6—A THE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS TtfBSPAY, JANUARY 21, 1999 (Hood's Studio) MR. AND MRS. EARL D. WAGGONER, Route 1, Macedonia, will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary with a reception at the United Methodist church in Macedonia on Sunday, January 26, from 2:00 to 4:30 p.m. Mrs. Waggoner is the former Gussie Campbell. Hosts for the occasion will be their five children and grandchildren. Children are Mrs. Raymond (Marcel la) Payne, Macedonia; Rev. George W. Waggoner, Mt. Vernon; Charles Waggoner, Macedonia; Mrs. Al (Grace) Brosc, St. Louis, Mo.; and Mrs. Don (Ruu; Ann) Wright, Evansville, Ind. They have twelve grandchildren and one great grandson. The Waggoners are retired farmers, having lived on the same farm near Macedonia since their marriage, January 25, 1919. Friends and relatives are cordially invited to attend. Colorful Quilt Choose vivid colors in prints and solids to emphasize the gay geometry of circles, squares, oblongs, angles. 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Ellis, Sr., s a patient in the Queeny To- ivtrs, 12th floor, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Mo. She would appreciate hearing from her relatives and friends. -O- -0- -o- Mr. and Mrs. Ed Smith have returned from Nashville, Term., where they attended the funeral services for Mrs. Smith's sister, Mrs. Marie Runnels. Mrs. Runnel's was a former resident of Mt. Vernon. -o- -o- -o- Mr. and Mrs. Joe Regenhardt of Guatemala City, Guatemala, are the parents of a son born at 1:00 o'clock Saturday afternoon, January 18 in that city. He weighed seven pounds and 15 ounces and has been named Carl Joe. The mother is the Jotmer Mary Alice Thompson. The grandmothers are Mrs. Wit liam Regenhardt and Mrs. Harvy G. Thompson of this city QUICK QUIZ | Q — What is the official name | of China's capital? A — Peking. OPEN TONIGHT Even Elephants Can't Remember All The Changes in the INCOME TAX II pochy _-n> hav*problcmi, hew abou, p»pl.T Th. amy eniw.r—tak. your ratvm to BLOCK. Our lyjlem of chocking ovory nrium moans you will rocoiva ovory loglt. imato deduction. Com* in today. GUARANTEE BOTH FEDERAL AND STATE LIFE Wo IHNIIN accurate preparation of ovory tax rofurn. n wo_wHI pay tfio ponoltv er Iwlorart. n. If || trtlt. America's Largest Tax Service with Over 3000 Offices 907 JORDAN STREET • Weekdays 9 A.M. To 9 P.M. — Sat. & Sun. 9 to 5 Phone 244-8627 NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY BFW Guest Night The January meeting of the Mt. Vernon Business and Professional; Woman's Club was held Monday evening at the Masonic Temple with a large number of husbands and bosses present in observance of guest night. The arrangements for the evening were under the direction of the civic participation committee with Claire Williamson, chairman, and Rose Hirons, cochairman. A delicious dinner was served by the local chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star. Eddie Allen as guest speaker for the evening used as his topic, "Hair Fashions for Men" and demonstrated how to overcome the "thin hair look" by proper cutting, styling, and combing, using Bill Cukar as a model. For those whose problem is more than "thin hair," Mr. Allen demonstrated how much a hairpiece can do toward creating the image one projects, using Russell Huston as model. In summary, Mr. Alien said t.lir.t proper hair grooming and styling is basically important to Ihe progressive man today when the total look can add much toward a man's success. The musical entertainm e n t for the evening was provided by tlie well known barbershop quartet, "The Nights in Jail," whose members Bill Cukar, David Wright, Dennis Malone, and Eddie Allen sang many old favorites, much to the delight of the aurlienc.?. Guests Jack Fairchild, Charles England, Keith Stonemetz, Arlington Weir, Bill Hicks, J. D. Seiith, Bob Garrison, H. B. Williamson, Robert McDaniel, Allen Marlow, Fen-ell Payne, Lester Myers, John Curtis, Ernest Reynolds, Leo Dare, Hugh Lam, Jack Benton, Father J. P. Burke, Moss N. Threlkeld, Orian W. Metcalf, Veachel Bean, Daisy Hinman, Malcolm Hirons, Charles Alciiison, Beverly Pace, Fred Hicks, William Roy, Betty Albright, Carl McPherson .Paul McGill, Ivan Pigg, Joe Osterman, Russell Huston, Albert Weerts, Vem Scrivner, Ray Kelton, Victor Wood, Wayne Judge, James Eastman, Kenneth Moore, Ed Hall, Dewey Barton, were introduced and welcomed by Presidnet Doris England. LaVaughn Laws was welcomed as a new member, and the lovely centerpiece was awarded to Mildred Wood. -o- -o- -o- Good Humor Club The Good Humor Club will hold its regular monthly meeting at the home of Mrs. Arnold Goffinett, 605 S. 22 Street on January 23. with Mrs. Paul Taliana serving as co-hostess. •o- -c- -o- Marlow Sunshine Club Meets The Marlow Sunshine Club met Wednesday, January 15 a: the home of Mrs. Louise Phelpj for a delicious luncheon. There were ten members and one guest, Mrs. Roy Russell, present. A short business meeting was conducted. Poems were read by Eula Pasley end Lois Brookman. Games wore played and prizes were awarded to Mabel Downey, Helen Tate, Mrs. Roy Puc- kett, Venite Ellis, Una Scott, Lois Rrookman and Gladys Whisenhunt. The next meeting will be held February 3 at the home of Mrs. Irene Hayes. -o- -o- -o- Casu.il Twenties The January meeting of the Casual Twenties club was held at the home of Mrs. Jerry Clemens with Mrs. Bob Brieseacher as co- hostess. A most delicious buffet luncheon was served, after which Mrs. David Flota, president, presided over the business meeting. Mrs. Don Mays presented some exciting tips on new spring clothing styles. Mrs. Jerry Clemens also presented tips on formal attire and modeled a lovely formal gown. The hostess received many useful gifts from the nine members present. . The February meeting is to be held at the home of Mrs. Bob Flota. _o- -o- o- Wnodlawn P.T.A. The Woodlawn Parent- Teacher Association will meet Thurs- dc;y, January 23 at 7:30 p.m in the school gym. Olva Phillips, kindergart e n teacher of Lincoln School will present the program, "Purpose Of K i n d e rgarten In Our Schools." Mrs. Latta's music department will furnish the entertainment. The fifth grade room mothers will be hotesses. -o- -o- -o- Newcomcrs Club The annual husband-wife dinner party for newcomers was held on Friday evening, January 17 at the L. and N. Cafe. A large crowd was welcomed by the club president, Mi's. Ed Peschke, after which Mrs. Owen Rollberg gave the club prayer before dinner was served. Following dinner the firstti- mers present were introduced by Mrs. Peschke. They were Mr. and Mrs. Charles Krause, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kuenz, Mr. and Mrs. James Toy and Mrs. Ronald McKay. Each husband then introduced himself and his occupation to help everyone to get better acquinted. Mrs. Peschke then represented Mr. and Mi's. Kenneth Moore, club sponsors and thanked them for attending. The regular business meeting was not held The nominating committee for new officers was announced along with two special club committees, .special interests and sponsor invitation. Mrs. James Warm, Mrs. Jack Overstreet, Mrs. Peter Pasqui- nelle, and Mrs. James Wolden, the hostesses for the evening were thanked for the nice decorations and the February hostesses were announced. The remainder of the evening was spent as a Las Vegas night with five different games being played. A most enjoyable time was had by the winners and losers. Program chairman, Mrs. Bryan Park awarded many pri- ezs during the evening that were donated by the clubs sponsors. At the close of the evening, the six winners were awarded prizes. Mrs. Tom Bradshaw won the lovely headtable centerpiece donated by Easton's Flowers. MR. AND MRS. JOHN PAUL BOYL> (Hilliard and MyeRs) Miss Frances Kay Holloway of Waltdnville and John Patil Boyd of Sesser were united in marriage Saturday, December 14. The double ring candlelight ceremony was performed at seven o'clock in the Faith Lutheran church in Mt. Vernon, with the Rev. Donald Kirst officiating, before an altar decorated with two candelabras, entwined with holly berries, and two large potted poinsettias. The pews were marked with pew bows and holly. The windows of the church were decorated with candles and greenery. The tapers were lighted by Terry Hutson and Bruce Boyd. The bride is the daughter o f Mr. and Mrs. Wm. R. Holloway of Waltonville and the bridegroom is the son of Mrs. Byford Boyd of Sesser and the late Byford Boyd. The bride, given in marriage by her- father, was lovely in a wedding gown fashioned of ivory peau de soie satin, and featured a round neckline adorned with Venice lace trim. Her molded bodice had bracelet length sleeves edged with matching lace. The A- line shaped Skirt had a coachman train starting at the back of the waist line and flowing into a Gathe- rose headpiece was held securely to a melody, length veil ot imported French bridal illusion. She carried a white orchid surrounded by white snowdrift pom pons and stepanotis. Carol HolloWay of Waltonville, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Karen Schrader of Waterloo, and Gayla Walker of DeSoto, were bridesmaids. They w're dressed identically in rutyy red silk velvet with a bateau necklines and empire bodices and featured an A-line skirt. The long tapered sleeves wer edged in lace. They wore matching tone marabcw disc with brief bouffant veils. 1 They each carried shell pink poirsettia backed with holly. Their iewelry was a heart shaped necklace, engraved .with their names, a gift of the bride. Steve Boyd was best man. Cole Shelton nf Sesser ard Jim Greer of Carbondale were groomsmen. Carol Korris, organist, accompanied A. H. Korris as he sar. "Because", "Lord's Prayer", and "O Perfect Love." The organist played "Climb Every Mountain", "The Wed ding March", and "If Ever I Would Leave You," prceeding the ceremony. A reception was held in the church basement following the dral length train. Her forward ceremony. The room was deco rated in various shades of pink. A wedding cake was decorated with shades of pink and white wedding bells. A centerpiece for the serving table was of. pink and white snowdrift pom pons and cranberry candles. Cake arid punch were served the guests by Ronnie Cavato of Chicago, Marcia Lynch of CoHinsville and Vnlorie Griffin of St. Ann. Lau ra Spann of Sesser kept the guest register. Vickie Lance as sisted at the gift table. The mother of the bride wore a navy blue suit and a cream shell. The mother of the bridegroom were a gold suit and each wora a white gardenia and stephanc- tis. For a wedding trip in Missouri, the bride changed into an olive green suit and black uc-, cessorics, and wore the orchid from her wedding bouquet. The bride is a graduate of the Waltonville high school and is now a senior attending Southern Illinois University. She is president of American Homo E conomics and plans to teach in high school. The bridegroom is a graduate of the Sesser high school and has served with the U. S. Air Force. He is employed by the Sesser Concrete Company. The couple are making their home at 502 West Callie, Sesser, King City Dinner Club To Hear Global Traveler John Morley, one of America's most traveled columnists, authors, and lecturers, who last year completed his 26th news- b'.at to the hot spots around the world will give members ct the .King City Dinner Club a reporter's picture of presentj world conditions and what may be expected in' the future, when the club meets Wednesday, Jan. 22 for dinner at the Masonic Temple Hall. One of the few journalists who has been a personal guest at the retreat of Generalissimo Chiang Chi Shek in Formosa, and likewise was granted an interview with Red China's Premier Chou-en-Lai, Morley has talked intimately with many key world figures. Ho was reported some years ago to be the only American to get an interview with author Boris Pasternak in Moscow. Morley will report his observations and given an analystical world. JOHN MORLEY d^cussion of Europe, the East, and other "hot spots" of the Be ready for your Whtn your carrierboy comes to eoflict, please make sure you're ready. With the right change, if possible. He'll appreciate it with a broad smile and a "Thank you". You see, because he is in business for himself, your newspaperboy depends on thefull collection of his route for his full profit Repeat calls mean extra work with no extra profit. So—give the boy a break. And thinks! McLEANSBORO Mrs. Irene Brewster and Miss Gertrude Graf of McLeansboro were business visitors in Mt. Vernon last week. Mrs. Leland Tate is a patient in Deaconess Hospital, Evansville, Ind. She sustained a fracture of the ankle Thursday. Her room number is 33Q1. Mrs. Vivian McGuire was a business visitor in Evansville Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Thompson Maulding attended the funeral of,Francis Devoy in Evansville, Ind., last week. Mr. Devoy was a victim of pneumonia after a bout with flu. Pvt. Tommy Ryan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Ryan has reached Vietnam, stationed at Bien Hoc. Those who visited in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Perry Pasley recently were Mrs. Herman C. Johnson and son Spr'. Larry and daughters Patti and Paula and friend Debbie White of Peoria, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Summers and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Myers and daughtei, Teresa from Charleston, Major and Mrs. H. K. McDonald and children, Oklahoma, Mr. and Mrs. Val Johnson and Valerie from Sandwich, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hammontree and sons John, Tom and daughter Lisai Peoria; Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hammontree Jr., Peoria; Harriett Layman of Thackery and Mrs. Evelyn Clark, Prescott, Ariz. Hamilton' County Citizens Club will meet January 21 at 7:30 p.m. Township High School. A guest speaker will be presented, from Springfield and program and refreshments. j . . . Veronica Voss, Cor. DEAR ABBY The Real Test Of Love Abigail Van Buren HUMOR '• ELECTIONS A congressman was asked how he was elected. He replied that everyone who knew him voted fr his opponent and those who knew his opponent voted for him. "I guess he just knew more peple than I did, so I won." DEAR ABBY: Recently our daughter was married in an all- white church wedding which was one of the most beautiful ever held in this town. It was a dream come true. To say she looked like an "angel" is not just a mother's pride, I can describe the joy that was in her father's heart and mine. When the newly weds returned from their honeymoon, they calmly told us to expect' a grandchild in FIVE MONTHS! That means our daughter was a good three months pregnant when she donned her wedding gown and veil. Abby, she knew it all along. How could she have done this to us? We loved this child more than life itself. HEARTSICK MOTHER DEAR HEARTSICK: The real test of love is to love our children when they need our love the most. It's easy to love them when they do everything right, and make us "proud" of their accomplishments. But when they disappoint us (as children do occasionally) we can prove the strength of our love by showing compassion, understanding and forgiveness. Try it. You'll have fewer regrets. DEAR ABBY: I am 21 and my husband is , 22. We get along very well but there is the problem: He has very long hair, and I mean it is practically down to his shoulders. During the daytime he keeps it nicely combed, but at night it is all over the place and it drives me crazy. When I mention a net he gets mad. What should I do? RUNNING OUT OF PATIENCE DEAR RUNNING: I agree, that man of your sneeds a net — maybe both kinds. You'll probably run out of patience before' he runs out, of hair, so let him know he's no treat to sleep with and let him make a choice. DEAR ABBY: I'd like to put in my two cents' worth about the woman who didn't want her hiisband present when she gave birth because she didn't want him to see her "naked" in front of other people. Of all the reasons she could have thought up, that is the dumbest^ In the first place she is not naked, and besides, she is there to have a baby, not to make a stag film. And 1 as for your advice in this case, Abby, boo and hiss. Having a baby is a joint effort. She is not doing her thing, she is doing their thing. Only once in history did a woman have a child alone, and that was 2,000 years ago in a stable. Sincerely, P.N. (HOLLYWOOD) DEAR ABBY: This is for Ru thie, who objects to. getting all dolled up in her best clothes to be entertained in somebody's cellar recreation rooms: Our cellar happens to be a lot larger than our living room, has more chairs, facilities for elbow-bending, dancing, pool playing, etc. Our friends have better taste than to wear black velvet and rhinestones to a cellar party, neither do they wear moccasins and jeans to a formal affair. If Ruthie's cup of tea Is six people looking bored and 1 elegant in the living room, fine. She isn't being forced to com» to the type of party that is our mug of suds, and nobody is going to miss her. Sincerely. TOOTS, OLEAN N. Y. Everybody has a problem. What's yours? For a personal reply write to Abby, Box 69700, Los Angeles, Cal., 90069 and enclose a stamped, self- addressed envelope. For Abby's Booklet, "How To Have a Lovely Wedding,". Send' $1.00 To Abby, Box 69700, Lbs Angeles, Cal., 90069. — —- I The midiskirt is fast gaining popularity in coats and . may eventually replace the mini. The midi, which is worn halfway be. tween the knee and ankle, proves not only to be practical (especially when those bitter w'nter winds blow) but also quite flattering to almost any figure. Socially Yours By NADINE Mrs. Andrea Shields Saurders, of 326 East Main street, took p-.-rt in a pledge recital sponsored by Southern Illinois University's local chapter of Mu Phi Epsilon, a. professional,music society. The recital wasj held al 8:00 p.m. Monday at Southern's Davis Auditorium. •o- -o- -o- Mr. and Mrs. David Flota. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Irvin anJ Mr. and Mrs. Duane Allison attended the Sealtest convention held in St. Louis Saturday and Sunday. -O- -O- -C-' Mr. and Mrs. Paul G. Rollinson of Dix returned home Sunday by plane after attending the National Association of Home Builders at the Astrodome in Houston, Tex. They also toured the Astro- World and visited the National Aeronautics-Space Administration in Galveston, Tex. They returned via New Orleans. The Rollinsons made the trip to Texas by train. Mrs. Bessie Arnold of 917 Lamar will be 79 years old January 23, as reported by her daughter- in -law, Mrs. Homer Arnold . . . B. E. (Davie) Norris of Waltonville will be 73 years old January 25, as we were told by his daughter, Mrs. Fred Johnson . . . Effle GilUgan will be 89 years old January 23 and Erma Curlock will be 85 years old January 28. They are residents of the Maple Grove Shelter Care, 1304 Main street . . Kate Benson, a resident of the Hickory Grove Manor Nursing Home will be 93 eears old January 23, as reported by Mildred Van Dyke, activity director . . . Mrs. Myrtle Apgar of 600 Nickolis street, Vincennes, Ind. 47591, a former resident of Mt. Vernon, will be 90 years old January 25, as reported by Mary Allen . . . We do hope they will receive many other cards along with the one we are mailing today, -o- -o- -O' Lynn Sandusky, son of Mr. and Mi's. Kenneth Sandusky of 1016 N. 8th St., Mt. Vernon, has been elected secretary of the Murray Sport Parachute Club at Murray State University. Sandusky is a senior majoring in art. Gray Ladies To Shop This Week Red Cross Gray Ladies who will shop this, week for the patents at the Mt. Vemon TB Sanitarium are Opal Gowler, Roberta Frick, Marjorie Williams, Opal Smith and Alta Davie. When blood is needed... make sure W% there! %tm AM8SUCAM BID CKOSt Visit our modern pharmacy for a complete variety of health needs. BRDWN'5 IHEPKESCRiPTIPMSHOf 1010 MAIN 2 .^ 2 'P37 5 '
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