The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 9, 1976 · Page 39
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 39

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Thursday, December 9, 1976
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Palm Beach Post, Thursday, December 9, 1976 B17 PHOTOGRAPHY POTTERY MACRAME Jv Jssis SIDEWALK ARTS G CRAFTS FESTIVAL & SALE FRIDAY & SATURDAY DECEMBER 10 & 11 DOWNTOWN WEST PALM BEACH (ON CLEMATIS STREET) Come-Browse-Buy See the Artists at Work 10:00 to 5:00 EACH DAY ASSOCIATED ARTISTS OF THE PALM BEACHES, INC. js TONITE! riir ladies nitei rL) FRll DRINKS (1) AJ J.JfV (All Unescorted Ladies) nffljF) DANCE CONTEST $-f) 1st jtAJS (Couples) vU Prize FOREST HILL I 1117 ANDI & JACK 122 STEVE & MARY I & CONGRESS "K TJ, MARY 129 77 ALL GIRL Country & Western Band Jf 1 Dlrect from the Showboat jvl in Las Vegas V'SM PA m BELLE STARR i EG kV ' 1 en the .i-ii4JJ,,i NASHVILLE GIRL FRIENDS KOLL's LOUNGE 9 30 u "VWIIUli W.d., Thurs., Fri., Sat., Sun. 1117 Broadway (U.SJ1) Riviera Beach JsJ TONIGHT'S REGULAR GuXrt DINNER SPECIAL EARLY DINNER SPECIALS Vlj'tJAllZ) Served Mon. thru Sat. 4-6 PM TOYS SHELL CREATIONS DRIFTWOOD Gracious Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere DISCOVER FOR YOURSELF OUR EVENING DINNERS STARTING AT $4.95 Visiting Santa Isnt What It Used To Be -if- -MMMMMsii''l'''""M' We ofler a line variety of taslv ao- petizers. salads and entrees ranging from our specially prepared Caesar Salad to the Chateaubriand. Bouquetiere, A choice selection of desserts provide the soniethinci special" ending to dinner Setvfit nightly from 6 to 10 PM USE. LUNCHEON SERVICE DAILY CX-CEPT SATURDAY AND SUNDAY 1 1 30 AM to 2 PM Georgia Style BAR-3-Q RIB DINNER $2.65 Tree Sell Paiking in our spacious "at-lhe-doui facilities RAMADA INN ON THE GOLF COURSE PHONE 683-8810 1800 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd Private Party and Banquet Facilities Available 9339 '1.75 to $3.95 Other dinners ALT. A1A. Liberty Square Lake Park. 844-9488 SPECIAL CHRISTMAS SHOPPING HOURS! MON. THRU SAT. 10 A.M. TO 10 P.M. SUN. 11 A.M. TO 7 P.M. throne - a red giant with a white beard and big bushy eyebrows. "Ho, ho, ho," he boomed and stretched out his arms. Adam' froze in his tracks. I took him by the hand and smiled, urging, "It's okay, come on and talk to Santa." A little arm wrapped around my leg. Big brown eyes peeped from the folds of my coat. I encouraged. Santa's elf encouraged. Santa begged and bribed with a candy cane, but all to no avail. Santa needn't have worried about baby's dampness either. A lollipop was all she would tolerate from the gentleman. Finally, there was nothing left to do but trudge back through the cold and wind to the car. What a sight we must have been - a disgusted and disappointed young mother carrying a damp baby with a sobbing 3-year-old in tow. Suddenly a man walking toward us burst into laughter. "I'm sorry," he chuckled, "but did you know your little boy has his pants on backward?" "Of course," I thought sarcastically. "I always dress him that way." But sure enough - not only were the pants on backward, but the fly was unzipped. And there was more . "His cowboy boots are on the wrong feet, too," the man chortled. Today, in one of my trunks, there is a picture from another day of the kids on Santa's knee. But the memory I treasure more is of that, funny little threesome in Oklahoma City. By SHARI BERGBOM Post Staff Writer Santa Claus is not hard to find in Palm Beach County. He's visiting just about every major shopping center. But back in the 1960s when I lived in a little town in Oklahoma, a visit to Santa was a major excursion. I'll never forget the first one I attempted. The morning was murky and cold. A 40-m.p.h. wind whipped the red Oklahoma dust as I bundled my two children in the car for the 45-mile trip to Oklahoma City. The baby was disinterested, content to chew on an Oreo cookie and -leave visions of sugar plums to her 3-year-old brother Adam. He chattered excitedly about the race car Santa was going to bring him. It was still the heyday of downtown shopping. Christmas screamed from every store window and people, jostled by the wind and each other, filled the streets. With a 30-pound baby on my hip and my son by the hand, we made our way through the gusty winter canyons of the city to the department store where Santa held court. Our eyes were tearing from the wind as with aching arms I shifted the ' baby to a new position and boarded the elevator. Adam tugged on his coat zipper, his dark hair damp against his forehead which snuggled inside his heavy parka. There were signs of another type of dampness on the baby as at last, we arrived in the toy department. Santa sat on a massive white Prices Kfft'rtivr thru lWrnihrr 1 llh. key U est Hour Won. thru Sal. 10 a.m. lo 9 p.m. Sun. 12 Soon lo 5 p.m. mft VALUES Sears SALE! Save I95 on this Sears by Fisher Stereo Receiver SEARS AUDIO BY I I Ml I It (b) 2173 23(11 The Sears Audio by Fisher line was developed to combine the tvo things you want most in a stereo system very high quality sound and reasonable price YOUR CHOICE! Q099 Sriirs low I'rire Kuril N. &H A & B NOVELTIES MAGIC AND FUN SHOP 4005 SOUTH DIXIE HIGHWAY WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA AMFM Stereo Receiver (at .. Multi-band radio. AMFM, TV i, police, weather, air (b) l). 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