Nine of the clock was considered the “breakfast hour” by bankers, merchants, etc. The whole family gathered about the table. The said “breakfast” did not fit what we now think of the morning meal. Instead, it was bread and tea.
Google Image Result for http://www.christyenglish.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/Regency-England.jpg A ball that typical 18th century women like Jane would attend. Balls were a big part of society and English culture and is where people went to have fun and socialize."The prospect of Netherfield ball was extremely agreeable to every female of the family" (Austen 120).