Mrs. Anton Jacoby

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Mrs. Anton Jacoby - be 50 Years Ag< In and About Alton a February...
be 50 Years Ag< In and About Alton a February 12, 1887 Ladles of the High Noon Cooking club had been ntertainnd In elegant manner by Mrs. F. W. Morrell Morrell at her hooms in Hotel Madison. New tomatoes were included in an elaborate menu which embraced /eal loaf, oysters, baked beans, shrimp salad, fricassee f eggs, spiced pears, brown bread, coffee, cake, llced oranges, and Neufchatcl cheese. Miss Caroline Haagen had entertained a large party complimentary to the Nemo club. Progressive Progressive euchre was the pastime, and games were scored on moire tablets. Miss Mattle Wooldrldge won a white satin fan, ornamental with ostrich tips, and Henry Root a whis-broom and holder. Progressive euchre also was the diversion at a party for a large group of the younger set given by Miss Jessie Roper and her brother. Miss Emma Kuhn received the ladies' first prize, an elegant toilet set, and Miss Jessie Adams a Russian cdrd case. Miss Sadie Phinney Phinney and Georgo Huskinson took the consolation prizes. The "old members meeting" in Sigma Phi hall drew a large attendance, Dr. E. C. Lemen presiding, L. M. Castle serving ns secretary and W. L. Fairman as critic. Dr. T. P. Yerkes read an essay, Ben Sawyer Sawyer delivered an oration, and others on the program were Mrs. Timmie Castle, Dr. H. T. Burnap, Mrs. Brilla Cartwright, Mrs. Helen Fairman, and Misses Cora and Grace Cole, Jo Stanley, and Sadie Lathey. The seventy-eighth birthday of J. H. Appel was the occasion of a' surprise gathering in his honor at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Anton Jacoby. A zither solo by Miss Lou Forrnhalls, numbers by Mrs. H. C. Priest at the organ, and readings by Mrs. J. Qiuirton and Miss Jennie Browning marked the Young People's lyceum meeting in the M. E. church,

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 12 Feb 1937, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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