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la 4k jiJflM&QtJfit. /tta haw
read about 3.500 book* That 's what
I figure rea&ng 75 booksayear would
cook up to. That does not count the
Kveral hundred school and college
textbooks I had to read, required
Someone asked me (be other
day what my favorite ten books are I
had aevcr thought about it. but a was
3 lo list them My list may seem
three of the ten ate about the
Mafia. You doo't have to like them
But I thought I would share them with
Jimmy Fratianno. reveals the real
inside of the Mafia Absolutely
fascinating, how can they get away
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EXCELLENCE, by Tom Peters and
Bob Waterman, is the best selling
management book in history By
omission, it documents bow we have
been doing it wrong for 400 years A
must far any manager
What do all those anthropology and
sociology studies of Indians mean?
Farb has the best insight on this of
anyone 1 have read
4 BLACK LIRE ME. by John
Howard Griffin, for the fir* time let
non-Black people know what it fell
like to be Black to the U S It
documented the horrors of racism
and discrimination such at no other
book hat ever done A mutt read for
5 THE GODFA THEM, by Mario
Puzo, is alto my favorite movie It
documents the absolute need for
loyalty among Mafia members, the
punislunent for disloyaltv is death
by Ed Reid and Ovid Demans was the
fun Mafia book I ever read What
have I learned from reading few
books about the Mafia ' Be absolutely
loyal so your friends, kill your
enemies, and hustle and work hard
This book tells how the Mafia built
Las Vegas
Bill Bryson Have you ever wondered
why we spell "knife* that way'*
Bryson explains how we have
changed and evolved English over
the past 1.000 years Wonderful stufT
8 HACKERS, by Steven Levy
tells how the first hackers, using two
digit binary codes, beat the systems at
MIT and Stanford in the early days
IT is a really fascinating history of a
little-known side of computers
Wolfe Despite bis cutesv-pie writing
style. Wolfe captures the history and
life styles of some of my lint heroes
-fighter pilots Documents that John
Glean has always been a doit
RIDS, by Edward B. Fiske The best
book in years on what ready worts in
education Wnen I called htm the
other week, hu daughter ioid me Ted
*as putting his theories into practice
in school in T'uiland (food show.
Ted This book is a mat for every
That 's the list. Why did I pick
them .' I picked them mainly because
they are fun to read Why ire they fun
to read'' Mainly becau-e they fell
t*ood stories
Why do tliey fell gcod stones?
Mainly because they tell what
happened to people. Many of them
are good reads 10 go back and re-read
twoor five years later I am constantly
amazed at how much I forget in five
years, nd how new a foimerty-read
book is on the second or third reading
I am glad my three ;urls like to
read They like it almost as much as
I do Reading i a constant stretching
of the mind, a way to le.irn without
going away to Jo so
Young and old alike can benefit
from reading Parents, be sure your
child reads
Ten Mile Center
Church Honors
Pastor Eamie Hammonds paid
homeage to the veterans of World
War II. Korea, and Vietnam at Ten
Mjle Center Church The Pastor asked
the veterans to stand before the
audience and state their names and the
wars they served in Patrotic song,
lead by Mrs Sue Jones. Pray by Rev
Eanue Hammonds, and a poem was
ready bv T/SGT William P Revels, a
Pearl Harbor Survivor His poem
by Cbm. A Ctutmyn
History was made in I'Ml. on
December 7. 1941
A day in mind that I will always
then bomb* rained down and
many would die
Airfields and ships were hit and
fires broke out
We were in a war that was never a
Ships were open. Harbor waters
burning from oil
IN a vrv few moments teh surface
started to boil
Service men blown off their ships
and into the water
Smoke and fire out of control, and
things not much hotter
Battleship Arizona, destroyed and
beyond repair
Half or its crew died with the ship
A they are still there
To the hospital went the
servicemen! wounded and dying
While enemy kept on shooting and
Two hours of duster on a ounce
beautiftil Sunday morn
Now Bus paradise of an Island,
became tattered and lorn
That night, planes flew in. people
were very nercvous
They'd never been in a war before.
since satertng the service.
The plans wer eour planes
and Most were shot down
The once blue skies were now
anoky and brown
Upward Bound
Participate in
Summer Food
The Upward Bound Project al PSU
will participate in the North Carolina
Department of Public Instruction
Summer Food Program for Children,
alone with Ms regular activities The
Food Program is sponsored by the
North Carolina state Board of
Education. Department of Public
Instruct too. and provides numttona!
meals for children through aye 18 or
younger who are determined to be
ehyiMe All students will be served
the same meals wtthout regard to race,
color, national origin, sax. aye.
religion or handicap Students who
or AFDC assistance units are
?momsrudly eltytblc to receive ftee
Hh Summer Food vmct Program
tor toe Upward Bound participants
hasp Jane 12 and will end July 22/
Bound Coordinator at 916-521-4276
( aroKaa ladiaa Voice
a published every Thursday by
First American UtoDom
XM Normal St. - Cofage Plaza
Pom Office Box 1075
Pembroke. Monk C?i oh? 28372
Phone (919) 521-2826
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Conn? Brijfboy. Editor
Helen Lodd?r. Office Manager
One year m NC. $2000
Out of state. $25.00
Second Class Postage Paid at
Pembroke NC
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Pediatric Pointers I
My family and I just returned
from a trip out to Oklahoma and New
Mexico We had a great time and had
a chance to visit some of our friends
from our work with the Indian Health
Service m Oklahoma. The Indian
Club of Talihiha OK presented me
with an eagle leather tan for my work
with that group and the Choctaw
Nation Of course. I was very honored'
I thought it would be good to
repeat an article I did last year oo
atopic dermatitis (sometimes called
eczema). Remember that atopic
dermatitis is one of the most common
slun problems seen in kids and occurs
in about 5% of children under the age
of 5 It is a chrooic condition thai
occurs in genetically predisposed
individuals The cause of this rash is
unknown Eighty percent of affected
individuals have a personal or family
history of allergies These patients
have an increased susceptibility to
asthma, hay fever, and other allergies.
The typical rash of acute atopic
dermatitis is red. crusted.
or scaly plagues consisting of tiny
blisters and bumps Thickened skin
with prominent slun markings is a
feature of chronic dermatitis and results
from repeated rubbing and scratching
Post-inflammatory skin color changes
are common, particularly in dark
skinned individuals
Tte distribution ofthe rash varies
with the at* of the patient lit tannic
eczema (in children less than 2 years
of age) involves mainly the anas,
legs, cheeks, scalp, and trunk.
Childhood eczema (2 years of age lo
puberty) usually involves the wrists,
ankles, and folds of the elbows and
knees After puberty, atopic dermatitis
tends to have a predilection for the -
face. neck, hands and feet. f
Sometimes eczema rashes get '
infected with germs and form blisters/
or pustules Antibiotics (either by
mouth or topically I are usually needed
to clear this condition
Approximately 80*/. lo 00% of
children who have atopic dermatitis
outgrow the condition by puberty Of
course this is good news for patients
as well as parents who are helping
treat this condition.
Next week we will discuss the
management and treatment of atopic
dermatitis. I would like to extend a
thank you to Miss Lumbee, Natasha
Wagner, for her participation in the
Red Earth Festival this past weekend
in Oklahoma City She did a fine job
of representing her people at thai
prestigious event. I hope we continue
to allow our princesses to participate
with other Indian royalty at these pow
wows and festivals, it is good
experience for the individual and good
public relations for our tribe Seeya!
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B: tr> vmir arrminr. ypii prnhahly wi^h
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I the Carolinas that does.
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? Reduced and reprinted in
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? 10 for business accounts.
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