The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 15, 1968 · Page 11
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 11

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Friday, November 15, 1968
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Palm Beach Post, Friday, Nov. la, 1968 11 K M'WS , I, "f .-" 11:00 PM : K T0NIGHT ! Japanese Keep Up With Own Language NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) When 10 year-old Yoko Tatsumi came lo this country from Japan two years ano, she didn't speak a word of English. Today, her English is line, but she has to go to school tu re-learn Japanese. Yoko Is one of more than 500 Japanese children In the metropolitan area who attend special classes once a week to make sure they do not completely forget their native language. The classes, which began five years ago In Manhattan and spread to surrounding cities with substantial Japanese communities, were set up by the Manhattan Nippon Club In response to requests by Japanese families. Many were afraid that by the time they returned to Japan, their children would have completely forgotten Japanese. Yoko, who Is in the fifth grade, attends class every Saturday at the Roosevelt School here along with 53 other children. She began studying about a year ago. "It's kind of fun," she said Wednesday, "but I don't like It so much because it's on Saturday." Asked if she found Japanese more difficult than English, she said, "Yes, it's harder." Yoko's father, Toshihlku, who works for the Toho Menka Trading Co. of Japan, said he and his wife, both of whom learned English in school at home, encouraged their daughter to learn the new language .. shop tonight Hil 9:30 sale! for gilding the lily . . . ESOreaVs Xew Florentine Collection 3 lC. I! OOI. KMT COSTDIES MPOIITEI) FftO.Vf ITALY Put your looks on the gold standard with a 24-kt. Florentine finish. Subtle, shimmery . . . definitely not gilty. Florentine blush, beige, or tawny makeup .'J..0, Sft. Florentine highlighter: gold or silver spun, .'J. .10, Florentine lipsticks, 7 shimmery shades 2..0. COS MKT ICS. STREET FLOOR DOWNTOWN WEST I'ALM BEACH 99 25 I yij It eg. $.0-$6'0. Many styles in the collection! A4ine skirts, pleated skirts. Double and single-breasted jackets. Solids, stripe trims. Florida colors. 8-16. KNIT SHOP, SECOND FLOOR DOWNTOWN WEST PALM BEACH I ill ' 111 M " i TTViimi Sill) L'OREAL fir I f bfenline Rntsk Wmmf JOIN US IN A FUN SALUTE TO RIVIERA BEACH HIGH SCHOOL THIS SATURDAY AT 1:30 IN THE YOUNG FIORIDIAN SHOP Live band! Varsity cheerleaders! Youth board with dancing fashions! Drawing for B TJ Ft 3D I N A) special! tennis look shirt shift 77 7 Sure-success shift in ottoman rib acetate. Novelty side slits, placket front. Brown, navy, green, white, black & , white. Misses' sizes 10-18. BUDGET SPORTSWEAR. STREET FLOOR DOWNTOWN WEST PALM BEACH T99 2" I , ' - -v J '"" - K 1 """t " WTHlll l) LIKE OLD! SHAPED LIKE SEW Slip-on sporter for pantsuits, city-suits and when the new shape's a must! Dark brush stroke on walnut brown leather. TOPIC A LS SHOE SJI()P, STREET FLOUR - - DOWNTOWN WEST P'aLM BEACH Comp. a( $1. Famous name! Cozy cotton flannel sleepwear for cool weather sleeping! Pastel prints. Pajamas in sizes 32 to 40. SLEEPWEAR, SECOND FLOOR DOWNTOWN WEST PALM BEACH

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