The Leavenworth Times from Leavenworth, Kansas on September 7, 1952 · Page 19
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Penny's Small Homes cious one and, of course, there is a fireplace. Who would be without? Actually the big window is the most eye-catching feature for it will allow all kinds of wonderful things to oe aone to ic. Book-nooks or gadget shelves are built-in on either side of the door leading to the hall. Yes, we have a separate dining room in this plan and it has one huge window opening onto the back porch as well as a smaller one on the side. The kitchen is unusally attractive for the work area is built around one corner (note the cute little window over the sink) and there is another small bay. If I were building this, I'd put those cute leather seats around under the window, use a circular table and have me a brunch nook. This is a personal whimsy, however. A small door leads to t h e aforementioned back porch. There is another small door leading to the full basement .and one that leads to the central hallway. Let's explore the _ latter a bit. Past the small broom closet we turn into the sleeping area. But let's stop a minute and inspect the bath. This room is well arranged with the tub to one side and not under the window (as so often we see it). Beside the tub is a built-in shower to take care of the rugged males of the family who prefer one. Personally, I love to loll in a tub of steaming hot water —but to each his own. A small towel cupboard is handily nearby and the sheet and blanket department is provided space in the hall linen closet.. Eliminates crowding and 'confusion, y'know. The smaller bedroom is not too small at that and has two windows for cross ventilation and a large wardrobe closet with sliding doors. (Love that closet!) The front bedroom is positively huge (by comparison with the ones in my present home) and it, too, has cross ventilation and a tre- Barbs &y HAL COCHRAN The way of a man with a maid often depends on whether or not his wife is in the i m m e d i- ate vicinity. A girl threw six consecutive double ringers in a horseshoe contest in Florida. That sort of aim should ruin her marriage chances. Movie folks who entertain our forces know that not only the show, but the country must go on! Despite the times, keep your shirt on—unless some old swimming spot beckons. A survey shows that modern I youths are taller than their fathers; We know why dad is short. mendous wardrobe with sliding doors. i As this is really a story-and-a- half, there are stops leading up to an unfinished third bedroom. It won't be a big one but it will work out nicely for either a sleeping room or sewing or play quarters. THE LEAVENWORTH TIMES, Sunday Morning, September 7,1952. Nineteen For the moment It will make a wonderful storage space. If you'd like complete building blueprints of this lovely home, including a specification sheet, they are available at $5.00 for the first set and $3.50 for each additional set of the same number. Portfolio No. 1 that conains the first 60 designs in my series is available for $1.00; Portfolio No. 2 contains the second 60 designs and is also $1.00. Please specify portfolio number when ordering. Just send your check or money order to Penny's Small Homes, Box 1055, Berkley, Mich. Please allow at least two weeks for delivery. WEDDING COMPLICATIONS ROCHESTER, N. Y. (9) — Two Coastguardsmen with similar ro- matic ideas may run into complications over their respective and prospective weddings. Both men wooed their brides-to- be for many months by mail before meeting them in person. Now both want'leave October 4 to get married and go on a honeymoon. FLOOR PL.'.N By PEN 7 NY HAZELL I have many times .wondered how many of the thousands of sets of plans that I've mailed out in the past two years were used for actual building and how many for, dreaming. In these doubtful times however, I believe I am getting an answer to my question. The inter est in a dreamy set of blueprints that will sooner or later (depending on the crisis) materialize in a perfect home is absolutely unflagging. If anything, I believe that more and more of my readers want to own these prints to prove to themselves that they believe in the future — completely and whole j heartedly. j You can't get a good American down! Doesn't this prove it? Well, today's plan is typical o f tlie type that seems to be eve r popular with you all. It is made of brick and trimmed with white wood siding used vertically. It gives the appearance of solid comfort so dear to our hearts and of j course an outstanding feature is the bay window with the built - in planting box. The interior is a dream of compact liveability with .room for expansion if and when desired. The front entry is quite large and there is a small coat closet to the right. This entry develops into the main artery of the house allowing passageway to the front door from almost every room. The living room is a very spa- VENETIAN BLINDS Dress Up Tour Windows With Venetian Blinds • WOOD •STEEL • ALUMINUM Custom made to fit your windows. We also paint, tape and rope old blinds. Also Paper Hanging and Painting BURCHETT Phone 3434 GAS SPACE HEATERS 8,000 B.T.U. White Enamel Bath Room Heater $3.98 17,500 B.T.U. Brown Porcelain Vented Heater $9.98 65,000 B. T. U. Brown With Chrome Trim, Raclianv Type With Glass Front. A Real Buy—Only $79.95 " VENTED HEATERS 20,000 B.T.U $24.95 30,000 B. T. U. $39.95 40,000 B. T. U. $44.95 STOVE PIPE, ELBOWS, REDUCERS COLLARS, STOVE BOARDS GAS HEATER CONNECTORS SflB DELAWARE STREET •IN-YOUR- .BUYIN6, NEED A HEATER? We've been Stove Headquarters to the households of this community since 1883. There's no place like Reyburn's to buy heaters and accessories. Come in tomorrow—choose your favorite model— buy on lay-away, if you prefer! MARTIN SPACE HEATERS AGA approved! 50,000 B.T.U. $ 89.95. 70,000 B.T.U $108.50. (Fans and thermostats optional) THOMPSON GAS VENTED CIRCULATORS . 18,000 B.T.U $32.60 25,000 B.T.U. $40.85 35,000 B.T.U $52.35 TEMPCO GAS HEATERS 45,000 B.T.U $74.95 60,000 B.T.U $92.95 « { Radiant Gas Heaters, from $6.75. Oil Circulating Heaters, Perfection and Coleman, as low as $39.95. Perfection Portable Oil Heaters, from $12.25. Fireplace Gas Logs $39.50. Beautiful Wood Baskets $7.75. Complete line of range and heater connectors, stove pipe, elbows, stove boards and other accessories. HARDWARE CO. 'AT 5!n and CHEROKEE SI1CE !8«T PHONE 358 The trouble is that both are yeomen and only one can go. Yeoman 2 C Herbert Wright, 25, vrote to Mary Francis in England or V/z years before flying over! o see her last February. She is' expected in New York this month. I Yeoman 2 C Dean Dickerson, 23, was in the Philippines when he, started to correspond with pen pale| Mary Ann Sobeck.ofi Kopffl, Pa. They met last Novesmber. PAINT WHITE OR ALUMINUM Dutch or Master Painter 295 ^ m Gal. Porch and O25 Deck Enamel ^ «-- Linseed Oil .., Paint Thinner Gal. $2.25 Gal. $1.39 Gal. Leavenworth Auto Supply Co. 745 Delaware Phone 1440 for Plumbing Installation! and Repairs! • Morton Plumbing Go. Wayne Morton, Prop. 1424 Spruce GOODYEAR For Worm Air Conditioning Gas—Oil—Coal Free Estimates! Phone 165 or 4765 GOODYEAR HOME LOANS and SAVINGS FOR YOU F 0 R WALK RIGHT INTO p PLEASURED YOUR OWN HOME is easier owned with our practical loan plan. Investigate this monthly repayment debt-free home ownership. Jmpme your V WITH OUR PRACTICAL MONTHLY REPAYMENT HOME OWNERSHIP PLAN with a low cost loon on good tanas '* REMODEL... REDECORATE... REPAINT NOW BUYING BUILDING REPAIRING OUR LOAN -- YOUR HOME PLUS SAYINGS INSURED UP TO $10,000.00 BY AN AGENCY OF THE U.S. GOVERNMENT SAVE MORE HAVE MORE ENJOY MORE HOME SAVE NOW! A Littlfc Bit Each Payday Watch Your Money Grow CAR WE HAVE TWO SAYINGS PLANS: 1. Full Paid Shares—For the lump sum Saver these are issued for $200.00 a share. ' 2. Optional Shares—For the "when you have it" saver. This type may he added to or withdrawn in any amount at any time. WE HAVE NEVER PAID LESS THAN 3% DIVIDEND IN THE LAST 50 YEARS! LEAVENWORTH MUTUAL Across the Street from the New Hotel Building, Loaning end Savings Association 104 South 4th Leonard W. Staley, Sec'y--Maiiager F. W. Orlowske, Treasurer

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