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April 7, 1975

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal from Lubbock, Texas · Page 30

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8-A—LUBBOCK AVALANCHE-JOURNAL-* Monday_Eyeninq._Aprjl 7, 1975 Unscramble theut four Jumbles, one.letter to each squire, to form four ordinary words. TEJEC ALCAN VICADE C) FISHTE Cl»'lH l-tt^<H»lr*r* •I Hfliffurrri u ^ N V-X o ti; o Prat fe SWUHtS ANSWER here Ceylon Still May Be Just Cup Of Tea For Tired Tourists Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon. ^ ' ~] r> / \ S r y iS-r / ^ ) (Aniwrrt tomorrow) r*: DOILY ABATE MARVEL PATTER r: Coolc r at the front oflhc car-RADIATOR Liberated Mother 4 Gives DODGED DRAFT M'jssbacks were men who during the Civil War, hid them selves in swamps to avok being drafted into the Southern Army. By MURRAY J .HROWN UPI Travel Editor COLOMBO, SRI LANKA UPI) — Americans looking to change their travel diet may "ind this Indian Ocean island 'epublic of Sri Lanka, still more commonly known as Ceylon, is just their cup of lea. For although it lies only about 20 miles off India's southern coast, and was in olden times a major crossroads on trade routes and^he scene of repeated invasions and occupations, the tide of modern mass tourism is just reaching its shares. In the official langauge of Sinliala, Sri Lanka means Resplendent Island. It more than lived up to its name foi this first-time visitor during a ,veek-long tour with other American travel writers as quests of the Ceylon Tourist Board. We found the people warm and friendly and anxious to make us feel welcome. In addition, the prices are more ban right —particularly in these tlays of soaring inflation and dollar devaluation. Tourists ;et a G5 per cent premium above the official rate of exchange, which meant that the U.S. dollar bought 10.64 Ceylon esc rupees at this writing. Would you believe, foi instance, -about $30 tops a 'day double for accommodations and three meals in the best hotels or $10 for a dinner for two with entertainment? Or how about 20 U.S. cents FESTIVAL of .GOSPEL ^ , MUSIC - APRIL 19 'or a shave and a haircut? I got the shave and fellow 1 writer Joel Sleed, the haircut in ho "Wellcome Saloon" run by Velu Vellu in tho hill country :own of Elkaduwa, north of Kandy. Still Curiosity Tourists apparently arc still somewhat of a curiosity and scores of smiling townspeople, young and old, massed inside and outside the shop to watch The smiles seemed to grow bigger and warmer when oui guide identified us as Ameri cans. There was little doubt abou how the barber felt —there vere two pictures on the otherwise bare wooden walls —' one of a younger Vein Vellu and the other of liie late President Kennedy. I sat upright in a straight- jacked wooden chair while Velu Vellu scraped a two-day growth off my face with a straight razor. There was no fg BOTTLED WATER ^WITHOUT THE BOTTLE "Only 9 C Per Gallon" Tasty, Sparkling Drinking Water With NO — Bulky Bottles — Delivery Nuisance FOR SALE OR RENT 792-334 1 5280 34th Street Home W.!ter Pufifier SOFT WATER SERVICE hot towel, or aftershave lotion or powder — only a surprise spray of cold water from a big beer bottle and a patting with a rough cloth. Driver-guide Basil Dalpatadu, No tip? "No sair," Basil said, "We wouldn't want to spoil them." It wasn't until I glanced in the mirror the next morning that I realized I got more for had had who handled the negotiations,]my 10 cents than I then handed Velu Vellu twoie.xpectetl —Vcflu Vellu rupees — one for the haircut, [shaved off the sideburns I have the other for the shave. 'worn for some 20 years- LUBBOCK-TULSA 3 THROUGH BUSES DAILY VIA WICHITA FALLS & OKLA. CITY •IV LUBBOCK 6:50 AM •IV LUBBOCK 11:50 AM •IV LUBBOCK 9:30 PM AR OKLA. CITY 3:55 PM AR OKLA. CITY 8:45 PM AR OKLA CITY 5:00 AM AR TULSA 6:15 PM ARTULSA 11:55 PM AR TULSA 7:25 AM THESE ARRIVALS HAVE GOOD CONNECTIONS WITH DEPARTURES FOR AIL POINTS NORTH & EAST If you're planning on taking a trip-then go by bus and leave the driving to^-us! The money you can save over air fares or the high cost of aulo travel will surprise you. Call us today. TNM&O COACHES, INC. PHON E 765-4641 1313 13th STREET MADISON, Wis. (UPI) — By many standards, Diane Chcchik was liberated: wife, mother, Jiomcmakcr and career woman, all rolled into one, for 2^ years. That's changed now. Mrs. Chechik, 3S, sat in the nearly empty interior design, furniture and poster boutique she is giving up and told why. The four roles she played had "simply exhausted" her "physically and mentally ... You can only play the rolps so long without something happening. "You worry about your kids getting into trouble. You're •always lolling your husband you're 'too tired.' You wonder if he'll meet .someone who isn't." Hail Enough She has -had enough of that kind of "liberation." With two children in school, her career, her home and a husband in public relations, Mrs. Chechik decided that, "being a perfectionist, I couldn't split myself in those ways." By tiie time she finished cleaning the house, cooking, laundry, shopping, car pool driving, interior decorating and -buying trips to Chicago, "it was one or two in the morning and I was so hyper I couldn't sleep." To cut domestic corners, the Chcchiks moved from the house they owned for nine years into a more maintenance free, rented townhouse. Her husband and children helped "as much as they could," but she thought she didn't have their "moral support." She couldn't afford to hire fulUimc help, which she said I was too expensive and hard to lind. £. Hives Apupcar Then she began breaking out in hives. Sirs. Clicchik's doctor said something had to go. It was the boutique. "I determined that Uie children came first," she said. "I made a commitment to them before I made one to my career." Her plan now is to return to work in seven years, after her youngest finishes high .school. ! "You look in the mirror and! decide priorities and values," she said. "I want to remember something of my children's childhood besides the hassles. 1 can't say to them in 10 years 'ij want to sit down and be your! mother, and now we c;m put I our feet up and have a Coke I together.' ' "The real liberated woman is; the one who makes choices. I'm' not anti-women's lib. But I'm , not going to have it thrown I down my throat that to be! liberated, I have to work awayj irom my home. { "I have the freedom oft choice, I'm going to make time! for me." ] Green Giant Co. '• Hiring Pickers MDDLETOWN, Del. (UPI)--j The Green Giant Co. has announced il will hire unem-l ployed Delaware residents ratli-j <:r than migrant laborers for 946 jobs picking asparagus for 52.25 an hour. Each job lasts 10 weeks. Arthur H. Benson, state director of employment services, said Green Giant has offered harvest work to state residents in the past but never] before on such a scale. I Whether all the jobs will be I taken remains uncertain. About .'JO persons signed up Monday, the first day of the program, at' the three state employment; offices handling the jobs. The asparagus harvest is ; ;bcgin in mid-April. The comprin- ny said applicants who are hired can expect to work six days out of seven for eight to 10 hours a day. The minimum waga is $2.25 with fast pickers able to earn a ' maximum of S3, the exact wago to be based on how mucli asparagus is actually picked, A daily charge of 53.25 for meals will be withheld from each worker's wages, the company said. PRICES GOOD THRU' APRIL 9th QUANTITY RIGHTS RESERVED UNITED SUPER MARKETS I WE GIVE GREEN STAMPS LEAN CHUCK QUALITY GROUND TT SWIFT'S CORNISH GAME LB. BORDEN'S LITE-LINE EACH SLICED INDIVIDUALLY WRAPPED 120Z. PKG HENS 98< KRAFT'S BONELESS 22 OZ. EACH VELVEETA CHEESE FOOD BRITANNICA JUNIOR ENCYCLOP/EDIA i THIS WEEK VOLUME ELEVEN WITH ~ A IS PURCHASE PLAY "BLACK-OUT-" GET 1000 EXTRA S&H GREEN STAMPS <^1S^ EXTRA LEAN CUBES OF BEEF - **» LB. BOX KRAFT MACARONI & CHEESE HEART'S DELIGHT PEACHES Y.C. SLICED OR HALVES BOXES 1 303 t CANS FOLGER'S P t < iblgerf coffee 1 COFFEE ALL GRINDS 1 LB. CAN WITH 7.50 PURCHASE FACIAL TISSUE KLEENEX EXCLCIGS PACK OF 200 89< SHURFINE TALL KITCHEN BAGS 89* VALUE 69< CABBAGE VINE RIPE LARGE SLICERS TOMATOES 39< PEARS GREEN ONIONS OR BUNCHES OR BAGS

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