The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 19, 1955 · Page 2
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Saturday, February 19, 1955
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PAGE TWO BLYTHETILLB (ARK.) COURIER. NEWB SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 1958 -Society News - a Ann MollArv Snpietv Rriitnr • PhoiN Miss Millie Ann Mallory, Society Editor Phone 3-4461 Wedding Plans of Monaghan-Gee Ceremony are Announced Today Wedding plans for the wedding of Miss Rosemary Monaghan to Everett Bearce Gee, Jr., March 6 at First Baptist Church at 4 p.m. in the afternoon, were announced today. Miss Monaghan is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Matt Monaghan and Mr. O«e is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Everett Bearce Gee. The Rev. Harold O. Eggensperger, pastor of First Methodist Church, will officiate at the ceremony and nuptial music will be provided by Mrs. C. M. Smart, organist, and Skit Presented At Meeting of Burdette PTA A executive board meeting preceded the Burdetts Parent-Teachers Association meeting Thursday ernOOn. xieiena itnu vjui uuu m. £iai9i-ii ttiiu Mrs. Gteorge Wick's fourth grade James MacLemore Williams, Jr., of assisted by several fifth graders Blytheville are ushers, presented a "Parade of Fashions A reception will be held Imme- from 1880 to 1920," and a program diat«ly following the ceremony at was presented on the Parent- Hotel Noble. Teacher Association's birthday. The business session was pre sided over by Mrs. Charles Frazie and Mrs. C. O. McHaffey read the rr.inuKs of the last meeting. Mrs. Kirby, Committees for the harvest sup- -, _- ^ I'll per, March 3, were appointed and Jylrc (/allQlil nominating committee consisting ••• "• ••-•"•«.»-«•". *:' Give Program nominating comm of Mrs. McHaffey, Mrs. Jim Burks, Mrs. Brad Shearin, Mr Hope Young and Mrs. Doyle Tui ner, was appointed. It was voted for the group tc sponsor a student to the home economics state convention and it was announced that next month'; meeting would be held at night. Mrs. Harold Stockton and Mrs. Wick were room count winners. Hostesses for the meeting were Mrs. Glen B. Johnson, Mrs. James K. Permenter, Mrs. mzler and Mrs. J. T. Stalcup. Coming Events SATURDAY Cotillion Club meets at Hotel Noble. 9 p.m. Hosts are Mr. and Mrs. Dale Briggs, Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Cure, Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Regenold, Mr. and Mrs. E. F. Still, Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Lawshe, Mr. and Mrs. John Lane and Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Smythe. Monday First Baptist Church Circles meet in homes. Circle One, Mrs. Forrest Moore. 'Circle Two. Mrs. E. F. Blomeyer. Circle Three, Mrs. Drew Hughey. Circle Four, Mrs. Shelburne Brewer. Circle Five, Mrs. Max Logan. Circle Six, Mrs. J .W. Meyer. Circle Seven, Mrs. J. H. Seeman. Women of Presbyterian Church have general meeting at 2:30 p. m. Night Unit of St. Stephen's Woman's Auxiliary meets at Parish House, 8 p. m. Mrs. J. E. Killett is hostess. Trinity WMU meets at church for Royal Services program. 2 p.m. Mildred Matthews Circle meets with Mrs. Kee McGhee. 7:30 p.m. Marion Cook Circle meets with Miss Dana Dinkins, 7:30 p.m. Methodist Church Circles meet. Circle One, Mrs. W. T. Rainwater, 2 p. m. Circle Two, Mrs. R. B. Stout 2 p.m. Circle Three, Mrs. Paul Jobe, 2 p. m. , • Circle Four, Mrs. J. M. Jontz, 2:30 p. m. Circle Five, Mrs. Ross Moore. 2 p. m. Circle Six, Mrs. Fred Bean, 2 p. m. Circle Seven, Mrs. Bob Jamison, 8 p. m. Tuesday Annie Armstrong Circle meets with Mrs. Lucy Koonce. 7:30 p.m. Eastern Star having stated meeting at Masonic Temple, 8 p. m. This is an official visit of the Deputy Grand Lecturer. Mrs. Marlon Nelson of Monette. A potluck supper will be held at 6:30 p. .m. . . NN Bridge Club meets with Miss Betty Nell Holland. Mrs. Robert McGraw entertains CIS Bridge Club Mrs. W. C. Higsinson entertains Tuesday Bridge Club. Octave Club meets with Mrs. R. A. Cary. Country Club Bridge League meets. Wednesday PS Club meets with Mrs. Preston Franks. Club Eight meets with Mrs. Otto Scrape. Mrs., C. A. Cunningham entertains Wednesday Bridge Club. TLE Bridge Club meets with Mrs. Herman Turner. Chapter D PEO Sisterhood meets at the home of Mrs. W. Marion Williams'for 1 p.m. luncheon with Mrs. Walter Baker, co-hostess. Thursday Lottie Moon YWA meets with Mrs. Bill Cook, 7:30 p. m. Chillion Club meets with Mr* O. O. Elklns, Sr., Duplicate Bridge League meets. Mrs. Ben Mac White entertains La Nueve Club. GEO Club meets with Mrs. rrank Seay. Mrt. W. L. Horner entertains Midweek Club.' Mrs. Charles Afflick entertains Kibitzer Club. Mrs. Lewis Murphy entertains Emanon Club. Friday Vendredi Bridge Club meet* with Mri. Bob Gardener. Altrusa club meets »t Hotel Noblt. Women's Club meets ftt club hoiue for 1 p. m. covered dish luncheon. Mrs. R. B. Stout ehUrUliu Friday Contract Club. Mri. Todd Hirrlton tnMrtaini La Finesse Club. , SHturday j Duplicate Bridge League me«t*. "If You.Like It," was the theme jf the program given yesterday by Mrs. B. H. Kirby at the meeting of Chapter N PEO Sisterhood. Mrs. Cirby Was assisted in- giving the program by Mrs. John Caudill. The . group met at the home of Mrs. Alvin Huffman, Jr., for a 1 p.m. luncheon with Mrs. L. E. Old, % o-hostess. Jonquils and stocks centered the tables where the 16 members were eated for luncheon and other spring flowers were used throughout the Huffman home. Mrs. Chester Caldwell presided over the business session. NGWClub Has Meeting n Fraser Home NGW Club met at the home of Mrs. Bill Fraser Wednesday night. Mrs. Harry Grimes, Jr., presided over the business session and in :he games pla yed during the evening winners were Mrs. Eton Morse, Mrs. Paul Croft .and Mrs. William Harrison. Mrs. Joe Mac Hester won the door prize. At the conclusion of games, the hostess served refreshments. Miss Barbara Bailey, cousin of the groom and of Portageville. soloist. Miss Barbara Jane Monaghan will serve her sister as maid of honor and bridesmaids will be Misses Betsy Bell, Jane Wilson and Nita Rose Hall, all of Blytheville, and Miss Letha Pat White of Hiwasse, Ark. Little Miss Rebecca Jane Bailey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John R. Bailey of Portageville, will be flower girl and taper lighters are Misses Sally Trieschmann and Donna Sue Gore. Mr. Gee will serve his son as best man and groomsmen are William A. Coolidge, Jr., of Helena, Jerry Van Zandt of Little Rock, arid John Edward Regenold and William E. Bracey of Blytheville. Thomas H. Choate, Jr., of Newport, Robert M. Hornor, Jr., of Helena and Gordon M. Halsell and All Members "resent at r riday Club All members were present yes- erday when Mrs. James Roy entertained the Friday Club at her home. The hostess used hyacinths to decorate her home and served a dessert course. Mrs. S. E. Tune won high in the She her Mrs. Tom F. Parks Tom Parks, Miss Fincher Exchange Vows MANILA — The wedding of Miss Fredia Waunona Fincher and Tom E. Parks was soelmnized Feb. 10 at the home of Mrs. Bob Veach near Manila. Mrs. Parks is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Fincher of Manila. The bridegroom is the son of Mrs. Tom F. Parks, Sr. of Okalena. Ark. Elder Malcom Grfifin of Dell officiated before an arrangement of mums and candelabra. Music was provided by Mrs. Donald Veach, Given in marriage by her uncle, Roy Veach of Manila, the bride wore an ice blue satin shantung gown. The rounded neckline was decorated with rhinestones. carried a white orchid. Mrs. Lorine Fincher was daughter's matron of honor. She chose a darker blue bolero dress with black trim and black accessories. She carried a bouquet of roses. Robert Edwards served as best man. Fotlowing the ceremony a reception was hold at the Veach home. Those serving were Mrs. Aaron Williams and Mrs. J. R. Dobbs. The couple made a weekend wedding trip to Hot Springs. The bride was graduated from Manila High School with honors and was basketball queen in 1951. She attended Blue Mountain College for one year where she was a member of the Modenian Society. She was graduated from Memphis State College last summer. Where she was a member of the Sigma Kappa and Pst Chi sororities. She is now a member of the Dell school faculty. Mr. Parks was graduated from Okalona High School and Henderson State Teachers' College and received his Master's degree from Peabody College, Nashville. He is superintendent and coach at Dyess High School. Mr. and Mrs. Parks are at home near Manila. H. C. Bush and Raleigh Sylvester left yesterday for Chicago to attend the National Canners Convention. v Condition of Mrs. Opal Perm, who underwent major surgery at the Blytheville Hospital-Monday, is reported to be satisfactory. She is in Room 307. Mr. and Mrs. Hays Spradley were the guests of his mother, Mrs. Dee Mcllwain, and Mr, Mcllwain this week. They were cnroute from California to Jefferson City, Mo., to make their home. Mrs. Louise Walpole and granddaughter, Olenda Lou Etchieson, are in White Water, Mo., visiting relatives. Condition of Toler Buchanan, who is a patient in Chickasawba Hospital, is reported to ue gradually improving. He is not allowed to have visitors. Bobby Frances, student at Mississippi Southern College, is the weekend guest of his mother, Mrs. Sue Frances. Bobby was pledged to the Phi Kappa Alpha fraternity this week. Hiram Snod grass and Frank Seay, students at Mississippi Southern College, are weekend guests 01 their parents. Miss Rhonda Eaton, student at Mississippi Southern College, is the weekend guest of her mother, Mrs. Mary Alice Eaton. She has as her louseguests Misses Isabel Worrell of Jackson, Miss., and Winnie Ruth Morris of Columbia, Miss. They are Miss Eaton's roommates. Danny Cobb, Marcile Taylor Keen Hays, Mrs. W. D. Cobb and .he Rev. James Rainwater are in Wynne, Ark., today to attend Christian Church youth rally. . Miss Johnnie Lou Johnson is patient in Walls Hospital. She is ;n Room 214. Condition of John Johnson, who ,s a patient in Walls, Hospital, is •eported to be improved. Those Wishing to Learn Bridge May Do So at the Country Club Increased interest in bridge playing is a phase of the Spring activities program of the Country Club. With a duplicate bridge game played each Tuesday night at the club, an effort is to be made to Interest more club members in this popular pastime. If sufficient number of members Past Matrons And Patrons Entertained Mr. and Mrs. Burks Baker were host to 19 members of the Past Matrons and Patrons Club of the Eastern Star at the Masonic Temple last night. The potluck supper was served from table centered with an arrangement of red flowers, American flags and red tapers. In the rook games following dinner winners were Mrs. J. A. Saliba. women's high. Dr. J. A. Salibn, mens high, and Mrs. Gus Eberdt, rooko. respond there will be two classes organized March 1. One class for bridge beginners will be held two or three times weekly during the Spring with dates to be decided when the class is organized. Members wanting to learn bridge may call Mrs. Samuel F. Norrls, president of the Ladies of the Club, who will arrange classes. The other class will be for players already knowing bridge but who wish to learn duplicate bridge. This class will be held each Friday at the club with members having an informal luncheon, of their own selection, during which time there is to be an informal discussion of game. This will be followed duplicate bridge session. the by a . Mrs. Henry Humphreys, chairman of the Duplicate Bridge League will be in charge of- this activity. Players desiring to join may call either of these immediately so plain may be completed for beginning the class March 1. This program, to be free, is sponsored by the Ladies of the Club. £ Mrs. Entertains Contract Club Members of the Friday Contract Club met at the home of Mrs. George D. Pollock, Jr., yesterday when she had as guest Mrs. Joe Trieschmann. Mrs. R. B. Stout won high in the bridge games, Mrs. Loy Welch won second high and bridgo was won by Mrs. Doyle Henderson. The hostess used violets to decorate her home and served refreshments during the course of the games. Mrs. Hoffman' Guest of Trinity Class Mrs. J. Hoffman was a guest last night when Fidelis Sunday Schoo class of Trinity Baptist Church met at the home, of Mrs. Marvin Kemvright with Mrs. Frank Austin co-hostess. Opening prayer and devotional were -given by Mrs. A. D. Priest and Mrs. Austin presided over the business session. Mrs. Kenwrigh dismissed the group with prayer. In the social hour, the hostesses served a sandwich plate and iced drinks. If you break a bottle, be sure you get those tiny glass splin ters up off the floor. Use an ordinary piece of absorbent cotton wet if you like. This will prevent cut knees and hands on toddlers. For a double chin try this: sit j a chair, drop head far back, open and close mounth sharply in chewing motion. Then relax between each several bites by bringing head down slowly to rest on your chest. bridge games and Mrs. Harman Taylor won second high and bridge. RAZORBACK SUNDAY DINNER Roast Young Tom Turkey—Celery Dressing Gihlct Gravy, Cranberry Sauce Jl.OO Baked Sugar Cured Ham, Pineapple Sauce SI.00 Roast Sirloin of Beef, Brown Gravy $1.00 CHOICE OF TWO VEGETABLES Blue Lake Green Beans Steamed Fresh Brussel Sprouts Baked Macaroni Au Gratin Snowflake Potatoes COMBINATION SALAD Deasert — Banans Cream Pudding . CHI ID'S PLAfE""""""""""o5c RAZORBACK DRIVE-IN Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p. m. Admission 15c & 35c At All Times LAST TIMES TODAY Double Feature DAN DURYEA Serial "Buffalo Bill" No. 2 Cartoon "Ten Pin Terrors" SUN., & MON. Double Feature WAYNE MORRIS-JOAN WELDON AND— fry ttcHir WHKMXm FISTEI METRO NEWS Vendredi Bridge Club Has Meeting In Reeves Home Mrs. Hank Dodd entertained members of the Vendredi Bridge Club at the home of her mother, Mrs. Wade Reeves, last night. Miniature cherry trees were used to center the individual tables and a dessert, course preceded the games. • Bridge winners were Mrs. Bob Metcalfe, high. Mrs. Dick Shanks, second high and Mrs. Bill Slack, bridge. Mrs. Jackson Entertains At Razorback Mrs. E. R. Jackson entertained members of the Chillion Club with a luncheon at the Razorback Thursday. Mixed spring flowers were used in trr sntertaining rooms. Mrs. Paul By rum was a guest. Winners were Mrs. Sally Freeman, high, Mrs; Mary Hatfleld, second high, and Mrs. Felix Carney, third. At The Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. J. J. Weaver, city T. F. Snow, PIggott M. F. Brownlee, Sr., Dell Louis Frazier, Cooler Chickasaivba Hospital Dismissed; Mrs. Charles Lewis, Deering, Mo. Barbara Sweat, city Mrs. Arthur Don Snodgrass, city Mrs. Cecil R. Graves, city Peggy .Privett, city Mrs. Ross Moore, city J. W. Fields, city Mrs. J. A. Richardson, city Listen to KLCX at 10:10 a.m. and 4 p.m. for Ritz & Roxy Program Announcements Bride-Elect of E B. Gee, Jr. Honored with Tea at Gee Home Mrs. E. B. Gee entertained at her home on North Highway 61 Thursday with a tea complimenting Miss Rosemary Monaghan, bride-elect of her son, E. B. Gee, Jr. SATURDAY ONLY Double Feature —AND— AN AlUED ARHS1S hCTUSE CARTOON "SATAN'S WAITIN'" • SUN. •MON. •WES. COMBINING THE EXCITING TALENTS OF FOUR ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS! HUMPHREY BOGAKT Academy Award winner for "The African Queen ' ^f AUDREY HEPBURN Academy Award winner for "Roman Holiday" WILLIAM HOLDEN Academy Award winner for'*Slal.ig 17" •WALTER HAMPDEN • JOHN WILLIAMS • MARTHA HYER . JOAN VOHS Wriik » for iKt Stiftn If RI1J.Y WILDER. SAMUH TAYLOR inj KRNEST LfJIMAN r,,~it.^, v,3A«L'[i,iAtio«. A PARAMOUNT ritrruiir PARAMOUNT NEWS & CARTOON At The First Sign—Get BOB'S GYPSY RUB LINIMENT Mrs. Gee. wearing a white trigere dress studied with rhinestones and a pink camellia corsage backed with velvet leaves; Miss Monaghan, wearing a re-embroidered lace model over flush pink imported cotton and a white orchid corsage, and Mrs. Matt Monaghan, mother of the honoree, wearing a shell-pink satin ton of Helena and Mrs. I. M. Alldredge, great-aunt of Mr. OKe, wert in the recreation room. s Others assisting were Mrs. Malian Bell, Mrs. Harry A. Haines and Mrs. C. W. Afflick, Jr., of Steele. The Tea table was overlaid with a denice lace cloth and centered with an arrangement of delicate pink damask with velvet trim and a pink | shades of stocks, tulips and roses in a silver bowl. Other stiver ap- camellia corsage with pink velvet leaves formed the receiving line. As guests arrived they were greeted at the door by Mrs. p. E. Black and Mrs. E. H. Kirby. In the living room. Mrs. John R. Bailey of Portageville, Mrs. Benjamin Vinyard of Cape Girardeau, Mrs. H. C. Sims and Mrs. R. N. Ware of Talullah, La., formed a receiving line. Mrs. Clifford Councille, Mrs. Samuel P. Norris. Mrs. Tom Hunter of Phoenix, Ariz., grandmother of the groom-elect, and Mrs. John Knowl- pointments were used about the dining room. Those presiding at the table were Mrs. J. A. Leech, Mrs. R. P. Klrsh- ner, Mrs. B. A. Lynch and Mrs. Byron Morse. .Those assisting were presented with white camellia corsages backed with silver glitter. Shades of pink tulips, stocks, gladioli and roses were used in silver appointments throughout the Gee home. Mr. and Mrs. James to Be Honored Beacon Baptist Church Circles conducted meetings in the homes of members this week. J. O. Y. Circle met in the home of Mrs. Thomas Johnson Tuesday with seven members present. Mrs, Fred Hodge opened the meeting with prayer. Following the program, Mrs. Fred Hill dismissed the group. Dorcas Circle met in the home of Mrs. John Shanks with eight members present. The Rev. J. J. Johnson gave the devotirnal and message and Mrs. J. J. Johnson opened the meeting with prayer. Mrs. Hodge dismissed the group. Esther Circle met with Mrs. Robert CoJman with seven present. The Rev. Mr. Johnson led the opening prayer and several ladies presented a program. Mrs. Lealand Hodge dismissed the group. Tonight, Mr. and Mrs. Linard James and family wiU be honored iwth a going-a\vay dinner at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Shanks. Following the supper the Women's Missinoary Association and, Men's Brotherhood will present the James family with a gift. Workshop j Conducted by 'ArmorelHDClub A workshop was held at the Forty and Eight Youth Center Thursday by the Armorel Home Demonstration Club. A potluck luncheon preceded the shop. The ten members and one visitor, Mrs. Lee Stiles, spent the afternoon In painting pictures, making shadow box frames and appliquing quilts. Mrs. Grace Adkisson will be hostess to this group at her home March 3. THEATRE On W. Main St. In Blythevill* Phone 3-4621 Weekdays Show Starts 7:00 n.m., Sat., & Sun. 1:00 p.m. SATURDAY Double Feature i Brave Swords! Bold L'ip'sT PANISHMAIN ..MiUREEN'O'HARfl'PSULHENeElO *}? SUZM-lKHIf BMHES ALSO CARTOON & SERIAL SATURDAY OWL SHOW 11:30 P.M. ALSO CARTOON & SERIAL JAMES Wf.RREH / LYNNERiWERTS-PAUl.CAVf.NAGH SUNDAY and MONDAY P-vh'e Feature »f| FROM THE VALLEY OF THE NILE I VAILEKKINGS M.C.M pr/wniNo ROBERT ELEANOR IMjOR-lMER CutosTHOMPSON - • — AND— ALSO CARTOON It's Coming Soon

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