Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on October 8, 1953 · Page 11
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7\ FTER R PHOUGHTS l \ By L ADELINE New Residents 'The Daily Register-Mail, Galesburg, 111. THE RUSSELL SCHMITHS OFF TO AFRICA, MRS. BERG SAILS FOR FRANCE, MRS. MURCHISON AND MISS WILLIAMSON RETURN FROM EUROPE Strange to bo sitting in Chicago writing a column about Galosburg. It is Tuesday late evening—lights of traffic are stealing swiftly along the Outer Drive and beyond is the blackness of the lake that was yellowish today and restless, with while capped waves rushing in to shore. By the time this reaches Galesburg, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Schmlth will be in Chicago board ing a plane for New York and from there will fly to Cairo, Egypt. There, (hey plan (o take the Luxor tour to sec the Valley of the Tombs. While in Egypt, they will also see Miss Mary Patterson, niece of Mrs. Falthc Oltn sted and daughter of Mrs. B. F. Robbins of Alexis. Rome Is next on their itinerary and there Miss Marie Slavcn's aunt, Mrs. Mrnest Martini, will have a call from them. In Paris they will meet Mrs. Schmith's brother, Wilbur Wedan, who will be flying from Casablanca, Africa where he has been doing administrative work for the U. S. Government for three years. Paris will also find them as visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Andre Connan (Gloria , Rerg). There too they will see Mrs. Harold F. Berg who sailed Friday on the S. S. Liberie and was all agog over seeing the Connans and her grandchild again. The thrill of sec ing Paris was secondary. * * * BACK FROM THE 1 CONTINENT in time to say bon voyage to their neighbors are Mrs. J. C. Murchison and her sister, Dr. Elizabeth Williamson who have been gone two months. Their main objective on their travels was to visit their mother's home in Glasgow, Scotland, and to journey to the birthplace of their maternal grandparents on the Isle of Arron. Touring the Robert Burns country was of particular fascination because the famous bard was a third cousin to their grandmother, Mary Burns of Kilmarnock. , Since this was Miss son's fourth trip to Scotland, she had the pleasure of introducing her sister in person to six cousins in whose homes they were guests. Journeying to the Isle of lona, an important seat of the Episcopal Church, they srent three days at the Bishop's house, where also as guests were the Bishop of Edinburgh and his wife and ..on. Thus on their stay, they had the opportunity of attending the services of Eucharist and Compline. • * * Mrs. Murchison and Miss Williamson were not with a tour and much preferred this way of vis iting Europe. They had no difficulty with the language, particularly in France as Miss Williamson speaks French. Three weeks were jspent in England seeing the traditional famed spots including the country of Shakespeare and Sir Walter Scott—this extended slay there was because of the dock strike at Calais, France. As for France, it was a disappointment after the cultural things had been viewed. Paris is not what it used to be and Mrs. Murchison felt the French, in general, to be grasping for the American dollar. Belgium was their next stop and then Holland where they spent a week and saw Queen Juliana twice. Only one week a year does she occupy the palace in Amsterdam and that was the week they were so fortunate as to be there. Once the Queen was inspecting the guard — the Americans foundi (Tuscarora Club Travels lo Black Hawk Stale Park I Tuscarora Club members had somfthing unique in the way of a j meeting this week when the*'«»-, h „ 0ur Amcrican Heri- joyerl a visit to Black Hawk Male P"" 1 „ planned by the program Park at Rock Island. Luncheon ,a « n - ,_Pianncn ny i Thursday, October 8, 1953 11 S outhedgc^Ro^ ,ther *n Church in Galellnift hf ing the Rock River. Noted eq..„. . ly for its scenic beauty and his-! Mr., and Mrs. W. If. Newkirk of lorical heritage, it is the fore-; 08 ' V» nco,n st .- observed their 40th most of our Illinois state parks.wedding anniversary last Thufs- dedicated to the historic Indian.; (Jay Consequently it offered a mosti Sunday they enjoyed a dinner at appropriate subject for the initialjthc home of their son-in-law and meeting of the club, with its pro-daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Nichols (Burnetta) of Kewanee. Mr. and Mrs. Newkirk also have a son Clifford and three grandchildren. William Newkirk and Miss Josephine Anderson were married 8, J913 at the Trinity Lu- was served in the Watch Tower I committee, inn dining room, after which a! Miss Grace Lemon, and Mrs. B. P. brief business meeting was conducted by Mrs. A. B. Bryngelson With Mr.- " Hcubncr. The next meeting of Tuscarora: n . L. Ogden acting as;Club will be held Oct. 1!) at the J call was answered!home of Mrs. V. Paul Johnson, Pastor Olander. They have lived their entire married life in Gales* burg and have lived 38 years It the Lincoln street address. READ THE WANT ADS chairman, ro with suggestions of "Scenic Spots I486 N. Cherry St. in Illinois." The club was then' conducted <,n a tour of the Hauberg Indian Museum. Ur. Hauberg, who is a cousin of K. M NAVY MOTHERS CLUB Galesburg Navy Mothers Club 106 will meet at the Odd Fellows ing. think that every American is William-her to be wholesome and interest- wealthy. MRS. ALBERT E. ANDERSON, and family, Janet Vk, Charles 10 months, and her husband, who is employed at Larson Furniture Store, formerly resided in Mon- m6uth. They are now living at 567 N. Cedar St. Mrs. Anderson the former Joyce McBride of Little York, was active in the Lutheran Church in Monmouth where they also belonged to the Elks Club. Her special interest is music. Mrs. Anderson attended Monmouth College. She belongs to Newcomers Club in Galesburg. ing looking while the Prince Consort is handsome. From the hook of Holland, they crossed the North Sea to Harwich, England on the last lap of their trip. In New York they were met by cousins and stayed two days in that city. And what countries did they like best? Scotland and Holland for they are so beautiful. Every available last inch is filled with called the Venice of the North. Like many other tourists going over from this side of the water, they discovered that Europeans I). Brackcr of this city, isi Hall Friday evening at 8 o'clock, responsible for the famous collcc-JA social hour will follow the meet- ilion of Indian relics and paintings' !found l.r.ro. He presented an ex-, Icellent sUyy of Black Hawk and; ]his people. Included in the col- 1 lection was a picture of Mrs. Mary iMack, great great granddaughter, .'of Chief Black Hawk, who now lives in Oklahoma but has reccntly | 'visited in this area. I I Over the door in this room con-! taining the Hauberg collection! .were the words of War Chief Black; Hawk — "For this spot I felt a, sacred reverence and never could j consent to leave it without being! CHICKEN SUPPER AND BAZAAR Wednesday, October 14 MAXEY CHAPEL Serving B#gini 4:30 P. M. Adults 1.25 * Children under 10, SOc CORN BREAD AND BEAN SUPPER Friday, Ocfokir 9 EAGLE HOME 78 N. Chambert Sf. Serving starts at 4:30 p.m. Sponsored by F.O.I. Auxiliary 518. MRS. I. C. ETH1NGTON Is the mother of four children, Pamela, 9, Jay, 6, Butch, S, and Steve, 4. The fan.ily resides at 381 Franklin St. Mrs. Ethington, the former Joan Garner of Corning, Iowa, includes church and school work among her many activities. Mr. Ethington is a trainmaster for the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad, forced therefrom." Sire is a Newcomers Club mem- I Black Hawk State Park con- 1 bcr - of 207 acres of land on the! Verbal and Pictorial lour Is .Grossman OUR ENTIRE STOCK OF SIDNEY HELLER BLOUSES y 4 to y*y OFF! i BUY FOR YOUR FALL WARDROBE! DRASTICALLY ^ Taken by Meletotueus and Guests Forty-two members of Meletomen visit to Paris was described. From Study Club and guests were enter^ Paris the group boarded a plane tained at the home of Mrs. Otisfor America going home by way Goff, 1030 N. Prairie St., Mondaykjf London where pictures showing evening. Speaker for the guest the extensive preparation for the event was Miss Hildur Lindrothe coronation were taken. Also she who took the group on a pictorial showed pictures of the formal gar- and verbal trip through the Scan |dens in England and Scotland, dinavian countries. Miss Helen Lindrothe assisted ., Souvenirs from Europe display hf -r sister in showing the pictures bright flowers until the countriesicd in the living room and in the and Mrs. Ruth Firth, a guest, add- become a flower garden, Scotlandjdining room where refreshment.' f -'J to the description of many especially, while Amsterdam is j were served later gave the atmos-j^cnes as she was also a member phere for the evening's program. oi 'he tour. Decorating the dining table was ai The committee for the evenin? centerpiece of blue and yellow'was composed of Mrs. Goff, chair- chrysanthemums and a runncrjman. Mrs. M. L. Bndgewater, Miss with Swedish flags on it. Miss Min-jM'riam Lester, and Mrs. J. E. nie Johnson, president, welcomed i Be, t< The next meeting of the the guests following their intro- clu " be 0ct ~ ™- duction during roll call. ., ; :, , Miss Lindrothe Speaks Dlvlde y° ur hamper with heavy Many of the slides shown by cardboard to make a partition, Miss Lindrothe were taken in the separated. This suggestion may rural areas of Sweden where most S ™J™ tlme when u comes t0 of her relatives reside and with ! whom she visited. These scenes j depict the love for flowers and the j pride the Swedish people take in their homes. A small Swedish flag is displayed in some room in every Swedish home. In addition to her description of (he Land of the Midnight Sun, the highlights of her trip to penmark, [especially the beauty of the city of Copenhagen, were related. In Copenhagen she and her cousin, Mrs. Henry Miles, were guests in the home of Paul E. Johnson and Mrs. P. Arthur Johnson, formerj Galesburg residents. 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