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8 Golesburg Register-Moil, Golesburg,, III, Tuesday, Aug 6 f 1963 nnounce The engagement arid approaching marriage of Miss Sharon Louise Rissing to Edgar Dayton Butterfield is announced today by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Ris: ging, 1163 Willard St. Mr. Butter' field is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Carrol Butterfield of Abingdon. Miss Rissing is a senior at | Western Illinois University and ! her fiance will teach at North; western High School in Sciota in ;ihc fall. \ A Decefnber wedding is plan! ncd. Miss Sharon Rissing Polly's Pointers . . . By POLLY CRAMER ;. DEAR POLLY-I have found 1 that a small steel knitting needle is better than a knife to loosen a cake baked in a tube pan. The needle slips around the rim and the center tube without tearing the cake edge.—A.M.H. GIRLS—A No. 1 steel nce- * die really does the trick.— f POLLY * DEAR POLLY—An old nylon 'stocking stuffed with several * cleansing tissues makes an excellent dustcloth. The number of tissues you use will make the dust*cloth any size you wish. After *dusting, remove the tissues, wash ^the stocking and let it dry and it *is ready for further use. The ny- CLUB CARD PARTIES ' LAKE BRACKEN J Eleven tables were at play •'Monday evening when the Couples •Mixed Bridge group of Knox !,County Country Club met in the *Lake Bracken clubhouse. £ Women's prizes for high scores ?were won by Mrs. Douglas Tracy s*and Mrs. Richard Harvey. Winding the men's prizes were Carl JStoerzbach and Russ Cunningham. Special prizes were won by >Mrs. Ralph Britt and Henry 'Miles. J Host and hostess for the evening were Mr. and Mrs. L. H. «Dyer. Mr. and Mrs. E.. C. Goehrig .twill be hosts for next week's play. LOOK NO FURTHER WEBER'S Prints Wedding Invitations Napkins and Matches. WEBER'S GIFT SHOP 149 East Main Ion seems to catch and hold the dust.—G. C. DEAR POLLY-Ever think of licking the envelope rather than the stamp? Try it next time you mail a letter and you will not have the taste of glue on your tongue. Rubber stair treads come in handy for all sorts of things. Tacked to wooden swing seats they provide a dandy non-skid surface, prevent splinters and dry off easily after a rain. Before you drive a picture hook in a papered wall, cut a V-shaped dart in the paper and gently peel it back. Then if at any time you decide to remove the hook, you can paste the paper back and the hole will not show.—MRS. R.L.R. DEAR POLLY—Spray your favorite cologne or perfume on tablet blotters. Place one blotter in your lingerie drawer and another with your sweaters. The scent will cling to the garments. An ice cream scoop which measures one-fourth cup is handy for dieters who must count calories.—MRS. P.M.W. DEAR POLLY—Small children lose pieces to games so easily. If a "mover" (a piece to show one person's place on the board) is lost, I find a golf tee turned upside down makes a wonderful substitute. They come in all colors, too.—H. G. GIRLS — Grownups could put this idea to good use, too. Children aren't the only ones who lose parts of games.— POLLY DEAR POLLY — If you put masking tape over the quarter round baseboard molding when you paint a wall you will keep paint from dripping on tacked- down carpeting. Also this tape is good for removing carpet fuzz and dust in the corners where broom and sweeper cannot reach. The tape peels off easily, taking the dirt with it.-MRS. R. G. H. News tot and About Women CorJti s. ummet Scltooi ..Share your favorite homecom ing ideas . . . send them to Polly in care of Galesburg Register FINAL CLEARANCE Ladies' Shoes Made by VITALITY, RISQUE, MANNEQUIN, TOWN & COUNTRY, HOLLYWOOD SCOOTER, SANDLER of BOSTON and ARPEGGIO Plenty of Shoes Suitable for Fall and School Wear. VALUES TO $14.95 Stride Rife 1 Lot of Values to 8.98 Piscontinued MISSES SHOES Mostly Sizes 8 to 3 $ 3.99 Bill Hinckley of near Galesburg has been attending the University of Wisconsin summer school at Madison and will continue as a junior there in the fall. He attended Knox College during his freshman and sophomore years. Linda Erlandson, 597 Fifer St., has been notified that she was named to the Dean's List at "North Park College, Chicago. The list is composed of students who have achieved a scholastic record of "B" or better for the third term. Cynthia Brown still has another week to go to complete her 8- week summer term at the University of Kentucky. Cynthia, who lives at 1591 N. Cherry St., will be in her senior year at Knox College when the semester opens. Rod and Dick Engman, 755 Locust St., have both had summer jobs. Rod completed his as crew foreman for DeKalb Co. a week ago and Dick is still working at Gale Ward Athletic Goods. When school opens Rod will be a junior at Knox and Dick, who spent fhe past year and a half at Southern Illinois' University, Carbondale, will transfer to State University of Iowa, where he will be classed as a senior. Attend Summer School Ann Weaver, 914 Brown Ave., returned Saturday from a 6 weeks summer term at Northwestern University, where she will be a senior this year. Her brother, Jerry, who will return to the University of Denver as a junior, has been attending University of Michigan summer school at Ann Arbor, Mich. Now working at Knox College during the Bell Telephone Conferences, Susan Strand, 1264 N. Kellogg St., who was a freshman last year at Beloit College, went to one term of Monmouth College's summer school earlier in the summer. Keith Stouffer, 1060 N. Semi nary St., has been doing relief work driving a truck for a local dairy this summer. He will return to MacMurray College in Jacksonville in September. ***** ^ c - >•> M A SSk -.'Mr** < a* • • ... ' * ' * < CORDUROY HAS GRADUATED from school onto the social scene for fall. For weekend cat walking, here is cinnamon, wide wale suit (left) worn with a white sateen cufflink blouse. A nice, easy look for museum visiting or a Sunday afternoon walk is this wide wale skimmy (center), with side tab belts and horizontal panel front. Perfect for the first party of the fall season is the old favorite A-line (right) in a new guise. The pinwale is all prettied up with the addition of imported ribbon trim. By HELEN HENNESSY NEW YORK (NEA) — When the school bell rings in September, corduroy will dutifully march back to the classroom. But with the aid of such designers as Scaasi, Bill Blass, Sophie and Bill Atkinson, who have created children's col­ lections for fall, it has been propelled into the front ranks as a dress-up fabric as well. One of the reasons for this is that "shape" is most important in children's clothes this year, and corduroy supplies the body required. "The Shape" is almost anything that doesn't have a nip­ ped in, clearly defined waistline. In dresses, this means A-lines, H-lines, skimmies and shifts, the Empire look and hip-touching overblouses. This time around, children will be dressed to look their age rather than miniatures of their elders. There is much simple elegance an their fashions, and as more and more top designers go into children's wear, fine touches are replacing gaudy gimmicks. For dressy wear, pinwale comes in for its share of the limelight in crisp berry reds and handsome pastels which have the feeling of Victorian elegance. The sportive look is represent­ ed, too, for the school set and is especially good in wide wale corduroy. And riding in on the crest of the sportive wave for youngsters are flat shoes with grown-up styling instead of the classic Mary Janes and hats that are styled to go farther afield than church on Sundays. A Living Legend... Madame Chiang Fights On About People And Places Susan Blake, 643 W. North St., attended the second of three weeklong art schools at Allerton House, University of Illinois conference center. Pupils attending will be high school juniors or seniors in September. Under a cooperative arrange ment between the Illinois State Federation of Women's Clubs and the U. of I. Division of University Extension, instructional program and facilities of the art schools are provided by the university; room-and-board scholarships for students by IFWC member organizations from whose communities they come, and general supervision and .chaperonage by the State Federation. Mail. You'll receive a bright, new silver dollar if Polly uses your ideas in Polly's Pointers. PAIR BOOTERY KNOX COUNTY DEMOCRATIC ICE CREAM SOCIAL WED., AUG, 7 Park Drive Dairy Whitesboro & Losey St$. Serving starts at 5:30 CAKE or PIE and ICE CREAM 25c Also Hot Dogs, Potato Salad and Baked Beans EDITOR'S NOTE: Madame Chiang, the Vassar-educated Chinese beauty who has become a legend in her lifetime, still lives on the island outpost of Formosa with her husband, the Generalissimo. What is her life like these days? An Associated Press writer visited her recently to make this report. By DORIS KLEIN TAIPEI, Formosa (AP) — Mme. Chiang Kai-shek ducks her head, smiles and asks, "Please, don't make me sound too stuffy." Minutes before, eyes flashing, a long, lacquered fingernail stabbing the air, she snapped her determination to drive the Communists from the China mainland- soon. Then she insists her visitor put down her pen and try some tea and Chinese cake — "I'm afraid it should be eaten warm." It is the old magic — that mixture of lash and lotus blossom which makes Mme. Chiang, at 65, an Asian legend, far from retirement. With her Generalissimo husband, she battled warlords, Japanese invaders and Communists for more than 35 years until the Communists banished their Nationalist forces from the mainland in 1949. For nearly 13 years, the Generalissimo and Mme. Chiang have reigned on this island outpost "not one-third as large as our smallest province." Suitcase Packed "I lived out of a suitcase on the mainland," says Mme. Chiang. "Here, • I stay in one place." But the suitcase is packed for the return trip. A fire blazes in the living room of Scholar's Grove, the Chiangs' small villa set beside a botanical garden in Taipei. The flames glint off the mother-of-pearl inlaid rosewood furniture, antiques which the Generalissimo shipped out before the Communists reached their home in Shanghai. Over the fireplace hangs a painting by Mme. Chiang, a new-found hobby. But it isn't painting Mme. Chiang wants to talk about. Chain-smoking mentholated cig- Madame Chiang arettes, she speaks what is on her mind: "Temporary failure does not mean eventual defeat. One must be ready for the next opportunity. "China is ready now for our return to the mainland. . . . "The Communists themselves have admitted more cases of subversion by the people than ever before. And there has been the famine. Hatred and famine and inhumanity are driving more people from the Communist mainland than ever before. "Even some of the Communist cadres are breaking up. They feel they have been deceived." No Big Revolt Still, Mme. Chiang admits, there have been no large scale revolts against the Communists. "They have nothing to • fight with," she says. "The Communists have taken away even brass sinks and metal work on windows and doors. They have nothing left but wooden clubs and bamboo sticks. . . "The United States, must realize that this is an internal Chinese problem. "Russia won't i come to the aid of the Chinese Communists. With the present conflict between (Chinese Communistileader) Mao Tze- Tung) and Khrushchev, Mao is afraid of Khrushchev. He feels Khrushchev is a deviationist. "I don't think that there would be a single Russian soldier — and no Russian, aid — provided the fighting does not extend to the areas adjacent to Russia. We will have to establish our selves in certain portions of the country as we go along. And drive the Communists back at the same time." She puts down her cigarette. The diamond circlets on her black brocade cheong san glint in the firelight. * She looks 20 years younger. When the Generalissimo and his troops evacuated to Formosa, Mme. Chiang was in the United States. She returned to join her husband. Her role today: "I still help my husband. "I speak my mind, but not publicly. I do not think it is right to speak my mind unless in doing so it helps a cause." Despite the drums of war, life is quieter on Formosa. Mme. Chiang took up painting five years ago. Childless in her 35-year marriage, she is active in the Hua Hsing orphanage. Her Chinese Women's Anti-aggression League started it for children whose parents were killed when the Nationalists evacuated the Tachen Islands in 1955 as the Communists closed in. Now a Carpenter "She's even taken up carpen- (Continued on page 9) 10 BARGAIN of the MONTH During AUGUST Only Hovt baby's firit »ho« beautifully broiutd with «vtry adorable icuff immortaliitd In solid metal . . . priceless heirlooms with a lotting thrill for Pad or Grandmother. EVERY STYLE REDUCED 25% Order NOW For Christmas... and Save B RON jf SHOE [PARENTS'! Sold ONLY in Retail Stores Oenuine fwaving fitly lfe « letter •^^imgjTjpu*^ • _ • ' ELSA MARIE HOSIERY SHOP 314 E. 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