Southwestern Times (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 8, No. 29, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 8, 1952 Page: 4 of 16
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Thursday, May 8, 1952
Published Every Thursday for the Residents of West University Place,
Southside Place, Bellaire, Braeswood, Southampton,
Southgate and Adjacent Area.
(Official Publication for the Cities of West University
Place, Bellaire and Southside Place)
IRVIN H. BRACKMAN................................................................Editor and Publigher
SAM KEEPER .......-........................................................................ Managing Editor
GEORGE DeMENT.................................................. ..................Advertising Manager
NATHAN BRIEN............................................................................CirculaUon Manage,
Entered aa Second-Class Matter, October 12, 1944, at the Post Office
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HOUSTON, TEXAS, MAY 8, 1952
League Play Opens
First Week Of June
The next ag>a group of the Jun-
ior Baseball League in Bellaire is
just about ready to "play ball”
it was announced by 0. B. Manes,
secretary of the Dads Club in Bel-
laire. League play opens the first
week in June.
The new group, made up of 15
and 16 year old boys principally
and a few 17 year olds, is the fol-
low up group of the Pee-Wees,
Little League and Teen-Agers
that got under way last summer.
To Install May 12
New officers of the Pocahontas
Gardeners will be installed at the
final meeting: of the year on May
12 at 7:45 p. m. in the home of
Mrs. F. H. Walsh at 5311 Poca-
hotas, according: to Mrs. S. C.
Bonnette, publicity chairman for
the club. Co-hostess for the meet-
ing will be Mrs. Gerald Wise-
Mrs. Dan W. Dudney will give
a demonstration on corsages.
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for the teams. Equipment and uni-
forms have been ordered; deliv-
ery is expected around May 15.
At the present time some 70
boys are working out and at the
end of this week they will be di-
vided into four teams. The teams
will share Feld Park with the Teen
Age baseball clubs. Each team
will play two games a week on
two nights a week. One other
night of each week has been re-
served for make up games.
The group has almost reached
capacity at this time, Mr. Manes
stated and the names of all boys
reporting after Saturday, May 10,
will go into a pool subject to draft
by the team managers. At this
time three managers are signed
up. A fourth is needed. Mr. Manes
requested that anyone interested
in managing this fourth team call
him at MA-6705 or call Ray Cam-
per at MO-1431.
Mrs. Cammack Sets
Bellaire Art Show
For Saturday Week
Mrs. Raymond Cammack of 4617
Locust will present the Second
Annual Bellaire Children’s Art
Festival Saturday, May 17, from
4 to 6 p. m. in the Bellaire Com-
The work of 20 of her art stu-
dents, almost all of whom live in
the Southwestern section, will be
The children are between the
ages of seven and 13. While most
of their work is in oil, some of
the selections have been executed
in watercolors, pen and ink and
A group of third graders visit-
ed the art museum for the first
time. There they saw a French
18th Century drawing room cor-
rect in every detail. The teacher
asked them later what about this
room impressed them most.
Said one little girl: “No tele-
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Stated Meeting To
Be Held On May 12
For WUP Chapter
West University Chapter 933,
Order of Eastern Star, will hon-
or Mrs. Flora Besst Boone of Lit-
tlefield, Texas, worthy grand ma-
tron, and Earl Manning of Tem-
ple, Texas, worthy grand patron,
at a stated meeting to be held at
Gray Lodge Room, 1407 Fannin,
on Monday night, May 12, at 8
o’clock. All Eastern Star members
Mrs. Boone and Mr. Manning,
assisted by the Grand Chapter of-
ficers of Texas, will confer the
The grand officers will be guests
at a buffet supper earlier in the
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WUP Masons To
Have Visit From
Grand Lodge May 8
District Deputy Grand Master
James H. Goettse, representing the
Grand Master of the Grand Lodge
of Texas, will pay his annual of-
ficial visit to the West University
Masonic Lodge on Thursday, May
8, at 8 p. m. in the lodge room at
3636% University Boulevard.
Tom Clendenin, worshipful mas-
ter of the West University Ma-
sonic Lodge, announces that the
meeting will be a very important
one for all Masons in the area and
that all West University Masons
are particularly urged to attend.
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Brackman, Irvin H. Southwestern Times (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 8, No. 29, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 8, 1952, newspaper, May 8, 1952; Houston, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth577861/m1/4/: accessed June 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Bellaire Friends Library & Historical Society.