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June 24, 1955

The Mexia Daily News from Mexia, Texas · Page 3

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THE MEXIA DAILY NEWS. METIA, TfitAl, fUtDAT, JTWE 24, 1ISS PA Of Dr., Mrs. Max Levy Parents of Girl Dr. and Mrs. Max Levy, of Houston, arc (he parents of'a ba- 1\V Rill horn, March 22. The baby has been named Marilyn Joe. The paternal grandmother of the baby is Mrs. Max Levy, Sr., of Houston, and (he maternal' grandparents arc Mr. and Mrs. Emiie Nussbaum of Mexia. The couple has ohe other child, Mark, aged sevbrt'years. . -p——— Mr., and Mrs. Jimmy Wat.;on of Big Spring l; are visiting Mr. Watson's mother, Mrs. J. A. Watson. The World's Most Advanced Sewing Machines HtCCHI, world ( moi> advanced cabinet macftini UNA, voiM'i mcil itiimit ptrttkli Sold Exclusively In Mexia By— LITTLE SEWING CENTER For Free Demonstrations Call GY6-3371 211 East Bowie Mexia Junior GA Girls Return Fiom Baylor Houseparty Eighteen girls have returned from the Baptist Girls Auxiliary houseparty held for the past three days at Baylor University. Coronation ceremonies, held Thursday evening in reoogniza- tion of the various works completed, climaxed the three-day program. Mrs. Bill Maddox, First Baptist church Junior Girls Auxiliary councilor, was in charge of arrangements for the Jvlexia group. They were accompanied by Mrs. E. E. Sims and Mrs. Bill Radford. All girls attending were of the age group 9 years through 12 years. Those attending were Kalhy Sims, Nancy Adams, Donna Sue Eden, Barbara Hollovvay, Patricia Berry, Evelyn Berry, Pamela Moore, Mary Kay WardUiw. Kris Roberts,' Jan Roberts, Linda Weeks, Willa Moore, Becky Eicl- son, and Judy Matthews, Bonny Blankcnship, Charlotte Tyner, Linda Sellers and Carolyn Mathis. Lieut, and Mrs, Jimmy Williams, of Waco, are spending the weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Thornc. * * * Tommy Miles was a Dallas visitor Friday. * * * Mr. and Mrs. Hardin Teslerman of Amarillo, have returned home after a short visit with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Testerman. WANTED - - - MEN FOR THE TV FIELD IN THIS AREA $JOO and up per week earned by qualified personal. No experience necessary. Will arrange training for industry that WILL NOT INTERFERE WITH PRESENT EMPLOYMENT. If interested got in "'NOW while opportunities are still available. Fill out and mail coupon below to— TV OPPORTUNITY. Box. Ho. 431 Mexia, Texas Name _ _ Address _ , City ; __ State Occupation _.. _ _ My Working Hours Are From: Radio-Television Training School, Inc. Age. No. 167-Q Texas Club Womtn To Conduct Drive For Safe Holiday WORTHAM, June 21— (SPL)— Clubs of 3rd District were invited to joj in a nationwide life-saving project based on a chain of telephone calls which will be conducted by the Texas Federation of Women's Clubs June 29-30. Mrs. W. F. Eckhardt of Wortham. 3rd district president of the Texas Federation, urged that all clubwomen join in this concentrated special event in the federation's continuing ' traffic .safety program. Aim of the 'phone call chain is to evoke a special spirit of safe conduct and caution in the motoring public over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. She suggests that each member (if a federated club make four telephone calls to friends and neighbors, appealing for driving with care over the holiday weekend. Each of the four recipients will be asked to call four othrr friends in turn and pass on the message, including the request that each call one additional person. "We can thus reach- millions over the country," Mrs. Eckhardt pointed out. "If our reminder .saves even one life, it is well worth it." Last July 4th, 348 people were killed, 33 .of them in Texas, on that one day. The telephone appeal to drive with care is part of a statewide effort to prevent needless slaughter this year on the highways. Co-opcratng in the stress on safety are the Texas Safety Association and the Texas Department of Public Safety, as well as the 1200 clubs of the Texas Federation. Dinner Party Given For H. Hitt And Miss Miller Mr. and Mrs. Jack McKenzie and Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Reed were hosts for a dinner party in honor of Herman Hitt, Jr., and Miss Dorothy Miller, Thursday, June 16, preceding their marriage last Saturday evening. A variety of seasonal flowers were used throughout the home at all vantage points. The buffet table was centered with an arrangement of daisies and yellow snapdragons and the honorees table was centered with a bouquet of pink roses intermingled with snapdragons. During the social hour Mr. Hitt and Miss Miller were presented with a gift from the hosts. Those present were Mr. Hitt, Miss Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Miller, of Leona, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Hitt, Mr. and Mrs. Monroe Hitt, Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Maddox, Mrs. Wilton Robinson, Rev. and Mrs. W. C. Easton, Rev. and Mrs. J. B. Lamb, Dr. and Mrs. Wm. D. Pittman, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Campbell, Miss Betty Boyd, Jackie McKenzie, and Becky and Kathy Reed. .—o Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Ray left Friday for Pascagoula, Miss., to make their home. : -—• Ed Roy Simmons ATTORNEY AND COUNSELOR-AT-LAW Professional Building 107 East Palestine Street Mexia . . Telephone GY6-&7S1 Dale Hamilton Named Honoree On Third Birthday Dale Hamilton was named hon- orce on his third birthday anniversary, Tuesday, June 21, at a party given by his mother, Mrs. Dan Edd Hamilton. The little guests enjoyed a play hour on the terrace where movies were made of the various groups. The refreshment table featured the birthday cake of green and yellow, decorated with a cowboy roping a calf and the inscription "Happy Birthday Cowboy." Three yellow candles topped the cake. Pastel cup cakes centered with a miniature birthday candle were served with ice cream. The guests were given multicolored pin wheels as party favors. Those present were Freddy Robinson, Diana McBay, Laura Lou Pittman,, Dcrward Glynn Cook, Kathleen Oliver, Nancy Jane Turner, Kelly Newman, Elaine Turner, Donna Estes, Barry Brown, Ginny Pat Schuh, Mark Mays, Sharon and Diane Porter, Lisa Kris Kerzee, and Stace Carrington. Also Bobby and Nancy Forrest, Susie And Stevic Schultz, Linda Harryman, Eddie Boyd, Biddie Pratt, Guy and Brad Rogers, Johnny Holloway, Karon Ann Bain, Kenny McFall, Raymond Rogers, Laura Whisenhunt, and Sherrill Cannon and Bill Ward, Mark Hancock, Loya McReynolds and Keith McReynolds, all of Coolidgc. Mrs. Hamilton was assisted with the courtesies by Mrs. T. G. Hamilton, grandmother of the honoree, and Mrs. John Bennett, aunt -of the honoree. Liking In-Laws Is Proper Start •f HUTH MILLETT A Wetitan reader a»kt. "Why don't you point out to this summer's brides how wonderful a thing it can be to have the love and respect and loyalty of your in-laws?" All rHrht. t will. Th* wife who wins the love, respect and loyalty of her husband's parents is way ahead of the wife who begins to resent her in-laws as soon as the honeymoon is over. Per on* thing, she hat her hut- band's parents as her boosters instead of having them against her. If they feel affection for her and she for them, then she has ttadc two wonderful friends. Furthermore, family get-too*!- icrs are something to enjoy, not Ircad, when a daughter-in-law las the admiration and respect of her husband's parents and they are comfortable in the knowledge hat she feels the same way a)out them. Her husband if sure to think nore highly of her as a person if she regards his parents with af- "cction than if.she meets their ef- 'ort to keep their place in their son's affection with hostility. There we »o many advantages to getting along with one's in-laws that it is short-sighted for any bride to think it can't be A Want-Ad Will Do The Job! For something that really "pulls" you can't beat a sure-fire, inexpensive Want-Ad in this newspaper. Business firms and individuals throughout thll area profit daily through use of Want-Ads—quick, reliable, easy to prepare. We will be glad to help you either by telephone or at the Mexia Dally News office in person. Give a Want-Ad a try today, to sell. find, swap* rent, or buy. REACH MORE THAN 8000 READERS DAILY OUR LOW WANT-AD RATES Words 15 20 25 30 One Time .75 1.00 1.25 1.50 2 or 3 Times 1.50 2.00 2.50 3.00 Six Times 2.25 3.00 3.75 4.50 10% DISCOUNT WILL BE ALLOWED FOR CASH PAYMENT Diol GY6-2868 ond let us help your prepare o "Wont Ad that will do tht job for you! EVERYBODY READS DAILY NEWS WANT ADS Christian Women Meet Monday At B. 0. Barnett Home The Women's Felrlowship of the First Christian church met Monday at 7:30 p.m. in the home of Mrs. B. O. Barnett, with Mrs. L. L. Spencer as co-hostess with Mrs. Barnett. ~ f A brief business session was held with Mrs. Val Horn, presi : dent, presiding. Mrs. L. L. Spencer, acting program chairman, presented Mrs. Charles A. Davis and Mrs. Earl Speer to give the devotional program. Mrs. Davis talked briefly on "Women Following Christ" with emphasis on the changes made in the lives of those who follow Christ. She also lead the group in two soitgs. , M Speer read a v passage of scripture. A question and answer session on the "Origin and Beliefs of the Disciples of Christ" was.con- ducted by Mrs. Reid Partlow. The group asked a list of selected questions. Mrs. Partlow answered and led in an informative and interesting discussion of the history, beliefs and practices of the Disciples of Christ. ; The group was invited into the dining room where punch and cake squares were served, by Mrs. Barnett and Mrs. Spencer. The refreshment table was centered with an attractive arrangement of roses and Belles of Ireland. Jacqueline Spencer presided at the punch bowl. Twenty members were present for the evening's program. MANNERS Moke Friends It is embarrassing to a wife to have her husband jump to perform small courtesies for other women that he never thinks of doing for her. A real gentleman is every bit as courteous to his wife as he is to other women. * * * '. •:.! When you are uriaule to speak to the person you have telephoned and are asked by the person answering to leave a message, it is courteous to do so. Even if you can't leave a telephone number, at least say, "This is J. S. I'll call back later." When you refuse to leave any kind of message — even your name—you are being rude to the person' who is trying to be of service. the EASY payment way Check These Low PAYMENTS improve your HOME If Amount of Purchase is ... . 1200.00 MOO.OO MOO.OO MOO.OO $1000.00 Lewest Monthly Payment b 16.31 112.71 •Ii.lt „ f 2S.M I31.M . . . and remember NO DOWN PAYMENT We'll take ovjr the. details . . . -You'll enjoy the result*. FREE ESTIMATES THE NEECE LUMBER CO. 101 E. Palestine OYI-UM DM. W. DUKE PITTMAN D*. WILLIAM D. PITTMAN OPTOMBTMiaTS) ftntXtA,TBXA» done or that It isn't worth the effort. Most r*un«. wive* would get off to a better start if they made up their minds to follow one simple rule: "1 will always treat my hut- band's parents with the same kindness, affetMon, and consideration that 1 hope my husband will always show my parents." Trouble with bylaw* often starts because a wife is expecting trouble and looking for slights, criticsm, and interference. If instead the looks for love, respect, and loyalty—she has n good chance of finding what she is looking for. --o— David Eller arrived Friday from Junction, where he is attending A&M Adjunct, to spend the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Eller. * • * Mr. and Mrs. Herman Focke and son, Johnny, Mrs. A. S. Johnston and Mr. and Mrs. John Focke left Friday for Albany where they will spend the weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Sam Webb and attend the Fandangle celebration. They were accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. George Allen of Jacksonville. HURRY COMANCHE PETUH'AS AUo Xing Henry (rod) pink and while coleut. ted teJvie shrimp end geranium plants. A gardener U a man wh« nevet lets grate grow under his feel. Sporks B. Jtnkins PhoMl GYS-Mlt DRIVE-IN CURB SERVICE FROZEN—Fruits. Vegetables Stoaks. Pit. CAN FOODS—SANDWICH MEATS—SALADS CABELL'S DAIRY PRODUCTS WRIGHT'S DAIRY-WAY Ml Wost Commorco .... Phono GY6-2l7t Htw tit* Gtt Ihit tip !• put you in tap styk. 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