The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 9, 1954 · Page 4
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, August 9, 1954
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PAGE FOUR BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.)' COiStfflS NEWS MONDAY, AUGUST 9, 1954 Society News allnrv SnHpfv FlHitnr • Mi&t Millie Ann MaJlory, Society Editor Mr. aad Mrs. Robert A. McFarland Robert McFarland^ Nancy Hamby Exchange Vows in Ceremony Here Miss Nancy Jo Hamby, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Hamby, became the bride of Robert A. McFarland, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary McFarland, in a ceremony performed at the Immaculate Conception Church yesterday morning Mrs. Joe Walls Complimented With Tea Mrs. J. M. Walls and Mrs. Thomas H. Walls entertained Saturday afternoon and with a tea complimenting Mrs. Joe Walls, the former Miss Sally Duke of Jonesboro. The reception table was overlaid wtih a white outwork cloth and centered with a mixed arrangement of garden flowers in a silver bowl. Other arrangements of garden flowers were used in the entertaining rooms. Those who assisted at the table were Mrs. Melvin Halseli, Mrs. A. A. Fredrickson, Mrs. H. C. Walls, Mrs. W. H. Stovall, Miss Ramona Crafton and Mrs. J. G. Hines, Jr. In the receiving line in the afternoon were Mrs. J. M. Walls, Mrs. Joe Walls, Mrs. M. J. Duke of Jonesboro and Mrs. Thomas H. Walls. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Walls and Mr. and Mrs. Thomas H. Walls formed the evening receiving line. Mrs. Joe Walls wore an orange linen blouse and skirt with white accessories and was presented a white carnation corsage and silver in her chosen pattern. Others assisting at the reception were Mrs. Rupert Crafton, Mrs. Mike Webster and Miss Shirley Duke. • Miss Gloria Ashmore provided music throughout the afternoon. Those assisting were presented with carnation corsages. at 11:30. The Rev. Amos Enderlin, priest* in charge, officiated at the ceremony. , '• Baskets of white gladioli tied •with white satin bows and gold candelabra holding white tapers formed the background for the wedding party. White satin bows marked the family pews. L. T. Moore, organist, and Dr. Fred Child, soloist., provided music for the ceremony. Mr. Moore's selections were Masses by Landina. Mr. Child's selections included "Ava Maria," and "Mother, At Your Feet I'm Kneeling." Miss Sara Child served as maid of honor and only feminine attendant. She wore a beige printed princess style dress with black velvet accessories. She carried a nosegay of white carnations with white satin streamers. Father Gire* Bride The bride who was given in marriage by her father wore a white linen sheath dress with pale blue accessories and white picture hat. She pinned a white orchid with lavender throat at her shoulder. Arthur Weaver served as best man and ushers were Larry Lutz and Donald Gentry. Mrs. Hamby wore a navy blue dress with white accessories and pinned a white carnation corsage at her shoulder. Mrs. McFarland wore a navy linen dress with navy accessories and pinned a white carnation corsage at her shoulder. Following the ceremony, the bride's parents entertained with a reception for the wedding party and immediate families at their home. The table was centered with the wedding cake topped with miniature bride and groom and surrounded with pink flowers . Those assisting at the table were Mrs. Dan Hamner of Memphis and Miss Child. The couple will make their home at 108 West Kentucky. ; Out-of-town guests were Mr. and j Mrs. Dan Hamner and daughter and Mrs, Daisy McFarland of Memphis. Mrs. Caldwell Compliments Miss Smith Mrs. A. E. Caldwell entertained Saturday afternoon from 4 to 5 p.m. with a party -honoring Miss Beverly Smith of Duncan, Miss., houseguest of Braxton Gill and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Hardin. Bouquets of mixed garden flowers were used throughout the entertaining rooms. Refreshments of iced drinks and party foods were served by the hostess. Guests of the group were Mrs. Hardin and Mrs. Udell Newsome. Mrs. Poppleton Given JOINER NEWS Mrs. Oren Him, Sr., and Mrs. Ha,rry Grimes, Jr., entertained with a layette shower for Mrs. Robert Poppleton at the home of Mrs. Grimes Thursday night. In the games played during the evening, winners were Mrs. Mildred Smith, Mrs. Edith Ulm, Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Bobbie Miller and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Joe Millier of Bassett spent last week end at Mt. Home, fishing in Lake Norfork. Mr. and Mrs. Larry Joe Bell entertained Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Miller of Bassett and Mr. and Mrs. Edward Driver of Osceola on their fourth anniversary recently. Because the pastor of Bassett Presbyterian Church is away for a month's vacation, the following Osceola Presbyterians are filling his pulpit: first Sunday, Lloyd Godley; second Sunday, P. D. Johnson; third Sunday, S. JST. Johnson; fourth Sunday, E. S. Chiles. Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Bell and daughter, Vivian Jane Bell, will go to Oklahoma City next week :or a few days visit. Mr. and Mrs. Gene Rutherford of Lake Courmont, Miss., were week end guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. I. A. Sims, of Joiner. Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Eifling drove to Little Rock on Thursday to be with his mother, Mrs. Lewis Eifling of Stuttgart. She underwent surgery at a Little Rock hospital Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Hughen and children, Marian and Ronnie, were week end guests of relatives at Heber Springs and Pangburn. Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Blodgett Robert D. Blodgett Claims Winnibeth Buckley As Bride In a ceremony performed in the First Methodist Church Saturday afternoon, Miss Winnibeth Buckley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Buckley, became the bride "of Robert Daniel Blodgett, son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Aberegg Blodgett. The Rev. Harold Eggensperger, pastor of the church, officiated at the ceremony before a large gathering of friends and relatives. The sanctuary of the church was decoratec. with woodwardia ferns and bronze urns of pink daisies. Pink tapers burned in white wrought iron candelabra. The prie-dieu where the couple knelt was tied with, pink satin bows and the family pews were marked with these bows. Music was provided for the wedding by Mrs. John CaudiU, organist, and Miss Joan Trieschmann, soloist. Mrs. Caudill played several selections including the traditional wedding marches and strains of "Ava Maria" were heard during the exchange of vows. Miss Trieschmann's selections included "All For You," '"The Wedding Prayer," and "The Lord's Prayer." Mrs. CaudiU wore a green sheer dress with white accessories and Miss Trieschmann's dress was of blue taffeta and she wore gray accessories. They we're presented fleur-de-armour corsages. Miss Jane Norton of Little Rock served as maid of honor and bridesmaids were Misses Meredith Miller of DeWitt, Betsy Bell, Nita Rose Hall, Sally Trieschmann, and Mary Ann Stout served as junior bridesmaid. The maid of honor and bridesmaids wore identical gowns of mauve pure silk shantung with tulip pink accent. The bodice of these tea length dresses had a pleated insert of pink and shrug jackets with brief French sleeves. The bodice was joined to an un- pressed pleated skirt with inserts of pink in the back. The dresses were worn over tiered petticoats. They wore pink satin shoes and head bands of pink maline and velvet leaves. Their corsages were of fleur-de-armour nestled in pink maline. Bride Given By Father Miss Buckley, who was given in marriage by her father, wore a waltz length dress of white chantilly lace over taffeta. The bodice of her dress had a scooped neckline and cap sleeves. The dress was worn over several crinoline petticoats. Her elbow length veil was attached to a bonnet style hat. She carried a bouquet of white orchids with purple throats nestled in, white maline and surrounded fay fleur-de-armour. Dan Blodgett served his son as best man and ushers were Larry Baker of Kennett, Oakie Ropp, Murray Smart and L. K. Austin of Little Rock. Mrs. Buckley wore a grey chantilly lace dress with a violet hat and gray accessories. She pinned a purple orchid at her shoulder. Mrs. Blodgett wore a gray silk shantung dress with pink accessories and pinned a lavendar orchid at her shoulder. Reception Given Immediately following the ceremony, a reception was held in Fellowship Hall of = the church. The table was covered with a white linen cloth and centered with the wedding cake, which had marble columns between each layer and was centered by fleur-de- armour. Crystal and silver candelabra holding pink tapers were on each side of the cake. Those assisting at the table were Misses Rosemary Monaghan, Donna Sue Gore and Melba Hill and Mrs. Glen Horner of Manila. Miss Betty Cook of Wynne and Betty Jane Blodgett of Osceola presided at the bride's book. Others assisting at the reception were Mrs. F. L. Reed, Mrs. W. I. Malin, Mrs. Sam Sykes of Hurn- boldt, Tenn., Mrs. Ray Hall, Mrs. lone Gore, Mrs. J. G. Trieschmann, Mrs. L. E. Baker of Kennett and Mrs. John Ford of Lux- ra. The couple left on a wedding trip a navy blue dress with navy velvet accessories. She pinned the orchids from her bouquet at her shoulder, Out-of-town guests were Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Norton and daughter, Mrs. F. G. Blodgett, Miss Helen Blodgett, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Faulkner, L. K. Austin, Jr., Jimmy Flack, Gene Wilbourn, Torn Smith, Jack Harder and Arnold Williams of Little Rock, B. E. Allred of Conway, Bo Brewer of Pine Bluff. Miss Joyce Cannon and Dr. and Mrs. Don Blodgett and daughters of Osceola. Mrs. S. B. Rozelie, Mrs. A. B. RozeUe and daughter and Mrs. John Ford and daughter of Luxora; Dr. and Mrs. B. F. Scott of Memphis, Miss Bob Williams of Owensboro, Ky., Miss Betty Cook | of Wynne; Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Baker and son of Kennett; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Buckley of Mem- Bits of News Wlo*tf» Phonal Mr, and Mrs. Don Peterson of San Bernardino, Calif., announce the birth of a" daughter yesterday at the Norton Hospital there. The baby, their first child, has been named Susan Melinda. Mrs. Peterson is the former Miss Sue Stanfield. Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Mac Morgan of St. Louis were the week end guests of Mr. and Mrs. Otho Stanfield. Miss Donna Stanfield returned home with them for a weeks visit. Miss Barbara Carter and her fiancee, Lt. R. David Martin of Fort Leavenworth. Kans., spent the week end in Memphis as guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Norris. Miss Carter has just returned from a vacation spent in Tennessee and Missouri. Roy Lee Carter of the Navy has returned to California after having spent a furlough here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Cartr. Miss Irene Johnson of Fort Meade, Md., has arrived to spend several days with her mother, Mrs. C. E. Johnson. Condition of Mrs. J. S. Dillahunty, who underwent major surgery at Baptist Hospital in Mem- phs Thursday, is reported to be satisfactory. She is in Room 664 and is allowed to have visitors. Mrs. T. J. BaUey spent several days in Little Rock last week visiting her daughter, Miss Carol Ann Bailey. Miss Bailey and George Camp of Conway returned home with her and spent the week end here. Howard Bailey of Brinkley, Ark., was the week end guest of his Bridge League Completes Six Weeks Series A seven-table Howell movement ended a six-week series for tht Duplicate Bridge League Saturday afternoon. Winners in the games played during the afternoon were Mrs. B. A. Lynch and Mrs. Eugenia Jenkins, first with 77 points; Mrs. Foy Etchieson and Mrs. 0. W. McCutchen, second with 69 y z points and Mrs. T. J. Barnes and Mrs. Ed Cook, third with 68 points. In the. slx : weeks series, winners were Mrs. Jenkins, first with * 63.5 percentage; Mrs. Jim Roleson, second with 60.3 percent and Mrs. Frank Grigsby, third with a 58.7 percentage. Mrs. Lynch was in fourth plac« with 57.9 per cent and Mrs. McCutchen was in fifth place with a, j 57 percentage. to New Orleans, the bride wearing parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Bailey. Miss Beverly Smith of Duncan. Miss., who was the week end guest of Braxton dill of Dell, was motored to Memphis this morning by Mr. Gill and was met there by her parents. Joe Newsom is spending several days in Tunica. Miss., visiting his uncle, Joe L. Newsome, and family. Fred Livingston of Bates ville was the overnight suest last night of Mr. and Mrs. Udell Newsome. Mrs. Finley Cartwright of Memphis, Term., spent the week end visiting her sister, Mrs. Virgil Greene, and family. Miss Evelyn Blythe returned Sunday from Chattanooga, Tenn., where she spent a week visiting her niece, Mrs. Richard Shrader, and Mr. Shrader. Mrs. Lucy Coody returned Saturday from Searcy where she had of Memphis were guests of Mrs. Herbert Joyner and son, Herbert Lee, yesterday. Miss Allene Wimberly, a student at Southwestern in Memphis, and Martha Ann and John Rodgers of Memphis were week end guests of Miss Wimberly's parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. E. Wimberly. Guests of Mr. and Mrs. F. B. Joyner and daughter, last night were Mrs. Joyner's aunt, Mrs. C. F. Bosley, and Mrs. Dollie Bateman of Springfield, Ky. Mr. and Mrs. F. B. Joyner and daughter, Cecilia, will spend tomorrow in Little Rock where Mr. Joyner will attend the monthly meeting of the State Real Estate Commission. A new portable mixer is said to perform any kitchen mixing task from beating eggs to making cookie batter. It weighs three pounds, ha» speeds. LAST TIMES TONIGHT 7:30 & 9:30 o*' WARN** Bwo*. --I.I-T CLYDE — MICK«V ANO MIS OtOANTJC 3 RING CIRCUS HE'S A MOV* STAR NOW! phis; Mr. and Mrs. Howard Perk- sp ent several days visiting rela- ins of Manila and Mr. and Mr tives Sam C. Sykes of Humboldt, Tenn Mr '. and M rs. Marshall Cox and Mrs. Louise Criner and children Coming Events TUESDAY NN Bridge Club meets with Mis Mary Noe. Country Club Duplicate Bridg League has regular meeting. Cldge Davis and Mrs. Lou Griffin. Refreshments were served by j the hostesses at the conclusion of the games. Slipcovers made of white toweling are quck drying, need no ironing and will last for years. ••••••••••*•••••*•••»••••••••••••• OPENS 6:45 EACH NIGHT SHOW STARTS AT DUSK -----------------.-"------~_-..»___^... m- » ai= ,, 2 SHOWS EVERY NITE! 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