My mother Virginia Cardwell Roberts (, who lived in
the Springdale, Fayetteville, Lowell area) kept newspaper clippings
she knew in the Springdale, Fayetteville area, during the years
1930-1934. Unfortunately, none of the articles have years noted.
thought someone might find a relative in one of these articles.
post more as time allows.
Melinda Roberts Lambaren
MR. AND MRS. HERBERT ALLEN
Springdale, Ark., July 7
Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Allen announce the birth of a son July 4.
Allen was formerly Miss Montez Lindley.
MR. AND MRS. J. H. JULIAN
Springdale, Ark., Aug. 22
Mrs. and Mrs. J. H. Julian announce the birth of a daughter Thursday
their home in College Heights. The baby has been named Mary Anna.
MARRIAGE IS PERFORMED
Springdale, Ark., Oct. 3
Marie Allen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Allen of Cave Springs and
William M. Bailey, son of Mr. and Mrs. S. T. Bailey of Springdale,
married Saturday night at 8 o'clock. The wedding was solemnized
E. F. Rice, Baptist minister.
BRIDE OF AUGUST (Picture shown)
Mrs. Hewitt Glass, an August bride, formerly Miss Thelma Trewitt, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Trewitt. Mrs. Glass was graduated
from the Springdale High School in the class of 1935.
MARRIAGE IS SOLEMNIZED
Springdale, Ark., Oct. 3
Mr. and Mrs Harry Middlesworth announce the marriage of their older daughter, Mary Ruth, to Omar Eggensperger, son of Mrs. A. R.
Eggensperger. The wedding was solemnized at Rogers, Saturday,
AUTO OVERTURNS, INJURING EIGHT PERSONS SUNDAY
AT LEAST ONE IS SERIOUSLY HURT IN ACCIDENT WEST OF FARMINGTON
Fayetteville, Ark., July 14
Eight persons were injured, at least one seriously, at 6 p.m. Sunday
the automobile in which they were riding overturned one mile west of
Farmington on U.S. highway 62. The car contained six women, a
and a baby boy who were returning from a baseball game played near
Miss Ora Worley of Parksdale, near Fayetteville, driver of the car,
was the most seriously hurt. She suffered facial lacerations and
eye injury, and physicians planned to make an X-ray of her skull, fearing
it might be fractured.
Others in the car were Mrs. Roy Williams, sister of Miss Worley, whose
right arm was cut; Mrs. Alberta Bogan, another sister, whose side,
arms and legs were gashed, but not seriously; eight months old Charlie Bogan, her son, who received a head gash not expected to prove serious; Mrs.
Jewell Drain, whose hands and shoulders received gashes; Frances Drain,
her five year old daughter, whose mouth was cut; Mrs. Turley Beard,
suffered a back injury believed to be serious and Mrs. Clyde Jones,
suffered cuts about the arm.
The Worley car, a Chevrolet roadster, owned by Miss Ruth Worley, another
sister of the driver who was not in the car, skidded in gravel and
over-turned when a tire blew out, after an attempt to pass a truck.
machines were traveling toward Fayetteville.
The truck, owned by the Jerp Berry company, was reported to have been driven by Buster Dunlap, who stopped and brought the more seriously
oppucants of the overturned car to City hospital. Other passengers
in the Worley automobile were picked up by motorists. The Berry Company's
baseball team had played in the game which the Worley party had
All of the injured persons are residents of Parksdale or Fayetteville. The Worley car was damaged badly.
Articles from the scrapbook of Virginia Cardwell Roberts 1930-1934.
SISTERS WIN HONORS (pictures included)
Miss Abbie Baird & her sister, Miss Anna Louise Baird, of Springdale
have won places as valedictorian and salutatorian of the current graduating
class. Miss Abbie is valedictorian. They are the daughters
of Mr. & Mrs. A. H. Baird.
VETERAN ENDS LONG SERVICE IN DEPARTMENT
Lowell, Ark., Jan 26
(This is a long article with picture of Willie H. Cowan, mailman)
If anyone is interested in the complete article please contact me.
BRIDE OF DECEMBER (picture included)
Mrs. Marvin R. Littrell whose marriage took place in Los Angeles, Dec. 15, is the former Dorothy Jean Holt, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. S.
Lincoln, Ark. Mr. & Mrs. Littrel will live in Los Angeles.
BRIDE OF OCTOBER (picture included)
Mrs. Walter E. Frazier before her marriage at Clarksville Oct. 29 was
Miss Jean Bullock, daughtr of Mr. & Mrs. Walter Bullock of Clarksville. Mr. & Mrs. Frazier, both graduates of the Clarksville high school
live in Clarksville.
EARLY FALL BRIDE (picture included)
Mrs. Darrell Brown, of Rogers, is the former Miss Eloise Graham, of
Springdale, member of prominent family in Northwest Arkansas.
wedding was an event of early fall in Neosho, MO.
CARL F. RICE
Springdale, Ark., March 1
Carl F. Fice, 35 years old, fruit grower, died in City hospital at Fayetteville Friday night after an illness of one week. He had
from an attack of appendicitis.
Mr. Rice was a graduate of Ouachita College at Arkadelphia.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Madge Carrol Rice; three daughters, Lizabeth, Mary Frances & JoDell; a baby son, Timothy; his parents,
Mr. & Mrs. E. F. Rice of Springdale, and two sisters, Mrs. Clara Bolls of
Conway and Mrs. Minnie Ross of Shawnee, Okla.
Springdale, Ark., Jan 14
Mr. & Mrs. Richard Baker announce the birth of a son Wednesday
Springdale, Ark. March 21.
Mr. & Mrs. R. Spaulding announce the birth of a son Tuesday.
Springdale, Ark. Jan 28.
Mr. & Mrs. Raymond Goree announce the birth of a daughter Thursday,
Springdale, Ark. Dec 12
Mr. & Mrs. D. D. Sietz announce the birth of a daughter, Dec 10
at their home on North Thompson Street.
MARRIAGE OF MISS SAMPIER TO LEDBETTER IS ANNOUNCED
Rogers, Ark., June 14
Mrs. F. R. Sampler, Wednesday, announced the marriage of her daughter,
Bonnie, to Homer C. Ledbetter of Springdale, Ark. The wedding
in Bentonville, May 26.
Miss Pauline Sampier of Rogers, sister of the bride was the only attendant at the wedding.
ODD FELLOWS ELECT OFFICERS FOR YEAR
Searcy, Ark., Oct 29
Clyde Cardwell, Springdale, was elected grand master of the Arkansas
grand lodge, Independent Order of Odd Fellows at the annual convention here Tuesday. Miss Ada err, Fayetteville, was named president
of the Rebekahs and Harrison selected as the 1936 convention city. Other officers of the grand lodge elected were John L. Fisher, Hazen,
deputy grand master; C. M. Cochran, Texarkana, grand warder; R. S.
Whitlock, Bentonville, grand secretary; J. G. Black, Searcy, grand
treasurer; and Walter Lemay, Alicia, grand representative.
Other officers of the Rebekahs named were Mrs. Effie Smith, El Dorado, vice president; Mrs. Lena Dorand, Rogers, warden; Mrs. Emma Hamilton, Hope, secretary-treasurer;; and Mrs. J. Claybaugh, Van Buren, national representative.
Springdale, Ark., Oct 22 (picture of bride shown)
Mr. & Mrs. Arthur E. Long announce the marriage of their daughter,
Long, to John U. Cloer. The wedding was solemnized Thursday,
Oct. 17 at the home of the bride. Rev. Karl McClendon, pastor of the local
Baptist church, officiating.
Mrs. Cloer finished school in Tulsa, Okla., her former home.
Cloer is a son of Mrs. Hettie Cloer and attended the University of Arkansas from whhich he graduated, receiving his L.L.B. degree. Mr. & Mrs.
Cloer will live in Springdale, where Cloer has opened a law office.
MR. AND MRS. LAWRENCE JENNINGS
Springdale, Ark. Sept. 26
Rev. Ellis Plumlee and wife, residing near Springdale, announce the
birth of a grandson Saturday. The baby is a son of their son-in-law
daughter, Mr. & Mrs. Lawrence Jennings of Los Angeles. Mrs.
formerly was Miss Thelma Plumlee of Springdale.
SPRINGDALE GIRL BRIDE
Springdale, Ark., Nov. 12
Miss Elsie Knoll of Springdale and Ray Livingood of Zanesville, Ohio
were married Monday night at 8 o'clock at the home of the officiating
minister, Rev. Karl McClendon, pastor of the First Baptist church.
Mrs. Livingood left at once for Zanesville where they will live
COUPLE IS MARRIED
Springdale, Ark., Sept. 26
Miss Dorothy Mae Foster of Centerton and Robert Cline Lane of Springdale, were married Sunday afternoon at 1 o'clock. The wedding was solemnized
at the Methodist parsonage, the pastor, Rev. James T. Willcoxen officiating They were attended by Miss Wilma Lane, sister of
CARDWELL NAMED MAYOR
Lowell, Ark., April 3
Clyde Cardwell was elected mayor of Lowell at the election Tuesday.
Snodgrass was elected recorder, and B. E. Napler, J. H. Smith, Tolbert Graham, A. C. Mayes and P. V. Johnson were elected aldermen.
TWO HURT IN WRECK
Springdale, Ark., Feb. 17
Royce and Jack Leslie, drivers for the Jones Truck Lines, Inc. were
accident Sunday morning near the Arkansas & Missouri state line.
was driving and said he was crowded off the highway by another motor
vehicle, and his truck and trailer plunged down a 34 foot embankment.
His brother was asleep at the time of the accident, and was not as
seriously injured as the driver. The trailer was badly damaged.
were returning from Kansas City.
ROGERS MAN MARRIES
Rogers, Ark., Feb 17
Announcement was made here Saturday, of the marriage of Ernest William
Bywater of Rogers and Miss Madge Pearson of Fayetteville. The
ceremony was performed in Bentonville by Justice of the Peace F. F. Floyd, Feb.
11. The bridegroom is a brother of Mrs Henry Tonar of this city
and a son of Mrs. James Bywater, until recently a resident of Rogers.
Mr. & Mrs. Bywater will reside in Fayetteville.
MISS SARAH FLEMING
Fayetteville, Ark., Jan 7
The funeral of Miss Sarah Fleming, 19 years old, daughter of Mr. &
W. T. Fleming of Fayetteville, was conducted at 10 o'clock Monday morning
at the Central Presbyterian church. Rev. Harry G. Finney, pastor
church, officiated. Arrangements were directed by the Moore Funeral
The cortege left following the service for Poteau, Okla., former home
the Fleming family, where a second service and burial were conducted
at 3 P.M. Miss Fleming died at midnight Saturday, after a long illness.
G. VERNON BROOKS
Springdale, Ark., Jan 25
Funeral service for G. VERNON BROOKS, 49 years old, lifetime resident
this community, who died Wednesday afternoon in a Little Rock hospital,
was held Friday afternoon at the First Methodist church here.
service was conducted by the pastor Rev. JAMES T. WILLCOXON.
Music was by the church choir, Mrs. V. PRICE directing. Burial was in Son's
cemetery, south of Springdale, Callison-Riggs mortuary here was
in charge of funeral arrangements. Mr. Brooks is survived by his
three sons and two brothers.
NEEDLE SWALLOWED IN CHILDHOOD TAKEN FROM WOMAN'S ARM (Picture shown)
Springdale, Ark, Jan 14
A sewing needle, swallowed by Mrs. MARION LINDLEY when she was a small
girl, was recovered from her arm by a physician Friday night.
Mrs Lindley, residing in the eastern part of town, suffered intense
pain in her right arm while milking a cow. A Springdale doctor was
and took a steel needle, measuring 1 1/4 inches in length, from between the bones above the wrist.
The woman remembered having swallowed a needle or pin when, as a child,
she was running and looking up at some bluebirds. She felt no
and had forgotten about the incident until last week.
WAYNE PARKER GOVER, 23
Obituary-This is a long article mentioning these people: GUS ELDSON,
JEFF GOVER, HARLEY GOVER, ELLIS GOVER, MAURICE RUSSELL, HARVEY JONES, REV. KARL MCCLENDON, W. A. GRAVES, H. L. MCDONALD, W. H. NEEDHAM, CARL WATSON,
HOMER LEDBETTER, RAY WATSON, MAX KENNAN, ALFRED ADAMS, CLAUDE A. FULLER,
FLOY YOUNG GOVER, JAMES WOODY GOVER. If you are interested in this article please contact me.
Springdale, Ark., Sept. 8
Geraldine Fletcher 16 years old, died Friday night at the City hospital
Funeral service will be held at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the First
Baptist church, conducted by ev. Karl McClendon, pastor, Pallbearers
will be Kathleen Garner, Bettye Lou Bateman, Virginia Ingrum, Mildred Jarvis, Virginia Sanders and Glenn Jarvis.
Burial will be in Bluff cemetery here.
Miss Fletcher is survived by her mother, Mrs. Elsie Fletcher, one
brother, John Lynn Fletcher and one sister Mildred Irene Fletcher.
Funeral arrangements are in charge of the Callison-Riggs Undertaking
Co. of Springdale.
HOWARD HENRY, son of Dr. R. T. Henry, who had been attending the
University of Arkansas, left Thursday night for Kansas City where he
enroll in the Kansas City-Western Dental College, to take up the study
MR AND MRS CLYDE HOWERTON
Springdale, Ark., July 30
Mr. & Mrs. Clyde Howeton of War Eagle, announce the birth of a
son Monday morning. The baby has been named Clyde Aaron. Mrs. Howerton
formerly was Miss Thede Henson of Springdale.
MR AND MRS ALFRED HOLLAND
Springdale, Ark., May 11
Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Holland announce the birth of a son Sunday night.
Holland was formerly Miss Oneita Alvis.
MR. AND MRS. ROY MILLER
Lincoln, Ark., May 17
Mr. & Mrs. Roy Miller have announced the birth of a son at City
in Fayetteville Thursday morning.
MISS JOANNA GREATHOUSE, daughter of Mrs. Beulah Greathouse, has gone
to Chickasha, Okla.
HOWARD BACKUS, youngest son of Mr. & Mrs. A. A. Backus, arrived
of last week from Nashville, Tenn., where he had been a guest of his
uncle, Joe Backus, for several weeks. During his stay his uncle
took him on a week's motor trip to a number of interesting places in
several different states.
THE BLUE HORSE KINDERGARTEN opened Monday at the home of Mrs. Loy
Lichlyter on Grove street, for children from three to six years of
age. The school is being taught by Miss Mary Erma Berry, who studied in
Chicago Teachers' College.
Mr. & Mrs. Buster Lewllen of Fayetteville, formerly of Springdale, announce the birth of a daughter Oct. 9th at the city hospital.
MISS PENNY IS BRIDE
Springdale, Ark., Aug 18
Mr. & Mrs. Luther Penny, who live east of Springdale, announce
marriage of their daughter, Ferna June Penny, to Horace Locklin, son
of Mr. & Mrs. Jack Locklin, who live in College Heights. The
wedding occurred Wednesday night at Fayetteville at the home of the officiating
minister, Rev. Charles Pepper, pastor of the Assembly of God Church.
& Mrs. Locklin will live here.
THREE BIRTHS ANNOUNCED
Springdale, Ark., Aug 13
Mr. & Mrs. Jess Daniel, living northwest of Springdale, announce
birth of a daughter Saturday. The baby has been named Sarah Janice.
Mr. & Mrs. Vergil High, who live in Caudle addition, announce the
of a daughter Sunday morning, who has been named Peggy Jr.
A daughter was born to Mr. & Mrs. Noah Cooper, residing northeast
Springdale, Sunday morning and the name Merladean has been given the baby.
MR. AND MRS. ALLEN THOMAS
Fayetteville Ark., Oct 9
Mr. & Mrs. Allen Thomas announce the birth of a son at their home
CLUBS WILL MEET
Fayetteville, Ark., Sept 10
Meetings of home demonstration clubs at Cane Hill and Lincoln will
held Tuesday with Miss Harriet R. King, home demonstration agent, and Mrs. M. R. Ellis of Fayetteville attending.
RECENT MARRIAGE RECORDED BY FAYETTEVILLE OFFICIALS
Fayetteville, Ark., June 25
Recent marriages recorded here Monday include the following;
of Memphis, Texas, and Mrs. Mae Williams of Fayetteville, married June
by Rev. J. T. Gillespie; Norman Spencer of Durham and Miss Pauline
Ballard of Thorney, married June 15 by Elder E. A. Counts; Robert
Wolf and Miss Lella Lucille Williams, both of Springdale, married June 22
by Justice R. L. Atwood; Claud Wheeler and Miss Mary Dick, both
of Springdale, Married April 26 by Justice Monroe Neal; Arcale St.
Jacque of Fargo, N.D. and Miss Esta Lee Holliday of Fayetteville, married
April 26 by Justice J. S. Jameson; Monroe Bishop of Springdale and
Kendrick of Lowell, married June 24 by Justice R. L. Atwood; and Francis
McMullen and Miss Lillie Morris, both of Fayetteville, married June
Elder O. L. Lierley.
SPRINGDALE GIRL WINNER OF OZARK SMITH CONTEST (picture attached)
The owner of the dazzling smile is an excited, happy girl of 17.
on he first trip in the official capacity of "Ozark Smile Girl", having
been elected last week at Joplin, in a competition in which 13 girls
Ozark regions of Northwest Arkansas and Southern Missouri took part.
Miss Arendale graduated from Springdale high school this spring, ranking second in her class. She was editor of the Springdale Bulldog,
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ODD FELLOWS AND REBEKAHS HOLD SERIES OF RALLIES
Springdale, Ark., July 8
The first of three rallies to be held in different section of the state
to create interest in Odd Fellowship and Rebekahism, and to raise funds and select a location of an Odd Fellows Orphans home, was held Saturday
night at the Odd Fellows Hall. The New Era Odd Fellow lodge and
Rebekah lodge of this place entertained jointly. Louie Joseph of Texarkana, past grand master and grand representative
the supreme lodge, was principal speaker.
Other past grand maters who were present and made brief talks were
Simms, W. H. Laubach, and A. L. Justine of Little Rock, Ellis Murphy, Eureka Springs, Dr. C. E. Laws, Forst Smith and R. G. Whitlock, Bentonville. Mrs. Mary Margaret Neal of Hazen, president of the
Rebekah assembly, was introduced and talked in the interest of the orphans home. Clyde Cardwell, grand warden was master of ceremonies.
The welcome address was by Senator Cardwell of Springdale and the
benediction by Mr. Joseph.
ATTEMPT MADE TO SET FIRE TO RURAL HOME
Fayetteville, Ark., June 24
Barn and outhouse near Fayetteville destroyed late Saturday night in suspected arson plot.
County officers Sunday were investigating an attempt to burn all
buildings on the Fred Graue farm near Zion, northeast of Fayetteville. (This is a much longer article. If anyone is related contact
Articles from my mother's (Virginia Cardwell Roberts) scrapbook.
The clippings came from the newspaper in Springdale or Fayetteville.
are generally no years given, just month & date. I think
they came from
YOUNG PREACHER ORDAINED IN CEREMONY AT LOWELL
Lowell, Ark, Aug 13
The Baptist Church of Lowell held an ordination service for Wendell
Zimmerman Sundy afternoon Aug. 12, at 2:30 o'clock. Ministers
who had part in the service were Rev. John Stevens of Lowell; Rev. E. M.
Gillispie Fayetteville; Rev. Joe English, Gentry; Rev. Clarence Coffelt, Springtown; Rev. Karl McClendon, Springdale; Rev. Pat Murphy, Rogers
Evangelist B. B. Crim who is now holding revival services in Rogers. Wendell Zimmerman is the 18-year-old son of Mr. & Mrs. Fred Zimmerman
live on a farm in this community. He preached his first sermon
Springdale Baptist church, Aug 6, last year. He attended school
Bible Institute, Chicago, and was recently elected pastor of the Baptist
church at Centerton, Ark. Young Zimmerman is assisted in his work by his brother, Fred, who is
years olden and is in training as an evangelistic singer and musician.
The two are now engaged in their fourth revival meeting for this summer
and their success has been marked.
STUDENTS PLAN REVIVAL
Springdale, Ark., Aug 19
Kenneth Shamblin, Brooks Wagoner and Harold Eggensperger, student ministers of the Methodist church, will begin a week's revival Monday
night at the church at Zion, southeast of Springdale, Monday evening.
The trio will be assisted by Rev. Elmer H. Hook, pastor of the Methodist
church here. Shablin will do mosst of the preaching and Waggoner
will direct the music while Eggensperger will assist.
MISS NOVA BACKUS, local music teacher, has moved her coservatory from
the home of her parents, Mr. & Mrs. A. V. Backus on South Thompson
the home of Mrs. Vernon Brooks on West Emma Avenue. The change
it is said, in order to be nearer the local schools and more convenient
for her students.
"SPOOKY TAVERN" A THREE-ACT MYSTERY PLAY
Admission 10 cents and 15 cents High School Auditorium
R. D. Goss, Alene Young, Lucille Hodges, Dympel Vandever, Mary Belle Richey, Frances Cottrell, Earle Jones, Ed Jones, Bruce Parker, Leon
Young, Frank Hunt
E. L. JONES VICTIM OF TRUCK WRECK
Edward Jones dies in Springfield MO, hospital Monday following truck
crash near Republic.
Edward Lewis Jones, 17-year-old son of Mrs. James Jackson, died in
Baptist hospital at Springfield, MO, about six o'clock Monday evening
from injuried received when a truck belonging to the Springdale Produce Co., which he was driving, overturned near Republic, MO, 18 miles south
of Springfield about 11 o'clock Monday morning.
(This is a long article, mentioning James Lewis, Rev. E. H. Hook, Woodrow
Stockton, Paul Sizemore, Charles & Robert Sprinkle, Edward Barrett,
Howard High, Nadine Scott, Elmina Scott, Margery Galey, Montey High, Hazel High & Juanita Ivey)
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DR. CHARLES L. RICHEY
Springdale, Ark, June 24
Dr. Charles Leonard Richey, 47 years old, died early Sunday morning
his home here, after a long illness. The body was taken to Bunceton,
MO, Sunday morning where funeral services will be conducted Tuesday
Dr. Richey was born Feb 20, 1887 at Vermont, MO, and was a son of James
Richey & Nancy Ellen Cox Richey, both of Missouri.
He is survived by his wife, Flora May Chapin Richey, one son, Morris,
a daughter, Mrs. J. B. Ballard, of Fayetteville; his father, James
of Bunceton, MO and five brothers, George W. Richey of California,
W. B. Richey and A. N. Richey, Kansas City, MO, Charles Richey and J. H.
Richey, Sedalia, MO, and three sisters, Mrs. Earl Glenn, Kansas City,
Mrs. R. E. Hickerson, Sedalia, MO, and Mrs. Margaret Calahan, Bunceton.
COWBOY NEARS END OF GRID CAREER (picture shown)
Winton (coybow) Kyle, whose thrilling runs for touchdowns last season still are fresh in the minds of Razorback rooters, is playing his third
and last year at halfback on the University of Arkansas eleven.
yle is one of the colorful Razorback football stars of recent years.
field running last year was spectacular, sports writers calling him
"most dangerous back in the Southwest." Kyle's home is in Magazine,
but he played his prep football at Fort Smith High School, where he
named all state halfback.
SENIORS OF SPRINGDALE HIGH SCHOOL TO GRADUATE FRIDAY
Springdale, Ark., May 17
Graduation excercises for the senior class of the local high school,
will be held at he high school auditorium Friday evening at 8 o'clock.
address will be delivered by Orville J. Hall, whose subject will be
"Goals and Responsibility." Miss Nova Backus will play the processional.
Special musical numbers will be a violin solo, "Agio," Saenger, by
Mrs. Glenn M. Riggs, a vocal solo, "Recessional" DeKoven, by Carl Rice and
"A Medley of Southern Airs," Pike, by a ladies quartet comosed of Mrs.
V. Price, Mrs. C. C. Means, Mrs. V. Brooks and Mrs. O. E. Hawkins.
The salutatory address will be by Miss Elaine Arendale and the valdictory by Kennedy Deaver. Diplomas will be presented by J. A. Trice, superintendent of Springdale schools. The invocation will be
by Rev. E.
H. Hook, pastor of te First Methodist Episcopal church and the benediction by Rev. Emmett Davison, pastor of the First Christian Church.
MISS WHITE IS MARRIED
Springdale, Ark., Aug 2
Miss Jewell Dean White, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Earl White, living
northeast of Springdale, and Chester Allen, son of Mr. & Mrs. H.
of Springdale, were married Saturday evening at Lowell at the home
officiating minister, Rev. J. Smith.
DAVISON TO GIVE SERMON FOR SENIORS AT SPRINGDALE
Springdale, Ark., May 12
Rev. Emmett Davison, pastor of the First Christian church, will preach
the baccalaureate sermon Sunday morning for the high school graduating
class. Mr. Davison's subject will be "Life at it's Best."
Special music will include numbers by a special choir, and a vocal
by Mrs. V. Price and Mrs. Ben Watkins. Miss Gertrude Williamson
play the processional and the recessional. Rev. Karl McClendon,
of the Baptist church will give the invocation and Kenneth Shamblin, president of the senior class, and student pastor, will give the
The service will be held in the high school auditorium.
A BUSINESS CARD FOR THE "MODEL CAFE", OZARK
COLEY LLOYD, PROPRIETOR
Mrs. & Mrs. William Lyle Carter announce the arrival of a daughter,
Elizabeth Ann on Jan 16, 1934.
NEWS AND NOTES
Mack Whitson and Robert Barnes are digging a well on the John Braddy place just south of the house.
Tomatoes have been ripening very slow here in the valley.
Dr. & Mrs. C. P. Sisco were thru these parts Sunday afternoon.
Dr. Sisco was called to see a lady at the Fredrick home.
Tommie Graham, who has been in the north the past few weeks is home
Lytle Demps Fowler, 20, son of Mr. & Mrs. Demps Fowler, died at
the home of his parents, north of town, Wednesday morning, September 13, at
o'clock following a long illness.
(This is a long article, mentioning the following people:)
Rev. Karl McClendon, Rev. Taylor Stanfield, Hal Brogdon, John Howard, Vernon Buenning, Morris Stevens, Fred Zimmerman, W. Whaley, Thurman Walters, Ralph Howard, Norman Buenning, Wendell Zimmerman, Shirley Norman, Jack Reed, C. D. Christian, E. N. Wisdom,C. H. Fowler, Mont Fowler, Wilma Fowler, Vernelle Fowler, Helen Fowler, Tom Fowler, Mrs.
C. E. Ennis, T. L. Fowler.
(If you would like the complete article contact me)
Springdale, Ark., Nov. 9
Mr. & Mrs. Hubert Graham announce the birth of a daughter Wednesday.
baby has been named Jerry Jo Ann.
Mrs. & Mrs. Lester W. Mullenneix announce the birth of a daughter,
born Wednesday, October 18, to whom they have given the name Belva Jean.
Mr. & Mrs. Ray Ralston announce the birth of a son on Saturday,
at their home on Spring Street.
Springdale, Ark., Aug. 17
Mr. & Mrs. Joe Holt announce the birth of a son Friday. The
been named Wayne. Mrs. Holt was formerly Miss Winnie Phillips.
H. Caldwell, pastor of the Baptist church at Spring Valley, and Mrs.
Caldwell, announce the birth of a son on Friday morning.
MARRIAGE OF MISS WEBSTER ANNOUNCED AT SPRINGDALE
Springdale, Ark., May 17
Mr. & Mrs. John M. Webster announce the marriage of their daughter,
Mozelle, to Harold Lieberknecht, son of Mr. & Mrs. I. J. Lieberknecht. The wedding took place at Cassville, MO, May 11, Rev. Charles Vanzant, pastor of the Baptist church, officiating.
The bride is a graduate of the local high school, and also attended
University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, and has taught school for several
terms. The bridegroom is a graduate of the local high school.
Mrs. Lieberknecht will reside in Springdale.
S. H. S. HONOR PUPILS (pictures shown)
Kennedy Deaver was valedictorian and Elaine Arendale, was salutatorian
of the 1934 graduating class of the Springdale high school. Miss
Arendale also won the local "Smile Girl" contest held atthe Concord Theatre
Friday night of last week and will represent Springdale in the all-Ozarks
contest to be held in Joplin, MO, Friday & Saturday of this week,
she will compete for the title of "Ozark Smile Girl" for 1934.
JOHN HARRISON KING
Springdale, Ark., July 21
Funeral service for John Harrison King, 74 years old, who died Friday
morning at his home near Springdale, was held Saturday morning at the
Shady Grove Baptist church.
The service was conducted by Rev. E. F. Rice of Springdale. Burial
in Shady Grove cemetery. Funeral arrangements were in charge
Mr. King is survived by his wife, two sons, one daughter, one brother
12 grandchildren. He had been a farmer in this neighborhood for
THE SENIOR CLASS OF LINCOLN HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS "THE LADY SLIPPER"
May 1, 1934 Cast of characters:
Mary Donney, Elmer Payne, Annie Cox, Edward Mout, Marvin Miller, Frances Thornsberry, Y. W. Whelchel, Juanita Thomas, Merle Simpler, Helen Rauch, Flora Turner, Luther Norwood, Fred Coats, Joyce Wynne
STUDENTS IN 12th GRADE OF SPRINGDALE HIGH SCHOOL (Letter to Santa Claus)
Emile Baxter, Esther Lane, Kennedy Deaver, Elaine Arendale, Winnie
Mae Foust, Ruby ?, Della ?, Dale Graham, James Robert, Richard Harris,
?, Wayne ?, Dimple ?, Dirindia ?, Helen Knoll, Virginia Late, Richard Linebarger, Mary McFadden, Janis Neal, Ruth McCord, Merline ?, Pauline
?, Scott Price, Eugenia ?, Maxine?, Dallas ?, Mary Sellers, Kenneth ?,
Sharp, Velma Smith, James Tippin, Richard Umbaugh, Ione?, Lula Rae, Richard Walker, H. W. Scroggins, Anna Mildred, Iota Wilkerson, Katlyn Watts, Raymond Smith, Mildred Davis, Mildred Phillips, Mrs. Hall
JUNIOR CLASS PLAY - L. H. S. (Lincoln?) "HERE COMES CHARLIE" FRIDAY,
Cast of Characters:
Mildred Griscom, Graham Wright, Eva Rodgers, Roscoe Parker, Harry Richey, Jonnie Bell Glidewell, Alva Spears, Mae Corrine Hunt, Geneva Anderson, George Mout.
Springdale, Ark., May 5
Funeral service for Paul Ivey, 21 years old, who died Friday afternoon
his home southeast of Springdale at Zion, will be held at the Oakland
Baptist church Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock, conducted by Rev. O.
Lierly of Fayetteville. Burial will be in the Oakland cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are in charge of Callison-Riggs Undertaking company of Springdale.
Miss Murtha Morris and Leo Byars, both of Springdale, were united in marriage Saturday evening at 7:30 at the home of the officiating
minister, Rev. Elmer H. Hook, pastor of the First Methodist Church.
young people were accompanied by Herman McCollough and Miss Marie Cardwell. Mrs. & Mrs. Byars will reside in Springdale.
Miss Eva Foust of Springdale and Millard Holcomb of Elm Springs were
united in marriage Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock at the home of the
officiating minister, Rev. Karl McClendon, pastor of the First Baptist
Churc, the single ring ceremony being used. The young people
were accompanied by Miss Winnie Mae Foust, sister of the bride, and Preston
Anderson. An informal reception was held after the wedding at
bride's home and dinner was served at six o'clock.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. & Mrs. S. D. Foust and was a member
1933 graduating class of the Springdale high school. The bridegroom
the son of Mr. & Mrs. Frank Holcomb, residing near Elm Springs,
and is a
graduate of the Elm Springs high school. Mr. & Mrs. Holcomb
at present with the former's parents but will move soon to their own
where Mr. Holcomb will operate a farm.
Richard Baker and Miss Pauline Graham, residents of the district east
Springdale, were married Saturday evening at 8 o'clock by Squire R.
Atwood at his home.
Mr. & Mrs. G. D. Lichlyter of this place announce the marriage
of the daughter, Louise, to Powers Fowler, only son of Mr. & Mrs. T. L.
also residing here. The wedding was on March 5 at Anderson, MO,
ceremony was read by Rev. Foster, pastor of the Baptist Church at
Anderson. The young people were accompanied by Larry DeWese of Springdale and Miss Myra Fergus of Elm Springs.
The bride has resided here all her life and was a member of the 1933
graduating class of the Springdale high school. The bridegroom
graduated from the high school here, and for some time has been
associated in a business way with the First State Bank. Mrs.
been visiting her brother-in-law and sister, Mr. & Mrs. Donald
at their home in Little Rock, and was joined there for the week-end
Mr. Fowler. They returned here Sunday evening to make their home.
Mr. & Mrs. Fowler have rented the residence property of Mrs. Ola
on West Emma Ave. where they are already at home to their many local
Miss Cate is Bride
Springdale, Ark., Nov. 23
Mr. & Mrs. Stanley Cate of Sonora, east of Springdale, announce
the wedding of their daughter, Della Mae, to Sam E. Williams of Prairie
Grove. The wedding occurred Sunday at the home of the officiating
minister, Rev. John Caldwell, pastor or the Baptist church of Spring
Valley. The ring ceremony was used. The young people were
by Miss Delois Cate and Bill Brewer of Prairie Grove. They will
live on a fruit farm ner Prairie Grove.
Miss Keller is Bride
Fayetteville, Ark., Nov. 23
Miss Josephine Keller sister of Mrs. Hugh Sowder and Mrs. V. J. Ptak
of Fayetteville, and Sam Smiley of Wenatchee, Wash., were married Nov.
Wenatchee, it was announced here Thursday.
Miss Carlock is Bride
Springdale Ark., Nov. 23
Mr. & Mrs. Bern Carlock, who live a short distance east of Springdale, announce the marriage of their daughter, Golda Earle, to L. B. Ball,
18. The wedding occurred at the home of the officiating minister,
H. H. Davis, pastor of the Springdale Nazarene Church.
Dr. & Mrs. C. L. Richey of Springdale announce the marriage of
daughter, Zuella, to John F. Ballard, son of Mr. & Mrs. J. W. Ballard
of Fayetteville. The wedding took place at Alma, Ark., Thursday
sis o'clock, Rev. H. C. Hankins of Springdale officiating. The
people were accompanied by Miss Marjorie Jones of Fort Smith and Jack Ballard of Fayetteville, cousin of the bridegroom. Mr. &
will reside in Fayetteville, where he former will continue his work
student in the University of Arkansas. Mrs. Ballard graduated
Springdale High School in the class of 1931.
Rogers, Ark., Sept 6
Funeral service for Miss Helen Smith, 17 year old daughter of Mrs.
Smith of Rogers, was held at Central Methodist church Wednesday
afternoon, conducted by Rev. Conner Morehead, pastor, assisted by Rev.
P. Womack of Van Buren, former pastor of the Central church.
students attended in a body.
Pallbearers were senors, Lee Dean, Dean Roller, Jack Penn, Richard Holyfield, Hubert Musteen and Roger Hartman. Honorary pallbearers
were members of the basketball team on which Miss Smith played last year.
Besides her mother, Helen is survived by a rother, urley at home, and four sisters, Mrs. Margaret Simmons, Detroit, Mich; Mrs. Elizabeth
Bell, Rogers, and Mildred and Betty Lou at home.
SENIORS PRESENT PLAY
Springdale, Ark., May 5
The initial event of commencement exercises for the Springdale high
school, was the presentation of the senior play, "The Thirteenth Chair"
at the high school auditorium Friday night. The following students
composed the cast: Elaine Arendale, H. W. Scroggins, Virginia
Late, Scott rice, James Greathouse, Eugenia Sanders, Pauline Salyer, Richard Umbaugh, Dale Graham, Kenneth Shamblin, Ruth McCord, Jo Anna Greathouse, Esther Lane Crutcher, Wayne Hyden, Kennedy Deaver and Richard Walker.
REDSKINS BANQUET 1932
James Wosley, George M. Booth, R. K. Baker, Capt. Haynes, Dr. H. H. Price, Dr. J. R. Loftis, Couch Ruby
CALLING CARDS FROM PEOPLE WHO GRADUATED IN 1933
Eleanor Foutz, Frances Louise Lichlyter, Juanita Muriel Leak, Anna
Marie Sailer, Effie Caroline Jernigan, Lorene Stewart, Ruby Smith, Eba Louise Foust, Reba Lillian Mabry, Orion Hamilton Dodd, John D. Givens, Oscar
Springdale, Ark., June 28
Funeral service for Irene Bailey, one year old, who died early Friday
morning at her home south of Springdale, was held at 3o'clock Friday
afternoon at the Church of Christ on Holcomb street. The service
conducted by Rev. Mr. Head and burial was in the Gehring Cemetery.
The baby was a daughter of Willie J. Bailey of St. Paul, Ark, and Eunice
Mason Bailey of Wesley, Ark., and was born in Springdale, July 13,
Besides her parents, she is survived by two sisters, Marie and Maxine.
The child's death was the result of whooping cough and complications.
Miss Verna Calico, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Fred Calico of Springdale,
underwent a major operation at the city hospital at Fayetteville Tuesday.
Her condition Thursday morning was reported to be very satisfactory.
CLASS DAY PROGRAM
Monday, May 22, 1933
Billy Smitherman, Wendell Zimmerman, Katherine Keicher, Harold Picklesimer, Brooks Waggoner, Lorene Stewart, Jo-Al Bunch, Helen Jones, Dorothy Carnes
SPRINGDALE HIGH SCHOOL COMMENCEMENT
Wednesday, May 24, 1933
Processional- Miss Gertrude Williamson, Invocation- Rev. Karl McClendon,
Vocal Solo- Mrs. V. Price, Cornet Solo- C. W. Aslschwede, Address-
Dr. Harrison Hale, Boys' Quartette-Ralph Howard, Millard Means, Fred
Zimmerman, Brooks Waggoner, Benediction- Rev. E. E. Jarboe
May 16, 1933 Springdale, Ark.
Virginia Cardwell went with Earl Spaulding
More than 100 members of the Junior and Senior classes of the local
school and faculty members and guests, attended the annual banquet
Tuesday night by the juniors at the Dodson Memorial Home Economics
TWO COUPLES MARRIED
Fayetteville, Ark., Aug 29
Joe Roberts and Miss Virginia Cardwell, both of Springdale, were married
Aug. 26 by Elder L. L. Johnson.
Loy West and Miss Lula Mae Cpeland, both of Elkins, were married Aug.
26 by Rev. J. A. Stone.
C. Y. Cardwell announces the marriage of his daughter, Virginia, to
Roberts of Springdale the young couple driving to Lowell Saturday night
where they were married at the home of the officiating minister, Rev.
Mr. & Mrs. Roberts will make their home in Springdale, residing
temporarily at the home of the bride's parents. Mr. Roberts has
position at the local plant of the Welch Grape Juice Company.
Springdale, Ark., June 24
Mr. & Mrs. Hal Brogdon of Springdale announce the birth of a daughter Saturday. The baby has een names Nena Jean. Mrs. Brogdon
was formerly Miss Edna Myers.
WARREN SANFORD FUNERAL PRIVATE
Friends may view body Saturday from closed window at the Residence
Roy Warren Sanford, only child of Mr. & Mrs. Harry Sanford, passed
at the family home, 320 East Maple, at 3 o'clock yesterday after a
days' critical illness. Funeral services will be private and
from the home Saturday, starting at two o'clock.
Warren was born in Fayetteville, January 14, 1916. His friends
of the family are invited to have a last look at the boy through a
window between the hours of one and two o'clock Saturday.
Surviving relatives besides the parents are a grandmother, Mrs. Matilda
Sanford, two uncles, Will & Carl Reed of Wichita, Kansas, all of
here; and a cousin, Paul Reed of Wichita.
35TH ANNUAL GRAPE FESTIVAL TONTITOWN, ARKANSAS OFFICIAL
August 2nd, 1932
St. Rose Drill Team: Miss Cleo M. Berdelle, Catherine Kaelin, Ceielia Kaelin
Address by Storm O. Whaley, state senator
Art Dances by the Madden School(Kathleen Kerwin Madden): Margaret
Hurley, Margaret Brun, Martha Bell Abington, Mary Jane Gearhart, Frances Gearhart
Musical selections by Prof. John Mollar, Lucille and Josephine Brun Novelty numbers : Lawrence Kelly, Mary Nell Kelly
Selections by Margaret Fenolio
Vocal selections: Memo Morsani
Running for Office: H. E. (Homer) Jackson Candidate for County
Roy W. Williams- Candidate for Collector, Henry B. Walker- candidate
Circuit Clerk, Harley Gover- for Sheriff, J. C. (Cal) Wilson-for
Collector, Mrs. B. B. Bronson-for County Treasurer, E. P. (Ed) Watson-for
County Clerk, J. Kay Phillips-for Sheriff, Pat Johnson-for Circuit
Merle Cruse-for County Clerk
Advertisements: Quaker Drug Store, Fayetteville--Fayetteville Ice
Company--Ward's Ice Cream, Fayetteville--Pioneer Lumber Co.,
Springdale--Watson-Bunch otor Co., Springdale--Heerwagen Bros. Co.,
Fayetteville--Hodge's Cafe, Fayetteville--The New Pollocks,
Fayetteville--Springdale Cash Dry Goods Co.-- Fayetteville Drug Store
H. Clinehens, Ph. G.)--Springdale Grocery--Red Cross Drug Store,
Fayetteville--Cravens & Co., Insurance, Fayetteville--Callison-Riggs
Undertaking Co., Springdale--Ozark Grocer, Fayetteville--McAllister
Co., Fayetteville--Long Style Shop, Fayetteville--Boston Store Dry
Co., Fayetteville--Continental Service Station, Springdale--Fayetteville
Democrat Newspaper--Link Way Store, Fayetteville--The Smoke Shop,
Fayetteville--Famous Hardware Co., Springdale--Applegate's Drug Store,
Springdale, Rogers, Bentonville--Sav-It Store, Springdale, Clarkson
Mercantile Co., Springdale--R. C. Walters Dry Cleaners, Springdale.
THE AMERICAN LEGION OF SPRINGDALE PRESENTS "ALL OF A SUDDEN SALLY"
Friday Evening, July 26th, 1929 High School Auditorium
Marjorie Ann Hancock, Director
Franklyn Sturdivant, Marvin Graves, Mary Elizabeth Stafford, Ervin Fitzgerald, Mrs. Frances Croyle, Mrs. P. W. Boone, U. A. Lovell,
Elizabeth Strode, Jack Pierce, Dorothy Crumbacker, Opal Parrett, Doris Phillips, Dr. P. W. Boone, Sanford Boone, Gladys Jones, Mrs. Percy
PRAIRIE GROVE KIDDIES GIVE PROGRAM OF CONTEST SELECTIONS
Prairie Grove, March 26
Article mentions: Mrs. Charles Woolverton, Mrs. J. C. Parks,
Miss Sarah Carl, Miss Janice Barker, Miss Jane Hannah, Mrs. G. B. Shafer, Mrs.
Cunningham, Mrs. J. H. Zellner
RECITAL TO BE GIVEN
Springdale Ark, Dec 6
A piano recital will be presented at 4 o'clock Monday afternoon by
Greathouse at her home on Johnson St.
Edward Hal Alvis, of Springdale, and Miss Margaret Jackson, of Fayetteville, were married here Saturday by Justice F. P. Galbreath.
DAVISON MARRIED COUPLE
Springdale, Ark., Oct. 9
Oletha John, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Glenn John of Cave Springs
and Lewis Bell, son of Mr. & Mrs. Walter Bell of Springdale, were married
morning at the home of the officiating minister, Rev. Emmett Davison,
pastor of the First Christian church here. The couple was accompanied
Miss Oleta Jones & Eldredge Fagala of Cave Springs.
DESCRIPTIVE PIANO RECITAL
Baptist Church, Springdale, Ark., Tuesday June 18
Lillian Joyce, pupil of Mrs. W. H. Wood, assisted by Margaret Joyce
YOUNG COUPLE MARRIED
Springdale, Ark., Nov. 10
Miss Onetia Alvis and Alfred Holland were married Thursday afternoon
by a justice of the peace at Pryor, Okla. The young people were accompanied
by the bride's mother, Mrs. J. E. Alvis and her uncle, T. J. Alvis.
The bride is the only daughter of Mrs. Alvis and has spent her life in Springdale. The groom is a son of Mr. & Mrs. J. A. Holland
northwest of town.
Dixie Crumpacker of Springdale and Woody Anderson of Fayetteville wee married Saturday night at Bentonville. Anderson is an employee
Griffin Grocery Company at Fayetteville. Mr. & Mrs. Anderson
at Fayetteville. The bride is a daughter of Mr. & Mrs. D.
W.K.C. girls gave a party last week at the home of the president, Barbara Cardwell, on Grove and Blair Streets. The guests were: Kathleen
Crumpacker, Dale Graham, Glenn Bradley, Helen Ballew, Ruth Hartman, Richard Henry, Dallas Petross, Morris Richey, Virginia Bunch, Pansy
Lee Lindley, Leila Carpenter, Boots Bench, Mary Cypert, Lois Bency, Elouise Graham, Walter Myers and Harold Simonds. Dancy, games and refreshments were enjoyed by all present.
DISTRICT SESSION HELD
Springdale, Ark., Nov. 10
Miss Alice Dean Price and Miss Barbara Cardwell of Springdale, took
on the program Monday night at the district meeting of Odd Fellows
Rebeckahs held at Rogers. Others attending from Springdale were
Mr. & Mrs. C. M. Donaldson and saughter, Miss Ruth Donaldson, Miss Mabel
Lantz, Mr. & Mrs. Clyde Cardwell and daughters. The next district
be held in Springdale on the first Tuesday in February, 1932.
FOOTBALL GAME FRIDAY, OCT. 18, 1929 FAYETTEVILLE VS. SPRINGDALE
Springdale Coaches: Robertson and Christian
Lineup: C. Wood, H. Phillips, Norvell, Eldson, Adams, Moore, H. Graham, Thomas, M. Wood, Watson, Kennan
Substitutes: Gover, Begley, Sturdivant, Grant, Ingrum, Dewese, J. Graham, Disney, Conner, Eggensperger, Blakely, Turner, Gallaher, Butler, Howard
Fayetteville, Ark., Aug. 7
Fred Holt, 16 years old, died Monday afternoon. Funeral arrangements
not been announced Monday night.
The boy is survived by three brothers, Kenney, Earl and Jack Holt;
aunt and uncle, Mr. & Mrs. Kenney Armstrong.
May 30, Fayetteville, Ark.,
Mr. & Mrs. Clyde Cardwell of Little Rock were week-end guests of
Cardwell's brother J. H. Smith and family.
MR. AND MRS. HARVEY OVERTON
Springdale Ark., May 12
Mr. & Mrs. Harvey Overton announce the birth of a son May 7.
has been named Donal Eugene.
Cypert--Mr. & Mrs. Burl Cypert of Springdale announce the birth
of a son on Thursday, May 24. The baby has been named Jimmie Dean.
Miss Anna Butts, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Jess Butts, was given a
dinner Wednesday in honor of her 16th birthday. Miss Flossie
hostess, and 12 guests were present. A weiner roast was enjoyed
at Hewitt's Spring in the evening.
Jess Butts and family will move to Huntsville this week, where Mr. Butts
plans to open a meat market. Miss Flossie Butts, daughter of
Mr. & Mrs.
Butts, has been enployed to teach the school at Harmony, two miles northeast of Huntsville.
Miss Beulah Brown entertained the members of the Vota Vita Sunday School class of the First Baptist Church with a depression party on Thursday
night of last week, held at the home of her parents, Mr. & Mrs.
Brown, northwest of Springdale. The group, all of whom were dressed
manner to represent the depression, held a short business session
following the dinner which was served at 8 o'clock. The prize
one dressed the most depressing went to Miss Very Braddy. Members
of the class attending te party were Misses Hattie Waggoner, Anna Mildred Wisdom, Very Braddy, Eugenia Sanders, Helen Knoll, Ione Walden, Lelia
and Louise Gregg, Virginia Cardwell and Dirinda King. Special guests
were Mrs. A. E. Long, teacher of the class and her daughter, Isabelle.
AMERICAN LEGION "PRIZE BABY SHOW"
Thanksgiving Night, November 28 1929
Jimmie Roberts--Acrobatic Specialty, Dorothy Fugitt, Nell Borden--Tap,Dorothy Fugitt--Acrobatic Fan Dance, Nell Borden--Toe Tap, Virginia Greenhaw, Catherine Dickey, Martha Ellen Hurst, Jimmie Roberts, Betty Lou Phipps--Waltz Clog.
BRIDE OF HOLIDAY (picture included)
Mrs Carl Watson, is the former Miss Ellen Blck of Fayetteville.
Mrs. Watson's wedding was an event of Tranksgiving day. She is a graduate
of the Fayetteville High School, and resided with her brother, Jeff Black
and wife in Fayetteville. Mr. Watson is manager of the Springdale
of the Arkansas Western Gas Co.
HONORS ARE WON
Alva Speer is valedictorian, and Leon Young is salutatorian of the
graduating class of the Lincoln, Ark., High School.
PLAY PRESENTED BY THE WOMEN'S MISSIONARY SOCIETY OF THE CENTRAL METHODIST
Lincoln, Arkansas, Friday, December 21, 1934
Cast of Characters:
Mrs. George Oakes, Ida Crockett, Beulah Carter, Louetta Luginbuel,
Geneva Smith, Mary Denney, Cleo Burton, Elsie Norwood, Florence Miller, Marie
Beatty, Claudia Reed, Kathryn Tennis, Dora Tittle, Leona Pitts, Ossie Dixon, Mansie Pitts.
GIRL EVANGELIST SPEAKS
Springdale, Ark., July 26
Mary Doom, 16 year old evangelist of the Assembly of God Church, is
preaching this week at a meeting which the church is holding under
which has been erected west of the rock church building on U. S. highway
71 in the northwest part of town.
BILLIE ERWIN FALLS IN WELL
12 Year Old Has Narrow Escape From Death Near Winslow
Billie Cole Erwin, 12 year old son of Mr. & Mrs. William Erwin
Fayetteville, had a narrow escape from death by suffocation in a well
the home of hes grand, A. N. Cole, in Winslow. (This is a long article also mentioning Jack Dickson. If you
interested in complete article contact me)
ENSEMBLE PIANO RECITAL-GIVEN BY PUPILS OF MRS. W. H. WOOD, Tuesday,
Jean Robertson, Elaine Arandale, Helen Jones, Naomi Ewalt, Martha and Buddie Nix, Catherine Nix, Ruby Fitzgerald, Geneva Bishop, Marilla Rheubhansen, Richard & Jack Walker, Helen Ballew, Helen Johnson,
Virginia Bunch, Ruth E. Pierce, Esther L. Crutcher, Virginia Lee Clarkson, Morris Clarkson, Joanna Greathouse, Dora Dean Mayes, Helen Fitzgerald, Robert Walker, Carolyn Irwin, Margaret Gray, Courtie Connely, Kennedy Deaver, Bernice Mayes, Louanah Riggs, Era Watson, Pauline Graham, Marcie Croyle, Frances Graham, Lillian Joyce, Pauline Tate, Fay & Frances
Linegarger, Mary Walters, Frances Lindley, Lazella Brodgen, Sarah Deaver.
JUNIOR CLASS PLAY, SPRINGDALE HIGH SCHOOL, Friday Night, April 5, 1929
Cast of Characters:
Arthur Spiller, William Chappell, Francis Frown, Myra Fergus, Mary
Mills, Will Fred Dhonau, Laurie Dewese, Clara Ware, Lila Moss, Walter Thomas, Don Goheen.
TWO BIRTHS ANNOUNCED
Fayetteville, Ark., July 21
Two births were announced here Saturday. Mr. & Mrs. Joe M.
announced the birth of a son at City Hospital Friday night, and Mr.
Mrs. Bruce Hawkins announced the birth of a daughter at the same hospital
I. W. .W. CLUB ENTERTAINED AT CARDWELL HOME
Misses Jean and Helen Cardwell entertained the I. W. W.'s at their
home on South School Tuesday evening. Dancing and bridge were enjoyed.
Mary Louise Graham of Springdale was a guest. Members present
Beverly Vance, Pauline Krebs Marjorie Hobbs, Artis Esterling, Mary
Madge Pearson, Virginia Vance and Maxine Dailey.
PLANS SCHOOL YEAR (picture included)
Mr. F. S. Root, superintendent of the Fayetteville City Schools, came
here in 1908.
CITY SCHOOLS FACULTY LISTED
From an original faculty of five members to a present list of 50
instructors who will be present Monday for the opening of school is
progress of the Fayetteville city school system under the direction
S. Root, superintendent.
High School--R. A. Cooper, Brad R. Walker, Louise Bell, Henry Burke,
Ludy Boggs, Ruth Crozier, Halavie Dale, Chester Dixon, Evelyn Lamb J. C. Massie, Elizabeth McCartney, Thomas H. Landors, Naomi Williams, Vada Deaton, Mrs. G. C. Ellis, F. J. Foutz, Miss Callie Lou Roach. Junior High School--Hiram Ford, Virgil T. Blossom, Mrs. T. L. Bates,
Hazel Dabney, Evelyn Hall, Annabel Libbert, Fannie Wooddy, Grace Yarger. Elementary Schools--J. F. Lawson, Mildred Lauhon, Nellie Kantz, Allie Gage, Lulu Morrow, Lena Oliver, Eugenia Kennard, Roma Ambrose, Bessie
Coventon, Rose Blood, Ruth Sowder, Ruth Bradey, Neta Berry, Kara Jordan, Elizabeth Sowder, J. P. Perrill, Elizabeth Shipley, Alma White, Grace Cunningham, Grace Black, Geneva Davidson, Etna Morris, Edith Gosnell,
Iva Stockburger, Alice Terhune.
SURPRISE PARTY FOR ARDIS EASTERLING
A surpprise party was given in honor of Miss Ardis Easterling Monday evening by I. W. W.'s at the home of Miss Mary Madge Pearson, 432 N. Williw Street. Guests were Pauline Krebs, Virginia Cardwell,
Beverly Vance, Helen Cardwell, Marjorie Hobbs, and Sadie Porter.
MISS LANTZ IS MARRIED
Springdale, Ark., July 26
Mrs. Rosa Lantz announces the marriage of her daughter, Mable, to Ebb
Thomas, son of Mr. & Mrs. Homer Thomas of Springdale. The
occurred Saturday evening at Pryor Okla., at the home of the officiating
minister, Rev. Roy Curtis, pastor of the Church of Christ. The
was accompanied by the brid's mother and Miss Fern Thomas, sister of
MR. AND MRS. LAWRENCE SHIPP
Springdale, Ark., July 26
Mr. & Mrs. Lawrence Shipp announce the birth of a daughter July
the home of Mrs. Shipp's parents, Mr. & Mrs. Harvey West, west
Springdale. The baby has been named Wilma Jean.
MR. AND MRS. TROY CANTRELL
Springdale, Ark., July 9
Mr. & Mrs. Troy Cantrell annonce the birth of a daughter Saturday
night. The baby has been names Dodres Sue.
HAS TONSIL OPERATION
Miss Virginia Vaughan is recovering at her home on Washington Avenue
after a tonsil operation Monday.
Mrs. Mabel Bookout Cardwell, 36, wife of Clyde Cardwell, died at a Fayetteville hospital Saturday night about 10 o'clock following a major
operation performed several days ago. Funeral services were conducted
4 o'clock Sunday afternoon by Rev. L. L. Johnson, Baptist minister
Lowell, at the church at Zion. Burial was in the Zion cemetery.
bears were Pat Johnson, Henry Walker, and Harley Gover, all of Fayetteville, and Jim Smith, E. D. Forbes and Jay Phillips of Springdale.
Mrs. Cardwell is survived by her husband, Clyde Cardwell, internal
revenue collector of Fayetteville, ad three daughters, Virginia, Helen
and Barbara Cardwell. Also by her mother, Mrs. John Bookout and
by three brothers, four sisters, two half brothers and two half sisters.
brothes are Polk Bookout of Springdale, John Bookout of Spring Valley, and Carl Bookout of South Dakota. The sisters are Mrs. Gabe Julian
of Pontiac, Michigan, Mrs. Sophia Harvey of Montana, and Mrs. Lola Cooper
Detroit, Michigan. Half sisters are Mrs. Carrie Carrington of
Mrs. Effie Hembrey of Florida. Half brothers are Ed Bookout of
Fort Gibson, Okla. and Fred Bookout of Springdale. Mrs. Cardwell was born February 24, 1894, south of Springdale, some
miles, and was a daughter of the late John Bookout and Amanda Francisco Bookout. She was united in marriage to Clyde Cardwell in Springdale February 13, 1914, and resided in Springdale for several years but
lived in Fayetteville for the past few months.
This concludes the articles "From my mother's scrapbook". The
have been copied from newspaper articles that my mother pasted into
scrapbook, apparently, from 1929 to 1934, or so. There are no
given for most of the articles. They have not been in any order
seemed to fill in blank spaces wherever she found them.
I hope people find their relatives in some of these articles.
I know my
mother would be amazed that anyone would be interested. My mother
still alive, but has severe dementia and can no longer talk.
She is 88
years old and was born & grew up in the Springdale, Fayetteville
Her sisters, Helen and Barbara are also still alive. They are
90 and 86.
All now live in California.
Virginia Cardwell Roberts, b. 1916, Springdale, AR. Married Joe
in 1933 in Lowell. Moved to California in 1936.
This has been a "labor of love" for me. I have learned so much
mother's life while she was growing up. I hope some of you have
reading them, also.
Melinda Roberts Lambaren in CA