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FAOTFOUH BLYTHEVTLLE (ARK.)' COURIEK NEWS SATURDAY, 'APRIL 16, 1949 Society melia Saliba, Society Editor i Phone 4461 Mrs. 'Dowdy Entertains C. B. C. Club, Guest Mrs C. S. Dowdy was hostess ywterday when she entertained the C. P. O. Club and one guest, Mrs. J. D. smith at her home. Attractive arrangement of tulip*, iris and other spring flowers were used to decorate the home. High - score went to Mrs. Paul Byrum In the afternoon games with •ecor.d high being won by Mrs. O. O. Elklns and rooko by Mrs. Ross Moore. ^fallowing the games, the hostess ierved refreshments of cherry pie uid icec, drinks. • • • Tom Boy Club Meets With Monya Blanlcenship The Tom Boy Club had their regular meeting at the home of Monya Blankenshlp. Other than the members there were four new numbers, Jimmie Lee Moore, Susan Moore, Annabel Garner and Mackle Ro- »rch present. The business session was presided over by Alice Fay Frazler, president with Monya Blnnkenshlp noting as secretary. Kay Blackard wa» elected as reporter feu the club, •fter which the procram was presented under the direction of Virginia Prazler. « • • Y. B. Club, Guests Meets At L. T. Burnham Home The Y.B. Club met yesterday at the home of Mrs. L. T. Burnham with Mrs. G. T. Graccy as co-hos- HM. Guests were Mrs. Chester Burnham, Mrs. Glen Bunch and Mrs. Aubrey Bruce. The home was decorated to carry out the Easter theme. The tallies were made of sea shells and decorated with Easter flowers. In thf afternoon games. Mrs. Ed Bunch won bunco with Mrs. Walter Barnes winning high score and Mrs. Bo McKay low score. A salad plate with Iced drinks ire* served by the hostess, • » • Mrs. Hinson Is Hostess Jo Thursday Rook Club Th« Thursday Rook Club was entertained at the home of Mrs. Har- .old Hinson, 210 Dougnn, Thursday •Jtrinoon. Mrs. Dale Horn received high •core In the games played with Mrs. Leon Schcrcr receiving second high •nd Mr*. George Saliba Jr., rooko. Vases of spirea. tulips and iris were »rrang«4 throughout the en- tect»ining rooms of-the home. A dessert course was served by Ibe hosten. Bits of News Mostly Misses Lcla Rose Castlio and Knthryn Westbrook arrived home to spend the Easier holidays with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Garth Cnst- llo and' Mr. and Mrs, J. T. Westbrook. Both are students at William Woods College, Fulton, Mo. Dan Wade, student at Arkansas State Teachers College, Conway, Is spending the Easter weekend here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Wade. Mrs. Neville Dlakemore and Mrs. Harold Hinson spent yesterday in Memphis. Mrs. Jess Homer Is 111 at her home, 121 West Kentucky, with virus pneumonia. Her condition Is satisfactory. Drs, Carl and Edna Nles will spend the Easier weekend In Memphis as gucsis of Dr. Alba Meade and her sister. Miss Helen Meade. Mrs. Russell H. Fair returned last night from Ashdown where she visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs, C. R. Piercy. Dr. and Mrs. George W. Richardson and children, David and Gale, of Coldwatcr, Mich,, arrived to spend Ihe Easter holidays as guests ol Dr. Richardson's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Coming Events Social Calendar Monday General meeting of the Women of the First Presbyterian Church 2:30 p.m. at the church. The W. S. C. S. ol the First Methodist Church will meet In circle groups. Circle One, Mrs. Ray Hall Two, Mrs. J. L. Verhoefl with Mrs. Roland Green as co-hostess; Three Mrs. J. A, Bryant with Mrs. Mary Henley as co-hostess; Four, Mrs Ray Price; Five, Mrs. W. T. Obors and Six, Mrs. Clara Davis with Mrs U. S. Branson and Mrs. W. R. Camp bell as co-hostess. The W. M. U. of the First Bap (.1st Church will meet at the entire for a Royal Service Program. Kos tesscs are as follows: Mrs. Albei Endcrlln, Mrs. Jim Crafton. Mrs E. L. Crouch, Mrs. Elsie Cummin: Mrs. G. V. Daws, Mrs. V. R. Dea Mrs. I. L. DcShnzo. Mrs. O. E. Edd and Mrs. Gene Ellis. The Y. W A, ol the First Bap list Church will meet at the churc at 7 p.m. The B. W. C. No. 8 of the Fir Baptist Church will meet In U home of Mrs' Vesta Bowen. The Executive Board of the Women's Council of the First Christian Church will meet at the church at 2 p.m. The Alpha Beta Chapter of Epsl- lon Sigma Alpha will have an invitational dance at Lonnic's Club at 8 p.m. Pedal Pushers Win Honors A. L. Richardson of Yarbro and other relatives. Lieut, tuid Mrs. Gerald Robson Jr. and children, Gerald III and Dlannc of Port Breckinrldge, Va., are spending the holidays with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Robson Sr. They will return to New York City, where Lieutenant Robson will re- Scholarships Awarded To B. H. S. Students The Blytheville Woman's Club has awarded two scholarships to the "Egyptian Music Camp" in Du- Quoln, 111., to talented singers In Blytheville High School. Mls« Jo Ann Trleschman was ehosen M the most outstanding vo ealist in the senior class with Miss Mary Jo Eaton being selected from the Junior class. Harry Frifzius Jr., also fl talenj- ed singer ot the Junior class, has planned to attend the camp. They will enter the music camp, June 11 and for one week will sing Jn choruses with other talented singers from various states, under the direction of noted musicians. The classes will consist of conducting, music theory, nvuslc appreciation and private instruction in voice, piano and all band Instruments, also recreation of all kinds. eelvp his orders' for duty in Germany. Mrs. Robson and children will leave for Germany at a later date. Mrs. G. V. Daws nnd son, Ver- ncn, w'H leave Monday for « vacation in Tnmpa. Miami and other points of interest in Florida. En- route home they will visit in Georgia and North Carolina. They plan lo he gone two weeks. Miss Mary Morgan and Miss Carolyn Wade, accompanied by Bill Diflce of Little Rock, are spending the holidays here with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. Whitney Morgan and Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Wade. They are students at the University of Arkansas, FaycUeville. Mr. Diffee will be the houscguest of Richard and Charlie Nick Rose, also students at the University, who have arrived to spend the holidays wilh their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Rose. Mr. end Mrs. Harmon Robinson of Corning are spending the weekend here as guests of Mr. Robinson's mother, Mrs. Edwin Robinson Mr. and Mrs. Cary McFarlnnd will have as their guests over the weekend, their son, Billy Wayne McFarlnnd and his guest, Bennle Bennett of Newport. Both are stu dents at the University of Arkau sas, Fayettevllle. Condition of Mrs. Freeman Rob inson, who was admitted to Blythe ville Hospital Thursday, where sh Is undergoing treatment, is slightl Improved. Tuesday La Nueve Club will be entertained nt the home of Mrs. Mclvin Halsell. Mrs. Paul Jobe will be hostes« to Club Eight members. Mrs. Eric Whltley will entertain the La Petite Club. Tuesday Bridge Club will meet at the home ol Mrs. W. C. Hlggin- son. The Double Four Bridge Club will be entertained at the home of Mrs. Lynn Brown. Wednesday Mrs. O. W. McCutchen will be hostess to the Town and Country Club. Family Night will be held at the First Methodist Church at 6:30 p.m with a covered dish supper. Thursday Mrs. Fulton Ellis will be hostess to the Thursday Rook Club. The Gosnell W. S. C. S. will meel , the church at 2:30 p.m. for a pro- ram meeting. Mrs. Gene Ellis will be hostess to IB Avalon Bunco Club. The Blylheville Rook Club will meet at the home of Mrs. Russell Wert. Mrs. J. J. Hargett will entertain he L. B. W. Club members. The Thursday Contract Club will be entertained at the home of Mrs. H. W. Wylle. BY EPSIE KINARD NEA Faihion Editor IVfEW YORK—(NEA) — Pedal pushers are the recipients of two fashion honors this spring. They launch a new fabric which chalks up another triumph for versatile rayon. They make a style hit which is as well liked in Paris as in the U. S. A. The del Mar-designed pedal pusher fashion (rifhl) is the American sportswear choice of Leslie Caron, a sailing enthusiast and the dancing sensation of Paris. She is shown sailing down Ih'e Seine wearing red cotton poplin pedal pushers wilh a boned camisole top and a matching bolero of black birdseye pique. The pin-checked pedal pusher suit (above) on the American gal who putters with paint owes the crisply tailored look of both trousers and jacket to a new crease- resistant crimple rayon. This takes a smooth finish, tailors like quality worsted, is budget-priced, feels cool, and is able to stay crisp in wilting heat. Churches Here To Hold Special Easter Programs A special program of Easter Music will be presented at (lie F'irst Prcs- bytcrliiii Church Sunday at H a.m.. '.'j'.."'",.' nd will be followed by baptismal lu " J "- ervices for Jour Infants. Reception f new members will conclude the )orning services. The musical presentations will he irected by L. T. Moore, organist nd cliolr director, and will open vitli a choral antlicm, "God So Loves Ihe World" by Stalnor. Tin hoir will Htso sing "Let Mt. Hlon Rejoice," with Mary Jo Eaton and lurry Fritzlus, Jr., as soloists. Mr. 'riticlus will also sing the lord's 'rayer. Miss Margaret Autcn will be the ioloibt for the choir's "LitL up your Head," and Miss Jane Aclnms will sing, "Blc.ss this House." and Miss eneva Bruce of Kci.ser will ship •I Know That My Redeemer Liveth." Other services will be the usual Sunday .services. Other Clvurccs in Blytheville have arranged special music, or othe types ol worship In recognition of the resurrection and the observance of Raster. Mrs. W. W. Akcnhcad of Little ROCK will speak at specia youth .services at the First Methodist Church at (i:30 p.m.. and the junior and adult choirs wi]] furnish special music for the morning services at the Pi v st Baptist Church. The Rev Lester D. Strublinr will speak on the "Resurrection" at the First Christian Church, and the Rei'. W. J. Fit/hugh will speak on the topic of "He is Risen" at the St. Stephens Episcopal Church. Jimmy Lowe Receives I first Place in Contest Jimmy Lowe, son of Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Lowe, received first place in the essay contest sponsored by the American Legion Auxiuiary on the subject of "Americanism." lie chose his topic, "Our Living Consti- Seventeen essays were submitted In the contest, this being the largest, number to participate in the contests sponsored in the pa.st. Second pri/e was awarded (o Bobbie f'aye Michael witli her subject being, "Why I Am Proud I Am an American." Vivian Patterson ind Diana teller tie for third >lacc with Ihcir subjects entitled, 'U. S. Spells Us" and "Toucthcr We Are Great." Mr.s. C. S. Raggett, Americanism chairman, has announced thai Jimmy's essay will be entered in the state department contest. The essays were judged by five former teachers. Easter Prayer Meetings Held by Woman's Council Mrs. James Terry was in charge of the program for the last in a series of Faster Prayer Meetings held by (lie Woman's Council of the First Christian Church, She chose as her subject yesterday, "In Joseph's Garden." A program of organ selections was presented by Mrs, Rouse Harp. Tiie scripture reading was taken from Luke. !>4th chapter. Others participating on the program were Mrs. Sam Hanley, Mrs. John Burnett. Mrs. L. L. Ward and Mrs. R. A. Wctenkamp. Mr.s. George Barham offered Business Meeting Held By Huffman W. M. U. The WC'tiii'ii's Mixsioiiury Union : the Hulfnii.il BuiJtisl Church met Wnlni'sduy alternoon at the '.•Imrch for a h'.isim^s meeting. Dunns the bu^ine.-.s session presided over by the pn.-irti'ni, various rciioi'U were jiven by the officers and committees. A nifnisslun w: ". held on ilie subject of the BaptV^ or|)h:-na»e Mrs. Milton Dallas led (lie Bi-oiip in prayer, after which the members din'U.veri how to raise fund, to meet the budaet. Tims, who iitirmli'U thi 1 mci'lmc; were Mrs Rex Hiiishrj.. Mrs. Matt Walker Mr.s. Ruby Finlcy, Mrs. HriiMin. Mrs. Jack Adki.-vn". M"s- Lnbic Adki.-son. Miss Mary Hcnson and Mr.s. Dallas. prayer, after whirl: (he '.:rnup was dismissed by repoatmi; the missionary benctiiction. Webb. Little Rock, treasurer; Mrs. Joe Vcrser, Harrisburg, publicity secretary; Mrs, Martin C. Hawkins, Searcy, pnrlimentarian; Mrs. C. W. Garrison, Little Rock, historian, and Mrs. George F. Fletcher, Hot Springs, poet laureate. ATHLETES FOOT GERM KILL IT* FOR 35c. IN ONE HOUR, If not pleaiftd, your money back. Ask *ny dmgfriit for this STRONG fun K i- cidp, TK-OL. Made with 90% alcohol It PENETRATES. Reach*. «nd kitli MORE E'rrri* ON CONTACT • TorUy aL Kit-by Bros. Drug Store * WE, THE WOMEN Bf RUTH M1LLETT NEA SUB Writer Birth Millet* A mother of three young children Mrs.' Harry W. Halnes will be confesses she is getting tired of the roslcss to the Mid-Week Club. Mrs. N. W. Kyle will be hostess to he Thursday Night Club. Friday The C.B. C. club will b« entertained at the home of Mrs. Ross Moore Friday Contract Club will be en- tcrtaliml at the home of Mrs. G. O. Poctz. Mrs. James Roy will be hostess to the Friday Club members. Faster Services Planned For Baptist Churches The Rev. E. C. Brown, pastor of the First Baptist Church and the Chapel Mission on Lilly Street, announced today Easter services planned for both churches tomorrow. The Rev. Mr. Brown will conduct services at the chapel at 9:30 a.m. choosing as his sermon subject. "The Risen Christ for Our Day." He will conduct the same service at the First Baptist at 10:55 a.m. A special anthem. "The Strife Is O're" will be presented by the junior and adults choir under the direction of Fred Becker, minister of inusic with Mrs. W. H. Yarbrouith as ornan'.&t. "The Significance of the Resurrection of Jesus Tor Our Salvation" will be the subject for the evening jervlce at 7:30 o'clock. Erjeclal Easter programs will also i be nresented In various departments of the Sunday School at 9i« a.m. Fidelis Class Meets With Mrs. Ben T. Mays The Fidelis Sunday School Cla of the First Baptist Church tn last night at the home of Mrs. Ben T. Mays for a pot hick supper. Co- hcstcsses were Mrs. Raymond Schmuck and Mrs. O. R. Redford. Mrs. W. E. Wade, class president, presided during the business session. The devotional was given by Miss Blanche Weems followed by prayer by Mrs. Ney Hunt. Mrs. Marian Williams, teacher, offered the closing prayer. Following the meeting, a social hour was held, at which time each lady was given material in which to make her novel Easter bonnet. The entertaining rooms of the home were decorated with bouquets of iris and narcissus The (lining table was centered with an Easter basket filled with candy eggs .rabbits and other decorations in keeping with the Easter theme Civic Calendar Monday Junior Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors—7:30 p.m. Tuesday Lions Club, Hotel Noble—12; 15 p.m. City Council—8:00 p.m. American Legion—8:00 p.m. Wednesday Klwanis Club, Hotel Noble—12:10 p.m. Central P. T. A. Board of Execu- ves—2:30 p.m., followed by P. T. A. reeling 3:00 p.m. Girl Scout Lone Troop—8:00 p.m. Thursday Rotary Club. Hotel Noble—12:10 .m. Chamber of Commerce member- hip meeting with the Board of Di- eclors and the Education Commit- ce—1:30 p.m. Friday Boy Scout Training Course—7:30 i.m. way she has to get her children out of the way for her friends. It seems that in her crowd the parents make no bones about the fact that when they've escaped from their own children for the evening they don't want to be bothered with anyone elses. So if the Smiths hire a sitter and come over for dinner or an evening of cards, Mrs. B., the hostess, has to get her children fed and out of the way by the time the guests arrive. "I do let them come into the liv- without making a nuisance of themselves, they can be allowed to stay up until their regular bedtime. But the parents who intend to take that stand will have to see to it that their children don't interrupt adult conversation rudely and demand the center of the stage. We laugh at the old saying. "Children should be seen and not heard." But at least children were seen in Grandma's time. Now, because whenever they're seen they are apt to be heard too much, weve compromised by not even letting them be seen. So if we leach our children Rood manners and iippress on them that if they want to stay around when we have guests they'll have to he on their good behavior—there's no reason why we cant have them around. After all, it's pretty foolish to ban our children when they are nt an ape to be fascinated by our friends, nd then wonder why, whim they reach adolescence, they are so unhappy and awkward in a gathering of adults. Miss Co Memorial Association Use This Coupon To Send Your Contribution For the Memorial Fund for Those Men and Women Who Lost Their Lives in World War I and AVorld War H. Rosco Craffon P. O. Box 139 Blytheville, Ark. I enclose 5 In memory of who gave (his or her) life in defense of our country. Continuous Shows Ro\ Office Opens 1 :45 Show Starts 2:00 USTKN ro KI.CN :00 a.m. 12:15 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Saturday Desert Vigilantes wilh Charles Starred Serial "niU'CF. GENTRY" No. T Also Slinrt Continuous Showing Sat. 12:30-11:30 Sunday & Monday Paramount News & Short Cont. Showing Sunday 1:15-11:00 At Illythcvillc Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. w. C. Plunkett. city. Eloise Wright, Llixora. Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. James Brannun, Veteran Housing Quarters, city. Mr.s. Hardy Eastburn and baby Steele. Mo. Baby Johnnie Gammbel. city. ing room sometimes to say 'Good night to the guests before shooing them off to their own rooms.'* she. says. "But that's as much as they ever sec of our friends." ,s is no individual problem. It's the social setup among many young couples today. The mother who doesn't want to push her children aside for her friends doesn't know how to handle the situation. Not when those friends make it plain that they | think it is a bore to go to a home where the children aren't sent off to bed before the guests arrive. "MKK MF-—ACCEPT Pine Bluff Woman Heads Medic Society Auxiliary LITFLE Rock, April 16. lid— Mrs. Louis K. Hundley of Pine Bluff yesterday was elected president of the auxiliary to the Arkansas Medical Society lo succeed Mrs. Mason Lawson of Little Rock. Other new officers named at the final session of the auxiliary convention here were Mrs. Warren S Rilcy. El Dorado, president-elect; MLS. P. w. Lntterloh, Joncsboro. i first vice president; Mrs. John Price, Monticcllo, second vice president; Mrs. J. G. Martlndale, Hope, third vice president; Mrs. J. K. Donaldson, Little Rock, fourth vice Read Courier News Want Ads. MY ClIH-nHEN" ! president: Mrs. Howard S. Stern, It seems to me that a mother who pj n( . Bluff, recording secretary; wants her children to have some | M rs . j ;1mcs T. nhync, Pine Bluff. share in the family's social life I corresponding secretary; Mr.s. V. T. has to take a "like me—accept my ! children" stand. Then as soon as the children are old enough to cat at the table without help and to be around adults BOY SCOUTS For you boys who arc interested, xvc would like to mention that Wilson Unbanning has just recently organized a Boy Scout troop with Rev. Gene Shultz aa Scoutmaster. The first meeting will be 7:30 Monday night the 18th . . . here in the church. Plan to come, you'll enjoy it. No. 9 Baptist Church Spec/a/ faster Service 10 A.M. SUNDAY "THE RESURRECTION OF CHRIST" We are confident thai you will enjoy and be inspired by this dramatic performance of (he KesuiTcction. The cast of 30 members, directed by Mrs. Klbel Whittle, has been practicing for this Raster program for six wjehs in order to present an accomplished performance. Ucginning Sunday xvc will have a special bus offering transportation lo Hie church . . . each Sunday at 9 a. m. and G:30 p.m., each Wednesday night at (i:30. YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED No. 9 Baptist Church Box Office Opens G:30 Shuw Sta.ts 6:45 Opens Sunday 1:00; Slarti 1:15 Cotiliriniiiis Shiiws Sat. & Sun, Bargain Night Every Night Except Salunlaj No passes honored on Sui Uj at Roiy Theatre Saturday Lawless Valley with Gcnrge O'Brien Serial ".Tnnglelaml" No. > Also Shorts Continuous Showing Sat. 12:30-11:30 Sunday & Monday FOUNTAIN frfYQUm FOR CARS Is Yttr C«r Heirfed lor LONG LIFt «r Ihi gnriyert) Why \ .! so-rc C3fS run f O r I CO .000 \ei rOO.OCO mrlei *ifh pci ice I V4ti<,f,i: rT,^' While others are T-Kly JCf ire 'VjfiV. h?A[t" . . . v.Hcn *?.OQOor 50.000 mJci Yi-^r car is like "yOUrSClf. If YOU lake care of yoar health. s*;e * rioc- 101 now arvl then for » check-up. and Uve the "ght (ond of life, you should enjoy a loncj htjhhy life Voui cir ntcdi (hit t»mt kind of Easy Credit Terms We extend lo you our t.bcrj.1 OecM Budget Ej-,y Payment Plan f<j' buying all k.rvds of Servif e Work ar-d Auro Accciwnci Enjoy your tar al its bc*.t . , . arvj pay us by Iht v*ccV or month Won't You DriYt in ind let \ii pal NEW Lift L&YomUr! wilh Fred MacMurray Fox Movietone News A Short Cont. Showing Sunday 1:30 to 11:00 Phone 578 Sullivan-Nelson CHEVROLET CO. SOI West \Valn«( Hestoil's Home of Flowers can answer your every wish for floral gifts as well as flowers lo wear. So visit our greenhouse and see them where they grow . . . choose the exact flower you want. Our varied collection of lonely Kiislcr flowers includes Easter Lilies by the hundreds . . . blue and pink Hydrangeas . . - Bleeding Hearts . . . fancy leaf Calacliiuns . . Begonias and Geraniums. They're available either as separate plants or in made-up boxes ... or, of course, in lovely cuL- flower bouquets. We invite yon lo talk wilh our designer, Mrs. Ann Rivers, for advice on corsages and bridal flowers. She offers many new suggestions which we know are sure lo plcaae you. Don't Be Late ... Place Your Order Early HEATON'S HOME OF FLOWERS Phone 510 Davis at Franklin D.P.L, No. 15 COTTON SEED Dclinleri, Treated And Sacked SVr Grrminali'in 1 rear Iroin Station A TON OR A CARLOAD Also Good ALFALKA HAY For Sale Magcrs & Gill You Are Cordially Invited to Visit i Ihe II Accessory Shop Feminine Apparel j Mal.el HiiRjm Jessie Srilc Hold Nnhlt HldR. niyllipville. Ark.