THURSDAY, APRIL 1C, 1942 BLYTHEVIL1,K (AUK.), COURIER NEWS Fingernails Can Be Prettier [At Popular New "War Length" BY ALICIA HAJfcT NKA Service Staff Writer Smart, war-burned women art takin» to the shorter-nails fashion with enthusiasm, whether or not "they wield a wrench in line of duty nowadays. And they're goinp in for reconditioning treatment manicures. It's a natural result of putting their minds to practical beauty. Yvonne Sergent, hand expert of one of Fifth Avenue's finest salons, reports that most women are pleasantly surprised, too, when they see that sensible grooming keeps their hands look ing prettier. Miss iSergent, who sagely never put a piece of sieei to finger flesh nor pointed a nail, even in the era of "the longer, the better." now suggests a reconditioning treatment manicure to "start off ri^ht" when women begin wearing .shorter nails—especially worn- 1 en who have weak, abused nails.! thnnks to corner.-; that were cut or ! filed too deeply. Tf that's wanted, the women nailtips are sheered off, straight across and Quite short. That's really the only way to handle nails that need to grow out at the corners. The nail is then shaped with an emery board—for sharp corners would catch and •break—but the .shaping is just the gentlest rounding of the center of the nail. This shape is maintained for from one to three months' depending on the nail's condition. The cuticle should never be cut It's pushed back. Hangnails are clipped. That's all. Then polish is applied: base, enamel, and protective sealer. CALCIUM "DIET" MAKES GOOD NAILS If you're troubled with splitting nails, you'd be wise to ask your manicurist to follow this method for a time, or to follow it yourself at home. \<jii might, simultaneously, build up the vitamin and calcium side of your dieU—:i pint of milk, daily, with its 10 grains of calcium, or six oranges wil/h the same amount.of calcium. Peanuts, pineapple and primes also are good. If you're doing nail-punishing work, you might even leave the |K>lLsh off during the day, for a while at least. They wil soon be in better condition, and will look much better than they ever BlytheviUe. The official l:\mily of the city now includes Mayor Ben P. Butler; Sam Coble, A. W. Young, J. B. Bunn, W W. Prcwitt, B. W. Bragg and Wade Quinn i\s councilmen; Leo Schreick, treasurer; Joe W. Rhodes, city attorney; Herbert Bryant, Thrailkill, chief Blackwood and joliccmen. Mr. Butler announced the second Tuesday night of each month ti« he regular meeting nights for the council with an invitation to tiny citizen to attend. recorder; J. W. of police; John Paul Page night It is said that black horses arc effected by the heat more lorses of any other color. than ' ''-"'V''. PAGE SEVEN Dyess News The Rev. Percy Ray of the Baptist Home Mission Board of Glenfield, Miss./ \vas nuust speaker at the Baptist Church Sunday, "and conducted a .short scries of evangelistic mectinus at the church Monday. Tuesday, and Wednesday nights. E. B. Whit ;ikc v. assistant regional director P. S. A., was a special guest at tin? Father-Son Banquet Friday niLiht which was planned, prepared and served by the Dycss Chapter P. P. A. and their sponsor, J. S. Olive, at the Home Economics cottage. Other guests were Ray D. Johnston, Donald E. Blackmen. Paul Way land, M. L. Palenskl, Younl, John Curler, !•'. M. Browning, joe Fay Moore, J. W. keeper and Milton Poole. Ur. M. R. Owci\, of Lit lie Rock, head ol Department of Instruction, State- Department of Education, inspected Dyc.ss High School Friday. Dr. Owen' stated Hint he \vus 1'a- vorably impressed with the nutny chunks and Improvements made at the Dye-ss .schools this year, He wns especially complimenlary ot UK? library arrangement and the Science laboratory improviments, A member fa the Slate Commtl- U>e on Community School programs, he contributed a major portion of his lime while at Dyess conferring with the sup:rintenclent. principals an dteachers concerning Dr. Owen issues Ihc ratings of .schools for the State Department of Education. The Dyess schools are working for nn VA" rating. Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Daniel announce the marriage of their daughter, Miss Elaine Daniel, to Raymond Klrby, son of Mrs. Maud Klrby of Mountain View, Ark. The ceremony was performed Saturday night, April 4. at Lcpanto, by the Rev. J. K. Blue of S:ilem, Ark. Mrs. Basil TJmo and children, of Pine Bluff, arc spending the week here with friends. Mrs. E. O. Woody was culled to Calico Rock Saturday b; ciiu.se of the .serious illness of her a guest last week ol her daughter Mrs. W. E. Carter, and family; Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Wright urn family were Sunday visitors ir Kelser with 1 Mr. and Mrs. Carl Stoddurd. Mrs, Ray Taff and Mrs. Keith T.\ff left Saturday lor Los Angeles. Calif., to join their husbands who! have employment there. Mr. and Mrs. E. Harris were Sunday Bursts in Wcona with his mother. Mrs. Mac Parker. Mrs. Richard Shelton is the new president ol' Dycss Home Demonstration Club 3. S. A. Williams is vlci» president and Mrs. Urshsey Petrol Ration ChilU Fetter* Down Under BRISBANE, Australia (UP)— Gasoline restrictions in Australia 'have ut down petting in cars in Bris%—•**» «» ««» Autolsts caugnt Sparking" brought before the board, and questioned as to why they were parked, H the answer is .'hot satisfactory, their gas ration is cut. • Former "tail light avenues" are now empty and petting car owners have labeled the board "snoopers" and protested being You Can Help AMERICA '3) by going in MID-WEEK to ease WEE Kj-EN D congestion Wartime conditions tend to crowd transportation facilities on week-ends when soldiers and war workers traveL You can aid. by going places during the midweek when possible, and by getting tickets and travel information in advance. Going by Greyhound, you'll be saving your car and tires, saving materials America needs. And youil be saving money for Defense Bonds at low Super-Coach fares! Memphis, Teiiii. St. Louis, Mo. New Orleans, La. Detroit, Mich. Chicago, 111. Kansas City, Mo. One Way Ril.Trip l.CO 2.UO •1.-15 8.15 10.15 8.75 . 7.05 7.75 12.70 18.85 15.15 1'2.70 Salary Increases Approved By City Council At Osce- o!a Tuesday Night OSOEOLA, Ark.. April 16.—J. Thrailkill, newly-elected city mar- shall and chief of police, along with the two new alclremen, Wade Quinn and Welby Young, togethei with former officials continued in office were sworn in at the regular council meeting held Tuesday night in the mayor's office in the Segraves Building. Mayor Ben F. Butler presided. Acting within its perogatives the old council met first to wind up any old business, allow bills and other minor details. Among the items of interest were an increase of $10 per month in the salaries of the Municipal Light and Power Company employees as well as to Mr, Lillicrap, who drives the fire engine. An increase of $20 per month was voted Paul Page, member of the night police force serving mainly as merchants patrol. John Blackwoocl was re-elected as night marshal, and Eel Wiseman re-appointed city engineer. These with Mr. Page are appointive offices of the mayor and Council. Mr. Butler also named the following standing committees: light plant, W. W. Prewitt, Welby Young, Sam Coble; street committee, W. W. Prewitt, B. W. Bragg, Sam Coble; police committee, J. B. Bunn, B. W. Bragg, Wade Qiiirui; legal committee, Welby Young, W. W. Prewitt; special committee to audit former chief of police books, .Wi W.._ Prewitt : ._and J B. Bunn. • Following the business session informal talks were made by all.the now officers and visitors present numbering around 20. W. W. Prewitt was introduced as the "dean of the council" having served longer than any other member in that capacity. Ed Wiseman, city engineer, reported a total of three and seventenths: miles of new paving including all of l; road way, main traffic artery in t'he east section of town near the levee on which several of O&ceola's pioiieer homes of" the river and steamboat travel era are located. Mr. Wiseman has around 109 N. 5th BLYTIIEVILLE, AKK. Phone 441 GREYHOUND \L/NES\ 60 men now paving Johnson and Oak streets. New street markers, street names and fire plugs have also been painted. Former Chief of Pdlice Dnve Young expressed appreciation for the cooperation during his 14 years of service. Mr. Young Is now employed as head guard at ths new aii base unGer construction at Used Cars SPECIAL SALE Thursday Through Saturday! EXTRA SET OF TIRES WITH EACH CAR! Take $365 a look at these: ]9<Il Oldsmobile <! door Sedan, 8000 miles, spare never out of rack, Radio, Healer, Spotlight, two fog lights "WILL TRADE." 1938 Chevrolet Tudor Sedan, Good Tires perfect condition ].i)35 Ford Tudor Sedan, Good condition 1936 Ford Ton and half Truck. Good tires. 1<).'M Chevrolet Sedan, Radio, Heater. Good condition. GASH 193-J Ford Tick up Truck. ClftC New paint job $ 103 11)31 Chevrolet Tudor. 16 inch tires, Good condition. CASH 11)31 Chevrolet Tudor. New paint job. Good condition 11)31 Ford Coupe. Good condition 192!) Ford Tudor. New paint job. Q1QK Five good tires $ • fcW Also Reliners for your tires 3.50 Come To See Us! Cars located at— BLYTHEVILLE TIRE CO. $135 Highway 61 North Phone 2201 secretary and treasurer. Mrs. M. M. Hlncsly program committee chairman the initiation of the program this Mi 1 :;. J. A. 1'i'iec. of Tyrun/a. was dredt off other* in our ttort! Wot* Week Sole Inners Mattress ... proved equal Sheer a; thread'. Reinforced toes Stunning New Spring Cottons • Official League Baseball Sate.' 1.59 f/sew/iere.' Crisp Swiss Sels Save now on dainty sheers! Stock up on sturdy percales 1 Sizes 12-20, 38-44 ancf 46-52. Approved and official in size and weight! Cork and 'rubber center! Horsehide cover5 Savet Sports Shoes -Reg. Now only Sale I $2.50 Back-Lace Corsets Reg. 1.09 Wallpaper Robmlots Well-boned, with! comfortable double abdominal reinforcement. Rayon and cotton faille. Cut price! 'Contains 5 doub rolls sidewaH, ; 16;yds. enough for a 10$ 12 room! Special I Cannon Bath Toweli—only Sale of Closet Seats Pennsylvano Ample 20"x40" size! Built fo wear! Good-looking styles and colors! Real thrift values! " hardwood seat with 4 heavy sprayed'coats of celluloid enamel. Priced exceptionally low!. duced! Sale! 2.79 Best-Seller Work Shoe Regular 29c Washable Shades Save on a tough, all-around shoe of pliable, elk-tanned leather. Durable composition soles! Fine, durable oil-coated fiber that looks like/linen! Just tack •o your own rollers! Cut 36"x6'. 19c Mechanic Work Socks Reduced to Reg, $1.79 Vacuum Coffee Maker Wardoleum Lay in a supply now — save! Absorbent cotton! Seamless feet! Short, regular lengths. Makes perfect coffee every time! Use on any stove ... heatproof Pyrex glass! 8-cup sizel WE CAN'T ALL SpecialiMen's Regular $1.49 Bib Overalls RIDE THE TANKS . . .nut we can all help lo build Hum and huy them. Buy Defense Stamps. We are proud to offer them for sale here at Wards. Sanforized Homesteaders are 99% shrinkproof I Reinforced at strain points, Buy the things you need new! Catalog Order service saves you money on thousands of items we haven't room to stock in our store. Pay for them a lilrtt each month on our convenient payment pkm!
Get access to Newspapers.com
- The largest online newspaper archive
- 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
- Millions of additional pages added every month