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The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 2

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.TAG.B TWO. THE DAILY COURIER. CONNELLSVILLE. PA. MONDAY, MARCH 13, 1939. Local Chapter Of Seton Hill Alumnae Fete Choir Girls By LYNNE B. KINCELL Delia M. Barnes Is-Wed at Quiet Ceremony To Russell M. Henley, Former Charleroi Man Charming simplicity marked the wedding oJ Miss Delia Mae "Barnes, daughter of Mrs. Eflle Kooser oE North Pitlsburg strcel-and Russell M. Henley, son ot Mr. jind Mis. K. T. ·TTenley'of Charleroii which " tooK place at 7:30 o'clock Saturday evening at the parsonage of the First United Brethren Chuich in; Lincoln _ avenue. Rev.-~Elmer" ^., ; Schultz, pastor, officiated... ,, I ·_ . The bride "wasTattractive In a teal Hue matelasse a-epe dress with japonica accessories. Her shoulder corsage was ot gardenias. ' w Miss Sara Eicher o£ Scottdale, her cousin's maid of honor, wore a becoming dubonnet crepe dress with black accessories,' and a shoulder corsage o£ orchid_.sweet peas. Elmer Hixsorcof Scottdale served as Mr. Henley's'best man. The ceremony was supplemented by a reception at the home of the bride, twenty-six guests attending. Lunch was served, the -table being -centered with a beautiful wedding -cake topped with a" tiny.fcride~'and "-bridegroom, and balced-Vy"the "Bride's" sister, Mrs. Ray Pyle of Rockwood. · · Mrs. Henley attended Connells' ville High School, and is a former -clerk at Troutmari's store. _'Sh"e has ·a-wide circle-of friends m-Jiie community. - Mr. Henley was graduated from the Greensburg High School and is a representative for the Hoover Com- .pany. . . - -~ · The couple will reside at 407 North Plttsburg £treet. Out-of-town guests at the reception were Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Eichec, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Eicher and little son, David, of Scottdale, Mr: and Mrs. Ray Pyle and children, 'Jimmy and Jacquelyn, ot Hockwood. National Defense Program Will Mark.. * D. A. R. Meeting A national defense program will be presented at the monthly meeting of Philip Freeman Chapter of the Daughters of American Revolution scheduled for 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon at the chapter's room at the Carnegie Free Library. Leaders are Mrs. Milton D. Williams, Mrs. B. J Hooper and Mrs. John Patterson. Mrs. Robert M. Leiberger, regent will have charge of the business meeting. Juvenile Mozart Musicians Present Splendid Program The March meeting ol the Juvenile Mozart_Club "was held on Saturday afternoon at ~ the home of Marian Fra'zee of Sycamore street with Janice Lindsay as co-hostess. David Scolnick, president, called the meeting to order, and following the opening exercises turned the meeting over to Marian Frazee, program chairman. The following program was rendered in an excellent manner: Piano solo, "The Ice At Sweet Briar," David ScolnicK. Piano solos, "Blue Danube Waltz," and "Liebestaum," Naomi Richey. " Piano solo, "The Rosary," Louise Thornley. Flute solo, "Believe Me If All Those- Endearing -Young Charms," Jahice'Lindsay. Violin solo, "Cavatina," Louise Pane, accompanied by Mary Ellen 'Minstre! Boy," Harold Payne. Piano solo, Bruce Dull. UMONTOWN REPUBLICAN WOMEN GIVE LARGE TEA The ballroom of the White Swan Hotel, Uniontown, was the scene of a Jarge and delightful social function Saturday afternoon, the occasion being a charmingly appointed tea given by the Uniontown Republican Women's Council. Tea tables, covered .with beautiful lace cloths, were centered with large bouquets of spring flowers. White candles in candelabra illuminated the room. Mrs. J. B. Adam, Mrs. W. E. Crow, Mrs. Charles H. Smith, Mrs D. W. Henderson, Mrs. 'J. W. Dawson, Mrs. S. John Morrow, Mrs Thomas Semans and Mrs. Frank Fuller poured. Mrs. Helen Tencate, president of the council, and ^Mrs. .George H. Griffin and Mrs. Joseph J. -Baer, chairmen, were in charge of the tea. ."" A large delegation from Conneilst yille attended. Other ,out-of-towri guests were from Brownsville, Masontown, Ferryopolis, Smlthfield, New Salem and numerous other places in the county. Violin solo, "Konzert," Jack Ecker, accompanied by Marjorie Gra. Vocal solo, "Dawn On the Downs," Betty Lou McCoy, accompanied b Mrs. L. P. Stewart. Piano solo, "Prelude, 1 ' Marian Frazee. Piano solo, "April Fancies," Nancy Gregory. A delicious lunch was served by Mrs. B. H. Frazee and Mrs. W. D. Lindsay, mothers of the little hostesses. The refreshing colors and delightful emblems of Saint Patrick's Day were carried-out,m full.. Favors were^miniature sail boats, which were made of half shells of English wall- nuts and filled with green gumdrops in _which were hoisted tiny sails of white paper. During the social hour musical games were played and piizcs won by Louise · Thornley, Marian Berg, Harold B. Dull and Charles McCormick. An out-of-town guest, little Miss Nancy Jean Painter of Mount Pleasant, was presented by Nancy L. Gregory, also of Mount Pleasant and a member ot the Connellsville club. At the close of the meeting the counselor, Mrs. Carl T. Anstine, announced that at the May meeting, prizes will be awarded to the members presenting the best papers on the "Life and Works of Mozart," The April meeting ot the club is to be held at the home of Mary Ann Porter in Wills road'with Sara Chinn co-hostess. lacci for twenty-Eight were laid at a dinner g t ven Sunday night at the chestrut lounge of Francis restaurant, Uniontown, by the Connellsville Chapter ot Setor. Hill Alumnae. Honored guests'Were Dr Jnmes A. Reeves, president of Seton Hill College, Gicensbuig; members of the college choir and Madame Emmy Oh!, director of the choir, and Rev. Francis J. Kolb, pastor of AH Saints Church of Masontown. The beaut.fully appointed table was centered with spring flowers. Each girl of the choir was presented with a corsage of red roses, tied with gold ribbon, accentuating the school colors, red and gold. Novel place cards in the same shade, look the form ot a radio "mike," radiating musical notes, and bearing the inscription, "Welcome Setonites-Con- nellsville Alumnae." Miss Margaret Kelly, soprano soloist with the choir, entertained with a number of selections at the close of the dinner. Members of the choir attending were Florence Wayne, Patricia Waters, Mary Regina Munhall, Helen McKenzie, Beatrice Mahoney, Geraldine Fesenmyer, Dorothy Marie Bel!, Elaine Schiller, Mildred Wargo- vich, Margaret M. Kelly, Ruth Anne Skeehan, Betty Koch, Henrietta Frank, Ruth Carroll, Mary Penman, Betty Wolf, Ruth Matkovich, Yvonne Lutherand Beatrice McMahan. In the hostess group were Miss Eleanor Roland, president of the alumnae; Miss Alice Murphy, general chairman of arrangements, ments; Misses Loretta and Marelyn Galiardi, Miss Margaret Vernon Miss Maiy Highberger and Miss Dorothy Mathias, all of this place. tTJCY SPK.OAT, STUDENT NURSE, - IS HONORED WITH DINNER ." Miss Lucy Sproat, "a student-nurse at Frick Memorial Hospital at Mount Pleasant,-was feted-with a lovely 1" o'clock birthday dinner'Suriday at the home o£ Tier brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Davidson," of Hyndman street, South ConnellsVille. Dinner was "served at a beautifully appointed table,'the decorative motif being in keeping with Saint Patrick's Day. Covers were laid- for eight guests. A-large cake covered with white frosting and bearing the inscription, "Happy Birthday," in green formed the 'centerpiece. Slender £recn tapers in crystal holders were placed a't either" end of. the- table. T. Chinese 'checkerrTand cards were the diversions'of the afternoon. The honored guest received- many beautiful gifts. ---. --.- '' Out-of-town guests were Miss Kathryn Swartz, a student nurse at Prick Memorial Hospital, Miss Mary Sherrick and Miss Paulina Levinson also of Mount Pleasant, and Miss Hoselma Staulabaum of Uniontown. JENNIE LAYTON UNIT WDUt, MEET TUESDAY The Jennie Layton Auxiliary to the Baltimore Ohio Veterans Association will meet Tuesday night at teh Y. M. C. A. The meeting will begin promptly at 7 o'clock and will be followed by a Saint Patrick's Day party. Dawson Woman Hostess. ' The Gibson Memorial Sunday School Class of the Dawson Baptist Church held its monthly business meeting Friday night at the home of Mrs. Josephine Patrick.. The meeting was called.to order by the president, Margaret McCraclceaT -"The group sang the. class - theme song, after which Mary Edmundson read the Scripture and offered prayer. At the close of the meeting games were onjoycd. A dainty lunch was served by Viola Kcsslcr and Eva Kefter. Junior Mozart Club Will Meet Wednesday The Junior Mozart Club will be entertained Wednesday night at the home of Marian Harris, 235 South Prospect street. The following social committee wll assist: Marjorie Hay, Agnes Kane Ruth Harbaugh, Jean Goe, Billy Burkey and Joseph Carlton. V. OF F. W. AUXILIARY WILL FETE FIVE MEMBERS The Ladles Auxiliary to Walter E Brown Post ot the Veterans of Foreign Wars will meet in regular session at 7:45 o'clock Wednesday at V ot F. W. Home. A party honoring Mrs. June Cook, Mrs. Clara Sperry Mrs. Mdrgaret Pickard, Mrs. Lottie Buriows and Miss Ora Hnwk, the oc cssion marking their birthdays, wt! follow the meeting. Members wll give a handkerchief shower. Lunch will be served, after which a socia hour will be held D. D. D. CLUB MEETS WITH MRS. RALPH DAVIDSON The D. D. D. Club met Friday night with Mrs. Ralph Davidson at her home in Hyndman-street,"-South Connellsville with thirteen members in attendance. ' j - ~ Concluding the sho'rt business session, cards and Chinese checkers were played.* Prizes were won by the following: Five, hundred, Mrs. Ray Rarr.age; "draw, Mrs.'Paul Soisson; Chinese checkers,-Mrs. Melford Cross. Mrs". James Soisson received the "p"i1"."~ : - : " The hostess, assisted by her daughter, Miss Norma Jean, served a dainty lunch. The club will next meet Friday, March 24, at the home of Mrs. Fred Soisson, First street, South Connellsville. Mrs. Albert Helms will be the hostess;.... DEBORAH BIBLE CLASS MEETING ANNOUNCED The Deborah Bible Class' of the First Presbyterian Church will hold its regular meeting at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the home of Mrs S. R. Cox, North Sixth street. Wcs Side. Mrs. J. L. ProudfH will lead in the study of Daniel, chapter 8. t food sale will be held at this meet ing. MRS. W. P. PUNTEK IS . . ' ..HOSTESS TO SEWING CIRCLE - "The Pristnia Se'wing'Circle was delightfully entertained - Friday night b'y Mrs. William P. Phuntek at her home "at Poplar Grove. The new officers were in charge. They are: President, -Mrs. Effie- Kooser; treasurer, Mrs.- Phuntek and secietary, Mrs. Carl-Morgan. Eleven members and two_guests were present. Chinese checkers-were played, prizes going to Miss Delia Mae Barnes, Mrs. Harry Ansel] and Mrs. Uffie Kooser. A tasty lunch was served. Appointments were in keeping with Saint ·Patrick's Day. At the business meeting the circle decided to give S10 to the Kmetz family whose home was destroyed by fire. .. _ First U. B. Church. Meetings of the Onward and Y. M. B. classes of the First United Brethren Church are scheduled for tonight. The Friendship Bible Class will meet Tuesday night at "the home of the teacher, S. K. Huey, 508 Race street, with Mrs. Huey hostess. Charlotte and Dorothy Schlmger will entertain the Tried and True Class Tuesday night at their home, corner of Davidson avenue and Sycamore streets. Irene Thrasher is devotional leader. The Royal Circle Class will meet Friday night at the. home of Mr°j. C.;M. Stone, 211 . Lincoln avenue. The committee consists of Mrs. William M. Fox, Mrs. John Oker, Mrs. George LaRue, Mrs. Carrie Hoover and Mrs. E. C. Henry. The theme is "Home Lite Around the World." GERTRUDE EDWARS BRIDE OF LEISENRING MA: Mr. and Mrs. William King of 13 North Third street, West Side, an nounce the marriage of their daugh tor, Miss Gertrude Edwards, George Williams of Leisenring 3 The ceremony was performed Winchester, Va., Saturday mornin by Rev. S. S. Bnggs, pastor of th First Baptist Churt.li of Winchester Mr. and Mrs. W.lhams are resid ing for the present with the bride' parents. LODGE BALBO WILL INITIATE MEMBER Lodge Balbo Aquila D'ltalia meet at 7:30 o'clock Tuesday nigh There will be initiation of new members. Miss Marie Prudente will be the presiding officer. Uniontown Couple Married. At a quiet ceremony Saturday morning at the parsonage of the Central Christian Church-of "Uniontown, Miss Isabelle V. Sutton, daughter of Mrs. Lee Fields of Uniontown, became the bride of George H. Hcin- baugh of .Uniontown. Rev. Leroy F. Carter read the service at 11:30 o'clock. A wedding dinner was served Sunday evening at the home o£ the bride's mother. W. B. A. Will Meet. The Woman's Benefit Association will meet at 7:30 o'clock Tuesday nighE at Odd Fellows hall for its regular business session. With Mrs. Albert Durie. Mrs. Albert Durie will entertain the Greenwood Fancywork Club Tuesday afternoon at her home in Morrell avenue. Will Meet Tuesday Night. Tiie regular business meeting of the Y. P. C. U. of the Firtt United Presbyterian Chin ch be held Tuesday evening at the social loom of the church. The time is 7 15. With Mrs. Francis Thomas. . The R. M. T. Club -will meet at 8 o'clock Tuesday, evening at the home of Mrs. Francis Thomas, South Connellsville. Will Entertain Club. Mrs. W. T. Smith will entertain the Silver Thimble Club Wednesday afternoon at her home, 93 Wills road. BARCLAY ON BRIDGE B y S h e p a r d B a r c l a y "The Authority on Authorities" Tries to Protect Son. day lor her health but She does not LO.NDON, Mtir. 13.--Mi.-, Louis "let on" to her' son, James. James Lairet, 103, ot Chartham, takes a is 34 and she dies not want him led "wee diop o' whisky" three times a astray. DONT GET TOO EXCITED SOME PLAYERS go emotional whenever a pre-emptive bid Is made against them. They treat it as a personal affront, as If their opponents had no right to prevent them from making a game that has been dealt to them. And, as If with vindictive fury, they go ahead and bid their own suit anyway j seeming to presume that their partner has 'whatever is needed to (produce the game. As a consequence, they take some fearful seta, even when neither side could have made a game. game, in the other major suit, he called 4-Spades. Wasn't that a luscious morsel for North to double? Even though he knew from his partner's call that he would have to take all of the setting tricks himself. Poor benighted West lost seven tricks, three in the trump suit, two in diamonds, and two in clubs, so wag set four tricks, 1100 points. The saddest thing about it was that South could not have made hia contract, even with that very fine dummy which North would have laid down for him. A trick would have been lost in each suit if West had seen fit merely to double the 4-Hearts or else play against it un- doubled, as some players would have done, fearing that some of their high cards would have been trumped. Tomorrow's Problem V Q 10 9 7 6 5 4 3 1 * S 5 * 8 (Dealer: South. East-West vulnerable. ) If ever a player had a hand perfectly suited to pre-emptive bidding, it was South on this deal. T?tq hand was so woefully worthless at anything except hearts that the defense against the opponents' bid would devolve entirely upon hia partner. So he opened with 4-Hearts. West was the positive type of player who hates to be silenced. Acting almost as If tho hostile shutout guaranteed hia side possessed a 4, A K Q 9 V A K J 8 6 4 4 A K 3 4, None (Dealer: South. Both sides vulnerable.) After South's 2-Hearts and North's 2-No trump, why should South now bid 3-Spadea instead of rebidding his six-card suit first? 1P3£ br Krng Feihim Syndicate. IDC. On Visit to U.S. Eve Curie, daughter and pher of tho late Madame Curie, scientist who (rained world-wide fame for her discoveries in radium, is pictured as she arrived in New York from France for a lecture to ur. Mass Bible Class Conference Tonight At Asbury Church Sunday School Attendance Tops Three Thousand According to tho information gathered by the District Sunday School Assocution for Sundny, March 12, there was a decided increase in Sunday school attendance that date On the pi acceding Sunday there had been an. attendance for the District of 2,995. Yesterday trie figure rose to 3,223. As will be noted from the following detailed report the increase was not coniined to a few schools but was lather a general trend. Trinity Luthcrjn . 487 Melhodis.1 Protestant _ 444 First United Brethren . 364 First Methodist Episcopal ..__. 353 First Baptist _ 288 First Prcsbytetian 223 United Presbyterian . 220 E\ angelical . - _ _ 213 First Christian . 212 Church of Brethren . ,, 127 Greenwood M. E. 87 St. John's Lutheran 87 Trinity Reformed _ . . _ . _ _ _ . 6 5 Union Baptist _ 53 Dunbar Methodist Protostrat 281 COUNCIL MEETS THIS EVENING Monthly meeting of City Council will oe held at 7:30 o'clock this evening Boys Born at Hospital. Two boys were born at Connellsville State Hospital over the week-end. The first, to Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Cunningham of Vj-iderbilt, arrived st 1058 o c l o f k Saturday mornins and the second to Mr. and Mis. Jarr.es Scott at 10 o'clock this morning A regional evangelistic conference of adult Bible classes ot Faycttc Westmoreland, Greene and Washington counties opened this afternoon at Asbury M. E. Church in Uniontown and will close tonight with a mass rally at 7:30 o'clock. | The session nt 1:30 o'clock is lor pastors and superintendents. Dinner was scheduled for 6 o'clock. The mass rally speaker is Rev. F. H. Stoddard of Bellevue Baptist Church, Pittsburgh, whose theme is "Vfe Who Would Build the Cily." Following the mass "meeting there will be discussion gioups. Tavernkeeper Runs Into Double Trouble Before Liquor Board Special to The Ccurler. PITTSBURGH, Mar. 13.--Tavern- keeper Snm Fee ran into "double ti cubic" at a liquor board hearing Satuiday. He was accused of violating the State liquor laws in two taverns. Agents testified they bought pints of whisky in Fee's bar at Uniontown and at a beer garden at Republic, also operated by him. In addition, it was charged, his taverns sold diinks on election day, November 8. Protesting his mnocence, Fee gazed at the ceiling ind said: "I don't know any more about it than that fly up there," pointing to an eaily insect that had introduced on the liquor healings. Representative Daly Dies, in Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA^ Mar. 13.--Representative J. Burwood Dnly, D., Pa., died today al the United States Naval Hospital here o£ bronchial pneumonia. Daly, who was 67, had been ill lor six weeks. Daly had served m the House since 1934 as a representative of Pennsylvania's fourth Congressional district. He was reelected in 1936 and again in 1938. His widow, four sons and a daughter survive. Do This If You're FIRE CHiEFS WILL MEET WEDNESDAY Southwestern Pennsylvania Fire Chiefs and Assistant Chiefs Association will meet Wednesday night with Jeerson Volunteer Fire Department in Greene county. 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