The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 22, 1948 · Page 2
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BLYTHEVILLB (ARK.V 'COURIER NEWS [Punching Pillow: | Shapes Curves Phone 4461 Informal Morning Party Honors Mrs. P. A. Lasley Mr*. Ado'lph Helnlcke was hostess ywtardajvwhen sh« entertained at h*r home on W.-Heun.wItli an Informal morning party honoring Mrs. P. A. Lasley o( Little Rock, housetuest of Mr. and Mrs. K. H. Houchtm. Approximately 35 guests attended. The refreshment table was centered .with an arrangenjent.of yellow tulips, pink wygella and white narciui In a low crystal bowl flanked bjr .white tapers burning in crystal holders. The assorted party food* added to the attractiveness of th« letting. x Th* fireplace was banked willi i •olid baekgroDTi of greenery. pMcert in the center was an orchid plant la .dMp'purple. Red honeysuckle, Talisman roses, iris and olher> Spring flowers completed, the decorations In the home. ' • * • Mrs. Drane Complimented By Mrs. Adolph Heinicke Mrs. Clyde Drane of Dyesburg, Tenn., guest of her daughter, Mrs. J. W. Adams and family, wns complimented yesterday afternoon when Mr*. Adolph Helnlcke entertained with a drop-In party nt her homo on W. Hearn. Fifteen guests attended the affair. While narcissi, yellow tulips and pink wygella Centered the dining table at which assorted party foods •were served. At each end of the table, were white tapers burning In crystal holders. Spring flowers, including Talisman roses, iris and honeysuckle were u»ed to decorate the home. Greenery was banked against -the fireplace and an orchid plant In deep purple was placed In the center. The guests spent the afternoon Informally. » • • Central P. T. A. Has Final Meeting OF Year Central Parent-Teaclier Association had Its last meeting for the current school year yesterday atter- noon at the school. At this meeting officers for the next school yeav i were elected and Installed Vith Miss Winnie Vfrgil Turner acting M Installing .officer. Mrs. Hugh Whltsltl was Inslallcd a* president; Mrs. J. E. StavensoTi, vice-president; Mrs. James Terry, secretary;, Mrs. Cecil Graves, financial chairman and Mrs Sam Williams, historian. At this meeting plans were made for the Summer round-up of students who will enter school this Pall. Mrs. 'William Tfoung was elected as chairman of the committee to make final plans for the round-up mid Mrs. W. A Ainick was elected ns co-chairman i,^ ; Muslcar selections were presented by members of the third and fourth grades and refreshments were served by mothers of these students in the two classes. Luncheon Given At Hotel Honoring Mrs. J. A. Orr Mrs. J. A. Orr of College station. Tex., who is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. I. Haley. ,md her •Uters, Mrs. Lloyd Sttckmon a/ ^Mrs. Murray Smart and families, 1 was honored yesterday when Mrs Russell C. Fait complimented her with a three-course luncheon at the Hotel Noble. The twelve guests attending were seated at a large table which was draped with a white linen cloth and centered with, an attractive arrangement of yellow tulips and Dutch Iris in a low crystal bowl. Following the luncheon, the guests gathered at the Farr home on West Walnut St., where they •pent the afternoon Informally. Husbands Are Feted By Bunco Club Members Husbands of the members of Avalon Bunco Club together with the regular club members and one guest, Miss Jo Anne McGregor were entertained last night at the home . of Mrs. Fred Davis. In the bunco games played, Mrs. .Speck McGregor won bunco, Mrs. Dewltt Vancieve, high for the la- nd Ray- Attractive arrangements of snow- f« throughout the home. Kefreshmenta were serve* by the .hottest. Sunrise Breakfast Given For Phebean S. S. Class Members of the Phebean Sunday School Class of the First Baptist Church were complimented this morning 6,30 o'clock when Mrs. rlarry Bosan, -Mrs. Roy Beavers and Mrs. Herman Chapman, assisted by Mrs. L, A. Daughtery, Mrs. Kelton Francis and Mrs. J. w. Sykes, entertained with a Sunrise Breakfast at the Hogan home on East Main itrcet. Thjs affair was attended by 22 members of the class and two guests, Mrs. James LenU and Mrs. Frank Orlgsby. The long Inble at which breakfast wns served, was covered with a white linen cloth and centered with a striking arrangement of mixed iirlng flowers In a low bowl. Mrs. Herman Walls gave the devotional and prayers were offered for Ihe coming revival by Mrs. Walls, Mrs. John Throne and Mrs. Theodore Lognn, teacher of the class. The home was decorated with bouquets of mixed Spring flowers. Mrs. Wcrl Entertains B. R. C. Club, Guests Mrs. Tom Mabry and Mrs. J. C Frazicr were guests yesterday with members of the 13. R. C. Club, when Mrs. Russell Wcrt entertained at ler home on Hearn St. Mrs. Albert Enderlln won high score during the rook games played, Mrs. Wert second high and Mrs. O. V. Daws, rooko. Arrangements of mixed Spring Ilowers were used In the home A dessert course was served by the hostess. Club Is Entertained By Mrs. Paul Chambers Ms. Paul Chambers was hostess at her home yesterday afternoon to members of B. H. I. M. Club. When rook games were played during the afternoon, Mrs. George Sallba,Jr., won high score prize and Mrs. Leon Scherer, second high. Mixed bouquest of tulips, spiraea, narcissi and Iris were arranged throughout the home. The hostess served a salnd plate with Iced drinks. "Box Supper" Is Held At- Christian Church A large crowd attended the old fashioned "Box Supper" held last night In the basement of the First Christian church and sponsored by the Christian Youth Fellowship. Proceeds from this supper will be used to send Sue Crafton, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rupert Oration, as a delegate to the State Convention. ' , • Auctioneer for the evening was Rupert Martin Crafton. The , box brought by Mrs. James Terry received the highest bid and the prize, which was a cake, was won by Mr. Terry. Beta Lambda Club Meets At M. George Residence Beta Lambda Club members met last night at .the home of Mrs. M. George for their regular meeting. Devotional was given by Mrs. G. A. George Sr. Miss Eva George, president, preslded'durlng the meet- Ing, at which time reports were given by'the secretary and treasurer. • During the program, Mrs. Andrew Moses discussed sonic helpful hints in giving first aid. Following the meeting, the hostess served a dessert course. She was assisted by Mrs. Moses and Mrs. Fred Sallba. Bridge Luncheon Given At L. E. Old Residence Mrs. Monroe Grain wns a guest yesterday when Mrs. L. E. Old entertained members of Wednesday Bridge Club with a luncheon st her home. . The table was covered with a lace cloth and centered with an attractive bouquet of columbine and painted daisies in a crystal bowl. Following Ihe luncheon, bridge games were played,with prizes won by Mrs. F E. Black, high, an1 Mrs. C. A. Cunningham, second Since the, first American-made gasoline-powered automobile came off the line about 55 years ago. more than 2200 different make* of cars have appeared on the market In this country alone. Bits of News Mrs. K. J. Heaton was admitted to Blytlieville Hospital Sunday, where she is undergoing treatment. Mm. Tom nan Rogers arrived today from Paris, Ark., to attend the wedding of her skier, Miss CainDIo Robinson to John Wiley Jones, tomorrow morning at the First Baptist Church. Eddie Ford returned home today from St. Louis wlicrc he accompanied Ell Gulp to tlie Barnes Hospital. Mr. Ford is chairman of tli; underprivileged children for tlie Kl- wanLs Club. Mrs. Clyde Drane of Uycrsburi, Tcnn., Is the gucsl of her daughter, Mrs. J. W. Adams, Mr. Adams and family. Condition of James E. Thompson who underwent an appendectomy last week at the Walls Hospital and who was dismissed yesterday, Is much improved. Mrs. Charles Nccdham and Mrs. Sara Mosley spent the weekend In Jonesboro visiting relatives. Condition of Mrs. John Caldwcll who underwent a major operation Friday In ib,e Memphis Bapll:;l Hospital. i.s satisfactory. Mr. Cald- wcll Is there with her. Drs. carl and Edna Ntcs attended the Wayne King Concert In Memphis last night. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hearn aii-1 Mr. aud Mrs. Harry Hearn and families accompanied by George Lamb, spent Sunday at Wappapello Lake Kt Wappapcllo, Mo. Mrs. Theodore Logan and Mrc. John Foster spent Monday In Osceola where they were guests of Mrs. Gladys Burr. Mrs. J. W. Sykes, Mrs. Theodore Logan, Mrs. Fletcher King, Mrs. Hayford Lamb and Mrs. lale. Culbertson were in Jonesboro last nlgli!, to hear the Rev. Alfred Cnrpentor speak nt tlie Central Baptist Church there. Mr. and Mrs. Wiley McGaugliey of Lake City, Ark., spent Llie weekend here as guests of Mr. and Mn. Tellx Hill and Mr. and Mrs. Haivy Taylor. Mrs. Taylor, Mr. and Mrs. Hill and Mr. ind Mrs. McGaughcy spent Sunday In Memphis as guests of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Hill. Mr. and Mrs. John Foster and granddaughter, Patricia Jean Walters of Steele, spent Tuesday in Jonesboro visiting friends and relatives. George w. Barium was In Osceola yesterday afternoon, where he attended to business. Condition of Mrs. Felix Hill, who was dismissed from Walls Hospital yesterday where she underwent a minor operation, is Improved. Albert Sallba, of St. Louis, Mo, spent the weekend here as guest of Ills parents. Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Saliba and family. MM. George K. Abdou of El Paso, Texas, George N. Abdou, Mrs. A. J. Mlzerany, Mr. and Mrs. John Abdou, Bcf Maloof, Mrs. D. B. Samya, George Pharo and Eddie Pharo, all of Birmingham, Ala. have returned to their homes after spending a few df,ys here as guest of Mrs. N. M. Moore and family. r-*~* > ""«^m^B«BHM .;\VANT lo develop ai | ' ' f hapelier bust? Punch *a pillow. That's one of gthe best exercises for! ifstrcnRthcning pcclornll i muscles which support I iihe busl and liel|> lo en-1 Jhance its size. 1 jf. All you need to do lol ''•. rig up a punching but- is I >:: to lie a couple of bij: sofa ': pillows together' with ;iL ; clothesline. Suspend in nl 'doorway so that pillows I aie hung just above Uuil level of your head. Thai! i.. ; way your arms will have] ::free reach foi upward : llinisl. '''• Your exercise? Clench] fists and strike out, swinging pillows as forcefully! : as a prize fighter. Alter-S . nalc i'rins as you punch. ?.:Start with 10 punches and ;;gradually mcrense count] to SO.— A MCI A IIAIlT.r j.;Ni;/\ SlafT Writer. :^ ~,A V w i i' m l >'|,', ;nw IKW i i \ Officers Are Elected \By Osceola Literary Club OSCEOLA, Ark., Apr. 22—Mrs. Rube Eoycc wns elected Literary Club chairman when the group met in tlie home of Mrs. J. w. Rhodes Sr., Tuesday afternoon. Other officers elected Include Mrs. Leslie Speck, secretary and treasurer; Mrs. C. W. Watson, Mrs. Harry Jones and Mrs. J. E. Teaford. yearbook committee; Mrs. B. w. Butler. Mrs. Ruth Swtinscy, Mr5. C. M. Harwell and Mrs. J. L.-Gla.s- coc, telephone committee. Following the business session a quiz program was conducted by Mrs. F. O. Gwyn and Mrs. J. J. Roberts. Visitors included Mrs. Joe Cromer and Mrs. Myra Fergus. Mrs. J. E. Teaford, Mrs, Hairy Driver nnti Mrs. G. B. Scagraves served as co- hostesses. Mrs. Coleman is Hostess To Chapter O, P. E. O. OSCEOLA, Ark.. April 22—Mr*. Charles Coleirmn was hostess yesterday to Chapter O, P.E.O. Sister- hcod nt her home. Mrs. L. C. B. Ymmg presided during tlie business session in the absence or the president, Mrs. Edward .Scgnivcs. White spiraea ami Dutch iris in low bo'.vls decorated (he home. The hostess served an ice course. Town and Country Club Meets With Mrs. Caudill Members of Town and Country Bridge Club were entertained yesterday afternoon at the home of Mrs. G. G. Caudill. In the afternoon bridge games played, Mrs. P. D Foster won high and Mrs. Cornelius Modlnger, second. Yellow tulips, narcissi and other Spring flowers decorated the home for the affair. Refreshments were served. For a Quick Lunch Try the HOTEL NOBLE Coffee Shop You can now enjoy a quick lunch in our cool air-conditioned Coffee Shop. PLATE- SALAD -BEVERAGE Priced from 65* up the BEAUTY BAR Mrs. Nor* Hitradley. Owner Olcncoa Hotel Building Ptionc 3202 M&rgftret Dem Smith, Patty Lucy Operators Quarterly Meeting to Be Held by Baptist W.M.U. OSCEOLA, Ark., .Apr. 22—The Quarterly meeting of the Mississippi County Baptist Women's Missionary Union, will be held at the First Baptist Church in Blythevillj tomorrow beginning at 10:30 a.m. The society from here will be in charge.of the program and officers will be elected at this meeting, which is the second one held' tlr.s year. Dell Methodist W.S.C.S. Meets With Mrs. Edwards The Women's Society ot Christ- Inn Service met Tuesday at, the home,of Mrs. Gerald Edwards with 17 members and two guests, Mrs James Tlnwcll and Mrs. Helen Sanders present. Opening prayer wis given by Mrs J. R. Gill. Mrs. Edwards gave the first and third chapters of tlie study book. "Committed Unto Us". Mrs. Noble Gill presided during tfic business meeting, at which time final plans of the stunt night to be held May f> In the high school auditorium were made. Following the meeting, the hostess served a dessert course. "National Family Week" To Be Observed Here "National Family week" will be observed this year from May 2 to May 9 with J'Cllrist The Center of The Home" as the theme. This Is a week of special emphasis on family life and Is sponsored by the Federal -Council of Churches of Christ in America, the International council of Religious Education and the United Council of Church Women. Broadcasts on the subjects of "So You Want to Slay Married" and "Families Need Parents" will be presented over radio station KLCN each weekriny beginning April 23, and continuing through May a. On Monday through Friday the broad- I cast, will occur from 1:00 to U30 p.m.. and on Saturday from 11-15 to 11:30 a. m Meeting ML*.? Rosa Hardy, principal of Blytheville high' school, will be leader of the program on "American Homes and Youth Conservation" r.t the Woman's Club meeting, Friday, 2:30 p.m., at the clubhouse. THURSDAY, APRIL 22, 1948 Coming Events Social Calendar Thunday The Phebean Sunday School Cla« of the First Baptist Church will have a Saarlse Breakfast, at the home of Mrs. Harry Bog&n at «:0fl a.m. Friday The Woman's Club will meet at 2:30 p. m. at the clubhouse for their regular meeting. ' The past Matrons and Patrons Supper Club will meet at the home of Mrs. George Barham at 7 o'clock. Mrs. B. B. Wilson Is co- hostess. Alpha Beta Bunco Club being entertained at the home of Mrs. Joel Francis. C. B. C. Club entertained at the home of Mrs. C. S. Downing. Friday Bridge Club members meeting at, the home of Mrs. Oscar Fendler. The Alpha Delta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phil will meet at the home of Mrs. Gene Adklnson at 2:30 p.m. Osceo/o Events Thursday' Klwanls Club meeting at the grade school at 7:00 p.m. Friday Wcsleyan Guild of the First Methodist Church meeting at the home of Miss* Vivian Scurlock ivltli Mis;, Kclon Martin as co-hostess. woman 'doesn't have to settle down to a dull existence at any age or stage in her life. ana povl( i Lots of women let themsclve-5 i butterfat. | become "settled" as soon as they •— i get a. house to manage. ~" Others keep up fairly well until their children leave home and then they settle back to grow old, as though their lives were over. But the woman who goes on en,1 joying life through the years, taking all thit each age has to offer, i Is the woman who refuses to settle i down. The panels are heated by a conductive rubber resistance element, and povide 6 to 10 per cent mor« At The Hospitals Blythevllle Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Max Ray and baby, city. Mrs. Elvin Wallace and baby, city. • Brenda Kay Fitzgerald, city. Mrs. Cleveland Tweedle ,cily. Mrs. Ted England, city. Walls Hospital Dismissed: . Mrs. R. C. RIggs, city. Mrs. Ell Castleman, Manila. Rev. Lawrence Admitted To a Memphis Hospital OSCEOLA, Ark., April 22.—The Rev. L. T. Lawrence, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church In Osceola was taken to the Baptist Hospital in Memphis yesteday afternoon. His condition was reported as serious. We the Women The white-haired grandmother was trying to explain why she lound the company of one of her contemporaries so unbearably duil. "It's just," she finally summed up, "that she's so SETTLED." The white-haired grandmother, though in her late sixties, " isn't 'settled." She keeps up with what is going on in the world instead ot living in the past or trying to live the lives of her grown children and grandchildren. , She can pick up and take off on a* moment's notice—and frequently dors. She- isn't hog-tied to her home. 11 her husband asks how about going along with him on a busine.Vi trip, she locks the doors of her house and leaves with him. She has friends of all ages instead of clinging to a. little circle of friends, all her own age and all "settled." Why Not Enjoy IJfrT All of which goes to show that a Mrs. F. G. Richei In Dallas School The Mljs WhiislU's Shop has Just announced that their corsetlere'l Mrs. F. a. RIchel, is In Dallas where she has enrolled In a special class of instruction 1n Modern Corsetry. The class is being conducted by the H. W. Oossard Company. Mrs. RIchel has undertaken this special study to make available to ( the women of the Blythevllle area a figure-grooming service that is based on the latest and very best methods developed by this outstanding foundation garment manufacturer. At the conclusion of Hie course, a written examination' is given and a Graduate Corseticre's Diploma issued to those who successfully pass this test. The Gossard School of Corsetry is the oldest and foremost institution of its kind. Its graduates have a thorough knowledge of basic aunt- omy, current fashion, and merchandising, In addition to instruction In proper garment selection and fitting j methods. —Advertisement Continuous Shows Kvery Day Box Office Opens 1:45 Show Starts 2:00 LISTEN TO KLCN M S..O,. 12:45 p.m. « !jo „., Thursday & Friday MUSICAL' ,, HUSH belected Snort Subjects Box ome« Opens «:3» Show Start: 6:45 Opens Sunday 1:00; Starts 1:15 Continuous Shows Sat. i Snn. Bargain Night Every Night Except Saturday No passes honored on Sunday a4 . Roxf Theatro Thursday & Friday * \MHIKH. KUAH 102 Selected Short Subjects Remember Rolhrock's for PRESCRIPTIONS PHONE 4451 Dr. W. A. Taylor VETERINARIAN Calls Made—Farm & Town Day Phone 4-181 Night 1'hone 2138 J You .Are Cordially ; Invited to Visit I The • j Accessory Shop ! Feminine Apparel J Mabel Megan Jessie Srile J Hotel Noble IJldg. • Ulylhcville, Ark.' Let's All Come Out For the Big BINGO Joycee Sponsored FRIDAY, APRIL 23rd 8 p. m. at the Armory Admission 50? SUPER PRIZES $7.99 MORE FUN THAN A CIRCUS! CHad limes, gocj limes ahead wilh you in Vicky Voughn Junior's trille.wai.Med, much-skirled pique! It. biighl-os-a-billboord print lairly parades with straight slripes. zig «,g stripes, polka dols. To add Ihol cool, coo) feeling, crisp while ruffles of eyotel-embroidered balisle give a yoke loo k 'and cap ils breezy sleeves. Brilliantly done in red, navy, brown or royal on while. Sizes 9 to 15. FEINBERG'S Buoyed up. Strom Eosed Here RYTHM STEPS are more than just shoes. They, 're a FEEUNG ... of Freedom, buoyancy, lightness and grace ... because of their invisible rythm treads. See them today while we still have your size. In White Crushed Kid In Black Patent L COPA Widths AAA-B — Sizes 5 to 10 Family Shoe Store 3J2 W. Main Blythevllle

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