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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - July 6, 1976, High Point, North CarolinaIt s time to fill cookie Jar for unexpected guess High Point Enterprise tuesday july 6, 1976 7a educator urges Parent involvement by marc1a o. Burg women s news service visualizing the hordes of Bicentennial travellers traversing the country this summer you May decide to stay Home and read about our last 200 years. To you the lines in a Book May offer More Appeal than lines before monuments or restaurants. But be prepared for some of those itinerant vacationers Are Long lost relatives or acquaintances with whom you enthusiastically exchanged addresses on the cruise you took eight years ago. When they arrive urn bounced because they just happened to be passing through your Home town which is branded irrevocably in the travel guide As a hotbed of the american they la be hungry for history. But they la also be ravenous for refreshment to entertain drop ins in quest of roots and simplicity what More Apt offering than cookies in infinite variety chewy Crisp crumbly melting spicy Sweet sugary chocolate fruit enriched or treat form is As Basic old fashioned but not out comforting and satisfying As All get out. So Why not get out and get the ingredients to make a Crock or barrel full of cookies to serve with fresh made lemonade frosty shakes Coffee Cocoa Tea or milk. If you Haven t managed to clip or collect scads of cookie recipes not yet filed of Var shaped cutters or fanciful tips for a cookie extruder or press you could Institute a cookie Exchange among neighbors. Check out your Public Library s Cookbook collection As Well or Riffle and poke through old volumes and gadgets at Yard sales and Flea markets. Booklets which used to be offered free by food companies when our country was younger Are excellent resources. You May have some stashed away and forgotten about. Food is big Bicentennial business and cookbooks on that theme Are numerous one such 320-pager devotes four pages to Homey goodies such As grandmother s cookies gingersnaps Walnut kisses. Hermits and Short Nin beloved of baritones with Southern accents. Titled the saturday even ing Post All american it contains 500 recipes by food editor and author Charlotte Turgeon. With a lighthearted history dear Ann Landers i read with interest your comment the sooner we get Back to basics in our schools the As one who has worked in education for 30 years i share your concern. The problem lies in the philosophy of education today. Instead of stressing academic achievement the idea is to make the student feel Good about a child is allowed to Progress at his own rate which Means he can move ahead if he feels like it. Discipline is at the lowest ebb in the history of the Public school system. Teachers must spend valuable teaching time main Taining order in the classroom. Memorizing facts is considered old hat. Competition and rivalry Are said to be damaging because they create grades Are bad because they can be hard on a child s ego. Our schools Are geared to the non achiever. The result is mediocrity. In our Day we Learned How to compete and Cope with the world. Now students Are encouraged to do their own if they Don t learn anything the world is supposed to Cope with them. Teachers Are no longer the focal Point for education. They have been replaced by a fanatical preoccupation with programs. So Ann what can be done to get schools Back to teaching children May i suggest that parents attend local school Board meetings and demand that their tax dollars be spent to educate their children thanks for the forum. From the Athens of the Midwest Madison wis. Dear Athens several teachers and principals wrote to express a similar Point of View but you said to Best. Thanks to All who wrote. I could t agree More. Are you listening Ginger snaps of eating in America by Frederic a. Birmingham managing editor of the Magazine. And for the illustrations Are color reproductions of the Magazine s old covers created by Norman Rockwell Steve Dohanos and other artists As Well As nostalgic old Post ads. Less elaborate and thus less costly s2.95 is a soft cover totally cookie Book titled the International cookie Well illustrated with instructional drawings by Yaroslava Mills and written by Anita Borghese it includes More than 60 invitingly and seemingly simple recipes from 65 countries with accompanying lore but enough talk for an out of state car might pull up to your House any moment. You d better snap to it1 As Homey As Burlap and reassuring As a grand Motherly kiss Are homemade Gage snaps with crackle tops. Crackle top Ginger snaps cup shortening 1 cup sugar a cup Light or dark molasses 1 egg 2 cups sifted All purpose flour 2 Teaspoons baking soda 1 Teaspoon cinnamon Viz Teaspoon each ground Clove ground Ginger and Salt 1 cup granulated sugar in Large bowl Cream together shortening and the 1 cup sugar. Add molasses and egg. Beating Well. Sift together flour soda Cin Namon cloves Ginger and Salt then add to creamed mixture mixing Well. Cover and Chili in refrigerator. Form into 1-Inch spheres Roll each in sugar and arrange on greased cookie sheets 2 inches apart. Bake in a preheated 375-degree oven 8 to 10 minutes or till Golden Brown and crackled. Remove from pans and Cool on wire rack. Yields about 48 cookies. Granola like hermits bespeak old time hospitality so convincingly your Bicentennial wayfarers May become boarders. Hermit drops preheat oven to 375 degrees Cream together 1 cup soft shortening and 1 Viz cups firmly packed Brown sugar if it has hardened warm it in a pan in the then beat in 2 eggs. Sift together 3 cups sifted All purpose flour 1 Teaspoon each of baking powder and baking soda z Teaspoon Salt 2 Teaspoons cinnamon and 1 Teaspoon Nutmeg gradually add to creamed mixture then stir in i cup sour milk or butter milk to sour Sweet milk add enough milk to 1 a Teaspoons Lemon juice to make i cup liquid and let stand 5 add 2 cups Quick or uncooked Oatmeal 1 cup raisins and Viz cup coarsely chopped walnuts mixing Well. Drop by heaping Teaspoon soul onto greased cookie sheets and bake in preheated oven 10 to 12 minutes yields about 5 dozen. Make a variety of cookies and it appears your cookie Jar would stay filled for the next 200 years. Tuesday . Plunge . Plunge 5 . Preschool beginner swim 6.15 . Advance beginner swim intermediate 7 . Adult beginner swim . Karate 8 adult Advance beginner swim 9 . Plunge wednesday 9 . Play Gatewood and fourth Street 9 . Infants 9 . Beginner Tennis child 9.30 beginner swim 10 . Beginner adult Tennis 10-15 . Advance beginner and intermediate . Poly wags 11 . Tadpoles 11 beginner swim frogs . Congregate nutrition feeding fourth Street . Plunge 2.30 . Plunge 5 . Preschool . Beginner . Advance beginner intermediate 7 adult beginner swim . Duplicate Bridge 8pm. Adult advice beginner swim 9 . Plunge thursday 9 . Play Gatewood i and fourth Street 9 . Infants 9 . Beginner Tennis child . Beginner slim 10 . Beginner Tennis adult . Advance beginner and intermediate am. Poly wags 11 . Tadpoles 11 . Beginner swim . Frogs . Congregate nutrition Fung fourth Street 12.30 plunge plunge 5 . Preschool . Beginner swim . Advance beginner intermediate 7 . Adult beginner swim 7-30 scuba dear Ann Landers. Please answer in the paper so our whole family can see it. We Are split right Down the mid dle on this one and you Are going to Settle the argument. Sis will be married sometime in August. My engagement spoons revived Cardiff. Wales engagement rings have become so expensive in 1976 that romantic Young ladies Are now encouraging local Lothario to return to the custom of 1776. In those Days suitors carved love spoons and presented them to the lady of their said Flora Porter. 26. The lady was expected to use the spoon in cooking for her mate for the rest of their lives in my she adds it will be a Little different. I be arranged to marry an excellent folks Are going to give her a Beautiful wedding. It will Cost a lot of Money. We want everything to be perfect. The problem is my Mother s brother and his wife. This Uncle has a very foul Mouth. He tries to get per Sonal with every woman he talks to family or not. He also has a serious drinking problem. My aunt is under psychiatric care and there Are times when she does t make a whole lot of sense. Between the two of them you can never be sure of what will happen next. Some of us think they should not be invited to the wedding. Others say we must invite them or they will be mad at us for the rest of their lives. Please say yes or no. Thank you. The tribe dear tribe i m saying yes and with your kind Permis Sion i d like to add a few More words. To exclude your Uncle and aunt would be inexcusable. Invite them but have a Rescue squad on the Alert. At the first sign of unacceptable behaviour four individuals should quietly usher the two of them out and they should be driven Home. Confidential to stuck on the gossip Treadmill and can t get off Why Don t you Stop talking about it the Way to make a Mountain out of a Molehill is to keep adding the dirt. Do you feel awkward self conscious lonely Welcome to the club. There s help for you in Ann Landers s Booklet the key to Send 50 cents in Coin with your request and a Long stamped self addressed envelope to Ann Landers . Box 1400 Elgin 111. 60120. Free estimates phone 882-0722 Marsh Kitchen s. Inc. S Guilford optical co free parking Enfer from main St. Next to building 654 North main St l Telephone 385-2647 serving this area since 1947 Large selection of latest fashions in frames Lei us fill your next prescription for glasses. Four registered opticians to serve you Jack Southerland hour Wilson Aubrey Bowman Garland Pugh open to one hour Minim the Host in out cleaning we clean on saturdays for our customers who missed our sunday Price and. Good Only at one hour Martin izing bring this Coupon with clothing and receive off All dry cleaning on tues., wed., ttiurs., Fri. July 6, 7, 8, 9 offer Good with Coupon Only this Coupon also Good at our new location Eastgate-5 Points 4 locations Eastgate shopping Center 5 Points 235i English re beside Anderson drug Fairfield Plaza 311 South 2-106 n main St beside varsity Dak t n United saves you 15% on air fare. Any Day. To 11 California cities. 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