The Daily Journal from Fergus Falls, Minnesota on March 6, 1974 · Page 5
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Mrs. Jaycees FFHS choral department collecting sets pops concert Friday The Fergus Falls Senior High Choral Department will present its annual Pops Concert this Friday, March 8 at 8 p.m. in the junior high auditorium. This concert will involve 150 students in the 10th, 11th and 12th grades. Opening the program, the Choristers will sing one of Burt Bacharach's famous songs, "The Ixwk of Love," followed by selections from the musical "The Music Man." The Chamber Singers will open their section of the concert with a jazzed up version of a piano number by J. S. Bach, "Bourree for Bach," followed by "Music to Watch Girls By" (theme song from a soft drink commercial "I'd I jke To Teach The World to Sing") and conclude with the fingersnappin', handclappin', footstomppin" number entitled "0 Freedom." The Choraliers will sing "Up To Us," the song made famous by the Carpenters; "For All We Know," selections from the ENGAGED musical "My Fair Lady," a song written by two of the Beatles, "Hey Jude," and conclude with the railroad folk song "The Gandy Dancer's Ball." The song entitled "Cherish" J. CORNELL SVAREN Choral Director will open the Concert Choir's section of the program. Several members of the choir have arranged songs of their choosing for Friday's concert. These include "Nights in White Satin" arranged by Brian Schmidt, "Crystal Lullaby" arranged by John Hailing, "Time in a Bottle" arranged by Jane Kan, and "My Music" arranged by Georgia Nagatomo. An alumnus of the Concert Choir and currently a music student at Concordia College, John Lu, has arranged another Bcatle's song "Getting Better." The choir will also sing a medley of tunes made famous by the Carpenters. Director J. Cornell Svaren advises that the students have put a lot of hard work into making this a memorable experience, and assures those who attend a enjoyable evening of easy listening music. An admission will be charged at the door. JUDITH JORGENSON Mr. and Mrs. Gene Jorgenson of Minneapolis, formerly of Fergus Falls, announce the engagement of their daughter Judith Mae to Joseph Czach, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Czach, also of Minneapolis. No date has been set for the wedding. Both are graduates of Roosevelt High School, Minneapolis. Miss Jorgenson is employed as ? file clerk for Liberty Mutual Insurance, Edina, and her fiance is employed by Minnesota Auto Specialty, Minneapolis. 'Good citizen' hates to squeal on policeman By Abigail Van Buren DEAR ABBY: I am in a dilemma of good neighbor relationship and good citizenship. One of our neighbors is a patrolman who constantly drives the patrol car into his driveway for hours. He keeps the loudspeaker very loud so he can hear it inside his house or while he is working in the yard or fixing another car parked next to the patrol car. The other neighbors also notice his constantly playing hooky, especially during the nights and weekends. They joke abou'. it. Since we live in a nice, quiet town with a population around 20,000, we want to keep a good neighbor relationship, we pretend seeing nothing. However, I just read in the paper the police department wants to transfer desk officers to patrol duty to cut down the town's costs. The police department claims they keep six patrols on the road at all times, therefore their overtime costs are tremendous. [According to the newspaper, the overtime charge totalled SiiO.OOO last year!] Knowing this. I feel that as a taxpayer and good citizen I should do something about it. But how can I do it without making any enemies? DEBATING DEAR DEBATING: Have a friend across town IN'OT another neighbor living near the patrolman | lip off the police department's intelligence division. Let the department satisfy ilsolf on (he patrolman's conduct. That way you can remain a "friendly" neighbor and get the job done. DEAR ABBY. Like "Burned Once," I know whal it's like to be married to an aging doctor who takes advantage of ''doctor vorship." When my doctor-husband was in his late 50s he had an affair with a young married woman in her 20s. According to him, it was all part of the "professional treatncnl" and her husband approved. Why a young woman with a young husband would want lo have amlhing to do with a man old enough to be her father is be-onci my comprehension. For the most part, the patients arc cither young divorcees looking for economic security, or bored housewives, looking for excitement. The M. D. is overwhelmed by their wiles-never mind that he looks even older when accompanied by them. BURNED SEVERAL TIMES DEAR BURNED: To such misguided medicos, I can only repeat, "l'h>sician. heal thyself!" CONFIDENTIAL TO "SELF-CONSCIOUS IN L.A.": Don't tonfusc "eliquet" with "good manners"—which is far more important. Etiqnet is more concerned with which fork to use. "Good manners" |as defined by Jonathan Swift) "is the art of making those people easy with whom we converse. Whoever makes the fewest people uneasy U the best bred in the company." Falls will once again collect Betty Crocker coupons during the months of March and April. The collection is part of a statewide Mrs. Jaycees' project which aids retarded children. Persons interested in helping the Mrs. Jaycees help the retarded will find coupon collection boxes in local grocery stores. DUPLICATE BRIDGE WINNERS 1. Nick Weyrens and Esther Spranger 2. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Oelslager 3. Allan Lee and Charles Bangs 4. Mr. and Mrs. I. Swenson 5. Charlotte Burns and Mary Johnson NEW AARP OFFICERS - The Fergus Falls branch of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) elected its 1974 officers at a meeting held yesterday at (he YMCA. They are pic- lured above with nominating committee chairman Melvia Johnson (back left) and past president Merle Loomer (at lectern) who presided at the installation. Others pictured, left to right, are Dena Zamani, treasurer; Laverne Bowers, secretary; George Harth, first vice president; and Reno Mittelstadt, re-elected president. Board members elected {pictured to the right of I-oomer) are Agnes Darr, Ralph Sinner, Clifford Thoen and Janet Batcman. The new second vice president Frieda Mittelstadt and board member Irving Helgeson are not pictured. The local AARP has a membership of over 300. President Reno Mittelstadt has set the goal for 1974 at 350 which he stated is very possible as there are nearly 3,000 retired persons living in this area. (Journal photo by June Barnum) Explorers attend conference Girls Explorer Post 300 participated in a program planning conference Mar. 1-3 in Detroit Lakes. Members attending were the officers, Carol Erlandson, Jill Carlson, Sue Aasness and Helen Stein. The meetings consisted of program activities to nominate new regional officers. The guest speaker was Explorer chairman Tim McNally of Minneapolis. Other recent activities of the Post have included a campout at Ten Mile Lake in January when the girls spent the weekend sliding and snowmobiling. Chaplains for the Sunday morning service were Jill Carlson and Sue Aasness. Members have also had a skating party and toured the Otter Tail County jail. The Post is sponsored by the Ladies Aid of Federated Church. Marriage Licenses Caryl Richard Haugrud, 21, Pelican Rapids Route 2, and Colette Lee Larson, 21, Pelican Rapids. Open House Gina Kaltvedl will be honored on her 80th birthday at an open house Sunday, Mar. 10 from 2-5 p.m. at Riverview Heights. Door-knockers to inform on programs for the elderly Pianists advance to state Rachel Hefte, Barbara Hefte and Karen Boe, piano students of Mrs. C. K. Preus, were among winners in the Minnesota Music Teachers Association District Contest Feb. 23 at Alexandria. They will now advance to the state contest to be held March 23 at the University of Minnesota. Clubs & Societies Sons of Norway will meet Thursday at 8 p.m. at Security State Bank. Business meeting. A group of Fergus Falls Community College student volunteers will be conducting a door-to-door campaign from March 7 through March 18 to increase public awareness of two new programs. These programs are the noonday- nutrition program for senior citizens at the YMCA and S.S.I. (Supplemental Security Income Program). Student volunteers will be identified with a name-tag labelled "Community College Volunteer" and will have some forms with them which they may help you fill out should you be eligible for these services. The noon-day nutrition program began in late January at the Fergus Falls YMCA. Meals are airline-type meals and are available to people 60 and over and their spouses. The cost of the meal is on a sliding scale, based on a person's income. Recreation and education programs are provided. The meals program is funded by Title VII of the Older Americans Act through the Minnesota Governor's Citizen's Council on Aging and operated by Lutheran Social Service. Recreation programs are planned by Virginia Portmann, Everyday items may cause allergic reaction Fergus Falls Senior Citizens Coordinator. Further information is available by calling, the Senior Citizens Program, 736-6842. SSI (Supplemental Security Income) is a federal program which replaces Aid to the Blind, Aid to the Disabled, and Old Age Assistance. There are certain financial eligibility requirements — further details are available from the local Social Security Office, 739-2207. Stride Into Spring Printed Pattern Fergus Falls (Mn.) Journal Wed., Mar. 6, 1974 jj TOPS Club 37 will meet tomorrow at 7 p.m. in the Carnegie Room of the Public Library. Weigh-in starting at 6:15. Fergus Falls Christian Women's Club will hold a luncheon meeting at noon, Thursday, Mar. 14, at the Holiday Inn. CWC area represenlative Mrs. Evelyn Kredit will be speaker, and Mrs. Al Seltz Sr. will present the feature, "Look in your Attic." Music by Mrs. Jan Lickmann, soloist, and Mrs. Betty Johnson, pianist. Make reservations by March 11 by calling 739-2409 or 739-9350 in Fergus Falls, or 864-8HO in Battle Lake. Are you bothered by a red, blistery, itchy skin rash? Could be you have a first class case of contact dermatitis, advises the Minnesota State Medical Association. Many of the items we come in contact with in our work, play and home are capable of causing allergic reactions. Cheap costume jewelry, which often has as its chief ingredient nickel sulfate, is a common culprit. Nickel-plated ear rings, watch bands and other such items frequently cause an allergic reaction. Additional objects which contain nickel or an alloy may include medallions, zippers, identification tags, hair pins, bobby pins, curlers, coins, pens, buckles, grips on garters and metal clips on slips. Potassium dichromate, found in tanned leather and in concrete has been found to cause allergic reaction in a substantial number of persons who wear leather items next to the skin. Rubber is a frequent cause of allergic contact dermatitis. Natural rubber itself is seldom a sensitizer; the various chemicals which are added to the rubber to preserve it and A Lovelier You THE NEATLY TURNED ANKLE By Mary Sue Miller Slimming the ankles happens in fast time, if you pet to work right away on the routines below: 1. Standing erect, raise one leg directly out to side ns high as possible. Twist ankle sharply. first forward and then backward, for 20 counts. Repeat with opposite ankle. Perform entire routine 3 times, briskly. 2. Sit on chnh with legs straight out and heels resting on floor. Repeatedly bend feel toward body and then roll solos on floor from heels to tiptoes. Work very deliberately on this one. tryinp fnr strong pulls in arches and insteps. Continue for 1 to 2 minutes. 3. Make your shoes exercise for you by switching heel heights at least once daily. This gives the muscles a convincing workout. Reducing extra'. So you won't play a hit-and-miss i educing game with your ankles—and that's easy—herr arc their iileol measurements accordine to your individual height: Height. .V to 5'3"—Ankle. 7 "2": Hf-isbt. S'4" tn V6" —Ankle. SV: Height, over S'7"—Ankle S'i". If ynui bones are delicate, subtract '!>" from iyica < ni:r i mriil given: for large bones you may add':_•". When measuring, be sure to place the t:ipc around the largest bony circumference. UGLINE TRIMMERS If your ir.iluuhul problem is he.ivy leg?, send lor nt> new lc.tfl<:l. lEOtlN'i'. TKIMMKIIS, which conuins spot rcil.irin- evrri-o lli.il ut';l inert lour imliuJunl need?, ivliclher for Oiiph-. knee-, -.ilu:^ -inkfc : . 01 for conlouriug your enlire logline. \Vii!e M.iiy Sur Miller in c.ui* of tliis ncvv^p.iprT, enclosing a long, ^Limped, ^cH-.uldiv- f;\cloK •""! Icn cents in coin. enhance its quality can cause allergies. Shoes, boots, foundation garments, dress shields, adhesive to attach false eye lashes and baby panties are a few examples of these offenders. Hair dyes and their chemical family ties are another common source of allergy problems which affect about one out of 200 people who dye their hair. The best cure is to remove the offending substance from contact with the skin. COOKING IS FUN WEEKDAY DINNER Meat lx>af Potatoes Snap Beans Salad Bowl Coffee Jelly Beverage COFFEE JELLY Refrigerated leftover brewed coffee may be kept for as long as five days and used this way. 1 envelope unfavored gelatin 2U cups leftover cold very strong brewed coffee l-3rd cup sugar Sprinkle gelatin over '3 cup of the coll coffee and allow to soften — about 5 minutes. Heat remaining coffee until almost boding and pour over softened gelatin; add sugar; stir until gelatin and sugar dissolve. Pour into five 6-ounce custard cups. Chill until set before serving. Garnish with whipped cream. Makes a servings. CHILDREN'S THEATER PERFORMANCE Saturday, March 9 3p.m. —at OUR LADY OF VICTORY SCHOOL All plays are original dramas directed by the authors. OUTSTANDING AIRMAN Michael J. Loomer, airman first class, son of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Lgomcr, Fergus Falls Route 4, has been named outstanding airman of the quarter in his unit at K.I. Sawyer AFB, Mich. An air traffic control operator, he was selected for his exemplary conduct aiul duty performance. HOSPITAL NOTES Discharged Mar. 5: Dale Akerman, Ashby Mrs. Gayhard Bagley, 127 E. Summit Mrs. Clara Benson, Browns Valley Cathie Hauge, 916 Northern Mrs. Eva Healy, 72512 N. Vine Mrs. Edwin B. Johnson, Clitherall Steven Ness (F-Arden), Woodland His. Alfred Pearson, Battle Lake Axel Pearson, Hancock Kevin Petierson (F- Richard), Route 4 Arnold Rortvedt, Henning Otto Tjaden, 1000 E. Lincoln Personal ^d Social The Rev. and Mrs. John Bullock of Great Falls, Mont.,, are visiting this week with his mother, Mrs. Harvey Bullock of 205 N. Sheridan and other relatives and friends in the area. Large Selection WEDDING I\VITATIO\S and MOUMEMMS \\PKI\S BOOKS Fast Service, Beautiful Styles, ' Reasonably Priced! • Napkins Imprinted Free with $25 Wedding Order I^mm Printing Office Book and . Stationery Store * * •* 'ir Cards of Thanks CARDOFTHANKS I would like to tnfcc this op portunitvto thank all my relatives, friends, and neighbors for their pra,ers, cards, memorials, food, (lowers and other kindness shown during the recent illness and death of my husband. Special thanks to the V.F.W., pallbearers, organist, soloist, nurses and staff at Lake Region Hospital. Special thanks to Rev. Preus for his comforting words. Dr. Orandi and Dr. Mouritsen. May God Bless you all. Mrs. Ida Nelson CARDOF THANKS The family of Leonard Weigand wishes to thank all who visited our father during his illness and to acknowledge the help and sym pathy extended upon his death. STHUM-: INTO SI'ltl.NC; in ill* 1 lu-ucsr [nilb'd-toKoilit'r luniisuii look! r'aby-fitliuu .cickt'i lias s(Eindu|i collar, rrm- l;tn sli'i-vrs. c:isual Siisli. 1'iinircl I'iiin-rn M73: Mis si's' Si/os S. In. 12. 11. Ifl. K. 2n. Size 12 (husi HI) lakes 3'i yards tin.jnch ffibrk-. Send $1.00 for each pattern. Add 25c for first-class mail and special handling. Send to Marian Martin, Daily Journal 408, Pattern Dept., 232 West 18th St., New York, N.Y. 10011. Print NAME, ADDRESS, ZIP, SIZE and STYLE NUMBER. FERGUS STARTS TONIGHT AIL HEW Evening 7:30& 9:30 Adults $1.25—Children Under 14-50c Inc. Tax REGULAR ADMISSION PRICES STRANGE BUT i' ' ' TRUE STORIES FROM THE HIGH ARCTIC TO THE EQUITORIAL — ^ JUNGLES • Kite Fishing • Gcotbhnj • Skittering • lollwn fishing • Tree Fisking • Rsh Celling And Cven More Joging CARDOF THANKS I wish lo Inank Ihe r.urses, or derlies and all olhers including doctors lhat were so helpful and kind to me during mv slay at Lave Region Hospital. My special thanks to Dr. A. Orandi for his skill and help May God blessyoo all lor your kindness. Axel E. Pearson Fergus Falls Civic Orchestra SPRING CONCERT 27th Season Soloist - Jill Gidmark Flutist Director, Frank Iledhind Sunday, March 10 4:00p.m. — at the Junior High School! Auditorium Free Will Offering

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