Independent from Long Beach, California on January 20, 1975 · Page 19
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w INDEPENDENT (AM) ·..· Pat's Pointers Opefiwork eyelet-pattern stitchery adds elegance to a classic saddle-shoulder cardigan;-- a Pat Trexler "Plain, _'n' Fancy Original." For those of you who enjoy working pattern stitches, you will find this ,one interesting but easy" Also, the panels are designed so that there are no increases or decreases within the pattern stitch itself.: If you prefer a simple, classic style, or if; you are a beginning knitter, the plain version done in allover stockinette stitch (not pictured) is quite sturmingPThe directions for this sweater are different, from most you will find, in that there' are-'absolutely no abbreviations, and each step which might be puzzling to the beginner is 'explained. Directions, written for sizes 10 to 20, call for knitting worsted or any other yarn that will knit to a 5-stitch-pe'r-inch gauge. To obtain directions for making the "Plain 'n' Fancy Original," seniyour,re- quest for Leaflet 0-22 with 50 cents and a' long, stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Pat Trexler, Dept. LBI, P.O. Box 17635, Charlotte, N.C. 28211. ATTEND FREE January 22--Wednesday--7:00 p.m. Bauer Hospital-St. Mary Medical Center 10th Street Linden Avenue, Long Beach ^Physicians Discuss Treatment, Medications, Surgical Procedures *Exercise Physical Therapy Benefits *Audience Question Answer Period *"Arthritis Basic Facts" Booklet Free Presented by Public Invited i ii j TIME IS CLASSES STARTING NOW Q MEDICAL ASSISTANT Q DENTAL ASSISTANT D MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST ENRICH YOUR LIFE THRU SERVICE ACCREDITED MEMBER N.A.T.T.S. APPROVED FOR VETERANS PLACEMENT ASSISTANCE MEMBER CALIF. ASSOCIATION OF PARAMEDICAL SCHOOLS LONG BEACH COLLEGE OF MEDICAL AMD DENTAL ASSISTANTS IS AN ELIGIBLE INSTITUTION UNDER THE FEDERALLY INSURED STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM CLASSES STARTING NOW DAY CLASSES Bui. Hours 8:30 lo 8:30 Doily 8:30 to 2:00 p.m. Sol. CALL NOW 422-0481 LONG BEACH COLLEGE OF MEDICAL AND DENTAL ASSISTANTS 4439 ATLANTIC AVE,, LONG BEACH i Benefit art show and auction set An art show and auction featuring the , '· works of Picasso, Dali, Lautrec and Chagall is planned Saturday in El Dorado Park 2 Ram' shack, 2800 Studebaker Road, sponsored by Children's Benefit League. The doors will open at 7:30 p.m. for viewing of the art, with the bidding to start at 8:30. Refreshments will be available. " ' The Robert Sills Gallery of Los Angeles is arranging the exhibit. Mrs. James Tindal is president of the hostess · provisionals. Tickets are ,$2* each, . with ·, reservations taken by Mrs. Mario Galletta, 3582 Gardenia.Ave., or Mrs. William Button, 4517 Elder Ave. Proceeds will benefit needy a n d . underprivileged children. The Aces on bridge IRA G. CORN JR. HAM CAPTAIN In the ACBL Spring National Tournament played in New York City, the winners of the Golder Master Pairs were Steve Alpern of Skokie, 111., and Dr. Norman Williams of Pittsburgh. One hand featured the correct third hand play to the first trick. If "third/ hand high",is an automatic play for any of my readers,. I urge you to study today's ; hand with care. · " West led the fourth-best heart and declarer-played dummy's jack. The Easts who always-play third hand high'covered, and declarer took the king. The club ace was knocked out and East returned a heart. West won and cleared the suit and de- c l a r e r had two heart tricks. Some declarers played safely for nine tricks and cashed all their winners. Others tried the diamond finesse in a try for overtricks. Nothing really made any difference and the defense was held to four tricks. NOW OBSERVE what happened when East refused to follow general rules. East's heart spots and dummy's four made it clear that West had led f r o m a four-card suit. T h e r e f o r e , declarer's most likely holding was A- 8 or K-8. H it was A-8, declarer was always due two tricks and East's play would make no difference. But if declarer had K-8, it was imperative that East not play the queen! After East played the six, the hand could no longer be made. Regardless of which minor suit declarer played first, the d e f e n s e could a l w a y s manage three heart tricks and two minor suit tricks for down one. But what if West had led from four hearts headed by the A-K and declarer's diamonds were solid? An unlikely situation, but one that would be most NORTH . * K Q 7 / ' 4 108'2 # K J 4 2 ·WEST ,'·' - EAST 4 6 5 4,' * 10 8 3 2 ' , ¥ A 9 7 5 T Q 6 3 2 + K 4 3 , 4 9 6 5 4 8 5 3 + A 9 SOUTH 6 A J 9 : K 8 A Q J 7 4 Q - 1 0 7 6 Vulnerable: Both, Dealer: South, The bidding: South West North East INT Pass 3 NT All Pass Opening leads: Five of hearts. embarrassing. To cover such contingencies, East should have his post mortem ready. Rather than ·explain "third hand low" to an unbelieving partner, it's usually best to claim that the heart queen had been hidden among the diamonds. Bid With Corn South holds: 4 10 8 3 2 : Q 6 3 2 9 6 5 West North East Dbl. Pass South Answer: Three spades. A pass might produce a plus score, but it's bad for the blood pressure and might produce a disaster. Catholic cards Bridge, canasta and pinochle will be offered Friday when St. Anne Altar and Rosary Society sponsors a public c a r d party at noon in the parish hall, 340 10th St., Seal Beach. Bridge players are asked to make their own foursomes. There is a donation of $1. DEAR ABBY Loggers just not her types By ABIGAIL VAN BUREN DEAR ABBY: I am an attractive female divorcee who recently retired after a long, distinguished career as a university English professor. Now that I have a great deal of free time, I would like to find suitable male companionship. Although I ' receive numerous offers (the loggers in this town are practically beating my door down), I don't know how to meet men who could appreciate my best qualities, such as the art of conversation. There must be some other retired women in small towns with similar problems. Have you any suggestions? IDLE BUT ANXIOUS IN IDAHO DEAR ANXIOUS: Enroll in an adult education class and do a lot of listening. Conversation could be considered "dessert," and since man cannot live on dessert alone, are you prepared to pnn vide some meat'-and potatoes? / DEAR ABBY: I just had to write to defend that woman who writes notes to her husband to remind him of things. I've been doing it for years. x ; First of all, that letter couldn't have been written by my husband because he doesn't believe in .communication, and note-writing is a form of communication. This wooden Indian I'm married to might send up smoke signals if he could find his lighter, but on the other'-, hand, fires within the city limits of Dallas are frowned upon. Anyway, I say three cheers, for that note-writing wife. I sure wish my husband would write me a Lakewood club marks 22rid year Lakewood Women's Club will celebrate its 22nd anniversary Tuesday during luncheon meeting at Lakewood Country Club, beginning at 11 a.m. Mrs. James Woods, president, is in charge of arrangements. Past presidents will be special guests along with charter members, ,Mrs. Murl McMahan and Mrs. Craig Leonard. Entertainment will be presented by the Choral Bells of Bellflower. Veteran fete A public luncheon and c a r d p a r t y is planned Tuesday noon in Veterans M e m o r i a l B u i l d i n g , Broadsvay at Cedar Avenue, sponsored by Ladies Auxiliary 154, Veterans of World War I. A 75-cent donation is asked. note once in a while. It would confirm the fact that he's still breathing. IGNORED IN DALLAS DEAR IGNORED: Your problem is far more serious than you realize. The ultimate in humiliation, women" confide, is not in being belittled, berated, or even beaten. It's being ignored! DEAR ABBY: I recently visited a friend in his New York apartment. We hadn't seen each other for 15 years. While he was in the kitchen mixing us drinks, I noticed that he had a splendid library. Then I noticed that he had a few books that I also owned. I don't know what made me do it, but I took those books down from the shelf and turned to the fly leaves, and sure enough, my name was there! He had borrowed those books from me years ago, and neglected to return . them. I put them back before he returned, and said nothing. Since then my irritation has grown. Should I now tell him that I want my books back? IRKED IN INDIANA DEAR IRKED: Certainly. No wonder your friend has such a "splendid library." He's a "collector." DEAR ABBY: This is to encourage the 52-year-old woman whose husband wants a divorce. Let him have it, then sharpen up some of your old skills and get out on your own. I was 47 when my husband entered his second childhood. He wanted a divorce to marry a younger woman. I fought and wept and begged! I thought my life was over. I f i n a l l y came to my senses and let him go. At age 48, I went to work as a secretary, married my boss two years later, and couldn't be happier. A 52-year-old woman can do anything a younger woman can do except maybe have a baby. And what 52-year-old woman in her right mind would want that? SITTING PRETTY Garden clubs host luncheon aboard QM California Garden Clubs Inc. will host a luncheon Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. in the Grand Salon of the Queen Mary to welcome George W. Smith of York, England, international flower arranger. A reception for Smith will take place at 11:30 a.m. in the Windsor Room. Mrs. V.T. Gilchrist, past state president, is chairman of the event, assisted by Mrs. E.A. Schoenbaum. Smith has traveled and lectured extensively throughout the world and has appeared before the Royal Family of Belgium. He also gave a private lesson to the Garden Club of Monaco at the personal request of Princess Grace. DRUG STORES Open 9:30 to 9:30 Mon. Ihru Sal. Sundays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. PERMARENTS ARE STILL Including Shampoo, %. Set and Cream Rinse 1 NEWUNIPERM Sj Includes Cut, Shampoo, ·, Set Cream. Rinse..... 7 ! ,00 NO APPOINtMENtS -- CALL OA 4-1016 - BEE'S BEAUTY SHOP , 2337 Long Beach Blvd. Mon. Thru Fri., 8 lo 5; Sat., 7:30 to 4 | The Look of Youth A Unique, Non Surgical Cosmetic Face Lift For WOMEN MEN Visit our CELLULITE TREATMENT SALON Proven European Massage Method All Facial Treatments ... s/Coo 634-1142 LAST CHANCE! 50% DISCOUNT ON ALL SALON TREATMENTS OFFER EXPIRES JAN. 31 ANNOUNCING Our New BEAUTY SALON OPEN run; cp y PON This Week's Special FREE HAIRCUT With Shampoo and Set WITH THIS COUPON Offer Expires Jan. 31,1975 IAI ww w «w vu wira ira w 4129 E, South St, (Lakewood South St.) Mon. thru Frl. ? lo 7 Sal, North Plaza Mall illiJUmifiMllUlltlllHIIlllfTTTttl FREE ESTATE PLANNING SEMINAR The Downtown Branch of the Long Beach YMCA is offering an Estate Planning Seminar as u free community service. The seminar will be held at the Bank of California (Conference Room, 4th Floor) 444 W. Ocean Blvd. on Tuesday, January 28th, 1975 at 7:30 P.M. Several local professionals, experienced in estate planning will lead a panel discussion on all aspects of Estate Planning. All participants will receive n free estate planning kit. While there is no charge, space is limited and Dotath and mall far r»iervatlon or Telophona 45S-C7C9 Phone Name Free Estate Plannlns Seminar Sponsored by Downtown YMCA 600 Long Beach Blvd. The Medical Professionals. Become One Start I THE'BRYMA.\ SCHOOL | 3633 Long Beach Blvd., L.B. 9 oso7 CALLTM 1 426-8388 i I Please send me the free booklet "LEARNING TO WORK IN A DOCTOR'S WORLD." · AUUHhbb- CITY_ ZIP ©The Bryman Schools, Inc. _STATE_ PHONE- I I i i

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