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r*AOB BSOHTELN ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH THURSDAY, JULY 28,1900 The Women Social fiivnts — Group Activities Miss Johnson Chooses Vandcgriff And Cox SepUOasWeddingDate — ^ spntmihpr in hnv bpcn selected hv Miss Carol Annpka _ . ^.. Spptrnihpr in has bpcn selected hy Miss Carol .Trthnson as thp rtfltp for hfr marriage to Chester Jospph Boiilris of Springfiplri, Mass. Thp ceremony will he rpftd fll 7:30 n'clock hy the RPV Kd- gar J. Vnncp in First Presbyterian Church. Mr. anrl Mrs. James Burris Johnson, parents of the hridp-rlpct, will givp a reception to begin at 8.30 o'clock in Lockhaven Country Club. Miss Johnson has chosen her • sister, Miss Jane Loriel Mercer Johnson, to be maid of honor. Bridesmaids will be the Misses Snvilla Williams Anderson, Mary Lynne Campbell, Tarrie Alice Davis, and Gloria Sylvester Hine, all of Alton. Karl Balland will come from Springfield, Mass., to act as best man for Mr. Boulris. Thp prospective bridegrnom hfls asked the following friends to be groomsmen for the ceremony: James Vandevere Dc- LonR. Cambridgp, Mass.: Michael Donohue. Madison. Conn., a Harvard College roommate of Mr. Boulris; King Kennard Holmes, New York City; and Sargf-nt Nichols, Wcllesley, Mass. Uncle and aunt of the bride- to-be. Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Theen w-ill give a dinner honoring the couple in Hotel Stratford, preceding the rehearsal of the wedding on MISS HANNEKEN (Gravemann Photo) Plans Sept. 9. MISS QUIGLEY To Be Bride This Saturday Mr. and Mrs. James R. Quigley of 920 Acton Ave., Wood River, are announcing the approaching marriage of their daughter, Connie Sue, to Allan Pearson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence F. Pearson of Lincoln adidtion. The wedding will take place Saturday in the home of the bride's parents. Miss Quigley attended Roxana High School. Mr. Pearson is employed by Mcsker Bros. Iron Co., Robertson, Mo. Local BPW Members Attend Convention Mrs. Andrew Witty and Miss Dorothy Paddock, members of Alton Business and Professional Women's Club, have returned from .Philadelphia, where they attended the national convention of the Federation of Women's Clubs. Miss Paddock spoke on the career advancement panel and received commendation for the presentation of her subject. Miss Paddock and Mrs. Witty traveled on chartered bus with 24 women from central Illinois clubs. The next national convention will be held at the Conrad Hilton Hotel, Chicago. July 23 through 28 next year. College Notes Miss Jean Wilson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert L. Wilson of 2731 Hillcrest Ave., returned Tuesday from Indiana University, Bloomington, where the freshman testing and counseling program was held for a week. Mother's Helper Htimtnii fr P*OMO» PICTURE poet earde of local tcenea v* acceptable for •null children to UM for tbana-you note* aft*r a vi*it •war from home. Tber'U Ufc* the idea and II won't teen aucta aa ia*urmciuiuhl« ebnre vheii obvktutiy tfcere'a •»a«e ooljf far § abort BUMMfa. t UM. KM *** lenu fAktti ft* In September Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hanneken of Brussels are announcing the engagement and approaching marrigae of their daughter, Carole, to Jerome McGee, son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred McGee of Batchtpwn. The couple plans a September wedding. Miss Hanneken, a 1958 graduate of Brussels Community High School, is employed by Hussmann Refrigerator Co., St. Louis. Mr. McGee. a 1956 graduate of the same high school, is an employe of McDonnell Aircraft Corp., St. Louis. Presbyterial Hears Speaker In Rose Home At a meeting of Alton Pres- byterial at the home of Mrs. Harry Rose Sr., CHfton Terrace, Wednesday afternoon Mrs. John McDariiels, house mother of Wasatch Academy, Mount Pleasant, Utah, explained the work of the school. Thirty-three persons were in attendance. She said that the school provides academic and religious education for students from isolated mountain areas. The academy has the only high school International Relations Club in the United States which is sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association. Personal Notes Former Altonian, Mrs. Frank M. Reynolds, of Chicago, is visiting with her sister and brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Burton W. Morwood, of 2221 Brown St. Walter Hienrichs of 408 Jofferson Ave. has been undergoing treatment at Barnes Hospital since July 18. Mrs. Hien- richs is staying in St. Louis with cousins, Mr. and Mrs. Karl Flag. Mrs. Dean Cochran of 2320 Tibbitt St. is attending the sixth annual School of Advanced Cosmetology at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. The school which be°an Sunday will continue for two weeks. Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Weyen and son, Ricky, of Indianapolis. Ind., visited this past week • with Mrs. Weyen's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Erwin Eberhart of Bethalto, and Mrs. Helen Weyen and other relatives of Gillespie. Lockhaven Women Entertain Guests The women's group of I>ock- haven Country Club entertained guests Wednesday for luncheon and an afternoon of cards in the club. One hundred women attended. Mrs. E. R. Quinn was chairman of hostesses, and was assisted by Mrs. Alvin Stolze, Mrs. Henry Berger, and Mrs. Schater O'Neil. Tables were dfe.orated with summer flowers. Paul Carter Honored At Dinner in liritthton A buffet dinner honoring Paul Carter, who has recently completed basic training ut Ft. Leonard Wood, was given by his sister, Mrs. Kup,ene Manner at her home in Brighton, Wednesday evening. Some 30 member* ot the family attended. Mr Carter, who resides with his wile at '.'I'J'M'i Oakwood Ave , will leave Friday for Fort Knox, Ky. Charles Gilbert Vnndegriff. son of Mr. and Mrs. Verlan Vandegriff of Muncie, Ind., and his bride, the former Miss Janet Cox, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. Brant Cox of Hills- horo. will reside at 406 W. Fourth St., following a honeymoon in northern Wisconsin. The couple was married at 4 o'clock Saturday afternoon. July Ifi by the Rev. Howard D. Janssen in First Presbyterian Church of Hillsboro. A reception In the church social rooms followed the ceremony. The bridegroom's sister. Miss Janice Vandegriff of Muncie, Ind.. was among the bride's attendants. His brothers, David and Joe Vandegriff, also of Muncie, were best man and groomsman respectively. Mrs. David Fathauer. organist, and Miss Rosalie Hanson, soloist, provided music for the ceremony. The bride wore a gown of embroidered nylon organza with short puff sleeves and a veil secured by a wreath of nylon leaves and pearls. Her flowers were white rosebuds surrounding a white orchid. The attendants wore ice green dresses of embroidered dacron and white lattice work hats trimmed with daisies. They carried pink painted daisies. The bride is a 1955 graduate of Hillsboro High School and a 1959 graduate of Millikin University, where she received a bachelor of music degree. She is a member of Sigma Alpha Iota, a national music fraternity for women, and Phi Kappa Phi, a national honorary organization. She taught music in the Moweagua school system the past year. The groom is a 1952 graduate of Muncie Central High School and is employed by Owens-Illinois. Grace WSCS Board Plans Bazaar and Dinner for Nov. 2 Plans for a bazaar and turkey dinner to be held Nov. 2 were completed at an all-day meeting of the executive board of the Women's Society of Christian Service of the Grace Methodist Church Wednesday. Luncheon was served in the church annex. Mrs. Arthur Weber, chairman of the executive board, presided at the meeting. The next meeting on Sept. 21 will be a citizen's brunch sponsored by Mrs. Sam Nickell. Local Dancers Return From Decatur A group of square dancers from the Alton area have returned from Decatur where they attended a square dance to qualify for the knofhead award given by thp Washington Square Dance Association. The knothead award is o;iven to those who travel 100 miles to square dance. Among those attending were Mr. and Mrs. James D. Hendrickson of Wood River. Mr. Hendrickson is a caller and acted as guest caller in Decatur. Others who were with the group were Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Maul, Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Warner, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Carter, Mr. and Mrs. Harold E. Johnson, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Frazier, all of Alton, and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Smith of Bunker Hill. Jerseyville Residents Attend Weddinp, In Bloomington A group from Jerseyville attended the wedding of John W. Kibler, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Kibler, former residents of Jerseyville, to Miss Christine Marie Kurth, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Verner W. Kurth of Bloomington. Vows were said Sunday in Trinity Lutheran Church. Bloomington. In the party were Mr, and Mrs. Lee Nail. Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Wilson, Miss Mabel l-.uin, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Powel and daughters. Judy Kay and Martha Sue, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Schalcr and Mrs. H. G. Neely. The Kibler family resided in Jerseys'ille for many years while Mr. Kibler was farm adviser of Jersey County. FOR AIRLINE RESERVATIONS and TICKETS Call th* TRAVEL PHONE HO 5-2558 International Trovtl Advkon Learning the new Bishop Method of clothing construction are Mrs. Dean Browning, left, and Miss Irene Liebig. In the center is Mrs. Marjorie Arch, of Pittsburgh, who is teaching the workshop at Eunice Smith School this week. The workshop is being attended by 27 homemaking teachers of the state.—Staff Photo. Bishop Method of Sewing Bom to: Is Being Taught Here A workshop on the Bishop method of clothing construction at Eunice Smith School is being attended by 27 homp- making teachers of the Alton school district, the Alton area, and Illinois. The workshop, which started Monday and continues through Friday, is an all-day affair taught by Mrs. William Arch, co-author of a book on the new method of sewing. Mrs. , Arch says that the sewing method is faster than older methods. It eliminates hand basting, she explains, and includes fitting in cutting, the right trimming tricks to create a quality look in clothing, and a distinct way to do everything required in sewing. Mrs. Arch, who teaches sewing in a Pittsburgh department store during winter months, co-authored the book "Bishop Method of Clothing Construction" with Mrs. Charles Bishop. Mrs. Arch will work on a new book this winter. Ann Landers She Admits Snooping In Medicine Cabinets DEAR ANN LANDERS: I am one of those "nosey" women who frequently opens medicine cabinets when I'm visiting. In defense of myself as well as other women, I would like to say it has nothing to do with my nose outside of the fact that I am merely looking for some powder to put on it. How many women remember to take their purses into the bathroom? Darned few I'll bet. I NEVER do. When I look at myself in the mirror I invariably see that my hair could use combing and my nose needs powder. The natural thing is to scout around for implements to do a repair job. I couldn't for the life of me tell you what else is in the cabinet. Apologize, please. —NO SNOOP .DEAR NO SNOOP: Sorry, but in my book you are compounding a felony. A hostess who wishes to supply Ann Landers, her guests with implements for a repair job will leave them out in plain sight. When you must look in the medicine cabinet for the tools it's reasonable to assume they are not intended for your use. May I humbly suggest you cultivate the habit of taking your purse into the bathroom? * * * * DKAK ANN LANDERS: What would you do if you were planning to graduate in June and one crummy teacher gave >ou a flunk and you had to go to summer school in order to pet that one lousy credit? Well, it happened to me and I want to tell you it was horrible. Not only did I miss out on the graduation exercises with all my friends, but I had all my announcements printed up and couldn't send them out. What I want to know is this: Alter 1 get that one credit in summer school, shall I send out the announcements to my friends and relatives and write:: Graduated in summer school." I don't want gifts. I just want them to know I graduated. —BETTER LATE THAN NEVER. DEAR LATE: Sorry, but in this case I think "Never is better than late." Sending out announcements under these circumstances would appear to be an open pitch for gifts, even though you don't mean it that way. Too bad you missed out on graduating with your pals, but this is an example of how important one lousy credit can be. * * * * DEAR ANN LANDERS: I've only been married three years and my husband and I are paying on a home, a car and some doctor bills. My two brothers are much better off financially than my husband is. They are putting me in a very uncomfortable position and I need help because I don't know the right thing to do. Our father passed away recently. A man came over to see us about buying a stone for Papa's grave. He showed us some pictures and made some suggestions. He was a nice man and didn't try to pressure us into anything. My brothers agreed on the most expensive stone in the • book. I said nothing. Then Vern, the oldest brother, turned to my husband and said, "Of course we'll split the cost three ways." When we got home my husband told me how much our share would be. I was shocked. We can't afford this expense, Ann. I treated my father with great respect and loved him defrly when he was alive. I think THIS is what counts, and not an expensive stone. What do you say? Please tell me what to do. —ONLY DAUGHTER. DEAR DAUGHTER: Give your brother a check for an amount which you can afford and tell him this is the best you can do. Cooking Cues Ever stuff prunes with cottage cheese and serve with a fresh fruit salad? MODE 0' DAY BARGAINS 116 W. 3rd ST. DOWNTOWN ALTON LINGERIE . . .«..,„,„ IV • SLIPS f SLEIPWtAR HOSIERY ,„< BLOUSES . . . v^,,. )M 'l j ; INMMII & PALL VoJuo» to 1.99 Mr. and Mr*. J. C. Lynn, 201 E. Blltmore St., South Roxana, a daughter. 7 pounds, 10 ounces, 11:53 p.m.. Wednesday. Wood River Township Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Fropbel, Bunker Hill, a daughter, 7 pounds, 10 ounces. 2:53 a.m., Thursday. Wood River Township Hospital. Mr. and Mr*. Richard Hall. Godfrey, a son, 7 pounds, 7 ounces, first child, 6:33 p.m., Wednesday, Alton Memorial Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald SchUd- roth, 622 Bowman Ave., East Alton, a son, 6 pounds and 14 ounces. 5:48 a.m. today. Alton Memorial Hospital. Elder children, Ron, 5, Mark 2. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Powell, 731 Lincoln St., Wood River, a daughter, 5 pounds and 12 ounces, 2:41 a.m. Wednesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Harold T. Sutterer, 164 Edwards St., Cottage Hills, a daughter, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, 1:01 a.m., Wednesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Homanko, Beaumont Village, Godfrey, a son, 3 pounds. 14 ounces, 6:24 p.m., Wednesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Knapp, 300 Ohio St., East Alton, a son, 6 pounds, 10 ounces. 5:25 p.m., Wednesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Luck, Bunker Hill, a daughter, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, 5:55 a.m., Wednesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Jewell Tryon, 546 Sheridan St., Bethalto, a daughter, 6 pounds, 7 ounces, 7:35 a.m. Wednesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Ernal Athon, West Alton, Mo., a daughter, 6 pounds, 14 ounces, 10:14 a.m., Wednesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Rueben D. Barker, 1306 Russell St., a son, 8 pounds, 14 ounces, 11:04 p.m., Wednesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Weak Fingernails And Limp Hair Are Definite Warning Weak, brittle fingernails and limp hair are definite warning signs. They mean you're not getting enough vitamins and, possibly, not enough rest. Tackle the problem by having a physical check-up. Then ask your doctor to recommend the vitamins that will do the most for you. Don't go out and just buy them on the strength of the bottle or the recommendation of a fiiend. What's good for her may not be right for you.—NEA. Homemaking Hints Those white terry jackets for the beach now come decorated with a pretty colored fish motif, just for the fun of it. But the jackets themselves are practical for quick drying-off. '5 C Guide 9 For College Wardrobe The "8 Cs" - Co11eg«, Oat, Care, Coordination and Comfort — form a helpful guide for girls choosing their first college wardrobe, according to Joan Graham, home economist at the University of Illinois. College Is the first "C" because It should be determined first. Miss Graham emphasl/e« the importance of knowing your college before you plan or buy. Each college has Its own fashions and acceptable styles. These vary not only from one section of the country to another, but also among colleges in the same state. If possible, talk or write to a girl from the college you plan to attend, Ask her about acceptable classroom, date and party clothes. Another source of Information are the college boards that large department stores employ each summer. Again, the board representative Irom your school can give you more specific suggestions. Many colleges and universities include in their handbooks for freshmen women a section on wardrobes. The handbook, 1LLINI WISE, prepared by the Student Committee of Freshmen Advisers, University of Illinois, has a section called, Right Clothes at the Right Time. This booklet is mailed in late summer to all freshmen women enrolling at the University. You might write to the Dean of Women at your college and ask if they have similar information. Cost is the second "C." Whether your budget is limited or large, consider both quantity and quality as you shop. Quantity buying of small items and accessories — lingerie, scarves, belts, socks — is sensible. But a few top-quality coats, suits, sweaters and skirts will prove less costly than a quantity of poor-quality garments. The poorer qualities won't wear so well and will require too much care to keep them presentable. Care is the third "C." Think about the care each garment will require before you buy it. Is it going to the dry cleaner, a commercial laundry, Into a laundry case for mailing home or into your personal laundry bag? If you will do your own laundry, think about the facilities available and the time you'll have to spend on wardrobe care. Wash-and-wear or minimum-care garments have advantages, but often require special laundering facilities. Coordination is the fourth "C." Coordinate the entire wardrobe by colors. Color-key the basic garments to your own coloring and preferences. Then color-key sets of accessories to the basics and to each other so that all can be mixed and matched. Comfort is the fifth "C." One of life's questions is whether women dress for physical or for mental comfort. To have physical comfort, choose fabrics and styles suited to the prevailing climate or seasons at your college. Then be sure each garment fits as if it were made especially for you. Mental comfort is of equal importance. The comfort of knowing that you are dressed correctly and attractively should be a direct result ot using this "5 C" guide. Beauty Tips Dry or chapped lips present a beauty problem anytime, but during summer they become even more annoying and uncomfortable. In the morning, before applying lipstick, apply a night cream to your lips and wipe off with a damp-dry sponge. To give your eyes a special color brilliance, apply a pale blue eyeshadow, stroke on a band of brilliant blue, and finish by lining the eyes with a deep blue fluid eyeliner. If you are having trouble applying dry rouge so that It looks like natural color, try applying it with a face powder brush instead of a puff. SAVE Buy your furniture on Easy Budget Payment Plans... NO CARRYING CHARGES ADDED! So... SAVE...Buy at Jacoby's CompJofoJy A*Jr CoadJtfoaod 027413 I. Iroodwoy AltM, UllMll SIvAMS TO Ml l&v Palririn S< oil My thanks to thp many readers who have sent me their Ideas on mesaurtng for hems without the aid of skirt marker or human help. I regret that I cannot print all of thrse hints, but do wish to say that the suggestions are very much appreciated. My thanks to the many renders who have sent me their ideas on measuring for hems without the aid of skirt marker or human help. I regret that I cannot print all of these hints, but do wish to say that the suggestions are very much appreciated. Q. I have a problem and have found that the neighlxir- hood dressmakers do not know the answer. My right hip is I'2" higher than my left. How can a pattern be adjusted for a straight skirt so that the skirt doesn't pull up on one side? Mrs. P.A.G. A. If you make onr side of the pattern longer than the other, your skirt will hang right. To alter your pattern, draw a cross-wise line about five or six inches below the waistline as in figure 1 of illustration. Cut along this line. Raise section at the side seam until the skirt length at the side is the same as your own measurement (figure 2.1 Slip a piece of paper under the pattern and pin in place. * * * • Q. I want to buy a dross I saw made of 100 per cent dacron which has knife pleats in the skirt. It fit perfectly except for the length. I want to know if I could shorten it at the hemline and press th>> pleats in again without ruining them. The owner of the store tells me I must shorten it from the waist.—Mrs. H.A. A. The owner of the store is right. When working with permanently pleated synthetic fabrics, you cannot turn up a hem. The crease of the pleat has been put in chemically, which makes it impossible to take out. This is the beauty of a permanently pleated skirt. If you turn up the hem. you will definitely ruin the pleats. • * • • Q. I have put together several patterns In order to get something I like. However, is there any pattern company that would make up a pattern from a skrtch? I am very In- ternsted in designing.--Mrs. R.B. A. How nice that you are intorpsled in designing! However. I'm afraid you'll have to continue combining different piittprns. or start working from a basic pattprn. Manufacturers of patterns will not make any patterns from sketches. Creating patterns for individuals is so expensive that it is impossible for any company to make the necessary facilities and personnel available. • * • • Miss Scolt is happy to help Spams to Me readers with their sewing problems, and with questions on wardrobe and fashions. However, because so many are seeking her assistance. Miss Scott asks readers to please limit their letters to one question. Send your question to Patricia Scott in care of the Alton Telegraph, enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope for reply. <O IN* Field Enterprise*. Inc.) Miss WesthoffJohnHubbard Married in Roxana Church Miss Hazel Westhoff, daughter of Mrs. Louise Westhoff of 208 Rohm St., Roxana, and the late Ed C, Westhoff, became the bride of John Hubbard of 227 Tydeman Ave., Roxana, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. Hubbard, at 8 o'clock Tuesday evening in the Roxana Presbyterian Church with the Rev. William E. Rice officiating in a candlelight setting. Mrs. Louie DeWitt was matron of honor and Louie DeWitt was best man. The bride was given in marriage by her brother, Edwin Westhoff. Mrs. G. O. Norvell played a program of organ music. The bride wore a ballerina length gown of Cotillion blue with Rachel lace bodice and full skirt over blue taffeta joined by a taffeta cummerbund that formed a back bow and streamers. She carried a cascade bouquet of white stephanotis and philodendron leaves. Mrs. DeWitt wore a ballerina length gown similar to the bride's, with white Rachel lace over pale pink taffeta. She held a nosegay of pink feathered carnations and philodendron leaves. A reception for members of the immediate family was given at the home of the bride's brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Oberback Sr., of 204 Grand Ave., East Alton. The couple will reside at 227 Tydeman Ave., after a honeymoon in the Ozarks. Both are employed by Owens-Illinois in the Godfrey office. Homemaking Hints Silver dishes and ornaments needn't be polished so often if you give them a good sudsy washing once a week, rinse them with very hot water and dry them with a flannel cloth. Prune coleslaw is a dish that wins friends. Toss together lightly shredded cabbage and chopped prunes. Add mayonnaise, lemon juice and salt to taste. JULY ONLY DRY CLEANING SPECIAL BLANKETS 99 FREE PICK-UP AND DELIVERY tO? E. Mwy 5-8177 LAST TWO DAYS! GUK'S COMPLETE SHOE DISPOSAL SALE Wvo Outstanding Group* of Shoot Purthtr Rodireod for Tbli FINAL WfIK 114 Pri. Roa. $2.99 to $4.95 SPORTS AND FIATS ,. 213 Pn. Ro* M.95 to S7.9S SPORTS ANP FLATS 230 Pn. Ro«. S4.9S to So.9S CMMroiT* Drou ft Softool SHOIS 144 Pn. Roa. S7.9S to S9.9S DRISS SHOIS 42 Pn, Roa. $7.95 to S10.9S PRISS SHOIS AH nationally advertised brands. Style* for spring, summer and fall. All utoee but not to every atyle. ThU to the FINAL WEEK for SHOES in the GUK'S ALTON PLAZA STOKK. All Sales Final '1.00 '2.00 '3.00 '3.00 '4.00 ''/••*-'/: Alton Plata Store SHOE DEPARTMENT Ojaoo Friday and Monday Till 9

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