The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 20, 1956 · Page 14
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 14

Blytheville, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Friday, April 20, 1956
Page 14
Start Free Trial

PAOErOTJKTEBlf BLYTHEVILLK (ARK.) COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, APRIL 1ft, MM Dancing h most, popular Young visitor sought out drink itand. Luxora Youth Happy in New Clubroom LUXORA — If last week is any indication, Saturday night no longer will be the loneliest night of the week for any teenager here. The place for them to go, and more than likely it's where they will be found, is Luxora's Youth Center, newest and finest of this community's projects, Organized by a local group of 40 parents, and designed solely to furnish school-age children with a piece to meet after classes and In evenings, the center attracted 126 giiMtn at It* opening Saturday night. Refreshments, Including barbecued sandwiches and soft drinks, US Is Member Of Baghdad Pact TEHRAN, Iran (ff» — The United Stales yesterday became a member In the American Legion Hut, a neat I of the economic committee of the were served. Dance music furnished by Manila High School's Starligh- teri, WM also on the menu. How It Worki Youth Center Is located Wliitemore. one of the founders, "almost insures you that the entire project will be an overwhelming success." It can't miss. and spacious one-story building that ha* been used rarely excepl by its owners for bi-monthly meet' Ings. The building not only benefits the new organization but also furnishes the Legion $30 a month rent money Rent money is paid by means of club membership fees. Adults pay $1 dues every three months while children are charged 50c. The club is open from 3:30 to 5 every afternoon to all school children the area but in the evening to members and their euesta only. Parent* Welcome Parents are welcome to drop in at any time, of course. Thursday night club activities are restricted to children from 5th to 8th grades. Fridays are for 9th through 12th grades while Saturday nights belong to teenagers 13 years of age and up. Physically, the club consists of n • refreshment counter, kitchen, two rest rooms, a large dance floor, pint; pong table, juke box with nil new recordings, and numberless tnbli\s and chairs. A hostess Is or hand each afternoon, with a husband and wife hosting nlBhtlme activities. In thej near future the organization hopes) to employ a full-time concessionaire. Offices Luxora Youth Center officers are, John Ford, president. Mrs. Inez 1 Fermenter, vice - president. Miss Edith McDanlel. secretary, Mrs. R. B Whitmore,' treasurer, and Mrs. Paul Hayes is reporter. Committee members are R. B.! Whitmore, finance, Mrs. Ben Oak-! ley, rules, Mrs. Gerald Chnfin. hos- ! tess, Mrs. C. D. Smith, entertain- j inent. • : Drew Up Rules ! There are three adults but more important there are two students on each committee, ; Since the organization was designed primarily for them, understandably wanted a voice in its oper- ! ation, : "Just a glance ut the rules and i obligations the children have res-i tricted themselves to." said Mrs. I five-nation Baghdad Pact without actually signing the Alliance as a whole. The U. S. action was viewed by some here as n means of entering the Alliance via the back door. The development was announced nfter a closed session of the top- level Ministerial Council. The Council agreed last November "membership of the economic committet! inny be extended to states not signatories to the pact.' This was done not only with the United States In mind, but nlso in the hope Jordan or other Arab countries might, be willing to line up with economic aspects if not with military phases. How about "Blue Suede Shoes? A 200-pound hog yields about I The raccoon is one of the few 22 pounds of lard. | American mammals that has no living relatives in the Old Worid. Modern shorthand originated In England nnd the first system WHS that of Timothy Bright, in 1588. LOOK All DoKaib Seed | Corn—White or Yellow, while it lasts $050 V Per Ru. Get your seed corn nciw while our stock is coniiilMc nnd remember more farmers plant Dt'Kalb than any other Hybrid seed corn. 1'our DcKnlli Dealer HARDY SALES & SERVICE 705 Clear Luke Arc. Ulylhcville - I'hnnc 3-61178 Sun Verrikal Panel Drapes Linen-Nylon-Plastic Phone 3-4863 For free Estimates Hope Young Bl.vtheville, Ark. For a Better Deal . . . SWITCH TO MERCURY! Sec or Phone A.H.Wallace c/o Bwl Wilson HI Irs. .1-fiS7<i or 3-828.1 f°V • It is possible, you know, to drift into illness. Do n't make the mistake of neglecting early symp- tonKS. If you aren't really well, see your Doctor without delay. And, of course, w e hope you'll bring his prescriptions to this Reiifihle pharmacy for expert compounding. There's ping-pong, too RENT . FLASH CAMERAS . MOVIE CAMERAS Complete Selection of Flash Bulbs, Polaroid Film, Color Film, Movie Film BARNEY'S DRUG STORE 2006 W. Main Ph. 3-3647 Woods Drug Store Phone POplar 3-4507 DON'T BOTHER ABOUT PARKING! Have YOUR Doctor Phone Us Your Prescription - We'll Deliver Free! We Fill Prescriptions From All Doctors KIRBY DRUG STORES Prescription Experts Centrally Located For Easy Shopping A.ei'io/1 Hl-W^Y DRUG We Give Top Value Stamps Pmitis Mnldrr. Krc. rharniiiclsl A Mpr Ch;irlei Hnmdnii. owner Main al Division Phone 2-2019 FOR SALE Used Furniture & Appliances We Can Save You Money Cash or Terms ALVIN HARDY FURNITURE CO. 113 E. Alain Phone 2-2302 Let Us Worry About Your TERMITE TROUBLE Due to the fact that termites are becoming more prevalent in this country each year, all the new homes, as well as the old, should be under termite insurance. We find a lot of practically new homes with major damage caused by termites. Call us and one of our representatives will explain our termite insurance plan to you. now iissociatcd with Superior Termite Co, All Work Guaranteed SUPERIOR TERMITE CONTROL CO. 5.15 N. 6lh Stale License Blylheville, Ark. Phone 2-2.1f>D PICKARD'S GROCERY & MARKET • Fresh Fruit & Produce • Fresh Dressed Poultry I The Finest in Beef, Veal, Lamb & Pork Nationally Advertised & Fancy Groceries 2-2043 Call In We Deliver Come In 1044 Chick LEARN HAIR DRESSING EAGLE BEAUTY SCHOOL 6 Days Each Week 2 Nights Weekly and All Day Saturday For Complete Information PHONE POPLAR 3-3262uLYTHEviLLE G. 0. POETZ OIL CO. FUEL OIL Sell That Stuff Phone 2-2089 Visit Our Conoco Service, Ash & Division Platform Rockers • Factory Select•d Covers $1^95 • Regular 19.95 Special 14 Hubbard & Son Furniture WE RENT • HOSPITAL BEDS . . . BABY BEDS • ROLLAWAY BEDS • USED REFRIGERATORS • USED WASHERS WADE FURNITURE CO. 112 \V. M»in Phone 3-312 COME IN AND- (OR AROUND THE TOWN IF YOU LIKBl) DRIVE IT...PRICE IT...OWN SEE YOUR NEAREST: ; t IVIC DEALER I at Mead's The Only Exclusive Men's Store in. Mississippi County PERFECTED II The perfect weight to wear all 4 seasons SLACKS \ J Our extensive, carefully chosen selection of fine Mayfair Slacks gives you an unsurpassed opportunity to buy for every need and occasion. You will see premium quality fabrics of year 'round weight in wide assortments of new colors, weaves, and finishes. And, your appreciation for superior tailoring will be more than satisfied when you see the Mayfair accomplishments in designing slacks that hang properly . . . correctly tapered and balanced for sat, trim fit. "Make MlneiMAYFAIR The Most Complete Selection of GARDEN & LAWN TOOLS Blytheville's Most Complete Hardware Store! General Hardware & Appliance Co. Phone 3-458.1

Get access to

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free