Tucson Daily Citizen from Tucson, Arizona on March 5, 1968 · Page 7
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Woman's Vi TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 1968 PAGE 7 Deck Set Summer fun is the idea behind this cotton scooter from the Deck Set petite collection by Mr. Fine. The checkerboard print is trimmed with" black buttons. Eva Judith Gutierrez Betrothed Mr. and Mrs. Edward F. Skicewicz, 2541 S. Rook Ave., announce the engagement of their daughter Eva Judith Gutierrez to Lee Edward Phillips. Eva Judith was graduated from Palo Verde High School and is now employed by St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. Phillips is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James H. Phillips, 2117 S. Avenida Planeta. The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Rudyard (Mich.) High School and now serves in the Navy. Nursery Education Week In Progress In connection with national N u r s e r y Educaton Week, which began Sunday and continues through Saturday, the public is welcome to visit the 77 nursery schools and kindergartens in the Tucson area. Mayor James Corbett signed an official proclamation for the week Friday. The centers of Operation Head Start and the Office of Economic Opportunity will also be open for public visitation and observation. An open house is planned tomorrow by the Migrant Opportunity Program Day Care Center in Marana. The center will be open to visitors in the morning. The Tucson Association for the Education of Young Children is participating in Nursery Education Week to enable the community to learn what facilities and opportunities are available for young children in Tucson. 'At Wit's End 9 To Be Revietved "At Wit's End," written by Erma Bombeck, will be reviewed by Mrs. Quentin Mees at noon Friday in the YWCA gymnasium. Following the 1 p.m. luncheon, Mrs. Elmer L. Menzie will speak on "The Unive2'sity of Arizona in Forteleza, Brazil." Miss Bombeck's column, "At Wit's End," appears regularly in the Woman's View. Reservations for Friday's luncheon may be made through Wednesday. 48 1968 BING and GRONDAL CHRISTMAS PLATES NOW AVAILABLE - S13.50 Evaluate your collection from above price chart. / 968 Royal Coptnhagin plate not yet available. Complete price information upon request. Our Phone is 325-4468 302 I E AST SPEEDWAY 8 Hours Only, Starting at 10 o'clock Tuesday Morning ^c INCLUDING iCOBBIES · SOCIALITES! Regularly to $78.00 Shop Early for Best Choice! Hurry! Not much time left! Not all sizes in every style, some discontinued models. All sales final. RANCHO CENTER STORE ONLY GORDON'S El Rancho Center 3396 E. SPEEDWAY Rontho Ctr. store open Weefe nffcs till 9, Sun. tO tilt6 HemisFair Styles On Parade In Texas By BETTY MILBURN Woman's Editor SAN ANTONIO ~ "Hemis- Fair and what to wear? Texas lias both for summer '68. At least that's what everybody says. For two days now, nearly 200 fashion editors from papers throughout the United States and Canada have been seeing Texas fashions parade down runways in San Antonio. They're HemisFair-inspired, HemisFair geared, HemisFair right, and Hemis Fair ready. But will the fair itself be ready? From the looks of it today, one can't help wondering. "Don't worry. These things have a way of opening. We'll be on time," everyone assures you as you wander around the site wearing a hard orange hat (Manditory for anyone in the area) dodging bulldozers, paving trucks, tree planting crews, painters, and workmen of all sorts. Or ride the sky- ride from one end of the park to the other. The skyride is already in operation and nice young men are practicing getting visitors like us in and out of the cars. "Are you sure it's really ready. That it really works," someone asked as we climbed aboard. "Sure. I take the first ride every day," said Jay Cantu. "I check all the cables and make sure everything's perfect every day." HemisFair, the first world's fair ever held in the Southwest, expects more than seven million visitors between its April 6 opening and its October 6 close. And there are all sorts of ways to get around the 92-acre site in the heart of downtown San Antonio, just blocks from the Alamo. In addition to the skyride, there is a bright orange and yellow elevated mini rail, which already weaves around the park. There will be ele- vated walkways -- people expressways -- .to enable fairgoers to get from place to place, quickly. Wajcr taxis will carry visitors to the fair on an extension of the San Antonio River. And cruise boats will carry them leisurely around the fair on a mile-long waterway. All right. So we're convinced they'll get the fair going on time, and that it will be easy to get around when we get there. What shall we wear? For the very young, Texas Fashion Creators suggest the body scooter. This is a very short culotte one-piece step-in garment, usually zipping up the front or back. Body scooters come in the gayest imaginable colors, with detailing ranging from lace and ruffles to saddle stitching, tabs, and pockets. Then there are the two- piece types. Short short dresses or shiris worn with matching shorts, bloomers, ruffled panties, or some sort of coordinated undies. If sportswear is not for you, then you'll probably come m ruffled blouses, wide crushed leather belts, and full skirts. Such is really the '68 fashion news. Those belts are going to be bothersome if you spend nxich time eating at Hemis- Fair. The food we've sampled so far is super. Lunch yesterday in the River Room of the Convention Center was served by Frontier Enterprises which will have the restaurants in the HemisFair Tower. Cuisine will be typically American, long on beef, and with a seafood and a fowl daily. For dessert, the two specialities of the House are Texas Pecan Tart -- a German chocolate pecan filling in n tender pastry, topped with whipped cream -- and a praline topped with softened ice cream, then whipped cream, then semisweet chocolate bils, and capped with a chocolate replica of the tower. Try those on with your new wide crushed leather belt. SWITZER'S Latin Flavor Donovan-Galvani captures the Latin American f l a vor of HemisFair '68 in this dramatic interpretation of a matador's costume. Tiny lace ruffles stand out on full sleeves, and the vest and pant are done in cotton brocade. Play Clothes Ball fringe and coin dots are Tedda Togs' play story for summer. The cotton poplin blouse features a cutaway back. New 3 PC. tttardrobcr... Matching Jacket, Pant, Skirt Regularly $29.98... Now $23 Complete Just arrived! New, lightweight Orion^ dcrylic 3 piece sets to add versatile action wear to your Spring wardrobe. You'll wear the double breasted jacket with slim pant or "A" skirt as smart 2 piece suits ... or wear the items individually as versatile fashion separates. Choose yours in gray check as sketched or in plaid tones of while/gold. Sizes6to 16 Just823 Complete Use a Switzer charge, e-x-t-e-n-d-e-d budget account or easy layaway with a small deposit. PARK SHOP ...WE VALIDATE. SHOP SWiTZER'S,45 E. PENMNCTON STREET, IJOWXTOViN KVERY FRIDAY NIGHT 'TIL') P.M. AS SEEN ON TV cnssVpross jr ^ action FOR YOUTHFUL SUPPORT AND SEPARATION PLAYTEX G/ve your figure new excitement with Criss-cross Action. NOW-PLAYTEX introduces unique Criss-Cross Action in the famous Living Bra to give you youthful \ support and separation. Sheer elastic back and *· sides for alt-way stretch--won't ride up/ And it's machine v/ashable, even in bleach--keeps its life month after month. With semi-stretch straps, lace cups (A) or stretch straps (B). Only $3.95. White 32A-42C. See these beautiful new Playtex Living Bras with Criss-Cross Action today. Like It! Charge It! With your Mays, Diners or V.N.B. Charge · COUNTY FAIR E. 22nd at Craycroft · OXFORD PLAZA E. 22nd at Wilmot . PLAZA EASTGATE E. Speedway at Van Buren . SWAN WAY PLAZA . FLOWING WELLS E. Broadway at Swan w. Prince at Flowing Well OPEN EVENINGS SUNDAYS i,

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