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By Ken Jesaamy
Plans are underfoot to feature
Duke Ellington, Cab Calloway and
Bill Robinson in an English pro
duction for London Films, Ltd. The
producer of the film will be Alex
ander Ko*%' and the direction w 11
be handled by Ernest Li bit ch .
Calloway, because of his contract
with tho Cotton Club, may bo un
able to participate in the movie
Freddie Taylor, who used to be
billed as a snakehip dancer, and
who went to Europe, with Lucky
Millinder and hia orchestra, is now
a competent trumpeter and is lead -
ing an orchestra .... He has made a
fine reword of the old favorite,
“The Shiqk of Araby.”
English mu ic publishers have
changed the title of “Satan Takes
a Holiday” to "Spooky Tnkes a
Holiday”.rather quaint these
Britishers.Duke Ellington, the
Aristocrat of Jar.*, returns to hia
old stomping grounds, the Apollo
theatre for one week soon... .Phil
Scott not only produced the new
Plantation Club revue, but also
starred in the production. Tho other
members of the company include
Amy Spencer ami Henri Wessek.
The Cotton Club opened its new
revue this week. Avis Andrews
plus a choir are the new attractions.
The Harlem Uproar House also
debuted with Erskine Hawkins and
his Bama State Colllegians getting
the feature billing .Clark Mon
roe's Uptown House on 134th St.
near Seventh Ave. is getting qsite
a play from those who stay up
late nights.......It’s the hangout to
the theatrical stars Drop in
sometime and meet Monroe.
he’s a grand person-Out of
toxmers especially will appreciate
his ability to make you feel at home
The Oriental theatre ha Chicago
is contemplating staging a battle
of swing between Earl Hines and
Clyde McCoy’s orchestras.the.
■how should go in about the 28th
.... The Jo« Louis-Tommy Farr
fight pictures have been going
great hi England. They have been
booked so far into 1,600 theatres,
setting a record. Stuff Smith has
boon given from the Local Musi
eians Union, gone the report. No
sound reason has yet been given ...
... Mac Johnson, the Cotton Club’s
eyeful and Harlem's No. 1 strip
teaser, dropped her suit against Dr.
Clarence ‘Shag” Hogans, promin
ent Harlem doctor.Several
sports figures are listed in the "Big
City,” a Metro Goldwyn production.
The sport celebs include, George
Godfrey, Jack Dempsey, Bull Mon
tana and Snowy Baker.
Chick Wetob’s orchestra with EUa
Fitzgerald, played a return date at
the Loew’s State theatre, New
York’s big time vaudo house.......
Chuck and Chuckles finished their
turn at the Palace theatre in Chi
cago last week.
The Ubangi Club in Philadelphia,
features in its floorshow, Mae
Burnham and Scott, Lethia Hill,
alda Hatton, Donnie Lyons, Bernice
Doaglass, Jack and Jill, and Derby
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Mr. and Mrs. Fnnk Giles of
Chicago, 111, were the honored
guests at a bridge party given in
thsir honor at the home of Mrs.
Mabls Fields, 2807 Wirt street,
Thursday vening. The flowing
I persons enjoyed a delightful even
ing of bridge. Mesdames Bessie
Preeten, Harry Leland, A. L. Haw
kins, Mamie Long, Yancy, Hazel
• Griffin, Gertrude Evans, Rufus
Long, Elinnie Johnson, Mary
Davis, Ida Giles, S. E. Gilbert,
Misses Audrey Preston, Charlotte
Preston, Messrs. Davis of Chicago,
and S. Edward Gilbert. These win
ning prizes were Dr. and Mrs.
Hawkins, high score. Mrs. Albert
Giles, guest prize, S. Edward Gil
bert, booby prize. A very delightful
sea food repast was served appro
priately embellished with cocktails
in the wee hours of the morning.
Paint, Glass and Varnish
We do glazing and make window
shades to order
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Miss Louise Nash, Reporter
The Second Rnptist Church
Sunday school met at its uaua
hour with Miss Rachel Cason, su
perintendent, presiding. The Sun
day school is growing rapidly and
is plannng some wonderful pro
Morning service was thel high
light; ervice of the day. The pastor
brought forth the message. Subje''1,
'"Some Things You Can’t IJo W.th
Evening service, the church had
i splendid service nrd a crowd I
use. Rev. P. Ni-hoUou, paste
fi' s Louise Nas.n and d'-s Frs n
ci Brown and Mt Worker rpen
i'. ita -day in Re I Oak, la.
Miss Gin Arnett has returned
from Kansas City.
Mrs. Irene Dot< n, the organist of
the Second Baptist church, has re.
i turned from Lincoln, N'ebr.
Mrs. Credo Cr.ggs visited her
mother and many other friends in
Mrs. Washington is on the sick
FIRE OF UNKNOWN ORIGIN
The tent under which the 7th
Day Adventists had been worship
ping for several weeks located at
24th and Grant streets, was com
pletely destroyed by fire la-t Fri
day afternoon. The cause of the
fire is unknown.
QUACKS START QUACKING
The Quack club held thoir first
fnll meeting at the Northside Y.
W. C. A., September 17th, with
Mr*. lone Iewda, presiding.
The officers and chairmen will
leave for Camp Brewster the 25th
to hold their fnl1 annual setting up
conferenae of which the purpose is
to make plans for the remainder of
Tho Silver Leaf club had fish
fry Tuesday which wiw a tremend
The marriage of Miss Addie
Lambert t» Mr. Glover Morgan
which took place September 20th.
at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Gee.
Redd, is announced.
Rev. D. C. Stevenson, read the
ceremony. The couple was attend
ed by Miss Amelia Partridge, who
wais matron of honor, and Mr.
John Murdock, who acted as best
man. The couple will be at home
to their friends, at 6013 Railroad
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VA. STATE COLLEGE
TEACHER VISITS HERE
Mrs. Cleopatra White-Armstrong
instructor of Home Economics at
Virginia State college, Petersburg,
Va., spent ten days in the city vi
siting her father, Mr. George White
and other relatives and friends.
While in tho city, Mrs. Arm
strong was entertained at numerous
affairs. Those entertaining were:
Mesdames Lucy Hawkins, Robbie
Davis, M".blo Johnson, Gladys Bell,
M. G. Chandler, Van B. Wheatley,
and Corrine Hunter.
Mrs. Armstrong will resume her
duties of teaching thia fall at Va.
Be Financial! Independent
Enroll Now! $100 course for
$05. Graduates prepared to pass
any state board examination.
Shampoo, 25c; Press, 25c
Croquignole, 25c; Manicure, 15c
3422 N 22nd St WE 0844
Man’s Dress Shirts 18Va to 20
Men’s Ties. $.29—4 for $1.00
Open until 9 Sat evenings
ACE TIE SHOP
I YOUR HAT
The profile, raediumbrlmined
shape on the left iaj black felt
wi,th polled) edge fend simple
ribbon treatment. The other is
of green velour, the crown
hctight lessened by the wide
baud of brown ribbon caught
by a gilt motif at the side. They
•are two aniafrtl numbers for Mi
lady ’s fall wardrobe.
“My boy friend was a boy fcout
when he was a kid and it’s stifl in
‘"No, every time a lovely lady
passes he does his daily good turn."
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Mrs. Christens Esparza has been
ill with pneumonia. She i* slowly
All load secrets, from mother to
son of s*avery days. Jeff, 1818 No.
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Mrs. Ada Crooket’e is visiting
hex sister who has been i'l in St.
I Geraldine Fields has been visit
I ing her mother, Mrs. Gertrude.
Fields in St. Joseph, Mo.
Mrs. Hattie Henley is visiting
her son, Clarence Love and her
granddaughter in Baxter Springs,
Mr. Edward Wiggins and Mr.
John Lewis, students at the Uni. of
Iowa were visitors in the Omaha
Guide plant, Monday. They plan to
leave Thvir day of this week to re
enter the University of Iowa, at
Mr. Albert Williams, jr., of
Sioux City, la.^popular dancer and
singer, formerly of the Club Ala
bam of Los Angeles, Calif., may be
seen and heard nightly at Jim Bell’s
Harlem Nigh club, along with a
new red hot sizzling show.
$2.49 to $4.00
New... flattering.. ^anUle
•llmmlng modes in Fall’s
most fashionable material.
Discovered by Joline, noted
Hollywood style authority*
and sent directly to us.
1510 No. 24th St JA 0355
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Mrs. Ivory L. Barge, 2536 Par
ker street, left for Youngstown, 0.
Saturday evening for a family
reunion. The reunion will be Sept
Mrs. Myrtle Bearley and Mrs.
Lucille Florence of Kansas City,
Kas., are the house guests of Mr.
and Mrs. A. L. Scott, 1912 N<*.
Florentine L^igh Crawford,
daughter of Mr. rid Mr. and Mrs.
Lovejoy Crawfrrd, 2506 Maple
street, celebra ‘ ed her seventh birth
day, on Sunday, September 19th.
Mrs. Belle Glover, of Minneapolis
Minn, is visiting her neicea Mrs.
Geraldine Craig and Mrs. Nellie
Jacks, 2626 Burdette street. She
has been attending conference m
Keokuk, la., also she has been vi
siting her hometown, Lincoln. Nebr.
Mr. and Mrs. Willie H. Jackson
of Chicago, 111., who were visiting
relatives and friends, left Thurs
day morning by motor for their
home. Mrs. Jackson, will be remem
bered by her friends as the former
Miss Lillie, Hoffman.
Mrs. E. Jackson, who is the mo
ther of Mr. Jackson, is extending
her visit in the city, with her sit
ter in law, Mrs. Joshtoler, 2631
Have the garments that ev
ery well dressed man needs.
Use eur lay away plan on
any type of merchandise you
See what the well dressed
man is wearing in woolslacks
and sport coats.
15th and Douglas Sts.
Mrs. E. Flowers, 966 No. 26th
avenue, is reported to be HI.
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Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Willis, 2721
No. 28th a venae, left Saturday to
visit Mr. Willis' father.
Mrs. Mildred Gillum, who has
been confined to her home because
of illness, is reported improving.
Mfcs Nellie Bassett, arrived from
Des Moines, la., Saturday morning,
where she visited her cousins, Miss
es Catherine and Ruby Vandever.
Miss Basv-etfc plans to enter Cen
tral high school this fall.
Mrs. A. L. Brown, sister of Mrs.
A. I). Davi?, and Mrs. E. C. Hill,
will arrive this week, from Denver,
Colo., where she has been visiting
Ersler Walker, 3124 Maple St.,
lost contro1 of her bicycle, last
Tuesday and ran into a curb,
which resulted in serious injury,
necessitating 16 stitches. She was
taken to a hospital.
Mrs. Ross, 2814 No. 30th street,
was injured in an automobile acci
dent which occurred 30 miles from
Kansas City. The father and son
who were accompanying Mrs. Rosa,
Mrs. MiartXa Mills, 2040 No.
26th sfcret, Mrs. Geo. Bryant, and
Mrs. Lula Williams, 2876 Wirt St.
and Mrs. J. A. Drake, 2230 Wi'lis
avenue, motored to Lincoln, Nebr.
to attend the State Fair.
Funeral services for Mr. Melford
Lewis, 1126 No. 19th street, who
passed away, September 13th, will
bo he'd at the Myers Funeral Home
Friday, September 24th, with Rev.
Johnson, pastor of the Metropolitan
church officiating. He is survived
by three children, Hazel, Melvin,
The Executive Board of tke Old
Polks Home met September 8th,
at the home. The Association
meetings are the 3rd Friday in each
month. We wish to thank all for
the donations for the month of
August, who contributed to this
“EAT FLEISCHM ANN’S
YEAST FOR HEALTH”
24th and Lake Street
A GIRL FRIE
Mrs. Hattie Smith and sister,
Mrs. Anna Fenix, were called to
Denver because of the death of
Mrs. C. A. Hawkins, 2923 Lake
St., is spending her vacation visit
ing relatives and friends in St.
Joseph and Kansas Cty, Mo.
Mrs. Rosa Pettigren is home
after spending ten days in Los
Angeles, Calif., attending the Na
tional Baptist convention.
Miss Louise Bryant, 2117 Clark
! street, was injured in an accident,
while riding a bicycle September
15th. She was taken to Nicholas
Senn hospital where she was given
first aid treatment. She is reported
to be improving at this time.
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Ing 1 Writ* roe today. Information IMS I
M. WILLIAMS, Journal SquaraS*.
Jersey City, N. L
Bargains in Homes
Two five room houses all modem.
Furnished, For rent.
One room and kitchenette—modern.
Furnished, for rent.
2803 No. 24th St-, 6 rooms all mo
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basement. $200 cast, price $1,600
Bal. per month, $20. subject to
7 roe mi.'. All modern Price $1,00.
$200 down. Balance like rent.
All monthly payments above in
clude taxes and interest.
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Licensed Real Estate Broker
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