Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Sep 15 1957, Page 37

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - September 15, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaAbove random tile Syta no. 2652 aft random tile Slyh no. 2651 both a Tyler available in any length by 6, 9, or 12 feel wide be right in style with random tile new Armstrong Quaker floor covering the smart design and Lovely colourings of new random tile will help you bring into any room one of today s most fashionable decorating effects the smooth surface of random tile is easy to clean. It s k-99 you see the exclusive Armstrong enamel that wears 50% longer than Ord Mary floor covering surfaces. Get new random tile at your Armstrong dealer s now. Only about for an average sized room Armstrong rugs and floor coverings the Joneses keep up with us Fly Dick emt Noik thanks to some Clever Headword on the part of my wife s husband our family is pretty generally conceded to be the Pace setter in our neighbourhood As far As new acquisitions go. T if any of you Fellows want to use my system its Okay with me provided you Don t move to our Block basically stated my approach consists of two Steps 1. Buy things first and 2. Sit around and watch the fun. Exploiting this system a few months ago i bought a new hand operated egg beater for my wife because her old one weakened after 14 years of faithful service. The eggs have finally she said sadly. Til have to have a new a Paragon of generosity i skipped out and bought her one within the hour. Well sir the word soon rippled around the neighbourhood. Pretty am the Abe fitches bought a new Freezer the Vinsons turned up with a double oven Range and the find lays completely carried away with the spirit of Competition had their entire Kitchen refurnished. Just to prove that this was no Flash in the pan a utile later i invested in a set of recapped Snow tires for our car. Nothing ostentatious just Black Snow tires. For some left the bus parked in the driveway that first night instead of putting it in the garage. I suppose that s what did it within two weeks the Bronson and Star Weathers were driving new cars and Miller poor Chap turned in his 1939 Model on a 41. From then on i knew 1 had something. I began to put my agile mind to work at being Jones instead of trying to keep up with him. I d buy a Little Putty for the crack in the Vestibule Wall and mention it to a no time at All i was getting reports of elaborate re plastering jobs wallpaper and paint projects and in at least one Case a Complete Interior redecoration. I think i pulled my greatest coup one autumn afternoon when i was out raking leaves. I looked up and saw this huge furniture Van inching along the Street obviously looking for a delivery address. Thinking quickly i signalled the Driver to Back into our driveway where the lettering on the sides of the Van would be visible for at least two blocks in either. Direction. By talking rapidly on a wide variety of topics to hold the Driver s interest i managed to keep him there for a Good 15 minutes. I had t spent a cent but my Little strategy paid off. One family started the Ball rolling the very next Day with a 21-Inch television set another bought a pair of drum tables in Cherry Wood and someone else got caught for new dining room furniture. Some Day i d like to buy a new Lawn chair or two but 1 honestly Don t know whether my neighbors can afford it. 10 family weekly september

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