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Saturday, November 12, 1949
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PAGE TWO •LYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS Jane Sheltoii, Society Editor phone 4461 Dessert Bridge Fetes Miss Dorothy Higginson 'Miss Dorothy .Higginson. \vlio will become the bride of James Rogers Tuesday nt the First. Methodist Cnurch, n-as again feted when Mrs. Richard T. Mills and Miss Wllma UbuglRS were hostesses at a dessert bridge at the Harry W. Halnes home last night. Mlnaturc cltr.vsanihrmums and airy greeners' decorated the room In which Hie tour tables of guests were seated. Marking the honorce's place was a ininalure bride doll dressed in white with white lace hat with while lace edging the bouffant skirt. Bach guests' place were marked with an attendant doll cire.ssed Identical to the bride. Low silver candlesticks with the bases encircled in filmy mallne ruffles hqlding slender white tapers centered each table. In the games. Miss Frances \!c- Haney won high. Mrs. Ray Whlt- tfngton second and Mrs. Barbara Child brldgo. Miss Higginson, who wore a blue aattn dress, was presented from her hostesses, a corsage of yellow roses with each tiny rosebud set In .rialtne placed on metallic maple leaves. Yellow and talisman satin nMjons tied .the corsage. During the evening, Miss Higginson was presented a gift from her hostesses. Special guests; was Mrs. W. C. Higginson, mother of the bride- elect. , - - * . * * C. B. C. Club, Guest Meet At Lendennie Fowler Home Mrs. Lendonnie Fowler was hostess to members of the C. B. C. Club and one guest for the meeting yesterday afternoon. Mrs. D. C. Freeman 1 was the club's only guest. Mixed fall flowers were arranged in bouquets throughout the rooms ol the home. . In the afternoon games, Mrs. Al- :vin Hardy won high, Mrs. Paul By- ruin second high and Mrs. CO O. Elklns rooko. ' At the conclusion of the games, pie and cofTee were served. •_'_ : '. • * • Osceola Hostesses Fetes 3.0 Tables of Guests 'Hostesses to one of the largest luncheon-bridge parties 'of the season were Mrs. J. I,. Glascoe. Mrs. anmett Dunn, Mrs. Palmer Stan• ton and Mrs. Elliott Sartain when they entertained 30 tables of bridge Thursday at the - Progressive club rooms in Osceola. Quests for the 1 o'clock bridge luncheon were from Osceola, Lux- or'a, Wilson, Memphis arid Blvthe- y.nie. •..-••- . ••-The Thanksgiving theme was repeated throughout the decorations of: the Club \vitlr each table being centered with autumn, leaves encircling brightly hueci lighted candles. Bouquets of mixed flowers were placed throughout the club rooms. ,'In the games, all the prizes were won by guests attending from Osceola. Mrs. Frank Williams, high, Mrs. Sam Hodges second high; Mrs, S. L. Gladish third; Mrs. Williams Ellas fourth; Mrs. Franklin Sanders, low; and lire. Harry Driver, trafellng. '' FOR LEISURE HOURS IMfs By Sue Burnett Designed expressly for tire larger figure i s this charming housecoat that can be made In two versions, if you like a tailored style, omit the crisp ruffling and pocket. Two sleeve lengths are provided In the pattern. Pattern No. 8135 Is a sew-rlte uerforated pattern for slze.s 36 38 W. 42, 4-1, 46. 48. 50 and 52. Size 28, 5V« yards of 39-Inch; long sleeves, OTs yards. For this pattern, send 25 cents in COINS, your name, address, size desired, and the PATTERN NUMBER to Sue Burnett, courier News 530 South Wells street, Chicago 7, Don't miss the new FASHION The Fall and Winter Issue will delight you wilh its up-to-Uie-mfnute easy to make (rocks for all the family. Free gift pattern printed inside the book. 25 cents. Rook Guests Play At Priest Home Mrs. Welch Entertains Club amcl Five Guests Five guests. Mrs. Lloyd Stickmon, Mrs. H. C. Patten, Jr., Mrs. Walker Baker, Mrs. Max > Usrey, Jr., and Mrs. W. C. Swink met with the Friday Contract, Club when Mrs. Ley Welch was hostess for the weekly meeting. ' A low crystal bowl filled with daisy chrysanthemums and snapdragons rested on the dining table with pottery'vases filled with roses 1 and foliage placed In the rooms in which Ihe guests were sealed. In the games. Mrs. W. F, Mc- Danlel won high, Mrs. Stickmon second and also bridge. During the afternoon, refreshments were served. • * • Mrs. Atkinson Guest With Mid-Week Club Mis. Gean Atkinson was guest with members of the .Mid-Week t Club when Mrs. O. A. Cunningham ws.< hostess lo the club Thursday t afternoon at her home. I Immediately following the buffet, styled I o'clock luncheon the guests! were seated at/ indivldiml tables' for tne afternoon games in which Mrs. B A. Lynch won hlgli and Mrs. Harry W. Halnes second high. Varied hues ot mixed flowers were abundantly arranged throughout the Cunningham home. Mrs. Cecil priest was hostess to 1 two tables of rook guests yester-' day afternoon at her home which was decorated with potted plants for the occasion. In the games, Mrs. Porrecst Moore »on high and Miss Katherinc Bishop second high wifh Mrs. Bert Mayo winning low and .Mrs. O. S. Wren rooko. During the afternoon a Mexican plate was served. State Officer Addresses Layman's League Here The monthly meeting of the Lay- mans League of the First Christian Church was held Thunday evening at the church beginning" at S'30 p.m. with a 30-minitte piogram being presented by the mrle chorus of various selections. Joe Morrison of Stutttgart, Ark., president of the Arkansas State Layman's League, was principal speaker of the evening. In his speech, Mr. Morrison discussed love and its importance and its connection to Christianity. The program of the Church is the most important program in the world, Mr. Morrison said. Officers or the Blytheville Layman's League are present, Billy Boone: vice president. Ben Henderson: secretary and treasurer, L. T Taylor. Junior GA Group Meets In Jack Attaway Home Mrs: Jack Attaway was hostess to members of the Junior OA of Calvary Baptist Church Wednesday afternoon at her home. Fourteen members and one visitor were present for the meeting. /iinct sue Boyd leu the opening prayer with Mrs. Atlaway leading a discussion on the Season of Prayer program to be given Dec. 5. _ Following a study on "Forward Steps," a dismissal prayer was offered. During the afternoon, refreshments weie served.' Bits of News Stanley Necdham of Galveston, Texas, ts visiting here as guest of Mr. and Mrs. Milford Miller and other relatives aud friends. Mr. and Mrs. n. M. Logan and son, Roaue, are attending the Ten'- ncssee-Ole Miss game today In Memphis. , Miss Nancy Little has returned to Memphis after visiting here as guest of Mr and Mrs. A. -G. Little and other relatives. Miss Little recently returned from Parts, Prance, where she had spent several months attending school and touring parts of'Europe. Afr. and Mrs. E. Y. Mills of Newport. Ark., are the weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. P. D. Litton and family. Mrs. John Thomas of Washington, ' D.C., Is here visiting as guest of her parents Mr. and Mrs.) M. A- Issacs. Among the Blytheville residents attending the 'nennessee-Ole Miss football game this afternoon in Memphis are Mr. and Mrs. Kendall Berry, Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Mason, Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Atkinson, Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Eubanks. John Story. Billy King and son, Jimmy, and Charley purtle. Miss Aime McLeod, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Damon McLeod, has been placed on the honor roll for the first six weeks at Cotttey Junior College. Nevada. Mo., where she is a freshman. Mrs. W. Won Smith has been admitted to W a 1 Is Hospital for treatment Miss Gertie Stiles of Fort Smith arrjved today lo be the weekend guest of Mr. and Mrs. Hildrcd Bunch and Mrs. Neta Bunch. Miss Stiles, who Is a conference secretary far the wesleyan Service Guilds of North Arkansas of the Methodist Church, came especially to attend the district meeting tomorrow at the First Methodist Church. Miss Florence Moore Is spending the weekend In Newbern, Tenn., as guest of relatives and friends. Mr. and Mrs. F. j: pal la of Rockport, Ind , were in Blytheville yesterday and today as guests of Mrs. Lillian Frank. They were en route to Florida. S ! Sgt. Woodrow L. Newman, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Newman, 312 South First Street, has been assigned as radio operator for the 15th Air Force at March Air Force Base, Calif. - '•••••'•';•'. Theodore W. Baxter, chief ma 1 chlntel's mate with .the United States Navy, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Baxter of 212 East'Kentucky, Is attached to the cargo ship USS Winston, presently engaged In joint Army-Navy exercises. Three New Members Attend WMU Meeting Three-Tiew members of the Dell Baptist WMU, Mrs. Leonard Uowen, Mrs. Alene Prultt and Mrs. Lois Sigmon, met with members of the group Thursday night at the nome of Mrs. B. G. Gill. Fourteen members were present. The meeting was opened witn the singing of the song. "Where He Leads Me," followed with prayer by Mrs. C. H. Downs. Miss Ruby Earheart gave the devotional which was taken from the first Psalm. A report was given on the young people's department which is under the direction of Miss Earheart The branches of the department. R. A.. G. A. and Y~WA. were d.fcusscd. Miss Edna Keltner led the closing prayer. Mrs. Gill served refreshments. Coming Events Social Calendar Saturday Alpha Beta Chapter of Espilon Sigma Alpli* will hold Its semiannual banquet and Jewel pin ceremony In the Colonial Room of Hotel Noble »t 7:30 p.m. The dance be held at the Jaycce room at 8 p.m. Monday Mrs. T O. Huey hostess to Lone Oak Home Demonstration Club. Miss Jettye Claire Huffman and Mrs. Alvln Huffman entertaining in compliment to Miss 'Dorothy Hig- glmqn, who will become the bride of James Rogers Tuesday at First Methodist Church at 5 p.m. Group meetings ol Women's Council of First Christian Church: Faltfl group. Mrs. J. C. Lowe; Hope group, Mrs. J. E. Oreen; Love group, Mrs. Ben Henderson. Mrs. C. T. Shamlin find Mrs. Oeorge Shanks hostesses at meeting i^ane Street WSCS at 2:30 p.m. Baptist Circle meetings: Circle One, Mrs. Lloyd Stickmon: Circle Two. Mrs. C. Murrary Smart-, Circle Three. Mrs, E. H. Brown; Circle Four; Mrs. Ivy Crawford; Circle Fife, Mrs. Pearl Hires; Circle Six, Mrs. Melvin Halsell. Dell PTA meets at 7:30 p.m. for coveicd dish supper. Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Rogers entertaining with rehearsal supper for Miss Dorothy Higginson and James Rosers, who will be married Tuesday. Tursdar Miss Dorothy Higgonson will become the bride of James Rogers at 5 p.m. Church. at the First Methodist Mrs. W. I, Denton hostess to Bi- Montnly Club. Mrs. Phillip Robinson entertains La Petite. Club Eight meets with Mrs. Otho Scrape. I.a Neuve meets with Mrs Coleman Stevens. Mrs. Lloyd Stickmon compliments Tuesday Bridge. Tri-Town meets with Mrs. Garrad Caudill. Wednesday C and N birthday ciub complimented by Mrs. Marvin Lane. Mrs. Harold Hinson hostess to Thursday Rook Club. Mrs. L. E. Old hostess to Wednesday Club. Town and Country meet* with Mrs. J. C. Ellis. Thursday MM. Pat Patterson hostess to Armorel Home Demonstration Club Blytheville Rook meets with Mrs Russell Riales. Octette Club entertained bv Mrs Charles Rose. Duplicate Bridge League me at Hotel Noble at 7:30 p.m. Mrs. Albert Chaffin hostess to TN Club. Thursday Night Club meets with Mrs. N. W. Kyle. Mrs Harry W. Halnes entertains Mid-Week Club. Nu Phi Mu meets at home of Miss Rosana Cleveland with Mrs. Berry All co -hostes Mrs. J. A-. Thursday Club. Leech entertains Fri.laj Armorel Home Demonstration Club entertains at Armorel Schoo with benefit supper beginning 6 p.m. Saturday 20th Century Club meets will Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Deen. Mr. am Mrs. Russell Haynes Farr, Mr. anc Mrs. Lloyd Wise, Mr. and Mrs Melvin Halsell, Mr. and Mrs. Her nard Graham, Mr. and Mrs. Gilber D. Hammock. Jr. Potluck Supper Precedes Sunday School Meeting The Mary Martha Sunday School Class of the First Baptist Church conducted a business meeting Thursday night at the home of .\frs. Chester Nabcrs with Mrs. Ney Hunt co-hostess for the affair. A potluck supper preceded the meeting. During the meeting, which was presided over by Dr. Edna NIe§, president, arrangements were made to supply a Thnnfcsglvlng basket lo a needy family. Mrs^ Ebb Carson gave the evening devotional. Mrs. Marion Williams, (cacher of the cla.=s, led the closing prayer. Fill floral arrangements decorated the entertaining rooms of the Nafaers home. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 194» CARUTHERSVILLE NEWS By Joan Douglass Bridge-Elect Honored at Partly Miss Betty Jane Kllng. who will become the bride of Louis Joseph "^mbert of New Orleans, La., Nov. 9, lias been honored at various par- ies In the l&st, lev days. On Monday evening, Mrs. Bill Williams en- ertained fdr contemporaries of Miss Kllng with a miscellaneous hower. Nine guests attended. The hostess served a mldnlghl [Inner. • Mrs. W. P. Haydeh entertained on Vfdnesday evening at the Hayden lonie for- Miss Kllng with another nlsceilaneons shower.' ''The guests played bingo. '• • Refreshments of coffee, cookies, nd potato chips were served to the ourtetn gue.sts. . ' Pucketl-Klnley Vowi Said Mrs. Alia Pitckelt, daughter of ,Irs. Tenney Dunn, and Jewel E. finley, son of Mrs. John Finley, were married in a simple civil cere- nony at Piggott Oct. 28. They were accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Raynond Edwards. The bride wore a green crepe dress complemented by brown ac- essories. The couple is making their home n this city. Homemakers Club Meets The Caruthersville Homemakers Club mel Tuesday at the home of Mis. Willis Davis. There were 18 members and one visitor, Mrs. E. C. Gilmore, present-. Mrs. C. A. Robertson presided and the meeting was opened by the iiroup singing the "Song of Peace." Mrs. Pat Patterson read the club collect and Mrs. J. P. Peterson led the club In prayer. During the business meeting the club voted to donate $10 to the Caruthersville Youth Center. They also voted to continue their "Penny for Friendship" for the "Upkeep of Associated Rural Women of the World Federation" and each member agreed to .send a dime to the home ajenl and state and world federation in Denver. Mrs. Ziula Folks gave a report on plans for Achievement Day. A program oi> "International Day" was presented by Mrs. Hitchcock. Refreshments of individual cakes, nuts, and coffee were served by the hostess. The next meeting will be with Mrs. Zula Folks. Music Study Club Has Mcellnj Mrs. L. L. Green entertained the members ol the Music study Club at her home on Monday evening. The program was a discussion on ranio music and Mrs. Jack Hopke gave a resume of the concert at Kennett. Mo., last week. ' A routine business meeting was conducted. Mrs. Green and her co-hostesses, Mrs. Nellie Cunningham and Mrs. Margaret Malin, served refreshments of cherry tarts, nuts, _mints, an<i coffee. ' The next meeting will be-Dec. 5 at the home of Mrs. Charles Hoome. Methodist Circle Mettl Circle Two of the Womens Socie.- ly o( Christian Service mel Monday evening at the home ot Mrs. S. C. Melt with Mrs..s. A. Neft as hostess. Eight members and one new member, Mrs. Clay Greenwell, attended. Mrs. Kendrix Chitwood led the devotional and the program, based on "Women of the Scriptures," was presented by Mrs. J. It. Adair, Jr. A routine .business session was conducted. During the meeting each member voted to donate a certain tl, e sum of money which they will earn in the next few months, trie Mrs - Ne[f served refreshments of cookies and cold drinks. Mrs. Bill White served n.s co-hostess in the absence of Mrs. Robert Gardner. Ing In New Madrid, Mo., Sunday ft W. Fox Is visiting with his parents this week end. >He is stationed at the navnl base In P«nsa- cola, PJa. Mr, and Mrs. Lyle and three sons spent list weekend on an outing at Big Springs. They also visited In Van Buren. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Milton and Mrs. J. I. Cullum motored to Memphis Thursday. • •.'. • Mr. C. H. Fowler is spending sevr eral days in St. Louis, Mo., this week on business, Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Douglass and daughter, Joan, Mr. and Mrs. O. D. Vick, and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Douglass and small son, Don, motored to Cayce, Miss., Tuesday to attend the funeral services of their mother and grandmother, Mrs. John Vlck. Singers Plan Meeting The Mississippi County Singing Convention will meet at 2 p.m. tomorrow afternoon at the Cross Roads Baptist Church south of Del), it was announced today. The group meets each month for a special music program. Tomorrow's music will feature a group of quartets. The December meeting will be held at Yarbro. At The Hospitals Blylheville Hospital Dismissed: Nita Banks, city. Mrs. Ted White. Osceola.- Gwendolyn Worth,, city. Ann Dennis, Cooter. , • J, A. Jamison, city. Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. S. B. Morris, city. Judy Ridings, city. Wade Rutledge, Haytl. The United States paid $25,000,000 tor the Virgin Islands, three and a half times the amount paid for Alaska. The islands cover an area of 133 square miles; Alaska 586,400 square miles. We The Women By RUTH MIIAETT NEA Writer She's 17. Pretty, neat, nice figure. Boys like her and ask her for dates —but, writes her mother' "She doesn't mind double-dating with another couple she knows well but when a boy calls her up and asks her for a. date by herself she becomes petrified. Most of the time she turns hlm^ down. "Also when she talks to strangers she doesn't life her eyes, but keeps her head down, "If I knew she'd grow out of this t'd'slt by and wait, but I know she Is suffering as much as I bul won't admit it." It's natural for * mother lo want her daughter to have a good time and to worry If she seems so shy that she makes Verself miserable. Because It Is always so easy for an older person to see how crippling such shyness is and yet how simple it should be to overcome it But It isn't a simple problem for *, ,!,""f5 er to ov «c<'nie. And I'm afraid the more a mother shows her .concern over the problem, the more self-conscious the oiri ho comes. K Try '.eitlmr Her Alone t should be worth « long-term * .do* * a; ^ ^poi- if the 'mother doesn't .seem to notice or care whether the daugh- er accepts dates or not and does uuV S T r hcr alienee with strangers, the.daughter may gradually begin to lose some of her fear and tenseness; Double-dating ought to help her, too. She can depend on the other girl to help carry off ihe evening until she has met all sorts of new situations, such as going to certain places to dance, etc.; and knows what to expect. Then, perhaps she won't be so fearful ot striking out on her own. If the girl doesn' f gain In self- confidence during als "hands off" period the mother might feel H necessary to get the opinion of a qualified psychiatrtol. But oftentimes a teen-ager can work out her ow.i problems—If she doesn't .feel that her parents are agonizing over all of her failures. 'Moslem Religions' Theme Of Armorel GA Discussion The Intermediate OA's of Armorel Baptist Church met d*y ni?nt at the Church for monthly Missionary program. The program theme was "Moslem Religions" with the Misses Joyce White. Peggy Bourland. Martha Locals Tart and Alene Ray participating \ Mrs. Jim Moore, Mrs. Jack Moore, in the program. t a ,,j un,. \V. E. Smith spent Mon- Leadcr of the group Is Mrs. N. day in Memphis shopping. C. Patterson. | Mr allrt Nlr _, j cra ld Corbin and Our Crowds Compel • Two Morning Services at the CHURCH OF CHRIST Main & 61 Highway • EARLY SERVICE 8.45 • BIBLE STUDY 9:30 • LATER SERVICE 10:50 Where Christ and Christians Meet Sunday Morning SERMON SERMON "Christ, the Man of Sorrows" • Sunday Night 7:30 "Tabernacle and Church" KLCN Daily 12:1512:30 RADIO PROGRAM H. F. Sharp, Evangelist Merchants Thanked Mrs. W. B. Yount, on behalf of the women of the Wesleyan Memorial Methodist Church, today expressed appreciation to the merchants of the city who made donations for the Harvest Supper which wns held last night at the First Methodist Church Mrs. Jack Pinion drove to Sikes- lon Wednesday. : Miss Dixie Badcr of Cape Glrar- deau, Mo., spent the weekend »s the gucsl o! Miss Harriet Hawkins. Mr. antl Mrs. Bearnle Lay, Mrs Robert Johnson, and Mrs. James Gingham were in Memphis, Tcnn., Wednesday of last week shopping, j Mrs, A. W. Phillips was visit- [ F5M3S^^ Enjoy the Thrilling Music OF.THE NEW HAMMOND ORGAN WHILE DINING AT HOTEL NOBLE | BLYTHEVILLE Sunday, Nov. 13, 1949 Dinner 12-2 Rtiffci 6-8 I A nnouncement Heaton's Home of Flowers ... .is pleased lo anmumce that they have secured the services of Airs. Don Sanders (nee Helen Armstrong), of SI. Louis, Missouri, and Dell, Arkansas, as designer at the Flower Shop. Mrs. Sanders has had several years of experience in floral work ol various kinds. Her late husband, a son of the well known Sanders Wholesale and Retail Klurisls and Growers of St. Louis, has passed along able instructions in floial art. Mrs. Sanders has just finished a course in modern designing nt the well known school of Gladys Turner, in St. Louis. Mrs. Sanders is thoroughly qualified (o handle your bridal and floral arrangements of all kinds HEATON'S HOME of FLOWERS Sunday and Monday So you're in the RED... don't feel so HOT... things look mighty BLUE... Drop the frown, Louie! 'Cause Kutton's fiere in the funniest, zingiest nil of lh< year! 5 A JOHN FARROW MMM MLUAM DErttRESI-JUNE'H'AVOC hoterftf «WWr ra.UHR.oiwW>,JOHN FMMM ' Paramount News & Selected Shorls Continuous Showing Sun. 1:15-11.00 Dreamy is llie word for Iinlli |',_, ueulileous blomle null her slnmlicr- ' •'me pajania ,et. Thi, c ,n e colle- »n ii ready for lli<- Ijmd of Nod . coy, collon giiijthum Tomnu'e. ippeil off wilh . hand r cover-up ilw: in ilv«-.l lo-mslch corduroy. She so iisen her corduroy jackrl » . uhing minim] coat over tkirli nvd Jacks. The Great Smoky Mountains Rational Park, on the North Car- lina-Tenncssee border, contain nore species of native trees than n all Europe. Continuous Shows •'£ Box Office Opens 1:45 ~ Show Starts 2:00 10:00 a.m. 12:45 p.m. 4:30 p.m. LISTEN TO KLCN Saturday Marshal of Amarillo triih Allan Lane Serial "Wild Mil Hlckok" No. T and Short Coilt. 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