Breckenridge American (Breckenridge, Tex.), Vol. 36, No. 84, Ed. 1 Friday, April 27, 1956 Page: 3 of 8

A" Cotton Knit Sheath
For an Active Life
speech Of Hiss At Princeton Is
Deplored But Students Right Upheld

— tiULv Ivf.AiUUVjL .i.ULKILAN — 3
Wednesday Study Club Picnic Held
At Bowles Lake Cabin Tuesday
Th.- Widmsday Study Huh h«4d p;cn c -uppri Iiu< *tj> w.-n- . ■ it
tlieir annual picnic Tut-mlay even- ,.t tables covered with gay cloths,
ng. April J4, at the laki- home of I"h - menu coiusixted of barbecued
Mi. ami Mrs. D. T. Bowie* « n chicken, baked potntoo*. gi>«n
i'muuni Kingdom. (iuosts were rn. ru,, cucumU rs, celery, sliced
husband* of th.- members ami tonuiUx -". radishe*. carn<t cui >.
trimdi. * garlic fionrh bifitd and mffee.
A full iiM >ii rising over tlw lake Hom« Made >• creum wa* -• -rved
formed . beautiful netting fur th.- , (..i d> s.-.-rt
— ....... After iup|K'i the guests
'Reg Gap HD Club
II | (> I k i Host' - fur th>- .iffa.r «rif
Mas Keqular Meet m• > w a m>v. i .h.n
J . nun W U Hankla. It. H Hallau.r.
I he I..-.1 <.,.p 1>.-Mi..nstr:i. |, |. , ,(vVVJI I,. I B..* leg anil
tu.n flub 1.1. * TkviMM mwrnine Kdw !'. Mi Bowie* barb-cued
in th>' home of Mix. J. C. Cantwll.
In th«. businf-ss hi'smm, a report
of the finance committee was
heard, and it was decided to sjw.n-
M>r a bak** .sale m May.
Itoll rail Was anxwer.ll by - arh
person telling of wood, n article*
u- d in hei kitchen.
I"hose pn'm nt participate! in th.-
making "f a iln-.-s form f-o Mr.-'. H■<
H J. Ditto f .,
Tin next meeting ■' .1 !- Ma
in in th>- ho t . . f M . i 1
Su vg.-rt at JI I \\ >•<•••
Pu.-]ve 1111 * r 11 b*
tin chicken.'
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Background o n Alger Hiss
speech at Princeton—the President
and trustees of Princeton Univer-
sity have profoundly deplored a
student organisation's invitation to
a convicted perjurer. But they
have formally defended the stu-
d.-nts' right to make their own
Hiss spoke before the f><Ml-student
membership of the Whig C'liosoph-
ic society—iind a limited number
of reporters or "The Meaning of
The only formal action against
his appearance Thursday night
was taken by the university's Ro- Catholic organization which
invited Willald Kd wards uf the
Chicago Tribune to speak the night
hcfoie on "The Meaning of Alger
'Princeton's Business'
K.iuaitls said th. invitation was
"Princeton's business; it isn't
nnae." He upheld Hiss' ri^ht to
air his opinions but warned stu-
dents to take a grain of salt the
words of "u man convicted of ly-
ing to conceal complicity in Soviet
espionage" who has now chosen
"a career in which he instructs
the American people in the mean-
ing of our relations with the So-
viet Union."
Kdwards was applauded several
times during his speech.
The university's Roman Catho-
lic chaplain was jeered when he
repeated his earlier demands from
the pulpit that the university call
•iff the Hiss appearance. The Rev.
Hugh Halton .-aid it would be
I't inc.-ton's "darkest hour."
Th« student debating society
stirred up a debate apparently be-
yond its imagination by issuing
the invitation to Hiss—a former
State Department aide who w:if
lire well loved cotton knit appears here in a s.ic-Ji dr«ss b,
Kosanna It s no-sag. no stretch and h ad-washable. A decora-
tive diamond motif is wov.-n into the «^ed cd e o. the open
neckline ind sleeves—By C.aile l>uSas. NI-.A Women s F.ditor
udI., tr. asun i: Mrs. \V. It. Hol-
«! i, rtiapLiin and Mrs. Josephine
S*oneh."U*e, M-yeai tiustee.
Th.- out-going president, Mrs
l audle. and the out-going tre;usur-
. i Mr-. I.oy Knust. Were pil'Sellt.'d
nth the past officers pin.' by the
past president, Mrs. Ituth Kllett.
Cokes and nuts were enjoyed
aft"! tile meeting.
•■\A-.M Mother's Club
at the Woman's Forum
Wulfjen, J I .. *il Isilit
of-the- month.
The Gold
m«*et at the
:l p. in.
VKW Post Ho:,
Will meet
at p.
|M ill tMbftlm l>« H N-' i'O1"! t«
Till- keb 'kah l.inlge will lli.-et
at th.- I«MIK Hall at « p. in.
Tli. Twentieth Centut. Club,
will ni.-et at th.- Breckenridge
Wol nun's Uoium beginning at 4 p.
m. The program is list *«1 as l ing J
"Youi Clothes, Madam'", a style
review to In- presented by the;
Home Making Girl.-. i
2-Speed Motor
3000 C. F. M.
of the
will be
1.19 K. WALKKIt
Th.- Spring Luncheon
Anna Krank Artist Club
held at th.- Wo i an'.s l oruin at 11:
:to a m Officers for the coming
v.-ai v> ill In- installed by Mrs. B.
11. Tranmiell.
Kx.-cutive <'ornmittee villi lie
host.s~.-s, ami Mrs A. Andrews
I-- piogiain rh-.Timan. Reservations
may be mad.- t>> calling Mrs. J.
N Browmng. nhom- 4.VJ, b -for.-
I'.N.n W.-iln* sdav. Mi.-. **. W.
when you come in for
a demonstration of
Just say: "Godfrey sent me99
Harpersville News
The Harpersville nuiltuig club
met with Mrs. Joe Goodlow on
Wednesday afternoon. Keftv.-h-
ments of chicken salad, cake, jello,
chocolate and coffee w.-ie s. ryed
to tlu following; Mr.-'. <>. K. Wal-
lis, Willis Gentry John Lauder-
dale. G. M. Sawyer. .1- High.
Mable Johnson and the hostess.
The next quilting will lie with Mm.
l.a ud.-rdale.
Mrs. Jess,. Gair.-tt, Larry and
Charlotte, were visitors ill Abilene
on Satuidav.
Ml. and Mrs. W. K. Adam.: wen-
ill Fort Worth on Wednesday.
Mr. and Mrs o. It. Whiteside of
Odess;i spent tlie weekend with his
par-nts, Mr. and Mis. B n White-
side, Mr. Whit.-side being in Ste-
phens Memorial II". pita' With a
broken leg but. is. doing fin.-.
Mr. Mid M>.. Buel Whiteside.
Carolyn and Jean, visited Mrs. S.
K. (iooch i" IVLeori ,)•> Sundti"
afteiniKin. Mrs. Gt.och has been ill.
Mi. and Mis. H.-inian Thackei-
-. ! of Odessa so 'tit the Weekeml
with Mr. and Mis. Bert Nichols
ami Mrs W. T. Tliackerson, am!
visited Mi and Mrs. Greei Saw
yer while here.
Mi. and Mrs. Alf'.-d K.-ith and
buby of Fort Worth visited Mr.
and Mrs. C. C. K. i h >.n Sunday.
Gwvnna I.e Keith and Gail
Brown spent se\. ra! days in Fort
Worth with th- Heiiiemakinir class
of Breek. aridgc High School.
Mi. and Mrs. Greei Sawyer at
tend.-d -inning at South Bend on
Mi. and Mrs. Ray Yaibroug'h
and s..n uf Hreckenriilve visited tile
Cecil Biow us on Tile.-dav nii'ht.
Mi and Mrs. A. W. Mueller
ha\. i.-tuin.-d from .: f:>liiiig trip
to Pass.
Mr- C. .1 H'gh and M's. A. W.
Mueili ■ alt -tided the .(uilting at
Gunsight on Wednesday.
dalias fashion center
IVeedBecraft I¥ewsc—
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When is a bed r.ot a bed? — When it's a sofa by day. In many homti
where space is limited, sleeping- units mifct convert to daytime
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homemaker can transform her bed into a sofa and back again as quicklj
as Cinderella's coach was changed to a pumpkin.
Crocheted covers are versa-
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bright, daytimt appearance
when sleeping space must re-
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be whisked otf the sofa, folded
up lor the night, and replaced
the next day looking as fresh
and neat as they did before.
Just a quick, smoothing out
with your hand puts them
right back in shape. Launder-
ing crocheted covers is almost
as easy. They will come smil-
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covers, couch covers^ or bi'd-
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Take the yawn out of your bad by covering it with a spread that's
full of a wake-up mood. This brilliant cover, made up of 8-inch square
motifs, was crocheted in delicious colors of yellow, cinnamon, ecru and
choroiate. Each block features the favorite popcorn stitch that gives
a modern, nubby texture to the entire spread. The motifs are sewed
together by working through the back loops of stitches. Reversible
pillow covers may be made to match by joining four blocks together
for each side. Full crocheting instructions may be obtained from the
N'eedlev.ork Department of this paper If you would like a copy, simply
send a stampe.!, self-uddresred envelop? with your request for
MODERN BL0\:K BEDSFitl?AD, Lvaflet No. 11G.5.
convicted in 1I 5I of perjury in'de-
nying he had given State Depart-
ment documents to a Soviet spy
First Appearance
It was his fiist appearance as
a public speaker since his release
from prison in November, 1954.
Hiss had left the Department of
State and was serving as president
of the Carnegie Endowment for
International Peace in 1H49 when
Whittaki i Chattily is, a cnnfe««l
formei Communist courier, charg-
ed he hud received documents from
him. Chambers produced a quan
tity of microfilmed material from
a hollowed pumpkin or. his Mary-
land farm. It and the old Wood-
stock typewriter on which it alleg-
edly had been copied were princi-
pal evidence against Hiss.
Christian Science
The unfailing, supreme justice
of God, which brings treedo.n and1
peace in the measuie that it is mi
del stood a In! adht red to. «■. ill be
brought out at Christian Science 1
'services tjutldav ill the Lesson-
Sermon entitled "Everlasting Pun
ishment "
Scriptural passages will include
he following from Proverbs (Ilrll,-
12):: "Mv son, despise not the
'hastening of the Lord: neither he
• eaiy of his correction: For whom
the Lord loveth he conecteth: even
as a father the son whom he de-
Selections to lie read from
"SeietiiKv and Health with Kev to
he Scriptures" by Mary Baker
•Mdv will include the loll owing
("'42: 1H-21i: "Let Truth uncover
and destroy error in God's own way
i> i let human justice pattein the
The Golden T. xt is from Pro-
verbs (lo:21): "Evil pursueth
sinners: but to the righteous good
shall be re payed "
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Candidate for
I7lh Concjressiontil District, Democratic Ticket
THE RACE I'KOBLEM: There is n" rju-e prol.lem. Tlie majority of While and Nefrm pe..ple wish to he left
alone. Stnial fusion must l>o left to time and man's destinv an«l the will of (rod. This unholy wedlock forced
nih>ii two different i"a<*es l>y north-eastern left-lwnk radicals will serve to no advantage, to the discomfort of
the South, and to the delight of Communists. Society must have a free choice m determining its social pattern.
The time and decision, if ever, will lie the result of philosophic thought resulting from social evolution and
Cod's will, and not a materialistic command by several jurists who have violated states rights in rendering
a decision that once again activates the world "nulifi "ation" and pits white man against black man while a
few evil men promulgate racial hatred to serve self-in erested groups.
The White jieople and the Colored people of the 17th Congressional District wish to lie left alone and resent
interference bv the Federal Government and intellectual "do gooders." This is a problem for 'lexas and
Texans In fact, there was no problem at all until outsiders, who would have us give up our states rights,
took it upon themselves to tell us through the Supreme Court how to run our affairs. How long are we
going to allow the Federal Government to usurp the power of the state? How long will it 1k> before the name
of a state will l e just a name—nothing else? I et us stop this ever increasing encroachment upon our indivi
dual freedom now at the polls. Tomorrow will be too'ate.
There arc no race problems in the 17th Congressional D strict and Texas. Interference by the Federal govern-
ment into the affairs of the people of Texas can mea i onlv one thing—Blood-shed, nullification and civil
war in the sense that political withdrawal from those w'to advocate a centralized government at the expense
of the people's freedom can no longer l>e considered re jresentatives of an America built for the people and
bv the people and governed by the states. Racial fraternization must I>e left up to the choice of the individual.
No man-made taw on God's earth can comi>el two raci il groups as a whole to immediately intermingle and
ioin each other in a fraternity of social relationship. T ic White jieople do not-j^sire this. 'I he Colored |>eople
do not desire this.
Paid Pol. Adv.

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