You'll avoid social faux pas and enjoy your trip more when you know.
. how to properly introduce a matron
. the correct calling cards for gentlemen
. how to circumvent the "embarrassing silence" in conversation
. how to dress for dinner
. do's and don'ts of the lawn party
. when chaperones are unnecessary at balls and dances
. how to tell fortunes by cards (an excellent party trick)
. and much more.
American author PAUL T. GILBERT (1878-1953) was a pioneering columnist and feature writer for newspapers in Chicago and Cincinnati. He is best remembered for his series of children's short fiction about an adventurous boy named Bertram.