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The Clarendon Press, February 22, 1973 Page 8 People are going out of their way to trade at CHAMBERLAIN MOTOR CO There MUST be a reason WHY?. So Come in Today and find out WHY!! why don't YOU get in on the G.REAT DEALS? Tuesday, Febrauary 13, the Future Teachers of America held a meeting in the CHS library. This meeting was held so that the officers could pass out letters to the parents of those members who had plans to attend the state conven- tion this weekend. Each member planning to attend had to hand in one of these letterswith the parent's signature before he could go. Some last minute instructions were made at this meeting. For example, we were givena few rules to be wex:e r set for the meetings. yeryoneisto bring a sack lunch the  y so we won't lvd to stop and waste an hour eating. This morning(Thursday) the group was scheduled to leave at 5:00 sharp. There are 31 membersgoing along with Miss Yeach, Mr. and Mrs. Cordell, Mrs. Lindley and the bus driver. The problem with luggage space will be the main concern on the road. The bus will be full and half of the people on it are girls. Naturally, we all know how females like clothes. So, for three nights, it will take a HUGE suitcase in order for us to get everything packed. We'll probably be sitting on sultcasesll We all plan to have a good time in San Antonio. We have been warned of the dangers in a large city such as this, and we hope to be careful and make it down there and back home safely. Tuesday night of last week the Booster Club sponsored a chili supper. Parents of the players, the players and facul- ty members attended. Of course, therewere some other in- terested ( and hungry) people there who weren't parents or players or faculty members. The chili was delicious and everyone really seemed to enjoy themselves. Another important event that took place on Tuesday was when Tommy Shields signed with Texas Tech. He had a hard time deciding which school he wanted to attend, but after an awful lot of consideration and thought, he chose T echl Congratulations, TomH Wednesday, February 14, was Valentine's Day. Girls really got excited...especially those who have boyfri- ends. Everyone was curious to see who got the biggest box of candy. And then, some of the girls dldntt receive candy from their boyfriends. Some got other things. I sometimes wonder if that might be a hint that we Just did NOT NEED the candyll Some of us have our Dads to be thankful for because we wouldn't have received any candy if they hadn't given us somell The Spanish Club met one day last week. Plans were made to go to the Paradise Too, Thursday, March 8, to eat a Mex- ican dinner. The whole club plus their dates are invited. We will leave at 6: 30. Coach Noonkester sure has been smiling a lot lately. I wonder if it has anything to do with his new car? Kim Newhouse and Debbie Robertson have really pulled a couple of neat tricks this week. Debble walked in the wrong door at the wrong time and Kim learned not to sit around ANYWHERE with egg on her face[ Terry Save was sick all last week because she lost one of "her" rings. However, she looked under a rock and found what she had turned the house upside down looking for... Terry, did you lose your ring again? What did Mr. Walker find in the hall Tuesday? The CHS Drill Team is selling Clarendon Broncho Bum- per Stickers for $1.00. These stickers are our ',State Finalists" stickers. The Cheei'le.dei-s and clrili { i'he" hers are selling them. Good luck to the Bronchos this weekendl Our first track meet will be in Ft. Stockton Friday and Saturday. 4-Hers going Io Houslon Donley County4-H Club members will exhibit 7 steers and 3 barrows at the Houston Livestock Show nect weekaccordiug to County Extension Agent, Ronald Gooch. The following 4-H Club members will be showing steers; Starla Mann, Mary Jo and Paul Hermesmeyer, David Leathers, Lisa McAnear and James Edward Potts. John Clifford and Clint Robinson will be showing barrows. The barrows and steers will be judged on Wednesday and Thursday and the auction sale for prize winning animals will be Friday. Religious Thoughts Are you happy? Really? Happiness is one of those qua- lities saddly missing in the lives of many people in our country. So often we equate happiness with prosperity and security. Happiness is that which is just over the hill which we are going to get when something special happens or some depressing problem is solved. The day arrives, the problems are solved, the situation is settled, and the special thing is realized. Where is the happinesswe thought such would bring? We find that happiness again has eluded us and we are looking at the horizon longing for it, yes, and again equating it with something that is going to happen in the near future. Does this sound familiar? What is happiness? Webster's dictionary defines happiness as: "good fortune, prosperity, a pleasurable satisfaction." None of us would want to dis- agree with Mr. Webster, but a lot of people have prosper- ed, and do so, only to awake to a miserable situation and unhappiness. Others have had good fortune only to find that this good fortune has made them miserable. Surely, hap- piness means more than this and has its roots deeper than material things and human satisfaction, The Bible equates happiness with spiritual qualities. It follows hard on the heels of love as a qualityoflife mentioned by Jesus. In listing the qualities and char- acteristics of the spiritual life, the Apostle Paul put love first, then Joy. Happiness is the product and the fruit of a life founded in love, concern, and consideration for others. If you seek real happiness, learn to love. Be con- cerned about other people and reveal that concern in some outward expression and you will find real happiness; for happiness is the result of feeding your soul on the spiri- tual things of God as well as feeding your body on the physical bread, the physical necessities of this life. Happiness doesn't just happen. You have to work at it. Start by being kind to others. Start where you live, in your own home. Work on your soul by putting yourself in a spir- itual environment so that some of God's sunshine will rub off on you. Attend the church of your choice and involve yourself in its worship. Read your Bible. Begin to revolve your life around a good purpose that helps others; then, you will be happy. For you to stay happy, this will need to become a habit of your life, a continuous thing. Do what the Golden Rule really says; put God and others first and you will find that spiritual glow -- happiness --which shines through and out of your personality. Why not start howl Happiness doesn't Just happen. You have to work at it. VOLLEYB.LL action was supurb over the volleyball tournament held here. Here's Just action. (Press Photo by Will Lowe) CC boys win volleyball to The Clarendon College Boys won the weekend's volleyball tournament, held here Friday urday. In the girls division, Peanut's Drive-Inwon the ship. Winning second place in the boys division was Texaco, with third place going to Amarillo boys teams participating included The Osburn Furniture, Martin Community culty and the Explorer Scouts. Paymaster Gin won second place lnthe girls West Texas Utilities taking third.Other girls teams] Junior's Food Store, Clifford Grocery, and Owens B Tipton heads i00OSt offl Little,on Havens, who has been assigned to the U. Office in Clarendon since Jan. 5, was re-assigned master at the Childress Post Office last week. been driving to Clarendon each day from E. A. Tipton, who has been with the local post for many years, was named acting postmaster for don. He assumed his duties Monday. Bulldogs drop close Monday, Clarendon College Bulldogs New Mexico;to tangle with New Mexico Junior one of the last games to be played in the 1972-73 New Mexico won the game, 109-100, in overtime. Thursday night, February 22, at 7:30 p.m. thel will show all their biting strength to try and C Amarillo Badgers on the Bulldog court. After Amarillo on the Badgers home court, this full strength to cage the Bulldogs. Friday night, February 23, the Clarendon dogs will face the Wayland Junior Varsity team view, then return to the area with a last game son against the Frank Phillips Plainsmen. Heatherly services s Services for Thomas William Heatherly, 68, a Clarendon and Donley County for more than 28 held at 10 a.m. on Friday, February 23, 1973, Memorial Chapel with Dr. James O. Brandon, the First Baptist Church, officiating. Interment Citizens Cemetery with arrangements under Murphy Funeral Home. Mr. Heatherly died at 8:35 a.m. on Tuesday in Groom Memorial Hospital in Groom after He was born on December 14, 1904 in married Kitty Speed in 1930 at Memphis, TexaS, worked as a telephone installer - repairman for Telephone Company for over 40 years and was the local office here in Clarendon for several yeaS" j his retirement. He was a member of the Survivors include his wife, Kitty Heatherly of one son, Tommy Gene Heatherly, of East St. nois; four sisters, Mrs. L. T. Ford of Dallas, 1 Carroll and Mrs. Thelma Jones both ofA marillo Wallace of Plain Dealing, Lotlsana; two C. Heatherly of Lubbock, John Heatherly of homa; and one granddaughter. Mrs. James O. Brandon will be the guest of the Morris Missionary Circle which will be Fellowship Hall of the First Baptist Church on 27th at 7:30 p.m. Mrs. Brandon will be speaking The program will be cultural, educational, tional. Insight will be given by Mrs. Brandon how women of Latin America live, how they children, their problems, their joys, medical what goes on in the kitchen and how, religion, I various subjects of interests. There will be a question and answer sessiO$ you will be able to ask questions about the cultU ucation life of Brazil. You are cordially invited to attend.