I was married to Alfred Burton on Jan. 6, 1955. Alfred gave me this Mouton coat on Dec. 25, 1955 for Christmas. The more recent photo shows me just before going to church on Jan. 29, 2012. Everybody said it was almost unbelievable that I had had the coat that long.
Betty Jo Burton, Elkin, Surry Yadkin EMC
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Energy Efficiency Tip
Ninety percent of the energy it takes to wash clothes is used to heat water. If you wash in cold water, you could save $40 per year if you have an electric water heater and $30 annually if you have one powered by natural gas.