Soon I discovered that the private Mrs. Astor was a maverick.
The Stylebook would appear to be as uncomfortable with the nouveau as Astor and McAllister were.
New York high society has reasserted itself in the tawdry battle for Astor's millions.
Mrs. Astor managed to pen her initials near, though not in, the boxes designating the changes.
Astor's pet institutions do great work and are generally above reproach.
Clarke had been a Nor'wester before he joined Astor, and was a born fighter, idolized by the Indians.
Straight from the Astor Mr. Vandeford walked into the office of Mr. Weiner.
My wealth is largely due to the wisdom of Mr. Astor, who speaks through her.
You think you 'll come here and make this like the Astor House, don't ye?
The next large hotel to be erected in the city was the Astor House, three years later.