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Editorial- •'N' He Said His Father Can Lick You Off-Year Struggles to Hold Political Spotlight Next year 34'governorships will be on the btecH^j^ad^f struggle to win them may command mote attention from national jparty leaders than the cohteit for control of Congress.- "* *' f* :i \^..^ : ' There are a ntimber of reasons why.^ ' • ' Foremost is the fact N that normally the control of state governmental machinery, with, all that means in jobs, publicity and *otb er benefits, gives a party substan tial advantage in pressing the cause of its presidential nominee, as must be done again in 1960. Secondly, successful governors are a prime source of presiden tial material. Often they are glamorous figures and the good things they do are widely known. Word of their failures, of the toes they' step on, seldom travels far beyond their state borders. On the other hand, senators, being recorded on one vote after another, in the Washington goldfish bowl, make practically a f business of alienating one group or another. Thus they have marked handicaps when it comes to swaying a majority of convention delegates. For a third thing, when a party is represented by a large number of governors, its national convention delegations usually are more firmly guided and the conventions more disciplined and orderly — a condition politicians just naturally favor. In 1958 the 34 governorships at stake will include 21 now held by Democrats and 13 in GOP hands. Times Herald, Carroll, lew* Friday, Sept. 13, 1957 The Democratic goal will be to hold and" widen-, this edge if possible, while Republicans will be out to take" back the advantage they lost in the big turnover of 1954. ' < The coming battle it heightened by the fact that New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and Connecticut' are among the 31 governorships now Democratic, while California and Ohio are on the list of 13 presently in GOP control. Hence the-prizes are big, and the potential impact on the I960 presidential contest could be very heavy. With prospects of their seizing Congress none too bright, Republicans will be very much on the aggressive in the governorship matches, not only in the big states but in such usually Republican but now Democratic reaches as Maine, Iowa, Kansas and Oregon. Consequently, whatever happens in the congressional races, the items on the barrel head in the governorship field make it certain that the 1958 elections will be lively, hard-fought affairs. Thoughts And I was very angry when I heard their cry and these words. —Nehemiah 5:6. To role one's anger Is well; to prevent it is better. — Jonathan Edwards. Pictures Self Object of Plots— Faubus Actions By JAMES MARLOW Associated Press News Analyst WASHINGTON W -Gov. Orval Faubus of Arkansas not only has surrounded his actions with mysr, tery but has pictured himself as the target of plots and plans that range from tapping his wires to arresting and assassinating him. He, telegraphed President Eisenhower Sept. 4 that "I have strong reasons to believe" the FBI was tapping his telephones. This was after he used National Guardsmen to keep Negro children from a school' ordered integrated by a federal judge. U.S. Dist. Atty. Osro Cobb of Little Rock promptly said: "such a belief is wholly unwarranted." Knows Methods When newsmen asked Faubus a few days later the basis for his belief about the phone taps, it came down to this: He said he had worked with the FBI in his Army days and "I know what FBI methods are; I do not have the least doubt that they tapped my telephone wires." He has told newsmen he heard of a plot to assassinate him. a plot organized in a Northern city which he wouldn't name. He said he had heard a group was setting out to "bump" him off. In his wire to Eisenhower he said he had been reliably informed that federal agents in Little Rock were discussing plans to arrest him. Eisenhower's press secretary James Hagerty denied this. Faubus hasn't been arrested yet. Elephant Gets Wiggle On, Spurred by Wisconsin Loss By PETER EDSON WASHINGTON - (NEA> Stung by defeat in the Wisconsin senatorial race, Republican headquarters here is ordering full steam ahead on the 1958 midterm congressional elections. In this sense. Democratic Sen. William Proxmire's victory over ex-Gov. Walter Kohler may have been a good thing for the GOP. The Washington angle is that the Republicans' defeat was their own fault—too much smugness. Since calling out the guardsmen Sept. 2 to keep the Negro children out of Little Rock's Central High School, Faubus has pretty much secluded himself in his mansion, which he also surrounded with guardsmen. Newsmen asked him: Why the seclusion and the guardsmen? He said: "For security reasons and others I couldn't discuss." Ordered by U.S. Judge It was Federal Judge Ronald N. Davles who ordered the high school integrated last week. after a state court had directed a delay in the Integration plan approved earlier by both district and ap plellate federal courts. Faubus said "it is common knowledge" someone else wrote the integration order and just handed it to Davies. He has never Identified the someone. After Faubus blocked the court order with his troops, it became clear by last Monday that Judge Davies would summon him to court to show cause why he should not be ordered to stop interfering with the court's decree. But the question then was: Would Faubus instruct the guardsmen around his mansion to let a U.S. marshal through to serve the summons? Newsmen asked him Monday if he'd accept the summons. He said he didn't know. On Wednesday the marshal went to the mansion. The troops let him through. Faubus willingly accepted the order to appear in court. Why, in view of indeeSsfW* ness on Monday, did he do titii so willingly on Wednesday? He said: "I believe in the court J believe in the law of the lind, What would be the purpose of .£a^ dodging around, trying to avoid service?" Since he felt this way» what was his purpose in not sajr- ing so two days before? Feared Violence As his excuse for calling out tfce guardsmen Sept. 3, Faubus s#ld he had evidence that violence wee threatened and he spoke of caravans of people descending on Lit* tie Rock if the school was integrated. The city's mayor, Woodrow Mann, a critic of Faubus' use of the troops, called this statement a hoax. After the troops had been keeping the Negro children from school two days, Mann said: "Ttie Little Rock police have not had a single case of violence reported to them." What evidence of threatened violence did Faubus have? He's never revealed it. Asked by newsmen last Monday when he would disclose the information, he said-. "Sometime when it can be done without violating confidences end without jeopardy to myself in litigation that might arise." If he has such evidence he no doubt will be asked to produce it Sept. 20 when he—or his attorney general—has to go to Judge Davies' court to show why he shouldn't be ordered to let the Negro children into school. Hartford County, Conn., organization. The earlier GOP regional conferences registered considerable en thusiasm for this neighbor • to neighbor idea. If the trial run works well now, the plan is to conduct similar canvasses in aH 48 states next year. Yes, all 48 states. The Republicans are still optimistic about picking up more strength in the South. They think the new civil rights bill will be of considerable help. They think it will help most in the Governor Kohler kept insisting j industrial North and the West he didn't need and didn't want out side help.'He thought "carpet bag­ gers" — GOP politicos from other states coming in to help him— would be resented. He did get some money from Washington, but that's all he'd take. All this complacency colt the Republican* was possible control of the Senate. So how they have to pick up the pieces and see what they can salvage for next year. A letter from National Chairman Meade Alcorn went out to all Republican state organizations over Labor Day weekend urging them to set dates for statewide conferences. These will be follow-ups to the-j GOP regional conferences earlier this year. The plan is to follow the state conferences with district and county meetings next spring. Another type of GOP rally which 24 states have planned to put on will be "neighbor • to - neighbor" campaigns. They are scheduled to begin Oct. 1 and end Oct. 14, which will be the date of President Eisenhower's 67th birthday party. There's a fourfold purpose in these house-to-house canvasses. First is to find the nonvot,ers in each household. Second is to register them. Third is to leave them information on the GOP. Fourth is to get a $1 or $5 donation. New Jersey tried this fundraising technique in a couple of counties last year and raised $80,000 in $1 and $2 contributions. Chairman Alcorn used the other purposes effectively in his home Any idea that conservative Democrats will vote for Republican congressmen is completely discounted. It is even admitted that some conservative southern Republicans might bolt the GOP because of the civil rights legislation. Republican gains in states like South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and* Mississippi aren't counted on in this generation. But in states like Texas, Tennessee, Kentucky, Florida and a few districts in North Carolina, Chairman Alcorn says there is a chance .to elect Republicans. Mail from Negro districts is reported excellent, because of stalwart GOP support for civil rights legislation. Otherwise, the record of the Democrat-controlled 85th Congress is taken by the Republicans as clear proof of the need for having a GOP Congress serve with a GOP j President. In the Republican • controlled 83rd Congress, 70 per cent of President Elsenhower's recommendations were adopted. In the Democrat - controlled 84th Congress, only 46 per cent of the President's program got through. The final score on the 85th Congress, now being compiled, is expected to be much lower. Chairman Alcorn blasts the 85th for "irresponsibility." He quotes a Study made by Vice President Nixon. This shows that in the first six months of 1957, nonmihtary "spending bills introduced by-Democratic congressmen would have increased the budget by 25.6 billion dollars. nails are affected by disorders of the glands of internal secretion, poorly fitted shoes or gloves, dirt and neglect. One of the most important diseases which affect the nails directly is an inflammation around the base — that is in the nail bed. This is the result of infection with germs and its common name is "whitlow." A single nail may be involved or all of them. This results in ridging and sometimes the nail separates and falls off. The treatment, of course, is to attack the infection. In extremely severe cases the nail may have to be removed. Ringworm can affect the nails; and may be difficult to cure.! Psoriasis is another skin disease i i which may cause nails to become j pitted and deformed. White spots, ! or streaks often appear in the • nails. This is most common ' in 'young people, and is on the fin- j gers rather than the toes. I Irritation of the nails from pol- | ishes or lacquers is sometimes responsible for difficulty. In psoriasis, ringworm or eczema of the nails, treatment has to be aimed at the particular disease responsible. 7/ie Mafote fktevt Forcing Child to Save Doesn't Teach Thrift SO THEY SAY I've been revived myself spiritually by what has happened in New York (crusade). — Evangelist Billy Graham. By MRS. MURIEL LAWRENCE On Saturday mornings Teds' father gives him his weekly allowance of 45 cents. He gives it in nickels and dimes. He gives it in these coins so that Ted can at once put aside 15 cents for the next day's Sunday school collection — and drop another nickel and dime in his piggy- i bank. When they're safely dropped. Ted's father says, '^Aren't \ you proud of yourself? You'll soon have another 10 dollars to deposit in the real bank again!" But Ted doesn't feel a bit proud of himself. Instead, his feelings resemble those of people in stories from whom fairy godmothers, djinns and other unpredictable powers suddenly snatch away the magical gifts they have granted. He feels helpless, not proud. He feels it's very confusing to be told you have a 45-cent allowance when you actually have 15. No, I do not believe in forcing children to save money. When we compel them to do it we are the money-savers, not the children. By dropping 15 cents in E. H. Romseys of Manning Note 25th Anniversary Harlan, Coon Rapids. Bayard; Omaha, Neb.; and Minneapolis, Minn. al meaning to him. So if we want to congratulate ourselves over his economy, let's rejoice over the accumulated coins in his piggy- bank — but not kid ourselves that we have so much as touched his appreciation of thrift. Ted will be ready to save money when he has wanted something badly enough to forego less important, momentary satisfactions to save for it. This development in seli-control j we have to wait for. ' I It's seldom achieved by chil- 1 dren of preadolescent age. They [ I simply can't trust the promise of ! future gratification enough to be able to forego one they con enjoy ' right now. This doesn't mean that I they are badly "adjusted" or oth- i erwise psychologically doomed. It ! just means that they haven't liv- i ed long enough to discover that j postponed pleasure can be more | satisfying than a present one. I Until this discovery has been made, they are not ready to save money. When we insist they do, we are demanding a maturity that \ acted as waitresses. Mrs (Ttnwc Herald Stwt Scrrle«> MANNING - Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Ramsey of Manning entertained relatives and friends at the Legion Hall in. Manning on Sunday, Sept. 8, in observance of their 25th wedding anniversary. More than 250 registered during the day. Open house was held from two until five o'clock, and a buffet style family dinner was served at 6:00. Pink and silver were used in, decorating. The anniversary table | was laid with white linen and centered with anniversary cake dec-' orated in pink and silver, flanked! with glittering white tapers. Mrs. Eugene McCollum of Man- \ ning was in charge of the guest book; Mrs. William Boeck, Tennant, of the gifts. Mrs M. C. Ramsey and Mrs. John Horbach were at the silver services; Mrs. Donald Hill, Omaha; Mrs. Richard Ohm. Minneapolis, cut and served the cake. Mrs. Duane Boeck. Walnut, and Mrs. John Lakers supervised the serving table. Mrs. James Drees, Mrs. Ray Rutherford. Mrs. LaRue H o d n e William Herman Reimers of Omaha was H weekend guest in the Harry Ohm home. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Ohm, Michael and Michele of Minneapolis arrived Friday to spend the weekend in the Harry Ohm and Ed Ramsey homes. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hill, Linda and Robin of Omaha were weekend guests in the E.H. Ramsey home. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Ohm entertained Sunday noon, Sept. 8, at an anniversary dinner honoring their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Ramsey, on their 25th wedding anniversary. The anniversary table was cen tered with a wedding cake in green and white, zinnias and green tapers in white holders Lake City School News VaL CttmalM tor SehMl fay Carreapandant * No. CLASSES ELECT Newly-elected class officers at Lake. City High School are: seniors, Eugene Kelley, president; Jan Inrke vie* president; La Donna Johnson, secretary • treasurer; juniors, George Prather, president; Ronald Laumbach. vice president; Jane Hobart, secretary; Kathy Steinkamp. treasurer; sophomores, Darrell Christian, president; David Boehnke, vice president; Roberta Middleton, secretary, Billy Hicks, treasurer; freshmen, Philip McCaulley, president; Guests at the family d i n n e r j Dennis Boland, vice president; A'r- were Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Ramsey i i en e Tannehill. secretary - treas- and Dennis. Mr. and Mrs. Leoo-urer. The class sponsors are: sen- ard Ramsey and Mary^ Jo. ^ Coon j j 0 rs. Supt. Henderson and Mr. „ J Alen _ j unSors Mr Essig( Mr Kin> ney, and Mr. Meador; sophomores, Mr. Yunek. Mr. Straight, and Mr. Huckins; freshmen, Miss Momsen and Miss Uthe. has yet to be unfolded As a result, we may defeat our Essentia] quality of Hie modern missile is its extreme accuracy of aim. — Soviet military engineer G. I. Pokrovski, on new Russian intercontinental ballistic missile. I believe that people have al- jowed themselves to be misled by a lot of slogans and catchwords that really have no validity in our politics. — President Eisenhower, saying confusion on GOP principles lost Republican votes in Wisconsin Senate election. his piggy-bank, Ted exercises his j own purpose by making thrift ap- father's sense of thrift, not his ] pear oppressive and cruel to Ted own. Thus, his action has no mor- i instead of helpful to him. served as president of the Olympic Committee. Q — What is Marshal Tito's family name? A — Yugoslavia's chief Is named Joseph Broz. Jensen and Mrs. Annie Ewoldt were hostesses. Mr. and Mrs. Ramsey are the parents of two sons, Leonard of Coon Rapids and Dennis, at home. They have one grandchild. Mary Jo. Also present were Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Boeck, Tennant, who serv- Rapids; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Ohm, Michael and Michele, Minneapolis, Minn.: Mr. and Mrs. Don ; Hill, Robin and Linda Lou, Heri man Reimers, Omaha; Mr. and j Mrs. Hugo Boeck, Tennant; Mrs. | Bess Ramsey, Mrs. Emma Schell- j dorf, Linda Kloewer, Manilla. I Mr. and Mrs. Herman Thomsen ! of Glidden. Mr. and Mrs. W. C. I Schrum spent the weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Ed Kroeger and family at Lincoln, Neb.. Mr. Kroeger is a brother of M r 3. Schrum and Mrs. Thomsen. Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Case returned Monday evening, after spending the weekend in Des Moines with their daughter, Mrs. Vergie She (hat designer Lutse Squire) looked like something from Mars (wearing eye-catching hat creation that caused traffic jam). — Officer W. W. Wilhelm of Hollywood, Cdlif., who gave her ticket. '» * ? i * PR. JORDAN SAYS * ty IDWIN 9. JORDAN, M.O., Written for NIA Sarviea Cause of Nail Trouble is Often Difficult to Find Mrs. J. C. writes that she has been having a great deal of trouble with splitting fingernails. Daily Times Herald Dally Except Sunday* and HoUdaya By The Horald Publishing Company 105 We»t Fifth Street Carroll, Iowa JAMES W. WILSON. Publisher HOWARD B. WILSON, Editor She adds that she has been taking calcium, gelatin, and wearing rubber gloves because of the possibility that soaps are partly re sponsible. She wonders particular ly whether this difficulty is relat ed to an operation she had some time ago for removal of the womb —hysterectomy It is possible, of course, that there is some relation to the op In United States currency, a picture of the White House appears on the back of the $20 bill. Remember Way Bock When uu matter at the eratlon but ft. seems unlikely. It is ^Juww- undM certain that trouble with the nails Entered as aecond-claaa poit office at CarrolJ M "f 8 '*'», | or other difficulties is quite com" Member of the Associated Press \ mon. While I cannot make any The Associated Press ia t antltltd \ specific recommendations, the & c „ lU o« ''erUinly worth discus, t on of all th« loc«l news printed.in s newspaper at well as all AP dU- patches. Official Paper of County and City Subscription Rates By carrier boy deUvgrj^pe* wee* I J» CsjrroU, Adlotnini CottntteV , ' par, year - r -s „ " • WMO earrpU^ Ad|otnlh«' Counties, per. 1 Uiewhsra , ing. The nails of the fingers and toes are subject to a number of dlifi- culties from local disorder*.«- injury, dietary deficiencies, general skin diseases. For example, most of us will get temporary ridging of the nails fallowing a severe ill* ness associated with 7, fever. This, as' a rule, it not permanent. Kit doubtlew Woe that fee Nineteen Forty-Seven— Plans for construction of a 140, 000 refrigerated locker plant in the east outskirts of Carroll were announced today by Roy J. Burns, owner of the Burns Refrigerated Lockers here. Nineteen Forty-Seven— Mrs. L. R. Chapman Jr. and baby daughter, Kathy, left yesterday for Cleveland, O., to join Mr. Chapman in residing there. Mr. Chapman has been in Cleveland for the past month working in the government research laboratory of the National Advisory Council of Aeronautics. Nineteen Forty-Seven— Clarence Hubbard, formerly of Carroll, who has been attending the University of Illinois at Urbane, is leaving next week for New Brunswick, N. J., where he will be assistant professor of bacteriology at Rutgers University, He .is visiting his mother, Mrs. Margaret Hubbard, and brother- in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Schaefer. Nineteen Forty-Seven— Carroll people who bustled to work «* little tardy this morning had a good excuse. The usually reliable courthouse clock was ao minutes slow. The hands had loos' ened and did not function proper ly but are now tightened and fix ed, according to Courthouse Cut tod^M Frank Newtf. Q — What Is the origin of the word "mesmerism"? A — It comes from the theory of hypnotism propounded by Austrian Franr Mesmer- Q — Peter DePaolo was the first driver to average better than 100 m.p.h. in the Indianapolis 500. What was his average speed and in what year did he establish his record? A — In 1925 DePaolo attained an average speed of 101.13 m.p.h. His record stood until 1932, when Fred Frame upped the speed record to 104.144 m.p.h. Q — What is the use of a galvanometer? A .—Measuring electrical current strength. Q — Gen. Douglas Mac Arthur was once connected with the Olympic Games. "What position did he hojd? A — In 1928, General MacArthur In 400 B. C, an oil lamp was designed which burned continu- 1 from Manning, ously for a whole year, according j Bluffs, Botna, to the Encyclopedia Britannica. ed as attendants at the wedding j Welch. They spent Saturday eve- twenty-five years ago; Mr. and Mrs. Harry Ohm, parents of Mrs. Ramsey; and Mrs. Bess Ramsey, mother of Mr. Ramsey. Other guests registered were Manilla, Council Guthrie Center, Tennant, Portsmouth. Walnut. ning at the home of Mrs. Sally Gamber and Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Ostrem and Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Hanold in Des Moines. Mr. and Mrs. Henry B a r t e 1 s were Sunday afternoon callers in the Ed Stuhr home. PRACTICE TEACHING Three senior agriculture students from Iowa State College are in Lake. City doing three weeks practice teaching in the vocational- agriculture department. They are Ralph Greenlee, Allerton; Jena Neilson. Humboldt; and Fred Gosch, Wall Lake. Thursday evening of last week they accompanied. Rudolph Engstrom, vocational agriculture instructor at Lake City, to the sub-district vocational- agriculture meeting at Newell. The "fine arts" are painting.: drawing, sculpture, music, drama,' poetry and dancing. Only 11 times has Congress pass- 1 ed acts which can be considered as declarations of war. U.S. Money Flow Continues Into Canadian Investments Eight cents of every dollar spent by consumers for food goes for transportation. Cornell University's 10,700 students come from 48 states and 70 foreign countries. Sir Harry Lauder; the famous entertainer, wrote all his own songs and sketches. First taxicab was operated New York City in 1897. in Aged Need Extra Effort to Keep from 'Going to Seed' "The older you get the more effort it takes to keep active and interested, But unless you want to sit down and go to seed you have to make the extra effort." That's the answer I got from an older woman who seems years younger than she is when I asked her, "What 's your secret formula?" She gave me the straight goods, I am sure, because I have known her for years. And I have never heard her say that she didn't feel up to doing this, that something was too much trouble, or that all she wanted was to take life easy. That Extra Push Many a day, I am sure, it must be an effort for her to get started. Many a time she must be tempted to say, By SAM DAWSON NEW YORK m- - American money continues to flow to Canada as the big investment and industrial boom there shows little sign of slowing down. Even with the Canadian dollar at better than a four cent premium over the Yankee dollar the flood doesn't abate. U.S. investments there take many forms. v Mor« than half of the money has been going into direct Investment in resources and manufacturing, the royal commission on Canada's economic prospects reports. But Canadian companies have sold large amounts of securities here and their Investment companies flourish. Stock Blight There was a blight of fraudulent or worthless stock peddled by confidence men, often over the long distance phone. American author_ . . . . .. . I ities warned the gullible repeat- But she givesherseU that W"^, am , the Canadian g0 £ rn . little push and1 keeps right on going m / nt na8 tried to curb th# prac . and doing and being a vital and tice interesting person because she has; - •' • • , , no intention of "going to seed" ! The great majority of stocks There are a lot of older women;fow J« Americans have been like her today, leading interesting! ^rough regular and regulated lives and keeping in touch with the channels, though many of the world around them. purities are highly ^Mutative. I sometimes think they are the Eight Canadian portfolio invest over Canadian resources and industry. . The royal commission says that non-Cad|dians have a dominating influence in the oil and gas industry, nickel, iron ore, aluminum and asbestos industries, and; in automobiles, electrical apparatus and rubber products. Many Canadians resent this, tearing that Yankees will be taking over more and more. But the commission notes that the investment of foreign capital and has benefited greatly and will continue to benefit from the foreign capital that has been invested here." Americans Adventuresome The trouble seems to be that the Americans are more venturesome and the Canadian in- GUESTS OF CLUB All men of the Lake City school faculty and members of the board of education were guests Monday evening of this week of the Lake City Kiwanis Club at a 7:45 dinner EARLY STEAMBOAT BUILD PARKING AREA A large area at West View Field is being surfaced with blacktop for a parking area. Materials are being furnished by the school-and the machines and workmen are furnished by the city. California Visitor Is Honored in L.V. (YlmM •waM Naw» Serrl**) • LAKE VIEW - Mrs. Dick Whitney of San Gabriel, Calif., came Saturday and is visiting friends this week in Lake View. She is a house guest of Mrs. Bernice Ochs. Mrs. Whitney was honored at several dinners. She was a luncheon guest in the Chris Arndt home on Tuesday and a dinner guest in the John Tarpy home on Wednesday, j Mrs. Hal Schroeder entertained a I group of neighbors in her honor on real triumph of the age — women menl companies formed since who have lived three score years; »** under U.S. and Canadian reg- and are happy looking forward to tomorrow instead of back to yesterday. And I'm sure they all must share the same secret of successful living in the later years of life. They all must know that as the years go by It takes a little extra courage and a little extra effort to I just don 't feel up to it. "| meet each day 's challenges. <AU •l|»t« mwit NBA fw*w, -Vie.) ulatory laws report that in the three years they have distributed more than 381 million dollars in securities here. The Canadian government seems complacent about this form of regulated American investment but there has been considerable worry about the trend toward direct investment with its threat of control by America* corporations . ... t Monday and she was a guest of vestors stick more to the proven the ^ m ef the WC * TU ftt ThL „ f n»» a A-, an i„ a 1 o'clock picnic luncheon at the v «Im«r ™ni« «£l t£f" Methodist Church on Tuesday, vestment companies reports .that | Mr8 _ whUney wag t {ome ' ^ the assets of the eight funds increased 23 per cent in the first half of this year and at mid year totalled $381,417,357. The committee reports that U.S. investors in these funds now number 105,000, a gain of 8,000 since the first of the year. This is small when compared to the U.S. mutual funds. The National Assn. of Investment Companies puts the U.S. total of assets of its 136 members as near 10 billion dollars now, up some 800 million dollars in a year. The eight Canadian funds are: dent of L,ake View. Mrs. Frank Schmidt visited her sister, Mrs. C. E. Wilcox, in Alta Thursday. Mrs. Wilcox and her daughter, Mrs. Donna Louise McKee of Phoenix, Aril., visited with Mrs. Schmidt until Sunday evening. The ladies were Saturday c.allers in the Mrs. Cora Pratt home at Lake City. Mr. and Mrs; Clifford Hamblin and Wayne Alii- son of Sac City were Friday callers in the Schmidt home and Mr, and Mrs. F; B. Pratt were over* night Saturday guests and Sunday Canada General Fund; ICeystone! visitors;' Mr. and Mrs. Frank" Hei Fund of Canada; New York Tap-! d ? lba 4« r and. sons of Ankeny and ital Fund of Canada; Scudder Fund of Canada; Investors Group Canadian Fund; Canadian International Growth Fund; Templeton Growth Fund of Canada; and Uuitad Funds .Canada. ; Mrs. Wayne Allison of Sac City were Sunday morning visljorf, Mr. and Mrs, John children of Los were Saturd lay Wl

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