High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives May 10 1972, Page 28

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 10, 1972, High Point, North Carolina At wits end7 Check to tooth fairy bounced by Erma Bombeck it is hard to believe that my Check Book could be More imaginative than it already is. My husband Calls it the greatest piece of fiction since Alice in wonderland but it seems in California there is a new trend not Only to have checks in color but to personalize them with pictures of the House the kids or the pets. One of the More daring users had a special Check printed to be used for his Alimony payments. A picture of him kissing his new wife. I thought the idea was sorta Kicky and told my husband so. A what picture do you think we could use a i asked shuffling through some old snaps i found in the desk drawer. A How about you with a pen in each hand and a caption under eat Reading a Howard Hughes lives a a a Okay lets have it. You re still sore about the Check i wrote to the Bank to cover the he sighed. A i am not sore about the Check you wrote to the Bank to cover the overdraft. I am sore because you forgot to record a does that mean you want no part in helping me pick out a picture for our checks a a How about the family picture we used on our Christmas cards a he asked. A you re not i said holding the picture under a Light. A Are these the faces that you want to pass through the hands of strangers the kids look surly i look fat and you look like you be trusted to Deposit your mothers social Security a then How about a picture of our House the Bank would like that since they own 1-10 of it a there you go again. Admit it. You re sore about the Check i wrote when i had lunch with the girls last a the Check for the lunch did not bother me a he said evenly. A the Check you wrote outside in the sum of i Penny and threw into a Fountain for Good Luck bothered me. A i knew you a say i write too Many checks and i forget to record them and i am sorry about it. But maybe if i had a distinctive personalized Check i would Stop and think before i wrote a How about having them edged in Black with a picture of f. Lee Bailey in the Center a i done to know about you but i can to even talk to my husband about the Check Book anymore. Ever since the 35-cent Check to the tooth fairy bounced experts answer questions q. How Long can i keep my Strawberry planting before starting Over p. B., Greensboro a. Strawberries usually become less productive and should be replaced after two years. With Good care however some plantings Bear Well for a half dozen years. Joe Brooks Extension h o r t i cult Urist q. I have bees told that the serpentine like markings on my Holly tree were caused by Leaf miners. When should i attempt to control them w. C., Henderson i a. Your problem sounds the Holly Leaf Miner. Most of these insects emerge As adult flies about May i and can be controlled at that time by two or three weekly applications of Dia Zinon. Or you can use one application of a systemic insecticide about the third week of May. this time the flies will have Laid their eggs and the eggs will have hatched into Small maggots or miners. A systemic insecticide a Diane Tho ate Cygon de fend or Meta Systo r a will go into the leaves and kill the pests. H. E. Scott Extension entomologist q. What is Topiary mrs. J.w., Raleigh a. Old fashioned tree sculpturing made by clipping Trees to form symmetrical or grotesque shapes or the forms of animals and Birds. Boxwood and yews Are Best for Topiary. Ronald l. Spangler Extension Horticulturist q. Are diseases in the soil or do they come in with the transplants i buy i have had a lot of trouble with diseases in my vegetable Garden. T. B., Burlington a. Germs that caused diseases in your vegetable Garden could have been lurking in your soil. For this reason vegetable gardeners Are urged to rotate the Garden Sites with Small Grain on turf in order to reduce soil borne diseases in some cases the soils should be treated to kill disease causing organisms. Many diseases can be carried or transplants that you buy. Never buy plants that have Small spots on the leaves or stems to sted and distorted leaves or an unto Irthy appearance. Reject t r a n s plants that have galls on the roots even if they Are very Small or a Thrifty and dark roots. Better yet Purchase Only those plants that have been certified by the n. Department o f agriculture. Charles w. Averre Extension Plant pathologist buying Beauty there Are about 1200 plastic surgeons in the u. S. How to find a Good one. And what his fees Are Likely to be Are discussed in a chapter in Harriet la Barre s a plastic surgery Beauty you can the american medical Assn. Describes the Book which covers everything plastic surgery can do for men women children and teenagers As a accurate easy to read and it has just been made available in paperback form. Carpet cleaning a Only with steam Way is carpet thoroughly cleaned a you actually see the dirt under pressure extracted from your carpet1 phone 883-2154 touch of Beauty 702 Mon lieu ave. Y our world of ideas books any Mother would on of a Book about Hor favorite pastime whether it it cooking gardening needlecraft or any other activity. Also Don t forgot our fiction and non fiction books. A copy of Tho Lotos Bott toll or would Mako an Ideal gift. For momus Vinjoy mint a a Cut i an Mike on mtg wills Book store Greensboro a Durham a Burlington a High Point s la new recliners have much More style High Point Etc Prisa , May to 1972 so i of Kwh amp a of Cim in unlike a few years ago when they were eyesores recliners have become modern fashion. With new velvets printed fabrics tweeds suedes and popular Vinyl and leather like simulations the reclining chair can compliment your living room Den bedroom or playroom. These new fabrics and coverings blend in easily with any color scheme and boast soil releasing stain and moisture repellent finishes. Vinyl and leather look coverings Are fool proof for easy care and was ability. New styling offers such features As invisible control mechanisms cushioning of comfortable Latex foam rubber swivel or Standard bases and frames to match contemporary Spanish traditional or colonial decor. Some models even hold a stereo system in a tilt out compartment for those who like to lounge to their favorite music. For the Best in birthday anniversary and wedding cakes. V made with butter Pound or White by layer Batter. Quot the Home made cake with the professional ask the person who bought one. The Sweet Shoppe bakery a Hon. Main St. A Westchester mall a College Village shopping Center cmayl4 rings amp in for Mother what o Start warming Way to soy Quot thank you Mother Quot. For Oil the years of love and care. Just Beautiful give her an exquisite pin or ring set with synthetic birthstones representing the birth of her children Ond grandchildren. There s room to Odd More stones with the arrival of each new loved one. $1988 jewel Box i39 s. Main St. High Point pm. 883-0827 Thomasville Lexington and Asheboro expert watch repair and acc tron service in store use our custom charge plan master charge or Bank Amer Icard i read the want ads Good night i what a comfortable Matte a a see it. Believe it. This new perfect Sleeper mattress is made like no other mattress in the world with patented Sert Aliner construction and twin Edge design. So no matter where you sleep on it Middle Edge or curled up in a Corners you always get just the right combination of Comfort and firm healthful support. You la love it. Now. 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