Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Monday, January 24, 2000
Study club plans meeting
The Modern Study Club will meet at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 26, in
the Catherine and J.E. Travland home at 318 W. Sixth for an International
Affairs Program with Nan Cate, Department Chairman in charge.
The thought-quote for the meeting is . _ "It is now possible to show
the Maya were a real people, who lived, loved, hated, created, possessed
and destroyed in a manner's characteristic of human beings," Emily J. Sano
_ "The Blood of Kings."
The program entitled, "An Ancient Civilization _ A Modern Problem _
Guatemala, will be presented by Nan Cate.
Roll call will be answered with the name of a Central or South American
The bi-monthly project for this meeting is financial support for NIE,
Newspapers in Education.
Margie Williamson will join Travland with hostess duties.
Motion sickness can be avoided
A few minor adjustments on your child's car seats might help eliminate
Motion sickness can be caused by the difference between what the eyes
see and what the body senses," said Dr. Ellen M. Friedman, an otorhinolaryngologist
at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.
"By elevating car seats so children can look out the window, they can
see the direction of travel their bodies are experiencing," Friedman said.
Traveling at night can also help reduce motion sickness because there is
less stimulation at night.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
Division of Buckner News Alliance, Inc.
324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
Phone 915-445-5475, FAX 915-445-4321
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