The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 5, 1955 · Page 2
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 2

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, February 5, 1955
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PAGE TWO BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 1955 Miss Millie Ann Mallory, Society Editor Society News - llm-v Sncipt.v Rrtirnr • Pho Phone 3-4461 Supper Party Given at Country Club for Miss Monaghan, Mr. Gee • Miss Rosemary Monaghan and E. B. Gee, Jr., ivere again honored last night when Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Councille entertained with a supper party at the Country Club. Guests were seated at a U-shaped table which was centered with an all-white arrangement of snapdragons and candy tuft. The bride-elect's place was marked with a gardenia corsage and Mr. Gee's place was marked with a white carnation boutonnier. Place- cards for the guests were silver wedding bells. Miss Monaghan wore for the occasion a white faille cocktail dress with matching jacket embroidered in seed pearls and featuring a peplum. The full skirt was worn over several can-can petticoats. The couple was presented with novelty gifts and silver in their chosen pattern by their hosts. Mr. and Mrs. Matt Monaghan, parents of the bride-elect, and Mr. and Mis. E. B. Gee, parents of the groom-elect, were special guests. Out-of-town guests were Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Van Zandt of Little Rock. Mrs. Dillard Complimented with Tea at Bryan Home in Osceola Highlighting the weekend of social activities in Osceola was the formal tea yesterday afternoon at the home of Mrs. R. C. Bryan with Mrs. Newton Johnson and Mrs. P. U. Johnson, co-hostesses. The event honored a new brid Mrs. Lawrence Dillard, Jr. The tea carried out a brid theme using: shades of pink a white in the floral decoration: Bouquets of deep pink roses al pale pink stocks decorated the lo' er floor of the Bryan home. The refreshment table was layi with a Florentine handmade clo and was centered by pink rose; pink stocks and studded with pin maline fluffs. An array of hors-d oeuvres and tiny wedding cake; Were served from the table. Greeting the 'guests in the foye were Mrs. Bryan's twin nieces anc sisters of Mr. Dillard, the Missei Mary and Martha Dillard. They wore Identical frocks o! deep aqua silk net ballerinas will sequin cummerbunds. Wrist gar denla corsages completed their eii sembles. They ushered guests intt the living room where the receiv ing line, was formed. Mrs. Bryan wore an afternooi dress of Alice blue silk lace whicl featured a removable jacket. Sh pinned a purple orchid at he shoulder. The honoree wore an emera green net floor length formal will matching stole and a white orchid corsage. Mrs. P. D. Johnson was attired in a seafoam peau-de-soie over matching satin. A stole of matching satin formed a portrait neckline. Her corsage was of pale pink feathered carnations. Mrs. Newton Johnson was dressed for the event in an off- white satin with panels of black Chantilly silk lace. Her waist corsage was of gardenias. Miss Nancy Ohlendorf, assisting the hostesses, was attired in a white net ballerina frock with tiny ruffles outlined in metallic thread. She wore a bracelet of baby gardenias. Miss Jean Johnson, who also assisted, wore a white silk net bnl- lerina length formal with bouffant skirt and matching stole. She wore a gardenia corsage. Presiding at the tea and coffee services were Miss Jeanette Bowen and Mrs. D. B. Page. Miss Bowen wore n strapless maize net. Her bouffant skirt was attached to a taffeta cummerbund. Her wrist corsage was of gar- ie, denias. Mrs. Page wore a ballerina frock lal in heavenly blue taffeta. A panel nd of seed pearls and sequins was ex- is, tended from the waist to the hem line of the voluminous skirt. Three-hundred guests called from 3 to 6 p.m. to meet the young ;d bride, ith * Mrs. Williams ;S ir Guest of Chapter N PEO Mrs. W. Marion Williams, member of Chapter D PEO Sisterhood, was a guest yesterday of Chapter N PEO „ Sisterhood when the group met at i- the home of Mrs. Charles Crigger, Jr.. Yyacinths were used to decorate the Crigger home when Mrs. B. A. Nelson presided over the meeting in the absence of the president, Mrs. Chester Caldwell. Mrs. Williams reviewed the book, "BlessvThis House," by Nora Lofts, and at the conclusion of the meeting the hostess served a dessert course. dd Dorcas Class Has Regular Meeting at Church Dorcas Sunday School Class of First Baptist Church met at the church yesterday for its regular monthly meeting. Mrs. Charles Newcomb and Mrs. H. L. Chambers were hostesses to the ;5 members and five guests present. Mrs. W. M. Lewis presided over the meeting and Mrs. E. E. Alexander gave the devotional. At the conclusion of the meeting, the hostesses server refreshments of coffee and cake. Out-of-town guests at the mcet- e were Mrs. Oletin Oebert, of St. Louis. Mrs. C. E. Wilson of Memphis and Mrs. Gladys Clevenger of Mt. Vernon, 111. It's So Smart And Young 8079 10-20 By Sue Burnett Slim as a pencil and so youthful and up-to-the-minute. A go-e'very- where sheath decorated with embroidered flowers. Pattern No. 8019 is in sizes 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20. Size 12, 2i» yards of 36 or 39-Inch. Transfer Included. For this pattern, send 35c in COINS, your name, address, size desired, and the'PATTERN KUM BER to Sue Burnett, Courier News, 372 W. CJulncy Street, Chicago 6, 111. Include .an additional 36 cents with your pattern order for the latest issue of our pattern catalog, Basic FASHION. The spring & sum- mcr '55 l.wjic it filled with smart, »«w-e««y itylei. IBits of News! loA ttu f^ert on at Mrs. Gladys Clevenger of Ml, Vernon, 111,', the the guests of her daughter, Mrs. Otis Shepherd. Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Platt returned yesterday from Chicago and St. Louis where they visited relatives and conducted business. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Rosenthal have returned from a "business trip to St. Louis. Mr and Mrs. Allie O'Neal announce the birth of a daughter last Saturday at Walls Hospital. The baby who has been named Linda Kay has two brothers. Mrs. Hazel McWilliams, who underwent major surgery Jan, 25 at Blytheville Hospital, is now at her home. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Van Zandt of Little Rock are .the weekend guests of her parents, Mir. and Mrs. Henry Humphreys. Mr. and Mrs. Russell C. Fan* are vacationing in Florida. Chris Tompkins, who underwent surgery at Methodist Hospital in Memphis several weeks .ago, was returned to his home afc Burdette yesterday. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Patton and children of Jonesboro are the guests of her mother, Mrs. Ed Foster. Mr. and Mrs. B. O. Burton and daughters of Little Rock are the weekend guests of Mrs, Amelia Long and Miss Margaret Long. Johnny Loggins returned to Texas A & M yesterday after having spent the 1 semester holidays here visiting hfs parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Loggins. Carmen Johnson of Memphis arrived last night to join his wife and daughter and to be the weekend guest of Mrs. A. H. Webb and children. Mrs. Johnson and daughter have spent the week in the Webb honie. Rene George Guest at Beta Lambda Club Beta Lambda Club met at the Rustic Inn this week for their regular meeting. Mrs. Steven Johns wns the hostess, Rene George was 'the Ruest speaker and following his talk .the remainder of the evening was spent informally. The hostess served a dessert course. Vendredi Bridge Club Conducts Game in Home Mrs. George Anderson entertained members of Vendredi Bridge Club at the home of her mother. Mrs. Fred Bean, last night. Guests of the club members were Mrs. Bob Blaylock and Mrs. Bob Huff. Bridge winners were Mrs. Robert Metcalfe, high, Mrs. Sanford Torn- Ilnson, second high, and Mrs. R. L. Gardener,' Jr., bridgo. A dessert course preceded the games. In Osceola ... You may buy the Courier News at Cramer's Cafe and Reidy Drugs At The Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed; Mrs. Ira Gray, city Hazel McWilliams, city Mrs. J. J. Weaver, city Becky Henderson, Manila Eugene Thaxton, city Theodore Hooks, Osceola Mrs. W. S. Allen, city ChicJfasawba Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. James L. Bowling and baby, Ar morel Mrs. Harold Bunn and baby, city Mrs. Maggie Riter, Tyronza Mrs. Mildred Webb. Dyess Walls Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Edmond Wilson. Rt. 3, city Miss Reba Maxwell, Rt. 3, city Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p. m. Admission 15c & 35c At All Times LAST TIMES TODAY Double Feature THE THRILLS ARE ROBERT C.RUARKS AFRICA ADVENTURE* '-=PATHECOLOR Vft —AND— "TAMING THE WEST" With Wild Bill Elliott Serial "Batman" No. 15 And Cartoon SUNDAY & MONDAY . Double Feature —AND— WALTER WANGER fTULSA With Susan Hayward METRO NEWS VOWS EXCHANGED — In a ceremony solemnized at 4:30 p.m. yesterday Miss Geneva Lee became the bride o£ Billy Joe Porter in the home of the Rev. Carl Denny. (Courier Newt Photo) Vows are Exchanged in Ceremony By Billy Joe Porter, Miss Lee In a ceremony solemnized yesterday afternoon at the home of the Rev. Carl Denny, pastor of Gateway Tabernacle,; Miss Geneva Lee, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. .Richard Lee, became the bride of Billy Joe Porter, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Porter. | Miss Elizabeth Lee, wearing a* - ~~ light blue wool suit trimmed with rhinestones and navy accessories and white carnation corsage, served her sister as maid of honor. The bride wore for her marriage Coming Events SATURDAY University Club meets at Hotel Noble, 9 p. m. Hosts are Mr. and Mrs. R. I. Thompson, Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Smith and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Stovall. MONDAY Altar Society of Immaculate Conception Church meets in school hall, 8 p.m. Blytheville Unit of Hairdressers have social at home of Mrs. Clulr Miller. Woman's Auxilitary of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church meete at Parish House, 8 p.m. Trinity Baptist WMU meets at church, 2 p.m. Mildred Matthew Circle meets with Mrs. Jj. D. Marr, 7:30 p.m. and Marion Cook Circle meets with Mrs. Gay Parrlsh, 7:30 p.m. WSCS of First Methodist Church has luncheon-program at church, 1 p.m. Wesleyan Service Guild of First Methodist Church meets with Mrs. Jack Owen. WMS of First Baptist Church has 1 p.m. luncheon followed with program, 2 p.m. Executive board of Women of the Presbyterian Church meets at 2:30 p.m. TUESDAY Charlevoix Chapter of DAR meets at IZctel Noble, 1 p.m. Mrs. E. J. Cure and Mrs. O. O. Hardaway are hostesses. Annto Armttrong Circle me«t« with MM. 0. 3. Birmingham, 7:50 p.m. Country Club Bridge League meets. La Petite Club meets with Mrs. Rupert Crafton, Mrs. Jesse Taylor entertains Tuesday Bridge Club. GIB Bridge Club meeUi with Mrs. Tom A. Little, Jr. Miss Betty Nell Holland entertains NN Bridge Club. Octave Club meets with Mr«. Harry Bogan. WEDNESDAY Chapter D PEO meets with Mrs. W. T. Rainwater for 1 p.m. luncheon. Mrs. R. A. Porter is co-hostess. NOW Club meets with Mr*. Floyd Doyle, 810 N. 21st, 7:30 p.m. Ladies of Country Club entertaining with luncheon for members and guests, 1 p.m., followed by bridge and canasta games. Town and Country Club meets with Mrs. C. Modlnger. Mrs. Jerry Scrape entertains TLE Bridge Club. Mrs. R. C. Allen entertains Club Eight. THURSDAY Mrs. Hank Dodd entertains Vendredi Bridge Club. Duplicate Bridge League meets. Lottie Moon YWA meets at church for Sweetheart Banquet, 7 p.m. Mrs. J. M, Williams, Jr., entertains Kibitzer Club. Chlllion Club meets with Mrs. W. Mrs. Long, Mrs. Thomasson Guest of Club Mrs. Toby Long and Mrs. Vernon Tliomasson were guests yesterday when Mrs. Parris McCalla WM hostess to the Friday Club. Bridge winners were Mrs. Thomasson, high, Mrs. Ed Tune, second high, and Mrs. Jimmy Stevenson, brldgo. A dessert course preceded tlH games. Smocking Is no longer waited on the young. The freshest in winter lingerie from a big designer clniK's smocking back Into th» nlghtlme circle. A wonderful peignoir with a bow tie ha« it on the the yoke, the richly-done push-up sleeves. Nice for a bride. A. Holllngswortli. Mrs. N. G. Jerome entertains L& Nueve Club. Mrs. Joe McHaney entertain* OEO Club. Mrs. J. E. Dicks entertains Midweek Club. FRIDAV Friday Club meets with Mrs. James Roy. SATURDAY Duplicate Bridge League meets. 0 blue faille street length dress with matching jacket which was trimmed with black velvet collar. She wore black accessories and a white carnation! corsage. Charles Bogan served Mr. Porter as best man. Mrs. Porter is a graduate of Gosnell High School where she was valedictorian of her class, member of the Beta Club, president of the senior class and awarded the Daughters of American Revolution Good citizenship award. She is now employed in the Farmers Bank Insurance Department. The groom is a graduate of BLy- theville High School where he was active in sports and has served seven years. in' the Army. He is the recipient of the Purple Heart. The couple win maite their home in Blytheville. Mrs. Thompson Entertains La Finesse Club] A Valentine motif was carried out ; in decorations in the home of Mrs. j R. L Thompson yesterday when she i entertained La Finesse Club. . | White hyacinths were used to, center individual tables guests were j seated. I Mrs. W. M, Jontz won high in j bridge games and Mrs. Grady Magee ! won second high and bridgo. Guests of the club members were . Mrs. Conner Taylor, Mrs. Magee and \ Mrs, Tom Little, Jr. While you're down on your knees scrubbing the floor, don't forget to give the plumbing. underneath the sink a scrubbing with hot soapsud, too. Listen to KLCN at 10:10 a.m. and 4 p.m. for Ritz & Roxy. Program Announcements SATURDAY ONLY Double Feature —AND— Scott Brady In 11 "Law vs. Billy the Kid" ALSO CARTOON SUN. TUES. AS WILD AS THE WILDERNESS SETTING I OF ITS DRAMATIC STORY! 1 IN COLOR AND scoPE <*> ROBERT TAYLOR ELEANOR PARKER VICTOR mm • RUSS IAMBLYN • er mm • IKMES ARNESS s tW h,,,, ransom MI i..- - .„-, „,•!., ...,.,, »„„„„„ „ uiwm COUM Paramount Newt & Selected Shorts THEATRE On West Main St. in Blytheville Phone 3-4621 Weekdays Show Starts 7:00 p.m.—Sat. & Sun. 1:00 p.m. SATURDAY-Double Feature —A N D— Walt Disney's Romantic Adventure! RANDOLPH SCOn DINAH SHORE GYPSY ROSE LEE SV BOB BURNS BELLE , OFTHE YUKON d the ROSE RICHARD TODD • GLYNIS JOHNS • TECHNICOLOR^ KinlM*! k r UO tgfo n««rii It O Win 0*.., h.4,,«. M sfi —ALSO— CARTOON & SERIAL SATURDAY OWL SHOW 11:30 P. M. ALSO CARTOON VICTOR HUGO'S * HUNCHBACK OF SUNDAY & MONDAY-DOUBLE FEATURE All the rhythm...the , romance... the songs and the laughter i of America's f, Dancing Years! \JAMESSWM-JUIALIYSON MILLER STORY" FRANCES LANGFORD- LOUIS ARMSTRONG-GENE KROPA-BEN POLLACK-TOE MODERNAIRES h MHOKY Him . MM b. Yd FNII«F JIMS M BSfJH FBniMfY . MM N UMH —AN D— M-O-M'. GIGANTIC ADVENTURE! - ~.— ifr.-. A I f A ttuu TADinnu CARTOON It's Coming Soon! »,

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