r KOtiUTH COUNTY ADVANCI rrr Church Page OAMMhltl^Mfeft^l *BHa\ I ^BAtlgftfjMilti ''twItttA BrP^re*^l*jFl'Pe%F . w^^ ^|?^jjS8S3?!f — .'^'r^^^ 1 Jr ....'...... • ...... ..__ a^*H^^^^^^^^^^PHfc ____ |_ News of services and meetings in Kossuth County churches this week THII MlllAOf ftFONSOftID if i i t 2—Algona (Iowa) Advanca THURSDAY, AUG. 3, 1967 TODAY'S INVESTOR , St. John Lutheran Church •«v. A. I. Vehllnt, Inttrlm r»erto» Burt Thursday, August 3 2:00 p.m. — Ladies Aid. 8:00 p.m. — Choir rehears- 0. Why would one stock sell for more than another, although the latter's earnings per share is higher? I cite Control Data and Sperry Rand. Control Data costs more, but Sperry Rand earns more. A. Your question is a very good one and illustrates a very fundamental fact of life in the stock market. In the long run, the single most important factor determining the price of a slock is its earning power - the earnings' per share generated by the corporation. Quite commonJy, the stock of an industrial company will sell at 10 to 15 times earnings. That is, a stock earning $5 per share per year will sell at $50 to $75 a share. Shares of a company with a record of growing faster than others, or seeming to have prospects of doing so, may sell at an even higher price/earnings ratio. When enthusiasm for the stock subsides, the number of people willing to pay high price/- eiarninigs ratios shrinks ami the price of such a stock falls rapidly. - iRiigih.1 now Control Data is selling a,t around $100 a share while its earnings are only about $1 per share. On the other hand, Sperry Rand is selling at around $36 and lias earnings of $1.75 per share. Thus it secmis that Sperry Rand is the bettor buy. Both companies have had problems in the recent past, but both seem to have overcome these and appear headed for belter clays. It.': would appear:that the.- people who arc buying Control Data arc basing their decisions more on what they hope the future will produce, while Sperry Rand buyers nre basing their price more on present earnings. A numbed* of security analysts, however, expect both companies to improve earnings by about the same amount in the coming year. Q. In a recent column you recommended buying shares in growing companies that are putting a good slice of their profits back into new plant equipment and inventory. How can one tell which companies these are? A. First, to find a rapidly growing company, you can check the Standard & Poor's investment listings at a broker's office or your library. By skihvming through these you can find firms whose sales have increased 75 per cent or more in the last five years. These will definitely be nap- idly growing companies. Once you have found them, chock their earnings per share for the same years. If earnings have increased at about the same percentage a.s sales, you have found a company with a good earnings record. It is an easy step to next determine what percentage of earnings is being paid out in dividends. Also, the Standard & Poor'* sheet, or other reporting ser- vies, will give information about the new capital investments made by the corporation each year, so you can tell if the firm is building new plants and adding to its equipment, or just piling up money. A convenient way of studying an individual company is outlined in NAIC's Investment Club Manual, available by mail for $3.00. 0- MEDAL — A/lc Kenneth L. Dunlap, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard 0. Dunlap of New Virginia, was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal recently. Airman Dunlap was decorated for meritorious service as an administrative specialist while on duty in Thailand. RADISH — One radish in the garden of young Troy Culbertson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Myron Culbertson, Indianola, weighed half a pound. Sunday, August 6 8:00 a.m. — Divine Service. 9:00 a.m. — Sunday School. Regular Baptist Charles Hawkins, Pastor Algono Thursday, August 3 8:00 p.m. — Mid-week Service. Bible Study and Prayer Meeting. Business Meeting to follow. Saturday, August 5 to Saturday, August 12 Family Camp No. 3. Rcgu- lair Baptist Camp, Clear Lake, Iowa. Sunday, August 6 9:30 a.m. — Sunday School. Classes for all ages. 10 :45 a.m. — Morning Worship. 7:00 p.m. — Youth Training and Adult Bible Study. 8:00 p.m. — Evening Service with Communion Service. Special Music: Cindy and Ricci Frambaugh. Wednesday, August 9 8:00 p.m. — Sunday School Teachers' Meeting. Food For Thought: The nature of seed is to multiply; be careful therefore, what you sow! Copied. First Methodist Rev. Frank L. Consldlne, Pantor Wesley Sunday, August 6 Chubb D. Elling, District Lay Leader of Mason City District will be the Guest Speaker. St. Paul's Lutheran Whittemore ;•• i Friday, August 4 . 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. — Communion Announcements. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. — Communion Announcements. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. — Communion Announcements. Sunday, August 6 Note the time change. 8:30 a.m. — Sunday School and Bible Classes. 9:30 a.m. — Church Service with Communion. Sunday, August 6 to Saturday, August 12 LLL Family Retreat at Okoboji. Tuesday, August 8 8:00 p.m. — Lutheran Layman League, at church. Topic: Modern Problems. Wednesday, August 9 School cleaning, morning, afternoon and evening. Thursday, August 10 2:00 p.m. — Meeting of Ladies Aid. Topic: Amos Chapter 9, Lesson 10. 8:00 p.m. — Meeting of Sunday School Teachers. Congregational Rev. Frank Harccy Algona St. Cecelia Catholic Rl. Rev. M»Rf. P. P. Oeareh Algona . MASSES AT ST. CECELIA Sunday Masses — 6:00, 7:30, 9:00 and 10:30. Weekdays — 6:45 and 8 a.m. CONFESSIONS — Saturdays, days before First Friday and Holidays. On the hour 3:00, 4:00, 5:00, 7:00, 8:00, 9:00 p.m. Other times by appointment. Sacred Heart Catholic Rev. Ralph Ohcrmlre Lcdyord Week Day Masses at 7:20. Confessions — Saturday night at 7:00, Sunday before both Masses High School Religious Instruction Thursday night at 7:00. Grade School Religious Instruction Saturday from 9:00 lis Elock.to 11:30 a.m. Sunday Masses at 8 and 10. Socred Heart Catholic Itcv. Robert A. Thlele Livermore Sunday Masses — 8 and 10 a.m. Weekday Mass — 7:30 a.m. First Fridays at 7:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Bethany Evangelical and Reformed Rev. Victor Vrlesen Ledyard Sunday 9:30 a.m. — Sunday School. 10:30 a.m. — Worship Service. Thursday 3:45 p.m. — Junior Choir rehearsal. 7:30 p.m. — Senior Choir rehearsal. Saturday 8;45 a,mi. —, Confirmation Instruction. Burt Full Gospel Jeff Bennett, Pastor Burt 10:00 a.m. — Sunday School. 11:00 a.m. — Morning Worship. 8:00 p.m. — Evangelistic Service. 7:00 p.m. — Young Peoples meeting. Ledyard Methodist Rev. Edward Maus Ledyard 9:30 a.m. — Sunday School. 10:30 a.m. — Worship Service Sunday, August 6 10:00 a.m. — Divine Worship. Sermon: "The Credit- ibility Gap" During August committees will meet as called by chairmen. First Lutheran Kev. Robert F. Lorenz, Palter Algona Thursday, August 3 8:00 p.m. — Fellowship Committee meets. Friday, August 4 11:00 a.m. — Deadline for bulletin notices and church notes. Sunday, August 6 9:00 a.m. — The Service with Holy Communion. 10:05 to 11:15 a.m. — Sunday Church School for ALL ages. Afternoon, Jan Sohulz and John Thompson leave for Luther League Leadership School at Grand View College, Des Moines. Monday, August 7 7:30 p.m. — Church Council . meeting. Other important events are announced in the Bulletin distributed at the worship service each Sunday. 2—Algona (low*) Advance THURSDAY, AUG. 3, 1967 Nozorene Algona 9:45 a.m. — Sunday School. 10:45 a.m. — Morning Worship. 7:00 p.m. — Young Peoples Meeting. 7:30 p.m. — Evening Evangelistic Meeting. Prayer Meeting every Thursday at 7:30 p.m. LuVerne Methodist Rev. R. A, Biesemeyer LuVerne Sunday, August 6 8:15 a.m. — Worship Service. Mr. Allen Blake will be the speaker. Wednesday, August 2 7:30 p.m. — Woman's Society Finance Committee Meeting at the home of Mrs. William Goeteeh. Evongelicol Free Rev. Curtis Andcrtoa Wesley Sunday, August 6 9:30 a.m.' — Worship Service. Rev. Arthur Anderson, Boone, Iowa, guest speaker. 10:30 a.m. — Sunday School. 8:00 p.m. — Evening Service. 7:00 p.m. — Free Church Youth Fellowship. Wednesday, August 9 4:00 p.m. — Seniof High Camp begins. First Methodist Rev. Frank L. Considine. Pastor Corwirh Sunday, August 6 Chubb D. Elling, District Lay Leader of Mason City District will be the Speaker. Tuesday, August 8 7:00 p.m. — Junior MYF. Trinity Lutheran Rev, Paul H. Sehn, Pastor Algona Thursday, August 3 2:00 p.m. — Ladies Aid. Hostesses.: Mrs. James Minton; Mrs. John Hopkihs. 8.00 p.m. — Evening Circle. Hostesses: Mrs. Charles Sohaeffer; Mrs. Harold Peter. Sunday, August 6 8:00 a.m. — Matins. 9:15 a.m. — Sunday School and Bible Class. 10:30 a.m. — Worship. Sunday, August 6 to Saturday, August 12 Family Rctr.eat and Music Week, Okoboji. Wednesday, August 9 8:00 p.m. — Junior Choir. Livermore Presbyterian Rev. Ralph Hlndman Livermore Sunday, August 6 No Services. Our Pastor is at Annual Assembly at Cedar Falls, lowla. LuVerne Evongelicol United Brethren Rev. Ralph 9. Hlndman LuVerne Sunday, August 6 No Services. 10:30 a.m. —* We urge everyone attend services at Riverview Park, Cedar Falls. Bishop J. Gordon Howard will preach in the Worship serice. Thursday, August 10 The Women's Society of World Service will meet. First Presbyterian Rev. Walter F. More Algona Sunday, August 6 9:00 a.m. — Sunday Church School for all ages beginning with three year olds. 10:15 a.m. — Morning Wor. ship Service. The Rev. Mr. Robert Peters, Pastor, of" the Eden Presbyterian Chutroh, Rudd, Iowa will conduct the service. Thursday, August 10 7:30 p.m. — Regular monthly Trustees meeting. First Methodist Rev. Win. R. Noland Algona Thursday, August 3 9:30 a.m. — WSCS General meeting in the church dining room. Program by 'Mrs. L. L. Riter. January Circle serving. Mrs. LeRoy Strohman and Mrs. William Allen, Co-chairmen. Sunday, August 6 9:00 a.m. — Church School. 10:00 a.m. — Worship Sen-vice in the Methodist Church. Wednesday, August 2 7:00 p.m. — Boy Scout Troop No. 71 meeting. Mr. Darrell Stevens, Scoutmaster. St. Thomas Episcopal Rev. Mllo Dalley Algona Thursday, August 3 5:00 p.m. — Holy Communion Service. Sunday, August 6 11:00 a.m. — Morning Prayer Service. First Presbyterian Keith Strayer, Lay Paitor Irvington Wednesday, August 2 8:00 p.m. — Choir practice. Sunday, August 6 9:00 a.m. — Worship. No Church School because of the annual church picnic at Call Park. Immonuel Lutheran Rev. Arnold E. Vehlinj Lorn Creek Saturday, August 5 2:00 p.m. — Adult Membership Class. Sunday, August 6 10:00 a.m. — Divine Service. 9:00 a.m. Sunday School. Schultz Bros. Garage AND TMI rUillCSPIRITtD MtRCHANTS LISTIO MLOWI The Church As A Harbor Harbors are indispensable to all craft, that ply large bodies of water, whether they be pleasure yachts or large cargo ships. Prom the time men first ventured to sea, harbors have spelled shelter, a haven—safety for the sailor and his craft. Many a mariner's life has been spared, in times of terrific storm, when by good fortune his vessel was able to reach port. The Church might well be compared to a harbor, for when the storms of life rock the very .foundation of a man's or woman's life through grief,, ill health.or m,entajl tprture the; C^urqh^an "and will, serve as a harbor—a h'aven. It will aid. a life to regain its even keel^' to meet and weather all rough storms. Advance Publishing Co. "Algona's Progressive Newspaper" Printing Office Supplies , Algona Plumbing & Heating ' Electric Sewer Rooter Service Dial 295-5240 Algona Flour & Feed Taylor-Made Bulk Fertilizer New Holland Machinery Bennie B. Wibben Building Contractor 122 S. Heckart St. — Algona Bjustrom Furniture Three Floors of Furnishings Since S 1B27 Algona ! Colonial Motel North of Algona at 18 & 169 Bud and Kate Anderson, Owners Coost-to-Coost Stores Hardware — Appliances — Furniture Ed Wolf, Owner — Algona Gulf Petroleum Products Pioneer Hi-Bred Corn Co. Roy Hutzell, Distributor Herb Hedlund, Production Manager Algona 295-2362 Perry Collins, Experimental Manager , Post Moving & Storage S Local and Long Distance Moving Records — Housewares — Wearing Apparel 295-2275 Dick Post, Owner Charles Hinken, Manager Percivol Motors .. » i i «• A • Dodge and Chrysler Sales & Service Home Federal Sav. & Loan south Phim ps st. _ Aigona Algona's Only Savings Assoc. 5-3545 Algona "Where you SAVE DOES Make a Difference" ..... Reid's Laundry & Cleaning Honsbruch Drug Your Algona Rexall Store Your Health and Beauty Center "" • Iowa State Bank Algona's Home-Owned Bank " Member FDIC & Federal Reserve System Jock's O.K. Tire Service "As for Me and My House We Will Serve the Lord." Druggists Mutual Insurance Johnson House Motel Algona's Finest Motel Facilities South Edge of Algona on Hiway 169 Eugene Murtagh, President Vic Parson*, Secretary Methodist Bev. ft. A. Biesemeyer Livermore Sunday, August 6 9:30 a.m. — Worship Service. Mr. Virgil Smith will be the speaker. 10:30 a.m. — Sunday School. Directory Service Co. Ernie Williams John Deere Your Farm Equipment Super Market Phone 185-3561 Algona - Forewoy Stores Top Grocery Values Each Week Foster Furniture Store Quality Home Furnishings Since 1916 Frederick V&S Hardware The Best Place in Town to Buy Fin? Quality Hardware — at a Savings Fr«n f i Beautyroma Complete Beauty Care Phone 295-3438 — Algona Funk Plumbing & Heating Plumbing — Heating - Sheet Metal Work 118 S. Dodge St. — Phone 285-3234 Kossuth Motor Co. Chevrolet Sales and Service Home of OK Used Cars Kossuth Mutual Ins, Assn. . Your Friend — Before and After the Fire Lola Scuffham, Secretary — Algona Loing's Plumbing & Heating Electric Sewer Rooter — Air Conditioning Bob Laing - Phone 295-2104 Lcuthold-Willioms Clothiers 295-2524 Algona "Saves you Time and Money" 5-2527 Algona Sid's Cafe Just East of Courthouse Meals — Snacks — Breakfasts Sheokleys Beauty Salon Downtown Store — 295-3477 New Salon — 285-51S2 Schultz Bros. Garage Buick — Pontiac — Cadillac South Phillips Si. — Gas for Leu Shilts Brownbiit Shoe Store "The Shoe Store That Takes Care of Your Feet" p hon e 285-5371 Swonson's "Where Shopping is a Pleasure" Nebraska & Thorington Sts. — Algona Taylor Motor Co, Ford & Mercury Sales and Service Algona Thermogos Co. of Algona A Complete LP Gas Service Phone 295-2M1 't Radio t TV RCA Sales and Service "Home of Color TV" Wtidenhoff Corporation Go to Church Sunday — You'll Feel Better Monday! Metronics Inc. O. B. Harmes Western Buyers Zender's "People Who Know Quality know Zender'f"
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