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PAOB BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS MONDAY, MAT 4, INI Pat Mullins, Society Editor Manila Couple's Engagement Is Announced Mr. and Mrs. T. A. Bourland of Manila announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter. Miss Marie Bourland, to Pfc. Forrest Priest, son of Kenneth Priest of Springfield, Vt. Miss Bourland is a graduate of Manila High School and is now a sophomore at Arkansas State College, where she is a member of (he Alpha Gamma Delta sorority. Pfc. Priest attended Arkansas State College, before entering me Marines. He was a member of the track team and was affiliated with the Sigma Pi fraternity. Hn is now stationed at Camp Pendleton Marine Base, Oceanside, Calif. The wedding will be solemnized June 17 at Litlle River Baptist Church near Manila. Recent Bride Complimented At Shower Here Mrs. Larry Daniels, recent bride, who is the former Miss BHllc Jean Westbrook, was complimented this week end with n shower given by her aunt, Mrs. Doyle Sanders of Steele. at the home of Mrs. Lonnle Boydston here. Mrs. Daniels is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Westbrook, and Mr. Daniels is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Brad Daniels. For the occasion, the bride wore .* dress of toast tan with a cummerbund of chartrruese, and was presented with a corsage of carnations tinted chartruese, and tied •with bronze satin. Dutch iris. Japanese Iris, tulips In various shades, and mock orange blossoms were used throughout the rooms, where 15 guests were entertained. Out-of-town guests included Mrs. Callie Mulkey and Miss Gertrude Tullos of Memphis. In the party games conducted j during the afternoon. Mrs. J. C. j Roach won a gift which she later j presented to the honoree. Punch and parly foods were served later in the afternoon from the dining • room table, which was adorned with a bouquet of pink and lavendar iris and tulips. Miss Patsy Sanders, cousin of the bvide, poured punch. ItF/TROTHED — Miss Marie Bourlaml of Mimihi is the bride-elect of I'fc. Forrest Prk-st, stationed at Oceanside. Calif., 'it is announced today by -Miss Rowland's parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. A. Bourland. They plan a June wedding • at the Little River Baptist Church- near Manila. Beta Banquet Held at Hut More than 5p students attended the Girls Beta Banquet held Friday nJpht nt-thc American Lefrlon Hut where n Spanish theme was j carried put throughout entertaining rooms. Brightly colored shnwls draped on walls find wnidows and large colorful Spanish lints combined with nn array of bright flowers to form the decorations. Guests were served buffet dinner, which was followed by infonmil eni.ertnhuni'nt. Miss Rosa Hardy was a special guest of the club, Mr. and Mrs. Gene McGuire and Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Hornby served as clinpcrnns. Jo Alice McGwire, prr.sldent of the club, was presented n gilt by the members. Always In Style Duplicate League Plays at Hotel A five-table Howell movement was played by members of the Blytheville Duplicate Bridge League at Hotel Noble Saturday afternoon, with players tieing [or second place. Winning fir.st, pluce, were Mrs. George Wiggs and Mrs. Frank j Grfcsby. Mrs. Hunter C. .Sims and Mrs. Harry W. Hninrs tied with Mrs. C. W. AfUlck and Mrs. F. W. Whitner for second place. , University Club Has May Dance Mr .and Mrs. Conny Modinger, Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Harrison, and Mr. and Mrs. Mason Day, Jr., were hosts and hostesses Saturday night for a dance at Hotel Noble. About 80 guests attended, including members of the University Dance Club, and other guests from here, Osceola and Luxora. May Day provided a theme for the party. The refreshment table, which held the midnight supper served by the hosteases, was decorated with a low bowl brimming with pink rose buds. Standing in the center of the | bouquet of roses was a May pole \ wrapped in pink anfi green streamers, which were looped over the bouquet to storybook dolls which encircled the arrangement. Mirrors were painted with scenes of n lazy Biimmer. nnd butterflies, flowers other suggestions of summer adorned the mirrored columns- Charlie W. Belknnp, a student at Ouachlta College and a member of the choir, will Bins with the group when they appear at the Southern Baptist Convention.In the Coliseum at Houston, Tex., May 6. He Is n sophomore, and the son of Mr. and Mrs. R. O. Belknap. Mrs. E. B. Thomas left yesterday lor Hot Springs where she will undergo treatment at St. Joseph's Hospital for a month. Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Roe spent the week end in Memphis with relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Loy Welch and Mrs. B. T. Worthy will be in Marked Tree tonight for the speech recital graduation of Miss Nancy Worthy, who is A niece of Mrs. Welsh, and a granddaughter of Mrs. Worthy. Mrs. Hoyt Brown, spent Saturday in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. Rupert Crnfton and daughter. Pamella, are in Memphis, where Mr. Crafton is undergoing treatment at the Baptist Hospital. Mr. nnd Mrs. R. V. Putnam of Fulton, Ky., were guests yesterday of Mr. and, Mrs. R. V. Mallory. Mr. and Mrs. H. U Reynolds returned to their home yesterday from a two weeks' vacation spent in Hot Springs. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Pryor and daughter. Mi&s Mellia Pryor, visited In Pcrryville. Mo., this week end as guests of Mr. Pry or's sister, Mrs. N. A. Slime, and Dr. Slane. James Cecil Lowe. II, .student at j Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, and Miss Harriet Anirtt of Chicago, also a student at Washington University, spent the week end with Mr. Lowe's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. Cecil Lowe and son. Jerry. Mrs. Brad Daniel.% and Mrs. Henry Westbrook left today to drive Mrs. Larry Daniels to her home in ! Shreveport, La., following her week end visit here. Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Fisher and Mr. and Mrs. Bob Fisher all of Wynne, were the week end guest of Mr. and | Mrs. Jim Roleson, Mr. and Mrs. J.j H. Fisher are parents of Mrs. Hole- j sou and Bob Fisher. j Mr. and Mrs. W. 0. Reeves, Mrs. \ Wade Reeves, Jr., and Mrs. James j Westbrook spent yesterday in Memphis. Mr. find Mrs. Lewis Sportiello' arrived home today by plane from : New York City, where they attend- j ed, the funeral of his father, Anthony Sportiello, who died last Wednesday. PLANS EUROPEAN TOUR — Mrs. W. J. Pollard Is shown studying travel folders in preparation for the European tour she is planning. She will join the private tour conducted by Mrs. Elizabeth Betha of Memphis, sailing from Quebec, Canada May 24. (Courier News Photo) Blytheville Resident tc Tour Europe A prominent Blytheville woman is to' leave May '24 for England where she will attend the coronation and then will tour ten European countries before her return here in early August. Mrs. W. j. Pollard is planning to sail from Quebec. Canada aboard the Atlantic, an Italian liner, and will. land in Portsmouth, England, in time for the coronation. She will join 18 other women from Memphis and the Mid-South for the private tour, which is being conducted by Mrs, Elizabeth Bethea. Among special events planned for the visitors will be a tea given at the American Embassy and an audience with Pope Pius. Leaving England, they will see Ireland, .landing at Cork, and .Scot-I land, landing at Newcastle. Norway, Sweden and Denmark yrill be next on their itinerary, then back to the Netherlands and Switzerland. In Italy they will see Venice, Rome and Naples, go back up the Italian and French Riviera and finally to Paris for several days. Mrs. Pollard Is also planning to spend several days in Spain. The group is to return the first week in August, Cutlery with wooden handles must never be allowed to soak. After washing, dry thoroughly. Don't store them in a hot place, for heat will crack the wood. You can clean crevices in carved furniture by using an orangewood stick or skewer wrapped in cotton. Coming Events BWO Olrclt Bght of tht ««t Baptist Church ha» itnwting with Dr. Edna Nles at 7:30 p.m, Lake Street Methodist WSCS meets at the church at 7:30 p.m. Tueidajr East Side Garden Club meets with Mrs. D. B. Abbott at 2:30 p.m.. Ladies Auxiliary of the NI.CA meets with Mrs. William Ellis »t 1321 Holly Street. La Petite Club has meeting with Mrs. Arthur Vance. American Legion Auxiliary meets at the American Legion Hut. Country Club Duplicate League's Tournament ends. Mrs. Dale Briggs is hostess to members of the Tri-Town Bridge Club. Timka Bunco Club meets with Mre. Carroll Larkin. Mrs. Lloyd Stickmon is hostess to members of the Tuesday Bridge Club. Wednesday Mrs. Tom Little, Jr., is hostess to members of the GIB Club. Mrs. Marvin Nunn is hostess to members of the Town and Country Club. Col. John Martin Chapter of Daughters of the American Colonists has 11 a.m. meeting at Hotel Noble, followed by luncheon. Garden Department of the Woman's Club has 2:30 p.m. meeting with Mrs. L. W. Smith to be guest speaker on "Driftwood Arrangements." Tnursday Mrs. H. H. Houchins is entertaining members of the Mid-Week Slub. Members of the Thursday Club meet at the Country Club. Mrs. Otto Scrape is hostess to members of the TLE Club. Mrs. Henry Humphreys is to entertain members of the Thursday Contract Club. Hotel Noble is the scene of Blytheville Duplicate Bridge League meeting. Mrs. J. C. Ellis is hostess to members of GEO Club. Esther Class Has Monthly Meeting Mrs. Quincy Oliver Alexander gave the inspirational talk at the home of Mrs. Raydo Veach Friday at a monthly meeting of the Esther class of the First Baptist Church. Mrs. John Mayes, teacher, gave the opening prayer. Following the business meeting, the hostess served party foods and iced drinks. AcU Let Husband Shoulder His Responsibility "I've noticed," remark«d »n observing wife, "that women who expect the most consideration from their husbenda not only get consideration, but seem to have more devoted mates than wives who baby their men." It Isn't so strange > that things work out that way. The Ruth Mllletl woman wno ex _ pects consideration trom her husband and never lets him forget that she needs his strength, makes him feel like a man and encourages him to act like one. The woman who spends her life catering to her husband and "sparing" him in every possible way while she shoulders many of the responsibilities that should be shared by both is treating her husband like a baby. He'll let her do it for it is pleasant to be spoiled. But he doesn't thank her for it. And it isn't his fault if in time he stops thinking of her as a woman who needs his help ,and strength and begins to think of her as par- fectly capable of getting along without any help from him. Living with a woman who expects little of him can't help but make him feel less like a .man. So no wonder he isn't the devoted husband he might have been if his wife had been a little less the "sturdy oak" and a little more the "clinging vine." So it is no favor that a wife does for her husband when she mothers him. The real favor a wife can do is to expect the most and the best from her husband so that h. develops his own strength. Remember these things whenever you are ' tempted to take on a responsibility that is rightfully your husband's or is a duty that should be shared "by both of you. When sandpapering surface! us» a block of wood wraped in sandpaper to make work easier for hands and wrists. Hold steel wool in rubber t gloves or crushed paper. 8968 12-42 By Sue Burnett Here's a softly styled classic that is a ffishion leader every new .sea- snn. Simple in line and detail, it cim also be mode in a colorful border print fabric. Pattern No. 6958 f.s a sew-rilc perforated pattern in sixes !2, 14. ill, 18, 20; 40, 42. Size H, 4 l , yards oi 39- inch. For this pattern, send 30c in COINS, your name, address, size desired, and the PATTERN NUMBER to Sue Burnett, Courier News, 375 Quincy St., Chicago 6, 111. Don't miss (he new Basic FASHION for '53, spring and summer, It's a complete spring sewing guide for smart, practical wardrobes; ^ifl pattern printed Inside the book. 25 cents. WMA Meeting Held Members of (he Wompn's Missionary Auxiliary of Little River Hni'llst, Church lu'hl their ivfnilar nireuni! last wrnk \v!lh nine members attending. Mr.s. T. A. Bourhiml presided over Class Meeting Conducted in Home Members of the Dorcas Class of tile Fir.st. Baptist Church met lit the hranc of Mrs. E. M. Eaton, with Miss Cordelia wilhile ns co-hostess Friday. Mrs. M. W. Lewis presided during tile business .session. Mrs. Charles! McWntrrs R'.we (he devotional on | "Love," and a prayer. Mrs. Jessie! Roeder cnve the closing prayer. At the Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: , Ronald Harris. Steele William Newsom. City Miss Willie Baker, City Mrs. James Beavers and baby, City Walls Hospital Dismissed: Clyde Talklngton. Steele Alma Clark, Steele Mildred Smith, City Mrs. Lawrence Cassidy, City T. A. Kenwright. City the meeting opened with group j Miifdny.nml a prayer by Mrs. M. I. j Stutl~3...Mi's, Fred . 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