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Her Turkish Decoration

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Parent Issue
Day
27
Month
December
Year
1895
Copyright
Public Domain
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At somc. of the elaborare clnb functions at which Mrs. Charles Henrotin has been the guest of honor she has worn a beautiful badge, evidently soroe foreign insignia, on the corsage of her ahvays handsorue toiletg. This is the decoration of tha "Royal Order of the Chefakat, ' ' and representa the honor conferred by his majesty Abdul Hamid II, sultan of Turkey while Mrs. Henrotin was acting president of the woman's branch of tbe World's Congress aux├╝iary. Therneinbershipis known as tbe Order of the Qood, and the decoration is a gold star and crescent of the Ottoman empire, suspended from a large bow of the Tnrkish colors of the order. The background is a beautiful design of gold, bearing the star, which is ornamented with wine colored enaniel, diamonds, rubies and emeralds.

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Subjects
Ann Arbor Argus
Old News