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Page Fourteen - BlythevHJe (Ark.) Courier News - Friday, April 14, tMT 'Forget It' DEAR ABBY: While I was out of town recently, my husband accompanied a very attractive friend of ours to a dinner party. (Her husband was also out of the city.) Upon questioning him, he told me he took her home and went in with her after midnight and had a drink. I have not drawn a happy brea'h since. Altho I don't think anything serious happened, it could have, as both this woman and my husband are very physically attractive. Now I am uncomfortable in this woman's presence. I feel she is smirking, and knows something I don't know. We are constantly thrown together, and after being friends for years I have actually developed a dislike for her. I keep imagining there is something between her and my husband. When I mention it to my husband he says I am "foolish." How can I get this thing out of my mind, Abby? It is eating my heart out. MISERABLE DEAR MISERABLE: Your "misery" is a classic example of what imagination can do. This may sound like a preposterous oversimplification, but I can give you two magic words which will solve your problem. "FORGET IT!" If you nag your husband, or show your contempt for the lady, you will tempt your husband and this woman to join forces against a common "enemy." YOU! Say nothing, ask no questions, and be your old sWeet self. DEAR ABBY: I answered 6n "ad" in a magazine for information about joining a flower club. All I wanted was information about joining, but before I knew it, they started sending me all k i n d s of seeds. I didn't want these seeds and did not order any seeds, so I just put them aside. I may have even thrown some away. Now I am getting letters from this flower club telling me that if I don't either send them the money er the seeds they are going to sue me. Abby, 1 am worried sick. Can they sue me? For God's sakes, help me! I have six children and no money to go to court Is light this thing. CAN'T SLEKP DEAR CAN'T: Throw their letters in the waste basket. No one is obligated to pay for — or RETURN — anything that is sent to him unsolicited. DEAR ABBY: One day while cleaning the living room, I came across an unfinished letter .my daughter was writing her girl friend. It was hidden behind the sofa cushion. Here is what I read: "Dear B—, This afternoon Mr. R. came over. He's Mom's and Dad's best friend. Mom was out. He hung around and hung around Finally he pulled me closer and gave me a real passionate kiss right on the lips. I told him he'd better leave, but Kiddo, was I scared. I'll never tell my folks as it would break up a beautiful friendship." Needless to say, Abby, I cooled the friendship quickly. With "friends" like that, who needs enemies? I am glad I read that letter as there are some things a daughter won't tell regardless of her relationship with her mother. You say you are against "snooping." Do you still think I was— "WRONG, WRONG WRONG" DEAR WRONG: You were cleaning your living room, not "snooping," when you came across your daughter's letter. There's a difference. And in this case, your daughter could hardly charge you with mistrust or prying. You did what came naturally and your daughter knows it. The Woman's Society of Christian Service met last week at the church for a business and study meeting. Mrs. Claude Crain opened the meeting with p r a y e r a f t e r which Mrs. Olive Holmes presented the final session on the study, "Christian Being and Doing." There were 14 members present. Mrs. Holmes, president, presided over the business meeting at which time she read let- How has the world been treating you? Unload your problems on Dear Abby, Box 69700, Los Angeles, Cal., 90069 For a personal, unpublished reply, enclose a self - addressed stamped envelope. For Abby's booklet, "How to Have, a Lovely Wedding," send $1.00 to Abby, Box 69700, Los Angeles, Cal., 90069. Astrological * Forecast * , By CARROU. fUGBTER Co determine four forecast, nut* paragraph opposite dates whlcb Include your birtb date. SATURDAY GENERAL TENDENCIES: Much emotionalism can be present this Saturday that can keep you from making headway in the many things you have to do unless you take yourself firmly with a course of action decided upon early as the means by which you can best operate and handle all pending problems of importance. syndicate (ra thing about them quickly. Carry through with the advice experts have given you. Show that you are grateful and on the beam. VIRGO (Aug. 22 to Sept. 22) Avoid that pal who is just loaded down with imaginary anxieties and could get you quite involved unnecessarily. Ke e p busy at own affairs. Evening social affairs planned could prove to be disappointing. LIBRA (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) /iRIES (Mar. 21 to Apr. 19) | show that you are meticulous See that you maintain yourijn handling matters in the composure when others at home are getting irritated, nervous, but be kindly. Avoid making a big to-do about some small •matter. Show that you have dull work connected with it in your feet on the ground. TAURUS (Apr. 20 to May 20) Some close tie could be rather irritating but is actually 'lear- ing up some problematical affair that also concerns you. Be sure you keep promises made without a lot of fuss and feathers. Be reserved. GEMINI (May 21 to June 21) Be-careful you are not extravagant with money through a feeling of dissatisfaction, since you later need it for practical matters. Get busy putting house in order instead. See that all is prophylactic clean. MOON CHILDREN (June 22 to July 21) Improving your health and good looks is wise so that you can get into the social matters that please you most. Make sure that all at home is in perfect condition. Make a good impression on those who drop in on you. Lh'O (July 22 to Aug. 21) You are able to handle those 19) Your work is considerable, vexatious p r o b le ms intelli- but if you start right in on it, gently right, now, so do some-1 you can at least make a good business or civic world and be sure to get an early start on them. Contact bigwigs. Plan to progress in career by doing the P.M. SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) You have planned certain work that is important on this free day, so be sure that those who have nothing to do, do not take you away from it. Follow advice of the wise. Do nothing to deter advancement. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 to Dec. 21) Forget the frivolous right now and get busy with whatever will bring in more income or make your home more valuable. You and your mate want to keep promises made. Show that you can be depended upon. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 20) Talk over policy matters with associates, also how to straighten out problems with the opposition. B« more discreet with the public in general. You will have far more success with them. AQUARIUS (Jan. 21 to Feb. By EDDY GILMORE LONDON (AP) - Eighteen- year-old Prince Charles is subduing the persistent comment that Britain's royal family is uninterested in the arts. It was seldom bruited about publicly, but often — usually in arty, arty circles — one heard such acid remarks as: "Music? Why, my dear, the queen's favorite music is Housewives Choice." Housewives Choice is a morn- ELEVATED ROADWAYS carrying through traffic under and through buildings may be included in future cities. Artist's drawing here shows New York's proposed Mid- Manhattan Crosstown Expressway, with buildings above and local traffic and pedestrians moving below. I MANILA'NEWS iiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiliiiiMiiiiii»iBi«iiil»i«ii'' niiiiiiininiiiiiiiiniinin M - DAVIDSON dent in the pile, which will be nspiring just the same. Please allies. Forget foolish fun that las no substance. PISCES (Feb. 20 to Mar. 20) If you relax you can realize ;hat pleasure you desire to have, jut being forceful only brings opposition. Do not be extravagant. What you go after may not be worth the paper it is written on. IF YOUR CHILD IS BORN TODAY ... he, or she, will be one of those fascinating people who intuitively knows what otSi- ers desire as well as what it is ;hat is disturbing them. He, or she, would do well in,sales vork or in the field of psychology, psychiatry, or family counseling. Take care your progeny does not stir things up when young just to test his, or her, ability to get things straightened out. Send to private college. ters of communication concerning the annual conference to be held in Fayetteville and the spring meeting in Osceola. The group voted to serve the annual May breakfast Wednesday, May 3. The meeting was dismissed with prayer by Mrs. Albert Scott. Mrs. Ruth Smith served as hostess. She was assisted b y Madge Brown. They served re- frehments of cake and coffee. Wayde Robertson of Manila won top honors in the Northeast Arkansas Science Fair which was held Monday and Tuesday on the campus of Arkansas State University. He won in the senior botany division with his exhibit and he also won the Navy Cruiser Award, presented to him by Julian James, finance chairman of the fair. Other Manila winners were Ray Lee Ashabranner, second place in senior botany. Senior zoology winners were Johnny Adkins, second; chemistry, Allen McCullough, second; physics winner was Arthur Peyton; third place and honorable mention went to Benny Murray. Suzanne Branum placed third in the medical science division. Juniors winning honors were Gary Eye, first place in physics; Ronnie Crain, third place Hal Boyle in math and Craig Costner, honorable mention in zoology. Other major award winners were Gary Eye, who was presented a set of World Book En- cyclopaedia by Dr. Eugene Whittaker, a member of the science fair committee; Johnny Adkins, who received an Army certificate of recognition and Wayne Robertson who won first place for his research paper in senior biological science. He was also elected president of the Northeast Arkansas Junior Academy of Science with Allen MeCultoHgh as vice president. ing radio feature *f British Broadcasting Corp. "Painting? Why, my dear, they're no more interested in serious painting than I am in comic strips." "Literature? Why, my dear chap, everyone knows their interest goes no deeper than James Bond." Now Prince Charles' talents have stopped some of this talk. In public within the last few months he has sung, acted, played the trumpet and knocked off a bit of Mozart and Schumann and Benjamin Britten on the viola. A music master says he possesses perfect pitch. Prince Charles started slowly, first by mastering the drums, the bagpipe and then the electric guitar, even to the point of performing with a pop group at the palace. Then at Gordonstoun School in Scotland he played Macbeth, sang in a performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Pirates of Penzance," became accomplished on the viola and said that he is fascinated by Shakespeare. As to the rumors that the roy- al family I> uninterested in culture — persons who know them well dismiss the rumors as wild exaggerations, but admit there may be a germ of truth in the gossip. The queen inherited one of the greatest art collections and can talk with interest and considerable knowledge about old masters. But, aside from her family and her job her main interest is in horses. Prince Philip's mind is scientific and mechanical. When it comes to the theater, the royal ladies are most often seen at cemedies and farces. Today In History By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Today is Friday, April 14, the 104th day of 1967. There are 261 days left In the year. Today's highlight in history: On this date in 1865, actor John Wilkes Booth shot Presi. dent Abraham Lincoln. On this date: In 1890, delegates to th« Washington Conference of American States created what was to become the Pan American Union. In 1912, the luxury liner Titanic struck an iceberg in tha north Atlantic and sank, taking the lives of at least 1,300 passengers and crewmen. In 1931, King Alfonso of Spain went into exile and the Spanish republic was proclaimed. 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