Guide to Vintage Etiquette: 1902
"Modern Quadrille Call Book and Dancing Master"
It is the duty of a gentleman having a place in a quadrille, to have
Never take part in a quadrille without knowing something of the
While dancing, endeavor to wear a pleasant face.
Always finish your toilet before entering the ballroom.
Dancing is subject to much abuse by the thoughtless acquirements of bad habits.
In ascending a staircase with ladies, go at their side or before them. It is the gentleman's duty to lead the lady and hers to follow.
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