Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 6, 1974, Lethbridge, Alberta
6-THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD-Tuesday, August Your horoscope By Jeane Dixon WEDNESDAY. AUGUST 7 Your birthdav toda> Finds moving ahead toward a ampler more spiritual lite with fewer more positive commitments Relationships either become stronger or lapse New contacts involve too mam incidentals to ac- commodate Todav s natives ate volatile easily stirred, utiling to be placated im- patient with those who don t think ARIES (March 21-Apnl from far are easi- Is adapted into effective local information People shift speed and direction without warning give them plentv of room to do so Your personal touch is important now TAL RLS( April 20-May 20) Consult experts but check to see whether their suggestions realistic assess vour situation Intuition comes in bright and clear are vou listening' GEMINI (May 21-June Slackening pace is beneficial to routine rather than push large new projects or do more to express deep teehngs where it counts CANCER (June 21-Julv 22) Some complexities in anangements are inevitable Keep business in its appropriate time and place don t talk shop at home to savings account where possible LEO (July 23-Aug 22) own pride as well as that of others pets in the wav Travel requires extra care A bright idea in late evening promises exceptional oenetit once vou iron out the main details VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. Wavs to build seem few A gentle suggestion on any rssue is sufficient Elegant expen Mve items arouse impulses to spend money LIBRA (Sept. Z3-Oct. Pause for explanations before going ahead with what seems to be a good thing There will be another and more effec- tive opportunitv if you wait Keeping vour temper saves the dav SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. Find a way to get better work- ing conditions and to save vour strength for a greater purpose tomorrow Check tacts and figures Most stories ate still incomplete SAGITTARIUS 22- Dec Moments of an- tagonism come between even the closest personal ties Find where vou can work in solitude Todav s studies develop useful knowledge CAPRICORN (Dec 22-Jan Finish what you ve been doing before going on to new projects You can talk family and associates into almost anv thing reasonable today not give it a trv9 AQU4RIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) People who usually agree with vou continue to do so while those on the borderline join vour opponents Its no time to force issues or assume anv special authority PISCES (Feb. i8-March 20) Pausing to verify avoids inconvenience and conserves lesources Expand dailv routines to cover current responsibilities since extra demands are certarn Qoren on Bridge BY CHARLES H. GOREN c The Chicjio Tribune Q 1 East-West vulnerable, as South vou hold VAJ87 Q105 The bidding has proceeded West North East South Dble IV Pass 2 NT Pass do bid new'' I hrce hearts f-ast s heart bid t is i distinctly fishy smell Since li ma is unbalanced vou should not be disposed towards the m irump aame A major suit contt ict would he preterablc and uiu- hid will clear the air tor partner It he is all that well protected in the minor suits he is Ire rocced to three no trump Q 2 As South vulnerable hold AQ1096'} VQ76 4A8732 The bidding has proceeded West North East South Dble IV Pass 2 NT What do bid now'' on a strong hand opposite pirtntrs double Includ IM> distribution it is worth 13 points in support ot one ot partner s suits are an odds-on favorite tor yarie and we recommend that vou show second suit bidding diamonds h is true th it vou miyht tjo down when vou could have collected i penaltv trom five clubs doublet! but it is worth the risk to close out the rubber South vulnerable, vou hold AKJ5 VAJ10 4Q1098 The bidding has proceeded East South West North Pass Pass Pass Pass 9 What do vou bid now9 no trump Though vour club stopper is tentative at best vour hand is no trump oriented and this is the bid that best describes vour holding Bv a passed hand, a jump to two no trump shows 11 12 points It is not forcing but suggests that partner go to game if he has better than a bare minimum opening Qh Neither vulnerable as South you hold VK8 The bidding has proceeded West North East South Pass Pass Pass Pass What do bid now9 spades You have a promising hand but no more vigorous action is indicated Your response at the two level has alreadv described these values Q..) South vulnerable vou hold AA The bidding has proceeded North East South West Pass 2 A 2 NT Pass What, do ou bid now' A I hree cluhs The virtually certain spade lead will remove vour onlv side and if partner does not have the ace ot cluhs vour hand could he worthless to him in a no trump contract The rehid ot vour minor suit warn him to proceed Q.8_Nelther with with caution unless he has help tor _.. vour suu a 70 part score, as South you hold Q vulnerable as South vou hold AQ10985 V AK82 4 Q5 The bidding has proceeded North East South West 1 Pass 1 Pass 2 Pass 3 Pass .5 NT Pass What do vou bid now9 A spades What started ott as a possible slam hand has deteriorated as the auction nro and game is !1 vou should have in mind It is onlv a question as to whether tour sp ides is sater than three no trump The singleton club and strong spade suit swavs us to the former Lawrence Lamb M.D. Dear Dr. Lamb This is probably a somewhat different letter or inquiry than you are accustomed to receiving I'm now nearly 72 and have been married 53 vears I inherited a fine body and was blessed with parents who never became tired of ad- vising me to breathe deeply, drink plenty of water, chew mv food well and never make a glutton of myself They also admonished me to "keep busy doing good and productive things It all made good sense to me, so I followed their advice I strayed, but never tar and it has paid oft I have never required an aspn in nor a doctor's care ex- cept tor a hernia operation when a young man I seldom smoke but drink beer or highballs on occasion to celebrate something Both my wife and I have always been phvsicallv active all our lives have played baseball, soft oall tennis and enjoy skating, swimming and dancing We take no vitamins or special supplements, but eat simple, nourishing food We both weight about the same as when we were kids and have never had the need to diet About 22 years ago we switched from ballroom danc- ing to square and round dan- cing which we have both taught and called for over 20 vears Many people we teach and call for enjoy much the same good physical and men- tal alertness and health We believe this wholesome sport does help most people enor- mouslv Mv question is whv do so lew doctors ever recommend this wonderful sport9 Several doctors have told us that par- ticipation in this light exer- cise both physical and men- tal was probably largely responsiole for our well being Whv don t they recommend it to others or participate in it themselves9 Our company doctor who checks every vear usually greets me with "Hey, what are vou doing here' 1 should be getting ad- vice from vou But when I say Whv don t vou take up square dancing' he changes the subject Can vou tell me whv'' Mv wife contends they are afraid thev 11 run out of patients Could this be true9 Dear Reader Dancing is wonderful exercise It's great tor those who enjoy it I have often recommended it to people It is a lot more fun than jogging You can dance in accordance to your own level of phvsical fitness and health A slow ballroom dance is fine tor those who are not used to much activity When you are in better shape you might want to do something more active Of course, if you haven t been doing much physicallv tor some time I would suggest taking it easy at first and gradually building up your tolerance as you would in anv other sport. I suspect that most doctors don't recommend it because thev don t like to dance themselves (because of lack of experience i What your doctor recommends often has a lot to do with his own habits If he smokes he may be reluc- tant to tell vou that you should stop If he is on the fat side he may be too easy on you about your own diet problems Jackie Sorenson of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports has been promoting "Aerobic Dancing from one end of the country to the other By vigorous dancing as she demonstrates vou can get a tremendous amount of physical activity And, this helps a lot in maintaining health and controlling weight Anyway, I'm all for it and think it is good exercise for all people at all ages Just choose the right level to start with and enjoy yourself on the way to better health ACTUAL TERM 15 "LIVING UJITMOUT IBENERT OF Ask Andy SPACE spin brings us back to where Andy sends a complete 20- we started or so it seems volume set of the Merit Actually, the whole Solar Students Encyclopedia to System is bowling through the Benson Habib, age 11, of starry heavens at an even more fantastic speed All the members of our solar family travel together as a unit, each maintaining its local motions But with every yearly orbit around the sun, we are millions of miles farther along an enormous, cart-wheeling star system Our sun is but one of its 100 billion stars and one would expect a man-made goodness knows how many spaceship to be going other solar systems belong in somewhere, perhaps aiming the system We are located to reach the planets of another about three-fifths of the way Atlanta, Georgia, for his question In what direction are we traveling through space? Astronomers sometimes refer to the planet Earth as a spaceship When you learn how our world is bowling through the heavens, this seems to be true However, star The Spaceship Earth seems to have no particular destination, for it spins and whirls through the sky in never ending circles Most of the members of our from the star-crowded center Stars closer to the center wheel around faster than we do and those toward the outer rim swing around more slowly And of all things, the starry solar family are eastward Galaxy also swings around bound The earth rotates on its toward the east, the same axis toward the east So do most of the other planets, the moon and also the sun The earth orbits the sun in an easterly direction So do all the other planets Our moon through the starry Galaxy at an estimated speed of miles per hour Q vulnerable, as South you hold V873 The bidding has proceeded East South West North Pass Pass IV 1A 4 V What action do vou take' A are inclined to hid tour spades It does not appear that we have sufficient detensive values to defeat four hearts and at tavorahle vulnerability the sacrifice should not he t" pensive On a good dav tour sm'les might even make LI'L ABNER AAQ7 V8742 The bidding has proceeded North East South West INT Pass Pass Pass Pass VVTiat action do you take9 A The sacrificial lamh has come to the slaughter West's decision to compete should he regarded as an act of generositv and it would he churlish not to accept it The ot the will depend in part on partners cluh holding, hut it should he substantial m any eient direction in which the Earth spins on its axis and orbits the sun However, the size of our orbit through the Galaxy is stupendous and its galactic or- bital speed is fantastic The orbits eastward around the Earth, along with the orderly earth and most of the other Solar System, is traveling moons also orbit their planets in an easterly direction At home in the Solar System the most popular direction is eastward bound What is more remarkable is the fantastic speeds at which the Spaceship Earth is moving The big round ball spins once around its axis every 24 hours This means that at the equator the surface rotation speed is more than 000 miles per hour Our orbital speed around the sun is estimated to be 18 miles per second The average Fun with figures ALL SELL SALT EELS Each distinct letter in this very easy addition stands for a particular but different digit The LLLL column should tell you something as to what digit the letter L must speed of this never ending eastbound journey is miles per hour In one year we dwellers on the Spaceship represent Then it all adds up Earth travel an orbital dis- to EELS What's that? tance of 595 million miles True, we never seem to go any place because each orbital (Answer tomorrow) Yesterday's answer: Ron has six budgies. HE SMS THAT A CHILD WHO DOES NOT HAVE A 006 IS LIKE A CHILP DEPRIVE? HE SAf5 EVERY CHILD SHOULD HAVE A 006 VOU HAVE THE" RlGH T rO HAVE AN ATTORNEY 'WELL SO MUCH FOR HIS SIGHTS VOU HAVE THF ROHT O WAIN SILENT "-X ANYTHING YOU SA> CAN AND WILL BE USED AGAINs r vbu THERE ANYTHING ELSE I SMOULP AT THE PIME STORE I COULD USE A NEW PAIR OF SUNGLASSES BUGS BUNNY ITS A A. I WONDER. IF BEAUTIFULA THERE SHOULD CAKE HAVE 5EEN JUST A MOKE PINK IN THE I WE ARTISTS HAVE NEED TO BE APPRECIATED DO YOU THINK THE CLKLYCUES ARE CLEARLY DEFINED OF THEY'RE PERFECT' WHAT WAS THAT ALL, A ABOUT? 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