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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - March 12, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Your family decorator by Carleton Varney president Dorothy Draper amp co. Inc. The Wall to Wall carpet is losing ground to the smaller More versatile area Rug. Today a Mobile american family is discovering that the area Rug can be picked up and moved and then moved again a from room to room and from Home to Home. Area rugs Are perfect under the living room conversation grouping under the dining room table on the Library floor. And what seven More perfect you can take area rugs with you wherever you go. The area Rug from the City living room May eventually find its Way to the family room of the country House. The area Rug from the rambling Homestead May find a new Home in the retirement apartment. And area rugs Are so versatile they re even climbing the Walls these Days. For a toasty look with the Hearth As its focal Point you might choose two area rugs a a concepts International Rya in Toast Brown beige and Gold for the floor and a Bright Woven Indian look with fringe in Persimmon yellow Brown and beige for the Wall. Lay the Rya on a Walnut stained Wood floor. Arrange furniture facing the Rug. To carry out the warm look upholster the Loveseat in a glowing Tangerine velvet and choose a Brown Tweed texture for chairs. Because of their Small size area rugs Are easily made up by do it yours Elfers. A client of mine sewed Black and White 24�?� squares of Cotton carpet remnants into a Beautiful Wall hanging for her Terrace room. How pretty it looked with her White Wicker furniture Black and White print covers Black slate floor and Black and White print sit Down floor pillows. Dear family decorator a i am trying to add some color to my bedroom. Walls Are a medium yellow. Bed and one Dresser Are Maple. A smaller Dresser and two end tables Are painted an Indian red. What should i use for curtains Bedspread lamps and what can i do about the items that were painted a mrs. R. S. Dear mrs. R. A your Indian red yellow and Maple combination he dear Ann in a 39, divorced and in be tried All the a a proper ways to meet decent men. Here a where i am now 1. Stuck in a Bowling league with some fun Loving sports a average age 75. 2. Out $50 a joined a Church singles group with a great Bunch of folks. All very neurotic. 3. Stuck in a political club As an officer with a Bunch of dedicated people. All married. As it now stands i have wednesday evenings free and i d like to invest that evening in something a Little More promising than my other ties. Would you please ask your readers two questions 1. Other women who found themselves divorced and widowed where and How did you meet your second husband 2. Unmarried straight non alcoholic self supporting males Over 30 where do you go in Hopes of meeting a woman Worth marrying i done to get much sympathy from the old folks in the Bowling league or the neurotic singles or the political marrieds. They All High Point Enterprise tuesday March 12,1974 7a say the same thing a you have any trouble. You have so much to now my Only problem is to find someone to offer it to. How about some help from your Corner a wednesdays free dear free o. K., Here a your letter. How about it second time a rounders where did you meet your second husband and you unattached desirable Guys a where do you go in search of a girl you could bring Home to Mother please Tell me so i can Tell her dear Ann i was irritated by that letter from the woman who implied that when the wife is in the Drivers seat and her husband is beside her it Means she is the dominant personality in the family and runs things a figuratively As Well As literally. In our family its quite a different Story. My husband is a Strong Man and the head of the household except when he has had too much to drink. It does no to happen very often but the last time it did he insisted on driving Home from a party and nearly killed us both. Now we have an understanding. Whenever he has had even one drink i do the driving. I told him Quot ill take a taxi before i ride with a he got the message. Get bombed and you re a passenger dear g. A since booze is a Factor in approximately 50 per cent of car accidents your position makes a great Deal of sense. I Hope other wives will follow your Lead. Here a another Good letter dear Ann i do the driving in our family. Although my husband looks like the picture of health he has a medical problem which would make driving hazardous. The details Are nobody a business and i feel no obligation to explain. Occasionally some clod will make a crack about my being in the Drivers seat. I retaliate with an icy stare. I have seriously considered having a sign made which reads a pm Yob or have you copyrighted the phrase a Corpus Christi dear Chris be my guest. What kind of wedding goes with today a new life styles does anything go Ann Lander a completely new a the brides guide tells what a right for today a weddings. For a copy Send a Dollar Bill plus a Long self addressed stamped envelope 16 cents postage to Ann Landers p. O. Box 3346, Chicago 111. 60654. Area rugs return area rugs warm the floor and climb the hanging area Walls of a cozy living room with Hearth. National Lead the shag Rya Type Rug and Woven Rug from concepts inter All eyes to the fireplace. Sounds super to me. So Why not leave the painted pieces As they Are. For drapery find an Indian red and Prairie Green Geometric print on a yellow background. Hang the curtains on an Indian red painted pole. Use the same Geometric for a quilted Bedspread. Choose Clay coloured Indian lamps for night tables or maybe some gleaming brass lamps for the floor. Lay a Straw matting material on the floor. If you really like the Indian approach to decorating Why not use an attractive Indian Blanket As a Bedspread if you can find one at a reasonable Price dear family decorator a i want to decorate the living room in my new condominium. I am going to keep a Long sofa with narrow stripes of Black White and Brown plus an antique White Secretary and my White lamps. My favorite colors Are powder Blue Raspberry incriminating London England was a Frank Haslam who runs a pub in Reading complained to the management of the Carlton Tower hotel after receiving its form letter that began. A a it a been a Long time since we be welcomed you to our Chelsea room for breakfast lunch Tea or according to Haslam his wife read the letter knew that she had never visited the hotel and wondered if her husband was entertaining other ladies there. Quot the line about welcoming me to breakfast was especially said Haslam. After receiving Many other similar complaints the hotel management mailed letters of apologies and explanations to the entire mailing list. Red and Green. Can you suggest colors for Walls Rug chairs draperies and sofa pillows a mrs. M. A. Aba meeting set thursday furniture capital chapter of american business women a Assn. Will meet thursday evening at 6 30 . In the Owca on Gatewood Avenue. Or. Clyde Parker will be guest speaker. . Garden club plans meeting members of the tuesday afternoon Garden club will meet tuesday at 2 . In the High Point Public Library. Sam Claar will speak to the group once tuesday 3 . A after school care fourth Street 3 45 . A Kirkman Park pre teen club 4 30 . A stroke swim class 6 30 . A b and p club 7 . A preschool swim 7 30 . Beginner swim 7 30 . A karate 7 30 . A cellulite exercise 7 30 a scuba 7 30 . A sewing 7 30 . A advanced beginner swim 8 30 . A plunge wednesday 9 30 . A cellulite exercise 9 45 . A Kinder Spiel 10 30 . A plunge 10 30 . A adult swim class 12 30 . A exercise class 3 . A after school care fourth Street 3 45 . A Johnson St. Pre teen class school 4 30 . A beginner swim 6 . A girls basketball practice fourth Street 7 . A adult swim class 7 30 . A foods workshop Piedmont Gas. Co. 7 30 . A duplicate Bridge 7 30 . A yoga thursday 9 30 . A thursday morning Bridge 10 30 . A High Point College swim 10 45 am. A yoga noon a Board of directors i . A preschool swim at with Send there s valid excuse for All water weight problem use a Pel excess water in the body due to build up of premenstrual period can be uncomfortable mild diuretic will help you lose excess body water weight. Only $3.00. We recommend Eckerd drugs 2 Wong s restaurant 2872 n. Main Tel. 869-3915 closed mondays open tues. Thru Sun. 11 30 to 2 00 5 00 to 10 00 serving the finest in chinese and american food orders to go Coll 13 by Erma Bombeck whatever you think of 1974 so far you have to admit it is producing a Banner crop of excuses. There a a valid excuse for every human inconvenience you can think of. Take your pick the Energy crisis the truckers strike unemployment shortage of Gas hoarding bad weather failing Economy pollution and bureaucracy. Sometimes it boggles the mind to imagine what excuses they can come up with next. I checked into my favorite doctors office the other morning and the nurse handed me a Little paper jacket with no sleeves. A what am i supposed to do with this Quot i asked. A gift wrap a specimen Quot a just take off your clothes and slip it on Quot she said. A and then what am i supposed to be Quot a cold Quot she grinned. A a cd Mon Quot i said. A what happened to the Long paper gowns you used to have Quot a would you believe an unseasonal storm destroyed an entire Forest in Oregon Quot a How about All the tall people Are hoarding the Long a How about the paper shortage Quot i asked. A that was going to be my next offer Quot she said. A look Quot i said a i am sick to death of these lame excuses for shoddy workmanship and shortages. Everywhere i go its the same old record. A bread is High because the russians bought All the wheat. Popcorn is unavailable because of the Rains. The fish Arentt biting because of the atomic bomb. The chickens Arentt laying because they Are anxious Over the Middle East. And there is a shortage of fertilizer is there a shortage of fertilizer and now you give me this pitiful Little paper we skit that Isnit Large enough to spit on and cover a razor Cut on a Many a Chin and Tell me there is a paper shortage. I want a better Story than a Okay Quot she said folding her arms and leaning against the door. A a Here a one. These paper products for examination gowns come out of Washington and Are made from recycled tapes. This particular Model was designed by Rosemary Woods and consequently the entire Bottom was mistakenly i clutched the paper to my Chest and Crochet behind the waste Basket. A Why did no to you say so. Now that a More like it Quot Ford Grubby a Ford 1-40 amp Hwy. 66 Kernersville n c. A rent a car at Low at $5 a Day Small it do things we could i do big 273-7438 ,.0,3 a a a a a a it life seem a hopeless a give us a Call. Is Contact one hour Quot in a mum be most in dry cleaning phone us 882-81212 Ftp to Dilia luncheon Buffet Spaghetti pizza lasagne All you can eat with salad Tea or Coffee m.00 Mon. Thru sat. Greensboro re. At 5 Points. 885-8719 Welcome aboard a More Dairy j former showboat location for our customers who missed our sunday i /2 Price and. Good Only at one hour Martin izing bring this Coupon with clothing and receive i /2 off All dry cleaning on tues., wed., amp thurs., March 12,13,14 offer Good with Coupon Only Cut and save Money a steaks a seafood a cantonese cuisine is re wine a Brown Bagang for reservations Cail 454-2473 Oren nightly by Cert monday a Airport Market St 5 shirts $1.50 Altert Mck Greensboro Jung s Galley 3 so 3 locations 2351 English re. Beside Anderson drug Fairfield Plaza 2406 n. Main St. Beside varsity drive in most daily nonstop to new York at Eastern we believe getting you where you want to go when you want to go is Good business. That a Why we have More nonstop to new York than any other airline. For reservations to new York or for any other travel information Call Eastern at 299-3221 in Greensboro 885-5141 in High Point and 725-2344 in Winston Salem. Or Call the travel specialist your travel agent. You gotta believe la. Greensboro highpoint Winston Salem Arr. New York remarks 7 00 am 10 09 am l connecting flight j via Washington 7 00 am 8 18 am n nonstop 11 11am 12 30 pm l nonstop 4 46 pm 6 06 pm n nonstop 4 55 pm 8 03 pm l connecting flight via Washington 8 to pm 9 23 pm n nonstop Laguardia a Kennecy n Newark each Tesam 3 Eastern the wings of Man t3124 a the wings of Man is a registered service Mark of Cas t Len air lines. Inc

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