High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Sep 7 1972, Page 12

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - September 7, 1972, High Point, North Carolina N racing wives Don t count new York a Mary Ann Simon knows what she stalking about when she Calls someone a sexist. Mrs. Simon a Mother of seven is the wife of a Driver who competes in the . Auto club championship racing series one of the most important groups of races in the country. It includes the famous Indianapolis 500. The Schaefer 500 in Pocono pa., and the California 500 in Ontario Calif. This is her husband Dick s third year of championship racing. In that time mrs. Simon has Learned that a wives done to women she says Are barred from the pits at almost All championship tracks. Its also no women allowed in garage areas. Here on a visit she recalls hew last year she climbed a Fence to be at her husbands Side when he collapsed in the pits just after a race because of Burns sustained during the race. A the rules relegated me to Spectator at Indianapolis last year she slept in the family car in a parking lot while she waited for her husband to finish working on the racing car in preparation for the race. A a lot of times he worked until after Midnight. And during the Day i even get into the garage to give him a message. I had to stand at the Fence and holler my head off to get someone to take the message to at the Pocono race last year mrs. Simmon got into the garage. Her husband found a loophole in the rules and signed her up As a co owner of Nis car. Since then she a been on the right Side of the Fence. Mrs. Simmons new status As a co owner Isnit something Many Drivers wives can enjoy however. A Dick a she says a is one of the very few Drivers who owns his car. Most Are hired by teams which own the cars and there a no Way their wives can be racing is a family affair for the family. Mrs. Simon attends almost All of the races and six of their seven children were at the Indianapolis 500 this year. A was a family we Veall made a lot of sacrifices and put up with a lot of discomfort because we want to help Dick in his career As a Driver. Additional sponsorship from Post cereals has eased the financial Burden a Little this year but we still pass up a lot of things to buy parts for the racing car. A a it a the same with most of the other championship Drivers wives. That a Why we should have the right to be As close to the race As our husbands want and not have to stand on the wrong Side of the carpet cleaning the revolutionary new method deep steam a no Sud sing after effect you know it s clean Beau you see the dirt being removed free estimate Quality carpet cleaning Day phone 476-7290 night 475 3010 your Happy shopping store it s National hosiery week downtown and Westchester mall sept heiress hosiery heir Long panty Hose c 88 usually 1.25 save 37c height proportioned Plain knit 15 Den Nylon flattering nude Heel. A Basic Quot All season shades plus Navy Ivory Petite average tall. Rib knit body suits usually $5 and 6 save $1 each height proportioned expertly detailed by / famous maker just for us. Turtleneck others j with White Collar and cuffs or contrast color i sleeves neck. Shop compare i i a Quot i a j save on other a heiress styles Lycra spandex stretch 1.99.1.88 can Trecey stretch sheer panty Hose. Usually 1.59.1.28 cantrece5 stretch sheer $1 pair. 3 pairs 2.30 Queen size panty Hose More Width for better fit where you need it Basic shades plus Navy Ivory 1.59.1.28 heiress shoe classics smooth or pleated vamps new Hilow heels. A special kind of inner Comfort thanks to Tricot Over foam linings. And fit that makes us proud to Tell you they re our own sizes 5 to to. Little heels softest suedes and smooth kids let you choose from the news of Side swept draping perforated Gillies or d rings. Tricot Over foam linings. 5% to to. 10.88 usually 14 1288 usually15&16

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