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MABEL ROGERS, Society Editor_PHONE 2-3311 Shower Party Honors Local Bride-Elect Miss Betty Canady, whose mar riage to Walter R. Clifton will take place on May 5, was honored re cently at a party and shower given by Mrs. William Funderburg and Miss Bunny Davis at the home oi Mrs. Funderburg on Pender ave nue. Guests were invited for i o’clock. Miss Canady was presented with a corsage of pink roses and Mrs. Harold Fergus, a recent bride, was also honored with a corsage. During the evening, games were enjoyed. Prizes were awarded to Mrs. William Mutrell, Mrs. Lu cian Clifton, and Miss Dorothy Romeo. Following the games, Miss Canady, Miss Dot Lyles, Miss of linen. Mrs. Fergus was also given a gift of linen. Delicious refreshments were served. Guests included; Miss Betty Ca nady, honoree, Mrs. P. L. Canady, Mrs. Lucian Clifton, Miss Anne C-naday, M!ss Dot Lyles, Miss Ruth Geddy, Miss Dorothy Romeo, Mrs. William Murrell, Mrs. Har old Fergus, Mrs. William Funder burg, and Miss Bunny Davis. Buying Public Is Now “Economy” Conscious The average American household stretches pocketbooks for added sav ings by buying big sizes in most every thing and it works the same way when you buy the 100 tablet size of St. Joseph Aspirin for 35c as you get nearly 3 tab lets for lc. For handy pocket use, re member world famous 12 tablet pack age for 10c. None finer, faster or more economical The choice of millions. Al ways demand pure St. Joseph Aspirin. Local Alumnae 4 Meets With Mrs. H. V. Norris The local alumnae of Sacred Heart college at Belmont met Mon day evening at the home of the local president, Mrs. H. V. Norris, 305 North Fourth street. Mrs. Norris was the first student to enroll in this college when it was organized in 1893. The principal discussion of the evening was the expansion pro gram which was led by Mrs. James J. Allen of Wilmington, local ex pansion chairman. She stated that the present facilities must be increased. Alumnae day will be observed by the college on June 1 on the campus of the col lege with several delegates from Wilmington attending. The local association has a membership of around 30 former students. An an nouncement was made of ^he Ba" | tional alumnae meeting to be held in Detroit on August 20. Officers of the local association are: Mrs. Norris, president; Miss Mary Sheehan, first vice presi dent; Mrs. Katherine Brown, second vice president; and Miss Patricia Anderson, treasurer, and Miss Betty Jane Trulove, secre tary, who incidentally graduated from the college 50 years to the day of the enrollment of its first student, Mrs. Norris. _ WHAT CAUSES EPILEPSY? A booklet eontoininB the opinion* of foJ nou* doctor* on this interetting tubied will be tent FREE, while they lo*t, to ony reader writing to the Educational Division#. SS Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y., Dept. 11.-91!) , . , ■ . i i ■■ PORTRAITURES COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY ■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■ ROBERT HODGKIN, JR. Studio at 103'/z Princess 6627 —Telephones— 2-1331 Announcing the Opening of Wilmington Offices of Phillip's Hearing Aid Service If you are interested in better hearing contact our local representative or mail this ad to our office. Phillip's Hearing Aid Service “Service to the hard-of-hearing since 1936’’ 501 Murchison Bldg. P. 0. Box 787 WILMINGTON, N. C. See Us For Batteries For All Types Of Hearing Aids FREE BOOKLETS ON REQUEST Simply Fill In This Blank With Your name _ Tour address ___ City or Town _ AND MAIL TO— Phillip's Hearing Aid Service P. O. Box 787 Wilmington, N. C. —Or— S09 Nat’I Bank Bldg. Wilson, N. C. OUR STORE WILL BE CLOSED WEDNESDAY, HAY. 1st for Inventory Mary Lyon Honored At Crystal Shower Miss Bette Benson was hostess at a lovely Crystal 'Shower at her home, Thursday evening, honoring Mary Doris Lyon, whose marriage to Robert B. McKenzie took place in the Chapel of the First Pres byterian Church Saturday, April 27, at 5:00 p. m. Upon the arrival of the honoree, she was presented a corsage of white caranations. The lower floor was decorated with sweet peas and roses, interspersed with tall burning tapers in crystal candle labras. , After presenting the honoree with crystal in her chosen pattern, the guest’s assembled in the dining room where the brides table was laid with a lace cloth centered with the traditional bride’s cake. After the cutting of the cake, ice cream in wedding molds was ser ved to the guests. Enjoying the occasion with the honoree and hostess were Mrs. Karl V. Lyon, Mrs. Archie Rober son, Mrs. R. Conner, Mars. Harry Gilliard, and Mrs. Larry Hirsh, Miss Bette Grant, Miss Jesse Byers, Miss Manette Dixon, Miss Christine Fulford, Miss Margaret Lyon, and Miss Easter Gay. Out-of-town guests include Miss Dorthy Williamson and Miss Mary Elizabeth Johnson. Club Clock The Dorcas Society of St. Paul’s Lutheran church will hold the monthly meeting on Thursday afternoon at 4 o’clock in the parish house, Sixth and Princess street. The Ladies auxiliary to the Brotherhood of Railroad Train men will meet Thursday after noon at 3:30 o’clock at the Junior Order Hail. The Co-Ed class of the First Baptist church will meet Fri day night at 8 o’clock at the church. Miss Maude Webber will be guest speaker of the evening. The WSCS of Grace Metho dist church will hold the regu lar meeting at the church today as follows: Spritu a) Life group 11 a.m., circle meeting 11:30 a.m., business 12 o’clock, luncheon at 1:15 p. m., with circle 5 as hostess. A meeting of the “Y” moth ers will be held this afternpon at 4 o’clock at the YMCA. The Colonial Village Mothers club will meet tonight at 8:30 o’clock in the home of Mrs. J. H. Erwin3C324 Colonial Village. The Philathea class of First Baptist church will meet Thurs day night, 8 o’clock, in the home of Mrs. Percy R. Hall, 309 Northern boulevard, Sunset Park. The past matrons and pa trons club of Goldenrod chap ter, Order of Eastern Star, will meet Friday night at 8 o’clock in the home of Mrs. W. H. Mc Clain, 119 Kenwood avenue. The Georgia Barton class of Temple Baptist church will meet Thursday evening at 8 o’clock at the home of Mrs. A. B. Bradshaw, 229 Kenwood avenue. Members are request ed to meet at 'the church at 7:30 o’clock. A meeting of the Past Noble Grands club of Letitia Rebe kah lodge, No. 3, IOOF will be held Thursday evening at 8 o’clock at the home of Miss Mabel Silva, 814 North Fifth street. Births Mr. and Mrs. Graham H. Peter son of 43 Terrace Walk, Lake Forest, announce the birth of a son, Graham Howard, Jr., on April 29 at Marjpn Sprunt annex. Fight Asthma Mucus Coughs Do you couch and cough, especially morn ings and at night? At times do you feel like you were tearing yourself to pieces tryingto cet rid of strangling mucus and still you choke, gasp for breath, wheeze and rattle and often can't sleep? Whether you know It or not, the cause of these devitalizing symptoms may be recurring attacks ofBrjm ehlsl Asthma. In such esses, the very first dote of Mendaeo, a physician's P,re'«“^1i^ usually goes right to work thru tho Wooa helping relax that elogged up stuffy in the bronchial tubes, then helps loosen and remove thick, *‘r’lhn*jr feufyour This helps you get «oodf reshalr lnjoyu _ lungs and promotes restful rieep. whi“ ,nd natural aid to greater energy. Tltywa^ enjoyment of life. Mendaoo Is not a |j“leU Injection or spray, but Is In tasteless ^ which you take exactly sceordmgto «u»P£ directions at weals, with toe dlh ererj standing that M»da» must sstwymcT ^ way or your moneybsck l«p»»„d return of empty package. Don i co ^ StSB&ZS&sb for Mendaeo today. Miss Elsie Earle Orrell Weds Charles V. Tilson, Jr. The wedding of Miss Elsie Earle Orrell, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. 2arl Orrell of Winter Park, and Charles Vincent Tilson. Jr., son of Mr. anu Mrs. Charles V. Tilson of Lincolnton, was solemnized in a double ring ceremony on Sunday afternoon at 4 o’clock at the home of the bride in Winter Park. The marriage was performed by the Rev. J. A. Neilson, pastor of the Baptist orphanage at Thomas ville. The ceremony was solemniz ed before an improvised altar in the living room banked with south ern smilax and centered with a large arrangement of Easter lilies, calla lilies, peonies and baby breath while on each side candles burned in seven-branched candela bra. Prior to and during the cere mony a program of nuptial music was presented by Miss Connie Porter, cousin of the bride. Her selections included “To A Wild Rose,” “Venetian Love Song” and the traditional wedding marches by Wagner and Mendelssohn. Miss Jane Hobbs, student at Flora Mac donald college, Red Springs, sang “O Promise Me” and “I Love You Truly.” The bride had as her only at tendant her sister, Mrs. Robert Glenn Morton. Mrs. Morton wore a lovely gown of soft blue crepe and carried an arm bouquet of pink snapdragons and blue del phinium tied with pink ribbon and wore a hair arrangement of the same flowers. rne DriaeglUUIIl was auc.iucu wj his brother, Jerry Tilson of Lin colnton, as best man and the usher was Robert Glenn Morton, broth er-in-law of the bride. Miss Orreli entered the room on the arm of her father by whom she was given in marriage. She wore a light weight wool suit of canary yellow with British tan accessories, a small tan hat on the back of her hair which was trimmed at both sides with small clusters of yellow flowers. She j carried an arm bouquet of pastel color gerberas tied with pale green satin. She wore a cameo necklace, gift of the bridegroom, and car ried a lace handkerchief which was carried by her maternal grandmother on her wedding day. Mrs. Orreil, mother of the bride, wore a black and white marqui sette gown and a corsage of white carnations while Mrs. Tilson, moth er of the bridegroom, wore a black and pink sheer gown with a cor sage of pink carnations. Immediately following the cere mony a reception was held. The house was attractively decorated throughout with mixed summer flowers and in the dining room the bride’s table, laid with a linen and lace cloth, held a three-tiered bride’s cake topped with a miniature bride and bridegroom, flanked by two low crystal bowls filled with white stock and baby breath with white candles in two branched candelabra. During the afternoon refreshments were serv ed by Mis Frances Tilson, sister of the bridegroom, Miss Betsy Middleton, Miss Frances Heidt and Miss Betty Smith. Miss Martha Johnson presided over the bride’s book and Mrs. L. N. Porter, aunt of the bride greeted the guests. Mrs. Ann D Orrell, aunt of the bridegroom, served the wedding cake. Following the reception the cou ple left for a short trip to Charles ton, S. C., after which they will return to Wrightsville Beach where they will spend three months later going to Charlotte where Mr. Til son is a teacher and coach in the Charlotte city schools. Mrs. Tilson is a grauuaie ui New Hanovei High school and has been employed in the Transporta tion department of the Atlantic Coast Line railroad since gradua tion. Mr. Tilson, a former first lieutenant in the para-troopers was an instructor for four years at Fort Benning. Ga. He is a graduate of Guilfoid college and taught in the Charlotte city schools prior to entering service. Among those from out-of-town here for the wedding were: Mr. and Mrs. Charles V. Tilson of Lin colnton, parents of the bridegroom, Miss Frances Tilson and Jerry Tilson, sister and brother of the bridegroom, of Lincolnton. Miss Elsie Riddick of Raleigh, Mr. and Mrs. Pau, Hofler of Gatesville. Miss Jane Hobbs, of Flora Mac donald college and Wilmington, Miss Ella Mae Drinkard of Lynch burg, Va., Miss Martha Johnson, student at Chapel Hill, and Henry Garren, of Hendersonville and Chapel Hill. Among those who honored the bride were Mrs. Ann D. Orrell, Mrs. L. W. Porter, Mrs. R. G. North, Miss Connie Porter, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Glenn Mor ton. On Saturday evening immediate ly following the wedding rehearsals Mr. and Mrs. Morton entertained at a dinner party for the wedding party and out-of-town guests at St. John’s Tavern. Wilmington YWCA Cooperates In Food Drive To Europeans The Wilmington YWCA, as a part of the national YWCA, is co operating with 24 other national agencies to send food to Europe, according to Miss Dorothea Mc Dowell, local executive secretary. Food packages will be sent to Poland, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Finland, Czechoslovakia and Norway, where they are received duty free. Each package will weigh 49 pounds and will contain carefully selected foodstuffs and other need ed supplies, such as canned meats, cereals, evaporated milk, butter, cheese, fruit jams, sugar, candy, paper towels and soap. For $15, individuals and groups may send such a package to any person in the countries named. Re mittances must be accompanied by an application form which may be secured from the YWCA or directly from CARE, 50 Broad street, New York 4, New York. Miss Dowell invites all who de sire to lend a hand to the persons in war torn countries and help to overcome the obstacles which nave kept such expressions of good will to individuals and groups in Europe and Asia, to drop by the “Y” and get a Food Remittance Application. KEEPING IN TOUCH. With the first day of May here, the Teen-age groups are beginn ing to think in terms of the annual “Spring Festival” with a tentitive date set for May 23. One of the first candidates to be reported for the title of May Queen is Nancy Greer when she was elected to represent Lake Forest in the fes tival during the weekly meeting and dance of the Teen-Age club of Lake Forest Friday night. Other candidates on the election chart for the hornor included Jane, Audrey Everett and Peggy Nigh. Friday night will truely be Wil .Speaking of dances, this rmngion s nigra at me >| dance at Camp Lejeune when 150 | local lassies are expected to at tend the dance. The Wilmington girls will be the only hotesses present to trip the lights fantastic v/ith the gallant Marines. So girls, grap your formals and let's dance to the tune of Jack Aley and his orchestra. But, be sure and con tact your senior hostess either at the USO, YMCA, or recreation department and get your name on the list so you can attend. All Kentucky officials, before as suming their duties, must take an oath that they “have not fought a duel with deadly weapons, nor sent or accepted a challenge to fight a duel, nor aided or assisted any per son so offending. BIG VALUE« Rift JAR °f moroune Dlv Jnll PETROLEUM JELLY A S00THIN6 DRESSING FOR MINOR CUTS BURNS- SCALDS SCRAPES, BRUISES, CHAPPED SKIN, CHAFED SKIN and Minor Skin Irritations on you and baby, too. I A --~ *1 Don't be late, the buses will leave as usual behind City hall at 6:30 p, m.Girl Reserves over at the YWCA are like busy bees think week as they are collecting canned foods for weary Europe. This week is their week to help so let's give a can or two when they knock at the door. Understand the “art” class at the YWCA have two exceptionally good instructors in charge of the class, so, if you are art minded come on out to the “Y” tonight at 8 o’clock and work with Miss Emma Lossen, art teacher at New Hanover hight school, Mrs. Barbee Taylor, who specializes in commericial art. PERSONALS Mrs. C. Monroe Shigley, and children, of Freeport, Texas, are spending some time with Mrs. Shigley’s mother, Mrs. B. R Graham at her home on South Fifth street. Mrs. Shigley is the former Mary Graham of this city. » * * Mrs. Billy Bruce of Columbia, S. C., arrived the latter part of last week, for a visit of several weeks with her mother, Mrs. W. P. Emerson and aunt, Miss Sue McQueen at their home on South Front street. * * * Geraldine Garris, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Garris of Goldsboro, will give a junior re cital there April 30 Miss Garris, who is a lyric soprano and pianist, was recently elected president of her choir and has served on social committees and the Student Christ ian association cabinet. Mr. Garris is credit manager of Causey’s auto service in Wilmington. » * * Friends of Mrs. C. D. Rivenbark will be glad to l'-arn that she has returned to her home after under going a major operation in James Walker Memorial hospital. * * * Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Case, Jr., have returned to their home in Aberdeen, Md., after visiting with their parents, Mr and Mrs. C. B. Case. Sr., and Mi. and Mrs. C. D. Rivenbark. * * * Mrs. R. N. Northrop was enter tained informally at a birthday I party yesterday afternoon by the USO staff at the club. Mrs. North j rop is the senior hostess at the service club. * * * Mrs. R. F. Hone has returned to her home in Winter Park after representing Winter Park PTA at a three-day PTA convention in Winston-Salem. # # * Miss Lucy Bacon of Brookline, Mass., is visiting her sister, Mrs. W. B. McKay, 402 South' Third street. /Tom Sawyer' To Relive In Wrighlsboro Play — “Tom Sawyer," an operetta in three acts will be presented at the | Wrightsboro school Friday eve ning at 8 o’clock, under the direc ; tion of Miss Johanna Duls. The I operetta is based on Mark Twain’s ever popular story of Tom Sawyer, who is full cf pranks, and who has many exciting adventures with his pals. The cast of characters in clude: Tom Sawyer — Edgar Merritt; Huck Finn — Harold Moore; Joe Harper—H. F. Sherman; Aunt Pol ly—Jean Buis; Mary—Alice Bul jlard; Becky Thacher—Bernice Jor dan; Amy Lawrence — Lynn Cor ! bett; Injun Joe—Bobby. Seitter; I Sid—James Whitfield; Jim (color ! ed boy)—Clifton Foy; Ben Rogers —Carlton Newton; Billy Fischer— Alton Yopp. Johnny Miller—Dick Webb; Alfred Temple—Andy Var go; Rev Walters—Tommy Swart; Judge Thatcher—Harold Oslen; Dr. Robinson—Bobby Swart; Pard — Clarence Kerr; Widow Douglas — Joanna Corbett; Maid — Eleanor Herring; Muff Potter—Larry Bar nes; Gracie — Mary Ann Tilden; Sally—Betty Lou Cayton; Susie — Carol Buck. Old Man’ Cho.—John Galog, David Seitter, Jerry Yopp, Ray Johnson, Harold Stallings; Skeleton Dance—Mary Cox, Wanda Withers, Hilda Merritt, Carol Foun tain, Hazel Swart; Sunflower Dance —Edna Pope, Jeanette Yopp, Cor nelia Larkins, Marie Swart, Nancy Bonner, Alice Braak, Charlotte Wroten, Roma McDougal; Mothers —Barbara Padgett, Faye Moore, Mary Wright, There will be a small admission and the public is invited. The “four-eyed fish” of Central and South America has eyes which are divided into parts by a t black horizontal band. The upper part of the eye is used for vision in air and the lower part for vision in water. In taste, sake, the national bev erage of Japan, resembles ma deira or sherry wine. It is made from fermented rice. HIGH (ASH PREMIUM PAID FOR OLD NORTH CAROLINA Beckler Gold Coins (Any Denomination) Wrile To Box "LBP" % Display Advertising Dept __ STAR-NEWS Cape Fear Garden Club Wins Ribbon Award At Convention By GERTRUDE CARRAWAY SOUTHERN PINES, April 30.— rhe Cape Fear club of Wilmington was tonight awarded the prize ribbon for the best printed year book with second prize for the na ture study club of High Point, hon orable mention, during the two day conference of Nonh Carolina Garden clubs being held here. Mrs. Bryan Eolich of Durham was elected today as third vice president of the Garden Club of North Carolina the new office be ing added to aid committees and chapters with programs. Asheville was chosen for the next annual con vention. Mrs. George W. Little, of Wades boro, was elected recording secre tary, succeeding Mrs. A. Wray White of Raleigh, nad Mrs. Adrian L,. Shuford cf Conover was elected treasurer to succeed Mrs. James Adderton of Lexington. For a new district provided by organization vote Mrs. E. V. Boat wright of Reidsviile was named dis trict director. Other new district directors installed tonight were Mrs. George Alee of New Bern and Mrs. M K. Young of Greens ooro. Elected on next year nominating committee were Mrs. Wesley Tay lor of Greensboro, chairman; Mrs. J. R. Bennet. of Rocky Mount, Mrs. J. F. Hayden of High Point, Mrs. R. N. Simms of Raleigh, and Mrs. W. T. Culpepper of Elizabeth City. Resolutions adopted unanimously upon recommendation of Mrs. R. L. McMillan of Raleigh, legislative chairman, approved stronger traf fic courts anc enforcement of traf fic laws, food conservation, sound conservation practices through the state, and use of living memorials with requests that every county establish World War Memorial parks. A state Narcissus show will be held next spring it was voted. The club publication North Carolina Gardner was adopted as the next years chief project. Reports at the concluding busi ness session today were given by Mrs. P. P. McCain of Sanatorium, Acid Indigestion Relieved in 5 minutes or double your money back When excess stomach acid causes painful, aiiffocit tog- gtfs, aour etomach and heartburn, doctora usually prescribe the fastest-acting medicines known for symptomatic relief—medicines like those in Bell-ans Tablets. No laxative. Bell-am brings comfort in a jiffy or double your money back on return of bottle to us. 25c at all druggists. PROMPTLY RELIEVES TORTURE OF ITCHY SKIH MSI (duo to oxtornal causa) Zemu — a Doctor’s invisible liquid — promptly relieves itch of simple skin rash. It also aids healing. ^r>aa a All drugstores. In 3 sizes. alLllI W - V Get after those SjHrtS t/evn ■ keep clothes as spot |\EEr I free as possible. Be ■ in ■ member Mufti quickly UK ■ removes many spots Y|J AT ■ from clothing made of I a variety of materials. looQ MUFTI L MMjTUSE SHUT KMDYIH MAJOR’S CEMENT bid chairman; Mrs. Faison r-■ son of Goldsboro, treasurer- - Sebron Royal of Clinton, wild ers; Mrs. Sam Clark of Tam" ", conservation; Mrs. Roy H of Chapel Hill, garden pilg and visiting gardens; Mr, beth Lawrence of Raleigh- hi " culture; Mrs. J. B. Sidbur’y of* w-u mington, historian; Mrs. H w D°ub of Aberdeen, convf tion chairman; and also chairman -or Junior Garden clubs; Mrs. Rim, , Duffy of Ne-.v Bern, life me-rw ship; Mrs. V. J. Harris of H Point, programs; Mrs. Fred B lett of High Point, members;;:-," Mrs. Simms, publicity who an' nounced that North Carolina -,v0a" the annual national publics prize; Mrs. Charles Connon 0f Concord, restoration; Mrs. \i- .. ion Wyatt of Raleigh, roadside beautification; Kirs. E. L. Lav. field of Raleigh, garden school Mrs. Sherwood Forrest of Rich Point, botanical map Mr.-. R. j, Pearse of Raleign, dogwood week; and Mrs. Adderton budget. ; RELIABLE ■ Watch Repairing | • B. GURR, Jeweler | ■ 264 N. Front St. V * __ i S’ CAN’T MASK A \ (snowman) I * NEVER FREE OF || DANDRUFF " "1/SR/S FOR FIVE-IN-ONE HAIR CARE •Corrects loose dandruff • Gives antiseptic protection • Relieves itchy scalp • Cleanses the scalp • Keeps hair in place Ask for Jeris today at barber strops or drug counters. 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