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PAGE TWO BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.)" COURIER NEWS MONDAY, SEPTEMBER II, 1954 Society News llnrv Snrtetv Rdi'trw • Miat Millie Ann Mallory, Society Editor Phone 3-4461 FIRST FAMILY BUYS TICKETS — Mrs. Don F. Smith (left) is shown selling the first tickets to the Blytheville Junior Auxiliary's Fashion Show, "Fantasy in Fashion/' to Blytheville's first family, Hiey are (from left to right) Mayor E. R. Jackson, his granddaughter, Joan McHaney, and Mrs. Jackson. Joan is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. McHaney. (Courier News Photo) Junior Auxiliar y Members Begin Ticket Sales to Fashion Show Ticket sales began today to "Fantasy in Fashion", the Junior Auxiliary Fashion "Show, according to Mrs. F. Don Smith, chairman of ticket sales. This year's event, which will be -presented at 8 p.m. Sept. 21 at the liigh school auditorium, will be lamily affair, Mrs. Smith stressed Fashions of interest to all age •groups will be modeled, including *tyles for mother and father, sons and daughters. "Participating stores are The Tofc Chop, Miss Whitsitt's Shop and R. D. Hughes Clothing Co. Allen's Flowers will furnish floral decorations and accessories. As they watch models parade the new trends for Pall ,the. spectators will be helping buy milk for underprivileged school children, Mrs. Smith explained. They will also have a part in the eye-testing program through which glasses are bought for needy children. Coming Events MONDAY The Jewel Abernathy and Evelyn Stanford Circles of the Trinity Baptist Church meet at the Church at 10 a.m. for an all day meeting and covered dish luncheon. The Mildred Matthew Circle meets with Mrs. Walter Palloway at 7:30 p.m. and .the Marion Cook Circle I meets with Mrs. Luther Robinson at 7:30 The Katie Hatton YWA meets at the church at 7:15 pjn. TUESDAY A potluck supper will be held at the Masonic Temple at 6:30 p.m. honoring the Past Matrons and Patrons of the Eastern Star. NN Bridge Club meets with Miss j Barbara Smith. Country club Bridge League has regular meeting. Mrs. Phillip Applebaum entertains members of the Octave Club. Love Group of the First Christian Church meets at the church with Miss Louella Alley as hostess. Marion Cook Circle II of the Trinity Baptist Church meets with Mrs. Max Koonce at 7:30 p.m. High School PTA meets at the school at 3 p.m. preceded by an executive board meeting at 2:30. WEDNESDAY Central PTA meets at the school at 3 p.m, preceded by an executive board meeting at 2:30 pjn. Sudbury PTA meets at the school at 3 pjn. preceded by an executive board at 2:30 p.m. Mrs. H. G. Partlow entertains members of Club Eight. THURSDAY Members of the C and N Birthday Club meet with Mrs. T. S. Parker at 7:30 p.m. YWA of the Trinity Baptist Church meets with Mrs. Sadie Cunningham at 7:30. Mrs. Gilbert Smythe entertains the TLE Bridge Club at the Razorback. Mrs. Ben Mac White entertains members of the La Nueve Club, Members of the Kibitzer Club meet with Mrs. Rube Carson. Mrs. Mary Hatfield entertains the Chillic-n Club. Duplicate Bridge League has regular meeting. Mr*. Hank Dodd entertain* the Vendredi Bridge Club. Friday The Ladies Bible Class of the First Methodist Church meets at the church at 2:30 p.m. Hostesses •.!•* Mrfi. N. W, Kyle/Mrs. A. E. Huntley and Mrs, Bess Stanton. Mrs. Billy Jonts tntertains the LA Finest* Club. Ticket buyers also will aid in the purchase of equipment from the Lange School for Exceptional Children. In addition, profits from the fashion show help buy books which are regularly awarded the elementary schools as.the results of attendance contests at the weekly story hour at the Library. There will be favors for all, according to Mrs. Worth Holder who, with Mrs. Russell Parr, is in charge of favors and door prizes. Favors for the ladies will be given by Minnie's Beauty Shop. Favors for the men will be from the First National Bank, and Hays Store will furnish favors for the children. Door prizes will be awarded by Allen's Flowers, Pat O'Bryant's Jewelry, Kefiey's Shoe Store, Rothrock's Drug. The Gift Chop, Ark- Mo Power Co., and Miss Whitsitt's Shop. Adult and student tickets are available from all Junior Auxiliary members, Mrs. Smith stated. Captains for the ticket-selling teams are Mrs. Bob Logan, Mrs. Jerry j Cohen, Mrs. Jim Smart, Mrs. James Roy, Mrs. Albert Taylor, and Mrs. W. R. Lawshe, Tickets will also be on sale at the participating stores. Altar Society Has Reception For Rev. Dagnei! The Altar Society of the -Immaculate Conception Church entertained with a reception in the auditorium of the Catholic School yesterday complimenting the Rev. Robert Dagnell, the new assistant pastor of the church. The table from which party foods were served was overlaid with a linen cutwork cloth and centered with an arrangement of roses in a crystal bowl. Pink tapers in crystal candelabra flanked this arrangement. Mrs. Robert Dagnell, of Hot Springs, mother of the Rev. Mr. Dagnell, was a special guest. HigbScbotlPTA Executive Board Conducts Meeting The executive board of the Blytheville High School PTA con ducted a meeting last week and committee chairmen were appoint ed by Mrs. Hugh Whitsitt, presi dent. Officers for the school year are Mrs. Whitsitt, president; Mrs. Al vin Huffman, Jr., vice-president Mrs. Glenn Ladd, secretary and Mrs. Leonard Johnson, treasurer. Committee chairmen appointed were Mrs. A. M. Mitchell, Mrs Rene George and Mrs. Cecil Graves, teen-age; Mrs. T. I. Seay publicity; Mrs. W. D. Cobb, Mrs, Riley Adams, Mrs. H. G. Partlow. Mrs. L. Q. Tyrone and Mrs. C. L! McWaters, community corporation; Mrs. Harold Sudbury, Mrs Byron Nail and Mrs. J. W. Adams finance; Mrs. F. E. Scott and Mrs! Johnny Marr, magazine; Mrs. D. E. Wimberly and Mrs. Lex Warren, parent-education; Miss Luna Wilhelm, patriotism; Mrs. Richard Gary, congress of publication; Mrs. Philip Deer and Mrs. Wilson Henry, devotional and Mrs. M. S. Edwards, school lunch. Mrs. Harry Bradley, library; Mrs. Jack Cuadra, Mrs. J. W. Bayder, Mrs. Warren Moxley and Mrs. Marcus Gaines. senior banquet; Mrs. Philip Deer, juvenile protection; Mrs. R. L. Johnson, health; Mrs. H. D. Jackson! Founders Day program; Mrs. Earnest Haynes and Mrs. H. C. Bla.nkenship, membership; Mrs. Eugene Still, Mrs. Otto Scrape and Mrs. J. W .Adams, hospitality; Mrs. Paul Jobe, Bandmothers; Mrs. Earnest Roe, Glee Club reporter; Mrs. Sam Owens and Mrs. Lynn Hughes, project chairmen; Mrs. H. C. Bush and Mrs. Bernice Brister, program and Mrs. E. R Mclnnes, Mrs. Charles Hester. Airs. H .G. Partlow and Mrs. Cecil Graves, home room. Following their regular meeting tomorrow at 3 p.m. the Executive Board will entertain with a tea honoring the freshman mothers and the faculty members. Mrs. Eugene Still is in charge. Variety Club Entertained With Dance Mr. and Mrs. Travis Brooks and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mahan entertained members of the Variety Club with a dance at Hotel Noble Saturday night. New members of the group were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Blaylock, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Clark and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Hill. Guests of the group were Mr. and Mrs. Frank 'Glisson, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Manser, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Ward. Mr. and Mrs. Otis Mr. and Mrs". J. Charles Coleman Charles Coleman, Miss Robeson Exchange Vows at Trinity Church In a ceremony performed yesterday afternoon at 3 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, Miss Mary Anne Robeson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Robeson, became the bride of James Charles Coieman, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. !oleman. The Rev. Bill Cook, pastor of the church, officiated at the ceremony. If you're planning to whittle your waistline this summer, here's an exercise that might help. Keeping vour knees straight and your feet together, touch your toes 10 to 20 imes. This is excellent for toning the muscles, too. THEATRE OSCEOLA YOUR FRIENDLY THEATRE Relax In Air Conditioned Comfort Mrs. Baxter Complimented With Shower Mrs. Inez Schuhart entertained Friday night with a stork shower for Mrs. Ruby Jewel Baxter. In the games played during the evening, winners were Mrs. Dorothy Spencer and Mrs. Thomas Johnson. At the conclusion of the games, the hostess served a dessert course and iced drinks. Mrs. Charlie Stalcup and Mrs. Katherine Snell assisted the hostess in serving. Austin and Mr. and Mrs. Jamison. Bob At the Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. E. D. Berser, Rt. 1, Steele Theodoria Hooks, Osceola Mrs. W. A. Angel and baby, city Nina Thomas, Cooter Cindy Azbell, Cooter Chickasawba Hospital Dismissed: J. C. Hollingsworth, city Mrs. Robert Poppleton and baby, city Mrs. Don Burton, city Sam Lewers, city James Driskill. city - Mrs. Fulton Ellis, city Mrs. Earl Watlers and baby, city Mrs. Charlene Thompson, city Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Berlene Privett, city Belton Thacker, Armorel Mrs. A. F. Henson and baby, Ht 3, city- Mrs. Jim Norrid and baby, Holland Mrs. H. L. Clark, Luxora Baskets of white gladioli inter- persed with .greenery and white -apers in wrought iron candelabra 'ormed the background for the wedding party. Miss Nancy Bratcher, pianist, and Vliss Emily Sue Damon, soloist, provided nuptial music. Miss Sratcher's selections included the raditional wedding marches and Vliss Damon's selections were "Be- ause," and "Indian Love Call." Miss Bratcher wore a ballerina ength gown'of orchid taffeta over net and Miss Damon wore a waltz ength gown of pink net over lav- endar taffeta. They were presented white carnation corsages. Miss Joyce Ingram served Miss Robeson as maid-of honor and bridesmaids were Mrs. Pat Skelton and Mrs. Ernestine Peterson. Miss Ingram wore a blue taffeta over nylon net ballerina length gown with a fitted bodice and matching tiara. She carried a colonial bouquet of rose carnations tied in rose satin streamers. The bridesmaids wore yellow dresses identical in design to that of the maid of honors. They carried colonial bouquets of pink carnations tied in matching streamers. Father Gives Bride The bride, who was given in marriage by her father, wore a gown of chantilly lace and nylon tulle over white Satin. The gown was fashioned with a fitted bodice with a small flared .collar and long sleeves which tapered into points over the hands..The redingote effect skirts of lace were poised over hoops which were offset with row of nylon tulle ruffles that cascaded to the floor. Her fingertip veil of illusion was attached to a fitted cap of chantilly lace which was covered with seed pearls. Her only ornaments was a single strand of pearls, a gift of the groom. She carried a white Bible topped with a white orchid. White satin streamers fell from the Bible. Bill Treece served as best man and ushers were James Mosley and Bits of News Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mahon and Mr. and Mrs. James Haraing and son, Jimmy, were in Memphis and West Memphis yesterday. Mr. Mahon and Mr. Harding attended a meeting of American Legion's Fift" District in West Memphis. In Memphis, they visited Mr. and Mrs. Russell Duggun and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hawkins and daughters. Mr. and Mrs. John Scott and Mr. and Mrs. Dan Cain spent the week end in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. Q. H. White and daughter, Carolyn, left yesterday for Daytona Beach, Fla. Mrs. Clair Miller and Mrs. Dee Mcllwain were in Memphis yesterday to attend a hair styling show at Hotel Peabody. AT/2C and Mrs. Francis J. Houle announce the birth of a daughter at the Balba Naval Hos- Charles Wilford. Mrs. Robeson wore for her daughters wedding a navy blue crepe with navy and white accessories. She pinned a purple orchid at her shoulder. Mrs. Coleman was dressed in navy crepe with matching accessories and pinned an orchid at her shoulder. Following the ceremony, the couple left on a southern wedding trip the bride wearing a white and tan three piece linen suit with brown reptile accessories. She pinned the orchid from her Bible at her shoulder. pital in San Diego, Calif. The baby has been named Barbara Jean. Mrs. Houle is the former Miss Shirley Marie Burks, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Burks of Blythevlile. Miss Doris Bean left yesterday for the University of Mississippi, where she will enroll as a junior. She was motored to school by Mr. and Mrs. George Anderson. Frankie Seay left Saturday for Mississippi Southern College, where he will enroll as a freshman. He was motored to school l>jr his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Seay. Miss Carol Ann Holt left Saturday for Mississippi Southern College, where she will be a freshman. Miss Jewel Lee motored Miss Holt to school and will return today. Mrs. Floyd Holcomb of Topeka, Kans., returned to her home last night after having been the guest of her sister, Mrs. Glenn O. Ladd, Mr. Ladd and family for the past several days. Mrs. E. H. Hagler of Green Bay, Wis., is the guest of her mother, Mrs. John Moore. Mr. and Mrs t J. J. Moore, Sr., and Troy Mayo are spending today in Memphis. Be gentle in caring for your nails. Even a tiny break in the skin around the nail may lead to infection. Hangnails should be cut short and kept clean. At the first sign of one, apply a bandage soaked in boric acid solution. LYNN, Mass. (£>) — Sewers Superintendent Edward F. Carroll says a number of heavy gratings from catch basins have been disappearing. One of them was found on a homemade barbecue set-up in a nearby backyard. 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