The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 16, 1955 · Page 4
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Wednesday, February 16, 1955
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FAOB rerun BLYTHEVULE (ARK.) COURIER NEWTS WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY, 16, 1985 - Society News - a Ann Mollm-u Snpiorv Rriitrir f ' PhOHB Miu Millie Ann Mallory, Society Editor 3-4461 ENGAGED — Miss Mimi Herring of Warren, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Perry Herring, will become the bride of James Eberdt Gossett, son of Mrs. Callaway B. Gossett and the late Mr. Gossett of Burdette. Engagement of Miss Mimi Herring To James Eberdt Gossett Is Told . Mr. and Mrs. Perry Herring of Warren today announce the engagement of their daughter, Mimi, to James'Eberdt Gossett, son of Mrs. Callaway B. Gossett and the late Mr. Gossett of Burdette. Miss Herring attended Montlcello A. and M. College and graduated from Arkansas State Teachers College where she was a member of Delta Sigma Epsllon Sorority and was elected Scroll Queen. She is now teaching home economics In Star City High School. Mr. Gossett, a ministerial student at Hendrix College, will graduate in June and will enter South- ern Methodist University in the fall. He is a member of Blue Key Honorary Fraternity and is president of Student Government at Hendrix. Both Miss Herring and Mr. Gossett were chosen for Who's Who in American - Colleges and Universities. Wedding plans will be announced at a later date. *Uwkr the Three Gold Balls/' Theme ofLimcheonGivmbyMrs.Day "Under the Three Gold Balls," the pawn brokers' symbol, was the theme of the luncheon yesterday by Mrs. Mason Day, Jr., for 15 young matrons. Guests were Mrs. Rosco Crafton, Jr., Mrs. William S. Rader, Mrs. Everett Peterson, Mrs. Elbert Johnson, Mrs. Robert I. Thompson, Mrs. George Anderson, Mrs. Max B. Harrison, Mrs. Charles Craig, Mrs. Jack Webb, Mrs. Rudolph Ritter, Mrs. Conner Taylor, Mrs. William O. Boone. Mrs. Wallace Smith, Mrs. Whitney Morgan, Jr., and Mrs. Todd S. Harrison. The table from which a two-course luncheon was served was decorated to represent a pawn shop display New Liberty GA Conducts Meeting In Gunter Home Intermediate Girl's Auxiliary of New Liberty Baptist Church met at the tiome of Linda Gunter Monday night. Group singing opened the meeting and the roll call was answered with repeating of the watchword. Judy Middleton led the opening prayer. Mrs. J. E. Gunter gave the devotional and those taking parts on the program were Brenda Long, Patsy Fikes, Kay McDaniel, Linda Gunter, Geraldine Langley, Elaine McDaniel and Judy Middleton. The closing prayer R-as given by Brenda Long and Mrs. James E. Middleton served refreshments to the group. window. A yellow cloth overlaid the table and a green strip was uyed down the center of the table. Arrangement of tulips centered the table and suspended above this were three large gold foil balls. Guests were seated at individual tables which were centered with the three gold balls nestled on white foam bases and surrounded with white roaline fluffs and satin bows. Placecards were pawn shop tickets tied with green bows. After lunch the guests swapped kitchen articles with a recipe attached to each. Annie Armstrong Circle Has Program in Home Annie Armstrong Circle of Trinity Baptist Church met at the home of Mrs. C. S. Birmingham with eight members and two visitors, Mrs. B. L. Van Cleve and Miss Wright, present. Repeating of the watchword opened the meeting and Mrs. Max Koonce gave the opening prayer and devotional. Those taking parts no the program were Mrs. Bill Lowe, Mrs. P. L. Wicker, Mrs. H. E. Van Cleve, Mrs. Mary Lyon, Mrs. Birmingham and Mrs. Koonce. Miss Wright dismissed the group and the hostess served refreshments. Trinity WMU Conducts Meeting Miss Belly Ann Klenn Miss Klenn Engaged to Samuel Kenley Mr. and Mrs. D. Ben Klenn of Bennett, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Betty Ann. to Samuel Clelly Kenley, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Kenley of Holland, Mo. Miss Klenn is a graduate of Doniphan High School and is now a sophomore at Missouri State Teachers College at Cape Girardeau. Mr. Kenley is a graduate of Upl- land High School and is now majoring In vocational agriculture at University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo. A June 10th wedding is planned by the couple. ProgramPresented By Calvary WMU At Church Here Calvary Baptist Women's Missionary Union met at the church Monday with Mrs. James Melton presiding. Repeating of the watchword opened the meeting and Mrs. H. J. Fondren gave the devotional and opening prayer and was in charge oi the program. Those taking part on the program were Mrs. Virginia Taylor, Mrs. Anna^ Johnesse, Mrs. Fred Philbrook, Mrs. Raymond Bomnr, Mrs. Melton, Mrs. Nora Lunsford and Mrs. Buddy Baughman. Mrs. Ei^nest Glenn dismissed the group with prayer. Business Women's Circles Three and Four met at the church last night for a mission study program with nine members and two visitors. Miss Ann Nance and Mrs. Charles McDaniel, present. Mrs. Melton opened the meeting with prayer and Mrs. Jim Ross taught the mission study and dismissed the group with prayer. World Day Of Prayer Observed Dell Methodist Women's Society of Christian Service met at the Dell School home economics cottage Monday night for its regular meeting. Mrs. O. M. Giliner was in charge of the program on "The Driving Power." She was assisted by Mrs. B. D. Keener, Mrs. D. Wells and Mrs. L. M. Moody. A World Day of Prayer Service was held with Mrs. Noble Gill in charge. Those assisting were Mrs. Lester Gill, Mrs. Earl Brownlee, Mrs. Floyd Phillip and Mrs. Dave Cranford. Mrs. R. G. Edwards conducted the business session nnd in the so- einl hour refreshments were served by Mrs. Lamar Wilborn. Guests of the group-were Mrs. Brownlee and Mrs. Phillip. Trinity Baptist Women's Missionary Union met at the church Monday afternoon for a business meeting with 19 members and three visitors present. Repeating of the watchword opened the .meeting followed with prayer by Mrs. H. H. Burnett. Mrs. Bill Cook presided over the meeting and Mrs. A. D. Priest gave the mission study on Alaska. Gifts were bronchi, by the group and a Valentine box was fixed for Mrs. R. W. Wooten, president of the group who is ill. Mildred Matthew Circle met with Mrs. Alvin Pitchard with 11 members and one new member, Mrs. R. F. Pike, present. Mrs. Gaylord Lewis opened the meeting with prayer and Mrs, Pritchard gave the devotional. The mission study was tawrht by Mrs, L, D, Marr and Mrs, Lewis. Mrs. Ernest Walker conducted thp|LOnG OQK HD business session and Mrs. Bobby' Webb dismissed the group. Mrs, Wyart Guest of Bridge Club Mrs. William Wyatt was a guest yesterday when Mrs. C. E. Crigger entrrtalned the Tuesday Bridge Club. Yellow tulips were used to decorate the Crigger home. Mrs. E. M. Regenold and Mrs. Max Reid were winners in the bridge games. A dessert course preceded the Barnes. Club Meets In Moore Home Lone Onk Home Demonstration Club met fit the home of Mrs. Fnr- rr?t Moore yesterday with II members present. Mrs. Leslie Moore presided over the meeting when plans were made for a bnke sale April n and a quilt- inc-bee at the home of Mrs. Leslie Moore Feb. 22. Mrs. O. M. Mitchell gave the devotional find Mrs. Glenn Alexander was in charge of the roll call. The eye-opener was given by Mrs. Leslie Moore on shells and coral from Florida and Mrs. Mitchell gave a talk on etiquette. Each member quilted a block for the hostess and refreshments were served. ONE DCLLAC For the iow price of one dollar you may have a fine quality 5x7 portrait made during our adult introductory offer! And you selfect from the proof of your choice! Additional prints at re-order price. LEE BEARDEN PHOTOGRAPHY CHILD ART STUDIO Dial 8-8666—Opm tH 8 p. m. by Appointment Bits of News Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Bearden o! Trinidad, Colo., were the overnight guests of Mr. and Mrs. S. E. Tune and Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Smith last night., Randal Hawks and son, Randy, are spending several days at Hardy on business. Pamela Crafton, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rupert Crafton. is confined to her home with 'flu. Mrs. Joe R. Goodman, Jr,, and son, Joe Robert, of Pine Bluff, are the houseguesis of Mr. and Mrs. Everett Clark. Mrs. Goodman came especially to attend the meeting of the Corps of Engineers Woman's Club tomorrow, Mr. and Mrs. Utho Barnes and Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Dean are vacationing in Texas and Mexico. Condition of T. B. O'Keefe, who underwent major surgery at Methodist Hospital in Memphis yesterday, is reported to be satisfactory. He is in Room 225. His wife and son, W. H. O'Keefe, and Mrs. O'Keefe are in Memphis with him. Condition of G. C. Hawks, who underwent major surgery at Baptist Hospital in Memphis Friday is reported" to be satisfactory. He is in Room 249. Jim Fields entered Chickasawba Hospital yesterday for observation. Mrs. Ross Moore is a patient in Chicka?awba Hospital. Mrs. P. D. Foster, Jr., and Mrs. Vernon Thomnsson spent yesterday in Memphis. Condition of Louis Lynch, who is a patient in Chickasawba Hospital, is reported to be improved. Mrs. John Scott, Mrs. Q. H. White. Mrs. Dan Cain, and Miss Edna Smith spent yesterday in Memphis. Mrs. Bobby McFarfand is leaving tomorrow for Camp Gordan, Ga., to visit her husband, pvt. McFarland who is stationed there. She is accompanying Mrs,, Snow Wilson, n, and Mrs. Snow Wilson, III, of Osceola on the trip. Mrs. J. D. McDowell entered Blytheville Hospital today to undergo treatment. , Mrs. W. D. Godwin, Mrs. Howard Bowen, Mrs. A. P. Burks, Ronnie Ashby and Lawrence Henson have returned from a three-week western vacation. .They visited Mrs. Godwin's daughter, Mrs. Prank Holder at Osceanside, Calif., and Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Ashby and Mr. and Mrs. L. K. Ashby at Torrance. Calif. They also visited in Mexico, Nevada and at.Catalina Island. Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie Kittany are the parents of a daughter born Saturday nt Chickasawba Hospital. The baby, who has been named Mary Matilda, has a brother, James Francis, and a sister, Norma Jean. Mrs. Elzie Wheeler, Mrs. Monroe Besharse and Miss Jerrie Wheeler spent yesterday in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. Van Wright of Little Rock will be the overnight guests of Mr. and Mrs. R. V. Mai- lory and daughters tonight. Mr. and Mrs. Pat Fleming of Chattanooga, Tenn., announce the birth of their first child, a daughter, this morning. Mrs. Fleming is the former Miss Robert Bracey. daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Bracey, of Blythevllle. Cpl. Cooper Reid of Fort Jackson S. C., was the overnight guest of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Ray last night. Airman 3/C Re,x Lovell has returned to Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Tex., after spending a ten- day furlough here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. G. Lovell. CLASS LEADERS — Miss Gaye Waddell, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G. L. Waddell of Osceola, has been elected valedictorian of the Osceola High School senior class and George Mitchell Cone, son of Dr. and Mrs. George Cone, is salutatorlan of the graduating class. (Photos by Dave Travis) Miss Monaghan Again Honored With Coffee at Partlow Homej Miss Rosemary Monaghan was complimented again yesterday afternoon when Mrs. H. G. Partlow, Mrs. Marvin Nunn, Jr., Mrs. R. L. Gaines and Mrs. W. .M. Jontz entertained with a coffee in her honor at the Partlow home. Cub Scouts Of Pack 223 Have Banquet Cub Scouts of Pack-223 were honored at their Blue and Gold Banquet Monday night at the American Legion Hut. Hostesses were Den Mothers Mrs. John Holland, Mrs. Floyd Seay. Mrs. Caylon McGregor, Mrs, Herman Tinker and Mrs. John Storey. Parents and friends of the cubs were special guests. Dinner wtus served buffet style to the 125 attending from a table centered ivith a large blue and gold cake. Jim Cleveland was guest speaker along with Bill Clare,, scout executive. ' John Bay, Herman Turner, Jimmy Richardson and Richard Cronk, committeemen, were introduced by Fay Austin. Kenneth Richardson, district advancement chairman, presented the pack with a five-year veteran charter. Bobcat and one and two year service awards were presented by Jimmy Gill, clubmaster. Bobby Seay and Dean Storey were presented graduation certificates and are now eligible to en- BRIPE-ELECT—Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Adams of Bnssett announce the engagement of their daughter, Barbara Ann, to Raymond Lamar Meadows, son of Mr, and Mrs. Payton Meadowi of Osceola. Miss Adams is a senior at Shawnee High School and Mr. Meadows is employed In Osceola. ter the Boy Scouts. These were presented by Mr. Richardson. Mr. Clare dismissed the group with the Boy Scout benediction. Mrs. Elliott Entertains MNBridceClub Mrs. Jnck Elliott, entertained members of the NN Bridge Club at her home last night when she bad as a guost Mrs. Herman Besharse. Bridge winners were Miss Ramona Crafton. hish, Mrs. James Vest, second high, and Mrs. Besharse. bridgo. A dessert course was served at the conclusion of the games by the hostess. Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p. m. Admission 15c & 35c At All Times WED., & THURS. Double Feature —AND— MVID Also Cartoon "Mouse Takes Trip" Gup-sts were greeted ftt the door by Miss Monaghan who wore a yellow and white printed silk shantung dress with billowing skirt over several petticoats and matching Six-Week's Series Ended By League A six-week's series was concluded when the Country Club Bridge League played a three-table Howell movement last night. Series winners were Mrs. S. E. Tune, first with 59.6 per cent, Mrs. Eugenia Jenkins, second with 58 per cent, Mrs. C. C. Councille, third with 56.9, and Mrs. W. D. Chamblin, fourth with 56 per cent. Winners last night were Mrs. Councille and Mrs. Chamblin, first with 28'/z points, and Mrs. O. W. McCutchen and Mrs. F. E. Black, second with 2T/ 2 points. Bernard Gopch and Mrs. Henry Humphreys were in third place with 25 points. At The Hospitals BlythevMe Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. Ralph Gatewood and baby, Steele Mrs. James Vixon and baby, Rt. 1, city Claude Holmes, Rt. 1, Steele M. R. Klines. Rt. 3, city Chickasawba Hospital Dismissed: J. M. Williams, city O. C. Stone, city Mrs. James Rainwater, city Carol Fondren Craig, city Walls Hospital Dismissed: Paul Thomas. Holland John Thomas, Holland J. D. Dickson, city jacket. She was presented a pink camelli? rorsntre. Mrs. Matt Monaghan .mother of the honoree, Mrs. E. H. cee, muiaei 1 of the groom-elect, and the hostesses completed the receiving line. The two mothers were presented with pink camellia corsages. Individual pink cakes and coffee were served from a table overlaid with a Maderia cutwork cloth over pink and centered with an arrangement of pink.camellias interspersed with pink maline fluffs in a silver footed bowl. Mrs. Bob.Blodgett poured the first hour and Mrs. R. B. Stout presided at the silver service the second hour. Pink tapers m silver candlesticks were used on the buffet. Mrs. Tom T. Hunter of Phoenix, Ariz., grandmother of the groom- elect, was a special guest. Dip your feet into Spring-shine! Draperies and Slip Covers lookinqQrab? StaNu Revives Draperies and Slip Covers likeA^/O h't amazing how Sta*Nu reitoroi life or color lo dfnperiet end ilrp coven makn Ihem honfl and fit betler. Fobrici reiitt dirt, ipati, wrinfclei . .. drcperi« ar tlip eoven loil loogaH No «xlra chorgt for Sta*Nu finiihing with our drycleaning service) Call ui today! C& W Cleaners 300 S. Division Ph, 3-CMS Listen to KLCN at 10:10 a.m. and 4 p.m. for Rltz & Roxy Program Announcements • WED. • THURS. • FRI. MICKEY SPILLANE'S A MOVIE STAB NOW! il PAT O'BRIEN FA1A FIX: PHILIP MxUMMO I»«(S [HUM Wilt cwicnotr WfSffWftOtWM c Paramount News & Cintmascopt Short '/aem v Wearing a new 4-dimensional bow. . . the cling shoe at its daintiest, most feminine ever I In lustre calf- like frosting. Just one of Jacqueline's many new Spring styles. You'll find the style to suit your 'spring fervor' at Heuer's. THEATRE On W. Main 9*. In BlytheviHe Phone 3-4631 Weekdays Show Starts 7:0fl p.m., Sat., & Sun. 1:00 p.m. LAST TIMES TONIGHT Double Feature PARKER CHARUTO/V HES7ON HAN*LD MitDOUOAU « . .i«y hy Cirt SIM*™™ PARAMOUNT riCTUM ALSO SHORT THURSDAY and FRIDAY Double Feature CYD CHARISSE Also Cartoon t's Coming Soon

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