Special Astor dinner with Natica guest of honor

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Special Astor dinner with Natica guest of honor - a a is L. L. ordered a detailed' report to be...
a a is L. L. ordered a detailed' report to be made to him. ONLY 79 BIDDEN TO ASTOR DINNER New Number Is to Characterize the Real Society of New York. Journal Special Service. New Yoik, Nov. 18.Society will talk for days of the dinner given last night by Mrs. Astor in honor of Admiral Prince Louis of Battenberg, to which just seventy-nine invitations were issued. issued. The names of these seventy-nine were taken from the list which usually has numbered 400. The new social birth of the "79" was attended by a splendid scene. The color scheme was pink and gold. The viands were ornamented with pink roses that nodded from vases of gold. The four young girls selected to grace the dinner were Miss Alice Roosevelt, Miss Evelyn Burden, Miss Mabel Gerry and Miss Natica Rives. The "79" will hereafter be accepted as constituting the list prepared by Mrs. Astor as a guide to the highest social standing in New York. Everything attending attending this first gathering of the 79 was framed in a magnificence limited only by faultless good taste. It was 4e~naaB&st approach to the American salon to which the royal visitor could be bidden. The culinary staff of Mrs. Astor's establishment on Fifth avenue was alone employed. The "79" were served on the Astor gold dinner service, including including gold platters and gold-covered dishes. Secretary Searle, several present The alrtl landed things The celebration places. allowed entire yell for The the was at 8 a coming on and which outcome under shapes could on was was rather odds. that that points The throwing $25 stood A strong sota's

Clipped from The Minneapolis Journal18 Nov 1905, SatPage 1

The Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, Minnesota)18 Nov 1905, SatPage 1
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