THE DAILY NEWS—LUDINGTON. MICHIGAN. TUESDAY, SEPT. 12, 1939. SOCIETY Miss Josephine Starr and Carl Graber of Scottville Are Married Saturday A quiet ceremony, performed Saturday noon at the rectory of St. Simon's Catholic church, united in marriage Miss Josephine. Starr, daughter of Mrs. Stella Starr of 401 First street, and Carl Grabcr of Scottville, son of Mr. and Mrs. Reuben P. Graber of Scottville. The vows were read by Rev. Thomas Albin, pastor of the church. Miss Adeline Maternowski, friend of the bride, attended her as bridesmaid, while Mr. Graber was attended by George Backwick of Scottville. The bride was charming in a gown of white silk marquisette and Chantilly lace. Touches of lace also trimmed the high- waisted bodice and the square neckline. A halo of lace, embroidered with pearls, caught the long veil of illusion net, which fell in a train. White and silver satin sandals completed her costume. Her flowers were white roses, bluebells and baby's breath, tied into a shower bouquet with satin ribbon and loops of lace. Miss Maternowski, as bridesmaid, wore a floor-length gown of poudre blue chiffon, accented with a sash and sandals of rose. Pink rosebuds added further touches of color to the gown. Her corsage bouquet was of small flowers in pastel shades and of fern. Mrs. Starr chose for her daugh- Local Amusements LYRIC THEATER Presents "Stanley and Livingstone" with Spencer Tracy, Nancy Kelly, Richard Greene, Walter Brennan, Charles Coburn, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Henry Hull and Henry Travers. KOZY THEATER Presents "Coast Guard" with Randolph Scott, Frances Dee, Ralph Bellamy, Walter Connolly and Warren Hymer. Also "Romance in Color" and "Brevity." OSSAWALD CRUMB TAPROOM Dancing. OLD HICKORY INN Dancing. HAMELL'S LAKE SHORE INN Dancing TODD-L-INN Dancing. RAINBOW GARDENS Roller skating # * # Rev. Erling Edwardsen To Start Fourth Year Appointed to his fourth year .as pastor of the Bethany Meth- The marriage of Miss Lorraine odist church, Rev. Erling Ed- Vadeboncoeur, daughter of Mr. wardsen, accompanied by Mrs and Mrs. Emil Vadeboncoeur of , Edwardsen, their son, Kenneth Manistee, and William Longwell! and Mr. - and Mrs. Martin well of 20u" 2 East Foster street' Abrahamson, returned to his was solemnized Saturday after- i home in Ludington arcer attend- noon at 4:30 o clock in the ing the district conference of his parsonage of St. Mary's church' church at Racine, Wis. Rev. Edat Manistee The vows were wardsen will preach the first ser- read in the presence of the at-i mo " ot hl s new year of pastor- tendants by Rev. E. F. Denay.i^ip at the regular morning ser- pastor of the church. I vl ce on Sunday. The bride chose a costume or The conference was highly white slipper satin, styled with a (successful, reported Rev. Edward- brief bolero and worn with a fingertip length veil. Her flowers were white roses, tied with white satin ribbon. Miss Helen Sadowski of Manistee, as maid-of-honor, was dressed in royal blue taifeta son, and few cnanges in pastorates were made. One interesting change was the appointment of Rev. Falck, formerly of Corning, N. Y., to Detroit. Rev. Edwardsen has upon occasion visited at Corning. The conference was R. H. While in Wisconsin, Rev. Ed- and pink Mr. Longwell was attended oy | wardscn nad the opportunity to George Chvala of Ludington. j speak at th dis ^ ict y * ^ After a wedding supper served j People ,, Retreat in progress at the .home of the bride's par- during the Labor day week-end cnts to the members of the at La k e Riply Wis wedding party and the members Rev . Edwardsen wished to an- of the immediate family, Mr. nou nce to members of his church and Mrs. Lcngwell left on a short j and friends that at the regular trip. ,. | mid-week service, to be held As a traveling ensemble. Mrs. j Wednesday evening as scheduled Longwell wore a street-length' he will speak on various aspects irock of olive green crepe. Her; 0 f the conference. hat was in the olive shade and; ' 44- *'*__ her accessories were luggage tan. i After Sept. 12, Mr. and Mrs. j Longwell will make their home i in Ludington. i and the hostess, Miss Adeline Maternowski. Mrs. Laurence Cabot was unable to be present. * * * Diamond School Because of the Western Michigan fair, the Diamond Parent- Teacher association has been postponed for a week and will be held Friday evening, Sept. 23. The Birthday club enjoyed a potluck dinner at the home of Mrs. John Rosenow Sunday to celebrate the 'birthday anniversary of Mrs. Jay Parsons. Those present, were: Mr. and Mrs. Harry Petersen, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Fisher, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Larsen and daughters, Joan and Marijean; Mr. and Mrs. William Brozzo and daughters, Bernie Lou and Shirley Ann; Andrew Larsen. Mr. and Mrs. Jay Parsons and son, Darwin, and Mrs. John Rosenow and daughters, Natalie Jean and Carol, and son, John Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Quinn called in the afternoon and were supper guests. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Petersen have returned from a trip to the New York World's fair. They also visited their daughters. Gladys and Laura, and families. Past Noble Grands Meet Monday Night * First of Series of Services Is Well Received lecent Bride Is Honored at Pleasant Affair tear's wedding a dress in wine shade, worn with black accessories. Following the ceremony, a dinner was served to 30 guests. At the bride's table white appointments were carried out with white tapers in crystal holders. A 'three-tiered wedding cake, topped with its miniature bride and groom, centered the table. Later in the day, Mr. and Mrs. Graber left on a week's motor tripi For traveling, Mrs. Graber chose a street-length frock of navy blue, accented with white, and worn with navy accessories. Mrs. Graber is a graduate of St. Simon's high school and has been employed as cashier at the local Montgomery Ward division. Mr. Graber is a graduate of Scottville high school and is employed«at Baldw,m,.^«w. Out-of-town' guests ' of the occasion were Mr. and Mrs. Reu- , ,,, ben Graber and family of Scott- | :i ue ville and Mr. and Mrs. Edward • Mrs Starr and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Mische and Miss Helen Mische; all of Muskegon. -* # # The special services in prog- Mrs. J. L. Davis was hostess ress each evenins of this week Monday evening at her home at | at Washington Avenue Baptist 405 North Rowe street to the j church were opened on Sunday members of the Past Noble i with a fine spirit of en thus- Grands club of the Rebekahliasm and interest, it was an- lodge. Mrs. Josephine McCreary jnounced by Rev. R. E. Omark. was co-hostess for the occasion. | oastor of the church, today. During the course of the The regular vesper service, in meeting, presided over by the | charge Sunday evening of Miss organization's president, Mrs. i-Alma Reiber and Miss Irene Earl Parker, a lovely gift was i Murray, evangelists, was es- presented by the club to Mrs. Ipecially well attended, it was McCreary who leaves Ludington I reported. At the Sunday service, the chorus, choir and the audience were directed in a song service by Miss Murray, after which the sermon, entitled "The Sweetest Lovp Story Ever Told," was delivered by Miss Alma where with today for Boston, Mass.. she will make her home her daughter. After the meeting, a social hour was spent in playing pinochle. High score was won by Mrs. Harry Stalter and low by Mrs. Rose Benson. The evening's mystery package was awarded to Mrs. Nettie Vink. At the close of the evening, a delicious luncheon was by the hostesses. Guests of the occasion were Mrs. Enna Adams~oT Scottville, a past^ noble grand of the Scott- chapter, and Adams of Ludington. Reiber. A special meeting for all young people from the age of nine years through the twenties is announced for this eve- served ning at 0:45 o'clock, under the direction of Miss Murray. At i 7:30. .p...m. the nishtly pre-! prayer service will be held and at 7:45 p. m. the general ser- i vice will open. At this service Miss Reioer will speak on the theme "How I Mav Know I Miss Adeline Maternowski i was hostess recently at a gav I shower given at her home at 204 I Second street in honor of Mrs. Carl Graber. a recent bride. ! Airplane bunco was plaved j during the evening, first prize j bom? won by Mrs. David Szy- j manski. second by Miss Mildred i Smith, and third by Mrs. Gra- I ber. Later in the evening, a delirious two-course luncheon was served by the hostess, assisted hv h°r mnf-her. Mrs. Stanley Maternowski. The honoree was presented with a beautiful collective Gift. Those present were Mesdames Daniel Szymanski, Edward Cabot. Alvin Matr-rnowski. Mac Laird. John Utz, Frederick Schott. Joseph Betka. Joseph Korbelar, Mary Cabot and Misses Ursula Yeskey, Mildred Smith, Evelyn Maternowski; the honor guest, Mrs. Graber, Reek School There will be a special school | meeting Thursday evening,: Sept. 14. to consider discontinu-, i-ig the eighth grade. All taxpayers are cordially invited to i be present. j Si'hoJl started Tuesday, Sept. j fi. with Mi>s Verna Prowant be- i ginning her second term. 1 Twenty-one pupils are enrolled! with one beginner. There are no; lir.<t nor third grades. Thei building has been cleaned and! out in order, a new fence hasj been built to rnnlo cr> the ""- : larked playground and a large nmount ol sanct iias u~.u i^ to fill in the low ground. A new map of Europe has been purchased. Hypnotic Kiss Man Is Under Arrest ATLANTIC CITY, N. J. ( Sept. 12.—(#>)—A man identified by police as Jess Ray Mowery, known in San Francisco as "the man with the hypnotic kiss," was in custody today. Police Chief James McMenamin, who said his prisoner had been "satisfactorily identified" as Mowery, notified San Francisco police, who were on their way here to return him to the coast where he is wanted on bigamy charges. The prisoner denied he was Mowery. Mowery was dubbed "the man with the hypnotic kiss" after two women charged he married them after captivating them with his kisses. The complaints were sworn out in February, 1938, by Mrs. Vivian K. Mowery of Martinez and Mrs. Laura Alvina Smith Mowery of San Francisco. San Francisco police quoted Mrs. Vivian Mowery as expressing .belief Mowery used a narcotic on his victims. Detective Inspector Frank Ferretti of Atlantic City said a local woman had charged the prisoner with obtaining $350 from her after promising to marry her. It was a penal offense to smoke on Boston streets until 1880. There was, however, a special "smokers' circle" set aside for tobacco addicts on Ihe Commons. Plan to Disregard Examining Deadline LANSING, Sept. 12.— The attorney general division held today that a new state law directing the civil service commission to conduct a re-examination of state employes who were hired in the period from Aug. 5, 1937, to Jan. 1, 1938, was not mandatory and that the civil service commission could take more time to conduct i within six months the re-exam- ! inations if it chose. | The re-examination provision was inserted in the new civil service act, and gave the commission until Nov. 15 to complete the tests. The attorney general opinion declared that the status of civil service em- ployes required to take the new examination should not be changed until after the test regardless of any extension of the . date. | The employes affected arc those who were hired in the interval between enactment of the state's first civil service law and the date on which it became effective. The civil service commission has declared it was physically impossible to complete the examinations in the six month period. » _V_ jtfc «» <v ^^ Mf M, T At, -V- Af "^^ TrtT~^«"^^ <T W "^ TV *v TV *V TT * THE BEECHES * * TRY OUR * i SPECIAL CHICKEN I I DINNER \. Frankcnmuth Style. ' We Specialize in I * Steak Dinners. * For Reservations Call $ * MRS. COPENHAVER j, I 706 E. Ludington Ave. I * Phone 221 * (•—#--#—#—* •- *—*—*—#—•* Fall Party One person out of every 45 owns a car in Germany, in the United States Is is one out of every five. EAT LAGESEN'S DANISH COFFEE CAKES, BREAD, ROLLS and PASTRY "Famous for Over 25 Years." Dark Breads Keep You Healthy Swedish Limpa, Rye Graham, Rye, Whole Wheat and Fpccialty Breads. LAGESEN DANISH BAKERY COS S. Washinirton Ave. Phone 755 Why Not Serve the Best SCHRINK'S VELVET ICE CREAM Always so uniformily delicious—full rich ingredients that pleases everyone. BUY' FROM A SCHRINK DEALER i -I The next meeting will be held on Monday, Oct. 9, at the home Am a Christian of Mrs. W. O. Cole, 404 East It is expected, Ludington avenue, with Miss Omark, " Eda Millgard as co-hostess. Miss Helen Seidler Is Honored Friday Surprise Shower Is Event Friday Mrs. Wesley Macey was honored at her home at 909 Maple street Friday evenuig at a surprise shower, planned by a group of her friends who gathered at her home. A social evening was enjoyed and the group listened to programs of radio music. Later a | i ane ous shower. delicious luncheon was served. Harry Larsen at Those present were Mrs. Myr- 303 sixth street. tie Gosling, Mrs. Ira Hopkins, jhe evening was spent in Mrs. William Hopkins Sr., Mrs. playing bunco with prizes being Hendrickson, Mrs. Fred Taylor, won by M rs. Raymond Thomsen. Mrs. Jim Taylor, Mrs. Taylor Mrs. Jennie Colby, Miss Alice Sr., Mrs. Gladys Johnson, Mrs.; Rasmussen and Mrs. Sidney George Keith, George Keith, Mrs. Kyle Piercy, Miss Marie Phillips, Miss Margaret Hopkins, Miss Dorothy Macey, Miss Bernice Macey, Miss Dora Taylor and the honorees, Mr. and that a number of Rev. __ per;sons from North Victorv will I attend this Tuesday evenin^ j service instead of the usual ; Gospel service usually held on 'Tuesday evening at the Diamond school. Miss Helen Seidler, whose marriage •will be an event of Sept. 16, was honored Friday evening at a delightful mi>;cel- given by Mrs. her home at Some 80 languages are spoken in the Philippines. PERE MARQUETTE ™ b lowers HOME AND ABROAD 909 I ;***• ^••v.SS 1 v&* i OVERSTOCKS OF TICKING . . .FAMOUS MAKERS' CO-OPERA- TlbN;^P/u$ WARDS "ORDERS-BY-CARLOAD". . .BRING YOU SUPER-VALUES IN BEDDING AT AMAZINGLY LOW PRICES ... HP ^.^x* ^.; %&fa •C*" . ' : .' X:::•*-•.. ' 6 «y* j^^^Hw^'- **< .' JR. 18« Coil li^™ 1 ! *— $15 Quality! h a LOW ^! SAVE • » Mrs. Wesley Macey. Mrs. Smith was unable to be present. AAUW~*WILL MEET SEPT. 14 The Ludington branch of the American Association of University Women will hold its first meeting of the new year on Thursday evening, Sept. 14, at 8 o'clock at the home of the president, Mrs. W. E. Rynerson, 501 West Ludington avenue. All members, as well as former members interested in .re-affiliation, are cordially urged to attend. The meeting will be confined to business and to a forecast of the year's program. Plans for a membership reception in the near future will be] •made and Q.ther business of im- .portance to all members will be I transacted. A social hour will I follow the meeting. # #—_ The ant secretes formic acid, which causes most birds to shun them as food. i Young. Later, a delicious luncheon was served at fmall tablo.s centered with bouquets of fall flowers. Miss Seidler was the recipient of a number of lovely gifts. Invited guests were Mesdames Eugene Seidler, Arnold Young. N. C. Rasmussen, Ralph Tower, Otto Hansen, Albert Christoffersen, William Anderson, Carl Jeppesen. Albert Bentz, Edward Larsen, Carl Sellner, Neil Owen, Charles Larsen, Rudolph Zeber, F. W. Schumacher, Hulbert Larsen and Misses Margaret Rasmussen, Elaine Rasmussen, Helen Zeber and Loretta Larsen; the honoree, Miss Seidler; and the hostess, Mrs. Larsen. Fall Clothes pressed and put in A-l M ft . : f j E |,.where posture unit . ^ pown r-rrvtna Chor B » .. Ccrrytn, Be Prepared IS eager and We are just as willing to serve after you have bought your Automobile Insurance as we were before. 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