The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on March 30, 1956 · Page 4
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Friday, March 30, 1956
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PAGE FOUR BLVTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 19g« Mis* MUlie Ann - Society News e Ann Mailory, Society Editor * Phone 3-4461 A FLOWER FOR THE BUNNY — Although the college students home for the weeKend holiday don't get excited over the Easter bunny any more there will still be many a sparkle in the eyes of tots Sunday morning when they find the basket of eggs brought by the Bunny. Here little Miss Julia McHaney, daughter of Mr. and'Mrs. Robert McHaney, gets a sneak preview of the Easter Rabbit and tries to present him with a spring blossom. (Courier News Photo) College and University Students Arrive Home for Easter Holidays With advent of the Easter weekend, Blytheville students attending colleges and universities throughout the United States are arriving over the weekend to visit their families. The University of Arkansas is having a ten-day spring vacation and students arriving home from there are Dick Reid; a second year law student, who will visit his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Max B. Reid; Harold Wayne and Patti Deen Wright, who will visit their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Wright, and Jerry Nail, who will visit his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Byron Nail. Also home from the University will be Benny Ha ys, who will be the guest of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Eussell Hays; Warren McClure visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joe McClure; Sally Trieschmann visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Trieschmann; Jimmy Tompkins, visiting his mother, Mrs. Jim P. Tompkins. Mrs. Ray Hall. Hendrix The Hall's will also have their son, Charles Ray, home over the weekend from Hendrix College in Conway. Drane Adams, a student at HendriX, Will visit his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Adams, while Martha Ann Bean from the same school will visit her mother, Mrs. Fred Bean. Bobby Lee Hill and Jack Jackson of Hendrix will visit relatives here (rom Hendrix along with Teddy Bailey and Howard Bailey, who will be visiting their parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Bailey. Also visiting the Bailey's will be their daughter, Mrs. George Kamp, from Conway. Janice Johnson, a student at Hendrix, will visit her Jimmy will have as his hoi guests Jimmy Burkett of Little Rock and Gary Burnett of Wald- gt - -• ... „ , .„,,„ parents, Dr. and Mrs. R. I. John- use-1 •„„„ son. Already home from Arkansas ron. Miss Milly Ann Bradley, also at the University, will visit her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gene Bradley, and Nancy Ann Dixon will visit her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Vance Dixon. Miss Sue Jobe from the Univer- te are Ann Hindman, Wayne Crouch, Adam Taylor, Charles Weidman. Carmon Cary, Sherry Sparks and Patsy Y/arbro. Miss LaNeal Sudbury, student at Abilene Christian College in Abilene, Tex., will arrive by plane in Memphis tomorrow' to spend the sity will spend the vacation time weekend here with her parents, here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Jobe, while Linda Rayder visits her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Rayder; Gailya Stilwell will be visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Victor Stilwell, and Danny Edgmon and Allen Shanks also from the University will be home. Completing this list are Gail Whitsitt. who will visit her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Whitsitt; Chuck Langston, who will visit his parents, Mr and Mrs_ | '^^^'"^"ii^n Boyd .who" is Charles Langston and Mr. and! visitjng ms paren(S| Mr and Mrs . Mrs. Pat Magruder, who will be j Aubrey Boyd. the guests of her parents, Mr. and' Miss Betty Lee Garrott arrived Mr. and Mrs. Harold Sudbury. She will be met in Memphis by her father. Ole Miss Students Students from Ole Miss arrived home last night and that list included Miss Mary Alice McWaters, who is the guest of her parents, Mr. and Sirs. C. L. McWaters, Jr.; Miss Doris Bean, who is visiting her mother. Mrs. Fred Bean; Jimmy Weidman, who is the guest of parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kindergarten Has Party and Sees Movies Mrs. Ralph Nichols entertained her kindergarten pupils with an Easter egg hunt at Walker Park yesterday afternoon. As the children arrived with their baskets pictures were made of them. Winning prizes were Hugh McCormick for finding the most eggs; Janet Bradley for having the golden egg and Kathy Kellim, consolation prize. Refreshments oi cupcakes decorated in the Easter motif and iced drinks were served. Guests at the hunt were Ann Swearengen, Jimmy Stovall and Max Usrey. Mothers assisting Mrs. Nichols' were Mrs. Hugh McCormick, Mrs. Bruce Ritchey, Mrs. N. G. Jerome, Mrs. Robert West. Mrs. Gale Kel- llm and Mrs. Bill Stovall. This afternoon the kindergarten will be treated to a picture show party. They will see the Walt Disney movies, the "Littlest Outlaw," and "Johnny Appleseed." Mrs. O. W. Coppedge, Mrs. Toler Buchanan and Mrs. Marjorie Rager will assist with this party. Bridge League Plays Special Winners Game The Duplicate Bridge League played a nine-table Howell special winners game last night. Mrs. P. E. Black and Mrs. O. W. McCufcchen were first place winners with 101 points. In second place were Mrs. Frank Grigsby and Harry Levenstein with 96 points. Third went to Mrs. Poy Etchieson and Mrs. Audraenel Freeman who had a total of 97 points. Lt. Harold Holtzclaw and Mrs. Jim Roleson were fourth with 94U points. Two Blytheville visitors, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Moss of Dyersburg, won fifth place with a total of 93 Ys points. home by plane from Mississippi Satte College for Women in Columbus, Miss., Wednesday afternoon. She was met in Memphis by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Garrott. Miss Betsy Bell from Southwestern in Memphis is visiting her mother, Mrs. Margaret Mahan Bell, and other relatives. Home from Blue Mountain College in Blue Mountain, Miss., is Miss Rutfl Johnston. She is visiting her moth er, Mrs. Thelma Johnston. Students home from, the University of Missouri are Miss Emadei Swearengen and Calvin Czeschin. They are guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. N. Swearengen and Mr. .and Mrs. C. C, 'Czeschin. Fred Abbott arrived home this morning from Louisiana State University for a visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Garrett Abbott. Murray Smart, Jr., student in the school of archiecture at Tulane University, is visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. Murray Smart. Memphis State students spending the holiday weekend with their parents are Miss Bertha Ann Gaines, daughter of Mr. and Mrs Marcus Gaines, and Miss Pat Scott, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Scott. . Mississippi Southern Miss Gaines will have as her houseguest over the weekend David Fowler of Memphis. Miss Kay Crafton, student at Mississippi Southern, is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Crafton, while Miss Peggy Ann Taylor and Miss Pat Speck, students at the same school, are guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Roe and Mr. and Mrs. Norman Speck. Miss Carol Ann Holt, also a student at Mississippi Southern, is visiting her mother, Mrs. Mino F. rover, and other relatives. She ha; as her houseguest Louis Davis, a student at the college. Vessels equipped with radar can detect obstacles as close as i yards. Mr. and Mrs. Haggard Crews were in Little Rock last night to meet their daughter, Miss Deanna Crews, and motor her to Blytheville lor the Easter holidays. Miss Crews is a student at Abilene Christian College in Abilene, Tex. Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Brogdon and daughters will spend the weekend at Norfork Lake. Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Kinningham and Mrs. Abe Kinningham are spending today and tomorrow in Mississippi. Mr. and Mrs. Kinningham will visit his sister, Mrs. Sam Settle, and Mr. Settle at Biggersville and Mrs. Kinningham is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Parker, at Booneville. They will be .joined at Booneville by Mrs. Klnningham's son. Charles, a student at Mississippi State College, and he will accompany them to Blytheville for the holiday weekend. Jim Cooper, Jr., will spend the holiday weekend in Batesville visiting his grandmother, Mrs. Mary Atkinson. W. J. Pollard returned last night from Colorado Springs where he attended a Savings and Loan Association convention. Mr. and Mrs. Russell C. Farr returned today from a vacation trip to Hot Springs. , Miss Winnie Virgil Turner is spending the holiday weekend Newbern, Tenn., with relatives. Col. and Mrs. George M. Powell and son George of Denver, Colo., are visiting her father, Judge G. E. Keck. Colonel Powell is chief of the department of medicine at Fitzsimmons Army Hospital in Denver. Mrs. Fred Steadman and children, who have spent the past 18 months in England with their husband and father, have returned to Blytheville and are at the present time making their home at 1140 Main Street. En route to Blytheville they visited Mrs. tSeadman's mother, Mrs. P. D. Foster, in Washington, D. C. Mr. and Mrs. Bob Warren and sons Chuck and Bobby left this morning for Fort Smith where they will spend the holiday weekend visiting her sister, Mrs. Maurice Smith, and Mr. Smith. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Strickland, both students at Arkansas State College in Jonesboro, will be holiday weekend guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Strickland and Mr. and Mrs. Boyce Moore. Mr. and Mrs. Ernest M. Hawkins of Memphis will be the Easter holiday guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. George O. Yates. Mrs. J. P. Friend left yesterday for Lufkin, Tex., where she will visit relatives. She was accompanied on the trip by her son. R. A. Friend, Mrs. Friend and children of Oxford, Miss. Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Barnes and grandson Jefl Nicholson left yesterday tor Houston, Tex., where they will spend a week visiting Mrs. Barnes' brother, Sid Smith, and Mrs. Smith. Miss Gail O'Rear is spending the weekend in Warren visiting her parents. Mr. and Mrs. C. R. O'Rear. Mr. and Mrs. . Leon Burns and family and Miss Vera Goodrich left today for Baton Rouge, La. The Bums will visit her father and Miss Goodrich will visit Mr. and Mrs. Bob Hopper., Mrs. Hopper is the former Miss Alexa Smith of Blytheville. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ellis and daughters will spend the holiday weekend in Alton. Mb., visiting her sister, Mrs. Bob Braswell, and family. Mr. and Mrs. Claude Cassidy of St. Louis will be weekend guests of his sister, Mrs. Edward Roussel, Mr. Roussel and son. Mr. and Mrs. T. I. Seay and daughter Ann left at noon today for Norfork Lake where they will spend the weekend. They will be joined there by Mrs. Seay's brother, Joe Jonakin, and Mrs. Jonakin of Columbia, Mo. Maj. and Mrs. George E. Cross, Jr.. who have been stationed in Houston, Tex., and are en route to England where they will spend three years, are visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. George Cross. Mrs. Cross, who is formerly of Conway, will spend the holiday weeK- end there with her parents and Ma- jor Cross will remain here with his parents. They will sail from New York on April 10. Dan Atkins, student at Ouachita College, will spend the weekend here visiting his grandmother, Mrs. J. E. Harnish. and other relatives. Miss Mona Joy Games of St. Louis will be the holiday weekend guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Gaines. She will have as her houseguests Misses Polly Whitener and Helen Van Wert, also of St. Louis. Elmer Henson Is a patient in Blytheville Hospital following a heart attack last week. Mrs. J. A. Still of Senatobia, Miss., is the weekend guest of her son, E. F. SI ill, Mrs. Still and children. Mrs. P. E. Utley and son Mike are spending today in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Barnett re- irned Wednesday from Tulsa, Okla., where they visited his sister, Mrs. J. A. Kenslow, and Mr. Kenslow. Mr. and' Mrs. Barnett are spending today in Memphis. Mrs. C. L. Bennett will spend the holiday weekend in Rolla, Mo., visiting her mother Mrs. Sam Scott. Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Stuart returned to their home in' Memphis today after a visit here with their niece. Mrs. Kendall Berry, Mr. Berry and son Jerry. . Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Boggs Till be in Hot Springs next week to attend the state theater convention. Ed Hayes will spend the weekend in St. Louis visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward P. Hayes. Mr. and Mrs. Shelburne Brewer will spend Easter in Charleston, Mo., visiting his father, G. D. Brewer. Mr. and Mrs. V. M. Brister are in Little Rock today to motor then- son, Vernice Brister, Jr., to his home here. Vernice Is a student in the Arkansas School for the Deaf there. Miss Judy Brooks of Memphis is the weekend guest of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. J. Mell Brooks. Mr. and Mrs. Kemper Bruton and children have as their houseguest Mrs. Bruton's niece, Merrie Denise Meredith, of Caruthersville. Mrs. Bruton's mother. Mrs. A. D. Baughn, of Senath will arrive today to spend the weekend here. Condon Bush, student in the School of Engineering at University of Tennessee, arrived home this morning to spend the spring holiday vacation with his 'parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Bush. Allen . Bush left today for Chattanooga, Tenn., where he will be an usher in the wedding of Miss Susan Gambill to Henry Sammons on Sunday at the First Presbyterian Church in Chattanooga. Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Richardson in to attend the wedding of their niece, Club, 3:30 to 5 p.m. FLOWERS FOR EASTER What a thrill for her on Easter Sunday to open our box and find your flowers inside! You can send her gorgeous Easter lillies . . . ravishing red roses ... cut spring flowers . . . polled growing tulips that breath spring . . .or a lovely corsage for her to wear! Lucile Wilson and "Wade" are still at The Flower Shop to serve you and we have added to our slaff, Mrs. T. W. Neal and Mrs. Lillian Frank so that you will be served promptly during these pre-Eastcr days! Let us help ! you select lovely cut flowers, arrangemenls or growing flowering plants to brighten your home or your church during the Easter Season. Phone 3-4491 ~™ r Gl.ncoc Hotel Bfdg. BlythcvilU, Ark. SPECIAL! All Children's Easter Bonnets —Infants Sizes Up— R t ced V 2 PRICE GOOD SELECTION OF EASTER MERCHAN- DISE FOR LATE EASTER SHOPPERS! THOMPSON'S YOUNG AGES Blylhevllle's Most Complete Children's Shop 114 W. Main St. and daughter Elaine will be Peering, Mo., this aftarnoon Eula Richardson, to Robert A. Mass- karl of Austin, Tex. Aks June Caruthers oi Sikeston, Mo., Is a weekend guest of Miss Bobbie Jean Byrd and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. G. I. Byrd. Misses Peggy Ann Taylor. Julie McCall and. Pat Speck, all students at Mississippi Southern College, were recently initiated into Delta Delta Delta sorority there. Buizy Oratton, stundent at University of Arkansas, will arrive home today to spend a ten-day vacation with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Rupert Crafton. Frank Tomlinson of Houston, Ten., was the overnight guest of the Adolph Heinlcke, Wade Jeffries and Rupert and Rosco Crafton families. He left this morning by plane for his home and was accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Jeffries who will spend several weeks in Houston vacationing. While gone they will also visit in Mexico. Mr. and Mrs. David L. Jones will have as weekend guests her sisters, Mrs. John P. Scala of Indianapolis, Ind., Mrs. William H. Sellers, Mr. Sellers and children Billy and Mary Jean of New Orleans. Mr. and Mrs. Edward Claar of Chicago, who are en route to the Azalea Festival in Natchez, will visit in the Jones home today. Mr. and Mrs. Jones' son, David, who is a cadent at Augusta Military Academy in Virginia will spend his Easter vacation with an aunt at Jac'rson, Ohio. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Roleson and son Bucky will spend the holiday weekend in Wynne visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Fisher. Mrs. Roleson and Bucky are spending today in Jonesboro visiting Mr. Roleson's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Roleson. Mrs. O. W. McCutchen, Mrs, Georgia Bailey and Miss Sally McCutchen left by plane from Memphis this morning for Miami Beach, Fla., where they will spend several days vacationing. Mr. and Mrs. J. Wilson Henry are spending today in Memphis. ' Mrs. M. A. Middleton is undergoing treatment at Chickasawba Hospital. Miss Delores Adams, student at Baptist School of Nursing in Memphis, will be the holiday guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Riley Adams. Mrs. D. C. McLean is a patient in Chickasawba Hospital. She is in Room B-21. Coming Events SATURDAY Duplicate Bridge League meet- Ing SUNDAY Easter Egg Hunt at Country Karen Edens Celebrates Third Birthday Karen Lou Edens, daughter of Mr and Mrs. Nelson Edens, celer brated her third birthday yesterday when her mother entertained 24 little friends with a. party at their home on North Sixth. The Eden home was decorated with Easter scenes with Easter nov- elities being presented the children as favors. Refreshments of ice cream and birthday cake were served. The cake also carried out the Easter theme. Read Courier News Classified Ads. Make a Date with the Newest COME IN AND ROCKET THE , BLOCK! OR 'ROUND THE TOWH\ IF YOU LIKE I J SEE YOUR NEAREST OLDSMOBILE DEALER At the Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Ouy Aibill, Tyler William Ivan Jone«, Cooler Mrs. w. E. 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