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Society - Clubs - Personals
Miss Harthcock Feted
With Bridal Parties
Miss Fay Ruth Harthcock,
lovely daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W.
0. Harthcock of Eden and bride
elect of Walker Lewis of New Or
leans, was honored by Mrs. A. A.
Scott, Mrs. D. H. Dew, Mrs. D
V. Russell, Mrs. W. W. Shirley and
Mrs. V. R. Netherland with a mis
cellaneous shower in the home of
Mrs. Scott at Eden Tuesday night.
The reception rooms were decor
ated with floor baskets holding ar
rangements of hydrangeas; the
mantle featured an arrangement
of sweet peas and dahlias and
other floral arrangements were
used in profusion throughout the
spacious home.
The guests were greeted at the
door by Miss Nancy Shackelford
and presented to the receiving
line composed of the honoree, Mrs.
Harthcock, mother of the bride
elect, and the hostesses.
The honoree was lovely in a
white satin and lace sheath with
matching accessories and a white
corsage. Mrs. Harthcock wore a
navy sheer dress and white cor
sage.
The refreshment table, covered
with a cutwork cloth, was centered
with an arrangement of pastel
summer flowers. Tea girls were
Priscilla Dew, Delores Dew and
Connie Richardson.
Miss Susanne Carson invited the
guests into the rooms where the
gifts were displayed on tables
holding bridal nosegays made of
sweetheart roses.
The table holding the bride’s
register was centered with a beau
tiful arrangement of magnolia blos
soms. Around sevents-five guests
signed the register.
Mr. and Mrs. O. L. Ellison, C.
O. Sudbeck and Betty Lynn Sud
beck went to Memphis Sunday to
visit Sara Evelyn Sudbeck, who
has been a patient in the Baptist
Memorial Hospital. Friends will be
pleased to know that she is im
proving daily. Mrs. C. O. Sudbeck
returned with them.
Mrs. M. M. Reed, Mrs. A. W.
Hooker, Mrs. Lee Kirkpatrick, Mr.
and Mrs. A. H. Kirkpatrick and
Miss Katherine McLeod were the
Tuesday guests of Mrs. W. D. Mc
Leod in Greenwood.
• DURANT NEWS
ANNUAL PICNIC HELD
BY WOMAN'S CLUB
On June 2, the Woman’s Club held
its annual picnic at the Holmes
County State Park with the follow
ing members present: Mrs. Billy
Binegar, Mrs. A. A. Derrick, Jr
C* Elmore- Mrs- Jimmy
Hand Mrs. W. A. Henley, Mrs. J.
M. Howard, Miss Elba Humphries,
Mrs. T. S. Humphries, Mrs. Wiley
Humphries, Mrs. R. E. Irby, Jr..
Mrs. Deck Johnson, Mrs. W. E.
McCune, Mrs. H. J. Montgomery
Mrs. C. E. Patton, Mrs. A. L. Ste
vens, Mrs. Roy Smith and Mrs
W. P. Taylor.
Mrs. A. L. Stevens gave the in
vocation. The picnic supper menu
included fried chicken, potato sal
ad, pickles, olives, pimento cheese
sandwiches, tuna sandwiches, po
tato chips, deviled eggs, Cokes and
orange crush, cake and home
made ice cream. Serving on the
committee were Mrs. Roy Smith
and Mrs. Wiley Humphries.
A short business meeting was
held and was presided over by
Mrs. Roy Smith, vice president, in
me absence of the president, Mrs
C. A. Doster.
The picnic was the last meeting
of the club year.
SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS
HAS MONTHLY MEETING
Tlie Bess Mitchell Sunday School
class held its regular monthly meet
ing Monday, June 8, at 7:30 in
the home of Mrs. Opal Taylor with
Mrs. Edward Osborne as co-host
ess. Mrs. Margaret Kealhofer pre
sided and g^ve the devotional.
Reports were given by Mrs. Har
old Brock and Mrs. Doris Lan
drum.
A delicious dessert plate with
Cokes was served by the hostesses
at the close of the meeting.
The Homer Brocks and daughter
Linda of Tchula visited the Har
old Brocks and the J. J. Gilmores
on Sunday.
i- -
Mrs. Edward Lee Brock and
Miss Vivian Backer from Sulphur,
La., and Mrs. Barbara Owens of
Lake Charles, La., were overnight
guests Tuesday in the home of
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Brock.
Four juniors from the First Bap
tist Church will enter the State
Memory Work Drill at the First
Church at Grenada Thursday,
rhey are Mary Jane Kealhofer,
Judy Engelmann, Larry Landrum
and Weir Kyle.
Miss Betty Jo McLellan Is home
for a few days before assuming
her duties as youth director of
the* First Baptist Church, Tuscum
bia, Alabama.
Miss Becky Phillips is visiting
relatives in Lumberton.
Mrs. Preston Wade of Yazoo
City was a recent visitor in the
borne of her daughter, Mrs. Harold
Brock.
Mi's. Sammy Kendricks is visit
ing her parents, Mr. and Mrs. N.
C. Hathom.
. Mr. and Mrs. M. K. Thornton
and family were Sunday guests in
the home of Mr. and Mrs. Carlton
Aldridge.
Mrs. Leon Engelmann, Judy and
Laura, were visitors in Kosciusko
last Friday and Saturday in the,
home of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Rigby.
Mr. Jimmy Hand was a business
visitor in Jackson Tuesday.
Miss Mary Jane Kealhofer has
returned from a visit with rela
tives in Louisville.
Miss Sandra Holmes of Sallis
visited Miss Jeanette Engelmann
on Tuesday.
Mr. and Mrs. Cliff Bailey, Deb
bie and Tye, of Carthage, were
Sunday guests jn the home of Mr.
and Mrs. H. L. Herrington.
Mr. and Mrs. Herman Odom, Jr.
and children, Cheryl, Charles and
Linda of Bay City, Texas are visit
ing in the home of Mr. and Mrs.
Herman Odom, Sr.
The Charlie Phillips family from
Jackson visited relatives in Durant
Sunday. _
REMEMBER DAD WITH A-GIFT OF
WEARING APPAREL ON fATHER'S
DAY FROM DURANT DRY GOODS
We Feature Such Top Brands As . . .
☆ Arrow Dress Shirts ☆ Hubbard Pants
Wash 'n Wear and ☆ Jarman Shoes
Regular Broadcloth ☆ Wimbly Ties
☆ Wings Sport Shirts ☆ Wings Pajamas
Hickok Belts and Accessories
☆ Samsonite Luggage
Interwoven Socks
☆ Dobbs and Hopkins Hats
Durant Dry Goods
ALL GIFTS BEAUTIFULLY
WRAPPED* FREE OF CHARGE
Miss Harthcock
Honored With Party
Mrs. C. C. Richardson and Mrs.
Chalmers Richardson compliment
ed Miss Fay Ruth Harthcock, the
bride-elect of Dan Walker Lewis
of New Orleans, Louisiana, with a
party Friday morning.
The house was beautifully de
corated throughout with caladiums
and arrangements of gardenias and
gladioli.
The honoree was attired in a
white polished cotton dress with
matching accessories and wore a
corsage of white carnations and
forget-me-nots centered with a
miniature bride and groom, a gift
from the hostesses. Mrs. Harth
cock, mother of the bride-elect,
wore a cotton dress and a corsage
of red carnations.
The guest list included Mrs. P.
B. Brumby, Mrs. A. J. Henrich,
Mrs. Chester Marshall, Miss Lock
wood Thompson, Mrs. Stanley
Adams of Greenwood and Mrs.
Curtis Adams of the Hawaiian Is
lands.
The hostesses gift to the honoree
was a bride’s book.
Mr. and Mrs. Norman Weathers
by have returned from Oxford af
ter spending several days with
their son John who has been ill
with influenza.
Miss Gwynda Hammett will
spend the summer in Jackson
with her aunt and uncle, Mr. and
Mrs. B. O. Belsel.
Dr. and Mrs. W. I. Dunn have
moved into their beautiful new
Mrs. W. W. Thurmond, Miss
Blanche Maddox, Captain and Mrs.
E. C. Reese visited* in Memphis
Monday and Tuesday. While there,
they were guests of Mrs. Alma
Westmore.
Mrs. J. H. Beall was an over
night guest of her brother and
family Mr. and Mrs. Tom White
head in Laurel Wednesday.
Mr. David B. Miles, Betty and
David, Jr., and Mrs. Joe H.
Moore, Mr. Wyatt Miles and Miss
Barbara Nabors attended the
Golden Anniversary of Dr. and
Mrs. H. E. Day at Duncan on
Sunday.
Miss Barbara Nabors was a
Memphis visitor Monday and Tues
day.
• Cruger
Chatter •
By Mrs. Forrest Flemming
ESTES WELCOME
GRANDSON
Mr. and Mrs. Eldwyn Darden
are proud to announce the arrival
of a son, Robert Morgan, bom on
Sunday, May 7, in Washington, D.
C. Mrs. Darden is the former
Frances Estes, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. M. W. Estes of Cruger.
Mrs. Estes flew to Washington to
join in welcoming her new grand
son wit hher grandchildren, Camie
and J. J.
Mr. and Mrs. Jake Parker spent
Sunday in Grenada visiting rela
tives.
Cruger is sorry to lose its Me
thodist pastor, Rev. Sissiee and
his family. All their friends wish
them a lot of happinness as they
make Kilmichael their new home.
Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Bonner, Jr.
IU1U V1IUU1VU VJL V V 1*1 L
ing in Cruger.
Sunday visitors in the M. W
Estes home are Rev. and Mrs. J.
E. Welbome and daughters. Gail
and Deborah of Jackson and Mr.
and Mrs. Bob Gillespie and daugh
ter, Sue of Tchula. Gail Welbome
remained with the Estes and Mrs.
Estes mother, Mrs. Campbell, for
a week’s visit.
Mr. and Mrs. J. I. Wilson and
children and Mrs. H. Watkins of
Jackson visited the Grey Griffins
last Sunday.
Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Harvey
Harris helped celebrate a wedding
anniversary dinner for their son
and his wife, Mr. and Mrs. Bill
Harris, in the Emmett Mortimer
home in Winona. Mrs. Harris ac
companied Bill and Annette and
their children home for a few days
visit.
Airman Second Class David
Clark of Perin AFB, Texas, spent
a few days in Cruger with his wife,
the former Miss Mildred Adcock.
Miss Joyce Childress has re
turned to Tutwiler after a week’s
visit with Mr. and Mrs. T. E.
Guest. Joyce attended Vacation
Bible School at the Baptist Church
during her visit.
' TRUE’S BARBER SHOP
Next Door To Theatre
Lexington, Mias.
Four 4-H'ers Attend
Jr. Leadership Confab
By Barbara A. Moore
Assistant Home Agent
Patty Branch, Betty Sue Kille
brew, Mack Killebrew and Myron
Dillon attended the Junior Leader
ship Training Conference on the
Mississippi University campus held
Tuesday, June 2 through Friday,
June 5.
This was an all expense paid
trip sponsored by United Gas Pipe
Line Company.
During the four days on the cam
Hospital
Patients
HOLMES COUNTY
COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
Lexington, Miss.
Mrs. Georgia Self, Tchula
Mrs. Daisy Jacobson, Lexington
Mr. Billy Tate, Lexington
Mrs. Walter Moore, Lexington
Mr. Billy Rutledge, Lexington
Mrs. Jean Hill, Lexington
Mrs. Floyd McNeer, Lexington
Mrs. Tom Shepherd, Lexington
Mr. Billy Young, Lexington
Mrs. Helen Williamson, Lexington
Mr. Jim Bradley, Lexington
Mr. Buford Holder, Lexington
Mrs. L. E. Moorhead, Winona
Baby Boy Moorhead, Winona
Mr. Clifton Hughes, Lexington
Mrs. Eric Norquist, Lexington
Mr. Cecil Farmer, Lexington
Mrs. Pat Busam, Greenwood
DISTRICT TWO
COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
Durant, Miss.
David Allen Home, Durant
Allen Boyd Bishop, Durant
Mrs. S. C. McGeehee, ’West
Mrs. L. K. Howell, Durant
Baby Boy Howell, Durant
Mrs. Ray Edwards, Durant
Mrs. L. C. Jenkins, Sr., Sallis
Mr. W. H. Taylor, Durant
Political
Announcements
The Holmes County Herald ii
authorized to announce the follow
ing candidacies, subject to the
Democratic Primary Election of
August 4, 1959.
FOR DISTRICT ATTORNEY
DISTRICT 4
PARHAM H. WILLIAMS, JR.
FOR STATE SENATE
T. M. WILLIAMS
FOR REPRESENTATIVE
(POST ONE)
J. P. LOVE
(POST TWO)
WILBURN HOOKER
(POST THREE)
w. g. mcmullen
DAVID T. (Tommy) SLACK
FOR COUNTY ATTORNEY
PAT BARRETT
SUPT. OF EDUCATION
L. R. THOMPSON
FOR SHERIFF
COYIER FARMER
BEN MOORE HAMMETT
MRS. ANDREW P. SMITH
DOUGLAS SMITH
YATES B. BRUCE
FOR CHANCERY CLERK
PARHAM H. WILLIAMS
FOR CIRCUIT CLERK
henry b. McClellan
FOR TAX ASSESSOR
DENTON ROSAMOND
v ourcinvisun, diuii i
ROY BROWN
CLOWER JOHNSON
PEYTON A. JONES
LEE MAYO
FOR SUPERVISOR. BEAT 2
RAY CAMPBELL
E. C. “Pole” HOWARD
GRADY E. ELLIS
FOR SUPERVISOR, BEAT 3
W. LESLIE SMITH
FOR SUPERVISOR, BEAT 4
ESTELL SCOTT
JOE L. LIBERTO
SUPERVISOR BEAT S
RAY S. MELTON
D. E. RICK El .S
W. W. SALLEY
J. W. CUNNINGHAM
FOR JUSTICE OF THE PEACE,
DISTRICT I _
SHARKEY L. WHITE
B. R. HAMMETT
T. B. LEHMAN
FOR JUSTICE OF THE PEACE,
DISTRICT 3
C. G. MF.EKS
RUFUS NETHERLAND
H. L “Uncle Slick” UPSHAW
FOR JUSTICE OF THE PEACE
DISTRICT S ^
T Q KTTT T V
E. R. “Eddie” BUCHANAN -
J. M. WATT
CONSTABLE BEAT I
I. B. (TED) UPSHAW, JR.
FOB ROf TRUITT
FOR CONSTABLE, BEAT 2
FRED L. TAYLOR
AUDIS HATHCOCK
MARION WEEKS
CONSTABLE BEAT 3
R. P. (Bob) GILLESPIE
W. T. (THOMAS) RICHARDS
pus these boys and girls were given
opportunities to participate in
workshops, in discussions, to hear
inspirational addresses, to make
new, acquaintances and to have
fun.
Friday was a very special day
as far as the Holmes 4-H’ers were
concerned. Mack KUlebrew was
elected northwest district vice
president. He was in the installation
program for new officers which
was conducted by Mr. M. A. Row
zee, associate state 4-H Club lead
er.
Later in the program all boys
and girls were presented leadership
certificates by Miss Earle Gaddis,
State Home Demonstration Agent
and Mr. M. S. Shaw, associate di
rector of extension.
It is felt that our Holmes County
4-H boys- and girls have received
valuable training that will prove
helpful in improving family and
community living through their
Junior Leadership program.
* Calendar
Of Events
Lexington Women's Clubs
B&PW — 2nd Tuesday 7 P. M.
Garden Club — 2nd Tuesday
3 P. M. at the City Hall
VJ*W- Auxiliary - 2nd Thursday
7:30 P. M. Ab Taylor Memorial
Home
American Legion Auxiliary —
■ 7:30 R M- Ab
Taylor Memorial Home
Lucky Twelve Club - 2nd Wed
jresday, 3:00 P,M, ™
member.
Eastern Star — 1st Friday, 7:30
P. M. Masonic Hall
D.A.R. — 1st Thursday, 7:30 P.M.
Home of ciuo member.
Home Demonstration Ciub — 1st
Thursday
Lexington Jr. HD Club — Fourth
Tuesday, 7:30 P. M. at the City
Hall.
Arts and Crafts Sewing Club —
3rd Thursday, Home of dub
member.
Forget-Me-Not dub — 3rd Thurs
day 3 p.m. Home of dub Mem
ber.
Lexington Men's Clubs
Rotary dub — Eveiy Tuesday
12:00 Noon, Grammar School
Lions dub — 1st and 3rd Monday
7:30 P.M. Grammar School
Methodist Men’s dub — Second
.Tuesday, 7 P. M. at the Church
Lexington Lodge No. 2a — 2nd
Monday, 7:30 P.M.
Lexington Chapter No. 9 — Sec
ond Thursday, 7:30 P. M.
Lexingjon Council No. 3 — 3rd
Thursday, 7:30 P. M.
Lexington Commandry No. 3 —
3rd Tuesday, 7:30 P.M.
V.F.W. Post 2589 — Business
Meeting, 1st Tuesday, 7:30, Ab
Taylor Memorial Home —
Social Meeting, 3rd Tuesday,
7:30, Ab Taylor Memorial Home
Big Black Farmers dub — 2nd
Thursday, 7:30 P. M. Holmes
Jr. College.
Daniel W. Beall American Legion
Post No. 18 — 1st Thursday at
7:30 p.m.
Durant Women's Clubs
American Legion Auxiliary, 2nd
Tuesday, 7:30 P. M.
Castalian Street Garden dub —
1st Thursday, 9 A. M.
Hairdressers Association — 3rd
Tuesday, 7:30 P. M.
Twentieth Century dub — 2nd
and 4th Tuesday, 3:00 P. M.
O. E. S. — 3rd Wednesday, 3:00
P. M.
B&PW dub — 2nd and 4th Thurs
day, 7:30 P.M.
Durant Men’s Clubs
Lions Club — 2nd and 4th Friday,
7:30 P. M.
Rotary Club — Every Friday,
12:00 Noon
Castallian Lodge FAM — 4th
Tuesday, 7:30 P.M.
American Legion — 2nd Tuesday.
7:30 PM.
Methodist Men’s Club — 2nd
Wednesday, 7:30 P. M.
P.T.A. — 3rd Thursday, 7:30 P.M
School
Gamma Club — Every Other
Thursday, 3:00 P.M.
Home Demonstration Club — 3rd
Tuesday.
Tchula Women’s dubs
Tchula Sewing Club — Every
Other Wednesday
Thursdays
Eastern Star — 1st and 3rd
American Legion Auxiliary — 3rd
Friday, 2:00 P.M.
Tchula Men’s dubs
American Legion Post 515 — 1st
Monday, 8:00 PJd.
Lions Club —Every other Monday
Pickens Women’s dubs
Garden Club — 2nd Tuesday
Her! ge Club — Second Tuesday
H.T.D. Club — Second Tuesday
As You Like It Club—3rd Tuesday
Eastern Star — Second Tuesday
P.T.A. — Third Tuesday
Girl Scouts and Brownies — Each
Monday
Pickens Men’s dubs
Rotary Club — Each Wednesday
Chamber of Commeroe (Directors
—Third Tuesday
Masonic Lodge — Third Friday
V.F.W. — Second Tuesday
Boy Scouts — Each Monday
WEST CLUBS
W.S.C.S. - 1st and 3rd Monday
P.T.A. - 3rd Wednesday 3:45 p.m.
H.D. Club - 2nd Tuesday afternoon
O.E.S. - 1st & 3rd Monday nights
Skating Rink - Adults Thursday
night; Young folks Friday &
Saturday nights
Garden Club - 2nd Thursdays
Boy Scouts - Every Monday night
7:00 p.m.
GUION’S
SUPER MARKET Open all Day Wed
Durant’s Complete Shopping Center
Telephone 360 or 361 Plenty Free Parking We Deliver
600 South Jackson St. Just Below Talon, Inc.
Prices Effective June 11-15
SWIFTS WORTHMORE
BaCOIl Sliced Tray Pack J Lb. 39c
BARBECUING TIME FIRST CUT CENTER CUT
Pork Chop Lb. 39c Lb. 59c
PICNIC TIME ~~ BRISKET
Wieners 3 Lbs. 89c Stew Meat Lb. 25c
BARBECUING TIME
Fresh Pork Ribs 3 t« 5 sue Lb. 45c
STOKELY’S NO. SOS EXTRA SMALL
Party Early Peas 2 cans 49c
STOKELY’S NO. SOS
Small Whole Beets 6 Cans “1.00 I
STOKELY’S BLUE LAKE NO. 303
SmallWholeGreenBeans2cns.49c
HARDIN’S REG. 59c ,
Angel Food Cake 30c
YELLOW—50 LB. BAG
Corn Chops $1.79
PURE WHEAT
Shorts 100 lb. bag $3
DRY
Pinto Beans 1 Lb. 10c
SHOWBOAT NO. 300
Pork&Beans 10cn.$ 1
TASTEE
y
Ice Cream V2 Gal. 49c
BUTTERCUP
Salad Dressing qt. 39c
HEINZ
Sweet Pickles at. 39c
Jk.
OLD SOUTH—FREE MOP
Bar-B-Q Sauce qt. 59c
DEODORIZES
All Pine 2 qts. 99c
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