“You can host a sit-down diner for 140, and the house can accommodate 700 people at a party,” davenport says proudly.
Alternatively, one can consult facts—and it's no wonder, when you do, why Berman and davenport don't mention any numbers.
One Iowan going through it was davenport resident Linda Langrock, a 64-year-old grandmother and retired chemical factory worker.
"large upholstered couch," 1897, apparently named for the manufacturer. Earlier (1853) "a kind of small ornamental writing table." The proper name is attested from 12c., from a place in Cheshire (Old English Devennport).