The Shawnee Daily News-Herald (Shawnee, Okla.), Vol. 19, No. 127, Ed. 1 Sunday, February 8, 1914 Page: 3 of 8
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U. I), C. Entertained
The home of Mrs. A. G. Eakin was
the scene of a unique gathering Mon-
day afternoon—unique in the divers-
ity of the ages of the guests, which
ranged from that of the battle-
scarred veterans and their gentle
companions to that of the sweet
bloom of youthfulness of the young
maidens of the U. D. C.
From 3 until 5 the parlors were
crowded with guests who had eagerly
assembled to partake of the hospital-
ity for which this home is famous.
Mrs. Cunyus, president of the U. D.
C., conducted a program responded to
as follows: Piano solo, Mrs. Joe Lou
Adams; readings, Miss Mabel Pratt,
Mrs. A. G. Moore, Miss Abbott, Mrs.
Joe Lou Adams; vocal solo, Miss Sue
Mathis; piano duet, Misses Hunt.
While all numbers were greatly en-
joyed and heartily encored, the read-
ing by Miss Abbot of Durant State
Normal, which was very difficult in
its arrangement, calling for the im-
personation of five striking charac-
ters, showed careful preparation and
spoke well for ber director, Mrs. Joe
Lou Adams, who was accompanying
her to Oklahoma City where she was
to take part in a contest with stu-
dents of the other state normals.
At the close of the program, Mrs.
Eakin, assisted by Miss MarieO Eakin,
Mrs. Nunn, and the Misses Hunt,
served a delicious two-course lunch.
With Mr. and Mrs. Askew
.Mr. and Mrs. F. V. Askew delight-
fully entertained Thursday evening
at their home, 736 North University
The house was prettily decorated
pink and white carnations being the
cut flowers used, and the effect from
lighted pink candles was pleasing.
The prize, a beautiful liand-painted
plate, was won by Mrs. R. Leon
At a late hour a delicious luncheon
was served. The invited guests were:
Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Jones, Mr. and
Mrs. C. R. Wallace, Dr. and Mrs.
Rowland, Mr. and Mrs. Easterwood,
Mr. and Mrs. Cunyus, Mr. and Mrs.
Alexander. Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Bell,
Mr. and Mrs. Phil Stewart, Mr. and
Mrs. Roy Jenkins, Mr. and Mrs.
Becker, Dr. Bringhurst and Miss
Mrs. W. K. Dunn was hostess to
the Waukahoma club at her home on
North Market street Friday after-
noon, with Mrs. G. C. Wallace as
leader of the lesson on "China's
New Day." The subject of China
and her affairs being one of the
foremost matters of interest befort
the world today and the careful
preparation which Mrs. Wallace had
given the lesson combined to make
the afternoon's study especially en-
tertaining and instructive.
Mrs. Thomas Pryor Gore, the dis-
tinguished wife of Oklahoma's dis
anguished junior senator, was the
club's most welcome and honored
guest ,and she entered into the dis-
cussion of China's affairs in a most
entertaining manner. Her unassum-
ing cordiality «ind gracious simplicity
of manner charmed her hostesses and
made them realize that it was indeed
a treat to meet the wife of our
blind senator. Her casual remarks
concerning the American v/ife and
"yellow-white" children of an attache
of the Chinese legation were very in-
teresting and amusing. Oklahoma is
to bo congratulated on having her
type of woman to represent our com-
monwealth at Washington.
The club made brief but special
plans for the annual "social day" to
be held npxt Friday afternoon, when
Mrs. Ed Cofer will be hostess.
The members of the Waukohoma club
who had the pleasure of welcoming
Mrs. Gore were Mesdames C. M
Cade, Ed Cofer, W. 0. Deason, W. K.
Dunn, Alfred E. Fell. James A. Gaf-
ford. C. P Holt, W. P. Langston, J.
D. Lydick. M. K. Owenby, John Rain,
C. M. Rollo, G. C. Wallace, Charles
E. Wells and Jesse Williams.
Hound Table Club
The Round Table club met with
Mrs. A. G Eakin, 406 North Park,
Friday, when Mrs. Eakin was leader
They began a new book, "Mexico,"
the first two chapters being the les-
son for the day, with magazine arti-
cles. Those taking part in the dis-
cussion were Mesdames Newcombe,
Gilbert. Penn, Cowan, Mann and
The Harmony club met with Mrs.
J. L. Roebuck at her home on North
Park. Red carnations and ferns were
After an enjoyable hour in doing
needlework, the hostess, assisted by
Mis Audrey Buie and MarieO Eakin,
served a delicious two-course lunch-
eon, in which the valentine idea pre-
Those present were: Mesdames E.
E Warren, T. H. Group, H. O. Bailey,
Wallace Estill, Paul Cooper, F. E.
Rcdecker, J. J. Cammack, W. J. Wil-
son, A. G. Eakin, J. A. Scott, M. A.
Cobb, Elmer Smith, and S. H. Bab-
Mrs. Cooley Smith was hostess to
the Thursday Bridge club. There
were four tables, the guests of the
club being Mesdames Lyle, Slagle,
Spooner and Jackson. The club
prize was awarded Mrs. Hoff. Lunch-
eon was served to the visitors and
following club members: Mesdames
Chrisney, Estelle, Eggerman, Hoff,
Gunari, Lambard, Plerson, Sanders,
Hill, Tayman and Smith.
The Conductors' Wives were en-
tertained by Mrs. A. R. Williams
Thursday at her home on North Ayde-
lotte. The time was pleasantly spent
with fancy work, and the entertain-
ment consisted of music. Mrs.
Schwartz played and sang, and a
piano solo was rendered by Miss
Ella Ward Williams. Twenty-three
were present, the guests of the club
being Mesdames Schwartz, Singleton,
Moon, Houck, and Mrs. Threatt and
Physical Culture Class
The Shawnee Physical Culture
class met Wednesday afternoon at
2:30 in the city rest room. After- a
short business session, Mrs. Barnes
read a very instructive paper on
dietetics, which was discpssed fully
Mrs. MacRoberts led the physical
culture exercises, after which she
demonstrated brown bread, which
was pronounced very excellent
The Shakespeare club met Friday
with Mrs. Klb Warren. On account
of the cold weather, the attendance
was smaller than usual. The secre-
tary read a letter from the past-presi-
dent of the General Federation of
Women's clubs, asking the club
women to use a certain brand of
canned goods, from which a per cent
would be given for the club work of
thf National federation.
The club completed the study of
Macbeth, and also reviewed the en-
tire play and voted it the most in-
teresting study of the year.
The next meeting will be held with
The guests reported a most pleasant
afternoon spent in conversation and
with their needlework.
Mrs. J. L. Moore opened her beauti-
ful home on North Broadway Thurs-
day afternoon, when about fifty
friends were invited to attend a tea.
Owing to the inclemency of the
weather on that day, only about
thirty had the pleasure of accepting
Mrs. Moore's hospitality.
A splendid program was rendered:
Piano selections by Misses Mildred
Cobb and Lottie Mildred McKellar;
violin solo by Miss Gretchen Bovee;
vocal selections by Misses Shrout and
Mathis; reading by Mrs. Long and
Miss Elizabeth Cobb.
Refreshments consisted of delicious
chicken salad, wafers, stuffed olives,
coffee and whipped cream.
In response to invitations issued by
Mesdames W. M. Bowles and J. W.
Jones, about seventy-five guests as-
sembled at the residence of Mrs.
Jones Thursday evening to enjoy an
old fashioned Methodist social.
The game of twirling the plate
brought out agility where none was
suspected and caused much merri-
ment, and the spelling match con-
ducted by Rev. Babcock, proved that
even the old "blue-backed" speller,"
like the recent method of "Incidental
spelling," produced many accidental
The guests were entertained until
a late hour by the Oklahoma City present,
colored orchestra, a treat made pos-
sible by Mr. Jones' thoughtfullness.
Ice cream and cake was served.
to meet Sunday morning for recita-
tion, under the leadership of Mrs.
Curtice, who is always prepared to
present the lesson in a way that im-
presses and helps the pupil.
The members are putting forth
some special effort to enlist others,
and a cordial welcome will be given
those desiring to join the class.
After the business of the evening
was dispensed with, the hostess
served a delicious salad course with
MR. FREELING'S ADDRESS
TUESDAY EVENING, FED.IO
High School Auditorium.
Piano solo Selected
Vocal solo Selected
Miss Tydfil Brown.
Lecture "Oliver Cromwell"
Hon. S. P. Freeling.
Solo, David, opera of Peril of Brazil,
"Thou Brilliant Bird"
Piano solo, Gracovienne-Fantastlque
Mr. Henry McNeill.
Why Run the Risk of Spoiling Food
Miss llorton oi' St. Louis Will Ad-
dress Federated Missionary Society.
Miss Isabella Horton of St. Louis
will give an address to the Federated
Missionary society at 3 o'clock Sat-
urday, February 14, in the parlors
of the First Baptist church. Miss
Horton was superintendent of Hal-
stead mission in Chicago for four-
teen years and is now superintendent
of Epworth mission, which is doing
similar work in St. Louis. She has
an enviable reputation both as a
writer and as a settlement worker,
and Shawnee is to be congratulated
on being able to secure her for an
address. Everybody is invited to be
Six couples of young people met at
Mrs. Fred Reiley's, 618 North Park/
Friday evening, where they enjoyed
Refreshments were served to the
following: Misses Audre Buie, Mar-
guerite Hunt, Joe Ragland, Lucile
Pace, Nettie Meader Kerfoot and Miss
Draper, who is the guest of Mrs.
Crew; Messrs. D. P. Sparks, Jim
Burke, Rollo Pace, John Williams, C,
I). Reasor, Charlie Becker.
CHAIN OF TFAS
Tuesday afternoon, at the beautiful
home of Mrs. George Kerfoot on
North Beard, Mrs. Kerfoot and Mrs.
E. A. Smith entertained with a tea.
Forty ladies registered and the hour
passed most pleasantly. Delicious
refreshments were served.
The new officers of the ladies' aid
society of the First Presbyterian
church entertained the other ladies
of the church Tuesday afternoon at
the home of Mrs. George McKinnis,
North Broadway. It was a very en-
joyable occasion. During the hours
refreshments were served.
SHAWNEE LADIES ENTERTAINED
\ i 0KLAH0M \ CITY
The following is reproduced from
the society column of the Daily
Mrs. W. S. Cade gave a prettily ap-
pointed luncheon, followed by auction
bridge, on Wednesday afternoon,
honoring her daughter, Mrs. Guy
Templeton, who leaves Saturday for
her future home in Kansas City.
The tables where luncheon was
served were decorated with red car-
nations and ferns. Seated with the
guest of honor were Mesdames John
Rain, C. M. Cade, W. O. Deason, John
H. Aydelotte, C. L. Rorer and C. M.
Cade, Jr., all of Shawnee and house
guests of the hostess, and Mesdames
W. E. Oakes, H. C. Watton, Frank
Nelson, Frank Dalby, Thomas DeBru-
ler, C. R. DeBruler, J. S. Russell, J
P. Hopkins, J. S. Eaton, J. W. Bil-
lings, J. M. Aydelotte, M. W. Gamble
and Glenn Garner; Misses Florence
Phelps and Bess Knouse.
After luncheon the game of bridge
resulted in Mrs. W. M. Gamble win-
ning the favor, a pen and ink sketch.
Mrs. Frank Dalby won the favor at
auction, a dainty handkerchief. The
guest favor, a piece of silk lingerie
was presented to Mrs. J. H. Aydelotte.
Mrs. Guy Templeton was again
honored on Wednesday when Mr. and
Mrs. Wr. M. Gamble of 1520 West
Thirty-first street entertained inform-
ally with an evening at card^ Those j
present were Mr. and Mrs. W. S. J
Cade, Mrs. Templeton, Mrs. G. T. Gar-
ner and Mmes. John Rain, C. M. Cadfc,
C. M. Cade Jr., W. O. Deason, C. L.
Rorer and J. H. Aydelotte, all of
A supper was served at the close
of a delightful eveninfe.
Friends of Miss Cora Dupree, who
was once a stenographer at the
Rock Island shops, have received an-
nouncement of the marriage of Miss
Dupree to Mr. Richard Ernwhlstle,
mayor of Ernwhlstle, Canada. The
wedding occurred January 28.
Circle No. 2 of the First Presby-
terian church will meet Tuesday
afternoon at 2:30 with Mrs. Egbert,
428 North Beard.
• * *
Mrs. J. A. Scott spent the first
half of the week with Mrs. Newton
Douglas at McLoud.
• ♦ ♦
Mrs. H. 0. Anderson of Fort Worth
is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
♦ * •
Mrs. B. B. Glass and Miss Nutter
Brown of McLoud were guests of
friends in Shawnee during the week.
* * *
Mrs. Joe Lou Adams and Miss Kath-
rine Abbott were guests of Mrs,
Adams' mother, Mrs. Hearn, on Cen-
ter street, the first of the week.
• * *
Mrs. Hal Hogg of Cleveland, Okla.,
la viBlting her parents, Mr. and MrB.
A. Detmore, of 402 North Klckapoo.
The Missionary society of the
First M. E. Church, South, will meet
Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 with Mrs.
W. M. Bowles, 542 North Broadway.
The Woman's Guild of the Episco-
pal church will give their annual
ball in Convention hall, Friday even-
ing, February 20.
A Burned Cake is mighty expensive, but the best
cook in the world can't always get just the right
brown with a cranky oven.
Perfect Results can only be certain in the homes
that have modern up-to-date gas ranges where the
heat is easily controlled and perfectly regulated.
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See the display in
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Livery and Boarding Stables
126-128 S. Bell SI. Phone 661
240 S. Union Phone 99
We will Appreciate
Mrs. A. G. Moore and Mrs. W. E.
Moore gave a tea Tuesday afternoon
at the home of the former, 502 North
Bell, when thirty-five of their friends
responded to the Invitation. The
time was passed in games and amus-
Home-made cake and cocoa, with
whipped cream, was served.
• * ♦
Mrs. Phil Wratson gave a tea
Wednesday afternoon at her home,
323 North Market, when she enter-
tained twenty guests. A most pleas-
ant time was spent in conversation
and refreshments served.
Mrs. H. R. Moore entertained six-
The hostess served delightful re- teen ladles at tea Wednesday after-
treshments. n°OD at her h°me. 537 North Bell.
Mmes. C. M. Cade, C. M. Cade Jr.,
W. O. Deason, C. L. Rorer, John Rain
and J. 11 .Aydelotte of Shawnee, who
have been the guests of Mrs. W. S.
Cade and Mrs. Guy Templeton for
two days, returned to their homes
* • *
The Berean class of the First M
E. Church, South, held their regular
monthly business meeting Thursday
evening at the home of their teacher,
Mrs. W. H. Curtice. 113 East Tenth
Street. Mr. Peay, president of the
class, presided. It was gratifying
to learn that twelv enew members
had been added during the last
nonth. The claBS is doing excellent
work, and it is a pleasure for them! claiming his support.
WILSON IS KEEPING
HANDS OFF IN ALL
SPECIAL TO NEWS-IIBHAIiD.
Washington, Feb. 7.-—'There has
been much speculation as to the
course the president would take in
the senatorial contests of several
states. The friends of different can-
didates in Illinois and Indiana, as
well as the friends of Senator Gore
In Oklahoma, have claimed that they
had President Wilson's support for
The president has blasted these
hopes by a statement which appeared
In last Saturday s Washington Star,
wherein the president said he Is not
taking any part In any state for
senator, governor, or any other posi-
tion. He 1b keeping hands off. He
said he took an Interest In the af-
fairs of his own state (New Jersey),
but that was as a voter and as a
citizen of the state. The president's
statement to the Star reporter fol-
lows the suggestion by visitors that
friends of different candidates for
the senate in several states were
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A Comic Opera in two acts
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Weaver, Otis B. The Shawnee Daily News-Herald (Shawnee, Okla.), Vol. 19, No. 127, Ed. 1 Sunday, February 8, 1914, newspaper, February 8, 1914; Shawnee, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc92174/m1/3/: accessed January 20, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.