Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - February 17, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta
4 THI lilMMIDOf HUALD Wtdntldny, Mrtrarr IT. Your horoscope By Jeane Dixon THURSDAY, FEB. IS YOUR BIRTHDAY TO- DAY: Today begins a year of restless drive. Where you have creative ventures un- d e r way, expansive progress is feasible. Where you lack well defined goals, the tem- ptation is toward speculative enterprises. Today's na- tives often cannot resist a risky action or a long shot bet. LAWRENCE E. LAMB, M. D. Eating odd things case for doctor Dear Dr. Lamb What I'ould cause one to have a raving for charcoal, chalk, oft stones? Would consuming ,uch be harmful? Dear Reader It depends in the age of the person. A rhild will eat almost anythinj, )NCE. .Some children even rick old paint off the walk and at it. If the paint has lead in t. this can cause lead poison- ng- An adult eating the items TOI mention may have some leficiency in the body. More iften it is a psychological prob- em and should be reviewed n person with a physician. Some people develop the labit of eating day. It has no mtritive value. If carried to ixtremes, these people will de- velop anemia and signs of diet- ary deficiency. persons a year in thf United States are killed by .summer heat. The toll in "liXH reached an all-time high of Golf, so popular today, rc- sembles a Rare that earlier found favor in ancient Rome. It was played uith a leather ball stuffed' fcathei.s. Household liinl: To prevent the sun from fadiu.fi your printed uashable.s. Ma'am, uhy not turn them inside hfforo hanpmfi them on 'bo line lo dry? Verhoif'ii: A Venetian anv ba.ssador during the middle ages could take his rook to a foreign post hut not his wife. II wiiMi'l that his superi- ors thought an ambassador's stomach was more important, i to him than marilal bliss. They .simply felt a wife might learn too much and blab in ths wrong places. No music: The world's first phonograph record was made by Thomas A. Edison in 1877. What ireiouic message did it. hear? None. II consisted of a recitation of Mary Had a Lit- tle Lamb by the playful inven- tor. A rlcan deity: On the island of Java, according to the Na- tional Geographic Society, the mythical goddess of the South Loro still so highly regarded that a room bath i.'; always re- sen'ed for hep in a leading hotel. notes: Some kanga- roos live mostly in trees and move along th? branches like. small boars. The ferocious v.c.'js'jl sleeps so soundly lhat it can be pirked up by its tail without waking Rattle- snakes grow a new tail button even' lime t hoy shed t heir skins. Polar bears use only iheir front in swimming and hfive been seen 200 miles at sea. Wnrth mnenihrring: Be- hind cvi-ry suecof.sful husband stands a .surprised mother-in- law. HAVJrNfS TO SMILE FOR A NICKEL TIP RK5KT AFTER GETTING QUARTER TIP IB POSITIVELY PAIHFVU SHORT RIBS-By Frank O'Neal OKAY! STOP TH' NOISE AN' I'LL GIVE YA POLISH PER TH' MOVIES; TAPE RECOUPING THAT TEMPER TANTRUM SURE SAVES WEAR, TSAK ON MV VOICE!