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POUR BLYTREVILLX (ABK.)' COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, JULY 8, 1949 LmtJia Saliba, Society Editor W Pfaont 4461 iMiss Parks Entertains (Honoring Miss Shanks ! Another In a series of pre-nuptial parties planned for Miss Jo /Anne Stiuiks, who will become Ihe bride of John Whitney Morgan Jr., ^Sunday, July 10 at the First Meth- [odist Church, was given last night 'by Miss Mary Ann Parks. I • The atfalr, which was a mLscel- 'laneous shower and bridge patry, (was held At the home of Miss Parks' •parents, Mr. and Mrs. Max Parts it' 1333 CHIckasawba. •' Special guests included, Mrs. J. ' W. Morgan Sr. and Mrs. William • Morgan ol Port Slimier, S.C.. inoth- ^er and. sister-in-law of the bridc- f groom-elect mid Mrs. Joseph H Shanks, mother ol Ihe honoree. ' The home wns decorated with an .' assortment of summer flowers In pastel shades. Adding to the decorations of the home were the Kills i'. wrapped and lied In assorted <:ol- • ored paper and ribbons and arranged on the dining table. ' During the bridse games, Miss Marihl Decn received high score r and Mi-w Nancy Partlow, second 'hieh. i Miss Shanks chose for this affair, an iridescent cliambrny frock with white accessories. She pinned a corsage o! white gardenias, pic- . sented to her by the hostel, at 'her shoulder. '• Miss Parks was as.si.stfd bv her • mother and Mrs. Curtis Bennett. i Informal Dance Given For Dell Supper Club J The Legion Hut was the selling :-last night for an informal dance ' for the Dell Slipper Club and ', guests with Mr. and Mrs. Buford ' Jarratl and Mr. and Mrs. George • Hodges as hosts and hostesses. • Approximately ft O guests attended the aflair. The tables were arranged in an "E" shape and cov: tred v.Uh white ctoths, Orystnl ' bowls filled with red roses were , placed at Intervals the length of : the tables and were flanked by >' white tapers burning in crystal ^ holders. \ Guests who attended included. i Mr. and Mrs. William Wyntt, Mr. : and Mrs. Forrest Jarratt. Mr. and i Mrs. Prentlss Holder, Mr. and Mrs. i James Nebhut. Mr. and Mrs. Lynn .' Brown, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Brad^ ley, Mr. and Mrs. Raymon Mor-. ton, Mr. • and Mrs. John Brand. '. Mr. and Mrs. Barnes Crook. Her; man Koehler, Mr. and Mrs. James . Jordon, Mr. and Mrs. Fred BMr- -"_ gerson. Mr. and Mrs. John Al'• dridee of Los Angeles, Calif., and ; Mr. and Mrs. James Gardner. Phi Mu Sorority Holds business' Social Meeting A business and social meeting was eld last night by members of the u Phi Mu Sorority Hi the home of Ilss Dorothy Jean Hlsglnson, 1303 Vest Chickasawba. Preceding the meeting, Ihe group net In the court House with MM. :. G. Redman and assisted her In ,'oj-k (or the Tuberculosis Assocla- lon. During tiie business session at he home ot Miss Higlinson, reports vcre heard by the various officers nd committees. Miss Joyce Damon, iresident, presided. Other than the nine members, Ivore were two guests. Miss Louise Lowerre, field staff representative Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and VUss Mary Ellen Stafford, KN'OAOKD— The engagement of Miss Vivian Osbornc of Manila, riiUtRhtor oi Mr. and NUs. Bryan Osborne. to H. D. Alston Jr., son of Mr. aiul Mrs. H. D Alston of Manila, is announced today by her parents • Miss Vivian Osbovne I To Wed H. D ; Alston Jr. ' Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Osbornc of j Manila today announce the en- j ga^emrnt of their daughter. Miss j Vivian Osborne, to H- D. Alston Jr., ~ son of Mr. and Mrs. H. D. Alston of * Manila. Miss Osborne is a graduate of Manila High School and attended the University of South Carolina and University of Tennessee. She will graduate In September from Bapti.st Memorial Hospital School 1 of Nursing in Memphis. Mr. Alston graduated from Ma; nila High School and University of 1 Arkansas at PayettcvHlc where he was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. He plans to enter med. ical school this Fall. Plans for the late Seprember wedding will be announced at, later date. Bunco Club, Guesls Meet Al Norval Humplircy Home Mrs. W. l Jt Walker and Mr5. W. A, Angel were Riie.sls yeMrrriay together with members of the Ava- Inn Butico Cl'jb when they were entertained at the home of Mrs. Norval Humphrey. Summer bouquets of svv^tpcas. roses and shasta dairies were attractively arranged in the home. During the afternoon bunco games, high score went to Mrs. Norman Speck with MLS. \Valhrr receiving Imv score and Mrs. Au- gcK bunco. Follou'inp thp panics, the hosiers served ice cream, cake and iced drink.s. Mrs. lluey Enlcrlains Club Members, Guests The Blytheville Rook Club was enterlainori at the home of Mrs. .] O, Huey yesterday with two guests, Mrs. Pete Wren and Mrs.,Bert Mayo High score was won by Mrs. R. A Copeland during the afternoon games with Mrs. O, O. Elkius winning second high and Mrs. Russel Wej'U rooko. Arranged throughout the home were vases filled with swcctpeas nnd mixed flowers. During the afternoon (he hostess served refreshments of ice cream and cake. 1 Mrs. Pricharcl Hostess To Rook Club and Guest Mi*. Richard Prlrharcl was hcw- CAI yesterday afternoon when si ntertaincd the Thursday Rook ;iub and one gue.st. Mrs. Elmei Norman, a, her home, 113 Wes' Vine. In ibe rook games. Mrs. Leon Sclierer won high .score with sec end high being won by Mrs. George Saliba Jr. anrt roolco by Mrs. T. W Gotatn. The home »-as decoutcti will China vases tilled with various col ored gladioli. The hostes-i served refreshments after the garne.s. Mrs. Berry man Hostess To Bridge Club, Guest Mrs. William Bern-man was hast ess yesterday when she entertainer the Double Four Bridge Club ant one guest at her home at 11- East Cherry. Mrs. M. F. Day wa. the guest. Mixed garden flowers in • Varknl shades decorated the rooms -wher card gatncs were played. Mrs. Ed Cook received high scor with Mrs. Merrill Jontz receivini second high in the bridge games. Refreshments were served by th hoste.ss later in the afternoon. At ["he HosDilais Klvllirvillc Hospital Dismissed: B. T. Worthy, city. Buell Scott, Dell. Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. H. M. Garner, city. Shields Edwjud.s. city. Mrs. Gene Wingliclri and baby Stcele, Mo. Albert Lee, Rt. 3, city. Mrs. Medlin h Hostess To Mtthoditt W.S.C.S. The Women's Society of Cliris- lan Service of the Oosnell Metho- list Church met yesterday after- ioon i\t the home of Mrs. Harold Mcdlln wilh five members attending The meeting opened with the slllg- ng of a hymn followed by prayer jy Mrs. Lee Anderson. The devo- ional, "The Fruit of the Spirit,' was given by Mrs. Medlin, »fter hich Mrs. Anderson read the scrip- ure. Following a short business iession. th e woup repeated the Lord's Prayer and the W.S.C.S scnediction. Refreshments were served by lh« hostess during the social hour. Bits of News Mrl J. H. Elldn* hi* had aa her guest, (or the p««t two wetlti, tier nephew, Charlea Intram, who j. a ntudtnt In tht College of Dentistry at University o( Te»rw»- see, Kno^vitle. During his vacation, Mr. Ingram and Mil. Elkjni visited hU father, Earl Ingram in Milan, Tenn. and Mn. Elltin*' Brother, Horace Ixn'ln and hit daughter, Miss Mai Dalr Lovin, In Na.shvll!e. Mr. Ingram was motored lo Memphis yesterday by Mrs. Elkln.s, enrout* back to the University. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Oraham nd son, Roger of Steele, Mo., are spending a few days here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Berryman and his sister, Mrs. U. W. Mulllns, Mr. Mulllna and lamlly. Those from Blytheville who attended the funeral yesterday in Plggott for W. C. Hungerford who died at his home there Monday vere Mrs. J. E. Johnson, a sister of Mr. Hungerford, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Johnson. Mrs. Thomas Neely Johnson, Mr. and Mrs. Billy John.son, Mi-, and Mrs. Gerald Johnson and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Scruggs. HAYTI NEWS By Nan Sulton Fenoaali Mr. ind Mrs. Hunter Shetton had « their Rmrth of July guest Mr. Shelton's son, Tommle ehdten of Oharlulon, Mo. Mr. and Mrs Bob Henry and daughter, Carolyn Sue of Little Roclc. Arlt., visited Mrs. grandmother, Mrs. J. E. Henry'* Woods, about the face. Rev, McKlnney has nroken ribs and pelvis bone, They are being treated at Ihe Kohn Hospital In Marshall, Texae. The Rev. Mr. McKlnney Li Ihe pastor of the Pentecostal Holiness Church In Hayti. over the week-end and holiday. Mr. «nd Mrs. Carlyle Dockery «nd son, Sammy, ot NuhviUe, Term,, spent the Fourth with Mr. Dockery'.s parents, Mr. and Mrs. O. 0. Dockfry In Haytl. Mrs. W. r. Pearce and children of 'olumhia, Georgia ai'e vteittnz Mrs. 'earce's parent.!, Mr. and Mrs. Prank Foster. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Poster spent Sunday with their daughter and 'amlly, Mr. and Mrs. H. f. Berry n Jonesboro. Ark. Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Wilkerson and fajnllv left Wednesday. July t (or Michigan. Mr. and Mrs, Herman Masse? had as their quests last week-end her mother and father, Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Oulnn of Newport, Arkansas. Condition Jr., who Is of Mrs. Max Usrey, now at the home r>f Read Courier News Want Ads If You Want Good Shoes, Here Is Your Chance to Buy "Those Good Shoes" at Tremendous Saving! SPECIAL for SATURDAY! VITALITY-TWEEDIE Linen, Doeskin, Kid Sizes 4 & 4J/z Summer Samples Whitti and Pastels $ 5 Other Styles Displayed on Racks &- SONS SHOES Man with No Handt Given 30-Day Term For Writing Bad Check BUUBANK. Calif., July 8. Wi— Carl C. Moody. 35. uho has no hands, was sentenced yesterday to 30 days In jail on a charge nf Driving a bad check. Detective C. O. Taylor testified Moody demonstrated to arresting officers how he writes by holding a pen In his teeth. Moody, whose arms are amputated at the elbows, said he passed the check to support his wife and daughter. Taylor said Moody had made restitution for the check. Mrs. M. O. Usrcy, 1037 West Main, after having been dismissed from Walls Hospital where she underwent >ii operation Is Improved. Mrs. Odell Sanders returned to her home in Walls, Miss., today after being with her sister-in-law, Miss Usrey Jr. and her mother. Mrs. M. O. Usrey. Mrs. Harvey T. Ktdd and daughters. Carolyn and Jo Ann left the first part of the week for Kansaa City, Mo., to visit with friends and relatives for several days. They were motored there by her brother, E. J. Edwards, who had been their guest for a few days. From Kansas City. Mrs. KUld smd daughters, will accompany Mr. and Mrs. Fra- "s Edwards to Colorado Springs, Colo., where they will spend several weeks. Mr. Edwards Is another brother of Mrs. Kidd's Miss Betty Black is visiting with friends and relatives In Oklahom: Michigan Man Reports Attack Near Braggadocio CARUTHER5VILLE, Mo.. July *. -Herschel Long, of Ypsilantl. Mich., reported to Pemlscot County sheriff's office that he was threatened Wednesday night r\e«r Braggadocio. Mo., by a man he Identified as Alton Allen, of Alabama, Long stated that Allen approached his car after it had stalled on a road several miles north of Braggadocio and forced him to leave the car at the point of a knife. The sheriff's office stated that Allen is believed to be wanted by the Alabama State Highway Patrol. Guild Meeting Cancelled The Weslcynn Service Guild meeting to be held at the home of Mrs. Ethel DorrLs Wednesday night was cancelled because of accident to Mrs. Dorris' sister, Mrs. Thomas McKlnney and husband, the R«v. Thomas McKinney, fll.so of Haytl. The Rev. Mr. and Mrs. McFCin. ney were driving through Texas when they ran Into a heavy rainstorm Rev. McKimicy lost contra' of car when blinded by rain anc tire car turned over. Mrs. McKinney has a broken collar bone, bruises and lacerations School Board Meed At a special meeting of Ihe Hayti Board of Education on last Friday .light, Mtss Iris Jean Conrad was employed to teach in the Haytl Elementary School for the coming year. MLv; Conrad is a native of Lutesville, Missouri, and Is now a student in the College at Cape Girardeau, Mo. Supt. C. M. Bell stated that after this position was filled there was only one vacancy left in the faculty of the Haytl Schools and that It the Vocational Home Economic instructor's position In the High School, Jaycees Meet The Junior Chamber of Commerce held its first meeting since the installation of its ne\v officers Wednesday night, at the Snack Shop. The meeting was a buslnes. meeting follownd by informal din ner. Herschel Kaiser, the new president, gave an outline on plans for the future. There was 22 members present. B. and P. W. Club Meets The Business and Professions Womatii Club met Thursday night at the Public Library. Dr. H. S Beecher was speaker at this meeting. Dr. Beecher is the PemLsco: County health doctor. * WE, THE WOMEN * B) Hum Mlllett StA Stitt Wrilet Here's What Vacation Mate Should Be Like-But Isn't City. Bristow »nd Tuls». OW». She I trip to make a woman wish her will return the first part of next husband were different, .nd prob- weck. Condition of Mrs. H. E. Ferg.J- son. who was dismissed from Walls Haspltal yesterday where she h»s been » p&tlent for nearly two weeks and also underwent »n operation. Is Improved. She Is now at her home at 710 Lake. Mr. and Mrs. Hadley Hays have as their nuests. Mrs. Hays' sister. Mrs. John Aldrldge and Mr. W- dridge of Los Angeles, Calif. Miss Mary Ann Parlu visited In IJttle Rock for several days as enest of ~dgar Oslin and Mrs. E. D. Oslin. : . Miss Mary Virginia Slnvi ol Aberdeen. Miss., and Mrs. Edward Emrich of olive Branch, Miss., returned to their homes yesterday alter having spent a few days here with fricr-'s jind relatives. Miss Sims was the suest of Mrs. Z. B. Saliba and family and Mrs. Emrtch visited with Mrs. G. G. Saliba Sr. and family. Livestock . NATIONAL STOCKYARDS. III.. July g. IAPI —(USDA1—Hogs 8500; general market steady lo 25 higher; mostiy a full 25 higher on light hogs; top 21.75 freely; bulk good and choice 180-230 Ibs 21.50-75; 240250 Ibs 21.00-50; heavy hogs very spotted; lew 270-125 Ibs 18.25-2050; lisht.s 150-170 Ibs mostly 20.75-21.- 25; 100-130 Ibs 18.25-19.75; few light .sows 17.00-25; bulk «0 Ibs down 15.5€-75: heavier sows 11.50-15.00. Cattle 650; calvp.1 800; bulls and vealev.s fully steady; odd lots medium to low good heifers 21.50-24.50; common down to 17.50; few common beef cows 1500-50: can- nns and cutters 11.00-14.15. Heart Cftlrli-r Sews Want Ada There's nothing like a vacation r pi ably vice versa. But here's the perfect vacation companion from a woman's point of view. He'd be content to do the driving In. easy stages, instead of setting certain number of miles to be covered each day, even though It means setting the alarm for 5 o'clock each morning. He'd read his own road maps Instead of piling them all in Mama's lap and expecting her to keep him Informed and blaming her for any wrong turn. He'd get hungry at the same time she does—or at least be gracious about stopping to eat when she begins to notice "nice.clean-look- Ing" restaurants. He'd prefer a lodge with meals screed, to roughing it in a more picturesque spot where Mama has to go right on cooking three meals a day. Would Be Chterful About Stopping He wouldnt act like a martyr when Mama wants to stop long enough in a city they're passing through to call up an old school mate, or give a telephoned message to the friend of a friend. He'd let the family take their time sight-seeing. He wouldn't drive so fast that his favorite back-seat driver is exhausted by nightfall from putting on non-exisUnt brakes all day. FOR ATHLETES FOOT USE T-4-L BECAUSE H h*i 3r»aUr PENETRATING POWER W^ih und.iuted Alcohol b.\ie. it earr lf » th Jef.v* medication DEEPLY, t» kill >tn btdrjuf g«rm> ON CONTACT. IN ONE HOUR You MUST b* grated or y Dur -iQr bxeV J' ,iny druij itprc. Apply FUtL STRENP T1' For .athletes foot. F. O. <fwt Odor), ,Urt> or twijtty ft-it. T»tf*y il K1KBV DRUG STOKES Guests For Dinner Make it an event to be remembered by serving salads, sea foods, fruits and cocktails with plenty of genuine sparkling crushed ice. And be sure there's lots ol crystal-clear ice on hand for that Iced tea or delicious iced coffee— whichever your guests prefer. Ark-Mo Ice Co. HEAT HAT-A spectator wears i paper hat as he wails for the c*tes to open at Wimbledon, Enclaud, tennis malchea. He'd eat in the places with "at osphere" so Mania will have some ling to tell the girls when sh ;t& back home, Instead of choosing £tattrants by one criterion only— nether there's a convenient park- ig place. He wouldn't lase his temper every me he packs and unpacks the nnk of the car. But if your husband doesn't meet .1 those requirements don't let it other you too much. No other woman's husband does, ther. BENEFIT BY THIS GOOD NEWS COMBINATION YOUR HOME TOWN PAPER .ivti r<H> compl«t«, laaoildobi* local nt»«. You ne** 1 t* know (II thai (i joinj on xrlcr* >«i livt. But yo» liv< alto in • WORLO «k«n Mi «<«•*» •'« '• the utakinf, — avariN whick con mean 10 muck t* you, to your job, your homa, yowr fatura. for constructive reports a»d inUrprc- rariaaft of •otionol «»4 interna- rianal »«w«, riicro n M wkltitute for THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR. Enioy rh< kontiitl ol k«in» bc.t informc* — tocolly, nolionally, internationally — witk your local poptr and Tko Chricttan Scionco Monitor. LISTEN Tueiaoy night< over ABC stations to "T.kc Christian Scienca Monitor Views tit* Nawt." And vna thi< coupoo today for a special in- ^ ^ „ a troductorr subscription. .J) 1 rond» Chriirlon $<i One, N»r*ay Sr., « M»nll.r Boitaii \ 5,M«n., U.S.A. nd m« «i» tnrroduct»ry ripM«n t« Tn* CnriiHan S«l« ll.r — Z» l«u«. I tiulw* (1. (city) fifi A WITH QUININE \J\J \.T BRINGS FAST RELIEF FROM CHILLS & FEVER Don't fool around trying v •mown m«f]cine§. You can n< rat re.iable, time-teeted 666 wiJh QUININK. There i* no faster acting or better home remedy Tar malarial chilla mid fever on the m*rVeL Get fifiS with quinine today... *ad get quick relief. DOE TO MALARIA Reserve District No. II State No. 81-105 Report of Condition of The Farmers Bank & Trust Company of Blytheville, Arkansas, at the close of business June 30, 1949. a State banking institution organized and operating under the banking laws of this State and a member of the Federal Reserve System. Published in accordance with a call made by the State Banking Authorities and by the Federal Reserve Bank of this District. ASSETS Cash, balances with other banks, including reserve balance, and cash items in process of collection S1,MH,675.27 United States Government obligations, direct and guaranteed 928.5r.1.00 Obligations of States and political subdivisions 43.000.00 Other bonds, notes, and debentures 15,000.00 Corporate stocks cincludlng SLS.OOO.OO stock of Federal Reserve bank) 15.000.00 Loans and discounts (including S4.520.80 overdrafts)... 8.348,458.54 Bank premises owned 562,500.00. furniture and fixtures JI.OO 62,501.00 Assets of Insurance Department 38,833.15 Other assets 1.00 TOTAL ASSETS $8,964.083.96 LIABILITIES Demand deposits of individuals, partnerships, and corporations 6,456.374.38 Time deposits of individuals, partnerships, and corporations 1,100.671.29 Deposits of United States Government (including postal savings) 14.057.75 Deposits of States and political subdivisions 431.839.84 Deposits of banks 178.81631 Other deposits (certified and officers' checks, etc.) 96.780.10 TOTAL DEPOSITS 58,278,540.27 Liabilities of Insurance Department 38.838.15 TOTAL LIABILITIES (not including subordinated obligations shown below) 8,317,378.42 CAPITAL ACCOUNTS Capital- 200.000.00 Surplus 300.000.00 Undivided profits 147.605.54 TOTAL CAPITAL ACCOUNTS 647.605 54 TOTAL LIABILITIES AND CAPITAL ACCOUNTS 58,964,983.96 •This bank's capital consists of: Common stock with total par value of $150,000.00. MEMORANDA Assets pledged nr assigned to secure liabilities and for other purposes 125.000.00 I. R. L. Banister. Cashier of the above-named bank, hereby certify that the above statement is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. R. L. Banister. Cashier. Correct—Attest: B. A. Lynch J. L. Cherry F. E. Warren, Directors. State of Arkartsu, County of Mtwlsaippl. ss: Sworn to anrt subscribed before me this 1th day of July, 1949. (Seal) E. R. Bryan, Notary Public. My commission expires March 25, 1951. Normally Kansas produces on* ourth of all wheat In the United Utec. The letter "e" is used more thsja, ny other in the English Unguagt. FAMILY SIZE OMUT 25* 3 d«>*. S*J. k* Uut MJ rMKia*. Up t* i BtOlKh. » U pf>l> Ilk. Cream NIX DEODORANT, Continuous Shows Box Office Open.= 1:45 Show Star-is 2:00 :OV a.m. |-;:45 p.m. 4:30 p.n LISTEN TO KLCN Last Time Today The Strattoiv i Story Kith June Allysnn ; and James Stewart Also Short Subjects Conlinunus Showm£ Everyday Saturday •WRTH* HYER . 6ARV GRAY Serial "Batm;m and Robin? N*. 4 and Short r - . Continuous Showing Sal. 1^:3U-11: Sunday and Monday Flamingo Road wi Ih J oa n Cra wford and Zachary Scolt Paramount New? * Selected Short Con I Showing Sunday 1:15-11| Box OfHce Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 Opens Suntlaj 1:00; Starts 1:15 Continuous Shows Sat & Sun. Bargain XiRht Ever\ N'iRht (, Except Saturday ; No passes In mure (I on Sunday • Rovy riie.it re : l-Jirft Time Today The Paleface villi Bob Hope and Jann ICusscll Seleelctl Shurt SuhKct Serial "Ghost of Znrrn" No. i Ji jiut Short Continuous >=hii 13:30 Sunday and Monday (DOUBLE I'tATUKE) Fury at j Furnace Creek with Victor Mature i Also Sh.rt. | Cant Shnwrni Sunday 1:S» to 11H

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