The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 15, 1931 · Page 2
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PAttS TWO BLYTHEVILLE. (ARKJigOURIER NEWS fiocicty Calendar It Saturday Miss Gladys Barham is ciilerlatn- in£.>ltli a bridge breakfast com. pluucmiiig Misses Virginia Terry, ChSrline Kobinson, Mildred Jndd any Lllllnii Brlscoe, gi'aduales of th$c!ly high school. Mf>, James R. Clark JVew President U. I>, C. £{rs. James B. Clnrk v.'.is elected president of the Elliott Fletcher clrapler at the United Daughters of thfcConfederncy in the annual elcc- tlq'u.meeting Tiwrwluy nttcmoon nt tlre'homu o( Mrs. W. R., Adanus. O(her. officers -named arc: Mrs. J. .Wt; Badcr, v}ce president; Mrs.'Ivy CraAvford, recording secretary; Mrs. Wj/D. Gravctte, corresponding secretary; Mrs. Ida Molt, treasurer; Mrsi B. ll. Allen, regiilnir; Mrs. Vf,.~- M. "TaylorJ historian; Mrs. II. M'.-'Adklnson, custodian; Mrs. Oco. R.; : ;Crockett-, reporter, The leader for.the Children of the Confederacy. 1 v.lll be decided upon later. Mrs. Vf. I. DrnUni is the retiring president. } r or the program Mrs. Clark \vns leader. After sue had given the lite o! 1 . tint him Bedlord Forrest, Mrs. 13. R,'^Allen read the poem, '"The Wizard' of the Saddle," Miss MaryurcL SHiver rend ' "Madame X," Miss Ja'iie Kochtitzky gnvc the reading, "Peter Prophet," Miss Dorinne Coulter recited nn original reading, "Lojc of the Beautiful," nnd Uussell Bliir jr., gave n declamation. i'foc tlircc portraits ol ItobcH E. Lcfi-to be presented the elementary Eclippls of the city were displayed. Mvs'i'Cratt'ford \vill make the presentations today. - T.he hostesses, Mescinmcs Artnms, Crockett, Mnrgurel H. Minor, Moll, Altai and Clark, served refresli- "T 5 ' . . . .....*l:*J Entertain Mothers. - , The employes of the local office of : the Southwestern Bell Telephone company observed "-Mother's Pay" yesterday, afternoon with a party lopi their mothers. This day has besii set aside by flic, company, in Arkansas as nn annual event. Carnations and roses attractively decorated the oiflce and there were earhes and readings by Mnry Lou- iso,iWaters /or entertainment. Elides.-gi3 16 employes present iheVe were also nine mothers for thq.gucsts 01 l:oi;or. Art ice ctHirse was served al five O'clock. , . •' Business Woriwn Will ' lUvc Emblem Breakfast. Miss Cora Leo Colemun, emblem Jiulijnuii of the local Business and Professional Women's club, will be In charge, of the annual emblem breakfast to bo given al the Woman's club Sunday morning, eight o'clock. For the program "Assembling Die Emblem" will be the theme with these speaking briefly: "Torch," Miss Milieu Edwards; "Wand," Miss Clara Ruble; "Scroll," Mrs. Mae Belt; "Ship," Mrs. Lewis Phillips; "Nike," Miss Lois Davis; "Letters," Miss Grace Lowcry. Miss Minnie Matthews will sinu a solo, "I Fussed By Your Window." In this organization thc^cinblem collect Is as follows: •Give us, Oh Ood, a realization of what our emblem stands for. With its standards before us, May our lives be a little stvonser and liner than yesterday. May we weed out, a little more of the selfishness and creed that nmkc our lives petty, Help us to see Hie beauty of the goluen circle that binds a thousand women tg higher ideals in these U. S. And, Oh Lord God of Hosts, may we forget not the Ideals of this symbol the beauty of art; the need ol knowledge; our responsibility to the business world; the opportunity to uplift;,and the ever Increasing need to be kind." • r • Have Ciu-sls al Club Tarty. Mrs. Byron Morse entertained tlia Thursday Luncheon club (his week when Mrs. Walker H. Baker and Mrs. Harry Kliby were nlso guests. Peonies und California popples nmclc pretty colors predominant in the living room and the centerpiece for tho tiible was a low bowl of yellow rosebuds. There was n two course menu served. Handkerchiefs wuiil to Mrs. Enter for the prize In Hie bridge games which occupied the afternoon. • • * « • ' • Have Barn -Party. Seventy-five members of the home economics and vocational agricultural departments of the city high school enjoyed their annual "barn party" last evening given In the annex of the school. Games were played in the twilight hour and a picnic supper served. Miss Frances Parker, and Charles T. Kramer, Instructors, sponsored the 'event. :"BY WM. E.'McKENNEV Secretary American Bridge Lfagoe A following bid is one made .after an'-original bid has been made by one.of the oppiaents and is often termed a defensive bid. ll shows one and one-half to Iwo and one- half quick tricks. If", your right hand opponent is the dealer and opens the bidding, you' should ovcrcall it you hold at least a biddable four card suit and oni.and one-half to two and one- half quick tricks. If your suit la a E.pod biddable five-card suit, the total quick trickf requirement of your hand need not be over one and one-half tricks, or if you are able _to ovcrcall the opixjnsnts 1 original' bid with a bid of One you can do so with a four-card bldda- blc'suit and one and one-half quick tricks. But f you arc forced to . overcall with n two bid and have only a four card suit, your quick trick requirement is two tricks. If "partner was the dealer nnd passed, and then yoiir right hand opponent opened the bidding with a !suit, you must remember that your partner has denied holding two and one-half quick tricks anil therefore, you should hold at least two to two and one-half quick tricks to make an overcall. Other- over, if partner cnn count on your informatory double containing three to three and one-half tricks, he, with a strong hand, can pass, thereby turning the Informatory double .into a business double which may be tho means of collecting large penalties. While most ' authorities agree that all doubles - of original no trump or suit bids of one and original suit bids of two are informatory, there is some disagreement on doubles of original suit bids of three. But If you requirement trie* use as the higl outlined above, partner can easily use his own Judgment on doubles of three All doubles of two no trump are business doubles. Partner shall respond to infor matory doubles as follows: Holding one stopper In the sul doubled nun at least one quick trick nn dno biddable suit, the correct response is one no trump: Holding no stopper in the sui doubled and no biddable four-card major suit, the best suit in the hand must be blrt. With two quick tricks and a major suit containing at least king jack x x n jump bid should bi made to show partner that you. hand does contain some high care wise you-may get doubled and set; tricks. While this Jump bid is no for. a largo penalty, or you niayja forcing bkl on partner, it doe force^lhe opponents into a game- j show him definite high card trick goijig declaration. Remember that, in your hand, and he may eithe if you hold only one and one-half | show his suit or supprt yours qnt'ck tricks and partner has • cd,- there cannot be over three and one-half quick tricks in your two hands and it is quite probable that your opponents have a game-going declaration. When opporicnls open with a suit that you have stopped twice.and you -hold two quick, tricks and no biddable suit of your own. you should overcall with one no trump. While the. writer ndvcates a no trump overcall with definite quick trick requirements and a strong inlormatory ' double, this will be explained to you in later articles. At'-the present time ve arc dealing strictly with the straight forcing system. In supporting partner's varcall or (following bid, remember that he may-be bidding on a hand a great deal weaker than Is required lor an .original bid, therefore you bhduld hold one more trick to support partner than "is necessary to support an original bid. Informatory Doubles When your right hand opponent makes an original bid of cue and yqir hand contains from three lo three and one-half quick tricks, yoy." should make an Intormatory double even though you'may hold a biddable suit. This shows partner^ strong hand and even though th^ hand is trlcklcss, he is rcquir- • edrjto : take. this double out if the . Wt' : jMnd.'OOTonent passes. How- Holding three niUck tricks o belters and a good biddable live card major suit, you may jump t a game-going declaration. KG BAKING I POWDER Prize Editor redlt for editing the best college. In North Carolina went' o charming Miss Sanih )lr]gga, bovo, when Tlie Acorn, of Merc-. lih College, KMoIgh, was ad- idged ilio winner lu a state-wide COIlltit. Bits of News Mostly Personal Ulllrtl! Illjth P. T. A. Officers Installed. . Tho Installation of officers and iimoiiiicemciit of committee chalr- nen for next year featured the meeting of tlie Junior High Parcnt- 1'eacher association Wednesday af- cnioon. Mrs. B. A. Lynch, president ol he city council, was In charge of he Installation with these officers assuming their jicsitiaus: Mrs. Ed;ar Borum, president; Miss Mary ?nima. Hooil, vice president; Mrs. George W. Dillalumty, recording ecrctary; Miss Alice Marshall, cor- csiwndlng secretary; Mrs. Pleas Stray, treasurer; Mrs. Ira Gray, his- orlan. The chairmen of committees '.'as imiounced by Mrs. Borum as fol: program, Mrs. D. A. Lynch; nembershlp, Mrs. L. H. Moore; fi- lancc, Mrs. Ira Gray; hospitality, Mrs. E. F. Blomeyer; publicity, rs. R. P. Klrshner; publications, rtrs. George Hubbanl. For the program Mrs. Dillalumty gave a- report of the national con- :ress of Parents-Teachers which met In Hot Springs recently and Mrs.- M. O. Usrey presented, for '.lie musical numbers, selections by he boys' quartet, a group of Junior ifgh school students who sang and \ piano number by Miss Dola Har- vcll. These numbers followed the nnunl rcix>ris of committee chairmen for this year. Refreshments were served by members of the hospitality commit cc, with Mrs. L. H. Moore n. chairman, to those present, which ncludcd .1 number of mothers of students who will be in this group icxt year for the first time. • • • Bridge Club Meets. Members of the Mid-Week Brldgi club and Mrs. Joe D. Halbach were guesls of Mrs. W. L. .Homer yes- erday for a luncheon and contract bridge, game. Old-fnshioncd garden flowers made bouquets for the house and the small luncheon tables arranged In the living roonl for the two course menu. Mrs. Cecil Shane received n soda, ickct for the club prize and haml- tcrchicfs were presented Mrs. Halbach. * * * Miss Willie A. Law-son, county su perlntendcnt, and Miss Luis Scott clerk of the county department o education, attended a luncheon giv en at Ihc Lone O.ik school toda; by the senior class. This class will liavc Us com mencemeut exercises tonight whc Miss Lawson will be the principr speaker. Mrs. Henderson C. Hall, who has been very III, is better today. Mr. and Mrs. Everett H. Gee had as their guesls Wednesday Mrs. Ben Vinyard, sister of Mr, Gee, and Mr. and Mrs. Reginald Potashulck, ell of Cape Oirardeau. Mr. and Mrs, Herman Peck and Mrs. noun Faucctt will go to Har- rlEburg and Sparks Hill, III., tomorrow for the week-end, Everett 11. Gee attended to business In Caruthersvlllo and Kennett yesterday. Mr. and Mrs. Eavl E. Patker had as their guesls yesterday Mr. and Mrs. R. O. Smith of East Chicago, Ind., Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Parker, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Parker of St. Louis, Miss Anna Weaklcy of Poplar Blulf and Mrs. J. C. Parker of Marmoduke, Mo. Mrs. Smith is Mrs. Parker's sister, Mrs. J. C. Parker Is the mother of the three Mr. Parkers and Miss Wenkley Is their niece. G. T. Meyers, of Jonesboro, is a business visitor In the city today. He is connected with the Southwestern Bell Telephone company, James G. Coslon, of Osteola, at- ended to business here today. ; Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Adams and laughters, Luanne and Diana, -of 'onesboro, sjient today with Mr. nd Mrs. George W. Barham. Mrs. Pearl C. Smart left this af- crnoon for her home In New York ity after having spent some time icrc and In Little Rock. She was iilled to this city by the serious llucss of her daughter, Mrs. Howrd B. Proctor, who was injured in \n automobile accident. Mrs. Raymond Cnrtwrlght and .Irs. Bruce Ivy of Osceola visited iere today. Ed Mueller, of Chicago, is attcnd- ng to business here several days. , George W. Barham returned last night from a two days business"" {rife o LItle Uock. • .; . G. C. Adams jr., of -Caruthers- •ille, is attending to business heie Formerly Clarence Sounders Store BARGAINS FOR SATURDAY and Pure or Compound pound Full Dressed 1,1). -liK'; Live, 2-I,lj. Pound Country Chili, Center Slices Lb. is'Jc; One- Half or Whole, 1'outul Cream, ib. JUJplM ' fa . ' f SAUSAGE NECK BONES or several days. Mr. and Mrs. A. Conwny. ac" compelled by Mrs. Godfrey Wliite of Osceohi. returned last nighl 'roin n visit in Marshall and St .*mis. Mo., where they were guests of relatives. The Rev. E. K. Latimer is in Osceola; today. Mrs'; I. o. Wcstbiook and daugh-o :cr,'Mrs. Rlchnrd L. Dedman, nre n Memphis today. • : ' Mr. and Mrs. clarence Vpilmcr spent yesterday in. Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. O. W. McOiitchcii attended to business In Cape Girardeau yesterday. Floyd A. White motored to Paragould yesterday lor n brief visit. Miss Cora Lee Colemnn and J. i. Critz, county agents, are at Pavvhecn and Boynton today. ' B. P. Cay, who Is at the Mcm-j [ihis Baptist liospitnl, is belter to:lay. \ Miss Gladys Barham and Mrs. Ray Hall are in Bloomfield. Mo, ror several days visit- with relatives. They will return tonight. Kansas U. Hoys (o Hear Hullrr LAWRENCE, Kan. (UP)—Maj. len. Smedley Buller, United States Marine Corps, has accepted an invitation to speak at the University of Kansas here next February. He will speak cither on his experiences as a soldier, or discuss crime conditions in Ihc country. Nine-tenths of the population of India live In villages remote from political'activities. Wnlpole Electric Shop Funs Cleaned and Rep.'iiral I'hone 3M Saturday Special 35c Home Made Lemon Pie 20c Dozen Lady Fingers FOR OVER "5== : ;-' 'JJE? Guiranlctdpurt •nd cliicicnt. USE lest than of hish priced brand>. MILLIONS Of POUNDS USED BY OUR GOVlRNMfNT ~ : ^t=-=^i =. -SB i; |{1= ~~?^. '-£ 55c Value Both For Cross Food Sho SPARE RIBS Home Killi-d 1'o'iind 12c Shoulders Fresh Whole Pound PORK ROAST S01U1 M S utl(l SALT MEAT Pound STEAK K - c -" ccf ' rhk ' k pS., 19c COLD MEAT SPECIALS Home linked Ham (ific All Chicken J.oaf 5r>c Boiled Ham I5c All Ham Loaf 50c Cotla Salami .J5c' Deviled Veal Loaf 3Uc PORK CHOPS ^ "'^ K. C. Hramk'd Ikvl Shouldere, Ll). lite Thick iiib, l.h. ll'/,e Brisket, !.h. CANTELOPES ^^ BANANAS Finest (Jualily Potintl SQUASH Tender White Pound 7ic Strawberries i°5c NEW, POTATOES '"^. 19c CALUMET Powder .ll>-0z. Can PORK & BEANS C;ln ? c t s SALTMEAT STEAR' K. C. lifd" Slinrt Cut I'onnd Sliced Black Hawk, potind Slriclly I'rcsh Pound LETTUCE GREEN mm LEMONS F:illcyc: Caiifornia Iccln-rg l.ai'jre Head Tcnjcr ;ilifomi;i i;!2's Do/.cn and l?ol!s, Country . Club, Each OPAjUfivC Small California OMlWiifl i) M(! ,, E\aiioratetl M y^ Lilly's No. I can 12c V 'SS^;: ilLt M». 'i 2\c; No. 2','j £B<^%^] r - ^ Butter Urooklield or Morris Siijirenic. Pound PICKLES Sour 21 c FLOUR '1&-U,. Sack ?I.15 21-Llj. Si 59c TOILET TISSUE Waldorf Roll 5c Coffee Canova, House, Sunset fiold, .Minaret. 3-1 ,l>. Limit Pound EGGS Guaranteed Fresh Dozen MATCHES (i I{t).\es 12c PEAS Standard (Juality No. 2 Can Meal 24-ib. Sack SYRUP 10-Lb. Pail s;!c 5-1.K I'iiil OXYDOL 25 c SOAP Camay or I'almolivc 2 15c Pineapple Lihby's Rosetlalc Sliced - I.ge. Can PEA CORN Best Guaranteed 10-!b. Limit I ASPARAGUS '-"'^ "'"ft,, •f-v --^:^t:>HivS2ESS5;S£2Z3SSSSaifiE White or Colored 2 pounds fe"SB

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