1949 Bert Powell attends Tea

Bert apparently attended a tea in honor of this member of the local church of Christ. His name was taken from the guest book and appears in the last paragraph.

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1949 Bert Powell attends Tea - GOING TO FRANCE Bon Voyage lea Given (or Mrs....
GOING TO FRANCE Bon Voyage lea Given (or Mrs. Maurice Hall by Church Mrs. Maurice H a l ) was named guest of honor at a "Bon Voyage" tea Friday afternoon in the L! Arnold Arnold Watson home. 925 Cypress St. Hostesses were the women of the Northside Church of Christ. Mrs. H a l l , with Mr. H a l l and their two sons, James Lee and Billy, are leaving Abilene in September to live in France where they will do mission work for the Church of Christ. Mrs. Watson w i f o of the minister minister of the Northside c h u r c h , greeted greeted the Ruest.s and presented them to Mrs. H a l l ; her mother-in-law, Mrs. J. B. H a l l ; and Mrs. E. H F i n c h . The centerpcice for the lace-laid table was a stand holding miniature miniature American and French Flags, surrounded by red, white, and blue confetti. Facing the flags on all four sides were minature ocean liners. The decorated cake was in red, w h i t e .and blue, with the inscription inscription "America to France--Bon Voyage." Voyage." P l a t e favors were m i n i a t u r e pieces of luggage with French stickers. stickers. The guest book was decorated with a m i n i a t u r e ocean liner and A m e r i c a n Flags. Mrs. D. U. Morgan Morgan was at the registry. Mrs. Carl Turner and Mrs. W. W. Reed presided in the dining room, assisted by Mrs. Olan L. Hicks and Mrs. N. M. Orr prepared the decorations. decorations. A hostess gift of luggage was presented to Mrs. Hall. Callers included: Diane Esles ,Esme Estes, Betty Kyle. Beulah Thomas, Carolyn Wilson, Wilson, Burnya Mae Moore, Marguerite Anderson, Dora Banister, Mmes. E. W. M c M i l l a n , Paul P. M y a t t , P. H. Hill, Sr., Huddleston, Maggie Weeks, Roy Clinton. Clarence Baley, J. E. Ayer, C. P. Ivey. Mmes. A. J. Allen, Carl Griffin, Sherwood Ross, J. K. Shipman, Myrtle Ledlow, 0. K. Hobbs. Dora Poteet, A. C. Kyle, J i m m y W. W. Mullins, W. A. Deen, N. Browning, Lester Humphrey. T. L. Davis, Stella S t i r m a n , Milton Findley. R. Dreyer-Dufer, F. D. Atchley. F. F. Moore. Mmes. H. P. Compton, Bert L. Powell. Jr., Z. C. Thompson, L. Wilkison, Elmer Adcock. Bruce Baley, Jacob C. V a n d e r v i Sarah J. Wilson, W. W. Johnson, C. | B. Middleton, N. H. Craig. j E. Boles. C. O. Young, O. L. Franj Franj cis, J. W. Treat, J. W. Roberts · Harley D. B a t e m a n , E. Charles Robersons

Clipped from Abilene Reporter-News31 Jul 1949, SunPage 58

Abilene Reporter-News (Abilene, Texas)31 Jul 1949, SunPage 58
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  • 1949 Bert Powell attends Tea — Bert apparently attended a tea in honor of this member of the local church of Christ. His name was taken from the guest book and appears in the last paragraph.

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