The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on November 8, 1961 · Page 7
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The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas · Page 7

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Ann Landers This Therapist Needs Therapist Dear Ann Landers: I married a psychiatric social worker who is in private practice. I've seen him untangle emotional p r o b- lems for desperately unhappy couples. He has worked miracles for people in need of counselling, but I can't get him to help me withmy problem—him. We've been married four years and I don't know of another wife who is alone as much as I am. He is b u s y from morn- Ing until night. I'm sick of com peting with his patients for time and atten tion. When_I tell him l" need more time with him he pretends not to hear me. You would think with his knowledge .iful daughter is seriously considering throwing herself away on a fellow who is from the wrong side of the tracks. Her father and [ are beside ourselves. We brought up this girl with every advantage. She has had fine schooling, a European tour, The boy during the and lovely clothes, works in an office ANN and training he'd understand my needs; instead, he acts as if I don't exist. Please help me. — NEGLECTED Dear Neglected: Those who possess knowledge and training don't always have the ability to apply that knowledge and training to their own lives. We all know physicians who warn their patients against obesity while they themselves lug around 30 pounds of excess weight. And what woman has not gecn a beauty operator who can do wonders for a client when her own hair looks as if it had been stirred with a stick? Your husband ought to workj out his unresolved emotional problems with another therapist. Tell him the shoemaker's wife is tired of going barefoot. Dear Ann: A friend of mine has a two-year-old child who eats dirt out of potted plants, crayons, lead-pencils, paper — almost anything he can get his hands on. I raised four children and none of them behaved like this. I think there must be something wrong with the boy. Is there a chance that he is retarded? Please reply in the paper because the child's mother is a faithful reader and I want her to see it.-A FRIEND Dear Friend: Most very young children put all sorts of things in their mouths as a means of exploring the world around them. This child, however, may have a deficiency in his diet. I hope the mother will see this column and take him to a physician. Dear Ann Landers: Our beau- "Satisfaction Guaranteed" Furniture Upholstering Truck Seats Recovered Tarps & Combine Canvas Repaired. Canvas Awnings ROBERT BARNES 826 Ash CH 2-3243 day and goes to school at night. It will take him at least six more years to be a lawyer. I don't believe he has a suit of clothes to his name. His parents are very ordinary people and can do nothing for him. We've tried to talk some sense into her head but we can't seem to get through to her. Please tell this stupid girl that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. Thank you. — GETTING NOWHERE Dear Nowhere: Your daughter isn't going with an apple — she's going with a young man. And he sounds like a pretty solid one to me. You should be pleased and proud of your daughter for selecting a fellow who is working hard to achieve something. She has a sound set of values in spite of her snobbish parents. You're welcome. (Ann Landers' new book "Since You Ask Me" is now a best seller.) UNUSUAL ART MEDIUM — Mrs. Bernhard Fleming holds sand painting made by a friend to illustrate talk she recently made on the art of making pictures with colored sand. (Herald Photo by Lois Smith) Colored Sand Is Art Medium Election, Initiation De Molay Mothers circle initiated three members last evening in Masonic temple and elected new officers. New members are Mrs. Dwight Haworth, Mrs. Fred Kissinger and Mrs. Elmo Shepherd. Officers elected were Mrs. Harry Moody, president; Mrs. Paul Boyke, first vice president; Mrs. Howard Huston, second vice president; Mrs. Harry Loyd, secretary; Mrs. Lee Harrison, treasurer; Mrs. Ollie Burress, parliamentarian, and Mrs. Haworth, historian. Mrs. Jack Kille presided and announced that a bake sale will be held Dec. 15, with Mrs. Burress as committee chairman. Plans were made for a Christmas party on Dec. 4 at the Burress home. The hostess commitee last night included Mrs. Kille, Mrs. Boyke and Mrs. Moody. Eighteen attended. "The Navajo and the Art of Sandpainting" was the topic presented by Mrs. Bernhard Fleming at a meeting recently of the Crescent Club at the home of Mrs Ralph Lidikay. Used as a demonstration by Mrs Fleming was a sand painting entitled "The Sandpainter at Work". It had been made for Mrs. Fleming by her lifelong friend, Mrs. Harry Chester, now of Desert Hot Springs, Calif. Both Mrs. Chester and Mrs. Fleming are formerly of Ottawa, having graduated from the eighth grade of the old Washington School in 1912. Mrs. Chester is the former Dorothy Work, and Mrs. Fleming is the former Josephine Barnes. The painting utilized white desert sand tinted the colors needed. The idea stemmed from the Navajo Indian sandpainters, whose work was done upon a flat surface or ground and used in ceremonies of healing. Unlike the sandpainter of yesteryear whose work was erased by the winds before evening, the sandpainter of today can work o canvas and preserve it in perm nent form. Jaycee Jaynes THE OTTAWA HERALD Wednesday, November 8, 1961 Mrs. Lewis Irwin was guest peaker for Jaycee Jaynes last evening. She talked about holiday lecorations and Christmas gift wrappings. Mrs. Bill Seymour was hostess assisted by Mrs. Cy Young. Plans »vere discussed for the Thanksgiv- ng buffet for J.C.'s and Jaynes at Opal's Steak House on Nov. 19. One guest, Mrs. Ron Myers, and 16 members attended. For the Outdoor-Man Old Spice "OUTDOOR LOTION" For Face and Hands • Protects • Heals • Refreshes Only $1.00 plus tax PHARMACY Opp. Courthouse CH 2-3024 Carl Snyder, R.Ph. 15% DISCOUNT on Dry Cleaning CASH and CARRY Gorsage Cleaners 118 W. 3rd State President Speaks Guest speaker for Ottawa Branch, American Association of University Women, last evening was the state president, Mrs. Randall Hill, Manhattan, whose topic was "Women's Place in the World". She was accompanied by Mrs. Christine Wrenrich, Manhattan, state vice president. The 1961 program theme is "In Keeping With Our Purpose". Mrs Harold Crawford was hostess. The Status of Women commit tee, headed by Mrs. F. E. War ner, was in charge. Other com mittee members are Mrs. E. R Read, Mrs. Wanda Baird, Mrs J. L. Rokes, Mrs. Carlin Nallej and Miss Maude Adams. Thirty-four members and three guests were present. RICHARDSON'S Open Saturday, Nov. I Ith 9:00 to 6:00 urate ""7™**** contr Let Flowers Say The Words It Is Impossible To Find. Be at the Top of the Class with BUSTER BROWN, For the young miss or the hop-scotch set...Buster Browns qualify for attending school. They're smart (looking, that is) and attractive (comfortable, too). These shoes are healthy (they've got a rugged constitution) and they want to go places (on the feet of active, fun-loving gals). Try on a pair of these educated shoes... today. Exclusive in Franklin County . . . another reason your new range should be GASA On new gas ranges you can dial a selection of low temperatures never before possible. Until recently, 250° F. was about the lowest oven temperature available. Now with settings down to 140° F. you can keep foods warm and taWe-ready for hours—without over-cooking or drying out. Other important advantages of gas ranges equipped with this amazingly accurate control include thawing frozen food and warming dishes. Even your finest china can be warmed without fear of damage. And now you can prepare those delicious foods that require a slow, steady oven heat. See the new low temp gas ranges soon. Enter a whole new world of cooking pleasure. */* ft MAtM OTTAW4 Complete Juvenile Dept. Today's automatic gas ranges have so many wonderful features — yet cost less to buy, install and operate—you'd think everyone would cook with gas. As a matter of fact, most homemakers do. see your Gas range dealer THEGASStRVICtCO. Gat> fin kom ANCHOR Whatever your plans for a home of your own . . . visit your nearby Anchor Office and talk it over with the friendly people there. Home financing at Anchor is safe, and smart ... as evidenced by the record number of homes financed last year, and for many years past. ANCHOR YOUR FUTURE TO SECURITY IN A HOME OF YOUR OWN! anchor SAVIX.S ASSOCIATION HARRY T. WEST, PRESIDENT 235 SOUTH MAIN, OTTAWA, KANSAS, CH 2-1400 731 MINNESOTA, KANSAS CITY, KANSAS 5601 JOHNSON DKIVK. MISSION, KANSAS 8017 FLOYD, OVERLAND PARK, KANSAS 737 MASSACHUSETTS, LAWRENCE. KANSAS S740 W. 95th ST., LEAWOOD, KANSAS HOME OFFICE—KANSAS CITY. KANSAS

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