Biddeford Light Infantry Grand Masquerade Ball ticket, Biddeford, 1877
A complimentary ticket to the Biddeford Light Infantry Masquerade Ball held in Biddeford on Christmas Eve 1877 was issued to C.A. Weston. Weston was a member of the all-Irish Maine volunteer militia, the Portland Montgomery Guards. The printing on the ticket reads in part, "Grand Masquerade Ball, Biddeford Light Infantry, at City Hall, Biddeford, Christmas eve, 24, 1877. Complimentary C.A. Weston."