The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 22, 1956 · Page 3
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. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY M, 19W BLYTHEVILL1 (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAGE THRE1 Jose Perei Venezu Ian Jazz Fan. Is New Student At Camttiersv'dle By SONNY SANDERS Courier News Correspondent CARUTHERSVILLE — Jose Perez, a Spanish-speaking Venezuelan, has been in Caruthersville for about four months and has been attending classes at the high school in an effort to learn the English language. He'left his native land in search of more Ireedom in a democracy found it In the United and hat States. Jose live* in the home of Dr. and Mrs. W. P. Pearson, the latter being his sister, on South Ward Avenue. Jose, who is 26, was a bank ca- thler in Venezuela for 10 years before coming to this country. ._ . * - » • AFTER THIS school year ends, he hopes to improve his English even more by attending a school of advanced learning for a year or so. Jose is unsure -about what he'll do after he learns English satisfactorily. His sister received a government scholarship from Venezuela to go to college in this country. It was while she and Dr. Pearson were at- ,Miss Evelyn Anderson of Memphis spent Sunday here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Tom'Ander- son. Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Holand spent the weekend in Little Rock and attended the N. C. B. A. showing on Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. McMillan of Memphis spent Sunday here as guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. P B. Wood. Mr. and Mrs. -Fred Dallas spent several days last week in Little Rock visiting hjls brothers, Tom and Claud Dallas, and families. Mrs. Billy L. Yates and daughter of Corning, Ark., spent last week here as guests of Mr. and Mrs. Austin Chaplain. Mr. Yates arrived over the weekend to visit his parents and return his wife and daughter home. . Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Warhurst and children of Memphis spent the weekend here as guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Luther Warhurst and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Huff. Mr. and Mrs. Bldridge Ford and tending school that they met. Although the Pearsons spent a year in Venezuela before moving here in 1952, Dr. Pearson had to speak Spanish to be understood there and Jose didn't learn much English from him. THE VENEZUELAN first began to learn English when he set foot on American soil. Jose likes to play the saxophone and the drums. He's taking band at the high school. His other courses are English, typing and Spanish. The typing is to accustom him to English. English and Spanish are for the same purpose. About bur nation and our town, Jose has A Spanish statement, "Me Gusta," which means. "I like sons Larry and Ronnie' of Wilson spent Sunday here with her parents, Mr. atid Mrs. W. D. Margraves. The Rev. W. W. Peterson is in Beech Grove this week for an evangelistic program. Dyess Women's Society of Christian Service of the Methodist Church met at the church Tuesday for its program. Mrs. J. L. Jacobs, had charge of the program. Others taking parts were Mrs. Nell Allen., Miss Bess Thrash and Mrs. W. W. Peterson. Miss Mary Lou Balch of Memphis spent the weekend here as guest of her parents, Mr .and Mrs. J. H. Balch. Miss Mozelle Williams of Memphis spent Sunday here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. M. Williams. Miss Sandra Wilkes came here from Memphis, Thursday to visit her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Anderson. Mrs. A. V. Wasson of Memphis visited in the H. H. Crawford home here recently. Henry McVey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lee McVey, returned from California last week. He has been serving with the Air Force. Mrs. Lula Mae Jacobs and son Ronnie spent Saturday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. L. Freels, APPLIANCES INSTALLATION TRACTOR CONVERSIONS Phone For Frt* Estimates R. C. FARR &SONS Owner* 'PhontS-4«M — 400 Ruilnwd — Phone Road Marker Is Returned TALLAHASSEE, Fl«. UH — The Florida Road Department received a highway marker in the mall along with a letter from it man in Lamberton, Minn., saying it had been taken as a souvenir In 1942. The letter concluded: "Several years ago I became a Christian and my entire life has been changed. Will you accept this road marker and my apologies for having taken it?" The Department assured him all is forgiven. NOTICE OF ANNUAL SCHOOL ELECTION Notice is hereby given that the Annual School Election for the year 1956 will b« held in ARMOREL District No. 9 of Mississippi County. Arkansas, on Saturday, March 17th, (or the purpose of electing school directors, voting on school taxes and on such other measures as may properly be submitted at said election. The polls will open at 8:00 A. M. at Whitton. Mi\ and Mrs. James Jacobs and ^.lildren, Jimmy and Teresa, of Memphis were Saturday guest* in the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Jacobs, , , Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Noblin of Jonesboro spent Wednesday here as guests of their son, Bill Noblin, and family. Mr. and Mrs. Arch Turrentine of Memphis were guests in the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Troy Stansbury, several days last week. Miss Ima Charolette James, student at Arkansas State College in Jonesboro, spent the weekend here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Norman James. Mrs. C. L. East of Memphis spent the weekend here with her family. Mr. and Mrs. Morse Williams of Rockford, 111., are here visiting relatives and friends. Clifford Wood spent Thursday through Sunday in Memphis with his sister, Mrs. Mittie Buth McMillan, and family. and close at t:K P. M »* the following place*: (Armorel H»rdwsre Store). _ GIVEN THI8 31st DAT OF February, 1956. E. L. HALE, President. ARTHUR VANCE, Secretary. 2/22-29-3/7 NOTICE OF ANNUAL SCHOOL ELECTION Notice is hereby given that the Annual School Election for the year 1956 will be held to Gosnel! District No 6 of Mississippi County, Arkansas, on Saturday, March 17th, for the purpose of electing school director, voting on school taxes and on such other measures as may properly be submitted at said election. The polls will open at 8:00 A. M. and close at 6:30 P. M. at the following place: (Hughes Gin Office, Qosnell). GIVEN THIS 31st DAY OF February, 1956. C. A. MOODY, President. G. R. LEDBETTER, Secretary. 2/22-29-3/6 NOTICE OF SCHOOL ELECTION Notice is,hereby given that the Annual School Election for the year 1956 will be held in Burdette District No. 35 of Mississippi County, Arkansas, on Saturday.Jrtarch 17th, for the purpose of electing school directors, voting on school taxes and on such other measures as may properly be submitted at said election. The polls will be open at 8:00 A.M. and will close at 6;30 P.M. at the following places: Burdette Planting Company Store. GIVEN THIS 22nd DAY OP February, 1956. Signed: C. F. TOMPKTNS, President. H. D. JUMPER, Secretary. 2/22-29-3/7 NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the undersigned has filed with the Commissioner of Revenues of the State of Arkansas for permit to sell and dispense beer at retail on the premises described as Club Frolic, Genuine, _Pure Aspirin is America's Most Popular Home Medication... and th« Best You Can Buy is St Joseph Aspirin When Blustery Weather Brings On A Cold St. To*eph Aspirin fives the fas test-acting aspirin relief money can buy for cold's xchei, sore throat, / feverlshnesj. Used I ' ( millions of people witi 100 tablets 49c- 200 tablets 79c *""* af! ' Step into Spring at Whitsitt's 4995 A costume that wears the neat and narrow look of the : Arient! Moriona, fine worsted wool and mohair suiting ... in a cardigan coat that's sideslashed in the Mandarin manner ... and cropped at 7/8 length over its straight-line skirt. For matched perfection, the Ponjette overblouse has a throat-baring collar of the »uit fabric. Navy, blackfi moss, beige or genanium. Sizes 7 to 17. Found Only at Whitsitt's it's Whitsitt's "Because you LHre Smart T/imai" Blyiheville, Mississippi County, Ar- kansaj. The undersigned states that she it a citizen of Arkansas, of good moral character, that she has never been convicted of a felony or other crime involving: moral turpitude; that no license to sell beer by the undersigned has been revoked within five years last past; and that the undersigned has never been convicted of violating the laws of this state, or any other state, relative to the sale of alcoholic liquors. Application is for permit to be issued for operation beginning on the 32nd day of February, 1958, and to expire on the 30th day of June, 1966. LULA MAE EVANS, Applicant. Subscribed and sworn to before me this 21st day of February, 1956. SEAL ELIZABETH MASON, Notary Public. My Commission expires: 4/26/58. 2/22 IN THE PROBATE COURT OF CHICKASAWBA DISTRICT, MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, ARKANSAS IT THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OP No. 2,3«S NINA E. NATIONS, Deceased NOTICE Last known address of decedent: 121 West Missouri, Blytheville, Arkansas. Date of Death: January 4, 1956. An instrument in writing dated June 24, 1948 was on the 9tli day of February, 1956 admitted to probate as the last will of the above named decedent, and the undersigned has been appointed executor thereun- der A contest of the probate of the will can be effected only by filing a petition within the time provided by law. All p e r j o n i having oltkn* against the estate mutt exhibit them, duly verified, to *« undersigned within six months from th» date of the first publication of thl* notice, or they shall be forever barred and precluded from «njr benefit in the estate. This notice first published 15th day of February, 1956. SILAS B. 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