Excerpt from The Court Circles of the Republic: Or the Beauties and Celebrities of the Nation
The two great Parties - The ividow Skelton - The Musical Court~ ship - The Bridal Festivities - The Snowstorm - Jefferson's Equipage - Fashions in Dress - The Inauguration7 - Absence Of Court Ceremony - Vain Protest of Ladies against the abolition of Levees - Social Etiquette - Complaint of the British Minister of uncivil Treatment - Tom Moore's Indignation and Abuse of Americans - Barr's Treason - The President's Courtesy - The Old Man at the Ferry - The Kentuckian won over - Josiah Quincy's Experiences - Why the Barbers were Federalists Personal Appearance of Jefferson and Madison - Hospitality at Monticello Country Gentleman Style of Living - Domestic Life of the ex-president - Illustrativc Anecdotes - Death of Jef forson - Interesting Case of Virginia Murray - Character of John Randolph - His Declamation and piquant ivit - The Irishman who sought his Acquaintance - Amusing Anecdotes.
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