The Daily Register from Harrisburg, Illinois on January 14, 1948 · Page 3
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January 14, 1948

The Daily Register from Harrisburg, Illinois · Page 3

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THE DAILY ftEGISTER* HAttRlSBURG, ILL.. WEDNESDAY, JAN.UARY 14, 1948 Yc«ular' slated 1i cl ° \ u !!i Wine tomorrow 'U""-» f ' k . All-officers to BlteBd club fcoftd planned- lihith~Sunday school « ' nkeyviHe BaptW hold January meet- Lcnore Circle Meets With Mrs. S. M. Farrar Tiic Lcnore circle ol the Presby. tcrian Guild met Monday evening .-it the home of Mrs. S. M. Farrar at which time the Year Book of Prayer was given by Miss Matlie Martin. The devotion, "Not Counting the Cost," was given by Mrs. Clyde I'JUmaii and Mrs. Farrar. The Ji-sson for the evening was given by Miss Alvina Shestak and was a Bible study from St. Matthew and "Jesus and Our Mopes,',' from ' torn rrow in the in the court house t . of Mrs. Rose South 'Holland * 7:30 p. change in. of book, "One World and by Thompson. One There were 17 members and two visitors present, Mrs. S. W. Hartford and Mrs. Mary (Prentis) Car- litliers. Mrs. Carrithers, who was sent to Germany in 1945 as a WAC, I old some interesting things about her work in Germany and of the churches there. She was discharged, a year after her transfer to Germany, but remained in Berlin with the Office of the Military Government in the Economic Di- · k f'ets Bi''gcr vision. v f x _ _ (H' -- Popula- The next meeting will be held ,, · conducted by the { O l , Jan. 20, at the home of Mrs. '·* · .: tnrlinnf. / U-»*« C Rni^Alirt. in Vork City. \ o c i a t i o n indicat- area of also into ·tin t"·L il*" v !-Jo the 1MO census. ' Distress of MOHTHLY Helps Build Up Red Blood! T, '.rr.'.e functional periodic dis- -i'iT« make ou suffer pain, feel · V'oi.e rpstlcy- irritable -- at " D O l r - I * - d l a E . B ."· -a'-n s'TABLSTS to relieve such ;^o : o-Ti Plnkham's Tablets are a: "o ere of the best home ways to %\ bLild up red blood in simple ~ -rp Aoltasantstcxachic tonic. Chas. S. Boicourt. V/insomc Class .Meets at Muddy The Winsome Sunday school class of the Muddy Baptist church met Friday evening at the home of Mrs. Ernestine Brinkley. An inspiring devotional was given from the second chapter of the book of Ephcsians by Mrs. Irene Bowman. Games were played and prizes were won by Mrs. Maxine Penrod, Mrs. Virginia Podoriscki, and Mrs. Naomi Cox. Gifts were exchanged and refreshments were served to the following who were' present: Mcsdames Sally Grable, Marie Disney, Marie Mahaffey, and children, DoVothy Dann and children, ttaomi Cox, Irene Bowman, Virginia Po- doriscki, Ro'sa Disney, Maxine Penrod, .Rachel, Odle, Mrs. Brinkley, and children, and Mrs. Carsa Gardner, her mother. tody Loses 50 Lbs. This Home Recipe H V- - Br-vke. Route 1. Momcncc. ']' 'Vies "1 hav o bcca- usipg Rcnucl 0 -- r':r..'o vith uonderfuljiesults.' I -- ;·'· ; ."") pxiuh nr.d fed much bct- ·"· Rcr.-.i ! U '- .rv simple to make and ,-.·: la true. I have been telling my r.Tu- i j-jut Ruu-.el and know that SB-, v,. ' U: a- p'.tased with il as r l anj._ 'i - .ry'.'ofothcr:havcobtaincds»mt- K - ;'·-.' fro;.-, the social a ,~ -~ f i n ol Ksnt; o\ erwyi ( r.^'.r.: ! srauefnut jyi ' ^Re pttd' c««c lor '^- U' 1 ' simple. Just RO % ; , .: Or-^v't md -^ f°' f - ounces of · ' ,,, J Rf -.cl Poitr the contents into a i .. ·v t ; ._ . l iuiou£h grapefruit J u ' cc t ) r ;.i i;.. N tt'e. Then take 'just two 12'- _Cv/j:-:u:= a oay. That's all there is to it. I f the. very first bottle doesn't show. to lose bulky.' rnorcgrace- you the simple, rasy way t Tat and help regain slender, a Jful curvcs-rif reducible pounds and inches of excess fat don't just seem to disappear almost like magic from neck, chin, arms, bust, abdomen, hips, calre* and ankles; justretum theempty.bpttle tO'lhe manufacturer for your money, back. You need never, know a .hungry moment white taking.Rennel--noflBrr. vation diet--no printed ; diet list-t* buy --no vitamins to fortify you. afmn»t ·weakness, while going hungry, for you .WON'T be hungrjr. Dotf t- be switched to anpther. product. Insist on and obtain genuine Rennel. ··- · National Vice President Praises Delta Theta Tau Chapter at Meeting Monday Mrs. H. D. Waggoner, national vice president of Delta Thcta Tau sorority, left yesterday morning foi Albion to continue her inspection of southern Illinois chapters ol the sorority before returning to her home in Lawrenccvillc. An inspection of the.chapter at Bridgeport tonight will conclude her tour.-. l - A " ' . ' ,, . . . Delta Alpha chapter "was. complimented by Mrs. Waggoner at an inspection held last Monday evening at the library.' The local organization . received, praiso oh its philanthropic work which will bo furthered soon by^ the sponsoring of a new project, whooping cough immunization ol children six months of age or more. Additional commendation, was received in regard to the chapter's good standing as a whole. In an impressive ceremony preceding inspection Mrs. Tom McCann and Mrs. Bill Ghent were initiated into Delta Theta Tau. A dinner at Janies cafe at 8 o'clock, followed the meeting. Dinner arrangements were in charge of Mrs. Nelson Pankey, Mrs. Kenneth Capel and Mrs. Carl Rude. The candle-lighted tables, arranged in a "U" shape, held centerpieces of white roses which were a gift of the chapter patroness, Mrs. J. V. Capel. Corsages werfe worn by the chapter president, Mrs. CHarles Farrar, the past national president, Mrs. Barker Miley, and- Mrs. Capel. Mrs. V/aggoner wore a- corsage which was presented to her . by Mrs. Miley, and the initiates wore corsages of white roses. A gift from- the chapter was presented to Mrs. Waggoner by the president Immediately following dinner, Mrs. Farrar entertained-the group which included members of the alumni chapter- of Delta Alpha, at a party given, at her home at 2J8 West Poplar street. While here Mrs.- Waggoner was the hoiiseguest oi Mrs. Miley:. Members of Delta Alpha, chapter and' the . alumni chapter, attended- a "coke" party given m Mrs. wag- goner's honor at the Miley home on Monday morning. ' Thompson Address to Cancel Regular County American Legion Meeting. Arthur Moore today, announced that the monthly, meeting oi tne county American Legion organization, scheduled for the-, fourth Thursday, in the month, wiirnot be- held- because, ol the Frank Whompson^.address, sponsored by ·the 'coWgroup, here Thursday, Jan. 1 22: Tire address; in the evening originally was to have been held in Cecity hall but will be hehUn the court house, he stated. Thompson ,will -speak on. Communism." Litcraluro in English and American Schools Discussed at Woman's Club Mrs. W. J. 6'Neil was program chairman at the Monday afternoon meeting of the Harrisburg Woman's club. Guest speaker for the afternoon was Mrs. R. C. Davenport, who spoke on "Literature m English and American Schools. In regard to American Literature in English schools, Mrs. Davenport had'written for first-hand, information from her cousin, who is headmaster of one of the large schools in Central England. He stated that favorite, books by American authors among the students of pri mary schools are the "Wizard of Oz," the "Katy" stories, and "Uncle Tom's Cabin," and the students still learn by heart Longfellow s "Children's' Hour," a poem Mrs. Davenport remembers learning as a child when she attended school in England. In English schools emphasis is placed on oral reading, which helps to create a : love of reading. In secondary schools American literature is widely read. The teachers set up their own comprehensive lists which include such books as "Little Women/' "Tom Sawyer," "Huckleberry Finn," and works written by Jack London, O. Henry, Poe, Hawthorne,- Emerson, Longfellow, and Whitman. In covering-literature in schools here Mrs. Davenport sought information from Miss Bess Pemberton, Mrs. Lois --Locke, and. Miss Frances Batctfeldor, teachers in local, schools. A thorough account of literature and how it is taught in our schools, taking it from the first grade through high school, was given by Mrs. Davenport. She also read a list, prepared by Mrs. Locke, of well selected books now in the. splendid library at Junior high school. ,, "An urge we have through life, she said, "is wanting to know what is going on, not only in our- own community but in the far flung corners of the world. This is.ac- complished first by reading. In our American schools the first aim in literature is to satisfy this urge to. read. A good book warrants reading several times. Reading arouses the imagination, creates! ideals, matures our judgment, helps | us to. become wiser. American lit-' erature is coming into its own, with many fine books and wonderful poems." In the absence of Mrs. Bob.Bur- nett, Mrs. D. H. Hiller read the devotional prepared by Mrs. Burnett, which expressed* the thought that each New Year is a gift from God to us. Therefore time is precious, she said, and asked that each.- member strive- to make this yea? the best year of his life. Mrs. Hiller closed with- a- poem entitled, "My New Year's Wish." Mrs. J. B. Biackman was hostess at the meeting, and two honorary members. Mrs. E. M. Oakes and Mrs. R: W. Waliis, were present, together with 21 regular members of-the club. Announcement was made by Mrs. R. C. Davenport, district president, of the district board meeting to be heldL in Eldorado, on Thursday. Jan. 15, at 10.a. m. at the Calvary Baptist church. Luncheon reservations are $1.00 and every member. is urged to attend. ' Water Fowls Discussed By Evergreen Garden Club "Water Fowls" were discussed by Mrs: Ray Moore at the- Tuesday , afternoon meeting of the Ever-" green Garden club, held at the home of Mrs. B. G. Funkhouser, Eighteen -.nembers were present, and-Mrs. Paul Frankenstein was assistant hostess. -^"Mrs. Moore gave names together with detailed descriptions of those water fowls which are most] commonly known to this section \ of. the country. Tips on how to attract birds were given. Feeding was suggested as a means, as was the planting of trees and shrubs. The- birds, attracted to the trees, will in turn destroy insects. Members responded to roll call by giving other names and descriptions, of water- fowls. ', At the meeting, the club voted to cooperate with the Saline County. Garden club in their plan to beautify the intersection of highways 45 and 34. the southern approach to-the city. -The next meeting of the club will be a. Valentine tea on Feb. 10, at the home of Mrs. Charles Farrar. __ New encbontment by Junior GuiW to.raflect your romantic springtime mood. Soft fuHn ess jurroundJ.rh* $moothnnoW«d nndfectidn... the copt-coflorhoods.your hrod ft* moon momeflW. U's.long, bowffofti and ·loqwol in Junior Guild's, exctow* printed royon crepe. $35.00 Carrier Mills Register · KENNETH HART Correspondent DISTINCTIVE FEMININE APPAREL, Gaiety Club Meets WHh Mrs. Pearl Field Mrs. Pearl Field was hostess W the Gaiety club last Thursday evening. Members unable to st- j tend were Mrs. Elsie Ammon. Mrs. Mary V. Beggs and Mrs. Fcm Culbreth. . Election of officers for the com- ing'year was held along with the business meeting. Bingo was the prize winning 'event of the evening. Those taking prizes were Mesdamcs Mary E. Sweat, Zelma Maynard, Lconna Austin. Wanda Mae Sweat and Elsie King. Refreshments of date pudding topped with whipped cream ana served with steaming hot coffee .were thoroughly enjoyed by all Mrs. Aline Pyle will be hoslcs.- iat the next meeting of the club. Circulates Petition , Elmer Gibbons. Republican committeeman in Harrisourg Pre- · cinct 10 for the past four years, :is. circulating petitions for^ re] election' in" the April" primary. STORE WIDE CLEARANCE SALE A Sale you cannot afford to miss. Sweeping reductions on our en tire stock. Money saving b«y* fa* Juniors, Misses and Women. TREMENDOUS VALUES IN BETTER COATS and SUITS INCLUDING SWANSPOWN, SHAGMOQR, JAUNTY JUNIORS, BETTY ROSE, LEEDS AND ABBMOOR. 100% Virgin Wool Best of Tailoring f ' *" f Black and Colors SIZES FOR JUNIORS - MISSES * WOMEN 19.60 ALL WINTER HATS AT OKE HALF PRICE!! $3,95 -- $15.00 VALUES SPECIAL PURCHASE -' · · '-·' -'· · -·--.s~r.^ r Children's Coats and Snow Suits Ombre Cone* How ..... $75.00 Originally $119.00 Grey Kidskin Now ..... $150;00 Originally $189.00 Black Peraia»: flow. Now . . $100.00 Originally $195.00 Blown Mouton, Now . . . . $135.00 Originally $169.00 Sizes. 6 -- 1 2 331/3% SI0.95-52I.50 Values $ 6.88 D R E S S S A L E nO.88 $ 12.88 $ 14.88 AH Na«ona,, y Values to $29.95 Dresses in Crepes, Woolens, Gabardines. M5, 10-20, 14V2-28V2. S K I R T S . . . . $4.88 SWEATERS . $3.00 Values to $8.95 BLOUSES. . . $2.88 $3.95-51-1.95 Values $10.95 - $22;50 RAINCOATS and $12.88 $3.00 - $10.00 Values HANDBAGS y 0 OFF FINAL CLEARANCE OF ODDS AND ENDS $10.95 CHENILLE ROBES . . . . $6.88 $17.95 ROBES $J0.88 $3.00 - $5.00 FUR MITTENS . . $1.23 $5.95 SEQUIN DICKIES $2.88 $2.50-$5.00 SCARFS $1-23 $1.25 FABRIC GLOVES 69e All Soles Final Ail Sales Cash Store Hours: Doily 8:30 A. M. to 5 P. M. - Saturday 9 A. M. to 8 P. M. FRIEDMAN'S it'll VI 1 r I'S I M 1 \ t * t

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