These were the best seats we could get

HP2007-135_009.tif

Title

These were the best seats we could get

Subject

Florida State College for Women
Monroe, Kathlyn Medora

Description

Contains an account of Kathlyn attending the Dramatic Club's production of "Pride and Prejudice," on February 22, 1915; another entry details picking flowers, and how Ruby "Flossy" Leach received a bunch of turnips.

Opposing page displays a 1915 commencement calendar, as well as entries detailing time spent with visiting family members, including "Uncle Scott" and "Cousin Angus"

Creator

Monroe, Kathlyn Medora

Source

Kathlyn Medora Monroe Scrapbook, 1914-1915
Heritage Protocol & University Archives
HP 2007-135

Publisher

Heritage Protocol, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida

Date

February 1915

Rights

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Format

8 x 10 in.

Language

English

Type

Scrapbook
Journal

Identifier

HP 2007-135_001_001_page

Text

These were the best seats we could get. woresed [sic] all that morning first at Y.W. breakfast then picking violets . It rained that night and I had a dreadful time carrying my umbrella basket and [illegible].

The DS sent Ruby the prettiest bunch of turnips. Karo took them down and Ruby was tickled to death.


"Uncle Scott" came Tuesday and took us around town Tuesday afternoon. We persuaded him to stay with us to supper and then he took Lola, Ruby, Jeanette and "me" to be Ministrels. Had a grand time but we all wept when he left.

Feb. 24, 1915 - K. Morrison and I were scared to death when Mrs. Cawthon sent for us. I [illegible] how delighted we were to see Cousins Angus M

Citation

Monroe, Kathlyn Medora, “These were the best seats we could get,” That I May Remember: the Scrapbooks of Florida State College for Women (1905-1947), accessed July 23, 2017, http://fscwscrapbooks.omeka.net/items/show/99.