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Bluefield Daily Telegraph (Newspaper) - May 14, 1948, Bluefield, West Virginia Friday Morning, May 14, 1948bLUEFIELD DAILY TF.LLGRApH. BLUEFIELD. W. VA —PAGE SEVEN Church Class Honors Two Members Girl Warned Of College Boy Romance Ideas, Technique Mrs. E. J. Meyer and Mrs. N. E. DOROTHY DIX Dear Miss Dix: What would you think if you told a college boy that you loved him and he replied Riprson,    who    are    among    the    old-    that he thought very much of you, est and most    devoted    members    of    but that when he said "I love you” the First Baptist church, were nted to be real sure about ,    lt;-    The    night before I told him I th; Senior Philathea class of the £ledid“m church Thursday afternoon at the vT]np. rfninL chS lT YWCA quarters, on Federal street, L r St J hSd ^\ and each was presented a shower f d J    P    «    in    5 of useful and attractive gifts. ° y °r two so we could sa\e ° .    .    .    some money? The presents were contained in ■HMH: ,, "Y$. • -< Ii, • • a toy wheelbarrow, and were brought into the room by Mar- Do you think that he loves me and is holding back to make me garet lie Meyer and Richard Mc- ProYe my *ove., do y0!? think Laughlin. The little girl is Mrs. he ls Just an°ther Romeo. Meyer’s granddaughter, and the    B.    M. little boy is a close friend and also Answer: Nobody can look into calls Mrs. Meyer “Grandmother.” the heart of a college boy and tell Mrs. Meyer was in charge of the whether it is really palpitating Sunbeams, youngset group at the with deathless love, or whether he church, for about thirty years, is just trying to put on a roman -With Miss Jessie LeGrand at tic act. I take rather a dim view the piano, the two children sang of your case, for I think if the duets as features of the program, boy really is terribly in love with and Mrs. Philip Lilly sang a group you he wouldn’t be so analytical of songs.    of his feelings. He would know Mrs. Carel Thompson was how’ you stood in his affections, speaker for the afternoon, and At any rate, it seems to me that gave an interesting talk, imbued you are playing the game badly with a touch of humor, and based by telling the boy that you are in upon the books “Mama s Bank jove with him. That takes all of Account, and “I Remember the pep out of the courtship, for Mama by Catherine Forbes. She boys especially like to think thfet closed her remarks w’lth poem in j they are the pursuers instead of tribute to mothers.    the pursued. Mrs. Bob Wilson presided.    „ Mrs. A. H. Hurd, Mrs. W. D. ^    4 Mere Talk Iddings and Mrs. L. B. Lockhart • ^°n ^ ^a&e- seriously his asking were hostesses for the afternoon, i y°u y°ur vlews on a honeymoon. ♦—— 1—    That sounds like mere conversa- An announcement is made of the birth of a daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Adam Nagosky, Route No. I, Bluefield. Va., at Bluefield sanitarium Monday. Mr. Nagosky is with the Pocahontas Fuel company. tion, for he would be telling you and drawing a rosy picture of his feelings if he really had any intentions of marying you at any time soon. Dear Dorothy Dix: Divorce for a flimsy reason has no tolerance of mine, but there are certain sad situations that call for drastic measures, and I am up against such a problem. My husband is an alcoholic. I have been advised to treat him as a sick man and not as an erring husband. I have suffered every indignity at his hands, even to being knocked down by him before my children. Once I got him to take an interest in Alcoholics Anoymous and he attended two meetings, but that ended it. I have recently persuaded him to see a leading psychiatrist dealing with alcoholics and tl\ere seems to be an improvement already. There has been less drinking and not so often. When he doesn’t drink, he is a splendid personality, but when he drinks he is so brutal he could, and might, easily kill me. Do you think that if this present attempt at the solution of the problem does not succeed that I would be justified in a separation? But, unfortunately, even divorce might not solve anything, for he is devoted to all of us and would no doubt return from time to time to us and wrant to be taken back. But, on the other hand, if I continue to bear with him, our home atmosphere is stormy, unhappy and rough, no place for children to be brought up in. What shall I do? Either way is a bitter pill to swallow. Intolerant. Answer:    You sign yourself wrongly. You seem to have had the patience of Job in bearing with your unfortunate husband. But your problem is one on w’hich I can throw no light. It needs the1    r„mw^io^h rarH„n oi„h mot wisdom of the most learned    psy-    S    £    nf    m!    p    r f A    Avon    ttl0    hOII10    Of    MTS.    P.    R* FOX, course is best for vm, tn    with Mrs- James Dudley as joint nT,ltr •    you to follow. hostess. Mrs. W. E. Kidd presided Of course, drunkards do some- as president. the ^Atoh oHcs3onvmmfc d£ubt It was announced that the table done Inrinrp    *}ave    bench combinations to be work’ hut    h    marvelous placed    at the city park    by the worx, out the    men    who    come    back from the gutter have some core of strength in them that your poor husband seems to lack. Even the Alcoholics Anonymous warn those who ask for help that they can do nothing for them unless they have a great desire to be reformed. After Births Mr. and Mrs. Claude L. Simpson, 411 & Bland street, are the parent* Mr. and Mrs. S. J. Purcell, 330 of a son born Monday at B!ue-S. College avenue, Bluefield, Va., field sanitarium. Mr. Simpson is are parents of a daughter, Gayla employed with the National Elec-Dianne, born May 12 at St. Luke’s ;tric C3ij company, hospital.    I       — Officers of the Bluefield Sisterhood were installed at a meeting of the organization held Wednesday evening at the Appalachian Assembly room. Pictured above are Mrs. Dave Platnick, vice president; Mrs. Jessel Salzberg, president, and Mrs. F. Rosenthal, secretary. Absent from the pictured is Mrs. Sol Cohen, treasurer. These officers were elected at a meeting held in April. Cumberland Garden Club Has Meeting Community Club Of West Graham Holds Meeting Mrs. Paul Whitenack, Mrs. Guy Buchanon and Mrs. Claude Arm-brister were joint hostesses to the West Graham Community club Wednesday afternoon. The meeting opened with sing ing and a scripture reading by Mrs. Armbrister. A Mother’s Day theme was earned out during the program, with readings given by Mrs. Whitenack and Mrs. Buchanon. During the social hour gifts were given to Mrs. John Sprawler for being the oldest mother present and Mrs. Frank Wilburn as the youngest. CAVALIER CUT RATE BLUEFIELD. W. VA. 214 Princeton Ave.    Phone    9007 Everything for Your Picnic GAL. THERMOS JUGS — PICNIC PLATES FORKS — SPOONS — PT. THERMOS BOTTLES — ITC. GIANT COLGATES I Sc TOOTH PASTE PUTNAMS DYE 41c 8c $2.00 SIZE • I $1.80 SIZE S. S. S. TONIC Vitalis Hair Tonic $1.67 87c I LB. PRINGE ALBERT 87e FILM <12 or We Develop and Print Any 6 or 8 Ex posure Roll Film For Only...... 16 Exposures..............  85e) 25c club will come in next week and the group is planning to hold a picnic at the park to inaugurate the addition.    The project for the Cumberland    Garden club is to landscape and keep up the city I picnic grounds. „    .    ,, j    ----------, The horticultural committee of ail    reformation    has    to    come from    the “Festival    of Flowers.” for the within.    In the end. it is    will power    club reported    on progressing plans.! that does it, and if that has been Mrs. F. M. Cloyd as guest speak-drowned In liquor the case is er gave a demonstrated talk on hopeless.    [“Flower    Arrangements.”    and con- You have to decide for yourself ducted a superviesd workshop, what you will do. Personally, I giving the members constructive see no reason why a fine woman Pointers on arranging flowers, should sacrifice her whole life for A donation was made to the the sake of a drunken sot.    cancer    fund and an invitation __ —t— ♦---- read from the Appalachia Garden Mr. and Mrs. Armanis O. Wal- club to attend the movie art the ker of McComas are the parents Appalachian hail next week. of a daughter born at Bluefield      ♦ sanitarium Monday. Mr. Walker nictrirt DAR Mootc is employed with the Ashland Coal ^'STriCT UAK Meets company.    There    will be an all-day meeting = | of the Daughters of the American I Revolution of this district at the West Virginian hotel Saturday : beginning at IO o’clock. J All members of the John Chapman chapter who wish to attend j the luncheon at I o’clock, are asked to make their reservations I by phoning Mrs. D. M. Easley. 6525. or Mrs. S. B. Payne, 7468. SHUMATES* RADIO SERVICE RAD I OS-RECORDS-APPLIANCES PHONE R4I9 6 BRADMANNBLDG Moskifl? 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