The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on May 4, 1997 · Page 21
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BIO SUNDAY, MAY 4, 1997 LIFI THE SALINA JOURNAL THE SUNDAY CROSSWORD T INTERIORS BY DESIGN 1 8 20 22 77 Castle feature 78 It doesn't pay 79 Customer 81 Horse feathers! 83 Qovt. agency 86 Tach reading 87 Trickery 89 Shucks! 90 Dear, Italian style 91 Before, to Browning 92 Island off Spain 95 Musical master from Bonn 98 "— Grows in Brooklyn" 100 Gangster's warning 102 Masterminds 103 Old fogy 104 Pavarotti and pals 105 Norse writings 106 G. Nasser dream 107 Lanchester of "Murder by Death" DOWN 1 Marine chordate 2 Dies — 3 Desert formation 4 Race officials 5 Twitch 6 Astringent 7 Sailors'saint 8 Little monkeys 9 PartofScand. 10 A through Z 11 Fixes 12 Evaluate 13 Water fowl 14 Numbers game 15 The Louvre, e.g. 16 Swallows up "ALL'S FARE" By CHARLES WOODARD ACROSS Admiral William or running back Billy Menlo Park monogram Red or structure start 13 A red wine 15 Actor Ray 19 Group conventions Laid-back Play necessities 23 Stolen jewelry? 24 Mecca trekkers: Var. 26 Daisy — 27 "—girl!" 28 Abound 30 Ye — Shoppe 31 Sale caveat 32 Mil. decoration 33 Tower of London guards 37 Gomer Pyle 39 Vikings' rival 40 Something superlative: Slang 41 — chef: kitchen assistant 42 Vulgar 43 Cromwell bugbear 45 Easy win 46 Connive 48 Seinfeld, for one 49 Saudi states 53 Charles Lamb 54 Maugham novel 56 — roll 57 See 58 Across 58 A way to ride, with 57 Across 59 At ease 60 Impediment 61 "—what you can do ...": JFK 62 Tummy 66 Virtuous ,67 Simon Templar 69 Swiss mathematician 70 Makes merry 72 Average 73 Native Israelis 75 Actor Pitt et a). 76 Parisian's phone greeting ANSWERS TO TODAY'S PUZZLE ARE ON PAGE B4. 17 Actress Carter etal. 18 Historic Scott 20 Neighbor of Niger 21 Musical symbols 25 Hombres, more formally 29 Pompadour 31 Constrictor 33 Smile broadly 34 Let out 35 Table covering 36 Author Jong 38 Stick out like — thumb 39 Stroke of luck 42 Cowardly 43 Prodded 44 Haying machine 45 Anger 46 Hebrew month: Var. 47 Disagree 48 Gem weights 50 Brewing grain 51 Finnish lake 52 See 102 Across 54 Normandy city 55 Certain sneakers 58 Hat part 60 One of a suit 62 Nobleman 63 Early modern jazz 64 Hearing related 65 Scheduled 68 Parts of pumps 70 Author Ambler 71 Kind of excuse or duck 74 Units of electric current 75 Girl who has less fun? 76 Put on notice 78 Proofreader's mark 79 Goalie's area 80 Light or night start 81 Island greeting 82 Vtrologist Albert 83 Show partiality to 84 Gets ready, for short 85 Pros'opposites 88 Small measure 90 Hot chocolate 92 Jumble 93 Philippine island 94 Off shore 96 Blake's "Book of—" 97 Party guests? 99 Time period 101 Auction ending ©1997 Los Angeles Times Syndicate Recycling / Floor from brewery FROM PAGE B1 The round windows In the Baldwin City home of David and Susan from a Rhode Island marine salvage company. tal in Kansas City, Mo. Flooring in the utility room was left over from when Millstein built the Free State Brewery in Lawrence. "These things have kind of been accumulated over the years with nothing really in mind other than, 'Wow, 10 cents a foot. Yeah, I should buy that.' We've been moving this stone around since 1985." Building the house proved to be a bureaucratic challenge. It took Millstein eight months to get a The south wall of the house and the second-floor hub that serves as the master bedroom are of conventional stick-frame construction, but the roof is as unique as the used tire wall. "They made concrete boats when they ran out of steel in World War I. They called them Liberty Boats. This is essentially the same technology they used back in 1917," he explained. Three layers of wire mesh were topped with rebar set on 3-inch centers, covered with three more layers of mesh. The structure was tied together with steel wire on 6- inch centers. "So there's like 20,000 little ties holding this thing together." After the underside of the roof was stuccoed and it hardened, concrete was poured from atop and smoothed. "Concrete and steel when in close proximity to each other, they share properties," explained Millstein. He said he "flunked out of architecture school in the early '60s, so I'm a frustrated architect, I guess, but not too frustrated." Millstein isn't frustrated because he has made his mark in Lawrence architecture by refurbishing some of its older downtown landmarks, including Liberty Hall, which he co-owns. Recycling didn't stop with the exterior of Millstein's house. The floor of the foyer came from the old handball courts in Robinson Gymnasium at the University of Kansas. Most of the doors were made from floor joists from the Johnson County Courthouse in Olathe. Flooring in another room came from a dance studio over Quinton's Bar and Grill in Lawrence. The cypress in the windows was salvaged from old barns in Kansas City, Mo. Marble flooring in a hallway was once the toilet stall dividers in the now razed St. Mary Hospi- The Associated Press Millstein are portholes purchased building permit because the Douglas County inspector simply had no frame of reference for the unique architecture and construction methods. No bank would give the Mill- steins a construction loan. But now that it's finished, Millstein has no regrets in how he built his family's home. "Most everything you see is recycled. I think that's the theme of the house." Spruce up with creativity CHRIS CASSON MADDEN Scripps Honwd News Service Is money tight? Rearrange the furniture, make a large throw pillow or cover the sofa with an old quilt Many people today would relish the opportunity to redecorate their homes, or even a room in the home. Yet the harsh realities of budgets and other factors forces many people to carefully consider personal A priorities before undertaking any major redecorating projects. Here, then, are a few simple things you can do to freshen up your home without spending a lot of money. • Rearranging: Sometimes, the simplest solution is best. Rearrange the furniture in your living room, dining room, bedroom and family room. Sometimes a new layout can change the entire personality of your home. Also, try to switch furniture within your home from its usual location to a new one. For instance, try moving your writing desk from your bedroom to your family room. Or, if you like your furniture placement, why not try rearranging your accessories and artwork. Put some things away and bring out others. • Lampshades and throw pillows: A quick inexpensive way to enliven your living room is to buy a new lampshade for your table lamps. The local department store should carry a good variety of styles. Another alternative is to purchase some pillow forms and cover them with favorite pieces of fabric. Maybe its an old scarf you don't know what to wear with, or an old dress that is out of fashion or the wrong size. All of these things can be transformed into beautiful throw pillows with a pair of scissors, a pillow form and a sewing machine. If you are not handy at sewing, a pair of square scarves or favorite cloth napkins can be knotted at the corners for an easy pillow cover. • Slipcovers: Inexpensive, off-the-rack slipcovers can be purchased at your favorite department or Scripps Howard News Service A simple slipcover sewn from inexpensive denim and a generous throw pillow covered with four bandannas In two different colors give this living room a light-hearted, casual look for spring. ; i home furnishings store. Or you can create your own 1 slipcovers by covering your furniture with largej pieces of fabric, such as bed sheets, bedspreads, blankets, quilts and tablecloths. !• • Photographs: Buy a bunch of inexpensive^ frames and put your favorite photographs inside; Cluster these photographs on a tabletop, mantel; desktop or shelf to create a personal statement. • Fresh flowers: Fill a bunch of vases with flowers from your garden, a nursery and flower shop. ! Mother's 'pay t (Project Kids create a personalized planter for Mom! May 10th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Located at the Fountain Also, receive a coupon for a FREE flower for your planter courtesy of Earth Care. Limited to the first 200 kids. While supplies last. CENTRALMALL en You're Shopping For st Services Take A Look ur Numbers! OVER 1O5 YEARS Sunflower Bank has been serving Kansans for over 105 years. 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