The Odessa Music Study Club, part of the National and Texas Federation of Music Clubs, met April 9 hosted by Sara Herrington and Sophie Edwards. Maria Mutis led the members in the Federation Collect, the federation hymn and the song of the month, “Deep River.” In honor of dance month, the club watched Ballet Folklórico from Mexico, salsa from Cuba, cumbia from Colombia, tango from Argentina, kompa from Haiti, merengue from Dominican Republic, thank cuenca from Ecuador and marinera norteña from Peru.
The following are the results of the duplicate bridge games held in Odessa:
- April 2: First place A, Jim Hawkins and Gloria Jackson; first place B and C and second place A, David Hudson and Bob Schuler; second place B, Helen Davis and John Seymour.
- April 6: First place A and B, David Hudson and Shirley Davenport; first place C and second place A and B, Delores Schuler and Bob Schuler; second place C, Amanda Shaw and Pamela Erskine.
- April 7: First place A, Marlene Blumentritt and Lena Nichols; first place B, Brenda Leonard and Barbara Miles; first place C and second place B, Audie Brooks and Bill Brooks; second place A, Linda Buzan and Ann Servatius; second place C, LaDoyce Lambert and Linda Scarpelli.