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FAG1FOUH BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS WOWDAT, JUNE VI, California Look Is Just Plain Basic Designers Toss Out Trends, Let Women Have the Say Amelia Salibm, Society Editor Phone 4461 Mr. and Mrs. Lee David Honored on Anniversary Mr. »nd Mr*. Lee David of Manila celebrated their "Golden Wedding Anniversary" by holding open. bouse at their home In Manila recently. Mr. and Mrs, David were married in Trimble, Tenn., June 18, 1(89 and have made their home in Manila for the past 41 years. Mr. and Mrs, David are the parents of Eddie B. Davis, realtor in Blythevllle, who served as host to more than 100 guests who called that afternoon. He was assisted in receiving the guests by Mrs. Boh Joe r>avld of West Memphis and Mrs. Claud Grain of Manila. Mrs. Ira D. Shedd was in charge of the guest book, which was covered with gold satin and had a picture of the couple which was made at the time of their marriage. The book was made by Mrs. Halite Mai Grimes, a niece of Mrs. David. Refreshments were served from the dining table, which was covered with a cloth of handmade lace and centered with an arrangement of white gladioli In a low crystal bowl. Tall white tapers in golden candelabra flanked the centerpiece. The three tiered wedding cake was decorated with an arch from which suspended the figure "SO" in gold. Favors were small cards stamped with the name and date ornamented with golden leaf seals and tied with gold ribbon. Floor baskets of lilies were arranged throughout the reception rooms. Mrs. H. D. Alston and Mrs. Eddie B. David presided at the table. _ A program of appropriate music was presented by Mrs. Hallle Grimes as pianist with Mrs. Bill Lawhom and Mrs. Bill Homer presenting a duet. A prayer was offered by the Rev. McOee, pastor of the Manila Baptist Church. 'Out of town guests Included Mr. and Mrs. Eddie B. David. Blythe- vile, Mr. and Mrs. B. J. David, West Memphis, Mr. and Mrs. Bass Shoaf and children, Barbara and David, Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Vaughn and son, Albert, Mrs. Elmer Llnd- oey, Mrs. Earl Bowden and Walter Rogers, all of Covington, Tenn., and Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Cox, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Dew, and Mr. and Mrs. Majtield, all of Leachvile, Mr. and Mrs. J. R. David and Mr. and Mrs. Amos David of Caraway, Mrs. C. P. Koonce of St. Tjouis, Mo., and Mrs. Harold Smith of Memphis. Voting People Conduct Morning Worship Service The morning worship service at the First Christian church yesterday was conducted by the older boys and girls of the church who attended the conference and also those who'attended camp at Ravenden Springs the past two weeks. Those who attended camp were Jlmmie Lee Moore, Danny Cc*b. Susan Angel, Donna Dedman, Ann Hlndman, Wendell Keeling and Bobby Jo Alley with Martha Nichols, Louella Alley. Jean Dedman and Susie Cralton attending Ihe conference meeting, of which Miss .Dedman was president this year. Each one told of his experience at camp. At the consecration service at conference, Miss Nichols and Miss Crafton signed the purpose card which state they would devote their full time Into the study of Christian service In the future. Miss Dedman signed the card of life commitment in which she will dedicate her life to the study and work of Christian service. Miss Alley signed the card of purpose at the conference last year. Mrs. R. L. Dedman was camp mother and her daughter, Jean Dedman, served as a counselor. The Rev. Lester D. Strubhar, pastor, accompanied the group to the conference meeting. RCA VICTOR Red Seal RECORDS The Continental —Tommy Dorsey Rue I>e Romance —Waynt'King Stardust —Arlie Shaw There's Yes! Yes! in Tour Eyes —Larry Green Room Full of Roses —Sxmmy Kaye Weddin' Day —Freddy Martin I Love Yon —Perry Comn I Wish Somebody Cared Enough to Crj—ErsVin Hawkins I'm Throwing Rice —Eddy Arnold One Heart, One Love, One Life —Jim Boyd Eijht te the Bar (Album) —Pete Johnson and Albert Aramons Tear 'Rwini FmyorHes (Album) —Sammy Kaye Chteafe flat* —Arth.r "Blj Boy- Crndup LJtUe Girl —Sonny Boy Williamson Grinder Man Bines —MemBhb Slim Adams Appliance Go. Inc. J. W. ADAMS, Mrr. BM-W W. Main Phone 1*71 Vacation Bible School ".loses at Pride Addition Vacation Bible School closed re- ently at the Pride Addition Cha- with 28 certificates awarded at closing exercises Friday. The chool which was held for two s was conducted by Mrs. Rosae Duclos. Mrs. Ellis Bridgewater nd Mr. and Mrs. Robert Petro- tch. Those who received certificates ; the closing exercises were Monty rldgewater. Ronnie Huey, Jewell luncan, Glenda McVay, Josle rews, Alvle Belts, Vernon May, erbert Baxter. Johnnie Trlest, orace Becknell, Norrlss Becknell, lene McVay, Curtis Perry, Jo Ann ones, Joe Carter, Peggy Ann rews, Kenneth May, Bobby Crews, Dolores Huey, Jeanette Huey, Freda ecknell, Anna Mav Greet, Fran ones and Shirley Elllx. The sponsors took the group to lemphls on Saturday to visit the and park. >eries of Parties Given onoring Janet Hawkins -ss Janet Hawkins of the Vera oyd Home In Monticello, who U In Hlyllievllle last we«k, was jmplLmented with several int*rest- affairs while here. A watermelon party vis held on e lawn of the home of Miss •an Sarber at 702 West Ash. Miss iawklns received the guest* with uford Young as they arrived. Croquet gomes were played on the wn and later guests went In the ouse and listened to records. Cook> and iced .drinks were also serv- I during the evening. Among the guests were Ann right and her houseguest, Dora rttson of Charleston, Mo., and jelr escorts; Charley Ruth Blank- iship of Dell and her cousin, Sadie ances O o f f of Bertr»nd, Mo., mmy Simmons and Elwin Caldell of Dell; and Jean Campbell and er escort. ' The women ot the First Pre.s- yterlan church entertained with tea and shower honoring Miss awklru. The affair was held In he social rooms of the church. Miss awkins was also honored at sev- al dinner parties and stayed In 16 home of Judge and Mrs. Zal . Harrison. She left Saturday for Jonesboro here she will spend a week. Seval parties have been planned for cr In Jonesboro. Bits of News By NataUe Knlfht NBA Special Corrt*p*ndent BAN FRANCISCO—(NBA)—Mrs. merica and her daughter can set iclr own fashion trends, ignore Paris If they want to, and wear ex- £tly what they please, as far aa Aissco Council Meeting f Held at Yarbro Schoof Films on home freezing, plant ce, and demonstration club conn- la were shown at the Mississippi ounty Council of Home Demon:ration Clubs meeting Saturday. Yarbro's Home Demonstration lub was hostess at the community chool. During the morning session, round able discussions on the health sur- ey to be made next monlli were "scussed. In the afternoon a leader trnln- ng program was given on "eye- peners" for July. Mrs. Otto Brnd- *rry of Lost Cane, and Mrs. Ger- -ude-Bond Holiman, County Home Demonstration agent, presented deas for "eye-openers." A pot luck dinner was served. "Golden Triangle" The "Golden Triangle" is an area if land In Pittsburgh, Pa., where he Allegheny and Mononoahela ivers meet to form the Ohio. This ection Is well known for its skyscrapers and large department tores. Mrs. J. D. McDowell left yesterday for Mangham, La., where she will be the guest of her sisters, Mrs. J. W. DeMoss and Mrs. Myrtle Preston and families, She plans to be gone for a month. Mr. and Mrs, Cornelius Modlnger Jr., had as their guests over the weekend, uts. Modlnger's mother, Mrs. Nina Thompson and her sister, Mrs. A. E. Mathews and child- en, Pamela and Buddy of Morgan- 'ield, Ky. They were enroute home rom San AJitonlo, Tex., where they vislkd with Mr. and Mrs. John Echterhoff and Joe Allan Thomp;on. Miss Bernlce Miller of Memphis was the weekend guest of Miss Jessie Hall. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wilhile and children, Amelia Josephine and John Frank of Venezuela, S. A spent the weekend In Blythevllle as guests of Mr. Wllhite's sisters, Misses Cordelia and Josephine Wll- hlte and Mrs. G. G. Caudlll and family. They were enroute to San Francis. >, Calif., where they will make their home. Mr. wllhlte has been with the Gulf Oil Company !or the past 25 years as a civil engineer in South America and has visited home every three years. Miss Laura Hale returned to Columbia University In New York today after having spent her vacation with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Hale. Paul Mahon, Lynn Brown and R, Deavers attended a meeting of the Metropolitan Insurance company in Jonesboro Friday. Mrs. Mahon accompanied them there and visited with friends and relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Mahon went to Senath, Mo. Saturday where they attended the annual alumni banquet of which Mr. Mahon was a member. They were overnight guests of Mr. anc Mrs. Hadley Bolton. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Haralson spent the weekend In Augusta, Ark and also in Shofner where they were the guests of Mrs. Haralson's parents. Mr. and Mrs. Mark IJmblrd. Edsel Harber left this morning by plane for Denver, Colo., where he will attend ROTO camp for six weeks. He was motored to Memphis yesterday afternoon by his father Mr. and Mrs. Carl Bass of Lepanto, formerly of Blythevllle were Ihe weekend guests of Mrs. Bass sister, Mrs. Tom Burns. They were returning home from a trip to Canada, >nd also visited with relativ In Saginaw, Mich. Mr. and Mr. Lloyd Jones are the parents of a daughter born June 23 at their home on south Tenth. Thi couple's first child, she has been named Linda Marie. Mrs. Jones is [he former Miss Mary McDnnlel Among those from Blytheville whc attended the ballgames In St. Louis Mp., over the weekend were Mr arid Mrs. Leonard Johnson, Mr and Mrs. Clyde Bunch. Otho Stan field, W. J. Wunderlich, Loga Moultrle, O. E. Quellmalz. Fred S Sallba, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Robin son, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Davis Mr. and Mrs. Dick White, Mr. an Mrs. Joe Cookston, Mr. and Mr: Bill Pollard, and Mr. and Mr Russell Bunch. Mr. and Mis. Johnnie Moore an son, David Burkhead, and Mr Ellen Conley left Saturday nigh for a motor trip to Colorad Springs, Colo., where they wll spend two weeks. They were ac companied by Mrs. Moore's mothe the San Francisco fashion designers are concerned. The California creators and manufacturers came to that decision for their new fall styles after a two- year whirl at trying to set the pace for the fashion world put them on 'PRIMA DONNA" dress f»fs well ONE-PIECE bathing suit from San with furs, jewels, flowers, and has Francisco can be worn with or a low basic price ,too. without shoulder strap* the edge of disaster. Two years ago, they flew to Paris with their designs in a bid for world recognition with the California version of the "New Look." Last year they tried again with their Centennial fashions. This time the San Pranclsco ap- 3ar«l industry Is going back to the 'basic clothes" for which it was known in other years. In place of Paris-inspired rounded shoulders, varying skirt lengths, wasp waists and bosom-exposing necklines, the San Francisco fall collections feature simple lines, padded shoulders, convertible necklines, and 13-Inch skirt lengths. Example! Include Lilll Ann's basic i'ool gabardine suit, highlighted only by the sheen of nist gabardine and tiny self-same buttons, plus turn-back pockets, or Lenora's ageless white satin formal with flared skirt, tight strapless bodice, and high-collared lacket. Even bathing suits reflect the trend. A simple" one by Oantner, for example, is a modest one-piece affair called a "rwimskln." It has a hip-control sw«, ter cuff and (its they say. like a two-way stretch. In most of the collections, the price tag is as simple as the "basic" look. Typical is the "Prima Donna" dress, designed by Hal Madsen and so-called because of the way it takes to furs, flowers or jewelry. In wool and rayon blend, it has a bolero top and a narrow hemlined skirt which show a reversion to several popular trends of the last few years. It will sell for just under $15. "H Isn't that we lack imagination," explained Adolph Schuman president of the west coast suit and coat makers. "We just want to sell clothes. The nation's women know BASIC SUIT at wool gabardine reflects return to simplicity by CaJi- furnla designers. what they want and we're out to give it to them." Reception to be Held For Rev., Mn. Bagley A reception will be held tonight in the social room of the Pint Methodist Church honoring the Rev. Roy I. Bagl*y of Newport, who yesterday was appointed to the pastorate of the First Church in Blytlievllle, and Mrs. Bagley. He succeeds the Rev. Allen D. Stewart, pastor for the past three years, who was transferred to the First Church In Conway by Bishop Paul E. Martin. The Women's Society of Christian Service will be hostess. Members will call between the hours OK 8 and 10. ~ Mrs. W. Li. Horner Is president of the W. S. C. S. Multiple Accident Keeps Cops in Britain Busy CAMBERWELL, Eng., June 27, (/P)—There was an accident an accident an accident an accident here Saturday. That's right, its no: k typewriter stuttering. It was an accident that just couldn't slop happening, When the tumult and the shouting died, police found two streetcars, two taxis, three private autos and a bus all jammed up at a busy intersection in this crowded London suburb. Two persons were hurt anc! it t^~'< an hour to get things running again. Courier News Want Ads. Coming Events Social Calendar Monday- Mrs. Russell Baugh will be hos- :ess to the First Baptist Y.W.A. at 7 p.m. The Y.W.A. of the Calvary Bnp- tist Church will meet at. the home of Miss Mary Nell McBride at 7:30 p.m. The Calvary Baptist's Intermediate R.A.'s will have their meeting at the church at T.3Q p.m. Tuesday The Friendship Class of the First Baptist Church will meet nt 7:30 p.m. at the home of Mrs. Marvin Razcr, 1716 Holly. Mrs. Howard Morgan will entertain the LE.W. Club at her home. Mrs. Jack Hale will be hostess to La Nueve Club. Club Eight will be entertained at the home of Mrs. G. O. Poetz." Mrs. F. E. Utley will be hostess to La Petite Club. The Junior R.A.'s of the Calvary Baptist Church will meet at the church at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday The Junior Girls Auxiliary will meet at 4 p.m. at the Calvary Baptist Church. Thursday Tiie Blytheville Rook Club will meet at the home of Mrs. O. O. Elkins. Mrs. Eddie Ford will be hostess to the Avalon Bunco Club. The Thursday Rook Club will be entertained at the home of Mrs T. W. Goforth The Gosnell W.S.C.S. will meet at the home of Mrs. R. L. Maxwell for a social at 2:30 p.m. Friday The executive board of the W. M.U. of the First Baptist Church I meet at the home of Mrs. C. L. McWaUrs Jr. at 2:30 p.m. The C.B.C. Club will be entertained at the home of Mrs. Paul Byrum. Mrs. Earl Damon will be hostess to the Friday Rook Club. Civic Calendar Monday Junior Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors—7:30 p.m. Tutsday Lions Club, Hotel Noble— 11:15 p.m. American Legion—8:00 p.m. Wednesday Kiwanis Club, Hotel Noble—U:10 p.m. Thursday Rotary club. Hotel Noble—12:10 p.m. Chamber of Commerce Board ol Directors—2:30 p.m. At The Hospitals BlytheTille Hospital Dismissed: Johnson Cirogan, Holland, Mo. Mrs. Boyce Russell, Rcseland. Stella Jackson, city. Robbie Jo Brewer, Bragg City, Mo. Billy Spence, city, Mrs. volet Welsh, city. Walls HoplUI Dismissed: Mrs. Lois Grisson, and baby, Hay- tl, Mo. Mrs. Alma Tarver, Kennett. Mo. Mrs. T. L. Newson, Caruthersvllle, Mo. Mrs. Joe Richardson and baby, city. J. F. Brown, Rt. 3, city. Melba Fay Bradford, Hornersville. Mo. Mrs, Lee Crump, Luxora, Oland Taylor, Hornersville, Mo. A. E, Harber, city. Ttar's Food Supply Snakes are known for their gluttony. A 70-pound python once ate a 20-pound pig In one meal. This was enough to supply the snake with energy for more than a year. Time to switch to Mrs. Lee Moore of Hermondale, Mo. While in Colorado they will be the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow Newman and Frank Moore. f Camera Fans! Get clear, sharp prints at thrifty pries brr* !*•<}•. »cr,-(idir^ prlnH ta !•*••*•' Kod*V Album, fiam South'* Krwt pfi«t«- f^tVn? p'^l O.ily J*c f« 4 fltiJ t •*- poiL.ri roll*! S.T *nUr9«m»frt. 20c; lilt, 4t?c. S«.id film* «n<j n*<j»,Mv** -wM mtitvy Bo\ Office Opens. 6:45 Shon Starts 7:00 Opens Sunday 1:00: Starts I;I5 Continuous Shows Sat Ji Son Bargain Night Even rv'ijhl Except gaturda, 1 * N'o passe* honored on Sunday a Roxj ThtaCrc Last Time Today "OUT OF THE PAST" with Robert Mitchum and Jane Grecr Fo* News * Selected Shorts Tuesday and Wednesday (DOUBLE FEATURE)MISS MINK 0*^949 tXCITENIXI FIIM I.WN It 1.51 Continuous Shows Box Office Opens 1:45 Show Starts 2:00 8:00 a.m. U:45 p.m. *:3« p.™ LISTEN TO KLCN COOL . . COOL . . COOL Refrigeration Air Conditioning Last Time Today Letter to Three Wives with Jeanne Cr*in, Linda Darnell and Ann Southern Faramoum .Vews « Selected Shun Continuous Showing Tuesday Als« Short* Continuous Showtal Ereryilay COMING SOON To The Ritz Theatre THE STKATTON STORY with J«ne Allywn and James Stewart NEPTUNE'S DAUGHTER with Red Sfcelton, Esther Williams EDWARIt. 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