The Mangum Star (Mangum, Okla.), Vol. 35, No. 19, Ed. 1 Tuesday, October 10, 1922 Page: 1 of 11
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BEAUTIFUL BROWN LOAVES AT LILY BAKERY
THfi MANGUM STAR
MANGUM. GREER COUNTY, OKLAHOMA. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19 1922
COLLEGE FOOTBALL GAME
WILL BE PLAYED HERE
Arrangements have been completed
for a Football Game between the
Weatherford State Normal and the
Clarendon College on Friday, Novem-
ber 3rd, which will be during the
meeting of the Southwest Teachers
Association here. At a meeting of the
Directors of the Chamber of Com-
merce, in consultation with County
Superintendent Will C. Jones, Monday
arrangements were completed for ad-
vertising and otherwise handling the
details preparatory to this big affair.
Additional Grand Stand Seats are
to be built and everything possible
done to make the game one long to be
Both Clarendon and Weatherford
Colleges have strong teams and were
among the foremost in the Southwest
in College Football last year. It will
be a game well worth seeing and the
admission price is to be only 50 cent3.
for the individual.
Mangum is very busy these days
making preparations to receive the
thousand or more teachers of this sec-
tion of the state, who are to gather
here for their Autumn Convention on
November 2, 3, and 4th. Committees
are all selected apd everybody anx-
ious that Mangum give a warm wel-
come to the men and women wh03e
service is equaled by no other class in
the country. Their program is a most
excellent one and the public is invited
. to attend and participate in just as
much of it as possible.
The meetings will be held in our
City Auditorium which with its seat-
ing capacity of near 1500 will accom-
modate all who wish to attend.
Below we give the list of the var-
ious committees, and further informa-
tion may be received from the com-
mittee for whatever part of the planB
you may be interested concerning.
Every member of every committee
is expected to participate. This is one
occasion when no pikers are needed.
The Educational Leaders of our state
are many of them to receive their first
impressions of Mangum at this con-
Reception: Chairman, Mrs. Elmer V.
Jessee, J. W. Lovett, Mrs. H. E.
Oakes, W. F. Heame, Mrs. Emory
Eagin, Mrs. Tom Lockhart, Mrs. Mar-
ion Dodson, Mrs. E. A. Hood, Mrs.
Frank Shearer, Mrs. Will C. Jones,
Mrs. Roy Tinsley, and Mrs. C. P. Ham-
Housing: Mrs. Louis Tittle Chairman,
H. D. Miller, Byon Sampson, B. H.
Squire, Mrs. Arthur Cocke, Mrs. Nell
Stultz, Mrs. Sam C. Hall, Mrs. R. H.
Jacobs, Mrs. T. C .Rattan, and Mrs. C.
Transportation: C. M. Stone, Chair-
man, H. B. Richards, H. E. Oakes,
Mrs. R. C. Winchester, Mrs. Lee Haw-
wkins, Mrs. B. H. Squire, Mrs. C. H.
Rutter and Mrs. Tyler Crittenden.
Grand Stand and Ticket Sale: Byon
Sampson, Chairman, E. V. Jessee,
Will C. Jones, Windsor Oakes, H. D.
Miller and Ralph Winchester.
Deocration: Ralph Winchester, Chair-
man, J. D. Curreathers, R. V. Short.
IF IjWERE MAY-
OR OF MANGUM
At the First Methodist Church, next
Sunday Evening, Rev. Willmoore
Kendall, the Pastor, will speak from
the above theme, discussng the out-
standing defects in the City's life, and
suggesting remedies for these short-
comings. In preparation for this dis-
cussion, he has sent letters to fifty
prominent Mangum citizens, asking
for frank criticisms of the church
work, the government, and the social
organization of the town. He is al-
ready receiving many interesting an-
swers, and quotations from these let-
ters will constitute an important fea-
ture of the address on the coming
Sunday evening. There will be good
music; so come, and bring your, wife,
or husband or sweetheart or chum, as
the case may be.
COUNTY COURT TO CONVENE
County Judge Jarrett Todd has cal-
led a jury term of County Court to
convene Monday, October 23. Follow-
ing is a list of the cases to be tried
at this term:
Setting of Cases for oMnday, Octo-
ber 23, 1922.
Town of Granite vs. Walter Brown.
State of Oklahoma vs. George Good-
man ,et al.
State of Oklahoma vs. Earl Cousins.
State of Oklahoma vs. R. L. Nabors
State of Oklahoma vs. Neil Mullinax,
State of Oklahoma vs. Tom Brooks
and George Benson.
Stata of Oklahoma vs. A. C. Smart
State of Oklahoma vs. George Benson
State of Oklahoma vs. J. W. Suggs
and J. C. Wall
Setting of Cases for Tuesday
Octobei' 24, 1922.
State of Oklahoma vs. J. W. Suggs,
and J. C. Wall, Buck Armstrong and
J. W. Rogers.
State of Oklahoma vs. Andrew .May-
State of Oklahmo vs. Victor Castle.
State of Oklahoma vs. J. C. Story
State of Oklahoma vs. C. W. Jones and
J. L. Lee
State of Oklahoma vs. Andrew May-
State of Oklahoma vs. J. W. Rogers
State of Oklahoma vs. J. T. Kennedy.
Setting of cases for Wednesday,
October 25, 1922.
T. S. DeArman vs. J. H. Wright, on
motion to retax cost.
G. F. Border vs. J. F. Campbell, et al.
State of Oklahoma vs. Ernest Harris
and one certain Ford car.
The Jung Shoe Company vs. C. E.
Robbins, et al.
G. W. Boyd vs. Wallace Emerson.
Following is a list of the jurors
who have been summoned for the
C. B. Parker, Mangum; A. F. Jones
Brinrkman; W. T. McMinn, Jester; E.
W. Hughes, Blake; O. C. Petree, Reed;
George McDaniel, Brinkman; D. I.
Knight .Reed; A. J. McDonald, Blake;
W. A. Lam pert, Brinkman; E. E.
Brown, Mangum; I. W. Cunningham,
Mangum; T. B. Hollingsworth, Reed;
EE. T. Gault, Reed; L. Dean, Granite,
W. T. Kennedy, Mangum; J. W. Nor-
man, Mangum; L. Mooney, Brinkman;
W. A. Boyd Mangum.
MORE COTTON ESTIMATED
TWO BALES COTTON STOLEN
Sometime Monday night some per-
sons stole two bales of cotton from
the Emmett Talley farm six miles
southeast of Mangum. There were
nine bales of cotton stored in a shed
at the farm and the next morning two
of the bales were gone. Upon investi-
gation it was found that tho two bales
were rolled about 100 yards south
from the house and rolled over tho
fence to the road. The high wind
Monday night had obliterated all
tracks and it was impossible to deter-
mine if the cotton had been hauled
away in a wagon or in a truck. Offi-
cers were notified and a search is be-
ing made at all cotton markets in this
section. Mr. Talley offers a reward of
$25 for the cotton and the arrest of
Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Bass of Still-
water announce the birth of a daugh-
ter, Betty Lou, on Saturday, October
14, at the home of her maternal
grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Hol-
According to the estimates put out
by the State Board of Agriculture,
Oklahoma will have 210,000 bales
more cotton this year than in 1921.
The final figures on last year's crop in
Oklahoma is 481,000 bales. The pres-
ent estimate on the crop for this year
is 691,000 bales. The State board gives
out the following in its letter of Oc-
'This office is getting in touch with
the Ginners, Bankers, in the cotton
counties and others interested in cot-
ton growing, asking for suggestions
and their opinions on the various
methods that were used in combatting
the Boll Weevil this ygar.
'Last year at this time there was a
meeting held in this office which was
attended by cotton experts from all
parts of the country. At this meeting
a Clean Up Campaign was suggested,
as this was agreed upon as one of the
best metthods that could possibly be
used. This Clean up Campaign should
be put on as soon after the cotton is
gathered as is possible and where it
was practiced Jast year and then fol-
lowed by a system of extensive culti-
vation during the growing season, the
results were most gratifying. Many of
those who have watched the cotton sit-
uation closely claim that this was the
big factor in increasing yields this
"Just as soon as material enough
is obtained from their men through-
out the cotton growing section, defin-
ite plans will be centered on and a
campaign launched. The Board of Ag-
riculture realizes that if any plan of
this kind is carried out successfully
that it must have the support of every
individual interested in cotton grow-
ing. If you have any suggestions, let
us have them."
PLANS FOR MANGUM'S
The finest program in the word
would not help us if we did not see
and hear it. It is the spirit we put in-
to a thing which measures and deter-
mines the good we receive from it.
Judging from this standpoint we
are to have one rousing, big, intense-
ly interesting Lyceum in Mangum this
year. There are seven big numbers,
the very best ever seen here. But best
o fall we have manifested such a wide
and general interest this year that it
seems certain the very greatest num-
ber will be benefitted. The profits will
go to the Public Library.
The whole community will therefore
be benefitted doubly. The educational
and inspirational value will be of
course best of all, but following close
up will be the stimulus and addition-
al efficiency and power to serve our
Public Library will gain.
At a meeting on Tuesday afternoon
each Church was represented and the
Ministers of several of the Churches
were present. Secretary Davis of the
Chamber of Commerce also pledged
cooperation of the entire Chamber of
Commerce. According to plans as ar-
ranged one ward of the City will be
in charge of each church. For instance
the First Ward might be canvassed by
the committees of the Methodist
Church. The second ward will be en-
tirely in charge of the Baptist Church
while the third and fourth wards
would be handled by the Christian
and Presbyterian Churches respective-
ly. Two committees from the Chamber
of Commerce will canvas the business
section. All committees will meet at
the court house at 9 o'clock next Mon-
day morning. It is planned to sell
300 adult season tickets at $2.00 each
and 200 tickets to pupils in the schools
at $1.00 each first day. This will guar-
antee a profit to the Library Associa-
tion. This year will be the first time
a direct attempt has been made
canvass all the Rural -High Schools,
and they will be offered season tick-
ets good for the entire seven num-
bers for $1.00. Each Consolidated
school will be urged to take advantage
of our Lyceum with its educational
opportunities. The first number is Oc-
tober 30. It is a very large and varied
musical program with both the instru-
mental and vocal numbers.
This number is of the class that
usually charges 75 cents, but by pur-
chasing a season ticket it can be
seen for 30 cents for adults and less
thart 15 cents for school pupils. The
season tickets take one to all the sev-
GREER COUNTY BAPTISTS
The Greer County Baptist Associa-
tion will have their Fifth Sunday
meeting with the First Baptist Church
of Mangum October 27, 28, and 29.
The Women of the Association will
give a program Friday evening, Oct.
27 at 7:30. They have arranged a
splendid program. Saturday the fol-
lowing subjects will be discussed:
9:30 Devotional and song service led
by Bro. Sumrall, Brinkman.
10:00 Should there be more Baptist
Churches in Greer County? If so,
where? Open discussion.
GREER COUNTY STUDENTS
A. & M. COLLEGE
The Greer County Club walked out
in the Country Tuesday evening and
roasted weinies and mashmellows.
Many good jokes were told and some
time was spent talking about things
Edgar Bass sprained an ankle while
out on a hike with the American Le-
gion, last Wednesday night. He had to
go on crutches a few days, but is al-
Frelon Cowan has made the Delta
. Ksymi Sigma fraternity. He is also associate
10:30* 'what are "the" best "methods of!^si"ess, manager of the °ranK° antl
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SOCIAL AND PERSONAL a
MRS. NELL STULTZ u
Phone 44 o
financing the Kingdom work ?
11:00 The place of the Denomination-
al Paper in Kingdom Building.
C» 1 A UpCl 111 IVIIIgllulll UUi tlllllg. ,
11:30 What is the -Most Important I
Black, the student weekly publication.
Lois McMinn is making his way by
waiting tables at the Kappa Sigma
task before the Greer County
Baptists at this time?
2:00 When and how to prepare and
teach a Sunday School Lesson.
2:30 In what ways may the Sunday
School and B. Y. P. U. help in the
3:00 How may we bring about a clos-
er relation of the village, the
country and the town churches ?
3:30 Board Meeting.
Oliver Able has been elected as a
pledge to the Debating and Oratorical
Rena Dale of Reed is enrolled in the
school of Science and Literature, do-
ing the prerequisite work for a med-
Ted Talley is active in the Y.M.C.A.
Mr. and Mrs. Haskell Pruett attend-
ed the reunion of Consistory Masons
at Guthrie last week. They were the
Sunday dinner guests of the square
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All the above subjects will be open | an< comPass ia ®rn i.
for discussion by all who come.
The program for Saturday and Sun-
da^ will be arranged and announced
Saturday afternoon. It is hoped that
every church in the association will be
A HAPPY SURPRISE PARTY
Tuesday evening, Mr. and Mrs. Till-
man Terry were surprised when about
forty of their friends came in to spend
a social hour with them, bringing
along an abundance of good things
with which to enjoy a sumptuous sup-
per. The party was in the nature of a
farewell to Mr. and Mrs. Terry who
will move to Granite next week. Fol-.
lowing were those who enjoyed the oc-
casion: Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Norris,
Grace Norris, Mrs. B. B. Gilbreath,
Rachel and Thelma Gilbreath, Juanta
and Lillian Ginn, Mrs. Edward C.
Rogers, Mr. and Mrs. O. O. Mabry,
Violet and Viola Mabry, Morrison
Scarlet ,Mr. and Mrs. N. B. Dial, Mrs.
Laws, Volney Johnson, Mr. and Mrs.
Earl Wetsel, Everett Curtis, Arlan
Wetsel, Mr. and Mrs. Terrill Cl&y and
two children, Dwain Jones, Mr. and
Mrs. Roy Craln, Mrs. Cora Sanders,
Velma SanderR, Mrs. L. M. Davis, Mrs
P. K. Richardson, Miss Grace Rich-
ardson, Will Thompson, Mrs. Bob
Heatly, and Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Ginn.
LOVETT'S FURNITURE SALE
The big sale at Lavett's has become
known all over the state throug trav-
feling men who have swarmed here for
orders. In the larger cities of Oklaho-
ma and in Texas it has become known
that Dovett's at Mangum, Oklahoma,
are having the most phenominal sale
of furniture and home furnishings in
the entire Southwest, this season.
Truck load after triick load of furni-
ture has been delivered to Elk City,
Hobart, Altus, Quanah, as well as to
the smaller towns of Greer and near-
by counties and to the farm homes of
many people. One unpleasant feature
of the sale was the burning of the big
Oldsmobile truck while it was return-
ing after having delivered a load of
furinture to a sister city. But this did
not retard deliveries as a new truck
was on the job within 24 hours, try-
ing to keep up with deliveries. Mon-
day night Mr. Neal drove until 10:00
The $50,000 stock has been greatly
reduced but Lovett's have their large
warehouse full of reserve duplicate
stock to fee sold at manufacturer's
prices. Mr. Lovett says he will take
a duplicate order for any article he
has sold during the sale and guarantee
to deliver it in 30 days at the same
prices as prevail during the sale. This
sale of sales will close Wednesday Oc-
tober 25, when the prizes wil bo
awarded. Prices will then be restored
4 SENIOR CLASS NOTES
The Senior Class is preparing a pro-
gram for chapel, which will be given
on Monday, October 23 at one-forty-
five o'clock. The town ig cordially in-
vited to attend this assembly. We
have had some splendid talks from the
ministers of the town this year and
we are endeavoring to make our pro-
gram as entertining as possible.
The report cards for the past six
weeks were given out Wednesday of
Frank Sexton, 21 to Miss Anna Wil-
son, 18, both of Lone Wolf.
Addie Jenkins (col) 20 to Ewie Mc-
Coy, (col) 19, Granite.
Henry McMinn, 22. to Miss Mattie
Simonton, 18, both of Mangum.
C. R. Knight, 21, to Miss Maurine
B. Speaks, 18, both of Granite.
There was an increased attendance
at all services last Lord's Day, with
everyone working we should have
three hundred in Bible School this fall.
The Aid Society in planning for in-
creased activities this Winter Under
the direction of the efficient officers
... , . recently elected the society will no
this week. These reports show that 21 ... . ... . „ „
J„„ ^ on doubt accomplish great things this fall
Seniors are making an average of 90
or above in at least hajf .Jtheir grades.
"UNCLE BILLY" JONES DEAD
The attendance at the mid-week
services, has been steadily increasing
and we believe the study of Christ's
life as we have been outlining it has
been interesting and instructive.
Usual services next Lord's Day.
Subject of the morning sermon will be
W. R. (Uncle Billy) Jones died at
the homo of H.Y. Hoover at 10 o'clock
Wednesday morning, suddenly. "Uncle
Billy" had been in. poor health for the j "God" Evening "What does the New
past-few years and had had several j Testament teach about Hell?"
atacks of severe illness but he has j You are invited to attend services
been up for sometime and was able to at the Brown Church on the Corner.
come to town Tuesday afternoon. | .
"Uncle Billy" was 87 years old and, PARCEL POST SOCIAL AND
had lived in Mangum for many years, COMMUNITY SINGING
he being one of the first settlers in
Greer County. He is survived by three ! A sPecial program absolutely free
daughters, Mrs. H. Y. Hoover, Mrs. of admission will be given at the
W. M. Tuton, and Mrs. George Wade, Hlgh Sch°o1 Auditorium on Monday
a number of grandchildren and great
grandchildren. His wife had been dead
for many years. The funeral was held
at the H. Y. Hoover home at 3 o'clock
this afternoon and the remains were
laid to rest in Riverside Cemetery.
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
OUR AIM IS 500
evening, October 23, 1922. There will
be something to eat and Parcels to
buy for which to spend your money.
We urge you to come.
This is a "get-together" Community
affair. Everybody come and get ac-
quainted with your next door neigh-
The following special program will
Mrs. Hood Vocal Solo
Sunday school at 9:45. We have the Mary Kathry7~Tows~end Piano Solo
very best teachers and plenty of room
ELKS SEEK CHARITY FUND
On Friday evening, October 27, the
Elk Charity Committee will give a
ball at the club rooms for the benefit
of Charity. This will be a public af-
fair so that all Ladies and Gentlemen
may have no hesitancy In giving the
occasion their full support. Members
in charge declare this will be a gain
affair with fine music and favors to
add to the joy of the evening. Come
and enjoy yourself and contribute to a
fund to be i^sed In helping others to
PURPLE AND GOLD NOTES
The Sophomores have been able to
swim through the flood of examina-
tions in geometry, English, Latin,
Spanish, History, etc., and are ready
for anything that the teachers can of-
Lois Reese, who was operated on
for appendicitis a couple of weeks ago
returned home this week. We hope
she will be able to return to school
for all classes and ages. Come and
bring your family and neighbors. Pas-
tor Miller will preach at 11:00 on
"The Price of Discipleship or What it
Costs to be a Christian." The Pastor
thinks he has never spoken on a more
important subject and wants all to
hear it. The B. Y. P. U. will meet at
6:30. Come and get into one of the
Unions. At 7:30 the Pastor will preach
an evangelistical sermon. The Ladies
had a' fine meeting last Monday and
will meet again Monday at 2:30 for
one hour study in missions. Prayer |ian Christian Endeavor,
meeting Wednesday 7:30. Teachers
'meeting at 7:00 or 30 minutes before
Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Asbury of Mc-
Alester arrived Wednesday to spend
the winter with their daughter, Mis.
E. A. Hood.
Mrs. D. J. Doyle left last week for
a motor trip to McPherson, Kansas,
where she will visit relatives for ten
days. She was accompanied by her son j
Mr. and Mrs. James T. Duffy en-
tertained at dinner in their home Mon-
day evening to celebrate the first wed-
ding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs.
Henry Miller. Other guests were Miss
j Opale Caddell, Miss Alice Addis, Mrs.
Francis Caddell and Elmer Castle.
Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Koehle have as
their guest the former's sister, Mrs.
Helena Smith of Columbus, Ohio.
The Methodist Missionary Society
held its monthly social meeting in the
church parlor Monday afternoon.
Games directed by Mrs. L. E. Teter
and Mrs. C. P. Hamilton were inter-
spersed with music, after which
doughnuts and coffee were served.
Miss Mildred Wyman left Tuesday
for a visit with relatives in Dallas.
She-will also attend the Cotton Pal-
ace in Waco, and visit her maternal
grandfather and aunt there.
On Tuesday evening Mrs. H. D.
Henry enteretined twelve children
with a birthday dinner in celebration
of the ninth anniversary of her son,
Donald, and the eleventh anniversary
of her cousin, La Dean Tittle, which
fall upon the same date. Besides the
floral decorations, the table was ad-
orned with cake bearing the appro-
priate number of lighted candles for
both of the honor guests. Covers were
laid for the honorees and Dorothy
Norman, Ambrozina Pryse, Maxine
Echols, Lydia Katherine Squire, Ger
aldine Young, Nell Mae Covington.
Beulah Shaw, Mack Young and Mutt
and Herschel Smith.
Mrs. R. E. L. Morgan of Chickasha
was the guest of Mrs. M. H. Dodson,
Twenty six members of the Order
of the Eastern Star of Mangum were
in Altus Monday in attendance upon
the annual School of Instriiction, con-
ducted by the grand matron, Mrs. Sar-
ah A. Morris of Oklahoma City.
A miscellaneous shower was given
by Mrs. E. R. Tinsley, Mrs. Henry
Miller and Miss Opale Caddell at the
home of Mrs. Tinsley, Thursday after-
noon in honor of Mrs. James T. Duffy,
a recent bride. The rooms were elab-
orately decorated in yellow and black
suggestions of Hallowe'en. Miss Daisy
Mae Stone dressed as a gipsy, proved
very popular as a> fortune teller. The
bride was guided by rainbow-colored
streamers from the fortune teller's
booth to the witches' pot, which was
presided over by Mrs. H. B. Richards
and Miss Mirl Winburrie, in witches'
garb. Instead of the traditional brew,
the witches' kettle was found to con-
tain a large collection of beautiful
gifts. Miss Lee Miller delighted the
guests with a reading "Six Love Let-
ters." Ices were served to the follow-
ing friends of the bride: Mrs. James
P. Duffy, Mrs. Frances Caddell, Mrs,
T . „ | J. N. Caddell, Mrs. B. H. Squire, Mrs.
Margaret Tnppett Vocal So o , ... , , . . ' '
M!„_ t>_ j , „ , Charles Blankenship, Mrs. W. S.
Miss Reed Vocal Solo
Adelyn Brown Reading
Miss Miller Reading
Dollie Warford Reading
Mrs. Shaw Piano Solo
Glen Dora Covington Piano Solo
Helen Ratten Piano Solo
Geneva Caddell, Louise Corran _Duet
Carroll Elliott Violin Solo
Florence Doolen Violin Solo
Gladys Teter, Dollie Warford, Nell
Under the auspices of the Presbyter-
LIQUOR FOUND IN BORROWED
Sunday evening two cases were re-
BRING IN YOUR "$2.00 FOR $1.00 ported to the county officers that soon
BILL". THEY WILL BE REDEEM- i proved to be one and the same cuse.
About eight o'clock K. W. Lanford
called Deputy Sheriff Jess Cox and re-
ported that a mysterious car had
stopped in front of his house and
three men had ran away from it. Mr.
Cox went to the scene and found that
the car, a Ford, had been driven pret-
ty fast to the point where it was stop-
EI) ON SATURDAY, OCT. 21.
As advertised in our big sale bill, we
gave out in change the first ten days
10 one dollar bills to be redeemed at
a later date, when called for, at the
rate of $2.00 worth uf merchandise for
the $1.00 bill. The numbers of the
bills given out have been kept secret j ped and three men jumped out and
until now. Look at jour one dollar j ran in different directions, apparently
bills and see if they carry any one of
the following numbers. If so come in
Saturday and get $2.00 worth of mer-
chandise for it. You may have two or
more. These are the numbers:
J. W. LOVETT
Vaughan, Mrs. F. H. McGregor, M
B. L. Bratton, Mrs. Lee Hawkins, Mrs.
Will Jacobs, Mrs. Tyler Crittenden,
Mrs. Emory Eagin, Mrs. L. A. McCol-
lister, Mrs. H. fj. Oakes, Mrs. J. L.
Gilliland, Mrs. R. C. Miller, Mrs. Fai
ford Dodson, Mrs. Lynn Norman, Mrs.
John Nelson, Mrs. P. J. Boyle, Jr.,
Mrs. Ralph Heatly, Mrs. Byon Samp-
son, Mrs. C. M. Stone, Mrs. Ralph
Winchester, Mrs. Arthur Lovett, Mrs.
R. F. Maloy, Mrs. T. L. Sampson, Mrs.
Neil Duffy, Mrs. Nell Stultz, Mrs. F.
H. Shearer, Miss Winnie Potter, Miss
Myrtle Rude, Miss May Miller, Miss
Lee Miller and Miss Glady Little.
Friday's meeting of the Delphian
S tudy club in the County Library
dealt with the political status of the
European nations during the Dark
Ages. At the next meeting on October
27, the members will Btudy the socal
life during the Middle Ages, with
special assignments on Chivalry,
Feudalism, and the Monastic life, and
character sketches of Alfred the Great
and Richard' the Lion-Hearted and
Rude and Miss Rada Sue Garrett were
guests in addition to club members
when Miss Elbertine Broome and Miss
Charles Aklridgo entertained the Bid-
a-Wee club Saturday evening in the
home of the former's sister, Mrs. H.
B. Richards. Red and White roses
were used to decorate the rooms, and
were given as favors with the salad
course which was served at the close
of games of 600. Miss Mary Hall will
be the club's next hostess.
Caudle Shipley is here from Oklaho-
ma City visiting his mother, Mrs. W.
The first program of the Cecilian
Music club was given at the auditor-
ium Tuesday afternoon. At a brief
business session Mrs. Tom Lockhart
was elected as a new member, and
Mrs. Otto Shaw was elected as ac-
companist to fill the vacancy caused
by the resignation of Mrs. Ima China.
Curren t events of musical interest
were given in response to roll call.
Miss Lucile Patterson opened the pro-
gram with one of Chopin's Nocturnes
as a piano solo. Miss Dora Dean Reed
gave two voice numbers. "A Birthday*
by Woodman and "Frc,m the Land of
the Sky Blue Water" by Cadman. This
was followed by an interpretative
reading from "The Lion and the
Mouse'' (Klein) given by Miss Lee
Miller. Mrs. E. A. Hood led an inter-
esting round table discussion on Op- ,
portunities Abroad. The program was
closed by Mrs. Shaw, who gave a
Waltz by Chopin as a piano number.
Th e next program, to be given No-
vember 15 will be arranged by Miss
Patterson, Mrs. Byon Sampson and
Mrs. E. R. Tinsley.
At Monday's meeting of the Bap-
tist Missionary Society, Mrs. R. C.
Miller talked upon the Missionary slo-
gan "We Can If We Will"; Miss Glad-
ys Little sang "The Perfect Prayer";
Mrs. A. R. Garrett's subject was "The
Free Will Offering" and Mrs. E. R.
Tinsley, Mrs. T. L. Sampson, and Miss
Opale Caddell sang a trio. Rev. Miller
conducted the installation of officers,
who are Mrs. J. L. Gilliland, president,
Mrs. R. C. Miller, vice-president; Mrs.
Allen Morris secretary and Mrs. T. P.
Cilay, treasurer. The circle leaders
are Mrs. Garrett, Mrs. Frances Cad-
dell, Mrs. S. Bfc Doughty and Mrs. A.
E. Hughes. A social hour was enjoyed
The husbands and a few friends of
the Arts and Crafts club members will
be honor guests a t a Hallowe'en din-
ner to be given next Tuesday evening
by Mrs. Goodwin Crittenden, Mrs. Ty-
ler Crittenden, Mrs. Clay Hall, Mrs.
Gat Crossland and Mrs. Winnie Jolly,
at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Goodwin
Crittenden. This will be the first of a
group of four diners to be given by
the members during the year.
Mrs. W J. Lowe and Miss Violet
Lowe, who have made an extended vis-
it with relatives at Corpus Christi,
Texas, have returned to Mangum for
a short stay before going to Deming
and Tuscon, Arizona.
Miss Bertha Jackson was entertain-
ed with the members of the Laff a
Lott club when Mrs. Luell Snider was
their hostess Wednesday at the home
of her sister, Mrs. Ralph Heatly. In
the game of bridge the top score fav-
or went to Mrs. Houston Faulkner.
Hallowe'en decorations were carried
out in all the appointments, including
the refreshments. The club's next
meeting will be held with Mrs. Bill
Mr. and Mrs. Claud Tinlsey have
sold their bungalow on North Car-
olina Avenue to Mr. and Mrs. V. P.
Williams, and will make their home in
Notice of Teachers examination
The next County examination for
Teachers' Certificates will be held in
the office of the County Superintend-
ent's Office, Thursday, Friday, and
Saturday, October 26, 27, 2&. Appli-
cants are requested to report at 7:30
WILL C. JONES,
4 County Supt.
FIRST METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday School, 9:45.
Morning Worship, 11. Theme "The
Love that Will not Let us Go.". As
only two morning services remain be-
fore tho approaching Annual Confer-
ence, and as the pastor has already
indicated to the Official Board his pur-
pose of retiring from the pastorate of
the Mangum Church at the close of
the conference year, ho is anxious
that the attendance at Sunday School
and at the morning worship shall be
particularly larg« the two coming
Sundays. Let every member of the
Church be present, and invite a friend
to come along.
Epworth League, Juniors at three
p. m., Intermediates 6:30 p. m.
Evening Service, 7:30. Theme "If I
Mrs. Edwin Mathewson and little
having received a considerable scare j 'laughter of Vernon are spending this ____ u m
of some kind. The car was inspected w®ok in Mangum with relatives and were Mayor of Mangum." Under this
and a half gallon of whiskey wasIfriends. 'caption, the pastor will present a
found in it. | <>n account of the serious Illness >fj study of the moral and cultural needs
While the above was occuring, W. Rebecca Wilkinson at the home , in our City's life, with some suggest-
D. Black discovered that his car had|of lier granddaughter, Mrs. Leon ion as to remedies and possible lines
disappeared from in front of hisj White, the following relatives arc | of future progress in building the life
home and he reported Its loss to Dep-1 'ieie with her: Mr. and Mis. j of an ideal city.
uty Claude Hines and Mr. Hinoe was I Price Rogers, of McClain, Tex., Mrs. Woman's Missionary Society, Mon-
preparing to begin a search for a stol-| Kenneth Rogers of Sayre, Mrs. Cioe-jday afternoon at three,
en car. Mr. Black had left his car in,'" Stone of Los Angeles, Calif., M
front of his home and had gone to the
hospial to visit his wife who Is a pa-
tient there. When he returned home
his car was gone.
In a short time Mr. Cox and Mr.
Hines got together and compared
notes and found that one of them was
looking for a stolen car and the other
was looking for the owner of a car
that had been found. The parties who
borrowed Mr. Black's car and aband-
oned It have not been located.
Mid-week Service, Wednesday .
and Mrs. Smith Wilkinson of Vernon, ening 7:30, followed by choir rehei
and Earnest Wilkinson of Lawton. I sal at eghti.
Tho Round Table club met Saturday WILLMOORE KENDALL, Pastor
afternoon with Miss Myrtle Rude , ,
whose invited guests were Mrs. James.
T. Duffy, Miss Elbertine Broome and
Miss Alice Cochran. Miss Broome re-
ceived the high score favor in the ry McMinn were happily married at
game of bridge, which was followed the home of Mr. Jlncks, near Granite,
by luncheon. Mrs. Duffy was elected | Sunday evening by Rev. Singley. Tho
to membership. | young couple are among the most
Mrs. Byon Sampson, Miss Myrtle popular In the City View community.
Miss Mattie Simonton and Mr. Hen-
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