The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 3, 1954 · Page 2
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Friday, September 3, 1954
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PAGE TWO BLYTHEVILLE (ARK,) COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 1954 Society News illnrv Snr.ipt.v Rriitnr f Mis* Millie Ann Mallory, Society Editor Phone 3-4461 DISCUSSING PLANS — Mrs. Blan Heath, {left),'chairman, Mrs. Joe P. Pride.. Jr., (center) who will be commentator, and Mrs. Harry A. Haines/ (right, co-chairman, are discussing the plans for the 1954 Junior Auxiliary Fashion Show, "Fantasy in Fashion." The show will be presented at the high school auditorium Sept. 21, at 8 p. m. This year the show will feature both men's and women's latest fashions. (Courier News Photo) Tantasy of Fashion/ Picked As Theme of Junior Auxiliary Show "Fantasy of Fashion, Blytheville Junior Auxiliary's sixth annual Fall fashion show, will be presented Sept. 21 at 8 p. m. in the Senior High School auditorium. La Nueve Club Has Meeting at Country Club Members of the La Nueve Club were the guests of Mrs. Coleman Stevens at the Country Club yesterday afternoon. Winners in the bridge games played during the afternoon were Mrs. R. E. Green, high, Mrs. N. G. Jerome, second high, and Mrs. Newton Whitis, bridgo. A dessert course was served by the hostess preceding the bridge games. Sew-Easy Lingerie Mrs. ,.Blan Heath is chairman and Mrs. Harry A. Haines is cochairman. The showing of the latest in men's attire will be a new feature of this year's show, with the R. D. Hughes Men's Store participating in the event. Miss Whitsitt's Shop again will present the feminine fashions. Proceeds from the show will go to Blytheville's Junior Auxiliary's Child welfare projects, which include milk daily for underprivileged school children, an eye-testing program which includes the buying of glasses for those unable to afford them, the Weekly Story Hour at the Blytheville Public Library, and the Lange School for Exceptional Children. Committee chairmen announced by Mrs. Heath follow:. Door prizes and favors. Mrs. Worth Holder, assisted by Mrs. Russell H. Farr; decorations, Mrs. I. R. Coleman with Mrs. James L. Brooks, co-chairman; program and ads, Mrs. Newton Whitis and Mrs. R. E. Greene; Music and entertainment. Mrs. R. A. Pbrter and Mrs. Dale Briggs; publicity, Mrs. Jack Hale and Mrs. E. M. Terry, Jr. In charge of lighting are Mrs. Dick White, Mrs. Bob Logan and Mrs, Albert Taylor and commentator will be Mrs. Joe P. Pride, Jr.. The script will be written by Mrs. James C. Guard; and Mrs. P. Don Smith will be in charge of ticket sales. Mrs. Haines Entertains Kibitzer Club Mrs. Harry A. Haines entertained members of the Kibitzer Club at the home of Mrs. Harry W. Haines yesterday afternoon. Arrangements of mixed summer flowers were used throughout the entertaining rooms. In the bridge games played during the afternoon, winners were Mrs. Richard Rose, a guest of the group, high and Mrs. J. M-. Williams, Jr., second high. Party foods were served by the hostess during the games. Homemakers Class Meets The Homemakers Class of the First Baptist Church met at the home of Mrs. W. F. Tegethoff last night. Mrs. Melvin Gillis was co- hostess. Mrs. Bill Rollison presided over the business session and the devotional was given by Mrs. Allan Rushing. Following the business session, a social hour was held and refreshments were served by the hostesses. Girl Scout Leaders Meet At Little House The Girl Scout Lone Troop Association met Thursday morning at the Little House in Walker Park with ten members present. Mrs. Glenn Ladd, the president, was in charge of the meeting. Plans were discussed for adding a room to the Little House. This addition would provide a weekly meeting place for six troops. It was unanimously agreed to proceed with the proejct at once. Leaders were assigned to troops for the coming year and plans made for registration of the girls during the first part of this month. Plans were made for the Girl Scouts Troops to participate in the National Cotton Picking Contest and Community Chest parades. Blytheville now has eleven active Girl Scout troops with two more soon to be organized for first year Brownies. Yarbro PTA Executive Board Conducts Meeting The Yarbro Parent-Teachers Executive Board met at the Yarbro Methodist Church yesterday afternoon. Mrs. J. L. Plunkett presided over the business session when plans were made for the coming year. Officers for this year are Mrs. Plunkett, president: Mrs. Odell Campbell, vice-president; Mrs. Billy Chapman, secretary and Mrs. Milton Bunch, treasurer. Chairmen for the coming year are Mrs. Monroe Besharse, membership and parent educaton; Mrs. Johnny Johnson, program; Mrs. William Wyatt, budget and finance; Mrs. M. A. Middleton, health and safety; Mrs. Thomas Begun, devotional; Mrs. Cecil Johnson, lunch room and magazine; Mrs. Paul Hay, historian; Mrs. Calvin Hollingsworth, civil defense; Mrs. Victor Mallory, publicity, Mrs. Paul Abbott, hospitality. The meetings will be conducted on the second Wednesday of each month. Masterpoint Game Played by Duplicate League Members of the Duplicate Bridge League played an eight-table Mitchell movement last night as a masterpoint game. North and South winners were Mrs. Eugenia Jenkins and Mrs. Marshall Cameron, first with 100 Vz points, and East and West winners were Richard Myers and James Roewert, first with 96V1> points. Other North and South Winners were Mrs. O. W. Coppedge and Mrs. C. C. Councille, second with 93 Vs points; Bernard Gooch and Oscar Hardaway, third and 96 ^2 points and Mr. and Mrs. Harry W. Haines, fourth with 90 1 /-: points. Mrs. Prank Grigsby and Mrs. Joe Ferguson won second place in the East and West division with 93 points. In third place were Mi's. B. A. Lynch and Mrs. P. D. Foster, with 92V 2 points and Mrs. Howard Fender and Mrs. Nola Samford were fourth with 88 points. Mrs. Angel Honored with Stork Shower At the Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Cladis Davis, Steele. Mrs. John Hardin, city. Leanette Glenn, city. Chickasawba Hospital Dismissed: Brenda Allbritton. city. W. W. Shaver, city. Darrell Lunsford, city. Mrs. Alice Simmons, city. Trinity YWA Has Meeting The Trinity Baptist Young Women's Auxiliary met at the home of Million Club Has Meeting Members of the Chillion Club met with Mrs. Sally Freeman yesterday afternoon. Winners in the canasta games played were Mrs. Mike Meroney, high, Mrs. O. O. Elkins, Sr., second high, and Mrs. W. A. Hollingsworth, low. Mrs. Myrtle Byrum was a guest of the group. At the conclusion of the games the hostess served a salad course and iced drinks. Miss Glenda Ray last night. The meeting was opened with the group repeating the watchword and the devotional was given by Miss Clara Sue Ray. Miss Marcella Ray presided over the business session and the group was dismissed with prayer by Mrs. Howard Caldwell. j At the conclusion of the meeting, i the hostess served refreshments, i Mrs. W. A. Angel was guest of honor last night when Mrs. B. J. Layton and Mrs. Tom Burns entertained with a stork shower at the Layton home. Summer flowers were used throughout the entertaining rooms and on he table where the gifts were displayed. The evening was spent playing games and in informal entertainment. Party foods and ijed drinks were served by the hostesses. Bits of News Burdette PTA Committee Meets The program committee of the Burdette Parent-Teachers Associa- plantion met at the school yesterday afternoon to plan the programs for the coming year. The theme. "The Community's Investment in the Future." was chosen for this year and announced by Mrs. Brad Shearin, chairman. (joining Events FRIDAY Mrs. Thomas Dorris entertains members of the LHE Club at her home at 8 p.m. SATURDAY Mr. and Mrs. Joe Freeman, Mr and Mrs. Melvin Halsell and Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Haines are entertaining the University Club at 9. p. m. at Hotel Noble. Duplicate Bridge League meets at Hotel Noble at 1 p.m. Misses Virginia Nunn and Mary Jo Hall of Washington, D. C., will arrive Sunday to be the guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Nunn and Mrs. A. G. Hall. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Miller of Indianola, Miss., will be the week end guests of Mrs. Miller's mother, Mrs. Lucy McAdams and family. Dr. and Mrs. Blythe Allison of Chicago will return to their home tomorrow after having spent several days here as guests of Dr. Allison's father, J. P. Allison and family. Oakie Ropp motored Freddie Gore to Russellville where he will enroll at Arkansas Tech and Pete Jobe to his home in Little Rock. Mr. Jobe has been the guest of Mr. Ropp for the past several days. Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Walker of Memphis have been the guests of Mrs. F. L. Reed and Miss Angie Hood for the past several days. Mrs. B. S. Simmons of Dell is in Owensburg, Ky., where she will attend the wedding of Miss Ann Davis to Jourdon Roane. C. T, Davis, staff manager of the Life of Georgia Insurance office in Blytheville and his staff, Virgil Davis, E. 0. Anders, G. W. Spears and Emmett Hill, won a trip to their home office in Atlanta, Ga. They were motored to Georgia by T. A. (Trig) Folger. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wolsey have returned after having spent 'the past several days in Cape Girardeau where they visited relatives and friends. Mr. and .Mrs. R. E. Rehbock have returned to their home in San Francisco, Calif. They were called here due to the illness and death of Mrs. Rehbock's mother, Mrs. P. M. Campbell. Ellis Rosenthal of Cincinnati, 0., who has been the guest of his brother, Walter Rosenthal, and Mrs. Rosenthal, returned to his home yesterday. Eugene Cable will leave Tuesday for College Station, Tex., where he will enroll in Texas A and M. Mrs. J. P. Friend returned home with her sister, Mrs. Melvin E. Gibbs of Lufkin, Tex., who has spent the past several days here. Mr. and Mrs. Hank Dodd and son, Mike, and Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Reeves have returned home after attending the American Soybean Association Convention in Memphis. They were accompanied by Charles R. Penn. Mr. and Mrs. G. H. Carney of Meridan, Miss., are the week end guests of Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Hale. Bill Cable is a patient in the Frisco Hospital in Se. Louis. He Frisco Hospital in St. Louis. He son, Eugene, will spend the week end with him. Miss Robeson Complimented With Shower Miss Mary Ann Robeson, bride- elect of Charles Coleman, was complimented last night with a miscellaneous shower by Mrs. Pat Skelton at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Speck McGregor. In the games played, the winners were Miss Betty Stiles and Mrs. C. R. Robeson, mother of the bride- elect. The table from which refreshments were served was overlaid with a lace cloth and centered with a bridal cake. Arrangements of summer flowers were used throughout the entertaining rooms. Miss Robeson was dressed in a red checked tissue gingham and wore black patent accessories. She was presented a gift from her hostess. Beta Lambda Sorority Meets At Rustic Inn The Beta Lambda Sorority met at the Rustic Inn Wednesday night. Mrs, Woodrow Fardeecey presided over the business session when two members, Mrs. Dellal Lancaster and Mrs. Steven Johns, were taken into the sorority. Officers for the coming year were elected and those elected were Mrs. Fardeecey, president; Mrs. C. W. Pugh, vice-president; Mrs. Lancaster, secretary; Mrs. Eddiee Pharo, treasurer and Mrs. Johns, reporter. Following the meeting the remainder of the evening was spent playing cards. Mrs. A. Kahalley and Mrs. Margarita Kahalley were guests of the group. The next meeting will be at the home of Mrs. Mose Sliman in Luxora. DO YOU KNOW —What is the first name and middle initial of Mr. Kapp, Manager of BLYTHEVILLE WATER CO. Located on Main Street? ... who is the bookkeeper? The more folks with whom you "get acquainted"—the more enjoyment of life will be yours. In business and in social contacts "knowing the persons BY THEIR NAMES" is most important. "LET'S GET ACQUAINTED" . . . will feature PEOPLE, those friends of yours at our places of business who serve your daily needs! ! J Sue Burnett You can have a variety of lingerie sets with this sew-easy pattern* Make slip with lace top or plain, whichever you prefer. Pattern No. 8157 is in .sizes 32, 34. 36, 38, 4ti, 42, 44, 46. Size 34, slip, 3 yards 39-inch; panties, 1*4 yards; IVe yards lace trim. For this pattern, send 30c in 'OINS. your name, address, size desired, and the PATTERN NUMBER to Sue Burnett. Blytheville lourier News, 372 W. Quincy Street, Chicago 6, 111. 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