The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 11, 1966 · Page 2
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T*B - Bythevflto (Arfc.) Courier N«wt - faturfiy, 3m» 11, MM — Society News — Glenna Lambert, Society Editor Phone PO 8-4461 Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Johnson (Photo by jinx) Miss Moore, Jimmy Johnson Recite Vows at First Baptist The wedding of Miss Sandra Elaine Moore, daughter of Mr. arid Mrs. Forrest Wilson Moore, and Jimmy Warren Johnson, son; of Mr. and Mrs. Bedford Forrest Johnson of Tchula. Miss., was solemnized Saturday afternoon at First Baptist Church. Rev. Alvls B. Carpenter, pastor, performed the ceremony. ^Woodwardia fern and wrought Iron candelabra formed the setting for the wedding. The altar was banked with woodwardia interspersed with white tapers. The wedding party stood before a pyramid of white tapers aid woodwardia flanked by white tapers in candletrees. ThT chancel rail graced with smilax completed the background for the satin covered prie-dleu. Thomas P. Lane, minister of music at Bellevue Baptist Church In Memphis, as vocalist, and Mrs. Joe Whisenhunt presented wedding music. Maid of honor was Miss Alice Gay Moody of Mary Ester, Fla., and Hollandale, Mtss. Brides- Golden Age Glub Meets •- Golden Age Club held their regular meeting Thursday even- Ing at the nursing home. .' President, Mrs. Emily Conley led the group in a prayer and conducted a short business session. A duet was presented by Mrs. Viola Morris and Mrs. Mollie Kinningham and readings by Mrs. Conley and Mrs. Leona Mullins. • A card was sent to Mrs. L. 0. Gill who is a patient in the hospital. . The meeting closed with the theme song. Mrs. Morris will host fte next meeting at her borne. maids were Miss Billie Faye Casey and Mrs. Hubert Wilson Roberts. Jr., both of Memphis, and Miss Donna Marie Hays of Tchula. The attendants wore floor length aqua dresses. Fashioned with bodices of Alencon lace, a full back panel gave fullness to the sheath skirt of chiffon. Their headpieces were of aqua roses enhanced with pearls and secured to a veil of aqua maline. The honor attendant carried a bouquet of happiness roses and the bridesmaids' bouquets were of pink princess roses. The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore an original gown by Joelle of white peau de soie and Alencon lace. The fitted bodice featured a scalloped neckline encrusted with tiny seed pearls and long sleeves. The dome - shaped skirt was enhanced with lace and seed pearls and the watteau back developed into a chapel train. Her veil fell from a crown of lace petals accented with pearls. She carried a cascade bouquet of white rosebuds, florets and miniature Ivy centered with a white cattleya orchid. Her only jewelry was a diamond pendant necklace, a gift of the groom. The bridegroom's father served as best man. Groomsmen were Larry Tate, Wayne Hart and Arthur Dawson, all of Memphis. Randy Hawks and Hubert Wilson Roberts, Jr.. of Memphis served as ushers. For her daughter's wedding, Mrs. Moore wore a pink sheath dress of Italian silk designed with a sleeveless bodice beaded at the waist. She wore matching accessories and a corsage of pink rosebuds. Mrs. Johnson's dress of rose silk featured a nylon lace over- blouse and a sheath skirt. Completing her ensemble were matching accessories and a corsage of white pixie carnations. A reception at the home of the bride's parents followed the ceremony. The bride's table, draped in white tulle and smilax held a wedding cake topped with wed ding bells nestled in leathersleaf fern and pink sweetheart rosebuds. Punch was served from a sll ver punch bowl and silver appointments completed the table letting. A summer arrangement white stock and pink marguerite daisies was used on the piano. The receiving line stood before a background of white taperi In candletrees. Miss Ann Seay presided at the guest register. Mrs. Grady McGee of Ptne Bluff, aunt of the bride, served the cake and Mrs. John Edgar Hays of Tchula, sister of the groom, presided at the punch bowl. Others assisting were Mrs James T. Peterson, Mrs. Lamar Welborn, Mrs. Cora Cathy, Mrs. Kenneth Poff. Miss Shelley Tarpley, Rose Poff and Unda Lovelace. Out of town guests were Mr and Mrs. Herbert Miller o! Houston, Miss., Mr. and Mrs Floyd Seay, and Mrs. Rober Seay of Clarksville, Tenn., Mr and Mrs. Grady McGee of Pin Bluff, Mr. and Mrs. Edgar I Moody of Clarksdale, Miss Vena Henley of Dallas, Mrs. A. S Alexander of "^eachvllle, Miss and Mrs. Thomas P. Lane, Mr Ann Seay of Phoenix, Arix.; Mr. and Mrs. B. L. Hand, Mr and Mrs. John Coleman III Cathy Ruth Coleman, Mr. an Mrs. George Greb, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. George Greb, Miss Lurin Martin and Mrs. Dessie Emmet all of Memphis. When the bride and groom lef on a trip to the Gulf Coast, sh wore for traveling a three-piec turquoise costume suit wit 1 black patent accessories and white cattleya orchid corsage The couple will make thei home at 2452 Ketchum Cove i Memphis where Mr. Johnson i associated with Staple Cotto: Cooperative Assn. Miss Huffman To Study n Germany Miss Susan Huffman, daughter of Mr. and Mrs, Elbert Huffman, has been selected as a jarticipant for a National De- ense Education Act Institute for eachers of German to be held n Munich, Germany. . The institute is organized by jewis and Clark College and will be held on the Jniversity of Munich campus. The group will speak German exclusively and will ttudy German language, literature and listory and meet with writers, eachers, historians and politicians. They will visit Vienna, Berlin, Switzerland and points of interest in Bavaria. Miss Huffman will leave June 15 for New York where she will join 79 other German teachers and professors for the flight to Munich. They will return August 3. Next year she will teach German in the Houston Independent School District. BIythevilles Newest and Finest Restaurant BILL OF FARE Sunday, June 12th ENTREES Swiss Steak Braised Liver and Onions Chicken Livers with Bacon Roast Beef with Brown Gravy Alaskan King Crab Legs Shrimp Stuffed with Crab Meat Southern Style Chicken - Family Style Served with Appetizer, Salad, Vegetables, Drink & Dessert We Specialize In Fine Steak* - Sea foods - Prime Rib Phone PO 3-8168 For Reservations Private Dining Roomi for Banquets and Parties DRUMMER BOY MOTEL AND RESTAURANT 1020 S. Division PO 8-8168 Shower Honors Mrs. West A stork shower was give Tuesday evening at the home o Mrs. Ray White honoring Mrs Johnny Bruce West. Co - hostesses were Mrs. Har old Thompson, Sr., and Mrs White. For the occasion, Mrs. Wes chose a pink and white ensembl with white accessories. Special guests for the affai were Mrs. Norwood Courtney mother of the honoree, and Mrs John West, Sr., of Promise Land. After the gifts were opened refreshments were served from a table overlaid with a hanc made lace cloth. An arrangement of pink and white sprin flowers was used as a center piece. Fifteen guests attended. MURR THEATRE Your Friendly Theatre OSCEOLA •••••••••••*•••••••••• Last Time Today "HOLD ON" "EYES OF ANNIE JONES" Installation Is Monday American Legion Auiliary will meet Monday evening at 8 in the Little Hut ;6 install new officers for the coming year. Installing officer will be dis trict president, Mrs. W. J. Van Cleve. A musical program will be presented by Mrs. Jeff Hester, Hostesses will be Mrs. Van Cleve and Mrs. Dennis Carmon JBitsof Newsl I moitty perional illllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllHUNIIIIIIIIIIIII Miss Mary Virginia Kerner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William G. Kerner of Dell, was awarded the Methodist Hospital School of Nursing Faculty Award at graduation ceremonies Thursday in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. John Cherry were in Fayetteville last weekend to attend graduation exercises of their son, John S. Cherry. Jr., from the University «f Arkansas Law School. Others who returned yesterday from Batesville where they attended a Synodical Training Conference were Mrs. Arnold Brittain, Mrs. Mike Simon and Mrs. Harman Taylor. Mrs. Maxine Newman and Mr. and Mrs. Dan Hoskins left last night for Akron, Ohio, where they will spend a week visiting Mrs. Newman's son and family, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Newman. TSgt. and Mrs. Rex G. Lovell of Rapid City, S. D., are visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. G. Lovell and other relatives in Blytheville. Altrusas Meet Monday Programs for next year will be planned when Altrusa Club meets Monday evening at the Goff Hotel. The dinner meeting begins at 7 o'clock. GRADUATES — Among candidates for doctor of medicine degrees from the University of Arkansas Medical Center at exercises tomorrow afternoon In Little Rock will be (left to right) Bruce Thompson, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Thompson; Eugene f. SUB, H, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. F. Still, and Ben W. Harpole, III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ben H*r- pole, Jr. RECIPIENTS — Fred J. Ellis, Jr., and Sherry Darlene Walters have been awarded the Blytheville American Legion Education Fund for 1966-67. Mr. Ellis, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Godwin, attends Southern Baptist College. Miss Walters is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ewell Walters and plans to attend Arkansas State College in the fall. Newcomers Schedule Activities Newcomers Club members and guests were entertained at a luncheon last Friday at the Drummer Boy Restaurant. Mrs. John Kersnick, president welcomed guests Mrs. Ben Matthews, Mrs. Sam Pittman, Mrs. Charles Harrison and Mrs. John White. Reports were heard on the various activities and a list of meeting dates announced. The Sip and Sew Club met Tuesday morning with Mrs. Bob Littrell and the Bridge Group met Friday it 12:30 at the Razorback Restaurant. The Ceramics Club meets at Ruth's Ceramics. Mrs. Raymond Davis reported that the scrapbook will be completed for the September meeting. The club voted to hold a candy sale to finance activities of the club during the year. Special thanks was given to Mrs. Joe Beckman and her committee for their work on the club float which won first place of $100. After the business meeting, all members participated in a "get acquainted" game. Door prizes were awarded to Mrs. Tracy S a n d o w, Mrs. Charlies Harrison, Mrs. Walt Jenkins, Mrs. John White, Mrs. Joe Beckman and Mrs. Shirley McMann. The next business meeting | will be held in September with the election of officers. The July meeting will be a dance at the Jaycee Building and during August a picnic is planned at Crowley's Park. Officers Installed Southeast Missouri Association of Educational Secretaries met Thursday night for their installation and r e g u 1 a r quarterly meeting. Mrs. Helen Martin, secretary, of Blytheville Air Force Base, was the installing officer and used for her theme, "Music." Installed were Peggy Turner of Kennett, President; Wanda Zolman of Southland, vice president; Ila Belle Ogden of Campbell, corresponding secretary and treasurer; Sonja Collier of Deering, re- ing secretary; and Charlene Clevenger of Senath - Hornersville. reporter. After the installation ceremony, a short business meeting was held. The next meeting will be Sept. 1 at Arbyrd. Refreshments were served during the social hour. Ray Daniels, Leighton George and Lou Ann Howard. Mr, and Mrs. George will be leaving soon to make their home in Detroit, Mich. fBIVILEQ» AUTHORIZED *• SECOND CLASS MAIL BljthnlUo Courier Nem 8LYTHEVILLB, ABE, ZIP - till* Barry W. Htlnei, Pukllihw 3rd at Walnut fill BlyHieTille. Ark. Published dull? except Sunriw Second CISM postage pair) »t B17- thevllle. Ark. HOME DELIVER! RATC8 fn Blytheville and towna la tlw Blytherllle trade territory Call? 30o net we»* BY MAIL PAYABLE IN ADVANCE Within 50 miles at BljtheilUe $7.00 per year More than 50 miles from Blythttllle 113.00 per year First , Baptist Church Blyrheville, Ark. Sunday, May 21 10:50 A.M. SERVICE 'FOR SINNERS ONLY" 7:30 P.M. SERVICE "A SAINT WITH MUSCLES" Rev. A. B. Carpel Icr Pastor SUN. • MON. • TUES. Coming Events Monday Presbyterian Women of the Church circle meeting will be held in the following homes: Circle I, Mrs. G. W. Dillahunty. Circle II, Mrs. H. H. Houchins with Mrs. Sam Norris as co hostess. Circle III, Mrs. Jack Webb. Circle IV, Mrs. George Wilson. Circle V, Mrs. Finis Hardy. Circle VI, Mrs. Frank Grigsby with Mrs. Jim Fields as co- hostess. First Chrisitan CWF will hold ^^^^^^^^•^•••^•••MBBBk ELIAS Drive-In Theatre 1 Mile So. Hwy. 61 OSCEOLA *••»••*••••••••••••••• Last Time Today "LAS VEGAS HILLBILLYS" "MAN WHO COULD CHEAT DEATH" the following meetings: Hope Group, 1 p.m. at the church. Faith Group, 2 p.m. with Mrs. R. M. Beck. Love Group will not meet. American Legion Auxiliary, 8 p.m., Little Hut for installation of officers. COMING SOON ELVIS PRESLEY IN "PARADISE, HAWAIIAN STYLE" IN COLOR SUN. & MON. THE MAN WITH A OUN IS PLUS ROCK HUDSON GINA LOLLOBRIGIDA ''Strange Bed- Fellows" Altrusa Club 7 p.m., Hotel, dinner meeting. Goff Couple Bid Farewell Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hicks entertained at their home Wednesday evening with a farewell party honoring Mr. and Mrs. Rene George. Attending the barbecue cookout were Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Earls, Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Weidman, Mr. and Mrs. Billy SOUTH HIGHWAY 61 Admission: Adults 75c; Children Accompanied By Parents. Free Only If SAT. - TRIPLE FEATURE 1ST SHOW FEATURES AT 7:30, 8:30, 9:30 3RD SHOW 2ND SHOW SUN. - MON. - TUES. ADULT ENTERTAINMENT 7:30 "A MOVIE THAT YOU" SHOULD NOT MISS! -JUDITH CRIST, on NBC-TV"TODAY" (MM The Motion Picture That Won the Academy Award's Beit Aetna 1966 tor Julio Christie. First Blytherille Showing A THOUGHT TO REMEMBER By Mrs. Buddy Howard A family found this verse in personal papers and we were graciously given permission to publish it. I've a wonderful boy, and I say to him, "Son— Be fair and be square in the race you must run. Be brave if you lose and be meek if you win, Be better and nobler than I've ever been. Be honest and noble in all that you do And honor the name I have given to you. We will grow up together, I'll too be a boy And share in your trouble and share in your joy. We'll work out problems together and then We will lay out our plans when we both will be men. And oh,, what a wonderful joy this will be, No pleasure in life could be greater for me". We hope this verse opens treasured avenues of family thought for you. Incidentally, we don't know who wrote this poem. If you happen to know, will you be kind enough, please, to write and let us know? MRS. BUDDY HOWARD, HOWARD FUNERAL HOME. Continuous Showing Daily from 2 p.m. Saturday continuous from 1:00 p.m. SAT.-SUN.-MON. FOR GENERAL AUDIENCE HIS NEWEST I HIS BIGGEST! COMING SOON TO THE RITZ BLINDFOLD — With Rack Hndton * CUadlm Ctrdlwto MONKEY'S UNCLE — With Tommy Kirk THREE ON A COUCH - With Jerry Uwli MY FAIR LADY - With Audrey Hepburn It R«« Harrlion

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