Dempsey's Dad and Bride No. 3
Hiram Uempsey, seventy-three-y ear-old father of the former world'*
ehftmpion heavyweight fighter, shown with hi* third wife, the former
Mrs. Hannah L. Chapman, who is thirty-six years hi* junior In
jauntily applying for ihe license at Salt Lake City, Utah, that plunged
him for the third time into the sea of matrimony, the aged bridegroom
gave his occupation as that of farmer.
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BERT WHEELER and ROBERT WOOSLEY
“HOOK, LINE AND SINKER”
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Mr. and Mrs. B. L. Howard wno
live on Thompson street announce
the birth of a little daughter on
Mr. and Mrs. Wiseman Kendall ol
Greensboro will spend tomorrow
with Mrs. Henry E. Kendall. Mrs
Charles Moss, mother of Mrs. Wise
man Kendall comes up from Spar
tanburg, S. C., to join them >r the
Mrs. Lee B. Weathers will return
tomorrow from Danville, Va. where
she has been spending a-week visit
Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Turner an
nounce the marriage of their daugh
ter, Leona to Mr. Albert Camp on
Saturday the 14tli of March, 1981.
Mrs, B. H. Queen and two child
ren, Dorothy and Betty Jo, Mrs. L.
Z. Huffman and Miss Pearl Ly
brand motored to Gastonia Tues
day. They also visited the Ortho
Miss Pearl Lybrand. Miss Minnie
Bellfe Flowers and Mr. and Mrs
Frank Flowers of CherryvV.le, Miss
'ouise Lybrand and Mr. Lawrence
Lybrand -spent Sunday in Cba'ioUe.
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Matthai
announce the birth of a daughter,
Norma Elaine, on March 13 at the
Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Hoey, jr., of
Canton, are expected to spend the
week-end here as guests at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Hoey.
Miss Austins Brackett, Miss Alma
Newman, and Miss Flossie Grice
have just returned from a visit of
several days with Miss Newman’s
brother, Mr. Carl Newman, and Mrs.
Newman at Henderson.
Among those who attended the
funeral of Dr. Kemp Funderburk in
Monroe on Saturday were: Mr. D.
Augustus Beam, Dr. and Mrs. A.
Pitt Beam. Attorney W. S. Beam,
Mrs. Oscar Palmer, Mr. and Mrs
Grover Beam, Mrs, Dorcas Beam,
Mrs. Georgia Hickson, Mrs. B. C.
Houser, and Mr. and Mrs. Hoyle
•Miss Ann Boykin, Miss Sadie Bev
erly and Miss Muriel Wright are
spending this afternoon In Char
Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Morrison have
gone on a three weeks visit through
Georgia and Florida. While away
they will visit their son, Mr, Ivy L.
Morison and his wife at Moultrie.
Mrs. Roland Hamrick and children
of Shelby were the dinner guests, of
Mr. and Mrs. Brossie McSwaiu Sun
day at Lattimoie.
Mrs. L. E. Ligon who has oeen
suffering intense pain with rheu
matism for the past two weeks, un
derwent an operation at the Sheibv
hospital on Tuesday and is now
resting some better. Her daughter,
Mrs. Frank Hull, of Charlotte, is
here at her bedside.
Miss Ruth Wliisonant is in the
Shelby hospital where she under
went an operation for removal of
tonsils this morning.
Little Virginia Falls, who was run
over "by an automobile last Saturday
evening, is getting along nicely at
her home on W. Warren street. She
was able to leave the hospital last
Mr. A. C. Farmer, who ha* been
| employed with the Best Furniture
I Co. here for sometime. left this
mornings for Spring Hope, in the
; eastern part of the state where he
; will be located in the future. Mrs
! Farmer will join him in a few weeks
Mr. J. L-. Young left last night for
St. Petersburg, Fla., where he will
1 spend several weeks on a business
Mrs. Irma Wallace, district deputy
j grand matron of the eleventh dis
trict of the Eastern Star, visited the
| Cherry ville chapter on Tuesday
j night and installed the officers for
j the ensuing year.
I Mrs. Julia Abernethy. of Ruther
i ford college, has returned to the
home of her daughter, Mrs. B L.
Smith, and Supt. Smith here after
spending several weeks with her
daughter. Mrs. Me. G. Anders and
Dr. Anders in Gastonia.
Miss Mary Crowell has returned
to her home at Forest City after
spending several days in toe Cin
colnton hospital undergoing treat
Mrs. H. J. Spry and Mfs. H. K.
iRtchbourg are spending today ip
Statetville at guest$ of Mr. and Mr*
©♦erg* ittehbourg. wuen th*y re»
turn h*me this evening they will be
aedompamed bv Mrs. Gedrge Rich
beurg. her little son. Oilbert, and
Infant daughter, who wi’l spend a
week here with Mr end Mrs H F
Mr. R. W. Shoffner and Mira. Irma
Wallace, county agent*, will attend
the district meeting for the Pied
mont agents to be held at Newton on
Mlsses Vevu and Inez Armour and
Robert Earl Armour, three children
of Mr. and Mrs. It. L. Armour, are
able to return to school today after
being ill for more than a week.
Mr. and Mrs. I,. R. S. Cnrnevin
land Mrs. Boyce Mauney spent Mou
I day in Charlotte.
Mr. .lack Miller, of Griffin, Gu., Is
spending this week here with his
Miss Faye Dellinger was the week
end guest of Mr. and Mrs. P. G.
Caldwell In Gastonia.
Mr. Jack Miller and Mr. T. J.
Babington spent Monday in Char
Misses Louise Ledford, Egberts
North and Mrs. Raymond Carroll
are spending today in Charlotte.
At The Theaters
Motorcycle cops in California be
lieved that clothes did make the
man. They attempted to a nest
members of the cast of “Up the
River" on their way to and from the
studios, thinking the players were
escaped convicts because they were
wearing penitentiary garb. Up the
River Is a comedy serene offering
running today and Thursday at the
The star nut team is baei at tile
Webb theatre In their fifth big
laugh hit, "Hook, Line and Sinker.”
Bert Wheeler and Robert Wool ey
and Dorothy Lee. This production
presents the two comedians in
straight comedy for the first time
since they met each other on
Broadway. The boys will be remem
bered from "Rio Rita," "The Cuck
oos”- and "Half Sot at Sunrise.”
Lily Mill Mention
Of the Week’s News
(Special to The Star.) ;
My Mill. Mar. 17.—There will be
prayer meeting at Mr. Charlie Hay
nes' on Friday night at 7:15, j
MLsse3 Tansy Mull and Vangie
Haynes spent Saturday night with j
Miss Ruby Foushec at Cherryville. j
Mr. Zero Bivins and family Mrs
Addie Morehead and baby ur.d Mr.
and Mrs. Major Anderson motored
to Lincolnton Sunday* to see rela
Mr. and Mrs. Odus Mull and baby
and Miss Mary- Sue Hasting - and
Miss Beatrice Mull motored ,« Mor
ganton Sunday to see relative;;
Mr. Cullen Fortenberry end fam
ily visited Mr. Zero Hasting and Mr.
Charlie Haynes Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Kelly Fisher and
baby motored to Mr. Elvin Fisher s
In Catawba county Sunday.
Mr. Clarence Fisher and wife vls
i ited. Mr. Horne Toney near Golden
Casar News Notes
Of Personal Items
Xintli Grade Entertain* Tenth
Grade At Home of Miss
'Special to The Star.i
Casar, Mar. IT—The Casar school
teachers spent the week-end at
Miss Willard Brackett spent the
week-end with Miss Mary Fergu
son in South Carolina.
Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Hoyle and
children visited Mrs. Hoyle’s par
ents Sunday afternoon.
I The many friends of Miss Nettie
jLee Ramsey gave her as surprise
I party Saturday night.
Misses Mae Ramsey, Bonnie Lee
Walker and others who are in school
at Boone spent the week-end at
Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Queen and
little daughter of Polkvllle spent
the week-end with Mrs. Queen’s
parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lemmle Self
Miss L. C. Mode spent Saturday
night with Miss Mamie Fortenbery.
The ninth grade of Casar high
school gave a party in honor of the
tenth grade Saturday night at the
home of Miss Pauline Hoyle, Among
those who attended were: Troy
Page, Hoyle Self, Mamie Forten
bery, Effie Walker, Gwendolyn
Hoyle, A. B. Robertson. Elmer
Downs, Edith White, Gillie De
veney, Cletus Newton, Mary D.
Self, L. C. Mode, Irene Self, Buren
Wortman and Ernest Self.
Mrs. Lester Wortman has flu at
Mr. and Mrs. Lemmle Hoyle and
children spent Sunday afternoon
with Mrs. HoyM's sister, Mrs- Lsstar
Miss Mamie fortenbery spent
Sunday night with Miss L. C Mode.
Miss Lunette Queen spent Sunday
afternoon with Mis? Irene Self
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