crop tt r a ver5- .
tJii me 1 u well is for s gooi foe '
tsv.lf. Keen vour menu simrle, b t
A. low r-than-s - .-re Corn t
i c' - .iJ .t f ar t
have food food, well prepared and
0 1. t' j pr t s' ited. ' '
beautifully served? 4 ; ;
North Carolina iwaina in r -
h Stottt-WftHprHjl Cron lie
Th- 1" 1 vield was n t "'8 .!
And remember, It is Christmas Day,
buaUl3, wh a tot 1 pro' " t of
fieirvice ksued its monthly report bas
67,611,003 bushels enar tr.e i-yesr
average for 1941-50 was a 2S.5 t iJl.el
yield with an average production of
and certainly on this day you should
ed on estimates I November 1.
Thrniiirbout the harvesting fi"S0n
begin the meal by returning thanks
69,660,000 bushels. :
lor your many iKrooMiw. 1 v Bumaiamig vT: . - -V r -
... -- Llftjmfviwo V ' ' -1.-4 -.- : L.irA ntiv tW Via 1QK
'- W you have trouble making cheap
nan Hisr hills. VOU'll bO fr-
x.ri4 in VnAvln . Illsft 1 whet the
is worth- today. The cost of
' things people buy hit a new high in
August, 1962, which means the value
of the;dllar hit a new low. , ;
In - comparis&n ; with the 1935-39
Hollar today is worth 52
cents, saya I. C.' Yagel, Perquimans
county farm agent for tne Jstate oi
lege Extension Service. In 1947 the
buying power of a dollar was 63 cents
and ten years ago the figure was 86
: cents. .
This is inflation," says Mr. Tagel.
"The number of dollars in cir
culation has increased faster than tfie
supply of things that dollars buy.
Inflation doesn't affect all commodi
ties or 11 people alike. Some gain
while others lose, inflation helps to
: rCUUJWl&fUbv MK, ivwcuia. wub v .
not mean a real gain in the national
standard 01; living. . ..
"The only way to really improve
our standard of living," Mr. Yagel
points out, "is by increasing our
production. Production is standard of
living. What we produce is what we
Holiday More Fun
When Family Helps
What are you doing about Christ
mas this year not just about gifts
and decorations, but what are you
doing about Christmas cards and what
about the Christmas dinner itself,
slfs not too soon to start planning
'Stat Colleira Extension Nutrition
ist Virginia Wilson says, "simple or
elaborate lot vnur Christmas dinner
also be a family affair." Not only
should the family share in eating,
but in the getting ready for it as well.
Mnnf vearn. the mother of tihe family
begins days or even weeks ahead of
time baking fruit cakes, plum pudding
and nt.lim- mwH HishM. and verv fre
quently she gets help from the other
family members only in the form 01
sampling' and licking the bowl. ' -TWts
Wilson aavs that this import
ant part of the Christmas Day cele
hrtit.inn will he -nore enlovable if each
rnembet ofthe family helps in soW(B
way. ;6ne 'raayiet the table, using flie
very prettiest' table cloth, dishes and
silver, another may have fun plan
ning and arranging an appropriate
center piece using a bowl of fruit,
candles, pine boughs or a Christmas
(Small favors to mark each pleace
at the table could be made from red
birthday candles stuck into-a marsh
mallow or gum drops. Another sug
gestion for colorful place cards is
to cut Christmas trees or bells from
colnrorl construction r paper.' . ' These
little ''extras" will really make your
Christmas dinner seem more line tne
iroeeial occasion that it is. A few
auiet irames Dlaved at the table can
do much to make the dinner a merry
occasion. . . ' .
Thin vrAr make vour Christmas din.
ner something to be long remember
ed for the spirit that prevails during
innw aiK ".
KEENLY iler ready to leap
t of alarm. lifeiovor U f!n
xample of depondawiiry.
. 1 . j l. :.
Swimmers tool soie wnwn i
. The marnbon o our itaflf r
keenly atort. tOf n ney
with proctiCV otoncO
timo ot oeea. wo
iperiencod outhonry ana ae
pandabflity always. '
. - V
Here are year 'jound gifts that never stop giving
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