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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - September 1, 1972, High Point, North Carolina Readers support views on sick humor in programs High Point Enterprise Friday september i 1972 7a dear readers several Days ago i urged you to write to the presidents of the three major to networks and protest the cruel and tasteless ridicule of handicapped people by alleged comedians. The most vulnerable targets for sick humor Are stutterers spastic and Hare lips. My heart Felt thanks to those who did so. The response was staggering. Here Are some excerpts of the notes attached to copies of the letters that went to Julian Goodman president of neg Charles Ireland since deceased president of lbs and Elton Rule president of Abc from san Francisco dear Ann Over the years in be agreed and disagreed with you but today put me in your debt. Urging your readers to protest in behalf of the handicapped was a. From Des Moines Bravo for Awakening me from my state of lethargy. I have Long deplored Side jokes on to aimed at handicapped people but it never occurred to me to do anything about it. You opened a door for me Ann. Thank s. From St. Louis in be worked with handicapped people for Many years and i know How desperately they need encouragement in order to build self Confidence you be done a wonderful thing. Ann. Bless Harrisburg Paas a Mother who is trying to raise her children not to make fun of people with mental or Trees Are recommended to reduce traffic Din Stamford. Conn. A Trees Are playing an Ever More important role As Muters of noise. A a hush belts of Trees Are recommended by government experts around airports. Everywhere in City town and Countryside Trees Are being planted to reduce traffic Din says Robert a. Bartlett president of the f. A. Bartlett tree expert company. For years hospitals schools and churches have found that Trees hush traffic decibels. Residents along Busy streets have Cut Down the noise of passing autos and trucks by Trees strategically placed around their houses. Traffic experts have found that Trees planted along thruway and parkways play a safety role. That is Why new highways that lace the nation As ribbons Are being landscaped with belts of Trees. The Trees serve three purposes i Beauty. 2 to mute the constant traffic Roar that adjacent communities hear and 3 to Cut Down on Highway accidents. This latter purpose is just now being realized. Noise of autos and trucks passing each other at High speeds causes rising tension in the Drivers or motorists. Increased tension in turn contributes to accidents. Noise reducing Trees thus become a safety Factor. Similarly it has been found that belts of Trees around airports reduce the whine and Roar of jets in nearby communities and contribute to better living. Tests Are being made to determine whether properly placed Trees along highways will disperse fog that lies in Low pockets. Preliminary studies show that Needles of Pines and firs do break up fog particles to a certain degree far after than do the leaves of deciduous Trees. Hie time May come when belts of Pines May be planned on the a foggy Bottoms of highways to make travel safes. Physical handicaps. I appreciated your column the other Day. I wrote to the network presidents and asked my children if they wanted to sign the letters. They were thrilled. Thank you for helping me teach them what it Means to be effective members of society mrs. . From Middletown Conn As a specialist in the Field of mental disorders who has a fairly Good idea of what is behind ridicule. I want to thank you for encouraging your readers to speak out against it . Psychiatrist from Miami i could kick myself for not having had the gumption to write to the networks and complain until now. Thanks for making me do it . Miller key Largo from Seminole Texas thanks for your assault on sick humor. A i was Only kidding is the usual defense but the damage is done by then and the Hurt is Deeo. G w. Alexander from Mackinac Island Mich my three letters went out today. Thank you for suggesting that we make ourselves . Fraser m a from Crestwood to thanks. Ann. A a but for the Grace of god guest thou a i it from Little Rock in be been bugged for years by clods who try for a laugh at the expense of the handicapped or mentally ill. Thank you for suggesting that i do something about it. My three letters went off . Have you been in Lester s lately buy your last ring in the modern manner at letter s. You May design your last ring to your own individual taste. Lester a jewellers 131 South main Street delivery 2 to 4 weeks your family decorator blackout lining is Aid to Sleeper its a Wise homemaker who thinks about blackout lining for bedroom curtains for those late sleepers in the family particularly during vacation or weekends. I myself am one of those people who likes to sleep in the mornings especially on weekends because generally i do not have time for those extra winks during the week. I am not an adv Cator of heavily curtained and snagged windows but needless to say i do like that sleep on weekends. So i have made certain that draperies in our bedroom have Milium blackout under curtains which prevent Light from filtering through our yellow and White Cotton curtains. I think it is a Good idea to install two rods at the bedroom windows. One one Rod the Milium fabric is Hung and on the front traverse Rod our Cotton draperies Are Nung. This Way the bedroom can have darkness but also can have Light and privacy. If you desire privacy and Light during the Day do not close the Milium drapery draw Only the front curtains. The daytime Light which filters through our yellow and White curtains makes the room delightful and warm. Recently i saw a handsome bedroom where Milium blackout curtains were used at the windows. Walls were painted a very Pale Lavender and All trim was painted White. The Williams Flowers a Quality Flowers a professional service 2012 English re pm 882 4161 toking order ter g t i Ragsdale amp Oil do Lor 1974 75 graduate third animal v Orin labor Day 9-9 mess b Jar a Welcome to 100�/o Dupont continuous Nylon Shae k of a Civ i Vdov Klatko clip cts a by Armstrong a Bibb by of Sis of in a Quot your outdoor carpet $ i 99 rubber Back Den amp Khoun \ carpet j do Fec a a i Iii Quot glom 7 Loyo. Y Cla Knoll n i 00% Monsanto acrylic Plush pile 8 50 o so Yaport itis bal Canto 100% Quot Hon wit shag 750 _ j so Yard free estimates made in your i me by our experts you can bring your room measurements prices Start �?~3 of High Point . 706 English re. Phone 883-6932 885-8991 i former big Bear building hours 10-9 daily�?9-6 saturday 90 Days same As Cash on approved credit1 terms available polyester Shad 799 Yard Quot St of Low carpet 99 so. Yard use your master charge by Carleton Carney ceiling was covered with a Lavender deep Plum shocking Pink Apple Green and Emerald Green Floral Wall Vinyl the same Vinyl was used on Walls and ceiling of the adjoining bathroom. Carpeting in the bedroom was a luscious Apple Green and All furniture was White with Apple Green trimming. The Over drapery in front of t h e Milium curtains was shocking Pink with an Emerald Green and White striped Valance White fabric bordered the sides of the Pink draperies. The outline quilted Bedspread was made of the Green and White striped fabric used for the Valance the bed flounce was shocking Pink to match the curtains. A chaise Tongue was upholstered in Lavender. Dear family decorator a we Are redecorating our bedroom and would like your help. All of our furniture is Walnut. We want to repaint the off White Walls buy new carpeting. A new Bedspread and draperies. We also have two lounge chairs to re upholster. What do you think about using the color pumpkin automatic Orange it is a favorite of both mine and my husbands a mrs. G. K. Dear or. G. A by All Means use pumpkin Orange is being used a great Deal in today a decorating. I suggest that you paint your Walls and All trim sparkling White. Carpet your floor in a Rich pumpkin Orange. For draperies select a Snappy flame stitch design of Canary yellow chocolate Brown Lime Green and pumpkin Orange on a White background. Use the Matching flame stitch fabric for your Bedspread with a Canary yellow be skirt. I would choose a pumpkin Orange and White Stripe for the two lounge chairs. Lamps for your nightstands can be shiny yellow with White shades. A pc a he go of fat a Ieng a full Tot a rub 15 Yiev sv��9 the High a it i Tott to Frond St 2 test of out be twin Oaks car Wash at interval Tion of we to Heifer one n mom St Guilford optical co. A free parking a enter from main St. Next to building 654 Telephone North main St of 4 i 885-2647 serving this area since 1947. Large selection of latest fashions in frames. Let us till your next prescription for classes. Four registered opticians to serve you Jack Southerland Hoyt Wilson Aubrey Bowman Garland Pugh learn to dance he dancer s workshop 825 n. Main St. High Point . Telephone 886-7318 owned amp operated by Betty Newell pre tent cd tim Durn chapter of Tho n it of n i it i nut and affiliated artists inc. Guest teachers a Ray Hollingsworth Martinsville a. A Ann Morgan Sanford . A Marie Wallace Granville . Tap a Ballet a jazz a acrobatics Baton a modern a character a Sli Mastics a ballroom of for All Ages your Happy shopping store mss downtown and Westchester mall i knits made with Dupont orlon plan Domino Jacquard against solid contrast or make it an All Domino fashion game. Either mag goo win with separates that score on sight. Immediate g adaptable t o your off to any where lifestyle because they re double knits of Dupont 100% orlon acrylic machine Wash Ahles that drip dry in a h Urry ready to go when Yon arc. Err Russ Ltd Domino Jacquard pull on Pant. Sires 8-18. 13.00 solid Smock top shirt of with barrel cuffed Long sleeves and two pockets. Belted. Creme Burgundy. Sires 8 18. 23 of solid fit amp Flore cuffed Pant with 2�?T Blostic Waist clincher Creme Burgundy. S res 8-18. 13.00 Domino Jacquard tunic top with Creme Collar insert and cuffed Long sleeves. Bebel. Sties 8-13. 20 00 Belk Beck Westchester mall will be open ail Day labor Day 10 00 til 9 p m. Both stores open tonight til 9 pm

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