The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 14, 1949 · Page 6
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 6

Publication:
Location:
Blytheville, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Tuesday, June 14, 1949
Page:
Page 6
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 6 article text (OCR)

FAGI FOOT BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS Society AlewA Amelia Saliba, Society Editor / I'hone 4461 'Miss Shanks Is Engaged To John W. Morgan Jr. •* -Of wide social interest here is [he announcement today by Mr. *nd Mrs. Joseph A. Shanks of the •engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Miss Jo Ann Shanks to John Whitney Moi- 'gaii Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. John ''Whitney Morgan Sr, i-V-The, wedding will b«? solemnized -July 10 at the First Methodist Cnuroh in Blytheville with the Rev. Allen D. Stewart, pastor, ••officiating. ":; Miss Shanks is a graduate of Blytheville High School and was attending the Methodi.st Hospital : School of Nursing in Memphis. tWlitle in high school she was act- lye in many school affair and was a member of the Red Peppers. ^National Honor Society. Beta Club 'hnd Student Council. She was alsrt 'elected senior queen and Miss • B.H.S. and \vas a majorette. She attended Texas Stale College for Women, at Denton for a year. ' She was chosen "Miss Blyihe- ville" In the 19*8 Beauty PiiKciuit here. J Mr. Morgfin is an honor graduate ~t of Mc p idfan High School and ut- • tended Tulane University, New Or• leans, La., prior to serving three ', years in the Navy. He i.s now n .: Rophomore at Tulane University ; ' where he Is majoring in englnccr- * Bridge Luncheon Given By Mrs. 0. 0. Hardaway ; Mrs. O. O Hardaway entertainer! 10 tables of bridge guests with a : luncheon Saturday In the Mirror ; Room of Hotel Noble. ^ A pink and blue color scheme '- was carried out in the decorations. ^The window embrasures were filled > Vlth vases, of pink and blue hyd- * rangeas with each table being cen- • ; tered with a bud vase filled with j \ swectpcas in matching colors. Corn- I .; pleting the attractiveness of the • decorations were the gifts wrapped -„ find tied in pink and blue paper r and ribbon with. the tallies being '; in the same colors. '• During the bridge games, high .' §core went to Mrs. Gean Atkinson - with Mrs. Wlllard H. Pease recelv- Inj second, Mrs. C. L, McWaters Jr., 'third and Mrs. T. W. Jef'cries, •' bridge. : Birthday Is Celebrated ' By Carolyn Ann Westall Carolyn Ann Westall. daughter of ;• Mr. »nd .Mrs. Frank Westall, cele: brated her'sixth birth'dsy Saturday .' •fternooh »t the home o[ her grand; motherY.Mrs. J. B. Henry, 217 South J Lake... Twenty five of Carolyn's 1 friends attended the party. i" During th* afternoon, various j party games »nd contests were '• played with prizes being won by ; Eddie Fisher, Ann Richardson, Patsy . Gentry, Lynn Sladen Reynrrsori, Carolyn Westall and Ann Willingham. Favors of horns and baskets , of candy were presented to each : guest as • favor. • Following the opening of the gifts. < refreshments of ice cream and cake •: were served. KNGAGKMKNT ANNOUNCED— The engagement and npprocliing marriage of Miss Jo Ann Shanks, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. |hanks, to John Whitney Morgan Jr., son o! Mr. and Mrs. Jotin Whitney Morgan Sr., is announced today by her parents. Baptist Y.W.A. Meets With Miss Maxine Hill The Young Women's Auxiliary of the First Baptist Church had the regular meeting last night at the home of Mrs. Maxine Hill. There were 16 members and one visitor present. A brief business se.ssion was conducted, after which the program was presented under the direction of Miss Ciiffie Overman. ThJse participating on the program were Missis Ellce Lewis, Lounell Overman, Marine Kill. Edna Overman and Christine Austin. MLsi Kathryn Austin dismissed the group with prayer .after which refreshments were served. Gleaners Class Party Held At 1.7. Westbrook Home Meetings By Calvary Baptist WMU Tlie Calvary Baptist Women's Missionary Union met in Circle Group yesterday afternoon in the homes.. Circle One mot at the home of Mrs. George Narx. The meeting was. opened prayer by Mrs. . Preston Thorn, followed by a short business session presided over by the circle chairman, Mrs. D.irrcll Lunsford. The Bible study was presented In a round tnbte discussion and was taken from the book of Roman's. Prayers were offered by Mrs. J. R. Gean anil Mrs. John Holmes. . Circle Two met with Mrs. Carr.-v Pruitt with Mrs. Picas Tiambo giving the opening prayer. Airs. Luclan Gaines was in charge of tlic program and chase ns her theme, "Christians at V/ork.""' Those on the program Included Mrs. Pruitt, who gave the devotional, Mrs. Maudle Airs. Moore Is Hostess To Demonstration Club The Lone Oak Home Demonstration CJub were entertained last night with a dinner party at the home of Mrs. Leslie Moore. There were 14 present. The dining table, at which the dinner was served, was centered with a low crystal bowl filled with an arrangement of magnolia blossoms and flanked by white tapers in crystal holders. Other vases ol hydrangeas and roses were used throughout the home. Following dinner, the group went into the music room where group singing was held. Mrs. Arthur Britton gave the devotional and Mrs. Glen Alexander read a poem entitled, "God's Will." Prayer was offered by Mrs. J. W. Field. The group watched several television shows during the evening. .... , ., „ , „ She was accompanied to Wilson by WIdncr. Mrs. IT J. Jrairtr™ nnrt ; Mrs. Cook, who spent the nisM <uid olfcred^Mrs 0 '"^ er 5 '" "'" ! *$™ A <° Brlnkte * M0nd « y m °^ Bits of News The hostesses served refreshments during the social hour. baby, At 1'hp Hncnitnis niylhcrille Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Louis Berry, city. Bob Dallas. Huffman. Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. William Jordan and city. Euclid MiUhews. city. Miss Juanita Williams. Rt. 1. city. Mrs. Thomas Miller, city. Wilson News Mr. and Mrs. J .A Pittman had as Uipir ucek rnri nuost.s thrr dnn- SlHcrs. Mrs. Franklin Burknrr and Mr. Biicknor nf Dallas, Texas, and Mrs. S. S. Patterson and daughter, Miss Vivian Patterson, returned Sunday from Jackson, Miss., where they spent two weeks with friends. Mrs. W. C. Gates left, yesterday for Cliarlotlcsville. Va., where she was called because of the serious Illness of her sister Mrs. Cor» Wheeler. Mrs. Paul Jobe and children, Sue and Kay will leave tomorrow morning for prescott, Ariz., where they will be the guests of her sister. Mrs. Sam Head and family. They will be gone a month, while away they plan to visit the Grand Canyon and other points of interest in Arizona. Seaman Apprentis Don Huey left last night for New London, Conn., where he will be stationed and also to study diesel engineering. He spent the past ten days here visiting with his parents. Mr. and Mrs. p B Huey and other' relatives. He was stationed In San Diego, calif., where he was In the submarine division, before being transferred. Mr. and Mrs. N. W. Kylcs returned Sunday from Brucelon. Tenn., where they attended the funeral service of Mr. Kyle's brother, Priest Kyle, who died in Akron, O., last Thursday. They were accompanied there by Mrs. George Stewart of Manila. Miss Bnroara Monagnan left lor Brinkley where she will be the guest of Miss Pat weis, who was a. classmate of hers at the University of Arkansas. Fayette-vtlle. She will return home Thursday. Mrs. Byron Morse, Mrs. W. B Tanner, Mrs. J. W. Butt. Mrs. Mahon Bell and daughter. Miss Betsy Bell are spending today In Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. Tom W. Jackson had as their guests over the weekend Mrs. Jackson's brother, William Wnlker and Mrs. Walker and also her niece, Miss Camellia Chapman, all of Carmi, 111. Mr. and Mrs. Lanier Reed of Panama city. Fla.. are spending several days in Blytheville on business. They are at their home on East Main. Condition of Dan Caldwell. who underwent an operation last Thursday at the Methodist Hospital in Memphis, is satisfactory . Mrs. Oscnr Fendler and son. T. P. Wright III. are vacationing in Biloxi. Mis, 1 ?. They have been there a week and plan to remain for another week. A. G. Little underwent an operation Monday at the Methodist Hospital in Memphis. His condition is satisfactory. Mrs. Little, who is with him, had been ill at her hotel there but is now able to be out. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Little went to Memphis yesterday to be with then;. Marsha. Lou Wilson returned to her home In Paratrould after having spent the past week here as guest of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Forrest. Mrs. Russell Phillips returned Monday from Memphis where she motored her sister. Mrs. Patti Knight, who left from there by train for her home in Nashville. Term. Mrs. Knight had been visit- CertHicates Pretented At first Christian Church Graduation exercises for the M children enrolled In Bible School *t the first Christian Church vu held Friday nlglst at the church. The program consisted ef two dramas under the direction of Mrs. Joe Pride Jr. The cast of the drima for the intermediate cl*«< Included Ann Hindman, Betty Lee Garrott, Susan Angel and Bobble Jo Alley. The junior class members In the second pl»y were Danny Cobb, Davis Cobb, Donna Dedman, Rosmarie Clampltt, Ralph Nicols, Ltwrence Bradley, Larry Campbell, Billy Ann Watson, Ada Ruth Moore, Mary Pauline Moore, Sue Keeling, Polly Sue Moore and Jimmy Lee Moore. Mrs. Eric Whitley directed the flag ceremony for the evening program, which consisted of the »Ing- ing of songs, reciting of memory work, and display of hind work done during the week of the school. The certificates presented were made by Mrs. Lester Strubh»r »nd her class. . The Rev. Lester D. Strubhar. pastor, was in charge of the workshop class for boys each afternoon and also led the devotional each morning in the opening exercises. The teachers during Bible 'school were Mrs. J. P. Garrott, desn of the school, Mrs. Joe Pride. Mrs. W. D. Cobb. Mrs. James Terry, Mrs. Eric Whitley, Mrs. James Brooks, Mrs. Albert Taylor, Mrs. Harry Bradley. Mrs, R'. L. Dedman, Mrs. W. A. Angel, Mrs. Lester Strubhar, Mrs. A. R Wetenkamp snd Mrs. Hadley Hays. Those who did secretarial work were Jean Dedman, I-ouclla Alley, also in charge of the nursery and Sue Crafton. TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 1949 Recreation Program Under Way at Wilson WIIJ3ON, Ark.. June 14.—The summer recreation program for Wilson schools beqan yesterday and will be held daily. Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on the school campus. Students from the first through the 12th grades will participate in the activities, under the supervision oC Coach Roy Stobough and Miss Tosie Cook, physical education instructors at Wilson High School. Softball, baseball, swimming, table tennis, volleyball, badminton, various games anil crafts will be included In the program. The school swimming pool in the gymnasium will be open to the public at night throughout the summer. ing with Mr. and Mrs. Russell Phillips here . Mrs. Leon H. Davis and Miss Ann Davis returned from a ten days vacation in CUrksdale, Miss. They will meet Mr. Davis, who is In White Sulphur Springs, Va., in Memphis Thursday and return to Blytheville before leaving again Friday to spend the weekend fishing on Moon Lake in clarksdale. Mrs. A. p. Landstreet arrived from Memphis for an extended visit with her daughter, Mrs. Stanley Grcsley. Mr. OresSey'and infant ion.- Stanley Jr. Mrs. Gresley and son were dismissed vesterday from the Blvtheville Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. William Jordan are the parents of « daughter born Thursday at Walls Elospttal. The couple's first child, she has been named. Sharron Lee. Mrs. JoA'an is the former Miss Marlin Palmer. of Mrs. A. A. Banks and famllv Whittcn. Mr. and Mrs. O. W. P^lrhrll and tliiimliter Nanette a re visiting relatives In Hebcr Springs. Mrs. Lamar McD.inle] visilcri her husband at the Veterans Hospital in Memphis. Sunday, She was accompanied by Mr. anil Mrs. A.iracc Lre Whiff. The Gleaners Class of the First n'. la ^va's ^.'''"uos"',?'h'c-'^t'cr Baptist Church hnd their class | .Mrs, Bnford Boylcs and family! l-'ri- party last night at the home of I day ' J- T We ' 5lljroo!: wilh rh»| » ' Charles Penn as co-hostess. There | Lillia ™™bers Present. A short business sessio n was pre- '' rcsMcnt ' llflm *n Mrs. P. S. Rce.se. Miss ian Wilson and Dr. Eltion Fuirlev spent the vvnkend nit], MK< Wilsons sister. Mrs. Randolph Da v ills »'«! Mr. Davllls in Monrehpud, Miss. M,., s Posie Cook returned to Wll- COMPARE THE FOUR Jhe Most Modern Civet You More —yet Cojfs $875 to $2,387 lew* to Buy A* ,> . " Prayers <vcre of -i >0 "' Sunday, alter spending the past ' "--- • • - • fered by Mrs. Quincy O. Alexander and Mrs. Walter Bishop. During the social hour. Mrs Marion Williams reviewed Ihe book "Smile Please" by Miltircn Spurrier] Topp. Refreshments were served by the hostesses. | three weeks with her parents. Mr. i and Mrs. Tom Conk in Brinkley, Continuous Shows Box Office Opens 1 MS Show Starts 2:00 LISTEN TO KLCN S:M a.m. 12:45 p.m. pn Tuesday and Wednesday SAMUEL GOLDWYN N1VKN • TERESA . EVtLYlt KEYES • FAKLKY CHANGER XKO «Wi« ritl.-n. l-t. Box Oflirc OJIEIIS 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 Open} Sunday l:00: Starts 1:15 Continuous Stinxs Sal i- Sua Bargain Nishl Kverj Mthl Kxcept Saturday So passes hnnnrcrt on Kondaj >l Ri>*5 Thtalre Tuesday and Wednesday A CIAM PRODUCTION RSAi.WRNATION Also Shorts .\'a*h h.15 rroiiled .111 rnlircly new conception of limirinun motoring. 1 n the i\:ish Ambassador VOTI will discover handling cast, staliilily nrul performance su- [HTior to any tiling in your r.v|K-rii-ncc. it is built wilh Unili/rd Hody-aiid-Frame, the solid, welded unit lliat lowers weight, in- crc;iii:A room, adds greatly to safety. It is magnificently spacious and has all the power you would dare release, yet compared will) the other three fine cars, it delivers as much as 3p% more gasoline mileage. With coil springs on all four wheels, its ride is a revelation. It is quieter. It is smoother. And you will enjoy its aerodynamic beauty. It offers so much more of ihc fine things you want, yet it is priced SB75 lo Si!,387 less* than the other three line cars. Discover the difference.Your IVash de.ile: wll I gladly place. an Ambassador at your command. Thf Only Fin* Car irlth irith ln#%<-itan<,T-l,al<,i,Fr4 t 1 raitknhatl... Hrarjirr £y . . . fail Springing *M mil f»mr SHELTON MOTOR CO. 215 South Second Phone 4438 Firs* Bfftitt W.M.U. AWts in Circle Gnu ft. The Woman's Mluimiujr Union t th« Pint Baptlit Church met in Circle Group* jrMterday In tb* home*. Ttwr itudUd tht lut chap- ten of the book, "Intcrcteeon Pr»y«" by J*me* O. K. McCJur*. Circle One met at the home of Mn. Oh*,rl«> R, Perm with !0 niemben and one visitor pment. Prayer* were offered by Mr» o«ne Ellis, Mrs. George Injrtm and Mr«. Alvln Huffman 8r. Mrs. Penn taught the lesion. Mrs. J, W. Rayder was hostew to nine member* of pircle Two. The l«$on w«s ilven by Mrs. Shelburne Brewer with Mrs, M. O. Out- l»w and Mrs. Marlon WlUiimi offering prayers. Circle Three^met with Mrs. E. T. Hubbard with 10 members and one visitor attending. The meeting w«s opened with prayer by Mrs. C. L. McWaters «fter which Mrs. C. S. Lemons g«ve the lesson. Dismissal prayer was given by Mrs. Ebb Carson. Ten members of Circle Four met at the home of Mrs. C, T. Brannan. Mrs. Reece Woolen »nd Mrs. Z. P. Hardln offered prayers with Mrs. Alvin Huffman Jr. teaching the lesson. Circle Five met with Mrs. R. a. Cash with seven members and one visitor present. Opening prayer was given by Mrs[ C. E. Edds with Mrs. Walter Bishop presenting the lesson. Mrs. Bishop closed the meetIns: with the reading of > poem entitled, "My Prayer." Mrs. Kendall Berry was hostess lo 11 members of Circle Six. Mrs. Berry taught the lesson and prayers were offered by Mrs. E, C. Brown and Mrs. M. W. Lewis. Refreshments were served at the close of each meeting by the hostesses. Tietday T1» Alpha Alpha Chapter of Beta M«au Phi will meet la the clubroom at * p.m. Thunday Th» OotneU WAC-fl. will meet it 1:30 P-m. at the church with Mr*. Jim Jackaon u hcttcu. The Blythevllle Rook Club will be entertained at the home «l Uri Albert Knderlin. Mrs. Earl Damon will b» hottest to the Thuraday Night Club. The Avalon Bunco Club will be entertained at the home e* Mrs. Paul Uahon. Mr*. Pulton Eli* will entertain the Thursday Rook Club. Woman's Council Holds Group Meetings in Hornet The Woman's Council of the First Christian Church held their group meeting yesterday in the homes and completed their years study of the book, "Paul Launches the New Testament." The Faith group met at the home of Mrs. Rouse Harp with 10 members and one visitor. Mrs. Lee Moore, present. Mrs. J. p. Garrott was in charge of the study and Mrs. Lester Strubhar dismissed the group with prayer. Mrs, Albert Taylor was hostess to five members of the Hope group. Mrs. Taylor taught [he study course. The Love group met with Mrs. Freeman Robinson with Mrs Eric Whitley offering the devotional and Mrs. Robinson teaching the study. Following each meeting, the hostesses .served refreshments. Coming Events Social Calmttar Mrs. A. A, Hardy will entertain the C.B.c Club. Blytheville Handicraft C/ois to Meet Monday The Blythevllle Handicraft Class will meet Monday at the county agent's office In the Court House, Mrs. Gertrude B. Holiman, director announced today. Mrs. Holirnan said that raffia and silk lamp shade construction would be demonstrated at the meet- Ing, and a film shown on the making of lamp shadea. The meeting was cancelled earlier this month became of an extension in Fayetteville. Mrs. Mason Is Hostess To St. Cecelia's Guild Members of the St. Cecelia's Guild of the Woman'i Auxiliary of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church met last nighf at the home of Mrs. E. R. Mason, 310 West Walnut. Mrs. O. O. Hardaway was in charge of the devotional, and Mrs. Mason presented the program on "The Triennial Conference." The meeting closed with prayer led by Mrs. Hardaway. Refreshments were served during the social hour. Eali Everything The large mouth bass eats almost anything that approaches the water surface where he lives: Insects, fish, snakes, mloe, frotfs. crawfish birds, bats, muskrals, and ducks. Eye Cautions Brljht. glaring light tires eye». Avoid reading In a Bhadow. Dlffuied. Indirect light is remul. To loothe and relax overworked, sore, tired, burning, kch- mi em UM comforting pleuint L*- Topllk 30 yxra lueceu. Pr»l»ed by thouundt. Oat L*Toptllc today (Eyecup Included). Be delighted or money naclc. All druggists. Basket malting Is one of th* i ancient of Ludustriw. Comport! You'll agret - TruVal Shirts ARE BEST BUYS FOR SPRING AND SVMMEX An amazing \alut itory! Expert tailoring . . . excellent quality fine white: broadcloth! Unbelievably low priced because they're made by one of America's largest nationally-advertised shirt makers. Wide choice of collar styles. San- forized, of course. (Shrinkage less than ITc.) Com* now! Stock up for Sprine . _ , * * ^ and Summer! "More value per dollar than any shirt on ttrth" Other Nationally Advertised Shirts in Fancy Patterns $1.98 Summer Tee Shirts in fast colors. Made by Campus for Dad. He'll enjoy wearing a Dunmar Robe for both bath and beach. $4.95 & $8.95 OTHfR SUGGESTIONS Initial Handkerchiefs 3 for $1.00 Handkerchiefs 2Sc to 3Sc Initial Buckles $1.00 Pajamas . .... $3.95 Slacks $5.95 to $9.50 Pop's Summer Straw is here in genuine panama by Stevens. $5.95 & $7.50 Beautiful colors in bows and four-in-hand. . . for Pop on "The Day." $1.00 to $2.00 OTHfR SUGGESTIONS Socks 49c Belts $1.50 Shorn , . 79e Cuff Links $2.00 Tie Clasps $1.50 Jfcin&nanm DEPARTMENT STORE ACRMB (he Street From the Ritz Theater 305-307 West Main Phone 3149

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page