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IMAGE ©SMALLTOWNPAPERS, INC. ALL CONTENT COPYRIGHTED. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. USE SUBJECT TO LICENSE AGREEMENT. REPRODUCTION, DISSEMINATION, STORAGE, DISTRIBUTION PROHIBITED. PAGE 3 THE FLORALA NEWS-THURSDAY, JUNE Shower-Brunch Given In Honor of Miss Sally White Miss Sally White, bride-elect of Joe Glaze, was honored witlz a kitchen shower-brunch at the Florala home of Mrs. Gerald Manning. Co-hostesses were Mrs. Sam Jackson and Mrs. Robert L. Harrison. Guests were greeted at the door by Miss Kathy Manning who pinned a corsage of yellow roses on the honoree. Flowers on the table were beautiful white dai- sies with yellow daylilies ar- ranged in a silver compote. Juice was served before the meal. The menu consisted of coffee, garlic grits, eggs scrambled with cream cbeese, sausage, Canadian bacon, cheese balls, fresh pineapple with marischino cherries, ba- nana nut bread, pound cake and roasted pecans. The food was served from Mrs. Manning's lovely silver. The honoree was presented with an electric blanket by the hostesses. She also received other gifts of linen from the guests. Attending the shower were a number of the honoree's close friends. Out-of-town guests were Miss Betty Glaze, sister of the groom-to-be, and Miss Pare Perry of Birmingham. CLASSES TO BEGIN AT MocARTHUR TECH JUNE 5 Registration for the summer term at MacArthur State Te- chnical Institute is scheduled to begin on June 5, 1972 and classes will begin on that same date. New classes will begin in the business department in Junior Accounting, General Clerical, Clerk-Typist, and Secretarial training. An extensive survey has re- cently been completed by the school to show job opportunites in the surrounding area. It has proved that there is a great demand for clerk typist, file clerks, secretaries, accoun- tants, etc. at present and the de- mand will be greatly increased by 1977. Course outlines are constant- ly being revised to meet the ever changing needs of the business world. The school is accredited by the Alabama State Department of Education, is an affilitate member of Southern Associa- tion of College and Schools, is approved for training of vet- erans and accepts students without regard to race, creed, or national origin. You earned the applause of the day. SIMS GROCERY MARKET W. 5TH AVENUE L I Seniors FLORALA PAXTON LAUREL HILL ZORN AUTO MR. & MRS. COMER ZORN Ill -Consumers Want to Know by MARGARET SPADER Director of Consumer Affairs National Association of Manufacturers Sometimes t feel I'd like to object to a TV com~ercial. How can 1 find or{t what agenc!/ prepared the commer- cial? You can write or telephone ,your objection to the tele- vision station and it will be forwarded to the agency. The same procedure is recom- mended for misleading adver- tising on radio, or in news- l)apers and magazines. Dr. Wtlltam McWhorter, right, president of Lurleen B, Wal- lace State Junior College, is all smiles as he is awarded an hon- orary doctorate degree from Jacksonville State University. Dr. Ernest Stone~ left, Jacksonville State president, presents the award during the school's Spring graduation exercises. Dr. Mc- Whorter received his undergraduate degree from the Jacksonville, school. Dr. Stone was State School Superintendent when Dr. McWhorter was appointed president of the Andalusia college. Isn't there a law that punishes businesses that advertise items at low prices and then try to sell consumers a more expe~sive model ? This is called "bait and switch" advertising which is considered a deceptive prac- tice and should be reported to the Better Business Bureau or other consumer protection agencies in your area. Does the p~n'chase price of a mobile home include furnish- ings ? Yes, the basic home furn- ishings including carpeting, curtains and draperies, fur- niture, kitchen and heating ,appliances, freight charges, plus the cost of setting the home on the site are usually included in the purchase price. B.J. Crowley's HOROSCOPE Week of May 28 22--Give your time and at- tention to your family, Don't accuse anyone of being im- practical, until you look at your own flaws and correct them. SCQRPIO-- Oct. 23 to Nov. 2J~ -- A better week than last. Take a rest from per- sonal matters. Buy some- thing you like for'your house or wardrobe. SAGITTARIUS-- Nov. 23 to Dec. 21--An exciting week with swift changes in- dicated. Get in the swim and contribute your part to the action. CAPRICORN--Dec. 22 to Jan. 19-- Use your talents if you are asked to write or speak. You project a good public image. Have sympathy for those who need it. AQUARIUS-- Jan. 20 to Feb. 18-- Be wise and wary. Make no promises you can- not keep. H o n e s t y is the best approach. PISCES-- Feb. 19 to March 20--Keep your social life within bounds. Pleasure-. seeking companions could get you in trouble. It isn't worth it. ARIES -- March 21 to April 20-- A week when happiness sh ou I d abound for you. Change not needed now. Your ability to think clearly is at its best. TAURAS- April 21 to May 20--Honest be expected this reer changes, if should be Hit the middle gression and Smile, grads! There ore o lot of good things going for you in the way of great success! IIII I Photos by WILLIS MILLER PICTURED ARE SCENES of the 1971 Ford automobile that was stolen from Shirley and Ferrin DeWayne Eason two weeks ago and found in "Pretty Pond" south of Florala in Wal- ton County, Florida. Top photo is a scene of the car immediate- ly after it was dragged from the lake and the boys -who parti- cipated in the rescue of the car from the water. The second scene is the car as it was being dragged through the woods after a cart loaded with huge logs, when they decided to run away. The man jumped from the cart wagon of logs and the exerts continued on toward "Pretty Pond'" and were never seen again according to reports. The tale goes that they ran into the pond and vanished from sight never to be found. It is report- ed that divers have been in the pond and discarded looking for a bottom but apparently that has resulted in "only a rumor" being It has been a regular rumor that there is no bottom to Pretty Pond, but the car was detected in about 20 feet of water, it is reported. The water where the car was discovered is very clear and hard to tell just bow deep it is from the edge of the water. A rumor that has presisted during the years is of a "log- ger" driving several oxens to taken from Pretty Pond. since the car was seen and re- covered from the "pond with- out a bottom". Boys, who are now men, and went swimming in the pond say a number of large logs floated on top of the water for years which they played on, adding more interest to the oxen, cart and logs' disappearance back during "logging days." GEMINI--Likes to travel and usually of above average intelligence. Those born under this sign must work to control a tendency to be fickle. Your gem is the pearl. Your colors are blue and gray. Your lucky numbers are 3 and 6. Your lucky day is Wednesday. GEMINI--May 21 to June 20--To gain a long-time am- bition you must make the sacrifice of long, hard work. Through effort you can ac- complish anything you truly set your heart on. CANCER- June 21 to July 22-A time for celebration! You will either become en- 'gagdd, married Or re-new the vows of your present mar- riage. Remember! Life is generally as good as you make it. LEO--July 23 to Aug. 22 Be realistic! Your imagi- nation could run wild if you let it. A lot of people love you. Don't let yourself feel that they don't. VIRGO--Aug. 23 to Sept. 22-Invitations to events you should enjoy could be forthcoming, ridding you of a previous feeling of bore- dom. LIBRA--Sept. 23 to Oct. O O Now reap the rewards of your excellent education. SEE US FOR YOUR FERTILIZER, FARM CHEMICAL NEEDS, PEANU~ DRYING AND MARKETING S FASHION FROM THE FORTIES . NOSTAL6/A I.R EVERYWHE,~E-IR4RTICUL,4RLV IN FA,~IION. ,.,~0/~£ O# T/#£ YEAR~ /.,.IOTT£,~T 'WEW* /.OOK~ ARE REALLy JLIGT A r-.OR/H 01: REVIVAL / THE WIOER ,~A:~t)LI:~ER$ iN TODAV~ NEW 8,UIT6 ANI~ COAT6 If~ REALLY A THI~:~/- 8A~ TO THE 40'~ WHEN "[~t= WAR iNFLUENCE WAG OB, VIOUf= iN PAI:~KP ~½0Ut.DERew AN~ NVILt1A~Y CUT. GILVF..R AND C~OLD LAME ~OWNf, You've made it! And we' re awfully proud of you! Keep up the good work as you move on to bigger and better things ahead.