The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on November 17, 1961 · Page 5
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The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas · Page 5

Ottawa, Kansas
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Friday, November 17, 1961
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Ann Landers Don't Let Lessons Kick Cupid Aside Dear Ann Landers: We have four school-age children. The trend these days seems to be to load kids up with homework until they can't see straight. In our house the usual procedure is this: After the supper dishes are done my wife helps the girls with their homework and I supervise the boys.. These kids aren't stuipd, but they can't seem to get by without our constant guidance. We've tried cutting down on the help and the results have been disastrous. By bedtime my wife is so full of historical facts and I'm so dizzy from algebraic equa tions that any thought of romance is out of the question. So the question boils down to this: Do we deny our children? You decide. NIGHT OIL Dear Oil: If cupid is being knocked out every night by homework your kids are getting entirely too much help. One hour of supervision, five evenings a week, should be plenty. Beyond that you do your children an injustice — not to mention yourselves. dresses do they also wear hats? The bride-to-be says the groom's folks are supposed to buy flowers for the bridesmaids. The groom's mother says the bride's folks pay for everything. Please help us untangle some of these problems.—AUNTIE Dear Auntie: You need more help than I can give you in a single letter. I suggest a personal consultation with someone whose business it is to plan weddings. I can tell you, however, thai it's not necessary to invite to dinner all the guests who are invited to the wedding. And white coats in the winter are not proper — ditto hats with long dresses Any florist can tell you who pays for which flowers. Are your parents too strict? You can benefit from the experiences of thousands of teenagers if yoi write for Ann Landers' booklet "How To Live With Your Par ents," enclosing with your re quest 20 cents in coin and a long self-addressed, stamped envelope Contribute To Project The Eagles Auxiliary voted last j evening to contribute $10 to the .. i project of building an Eagles . . . .... , . . . ie i House in Athens, Greece, a Youth typical jilted girl or is my case i „, . . . , , •HI r«.«,i9 i Draining project set up in co-operation with CARE. The project First Methodist W.S.C.S. Circles The W.S.C.S. circles of First Methodist Church held meetings Wednesday. Deborah circle program, "The Meaning of Suffering," was given by Miss'Ruth Hanna. Mrs. Margaret Ashton and Mrs. H. J. Nordeen were hostesses. Mrs. Guy Unruh and Mrs. Fannie Standfast as co-hostesses. Mrs. W. W. Broyhill gave the devotional topic, "Household of God," and Mrs. J. THE OTTAWA HERALD Friday, November 17, 1961 Briscoe gave devotions, members attended. Sixteen Dorcas circle hostess was Mrs. F. L. Ogg. Assisting her were Mrs. W. P. McCracken, Mrs. Erwin Elder, Mrs. Elma Fouts and Mrs. Franklin Baker. Mrs. A. M. Telfer, a guest, and 19 members attended. Mrs. W. C. Goodman gave the devotional topic, "The First Thanksgiving," and Mrs. Telfer presented the program topic, "The Meaning of Suffering." Esther circle program topic, "Reasons for Thanksgiving," was given by Mrs. Charles P. Knight Mrs. Ralph Weinheimer <?ave devotions, "American Heritage.' Mrs. Charles Carev Sr.. WP-< ^ost- ess, assisted by Mrs. J. E. Wailen and Mrs. C. F. Lunger. Thirteen members were present. Martha circle meeting was at Mrs. T. W. Flory's home, with Mrs. Sidney Morris, Mrs. Albert Auxiliary Seiving Meet There were 40 present at the V.F.W. Auxiliary sewing social _ _ yesterday. Sessions were held in R."HosTer'presented the program! < he afternoon .and evening with "World Council of Churches." Mrs. Cooley, a guest, and 14 members were present. Rebecca and Ruth circles met together at the church for the second lesson on Latin America presented by Mrs. Mary Black. Assisting her were Mrs. L. H. Hoffman, Mrs. F. E. Warner, Mrs. R. D. Nichols, Mrs. J. E. Harclerode, Mrs. Otis Shipps and Miss Marjorie Collins. Devotions were given by Mrs. J. J. Smith, assisted by Mrs. Emil Johnson and Mrs. J. M. Kilgore. Dr. Oscar Simpson, of the promotion and cultivation of World Service Department, took pictures of the group to be used in the bulletin on promotion of World Serv- potluck supper for members and families. Mrs. Chester Louderback, hospital chairman, reported that 139 balls of rug rags have been sewed. Mrs. G. E. Hinkle, Auxiliary president, will take them to Wadsworth V.A. Hospital Nov. 26 when ;he is in Leavenworth for the na- lonal president's visit to the Let- venworth Auxiliary. Bear Ann Landers: Am I different? In April my steady and I broke up. He said I was too possessive. He wasn't particularly interested in dating others but he wanted to spend more time with he fellows. He still shares my locker at school (we're both seniors now) and he even dates me once in a while. Well, here it is November and I'm still crazy about him. He's given up all ambition for college and every weekend he gets drunk MODERN MODEL — Car) D. Bobbish of the O.U. Music and Piano Department, will play this new model harpsichord, brought from Kansas City, at the oratorio in First Baptist Church Sunday evening. The harpsichord, used as one of the main concert instruments in the 18th century, worked by a string being plucked, sounding much like one string of a guitar. Because they were very hard to keep tuned, the modern types work with a series of transistors. The instrument gives clear tunes which can be heard above the lines of a production. (Photo by Lois Smith) ice. The tea committee included Mrs. Don Brown, Mrs. L. H. Hoffman, Mrs. E. V. Lash, Mrs. A. M. Telfer, Mrs. Emil Johnson and Mrs. J. W. Dickerson. There were 22 members and two guests, Mrs Clara F. Hodges and Debbie Brown. Bridal Shower Jean McEvoy was honor guest at a recent birdal shower at Mrs. Gladys Spooner's home. Mrs. Bernice Marconette and Blanche Thompson were hostesses. Gifts were arranged on a table decorated with a pink and white color scheme. Thirty-nine relatives and friends attended and several who were unable to be present sent gifts. Layette Shower was chosen at the international conference last summer. Such a project has just been completed in Mexico City. Previously, the Eables lodge had sponsored four such projects in foreign countries. The Auxiliary also voted to sponsor Brownie Troop No. 314 and Mrs. James Marsh was appointed as a sponsor committeewoman. Mrs. Harold Showalter received the mystery gifts. Refreshments with the fellows. Maybe if I show him 1 have j were served to the 15 present, confidence in him he will straighten around. Or do you think I »m carrying the torch in vain?— EVY Dear Evy: The only girl who looks good carrying a torch is the Statue of Liberty. Thanksgiving Club Twenty-three members of Bax- A boy whose idea of a big time ter Social Hour club attended the is to get drunk every weekend is bad news — so consider yourself lucky. A bargain he wasn't. Dear Ann Landers: My niece is planning a winter wedding, and she doesn't know beans about wedding etiquette. She thinks everyone who is invited to the wedding should also be invited to the reception and dinner. Are the men supposed to wear dark pants and white coats in the winter? I say no. The groom says yes. If the women wear long annual Thanksgiving dinner yesterday. It was at the home of Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Allen, following the custom of the club for many years. Mrs. Don Waymire conducted a business session, and Mrs. Bill Bishop was in charge of a short program, assisted by Mrs. Charles Redman, Mrs. Byron Mohr and Mrs. James Allen. Mrs. H. E. DeVore received the door prize, and Mrs. Allen received a hostess gift. We Never Close Open 24 hrs. Daily — 7 days a week. THE RED ROOSTER CAFE - Opposite Hillcrest Theatre Chicken Dinners--$1.10 Children's Dinners 65c and 75c Phone CH 2-9746 For Reservations Advance Night For Officers Advance Night for line officers was observed last night by Social Order of the Beauceant with Mrs. R. Lee Finch as worthy president. Mrs. Clarence Keefer as first vice president, Mrs. Sam Shumate as second vice president, Mrs. J. [lay Waddell as oracle and Mrs. Jack Stephenson as preceptress. Mrs. Edwin Hinkley, supreme preceptress of Kansas City, Mo., Assembly No. 4, was introduced at the altar, welcomed and seated in the east. Mrs. Albert Hammond, of Leavenworth Assembly No. 97, supreme committee member, was introduced and escorted to the east. Mrs. Claude Jones, worthy president of Kansas City Assembly No. 4, was introduced and seated in the east. Other visitors from Kansas City and Leavenworth were introduced and welcomed. A buffet supper preceded the meeting with the Knights Templar as guests. Mrs. Jack Stephenson was the arrangement chairman. The tables were decorated with a cornucopia filled with fruit and vegetables. Mrs. Clyde Johnson and Mrs. J. Todd were in charge of the decorations. Election of officers was announced for the Dec. 7 meeting. Members brought Christmas gifts for the Osawatomie State Hospital. DENNIS JAMES is the 6- month-old son of Mi-, and Mrs. Lucky Mciscl of Paola. He has a brother, Freddie, and a sister, Sherry Mae. Elect New Officers Valley Chapel Ladies elected of- icers at a meeting yesterday at Irs. Ivan Streebin's home. They ire Mrs. Lonnie Barnes, presi- ent; Mrs. Russell Dyer, vice iresident: Mrs. Pern- Drum, sec- etary-treasurer, and Mrs. Stree- lin, mystery pal chairman. Ten membes were present. Vis- tors were Mrs. C. 0. Riddle, Mrs. Clifford Carey, Mrs. Minnie Denniston and Mrs. George Streebin and Michael. Mrs. Riddle and Mrs. Carey became members. ! Club Forecast Saturday j COUNTRY CLUB, party "Satisfaction Guaranteed" Furniture Upholstering Truck Seats Recovered Tarps & Combine Canvas Repaired. Canvas Awnings ROBERT BARNES 826 Ash CH 2-3243 Leader Training Session Twenty - six Girl Scout and Brownie leaders were present for the Outdoor Day, final one of a series of basic training sessions, held at Mears park yesterday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Leaders were divided into three patrols with all taking part in the activities. Included were trai marking and following, learning songs, knot tying, wood gather ing and fire tending, outdoor cook ery and flag ceremonies. Mrs. John Pinney presentee work in the International field, one of the 11 fields of work. At the close, there was an evaluation of the course and tribute to the leaders giving th training, A. J. Holyfield and Mrs Karen Every. Casserole Reg. $5.00 Value Special $3.50 Carafe Reg. $5.00 Value Special $3.50 Laiy Susans $6.95 up Cigarette Set $1.25 up Tea Pot with Sugar & Creamer $4.75 Entertains Music Club Pam Laury entertained the Legato Music Club Tuesday evening at the home of her parents, Dr. and Mrs. D. G. Laury. Members played piano solos. Glenda Myers was awarded the prize for practice hours by the club sponsor, Mrs. R. L. Stevens. Friendly Circle class of Trinity Methodist Church gave a layette shower last evening at the Max McCready home for Janet Marie Coen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Marion Coen. Hostesses were Mrs. McCready, Mrs. Max Cartmill and Mrs. Carroll Kirkpatrick. A pink umbrella theme was car ried out for decorating the room, the gift table and for miniature favors. Mrs. Everett Chapman and Mrs Norman Hazen won games which included one using nursery rhy mes. Margaret and Johnny Me Cready assisted Mrs. Coen in op ening her gifts. Twenty guests were present including Mrs. Coen's mother, Mrs. John Kelsey, and Miss Mildred Taylor who was called "guardian grandmother." Socialettes Mrs. Roy B. Church will be hostess for the Columbian Shakespeare Thanksgiving meeting Monday at 2 p.m. Mrs. Laury and Pam served refreshments. Eight members and seven guests were present. Sheri Hewitt will entertain the club with a Christmas party on Dec. 19. OKPHG.O SERVICE, INC. If you are planning to give a camera for Christmas, be sure to get it from the firm which is prepared to give service after the giving. KODAK POLAROID BELL & HOWELL AGFA ZEISS IKON ANSCO SAWYERS 314 S. Main CH 2-1541 Charles Schnoke will arrive this evening for a week's visit with his mother, Mrs. V. A. Schnoke, with a sister, Mrs. M. L. Stoffer, and family, Lawrence, and with other relatives and friends. "Imagination Hits the Ceiling" with new concepts in acoustical ceiling tile and correlated floor tile designed by JOHNS - MANVILLE NUZMAN LUMBER 113 E. 1st CH 2-1572 BENNETT'S Favorite for November BANANA CHOCOLATE CHIP RICHARDSON'S - For A Limited Time Only Women's Quality Dress Shoe / QUIN'S Opposite Court House Gifts for Every Menber of the Family See Our $1.00 Table of Gift Items! Use Our Lay-Away SALE Save on Famous . . . Life Stride, Air Step, Jacqueline . . . NEW! Fall and Winter Styles . . . $ Available ai all BENNETT Retail Dealers Selected Group . . . Lizard — Calf and Alligator—Reg. 16.95— NOW! 11.S8 Hear Ed Wiltse's talk on "Communist Encirclement". Free! Monday nite, Nov. 20th at Memorial Auditorium . . . All Sales Final . . • 9.88 Regular to 14.95 • Suedes • Leather's Blacks, Greens, Browns, Grapes, Taupes, etc. . . . — All from Regular Stock — . . . Each Pair Fitted . . . Entire Stock Not Included! at the BENNETT RETAIL ICE CREAM STORE COFFEE - HOT CHOCOLATE PEPSI - ROOT BEER MALTS - SHAKES - SUNDAES HAMBURGERS — CHEESEBURGERS CHILI — CONEYS — FRENCH FRIES PORK TENDERLOIN — HOT DOGS Retail Ice Cream Store CH 2-4974 212 N. Main Be sure to hear ED WILTSE and see the film '"Communism Encirclement" sponsored by the Ottawa Elks, Monday, Nov. 20, 8 p.m., Memorial Auditorium, it's FREE.

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