Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on September 25, 1967 · Page 3
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Algona, Iowa
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Monday, September 25, 1967
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0. ft* Mvtr InwitMl, fart I'm Mviitf up rifht rww M I e«n buy on* of ttmt immUJ. Pit bonds it $1,000.1 Ilk* th« fact fat thty art »•« frw. I •wn • driv*.|n rtttaurant and clear about $10,000 a ytar, Do you think I'm on th« right .track? A. No, I don't, Municipals are quite safe, of course, and th'e fact that they arc tax free makes them attractive under certain circumstances, even though they may yield only two or three per cent a year. However, it .sounds to me like your major objective is escaping taxes and I'don't think that is the best objective for an investor. Municipals are more for the person with an income several times yours. For a person in 'the higher tax brackets an investment in municipals prob- tbly win put mote spending 'money in his pocket thin would in investment in stocks paying a much higher return. A man in the |10,000«-ye»r income bracket, However, should be less concerned with the few dollars extra he'll pay in taxes than with putting hit money into securities that will help him keep up with or pas* inflation. Contact a broker and get .his advice on some good com* mon stocks you can buy. After paying taxes on common stock dividends, you'll still have more net income • and I presume that's what you're after. Better still, get together with some friends and start your own investment club. The few dollars you'll invest each month will teach you a great deal about successful Investing and will also provide you with fcome wotiderfiii idea* of where you can put 4h*t $1,000 profitably ore you hAve it saved. •0. My wife anal I are In aur ' AM. L*Ak —.^i^.^j wW 9f i^Vfffv wffflp^Vy^W^ ^^|^ H ^^»^ *.* LAU* « ^^^ wTwwn in IMW • nw §i afcwt $110,000, ftii* «ur Hame, 9S&VHO In eamman ttttkt, MMM rental prepertiMj etc> In view ef the •plraltnf Inflatten/ I wender If we iheuld reappertlen eur iftvwtfMrftif aiMNnaj cerparate •ends and raw land. De yeu have any advice? A. It seems to me you now ihtve a pretty solid program. Since corporate bond* represent a fixed amount of debt, t don't think they would serve your purpose in protecting you against inflation. Raw land can be a very favorable investment. However, location is of prime importance on such investmento; if you are not skilled in site ae- i lection you should make sure you have some first-class advice before making such an investment. As far as your present stocks are concerned, almost 50 per cent of your holdings are in General Motors. This kt i ftne coftvpany, and I'm not suggesting you sell your sharetTbut 1 would make *d- dttioM to yoitf portfWto in other companies. I'm tending you a copy of ' •^IVI you consider some stock* iti it£ Model Shower given at Burl for a :/. recent bride ' •wrt — A miscellaneous shower fbr the Vernal Koeat- lef, St. Louis, was held at St. John's Lutheran church. Mrs Koestler is the former Phyllis Pohhnan, Bluffs, 111. Mrt. Eugene Meyer had the program. She gave the welcome Aid presented a corsage to the bride's mother and the groom's mother. Brenda Meyer and Teresa Tieman sang, accompanied by Edith Tieman. A Skit by Eunice Meyer with the bride opening various gifts she might receive Atlas Weather Guard &Mud&SnowTires WOULD YOU Supply Limited! WHILE THEY LAST $ WEATHERGARD MUD & SNOW PLUS EXCISE TAX FULL 4 PLY TIRES FIRST LINE 100 LEVEL WHITEWALLS $1.00 MORE Limited Time Only Chuck Behr STANDARD SERVICE (Flireliifm Will Be Sold at Public at the premises --.-..- (t*wa) Advant*—3 MONDAY, itPT. M, IW fifi future anntv*mrt«. Shir 1 ' ley Klin* and Eunice Meyer Mfig accompanied by Edith Elizabeth Radig read two poems. Eunice Meyer feed the history of how Phytll* and VeVntal met. Brenda Meyer and Teresa flemtit sang "Meet Me in St. Louis" a* companied by Edith Italian. Barbara Meyer made the decorations and Dorothy Mario* made the floral arrangement for the table. Hostesses were Bertha Willrett, Barbara Meyer, Beulah Davis, Marlene Davis, Ruth Dreyer, Dorothy Markm, Edith Tieman, Ida Peter, Lilly Bleich, June Bierstedt, Ella Meyer, Clara Reynolds, Elizabeth Radig, Grace Ackerman, June Presthus, Geneva Rusher, Grace Wiegand, Doris Madsen, Florence Schroeder, Eunice Meyer, Marion Westling and Tillie Madsen. HAVE GUEST DAY Sept. 19 was Guest Day at St. John's Lutheran church in Burt. The Aid entertained 00 guests from Trinity Lutheran, Ailgona, and St. Paul's Lutheran, Whittemore. Mrs. Edwin Bishop poured and Dorothy McFarland and Ivy Jurgens were registrars. Speaker was Mrs. Rex Mueller, LuVerne, who gave a report of the International LWML convention July 17-20 at Hotel Hilton in Washington, D. C. A film was shown by Rev. Rex Mueller, LuVerne. The opening prayer and the table prayer in unison led by Rev. Bishop. Iva Jurg- enis had the program. Prizes were given to Mrs. Verdelle Riedel, the new member; Mrs. iMax Bast, Algona, member the longest. Mrs! Wilbur Ruhnke, 1 . largest family at home; Mrs. Marie Schmeling, Whittemore for most 'points in a contest. , The LWML Fall Rally will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Algona Wednesday, Sept. 27. The 1969 convention will be held in Houston, Texas. > The 1971 convention will be i ; held in Louisville, Ky. SHOWER IS GIVEN A miscellaneous shower was held Sept. 19 at the Cunningham Tea Room for Mrs. Richard Lavrenz. Decorations were in fall colors. Edith Tieman had charge of the program. Teresa Tieman sang "Meet Me in Algona". Games were played. Marion West- poured. Mayme Lavrenz ^ 11 ^ ' M 5^ e and emski assisted opening gilts: Hostesses were Mrs. J. P. Steven, Mrs. Fred Geb- keit, Mrs. Ray Hoppus, Mrs. Wayne Keith, Mrs. Mennett Trunfchill, Mrs. Axel Carlson, Mrs. .Henry Smith, Mrs. Pat MoGuire, Mrs. Esther Miller, Mrs. Clifford Lovstad, Mrs. Pat Rasmlussen, Mrs. Merwyn Cunningham, Mrs. Martin Griese, Mrs. Raymond Vogel and 'Mrs. Jack Tieman. Shan Arndorfer and Richard Lavrenz were married Sept. 2 in St. Cecelia's church in Algona. They are living in Algona. Wednesday. Oct. 11, 1967 2:00 p. Size and Location 280 Acres of Beit Quality Land, located six miles east of Esthcr- vllle on north side of paved Highway No. 9. 12 miles west of Armstrong. Improvements Large Modern 4-bedroom House; Barn 36-fL x GO-ft.) Cattle Shed 30-ft. x 90-ft.; Granary 28-ft. x 40-ft.; Hog House 20-ft. x 36-ff, Machine Shed 30-ft. x 60-ft.; Garage. Bin Capacity, 20,000 bu.; Cattle Capacity, 200 per year; Hog Capacity, 600 per year. Numerous other building*, all In excellent condition. Type of Soil Webster and Clarion Loam. Well drained. A.S.C. Rating Tills farm has a lop Emmet County A.S.C. Yield Rating. Corn base 128 acres. Conserving bast! 27 acres. Legal Description The West Half of the Northeast Quarter and the Southeast Quarter of Section Twelve 112), Township Ninety-nine (99), Range TUny-three (33), Emmel County, Iowa, and all that part of the West Half of Section Seven (7), Township Ninety-nine (93), Range Thirty-two (32), Emmet County, Iowa, lying west of the center of the open ditch of Drainage District No. 7 in Emmet County, Iowa. Terms Possession Merchantable Title Brokers 10', of lh,. iimounl NW will be paid by piintowr Al time of final settlement, subject to tenant's lease Sellers will convey a merchantable title at time of A fi« of 5200.00 will be pnid to the broker . ._ ., . , „ . , , * final settlement. Sellers will pay 1967 taxes and registering the buyer with the attorneys be- on cluji: of salt'. Balimue on or before Dix. lJ. 1U(>7. which oxpia-s on March 1, 1968. assessments. fore sale. ' ICucflli'iil financing available on Uii» farm from insurance companie* and lending agenda*. For further information, tee Altarneyi. AUCTIONEEUS Cluir Clark Lloyd Clark OWNERS Winifred E. Morse John H, Morse Olive Boice ATTORNEYS Fitzgibhons Brothers Estherville, Iowa AUCTIONEERS' NOTE; During recent yearn we have auctioned over 20,000 acre* of land. We liave never had a belter farm to offer than the Momv farm- Notice to Taxpayer* •TAXES DUE- The second installment of real estate and personal property taxes will become delinquent en October 3rd. Penalty of % of one per cent for each month. . Delinquent list will be published in November as provided by law. If it is not convenient to come in personally, write to this office or contact your local bank. Please check over your receipts and be sure you are paying all your taxes. It is the desire of the Treasurer's office to give every assistance possible, but it is your responsibility to ••• that you have rtceiptt covering all properties on which you wish to pay, including special assessments, personal taxot, or any other tax which you may be assessed. CLUB RESUMES the Burt Woman's club first meeting of the year will be a buffet supper at the Presbyterian church Sept. 25. The County Chairman, Mrs. Leonard filbert, Whittemore, will be a guest and also the women faculty members and wives of faculty members. The President, Mrs. Vera Bradley will give the welcome. Music will be by the olub quartet. A preview of the year's program will be given by Erna Grover, Officers for the new year are: Pres., Vera Bradley; vice, Mabeline Lovstad; sec., Rochelle Scott; treas., Darlene Herrick. BOARD ORGANIZES The school board organizational meeting was held Monday, Kenneth Sarchet was reelected president and other members the same as last year, M. J, Uchter, Ronald Gardner, Ronald Jurgens, Ed Smith and Sec. Genevieve Graham. •AKE SALE SUCCESS Republican women of the Burt precinct had a successful bake sale Sept. 20 in the vacant Vogel building. About $45 was realized. The Merle Schwieterts visited in Sibley Sunday at Ed Winke!'s. He is county engineer for Osceola County. Guests Tuesday at Raymond Weatling's were the Clarence Westlings, Bamurn, and Mrs. Elsie Nelson, Fort Dodge. They also visited the Vern Shiplers. Kathryn Maaus, Washington, D. C., and the Ed Blumers, Algona, called at the Gertrude Ackerman's Monday. Kathryn is having a vacation and staying ait the Blumer home in Algona. A bill passed by the legislature requires that County Treasurers SHALL advertise delinquent personal tax in two issues of an official county newspaper in November. If the tax is not paid within ten daysi after the last publication, distress warrants must be made by the Treasurer and given to the Sheriff for collection. The Sheriff will then seize and sell personal property sufficient to pay the tax, interest and costs. DONALD D. JORGENSON KOSSUTH COUNTY TREASURER BE OUR GUEST T«DAY TttNIGHT WITH HUGH DOWNS WITH JOHNNY CARSON Tuesday, September 26th. Tuesday, September 26th. CO-SPONSORED BY US CHANNEL: 10 and 21 Convenient Passbook Savings Thi» i« th* b«t all-around saving* plan for •v«rybody — th* bttt way to hav« menty available when you n««d it , , . tht btft way to build small »um> into larg*. Dividvndi art paid twic* • y«ar. Put any •mount into your account .. , any tim*. HOME FEDERAL Savings & Loan Assn. All Account. Fully ln»wr«d »o $15,000 Save From The 15tb — Earn From The 1st SINCE 1917 - AlOONA, IOWA ON PASSBOOK SAVINGS AND 4-MONTH INVi$T*A«NT CE1TIFICATM ivines Accounts insured up to 815.000 by F ederal Savings and Loan Insurance!

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