Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on February 17, 1973 · Page 12
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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 12

Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Saturday, February 17, 1973
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-Bdieve/torATot/ WHO IN TOE (IWRLP COvlO WHO?.NO,T«£ DINNER WAS CANCP.60.,.W£LL IT'S A LONG STORf... WEE O'CLOCK INTKEWRNIN6? LONG IXHIBIIED IN T* CHURCH Of ttONS, BELGIUM, IN THE BELIEF IT WAS THAT OP A DRAGON SLAW IN THE CRUSADES HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AS THfaOFA OKCOD/tg A N WIVE OFTHE ISLAND Of FUTOHA,IU THE NEW HEBRIDES, DIED IM 1599 AT THE 45E OF 130 AFTER CONTRACTING MEASLES. ~A CHILDKCN'f DISEASE OF THE FARMER IN THE BAVARIAN WOODS WHO IS SLOWEST AT HARVESTIN9 HIS OATS IS ANMUAILY SURMOUNTED B/ A'STRAW GOAT FRANCES DRAKE Your Horoscope AW OLP TRICK. NOW YOU CAN SO HOME, BUZ AMP KfilAX AWHILE SAME HERE. IT WAS PORTERS IDEA TO PUT A MICKO'-POT ON EACH EMERALD .TO PROVE 1T WAS SMUfiGLEP MR*. SAWER, U.4. CUSTOMS IS GRATEFUL, TO YOU youK TOR HELPING BREAK UP A SMUGGLING XIN3, BUT X DIP VERY LITTLE, MR.FORTER. BEFORE HE «N CATCH HIS BREATH, HE'LL SET EMSR01LHP HOROSCOPE for sai., !eb. IV Look in the section in which your birthday comes and find what your outlook is, according to the stars. i v e the appearance rrogance or otiiers will esentful. Keep all nder tight control. .AGITTARIUS (Nov. 23 to Dec. FOR MONDAY, FEB. You like to make your own ARIES (Mar. 21 to Apr. 20) Not a good day in which to commit yourself to a long-range lecisions, cope with your vould pay to discuss ideas and especially if finances plans with loved o ability to make necessary payments-- and act accordingly. (Dec. 22 to Jan. TAURUS (Apr. 21 to May 21) A financial windfall indicated but you must make it possible-by improving relations will superiors and associates, am using heavy doses of charm anc diplomacy. OUSHT lNJTe.PI.ACg mo WATBB, P060 -- WHAT TWgBT THAT'S ffKBIRP*. tweet weer-mxr GEMINI (May 22 to June 21) One of the days when mixing business and pleasure will pay you may make an important business contact at a social event. CANCER (June 22 to July 23) Favorable lunar influence: n d i c a t e success through creative efforts. Also, by cutting through red tape determinedly you can now enter a brand new door to opportunity. HE'S GOODER OFF AT WHV DIDN'T VE \ HOME, LOWE6ZV-- HE'D FETCH LUKEV flLONG ) JESTSET RN.'VAWN TH 1 VWIF VE, ELU1NEV? J WHOLE BLESSET N16HT ENNVHOW THftT'S TH'ONLV CHANCE HE EUER SITS TO OPEN HIS. MODTH 10 · N«frtw«rt Arfcaiuoi TIM6S, Sot., F«b. 17, 1WS FAVETTIVILLI, AHKAH»A» , mniuniin LESTER L COLEMAN, M. D. Treatment Can Sober Drivers miiiiiiiiiiiiiraiiiramiyiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiaiiiiiiM The bloodshed and destruction! caused bv the drunken automobile driver vitiate some of Ihe wonderful advances in modern medicine devoted to the saving of human life. When will we be sufficiently aroused to drive the drunken driver permanently off the roads, and forever deny him the right to drive an automobile, a plane, or any vehicle that ca'n be a hazard to others? Not until a long period of time has elaspsed after intensive treatment should he or she be permitted the privilege of such means of communication. When we consider the joy of saving a single life of a person afflicted with leukemia or cancer, and when we consider .he magnitude of a single heart transplant, and when we consider the eradication of the crippling infirmities of polio. urgh University in Scotland re successfully using a special ugar derivative, fructose. This ugar is said to help speed up le utilization of alcohol in the xdy, and aid in de-toxifying Icohol from the blood stream. Volunteers who have been iven the sugar solution treat- nent were said to have sobered p 25 per cent faster than thos* vho had not. Dr. S. S. Brown and his plleagues at the Royal In- irmary in Edinburg support the ecent similar studies at Harvard Medical School where this Tiethod of de-toxification was irst studied two years ago. DE-TOXIFICATION Fructose, given intravenously, s undoubtedly effective. Now, low do we persuade the labilual drunken driver to submit to a method that may can we accept sit by benignly alcoholism as an ACROSS LAKE DOG PATCH ISTHE ' AFFLUENT COMMUNITY OF WVIDEELSPORT THE NATIVES HAVE ~M IRf NEVER USED-IRRITABLE J^~T, f~^f LEO (July 24 to Aug. 23) Superiors are now likely ti be intrigued by your highl; original ideas. In presenting stress your innately dynami approach. VIRGO (Aug: 24 to Sept. 23) No day for a shy violet. Le o t h e r s know you hav something, of value to : offer What has seemed out of reac s closer than you may imagine LIBRA (Sept. 24 to Oct. 23) A finoncial transaction coul be highly profitable, but be sur you are aware of all the angle Before signing on the dotte ine. Romance favored. SCORPIO (Oct. 24 to Nov. 22) Your self-confidence is ad mirable, of course, but don w 111 O Ul ctf HOLD IT/ THIS TIM Y0U5£T AND 1'U. STAMD UP TMSR AUO W«EH fo«. -m BUFFALO EVERY TIME. I 5£T POWM THE.RS j zi TRAMPLED 01? RUM OV6.R BY A J«*i. K6P AW fozTuos WW-FWINiS TTS IV'B MAPE TMis MEAL MANY TIMES ger i COULP 00 IT IN MY SLEEP lllf THERE'S MOTHIsJG BUT A eowu O.F STEW/ED I'LL Ber I'M THE MAW IM THE WORLD TO 6AT.A STEWED PRUWE SANPWCH unalterable destructive force in socity? LEGISLATION SLOW While legislation progresses a a snail's pace, the statistics o death on the highways races ahead. For a moment, think abou the fact that more than 30,001 Americans die each year in automobile accidents directly attributable to. the selfish t h o u g h t l e s s , irresponsibl drunken pariah of modern society. The c a n ' recent "drink-all-yo' advertisements r e s t a u r a n t s a r e shamefu testimonials to our country' standards of enjoyment. Now you may wonder why chose to discuss this in m "Hopeful News" column. A team of scientists at Edin save his life and ours? Other drugs like sodium acetate are also being studied »y scientists seeking the ideal pill to sober up the deathdealing alcoholic. It is imperative that all social, medical, psychological and legal forces coordinate their efforts inmediately, if this great scourge of mankind is to be controlled. Educational · campaigns of great intensity mast begin early in the school systems to portray the dangers of driving whila drunk. My animus to t h e drunken driver is particularly acute as I write this on January 1, 1973. One of my patients who survived an operation I had performed for the removal of a cancer eight years ago was killed minute.? after midnight by a "social drinking" alcoholic behind the wheel of the lethal weapon: an uncontrollable car. :APRICORN 20) You may receive many ·equests now-- some demanding i great deal' of your time or. jerhaps. money. Give careful thought to decide what is of real value -- to you. AQUARIUS (Jan. 21 to Feb. 19) business problem can now be solved -- if you don't "orce issues. A bit of n a t u r a l charm a n d persuasiveness will do the trick. PISCES (Feb. 20 to Mar. 20) Some changes in your life indicated. Be receptive: they be for the .better. During the yp.m., you could meet someone who will be important to your future. YOU BORN TODAY are endowed with many talents, through which you can achieve a highly successful life. You are versatile, -i m a g i n a t i v e , discriminating arid, though innately modest, you develop a keen sense of the value of your faculties, and become more o u t g p i n g , proud o f your achievements as you grow older. Excellent at research, you could succeed as a scientist, educator or journalist; could also excel at almost any of the arts. Birthdate of.'Nicholos Copernicus. Polish astronomer: Adelina_Patti, Italisn prima doima; uavid Garrick. English actor. iiiiiiniiiDn^ B. JAY BECKER On Contract Bridge (Top Record Holder to Masters' Individual Championship Play) South dealer. Both sides vulnerable. NOBTH A 7 5 V 8 6 3 2 · A Q M 8 7 5 + K WEST A Q1093 V Q 1 0 7 , 4 6 4 Q J I 0 6 2 SOUTH A A J 8 6 4 EAST A K 2 V J 5 4 J 9 4 3 * 9 8 7 4 Crossword By Eugene Sheffer ACROSS 1. Pleads 5. Weep 8. Solicitude 13. Neglect 13. Color 14. Arabian seaport 15. Produce 17. Disembark 18. Urbane 19. Subjects 21. Border 1A. Recede 25. German novelist 28. Affirm · 30. Ovum 33. Past 34. Weapon 35. Female deer 36. Bird's ' bill 37. Chickens 38. Food 39. Prevaricate 41. Bristle 43, General tendencies 46. Command 50. Male sheep 51. Endure 54. Wings 55. Epoch 56. God of love 57. Confined 58. Wane's companion 59. Impression DOWN 1. Swamps Z.Austral- ian bird (var.) 3. Feminine name 4. Masculine name 5. Shinto temple 6. Away 7. Vegetable 8. Hebrew leader Average time of lolutinn: 22 min. Answer to yesterday's puzzle. 9. George Eliot novel 10. French name 11. Concludes 16. Communist 20. Title (Ger.) 22. Yawn 23. Levels 25. Chess piece 26. Mature 27. Peer 29. Comfort 31. Tibetan gazelle 32. Obtain 34. Lean-to 38. Defaced 40. Insert 42. Digit 43. Ensnare 44. Lung sound 45. Simmer- 47. Venture 48. English school 49. Relax 52. Money of account 53. Remiss + A53 The bidding; South West North East Pass 1 A Pass 2 0 3 NT Opening lead - queen of clubs, It was the last rubber of the day. It was a perfectly simple hand to play. Now he'd be able to catch the 6:15. He'd been running in bad luck ever since he sat down. Winning this rubber would save something from the wreckage. Things couldn't always go wrong. He was just in a bad streak. So he won the club in dummy led a diamond to the king ant another one back to the queen West showing out. Now he had only eight tricks arid no chance "or a ninth. Down one. Again. Why does this always happen .0 me? It's all Bill's fault, anyhow. [ told him to pick the other seats. He knew the cards were running East-West all day. Besides, why didn't he take it out of notrump? Five diamonds is a breeze. Maybe I shouldn't hava run the diamonds right away. What was' the rush? If I had six diamond tricks, they'd run just as well later on. I know what I should have done. I should have tested the hearts first. Maybe they were 3-3. Then I wouldn't have to worry about a diamond split. I might even make the hand with a 4-2 break. The doubleton could ,be the Q-J. Q-10 or J-10. I'd lead the A-K-9 and let them worry about the diamonds. The eight of hearts would be trick number nine. I should have thought of all this before and maybe made the hand. It couldn't cost me anything to try it. It would give me two chances instead of one. If the hearts didn't break right. I'd still have a shot at t h e diamonds. I was wrong to try the diamonds first. Now it's too late to try the hearts. No entry. OK, fellas, down one. (P.S. He caught the 7:15). PONYTAIL 33 SI SS S8 42- 56 59 49 'Speaking of the national economy. ·. 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