The Daily News-Telegram (Sulphur Springs, Tex.), Vol. 57, No. 66, Ed. 1 Sunday, March 20, 1955 Page: 2 of 16
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Sunday, March 20, 1955.
Mr. and Mrs. W. C. McKay
were hosts for a chicken bar-
becue Thursday evening at their
home at Martin Springs honor-
ing visiting musical celebrities
here in connection with the an-
nual Northeast Texas Band Clin-
ic held Thursday and Friday at
the high school gymnasium. ~
The informal supper was serv-
ed in the den at the attractive
McKay home which was orna-
mented with arrangements of
Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Da-
vid Bennett, of Chicago, L.
Bruce Jones of Louisiana State
.University, Dave Vornholt of
Cincinnati, with the Dallas Sym-
phony and Harold Yeltoin, also
with the Symphony Orchestra of
Dallas; Mr. and Mrs. Tommy L.
Hendricks, Mr. and Mrs. Norman
Friedel and the McKay’s sons and
their families, Mr. and Mrs. Neil
McKay and Mj\ and Mrs. Ken-
| New Blouses Complement Suits |
400 Lfttle War Otphans
By Associated Press | friends, but as the volume grew
A kindly, hardworking Detroit j hundreds of persons from all
grandmother, Mrs. Lester Auber- walks of life came to help Mrs.
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MR. AND Mrs. William C. McPherson of^RTa 11 sv| 1 ie announce the
engagement of their daughter, Mu*tne, to James C. Bearden, son
of Mr. and Mrs. E. I,. Bearden of Brashear. The couple will ex-
change vows April 16 at the Church of Christ,at Hallsville. The
bride-elect is a graduate of the Dullsville high school and is now
employed with the Employer’s Casualty Insurance in Dallas. Her
fiance graduated from the filler Grove High school and is now
working for Texas Instruments in Dallas.
Miss Mary Martin
W eds Mr. Hargrave
Miss Mary Frances Martin be-1 princess gywn featured an empire
came the bride of Lewis Har-i bodice. Tiers of illusion extend-
grave, Jr., Saturday night, March ed to her shoulders from a white
12, in a ceremony at Lancaster satin bandeau. She carried a
Avenue Methodist Church in Dal-1 white orchid and stephanotis.
^as' ' ' A reception was held in the
The Rev. Carl Reynolds offi-
ciated at the rites. The bride is
the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. T.
W. Martin of Direct and Mr.
Hargrave, Jr., is the son of Mr.
and Mrs. Lewis Hargrave yf 1614
Berkley, Dallas. He is the grand-
son of Mrs. Laura Hargrave of
Mrs. Dale Wagoner and Miss
Ann Brown presented wedding
Miss Tommie Martin of Friona
and Robert Hargrave were at-
tendants. Miss Clarece Parkins
and Mrs. Thelma Moser ngnnd
the randies and Edward P. Hynd-
man and Mulles Denton ushered.
Given in marriage by her fa-
ther, the bride wore a waltz-
length gown of crystal-white silk
topped with a lace jacket. The
Mrs. Leona Barnes of Route
One Sulphur Springs announces
the engagement of her daughter
Maxine, to Henry Bell. Mr. Bell is
the son of Mr. and Mrs. G. W.
Bell of 6t7 Bellview, Sulphur
Springs. The couple is planning
a July wedding.
, The bride-elect is a graduate of
Sulphur Springs High school and
is presently employed in the of-
fice of the Texas Highway De-
partment on Commerce Highway.
Her fiance, also a graduate of Sul-
phur Springs high school, is with
Wolfe Transfer Company.
We Have Received
After a wedding trip the new-
lyweds will live in Carlsbad. Mrs.
Hargrave, Jr., is a graduate of
the Methodist Hospital School of
Nun»i|g. She formerly lived at
•ill0.0 4<VH‘astcr. The bridegroom
is a graduate of Sunset High
Mrs. John Sherman was hostess
to the Tanti club Thursday aftei-
noon for its regular study meet-
ing. Mrs. Sherman’s home on Tex-
as street, setting for the meeting,
was beautifully ornamented with
arrangements of spring flowers.
Twelve members answered to
Mrs. David Lemon, program
chairman of a study of England,
presented Mrs. Billy Frank Chap-
man, who gave a most enju.vable
talk of that country and.....then
showed slides. Mrs. Chapman
spent about two years in Englund
while her husband was on active
duty with the U. S. Army,
i Mrs. L. Faulk, a member of the
club who has been visiting With
her daughter in the Valley this
Mrs. Joe B. Johnson brought a
splendid review to the Standard
club Friday in the club room of
Carnegie Library. She was pre-
sent by Mrs. W. J. Harris.
Without notes or a moment’s
hesitation, Mis. .Johnson retold in
the first person, Margaret Hen-
richsen’s Seven Steeples. It is a
true story of Mrs. Henriehsen’s
life as a “modern-day circuit rid-
er" in northern Maine, minister-
ing to all types of humanity and j
working out their problems with j
Mrs; Harvey Whatley presided
at the meeting and Mrs. R. A. j
Tibbs acted as recording secretary j
in Mrs. Hames’ absence.
Bridge Club „
Mrs. Howard Hicks was hostess
to the 13 Bridge club Tuesday aft-
ernoon. Guests were invited to
Sellers Cafeteria .for luncheon be-
fore games which were played at
the home of the hostess on Con-
Spring flowers in profuse ar-
rangements decorated the enter-
tainment Suite at the Hicks home
and also centered the luncheon
tables, at the cafeteria. Redbud
blossoms, King 'Alfred daffodils,
camellias and japonica formed the
In the1 series of games Mrs. B.
B. Cain was presented the high
score favor in bridge and Mrs. R.
A. Tibbs, second high. Mrs. G. W.
Middleton was lucky in bingo.
Guests other than club mem-
bers were Mrs. Tibbs, Mrs. McGee
Long and Mrs. J. B. Honaker of!
Farmersvjlle, mother of Mrs. Jack1
There’s a sure sign offspring in this foulard print broadcloth blouse (left) in yellow and brown on.
a white background., It’s specifically tailored as good companion to a spring suit. Classic blouse
(right) is in light and silky combination of dacron nnd pima cotton. Color, is pale blue. — Ry
Gaile Dugas, NBA Women’s Editor.
Society and Clubs
Mrs. Fred Moelk, Society Editor
Mrs* Mark Latimer
Talks to Auxiliary
Mrs. Howard Hicks and Mrs.
“Better Health in a Free Amer-1 demonstrated in her unselfish
ica” was the theme of the address service to others.
of Mrs. Mark H. Latimer, state i jn ]u>r talk Wednesday, shei^81^ Byrd paired as hostesses to
president of the* Woman s Aux- j said-that a positive approach must 8 beautifully appointed dinnei
iliary to the Texas Medical Asso-j |)e the keyword of the organiza- ! bridgre Tuesday evening. Five tu-
ciation, Wednesday, at a luncheon j tj,m, “There is no necessity of be-1 ^'es °* guests were invited to
meeting held in her honor at Sell- J ja<r on the defensive. Fighting' for Selleis Cafeteiia foi dinnei and
ers Cafeteria. Hostesses for the! health and freedom is bigger than sanies of bridge following in the j here soon to make their home.
kin, is regarded as some sort of
an, American fairy godmother
by 400 Bttlfcv. war orphans in
Korea. And no wonder, for it is
this fine lady who has made it
possible for them to get lots of
needed food and clothing. And
she’s still carrying on, though
she modestly declines to take any
credit for what she has done.
She says, “People have been won-
derful. I’ve done nothing,'’' But
those whej know her, and others
who realise all she has done, sing
The slim, bespectacled little
woman with dark bobbed hair
and a very efficient manner has,
during the past year or so, ac-
complished a great deal indeed.
Her Detroit home h^s be^n the
startitrg point for 30,000 pounds
of food, clothing and other ne-
cessities sent to the G-I built or-
phanage in Inthon. American
servicemen stationed near there
donated the $56,000 required to
build the orphanage. They also
designed it and helped on its con-
When Mrs. Auberlin first read
about it, she was touched, and
wanted to de something to help,
top. So she got busy right away
and organized a system of.....dona-
tion and delivery, and started
sending clothes, food, medicines,
furniture, household equipment,
and even hospital examining ta-
The first donations came from
Mrs. P. E. W. Goodwin, Jr.,
was hostess to an informal cof-
fee in her home at 202 Caldwell,
Monday afternoon honoring Mrs.
Carl Erwin, a visitor in Sulphur
Springs the last few days. Mr.
Erwin is the new Works Mana-
ger at the Rockwell Valves, Inc.,
•and has already assumed his du-
ties. Mrs. Erwin will join him
event were the members of the j ourselvi
Woman's Auxiliary to the Hopkins
County Medical Association.
Mrs. Latimer, introduced by
Mrs. T. H. Stevens, president of
the local organization, is serving
as the thirty-seventh president of
home of Mrs. Hicks on Connally
In outlining the work, she re-!'
iterated the importance of per- Arrangements of King Alfred
sohal responsibility. J,Be informed | daffodil*,* camellias, hyacinths,
on current medical issues and be J rt‘dbud blossoms and other sea-
in informaiton you give !sonal lowers graced the enter-
the stale auxiliary. She is a na-
tive of Topeka, Kansas, however
moved to Texas with her parents
Mr. and Mrs. Walter M. Knowd
when two years old. She received
her bachelor and her master of
| ai ts degrees from the University
of Texas and taught in the Temple
High School and the University
and in the Texas Dental College.
She is a Phi Beta Kappa, a mem-
ber of Delta Zeta sorority.
<^ut” she advised. “Keep your-
tainment suite at the Hicks home
They formerly lived at Crown
The reception rooms were love-
ly with arrangements of spring
flowers. Guests included the
wives of the company employes.
!&*lves alert and educated. An or-
ganization is only as strong as its
members, the information they
possess and the desire they have
to serve.” _
She urged the local members to
place “Todays Health” magazine
in all doctors offices, in public
places and in the high schools.
Memorials are to he sent to the !
Library Fund, Student Loan Fund, j
Memorial Fund, American Modi-
and also were used to center the
dinner tables at the cafeteria.
In the games of bridge Mrs.
Leon I.eggett was presented the
award for high score and Mrs.
j McGee Long, second high. Mrs.
I Carroll. Black was winner in the
! Guests other
Mrs. B. B. Cain, Mrs. H. E.
Pounds, Mrs. C. P. McKinney,
Mrs. Enos L. Ashcroft, Mrs. L.
R. Watkins, Mrs. Joe N. Chap-1 of G-weeks-old Anthony, Jr.
Auberlin. Private cartage firms
help with shipping problems. Mrs.
Auberlin and her husband piick
the donations, which often jam
their home and garage, and send
them to the orphans through the
war relief services.
Folks who are taking bowling
lessions in Grand Rapids, Mich,
feel that they are mighty lucky
to have an instructor like Marion
Ladewig. Because attractive Mrs.
Ladewig has won five , national
game championships. The very
youthful - looking, 123 - pound
grandmother has a 17-year aver-
age of 197.
Having been “Womnn Bowler
of the Year” five times hasn’t
made the game pail for her. She’s
as enthusiastic as ever about it,
gets real pleasure out of teach-
ing others how to bowl. "It’s fun
instructing on Saturday when 10
alleys are taken over* by youngs-
ters,” she says. “We believe an
early start is best and we accept
children from nine years up for
According to Mrs. Ladewig1,
nearly every beginner is a po-
tential tournament bowler. In her
words, "Their future depends on
ability to follow instructions and
their desire to make good.”
Mrs. Ladewig joined a begin-
ner’s league in 1037 with four
other members of the Grand Ra-
pids girl’s softball team. She fin-
ished the season with a 140 aver-
age. Her scores improved rapidly
after that, going to 168 in her
second season and 182 in the
third. And she’s pleased as can
be that her average for the past
17 years is 107.
According to Mrs. Ladewig,
bowling in the All-Star National
Women’s match games at Chica-
go always has been her greatest
She has won the national wo-
men’s match game championship
five consecutive times — some-
thing no woman has ever done
While she thinks tournament
tours are thrilling, the champion
lady bowler says that actually
she’s happy to return home after-
wards. And she really enjoys her
work as instructor.
In her words, “It’s a little like
play — being instructor, counter
operator, sometimes s w e e p-
ing and once or twice filling in
as pin setter.”
Mrs. Ladewig was born in
Grand Rapids in 1014. Married
at 16, she is the mother- of one
daughter, Lavonne — Mrs. An-
thony Vicari—and grandmother
man, Mrs. S. Byrd Longino, Mrs.
Bruce Bevis, Mrs. T. H. Stevens,
Mrs. Nelson Gilreath, Mrs. R. E.
Leg-1 Pratt, Mrs. Clyde Mayes, Mrs. W.
She is married to a prominent cal Kducational Foundation.
Houston surgeon, a Fellow of the j The American Medical meeting
American College of Surgeons and j wi|| |,e held in Ft. Worth, April
gett, Mrs. Long and Mrs. Black j S. Tyler, Mrs. John M. Love-
were Mrs. Charles F. Ashcroft, lace and Mrs. J. B. Hon-
Mrs. Carl Sterling, Mrs. W. A. aker of Farmersvillc, mother of
Carothers, Mrs. Waire Currin, Mrs. Byrd.
When bolwing she’s an icy-cool
competitor, which often causes
strangers to mistake for un-
friendliness. They soon find out,
however, that away from the
lanes the petite bowling phenom-
enon is a warm, friendly person
with a ready smile.
a member of the teaching staff of
Baylor University College of Mdfl-
icine. They are active members of
the River Oaks Baptist Church
where she has taught in the senior
department of the Sunday School.
Although a busy wife, Mrs. Lat-
imer finds time to do many worth-
while things. She works in Occu-
Mrs. George Middleton will be Rational Therapy, Women in Yel-
hostess to the club for its nexlj|ow a( Jefferson Davis Hospital,
meeting in her home on Church Gray Ladies, Blue Bird and the
Shrine Crippled Children’s
winter, was present for the meet-
ever interested in the
24-27. Mrs. Latimer urged the lo-
cal group of women to attend.
The luncheon tables at Sellers
were beautiful with arrangements
of spring flowers. Mrs. Hodge Sell-
ers spoke the invocation.
Those present at the luncheon
other than the guest of honor,
Mrs. Latimer were Mis. Earl Stir-
ling, Mrs. Frank Long, Mrs. Hodge
Sellers,, Mrs. S. Byrd Longino,
Mrs. f. H. Stevens, Mrs. Dan Bon-
Hos-i ner> Mrs. Grady Sellers, Mrs. Om-
j er Kirpatriek ami Mrs. Lester
All the Newest Patterns
Charcoal Greys, Blues
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This is a Beautiful Line
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HAVE A FIT
A gift was presented to Mrs.
welfare of mankind, as has been 1 Latimer by the Auxiliary.
The Purchase of
THE STYLE SHOP
223A Connally Street
Ruth Minter is proud to announce the pur-
chase of The Style Shop from Mrs. Maude
Weaver . . . featuring a lartfe^nd complete se-
lection of the latest millinery fashions.
We respectfully solicit the continued patron-
age of Mrs. Weaver’s customers . . . and cor-
dially invite all our friends to'come in see us.
Ruth’s Hat Shop
223A Connally Street
I wish to announce I have sold my Millinery
Tfnd Novelty business, including entire stock and
fixtures, to Miss Ruth Minter.
I wish to thank my many friends and cus-
tomers throughout the city, Hopkins County and
suroundiiiK towns for their loyal patronage dur-
ing my tenure in business.
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It was through your continued support that
j1! made it possible for my business to grow from
J,jyear to year and become successful.
Miss Minter comes to you well known. I
am indeed pleased to sell my business'to a local
person . . . and to one whom I know will con-
tinue the business in a manner which will ap-
peal to the general public.
Again thanking you,
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Mrs. Raymond S. Weaver
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Frailey, F. W. & Woosley, Joe. The Daily News-Telegram (Sulphur Springs, Tex.), Vol. 57, No. 66, Ed. 1 Sunday, March 20, 1955, newspaper, March 20, 1955; Sulphur Springs, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth828323/m1/2/: accessed March 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hopkins County Genealogical Society.