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PAGE FOUR BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER '' NEWS Jane SheHun, Society Editor Phone 4461 CEO Club Plays Bridge At Goodrich Home Mrs. T. H. Caraway won lii^li and Mrs. Joseph \V. Mrllancy brid- po in tlie birdge gurne l»^t night at the \vct v kly meeting of the OEO CJub, Miss Vct'-A Cioodiioh was hosi- ers lo the group at hi i r home on Chlckasjnvha, During the evening (he host ess served a tle.sert coui.sc. Mrs. Bunn Honored Al "Court House" Party Mrs, Eugene Bunn, \vho \vns before her marriage Thnnksqiviut: Day, MJss IJeUy 1i;ill was complimented when fellow employ res »t the court House s ho AC red her with miscellaneous gifts, Aflc* the glfis were presented Mr.s, Bunn refreshments wore .served. The remainder of the a<tcr- noon WEIS si>ctil in informal entertainment. TRIMLY TAILORED Members, Guests Attend Baptist Circles Meetings Circles of the First Biiptlst Church met yeslcriiay nftcrntmn in the homes of the members for the bi-monthly meeting. Circle One met with Mrs. E, B. Woodson. Prayer was led by Itfrs. George Ir-jram follow eti by th e 1 esson w h i<: h WHS ts light by Mrs, Lloyd SMeknum. Mr.s. Victoria Gilbert led the dismissal prayer. v Mrs. Tom Ingrain was a visitor with nine members of Circle Two at the meeting at the home of Mrs Shelburne Brewer. The opening prayer which wns led by Mrs. W. Marion Williams preceded the lesson which was taught by Mrs. E. E. Stevens. Mrs. J. W. Rayder closed the meeting with prayer. Mrs. C. S. Lemons was hostess to nine memheis of Circle Three, Mrs. V/ilbur Ociming led the open- Ing prayer followed by the les.ion with Mrs.Theo Logan teaching. The closing prayer \vns given by Mrs. H, C, Blankenship. Circle Four met with Mrs. T. H. Haynes with Mrs. Harry Fritixus co-hostess to the 14 members present. Mr.s. E. P. Hardin led the opening prayer with Mrs. Alvin Huffman, Jr., teaching the lesson. Mrs. E. C, .Brown ..was.hostess lo 13 members and one guest of Circle Five. Mrs. Willie Williams of Texarkana., housegue.st of her daughter, Mrs. Brown was gue.sl for the meeting. Mrs. n. G. Cash led the openl ng prayer wt th M rs. Wn 1 Lc r Bishop teaching (he lesson- Mrs. W. Portlock led the prayer of dismissal. Circle Six met with Mrs. Ncy Hunt with eight members present. Mrs. M. W. Lewis opened the meriting with prayer. Mrs. Kendall Berry taught the lesson with Tyrlss Cordelia Wilhite lending the prayer of dismissal. At the close of each meeting, the hostesses served refreshments. By Sue Burnett This versatile style can be worn the year 'round depending on suitable fabrics. Tailored and trim. It has interesting ctelnil to finish the high necked waist and pocket, which is optional. Ha tern No. 85-18 is a scw-rite perforated paicm for si/e s 12, 14, 16, 18 and 20. Si/e H, short sleeve, 4 1 /: yards of 39-inch. For this |KiLicrn. send 'J5 cents, in COINS, your name, address, si/.e de.sirctl, and- the PATTERN NUMBER to SUP Hurnett, Courier News, 530 South Wells Street, Chicago T, 111. The Fall and Winter FASHION is a complete guide iii planing a wearable fall wardrobe. New — exciting' — informative. Free pattern printed inside the book. 25 cents. Bits of News Woman's Council Meets At Christian Church Mrs. Albert Tnylor mid Mrs. H. R. Brandon were co-hostesses (o members of the Woman's Council of the First Christian• Church when the group met nt the church yesterday at 2:30 p.m. for a business meeting. - Sixteen members were present (or the meeting. Mrs. J. C. Ellis gave the devotional which was taken from the Book of Luke. Mrs. L. L. Ward nnd Mrs. Lester D. Strubhnr assisted Mrs. Ellis in eonrtuctins; the World Call Quiz. A short business meethiK was held with Mrs. C. A. Tant presiding. After the pronouncing of the tjpn- ediction, the hostesses served refreshments. Calvary Circle Meets; Five Visitors Present Ten members and five visitors were present yesterday for the meeting of circle two of tlie Calvary Baptist WMU when the group met at the home 61 Mrs. Verrion Geans. The opening prayer was led by Sirs. Geans followed by a business meeting which wns presided over by Mrs. J. E. England. Mrs. H. J. Fondren led in prayer after which a round table discussion of the ;9th chapter of Proverbs was held. Mrs. Kngland lerl the ciiscusssion. Mrs. Jack Attaway gave the dismissal prayer. Mrs. Gciins served refreshments in the social hour following- At Hie Hospitals Hlythcvillc Hospital Dismissed: Baby Hr'isss, City. , Alfonp.ie Gaston. City. B. p. Lester, Holland. Mamade Badez, City. Walls Hospital Dismissed: Imogens Thompson, Steele. Mrs. I,. O. RlRgs, IU. 3. . Mrs. J. M. Crcccy. Rt. -1. Joan McConncll, Armocol. Jnne Kinicaile, Cootcr. Mrs. O. 11. Samford, Holland. C. A. Smith, Dell. Miulelyn BOIm, Manila. Mrs, John McC'iiRbcrn of Dane- ville, Ala., Miss Hazel McCacbcrn and Miss Margaret Lcc of Dccatur. Ala., mid Miss Sara McCaghcra ol Florence. Ala., were the weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ceell Mann Mr. nnd Mrs. O. B. Alexander had as tlirir Sunday guests Mr. ami Mrs, Clyde Patriek of Dyer, Tonn and Mr. and Mrs. Milton Morgan and son Miifhell of Ncwbern, Tonn. Mrs, Patrick and Mrs, Morgan are sisters of Mrs. Alexander. Mr. and Mr.s. Carl E. Bailey, Jr.. of Little Rock liave returned to their home after visiting here as Kiiesls of Mrs. Bailey's mother. Mrs. 1). M. Cutler. Perry rye Adkissim. Miss Martha Dale Dixfin, Miss Mary Frances Onlncs and Miss Sammye Lou Ferguson have returned t the University of Arkansas. Fayc-Ucvllle, where they are students, aficr spending Hie holidays here as guests of their parents. Mrs, Keron Gill and Mrs. Jim Orafton spent the Thanksgiving holidays In Little Rock as guests of Mr. and Mrs. Pllrifoy Gill. Miss Connie Pinfcerman of WhcaUand. Calif., who Is a faculty member al the University of Arkansas. T'ayctteville. has returned to school after spending trc holiday? here as guest of her uncle and aunt Mr. and Mrs. E. S. Crawford and other relatives at Gosnell. • Randall Workman and Robert Ashley of Holland will sing In the Mixed Voice Ctioral Union of the University of Missouri next Saturday and Sunday at Kiel Auditorium in St. Louis when the Chorus will sing with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra conducted by Vladimir Goldschmann. Mr. Workman, who is a senior nt the University of Missouri, is a member .if the University Singers nnd Mr Ashley, who is a sophomore. Is a member of the University Olce Club. Both men are graduates ol Holland High School. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Pryor am daughter. MLss Melba Pryor, have returned from Tulsa, Okla., am Mansfield. Ark., where they spcn the Thanksgiving holidays with rcl. atives. Mrs. E. C. Barnes, the forme. Miss Annie Mae Auten. and two daughters. Betty Jo and Patrlcin Ann. of Whltehnven. Tenn,. nn visiting here as guest* of Mr." Barnes' mother. Mrs. Mae Autei and family. Mr. nnd Mrs. Alex Curtis an iiounce the birth of a son Nov. 2 at the MethoSist Hospital In Mem phis. Mrs Curtis and son are no^ Jil the home of Sirs. Curtis' parents Mr. anri Mrs. Charles Rose nt Rose land. Mrs. Curtis is the former Mis Mary Catherine Rose. Mr. nnd Mrs. Lee Pitt* and sol of St: Paul. Minn., were the hollda guests of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Crump Mr..nnd Mrs. Henry Wilson nm daughter; Myrn Jane, hnve rclurnei lo Nashville nftcr spending the holi days here as guests of Iheir parent; Mr. anri Mrs. Jack Wilson and Mr, and Mrs. C. H. Wallace. Mr. Wilsoi is. now a •studenb-at Vandcrbllt Uni versity. ' Mrs. J. W. Lucy Is ill at her homi at 115 E. Asli with a bronchial In fcctlon. Her condition is improvct: Mrs. Melvin Hnlsell nnd dnugh [<•«. Diane, nnd Mrs. Chester Nn bcrs spent yesterday In Mcmphi: Condition of Mrs. Russell H. Fan vhn was removed to her home Sun day from Blythevillc Hospital, i satisfactory. Mrs. Kendall Berrs*. Mrs. W. '1 Barnett. Mrs. W. S. Johnston, Mr J. D. Bnrksdalc and Mrs. Geore; M. Lee are iti Joncshoro loday wile' \PTA Plans Pic Supper At Burdettc School A pie supper will be given Thursday nialit at the Burdelte school umirr the* sponsorship of the Bur- riettp I'TA. The supper will begin :it T:30 p.m. Rc.id Courier News Want Ads 'cd TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 1949 Coming Events Sociol Calendar Tuesday High School P.T.A. study course I Home Ed. Cottage at 7:45 with >Irs. o. E. Quellmalz leader. La Petite entertained by Mrs Eric Vhitley. Mrs. E. M. Terry, Jr., compliments I'ri-Town with luncheon. Club Eight meets with Mrs. Gra- lam'Sudbury. tVc'tlllc.siViy Mrs. Baker Wilson entertains Wednesday Club. Town and Country club meek »'ith Mrs. P. D. Faster. Tim rs ilny Mrs. J. C. Kills entertains Octette 31ub. Thursday Club will meet at the Country club. Mr.s. Carlos Deal will entertain I'N Club. Mrs. George Slilivdll btKte.« lo Thursday N'iBlil Club. Mrs. W. J, Cupplm hu.ste.ss to \vnlot] Bunco. Thursday Contract meets with vlrs. E. Borum. Mrs. Leon Schcrer ho.sLc.ss to Thursday Rook. Mid-week Club mels with Mrs J. A. Leech. Mrs. Jack Henry witli Mrs. Hill ilcClure co-ho.stc.ss wilt entcitsiin Nu Phi Mu sorority. Friday Mis. R. A. CopeEiLml hostpss lo C. B. C. Club Friday Contract mets with Mrs tlarmon Tnylor Civic Calendar Monday Junior chamber of Commerce Board—7:30 p.m. Tuesday Lions Club, Hotel Noble — 12:15 p.m. Chamber of Commerce—2:30 p.m. American Legion—0:0 p.m. Wednesday Kin-ante Club, Hotel' NoWe—12:10 a.m. Thursday Rotary Club, Hotel Noble—12:10 p.m. Junior Chamber of Commerce Minstrel—8:00 p.m. Municipal Auditorium. Friday Junior Chamber of Commerce Minstrel—8:00 p.m. tnM These leather accessories lire designed lo corral all slra \ gidgct Mrs. Mayo Entertains Lone Oak HD Club Plans were made for a Christmas pnrty, to be given Dec. 12 nt the meeting ol the Lone Oak Home Demonstration Club, yesterday nt the home of Mrs. W. B. Mayo. "My Wild Irish Rose" was the opening song followed by the devotional which was given by Mr.s R. E. Davis. Mrs. Mayo rend the poem, "The Secret." Mrs. J. O. Hucy gave a demonstration on hemming followed by a business meeting which was presided over by Mrs. Forrest Moore. The club voted to send n donation to Douglas Thomas, son of Mr. nnd Mrs. James Lloyd Thomas, who Is suffering from leukemia. The Christmas party will be given Dec. 12 at Ihc home of Mrs. R E Davis. The Lord's Prayer was repeated to dismiss the group. Immediately following, the hostess served n sandwich pinte and iced drinks. Flood Threat Ends in State .. Of Washington IIy ">c AssriHatrd Tress A serious flood threat in north-, west Wsishitiqion npnearcd ended today and the l'iu:ific Northwest, along with most of the rest of the country, hart fair weather ami mild. mperature Twenty-seven persons were killed, one wns mis-sinn and property damage was estimated hi the millions from the week-end wind and rain storm that swept from British Columbia to Southern Oregon and into the Rocky Mountains. Nintccn died in British C'nlurnlm. There were only a few wet s|K)t-s early today. Showers r.nd thunderstorms were reported over the Middle Atlantic states and over the Appalachians from En.stern Tennessee northward into New York Slate. The coolest areas were in the Rocky Mountains and Nortlicrn Wisconsin. Record temperatures for the date were set in many Texas cities yesterday, with the mercury climbing into the SO's. It hit 90 at San Antonio. Two traffic deaths were reported in Indiana last night because of heavy fog over mast of the state. Highway and airline travel was slowed because of the poor vilibility. Seven Arkansas Cities Push Plans For Post Offices WASHINGTON. Nov. 2!1. (AP) — Plans for new post oflice buildings in .-f;ven Arkansas cities are included in a |H-opo.icd federal program. The cities. Augusta. Wc.st Memphis, HarrLsburg. Bald Knob. Fay- eileville. Ashdowti. :ind Camden, will receive allotments under the program lo buy sites and prepare plrms for the ne\v buildings. Money [or actual construction will have- to be appropriated by Congress. The office of Senator Fulbright. D-Ark., announced yesterday the Arkansas projects on tlie initial li$l included: F.iyetteville, lo buy site and draw plans for a S710.0CO post office. Camden. to buy site and draw plaits for $200,00 post office. Meal for Elephant Includes Razor Blades HAMBURG — <<T*i— A circus elephant overturned a s\vcet hawker's stand here, and ate about ten pounds of sweets. The elephant followed this up by eating a travelling kit. stolen from a reporter watching the scene. The kit contained razor blades, a nail file, brushes, soap and a towel, the Hamburg paper "Abendblatl" reported. they are aLtcMiding the district Fc oration of Women's Chins nicetii Mrs, J. 11. Serman is spendii today in. Memphis. - Mrs. A. G. Shibley and Miss .las phine . Shibley spent. Monday in [ ?eain, had stopped the mouse. Memphis. Mouse Stops Big Clock ! And Clock Stops Mouse ' PETERSHAM, Mass., Nov 20— W*)— "Hickory dickory, dock. "The mouse ran up the clock. "The clock ,sU-" And that's just what happened— or didn't happen. The big clock in the Petersham Unitarian Church steeple didn't strike one, in fact it didn't strike at all. Caretaker Kenneth CIrvrk wondered why the clock hnct stopped announcing the hours, although the hnnds were Indicating the correct lime. This inspection showed the mouse had stopped the striking mechanism. And the, clock, now striking Burmese Government's Sale Tax Is Protested RANGOON — (n't— Burma's five ! ChTimbers of Commerce—Burmese. ; British. Indinn, Chinc.se and Mns- | 1 tin—got together to express joint' frank clisiipproval of the Hiinncsc government's general .sales tr>x, President of the Burme.se Chamber, U Tha Tim Aung, in a letter \viriely published In local press, crit- icised the government for planning multiple taxation at 6', per cfiH cumpnund hi I rrest ill "each stage on all commodities which in normal practice passes through several hands before reaching the consumer." The filial result, warned Hie letter, \\ill be a call upon Unto inert price increases of TiO per cent or more. Lofce Street WSCS Holds Meeting at Church Members of the Lake Street WSCS met yesterday at the church at 2:30 p.m. The meeting was opened will! prayer which was led by Mrs George Shanks. A D'rief business session \vas held with Mrs. Billy King, president presiding. Mrs. Joe Strickland gave the afternoon 'devotional followed by the group singing ot the song. "Give of Your Hest to The Master." The song \vas followed with reading Uiken from the 26th chapter of Matthew. "Responsibilities' "Psychologists at the University ur California will try to learn why men succeed Instead ol why they fail," says a recent news Item. Dr. Donald W, MacKinnon, head of the university's new Institute of Personality Assessment and Research, explains the project in this way: "We hope to discover the factors tha* produce adjustment, hap- ' pines. 1 * and effective living rather than lllnc.ss. unhappincss atid maladjustment. " Here's wishing the new Institute success. And when -the CalifornJa psychologists have found the a&f- ssvers to their question let's hopti they let the rest of us in facts. hop« the We've been weighted down these last few years with information on failure. We've been told over and over all the various things we can do to wreck our children's personalities. ' ht>w we can ruin our mirri ...... what kind of behavior indicates that we are poorly adjusted ourselves. We've (iollcn tn a Rill Failure, failure, failure. It's been pounded In to us so hard that most of us think in terms of how to keep ni:r children from becoming delinquents—rather than how lo enjoy them antt give them the fundamentals of good character. We think more often In terms of how to avoid the pitfalls that lead to divorce than how to be happy in marriage. We arc much more inclined to brood over our inferiority complexes than to take pride in our accomplishments. It would be a welcome change to be taught why men succeed— rather than why they 'ail. And maybe it would do us soms ?ood. Learning why we fail cer- lainly hasn't helped us to be either happy or successful. It has Just tinned us into a nation -of neurotics. worrying over our own complexes and fretting over the ones we are afraid Sis and Junior are developing. At Here's lo success. Just tell 'iA how to achieve it, professors! was the subject of Ihe meditation. The g.-oup was dismissed with the repeating of the Lord's Prayer. . Fire Destroys School At Evening Shade EVENING SHADE. Ark.. Nov. 2!>. dTi — Fire destroyed the Evening Shade High School here early today. A. R. Stroud. superintendent of «in2 from llic mj\U''a vcsl • Ijlc, fit-Miners Iinvc crralnl a fash- InnnhEc v«r<lrnbr *lrclclicr in a f cin- irinr, version of llic vr.st, called A Ail." In rl. arc maifc lu Mith ftkin* nnd liToiisr. In N.1lm»:il C.ilMn Cim rxprrls. 'Hii* >ofl cott »r*kit MU& tlc*Mg[ic<l b Carly. ul cnrd., inlch •wbOBMBifBrtint... V VAPORUQ DISCOUNT On All Present Slocks ol General Electric and Kitchen Kralf ETAL WALL & ,SE CABINETS We are closing out these Cabinet Lines. iUBBARD & HOKE Appliance Co. schools. .<aid the blaze was prob<ih]y caused by defective wiring The building was unoccupied nt tlie time of the fire. Stroud estimated the tow; al $2. = ),000. ' He said the bulkiLnt: was partially covered by Insurance. Oldest Program for Kids NEW YORK ; - on ~ Because it datrs Ijiick to 1D30, "LntV Pretend," j Saturday mornings on CBS. olassi- I firs it.self as the "oldest children's pros mm on the networks." All thnt time :t tuts been produced ami di- rc-i-(crt by Nila Muck. The hiondcast speciiiliT.'vs iti dni- ni;u:/;nintis cif child ren'n 'priiiwrily of the fnm.;i.sy type. EARL STONE has been appointed our new Service Manager 'As his ninny friends Knmv, Karl Stutie hnn Hie cxp'criciu-e In roiulvr c-iirvfnl, capable BCtvice in hclpin}; you Keep your rsu 1 in li'p- oncrntiiiK cnudition. Wltatrver make or mixl- cl j-Aur car may bo, resl assured lhat he can give yon Ihc kind of sen ice you like lo have. Noble Gill Pontiac, Inc M. W, "Bill" Spencer, Mgr. 12G South Lilly ..What a Gift! What a Value! Continuous Shows Box Office Opens 1 :45 Show Starts 2:00 10:00 a.m. 12M5 p.m. 4:30 p.ra LISTEN TO KLCN Tuesday & Wedncs&i} 2H Selrrleil Shnrl Sub|rrf5 Continuous Shnuin£ Kvcrvdaj Show Starts 3:00 Box (XfTicc Opens 6:15 Bargain Night Every Night K\cepl Saturday Xo passes honored on Sunday at The ROXV Tuesday & Wednesday THE •'IT'S M/VGIC' MUSIC/XL. I ROMANCE Selected Sliort Subjects riinne .1371

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