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Oakland Tribune (Newspaper) - January 10, 1960, Oakland, California
14 Coco Oakland Tribune sunday a i Bune photo peacocks and Botnen director of children s fairyland supervises As painters Jay Pagan Center and Don Brasch touch up the scenery during the Winter shutdown. Only others remaining at fairyland while it s closed Are scheherazade the pea Hen and Caliph the Peacock. He s the one with All the feathers. Fairyland to feature new Alice in wonderland set children s fairyland is deserted except for workmen in overalls and a pair of pea Cocks in splendid finery. The play area is shut Clown for repairs refurbishing and a a prior Dpi the nationally famed Park will re open for its 10th sea son March 16. When it does children will find a big new attraction has been added an ingenious Alice in wonder land set. Animal and Bird residents have been removed either to Knowland state arboretum and Park or to ranches Anc farms Only exceptions Are the pea Hen scheherazade Anc Peacock the Caliph of Bagh dad. Looks deceive an Oakland Paik depart ment official explained that despite their delicate appear Ance the peacocks do not re quire special Winter quarters. The Alice in wonderland set being designed by Park text Amedee m. Sourdry will provide a child s Eye View of Lewis Carroll s fantastic tale. Each child will assume the role of Alice by following the White Rabbit under ground through a stainless steel slide into a Tunnel. There the youngster will find a drink me Fountain with a recorded voice urging him to take a sip. Strange world to simulate Alice shrinking the child will go through a tiny door then will regain Normal stature As he straight ens up to see the big key above him on the Glass top table. The child s trip through the Tunnel will be followed by the Eye of a closed Cucuiat television camera which will relay a sound picture of the youngster to a idea inv , where parents will be Able to the set also will include the talking Flower Garden the Royal procession a croquet court on which the child can play the game with the Queen of hearts the haughty Cate pillar race around the Rock the mad Hatter s Tea party and other characters and scenes from the Carroll Story. Location of set the Alice in wonderland set will be situated Between Hansel and Gretel and the of the project include a number of individuals and the Garden Section of the Alameda county Federated women s clubs. Another new feature under construction during the Winter close Down is a Noah s Ark Democrat study club installs mrs. Thelma Landis has been installed As president of the Alameda county women s democratic study club for the coming year. Seated with her at Cere monies conducted recently by mrs. Eulalia Anderson the congressional District co j.u1 uie state Central committee were mrs. Edith Riley mrs. Reba Metheny mrs. Lillian Dolari an mrs. Martha Light first second third and fourth vice presidents respectively mrs. Lillian Thomas Secretary mrs. Frona Ernst treasurer mrs. Lucille Jones mrs. Helen Walker mrs. Mary Lee mrs. Rosalie Creque mrs. Mildred Hosey mrs. Helen Calista mrs. Diament Elma Putnam i Fountain sponsored by the Oakland rotary club. While fairyland is closed Peralta play land adjacent to Oakland auditorium will re main open on weekends Only. It will return to full operation on March 16. Be our guest for a free Breck Oil shampoo. Come Early bring this advertisement. Bring a Friend or we have just moved into our Beautiful new ground floor Loca Tion. Come in and see the most Beautiful Beauty school in America. This offer Good Only until Jan. 31 note our new exclusive in Northern California in Northern California Only at the Dolores Premier schools can you become a registered Marinello beautician hair so Lisl Dolores Premier with its out standing Facury is a major part of the world famous sixty two licensed Marinello schools. Of you Are interested in becoming a licensed Hairdresser and cos Matician or hair stylist come in and talk to one of our Friendly registrars. There is absolutely no obligation. Or Call or write for free descriptive literature Beauty a Why wait investigate now i960 classes easy to learn Complete courses 3 to 9 months pay As you learn free Salon placement age no Barrier january specials Marinello cold wave Revlon manicure.75 individual haircut Marinello facial pack shampoo set t free Beauty services daily advanced student Beauty service Given under teacher supervision. Licensed bonded by state of Calif. Affiliated National school of cosmetics new York. Dolores Premier schools in Oakland near Broadway i Gate 4-9708 san Francisco 1122 Mirett 1-02m 133 Pertll 1.7015 san 127 4th 4-s432 explorer to show color film on kayaks Down the Congo a full length color motion picture kayaks Down the will be shown by John m. Goddard at the latter Day Coin and Warren aves., at 8 . Jan. 15 and 16. The film of a strange world rarely seen by White men shows in natural color daring Goddard and his British part Ner Jack As they pad dle fraile kayaks Down the danger filled Congo. Lions elephants Hippopotamus and Antelope filmed from eluded in the film. Goddard who recently appeared on to has roamed 55 countries As a professional explorer. Sponsored by the Berkeley clearer font Ward of the Church to pc Al Gram win raise funds for the Church s building program. Tickets for Goddard s Only Bay area appearance in his current film Are on Sale at j. F. Hink and sons and Breuner s in Berkeley and at Breuner s and . Dorm to induct i Berkeley Jan. 9 Noel Helmbrecht of Morgan Hill will be installed As president of Bowles Hall University of California men s Hall at the dormitory s sen Conklin Bros. Year end featuring Brand new for 1960 Onklin s Able Otton exclusive with us Bros. 2701 Telegraph Oakland. Calf. Wholf Sali poor Covi Minos december 22, 1959 to carpet duplicating the principle of a steel Cable the individual carpet fibres Are Woven and twisted for enduring strength. Wears like steel manufacturer guarantees this carpet to give double die Wear Over any Nylon Wool or Miracle blends in the same Price Range handsome sturdy Tweed 4 Colon oms autumn Brown mocha Broun and Green spice very department e e o on carpet the Bigelow Wool Wilton broadloom value Sale. Or cd. Close out Stock. 4 beige nutria told and Turquoise tones. Another Conklin value cd. Down s Wool Wilton in 2 Beautiful patterns. Plains beige sandalwood Burnt Orange Green off White and fray. Tweeds Green Besre nutria and trav tones. 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