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Eight Logansport, Indiana Pharos-Tribune News ™d Views By Mary.D'Andrea As summer's muggy blanket descends on the Logan-land area, many women's clubs and organizations adjourn for the hot months or at least limit their activities to picnics, swimming parlies, family outings or something of that back-to-nature stuff. • So it seems appropriate at this time to offer a vote of thanks to the all-important and often overlooked link in any organization —the club reporter, or publicity chairman. SHE HAS A JOB lhal offers little reward and a lot of work. She has to deal with a society editor (who must not be dealt with before a cup of coffee) ... she must write accurate and legible reports . . . and she must, above all, be timely; If her story doesn't gel in the paper the way she wrote it, she may be Karrassed by her president or other members who don't understand the space problem on a. society page ... she must remember to take notes at every meeting and then.try to decipher them when she writes her reports . . . she must remember deadlines and first names . . . dates . . . time . . . speaker's names . . . program topics . . . and on and on. Among these efficient souls who diligently supply this page with news are NORMA SABATINI, who keeps us posted on Tri Kappa . . . MARYELLEN MULL, who is vital to Psi Iota Xi JOYCE PARKER, new reporter for Delta Chi Sigma (keep up the good work, Joyce) . . . ANN HAYWORTH, whose efforts are priceless to the VFW Auxiliary . . . EDIE HILDEBRANDT, who reports for St. Joseph's Home and School (and always has something nice to say) . . . ANNA MORAN, whose efforts spark St. Joseph's Hospital Auxiliary . . . BETTY QUILLEN, who covers the many activities of Memorial hospital's Mary Dykeman Guild . . . BERNICE KNOY, who lets us know what's new in Who's New club . . . HELEN SWOPE, who reports for one of St. Bridget's study clubs. . , AND THANKS TO SUSIE (I never did get her last name) who huffs and puffs up those stairs with carefully-written reports for the Eagle Boosters .... to JANET GREENSFELDER who reports Art Association and YWCA Bridge club accounts ... and ' sometimes sends her husband in with the reports and his question, - "Do you know who I am?" "Yes, I do, Mr. Greensfelder," lo which he counters, "But do you know which one . . ." (You're Janet's husband . . .) Special thanks to all the fine BETA SIGMA PHI reporters ... I can't recall all of their names because there are several local chapters (all girls do a fine job) ... to JOAN MUCKER who's so prompt with Sigma Phi Gamma reports ... to FLORENCE BAUER'S excellent reporting for the National Council of Catholic Women . . . lo the numerous women who give us news about PTA's, HD clubs. Study Groups, Home and School '. activities, church circles and Women's Associations . . . there are - just too many to name but their work is certainly appreciated by this corner . . . we'll look forward to hearing from all of you (and the new ones) next fall. LOCALLY SPEAKING—Lillian Webster, chairman of the VFW Auxiliary's Buddy Poppy Drive, reports the flowers will be on sale downtown today through Saturday ... a project dedicated to those who gave their lives for their country . . . congratulations to Ihe Woman's Progressive club for its recent award from the National Federation of Women's clubs . . . the local League of Women Voters announces that membership in this non-partisan group is open and interested women of the community may contact MRS. ROLAND BAUER or MRS. RICHARD '- GLENDEN'lNG for details ... the group today begins a series of meetings dealing with county government in relation to counly zoning and planning. ON THE HD SCENE—From Beth Puett, Cass county home demonstration agent, comes some interesting news this week, concerning tihe annual Homemakers conference June 13, 14 and 15 at Purdue University. The event highlights Ihe year for HD ! clubs and many Logan-land women are planning to attend the - three-day meet, the theme of which is "Land Grant Centennial," '. commemorating President Lincoln's signing of the Land-Grant Act July 2, 1862 . . . described as "the forceful embodiment of a '. powerful nation and its resources to the ideal of educating all - of its people lo the highest level of Iheir ability . . ." : THE ACT SET THE STAGE for Ihe establishmenl of Ihe 68 - Land-Grant institutions throughout the United Stales, of which '• Purdue is one. The conference includes workshops and special subject matter Sessions for homemakers, dealing with such topics ', as fabrics, education, food for the future, consumer crises, food - and nutrition research, reading in the space age. Evening '• sessions will include piays, a musical by the combined HD choruses and a style show. Climaxing activities will be a Cen. tennial Observance. The conference is open to all Indiana homemakers. BYE FOR NOW. Thursday Kvening, May 24, 1962, Auxiliary Hears Reports and 3 lans Future Events Several reports and announcements were made at the Tuesday vening meeting of the VFW Aux- iary al the post home with Sue feimer, president, in charge. Protems were: Chaplain — lona 'icoll and Color Bearer 4-^Rbse Jarie Fickle. Reported in • St. Joseph's . hos- ital was Peter Miller, and Post member Joe Cooper has been admitted to the West 10 hospital in idianapplis. The death of Mrs. Villard Butts, mother lo Oretha loud was reported. Draping of the charter, was held or deceased member Margaret oyer. . The president gave her report n the Second District Convention eld recently in Winamac. The lo-. al Auxiliary won first place for aving the best press book and Iso received a check for being lie first. Auxiliary to reach 100 lercent in membership. The Aux- liary was also the winner of the raveling trophy. Ann Hayworth, jast membership chairman, was resented the check and trophy af- er which she returned it to the (resident for the Auxiliary. Members participating in the loyal Center parade recently vere: Sue Weimer, Beverly Bair, )orothea Morehead, Rose Marie ickle, Virginia Spurgeon, Char-- ene Davis, Slella Pearson, Edith Cooper and lona Nicoll. Lillian Webster, Buddy Poppy chairman, announced that headquarters for the Poppy window is 12 East Market Street. Members selling Poppies may receive addi- ional supplies from Jessie lies ivho will be stationed at headquarters. Participants to be in the Memorial Day parade are: Sue Veimer, Beverly Bair, Reada Poff> Stella Pearson, Dorothea More- lead, Margaret Neal, Virginia Spurgeon, Lillian Webster, Rose tfarie Fickle, Edith Cooper, lona Vicoll, Charlene Davis, Margarel Roach, Mary Burkett and Ann 3ayworlh. Members, of the junior and senior girls' unils will also march. Members will meet at the Memorial Home at 9:30 a.m. Virginia Spurgeon, senior vice ^resident, reported on ths Hen- ilricks Habilitation Center open louse. Attending with Mrs. Spur- ivere Sue Weimer, Slella Pearson and Lillian Webster. Installation of Lillian Webster as Historian was conducted by Virginia Spurgeon. Mrs. Weimer appointed Virginia Spurgeon, Stella Pearson, Margaret Neal, Mary Burkett and Beverly Bair as entertainment ways and means committee. Plans are underway for a rib and chicken bar-b-que and the tentative date is June 2. A hard times dance will follow the meal. Jessie lies announced that there would be an auction sale June 9 at Berkshires and members having donations may take them to auction site on Friday, June 8. The door prize was won by Beverly Bair and the mystery prize went to Charlene Davis, Refreshments were served by Lillian Webster, Ann Hayworth and Edith Cooper. Social Calendar THURSDAY 6:30 p.m.—Welcome Wagon Lullaby club, YWCA. 6:30 p.m.—Ladies Eagle Boosters, at.clpb. 8:30 p.m.—Past Matrons and Patrons, Masonic Temple. 7:30 p.m.—St. Ann's study club, Mrs. Olivia Shell, 1128 E. Broadway. 7:30 p.m.—Webb Chapel WSCS, Alice Siferd. 8 p.m.—20th Century HD, Mrs, Richard Sommera. 8 p.m.—American Legion Auxiliary,-Memorial Home. FRIDAY 10 a.m.—Mothers of World War II, District 2, Akron Lej.'iori Home. 2 p.m.—Paix club, Vivian Grow, 204 Eel Itiver avenue. OPEN HOUSE-SUNDAY—Mr.'and Mrs. Don 0. Nate, of Ypsilanti, Mich., formerly of .Kewanna, will celebrate their golden wed cling anniversary on Sunday afternoon, May 27, at the home of their son-in-law and 'daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Fred. M. Graffis, one and one-half mile west of Kewanna 1 . Open house will bis held for friends from 2 to 5 o'clock. Mrs? Nafe, the former Edna Smith, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Smith, of Kewanna; and Don Nafe, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Nafe, of Rochester, were married on May 20, 1912. Mr. Nafe owned and operated a grocery store in Kewanna for nearly 30 years, prior to moving to Michigan. Their children are: Mrs, Annabel Shaffer, of Vincennes, Ind.; Mrs., Millicen! Bentz, of El Paso, Texas;. Mrs. Eldonna Graffis, Kewanna; Mrs. Bonnie Meiselbach, of Ypsilanti; 'Mrs. Evelyn Guiley, of Elkhart; Mrs. Peggy Stadlmiller, of Ypsilanti; and Dr. Don 0. Nafe, Jr., of Plymouth, Mich. One daughter is deceased. There are 12 grandchildren. Business Women Hold Installation Of New Chairmen An impressive installation service was conducted for newly appointed committee chairmen by Mrs. KathleSn Dunkih, president of the Logansport Business and Professional Women's Club, at a meeting Wednesday evening at the City Building. As ea.cn chairman's name was announced, she gave a short resume of the purposes and duties of her committee and received a corsage from Mrs. Mary .Withrow, >rogram coordinator. Serving for the coming year as chairman 'and co-chairman re- nilt&a was made by Miss Pauline iookwalter. Mrs. Dunkin announced the na- xjnal! convention will be. held in Mt jingeles at lh<> Statler-Hiltnn lotel July 15-19. Mrs. Dunkin will ttend as a delegate and Miss Home and Hobby Entertains Husbands A husband's party was featured by the Home and Hobby HD club members at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jay Thompson with 40 persons attending. Following a covered-dish ham supper, Mrs. Gene Smith, president, presided at a business ses- ion. Mrs. Bob Swartz gave devotions and Mrs. Jay Thompison read the minutes. The club voted not to take the lesson on Growth and Development of Pre-ijchool Child. Six lesson topics were selected : or the coming year and following roll call, reading points were .aken. Cards w«re played with pri/.es joing to Jim Thomas, Mrs. Eugene Isaacs, Robert Swartz and Mrs. John Crist. The committee in charge of arrangements included the officers: Mrs. Smith, Mrs. John Shanks, Mrs. Jay Thompson,. Mrs. John Crist and Mrs. John Andrews. The next meeting will be June 18 at the home of Mrs. Eugene Isaacs, 1318 Clifton avenue. Read the Want Ads! spectively: Personal Development, Mrs. Arlene Little, Miss Alice Hanley; Civic Participation Evelyn Hufford, Mrs. Lois Scott; World Affairs, Mrs. Lilian Terry, Miss Edith Schwaim; finance, Mrs. Helen Soncarty. Miss Pauline Bookwalter; Legis ation, Mrs. Fern Brown, Mrs Agnes Chase; Membership, Mrs Virginia Beachler, Miss Georgia tfacklen; Public Relations, Mrs. Betty Fox, Mrs. Gladys Whileman; Pic nic, July 1963, Mrs. Louise Me Dowell, Mrs. Effie Million; Pic nic, August, 1963, Mrs. Jayne Rogers, Mrs. Nhm Wandle; Flow ers and Gifts, Mrs. Mary Weav er; Scrap Book, Mrs.. Honou Huffman; Transpprtation, Mrs Shirley Shoup; Parliamentarian Miss Evelyn Sommers. Miss Mollie Good, relirin membership chairman, presenter golden key awards for sponso ing new members to Mrs. Lillia Terry and Mrs. Ethel Stafford. The report of the auditing com- WAR I AUXILIARY' Several tvporls were submitted during the regular session of Ilia Ladies Auxiliiiry of Veterans "f World War 'l, Barracks 14(10, held at Memoriul Home with Elsia Bushing, president, in charge. Plans wcie made to observe tha program on Memorial Day. Reports of .this district meeting and Indiana Day at Lafayette .Soldiers Home were; submitted by Tracy Pope and lilsie Full/. Reported on the sick lisit were, Stella Kite and Edna Stewart. It was announced that William Bushing, a member of Barracks 1400, was home alter being confined to the West Kith Street hospital, Indianapolis. Refreshments were served (ft the Barracks and Auxiliary members. The next mooting is June 18 at 8 p.m. Alice Hanley was named as alternate. A short talk on Mental Health was given by Mrs. Mary Weaver. The next meeting will ba a business session on June 13 at the City Build;iij! with the Nalionwl Security committee in charge. - REMODELING SPECIAL UNIVERSAL ZIG ZAG Sewintj Machine Pushbutton Forward and Rovers* Automatic Bobbin Win dor 3 Position Buttonhaler Drop Feed for Embroidtiry, Darning, Ere, COMPLETE WITH TRAVEL CASE BARBER'S SEWING SUPPLIES "WE SERVICE WHAT WE '.'.lit" 318 E. BROADWAY SHOES for the entire family 404 Broadway Logansort, Ind. "America's Greatest Shoe Values" NATIONAllY ADVERTISED MAM w u s A 2.99-3.99 199 ARCH SUPPORTS .POINTED & TAPER TOES TINTED FREE TO MATCH ANY COLOR IN THE RAINBOW , WASHIABLE-AA's & B's TO SIZE TO 1 CUSHION 'INSOLES MED. WIDTH ONIY JN 1.99 CUSHION INSOLES MEN'S & BOYS' DECK OX. 99 Basketball Shoes 4.99 SCATS'3.99 Arch Supports RUBBER TO:E GUARDS MEN'S 6V2-17,-WHIfTE BOY'S' 31/2-6 WHT.JBIACK MADEW U.iS,A. 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Dial 3273 Cool Casuals For the Young Set For The Holidays • Sunsuits • Deck Pant Sets • Short Sets • Clamdigger Set's ( • Pedal Pusher Sets 9 Swimsuits 0 Beach Robes in Boys' Sizes Infant to 8 Girls'Sizes Infant thru Teens MARY'S CHILDREN SHOP 327 E. Market Phom>'2954 ,-.-. 40414 LOWREY ORGAN for only II a month Yes, for on)y $11.95 3 mcxith you ran huve .! Lowrcy Starlet in your home. And, we guarantee! that you will play immediately. Father, raolher,smallfr|', teen-ager— everyone in Hie family has wonderful fim when there's a Low.rey in the living room. You'll thrih to the music you'll make on the Starlet... lo every riiih and varied lone this superb instrument pels at your linger lips. The magnificent voices... light and lifting or deep and reverberating,... are yours lo call forth, find the Startet has pie-SDl percussion effects. THOMPSON MUSIC HOUSE 500 North St. Phone 3397

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