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PAGE FOUR BLTTHEVILLB (ARK.) COURIER KBITS - Society News — . 1.. M.ILnrv a/wi»fv Rllitnr * PHc Mi« Milli* Ann M»lk>ry, Society Editor Phone 3-4461 Miw M»itae Overman Betrothal of Missv Overman To Tommy Allen Skinner Is Told The betrothal and forthcoming marriage of Miss Maxine Overman of Blytheville and Little Rock to Tommy Allen Skinner of Okmulgee, Okla., was today made known by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. V. D. Overman, of Chicago and formerly of Blytheville. MP. Skinner k the son of Mr. and Mr«. Ernest Skinner of Okmulgee. The couple will exchange vows in February in Little Rock. Ladies Day Canceled at Country Club Th« January Ladies Day, which Was to be held at the Country Club Thursday beginning at 1 p.m. lull been canceled. There will be no Ladies Day this month. " Wonderful For Matfons By Sue Burnett A simple, well styled bare-arm frock that comes in a wide size range for the matron. Shaped bolero makes a nice cover-up. Pattern Wo. 8369 is in sizes 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46. 48. Size 36, dress, 5 3,4 yards of 35-inch; bolero. 2 yards; 3J4 yard constrast. For this pattern, send 35c ! n, COINS, your name, address, size desired, and the PATTERN NUMBER to Sue Burnett Blytheville Courier News. 372 W. Qulncy Street, Chicago 6, 111. Basic FASHION, spring arid *ummer '56 is a complete sewing guide for every woman who sews for herself and her family. Don't wait—send 25 cents now lor your copy. DANGER! ft If 9m»9**ti t«j*»V»rt Chronic bronchitis mfty develop if yo«r cough, che«t cold, or acute bronchitis n not IrwMd UK) you cannot afford to t«kt a ch»nce with any medicine ICM potent than CreomuUioo. It iocs into the htooctml «ysttm to help tomtit »ad «p«l iwm hdea pMffn and M MMn to soothe Mid kt*l raw, lHkltr.!afl>iiMdbro|KkitlnenbnM>. Cr*MHikic« blwds btcchwood •wwM by ^«cM process wi* oMw HMt-lwwd «KxiKitwi for «*+*• « mmiM no n»K«ict. tour CnMMfcrim tar Oil The bride-elect attended Central College in North Uttle Bock for two years and graduated from Arkansas Baptist School oJ Nursing in Little Rock. Miss Overman is now employee at the Baptist Hospital there. Mr. Skinner attended the university of Oklahoma and graduate! from the University of Arkansas. He is now' employe^ as engineer for the health Rock. 5 department in Little Davey McCoy Celebrates First Birthday Dftvey McCoy, son of Mr. Mr». Bob McCoy, celebrated his first birthday Friday when hl« mother entertained eight tote with a, party Favors of party hate were given the children, One big candle topped Davey's birthday cake which was designed as a circus wagon, Mrs. A. D. Priest, grandmother ol the one year old, assisted in serving. Seven British railway stations in London handle 887,000 incoming and outgoing passengers on 5215 trains every day. MOX THEATRE On W. Main St. In Blytheville Phone 3-4621 Weekdays Show Starts 7:00 p.m. — Sat. & Sun. 1:00 p.m. The Finest- in Cinemascope Presented in High-Fidelity Optical Sound! LAST TIMES TONIGHT Double Feature "Pearl Of The South Pacific" With Virginia Mayo — AND — 'The Far Country' With James Stewart TUESDAY 4 WEDNESDAY Double Feature "Operation Manhunt" With Hirry Townes — AND — fM Lou ABBOTT * COSTELLO 'Mtetfht Mummy' Bits of News fr/oitfu f^trtonaf Miss Maxine Overman ot Little Rock is spending several days here visiting her sisters, Misses Bernice and Cliffie Overman and Mrs. Leon Jones, and Mr. Jones. Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Moore were in Memphis yesterday to visit her mother, Mrs. George Neal, who is patient in Campbell's Clinic Jiere. The Rev. Clyde McCord, who has been a patient in Baptist Hospital in Memphis, was returned to his home in the Number Nine Community yesterday. Drop • In at H.C Blankenship Home Compliments Miss Moore A drop-in at the home of Mrs. H. C.'Blankenship complimented Miss Jimmie Lee Moore Saturday afternoon. Miss Moore will become the bride of Jerry Strickland at First Christian Church Jan. 29. Mrs. Blankenship, her daughter, Miss Manya Kay Blankenship, ana sister, Mrs. John Tyrone, were hostesses for the affair. A spring motif was used in floral decorations with the entrance being decorated with pastel bouquets and the refreshment table being center- Swing Band To Play at BJH PTA Mr. and Mrs. Sam Godwin and Mrs. Marvin Lane were in Mem 1 ahis yesterday to visit Mrs. Lane's msband, who is a patient in Kennedy Veterans Hospital. Mrs. Ernestine Shaneyfelt, who underwent major surgery at Chickasawba Hospital last week, was returned to her home yesterday. Sandra Wilson, daughter of Mr. and Mis. Earl Wilson, is ill at her lome at 2209 Kenwood Drive. Mrs. Billy Gaines underwent major surgery Saturday at Baptist Hospital in Memphis. Her condition is reported to be satisfactory and she is in Boom 938. Braxton Oiii, son of Mr, and Mrs. Ed Hardin of Dell, and senior in the accounting department at Baylor University in Waco, Tex., has been elected headmaster of Delta Sigma Pi fraternity. Jim Thomson, executive director of the fraternity from Chicago was in Waco for the ceremony in which Mr. Gill received this appointment. Miss Dorothy Lancaster " and Connie Carmer... of Dyersburg, Tenn., were weekend . guests of Mrs. Eunice Young. Guests yesterday of Mrs. Young were her brother, Charlie Lancaster, and family, also of Dyersburg. Mrs. Bob Damon, the former Miss Rowena Hughes, has joined her husband, a student at Arkansas State College, in Jonesboro. Mrs. Phillips, Mrs. Afflick Bridge Winners Mrs. Russell Phillips and Mrs. C. W. Afflick with 66'A points were winners in the five-table Howell movement played Saturday afternoon by the Duplicate 'Bridge League. Capturing second place in the game were Mrs. O. W. McCutchen and Mrs. Jim Roleson, Who had a total of 63 % points. Only a half-point behind were Mrs. Arnold Miller and Mrs. Ross Moore who took third position with 63 points. Discovered .ilagnetism . The simple principles of magnetism possessed by magnetic lodestone were discovered by the Chin ese in 2400 B. C., some 3500 years before magnetism was known in Europe. Blytheville High School Swing Band under the direction of. Robert Lipscomb, BHS Band director, will present a musical program tomorrow afternoon at the January meeting of Junior High School Parent-Teacher Association. The meeting will be ,held at 3 p.m., preceded by an executive soard meeting, at 2:30. A discussion on dating habits will highlight the program for the afternoon. The panel will be made up of PTA mothers. Dance Season Can Be Costly By AMCIA HART NBA Beauty Editor The midwinter dance or the midyear graduation dance is on its way. Lots of teeners-are already pestering their parents or survying their budgets for the possibility of a new dance dress. But more times than riot if turris out that the parents or the budget can't stand the cost so soon after the busy holidays. So a little imagination is called for. The first possibility is a good swap or a loan. It doesn't particularly matter, ho woften your friend has worn a particular dress, no one- will associate it with you and it'll be just as good as°a brand-new dress for the occasion. The second possibility is home sewing. Old dresses can be made into skirts to go with a new frothy blouse. A • whole new dress, can be made for a small part of the cost of buying one. Consider revamping an 61d garment. Many mothers have old velveteen evening skirts that can be made into good ballerina lengtn skirt*. Pretty braid and trimming, a stiff petticoat, a new belt and a little use-of the scissors and needle can disguise an old dress 'completely. The standard pattern for the peasant drawstring blouse can be amended to add along sleeves for » very formal evening blouse. Nervous Hunting LOS ANGELES W] — Mary Ellen Kay brought her cat and her canary to an animal hospital last week. The findings: they were suffering from nervous exhaustion. Said'the doc: "Too much game of cat and mouse;" ed with an identical arrangement Pink twist o'lite tapers in crystal holders cast a soft glow over the table where Miss Blankenship and Miss Carolyn Kemp of Oxford, Miss., presided. A sunburst arrangement of yellow gladioli highlighted by gilded gold greenery and gold beading was used on the fireplace mantle in the den where guests were seated. Miss Moore received .» purple throated lavender orchid and China in her chosen pattern from her hostesses.. Mothers of the engaged couple, Mrs. Boyce Moore and Mrs. Joe Strickland, received candy striped carnation corsages . accented with silver baubles from the hostesses At the Hospitals . Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Mattie Cassldy, Huffman Lawrence Lee Little, Rt. 1, Steele Chickasawba Hospital Dismissed: v Don Chandler, city ' Patricia Smith, city Mrs. Mary DroKe, city Mrs. Virgil Shaneyfelt, city J. C. Fields, city Mrs. Leonard • Smith, city Claudette Harrison, city Mary Wade, city 6. E. Hanner, city Mrs. O. E. Hanner, city Mrs. C. J. Rabey and baby, Manila Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Max Curtiss, Rt. 3, city Mrs. Mary Stovall, city Mrs. Oscar . Whittington, Jr., Steele Mrs. Cleo Martin, city W B. Kyle, city Simplified Spelling SALEM, Ore. Ufl — This capita] city of Oregon has too many bac spellers to risk naming • a street after the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius, the city planning commission has decided. B. O. Sundman of Helsingfors Finland, asked the commission to use that name for a street. Commissioner Robert Powell said the commission recently changed the name of a street which residents found too difficult to spell. Anc even that one was easier to spell than Sibelius. MONDAT, JANUAKY 16, 1986 '""' ' ' '"'• W.E. Cherry To Head Variety Club W. E. Cherry was elected pre»- ident of Variety Club when th« club held Its annual election of officers Saturday night preceding the monthly dance at Hotel Noble. Officers to serve with Mr. Cherry are Gene Lanham, vice-president; Mrs. John Palmer, treasurer, and Mrs. Bill Hodge, secretary. Mr. and Mrs. Bob Blaylock and Mr and Mrs. Billy Joe dean wer« hosts for the' monthly affair. , Guests of the ciuo members were Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Seay, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Halstead, Dr. and Mrs. Troy Payne, Mr. and Mrs. John Cowger, Mr. and Mrs. Gene Boggi and Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Davis. "MATCHING SET — New to high fashion is this set of matching watch and ring by Longines-Wittnauer. Ring has cultured peart and four diamonds and watch is set with four diamonds. Both are in fourteen karat gold. Coming Events MONDAY Rose Marlowe Circle meeting with Mrs. Nell Jenkins, T30 p.m. Band Parents Club meeting in high s:hpol auditorium, 1:30 p.m. The band will perform for the cluo and all members are urged to attend. TUESDAY Exempler Chapter ot Beta Sigma Phi meeting with Mrs. Harold Woods, 1925 Hearn, 7:30 p.m. Mrs. Joe Freeman is co-hostess. Annie Armstrong Circle meets with Mrs. Bertha Robinson, 7:30 p.m. Country Club Bridge League meeting. CIB Bridge Club meeting with Mrs. Robert I. Thompson. American Legion Auxiliary meeting. Tri-Town Club meeting with Mrs Garrard Caudill. Tuesday Bridge Club meeting with Mrs. Doyle Henderson. Alpha Alpha chapter of Beta Sigma Phi meeting with Mrs. Ray Ball. WEDNESDAY Central PTA meeting at 3 p.m., preceded by executive board meeting at 1:30 p.m. Club Eight meeting with Mrs. Q. Announce New Way To Shrink Painful Piles Science Find* Healing SubiUnce That DOHEI Both— RelieTM Pain—Shrinks Hemorrhoids Now T.r*. N. Y. (Sp«Ut> - For th« first time ecienca has found a new healing substinc* irith the aitoTmh- ing ability to shrink hemorrhoids and to relieve piin-withoat surgery; In case after ease, while gently relieTing pftln, actual reduction (shrinkage) took place. Most amazing of all —results were so thorough that *uffer*ri made astonishing statements like "Piles have ceased to be a problem!" The secret in n. new healing sub- itance (Bio-Dyne*)-discovcry of a world-famous research institute. 'This substance is now available in •upporitory or ointment /nrm under the name Preparation //.* At your druggist. Money back guarantee. •Kec.U.8.r«t.Ott. Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p.m. Admission lac & 35c At All Times LAST TIMES TONIGHT . MAT No. 102 METRO NEWS AND CARTOON, TUBS., WED. & THURS. GARY GRANT GRACE KELLY ALFRED HITCMCOCK-S TO CATCH A THIBF TKCMNlCOLOR I « I A I I I PLUS SELECTED SHORTS LECTURESHIP Church of Christ Biytheville, Arkansas In Progress through January 22 7:30 P.M. MONDAY NIGHT, JANUARY 16 „ "Christians—A Royal Priesthood" Frank Gould Paducah, Ky. TUESDAY NIGHT, JANUARY 17 "Edifying The Body" Eu * ene Britnell Tuckerman, Ark. WEDNESDAY NIGHT, JANUARY 18 "Proper Attitude Toward False Ways" : Curtis Porter Monette, Ark. THURSDAY NIGHT, JANUARY 19 "An Account With God" Paul Keller Senatobia, Miss. FRIDAY NIGHT, JANUARY 20 "Are You Listening" • •: Denton Neal : Jackson, Tenn. SATURDAY NIGHT, JANUARY 21 "What Does. It Mean To Believe In Christ" : Glen McDomel ; , Piggott, Ark. SUNDAY MORNING, JANUARY 22 "Salvation By Grace Through Faith" Howard See .;.'•• Lexington, Ky. SUNDAY NIGHT; JANUARY 22 "A Greater Than Solomen" ......:.. Howard See Lexington, Ky. EVERYONE INVITED! O Poetz. Town and country Club meeting with Mrs. J. C. Ellis.. Wednesday Bridge Club meeting with Mrs. E. J. Cure. TLE Bridge Club meeting with Mrs. Jerry Scrape. Wednesday Night Bridge Cluli meeting with Mrs. Paul Lloyd. Junior High PTA meeting at 3 p.m., preceded by executive board meeting, 2:30 p.m. THURSDAY Lottie Moon YWA meeting .with MarceUa Ray, 1:30 p.m. Duplicate, Bridge League meeting Mid-Week Club meeting with Mrs. J. Louis Cherry. Jaycettes meeting. Thursday, Club meeting with Mr». -J. A. ke«eh. Thursday Contract Club meeting with Mrs. Edgar Borum. Chillion Club meeting with Mrs. W. A. Hollingsworth. FRIDAY Vendredi Bridge Club, meetins with Mrs. Sanford Tomlinson. Friday Contract Club meeting with Mrs. Lloyd WWttaker. Friday Club meting with Mrs. S. E. Tune. Chapter N PEO meeting at home of Mrs. Etlon W. Kirby for 1 p.m. luncheon. Mrs. W. L-. Homer is co- hostess. LaFinesse Club meeting with Mr§. Robert Thompson. SATURDAY Duplicate Bridge League meeting. Cotillion Club having monthly dance at Hotel Noble, 9 p.m. Hosts are Mr. and Mrs. Jack Caudra,-Mr. and Mrs. Dale Briggs, Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Green, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Fendler and Mr. and Mrs. Russell H. Parr. 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