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Independent, The (Newspaper) - January 15, 1962, Pasadena, CaliforniaRuss Leadabrand As see it it was one of those kinds of weeks. Al Rel Mirror and Tho examiner folded. Then president made has Tuata of the Union talk Ami old decided to go Back to Washington . All this sort of goings on makes a follow kind of misty. Walked into Sumner s office and Saidi and said what do you and i dug my toe in the broken place in the linoleum the poor Guy never did get carpet on his floor and said not Many of us old Independent people old Bill looked out Over the City room agreed. Not said remember Runyon s magic Santa clans in the and to laughed that one. And then Bill said remember Silver and we both laughed at that one. Then we started naming the people who used to be with tha paper and have moved Tway. And the list got longer and longer and there were some Guys whose names we could t remember but whose faces we could recall and there were a couple of names we could remember but there were no faces to go with them. I m cleaning out my desk said the Boss who was doing just that. Kind of chokes me threw out some of the old Blue Points people used to buy. Canned goods will during world War if a couple of match folders bearing the Blue Eagle a Coffee stained copy of Colliers. Chokes me i nodded. There was a Lump in my Throat. Got something Here for you old Bill said and handed me .1 loiter. "1 was going to use it in the column but since that s gone it s All what can you say to generosity like that t just nodded again and stumbled out of his office. A la talc after that was gone. His wastebasket stood full and his desk was empty. It made me sort of misty like i said. Hera s the letter gave me. Dear or. Sumner since your column always has such in emmy Lou Turc Slang happenings discussed in it i thought that this Little experience of mine might make some interesting Reading. Last saturday . 30, in the Miscella. Neon wanted Section of the ads there was n Large and stating that this person at 1434 Park place san Marino would pay for All Christmas Trees Over a certain height. Throughout the rest of the holidays my four children pestered me to sell our tree which happened to meet the specifications so that they could each have a extra 25 cents. This afternoon Jap. 2nd, our tree having become Unstrung the rest of us was ready for burning in be olde fireplace. After much persuasion i finally loaded the tree and four kids into the family station Wagon and off we went to the House in san Marino. Just like the old Nursery rhyme when we got there the cupboard was Bare. It seems that some person had become most unhappy with the Man of the House for some unknown reason and Hail decided to enliven the holidays for everyone. put the and in the paper to run for seven Days. As you can imagine these charming people now have que Lac a few Christmas Trees. I will say one thing i would have been curious for the rest of my Days wondering what in the. World anyone wanted old Christmas Trees for. When i brought the four children Back Home sans their quarters they sighed philosophically and said Well let s go out and see who needs their lawns raked As for me 1 will always remember that Seldom docs one get something for nothing and enjoy the Pine Needles crackling in the fireplace mrs. Bruce Walker thanks Bill. Pm sorry that things did not work out for mrs. Walker. I Hope the Man in Washington . Buys All your old Christmas Trees and that you find the magic Santa Claus in All your closets. Peter j. Slein Colm. . 900 calorie dieting originally Only one or two Compa Nies had the lucrative Doo caloric diet Field 16 themselves. Now there Are More than too companies Selling the magic diet in liquid or powder form. When so Many competitors Rock the boat it invariably sinks. You have guessed am opposed to Short cuts in dieting. Although these for Mulas arc supposed to have All the Neces sary minerals vitamins proteins fats and carbohydrates something is necessarily missing. Of nature did t intend us to bite and Chew Many varieties of food sighs i doubt that she would have provided us with Teeth. If you Are. Many pounds overweight you need the supervision of a doctor to help you take off the excess. There s no hurry. In fact if you have complications like diabetes or atherosclerosis it s often better to go slow. If you Are Only a few pounds Over you can do it All yourself. You Don t need a Tor nor do you need a fast acting 900-calorie regime you can t stay on it All your life and when you go off it and Back to your regular diet again you will Likely regain. A year ago 1 watched a pharmacist wait for a Stout woman to make up her mind whether she wanted a reducing formula or chocolate flavor. After 15 minutes of hesitancy she decided upon the chocolate. Recently i asked the same druggist How the 900-calorie diets were going. said still Selling but they be slowed up quite a bit. People Are tired of diet fads. But i m not worrying they la be Back in droves when the next one sweeps the meanwhile let me repeat a simple work Able formula for sensible weight reduction eat everything you have in the past but Cut Down on the usual portions. You re bound to lose. And you in be forming a habit you can live with for the rest of your life. That s some Lhing we can t say for special formula diets. For mrs. A Many persons Are subject of the cause of canker sores in the Mouth cause any More than we Are always certain of the cause of canker sores in the Mouth. But we do know that these blisters some times come Afler exposure to intense Sun Light after stomach upsets and following emotional excitement. Some women have them at the beginning of menstruation. There is no specific therapy. Except in stub born cases blisters disappear within a few Days without treatment. For or. A most people think of Carbon monoxide poisoning As always being an acute emergency. However Many patients complain of chronic symptoms of headache nausea weakness for Days and weeks be fore this diagnosis is even considered. You should be suspicious of Carbon monoxide poisoning especially when you say that All the members of your family arc having Iden tical symptoms. Be sure to have an expert Check on the heating apparatus in your Home. Or. Steincrohn s leaflet when to suspect your Gall will be mailed of you on receipt of a stamped self addressed envelope and 10 cents in Coin Lor handling. Address your request to. Or. Steincrohn this newspaper. Bell synd Citi Virginia Ray just in the family dear miss Kay there s something rather strange about that one year scholar ship offer to usually scholarship refers to payment of tuition for the period indicated. But look Al these figures 888 Blue Chip books Al each Westmont tuition for 10g1 and 62, Westmont Catalon 169k62 estimated Cost of year Al w. Including tuition Board room fees books to so even if Pam s such an outstand ing person that the Blue Chip people Are eager to pay All her expenses there s still a considerable discrepancy Between the Cost at Westmont and the value of the stamp books. Hundreds of Young people in this area work hard each summer to earn their col lege tuition. Over others study at the Fine non tuition Public colleges Pasa Dena City College . State Urcla. Is there any real reason Why Pam can t stand on her own two feet and earn her tuition or else choose a College which has none Lois mrs. Russell Mohn Pasadena and mrs. Nina h., who is Well known to Many in this area wrote of an experience she had with a similar request adding be fore we go into such requests for Stamps we must have verification which i suggest should come from the stamp i feel sorry to burst Pam s dream Bubble but these letters show inc general reaction to her request. I might add that a male Reader had sent in the suggestion prior to receiving Pam s request that we collect such stamp Hooks through the column to be used in aiding the Little mexican orphanage Casa in la Esperanza i must admit it had been a tempting idea. All of us who have Al Slid it have such t Strong desert u help toward another building on the a Small infirmary so that any sick child can be kept apart from the others. But we just weren t courageous enough to ask that read ers sacrifice their prize stamp books. But look Here Pam if you can give clearer information about this whole thing Well be Happy to print it for you. Brevi ties. Offered used but clean twin size innerspring mattress. Must be picked up. Call by. 7-6242. Nole to Odette thank you for the cute sketch Virginia at her typewriter Wilh her daily i especially enjoyed the engaging Halle Bird atop one big stack. I showed it to Tweeter napping now on my As it was his first portrait. Sorry to say could t have been less interested. To Jerry no you Are wrong and your chum is right. Even though the Bride plans the gown you Are of Wear As a bridesmaid you pay for it. Perhaps if you explain that you and your chum prefer each other s colors the Bride will make the change. Since you want to Wear the gowns later As form als you naturally want them in your own special colors. However the Bride must agree to inc switch. Who is of. M. We have a very Fine Letler for to be forwarded from Box Calalina station Pasadena. But f. M. A who a vans communication to to through wrote or. H., has not sent us any name or address. It is an Odd quirk that so Many renders who want help make it impossible for anyone to help them Thi Index joint Jon. A 1962 vol letters to the editor Reader s forum o boy out inert who s been circling Block for. Minutes. What s waiting to lentils menace you better Stop pm Dod they re fighting your Jack Lefler investment year is quite different brokers and investors Are finding january 19g2 far different from january 1961. John w. Edgerton investment analyst for the brokerage firm Goodbody co., has delved into the contrast Between the two periods. Points out thai the Stock Market started 1962 just As it did 1961 with a Day of decline. But there the resemblance ends. A year ago the business news was poor but the Market after a bad opening Day turned around and moved up ending the year with a 23 per cent gain As measured by Standard poor s average of 425 industrials and a 19 per cent gain in the Dow Jones average of 30 industrials. There is another marked difference Between this Janu Ary and Edgerton says. A year ago there was an air of expectancy. Some observers expected immediate inflation Ary moves by the new administration others took the die hard View that a democratic administration was unfavourable to business. Brief letters slant the Best Thanee publication. The editor reserves the right to trim those that Are too Long. Every letter including any signed with

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