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PAGE FOUR BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS FRIDAY, MARCH IT, 1950 "<? • 4 &ocieltf Jane Sheltou, Society, Editor f , '§. Phone. 4461 Two Guests Meet With Thursday Night Club Mrs. Oran Alexander and Mrs. Ivy W. Crawford were guests at the weekly meeting of the Thursday Night Club when Mrs. E. M. Holt 'entertained nt her home. The guests and members were •eated at individual tables for the .rook game in which high score was ,-Von by Mrs. Alexander and rooko "by Mrs. Vesta Rowen. "' Bowls of mixed spring (lowers "were /placed -throughout the Holt •' home. At the conclusion of the game, -Hhe hostess served refreshments. * * * • Avalon Club Meets; 1 Mrs. Kettinger Hostess Mrs. Buss Kettinger was hostess yesterday afternoon at her home for the weekly meeting of the Ava, Ion Bunco Club. Miniature shamrock tallies, In ' keeping with St. Patrick's Day nnd other decorations in complement to the day, were used during the ' afternoon. i ', High score was won by Mrs. Hugl ! Gentry, low by Mrs. W. P. Cxipples • and bunco by Mrs. Kcttinger. • Mrs. Kettinger served a salad cotirse lo her guests who were seated in the entertaining roonT, '•{: which were arranged bouquets of bridal '\vrcath and gladioli. . . . » : Kibitzer Club Meets In Af flick Home Vari-shaded gladioli in novelty arrangements were placed through oul the Charles Affllck, Jr., horn > at Stcelc yesterday afternoon Jo • the meeting of the Kibitzer Club. Individual tables, lopped will- minatlire. copper plnnters. brimmln • \Vlth gladioli, were placed through • out the entertaining rooms for th dessert bridge. During the afternoon, high scor was won by Mrs. Harry A. Halne and second high by Mrs. Jac Chamblin. Contract Club Meets . At Hotel Noble The Thursday Contract Club an two guests were entertained yes * terday at Hotel Noble for the weckl * luncheon-bridge meeting. Mrs. F. I Joyner was hostess to the club an r guests, Mrs- E. B, Wood son nnd Mr * Sameul F. Norrls. In recognition 'of .St. .Patrick * Day were the tiny nut cups ndorne -• with shamrocks, which marked enc guest's place. ; In the bridge game, which wa "• played hi the Colonial Room, hig ' Bcore was won by Mrs. Woodson ar second high by Mrs, Norrls. -' Mrs. Cure Compliments V The Thursday Club ^ '- The Thursday'Club was compl • merited yesterday when Mrs. E. - "jCure was hostess to the group i her home on Chlckasawba. • ' Preceding the bridge game, lunch ' • eon was served from the dinlj . table, which was centered with . pottery bowl from which brlmmi white stock. In the bridge game followln high score was won by Mrs. C. i Afllich and second high by Mi Russell Phillips. HOME STYLES I Mrs. Cherry Is Hostess To Mid-Week, Guests The weekly luncheon-bridge meet- _ng of the Mid-Week Club was held vcstcrday at the J. I,ouls Cherry lomc on Main Street with four guests present. Mrs. B. M. 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Free pattern printed inside the book. spring flowers topped the dining table at which the group was seated for the two course luncheon. Vases of gladioli decorated the room In which the afternoon was spent In playing bridge following luncheon, High score was won by Mrs. B. A. Lynch and second high by Mrs. crlgger. * • • Marriage Ceremony Is Announced An announcement Is made today of the rc-marrlage of Mr. and Mrs. John Irby. The ceremony was performed Dec. zl In Osceola. Mr. and Mrs. Irby are now at home at 110 S. Oth Street. Coming Events Social Calendar Friday Mrs. O. O. Poetz hostess to Friday 'onlract Club. Potluck supper for fast Matrons and Patrons Club at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dan Blodgctt on learn. Mrs Love Adams co-hostess o the group at 7 p.m. Mrs. Lendennie Fowler entertains CBC Club. Chapter "N" of PEO has 1 p.m uncheon at the John Caudlll home drs. Caudlll and Mrs. Freeman Robinson hostesses. Mrs. W. P. McCann entertains lUcky Rook Club. Ladies Bible Class of the First Methodist church has business and social meeting at the church at 2:30 p.m. Hostesses will be Mrs. Frank Webb. Mrs. John Wnldcn. Mrs. L. M. Burnett. Mrs. Belle Wood and Mrs. J. D. Barksdale. . W. B. Nicholson, superintended of schools, left today for Fort Worth, Tex., to attend a regional convention of the American Association of School Administrators. Mr. Nicholson will participate on the program. Condition of C. A. Richards, who Is undergoing treatment at Blythe- villc Hospital, Is satisfactory. The condition of Mrs. J. W. Stallings, who is a patient at the Blythe- vllle Hospital, Is Improved. V/. D Tommey, high school principal, will leave Sunday for Chicago where he will attend the North Central Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges meeting. Condition of Mrs. Polly Ann Burns of Dell, who is a patient nt the Blythevllle Hospital, Is satisfactory. Mrs. George Saliba. Jr.. Mrs. N. H. Blakcinore, and Mrs. Harold Hinson will spend tomorrow in rMemphls. The Rev. Eugene Shultz of the N imber .Nine Baptist Church. Mrs. Mrs. Mayo Hostess I o Thursday Rook Club The St. Patrick's Day theme was selected for the motif of the weekly meeting of the Thursday Rook club yesterday. Mrs. W. B. Mayo was hostess to the group at her home. . Arrangements of mixed sprini flowers were placed throughout thu Mayo .home for the occasion. The table appointments and tallies used by the guests were in keep- Ing with the selected party theme. High score was won by Mrs Grover Wren, second high by Mrs Mayo, and rooko by Mrs. II. C Blankenship. At the conclusion of the game the hostess served a salad course. Kric Mrs. T. N, Johnson. Eu- sciic Uay and Cooper Reid left this morning for Little Hock where they attend the Baptist Training WSCS Presents , Program Meeting Thirteen members and one guest, Mrs. S. D. McGee, of the Promised Land WSCS, met last night at the home of Mrs. Marcus Gaincs for a program meeting. ' The program, "Prayer," was presented by Mrs. Bill Hnrdin, Mrs. Otis Jarrett, Mrs. Hubert Mltcnell and Mrs. Alvin Hardy. ' Special music was presented by Mrs. Hardin and Mrs. J. M. Vcnsley. Mrs. McGce led the closing prayer. Refreshments were served by the hostess in the social hour following. Union now being conducted there. They plan to return tonight, Mr. and Mrs. Parker Camp of Paragonld are spending several days here as gucsls of Mr. and Mrs. Don Haley an.! son, Jerry. Mr. Camp and Mrs. Haley are cousins, Mr.,ard Mrs. R. B. Hodge, Sr., Mrs. W. M. Hnynes. Bill Hayncs and Miss Clara Bell Hinson will leave tonight for Lexington, Ky.. to vis- It as guests of Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Ilndge who nre students at the University of Kentucky, Lexington. Condition of Mrs. Houston Skelton who has been confined to Walls Hospital for several days Is much improved. Mrs. Russell Gatncs Is'spending several clays In Little Rock. Mr. and Mrs J. E. Harrison announce the birth of a son Tuesday at Skallcr's Clinic. The baby, who Is their first child, has been named Robert Owen. Mrs. Harrison Is the former Miss Ann Owen of Luxora. Mrs. E. R. Mason. Miss, Clara Ruble. Mrs. Kendall Berry and Miss Vcra Goodrich left this morning for Natchez. Miss., where they will attend the Pilgrimage. They will also visit olhor points of southern Interests prior to their return Sunday nlBhu. Miss Elise Moore will be returned to her home. 700 Walnut, this'af- ternoon from Blylhcvllle Hosplal where she has been a patient for the past two weeks. : NBA Staff Writ** Rntfa ami* Here's a letter from a secretary who clai ins her em ployer's wl f e doesn't understand him. The secretary, I gather, does. Well, MLss Secretary, t don't you bother your liitlc head about your boss'" relationship with nLs wife, That is his and her department— and strictly private. And If it isn't too impertinent, may I ask you a few questions? What makes you think that you arc working for a misunderstood man? Did he tell you so himself? Or did you Just sit down and figure out for yourself that you arc the only woman in the world who has his best interests at heart? Either way you're on dangerous ground. If he told you, then you can be pretty sure he Is up to no good. Self - styled misunderstood husbands never are. .. And if you've figured It out for yourself that Is a .pretty good indication that you are taking too personal an interest in your bass. It's even posMble tha you're getting ready to sell yourself on the idea that, since his wife doesn't understand him, you can convince him thut you do. Many a marriage has been broken up by a woman who Is clever at convincing a man he is misunderstood at home. ' "Mfsunifcrstootl" Plaint Is Common The reason I'm answering your letter In print Is because you aren't the first woman to write me a1x>ut what a "crying shame" It Is that some perfectly wonderful boss has a wife who doesn't appreciate or understand him. And In" every case I'm skeptical, for several reasons. One is that Just becau.se a woman knows how a mnn acts around an office doesn't mean she has any idea of what he Is like at home. And the other reason is thtit the working girl who claims her employer's wife doesn't understand him always imnllcs that she does. And that. Miss Secretary, is how triangles get started. So my advice to you Is to slop worrying about your boss' private life. That really Isn't part,of a secretary's Job. At The Hospitals Hlj'theville Hospital Dismissed: Katharine Kcstcr, City. .Baby Crosby, city. Mrs. L. L. Anderson, City. Walls Hospital Dismissed: Baby Raymond George, Luxora. Mrs. Laura Whltficld, Steclc. Baptist Circles Meet In Manila The Business Womchs Circles of Ihe Baptist Churches In'Mississippi Comity convened lust night, In Manila for a Federation meeting. The host church was the First Baptist, of which the Rev. Guy D. Mngec is pastor. *. Dinner was served preceding the program on "Missions" which was presented by Mrs. Hnttie Grimes of the Manila hurch. Mrs. Oral Woods of the Ltixora Church spoke to the group after which a film "Home Mission Work" was shown. Miss Smith Wins Sorority Honor Miss Mary Ann Smith, daughter or Mrs. Ann Smith of Blythevill.;, has been selected as model pledge for the year, of tlr4. Delta Gamma sorrority at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Miss Smith, ? r ho is a junior, is a transfer student from Texas State College for Women, Dcnton. In recognition of the honor, Mi.w Smith was presented a jeweled pin from the chapter. Women's Clubs To Convene In Osceola Monday Osceola's Piogiesslve nnd Junior Progressive clubs will be hosts Monday lo the 36th annual convention ol the Forrest City District, Arkansas Federation of Women's Clubs. Registration will begin In the Civic auditorium at 9 a.m. and the ses- s">n will be officially opened at 10 o'clock by Mrs. Carrol W. Watson, president of tlie Osceola Progressive Club. The Riw, II. J. Couchmnn. pastor of the Osceola Methodist Church, will give the invocation and Mayor Ben p. Duller will officially welcome the group, . .< The newly organized Girl Scout troop of Osceola wtll give the flag presentation ceremony. . Mrs. I. T. Hill, Imboticn, district president, will preside during the business session and .will introduce Mrs. T. T. Mardls, Harrlsburg. state president, who will deliver the principal address of the meeting. Othei otstrict and state officers will be on hand for the session. Among district officers to be In- Iroduced are Mrs. P. O. Gwyn, Osceola, recording secretary: Mrs George I.ce. Blythevllle, treasurer and Mrs. Fate Harmon, Osceola junior club historian. Vocal selections by Mrs. H. J Couchman. Osceola, accompanied b Mrs. John W. Edrington. will pre cede the address by Mrs. Mardis. At 11:30 a.m. guests will inspee the library on the first floor of th building. There will be exhibits o art work from schools of the dis trict and club yearbooks. Mrs. N. O. Cartwright, Osceol Junior Progressive Club prcsicleii will preside during the Irnchco when the Junior club will hav charge of the program. At the opening of tlie afternoo session Mrs. L. A Sloan. Imbodei will lead the Club Collect, nfte which winners of the music contfs will be presented by Mrs. John V Edrington, Osceola, district chair man of fine arts. Mrs. Madeline Camnhell ot Osce o!a will have charge of group sing ing. Local commiltnes for enlertnlnii the conference follow: Registration — Mrs. Rube Boyc Mrs. Conrad Garner, Mrs. C. F • Sanders. Mrs. George Florida, Mrs \ N. G. Cartwright, Mrs. Mitchell ! Moore. [ Luncheon arrangements—Mrs. P D. Job run in. Mrs. J. L. Glascoe, Mrs J. A Pigt;. Decorations—Mrs. Joe Rhodes, Sr . Mrs. C. M. HarweM. Mrs. V. C. Colbert, Mrs. O. W. Knight. Mrs. George Rains. . r Flag ceremonv—Mrs. H. B. Jones. Music—Mrs. Madeline Campbell Favors—Mrs. Eugene Shaneyfelt. Mrs. R. C. Bryan, Mrs. H. J. Couchman. Mrs. Wirt Steed. Mrs. B. E. Half Moon News Mrs. John Till of Warden, Mo,, ho has been visiting Mrs. John :arrow the past week, has return- d home. Dreiida Belts, eight year old dau- hter of Mr. and Mrs. Wlllard Belts, j a patient In the Arkansas Childens' Home and Hospital. Mrs. Gertrude Mitchell of Sioux City. I0'*a, her daughter, Mrs. Bill Vestergand of Le Mars, Iowa, vLslt- d hi (he home of Mr. and Mrs. Orville Mitchell the past week, Mrs. Mitchell Is (he mother of Orville Mitchell. Miss Wancll Vastblnder of Miligan Hidge spent the weekend with VIlss Marjorie Alexander. Mrs. N. J. Jones left Saturday 'or Long Beach, Calif., where she wilt visit with her daughter, Mis. Harold Mynard, for an indefinite itudy Course, Election Held By Central PTA A comb toed study course wu pr*- ented Wednesday afternoon for the entral, lang« and Central FTA'i n connection with the monthly line. WSCS Meeli The WSCS Met Monday night in he home of Mrs. Orville Mitchell with four members present. The program book, "Christ Jesus Himself the cornerstone" was used The March program was given with each member participating. Following the business session the hostess served hot chocolate ant cookies. Livestock STOOK YARDS, III -(USDA)—Hogs 6500 NATIONAL March 17. WV fairly active. 15 to mostly 25 highe than Thursday's average; sow steady to strong; bulk good am choice 180-240 Ibs 16.75-17.00; to 11.00; 250-300 Ibs mostly In odd lot 15.50-15.50; 140-170 Ibs 14.00-16.00 few to 16.25; 100-130 Ib pigs 10.00 13.50, good and choice sows 400 Ib. down 14.50-15.00; heavier sows 1275 14.00; slags 8.50-11.00. Cattle 400; calves 500; general! slrang and active In cleanup trade odd lo(s and Individual light weigh c'nimr-' nnd medium steers an heifers 24.00-SO; very few good cow e, Jf'a* !(VSt 'cntral PTA meeting. The course, which wu a panel iscusslon of the summer recrea- onal program In BlytheviUe, resented at 1:30 p.m. at the I Japtlst Church. Miss Winnie Virgil Turner, elementary school supervisor, Intro- uced the guest speakers for the af- ernoon. Worth Holder spoke on Parks." Mrs. Hugh Whitsitt dis- ussed "Swimming Classes and Wa- cr Safety," and the Rev. Lester D. "trubhar spoke concerning the "Va ation Bible Schools." Mrs. Ira Gray, >ublio librarian, chose to discuss, The Library and its Opportunities." '. P. Garrott, "Y" director, conclud- d the discussion with a talk on he different phases of the "Y". An Executive Board meeting was held at 2:30 .p.m. after which >. ;eneral meeting was conducted at 3 p.m. Mrs. Alvin Huffman, pro;ram chairman, Introduced Mrs. C. C. Brown who presented the devotional. Mrs. E. J. Cure read the ^resident's' message followed by an address by the guest speaker of the afternoon. Mrs. Roy Bagley. Mrs. 3agley discussed, "Understanding Children." Officers for the 1950-51 session were elected Immediately following a report of the nominating committee which was headed by Mrs. Alec Shelby. Officers elected were: president, Mrs. C. L. Me Waters, Jr.; vice-president, Mrs. E. J. Cure; secretary, Mrs. Bert Trumble; treasurer Mrs. Leonard Johnson; and historian Mrs. Shelby. In the room count, prizes were presented the third grade for downstairs and the fourth grade icfcup stairs. 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