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WO—THE MORNING AVALANCHE Lubbock, Texas, Saturday, March 7, 1942 Dial 4343 For THe Avalanche-Journal Offices 8y Margaret Turner Place Of University Women In War Work Theme For Conference Today W ELCOME" to Lubbock A. A.U. •IV. general director Dr. Kathryn McHale and stale chairmen and officers. We hope that your stay here will be a happy and memorable one. * * * : If you don't read advertising, how does it happen your home is filled with advertised articl.es? * * * VTOMEMAKERS in this country JLl are challenged to refute the .' old saying: "A woman can throw out mere with a teaspoon than a ' man can bring in with a shovel." Louise Bryant, extension service specialist in home management, says it's largely up to the women to avoid teaspoon wastes. Small losses multiplied in 34 million homes can amount tea wastes which stagger the imagination. Here are some suggestions she offers to consumers. * * * T)LAN shopping lists in advance -L and don't order by telephone or you likely won't get the best selections. Don't do all your shopping at one store. Read all labels carefully, and as often as possible buy by official government grades fixed by the Agricultural Marketing service. Notice cost per ounce as well as per can. Buy fruits and vegetables in season, for out of season they are likely to be expensive and poor in flavor and quality. Instead of by the bunch or piece, try buying by the pound. Watch your own and the storekeepers' weights. * * * TNVESTIGATE the possibility of J- saving by buying in quantity provided you have available cash and. ample storage room. Learn about the uses, food values, and limitations of food substitutes such as oleomargarine for butter, and cheaper cuts of meat for the more expensive. When food has been purchased there is still plenty of opportunity to prevent waste. Perishables should be put into the refrigerator immediately. Outer leaves of cabbage and lettuce should be saved and used. Potatoes and apples should be peeled thin or not at all. Homemakers should also save fats, bread crumbs, pan drippings, and the liquid in which vegetables have been cooked. * * * AT SEVENTEEN A T SEVENTEEN a boy isn't very •£*• old, but he's old enough to be a philosopher. Two boys, feeling like men of the world, were talking in the presence of the father w Luncheon At N.oon To Highlight Program "The Place of University Women in National Emergency and War Work" with action through adherence to the association's pro- j gram is theme for the American : Association of University • Women, ! West Texas district leadership | conference to be held on the cam- | pus of Texas Technological college today. Dr. Kathryn McHale of Washinnton, D. C., general director | of the national association, will fce the principal speaker. In an address at 1 o'clock during a luncheon meeting, Dr. McHale will speak on "The Task Before the A. A. U. W." Miss Grace Padley, president of the Lubbock branch, will preside. One hundred and seven members had made reservations Friday afternoon for the luncheon to be held in Women's Dormitory No. 2, according to Mrs. W. P. Clement. Senior Girls To Attend Tech and high school senior girls will be special guests at a lecture this morning at 11 o'clock in the Tech engineering auditorium. Mrs. Mary W. Doak will preside. Dr. McHale will be introduced by Dr. Clifford B. Jones. Fifty or more girls from Senior High school will attend. Invitations to 250 Tech senior girls and graduates have been sent out, and other college girls are being invited, Mrs. Doak, dean of women, announced Friday. Morning session will be opened at 10 o'clock in room 107 in the Tech home economics building. "The Program of Work of the A. A. U. W." will be subject of discussion with" Mrs. Doak, ex-state chairman of legislation; Miss Julia Kubbell, state chairman, interna- * -K * MISS GRACE PADLEY of one. "You don't get anywhere holding a boy in," said one. by "No," said the other, "I've seen Tslenty ot boys go wild because their parents were too strict." "Yes," continued the first, "if you hold them down when they're •when they go to college/'' * * *. 3-CENT MEAL A N 11-YEAR-OLD girl who -won **• a prize for cooking a 9-cent meal finds glassed foods eco- nomical. ~ Anna Abbattista, the youthful culinary expert, lives with her parents, three sisters and twin brothers in a New York city apartment. She can cook a tasty and nutritious meal for 9 cents a person. She proved it by winning • top honors in a New York Children's Aid society contest. Anna found that her cheapest and most nourishing meal consist. ed of a plate of steaming buttered beets, spinach and corn, with a generous slice of bread and but- tional relations, and Miss Eugene Terry, state chairman, social studies, as leaders. With Miss Thelma Andrews presiding, the round table discus 1 - sion will be continued at 11 o'clock. Leaders will include Miss Tila Mae Armstrong, members state committee, international relations. The afternoon session will be held from 3 to 4 o'clock in the engineering auditorium. Members and chairmen will take part in a questions and discussion period. Dahlia Society Will Sponsor Showing Of Lubbock Gardens Local gardens and scenes of nature around Lubbock will be shown to all Lubbock garden clubs and others interested at a free picture showing Tuesday night at 8 o'clock in the Tech engineering auditorium. The program is being sponsored by the South Plains Dahlia society. E. C. Pool and E. M. Copp will be at the projection machine. "Vitamins" Topic For Becton H-D Program "Grow fit. Build for defense with good food habits." Miss Clara Pratt, county home demonstration agent, told Becton club members this week in a meeting with Mrs. Oscar Paden. "The vitamin A is the protective vitamin, all impoxtfant for general well being of the body. Careful cooking causes very little loss of the vitamin content. Vitamin B is the appetite vitamin and -the releases of body energy. Vitamin C, found in fresh raw vegetables, helps to prevent scurvy, Miss Pratt told the group. Miss Paden read a report of the Home Demonstration council meeting. Members present were Mesdames J. O. Day, sr., Isia King, Dewey Erwin, R. A. Powell, Chester Gilmore, E. L. Farmer and S. A. Pool. Dahlia Society, PTA Programs Are Held Among Thursday gatherings were programs meetings of a garden society and of a parent-teacher association. An election of officers and a talk on, "The Fundamentals of Our Times" by Superintendent W. B. Irvin were features of the evening meeting of K. Carter P.-T. A. at the school. Elected were: Mrs. Charles Ross, president; i Mrs. Ernest Conley, vice presi- I dent; Mrs. O. L. Taylor, secretary | and Mrs. A. M. Spikes, treasurer. They will be installed in May. Rex Webster sang two numbers; a trio of high school girls, Ruth Genelle Spikes, Maryjo Turner and Eleanor Jackson, offered instrumental selections and Mrs. Elois Elliott directed the Treble Clef chorus in numbers. Mrs. L. L. Kelso presided for the VFW Auxiliary Meets Thursday In KP Hall Plans to "adopt" a soldier were made when the VFW auxiliary met at the Knights of Pythias hall Thursday r.ight. Mrs. Tonic'Couey vas appointed local defense chairman. It was announced the auxiliary IRS made over 300 garments for he Red Cross. Members sew each Monday at the Singer Sewing Machine office. The VFW is inviting wives, mothers a>>d daughters of men serving in the overseas army to membership. A district meeting is slated foi Sunday afternoon at the KP hall with auxiliaries from Big Spring and Abilene in attendance. Mrs. Lorene Womack, district chairman, will preside. Robinsons Entertain For Married Couples As a courtesy to members of the Young Married couples class, Rev. and Mrs. H. I. Robinson were hosts at the First Methodist fellowship nail Thursday night. In working out contest .blanks that concluded a series of games, guests were told what their refreshments were to be. These were apples, stick candy and caramels served in painted, wicker baskets . Guests were Messrs, and Mesdames Bob Fuller, W. L. Jones Douglas Adams, W. L. Sasser, Elwin Matthews, Spurgeon Hutto Ralph Douglas, Roy Williams Ralph Wyatt, Alvin Cearley, Lynn Rowan, Bill Snell, Eulin Hastings Ben Slaughter, Howard Blank and Dr. and Mrs. Milton Adams. business session. A St. Patrick's motif was carried out in decorations for the refreshment hour directed by Mrs. Cliff Elliott. Mrs. D. J. Wilhelm poured and was assisted in serving by Miss Allene Alverson. They are teachers in the school. Discusses Garden Show South Plains Dahlia Society members were the guests o£ Mr. and Mrs. H. G. Knight, 2218 Twenty-seventh street. During a business meeting at which Mrs. Roberta Doughtie, vice president, presided, it was voted to change the time of programs to 8:30 o'clock. O. B. Howell, professor of horticulture at Texas Technological college, discussed ,the annual garden-short course to be held on'the ampus April 14-15. Pictures of Lubbock gardens and >f flower shows sponsored by the lahlia society were shown by E. C. Pool and E. M. Copp. Mrs. W.' W. Leverett of Hillsboro was a guest. There were 30 members present. BAPTIST SPEAKER—Dr. C. Oscar Johnson, above, of St. Louis, former president of the Northern Baptist convention, will be speaker for the 30- minute weekly programs of the Baptist horn; over an independent network of 32 stations the next three Sunday morning, it has been- announced. The lectures, at 7:30 a. m. (CWT) each Sunday will deal with the subject, "The State." Stations from the District of Columbia to the Gulf and westward, including Texas, Oklahoma and Missouri, will broadcast the talks. Brief Bits Of Local News Miss Marie Jackson Hostess To Group Miss Marie Jackson, 1702 Texas avenue, was hostess to the Girls auxiliary to the First Baptist Women's Missionary society, Thursday. The group will meet with the" sponsor, Mrs. Cliff Wid- -FOR WOMEN ONLY.' If you suffer from monthly cramps, nervousness and distress of "Ir- rcEUIaritles" caused, by functional monthly disturbances—try Lydla E. Plnktam's Vegetable Compound— famous for relieving such, pain and nervous feelings of women's "difficult days." Follow label directions. V\rs. J. C. Howard Is Mostess To Auxiliary Mrs. J. C. Howard, 2216 Twenty- ourth street, was hostess and Mrs. D. Loter was assistant hostess or the meeting of the auxiliary to Local 850 Thursday night. After a business meeting, the vomen were joined by their hus- wnds for games of forty-two. Re- 'reshments were served to-Messrs, and Mesdames C. A. Heald, Clay Lowery, J. M. Pipkin, A. P. Lyons, Tom. Ogg, C. R. Pipkin, R. H. Lowry, W. S. Pool and Messrs. Howard and Loter. The auxiliary is to meet March 19 at 7:30 o'clock with Mesdames Pipkin and H. C. Hamilton as hostesses at 2904 Twenty-first street. FHA DEFENSE HOUSING PLAN ATTENTION FARMERS Farmers may now use an FHA INSURED MORTGAGE to build or repair HOUSES, BARNS, SHEDS, POULTRY HOUSES, SILOS and other farm structures. Farm Land can be bought or refiaanced on this plan, also. Payments are made semiannually or annually . . . this loan may be repaid over a period of 20 years or in some cases 25 years Providu your family with a modern attractive home -without waiting years to accumulate the cash. FOR FULL DETAILS SEE BUILDERS LUMBER CO. lAorrw \A/iv/oc 1^1 loctc n Keeling Home Mrs. J. W. Keeling was hostess o the Merry Wives club at her home near WoUforth Thursday afternoon. During the business meeting Mesdames Leo Davis and J. 3. larral were received as new mem- jers. After several games of forty- .wo, a salad course was served to Mesdames S. A. Durham, E. R. Haskins, J. D. Brown, R. S. Hobgood, A. C. McWhorter, Harral, Davis, J. A. Sears, F. J. Stryker, Ray Martin, G. L. -Farrar, A. J. Robbins, S. P. Moore and Miss Zera Dopson. Mrs. McWhorter will be hostess March 19. Increased Production To Aid Defense Work Members of the Posey Home Demonstration club think they can aid in National Defense by increasing their production of poultry, dairy and garden products. This belief wai: voiced in a roll call at a- meeting held with Mrs. E. W. Brown, 1632 Fifteenth street, this week. Mrs. C. Z. Fine discussed "First Aid" and Mrs. L. K. Hart talked on "Women in Defense." Mrs. Ott Patterson gave a report on Red Cross work. Mrs. W. A. Wilke read a poem by Edgar A. Guest. Plans were made for an all day meeting March 17 .with Mrs Fine. Members present were Mesdames O. R. Patterson, B. W. Patterson, Wilke, Hart, O. E. Patterson and Pupils Of Mrs. White To Present Program Mrs. Grace White, speech instructor, is presenting a number of her pupils in a program this morning" at 10 o'clock in the Hilton hotel. Parents and a few invited friends will attend. The program is preparatory for the Music and Speech Art Festival to be held in Amarillo March 12, 13, 14 and 15. Mrs. White is vice president of the festival and will present several of her pupils there. ener, 1630 Seventh street, March 12, at 3:30 p. m. After a business meeting, refreshments carrying out a red, white and blue motif were served to De Etta Redman, Nelda Chapman, Billy Jo Perdue, Dorothy Sprawls, Joyce Duncan, Aleta Jane Elliott, Doris Stanley, Geraldine Pool and Evelyn Hodges. Major Joseph R. Peller, West Texas district recruiting commander, who has be'in lit El Paso and Fort Bliss, on an inspection trip, is expected to return Sunday, it was said Friday at the district office. En route to Fort Bliss he inspected sub-stations at Swcetwa- ter, Big Spring and Odessa. Regular luncheon meeting of Lubbock Salesmen's club is to be at noon today 'in Hilton hotel. Directors will meet at 11 o'clock. Dr. John D. Lee of Allanta, Ga. who is conducting a series of meetings here during Religious Emphasis week at Texas Technological college, spoke at the lunch eon program of the Americai Business club in the Hilton hote Friday noon. President H. B Bryan announced a stag party would replace the club's luncheon on March 20. Envoy B. M. Hudson will speak at Salvation Army hall, 1112 Seventeenth street, at 8:15 o'clock tonight and at both morning and A jury in 72nd district court 'riday afternoon returned a verdict interpretated by court officials to have been .in favor of the plaintiff in civil acliQn of Cap- •ock Lumber company againsl Lena E. Goodman and others, suii on note and foreclosure of mechanic's lien. Judge Daniel A. Blair had not signed a judgment late Friday. Social Hour Held For Mary Martha Glass Mrs. W. D. Biggers directed a social hour at the meeting of the First Baptist Mary Martha class Thursday afternoon in the home of Mrs. G. A. Gunn, 1811 Avenue R. Mrs. A. E. Herring was co-hostess. Decorations and refreshments carried out a St. Patrick's day motif. Members attending were Mesdames W. H. Trice, W. H. Field. S. R. McKinnon, R.,E. Miller, Joe George, H. R. Laubhan, Frank Moss, Sid Clairborne, J. A. Brock and Pat Muckleroy. evening services Sunday, said- Capt. Herman Lambrecht, commander. Tonight he will discuss "Character of Soul" and will answer Biblical questions. Sunday morning he will speak on "The Will of God" and Sunday night on "The Seven Seals." Enlistment in the United States Marines will be completed in Oklahoma City by two Tokio young men who left Friday morning. They were Doyle W. Treadway H'ld Tnc!ri2£ H. tlcrties both livin" near the Yoakum county town, said Staff Sgt. Lon F. Rowlett, recruiting officer. Here's Easy Time-Tested Way To Get Relief Get after those distressing spells of coughing and ease misery o£ the cold the widely used Vlcks •way...Boil some -water. Pour it into a bowl. Add a good, spoonful of Vkks VapoRub.'Then breathe in the steaming medicinal vapors. With every breath you take VapoRub's medication soothes irritation, quiets coughing, helps clear head, and breathing passages. FOB ADDED RELIEF... At bedtime rub Vicks VapoRub on throat, chest and back. Its poultice-vapor action works to bring you comfort while you sleep. •O Altrusa Club Plans For .Entertainment Fifteen members of the Lubbock AHrusa chapter met for a luncheon at theJHilton hotel Thursday afternoon. Plans were discussed for entertaining Miss Mabel Meeks, a national Altrusa officer, who will visit here sometime this month. Former State Solon To Direct Sugar Rationing AUSTIN, March 6. (U.PJ—For- mer State Rep. Bullock Hyder of Denton has been designated in the office of Texas Rationing Officer Mark McGee to handle sugar rationing. Hyder is an assistant rationing officer. Buy A Defense Bond TODAYl Fellow Helpers" Is Reviewed By,Pastor Mrs. W. O. Rieger was hostess with a covered dish luncheon Wednesday for members of the Slide Women's Missionary society. A program on "God's Channels of Blessings" was presented and the book, "Fellow Helpers to the Truth" was reviewed by the pastor, Rev. Lee Vaughn. Those attending were Mesdames H. W. Crews, R. V. Giddens, I George Hindman, Jesse Jones, | Lee Rieger, C. L. Strickland, Lewis Henderson, Lonnie Williams, M. C. Williams, and Rev. Vaughn. M-M-M... ter, a tall glass of milk and sliced banana. Anna did her shopping like any modern housewife with an eye to the family budget. The Children's Aid society figured the cost o each item of Anna's 9-cent mea as follows: Beets, corn and spin ach—1 cent each, milk—4V4 cents bread and butter—V-z cent, and ba nana—1 cent. "I just knew the things I used tasted good and didn't cost much," said Anna. "Besides they're good for you." Home economists pointed out that Anna's meal was not only palatable but high in nutrition. Items were bought in bulk. 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