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ip WASHINGTON, I). C, GUEST
H| Mr. McKinley Ttaylor of Wash
» Ington, D. C., spent the Christmas
■ holidays.with his sister, Miss Ruth
pH Taylor, of S. Wilmington Street.
TO RELEASED FROM HOSPITAL
|§, Mrs. Lorein Hall of 22 Lln
sgl coin Terrace has returned to
H| her home after being 111 and
ggu confined to Saint Agnes Uns
eal pital for s everal days. Her
Hll many' friends are glad to hear
H the good news.
The Willing Workers Club of St.
j|l Paul AME Church held its Decem
p9 her meeting at the ne\y home of
H| their president, Mrs. Nellie Smith.
B The members found out how much
||l talent they had among themselves
I Miss Mattiwilda Dobbs,
1 Married To Swedish Joi
I NEW YORK (ANP)—lnterna-
B tionaliy famed soprano Mattiwilda
H Dobbs entered into her second in-
H terraeial marriage here last week.
Pft She married white Swedish
H Journalist Bengt Janzon in
1| Grace Congregational church,
gH with an interracial team of
■ ministers presiding. They were
|il the Rev. Herbert King, Negro,
H and the Rev. J. T. Lundquist,
■ It was a second marriage to a
|9 white newspaperman for the 32-
I year-old Atlanta-born coiaratura
9 soprano, who recently became the
Sk second Negro to sing with the Me-
I tropolitan Opera Co. Her first mar-
I riage was to Don Luiz Roderiquez
9 Garcia de la Pitdra, a Spanish
I Journalist, in April 4, 1953, in
■ Genoa, Italy. Piedra is dead.
1 ’J&TA Zeta Phi Beta Sorority
|. I-lESI Inc., Raleigh
B ~ c —*irr~rrr —i —irmrrrmunmrini Tim |i; i 11 ■
In the true spirit of the Christ
■ mas Season ZETA ZEST wishes to
U devote this week’s column to a
I prayerful wish for peace and hap
-9 pinoss for the staff of this news-
I paper and readers everywhere.
I We sincerely hope that some
■ thing that we have reported dur-
B ing 1957 has, to some degree, fur-
II filer inspired or prepared your
•j hearts to enter into a real celebra
| tion of the birth of the Christ
| Thanks to My
CHRISTMAS ClUSr A^th
year olter ytor.
com * yovot o membyr.
MECHANICS & FARMERS
RALEIGH - DURHAM
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3705 HILLSBORO STREET, RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA TEL. TE 3-10/1
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by staging a Christmas program.
Mr. and Mrs. Carl McNeill
of 1212 E, Hargett .Street, an
nounced Ihr marriage of their
youngest daughter Miss Joyce
McNeil!, to Mr. Adam T. Shaw.
Jr., of Carthage. The wedding
took plaee at the home of Dr.
O. S. Bullock here on the ?7th
of November. The bride is now
residing wltbhcr parents as her
husband is stationed at Fort
Jackson, S. C.
MRS. Eula G. Borbee of Rte 1.
Morrisvilie entertained about 3.5
She met her present husband
last February in Stockholm when
he arranged a news conference for
her following a concert. Janzon, 44,
is a roving columnist for a Stock
The daughter of John Wesley
Dobbs, n railway mail clerk, Miss
Dobbs has won acclaim as a con
cert singer here in America, Eu
rope, Australia and Central Ameri
The first native Atlantian
ever to win a contract v. iih ine
Met Co., she attended Spell
man college and later studied
on scholarships at. Mannes
School of Music in New York,
the University of Mexico, the
Bcrshire Music Festival and in
She made her debut with Metro-
-pn ■ i A,
child. Into every home the senti
ment of ZETA ZEST may best be
expressed in the following borrow -
ed lines from an unknown author:
God bless the master of this house.
The mistress also,
And ail the little children
That round the table go,
And all your kin and kinsmen
That dwell both far and near:
I wish you a Mc-rry Christmas
And a Happy New Year,
Jfc C •
i. guests at her her home Thursday,
Dec. 2(i, honoring her house guest,
Mrs. Maggie Johnson, of Washing
ton, D. C. The Christmas dinner
consisted of turkey and all of the
trimmings, and was served buffet
Out-of-town guests enjoying
the gala-fete were Mrs. Mag
gie Johnson. Mrs. Eula Wil
liams Wash. D. C.: Miss Ethei
Greene, Mrs. Mary F. McClain,
Brooklyn, X, Y.; Mr. and Mrs.
Zackj Ellis, Mrs. Pearl Bell,
Raleigh; and Mr. William Co
| oke. Durham.
, ! Everyone enjoyed tire food, and
i 1 left with the Christmas spirit.
1 | politan at the opening of its cur
; I rent season last Oct. 29.
; Weekly Church Roundup
By Mrs . May L. Broadie
; CHRISTIAN CHURCH Sunday
(morning worship service: Church
i School at 9:45. Supt., Mr. Sher
! man Lewis. Morning worship nt
11 o'clock. Combined choirs, juni
or and senior had charge of the
music, under the direction of Mr.
Ernest Mas.senburg. A large au
dience enjoyed the sermon by the
'pastor. Rev. Howard Cunningham,
from the Book of Duet. 3rd chap
ter and 32nd verse.
YOUNG’S MISSIONARY C.M.
E. CHURCH Morning worship:
Church school at 9:45. Supt., Mrs.
Della Ford. Morning worship at
H o'clock. The senior choir had
Dr. O. S. Bullock Officiates As
IMiss Beatrice R. Martin Becomes
Bride Os Igal E. Spraggins Here
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Among those present at the lltb
Anniversary of the Sugar R,ay
Robinson Case Celebration,. was
famous New York Columnist
and TV Panelist Miss Dorothy
Kiigailen. who, along with Sug
ar Ray, ami in the afcsense, due
to illness of Mr. Hamilton Pos
ner president of I. Posner Co.,
charge of music, under the dir*j
. action of Miss Eettie J. Brodie. A j
laiye congregation was well-pleas-
Icd with the message from the
guest minister, Rev. W„ N. Glad
den of Columbia, S. C.
LILY OF THE VALLEY BAP
TIST CHURCH - Sunday morn- i
ing worship: Church school at 10
o'cio:k. Supt., Mr. Joseph Wil
! Hants, Sr. Prayer service at 11
I o'clock. Everyone enjoyed a won-
I derful spiritual feast.
UNION BAPTIST CHURCH
| Church school at.lo'3o. Worship
| service at 12 o'clock noon. The
I pastor. Rev. G. W. Mitchell, de
-1 iivered a good sermon from the
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I 3919 Hillsboro. Raleigh, N. C.
j Across Railroad—trunt at Method)
I WT Mull ■
presented a gold Wrist Watch
to charming Ramona Pasos as
part of the fir3t prize winning
as New York’s most beautiful
girl in the Miss New Yorker
Contest held recently. Miss Pa
soa also won au ail-expense va
cation to Hamilton. Bermuda.
(Foto by Bill Keno.)
; Book of Isaiah, sth chapter, 10th
! to 13th verses.
WILSON TEMPLE METHO
DIST CHURCH -- Sunday morn
ing worship; Church school at
9:45. Supt., Miss Nannie Morgan.
Morning worship at 11 o’clock.
( The senior choir was in charge of
music, under the direction of Miss
Nannie Morgan. Organist, Mr.
Leon Haywood. A very sweet' ser
mon was delivered by the pastor.
Rev. C. 1.. Gldney, and everyone
present enjoyed the services very
OBERLIN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday morning worship:
Church School at 9:45. Supt., Mr,
Mrs. Elizabeth R. Martin of Ra
leigh, announces the marriage of
her daughter, Beatrice Ruth, to
Mr, Igal E, Spraggins of Pitts
burgh, Pennsylvania, son of Mrs.
Mary L. Childs of Pittsburgh.
The ceremony was soleminized
Sunday, December 22, at 9:30 a.m.
in the bride's home, with Dr. O, S.
Bullock, pastor of the First Bap
tist Church, officiating.
The bride •Utiiiictl the Eta
. leigh public .schools and Is a
graduate of Shaw University.
aßleigli, where she Is now em
ployed as assistant registrar.
Before coming to Shaw Uni
versity, she taught In the pub
lic schools of Columbus and
The groom received the bache
lor’s degree from Wilberforce U
niversity, Wilberforce, Ohio and
the master’s degree from the Uni
versity of Pittsburgh. Ha is pre
sently teaching sociology at Saint
Augustine’s College, Raleigh Prior
to employment at Saint Angus- ,
tine’s, he served In the United ■
States Armed Sendees, did social
work in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,
and later taught at Prairie View
A. and M, College, Prairie View,
He is a member of the Omega
Psi Phi Fraternity.
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Yes, We All Talk j
By Marcus H. Boulware
The old expression of calling
person a “brick” as a complimen
originated in the ancient day
when Sparta was a strong militar
Once a distinguished citizen
came to Sn.irta. which was sit
uated on an open plain, and
he was surprised to find that,
unlike other large cities of
those days, it had no wall to
protect it. The visitor inquired
of King Agesilaus about this
The king of Sparta pointed t
his army and said, "There thou be
hoidcst the walls of Sparta te
thousand men ,and every man
The word "PAT)'’ is Welsh, ani
it is a survival of the ancient Brit
ish language. The beginning r,
the Lord's Prayer in Welsh i
Did you know that the terr
“cowboy” did not come to us fror
the rangelands of the West, bu
is instead a term that originate
during the American Revolution?
The name of cowboy was given t
members of a band of Tories wh
stole cattle from both the Englisl
and the American sides.
QUESTION: Please discuss th
meaning of the word ‘‘cop” whicl
we use to indicate a policeman.-
T. N. B.
ANSWER: The word “cop” 5
nr rtf up of the initials of the threi
words, constable of police, Instea:
of saying constable of police, thi
expression was shortened to “cop.
The word “ehiscler” has be
come so popular lately that it
is well to look into its history.
It Is not modern slang, for Ox
ford professors used the word
“Chisel" In the sense it is used
today as early as 1821. and by
1835 it was In common usage
in England. In an 1848 list of
Americanisms, it is referred to
as a Western word and there
is an illusion to chiseling the
people of California out of a
iot of money.
The Oxford dictionary define:
the term “to chisel” as to cheat o:
to chouse. The word “chouse” i:
supposed to have come from tin
swindling of Turkish and Persia!
Walter Curtis. Morning worshi]
at 11 o’clock. The junior choi
was in charge of music, under th
direction of Mr. Gaston Pulie 3
Organist. Mr. Edward Haywood
A very spiritual message wa
delivered by the pastor, Dr. Grad;
Davis, from the Book of St. Jobs
3rd chapter, 16th verse.
TUPPER MEMORIAL CHURCI
—Regular service at 11 o’clocl
wajs opened as usual with a de
‘votional service, under the di
rection of Miss Virginia Neal.
During the absence of our min
! ister. Rev, M R. Boone, we an
I pleased to say that Rev, T. V
Carter has served us quite ade'
quately in his place.
| Ha preached a soul-stirring ser
mon from the 15th chapter 0:
! Luke and the 24th verse. A beau-
I tlftil story of the Prodigal Soi
I was related and an importam
point was brought out that love i<
the greatest thing in life,
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH -
Sunday morning worship service,
Church school at 9:30. Supt„ Mr
W. H. Taylor, Sr. Morning wor
ship at 11 o’clock. The Men’s
Chorus had charge of music, un
der the direction of minister oi
music, Mrs. E.M.M. Kelly.
A large congregation enjoyed
a very sweet and uplifting sermcr
by the guest minister. Rev. Mr
Fleming, from the Bock of Joel
2nd chapter , 29th verse.
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WEEK P2NDING SATURDAY, JANUARY 4, 1958
merchants in London in 1809 by a
a Turkish chouse or embassy inter
s In the United Slates, we
y cruising taxicab driver who
think of a “chlseler" as a
muscles in on trade which
does not belong to him. Today
a man may chisel for cigar
ettes, drinks or small loans of
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