Surprise for Mrs. Riley

From the Skidmore News (Skidmore, Missouri), December 4, 1924, page 1:

Surprise for Mrs. Riley

Twenty Royal Neighbors surprised Mrs. Martin Riley with a handkerchief shower Tuesday evening.  She received twenty-two handkerchiefs.  The evening was spent in various ways, eating pop corn, playing the piano and telling jokes in which all the ladies took part.  The following Neighbors were there:  Mrs. Dale Bagby, Mrs. Floyd Shell, Mrs. Laura Littler, Mrs. Chas. Beverlin, Mrs. Mary Dawson, Mrs. Guy McClain, Mrs. Jesse McDonald, Mrs. Ed Shell, Mrs. George Patterson, Mrs. James Reese, Mrs. Ed King, Mrs. Nora Smith, Mrs. Robert barrett, Mrs. Wm. Bodle, Mrs. Art Hill, Mrs. Homer Aldridge, Mrs. Mart Carden, Misses Lela Earley and Iona Devers.