The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 2, 1956 · Page 4
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, February 2, 1956
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PAGIFWK BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS THURSDAY, FEBRUARY «, 19M - Society News « A n« rVloMncv Gn/Mofv PlHlfor * Mis* Millie Ann Mallory, Society Editor Phone 3-4461 Dr. Rainwater, Chaplin Maxfield Speak at Meeting of Lange PTA Dr. W. T. Rainwater taught a study course yesterday preceding the general meeting of Lange Parent-Teacher Association. The general meeting was opened with a devotional presented .by Mrs. S. E. Tune. Chaplain Don Maxfield was guest speaker for the after Miss Winnie Virgi! Turner visited wth the organization yesterday. - He -spoke on -is it we,, ^JSabbath Service The Child Spiritually." \Tr\ U.., Hplrt nt In the business session it was an-! I U UC I ICIU nounced that Founder's Day will be observed Feb. 17 with a special program at Blytheville High Schoo 7:30 p.m. and that the summer round-up for pre-schoo! children clinic would be conducted IJarcn 2: at the Health Unit. A nominating committee made an-1 i»^/i_^v^i ,»— , >_* >^ ^ l be j T- t \ \ ro- Temple Israel l at up of Mrs. Byron Nail, Mrs. Bill Ellis, Mrs. John Holland and Mrs. Charles Penn was elected. Mrs. Orlie Parker, president, announced that Arkansas Congress of PTA has given Lange PTA an award for its increase in membership. Wednesday Bridge Clubs Conduct Games Wednesday Bridge Clubs conducted weekly games yesterday. Town and Country Club members met at the home of Mrs. A. G. Hall which was decorated for the occasion with fruit and floral arrangements. Mrs. Cleo Langston and Mrs. James B. Clark won high scores in the games. Mrs. Fred Fleeman, Mrs. John Caudill and Mrs. Jesse Taylor were seated at the luncheon table with members of Wednesday Bridge Club when Mrs. L. E. Old entertained the club with its weekly luncheon and afternoon of bridge games. White chrysanthemums provided (fee centerpiece for the table. Bridge winners were Mrs. W. J. Pollard and Mrs. Taylor. A dinner party at the home of Mrs. W. J. Cupples last night honored members of TLE Bridge Club. Mrs. Cupples used a Valentine theme to decorate her home with red roses being used in floral arrangements. A guest of the club was Mrs. Joe Hughes. Mrs. Dick Watson won high in tile games, Mrs. Hughes, second high, and Mrs. Herman Turner, brtdgo. Mrs. K. B. Stout entertained Club Eight members at the Country Club with a dessert bridge. She invited « a guest Mrs. Rupert Crafton. High scorers were Mrs. Paul Jobe and Mrs. H. G. Partlow with bridge going to Mrs. Crafton. Resuming its schedule yesterday was PS Bridge Club when the club met at the home of Mrs. John Prather. Mrs. Dick Bednar and Mrs, C. Brandon joined the club as new members with Mrs. Dick Watson being a guest. Individual tables were centered with red tapers nestled in maline fluffs. Tallies were red hearts and each guest's place was marked with a red satin heart filled with candy. The hostess took high score in the games with second high going to Mrs. Brandon. Mrs. J. W. Turner won traveling and Mrs. Jerry Hord, i bridgo. 1 Tomorrow night at 8 p.m. Dr. Alfred Vise, Rabbi of Temple Israel, will conduct a Sabbath service. The topic of his sermon will oe '•Prayer and Deed are Twin Travelers." The Rrnthprhood service u-jtr, members of the First Methodist- Church as guests will be held at the Temple Friday, Feb. 10, at 8 p.m. Dorcas Circle Meets in Porter Home Dorcas Circle of Beacon Baptist Church met at the home of Mrs. Homer Porter Tuesday night with seven members and four visitors present. Opening prayer was led by Mrs. Joe Whiserihunt with the business session being conducted by Mrs. Jack Rushing, circle chairman. The lesson, "Giving for God." was given by Mrs. Fred Hodge with members taking parts in scripture reading. Following group singing, the Rev. J. J. Johnson 'dismissed the group. During the social hour, the hostess was honored with a surprise birthday party. PROPOSED BUDGET OF EXPENDITURES TOGETHER WITH TAX LEVY FOR FISCAL TEAR BEGINNING JULY 1, 1957, TO AND INCLUDING JUNE 30, 1958 The Board of Directors of Dyess School District No. 56 of Mississippi County, Arkansas in compliance with the requirements of Act 403 of 1951 and of Amendment 40 to the Constitution of the State of Arkansas, have prepared, approved, and hereby make public the proposed budget of expenditures together with the tax rate as follows: General Control. $2,500.00; Instruction, $50,000.00; Operation of School Buildings, S6.000.00; Maintenance of School Plant and Equipment, $1,000.00; Auxiliary Agencies (including transportation), $6,500.00; Fixed Charges, $1,700.00; Capital Outlay, $3,000.00; Debt Service, $3,000.00. To provide for the foregoing proposed budget of expenditures the Board of Directors proposes.a tax levy of 40 mills. This tax levy includes the present continuing levy for the retirement of present indebtedness. GIVEN this 30th day of January, 1956. BOARD OF DIRECTORS, Dyess School District No. 56 of Mississipip County, Arkansas G. M. McARTHUR, President, CLAUDE JEWELL, Secretary. 2/2 Bits of News j l ! Program on American Folk Music Presented at Orphus Club Meeting With Mrs. H. L. Stanford as leader a program ~of\ American Folk music was given Tuesday night at the meeting of the Orpheus Club. Mrs. Hoyt Brown and Mrs. w. E. Hendrix were hostesses to the!. .... 19 members and guests present at W| SOH the Woman's Club. ~ 5 program Mrs.;(~nmnlimprrK Tief history of In-j^- ul ' '(Jill MCrilb Johnny Lambert, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Lambert, is confined to his home with chicken pox ; Those from out-of-town here'yes- terday to attend funeral services tor Mary Ellen Hughes were Miss Julie Sprunt, Miss Katherine Taylor, Miss Sue Vandiver, Mr. and Mrs. Toby Horn, Mrs. J. T. Morgan, Gus Morgan, Mr. and Mrs. William B. Morgan and Miss Betey Bell, all of Memphis. Others were ^Irs. Stayton Bonner, Mr. and Mrs. Stayton Bonner, Jr., Mrs. Morris Sidell, Jim- Montgomery and Judge and Mrs. Allan Montgomery , of Wichita Falls, Tex.; Mrs. Josiah Fort of Clarksville, ton, Ky. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Warren, Mr. and Mrs. George Anderson, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Moore, Mr. and Mrs. P. D. Foster, Jr., Bill Williams, Dan and Chester Caldwell, Harry Carter Farr and Bill Hrabovsky will be among Blytheville residents in Eussellville over the weekend to attend the state Jaycee and Jaycette board meeting. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Franks and daughter Wanda are vacationing in Florida. They were accompanied to Georgia by Miss Bess Franks who is visiting relatives there. They are expected to return the latter part of the week. Mr. and Mrs. Carmen Johnson and daughters of Memphis will be weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Webb and children. Mrs. Johnson will remain here with Mrs. Webb, who is ill, while Mr. Webb attends a convention in Boston, Mass. Miss Betty Lee Garrott has returned to Mississippi. State College for Women at Columbus, Miss., after spending the semester vacation here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Garrott. Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie Smothermon and son John along with Miss Sandra Long will leave Friday for Bryan, Tex., to attend the graduation of Pat Smothermon from Bryan Air Force Base. Pat will receive his wings and commission as a second lieutenant. Pfc. and Mrs. Bobby McFarland and son of Fort Bragg, N. C., arrived yesterday to visit their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gary McFarland and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Hamby. Billy Slack, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Slack, is a patient at Memphis Baptist Hospital. His mother is in Memphis with him. Randal Hawks is in Memphis today to visit his father, G. C. Hawks, who is a patient in Baptist Hospital. Mrs. Farris McCalla and Mrs. Harman Taylor spent Tuesday in Memphis. The gold that glitters extends to corduroy this year. You'll find it in a pretty hostess robe in pale colors that's trimmed with shining ribbon. Cinemascope at Its Best With Stereophonic Sound! Listen to KLCN at 10:10 a.m. and 4 p.m. for Ritz & Roxy Program Announcements THURSDAY and FRIDAY Find Your Name in Our Ad and B« Our Guest to See "At Gunpoint" STMTUNa 01 looklns^down rh« twrr*l el a leo<W gun I Youth on the Job ALBUQUERQUE (/P) — When Professor Norton Barr Crowell commented that he served in the last war, a student crack, "Oh, are you that young?" Crowell returned breezily, "Oh, I'm pretty young. And. I'm younger now than I will be next year when you take this course again." The one-strap shoe is back in fashion favor. And so is the pump that ties. And why not? Both of them flatter the foot. In opening the Stanford gave a bi dian, western and mountain music j i A rc with the club ensemble giving il-! /Vl (S. lustrations of these three types of j music. | woman's Society of Christian The leader was assisted In pre- service of Wilson Methodist Church ser.ting the program by Mrs. Sear-! sponsored a tea at the church par- cy Mears of Osceola and Mrs. Joe * ; 0 - Tuesday from 3 until 4:30 p.m., Goodman. They sang the duet, ! "Pale Moon," arid also solos. Mrs. Mears sang "I Wonder While I Wander," and Mrs. Goodman sang an Indian war chant. Guests at the meeting were Mrs Albert T. Keeler and Mrs. Mears. Repeating of the collect opened the business session which was honoring Mrs. George Holmes. Mrs. Holmes and her family are moving to Memphis to make their home. The WSCS presented the honoree with a gift of crystal in appreciation for her work in the organization. presided over by Mrs. F. L. Reed. Mrs. J. Wilson Henry gave a brief history of "Awake My Soul," tr>o Kvm™ t\f the. r"f>f*K ffj" *ftp p\\yfr with Mrs. Goodman singing the hymn as a solo. The hostesses. had the clubhouse decorated with red carnations and white chrysanthemums in silver containers in keeping with the approaching Valentine season. Cupids and hearts were placed about the rooms. A dessert course was served. LEGAL NOTICE Pursuant to the provisions of Probate Code Section 152 notice is given that the accounts of the administration of the estates listed below have been filed on the dates below shown by the named personal representatives. All interested persons are called on to file objections to such, accounts on or before the sixtieth day following the filing of the respective accounts, failing which they will be barred forever from excepting thereto. No. 2,281. Estate of Mrs. Eu- valla Westbrook, deceased. Final report filed by I. O. Westbrook on January 16, 1956. No. 2,293. Estate of Beulah E. Dew, deceased. First and final report of John E. Bearden, filed January 18, 1956. No. 2,313. Estate ot William J. Wright, deceased. First and final report of Cliffie Marie Wright filed January 21, 1956. No. 2,321. Estate of B. B. Chitwood, deceased. First and final report of Alma Lillian Chitwood filed Jan. 30, 1956. Witness my hand and seal as such Clerk this the 1st day of February, 1956. SEAL ELIZABETH BLYTHE PARKER, County & Probate Clerk. By RUTH C. BESS, D. C. 2/2 Coming Events THURSDAY Delta Kappa Gamma meeting at Dixie Pig, at 7:30 p. m. -Hostesses are Miss Cecil Cassidy, Miss Mary Hubler and Mrs. Lillian Frank. Lottie Moon YWA meeting at cfcurch, 7:30 p.m. FRIDAY Friday Club meeti with Mrs. Bob Logan. Friday Contract Club meets with Mrs. Doyle Henderson. Chapter N PEO meeting at home of Mrs. Freeman Robinson, 2 p.m. Vendredi Bridge Club meeting with Mrs. Hank Dodd. Dorcas Class of First Baptist Church meeting at church, 2 p.m. SATURDAY Duplicate Bridge League meeting. University Club having monthly dance in dining room of Hotel Noble, 9 p.m. Hosts are Mr. and Mrs. Robert McHaney, Dr. and Mrs. Hunter Sims, Jr., and Mr. and Mrs. Robert McGraw. Alcoholism Neglected GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (fl — A new rehabilitation center for alcoholics here is one of the few pub- icly-sponsored institutions of its kind, says Morris Barrett, the director. He thinks alcoholism is one of the most neglected public health problems. Studies indicate there are 180,000 alcoholics in Michigan and the number is growing . NOTICE OF NEW ESTATES ON WHICH ADMINISTRATION HAS BEEN COMMENCED Notice is hereby given , that the following is a list of estates on which Letters Testamentary or of Administration were granted during the month of January, 1956 with the date of the issuance and the riame and address of the administrator or executor. No. 2,346. Estate of Roy Alfred Lawson, deceased. Letters testamentary issued to Douglas B. Lawson & Hassel K. Lawson, Rt. 3, Springdale, Arkansas on January 18, 1956. No. 2,361. Estate of Andrew Wigfall, deceased. Letters of Administration issued to Ollie Wigfall, 112. Freeman St., Blytheville, Arkansas on January 23, 1956. No. 2,363. Estate of Charley McBride, deceased. Letters of Administration issued to George McBride, Jr., R. 1, Box 3, Humoke, Arkansas on Dec. 30, 1955. Witness my hand and seal i such Clerk this the 1st day of February 1958. SEAL ELIZABETH BLYTHE PARKER, County & Probate Clerk. By RUTH C. BESS, D. C. 2/2 TCCHNICOkOft Mr, and Mrs. Roland Rounsaville PARAMOUNT NEWS and SELECTED SHORTS at Woods Drug Store . . . TUSSY SALE TUSSY Cleansing (ream $200 !» $|oo Reg. $3.50 Size Tussy—Reg. $2.00 Skin Freshener Tussy—Reg. $2.00 Skin Lotion.. WOODS DRUG STORE 221 W. Main Phone 3-4507 Northeast Arkansas' Most Popular Theatre LAST TIMES TONIGHT At 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. TONY PAT HIS CM, ERNEST 'MARTY' •I SQUARE JUNGLE ) .rMd. KUI-M MCKK-UIH SMACK A MRSAUSIE8MIKM RCTUHt SAT. NIGHT 10:30 P.M. SUNDAY and MONDAY PERFUMED DYNAMITE! f* LtWU P. CIAUOEIJE CQffll OSCEOLA NEWS By Betty* Nelle Starr Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Rogers, Jr., and Mrs. Fred Jacobs, Jr., of Memphis returned home last week after a two-wee): vacation in Jamaica. In their absence, Mrs. H. J. Hale, mother of Mrs. Rogers, vacationed in Southern Florida and returned home with Mr. and Mrs. Rogers. Mrs. Dick Bagby was in Memphis Friday Jor a medical examination and was accompanied by her mother, Mrs. J. H. Lovewell. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Tom Smith of Clarendon were in Osceola during the past week visiting Mr. Smith's mother, Mrs. E. B..Smith, and his sisters, Mrs. Dale Barron and Mrs. Jap White. They came Sunday and returned Tuesday. Mrs. Dick Prewitt invited Mrs. Chris Tompkins and Mrs. Gene Teafprd to be her guests Wednesday when she was hostess to her bridge club for luncheon. In the games of bridge that followed, Mrs. Leroy Wildy won high score and Mrs. Richard Rose won second. I and Bob Chiles, Jr., students at Ole Miss, were home between semesters the past weekend. Bob drove to Ouachlta College to visit Miss Billie oalnes Mann. Miss Mann is a. senior there this year and was home the previous weekend to visit her parents before the start of the spring semester. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Martin and son were in Tuckerman, Ark., the past week to visit relatives. Miss Dora Lyford of Memphis spent the Weekend with her sister, Mrs. Dora Anderson. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Godley had as their guests recently their son, Dr. Lloyd Godley, and Lt. Jack Ashmore from Chase Field, Tex., where the two are stationed. They flew to Blytheville Air Base in a Navy jet and due to weather conditions were not able to fly back to their base until last Tuesday. Dr. and Mrs. G. J. Womack of Heavenor, Okia., came to Osceola to visit the Godleva during Dr. Mrs. J. L. Glasco* was hostess Wednesday to her bridge club. She served her guests a dessert course when thy arrived. Playing with .the club were Mrs. A. R. Shearon and Mrs. Elliott Sartain. Winning high score was Mrs. B. 'E. Moore and second higrh went to Mrs. Owen Crosthwait. Miss Sylvia Ellas, Sonny Sieed At the Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: . . Mrs. Fay Davis and baby, city W. S. Allen, cits' Mrs. George Brown and baby, city Mrs. A. M. VanWinkle. city CMckisawba Hospital Dismissed: Kathy Shelton, city Mitchell Jordan, city Mrs. Jane Hobson, city Scott Alley, m, city Mrs. Eliss Isabel, city James L. German, Steele Mrs. Wanda Smith and baby, city Mrs. R. W. Becker, city Mrs. Warren Walker, Steele Walls Hospital Dismslsed: Mrs. T. J. Moss and baby, city David Atchison, Hornersville Dovie Williams and baby, Rt. 2, city Guy Gean, Rt. 3, city Bobby Gene McCaitchey, Rt. 1, city Mrs. R. E. Smothers, city Read Courier New? Classified Ads Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p.m. Admission 15c & 35c At AH Times LAST TIMES TONIGHT PLUS SELECTED SHORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY Double Feature TALL MAN RIDING" WARNERCOLOft fijfel Oru) 1 Hi mnlUliL Cnu e"f P PEGGEOSnfjWWfa — AND — •CHMO MUCf -ROKR-CABOT •time WON* ROBERTS« Serial "Sea Hound" No. 7 And Cartoon Godley's stay. The two young doctors were classmates in college. Mrs. David Laney was hostess Thursday for a luncheon when the Town and Country Canasta Club held its regular weekly meeting. Invited to play with the club were Mrs. Guy Bryant, Mrs. John Enochs, Mrs. E. L. Taliaierro and Mrs. H. E. Phillips. with their grandmother, Mrs. Ed Quinn. Wade and Buba attend Memphis State and are on spring vacation. Harvey Lee Hill, son of Mr. and Mrs. Cunningham Hill, was named Cadet First Lieutenant last week at Arkansas State College EOTC and will hold that rank through the spring semester. Mrs. Ed Quinn entertained her two-table bridge Club Friday with a luncheon at her home. Playing with the club were Mrs. A. C. Davidson, Mrs. W. C. Mason, Mrs. Spencer Driver and Mrs. W. E. Johnson. Mrs. Davidson won the guest prize and Mrs. Joe Cromer won high club prize. Mrs. P. J. Semmes was the honoree of an open house party Wednesday afternoon when friends dropped in on her at her home to help her celebrate her 88th birthday. A yellow and white theme was carried out in the floral decorations. Yellow roses and pom-porn mums were placed about the llv- ingroom. Mrs. Maggie Barbiers, daughter of Mrs. Semmes, and her two sons, Murrv Semmes and-g. J. Semmes, of Baton Rouge, surprised their mother by paying her a visit for the occasion. Friends called throughout the afternoon. Ice cream and cake were served during the party. Mrs. E. M. Radcliff was hostess Monday night to her bridge club. Playirig with the members were Miss Mary Elizabeth Balloue, Mrs. Dixie Lee Caya and Miss Bebe Levensiein. Winning high score was Mrs. G. L. Waddell, second high went to Miss Balloue. A dessert course was served during the evening. L. Lapides is a patient in Baptist Hospital in Memphis. Wade. Buba and Becky Quinn arrived Saturday to spend a week HELP WANTED (FEMALE) Secretary—Position with well established firm. Forty-hour week, Saturdays off, paid va- olher employee benefits. Excellent opportunity lor advancement. Please state age, previoufl experience, family status, education in first letter. Write Box D-16 Courier News, Blytheville, Ark. Write P.O. Box 975 Blytheville, Ark. exclusive at WOODS DRUG STORE for that big show of affection valentine hearts Better than words ... a Russell Stover "Heart" tells her you love her! 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