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PAGE FOUR BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 1949' Amelia Saliba, Society Editor Phone 4461 Virginians Are Honored At Welch Foster Home Mr. and Mrs. Welch Foster were host and hostess Sunday evening when they entertained with n cock- tnil party at their home on South Highway 61. The affair was held in celebration of their 30th wedding anniversary and also in honor of their horjspguests, Mr. and Mrs. John LcComptc and daughters. Alma Jane and Johnnie Ann, of Alexandria, Va. Approximately 75 guests called between the hours of six and eishr. The reception rooms were decorated with red roses arranged in various crystal and China vases. Centering the dining table, which was overlaid with a lace cloth, was an attractve arrangement of red gladioli. Royal Service Program Held by Baptist W.M.U. The Women's Missionary Union of (lie First Baptist Church met yesterday afternoon at the church for a Royal Service Program. Mrs. Marion Williams, president, opened the meeting by leading the wutchword and the hymn of the year. Prayer was offered by Mrs. C. E. Evans. Members of Circle Six were iu charge of the program with Mrs. Kendall Berry as program leader. Subject of the program was "Christ the Answer for Questioning Youth." Those taking part on the program were Mrs. E. L. Hale, Mrs. Adolphe Heinicke, Mrs. Fred Becker. Miss Billy Jean Turk. Mrs. Jim Crafton, Miss June Buchanan, Sally Jo King and Carol Ann Holt. Miss Cordelia Wilhlte gave the devotional, which was followed by prayer by Mrs. M. W. Lewis. Mrs. Williams gave the last question on youth entitled, "What Is the Greatest Gift a Mother Can Give Her Children?" Mrs. Berry gave the closing meditation with Mrs. Walter Bishop offering the closing prayer. Hostesses for the afternoon were Mrs. Roy Head, Mrs. E. P. Hardln, Mrs. Charles Hart, Mrs. T. H. Haynes, Mrs. Heinicke, Mrs. Pearl Hires and Mrs. Jake Huffman. First Methodist W.S.C.S. Meets in Circle Groups The Women's Society of Christian Service of the First Methodist Church met in Circle Groups yesterday In the homes. Circle One met at the home .of Mrs. Coleman Stevens Jr. with 15 members and two guests. Mrs. W. L. Horner and Mrs. Brewer, present. The *tudy was given by Mrs. Brewer. Mrs. Joe Perguson was hostess to Circle Two with 11 members and one guest, Mrs. O. E. Quellmalz H t- tending. Mrs, XJuellmalz gave the fitudy. Thirteen members of Circle Three met with Mrs. C. E, Crigger. The devotional was given by Mrs. Crigger with Mrs. Jack Finley Robinson teaching the study. Circle Four met with Mrs. S. C. Douglas with nine members and one guest, Mrs. Rich, present. Circle Five met In the home of Mrs. Henry Humphreys with 15 members attending. Mrs. W. A. Hollingsworth gave the devotional with Mrs. L. E. Old in charge of the study. Mrs. Marcus Evrard was hostess to 13 members of Circle Six. The study was taught by Mrs. B A. Lynch with Mrs. R. N. Hill offering the devotional. Refreshments were served by the hostesses following each meeting. MARRIED RKCKNTI.Y—Mrs. Herbert R. Wilson was before her marriage May 28 Miss Elizabeth Virginia Thome, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Eugene Thome of Osccola. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Wilson of Rison. The ceremony was solemnized at the First Baptist Church in Osccola with the Rev. Russell J. Clubb, pastor, officiating. Bits of News General Meeting Is Held By Presbyterian Women The general meeting of the Women of the First Presbyterian Church was held yesterday afternoon at the church with Mrs. Ross Stevens, president, presiding. Mrs Zal B. Harrison was In charge of the program nncl Mrs. Roy Walton gave the devotional. During the business session, plans were made for the entertaining of Janet Hawkins of the Vcra Lloyd Home at Monticcllo, who will visit here this week. Fnlowlng the meeting a social hour was held and refreshments served by Mrs. H. C. Layson, Mrs. W. H. Pease and Mrs. H. C. Patton, Jr,, the hostesses. Lorry T. Moore to Study For Final Degree in Music Larry T. Moore of Blythevllle will leave Thursday for Evanslon, 111., where he has been accepted nt Northwestern University to work for his master of music degree. Mr. Moore will take tivo weeks extra session for choral directing which is being held for organists over the country. Upon receving his final degree, Mr. Moore will 'return to Blytheville where he will serve as organist and choir director at the First Presbyterian. Church and also be music director at Dell. . At T"he Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Iva Glen, Cooler. Mo. Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Jessie L. Fondreu and toby city. Mrs. M. L. HIM. Steele. Mo. Mrs, Eugene Henson and baby city. Read Courier News Want Ads. AND THE TOP FROM A PACKAGE OF MAXWELL HOUSE TEA You'll love these refrigerator hags—and you'll love Maxwell House Tea ever more! It's blended cxclusii:cljf for dis criminating Southern taste. Keep ; pitcher of it always in the icebox for cool ing refreshment. So get Maxwell Hoti«< Tea and send for these plastic bags today Odorlci, Mofilurtprooi rievor-protecling Gr«aieproof Leakproof Htot and Col i- | XeiijTant ] -'j Mo.w.ll Houi. 1 D.(». 7, B 0 >1I. C,«,V, Mith. 1 nccfjit your sent™,,, ,„„,, , | and . M.x.«n How Te, f ,, Klmr * Ctiy» Ofl«* tf O, t, oiTer \«iJ in any • hibitt<t, tried, o Woman's Council Meets At C. A. Tant Residence Mrs. C. A. Tant was hostess yesterday when members of tile executive board ol the Woman's Council of the First Christian Church met at her home for a bring a dish luncheon at 10 a.m. During the morning session, the group worked on their year books, after which lunch was served. The devotional and business meeting was held during the afternoon. Mrs. Lester Strubliar gave the devotional taken from the book of Isaac. She also read an article entitled, "Streams In the Desert" and the song, 'Ood Who Touches Earth with Beauty." Mrs. Tant, president, presided during the business session, at which time reports wvre heard from the various committees and the program'and work planned for next year. Miss Partlow's Drawings InState-Wide Art Festival Drawings of Miss Nancy Partlow, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. Q. Partlow. represented the figure drawing department of the uni- •erslty of Alabama In the slate- wide Art Festival there in May. Miss Partlow, a sophomore, is majoring in fashion Illustration. She s also a member of Delta Gamma sorority. The exhibition consisted of art work electee! from all Alabama col- cges and schools. Reporter's Wife Dies LITTLE ROCK, June 21. tfPt — Funeral services for Mrs, Cherry Woods Tliomnsson, 38, wife of James L. Thomasson,* Associated Press capitol reporter here, will he conducted here Wednesday nt 2 p.m. Mrs. ThomasSon died yesterday. Mr, and Mrs M. T. Moon returned from Evansvile, lad,, where they spent several days with their son, J. Norris Moon, Mrs. Moon and son, Norris Reeves. Mr. and Mrs, Raymond forester and son of Jackson, Mtss,, are the guests of Mr. Forester's moth*?, Mrs. Parsley of Chicago, 111., who Is now residing at the home of Mrs. Fannie Llnlzeiilch. Mrs. MiHred Cutler had as her guests, Mrs. J. T. Hicks of St. Louis. Mo. and Mrs. W. H. Creckenberger of Charlottsvllle, W. Va. Mr. and Mrs. K. Trent of Kansas City are the guests of Mr. and Mi's. W. L. Hughes at 2026 Chickasawba, Mrs. Trent Is the former Mrs, Katherine Rose of Blythcville. The Rev. and Mrs. E. K. Lathncr and daughters, Jean and Joan of Hattisburg visited with friends and relatives In Blytheville for several days. They were guests in the home of Mrs. La timer's niece. Mrs. C. L. McWaters Jr. The Rev. Mr. Latimer was a former pastor of the Christian Church here. Graham Par Mow, Perry Roth rock, Marion R. Smith and Sonny Riales spent Monday in Memphis. Miss Mabel Hog tin is spending a two weeks vacation in Bnsalt. Colo., as guest of Mr. and Mrs. Jess ITor- ner and children, Jimmie and June, of BlylhcviHe, who are spending the summer there. She was motored to St. Louis, Mo., by Miss Jessie Srite. Miss Nell Harris and Mrs. Lena Wilson. Mr. and Mrs. Lanier Reed returned to their home In Panama City, Fla,, after spending several days at their horn/ 1 here. Henry Wilson, student in law school at Vanderuilt University in Nashvile, Tcnn., spent the weekend here with his family. Mrs. Wilson and daughter, Myra Jane, will join him In Nashville at a later date. Mr. and Mrs. Gaines Rhoads of Alhtimbra, CnHT, were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. George McCleod and other friends and relatives in Blytheville. Mrs. F. D. Husband. Miss Margaret Johnson and Mtss Frances Bowen left on a 15 day motor trip to points of interest In Colorado. the Yellow Stonn Park and Canada. Mr. a nd M rs. P. E. Coo 1 ey returned yesterday from a weeks trip where Mr. Cooley attended the Methodist Annual Conference at Mount Seaitoyah In Fnycltevllle and Mrs. Cooley visited with her son, the Rev. W. F. Cooley and. Mrs. Cooley In Russellville. Mrs. H. L. Chambers Is visaing with her daughter, Mrs. Ellis Snipes. Mr. Snipes and son, Bob in Jackson. Miss. Mrs. Paul Choate and daughter, Miss Paula Clioale of Hickmon, Ky., were the guests of Mrs. M. J, Srile at 127 West Davis. They were en- route'' to Little Rock wher^Miss Choate will be an assistant counselor at Camp Ouachita for the summer. Thcv 'ere accompanied by Miss Pat Wilson of Blytheville. who win also be a counselor ai the camp. Mrs, Barbara Skirmes and children left yesterday for Sherman, Tex., where they will make their home. Mrs. Skirmes Is the former Miss Barbara Bailey. Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Newell, Jr., of Memphis are the parents of a -son born yesterday afternoon at the Baptist Hospital there. He has been named, Leslie Hooper. They i have another ron, J. P. TIL Mrs. J Newell is .t'-e former Miss Lois 1 Hooper of Blythcville. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Johnson and children have returned from a 10 day vacation in Pea tons, 111. They were accompanied home by S.S.S. Family Favorite for Over 70 Y«orf WELCOME RELIEF From Your Run-Down TIRED FEELING Goes sr/tAisHT re WOKK WHCRE THIS I TKOUILIS IfCIM Starts to Work at Once Hefps Keep You Feeling Botter Recently a woman wrote: "I fooJt five bottles o/SSS this year. Have ceaseless energy. My husband takes SSS every year. He /ee/j it is belter to keep his blood in good health than to try repairing it." An appeti/ing portion of SSS Tonic before meals does wonders for the blood. This famous medicine huilds-up low blood strength in nicn, women and children who have non-organic simple or nutritional anemia. So why wait! SSS Tonic helps Nature work faster when extra help is needed. W .ilioni of Boftlei Soldi Get a bottle of SSS Tonic in the big red box from your drug store. Family size • 52.00; Regular size: J1.2S. STURDY HEALTH DOCTORS' TESTS PROVE when you enerqiz* your body with RICH, RED BLOOD SSS Tonic goes right to work to build-up your blood strength . . . buildi-up starved, wtak Mood to renew energy and pep. Medical authorities, by blood analyses on case subjects, taking SSS Tonic, state the following conclusions: ". . . Laboratory studies show that for increasing red-blood- celts anil for making the cells rich in coloring matter SSS Tonic was definitely greater than Liver and Iron . . ." Ortier Te»ts Showed stomach gastric discomfort relieved, and that food was more quickly digested — thereby giving steady rclifl from ACID INDIGESTION Coming Events Social Calendar Tuesdav The Alpha Beta Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpht will have t watermelon party at 8 p.m. at the home of Miss Lnvonne Portlock. Miss Kathryn Thompson will be co-hostess. The American Legion Auxiliary will'have their regular meeting »t the Hut at 8 p.m. with the girls who attended Girls State and their mothers as special guests. The B. W. C. of the First Baptist Church will meet at 1:30 p.m. at the home.of Dr. Edna Nles. Wednesday The Junior G. A.'s of the First Baptist Church will meet In the home of Miss Martha Jane Bartholomew. Thursday The Phebean Sundy School Class of the First Baptist Church will meet at Walker Park at 6:30 for a weiner roast. The 20th Century Club will be entertained at a dance at Hie Legion Hut ,at 8:30 i>.m. Hosts and hostesses are Mr. and Mrs. Jack Hale. Dr. and Mrs. F. B. (Jtley. Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Vrska, Dr. and Mrs. Newel Jerome and Mr. and Mrs. Colcman Stevens. Mrs. C. G. Bittner will entertain the Thursday Luncheon Club. Mrs. Russell Wert will be h.js- tcss to the Blylhcville Rook Club The Avulon Bunco Club will meet at the home of Mrs Bill Gilbow. Mrs. Leon Schorer will be hostess to the Thursday Rook Club. The Gosnell W.S.C.S. will meet at the churrh nt 2:30 p.m. with Mrs R. L. Maxwell as. hostess. Friday Mrs, C. S. Dowdy will entertain the C. B. C. Club at her home. Civic Calendar American Legion—8:00 p.m. Wednesday Kiwanls Club, Hotel Noble—12:15 p.m. Thursday Rotary Club, Hotel Noble—12:15 p.m. Eire's Lr-gisliitiire Eire's constitution of 1037 provides for a Senate (Seauad Eircnnn) with 00 members, and a Chamber of Deputies iDail Eireann) with 138 members. Mrs. Johnson's sister, Mrs. Lee Johnson, Mr. Johnson and children, who will spend their vacation here as their guests. Miss Delia Purtle spent the weekend here as guest, of her mother, Mrs. J. W. Purtle, Sr Miss Purtle is attending school in St. Louis. Mo. Mr. and Mrs. James Nebhut and Mr. and Mrs. S. T. Jennings of Mn mouth Springs. Ark., returned from a week's vacation sprjnt at points of interest in the north and mid-west. Mrs. O. N. Hawkins and granddaughter, Beth Johnson left tirtay for Morrilton, Ark., where they will spend three weeks. Mrs. C, G. Redman and Mrs. George Lee are spending today in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. George Cross will return tonight from Warrensburg, Mo., where they visited with Mrs. Cross' sister, Mrs. Jeff Mott. Mr. Mott and family. They have been gone for two weeks. Miss Vcatrice Barham of Bloomfield. Mo., is the guest of her uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. George Barham and will also visit with Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Tnnt before returning home. i Dr. and Mrs. W. P. Brewer and their houscguests, Mrs. Nona Davis and daughter, Alta, of aolconda, III., motored to Memphis Sunday where they visited with friends. Light Coat of Starch Fends Off Wilt, Dirt and Smudges on Accessories The koala of Australia never drinks but gets .enough moisture from young eucalyptus leaves ~" which he lives. Lorraine Browning, New York actress, dips cotton lace collar and cuffs of her while trept blouse into a lijht starch balh. that rives (rills a longer lease on freshness. By Alicia Hart A hot summer's day at the office may "take the starch out of you" but It won't take the starch out of your frilly collar and cuff sets If you iron in that stiffening the night before. A little cold-water starch goes a long way toward keeping young career girls In spanking white, flower-fresh accessories. The smooth surface that light starch adds to lingerie frills helps them to rtfslst dirt. It's a well-known fact that a starched lace collar and cuffs go twice as long unwilled and nnsmndged ns their cotton mates that don't get crisped up. Try this same starch trick on fancy lace-edged gloves, eyelet petticoat flounces, organdy ruffs and jabots. Put a light starch over last summer's cotton bathing suits and dirndles that came out of winter storage looking hopelessly limp and wilted. Play suits, shorts and halter tops can be spruced up like new by simply starching their ruffles and pleats. Cotton batiste blouses respond to the starch treatment by fluffing up like organdy and » plain full cotton petticoat can be starched to rustling glamor for wear under a summer sheer. A little starch at the collar of your washable summer suit will keep It tailor- trim. Ring in Crocodile Solves Old Mystery SYDNEY (Iff— Two men at Wynd- hain, north - western Australia, caught a 14-foot crocodile. In IU stomach they found a man'* (old signet ring with the initials "J. T." Police remembered the mystery of John Thompson, a young refrigeration engineer. In July. 19«, he fell from a wharf, >t Wyndham. His body was never found. Police now know why. Continuous Sh*ws Box Office Opens 1:45 Show Starts 2:00 LISTEN TO KLCN »:t» a.m. 12:45 p.m. 4:M fj Tuesday and Wednesday Also Short SlbjecU Japan Boosts Mine Safety and Production TOKYO —(/P|— Japanese miners are learning that increased coal production doesn't mean increased accidents—as they had expected. A safety drive was conducted under occupation auspices at Jobin coal mine In April. The monthly average of Injuries was 539, but the total in April was only 257. Coal production increased U,6« metric tons over the monthly average. Huge Creamery A creamery in Meridian, Ida., Is one of the largest raw milk receiving stations under one roof in the world, buying more than $5.000,000 worth of milk annually. Eye Dont's For Factory Workers 1. Don'l use eyes unnecessarily, a. ixm't read tn poor light. Don't neglect eyes exposed 10 dust, wind or overwork liathe them with Lavoptlk: Quickly soothes infJamcd. sore, burning. Itching and granulated eyelid* or money refunded. 30 years succesa. 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