High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives May 23 1974, Page 25

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 23, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Washington the leavin is easy High Point Enterprise thursday May 23, 1974 11b by Dorothy Marks Washington was the Cost of living in Washington is a lot higher than the Cost of leaving a if you have been farsighted enough to buy a House in a Good area Here. Several Nixon administration officials who have left town or who Are about to have made this discovery. Item former White House counsel John Dean bought a new townhouse overlooking the Potomac in of preschool co Boom As parents try to Cut costs by Sidney Margolius new York was Young parents in the . And Canada Are now operating More than 2,500 cooperative Nursery and play schools in what is the fastest growing form of Mutual self help aimed at beating High living costs. The target is the Price tag of often $700 a year charged by private Nursery schools. In comparison the parents running their own schools share some of the work and typically pay $30-$35 a month for five mornings a week. To show How fast the preschool co Ops Are spreading less than 20 years ago there were about 700 of them. California and Michigan especially have Many preschool co Ops and the area around Washington . Now has almost 60 with More sprouting every year. A ifs fantastic How the idea is spreading mostly by word of Mouth a says Barbara Cantor editor of the Parent cooperative preschools International journal. A a a school was started in Florida by someone who moved there from another state. Within months several More were organization is needed of course. The parents themselves constitute the Board of directors. But they have to find a location and sometimes that involves a search among churches Public facilities other schools and various Community institutions. One Miami area group organized in 1973 even had to Settle for a a floating school a using a different Home each week. Parents also need to hire a teacher buy liability insurance and satisfy local requirements for such schools. Biggest Cost saving is achieved by parents participation. Their duties vary among schools but parents usually act As teacher aides. A class typically has one mrs. Smith will get 77th degree by Dorothy Marks Washington was Margaret Chase Smith 76, who never was graduated from College will receive her 77th honorary College degree next thursday. And she s full into a new career giving weekly seminars at colleges across the nation a former senator and representative mrs. Smith was the state of Maine s Only lady senator and served from 1948 until Defeated in 1972 by Democrat William Hathaway. She is now on a Grant from the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship foundation at Princeton no. And says of her seminars a the academic life agrees with me. In the Senate she held the record for being awarded More honorary degrees than any of her colleagues. She will receive her next one on May 30 from California state University and colleges in Northridge a los Angeles suburb a the first woman to receive an honorary doctor of Laws degree there. Mrs. Smith also served in the House of representatives from 1940 through 1948. Professional teacher to 15 children with two or Thren parents helping. Some private schools have much higher ratios of kids to teachers. Alexandria a. For $72,000, sold it to a neighbor a Connecticut sen. Lowell Weicker a for $135,000 then moved to California. Item former White House assistant Bob Haldeman bought a House in suburban Kenwood md., when he first arrived Here in 1969. Sold it in 1972 at a handsome profit. He then bought a new townhouse in Georgetown for $140,000 sold it for $180,000 less than a year later. Item former vice president Spiro Agnew purchased a House in Kenwood md., for $190,000, sold it for something Over $300,000 including improvements made to it by the secret service and general services administration. Item John Ehrlichman purchased a five bedroom new Orleans colonial House on an acre of ground in Mclean va., for something under $80,000. When he left town it was listed for Sale at $150,000. It is now being offered at $139,000. Item the latest Nixon administration official who has indicated he May be moving out of Washington is presidential assistant Peter Flanigan and his wife Brigid. They purchased their House in fashionable Spring Valley several years ago for $185,000. Now that they have added a Large Wing and a swimming Pool the asking Price is $410,000. In her Coop. Mrs. Cantor drives in the car Pool one Day a week and stays on to help the teacher. Parent participation in the classroom helps the parents learn about children and the kids gain too. Parents contribute such special skills As guitar playing and showing How bread is baked. Like buying clubs and most other co Ops preschool coops Are mixed economically culturally and racially. The mixture gives an Urban child town a sense of Community. The journal also provides practical information on a wealth of child entered subjects from play materials to helping children who have special needs. Interested parents can get booklets from Parent cooperative preschools International 20551 Lakeshore rd., baie do urge 850, Quebec Canada. Mrs. Cantor the Volunteer editor of the associations journal also will try to Supply information. Her address is 9111 Alton Parkway Silver Spring md., 20910. Open daily 10-10 now at Ashmore College a few Short months acquire and in you can develop skills and techniques of the modern woman to face the Glamour of the business world. Day evening classes now forming executive Secretary business administration accounting and computer concepts stenographic Secretary or. Accounting key punch clerical Charm and poise improvement modelling designing merchandising financial assistance available High Point Call now Thomasville 882-1888 476-6145 thurs., Fri., sat. Of to qty a Delicatessen specials furniture values in s we i a similar to illustration spirited Spanish living room suite this smart set is handsomely tailored in durable leather Vinyl in either Chestnut Brown or Black and velvet combination with deep tufted cushions. Ideal for living room or Den.  249"5 Horton furniture company 200 of. Kivett formerly f. Washington phone 883-1794 read the Enterprise classified ads Fri. And sat. 8 a m. To to . W Al irs Kif flirt Fttie a a us 50-lb. 8-8-8 Lawn fertilizer 2.36 8 8-8 Cert Ihrer enriches All kind of toil. Ideal tor Dowers gardens and shrubs Kmart Michigan peat 40-lb. Bag or 97 far lawns gardens and shrubs. Also Weed tree top dressing. Pine bark mulch Choice bulbs Reg. I 97c a a to choose ilium Begonia Dahlia. Glovinia Gladiolus caladium elephant ear. Reg i 97 retain moisture growth 3 cd. To 1.27 record Weed 50-lb. Kentucky 31 tall fescue Reg i >66 16 97 in a Strong All purpose growing Gross seed tor Southern Aren nose Hanger keeps Hose neat and Handy attaches easily to Wall. 50-lbs. Top soil 1.17 Reg i 27 Fine Quality top dressing for lawns and planting Flower boxes bedding punts 4 i m trays in Hardy annual Flowers ready tor planting choose torn wide assortment. Ref y7 geraniums 59�?~ Choice bulbs Reg 1.77 91 Tomato stakes 15� i Luik fix denture repair kit Jorns every time Home in minutes available at All Mann drug stores submarine sandwiches our Reg. 45f-3 Days Only Model 2000 luncheon meat Bologna Salami cheese onion lettuce tomatoes pickles on fresh Bun. Reg. 88c Quot super submarine.75 2 75 High Point 2300 North . In two tone finish 77 Vicenter height meth. Storage shed i j o88 148.88 m my w 10x10 Strong and so useful Utility House of hot dipped galvanized steel easy to erect Avocado and White 22�?� 3v2-hp Mower our regular 66.88 2 Days Only rotary Mower with Briggs amp Stratton recoil Start engine. Side discharge. High Point 2300 North . In at Eastchester \ \

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