The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 12, 1966 · Page 3
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Astrological Forecast CtrroU Right* IMcNutM lr»4kM*, !**.> •• diurmlu jour nncut. »« WEDNESDAY GENERAL TENDENCIES: Ah opportunity-laden day and evening, especially in all matters pertaining to practical interests, so get busy and do whatever will increase the value o£ your assets and get rid of as many liabilities as possible. You also are now able to devise a fine budget and financial arrangements to suit your situation. ARIES (Mar. 21 tb Apr. 19) Planning improvements of property or financial holdings is fine in A.M. Experts can help you organize your future intelligently. Delve into some healthy sport later. TAURUS (Apr. 20 to May 20) If you want favors from higher- ups, take that chip off your s h o u 1 d e r, be gracious and charming. Come directly to the point and give your reason for asking. Make a big hit at a social affair in P.M. GEMINI (May 21 to June 21) Having a meeting with one who has power over your affairs will lead to your getting support for some civic project that is close to your heart. Later, be of assistance to one you like. Show generosity. MOON CHILDREN (June 2 to July 21) Either go out socially or have a gathering of your own where interesting people can congregate whose ideas are similar to yours. Show that you are a fine host or hostess. Much good can come of this. LEO (July 22 to Aug. 21) Every opportunity is yours now to add to prestige through some civic work or whatever is connected with the public in general. Plan some novel way of carrying through with labors. Then they become more pleasurable. VIRGO (Aug. 22 to Sept. 22) If you listen carefully to fine suggestions given you by higher- ups and experts, you find you have far greater profits in days ahead. Change methods in search for greater scientific knowledge. Education is your finest tool'. LIBRA (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) You are able to keep certain promises better if you first discuss them with a higher-up and are very explicit. Be willing to go more than half-way with mate in some project close to his, or her heart. Be more successful. SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) Show associates that you will labor enthusiastically with them and you gain their good will and assistance. Backing can be yours where some public job is concerned. Your faith will be justified — success comes. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 to Dec. 21) You have to persevere in whatever work is ahead of you if you want to gain the approval of higher-ups. Labor in a very methodical way. Later be sure to do whatever will improve your health. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 20) If you are properly attuned astrologinally, you arise feeling aces and can accomplish a good deal, have a happy time. D o whatever work is necessary to improve hobby. Take time to be a good neighbor as well. AQUARIUS (Jan. 21 to Feb. 19) See what improvements need to be made around your home and get busy yourself or find right persons to do the work Talk plans over with kin. PISCES (Feb. 2(1 to Mar. 20) You are able to get particles of data here and there which when put together give you a complete and accurate picture of what you desire. Then future is more successful. Be with charming individuals as soon as labors are completed. IF YOUR CHILD IS BORN TODAY there will be a very sturdy mind as well as good physical body that will lend itself to whatever is of a practical nature, and especially where monetary matters are concerned since the power of decision here is very keen and sharp, and you would do well to give. courses of study in which the idealistic is stressed, so that it results in a very fine combination, which is the key to success in this chart. MOBY STICK—Target for a nostalgic whale hunt at Sag Harbor, N.Y., was this wooden, replica of the great sea mammal which once made the community a major port. During the festival, crews raced their whaleboats to within harpooning distance of this quarry. •^- -^- =- ~^r -^f -mr -^r ^ , Hal Boyle y NEW YORK (AP) — Jumping i that nothing is too good for her to conclusions — and how many! and she'll invariably order from do you agree with? | the expensive side of the menu. Girls are safer with men who wear bow ties. They rarely commit crimes of passion because they are still small boys at heart. Guys who sport summer shoes with holes in them generally come from smaller towns. Restaurant owners who charge 10 cents more for iced tea than hot tea should be tarred and feathered. Ice isn't ail that expensive. It is hard for his congregation to warm up to a minister who insists on preaching a Sunday sermon against Hades during a summer heat wave. No one wants to be warned about the perils of a hell when the temperature is over 90 degrees in the shade. One of the first things a smart bachelor learns is never to take a woman out to dinner when she j has just bought- a new dress. For then she is inclined to feel NOTICE OF COMMISSIONER'S SALE Pursuant to the provisions of a decree which was rendered by the Chancery Courty of this District and County, in a cause therein pending, wherein Hartford Federal Savings and Loan Association Plaintiff Charlie E. Richardson, et-al Defendant I, the undersigned commissioner of said Chancery Court mentioned above, will, within lawful hours on August 5th, 1966 offer for sale at public auction to the highest and best bidder, upon a credit of three months, at the front door of the Court House in the City of Blytheville, Arkansas, the following property: Lot number Two (2) in Block One (1) of the Willie Beasley Subdivision in the City of Blytheville, Arkansas, as shown by platt of said Subdivision recorded in Platt Book No. 1 at page 177 of the records of the Chickasawba District of Mississippi County, Arknsas. The purchaser at said sale will be required to give bond with approved security to secure the payment of his bid, and a lien will also be retained on the property therefor. Donna DiCicco . Commissioner in Chancery Marcus Evrard, 126 West Walnut Street, Btylheville, Arkansas, Attorney for Plaintiffs 7-12, 19 Remember Pay Your F-aper Boy EUBANKS Flooring Co. 815 N. 6th PO 3-6092 • Lees Carpet » Armstrong Linoleum • Kentile Tile • Formica Cabinet Tops • Ozite Outdoor Carpet • Viking Kitchen Carpet • Stylon Ceramic Tile Open T/iurs. Evenings Til 8 P.M. Try before you buyl SKIDMORE PIANO CO. Rmtt Baldwin-built Plan* fern little* flfllMX* 101 E. Main St. Phone PO 3-7971 It is also hard on the pocketbook to wine and dine a girl when she is wearing a pearl necklace. Pearls give her a "princess feeling," too. And what do princesses like? Filet mignon and champagne. The greatest unsung hero of the beer industry was the guy who thought up the idea of putting salt on pretzels. A misfit is a girl who applies for a secretarial job with a fruit company — and can't spell sour apples. One of the greatest hardships of America's pioneer . mothers must have been finding a place to hang their stockings to dry. Most houses in those days didn't have bathrooms: ' Never lend money to a fellow in the office who is always borrowing paper clips. He'll never get his lite organized and will want to lean on you forever. A confirmed atheist is a fellow who still doubts heaven even after winning a new automobile in a church-sponsored lottery. Any man who proposes marriage to a widow who wears her dress above her knees deserves his fate. The real reason many a wife objects to having her husband smoke cigars is that they give him a satisfaction that has absolutely nothing to do with her. She hates to see him so happy in a pleasure in which she has no part. 2w Psychiatrist's Help Needed iail V an n ' (McNinfbt IjndiciUi Inc.) UtIIIIIIIIUlKllllillillillUllllilliillilM DEAR ABBY: Our daughter is 13, and everyone who meets her tells us how lucky we are to have such a sweet, well- mannered, intelligent child. The truth is, she's deceitful, cruel, and a real problem. We can't even keep a pet for fear she'll torture it to death. (She's already done away with a kitten and a full - grown poodle.) She cannot be trusted and is such a clever little liar she worries us. Outside the home she puts on a goody - goody act that could fool anybody. Her ambition is to be an actress, and she would make a good one. How can we straighten her out? She's not dumb. In fact, she's too smart for her own good. Don't suggest a psychiatrist. She could, turn on the charm and have him eating out of her hand in no time, "SARAH BERNHARDT'S" MOTHER DEAR MOTHER: A psychiatrist is exactly what she needs. And don't worry about his eating out of her hand. Mare likely it will be the other way around. And more important, he'll be able to tell you whether she Is just "going thru a stage" or is ON one. DEAR ABBY: A woman I see quite often but do not know very well came right out and asked me if I had ever had my face lifted! I never have and that is what I told her, but I could tell by the way she looked at me that she didn't quite believe me. Later I heard that she asked a friend of ;nine the same question about me. What would you make of such a person? INSULTED DEAR INSULTED: A stranger DEAR ABBY: My 10-year- old son is a Little Leaguer. The position he holds is "bench - warmer." He and several Other boys attend practice every night. Last night he announced that he didn't want to go to any more games, because it was boring just sitting in the dugout. But he said he wanted to continue least everybody got to play then. Now I know, this isn't an earth - shaking problem, but it seems to me the managers and coaches place too much emphasis on winning. I think it is only fair that each boy gets a chance to play, no matter how poor he is. It would be interesting to hear from some of the managers and coaches out there. BENCH-WARMER'S MOM DEAR ABBY: I chuckled when I read the letter from the "Hurt Grandmother," who had bought so many lovely little dresses for her granddaughters, but saw them only in mismatched jeans and blouses. I was reminded of a trick I once played on my mother, who also used to buy my daughters gorgeous dresses on every occasion. When I knew mother was coming, I quickly washed two of the lovely fancy dresses she had given my girls. As usual, mother asked if she could "do anything" while I prepared dinner. I told her she could iron the two dresses. Abby, it took her exactly one hour and five minutes to iron those two dresses! Not one word was spoken, but after that she bought the girls darling little slack outfits. Of the drip-dry variety. SNEAKY DIPLOMAT Troubled? Write to Abby, Box 69700, Los Angeles, Cal., 90069. For a personal reply, enclose a stamped, self - addressed envelope. Brythevfll* (Arfc.) Courier News — Tuesday, July H, 1M» - Pag» Three Slot Car Mania | Storms Nation! By WAYMAN C. DUNLAP Associated Press Writer LITTLE ROCK (AP)-"Drivers ready... thumbs up... go!" And go they do — miniature models of big-time racing cars at scale speeds of up to 200 miles per hour on twisting, turning slot car tracks that have popped up all over the nation. The cars, scaled at l-24th and l-32nd, are complex miniatures of grand prix racing cars, stock cars, drag racers and — yes, even a Batmobile. They are today to some what model trains and airplanes have been for the younger set, and the oldsters (over 12) too, of other years. "It's the thrill and excitement of sports car racing without any of the danger," explained Chad Chapman, assistant manager of Park Plaza Raceways here. * * * Raceways is a $60,000 red- carpet operation, Chapman said, with much of the atmosphere and glamour of a big- time race track. There are five courses for drivers to complete on, each wifii miniature grandstands, landscaping and other paraphernalia of the racing world. Time on each track varies in price according to its length and difficulty and whether a driver bring his own car and 'controller." The smallest track costs 25 cents for 15 minutes, and the largest costs $1.60 an hour. If a car and controler are rented, add another $1.00 an hour. The cars are powered by a Hate to write letters? Send i small electric motor attached $1 to Abby Box 69700, LOS i to a chassis and connected Angeles, Cal., 90069, for Ab- through a set of gears to the 'How a simiarly colored socket—and suddenly he's a member of the racing fraternity, junior division. The time each driver has bought is automatically monitored by a time-clock type of machine. It cuts his slot off after the time he has bought ts over. A race is started by the call: "Drivers ready... thumbs up... go." Thumbs up means the driver's finger is lifted off the starter button on the controller. Raceways sponsors regular sanctioned races, with car kits, movie passes, parts and similar items as prizes, Chapman said. * * * "We figure about 40 per cent of our drivers are over 18," he said, "and most of them own their own cars and controllers." And as with real cars, these little ones can be "hopped up." Insiders know the secrets of • ;;£ rewinding the electric motor, with a thicker guage wire, lij-l staling special sponge rubbejg or silicone tires, and lightening! the bodies. r jji A car, in kit form, can bS; purchased for as little as $4, but some high-performance* motors cost four times thai; much. Controllers run from $3! to $14, depending on the quality and the manufacturer. ,"'.' Raceways is the largest slot car track in Little Rock witti; five race courses. There is a' track' on Interstate 30, south of; Little Rock, with three courses,' two in Little Rock and one in North Little Rock with a single course. Fayetteville, Jonesboro and El Dorado also have tracks. •:. For the sports car or racing fan who can never come coser than the showroom window, owning a scale model Ferrari or Lotus that runs may be the next best thing. by's booklet, "How to Write Letters for All Occasions." going to. practice because at I in Guatemala. Medieval alchemists were not above trickery to impress potential patrons. Unscrupulous members of the craft produced gold by sleight-of-hand and earn ed grants from the credulous, that Alqurnah, a town in southeastern Iraq on the right bank of the Tigris River, is the approximate site of the Biblical Garden of Eden. As many as 245 earthquakes have been recorded in one week rear wheels. The electric motor has wires that attach to two small metal braids separated by a plastic snout. The snout, when the car is set on the track, drops into a hollow grove on the track—the "slot"—from whence the sport gets its name. The * metal * * braids then connect with a 12 volt direct current system that activates the motor. The amount of current fed to the motor is governed by the controller in the driver's hand. He places his car on a colored slot, connects his controller to SNOOZE ALARM—If a study confirms the theory that ,•-.the number of times a driver adjusts a steering wheel is ,; related to his alertness, tomorrow's cars may be equipped „.., with yet another safety gadget—a "snooze alarm" that ... automatically alerts a driver dozing off or straying from . the proper lane. Engineer Lee Summer at TRW Systems in Redondo Beach, Calif., where development is under way, briefs Patty Katznelson on the device mounted on ; the steering column to measure the number of times the ; driver moves the wheel. When frequency declines, the alarm sounds. Tomorrow morning, make sure you're first in line at your Olds Dealer's. He's saying YES on every Olds in stock! No need to wait until Fall for a big buy on a new Olds. Big selection? YES. Big trade-ins? YES. Every Olds engineered for your greater comfort, safety, and driving satisfaction? YES. Oldsmobile Dealers have juggled the calendar to bring you Year End Savings right now on any Rocket Olds. See your nearest Olds Dealer-the YES man who has everything for you! EP (HIT FRONT ..,l«a Hoc/at Acttwt Car.' B MUT TIMI TO GO »HtNI THI AETtBN II ... H( VOU* NIAMt OLVimOlllf flU«UTV PULIH Mffi SAM BLACK MOTOR COMPANY, 317 EAST MAIN OMING! JULY 1 SIDEWAL SAL When All Blytheville Merchants Team Up to Bring You a Big Day of Money-Saving Values! See Thursday's Courier News For Complete Details

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