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Blytheville Courier News (Newspaper) - July 7, 1936, Blytheville, Arkansas Tuesday july 7, 1936 Blytheville Ark courier news Page three. A e e essential Sta the c Mmott knit Jar individualistic Kitchen should receive consideration in planning of any new House a garage is almost As necessary in the plan of a House nowadays As a Kitchen or living room. There Are few families in Homes of their own who do not have cars so tile garage has a become a major problem in planning and designing houses of All sizes. The first question that comes up is where to put the garage. Shall it be detached shall it be connected by a porch or shall it be an integral part of the House when automobiles first came into Vogue the garage was stuck in the Back of the lot where the stable used to be and perhaps the fear of fire had something to do with placing it there too. Later. As this fear decreased. It was hooked onto the House by a porch or As an Extension. Usually it was placed in an inconspicuous position still resembling the poor relation. But lately architects have recognized the fact that it is part of the House and Are designing it As such. And they place its door j As near tile Street As it possible. Both to shorten the necessary driveway and to keep the rear of the place Clear for development. There is also the matter of keeping it heated in Winter. A garage should be deep enough to accommodate a car Comfort ably without having to gauge the distance by inches and it should be wide enough to allow free passage on at least one Side of the car. Where possible it is advisable to add a few feet in one direction to accommodate a w Ork Bench. In collarless houses an additional foot or two provides a space for rough storage. The door should be of a Type that can be easily operated both from within and without. It is not necessary to fire proof the inside of the garage unless the code demands it. But it is advisable to do so if possible. For wherever inflammable Are stored there is always the possibility of fire. So precautions should be taken. You May fireproof your present property with funds obtained under the terms of the modernization credit plan of the Federal Hou lug administration. Aluminium paint deflects heat of summer Sun research has shown that to a Large extent the heat in a Home in summer is due to Radiant heat from the Sun. Simple Means by which a considerable amount of this heating effect of the Sun May be retarded Are the use of awning window shades which Are coated with aluminium foil or aluminium paint on tile Side exposed to the Sun or by the use of venetian blinds tile outside of the slats being painted with aluminium paint. By exposing metallic surfaces to the Sun tile Radiant heat is reflected to a sufficient degree to produce added summer Comfort. When coated shades or venetian blinds Are used. The windows should always be opened slightly preferably at top and Bottom to allow for a Small amount of ventilation. Offer course in e i housing question Box of you Are adding a loom to a front door that is unprotected your House und want to drop the is often the cause of an unwell floor to a lower level have come Bath waiting guests. White Oak. Used for shelves and drawers in this room gives the effects of panelled Walls. Ample closet and drawer space is provided and the Corner cupboard offers a place for Glaas Aud China. Casement windows Over the sink allow the housewife plenty of Light and air while she is preparing the meal or washing the dishes. Every once in a while the average Home maker wants a Kitchen that is entirely individual and does t resemble in tile slightest the yellow and Blue or the red and White or the Pink and Brown work shops of her friends. In remodelling an old House one House wife found Lier Opportunity. Tile room had papered Walls originally and wide Board floors. It had been an addition to the House and one Wall originally the Back of the House was of Brick. When the family bought the House a loan for the repair and modernization of the Home was obtained from a private financial institution which held a contract of insurance with the Federal housing administration. White Oak was used for building in a series of closets and cupboards giving the effect of panelled Walls. A Small amount of Wall space showed Between tile dish i closets and lower drawers. This was covered with a paper having a Street scene design and added a Bright note of color the original floors were left intact. As was the one Brick Wall a Corner cupboard was built for glassware. And next to it was a closet for brooms and mops a new sink was completely enclosed with the Oak shelves and cabinets. Casement windows were placed Over the sink where one Small window had been before Central lighting was used. New Type electric bulb for mirrors a new Type of electric bulb or perhaps it would he More proper to say tube is now available it is cylindrical in form and is particularly suitable for the sides of mirrors or Over Kitchen sinks or ranges or other places where a Long even Light is desired. The lights Are about 16 inches Long and fit into special sockets. The a Ost is not excessive however. Or. N. L. Cissell builds Large animal Hospital the erection of an animal Hospital was the principal building activity started within tile past week or n l. Cissell has started tile budding 44 by 70 feet at the rear of his Home. It will face North second Street. This building is to be for Largo animals to be operated in connection with the Small animal Hospital which he built this up ing among the residences recently improved Are the w t Oberst House at big w main Street which has been re roofed and the Russell Farr residence at 1120 w Walnut Street which is being repainted. Hirvi school students Given practical information about building Buffalo n y a the �?oarith-1 Metic Home ownership project is being offered As a fifth year course at the technical High school her following tile interest shown by the students this Spring in planning a Model Home. Tills course was planned at the local office of die Federal housing administration and includes the drawing up of plans und specifications Tor Homes in a Price Range of Sixx to $8,500 it is designed to give students a practical knowledge of die theory of Home construction. Eight special students together with die entire senior class Are registered for next years course calling for preliminary drawings drafting of Blue prints and the making of a Model scaled to i Inch to a foot plumbing electrical mathematical structural steel photographic and Interior decorating details will be worked out by the students. In the Tirui course Given at die school tills Spring under the direction of principal Richard d. Dry a Home was designed of fire pans construction with insulated Walls in modern design. The House was priced at approximately 10.000 school authorities in neighbouring districts have announced that they will include the project in next semesters curriculum. Build porches Low for open air effect a living porch that is close to die Earth gives tile feeling of out of doors More than one that stands two or three feet above Grade. Even with houses built Well off the ground tile porch can be placed near Grade und a decorative flight of Steps at the door can be the connecting link this Calls for unusually High pillars or posts but they can be made quite effective. Q there is an awful lot of Spring in oui living room floor. Do you think this dangerous a not necessarily. However if it i. Possible to get it the under Side a1 the floor it might be Well to examine it carefully. Perhaps it just needs some bracing or bridging As it is called or it May be that the joists Are not deep enough for the Span in which Case a girder or some other Central support should be placed Midi i the joists. Another possibility is that termites May have weakened Purt of the floor. It this is so you had better have an exterminating company go Over the whole House. Q Many of the tiles on our bathroom Walls have become All Check ered with line Brown lines. Is there any Way of getting rid cd these a the Only Way is to replace Hie tiles these tiles have crazed which is not unusual in glazed tile tile same tiling can be seen in much old Cliine. A not Al Nash i a1 tile is less Apt to craze than those with a High gloss finish. Definite equity it will be up to Hie tenant to negotiate such a loan. The owner might endorse the note so As to give the tenant better credit facilities least two Steps one step is Dan whenever possible a front door serous and frequently causes soil should have at least a Hood Over Otis fulls it. Metal pans under tile prevent leaks Shower stalls should have pulled Rosier Metal puns placed under the tile flooring to prevent leaks if possible these pans should be carried up the Side Wall to a height of about six feet Wile Quot hairpins Quot can be soldered to these Metal Walls at frequent intervals to provide u Means of attaching the la ii i to the tile to what Are tile things to guard against in building u retaining Wall f Ltd a a a be sure there Are adequate anchors that is pieces that extend Well into the Earth und ure securely bonded to the Wall. If a reinforced Wall is used these anchors should be made an integral part of the Wall itself if the Wall is built of Small units then Long stones must be used tile Wall must be like a capital l and the weight of the Earth on the foot of tile l must be sufficient to keep it from tipping Over backward food materials and work Manship Are of course essential and Hie Wall of u Large one should be designed by in engl near Magazine cupboard preserve neatness in a living room or Library or even in the Hull of there is a space to build a cupboard for the storage of old magazines and other things that accumulated but Cunt be thrown out immediately aut h a cupboard is u great convenience and a Boon for the housekeeper whose duster must keep the rooms clean. Courier news classified ads pay now is the time to build your Home easy monthly payments this company will gladly help you with your loan applications. Through arrangements perfected by the american Asphalt roof corporation we have connections with the planters Bank and Trust company Forrest City Arkansas whereby it will Bandle All new construction Federal housing administration title two approved Loans in Blytheville and Vicinity. East Arkansas builders Supply company re r. Jones mgr. Phone 29 read Cornier news classified Ada a Cooling system that requires no Upkeep when your attic is insulated with lied top insulating Wool it keeps your House Many degrees cooler virtually amounting to a Cooling system without any operating or Upkeep Cost. Let us estimate the Cost of insulating your Home. The Amo Himber co. Of course you Don t live on the roof you live under it but when you think How Little a roof really costs compared to the number of years it lasts its surprising that anyone would live under a Leaky one. A new roof will Cost less than the cheapest automobile not any More than a Good radio or electric refrigerator. And its just As easy to buy. $25.00 per month buys a Ford is hut $7.50 per month will buy a roof. It member too that we recommend certain teed Universal shingles because they make a Beautiful roof that is locked on and Quot Miller Zed by a scientific process insuring Long life. Phone too or Stop in and let us explain How you can easily put on a certain teed Universal roof under the Fua plan. I our entire Stock of wallpaper is now on Sale at closing out prices i Vej i i lumber j l too j j of y the Vil i a . Robinson r lumber co. .3 la tilt House of my tenant Farmer is in Bud shape can i get u loan under the National housing aet and repair it he agreed some years ago to buy it. But the times have been so get us that be has paid virtually nothing on it will this agreement stand in the Way of my getting a loan a if ownership run be established the owner can get the loan. It tile tenant has established a buy Norge plow and by bunk of Complete food Protection faster freezing on hot Days greater Over All Economy f choose the refrigerator with the Prest action Lex Fletch it Combine to on bottle end deify reek it sliding Utility Besket it adjustable shelf improved automatic flood Light closely spaced shelf Bart Many other improvements end refinements. A so a the surplus powered Norge Roi Lator compressor huh no other refrigerator hat is your Assurance of More cold faster freezing just when you need them most. Only a big powerful compressor such As Norge has in All models can give such Complete refrigerator satisfaction. Compare specifications Don t rely on claims alone. See the Norge before you buy. Phone too we do the Rev. Suni Rumbf r sex Aff Kansas i i Norge Hardaway appliance co. Phone 233 109 s. Second St. An investment in one of our Homes will bring satisfaction and enjoyment to the whole family Best Home bargains Ever offered 36 houses for Sale at bargain prices buy that Home now 1320 Holly St. 2 houses or Price of one 600.00 1114 Houy is 4l room Frame $700.00 1208 Houy St. 5 room Frame $800.00 1919 Vine St. 3 rooms Frame Houe and store $150.00 1911 w. Cherry 4 rooms Frame $300.00 1618 w. Cherry St. 4 rooms Frame $500.00 1601 w. Sycamore s rooms Frame. $450.00 514 North Lith 7 rooms Frame Home $350.00 division amp Railroad be Corner 5 rooms Frame $700.00 512 North 5th St. 6 rooms Frame $600.00 321 e. Dougan St. 4 rooms Frame $600.00 313 e. Dougan St. 5 rooms Frame $700.00 209 e. Dougan 6 rooms Frame $1250.00 100 w. Cherry 6 rooms Frame $1000.00 105 e. Rose St. 4 looms Frame $500.00 101 e. Rose St. 4 rooms Frame $400.00 120 e. Sycamore 4 rooms Frame $300.00 127 e. Sycamore 5 rooms Frame $450.00 131 e. Sycamore 5 rooms Frame. $400.00 120 e. Vine 6 rooms $400.00 908 South Lake St. 4 rooms Frame. $400.00 612 South Lake St. 6 rooms Frame $500.00 411 Lilly St. I rooms Frame $1000.00 414 e. Sycamore 6 rooms Frame $600.00 405 Lilly St. S rooms Frame. $750.00 Corner Poplar la Lilly Southeast Corner 6 rooms $1000.00 420 e. Sycamore 4 rooms Frame $400.00 411 e. Vine St. 5 rooms Frame $750.00 403 e. Vine 5 rooms $450.00 405 e. Vine 5 rooms. $450.00 801 s. Clark St. 5 rooms Frame. $400.00 910 w. Hearn St. 7 rooms Frame $2500.00 Davis and Dolmar so Corner 4 rooms. $300.00 photos of in office come in and look them Over and pick out one you like and we will be glad to show it to you. Morse amp Kirshner phone 285 114 North second St

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