The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on November 23, 1975 · Page 24
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fttft PACT* , TKXAt JUNOAY, NOVIMHR M, tt* P*«» SPEAKING Dec. 3 in the Alvin High School Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. will be Dave WiUserson, well-known author of "The Cross and the Switchblade." David Wilkerson to speak in Alvin DAVE WILKERSON, well-known author of "The Cross and the Switchblade" and commonly referred to as the "Gang Preacher," will be speaking in the Alvin High School Auditorium on Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m. There is no admission fee and the public is invited to attend. Wiikerson is known for his work among drug addicts and gang members in the New York ghettos. His book, published in 1962, has sold over 10 million copies, has been translated into 32 languages and was made into a feature-length movie in 1970 with Pat Boone playing the part of Wilkerson, He is the founder of New York Teen Challenge, a drug addiction rehabilitation program claiming a n per ctnt cure rate among heroin users completing its program. In addition to his duties in New York, Wilkerson travels around the world and speaks to an average of 3,000 5o Ju.uoO teens each week concerning drugs. sex, rebellion, loneliness and fear Providing special music for the evening will be Dallas Holm, a former member of a rock group and regular soloist for the Wilkerson crusades. Wedding s/fe changed Mr. and Mrs. George Price wish to announce that the site of the Nov. 27 wedding of their daughter, Loretta, has been changed to the Bethel Baptist Church, 401 S. Ave. H in Freeport, It had been scheduled to take place at the Calvary Baptist Church of Freeport which is being remodeled. The wedding will still take place at 6 p.m. Precious spices preserved food before refrigeration Spice is the variety of life — in today's world of food, but in days gone by they Served a more basic purpose, according to Frederica E. Se; lan, County Extension Agent- Home Economics. Briefly tracing the history of spices can help us understand their use today, and it's fun, she added. Spices have been used for centuries to extend man's food reserve. In 149$, Vasco de Gama sailed two ships 24,000 miles in a round trip from Portugal to India and brought back spices and other products worth 60 times the cost of the voyage. Spices are valuable because they help stretch inadequate food supplies. For that reason, during the Middle Ages a pound of ginger was worth a sheep, and a pound of mace, three sheep or half a cow. Pepper, most valuable as a preservative, was counted out in individual peppercorns — a sack of pepper was said to be worth a man's life. Some spices disguised the flavor of spoiled food, but others were preservatives that helped keep meat for a year or more without refrigeration. Cloves, for example, contain the chemical eugenol that inhibits the growth of bacteria. In fact, this a still used to preserve Virginia ham. When they had no spices, people often went hungry because they couldn't store enough food to carry them through the winter. .S.td to kjy. | rom*« from th word K!*d, nt« urij »,i«l u S.i»«n ftill t/r June H»l/itld owner of C'tumetk C'orntr & Kmplojct ' Brail. Civiu j 4««uiuimUvJ) of *kifl tart tw Brruk« SluHtuH We offer sJuUed Facility '". "jr • KROQINWIUM CLOtID THANKSOIVINO DAY I'.S. (1HADK A RIVKRSIDK OR ARMOUR TURKEYS 'U.S. GRADE A YOUNG TOMS, 18 LBS. & UP ARMOUR KIN TURKEYS 10 TO 14 LB SIZE LB. 5|V *"i' : US. CHOICE BEEF CHUCK ROAST BLADE CUT 18 LB. US CWAOt A 10 TO >« tB Mf»rS Wishbone Turkeys ta69c iO* US. OKAOt A WISHBONE TURK ITS TOMS IS LBS. & UP 18 67 us. BUTTtRBAU. TURKEY tO UML ft U* T9« Hen Turkeys^ 0 Ml "u,79c f*no( or rut f AMM 4 <o * i« AVO "N Chicken Hens u«69c Fryer Breasts "*" lyl ;V98c Baking Chickens L« 69c «UO«10 Eckrich Sausage i«$1.59 Smoked Turkeys m.$l,29 US QflAOt A «'HVWO<«U % J IB Prebasted Turkeys i* 89c u *i iim,;>i A iMifinci'M' ti ro /« IB wjf Pre-Basted Turkeys i. 75c •«or «to O«M>MI •BO*** w uftvi Swift Links ~°o 99c Hot Dogs iv.-,>*)O*it Hen Turkeys™ 0 u l " m 77c Beef Wieners wnff SHOW* »• UttVt Sausage Patties ^o°' 89c i r» l o*$ 1.2.9 ^ 99c BUCKET OF CHICKEN MIXED PORTION WATER ADDED SMOKED FRYER HAMS PARTS UJ.CHOtCE»tfF CHUCK DftUUSTKX *THtOK TOOfTtMK - ;i ' : MMUHMI A A CHUCK _ *«vi«i«WL $|19 AM. WIINIH* 68 Prepared Foods Depf. RKEY DINNER $| 9 9s STIAK 7-BOH8 CUT TURKIY NIMDOTM. •ONILIC* HAM ONLY INCLUDES * 1 BAKED STUFFED (GRADE A) TURKEY * 1 LB. EXTRA DRESSING ' I LB . 14 O2, GIBLET GRAVY * 1 LB. CRANBERRY SAUCE i»J WX1K WRIVK *S.$T D VAHU fltS StHVt H VAVt OSCAH MAVfH Mt*T OK KROGER SELECT YOUNO BEIF FAMILY PAK US. CHOICE BEEF T-Bone Steaks ^ $1.59 Chuck Roast KROGER SELECT YOUNG BEEF SELECT YOUNG BEEF, ft r«. fc ,,» rwi Crown Roasts u> 79c Sirloin Steak LB $ 1.29 jj ee f Bologna ^ 00/ $ 1 19 BaV's Ham« KROGER SELECT YOUNG BEEF FAAMLY PAK US CHOICE BIEF «T*MfHMrt tin i.*tM HIB ** ^ ••' M ^' VIIUIII3 Round Steaks ^$1.39 Rib Roast WATtN AOOtO nttOlC 89c Lunchmeats ^$1.19 Smoked Ham KALVIt ?UU y COXMIO 4IH4STH HIB n$1.79 L.$1.39 L.$2.59 COUMTNV met Beef Brisket LB 49c Bologna KROGER SELECT YOUNG BEEF WHOLE U.S. CHOICE BEEF BONELESS STEAK Boneless Brisket VB$ 1.49 Top Round «. $1.99 FRESH ARMOUR MIRACURE Oysters ^$1.19 Sliced Bacon Ground Round « $ 1.29 Canned Ham &• $5.95 IB. /VC COUNTRY STYLt SLAB RLMW PO1TION *»ATIM AOCMQ « $1.48 Smoked Hams i..$1.19 PKG $1 .69 FHESH 2 IBS. OH MORE HICKORY SMOKED Pork Steaks t»$1.39 Rath Bacon ^$1.39 GENUINE KWICK KHIW Calves Liver su< S,°68c Sliced Bacon So°'-$1.28 SNO-BAU CAULiriowm ?9« LOUISIANA OOLDIN JUMBO CILERY JUMBO SIX! NOT THIS PI BIGGEST FRESHEST STALK IN TOWN FRItH t Greeri Onions 2ron29c IAIV NIL i Tangerines u29c LARQI Broccoli •u M c H 59c| EUPiHOF) Red Grapes UEATV Acorn Squash DIAMOND CHILUD Walnut Meats 19c[

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