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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - February 10, 1974, High Point, North Carolina It High Point Enterprise sunday february to 1974 House of the week Check on attic insulating split level roof adds More space outside of split level gives feeling of old fashioned Quality by Andy Lang split Levels have come a Long Way since the Stark versions that made their appearance shortly after world War ii. Many variations have styles All their own such As this appealing House with its Eye appealing mansard roof Over the bedroom Wing. With two slopes on each of its four sides this Type of roof was created by Francois mansard in the Early 17th Century for the specific purpose of providing More headroom upstairs. Architect William g. Chirgotis has used it Here for that reason As Well As to enhance the exterior. The master bedroom suite with Long expanses of Wall space for easy furniture placement stretches 19�?T from the bedroom Hall Wall to the rear of the House and features Glass doors leading to a private Sun deck. An archway connects the room to a Large dressing area with mirrored vanity and two closets. Adjoining the dressing area is a private bathroom. In addition to a Vantory with full length Mirror there is a free form roman rub set in a filed floor and a water closet screened from View by ornamental wrought Iron railings and Gates. Two other bedrooms each with double exposure Are served by a sizable bathroom with a Dibie Bained plastic topped vanity and Mirror As Well As a tub with built in Shower. Two Linen closets Are in the bedroom Hall. The formal living room 23�?T6�?� Long is directly to the left of a Large foyer and features an angular Bay window. The adjacent dining room is accessible from the living room and the Kitchen. Modern in every respect the Kitchen Dinette Complex has an efficient layout of built in cabinets appliances and counter space. If is enhanced by an imposing Dinette area in the form of a Semi circular Bay window with nine casement windows. Not just a Little snack space it is Large enough for All informal family meals As Well As breakfast. Off the Kitchen is the family room 19�?T Long set off by a striking arched fireplace built into a Brick Wall. Next to the fireplace is a sliding Glass Wall that looks out to the rear Garden. The rear of this room with its fireplace and Glass Wall can be seen directly from the front foyer creating a Fine first impression for visitors. A powder room is conveniently located off the Entrance foyer. The level underneath the bedrooms has an oversized two car garage entering from the Side a playroom opening to the outdoor living area a Den or fourth bedroom and a full Bath Complete with stall Shower. The Alcove connecting the playroom with the Den and Bath has space for laundry equipment which is concealed when not in use by Means of a folding door partition. Design r-50 exhibits artistic lines on the exterior and a lavish Interior layout. They re slimming London a free slimming centers Are being opened by the Borough Council of Hounslow a London suburb. People attending pay 24 Pence about 6 cents a week. A the Money is used to buy Small gifts which Are Given for every Stone 14 pounds lost a a Council official said. Councillor mrs. Mary Smith who admits to weighing a a bit Over 21 Stone 294 pounds a has promised to reduce her bulk by 147 pounds by the time the Borough s mayor completes his year of office next May. Rooms Are of generous size in this layout House of the week the High Point Enterprise High Point North Carolina by Ivun Brown How Good is your emergency i.q.? a lot of families were put to that test recently when they were deprived of heat Light and water Many for As Many As five or More Days during an East coast ice storm. They did no to exactly fail the test. They found coping with an emergency can be an exercise in frustration. You can know what to do about almost everything that has happened but you May be stymied by conditions beyond your control. For example if you have baseboard hot water heating you know that in a Power outage water should be drained out of the pipes before the temperature drops below freezing. But if the Power company estimates that repairing broken lines might be Only a matter of hours or a Day one is inclined to wait. When the Power does no to come Back Day after Day and the temperature suddenly goes Down you May be caught with your pipes in a freeze. You May also know to keep your fireplace going but you May not Trust it if it has not been serviced recently. Lots of people had to get their fireplaces started after Long disuse and they were sceptical All the time. Many were afraid to leave the fireplace for a minute. Others Lek them and had fires. In one Community at least one unoccupied House burned. Everyone knows he should keep his firewood like his powder dry. But Many people were caught with woodpile hundreds of Yards from their houses at Points where they had sawed Down Trees. Some had to use crowbars and axes to dislodge ice Laden logs laboriously lug the logs Over the icy ground to their House and then try to dry them at the Hearth before using them. There were people who were fond of talking about the ice storm they had experienced 20 years before and How when they saw the storm approaching they had filled Many jars with drinking water and bathtubs with water for washing dishes cooking and Flushing and How they had made enormous stews so food could be reheated at the fireplace if necessary. After All the talk two decades later even As they watched ice build up heavily on the Trees and the lights Flicker they never thought about making such preparations this time. Many did no to run to stores either for the candles kerosene flashlights they knew might be needed. And when they did the stocks were depleted. Some Lucky types latched on to generators and these provided Power and Comfort but in at least one instance the family suffered More when the Power actually returned a the Generator was still on the Power rushed to it and All the electric wiring in the House burned out. People slept at their fireplaces and kept candles burning under sink pipes. Others complained that the cold eventually went right to their Bones no matter How Many knitted Caps scarves sweaters pants and stockings were worn with boots so husbands bustled children and wives to motels. Men stuck by chimneys alternately dozing and putting Wood on the fire. Continuous aluminium guttering use Sears easy payment plan is year aluminium guttering guarantee of Ihu Finus Bli mrra. Or arts pm Elk it old Crim fail within one year of Hale we will Furnoh new gut. Tring free of charge. During the remaining 14 it Eart if three de. Fecia occur we wit put tic new guttering charging on Lar i is of the current regular Brue for each year Fruia Date it application. Custom made at your Home gutters Are made with exacting precision by our factory on wheels. Seamless construction helps make these gutters water tight and rust resistant. Acrylic finish is baked on for Long Wear. Resists leaking and cracking too. All work professionally done by Sears authorized installers. Iii gallation guarantee a a of a Frecia should appear in Ioa Tau lation workmanship within on year of installation. Seam will upon notice from you Rauta Ucb defects to to cd traced at nuns a a additional coat. Installed i 49 fool Inal alled downspouts and elbows not included. Removal of existing gutters additional. Call Sears for a free estimate shop at Sears Anh Savi satisfaction gunman Tcori or your Money Back 101 s. It a a Renn St. High Point . A Csc of a Csc Imp Cave Menf scars phone 885-1031 Sears Roebuck and co. Enclosed is each for of design no. R-50. Baby blueprints Dinette area of Kitchen is set in Bay window Section enclosed is $1 for ranch Homes Booklet. Enclosed is $1 for your Home Booklet. Enclosed is $1 for practical Home repairs name. Strut City state. Zip want to Bly tue Best a no paint Home siding in a Icidale Check Wiir prices before you buy Raynor paint amp aluminium co. Dealers in aluminium Alcoa amp Reynolds siding 3512 s. Main St. Archdale Telephone 431-5680 a a installed fencing Bank financing a locally owned amp operated ii4ivi.e Mil. A i pm k 18 years experience w fair and reasonable prices every Day translucent corrugated fibreglass panels Ideal for underpinning Mobile Homes roof material for patios colors White Green amp Gold Check these Low discount prices 26" x 8 ft.2.75 each 26" x to ft.3.75 each 26" x 12 these prices Are below our Normal Cost Call 882-0797 and we will come and see your lot and leave the exact Complete Price with you. No one can accurately Price your Fence a without seeing your lot. Southland apply co. 711 Greensboro re. Phone 888-9920

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