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THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11,1933 1SJ1TV 1^1 111 Firemen's Dinner at Wasco Enjoyed by Many Guests McFarlaml Church Announces Patriotic Program With Music Featured MoFARtiAND. Feb. ll.^The Rev. H. E. Carlson, pastor of the Methodist Episcopal church, has announced Wiat on Sunday evening a unique anniversary service will bo given honoring: the,birthday of Abraham Lincoln. The service will be opened by the following numbers played by the *ewly organized orchestra of the church: "War of tho Nations" (Mackle Beyer), "Those Days" (Mackle Beyer) and "Bowl of Pan- sios" (Jules Reynard). The service entitled "Abraham Lincoln Speaks," presents tho tribute which Is fittingly bestowed upon the great American. The character of Lincoln will be represented by T. V. Little of Shafter; a reading, "Abraham Lincoln, Man of the People" (Edwin Markham), will bo presented hy Miss Frances Jewell; a reading, "Abraham Lincoln Walks . at Midnight" (V«chel Lindsay), by Mrs. F. L. Hosier; Eugene Allen will play "Assembly Call" as the audience hearkens* to tho voice of Abraham Lincoln as he speaks to tho world today; n vocal solo, "I'm a Child of the King," by Miss Betty Richardson, dressed In costume of Civil War days; the Boy Scouts of America will pay tribute to Lincoln, parts enacted by Myron McFnrland, Jr., nnd Dale Morrison. .In keeping with the theme of the service at this point tho mixed quartet will sing "AVe're Tenting Tonight on the Old Camp Ground"; the Girl Scouts will be represented by Joyce Rnteklri and Alice Hollaway; the mixed quartet will assist the girls In singing "O Beulnh Land"; ex-service men will be represented by Herbert Ratekin and Everett Holloway, .while the quartet will sing "The Battle Cry of Freedom." The southern slaves will be repre- pented by the Rev. Mr. and Mrs. Ellas Felix. Tho former was pastor of the Colored Baptist church at AVnsco. They will be assisted by the quartet Kinging tho negro Away to Jesus." spiritual, "Steal As u. climax to the service an attempt will bo made to present the famous "Lincoln's Gettysburg Address," an Impersonation somewhat resembling Lincoln's voice. A Civil War veteran who heard Lincoln speak in public has assisted the reader in this endeavor. The entire community Is cordially invited to attend this service. There Is no admission charge, but a free will offering will bo taRen. -<$> WASCO, Feb. 11.—One of the most successful affairs of the season was the 'dinner party arranged for wives and escorts of Wasco firemen on Wednesday evening at St. John's hall. The dinner was served at tables where red and white carnations were . used as centerpieces. The members of St. John's Altnr Society served the banquet, and St. John's orchestra furnished muslo during dinner hour. • , Both five hundred and bridge were played following the dinner and prices were secured by Mr. and Mrs. John McCoy for the former ,game, and by Mr. and Mrs. Leland Brier for bridge. Low prize for five hundred went to Mr. and Mrs. John MoCoy and low prize for bridge to Mrs. H. F. Devon- ney. The arrangements were made by Jack Bennett, fire chief, and Leland Brier, one of the fire commissioners, who welcomed the guasts and made announcement*. Supervisor and Mrs. W. R. Wool- lomes of Delano and Dr. and Mr*. T. T. Matlock ware special guests. Those who responded to invitations were Messrs, and Mesdames •• Leland Brier, W. R. Woolloomes, Jack Bennett, George Waugh, Colver Jones, Qlen Compton, W. H. Stuart, F. E. Unruh, Herbert Prltschke, T. T. Matlock, H. G. Scaronl, Everett Burkett, A. D. Fry, Robert Elliot, A. I. English, Qlen Simpson, J. F. Unruh, Harry McWilllams, John McCoy, Miss Lois Bates, Mrs. A/thur Pritschke, • Mrs. H. F. Devenney, Carl Devenney and James Bates. SHAFTER t BEARDSLEY BEARDSLEY, Feb. 11.— First prizes were won Wednesday night at the five hundred card party given by the Beardsley Parent Teacher Association by Mrs. Edith Jarvis and W. A. AVI1- marth, and consolation prizes by Mrs. F. M. Hassou and George Tlcehurat. There were 21 people present. The chief draftsman of the San Joaquln division of the Southern Pacific Company was here Wednesday on business connected with tho elimination of railroad crossings when the new highway to Bakorsfleld Is built. His work Is preparatory to the hear• ing to be conducted soon by the railroad commission. Public Health Nurse Elfleda Sprague will lecture before the local Parent Teacher Association, Friday night, February 17, on the subject, "The • Physical and Mental Welfare of tho School Child." All adults are urged to be present. Mrs . Edith Jarvls of Stockton Is visiting at the home of her sister, Mrs. H. M. Baker, at 322 Moneta street, Rivervlew. Mrs. Bolva Hitchcock entertained Edith and Bud Walker of Frultvale at dinner Wednesday night. J. M. Mclntosh, president of the school board, paid the school an official visit Wednesday. _ SHAFTER, Feb. 11. — Mrs. Ira Unruh of Wasco and Mrs. Roy Skaggs were luncheon guests of Mrs. Jack Hare Wednesday afternoon. The Lamo Duck Bridge Club met at the homo of Gertrude Mettler Wednesday evening. Those present were: Mrs. Lester Foster of Bakorsfleld, Mrs. Roy Skaggs, Mrs. Jack Hare, Mary Grant, Marjorle Grant, Elma Handel, Dona Grant and Gertrude Mettler. Betty Wledman has resigned from the club and Mrs. Lester Foster became a member in her place. High score was won by Mrs. Jack Hare and consolation by Mra. Foster. Mrs. J. E. Hlto was hostess to a few of her friends Wednesday for luncheon. Guests were Mesdames L. B. Scott, J. C. Ohanneson, Clyde Zachary, F. W. Herbert, C. P. Morgan, J. E. Hlto, D. O. Moore and J. R. M. Jones of Bakersflcld. The cafeteria at the Rlchland Grammar School Is giving about 25 free lunches dally to children. Donations of food of any kind will be gratefully received. Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Herbert drove to Delano Thursday evening where Mr. Herbert, chairman, conducted the Boy Scout Court of Honor held there at that time. The young women's sewing circle of the Mennonlte church met at the home of Mary Bestvnter Monday evening. Mrs. P. D. Enns, president, was present for the first time since before the holidays. She has been ill for nearly three months. Her many friends are delighted to have her back among them. Other members who attended the meeting were: Edna Srhultz. Helen and Elsie Neufeld, Mable iSchultz, Clara Unruh, Mrs. F. D. Enns, Mrs. W. Bestvater and Elanor Peters. Refreshments were served. Mrs. C. P. Morgan has returned from a lecture tour of southern California In the interests of Club Federation work. PLANS ARE TOLD Assemblyman Turner Speaks nt Farm Center Meet in McFarland McFARLAND, Feb. 11. — Rodney Turner, of Delano, was speaker of the evening at the meeting of the local farm center held at tho grammar school cafeteria Friday evening. He spoke on "Plans for Balancing the State Budget." The meeting opened nt G:30 with a potluck supper, with Mrs. F. E. Trask as hostess. The business meet- Ing was presided over by A. B. Vroom, alternate director, In the absence of Ed Baiter. Reports of committees were given, Including one of the membership drlvo by A. B. Vroom, chairman, in which he said that tho McFarland center has a membership of 67 this year, which Is a 65 per cent Increase over last year. A prize of $16 was awarded the center for having tho highest gain of tho various centers of Kern county. The prize was donated by tho Farm Mutual Insurance Company. Delano was awarded second prize, with a membership of 23 this year, against 18 of last year. Mrs, Ed Phillips, chairman of the home department, reported on tho sewing held here recently, at which Miss Lillian Brlnkman directed tho making 'of seven new garments, four made over garments which were completed and several which were cut and fitted. She reported that the next meeting would be held at tho homo of Mrs. D. Parish, AVednesday, February 16. Joseph Schneider reported on the better cotton plan, 1^ the absence ol the committee in charge. The report showed that the local ranchers are Interested In tho plan, but nothing definite has been accomplished as yet, Following tho business .session M, A. Lindsay, Kern county farm adviser, and A. B. Vroom held n discussion on tho "Domestic Allotment Plan." Mr A'room announced that owing to a play which is scheduled for March 10 the regular meeting date of the center, the meeting would be held Murcl 8. He also announced that Mrs. A. R Grober and Mrs. D. L. AVhlsler would be In charge as hostesses at tho potluck supper. Horace Strong, assistant farm adviser of Kern county, was present and showed an Interesting and educational picture on "Hay Making." KERN DEER SLAUGHTERED BY GROWING PACKS OF COYOTES K ERNVILLE, Feb. 1.1.—The Blinking coyoto Is becoming In this section more of a destructive agent than equated In" his past depredations. Ranchers are complaining of the brazen fearlessness shown by the coyoto n the nearness of his approach to habitations; rangers nnd game wardens nnd mountain men marvel nt the great number of the skulking marauders. AA'hllo the loss of some small domestic stock has been reported, the main objective of the coyoto Is, apparently, the wanton slaughter of doer. They will drag do,wn and kill deer, eating but little of tho meat, nnd continue their hunt In a lust to kill. Earl Pascoe, of Camp Pascoo on tho upper Kern river, has just returned from a mountain trip in which within a distance of 10 miles he discovered tho carcasses of five deer, coyote slain. The latest report of their wanton and whole destruction of door comes from H. M. (Bill) Calkins, of the Durrwood resort on tho upper Kern, who witnessed the Incident, Nino deer had been driven by ft pack of coyotes to tho upper edge of the reservoir-lake of>tho Southern California Edison Company nt Intake, above Falrvlow. Tho deer, fearful to venture across the lake on tho snow- qoverod Ice, followed tho shore lino to the river. Hero the Ice wan also covered with snow but It was their only chance to croBs and to possibly CLASS MEETS escape them. tho ravenous However, the horde behind Ice was too fragile to support the combined weight of tho deer, they broke through and perished In tho swift current of tho Kern. There Is no prlco' on tho coyote's head In tho way of bounty, his extinction Is determined by the value of his hide. Trappers, professionals and amateurs nro doing but little trapping this season dun to the low price of furs. A Kornvlllo resident recently shipped three coyoto hides for which ho received 85 cents. Two years ago UICBO skins would havo brought better than $15. Circumstances Bcem to have made tho coyote Immune, to Increase his hordes, and to pursue his natural bent to destroy. Women's Clubs Will Hold Joint Meeting WASCO, Feb. 11.—McFarland Woman's Club members are to be special guests of the Wasco Woman's Club next Tuesday at a valentine party at the social hall of the Congregational Church. A covered dish luncheon Is to be held at noon after which a program will be given by tho visitors from MoFarland. The Wasco Club members were recent guests of tho McFarland club at a similar party. Costumes are to be worn by those desiring to do so. Table decorations will be arranged by Mrs. J. L. Fldler and Mrs. C. O. Lyle. Luncheon plans are In the hands of Mesdames Frank AVIlkson, Ernest Link and James Little, Mrs. James Hubbard Is chairman of program arrangements. FORMER KERN MAN DIES FELLOWS, Feb. 11.—Word has been received of the death of James D. Scott of Modesto, formerly of tho West Side and a member of Temblor Lodge, No. 477, F. & A. M., of Fellows. Funeral rites were held In Modesto Thursday afternoon under the auspices of tho Modesto M.iBonlp lodge. Interment was In the Masonic cemetery at Mo'desto. PANAMA "Spiritualism- Is It off God, Man or the Devil?" Pictures on the 'screen of the Winchester Mystery House, built under the direction of spirits. Winding, spooky stairs of 13 steps each, secret trapdoors and passageways, hidden seance room, blind chimneys, etc. Pictures That You Will Never Forget Sunday, Feb. 12, 7:30 PANAMA, Feb. 11. — George Wendt and wife were visiting friends in Los Anneles over the week-end. Minor York of East Bakersfield was at the Goode Dairy Farm Wednesday on business. L. L. Anderson and wife of Taft re- oently visited Mrs. C. E. Black. John Pesanto and wife visited tho parents of the latter, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Browne, AVednesday. Guests at the Bennltt home are Mr. and Mrs. V. Belkhop of Mlramur. ' James Shea of Taft and Jerry O'Neill of OMdale visited at the Kane residence recently. Mesdames AV. A. van Horn and H. A. van Horn attended an all-day sewing circle at tho Brethren Church Thursday In Bakersfield. Clem Dorland and wlfo visited friends and relatives In East Bakersfield Sunday. Johnnie Kane attended a meeting of the AK. Club at tho high school Evangelist Robert L. Boothby at The Boothby-Spillman Tabernacle Wonderful Music by Evangelist Spill man and His Big Choir Seats Free Welcome to All FRUITVALE FRUITVALE, Feb. 11.—Employes of the Petroleum Oil Company escaped serious Injury Thursday on the company's Bloemer lease In Frultvale. Tho crown block had been jalsed to the top of the derrick, where It broke loose and fell on "top of one of the tanks. Mrs. A. M. Cravath. sister of Marshall Cowan and former resident of Frultvule, who has been seriously ill nt the Seaside Hospital In Long Beach, is reported much Improved in health. She expected to return to her home Sunday. Mrs. William Schofleld of Fairhaven Is recovering from recent Illness. Miss Ina Heler of Green Acres was n dinner guest AVednesdny evening 1 of Miss Dorothy Kasper of Bakersfield. Bert Denhnm, former driver of th« Frultvale School bus, called on local relatives recently. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Lundrjuist of AVeed Patch were recent visitors nt the O. L. Lundqulst homo. Ed Krebs, who hns been ill with pneumonia, IB much improved nnd is able to bo up part of the time. Mrs.' Paul Krebs. who broke her arm recently, Is also Improving. Mrs. Clara Booth spent Wednesday with Mrs. Clark AVllliams of Rosedale. Mr. and Mrs. P. G. Classen of Greeley spent Thursday with their daughter, Mrs. Andrew Heler, of Green Acres. . Tuesday evening. Hobart Henderson visited Bennltt Thursday evening. Frank . Rev. E. Elsworth Smith, pastor of the AA'est Hollywood Congregational Church, will arrive Monday, to assist In special services at the Panama Church during the week, which tho public Is cordially Invited to attend. Mrs. Smith will accompany him. Orland Vaniman of LuVerne visited Frank Ebersolo at the Huffman home recently. JUDGE ULERY TO SP.EAK AVASCO, Feb. 11.—"The AVny Out" Is to bo subject of an address by Judge AV. G. Ulcry, Sunday evening, at the forum at the Congregational church at 7:30. This is Judge Ulery's second address on Juvenile delln- Potato Men Plan to War on Pest SHAFTER, Feb. 11.—A meeting of potato growers of this community was held at the Rlchland Grammar school Thursday evening. Many prominent growers from Stockton were present, among them Oscar Zuckerman, who acted as spokesman. Tho purpose of tho meeting was to urge local growers to take up with their congressmen and assemblymen the question of Colorado potato beetle. So far there has been no sign of the pests hero and It Is hoped that through legislation It mriy be prevented. Tho Stockton growers expect to meet with and receive co-operation of other communities In California before February 28. OILDALE, Feb. 11.—A combination potluck dinner, monthly business meeting nnd Inyet'to shower was held Friday at the homo of Mrs. Perry 'hatcher of Rlvervlow, by the Loynl Vomen's Clans of tho Congregational hurch. Tho shower was given In honor of Trw. Frank Enrls of Bakersfleld. Mrs, larls was tho recipient of many benu- Iful presents. Tho valentine motif was carried hroughout In serving tho dinner and Inco cnrds were tiny valentines. Each 5uent nnd member drew a valentine rom n largo basket. New nnd old business was discussed nd tho next mnetlrig will bo held nt he home of Mrs. S. L. Russell at 410 )ccntur street, assisted by Mrs. M. G. loberts. ' Those attending the shower and on- oylng tho dinner were: Mesdnmes Ed luck, Perry Thatcher, S. B. Thatcher, <Ynnk Earls, T. J. Newcomli, A. B. Cunningham, 8. L, Russell, Glenn Jrooks, J. II. McNaughton, F. Haskell, C. E. Flynn, C. E. Stevens, A. llorst, Sarah David, L. G. Rogers, M. !. Roberts, C. A. Dresser, AVIIliam Jingle, R. C. Queen, Homer AA'eaver, Ferry Jarrnrd. Children attending were: Rona lusHell, Jnnlco Thatcher, Gene Smith, Mary Sue Flynn, Mildred McNaughton, Carol Stcvons, Donald Buck, Ro- uona nnd Lorrnlno Rogers. GRANITE WASCO WASCO. Feb. 11.—Mr. and Mrs. AV. C. Thomas left. Thursday for San Luis obispo, where they will spend several days with relatives. Mrs. Alice Campbell and Guy Ridgeway and won Hobby of Santa Monica left Thursday for their home after being guest M In thn C. A. Campbell home for two days. Everett Thomas will leave soon to reside in Caloxlco, where lie will have charge rif and operate a Texaco station. Mrs. Thomas and children arc to remain here In AVusco until sehoo closes. The delegates from tho Wasco AVoman's Club who attended the De- mionrv «ml thn tonic will be onen lano reciprocity luncheon on Tuesda> fluency, ana tno topic win UL open Msdams Colver Jones resl- for discussion and questions following the address. McFARLAND McFARLAND, Feb. ll.—The Reverend and Mrs. Elmer E. Damon entertained Monday for tkelr son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. John Marshall and their baby. AVorth Randolph of Wheeler Ridge spent Tuesday and AVednesduy as tho guest of his friends, Mr. and Mrs. Tod Garrett. Judge Elmer E. Lobre and his son, Elmer Jr., spent Thursday evening in Bakersfleld. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Pike, their house guest, Mrs. J. H. Bruno, Mrs. T. H. Pike and Gerald Wells spent Thursday in Fresno. R. F. Regan of the east, who has spent the winter In various cities in California, Is the guest of his brother and slster-ln-law, Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Regan at present. H. B. Ashton of Los Angeles Is spending several days us the guest of his sister-in-law, Mrs. J. L. Ashton and family. Mesdames Colver Jones, presl- a ent; A. D. Fry, G. D. Prather R. R Carter, Bruce 'Little, Frank AVllkson Ernest Link, U. -AV. Homfeld, Alber Denman, AA r . H. Jnhnnt, H. G. Hull Charles Anderson, George Robertson From the AVasfco Progressive Clul were Mesdames W. G. Ulery. .lame Little, John Nole, AV. H. McNeil and Edwin Booth. GRANITE STATION. Feb. 11.—Mrs. Ellis Snow and children have moved from tho Granite School teacherage to the Shirley ranch. Tno children, Lawrence, Rose and Robert, why nvo been attending tho Granite chool, will now attend the Poso Fiat chool,. Mrs. John Hitchcock and Mr, nnd Irs. John Rofer cnmo from Ranchero 'hursday. Mrs. Hitchcock was an ll-nlghl guest of her daughter, Mrs. V. B. Rose and Mr. and Mrs. Rofer ere guests nt tho J. F. AVllliams nnch. AVI 11 Mnlthy and Jack Mnlthy were uslness visitors In tho AVoed Patch Vcdnesdny. Mrs. Reuben Maltby and son, Enr- iost, were business visitors In Bak- rsfleld AVednesday. Orant Qrlsednlo was nn nll-nlght guest Monday of Wallace AVllliams. Mrs. Orln Olds nnd daughter, A'lr- ?lnia Ann, were guests Thursday of Aid Society Meets at Shafter Home SHAFTER, Feb. 11.—The Congregational Ladles' Aid Society met nt the liomo of Mrs. E. G. Kolbonstetter Thursday nfternoon. Hosto.sHCH were Mesdames E. OS. Kolhenstetter, Tllllo Strnut, S. M. Boli.st nnd L. A. Anderson. About thirty members ami friends worked on a quilt which was pieced 40 years ngo by Mrs. H. S Hampton, nnd recently presented to the Aid to finish. The organization will give a "Jltne> dinner" at the church on Februurj 24, with tho following committee In charge: Mesdames E. G. KolhonRtet- ter, H. R. Jnnzcn, Frank Nottingham and L. A. Anderson. Mrs. O. T. Olser Is program chairman. Mrs. O. O. Barnett Is n new member. Sho formerly lived at Delano Mrs. H. S. Hnmptou entertained the group with two humorous selections Tho hostesses served refreshments on plates marie especially appetizing liy tho valentine decorations. Cummings Valley CUMMINGS VALLEY, Feb. 11.— School reopened on Monday after a week's vacation because of Inclement weather. Edward Cummlngs returned to his homo hero on Monday after spending 11 weok In Bakersfleld and vicinity looking after business Interests. Bernard Sasla recently spent a week In Los Angeles and neighboring southern cities attending to business matters. He was accompanied south by Mr. nnd Mrs. Sola of Tehaehnpl. Tho Melcher anil Herndon children have been unable to attend school during the past three weeks owing to Htorms nnd the ImpiiHKiililo roads. ~t SUNDAY SERVICES IN LOCAL CHURCHES DR. VAN METER CAREFUL DENTIST He* liw jrltM on pliln »ml brlditwork Maria In our own Itborst.ry 1421 Nineteenth Street Aorou from Wolll'i Phone 175 DELANO DELANO, Feb. 11.—Mrs, Lusetta Hanson and her grandsons Carl and Wilson Wrleht of San Francisco, have returned home after a. visit with their friends, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Nelson and family. Mrs. n. J. Valley and her father, William Lyon, motored to Portervllle on Tuesday afternoon to transact business and visit their sluter and daughter, Mrs. Luther Williams and family. Mrs. David L. Shtfflet, accompanied by her son Douelas and De Witt Smith, motored to Bakersfleld Thursday morninp. Mr. and Mrs. John' M. Haberfelde motored to Bakersfleld on Thursday morning and spent the dny there attending: to business and visiting- with relatives. Mrs. Thomas Lott was an all-day visitor at the county seat Thursday. RICHGROVE lUCHGnOVE, Fob. 11.—L. R. Klatt of this district was a Thursday afternoon business visitor In Delano. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Topper motored to Portervillo on Thursday afternoon on business. Mrs. AVilllam Topper spent Thursday afternoon at Terra Bella visiting with her daughter, Mrs. J. V. Walters and family. Mr. and Mrs. Christian A. Beck of Los Anifeles are here spending several dayw ut their citrus grove near here. Mrs. Book will return south shortly while Mr. Beck remains to get spring wor.k In the grove under way. First Congregational Church Seventeenth and G Streets Rev. A. S. Donnt, Pastor Sunday school pupils meet In tho department rooms at 9:45 n. m. Friendship Club meets for Bible study nt 10 a. m., led by M. F. AVIlcox. The morning service nt 11 o'clock Includes a processional by the Primary and Junior surpllced choir, tho Boy Scouts, children's story about Abraham Lincoln, nnd sermon on The Senrch for Mnn." Meeting of the Argonauts, 6:30 p. m. C. Culllmore nnd Paul A'nnderEike will speak. The • nlng service nt 7:30 o clock. Cli . L Moore, petroleum engineer, C-hans- lor-Canfleld Midway g, Ol 1 C ompany, will Hpenk on "The Spirit of Abraham Lincoln, nnd Present Tendencies in Government." Brotherhood banquet on AVednesday at 6:15 p. m. Methodist Episcopal Church Truxtun Avenue From G to H Dr. Fletcher G. AVatson, Pastor Sunday school, 9:46 n. m. Morning_ service. 11 o'clock. Doctor AVatson will have for his Junior sermon this morning, "Playing Bridge." The morning message will be, "Can AVe Believe in a Personal God?" This Is the second of tho scries on "What Can AVe Believe?" Evening service, fi o'clock. Musical program by the Soroptimlst double trio. Three Ep- wortli Leagues meet at 6:1D, Junior High, High School nnd Senior. Tuesday night at 7:30, meeting of the church school board. AVednesday evening nt 7:30, mission study class. Frl day, 6:15, all church family dmner. First •Presbyterian Church Corner Seventeenth and H Streets Rev. John Murdoch, Pastor Sunday school. 9:46 a. in. Theme for month of February, "Loyalty." Morning service, 11 o'clock. Text, Hebrews 11:27. Thome, "The Fascination of Abraham Lincoln." . Evening service, 7:30 o'clock. Text, Gnl- Intlons 2:20. Theme, "Being n Christian." Christian Endeavor meetings at 6:30 p. m. World's Friendship class nt 8:30 n. m. Midweek service at 7:30 p. m. AVednesday. Church of Christ O nnd Twentieth Streets U. R. Forrest, Minister Sunday school, 9:45 a. m.; morning service, 11 o'clock. Subject, "God and tho Beginning." Evening service, 7:30 o'clock. Subject, "The Christian Life." Spiritual Science Church 204 Baker Street, East Bakorsfleld Rev. Josephine Edwards, Pastor Services on Sunday, Tuesday nnd Thursday, nt 7:45 p. m. Text, Mnthew Chnpter 5. St. Paul's Church (Episcopal) Corner Seventeenth and I Streets Tho Rev. AVllllam E. Patrick, Rector Keptuugeslma Sunday, services us 'ollows: 8 n. m., holy communion; 9:45 n. m., church school; 11 o'clock, morning prayer nnd sermon by tho Rev. AVilliam E. Patrick. Meetings next week: Wednesday at 2:30 p. m., St. Paul's Guild, social program, women of the parish Invited; Wednes- TEHACHAPI TEHACITAPI. Feb. 11.—Mr. am Mrs. AValtcr Hcadstrom nml Mrs Myrtle HoadHtroin of Hakersfield wer< guests at the Yorba home Thursday Mr. nnd Mrs. F. P. Onkes spent las week-end In Los Angeles. Tho Odd Fellow and Rebeknh Lodges will hold Joint Installation to nlu'ht. The Rev. Mr. anil Mrs. T. C. AVI11 Inin.s were dinner guests AVednesduj evening of Miss A'etrn Russell In Mon ollth. AVord wan received Tuesday morn Ing of the death In BellliiKhnm, AVnsh. of the mother of Albert and Ott Lang. They left Immediately fo AVnshlnRton. Mrs. George Doylo nnd son, George Jr., nnd Mrs. R. O. Roupo spen Thursday in Bnkernflcld. Mrs. Charles Asher of I/5S Angele and Mnx Roemer of A'onturu ar guests this week at tho Phil Mar: home. "Children Around the AVorld" wl' bo the subject of tho colored Innter glides and lecture, given Sunday eve nlntr at 7:30, In the Community churc liy the pastor, tlui Rev. T. C. AVIllliiinH .Ir. and Mrs. J. B. Williams. Arthur Brown and Richard Boon WILSONS ESCAPE DEATHIN Tehachapi Pnir in Harrowing Experience While on Greenhorn jrought a car and trailer lond of grain from Bakcrsfleld Tuesday. MYSTERY HOUSE 10 BE _ EvnnKollst Robert L. Boothby will hrow pictures on tho screen Sunday >f actual photographs taken In se- nncos of whnt Spiritualists clnlm nro ho spirits of the dead, also pictures of the AVinchoster Mystery House, a .fiO-room house which was built undei) .ho direction of the spirits. The pic- :urcs will show spooky stairs of 13 steps each, secret trapdoors, nnd passageways, blind chimneys, opening Into secret places, closets, a con- enled seance room, windows costing S1000 each, front doors costing J2000, n dining room where tho spirits were 'ntortnlned, a room with four furnnco eglsters nnd four stenm hont units— the largest and 'oldest building you ever saw. It took 36 years to build It. There are balconies on level floors, stairs that enter no room, 40 stnlr- ways, hundreds of closets. The mystery house nnd outbuildings cover nix acres. Evangelist Boothhy's lecture topic will ho "Spiritualism. Is It of God. Man, or tho Pcvll?" Tho meeting will bo held In the huge tabernacle on the corner of Chester avenuo and Eighth street. Evangelist Don ITIntt Splllmnn nnd his big choir will furnish music. TEHACHAPI, Feb. 11.—Frank Wilson, local manager for the Southern California Gas Company, Is slowly recovering at his homo here from the effects of a harrowing experience suffered by himself and Mrs. Wilson when they attempted recently to visit their summer cabin at Alta Sierra. Mrs. Wilson probably saved her husband's life through her own courage and physical strength. Learning that their cabin was In danger of collapse from the heavy > snowfall In tho Greenhorn mountain area, Mr. and Mrs. Wilson drove to the mountains. When within seven miles of their destination tho road bo- came liflpassable from drifted banks of snow and they were unable, after four hours' work, to get their car out. Almost exhausted from their labors and the extreme cold, they started to walk to tho road camp, but covered only two miles when Mr. Wilson collapsed. Facing the danger of freezing to death, Mrs. Wilson gathered sufficient wood for a small fire, but after doing all she could to revive her husband, she was forced to proceed to the labor camp without him. Reaching tho camp, Mrs. Wilson im- . mediately procured help, Charles AVI1- kerson and two other workers making their way back on snowshoes to where Mr. Wilson waited. The party Immediately returned to camp with Mr. Wilson, where he and Mrs. Wilson remained overnight. With the aid of a road tractor the Wilson car was hauled out of tha snow and later they attempted to return homo. When they reached Glenn- vllle they were too ill to proceed and remained at tho Woods store until the following day. Later, by easy stages, they reached home and it Is believed that neither will suffer any permanent effects. . . erine Ireno of Palm, Visitors of Miss Eudora ROSEDALE ROSEDALE, Feb. 11.—A two-day sewing meeting was hold nt the homo of Mrs. W. V. Klrby, Thursday and Friday by tho Rosedale Farm Home Department. Mrs. Q. T. Mllos and daughter Putty Elaine were recent visitors of Mrs. E. R. ReckomlcM'f and daughter Cath. . . Baldwin Tuesday evening wore Llla Stanley. Hilly KIsKlck, Dorothy Cook nnd Reed Mercer, all of Uakersfleld. Hlldra Frost was n visitor Sunday evening of Elma Handel of Shafter. Lola Adams anil won Illlly were visitors Thursday of Mrs. Q. T. Mllea and daughter Pntty Elaine. Derivoort Frost spent Sunday at Shaft cr. Andrew Scott of Merced Is visiting his relatives, Mr. and Mrs. Pete Iliem- forth. Mrs. C. A. Beavers Is ill at a local hospital. A card party was given In honor of Hlldriv Frost lust Saturday evening. The tally cards and refreshments were In valentine form. First prlzo was won by Betty AVeedman, and consolation by Knthlecn liurnqtilst. Refreshments were served to Betty AVeedman, Elma Handel. Dan AA r hltls, Gnrtrudn Mottler, Jack .Harris, Knth- leen Burnqulst, George AA'lllls and Hll- dra Frost. Prospective Bride Feted by Friends WASCO, Feb. 11. — Miss Ollnda Koenlg. affianced bride of Carl Kltz- man of Rochester, New York, was the honoree nt a party recently at tho homo of Mra. J. C. Schweitzer with Mrs. Albert Koenlg as hostess. The evening was spent nt music nnd n program of readings followed by refreshments. The wedding Is to take plnco this evening, and Miss Koenig was presented with many lovely gifts for her new home. Those present included Mesdnmes Henry If land, M. M. Kay, AVesley Kraft, Everett Kriesch, Tom Shnfer. AVllllam irianil, C. Tumlert, Fred nromor, John AA'cdel. William Ehr- hnrn, Cornellous AVedel, Clarence Homfeld, Alvin Raven, Peter Penner, AVIIllnm Kronen, Albert Otto, Julius Norllng, Jacob Kraussn and Misses Olgn (SroniiT, Norman Roskam, Edith Narllng, Sdma Knopf, Viola Wedel, Louise Tenner, Marie Jnnssen, Emma AVedel, E. Breckcnrldgo and Elizabeth Otto. PLAN VALENTINE PARTY WASCO, Feb. 11.—A valentine party is to be the feature of tho meeting of Wasco Eastern Star next Monday evening. The regular stated meeting will be held, after which Mrs. Lou Peck will conduct the Starlight Circle session. The hostesses are Mesdames Mudellno Lyle, Eva Thornburg and Willie Gill. The attendance contest Is to begin at this meeting with Mrs. Thornburg and Mrs. Gill as captains. day at 4 p. 10: m., confirmation class; Friday at 10:30 a. m., holy communion and sermon by the Rev. H. R. H. O'Mulley, followed by quarterly meeting of the Southern Deanery; address by Mrs. J. E. Adams, diocesan director of religious education, at afternoon session; Friday at 4 p. m., candidates of the Girls' Friendly Society; Friday at 7:30 p. m., choir rehearsal. Calvary Baptist Church Corner Kern nnd Nlles Streets Evangelist Albert T. Douglass, Acting Pastor The Bible teaching service, 9:45 n. m. Morning worship, 11 o'clock. Thome, "Christ's Personal Concern About the Unemployment Situation In Bakersfleld." Evening worship, 7:30 o'clock. Theme, "Are AVe Confronted With an Utterly Impossible Situation? Will the Technocrats and Democrats Be Able to Meet This AVorld Crisis? Why Not Let God and the Gospel of Christ Have a Chance?" All B. Y. P. U.s meet at 6:30 and the mid-week prayer service Wednesday evening at 7:30 o'clock. First Baptist Church Truxtun Avenue Between L and M Streets Frank O. Belden, Pastor Sunday school, 9:4i> u. m. Morning service, 11 o'clock. Sermon by Evangelist Hurry Vom Bruch. Evening service, 7:30 o'clock. Kermon by Evangelist Vom Bruch. Evangelist A'om Bruch and party are hero and will begin their work at the First Baptist Church. Tomorrow morning they will be with us In tho Sunday school hour nt 9:40 o'clock and In nil other serv- Ices of the day. solos. Special music and Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- Day Saints Corner Monterey and King Streets ,T. A. Bunting, Branch Prehldent Sunday school, 10 a. m. CIHKB6H for St. John's Lutheran Church Twentieth Street, Corner of C Louis A. Kueffner, Pastor Sunday school and adult Bible class, fl:30 n. in. All classes meet In the church hall on C street between Nineteenth and Twentieth streets. Classes for all grades. Bible class taught by the pastor. a. m. Dlvlno services at 10:30 i;ll rigfcu. Evening service. 7:30 o'clock, ernocm, 2 p. m. Sunshine Mission Fresno Highway, Riverview Mrs. S. F. Glllesple, Director Sunday school, 9:45 a. m. Children's cliurcli, '.', p. m. Evening service, 6 o'clock. Tuesday evening, 7 o'clock, prayer meeting and Bible study. Midweek prayer mectlni; Wednesday aft- .« First Church of Christ Scientist Eighteenth and C Streets Branch of The Mother Church, The First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, Massachusetts, holds Sunday services ut 11 u. m. and nt 8 p. m. The Wednesday evening meeting at 8 o'clock Includes testimonials of Christian Science healing. Sunday school, ! for children under 20 years of nge, convenes at 0:30 Sunday morning. Tho public Is cordially Invited to, attend the church services uml to enjoy tho privileges of the reading room maintained by the church nt 324 Browi-r building, which is open dally, except Sundays, AVednesdays nnd holiday*, from 10 a. in. until 4 p. m.\ and from until 9 p. m., closing AVednesdays at 4 p. m.; open on legal holidays from 2 until 4 p. in. The subject for Sunday's Lesson-Sermon is "Soul." Unity Truth Csnter Delia Shutjs, Lender 1662',2 Chester Avenue. Phone 4D14 'Sunday school, 9:45 a. in. Morning service, 11 o'clock. Subject t.iken from Psalms 19:9, "The ordinances of Jo- hovnh are true and righteous altogether." Evening service, 8 o'clock. "Beginning Aguln." Lessons in Truth, Monday, 8 p.. m. Business clinic, Wednesday, 8 p. m. Daily medltution, "Spiritual Hookup," 1 to 1:16 p. in. Center open from 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. Grapevine Unity Sunday school at January residence on General Petroleum lease, Sunday, 2:30 p. m. First Christian Church Sixteenth and I Streets, Charles H. Hulmo. Minister Bible Kchool nt 9:46 a. m.; "99" class at 9:30 o'clock. Women's Auxiliary presents "l»«" class with American flag. Special music and flag exercises. .Sermon and communion at 10:45 o'clock. Sermon subject, "Duty, the Remorseless Taskmaster." Christian Endeavor societies at 6:30 p. m. Evening Herman ut 7:30 o'clock. Song service led by orchestra nnd Inrge chorus choir. Sennon, "Han thn Gospel a i Universal Appeal?" Special music by choir nt both services. Anglo-Saxon Federation of America Undenominational 30(1 F Street Rev. Philip 12. J. Monson, Rlhlo Teacher and Lecturer Subject, "God's Lengiui of Nations— AVeldecl Upon tho Anvil of History— AVI1I They Stand the Test In the A'al- ley of Jehoshaphat?" Free Bible study classes every Tuesday nt 7:30 p. m. Prophecy In the light of history. Eye-C!r.iphic. Correspondence Course of lilblo Study. Trinity Spiritualist Church Woodman Building Basement Rev. Mary Crlhwell Kralcu, Pastor Phone G14S Sunday evening service anly, 7:30 o'clock. Subject, Matthew 7:15. dec to nil. "Evil Spirits." Text, from art I- Outwit the Depression ^^ • by Demanding to Know of the Facilities Offered by the Bakersfield Memorial Park. MAUSOLEUM ENTOMBMENT Crypts for as Low as $175 CEMETERY BURIAL Perpetual Care Graves as Low as $30 CREMATION Cremation Process $45 Niches for as Low as $50 Stone or Bronze Markers for as Low as $40. Cement Sectional Burial Boxes for as Low as $30. All sales subject to restrictions — Prices include perpetual care. VERY EASY TERMS Our advisory department will tell you how a satisfactory funeral service may be had for as low as $50. All completed before need purchases will earn payable quarterly. interest- Bakersfield Memorial Park, Inc. Main Office Community Mausoleum Telephone 5032 or 340 Exclusive Service Representative J. K. 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