Excerpt from Journal of the Horticultural Society of New York, Vol. 3: February and May, 1921
In the classes for cut Chrysanthemum blooms, commercial growers, the following awards were made. For a vase of twenty blooms, one variety, Chas. H. Totty Co., Madison, N. J., first. For a collection of twenty varieties, one of each variety, the first prize was awarded to the Chas. H. Totty Co. For a col lection of pompons, twenty varieties, and for a collection of singles, twenty varieties, the Chas. H. Totty Co. Secured first prizes.
The dinner table decorations were to be staged for I P. M. On Sunday; Chrysanthemum ﬂowers only to be used, the table to be set for eight persons, and any appropriate foliage per missible. There were only two entries for this, and but one filled. The first prize went to Mrs. Payne Whitney.
There was an interesting display of cut roses in the classes for non-commercial growers. In the classes for eighteen blooms: Mrs. Guthrie won first for white, Mr. Howard Cole, Madison, N. J., W. R. Fowkes, gardener, second; for the red, Mr. Cole won first, Mrs. F. A. Constable, second; for the dark pink, Mr. Cole secured first, Mrs. Guthrie; second; for ﬂesh or light pink, both exhibiting Ophelia, Mr. Cole, first, Mrs. Guthrie, second; for' any other color, Mr. Cole, first with Sunburst. A vase of fifty assorted roses, arranged for effect, won for Mrs. Guthrie the first prize.
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