Silver Tea Gathering
This coming 1st at 3pm, at the Portland YWCA
coming May 1 from 3 until 5 in the afternoon, the Japanese Girls'
Reserve will be holding a Silver Tea at the Portland YWCA. The
proceeds of the day will be used partly for sending girls to the
Girls' Reserve Camp, and for receiving training in various subjects
during one week attendance at the Civic Meeting to be held this
summer in California. The following program will be offered during
- New Dance: a group
performance of nine young ladies including Kokubu, Somekawa,
Yamamoto, Nishimura, Teshima, Moriyasu, Kiyomura, Katagiri and
- Classical Dance:
- Koto: Moriyasu Frances,
- Chorus (Japanese
songs): Inuzuka, Katagiri, Tanida, Endo Accompaniment: Kohara
The following are patrons
of the Silver Tea.
Yoshida and his wife, Mr. & Mrs. MacNaughton, Mr. & Mrs. Collins,
Mr. & Mrs. Jenkins, Mr. & Mrs. Hopper, Mr. & Mrs. McIver, Mr &
Mrs. Farnham and Mr. & Mrs. Harrison. In addition to Mr. & Mrs.
Takeoka and Mr. & Mrs. Oyama are also Mrs. Stevens and Miss Laber.
Girls' Reserve chairman, Miss Katagiri Chieko, had the following
to say about this event:
with the Honorable Consulate Yoshida and his wife, we are honored
to have the support of many prominent members of the American
purpose of the Girls' Reserve is to develop women of strong mind
and body as upstanding American citizens. I especially want to
ask that many members of the general public and first generation
Japanese please come and attend our function."