The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 11, 1953 · Page 3
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Monday, May 11, 1953
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BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS MONDAY, MAT 11, »W P»t Mullim, Society Editor Phone 4461 Halstead-Barnes Wedding Conducted In * tingle ring ceremony performed today at 1 p.m. at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Earl French, Miss Cherry Sue Barnes became the bride of Edwin Halstead, with the Rev. T. J. Richardson, pastor of Yarbro Baptist Church, officiating. The bride Is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Barney Barnes of Half Moon and Mr. Halstead is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Dave Halstead of Blytheville. Members of the families and friends attended the wedding. White peonies were used to form the background for the wedding and filled tall vases placed at Intervals throughout the living room. Mrs. Halstead chose for her marriage a dress of powder blue blue silk shantung finished with a jacket of black linen. She wore black patent accessories, and pinned a cor- eage of white carnations at her shoulder. The couple left Immediately following their wedding for St. Louis, where they will make their home. A graduate of Dell High School, where 6he was secretary of the Beta Club, president of the FHA Club.j president of the junior class, treasurer of the senior class and salutatorian, 6h« had been employed in the office of the circuit clerk. Mr. Halstead is a graduate Blytheville High School, where he was a member of the band. He served with the Navy four years, and Is now associated with Western Electric Company of St. Louis:- Photo by Faught Sirs. Edwin Halstead Variety Club Dance Is Held Members of the Variety Club held their monthly supper dance Saturday night at the Jnycee Club Room, with 34 members and 15 guests attending. Mr. and. Mrs. Bill Stovall and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Thompson were hosts and hostesses for the occasion. The tables were attractively decorated with tiny maypoles and May baskets filled with flowers. The guests Included Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Swearengen, Jr., Mr. and Mrs, Mike Simon, Mr. and Mrs. Lee Warrington of West Memphis, Miss Susie Taylor, P. D. Foster, Jr., Miss Arden Ferguson, C. G. Redman, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Bob Oarrett and Mrs. Fll- more Gibson. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Hutson, former members, have recently moved back to Blythevllle from Little Rock, and were reinstated at this meeting. Mothers Banquet Held by Sorority Members of the Alpha Delia Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi held their annual Mother's Day banquet at the Razorba'ck Drive-In Friday night. Among the guests, who were mothers of the members introduced by Mrs. Harold Wood were Mrs. James C. Guard, "Woman of Ihe Year," and past "Women of the Year," Mrs. J. C. Droke and Mrs. William. H. Wyatt. Yellow roses, the sorority flower, decorated the tables. Mrs. Guard gave Ihe Invocation and Mrs. Orlie Parker, newly-elected president of the chapter, gave the welcome address, and presented a pin to Mrs. Cecil Kelley, past president. Duplicate League Plays At Hotel Members of the Duplicate Bridge League met at Hotel Noble Saturday for a weekly meeting, when a six-table Ho well movement was conducted. Mrs. Raymond Smith and Mrs. A. H. Wallace won first place, with second going to Mrs, W. D. Cham- blln and Mrs. E. B. Gee. Mrs. Matt Monaghan and Mrs. Russell Phillips tied with Mrs. S.'E. Tune and Mrs. C. W. Affllck for third place. A masterpolnt game is to be held at the .Country Club tonight, instead of the Tuesday scheduled game. AI the Hospitals Blytbevlllc Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. B. C. Crowe and baby, Manila Arthur Hatley, City Linda Hlnchey, Stecle Mrs. Pearl Dunn, City Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. W. W. Pepper, City Mrs. McCain, Luxoriv Mrs. A. J. Book, and baby, City. Marriage Licenses Tile following couples have obtained marriage licenses from the office of the county clerk, Mrs. Elizabeth Blythe Parker. Ted Green and Bertie Lee Dorris, both of Blytheville; Winer Brycans and Noln. Mae Jolly, both of Blythe- vflle; Cherry Sue Barnes and Edwin Halstead, both of Blytheville. So Smartly Tailored By Sue Burnett Here's the type of frock you wear all through the warm weather and always look well groomed. Use a 'bold, brightly colored cotton,that's easy and quickly laundered. Pattern No. 8970 is a sew-rite perforated pattern in sizes 12,14,16, 18. M; 40, 42. Size 14, short sleeve, 4V4 yards of 39-inch. For title pattern, send 30c In COINS, your n&me, adrest, elz* desired, and the PATTERN NUMBER to SU6 Burnet, Courier News. 375 Quinsy St., Chicago t, IlL Don't miss the new Basic FASH- j ION for "'53, spring and summer.; : Mt's * complete spring sewing guide' lor smart, practical wardrobes; gift pattern printed in»ld« th« book. *V "" cent*. Chinese Wedding In Texas Town ,WACC, Tex. Ml — They had a Chinese wecldng — complete- \vl.h 'Ireworks Istead or rice — on the staid campus of Baptist-operated Baylor University. Miss Ornce Wnng. Bnylor school of nursing student, married Dr. Daniel Han, resident physician at hospital here. The wedding climaxed a romance which beKiut as childhood friendship in China. Miss Maureen Norris, who will serve as the oflcial ambassador from Blytheville In the Memphis Cotton Carnival, spent the week end with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel F. Norris, before leaving this morning for Memphis. A junior at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Miss Norris arrived Friday by plane. While participating in the Cotton Carnival as Lady of the Realm In the Royal Court, she will be a guest In the home of Mi and Mrs. B. F. Gay, formerly of Blytheville. Her escort will be Crowlcy A. Davis, Jr., of Memphis. Miss Norris was named this week as executive secretary to the Student Body president, and was elected to serve as a sponsor for the School of Industrial Engineering of North Carolina State College at its annual Spring dance. Mrs. C. Lewis Wilson and daughter, Miss Anna Lou Wilson of Memphis have arrived to be the guests of Mrs. Dan G. Stout Mrs. Wilson will be accompanied by Mrs. Edgar Borum to Chicago. Indianapolis and South Bend. Ind.. for two week's visit, while Miss Wilson remains here. ( Mr. and Mrs. Luverl Gaincs are the parents of u daughter, their first child, who wae born yesterday at the Walls Hospital. She has been named Deboiph Lee. Mrs. Gaines is the former Miss Lillian Bunch, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Spencer Bunch. Miss Nancy Hughes, who makes her home in Memphis, spent Mother's Day here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. D. Hughes. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Phillips were in Ocrmantown yesterday, to be the guest of their daughter, Mrs. Vance Alexander, Jr., Mr. Alexander and family. Mr. and Mrs. J. Cecil Lowe and son. Jerry,, spent yesterday in Millington as guests of Mr. Lowe's parents, Mr. and Mrs. O. A. Lowe. En route home, they visited his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Maddox, who are patients at Adler Clinic. Dr. Alfred Vise, rabbi of Temple Israel, was guest speaker at the evening service at the First Methodist Church in Manila yesterday. His topic was based on "The Task of Religion In Our Present World." A reception, sponsored by the church women, followed the service, which also was attended by members of Temple Israel from Manila, Blytheville, and Caruthersville. Rupert Marion Crafton and Miss Ramoim Crafton, students at University of Arkansas, were the week end guests of their respective parents. Mr. and Mre. Rupert Crafton and Mr. and Mrs. Rosco Oration. Mrs. H. H. Houcnlns and Mrs. F D. Underwood left today to spend a week In Fulton. Mo., with Mr Houchins sister, Mrs. Belle Smith and In Wamsnsburg, Mo., with Mvs Jess Molt, formerly of BlythevlHe. Mr,, nnd Mrs. Frank Wanner, accompanied by Mr. and Mrs, Pau: Wagner and Mr. nnd Mrs. Edward Wagner and daughter, Sue. all of Brinkley, were In De Sola, Mo., this week end. where they visited an aunt of the Wagner brothers, Mrs, On-gory Znhncr, and another broth- OPENS 6:30 EACH NIGHT SHOW STARTS AT DUSK 2 SHOWS EVERY NITEI RAIN or SHINE! ADM: 50c Children Under 12 FREE with Parents LAST TIMES TONITE mr tun • mi mas • m m • am SMI ( JIIMM-Kimm . Suwi EXTRA! CARTOON & SHORTS! TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY Double Feature BUCK NITE! DOLLAR A CARLOAD THIS WOMAN is DANGEROUS Plus Cartoon er, O»rl Wagner of Albuquerque, N. M. Miss Jnne Wilson wn.thi Mother's Day week end gueit of her parents, Mr. and Mr«. Baker Wilson. She uttends University of Arkansas. Mrs. J. F. Smith returned last night from an extended vacation with relatives. Shc'accompanled her son, Mark Smith, Mrs. Smith and daughter, Susan, of Memphis, to Miami, Fla., where they visited two other sons of Mrs. Smith's, Charles and Wallace Smith and their families, and other relatives. Mrs. Smith then visited In Hurnboldt, Term., with her daughter, Mrs. Sam Slkcs and Mr. Sikes, and In Caruthers- vllle, Mo., with her brother, B. M. Fowlkes and Mrs. Fowlkes. Mls> Annclla Humphreys, student at University of Arkansas, spent the week end here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Humphries. She was accompanied by Jerry van Zaudt of Van Burcn, Ark., also a student at the university, who was their weekend guest. Mr. and Mrs.- Joe Lynn Hamby are the parents of a daughter, their second child, who was born at Walls Hospital Saturday and who has been named Teresa Lynne. They have one other daughter, Nancy Jo. Mr. and Mrs. J. K. Joiner and children of Crawfordsville, Ark., spent yesterday here with Mr. Joiner's family, Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Joiner and family. Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Barnett had as their week end guests their daughter, Mrs. James Cooper, and Mr. Cooper of Oklahoma City. Mrs. Cooper's grandmother. Mrs. Ethel Sampson, accompanied them home for several day's visit. Seaman and Mrs. A. J. Book announce the birth of their first child, a son. Friday at Walls Hospital. He has been named Phillip Davis Book. Mrs. Book Is the former Miss Nella Jack Flowers, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. G. Flowers. Casual , Clothes Are.^ Emphasised by Dallas Designers For Outdoor Living in San Fasnions This Summer While Dallas designers place Ihclr emphasis on casual clothes for outdoor living, they also do dressy separates and one-piece dresses. Itcrt bandana shirt, (left) is teamed with ticking print for jacket and shorts in sun fashions by I.orcli of Dallas. Bandana print is repeated on jacket pockets as trim. Margie Werth uses black-and- while coolcord with hot pink in patio costume with pants. Skirt panels are attacked to pants. Ruth Fair combines a fine i terrycloth in hot pink (right) with pale pink Ihicn for i:i:ltc.iu-:\- slccvclcss jacket. This is worn with sleeveless blouse and sao:.t in the pale pink linen. Shorts are fully lined. Junior Auxiliary Has Dinner Dance New officers of the Blytheville i decorations; Mrs. B. A. Porter, Junior Auxiliary and members' flowers; Mrs. Alvin Huffman, Jr., husbands were honored Saturday night at the Hotel Noble with a buffet dinner dance. Mrs. James C. Guard was presented a past-president's pin by Mrs. Oscar Fendler, the group's . . , , Vtlia, W,-)L.«1 J.' CUUiCt , tut, e>i Wf a Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Davis and, fjrgt presiden t New of !j cc rs were Miss Elise Lewis spent the week end , presented by Mrs . s . E . Tune , In Houston and Mantee, Miss., vis- presldent including Mrs. Bob Lo- Iting their mothers. Mrs. Robert E. Lee King left today by plane, for Clirlstlanburg, Va., where she will attend the wedding of her granddaughter, Miss Elaine Dean, to John Riddle of Pulaskl, Va., which will be solemnized there Saturday. Miss Dean, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roy A. Dean of Gainesville, Fla., and formerly of Blytheville, has been making her home with her uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas W. Miller, since last summer. A Benjamin Hall, Mrs. A. O. Hall and Mrs. James L. Brooks and children, plan to leave tomorrow for Port Worth, Tex., f.o remain several days. Mr. and Mrs. Brook. 1 ;, who now make their home there, will return next week to make their home here. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Campbell had as their guest for the week, their daughter. Mrs. Irn F. Jones and son, Russell, of Fort Smith, who was accompanied here by Mrs. Ben Stewart and daughter, Stacie. Mr. Jones arrived Friday to take them home yesterday. Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p.m. Admission Me & 39c At All Times LAST TIMES TONITE Double Feature W MM —PLUS— 10,000 Laff> In a New Angle of (he Old Fight Rocket! FavorHt FHmi ALSO METRO NEWS TUBS- WED -THURS Double Feature The ATOMIC CITY BARRY-CLARKE-MOORE > . ftTfO |i*"rn * PARAMOUNT . A PICTURE TANK/ 4ULLION gan, Mrs. Max Logan, Mrs. Joe P. Pride, Jr., Mrs. Robert G. Me- Hftney, and Mrs. Albert Taylor. Each received a corsage ol lilies and red carnations. Greenery banlced windows containing top hats filled with an assortment of spring flowers and New Yorker caricatures sketched on the mirrors were used in the Mirror Room decorations. Top hats and white gloves bordered an arrangement of white peonies centering the long table from which a buffet supper was served. White boutonnieres and cigarette holder favors for the husbands furthered the theme. Mrs. George Hubbard, Jr., was in charge of arrangements with Mrs. R. E. Green planning th« reservations; and Mrs. W. R. Lawshe, menu. Other members who served on these committees were Mrs. H. A. Haines, Mrs. Dick White, Mrs. Farris McCalla. Mrs. Don Smith, Mrs. N. H. Whitis, Mrs. Max Usrey, Mrs. Bob Logan, Mrs. E. M. Terry, Jr., and Mrs. Guard. Coming Events -, Tuesday Mrs. Phillip Applebaum Is hostess to the Octave Bridge Club. Mrs. C. E. Crigger is hostess to the Tuesday Club. La Petite Club meets with Mrs. Eric Whltley. Tlmka Club meets with Mrs. Joe Miller. Mrs. Garrard Caudlll entertains members of the Trl-Town Club. Miss Mary Noe Is hostess to the N. N. Bridge Club. Country Club Duplicate Bridge League meets at the club. New Liberty WMU of the Bap- tist Church has semi-monthly meeting. Yarbro HD Club has meeting. Charlevoix Chapter of the DAR has 1 p.m. luncheon at Hotel Noble, with Mrs. M. O. Usrey and Mrs. O. W. McCutchen, hostesses. Tuesday Senior High PTA. has 2:30 p.m. executive board meeting, followed by regular meeting at 3 p.m. with installation^ and tea. American Legion Auxiliary has called meeting at the hut at 8 pjn. Ladies Auxiliary, Local 668 has 7:30 p.m. meeting at Carpenter's Hall. Mrs. T. H. Caraway Is hostess at 7:30 p.m. to members of the Alpha Delta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi. Wednesday Chapter "D" of PEO, has 1 p.m. luncheon at home of Mrs. Robert A. Porter. Delphian Society, Deltonlan Chapter, has 9:30 p.m. double meeting with election of officers followed by a luncheon. This Is the last meeting of the year. Mrs. Floyd Seay is hostess to members of the High Two Bridge Club. Mrs. Tom Little, Jr., entertains members of the CIB Club. Mrs. A. B. Reese is hos.te=s to members of the Town and Country Club. Wednesday Club meets with Mrs. L. E. Old. Dogwood HD Club has meeting. Sudbury PTA has 3 p.m. meeting with installation of officers. Executive board meets at 2:30 p.m. Yarbro PTA has 2:30 p.m. meeting with Installation of officers, and executive board at .2 p.m. Guest speakers are Earl B. Nail and W. B. Nicholson. Thursday Fidelas Class has 7:30 p.m. meeting with Mrs. J. F. Owens, at 316 Holland Street. Mrs. W. L. Homer is hostess to members of the Mid-Week Club Duplicate Bridge League.meets at Hotel Noble. Miss Vera Goodrich entertain! GEO Club. Mrs. F. B. Joyner is hostess to members of Thursday Contract Club. TLE Club is to he entertained bj Mrs. Herman Turner. Thursday Club meets with Mrs. Russell Phillips. •, La Nueve Club,.meets with Mrs. Newton Whitis. LAST TIMES TODAY Miss Evelyn Tomlinson Air. & Mrs. J. C. Droke & Family i\lr. & Mrs. Irvin Harrison & Family Mr. & Mrs. Alvis Harris & Family Para. News and Cartoon: "Johann Mouse" STARTS TUESDAY - 4 BIG DAYS! Adm. Matinee & N ADULTS CHILDREN (Tax Included) ight . 75c . 35c \VonJerfti Happens The playing time and ttdmlstlon price on this picture Is established by SAMUEL GOLDWYN, the producer. when you see... 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