The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 13, 1954 · Page 2
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PAGE TWO BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, AUGUST, 13, 1954 Society News llnrv Snript.v Editor * Miss Millie Ann Mailory, Society Editor Phone 3-4461 Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Shousc W. SJwuse;, Miss Brownlee Exchange Vows In Joiner Church In a ceremony peformed last night at 6:30 at the Joiner Methodist Church, Miss Margaret Frances Brownlee, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Roy Brownlee of Joiner, became the bride of John William Shouse, Jr., son of Mrs. J. W. Shouse and the late Mr. Shouse of Blytheville. The Rev. E. E. Stevenson, pastor of the church, officiated at the ceremony. Baskets of white gladioli interspersed with leather leaf and tied with white satin bows and wrought iron candelabra holding white tapers formed a semi-circle " where the wedding party stood. White satin bows marked the family pews. C. B. Ware, organist, and Don Fletcher, soloist, provided music So New and Pretty 8148 34-48 By Sue Burnett A charming afternoon dress in a wide size range to flatter the fuller figure. Soft scallops finish collar and front closing. Pattern No. 8148 is in sizes 34, 36, 38, 40. 42, 44, 46, 48. Size 36, short sleeves, 4 yards of 39-inch. For this pattern send 30c in COINS, your name, address, size desired, and the PATTERN NUMBER to Sue Burnett, Courier News 372 W. Quincy Street, Chicago 6, m. Send 25 cents today for your copy of our pattern catalog Basic FASHION. The fall and winter '5-c issue is filled with attractive, easy to sew styles for all ages. NOTICE My Offict Will Bt Closed Until Aug. 23rd H. C. Sims M.D. for the wedding. Mr. Ware's selections included "On Wings Of Love," "The Rosary," "Out Of The Dusk To You," "Claire de Lune," and "The Lord's Prayer," as the couple knelt. He used the traditional wedding marches. Mr. Fletcher's selections included "O Promise Me," and "I Love Thee." Sister Matron of Honor Mrs. Alfred C. Vance, of Russellville, sister of the bride, served as matron of honor and only feminine attendant. She wore a waltz length dress of pink-net over pink taffeta and carried a bouquet of white shattered carnations. The bride, who was given in marriage by her father, wore a waltz length gown of chantilly lace over satin. The fitted bodice had a scooped neckline and long-pointed sleeves which came to a lily point at the hands. The self-covered buttons extended to the basque waist in the back. Her waist length imported tulle veil was attached to a .moonlight tiara. She carried a white Bible topped with a white orchid. Charles W. Hill of Blytheville was best man and ushers were Ralph M. Brownlee of Little Rock and James W. Brownlee of Joiner, brothers of the bride. Mrs. Brownlee wore a pale pink lace dress over pink taffeta with white accessories. She pinned a purple orchid at her shoulder. Mrs. Shouse' dress was of beige marquisette. She wore white accessories and pinned a purple orchid at her shoulder. Reception Given j Following the wedding the] bride's parents entertained with a! reception at their home. j The table was overlaid with a] lace cloth over white satin. The wedding cake topped with a mini- \ ature bride and groom centered' the table. • ' j Those assisting at the table were Mrs. Fay Haley of Joiner and Mrs. Leroy Brownlee of Luxora. Mrs. Larry Joe Bell of Joiner was in charge of the bride's book. , Out-of-town guests were from 1 Blytheville, Osceola, Luxora, Russellville. Memphis, Tenn.. Jackson, Sledge, arid Senatdbia. Miss. Following a short wedding trip, the couple will be at home at 1003 West Ash in Blytheville. For the! trip, Mrs. Shouse wore a beige I inen dress with an Eton jacket. •' S' : wore black accessories and pinned the orchid from her Bible' at her shoulder. Mrs. McFarland Complimented With Shower Mrs. Robert A. McFarland. a recent bride, was complimented last night with a shower in the audito- I A coat of paint applied to new, outdoor iron will keep the metal' from rusting. ' rium of the Catholic School. Hostesses for the affair were Misses Eloise Richardson, Sue Oldham, Sara Child, Emily Damon, Carol Ann Holt and Mrs. Joe Tomlinson. In the bridge and canasta games played during the evening winners were Mrs. Joe Hamby, high in bridge, and Miss Linda Taylor, high in canasta. The table from which party foods were served was overlaid with white cloth and centered with a bride and groom standing under a white umbrella. Paper streamers and balloons were used around the walls of the rooms and bouquets of summer flowers were used throughout the room. Mrs. McParland wore a white off the shoulder blouse with a green and black figured skirt. She wore black accessories and was presented a white carnation corsage and a gift from her hostesses. Mrs. Hamby and Mrs. Gary McFarland, mothers of the couple, were presented with carnation corsages. Bits of News l Luncheon Given For Miss Elkins JOINER — Miss Sarah Elkins. bride-elect of Ross Ford, was guest of honor at a luncheon Tuesday at the home of Mrs. Elaine Uzzelle. The table where the guests were seated was overlaid with a cutwork Italian cloth and centered with an arrangement of summer flowers. Miss Elkins was dressed in pink cotton and was presented a corsage and silver tray from her hostess. Mrs. Charles Elkins, mother of the bride-elect, was presented with a'carnation corsage. Chillion Club Has Meeting Mrs. O. O. Elkins, Sr., entertained members of the' Chillion Club yesterday afternoon. Winners in the games played during the afternoon were Mrs. Mary Hatfield, high, Mrs .Sally Freeman, second high, and Mrs. W. A. Hollingsworth, low. Arrangements of summer flowers were used throughout the en- ertaining rooms. A salad plate was ;erved by the hostess at the conclusion of the games. At the Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Donald Nelson, city Chickasawba Hospital Dismissed: Cleo Henry, city Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Lloyd Crecilius, city Mrs. W. C. Sharp and baby, city Mrs. J. N. Bourland. ctiy AGENTS FOR BUTLER AND COLUMBIAN GRAIN BINS Byrum Implement Go. 118 E. Main—Phone 3-4404 rom / DELIVERY SERVICE Phone 3-4507 Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. with Delivery to 7 p.m. WOODS DRUG STORE 221 West Main St. THE CHURCH OF CHRIST West Main St. One Block West of Highway 61 Invites You To Hear Roy E. Gogdill Evangelist of Lufkin, Tex. TONIGHT 8 p. m. In One of His Series of Gospel Sermons Tonight's Subject: "Divine Authority" Mr. and Mrs. John Tyrone and sons, John. Jimmy and David, and Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Blankenship and son, Norbert, and daughters, Monya Kaye and Deenya, have returned from a two weeks vacation spent in the Smoky Mountains, Myrtle Beach, S. C., and Atlanta, Ga. Mrs. A. P. Burks spent Tuesday in Memphis where she visited Mrs. Harry Taylor, a patient in Baptist Hospital. Mrs. Taylor, who recently underwent major surgery is improving. She is in Room 701 A. Mr. and Mrs. L. K. Ashby and daughter. Rose Alberta, have returned to their home in Torrance, Calif. While here they visited their sister, Mrs. Adele Paulson in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. Max Riggs have had as their guests the past several days, Miss Betty Wooldridge and Ray Dasnell of St. Louis, Mo. Mrs. Arnold Ford of Glendale, Calif., who has been visiting in Mississippi the past two weeks, arrived in Blytheville yesterday to join Mrs. Walt Plummer, also of Glendale. They will visit relatives here and return to California by way of New Orleans and Miami, Ha. Mr. and Mrs. Russell H. Farr and son, Gary, are spending a two- week vacation in Elinora Village at Daytona Beach, Fla. Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Pafford are! vacationing in Oklahoma. I Misses Martha Bean, Pat Part-' low, Sue Jobe, Gail Whitsitt, Polly Deer and Milly Ann Bradley are spending several days at Norfork Lake as guests of Mrs. T. I. Seay and daughter, Ann. Mrs. B. B. Wilson will leave Saturday for a vacation in Florida with her two sons. She will visit Mr. and Mrs. John Bruce Wilson and daughter, Debbie, in Gainesville. Mr. and Mrs. John Bruce Wilson and another doctoral student and his wife of the University of Florida will fly to Cuba on August 20 for a vacation. Mrs. B, B. Wilson and Debbie wall visit Mr. and Mrs. Dick Wilson in Ocala, Fla., until their return. Mr. and Mrs. Harmon Robinson of Corning, Ark., announce the birth of a son Aug. 7. The baby has been named Randy Harmon. Mr. Robinson is the son of Mrs. Edwin Robinson of Blytheville. INSTEP WITH STYLE — Stressing, the feminine note in his new collection, Jacques Fan launches the lace-trimmed stocking. This model, for wear with pumps, has on the instep a medallion of Chantilly lace. arenl Bridge League Conducts Game A three-table Howell Movement was played by members of the Duplicate Bridge League last night. Winners in the games were Mrs. Frank Grigsby and Mrs. Jim Roleson, first with 36 points and Mrs. T. J. Barnes .and Mrs. Ross Moore, second with 28 points. A City Championship Bridge Tournament will be played Sept. 9 and 10. On the night of Sept. 10 dinner will be served. Housewives going away on vacation can put butter, homogenized milk and cream in the home frez- er containers rather than in glass bottles. Long frozen storage is not recommended. Keeping Seams Straight Is Least of Wife's Worries A hosiery company recently made a survey in a large city to discover how many women wear stockings with the seams crooked. Four out of 10 do, the survey takers discovered. And they found out something else, too — that housewives are the worst offenders. Lest anyone think for a moment that housewives are just more careless than any other group of women, let's point out a few pardonable facts. They aren't more careless. They just have their minds on things that for the moment are more important than the seams of their stockings. The housewife Mrs. Lawrence rushing down the avenue with carelessly crooked seams may have just finished being extremely careful in making the baby's formula, measuring and sterilizing with great care. She probably has a staggering list of errands to do tucked inside her handbag—each of which she will do with great care—from picking out oranges with no soft spots to going OPENS 6:45 EACH NIGHT SHOW STARTS AT DUSK 2 SHOWS EVERY NITE! RAIN OR SHINE! LAST TIMES TONIGHT A UNIVERSAL-INTERNATIONAL PICTURE PLUS TWO COLOR CARTOONS SATURDAY ONLY Double Feature Program M-G-M's FASTEST DRAMA ON TWO WHEELS! M-G-M's great drama'! HUMPHREY BATTLE CIRCUS RALPH MEEKER-ELAINE STEWART SALLY FORREST • KEENMI WYNN ROBERT NORTON-JAMES CRAIC SUNDAY & MONDAY . * EO wmm ommm SCAREDSTIFF • DOftOTW MM.ONE • WHLIAM CHIWG O J f *H*C»T tHt» « W*lTtft tUlEW • MOtlwMl * - > IM MMWIICM • tart »» Plus Two Color Cartoons: 'Cracked Quack" & "Well Oiled 1 ADMISSION 50c CHILDREN UNDER 12 FREE WITH PARENTS Methodist Youth Meet In Luxora The Mississippi County Sub-District of the Methodist Church Youth Group n*.3t at Luxora, Monday night. In the business session Roger Sudbury of Blytheville was elected Christian Fellowship Program Area Chairman to replace Ronny Bagley, who moved to the Fayetteville District. Maurine Dobbs, of Dell, was elected treasurer to replace Allen Shanks. * A film was shown the group and a talk was given by A. G. Moody. Sentence prayer dismissed the group. Coming Events SATURDAY Duplicite Bridge League meets at Hotel Noble at 1 p. m. JOINER NEWS Jimmy 'Easley, who was injured last Saturday when the pick-up truck he was driving suddenly left a bridge near Birdsong and turned over in the ditch, is a patient at Campbell's Clinic in memphis. The Joiner Methodist Church honored the pastor and his wife, the Rev. and Mrs. E. E. Stevenson, with a potluck dinner at the church Wednesday night. It was sponsored by the Women's Society of Christian Service. Mr. and Mrs. Gillie Wright and children, Bobby Wright, and two weeks vacation. They are visiting relatives in Illinois and Ohio. From there they plan to go on into Canada. liam Kreis, preaching. Mrs. William Kreis, sister, Miss Naomi Rhodes of Delmost, Mo., will be the organist and Herbert Johnson from Mountain Home will lead the singing. The Missionary society met in the church under the direction of Mrs. W. G. Childers and had a special prayer service for the success of the revival. Mrs- Harmon Childs summed up the teaching mothers' reaction: Electrical & Plumbing Supplies For That Hard to Find Item — See Us. General Hardware And Appliance Co. 109 W Main Phone 3-4585 to three stores to find the kind of shirts with the exact kind of collar her husband likes. If she has to match a fabric ; she will hunt until she finds the exact shade she wants. And all the while, she is probably rushing against time, especially if she is paying a baby sitter to take over for her at home while she is out in her crooked stockings being the family purchasing agent. Nope, the housewife isn't necessarily careless just because the seams of her stockings are sometimes crooked, her lipstick applied with less than perfection, her look not as well-groomed as that of a working girl. It's just that the housewife has to be careful about so many things besides her looks, she often has to figure that for the moment her looks are expendable. WILSON'S TV & Radio Service Guaranteed Service AD TV and Radios (home or auto). Phone 3-4237 Day or 114 So. First—Ingram Bldg The women of the Presbyterian Church Circle No. 1. will meet with Mrs. E. B. Bell at Bassett Aug. 17. Warden Baptist Church will begin a revival meeting Monday with T-he Rev. D. M. Kreis of Calico Rock, father of the pastor, the Rev. Wil- Paint CSoseout Many Type* an* C»l«r* | Price Hubbard Hardware You Can't Beat Hubbard's 1-TON Air Conditioner Hubbard & Son Furniture AIR CONDITIONED BY REFRIGERATION Listen to KLCN at 10:10 a.m. and 4 p.m. for Ritz A Roxy Program Announcements Last Times Today Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p.m. Admission 15c & 35c At All Times starring Jane POWELL • Howard KEEL wim Jeff Richards • Russ Tamblyn • Tommy Rail Selected Shorts FRI. & SAT. Double Feature JEFF CHANDLER MARILYN MAXWELL ANTHONY GUINH SUZAN BALL .JOHNSUTTON-JAYC.FLIPPEN —AND— TXrlRON „ s . GIOVE feu « TECHNICOLOR _AND— "UNKNOWN" ISLAND" With Virginia Grey & Barton Mac Lane CARTOON "MICE MENACE SUNDAY & MONDAY Serial "Gunfighter" No. 5 & Cartoon "Lunch With Punch" Sun., & Mon. Double Feature HE-VA-RO (HEADHUNTED OF THE AMAZON) couo* ay TECHNICOLOR .starring KRNMDO RHONDA mm —AND— f M.G.M } • filmed it in j COLOR in Egypt! : STAGING ROBERT TAYLOR-ELEANOR PARKER CARLOS THOMPSON An M.G-M Picture Par. News & Cartoon "Little School Mouse' * NKCOU • DncM tf TttWCt TM« METRO, NEWS Blytheville's Only Exclusive Children's Shop 110 South Second Street COMING TO THE RITZ August 22-23-24-25 'GONE WITH THE WIND" On Wide Screen With Sterophonic Sound Cinemascope Pictures Coming Soon • Garden Of Evil * Broken Lance • Three Coins In The Fountain • Demetrius And The Gladiators • River Of No Return

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