Dona Peter Throws a Party

Social news from the June 18, 1908 Skidmore New Era (Skidmore, Missouri), page 1:

Skidmore Miss Young Hostess.

Dona, the 10-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Russel Peter, living near Skidmore, entertained twenty friends last week by giving a lawn party.  The color scheme was pink and green and the decorations in the parlor and dining room in these colors were roses and peonies.

Miss Peter was the recipient of numerous birthday tokens and she in turn presented each of her guests with birth card souvenirs. ┬áThose present were, Osa, Dora and Anna Bosley, Evelyn and Dean Goslee, John Powell, Bessie Wood, Marie Groves, Ernest and Effie Dawson, Willie, Raymond and Mary Oakerson, Harold and Martha James, Lee and Gertrude Strickler, Ralph, Harry and Dona Peter. — Maryville Tribune.