He was a member of the Liederkranz Club, then near his home, and became a member of this Society in 1873.
"People who lose themselves at the Liederkranz, generally get found out in the end," says he.
The hats were taken to the box-office and emptied, and the collection-takers and the Liederkranz singers resumed their seats.
At last, however, he called on the Liederkranz again, and a quartet sang a German song and then an encore.
Emil named it "Wreath of Song" for the Liederkranz customers.
A full line of processed and naturals, of which Liederkranz is the leader.