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Sunday, September 29, 1974
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Arfcatitmu tUi or MEN BA · Sunday, Sept. 29, 1974 miuniiiiiiiiiM^ This 'n That About Town MIRIM By MARY ALICE PEAKSON Mr. and Mrs. Euehlin D. Reeves of Providence, R.I., began collecting porcelains separately before they were married in 1941, and continued it virtually up lo their deaths in 1967, by which time the 2,000-pIus pieces they owned filled their own home and one next door which they bought for storage. The Reeveses gave the entire collection to Washington and Lee University at Lexington, Va., which has sent 125 pieces to the Arkansas Arts Center for an exhibition that began Thursday and will continue through Nov. 3. The items in the Arts Center exhibition are from the China trade. For about a hundred years starting in the early 1700s and continuing for a century, a thriving trade existed between China and the United States, and during that period Chinese artisans produced fine porcelains specifically for export, using as designs the drawings and paintings provided them by American traders as well as their own. Thus many of the pieces are decorated with American eagles, flags and the Great Seal, and with historical scenes like the signing of the Declaration of Independence (in which faces of the participants bear an unmistakable Oriental cast). One of the most valued pieces in the tolal collection is a large punch bowl, almost 200 years old, decorated w i t h pictures of 13 "hongs" or places of business. Foreigners in Canton were restricted to a single area along the P e a r l River and this area in time became a subject for decorating export porcelain. The Chinese also used religious motifs, taking Biblical scene» from the parables and incidents from the life of Christ. As export porcelain became popular, elaborate value schemes evolved. Thus an item with a plain ship was less priced than one with a flag. A ship with a flag and a dinghy in tow was more valuable than either, and if the dinghy had a crew and flag of its own, the piece was highly treasured. The Reeves Collection includes pieces from Meissen, Sev- res, Vienna, Worcester, Chelsea and other European porcelain makers, but it concentrates on the Chinese export porcelain, which will comprise all of the Arts Center's exhibit. Don't forget the date - Wednesday, Oct. 2 - from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the City Library. The Jujdor Civic League is doing it again. The subjects are active, the cards are beautiful, .the stationery and monogram paper is attractive, and they have added another attraction, a nice assortment of seasonal napkins for their annual Christmas Card party. So, don't miss this opportunity to get your Christmas cards and other supplies for all the up-coming festivities. Remember the proceeds- go to help the Washington C o u n t y School for Trainable Children. See you there! Rosemary and George Faucette Jr. with daughter, Sagely, of Oakland, Calif., arrived Thursday for a visit of about ten days with his parents, Jessie and George Faucetle, w h o ure happy to see their grandchild for the first time. Dorothy and Charlie Atkinson have a new grandchild, Sarah Rebecca, born Aug. 23. Her parents are Carolyn and Johnnie Atkinson of Hot Springs. Dorothy and Charlie accompanied by daughter, Elizabeth Jordan and her son, were joined by son Jimmy of Memphis in Hot Springs where a real family reunion took place last weekend. Mary Lou Smiley and children, Vance and Elizabeth of Little Rock, were guests this week oi her parents, M a r y Louise and Bill Cain, and her grandmother, Flora Sanders. t J.i ... J~'~'' : " While it's a little early to think of Homecoming, Doris and Clem McClelland are getting ready for their guests, Karen and Miller Barber of Sherman, Tex. and Liz and Vie Hill of Houston. Miller just won the Ohio King Island Open Golf Tournament a couple of weeks ago. Members ot Delia Clil Chapor at Beta Sigma Phi met Tuesday In the home of Mrs. Doug Stovall in the Forrest Hills iddition. Mrs. Stovall, president, presided by leading the opening ritual and conducting the bus- ness meeting. The pledge ritual vas given to Mrs. Mike Lamport, Mrs. Tom Hilt, Mrs. David Beckham, Mrs. Ken Mer- Engagement Told Dr. and Mrs. Billy B. Hoover of Dallas, Tex., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Billye Ruth, to Darrel Bruce Cook, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth M. Cook, Route 1, West Fork. The bride-elect attended the University of Arkansas, Texas Christian University in Fort Worth and North Texas State University in Dcnfon, Tex. TUe prospective bridegroom received a B.S. degree In Agriculture from the University of Arkansas in 1973. The wedding will he an event of 8 o'clock in (he evening on Saturday, Oct. 19, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Dallas. Sorority Members Are Judges rllt', Mrs. Steve Tcnnenf, Miss Allison Rccms, Mrs. Greg Dowers, ami Mrs. Sumlrn Jiuiscn. Special guests were Miss Peggy Coyne and Mrs. Joe Pcdlgo. Officers elected arc Mrs. Lamport, treasurer ami Mrs. Hill corresponding secretary. It was announced that Mr. and Mrs. Jonn Williams, Mrs. Ray Sigg, Mrs. Hill and Mrs. Tcnnont attended (He Benton County Tiny Tot contest as judges. From the field of 76, a Mr. and Miss Tiny Tol were chosen. Tho contest Is sponsored by a Bcutonville Beta Sigma Phi clianlcr. Mrs. Slovall presented the program on "entertaining." She emphasized tlint a good hostess is well prepared and relaxed. During the social liotif, pte.- coffee and cokes were served lo members. Last Saturday night, members and guests attended a hollo party. A wcinei- roast was lield ii. Murphy L'nrk in Spnngdale, teams were chosen for a scavenger hunt,' and later pumpkin pie was served at the home ot Mr. and Mrs,Slgi;. Childbirth Class Prepare Parents All interested persons are Invited to attend the next meeting of International Childbirth Education Association at 8 p.m. Monday In Room M412 at the Arkansas Union. The meeting will feature Dr. Paul Cradle of Fort Smith, who will speak on preparing parents for childbirth. He will explain what the method is and w h y every parent should prepare for the event. A movie entitled "The Story pf Eric," -will show parents sharing together in prepared childbirth. Mrs. C r a d l e , R.N.. who teaches In Fort Smith, will attend the meeting with her husband and answer questions for all interested persons. Call -Jack: lv£oncrie£ for an outdoor portrait ,' / before the leaves start to\fall / ' \ l ^ This year the trees will be the ' ' - j» most beautiful from o=t. ic-2; ^ i Call now.... ' I while appointments are still available... for your Fall Outdoor Portrait 521-8161 MONCRIEFS,inc. Guests of Rhea and Warren Segraves on ttieir boat at Applegate Cove Marina on the Arkansas River last weekend were Betty and Bob Boston and Bea and Ray Alford. Now serving at L. G. Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., with the 350st Recruiting Group, is Major Guy E. Brown II. son of Ethel and Guy Brown ot Fayetteville. Chief of recruil- ing advertising, he went to L. G. Hanscom.from New York City where he recently completed the Air Force Institute of Technology Education with Industry program at Hill and Knowlton, Inc. A 1858 g r a d u a t e of Fayetteville High School, Guy received his B.S.B.A. degree in 1962 from the University of Arkansas and was commissioned through the Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps program. He is a member oi Sigma Phi Epsilon. Grandparents for the first lime are Jackie and Keith Robbins - their son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Jcannette Bobbins, have a son, Steven Travis, who arrived Wedesday morning in San Antonio. Diane and Charles Bell of Oklahoma City have a son who arrived on Sept. 18. Amanda Hilton is the happy grandmother. Evelyn Crews of Shelbyville, Ind., a former resident of Fayetteville, will arrive next week to be tlie guest of Vera and Sam McNair. Lots of her friends will want to see her while she's here. Marlene Dial, daughter of the Walter Dials was one of 165 freshmen who started classes this month at John Brown University in Siloarn Springe. She has chosen elementary education as her major field oi study. David John Potter who is enrolled in Hie College of Engineering at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Ind., h a s been named to the Dean's List. Film Serie r Continuing At University Continuing a series of films called "Civilization." purchased by the University of Arkansas through a gift from the Joy Pralt Markham Foundation, the second of the free showing will b- held in the audiovisual auditorium of the University Library on Monday afternoon at 3:30' and 4:30 o'clock. One showing is scheduled for each Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 o clock. The schedule will be followed throughout the 13-week period according to Prof. Cyrus Sutherland, professor of Arclu lecture and chairman of the Basic Fine Arts program. The films, written and narrat ed by Kenneth Clark, the fa mous art historian, were hailet by the London Times as ' no merely a definition of civlliza tion, but also a sustained and nourishing celebration of it." Mrs. Markham donated thi major portion of the purchasi price of the series of the 52 minute color films, which were produced hy the British Broad casting Company and first wer shown in this country on th Public Broadcasting System network. The schedule for the remain der of the semester is as lows: "Romance and Reality, Sept. 30 and Oct. 2; "Man, th Measure of All Things," Oc 7 and 9; "The Hero as Artist, 1 Oct. 14 and 16; "Protest an Communication," Oct. 21 an 23; "Grandeur and Obedience, Oct. 28 and 30; "The Light o Experience,' Nov. 4 and 6 "The Pursuit of Happiness, Nov. 11 and 13; "The Smil of Reason," Nov. 18 and 21 "The Worship of Nature," Nov 25 and 27; "The Fallacies Hope," Dec. 2 and 4; and "Hi roic Materialism," Dec. 9 a n II. The films are free and th public is invited. Daily Calendar of Events 'orlay Duplicate Bridge Club, Legion Hut, 1:30 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, VA Hospital, 7 p.m. SMITH'S Communication 2-Way Radio your 3-way radio headquarters IB electronic* tlao* W2* S20 N. College 443-ZB3 For Your Prescription NeecU Sea Us QUAKER DRUG ' KE. Center -- 44Z-4248 City Parking Lot IB Rear VIonday Recycling Center, West Street, All Day Every Day Recycling Sub-Station for Newspapers, Bulteriield Trail ichool, All Day Every Day Play-Learn Drop-In Nursery, First Baptist Church, Monday hrough Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon Community Adult Center, Killerest Towers, Monday through 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Welcome Wagon Bowling, Ozark Lanes, 10 a.m. "Romance and Reality," UA Library, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Weight Watchers, Goff Building, 7 p.m. TOPS, Regional Medical Center, 7:30 p.m. Duplicate Bridge Club, Legion Hut, 7:30 p.m. Intei-national Childbirth Education Association, Arkansas Unon, 8 p.m. FAYETTEYILLE BUSINESS COLLEGE The Year Around School Where You Learn To Earn Attend a 3-Day Real Estate Seminar Oct. 4, 5 and 6 Study for your Real Estate License Now! Call Today For More Information Phone 442-2241 Fayetteville Business College 221 South Locust Licensed by the State Dept. of Education FABRIC SALE f FLANNEL PRINTS Outst3rtoinj selection of desfyftt snd cofots on a soft; 100% machine washable cotton. 35"/36" wide. REG. .98 YD. » SAVE .21 YD. .77, BJG WALE Wide range of soft autumn coiors In a machine washable cotton cord. Zepd water repellent finish, great far coats and jacfcefc. 44" 45" wide. REG, $236 YD. SAVE .90 YD. i) *::»=»:* 3 »'*".»# Jane Anne Thomas, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. Perry Thomas, enrolled for her senior year at Ozark Bible College in Joplin. Mo., where ehe expects to graduate in December 1975 with a degree in Christian Education. In the summer ot 1973, she served as a missionary intern in New York City. Jeanne and Bill Gould have gone to California to meet their new granddaughter, Jeanne Elaine, whose parents are Becky and Loren Thackara, and who arrived Sept. 16. Kathy Ball, daughter of Gladys and E. J. Ball, with Jan Johnson of Hot Springs, Debbie Fry of Kansas City and Hayden Parr of AmarUlo, Tex., left New York by plane Thursday night for a six-week tour of 13 European countries. The girls drove to New Hampshire and visited Terry Hatcher, a former schoolmate, left their car and went to New York City for a visit with Debbie's parents before leaving for Europe. St. Joseph's Annual Country Auction, always f u n , will be held at the school playground on Saturday, Oct. 5. The rummage and white elephant sale held in conjunction will be in old St. Joseph's Church. Refreshments and lunch will be available and the public is invited to attend. Mary Jane Clayton was initialed last Saturday into Epsilon Eta Chapter of Alpha Chi Omega at Stephen P. Austin State University in Nacogcdoches, Tex. She is a graduate of Fayetteville High School. Irene and Gene Holmes got home Thursday night Just in time for their Bowling League after a trip that took them to Fort Benning, Ga., where they visited their son and daughter-in-law, Lt. and Mrs. Larry Holmes and met their new grandchild, Van Allan Holmes, who arrived on Aug. 2. They then went to visit another son and daugliter-in-law, the B o b Holmes and their son Michael in Boca Raton, Fla., and on to Sanabel for some fishing. Leaving Florida, they went to the Rocky Mountains for a week's vacation at Homestead, e«st of Salt Lake City, where they played lots of golf. From Utah, they went to Aspen, Colo., for a few days to see the fall foliage which is at its best now. two portraits of your child (frame not Included) 5x7 color portrait plus a portrait etched on a silver-like metal charm only 99 We taka your child's portrait and eleh It on a silver-like metal charm. No appointment necessary. Limit: one special offer per family. Second chlkJ photographed Individually at 88*. Ag* limit: 3 weeks to 14 years. 86* charge for each additional pec«on [n groups. 6 days only Offer ends Sat., Oct. 5 the Childrens Photographer portraits for pennfe* today. that win be priceless tomorrow PORTRAITS · PASSPORTS · COPY * RESTORATION Northwest Arkansas Plaza Fayetteville, Ark. Ph. 442-8885 McCAIN MALL N. Litll* Rock, Ark. Phon« 501-758-6102 JERSEY PRINTS Perky design* on natural and faR tone backgrounds far dresses and Mouses. Machine wash ameJ triacetate and acetaterViytoa 4S"/ 46" wide. · "WHMSKtt." JERSEY PR4NTS. · MATTE JERSEY PRWTS. O69 · « · · · ·" Yo. ..,..2* QUILTED COTTON PRINTS Quitted "hayrides" come in a good color range of dainty designs. 100% cotton broad- doth. Machine Washable, 44"/45" wide. DOUBLE KNITS R1BUETTE ft LISETTE DOUBLE KNITS Textured polyester gives these fine quality, machine washable double knits an interest- Big new took. 52"/60" wide. REG. $2.98 YD. SAVE £1 YD. O47 4* YD. PLAID SUITINGS · MOHAIR LOOP PLAIDS · LUREX PLAIDS · DOUBLE WOVEN TURBO PLAIDS Machine wash colors and combos. Mohair/nylon polyester/acn/lic blends. 52"/56" wide. VALUES TO $4.98 YD. SAVE $2.98 YD. OOO ^ YD. ^ EASY CARE PLAID ^V SUITINGS "MIX H MATCH" machine washable suit- ings you'll love wearing. They are scotch- guarded dacrore'poiyester, 54"/56" wkJe. VALUES TO $4.48 YD. SAVE TO $1.72 YD. 077 ^ YD. SO-FRO FABRICS alwoyt firtt qu ality fabrics NORTHWEST ARKANSAS PLAZA OPEN DAILY TIL 9 P.M.

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