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August 15, 1974

Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 15

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Georgia Twitty Nashville's Answer To Rona Barrett by JAY SHARBUTT AP Television Writer NEW YORK (AP) -- Hollywood has Rona Barrett to keep track of that.town's world's famous, near-famous and infamous. But who is on duty in Nashville? Georgia Twilty, that's who. A cheerful, pleasant-voiced lady of 40, she runs "Georgia Twitty's Music City Hotline," a radio gossip show that covers events and personalities in Nashville's pop and country music scene. It's been on the air five years. By her count, it currently Is heard on 104 stations. She-tapes 18 one-minute shows per week. · Miss Twitty, a native of Florence, Ala., who said she was educated at Randolph-Macon College in Lynchbui'g, Va., and at Memphis State, says she doesn't try to spice her show with lurid stories about the stars. For one thing, it might anger the stars' fans. For another, she says, "I think the country DOUBLE FEATURE PROGRAM! PH. 751-8724 YALL COME NOW.' TOBACCO music audience, even though ,'s pretty cosmopolitan nowa- ays, is tired of '\vho is sleep- ng with whom.' " She says the fans tend to pre- er detailed reports on the more innocent aspects of lite among country music per- ormers -- wlial'they eat, what sporls they like, how they dress at home and so forth. But she says she also cliro licles stronger stuff, such as Music Cily feuds or romances The latter, she adds, always are handled obliquely when the parties involved in the romanc ng are married to other' par jes. Her pet peeve, she says, is a .endency of some country mu sic performers to suddenly ge ·elision amid much fanfare when they've gone without a hi record for several years. In most cases, she says, this is purely a publicity ploy aimet at reviving a fading career, Ti -he less sophisticated fans, sh' says, this approach "gets 'em in the gut every time." How does she compare hei self with Hollywood's Rom Barrett? 'I think we're both know! edgeable about our work," sai Miss Twitty. "But she has personality that differs from mine completely, I think she' basically a very cynical ind vidual. I'm not cynical at all. 1 ' MR. QUICK Weekend Special Pj Friday - Saturday - Sunday El 1553 The TIMES Is On Top of The News Seven Days a WeeVI DRIVE-IN THEATRE ^ HELEN HELP US By HELEN AND SUE BOTTEL Innocent Ya.nl Party Scares Her Parents We knew that if other parents learned boys "had been sneaking , around," we'd be blamed...and we also knew they'd try to jump the fence without much argument from the girls. Not t h a t the girls wore "bad," but having your slumber party crashed was a safe and daring adventure. I gave you status with the kids. I'll bet your mother remem hers when she and her teen f r i e n d s "just accidentally mentioned they were sleeping out, to a couple of guys"...am how her folks reacted! -- Helen Dear Helen and Sue: I feel lost, unwanted, rejec ted, not needed. I never con templaled suicide before, bu there's a first time for every NOW SHOWING 0 · Starts 8:30 HAM CHEESE SANDWICHES FOR 3 FISH 5 11 SANDWICHES Friday Only MR. QUICK 1525 South School Fayetteville Phone 442-9333 WAIT MSNEV5 AMI Dear Helen and Sue: My two girlfriends and I were lecping out in our backyard vhen two guys came over to ee us: Alt we did was talk, lit hiy parents came out and iscovercd them there and got r ery upset. .: · · · . · · . . . They.say we..invited the boys iver, when actually we just accidentally mentioned we were leeping out when we saw them earlier that day. Our parents figure they know ' e x a c t l y what we were hinking" .because "they were Mice, that age." They say the )oys will make up ugly rumors and our reputations will be ruined. When we just talked? We know we should have told Mom and Dad when the guys showed up and then it would lave been okay because we vouldn't have been "sneaking" as they say. What we can't inderstand is, if they'd let the joys visit, knowing they were :here,'JWh'y did .they.-get ."So pushed out of "shape, finding out "or themselves? Now we're restricted indefinitely, as our parents say they've lost all faith in us. How c a n ' w e get-their trust back and prove we aren't "bad girls?" -- Innocent But Convicted I But C: I think your parents may be acting more shook than "they actually are to make sure you remember their No. 1 slumber party rule: No boys allowed especially through the back gate 'or over the fence!! ·" ~ - = · : . They know you "just talked" (so did' my parents when I was giving junior .high school sleep- outs and somehow a boy or two always managed to find out when and where.) But as chaperons for you girls, they can't take chances. Let them know you see their side and they'll soon be trusting you again. (I doubt that-they ever stopped). Sue Dear In. But Con.: . Ah, those junior high slumber parties. . .and the worries we chaperoning, parents suffered!! img. i guess maybe 1 was a ig mistake. When I was a little girl I vas quiet and shy. but happy. Vhy am I so miserable now? was never popular with the Ids and not well known by oys. I feel as if I'm invisible. am there, but no one sees me r cares to try. They're all to jusy to bother with a nobody ike me. My parents say they care and they try, but I feel ike an empty shell, with no personality, nothing. . . 1 think I need psychiatric iclp, but we can't afford it. What can I do? -- No One Special Dear Special: More than anything else, you need friends! We believe, you could find t h e m ' i f you'd'join a group that specializes . i n helping teens. You'll find such groups in churches, youth centers, the Y.W.C.A., hobby clubs But you must make the firsi move -- with your parents backing. It won't be so har after you realize how many other kids feel invisible, too. P.S. If you'll send us your name and address, we'll for ward the mail that will surel; come in answer to your letter Our readers never let a loncl. person down! !-- Helen And Su Come One . . . Come All Thursday, Friday, Saturday August 15-16 and 17th to t h e . . . WONDBRLflND ANNUAL GRAPE FESTIVAL With Razerback Amuse. merit at the Midway FREE ACT EVERY NIGHT FEATURING GRANDPA GO-GO · 15 Thrilling Rides 03 Side Shows · 40 Concessions TONTITOWN, ARKANSAS oniiwest Arkansas 'uiYiti, 'ihurs., Aug. 13, 1 v / 4 u AYlTTtVILtK, ABKANtAS IS Future Of Soap Box Derby Is Questioned AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Tho orlcncd All-American Soap ox Derby week opened today itli the official arrival of lo- 1-level champions. But question No. 1 was lelher the derby will run next ear. Right behind was question o. 2: Will it he in Akron? Directors say participation in icir home locales was clown as mctras 50 percent-this year ccause or last year's scandal id the questions must bc'an- vcred immediately after Sat- rday's finals. Ninety-nine entrants regis- red for the 1974 derby, down ·om last year's HO and 1972's 00. In 1973 the first-place finish- r. James Kronen, 14, of Bout or, Colo., was disqualified after officials found an- elcc- romagnetlc device in, the nose of his racer. The device game lim a boost at the starting line.- Golf King 18 Hole Putting Course Mon. and Thurs. DOLLAR 6 DAYS Play as many games as you can 3 io 11 p.m. Only $1.00 50 W. Township ltd. 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Country Music Time ".. 8 CB9 News 6, is Dennis The Menace *!:«» Cartoon, Circus Captain Kangaroo Sesame Street ..... , * 8:30 Oklahoma Friday ............... g 12 6, 16 12 Thousands of Folks*,. check fhe TV directory every day . . . .ond they'll read your ad in this space. H's priced al a special low monthly rate. For information call ihe Northwest Arkansas TIM^S, display advertising department, 442-624',!. Movie Sesame Street It's Your Bet 9 A.M Joker's Wild Name That Tuna .. *»:«- · Winning Streak .... To Tell The Truth . Gambit ,., *lt:M Sow You See It .... High Boilers All My Children .... *!«:» Brady Bunch Love of Life Hollywood Square* , * 10:55 -Coffee Break News *U:H Jackpot Mike DOU£|AJ The Young and trie Pajaword --:.'.....-, 8 3 J2 6 16 Z, 5 7 , - ' ,.. 2, B, 7 12 ft 16 « 16 2, 3 5, 7 12 «. 12 «, IS ... 5, 3, 5. 1 t 16 3, 5. 1 H«stl«» A 18 Celebrity Sweepstake* .,.,.". 3, L, . Split Second 8, 13 Search (or Tomorrow 0, 16 * 11:55 Newt I, I, T fSlDAT ArmNOOff- All My Children Phil Donahue Tanlefalk News 3, Leave"It'To Carol ... *!*:» Jeopardy Let's Make A Deal ... As The World Tun* .. ·*- 12:35 Melody Matinee *1:H Newlywed Game Guilding Light Day* Of Our Live* ... Girl In My Llfo Doctor* Edge of Night Price I« Hlght Another World ...... Genera) Ho^riUl , Match'Ga'me ',..'.'; How To Survive A Marriage One Life T« Uv» Today'* Yoffd ... · ... 3 ... 5 2, M Z, 3 S, ». 12 I, 16 8, 12 6, 16 t. 3. i, 7 8 H 3. 1. S. 7 S, U t, 3, S, 7 , «, 13 II Taltletalej Cartoons Sesame Slreet 810,000 Pyramid Somerset *3:Jfl Joker's Wild Uncle Zeb Dick Van Dyke .... Petticoat Junction .. Mayherry R.F.D, Name That Tune .. Jeopardy ., 3 5. Mister Rogers W i n n i n g Slreak .... Fugitive I Dream of Jeannlft Gomer Pyle, USMC Bonanza Mcrv Griffin Wild, WHd West ... Flipper *4:3I Electrio Company ,,, Daniel Boonc Beat The Clock .... Lucy Show · '.· -·."(...; Beverly Hillbillies ,. Sesame Slreet Twilight Zone New* To Tell Th# Truth .. Vndy Griffith 6 Truth or Consequences 7 Truth or Consequences 8 News 2 3, 5, 6, 7. 12 FRIDAY EVENING*I:M Consultation n New* 2, 3 5. 6, 7. fi r 12. 16 **:3« Dragnet 12 Felony Squad 8 Artam-12 5 Treasure Hunt ,, 3 Hogan's Heroes 16 Green Acres " 2 Hce Haw . 7 You Owe It To Yourself 11 *7:Q« Brady Bunch , 8, 12 Star Trek ,. v 2 San ford and Son S I've Got a Secret 3 Your Hit Parade 6, 16 Washington Week In Review ... 11 * 7:3» Brian Keith 3, 5, Chicago: Meanwhile Back at t h e Ranch 8, 1 Wall Street Week 11 Good Times 6, 16 if 8:00 -- Wo vie ... Times Four !.*.*..' 'e 18 Masterpiece Theatre ...*,..."../ u Odd Coup] e ,, t g_ 13 * MQ -ABC Xews CJoseup s, 13 Inside Oklahoma Education .. 11 * 0:30 -Today's Yoga i t * 10:00 News 2, 3, 5, 6. 7, 8. 12, 13 Movie County Place Johnny Carson * 11:00 Country Carnival .,, 11:30 Wide World Special * 12:00 Midnight Special 2. 3, 5 7 ·Ar 12:15 -Dawson McAllister Show G ·*· U:30 -Wide World Special g ·k 12:50 -Project 6 ·A-1:30 -Movie 3 e. 8 18 13 2 3 5 7 lz

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