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KAV GOOCMAN, Social Editor _PHONE 2-3311
Mrs Marshburn
Entertains For
Recent Bride
Mrs. Carl Marshburn, Jr., en
tertained Mrs. Earl Marshburn, ihe
former, Miss Barbara Batchelor, at
a party and miscellaneous shower
at her home on Friday evening.
The home was decorated through
out using the color scheme of yel
low and white.
On entering the Honoree was
presented a corsage by the host
ess On a table in the living room
was a yellow and white miniature
umbrella opened with streamers
end a card on each streamer di
recting the bride where to find
each gift. Mrs. Marshburn receiv
ed many beautiful and useful gifts.
in the dining room the table was
covered with a beautiful lace cloth
end centered with a white wedding
cake topped with a dainty minia
ture bride and groom. After the
bride cut the cake a delicious ice
course was served.
Those present were: Mrs. Earl
Marshburn, honoree; Mrs. W. B.
Walton, Mrs. E. C. Marshburn,
Mrs. A. L. Jones, Mrs. J. W. Sand
lin. Mrs. A. E. Penny, Mrs.' G. T.
Hutchinson, Mrs. Mac McCall,
Mrs H. N. Neal, Mrs. Chester
Moore. Mrs. Robert Risley, Mrs.
Pearl Daniels, Mrs. T. A. Riven
bark. Mrs. V. C. McIntyre,
Mrs. Fred Griffith, Mrs.. E. S.
Murphy, Mrs. J. T. Rich, Jr., Mrs.
D. R. Tripp, Mrs. F. R. Mallard,
Mrs. T. V. Strong, Mrs. Burke
Rheder, Mrs. Carl Marshburn,. Sr.,
Mrs. John Rehder, Miss Shelia
Costin, and Miss Ann Marshburn.
Ellen Barton
Mr Apperson
Plan To Wed
The wedding of Miss Ellen Ann
Barton, daughter of Mrs. Marion
Allen Barton of New Bern, to Blair
Apperson, son of Mrs. Elder B.
Apperson of Richmond, Va., will
»e solemnized Thursday afternoon
ril 3, at 4 o’clock in the first
Baptist church in Richmond, Va.
Miss Barton formerly lived with
i»r grandparents, Mrs. Fulton T.
A.len and the late Mr. Allen in
Wilmington. Before graduating
trom the New Bern High school,
ihe attended New Hanover high
school. She at present holds a po
sition with the Virginia State
Revenue department in Richmond.
Miss Barton is also a niece of Mrs.
Lloyd C. Allen and the late Mr.
Allen of this city.
Recent medical report* reveal that an
; amazing number of children (and grown
|ups too) may be victims of Pin-Worms—
®often without suspecting what is wrong I
SAnd these pests, living inside the human
hody, can ear.se real distress.
So watch out for the warning signs that
may mean Pin-Worms—especially the
aggravating rectal itch. Get JAYNE'S P-W
and follow the directions.
F-W is the Pin-Worm treatment devel
oped in the laboratories of Dr. D. Jayne A
Son, after year* of patient research. The
small, easy-to-take P-W tablets act in a
Special way to remove Pin-Worma.
Aik your druggist; F-W ior Pin-Worms I
former Miss Jane Osgood Williams, daughter of the late Mr. and
Mrs. James Sprunt Williams of Wilmington. Mrs, White was mar
ried in the Duke Chapel, March 29. Mr. White is the son of Mrs.
Robert Bruce White and the late Professor White of Wake Forest'.
Dates To Remember
8:00 p. m.—The American Legion
auxiliary will meet at the Le
gion home where the topic of
child welfare will be discuss
ed. An executive board meet
ing will be held at 7:30 p. m.
8:00 p. m.—The Goldenrod chap
ter, Order of Eastern Star,
will meet at the Masonic tem
ple for the purpose of install
ing officers.
8:30 p. m.—The Colonial Mothers
club will meet with Mrs. H.
C. Hammonds, 164 Colonial
3:30 p. m.—The monthly meeting
of the Board of Managers of
the North Carolina Society of
Colonial Dames of America
will be held at the House of
Colonial Dames.
3:30 p. m.—The Woman’s Mis
sionary society of St. Mat
thews Lutheran church will
meet with Mrs. E. A. Shands,
Audubon boulevard. Mrs. Ern
est Wilson will lead the devo
7.45 p. m.—The three circles of
the Woman’s Auxiliary oi
Pearsall Memorial Presbyte
rian church will meet at the
church for a short business
8:00 p. m.—Miss Maude Weber
will speak before members of
the Woman’s Auxiliary of the
Pearsall Memorial church un
der the sponsorship of Circle
No. 3. Her subject will be on
the introduction to the gospel
of Matthew.
3:30 p. m.—The Ladies Auxiliary
of Brotherhood of Railroad
Trainmen will meet in the
Junior Order hall, 19 1-2 North
Second street.
3:30 p. m.—North Carolina Sorosis
will hold its monthly business
meeting in the Sorosis club
rooms. An executive board
meeting will be held at 3 p. m.
4:00 p. m.—The Dorcas Society
of St. Paul’s Lutheran church
will meet in the parish house
of the church.
8:00 p. m.—The Katie Murray
circle of Temple Baptist church
will meet with Mrs. E. L.
Mathews, 1817 Woolcott avenue.
6:00 p. m.—The Business and Pro
fessional Women’s club will
meet at the Friendly cafeteria
dining room. Richard S. Rog
ers will be guest speaker.
Easter Week
Services At
Bethany Church
A series of pre-Easter services
will be held at Bethany Presby
terian church on the Castle Hayne
road, beginning on Wednesday
night, and continuing through Fri
day night.
The Rev. L. A. Taylor, execu
tive secretary of Home Missions
for Wilmington Presbytery, will
conduct the services, which will
begin each night at 8 o’clock.
The public is cordially invited
to worship with the congregation.
The island of Sicily was once
called the ‘granary of Europe.”
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Operetta Has
Large Cast
“The Magic Beanstalk” an oper
etta in three acts wais presented by
the Wrightsboro School Friday
evening at 8 o’clock.
The setting was an Old English
Village Green with a Fair in prog
ress, causing much activity
throughout the play.
The characters were as follows:
Jack, a brave sailor, but unwise
bargainer—H. F. Sherman.
Capt. Kidd, a ferocious pirate,
feared by all — Ronnie Sherman.
Jack’s mother — Jewell Blanton.
John, the Cow, good tap dancer,
but poor mathematician, Shirley
Newton and Hilda Merritt.
Announcer, Heralds the World's
Best Attractions—Dick Oosterwyk.
Gipsy Ann, fortune teller of re
nown — Lynn Corbett.
Foolemesai, the magician — Har
old Moore.
Gian! greedy cannibalistic orge
—Harold Stalllings
Women — Joanno Corbett, Reba
Smith, Celia Manitsas, Elaine Wil
kins, Edna Yopp and Carol Foun
Men —Thomas Swart, Lawrence
Glisson, James Whitfield.
Magic Beans — Christine Tucker.
Jane Johnson, Bland Edwards,
Sylvia Fountain, Martha Burton.
Dutch Windmills — Paul Swart,
Roger Seitter, Mary Bradshaw,
Ronald Savage, Shelby Justice.
Skaters — Fred Spencer, Mary
Ann Oosterwyk, Carol Buck, Joe
Vendors — Arthur Jordan, El
bert Lennon, Tommie Swaart.
Sunbonnet Dancers — Sylvia
Fountain, Martba Burton, Alicia
Pirates — Edgar Merritt,' Pete
McKenzie, Joe Swart, Andy Var
go, Paul Burton, Jack Savage, Le
Roy Lanier, Clifton Fc^.
Tommy Kern, Jerry Overcasb.
Emma Jane Godwin, Cornelia Lar
kins, Elyce Broak, Sara Carter,
Joanne Mercer, Alice Murray, Faye
Moore, Shirley Justice, Hazel
Swart, Adelaide Johnson, Lila,
Eward, Shirley Ritter, Betty
Brown, Louise Raynor, Bernice
Jordan, Pat Swart, Marie Swan-t
Geraldine Knowles, Lucy Groot,
Tysula Theodore, Roma McDougal,
Dorris Harrell, Carl Henry and
Rodney Dane.
Henrietta, the hen that laid the
golden e*ggs, Juliana, the tapping
cow and Blunderbuss, the orge
were outstanding in their role of
Norma Smithson and David Seit
ter directed an 8th grade group
in making the stage scenery, while
Rose Jane Merritt and Helen Swart
led a group in making and decor
ating the properties for the stage.
The monthly analysis of activi
ties at the Wilmington North Caro
lina State Employment Service
offices is expected to be ready for
release today, it was announced,
Miss Louise Harwick and Mrs.
W. V. Best, case workers with the
New Hanover county welfare de
partment, left for Raleigh yester
day to attend a two-day orientation
course in Social Welfare.
Robert G. Hodgkin, Jr., Atlantic
Coast Line photographer is attend
ing the convention of the North
Carolina Press Photographers As
sociation in Winscon-Salem this
week, it was announced yesterday.
Mrs. T. B. Sikes and small son,
Horace Michael, returned Friday
from Miami, Fla., where they have
been vacationing for several
Miss Lizzie Padrick, 109 North
Ninth St., is a patient at the
James Walker Memerial hospital.
Mr. and Mrs. James Battle
have returned to their home in
Nichols, S. C., after spending the
weekend as the guests of Mr. and
Mrs. Mills Hunter at their home
in Brookwood.
Mrs. Fulton T. Allen, who recent
ly returned from New Bern, is
now making her home with her
daughter-in-law, Mrs. Lloyd C.
Allen at 105 North Fifteenth St.
Friends of Mrs. Dorothy Darden
Hewlett, will regret to learn that
she is a patient in the James Walk
er Memorial hospital.
It is estimated that more than
a half million people in Europe
were put to death as witches be
tween the 15th end 18th centuries.
who prior to her marriage in
March was Miss Sara K. Roberson
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. J.
Roberson of Raleigh. The wedding
toe» place at the home of the
groom’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.
C. Ganey in Wilmington. The
couple are now making their kome
Club- Lists
Winners In
Winners of the duplicate contract
bridge tourney held Friday night
at the Cape Fear Country club w°re
as follows:
North—South, first: Mrs. A. R
Willis and Mrs. Bereneice Stellings.
Second: Mrs. Harry Stovall and
Col. Beverly C. Snow.
East—West, first Mrs. Charles
Becker and Mrs. B. C. Snow. Sec
ond Mrs. E. C. Hines and Mrs.
Lewis Orrell.
Others playing bridge in the Fri
day night tournament wnich took
the place of the Tuesday night
tournament during Holy Week in
cluded: '
Mrs. Oliver Hutaff. Mrs Emsley
Laney, Mrs. W. W. Storm, Mrs. J.
DalzieJ Sprunt, Mrs. R. B. Hare
Jr., Mrs. P. R. Smith, Charles
Blake, E. C. Hines, and Mrs. Mary
Nixon Hardwicke.
Miss Elizabeth Hardwicke, Mrs.
Bonner Thomason, Mrs. Charles
Lowrimore, Mrs. A. B. Cheatham
Miss Mary Ann Cheatham, Miss
Daisy Lee Woodbury, Miss Jane
LeGrand, Mrs. J. S. Zapf, Mrs. O.
Lang Hogan, and Mrs. L. Paul
Campbell and guest, Mrs. M. L.
Wright of Greenville.
Mrs. Frank Ross, Mrs. Bruce
Poisson, Mrs. Norwood Orrell,
Mrs. W. E. Curtis, Mrs. E. W. Wal
The Burgaw Book club met on
Thursday night, with Mrs. J. T.
Betts as hostess. After the busi
nees meeting, the program leader,
Mrs. Betts, presented Mrs. Ed
ward Farrior, who gave a most in
teresting sketch on “New Orleans."
At the conclusion of tne program,
Mrs. Milton Humphrey sang “Old
Man River ’ by Jerome Kern, ac
companied by Miss Margaret Betts
The hostess served Rusian tea
and cookies to the guest present.
bach, Miss Martha Stack, Ashley
Curtis, Miss Jennie Murchison,
Mrs. Louis Hanson, and Mrs.
Katherine Hodder.
Some of the ancients though
lightning was the sparks set ol
when clouds bumped into eac:
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