The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on March 13, 1963 · Page 6
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OTTAWA HERALD Wednesday, March 13, 1963 Chapter t Elects New Officers Faith Chapter, Gold Star Mothers, planned a luncheon for March 24, in Masonic Temple at the .meeting Monday in Memorial Auditorium. There will be installation of local officers and those of Piltsburg and Topeka Chapters which will be present. Mrs. Jess Medlen presided and Mrs. Paul Beasley, chaplain, gave a prayer. Mrs. Roy Bones and •Mrs. Ray Howell presented the colors. A rummage sale was planned for April 3. Chapter Luncheon Chapter AU, PEO, elected a delegate and alternate to the state convention and new chap ; tcr officers last evening at the dinner meeting with Mrs. B. F. 'Bowers. Mrs. Fockelc is the delegate and Miss Lola Sloan the alter nate. The convention will be in Ft. Scott in May. Mrs. C. A. Peacock installed the new officers who are Miss Lanah Cameron, president; Mrs. A. C. Carpenter, vice president; Mrs. H. J. Lamb, recording secretary; Mrs. Dean Royse, corresponding secretary; Mrs. W, S. Bowers, treasurer; Mrs. J. R. Henning, chaplain: Mrs. Bruce Spears, guard. Mrs. W. G. Ransom, Jr., was chairman of the dinner commit tee. Mrs. William Janney, Kansas City, was a dinner guest. ANNIVERSARY — Guest speaker yesterday for Troop 303 are Connie Warnock (right) and Christine Nichols (left) who has observance of Girl Scouting's 51st anniversary, at James Warnock been chosen delegate from Santa Fe Trail Council to attend home was Linda Burnett, Ottawa University student from Leaven- Lindsborg Art and Craft Caravan March 15-17, an Intra-Council worth, who stressed "Citizenship" angle of her camping expcri- event hosted hy Central Kansas Council of Girl Scouts. (Herald Warnock bgkq jmfwyp rdlu hrdwfly umfwkyqp bgkqj mfwyp rfdlu Photo by Luis Smith) ence at Roundup at Button Bay, Vt., last summer. With Linda Review History Of Girl Scout Activities In Franklin County Socialettes Naomi CWF group of First Christian Church will meet tomorrow evening with Mrs. James Salmon. A birthday party was given Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Harry L. Smith, Donna Deanna and Nina Lee. It celebrated birthdays of Mr. Smith, Sunday, and of his mother, Mrs. Lee A. Smith, Tuesday. Also present were Mr. Lee Smith and son, Harvey. In the evening a daughter, Mrs. Neal Foushee, and her husband and son were present from Kansas City. Special guests giving the program for Credit Women's Breakfast Club meeting Tuesday morning in Lee's Cafe were Mrs. Harry Gilliland, chief operator for Southwestern Bell Telephone Co., and Mrs. Jack Rutter, customer's instructor. They talked on long distance dialing. Seventeen were present. Lend-A-Hand class meeting in Trinity Methodist Church last evening was conducted by Mrs. Frank Stanturf in the absence of Mrs. Jess Blake. Mrs. W. C. Yokum gave devotions. Serving refresh. ments to the 16 present were Mrs. Gene Ames and Mrs. Don Yockey. A St. Patrick's Day theme was carried out. Weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. E. 0. Thornbrugii were Mr. and Mrs. Loy W. Stilwel, Neosho Falls. Mrs. Thornbrugh visited Tuesday in Tulsa and Broken Ar row, Okla., with daughters and families. Girl Scouts of the United States are observing the 51st anniversary of Girl Scouting this week. In Ottawa area there are 382 girls, and 115 adult volunteers in 21 troops carrying on special activities on this occasion. Scouting in Franklin County was started in (he late 1020's. Sarliest records show that five roops were in operation by 1935. h February of that year, the irst Council Charter was signed and the lone troops banded together to form the Ottawa Council of Girl Scouts. Mr. A. C. Carpenter was the commissioner with Mr. H. S. licks as his deputy, Mrs. E. V. sh, secretary; and Mrs. J. 1 e n r y Bennett, treasurer. Through the council the Scouts were able to plan and carry out a wider and more varied program. In 1936 the first cookie sale was held. The Scouts solicited orders, then baked the cookies in stoves set up in the basement of Memorial Auditorium. Each troop took a day of the week to bake and deliver its cookies. Service projects and international friendship are a part of the Scout program. In keeping with these goals, the profits of the cookie sale in 1953 were donated to Korean orphans. The first Brownie troops were registered in 1941. That year there were five Brownie troops, four Intermediate and three Senior troops in the Ottawa Council. Always an important part of the Scout program are camping and nature. Early camping grounds used by the girls were Jacob's park on the Marais des Complete Line at SEWING CIHC1-C Albright's Marks 56th Anniversary Merry-Go-Round Club observed its 56th anniversary yesterday with a dinner and cookie exchange at Mrs. Leo Kirkwood's home. The club was organized in March, 1907, at the home of Mrs. Belle Coleman. Its flower is the rose and colors are pink and green. Mrs. Effie Gould is the only charter member. Mrs. Lawrence Tussing decorated the table and gave the club a monetary gift in memory of her mother and two grandmothers, all of whom were members of the club. Mrs. Harold Stewart conducted the business. The penny drill amounted to $1.55. Thirteen members attended and Mrs. John Sheeley and Dorothy were dinner guests. The club delivered cookies to Crestview and Guardian Angel nursing homes. Further Reductions! We Are Reducing Prices even more during our gigantic QUITTING BUSINESS SALE! Entertains Legato Club Elizabeth Smith entertained the Legato Music Club Tuesday evening at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Smith. Members and one guest, Juanita Gish, played piano solos. Connie Pope was awarded the prize for practice hours by the club sponsor, Mrs. R. L. Stevens. Mrs. Smith and Elizabeth served refreshments suggestive of St. Patrick. Fourteen members and 14 guests were present. Janice Anderson will entertain the club April 9. Cygne, Conrad's park on Tauy Creek and the Scout Cabin in Forest Park. A few troops ventured to Neol, Mo., and the Ozarks for camping experiences. Miss L«ia Hutchins was camp chairman for several years. Today's camp sites include Mears park east of Ottawa, Tan- gowood near Tonganoxie, and 260 acres in the Chippewa Hills, which is to be developed into an established camp by Santa Fe Trail Council of Cirl Scouts. In July, 1961, the local group voted to join the larger area Council of Santa Fe Trail. Again, the girls would have wider opportunities than before. There are more lhan 4,000 Girl Scouts in the six counties, Johnson, Wyandotte, Linn, Miami, An- derson and Franklin, in the Sana Fe Trail Council. The counci s governed by a board of direc- ors made up of adult volunteers 'rom each district, aided .by a staff of four professional are wo clerical workers. Mrs. C. A. Abbott, Olathe, is iresident of the board. Mrs. W El. Nichols is chairman for the Franklin district. Mrs. Fret Adamson and Mrs. James War nock serve as neighborhood chair men and Mrs. Robert Bray is he professional staff worker. In September a program hanga will take place within the Scout organization. Leaders are being trained in the new program which will update Girl Scouting and will provide more interest to the modern youngster. RED LILAC by Lentheric "Fresh for V » a ing Cologne • Bath Powder • Cologne Mist • Purse Mist • Soap PHARMACY 318 S. Main CH 2-3024 Women's FLATS 2 pr. $3*87 Children's SHOES 2 For $5.00 QUEEN'S SELF SERVICE SALE All HEELS $3.00 Men's SHOES $3.97 123 So. Main RCA VICTOR WORLD LEADER IN COLOR TV * PERFORMANCE-PROVED FOR 9 YEARS IN HOMES LIKE YOURS! * RCA SPACE-AGE SEALED CIRCUITS FOR DEPENDABLE SERVICE! * RCA HIGH-FIDELITY COLOR TUBE IS STANDARD OF TV INDUSTRY! * "NEW VISTA" TUNE.R IS MOST POWERFUL EVER PRODUCED BY RCA! CRITES Applionce Center 419 S. 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