The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on August 20, 1959 · Page 3
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas · Page 3

Publication:
Location:
Freeport, Texas
Issue Date:
Thursday, August 20, 1959
Page:
Page 3
Start Free Trial
Cancel

Smooport and BraaorH Connty, TMM. Thing.. AagMt», MJ» < I WOMEN I/' Edited By LeROY BYRD Angleton Brie/s ,By MARIE BETH JONES Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Johnson of Houston visited his parents. Mr. and Mrs. E. B. . Johnson of Freeport and her aunt, Miss Rosalie Brewer of Angleton, over the week-end. He has been attending summer school at the University of Houston and she is employed as an X-ray technologist and assistant instructor at M. D. Anderson Hospital in Houston. Chief Deputy Bob Elder is missing from the Sheriff's Office this week, while he and his wife Bernice and their two sons visit relatives in the Shreveport, La. area. Recent guests of Mr. andMrs E. T. Jones were his sisterand husband, Mr. and Mrs. David Morgan of Jacksonville. Mrs Morgan has been a patient in a Houston hospital for severe Weeks. Mrs. Guy Purnell is a patie I In a Houston hospital, and is reported seriously ill. Our best wishes go to her for a speedy recovery. Dr. and Mrs. J. S. Montgomery Jr. are visiting In Guatemala, where they aretheguests /of Dr. andMrs. CharlesM.Kel- so and family. The Montgom- t eiysareplannlngastopinMex- Ico City on their way home. De Kelso is the former Angletoi Superintendent of Schools. The Rey.andMrs, John L.She- Shorthand Classes Are Sponsored By Local Secretaries The shorthand course being sponsored by the National Secretaries Association, Brazoria County Chapter, was held Monday night in the Lake Jackson office of Brazosport Savings And Loan Association. Elizabeth Stephens and Lorii , Collins are the educational committee chairmen for the The classes, that include both beginners and Advanced shorthand are open to anyone in the irea interested in participating. Lessons are 50 • cents each and persons attending must furnish their own text book and tablet, The association urges all girls who are Interested to start the oourse now as they can still get in on the first of the lessons. tn °" werc vacationing f tow ". recently, with a Houston minister taking over the two Sunday German Teens Adopt Jive, Rock 'n'Roll; Pony Tails, Fan Clubs By JOHN A. CAtLC'OtT United From International FRANKFORT, German;' (UPl) — The children of post-Hitler Germany have their own "New Order" — JIvei rock W roll and pony tails. .. West Germany's six million teen-ager* don't know too much about Hitler and, survey* have shown, aren't particularly Interested in him or what lie did to their country. eks v. and a who were spendinu th*ir vacation in North Tern? r Church Men Plan Annual Barbecue At Lake Saturday The Christian Mens Fellowship of Lake Jackson First Christian Church will hold their annual barbecue Saturday at the picnic grounds at Lake Jackson. Serving will be from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Barbecue with all the trimmings will be served. Tickets, which sell for $1.25 for adults and 75 cents for children, may be bought at the grounds. There will be games for the children and In case of rain serving will be in he pavilion! Pete Weaver, publicity chairman, has announced. Funds from the barbecue will JP used by the men for their fellowship work in the Lake ackson area. The public is nvlted to attend. Fancy Potato Salad NEW YORK 'UPl I — Herbert potato salad Is n one-dish menl lesicncd (o please all nppctites. finlite until tender lij CUIK ot sliced fresh mushrooms In 2 tn- pwiu of stiliul or olive oil. Cool sli«htly. Combine nmsli- ooms with !'» teaspoon of in- -.lajit mlnrcd narllc. 4 tablespoons [n-sli lemon Juice, 2 table- innnu lit Instant minced onion, teaspoon of suit and ?» Ifu- linnn of ground black pepper. Let t.'ind until ruld. Combine 2 nips of cooked sllc- •d potatoes.. "< cup of shredded aviots, >i cup qf chopped celery im| 3 .imps of lobster chunks, 'mir mushroom mixture over bis and marllnle f.ir 1 hovir. Serves 4. Tha goose a'tep hag given wav to Jnra . Hitler youth clubs have been replaced by James Dean fan fif b l'. We!t . acrm «n teens still think (here's something about a soldier, but not Erwln Rommel or tr'l V °." Runslct "' Their soldier boy Is Elvis Presley. Hitler frowned on cosmetics, but modern German teen-age girls display painted, pouting lips and sport Brlgllte Bnrdot hair styles. Their boy friends model themselves -in the adolescent beatnik manner first popularized by the late James Dean. Teen-ager* In West Germany spent! nearly $2.4 billion a year a fourth of It on clothes, candy and drink — b«th beer and pop. The era ot the teen-ager it as mnrked In West Germany as In the United States, England, Ja- pnn and Prance. Two million — nr one out of every three — West German teen-agers own a motorcycle. Every 14th drives his or her own automobile. liecord Industry officials report 60 nor cent of their annual production of 56 million disks hi bought by teen-agers. An art-conscious West Berlin film executive complained recently. "If I produce a film that doesn't fit In with the teen-use outlook, lit a Jo.« three times out of four." Naturally, they speak ttwir own language. Samples: "Factory new" (girl without boyfriend); "open a barrel" (give a parly); "flat tire" <Jlop); "upper tooth" (nice girl) and "lower tooth" (unpleasant girl). West Germany's adult* admit as much Ignorance of their teenagers as do parents elsewhere They cannot understand why 15- year-old Cornelia Froboess' recording of the "Hula-Hoop Song- has sold more than a million records despite the end of the hula- hoop craze. Steelwsrkers at Essen. stoHd brewers at Munich, bureaucrat* at Bonn and refugee welfare workers In West Berlin admit • total disinterest In 20-year-old Peter Kraus who moves his Ger-, manic pelvis like the real Elvis. Most German males of any agi howevrr, ar« willing to watch Heidi Bruhl. a 17-yrar-oW film actress who has an attraction unseen on German screens since the heydey of Marlene Dietrich. Heidi Is very "upper tooth." Bucking Bronco Statue Included In Queen's Gifts By MARGARET SAVILLB United Press International LONDON (UPl) -Just what Is a queen supposed to do with a large statue of a bucking bronco a caribou jacket, a spear, fishing flies and 20 walMng st- Wel], If you don't know, neither does Queen Elizabeth. But these were among the many presents shipped hometoBuck- ingliam Palace from her45-day Canadian tour. . Prince Philip got some weir- dies too, but also some useful presents. Polo sticks, for instance, which can go tato hfs stable paraphernalia, tobeused later. And a motorboat for mooring on the loch near the royal holiday home, Palmoral Castle. Every tuna the Queen «xs touring she receives boatloads of gifts from admirers, loyal subjects, her hosts, little boys who ve carved up the dandiest little knick-knacks, and little girls who've strung the prettiest beads. Wliat luppens to It all? Some of the gifts, of course, do get used But by far the majority wind up in storage. And that's another problem. Some of the Queen's wedding presents of 12 years ago are still in crates stored in a disused garden pavilion inthegro- inds of Windsor Castle The pavilion was recently cleared out for Just that purpose. Included in this collection are elaborate pieces of furniture and outsized ornamentsforwhichno suitable house-room has ever been found. Still In storage, too, areband- some 'coronation gifts which " 1SS . VAHNETTE HAYWAHD'S engagement and ap- Proachlng marriage lo George Edward Hae !. announced br her par.nl., Mr. and Mr.. Van Hayward of Beaumont. The prospective groom il the .on of Mr. and Mr.. G. O ?^.»%ia^ifts^%»«- - Jier fiance are .tudenl. at Norih Texa. »h. U. S. A'tmy? D9nf ° ni *" "" S " V « d lh " 9 »"' in Make Plans Now To Have Crisp, Juicy Watermelon Next Winter The Sauce Makes The Pizza Sally Ann Snylor Is the undisputed queen of her pizza lovin' crowd, bhe prefers the traditional yeast dough, but that takes time Whan the hour is late, aha builds individual pizzas on split muffins or use* a biscuit mix, made stiff and kneaded satin-smooth. Sho makea do with whatever cheese ia handy, and ia not particular about the sausage because she knows the SAUCE makes the pizza. She can* sauce (m lota summer when (ocnatoe* are cheap) «• that M tin only way she can hove a sauce seasoned her way" Srtjr Aort Plua SWM» 4 quurts chopped tomatoea 1 dove garlic * Jargo onpn i teaspoon oregano 1 twcct red peppoc , % teaspoon baail 1 unall hot pepper 2 teaspoons ult Wash, scald, skin, cote, chop, and measure tomatoes. Pfcel onion. Discardpppiwr seed. Finely chop onions, pepper, and garlic. Mix all ingnyuents and cook until thick. Pour sauce into jar. Put dome . °f s)ar - : sc - ro l? ^? nd tight p «x»» Pta- 30 min, IVipto. 36 mi*.. V3. 45 nun. in boiling-water bath canner DOUBLE KNEE WESTERN JEANS 13% TOUGHER THAN ORDINARY JEANS... BROWN'S DEPARTMENT STORE «W KM* Vufc Are. uw-em mTttn* m AU YIW VttlUUS KM For Miyt ft* c«* i The gift-giylng 13 almost enough to rum theOjTeea against such simple duties as tree planting. Because for each planting there Is a gold or saver trowel used, which bf course Is presented to her.. Npone das counted Low many-"ffiiyb*" on iiand. Prince Philip has helped solve some facets of the problem by sending large collections of the gifts "on tour" td be publicly exhibited, usually for the benefit of various charities. Other articles are sent off on ["permanent loan" to suitable inuseuins and art galleries in 'London and provincial cities. Some things simply have to be thrown out or given away. The Queen decides and she is always extremely careful to advise the donors first so as not to hurt tlieir feelings,"said a Buckingham Palace official. Linen, clothing, domestic accessories and such will be sent to the Ked Cross and Women's Voluntary Service for Iwspitals dr to persons in need. The toys heaped upon the prince and princess a re regularly sorted out and those fur which the royal..diildren have grown too old are sent off tocluritable institutions and orpliauges. The one tiling that the Queen never gives away is jewelry. She regards this as becoming part of the heirloom state jewel collection, to be Iianded on to tne other royal ladies down the years. .**»«• "Isp. Juicy watermelon In the winter? Yes, If you make your plans now. This is the time to de ttrmine how. much' watermelon you will need for next winter's surprise desserts. Why now? Becausealargtsper- £m!" 8e of the average three Billion pounds of watermelon produced in the United States Is marketed each year during August, according to the Agricultural Marketing Service.- How can » supply of fresl watermelon be kept until winter? This problem is easily solved with a home freezer or space in the neighborhood locker plant. Freezing Is one of the simplest and least time-consuming ways to preserve any food at home. If. packaged and prepared properly watermelon will the natural colqr. fresh * mid-summer watermelon feast. Firm-fleshed, well-colored ripe melons should be selected for freezing. After cutting the cold melon In half, remove the .seeds and peel b«fore cutting Into slices, cubes or balls Pack, the pieces Into water- vapor-proof glass, metal or rigid plastic containers and cover with a cold 30 percent sine solution. .This solution is easUy made by dissolving two cups of sugar in four cups of cold water for every five cups, sirup needed, Leave a 3/4-inch airspace for T. C. Brimages Return From Hawaiian Holiday Mr. and Mrs. Talbert C, Brimage of Jones Creek returned last week from a seven- day expense-paid trip to Hawaii. The trip was an award for salesmanship ability. The couple flew from Houston to Los Angeles by Pan American, on Aug. 5, staying overnight at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. They completed their journey the following day on a special chartered] flight. i While in Honolulu the Brim-1 ages stayed at the Hawaiian Village Hotel. They returned to Houston Aug. IS. every pint in the container and place in the coldest part of the freezer. . When serving, thaw only the amount needed immediately before eating. Leave the chunks crispy with Ice toimprove the texture. Temple Baptist Youth Form New Organization Young people of Clute Tem-i pie Baptist Church recently! formed an organization for! those persons from 15 through \ 25 years of age. i Officers have been elected) and a constitution and by-j wMn _the t ,greup t] Many Colleges Encourage Bicycles For Campus Use Getting that freshman-to-be off to college is a job which occupies many parental minds during the summer. What clothing will be needed —how about spending money-'where will the aew itulffint live —how about the;.laundry problem--and will fledgling eat properly after lifting the nest -are the thoughts most often in the family's mind. And one of the big questions is~how about transportation? Can the family budget afford a puddlejumper for the new collegian? • . The answer to that last question is that cars are no longer a status symbol and are rapidly becoming passe on many campuses. Limited parking, king- sized traffic jams and indifferent scholastic performances by car owners are combining to move colleges and universities to ban cars to undergraduates. Schools forbidding cars include Skidmore,, Smith, Southern Illinois University, Central Michigan College and Knox College. Others prohibit the use of cars between classes, meaning that students may be forced to walk the width of a sprawling campus, unless they have a bike, while still other report that car restrictions are anticipated for undergraduate students in the not-so-distant future. Two-wheelers are preferred by many colleges and universities, particularly those with a certain amount of rustic charm, . where streets and lanes were not designed for modern traffic loads. ' ' Many colleges, in fact, encourage the use of bikes on the campus, and have done so for many years School authorises are enthusiastic about student useof bikes because they help the student obtain a generous share of the exercise necessary for well- rounded growth and maximum classroom performance. Indifferent classroom performance among car owners is another reason educators are Interested in restricting campus use of cars. A recent study made in Idaho showed that not a singlestraight-A student owned a car; only 15 percent of B students owned automobiles! 41 percent of C students were drivers, as were 71 percent of the D students. Some 83 percent of the failures were car owners. - ' Students enjoy bike riding in schools where bikes are accented. They know it provides exercise essential to maximum mental effort. And two-wheelers provide no problem in garaging or licensing, and maintenance is rapid, slmpleand inexpensive if an infrequent mechanical failure is experienced. Wardrobe Magic Begins With You, Not Clothes ... Officers are Bob Little, presi dent; Walter Watts, vice president; Frances Creekmore, secretary treasurer;; Larry Crane, program chairman; Jerry Horton, song leader; Nancy Evans, pianist and publicity chairman; Marian Coleman, enlistment chairman;' and Cecile Biggs, organist and refreshment chairman. Both recreational and devotional programs are planned by : .he young people. This includes,! Tilms, sing-songs, and guest 1 1 speakers. I They invite other young peo- >\ >le of the area to join them in their organization. Exer - Slim For Beauty and Health COIN OPERATED Exclusively for Brairoria County Home Owned £ Operated 3 LOCATIONS 1114 Hwy. 288 No. Freeport 206 That Way, take Jackson * 'S Anfleton begin? "~ " • } ~-'" i & c Surprisingly enough, not with your wardrobe, but with YOU Rate yourself with your grooming, if you're beatuifully groomed, every item of clo- tlung you wear takes on more glamour. Posture: Shoulders up, tummy in—and "stand tall!" Walk: For the siren part in the class play, the swing-and- sway is 0. K. But nowhere else, please! Here's a simple trick: pretend you're with the boy-you'd-most-like - to -date, entering the ballroom-you'd- most-like-to-enter. Now WALK with him! Figure: Serious underweight or overweight problems are medical affairs. Butchaseaway those bulges with calorie counting and exercise. Special note: A girdle and bra are "musts" to make the lines of vour clothes look better. Mate-up; Accent, yes, but easy does It! Leave the heavy make-up to the oldestcrs. As a special present, askforavisit to a "beauty consultant." They're delighted to help you look prettier. But "face" is more important than "point." It's your greeting card; and greetings start with a radiant smile. Hair: Experiment with styling; soft hairdos for thin faces, bouffant (not droopy!) bangs' for high foreheads. Steerclear of tight curls,.too-long hair or any extreme that's out of fashion—and unglamorous. And pin curls are out of place everywhere, except In the privacy of your bedroom. Remember—never leave the house expecting to see "noonelknow." You will everytime. Last, always haveallofyour— iair, nails, skin—clean, fresh and lovely. But always. Then •ou'll be truly glamorous. fIRSr OUAIIIY! Misses Cotton JAMAICA SHORTS Misses Midcalf SLACKS ONE DOLLAR NEVER LOOKS 0 BIG AS IT WILL FRIDAY 9:30 AM AT PENNEY'S FINAL SUMMER CLEAN UP Reduced To * Misses Solids — Plaids — Checks. 00 00 SPORT TOPS Misses Sleeveless BLOUSES Reduced To L For I For I 00 Reduced To O 100 Womens And Childrens UTRILON SANDALS Out Lasts All Other Foot Wear 1 00 SPECIAL DISASTER] 1SCOUNT LOOK AT TNiSI PAYMENTS The loans listed on the left include. insurance that pay your payments in case of sickness and pay the full balance in case of death. jjlli'S AMKSAGLPlpWtTAKCE FROM AWED FINANCE- . come anyway-we re ia business-remember Allied for the disaster Allied Finance Company Womens Higher Priced BATHING SUITS 15 Womens BEMBERG DRESSES 30 Girls Summer DRESSES ••—- • Toddlers Boys SPORT SHIRTS Large Selection Girls JAMAICA SHORTS Girls Summer BLOUSES Boys Gingham Plaid SPORT SHIRTS 200 Mens Better SPORT SHIRTS Mens Short Sleeve CHAMBRAY SHIRTS Reduced To Reduced To Reduced To Reduced To Z For Reduced To Reduced To Reduced To Reduced To Reduced To r 100 100 2 100 For I 100 100 100 r 100 1415 HIGHWAY 2M PHONE I FIEEFOtT, TEXAS Entire Stock Mens Lightweight Automatic Wash 'N Wear REDUCED TO **.uuu.inuu«s »» cu>u JL1 WCcU ^^^^ SLACKS 3 A Larze SplMitinn nt DpnYKtvrt iwf* ^^^^^^ 99 ilZEg Large Selection of • Patterns & Colon REDUCED .TO • Fn« Alterations 30 To '

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,100+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free