. Wichman, U. C. Ege.
The "Golden Rod" Drive Whist club
met at the residence of Mrs. George W.
Board, 724 Pleasant avenue, last Mon
day evening. The eariy part of Hie
evening was spent in playing cards.
The prizes were, very handsome, which
was due to Mrs. Board's good taste.
J. L. btack aud Miss Susie Wallace
captured the point prizes, while G.
R. Flout; and Mrs. J. L. Stack secured
those for games, after which a delicious
repast was served. The remainder of
the evening was spent in dancing, one
of the enjoyable features of the evening
being a "jig" dance by Dr. Davis and
Mr. Knox. The club adjourned to meet
a fortnight hence with Mr. and Mrs.
John Mathias, Jr., 395 Walnut street.
A charming reception was given by
Mrs. E. W. Winter, of Summit avenue,
Tuesday. It was in honor of Miss Win
ter, wiio made her debut into St. Paul
society. The floral decorations were
beautiful and elaborate, the diningroom.
bei.'gin maiden hair ferns and Mermet
roses. The lair debutante looked lovely
in a white silk gown trimmed with fleecy
lace. She carried a bunch of Marmet
buds. The ladies assisting were Mrs.
Whcelock and Miss Wheelock, -Mrs. D.
R. Noyes, Mrs. Davenport. Miss Howes,
Miss White, the. Misses Smyth, Mrs. C.
P. Noyes and Mrs. Thomas'Cochran.
Of the many pleasant parties given
New Year's eve, the fifth annual grand
ball of the West side Odd Fellows was
one of the most enjoyable. Among
those present were: Misses C. Merritt.
McNellis, Allen, Dv Moulton and
Granger. Shilling, O'Neill, Gronemvald.
Rustad, Giiberton, Allen. Cashion. Koff
nian. Granger, Mulcare, Rebhoiz, Yoest,
Thomas, Tilberg. Carlson and Conklin,
and Messrs. E. M. Reardon, Dr. Seo
ville. Dr. Wood, F. Brabler, A. Fitzer,
Al Kraft, Thomas. Campbell, Muller,
Richardson. Henehel, Yost, Harrison,
Muleare. Eaton, O'Neill. Merritt.
Last Friday evening Miss Myrtle
Mahler was tendered a surprise party
by his young friends at the residence
of her parents, at 521 Marshall avenue.
Dancing and games were the features
of the evening. Refreshments were
served at 10 p. m. Among those pres
ent were the Misses May Whitney,
Breanda Whitney, Franfc and Gertie
Spittel, Kate Wallow, Violet and Jen
nie Provoncher and May Braden and
Messrs. Carl Wallow, Ralph Clark,
Fred Young. Willie Provoncher, Ken
neth Fish and Fred Braden.
A very pleasant surprise was tendered
Mrs. W. A. Thomas, at her home on
East Congress street, on Wednesday
evening, it being the occasion of her
birthday. A very elegant present was
presented to her by her many friends.
Among those present were: Mr. and
Mrs. John Bruggeman, Mr. and Mrs. G.
W. Gray, Mr. and Mrs. Will Rodecker,
and the Misses Minnie Gray, Hannah
Rigney, Anita and Luella Lienau, Katie
Sweeney.and Messrs. Maurice Moriarly,
T. P. Grace, Oscar Lienau, J. F. Burke,
J. Sweeney, Kholer»
A verj enjoyable and profitable even
ing was spent by Minnehaha Camp No.
074, Modern Woodmen of America, last
Friday evening. Venerable Consul A.
E. Borse, \\\ his usual happy frame of
mind, conducted the ceremony of adopt
ion on two candidates. Delegate F. W.
Herder installed the following officers:
Venerable consul, Chester H. Ciaik;
worthy adviser, A. 11. Hooper; clerk, J.
B. Muller; excellent banker, Alexan
der Cummings. After the ceremonies
an excellent lunch was served by the
incoming officers.
There was a delightfully pleasant to
boggan party at the town and country
house Wednesday evening, comprising
Mr. and Mrs. A. K. Barnum, Mr. and
Mrs. J. B. Tarbox, Mr. and Mrs. W. S.
Morton, Mr. and Mrs. John Townsend,
Mr. and Mrs. Lightner, Misses Lam
prey, Julia Stfcphensou, the Misses Tay
lor, Misses Bend and Jennie Moore;
Messrs. Skipwith, Agnew, Phelps and
P. W. Parker. The whole company
tramped out and rode home after the
exhilerating fun was over.
A progressive euchre party was given
last Wednesday evening by Mrs. Mary
Ditmars to her friends at her residence,
21 College avenue east. After cards,
music and dancing was the feature of
the evening. Those attending were
Misses Fanny Jacobs, Emma Thuet, M.
Lowe, Nellie M. Nott, Delia Nott. May
Butler, Julia Butler, of St. Paul, and
Eliza Bctz, of Milwaukee, Messrs. Rob
ert Mueller, Thomas Gibson, Charles T.
►Heller, Walter Johns, G. E. Daily.Johu
Bartron and John Betz.
The ladies' reception given Tuesday
afternoon last by Mmes. William T.
Donaldson and Susan P. Thome at 424
East Tenth street formed a bright and
fitting close to the year's social events,
being attended by a large number of
the elite of this city and Minneapolis.
The house was brilliantly illuminated
and decorated with a rare collection of
plants and flowers, which combined
with the sweet strainsof orchestral
music to render it an occasion long to be
Tuesday evening Mr. and Mrs. J. E.
Stryker held their first open house at
their residence, on Kent street. Mr.
and Mrs. Stiyker have but lately re
turned from their wedding trip, and
this, their first reception, was attended
by a great number of friends. The
hours were from 5 to 9. Mrs. Stiyker
was assisted in receiving by Mrs. Lee
dom Sharp and Misses Lucy Perm and
Julia Boyd. There were about 150 who
called to pay their respects to the young
The annual musical of St. John's
church was held at Mrs. E. W. Peet's
Tuesday evening. It was a completely
successful affair, both as a pleasantly
informal occassion and a musical sym
posium. Those wiio kindly volunteered
to sing were .Mrs. H. R. Curtis, Mrs. J.
B. Tarbox, Harry EL Phillips, Miss
Laura C. Dennis, Mrs. G. MeCaskey,
Miss Adah Hawkins, J. F. Merrill, F.
H. Garland, Miss May Strong.
The Philomathean society of the First
Universalist church met with Miss Tay
lor, of Selby avenue, on Friclav after
noon. The most serious feature of the
entertainment was the election of offi
cers, the result being as follows: Pres
ident, Mr. Van Yorx; vice president.
Miss Jardin; »secretary, Mr. Stivers;
treasurer, Miss Goss.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Sharp enter
tained a party of friends at their apart
ments m the Windsor last Wednesday
evening. A few of those present were':
Mr. and Mrs. Banibridge 11. Evans, Mr.
and Mrs. Louis B. Smith, Mr. and Mrs.
William Cantwell and Mr. aud Mrs. J.
L. Stack.
Dr. and Mrs. MacLaren have returned
from their wedding trip, and gave a re
ception Friday evening at their home,
353 Summit avenue. Among the ladies
who assisted were Mrs. B. Dean, Miss
MacLareu, Miss Dean and Miss Got
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Stryker gave a re
ception Tuesday afternoon at their
home on Kent street. Mrs. Sharp,
Miss Boyd, of Philadelphia, and Miss
Perm assisted Mrs. Stryker in receiv
The Y. M. C. A. Married People's
Euchre club met Thursday evening
with Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Elmer.
The annual dinner of the Columbia
Snowshoe club will be given this year
as usual on the 22d of February. All
members desirous of attending must
send their names to the secretary not
later that* Thursday, the 16th inst.
Friday afternoon Mr. Jaggard enter
tained at the club Louis B. Henry. Mr.
Cooper and John A. Clark upon the oc
casion of their departure for their home
in Philadelphia.
Mrs. J. B. Tarbox gave a dinner party
Thursday evening for Miss Auerbach,
who has been visiting her for two or
three weeks.
Owing to the serious illness of Dr.
Perm, Mr. and Mrs. Stryker will not be
at home, as announced, on Tuesday
Mrs. Thomas Riley entertained the
Ideal Euchre club Friday evening.
Mrs. Dr. Flagg gave a progressive
euchre party Monday evening.
Mrs. John W. White gave a tea
Thursday evening at 7 o'clock.
Invitations are ont for the monthly
social of the St. Andrew's society for
Jan. 30. The committee in charge is
composed of A. A. Robertson, D. Mc-
Millan, L. Hope, C. S. Stuart and W.
Maxwell. These socials are greatly
patronized by the members of this
worthy organization and their friends.
There they can listen to gems of Scot
tish, English, Irish and American
music, make new friends.gladden hearts
of others, cherish thoughts of "the auld
countrie," and vow allegiance to the
laud of their adoption. Scotchmen
never do things by halves, and on tnis
occasion a rare programme will be pre
sented, which will fully demonstrate the
The St. Paul Stenographers' associa
tion will meet next Tuesday evening at
7:30 in Central hall, 34 East Seventh
street, to effect a permanent organiza
tion. By-laws will be presented for dis
cussion and adoption, aud a large at
tendance is desirable. The object of
the association shall be the advance
ment of the interests of the profession
in its various branches; to bring it more
permanently before the public and to
extend fraternal sociability and friend
ship. This association is hot to be a
"social club." but will be, in many re
spects, similar to the associations in
other large cities.
Next Thursday Mrs. Ordway and Mrs.
J$ P. Elmer will pour the tea for the
iNushkas. The Nushkas brew the best
black tea, the green stutf not being al
lowed at their house. The Nushkas
will have a candy pull Thursday even
ing. That lady will receive a prize who
pulls the whitest candy. The executive
committee of the club will meet at the
club house Wednesday.
A pleasant reception following closely
upon a marriage was that given last
evening at the Dean residence on Sum
mit avenue. The reception was given
by Dr. and Mis. Archibald MacLaren,
and it was very largely attended by
those who had known them formerly as
Dr. Archie MacLaren and Miss Dean.
Garfield Post, No. 8, G. A. R., will
give tlieir ne\t social hop at Garfield
hall. No. 350 East Seventh street,
Wednesday evening, Jan. 15. Military
and other organizations are requested to
attend in uniform. The "Centennial
Orchestra" of ten pieces will furnish
music. Tickets, 50 cents.
The Retail Clerks' union will give
their first grand ball at Westmoreland
hall Thursday evening, Jan. 16. The
union can gather together for a good
time as large and jolly a company as
any organization in the city, and the
ball will mark an epoch in the history
of the union.
St. Paul Camp No. l.Sonsof Veterans,
will give their fourth social party Fri
day evening, Jan 17, at Garfield hall,
350 East Seventh street. This will be
tlieir last dancing party before theuusal
entertainment Feb. 22.
A party of young people, under the
monagement of Messrs. Middleton and
Cogswell, chaperoned by Mrs. Sherin,
will enjoy a sleigh ride and dance Tues
day evening, Jan. 14.
Mrs. Charles E. Dickerman and Miss
Dickerman, of Nelson avenue, have
sent out cards for a dancing party Mon
day evening, Jan. 16, at 8:30 o'clock.
Every member must turn out and
bring his friends with him. They and
those of their friends who fail to be
present will miss a musical treat.
Mrs. E. W. Winter will give a recep
tion Tuesday afternoon for her daugh
ter, Miss Laura Winter, a fair young
The St. Luke's aid society will meet
with Mrs. Cumbey. 307 Olmsted street,
Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock.
Mrs. and Mrs. W. T. Maxfield will
entertain the Young Married People's
Euchre club Monday evening.
Mrs. Rundlett entertained the Low
Pressure Whist club last week.*
Mrs. F. M. Finch and Theodore M.
Finch left for Dubuqae Thursday,
where Mr. Finch is going to school.
Mrs. Finch will visit in Omaha, Cedar
Rapids and Kansas City before she re
turns home.
Mrs. M. B. Curry arrived home from
New York city Wednesday morning,
accompanied by her mother,* Mrs, A. O.
Bacon, of Macon, Ga.
Mrs. L. H. Maxfield is home for a few
days from Battle Creek, Mich. She re
ports Mr. Maxfield's health as being
somewhat improved.
Dr. Parker, of Davenport, is the guest
of Dr. J. H. Stewart. They were old
comrades m their student days at
Miss S. J. Humphreys, of Kentucky,
is visiting Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A.
Humphreys, of 586 Lincoln avenue.
Miss Gordon left for New York Fri
day evening, and after visiting friends
there some weeks will go abroad.
Mrs. M. M. Maxfield. of Chicago, is
the guest of Mr. and Mrs. W. T. "Max-
Meld, of Portland avenue.
Miss Mary Bass has returned to Keno
sha. Wis., where she will resume her
studies at Keniper hall.
Mrs. L. Keeler. of Mankato, is the
guest of Mrs. I. H. B. Beebe, of. 547
Ashland avenue.
Mrs Arthur Carter, of Buffalo, N. V..
is visiting her mother, Mrs. Fisher, of
Nash street.
Miss Louise Bailey, of Duluth. is the
guest of Miss Mabel Lanphcr, of Dayton
Miss Van Vorhes, of 507 Marshall
avenue, has returned to St. Mary's
.Viss Carrie Giltillan has returned to
Faribault to resume her studies at St.
J. W. De Camp was called East Mon
day by the sad uews of his mother's
Mrs. Frank Milnor has returned from
a shoit visit with her mother at Man
Mrs. Ed Weaver, of Mankato, is visit
ing Miss Nellie Moore, of Grove street.
Mrs. J. Knox Taylor and Miss Bessie
White are expected home next week.
Miss Cass Gilbert and Miss Finch left
Tuesday evening for Milwaukee.
Miss Ruth Kimball has returned from
her recent visit ia Hastings.
A. H. Lindeko and daughter left Fri
day evening for the East.
Miss Allie Snyder, of Marshall, Is
visiting St. Paul friends.
Mr. Pierce and Mr. Yardlcy arc ex
pected home next week.
Mrs. A. S. Brisbine returns this week
to her home in Tacoma.
Mrs. F. G. lngersoll expects to go
South about the 15th.
Miss Hattie Proctor has returned
from Fall River, Wis.
Miss Ada Richardson is ill at her home
on Marshall avenue.
J. Y. Farrar will leave to-morrow for
West Superior.
J. f. Schrlver, of New Yoik, is at the
The Young Womans' Home Mission
ary society held its regular monthly
meeting on Tuesday afternoon at the
residence of Mrs. F. A. Chaffee, on
Summit avenue. Aside from the usual
business transacted, It was decided to
Rive a sociable on next Wednesday
evening at the residence of Miss Annie
McCrea for the benefit of the society's
treasury. It has been some time since
the young ladies of this organization
have called upon the public for any
favors and it is honed that an appreci
ation of this fact will be manifested by
a large atteudance on Wednesday even
ing. The principal feature of the en
tertainment will be an "art gallery."
This will be supplemented by music,
recitations and refreshments. A pleas
ant time is guaranteed and a cordial In
vitation is extended to all.
The Chautauqua circle met, as an
nounced Monday evening, at the resl-r
uence of Mrs. A. A. Clark. The pro
gramme was short but intensely inter
eating, most of the time being devoted
to a lively discussion of the advisability
of the state having complete control of
the railways. There was quite a di
vergence of opinion, and no satisfactory
conclusion was reached, but the discus
sion brought out some rather pro
nounced ideas on both sides, aud was
highly entertaining. The programme
closed with a song by Mrs. G. H. Haz
zard, which was rendered in her most
acceptable mannerand heartily enjoyed.
The circle will meet with Mrs. Hazzard
Monday evening.
The announcement of the lecture to
be given Tuesday evening at the Peo
ple's church by ex-Gov. St. John has
aroused quite a liyeiy enthusiasm in the
ranks of the prohibiticuists of Hamline.
As a result a large party, comprised of
members of the Prohibition club and
others, will go down to hear him Tues
day evening.
The Choral club, having finished its
arduous labors in connection witn the
Cliristnias festivities, is now at work
practicing "The Haymakers," which is
to be given as soon as possible. The
club is doing very good work, aud "The
Haymakers" promises to be quite a
musical treat to the people of Hamline.
Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Evans, Mr. and
Mrs. Norman Evans, of Sioux Falls, S.
D., and E. G. Evans, of Lisbon, IS. D.
are the guests of Mr. aud Mrs. R. X*
Evans. They were called from their
homes by the death of Mrs. Richard
Evans Jr., of Minneapolis.
G. 11. Hazzard left VVednesday even
ing for Chicago on business connected
with the National Teachers' association,
which meets in St. Paul in July.
Miss Mary Gleason. one of Brainerd's
public school teachers, has been the
guest for a week of her mother, Mrs. E.
W. Kaley, of Hewitt avenue.
Miss Laura Johnsou has returned to
her work of teaching iv the public
schools of Rice Lake, Minn.
Edward L. Dana, of Ohlman, Wyo.,
visited friends at Hamline during the
Miss Nellie Nelson, of Brainerd, is the
guest of Mrs. Clyde \Varner.
The debate at the meeting of the
Amphiclyins. on Friday evening, was
unusually animated and lively. The
question was: "Resolved. That Sunday
labor should be prohibited," led by Mr.
Lord on the affirmative, with Mr. Wai
lace on the other side. Nearly all the
gentlemen took part in the discussion,
and the decission was rendered in favor
of the affirmative. The mandoline and
guitar duett by the Messrs. Norton was
a novel feature of the programme,
whose appreciation was evident from
the hearty encore it called torth. The
Amphiclyins rather pride themselves
on their music, and justly, .too, for they
give a good deal of attention to study in
that line, and have among their number
some of the very best musical talent in
the college.
Although most of the students are
back ready for work, a goodly number
of them are unable to enter upon their
school duties on account of la grippe.
Indeed, as one of the young ladies put
it, "the lad es' hall is turned into a
regular hospital," so many of the int
mates are the victims of the influenza.
There are no serious cases, however,
atrl it will not be long before every
body is well again, aud things will go
on quite as before.
There was a unique sleighing party
on Saturday evening. It was composed
of sixteen ladies and not a man among
them except the staid old driver. They
drove down to St. Paul, and had, as the
girls expressed it, "a perfectly jolly
time." The young ladies were the
Linens, Embroideries and
Hand-Made Linen Laces !
With assortments that in extent and variety surpass, and valuss that eclipse any former
After preparations extended through many months, involving a thorough canvass of
the new productions of the best Irish, Scotch and Garman Manufacturers, we have suc
ceeded in massing such an array of bargains in fine
As can very rarely be seen in this country. W® nave endeavored to secure the best and
newest goods we could find, in exclusive designs, by the purchase of large quantities, at
prices that will distinguish these
As the most successful ever held in St. Paul.
60-inch Full Bleached Damask 44c 17x?U) Pure Linen Huck Towels 6c Each
5-8 Napkins to match $1.00 per dozen 17x34 Pure Linen Huck T0we15...., 8c Each
GG-iuch Satin Damask 60c 18x34 Pure Linen Crepe Towels *10c Each
5-8 Napkins to match .....$1.40 per dozen 18x36 Pure Linen Irish Huck Towels.; "pc Each
OS-inch Fine Irish Damask 85c 18x36 Pure Linen Irish Huck Towels .14c Each
5-8 NaDkins to match $1.75 per dozen 19x38 Pure Linen Bird's Eye Towels V.".16c Each
3-4 Napkins to match 2.50 per dozen 20x40 Pure Linen Crepe Towels " "Jj/fa Each
70-inch Superfine Irish Damask 1.00 20x40 Pure Linen Damask, with Rich Broehe* Boi>
5-8 Napkins to match 2.00 per dozen ders, in Pink, Blue, Cardinal and Orange 18c Each
3-4 Napkins to match 8.00 per dozen 21x42 Pure Linen Damask Towels, with Knotted
72-inch Extra Heavy and Fine Irish Satin Fringe 180 Fach
Damask 1.25 20x40 Fine Double-Warp Irish Huck °0c E-ich
5-8 Napkins to match 2.25 per dozen 22x44 Finest Devonshire Huck * 25c Each
34 Napkins to match 3.50 per dozen 20x40 Fine Hemstitched Huck '.*2lc Each
We also show a large variety of Hemstitched Cloths and Napkins to match, Hem
stitched and Knotted Fringe Sets, Table Scarfs, Doylies, Finger Bowl Doylies in Damask,
Momie and Plain Linens, Embroidered and Stamped, at prices that cannot fail to prove
Just Received, New Lines of French Embroidered Underclothing.
Third and Minnesota Streets, St. Paul, Minn.
Misse9 Bell, Law, Morgan, Dunlap,
Wellington, McCleary, Jenks, Whitney,
Tresidder, Knott, Clark, Palmer, Fer
guson and Vaughn.
Dr. and Mrs. Bridgeman entertained
the members of the senior class at din
ner Wednesday evening. This is an oc
casion always anticipated by each senior
class with a great deal of pleasure, not
only because Dr. and Mrs. Bridgeman
entertain delightfully, but because it is
a pleasure conferred by them on the
senior class only. The other classes are
positively green with envy for a week
Of the senior essays In competition
tor the Hodgson prize, Miss Vena Dun
lap's on the "Influence of Emerson"
took first rank. Miss Anna Albertson's
followed second, the subject being "Tho
Columbus Centennial." J. B. Shanks
was given third place, his essay being a
ulogy of "U. S. Grant,"
The Browning society has elected
officers for the term as follows: Miss
Mamie Stevens, president; Miss Mattie
Dumn. vice president; Miss Alice Frost,
secretary; Miss Alice Childs, treas
urer; Misses Duuu, Jenks, Seager, ex
ecutive committee.
The Misses Morgan, Palmer, Clark
and Albertson, from the hall, spent a
few hours with Miss Hattie Rose very
pleasantly Friday evening. The friends
of Miss Rose will be glad to know that
she is quite convalescent and able to be
arouud once more.
The corps of editors for the Athen
sean. a paper issued monthly by the so
ciety, is as follows: Editor-in-chief,
Miss Laura Putnam; assistant editor.
Miss Maude Knox; literary editor, Miss
Ida Santee; local aud personal, Miss
Hattie Foso.
Prof. Bachelder has been confined to
his room for the past week, and has
been unable to meet his classes as
usual. Mr. Farrar, of the senior class,
has acted as a supply in a few of the
The officers for the Athenians are
the following: President, Miss Una
Davis; vice president, Miss May Webb,
secretary. Mrs. Church: treasurer. Miss
Blanche Bloomueld; critic, Miss Effie
Miss Alice Cornish, one of the latest
arrivals at the hail, suffered a severe
sprain of the ankle on the ice Friday.
She has the sympathy of all her friends.
Miss Gertrude Davis and Miss Gen
eva Jenks went to Stillwater Friday
evening to spend the Sabbath with
friends at home.
John Bell, of Onatouagon, Mich., and
Alva Bell, of Hastings, Minn., are the
guests of their niece, Miss Bertha Bell,
at the hall.
Miss Alice Childs is entertaining her
uncle, E. p. Cnilds, of Cannon, Mian.,
at the ladies' hall.
The O. S. C. meet Thursday evening
at the residence of Mrs. Cudworth. on
Langford Park place, west. Their last
last meetiug was omitted on account of
sickness in the family of Mr. Meek.
Rev. Robert Forbes preaches this
afternoon for the Methodist church at
3 o'clock, in their hall on Raymond ave
nue. There will also be communion
The next regular meeting of the
Ctiautauquu circle will be on Monday
evening, the 20th, their last meeting
being postponed owiug to the week of
The first sociable of the season given
by the Ladies' Aid society will occur
next Friday evening at the residence of
Mrs. Aid. Pratt, on Raymond avenue.
Mrs. W. S. Harwood and her sister,
Miss Balch, returned Friday from
Charles City, 10., where they have been
visiting relatives for several weeks.
The prayer meetiugs during the week
have been of great interest, and have
been well attended, especially by the
young people.
Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Babcock. of Ever
ett court, returned the past week from
Chicago, bringing back the latest fad,
"la grippe."
Mr. and Mrs. Schuette returned from
their Wisconsin trip Thursday eveuing.
after ?. most enjoyable trip .of several
weeks. ;^^^^^^^^^^
The Ladies' Literary circle met with
Mrs. W. W. Connel, of Langford Park
Place, last Friday afternoon.
r S. E. Brace is out again after a three
weeks' illnesa. Though far from well,
be is attending to business. H
The eighth lecture of : the Lyceum
course was delivered by Dr. G. E. Mc-
Lean, of the State university. The sub
ject was "Homo Life In the Father
Land," and proved a very spicy lecture,
: full of wit, Information and advice, all
pat together in admirable shape.
: Next Wednesday evening President
Northrop, of the university, will deliver
a lecture before the - students in their
regular lecture course.
The young " ladies at the serainary
, hold their bible class every Sunday
afternoon ; ; also . short exercises in the
evening. , ; . . . .
The seminary opened last Wednesday
instead of Monday, all the young ladies
retnrninsr in good health and. spirits.
With the new students that entered
[ this last term, tne total , enrollment now
! amounts to seventy-six.
John Shields, of the college, . is con
fined to his room by a severe attack of
rheumatism. .
Prof. Pendergast and several students
are sufferers with la grippe.
The Como Social and Literary club
was royally entertained at the home of
Mr. and Mrs. A. Belcher on New Year's
night. A very pleasing programme was
rendered, a recitatiou by little Miss
Effie Belcher being the prominent fea
ture. After the programme the club
partook of an oyster supper. Among
those present we noticed Mr. and Mrs.
William Belciier, Mr. and Mrs. John
son and Miss Ellsworth, all of Hamline;
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Sewell, Mr. and
Mrs. Corns, Mr. and Mrs. Stevens, Mr.
and Mrs. Belcher; Missess Ward, De
Vault, Bedell, Gates. Edgerly, Warner
andLiiKWley; Messrs. Ward, De Vault.
McCall, McCoy and Kuester. The club
will be entertained by Mrs. Edgerly at
the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Corris,
437 Topping avenue, Jan. 20.
Mr. and Mrs. Corris entertained Mrs.
Gates and Mrs. Edgerly at diiiuer on
.New Year's day.
Mr. Emerson is out once more, but the
rest of his family are still confined to
their bed.
Frank Stevens is confined to his home
on account of sickness.
M..0. Peterson has returned from his
The Feronia Avenue Social club will
meet Monday evening with Mr. and
Mrs. W. L. Crosby, corner of Laura and
Waltham avenues.
W. B. Martin, of Tpslanti, Mich., but
a former resident of Merriain Park, vis
ited many of his former trieuds last
Mr. and Mrs. A. D. McPherson, who
have been absent in Blue Island, 111.,
have returned to the park.
MerriamPark Odd Fellows went to
Fort Snelling Tuesday night to assist in
organizing a new lodge.
Mr. and Mrs. A. C. - Clausen, of St.
Paul, were tne guests of Mrs. E. D.
Edgerton Thursday.
Mrs. Dr. Cobb is entertaining Mi3s
Addie Davis and Miss Hattie Smith, of
W. E. Murray, of Lake City, was a
visitor at the Park Thursday.
Twin City Lodge K. of P. will install
its oflicers Monday evening.
11. C. Broson. ot Albert L.ea, Is visiting
George F. Smith.
Mrs. Charles Thompson is in Milwau
Mrs. ivL McKay Is in Omaha.
-^»- —
If You Want a Bargain
In a Cloak, don't buy until you come to
the assignee sale at 49 East Third street.
But It Must Mot Be Worn at tbe
Throat or in the Street.
v'vi-i ■
WOMAN may be fond
pf lace— she ought to be
if she isn't, for it is a
fondness that is to be
commended — and lace
is something that is be
wining to every woman.
Made into a ruffle or
folded lightly about the
neck it 6oftens the
plainest face and im
proves the harshest
complexion. But be
sause it ts becoming,
says the New York
Herald, is no reason
why it should be worn
with every gown and
an all occasions. There
are times when it should
be worn and times
when it should not be
worn, and, although
ace is extremely fash
ionable just now, it
annst not be worn at
;hroat or wrists in the
street. This is Dame Fashion's Hat, and
is absolute. And the same fiat has gone
forth regarding the linen collar and
cuffs. They are obsolete, and all such
abominations as stiff and starched linen
are banished from the wardrobe of
every styiisli woman of to-day.
A. Beautiful Blue-Stocking Who
Does Not Ape Eccentricity.
ft**, sSP%
most writteu-of
and most dis
tinguished of
the New York
society literary
women is the
Marquise Lan
za, daughter of
Dr. VV. A. Ham
mond, and au
thor of "A
tate" and "Basil
Morton's Trans-
gression." The
marquise is paragraphed in all possible
ways. From her lace-edged silk night
gowns to the manner and method of her
work is she the prey of reporters and
newspaper correspondents! .she is a
very beautiful woman, who docs not of
fend good taste by eccentricity of dress,
as is the case with many of her sister
blue-stockings. She is a blonde, whose
fair hair is worn cut short, of perfect
figure and fascinating manner. She is
the mother of three beautiful fair-haired
boy.':, who are always costumed in black
velvet, and who look like little princes.
fhe marquise is a famous performer
upon the mandolin, and is fond of hav
ing her photograph taken with the in
strument in her hands.
. ' %$£< _:
Girls' Rnssian and Boys' Polish
Mean Swindle on Saleswomen.
A woman who has not as yet been
whipped of justice is going about from
."hop to shop and playing a little game
or which tno profits are moderate but
certain. She buys seething worth
a quarter of a dollar, pays for it, stands
and waits a few minutes, and then says:
"I must catch a train and can't wait for
my change. I gave you 50 cents, you
know. Can't you give me the quar
ter?" Good natured eirls give it, if the
change which they have in hand en-
16 East Third St., St. Paul, Minn.
Ladies', Gents' and Children's 25c Hose for 18c.
Ladies', Gents' and Children's 40c Hos* for 25c.
Ladies', Gents' and Children's 50c Hjs3 for 35?,
Ladies', Gents' and Children's 60c H.se for 45c.
Ladies', Gents' and Children's 75c Hose for 55c.
Ladies', Gents' and Children's $1 Hgs3 for 75c.
Ladies', Gants* and Children's 40c Underwear or 25c
Ladies', G n l s' and Children's 50c Underwear for 35c.
Ladies', Gents' and Children's 60c Underwear for 45c.
Ladies', Gcnls' and Children's 75c Underwear for 50c.
Ladies', Genls' and Chita's $1 Underwear for 753.
Ladies', Gents' and Children's 51. 50 Underwear for SI.
25c Mittens, 20c. 35c Mittens, 25c.
50c Mittens, 35c. 75c Mittens, 50c.
25% OFF ON
Fascinators, Scarfs, Shawls,
Leggings, Knit Wool Skirts, Etc.
All Our 25c Handkerchiefs Only 19c. -
These Goods are made to our special
order, and the reputation we have gained
is sufficient to effect a rapid sale.
Which we will open Tuesday next.
Including the P. D. and Ferris Waists.
ables them to do so, but when the cheele
conies back to them from the cashie*
they find that she who had to catch a
tram really gave them 25 cents, and it
Is not to be expected, as they have to
make up the deficit from their own
pockets, that they will be equally a&r
commodating again very soon.
W ■ ' T $^^^^6
Hair Dressed in FourWayi,
In the styles illustrated for dressing
the hair the first figure shows the hair
plainly crimped and rolled in a twist at
the back. The next has very full crimped
front with bands of ribbon around the
head anl long tresses of hair falling
over the neck, and the other a figure
eieht twist, with loops and bands of
hair arranged at the back of the had,
and crinipad front. The last ot the
group shows the hair dressed high witk
the sides aud front in waven.
.^sk i^
An Uncommonly Pretty Hat.
An unusually pretty and becoming
nat has a curving" and slightly rolling
brim of shaggy felt, while the crown Is
of velvet, gathered in Tarn O'Shanter
tasnion upon a narrow velvet band,
with a bird placed at the front.
They Are Bigger and Handsomer
Tbau Kver Before. •
The made-up neckwear partakes of
the curreut artistic evolution, and tho
big puff scarfs are bigger and hand
somer than ever.
A boom in scarf pins has set in at this
particularly festal time of the year.
When a man becomes the husband of
a prominent actress his name might aa
well bo Dennis as anything else.—Mora
ing Journal.
Wellesley girls are In search of a col
lege cry that shall be at once "wild and
lyrical." Let some one turn a mouse
In a room with them, ana the cry U
Commercial Advertiser.
It is noticeable that fewer men Rre
wearing stovepipe hats thau is the case
at other seasons af the year. They ar«
probably afraid that their silk tiles will
put their wives in mind of that parlor
stove which must be put — Chicago

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