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THE KANSAS CITY SUN, SATURDAY, MABCTT 1, 1919.
1 1 OIXV NEWS 1 1
Taxi Steam heated. David Allen,
Bell Phones East 2600 and East 4154,
Get your tickets for the Dubois Dra
matic Cliib entertainment at Mitchell
& Abernatliy's, 1510 East 18th St.
Mrs. May Woods lies quite 111 at her
home, 2314 Woodland avenue.
Enroll for private dancing lessons.
Prof. Roscoo Whlto, Bell phone East
Mrs. W. O. Borryman of 1309 Euclid
avenue, left for Washington, D. C, to
attend the bedsido of her mother, who
Is very 111.
Private dancing lessons every Sat
urday night. Armory Hall, Cottage
and Vino streets. Professor Itoscoe
Armory Hall for rent; $6.00 per
night. Cottage and Vino streets. Bell
East 5291. Prof. Roscoo White or
Miss Dora Dorgans.
Miss Mable Williams Is home from
Lincoln on account of Illness. She is
much Improved and will return to
school Sunday, March 3,
Mrs. C. D. Tyler of 1422 Michigan
avenue, who lias been very 111 since
the 29th of January, Is convalescing,
to the delight of her many friends.
Mrs. Elizabeth Jackson, 1316 Euclid
avenue, was called to Sedalla, Mo.,
on account of the death of her broth
er's wife, Mrs. Alice Graves.
The eighty-sixth birthday anniver
sary of Rev. Dr. Thomas H. Phillips
will be celebrated at Pilgrim's Rest
Baptist Church, Keokuk, Iowa, March
Mrs. II. T. Alexander of Topeka,
Kansas, spent the week-end In Kan
sas City, the guost of Mr. and Mrs.
A. V. Barton, 3410 East Twenty-first
Mrs. Luella Henry and little daugh
ter of Purcell, Okla., were called to
the city on account of the illness of
her mother, Mrs. May Woods, 2314
Mr. H. L. KInsIer, the popular real
estate dealer, is quite ill at his resi
dence, 1912 East Fourteenth street.
Ho would be pleased to see his many
Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Williams of
1317 Woodland avenue were called to
Marysville, Mo., on account of the
death of Mr. Williams' mother, Mrs.
Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Richardson, 912
Michigan avenue, gave a very delight
ful dinner on the evening of the 8th
in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Conquest B.
Venerable, who are moving to San
Brother J. W. Wilson and wife of
Omaha, Neb., are visiting Percy Sta
pleton, 1515 East Seventeenth street,
for two days this week. Mr. Wilson
is one of Omaha's most prominent and
Mr, Henry Gooch of Salisbury, Mo.,
was in the city on business. While
here he was tho house guest of his
brother, John Gooch, and family and
niece, Mrs. Anna Twyman, 2636 Wood
Mrs. Georgia Iiiown, 2619 Euclid
avenue, who has been ill at Wheatley
Provident Hospital, is rapidly con
valescing under the care of Dr. Guffey
and Mrs. Beckham. Mrs. Brown ex
pects to be able to return to her home
this wtek. '
Mr. James R. Walker and Miss
Alice May Edwards wero qulotly mar
ried February 24th at 8:30 p. m. at
tho home of tho bride's parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Glpson, 406 Laurel avenue.
Only a few of their Intimate friends
were present. Dr. W. H. Thomas of
ficiated. "Beau Brummells" is the name of
ficially adopted by the club which
was Bon Vivants at their business
meeting Thursday, tho 13th. Tho
members wishing the good will of an
other club to whom the name belongs
as they wero the first to have tho
name "Bon Viviants," occasioned the
Mrs. W. H. Baker, 1013 Euclid ave
nue, received a communication from
her brother, Dewaln Carpenter, of
Qulncy, 111., announcing his safe ar
rival In New York from France, Ho
is a member of the famous 92d Divl
vision and belonged to the 365th In
fantry, Machine Gun Company. Ho
will return to Camp Grant from New
York for demobilization.
Mrs. Elolso Lewis of Chicago, 111.,
has been seriously ill with an attack
of pneumonia for tho past five weeks,
but is improving nicely. Also her
mother and father wero quite ill with
tho "flu." Mrs. Lewis expects to re
sumo her business by tho first of
March, recently 'established a beauty
culture shop in tho "Loop."
Have you over been to Mrs. C. C.
Callaway's, 1517 East 12th, to seo
those beautiful' costumes, dresses,
wraps, furs', llngerlo and other things
she sells? If not, go quick.
Mrs. J. Henderson and Mrs. Will
Geary of the Henderson & Geary Mil
linery and Dressmaking establish
lishment of Parsons, lias., havo been
In tho city several days purchasing
their Bpring Btock of goods. They
will return to Parsons today. While
hero they visited Mrs. Martha Craig
og 1012 Euqlld.
Mr. Lewis Schooler, who Is as well
known in Chicago as tho American
Giants with whom he has been asso
ciated as advertising man for many
years, is In tho city this week, hand
ling the great race drama "Tho Home
steader," which is ploying at the Now
Center Theater, 15th and Troost. It
Is conceded by all who havo seen it
the "Homesteader" Is tho most re
markable, thrilling and impressive
race picturo that has ever been made.
The Sun sincerely hopes that the
50,000 Colored people of Greater Kan
sas City will see It at once during
Its run hero.
A brilliant birthday party was given
In honor of little William Haywood
McNalry.d-'ebniary 22.- The table was
laid for twelve little girls and boys
and was decorated with a beautiful
white cake with ten candles and other
candles shaded with pink popcorn and
candies. Ice cream and cako was
served. Many useful presents were
received. Those present wero:
Misses Mollle Tillman, Christine Roll
er, Berenice Dalley, Emma Bryant,
Agnes Angel, Francis Ward, Dorcas
Taylor; Masters Junior Whitelaw,
Harry White, Charles Marshall, Cole
man Chandler, Albert Stewart and
To tho memory of our kind and af
fectionate mother who passed , from
this life February 25, 1918, to the
Dear mother, we miss thee,
In kindness and indeed;
To guide us and to heed
You have reached the goal.
Crowned with the angels above,
In life's boat we are rowing
To join you in love.
MRS. LUDELLA COLEMAN
"There is a land where those who
loved while here shall meet to
"Death cannot long divide;
For is It not as if the rose had climbed
My garden wall, and blossom'd on the
In loving memory of my brother,
Kenneth Lee, who departed this life
March 3, 1911.
In loving memory of my husband
and daughters, Isaac Smith, who
passed away eleven years ago; Ida
Carter, who passed out eleven years
ago, and Emma Smith, who passed
out five years ago, the four.th of
Memories of you are just as fresh to
day, For my heart has not ceased aching;
Since my lover ones havo passed
In my dreams I still can see you
Shining bright In heavenly array.
Sadly missed by wife and mother:
In fond and loving memory of our
beloved mother, Frances L. Watson,
who passed away four years ago Feb
ruary 20, 1915. She went to Join our
dear father, Rov. Robert. Watson, who
departed this life seventeen years
ago March 13, 1902:
Home is not what it used to be.
For wo have not the smiles of our
dear ones to see;
But iu saddest moments one happy
thought holds sway
We shall meet our loved ones
Some sweet day.
Sadly missed by children and grand
children: MARGUERITE WATSON,
WALTER M. WATSON,
CARD OF THANKS.
As chairman of tho finance com
mittee of Auxiliary No. 28 of the Red
Cross, I wish to thank the ladles of
my committee for their untiring of
fo'rts and perseveranco in raising
funds for the maintenanco of the Red
Cross headquarters; also all who par
ticipated in any way towards making
the pageant given November 27th a
financial success. I wish to thank
the following persons who helped in
a special way: Prof. J. R. E. Lee,
Prof. B, W. Morrison, Mrs. A. E.
Jones, Mrs. Humbert, Mrs. Lillian
Moore, Mrs, J. R. E. Lee, Mrs. Clara
Miller, Mrs. Nannie Bunch, Mrs, Lulu
Starks, Mrs. Mary O. Hill for do
nating a pillow. '
MRS. LOUISE WINN,
BUSY TEN CLUB.
The Busy fen Club gave a Martha
Washington banquet Saturday even
ing, February 2 at the U. B. F. Hall,
1903 East 14th street, in honor of
Mr. Forest Storman' and Mrs. Mary E.
Walker, at 9 p. m. A short talk by
tho president, in which she presented
Mrs. Sophia Lyons, mistress of cere
monies, and in her own sweet way
made an Interesting talk, after which
a beautiful program was rendered and
a dellghtfur three-course dinner was
served, as follows:
Fruit cocktail in orango baskets with
Oyster patties, cold tongue, candied
Bread and butter sandwiches and
Ice cream and cake.
Black coffee and after dinner mints.
There were also served the follow"-
Ing delicious menu to more than 150
guests and members:
Chicken said served on shredded
Pimento and bread and butter
Ico cream and cake.
The guests were: Mesdames Mol-
lio Trowser, Katie Riley, Annie Wil
son, M. A. Ford, Maggie Hopson, Lulu
Davis, Nannie Martin, Catherine Har
ris, Sophia Lyons, Mary Irvin, Nora
Malone; Messrs. G. W. Walker, C. H.
Calloway, Henry Clater, W. II. Dent,
J. II. Lyons, J. R. Hauorth, D. G. W.
Brown, and tho guest of honor.
Annie E. Floyd, Pres.
Sophia Lyons, Sec'y.
WAR RELIEF COMMITTEE.
We, the ladles of tho War Belief
Committee, wish to make this state
ment to the public, feeling that our
women should do something for our
own soldiers to show to them that
women of their own race were Inter
ested" in the sacrifice they are making,
wo decided to organize ourselves into
a War Relief Committee, thinking wo
would be able to do something that
wo later found we were not allowed
to do, such as meeting our boys at
the Station and distributing little
gifts. Though we gave 47 stamped
postcards and 400 cigarettes, we again
made an effort by opening a place
of welcome for boys on coming to our
city, but It was a little out of tho
way, so didn't attract as we had
hoped. Yet God, Who knows the de
sire of the heart, will take the effort
for 'the consummation of the deed
and number us with those who tried
to do their part. Wo sent 46 scarfs
to Camp Dodge, gave the Red Cross
a ton of coal and helped them sew
and knit; we sent a sweater overseas
to one of our Y. M. C. A. workers.
Wo are holding what money we have
in the bank to help give the boys a
hearty welcome when they return.
Wo have not difcbanded, but holding
together as a Community Service
Committee, helping worthy persons
and doing for humanity whatever our
handi find to do. We thank every
ladywho has stood by us in our most
earnest effort and ask your co-operation
in our new work.
Mrs. L. A. McCampbell, Ch. A. 28
Mrs. Pauline Hoffman, dim.
Mrs. Minnie Doyle, Secretary.
The following letter was sent to
Mrs. L. A. McCampbell and tho ladles
of tho War Relief Committee:
Y. M. C. A., No. 89,
Camp Dodge, la.
My Dear Mrs. McCampbell, and tho
Ladles of tho War Relief Commit,
I beg to advise you that the scarfs
came alright and are much appreci
ated, as a largo number of the men
didn't have any. The Red Cross had
run out of them and said they didn't
expect to get any more. I serve a
Labor Battalion and tho men are out
in all kinds of bad weather and were
in need of just such protection.
will see that they are placed among
tho men who need them most. The
men wish me to express to you ladles
their appreciation of your thoughtful'
iicss and Christian act in supplying
them with these comforts. I also
wish to commend you all for tho noble
woik you are doing for tho soldiers,
With best wishes for each of you,
I am most sincerely yours,
L. C. STEWART.
PASEO AUTO LIVERY CO.
Call Bell Phone East 2600
All Cars Driven by Their Own.
ers, Which Insures Safe Driving.
THE CHARITY GIRLS
of Kansas City, Kansas
Will give their Charity Dance at
Cottage and Vine Streets
All tickets formerly sold will be good
on Ms date.
KANSAS CITY, KANS.No More Short, Harsh
Prof. Caswell Crews ol Western
University was called to Eudora, Kus.,
this week on account of the death of
his aunt, Mrs. Minnlo Monroe.
Prof. Woody Jacobs of Lincoln In
stitute Is spending a few days In tho
city visiting friends.
Mrs. Tilford Davis attended the fu
neral of G. W. Secretary O. O. C. Mag
glo Wilson at Wichita, Kas.
Mrs. Henry Wiley of Atchison, Kan.,
is visiting her aunt, Mrs. II. G. Dwig
glns, 852 Oakl.iml avenue.
Mr. J. R. Shlladay, Secretary N. '
A. C. P., iddressed the Citizens'
Forum Sunday on "Aim and Purposes I
of the Association." ,
Miss Wlianna Gilford"ontertalned I
at luncheon Saturday, February 22. in 1
I honor of her sixteenth birthday. Cov-1
ers wore lam ror eight and a delicious '
live course repast was served. I
Mayor Harry Mendonhall, Judge
Hulchins, Lawyer Hueston, Mrs. Fran
cis J. Jackson, Dr. Wm. J. ThompkinE
nnd Mr. F. W. Dabney of Kansas City,
Mo., visited the Forum last Sunday.
Lawyer 1. F. Bradley was among
those who attended the Mass meeting
last week at Topeka, Kan. He also
addressed tho meeting in his usual
eloquent and interesting style. '
The Editor of The Sun addressed
the Faculty and Student body of Sum
ner High School last Wednesday
morning on "Race Unity." Mrs. D. A.
Holmes rendered in magnificent style
two selections and brief remarks were
made by Prof. Woody Jacobs of Lin
coln Institute. Sumner Is one of the
greatest high schools in America.
The Mass meeting held In Memorial
Hall, Topeka, Kans.. was well attend-1
ed. There were twenty organizations
represented and forty-five delegates.
This meeting was indeed a great step
toward getting our people in the state
of Kansas organized. Mr. Shilladay
Invested the Topeka and Kansas City
branches with tho power to organize
other branches throughout the state.
He made a fine plea against segrega
tion of races at tho night session.
Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Davis. 620 Gar-,
field avenue, entertained February 21
with an elaborate dinner in honor of '
Corporal John H. Davis, who made !
a great record at Camp Dodge and '
was transferred to Camp at Newport '
News, Va. Covers were laid for eight
and the following delicious menu was 1
sened by tho hostess: i
Clan Chauta Radishes Celery
Almonds dolled Baby Trout
Roast Fillet of Turkey
Oyster Dressing Cranberry Sauce
Potatoes O'Brien Peas en Timples
Hot Parker House Rolls
Petit Fruit Salad in Baskets
Neapolitan Ico Cream Assorted Cake
After Dinner Coffee
After Dinner Mints Cigars
Mr. John Stanley, Assistant Dep
uty American Woodmen for this city,
has been promoted to a higher posi
tion, that of State Supervisor In Ala
bama, with headquarters in Blrming
ham,JAla. Mr. Stanley will in the
next few days enter upon his new
duties. Mr. Stanley has made a re
markable record in this city since
being connected with the American
Woodmen, and although his myrid of
friends regret to see him leave, they
aro proud of .his record and the lofty
position which has been 'thrust upon
Prof. R. G. Jackson will give his
fourth organ recital for the Citizens'
Forum at the Metropolitan Baptist
Church, 9th and Washington Boule
vard, Kansas City, Kansas, Sunday
afternoon, March 2, at 4 o'clock. Mr.
Jackson will be assisted by Cora
L. Boulder, singer, graduate of Fiske
University and teacher of music at
Topeka Industrial Institute, Topeka,
Kas. He will also be assisted by
Loulso Steward, pianist, Western Uni
versity. Miss Bouldeh will be the
soloist at Allen Chapel Sunday morn
ing. Tho funeral of Mrs. Winnie Mon
roe was held Tuesday evening, last,
at tho A. M. E. Church of Eudora,
Kansas, of which church she had
been a member thirty-eight years. The
sermon was preached by the'Bev. Dr.
Adams, pastor of tho church In Law
rence assisted by the Rev. Mr. Tally.
Tho floral offerings were profuse
and beautiful and a host of relatives
and friends from nearby communities
attended. Mrs. Monroe was stricken
with paralysis while shopping last
Friday afternoon, and died soon after
bolng removed to her home.
Aside from her husband, Mr. An
drew Monroe, she leaves a daughter,
Mrs. Susan Worten, of Kansas City,
Kansas, and a son, Forrest, now with
the Expeditionary Forces in France.
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Tho following telegram was re
ceived Thursday night:
The Kansas City Sun:
Will take up matter of 92nd Divis
ion being permitted to parade in Kan
sas City with War Department at
once and notify your committee.
SELDEN" P. SPENCER,
All music lovers who would like to
sing with the
Allen Chapel-Western University
on GoodFriday have a cordial invitation
Call R. G. Jackson for information.
On Saturday call Bell Phone Main
4676. During the week, West 3730.
Bell Grand 3387
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TYLER'S LUNCH ROOM
Barbecued Beef, Mutton and Pork,
Short Orders, Chitterlings, Game.
Everything Good to Eat.
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