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Editorial— Iowa State Faces More Vital Needs Than Name "It Didn't Look So Small When I Was Down There" Before going seriously into the matter of distinguishing one of it's* •tat* schools with what has been advocated as a more appropriate name, Iowa might well look first to the still more important matter of providing funds for too long delayed capital improvements at both Iowa State College and the State University of Iowa. Discussion has been somewhat widespread over the state that the name of Iowa State College should be changed to designate it as a university. And there oan be no doubt but that this outstanding agricultural and engineering school is entirely worthy of all possible recognition as one of the na tion's leading institutions of higher learning. But getting a bill through the legislature and signed by the Governor merely to change the name of the Ames Institution isn't going to automatically add to the stature of Iowa State as a great school, be it a college or university. As a matter of fact, both Iowa State College and the State University of Iowa have achieved noteworthy standings in the educational world quite on their own despite the noticeable lack of really genuine cooperation from capitol hill In Des Moines. Legislators and Governors, of course, have made arid' approved appropriations for the operation of the schools, but quite often rather grudgingly. Many times askings would be inflated with the full knowledge drastic trimming was inevitable. Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa Wednesday, July 31, 1957 Sorely needed capital improvements went wanting simply because enough difficulty was generally encountered in obtaining funds for current operational expenses. With the problem approaching real seriousness, the last session of the General Assem; bly provided funds for capital improvements only to have the measure vetoed by Governor Loveless. So it would seem only common sense there is little chance of attaining anything even remotely approaching universal agreement on a new name for Iowa State College, particularly since the final action must be taken in the state capitol. One of the principal stumbling blocks, of course, would be coming up with a name which would avoid any confusion as to the identities of the two big state schools at Iowa City and Ames. That problem alone could result in endless difficulties which might conceivably enough lead to recriminatory actions that would seriously threaten even the present high academic and professional standings of the institutions. Thoughts But, behold, the hand of him that betrayeth me is with me on the table.—Luke 22:21. The kiss of the apostate was the most bitter earthly Ingredient in the agonies which Christ endured. —E. L. Magoon. Disarm Talks Against Suspicion Background By JAMES MARLOW Associated Press. News Analyst WASHINGTON Uft—If there is a London explosion it will be the disarmament talks blowing up. Question of Using Troops Had a Long Background By PETER EDSON NEA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON - (NEA) - The recent debate on the use of federal troops to enforce provisions of the civil rights bill now before the Senate had a strange . background. It wasn't a new surprise package. The same provisions were in the civil rights bill which passed the House last year and this. They were fully debated both times. Then in a California speech before the Democratic national convention in Chicago in 1956 Candidate Adlai Stevenson declared he was opposed to the use of federal troops to enforce civil rights decisions. This was an obvious political bid for Southern delegates. It caused a* mild stir because up to then not even the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People had been advocat-j lng use of troops to secure civil rights. Actually, "the use of troops" was not specifically mentioned in era states have passed laws denying Negroes the right to I allergenic bring suit for privileges supposed-' ly guaranteed them by the Constitution. NAACP is even barred from giving them legal aid to obtain these rights. If these states are now successful in eliminating the federal enforcement provisions of the civil rights legislation, it will completely hamstring the Negro citizen and make him legally and politically helpless in these states. These positions emerge from a two-day strategy meeting of ^t h e Leadership Conference on Civil Rights. This group, representing 51 different U.S. organizations, is the principal lobby supporting the Eisenhower civil rights program. Labor organizations giving active support include AFL-CIO, United- Auto Workers, International Union of Electrical Workers and the Jewish Labor Committee American Civil Liberties Union and Americans for Democratic Action are represented, naturally. so many words enforcement Part posed legislation. The reference is in a routine legal citation to the numbers of statutes already on the books. They empower the President to enforce the Constitution and the law of the land, which he is sworn to do anyway. So even Roy Wilkins, executive secretary of NAACP, now declares that, "We don't see any particular loss if the reference to troops were deleted from the civil rights legislation." While the people with the greatest interest in the civil rights bill are thus willing to accept ' an amendment on this use of troops S rovision — or" any other clarify- >g amendment — they still do not want the entire Part III eliminated. The reason for this is that in the last jew years a number of South- in the disputed Women's organizations include In- III of the pro-! ternational League for Peace and of Freedom and National Church Negro Women. Anti - Defamation League and Am Vets are in it, as are Catholic, Jewish and Protestant church groups. Chairman of the conference and its principal spokesman is Roy Wilkins. Civil rights really need no lobby now, as both Republican and Northern Democratic leaders are supporting them to the limit. But what they are after, Wilkins makes clear, is for the United States government to protect citizens in all their rights. He includes in his not only voting rights but desegregation in schools, transportation and everything else. "It wouldn't be a very good man," he says, "who would be satisfied with only one-fifth of his rights." shots for several years and am getting much better each year. However, there is something else which bothers me. I cannot stand to use any perfume, powder or face cream which contains orris root. Is there anything else I can get?—Mrs. R. A — It is evident that you are allergic to a number of substances. Sensitivity to orris root is by, no means unusual. I believe there are some cosmetic preparations on the market from which orris root has been eliminated. You should be able to find these low cosmetics in almost any drug store or other store handling such preparations. Q — I went to the doctor with the high hopes of being told 1 was to have a baby. Instead, he told me he couldn't tell yet unless I had a laboratory test, which I can't afford. Why can't he tell?— A. P. A — It is often difficult to know with certainty from the clinical symptoms alone in the very early stages whether pregnancy has occurred. It is for this reason that laboratory tests using frogs or rabbits have been developed which will answer the question much earlier. Q — What will happen to a person with diabetes who eats only one meal a day and drinks beer and whisky most of the time. He has started gaining a lot of weight.—Reader. A — The consumption of one meal a day and large amounts of beer and whisky together with gain in weight could be exceedingly harmful for someone with diabetes. Every effort should be made to have this individual obtain proper advice on diet — and to follow it. 7%e/Pfafote fht&tt Son Must Break Spell of His Misery-Loving Mom By MRS. MURIEL LAWRENCE j The problem of the self-perse- The mother has always loved' cutor's child is always fear of en- misery. When, as adolescents, her j joying himself. Until he faces it, children went out to enjoy them- j his pleasures are constantly haunt- selves, they'd come home to find ed by thoughts like these: "What her reproachfully laboring over right have I to this summer holi- their next week's wash. j day when poor mother isn't enjoy- Now they're married and sheiing it too? How selfish I am to be uses her widowhood to reproach) entertaining these friends to dinner them, refusing visits and holidays. \ when poor mother is eating dinner Her son's wife writes, "She's got j my husband sick over her attitude.! He wants to know how a Christian \ should deal with it." To this son, I think Jesus might 1 say, "Your joy no man taketh from you. Cast the beam out of your own eye." The beam is his fear of his right to enjoy himself. It's the same obstruction that darkens his mother's vision. When he's cast his out, it will be time to start dealing with hers. Right now his problem is not relieving his mother of misery. It is getting rid of his own helpless response to her misery. He hopes that she'll change herself — and spare htm the arduous, grown-up task of learning to resist her power to depress him. It's a childish hope. For this son, I think there is no avoidance of the resisting struggle. SO THfY SAY I am very, very grateful for the understanding shown by the other contestants and my other friends in Long Beach <Calif., concerning her being less than required 18 years of age for contest).—Gladys Zender, 17, of Peru, chosen Miss Universe. • DR. JORDAN SAYS * By IOWIN P. JORDAN, M.D., Written for NIA Service Treating Fungus Infection Is Often a Difficult Task What is a difficult problem of treatment is presented in today's first letter. Q — My husband has a fungus Infection under his toenails and lately they get sore. If nothing is Daily Times Herald Dally Except Sundays and Holiday* By The Herald Publishing Company 106 West Filth Street Carroll, Iowa .• JAMES W WILSON, Publisher HOWARD B. WILSON, Editor Entered as second class matter at the post office at Carroll, towa. under the act of March 3. 1879. alone! He imagines that it's mother's j pitiful state that is reproaching i him. It isn't. The reproach comes straight from his own crippled conscience. Long ago mother shaped it to echo her reproach so that no matter how far away he went from her, it could continue to keep him as miserable as she is. The only way to help her is to start reconstructing it. That is what Jesus knew. We cannot help her without compassion. To feel it for her. we must first wrestle with our own fear of joy—or its grip on her will arouse our hate instead of our understanding. Until we can appreciate what her envy has tried to do to our life, we can experience no compassion for what another parent's envy has done to her life. The Christian assignment has never been an easy one. Hobby Is 1st Nightingat Night Clubs By JAMES BACON HOLLYWOOD W-Ever hear of Harry and Dotty Jameson? No? Then you're not a headwaiter at a swank nightclub or a celebrity All headwaiters and celebrities know the Jamesons. The Jamesons have one of the world's most expensive hobbies- attending night club openings. Naturally, they're well-heeled. Once Harry and Dotty took a plane to London just because Lena Hprne, one of their top favorites, was opening at a smart West End club. Not Surprised Lena, recalling the incident, admits that she was most happy to see them but not in the least surprised. "I probably would have been more surprised had they not been at ringside," says Lena. The Jamesons hop to Las Vegas, New York and in-between! spots much as you and I would go to the neighborhood movie. Once Joe E. Lewis played a two- week engagement at the Mocambo in Hollywood Harry was present 13 of the 14 times the famed) comic took the floor. j Later, he apologized to Lewis j for missing the one show. The 1 reason: his plane was delayed on his return from an Oregon business trip. The Cugats. Xavier and Abbe Lane, are close friends. Once the Jamesons flew to Spain when the Cugat band played in a Barcelona bull ring. |250,0OO 2 -Bedroom Home When not nightclubbing, the Jamesons live in a $250,000 home in Beverly Hills. It's one of the few $250,000 homes with only two bedrooms. Harry is a millionaire. He made it from storage batteries and Ore- i gon lumber interests. He is a big j spender and big tipper. J The Jamesons' reason for lov- ! ing nightclub acts so much is sim- The United States and Russia while their representatives in London have talked about disarmament five months — have been building up their armaments. This, at least, is a tribute to their suspicion of each other. It is against this background.of suspicion—and getting ready, just in case—that the talks have been held, along with Britain, France and Canada. Not Much Optimism It hardly makes for optimism about the outcome of the talks. There isn't much. Now Secretary of State Dulles has gone to London for a personal look although Harold Stassen, the American representative, has been keeping this government informed. Dulles made the trip on orders from President Eisenhower. Officials here said Dulles will decide whether to continue the talks or call them off. If for no other reason than world 'opinion, Dulles may want the talks to go on ao long as the Russians are willing to talk or listen. In the end, therefore, the talks may wind UR in a whisper. Stassen hasn't actually been talking about any major disarming of this country. In a speech last week Dulles made it plain this country would keep its nuclear weapons. Stassen has been talking about early first steps to build up some mutual trust like a suspension of nuclear tests and aerial and ground inspections. Dulles last week even talked ahout opening the entire continental United States to inspection if the Russians would do the same with Russia. This is going pretty far. And it would be a long way off in the future. And when Dulles said that, Young Men at Top Seem: A Dressy By SAM DAWSON NEW YORK <AV-The young tatf-^ who got to the top In a hurry?'* seem to be a dressy lot. A peek iV at their wardrobes finds theril much better stocked than the av-. • erage among their employes —or you either, perhaps. Replies from 140 of ttoe young presidents of American corporations also suggest that they took time enough on their way to shop for. clothes and that they still match the articles carefully before setting off each morning for the executive suite. The survey was conducted by the American Institute of Men's and Boys' Wear to see if the young (or maybe slightly middle aged) top executive was doing right by the apparel industry. Average 14 Suits Asked how many suits each owned, the youthful bosses gave a range of 60 to 3* with the average coming out at 14.3 per man —averages having a way of showing that odd decimal. They buy three or.four suits a year, usually in the spring and fall, but occasionally in between as needed. The corporate chiefs think personal appearance is a help to them in carrying on their present tasks,' and also to any other man headed in the same direction'. But they are much more emphatic about the part the other fellow's personal appearance plays when they are sizing him up. and they stress the impact upon them of a first impression. 29 Shirts Apiece Getting back to their 140 wardrobes, the shirt supply ranges from 100 to 10, averaging 29 per man—with 23 of the shirts plain and 6 fancy. The younger president la well stocked with socks. One man says he has 100 pair* The average has he didn't know whether Congress 1 30, with 22 of them in solid colors would ever approve of a plan like that. Any agreement with Russia — such as another Dulles proposal on starting off with inspection limited to the Arctic Circle- would be thoroughly examined by Congress. And Congress won't be able to do a thorough job until it returns' in 1958. So any agreement could hardly go into effect before sometime next year. Proposals Hedged But Dulles—just as Stassen before him — made proposals so It's shocking that anyone could attack our mother in such a cruel and inhuman way. — Pianist Liberace, on beating two hooded men gave his mother at he' California home. They had black hoods with slits for their eye's, They also had some kind of covering, probably stockings, over their shoes. — Mrs. Frances Liberace, 65, mother of pianist Liberace,' describing men who attacked her at her California home. Q—Which bird has the longest migratory flight? A— The Arctic tern, with an annual round-trip migratory flight of some 22,000 miles. Q— Why are clergymen sometimes referred to as "the cloth" or "gentlemen of the cloth"? A— While the word cloth has come to mean a fabric, at one time it meant clothing. The old meaning is retained in reference to the distinctive clothing worn by priests and ministers. Q— What Is a comparison between the water content of snow and that of rain? A— Ten Inches of snow equals In water content, on the average, about one inch of rain. Q—To what do the Dark Ages owe their name? A—To the fact that European civilization made almost no advance between the fifth and 12th centuries. Q—What is a parsee? A—A unit of astronomical measurement equal to approximately 19 trillion miles. say no pie. "We just get fun out of it," i hedged around with conditions says Harry. And they do. Both i that the Russians may are excellent dancers, especially! to Latin rhythms. Their hobby doesn't come cheap as Harry always insists on picking up the check and never comes without famous guests to an opening. One year Ciro's reported that the Jameson's annual tab was close to $20,000 — not including tips. Batching it while the wife is away is what a* man looks forward to and then, in about two days, he wishes she were back home. There are too many easy ways not to, for very.many people to amount to something. Member of the Associated Press The Associated Press Is entitled exclusively to the use for republication news printed of all the local newspaper as well patches. all . in AP Official Paper of •County and City Subscription Rates By Carrier Boy Delivery In CarroU per week BY MAIL « CarrdU, Adjoining Counties, Cs 'rroliT* A r djo5flii: "cwnSiiT per mop7 IJsewhere a .as in low*, year ,, ft) .lows, month „„, ,110 00 done, can the fungus eventually harm his feet and is there any other cure than removing the toenails?—Mrs. C. L. A — The treatment of fungus infections of the nails is often ex-, ceedingly difficult. Sometimes the fungus can be treated by soaking In appropriate chemicals or by externally applied medicines. However, sometimes it is necessary to remove the nails or to give X-ray treatments. With something as difficult and complicated as this, the best possible professional advice is advisable. Q — What can be done to heal a fissure?—Mrs. G. A — A fissure is. a "crack; in most cases this refers to a crack j in the skin at the outlet of the digestive tract. It can be painful and cause a good deal of difficulty. Sometimes the fissure is larger than is realized. As a rule, its cure is by operation and the svu> gery may have to be. fairly ex-* tensive.,, However, since a fissure in this area rarely heals of Itself surgery is generally ; well worth* while. Remember Way Bock When In baby contests the little ones are pitted against each other as well as against their will. Halbur, Manning Couples Leave On Vacation in Colorado (Timet Herald Newt Service) HALBUR — Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Dalhoff accompanied by the latter's brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Clarus Heithoff of Manning left Sunday on a week's vacation trip to Denver, Colorado Springs and other parts of Colorado. Mr. and Mrs. Luverne Rolfes and family of Chicago arrived Sunday for a week's visit with the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Rolfes. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Friedman of Halbur and Mr. and Mrs. Ted Potthoff of Carroll left Sunday for Wesley and Brit* where they visited Mrs. Friedman's and Mrs. Potthoff's brother-in-law and sister, Mr, and Mrs. Lon Gauge, and their brother and sister-in-law^ Mr. and Mrs. William Spangler. anyway. For example: There could be a 10 -month suspension of nuclear weapons testing. But this was tied in with agreement on an inspection system which would have to be in business before the end of the 10 months. But the Russians have proposed an immediate and unconditional end to nuclear weapons testing for two or three years and an agreement to outlaw the use of nuclear weapons. The United States, to prevent big surprise attacks by either big power, wants aerial and ground inspection. Russia has accepted the principle of aerial and ground inspection. But Russia isn't clear on whati kind of ground inspection. Perhaps inspectors frozen in one spot. After five months of talk the London fog is still thick. During the summer sales Mom has things sent out on approval that don't meet with Dad's. * Right now would seem to be a poor time to buy thermometers — they're always higher in the summer. Sometimes singing for your friends is a pretty good way to make enemies. Few people can take criticism, especially those who most deserve it. Many Things to Be Before Woman's Really Grown Up Nineteen Thlrty-Two— Al Braband, right fielder ., and the only turn-around hitter the Carroll Firemen have shown to date, is- the leading local hitter with J an average of .454 for the games played this season. Nineteen Thirty-Two— Jack Marget, small son of Mr. and Mrs. George Marget, underwent a tonsillectomy at St. Anthony Hospital yesterday. Nineteen Thirty-Two— Miss Alta French will sail August 9 from New York on her return 'trip to Cairo, Egypt, where she is an instructor in the American Girls' School. For a number of years she taught English in the Carroll schools. . Nineteen Thirty-Two— \ As- a courtesy 'to Mr. and Mra .'j D, F. Raverv who will leave Carroll in thenear future,, Mr. , and Mrs. C. M. 'Rlckman entertained a number of friends last evening 'at their hpme on North Main Street, A woman isn't really grown up until-' She can have a good time at a party, even though she is wearing an old or not too becoming dress. She can get real pleasure from making someone else happy. She has learned a sure cure for feeling low, whether it is buying a new hat, baking a cake, visiting a sick friend, planning a party, or working in the yard. She can dismiss an unkind or tactless remark instead of brooding over it. She realizes that her children weren't put upon the earth to fulfill her dreams, but their own. She can praise another woman or bear her praised without any temptation to add a belittling remark. She can meet disappointments and frustrations without thinking, She realizes that other people don't really want to hear about her troubles. Doesn't Envy Youth She learns to do unpleasant tasks as quickly as possible, instead of letting them hang over her head. She does things for others because she wants to, not because she expects unending gratitude, She can laugh at herself occasionally. She can start a conversation with, anyone she meets and can learn something from almost anyone she talks to for half an hour. She can forego small indulgences in order to attain a worthwhile goal. She can enjoy young people without envying them their youth. She can be friends without feeling inferior to. those who have A touch of tummyache often gets a baby up in arms, usually father's. Mrs. M. Slocum of Redfield, Minnesota, Ends Scran ton Visit (Timet Herald Newt Servlee) SCRANTON - Mrs., Margaret Slocum of Redfield, Minn., spent a week visiting at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Parker. The C. C. Club met at the home of Mrs. Roy Parker Thursday. Twelve members were present. Nellie Henning gave the lesson. It was the last meeting of the year yntil Sept. 1. Mr. and Mrs. Allen Mosier and Mrs, A. C. Mosier visited at the C A. McNabb home in Des Moines Sunday. Mrs. A. C. Mosier stayed for a week's* visit. Mrs. Stanford Neary underwent minor surgery at St. Anthony Hospital in Carroll on Monday. She returned home Thursday and is recuperating nicely. and 8 patterned. He gets along with 10 pairs of shoes (although I has 21) and with 4 hats (with 1 having 16). One man has 200 neckties on his rack. The average is 65. But one executive finds 12 enough. Mostly the top man makes db with 2 overcoats, 2 topcoats and l.S raincoats. Casual Living Living can be casual at times even on the heights. The corporate presidents own on average 3.8 sports coats, with the top number 15, and figure that one fourth of their entire wardrobe Is in the sports category. The majority never wear sports clothes to business, although 14 of them do regularly, and a few others do occasionally. Three-fourths o* them think a chest pocket handkerchief a must for proper dress. The majority own a tuxedo. One man has 50 sets of links and studs to choose from. On av-, erage they own seven sets of male jewelry. •••'". . One president makes do with just 1 pair of pajamas — another needs 20—and the average is 5.8 pairs. Two dressing gowns are average, with eight the top figure. The corporate chiefs say they spend as much time as • necessary each day coordinating the various elements of their attire, usually taking around four minutes to get the socks and ties to match and still show the chosen suit off to the best advantage. The apparel industry hopes that junior executives and ambitious; office boys will take note of the boss' finery, Rather wistfully, perhaps, it also wishes the ordinary bloke would want to look more like these success story heroes. Final note: The survey doesn't reveal a newspaper executive among the 140 replying. Why did this have to happen to j more than she, and without feeling mft ?» v I superior to those less J^rtun*te. m Mints reserved) NBA torrtot, tee.) REFRESHER . . .-As the driver looks on rather enviously, bis pint-size vehicle gets a dunking beneath an elevated pump normally used for streetcars in Rome, Italy. The cooling shower cascading over the hot metal provided welcome relief for the overheated auto. The Eternal City was sweltering in the grip of one of the severest beat waves i« masy year*, ,'„ Pennsylvonions Are Visiting in Scronton (Timet Herald New* Servlee) SCRANTON - Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wampler of Biglervllle, Penn., are visiting at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Wampler ,;> Mr. and Mrs. B. A. MacDonald spent Sunday at Spirit Lake in the J. A. Stewart home. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Miller and Mrs. M, M. Miller attended a family reunion picnic at Jefferson Park on Sunday. It was a Bryan family reunion and about forty were present. ^ Mr. and Mrs, Deloy Ludwig spent part of last week in Milford visiting at the Joe Hoskins home. They went on to Errimetsburg to the home of Mr. and Mrs. Orville Wilson and came back with Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Ludwig who were also guests. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Wuebker of Jefferson entertained at a supper and shower on Wednesday in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Deloy Ludwig. Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Ludwig were also guests. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Hunt and family spent the weekend in Topeka, Kan., visiting at the home of Mr. and Mrs. James Hunt, Sara Hunt remained for a week.. Mr. and Mrs. James Shield. oi Clinton. Mr. and Mrs. Merle Bradford and Mrs. Gertie Knauss were': Sunday callers at the home oJL| Mrs. Orlow Goodrich. ; Mr. and Mrs, Lester Donelaory went to Des Moines Sunday to ee" ,J on Harry DeLong, who Ja a'pal ent in the hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Ed BueonekeJ Mr. and Mrs. Herb * * £ tended the funeral of *l SheUedy Saturday at; , . WW

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