Independent from Long Beach, California on May 23, 1957 · Page 53
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Independent from Long Beach, California · Page 53

Long Beach, California
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Thursday, May 23, 1957
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P 9 Z 5 INDlrtNDINT.rllll.mi(ll*M L.i.1 l..,h IC.IIf.l. lh.»i., M.r 11, lf7 Proves Her Need for Memory Course GRAN1TK Okla. -- MM. Charles Rudolph decided to I prove her memory and checked out two library booki on mcnv ory training. Three weeks later she got a notice from the library--»he had forgotten to return the books. Builder Now Wooing Buyer to New Home S - P - E - C - J - A - L ! CREAM PEANUT CLUSTERS Ask for Free Chevrolet Station Wagon tickets at Helen Grace --Lake wood CANDIES LAKEWOOD CENTER IDS ALTOS In IK. «n«4» Not l« lh« lrM4 BUSY KNOLLS 4470 Allnlli WASHINGTON (UP) -- The home building Industry, caught between the credit shortage and rising construction costs, li s ting out as never before to woo the prospective buyer. With the majority of new construction In the 515,000-plus category, builders nre faced with mounting resistance from the buyer. During World War II and the post-war period of hous. Ing shortages the builders were. In much the laino position as the automobile salesmen. They were primarily order takers who could afford to let the buyer come to them. H u t - I n recent years, particularly since the "tight money" pinch on mortgages, contractors[creasing importance--the kltch havve opened up a whole new bag of salesmanship gimmicks to attract the buyer. · · · · T1IK of yesterday Is en and the bathroom. · · · · BUYKU8 UENEKAI.LY want more than one bath In the mod ern home. And kitchens, after the "looker" of today. So the'a half-century In ecllpic, once builder must open up his gales campaign the moment the pros MEN'S REGULAR HAIRCUTS , , ; , . 1.25 BOYS' REGULAR HAIRCUTS UltU II 1.00 WE SPECIALIZE IN FLAT TOPS FOR MEN AND BOYS JACODSON'S BARBER SHOP 17815 LAKEWOOD BLVD. · ItotwMH Artitla and S*nth Sii.) · 1 ,:. : ' · OPEN 8 TO 7:30 P.M. INCLUDING MONDAYS pectlvo owner turns down the street. The Industry Is urging Us members to start selling with what It calls "curb appeal." iThis li an attractive landscape. Once over that hurdle, many builders furnish some sample houses--perhaps with n different decor In each. To this end an increasing numlicr of fan- tractors have hired Interior decorators to bring out the most in their houses. Some builders admit ruefully that this may have gone too far. Many of the weekend hordes of "lookers" nre merely shopping around for the latest decorating Ideas. more h'lve become a center for living In. the home. Gone Is the cramped breakfast nook. In its place In the "break fait bar." Kitchens also are. blcccr, with n whole array of work-saving equipment. The builders also ore trying to make the buyers happy by eliminating post-sale complaints. They have warned contractors that probably the strongest force at work Is word-of-mouth advertising. An unhappy buyer airs his gripes to his friends. A sign of the Industry's de- slrc to meet the wants of the public is the attention paid to some luggcstlons made by women who attended the con- gresss on housing hero last year. TIPS for TEENS Many of the features the worn- In the campaign to sell, twd on wanted already have been sell, two areas have gained in-1 Incorporated In new homes. Hy KLI.NOIl WILLIAM* Boys, don't be surprised If n glamor-doll--ige 14--says "No" when you adk for n date. parenti at the wheel. If she really wants to say "Yes!" she'll It probably be able to get permis- tor this ENJOY TOP-QUALITY MEATS ALWAYS -- AND -"EAT BETTER FOR LESS" YOUR STEAK HEADQUARTERS CENTER ME AT Co. IN THE FACULTY SHOPS LAKEWOOD CENTER 5032 ME 3-6820 FACULTY AYE. PLENTY OF FREE PARKING FREE SOUP BONES ONLY CENTER MEAT CO. GIVES YOU EXCLUSIVELY Premium Select Grade Meats at Our Packtnghouse-to-You Savings! Properly-Aged, Fresh Cut, Custom-Fed Beef Unconditional!/ Guaranteed to Please You or YOUR MONEY BACK! OUR FAMOUS SELF-BASTING, WONDER-WRAPPED S-T-E-A-K-S FULLY TRIMMED. TENDER, AND FULL OF FLAVOR BONELESS "" RUMP OR ROUND ROAST BONE lib Ib SAVE 26e LB. PORTER HOUSE. OUR FAMOUS CHICAGO STYLE. CHERRY RED, WASTE FREE CUBE STEAKS.... A Wendtrful T f « o f f*r I h i ' E i i t l r * family! KINGAN'S Rillabl* Sugar-Cyrad, Hlckiry-Smgliid PORK CHOPS RIB AND LOIN CUTS ib Not 5 , , . Not 15... but 28 Days Cure! 'eople c o m * f r o m m i l e s around because only C e n t e r . Meat Co. h a s It this g o o d ! Real Summer Treat! (We can't mention the famous name brand). . . . ALL-MEAT SKINLESS WIENERS. 3199 Ib FRESH . . . OUR OWN HOME MADE SAUSAGE 311 00 SMOKIE LINKS. . .49. DUBUQUE . . . IT'S SMOKED, FRESHLY SLICED ' ^Mj^^ ^f^^ BOILED HAM 98 WHY PAY $1.69 LB. ELSEWHERE? £j ^^£F · OSCAR MAYER ALL-MEAT ·illllKIIIMIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIMIIMIIIIIII': TW/N SPfC/AL CENTER MEAT CO.'s SELECTED EXTRA LEAN SUPER.QUALITY GROUND ROUND --BONELESS STEWING BEEF YOUR CHOICE -.. FILL YOUR FREEZER NOW - SAVE! OUR FAMOUS FULLY. GUARANTEED CUSTOM-FED BEEF m HINDQUARTERS fft FRESH · FRESH--100% PURE GROUND BEEF 4 1°° GROUND CHUCK 3 1 f «o«r i | This Week I Only! I Here's What You Get: = Ground Round, Sowing Bit), § Rump Rout, Swiii Slukt, Round | Stiik, Sirloin Tip Sink, N. Y. Cut § Stuki, T-Bon* Stukt, Portir- | houii Sliiki, FJIH Mljnoni. E ALL OUR IIEF IS CUT, WRAPPED, AND SHARP-FROZEN AT NO EXTRA CHARCE = might be simply because you'slon from her parent asked her (or the kind nf dalo'klnd of Invitation. ;slie'g not'yet allowed to have.l It would nho help if you hap- J Q.-Dear Krtltor: I nni Mpcncd to walk home from school years old. I like a girl in myiwltli her Iwforehand. so her class and she likes me. I asked'parents will have a chance to her for a date several times; but | mcct yoll Bn(1 ,,,,,, that- they she refuted. I think she is shy. know t h p lay who ,, lnvitillK Can you help me?" Ans.--Many girls aren't allowed to have dates when they 1'arcnts have to get Used to the Idea of dates for their 'teen- Opm Thvnday and Friday, » a. m. 'Ill f p. m. Olh«f Witkdoyi, 7 a. m, · 4 p. m, CLOSED SUNDAY Prlcit Elliotlvi Thuri., Frl., Sit., Miy 23, 24, 25 'are 14, but they hate to ex-jagcrs gradually, you know! plain this to boys, because theylThey're more likely to give prr- think It makes them appear'mlssion for a chaperoned school childish. This leaves the Imysjor church event or a party In n . . , and whether to ask them friend's home than a "solo" again or not. Id.itc for a movie and a ride Perhaps you can find out If In a car alone. If they're doing she refused because she can't'a good job as parentn tli-y have dates yet like this: Invite'won't say "Yes." to an Indefi- her to a school event or a party nlte date, but Mill have to know that some of her friends and all the details, such as who, classmates will attend. Iwhen, where, what, etc. It will help you If you t c l l j (For fire printed lips (in her that another boy and girl!"Dul« Milliner* for Itiiyn," »cml will go along, too, If the pre-'n "tumped, »clf-iiillre»«o(I en- fcrs, and that you'll go In yourjvrlnpe. In Kllnnr Wllllami at family car with one of yourltliU paper.) FREE MINK STOLE VALUED AT $600.00 GIVEN AWAY FRIDAY NITE, MAY 31 ' Pick Up and Deposit Your Tlckoti Now at Any Lakewood Triangle Store Bollflowcr Blvd. at Carton 4 4 4 *»»«"!! ^ . ' · : A Act Now! P!cl( up and d»- your fick*t» ot fh« ttor*i below or at any of lh« othtr 26 f r I · n d I y Lak«w«od TrtanijU »tor«t. Your ticket* muit b* d«paiit«d by Friday night, May 3 1 . at 7 P. M. to b* tligibU for th* Mink Stole, No pur- chat* nitMtory. Winn«r Pt»d not b* pr*n*ntl -, COUPON GOOD F SI.00 on any . ', LADIES' FLATS or HEEL SHOES Eieept Kodettei Keds Slippers.' Good Thursday, Friday, Saturday,' May " COUPON COUPON Remember FATHER'S DAY JUNE 16 COUPON GOOD for 100 on any MEN'S SHOES 1 " Thurs.. Frl.. Sat. | May 23, 24, 25 ., -iiSSESEi COUPON K5SS 1 National Brands · Buster Brown · Roblee '-\ · Pedwln !* · Fortunet T · · Pierre ].' · Cobblers '·. · Klimet ''. · U.S. Kedette'i · Delmar Flats .· Kedf '; · Rugglef DANIELS-JONES SHOES 41 SO VIKING WAY, LONG BEACH 8 · GA 5.1424 Optn Man., Tnnri. d frt. at 1 AM, MM. ti frl. ·Mulnji A TRULY PROFESSIONAL PHARMACY Drew's'Village Road Pharmacy fllli mar* prtictlplltnil Here's Why: · Docror-Patltfit C«nfld«nc · Your prturlptlani promptly and accurately flllad · Fair frlui · Adaqvat* Srocki if lh» Latin and N«w«lt Cmh, PatMt Drugt · Fr*« Dtllnry Drew's Village Road Pharmacy 5412 Village Road - GA 5-6434 In Laktwood Trlanqla Atran from Poir O«lc» ·lib yp titrm Imr III. Mink ·I Ih. four Pnicrlp(l«r) ef l?57 . By Kenneth r. Hofr J '. WHAT DOES : IT MEAN? · Tills curious sign appears on every prescription and 'Is used to Identify every pharmacy In America. ', ' The sign Jlx la an abbreviation of the Latin word Vrr- clplo," meaning "take thdli." The flourish nt ' the end' pf the R IK presumably the fjgn of Jupiter. Ilomnn physicians used the sign with the meaning, "take thou In the namo of Jupiter." Today, as It appears on your prescription, it Is part of the Instructions from your doctor meanlnc "take the following medication." Whin In -- Aik Ymr liclar and Yiir Pdarmatltt.

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