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SIBslE-1 -:••"{- • TAGI FOUR—THE MORNING AVALANCHE SyMaryaret Turner /.SCOUTS o£ Lubbock to[ day may look back on 30 years «I "• service of an organization founded by Juliette Low of Savannah, Ga., March 12, whe^ she Ic.vited several girls to her home. A memorial tea will ba given at the Girl Scout Little House Saturday afternoon between 3 and 5 o'clock. * * * LUBBOCK TAKE A BOW: . Recently an army officer's ' wife told The Woman's Angle that she had lived all over the United States and in Hawaii end she has never known a town whose residents are more friendly and cordial toward newcomers than Lubbock. * * * « FAVORITE TOPIC r\NE OF OUR favorite topics, \s next to sure cure diets which seldom, if ever, work, is the age old debate on "Why. men get on my nerves" or vice versa so popular with editors of magazines. We like men. There are four brothers in our family and about 50 men in the organization in which we make a living We get along with men all right although once in a while some things they say cause us to grow a little peevish, perverse or vexatious. By and large, however, our associations with men hav<> left us cheerful and since we are not a militant feminist we get along with them peacefully enough. * * * rpHERE'S a little story out of Los •*• Angeles concerning the rebellion of the Wo—.en's Ambiance and Defense Corps against what they are terming "totalitarian rule" by men. Col. John W. Colbert, national commander, says the demotion of the leader to the rank of private was caused by her -failure to exercise "proper authority." It seems that the women in the Los Angeles unit spent too much time In pink tea activities and not enough time with the serious matters for which the corps was organized. This rebellion would appear humorous to The Woman's " Aj?J|le if these were peaceful times or even if the date happened to be March, 1941, instead of the present time. But nothing that tears down public morale, that causes a break in the preparations for an "all out" for our country's cause is funny to us now. We wish that men and women could work together in harmony on such occasions. Mrs. Dorothy Hewes Bell, commander of the Los Angeles unit, did not want to take orders if we are to believe the United Press story. Thereby hangs a' tale of many women. Right here in our town there are capable women who have not volunteered their services In the war emergency because they feel they cannot work with certain other women. It makes us ashamed of them, really it does! Contribution Made By B And PW Club Meeting in Hotel'. Lubbock at 12 o'clock Wednesday for a luncheon, members of the Business and Professional women's , club voted to donate SZ5 to the Milam's opportunity home for trje milk; fund. Those attending vy T ere Mesdames Fred Higbee, Allie M. Dyer, Letha Massie, James A. Keenum, R. J Watson, Lottie Hilton, Floe Swenson, O. E. Turner, Mary Dean - Goforth, Vera Chapman, H. C. Lewis, Ben F. Maxey, Willie Thomas, Lottie Wylie, Lila Lenning and Edna Gossett. Misses Elizabeth Barnes, Elsie V. Link, Lennie D. Johnston, Mary Elizabeth Morgan, RiUa Catherine «u^- e> " Ludle Rob inson, Amy Phillips, Lucille Coltharp, Ella Mae Butler, Clara Pratt, Eunice Gibson, Maud Dee Skeen, Edna Mae Brown Estelle McAllister, Thelma S tailings and Beth Holland. Needle Club Bee Will Meet In Eubank Home Mrs. George Eubank, 2118 Twenty-third street, will entertain for members of the Needle club Bee March 31. The club met with Mrs, C. C. Chambers, 1214 -Sixteenth street, Tuesday afternoon. Special guests and members _were Mesdames C. M. Hawes, M. K Simpson, J. L. Pate, N. J. Allen, Eubank. W. D. Massey, P.. H Edle- Odell Hughett, Bob Bowron, S. E. Clement, Monte Bowron and AT M. Page. * ' Lubbock, Texos, Thurscfov. March 12. iqa? 3~ ~~—, . "' ...»..uu yf _murgn ^, iv*z O! 0 | 4343 Forjrhe Avalanche-Journal OWce; Tech Women's Inter-Cub Council EnteitalnJwitirAn Most WOMEN of MIDDLE AGE old Suffer Distress &^a~4«^B«KK.:A At This Time— If this period in a woman's life makes you cranky, nervous, blue at times suffer weakness, dizziness, hob.Sashes distress of''Irregularities"— . Try Lydla E. PinthanVs Vegetable v Compound—made especially for ypmen~ famous for helping relieve distress due to this functional disturbance, Ta ken regularly-FinVhatn's Compound helps build up resistance 1 against annoying symptoms due to this cause. Thousands upon thousands of women report benefit! R>liow label ^.directions. Worth trying! , ' . ' AdT. New Plymouth Motors $110.00 Fenner Tubbs Co. lOlh At L. Phone 2-2111 Social Is Benefit To Library Fund Tech Women's Inter-CJub council, composr.'d of representatives' from the five girls' social clubs, entertained with an annual silver tea Wednesday night from 7:30 to 9:30 o'clock in the F. R. Friend home, 20G5 Broadway. The tea was given as a benefit to the Inter-Club Council Loan Library fund. Peach gladioli decorated the refreshment table and a silver service was used at either end. Guests were presented with corsages of peach gladioli. Thre* Pour TM Those pouring tea were Mesdames Mary W. Doak, Yancey Price, Eleanor Chitwood and James G. Allen. In the receiving line were Miss Bonnie K. Dysart, Inter-Club council sponsor; Miss Martha Price, council president; Miss Margery Hills, president of Sans Souci club; Waldeen Donnell, president of Las Vivarachas club; Miss Marie Barnard, president of DFD club; Miss Mary Burke Yeager, president of Las Chaparri- tas club, and Miss Frances Gary, president of Ko Shari club. In the house party were Miss Sara Daviss, vice president and secretary o£ the Council, and Misses Camille Graves, Glennis Waltz, Marguerite Brannen and Freelin Shoemaker. Representatives of the social clubs presented musical numbers during calling hours. Roscoe Wilson School To Present Program On Keep Dm Buying Responding to the urge of the county sales committee for the buying defense savings bonds and stamps, the Roscoe Wilson school will start a drive at the school Monday for the sale of stamps. The drive will be sponsored by the Wilson Parent-Teacher association. For the next four weeks a "Keep 'Em Buying" program will be presented each Monday morning from 9 to 9:15 o'clock over the school radio system. .Persons calling in the school at that time to buy stamps will be announced. Object of the drive is to secure buying of stamps smong children at regular interval*. "Art Movement' 7 Story For Delphian Society Members of the Delphian society met at the Hilton hotel Wednesday afternoon for a study of the "Picasso and Modern Art Movement." Mrs. Howard Weber was leader. The program follows: Mrs. Lindsey Thompson, "Modern Art Development"; Alrz. B. E. Needles, "A Key to the Latest Art Development"; Mrs. L. L, Miller, "Neo Objectivism"; Mrs. Tom Pendergraft, "Revolet Against Reality"; and Mrz. T. J. George, "Current Events." Mra. N. H. Holt, s guest, spoke on the purchase of defense bonds. Mrs. Needles was chosen representatives to the District Convention of Federated clubs of Texas which will meet in Lubbock March 2627. Mrs. John Lowrimore was chosen alternate. Other members present were Mesdames N. A. Cox, Frank Haden and Charles Ross. The club will meet March 25 at the Hilton hotel. Today's Events. *, Pen Women's Club To Meet This Morning Lubbock Pen Women's club will meet this morning at 9:45 o'clock with Mrs. J. L. Rosamond, 2320 Twenty-ninth street. Ensi-£ttlc club, 3 p. m.. Mrs Je«-le Klnj, 213* 2«th St. club. 3 p ra., MM. ft. H. Woo!- St. John's Methodist W. S. C. 8 » to H t. m.. Siager Ber.lng Mi chin? coai- PSDJ, Red Cross ten-Ing. Rebekah lodfe, a p. m., IOOF hall. Pvthltn sister Temple, 7:30 p m. K-f anil. Junior Sun.'h'.n* Child Studr elub 3 p. m.. Mrr. Herman Bruckner,'3409 ISlh St. Junior High school P-TA, 3:10 n tu sc'cool. v ' • S»nde«.F-TA, 3 p. m., school. •cSS!" R/B « n ' p - TA . •»:»• P. m.. Betsy Ross Needle club,' 3'p. m MM r. F. Rodgers, 3108 9th Si. Znlr* Se eiub, J:30 p. m., MM. Hugh Neu-lon, 2518 2!st Si. 19«! Needle club. 3 p. m., Mr». Weeiej Smith, 1309 2Uh St. Red Cross Home Nursing course sponsored by George R. B;»n P-TA; 'l t-> 3 p. a., school: Mrs. c. L. Adams Instructor. Red Cross Home Nursing c-ourss jpoa- sored by George R. Bean P-TA: T30 to 3:30 p. m., school; Mrs. Robert McBurney Instructor. First Aid course, sponsored br Dup're P-TA: 7 p. ra., school; Cjril Batton, Instructor. Red Cross Home. Kurs'.af course, sponsor«4 by George M. Hunt P-TA; 9 to 11 a. m., school; Mrs. Don Reeder, instructor. Thursday Bridge club. 1:30 p. m'. Mrs ^,. M ^ Lay , no5! «s at F. R. Friend borne. 2005 Broadway. First Baptist Euzelian class, activities center, 12:« p. m., Mesdames R. L. McClun. Alfred Crosby and E. E. McClatcnj hostesses. ' Honiebuiiders club. 3 p. ra. Mrs J D Stalnaker, 3211 26th fit. ' ' Trl-Y club of Junior High school, 7:30 p. m., school. Initiation. S*o« Souci Alumnae loclrty, 3 n n- Mrs. Lewis H. Price, 2624 20th St.; Mes- damea Alfred Jenson sad Loreru; Ellis assistant hostesses. ' Pen Women's club, 8:«s p. Mrs. J. L. Rosamond, 2320 28th 8-.. .• Mrs. Troy'Pinion Is Honoree At Shower Honoring Mrs. Troy Pinion of 715 Avenue L, the- former Miss Ara Brock, Mesdames June Caffey Ed Sommers and Ezra Gross entertained with a shower in the home of Mrs. Lora Tucker, 1506 Avenue R, Tuesday. The table was "decorated with red, white and blue candles and red, white and blue sweetpeas. Little white baskets with the date of wedding were favors. Mrs. Caffey presided at the bride's book. Gifts were presented to -the honoree in a basket decorated in the patriotic colors. Little Larry and Travis Holley gave musical selections. Guests were Mesdames Earl Atkins, Jimmie Boles, O. C. Hunt J. E. Manley, J. L. Pate, W. Bogart, A. W. Gibson. Osa Covington, Ralph Harmon, Eula Anderson, Hazel Landers, Frank Kirkland, Kirby McDonald, Jack Atkins, and J. Pollard. Misses Lorilla Stephens, and Avey Leeth Smith. Assembly Club Elects Mrs. Read President Mrs. Wesley Read was elected president of the Assembly Dancing club at a called meeting on the mezzanine floor of the Hilton hotel Tuesday afternoon. Mrs. D. K. Bondurant ,was chosen vice president, and Mr* Wylie Bnscoe, secretary-treasurer. 1911 Needle Club"To Postpone Meeting A meeting of the 1911 Needle club, scheduled for this afternoon, has been called off, It was announced Wednesday. VALUES IN TOWN! Ne\r chisp, beautiful Spring Apparel. You must shop Freed'a before you buy your- Enster outfit. You will find the largest collection of Ladies' Apparel on the South Plains at Freed's. You will be glad that you stopped in at Freed's—our prices are always right! ALTERATIONS FREE! In 913 Broadway Allegro Club Guesf Of Mrs. L Taylor As guests cf Mrs. EJiiott Taylor, members of the Allegro club "met Wednesday afternoon in the F R Friend home, 2005 Broadway, for a Texas Day program. Mrs. James Atcheyon was program director. The program presented follows: "Blue Bonnet Time" (W. J. Marsh); "The Moon Cradle's Rocking" fj. M. Tatton), Mrs. O. D. Elliott and Miss Margaret Prewitt, accompanied by 7»liss Imogene Webster; "Glow Worm" (Lincke) piano duet by Mesdames Don Mitchell and John Howell; "So Early in the Morning" (Ahdel-Reich), Mrs. ' F. C. Stanley, accompanied by Miss Mary Evelyn Pickle. "Our Heart's Prayer" (M. Flora Todd), Mesdames Herschel Maxey Arthur Gamble and R. B. Parkinson; "Sheep and Goats" (David Guion), Mrs. James Atcheson"The Hills of Home" (Oscar Fox) Mrs. S. J. Nabers; "Turkey in the Straw" <David- Guion), Miss Imogene Webster. With Shamrocks as favors, a St. Patrick's day motif was featured at the meeting. The hostess served wassail and Old English hot drink, sandwiches, mints and cakes. Twenty-two members and two guests were present. Mrs.. Robert Shipp Is Honored At Shower WOLFFORTH, March 11. (Spe- ciau—Mrs. Hobert Shipp, the former Miss Dorothy Casey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. M. E. Casey of Wolfforth, was honored : with a tea-shower given recently by Mesdames Ray Martin, L. M. Hargraves, O. F. Corley, G. L. Farrar R. S. Hopgood, H. A. Sullivan and E. R Haskins The social was given in the Haskins home. Mrs. Martin registered the guests and Miss Katherine Bailey 1 poured tea from a silver service. She was assisted fay Miss Eleanor TSailey and Mrs. Hargraves. The table was laid with a lace cloth and centered with a blue bowl containing red -and white tulips. White place cards with patriotic emblems bearing the names of the bridal couples and dates of the wedding were plate favors. Mesdames M. T. Daniel and Cecil Gillitt played piano selections during calling hours. Guests calling were Mesdames J. A. Sears, A. C. McWhorter, Ernest AHeri, Casey Gillett, J. H. Payne of Levelland, A. R. Carlisle, Raymond Hitt, A. L. Smith, Carolyn Hophood and Miss Anna Lee Fisher. Those 'sending gifts were Mesdames C. R'. Bolton,'"J. W. Keeland, W. W. Doran of Hobbs, N M., J. J. Harral, W. J. Wilcox G P. Wright, B. M. Keese of Lubbock, C. B. Roberts, T. L. Tailor, T. McReynolds, J. J. Carter, W. W Carter, T. H..Odom, Milton Kirk- Qirl Scout News Gid Scouts over the nation an« today commemorating the 30th anniversary of their founding. News from the local Girl Scout organization includes the election of Mesdames Carl Longabaugh and Marshall Lewis as council members and Mesdames Guy Trow Ivy Savage, J. T. Trigg and Miss Stella Thurman as associate members. The election was held at a . council meeting \ Tuesday afternoon at the Girl / Scout L i 11 * e H o u s e. Members present were Mesdames George Finberg, Grady West, G. R. Evans, Homer P h a r r, C. A. White, \V. A. Fix, F. H. Childress, Roy Furr, H. H. Van Aken, E.. E. Louthan and Messrs. G. P. Kuykendall and H. H. Van Aken. Troop 2 had a general review of first aid at a meeting in preparation for the examination Tuesday. The latter part of their meeting was spent in playing Girl Scout games, and two committee members, Mesdames Roy Furr and J. B. Rountree surprised the .troop with refreshments. Brownie troop 4 spent their last meeting soap carving and learning new Girl Scout songs. Mrs. Dixie White is assisting with the troop temporarily. Mrs.' Van Aken. Girl Scout commissioner, visited the troop. Most of the troop members have bought the official uniforms. Troop I discussed the Juliette Low Memorial Tea which will be Saturday from 3 to 5 o'clock at the Girl Scout Little House, Twentyfifth street, and Avenue P. Four new patrols were elected.- Twenty-two girls of Troop 3 passed the test for the First Aid badge at their last meeting. Dixie Ann Greer Is- Honoree At Party Honoring her daughter, Dixie Ann Greer, on her sixth birthday, Mrs. Gene Greer, 1903 Twenty- sixth street, entertained with s. party Tuesday afternoon. ^Special guests were Mrs. Mary Diebel, great-grandmother; and maternal and paternal grandmothers, Mesdames J. H. York and Ed Greer. Candy rabbits were favors. After games the birthday cake was served with punch to Jimmy Greer, Gary Norman Wells, Dallas Whaley, Julia Etta Zeitz, Dorothy Strawn, Robert Lee and Sarah Lou Good, Billy and Dorothy Ann Leifeste, Miss Era Moore, Mrs. A. B. Greer and Mrs. J. B. Strawn. sey, S. A. Durham, Tom Snider Leslie Kimbrell and Jessie Snider. Time to Learn the Difference in Shoes! It's RHYTHM STEP WEEK March 13 h> 21 Come in and Make the 3-Slep Test in Neio Spring RHYTHM EP SHOES Black Patent Tan Calf Beige Doeskin '$795 White Kid Tan Quarter Black Gabardine Patent Trim— Here they are—the clever, youthful shoe fashions you've just xeen in your LIFE magazinel And streamlined for action! With veighUess Rhythm Treads that give yoa * "lift" at .three strain points—bed, arch and ball of your footr Tha lighter, dainlier wsyl Yon'll fnel tb« difference with your first three steps. Come in—make the 3-step lest, ao-rl J // * * « L k ' C * fm • » M ^"" Jts Jttrtrt^ c r le< iw C7&AA1 THE SHOE Buy United Stales Defpnsa Stamps Here Church Classes Have Socials This Week Socials given this week by church classes have included a luncheon, a tucky party and a dinner. "Place of the American Women in the War" was discussed by Dr. W. B. Irvin, superintendent of Lubbock Public schools, at the First Baptist Gleaners class luncheon Wednesday in the activities center. St. Patrick's Motif A green and white color scheme was carried out featuring the St Patrick's day motif. Those present were Mesdames Irvin, Dixie Lowe ?; ?' ^Rl 1 " 150 "' p - c - Mitchell! Maple Wilson, M. C. Butler, Ardelle Scales, M. L. Shepherd, Paul Yancy, B. E. Reeves, Dewey George, T. C. Ingram, H. L. Allen, C. S. Rogers. Mesdames R. J. Williams, John ?.?'.. b A °' C - Madden, Douglas WUt O. T. Williams, Bert Pinson, G. H. Nelson, Leo Waite, J. O, Simmons, jr., Altus Sansom Morley Jennings, R. E. L. Patillo, oryan Shaw-and Irving Jones For Methodist Class Mesdames S. W. Brunson and i^mmett Kerr were hosts with a tacky party for the Hand-in-Hand class of St. John's Methodist church Tuesday night at the F. R. Friend home, 2005 Broadway. Games and singing were diversions. Members present were Dean and Mrs. James G. Allen, Messrs, and Mesdames Joe Mason, J D Strickland, Rogers Orr and' Bruce Craig, Mrs. I. C. Enochs and Messrs. Brunson and Kerr Guests were Rev. and Mrs Dwight L. McCree, Lieut, and Mrs. D. J Smith, Lieut, and Mrs G. W. Schultz, Messrs, and Mesdames Haskell Taylor, W. B Rush£J g i , , Harve y Schoeman, Alton Strickland and Mrs. S. O. Adamson. • In Landers Home Calvary Baptist B. Y. P. U attended a dinner in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Landers, 1810 Ninth street. During a business meeting, plans were made for future B.Y.P.U. activity. A Bible quiz was conducted and sacred songs were sung. Attending were ' Messrs, and Mesdames Floyd Bell, Roy Parks, A. A. Bratcher, J. P. Meek, J. A. Aired, J. C. Leech, Mesdames F. Benefit Book Reviews Are Discontinued Benefit book reviews were discontinued "for the duration" as a result of a recent vote' taken by members of the First Presbyterian Womar.'s auxiliary. Dean James G. Allen of Texas Tecnnological college, who has the dis'uiction of being the only lecturer to appear annually for the srt'en years the groifp has spon- f yored the •'Windswept" by Mary Ellen Chase Tuesday night at the church Fellowship hall. The book concluded the series. Mrs. W. L. Hester introduced the speaker. One hundred twenty- five persons were present. E. P. Norwoods Hosts For Victory Club Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Norwood, 1311 Avenue Q, were hosts for the Victory club meeting Tuesday night. Mr. and Mrs. B. A. Maddox were special guests. Members present were Messn. and Mesdames T. A. Hulin, C. L. Montgomery, W. E. Watson and George W. Foster. The club will meet March 24 in the Watson home, 2009 Main street, at 7:30 o'clock. B. Foster, D. W. Hazlewood, Myrtle Hubbard, Mattie Rawis, Estelle Gibson, E. H. Tippit, Misses May Home, Frances Leech and Maxine Landers and Jimmy Aired. Club Has Discussion On First Aid Work Discussions on First Aid were held at the Hurlwood Home Demonstration club meeting Tuesday with Mrs. W. R. Byers. Members present were Mesdames Jim Bailey, S. H. Bradford, L. E. Huffaker, C. R. Moore, D. C. Mitchell, D. Boone, W. A. Martin, G. K . Horton and C. E. Moreman. Mrs. C. L. Cade will be hostess March 24. Miss Clara Pratt, county home demonstration agent, will speak. Party Today To Honor Sans Souci Alumnae Honoring Sans Souci Alumnae, a party will be given this afternoon at 3 o'clock in the home of Mrs. Lewis B. Price, 2624 Twentieth street. Mesdames Alfred Jenson and Lorenz ELIis will be assistant hostesses. LOYALTY CLUB The Loyalty club will meet with Mrs. I. E. Banks on Friday, March Chest Colds To Relieve Misery Rub on Tested Buds up and Ravel .^ Because Swan suds ore boby-mSd They are perfect far a child. Another reason folks are raving Is that Swan's so penny-saving. • Raving? Sure! Swan's as mild as finest imported caatiles. 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