The Ennis Weekly Local (Ennis, Tex.), Vol. 29, No. 33, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 19, 1954 Page: 4 of 6
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_ ^--THF. KNNIS W'EEKLV LOCAL — Thursday Kvriiluf, ,\u|u>l 1H, 1M54
Rev. Ktnmth Wyatt was marrl-d
Hurray at 3 o'clock lo Miss Kikrr
cf WrtlirjMcn. They* ill make their
lUHTir in ihf Mfthod.sl p.trsonaje
f In •arthrrtt UL<* Wyatt win tf*h
-.In BardweH School.
itn rLrniiein wjwu. pu.stor ot
Baev, well Avalon. Ook Oiwc a ui-
Garrett Mr tholist Churches, an-
rnunces a l.unily grt-tostethrr Auv-
a-t 2? M the Bare.tell Methodist
Church and parsoiugr at 7 pjn.
Everyone 1s invU.\t to Httend.
Rev. Wyr.^t will holcl. hu regular
sp-poinfs^mt, at the ^lon Church
Sunday. August 22.
Mr. jfmrxrs. Billr Forte f and
daughter, of Maypearl were Sttn-
eay guo3U. o: her parents. Mr. and
I Mrs. Walter Banks.
Mr. and Mrs Ben Junklt! visited
her s.srar Mr* Clint Price and
/family in Pardon, Sunday.
Mrs B D. Caudle observed her
Mth blrt-idav Friday, August 20
Her children presented her with a
telev ision set.
Mrs. Clifford A>aii of Dallas,
daughter of Mas. B. D. Cuudle,
made a plane trip to San Francisco
California to visit her son. who
Is in the Navy.
Mr. ard Mrs. Oscar Adkins spent
Friday in Waco, at the home of
her sister. Mrs Paul E. Petty. t<>
visit - her brother, Mr. and Mrs.
Frank Satterfield and daughter- of
' Mr. ard Mrs J. p. »mpes and
daughter. Mary Ella and son. Ralph,
aheppAi in Dallas Saturday. '; '
Rudy and Ricky Ramsey of ,VVa-
xahachie spent Sunday with Bobby
Ja-k Wheatley v
Mrs Hhirley OfnwBn. daughter
of Mb. UU M*. i\ T Rale, is one
among the te: Eliu, County stu-
dents-, for degrees at hi!SC. Denton.
Cottpier.L*:nem exercises will he
held' August 24. * pan. Mrs. Goodin
Is & Ubrarv tervlce major ana will
be on fh< faculty at Frederick*-
burg1. ... t,.
and Mrs. Raymond Bum wet I
And daik^liter Helen, arul Mrs Ella
Roach were Saturday nlc-ht supper
guests, of Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Leach.
Mr. -and Mrs. Sam Caudle of Tial-
las ard Mrs. Bill Windham of Nash
waited tiieir mother, Mrs. B. D.
Ml* ■O. L. Stewart, Mis. Ella
Snipes Miss Ella Jane Stewart and
Hilly BUa Stewart shopped irt Wa-
xehachie Saturday and also visited
Mr.' afld Mrs. L. E: Paisey.
Mijp. l^ick Wheatley spent Sunday
with*Mx. and Mrs. Jack Wheatley
for. fjsli djmler. The .fi*u-. .Were
furrusheid by Buck Wheatley. Who
wen* Ueep sea fishing. Making a
of 1C5j puiuwls of fish
ifiyaf J R.-B Leach and daugh-
ter/utane, of Dallas were visitors
of Ay parents, Mr and Mrs. H. E.
Leach, daring his 2 weeks vacation.
Mrs. B U Roberta and grand-sort.
Tommy Roberts were In Dallas to
attend funeral sen-ires held for
his mother, Mts Hattie Roberts.
Miss Jortta Poston spent Sunday
wHh Mias Glenda Grey.
M. A. Shell.is of Denton. Supt. of
Barnwell Prhool. was here or busi-
ness Wednesday and was a supper
guest- of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Wil-
Mr. and Mrs. John Snipes of De
Rota, Mr. and VDs John Snipes Jr
of Duncanville. .\fr. and Mrs. Truett
Brannen end sors, T J. arvd Jerry
of El Paso. Mrs. Ella Snipes, Mrs.
O. L. Stewart, Billy Bob Stewart
ar.d Miss Ella Jane Stewart. Mr.
and Mrs. J. p. Snipes. Ralph and
Mary Ella, enjoyed a picnic at
Oet7undan**r Farit, Waxnhnchie,
Mrs. A. C. Chapman, Mr- S T.
Cottier. Mr. and Mrs. B C. Pool
were visitors of Mrs. B. D Caudle.
Mr. ard Ms. J. E. Wood visited
his nephew, Truett Glaspy, in a
Dellas hospital, who is critically ill.
Rev. and Mrs. T. H. Pollard of
Wgocteaoro were recent visitors of
her sister, and brother-in-law, Mr,
and Mrs, A: T. Hale. Rev. Pollard (s
pastor of the Presbyterian Church
Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Fowler and
son, Jackie of Corsicana were Sun-
cay over-tight guests of her parents
Mi and Mrs. J.E. Wood. Mr. Fow-
ler visited his brother-in-law, El-
mer Buchar an. patient in Ennis
Municipal Hospital with a broken
leg. / - ' ,
Rev. and Mrs. . J, M. McDonald
nnd daughter, Palsy. of Miles, Tex-
as returned heme Saturday after
Mrs. A. T Hale and his mother,
Mis. R B. Mr Donald in Midlothian.
Mr. ana Mrs. J. W. WhilesiJe
ar.tl “Mrs. J. F. illttlejohn were lh
W.ixahaehie Wednesday ai d visited
in 'the Charles E. Cash lieme.
Mr. and Mr* Jacfc Wylie Gailey
(M Dallas are parents of a daughter,
Janet. Gay«, born Sunday August
8 at Florence (Nightingale Hospital
The baby has 3 jjstera. Joan Susan
and Jackie. Grandparents are Mr
nnc; Mrs. Charles E. Cash of Waxa-
lmchle, Mr. and Mi's, wtlfis Tapp of
Mrs. Dick Wheat ly observed her
76th birthday Saturday August 17th,
Mrs. J. S. Kitchecs made her birth-
Mi:*. Virgil Springer and son,
Bill, ot Dallas spent a few days
with her- ue,h£*, Tommy Roberts,
and Mrs. BUI Roberts.
Mrs. R. O. Reach moved from
Corsicana tiito'-.^n apartment ft
tiie -Baptist paisomsge,. Her duigtv
ter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mi*.
Foy Whitefhld with Ivhom she
lived, moved to Langview. <\ ■**
Mrs. A. W. Hirves w as < brolight
home Sunday frocn Evnis Munici-
pal Hospital arid is cot^valesclne
HIGH JINX—Woodie McDuffie, left, and Doug Morgan, Delray
Beech, Fla., eight-year-olds, wonder how sympathetic can you get.
When Doug broke his arm, Pal Woodie broke his the next day.
When Doug had his tonsils out, Woodie soon followed suit. The
same common iinx pursued them through ngpasles and smallpox.
Miss Glenda Grey was a Sunday
cver-nuht guest of Miss Joetta Foi -
Mr. and Mrs. W M. Forston en-
tertained at their home, Thursday
evenin'* with a lawn party honor-
lt 4 their daughter, Jo:tta, on her
fdth' birthday. Ganiyswvtire' played
and reli'(9ui:iimc» of ptmch and
(The. were .scivid,
Mr. 'and Mrs, Jdtk Fields . and
farmrtv of Hutchins were guests of
her sister, Mrs. Buck Cornier and
famUy. ‘ ., k
iacic Clnules W<x>il of Dallas
spent the week-end with his grand-
parents Mr. and Mrs. J. E Wood.
Mrs. James Kendrick ot Pleasant
Gn.ee 'pent Saturday right with
her paretAa. Mr. and Mrs. J. S.
W. S. Sprouse is visiting in Ark-
ansas with his son.
Mrs. Tommy Tribble and daugh-
ter, Kathy, returned to their home
In Kerens Sunday after spending
2 weeks with her i-arents Mr. and
IMrs. W M. Forstoi’, while her
husband, Rev. Tribble, was attend-
ing a meeting.
M.«. Joe Li. ley and daughter,
Roxanne, of Dennison, were guests
oi Mrs. Tommib Tribble. Tuesday
in the home of her parents, Mr,
and Mrs. Foiston.
Mr. and Mrs J., W Foster had
their vig'tors, Mr. and1. MfS( J.
C, , WoixlurJ of Kbi t.. Worth,'»Mrs.
Ludle Allen of Cedar Hill, Reubar.
Foster of Callfonur,-*Dave Hitch-
rock of Lawton, Oklahoma, Juu
Hitchcock, John J. Minor and Rob-
ert Jack o! E.inis, Mr. and Mrs.
J E. Reach of Waxahachle. Mi',
nnd Mrs E R. Nekuza. Mr. and
Mrs. Pendeil Wheatly. J C. Hailey
ami Ben Jur.kin.
Eurd.vcll Clvapter No 560, Order
of the Eastern Star, will have ft
vvatei.neksupper Friday night
\ugust 20, at the home ol Mr. und
Mrs. Bill B<.?i*k. in observance of
Robert Morris birthday, founder
of the order.
Miss Hope Pullin'and Miss Mil-
dred Pullin In W ixahiiohie to
cfiroll in WdxahacMe High School.
Mr. ai)d Mrs. Cljde Johnson of
Dallas left Saturday to visit their
daughter nnd jon-fn-lr ,v, Mr. and
Mrs. Gle. n Tuttle and son In Kan-
Mr. and Mrs. Edd 'Hargus and
grand-son, Miktr Collier, spent the
week-end in Garland with their
son an.I daughter-in-law, Mr. and
Mis. Lee Hannrs. They attended
church services at the Methodist
Rev, Coy Queset bury preached at
the Howard Eaptlsi Church Sunday
morning a: d evening in the absence
ot the paster Rev. Paul Hendrick.
Mr. and Mrs. *W. NC Foivston and
daiii-iteis, Joetta. Becky, Mrs. Tom*
myl Tiitbh and Kathy, shopped in
J*.it R ni*< y ia'ijfiifi ill in Vet-
erans T|t>pi!«l tit Lisbon. Mr. and
Wrs. J. cl Hailey .rorttetl
• JMrs. Miaggie* Martin nnd father,
‘ vt t ft 1
« F' Vr
J. L. Whiteside visited Mrs. Ad*
Whltc-lde rnd Mr. *id Mrs. Clyde
t'meel, In Da’los. Sunday.
(Mrs. Jesse Goodman was taken
to Ennis Municipal Hoepltnl, Fri-
4»v and retuinud home Sunday.
W. T. Pierce was taken to Baylor
Hospital in Dallas Monday for an
cprration Wednesday morring. Mr.
and Mrs. Alton Pierce of Houston
nuite in hi Enris Municipal Hos-
Mrs. Guy Pi?g and sons. Harold
and KenreUi, were visitors of Mr.
and Mrs. J, R. Knox.
Mis. A. F. Westbroo!;, Mrs. Liluh
Venable of Emus and father, 8am
Armstrong returned home Friday
from Alabama after a visit with
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Terrell had
us Sunuay guests, Mr. and .Mrs.
Corley Strcope of Lubbock. Mrs,
W. L. Deubler of Fort Vmrth. Mr.
and Mrs. Dovle Carrol and daugh-
ter. Mary of Waxahachle and Mrs.
Mrs. J. D. Queserbury compli-
mented her grandson, John Wtlson,
o? Dallas with a birthday party at
Getzendaner Park Saturday after-
Miss Betty Lou Davis, daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Everett Davis, has
been quiet sick for h> days.
Mr. and >frs. Jock Hollingsworth
and Jackie of Hillsboro visited her
mother Mrs‘ ?W. B. Bruce Monday,
Mr and >i|»i ’Marion Clark and 3
of. Fo<t Worth were Wednes-
day visitors \*f: her" mother.
Mr. and Mrs. L C. Cook aiKf son,
Liury, amt '?#*. J. R. Splown nuide
a vacation 'trip to Missouri.
Mr. :ind \(rs. P. P. Curry went to
Colorado Aprinjs and Denver, Colo-
rado to attend the state met grey-
Chest X-Ray t»
Visit EISs C».
Y - V v,
Ed McKnlght, president of the El-
lis County Tuberculosis Association
has announced that Mrs. Anna L
Mexander has been employed tem-
porarily to‘/lD the vacancy for ex-
Mr. kfrtWi*rht>M«?v>Biii,tee tip*
word lids been received from Di
Howard E„ Bmlth, director of tht
Tuberculosis Division of the Texas
State Department of Health, that
Ellis Cdilfttj^is au’fhe. ltlnelrarj’ of
the Cheat \%-t& *Vrm. 'Definite
dates for the unit's arrival in the
county will be announced at a later
The tuberculosis office is located
upstairs over the Gilliam, and Up-
shaw Drug $tore. Waxahachle. Tele-
phone for tbe officers 2541.
WASHINGTON Aug. if tUPu—
Senate RepubliCHii Leader Know-
iuiiu iut'l utiiuuiiCcu Wt uivtiitk
National Chairman Stephen Mit-
chell on the floor of the Semite,
Knowland attacked Mitchell for
a speech the Democratic Party of-
ficial made yesterday before the
American Bur Association Conven-
tion in Chicago. Mitchell suggested
to the, lawyers that favort'sm to a
triend had Influenced President
Elsenhower's decision on a big gov-
ernment power contract.
Mitohell called the contract to
Dixon-Yu tea utility combine a
"scandal" and noted that one, of
Mr. Elsenhower's close friend! Is
a Dlxon-Yates director. The .close
friend later was 'dentified as Golfer
Bobby Jones. Jones replied he n«ver
had spoken to Mr. Elsenhower about
the power deal and expressed doubt
that the President even knows he
is a director.
In the Senate. Knowland charged
that Mitchell’s statement — "ap-
pears to cast rejections and tends
to break down the confidence of
the country" in the President and
his office. The Cal.fornia Republi-
can challenge Mitchell to come
forward with any information that
the contrast is illegal and that un-
due influence was exerted.
Later Mitchell replied with a call
for an invest'gattori of what he
tf’-med the "hiehlv ji-reuiilar" con-
tract under the "personal order" of
the President. Mitchell said the
contract was awarded without
competitive' b'dding. J
During the Senate filibuster on
the, atomic energy bill. Democratic
Senator Albert Gore of Tennessee
also called for an inquiry.
Senator Gore and other opponents
of the contract have charged that
it will cost taxpayers $140,000,000
more than if the power were sup-
plied by the Tennessee Valley Au-
The President may comment on
the issue at hs news conference
Tokyo. Aug. 1C iUP>.—Hejp-
wunted advertisements in Tokyo
newspapers indicate the following
monthly wage scales: typist with
a "good knowledge of English,"
$28; an ordinary typist; $20; a ho-
tel manager. $28: an accountant,
$42; mechanical engineer, $42; a
store clerk, $1.20 per day.
Bristol Couple Celebrate, Jbejr
fiftieth Wedding Anniversary
Mr and Mrs. O. M. Thieadgill
celebrated their Golden Wedding
Anniversary on Sundny afternoon,
August 15th. with open house at
the home of their daughter, Mrs
The couple, who have lived In
Bristol all their wedded years, have
a son. R. C. Thread*;111. and two
daughters. Mrs. Howard Dnvio and
Mrs. Arlon Davis; seven grandchil-
dren. and seven great grandchil-
dren, all of Bristol.
With the Rev. Hansel Pearce of
Jacksonville, and pastor of the
Bristol Baptist Church, officiating,
the ceremony and marriage vows of
fifty years ago, were re-aeted.
Mrs. Threadgill was radiant In a
lovely pink linen dress, in one piece
design, and wearing a white orchid
Mrs. James McKay and Miss
June Davis, granddaughters, served
refreshments of wedding cake and
delicious fruit punch.
Tire wedding cuke was a huge
white, three-tier confection, decor-
ated with yellow roses, and topped
with miniature bride and groom.
Farm Loan Group
Headed by James
C. T. James of Ferris was elected
president of the National Farm
Loan Association for Ellis County
at the association's directors an-
Other officers elected included
E J. Kendall, vice president: M.
M. Shaw of Ferr's. W .J. Hanun
of Red Oak and 6. G. Witten of
Waxhuachle. all are directors; G.
H. Weatherford of Ferris, secra-
tary and treasurer, and Mrs. Gface
Btrdwell of Ferris, assistant secre-
tary and treasuer.
G. W. Garrard
To SCS Office
O. W. Oarrand of Nacogdoches
has entered upon his duties with
the Soil Conservation Service here.
Mr. Garrand, who was In the
armed forces 2‘* years, was grad-
uated from Stephen F. Austin Col-
lege at Nacogdoches and received
his soil conservation training in
recent months from Sam Hous-
ton State Teachers College at
He is unmarried and resides at
Thera was u profusion of gifts.
Mrs. R. C. ThrecdgiU registered
the guests. Two-hundred and twen-
ty attended with frleuds and rela-
tives from Cleburne, Wichita Phils,
Glen Rose. Dallas. WaxshseMC.
Ennis, Ferris and Pulmer, Includ-
ing their many friends from Bris-
B yen brothers of Mr. Thre*dtiU
attended and two sisters and one
brother of Mrs. ThreadgiU were
among those present.
The new concrete' bridges and
drive over and fhrotigh Red Ofck
Creek ncur here ar# now‘completed,
beautiful lh 1 co'hstructiort ‘ ‘and a
project any fcommunlty should be
Mrs. Allie Hamilton of Houston
has been visiting with relatives and
Mr. T. W. Willis of Victoria visit-
ed a few days last week with Mr.
and Mrs. Noble Willis.
Little Elizabeth Ann Friery was
on the sick list last wpgk.
Linda Mae Jones,, with her bro-
ther and his family. Mr. and Mrs.
Bobby C, Jones of Dallas, spent *
few days last week in Galveston.
Mr. and Mrs. Dorsey B. 'Bobbitt
and little sons of Houston spent
last week with their parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Roe Barnett
Mrs. Walter Sparkman continues
to Improve, after surgery last week,
in Ennis Municipal Hospital.
Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Singleton
have returned from San Angelo
und parts of West Texas.
Little Brenda CaldweH has re-
covered nicely after ■ having the
Mr. H. R. 'Burden of Ehrds is the
new' owner of the former Bristol
Farmers Gin Co.
Mrs. Sallie Barker is recovering
from being ill at the home of her
daughter, Mrs. J. W. Brock.
Mr. and Mrs. Aton Wallace *nd
Jimmie, Mrs. Allie Hamilton and
Mrs. Carl Moore, spent the week-
end in Ninnekah. Okln.. with their
aunt and sister, Mrs. Joint Bobo,
and her family.
Mrs. Lynn McNaron Is in Ennia
Municipal Hospital at present.
Mr. and Mrs. C .M. Threadgill
celebrated their Golden Wedjjtng
Anniversary on Sunday afternoon,
August 15th. at the home their
daughter. Mrs. Arlon Davis.
Mr. and Mrs, Alex Burk, Bobby
and Ted. Russell, tire .spending a few
days in Floydada. with Mis. Burk’*
sister. Mrs. Ferey Threadgill,. and
her family. *1 •* **'i> "1
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Grapefruit Juice ‘
Grope Juice w.,eh,.
Tomato Juice 8D““J
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Pork * Beans ■*£,.,
Golden Corn 2*?^
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Harvest Blossom Flour
Pure Cane Sugar
Mayday Salad Oil
Royal Satin Shortening
Camay Soap ™et
White Magic Bleach
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White Rain Shampoo Tonl
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