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About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (Sept. 30, 1917)
PAGES ONE TO EIGHT
3A Sunday Bee
PAGES ONE TO EIGHT
VOL. XLVII NO. 16.
OMAHA, SUNDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 30, 1917.
SINGLE COPY FIVE CENTS.
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Coronation Ball of Ak-Sar-Ben
Biggest. Social Event of the Year
OCTAL events m Omaha date i command of the first lady of the state
arid a party of Lincoln friends who
"before and after the ball" the
brilliant coronation of King Ak-Sar-Ben
XXIII and his royal con
sort. "Who are the king and queen?"
is the question in every loyaj sub
ject's mind, but the secret is deep in
the bosoms of Quivera's council, the
Ak-Sar-Ben board of governors, and
Samson, lord high chamberlain, and
none of these will tell.
Princesses of the 'court have al
ready been named and maids of honor
from neighboring kingdoms, beautiful
young attendants whose photographs
The Bee pictures in this section. The
pages to both his majesty and her
majesty Samson announces this morn
ing, the crown bearers to be chosen
from among the pages.
Everett Buckingham of the ball
committee personally extended an in
vitation to Mrs. Keith Neville, wife of
the governor of Nebraska to attend
the coronation event. A box seating
eight guests will be placed at the
will accompany her. Governor Ne
ville is in Washington on official busi
ness. A cousin of the governor, Miss
Florence Neville, is one of the prin
cesses of the court.
Already many visitors are flocking
to Quivera's capital, Omaha, for the
many Ak-Sar-Ben festivities. From
east and west, north and south, they
come, and a royal welcome is ex
tended to them all.
Mrs. B. B. Baker of Berkeley, Ca!
is the guest of her daughter, Mrs.
Charles Pearsall. Mis. BakeV will be
one of the out-of-town guests at the
wedding of Miss Marion Pearsall and
Mr. Emerson Goodrich.
Mrs. Vine Galer of Seattle arrived
last week to visit her sisters, the
Misses Sharp. This is Mrs. Galer's
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