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. ?'-/&^i»"*^ l ' ! '"Vt&f.'•:.*'*'• '-•--• MORNING AVALANCHE W E hope the poet forgives us for paraphrasing a bit but we wonder: . O Winter, if wind cbrne Can Spring be far behind? * * • H ERE'S a bright idea for all the women who are running 'round chattering like crazy: Why don't you join a "Stay-Home- And- Mind- Your- Own "Business Club"? • » * SUGGESTIONS: Tis said hundreds of suggestions have poured in. on the research division of Britain's ministry of supply for helping to win the war. They have included such fantastic notions as bayonet boots for kicking the enemy around, to one'calling for nets to be spread out to catch d e s c ending enemy parachutists, with a bell to ring whenever one landed in one. * * • PETTICOAT rpHOSE who resent the passing J- of the bill creating the Women's Army Auxiliary corps seem to agree on one point; that is they say the women will not take the matter seriously enough. They seem to think that those who wiil volunteer for the corps will be a group of women with little else to do who are seeking a thrill and a uniform. The ones who are opposed to the bill (and many of them naturally enough are men) say it is silly and an affront to American manhood. A few young women say they do not like the idea of their sweethearts being surrounded with so much sweetness and light, especially when they 'the young women) are obliged to be so far away from the soldier. Our u n d erstanding of the WAAC is that it was not created to give a country club air to the army nor to provide feminine companions. There are many tasks connected with running an army which can be done just as thoroughly by women as by men. relieving the men for combat duty. There are many women in the United States who are anxious to do something more than knit a sweater or teach a first aid class to help their country in this crisis. The solution seems to be in the creation of the army auxiliary corps. * * * rpo say that women cannot for- 1 - get themselves when a vital issue is at stake is to show that either your acquaintance is limited or that you know little of the history of our country. The Wo- Pull the Trigger on Constipation, with Ease for Stomach, too When constipation brings on discpm- fort after meals, stomach upset, bloating. ' dizzy_spell!, gas, coated tongue, and bad breath, your stomach is probably "crying the blues" because your bowels don't move. It calls for Laxative-Senna to pull the trigger on those lazy bowels, combined with Syrup Pepsin for perfect ease to your stomach in taking.. For years, many Doctors have given pepsin preparations in their prescriptions to make medicine more agreeable to a touchy- stomach. So be sure your laxative contains Syrup Pepsin. Insist on Dr. Caldwell's .'Laxative Senna combined with Syrup Pepsin. See how wonderfully the Laxative Senna wakes up lazy nerves and muscles in your intestines to bring welcome relief from constipation. And the good old Syrup Pepsin makes this laxative so comfortable and easy on your stomach. Even finicky children love the taste of this pleasant family laxative. Take Dr. Cald well's Laxative Sennacom- bined with Syrup Pepsin, as directed on label or as your doctor advises, and feel v?o rld'sbetter. Ge t genuine Dr. Cald wcl I's. man's Angle could make a list of dozens of women between the ages of 21 and 44 who would make grand soldiers; women whose mothers and grandmothers were pioneers of this section. These womrrt fo whom we refer are those who have grown tired of the slowness of the war effort; who feel that they must get in and accomplish something with their own hands and brains. They can face an emergency as well" as a man; they don't mind soiling their hands in doing work and they tan do without meals and iuxurie* with the best of them. What if later, after the emergency is past and a few hour.-, of normal living is possible, they call for powder puff and lipsiick? That my friends is just a trait that may be traced through all femininity! They want to help carry on. They don't think of themselves in heroic terms. Just by quiet decency, devotion and" volunteer duty they want to keep American a going business. Why not give them a break? * * • TODAY'S GAG OUCH was Thomas A. Edison's ^ power of concentration that once in the early years before he became famous, he was lined up to pay his taxes when his mind became wrapped up in some problems connected with the telegraph. Suddenly finding himself before the tax gatherer's window, he was asked his name. and for the life of him he couldn't remember it. The nettled tax clerk ordered him to the end of the line to give him a chance to recall his name. * « * HOSIERY CARE A T least three factors are im•\*- portant in getting good service from stockings: purchasing, washing and handling. Do buy the right size—that means leg length and width as well as foot size. And do buy the type of stockings for the kind, of wear you intend to give them—sheer for dress-up, service for general wear. Wash your hosiery with warm water and mild, ssfe-for-stocking soap. Be careful not to snag on rings and in putting them on adjust them carefully in order not to overstrain the stocking in any one place. A padded box is a fine place to keep them. G. A. Browns Leaving For Galveston Today Mr. and Mrs. G. A. Brown and son, Berle, of 1909 Twenty-seventh street, are "eaving this morning' for Galveston to attend the graduation exercises of the medical branch of Galveston university. Their son and brother, Charles, will receive his M. D. degree Friday night. Mrs. J. D. Nelson Is Pla-Mor Club Hostess Seven members and two visitors of the Pla-Mor Forty-Two club were present for the meeting Wednesday afternoon with Mrs J. D. Nelson,' 1905 Eighth street Mrs. J. P. Posey, 2605 Twenty- first street, will be hostess the afternoon of April 1 at 2:30 o'clock. , Thursday, March 19, 1942 Dial 4343 For Th« Avalanche-Journal Offices .—•!• I .•! _!!•••_ • !• ^^^^.^^^^^^_ .. Miss C audine_Cook, Bride-Elect, Honored At Twilight Tea Clem Boverie Home Scene For Social ' Honoring Miss Claudine Cook, who will maiT.v Robert Vail March 28, Mrs. Clem Boverie, 2515 Twenty-fourth street, entertained with a twilight tea and pottery shower Wednesday evening from 6 to 3 o'clock. Co-hostesses with Mrs. Boverie were Mcsdamcs Turner Adams, Ivy Savage, R. L. Durham, Avery Fix, Roy Fiirr and H. G. Porter. As guests ranie in. they were greeted by Mesdames Savage, Fix, Porter, Furr, the hostess, Miss Cook, Mrs. C. B. Cook, mother oi the honoree and Mrs. Early Peltier, sister of the bridegroom-elect. Alternating with the registration of guests were Shelley Furr, Paula Fix ind Judy Pierce. Piano music was furnished throughout the evening' by Misses Helen Price, Ruth Dupree and Nell McNeely. Miss McNeely also sang. Mesdames "Durham and Porter alternated in pouring tea. The refreshment table was centered with an arrangement of snapdragons and sweetpeas, with three tall pink tapers on either side of the bouquet. Four tables in the back of the house were set with the gifts of pottery. Todays Events, .. 2 : DROP ZSS twSo^f^ffiSf =""• fet -, . aid of air rushes in ns Eenopen up 2& T ^ of P «-etro . Large sizes, 50c, §1.00. 1803 Broadway Phone 3521 dl 4-H Club Girls Are Aiding In Defense Meetings have been held this week by 4-H clubs and Junior 4-H clubs for the purpose of hearing talks by Miss Mona Keeter, assistant home demonstration agent, and practicing in war emergency work. New Deal Club The New Deal Junior 4-H club reported a total of $1,135 of defense stamps and bonds purchased by members of their families. Every club girl has a stamp book. Miss Keeier demonstrated an improvised dressing table and simple scarfs for it that can be made at home. A dresser scarf can either make a room appear duU or gay, she told the girls. A cheerful bedroom plays a big part in starting the day off right for any child or parent, says the agent. Cooper Club The Cooper 4-H club met at the Cooper school this week with Joy Timms; president, in charge. Dorotha Chism, song leader, led the group in the singing of "God Bless America." "Last year's garden patch must be turned into a Victory Garden this year," Miss Keeter said. A garden must be well planned in order for one to receive the best results. Miss Keeter urged the club members to devote a little time to the converting of scrap lumber^into useful articles for the home. "Lefs don t neglect our homes during the war," she explained. Senior 4-H Club "An inexpensive dressing table made at home gives 4-H club girls an opportunity to express their personality," the assistant home demonstration agent told members of the New Deal 4-H club. During the business meeting Victory activities, such as collecting paper, iron, rubber and the biu-- mg of defense bonds and stamps were discussed. The importance of planting frame gardens as soon as possible ! n u,° ra< ; r to P rov 'de fresh vege- tables.for the family table earlier was stressed. - Rc«coe \V!l;on P-TA, 3:10 p. ra.. school. Double S<i lorly-tiro club, 3 p. m . Mrt C. O. Pendley, 103 Uv»lde Ave., Red Cro<s ttwicj. Am.'gj club, 3 p. m., Mrj. Arthur Dean. , St. John's Mtthcd'.st \v. s. c. S , s to ilia. m.. Siiifcr Seeing Michine companv, Red Cross tewing. VFW »uxil:»rr, 7:30 9. m.. K-P hsl!. Rtbekih lodt«. I p. m., IOOF htll. Duprt P-TA. 3:1« p. m., Aibury Meiho- disc Fcliowibip hell. Gco:gf M. Hunt P-TA, 3:15 n. m, Ctn- Iral Bip'.ln church. Aitrusa club. 1:30 y. m., Hilton hotel, oinnrr. Beer. S:gma Ph! urorliy. 7:i» n. m J Hilton hotel. , ' Jua!or High school P-TA, 3:IS p. m school gymnasium. Dutch Card club. 7:4S p. m., Mr« Frasjr McCuire. Ko'.tl Lubbock. Ktevcr Kraft Klub, 3 p. m., Mrr. Z A Tipton, 1905 15tb Bi. Rc& Cross Homt Nursing course, spon- !ored by Gfo.-ct R. Bt«n P-TA- 1 to 3 P. ra.. school; Mr«. C. L. Adams, Instructor. Red Cross Horns Nurting course, sponsored by George R. Beta P-TA; 7:30 to 3:30 p. m.. school; Mrs. Robert McBur- r.ey, instructor. Red Crois Home Nursing course tpon- sored by George M. Hunt P-TA; 9 to 11 ». m., school; Mrs. Don Reeder, instructor. Triple Pour Bridge club, 1:45 p. m home of Mrs. Lort Tucker. J5Q6 Are. R.' CJuener Wives. 5:30 p. m .. M r». W. C Holdeii. 3J05 20ih St., Mrs. Waldo Clock co-hostess. Souihslde BibJe studr clasi. 3;30 p m Mrs. W. R. Dean, 1301 33rd St., Rev. Jfll D. Welch, teacher. Two Entertain For Kongeriial Klan Mesdames Will McCrummen and J. E. Henderson were hostesses m the home of Mrs. Lora Tucker, 1506 Avenue R. for members of the Kongenial Klan Wednesday afternoon. Members present were Mesdames E. B. Harris, G. B. Walden, George R. Bean, H. W. Sims, Pebble Talley, Erie Thompson S H Cox, R. Bush Smith, J. H. Beardi p - B - -Penney, R. C. Odom and D' M Sfalnaker. Little Anne Stalnaker was a guest. Sewing Is Diversion For Adelpha Cfub Sewing for the Red Cross \vas a feature of the Adelpha club meeting Wednesday afternoon with Mrs. Steve A. Clay, 1305 Avenue R- Mrs. L. E. Huggins, 3301 Twenty-first street, will be hostess April 1. Members present -were Me<=dames Frank Skinner, B. R. Brady M. S. Johnson and Muggins. Guests attending were Meyclarnes B. B Ward and Ray Sandlin. u, J ' • H. Blcdsoc, 1812 Brosdiraj-. OES Study club. 8 p. m., Masonic h»U. Memorial Service Is Conducted By OES A Memorial service was observed Tuesday night at the Order of Eastern Star meeting in Masonic hall with 50 members attending. The hall was decorated with green fern and wihte candles. The altar was draped in white satin cloth and centered with a white Bible. Officers formed a cross around the altar -and later indivi^ dually passed by the altar to place a white carnation in a basket there. Mrs. R. A. Metcalfe gave a tribute to the late Mrs. Marvin Wilson and Mrs. Russell Harding gave a tribute to the late Mrs. M 1C Bynum. Mesdames R. A. Herman and Floyd Jackson gave poem<= Mrs. Frank Barclay sang. Mr. and Mrs. Howard McLeland were initiated. Visitors present were Mr. and Mrs.. D.-.E. Sellers -of. Lubbock- Mrs. Maggie Talkington of McKinney; Mrs. Addie Stringer, Dimmitt; Mrs. Ruth Price, Morten, and Mrs Marguerite Whipp, Melvin. Plans were made for the visit of the Worthy Grand Matron -ot Texas, Mrs. Viva Huffman on April 4. The Lubbock chapter jvill be hostess on that date with the Levelland chapter in Levelland. Timely Ten Club Has All-Day Meeting For an all-day meeting and Red Cross sewing, the Timclv Ten Needle club met Wednesday with Mrs. H. H. Penninger, 2612 Twenty-first street. Those present were Mesdames Lev! Duncan, Paul Warren. Bruce Hendrickson, Lester Cooper. C. R. McLaurm. Robert Huser and C C Camp. Mrs. T. A. Hulin was a guest. Mrs. Huser will entertain for the club April 1. JOIN NOW • SOUTH PLAINS CIVIC MUSK ASSOCIATION Anne Dr. Chaa. L Wagner, President HEAR THE FAMOUS ARTISTS OF _ _ RADIO, AND MOTION PICTURE THE DUES ARE THE ONLY C $5.00 STUDENTS _ S2 ^n .50 FEDERAL TAX~ 11".'.". '.25 Secretary FEDERAL TAX $2.75 $5.50 ZIMBAUST. violinist, JACQUES CARTER one mL fS? ' ^ L r £ p0h i a " ° pera tenor - duo-pjB^sU, VIVIAN DELLA CHIESA radio >„? theatre - FnAY and BRAGGIOTTI, popular young Texas baritone, ClATOIO^ffiSAU.'a^S.SSSt .'SS'SEr? ACK KARHEL1 " —.tional HEADQUARTERS: Room 307 Hotel Hilton ' Phone 0 3182 Membership List Closes Saturday Ki^ht 0 p. m. Do not fail to secure your membership All Scr^E Men m Uniform (Officer, Excepl.d) Will B 6 Admitied Ncx. S^on As GuesUI Buy A Defense Bond TODAY1 ifal Interest Is Shown in Program A vital interest in the scries oi concerts to be presented next season by the South Plains Civic Music association has been reported throughout Lubbock by those who are soliciting memberships. Artists under consideration by the locnl talent committee for the next season include the St. Louis Symphony; Dusolina Gianniai, Metropolitan Opera soprano; Ef- vem Zimbalist, violinist; Fray and Braggiotti, popular duo-pianists; Thomas L. Thomas, radio baritone; Vivian Delia Chiesa, radio and opera soprano; Jacques Cartier, one-rnan theater; Ezio Pinza, Metropolitan opera basso; Doris Doe, Metropolitan Opera contralto; Mack Harrell, baritone; Jarmila Novotna, glamorous opera soprano; Joseph Szigeti, violinist; Claudio Arrau, sensational Cilean pianist and Jan Pierce, Metropolitan Opera tenor. Dr. Charles J. Wagner, newly elected president of the association, has remarked that "At all times music should be part o£ our lives, and I think in times of strain, such as this present period, it is more valuable than ever." Much favorable comment has been received regarding the decision of the executive board to admit all enlisted men in uniform next season as guests to the .concerts. Word Received Here Of Wedding Rites POST, March 18 (Special) — Word has been received here of the marriage of Miss La Ruth Walden, daughter of Mr. and Mrs Charles Walden and Billy Wood of Hollis, Okla. Announcement of the marriage was made at a supper given recently by the bride's parents. The ceremony took place Nov. 2. 1041. Mr. Wood attended Texas Technological college for two years. He was a member of the College club. Mrs. Wood is a graduate of Post High school and a former student at Draughon's Business college in Lubbock. Th? couple is at home here where he is employed with a drug company. Sew-On Club Meets In M. S. Craig Home Members of the Sew-On club met with Mrs. M. S. Craig, 2431 Twenty-second street, Wednesday afternoon. Attending were Mesdames Eugene Kp.ox, Grady Davis. J. V. Jones, Ben Jenkins, Lee York H" C. Allen, Wesley Witt, Milton Kirksey, Cecil Sanders, Morri= Cox and Arthur Maxcy. The club will meet April 1 with Mrs. Davis, 2213 Tenth street. -. Sew-A-While Club Has Hour Of Needlework Following an hour of needlework, gifts wfcre exchanged among mcmber/i of the Se\v-A-\Vhile club Wednesday afternoon in a meeting held with Mrs. Cliff Elliott, 1630 Seventh street. Rosebud names were revealed and new names drawn. Refreshments were served to Mesdames Earl Elliott, Lyman Aaair, Cliff Dale, Homer \Vright Oscar Meridith, Raymond' Land and Steve Sutler. Mrs. H. B Elliott was a guest. Mrs. Wright, 1710. Avenue R. will be hostess to the club Aoril i at 2:30 o'clock. Kara Hunsucker Is Elected President Kara Belle Hunsucker of Matador was chosen president of the Las Chaparritas club of Texas Technological college in an election of officers held Wednesday afternoon in the administration building on the campus. _ Others chosen were: vice prest- aent, Reuby Tom Rhodes (Lubbock >; secretary, Kaheryn Weeth (Vernon); treasurer, Freelin Shoemaker (Abilene); historian, Rachel Ann Patterson (Amarillo); reporter, Marie Peterman (Lubbock) • scholarship chairman, Evelyn Cooper (El Paso); pledge captain, Bilhe Marie Miller (Coleman); standards chairman, Gertrude Crouch (Dallas); Patronesses chairman, Marie Hunsucker (Matador); rush captain, An Alexander (Greenviller parliamentarian, Ann Moore (Albany); sergeant-at-arms, Slarguer- ittee Nobles (Hamlin); Association of Women Students representative Frances Baker (Amarillo). Gifts Exchanged By Members Of Club Gifts were exchanged when members of the Dozen and One club met Wednesday afternoon with Mrs. V. C. Walden. Refreshments were served to Mesdames Glynn Hudgens, Elmo Duke, Clay Lowrey and G G Stringer. Mrs. L. D. Pendleton and daughter, Jimmie, were special guests. The club will meet April 1 with Mrs. Duke, 2306 Sixth street. Dr. G. L. Farrar is Tech Class Speaker Dr. G. L. Farrar, superintendent of the Frenship Rural High school at Wolfforth, spoke to the Home Economics Lectures class at Texas Technological college Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock. Dr. Farrars subject was -"What the Employer Expects.of-His Employe.." , . . GIRLS! WOMEN! Try this if you're «•• BvL vv ^^^P ^^^ ^^9 on "certain days" ofthe month! Do functional monthly disturbances make you nervous, restless, highstrun^, cranky and blue-at such times? Then tryLydia E.Pinkham's Vegetable Compound! It's made especially /or women, and famous not only to help relieve monthly cramps, backache and headache but also weak, cranky, nervous feelings of such days when due to this cause cine you. can buy today-v^v** taken regularly — helps build up resistance against such annoying symptoms. Thousands upon thousands benefited! Worth, trying. Follow label directions. Fiakham's Compound is one rnedi- Lydia E. Pinkhanfs VEGETABLE COMPOUND ONLY3MORE DA YS S ,Z _,„„,„, BUY NOW! BUY NOW! MAYFLOWER 8 TRAY » VEGETABLE DISH tt GRAVY BOAT '13 7J . S 12 50 NOW $2.75 DOWN v, » AFTER MARCH 23, $11. 90 DOWN GRADUATION IS NOT FAR OFF! AB&. flnoERstrn BROS. CREDIT JEWELERS inkton-s oiotirjiwo rmtvr .itvtrci troir •oAxtftTHAIt tWlWBBt Junior High P-TA To Hear Mrs, Savage "The Movie, the Radio and the Child" will be discussed by Mrs. Ivy Savage as guest speaker this afternoon at the Junior High Parent-Teacher asEociation meeting in the girls gymnasiurn. The topic will be a continuation oi the year's study of "A Sturdy Democracy in the Home and in the School." Mrs. Mary Ware will direct the Junior High school choral club and during a business meeting officers will be elected and delegates selected to a spring district conference in Anson.. New twder-arm Cream Deodorant safely Stops Perspiration 1. Does not roc dresses or men's shirts. Does not irritate skin. 2. No waiting to dry. Can be used right after shaving. 3. Instantly stops perspiration for 1 to 3 diys. Removes odor from perspiration. 4. A puce, white, greaseless, stainless vanishing cream. 5. Artid has been awarded the Approval Seal ofthe American Institute of Laundering for being harmless to fabrics. Arris! is the LARGEST SELLING DEODORANT. Try a jar today! ARRID - Al all stores idling toilet good* 1 (•l«omlOCond59cjar»)- "Smw up, toys GRACIE ALLEN Art you a baby— Or have you one, maybe? 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