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This is a volume dedicated to explaining American etiquette, which the authors consider to be, "The most complete work on Etiquette that has yet been presented to the public." This first part of the book covers the value of etiquette, good manners, social intercourse, home etiquette, home culture, entrance into society, introductions, salutations, conversation, table etiquette, street etiquette, traveling, riding, driving, public etiquette, calling and visiting, receptions, parties, dinners, women's higher culture, courtship, marriage, wedding etiquette, good conduct, anniversaries, personal care and hygiene, and clothing.
A. E. Davis
etiquette guide, ladies, gentlemen, manners, good conduct, table etiquette, parties, conversation rules, calling, visiting, courtship, marriage, women's higher culture
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Etiquette--United States; Table etiquette; Wedding etiquette--United States; Courtesy; A.E. Davis & Co.
Philputt, Rev. A. B. A.B.; Houghton, Walter R. A.M; Beck, James K. A.B.; Hoffman, Horace R. A.B.; Davis, A. E.; and Houghton, Mrs. W. R., "American Etiquette and Rules of Politeness (Part One)" (1882). Mother Home & Heaven. 80.