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Elected to Society
Eight senior students in A&M
Consolidated high school have been
elected to membership in the Na
tional Honor society.
Choden by a faculty committee,
they were selected because of su
perior scholarship, service, leader
ship and character.
At Recent Tea
New officers for the La
Villita chapter of the Daugh
ters of the American Re
volution were installed at a
tea Thursday afternoon at the
Greeting guests at the door were
Mrs. R. E. Patterson, regent, and
Mrs. P. B. Brown, regent-elect.
New officers were installed by
Mrs. Patterson. Mrs. Dan Scoates,
chaplain, led the members and
guests in the Lord’s Prayer and
the Pledge of Allegiance to the
New officers are Mrs. Brown,
regent; Mrs. V. V. Parr, vice-re-
gent; Mrs. J. M. Nance, chaplain;
Mrs. H. K. Zimmerman, recording
secretary; Miss Kate Adele Hill,
Also Mrs. E. C. Garner, trea
surer; Mrs. Patterson, registrar,
Mrs. R. E. Callender, historian;
and Mrs. Don Dale, librarian.
Mrs. Patterson pinned the re
gent’s bar on Mrs. Brown and pre
sented her with the regent’s gavel.
After the installation ceremony,
everyone was invited into the din
ing room where Mrs. Brown pre
sided at the silver coffee and tea
service. Mrs. Patterson served
frosted cake squares.
The tea table was covered with
a white lace cloth and centered
with a fan shaped arrangement of
red gladiola and blue larkspur.
Blue tea napkins had La Villita
Chapter DAR printed on them in
The yearbook for the recent con
tinental congress in Washington,
D. C., and the silver l^onor roll
certificate awarded to La Villita
chapter were displayed.
To Hold Camp
May 31-June 11
The Girls Scouts of Col-
!?« e Station and Bryan will
“rough it” at Kiwanis park
May 31-June 11, according to
Miss Charlotte Bailiff, dis
trict Girl Scout director.
Local women are needed for unit
leaders for each five-day session.
No experience in camping is neces
sary, and a training school for vol
unteers will be held.
The training school for unit
leaders is set at the Girl Scout
little house at the Bryan county
club at 9:30 a. m. Wednesday. A
nursery will be provided so wo
men with small children can be
The Day Camp for Intermediates
will be held May 31—June 4. Inter
mediates are girls ages 10—14.
The second session, June 4—11,
will be for the Brownies, ages
About 80 girls are expected each
session. They will camp in units
of 12—16 girls in homes which
the girls Will build and furnish.
The Day Camp will be from 3—7
each afternoon, during the two ses
To date, Mrs. B. W. Wilson is
the only volunteer for unit leader.
Any other ladies interested in
“roughing it” with the Girl Scouts
may call Miss Bailiff at 3-2013, or
Mrs. R. D. Turk.
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The new members are Fred
Anderson, son of Rev. and Mrs.
Norman Anderson, 208 Timber;
Robert Cleland, son of Mr. and
Mrs. S. M. Cleland, 200 Fidelity;
JJerry Holmes, son of Mrs. J. G.
Holmes, 311 Fidelity; Bobby Jack-
son of Mrs. Dan S. Jackson Easter-
wood Airport road.
Charles Johnson, son of Mr. and
Mrs. W. A. Johnson, 307 Cherry
street; Carolyn Landiss, daughter
of Dr. and Mrs. Carl W. Landiss,
803 Dexter drive; Janice Latimer,
daughter of Lt. Col. and Mrs. Hugh
Latimer, 506 Gilchrist; and Patricia
Owen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Frank M. Owen, Route 4, Bryan.
Penny Laverty, the ninth senior
member and the only junior named
for membership last year, is the
daughter of Dr. and Mrs. C. D.
Laverty, 503 Angus. Although
membership is open to both juniors
and seniors, no juniors were elected
Membership in the National
Honor society is, according to Mrs.
J. T. Duncan, sponsor of the local
chapter, one of the most coveted
honors that can come to a CHS
student. In the six years since
the organization of the local chap
ter it has had only 43 members.
Of High School
“Evening in Paris” was the
theme of the annual A&M
Consolidated high school jun
ior-senior banquet at the Me
morial Student Center Satur
Master of ceremonies for the
evening was Roy Courim, who car
ried out the theme of the evening
with “fractured French” dialogue.
The program was opened with
the Lord’s Prayer. Jerry Oden,
junior class president, gave the
welcome from the junior class.
Mrs. David H. Morgan presented
a monologue in verse entitled
“Josephine,” which carried out the
The history of the gavel was
read by Lt. Jimmy Cashion, class
of ’44, and David Bonnen, president
of the senior class, presented the
gavel to Jerry Oden.
Martha Ann Williams read the
senior will, and the prophecy, writ
ten by Betsy Burchard, was read
by Eugenia Rush.
Musical numbers were presented
by Jimmy Bond, Roland Beasley
and Jean Adams. Winner of the
gift to a senior girl was Dorothy
Sponsors in charge of the dance
were Mrs. Charles Byrd and Tom
Honored guests included Mr. and
Mrs. L. S. Richardson, Mr. and
Mrs. J. J. Skrivanek, and members
of the school board and their wives,
Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Bonnen, Mr.
and Mrs. E. E. Brown, Mr. and
Mrs. Henry Allen.
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest J. Red
man jr., Mr. and Mrs. Mit Wil
liams, Mi', and Mrs. John Rogers
and Mr. and Mrs. Don Vestal.
Pete Mayeaux’s combo played
for the dance that followed. Com
mittee for the dance included Helen
Ross, Jean Puddy, Betsy Burchard
and Eugenia Rush.
The All-Star bowling league of
Bryan and College Station held a
banquet at Franklin’s Thursday
night celebrating their first year’s
The All-Star howling league is a
member of the American Bowling
Save Your Money!
Save Your Clothes!
Tuesday, May 1$, 1954
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State College for Women. They are ( left to right) Marilyn Smith, El Paso; Teresa Ben-
avides, Laredo; Martha Jane McBrierty, Ennis; and Sue Hussey, Talladega Ala
Mrs. Eimann To Speak
Mrs. Rush Named
Mrs. Lydia Eimann will be the
devotional leader at the meeting
of the Women’s Missionary so
ciety of Our Saviours’s Lutheran
church at 7:30 p. m. Thursday. The
program entitled “India Woman’s
Work” will be led by Mrs. L. E.
Hearne. Hostesses will be Mes-
dames Hearne, Otto Linack, T. H.
The Luthei’an Student associat
ion will have a supper at 6 p. m.
Wednesday at the church. The
speaker will be Jim Lehmann of
Brenham, who will speak on
“Witnessing in the Military.” *
Rev. Odell Brown of Central
Park Church of the Nazarene,
Houston, will speak in the interest
of Bethany Peniel college at ser
vices at the Church of the Naza
rene at 7:45 p. m. Wednesday.
“Seeking the Truth” will be the
theme of the evening vesper ser
vices to be held at 7 p. m. on Mon
day, Tuesday and Thursday in the
Baptist Student center.
Speakers of the week will be
Ashley To Head
Lamar Ashley was elected presi
dent of the Agronomy society
Other oficers elected were Carlos
Griffin, vice president; Jim Whit
field, secretary; Joe Bob Snod
grass, treasurer; Jesse Russell,
parliamentarian; Ken Richmond,
reporter; and Dr. H. E. Hampton,
Jesse Russell was elected mem
ber of the Agriculture council.
The society’s annual spring bar
becue was planned for May 17 at
Hensel park. Each member attend
ing the barbecue will be charged
Roland Westmorland, Jim Hanna
and Bobby Gross.
George Klett will be in charge
of the devotional at the meeting
of the Fellowship at A&M Pres-
byterian church. The meeting will
be at 7 p. m. Wednesday at the
church. There will also be a weiner
roast and entertainment.
The Christian Science society
will meet at the cabin in Hensel
park at 7: 30 p. m. Wednesday.
The student group will meet in the
MSC at 7:30 p. m. Wednesday.
Wednesday evening services will
be at 7:15 p. m. at St. Mary’s
Mass will be held at 6:45 a. m.
Friday at the chapel.
“The Place of Believers in the
Church” is the sermon topic for
services at 7:45 p. m. Wednesday
at the Bethal Lutheran church.
A youth banquet sponsored by
the Walter League will be held at
7 p. m. Thursday in the parish hall.
Raymond Peterson, zone counse
lor and principal of Grace Lutheran
school in Brenham, will be the
guest speaker at the banquet.
Leonard Dube, president of the
A&M Walther club, will be master
The Canterbury club will meet
after the evening prayer service
at 7:30 p. m. Wednesday. Holy
Communion will be at 6:30 a. m.
Wednesday at St. Thomas Epis
copal chapel followed by breakfast.
The Night Woman’s auxiliary
will meet at the home of Mrs.
Wayne McCully, 736 Inwood, at
8 p. m. tonight.
Morning prayer and a Parish
picnic will be held in Hensel park
on June 6. The Sunday school
picnic for children will follow ser
vices at 10 a. m. •
The schedule for Wednesday
evening prayer meeting includes
First Baptist church at 7:15 p. m.,
College Heights Assembly of God
at 7:45 p. m., and Church of
Christ at 7:15 p. m.
Installation of officers was held
at the annual coffee sponsored by
the American Association of Uni
versity Women Saturday morning
at the Bryan Women’s club.
Mrs. Omar Sperry, first presi
dent of the local chapter, installed
They are Mrs. Eugene Rush,
president; Mrs. Frank Powell, first
Mrs. Robbie Sims was
elected president for the fall
semester of the American
Veterinary Medicine auxiliary
last week at the final meet
ing of this semester.
The new officers to serve with
Mrs. Sims are Mrs. DaLee Green,
president elect; Mrs. Hallie Dis-
mukes, vice president; Mrs. Patsy
Jackson, recording secretary; Mrs.
Doris Hander, treasurer.
Also Mrs. Janice Durham, parlia
mentarian; Mrs. Margaret Kline,
corresponding secretary; Mrs.
Laura Holt, reporter and Mrs. A.
A. Price, co-sponsor.
Mrs. J. H. Mi 11 iff is the spon
sor of the auxiliary.
Final arrangements were made
for sending the delegate to the Na
tional Veterinary convention to be
held in Seattle, Washington, in
August. An invitation from the
State Auxiliary was extended to
members of the Student Auxiliary
to attend the convention, June 3-4,
in the MSC.
The freshman wives were hostes
ses for the meeting and Mrs. Milliff
presided at the punch bowl.
vice president; Mrs. Sol Klein^
treasurer; and Mrs. Walter Dela-
Mrs. Horace Blank, program
chairman, introduced Mrs. Tom B.
King, who read a play to the
Final reports for the year were
given by Mesdames S. H. Hopkins,
J. G. Potter, L. A. Gimbrede, R. R.
Shrode, R. V. Andrews, W. L.
Russell and W. H. Ritchey. Mrs.
Lewis Knowles’ repoi’t was given
by Mrs. Delaplane.
Mrs. Klein gave a report on the
mental health survey conducted
Mrs. Spencer Buchanan was in
charge of the refreshments. She
was assisted by Mesdames Powell,
George Huebner, Chai-les Bret-
schneider, John Barlow, Frank
McFarland and Misses Sue Loew
and Mary Louise Adams.
The table, arranged by Mrs.
Fred Smith, was centered with an
arrangement of spring flowers.
Recent Birth of Son
Joseph and Ann Murillo an
nounce the bii’th of Joseph jr. horn
Friday, May 14 at St. Joseph
hospital in Bryan. The baby
weighed four pounds one ounce.
Murillo is a junior civil engi
neering student at A&M.
Knoll Sewing Group
Will Meet Wednesday
The sewing group of the Knoll
will meet at 9:30 a. m. Wednesday
at the home of Mrs. Ed Lemon,
1203 Orr St.
The members will work on their
sewing, and coffee will be served.
Speeding on U. S. streets and
highways last year killed 13,870
men, women and children and in
jured almost 700,000.
Students Are Invited
during the month of May to
place their requests for guest
room reservations with the
Memorial Student Center for
all major events from Septem
ber 1954 thru May 1955.
Shaffer’s Book Store
Red Barber says: “I was a
student working my way
through the University of
Florida when I was asked to
be substitute announcer on a
farm program. That got me
a job. In two years, I be
came chief announcer. My
break in sports came in '34
when I broadcast Cincinnati
Reds games. Been doing
Major League play-by-play
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