Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on August 12, 1974 · Page 10
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Ton HOPK (AHK.) STAH DrLamb Birth defect is her problem By Lawrence K. Lamb, M.D. DEAR DR. LAMB - I was born with a short leg. My left leg is several inches shorter than my right. I'm 20 now and about five feet tall, weighing 105 pounds. Also, I have no toes on my left foot. The foot ends about where toes should be. I started walking with crutches at age 2, and when I was 7 was fitted with my first elevated shoe. While I was growing the shoe was elevated regularly. By the time 1 was 18 my left shoe was built up about 10 inches. It was very clumsy. About a year ago my mother found a great orthopedic shoe specialist. He made a special shoe for me and may 1 say, Doctor, 1 was just about ready to cry when he put the shoe on my toeless foot. My right shoe was a black patent oxford, laced type with a half-inch heel. My new left shoe was also all- black patent. It had an ankle strap and laced onto my foot with 12 eyelets. The heel was a full 10 inches and made of aluminum. The platform was solid cork. My foot fitted into a lot of cotton padding. I was surprised how well I could walk with it. Doctor, I am really happy with my unusual shoe. I almost always wear slacks so my shoe is not noticeable. My boyfriend has taught me to dance, and I even go on long hikes with him. Now, the real question I must ask you. Three months ago my girl friend, who is the same age as I am, was in a very bad automobile accident. She had to have her right leg amputated above the knee, leaving her with a six-inch stump. She now wears an artificial limb. She walks with hardly a limp. After seeing how well my girl friend gets along, 1 wondered if I would be belter off if 1 had my left leg removed WIN AT BRIDGE and was fitted with an artificial limb. My family doctor says the decision is up to me. I would really appreciate your opinion. DEAR READER - That is not a decision you can make without a careful study of the details of the problem. First you need the benefit of an expert evaluation of the problem by a specialist in orthopedic surgery. The condition of your shortened leg makes a lot of difference. This may determine whether or not you would want to keep the knee joint, should it be advisable and you wanted to have surgery. It is not a decision that has to be made tomorrow. Why don't you ask your family doctor to arrange for you to see an orthopedic surgeon and after you have all the facts as they apply to your particular case then you will be in a better position to make a good decision? If you were my patient I would want a consultation with a specialist before trying to help you make your decision. It is important to have good support for your shortened leg or proper replacement if that seems in order. It makes a lot of difference to your spine. If one leg is shorter than the other it puts a strain on all the muscles up the spine as your body tries to balance the inequality. So, I do favor being sure that you have taken the right measures now and not delayed too long, Whether it is a built- up shoe or an artificial limb, it is important to have the right balance - that means the right length. Send your questions to Dr. Lamb, in care of this newspaper. P.O. Box 1551. Radio City Station. New York, N.Y. 10019. For a copy ol Dr. Lamb's booklet on balanced diet, send 50 cents to the same address and ask lor "Balanced Diet" booklet. Dick Frey modernizes Morehead NOHTII 12 4 K H 5 :i V A.J 1097 + A J II + 3 W10ST EAST + 10 4»J976 VK82 *Q64 + i)4:i 4 1062 4 A K.) 9 52 A 10 6 4 SOUTH <D) * A Q 4 2 V 53 4 KQ75 + Q87 Neither vulnerable West North East "if- 2V Pass Pass 4 NT. Pass Pass t>+ Pass Pass Opimint! lead —K+ South 1* 24 5* Pass By Oswald & James Jacoby Oswald: "Dick Frey has modernized 'Morehead on Bidding' by the late Albert Morehead. The new book is a rather old-fashioned discussion of modern bidding, but with a great many points of value to anyone who wants to improve his bridge thinking." Jim: "Today's hand shows North carrying South to an impossible six-spade contract. South had to lose a club and a heart off the top, and the bad trump break put him down two." Oswald: "The point Morehead makes is that North blamed South for the For Tuesday, Aug. 13,1974 ARIES (March 21-April 19) Quick I ..nking will help you spot advantages tor yourselt Itiat another overlooks If you get a bright idea, move last TAURUS (April 20-May 20) You re much more alert in business matleis than you were yesterday Correct any mistakes you may have made then GEMINI (May 21-June 20) Something productive will come out ol your social m- volvenv3tus It wilj be through an unusual connection CANCER (June 21-July 22) Your present commercial dealings will obtain desired results it you use an indirect approach Don! show all ol your hand LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) In a situation today where there are several people involved, it's going to be up to you to get things properly organized VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) Don't procrastinate in going after a goal that s important to you The favorable conditions are only temporary LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) You'll have an opportunity to rectify a situation with a friend debacle, because he claimed that South had reversed ^nd shown a very good hand." Jim: "Morehead disagrees completely with North, as we do. South's two-spade call was the cheapest rebid he could make. Since it was a bid of a new suit in a forcing sequence, North could not pass. But South had made it possible for North to sign off at three diamonds or three hearts." Oswald: "North had too good a hand to sign off. He could have cue bid to three clubs and then bid four spades to invite a slam, but he had no excuse for bidding the slam on his own." ' (NKWSI'AI'EH ENTKHI'HISE ASSN I The bidding has been: 12 West North East South 1+ Pass 2* Pass 3* Pass ? You, South, hold: 4AQ654 ¥AQ654 *AK*2 What do you do now? A—Bid three hearts. Show your second suit. TODAY'S QUESTION North rebids three notrump. What do you do now? Answer Tomorrow Send $ 1 tor JACOBY MODERN book to "Win at Bridge. ' (c/o this newspaper). P O Box 489. Radio City Station. New York NY 10019 that got off on the wrong loot Do it while both o) you are in a torgiving mood SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Your best bet now for getting things done the way you want is not to deal with underlings Go right to the top man SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23- Dec. 21) By now you should have had enough time to think a major decision through carefully Act in line with the way you've reasoned it out CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) You can do things in a manner today that will capture the attention of one you want to impress Just use your imagination AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Two situations you re involved in appear unrelated Actually, they lit together nicely You'll spot a way to link them up PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) Put out your best efforts if you re doing some type ol service for another There s a real surprise in store in return tor work well done your birthday Aug. 13, 1974 You will undertaKe a new and unusual intere-st this year that will be otfereci yoy by chance It should turn out quite well Television Logs Monday Night 6:00 Travel Film 2 Movie 3 "Jason and the Argonauts" News 4-6-7-10-11-12 6:30 Educational Profiles 2 I I/ove Lucy 4 Beverly Hillbillies 6 Felony Squad 7 Adam-12 10 To Tell the Truth 11 Buck Owens 12 7:00 Pro Tennis 2 Baseball World of Joe Garagiola 4-6 Hookies 7-10 Gunsmoke 11-12 Baseball 4-6 Movie 3-7-10 "The Capretbaggers" Here's Lucy 11 The Commanders 12 Dick Van Dyke 11 Medical Center 11-12 News 4-6-11-12 Johnny Carson 4-6 Movie 11-12 "Miracle in the Rain" ABC Captioned News 2 News 3-7-10 Movie 3 "The Dark Past" Perry Mason 7 Rat Patrol 10 Here Comes the Brides4 7:15 8:00 8:30 9:00 10:00 10:30 11:00 11:30 12:00 9:30 10:00 1U:30 10:30 10:55 11:00 11:30 Tomorrow 6 Tuesday Morning 6:30 Summer Semester H 6:45 RFD 6 6 6:50 Your Pastor 12 6:55 Morning Devotions 4 7:00 Today 4-6-10 Cal Dring 7 CBS News 11-12 7:15 Colorful World 3 7:45 New Zoo Revue 3 8:00 Sesame Street 2 Bozo's Cartoon Carnival 7 Captain Kanuaroo 11-12 8:15 Movie 3 "I Aim at tne Stars" 8:30 Arkansas 1 9:00 Classroom Instruction 2 •Name That Tune 4-6-10 Movie 7 "The Street With No Name" Joker's Wild 11 Sesame Street 12 Winning Streak 4-6-10 Gambit 11 Classroom Instruction 2 Split Second 3 High Rollers 4-6-10 Now You See It 11-12 People In Jazz 2 Brady Bunch 3-7-10 Hollywood Squares 4-6 Love of Life 11-12 CBS News 11-12 Classroom Instruction 2 Password 3-7-10 Jackpot! 4-6 Young and the Restless 11-12 Know Your Antiques 2 News 3 Celebrity Sweepstakes4-6 Split Second 7-10 Search for Tomorrow Ilia 11:55 NBC News 4-6 Afternoon 12:00 Classroom Instruction 2 All My Children 3-7-10 Little Rock Today 4 News 6-12 Eve On Arkansas 11 12:30 Let's Make A Deal3-7-10 Jeopardy! 6 As the World Turns 11- i:00 Classroom Instruction 2 Newlywed Game 3-7 Days of Our Lives 4-6-10 Guiding Light 11-12 1:30 Girl in My Life 3-7 Doctors 4-6-10 Edge of Night 11-12 2:00 Classroom Instruction 2 General Hospital 3-7-10 Another World 4-6 Price is Rit>ht 11-12 2:3U Une Life to Live 3-7-10 How to Survive a Marriage 4-6 Charles F. Hall MIAMI (AP) — Charles F. Hall, 56, the mayor of Miami Beach who hosted two national political conventions in 1972, died Saturday after suffering an apparent heart attack. The silver-haired Democrat, who often drove a silver Rolls Royce, decided recently to resign to run for Dade County mayor, a post he held until 1970. Princess Fusako Kitasoirakawa TOKYO (AP) - Princess Fusako Kitashirakawa, 84, the seventh daughter of past Japanese Emperor Meiji, died in Tokyo Sunday. Meiji was emperor from 1852 until 1912. Match Game 11-12 3:00 Sesamt Street 2 10,000 Pyramid 3-10 Merv Griffin 4 Somerset 6 Lassie Tattletales 3:30 Movie "The Young Land" Bozo's Bin. Top 7 I Love Lucy 10 Bi« Valley 11 11-12 3 Gambit 12 I Dream of Jeannie 6 4:00 Mister Rogers 2 Bonanza 4-6 Lost in Space 10 It Takes A Thief 12 4:30 Electric Company 2 Gillian's Island 7 Green Acres 11 5:00 Sesame Street 2 ABC News 3-7 Truth or Consequences 410 Gillian's Island 6 Hogan's Heroes 11 Lucy Show 12 &-.30 News 3 NBC News 4-6 Petticoat Junction 7 CBS News 11-12 ABC News 10 Night 6:00 Travel Film 2 Truth or Consequences 3 News 4-6-7-10-11-12 6:30 Extension '74 2 To Tell the Truth 3 I Love Lucy 4 Beverly Hillbillies 6 Felony Squad 7 Jimmy Dean 10 To Tell the Truth 11 Civilisation 12 7:00 Man Builds, Man Destroys 2 Movie 3-7-10 "Pray for the Wildcats" Adam-12 4-6 Maude U 7:30 Eye to Eye 2 Faraday and Company 46 Hawaii Five-O H-12 8:00 Jeanne Wolf With ... 2 8:30 Performance 2 Hawkins H-12 9:00 You Owe It To Yourself 2 Monday. August !2, 1974 Marcus Welby, M.D. 3-710 Police Story 4-6 9:30 Bylines 2 10-00 ABC Captioned News 2 News 3-4-6-7-10-11-12 10-30 Wide World Mystery 3 10 "Sign It Death" Johnny Carson 4-6 Perry Mason 7 Movie 11-12 "Murder Ahoy" 11-30 Wide World Mystery "Sign it Death" 12:00 Here Comes the Brides4 Tomorrow 6 TO get the best out of your freezer, put the best in it! J Now's the time to load your freezer with good eating. Look at these values on such quality-perfect foods as Bel-air, . Manor House, Captain's Choice and Lucerne. All are guaranteed to please. At the start, they were carefully selected fresh foods of finest quality. Meticulous care went into (heir preparation, packing, freezing, shipping and disp&y to maintain them in perfect condition for you. Stock your freezer with the/wr and save money too, at Safeway. Ice Cream Lucerne Brand Frozen Dessert Finest Safeway Quality! 1/2-Galloti Carton 99 Mix 'EM or Match 'EM! • 10-OZ.:. PEAS AND CARROTS • 12-OZ. CHOPPED SPINACH • 10-OZ COLLARD GREENS • 10-OZ YELLOW CROOKNECK SQUASH • 10-OZ TURNIP GREENS SAf MAY LOW PRICED! YOUR CHOJCff. BAKERY TREATS AT DISCOUNT THESE LOW PRICES EVERY DAY •FROZEN FOODS AT DISCOUNT Orange Juice '"£*.' il 0' Tins T l • A 4 |*c__ Manor House A""^ x '$l IVieai rieS Assorted *t PkQS. T I Cream Pies ^d ! SSf 3?« French Fries^ hcrink ,o 5p£:M Strawberries Chicken Dinners 8anquet Bel-air Waffles K, 2!£:29« Mex* Dinners Quam/. pkg. Corn Cobbies Kg. 8° •J •. OJ — f Banquet, rrUll f ICSEosy to Fix Hostess Topping ^i Pie Shells 69' W W?" 45* Frozen Pk 8 . r±. 8 2S.39" «-*_*_„ Bel-air 2-lb 'ACe POtatOeS Hash Browns Pk B . 03 SAFEWAY QUALITY MEATS WhiteBread^sH^'.: W fc!r37« Skylark Buns !£±£r 383*1 ub. on e loaf OT 6 French Bread AppJeTumovers_{&,,•. '{£' 59« Honey Bimsft Multi^Grain Bread Smoked Hams Fully Cooked Shank Portions. 7 to 8 Ib. Wt. Range Water Added Our Low Price! Mrs. Wright's Mult!- 12-Ox. Grain. Brown 'N' Serve Pkg. SAVE AT THESE LOW PRICES Meat Mes 35* & a Che U e & se Dinners".' 4 Pkg*. " * • ••••••I « J Regular Grind i Any Size Package Ib. Hawaiian Punched, 4^*1 Hush Puppies ^.^ K 43 e Ground Beef Patio Tortfflas&n., « 31 e Catfish Steaks Sr e : u,. 99 e Egg Beaters man± SS:98 e Quarter LoinsffiSp, IB. % \ .08 FRYER PARTS Economy Package, Mixed Fryer Parts. Cut from USDA Grade 'A' Fryers! FRESH FRUITS & VEGETABLES THESE PRICES EVERY DAY Grapes Nabisco Crackers £= '# 62 Orchard Fresh, Thompson Seedless White Grapes! The/reRe B allJ Fresh! Tin O/ C Frozen Pizzas chefBoyADee 98 C »*••• Lb. f Frozen Onion Rings 2 £ Golden Corn *~ 8«« Watermelons»° *-»1.59 (You'll Find Ice Cold Melons at Your Sttfeway!) Red Potatoes Selected Size. All Purpose U.S. No. 1 Gardenside 10a*1.19 Pringles 'o- Newfangled Potato Chips They're Freshl EffecWw Through Aug. J 4, o> Your HOPE COPYRIGHT WO SAFEWAY STORES, ING.

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