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Boston Tea Party day at the home of Mrs. Rufus Tutbrill, where she, assisted by Mrs. Wm. Peck, entertained the Chapter and a few guests in a most hospitable manner. An excellent program suitable for the day was given. January 17th found the Daughters assembled at the home of Mrs. W. I. Stoddard, on Second street. An exceedingly interesting program was given. February has been a busy, pleasant and profitable month to the Camden Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. The Chapter is striving to raise three hundred dollars to erect a monument to the memory of revolutionary soldiers buried in Camden cemeteries. Almost enough money has been raised, and the last month, to increase the fund, our Regent, Mrs. W. J. Frisbie, has helped us to give two profitable and very enjoyable entertainments. The first was a Salamagundi party, held in her former home on Second street, and for which she issued personal invitations. This party was a social as well as a financial success, both young and old expressing themselves as having had a delightful time. The second, held February 17th, was a reception at her magnificent residence recently built on Upper Main street. For this reception invitations were issued. Mrs. Frisbie was assisted in receiving by Daughters of the Society. Throughout all the rooms of the elegant house were displayed the national colors, while the red, white and blue shone from the colored globes on the electroliers. About seventy dollars was netted as a result of the two entertainments, ten dollars of which was sent to the Lafayette Monument fund.-MRS. H. L. BORLAND, Historian.
KEWANEE (Illinois) CHAPTER.-A year has passed since we wrote you of the organization of our Chapter with thirteen charter members, but we are thirteen no more, having added six new members to our order, with the promise of more soon. We have tried to increase our membership, and with that object in view sent out invitations to all we knew were eligible to talk the matter over ; also served lunch. On Flag Day in June we observed the day, and in the evening gave a public entertainment in one of our churches. A good patriotic program was provided by the Daughters of the American Revolu
program, an informal reception was held and a social hour enjoyed.
Mrs. Hunt's parlors were very handsomely decorated with bunting and flags, while potted plants and flowers were tastefully displayed. Beneath the charter stood a flax wheel draped in the national colors. A number of guests from out of town were present and among the few regrets was that of Miss Marietta Holley.
The Deborah Champion Chapter has been in existence in embryo form since early last spring, but fully organized and in working order in October, when the following officers were elected: Regent, Miss Alice Gilbert Hunt; First Vice-Regent, Mrs. Fannie Stitt Legg; Second Vice-Regent, Mrs. Nancy Proctor Pratt; Third Vice-Regent, Mrs. Elizabeth Kirkland; Registrar, Mrs. Sarah Remington Taylor; Recording Secretary, Ella Coughlin Brown; Corresponding Secretary, Nellie G. Warriner; Treasurer, Mrs. Sarah L. B. Commins ; Chaplain, Mrs. Almira Edgerton Ingraham; Historian, Mrs. Mary Conkling Bell; Committee of Safety, Mrs. Elizabeth Stone Nickolson, Mrs. Ruth Allen Waite, Miss Deborah J. Phillips.
The new Chapter has commenced work under very favorable auspices with many of the prominent ladies of the town enrolled as charter members. The Lafayette Monument fund has received attention and a very respectable amount has been contributed to which our visitors, reception day, kindly added quite an amount. Also a prize has been offered the students of the senior department of our public school for the best essay on "The Habits, Manners and Customs of the People before and during the Revolution."-M. L. CONKLING BELL, Historian.
SEQUOIA CHAPTER (San Francisco).—Though Sequoia Chapter is so far from scenes of revolutionary interest, it is none the less enthusiastic in preserving the traditions of the olden times, and to step into the lovely Chapter rooms, at 1620 California street, one might easily fancy herself in old New England. Over the colonial mantel hangs the musket carried at Bunker Hill (with the canteen and powder horn) by an