The Sydney Morning Herald from Sydney, New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia on July 4, 1982 · Page 93
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The Sydney Morning Herald from Sydney, New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia · Page 93

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Sunday, July 4, 1982
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TDniree momilhs' supply - of Wlhiskas ; BOO: Prize of $4 to Susan (1 3), Dibbs St, Lismore. Hi kids, " , We have a great competition about cats today. It's about cats, what they eat and what they are called. - The prizes are three months' supply of Whiskas cat food, delivered to your home. ' The food, enough to satisfy even the iriost greedy of cats will be a mixture of Whiskas CflnnccI csit foods The two winning cats will, in fact, be among the first cats in NSW to try the new look Whiskas food. - '' .' Whiskas have just introduced "new taste" Whiskas, and our two winning cats will be able to give it their approval. , There are runner-up prizes of $10 worth of "Excelcat productswhich are for cat care. The Excelcat pack includes a flea collar, dusting powder and a grooming brush. Your cat probably needs an Excelcat pack! - There are two first prizes of three months' supply of Whiskas and 1 0 runner-up prizes of Excelcat packs.. , To win we want you to tell us why your cat got his or hef name. Perhaps your cat is called Dopey or Stripey, which makes his name easy to understand! It's'fun to remember why your pet got his or her name, and recall the family discussions about what name' to give; " Some families seem to hit on the right name straight away, and others wait until a name just comes along. How did your-family, name your pet cat? Send entries to Box 4020 GPO Sydney, 2001, and don't forget your full name, age and address. . " - Entries close on Tuesday July 20. Fun cat show to visit Cat lovers shouldn't miss The Smith Family Domestic Cat Show, next Saturday July 10. This show is for those of us who love ordinary cats - those cats that don't usually have a chance at prize ribbons and fame. :The 60c entry fee (30c for children and pensioners) is for the Smith Family, and the fun. is for everyone! . This cat show is quite different from the championship affairs, where the cats are pedigreed, special and expensive. ' ( ; . . There are categories like; the cat with the. loudest purr, the one with the longest ears, rid the one that looks most like the judge! 'As well as the fun of watching the judging of these unlikely events, there are many Stalls with novelties and food to buy. The show is open from noon to 4 pm next Saturday July 10, at Sydney's Lower Town Hall. ft THE CIRCUS: ft ft Prize of $4 to Anita-Phoebe, ft 7, Armidale. Your on Some of the entries from our recent Paint the Bridge for Berger competition are now on display in Sydney. ; If you entered the competition your entry may be among them. The entries are' on display at the Department of Main Roads exhibition in the South East Pylon of the Harbour Bridge. . V ' . A Did you know you can go into this pylon and up to a viewing level to look over the Harbour?' . . ... . " ? ' Ifs a wonderful way to admire the Harbour and City. And now you can admire some of the many wonderful entries in the Super Scene Paint the Bridge contest. ' - - . ' ' This pylon is on the City side of the Bridge, -and is the pylon closest to the Opera House, .-- - -;.-. .,.,. You can reach it by using the Cumberland Steps, in the Rocks area, or by steps at Mil-, sons -Pt station. ' . ,?. ; The Super Scene exhibition is on the middle level of the pylon.. There are also displays telling the history, of the Bridge. ' ' - The pylon is open on Saturday, Sunday, Monday and public holidays from 9.30 am to There is an entry of 50c for adults and 30c for children. ' . mm M A 7 .VL- mvQfcf PUZZLE NO 1; It is American Independence Day,' so we have American puzzles today. In the centre space draw any symbol or design that makes you think of the United States of America. Then write the names of three American States that begin with the letter "A". Remember when you are colouring the puzzle that, the US colours are rcdwhite andblue., ; PUZZLE NO 2: The word fantasyland is a word that Mm Ni 1 1 1 1 ni iv? Exhibition paintings display i ' mm . rm .... rsv makes us all think of the' US, fun. arid Disneyland. Can you make tip !0 words wflh thV letters in "fantasyland." Complete all tbe puzzles yon can, atucb your Mme, age and address to each one and send them in, to Super Scene. Prizes and certificates will be awarded for the hest entries. There's a special $10 prize for the best junior and the best senior set of nicely coloured correct puzzles. D 7 2 Q: What did the baby digital wateh say to his mother? ; A: "Look Mum, no hands."' Amanda (12), Grant Ave, Cabramatta. Patientt Doctor, Doctor, I keep thinking I am a goat! Doctor: How long have you had this feeling? Patient: Since I was a kid! Carolyn (11), Lorikeet St, Nunawadmg, .Vie, ' 8 A M AtilUOni?Y mm mm mmmmmmmmm mm ; .Results of June 27 competitions COLOURING NEVER SEPARATED FROM MY ANIMALS 1st Prizes $10 Senior: Sonja (13) , Kangaroo Pi Rd, Kangaroo Pt; Junior: David (5). Nelson St," 'Greta; Other Prizes $5.00: Me-" . lissa (13), Elliott Ave. Erskineville; Jasmina (12), Seabeach Ave, Mona Vale: Donna (6), Kinclclan Rd,. Winston Hills: Mandy (8), Darling St, Balmain; Prizes , $3.00:. Debbie (14), Alt St, Ash-field; Rebecca (14), Hillside Cres, Epping; Tanya (13), Medlyn St, . Parkes; Shane (8), Jewell Ave, Armidale; Nathan (4), Pitt Rd, N Curt "Curl; Richard (8), Kilpa P), St Ives. ' Once you have reached total 30 points, send your certificates back to Super Scene with your full name, age and address and you will be posted a $10 money order. ' Q: What is the difference between a mouldy lettuce and a dismal song. - A: One is a bad salad, and " the other is a sad ballad. Lisa (12), Casino St, South' . Lismore. . Shopkeeper I felt sorry to leave as I got into the car. The shop hadn't been what I expected. To begin with, the smell hadn't appealed to me. Melting moth balls, mixed with stale, perfume and .musty linen didn't exactly blend in together. ' At first it was like entering a new world. It was a world of darkness, yet so full of life. Every little intricate object was there and .nothing was missing not even the ancient bobbypins that were embedded tightly in wads of cardboard swinging slowly back and forth against the rickety wooden shelf. Cobwebs hung from endless piles of discarded crockery and the stench of camphor filled the air. Tiny silverfish had left their mark in every item of clothing and linen. Old books stacked' in untidy corner heaps were all covered in a thin sheet of dust, whilst on creaking shelves above them stood weary gjrey candles, now only itired stumps remaining. Prams and cradles stood in one corner fragile jwith age." Their rusty wheel' ,rims had almost cracked under the unbearable weight of the heavy steel frame. ' The oldest item in the shop was an antique grandfather clock looking j almost as musty, as the . shopkeeper himself. His greasy beard was limp and grey, swaying gently to and fro in the . humid breeze of the scorching afternoon. , His smooth bald ead. was lined with wrinkles, as was his soft face. Shadows under his eyes told the story of loneliness and depression, sadness and long nights. The hollow cheekbones were dull and grey, creating a face that was a frail image. When he smiled at me the Old face erupted into a shining beacon, filled with happiness and love. It seemed to change the whole . appearance of the shop; the laughing' blue eyes' and the rosy cheeks seemed to break the barrier of loneliness that lay between him and the world. I smiled back. ' . Now he was free, and had found a friend in the world that he thought he had lost forever. Prize of $5 to Jackie (14) , Pleasant Crt, Car-' lingford. 91v THE i SUN-HERALD, -JULY 4,1 982 93 1

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