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THE WAYNES VILLE MOUNTAINEER
THURSDAY, AUGlST 7 J
Miss Rotha Honors
Miss Swift. Bride-
Elect, With Party
Miss Billie Rotha was hostess
of a beautifully aDDointed lunch
eon on Saturday as a courtesy to
Miss Haseltine swat, Dride-eiect
of August. Mixed garden flowers
were used in attractive combina
tions throughout the rooms.
Miss Rotha was assisted in re
ceiving her guests by her mother,
Mrs. Harry Rotha, and Miss Tillie
Rotha, and Mrs. Margie Blaylock,
of Orlando and Waynesville.
The guest list included the fol
lowing: Miss Swift, Mrs. W. P.
Swift, mother of the bride. Mrs
J. Dale Stentz. mother of the
groom-elect, Miss Jane Stentz, Miss
Mary Stentz, Miss Hilda Way, Miss
Sarah Jane Walker, Miss Mary
Lou Elwood, of Canton, Ohio and
Waynesville, Miss Hester Anne
Withers, Miss Jane White, Miss
Corinne Wagenfeld, Miss Thorn
aslne Stringfield, Miss Ann Cramer,
and Mrs. Malcolm Williamson.
Evelyn Craig Dances
At Garden Fete At
Evelyn Craig, well known local
dancer, student of the Marguerite
Hyatt School of the Dance, nf
Asheville, was one of a group ap
pearing on the program presented
on Saturday afternoon on the first
birthday of Bundles for Britain in
The affair was a garden fete
given at the residence of Mr. and
Mrs. Burnham S. Colburn in Bilt
more Forest and was attended by
several hundred persons.
ENTERTAINS WITH MELON
Edith and John Summerow en
tertained a numer of their friends
with a watermelon cut at their
home last Friday evening. A scav
enger hunt was a feature of the
entertainment and other games
were enjoyed on the lawn. Those
present were: Nancy and Laura
Winchester, Margaret and Doris
Blalock, Catherine Davis, Jennie
Greer, Helen Jewel Robinson, Bet
ty Bradley, also Fletcher Fergu
son, Richard Bradley, Harry West,
Elmer Harris, Richard Inman, and
Junior Davis. 4 - ,. ' .
Guests At Jones Farm
And "MaDles" Are Given
Musicale Sunday Evening
Mrs. J. T. Jones and Miss Lucv
Jones entertained the guests of
Jones Farm and the "Maples" with
a musicale Sunday evening. .
The program included numbers
bv Howard KemDer. violinist ac
companied by Mrs. Manual Jones,
pianist, and several selections of
popular piano music by Harry
Followine the Drosrram the
guests were served watermelon.
Enjoying the affair were: Mr. and
Mrs. E. V. Turner Mr. and Mrs.
Hawkins Connelly. Miss Danhne
LonnelJy, of Sanford, Fla.j Mrs,
Linton Allen, Miss "Happy" Allen,
Clark Jennings, Mr. and Mrs. How
ard Kemper, Mr. and Mrs. Manuel
Jones, Miss tvelyn Jones, Harry
Kobinson, Major and Mrs. Oscar
Walters. Mr. and Mrs. L. V Rop
ers, of Orlando; Mrs. J. Edward
M. Sheehan, of St. Petersburg.
Also Mrs. R, W. Blank. Mrs. A.
E. Pickering, of Delray Beach;
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Perkins. Mr
and Mrs. Arthur Wilson. Jr. 1Wi
Mahka Wilson, Randolph Wilson,
of Savannah; Mrs. J. T. Mundy,
Miss (Elizabeth Mundy, of Colum
bia; Mr. and Mrs. Hardestv. Miss
Louise Hardesty, of Gainesville;
Mrs. Jones, Miss Wilson, Ma. and
Mrs. Hewitt, of Miami: Mr. and
Mrs T. C. Norris, and Pvt. Johnny
Morris, of Fort Jackson.
Sets Movie Contract
f - .
Littla PtHrl M.rU RrVra tmnt.
prominent in the movis aho't going
rainui. x ne (mcago miss Da Deen
signed by Hollywood to appear m
BAPTIST WOMEN TO MEET
The Missionary meetina? of the
Hazelwood Baptist church will meet
in a circle at the home of Mrs
W. H. Snyder, Thursday at 2:30.
Miss Vivian Clark left Sunday
for a visit with relatives in Ash e-
yule and Biltmore.
Mrs. Fate McHone had a her
guest Sunday Mrs. Will Brooks
and Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Patton
Mrs. Rov Blackwell has returnen
after a three weeks visit to friends
in Newport News.
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Mr. and Mrs. I.vla Noland and
small daughter. Nancy, arrived on
Sunday from Newport News and
will spend several days in this
section visiting relatives and
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The event thrifty
women wait for . . .our
annual AUGUST SALE
OF COATS. Come in
today . . buy that winter
coat you want NOW . . .
before prices go up. A
small down payment
will hold your coat until
you need it.
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the new slimmer silhouette with modified dolmaa
sleeves, "easier" waistlines, slimmer shirts.
Choose your winter coat NOW. We can't guarantee
these savings later. , .
7.95 9.95 ;
Second Floor :-'J
The Home Of Better Values" :
Woman's Club To
Give Annual Card
The annual summer benefit card
party sponsored each season by the
Woman's club will be held at the
Hotel Waynesville on Friday night.
Playing- will beg-in promptly at
The prizes are now on display
in tne windows of the Massie
Furniture store, and have been
generously contributed by the
merchants and business men of
the community. A prize will be
given the high scorer at each table.
Those attending are asked to
bring their own cards. It is op
tional as to whether or not guests
make up their own tables. In
cases where they do not make up
tneir own playing groups there will
be tables made, up by the com
mittee in charge of arrangements,
so every one is cordially invited
to attend, whether or not thev have
planned their group.
Hotel managers and guests
houses are iirced to invito their
guests as this affair is considered
one of the outstanding of the sum
Mrs. Ben Colkitt is chairman nf
the committee in charge and serv
ing with her are Mrs. Dan Watkins
and Mrs. George Bischoff. Any
one wishing to make a reservation
may call either of the three or
may purchase a ticket from Miss
Ruthie Wagenfeld or Miss Carroll
Bell, who are in charge of the
sales. ' ..
Program Gives Wav
To Benefit Bridge
The regular Friday evening uro
gram Presented bv the community
center of the Chamber of Com
merce Will not be fivpn tnmnrmw
night, in view of the large benefit
bridtre nartv to be sponsored at
the Hotel Waynesville by the Wo
man's Club Mrs. R. 0. Coving
ton, official hostess of the center
will assist in the party.
The programs which are riven
each Friday nifc-ht between 8 and
9 o'clock will be resumed again on
the evening of the 15th, with the
numbers announced at a later date.
Captain William Sloan
Spends Ten Days Leave
Here Wth His Father
Captain William Sloan; of the
Medical Corps of the U. S Armv
returned yesterday to Camp Lee,
Petersburg, Va., after a ten days
leave spent here with his father,
Hugh J. Sloan. :
Captain Sloan, who is a member
of the reserve corps, was called
into service about eight months
ago. He is an instructor in the
Medical Replacement Service, and
is serving with the regular army.
Captain Sloan was locatml in Wil
son at the time he was called to
. ' ''''"'"-,
Miss Wilma Hovle has as her
guest this week Ralph Lucas of
Virginia Beach, Va.
Mrs. Lucius Hudson and nan
Billy visited friends in Marion last
weeK. r ! .. :
Mrs. Edna Schulhofer. nf T?Ti.
mond, Va- who formerly resided
here and is an annual visitor, al
ways stopping at the Hotel Way
nesville, has arrived for an ex
tended stay. With her this year
are her sisters, Mrs. B. K. Meyers,
of Philadelphia, Miss Inez B. Hel
ler, of Richmond, her niece Mio.
Jane E. Meyers, of Philadelphia.
one nas recently. Deen joined by
her aunt, Miss Rosa Strause, of
Mr. and Mrs. Pilgram Blanton
and Fred Tittle spent Friday in
parts of South Carolina on busi-
Mr. and Mrs. Carl Moody and
son, Darrell, of Canton, Ohio, have
arrived and are visiting their par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. Homer Snyder
Mrs. Killian Gives
Niece On Monday
Mrs. James W Killian enter
tained with. luncheon on Monday
in compliment to her niece, Miss
Haseltine Swift, whose marriage
to Lieutenant David Stent will
take place this month.
A color motif of pink and white
was observed throughout the
house, with the dining room in
white and green. The central
table in the latter room was cov
ered with an old imported linen
cloth and the centerpiece of mixed
flowers was flanked by silver hold
ers bearing long white tapers.
Smaller tables at which the guests
were also seated bore tne Dnoai
motif. The favors were minia
ture brides and grooms.
The guest list included the bride
elect, her mother, Mrs. W. F. Swift,
Mrs. J. Dale Stentz, mother of the
groom-elect, Miss Hilda Way, Miss
Corinne Wagenfeld, Miss Joyce
Juniper, Miss Sarah Jane Walker,
Miss Jane White, Miss Mary Stentz,
Miss Jane Stentz, Miss Mary Lou
Elwood, Miss Thomasine String-
field, Miss Billie Rotha, and Mrs,
Ellen Louise Killian Queen
Mrs. J. H. Howell
Honors Miss Swift
With Card Party
Mrs. J. Harden Howell was host
ess of a card party at her home
"Windover" on Monday afternoon
as a courtesy to Miss Haseltine
Swift, whose marriage the middle
of this month will be an important
social event of the summer season.
Mixed flowers in lovely arrange
ments adorned the rooms where the
tables were placed for playing.
When the scores were totaled
Miss Carolyn Rose was found to
hold the high score and Miss Hilda
Way drew the low. The honor
guest was presented a silver cream
Among those invited were Miss
Swift, Miss Sarah Jane Walker,
Miss Joyce Juniper, Miss Jane
White, Miss Hilda Way, Miss Mary
Stentz, Miss Billie Rotha, Mrs.
Calvin Houghland, of Nashville,
Mrs. Ellen Louise Killian Queen.
Miss Mary Lou Elwood, of Waynes
ville and Canton, Ohio, Miss Hester
Anne Withers, Miss Corinne Wasr-
enfeld, and Miss Carolyn Rose, of
Chicago and Waynesville. Invited
to join the group at the tea hour
were: Mrs. W. F. Swift, mother of
the bride-elect, Mrs. J. Dale Stentz,
mother of the groom-elect. Mrs.
Rufus Siler, Mrs. E. L. Withers,
Mrs. L, M. Killian, Mrs. James W.
Killian, and Miss Nancy Killian.
Miss Nannette E. Jones has re
turned to her home on Walnut
street, from an extended trio to
Birmingham, New York and Wash
ington, D. C.
A Fine Feathered Friend
half -starved and
la a garbag
As she fed hint
he became quite I
mow eats oat of T ."';
- ' her hand ' . f -
Deacons Will Be
The deacons of the W,
una wun a mt,..i..
Monday night a, M
light saving ,ime, at 1 4
Mr, and Mm nil! .N
plimenttothe menof 5i'
Any person , lue as
portation mav :7vm H
some members 0f th. v '
deacons and a u-..
ranged.- m t
Baptist Pastor And
Wife Hold Open
Rev. and Mrs. H. G. Hammeit
observed open house on Thursday
evening at the parsonage of the
First Baptist church honoring the
members of the congregation
Quantities of flowers were used in
Receiving the guests at the front
door were; Miss May Boone, Mrs.
H. O. Champion, and Mrs. J. C.
Miss Ophelia Montgomery, of
Woodsdale and Miss Helen Ham-
mett, of Great Falls, S. C, were
in charge of the register.
Serving in the dining room were
Miss Hattie Siler Freeman, Miss
Mary Ashworth Barber, Miss Ruth
Burgin, Miss Merrill Green, and
Miss Marion Morgan.
During the appointed hours a
large number of the membership
of the congregation called.
Masters Steve and Roy Black-
well, Jr., young sons of Mr. and
Mrs. Roy Blackwell, returned on
Tuesday , from", Tryon where they
have spent the past three weeks
Mr. and Mrs. Sandy McLeod, of
Lumberton, who have spent the
pasts month here as guests of Mrs.
Jennie MacFayden, left during the
week for their home.
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Junior Music Club Will
Present Recital Sunday
Afternoon, Parish House
The Waynesville Music Study
club of which Miss Grace Crocker
is counselor, will present a recital
at Grace Episcopal church Parish
house on Sunday afternoon at
The following pupils will be pre
sented: Jean Hyatt, Jane Wyche,
Jean Grouser, Aletha MacBlain,
Ruby Frances Brown, . William
Whitesides, Janet Abel, Doris
Grahl, Marie Strange, Bebe Med
ford, Phil Medford, and Dr. Edith
Friends of the students and the
club are cordially invited to attend.
.'. ' '
Col. and Mrs. William Ira Lee,
of Gatlinburg, were guests here-on
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one nas recently (U
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ox uosion, Mass.
Mrs. Geore. S
gram, of Danville, Va.
: The couple will make their i
in Franklin, Va.
tiu lueet, un iuesday
The woman, society of the J
odist church will hold thtt
wMV.j - uwcuug- on Auesdiv
...UUVu si, o:ou m tne churtk
lors. Mrs. Frank Ferguson
be the leader of the progrm.
Dr. and Mrs. W. L. Huhi,.
as their guests during the i
the Rev. and Mrs. A, J. Clem
nayesviue. Kev. Clemmei
pastor of the HayesviUe Bi'
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Davit
Mrs. Louise Brewer, spent
week-end in Shelby with
Davis' and Mrs. Brewer'i pen
Mre. L. N. Davis of HawlJ
and Mrs, J. H. Beverage of
iJetnei section, visited ooinU o
terest in Washington last weel
Are Arriving Daily
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