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Childress Index (Newspaper) - April 7, 1974, Childress, Texas 0 a a a it a a a taster program Given for club by liars. Jack liar in mrs. Jack Martin presented an interesting and informative program on easter i ends and symbols for Home arts club thursday afternoon in the Home of mrs John t. Fowler. Mrs Martin was introduced by mrs. Morris Higley member of the program committs a she opened her subject by saying Trie easter in this country is in the Spring when the Earth is Green and the Date varies but May not he before March 2 nor later than april 22. The Date period was established by the nicene Council in the fourth Elury. Easter a Pagan word possibly was derived from easter meaning Spring or Fertile or from estra the teutonic goddess. The Christian Story of easter comes from the holy Bible and familiar symbols include the in Ross of the Crucific lion thought to be made from the Dogwood tree which at that time grew tall and the Wood was hard providing Strong tight a for those condemned to death in compassion for the tree Chrisl according to legend alter etl the tree into twisted Small growth with petals forming a Cross marked with four Quot stains of blood and entered by a a a Wreath of thorns. The Lamb derive from the sacrificial lambs during passover the Spring Days of ritual in the jewish temples. Quot i my of god in reference to Christ is a Christian expression. Candles at easter Are symbols used As Are bonfires in Many european countries in Many churches. The egg Gay in color was ased As a Symbol of Spring it Stival by the chinese Long before the birth of Christ. The Rabbit was thought in Pagan Era to be a Symbol of life and Sac etl to the go Eldess of Spring. At the conclusion of her program. Mrs. Martin presented each member with a Small easter Basket filled with candies. In keeping with the program mrs Fowler had placed an easter egg tree on a table in her entry. The tree held Pink Elain eggs. Mrs. Roy Burch president presided and mrs. Gene Smith gave the Secretary a report and read a card of appreciation from or. And mrs. C. C. Broughton. Mrs. Chester Hufstedler was granted a leave of absence from the club the closing luncheon at 1 . On May 2 in Chaparral restaurant was announced by mrs. Higley. Miss Jisa Fowler student at the University of Texas. Austin Home for the semester break assisted her Mother in serving refreshments. Others present were mesdames Erwin Carter. D. O. Nash. C. C. Rosamond and Lush record. Engagement announced or. And mrs. Lewis h. White of 1513 Terrace Lane Are announcing the engagement of their daughter Janie and John Archer Roper son of or. And mrs. Archibald Roper of Wagram North Carolina. The wedding will be a High noon event at twelve thirty o clock on june 29 in the Columbia theological Seminary at Atlanta Georgia. Officiating will be reverend John Danhof of Dallas Texas and reverend Glenn Small. Miss White graduated from Austin High school in Austin Texas and received her a and a degrees at the University of Texas Austin. She has taught in the Austin Public schools and at present is teaching in King Springs elementary school at Smyrna Georgia. Her Fiance graduated from Wagram High school and from St. Andrews presbyterian College and now is a senior at Columbia theological Seminary. Pre school children immunizations target Bibish Days Tod say Happy birthday today to Kenneth Havins say Happy birthday tomorrow to mrs. Mary Witcher Marion Raiston Melissa Christy and tuesday to mrs. Pete Goffar Wayne Heckathorn Walter i. Lambert Iii Helen Mccain Carrie Miller Karen Mckee Ricky Emory to Seal Happy anniversary to or. And mrs. Rowden Cordeil a probability of epidemics increases As fewer pre school children Are immunize Al against preventable communicable diseases one authority warns. Quot in Texas vaccines have Rani used eases of communicable diseases hut the proportion of adequately immunized pre sch x lers is declining a causing great concern a or. Barbara a. St ars noted. The health education specialist. Texas agricultural Extension service. The Texas a amp a University system cited figures from a rec ent american medical association report Quot in l%4. The . Immunization Survey revealed that 88 per cent of children Ages one to four had received Thrett or More doses of polio vaccine Quot by 1972, this figure dropped to 6.3 per cent a the lowest in 15 years Quot f a too Many parents a including those in higher income brackets a wait until their children Start school to Quot get their shots Quot she continued. A if All children a including preschoolers received Complete immunizations diphtheria polio measles rubella German measles tetanus and pertussis whooping cough could lie virtually Texas school children. Or Sears pointed out. Have excellent Protection against these diseases a largely because of mandatory school immunization Law. Quot since the . Has a Cion relatively free from preventable communicable diseases for the last decade some families Arentt As prompt about getting their children vaccinated. A yet. Because of lower immunization Levels in Mexico and the frequency of Border quotable quotes from women by the associated press Here Are some quotable quotes from women during the week Quot i thought i was an outsider for the Oscar. I was so amazed. In a More pleased about this one than my first. Mum will get enormous pleasure out of it. We now have bookends Glenda Jackson Winner of the Academy award for Best actress. A it was predictable that sooner or later time would begin to pay the Price for its Tali trial Over investment in the destruction of the Lac silent that Price is the loss of journalistic prestige and Clare Boothe Luce widow of time magazines founder seconding a television commentators criticism of the magazines w watergate coverage Quot some women say they would rather not know if they have cancer. What they should know is that 75 per cent of All breast lumps Are nonmalignant research and cancer treatment has advanced greatly but sadly the rate of detection has not improved in .35 years mrs. Marvella Bayh. Mastectomy victim and wife of the de Wratic senator from Indiana. Speaking about reach for recovery and the american cancer society. M d. C. By pc Nee Kathy Bolden a a v. Or. And mrs. G. P. Bolden of Houston announce the marriage of their daughter Kathy and d. C. Buck jr., of Paducah Texas son of or. And mrs. D. C. Buck of 703 Avenue a Southeast Childress. Vows of the couple were solemnized on March 26 in the Skyline Baptist Church at Killeen. Reverend Ross Ward of Texarkana Arkansas Uncle of the bridegroom was the officiant. The Bride was presented in marriage by her father. Attendants were miss Linda White of Midland and the bridegroom s father. The Bride is a 1970 graduate of Lee High school and in 1973 of West Texas state University. The bridegroom graduated in 1965 from Childress High school and served four years in the United states Navy. Following his tour of service he attended Wayland Baptist College and Etsu where he received a is degree in 1973. Or. And mrs. Buck jr., Are residing in Paducah where he is administrator of Richards memorial Hospital. guides for furniture fire a a a a in effect Crossings. Texas always faces the possibility of outbreaks. A and the pre school population represents the most susceptible age group at present the specialist therefore urges parents to Start their children a immunizations Early in life. Quot also keep a personal immunization record on each child a show ing dates and kinds of immunizations received. Quot All must be validated by a physician or health clinic when a child starts to she added. A the Texas state department of health suggests the following immunization schedule which can be changed As necessary by a private physician. Basic series vaccines age 2 through 6 months diphtheria tetanus pertussis and polio. 12 months measles and rubella 15-18 months diphtheria tetanus. Put a Russis and polio. Booster doses 4-6 years diphtheria tetanus pertussis and polio 14-16 years tetanus diff Itheria thereafter every 10 yrs. Tetanus diphtheria the Federal Trade commissions Etc new guides for the furniture Industry Are now in effect one authority noted this week. She of Atricia a. Bradshaw housing and Home furnishings specialist. Texas agricultural f Extension service the Texas a amp a University system. Quot essentially a revision of 1963 Trade practice rules the Etc Felt that earlier standards did no to adequately cover changes in technology and materials. Quot these new regulations effective March 21, 1974, also will eliminate some misleading advertising and other deceptive practices. A a for example manufacturers must inform Consumers if an item uses plastic Vinyl Marble dust or other products to simulate Wood leather Marble slate. Quot furniture with veneered construction or simulated finishes must have attached tags or labels stating such information a a the specialist said. In the past some retailers removed tags and labels that gave information about an items construction and composition. Miss Bradshaw continued. Quot the new guides aim to Stop this a and also set Down specific rules concerning Labelling. Quot first manufacturers can to use names of countries to indicate style because some Consumers confuse this with where the item was f or example a piece of furniture manufactured in the . Can to be labelled just lasted it must state Quot danish design or a danish the specialist explained. A however they can use a chinese Chippendale a a French provincial a a italian provincial and a Mediterranean because the Public realizes these terms describe style rather than origin. Quot in addition when a manufacturer claims a product has been tested he must provide Clear conspicuous results a in laymen a language. A and he can to make a claim unless tests were conducted by qualified personnel a under conditions that adequately evaluate the furniture advertisers performance claims should be reasonably based she added. Quot they May be required to submit documentation of tests studies or other data to substantiate Validity of their claims important in the heart fund drive Are seated mrs. W. I. Hughes left and miss m Lecarter co chairmen for the House to House canvass. Standing from left Are mrs. Glenn Buckley local drive chairman mrs. Joyce Orgill. Regional director from Wichita flails for the american heart association and mrs. Weldon Hayes president of the local chapter. Not present for the photograph Tom Bailiff downtown drive chairman. The heart fund collected $1,770.37. Staff photo the Chii dress Index Childress Texas sunday april 7, 1974 Page four Jot �2�f �~�z��0 Ted and Mildred Henderson were reassured to hear daughter Judy a voice when she called them from a town 45 Miles from Louisville Kentucky thursday night. A spokesman for the Seminary Judy is a student had telex rationed the hendersons from somewhere wednesday night relieving their anxiety by telling them she was unharmed from the Tornado which struck the Beautiful City and killed More than 300 persons. At the time of the disaster Judy was in a Church basement with a score or More of children and adults working on an easter program. At one Point a Man asked what could cause the roaring noise he was suddenly hearing. Someone else thought it might be a train he doubted it and commanded everyone immediately to lie Down on the floor. All were Safe when the Tornado passed Over although Many of the windows in the Sanctuary above were blown out. Judy told her parents that the devastation was unbelievable whole facades of Large Lovely old Homes were torn away a leaving the furniture in place and resembling dolls houses with no fronts. The Tornado travelled a route Down the Middle of the Campus tearing away steeples roofs pillars Etc., blasting windows doors and crumbling automobiles with uprooted Trees. The City is without water and electricity. Judy was fortunate in a less vital Way too. Her apartment was on a protected Side of a building and escaped any damage. Others in the build ii were not so Lucky a and Many in Homes lost everything. Too Quot pleasant people paragraphs Good morning a to our dear friends Floyd and Edna Biddy a both in the Hospital. It was pleasant to have a visit with John Harvey Carter of Denver Colorado who was on business in Oklahoma City a and decided to drive to Childress to visit his brother Robert. John Harvey bought a copy of the Childress county Story while Here and was looking Forward to Reading about the Many families he had known As a Young Man living in our town. Robert and his Anne by the by finally got a two Day vacation the latter part of the week. Mrs. Dallas love of Cee Vee has been having a grand time of it touring the hawaiian islands with friends or. And mrs. Glen Bates and mrs. Shanks Walker of Paducah and a number of other members of the Farmers Union. Of my goodness a mrs Katie Bryant. A terrible Way to end the Nice Church women a luncheon on tuesday a falling in the Central Christian Kitchen a and fracturing a hip apologies to Lula Mae Carter a a devoted member of the Lols mentioned last week a but not included in the roster. Lula Mae Martha Wallin Viola Johnson Julia Jefferies Mary Jane Heath and Erwin and Pearl Carter were in Altus wednesday night for the Community concert program and were enthralled. Strictly Quot longhair music a but superbly presented by a russian pianist Walid Howrani of lebanese nationality a born in new York while his parents were in this country on a visit. Howrani could have a played forever Quot and not tired his listeners said Lula Mae. This is the last season for Altus cd a due to losses of membership we learn. Ltd a renewals and new subscriptions to Vernon Community concert Are available now. Come by my desk and pick up yours if you will. Too More people pleasantries a Dorothy Canup mrs. Harold had her bags packed for several Days a and As soon As she got the delightful news that her granddaughter Elizabeth Ann had arrived in a Goldsboro North Carolina Hospital a off she jetted to meet and Greet the Beautiful infant. Elizabeth Ann is the daughter of Glenn and Julia Canup head. Do Hope Dorothy remembered to take along her camera. I Tell our children this for anything a but in be seen a new born photos of All our grandchildren a and if you lined them up now before my orbs a i Tell one from another without looking on the Back for the name. Hour old crying infants a have a positive similarity in our family. And i am bold As brass to say so a Only pleased and proud parents and relieved grandmother could Call them Beautiful. It takes 24 hours for the Beauty to emerge. All Best wishes a to Ivy Lambert and May you have a speedy recovery from your heart surgery in Lubbock. Talking about grandchildren a Virginia Martin mrs. Jack gets a chuckle out of the order her three years old granddaughter Jennifer gave a condescending waitress in a rather posh restaurant her parents. Bob and Judy took her to recently. A a in la have Bologna please requested Jennifer. Bologna is her very favorite food. The waitress ignored her. Loudly and More firmly Jennifer repeated her order. The waitress masked her false dignity with an ersatz Smirk and rapped Quot we done to serve it was later decided by the Young family that Jennifer could select the next eating spot. That meal was not a Success. This Isnit exactly a a a pleasantry a and we Are sorry to report that the Arthur Sims family is having More than a reasonable share of illnesses. Their daughter sue mock mrs. Chuck had surgery in Houston a another daughter mrs. Martha Little had surgery last week in Wellington a and a daughter in Law mrs. John Sims is to have brain surgery monday in Hawaii. May All be in Good health quite soon. It was most pleasurable to visit with miss Lisa Fowler while she was Home during the Spring break of u of t. Lisa is a Lovely person and seems to enjoy chatting with her mothers friends As much As if we were years younger. She was charming thursday in dark Blue patterned Satin hostess pyjamas while assisting mrs. Fowler in entertaining Home arts club. In Between bites of the Light and Lucious Peanut butter Chiffon pie she had made a we chortled Over her telling about the Campus streakers. One afternoon a few Days ago a a Friend of ours took a popular soft drink out of her refrigerator and lifted the Cap with the opener a not paying much attention to the act. The Cap spun around Over the counter a and it dawned on her that something about it was different. She picked it up turned it Over and to her Shock Noti red it was a Budweiser Beer Cap. It had been completely sealed on the soft drink bottle top a took the same amount of strength to remove As any other Cap. That puzzler has nagged her since. Or. Palmer Massey and or. Harold Cheek were entertained by the mayor and other councilmen with a Steak supper in the Home of Bill Sager last tuesday. A pleasant hour for All concerned a and we wonder what they talked about. But not very much. Too Childress High school class of 1924 will have a reunion on july 19 during the old settlers Celebration and that wont be too Long in rolling around if you think on it Clarence Darter and Herbert Clift Are the spark plugs for the event and this is amazing a have contacted All but two living members of the class. They Appeal to any of you knowing the whereabouts of a Sterling Dyche a and Ruth Easdon. Please Call either of them on these two if you have any sort of info. You might be interested in the others who plan to attend a Reagan Andrews Dallas a George Bennett fort Worth a Floyd Cobb Encino Calif a Lorene Drummond Jean mrs. Charles a. Of Anna 111. A Elmer v. East Lubbock a Verbie Handley Crawford mrs. Chester of Hollis a Birdie sue Henderson Belcher Dallas a Nell Hudson Kinsey mrs. Neil of Pampa a Lucille Hulsey Stewart mrs. A. C. Of Pineland Tex a Weatherford w. Kinney Here a r. W. Kite now or. Of Kennewick Wash a Gerald Menefee Here a Stewart Newman buies Creek . A Chesley Pittman Wichita Falls a Arthur Powell Amarillo a Alma Ray Calkins mrs. Jack of Clovis . A Barnard Smith Lefors a Helen Smith Bain mrs. R. A. Of Amarillo a Maude Wilson Menlo Park Calif a sue Vinson please turn to Potpourri on Page five

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