High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Sep 10 1976, Page 9

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - September 10, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Prepare your car for fall with tire rust Check up Ilith Point infer Crisp Friday september to 1976 9a your family decorator stained Glass appearing in More Homes by Sidney Margolius women a news service new York a with Many owners holding onto cars longer replacement tires have become a big item so have the prices still ii does no to pay to buy Low Grade tires for a car you plan to keep a while higher Grade tires usually have much longer guarantees in relation to Price you May pay $27 for a tire with a prorated guarantee of Only 20,- too Miles while one with a 40,000 mile guarantee May Cost $40, we found in recent comparisons some dealers also offer sales in september which can save buyers to per cent and sometimes More but in comparing find out if the quoted prices cover All costs including excise tax and wheel balancing it your old tires wore out prematurely have an expert inspect them to see Why of they wore out prematurely without material defect improper inflation or wheel misalignment May be the cause. Before buying new tires first Check your owner s manual or tire instructions affixed to the car advises the tire Industry safety Council if you want larger tires than the original equipment stick to the Safe options recommended by the car manufacturer read Over those that take into account Load ratings tire dimensions tender clearances and rim sizes never buy a replacement smaller than your original equipment tires a smaller size May affect the suspension. Ground clearances and even instrument accuracy and is not designed to carry the vehicle Load stick to the same size and construction on All four wheels for better car handling it you buy just one new tire make sure it s the same construction Bias belted Etc i As the other on the same Axle if it in to erratic steering and irregular Wear can develop it you buy two radial tires to pair with other construction. The radial pair must always go on the rear Axle new tires should go on the rear wheels for better handling and safety avoid High Speed travel with new tires a tire does t really vulcanized until used 500 Miles. National Bureau of standards experts say with car prices at record highs the Battle against rust has become More urgent than Ever Many cars Over to years old still give Good service but thousands of others less than to years old have to be junked each year because rust has eaten away their bodies or weakened frames notes the u s dept of transportation moreover even widely used preventive measures like undercoating while usually useful and even essential Aren t always done properly. A Canadian study showed that on some models undercoating is hard to apply thoroughly because of design problems the Canadian automobile Protection Assn. Found this in a Survey reported by the Canadian association of Consumers owner complaints indicated that Small cars and subcompact seem especially difficult to undercoat effectively but in Many other cases inadequate undercoating was due to careless application a new car should be under coated before you accept delivery even in a few Days it can accumulate dirt which interferes with undercoating All Sheet Metal surfaces under the car should be under coated a but not the Gas tank exhaust system and areas around a catalytic converter the transportation department advises after delivery have your own Mechanic see if any areas have been skipped you might also put the car through a car Wash to look for body or window leaks and Spray the underside and wheel Wells to try to discover any openings under floor coverings which should be caulked when buying a used car Check for rust including the underside watch for signs of repainting and use of body Putty to disguise rusted areas also Check under the carpeting and trunk mat to protect your present c a against harmful rust especially watch for rust spots around body molding these need to be sanded clean and repainted and remember that Bare Metal caused by scrapes and scratches rusts quickly of you have no Opportunity to touch up promptly use a strip of cellulose tape for interim Protection or for Chrome scratches use Clear Nail polish also make sure the Drain holes in the Bottom of doors and panels Are kept unclogged More and More people these Days Are seeing the world through Rose coloured glasses. And through Blue glasses Green glasses mauve glasses and through glasses of almost any color you can name. I m talking about the stained Glass revival stained Glass which used to be reserved for Church windows is moving right into the american Home. I know a few Lucky folks who live in victorian and edwardian period houses that were built with stained Glass window panes and they Are Lucky but for those of us who Aren t that fortunate there Are other ways to have the stained Glass look. Some people like just a touch of stained Glass and i have seen Many pretty stained Glass mobiles and sculptures As Well As Tiffany lampshades hanging in the Homes of America i like those stained Glass mobiles Hung in front of a window among a Jungle of hanging plants neighbors of mine went one step further and had an artist Friend of theirs create a stained Glass window just for them. The colourful pane of fruit and Leaf design now graces their new vacation Home in upstate new York in fact it is their bathroom window and believe me. It is a far prettier sight than the usual frosted bathroom Glass on my antique Hunting expeditions i have come across Many a Lovely old stained Glass pane some of them have become part of various decorating jobs of mine the panes Are most often relics from demolished churches or old Homes one of those colourful panes could make a super Wall flanking particularly if lit from behind if your room needs a Zippy focal Point think stained Glass. Or use one or More old stained Glass panels in place of curtains or window elect Marceline Burton Democrat for county commissioner Why because Shi cares interested listening to citizens and looking for answer to problem a All program involving children and youth. Faid i by Marceline soften in a a shades hang one in front of any window where you want to Block an undesirable View install lights behind the stained Glass panel or let the natural Light Shine through if it is adequate. And have you Ever seen a room divider of stained Glass i have in a one room London Flat the divider was created from three Long narrow stained Glass panels suspended from the ceiling on lengths of heavy Chain. The stained Glass colors a Pale Pink ice Blue mauve Moss Green and Goldenrod yellow inspired the apartments romantic color scheme Pale Pink Walls flowered Chintz upholstery of pinks blues and greens and accents of Sharp sunny yellow. Dear family decorator please help me with my living room. The Rug is Gold Walls Are Gold with White trim what color should i use for sofa two chairs and draperies a a mrs m m dear mrs. M m Why not go Goldenrod yellow and White All the Way Goldenrod is my term for that color just Between fresh Lemon yellow and deep Gold use a Checkerboard Jacquard of Goldenrod and White for chairs for draperies and sofa slipcovers a Basket weave Cotton of off White would be my Choice trim draperies with Goldenrod braid and tie Back with tassels of that Golden color accent sofa with toss pillows of soft Wedgwood Blue Raspberry Pink and Moss Green lamps can be chinese jars painted with Birds and Flowers in soft pastels and shaded in White dear family decorator my bathroom is All yellow tiles fixtures Walls and doors vanity is Brown and carpeting is chocolate Brown should i paint Wood trim and doors white0 what color Shower curtain towels and accessories0 a mrs no or. Varney welcomes mail from readers but cannot give a personal reply my Moo rape in i Blank recording tape cassettes cartridges open reel great tape at a great Price High in output Low in noise c cassettes cartridges reel electronic showroom 130 Lindsay St. A Call 882-4177 we missed you Good news More than 3,000 Guilford county residents come to our Jamestown Campus August 31 and september i to Register for fall Quarter Day and evening curriculum classes which begin september 9 bad news you weren to there Good news it s still not too late Many opportunities Are still available for Day or evening study to prepare yourself for a new career or learn More about your pre sent career. Remember these dates and times thursday september 9 12 noon 3.00 . 5 of . 6 30 . Monday september 13 12 noon 3 00 5 00 . 6 30 . For a late registration fee of Only $5 of you can become a part of our progressive educational efforts Don t delay Contact the admissions office immediately for full details 292 1101 in Greensboro 454-1126 in High Point Guilford technical Institute Jamestown . An equal Opportunity institution with Jimmy Green better government is a Way of life not just a Promise. The record Jimmy Green Howard Lee Public service member Bladen county Board of education 6 years former trustee and chairman of the building committee Southeastern Community College member Davidson College Board of visitors member , land policy Council former member Board of trustees of University of North Carolina mayor. Chapel Hill 1969-1973 former member Board of trustees at Wake Forest University Board of directors no. Heart association member research Triangle planning committee. Legislative service in 1975 elected speaker of the . House of representatives by his Collongues in the House. Has served seven terms in the House one term in the state Senate. No legislative service military service served As a machine gunner with the u s. Marines in world War la. Was in the assault wave at a he invasion of iwo Jima no military service capital punishment a yes would retain capital punishment for first degree murder no fiscal responsibility advocates More efficient government opposes additional taxation. Position unknown personal background married to the former Alice Clark father of three children. Deacon in the presbyterian Church rotarian scottish rite Mason and Shriner. Married to the former Lillian Wesley father of three children. Member and former Deacon Binkley Baptist Church. Unless the people go to the polls and vote september a the run off primary could be largely determined by a relatively Small segment of the population. Paid for by Jimmy groan Tor of. Gov. Comm too . Jotty tra Laurar not it recent i \0 phone 869-2181 dealer #5583 Jimmy Green does no to have to prove anything. His record proves it. Jimmy Green it. Governor sept. 14

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