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farewell Party For i Mrs. B. C.Matteson Mrs. B.C. Matteson was complimented at a farewell coffee Thursday morning in the home of Mrs. Rene Lawson, 217 Santa Maria Drive, with Mrs. William J. Chambers and Mrs. Lawson as hostesses. A farewell gift Was presented to Mrs. Matteson by the hostesses. She will leave soon to make her home in Atlanta, Ga. • . The table, laid In fcce, featured an Easter motif with driftwood and spring flowers. A lighted Easter egg, nestling in green grass, was encircled with miniature animals. Spring flowers were arrangement throughout the home for the occasion. Mrs. Chambers presided at the silver service. Attending were the guest of honor anal Mesdames L.R. LaGow, D.J. McWilliams, Warner Davis, Glendon Padgett, John Finger, Stephen Donnelly, Donald Coe, James Blake,.RonaldSaladay,Davis Russ, John Blackburn, Homer Rothe, Ray Chambers, Joe Browne, Alvin Braunstein, William J. Chambers and Rene Lawson, with Miss Genevieve Qualia. Hints From Heloise DEAR HELOISE: I just couldn't resist telling, you about my creations that I finished some time ago involving an unused portable television stand with tubular legs and wheels, a clock with a broken case and a coffee table with a very unsightly, marred top. The idea originated because I had ruined the veneer on a coffee table top. The table was too good to discard yet miserable to look at. So, I decided to cover the top with mosaic tiles and antique the remainder of the woodwork. When I finished, I had tile left over, so I cut a sixteen- inch square of plywood that was one-half inch thick And created a simple pattern on this with the mosaic tile. Then placed it on the unused TV stand. Presto, an end table for my studio couch in the TV room—the same room where I used the coffee table. I sprayed the tubular legs of the TV stand with gold paint. To use the rest of the tile, I resurrected a clock which had a f broken case and had been hidden in a drawer for years. I had a wooden frame made to encase the face and timepiece and also covered it with mosaic tile — again using a simple pattern. I used the clock In. the same room with the other two pieces. / All three pieces are so serviceable and cost very little to put into good use. With a man in the house I'm sure the table top could be anchored in some way on the portable TV stand. I have mine just resting on the top and it has worked out all right for me. Don't know when I've had so much fun! Annabelle Bossick * * * LETTER OF THOUGHT DEAR HELOISE: Don't feel useless—you can always be used as a bad example! A Reader • * • DEAR HELOISE: With Easter so close I would like to share this little tip with other mothers. My four kiddies, ages twelve through five, love to dye their own eggs but I always dreaded the mess, the confusion, and, most of all, the spills that were inevitable. Then I started saving my WIN AT BRIDGE used plastic foam 1 cups. I washed them real well and put away for just this occasion. They are just the riffht size and can be thrown away •— • no more stained cups and bowls. Fill each cup with a different colored dye and you're all set. But, I found the most important thing- is to set each cup of dye in a cup of your muffin tin and they won't get turned over by little hands reaching- to check on their eggs. Now I relax and the kids enjoy decorating to their - heart's content. Yvonne Johnson DEAR HELOISE: For a luscious, easy, low-fat dessert, try whipping slightly jelled gelatin with corresponding flavor of low-fat yogurt until thoroughly mixed . . . then chill. I use slightly less water when preparing the gelatin. Fruit may be added but it's not necessary. I've tried strawberry, raspberry and orange . . . all equally good! It makes a pretty mold. Helen Reha SOCIAL j CALENDAR MONDAY The pel Rio Music Club will have a sacred music program presented by the Chancel Choir of the First United Methodist Church at 7:30 p.m. in the church sanctuary. Mrs. Beverly Tabor is the director and Mrs. Leon Mayfield will play the organ accompaniment. A social in the House of Friendship of the church will follow the program with the hostesses including Mesdames Sam Draper, A. Madison, Balfour Da vies, W.P.Meredith Jr., Douglas A. Newton and John Almond Jr. TUESDAY The local branch of the American Association of University Women will hold a dinner meeting at 7 p.m. in the San Felipe Country Club for the official visit of Dr. Allena Pace, president of the Texas District AAUW. CHURCH CALENDAR TUESDAY the St. James' Guild will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the home of Mrs. A..C, Kyle, 232 Park Avenue. A guest, Mrs. John L. Dodson Jr., will present the program, "A Man Must Say 'Jesus Christ is Lord.'" TUESDAY < The Mary Martha Circle of the First United Methodist Church will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the home of Mrs. L.M. Lloyd, 403 W. 5th St. TUESDAY Circles One and Two of the First Presbyterian Church will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the home of Mrs. Cliff Wilson, 805 W. 9th; Circle Three will meet at 3 p.m. in the home of Mrs. W.H. Manning', Apartment 307, Mimosa Apartments; Circle Four will meet with -Mrs. Femest Taylor, 1302 E. Gibbs St., at 7:30 pjn. A Smart Blouse and You're 4 In' Brackettville News BRACKETTVILLE -A- Ipha Epsilon Psi Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority met Monday night in the home of Mrs. Dale Thompson. Mrs. William Miears, the area of the home. Mr. and Mrs, O.D. Dooley of Brackettville were hosts for a dsnner party at the Moderno Restaurant in Piedras Negras, vice-president of the chapter, Mexico, April 3 honoring Miss presided at the meeting in the Susan Haynes. absence of the president. The queen's contest for the Frontier Fair was discussed and a committee was appointed to aid the sorority's candidate, Miss Sherrie Schafer, with her activities. The committee includes Mrs. Dale Thompson, Mrs. Johnny McClure, Mrs. Kenneth Hobbs and Mrs. Nick Monigold. A cake walk will be held Tuesday night in the City Square for the contest. The program committee chairman was Mrs. Charles Hadsell, who presented the program with the topic f 'Thought." Members participated in the program. After the business meeting the hostess, Mrs. Thompson, served coffee, Cokes and cake from a beautifully decorated table. Easter decorations were arranged throughout the living No-Trump Easy as 1-2-3 NORTH 48762 VAK62 4 102 WEST A A 10 5 VQ85 • 975 *A1042 EAST AQJ93 V10943 4KJ #986 SOUTH (D) • *K4 VJ7 • AQ8643 #QJ7 None Vulnerable West North East South 1 > Pass IV Pass 1 N.T. Pass Pass Pass Opening lead By Oswald & James Jacoby Here is an unusual problem. South succeeded in going down two at his one no- trump contract. He rose with dummy's king of clubs at trick one—a correct start. He led the 10 of diamonds, covered. East's king with the ace, went to dummy with the heart ace, led a second diamond, won the queen and led a third diamond to West's nine. West led the queen of hearts which was woivby dummy's king, A club-lost to West's ace, whereupon a heart lead gave East two heart tricks and a spade lead back ended all hope for the declarer. At different stages in the play. South could have made one', two or three n(hfrurnp. See if ypu can find"these lost opportunities. The first was when East played the king of diamonds. South could have ducked. If East led back a spade they would have collected four spades and the ace of clubs and South would have made his contract on the nose. The play for three no- trump would have been for South to play three rounds of diamonds immediately. This would put West on lead with the nine and his best play would be to lead ace and another club, but this would allow South two clubs, two hearts and five diamonds for a total of nine. The chance for eight tricks occurred when West led the queen of hearts. South should let this hold. If West played his last heart South Would make nine. If West shifted to ace and another club, South would only make one heart trick, two clubs and five diamonds for eight tricks. (NEWSPAPER ENTERPRISE ASSN.) South 2* The bidding has been: West North East IV Pass Pass 3* Pass Pass 3 N.T. Pass ? You, South, hold: *A2 VAJ4 463 *KQJ753 What do you do now? A — Jump fo five clubs to show you intended to play at least • club game.' TODAY'S QUESTION ' ^^Yoyrpartner continues to five diamoruls^ What do you do now? ' Answer Tomorrow Miss Haynes is a candidate for graduation from Brackett High School. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Aubrey Haynes of Brackettville and is an honor student. She has been the recipient of many honors and awards from the school. Miss Haynes has been active in the 4-H Club and lettered in basketball four years, having served as captain of the team for two years. She was a member of the Tiger Band for nine years and was majorette for a year before serving as the drum major for three years. Miss Haynes was a Gold Star Girl and is the FFA Sweetheart this year. Immediately after graduation from high school • Miss Haynes will enter Sul Ross State University in Alpine to continue her education and activities. The center-piece for the dinner table was an arrangement of spring flowers flanked by tapers. ! . . The honoree was presented a gift and a corsage of gardenias by the hosts. Those attending the party, in addition to the guest of honor, her parents and the hosts were Jack Whitworth, Susan's escort; Miss Susan Gray of San Antonio, B. Haynes of Brackettville and Mr. and Mrs. William Whitworth of Spofford. Miss Nellie Payne, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Payne, will represent the Babe Ruth League in the Frontier Fair's queen contest The league chose Miss Payne this week as their candidate. She is a senior student in Brackett High School and is very active in school affairs. Earlier this year she was chosen homecoming queen of the high school. Votes in the current contest are one cent each and the Babe Ruth players and officials are anxious to have everyone support their candidate for the title of queen. The league is coached by Ray Smallwood. It is in the process of holding try-outs with the team to be announced shortly. The Babe Ruth League will *old a cake sale at Nash Dry , Goods ..Store at 10 a.m. Saturday morning to help raise their sponsorship fee of $250,, which they are working' to raise, , >, •• _ ^-, , ', '. : ' _ . ' 1^1! '•_/. ••star Bunny Mfgasti you • hop ADAMS' FLOWERS for novolty dejcoratton* for . your parties DEL RIO (TEXAS) NEWS-HERALD, Friday, April 9, 1971-3 Church Services Loose-fitting chiffon at-home ponts (left) couldn't have a more perfect complement than the blouse of white tucked cotton. Lavender tank top (right) is worn over sophisticated evening pants and dressed up with chain belts. Still it can be worn plain over a bathing suit or shorts for a day at the beach. In a good basic top or blouse, you're "in" no matter what the'current trend. Designs by Ship 'n' Shore. Services in Del Rio churches Sunday include the following: FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH The Rev. William S. .Caldwell, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, will have as his theme for the morning worship Sunday "Fear Not—He Has Risen." The Gospel Reading will be Matthew 28; the second Gospel Reading will be Luke 24:1-35. Sunday School classes meet at 9:45 a.m. Youth Fellowship will meet at 5 p.m. Sunday and the Session will hold a regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday. Circles One and Two will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the home of Mrs. Cliff Wilson, 805 W. 9th St.; Circle Three will meet at 3 p.m. with Mrs. W.H. Manning in the Mimosa Apartments and Circle Four will meet with Mrs. Fernest Taylor at 1302 E. Gibbs St. at 7 p.m., all on Tuesday. The choir will practice Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. and the C.L.C. Class will meet witS Richard ' Beauchamp in Fellowship Hall of the church. ABBY Readers Reply To 'Dateless, But Nice' By Abigail Van Buren {© \9n by Cfelciio Tribaae-N. Y. News Smd., inc.] DEAR ABBY: I have news for the girl in Eudora, Kan., who claims she is dateless because she's nice. I happen to be a 26-year-old bachelor who lives in Eudora, so I think I'm in a position to know. I am no creep, and I've dated all kinds of girls, here and in other cities. I feel sorry for a girl who doesn't get asked for dateg, and if it makes her feel better to say it's because she's "too nice," it's all right with me. But that's not the real reason. There must be something wrong with her personality. A girl can't be too nice! Sure, a guy will take out an easy number just to prove to himself that he's a "man," but after he's used the girl for that purpose, she's had it. Girls who put out may enjoy a rush of popularity for a while, but guys talk, and if the girl wants to settle down and be respectable, she'd better leave town. Sock it. to 'em, Abby. And keep telling young girls that men still want "good girls." Boys look for the other kind, so if a girl wants to end up with a man and not a boy, tell her to save herself. EUDORA READER DEAR ABBY: I got a chuckle over the letter from the girl in Eudora, Kan., who is dateless because she's "nice." Maybe there is something about Eudora that causes the trouble. When I went to high school there I never had a date either. x Tell her to hapg on. If it takes 10 dateless years to find a husband as good as mine, it's worth it. TERESA: E. H. S. CLASS OF '57 DEAR ABBY: This is for the nice girl from Eudora, Kan.: My roommate is a junior in college and I am a freshman. We were "decent" in high school and it paid off. We have done a lot of dating in college mostly with guys who ask us out more than once because they have a good time. And we don't have to put out either. The guys who just want sex don't ask us twice. And who needs them? Most fellows respect girls who say no! Here is our motto: "Friendship may blossom into love, but don't cheapen yourself and give love to gain friendship." The joy of true love is worth all the waiting it takes. FLAGSTAFF, ARIZ. DEAR ABBY: This is for the girl who said that nice girls don't get dates. She's wrong. Boys don't ask girls out because they want only sex. Sure, if you're giving it away, they'll take it, but they do have other interests. I'll bet that nice Kansas girl is dateless because she lets a guy know right off the bat that she thinks all he wants is sex, and that turns him off. LOTS OF DATES AND STILL A VIRGIN I* • ' DEAR ABBY: About that girl who said boys don't care to date nice girls. You. said she was wrong. Well, you goofed. I say she's absolutely right. Face it, Abby, you aren't a teen-ager anymore. SEVENTEEN DEAR SEVENTEEN: I know it. They were saying the same thing when I was a teen-ager, and they were wrong then, too. DEAR ABBY: That girl was so wrong to say that guys don't want to date girls unless they can score with them. I am a 27-year-old bachelor who enjoys the company of a girl I can have a good time with and I assure you I can leave sex out of it. There is so much more to dating and relationships than just heading for the bedroom. I come from the old school where a walk in the moonlight and a kiss at the door is a perfect ending for a wonderful evening. As far as I'm concerned, good girls are in style, and I hope that girl in Kansas doesn't lose her faith in us men. R. K. IN OSHKOSH, WIS. What'* your problem? You'll feel better if you get It off year chert. Write to ABBY, Box 69700, Los Angeles. Ctl. MM*. For • personal reply enclose stamped, addressed jppppplllipl^^ First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) , : 2101 North Main • B.L. Brown, Minister £«tTbo) 9:45-MomingWorttiip 10:50 Communion Every Sunday Vegetables Add Color For Easter By AILEEN CLAIRE NEA Food Editor Color is as important as taste for that special Easter meal. A dish that fills both requirements is Baked Carrots and Parsnips. This concoction goes with the traditional ham, pork or beef and also with a special ham quiche. BAKED CARROTS AND PARSNIPS 2 cubes chicken bouillon 2 tablespoons boiling water 2 tablespoons margarine V4 cup finely chopped onion J /4 cup dark corn syrup 2 teaspoons grated orange rind 1 pound carrots, pared and cut into 3xV4-inch strips 1 pound parsnips, pared and cut into ' i -inch slices Dissolve bouillon cubes in water. Melt margarine in small saucepan or skillet. Add onion and saute, stirring frequently until tender^ Add bouillon. Stir in corn syrup and orange rind. Arrange one-half of the carrots and parsnips in 1 '£ quart casserole dish and pour about one-half of the corn syrup mixture over vegetables. Repeat with remaining vegetables and corn syrup mixture. Cover and bake in 375-degree oven 1 hour or until tender. Makes 6 to 8 servinge. (Note: Two pounds carrots or parsnips may be used in place of the combination.) (NEWSPAPER ENTERPRISE ASSN.) THE SHORTS CIRCUIT — Navy and white dotted cotton creates a feminine look for summer. The sleeveless tunic top, edged in white rick rack and eyelet ruffles, flares wide and easy over shorts. THE RESURRECTION IS GOING ON TODAY A man from Britain tells how his life was greatly affected by a minister's Easter sermon. Another man will tell' of his healing after reaching a point of total hopelessness. Broadcast this Sunday over many Texas stations including: \ 8:45 a.m. Kt>LK 1230KC 7:45 a.m. KTSA 550KC 8:00 a.m. KTBC 590KC 8:15a.m. KGKL 960KC FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH The Rev. John W. Platt, pastor of the First United Methodist Church, will hold two identical services Sunday, the first at 8:30 a.m. and the second at 10:55 a.m. His sermon theme will be "While It Was Yet Dark," based on John 12:1-15, for both services. At the evening worship at .6:30 o'clock, the pastor's CWF Gives Party At Nursing Home An Easter party was given by the Christian Women's Fellowship of the First Christian Church Wednesday afternoon at the Del Rio Nursing Home. Cup cakes and other Easter refreshments were served. Michael Veltmann led a sing-along of familiar hymns and popular songs. Members of the home requested songs. Mr. Veltmann sang two solos, "Beautiful Dreamer" and "In the Garden." Assisting in giving the party were Mrs. Edwin Brown, Mrs. F.M. Pegues and Mrs. B.L. Brown. A party is given by the C.W.F. in the home each month. theme will be "The Flame Flickers," John 21:1-15. Sunday School classes meet at 9:45 a.m. ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL CHURCH Holy Communion will be held at 7 a.m. Sunday in St James' Episcopal Church with Sunday School classes meeting •at10a.m. -- - - - Holy Communion will also be celebrated at 11 a.m. Sunday. FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST "And he saith unto them, Be not affrighted: Ye seek Jesus of Nazareth, which was crucified: he is risen; he is not here: behold the place where they laid him." These words from the account of the resurrection in the Gospel of Mark are part of the Bible Lesson-Sermon, "Are Sin, Disease, and Death Real?" One of the supporting citations from Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy states: "Jesus' deed was for the enlightenment of men and for the salvation of the whole world from sin, sickness and death." BAPTIST TEMPLE Sunday— School begins at 9:45 a.m. in Baptist Temple on North Main Street at Sixth. The morning service is at 11 o'clock Sunday 'with the pastor, the Rev. Richard Mayberry, delivering the sermon. Christian. Training is held at 6:30 p.m. Sunday and the evening service begins at 7:30 o'clock. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH Morning service in the First Baptist Church begins at 11 o'clock Sunday with the Rev. Fred Wiesen delivering the sermon. Sunday School classes are held at 9:45 a.m. The evening service starts at 7 o'clock with prayer meeting Wednesday at 7:30 o'clock in the evening. • ' BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH The Rev. Richard Lewis, pastor of Bethel Baptist Church at 600 E. 8th St., will deliver the sermon at the 11 o'clock service in the church Sunday. The evening service begins at 7 o'clock and Sunday School classes meet at 9:45 a.m. A Christian Science radio »erie» ' f \ RAMIRORAMOW Senior San Felipe High School Captain of Mustang Football Team Member of student council and Spanish club Wearing gray double" breasted coat with

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