PAOC TWELVE ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 1080 The Women Social Events — Group Activities Summer Rush Parties MISS RAE MAE HENRY Miss Henry's Engagement To David Lee Fulton Told Mr. and Mrs. Ray Henry of Plattsmouth, Neb., announce the engagement of their daughter, Rae Mae, to David Lee Fulton, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Fulton of 861 Halloran Ave., Wood River. A December wedding is planned. Miss Henry is a graduate of Plattsmouth High School, and attended Nebraska State Teachers College in Peru. Mr. Fulton, who was graduated from East Alton-Wood River Community High School, attended Illinois Wesleyan University, where he was a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon He was graduated from Nebraska State Teachers' College in June, with a bachelor of arts degree in education. Miss Henry and her fiance plan to teach in the school system of Clarinda, Iowa, this fall. Mid-Summer Dance Saturday AtLockhaven A mid-summer dance Is planned for Saturday night at Lockhaven Country Club; it is announced today by Norman Trowbridge, chairman of the party. The dance is semi-formal and will begin at 9 o'clock. Members of the club and their guests will dance to the music of Wally Masters and his orchestra until 1 o'clock In the morning. Supper will be served from a buffet at midnight. Local BPWC Will Host District 9 Picnic Aug. 17 During their first dinner meeting of the current year Tuesday evening in Hotel Stratford, the membership of Alton Business and Professional Women's dub made plans to host the District Nine picnic in Rock Spring Park Aug. 17. Miss Virginia Cramblett, vice president, conducted the business meeting in the absence of the president, Mrs. Andrew Witty. Mrs. Witty and Miss Dorothy Paddock are attending the national BPWC convention this week in Philadelphia as delegates. Greetings were read to the group from the two women. Reports were heard from committee chairmen on the state leadership conference in Springfield on July 7, which was attended by 17 local members. Mrs. Andrew Walker of Hawaii, a guest at the .meeting, told of life in Hawaii. Mrs. Walker, a former Kansas City school teacher, went to Hawaii to teach for one year, was married there and remained on Oahu. She is in the states as an alternate to the national Republican convention in Chicago. Colored slides were shown by Miss Julia Williamson, teacher in the Alton schools, of her recent trip to Europe. A "Vacation Tours" theme was carried out in table decorations, which depicted different modes of travel. Music was furnished by the "Gospel- ettes," a trio from the Hartford Baptist Church. Milg Thompson Feted At Bridal Shower Miss Nita Thompson, who will become the bride of Larry Duncan on Aug. 30, was honored last night at a pre-nuptial shower in the home of Miss Janioe Watsker, 1146 Brown St. The party was given by coworkers of the bride-elect at Mississippi Lime Co. Eleven persons presented Miss Thompson with gifts. Pink and white streamers and white w*<tding bells were used in decoration*. The wedding will take place in the First Baptist Church of Bethallo. Mind Your Mannen It is bad manners to g* a tennis court and hog it while others wait tor you to gel tired out and tave. Alternate v MISS JONES Black'Jones Engagement In Carrollton Mr. and Mrs. Bert A. Jones of Carrollton are announcing the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Karen, to Kent M. Black, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth W. Black, also of Carrollton. The wedding will take place at 8 o'clock Friday evening, Aug. 5, in First Baptist Church at CaiTollton, in the presence of the immediate families and close friends of the couple. Miss Jones is a graduate of Carrollton Community High School, and is employed by the LaCrosse Lumber Co., as a bookkeeper. Mr. Black is a senior at the University of Illinois, and is employed for (he summer by the Central Illinois Public Service Co. in Beardstown. Churches Mr. and Mrs. Harry Tate Sr. of 617 Spring St., are in Green Lake, Wis., where Mr. Tate is attending the national conference of American Baptist Men, as a delegate from Alton. The meeting is being held thin week at the American Baptist Assembly in Green Lake. Cooking Cuet You can substitute lean ground lamb for beef in a regular meat loaf recipe. Nice for a change! f Enterline* Wardcin Betrothal Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Wat- dein. 835 Spruce St., are announcing the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Charlotte, to John F. Enterline. son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Frank Enterline of Sunbury, Pa. The couple will be married Saturday morning, Aug. 13, at 9 o'clock in St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church, Qutn- cy. Miss Wardein is a graduate of Marquette High School and of St. John's Hospital School of Nursing in Springfield. She is employed in the offices of Drs. Hendricks, Libmann and Shoengood in Quincy. Mr. Enterline attended Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pa., and Wllkes College in Wilkes-Barre. Pa. He is employed by the Quincy Compressor Co. A linen shower was given for Miss Wardein by Miss Marjorie Gail Sunday aftermion in her home in Quincy. Among those attending were Mrs. Joseph Schulz, Mrs. Al Echele, Mrs. Lawrence Wardein, and Mrs. Paul Van Buren of Alton, and Mrs. Kenneth Brown of St. Louis. Mrs. Van Buren and Mrs. Brown are sisters of the bride-elect. Personal Notes Mrs. A. Noel Sullivan of Fairview drive left Tuesday afternoon for her home in San Miguel Allende, Mexico, where she will stay for a month. She will entertain a guest from Columbus, Ohio, and will visit her daughter, Joan Wenzel, a member of the Concierto Ballet Co. in Mexico City. Mr. and Mrs. Russell E. Logan and children, Mary and Barbara, have returned home after spending a four day fishing vacation at Rockbridge, Mo. Early 'last week Mrs. Logan with her daughters, Judy and Barbara, had returned home from New York where they toured for a week. Captain and Mrs. Joseph Girard and six children are here visiting Capt. Girard's father, and aunt, Al Girard and Miss Catherine Girard of 841 Douglas St. The family will leave Monday for Washington, D. C., where Capt. Girard will take 12 months training at George Washington University. The family has just come from Germany where they lived for two years while stationed at Hahn Air Force Base. For ' 2V 2 years previously they were stationed in Morocco. Neivlywed Wenzeh Returning Home From Honeymoon Mr. and 'Mrs. Steven Wen/el, who were married Sunday will return home this evening from a honeymoon trip, and will remain in Alton until the end of the month, when Mr. Wenzel will return to his base in San Rafael, Calif. Mrs. Wenzel will live with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Lee Frazier, 2811 Benbow Ave., until early winter, when she will join her husband in California. Guests at the wedding have returned to their homes. They include Mrs. John Tomlinson, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard W. Tomlinson and daughter. Miss Barbara; Mr. and Mrs. Walter P. Tomlinson and daughters, Suzanne and Pattie; Mr. and Mrs. John D. Tomlinson; Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Tomlinson; Mrs. Mary Brown and William Brown, all of Springfield; Sgt. E. A. Tomlinson, on leave from the Air Force and stationed in Honolulu, Ha- 'waii; and the Misses Mary Jo Douglas, Gerry Ann Douglas and Jim and Robert Douglas of Marietta, Ga. , Mr. and Mrs. Elmer M. Tomlinson and son, Martin, and Nick Gasaway of Decatur; Dr. and Mrs. 6611181x1 Strassman and sons, Michael, Robert, Richard, and daughter, Celeste of New Athens. Mr. and Mrs. John Kueper and children, John Fred and Marilyn of Carlyle; Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie Wallace of East St. Louis; and Miss Betty Bellinger and Glenn Broom of Greenville. College Notes Enrolled in the seven weeks summer session at McKendree College. Lebanon, are Richard Firestone of Alton; Doris Smart and Annie G. Terry of East Alton; and Leola M. Cantrell, Grafton. Tomorrow'* Dinner Grape and grapefruit juice, cold sliced ham, macaroni and cheese, broiled tomato halves, seeded rolls, butter or margarine, cantaloup* balls and strawberries on half sheJl, oof* fee, tea, milk. Not intimidated by the scarecrow are these members and rushees of Alpha Chapter, Phi Delta Chi, as they dig into watermelon on the patio at the home of Miss Judi Fairbanks at Clifton Terrace. The area was made up to resemble a watermelon patch for the party. From left are the Misses Bonnie Powers, Judi Fairbanks, Gail Ledingham, and Roberta Jouett. The Misses Fairbanks and Jouett are members, the others are rushees.—Staff Photo. Taking time out from the "Mad Rush" are these young women at the party given by the junior chapter of Beta Gamma Upsilon last night at the home of Miss Adele Barocca, 941 W. Delmar Ave. From left are the Misses Diane Saenz, Ann Skinner, Kathleen May, and Rita Deem. Miss May is a member and the others are rushees.—Staff Photo. You're the Doctor By Joseph I). Wassersug, M. D. THE PAINTER WHO COULDN'T PAINT "The patient in this bed," says the Medical Resident, "we believe, has angina pectoris but his case is not completely worked up. The facts to date are that he is a fifty- three-year-old house painter who has been having pain in his left shoulder and left arm, radiating to the tips of his fingers for the last six months. This pain is aggravated by work and sometimes is so severe that he cannot hold his brush while he is painting. "We took an electrocardiogram when he was admitted four days ago but it was normal. Another electrocardiogram taken yesterday was also normal." You question the patient further about the relationship of his work to the onset of pain. You discover that most of the man's difficulties arise not when he is painting walls but when he is painting ceilings or whenever he is doing any overhead work. There? have been some occasions, in fact, when, after thirty or forty minutes of overhead painting, his left arm (the patient is left-handed) would become so numb that the brush would actually drop to the floor. On several occasions, this had proved embarrassing for he could not give his fellow-workers any explanation for this seemingly irrational behavior. You check the man's pulse in both wrists and find that. when the patient's arms are by his side, both pulse beats are full, equal and strong. When you hold the right arm up over his head and turn his neck to one side, the pulse is equally full and strong. But when you do the same thing with the left arm, the pulse quickly vanishes. Now you are on the trail of the correct diagnosis ! Chech X-Bays You turn to the internes and Uowaaied Hair Removed H> fdeeirolyiisl Paiueoe WumBfia. member «f vaelety at Amenta PAULENfS to iMwHful MM «aia m M»I MO MW say, "Let's go over to the Xray department and see this man's X-rays." A careful study of the routine chest film shows that the heart is normal in size anl shape. Furthermore, both lungs are clear. But high at the top of the left lung, a small rib is present, extending down from one of the neck bones. Ordinarily, there are no ribs on the neck bones or cervical vertebrae. This patient has a cervical rib, an unusual developmental condition. Now the answer to this painter's problems is apparent. When he raises his left arm to work overhead, he pushes the collarbone up against the first rib and compresses the blood vessel going to the arm between the collarbone and rib, like a vise. It's much as if one squeezed or pinched a water hose to diminish the flow. In his case the blood stops flowing into his arm, much as if someone had placed a tourniquet above the elbow. The fingers get numb and tingly, strength vanishes, and the paint brush drops to the floor. Other Causes A cervical rib is not the on-, ly type of abnormality that can cause this condition. Other causes are abnormal thickening of the neck muscles, arthritis of the neck bones and even some tumors of the lungs. At any rate, it is a mechanical problem, unrelated to the heart, and, since it is a mechanical problem, it has to be treated by mechanical means - surgery. The patient is referred to the surgical service where, a tew days later, an exploratory incision is made in the neck just above the left collarbone. The enlarged cervical rib is easily found. By moving the patient's arm under anesthesia, the exact site of compression of the artery by the rib is detected and SAVI10% tf 40* On CJcuui Ofgmf gimnaU Urgaoi eVFjaoo. Portable Urg aas H PrtcS COMMUNITY MUUCCINTU Ur Eight & Forty Initiates New Member Mrs. Charles Neunaber of Bethalto was initiated into membership during a covered dish dinner meeting of the Madison County Salon, No. 53, Eight and Forty, in the American Legion Home Tuesday evening. Elected as delegates to the convention to be held in Chicago in August were Mrs. Earl Henson, Miss Dorothy Henson and Mrs. Neunaber as delegates; and Mrs. Ralph Drury, Mrs. Duff McBrian and Mrs. Frank Hart as alternates. Miss Fannie Ullrich, department past president, will also attend. A joint installation with the Forty and Eight will be held at Granite City on Aug. 26. Hostesses for the dinner were Miss Ullrich, Mrs. Phillip Kaeser and Mrs. Harry Mahoney, Homenwking Hints Old crayons your children used may be good for scratch repairs. Rub the proper colored crayon into the scratch, to blend with the rest of the wood. Smooth the surface and spray with shellac from an aerosol can. the rib is then cut away so as to prevent its causing any further pressure. In twelve days the patient is discharged from the hospital with the great likelihood that he has been cured of his so- called "heart disease." After he is told that his heart is normal, he admits to being relieved of his own anxiety about his heart. HP had. himself, for a long time, secretly suspected that he had a heart condition but had kept his suspicions to himself. © I860 N. Y. Herald Tribune, Inc. I, Fairbanks Home Scene Of Rushing Members of Alpha Chapter of PW Delta Chi rushed In "A Watermelon Patch" last night on the patio at the home of Miss Judi Fairbanks, Clifton Terrace. Rushees were Invited to the party by means of invitations in the shapes of miniature watermelons. A large scarecrow and several large watermelon, along with green crepe paper, decorated the patio. Melons were served and recreational activities were directed by Miss Sandra Fields. The club is making final plans for Its next rush party to be held Aug. 2 in the home of Miss Sandra Petpert, 3 Wll- ford PI., Godfrey. Theme of the party will be "Coke Time." Junior Betas In 'Mad Rush 9 Last Night "Mad Rush" was the theme of the party sponsored by the junior chapter of Beta Gamma Upsilon last night In the home of Miss Adele Barocca, 941 W. Delmar Ave. Seventy-five members and rushees, attended. Posters and blue and gold streamers were used in decorations. Miss Mary Ann Gillespey was general chairman. The group was entertained by skits staged by members. Performing were the Misses Elizabeth McPlke, Kathleen May, Diane Sackman. Alice Dwiggins, Adele Barocca, Ann Guggenbuenler, Patricia Roberts, Rita Wardein, Mary Ann Gillespey, and Barbara Harper. Another rush party is being planned for August, when Miss Patricia Roberts will be hostess in her home at 1221 E. Seventh St. Moose Women Make Plans For Picnic Applications for membership were read, and plans completed for a picnic and dinner Tuesday evening during a meeting of Alton Women of the Moose in the Moose Lodge. Mrs. Max Downs, senior regent, discussed plans for the picnic, to be held at the home Aug. 13, and asked for contributions for the kiddie grab bag. Mrs. Norman Forgey announced that tickets for the chicken dinner on Aug. 6 in the home may be purchased from any auxiliary member. It was decided to continue serving sandwiches on Saturdays and fish dinners on Fridays in the lodge. The next meeting will be a formal initiation on the evening of Aug. 2 at 8 o'clock in the home. Born to: Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Wynn, Bryan, Ohio, a son, Jackson , Ellison Wynn, 5 pounds and 9 ounces, July 17. Mrs. Wynn is the former Jane Ellison, daughter of the late C. C. Ellison and the late Mrs. Grace Jackson Ellison Baysinger, formerly of Alton. Mr. and Mrs. John J. Storey, Rt. 1, Alton, a daughter, 7 pounds, 14 ounces, 2:27 p.m., Tuesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Melvtn C. NeuhaiiH, Hamel, a son, 8:55 a.m., Tuesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Guymon, 130 W. Fourth St., Roxana, a son, 7 pounds and 10 ounces, Tuesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Harlie Love, 319 Central St., Roxana, a son, 7 pounds, 10 ounces, 5:04 a.m., Tuesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr, and Mrs. Winifred Johnston, 410 E. Ninth St., a son, 8 pounds, 6 ounces, 4:36 a.m., Tuesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mr*. Wilbert White, 615 Lampert St., a son, 9 pounds, 8 ounces, 7:26 a.m., Tuesday, Wood River Township Hospital. Elder children: Judy 14, Kathy 4, Debbie 2. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond H. SUkwood, 425 Cobb St., East Alton, a son, 6 pounds and, 6 ounces, 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Wood River Township Hospital. Mr. and Mrs, F. A. Hooker of Welt Frankfort are maternal grandparents and Mrs. George SUJcwood, West Frankfort, paternal grandmother. Mr. gild Mrs. Daniel Buwe, 1324 Brushy Grove, Wood River, a son, Tuesday, Alton Memorial Hospital, 8:22 p.m. 8 pounds* Two other children. Ann Landers Rugs Will Continue to Be Damaged f orFashion'sSake OKRAMMIRGAlf PASSION PLAY I2-COUNTRY EUROPEAN TOUR Dtp** frtM ft, Uuli, iffltiiaw 10 ¥k MUH "JIT" PUtNT 21 - AUTUMN DAYS IN IUION - II My SMS We have ajeommortaUnna tor only three more people on tot* tour. Book NOW. For foidar tod further Infornuttion call INTIflUATIOUL TIAVU AQVliOBI III K. Broadway fall HOward Mttl BfcAlt AJTBf LANDERS! Recently you printed a letter from a woman who was unhappy berause her bridge club arrived 11 strong in their spike hprls and ruined her vinyl vestibule. I Just finished reading an article In a magazine which revealed some shocking Ini nfo r m atlon. You may want to pass it along to readers. The article was Ann Lftflifara. called "Girls, You're Ruining The Rug." 1 quotes "The stiletto heels dig down into the carpet, ruin the pile, puncture the backing, and eventually produce holes. On vinyl, asbestos or rubber tile they are even ,worse. leaving pock-marks that won't disappear. One testing firm found that a 112 pound woman In stiletto heels exerts static pressure of 4,000 pounds per square Inch every time she takes a step. A 224 pound man wearing conventional shoes exerts 24 pounds per square inch." You're supposed to be smart. Ann Landers — what's the answer? BAFFLED DEAR BAFFLED: If you think American women are going to switch to army shoes just because spike heels are making holes in the nig and ruining the vinyl vestibule — forget it! The style-conscious female will do as fashion dictates even if it means ragged rugs and craters in the rubber tile. Women have demonstrated that so far as THEY are concerned, style is of paramount importance. Not only is practicality tossed to the winds, but human comfort doesn't count lor much either. ' The new trend in women's shoes Is higher heels and more sharply-pointed toes. For women with one toe this is fine, but for those of us with the normal number, it's rough. I have no suggestions on how to save the floors and the rugs but I would like to suggest to thousands of limping ladies that they can save their feet by buying shoes larger, even if it means going up a whole size. » * • » . DEAR ANN LANDERS: I'm 20 and going with a fellow eight years older. I'm very much in love with him and have reason to believe he feels the same about me. I just found out that he's been married and divorced. The information didn't come from him. A distant relative of mine who lived in the same town with the fellow told me. I can understand how a person might make a mistake and T wouldn't have held it against him if he had told me himself. But I'm sick to think that he had tried to hide it from me. Shall I keep this to myself and wait for him to tell me on his own? We've been dating almost seven months. Or shall I just break up with him? DANVUJLJTE DEAR DANVILLITE: He's entitled to a chance to confirm or deny the story. Maybe he has a cousin by the same name. A fellow who dates a young woman for seven months and conveniently forgets to mention he has been married and divorced is a little kinky. Be- ware. * * * * DEAR ANN LANDERS: My wife and I have been married five years. She couldn't find enough housework to keep her busy so she went out and got a job. This was February 16th. She hasn't come home yet. Do you think maybe she is working overtime? MIAMI MIKE DEAR MIKE! I don't know about your wife but it's a cinch YOU'RE working overtime trying to be a regular gosh-darn- it. I wish you clowns wouldn't waste my time (or your own) with these tired jokes. I've had the full circle. t * * * * Are you tempted to smoke because the crowd does? If so, send for ANN LANDERS' booklet, "Teenage Smoking," FashionsGtitter And Gleam For Fall n.t JOV MILLER NEW YORK ff— Another day of viewing vast collections of glitter gowns, and American fashion writer* might start showing up In sunglasses. It would be a sensible precaution at that. The climax of nearly every New York designer's collection shown the fashion press so far this week sparkled with blinding brilliance. What makes it an occupational hazard worth the risk Is that the fall clothes are worth blinking at. Ingenuity, good taste and glitter seem to have been lavished In equal proportions. Ceil Chapman is a case In point. Her dresses at Tuef* day afternoon's showing were all that knowledgeable women have come to expect from her: exquisitely wrought creations that dress up a woman to meet the big events in her life, or simply to stagger the stage line.' Her afternoon and evening clothes made use of the lowered waistline, yokes, floating back panels, hipbands for an easy, lowered, elegantly feminine look. The 1%0 "Venus dress" had more than one touch of refined seduction in its darts and folds strategically placed in a long piece of fabric draped around the body. Her "phantom" silhouette reached its height in a black evening dress of wide-flaring tiers of shadow lace. And her colors, in tropical orchid shades from greenish brown to crimson, were exotically adaptable. But it was her glitter gowns that got greatest applause. With Miss Chapman all that glitters is not gold. It's more likely to be silver, which she prefers, or silver and crystal bugle beads. Beauty Tips Best method for keeping legs and underarms summer pretty is to dust them lightly with talcum powder, then use an electric shaver that can be adjusted for use on arms and legs. Good grooming pays off in any career. A clear, well- scrubbed skin, shining hair, fresh neat clothes, well-manicured nails — these are valuable assets in any job. Mother's Helper HtilMMt * fe«*M f) ANT FOTENTIAL weouui will Hke • a#t ef aerate e* seloifai fabriea frem yew ewa sewing effects, Rell the stripe to a. neat bundle, tie with ribbon. 8nrprise: at the eenter ef the roll, a small doll for whkh clothes are te be made. • ItM. **• Tort BmU Trttoum tM. JULY ONLY DRY OLEANIN6 SPECIAL BLANKETS 99 FREE PICK-UP AND DELIVERY Kilt MI77 enclosing with your request 10 cents in coin and a large, self- addressed, stamped envelope. (Ann Landers will be glad to help you with your problems. Send them to her in care of this newspaper enclosing « stamped, self-addressed envelope.) Teen-Ager Skin You can help the common problem of porous, oily skin with blackheads and externally caused bumps'. First, you must avoid harsh all-puipuse noaps and strong detergent*. Facial pure* clogged with excess oil and dirt must be flushed completely clean with a gentle nuup. Creams won't do the job - they can't clean like soap. 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