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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 10, 1955, Florence, South CarolinaBecause i was just 20 and still in College when i married an Only child i worried somewhat about How much Independence we would have. But i owe a huge Vole of thanks to a Mother in Law who never once gave me advice on cooking housework or child care until i Aske d for it. In fact she con ones an old timer will Start suited me on new utensils about or. Cruse. Six and decorating tricks Bol four inches tall he storing my self Confidence weighed 320 pounds but he through those first months was nimble As a dancer and of Flat As a Pancake ome lets could outrun anyone. s Best remembered How Ever for his Genius As a Teller of tall tales and that Podner will almost earn a Man immortality in for and Bullet like biscuits. To top off her role of gracious Mother in Law she Faith fully took care of our first baby while i was finishing three courses of College work. Perhaps other Moth est Crete Austin Tex. It leu pay Lele a teacher Many ambitious Young people ers who Don t get along with teaching for Down m their married children might their Lake a tip from my wonder Ful Mother in Law. H., Milford Conn. The immortal texan the must interesting Man i have Ever heard Side of books anyway was my father in Law Forest Cruse of Nacogdoches Texas who had been dead for 20 years when 1 married his son. When my husband and i went to East Texas on our honeymoon his family and friends All had something to Tell me about his fabulous father. Even now 29 years later whenever we visit Naco do lists of possible vocations primarily because of the Low salaries. Teaching How Ever oilers a personal Satis faction that i doubt is possible in other More lucrative Fields. A teacher is sometimes the Only real Friend a Young child has. One Little girl took our music supervisor s hand and said to her i wish you were my a Mother wrote me just be fore Christmas i am glad you disciplined my son the Way you did. seemed to grow up. Ii was the Best Christmas present i will our basketball coach was selected As the outstanding Young Man in our City for 1954, primarily for his work with our Young boys. Financially i la admit the teaching profession still leaves much to be desired but mor ally and spiritually teaching pays and l. Lundquist principal senior High school Moorhead Minn. Remembrance of a Pioneer grandmother i do not collect rare Glass and i am not a Bird fancier but a White owl has a place of Honor on my shelf. The owl is a sugar bowl and his head is the lid. His kind is rare i am told but no collector would Ever want him for he frankly shows his age. Hair like cracks mar the smoothness of his Fea Tures and his eyes once Rosy Pink now reflect a cold Milky stare. Yet i would never part with him. was new without fault or blemish on my grandmother s wedding Day in 1849. was one of her prize gifts and she brought him with her when she moved from Ken Tucky to Missouri before the civil War. Grandmother was never Able to acquire Many Lovely things but she kept those she had including the sugar bowl and passed on through her children a love for the Lovely. Her body has slept in a Little Pioneer cemetery for More than 60 but her memory lives on with me every time i look at the old White f. D., Wya Conda to. A new approach to dieting Here is the system i have de Vised for keeping my weight Down when i set the table for a meal i put a Large dinner plate at each place but at my own place i set a Small Saucer. Then i keep telling myself one helping is All i m going to eat. I fill my Little plate and eat slowly so i won t finish before the rest do. By using a Saucer i can t put too much on my plate and by eating slowly everything s gone by the time i m finished. The Happy result is i can keep my weight Down or lose a few pounds whenever i mrs. Joseph a. Mullen Mari on ind. We pay for your utters we Welcome your views on any subject general interest. If we print your letter you will receive letters must be signed but names will be with held on request. We Reserve the right to edit contributions. Address letters editor family weekly 179 n. Michigan ave., Chicago 1, i. Now it is dusk. It has not been a Good Day. It has been a turbulent Day filled to the brim with my mis takes my longings and my forebodings. I am glad it is done with. I came Here to my window to rest a while. I found a Cloud. Nothing special. An Ordinary Cloud White curled at the edges Drifting As i am Drifting. As i sat Here the Sun touched the Trees for the last time this Day and left them. The night has begun to Comfort the grass and soothe the late Robin homeward bound. The sky is deeper Blue now and the Cloud has ebbed across its darkening face. Soon it will be gone. My eyes Are tired. The night is kind to them. I think there is a Young Star across the Meadow. It has been hesitating there waiting for its hour. It s a very Little Star not even Bright. But it is the first. The Moon will Rise. I remember How it rises Lush and Orange in its fullness slim and White in its newness. I have never known which is More Beautiful when it pours like liquid through my window or when it tantalize with its Young elusiveness. It does t matter. It must change too like the Cloud. To is Good to feel warm and contented and loved at dusk or it is a sad hour. If you Are alone even the last Cloud is poignant even the first Star is painful. But if you Are tired when the Day goes to sleep then it is Good to rest in the Twilight and dream a Little. Now it is quite dark. The Trees Are spilled Ink on the sky and the Dew has pattered across the lips of the leaves. I can hear music some where and the sound of voices but time is still and waiting. It has not been a Good Day but it is ended. Soon the Moonlight will find me and i will forget the Day and my eyes will close in the perfect gift. Sleep Fame p c c if i weekly North Michigan ave. Chicago 1. 111. Leonard s. Publisher Walter c. Dreyfus. Associate publisher Ben Karlman. Editorial director Melanie de proft. Food editor William a. Feiter. Art director Aii oblate editors Robert fit Gibbon Region Grusi a Levin Ion Jerry Klein encourage your child to be Independent by Gilbert p. Davy Crockett America s no. I hero by Robert fihgibhon.6 High. Cold and handsome summer drinks summer suits on the town by Allyn rice.10 words about music by Joey sasio.11 family weekly patterns.11 Kitchen with a to formation by Ruth w. Lre.12 the mystery of the widow s ashes by William t. Brannon.-.13 Junior treasure Chest edited by Wari Oric George Washington s first love by Burl ives.15 a Sailor Home from the sea has to be allowed his moments of reverie and reminiscence. For his was an adventurous Fife tie Rode the Ocean roads to far off places carrying precious cargoes passengers and Good will from port to port. pitted his navigational still against the Wiles of the sea in Good weather and foul. is a Wise old Man who has seen much of life. Photo by John Mechling from Fig address All communications concerning editorial features to family weekly. 179 n. Michigan ave. Chicago Iii. Send All advertising communications to family acc by. 17 e. -15th st. New York 17. N. Y. Contents copyrighted 1955. By family weekly Magazine. Inc., 179 n. Michigan ave. Chicago i. Lit. All rights reserved. Family weekly Magazine july 10. 1955

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