The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on November 25, 1953 · Page 1
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Blytheville, Arkansas
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Wednesday, November 25, 1953
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PAOEFOUR BLYTHEVILLB (ARK.) COURIER NEWS Mewl P«t MulMn*. Society Editor Plion* 4461 WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 25, 19M Gay Garrigan Is Honored at Breakfast Continuing events given for Miss Gay Oarrlgnn, who is engaged to Waddy Moore III of Helena, a breakfast was given at Hotel Noble Sunday morning. Hostesses for the affair were Mrs R. c. Altai. Mrs. P. c. Roihrock, and Miss Irene Crowd:r. Eighteen guests were seated at the long table which held a centerpiece of pink carnations surrounded by a complete miniature bridal party. Pink rosebuds in bud vases were used on ends of the table. Marking guests places were their placecars tied with jeweled tube lipstick. Miss Garrigan and her mother, Mrs. C. W. Qarrigan, were presented corsages. The hostesses presented I her with a gift. Sorority Has Dessert-Card Party at Hotel Members of the Alpha Delta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met at Hotel Noble last night for a card party, when Mrs. R. H. Geary and Mrs. Ben Abbott were hostesses. Mrs. BUly Hyde and Mrs. Jack Owens were guests at the affair. Fall leaves and other suggestive articles of fall were used decorations In.the games, which followed a dessert course, Mrs. W. H. O'Keefe won high bridge score, Mrs. Jim Edwards won high canasta score and Mrs. Max Walters won bingo. A movie of the rush party given earlier this fall was shown by Mrs. Walters. TO SERVE AS MAID — Miss Carrie Sue Haynca has been chosen as sophomore maid to the May Day Senior Queen at Blue Mountain College, Blue Mountain, Miss. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Haynes, Sr., of Blythevillc and was graduated from Blytheville High School. Duplicate League Conducts Meet At Country Club Mrs, E. B. Gee and Mrs. B. A, Lynch won first place in fi seven- table Howcll movement played by members of the Duplicate Bridge League last night at Blytheville Country Club. Other winners were Mrs. Eugenia Jenkins and Mrs. A. H. McManus, second place with 73 points, and Mrs. W, D. Ctvunbltn ami Mrs. H. C. Sims won third place with 68 points. No game is to be played tomorrow, but a mastorpoint game is to conducted on Saturday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. James Stocklcy of Marion, Ark., are the parents of n daughter born Monday night at the Methodist Hospital in Memphis. The baby, the couple's first child, has been named Charlotte Vivian. Mrs. Stocklcy is the former Miss Vivian Patterson, daughter of . Mrs. S. S. Patterson of Blytheville. Mrs. Patterson will spend to- Couple Married In Baptist Church at Dyess DYESS — Miss Annie Mae Pow- 1 of Memphis, daughter of Mr and Mrs. C. O. Powell of Dyess became the bride of Guy L. Puckett, Jr., of Memphis and Atlnnla, Ga., at Dycss Baptist Church Sunday afternoon. The rites were conducted at 2:30 In the afternoon, with the Rev. Clarence Womack officiating. They will make their home In Atlanta, .where he Is associated with Delta C. and S. Airlines. He is tin son of Mr. and Mrs. Guy L. Puckett, Sr., of Memphis. Yarbro HD Club Elects Officers Officers were elected yesterduy at the semi-monthly meeting of Yarbro Home Demonstration Club, when Mrs. Gene McGuire was elected to serve as president. Other officers included Mrs. C. T. Oracle, vice president; Mrs. Elzie Wheeler, secretary and treasurer; and Mrs. Robert Thompson, reporter. The group met at the home of Mrs. Lee Stiles with 13 members and three guests, Mrs. Leonard Smith, Mrs. G. E. Caudel and Mrs. Gertrude Hollman attend- ing. The eye-opener was given by Mrs. McGuire and Mrs. Sides. Mrs. Thompson gave the devotional. A demonstration on clothing and remodeling was given by Mrs. Hollman. In a business session the group planned their Christmas party. Hostesses for the Dec. 3 event will be Mrs. 'B. A. Bugg, Mrs. Walter Barnes, Mrs. Paul Abbott, Mrs. Bob Copelanri and Mrs. J. M. Besharse, Jr., at the club house. DYESS NEWS By MRS. J. 1.. JACOBS Hiss Mozellc VVillLims and Mrs. Sam Jones Wednesday. shopped In Memphis Mrs. Russell Clifton attended the district school luncheon-meeting at Jonesboro Saturday. Micky McArlhur of Hughes. Ark.. morrow in Memphis with her daughter and family, Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Leech are spending this week end in Hillsboro, Tex., where they are the guests of his sister, Mr. and Mrs. Horton Porter, and family. They went especially to attend a family reunion. Mr. and Mrs. T. E .Geeslin Mr. and Mrs. James B. Ross and children, Joe and Jimmy, of Mem. phis have arrived to visit Mrs. Ross' parents, Dr. and Mrs. James L. Guard. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Nelson and daughter, Miss Janet Nelson, are In Kansas City to be the guests of their daughter and slstcv, Mrs. Robert N. Stair, Mr. Stair and children for the Thanksgiving holV day week end. Mrs. Hester ington, D. C., Murphy of Wash- Is the houseguest of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Card and of Mr. and Mrs. Rlley B. Jones. Mr. and Mrs. Sam Lee McHaney of Paragould were guests In the Jones' home on Sunday. Cordonier-White Marriage Told Calvary Groups Meet Jointly A business session was conducted by members of the Woman's Missionary Union of Calvary Baptist Church, when they met at the church Monday. Following group singing, Mrs. Neal Geurian gave the opening prayer. Mrs. Hubert Polsgrove served as presiding officer. Mrs. Herman May presented a devotional, with the benediction given by Mrs. J. H, Melton. Coming Events Thursday Cotillion Club has annual Thanksgiving Day tea-dance from five to nine in the Mirror Room of Hotel Noble. Hosts and hostesses are Mr. and Mrs. Worth Holder, Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Thomasson, Mr. and Mrs. James Roy and Mr. and Airs. Gilbert Smythe. Friday Mrs. Cecil Graves has 7:30 p. m. party for members of Stitch and Chatter Club. OSCEOLA — Mr. and Mrs. Bob Crows, Sr., of Reiser announce the marriage of their daughter Mrs. Sybil Crews White, to Charles E. Cordonior, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Cordonler of West Springfield, Mass. The wedding took place In Hope, Ark., Nov. S with the Rev. L. T. Lawrence, former Osccola pastor, officiating. Mr. Cordonler, n graduate of the University of Missouri, where he majored in lourmlisiu. Is now with the Standard Oil Company in West Springfield. After n month's wedding trip in Monterey, N. M.. nnd a tour of the West, the .couple will be at home nt 86 Alnmbry circle Drive, Agawam, Mass. Marriage Licenses The following couples have obtained marriage licenses from the Mrs. At the Hospitals Blytheville Hospital Dismissed: Mrs. James Morris and baby, Braggadocio Mrs. Thearel Martin and baby Manila Mrs. 3. J. Moore, City Walls Hospital Mrs. James E. Parrisn and babv City Mrs. J. D. Sander, City office of the county clerk, Elizabeth Blythe Parker: Orvil Linch of Kansas City, Mo., and Karen Colston of Blytheville. Raymond Merry of Caruthers- villo. Mo., and Nola Jean Gimter of Leachvllle. of Drew, Miss., plan to spend Thanksgiving In Blytheville with Mrs. Geeslln's parents, Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Black. Miss Catherine Ann Blackard left for St. Louis last night to spend the Thanksgiving holidays with her mother. Mrs. Speck McGregor has been appointed state community service chairman of the American Legion Auxiliary. Waddy Moore, III who Is doing post-graduate work at the University of Arkansas, will arrive here anight to be the houseguest of his :iancee, Miss Gay Oarrlgan, and her parents. Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Garrigan. The couple will be honored at a party tomorrow at the spent the week end here with his | Country Club, after which they wife and baby. Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Wnrtiurst and children of Memphis spent the week end here with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Luther Warhurst and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Huff. Mrs. Robert Jones and son anc Mrs. Thurman Jones and son ol Blytheville spent Sunday wltrj Mr. and Mrs. M. P. Jones at Dyess. Willie Jones of Wilson and Kobert Jones left Friday for Chicago ,o work. Mrs. P. B. Wood received word Saturday of the death of E. P. 'letcher, her cousin, who Is for- nerly of Osceola and who died at Kennedy Veterans Hospital in Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Davis of Slythevllle were guests Sunday of he Rev. and Mrs. W. W. Peterson. Jlmmie Smith and Lavell Cox, tudents at Senatobia Junior Col- cge at Senatobia, Miss., spent the veek end here with relatives. Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Thompson •ere In Tyronza over the week end 3 visit their son, Roland Thompon, Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Pearce were in Osceola Saturday on business. Airman 1/c Coy Henson of Memphis spent the week end here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. O. Henson. Mr. and Mrs. Pete Barnes and children, Hal and Vlcki, of Memphis spent the week end here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Thompson. Mr. and Mrs. B. A. Lynch and their son, Louts Lynch, are leaving today to go to St. Louis, where they will be the housegucsts of their son and brother, Bert A. Lynch, Jr., and Mrs. Lynch, during the Thanksgiving holidays. Mrs. Lynch returned Tuesday from Searcy where she had spent i the week end as the guest of her Jr-; sister, Mrs. R. E. Garllngton. Miss Rosemary Monaghan will arrive home tonight from University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, to spend the holiday week end with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Matt Monaghan, and sister, Miss Barbara Monaghan. Arriving tonight from New Orleans will be Murray Smart, Jr., who will be the houseguest of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Smart. He will accompany Larry Baker of Kennett from New Orleans, where 1 they are both students at Tulane. ! Gary Mason and Alan and Jerry \ Berry will arrive home tonight to be the holiday guests of their parents, Mr. and, Mrs. E. R. Mason and Mr. and Mrs. Kendall Berry. Gary, Alari and Jerry are students at University of Arkansas, Fay- etlevllle. Students attending Arkansas Waddy Moore. Jr., the remainder! State College, Jonesboro, who will will leave for Helena, where they will visit his parents, Mr. and Mrs. of De week end. Mr. and Mrs. Baker Wilson had as their guest last week end, Miss Alice Seay of Memphis. Arriving to visit them today will be their daughter, Miss Jane Wilson, who is a student at University of Arkansas, Mrs. Wilson's father, Chester Crews, her sister, Mrs. Horace Harwell, Mr. Harwell and daughter, Ann and Mrs. H. F. Hall, Sr., all of Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Gay, Jr., nnd family of Memphis will be here to spend the week end with his mother, Mrs. B. F. Gay, and family. They will attend the party at Blytheville Country Club given for Miss Gay Garrigan and Waddy Moore, JJI. Misses Jo Laura Alice Alice McGuire and Hemby, students at Misses Jackie Floyd of Hughes and Nina Jean Peterson of Blythe- viiTe spent the week end here with tho Rev. and Mrs. W. W. Peterson. Airman 2/c Kenneth Taff just returned from duty overseas and has been released from the Air Force. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Elvie Taff. Mrs. Richard Yates and son, Bobby, returned Thursday from Pontlac, Mich., and Macon, Oa. J. D. Ilcndon Is home for a visit! from Wichita, Kans., where he Is with tile Air Force Hospital. Oscar .Towell spent a few days last week on Island 35, visiting liis nephew. Bill Startles, and family. Mr. and Mrs. C. O. Thurmon and children, Jan and Debbie, of Memphis and Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Jackson and son, Paul, of Baldwin, Miss., spent the week end here as fiuests of Mr. nnd Mrs. Everett Jackson. / Mr. and Mrs. Ray D. Johnston left Tuesday night for St. Louis, where Mr. Johnston entered Barnes i-ospital for further treatment. Mrs. Johnston returned home Friday. Miss Nora Lou York and John Tom Elkins accompanied Mr. and Mrs. J. W. McMillan of Memphis to Dyess for the basketball game Friday night. Clifford Wood wont to Memphis for the week end with his sister, Mrs. McMillan, and Mr. McMillan. University of Arkansas, are spending Thanksgiving here with their parents, Mr., and Mrs. Gene Mc- 3ulre and Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Hemby. Rowland Mitchell, who attends University of Arkansas, arrives home today to be the week end guests of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. O. M. Mitchell, and daughter, Cleie. Pfc. and Mrs. Wade O. Beeves, Jr.; of Fort Hood, Tex., are arriving today ,to be the guests of his parents. Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Reeves, during his 15-day furlough. Mrs. B. M. Woodard was admitted lo the Blythevllle Hospital this morning. Mrs. G. W. Dillahunty has as her holiday guests, Mrs. W .T. Hay and Mrs. Charles Paddock of Memphis nnd Mrs. C. C. Lee and Mrs. J. M. Glllesple of Dyersburg. Mr. and Mrs, J. T. Hipp and Mrs. James Vest will be In BIIoxl to visit their daughter and sister, Mrs. James Wlmberly, Airman 1/c WImberly and son. Airman Wlm- berly is stationed at Kccslcr Air Force Base there. Miss Margaret Brownlee Is spending the week end In Joiner with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. M, R. Brownlee. Mr. and Mrs. Gene Lanham have as their holiday guest, their son, Jimmy Watson of Pensacola, Fla. 12 MEN -and they all needed her! Reid it In the Ladies' Home Journal—see it in the movies. Sh« wa« the only woman in a boys' boarding school! She even thought she hated teaching until theM twelve lively little boys c»me into her life. Then it was love at first sight that increased ai they shared laughter, tears »nd fun together. A glowing novel, "Her It Men," by Louise B»ker, complete in the December L«<lie«' Home Journal, On nrmnUndi today I The Goff Hotel Coffee Shop MENU $ 1 Choice of Vegetable Soup or Shrimp Cocktail STUFFED TURKEY, CRANBERRY SAUCE HOME BAKED HAM, CHERRY SAUCE FRIED SPRING CHICKEN, CREAM GRAVY BEEF POT ROAST, BROWN GRAVY Snowflake Potatoes Fresh Green Beans Whole Grain Corn PINEAPPLE CONGEALED SALAD PUMPKIN PIE WITH WHIPPED CREAM Coffee Tea- The -Milk Goff Hotel Coffee Shop "It's A Good Place To Eat!" Vane-Calvert Paints Compare Our High Quality Paint Prices! DeLuxe Outsldt r 7Q House Paint Qal, 3.JJ DcLuxe 4-hour Enamel, Qt DeLuxe Floor Enamel, Qt. .. DeLuxe Varnish Stain, Qt 1.73 1.44 1.34 E. C. Robinson Lumber Co. 319 W. Ash Ph. 4551 "Frlfridly Bulldlnj Service" visit their parents this week end include Misses Martha Nichols, Beverly Jones, Jean Phillips, an^l' Peggy Zachry, and Norman Brat-! cher, M. L. Criner, Jack Halstead.i Tommy Gordon Harrison, Jlmmie Jackson, Jerry Halsell, J o h n i Clouse, Billy Bert Mayo, and Terry; Wayne Crouch. ; Mrs. Sam Glass was admitted to : the City Hospital in St. Louis Sunday for several days treatment. She Is on Floor 5, Room 11. Mrs Glass, who is formerly of Blythe-! vil)e, now resides in St. Louis. Mr. and Mrs. O. O. Elkins, Jr and children of Little Rock are pending the Thanksgiving week end here with Mrs. O. O. Elkins Sr., and family. Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Droke, Jr., of Jonesboro are expected to arrive here for the Thanksgiving week end with his mother, Mrs. Mary Droke, and daughter-. Mr. and Mrs. Pat Burks of Fny- ettevllle, will spend the week end with their parents, Mrs. Coady Eaton and Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Burks. Also visiting Mrs. Eaton COLD SUFFERERS Don't suffer discomforts of colds . . . Oet QUICK Relict with STANBACK . . . Ttlt STANBACK ig»init .ny preparation you'vt «vtr used ... sm how quick nlief comet Sn.p B»sk with. STANBACK TABLETS POWDERS Box Office Opens 6:45 Show Starts 7:00 p.m. Admission 14c & 39c At All Times ^ WED., & THURS. Double Feature HintllfMBECKODIceHOiDEN CludifARREtt-ClM ROBERTS Pilricii KAROMiclynni GREENE CartooHf "Foxy By Proxy" FRI., & SAT. Double Feature TJt —AND- Serial "Capf. Marvel" No. LO Cnrloon "Pluto's XMAS Tree" will be another daughter, Miss Rhonda Eaton, student at Mississippi Southern College, Matties- burg. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wagner, Jr., o! Fayetteville will arrive tonight lo be the guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Barksdale and family and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wagner, Sr., and family. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Wldner and daughter, Prlscllla Mulllns, ol Portagevllle, Mo., will arrive to spend Thanksgiving day with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Mulllns, and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Walls of Jonesboro are expected to spend the holidays with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. O. Shelton and Dr. and Mrs. J. M. Walls. Also visiting the Walls will be another son, Joe, who Is a student at Vanderbilt University. Mrs. Nelson Dean Edens and daughter. Karen Lou, have arrived lome after visiting in Bakersville, Mo., with Mr. and Mrs. Z. A. Edens and daughter, Delores. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth McClain Palmersville, Tenn., plan to arrive tonight to spend Thanksgiving with her parents. Mr. and Mrs. W. T. jjhelton. During the week end, Mr. and Mrs. B. B. Oet will b« entertaining Mr. and Mrs. .John Bailey and daughter!, Barbara, Marsha and Becky, all of Portageville, Mrs. Ben Vlnyard of Cape Cirardeau, Mo,, and Mr. and Mrs. Solon Qee and three children, of Marston, Mo., and E. B. Gee, Jr., student at University of Arkansas, Fay- ettcville. Mr. and Mrs. W. S. 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A IMrtSSAl INHBMIWIAI PlCTum (F Plus 3-D Short "Hypnotic Hick this Thanksgiving be one of the most enjoyable holidays you and your family ever experienced. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE RGR THEATRES INC. RITZ - GEM - ROXY

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