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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - February 19, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas                                Kaleidoscope February New Texas physicians to offer screening The 1987 Texas Breast Screening Project part of a national American Cancer Society campaign is being launched by Texas physicians and health care profes sionals to provide mammograms at a reduced McKenna Memorial Hospital and Radiology Associates are participating in the project by offering mam mograms for for a limited time this Women interested in the lowcost mammograms may call the Comal County American Cancer Society phone lines at 6252385 from 23 through 27 between 5 and 11 for Volunteers will be staffing the phones to assist eligible women In setting up appoint ments for the reducedrate The phone bank will be set up at the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of 390 Breast cancer is a leading cancer killer among women in the United This the American Cancer Society predicts an increase In affecting one out of 10 American women sometime during her rather than one out of 11 as in the Since the cause of breast cancer remains early detection offers the best Chances of cure are excellent when breast cancer is detected and treated while a tumor is still Mammography can detect cancers that are too small to be felt even by the most experienced With an accuracy rate of about 90 mammography can detect breast tumors while they are still microscopic is Screening mammography tests on women without other can provide a baseline by which a womans future mammograms can be While extremely useful in some life screen ing mammograms are not covered by most medical in surance The American Cancer Society recommends a screen ing baseline mammogram for women between the ages of 35 and 40 and then annual or biannual mammograms between the ages of 40 and After age women are encouarged to have a mammogram every Women with a personal or family history of breast cancer should consult their physicians about how often they should be examined and have mammography before age together with monthly breast self examination by the woman and an annual physical ex amination by a provide the best means of ear ly Mammography scored especially high in the breast cancer detection and demonstration a major study funded jointly by the cancer society and National Cancer Yet a recent Galllup survey indicated that only 15 percent of women over age 50 have a mam mogram every The poll also showed that 75 percent of all women in the United States are aware that mam mography Major deterrents for getting a mammogram include fear of high cost and lack of These areas of concern will be a major focus of the New Braunfels and surrounding area screening The societys education efforts will stress the fact potential benefits of mammography in terms of lives far outweight the slight risk from a low dose of Dress basis for wardrobe By DONNASALYERS How comforting to hear even a worldclass fashion designer such as Donna Karan say she had a closetful of yet nothing to As a she introduced a collection revolving around a black body suit to pair with a variety of easyfitting Designer labels and ex pensive fabric it takes just one trip to the ladies room to know that a body suit is hardly Not to mention that a body suit flatters only a perfect We predict that a few seasons from Karan will discover what really should be the basis of a wardrobe not a black body suit but rather a black jersey Imagine a black wool jersey dress with long If it is a straight cut you will wear it belted on skinny days and unbelted on notso skinny Drape a challis scarf in jewel tones across the shoulder for a soft elegant On colder diagonally fold a large wool fringed square to wear loosely tied at the Basic black jersey is a wonderful backdrop for a favorite and can even be worn under a lame or sequin jacket for If black is not your choose another basic solid such as burgun navy or The idea is to create a neutral background for accessoriz so avoid prints and Sewing time savers is a fluid fabric and the weight of a zipper In all but the most formfitting a 22inch zipper may be replaced with a 12or 9inch McCall 2787 pictured has a waistline seam and calls for a 22inch we used a 12inch zip Instead of stable we completed the front tucking then created a casing from the waistline seam allowances Simply press seam allowances up towards topstitch and inset 4inch twopiece dress such as McCall 2727 offers the advantage of two pieces to wear together as a or as The tradeoff is that more time is needed for sewing two easy fit of a trumpet shape such as Butterick 4324 makes sewing fast and In with the elastic waist and short zipper this is a dress to make in just an A black jersey dress can changed by the accessories straight tube such as Vogue 9716 can be belted or not If you always wear a and dislike having to constantly adjust the gathers of a straight belted here is how to add a casing Try on the dress and and carefully ad just fullness so that hem is even and Using a fabric marker or sliver of bath draw a line on the dress along the lower edge of the Remove dress and inset several straight pins along the marked With dress wrong side out on work and using a ruler and fabric draw a casing line on the wrong following Use lightweight bias tape for the The guideline notes the lower edge of the With bias tape edge along topstitch close to through tape and garment around entire Similarly topstitch along remaining edge of stitching in the same direc tion to avoid Pull elastic through Check for then stitch together elastic This weeks terrific tip comes from Charles Stevenson of To keep a coat from dragging on the floor when you are seated sew two pairs of large snaps to the fac near the When you sit just snap the fronts Do you have a terrific sewing tip you would like to share Send it to Sewing Box Cincin Ohio Selected tips will ap pear in this column and the tipsters will receive the home video of their choice from the Quick Easy Sewing Series with Donna Club Notes Xi Pi Delta XI Pi Delta chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met 9 in the home of Janet Jean Wilson was co Kathy Simmons gave the program on Valentines Several theories on the holidays beginning Traditions in other countries were also Team II hosted a Valentine get together 13 at Guadalupe Out Couples shared their wedding The chapter presented its version of the television game show The Newly wed Members presented the Valentine sweetheart Darlene Williams with a Gruene Homemakers Gruene Extension Homemakers Club met in the Extension meeting Twelve members and guests Mae Russell and Mary Jean Thomp son Ola Mae Zuschlag and Etheleen Gruene presented the program on color in the Mary club displayed photographs of the clubs Christmas the council meeting and Friendship Plants were presented to Stella Luersen and Colette Laue for their February Hostesses were Colette Laue and Velma VFWPost7110 Veterans of Foreign Wars national commander Norman Staab will visit New Braunfels Post 7110 March 20 at Local commander George Kirst is calling for members to be present for the In the regular February legislative chairman Evans said the organization should be proud of its efforts in protectingthe rights and welfare of veterans and should ex pand its political Kirst announced that two member of postsponsored Boy Scout Troop Rodney Hanz and Rob will receive Eagle Scout awards on He said approximately 20 local members attended the recent district convention in The post voted to not accept checks for bingo cards and to continue its donation to the Marine Corps JROTC at New Braunfels High Bingo chairman Hanno Hoffmann said a workers party will be March 29 starting at 6 Roy Palmer presented a white and blue chair arm cover made on his Walter Hilmar Wenzel and Walter Schlauter received pins for recruiting Wenzel signed 10 Kiwanis Club the board of directors for Kiwanis Club met at its early time Approval was given for a dona tion to Teen Connection and per member for a division gift during the governors Ray Ebert will secure data and cost figures in considering securing a van lift for a disabled Dan ONeill was apointed chair man of a screening committee for LaMoyne Davis and Larry Lewis will serve on the The secretarys and treasurers reports were President Mathis reminded members of putting out flags for Presidents Day and of the govenors visit to District 5 on Bill Daugherty of Ken Jahnke of Cedar and Lewis Glenn and Jim LaRue of Cedar were guests for the regular Kay Fillingim presented the pro gram on Parent Association for ten Retarded of The group was formed 12 years ago to help with the state program to place retarded children in schools instead of institu tions or cottage There are 13 of the schools in Texas with children in the Four Seasons Four Seasons Garden Club had a mini flower show 12 at Eden Home Friendship Each member entered at least one ar Spring holidays was the Many members also brought plants for the horticultural Marilyn Edwards and Sarah Delashmutt of Comal Garden Club judged the design Esther Wise and Peggy Morris of Guada Coma Garden Club judged the hor ticultural Ribbons were not given just The business meeting followed with residents of Eden Home as Gussie club charter member and resident of Eden was a guest of the Members were reminded the March meeting will be a tour of and Kermit Schaeffers Legal Secretaries Comal County Legal Secretaries Association met 11 in Eagles Topics of discussion were the membership drive in the Bosses Luncheon and election and installation of The seminar sponsored by the association on 7 was a great Appreciation was express ed speakers David Lamon and Thomas and John 1 psychiatrist Just Me and 14 Plus for the fashions and models for the style show Holiday Inn for the service Print It for donating printing and Title USA and Comal County Title Company for donation of the gift bags for those at Magic greets laundry customers AP The Amazin Silko stepped in front of his audience and greeted Neatly dressed in a midnightblue he proceeded to pull cigarettes out of the facing the attentive he raised his right arm and turned over his empty and the cigarettes appeared from behind his Around the washers were spinning through their The dryers were whirling the bath towels and Sijkos real name is Bill and though he is comfortable work Ing In the world of shadows and illu his audience thinks be has a clean Brown is the house magician at the Triangle Coin Laundry Every few Brown does a half hour show in the middle of the laundry Why have a magician perform in 3 laundry doing laundry is bor said Steven the manager of the which is family Anything to get peo ple to enjoy it is worth The response of the customers runs the There are those who freezeframe while folding their underwear or pouring the fabric Others are nonchalant and try not to act said Chasen said he got the idea of br inging entertainment into the Triangle from a trade About 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