Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on June 25, 1951 · Page 7
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< MONDAY, JUNE 25, 1951 . THE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS • SOCIETY • Birthday Furty Mrs. Vickery M. Wail entertain- ed fifteen children Friday evening at her home on the Fairfield road in honor of tho tenth birthday of her son, Mcirvin. Following a wcincr roast, the little guests viewed television. Pat Tibbetts, of Chicago, was an out of town guest. Royal JVcigliborM Social Club Mrs. Roy Fitts and Mrs. Ora Buvnpus entertained members of the Royal Neighbors Social Club Friday at tho home of Mrs. Fills on Fairfield road. A picnic luncheon was served on the shady lawn nt noon. Following luncheon, a short business meeting was conducted by the president, Mrs. Clarence Coricll. Games were played and prizes awarded to each guest present. Guests of the club were Mrs. Will Rcavis, Mrs. C. S. Gaston, and Mrs. Ruby Yoargin. Nlmmo -Hyde Wedding- Announcement is being made of 'j' the marriage on June 1, in Huston, Mo. of Miss Helen June Nimmo of Woodlawn to Pfc. Randall Hyde, who is stationed with the U. S. Army at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. The bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Nimmo served as the couple's allendanls. The bride wore a street length dress of white dotted swiss, white accessories and a corsage of pink cornations. Mrs. Nimmo wore a navy blue suit with white accessories and a w corsage of white carnations. Tho bride is the granddaughter of Marshall McDuffy of Woodlawn, where she attended school. She is employed at Fort Leonard Wood. Miss Lois Milby To Wedd Rev. and Mrs. D. E. Milby, 817 south Eighteenth street, are announcing the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Lois, to Evan Dale Nelson, , son of Mrs. Ruth Wilkerson Nelson of this city. The wedding will take place Friday evening at seven o'clock at the Church of the Nazarene, 11th and Perkins streets. Rev. Milby is pastor of tlic church. A reception will be given at the parsonage immediately following the ceremony. Rev. and Mrs. Milby are inviting their friends and members of the congregation to attend the wedding, as formal invitations ^ have not been issued. Dorcas Class Meeting The Dorcas Sunday School class of Epworth Methodist Church will meet Tuesday evening,,, at 7:30 o 'clock at the home of Mrs. Leonard Yandell, 124 north Sixth street. Westminster Society The Westminster Society of First Presbyterian Church will meet Tuesday at the church, at two o'clock. Members of Esther Circle will i> be the hostesses and Mrs. Ted Hayes will be the vocalist. Mrs. Emmet Wilson will lead the devotions and Mrs. Maxine Woodruff will be the guest speaker. First M. E. W. S. C. S. Circles, I, II, and IV, of the Women's Society of Christian Sen.'ice of the First Methodist Church will meet Tuesday after- roon at two o 'clock. Circle I, with Mrs, Lewis Berthold as leader, will meet at • A the home of Mrs. Fred J. Wheeler, 917 Taylor avenue. Devotional services will be conducted by Mrs. Krekel Owen. Mrs. C. W. Hathaway will review the article, "A Call to Spiritual Advance" by Frank Laubach. Mrs. Wheeler will sing. Circle IT, with Mrs. R. J. Gris- 8om as leader, will meet at the home of Mrs. A. Paul Fellinger. 1920 Casey avenue. Miss Emily Kelley will present the program, and Mrs. Clarence Lacey will lead A the worship service. ^ Circle IV, with Miss Mary Helen Owen as leader, will meet at the home of Mrs. G, B. Hawkins, 309 north Sixteenth street. Mrs. C. L, Strattan will present the program. Mrs. Hawkins will furnish special music. Happy Circle Club Happy Circle Club will meet at Mt. Vernon City Park on Thursday of this week, instead of July 5, as originally scheduled. ^ Missionary Society to Meet Women's Missionary Society of First Baptist church will meet at the church Tuesday at 2:30 o'clock.' » Mrs. Fred Purcell will be the lesson leader and Mrs. Anna Latta the devotional leader. Good Humor Club The Good Humor Club will meet Tuesday at 1:30 o'clock at j the home of Mrs. William Bakel, ,t| north 14th street, with Mrs. W. J. Wood as co -hostess. Dix w. s. cTs. The Women's Society of Christian Service of Dix Methodist church held an all-day meeting Thursday, at the home of Mrs, B. T. Cunningham. A quilting session wa.s held during the morning. A pot luck luncheon was served at noon. ^ During a business meeting held * in the afternoon, Rev. Leo Mabry, new pastor of the church, and Mrs. Mabry, were introduced to the group. Mrs. Nesta Stewart led the lesson, "The Philippines." New officers for the coming year were elected as follows: president, Mr.«,. Nesta Stewart; vice president, Mrs. T. B. Sowers; secretary-treasurer, Ruth Whitlock; promotion secretary, Florence Holmes; spiritlial life secre- T/ tary, Bonnie Jennings; secretary of missionary education, Grace Douthit; supply secretary, Allie Riley; secretary of Christian social relations, Mona Cunningham; secretary of literature, Ruth Whltlock. Gleaners Class The Gleaners Cnass of Park Avenue Baptist Church will hold its social meeting, Tuesday evening, at 7:30 o'clock, in the new building. There will be an election of officers. Herman Collins Honored A dinner in honor of the 69th birthday of Herman Collins, held yesterday at Sportsman's Club Lake, was attended by 35 members of the Collins Family. Out of town members of the family in attendance included: Miss Evelyn Collins of Edwardsville, Ind.; Mr. and Mrs. Earl Collins, Atwood, 111.; John Robert Riddle, Bement, 111.; Nellie Casey and Mr. and Mrs. Glen Reiger and son, of Centralia; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ballard, of Decatur; Richard LeVault, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Inabrit, LaVena and LaDonna Le­ Vault, Mrs. Alma Reiger and children, Mr. and Mrs. William Lee Reiger, Charles LeVault and son, Joe, and Mrs. Caesar Merla and son, Joe, all of Sesser. St. Mary's Card Party The ladies of St. Mary's Parish will have a dessert card party on the church lawn, Wednesday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock. Women Voters Board Mcetnig There will be a League of Women Voters Board meeting this evening at the City Hall at 7:30 o'clock. Any member of the league is welcome tp attend the board meeting. O. E. S. Stated Meeting Mt. Vernon Chapter, 233, Order of Eastern Star, will hold a stated meeting, Tuesday evening, at 7:30 o'clock. Surprise Birthday Party Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Lamberson entertained with a surprise party honoring their son, Jim, on his sixteenth birthday, Friday evening, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Luhn on Salem Road. A display of fireworks, games and group singing provided entertainment for the evening. Green and white streamers, multicolored balloons, and green and yellow candles decorated the refreshment table. Three large birthday cakes, one with sixteen candles, one decorated with the word "Jim," and one bearing the words, "16th Birthday," were also part of the decorations. Out of town guests attending the party were Mi.ss Janet Graham Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Mrs. Rosie Hyfield ?"^d Susie Hoffman of Ferguson, Mo. Mrs. Paul Storment Hostess Mrs. Paul Storment entertained members of the Past Noble Grand Club. Thursday afternoon at her home in Salem. The home was attractively decorated with cut flowers from the hostess's garden. Games were played and prizes awarded to the winners. Guests from Mt. Vernon presented the hostess with a potted plant. The hostess, assisted by Mrs. Minnie Johnson, served refreshments. Mrs. Storment is the former Miss Anna Doyle of this city. West Salem W. S. C. S. West Salem Women's Society of Christian Service will meet Tuesday evening at eight o'clock at the home of Mrs. Louie Schmidt, route 3. This meeting was postponed from last week. PERSONAL Mr, and Mrs. James Matthews and son, Stephen, and Mr. and Mr.s. Paul D. Palmer and son, Bruce, spent yesterday afternoon at Lake Benton. Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Doan have as their guests, their niece, Sharon Bruno, and Mrs. Doan's sister, Mrs. Floyd Przybylinski and daughter, Linda, of LaSalle, 111. Mr. Przybylinski, who spent the weekend here, returned to LaSalle yesterday. Mrs. Edith Deem has returned home after a week's visit in Chicago with her son and daughter-in- law, Mr. and Mrs. Jean Deem and their daughter, Peggy. Mrs. Waneta Beutler left yesterday for Martinsville, 111., her former home, to assist her daughter, Miss'Wilma Jean Beutler, in making final preparations for her wedding to Lt. Denzll L. Hammond, U. S. Air Force, which will take place in-that city June 30. Mr. and Mrs, Winston Browning and children, Karen and Jimmy, have returned home after spending two weeks touring in Canada and the eastern states. While in Pittsburgh, Pa. they were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Rowland Nelson, former residents of this city. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Weaver of Hangen, Wis. and Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Auten of Rupert, Idaho, were the weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey King, route 4. Mr. and Mrs. Angus Harlow and their grandson, David H. Barger, were in Champaign yesterday where they met Mr. and Mrs. Harold Barger; who arrived from Munster, Ind. David has been visiting his grandparents the past month. Mrs. Celia Lustig and her son, Julius, spent yesterday in St. Louis where they visited their daughter and sister. Miss Sadie Lustig. who is a patient at Barnes Hospital. Miss Lustig, who underwent major surgery early, last week, is improving. Mrs. Frank Churchwell and daughters, Lois and Sandra, of Vincennes, Ind. are the guests of Mrs. James Woodland, route 4A. Mr. and Mrs. Earl D. Jamison spent yesterday evening in McLeansboro, 111. William S. Duncan of Los Angeles, Calif, is visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Duncan, route 4, and his sisters, Mrs. J. A. Breeze and Mrs. Eugene Baker. Pvt. George Bryant, who is spending a 15 day leave from the Army visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Olin Bryant, spent yesterday in Wilmore, Ky. as the guest of his brother. John Bryant, who is attending Ashbtiry College. Pvt. Bryant completed his basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. and is scheduled to report to Fort Lawton, Seattle, Wash, on July 5. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Spangler, Mr. nd Mrs. George Morgan, and Mrs. Florence Coats, all of Woodlawn. spent Saturday evening in this city attending a birthdav dinner given in honor of Mrs. Harold Rutherford by Mr. and Mrs. Earl D. Jamison. Omer Pierce, was the guest of E^'erett Gettings in Centralia yesterday. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hutsel of Opdyke and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Zelhart of Kankakee, 111. have returned from a vacation trip to Yellowstone National Park. Mr. and Mrs. Zelhart are former residents of Opdyke, LaVonne and Everett Lee Price are visiting Mr. and Mrs. Albert Cook in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Bob Davis, Sara Metcalf, JoAnn Hill, Phyllis Clarke, Janet Clark, Shirley Nolta, and Barbara Walker, are among the Mt. Vernon high ENGAGED (Spieth Studio-Centralia) M ISS NORMA RUTH ELLIS, -whose parents Mr, and Mrs. Robert C. Ellis, Bluford, route one, are announcing her engagement to Rev. Paul H. Callais, son of Mrs. Hattie Harshbarger of Opdyke. No date has been set for the wedding. WOMEN TODAY BY DOROTHY ROE Associated Press Women's Editor school students who are spending this week attending the Egyptian Music Camn at Du Quoin. Mrs. Norman E. Clark and granddaughter, Miss Linda Ann Rutherford, spent the week end in Evanston. Charles Hall McDowell, who has been ill at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs.' Charles E. McDowell, for the past ten days, has recovered and returned to his home in St. Louis. Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Huber and son, Christopher, have returned to their home in Wilmington, Del., after spending two weeks here visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Clark. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Nation have returned from Fort Dodge, Iowa, where they spent the past few d^ys transacting business. While there they visited Mrs. Nation's daughter, Miss Margaret Anderson. MEN ARE BETTER COOKS than women. If you don't believe it, just ask any man. He'll assure you, in dead earnest, that the little woman may do all right on common everyday dishes, but when it comes to gourmet food papa is the boy to give it that epicurean touch. Then he'll tell you his own secret for a perfect steak, or crepes suzettes, or perhaps just hamburgers fit for a king. Don't try to stop him at this point — it can't be done. And don't ask him how he makes biscuits, or how to boll an egg. Those are the common everyday things that pop doesn't bother with. This is the season when the master of the house gets out his chef's cap and asbestos gloves and tunes up the backyard barbecue grill. The preparations are elaborate, and the equipment impressive. « • « * FIRST. HE MUST HAVE a supply of gleaming, razor-sharp carving knives — not just one, mind .you, but a full set. Then he must have a steak board, exactly the right size and grain and scrubbed to pristine whiteness. Next there must be a couple of long-handled forks, a folding wire sandwich grill, an outside spatula for turning things, some gleaming spears ro shish-kebabs, and a full assortment of all known seasonings and spices. Pop is likely to shop happily for a week or two before he gets his tools assembled, adjusts his chef's cap, lights the charcoal in the grate and goes into hijs act. For proper execution of his steak ritual, pop needs at least two assistants. » * * * ONE ASSISTANT HOLDS THE TOOLS in readiness, the other stands by in case of emergency. Bowls of melted butter, chopped Bread and other bakery products consume 12,5000,000,000 pounds of flour annually. TIME TO BUY LIQUOR IS NOW from the only Liquor Store in Mt. Vernon East Side Square - FREE DEUVERY. PHONE 100 or 708 Free Parking in Rear ELECTRICAL WIRING Complete Supplies tor R, E. A. LARGE SELECTION LIGHT FIXTURES USE WARDS PAYMENT PLAN Free Estimate Given Phone 518 Ask for Mr, Piercy MONTGOMERY WARD ' Names Mixed Up- They Just Marry By AtwMlaM PrtM BALTIMORE, June 25. — The bride was the daughter of John Mclntyre, the bridegroom was Johit Mclntyre, the bridegroom's father was John Mclntyre and John Mclntyre was an usher. The wedding Saturday climaxed a mixup of five years standing over names. In 1946, letters from John Mc­ lntyre (48 Highland street) Pawtucket, R. I., kept going to his namesake,' a BaltimOTe resident stationed at Fort Brkgg, N. C. So the Baltimore John soon discovered that these Rhode Island letters signed "Dad" were meant for the Rhode Island Mclntyre's son of the same name, also stationed at Fort Bragg. The Pawtucket Mclntyre eventually became interested In the Baltimore Mclntyre's sister—and the wedding resulted. / , chives, mushrooms and such must be prepared in advance, and a rack of condiments placed close at hand. Meanwhile pop stands with fork in hand, wielding it like a baton, until the exact degree of donenesa is reached, when the steak is lifted to the carving board with a flourish. Comes the ritual of carving. * • * * IF POP IS A TRUE GOURMET he'll mix the ..aiad himself, tossing in garlic, oil and vinegar with an artist's gestures, while his assistants stand ready with the makings. After it's all' over, and each guest has reiterated — "Best Steak I ever ate" — Pop retires for his nap and mom spends the rest of the afternoon washing the dishes and polishing the tools for the neit bout. Mom. if she 's an experienced wife will agree with the consensus: "Of course, men are the best cooks!" Here's o Chonce to Renew and Sofeguord Your Health O'DAN'GIS AN^'^REG^^ AT OUR EXPENSE Here is a once-ln-a-Iifetlme offer that easily conM mit yon on the road to good health. 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