The Chariton Leader, Chariton, Iowa Thursday, July 20, 1905
The MISSES RUTH LEONARD, MARIE BROWN, HAZEL LARMIER and ROSS DRAKE were entertained at a home party from Tuesday until Saturday by the MISSES HAZEL and MARVEL BAKER and report a most delightful time.
MISS LILLIE COFIELD was given an enjoyable surprise at the home of the MISSES MAUD and MABEL LYMAN last Friday evening. About twenty of her young lady friends assembled, bringing with them a quantity of delectable refreshments. MISS COFIELD, with her sister, MRS. HARRY KETCHAM, left the following day for their new home in Red Oak and the party was in the nature of a farewell.
MESDAMES OLIVE CHILDS and EDNA HENDERSON were the hostesses at a party last Friday afternoon at the home of the former. Games were played, light refreshments were served and some time was spent in an enjoyable manner. Another company of ladies was entertained by MESDAMES CHILDS and HENDERSON yesterday afternoon.
MRS. NETTIE MICHENER and MRS. H.H. LARIMER very charmingly entertained a number of ladies at the home of the former last Friday afternoon.
MISS KATHRYN COLLINS entertained a number of friends at a six o'clock dinner on Tuesday evening in honor of her cousin, MISS URILLA RUDY of Lincoln, Neb.
MRS. R.W. ALLEN entertained a number of young people Monday evening in honor of her sister and sister-in-law, the MISS JESSIE LOCKE and GRACE ALLEN of Atlantic. Light refreshments were served and some time was spent in playing games. A jolly good time is reported by those present.