The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 7, 1944 · Page 2
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jc-AGB TWO BLYTHtiVILLE (AKK.) COURIER' NEWS' " FRIDAY, JULY 7, 1944 Bridge Party Is Given Honoring Mrs. T. G, Seal MrsTT. O." Seal of TAiafly. N, J., housejuest of Mrs. Oeraldlne Greene, was guest of honor at a flcfsert bridge given last night by Mrs. Paul Greenyvell and Mrs. E. R. Mason. The four bridge tables were av- ranged In the Colonial Room at Hotel Noble, with wises of mixed Summer flowers • used to decorate the room. High score prize went to Mrs. Henry Humphreys and,second hlgli to Mrs.. James V. Dates, while Mrs. Seal also was' presented with ii gift'from her hostesses. • * • • Mrs. Hill Is Hostess To Club Members, Guest Mrs. James Hill .Jr., entertaining members of the Friday Lninch- con Club yesterday''morning nt hcv home, also was hostess to one e\iest, Mrs. 'Edith McCool. ' As lias become the custom of the dull since the Summer months began, members gathered In the morning for their bridge games, v;hen sandwiches and Iced drinks were served In place of .luncheon, Daisies, gladioli, sweelpeas and roses were arranged .In a crystal towl to form a', colorful ceulefplce for the dining .table. ' High score prize went to Mrs. Marvin Nimn aiid second high to V'. * • . : Bunco Club Entertained Miss Hiilh Blankenship of St. Louis•, was a guest of Mrs. Byron Nail lust, night when she enter- tainied members of the G. N. B. Club for their customary weekly bunco party. Also playing as a new .member of the club nt last night's party was Mrs. John Diill- 'hiirt/. Mrs, Robert Weedman won bunco prize/Mrs. Nail high score, and Miss 'Blnnkonhliv low score. A salad plate with "Iced drinks wns served. '' Ror Dancing or Sunning Card Club Is Entertained All members of the Friendly Seven Club wore present for the regular weekly afternoon parly given Wednesday afternoon by Mrs. Eugene Brown, who entertained the group at her hpme on \Vest Ash Street. Rose. 1 ;, crepe myrtle and sweet- peas were arranged throughout the living rom and dining rcom. Iced drinks and cookies were served late in the afternoon, after guests hail spent several .hours at cards. 'ut-of-Town Visitor etcd At Informal Party Mrs. Adolphe Heinlcke of St. ouis, who, with Mr. Heinlcke, has 'en the hoiiscguesl of her nioth- , Mrs. S. P. Crafton, for the asl. several days, was compliment- 1, _vcsterda v morning when Mrs. . "li. Hoiichlns entertained with l Informal coca-cola party nt her om e on West Main. Twenty-four of Mrs. Hclnlckc's ost Intimate friends were Invited spend nn hour In "visiting" with ic guest of honor, who made her omc here prior to her marriage st year. Oay-lmed Summer flowers were sed throughout the entertaining ooms of the house. * » • Are Parents of Daughter Mr., and Mrs. T. Holston Robln- on of Ocean' Park, Calif., announce birth of a daughter Monday iprnlng in Ocean Park. The' baby, leir second child, has been named arah Phillips. They have a son 'om Holston Jr., who is six. Mrs. Robinson is the former Miss f.ft Wheeler of Dtylh'evlllc. / • • » i Birthday Party Is Given Thelma Jean Book celebrated I ixth birthday yesterday afternoon rticn she entertained with n parts t the home of her parent, Mr. nd Mrs. Arthur Book on LnClcde Street. Twelve youngsters were Invited or several hours of games am : phicsts, before they were served vlth birthday cake, Ice cream and :andy. . TTOLLYHOCK printed pique _ Inakes a striking holler fash ion 'for days in the sun or—with gala accessories—evenings of fun Note how the slit skirt echoe the''flattering line ot the sweet heart neck, and the overblouse effect achieved with ruffling. Glamor for Dems 'Apparently tlelormined to match the G. 0. P.'s blonde glamor-gill Clare Booflio Luce, Democrats have named former screen star Helen Gahagan Douglas, to make a major speech ot the Democratic national convention in Chicago, winner of n California congressional primary, she • will be a delegate. Home Demonstration Notes Shady Lane Home Demonstration Club members met with Mrs. T. T. Campbell on Wednesday for the regular monthly meeting, with nine members and three visitors present. Visitors were Mrs. Kenneth young of Memphis, and .Misses Vanlla and Imogene Campbell. Roll call was answered with each member Idling how much she has canned Ihfs year. Mrs. If. G. Mcllnffcy topped the list. A discussion of garden Insects was given by Mrs. Robert McHaf- fcy, and Mrs. p. T. ptxoii ga've plans for a Fall garden. Plams also were made for the annual Rest Camp. During the recreational hour, games were played asd Mrs, Dlxon won the contest. Refreshments of sandwiches cookies and Iced drinks were served by the hostess. The next meeting will be at the home of Mrs. Murray Mcllaffey on AUK. 2. McKeruie Admitted To Bar In Georgia Sam McKennic, 23-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Mckenzle, wax sworn In as a lawyer today at Athens, On., after having' successfully passed the bar examlnatidnr of that state. A stiidcnt nt University of Oeor- Bla at Athens, Mr. McKenzio v|lll continue his studies there until he receives his degree In law In December of this year. At the Hospitali Blylhevllle Hospital Admitted— 'W. B. Tiirbyflll, city. Vernbii Cunningham, Luxora. Shirley Moore, Lcachvllle. Mrs. B. R. Hastings, Hayti, Mo. Ernestine Balnes, Hayti, Mo. Dismissed— Mrs. Shelby 1 Canard, city. ' Walls Hospital Admitted- Mrs. W. I. Wheat, city. Mrs. J. A. Orison, city. Dis-.inlssed— Mrs. Joe Freeman, Yarbro. Betty Lou Watkins, Lcachvllle. Memphis Methodist Hosiiitul Admitted— W. A. Long, city. Memphis Baptist Hospital Admitted- Mrs. A. J. Grooms, Lcachvllle. Shirley Driver, Osceola. Claude Spyres Missing LITTLE ROCK, July 1. (UP) — Former United Press Correspondent Claude Spyrcs. was reported missing in action after his bomber received a direct hit from a flak shell over Var, France. Ills mother, Mrs. Myrllcc Spy res of Little Rock, says her son's commanding officer oifcrs liltle hope for tho young navigator's safety. He Informed the mother that the 13-21 which Lieutenant. Spyres was invigEilar was hit directly by n shell mil no parachutes were seen leaving he falling plane. Spyrcs worked in the Uniled Press luienuc ut Little Hock and Okla- wnm Cily In 1942 and 1913 before the Air Corp;;. IN MEMOniAM Sergt. Howard Leonard Evans, A soldier buried overseas, Never to sec home again. . We feel in our hearts he met Jcsiu Before death overtook him. He wenl in the bloom of manhood His country to defend, and for the cause of freedom stood Unto the bitter end. The end came untimely, Our hearts with grief are torn. O Leonard, for yon we mourn. Mother, wife, sisters and brothers. Arkansas Bond Drive Is Approaching Goo/ LITTLE ROCK, July 7 (U.P.)'- Arkansas has subscribed Sfl pe cent of its Fifth War Loan quota But If the slate maintains its rec ord, It will buy at least 125 pe cent, as II has done in the fou previous drives. Ten counties went over the! marks yesterday to raise th stale's total thus far to belle than $61,511,000.• Flames Damage House A three-room house was partial ly destroyed by lire which swept the Helton Benson home on North Railroad street about 10:30 o'clock yesterday morning. The fire, which demolished the furnishings of the home, was believed to have started from a fine which had been cleaned onl earlier in the day. The property Is owned by Mrs. Riller Spain. Bits of News Mostly Personal Miss Marguerite Dolen spent the lollday weekend in Little Rock as he guest of Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Allen Jr. She returned here Wednesday. Mrs. William Dolen has had as jier houseguests for the past several days, Mrs. A. R, Blaylock of Crnwfordsvlllc, Ark., and Mrs. Robert Eberhardt of Kansas City. Mrs. 3olen accompanied Ihcm to Mem- mis this afternoon as they were ciiroute lo their homes. Miss Willie Nebhnt had as her >»est.s through the holiday weekend tfr. and Mrs. S. B. Bond and chil- Jren, Smtimy and Judy Bill, of Memphis. Mrs. Bond is a sister of Miss Ncblnit. Mrs. Victor Slllwell and children, Ouylia Sue and Victor Ray, have returned from n two-weeks visit In ^Jewbern, Tcnn. Tliey were uccom- lanled home by Mrs. StilweM's sls- :er, Miss Wilsle Phillips, who will here Tor two weeks. • Mr.- and ''Mrs. 1 'Rosco 'Crnfton and children, Rosco Jr, 'and Ramona, Mr. and Mrs. Rupert Crnflon and children, Sue, Rupert Martin and Pamela, Mrs. .S. .P. Crafton, Mr. ami Mrs. Adolphe IJeinlcke of St. Louis, Jim Crafton, ^anel Mr. and Mrs. T. W- Jeffries left today for Conway, Ark:, where they yvlll attend n family reunion through the weekend. Prom Conway, Mr. and Mis. .Heinlcke will return to their liome In St. Louis, accompanied by Rosco Ciaftpu Jr., and Rupert Martin - Ora'fton, and Mrs. Rosco Crafton and .daughter, Ramona will go to Herjer-Spring for a vLsit of two weeks with Mrs. • Oration's relatives. . Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Blankenship have us their guest Miss Rutl Blankenship of St. Louis. Claude P. Cooper attended Federal Court in Jpnesboro Wednesday and yesterday. Capt. Stephen Tlnu'ston of Eglin Field. Flu., has returned there after spending a brief leave here with Mrs. Tluirslon, who is the house- 8«cst of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Beck. Mrs. thurslou will return home next. week. Pfc. and Mis. David P. Smith of Fort Dix, N. J., ore spending their furlough here with ills parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. II. Smith on Highway 01, South..Hal Thompson, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. i,. Thompson, left Monday for Lutoock, Texas, where he will tak e a years' college work ol, .lie Texas Technological • college! .here under the Army Speclnlzed' Training Reserve Program. Ei]geii e P- Scymoi'o, who Is en>- iloycd In defense work In Kansas City, Mo., arrived home Monday to i|)end his vacation with his par- ;nls, Mr. and Mrs. W. G, Scy- nore on Highway 01 South. Mrs. L. S. Benish {s ill at her home on West Hearn Street. Allen and Jerry Berry, sons of Mr. and Mrs. Kendall Berry, left today for Premiss, Miss., where the v will spend several weeks as the guests of relatives, Lieut. Col. Ivy Crawford, who has been stationed at Camu Shelby, Miss., since April, is expected to arrive tonight for a brief visit with Mrs. Crawford and their daughters. Mrs. John R. McDonald; and Miss Eugenia Crawford. Colonel Crawford is enroiile to his new station DRESSES MINOR WOUNDS MOROLINE • Tl WHITE PETROLEUM-JELLY immmmmm* i ir/ Continuous Showi Erery Day Box Office Opens 1:45 Shaw Starts 2:00 LISTEN TO KLRN I:M *JL 11:45 pjm. t,M u at Fort Meade, Md. ^Mrs. G. V. Daws returned home last" night after a week's visit In Halls, Tenn., with her mother, Mrs. A. B. Witt. Her daughter, Willagenc Daws, remained for a longer visit with her grandmother. Boy, 10, Kills Brother . CONWAY, Ark,, July. 7 (U.P.) — Ten-yenr-old Charles Mlllsaj). Jr., accidentally shot his seven-year- old bialhcr to death at their White County home yesterday. Young William Edward was killed instantly by a small-caliber bullet. Last Time Today A Guy Named Joe with Spencer Tracy anil Irene Dunne Paramount News and Selected Short Subject Wamsuttdf* Supercale SHEETS Another "Hard-to-find" Buy ar THUS BETTER CARE FOR BABY Relievo the torturing discomfort of your baby a diaper rash-oven help prevent it -by sprinkW on M M « n » alter every ctenge. HpU rest comforlably-slcen better^and you'll get more rest loo .MujBna is a Eoothiog medicated pow- O I v'v ^° fr' ^»<l«rul relief from lire itching and bummg of heat rasl, aD J ^ f S" \ Bk , m lrn H loa »- Mcxsaoa' , - elps elsorh moisture often tlio cause of heat rash-thus often nVe- " ay-Ior baby's eato gel Alci MARGARET'S •< BEAUTY SHOP 1H S. nnt Phone 2532 i Bring Us Your Beauty Problems Ereninti BT An*lnUMBl The Gift Shop Modern mi Anttqme Olfii COSMETICS BABY GIFTS Greeting Catdj ' Novelties ,A 01JI For Kr^TbMff Ingram BUg. n^ «« MOSS BRYAN Cool Week-end FOUNTAIN! SPECIALS ! -ICE (mm SUNDAES- {Made With MidWesr Ice Cream) All Wanted Flavors -15c and 20c BOOST Art Old Blytheville Boy James C. Hale For Prosecuting Attorney Qualified and Experienced STATIONERY SPECIAL 96 Sheets, 48 Enve/opes Monarch Size Hammer- mill Bond Paper, Blue, Green, Ivory or White. $1 Special Cold Meat Plates . ; . 50c STORE TONIGHT Listen To MRS. T. D. WYNNE Of Fordyce, Speak In Behalf of DAVE TERRY For Governor 7:15-7:30 Over Radio Station KLCN Blytheville! Saturday Mflady-liilL mo gallic* a I,* iniffWil*,- neatest bcQiduij a bUa£ cl •aferiala- • '•Mtt p«rf*eHoa1 V * HANDS ACROSS THE Serial: "Alaskan Mystery" No. I't and Selected Short OB. Showing gat'day 1:00 to 11:36 Sunday and Monday Desert Song with Dennis Morgan anil Irene Manning V.iramount News anfl Short Continuous ghowlnc Ban. 1:15 to 1 ROXY Mtttatts 8»t- & Sun. Only Opens tach night 6:45; >UrU 7 Open* SoniUy 1:00; SUrt» 1:1» Cflnttanons Sham gat. an4 8«n. Mfhl Krerr Nlchl Kzeeyl N» PUM* honond OB flniaj the B»iy. last Time Today Tbis Land Is Mine with Charles I.aughlon and Maureen O'Hara Sthcted Short Subject Charges Saturday Badlands of Dakota with Ann Rutherford anil Robert Stack Serial: "The Phantom" No. Z and Short Con. Shoving Sat'day 1:90 to 11:5* Sunday and Monday Hot Rhythm with Mona Drake and Robert Loivery Fox News and Short ContlnnoM Showing Son. 1:15 t« 11 ?' ^State-Owned Cars/ Tires and Gasoline g ..-.-, Are Being Used in i •* , _-'• • Behalf Of The i . . : "Figuring Candidate" For Governor! Since the beginning of Dave Terry's campaign . tour for governor, state-owned ears have been shadowing him daily. Obvious markings on these cars make it certain beyond a reasonable doubt that they are slate-owned cars. "".In view of the fact that patriotic citizens and taxpayers are restricted in the use of gas and in most cases cannot get .n^w tires—Dave Terry, charges that this mjs^ise of state-owned cars, gasoline and rubber is jiot only a deplorable waste of the taxpayers' money, but an outright unpatriotic act against our.war effort! DAVE TERRY Is Taking His Campaign To Free and Independent Voters Dave Terry has a strong faith in the free and independent voter. .When elected governor, Dave Terry assures each and every voter that tax money and state property will be used in the state's business for which it was intended and not mis-used and wasted to further selfish, political gains. With our boys fighting for freedom of the polls, Dave iTerry urges every free man to assert himself r independently. Anything less will be a mockery of [the democratic way of life they are fighting to keep for us! Join the Swing to Victory - Elect ] DAVE TERRY ~ E R NOR •&fi ' ' r ~"V .—Terry, Campaign Committedj

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