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ANCIENT WEDDING CUSTOMS
FLOWER OF KNIGHTHOOD When knights were bold the crusaders adopted the symbol of the orange blos som and brought the lovely flower to their ladies fair. Another bridal tradi tion in Washington is to select your wedding and engagement rings at Michaelson. Charge accounts invited. B.Michaelson &Co. Pletinumsmitks Goldsmiths 15th and G Streets .. . a yon hove searched for. of genuine mahogany, with ^Zilind a cabinet. Executed by master cabinet makers ... ο custom - mode masterpiece. OPEN DAILY 9 ΑΛΙ. to * P.M. Satwdiyi till 6 p.n. George McAfee (left), Chicago Bears football player, and Sherry Robert son, now with the Wash ington Nationals, sell appliances. É Pro Athletes Have Two Careers By MERRELL WHITTLESEY ït is NO longer fashionable for profes slonal athletes to spend the off season hunting, fishing or spinning yarns around a pot-bellied stove at the village store. The tendency among modern-day players Is to supplement their incomes with a profit able off season occupation, salesman pre ferred, in which their sports page names Hie Redskins could corral almost a full team from temporary District residents. BUI Young has his own cement company, Jimmy Youel is a sportscaster, Clem Stralka a three-sport coach at the National Train ing School for Boys and John Koniszewskl a dabbler In pro basket ball. Wilbur Moore is busy at the Redskin office with his duties as assistant coacn, «fkiu *«n-— ■ -» att uv vuAwuavft. A few years ago, members of the Redskins, Nationals and other seasonal teams de serted Washington in the off season, but now a number of players who are not settled in their respective home towns will gladly listen to a proposition for a sideline. 'ΜΗΒΒΒΒ&Γ· ■ ■ ■ .. — »« »v ·τ*ΜΜ·νλ w»tu wvumi/ nuiuiui are automobile serviceman and salesman, respectively. A1 Demao is a wine salesman. Frank Aklns, recently traded to Boston, Is playing pro basket ball and is a sports caster, while 8teve Bagarus, now of the t I • I · I Bill Hardy making golf clubs at the Chevy Chase Club.