The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on September 22, 1954 · Page 3
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 1954 BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS FAGB DYESS NEWS Mrs. J B JACOBS •The Dyess quartette consisting of Misses Peggy Balch, Ann Taff, Martha Benton and Jo Ann Cash, entered the talent contest at the Craighead County Fair at Jonesboro last" week and of the 15 contestants Friday night were one of the five chosen and will sing by recording on WMPS in Memphis. They are called the "Dyessettes." Mrs. Joe Garrett and children of Memphis spent the week end here as guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bay Cash. Mr. and-Mrs. Walter Holland and children of Damascus, Ark., are here visiting their nephew, Vernon Holland, and family. Miss Jo Ann Balch spent last week with Mrs. ZUMIR Bloomer. Mr. and Mrs. Eldridge Ford and sons of Wilson called at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Warner Hargraves, Thursday. Mrs. Reba Potts lett Friday for her home at Ola after a visit here with her aunt, Mrs. Earl -Brown. Mrs. Coley Johnson and Mrs. Willis -Ray Proffitt attended the miscellaneous shower at the Whitton Club house Thursday night for Mrs. Proffitt. Mr. and Mrs. Duff May and children of Flint, Mich., visited friends here the past week. Little Misses Christie and Joel Carmichael "spent the week end with their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Pearce. . Mrs. Nettie Jackson of Tyronza spent Monday afternoon with Mrs. Carl LoydL Mr. arid -Mrs. Howard Fincher are the parents of a daughter born Sept. 12 at Osceola Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Fincher is the former Miss Evelyn Henard. . Mr. and Mrs. James Wooten and baby spent the week end at St. Louis as guests of he; sister, Mrs. Billy Olive, and family. E. A. Nichols, Jr., with the Fifth Army, left Sunday for Fort Leonard Wood after several days leave here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Nichols, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie Taylor are the parents of a daughter born Sept. 15 at a Lepanto clinic. Mrs. T. K. Williams and son, Alan, spent Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Nichols. A 3/C Bobby Murphy of Biloxi, Miss.; is here visiting his wife and parents before going overseas. , Mr. and Mrs. Jack Marshell and children of Dyess and Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Shannon of Joiner were guests Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. MelviD Shannon. Mrs. Louise Jennings and children of Lepanto and Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Wooten and son, Jerry, of Bassett were Sunday guests of Mr.; and Mrs. J. S. Barnes. j Mr. and Mrs. Noah Passmore, Chester Ward and Mrs. Carl Loyd visited Mrs. „ Tom Ward in Meth- ftdist Hospital in Memphis Sunday. Miss Patricia Richards spent the week end with Miss June James. Mr. .and Mrs. Monroe House and children of Jonesboro spent the week end here as guests of her sister. Mrs. L. J/Hall, and family. Miss Shirley Henard of Memphis spent th-» week end here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Raymon Henard. / Mr. and Mrs. Howard Hall of Warner Robbins, Ga., are the parents of a daughter born Sept. 14 in Georgia. She has been named Rebecca Jean.- Mr. and Mrs. Hall formerly lived here, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Bryan are the parents .of a son born Sept. 15. Alton Appling has accepted a position with the Portis office at Le- A news analyst Ts o guy who can explain what would happen if something that isn't going to happen should happen. «NU* panto. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. McMillan of Memphis were guests Saturday of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. P. B. Wood. Her brother accompanied them home and returned to Dyess Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Gilmore and sons, Matt and Kenny, from Guam spent Tuesday here with his sister, Mrs. Frank Tyler, and family before going on to New York where he will be stationed with the Navy. Their sister, Mrs. Pete Brown, and daughter, Francis, of Clinton, Ark., also spent the day in the Tyler home. Mr. and Mrs. Dalton Rogers and daughters of Hayti, Mo., spent the week end here as guests of her sister, Mrs. Aubrey Geater, and family. Mr. and Mrs. James Orr and children of Tyronza spent Sunday here as guests of Mr. and Mrs. Tony Brown. ' Mrs. Pauline Moffitt and baby visited Sunday afternoon with Mrs. Paul Wyatt. Mrs. Mary Ellen James called at the home of Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Jacobs Saturday. Miss Harilean Hall of West Memphis spent the week end here as guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Emery Hall. APPLIANCE REPAIR SERVICE ROY BAKER... our service repairman, invites you to call'on him for all types ? of appliance repair jobs. Whatever the job may be—water pumps, electric irons, electric I stoves, washing machines—your man is ROT BAKER. General Hardware and Appliance Co. 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