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ccietif MISS JOSEPHINE REAY Society Editor Stimulating Program Presented By New York Woodwind Quintet Climaxing their stay in Redlands yesterday where they afforded a rare opportunity for students of woodwind instruments by conducting clinic sessions at the University of Redlands, the New York Woodwind Quintet presented a concert in Watchorn hall last night. An interested audience, many of whom had been impressed by the Quintet's concert here two years ago. filled the hall for the program which was the fourth in the current Chamber Music series. The well remembered finesse of the group's ensemble work and the individual capabilities of eachjfor performer combined to provide two hours of complete musical enjoyment. Members of the group are Samuel Baron flute: David Glazer clarinet: John Barrows horn: Jer Next was a Quinlent written in' 1955 for the New York Woodwind players by Alvui Etler who, it was explained, is head of the corn-] position department at Smith college and ' a former oboe player. From the opening thematic pattern expressed by the bassoon and horn, through the rapid, exciting last movement, it was compelling music imbued with subtle humor.' Rossini's Quartet in B Flat Ma jor for flute, clarinet, bassoon and horn seemed tame in company with its highly colored compan ions on the program. Darius Milhaud's stunning Suite Woodwind Quintet, "La Cheminee du Roi Rene" was gracefully performed by the ensemble who perfected every nuance in the most appealing score. Dramatic in its modernity was ome Roth oboe and Arthur Weis-,the final Concerto for Wind Quintet, written only last year by William Bergsma of the Julliard School of Music composition facul- berg. bassoon. Music selected for the Redlands performance was either new or seldom heard, and all of it wasty stimulating. | As an encore, the group played First was a Quintet in G mi- a Scherzo for Quintet by Alec nor by the German composer Wilder who has written works es- Franz Daazi 11763 - 1826'. a'• pecially for the distinguished play- straightforward, graceful and in- 1 ers of the evening, strumentally balanced four move-! The current series will close Ap- ments that called for a display, ril 21 with a concert by the Feld of technique in florid passages I Quartet in residence at the Uni- from each player. 'versity of Redlands Porcelain Of Many Lands Takes Spotlight On Woman's Club Program Recruitment Tea For Prospective Nurses Thursday All students interested in nurs ing as a career are invited to a, nurse recruitment tea being sponsored by the Woman's Auxil iary to the San Bernardino Medical Society. It is set for Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at Colton High school. A panel of nursing educators and leaders will discuss the various nursing fields, academic requirements of entering nursing schools, job opportunities, costs, and other features. On the panel will be Mrs. Betty Jacobson, moderator, chairman of the depart-] ment of nursing at San Bernardino .Valley college: Dr. J. J. H Smith, practicing physician from Colton; Miss Edith Wonfe'r, di rector of nursing service at Patton State hospital; Mrs. Marie Hesser, executive director of the Visiting Nurse Association of San Bernardino; Capt. Irene Gem us Collier. Nurse Corps. USAF, Nor ton Air Force Base;, and Miss Elaine Fineran. assistant director of Public Health Nursing. San Bernardino County Health department. Mrs. Lloyd Watts of Redlands is a member of the nurse recruitment committee for the Auxiliary.] Some of the fascinating history in the development of porcelain making was included in the talk given yesterday afternoon for Contemporary club members by Mrs. Barbara Stickney Smith who was making a return engagement at this time. Two years ago. Mrs. Smith spoke to the club on continental porcelain. She entitled her talk yesterday "Around the World in 80 Cups or Less" and had on display examples of ware produced in various countries of the world. Just a few of her collector's items were a fine stoneware Satsuma cup from Japan, a tiny bowl made in China about 1850 for the King of Siam. a cup bearing the mark of Czar Paul I of Russia, a Danish cup and saucer in the earliest pattern made there: a Swedish piece with its factory mark of three crowns: a piece of black jasperware. Josiah Wedgewood's favorite among his creations: delicate Irish belleek and many, many others. Sidelights in the development of the art and famous personalities connected with it added an informal touch to Mrs. Smith's account. A nominating committee w a s formed during the business meeting with Mmes. J. B. Brinkerhoff, Robert Crawford and Oral Baker elected to serve with Mrs. Chris Q—The bidding has been: East South West North 3* ? You, South, hold: *A5 4 VK9 7 •A8 5 4 J.K9 3 What do you do? A—Pus. Yon may be in the process of being fixed Dot yon just can't help it. Any bid Is too duigenus. TODAY'S QUESTION West passes and your partner doubles. What do you do now? Answer Tomorrow Mattress and Upholstery Needs & Repairs — BANNER Mattress ft Upholstery 122 Cajon PY 3-585! Barnes, and Mrs., John Lee, appointed by the board. A reminder was made of the Soroptimist club benefit program featuring an illustrated talk b y James Sloan tomorrow night in the clubhouse at 8 o'clock. Tickets will be available at the door Several members indicated willingness to serve as delegates to the district convention at Apple Valley April 9. Mrs. Dorothy H Brenan, president, also announced the state convention for April 28-30 in Fresno. " Potted plants for the Redlands Flower Show* plant sale April 25 and 26 were requested by members with any available from their gardens. An invitation was read from the Barstow Woman's club for its reciprocity luncheon April 1. Gordon W. Norris, poet laureate of California, will be the speaker. Mrs. Lewis Rothstein was chair man of the tea committee yesterday, assisted by Mmes. George Stone, C. Davenport Smith and George West. Pouring were Mmes. James Ebert, Carl C Bank. Robert Cox and Fred Sauers. Hostesses at the door were Mrs. Paulyne Folkins and Mrs Ralph Simpson. Mission P.T.A. Observe Classes Parents attending the March meeting of Mission P.T.A. were observers of school classes dur ing a language arts hour. A potluck luncheon followed the room visitation and an exhibit of handiwork, brought by members of the unit, was part' of the par ent education activity program for which Mrs. Joseph Damus is chairman. San ford Gunter. superintendent of Mission district, evaluated the hour of observance for the group The slate of officers recommended by the nominating committee was ratified. Mrs. Henry Fortin Jr., president, was elected to re main in that office for another term. Mrs. Damus was elected first vice president: Mrs. Thomas Patterson, second vice president; Mrs. Edward Phillips, secretary; Mrs. John Lehman, treas urer; Mrs. Robert Mote, historian, and Angus Bruce, auditor. Easter Special Cold Wave Special Regularly $12.50 $050 Now Only Cold wave special includes hair cut, creme shampoo, creme rinse, style set Professional work at this low price. Make your appointment now & save! BEAUTY SALON — MEZZANINE Phone PY 3-3960 PY 3-2366 Omicrons Join In Birthday Celebration There were approximately 100 piesent for the 32nd birthday celebration of Alpha Xi Omicron sorority at the Golden Bull restaurant in Rialto Saturday. Representatives of the various chapters present gave reports Mrs. Savilla Hughes, one of the three charter members attending the luncheon, reviewed the founding of the sorority. • Mrs. Donald Goodwin gave a brief resume of Alpha Xi Omi cron in her "Sorority Memories" News of the Beta chapter was given by Mrs. James Nelson of Redlands and, speaking for Ep silon chapter, was Mrs. Marge Gillespie. Actives from the University of Redlands put on a program. Mrs. Frank Herkelrath also added to the program by singing a solo to accompaniment played by Mrs. May Eleanor Wilby playing an Irish harp. The, meeting closed with t h e singing of sorority songs with Mrs. Nelson Johnson at the piano. VFW AUXILIARY BAKE SALE FRIDAY Auxiliary to V.F.W. Post 2062 announces a bake sale for Friday at the Safeway store. Donations from members of sale items are needed. Joint installation of the Post aiyl Auxiliary is set for April 9 in the I.O.O.F. hall. The Auxil iary will have its regular meeting April 7 at which time there will be initiation of new members and election of officers in Brockton hall. By JOSEPHINE REAY Today's the day for the wearing of the green — that's for sure. In case we'd forgotten a certain reminder was in Israel Myers' early visit to the Facts office with the big mound of pansies he brings on each St. Patrick's Day in memory of Redlands' "patron- saints", the Smiley brothers. (It's their birthday.) "Izzy" undertakes the back-breaking job of picking these low-lying little flowers each year in the gardens around Smiley library. It isn't everyone who can get to Ireland and brag ever after of kissing the Blarney Stone. So what did Genevieve and John Mtley, and Evelyn and Gam Hay cock do but provide a reasonable facsimile for their all-Irish par ty Saturday night at the Country Club. Invitations in the shape of shamrocks indicated the theme which was carried out in great style. First there was the spotlighted sign notifying guests of the presence of the great Blarney Stone inside. Then there were huge outlines of shamrocks, imposing looking shillelaghs and picturesque Irish hats for wall arrangements. Irish harps, too, were prevalent and the beautiful buffet table with its green and white floral centerpiece was dominated by a handsome golden Irish harp. On one table, the decoration was a bowl of Irish potatoes with a good old clay pipe resting comfortably on top. And there was even a little flower pot -with real shamrocks growing! With all that atmosphere •— plus good music for dancing — who could fail to have fun? An unexpected fashion note was added by Genevieve's sister. Rita (Mrs. Lyle) Gray who with her doctor husband came up from Long Beach for the party. Rita's dress, in a stunning shade of red. looked as thqugh it was designed with an intricately cut loose flowing panel in back, so popular these days. But, with a twist of her wrists she could flip the panel in such a way that it forme'd its own cape-like wrap, three-quarter length and even finished with ; collar! Once this was discovered, Rita had to spend much of the evening modeling good-naturedly at intervals. With Jan and Art Bugbee were their houseguests, Mary and Jim Pearson whoi used to be their neighbors in Birmingham, Michigan. Mary and Jim are escaping from Michigan's snow and ice for a winter vacation which began with a visit to the Arizona desert near Scottsdale and their wonderful tans prove they've been enjoying the outdoor living. They're crazy about Redlands weather, sr everyone is just nonchalantly pretending that it's just like this every March! Two little charmers who are making their Redlands debuts this week are only four months old. They are Susan and Carolyn Patridge, twin daughters of Maria | i Smith I and John Patridge who live in San Francisco. Maria brought her little girls down by plane for a short stay with her parents. Mary and Dan Smith, and it promises to be a busy few days. Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestra admirers will have a chance to hear the orchestra's Palm Springs concert if they hurry. It will present the first major concert in the new high school auditorium there April 5 with Ar turo Rasile, young Italian conductor, on the podium. Tickets are on sale at the Palm Springs Playhouse Guid office on the grounds of the Desert Inn or may be reserved by calling FAirvtew 5-2204 Fashion Show Highlights Theta Luncheon Alpha Theta Phi alumnae saw spring fashions from Thana's dress shop at their luncheon Saturday at Phil's Charcoal Broiler on Highway 99. Luncheon tables were decorated in the St. Patrick's day theme. The committee included Mmes. Hartwell Davis, Douglas Dewar, John Straker and Charles Kryder. Fashion models for the afternoon were Mmes. James Fox, Rose Best, James Bethell, Henry Romo, Robert Knox, Kenneth Lewis; and the Misses Barbara Pla chy and Sandy Withrow. A contribution for the scholarship fund was collected as a feature of the meeting. Redlands Daily Facts Tuesday, Mar. 17,19S9 - 3 Jr. Gardeners Meet At Center Golden daffodils blooming at the Yucaipa Garden Center were studied when members of California Holly Junior Garden club m e t there for their March study program. The acacia was tree of the month and the cedar waxwing was bird of the month. Flower s.-rangements of narcissus were made and drawings of California holly for the year book were completed. Members donated to the Penny Pines Plantation being sponsored by District 11. Every child received a Litter Bag and a bag of bulbs to plant in his or her own garden. Mrs. Nancy Ordonez and Mrs. William Cruickshank were visitors of the afternoon. Flocked nylon tricot print over nylon taffeta. Puff tleevei, bertha collar. Fink or yellow. $10.98 Dainty, Nylon Lined, Pastel Nylon Dusters Dainty, feminine nylon lined dusters in beautiful Spring pastels. Choose from florals or dotted Swiss. Styled with pert collars, short sleeves. In pink, blue, yellow. Sizes S, M, L. $6.98 to $14.98 ROBES — 2nd FLOOR t Clean That Fur Now! 1 Vt off Just in Time For Easter ONE THIRD OFF regular prices. Give your fur a wonderful cleaning and glazing for Easter. Let Harris' expert furriers pamper your fur now! Any Stole, Caps, or Scarf $395 Mink slightly higher. FUR SALON — 2nd FLOOR • mour ,'.ML sight Our Very Newest Easter Ensembles Eyen a Fairy Godmother couldn't dress them more beautifully Made for each other . . . and for the prettiest maids on the Easter scene, these fascinatingly beautiful ensembles will fulfill their dreams of Easter loveliness. We've sketched two ensembles from our collections so you can see both the,coats and dresses. A and A-1: Ensemble Dress is a lovely muted floral pattern of •oft cotton with linen trim on bodice. Unusual shade of aqua and fold with aqua trim. Duster has pleated back, round yoke. 3 button closing and self collar. 2-pc. Ensemble, sizes 3 to 6X, S10.9R. 2-pc. Ensem- - ble. size 7 to 14. $14.98 B and B-l: Ensemble Dreu of sheer plaid with full skirt. Empire white-paneled bodice, daintily trimmed collar. A built in nylon marquisette petticoat. Smart linen duster of lilac has 2 lane patch pockets and ties for closing. 2-pc. Ensemble, sizes 3 to 6X, 119.08. 3-pc. Ensemble, sixes 7 to 14. $ 14.98 GIRLS' WEAR 2nd FLOOR

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