Jessie Wortman Amos honored

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Jessie Wortman Amos honored - .jreature PAGE 4-B Mrs. Amos !s Honored At...
.jreature PAGE 4-B Mrs. Amos !s Honored At Dinner Mrs. J. Dean Amos, the president of the California State Association ol Emblem Clubs and a past president ol the Fresno will invited. Harrison sewing; f Club, was complimented at a dinner held ta the Elks Lodge rooms. ' , · A champagne hour preceded the Saturday night affair. Mrs. Amos was presented an orchid corsage' and . silver tray, from the local club. Mrs. Gene 1 Richards, the local club president, made the presentation. presentation. . As a highlight of the George Bryson presented a resume resume of Mrs. Amos' life story in the form ol a take oil radio program. Appearing were Mr. and Mrs. 3. N. Wortman^ Mrs. Amos' parents, and Mrs. W. K. Bradley ol Gustine, Richard Brigham of Stockton, Mrs. Edward Stone and Mrs. M. M. Eliceche of Fresno, her. sisters. Among those introduced were Mrs. Amos' husband, daughter, Deanna, and son, Arthur. Mrs. Karl Kidder and Mrs. Claude Laval, Jr., school friends of the principal in the story also were on the program. Alter childhood photographs were shown on a screen Mrs. Amos received an album ol pictures illustrating her life. Mrs. Lawrence Sweeney was the chairman of the testimonial dinner and Mrs. William J. Hutchison, Mrs. H, C. Carlson and Mrs. Fred H. Ellis compiled the facts portrayed in the program. program. » The dinner tables were decorated decorated with chrysanthemums and magnolia and lighted by candles in silver candelbra. The decorating committee Included Mesdames E. J. O'Donnell, Ambrose, Mel Starkel, Rose Davis, Frank Stefanich, Henry Hyde, Albert Francis and A^ex Marks. Other honored guests included K. H. Mclsaac, the exalted of the Fresno Elks Lodge, and Mrs. Clara Miller, the second supreme vice president of Emblem Emblem Clubs, and Mrs. J a Frost, the past state president of Emblem Clubs, both ol Glendale. Others attending Irom out town Included Mr. and Mrs. William Hanawalt and Mr. and V. L. Carroll ol Tulare; Mrs. L. Liggett and Mrs. Harriet Williams ol Oxnard, Mr, and Mrs. W. W. Phillips ol Monrovia, Monrovia, Mr. and Mrs. R. Olsen Portervllle, Mr. and Mrs. C. Boone ol DInuba, Mr. and L. O. Boyon of Moccasin, Mrs, Carl Burto of Taft, Mrs. Helford of Glendale and Mrs. Charlotte Culver ol Burbank.

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  1. The Fresno Bee The Republican,
  2. 18 Nov 1953, Wed,
  3. Page 28

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