A Surprise At The New Year Eve’s Cotillion: A Temperance Story

One of the traditions in Temperance on New Year’s Eve was the Tarrwater Family Cotillion for their friends and associates. The Tarrwater Cotillion was not the traditional 18th Century French affair. Benjamin Tarrwater, with a great amount of assistance from his patient wife Sophia, had created his own version of the cotillion. He wanted people … Continue reading A Surprise At The New Year Eve’s Cotillion: A Temperance Story