The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 17, 1966 · Page 2
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f*» Tup - BlytttvflU (Alt) Coulter Man -fctofry. Neater IT. M« — ScKiety News — r:Donna Smith, Society Editor JPhoiu PO 3-4461 Shower Honors Miss Quinton J'iMiss Dana Quinton, bride elect of Freydoon Haddad, was lionored Thursday evening with a miscellaneous shower in the home of Mrs. Joyce Nowell. ~":The home was decorated in the Christmas theme. ,"'Refreshments of punch and individual cakes were served from a- table covered with a silver arid white cloth. Miss L a n a Nowell served punch from a iiiilk glass punch service. ~ flame prize winners were Mrs. ferry Beaver and Mrs. Elsie Trent. Special guest was Mrs. Hat Quinton, mother of the bride elect. She and the honoree were presented corsages. Other special guests, included Mrs. Jack Marsh and Mrs. Sam -•Fincher, aunts of the bride • elect. For the occasion, Miss Quinton chose a rose heather suit with complementing accessories. A gift of a cookware set was presented to Miss Quinton by her hostess. . Presbyterians To Present Program The Chancel Choir of the First Presbyterian Church will present the Christmas section of Handle's "Messiah" at the 11 a.m. mowing worship service Sunday. The public is invited. Sunday School Classes Have Party First Assembly of God Heralds class and Bereans class had their Christmas party and pot - luck dinner recently in the fellowlup hall at the church. A display of interest was a golden Bible, opened to the story of the birth of Christ, with a gold candle. This display rested on a red table covering. Dining tables were decorated with centerpieces in keeping with the Christmas theme. Teachers of the classes, Mrs. Hugh Gentry and Mrs. Earline Hughey, were presented corsages and a book, "God Called." Jim and Carolyn Abbott were chairmen for entertainment and gifts were exchanged. Violet Club To Have Party The African Violet Club will have its annual Christmas party Tuesday in the horn* of Mrs. J. M. Welborn. It will be a covered dish luncheon with an exchange of gifts. All members are asked to bring an item of food for the jasket that will be made up foi he needy. IBits of News] A THOUGHT TO REMEMBER ' By MM. Buddy Howard Christmas thought*... A time for gay decorations; for Ivy, mistletoe, candies, flowers, simulated snow, lights both dim and bright. A time for presents, pretties, games and goddies. A time when Salvation Army people ring bells and humbly appeal for gifts to help the needy. A time for giving gifts. A time when not only neighborhood merchants, but whole communities engage In competetive maneuvers to clang cash registers. A time for parties. A time to celebrate with a Christmas drink. A time for family reunion. A time for cheerful faces and kind hearts. A time for antagonistic and moods to mellow. A time to gladden the eyes and hearts, especially children's. Depending on one's view, these are only a few of the pleasantries OR unpleasantries of Christmas. Many others could be mentioned. With it all, let us be thankful there are many people who celebrate Christmas . for what It is. Let us be thankful they celebrate the Silent Night reverently. Let us be thankful the crystal Star of Bethlehem speaks to us as it still glows in the sky; as It still outshines the romance of the moon and a host of other silent stars. Above all, let us be thankful we have the choice and the privileged right to join with those who are thankful. MRS. BUDDY HOWARD, HOWARD FUNERAL HOME. ^ nerional fiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiHiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniii Miss Sandy Wahl, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ted Wahl of Blytheville, has pledged Alpha Sigma Alpha social sorority at Hen> derson State Teachers College in Arkadelphia. Miss Emily Ray has arrived from Ouachita Baptist University to spend the holidays with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Earn est Ray, and family. Pete Halstead will arrive from Camp Leonard Wood, Mo., where he has just completed basic training, to spend the holidays with his mother, Mrs. Sam Fincher. His guest will be Miss Char'.ivie Berbling of Cairo. Mr. and Mrs. Terry Beaver and daughter Melissa will leave for Rockwell, N. C., to spend the holidays with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Guy A. Beaver. They will also stop in Marietta, Ga., to visit friends. Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Parker and daughter Windy will leave to make their home in Georgia. Mr. Parker has just finished a service tour of duty. Miss Donna Quinton will arrive from College of the Ozarks in Clarksvifle to visit her mother Mrs. Hat Quinton. She is coming especially for her sister's wedding. Steve Short and Ricky Smith of Blytheville were recently initiated into Kappa Mu Epsilon math club at Arkansas State. Miss Pat Widner has arrived from Memphis State University to spend the holidays with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Widner. Fidelis Class Is Entertained Base Choirs To Give Program The two protestant choirs of the Blytheville Air Force Base Chapel will present "A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols" at the Base Chapel Sunday at 6:00 p.m. The service consists of nine lessons from the Old arid New Testaments telling the story of man' redemption, read by various people affiliated with the Dase chapel. The lessons are interspersed with carols telling the story of Christ's coming. Reading the lessons this Sunday evening will be Gayle Page a chorister; Sissy Pennington, member of the Chapel Couples' Club; Craig Pierce, member of Pro- :estant Youth «f the Chapel; Cinny Mower, a Sunday school scholar; Helen Whitlock, a Sunday school teacher; Donald Garrett, chaplain ser.'ices supervisor; Maurice Mower, member of Protestan Men of the Chape!; LoRaine Setterberg, membr of the Prptestant Women of the Ihapel; and Fathre Bernard R. 'hrie, Catholic chaplain. The invitatory and benediction will be given by the Rev. Roger H. Pearson, protestant chaplain. Members of the Chapel Choir are Julie Brumback, Lenora Crenshaw, Joretta Criss, Nataie Home, Suellen Lansell and .ynn Minor; Miriam Campbell, Betty Kesner> Evelyn Minor, Peggy Mow- E.H.C MEETING NOTES The Homemakers Extension Homemak?"s CJub met recently at the Rustic Inn for a Christmas party. Gifts were exchanged among members and it was innounced that the next meeting will be Jan. 10 in the home of Mrs. Leroy Ross. ' The Hospitality Room of First National Bank was the setting Thursday evening for the Christmas party of Town and Country Extension Homemakers Club. There were 31 members and juests attending. The invocation was given by Mrs. Woodrow Nutt and Father Doyle gave the devotional entitled, "Peace to Men of Goodwill." Pictures oJ the group were taken by Rev. Eugene Hall. The newly elected officers were installed by Miss Pat Cole, extension county agent. She was assisted by Mrs. John O'Neal, outgoing president. Taking office as president, Mrs. T. B. Richardson recog- lized her newly appointed committee chairmen and leaders. Gifts were exchanged under a Christmas tree decorated by Mrs. C. C. Elliott. Mrs. Frank charge of the luncheon menu. Mrs. Jerry Hearn arranged the devotional table which was covered with a heavy fringed red cloth which represented courage for the coming year, er, Peggy Nichols, Connie Perry | and held an oversized candle to Julie Pierce and Lona Snowden; light the way and a large white BCC Ladies Entertained At Yule Luncheon Blytheville Country Club held their Ladies Day luncheon Thursday. Christmas decorations were used through the entertaining rooms. Luncheon tables held red candles in hurricane lamps surrounded by holly, pine cones and red velvet ribbon. Mrs. C.C. Brock read the Christmas story and Miss Mollie Autry, BBS choir director, presented her Singing Chickasaw choir. The program was rounded out with entertainment from the Rockie Smith Dancers. Hostesses for the event were Hrs. Mason Day, Mrs. Hugh Whitsitt, Mrs. Herbert Jones, Mrs. Cecfl Holcomb, Mr. Chares Adams, Mrs. Dick Reid, Mrs. Elbert Johnson, Mrs. Sam Larimore and Mrs. Paul Abbott. Door prizes were awarded to Ross, Joe Hoss, Dav« Abbott, Karen Sullivan, Kay Osborne, Sally Hale, John Rose, Kathy Eubanks; Liana Smith, Ellen White, Trent Whisenhunt, James Osborne, Mike McGovern, Woodson McHaney, Cile Dillahunty, Cissy White, Kim Kersnlck, Brett Banks and Mason Day. In the early 1900s there were more than 1,500 traveling theatrical companies in the Unitsd States, according to the En- cyclopaedia Britannica. Here Comes Santa! That's what the entire family will say when I deliver the new Ford of your choice Christmas Eve. Here's what you do...come in today and make your choice and I will hold it until Christmas Eve snd then deliver it to your home. Remember Prices are boni at Phillips and raised elsewhere. Joe Shanks PHILLIPS FORD SALES Broadwav & Chickasawba Ph. PO 3-4453 Terry Gettleman, Wallace Harding, Elmer Little, William 'age, Dewey White and Harold Vhitlock; Larry Bell, Louis Bittrich, Bob L,ansell and Jim Morton. Choristers in the Junior Choir re Debra Crenshaw, Kathleen iickson, Richard Dickson, Linda Honeycutt, Sharon McCormack, Linda Ousley, Connie 'age, Gayle Page; Dick Read, Patricia Reeves, [Rebecca Bobbins, Wanda Rob- The Fidelis Sunday School (bins, Beverly Shelton, Brenda " Smith, Hal Smith, Lynn Taylor, Marta Tatom and Terry Tatom. class of Trinity Baptist Church met Thursday in the home Of Mrs. Curtis Freeman for a Christmas party with 11 rhem- jers present. Seasonal decorations were used, throughout the entertaining rooms. The devotional and opening prayers were given by Mrs. Gestring. Christmas carols were played m the piano by Alice Gordon. During the social hour, re- reshments were served and iifts exchanged. The Homemakers Extesion Betty Page and Rugh Shelton are the organ and piano accompanists, and the festival is under the direction of Roberta Pearson, director of music in the protestant chapel program. The public is invited to the lowed by a desserf fellowship in the chapel annex. Mrs. J. E. Walsh, Mrs. Richard Osborne, Mrs. Johnny Marr and Mrs. Charles Crigger 111. Wives Club Welcomes New Members CBS Wives club met Thurs- da with three new members present. They are Mrs. Charles Young, Mrs. William Faulken- Childress. Mrs. Ralph Gulp, president, presided over the business meeting. The group discussed making cookies to distribute (o the men on the flight line during the holidays. Hostesses for the next meet- Refreshments were served social hour to Junior High Students Have Bible for guidance. Table decorations were furnished by Mrs. Richardson. of^^hSnrg «vt b vr ? M m stretched the length of the table |be Pe ^ Levltt and Be ^ Mo ' The speakers table was deco- ment of silver spirea interspersed with holly and berries. The centerpiece was an alabaster figurine of Mary and the Christ child. At either end of the table was a sterling silver i candleiabra. Father D'oyle dismissed the group. Coming Monday Day Circles of First Baptist homes: Holiday Dance A dance for eighth and ninth grade students was held at the Blytheville Country Club last night with approximately 150 guests attending. Seasonal decorations were us- A large Christmas tree was Circle one, Mrs. Roy Head; jdecorated with Christmas orna- circle two, Mrs. Bertie Hawks; i menls including glass ball:; circle three, Mrs. Forrest Moore | which held the picture of each circle four, Mrs. Raymond Meeting host and hostess. Old - time recipe for homemade candy often used to call or Working the candy on a marble slab. If there's no mar- ie slab in your kitchen, use a arge platter or a cookie sheet. '/2 Price Christinas Sale Starts Monday, Dec. 19,9 a.m. Florentine Boxes Early Am. Woods Candlesticks Bookends Ash Trays (Dozens) Ardalt Sconces Italian Wastebaskets Decoupage Delia Robia Candles Lavabos Tree Ornaments Pin-ons Candelabra Cachepots Wall Plaques Christmas Arrangements Hundreds & Hundreds of The Red Barn Traditional Quality Items. CASH ONLY — NO REFUNDS — NO WRAPPING The Red Barn "Always the Finest of Everything" Calvary Baptist WMU met for their regular monthly business meeting Wednesday at the church with 12 members present. The meeting was called to order by song led by Mrs. Art Brown. The president, Mrs. Peggy Warren, presided over the meeting. Reports on the season of prayer and Christmas were given. The Christmas party was held Tuesday night in the home of Mrs. Roland Richardson. jZachry; circle five, Mrs. David Music was provided by the iTawater; circle six, Mrs. Joe ! Reigne Band. Whisenhunt; circle seven, Mrs. Refreshments of party foods Jerry Groves; circle eight, Mrs. ;were served. Shelburne Brewer and circle i Hosts and hostesses for the nine, Mrs. Robert Hall. i affair were Jack Webb, Jim To carry off beautifully Chanel N° 5 Spray Perfume Spray Cologne. | Unspillabis ... Re'iilable... Shatterproof. Each 5.00. Refills 3.50. Spray Perfume-Spray Cologne Set 10.00. Kolhrock's Drug Store R.R. & Main Sts.—Downtown BlythevilU THEATRE Your Friendly Theatre OSCEOLA STARTING TIME Mon. - Fri. — 7:30 P.M. Sat.— 2:30 -7:30 P.M. Sunday — Continuous Showing From 2 P.M. »••••••••*•••••••*••»• LAST TIME TODAY Double Feature "DR. GOLDFOOT & THE GIRL BOMBS" Plus "FRANKENSTEIN CONQUERS THE WORLD" Both in Color SUN. • MON. • TUES. SUNDAY BUFFET Box Office Opens at 1:<15 Continuous Showing Daily from 2 p.m. 7 Days a Week LAST TIME TODAY THE WILD ANGELS"—With Peter Fonda and Nancy Sinatra (A) Sunday and Monday (GA) UNDEHSEfl INVENTIONS! BIG SELECTION • APPETIZERS • SALADS • HORS D'OEUVRES • VEGETABLES • DESSERTS • MAIN DISHES NOON TIL 3 Childrfn Und.r 12 .... . $1.25 Drummer Boy Restaurant 1020 S. Division $2.50 Each COMING SOON TO THE RITZ TEXAS ACROSS THE RIVER-Wllh Dosn Martin THOSE MAGNIFICENT MEN IN THEIR FLYING MACIHNM —All Stir Gait HOLD ON — With Herman') Hermits WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF — With Ellubltk Taylor it Richard Burton ARRIVEDERCI BABY - Wllh Tony Curtli THE PROFESSIONALS - With Hurt Lancailer A Lee Marrti NOT WITH MY WIFE - With Tony Cuitl,

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