Dr. John Ray, president of the Panola County Retired Teachers Association, will be the guest speaker at the Panola County Democrat Club meeting on Jan. 13.

The public is invited. The meeting starts at 5:30 p.m. at the Panola County Chamber of Commerce, 300 W. Panola St. in Carthage.

Ray will discuss “Patent Medicine and Other Questionable Cures.” He will ask audience members to share some of the “cures” that they survived as children.

A covered-dish supper will follow the program.

For more information, call John Foster, club president, at (903) 693-8607 or Wanda Gaines, club vice president, at (903) 693-5271.