Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on July 25, 1957 · Page 12
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July 25, 1957

Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 12

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ReqsQn$ for Decrease: Price Rise, Bootlegging/ Outside Buying— Liquor Revenue Down in Border Counties, Up in Interior Iowa, Report Indicates I B<r HARRISON WRRKR ' i -—. '. — How Instant can -get? simply ^powt Dari-Rich and enjoy itl YOUR OWN DAIRY makes Dari-Rkh Choco*a*e- Flevored NfiMc FRESH.. : out of fresh mrtk products. And, AW powdered chocolate, mix, syrup or "instant" package is so owe* AND BASY TO USE* FlAVOft mMMI •^MJWPJ NO JBWrHATB IHWCHASt TO M*0 MtMWMWO OP IWOMOWNW • NO UFT-OVCRI TO SIOM •4«0 SHMffM OR HKIIIII • NO EXTRA CO ITS I Ohocoteie Drink made with packaged mixes costs you — Hie consumer — EXTRA MONEY! The six leading brands run from 15% to 70% MORE PER QUART THAN "DARI-RICH". Depend on Your Dairy for fresh "0AM-RI4H Chocolate Drink" Manning Creamery Co. By HARRISON WEBER (Iowa Daily Press Assn. Writer) DES MOINES - Figures just re leased by the Liquor Commission IOTOCU uj lire Liiifuui v^uuiiiuasion here for fiscal 1967 show revenue cording to Governor Uoveless down in border counties and up in interior Iowa. Revenue for the year which ended June 30 was off $95,028 or 5.6 per cent for the three western Iowa border stores in comparison with 19S6. For the five-year period 1953 through 1957 revenue. was down $199,100 or 11.1 per cent. The same is true along the eastern Iowa border with revenue off $119,322 or 3 per cent in 1957 compared with the previous year. liquor revenue from the nine stores was $747,226 less than in 1953, or 16 per cent off the pace, set five years ago. However, revenue from 12 stores in interior Iowa was up $324,248 or 2.6 per cent above 1956. Revenue for (he five-year period was up $924,838, an increase of 7.7 per cent. S Reason* There are threo reasons for the decrease in liquor revenue along Iowa's eastern and western borders: 1) a boost in liquor prices, 2) bootlegging and 3) outside purchases. The 5 per cent hike in prices in April of 1955 has caused many Iowans to purchase their liquor in surrounding states where they are able to get bargain prices, especially if they purchase a case of liquor or more. State officials also suspect that there is wholesale bootlegging ac tivity taking place In certain areas of the. state. Dubuque is certain to come under closer scrutiny. The reason —revenue was down $108,985 or 14 per cent from a vear ago Revenue is off $207,671 for the five-year period, or 22.2 per cent. Although Burlington's revenue was down only $4,411 from a year ago, or 1 per cent, it too will bear closer watching by state officials. Since 1953 revenue has decreased $177,495 or 28.9 per cent. . Don't Know Number Of course, a lot of this decline in revenue is because people are going outside the state to buy their whiskey. The trouble is that liquor are doing this and them to analyze the many people it's hard for picture. Earlier this year Governor Herschel C. Loveless suggested the liquor commission might increase prices by 5 per cent. This would 12 Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa Thursday, July 25, 1957 However, liquor officials are stymied. They don't know what results they would achieve by increasing liquor prices. Next Meeting Governor Herschel Loveless and special committee of the State Board of Regents will confer WedA nesday, Aug. 7, at 1:30 p.m. here on building problems faced by state educational institutions. Last May Governor Loveless vetoed two bills appropriating 11 million dollars for Board of Regents caoital improvements. At the same time he vetoed the Vk per cent sales tax extension bill. The governor and the committee have already had one meeting this, summer which resulted in Love-, less asking a series of questions \ about the regents utilization of present buildings, utility needs and their new building program. At this August meeting the committee will try to answer, the questions raised by Loveless. Dave Dancer, secretary of the board, said the committee plans to bring information on the subjects up to date, discuss the questions with Loveless and review the entire building program of the board. It Open Door Policy has been the practice of the Highway . Commission hi recent years to conduct open meetings with the public and newsmen welcome to attend. The commission literally believes in its "open door" policy as pointed up at its last session. One large delegation had just filled the commission room at Ames and a member of the delegation wanted to know if it would be all right to close the door. Commission chairman Chris Larsen said to keep the door open, this prompted Council Bluffs Council- man Joe Katelman to comment: "You sure believe in the open debt policy." , May Visit Indiana Clayton Ringgenberg, director of the Legislative Research Bureau, this week is attending a conference on Interstate Co operation at Cleveland; Ohio. If the necessary arrangements can be made, he will stop off in Indiana on his way back to gather some data on their gross income tax plan. Jokt Jansstfns of Carnarvon Moving Soon to Lake View (Time* HersM W«w» Servtre) CARNARVON - A farewell party was given by neighbors of Mr. and Mrs. Jake R Janssen and son Friday night at the Janssen home. Lunch was brought by the visitors. Mr. and Mrs. Janssen and son will move to Lake View soon. They were presented, with a purse. Mr. and Mrs. Reiner Janssen also were there. Rev. and Mrs. Lee Fiers and sons are vacationing in parts of Minnesota for several weeks. Mrs. Reiner Janssen and Mrs. William Tiefenthaler attended a shower for Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Huisenga at the Municipal building in Lake View Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs! Darrell Borron and family of Storm Lake were visitors in the Denzel Thorpe home here Friday night. CUB SCOUTS PICNIC (TtntM H.raM New« Aervtca) MANNING — Manning Cub .„ »..„„ „ M „„.. Scouts, with their fathers, held an and state officials don't know how | outing at Springbrook Park near «- — Guthrie Center Sunday. The group left at 5:30 a.m. for breakfast in the park and remained for lunch. There is no state religion in France. The French government -» - r - — - permits freedom of worship but bring in an additional $1.200,000 ac- supports no church. COME TO... • ARMOUR BUYING YARDS CARROLL, IOWA SATURDAY, JULY 27-10 A. M. You'll see a well planned program of . .. MARKET HOG EVALUATION ... by well known members of the Animal Husbandry Department of Iowa State College and the Pork Division of Armour and Company. There will be demonstrations and discussions on how to breed, feed and market your hogs for good results. PRIZES FOR HOG JUDGING CONTESTS WILL BE AWARDED TO ADULTS AND THE FFA AND 4-H CLUB MEMBERS. FREE LUNCH WILL BE SERVED ARMOUR AND COMPANY BUYING YARDS — CARROLL, IOWA W. H. MEYER, GENERAL MANAGER Your Farmers Co-Op at Ralston is Back In the Bulk Feed Business Again Thanks to All For Their Help and Cooperation After the Fire w. are grateful to a lot of people: irst of all, we are grateful to our bulk feed customers for their friendly spirit, and who went ahead and took care of their feed problems during the time we were unable to serve them. Next, we want to say we are grateful to the fire departments, and all the neighboring farm people and friends who pitched in during the disaster. WE'RE NOW READY TO AGAIN SUPPLY YOUR FEED NEEDS We have installed temporary grinding and mixing equipment in order to take care of your feed requirements. Phone your orders in or come in as you have done in the past. Results are what count in the feed lot and the Farmers Co-op Association is equipped to serve you with the best possible feed and service* * PHONE 37

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