The Omaha guide. (Omaha, Neb.) 1927-19??, April 21, 1934, Page Three, Image 3
1 SOCIAL C\ _ • _ i._r CLUBS ' AFFAIRS "'O-O-Cl-©-!-y ^ ORGANIZATIONS I — . ... — OMAHA, NEBRASKA, APRIL 21, 1934. " " - ^ -==“- page Three The Creolians Club. The Creolians met at the home of Miss Bernice Gray 1816 N. 22nd Street, Thursday afternoon, April 12th. This was the club’s second ^ meeting of the month, that being their Kingston meeting, the time was ■pent in making diffirent kinds of candy. And boy! oh boy! was that candy. It melted in your mouth just like Ice Cream The club is planning to hold their first spring hike of the season on Saturday April 21st. You haq have been on hike’s before, but if you miss this one, well, use your own imagination. Any one that is really interested in seeing some of the “Hidden Treajjire” sights about Omaha and the outskirts of Omaha are invited to accompany the club on thi hike of all hikes. The ■ext meeting of the club will be held Thursday April 19th at the home of Miss Susie Hall, 2420 Charles St. All m^nbers are requested to be present. Miss Yildred Bronson—President. Miss Amelia Thomas—Reporter. The Eureka Bridge Club. The Eurca** Bridge Club met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. J. Davis, 2119 N. 29th St. Our regular meet ing was held after which bridge was played. An enjoyable time was had by all. Club prizes were won by Mrs. Davis and Mr. Addkins, booby. Mrs. Noiling and Mr. W. Ford. ▲ delightful repast was then served and ft was followed by dancing which made us feel like the old depression was gone. The guests of the even ing were Mrs. E. Levinson, Mrs. Kinkade, Mrs. J. Davis. The next meeting will be with Mrs. Payton, 2610 Blondo St. Mr. J. Davis—President. Mrs. M. Payton—Reporter. Les Charmantes Club. The Les Charmantes assembled on Wednesday evening of Aprl 4th to go to a theatre party at 8:40 p- m- We met at the h^me of Miss Constance Mullen. We all went in a body to the theatre. On our return to Miss Mullen’s home, we were served a de licious luncheon. Everyone reported having a grand time. Eighteen were present. The next meeting will be at the home of Roberta Pharr, 2735 Seward St. Wednesday, April 18th. Will you he there? We hope you will. Charles H. Davis—President. Roberta J. Pharr—Reporter. Max Yergen at St. John. Max Yergen, foreign work secreta ry of the Y. M. C. A. who has been devoted to social and rleigious work in South Africa, will be the principal speaker at the evening service of St. John’s A. M. E ahurch Sunday, April 22nd. Mr. Yergen is one of the few Negroes who has won both the Harmon award for distinguished service in his particular field and the Spingan medal. The meeting is being arranged by The Omaha Urban League. Entertains Club. Mrs. Lillian Mills entertained the S. Jonrner Truth and Study Club at the home of Mrs. Ludie Gray, 2802 Ohio St. Monday April 16th. After spending an hour socially the club members were served with a delight ful repast. The next meeting will be at the home of Mrs. J. H. Mary, 2931 Franklin St. at which time Mrs. King will instruct the club in making articles from Dennison’s tis sue paper. > Mrs. Adora Bland—President. Mrs. Ludie Gray—Reporter. The Katty Koquettes. The Katty Koquettes met at thei home of Miss Vonceil Anderson. 29141 Lake St. and plans were discussed| for our Mother and Daughter’s Tea. \fe had one visitor, Miss Ruth Grey. After the lovely repast was served we all left only to get ready for our Birthday Party, Friday night in honor of four sisters. Kittensvat the hdme of Miss Dorotheda Bell. Our next meeting will be at the home of Darotheaa. All members please be present. Mable Longmeyer—President Helen Sherwood—Reporter. The Loverettes. , The Loverettes held their weex y meeting at the home of Miss Emily Williams, 3033 Pinkey Street, Friday April 13th. 1934. We discussed our coming social which was to be held at the home of Miss Emily Williams. We are also planning to have a kodac pa»t* Sunday April 22, at Elmwood Park. Keep an eye on us. We have something in store for you in the near future. Miss Iantha Hall—Reporter. Miss Emily Williams—Secretary. OMAHA WAITERS (ASSOCIATION. The class sponsored by the Omaha Waiter’s Association and the Urban League each Friday is rapidly grow ing into the hearts of the members and friends. Last weeks’ class con I sisted of table settings approach, re ceiving orders and courtesy. The n°xt class which will be held Friday night at It) p. m. will' be carving, land serving. Everyone should be present to take advantage of this very important event. At the regular meeting held last Monday, two hours and a half was filled with very important business and several members united with the Association. Forty-two members were present and ten visitors. Mr. Huckins of the Hotel Paxton has been invited to attend the class Fri day night. Lets give him a big class. M. L. Harris—President. H. Bronson—Secretary. The Jolly Twelve Art Club. The JoMy Twelve Art Club met Friday April 6th with Mrs- L. Cald well, 2715 Maple St- with the presi dent presding. All members are re quested to bring their quilt work finished on the next meeting. The hostess served a delicious re past and everyone preent enjoyed it to the highest in spite of the dis agreeable weather on good Friday, March 30th, the club and their friends were honored guests of the Electrc Power Co., about 35 being present. We wish to thank our friends for coming out so nicely. The next meeting will be at the home of Mrs. Dotson, 2211 Miami St. Mrs. A. Sherwood—President Mrs. L- Caldwell—Secretary. Mrs. Wm. Young—Reporter. Personals KANSAS GIRL VISITS OMAHA. Miss Elizabeth Lillian Johnson from Kansas City Me., is in our city. She is staying with her brother, Rev. R. W. Johnson, 2431 Patrick. Rev. Johnson is Pastor of the Metropolit an Spiritual church on Lake St. Miss Johnson reports that she intends to make Omaha her home. Misses Hazel and Margaret Lewis of Atlantic, Iowa, visited with friends and relatives in our city over the week end. FROM PHILADELPHIA Mrs. Rev. F. A. Waites and Rev. Elizebeth Fox both of Philadelphia, Pa-, are the house guests of Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Greenfield, 1005 N. 49th Ave. IMPROVING AFTER OPERATION Mrs. Maud Ray, who underwent an operation for gall stones at the Metnodist Hospital two weeks ago is improving to the satisfation of her family and friends. NEW CLASS WILL BE SPONSORED AT CENTER The Sewing class that was being held at the Mid-Center will be can celled, but the Cooking and Cannery Class will be substituted in its place under the auspices of Smith and Hues. TO LEAVE OMAHA Mrs. Beatrice Gray, 1816 N- 22nd Street reported t oone of the Omaha Guide Reporters that she is expecting to leave Omaha around about the 16th day of May. Her destination is un known. She will attend the C. M. E. annual conveitnon which will be held at St. Louis Mo. before return ing. Omahan Visits Different Southern Cities. Mr- Henry B. W’illiams, 2922 N. 26th at. made an extesded trip of abount three months visiting differ ent southern cities. Among some of the cities he visited were St. Louis, Little Rock, Ark., Benton, Ark, Texacanna, Tex- and Hot Springs, Arkansas. While in Hot Springs he took two baths- He reported that ,• took two baths He reported that he found condi tions were very unpleasant among the colored race, especially on the jobs. He also stated that to his idea of thing Omaha is taking care of the poor better than any city he visited during his whole trip. j Parent’s Council to Have Program. The Parent’s Council of the sev esth day adventist church. 2760 Lake street will render a program Sun day May 29th at 8 p. m. Aj.iong the other interesting things, the Rubenites will render several num bers. Come you are always wel come. There will be no charges. . Recreational Program Continues. . _ The Recreational program, which has been going on at the Mid-City t Community Center will continue. There will be teachers in all classes. Classes will be -formed in each de partment. Music, Dramatics and Physical Education. You may regist er for adults- and children grroups at the Mid-City Community Center. MOTORS TO DES MOINES Mr. Robert Floyd and Mr. Alvin Goodwin motored to Des Moines last Sunday and while in Des Moines en joyed the hospitality of Misses Jean Reynolds and Charlotte Fields. They returned early Monday morning singing the praises of Des Moines. Celebrates Birthday. Mrs. L. S. Davis, 2530 Grant St. celebrated her birthday Tuesday evening. The following guests were served a delicieus three course din ser. Mrs. Lena Dallas, Mrs. Lulu R. 'Thomas, Mrs. Mary Frayser, Mrs. j Eliza Gilky, Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Shobe, Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Russell, Mr. and Mrs. Charles McWhorter, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Wheeler, Mr. Thomas Whet ler. Woodson Center News. National Negro Health Week froim April 1 to April 8 was given an im | portant place in the activities of Woodson Center. Our Junior High School Club sponsored a Health Forum in which all of the older clubs narticipated- Dr. Wiggins and Miss Evelyn Evans R. N. spoke to the old er boys and girls respectively, on con tagious diseases, tuberculois, and sex hygiene Both of the speakers brough valuable information to the two groups. The Golden Star Club, with the as sistance of its sponsor, Mrs- T. Han cock and Miss A- Longmyer nurse I at Woodson Center sponsored a “'Health Movie,” The History of God Liver Oil, at the Gym- The movie was largely attended by all of the children in the neighborhood, in cluding those from the parochial schools and their parents Children of Woodson Center under twelve, and members of our junior clubs, put on a “Hleath Parade” as a climax of Health Week activities. They marched through the streets displaying health banners with such slogans as : “Plant your garden now,” “Is Yours a Tin can Alley,” “Reach for an apple instead of a sweet, “and don’t forget your Cod liver oil. Girls decorated their doll buggies and cleaned up dollies who also took part in the parade. Children enjoyed refreshments and games after the parade Some forty odd boys and girls, members and guests of our junior High Schoou club, enojyed an indoor picnic Thursday evening at the Cent er. Girls wore gingham dresses and hair ribbons- Games and dances were enjoyed by all. And those appetizing lunches. Boys of the Midget club have or ganized their baseball team, and held their first prctice this wtek. They are looking for competition, and chal lenge boys under 12 for games. Woodson Center is sponsoring a Girl’s Day and Conference April 24th, at 4:45 p. m- for girls 12 and over. Mrs. Lois Goode and Mrs Bess Brown are the speakers. Girls from the Northside Y. W. C. A. and the Urban League Center have been in vited to attend. Supper will be served at 6:30 p. m- Reservations are 15e and must be in by the 20 of April Charles Alston, president of our Seuior High School club and March graduates of South High school won in this week’s district music contest t and will compete in the State solo contest next month in Lincoln. We take this opportunity to wish Charles all the success in the coming event. We feel that he will win ose of the $rst places in the coming State contest. “Go to it Charles!” ON THE AVENUE I DNO’T BELIEVE IT If you’ve heard this one before, skip it, anyway, it’s about George Curry and Margarite, who have been so, so, for about two years, it is ru mored, are going to walk down op posite sides of the Avenue .... Geo rge doesn’t deny the rumor and Mar garite remains as silent as a clam. NEW CLUB FORMING There is a new club going into act ion .... It is called the Ace of Spades and its membership is eight four boys and four girls .... Thev intend to fish out news and get it to you .... Now that’s what I call service. « SHE’S ILL, FRIENDS My good friend Claudel Agee is ill at home . . . . Slhe’s bad enough to have to remain in bed, for the time being .... 1 know she would be glad to hear from you. AS USUAL Well, it happened again, Billy Love lost again .... He is fast becoming another has-been .... Now, take Kid Chocolate II, for an instance, he is 19 years old and an up-and-coming fighter .... He even knocked his man out in the first round last week. FREDDIE GETTING ROMANTIC? What was it in the picture last Tuesday night at the Ritz Theater that caused Freddie McCowan to lean his head on the shoulder of Leona Davis in such a romantic manner? . . . . Mdse Ransom has become a which, which ? , . . . They are saying down onthe Avenue, “Mose, Get Going SMART GIRL The little girl who tried to be smart one night last week, at a certain club I party seems to have got caught in (her own game . . . . It is suggested by some of your friends, Helen, that you be careful how you crack next 1 time. DIZZY DEFINITIONS By Bronson and Lane: A doorknob da a thing a revolving door goes a round without .... A straw is something which you drink something through two of them .... A fern is a plant that you’re supposed to water every day but when you don’t, it dies, but if you de it dies anyway, only not so soon .... Cobblestones are a pavement that people would rather have asphalt than .... Sum mer is a season that in the winter you wish you could keep your house as warm as .... A cartoon is a funny drawing that makes people laugh when other people claim cigarets come in on it ... . Cream is a stuff which dry cereal doesn’t taste any good with out it, unless you use milk,but you haven't any! JUST IMAGINE— George Curry “Jabbo” doing a fairy dance .... Richard David being tall and handsome .... Juanita Yancy without her baby talk .... Mose Ransom being a woman hater . . . . A,mela Thomas just madly in love with some boy .... Ivory Lee Moore not being sophisticated .... Margaret attending a dance escorted by a boy .... Alfred Kimsey with out his wise cracks .... Henrietta Edson having some place to go every night .... Walter Hollowell as looking like Warner Baxter .... Edgar Smith without a swell head. AND THAT’S, THAT Take it from Claude McKinnay, for thats where I got it, that Amelia is just, “Oh. What Have You.” CODE OFFICER TO SPEAK AT M C CENTER Mr. Richard Lowe of the N. R. A. will speak before the Omaha Waiter’s Association next Tuesday night at 10 p. m. at the Mid City Community Center. The purpose of this meeting is to inform the Waiter’s concerning certian parts of the Resturant Code which effects them. The public is invited to attend this meeting. TROJAN BRIDGE PARTY Just another reminder of the Tro jan Club’s big bridge party April 25th at the Masonic Hall. The committee of arrangements have taken every means of making this bridge party a great success. They have re ceived the cooperation of many of the various bridge clubs of the city. There will be plenty of tables to accomodate everyone and valuable prizes wil be given to the winner's. Come out and spend an enjoyable evening with this group of girls, an auxiliary of the Y. W. C. A.. Miss Celestine Smith—Reporter WHIRLWIND PREACHER IN OMAHA SOON Rev. R. w. Wells, a whirlwind Evanglist, will be in Omaha and preach a special sermon, Sunday morning, April 22nd at 11 a. m. from Cleaves Temple Church- On Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock he wil give a heartto heart talk to the women and also a chemical demonstratioon ser mon turning water three different colors. This sermon will show how sin acts on the soul and body- Everyone is invited to come out and hear these two great lectures. BILL TO ABOLISH CITY TAX BAORD OF NEW YORK CITY New York City—(GNS,—A bill to abolih the New York City Board of Taxes and Assessments, transferring its functions to a single commissioner, was introduced in the Legislature at Albany, on Friday, by Assemblyman Abbot Low Moffet, Republican otf New > ork- The bill completely re vises the taxation and assessmentset up, ubtituting in place the preent board of revision of assessments a nc-w baord of asesments review. Hubert T Delany now the Manhattan representative on the board the bill seeks to abolish, by grace of recent appointment by Mayor F. L- LaGuard would be affected by the passage of the measure- It is claimed, however, that the movement is part of Mayor LaGuardie’s reform program and that Mr. Delasey will be a member of the new board of assessments review, in case the bill is passed. The bill amend the city charter effective July 1. It would empower the newly created taxation commissioner to appoint not more than three deputies, as well as a group of appraisers- The Mayor would appoint the board of assess ■ nvents review, compoed of five mera I bers ‘THEY SHALL NOT DIE’ TO CONTINUE IN N Y New York—(CNS)— They Shall Not Die,” the Scottsboro case drama, which was announced to close on Sat urday night will continue at the Roy ale Theatre. The box-office sale of tickets prices will be reduced to a $2.50 top for the evening perform ances and $2.00 for the matinees. Opportunity Knocks How would this strike you as an in vestment opportunity ? You are given a chance to turn a certain part of your monthly or an nual earnings over to a group of fi nancial experts- A contract is drawn whereby you “buy” a definite sum on the easy payment plan. They will take your payments and invest them' in govement bonds, ' in the best in dustrial securities, in first mortgag es on good rural and urban property. 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