On the return from the supper room the German was
begun and danced till 2:30. It was led by Ridgeway
Moore, who danced with Mrs. Ogden Goelet, and over
50 couples followed in the dance. In the early part
of the evening waltzes were danced, with occasional
The large number of debutantes present, who were
mostly dressed in white costumes, gave the ball room
a brilliant appearance, while the dresses of the
elderly ladies were many of them very handsome. Over
250 guests and subscribers were present. Among the
distinguished foreign guests were Sir John A. and
Lady Macdonald, the Hon. Mr. Pope, the Hon. Mr.
Caron, Viscount Janzi, Guy Repton, of England; A.J.
Capel, a brother of Mgr. Capel; Mr. and Mrs. Beckett
Denison, of England: J.W. Todd of Havana; Eugene
Winthrop, of Paris: Lord Weymouth, of England; Mr.
James Lawrence, of Boston, and Mr. Julian White, of
Among the debutantes who graced the dancing floor
were Miss Grant, Miss Monroe, of Paris; Miss Helen
Jones, Miss Dickey, Miss Gallup, Miss Post, Miss
Edith Warren, Miss Susan Minturn, Miss Winthrop,
Miss Weir, Miss Mary Barbey, Miss Margaret Bacon,
Miss Lentilhon, Miss Sallie Schieffelin, Miss Annie
Langdon, Miss Sallie Remsen, Miss Pomeroy, Miss Ella
De Ruyter, Miss Morgan, Miss Otis, Miss Wells, Miss
Zerega, Miss Ewing, and Miss Cameron.
There were also present Mrs. William Astor, Mr.
and Mrs. Orme Wilson, Mr. and Mrs. William Kent, Mr.
and Mrs. Robert Winthrop, Miss Whiting, Mrs. Paran
Stevens, Mr. and Mrs. E.L. Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. James
Otis, Mr. W. Cutting, Jr., Mrs. B. Cutting, Mr. and
Mrs. C.G. Franckyn, Mrs. Pomeroy, Miss Pomeroy, Mr.
J.H. Hamersley, Mr. E.M. Tailer, Miss Tailer, Mr.
and Mrs. Adrian Iselin, the Misses Iselin, Mr. and
Mrs. Ogden Goelet, Mr. and Mrs. De Ruyter, Mr. Henry
Parish, Miss Edith Parish, Mr. and Mrs. Pierre
Lorillard, the Misses Schieffelin, Mr. and Mrs. J.B.
Mott, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Turnure, Miss Turnure,
Norman Whitehouse, Center Hitchcock. N. E. Baylies,
Miss Baylies, Mr. Harry Stevens, Frank K. Pendleton,
Mr. and Mrs. H.J. Barbey, Miss Barbey, Mr. and Mrs.
Adrian Iselin, Jr.; Mr. and Mrs. L.C. Jones, Helen
Jones, Mr. and Mrs. C. O.D. Iselin, Mr. and Mrs.
Henry Clews, Mr. M.A. Wilks, Mr. and Mrs. R.V. McKim,
Mr. and Mrs. R.R. Colgate, J. Pierpont Morgan, Mrs.
S.S.Howland, Mrs. Lansing, Miss Lansing, Miss Fannie
Swan, Mr. J.H. Warren, Mr. Harry Warren.
Mrs. J. Coleman Drayton, H.C. De Rham, R.S.
Remsen, Jr.: Mr. John Travers, Mr. T. B. Baldwin,
T.G. Rhinelander, Mr. Edward Post, Arthur Leary, T.C.
Meyer, Mr. J.H. Jones, Granville Winthrop, Mrs.
Sellar, Miss Sellar, Mr. and Mrs. Osgood Welch, Mr.
and Mrs. Delancey Kane, Mr. and Mrs. R.D. Harris,
Daniel Appleton, Jr., Mr. B. Wells, Mr. Philip
Allen, Mr. C. Winthrop, Mr. and Mrs. Ewing, Frank
Riggs, Mr. and Mrs. Bradley Martin, A.C. Gurnee, F.T.
Martin, and Mr. F. Tuckerman.