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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 4

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, December 23, 1967
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Pag« Four - Blythevllle (Ark.) Courier News - Saturday, December 28, 198T Society News — jBits of News Phyllis Reed, Society Editor Ph. PO 3 4461 CHRISTMAS SPIRIT-Typical of the decorations that annually earn Mimosa Lane the reputation of being the best decorated street in Blytheville is this giant jack-in-the-box display. Mimosa Lane is located between North Broadway and North 5th Street. (Courier News Photo) Coming Events Monday Christ Methodist W.S.C.S. Gosnell E. H. Club 97th Field Maintenance Wives Security Police Squadron Wives Club. Homemakers E. H. Club 851th Enlisted Medic Wives Club Men's Fellowship meeting First Christian Church General CWF Meeting First Altrusa Club of Blytheville American Legion Auxiliary Tuesday Contract Club Tuesday Bridge Club B & P W Club Armorel-ettes E. H. Club Officer Wives Club Parkside Garden Club Wednesday Down One Bridge Club Armorel Baptist WMU Town and Country E. H. Club Clear Lake Baptist WMU Lange PTA Thursday Duplicate Bridge League Thursday Club Lutheran Women's Missionary League Junior members of Dud Cason American Legion Post Golden Age Club Blytheville Jaycettes Friday Friday Bridge League Saturday Duplicate Bridge League When there's pineapple syrup leftover, after using the canned fruit, it makes an excellent addition to mayonnaise or mayonnaise-type salad dressing. Add a little prepared yellow mustard, too, and use the dressing for fruit salad. Presbyterian W.O.C Has Meeting Monday The general meeting of the Women of the Church of the First Presbyterian Church met Monday, Dec. 19, in the social rooms of the diurch for a busi-1 ness meeting and social hour. Mrs. Arnold Britton, president, called the meeting to order. Mrs. J. E. Dicks gave the devotional and read a Christmas prayer. The minutes were read and approved. Mrs. Edgar Borum gave the treasurer's report. Circ;5 council reports were: Circle One met with Mrs.S. E . Tune with all members present and five at W.O.C. Circle Two met with Mrs. Ver non Thomason with 15 present and 13 at W.O.C. Circle Three met with Mrs. J. M. Castilo with Mrs. Johnny Marr as co-hostess. Ten members and one guest present with six present at W.O.C. Circle Four met with H. H Houchins, Mrs. George Muir co hostess with 12 present and five at W.O.C. Circle Five met with Mrs Jim Thompkins for a lunch eon. Nine members were p: ent with three at W.O.C. Circle Six met with Mrs. J B. Fisher with eight present. Circle Seven met with Mrs Martin Wilkinson with sis members and two guests pres ent. Two members were pres ent at W.O.C. Miss Barbara Britey was co- hostess. Mrs. Max Harrison gave the program and read "A Dream Story" by Henry Van Dyke. The meeting was adjourned by all repeating the m i s p a 1 benedicition. Mrs. Vernon Thomasson an> Mrs. R. D. Foster Jr., were hostesses for the social hour. Terry Rough Celebrates Birthday Terry Pough celebrated her eighKi birthday with a party Thursday at Walker Park Roller rome with 12 guests present. Game winners were Melody White, Audie Sanders, Glenda Williams and Terry Pough. Terry is the daughter of M.Sgt. and Mrs. Ralph Pough. Class Has Skating Party Thursday morning, the fourtl grade class of Immaculate Con ception Catholic School had a Christmas skating party a Walker Park Roller rome. Game winners were Jim Hay wood and Michael Carney. Mrs. Howard Carney is clas teacher. Hemember Pay Your Paper Boy 1 moittu Those from out of town at- ending the funeral of Marvin \emvright are Mr. and Mrs. W. 1. Kenwright of Grenada, Miss., tfr. and Mrs. Jack Kenwright and sons, J. B. and JMorman of Greenwood, Miss., Mr. and Mrs. k>e Bridges of Ruleville, Miss.; Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Trimble of Jackson, Miss., Mr. and Mrs. 'hirlcy Trimble of Grenada, Mr. and Mrs. Guiedly, Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Armstrong, Mr. and Mrs. Collins Paraham and Mrs. rank Sawyers and daughter, ,ay Parrish, all of Memphis; Mrs. James Dozier and daugh- ,er, Alice and Mrs. Mazile Palmer, all of Little Rock, Mr. and Mrs. D. L. Williams of A- jerdeen, Miss., and Mrs. John '^. Baskin of Winona, Miss. Mrs. Marvin Kenwright is now at her home at 54 Congress Road in Rockford. 111. Mrs. M. 0. Usery will have as guests over tSie holidays, her daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Odell Sanders. Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Steward are home after spending a month in Imperial Beach and San Diego, Calif., visiting their daughter, Mrs. E. B. Aeberli, and her family. Lieutenant Aeberli arrived home Dec. 15 aboard the Dulut'n. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Saliba of Milwaukee, Mich., will arrive Monday to spend the holidays with his mother, Mrs. J. A. Saliba. Mr. and Mrs. John Stovall and family of Huntsville, Ala., arrived last night to spend the holidays with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Stovall and Mr. and Mrs. Irby Hodge. Food Fads Versus Food Fact PATSY J. COLE Extension Home Economist North Mississippi County Pick up the food section of the basic food groups that provide essential nutrients. It recommends the amounts needed and for different activities. This easy-to-follow guide is Birthday Is Celebrated Joe Horner celebrated his seventh birthday with a party Thursday afternoon at Walker Park Roller rome. Twenty-four guests attended and game winners were Bart Dixon, Kathy Taylor, Melanie Tally and E. B. Gee III. Joe is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Glen Horner. your attention are r e c i p e s to tempt the appetite and advertisements for drugs to reduce the appetite. Claims for reducing schemes and food supplements challenge information in food columns. Turn on a television set. You hear the din of commercials selling vitamin capsules, cure- alls, low calorie drinks. All claim to give one health and vitality — to keep you slim, trim, and forever young. Food fadists and health promoters are having a field day. People in the United States spend more than $500 million a year on unnecessary or false- |ly represented vitamin products and so-called health foods. Where do you turn for truth and guidance? What foods are good for you and why? Just what is a balanced diet? USDA human nutritionists already have supplied many of the answers. Since 1894, biochemists and nutritionsts have been seeking, finding and reporting scientific knowledge about nutrition to the American people. Variety and Moderation Science's answer to the diet peddlers is simple. The best way to keep healthy is to — Eat a variety of well-chosen foods every day. Eat moderately. Too many Americans are eating and drinking too many calories for desirable weight and good health. i All the nutrients your body needs are amply supplied in a variety of foods at your supermarket. All the known food elements, vitamins, and minerals are there — the four basic food groups that can bring health, | vitality, and well-being. Nutritionists say you need foods from the vegetable - fruit group — the meat group — the milk group — and the bread- cereal group every day to assure a balanced diet. To help you make a wise selection of foods, they prepared the widely distributed USDA leaflet, "Food for Fitness: A Daily Food Guide." It presents sion Ofice. Actually, the body needs only certain amounts of the essen- ial nutrients for proper func- ioning. Any excess, with the exception of fat soluble vitamins A and D, is not utilized. Money spent for high-potency vitamins and supplements is of:en wasted. The overall nutritonal status of a person determines to a arge extent his susceptibility ;o certain diseases. No one food can be considered a cure or :reatment for such diseases. Your physician is the only re- lable source of advice for proper treatment. JACK'S GINGERBREAD 2 cups flour cup sugar l'/2 teaspoon ginger teaspoon cinnamin 2 teaspoon baking powder 1 scant teaspoon soda teaspoon salt 1 egg % cup molasses cup melted fat I cup sour milk or bettermilk Sift four, sugar, ginger, cinnamon, baking powder, soda and salt. Beat egg; add molasses, melted fat, milk and sifted dry ingredients. Pour in 9 11 X 3-inch pan; bake at 350 de- rees for 40 minutes. Yield: 12 servings. Knits With Fashion Know-How We Will Be Open | Christmas Eve & I I Christmas Day | I The Drummer Boy I I S. HWY. 61 - BLYTHEVILLE | By HELEN HENNESSY NBA Women's Editor NEW YORK — (NBA) — The woman, and tiie sophisticated suburbanite will find a wealth of fashion variety in updated shirts, new-looking separate skirls to wear with them, in casual knits, sweaters dresses or sweater skirts. The new sportswear looks demand the advantages of manmade fibers, particularly Orion, for knits that have comfort, shape-retention and good performance built in and and Dacron in an endless variety of washable, wrinkle-resistant fabrics for the rejuvenated shirts and separates. Ban-Lon garments also run the gamut in sportwear fashion, from kicky minidrcsses to tights and tops and wild at-home clothes. Here is a list of some of the new sportswear looks: SWEATER DRESSES. Kicky little knit shifts with the look of the sweater that grew into a dress. . BODY SHIRT. The big news in shirts is the fitted-shirt look or body shirt. Often this has a long-pointed collar, wide French cuffs or is side-closed with a fencer color. KNIT SHIRT. Taking a cue from the casual comfort of the woven body shirt is the knit shirt. It has shirt collar and sleeves and button front. SKIRTS. New are the kilts, dirndls and pleated wrap skirts and pants skirts (with the pants completely disguised), panel front skirts and skirts with side cluster pleats. THE LOW - DOWN sweater. The new sweater look is the long, long pullover, sometimes belted, sometimes not. DIVIDED SKIRTS. The pant dress and pants skirt, some with separate matching tops or tunic jumpers, are very important for fashions with an eye to action. CRAZY COLOR contrasts. There's much color mixing in stripes and geometries, usually in neon brights of pimento, purple, rust, gold and electric blue. THE HARDWARE STORY. The industrial zipper, the galosh or snapper closing, brass buttons, chain belts are not just functional but important parts of the fall style message. A Merry Christmas at Home! By AILEEN SNODDY NBA Home Editor As Christmas approaches, the family oven will be filled with more than tasty cookies and cakes. Another type gift has caught on. This is a do-it-yourself play day bit where the home designer turns out jewelry, mosaics or candlesticks. Here are some gift ideas using play clay: How about making play clay storage containers for curlers or buttons? You start with a large coffee or lard can. Cover the base with tinted clay, moistening to smooth the surface as you put the clay on. Also cover the can lid with the clay. Press any identifying decor such as a hair curler or rickrack on the side or lid. Cover clay with shellac. You may want to add rickrack ior ribbon on the lid. Here is a recipe for your play clay: Blend thoroughly in a saucepan with a fork two cups of WHEN IT'S COLD but you can't miss the borne team's game, it's a smart gal who has an outfit like this in her wardrobe. Toasty pile-lined wool coat checkmates the weather with the deepest of collars, wide-flap pockets and optional belt. Wear it with matching check pants and a rib turtle. These are by Buss Togs. baking soda (1 one-pound package) and cue cup corn starch. Add 1 Vt cups of cold water all at once and mix until smooth. Bring this to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Boil the mixture approximately 1 minute or until the mixture resembles moist mashed potatoes. Transfer mixture to a plat* and cover with a damp. clotli. Let it stand until cool enough to knead, then roll it out and cut with cookie cutters or bottle caps or mold freehand to desired shapes or apply it to a container to cover. This pieces of the clay harden overnight but thicker pieces take longer. To hasten the hard-' ening, place the clay on a wire rack in a warm (350-degree) turned-off oven. When dry, paint the clay ol> ject with empora or tempora or water colors. Finish it by dip- Ding the pieces into clear shellac, spraying, it with clear plastic or brushing it with clear nail polish. It's been a pleasure serving you ...we hope to serve you again! Hub&ard Hardware & Gift Dept. A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR ABOUT THIS TIME EACH YKAR WE TAKE THE PRIVILEGE OF WISHING ALL THE MANX FRIENDS OP OUR PHARMACY THE SEASON'S JOYOUS GREETINGS. WE ARE GRATEFUL FOR THE OPPOB. .TUNITY TO FILL YOUR PRESCRIPTIONS AND SUPPLY THE SICKROOM NEEDS AND HEALTH- AIDS WHICH HELP YOU TO LEAD A HEALTHIER AND HAPPIER LIFE. YOUR BETTER HEALTH WILL ALWAYS BE OUR CHIEF CONCERN. WE SHALL ALWAYS APPRECIATE THE PREFERENCE YOU SHOW US BY PERMITTING US TO BE YOUR PERSONAL PHARMACY. Try This Trick When you are trying to remove a stubborn screw or holt from wood, try placing a few drops of peroxide on it.. Let it stand for a few minutes, and you'll find it will, loosen to the point where it can be removed easily. Protect Clothes Protect your summer clothes for more wear next season. Launder, starch and iron them before storing. If you have hang-1 ing space put summer dresses' and suits in a dry cleaning bag and seal both top and bottom (with masking tape to keep out dust. To serve four, you'll need at least 114 pounds of lean boneless meat when making a stew. Use at least two pounds if the meat is bone-in. phone PO 3-4501 ,_ WALGREEN IZa AGENCY PRESCRIPTION CHEMISTS PLAZA SHOPPING CENTEE Drugs ST. STEPHEN'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH 1512 WILLOW STREET Invites You To Worship With Us At THE FIRST SERVICE OF CHRISTMAS 11.-00P.M. CHRISTMAS EVE ^5 ho p And To Add To Your Enjoyment We Are Offering A JW STOREWIDE TO DISCOUNT I ON ALL MERCHANDISE Sale Starts Tuesday, Dec. 26th thru Jan. 1st To those who received money for Christmas, here is an opportunity to get a wonderful gift at great savings. Also, a chance to get a lamp, a picture or a gift for the home or yourself. Hurry while the selection is the best. All Sales Cash—All Sales Final—Gift Wrapping fxtra 103 East Main — Gus Eberdt, Owner — Ph. PO 2-2254

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