Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on July 18, 1957 · Page 14
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July 18, 1957

Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 14

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Business, Labor Ignore Ikes Pleas on Inflation WASHINGTON W*—Statistics in-iment and reliable private sources dicaied Thursday that both busi- show that wage rate settlements, ness and labor arc substantially! although they have been few, have ignoring President Eisenhower's repeated pleas that they exercise self-restraint on wages and prices to curb inflation. Keep Going Up been somewhat higher so far in 1957 than in the comparable pe riod in 1956. living cost record will be an nounced in a few days. Eisenhower has repeated sever al times slice January his warn- By HARRISON WEBER ing against speeding up the infla- Daily Press Assn. Writer)^ tionary spiral with wage and price DES MOINES — The research b 00s t s . division of the Iowa Highway „ t „ Commission, has developed a new But the figure are plain that j type road surface _ a mixture oi wages are steadily increasing. A soil an( j asp h a U. government survey of first-quar-| Mark Morris, 'director of High- Prices as reflected by the gov-iter wage changes shows increases j way R esearC h for the past seven ernmenfs consumer price index— j al least as high as last year, Pri -j years> sald .. tne possibility of • Wages keep on going up and so, the most widely used measure- j v j» te surveys of second-quarter j ma \^ n g n j g h type pavement out of do prices-and the data indicate! ment of the nation's living costs-1 changes show that wage increases] low cost mater t a i appears to be they have been going up more;have never stppi>ed going up in wer f higher than last year, par- } mm j nent ,» since January than before. It was 1957. > ticularly in the construction indus-: The Commiss j on and Iowa Stale in January that Eisenhower told | The living cost index has risen j 1 '^ , College have been experimenting the nation in his annual economic j ^ new records for nine straight j. \ with limestone, sand, earth and 14^^^iy ^»S'jHighway Commission Develops New Soil-Asphalt Mixture— High-Type Paving From Low Cost Material Seen Near report it was time for some labor- management self denial. months in a climb that started 15 { The average London commuter j asphalt combinations for several months ago. Government econo-! travels 1,939 miles on 479 trains years. A six-mile stretch of limestone Data available from the govern- mists have forecast another new every year. To Open Paris Fashions With Secret Rites— Balenciaga Gets on His High Clothes Horse By ROSETTE HARGROVE NEA Staff Correspondent PARIS — (NEA) — Twenty I He has also been called the 'de-j writers would not be allowed to: mannequins who, when not frank! signers' designer" for the veryj sce ms collection until four weeks ly ugly, are definitely impersonal. years ago a 40-year-old Spaniard, Cristobal Balenciaga, put up his shingle in the swanky Avenue George V and went into the High | fashion. good reason that most of the sil- houttes and trends he has launch- Fashion business Today Balenci aga is considered by most people in the business as the greatest creator of women's fashions in history. This he has accomplished with practically no publicity. He happens not to believe in its power. Last year he decided that fashion SALE ENDS SATURDAY! Serve Yourself SAVE and after he had shown to the buyers.) They stalk through the long, nar- People held their breath and won- 1 row salons almost "at the double" dered whether the man was big and make one think of Amazons ed have influenced the world of i enough to be so independent. Bal-iwho must have pnrked their jave- enciaga is still in business as Paris lins just behind the silk curtains! prepares for another opening, July j through which they appear, i 29 - j This season like every season it He was born in a fishing village, is anybody's guess what he will called Guetarta, near San Sebas-jdo with waistline? and hemlines tian. His father was a sea captain, j for fall and winter. As a matter his mother a dressmaker. She; of record, he has never set the worked for some of the ladies of; former where it normally should the Spanish court who spent the be—but always a few inches above | summer in the then fashionable j or below. As for hemlines, he plays resort. j with them like a cat with a mouse. First Model al 10 1 Last season he startled observers At 10 he created his first model by showing several skirts which ; —a coat for his dog, complete with, just barely covered the knees, i set-in sleeves. He learned his first j Never Static lesson in the "architecture" of| ... Faghlon should never be sla . dress when the pup ran off and: u .. dcclares Bal „ nciaga . -To ere and asphalt paving south of Mount Ayr is nearing completion and the commission plans to ask for bids next week on a fine-gravel- dirt-and-asphalt project In Carroll and Audubon counties. They also propose to pave a stretch of road in Iowa County next year with a mixture of sand-dirt-and-asphalt. The big problem is how much traffic this new type surfacing will stand. The Mount Ayr farm- to-majrket road will probably handle 20X) vehicles a day when completed in about three weeks. Thus far the commission is thinking only in terms of farm-lo-market roads for this new type paving. Using soil near the paving site is not new in Iowa road construction. For some time a soil-cement base has been used in Iowa. In fact, the commission is using a soil-cement base on Highway 117 | between Colfax and Highway 64 at l the present time. Soil-cement is a mixture of soil, cement and water. A bituminous surface is placed on this soil-cement base to complete the pavement. Soil-cement roads are located in Washington, Muscatine, Monona, Wapello and Fremont counties. Morris said the cost of the Mount Ayr project was abput $26,000 a mile. A slab of six-inch concrete paving cost between $26,000 and $28,000. However. Morris anticipates that the cost of using soil and asphalt will be reduced con- <sirtorahlv a<; morn contractors be­ come aware of this process and it is put into a large scale operation. Pinkerton Service Out State fair officials have decided ! against hiring the Pinkerton service to take tickets at the State Fair in Des Moines this fall. Last year the outfit was used in an attempt to eliminate any "free-loaders" from sneaking into the fair grounds. Fair officials this fall hope to use the experience 'gained with the trained ticket takers last year, Mental Institution)! Fund ' The board of Control asked the legislative Budget and Financial Control (Interim) Committee for a feeling of expression on how a special fund of $250,000 Could be used. Try on a New Winter Goat in Our Cool, Cool Air-Conditioned Store HERE FRIDAY . . . NEW FOR FALL . . . MARCE' COATS AND SUITS if Don't let the heat bother you . . . it's cool, cool, cool here in our completely air conditioned store, and you can spend a pleasant hour trying on the newest for fall in coats and suits by MARCE'. Bob Cooper, direct from the Kanses City showroom of Marce', will be here with the complete 1957 fall collection. COME IN AND KEEP COOL FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NITB Ellerbroek's of Carroll ate you must be somethirfg of an Ladies Summer Blouses Cool barearm styles. Sale CHILDREN'S Summer Blouses Cool barearm styles. Salt $1.98 $1,49 Children's Shorts *» Pain Washable, fast drying. Sizes 3 to 6x. ENTIRE STOCK OF GIRLS' DRESSES $1.00 All sizes from age 1 to 14 years. Complete summer stock on sale. Out they go at , $1.98 Children's Better Shorts Sal* 69c Well tailored, drip dry fabrics. Ladies' Shorts s.u $1.00 Cool opaque fabrics, tailored for good fit. Girls' Bermuda Shorts $1.19 Sizes 7 to 10. the garment : burst at all the! seams - iarchitect — for proportions — « But both Pap? and Mama painter—for color range—with a agreed their son was a born dress- little of the poet and the musician maker and at 14 they sent him to j to visualize a woman when she Barcelona as apprentice to a j walks, moves or dances." fashionable tailor j who are the aromen who buy Two years later he had managed. Balenciaga? Not necessarily only to save the third-class fare to millionaires' wives. Many fashion- Paris. He decided then that one conscious women consider it a I day he would have a fashion house sound investment to buy one suit ! of his own in Paris. He achieved or one evening dress, knowing his dream 24 years later. that it will be in fashion for at From the day of its opening the least two, if not three years. Be- Paris house flourished, even sides the timeless quality there is through the war years. Today he also the assurance of perfect exe- ; employs some 350 workgirls, 20% culion. saleswomen and 6 mannequins, j The apostle of simplicity — al- The world's best dressed women] though he says that a simple dress and the most important American: can look positively Vulgar on a and European buyers have passed woman if it is not her style—lets through his salons where the dec- ! his imagination run riot in some orations have scarcely changed in of his evening gowns. It is here; 20 years. j that the Spanish background It has been said that a woman; emerges in dramatic "infanta" does net go to the house of Balen- gowns or dresses that might have ciaga just to buy clothes. She is stopped down from a Goya paint- likened to a priestess who takes ing. Balenciaga is the one man part in a sacred rite. And those, who can impart a sort of glow to who come to see his collection out! a dead-black dret.s. of curiosity are soon discouraged j Only Balenciaga can afford to by the indifferent, not to say dis- \ show the extravagant, often ridic- Girls' Shorts Sizes 7 to 14 s... 79c Boys' & Girls' Pajamas $1.49 Summer shortie styles, cotton knits, ventilated, need no ironing. ' tant attitude of his staff Balenciaga creates primarily for the carriage trade, ignores current trends. Every year silhou- I ettes are launched which liken women to insects, plants, flowers | or letters of the alphabet. Balenciaga disdains these tricks so pop[ ular with Christian Dior. His aim is to clothe women to emphasize their personality. This is probably one of the reasons why he cooses ulous and definitely unbecoming hats which accompany his models I and which he seems to have cre- [ ated with his tongue in his cheek, i But here again, the probability is that the towering flower pots, j lampshades, space helmets or ; "circus" headpiccec with waving j feathers or abstract bits of nonsense will be found the following j season to have influenced the thinking of Parisian modistes. Terry Sunsuits Little Girli' Sala 98c Famous Carter's, 6 months to 3 years. Sand BOX With Canopy, Rag- $8.95, Sala $3.95 r Pedal Pushers & Matching shirts, aach 69c SUMMER PATTERNS 80 Square Prints 4 Yiro , $1.00 5th St. Dept. Store TYPICAL BALENCIAGA MAGIC Is a $30,000 necklace to hold the drape of this flesh-pink flecked organza bodice of a short evening dress. His best trick, however, is showing styles to buyers four weeks before the press gets a .look. $80 for Your Old Refrigerator! Whan You Buy This Value Laadar of the '57 Frlgidaires • Dial Defrost • Aluminum Shelves • Big Freezer Capacity • Quikube Ice Trays Carroll Refrigeration Wast on the Highway Next to Charley's 30 AT RVP PARTY Thirty members of the Carroll County unit of Rural Young Peo- j pie joined in a swimming party, Wednesday night, at the Antieri- can Legion Swimming Pool. Swimming from 9 to 10 p.m. was followed by a cookout and short I business meeting in the open shel- terhouse at Graham Park. Plans for RYP participation in the an| nual Farm Bureau picnic at Graham Park, August 15, were discussed during the business session which was conducted by Lloyd Drees, president. Miss Jane Pfau, of Lincoln, 111., who teaches In the St. Lawrence School, is*spending a few days here, Miss Pfau, who is on a vacation trip, has just* returned from Denver and the Black Hills. SAVE $ 50 00 -PAY ONLY $ 2 50 AWEEK ON TERMS Price Cut on *249 95 Value VISCOSE FRIEZE SUITE e Large Reversible Cushions • Tapered Legs—Brass Ferrules • Four Lovely Decorator Colors • Rubberized Hair Padding e Modern Styling, Construction Luxurious suite—priced amazingly low. Note the wide modern arms, tailored back. Innerspring back construction, coil spring base assures relaxed comfort. Long wearing frieze with metallic threads. Mint green, brown, coral or champagne. M.JMI-* 95 19.95 DOWN—USE OUR THRIFTY PAYMENT PLAN Save Over 25% New TV Lamp 85 II 3.95 Value Decorated IMberglas shade Is highly translucent. Black metal base, brass trim. White, pink or turquoise. 1 i si Miracle Fiber Pair of Pillows 90 pair Top C j Value *# Cloud-soft, fluffy, unequalled for sleep comfort. Nylenlxtd pastel fabric, filler «f non-allergic fiber, I I 1 i ALWAYS BETTER BUYS AT GAMBLES

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