4 Weekender Friday, December 9, 1977
Arts Desk has suggestions for Christmas giving
By CHIP ENSSLIN
If you're stumped for Christmas gift
ideas, the Daily Tar Heel Arts and
Entertainment Department has a few
suggestions that may help.
A semester of junk mail and
promotional paraphernalia and a steady
stream of hucksters and commercial
sales people have not dulled the Arts
Desk's willingness to share a few out-of-the-ordinary
One of the more off-the-wall press
releases came from the National
Organization for the Reform of
Its bottom-of-the-line offerings are
inexpensive match books emblazoned
with the distinctive NORML logo.
Various bumper stickers are also
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reasonably priced. Those of us more
excited about NORML may opt for a
gold-leaf marijuana pin, "the new
American olive branch," or a handsome
Liberate Marijuana pin, each for $1.25.
NORML or Liberate Marijuana T
shirts will run you $5.00, and a deluxe
cream-colored cotton shirt covered with
Twin go! me
a big A.
"I was late for my biology exam.
But hiy biology came first. I was
starving. So I picked up a BigTwin at
Hardee's and took it with me. I didn't
know the parts of a Paramecium, so
instead I drew and labelled the Big
Twin's charbroiled beef patties, let
tuce, cheese and special sauce.The
prof gave me an "A" and asked
directions to the nearest
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a pattern of green marijuana leaves is
NORML's popular annual favorite is
the new year's Cannabis calendar, which
costs $4.00. Each month features a lush,
full color photo of marijuana from
around the world, complete with
informative text and lunar data. For
desk or wall.
Holiday greeting cards depicting red
and green drawings of marijuana plants
come compete with envelopes at 12 for
$3.51) or 25 for $6.00.
Write to NORML at 2317 M St.
N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037, if you
If your gift inclinations are'a bit more
traditional, UNC graduate Jo Jones has
published her first book. Entitled
Amanda's Tree, this Christmas book for
children will be enjoyed by adults as well
and has received good reviews in
newspapers around the Southeast.
The tale is narrated by Amanda's
$ 1 .98 tree, which has brought happiness
to different people for various reasons
for 14 Christmasses.
Amanda's Tree is illustrated by Mrs.
Jones' Chesapeake, Va., neighbor and
friend, Jo Vansant.
It is for sale at the Intimate Book
Shop, the Card and Gift Shop and UNC
Student Stores for $1.75.
Pre-packaged gift sets of records and
cassettes are being introduced for the
upcoming season by Caedmon, the New
York based producer of spoken-word
These Caedmon Soundbooks will
include four long-play records or
casettes, specially packaged for gift
giving, retailing for $24.95.
The introductory Soundbook series
has seven titles: The J. R. R. Tolkien
Soundbook, The Beatrix Potter
Soundbook, The Science Fiction
Soundbook, The Ogden Nash
Soundbook, The Edgar Allen Poe
Soundbook, the Sherlock Holmes
Soundbook, and the Dylan Thomas
Tolkien reads Tolkien; Claire Bloom
reads Potter, Leonard Nimoy and
William Shatner read Science Fiction,
Nash reads Nash, Basil Rathbone and
Vincent Price read Poe, and Thomas
reads his own poems.
Caedmon has a thousand titles
available in individual cassettes, ranging
from complete Shakespearean dramas
to T. S. Eliot and William Faulkner
reading their own works.
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Christmas giving . . .
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