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f AGE TWO Items of Personal Interest SOOIETY-CLUBS Activities and News of Women Society Calendar . . Monday The . woman's missionary society ol the First Methodist church will have these hostesses at the monthly program and social meeting at Iho church. Mesdames Roland Green, W. Leon Smith, Crawford Greene, Everett B. Gee, Walker H. Baker, C. M. Graves and L. M. Bunieuc. Monday . Circles of the Woman's auxiliary of'the First. Presbyterian cln.rcli will meet al -these homes Monriay aflcrnoon: 1, Mrs. Huth Miihnn; 2. Mrs. H. C. Holder; 3, Mrs. l.csll: Hooper; .4 1| Mrs. Guy Walton. '•' Tuesdiy The Sunday school Workers council will meet at the church at 7pm. JATURDAYJSEjTOl^R 6, ^930 / Harold Lloyd Adopts Playmate for Daughter Because She Was Lonely at Star's Estate Ltgion Auxiliary Committee Chairmen Announced at Adeline. The appointment of commute:chairmen and reporls of the nUUc convention at Port Smith this week occupied the members of the Arccr- . lean Legion Auxiliary of tlie Dud Cason-post who met at the home of Mrs. R. P. Paddlson Friday afternoon when Mrs. Nelll Reed, president, was also hostess. Early autumn mowers made the home more attractive. • These chairmen are to serve for pornianentf committees,"this year: Rehabilitation, Mrs. W, J. Pollard; Child Welfare, Mrs. Etnesl Roe; Americanism, Mrs. G. R, Mobley; Fidac, Mrs. Floyd White; Membership,-Mrs. Edgar'Borum; National Defense, Mrs. Marcus Evrard; Ed- ucaiioh and Training of Work; War Orphans, Mrs. C. E. Crlgger; Community Service and Unit Activities, Mrs. Edgar Borum; Music, Mrs. George M. Lcc; Poppy Sale. Mrs.. Bernard Oooch; Publicity, Mrs.-Howard Proctor; Telephone, Mrs. R. P. Paddlson; Car, Mrs. n. N. Ware Jr. Special committees to plan for the County fair boolii and lo lu- vesilgale aid for Ihe schools financially were also appointed Mrs. Howard Proclor and Mrs. Edgar Borum. delegates to Hie con- vcntibn, received thanks for llirlr excellent reports made of the slate meeting. Cookies and punch made rcfrcsh- menls for the social hour. Bits of News Mostly Personal H»t Dance. Bert Lynch jr., who is leaving Monday for the University of Missouri where he will begin his college .career, bade his friends "good- bye"\witli an Informal dance last evening at the home ol his parents, Jlr. and Mrs. B. A. Lynch. There we're 50 guests present who enjoyed dancing several hours wltli fruit' ices served -.' throughout, the evening. Several out of town guests were included in thoss present. Club Has Buffet Sapper. Miss Neal Luckett enlcrlnlnc'J members of the Night Bridge club ^eir'smsi' .,,„ .„,,, :!" h . J " ^. rG L £ ^ r .. n ? , C ! e ""! : . rto w,,s here several I-IRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Marti! M, CslUway, Pastor Sabbath school will open at 9:45 i under the supcrlnlendency of l?iy Worthliijjlon, The men's Bible da« the woman's Bible class and the Beta Chi class will be taught b" Kcv. S. L. Joekel, a. a. Dr. Joekel will also address the Sabbath school In Its assembly at the close ol the st-sslcn. The eleven o'clock worship will be a continuation of. the evangelistic services that have been in prog- icss tiiroughout this week. Dr. Joe- M will preach on what he terms •The Greatest. Text In the Bible" At the evening service, at 7:4-i j Dr. Jockel's subject will be "What j Mi.st I Do to Be Saved." The HCT. C. Oricr Davis is leading the <ing- ir.y. Miss Leone Callicott Is at the piano and Mr. Dwls has a larye choir to assist him. The public Is invited to these services. Extra seats will be placed In the church assuring everyone of a^ comfortable scat. FIIIST CHRISTIAN CHUKCIl I'., K. Latlmcr, Minister Chinch school, 9:45 a. m. Communion and sermon, 11 a. in. Subject: "God's Expressions." The regular evening service will lie resumed at 7:30 p. m. after the i-oopcrattcn vesper services of the irast two montlis. The minister will preach at both Lours. Here are litllc Gloria lloyd (left), and her adopted p'.iyirale, Marjoric Elizabeth I.loyd.' By DAN THOMAS Xfc'A Service Writer HOLLYWOOD, Cal. — Gloria Lloyd, slx-ywir-old daughter of Harold Lloyd nnd his wife, Mildred Davis, has n new sister. And the new sister, litllc Mnrjorie Elizabeth Lloyd, also Is n playmate—as she now is five years of age. No, the Lloyds haven't been Holding out- en you, folks It's Just :hat Marjoric Elizateth, who Is better known ns Peggy, Is an adopted daughter. Ever since the Lloyds moved In- .0 'their new mansion iu Beverly Hills, Gloria has been pleading for a playmate. When they lived in Hollywood then; were several children of Gloria's nge In (lie neighborhood and she had no trouble amusing herself. But the new es- .ate Is so large and the neighbors so far nway that Gloria was lonc- Thls Is the way it nil happened. | largest scale yet attempted Since r<: I.I/\iM m in in11 A n~ *_.. .i. . . , ,. . . * • VJ *"«c Mrs. Lloyd snw link; Peggy for the first time- last year and liked her so much she nskcd pennlssoln to tuke her home for a day. And when Harold saw the child he becntH.j equally fond of her. Immediately they wanted tS adopt he but Mrs. Louise Sullivan, who then hod the child, refused to pail with her. BncX In Ifjli Mrs. Sullivan 1 .'; 18- year-old son died with the words "mother's a good mother" on his lips. "That's n statement I must live up to," vowed Mis. Sullivan. "I herewith pledge God that 1 will tuke Into my home and mcllier every homeless child who cresses my path." Mis Sullivan gave up her social activities, dispensed with her servants nnd devoted her entire time to motherhood on perhaps the Clarence Wilson ami Itoy Nelson returned inst night from n brief trip to Little Rock. Mrs, B. S. Simmons nntl son, Billy L:iwshc, of Dell,' siicnl Thursday .n Memphis, accompanying home in addition to the usual weekly card game. An appetizing meal wns served at her country home and after the game watermelon refreshed the two tables of members. Mrs. P. C. Rotlirock won hlgn score prize. Has Bridge Parly. ' Jfrs. Matt Monaglmn jr., was hosiess to the first of two bridge parties being given by her within a week when she entertained six lables of guesls at her home on Kentucky avenue Friday afternoon. Mrs, John Allison, of Chicago, was an out of town guest. Mtfs Juanila Williams returned Friday to her home In Cardwrli, Mo., after several days visil with her father, Marion Wiliinms, nnd family. Bill Do!an, ol Jonosbovo, Is visiting In (lie city. Miss Dorothy Gideon, of Marie, Bethany Fnught has gone to Jojicsbaro where lie is enrolling us a student at the Arkansas A and M. college. John Cnudill lefl last niRht tor Columbia, Mo., where he is enter ring Late summer flowers added on- ! he "»<"rslty ° r Missouri. Bert ' other color to the two rooms ar- i L >; nc1 ?' vvll ° win also 8° to this ranged for the tables ro-.c! there I f_ c . 11001 - "'V, 1 So Monday and Miss was a touch of green ill Ihe plate , Uclan Dlllalumly went up several lunch of pear salad, cakes, almonds l na! ' s n G°- All arc members of this years graduating class of the city high school. The Rev. E. K. Lntimer, who has , been vncatlonlng wilh his family I at Augusts, On., and through the' Carolinas before couduclini; a revival at BcthlelH'm, Miss., this and iced tea. Mrs. Clarence Vollmer was high with a colored salad plate and Vjwl as the award and yellow beads went to Mrs. T.' G. Seal for second honors. A dressing table ornament wa-> the, low score Trieschrnan.' given Mra. Joe that time she has cared for 1GB children. But in doing so she spent her entire fortune. So, a few weeks ago, she visited the Lloyd mansion. "If you still want to adopt Peggy, you may," she told Mrs. Lloyd, "1 no longer hnve enough money lo keep her. and I know she will have n good, home with you." SD Peggy went lo live with the Lloyds anil a few days Inter they started proceedings fo r her legal adoption. 'Ihe most unusual part of it nil is that the tivo children look enough nlikc to be real sisters, 'liieir hair and eyes arc the same c:lor, their complexions malch and they have many simitar expressions and mannerisms. • . And Gloria, as she plays around the big estate, Is no longer lone- Ion attending Hie American Legion convention while Mrs. Crafton nnd son were at Little Rock Hcber Springs and Conwny for several weeks. Dr. E. C. Thompson, late of St. Louis, lias arrived here lo make | his liomc nnrl Is establishing a clinic for chrcnln diseases at tlie Cnrnes hospital. Mrs. Kclsey. mother of Mrs. P. P. Carter, is critically ill at the home ol her daughter. Mrs. Clflroncc Vollmcr nnd Mrs. Bill Wmiclcrltch molorcd lo Mem- ! f == phis this afternoon where they me! Mr. WUnderlich who has been in Kansas City for two weeks. family of Poplar Corner were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Willie Gar- rctt and family Saturday and Sunday, Roy o Hev. nnd Mrs .W. J. Lc- have returned from Cooler, , Mo., where IHo-y spent, ten days In an evangelistic meeting. Driver Grove Cluirles Springer jr.. spcnl Saturday night and Sunday with Elmer Southard. Mr. nnd Mrs. Dan Morgan were the guests of Mr. anil Mrs. Basell Sweat Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. James Taylor and Mi's. Sallie Biack wcve Mippcr guests of Mr. and Mrs. Charley Springer Sunday. Grover Wiseman is recovering from several weeks llness of pneumonia. s. Georgia Swain and Mrs. If yo'.ir family can't agree on hot Swnln were Ihe guests ot Mrs. Docke Oldham Sunday. A large crowd from this coinnuui- wcek, is arriving home tonight ~ j lly n ''lf"<lcrt the ball game Mr. nnd Mrs. C. E. Atkinson were! Ellgll:1 Swa '"' s Sunday. visitors In Memphis Friday. Officers K«lected The officers of the Ladies Bibk . .... ._ class of the First'Metho'dist church P" 1 - 'his afternoon whore she met Sunday were reelccted al a meet-1 Mr ""teller who has been In Tcs- jng Friday evening, nt the church. ! as 'or tlie cotton season there. Thcv They arc: Mrs. W. A. Stickmon, |* m s t> e " d the winter in Osceofa president; Mrs. Wyatt Henley, vice where Mr - Hatcher Is to be ci president;' Mrs. Saltlc Hublcr, sec-1 Ployed. at Alvls McDivItt returned lo his Mrs. Earl Hatcher went to Mrai- I |) cmc nl CovhifUon, Tenn., Sntur- Mrs. Emma Massie of Detroit has been spending a few weeks with .\frs. Mr. Wilurr. and Mrs. Ernest Hillhouse were visitors in Lone Oak Sundai present. | Miss Mnyme Vick is goin; to i:cr Flans Made for Senior I'. T. A. Yearly Activities Plans made at the executive Ihcme in Holly Spring. MJ M . mim I Ihe New Llbcriy school reopens | late In October. She is a teacher there. Mrs. L. H. Huff and Mrs. Ted board meeting ot the senior high „. school Parent-Teacher association Roderick, of LcachviKc. were in Friday afternoon include the an-j c ' l} " t=tl ay. nual receplion tor new leacliers to],.,' 77 ^' Thomas will motor to Wick- will and be given at the school auditorium Tuesday, September 1(5; the programs with Mrs. C. M. Cray as lifle, Ky., toniclit wiicre acccnipany Mrs. Thomas" daughter home, ir have been slay. chairman ' 'and' the membership : lllcre { °~ several _ ,.., drive to be started immediately. Mlss Margaret Robinson 'of Kci- Thc group i-ill meet with other \*"- is a vl sitor in the city lod.iy members of the organization within; Mr - :inrt Mrs, Jolm \v gtivdrr a few. weeks Then, active work be-1 aild lt!lu Bhter. Drue: gins for the school term. Hospital Notes Mrs. B. U. Williams, city, and Mrs. Claris Cole, city, ,were dismissed from the Blytheville hospital today. i™ by 10 ' accompanied „";«, ' --•-' y rhomas, motored to Memphis last night for a jhow * s - ' p - . Lf »" has lsit hl returned r . Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Chamber? of San Antonio, visited fri fn(j5 yesterday. Mr. Chambers lived her fcr several years when his father . nas pastor of the Flr<t ChrMi-m Ice takes four and one-half church. "i-"jn years to travel from the Arctic j Mr. and Mrs. Ko=cce C-Mt™ ,,-H Circle north of Siberia to the son have returned from fvS East Greenland current. . (through A:.«nsas with Mr. Craf- cus at Dlythcvillc SifTiclay. Hound Lake News Mrs. Frank Vollmcr ol Luxora wns the finest ot Mrs. C. M. Houcr- so;i Salurriay. JliM O|in! Mac Rolicrson visited Mlsi Edna Mac Garrrtt Sunday. Mr. Paul Jackson 'h ;ls returned frciu Alabama where he has been visiting relatives. Miss Edna Mae G.irrcU, accompanied by Kcrmlt and Clavk Riilev mclorcd to Manila Sund.iy altcr- I1C01I. Mr. niul Mrs. Davis :ind family wl-.o have br-cn living in Arizoim have returned here to make their hotr.e. Miss Knto Davis was n vi»ilcr of Mrs. M. I,. Vn-.ccnt Suiulay. Mr. Ilsll llynum was a Clear Lake visitor Sunct.iy. MIM Maitw Davis is the guest o! Mrs. M. L. Vincent this weck Mr. and Mrs. Dan BurcheU and family vi-.ited Mr and Mrsr Holici- son Tucwiay. Mr. and Mrs. Hither Jones and I-JltST MLTIIODIST CHUKCH I". Q. Kurie, ]ia.stor Worshlu and sermon 11 a. m. and 7:30 'p. ni. The Rev. Billy Cooley "111 speak at the morning lioiir. Dr. J. A. Anderson will speak at the evening hour. Sunday school 0:45 a. m. Junior, Hy and Senior Leagues 0:30 p. m. Beard of stewards Mou tiny 1:30 |). m. livery member Is expected lo IJE presc-nl, There v/lll be no prayer meeting on account of the Frcsbytcrlan revival. Choir rehearsal Wednesday 8:15 >. m. Less Ihtin Iwo months to the meeting nf the annual conference, which convenes at Helena, Ark. FIRST BAITIST CHURCH A. S. Harwell, P.iJlo'r Sunday school, 9:45 a. m. Church, 11 a. m. Subject: "Close Communion." B. Y. P. U. 0:15 p. m. Church, 7:30 p. m. Subject: 'The Birthright Bartered Away." LAKE STREET METHODIST W. J, LcRoy, Paslor Sunday school 0:45 a. m. Church, 11 a, m. Subject: "Three Great Things" or "God Does One Thing, Man Two." Church 7:30 p. in. Subject: "Sins ;md Siyhts of the Times." picnic, buy n modern vacuum equipment and lake along both. There is room, also, for hot or cold foods as well us liquids. This :et, which includes n cowhide case, contains nickel food Jars and colored vacuum bottles. Nine Conversions at Cooler Revival Meeting There hnve alrendv been nine converslciif ;it the" cvangellsMr incetin.; at Cooler. Mo., conducted by tlic Hev. w. J. LcRoy. pastor o: Ihe Lake Street llutliodist churcl:. for the psst. ten days. Tl'.c revival will close tomorrow in'ght. Two Schools Close for Cotton Picking Season Among the rural schools closhij? for the cotton picking season are those at New Liberty and CTear Lake which closed yeslerday alter seven weeks terni. Studies wci'cdi.s- conlinued ouo week earlier tlian usual because of the cotton opening sooner. At the Clear Lake school there was an average attendance of Si-' out of an enrollment of 101. The average attendance at New Liberty wns between 85 and nnd 90. Both schools will open again late in October. PLAINVILLE. Conn. (UP)—Uu.- less the U. S. Postal aulhorilies at Piaiuville change tlic quality of the Post Office Ink for the better they stand to Icse a customer, judging from a complaint just received. "It's n winder you wouldn't get some ink." reads a lclte_r. "My fountain pen has not worked right since I started using your Ink." CLASSIFIED 1 ^tf ^tr-iSZS**^**^ Lynn E. Owen Enlists for Service in Nnvy Lynn E. Owen, son of Mrs. M.u- .tir I!. Oivon of Wilson and formerly of here, ivns enlisted in the Umtcil Stales Navy through the loc;il s; :l . lion tins week and has been transferred to tli c u. S. Naval Tn.inin B Station al Hampton Heads, V;>. fir training. He cnhstcd several months v - (> but w.is ivjcclcil bfrniise of a minor physical ailment which was corrected. USE*PBONE Studio of Fine Arts Mrs. 1< Ion in Casey, Violin Margaret Merrill, Piano Ola Bob Hams, Dunein 703 ChicJtasdwba Aoe. Telephone 948 H>? Begin Monday Sept. 8 =WEEKLY SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON The World's Debt to Reformers The International Uniform Sunday School Lesson for September 7. The World's Debt to Reformers. 2 Klngi 22:1, 2, 8; 23:1-3, 21-25, BY WM. E. GILKOV, I). D. Editor of The Coiigregatlonallal The world has always needed reform, and reform has never come about without reformers. Things do not Just merely happen In the world of progress, but they arc brought about by vltlon and courage and devotion. Heredity reveals some surprises. It may be that sometimes It endows an individual with a preponderance of the evil qualities of tliose who have gone before him, whereas at other times it saves almcst all the good that was In an evil ancestry and showers these good qualities upon the Individual. A Sinister Background Here we have a young lad coming to the throne of Judah who was the son of Amon and ihe grandson of Mnnasseh, both of whom had teen evil kings. They had been careless regarding religion and the idolatry that was always threatening (lie life of Israel had encroached upon the community. Apparently there were MM faithful souls In Israel, but they had not been able to stem the tide of evil influences. Then came a remarkable event. Apparently in cleaning the temple, itself an evidence of Its neglect, a book was found which was to be the Inspiring document of a religious revolution In Israel. This book of the law would be a parchment containing portions of the law of Israel, and the paichinent probably contained what we now know as the Book of Deuteronomy. The young king was deeply impressed when he was told about this book, and he arranged to have II read so that the people might hear it. It Is a dramatic and striking picture Hint we have ol the king standing by a ptllnr in the temple, making a public covenant with the Lord to walk after his ways and keep his commandments and testimonies, while from the newly-dit- covercd book is read the covenant which the king seeks to place upon all the iwople. It wns. of course, not an age when even parchments could be passed around from hand to hand. The method of imparting religious truth wns largely this method of the spoken word. The New Impulse The discovery of the law, and Ihe coming to the throne of a righteous king immediately brought about transforming aeal. No truly religious experience can come Into the life of a man, be he king or commoner, without creating in him the impulse toward better living and the Impulse to make the world mound him a better place in which to live.- The more pronounced is his leadership arid the larger and more definite is his responsibility, the more vitally, if he becomes religious at all, religion affects his daily purjTOses find acts. This young king, of course, must have been very largely in the hands of good counselors, but even a young king could have been very willful and could have balked the purposes ol his counselors if he had chosen to do so. The record shows how quickly things can b changed when there is really the purpose to change them and people go about making the change in the right way. The fact of the matter is that great masses of iieople are easily swayed lor good or for evil, and that while we think In o democracy of the future of. tlie nation depending large, ly on the popular will, the fact Is that the people need effective leadership, and if leaders betray their tiust oiie is almost sure to see a people misled in folly and in injustice. There is much (hat ona could apply along this line to the life oi our own nation at the present, time. Fortunately we have many in authority and In positions of power whose Ideals and whose purposes are right, who have pledged themselves to honesty in action and who have set before themselves national goals of worthiness and'hoiior. But unfortunately, we have many, also, in high places who are self- seekers, or whose philosophy of life is weak and uncertain, who lack tlie courage and ability that on-jli! to charncterlze the place;; thai tiiey fill. If our people arj well led, they are in other respects, also misled, and despite the supposed pro-tress!. of our nation there Is still a largo work of reform. Inspecting the Law : The reforms executed under Jo-, siah proceeded upon knowledge. The . work of reform was not a!l a mat- .. ter of emotionalism, Uiau^h samn.- emotions have their plar:. The written word of truth was at th;.' heart of the movement. Tiic peo- .. pie had respect for th; lav: and it iv.-is this rcspict for (ho U«- thai brought about new conditions of spiritual and social welfare. '•.'. We live in an age when the•• uiitlcn word Is f.vnllahle in- ::rv- one v.'ho can read. It is not :i?cc's- sary that we should so and stand .' in the temple while someone reads the'book (o us, and y?t, perhaps.' we have lost something in :his ajc of almost limitless opportunity fo:- the individual. It may be that wo have lost our touch with th; com-' munitj-, that we arc Individuate who stand alone and !;d IUL'.'I tense of responsibility, a-.id that neither in church nor in the sane- tity of our private lives do we pay sufficient attention to.the rcadin; of the law of God, which"..for us is • the larger law of love—tiip : law re- vcaled not only in the written won! but in the actual example of Jesui Christ and those who have lived in' his name ncrt In his spirit. :: : The Improved WHIPPET advanced in Beauty-Comfort - Smoothness - Safety • Sao the Improved Whippet -drive ir-and you will be Jor- prUed to learn how far a very modest expenditure goei In buying quality transportation. Here U a car retaining all the fundamental feature! of design and construction which made the original Whippet fa- mou* for »tyle, roominess, power, itamina and economy. 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