The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 8, 1954 · Page 2
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Wednesday, September 8, 1954
Page 2
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BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 1954 Society News illrirv Srwrietv Editor 9 Miss Millie Ann Mallory, Society Editor Phone 3-4461 Wedding Plans Are Announced ByMissRobeson Miss Mary Arm Robeson is today announcing her wedding plans. Miss Robeson will become the bride of Charles Coleman September 12, at Trinity Baptist Qhurch ~ 3 p.m. Mrs. Nancy Bratcher, and Mrs. Sue Battles, soloist, will provide nuptial music. Miss Betty «tiles will light the tapers. Miss Joyce Ingram will serve Miss Robeson as maid of honor and bridesmaids will be Mrs. Pat. Skelton and Mrs. Ernestine Peterson, . Bill Treece will serve as best man and ushers will be Charles Williford and James Mosley. Bits of News Mrs. O'Neal Complimented By YM Glub The Young Matron's Birthday Club mt at the home of Mr. Pollie Peterson last night. Mrs. Clyde O'Neal was guest of honor. seated for dinner was overlaid with a lace cloth and centered with the birthday cake. Arrangements • of summer flowers" were used throughout the entertaining rooms where the guests spent the remainder of the evening informally following dinner. Mrs. O'Neal was presented with a gift from the group. Coming Events j THURSDAY The Elliott Fletcher Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy have a luncheon meeting at Hotel Noble at 12:30. Hostesses are Mrs. R. A. Berryman, Mrs. J. W. Adams, Mrs. Marcus Evrard, Mrs. James B. Clark, Mrs. George Grear and Mrs. Gean Atkinson. " Club 28 meets at the Legion hut at 8:30 p.m. for a supper followed by the annual election of officers. Hoets for the affair are Mr. and Mrs. Ed Borum, Mr. and Mrs. Max Reid and Mr. and Mrs. F. B. Joyner. The Burdette PTA meets at 2 p. m. Trinity Baptist YWA meets at the park for a picnic. Duplicate Bridge League begins City Champion Tournament. Mrs. N. G. Jerome entertains members of the La Nueve Club. Mrs. Mike Meroney entertains the Chillion Club. JKKUDAY The La Finesse Club meets with Mrs. Bob Gardener. Mrs. Sanford Tomlinson entertains the Vendredi Club. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ray Dollahite and daughter, Deborah, of Memphis are the guests of Mr. and Mrs. P. C. Rhoads and family. Mrs. W. F. Brewer left today for Carrsville, Ky., where she will spend several days visiting relatives Mrs. Doris Phillips has returned to her home in St. Louis after having spent the weekend here with her mother, Mrs. Lucille Pipkin She was accompanied by her children. Chuck and C. A., Who have spent the summer months here with their grandmother and also by Edward Lee Pipkin and Miss Billie j Bethel who are students at Washington University in St. Louis. Miss Linda Bunch will leave next Tuesday for Oxford, Miss., where she will enroll as a sophomore at the University of Mississippi. She will be motored to school by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Huey Bunch. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Crigger have moved into their newly remodeled home at 801 Walnut. Ralph Wahl returned to Jonesboro Monday in his junior year at Arkansas State College. Mr. Wahl is majoring in music. Mr. and Mrs. R. C. Fair are in Tablegrove, HI., to be with Mr. Fair's mother. Mrs. Ella Farr, who is critically ill. Sgt. Larry Daniels, who is stationed at Shreveport, La., visited his wife and daughter, Lorri, and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Brad Daniels, over the Labor Day weekend. He had as his guests Sgt. Barney Lae- uf eur and Sgt. Ed Kredel. Miss Allene Wimberly who is a student as Southwestern College in Memphis is spending this week with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. E. Wimberly, before resuming her studies. Miss Betty Goff has returned to Washington, D. C., where she is employed after having spent a two week's vacation with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. Goff and family. Miss Goff had as her guest Gretchen Futz also of Washington, D. C. Miss Vera Haynes left yesterday for Blue Mountain', Miss where she will enroll in Blue Mountain College for Women. Miss Haynes was accompanied to Mississippi by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Haynes. Marnage Licenses The following couple has received a marriage license from the county clerk, Mrs. Elizabeth Blythe Parker: John E. Dixon and Miss Pauline Shinault, both of Blytheville. For A Little Sailorette Marion Cook Circle Conducts Meeting- Marion Cook Circle Number TWo of Trinity Baptist Church met at the home of Mrs. Launa Everett last night. There were nine members and one visitor present. Mrs. C. S. Birmingham opened the meeting with prayer. A business session was conducted by Mrs. F. L. Wicker. Mrs. Howard Caldwell dismissed the group with prayer and the hostess served refreshments. Beta Sigma Phi Conducts Meeting At Omn Home The Alpha Alpha Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met at the home of Mrs. Jack Owen last night with 17 members present. Mrs. Harold Stockton was co-hostess. Mrs. Owen presided over the business session and appointed committee chairmen and their assistants for the coming year. Those appointed were Mrs. Roland Biship, Mrs. Stockton and Mrs. Gene Boggs, program; Mrs. Elmer Norman, Mrs. Dan McCaskill, and Mrs. Ernest McKenzie, social; Mrs. McKenzie, Miss Billie Sue Burks, Mrs. Perry Darby and Mrs. Bill McLeod, ways and means; Mrs. Paul Hughes, hitorian, Miss Burks, yardstick; Mrs. Roy Kirksey, Mrs. Norman, Miss Burks and Miss Billie Jane Rodger, service;; Miss Eloise Nicholson and Mrs. Dan McCaskill, Toni-Doll; Mrs. Charles Craig, Negro children party. Also in the business session Mrs. Dan McCaskill was elect-ed vice- president to replace Miss Frances Bright who has moved out-of-town. At the conclusion of the meeting the hostesses served, refreshments. Family Night To Be Held ByDellWSCS The Women's Society of Christian Service of the Dell Methodist Church met at the church Monday night. Mrs. Curtis Duncan was in charge of the program and those assisting her were Mrs. Glenn Cook, Mrs. Noble Gill, Mrs. James Tidwell, Mrs. Lamar Wilborn and Mrs. E. H. Hall. Mrs. "R. G. Edwards presided over the business session when plans were made for a rummag'e sale to be held Saturday and Family Night, which is to be held at the church Sunday night. A supper will be served to everyone who attends church services Sunday night at 6:30. Guests of the group were Miss Ruth McGruder. Mrs. Louise Krouch, Miss Gladys Yiel and Mrs. Marie Joyner. Mrs. Clem Whistle, Jr., was a new member. At the conclusion of the meeting the hostesses, Mrs. Tidwell and Mrs. H. R. Crawford, served refreshments. Country Club Bridge League Conducts Game The Country Club Bridge League conducted a four table Howell Movement last night. Winners in the games were Mrs. W. Afflick and Harry W. Haines. first with 53 points; Mrs P. D. Foster, Jr., and Mrs. A. H. McManus, second'With 49 y 2 points and Mrs. E. B. Gee and Mrs. Russell Phillips, third with 48 V 2 points. Spaghetti Supper Given for NN Bridqe Club Here Mrs. Tommy Wetbrook entertained members of the NN Bridge Club last night with a spaghetti supper. The individual tables where the guests were seated for the meal were centered with arrangements of summer flower. In the bridge games played during the, evening Winners were Mrs Westbrook, high, Mrs. J. L. Westbrook, Jr., second high and Mrs. Prank Wagner, Jr.. bridgo. At the conclusion of the games the hostess served a dessert course. EYE FOR DETAILS—Cute Margaret Peel. 5, takes ner flower- girl duties seriously enough to check to see if the bride's wearing anything blue. She wasn't disappointed, as the garter was blue. The bride, seemingly unaware of the rear-guard action, is Mrs. Frederick Norris. who ]usi goes on greeting hex guests at the reception in Washington, D. C. Mrs. Whitis Entertains Tri-Town Club Members of the Tri-Town Club were entertained yesterday afternoon by Mrs. Newton Whitis at the home of her mother, Mrs. F. E. Warren. Guests of the group were Mrs. R. E. Green, Mrs. C. S. Stevens and Mrs. Jimmy Stevenson. In the bridge games winners were Mrs. Garrard Caudill, high, Mrs. James C. Guard, second high and Mrs. Green, bridgo. The hostess used small arrangements of yellow mums to center the tables where the guests were seated and preceding the bridge games a dessert course was served. Be certain your lips are perfectly dry when applying lipstick. Powder them lightly to counteract moisture. Then, using your lipsticK. brush, draw a clear natural lipiine When you've finished apply your lipstick, touch your lips with a drop of perfume, to help it set. At the Hospitals Blythevillc Hospital Dismissed: Patsy Ann Atkins, city Howard Turner, city Rebecca Ann Peterson, city Ray Hudson, city Sarah Jones, Cooter Mrs. Earl Maclin, Stele Mrs. Lee Janet, city Chickasawba Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Bill Hodge, city Mrs. Virginia Cowley and baby, city Mrs. Gene Lanham, city Mrs. Paul Johnson, city Walls Hospital Dismissed: Celia Parr, Armorel Eastside Garden Club Meets Huffman WMU iosnellHDClub Conducts Meeting The Gosnell Home Demonstration Club met at the home of Mrs. Juy Geans Monday afternoon. The meeting was opened with roup singing. Mrs. C. A. Moody presided over the business session and the devotional was given by Mrs. Roy McKay. Mrs. R. L. Maxwell led the group in prayer. The roll call was held and aprons for the annual apron sale| were presented. Mrs. Gertrude Holiman spoke to the group. A round table discussion was held concerning the fair booth and the group was dismissed with prayer by Mrs. W. E. Lott. The Women's Missionary Union of the Huffman Baptist Church met at the church Monday night. There were seven members and one visitor present. The meeting was opened with group singing and the devotional was given by Mrs. Billy Ray. A Royal Service program was given and those taking part on the program were Mrs. George Perry, Mrs. Rex Hughes, Mrs. Harry Lawson, Mrs. Blan H. Williamson. Mrs, Mary Scrape entertained members of the Eastside Garden Club at her home yesterday afternoon. There were 18 members and four guests present. Mrs. B. A .Bugg opened the meeting with a poem followed by prayer by Mrs. Iverson Morris. the poem. "Friendship Garden." In the flower arrangements winners were Mrs. Taft Metzger, first; Mrs. Lee Stiles, second, and Mrs. Copeland and Mrs. W. Leonard Smith, third in the roadside arrangements. Mrs. Bugg was first: Mrs. Stiles, Mrs. Bob Copeland was in j second, and Mrs. Smith and Mrs. Sylvester, third in the pitcher arena rge of the program and was assisted by Mrs. Raleigh Sylvester, who gave a talk on planting and arranging bulbs. Mrs. Bugg spoke to the group on planting of trees. Mrs. Copeland concluded the program by reciting YarbroWSCS Has Meeting The Women's Society of Christian Service of the Yarbro Methodist Church met at .the home of Mrs. Billy Chapman Monday Mrs. R. L. Adkisson, Mrs. Ray and | night. There were 12 members Mrs. Elbert Harper. Mrs. Williamson dismissed the group with prayer. At the conclusion of the meeting r i nS e in hot water. the hostess served refreshments. Exclusively Yours at Whitsitt's Our good-looking faille coatdrets. Dark for town, ^ but brightly lined in rustling reel taffeta. Wear it a* a. coat or dress. In excellent quality of acetate and rayon faille, black or navy. 10 to 18 and 25.00 By Sue Burnett A pretty dress for school days or special events for the miss of eight to sixteen. Sailor collar, notched sleeves, big pocket for accent. Pattern No. 8012 is In sixes 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 years. Site 10, 2% yards of 45-inch. For this pattern, send 30c in COINS, your name, address, size desired and the PATTERr NUMBER, to But Burnett, Courier News, 372 W. Quincy Street, Chicago 6, 111. Basic FASHION, fall and winter '54 contains a wealth of sewing ideas for every woman who sews for herself and her family. Send 25 cents now for your copy. To keep well swim-suited during the summer, wash your suit after every wearing to protect the color and fabric from body acids, salt water, chlorine and sand. If you use soap, make sure it is gentle, Never present. Mrs. Monroe Besharse presided over the business session and Mrs. Carl Burton was in charge of the program. Those assisting Mrs. Burton with the program were Mrs. Elizie Wheeler. Mrs. Besharse and Mrs. W. D. ^Hammond. At the conclusion of the meeting, the hostess served refreshments. DO YOU KNOW —What is the first name and middle initial of Mr. Scott, salesman at WADE FURNITURE 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 III . rangements. Mrs. Metzger won the traveling prize. Judges were Mrs. Rupert Crafton, Mrs. Alice Womack and Mrs. Eugene Dickinson. They, along with Mrs. R. L. Adkisson, were guests of the group. At the conclusion of the meeting refreshments were served by the hostess. 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