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MONDAY, bcv.t/vibeR 9, lyoj HE. ISCVJI J i L .K- i i u * »J ,1. ViiiyUUiN, iLUlKOtb FOR LADIES ONLY . . . — iy SALLY — MRS. CYRIL ROTH OF ST. CHARLES, ILL., dropped a long overdue line in which she told me off for by-passing thai community when I spent my October vacation in Wisconsin . . (Now how about thai . . The fact of the matter is this . . .I've never been in Wisconsin in all my life.) So. since she is a constant subscriber to The Register-News . . . And, she tells me, a faithful reader of this column, then, in return for my bawling out, I'll send one back to her—like this . . . Check up on your old copies, Lucybelle, and you'll find that my vacation was Rpent in NILES, MICHIGAN . . . (And, by anyone's road map, that is a "MIGHTY FURR-AWAY PIECE" from St. Charles.) Speaking of her letter, not all of it was on the cheerful, chiding side ... As a matter of fact, she tells mo that Cyril is a surgical patient in Delnor Hospital in SI. Charles . . . .(This is to let him know that the word is heing spread among his old pinochle playing buddies .... And, could be, he'll bo getting some of those humorous cards which arc designed for just such occasions.) m m m Since this is the season of requested recipes—especially those for candy—I'm planning to include as many as possible in this column from now until after Christmas. MRS. WAYNE WEBB OF ROUTE TWO, DAHLGREN, has written requesting a recipe for peanut butter fudge . . . And. I was all set to give her a recipe from a cook book I've had for many years. . . . However, in Vridav's mail, I received a letter from MRS. GRACE HARRIS with a much easier method lor making this delicious candy ... So, I'm going to share her method with Mrs. Webb and, perhaps, other interested readers . . . Here is how she does it She takes one cup peanut butler —any style—one cup syrup, one and one-fourth cup dry non fat milk: and one and one-fourth cup sifted confectioner's sugar .... Directions .... Blend the peanut butter and syrup until smooth —using a lnrge bowl . . . now add the other ingredients . . . .mix with a spoon until solid—then, using the hands, knead the mixture .... now turn onto a board and continue kneading until the mixture is smooth and well Mended ... . Now, either with the hands or with a rolling pin, press the mixture until it is about one- fourth inch thick .... cut into squares and top each one with nut meats if desired .... Also, may be added to the syrup mixture. Note to Mrs. Webb. . . . When you say you've wasted a lot of sugar trying to make candy, believe me, kiddo. you're really reviewing the history of my candy-making attempts . . . Over the years, I've tried dozeas of candy recipes and, nine times out of ten, I wound up with SWEET GRAVY . . . And, it wasn't too easy to eat—even with a spoon .... So, I do hope you'll find this method will bring the results for which you've been hoping .... (I also hope you'll drop a line and let me know how you make out.) if desired, one-half cup cocoa from you. Mrs. Harris also answered my request for the chow mcin candy recipe--and so did MRS. JOHN H. WILLMORE OF INA . . . . Mrs. Harris prepares the candy this way . . . She takes one package chocolate chips and two packages butterscotch chips and melt them in top of double boiler . . . She then adds one can chow roein noodles and one cup peanuts . After blending the mixture, she drops it, by spoon, onto waxed paper and chills. Mrs. Willmore fixes the candy this way . . . She takes two packages chocolate chips and two packages of butterscotch chips- each in the six-ounce size . . . When melted over hot water, she removes from the heat and adds two three-ounce cans of chow mcin noodles and one-half cup peanuts or cashew nuts After blending well, she drops the mixture, by spoon, onto waxed paper and chilis. Note to both Mrs. Harris and Mrs. Willmore .... Well, t must say that I'm mighty happy about receiving these and the other recipes for this unusual candy Incidentally, I neglected to say that it was NORA COON who first asked about it .... So, next time I meet her, I'll make a point of asking which one—or, perhaps, how many, of the recipes she has tried . . . Meanwhile, I know she joins me in expressing appreciation to each and every one of you helpful gals. (As I've said before, I didn't know candy could be created with such an unusual blend of ingredients .... And, as I've said before, I'd really like to know just who dreams up such tasty concoctions in the first place . . . And, while I'm wondering, perhaps YOU might drop a line and tell me when you first heard about it.... Or where and when you first had a sample of it. . . . Or, could be YOU are the gal who actually originated it . . . So, how about letting me hear SOCIALLY YOURS ... 1 - By SALLY Mrs. Maude Piercy, who spent the past week visiting in the home of her sister, Mrs. Mcrriman, has relumed to her home in Centralia. • * • Mrs. Robert Gamble is visiting in the home of her sister, Mrs. Thomas S. Berry. She is the former Miss Doroihy Smithpeters. She will remain here while her husband, Lt. Col. Robert Gamble is attending the Navy Nuclear Science Seminar, at the Argonne National Laboratory In Oak Ridge, Tenn. This is sponsored by the Atomic Energy Commission. He is a member of the Army Reserve Research and Development Unit And is attached to the 5135th Unit of Mattoon and Charleston, III. Engagement Announced Mrs. Lata Clark, a resident at the Lowry Nursing Home 1304 Main Street will be 94 years old December 12 we have been told by Ruby Ellis, manager of the Home. . . . We do hope she will receive many other cards with the one we are sending. * • * Mr. and Mrs. Everett Dalby and daughters, Brcnda, Karen and Dianne, spent Saturday visiting with Mrs. Rose CIcgg. DEAR ABBY . . . Right - But Wrong! Abigail Van Buren DEAR ABBY: Well, my husband opened Ins big mouth again, and now half the neighborhood isn't speaking to us. The school is nine blocks from here. Our kids walk. A neighbor couldn't, get. her car started, so she ran over here all excited (my husband was eating his breakfast) and said if HE didn't drive a carload of kids to school, they'd all he late. Then my husband gave her a lecture on "how it would do them all good to walk, and the school was only nine blocks away, and that she and the other mothers in our neighborhood were spoiling the kids rotten by chaufforing them a distance that could be walked in 15 minutes, blah, blah, blah." Well, that's not what, she came over for, so t told him to shut his mouth and I drove the kids to school in our pick-up truck. My husband said I should have taken his side. Who was wrong? LIKES IT PEACEFUL O.K.??? SOC I ETY MISS RITA FAYE BRAKE ~ ~ an< ^ Mrs. ^ ar ' Brake of this city are announcing the field, spent Sunday with his j engagement of their daughter, Rita Faye, to D. G. Schumacher, father. Gabe Dalby. The latter, [son of Mr. and Mrs. Ted Schumacher of Pana. a resident of the Lowry Nurs- , Miss Brake is a 1958 graduate of the Mt. Vernon Towning Home, observed his 94th , ship High School. Botn she and Mr. Schumacher are graduates of Southern Illinois University. She was a business education major and he was a major in journalism. At present, she is teaching business subjects at ihe Dwight D. Eisenhower High School in Blue Island, a suburb of Chicago inside and now she is inviting all her friends to come to a "houscwarming." 1 think she is wrong. Aren't houscwarming parties only for people who move into NEW homes? DEAR PUZZLED: No. The house Is "NEW" to her. * * * DEAR ABBY: A woman I work with asked me to her club as a guest. A man I had never seen before was also somebody's guest at the club. He introduced himself to me and asked me my name. I told him. No one that I know had ever seen him before, and they didn't know anything about him. He asked if ho could take me home. I refused. My friend said I was crazy. Was I? WONDERING DEAR WONDERING: No. If he's Interested, he'll find you Ant! if he's worthwhile, he'll re spec, you for your cautiousness and will glady provide the character references you insist upon DEAR LIKES: Your bus-, hand. Your neighbor didn't want j What's on your mind? For a advlre, she wanted a ride for I personal reply, send a self-ad- tlm kids. Although your hus- 1 dressed, stamped envelope to band's ideas were, sound, he | Abby, Box 3365, Beverly Hills, hatted zero in diplomacy. Calif. * • * * * * i DEAR ABBY: A friend of! For Abby's booklet, "I low To ' mine just moved into an old ! Have A Lovely Wedding," send I house. She and her husband re- i 50 cents to Abby, Box 33ti5, 1 modeled it ;i little bit on the 1 Beverly Hills. Calif. j Krenkle Dalby, of Spring- birthday yesterday. PERSONAL Pfc. .lames Winigor, who was < Polly's Pointers TWO SILVER DOLLARS NOW Bv POLLY CRAMER DEAR POLLY—My college betting among the relatives attending ; B f h A5SOciated Press . the funeral of his sister, Ruth roommate is betting a silvei The prospective bridegroom is a reporter for the Chicago dollar that you will not use one Winiger, returned, yesterday by plane, to Viet Nam. He was accompanied to Lambert Airport by Mis. Gerry Redd and children, Donna and Charles of this city, and Mr. and Mrs. David Duvall of Carmi. Mrs. Terry Glover of Harrisburg visited friends and shopped in Mt. Vernon Saturday. Mrs. H. A. Basham of Salem was a King City shopper Saturday afternoon. Mrs. Patricia Martin A June wedding is being planned. iMnrv .Tane Studio 1 53 High School Students Await Audition Results of my hints. If you have a pair of suede pumps that have rain spots on them, rub the spots with an emery board. The spots will disappear before eyes. (But not loo hard or so will the suede.—POLLY) i • My white washcloths do j not stay white very long so I boil them with lemon rinds Local Students At Conference Vernois New.; Editor-in-chief Jim Burton and Sports Editor Jim Frakes of the Mt. Vernon high school attended the thirty- sixth annual publication's conference of the National Scholastic Press Association and the National Association of Journalism Directors along with staff advisor Mr. Tot Oliver on Friday and Saturday, November 29 and 30. The conference was held in the Chicago Conrad Hilton and was attended by delegates from all over the United States. The conference consisted of joint meetings of all delegates 21ST-CENTURY GOTHIC—This finely detailed miniature church is but. one of more than 100 buildings being handcrafted for the General Motors Futurama at the 1964 New York World's Fair. Some of the structures designed for the city of tomorrow will be 16 feet high. They will be viewed by millions of visitors during a 15-minute ride through a a 1 ::-acre building at the fair. The Futurama will show what the world may well be like in the years to come if man utilizes the tools and techniques he has already perfected. To bring the city to "life," GM designers have created and animated 4,000 miniature human figures and 1,700 vehicles. THE DOCTOR SAYS ... Anxiously awaiting the outcome of tiie audi I ions held at the district All-State Music Festival, which was hold Sat- 1 urday, November 23, on the W.S.C.S. Meeting | Circle Three of the First Methodist Woman's Society of Christian Service will moot Tuesday, December 10, at 2:00 p. m. in the home of Mrs. Stanley Rosonberger on Ashley Road. Belle Rive, Opdyke W.S.C.S. Meeting The Belle Rive and Opdyke Woman's Society of Christian Service will meet Tuesday afternoon, December 10, At 1:30 o'clock In the home of Mrs. Frank Baker. St. Mary's Bridge Club St. Mary's Bridge Club will meet Wednesday afternoon at 1:15 o'clock at the home of Mrs. H. B. Williamson. 16 Homestead Drive. Mrs. Marry Wolter will serve as co-hostess, D.A.R. To Meet With Mrs. Maxwell Oil Council Auxiliary Meeting Members of the Women's Auxiliary, Illinois Oil Council, had Mrs. Nellie Sargent of the state organization as a special Riicst at their Christmas Party held Thursday evening in the home of Mrs. Mac Hills. A holiday gift exchange was enjoyed by all those attending. It was announced that the gift wrapping of toys for the Christmas baskets will take place Wednesday evening, December 11, starting at 7:30 in the upstairs rooms of the city hall. Members are asked to come for whatever time they can. The Salem chapter has invited the ML Vernon Auxiliary to join them in their Christmas dinner meeting to begin seven o'clock, Monday, December 16, at the Elk's Club in Salem, 111. Reservations can be made by calling Mvs. Earl Mcllroy, 2440525. Camp Ground Homemaker* The Camp Ground unit of Members of the Daughters of j Homemakci £ Extension Asso- Joyce Ann of Scheller transacted business and shopped in the King City Saturday. Mrs. Ida Carroll of Lawrcnce- villc. 111., spent Saturday visiting friends and shopping in Mt. Vernon. Mrs. Bculah May of Dix v. as a Mt. Vernon shopepr and and business visitor Saturday. Mrs. J. William McGregor of Whittington was a Mt. Vernon shopped Saturday afternoon. Mrs. Ruth Reed of Madison, Mo., visited friends and shopped in the King City Saturday. Miss Karen Jones of St. Louis. Mo. spent Saturday transacting business and shopping in Mt. Vernon. Mrs. Edna Wiggins of I-Ierrin was a Mt. Vernon shopper and business visitor Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Everett. Kittle of Wayne City spent Saturday afternoon shopping in Mt. Vernon. Mrs. Frances Ford of Addic- ville, 111., visited friends and shopped in the King City Saturday. Mrs. LeRoy Jones of Richvicw, III, was a Mt. Vernon shopper Saturday afternoon. Mrs. Freida Burgess of Sa- Southern Illinois University campus, are the 5H Mt. Vernon High School musicians w h o participated in this event. The first chairs will be eligible for the State All-Slate Festival to be held in Peoria. Illinois, on January 2-1 and 25. Other activities during the day were morning and afternoon rehearsals, and short concerts presented to the sop- arete organizations by the University Wind Ensemble, the University String Quartet, and the University Choir. The climax of the day's activities was an evening concert held in the Shryock Auditorium. This district is one of six that the state is divided into in order to provide opportunity for a larger number of students to participate in top-notch organizations. Outstanding directors rehearsed these organizations many hours lo perfect the evening performance. Mr. Robert Davis directed the high school choir. Mr. Donald Miller, the high school orchestra, and Mr. Doug Stecnlang, the high school band. in the band, while Sun Cross, Cheryl Bond. Paul Kern, Jim Pardee, and Pat Covington held first chairs in the district orchestra. The members of the Mt. Vernon High School band who were selected for the festival were Nancy Baize, Mary Alice Bond, Barbara Farrar, Sam Hicks, Karen Jenkins, Knthy Moore, Carol Roderick, Marilyn Somers, and Jerry White. Members of the high school choir who wore selected were Barbara Bockmeyor, S u s a n Beste, Larry Dolvig, Deo Ann Ford, Mike Garlinghouse, Jane Glivssman, Gary Gregory, Jane Hart, Jim Lucas, Sharon Mc- Konzie, Ann Purcell, Gene Ralph, John Rcinebach, David Roach, Gary Samford. Charles Smithpctcrs, Bob Waller, Mike Wolge, and Linda Williams. Mt. Vernon Township High School orchestra members who were selected were Linda Armstrong, Roberta A tc h i s o n, Cheryl Bond. Virginia Cockrum, Pat Covington, Sue Cross, Hal Davis. Jeanne Dunham, Marilca Elliott, David Ferguson, Roger Gathers, Karen Gibson, Pam Harrell. Mark Hills, Richard Hodge, Frank Jones, Ronnie Kelly, Paul Kern, Linda Kirk, Cheryl Miller, Jim Pardee, Ramona Russell. Betty This will aiso whiten dish for dinners and speaking lec- Loeal Musicians E.vccll , Jerry While, Sam Hicks, and Schmidtke. Nancy Trotter, and lorn spent Saturday afternoon | R ai .), al '.„ F alTai . held top chairs 1 Peggy Yates, shopping in the King City. The American Revolution will ciation will hold the annual meet Thursday evening at . -.30; Christmas party Tuesday eve o'clock at the nome of Mrs. ningi December 10, at 7:30 Roy Maxwell on the Salem o'clock with Mrs. Alvis Harrell, Road. There will be a fifty cent j 717 Salem Road. Miss Jessie gift, exchange. The program will be sented by Mark Wheeler. YouiiR-In-lleart Community Club pre- Fish will be co-hostess. Van Worn HomemaUerV Christmas Dinner Members of the Van Dorn unit of Homemakers' Extension Association will hold their annual The Young-in-IIeart Co m - j Christmas dinner at Opal s Cafe on Thursday evening at 6:30 o'clock. There will be a dollar gift exchange and each member is also asked to bring a white elephant gift. munity Club will have a potluck supper Thursday evening, al fi-,30 o'clock in Fellowship Hall at First Methodist church. Each one is asked to bring n covered dish and table service. An excellent program has been planned. filettuers Class the Park Hie Gleaners Class will hold , {, ay JevcninK ? annual Christmas party at 1 £>j nncl . w y Eagle* Auxiliary Christmas Tarty The auxiliary of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie 2791, will hold the annual Christmas party at the club rooms Tucs- A venue Baptist church 111 be served at 6:30 o'clock and the annual dollar Tuesday evening, December 10, j K if t exchange will be held. al 7:.'10 o'clock. Bessie Coriell and Jet la Harris will be hostesses. First Hupllst Circle Meetings The Rebecca Anderson Circle of First Baptist Church will meet Tuesday, December 10, at 2:00 p. m„ at the home of Mrs. Helen Stelle, 918 Taylor Avenue. The Sadie Robbins Circle will meet Tuesday afternoon, at 2:00. at the home of Mrs. Bertie Clark, 625 Salem Road. For devotions and lesson, will each one please bring a Christmas thought or poem, and share it. The Jean Austin Circle will meet Tuesday evening, at the home of Mrs. Bertie Ham, 1812 Isabella Avenue. Lesson lead- N, Mrs. Leigh Alexander. Did Union Hoinomuker* Members of Old Union Homemakers' Association will meet Tuesday evening, December 10, at 7:30 o'clock in the home of Mrs. Olin Eater. Willing Workera' Club The Belle Rive Willing Workers' Club will hold the annual Christmas party Thursday evening. December 12, at the home ol Madge Marlow. Visitors are welcomt. There will not be a business meeting. Meadors Wed Fifty Years The Reverend and Mrs. Alfred E. Meador, who live south of luka, will observe their Golden Wedding anniversary near Sunday, December 15. Open house will be held from one until three o"clock at the Union Pentecostal church. All relatives and friends are invited to attend. Mr. Velma Stephenson of I Wayne City was a Mt. Vernon | shopper and buiness visitor Saturday. Arthur Oglcsby of Orient, III., made a business trip to Ml. Vernon Saturday. James Atkins of Benton was a business visitor in the King City Saturday. Glen Crank of Woodlawn made a short business trip to Mt. Vernon Saturday afternoon. Mrs. Robert Ewing of Benton visited friends and shopped in Mt. Vernon Saturday. Mrs. Rosalie Grahlherr of Ina was a business visitor and shopper in the King City Saturday afternoon. Harold Wegmnnn of Woodlawn transacted business in Mt. Vernon Saturday. Larry Wilkcrson of Flora made a business trip to the King City Saturday afternoon. Carl Weatherford of Woodlawn was a business visitor in Mt. Vernon Saturday. Gene Kane of Benton spent Saturday afternoon transacting business in the King City. Mrs. Syble Mendenhall of Ina was a King City shopper and business visitor Saturday. James Phelps of Dix made a short business trip to Mt. Vernon Saturday afternoon. Fred Shoilds of Carmi was a business visitor in the King City Saturday. WE THE WOMEN Gain Worth-WhUe Kespeet By RUTH MI I, LETT The generally accepted picture of women's organizations is a source of amusement to most men. And because women don't, want to seem ridiculous to their husbands, they often refuse to take on real and worthwhile projects outside the home. The fact is that most husbands are tnuchingly proud of [ and you'll see respect replace their wives if they take on; amused tolerance on 5 'onr bus- activities which will benefit ! band's face when you tell him their children or community. ] what you are doing. Husbands may not he much j Women do squander a lot of impressed when their wives talk . time and effort on clubs and organizations that haven't much real purpose and are not: much I or has taken over a Girl Scout j troop or is Den Mother for her : son's Cub Scout group if often so 1 nroud of her ability and initiative and the good she is doing that he can't resist the urge to brag about her. So for 1he wives who complain to mo that their husbands think anything a "bunch of women" is trying to do is just so much wasted time and effort I'd like to say this: (Jet interested In some really worth-while project that demands more of you than net tine dressed up In v«ur best suit and fanciest hat. Work hard at it and accomplish something towels and remove the discoloration from cooking vessels. —JEAN. JEAN—You have, won the bet so collect from that roommate and you will have two silver dollars. I would bet that you didn't learn that bleaching trlek at college; sounds as if it might have come from your mother.—POLLY. DEAR POLLY — I like to grow mint, but dislike the way it. grows wild and tries to take over the entire garden. To pro- vent this, I cut both the top and bottom out of a two- pound coffee tin. sink it. into the ground so that the top of the can is al ground level and plant the mint inside of the can. It will thrive and grow, will not spread and will provide all the mint leaves I want. •-• MRS. E. J. DEAR POLLY — If you have a clothesline that you take down between launcli-y days hero is a good way to store it. Bend a wire coat hanger so that the curved ends bend in instead of out, wrap the clothesline around the indented center and hang in a convenient, place. • For a spool rack, use the pliers to untiwisl a wire hanger below the hook. Slip spools of thread down onto the bottom bar. To close the banger, slip in empty spool over the hook and onto the open ends. Hang on one arm of a chair while sewing. — MRS. L. G. GIRLS — This would be , good for black, white and colors used most often for hand sewing and mending. DEAR POLLY — I am 6 years old and my mother is writing this for me. One day, lo her delight, I drank all the broth from my vegetable soup through a straw. She thought this a good idea that might entice other children to drink Get Into A-l Condition I-'or Rigors of Skiing By Wayne G. Brandstudt. M.D. Skiing continues to be popular and boasts close to I million enthusiasts in the U. S. Yet it is estimated that, four of every 1,000 skiers will spend from one to seven days in the hospital this winter minimum of 10 weeks of vig«. orous reconditioning should precede the holiday. Half-knee bends, raising up on your toes, walking on your tees, bending down and touching your toes, push tips, and skipping rope are recommended. You should also strengthen your thigh muscles by sitting on a high stool and lures and also of small group meetings to discuss limited subjects for both newspaper and yearbook staff members. Advisors also attended meetings to help them work with their staff. Jim Burton's classes consisted of "The Editorial Page" by John Reque, the adviser at Evanston Township High School, Evanston, Illinois; a class on news features by Richard E. Kobak of Harshe-Rotman & Druck, Inc.; and classes on sports writing and news evaluation. Jim Frakes' classes consisted of a lecture on interviewing by Richard E. Kobak, a Chicago public relations man; a typography short course on sports make-up by Prof. Harold Wilson; a newspaper short course on use of pictures; and two courses on newspaper sportswriting by Harvey Duck, sportswriter of the Chicago Daily News and George Pearson managing editor of Scholastic Editor. The delegates stayed at the Chicago Conrad. Hilton and in their free time were able to see Chicago either in guided tours or on their own. Also a get acquainted dance was held on Friday night. Many will incur sprains I lifting your legs to a horizon chiefly of the ankles and knees tal position with gradually in- or fractures of the long bones , crGa sing weights attached to of the leg. Add to this a sprink- j vour an kles. Don't, consider ling of cuts, bruises and dis- 1 yourself in trim until you can locations and you will have the 35 p 0U nds with either leg. debit side of the joyous picture. 1 c i,;;.^ i„„„,„ f ,.„„, „„ Most, accidents are duo to noS , kl "£ If/* 0 "? , h0 $ n Jt n J*' poor physical condition and i ^ Vn'n ?n ^linnErl" taking foolish ehances No 1 c,otUs happen to beginners, spo" canbe profuX enioyed i A . nfl >' our wil1 b ? at be ' on a "art-time S iT you j f'TlnJZ ftl^ make fitness a full-time pro- ! Uon frora amateurs, gram, you can enjoy tennis in Q—I wear socks to bed but the summer and skiing in the \ ™y mother says that is un- winter and sandwich a variety healthy. If I don t wear them of other sports in between. If, 1 1 curl "P. 1 " a hall to keep on the other hand, you lot j warm yourself go flabby from one j skiing holiday to the next, you can expect more than your share of accidents. Then everyone will say you are accident prone—but that is just a poor alibi. For those who have let themselves get. soft but who insist on skiing this winter a inri have a hard time going to sleep. What do you think? A—If you need socks to keep your feet warm in bed, by all means wear them. The only thing about it that would be unhealthy would be failure to change them often enough. You should wear a diffei-ent pair in the daytime. broth they otherwise would avoid. — Cathv. DEAR POLLY — I took some pieces of linoleum left over from our new kitchen countertops and cut them in round and oblong pieces, two of a kind. I cemented them together, back to back, so the linoleum was on the outside. They make wonderful cutting surfaces, lay on the countertop almost, unnoticed and surely save wear and tear. Leftover vinyl or asbestos tiles could be used the same way. — D. F. about how bard they are working on club activities. They Quick Quiz by know that most of the "work" is telephoning lists- of names, arranging for speakers, being sure that the presiding officer gets a corsage, with the end result usually not really mattering one way or another. But the husband whose wife is working hard for the P.T.A. more than time-killers for their members. But any woman who wants to be of real use to her community can find a job that's begging to be done. Your family yill be proud of you for giving your free time in worthwhile service. Q- Which palm is used churches on Palm Sunday? A—This is usually from the cabbage palm, also called palmetto, and from low shrubby palmettos in Florida. • * * Q — Who originated "Hello" as a conventional form of greeting on the telephone? A — It Is believed to have originated with Thomas A. Edison. The forerunner of the word probably was "hallow" with the accent on the second syllable, known as a "sailor* hail." Special Program At Sanitarium Patients of the Mt. Vernon State Tuberculosis Sanitarium were entertained by local musicians Tuesday evening, December 3. The program, jointly sponsored by the Record Industry Trust Fund and Local 465 of the j American Federation of Musi-! cians, was enjoyed by some 40! or more patients. Musicians on the bandstand for the two-hour session were Elmer Slater, Les Bryant, Richard Rubenacher and Joe Kula, country and western music stars; and Joseph Borquie, Gale Mack, and Blllie Gage, modern jazz trio. FAILURE by Janet Henry INTO EXILE—Madame Nhu is concluding her brief excursion into world politics by taking up a residence in exile in Paris. She is shown here with two of her children, Wuynh, 11, left, and Le Quyen, 4, as she read a statement at the airport on her arrival frora Rome. Q — Which is now the fastest-growing state? A -- Nevada, with a popula-! tion increase of 30 per cent in j thrtt mm I Our new and fancy play pen I have ceased to brag about; The baby won't stay in it And the big kids won't stoy out. PRINCESS BEAUTY SALON Open 6 Days Week — Also Evenings SPECIALS $20.00 Permanent For $10.00 $12.50 Permanent For $7.50 (For Olrls Under 18) $10.00 Permanent For $5.00 242-5566—12th and Jordan mm A lot of fashion on a small scale. Ultra-feminine, reat* ( look jewelry in a flexible leaf design In twin-texluredi golden-toned or platinum-toned Trifanlum. Necklace 4.00* * bracelet 3.00, pin 3.00, earrings 3.00. Prices plus tax. 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