Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on November 7, 1974 · Page 5
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Thursday, November 7* 1974 HOPE (ARK.) STAR Page Five The Negro Community ByfcfhefH/dcs 777-3895 or 44 74; LET'S REFLECT We cannot always oblige, but we can always speak obligingly—Selected from Wings of Silver. CALENDAR OF EVENTS Revival Crusade A city wide healing revival crusade began at the Hope City Park Community Center Monday night, and will continue through November 8th. Rev. E.L. Watson is the evangelist. The public is invited to attend. S Mrs. Jewel Butler will be s hostess to the Anna P. Strong 5 Federated Club's monthly 3 meeting on Sunday, November 2 10th at 3:00 p.m. in her home in :: Texarkana, Texas. i The club members will meet ;: at the Hicks Mortuary at 1:45 » p.m. to pool cars for the trip. :• The Cotillion Club will meet : in the home of Mrs. Ruby Yerger, Friday, November 8, at 7:00 p.m. All members are urged to be present. Mrs. E.S. Conway, president. TRUSTEES FINALIZE BUILDING PLANS The Trustee Board of Shorter College in North Little Rock, Arkansas met in its regular session October 29th, with the Rt. Rev. S.S. Morris, Jr., presiding bishop of the 12th Episcopal District of the A.M.E. Church, Chairman of the Board, presiding. Highlights of the board meeting included finalizing the plans for the erection of a student union building on Shorter campus at a cost of over $300,000.00. The groundbreaking ceremony precedes a building fund banquet honoring Bishop O.L. Sherman of Little Rock, Arkansas, who retired as an active bishop in the 1972 general conference in Dallas, Texas. The banquet will be at 7:30 p.m. at the Little Rock Convention Center on the evening of November 22, with all of the bishops and general officers of the A.M.E. Church as invited guests. Other highlights of the board meeting included the reelection of trustees-among whom were Mr. George T. Hernreich, a prominent business man of Fort Smith, Arkansas; Mr. Charles Bernard, an outstanding business man of Earle, Arkansas; and Mr. Zebedee Hunter, an educator of Pontotoc, Oklahoma. The financial report made at the board meeting reflected over $200,000 cash on hand-in pledges, contributions, etc., and a commitment from a local bank for sufficient loan to complete construction of this phase of the building program. The president's and Dean's reports were also recenvied. OBITUARIES Funeral service for John Allen Gallington, who passed away in a Nashville hospital November 1st, will be held Thursday, November 7th, at 2:00 p.m. at the New Light C.M.E. Church in Nashville with burial in Sunset Gardens under the direction of Hicks Mortuary of Hope. Mrs. Gatha Williamson, a native of Hempstead County, Arkansas passed away in a local hospital November 4,1974, at 8:30 a.m. She is survived by four children, Mrs. Frances Turner of Hope, Mrs. Sally Henderson of Detroit, Michigan, Mrs. Cora Ollie of St. Louis, Missouri, and James Williamson of Des Moines, Iowa; fourteen grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Gurtha Williams of Detroit, Michigan; one brother, John L. Muldrew of Fresno, California. She was a member of BeeBe Memorial C.M.E. Church- President of the Stewardess Board No. 2 for a number of years. Funeral service will be held at the BeeBe Memorial C.M.E. Church Saturday, November 9, at 2:30 p.m. with burial in Mt. Zion cemetery, on Highway 29 under the direction of HICKS Mortuary. Mr. Norman Smith, a native of Hempstead County, Arkansas passed away in a local hospital November 5th, at 1:30 p.m. He is survived by three foster children, Mrs. Mattie Lee Brown of Columbia, Louisiana, WORKERS OF THE Arkansas Highway Department put up new signs that will help the motorist passing through or the city residente who still need directions in finding the highways that lead out of Hope This particular sign points the direction to take for Highways 29 and 67. NANCY FERGUSON of Bryant was selected Heart and Key District Junior Miss last week at Henderson State College. Nancy is shown above in the talent competition of the contest. Wanda Flanigan of Magnolia was named alternate Junior Miss. Dianne Groom of Hope received the personality and achievement awards and Paula Woodall of Little Rock received the outstanding talent award for her piano presentation. The Heart and Key Pageant is a preliminary to Arkansas Junior Miss Pageant in December. Youth Day at L.R. Hope group attends Mrs. Earline Frierson of San Francisco, California, and Mrs. Earnestine Ellis of Omaha, Nebraska; four sisters, Mrs. Gertrude Frierson of San Francisco, California, Mrs. Bessie White of Hope, Mrs. Classic White of Albion, Michigan, and Mrs. Altha Murry of Muskegan, Michigan. Funeral service will be held Sunday, November 10, at 2:30 pjn. in the Hicks Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Cave Hill cemetery under the direction of Hicks Funeral Home. Mr. Jeff Holt, a native of Hempstead County, Arkansas passed away in a Prescott hospital November 3. He is survived by two children, Mrs. Ruth L. Edwards of San Diego, California, and Miss Rugie Lee Holt of Richmond, California; his mother, Mrs. Valee Holt of Fulton, Arkansas; three sisters, Mrs. Elese Johnson of Dallas, Texas, Mrs. Armenda Johnson of Richmond, California, and Mrs. Cornelia Johnson of Detroit, Michigan; one brother William Holt of Fulton, Arkansas, and two grandchildren. Funeral service will be held Friday, November 8, at 1:00 pjn. at the Lonoke Baptist Church with burial in Westmoreland cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home. Deer Season Opens Nov. 11 HUNT IN COMFORT IN BOOTS PROM OVERTURF'S Several Styles Mens Sixes e% • 13 Boys sizes 10-6 --* b ^^SSB^' Hurry special! iRTURFSTHESTORi THAT HAS TIMil-OKYOU FIGHT INFLATION WITH THIS! Isui The Hope Optimist Club took a group of sophomore students to Little Rock Saturday for Youth Day in Arkansas. The students attending this Optimist activity included: Pam Compton, Becky Faulkner, Teresa Gray, Angela Kellam, Glenda Massingill, Mary Jo McClellan, Lisa Parham, Peggy Reece, Susie Sinyard, Carolyn Ellis, Jessica Jones, Carol McFadden, Gwen Peoples, Mary Press, Patteria Rogers, Darrell Flowers, Bruce Huddleston, David Jones, Johnny Karmer, Ricky Orr, Jay Rowe, Bill Thornton, Tommy Waters, Alvin Davis, Elvin Davis, Jimmy Johnson, Ronnie Hamilton, Lavenski Smith, and Spencer Hawkins. Members of the Hope Optimist Club who attended the activities included Harold Alexander, Jess Anderson, Jack Young, and Paul Spears. The program consisted of five rock bands performing for the students from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. Door prizes were given after each performance. literature was available on different Optimist projects fof the students to pick up, atid Optimists were at each booth to answer questions the young people mlghtr have on the subjects. Some'of the literature included Respect for Law Week, Youth Appreciation Week, Optimist Olympics, Bike Safety Week, and V.D. Control. "I was very proud to be with this fine group of students who represented Hope High School," said Paul Spears. "While sitting in Barton Coliseum, I observed the appearance, actions, and attitude of the youth attending this open house and, with maybe a small amount of bias, I can say the youth of Hope were outstanding," Spears said. After the visit to Barton coliseum, the group had a dutch treat dinner, then arrived back in Hope at about 8 p.m. "I would like to take this opportunity to thank Hope High School and the parents of the students for letting us have this activity for our youth," Spears said. QUALITY FIRST.. ALWAYS COX' DRUG COMPANY RESERVE THE RIGHT TO LIMIT QUANTITIES' —. _^_ ^^M> ^^M ^^M ^^^ ^^^| MM ««• ^_| "£""" oo EXTRA < TOP VALUE STAMPS WITH ANY PURCHASE $2°° OR MORE COX DRUG CO _ Two inmates recaptured GERITOL 47 TABLETS RIG. $ 3 4 ' COUPON PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) Two missing inmates of Cummins Prison Farm were found Wednesday night hiding in large bags normally used to store cement. Tim Baltz, public information officer for the state Correction Department, identified the prisoners as Larry Kyle, 25, and Mitchell McQuire, 21. He said the men, who were no}, armed, had walked off a work detail at the construction site of a new women's reformatory here about 4 p.m. They were captured about 4Vfc hours later, still in the compound, without incident, he said. Authorities began searching construction materials for the prisoners after they could not find the inmates' footprints outside the compound, after bloodhounds could not pick up the prisoners' scent and after authorities could find no place where the prisoners might have crossed a fence surrounding the work detail. Kyle was serving 10 years from Mississippi County for burglary and grand larceny. McQuire was serving 21 years from Pulaski County for second-degree murder and grand larceny. —Be a courteous driver. Rain dampens Texas areas By The Associated Press Rain splattered into the Pacific Northwest, the interior Northeast and parts of the South today. Most of the nation in between had fair anti pleasant weather. 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