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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - June 12, 1963, Bennington, Vermont Yule tree growers Home demonstration notes to meet in Chester Bennington Banner wednesday june 12, 196s�?is new farm Pond was completed this week on the farm of or. And mrs Fred Bishop of Shaftsbury. Nearly a half acre in size it will serve for wildlife Stock water and fire Protection. A dry hydrant could be used to pump water quickly even when the Pond is Frozen Over. It is the fourth such hydrant to be installed in the county but the first in the Southern Section. Tree Pond was designed and construction supervised through the Bennington office of the . Soil conservation service. Photo by James l. Woodard Fri a Chi Dairy Princess visits Dairyland of new England. Miss Sandra Tibeau of Auburn wash., is this year s american Dairy Princess. She is shown on the Harry Morse farm in Montpelier celebrating Quot june is Dairy i breezeway i 3 goes to. There will be a new horizon in Active living when Whf you set sail in your Breeze easy nautical. The Fly front Cabin boy pants with its Matching Kangaroo $ % Over Blouse comes in both White or Marine Blue. All 5 i i 3 in i in g Iii 65% Dacron polyester and 35% Cotton. The Blouse 8 to 18 a Drysdale a free parking in armory lot be Opie in the news James a. Farley who will be 75 thursday says he is ready for More political activity of and when. The rugged and genial former postmaster. General and democratic National chairman puts in a Long Day As a business executive in new York City even going to the office on saturdays. He goes to turkish Baths As Quot the one place in the world where i president Kennedy will be the first non protestant to receive the distinguished service award of the protestant Council of the City of new York. The Council announced tuesday that the 1963 award will be presented to Kennedy a roman Catholic at dinner nov. 8 inner York. The award recognizes service to the cause of human rights and democratic freedoms. Actor Rod Taylor and new York Model May Hilum announced in los Angeles that they will be married saturday at Westwood Community methodist Church in los Angeles. Bette Davis Rock Hudson and John Wayne Are scheduled to be among the wedding guests. Paul Martin Canadian Secretary of state for external affairs says lasting Security in the world is impossible so Long As great nations Quot threaten each other and their smaller allies with nuclear addressing the annual awards dinner tuesday of the overseas press club in new York Martin called for perseverance in efforts toward disarmament. The Vermont new Hampshire Christmas tree growers association will meet at to . June 15 at the Chester Grange Hall in Chester. Topics to be discussed include Aerial fertilizing pruning and weeding. A tour of a Balsam stand will also be taken. Crabgrass problem Crown Point ind. Up a crabgrass is an annual Law problem according to Lawrence l. Hoyle county Extension agent in landscaping. The seed germinates grows into a Plant a and reseed the same year so the seed from the crabgrass plants you had last year will cause the headaches this year. It would be much easier to maintain the turf if crabgrass did t Rob the desired grasses of nutrients water space and vigor. Whenever any condition weakens the turf cover such As Lawn diseases improper mowing height inadequate fertilizer application the crabgrass seedlings have a better Chance of growing. Crabgrass seed ordinarily germinates in the Middle of May. At soil surface it May germinate any time the temperature remains above 65 degrees with constant dampness for three to six Days Hoyle said. E it is easiest and most effective to control seedlings of weeds As they germinate. Hoyle recommends application of so called Quot pre emergence Quot materials for control purposes. 4-h news notes a creative activity Day planned at Camf Konawa by Marion s. Harris Home demonstration agent june 17 is the Day for the annual creative activity Day Camp at 4-h Camp Onawa. The committee consists of mrs. Arthur plaice of North Bennington mrs. Fannie Brimmer mrs. Lula Sweet and mrs. Hazel Sweet All of Bennington and mrs. Evelyn Jones of Dorset. All Are working hard on a program we Hope will be of interest to Home demonstration groups. Plastic molding is one activity to be taught by mrs. Jones. It allows creative expression in the use of some of our natural resources such As dried Flowers ferns shells and stones. Paper weights pen and Pencil desk sets boxes and other articles can be made but the committee will be working on a pen desk set. Holds of various shapes and sizes can be purchased to shape the plastic into form. Ghi Ordes knot a decorative stitch will be demonstrated by mrs. Hazel Sweet. This is an ornamental stitch used for making Bath Mats hot dish Mats chair seats bed room rugs and curtain decorating. The finished product has a looped or tufted appearance. Ball Point painted pictures will be demonstrated by mrs. Lula Sweet. Braided rugs will be demonstrated by mrs. Brimmer and Glamour jackets trimmed with braid will also be displayed. Any interested homemaker May attend. The time is 9 30 . To 3 30 . At 4-h Camp Onawa in Sunderland. Each per son who attends should bring a picnic lunch. Baked products Many recipes for baked products a cakes cookies Quick breads and yeast breads a now Call for a sifted flour. But Many recipes still in use were developed in the Days when All flour was sifted a and the measurements Are for sifted flour. Since there is More flour in a cup of a sifted than in a cup of sifted flour food specialists in the . say you must Effir sift before measuring or adjust the measurement to get the right amount of flour for these older recipes. To adjust a measurement from sifted to a sifted flour simply spoon rime into the dry measuring cup level it off and remove two level tablespoonfuls. Researchers compared sifted flour and a sifted flour in cakes and muffins. When the volume of a sifted flour was adjusted by removing two level tablespoonfuls from a measured cup of flour no difference was noted in the Quality of the baked products made with sifted and a sifted flour. However when a sifted flour was used without adjustment in volume muffins and cakes were less acceptable than products made with the sifted flour. Baking studies showed that spices and Cocoa did not blend uniformly by merely stirring them with the a sifted flour. So if your recipe Calls for spices and Cocoa you May want to sift them with the other dry ingredients for uniform blending. Onawa plans citizenship Laboratory set by James a. Edgerton county club agent Many 4-h�?Ters and parents have been calling about 4-h Camp dates. We will again hold two separate weeks of camping. The week of july 7-13 will be for Roll and 12-year-Olds. The week of july 14-20 will be for teenagers and 12-year-Olds who prefer to attend senior Camp. Please note that 12-year-Olds have the option of attending either Camp. Camps Are co educational. A letter and registration Blank will be sent to All 4-h families in the near future. Strawberry festival the seventh annual 4-h Strawberry festival will be held june 21 at the Home of or. And mrs. Bernard Whitman of North Bennington. Proceeds Are earmarked for 4-h Camp improvement. Six previous festivals have netted about $500 for 4-h Camp Onawa. The Public is invited. Many hands Are joined in making the festival an annual Success. All 4-h Camp directors serve on the committee with mrs. Whitman As chairman. 4-h members 4-h Junior leaders and 4-h adult leaders assist with work and support. The usual Strawberry festival menu will be offered. Short cakes sundaes shakes milk and Coffee will be fresh and frosty. 4-h members provide musical and dance selections. There wll be games and dancing for the youngsters. Serving will Start at 5 . The event will be held in the North Bennington High school gym in Case of rain. Citizenship Laboratory four Orange county 4-h ers and a project Leader have been chosen to represent Vermont at an experimental 4-h Laboratory in citizenship education to be conducted in Washington d.c., july 22 to aug. 3. Colin Billings Barbara Caldwell and Cherolyn Montgomery All of Randolph James Sherlock of Tunbridge and mrs. Charles Cushing of North Randolph will make up the team. According to m. Pauline Rowe associate state 4-h club Leader the 4-h ers will work on citizenship at local county and state Levels on their return from the could heart diseases be predicted interns Colorado Springs Colo. Apr coronary heart disease a the Bane of Middle age men May Well have its beginnings in teen agers and three Colorado Springs physicians Hope to find out. But they May have a Long wait for results because the study might take As Long As a Quarter Century. The three doctor shave recruited 500 Colorado Springs High school boys to take part in the project. The physicians Are or. Ralph w. Adams and or. John Hays 1961 Cadillac Coupe 2 tone full Power s3495�� 1961 Chevrolet Corvair 2 or. 2 tone Power Glide one owner Sharp $1495�� . Eddington inc. 239 main St. Bennington it. Both heart specialists and or. John Rice a pathologist. The project is aimed at finding the cause of arteriosclerosis a hardening of the arteries which interferes with the flow of blood and causes heart failure and coronary heart attacks. Quot we Are convinced Quot says or. Adams Quot that Artero sclerosis and coronary heart disease in Middle age men really starts when they re what causes it fats probably. Or. Adams says that triglycerides a or various types of fats including cholesterol a Are carried in the bloodstream. As we grow older or. Adams says the arteries and other blood vessels begin to Harden crack and grow rougher. Then these fatty substances Start to cling to the cracks in the Walls of the blood vessels and interfere with the flow of blood. Adams believes that by Middle age most americans have some degree of arteriosclerosis. Quot but we d like to be Able to detect it before a heart attack occurs. Right now we re just treating the end results we re making no headway in under the Colorado Springs project financed by a $10,500 Grant from the Colorado heart association a the three physicians will try to determine the Normal level of fats in the boys bloodstream. Then they will Check those with aug real amounts of fats and pos Fwy devise a Means for predicting which will get arteriosclerosis. Quot for the moment we re disregarding females Quot says Adams Quot because they have some substance in their blood that protects them from arteriosclerosis until after menopause. With women coronary heart disease is definitely one of late life but by the time they re in their 60j and 70s they surpass men in the amount of arteriosclerosis they the three physicians obtained cooperation for the project from a local school District. Sophomore boys from two High schools Are involved. Permission was also obtained from the youths parents. The first phase was to Check the physical characteristics of All the boys a including height weight blood pressure pulse heartbeat and skin fold thickness. The skin fold test is a Means of determining the amount of fat they have on their bodies. All were also asked about their participation in sports. Then technicians took a few drops of blood from the boys for analysis. The blood examinations says Rice will show the quantities and types of fats being carried in their bloodstream. Quot then if we can find an abnormal group Quot Adams says Quot we will Check them carefully and possibly try to correlate this with their family history physical characteristics and Portia is determine which will be susceptible to coronary heart All the boys will be checked again in two years. During this period similar tests will be run on other High school sophomores until 2,000 test results Are on hand. Quot then Quot says Adams Quot Well follow the abnormal youths for perhaps 25 years. If we find that one group develops the disease More than others we will possibly be Able to predict it in Advance and treat Adams says that if it s found that diet is the recommended treatment for preventing coronary heart disease another method will have to be found. Quot you can to Stop kids from a Normal life for 25 years Quot he says. Quot How can you Tell a teenager he can no longer Gorge himself on hamburgers and malts no if diet is the answer Well have to find another but Adams does believe that diet plays an important part in development of arteriosclerosis. Quot we understand that indians who still live on reservations in much the same circumstances As did their ancestors have a very Low incidence of coronary heart disease Quot he says. Adams Hopes to be Able to study a group of indians to see if this theory is True but so far Adams says they have received no cooperation from the . Public health service which handles Indian health problems. Workshop. Ten states will participate in the Laboratory at the National 4-h Center Iowa Maryland Michigan Mississippi Missouri Montana Nevada Pennsylvania Vermont and Virginia. The 4-h foundation was a principal award Winner in the 1962 National awards program of the freedoms foundation of Valley forge. Cited for its contribution to citizenship education in America the foundation has 13 such courses scheduled for 1963. The 4-h citizenship Laboratory will include lectures group discussions Field trips throughout the nations capital to places of importance for citizenship understanding and living and working together As a democratic group. Bug repellents do work but heed directions Black flies have invaded Vermont. They re found in areas of fast flowing streams when the larval form develops according to or. George b. Maccollom Vermont Extension entomologist. Soon the mosquitoes will add their troops to the fray and open warfare Between Man and insect will be on. But people done to have to be on the losing team Mao Collom declared. Superior sect repellents can be purchased now in bottles or pressurized cans. The chemicals were synthesized and fully tested for effectiveness by Federal and state entomologists. These insect repellents Are effective and Safe for general use on the skin and pm Cotton Linen or Woolen clothing. Follow Label directions closely the chemicals May affect an varying degrees certain paints varnishes some plastics and synthetic fibres. Maccollom suggested the following one repellent contains die Thyl Tol Amide. It is commonly called Quot deet Quot and sold under the Trade name Ayrshire characteristics Are pointed out by Henry Steele of Bennington right to Ricky Gordy a 4-h Dairy member during 4-h Dairy Day held recently at the Don Hanks farm in Salem n.y., and George Gordy farm in Rupert. Edgerton teen agers done to snack your Wayth roughs for some teen agers summer vacation is one Long raid on the refrigerator. Avoid the difficulties of too much snacking by following the Quot Basic four Quot food guide suggests miss Anna Wilson Vermont Extension nutritionist. The Quot Basic four Quot food groups Are Dairy meat vegetable and fruit and Cereal miss Wilson explains. The number of Servings from each group needed for the Dally nutrient requirement Are designated. For teen agers these include four to six cups of milk or its equivalent in cheese or ice Cream two Servings of protein Rich foods five Servings of fruits and vegetables make sure to include one Rich in Vitamin c and one yellow or Green vegetable which contains Vitamin a and four Servings daily of bread Cereal cake or cookies. Only really Active Young people need More of the Cereal group the nutritionist Points out. If you eat too Many foods from this group you do it at the expense of others. That a the trouble with snacks. You Don t get enough proteins or vegetables. Teen agers hear again and again that food plays a part in the kind of person they Are now and will become a by its effect on their appearance performance and personality. Yet when asked about what they eat they frequently say Quot of i eat plenty of or Quot i snack All the time. I open the refrigerator and grab anything in miss Wilson feels that although boys and girls May have ravenous appetites that a not the whole reason for continuous nonstop eating habits. Some just eat for something to do. Her solution the Quot Basic Hawley furniture co factory sales room a s i a k i i f j t j c r a hours select your cards from the areas largest card department. Pm. B i news office Evans raw. Inc 431 main St. Bennington it. On. Fathers Day be dad a Gin hell hear with Pride. Van Heusen shirts. Socks. Handkerchiefs. Pyjamas. Hats. Shoes. Neck ties. Sport Coats. Top Coats suits Shaffer is 506 main Street Bennington it

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