Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on September 8, 1966 · Page 15
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Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa · Page 15

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»Y THOMAS i. O-H ABA Ch»trm«h, Botrd of Truittt* National Allocation of lnv*«tm«nt Ctubt 0. My wife and I have a com- izations. While this does not bined income of $18,000 before taxes and we are attempting to determine the best method of investing—either a mutual fund, • Monthly Investment Plan or some other systematic program. We owe about $6,000 on a $30,000 home, have $8,000 in a mutual fund and $5,000 in a small business investment company which is not successtul. Also, we have about $12,000 in a local investment group, another organization of very moderate success. We would like to invest a minimum of $100 monthly during the next 10 years, possibly in a mutual fund. What do you suggest? A. The charges in the mutual fund you meiHion are probably as moderate as any you will find. The fund is new and relatively small, but it is managed by one of the nation's best informed financial service organ- New AVCO manager You arc not too smart if you think a nest egg is for the birds. Who — but Americans can afford chairs that vibrate and cars that don't? No blind man has ever joined a nudist camp. * Our vacation trip was the best one yet but alas, homecoming was no fun. Vandals had broken in, turned on the water and turned off electricity. Both floors were a skating rink — not to mention broken glass. And adding insult to injury, a mustache had been painted on grandma's portrait. Does your new Homeowners policy cover all such damage? Bohannon INSURANCE AGENCY Algona Iowa guarantee it will have an excep- uonal record, the fund uoco soum wen piauneu ami organis- ed to meet its participant*, needs. 1 think you might weil invest in n, but i suggest you UOUUIK, your commitment, lor a lew yuars to a nioauruie part 01 your cocal mvesunenii program. Ortiinafliy'r'favor an Individuals mveouitg uiicctiy in some ot our major corporations, now cvor, tne iaci mat you have maue two unsucccssiui vc^tiuvb oa your own sugguoui to me tnat uu may od Uo'tier oa in more uu'uUal iuncls. cmice you nave nany investing years aneacl 01 you, you mignt consmer pur- ases in a couple ot IUHUS tnat «mpn>asixe grow in. your oaiucer can put you in loucn witn. sonic oi ins investment people or a goou broKer wno can nelp you ooieot tne right iunus. Q. My husband if being transferred, which means we must sell our home. We expect to receive about $9,000 in cash trom the sale. We also have 1<tO shares of A. T. & T., my husband's employer. Would it be better for us to put the $9,000 into more A. F. & I', stock and use the stock as collateral in buying another nouse or should we sen tne 140 shares, put that money with the $9,000 and make a oown payment on the new home? A. Interest rates are unsettled these days and changing rapidly; it is difficult to tell wnat tney will be six months from now when you make your change. Considering your youth, your >ast savings record and assum- ng there is no great shift from he present situation, I do not >elieve you would be making any great mistake in buying your new home with the lowest down payment possible, placing your excess funds in good securities. Since you already have a ;ood holding of A. T. &. T. stock and since your husband probab- y will have the opportunity to juy more at favorable prices in the future, I think you ought to consider diversifying your holdings by buying shares in other companies. Should the current price situation continue in the stock market .until you make your move and sell your home, good values in utilities and oils and many of our major corporations are likely to be available. Has your investment program bogged down? Mr. O'Hara, editor of the monthly magazine, "Better Investing," will be glad to answer investment questions for you. Write to T. E. O'Hara, National Association of Investment Clubs, Department S, Box 1056, Detroit, Michigan 48231, +«»•»»«»»«•••••••+•»•»»«. planned for next Sunday at the Swea City park. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Diets and girls, of Bancroft, Miss Ma< rie Diets of Fairmont, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Cliff Curtis and girls of Ottosen were all Sunday afternoon visitors in the Tony Jan- cil home, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Cun- tiingfham and son of Hurt were Portland Mrs. Victor Pitch Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Schwietert visited Mrs. Schwietert's brother, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Baum oi STEVE L. MATHISON Avco Finance Company has named Steve L. Mathison as branch manager of its office in Algona at 112 N. Moore street, who replaces Ron Griffin, transferred to Omaha. Mr. Mathison joined Avco Finance in 1964 at Shenandoah, and has since worked in one of the company's Omaha, Nebraska branch offices. Mr. Mathison and his wife, Sue, will make their home in Algona. HAY-FEVER SINUS Sufferers Here's good news for you! Exclusive new "hard cor*" SYNA- CLEAR Decongestant tablets act Instantly and continuously to drain and clear all nasal-sinus cavities. One "hard core" tablet gives up to 8 hours relief from pain and pressure of congestion. Allows you to breathe easily—stops watery eyes and runny nose. You can buy SYNA-CLEAR at your favorite drug counter, without need for a prescription. Satisfaction guaranteed by maker. Try it today. INTRODUCTORY OFFER WORTH (1.50 Cut out this ad—take to a drug store. Purchase one pack of SYNA-CLEAR 1 2's and receive one more SYNA-CLEAR 12 Pack Free. HONSBRUCH DRUG - ALGONA Hobby show at Ottosen draws 33 exhibitors Ottosen — The Ladies Rural club had their annual flower and hobby show Thursday at the Commercial club building. There were 33 exhibitors and over 30( items exhibited. There were 263 registered from Humtooldt, Ayr shire, LuVerne, Livermore, Lau rens, Bode, Bradgate, West Bend Mason City and Ottosen. ,Each year new hobbies are dis played. Donald Beneke, Laurens showed his Indian relics, piece of a large pottery urn, ston ammer heads and a big display f arrows, Roy Telford had some of his and carved horses, showin ast methods of travel. Mrs. Coi ad Johnson brought three oil 'aintings she had made. Mrs. lalph Richards showed several Id hand painted dishes. Mr. tichards had a large collection if pieces of driftwood. Mrs. Earl Olson had a piece of driftwood nd a rug she had woven. Mrs. tecil Jolliffe, LuVerne, had an unusual rug, knit from old swea- .ers. It was made in narrow strips which were filled with ny- ons and sewed together to form i tube, and these tubes were sewed together to make an oval rug. Mrs. W. E. Hundertmark, West Bend, had several hand embroidered aprons. Mrs. Donald Lange, Ayrshire, displayed garments she had sewed. Carrie Jacobson had a collection of rocks. Her sister Patty had some oil paintings. Tom Jacobson had saved gum wrappers, folded them back and forth, to make a strip 150 feet long. Mrs. Hoy Telford had a display of laces, knit, tatting, crochet, Hardanger, punch-work Battenburg and factory made laces. Mrs. W. G. Cooper and itrs. Essie Cooper displayed ma- hobbies, embroidery, nylon vaste arrangements, foam art! les, etc. Mrs. Mike Coyle had uilts and embroidery work Mrs. Eugene Hofius had articles made of foam and embroidery tvork. Antone Speich brought a woo den tray and candle holders, al so a toy corn crib he had made or his grandson. There were a" so many other items. The Ladies Rural club serve tea to those attending. blue Earth Sunday and were Sunday evening supper guests in the home of Mrs. Esther Baum, a cousin of Mrs. Schwietert. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Fitch and Judy returned home Wednesday evening after spending five days visiting relatives and friends in Gordon, Nebraska. They visited in the Chas. Hix home, Clifford Hix, Jim Featherstons, and tne Gene Harris homes. They also took in a day of the rodeo at Gordon, meeting many old time friends and school mates. Mrs. E. C. Schwietert will en tertain her bridge club next Tu csaay. blie is expecting eight people for two tables of bridge Airs. Helen Steinberg of Pomona, Calif., arrived Monday tor a hort visit with her parents, Mr. nd Mrs. Ray Fitch. Her two luidren of Dawson, Marc Shore nd Mrs. Richard McDowell and ilrs. Myrtle Stiltz of Livermore vere also guests in the Ray Fitch tome lor a couple of days dur- ig this time. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Jandl and Mrs. Ed Jandl, nephews of Mr. 'ony Jandl, coming from Fair- ax, Minn., were Sunday visitors n the Tony Jandl home. Mr. and Mrs. David Weston and son Eric of Winnebago, 111., were also Sunday visitors. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Trunkhill and boys, M J. Trunkhill, Tom and Charles of Burt, and Catherine Trunkhill of Algona were Sunday evening supper guests. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker entertained at a seven o'clock Sunday evening visitors. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Becker took their daughter Nancy to Estherville Monday afternoon, to oegin junior college. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Dugan and family of Davenport came Thurs day tor the Alt-Dugan wedding and spent a few days visiting in the parental Tom Trenary and Harold Becker homes. Top carcass for Lickleig brothers Lickteig Bros., Algona, had the champion carcass hog on the rat at the Kossuth County Fair. Pig cut 31.4 long, 1.23 backfat, 5.BV loin, 16.4 per cent ham ana 122.7 ham. and loin index. They also had junior champion boar, reserve junior champion boar, junior champion gilt and reserve junior champion gilt in the open class. »+»»»»»»»«»»»* •>••>••>••>«>«•> THURSDAY, SEf»T, 8, 19*4 ALOONA (.MM) ADVANtt-S I MM* at the low low price of a new Case "660" Corwith Mrs. Harry L. Maw c Yes, today you can buy a new "660" Case Combine with the following features (while they last): 13' header, 0 Hume Reel, Hydraulic Reel Lift, Independent Turn Brakes, 1 Variable Speed Drive, Variable Speed Reel, Variable Speed 1 Fan, Large 40" Cylinder, Live Unloading, Separate Clutch on ' '. Header Drive, 14'9 Tires, Power Steering, Heavy Duty Corn Rack, Straw Risers, Straw Spreader, Lights, Anti-freeze. buffet supper Friday evening, for the bridal party and attendants of the Alt-Dugan wedding which followed Sunday, Aug. 28, in the Algona Methodist church. Twenty-four relatives were in, attendance. Mrs. Erma Leek of Aurora, Oregon, and Mrs. Chris Christensen of Osakis, Minn., are visiting their sister, Mrs. Tom Trenary. They came for the Smith family reunion, which is being Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Scott took their grandchildren, Jane and Scott Johnson to their home at Grinnell on Wednesday. On Friday they attended the state fair and took in the Lawrence Welk show. Mr. and Mrs. Warren Lederer and Eric, of South Orange, N. J., left on Tuesday after a visit with her mother, Mrs. Carl Long Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Scott visited Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Percy Bailey at Webster City. Mrs. Carl Long Sr. and • her guest, Mr. and Mrs. Warren Lederer and Eric were guests Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Long Jr. in Eagle Grove. COMPLETE AND DELIVERED IN ALGONA FOR ONLY ... '8080 Plus Tax Remember — 40" Cylinder, 4460 sq. inches of Separating area, 440 sq. inches Concove Area, 2663 sq. inches Sieve Area, 550 Stroke/Minute Sickle Speed. To compare you must check against Deere 95, Harvester 403 and other large machines priced thousands of dollars higher. The J. I. Case Co. still knows how to build the best combine and for the least money. SEE US SOON — Taylor Implement "Your Grain Harvesting and Drying Headquarters" South Phillips Street ALGONA s?*! vl CLAY COUNTY FAIR 12 thru 18 SPENCER, IOWA Don't wait until the winter apples fall. Pick economical gas heat now. Gas is thrifty. More so than any other form of heating. You save money year after year, because gas is the dependable servant that performs with complete efficiency. And you save money because service costs are negligible (ask anyone who's ever heated with gas). See your gas company now for the names of gas heating contractors who install gas heating equipment. Gas makes the big difference. (Costs .less, too.) AFTERNOONS Joie Chilwoods Thrill Show Harness Races Chuck Wagon Races Chuck Wagon Races Big Car Races Modified Stock Car Races Modified Stock Cir Races Special Attraction - Teeuage Show - Monday, Sept. 12, 5:00 P.M. (C.D.S.T.) NEW 1966 FEATURES TRACTOR PULLING CONTEST .'STATE RQSi SHOW • HALL OF 100 HOLIDAY DOORS ART B. THOMAS SHOWS ON MIDWAY DAILY Reserved Seats: Box ?2.00 Grandstand $1.50 MONDAY, SEPT. 12 TUESDAY, SEPT. 13 WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14 THURSDAY, SEPT. 15 FRIDAY, SEPT. 16 iATURDAY, SEPT. 17 SUNDAY, $fPT. II EVENINGS Hollywood Palace Hollywood Palace Tri-State Rodeo Tri'State Rodeo ft Modified Stock Car Races Midget Car Races INSTALL GAS HEATING EQUIPMENT NOW NO BILLING UNTIL SEPTEMBER NORTH CENTRAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO 10 EAST STATE STREET - ALGONA

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