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- JEFFERSON REPC.1TER, Thursday, April 2,
"What's cooking" will be on
the minds' of Old Kentucky
:Home Homemakers when the
club meets April 1 4 at the home
jof Mrs. V. L. Elmore, 5403
j Stephen Foster Avenue. Major
project for the month will be
convenience foods and
Blender Uses." It will be given
;by Mrs. C. H. Jager, foods
The March meeting was held
at the home of Mrs. D. L.
5 Bringer, 3517
with 100 per cent of the
members present. The meeting
was opened by the president,
:Mrs. A. C. Chadwick, who led
members in the pledge of
i allegiance to the flag and the
. club collect. Mrs. W. C. Bennett,
j cultural arts leader, gave the
on "faith" from
J Hebrews 11:1-jj
A discussion was held on
j; plans for the membership tea,
$ which will be given jointly by all
home maker clubs located in the
Okolona area on April 10 from
;l to 4 p.m. at the Okolona
S Woman's Club, 8103 Blue Lick
,'Road. Mrs. Elmore, vice
'president and membership
chairman, will be in charge of
setting up the display and
? making all arrangements for the
Mrs. A. A. Schmitt,
: landscape chairman, presented a
'lesson entitled "Landscape
; Notes" dealing with shade trees,
J shrubs, crabgrass, newly seeded
- great in soft, fluid knits
move with the body.
Women will see many knits,
crepes, bias cuts, blouson tops,
circular skirts and many pleats.
everything is in this year.
Hemlines are. still high, but the
designers say by fall and winter
there will be a trend to longer
Suits have made comeback
tailored, long or short jackets,
blazers, peplum jackets of 1 947,
long vests, and pleated or
wrapped skirts. Coats in many
styles from mini to maxi, as well
as fit and flare, pleats in back,
single or double breasted,
belted, sleeveless with large
choice. Dresses also come in
varied styles from the coatdress,
Designs are larger or moving
patterns. You will find the
patch print and dots of all sizes
be purchased for fall and winter. fringed. To complete
The Maxi has been accepted for accessories are gloves that are
winter coats and evening wear short, and, most important,
and abstracted shapes. and is being shown for spring white. Scarves are
Geometric designs are tiny and and summer. Looks like we have
bolder in design,
refined or large and bold. a choice of hem lines, maybe a square or long, but a very
important accessory this year.
Border designs are growing in variety for the wardrobe.
popularity, silk prints are
Mrs. Samples reminded The hat styles of 1920 are back,
coming on strong, reptile look members that accessories play including berets, panamas, flat
coming in big for 1970.
an important part in any top open work straw, or floppy.
Jewelry is still in. Earrings
The longest skirts since costume. There are many styles
Dior's New Look in 1 947 were of shoes available, such as are longer to go with the
longuette look. Also popular are
unveiled in Paris as the fashion cut-ou- t,
platform heels, higher
world experienced its most heels, odd shaped heels, scarf pins, dog collars, small
drastic upheaval in years. Styles chunky, wedged, two or three rope pearls for skimmers, chains
from mini to maxi were shown toned, all in the newest material and belts, skinny bracelets (two
by different designers. Several of wrinkled patent. One may or three at a time,) chunky
bracelets, big and bold rings on
designers and manufacturers are also choose the clog.
both hands, clips at neckline of
pushing the midi look. The
shoes, one may dresses and on hats. Sunglasses
Look has been
named "the dammed."
choose many types of bags in are bigger, with pink and purple
The midi tried a come back the new crinkly patent or soft tone lenses and frames.
Mrs. Samples advised
last year will they make it this leathers, such as shoulder straps,
year? Retailers are not buying larger bags, much hardware still members to "let your
many styles for spring and evident, or an Indian lover may imagination and good judgment
summer, but possibly more will choose a bag that is laced and decide what style to choose."
"IT STARTED WITH VAUDEVILLE" is the theme of Atherton High School's senior class
sponsored show set for April 3 and 4 at 8 p.m. In phpto above, from left, Ellen Eickmeyer, Ann
Lukins and Robin Rogers rehearse for the event. Tickets will be $1.25 in advance or $1.50 at the
shirtwaist or sweater dress, with
raglan sleeves, short sleeves and
She also pointed out that
stoles and shawls may be worn
either in daytime or evening.
with narrow legs -swith
traight as an arrow
tailored shirts and jackets, tunic
tops, or jumpsuits are strong. By
referring to the Webster
Dictionary, we find the work
"funky" means foul smelling or
panicky, but fashion says it
means the "attic look of the 30s
and 40s. Ugly, out of style
things, which are back in again."
Mrs. Samples also said that
Women's Wear Daily indicates
colors range from the palest to
the deepest shades of violets,
pinks, yellows, blue and plums.
The Louisville scene is red -alone or with blue and white -no more than three colors.
Fabrics are soft, such as
knits, crepes, slinky silk, jersey,
denims, canvas, linen, raw silks,
rustics and polyester knits.
Gogs' h febion
GueM Horabozs Arc Told
"Anything goes" as far as
for next year is
Homemakers were told at then-las-t
The March meeting of Black
Mudd Homemakers was held at
setting out dogwood trees,
the home of Mrs. Michael
directions for making a compost
Weber, 204 McBroom Court.
pile, and other related subjects
The major lesson given by Mrs.
', for this time
Joseph Powell was on spring
Mrs. Bringer, creative ideas
chairman, displayed a
Mrs. Powell told the
.wastebasket covered with
homemakers of a survey taken
'burlap and trimmed with grapes
by "McCalls" in 1968 which
made from ball fringe, which
stated that homemakers spent
will be the project for the
$176 billion dollars for fabrics
that year. They also spent
; month at work night also to be
'held at the Bringer home.
another $400 million dollars for
notions as well as $150 million
The major project this
Cedar Heights Women
was "Spring Trends,"
dollars for patterns and $200
'presented by the clothing Le;rn Sprirtj Factions
million dollars for sewing
V ;yed a. lectin board with -, Cedar Heights Homemakers . The survey also noted that
clippings from magazines and held their March meeting at the the average housewife takes
newspapers, explaining in detail home of Mrs. Robert Foster, seven and four-tenthours to
make a garment and averages
'what is to be expected on the 7906 Cedar Brook Drive.
fashion scene. She said that at
Mrs. Clay Sledge opened the making thirteen garments a
this time there were more meeting by giving the thought year. It also showed young
'seamstresses than in any other for the day, using "faith" as her people to have the greatest
jtime of history, due to the high topic.
percentage increase trend
jcost of living, variety of
"Think Cling For Spring," toward sewing.
Mrs. Powell told members
materials and patterns, and easy suggested Mrs. William Jenks in
her lesson on Fashion Showcase what they will be seeing as far as
The following figures were for Spring
1970. Fashion fashions are concerned this
quoted from the McCalls minded women will have the spring. The soft look is "in" for
National Piecegoods Survey of softer styling in their clothing spring. Everything will have a
.1968: $176 billion spent on with an individual and natural soft look
the colors, the
fabric; $400 million on notions look.
silhouette, the details, the
.and trims; $150 million on
Cedar Heights group will join fabrics.
paper patterns; $200 million on with other area Homemakers
However, silhouettes fall in
sewing machines; average Clubs in sponsoring a the long-lea- n
number of garments per membership drive and tea to be will be emphasized by cardigan
housewife was 13 and an held April 10 at the Okolona jackets over
average of 7.4 hours spent
coats, coat and
Womens Club Building.
making each garment. This
Mrs. Ralph Isbell, 8610 dress ensembles,
indicates that due to the fine Michael Ray Drive, will be host blouson sweater dresses, and
garments with more fit and
fabric used, ladies used greater at the April meeting.
Members present were Mrs. flare.
jcare in construction.
The phrase "think cling for Robert Balthrop, Kenneth
spring" indicates what we can Becker, Claude Boswell, Sam
A big comeback is being
expect in fabric, since women's
Brock, Al Braun, Richard
wear will be very soft looking Farren, Robert Foster, Ralph made in suits. They are more
ifor Spring 1970. The colors, Hopkins, Ralph Isbell, William tailored with long jackets and
details, fabrics -- Jenks, Joseph Lindsey, James short jackets, nipped in blazers,
j everything is soft. Clothes will
Monroe, Clay Sledge and James 1947 Peplum jacket (peplum
means flounce below and
; cling to the body in the form of
around the waist on jackets or
ibody dresses that fit like
Mrs. Janis Bell, Juanita Miller
the lanky lowdown and Margie Firquinn were guests on dresses), long vests, pleated
or wrapped skirts, and
:sweatericket, the natural of the club.
Spring coats go from mini to
maxi to midi with fit and flare
Concerning dresses, any type
is "in," including coatdresses,
skimmers and shirtwaist. The
dress will have various looks
such as with pleats, empire
waist, raglan sleeves, sleeveless,
short sleeves, scoop neck, or
tunic tops, bare backs
Stoles and shawls are also
coming back and will be seen
anytime of the day.
Pants are still "in" with
jumpsuits strong among the
favorites. Pants will have the
straight narrow look.
The "Funky" color that is
"in" for spring, means the attic
look or the look of the 1930's
and 1940's with emphasis on
the feeling of liking the "ugly"
out of style things that are
suddenly "in" again. Funky
colors are faded looking,
whitened or dusty
with little prints in slinky sleazy
Here, though, red seems to
be the outstanding color with or
without navy and white.
Spring fabrics are soft and
natural looking, as well as body
conscious. They include light
weight knits, drapable crepes,
silks and jerseys. The natural
will be seen in such fabrics as
denims, canvas, linens, raw silks
and rustics. Polyester knits are
the favorite this spring.
The spring designs are large
in size and moving patterns and
abstract forms such as dots,
geometries, paisleys, tiles, and
florals. Border designs are also
popular but the rage is silk
prints. The reptile look will be
The longest skirts since 1 947
were unveiled in Paris along
with all different lengths from
mini to maxi. However, fashion
colors will still be seen. Short
gloves are the favorite.
Another favorite accessory is
scarves with the newest ones
ranging from mini prints to bold
geometries in oblong sizes.
Hats Are Back
The cloche type hats, open
work straw, and floppy hats.
This springs' jewelry is much
more dramatic. Earrings are
longer, to go with the Longuette
Look. Big rings worn on both
hands seem to be the thing.
There will be scarf pins, and new
dog collars, as well as long tiny
strands of pearls for simple
skimmers. Also three or four
thin bracelets worn at a time
will be seen along with chunky
Strong colors in sunglasses
such as pink and purple-ton- e
lenses and frames are "in," the
bigger the better.
Definitely "anything goes"
in the fashion trends this spring.
Mrs. William Jackson also
read a report on landscaping on
how to get yards looking nice.
Club members decided not
to have the annual "Visitors
Appreciation"since they will be
involved in the Okolona Area
Homemakers Tea which is to be
held April 10.
The club is looking for new
members. Anyone interested in
joining should contact Mrs.
Keith Ray Accepted
For College Admission
Keith Leslie Ray, son of Mr.
and Mrs. Fred L. Ray, Jr., has
been accepted for admission to
Nashville, Tennessee in the fall
A future 1970 graduate of
Thomas Jefferson High School,
Ray will be a first quarter
CALL EVENINGS AFTER 5
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Convention in Lexington. A few
other members are going for one
DAY CARE CENTER
$17.00 PER WEEK
With Coupon Good Thru April 11, 1970
jj 5613 BARDSTOWN RD.
OPEN TUES. 9 to
-1969 PONTIAC Tempest LeMant Coupe.
Automatic, 6 cylinder, power steering,
excellent for economy. Mist Green finish.
Wt givt our uwd VWi th 1
nd Performance impaction. H they pan,
them completely and
guarantee 1 00 the repair or replacement
of all major mechanical part for 30 days
or 1000 miles.
1965 FORD LTD, 4 door hardtop,
factory air, automatic, power, dark green
finish, vinyl top. Extra deen.
1966 CAPRICE Coupe, red finish, red
interior, factory air, power steering end
brakes, excellent condition. Save)
ft'CN. through SAT.
riUUKJ THURS.&FRI. Evening By
f) JU rOv
1966 FORD LTD Coupe, maroon finish,
black vinyl top, automatic,
1965 CHEVROLET Vi ton pickup.
Automatic, 6 cylinder Camper Topper.
Extra dean. Must see to appreciate!
1965 MUSTANG Coupe, automatic, air
conditioned, white finish. Excellent
Building a Reputation"
1968 PONTIAC Firebird Coupe, dark
blue finish, 350 engine, 4 speed stick shift,
meg wheels. Extra sharp)
Cell 451- -
9 to 6
1968 CHRYSLER Newport Coupe, green
finish, matching green interior, air
conditioned, automatic, power steering
and brakes. Extra deanl
SHERRIN WRIGHT AND
1967 PONTIAC Catalina Coupe factory
air, automatic, power, gold finish with
black vinyl top.
1968 PONTIAC G.T.O. Coupe, maroon
finish, automatic, power, low mileege,
extra sharp, black interior and black vinyl
1968 DODGE Coronet RT Coupe, dark
green finish, white interior, automatic,
power, steering, factory air. Extra Clean I
BEFORE WE PUT THEM TO
BED FOR THE SUMMER . . .
1969 MUSTANG, Fastbeck Coupe, dark
green finish, beige interior, automatic,
V8, low mileage. Sharp I
CCLDIN DAY1 Mr. and Mrs. W. Loyd WcaJlierford,
8505 Eeulah Church Road, will celebrate their 50th wedding
anniversary on April 19 at Cedar Creek Baptist Church, 7709
Eardstown Road in Fern Creek from 2 to 4:30 p.m. The couple
have a son, Maurice, two daughters, Mrs. Jean Crown and Mrs.
Earbara Miller and two grandchildren. Weatherford retired in
May, 1962, as chief clerk in the accounting department of the
LonisvCIe and Nashville Railroad, after service from March of
Emerald. The lesson entitled
"What Is Estate Planning," was
presented by Mrs. Luci Fleck.
The April 1 5 meeting will be
held in the home of Mrs.
Carolyn Schroering, 2406
Cherian. The club meets at 8
p.m. on the third Wednesday of
Anyone interested in joining
the club should contact
Prestonia Homemakers held
their March meeting at the
home of Mrs. Marie Brands.
The lesson was given by Mrs.
Ernest Baskette on spring
fashion. She told members that
hemlines were getting longer,
also that the long puffed sleeves
that they wore many years ago
were back in style.
Lots of scarves are being
worn, pleated skirts are very
good, and the shirtwaisted dress
is back in style, she said. Capes
are very good this spring, she
told them, and "everyone
should have one."
"Materials this year are using
lots of prints like the ones we
used years ago," she said.
Handbags are trimmed with
lots of buckles and metal ware.
Shoes are wide heels, broad toes
and "most comfortable."
Jewelry is large and long
beads, and bangle bracelets are
The club bought candy that
is being sold by the 4-Club,
and also gave a monetary
donation to them.
The club will hold a work
day in April at the home of Mrs.
The April meeting will be at
the home of Mrs. Mable Click,
3029 Lexington Road with an
The March meeting of the
Charlane Park Homemakers met
March 1 8 at the home of Mrs.
Ann Phillips, 3411
Cooper Chapel Club
Makes Easter Baskets
Cooper Chapel Homemakers
is making Easter baskets
manufacturers are pushing the again this year for Central State
midi look. The opinion is that Hospital. This has been their
there will be a choice in hem project for several years.
lengths and probably a varietyof
They are also going to
them in wardrobes. The participate, along with other
Longuette Look will be seen clubs, in a tea that will be given
more this fall and winter then at the Okolona Community
spring and summer.
Center, April 10 from 1 to 4
In the way of accessories p.m.
shoes will be cut out, higher
The public is invited by the
heels, odd shaped heels, stepped club members "to come and see
upon platforms, and in two or the educational and creative
three tones. Wrinkled patent is ideas each club will display."
the newest material for shoes.
The club met on St. Patrick's
The newest handbags are of Day at the home of Mrs. Leland
crinkley patent or soft leathers Jarrett, 4900 Lacarem Drive. A
in large sizes. Shoulder straps lesson was presented by Mrs.
are the preference.
Clutts on "Estate
In gloves, white is the most Planning," stressing that each
important color although other person should make a will.
Hems Getting Longer,
Preston ia Club Hears