The High Point Enterprise from High Point, North Carolina on December 4, 1972 · Page 15
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AT SEDGEFIELD MANOR High Point Enterpriie, Mondoy, December 4, 1972 7 A Kiwanians Host Annual Ladies Night'» Outcast Pleads For Help A program of music by Ramona Hanes, vocalist, and Penny Dennis, pianist, high- lighed the annual Christmas dinner party of High Point Kiwanis Club. The traditional Ladies Night event took place at Sedgefield Manor on Friday evening at 7 o'clock. Miss Dennis, a graduate of the N.C. School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, and presently a sociology major at UNC-G, accompanied by Miss Dennis, sang "I Can't Say No," "Danny Boy," "I Can't Help Loving That Man," and "Sweet Little Jesu s Boy." As an encore she sang "We Kiss in the Shadows." Clarence Keever served as master of ceremonies, and the .invocation was given by Willis jHarris. The club president. Joe B. Patterson welcomed -members and guests. ;who included Lt. Gov. and Mrs. J. Ed Wall. Mr. Wall is 'governor of District 3. ; Frank Wyatt, a former president, introduced special quests, who included Charles ;W. Perry, president of the Club in 1927. Widows of 'deceased members and other past presidents were among those recognized. • Key Club presidents and iKeyette presidents introduced included Don Kirfcman of High Point Central High School and 'Audrey Congdon, Ronnie Lassiter of T. Win gate- Andrews High School and Patra Moore, and Steve Hurley of Trinity High School and Lynn Cooper. • Directors of the club and . their wives stood in line in the foyer to greet members and guests. They included Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Knox, Mr. and Mrs Tom Eufoanks, Mr. and Mrs Arnold Gill, Mr. and Mrs. William B. Hall Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Robert Goff, Mr and Mrs. Frank Goforth and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Mendenhall Jr. . , In charge of door prizes and sifts for the women were Fred Alexander, B. C Fowler Sloan Gibson, Gilbert Marsh and Charles Mendenhall. Seated at the head table with their wives were the lieutenant governor and his wife and the club officers. They are Joe Patterson, president; Clarence Keever, nresident-elect; Lawton B. button, treasurer; D. Dobbins, secretary; and N. M. Harrison Jr.. past president. The head table was covered with an embroidered white organdy cloth over rose red. In the center was a mass arrangement of white gladioli and glitter tipped rose red mums and fern. Matching candles in branched silver candelabra were on either side. Other tables were covered with white cloths and accented with rose red napkins, nosegays of silver tipped mums and fern centered the tables. In charge of arrangements for the social were Marion Boling, Clarence Keever and C. M. Smith Jr. Grady Miller led the group in singing "Auld Lang Syne" at the close of the party. Attention Brides For Sunday publication, Ipictures -of brides and prides-elect must be in the ioffice of the woman's department of The Enterprise jjby noon on Monday. A iblack and white glossy Iprint, at least 5 by 7 inches, jis preferred. 1 Blanks for wedding and {engagement informa- jtion are available in the I woman's department of j The Enterprise. Blanks will I be sent only if a stamped, Iself-addressed return enve- jjlope is included. A full calendar month is (required between the date I of the engagement an- jnoimcement and the date of ] the wedding if both pictures (are to be used. No picture I can be used with a wedding f story after two weeks. The Enterprise no longer [publishes pictures of bridal [showers. Party stories are; fused if they are in the of[fie* before the three-day: I deadline. Under no circumstances! [wilt a party story be usedj [after four days. Bite! Long-holding FASTEETH' Powetet It takes the worry ____ out of wearing denture*. LEADERS OF CLUB Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Keever and Mr. and Mrs. Joe B. Patterson pause during .a break in activities at Kiwanis Ladies Night held Friday at Sedgefield Manor. Mr. Keever, president-elect of the Kiwanis Club, was master of ceremonies. Mr. Patterson, president, welcomed guests. (Staff Photo by Mark Austin) BramlefrSwain Couple Repeats Wedding Vows LEXINGTON — Miss Patricia Arlene Swain, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul R. Swain of 4 Easter Circle, was united in marriage on Sunday with Richard Wayne Bramlett, son of Mr. .and Mrs. Frank R. Bramlett of 3015 Lomond St., Winston-Salem. The couple reepeated their vows before the Rev. Thomas Madren. A background of wedding music was provided by Mrs. Lincoln Link, organist, and Miss Donna Beck, guitarist. Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a gown of ivory brocade, fashioned with a fitted bodice and scooped neckline accented with clusters of seed pearls. Her chapel-length train extended from a bow at the back. She added a full-length mantilla of re-embroidered ivory chantilly lace with pearl appli- ques, held by a Camelot cap, and she carried a cascade bouquet of gardenias, stephanotis and red roses. She also wore a strand of pearls, a gift from her bridegroom. Matron of honor was the bride's sister, Mrs. Steve Davis. Bridesmaids included Mrs. David VonCannon, Mrs. Paul Berthrong of King and Miss Alta Surratt. Flower girls were Amy and Sally Fulton of High Point, cousins of the bride. They wore gowns designed with green velvet bodices featuring scooped necklines and short sleeves. The skirts of multi- colored taffeta extended to floor-length. They added matching green bow headpieces with velvet streamers. The honor attendant carried two red mums tied with white velvet .streamers. Single red mums tied with white velvet ribbon were carried by the bridesmaids. The flower girls had white lace baskets filled with carnation petals. The bridegroom selected his brother-in-law, Gray Johnson of Winston-Salem, to serve as best man. Ushers were David Lewis of Durham, another brother-in- law of the bridegroom, Paul Nance of Burlington, the bridegroom's nephew, and Steve Davis, brother-in-law of the bride. The new Mrs. Bramlett graduated in 1970 from North Davidson High School and is employed by McLean Trucking Co. in Winston-Salem. The bridegroom graduated in 1969 from Parkland High School in Winston-Salem and served two years with the U. S. Navy. He is a recent graduate of Forsyth Technical and is employed with Trans- American Steel Corp. in Winston-Salem. Immediately following the ceremony a reception was given in the church fellowship hall by the bride's parents and Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Fulton of High Point. The newlyweds will reside in Midway Apartfents, Winston- Salem. Her Eyesight Is Powerful BERLIN — Veronica Seider, 19-year-old West German university student from Stuttgart has eyesight 20 times more powerful than normal human beings. It's so SWEATER SWITCH 0 f f-the-shoulder sweaters that were popular during the summer can be teamed with long skirts or flowing pants for evening wear. powerful she can write the equivalent of a 10-page letter on the back of a postage stamp — and read it back. Recently she held a "demonstration" before a group of Stuttgart university professors. She cut out a piece of paper the exact size of her thumb nail. Then she wrote on it — neatly set out — 20 verses of a poem. And no magnifying glass. Her only worry — she's so long sighted she daren't look out of her window, has to keep it carefully curtained from the outside world. "Every time I looked out I saw scenes in houses I can only describe as embarrassing," she says. WITH COPY OF THIS ADVERTISEMENT WITH COPY OF THIS ADVERTISEMENT 1/2 OFF IT /. . 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I am one of the despised "outcasts" and I need help desperately. I've been to five psychiatrists, checked myself into two mental hospitals, and still I a m unable to adjust. I value my Catholic faith highly, but is it any wonder that so many homosexuals reject the Church when the Church rejected them first? It is bad enough there is no ministry to homosexuals, but there are even those like some in England, believe it or not, who want to brand homosexuals on the forehead. Lord have mercy. I cannot sign this letter for obvious reasons, but I hope you have the courage to print it. - FROM ST. LOUIS Dear Friend: It required no particular courage to print your letter. This space has, for many years, reflected many points of view. Please .read on: says, "If a man also lie with mankind, as he lieth with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination; they shall surely be put to death; their blood shall be upon them." Gay Blade describes himself as a 24-year-old homosexual who is.happy and doesn't need any help. He does not consider homosexuality an illness and claims he's healthier than many of his heterosexual friends. If Gay Blade takes the time to verify the above Bible verse he might not feel so "healthy." - J. Dear J.: The appropriate person to respond to your letter is a theole«|ian. I enlisted the help of a Mary knoll Father, from Hingman, Massachusetts, an authority in translating biblical interpretation into modern-day language. He responded: DEAR ANN: In your answer to "Gay Blade" you said, and I quote: "People are becoming more understanding and I say it's about time society stopped viewing all homosexuals as loathsome freaks." ARE people becoming more understanding, or are they being brainwashed by a flood of articles and TV discussions that countenances homosexuals and lesbianism? In the Old Testament, Leviticus Chapter 20, Verse 13, it Toastmistress Party Planned The High Point Toastmistress Club will have a Christmas party on Thursday at the Brintwood Restaurant. The event will begin at 7 p.m. DEAR ANN: For Jews and Christians alike, passages like Leviticus 20, 13, declare that a deep and faithful heterosexual relationship is God's will for human fulfillment. Anything less than this is inadequate. Biblical texts are always written out of a particular situation. Leviticus is part of a Law Code. It no more speaks to society's total responsibility to the individual than an isolated paragraph of the U. S. Criminal Code. The demand for the death penalty for an act of sodomy may have been part of a campaign to wipe out the pagan practice of male and female prostitution that periodically threatened to invade Judah's own worship. I hope you can translate this explanation into something digestible for your readers, Ann. 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