The Fowlerville Review would keep a running list of articles showcasing performances and meetings to be held in the Bell opera house. One such show included local ladies having fun singing and playing musical instruments. Did they perform to a full house?
The next week it was reported:
The old maids convention, held at the Bell opera house on Friday evening, was a hummer and developed some wonderful local talent. Some pretty sharp repartee was indulged in, much to the delight of the large audience.