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 - Artist's Assn. Has Photography Showing...
Artist's Assn. Has Photography Showing Painting* Are Reproduced on Slides Perfected by Experimental Process t The El Paso Artist's Assn., at, ,-he recent meeting, saw a demonstration of photography that will open up a whole new vista lor local artists. - Leon Apteckar, a local non-professional photographer, — '— —*has, through e'sht months of, experimentation, experimentation, perfected a method of taking colored slides of paintings that reproduces them with a fidelity fidelity that has never been reached ad a bout Your hat, milady . . . Whether large, small, Jeweled, Jeweled, feathered or ribboned, the hats which were modeled modeled at the Progressive Woman's Woman's Club style show were all smart ; . . exciting additions to any wardrobe. Busily greeting guests and getting getting ins show 'underway was the club president, Mrs. B. B. Bell who was wearing a gold, brown and grey frock with a brown hat. Also receiving guests at the door and assisting with the bene- ' fit card party were Mrs. C. P. Henry . . . Mrs. Maxey Carr . . . Mrs. Frank V. Patton . . . Mrs. 'Sam Rennick in blue with a pink hat . . . Mrs. W. E. Jackson wearing wearing an orange suit . . . Mrs. G. D. Carameros . . . Mrs. John M. Dennis in a, suit of black silk. Bridge or canasta . . . your lead . . . Mrs. C. W. Boyd was seated at a table of four and was wearing a checked box jacket with a beige skirt . . . Mrs. Donni« Donni« Donaldson , . . Mrs. R. M. here. For a minimum of cost artists can keep a library of their paintings, or a traveling exhibit can be arranged arranged to. break the isolation that El Paso artists feel due to El Paso's location. Some 60 paintings were shown, all the work of Carl Cogar and Mrs. Lois Denton, at whose studio Mr. Apteckar perfected his technique. technique. Even very small paintings reproduced reproduced with great clarity of detail and color. Highly glossed paintings showed no light disfigurations. disfigurations. Members attending included Misses Misses Johnell Crimen, Geraldine Ainsa, Eloise Hobble, Peggy Provine, Joyce Alexander and Mmes. J. L. Dodson, H. F. Miller, E. W. Emery, Jack Koch, G. G. Harris, J. D. Browning, Henry Herring, John Kay. B. H. Robinson, E. A. White, R. V. Malone. Sam Rennick. W. G. Wuehrmann, Mary Hawes, Lois Donton Donton and Kate Ball. Also attending were H. L. Boggs, G. E. Lindsey, C. B. Duncan. J. D. Hackett. C. A. Myers, Eugene Thurston, Mr. Cogar and visitors visitors and guests. The first of a series of films procured procured from the French American Cultural Services was also shown. They were paintings by the French painter, Bernard. 1

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  1. El Paso Herald-Post,
  2. 28 Oct 1955, Fri,
  3. Page 20

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