Fayette County Leader
July 31, 1924 Front Page
WAUCOMA D.A.R. MET HERE YESTERDAY
Luncheon Was Served at the Home of Mrs.
Austin Fox in the Afternoon.
The Waucoma chapter of the Daughters of the
American Revolution met with Mrs. Austin Fox yesterday afternoon,
Jly 30. A five o'clock luncheon was served by the following
hostesses: Mesdames Helen Fox, Juliette Bender, Sarah Parker, Arlie
Bray, Misses Elizabeth Stone, Leonora Stone, Blythe Parker, and
The tables were artistically decorated with
red, white and blue sweet peas. Individual favors were corsage
bouquets of the same.
After a delicious two course luncheon, the
meeting was called to order by the regent, Mrs. Bess Fox. At the
close of a short business session the company enjoyed tow readings
by Miss Fern Chittenden.
the subject for discussion, "The Presidential
Candidates of the Three Leading Parties," was presented by the
leader, Miss Janette M. Bender.
the out of town guests were Mesdames Myrle
Burkhart, Orra Bevins, Nell Eitel, Misses Nellie and Jennie Smith of
Hawkeye; Mesdames Geneva Richards, Janette Adams, Ethel Wayman,
Hattie Cochran, Bess Fox of Waucoma; Mesdames Alice Cummings, Candis
Davis of Alpha; Mrs. Glessner Webster, Martha Knight, Carrie Paine
of Maynard; Mesdames Florence Musser of Postville; Mrs. Sarah Boggs
of Cedar Rapids; Mrs. Augusta Peebles of Alvin, Texas; Mrs. Lillie
Dooley of Ault, Colo.; Mrs. Ora Ayhmer (or Aylmer, type faint) of
Jamestown, N.D.; Miss Dorothy Wells of Marathon, Iowa; Mesdames
Allie Sonte, Anna Chittenden and Miss Fern Chittenden of town.