The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 29, 1953 · Page 14
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 14

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Friday, May 29, 1953
Page 14
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PAGE TWELVE BLYTHEVTLLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS 7R1THY, WAT M, 19S8 Natural Gas Provides New 'Power' for Clothes Dryers Automatic Gas Units Save Time Any automatic clothes dryer teems like a miracle after the end- Jess drudgery of hauling and hang- Ing 52 washes a year. But there's one type that out-shines, out-smarts ond out-saves all the rest. It is relatively new here. The new automatic dryer runs by natural gas. There arc many reasons why gas Is best — but here are the ten nearest and dearest to a woman's heart. New automatic gas clothes dryers are faster than any other automatic method, and as much as 15 times faster trmn the old clothes line routine. Lightweight fabrics are ready to dry in 15 minutes, completely dry in 20 minutes. As for blankets, you can count on four minutes in a gas dryer for every hour on tre line. Statisticians figure an automatic gas clothes dryer can save 20 complete working days a year! A gas dryer saves you more than 40 miles of walking and more than 2000 poum'is of lifting a year. And that's only for an average family of four.Wlth an automatic gas clothes dryer you throw In a whole washer load at, once. In a few minutes the entire batch is "done" without your lifting a fingor or taking a step, A dryer ends weather worries. Never again will you have to put off washing because of rain or rush out in a sudden shower to drag In the clothes before they get drenched or splattered with mud. Your fingers wont ache from hanging Icy wet towels In piercing wind or get numb from tryin gto unpin frozen sheets. You won't have to worry about things mildewing In a damp basement or slapping you In the face If you're forced to dry them in the kitchen or bath. With an automatic gas clothes dryer you can wash safely and comfortably every day of the year — even at night If you want to. An automatic dryer Is kinder to clothes than any other method. It doesn't over-dry and weaken fabrics, it's inflnetly safer than drying outside. It eliminates the danger of tears from clothes pins and whipping wimb, saves heavy fabrics from stretching out of shape and colored fabrics from fading in the bright sun. A gas clothes dryer gently tumbles clothes in warm air In a cylinder that's as smooth as the palm of your hand. Saves Space Built for modern living, a gas dryer takes up only si. square feet of floor space. It frees the backyard for fun and the basement for the "extra" room you've always wanted. For homes with no basement, a gas dryer Is a must. It's possible to put a complete modern laundry right in.the kitchen or In » small utility room. Oas clothes dryers sanitize, sweeten and purify clothes, A built-in ultraviolet ray lamp is the secret. Rays from this lamp actually kill al borne bacteria. What's more the air Itself ,Inside an automatic Gas clothes dryer is fortified with ozone, making your clothes smell sweeter and fresher than If they had been hung out-of-doors. A gas clothes dryer also cuts your Ironing work in half. It damp dries so exactly right that 'you never have to sprinkle. Gas dryers give a professional finish to towels, cotton knits, flannels and corduroys without any ironing at all. When dried by gas all the way throlugh they look as soft and fluffy as new. Even sheets come out so wrinkle-free you can just fold them up and put them away. Gas clothes dryers are as auto- matic as science can make them. All you do Is dial the required drying time and the heat you want. The gas dryer does the rest. Turns itself on, starts the drum rotating, heats to the right temperature and keeps it'exactly, and then, during the last five minutes, the heat Is automatically shut off and clothes dry in "stored" heat. When the job Is finished your clothes are not only dried the way you want them but cool enough to lift out. An automatic gas clothes dryer costs less per load than any other automatic dryer. And it saves you money in many other important ways—requires no costly repair jobs, uses all the heat you pay for, and cuts down clothes and linen bills. A. new automatic- gas clothes dryer makes laundering so easy you need only half as many towels, sheets and table linen, only half as many things for growing children. The natural gas clothes dryer has three Inherent advantages—cheaper to install, cheaper to operate, and faster drying. It Is estimated that by this time next year there will be about 29 gas clothes dryers on the market. Sign Defeats Its Purpose SALISBURY, Md. UP}— Add traffic signs to your list of unusual traffic hazards. That's the way Mayor Rollie W. Hastings saw it when he announced a "stop 1 sign would be removed from a downtown intersection. He made the decision after complaints the sign was so big motorists couldn't see approaching traffic. Hindu Appraises American People ROCKPORT, Me. (/f!>—The outstanding elements of American people are cooperatlveness, courage and candor, says a Hindu savant. Dr. D. G. Vinod, a friend of the late Mahatma Gandhi, has just completed six months as a research consultant at the Round Tsdjlfc Foundation In Glen Cove. T The scientists says he doesn't believe Americans are "a group of rank materialists tied down only to adolescent interests, such as sex and sports. "Some degree of insensitiveness to Hie higher values of life and some insularity qualify the American temperament," he added, but he believes these are being overcome rapidly. MAYTAG AUTOMATIC — The Maytag washes, rinses, spin dries and shuts itself off while you enjoy the freedom and leisure that goes with completely automatic washing. Simple, easy-to-set controls take the guesswork out of automatic washing and give you the added convenience of completely flexible control. You can add or remove clothes, lengthen, shorten, repeat or omit any phase of the cycle. The gleaming white, porcelain and enamel finish, the clean simple lines that harmonize with any kitchen or utility room, gives you years ol lasting beauty. O en f- ,. SVF>ER-b£LVXE DEXTER 95 '25 VALUE! GE WASHER SPECIA £ This makes a home laundry out of your washer. Two sturdy tubs, self- draining, on a stand that's built like a bridge. It will serve you well no matter how tough the treatment. DfXTFR Take your choice of the Dexter line while this amazing offer lasts! Every modern improvement and feature, every size and style. Test wash with a Dexter and you'll know It's the washer for you/ f And your eld wath«f COME IN TODAY/ SEE THE B/GGEST BARGAIN OFFER IN TQWNl 'S Inc. "Sore More at Moore's" 306 E. Main Phone 2660 OFFER GOOD FOR A LMITED TIME ONLY! GE WASHER FOR ONLY WEEK Always SEE JIMMIC FIRST and SAVE $$$! YOUR DEALER Jimmie Edwards FURNITURE COMPANY 301 E. Main—Ph. 2487

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