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El Paso Herald Post (Newspaper) - December 17, 1947, El Paso, Texas Wednesday dec. 17, 1947_ Bridge club entertained with dinner the annual Christmas dinner tournament of the Elpaso Bridge club was held monday evening at hotel paso Del Norte. Tables for groups of eight were arranged in the Spanish room and later guests played Bridge in the Garden room. Winners in the tournament play were mrs. H. A. Michael and mrs. Edith Pridgen first mrs. Marjorie Mcgrath and. Dave Harrison second tying for third place were mrs. Edith locker and mrs. M. Willis and mrs. Alves Dixon and c. M. Decker. The next meeting of the club will be Jan. 5 at the hotel. State representative sees adequate Revenue by United press Austin dec. 17.�?w. O. Reed of Dallas speaker of the House of the 50th legislature predicted today att the 51st legislature convening in january 1949, will have $50,000,-000 in the state general Revenue fund to Appo pirate. Reed said that this Revenue will enable the session to re appropriate the approximate $5,000,000 appropriated in the a a ghost Bills of last session and ineffective because the certificate of anticipated Revenue was not Large enough to include them. A record High income especially on Oil production taxes indicate a Good financial situation Reed said. Designed for you your dresses suits Coats normals wraps look right and fit right when they Are tailored just for you. Choose from Lovely material and let us fit your individual taste. Special orders turned out on Short notice. Mrs. J. Merkin 1842 Upson ave. Dial t-5148 Biggs Field groups plan f a to for 800 youngsters As the Holiday season gets under Way members of the Biggs Field woman s club and the Biggs Field enlisted menus wives club Are working with the special service office to Complete All arrangements for the annual children a Christmas party saturday at Biggs Field. More than 800 children will at tend the party making it the largest since the event was started three years ago by col. Newton Longfellow commanding officer of Biggs Field. There will be gifts and refreshments for All. The american furniture co. Has greatly helped with the party by donating part of gifts. Heading a the suggestion committee is mrs. Longfellow and aiding her Are Ames. Robert e. Jarrell Harry w Craig George f. Keene jr., w. F. Chapman Frank Mccaa Monte Beranek Charles a. Taylor Walter Wallace Louis Sopko and George Carpenter. The committee named As Santa a helpers is headed by mrs. George f. Keene jr., of the Biggs woman a club. She is being assisted by Mes. Monte Beranek g. H. Carpenter Earl Dowding Walter Wallace and w. F Chapman. Chairman of the refreshment committee is ivors. Louis sock it of the Biggs Fiel enlisted menus wives club. Mes Frank Mccaa Charles a. Taylor Robert f. Jarrell and Harry w. Craig Are assisting her. Children of Biggs Field military personnel numbering 350 will attend the party and 453 children will attend from the following Elpaso organizations st. Margaret a orphanage sat red heart orphanage san Juan orphanage Guada Lupano Day Nursery st. Josephus Day Home and sacred heart kindergarten. Card party planned the ladies auxiliary to the order of Railroad conductors is sponsoring a Benefit Bridge and bunco party thursday at 2 p. M. At the Owca. Prizes will be awarded and refreshments served. The Public is invited to attend. A mirrors. Finest Quality 9 Baker Glass co. Dial 2-3212 1911 Texas st. Ltd a whim your gift of a Thor automatic Washer any of these Thor features will make it a Welcome Christmas gift washes rinses Damp dries clothes it automatically washes dishes Silver even pots and pans automatically converts from clothes Washer to dishwasher with a simple change of inner tubs the Thor automatic Washer is two washers in one you can buy it As a clothes Washer. As a dishwasher. 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As we drove by the Wall in the old City of Geneva the other Day a Swiss told me that once upon a time their neigh Bors who were trying to conquer the City tried to scale the Wall and almost succeeded but were driven away by women who poured hot soup from kettles Down Over them. Its strange to think of the difficulties such a Little country had in becoming unified. Now they Are meticulous in recognizing the rights of minority racial groups. The new president elected the other Day Henrico Celio belongs to one of the minority groups. The papers Here give very Little news but from the Point of View of literature the articles which do appear Are Well Worth Reading. Because the death of Alphone Daudet the French novelist occurred somewhere near this Date one newspaper published a Long article about his books discussing his particular gift of describing people in All walks of life and of doing it with a love of human beings even when he recognized their faults. I do however miss the news coverage which we get at Home and i feel rather Cut off. One thing that emphasized for me the Small area of the country was an explanation i got from someone As to Why when i drove through an area where there were supposed to be Many Quot cows i never saw a single cow the gentleman whom i asked about this said a of course you never a cow they Are All kept indoors except for being allowed to go to a Small pasture about twice a week so they won t forget How to walk. Our Fields Are much too precious to be trampled by cows. You in America have plenty of land. We Cut our Small acreage Over and Over again to feed the cows and therefore save what they would otherwise this is a kind of Economy which our Farmers will be interested in but it does t make for having such healthy cows and in a quite sure that disease among them must be More prevalent Here than at Home. There is one thing Here which is done i suppose to keep out the cold Winter winds. Every window in our hotel is a double window and opens like a French window. If you have it open you get a tremendous amount of air but when both parts Are closed practically no air not even in a sure their coldest Winter wind could get through. I find i can buy a cuckoo clock and As that was one of the greatest Joys of my childhood in a certainly going to take one Home with me. As you know the watch and clock Industry is one of the most important in Switzerland. They Export 95 per cent of All the watch movements they make. We import about one third of their output and when they Send Only the movements these Are put into american cases. Airport program to feature girl scout dance Sei Brownie troop no 60, All girl Square dance team will be presented this evening at de Anderson Airport by mrs. George b. Barclay instructor and caller for the group. The set is unique in that four of the girls will be costumed As boys and will dance in the boys places. These girls include Anele Epstein Lorranine Tede Irene o Neill and Marilyne Lewis. Their partners will be Dorothy Zendel Tommy Elaine Wilson Evelyn Bradley and Margaret Barclay. These dancers recently presented at the girl scout style show at the popular dry goods co., will. Be guests of the Sun City promenades Square dance group appearing each wednesday evening at the Airport. The program will Start at 8 p. Id. And the Public is invited to attend. One set of Sun City promenades participated in a Square dance festival sponsored last week end in Ruidoso by the Navajo Square dance club. The group included or. And mrs. William Bulger or. And mrs. Louie Ratliff or. And mrs. Willard Deer Man or. And mrs. Merton Stevenson mrs. Jan Day misses Betty and Jean Ratliff Harry Felker and Tommy Gorman. 4 h the Bluebonnet Square dance set appeared recently at a meeting of the Roswell woman a club in Roswell. The set included messes. And Mes Jack Ponder Harold old Herman Gschwind and Herb Greg Gerson. The al paso nans were entertained with a dinner Given by or. And mrs. Donald Rose and or. And mrs. J. B. Pirtle in the Pirtle Home. Rats Roaches Stone dead Quick Hoa ii i afm it no Moll coddle a Ooth Tat syrup. It Kuli r�u., Loper. Roaches a Tony Ltd in Quick and not Ufuti. A directed on tha Label and them a to pm a to a a 1� m i circe As a contest d woman Artt your Drui Tut for Llo Hsong a Bat. 00111� and to act pahm�?89. Ask your grocer for it today1 the Ideal gift portable typewriters now available Shamaley co. Us s. Al Rau dial 3-6252 shrine will have child party sunday children of members of al Maida shrine Temple will be entertained from 3 to 5 p. M. Sunday by the daughters of the Nile at the annual Christmas party. Rev. Malcolm n. Twiss will relate the Christmas Story. Mrs. R. V. Griggs chairman of the party committee said plans were made to entertain 500 children. Mrs. L. R. Harding assisted by mrs. R. B. Tatman will arrange the program. Refreshments of Popcorn Candy apples and Bubble gum will be served by mrs. A. C. Snyder Fred Rosch s. C. Sims and p. C. Denero and their committee a members. A varied program of acrobatics tap dancing musical numbers and a picture show will be presented. Fire chief Joe Boone will be master of ceremonies. Johnny Drew will play Clown. Widow asks accounting on estate expenditures mrs. Clementina Loggins widow of a w. Loggins has petitioned for an accounting in 41st District court by her daughter mrs. Florine log gins Stewart Independent executrix of the estate of her father. Mrs. Stewart s husband j. Ostewart also was named As a defendant in the suit mrs. Loggins claimed that mrs. Stewart has appropriated to her own use some $3000 in farm rent als and $5000 in Bank deposits be longing to the estate. Or. Loggins an upper Valley Farmer died sept. 6. The estate includes 53 acres in farm lands. Coronado play makers Jean Wright and Julian Vande Walle say the villainous count de bran Covis in Lillian Heilman s Quot watch on the Rhine Quot on the new Mexico aggie Campus this week. 300 fill out cards at healer service three Hundred persons wrote their names and addresses and afflictions on cards last night at the coliseum As Rev. William Branham Faith healer conducted services. Several persons with bad hearing were treated by or. Branham with prayer and the laying of hands. One Small boy said a i can hear better now a after he was prayed for. Cancer patients were present. Or. Branham touched the base of the Palm of the hand of a cancer patient. Or. Branham looked for a red and purple color on the Palm after touch to indicate improved health. If no such color appeared on the patient there was Little Hope he said. One arthritis patient walked on the stage with help and after being treated by or. Brenham walked Lively away. The meetings will continue each night through Friday. Buses will run from san Jacinta Plaza to the coliseum at 6 30 p. M. Services Start at 7 p. M. Songs Are led by Rev. A. O. Moore pastor of the gospel Tabernacle. Biggs Field Resene service expanded in a reorganization of the u. S. Air forces air Rescue service areas of responsibility the Biggs Field detachment of air Rescue now has an expanded area to cover in searches for downed military or civilian aircraft or other emergency Rescue or evacuation operations. The new area of responsibility extends to include All of Texas the Northwestern Section of Louisiana southwestern Arkansas Southern Oklahoma and All of new Mexico. Primary Overall objective of the new plan is to enable the air Rescue service detachments Over the nation to utilize the communications areas of the air transport commands flight service in tracking Down overdue aircraft. With the same responsibility Atcas nine flight and communications service centers the air Rescue will be Able to provide More coordinated Rescue service to downed military or civilian airmen. As a result of this new organization set up the Biggs air Rescue detachment will be increased to 28 officers and 70 enlisted men and�?~14 air planes available to distress Calls any Day or night of the year. The detachment later will be assigned a Parachute Rescue team now undergoing training in the Rocky Mountain areas of Southern Montana. This team consists of one doctor two medical technicians and two survival specialists. Capt. Ballinger b. Moore is commanding officer of the Biggs Field detachment. Christmas party set special to the Herald past la tuna dec. 17.�?the ladies auxiliary of the u. S. Correctional institution will have a Christmas party Friday at 7 30 p. M. At the Home of mgt a. D. C. Black. The program will be the High school six teens singing Christmas carols. Water analysis baptists will hear Sermon by transcription a transcribed Sermon by the late or. George w. Truest will be played at the mid week services at Immanuel Baptist Church today at 7 30 p. M. A building program drive will be discussed after the Sermon. Poetry group meets special to the Herald past Anthony dec. 17.�?mrs. Anders p. Hansen writer of verse invites anyone interested in the study of poetry to meet with her at her Home on monday of each week at 1 p. M. The study group will take up the first 300 years of american verse. A Short talk on modern verse will be Given at each meeting. Roswell officer Dies As Auto turns Over 13y United press Carlsbad dec. 17.�?lieut. Marion e. Mcclenton 25, was killed 12 Miles North of Here on u. S. Highway 285 when the car he was driving left the Highway end turned Over on top of him state police said today. State patrolman William Lewis said that the Roswell army air base officer apparently fell asleep As he was driving toward Carlsbad. Consider new Highway by United press Austin dec. 17.�?Texas Highway commissioners today considered the proposal for a straight line 55-mile Highway from Houston to Eagle pass. Just in time for Christmas giving the Imperial has Elpaso testing Laboratory Box 1505 dial 2-3831�?opposite Cement Plant commission again okays county paving plan the City plan commission again has approved a plan to Call on the county to pave Boone and Crockett streets. The action was taken at a commission meeting late yesterday. The group ruled that it would be impractical for the City to pave the connecting streets through the usual property assessment method since they Are bordered by two cemeteries and a drainage ditch in addition to running Between Washington Park and Dudley Field. Masonic Lodge elects special to the Herald Post Anthony dec. 17.-Arthur f. Zent was elected worshipful master of masonic Lodge no. 48 at a recent meeting. Other officers c. E. Donovan senior Warden Hugh Derham Junior Warden w. H. Gossett Secretary s. C. Kilgore treasurer. Go insurance Deacon extended to july 31 by International nets service Washington dec. 17.�?the veterans administration announced today Extension of the deadline for reinstatement of National service life insurance from dec. 31, 1947, to july 31, 1948. I insurance policies May be reinstated without physical examination inmost cases up to the new deadline. The a said lapsed policies Are 13,300,000 i. Number representing a value of $114,813,000,000. Or 6. Oliver Dickson optometrist 213-213-214 al Paio National Bank bid. Etes examined it glasses fitted dial 3-8241 for Christmas the most treasured gift for the least Money is your photograph. Cote in and see our specials. Fine arts studio 309 Abdou bldg. 2-6152 expert shoe repairing of every Type Ilaff and whole soles rubber and leather heels a invisible sole a rubber and t leather top lifts a braces a dancing taps a Llewel and toe plates. All work guaranteed service while you wait Christophers Brace and limb co. Sis n. Cedar st. Five Points for immediate delivery a limited number of Westinghouse 7 cubic it. Amp 9 cubic it. 1947 Model electric refrigerators and Westinghouse laundromats automatic washers come by phone or write us today Tel Pasos Friendly furniture store Impe in m a t u or. A. O i p p v 116-24 South Stanton Street dial 3-3463 always a favorite gift a. At Chris Foo or anytime Poh parrots make a perfect gift Lor growing boys and girl. Children adore poll Parrot for their grown up style. You la cherish the better foot Protection and longer Wear. /j�?,t5ut> porn Pitrof thou Fot Florand Clatt shoes $4.95 to $5.95 Cowboy boots $8.50 and $9.50 216 n. Stanton st. Dial 2-7672 Good shoes for the e Nti re family worlds busiest Man knows where to pause pub ask return empty bottles promptly ask for it either Way. Both Trade Marks mean the same thing. 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