European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives May 8 1968, Page 15

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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - May 8, 1968, Darmstadt, HessePage 16 the stars and stripes wednesday May 9, 1968 evenings world travellers Christine Pullian and son Ricky record Day s events. Mrs. Pullian tapes her impressions. Ricky writes his in diary. He s on third now. Rod the world on Peanut Butteri mrs. Pullian replenished Peanut butter Supply at . Embassy shop in far East uses it now for inexpensive Roadside lunches. Globe trotting twosome walk in German Woods. They stopped in Darmstadt to visit sgt. And mrs. James Kelley old friends from shows toys picked up on Way. By Mary Neth staff writer no world traveler should be without a big stir of Peanut least not if she s a mom travelling with a 10-year old s the word from Christine Pullian a Seattle wash., schoolteacher now on the final leg of a round the world journey with her son the budget starts running thin we Start spreading the Peanut butter thick she notes. We re sure doing that pulling off the Road and munching on Peanut butter sandwiches Ricky could eat them three times a Day we really mom and son combo left the states sept. 15, 1967 since then they be visited the s o u t h seas Hawaii was great but Tahiti overpriced new zealand it s truly a Kelley Green country. Austra Lia we liked it so much we stayed a month Las mania the Philippines Okinawa Japan that coun try really impressed me so clean the people Friendly and honest and Iran India Pakistan Afghanistan Egypt Turkey and now for the first Lime on the trip the to Are travelling by car. It s Nice to be Able to so when you like notes mrs. Pullian but Gas is lit d Al the two tour Europe they la visit tin sea Donavian countries and then head Back to the where mrs. Pullian must attend a teacher s Confer ence in july. How did the Globe trotting journey b in. It was really a last minute scramble. U s a Pullian. I d applied for a year s sabbatical a but i did t think i d really get it. When the word came that it had come Tsinou i it was too late to apply for a Fellowship so j downtown to a travel agent and bought the Tiu i we had just two months to plan the i Tineri T put things in order. Really not enough tune teacher s sabbatical can be used for evil i or travel. Mrs. Pullian will give lectures about the trip on her return to taking the trip meant taking Ricky Mil o f scow for a year but i think it s Well Worth i to a and of course he thinks it s the Grea is. Not everyone was so enthusiastic " friends thought i was mad says mrs. 11 " "d3i"you la never be Able to make it on in they told me but we re doing it 0.vfriends also wondered if travelling with a u old might not be confining socially. Noji. Don t know Ricky says mrs. Pul urn. K j j turn around he s met some Man lined up a me. It s really embarrassing sometimes. Mrs. Pullian advises travellers to Patk of liquid Spray starch and Only two Man the first really helps when it comes to Cotton dresses in hotels along the Way. A changes you Wash out one each in Eldon t have so much to lug about. We �1u" brought too Many then i would t let Ricky pack even one just was t room. But we be found up Tiuis us in Australia and new zealand we " a of breakfast Veroul for the Cut out games m and an airline gave him a marvelous i is set that s kept him occupied hours " an tra mrs. Pullian has one other tip Foi i � Vou j Elers buy a youth Hostel card us Ihn a qualify in any Way get a student cail0l real savings. I be got reductions Foill a in almost every country through to Aiu to notes. And of course Don t forget us i

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