Th.' wite oí the speaker Is always oiic oí the most prominent ladiea in Washuis; on and ranks socially after wife OÍ the vic.'-]iivsiil,-]H. Mrs. Grisp lias been an invalid tor inany yeaars, suffering trom acute rheumatlém, and it is thereíoce not probable lint she will take any active part in social íestivities. Mrs. Griap was formerly Miss Burton, of Schley, Ga., was mjarried in 1SG7. and is the mothrr of l'oiir cliildren.