The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 12, 1954 · Page 5
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THURSDAY, AUGUST 12, 1954 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE FIVE Society News Miss Millie Ann Mailory, Society Editor ' Phone 3-4461 Mrs. Cockle Honored at Morning Party Mrs. John C. McHaney and Mrs. A. G. Hall entertained with a morning party Tuesday in honor of Mrs. C. P. Cockle, who is moving to Nashville, Tenn. The table from which party foods were served was overlaid with a cutwork linen cloth and centered with yellow chrysanthemums in a. crystal bowl. Othr arrangements of summer flowers were used throughout the entertaining rooms. The hostesses presented Mrs. Cockle with a gift. Whether your waist measures 24 or 30 inches, a new belt with a hidden nylon track in it can bs adjusted to size. The nylon track slips smoothly through a slide on back of the belt buckle and locks when the desired size is reached. Separates Are Tops By Sue Burnett In daytime wardrobes for the school-age miss or career, gal alike. This blouse and skirt pair does wonders to stretch your budget. Pattern No. 8696 is in sizes 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20; 40. Size 12, skirt, 3T'a yards of 39-inch; blouse, short sleeve, 2% yards. For this pattern, send 330c in COINS, your name, address, size desired, and the PATTERN NUMBER to Sue Burnett, Courier News, 372 W. Quincy Street, Chicago 6, HI. The latest issue of Basic FASHION — fall and winter '54 — is colorful, stimulating and a complete guide in wardrobe planning for a new season. 25 cents for a copy — send for it now. Dinner Party Given At the Country Club George Lee wac complimented on his birthday with a dinner party at the Country Club Tuesday night. There were 12 guests present. The table where the guests were seated was overlaid with a white linen cloth and centered with an arrangement of yellow and white chrysanthemums. Following dinner, the group returned to the Lee home and spent the remainder of the evening informally- Manila Couple Exchange Vows MANILA—Miss Beulah Barrett, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. Barrett of Manila, became the bride of Gerald Woodruff, son of Mr. and Mrs. L. L. Woodruff also of Manila at 2 p. m. Sunday. The Ceremony was read by the Rev. N. Lee Cate, pastor of the Manila Methodist Church, in the presence of relatives and friends of the families in the Methodist Church. L. K. Holt, Jr., served as best man. Miss Mary Ethel Bellinger of St. Louis was maid of honor. The couple were members of the 1954 senior class of Manila High school where Mrs. Woodruff was outstanding in Future Homemakers work. Mr. Woodruff was a member of the baseball team. They will make their home in McGhee where Mr. Woodruff is employed. Club Eight Meets With Mrs. Poetz Mrs. G. O. Poetz was hostess yesterday to members of Club Eight when they met at her home. Arrangements of yellow gladioli and roses were used throughout the entertaining rooms. Winners in the games played during the afternoon were Mrs. Paul Jobe, high, Mrs. Poetz, second high, and Mrs. Otto Scrape, bridgo. N Mrs. O. S. Crowell was a guest of the group. The hostess served refreshments at the conclusion of the games. Hi-N-Y Group Has Party At Park Here The Hi-N-Y Young People's group of the First Church of The Nazarene were entertained with a party at Walker Park Tuesday night. Games were under the direction of Misses Bobbie Seymore and Mary Ann Fisher. At the conclusion of the games, refreshments were served. Chaperones of the group were Mr. and Mrs. Paul Lawrence and Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Roberts. Zetha Fisher, Steve Eatmon and Bobby Miller were guests. Coming Events FRIDAY Miss Irene Johnson being entertained with a Tea-Shower at home of Mrs. W. O. Reeves, Sr. SATURDAY Duplici ;e Bridge League meets at Hotel Noble at 1 p. m. OPENS 6:45 EACH NIGHT 2 SHOWS EVERY NITE! RAIN OR SHINE! THURSDAY& FRIDAY FIRST BLYTHEVILLE SHOWING Every Thrilling Moment. The strange (ft FUMING adventures of the Yankee who ruled Nf I! forbidden Morocco! Plus Two Color Cartoons! "MILKY WAIF" & "NORTH PAL" Miss Walker Complimented With Shower Mrs. TJ. S. Blankenship complimented Miss Doris Jean Walker of " ked Tree, bride-elect of Jacob Earl King -of Augusta, yesterday with a shower at her home in Dell. The afternoon was spent in playing- bunco. Winners were Miss Bonnie Shepherd, high, Mrs. 'Bobbie Simmons, second high, and Miss Walker, bunco. The den where the games were played was decorated with arrangements of summer flowers. Miss \Valker was dressed in a black and white sheath dress with a fitted bodice. She was presented a white carnation corsage and gift frcm her hostess. A dessert course was served at the conclusion of the games. By IVIES. M. EL ISAACS Martha Ellis, Linda Edwards, Trudene Caery, Bonnie Hodges, and Imajoan Oates, accompanied by their sponsor, Mrs. Lois Goodson, attended the Young \Vomens Auxiliary encampment at Ferncliff near Litle Rock Saturday and Sunday. G. W. Masters, junior in Manila High School, is in a West Helena, Ark., hospital suffering bruises he sustained Saturday night when a truck in which he was riding over turned on a levee near Elaine. Jerry Densmore, a sophomore in Manila High School, was also a passenger in the truck, but he escaped without injury. Misses Rose and Moore, second grade teachers in the Osceola system, spent Monday observing in the second grade rooms in the central school in Manila. Mrs. Jean Ashabranner and Mrs. MaXine Steele are instructors for Manila second graders. The east entrance to Tipton Hall is receiving a coating of gravel this week. At the Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Harry Snow, city Mrs. Beverly Kifer, Dell Cfaickasawba Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Earl W. Walters, city Mrs. David Gray and baby, city Ronnie Epperson, city Walls Hospital D: nissed: Mrs. Cecil Crawford and baby, Steele Joe Elkins, city Mrs. Emma Sharp and baby, city Many of the new cotton fabrics are treated with resin, to give wrinkle resistance or glazed sheen. To bleach such cottons use a perborate bleach rather than one with chlorine. Garment labels should give this information. Rid grease spots by sponging with a grease solvent cleaning fluid before laundering. Bits of News Wlat ur, arem Guests of Mrs. John Waldon are her sisters, Mrs. Bernard Jenkins of Chicago, and her mother, Mrs. M. A. Price of Kingsville, Tex. The Rev. and Mrs. Gene Shultz and son, Farrell, left last night for Lakeland, Fla., on a 10-day vacation. While there they will be the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Duvall and family. Mr. and Mrs. Billy Johnson have as their guests Mr. and Mrs. Leroy | Owens of McAllen, Tex. j Misses Emadel Swearengen and Doris Bean left this morning for Platte, Mo., where they will be the guest of Miss Sarah Bernhardt. Miss Bernhardt and Miss Swearengen will be roommates at Stephens College this fall. In Kansas Cit> they will visit Mrs. Fiske Miles, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Dan Miller and sons, Ronnie and DeWayne, are vacationing at Big Springs, Mo. Mrs. P. W. Frances of Shannon, Miss., was the guest of Mrs. Sue Frances and sons this week. Mrs. C. S. Birmingham and Mrs. Howard Caldwell spent the week ena at Ferncliffe, where they were counselors for the Trinity Baptist Young Women's Auxiliary. Dr. and Mrs. Howell Brewer and daughter, Pat, of Shreveport, La., will arrive tomorrow to spend the week end with their daughter, Mrs. Coleman Stevens, Mr. Stevens and family. Mr. and Mrs. R. J. White of Dallas, Tex., returned to their home yesterday after having been the guests of Mrs. W. A .Hollingsworth and son, Jerry. Mrs. J. A. Leech and Mrs. Aubrey Conway are expected to arrive home today from, California, where they have spent the past several weeks. Mrs. Herman Tinker is now at home after having been a patient in Walls Hospital for the past three weeks. While there, she underwent a major operation on her knee which was injured in a car wreck. Mrs. L. F. May has returned home after a month's visit in Birmingham, Ala., as guest of her daughter, Mrs. J. Hines Walters, Mr. Walters and children. Mrs. L. F. May will spend the week end in Monette as guest of Mrs. Maude Thomas ..nd Mrs. Joe Garrett. Mrs. Billy Driver, Mrs. R. . E. Davis, Mrs. Glenn Alexander and Mrs. Ben Ray spent yesterday at Walcott Park where the Women's Home Demonstration Clubs of Mississippi County are spending a three-day vacation. Mr. and Mrs. Hank Dodd and son, Mike, left today for Fort Hood, Tex., to spend their vacation with Cpl. and Mrs. Wade Reeves, Jr., and son. Mrs. Lawrence Good Listeners Always Welcome The good listener is usually welcome in any group, but sometimes the good listener gets tired of listening and would like to do some of the talking for a change. Here's a letter from a woman who is fed up with always being the quiet member of a group. She says: "I can talk well — and, I think, fairly interestingly — when I am j with one other \ j person. But when I find myself in a group of even five or six, I never seem to manage to get a word in edgeways. "If I start to say something, somebody else breaks in and takes the floor. So I give up and go back to listening, smiling and nodding — i and laughing at the right moment, j "Is there some trick in being j able to break into a conversation! and have j T our say?" j If you are talking about getting a i chance to have your say in a group of women, then you are probably just being too polite. When a group of women get together, the ones who do the talking aren't timid about breaking into ai conversation in a loud enough voice ' to command attention. And, once they get the attention of their audience, they aren't too modest to hold it until it is grabbed by someone else. The women who do the talking in any crowd usually have several things in common. They are vivacious, and so can make even the most trivial small talk sound important. They aren't hesitant in talking about themselves, or taking up someone else's time by going into detail over what they think, where they've been, and the people they know. And they speak fast enough and loud enough to drown out any competition. That's all the trick there is to it. But since nobody ever put her foot in her mouth by being a good listener—and plenty of big talkers are always doing just that—don't worry OSCEOLA NEWS By Bettye Nelle Stan- Carp- and Mrs. E. S. Perrin. Mrs. Elliot Sartain invited Mrs. IE. H. Riley to her bridge club l-when i; met Tuesday night. Sum- I mer '' :>wer were used for th« floral decorations. Mrs. Sartaia served a salad plate. rotnpt DELIVERY SERVICE Phone 3-4507 Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. with Deliverv to 7 p.m. WOODS DRUG STORE 221 West Main St. Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie Erwin and daughter, Madeline, have returned home after spending their vacation in Florida. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Adair of Nashville, Tenn., returned to their home Sunday after a visit with Mrs. Adair's mother, Mrs. Lillian Welborn. Mr. and Mrs. Pete Wells and Mr. and Mrs. David Pendergrast attended the Open Air Concert Tuesday night at Overton Park in Memphis. Mrs. J. K. Sartain of Houston, Tex., is visiting her son, Elliot Sartain, and Mrs. Sartain. Mr. and Mrs. Carrol Johnson and children are in Springfield, Mo., this week. Mrs. J. S. McCants is visiting in Macon, Ga. Dr. ana Mrs. George Cone, daughter, Shirley, and son, George, spent several days during the Week at their lodge at Bear Creek. The monthly bridge-supper club met Monday night at Cramer's Cafe. The 16 members were seated at a table centered with an arrangement of pink blossoms in a low crystal bowl. Following the evening meal, the guests went to the home of Mrs. John W. Edrington. " i. Edrington carried out the pink color scheme further with a~"angements of pink radiance roses throughout the entertaining rooms. i the games of bridge, Mrs. J. j H, Lovewell won high score. Mrs. | Dick Bagby won guest high and Mrs. Wjrt Steed won bridgo. Other guests attending were Mrs. S. D. You Can't Beat Hubbard's 1-TON Air Conditioner Latest Model Save $100 Hubbard & Son Furniture Show Starts MOX -Theatre- On West Main St. In Blytheville Show Starts too much over being the good list- Weekdays 7:00 Sat., Sun. 1:00 ener who is always welcome in any 7:00 p.m. Admission 15c & 35c At All Times LAST TIMES TONIGHT Double Featurt JOHN WAYNE, ILLA RAINES • WARD BONO GEORGE 'GABBY' HAYES crowd. 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