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July 26, 1974

Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 8

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? i American Capital System Being Destroyed, Iowa's H. R.GrossSays By Harrison Weber By Iowa Dally Press Association DES MOINES — Iowa's H. R. Gross may be the best known Congressman in the country. His reputation of being stingy with the taxpayers' bucks has earned him a national following. At 75, Gross in still full of vim and vigor. He's one of the few Congressmen who reads every word of every bill introduced. So far this session he has answered every one of the 393 record votes and quorum calls. After more than a quarter century of service, Gross will be retiring at the close if his present term for a more leisurely life. Iowa Republicans paid tribute to Gross last weekend at a testimonial dinner in Des Moines with GOP National Chairman George Bush as the featured speaker. The former radio newscaster from Waterloo is preoccupied with the national debt and worries about the United States drifting into socialism. In an interview Gross said the capital system in this country is being destroyed. How? "By inflation, by financial instability, by econimic instability, call it Church Services ST. LAWRENCE CHURCH 1607 North West Street Carroll, Iowa Rt. Rev. Msgr. Henry B. Karhoff, Pastor Rev. James R. Smith, Assistant Pastor Weekday Masses- Saturday — 6:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday and Thursday — 6:30,8:30 a.m. and 7;00 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday —6:30,7:30,8:30a.m. Sunday and Holy Day Masses— 7:00, 8:30, 10:00 and 11:30 a.m. First Friday— 6:30, 8:30 a.m. and7:00p.m. All Day Adoration Confessions- Thursday before First Friday — 3:00 to 5:00 and after evening Mass to 8:30 p.m. Saturdays — 3:00 to 5:00 and after evening Mass to 8:30 p.m. Baptisms- After Sunday last Mass or by appointment TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH Ninth and Adams Streets Rev. Thomas Gray Mrs. Kenneth Holley, organist Sunday— 10 a.m. Holy Communion OPEN SUNDAYS 1 to 5 p.m. Wed. & Fri. Till 9 p.m. Shop and Save at STS BIERL HOLY SPIRIT PARISH Carroll, Iowa Rt. Rev. Msgr. Leo F. Lenz, V.F. Pastor Revs. Edmund Tiedeman and Bruce LeFebvre, Assistant Pastors Sunday Masses— 6,8,10 a.m. and noon Daily Masses— 6:30,7:15 and8:00a.m. Saturday Masses— 6:30, 7:15, 8:00 a.m. Saturday Mass 7:00 p.m. (will fulfill Sunday obligation) ST. ROSE OF LIMA CHURCH Denison, Iowa Rev. Lloyd W. White, Pastor Masses- Saturday Evening Mass — 8 p.m. Sunday Masses — 8 and 10 a.m. Evening Mass Before a Holy Day —8p.m. Holy Day Masses — 8 and 10 a.m. • Confessions- Saturdays and Before Holy Days — 4 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m. Before First Fridays — 7 to 8 p.m. SACRED HEART CHURCH Templeton, Iowa Rev. Eugene Schumacher & Rev. Paul Roder Masses- Saturday Evening Mass — 7:30p.m. Sunday Mass —9:00 a.m. Evening Mass Before a Holy Day —7:30 p.m. FURNITURE PARKWAY CARPET . . . DRAPERIES . Eail el Carroll FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 1620 N.Adams Ernest W. Larson, Minister ' Mrs. Bruce Fuller, Church Secretary Sunday— 8:45 a. m. Church School 10:00 a.m. Family Worship. The Youth will have charge of the service today. Please note: The Church School will not meet during the month of August. Classes will resume September 8 at 9:15 a.m. what you will. "We also have a vast army of regulators prowling this country; they are swarming across the country like lice." Can the tide be turned to capitalism? "It may be too late," replied Gross because "we're too deeply in debt. We have a net public and private debt of two trillion, 500 billion dollars of which we pay 31 billion dollars in interest a year. Only a comparatively few years ago we were operating this government on the cost of the interest on the present debt." What is the federal government doing about this? "So far the answer has been ST. JOHN'S AMERICAN LUTHERAN CHURCH 3 mi east, 3 mi. north, V/z mi. east from Carroll Rev. Darryl D. Torrin, Pastor Sunday— 9:00 a.m. Morning Worship 10:00 a.m. Coffee Hour Monday— 8:00 p.m. Church Council — Fellowship Center Wednesday— 7:30"p.m. ALCW Nominating Committee — Fellowship Center Thursday— 7:30 p.m. ALCW Bible Study. Hostess, Mrs. Ronald Ream, 622 McCo.v Drive, Carroll. All women of the church welcome. GRACE BIBLE CHURCH Glidden, Iowa Arthur Van Pelt, Interim Pastor Sunday— 11:00 a.m. Worship Service. Guest speaker, Michael Fishback of Ankeny. IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH Lidderdale, Iowa Albert T. Bostelmann, Pastor Sunday— 9:00 a.m. Sunday Worship service with celebration of Holy Communion. "Individual CUDS" will be used. 5:00-8:30 p.m. The annual LYC Ice Cream Social will be held in the fellowship hall. The public is invited. to print more money and to spend our way out of debt," Gross replied, "which won't work if we are to maintain this form of government and this capitalism system which means free and private enterprise. "You can't sustain free and private enterprise without capitalism," he continued. "In no way do I condone abuses that have been perpetuated in the past in the name of the capital system. However, you won't sustain free government in this country unless we have the incentive to private endeavor, the motivation of the individual and the precious freedoms that go UNITED PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Tenth and Carroll Streets Carroll, Iowa Rev, Allan Peterson, Minister Miss Maureen Ohde, Organist Sunday— 9:30 a.m. Worship Service, for the Lord's Day. Our Guest speaker for today is Mr. Kenneth Barker from Rock Rapids, Iowa. Mr. Barker's sermon "The Greatest Gift Of All." Nursery care available. Air-conditioned Sanctuary. All are welcome to worship God with us. Coming Soon— Vacation Bible School. August 12-23; Times 9 to 12 noon. Registration — Sunday July 28 and Aug. 4 10:30a.m. Times Herald, Carroll, la. , Friday, July 26, 1974 8 ASCENSION LUTHERAN CHURCH South Fifth Avenue Coon Rapids, Iowa Sunday— 9:15 a.m. Sunday School with film "Whispering Mountain" rO:30 a.m. Worship Service — Laity Sunday Thursday- Church Council will be postponed for two weeks ST. PAUL LUTHERAN CHURCH 1844 N. Highland Dr. Carroll, Iowa Timothy Koenig, Pastor Saturday— 8 : 00 p.m. Swan Lake Service, So. Shelter House Sunday- Si 00 & 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship 9:15 a.m. Sunday School and Bible Class Thursday— 7:30 p.m. Board of Elders GLIDDEN FRIENDS CHURCH Where the Gospel is Preached. Glidden, Iowa Earl Loudenback, Pastor Sunday— 9:45 a.m. Sunday School 10:45 a. m. Worship Service A Welcome to all Scottsdale Visitor Here ARCADIA - Todd Leudahl, son of Mr. and Mrs. Rick Leudahl of Scottsdale, Ariz, will be here with his grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Clem Mueggenberg and the Vern Onkens for several weeks. Shelley Seitz and Jerry Nobiling of Cedar Rapids and Jane Nobiling and Rose Brelsford of Des Moines were weekend visitors in the William Nobiling home. All attended the Vonnahme and Bierl wedding and reception at Arcadia Saturday. Mrs. Ben Wernimont and granddaughters of Elkton, Minn, visited Sunday afternoon in the homes of Mrs*. Joe Kohorst and Mr. and Mrs. Henry K.ohorst. along with it." Mr. Conservative, as he often has been called, believes the main issue facing the country today is not Watergate, but "inflation and the terrible menace of another depression." On the question of impeaching President Nixon, Gross said he never dreamed that he, as a .Congressman, would be involved in the impeachment process.. He thinks the action to date, in the House Judiciary Committee, has involved too much politics. "I don't think we (House) should vote to impeach a President for political or capricious reasons." Gross has become known for ferreting out wrongdoing in government, perhaps the classic case in which place an important role was that of Bobby Baker, an aide to the late Lyndon Johnson when Johnson was Senate Majority Leader. Gross along with Sen. John Williams of Delaware triggered an investigation into Baker's activities which resulted in Baker receiving a jail sentence. As a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Gross has long been calling attention to extravagant Iowa Bookshelf THE FEMALE WOMAN, By Arianna Stassinopoulos, (Random House, $5.95) A female Cambridge graduate, now working on her PHd at the London School of Economics, logically and fairly unemotionally, discards Women's Liberation in favor of Women's Emancipation. There are, she says, innate differences between men and women; the sexes are equal but different. Whereas Libbers insist intelligence and femininity are incompatible, Miss Stassinopoulos believes intelligence enhances femininity. Wheras Libbers think the whole of life should be judged by success in the busy marts of commerce, this author thinks family and career are equally important to the well-balanced female. Whereas men, in the Lib. view, are a highly privileged group continually oppressing women, the "Emancipation" view stresses the fact that the common man, very often, has been the burden-bearer of society; indeed, of civilization itself. (The Amazons didn't do so well running things either did they?) This author takes the •Modern Amazon apart for assuming those who don't agree with Greer, Millett, Friedan, et al, are dumb drudges who simply know no better. She resents their ill-thought-out attempts to put every human being, man or woman, into the same Unisex mold. Not only are men and women different, says she, but also there are differences between men and men and women and women; a fact of life which the Women's Liberation movement ignores. And so the battle rages. — Kelly Adrain. spending in government. He says this "wasteful use of money" is still going on. Gross is also a member of the Post Office and Civil Service Committee in the House and is highly critical of the move which made the Post Office a semi-private entity. "We're going to hold some hearings about the first of August which will demonstrate how much money is being spent with services being cut-back," he related. Through the years, Gross has championed the cause of the "little man." This is partly because of his wife, Hazel, his constant companion who has perfected that important ingredient in their marriage known as intellectual companionship. Among other things, Hazel reads the Congressional Record and circles passages that she thinks her husband would be interested in reading. Since he announced his retirement, Hazel says two of the nicest things that have happened to them center around two editorials, one in the Wall Street Journal, the other in the Waterloo Daily YOUR CHECKERBOARD CORNER- PURINA HORSE BLOCK * »»»tum IUWLIMINT Courier. "The Wall Street Journal paid tribute to him in an editorial; it's the first time they had ever honored a Congressman in that way," she said. The Waterloo Courier, in its editorial, said Gross is retiring with integrity. "That," said y Hazel Gross "is the biggest compliment he could have." When they officially retire, H. R. and Hazel Gross hope to have a home in the third congressional district where they plan to live in the summer and fall. Gross says he's not sure what he will do, but hints he may do a little more writing. The former newscaster turned politician, first elected to Congress in 1948, concedes that he is leaving Washington "frustrated and fed up with the futility of the place and the inability of Congress to act. He sees Congress as holding the controls to America's future. ''They .(Congressmen-and-women) can preserve this precious Constitution we have and its precious freedom. Everyone is involved, your children and mine." PRESBYTERIAN Kenneth Barker Rock Rapids, Iowa r \ ^ V : •I TODS .n TI For Information Leading to the Arrest and Conviction of the Person or Persons Involved in the Vandalism to the Equipment of Perrin, Inc. and Damage to Crops of the Farmers in the Roselle area Monday Night. If You Have Information, call the CARROLL COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE 792-4393 All Replies & Information Held in Strictest Confidence PERRIN, INC. IOWA CITY, IOWA OUR PURINA HORSE-CARE PRODUCTS KEEPS ' EM "READY" FOR ACTION! 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