Independent from Long Beach, California on March 11, 1966 · Page 38
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GIRL SCQUT WEEK Troop begins project to aid retarded tots Ling SUCK, cm).. Fri. Mir. ti, »M INDEPENDENT--Page B-5 'A? the 54th birthday of Girl Scouting is celebrated this week, March 6-12, more than t h r e e million Girl Scouts across the country are making a promise to serve their communities. In keeping with the nationwide pledge, members of Junior Girl Scout Troop 620, M a r i n a Neighborhood of Greater Long Beach Girl Scout Council, have made a very special promise of service. The 15-member group has pledged to donate one meeting a month toward collecting, renewing and delivering toys to Long Beach Retarded Children's Foundation. First step has been to make scrapbooks suitable for children at. the foundation. Latest activity is making playing blocks, which the girls are sanding and painting with a non - toxic finish. Coecfs are surveyed on education goals Results of a survey of 35% of freshmen coeds at Mount St. Mary's College reveal students \vnnt a broad liberal education, w o r r y about grades and realize they have more opportunities than their parents had a generation ago. Only 8% stated social advancement was a considcra- tiop, while 52% indicated achieving top grades was one of the uppermost problems bothering them. Approximately 95% ex- pressed the feeling they have a better opportunity for get' ting a higher education than their parents did. The survey also indicated students feet the pressure for grades is more intense. RESULTS may be indicative of a trend in small Hbi oral arts colleges for women across the nation which runs counter to preoccupation with student revolt at larger coeducational institu-; tions. STICKY WICKET . . . Melissa Miller (left), Susan Conover begin job. GIRL SCOUT ARTISTS AT WORK ON BEHALF OF RETARDED YOUNGSTERS ... Bonnie Campbell (left). Susie MacLeod and Jessie Hutchms arrange scrapbook pages. TOP DECISION ... Susan Coler (left), Felicity Newman, Susie MacLeod and Terry Lassiter select scrapbook pictures. What other Scouts are doing Donating food and clothing to an "adopted" needy family. Teaching games and songs to handicapped children. Providing refreshments for socials given for the blind. Baking and delivering 10 dozen cupcakes each month to hospitals. r Serving as kindergarten teachers' helpers. Making and collecting toys for retarded children and for the. Salvation Army at Christmas. Sending greeting cards to senior citizens. Paying visits to homes for the elderly. ·Babysitting at PTAmeetings. Stuffing Easter Seal envelopes. Participating in city beautification projects. DEAR ABBY Talk teen out of Craft classes invite marriage public to open house By ABIGAIL VAN BUREN DEAR ABBY: What do you think of a pretty little 19-year-old farm-reared girl considering marriage to a 44-year-old city man who was recently ^--T; divorced a n d ^ j g i v e n t ' c u s t o d y of :^ h i s t h r e e l .problem sons? | · The boysS'X? are 17, 15, J V : a and 13. Thet w o o l d e r b o y s h a v e been in trou- ABBY ble with the law and are on .probation. This man is try- ·ing to rush the girl into a · decision because he can't get a housekeeper for those delinquent kids of his. She is a sweet, church-going girl, Abby, but very easily talked- into things--HER FRIEND DEAR FRIEND: A pretty little 19-year-oid farm-reared girls needs a 44-year-old man with three delinquent sons like Ouster needed another Indian. If she's your .friend, and "easily talked -Into things," try to talk her .'into forgetting him. ; DEAR ABBY: I am the .mother of eight lovely chil Home accessories made by students in craft classes dren. The baby is 1 month handsome man and a good thought we were living in f^ght a t Whaley Park, 5620 Atherton St., will be on dis- ^^r. ^,^r-r. some old abandoned boxcar p i ay jhgj-e Friday from" 3 to 9 p.m. Classes are taught by on the outskirts of town. Lcla s weet anr j E| s j e Goodrich under auspices of the Once they see our beauti- Recrea ti 0 n Department. fully furnished two-bedroom Swag ] ampSj room divider screens, ash trays, resin old today. For the past 10 years I have worked the 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. shift. (I'm a nurse.) My mother, God bless her, cares for my children. My husband is very unreliable. He is club joiner and is always on the go. During my last pregnancy, I had to drive myself to the hospital because my mother couldn't laave the children and my husband was playing bridge at the Legion with his pals. He thinks it's easy for me to work all night and lose sleep trying to be both mother and dad in the day time. I'd quit my job but he never gives me any money and I'm afraid he wouldn't make the house payments. My father warned me about his laziness, but I thought 1| was lucky to get such dancer Now what?--TIRED DEAR TIRED: If it took you eight children to realize you picked a lemon, you are mobile home, complete with g ra pes, serving and tiered trays, laminated pictures and slower than most women, kitchen and baths, they other Attractive and useful items for the home will be Some men will never walk 2?nge thdrmlnds-HAPPY exhib i ted . as long as they have a crutch. STAY HOME,, and let your husband support you. (He might like it.) If he really is lazy and an inade-| quate provider, be grateful for your nursing education, because you might have to go on supporting yourself for a long, long time. DEAR ABBY: Thank you for the kind words about mobile homes. Some people still call them "trailers." Many of our friends admitted that before they came to visit us, they IN PALM SPRINGS ProWems? WrFto lo Abbv Box . Pre-registration information for new classes in plas- 5SJ- tics and general crafts will be available. The public is "- invited; refreshments will be served. Auxiliary slates lunch meeting ."· Plans for state convention will be made at a Saturday luncheon at 1 p.m. in Captains' Inn by Los Angeles County Association of Chi rppractic Auxiliaries. Long Beach auxiliary wil be hostess group. The con vention is slated for June r and 18 at the Bill more Hotel , Los Angeles. _ . (Advertisement) Lemons ] For Beauty r | To keep your skin clear and fair you need the natural cleansing a n d bleaching properties of lemon. 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