The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 13, 1951 · Page 4
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FOOT llHEVlLLB (ARK.) B0URRH THURSDAY, DECEMBER H, -Society IVewA JAM Shelton, Society Editor f Fhoc« 4461 Silver Shower Given For Recent Bride Large whit* hearts set on golden Jaoe runners and inscribed "Bu- \onne and Eddie" formed the cen- tra! design for the gift table arranged in the B. E. Jaggcrs home on Willow Street last night for the shower given in compliment to Mrs. Edward Jacks- ' Mrs. Ray Swiney, Mrs, Ralph Wafler and Mrs. Jaggers were hostesses to 20 guests who gathered to present gitt.s of silver to Mrs. Jacks, who was until her recent marriage Miss Butonne Jaggers. The hostesses had selected a theme of yellow and white to predominate in the decorations and completing the party setting were potted 'plants. Prizes of ashtrays, which were later presented the guest of honor, were won in the party game.s by Mrs. Eloise Nicholson, Mrs. Elwood Deert and Mrs. Joe Warren. Midnight blue veh'et, fashioned the gown worn by Mrs. Jacks and at her shoulder were pinned lemon yellow carnations, a gift of the hostesses. A dessert course was served after the gifts bad been displayed. A special guest for the festivities was Mrs. J. J. Jaggers, mother of the honoree, • • • Club Officers Attend Dinner Party, Luncheon Officers of the Federated Womans Clubs were guests of honor for a dinner party and luncheon given by Blytheville hostesses Tuesday and Wednesday. Mrs. T. T. Mftrdis of Hnrrisburg, state president of the Federated Women Clubs, Mrs. I. T. Hill of Imboden, district president, and Mrs. P. B. Matthews, state corresponding secretary, shared honors when they visited Blytheville Tuesday and Wednesday. Tuesday evening, Mrs. Kendall Berry and Mrs. George M. Lee entertained with a small dinner party at the Country Club, Yesterday, a 3 p.m. luncheon at Hotel Noble was attended by members of the Blytheville Women's dub, The club members heard addresses by the guests of honor concerning the club work In the slate and district. Decorations in compliment to the holiday eeason were used at the •vents. Mrs. Pollard Hostess For Luncheon-Bridge Mrs. W. J. Pollard V'ls hostess yesterday at the Country.Club for R luncheon-bridge given Jo;, compliment to members of the''Wednes- day Club and two guests. Mrs. IJoyd Stickmon and Mrs. O. Murray Smart were the only guests for the everit for which the hostess had chosen a Yuletlde theme. The decorations of the small tables followed the selected motif and the mantel was banked in clusters of holly and Christmas baubles. In the brldga game, Mrs. F. (•:. Black won high score and Mrs. Pollard took second high honors. Two In One Yoke Dress Leech Home Is Scene Of PEG Chapter Party . ' The entertaining rooms of 'the J. A. l>eech home on Wt?,st Main yesterday were transformed Into a winter holiday scene for the Yule celebration of Chapler "D" of PKO for which Mrs. Li'ech wa.s ho.ste.ss, Luncheon for the 19 chapter members preceded the festivities and the gue.sl.s were seated at ihe dining table which was centered with a design of dainty artificial blooms assemble d from d iff PI ent points of the world and tinted in fall lone.s, Tapers burned (it either side- The entertaining rooms in which the Rue.sLs \vere Inter seated held scenes of sparkling baubles, Christmas greenery and lighted candles. Mrs. Coleman Stevens gave the PKO record and Mrs. W, I, Denton presen te d the prog ram, "Fa vorl t e hr J-stma.s Cusloj ns.'' Mrs, W. M. Williams distributed gifts later from under the Yule tree, which was aglow in, Christmas ights. Auxiliary Has Session; Announces Test Results The Visual Screening Program for the elementary schools of Blythe- viile. under Ihe direction of the Junior Auxiliary hns been concluded for 1951, it was announced Tuesday at the business meeting of the Junior Auxilnry at the Country Club. As the results of the test*, 115 children of the no examined were found to have defective eye sight. It was announced that the le.sf/i would be given In rural elementary schools of the system following the Christmas holidays. The Auxiliary nlso voted to present gifts to children of the city, who will be designated by Ihe welfare office. Composing the sift committee will lie Mrs. R. A. Nelson, Mrs. I. R. Coleman, Mrs. Alvln Huffman, Jr., and .Mrs. J. Karris McCaha. All Members Attend Club Luncheon-Bridge AH member* of the Tuesday Bridge Club attended thti luncheon at the home of Mrs. Doyle Henderson on Ash Street Tuesday, when she WHS hostess for the weefcly session. The table at which the guest. 1 ! were seated was centered with miniature chubby Santa Clans candles surrounded hy holly clusters . Polnsettlas and other Christinas blooms completed the party setting. Foil«;wlnE the Hincheoiv bridge was plHyed And Mrs. Max B. Reid won high score and Mrs. Jesse Taylor, second high. Sorority Chapter Marks Holiday wiih Party Miniature corsages of holly tied in ribbons of red and small berries were pre.wnted the guests as they arrived for the annual Yule patty of the Alpha Delta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi last night. Mrs. Everett Peterson, Mrs, W. H. O'Keefe and Mrs. W. M. Jontx, were hostesses at the Rustic Inn for the* event. Each small tnble held a Christmas scene and prcced- ng the evening of playing canasta, Rlfta were exchanged from under the lighted Yule tree. In the game, Mr*. Henry Dodd look high score while Mrs, Harold Wood won second high, Mrs. DEck Watson, low score and Mrs. Virginia Abbott, brld^o. A dessert course was served. • * • 2 Guests Play Bridge With CIB Club Miss Jeltye Claire Huffman and Mrs. A. P. Frcrtrlckson were Blie.sls with members of the CIB Club when Mlu Vera Goodrich cntcr- lalned last night at the Charles R. Ncwcomb home with a dessert bridge. I.5S Betty Black took high score honors In the game, with Miss Hut/man winning second high and Miss Luella Barnes, brldgo. The entertaining rooms In which the giie.sts were seated were decorated for the Yule season. Mrs. Scrape Entertains With Dessert Bridge Mrs. Otto Scrape took high score honors list night In the weekly bridge game o( the TLE Club for which she was hostess at her home. All members of the club were present and Mrs. J. Scrape won second high and Mi's. Jack Dickinson, bridge. Holiday decorations marked the entertaining room and the hostess served > dpssert course. Dessert Bridge Honors Town and Country Club A dessert bridge at the Rustle Inn yesterday was given In honor of members of the Town and Country Club and one guest, Mrs. James Robertson. Mrs. M. ?". Day was hostess In compliment to the group and for the occasion she chose a Christmas theme. Following Ihe dessert" course, bridge was playec. and Mrs. Robertson won high score honors with second high and bridgo going to Mrs. James B. Clark. Bits of News W ,// D f 11 to All u f-^erAonal Mrs. E. M .Regenold is 111 it her Armorel home. Harry A. Hodges. USN.' has returned to Florida after spending 15 days here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ellis Hodges. He will report for overseas duty. Mrs. Kay Garner of Greenwood, Miss., t» visiting here as guest ol her parenl.s, Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Little and brother, Tom A. Little, and family. Mrs. James Oai.s, Mrs, George M. Lee, Mrs. J. W, Haydcr, Mr.s. J. T. Weslbrook, Mrs. Harold Davis. Mrs. William Wyatt, Mrs. L. E. Baker and Mrs. C..A. Tant were In Osceola Tuesday for the luncheon meeting of the Osceola Progressive Club. They heard addresses by Mrs. T. T. Marilis of Harrisburf!, state president of the Federated Women's Clubs, Mrs. I. T, Hill of Unbodcn, district president, and Mrs. p. S. Matthews, state corresponding secretary. The guests returned to Blytheville with the group and Mrs, Hill was the overnight gue.st of Mr. and Mrs. Lee while Mrs. Mardis and Mrs. Matthews were guests of Mrs. C. A Tant. Michael and Brook Alexander of Memphis will be ihe weekend guests of their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Phillips. Mrs. Bill Boyd and daughter. Brenda, will return this weekend from Washington. D.C.. where they have spent two weeks visiting friends. Mrs. George Barham spent Tuesday in Osceola as guest of Mrs. A. F. Barham. Mrs. Donna Wunderlicli returned Sunday from a European tour. She went abroad especially to attend tile Nov. 17 marriage of her niece in livorno, Italy, she was accompanied by her sister. Mrs. Cooke Vcllmer of Memphis and Mrs. Charles Rose of Roseland, who are continuing their tour before returning home. B. G. Stiles of Memphis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Stiles of Blytheville. is reported as slowly improving at West Memphis Memoria Hospital where he is recovering from injuries received Thursday In an automobile accident near West Memphis. C. A. Tant returned yesterday from Kan.sas City, Mo., where he had been since Saturday attending a convention of the Butler Manufacturing Company. H. D. Club Has Holiday Party Potluck luncheon followed by n fuletldp celebration Tuesday hon- red members of the Lone Oak Home Demonstration Club, who met i the home of Mrs, Forrest Moore. Mrs. J. o. Huey, president, pre- !ded and group singing proceeded rayer by Mrs. R. E. Davis. / After luncheon, gifu irere ex- hanged from under the lighted Yule tree and Identities of "secret als" were revealed. Names were rawn for 1952 "secret pals" and le club presented gifts for Mrs. Joyle Slmirmker, who Is moving er membership to another home emonstratlon chib. The meeting adjourned with roup sincing of Christmas carols. At The Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Marilyn Dozer, City, Walls Hospital Dismissed: V. Revera, Dell. Mrs, Dorothy Hedge and baby Rt. 2. Benjamin Perez, City- Mrs. D. a. Mellon, City. Mr*. S. P. Martin. City. By Sue Burnett Here's an adorable yoke style dress that you can make two ways for your pre-teen age daughter. For now have the sleeves In three quarter length; for warmer weather, have brief cap sleeves and trim with dainty rutfling. Pattern No. W12 | s a Bew-rite ' perforated pattern in sizes 4, 6, 8, 10 «nd 12 years. Size 6, thro quarter sleeve, 2li yards of 39-Inch; %. yard contrast. For this pattern, send SOo In COINS, your name, address, size desired, and the PATTERN NUMBER to Sue Burnett, Courier News, 372 W. Quincy Street, Chicago 6, Send JJ cents today for the Fall and Winter FASHION. 48 pages of smart, easy to sew styles; interest- features; fashion news. Gift patterns printed inside the book. CENT SALE! Nylon Slips Sizes 32-44 Reg. $6.98 —2 for $6.99! That's right! Hiiy one slip at Ihe regular price, ?i;.98, and get the second on« for just one penny! And they're lovely Banner Maid all-nylon slips.. .every one firs! (jiiality. Hurry down tomorrow and get yours while selections arc hest! Starts Friday 8:00 Sharp! No Exchanges or Refunds. .. All Sales Final. Coats r Suits and Dresses DRASTICALLY REDUCED Christmas Gifts for the Family USE OUR LAY AWAY PLAN Shop and Save at Clara's Shop 419 West Main in BlythevMIe Story Hour' Will Have Party Prizes will be presented grades nf he three elementary schools of Bly- heville who have had the largest attendance at the Blylhevilla Aux- liary Story Hour. Saturday at the veckly hour at the library. The attendance awards will be nade at the annual Christmas ccl- ehratloii, which will be held for grades one through three at 9 a.m. and grades four through six at 10 a.m. and will be based on attend- nce records beginning in September. Mrs. Albert Taylor will be In charge of the story for hour one and Mis. James c. Guard will tell he story for the second hour. Favors will be presented each child. A. E. CHldwell, superintendent of lie Dell Schools today announced he honor roll for the second six veeks of the current, school term. First grade-Shirley Blair, Sue 3rown, Duey Ane Bates, diaries Byars. James A. Bass, Joan Cook, Curlls Downs, in, Franklin Eubanks, Ronnie Grlggs, Brenda Harris, Brenda Hodge, Sherry Harden, I'homns Hatley, Billy Keener, Frankic Lewis, Dixie Kay Lynn, Jon Allan Liggelt,-Sue Nichols, Joe Newsome, Brenda Perkins. Ronny Shaneyfelt. Jcweldlne Tucker. James Leroy Trober and Margie Ann Trober. Second grade—Ruin Abbotl, Sarn- r,y Blackwood, Harry Cook. Tommy Calhoun, Lucy Crawford, Julie Gomez, Malcom Griffin, Jr., Jim Gill, Clyde Hollls, Bobby Henderson, PeRgy Halbl-ook, Carl Harris, Dickie Jackson, Mary V. Kerner, Carol Ann Littleton, Shirley Ann lay. Linda Kay Phillips. Clols Perkins, Urmna Kay Sanders, Mary Kay "tcvcns and Jimmy Lynn Tidwell. Third grade—Mary Ann 'Brownee. Louise Ballard, Kalhye Ann Caldwell. Janett Donahue. Ray Hicks, Sandra Kenne;-, Stay K. Long, Shirley Kay nhoads, Janice Russell, Berry Louis Tucker and Selma Dean wilbankx. Fourth grade—Jerry Brown, Mary Coming Events Social Calendar Thursday Annual Christinas program of Blytheville Junior High and Senior Ugh Glee Clubs nt the high school auditorium 8 p.m. under direction if Mrs. J. Wilson Henry. Duplicate Bridge League plays at Hotel Noble at 1:30 p.m. Miss Mildred Chambers being en- ertained by Miss Burlecne Brinn, vliss Florence Moore, Miss Betty 3odds and Miss Jane Shelton nt the Shelton home, 1520 Walnut, at 1:30 p.m. FricUy Ladles Bible Class of First Methodist Church has covered dish SUP- >er and annual Christmas party at the church at 6 p.m. Mrs. Freeman Dorrls hostess for Stitch and Chatter club. Woman's Club has 2 p.m. Execu- Ive Board meeting followed oy eg- ular session at 2:30 p.m. Coffee at the Country Club from 3 till 5 p.m. Mrs. Weldon Rainwater, Mrs. James Terry, Mrs. James C. uard and Mrs. Dale S. Brings, hostesses. Saturday MSss Donna Johnson becomes the bride of Russell c. Mosley in 3 p.m ceremony at the First Presbyterian Church. Cotillion Club Christmas dR!ic.e In the Mirror Room of Hntel Noble Mr. and Mrs. Max Logan, Mr and Mrs. W. H. Pease, Mr. an-l Mrs Dell Schools Honor List Announced 'here around that of a Junior ger In prewar d»y«. Crawford, L»ur» Downing. R«chel Gray, David Oaines. Anita Hindi, Linda Keeling, Sammie Long, Brenda Nicholas, Sue Poe, Shirley Riggs, JImmie Smith and Carolyn Hogali. Fifth grade—Shirley Ballard, D«- voe Elliott, Billy Joe Qriggs, Larry Jackson, Albert Reams, Linda Lou Simpson, Elizabeth Ann Tidwell and Jean Wilbanks. Sixth grade—James Alexander, Linda Fears, Linda Loveless, Jerry Peeples, Tommie Penler. Prank Slgmin, Annie Rose Thrasher and Gloria Tweedle. Seventh grade—Patsy Burford, Sandra Byars, Frances earner, Berry Jane Perkins, Gail Smith, Carolynn Snell and Loyd Simpson. Eighth grade—Dlanne Buck, Sylvia Byars, Carolyn Jackson, Shelby Keeling, Leon Perkins, Louise Shelton and Loretta Slgmjn. Ninth grade—Noblo Gill, Jr., Patsy Garrett, Delbert Lisgett. A. G. Moody, Ray . Naney, Shirley Peterson, Robert Payne, Laverile Rigby, Ola Ray Tweedle and Margaret Whistle. Tenth grade—Donald Barnes, Carole Ann Ladner and Raymond Wild on. Eleventh grade—Frances Ballard. Twelfth grade— Melba Champion Braxton Gill and Sally Tale. RUTH MILLETT * Few Couples at Odds Think Of Settling by Compromise By RUTH MILLETX NEA Staff Writer Came across a gound sound marriage rule the other day: "Never sleep on an argument or fight— compromise first." The trouble LS many married couples never think to end an argument with a conipronii.se. He fights for his way. And she fights for hers. Every disagreement therefore, an all-or-nothing matter. And even then, the loser doesn't give up. lie or she just figures on evening up the score at n later date. Yet how much bitterness could lie avoided, and how ninny problems peacefully solved, if husbands atid wives would look for a fair compromise when their ideas clash. Some couples fight for years over a problem they could have worked out satisfactorily the first time it loomed between them' sis a threat to their oneness. TRY IT ON'CE—IT WON'T HURT How about working toward a compromise next time you and your husband disagree instead of fighting for your own way or begrndg- ingly giving in lo his? Just come right out and say: "Instead of our fighting over this, why don't we try to work out a Robert Porter, Mr. and Mrs. Freeman Robinson and Mr. and Mrs Phillips Robinson hosts and hostesses. Duplicate Bridge League plays at Hote^Noble at U30 p.m. compromise? What do you think •v-oiild be a fair deal to both of us?" All of life is made up- of compromises, And while most men and women bow to them as inevitable most relationships, it is the rare couple who thinks marriage problems should be worked out through compromise. It is probably not because hus- bonds and wives aren't willing to compromise. 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