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About The Omaha guide. (Omaha, Neb.) 1927-19?? | View Entire Issue (Dec. 20, 1947)
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No needles to change. Wonderful torv\ r
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SMART STREAMLINED BEAUTY
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MODERN APPLIANCE CO
24th & ‘N* Streets Telephone MArket 6969
South Omaha, Nebraska
A Real Xmas
The General Appliance Company,
located at 1001 Farnam Shows the
Real Xmas Spirit.
“A REAL XMAS GESTURE’’
General Appliance Cb. wholesalers
for Philco Radio’s and appliance, do
nated a truck load of new toys to be
distributed by the American Legion
No. 30, 2404 Parker Street, to the col
ored childrenof our city for Christmas.
This is ouly one of the many instance*
where Mr. Levy, general manager of
General Appliances, has shown us that
he is for us 100 per cent; his cooper
ation with the Negro Press is to be
Santa is at the throttle and good fellowship
has the right of way. Full speed ahead for the
of them all!
WORKMAN’S CLUB ENTERTAIN MID-CITY SEPIA QUEEN
Miss Christine Basset receives the
engraved trophy on behalf of her spon
sor, the Workmen’s Club of South
Omaha. The trophy is presented year
ly through the courtesy of Brain’s
Sporting Goods Store of Omaha to
the Annual Winner of i the Mid-City
Sepia Queen Contest.
The Mid-City Queen Contest, spon
sored by the Omaha Guide, is the
only authorized contest of its kind
in the city.
Mason M. Devereaux Jr., General
Manager—Acting Editor of the Om
aha Guide, is Making the presenta
Mr. George H. McDavis was Pro
motional Director of the Mid-City
Sepia Queen Conttest.
The Workman’s Club its President
Mrs. L-Bush, officers, and members
g With all the
A- joys of the season
to you! 3
| GOOD HEALTH, |
and a 3
& MERRV |
| CHRISTMAS 3
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gave a dancing party honoring their
contestant Miss Christine Basset win
ner in the Omaha Guide Sephia Queen
contest November 11, 1947 at their
sumptous clubrooms at 5219 So. 29th
Street Sunday afternoon December 14,
Mr. George McDavis Promotion Dir
ector of the Omaha Guide was in
charge of the 2nd Annual Sepia Queen
Miss Christine Basset on the re
ceipt of the engraved trophy from Mas
on Devereaux, General Manager—Act
ing Editor of the Omaha Guide thrill
ed her gracious audience with her
warm words of sincere thanks for the
part they played in helpinng her to
be crowned. Miss Mid-City Sepia
Queen of 1947 with special thanks
going to the officers and members of
the Workman’s Clubb her sponsor.
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| happiness for 1948. |
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NEW MODERN BEAUTY ,
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permanent magnet speaker, built-in aerial. Smart
brown plastic with glowing
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