Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado on October 7, 1969 · Page 16
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Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado · Page 16

Greeley, Colorado
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Tuesday, October 7, 1969
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P«K« 16 GREELEY TRIBUNE Tuc*., Oc(. 7, 19G9 Peanuts Put the Crunch In a Texas-Style Salad 1 can (1-pound 4-ounce) red kidney beans, drained 1 can (1-pound 4-ouncc) chick peas, drained Young cowgirls and Indian chiefs will enjoy a Southwestern- style party menu featuring hot and hearty chile con carne served with crusty bread and this langy Mixed Bean Salad with peanuts. Dessert, of course, will probably be ice cream and cake. Mixed Bean Salad, a Texas speciality, usually includes green or wax beans and/or limas, kidney beans and chick peas. But here we've added another vegetable -- peanuts! Not really a nut at all, peanuls actually qualify as legumes -vegetables like peas and beans. Best known as a nibble, peanuts are finding their way into a variety of popular salads including coleslaw and tossed greens. They not only add flavor and crunch, but supply valuable protein as well. Be sure to add (he peanuts just before serving; they'll slay crispy. Mixed Bean Salad 1 Package (0-ounce) frozen lima beans 1 can (ipound) wax beans, drained Vz cup peanut oif C tablespoons vinegar Vt teaspoon sugar '/2 teaspoon salt '/i teaspoon pepper Vz cup cocktail peanuts '/t cup chopped onion Cook lima beans according to package directions. Drain and cool. In a large bowl combine lima beans with kidney beans, chick peas and wax beans. Mix together peanut oil, vinegar, sugar, salt and pepper. Pour over bejins and toss lightly. Chill several hours. Just before serving, add cock- ail peanuls and chopped onion. If desired, serve on let- luce leaves. Makes 10 to 14 servings. Decorators Now Stress Beauty And Versatility in Bedrooms In many homes, bedrooms take up half or more of the total living space. Yet, until just recently, bedrooms have received the smallest share of the homemaker's decorating attention, as well as the furniture dealer's merchandising efforts, according to the American Furniture Mart. But, with the advent of super- sized bedding, increased popularity of dual-purpose furniture (sleeper-sofas) and the accent on co-ordinated bed linens, blankets and draperies, this has all changed. In the past decade there has been a revolution in the bedroom! More Daytimt Use Today's homemakers are finding more daytime use of bedrooms with the addition of furnishings to make the room into a study, sitting room or just a quiet spot to relax in solitude. The master bedroom in many A NEW ADDITION - The popular Mixed Bean Salad has now added chopped peanuts! Young cowgirls and Indian chiefs will,go for this .parly menu which also includes chile con carne and crusty bread. 705 13th Sf. Fall Sale 30 OFF All Merchandise Now thru Saturday, October 11 STORE HOURS 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Mon. thru Sat. Closed Sunday Helen Erickson Calkins HALLOWEEN! - That Halloween party for the kiddies will be a "hit" if you serve slices of "Jolly Pop Corn-Nut Log." Pop corn is a perennial favorile with young and old alike. The slices can he served with brighl red apples and glasses of cold milk for a delicious treat after the Halloween games. Serve Slices of Pop Corn- Nut Log for Halloween If you want to surprise the iddies with a jolly Halloween ·eat (hat's different -- whp up lis "Jolly Pop Corn-Nut Log." ,'s so good you'll wonder how nylhing so delicious could be lade so easily. Step one: Assemble Hie follow- ig ingredients: li ounces ('A cup of unj)op- ped pop corn. o Today's go-anywhere, do-anything Hush Puppies MARGIE . . . Black, Brown, Irish Oatl $15.00 Change your shoes as Ihe action changes. Pick dressy or casual styles, chunky heels or flat, in fall shades of Breathin' Brushed Pigskin® or smooth leather. After that, you* set tor anything. 352-3008 819 8th Street SHOE FIT COMPANY "A f i t for-every f o o t " ' Use Our Handy Back Door and Parking In Rear Open Friday Night Till 8:30 Vt pound of butler or margarine. 1 cup (C oz. package) semi- sweel chocolate chips. 1 lO'/i; ounce package mina- ture marshmallows. 2 cups of Spanisli pea- nuls. 2 cups chopped pecans or almonds. Step two: Pop the pop corn Elegant Ensemble PRINTED PATTERN 4965 SIZES \Vh-WA and place in a large bowl Step three: Melt margarine, chocolate and marshmalfows together in top half of double wiler. Step four: While pouring melted chocolate sauce over popped corn, add nuts gradually, and nix thoroughly until the entire mixture is coated with the chocolate sauce. Step five: Spoon the mixture nto a half-gallon paper milk carton, packing it tightly. Step six: Place in refrigera- or, and in about an hour your )op corn-nut log will be firm and ready to slice. Cut length- vise along all four corners of he carton, and peel the carton away. Slice and serve. Simple, isn't it? Just two hints o make sure your efforts are a real success. First of all, use only a well-known brand of pop corn that's hulless, and guaran- .eed to pop. You certainly don't want unpopped kernels (old maids) or scratchy hulls in this mixture. Secondly, don't try to mix the pop corn and nuts together before you add the sauce. The nuts are heavier than the pop corn and have a tendency to drift to the bottom of the bowl. To keep them evenly distributed throughout the mixture, add the nuts (about a half cup- full at a time) as you pour the chocolate sauce, mix, add sauce, add nuts, mix, etc., un-' til all the nuts are used. Sliced portions are marbleized hi white and brown. Pretty to see- yummy to eat. homes now features a dining area as well as a private bath. But no matter how old or new your home, or how large or small the rooms, there are some basics to remember when decorating or redecorating the bedroom. The bed (or beds), of course, is the most important element of the room. The bed is made of four components -- mattress (foam latex, open coil innerspring or pocketed coil innerspring), spring, headboard and frames. Whether you chose twin, double, queen or king sized beds, your choice should be determined by quality of construction and comfort as well as aesthetic appeal. Placement of Beds Since it is the largest unit in the room, placement of the bed. is all-important and will determine the rest of your furniture arrangement. A good arrangement for twin beds is at right angles or, in a long, narrow room, foot to foot with a table dividing them. Remember, when placing the bed, to keep sleeping comfort in mind. Make sure your bed is located in a spot away from daytime glare or nighttime street lighting. Ideally, there should be room for walking around three sides for ease in making the bed. An ideal arrangement is to confine one end of the bedroom for sleeping, the other for dressing and lounging space. Importance of Color We're all aware of how important color is in influencing human moods. We've long been taught that restful colors -soft tints and cool hues -- are the best choices for bedrooms. However, today the eclectic look is in and decorators are advocating bedrooms done in color schemes the inhabitants like, whether they run to brilliant or soft shades. And don't overlook patterns and/or prints valances can be covered with as in other rooms of the home, a vivid stripe or a colorful floral can add life and warmth to the bedroom. Decorating Walls Since walls are the largest masses lo be decorated, they should carry the dominant color of the room. If the bedroom is small, a light pastel shade will add the illusion of space. In most bedrooms, the ceiling should carry the lightest color lone. Don't, however, overlook the many decorating possibilities when covering the walls. A landscape paper or large mural on the wall facing the bed would be a cheerful note to wake up to. A wood panelled wall, behind the bed, combined with papered or painted walls marbled or clear -- can add a ush look, as well as the look )l spaciousness. Draperies can be used to frame the bed or run the length of a wall, ceil- ng to floor, to create a formal tone. The ideas are limitless. Floor Covering! Floor coverings are another mportent consideration in the bedroom. They absorb sound, act as insulators and are the foundation for the entire decorative -scheme. You may choose area rugs, wall-to-wall carpeting, linoleum or plastic sheet flooring or floor tiles in a variety of materials, depend- ng on your taste and your decorating scheme. And, since he traffic is usually lighter .ban in public areas of the louse, you may indulge in more frivolous colors in the bedroom than in other rooms. Window Treatment Decorating bedroom windows :akes time and thought. Selection of draperies, curtains and shades are important decorat- ng accents throughout the lome. In the bedroom they must also be chosen to control ight and insure privacy. Bedroom window treatment also offers an easy way to acquire a "decorator" touch lo your room. Wooden window valances can be covered with wallpaper to match wall coverings to give the room a coordinated look. Another idea is to "quilt" the valance with foam and then cover with material to match bedspread and/ or draperies or padded headboard. Curtains or draperies can be selected to blend with walls or match bedding. Wood or plastic shutters can add style interest as well as act as a ;ood means of controling light. can add a note of elegance. A wall of mirrors -- smoked, Comfit Cornel CurtU Matbt* W!n« Award The Curtis Mathes showrooms f Boulder and Greeley have ivon ' Frigidaire's Outstanding Dealer Award for the month f June. June was National Frigidaire Month. Frigidaire presented the iward to the dealer who sold !\e most Frigidaire appliances ji Boulder and Weld Counties. The award was the only one ;iven in either county. Russ Peterson, the Frigidaire jrea representative, presented he award to Al Smith, district manager of Curtis Mathes sliow- ooms. Frigidaire manufactures re- rigerators, .freezers, washers and dryers, air conditioners and ther appliances for the home. The Curtis Mathes showrooms are located in Boulder at 1750 Oth St., Crossroads East, and n Greeley, 2904 West 10th St., ffilshire Center. DURBAN -- A municipal musician wants compensation or a hernia operation. New Fall Napkins and Matching Party Goods Phone 353-0246 807 8th St. Powerful Buy! Zates Exclusive! BAYLOR Cassette Recorder Mayer-AM Radio Records wherever you ore, even from its own radio. Solid slate AM radio plus remote mike and stand. Batlery; or, use electrically with outside adaptor. Also available: Baylor Cosietle Recorder-Player- AM/FM Radio $49.95 Baylor Cassette Recorder-Plover $29.95 $3995 USE YOUR CREDIT AT ZALES ZALES 0 We're nothing without your love. Open Frl. till 8:30 Use Your BankAmericard 352-6957 The shoreline of Deep Creek Lake, in Maryland,- is 65 miles long. DEVELOP POISE, SELF-CONFIDENCE ABILITY TO DEAL WITH PEOPLE Become that person you have always wanted to bel HUMAN RELATIONS -- Develops self-confidence, polsa and .a warm, sparkling, magnetic personality. SOCIAL POISE -- Gracious manners make frlendi. ART OF DRESS -- A stunning appearance bolsters your morale and that of those around you. POSTURE AND GRACEFUL CARRIAGE YOGA E X E R C I S E S -- Better health, keener mind, more energy, figure beauty. CORRECTIVE MAKEUP -- The world reacts to the face it sees. PROFESSIONAL MODELING MORGANTI COURSES are designed to develop Inner strength of character, self-control and moral purpote. "There are no homely- women, only those who do not ~* know how to be attractive." STARTING SOON: Classes for HOMEMAKERS, BUSINESS WOMEN, TEENAGERS --· YOUNG ADULTS -- Register now for Fall classes! For information please coll 352-1639 or yon may write MORGANTI SCHOOL Route 2, Box 165A -- Greeley Be ready for 1970 travel and all-season occasions wilh the most elegant of ensembles -the dress and coat. They have slim lines, smart details. ! Printed Pattern 4965: Haiti Sizes 12V4, 14',--, 16K, 1814, 2014,1 22'.a. Size 1GV4 (bust 37) dress! 2 r !« yds. 39-in.; coat 3^. I Sixty-five cents in coins for each pattern -- add 15 cents for each pattern for first-class mailing and special handling. Send lo Anne Adams, (Greeley! Tribune 363) Pattern Dept., 243 West 17th St., New York, N.Y. 10011. Print name, address with zip, size anci style number. Big, new Fall-Winler Pattern Catalog -- 105 styles, free pat-! tern coupon. 50c j Instant Sewing Book -- cut.i fit, sew modern way. $1.00 ' Instant Fashion Book--ward-; robe planning secrets, flattery,! accessory tips. $1.00 i AUTO LOANS Convenience Corner 8th Avenue and 9th Street Member F.D.I.C.

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