Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on September 7, 1963 · Page 4
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Your Problems — by Ann Landers — DEAR ANN LANDERS: Last October my mother-in-law died of cancer. She was sick for five years and there were heavy nictlical expenses. When she died my father-in-law announced that he didn't have enough money to pay for the funeral. The four children felt it was their responsibility to help so we all took out loans and have been paying on those loans ever since. Thre c months after his wife w a s buried my father-in-law bought a new car (there was nothing wrong with the car he had). Last month he took a pleasure trip. Every one of the four children is-married and has his own family obligations. We think it is wrong that we should be stuck with the funeral bill, which, rightfully, the husband of the deceased should be paying. No one has the courage to say a word to him and I am burned up. I wish you would print this letter in the paper and comment, — EDITH Derr Edith: It's odd that one mother can raise four children, but that four children can't bury one mother. Five years of cancer can be mighty expensive. It may well be that since your father-in-law is free of those terrible medical bills hu has a little extra money around for the first time in ages. In my book you're way oiul of line. * * * DEAR ANN LANDERS: Maybe you will figure this letter is too foolish to print but it is important to us kids, so please give il a second look. There is one girl in our crowd (we are all 14 and 15) who is really a good kid. But she has a habit of laughing very loud at just about anything that is said. Some of the things she laughs at aren't the least bit funny. When she talks, she laughs at the end of almost every sentence. Why does she do this? I mentioned it to my mother and she says one of her friends does the same thing. She can't figure it out either. Can you? — THE QUESTIONER Page 6 Garden City Telegram Saturday, September 7, 1963 Dear Questioner: Sometimes people laugh because they are seJf-consciou s laughter releases tension. In the case of your friend, and probably your mother's friend, too, the laughter may not have anything to do with humor. Once you understand this it makes "senseless" laughter easier to tolerate. * * * DEAR ANN LANDERS: I'm a girl 18 who graduated from high school last spring. My father will send me to the local teacher's college if I want to go. I can't make up my mind. Please help. I started to go with this fellow five months ago. He is 20, and has three small children. H i s wife died last year. He's a very nice person and we get along well together, but I don't know if I am able to be a mother to his three children. They are all spoiled because their grandparents have catered to their every whim since their mother died. To be honest, I think I'd have my hands full. My parents have not tried to influence ine one way or the other. I think I am writing to you because I want you to tell me, "DON'T MARRY HIM." What does this sound like to you? — DON'T KNOW MY OWN MIND Dear Don't Know: "DON'T MARRY HIM." This is indeed what you want to hoar, so I am telling you. Your lack of enthusiasm is pretty obvious and the questions you raise are valid ones. If you wish to continue to see this man, along with others, I sec no reason why you should not. But marriage at this time — no. Ann Lande r s will b c glad to help yau with your problems. Send them to her in care of the Garden City Telegram enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope. Wedding Bells Ring at Syracuse Christian for Tribune Couple 'FISTS OF HARMONY" IS AN OLD NAME FOR HANDSHAKES- THROCKMORTON. YOU SEEM A BIT BRITTLE TODAY! You'll find warm courteous service at John's Furniture. Answer—FALSE—Chinese secret societies formed at the end of the 19th century. Wedding bells rang Saturday afternoon Aug. 31 in the Syracuse Christian Church for Betty Berneice Watson .and William E. flam arm. Nuptial vows were pledged before the Rev. Bob Osborn of the Christian Church of Syracuse and numerous relatives a nd friends. The church was decorated with two baskets of yellow gladioli, candelabra tied with yellow satin bows, yellow satin bows on tha pews and a spray bouquet of yellow gladioli in the baptistry window. Traditional wedding marches were played by Mrs. D u a n e Schneider, organist, who also accompanied Maurice Foster as he sang "Always" and "I Love You Truly." Parents of the couple are Mr, and Mrs. Marvin Watson, and Mr. and Mrs. Hans Hamann, all of Tribune. Mr. Watson gave his daughter in marriage. Her informal wedding dress was created of nylon chiffon over chiffon taffeta in a sheath style with scoop neckline and cap sleeves. It wa s enhanced with a full-overskirt of chiffon tied with a large side bow. Her shoulder length French illusion scalloped double veil was held by a wedding ring headdress. She carried a colonial bouquet of yellow carnations and white tulle with white streamers. Attending the bride as maid of honor was Joy Watson, Tribune. She wore a pastel yellow chiffon frock over taffeta. She wore an eye-level veil attached to a pillbox hat and carried a smal col onial bouquet of white carnations edged with yellow tulle and streamers. Carla Hamann, Tribune, was flower girl. Her dress was styled of white brocade satin and a white ribbon adorned her hair. Tracy Kay Foster, Tribune Carried the rings. Taper lighters were Mitchell Watson and Mark Foster. Attending the bridegroom as best man was William Davidson, Tribune. Serving as 'Ushers were Duane Schneider and Neal Kinlund while the junior ushers were Mitchell Watson and Mark Foster, all of Tribune. The reception was given in the Christian Church basement at Syracuse. An ornate tiered wedding cake decorated with wedd-j ing bells entered the white satin and net covered reception table. Mrs. Ted L. Shaver, Wild Horse, MRS. WILLIAM E. HAMANN Betty Berneice Watson Wren Photo Colo., aunt of the bride, baked and decorated the cake. Assistants at the reeption were Mrs. EJdon Elder, Syracuse; Mrs. Maurice Foster and Mrs. Clarence Sawyer, both of Tribune. Pouring punch and coffee were the Misses Carol Deffenbaugh and Barbara Stephen, both of Tribune. Serving cake was Mrs. Robert Fulton, Deerfield. Attending the gift table were "the Misses Gayle and Connie Shaver, Wild Horse, Colo.; and Linda Chaloupek, Longdale, Okla. Presiding at the guest 'book was Miss Leslie Watson, Sublette. The newlyweds are at home In Hays after a week in Colorado. The bride is a 1963 graduate of Greeley County High School, Tribune. The bridegroom has attended Kansas State University, Manhattan, and Fort Hays State, Hays. He will, be a graduate student at Hays. 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