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Leroy Scott of Washington spent
Sunday here visiting friends. '
v Mr. and Mrs. Fred I. Sutton, Sr.,
ofhiKinston, spent the week end
T. and Mrs. W. M. Barwick and
son Jimmy, spent the week end
In. New Bern with Mr. Barwick's
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Freeman
hafo moved from their home on
2$(i Evans Street to an apartment
on Bridges street. '
Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Collins
end in Winston-
Salem attending the graduation' ex
ercises of Salem College.
paul Griffin, of Wake Forest,
srjrnt the week end with his pa
rAits, Rev. and Mrs. J. C. Griffin.
ptev. and Mrs. J. C. Griffin, at
tended a union meeting in Davis
Mrs. Rudolph Dowdy left Mon
y to attend summer school at
the University of Michigan.
Miss Garyibel Windell spent the
wfcck end in Rock Hill, S. C. where
silo attended the graduating exer
ciles of Winthrop College of which
sne is a 1947 graduate.
Misses Mildred, Kthel, and Ada
Vthitohurst and Mrs. Julius Dun
c?n spent Saturday shopping in
N ?w Bern. ,
Richard Whitehurst has return-
home after spending several
dfys in Raleigh and Chapel Hill.
Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Wicker, of
ichmond, Va. spent this week
end with Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas
Ed Davidson has returned to
Columbia, S. C, after spending the
week end with Mrs. Davidson.
Miss Mable Rich, formerly
anford, Conn., has taken
aiartmenl at the Inlet Inn.
IMisi Kathcrinc Dear returned to
rsey City, N. J., on Monday after
spending the week end with her
sifter, Mrs. Lockwood Phillips.
IMiss Dorothy Sampson has ar
rlVed home from Woman's College,
Greensboro, to spend the summer
Hldays with her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Harold Sampson.
Mrs. Slimpson Entertains
At Series of Parties
Mrs. Quincy Stimpson entertain
ed with a scries of bridge parties
last week. .
On Friday evening the guests
were Mr. and Mr. Bill Chalk, Mr.
and Mrs. Malcolm Collins, Mr. and
Mrs. Kenneth Wagner, Mr. and
Mrs. Walter Morris, Mr. and Mrs.
Frank Exum, Mr. and Mrs. Ber
nard Lcary.'Captain and Mrs. John
Piper and Mrs. Bill Flowers.
High score for the ladies was
won by Mrs. Bernard Leary, who
received a string of white beads
Men's high, a pay- of bird prints
Was won by Mr. Leary, Mr. Ken
neth Wagner received a novelty
donkey for low.
Refreshments were molded
f-ream cheese pineapple salad with
salted crackers and iced tea.
On Saturday evening Mrs. Stimp
son entertained Mr. and Mrs. S. A.
Chalk, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Warren
Beck, Dr. and Mrs. Sam Hatche,
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Price, Mr.
and Mrs. ken Prest and Mrs. J.
High score prize for the ladies
was won by Mrs. Price and high
for men, by Dr. Hatcher. Low
score went to Mrs. Hatcher.
Similar prizes and refreshments
were given at this party.
Tuesday Bridge Club,
Meets With Miss Thompson
The Tuesday evening bridge
club mel with Miss Corel t a Thomp
son at her home on F.vnns Street
at eight o'clock.
Miss Thompson used floral ar
rangemonts of larkspur, gladioli,
fevor few and pansies to enhance
the beauty of her home.
Guests of the club were Mrs
Lonnie Dill and Mrs. Harvey Jos
Mrs. Robert Freeman won club
high for the evening and second
high went to Mrs. Arthur LaMon
tagne. Mrs. Joslyn received a vase
of lovely flowers for guest high.
Refreshments were coca colas
with nuts and candies.
Mrs. Price Entertains
With Dessert Bridge
Mrs. Richard Price entertained
with a dessert bridge party at
home on Shepard street on Thurs
day afternoon at 2:30 o'clock.
White gladioli were used to de
corate the home.
Upon arrival of the guests Mrs.
Price served delicious frozen fruit
' ffigh score prize, a porringer,
Mr. and Mrs. James Macy and whs won by Mrs. Qumcy Stimpson
Morehead Gitfy Hospital Scerie
Of'Beil-Best Wedding Saturday
The marriage of Miss Ruth Mae
Best, foster daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. .Charles Tolson of Morehead
City, and James Walcott Bell, son
of Mr and Mrs. Grady Bell of
Morehead City, was 'solemnized In
the. Nurse's reception room of the
Morehead City hospital Saturday
evening, May 20, at 6 30 o'clock.
Rev.. R. T. Willis, Jr., officiated,
using the double ring ceremony.
Prior to the ceremony a pro
gram of nuptial music was played
and traditional wedding marches
were used. '
A woodland background for the
ceremony was produced by banks
of palms. Standards of white
gladioli and lilies were used with
seven branched canueiaDras con
taining lighted white tapers.
Miss Wynn Harflman, of Kin-
ston and Morehead City, was the
bride's only attendant. She wore
a street-lengtn dress oi tomato reel
crepe trimmed with black lace.
Her accessories were black and she
carried an old fashioned nosegay.
The bride, given in marriage by
Dr. F. E. Hyde, wore a street
length dress of aqua blue crepe
fashioned with a sweetheart' neck
line, three-quarter length sleeves
anil an over-skirt of lace. Her ac
cessories were white and she car
ried a prayer book showered with
white sweetpeas and ribbon stream
ers. The groom chose Mr. Thompson
Viek as his best man.
Mrs. Bell is a graduate of the
Oxford High school at Oxford, and
has been employed by the More
head City hospital as a .practical
nurse lor two and one-half years.
Mr. Bell is a graduate of the
Morehead City High school and
served as a member of the United
States Navy for 18 months.
Immediately following the cere
mony members of the staff of the
hospital entertained with a recep
tion in honor of the bridal couple
in the nurses' dining room.
Glowing white candles with
white hydrangea blossoms and
greenery were placed in each of
the wi idows. Refreshments were
served from the long tsble which
was covered with.a white linen
cloth and centered' with a lovely
arrangement of white sweetpeas
and greenery flanked by white
candles. The bridal couple pre
sided over the tiered wedding cake
at one end of the table while pine
apple and lime punch was served
from the opposite end.
Miss Patsy Ballou presided over
the guest book and goodbyes were
said to Miss Christine Vick, super
intendent of the hospitaj.
'To Each His Own' Composers Hake
$40,000 Each, Write Other Songs
By Gene Handaaker
HOLLYWOOD Jay Livingston
and Ray F.vans are slender, long
faced young men in solemn, studi
ous spectacles and' 'loud sport
coats. Ray is a worrier, Jay a calm,
carefree type. Together they make
beautiful music. Their song, "To
Each His Own," brought them $40,
000 apiece. Their lyrics to Victor
Young's music helped make "Gold
en 'Errings" a current favorite.
Four years ago, Ray and J,Fay
hadn't $30 between them.
Ray, now 33, once wa a $t5-a-weck
New York City accountant.
He still looks like one. So, for
that matter, does Jay, 32. Jay
earned a like amount playing the
piano, daytimes while, nights, they
tried to write songs. They'd met
in Jay's dance band Ray played
clarinet and sax at the Univer
sity of Pennsylvania. Afterward
their band had toured the world,
playing for dances on summer
They advise other aspiring song
writers to crash this tough game
the way they did: Pester the art
ists. Offer, them special material.
They poured out their hearts
writing clever letters to Broadway
stage stars, got a nibble from Ol
son and Johnson. Soon they were
writing special songs for the come
dians. O. J., coining here to make
a movie, brought Ray and Jay
But that movie had its own staff
song writers. Ray and Jay, nearly
broke, wrote two songs at $100
apiece for an obscure picture on
another lot. One time caught the
ear of Johnny Mercer. Ray and Jay
hung around Mercer's favorite re
freshment counter just to say
hello. Stumped for a novelty tune
one day, he called them in. He
liked their stuff. His record com
pany needed a tune for Betty Hut
ton, which they supplied. From
there it was a short hop to Para
mount Pictures, where they now
have an office, two littered desks,
a typewritten a piano, and nice
They have 10 tunes in forthcom
ing films. They're most hopeful
for "Buttons and Bows," a bouncy
novelty on the give-me-city-life
theme, which Bob Hope sings to
Jane Russell while jogging along
in a covered wagon in the picture,
something speetilieular" hap-
nd, the way this semi-docu
mentary trend Js going, the movie
makers may be at the scene next
morning. Last Dec. 30, producer
Bryan Foy picked- up his paper
and read that.12 men had escaped
from the Colorado State Peniten
tiary at Canon City. Before the
last fugitive was recaptured three
days later, he had a screenwriter
at the prison.- -"''.'. V;
The writer lived eight days at
the home of Warden Roy Best,
combed the prison, quizzed In
mates. Several suburban families
terrorized by the cons re-enacted
their experiences for him. The
scenarist returned here and wrote
his script. Eagle-Lion studio then
flew a crew of 82, including 18
actors, to Canon City. The first
night's shooting of prison exteriors
was in 17-below-zero cold that
snapped the film and numbed the
cameramen's fingers to awkward
Prison barbers gave the actors
prison haircuts. The fugitives,
now in solitary, were interviewed
by the actors portraying them. Ac
tor Jeff Corey told Werner Sch
wartzmiller, leader of the break:
"I'm sorry they couldn't get a pret
tier guy than me to play you, but
you're ppetty goony-iooking to be
gin with." The convict laughed
loudly and said, "You'll do me
Some 1.200 convicts played them
selves for a day at $7.50 movie
extra pay each. They were photo
graphed marching into the cell
blocks and retreating into their
cells on orders of the fugitives.
Members of the Canon City Little
Theater played bit parts. The re
captulred prisoners Were Rhot
graphed Speaking a few lines from
behind "bars for an epilogue to the
picture. One says: "We'd have
made it If it hadn't been for the
snow." Another: "This'll be a les
son to kids."
The movie, "Canon City," is be
ing completed here. Crane Wilbur,
writer-director, says his most vivid
memory from the excursion is of
Mrs. Lawrence N. Oliver. She, a
small farmwife, slipped a hammer
under her apron and struck Sch
wartzmiller with it. The blow en
abled her husband and a prison
guard hostage to overpowe rthe
convict after he had held them at
bay for four hours.
ago, thinks be has found an equal
ly pulse-stirring patr, . -a -Recently
he lent Cathy and Far
ley to RKO as ill-starred lovers in
"Your Red Wagon." A director is
now rehearsing '- them - for Sam's
tentatively-, titled "Take Three
Tenses" Later they'll go a-feudr
in and a-lovin' in "Roseanna Mc
Coy,", the story of the Hatfield
nd the' McCoys. ' . t;'
Cathy, a slim brunette, has the
fragile quality of Teresa Wright,
Farley with dark wavy hair, looks
a little like Gregory Peck around
his sensitive, moody mouth. Far
ley likes horseback riding and ten-
WORE MORE MORE MQRE MOR
ns, Cathy doesn t. They ve been
to a few night clubs together, but
each has dates with other friends.
When Farley calls on Cathy, it's
to act out a scene from some mov
ie. ; v-;:;-,.-, ;-:
. When Cathy was five, her Negro
nurse exclaimed, "Book at her roll
those eyes) , Don't you know she's
going to be a movie start" From
Siluria, Cathy moved to Greens
boro, Ala., and ..later Oklahoma
City. After an agent got her a
Goldwyn screen test, voice coaches
worked a year, combing out her
Southern accent '
A movie casting director saw
Farley in a little-theater play
while he was still attending North
Hollywood High. He was in "North
I let s
The screen's newest romantic
team is a pair of shy 22-year-olds
who, to the chagrin of studio
spoksmen, show only a casual, pro
fessional interest in each other
afterhours. She is Cathy O'Don
nell, a ' schoolteacher's daughter
from Siluria, Ala. (pop. 200), who
played haodless Harold Russell's
sweetheart in "The Best Years of
He is Farley Granger, an auto
salesman's son from San Jose,
Galif., whose screen career was
interrupted by two war years as a
Navy seaman first class. Producer
Sam Goldwyn, who gave the world
Vilma Banky and Ronald Caiman
as screen lovers a quarter-century
Iv iss Lily Macy have returned
h ime after attending the gradua
ti n exercises at Woman's College.
T ley were accompanied by Miss
Rlitn Macy who was a member of
tie graduating class.
Ralph Styron and Alan Leary
h ive arrived from Louisburg to
si end the summer holidays.
Mrs. Bertha Stallings spent the
Meek end visiting her son, Clyde,
Washington, D. C.
Mrs. Louis Norrls has returned
nme after spending several days
Cumberland, Md., witn ner
ihughter, Mrs. Robert Himmlcr.
I Mr. and Mrs. Frank Swindell
nlotored to Washington, D. C. this
vleek end and were accompanied
lime bv his mother, Mrs. Bettc
Swindell who has been spending
slme time there with her daugh
ter, -.. 'V...
Mr. and Mrs. I. L. Woodcock,
ahd eranddaughter. Mrs. Ann Wll
lib and sons, Bobby and Jerry, and
Mrs. Leah Lewis attended ,the
homecoming in Ivanhoe Sunday.
Miss Hattie Smithson has ac
cfptea a position wun me mure
ad City "hospital.
I Mr. and Mrs. John Smithson of
Hblly Ridge, spent the weekend
fcre visiting relatives.
Mrs. Helena Harris, of Marsh
ahbers. Is visiting Miss Fannie
lAvta and Mrs. -Sue Willis.
and second high, note paper, by
Mrs, Robert Freeman. Mrs. Ber
nard Leary was consoled with two
Local Bays Join Army
Ward Ballou and Fred Hughes
were sworn in as members of the
United States Army at Fort Bragg
Wednesday, and have been sent to
Fort Jackson, S. C.
Son Born - -
Mr. and Mrs. Richard P. J oil iff,
of Morehead City, announce the
birth of a son, Richard Palmer, Jr.,
in the Morehead City Hospital on
Friday, May 28, at 12:35 p.m.
At birth the baby weighed 8 and
Announcement is made of the
arriage of Miss Nancy Elaine
ooney and Claude E. Hancock on
Skturday, May 29, in Morehead
Mrs. Hancock Is the daughter of
Kirs. E. M. Dewey of Morehead City
tahd Dr. John A. Mooney of Syra
cuse, New York. .
She is a graduate oi Ashley Hall
lit Charleston, S. C and attended
Lord-Avon -School of Art apd Dra
ma in Baltimore, Md., and the Co-
litmbia School of Broadcasting in
Mr. Hancock is the son of Mr.
d Mrs. DoU Hancock, of 1011
F'idges Street, Morehead City,
He Is a graduate of the More
farad City High School and served
s H'eral years with the Armed For
r s as a member of the United
: tea Navy during World War II.
' present he Is a student at State
( yiege, in Raleigh. ,
frfce couple will be at home at
l Tribes Street,
Make Water Tests
COLLEGE STATION, Raleigh
Safe drinking water has been one
of the main concerns of Pamlico
county , home, demonstration club
members this spring, reports Miss
Julia Dail, home demonstration
agent for the State College Exten
Since sanitation is one of the
important problems in the county,
the club members decided they
would conduct a water-testing cam
paign in all the communities which
have home demonstration clubs.
The goal for, the campaign is for
every club member to have her fa'
mily's water supply analyzed for
The chairman of the health com
mittee in each of the clubs is work
ing directly with the County
Health Department in .ordering
containers In which to collect the
water samples. These samples are
sent to the State Board of Health,
Raleigh, for analysis.
There are 273 club members in
the county. It is estimated that
1 . . L I.L L . "
wnen ine neaim cnairmen com'
plete the work in their communi
ties, approximately 350 family wa
ter supplies will have been tested.
Club women who have already
received water analysis reports
from the State Board of Health as
sert that the campaign has proved
to be most worth-while to them as
Salter Child Cut
Jeffrey Salter, four-year-old son
of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Salter, Front
St., Beaufort, punched a two-Inch
hole In his left leg yesterday mor
ning wnue piaying witn a case
knife in his home. He was treated
by Dr. L. W. Moore. Two stitches
were requlredto close the wound.
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Star" and ''Purple Heart" before
joining the Navy 'and recently had
an important part in Alfred Hitch
cock's ?Rope." ' Of Cathy's and
Farley's romantic ' unattachment,
studio representatives ' shrug and.
say, "OH, well, look at other screen
romantic teams. Colman and Ban
ky, Astaire and Rogers they
were'ot in love." .
Well, 'Rex Harrison finally got
the top of Linda Darnell's dress
ripped off, but It was quite a wor
ry for a lot of people. ".This is
like going into battle. Everything
has to work," Director Preston
Sturges cried gleefully.
Linda, beautiful as a well-rounded
dish of peaches and cream, asks
Rex. to zip up the back of her eve
ning gown in a scene of "Unfaith
fully Yours." The black lace gown
and its flesh-colored chiffon slip
cost $1,000, pretty little Bonnie
Cashin reckons. She's the costume
designer, and if Rex ruins the dress
top on one take, she has three
spares ready . The slide fastener
is supposed to stick so that Rex
furiously thoug haccidentally rips
off the whole top. It's sewn on
lightly with the thinnest thread.
"It better work!" Sturges growls.
Bonnie crosses her fingers.
Rex pastes down the loose cor
ner of his fake mustache. A hair
dresser combs his hair. "Make
that arc a hair hotter!" the Juicer ,i
bawls, and now the cone m light
beams focusin gon the actors Is
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