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EDITORIAL- Congress Adjourns, The Nation s Saved It look an all-night session to finally wear them out, but the long overdue adjournment of the first session of the 86th Congress was recorded around 6 o'clock Tuesday morning. And the Congressm e n wasted no time, one may be sure, getting to their home districts to test their wind and footwork in preparation for next year's elections. Members of the House, supposedly more responsive to the will of their constituents, are burdened with the curse of having to run ev ery two years. With prolonged ses sions of Congress now holding them away from their home districts much longer than anticipated when the two-year germs were established, it is their individual legislative records that loom as all-important in election years. Thus they're anxious to sec how their records in the first session of the current Congress stand up to the critical eyes of the home folks. In the more deliberative and austere U.S. Senate, among the ranks of the Democratic majority anyone not up for reelection next year stands ready, willing and able to accept a nomination in the presidential convention scheduled for San Francisco next July. Leading the band of hopefuls is the youthful Senator Kennedy of Massachusetts who has dropped all pretentions as to his aspirations to become a resident of the White House. He's set up campaign headquarters in an office building near the Capitol in Washington and he has bought an airplane and hired a full-time crew to transport him about the country. But Senator Kennedy by no means has the field to himself. There are countless of his Democratic colleagues likewise readily available should they get the call. Timet Herald, Carroll, la. Thursday, Sept. 17, 1959 One«Yar3 Wonder Printed Pattern Only One l/atd Biggest danger all of them face is a prolonged deadlock when Adlai Stevenson or perhaps even a rank outsider might slip in and steal the show. While only the presiding officer of the Senate and a member of the minority party which in no way can be held responsible for the record of the session, Vice President Nixon probably stands in a more favorable position than ever to win the nomination for president when the Republicans meet in Chicago next summer. His completely fair treatment for all in conducting the floor sessions of the Senate won for him universal respect and admiration for his ability. As the representative of the President and the nation in traveling to foreign lands on various occasions his performance likewise gained full approval of all. Thus, he will be difficult to catch in the presidential nomination race. Thus with Congress finally adjourned, the 1960 election campaigns will be in full swing. And in the meantime, the folks at home might have an idea or two they would like to send back with their Congressman or Senator when they return for the second half of the (16th Congress next January. Q — What American officer transferred his flag to a second ship during the battle in which his first flagship was shot to pieces? A — Commodore Oliver Perry, at Lake Erie in 1813. His flagship was first the Lawrence and then the Niagara, to which he transferred his flag when the Lawrence was put out of action. Q — What are the prevailing wes­ terlies? A — The winds which flow over the north and south temperate zones in an easterly direction are called the prevailing westerlies. Q — The Book of Revelation supplied the title for what famous novel? A — The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse by Vicente Ibanzez. Q — Where is Napoleon buried? A — His remains rest beneath the dome of the Hotel des Invali- des, Paris, France. Plenty Gold If You Want To Dig for It Remember Way Back When Scoop nt or rain up Thoughts Your friend, and your father's friend, do not forsake; and do not go to your brother's house in the day of your calamity. Better is a neighbor who is near than a brother who is far away. — Proverbs 27:10. No one is useless in this world, who lightens the burden of if for anyone else. — Charles Dickens. Tracy s Going West Where Real Ice Cream Money Is ONE-YARD marvel! luxurious 54-inch remna bow tweed or heather-soft flannel for this nrrow-sllm skirt. Hip pockets hide behind smart scalloped detail. Tomorrow's pattern: Misses' apron. Printed Pattern 9423: Misses' Waist Sizes 24, 25, 26, 28, 30. All sizes take 1 yard 54-Inch. Printed directions on each pattern part. Easier, accurate. Send Thirty-five cents (colnsl for this pattern — add 10 cents for each pattern for first-class mailing. Send to Marian Martin., Dally Times Herald, 25 Pattern Dept., 232 West 18th St., New York 11, N.Y. Print plainly NAME, ADDRESS with ZONE, SIZE and STYLE NUMBER. Controversial Issues Are Still Big Items for U. N. By PETER EDSON NEA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON — (NEA) — Biggest question before the United Nation's General Assembly's 14th session which opens in New York Sept. 15, is whether there will be any breakthroughs on controversial issues it has been considering for some years. It has a preliminary agenda of 68 items. Most are unsettled holdovers from previous sessions. Barring some now development, it does not appear that the recent crises along the India-Red China frontier and Viet Nam will come before the General Assembly. % One year ago Quemoy and Matsu, Iraq ,and Lebanon were the trouble spots. Now Communist pressure has shifted. Laos is the hcadliner this year. A Laotian government representative has been in consultation with U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold in New York. Laos officials have said they would ask the U.N. for troops to repel Com-1 munist invaders. Prime Minister Nehru has indicated that India will not take its own dispute with Red China, nor present t h e Tibetan protest against Red China to the United Nations. In spite of those clashes, India still backs Red China's admission to the United Nations. Krishna Menon has again been designated India's chief delegate to the U.N. Algeria is among the hottest Hems for U.N. debate this year. Afro-Asian nations came within one vote of getting this question on the agenda last year. The United States abstained on that vote, making the French unhappy. Representatives of nine Arab countries called on U.S. Secretary of State Christian A. Herter recently to ask for his support. At the conference of African nations in Monrovia. Liberia, this summer, there was unanimous backing for Algerian independence. Last year France refused to take part in U.N. debate on Algeria. The French position this year has not been indicated by President De Gaulle. Sparks will fly on the Hungarian issue which is again on the U.N. agenda although U.N. observer Sir Leslie Munro of Aus- tralia has been denied admission to Hungary. One of the most controversial questions the U.N. will have to decide is continuance of aid to Palestine refugees in Arab countries. Authorization for this relief expires June 30, 1960, having run 10 years. The cost of resettling the refugees has been estimated at 1.5 billion dollars. There are no prospects for liquidating the program. Withdrawal of the emergency force of 5,000 men from seven countries who now patrol the Israeli borders at a U.N. cost of 19 million dollars a year is also unlikely. Similarly, no new developments or solutions are expected in the Korean. South West Africa and other African disputes. What the General Assembly does about disarmament is still very much up in the air. Technical discussions on prevention of surprise attack and inspection of nuclear weapons installations have been suspended in Geneva until mid- October. These talks were not conducted under U.N. auspices, but by a committee of five Communist and five non-Communist countries. If the major powers agree to continue work on this basis, the General Assembly could give its blessing and keep out of it. But there will be some discussion of an Irish proposal to confine nuclear weapons development to the U.S., U.K. and U.S.S.R. This will be opposed by France, which wants to develop and test its own weapons in the Sahara. SO THEY SAY Foot binding was outlawed in China many years ago. The only law that can be applied to American women and their feet is the law of common sense. It's either that or repeal of the punishment laws of fashion. — Ohio podiatrist Burdette L. Anderson, condemning feminine shoe fashions. Such proposals (military bases on other planets) appear to be no more than childish and transpar ent attempts to frighten the public and their congressmen into continued appropriations for space programs. — Dr. Albert R. Hibbs, Jet Propulsion Laboratory scien list. I think Nixon's visit to Russia was a good thing — especially for Nixon.—Adlai E. Stevenson. Nineteen Thirty-Four— Leo Kuker arrived Friday night from Iowa City for a short visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jake Kuker. Nineteen Thirty-Four— Joe Daniel's electric and radio! shop has been moved from its old location on the corner of Sixth and Main Streets to the new west building owned by Alice Manning on Sixth Street. Nineteen Thirty-Four— Mrs. Ben Robinson entertained at tea yesterday afternoon as a farewell courtesy to Miss Maxine Bowie who leaves Saturday for Iowa City to enter the State University. Nineteen Thirty-Four— Ralph Harrison arrived home yesterday from Centerville where he has been employed this summer and will enroll as a freshman at Iowa State College. DOGS AT LARGE WAYCROSS, Ga., (AP) — Bloodhounds used to track down fugitives at the Ware County Prison branch dug under the fence and disappeared. Prisoners were called out to find them. By HOWARD SANDUM BOISE, Idaho (AP) —Mention hard times, and 41-year-old Robert L, Romig's blue eyes twinkle. Romig, president of the Golden Sunrise Mining Co., owns gold — maybe a million dollars worth. But at today's mining costs, he says, "It would take two million to get it out of the ground." So Romig and hundreds of other gold men like him in the West are biding their time. "In hard times," Romig says, "if I couldn't get a job and if prices descended, I could support myself indefinitely off gold." Even a stranger can find gold in Idaho — scattered among the bedrock and black sand of Boise National Forest streams, or imbedded in quartz ore. At the old gold town of Idaho City, residents like bo amaze tourists by panning gold from the sand in the street. But it's still too difficult to mine enough to turn a profit. Romig, a school teacher at Grand View, Idaho, now is working with the Idaho Historical Society on popularizing gold mining for fun. Gold-seeking visitors could bring new life to the old boom towns that lived and died in the bonanzas of the late 19th Century. Romig, working two days, illustrated what a typical amateur gold-hunter could do. He went about it much as a fisherman would look for a spot to fish — he asked an old timer to direct him to a likely spot. From earlier workings a half century ago, little bits of gold had filtered into the surface of bedrock. Shoveling away the shallow top earth and scraping the time-weathered surface of the bedrock, Romig filled wheelbarrows full of gold-bearing material. He washed 40 loads of it through an eight-foot-long sluice box, patiently panning out the residue left in the bottom. In two days, from that amount, Romig netted about one-fourth ounce of tiny gold grains, a little pile worth about $9. By TRACY ANN BOYLE (For Her Father, Hal Boyle) NEW YORK (AP) - Daddy is always asking me, "Well, when are you going to start bringing some fresh money into the family?" I tell him that, after all, I am just a little girl only 6 years old getting ready to start first grade. "That's no excuse. Idleness never pays. When I was your age 1 was sweeping out my father's grocery store—for a dime a year," he says. Daddy says somewheres he still has that first dime he earned— mama says he probably has the second one too—but he never seems to have it when I want an ice cream cone. "Well, if you worked for your daddy, I'll work for you," I told him the other night. "But 1 want 20 cents a year." He finally agreed to pay 15. My first assignment was to interview Chuck Connors, who plays on television and is one of my favorite actors. Daddy came along too, so I guess the lunch must have been free. Well, guess what! Chuck Connors is nearly 64 feet tall and weighs 217 pounds, and is strong enough to crush a kindergarten j teacher in each hand. I was so surprised I laid down on the restaurant seat and hid my face in my hands. "I can see your freckles," said Chuck, and I said I hated them, and he said, "I've got freckles on my back, but you can't see them. And I've got four boys of my own, but I sure wish I had a couple of little girls,.too." Well, he was so nice I sat up and ate a hamburger and some strawberry ice cream. Chuck ate a martini and some tomato juice, some chopped chicken liver, 12 cherry stone clams, and a great big hamburger and some coffee, and where it all went I don't know. Actors sure must get hungry. Well, Chuck said he used to play baseball for the Chicago Cubs, and he showed me the little finger he broke once playing professional basketball in Boston. It is still bent—just like a measuring worm. One day a movie company paid Chuck $500 for one day's work on a picture, and he decided right then baseball was just a boy's game. I asked him how long it would take a little girl to make $500 if she only got 15 cents a year, and Chuck looked surprised and said, "Oh, about 3,333 years." Daddy harrumphed and turned red. Well, Chuck said being a West> em star wasn't all hay and oats. He was born in Brooklyn, and had trouble staying in a subway saddla until four years ago when he bought a horse for $50 and learned how to ride. He said he paid an old movie cowboy to teach him how to be a cowboy, too. He also had to learn to shoot a rifle, and now he says he can shoot a rifle six times in two seconds with either hand. I asked him if he could shoot faster than Marshal Dillon, and he asked, "Who?" Chuck said he didn't like violence and that of his last 40 films, nobody was shot in 20 of them, and that he really wouldn't actually shoot anybody, not even for money —not even a producer. It's all an act with him. Well, I guess I won't be doing any more interviews. I'm not going to work for Daddy anymore. I'm not going to grow up and be a nurse either. I'm going to buy a horse and a rifle and go out West with Chuck Connors where the real ice cream money is. Bible Comment- Rich in Human Values Morocco has asked that the French tests be stopped. The 18-member U.N. committee on peaceful development of outer space met last summer and will report to the Assembly. But Communist countries boycotted this group as they did not consider it representative. So its future is uncertain, unless t h e Russians change their policy. Dr. Victor Andres Belaunde, former Peruvian foreign minister and its long-time representative at the U.N., is considered most likely to be elected as new president. The Communist bloc has not put forward a candidate. But Czechoslovakia has proposed equitable geographical representation in the election of a U.N. president, which up to now has never been an eastern European. Canada, Japan and Panama retire from Security Council membership this year. Poland has announced its candidacy as one replacement. The Greeks may have another. Asian countries have not decided on their choice. But Latin- American countries will nominate Ecuador. BY WILLIAM E. GILROY, D. D. The Bible's first, great value lies not in its incomparable place in literature, nor in its immense interest as a human document. Of first importance, of course, is the fact that the Bible is a book concerning God, revealing to man the gospel of the grace of God and the true way of life. Paradoxically, because of that very fact, the Bible is a book of, and for. man. Even if the Bible brings to man the new life that is its great purpose, he misses a vast part of what the Bible has to give if he does not know his Bible in all its varied and realistic story of human life. I have referred previously to a book by Louis Paul, "Heroes, Kings, and Men" because, as a novelist, the author approaches the Bible in much the same way as I have done as a journalist. My Christian ministry through the years has been as much as a newspaperman as in pulpit and church. 1 have been chiefly concerned with the spiritual and moral values of the Bible, but I have sought to Parents who let kids eat lollipops in an auto are suckers for sticky upholstery. (RutL miSsdi Pur Your Idle Minutes to Work; Much Can Be Done Toe-Cuddlers relate them to daily life and problems. When I have written of Bible incidents and Bible characters, I have endeavored to make them presently vivid and vital for life today as well as presenting them as incidents and characters in the far past! The fact is that much in the Bible is downright sensational, and this is a reflection suggested by Mr. Paul's book, which in itself is not sensational, but skillfully drawn from the Bible itself. All of which points up the fact that the Bible is no compilation of dust-dry history. It is a vital, living document for living, a great wellspring and source of information concerning human values. The Bible is best read in its entirety, of course. However, for proper, limited use in daily reading, there are many compilations and condensations which prove most convenient and valuable. They by-pass portions of the Bible, such,as long genealogies, which prove of little interest to those other than serious Bible students. Daily Times Herald DaUv Except Sundays and Holidays By the Herald Publishing Company * 515 N. Main Street Carroll, Iowa JAMES W. WILSON, Publisher HOWARD B. WILSON, Editor Entered as second-class matter at the f >ost office at Carroll, Iowa, under ho act of March 3, 187U. Member of the Associated Press The Associated Press is entitled exclusively to the use for republication of all tho local news printed In this newspaper as well as all AP dls- patc ties. Official Paper of County and City Subscription Rates What do you do while you wait? In this age of hurry, hurry, hurry most of us have odd minutes; 20 here, 30 there, that add up to hours each week while waiting for somebody else. Waiting in the dentist's outer office, waiting at home for a friend to pay a promised call, waiting for a husband to get home for dinner, for a serviceman to come to look at the washing machine. We hurry, hurry, hurry — and then we wait and wait and wait. Do you simply pace the floor or sit and tap your foot nervously or watch a clock while all those waiting minutes tick by? Or have you learned the relaxing and productive art of making use of waiting minutes? ing paper in her purse to make use of such brief periods of time. Others use these tiny gifts of time for making telephone calls, reading (just keep a book mark in a book and see. how much reading you can get done while you wait on first one thing and then another) menu planning, list making, and problem solving. Still others use such extra minutes for really noticing the world about them, watching storm clouds gather in the sky, listening to a bird's song, watching children at play—or studying the people who pass by. People who say they love a railroad station because it is so interesting to watch people know how to use their waiting moments. They By carrier boy delivery per week S BY MAIL Carroll County and All Adjoining Counties, per year Por Month Outside of Carroll and Adjoin* Ing Counties In Zones 1 and 2, per ynr «isnn Por Month - i J.73 All Other Mall In the United States, per year________S19,00 Por Month f ' .$12.00 _$ 1.40 2.00 , ... , are always full of stories about the What can you do with an unex-1 arnusing and curious and touching peeled 10 or 15 minutes - besides, lm th see whiHj they nappen . pace the floor and fume because, ed tQ be waiting for a train or ticket win- Missionaries from Thailand in Lake City for Brief Visit (Times Herald New» Service) LAKE CITY - The Rev. and Mrs. Cyril Faulkner, missionaries I in Lopburi, Thailand, and their children, visited in Lake City a short time Wednesday morning with Mrs. S. C. Gartrell. Mrs. Earl Baker and Fanny Howell. The Faulkners, now on furlough, were en route from California to Wheaton, 111., where the children attend school. Mrs. Faulkner is the former Frances Gray. Mr. and Mrs. Paul O'Mara of Lake City and Mrs. O'Mara's sis-1 ter, Mrs. Vera Caffarelli, Omaha, attended the funeral services in Clear Lake for DeLoss Gobeli, who was killed in a gravel-pit accident. Mr. Gobeli was a cousin of Mrs. O'Mara and Mrs. Caffarelli. Carole Lasher attended the quadrennial National Convocation of Methodist Youth held on the campus of Purdue University in Lafayette, Ind. She was there as a delegate from California where she lived last year. 6,000 were in attendance. Some of the principal speakers were Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt, Harold Stassen and David Brubeck. Descendants of the late David and Anna Watters held their annual reunion dinner at Twin Lakes Sunday. Honorary president is Mrs. Mary Scott of Milford, only living child of the couple. Eldon Watters of Lake City is retiring president. In 1960 they plan the reunion for August 21, and to celebrate Mrs. Mary Scott's 90th birthday which occurs August 23. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Staton Jr. and family of Pocatello, Idaho, spent the weekend with Mr. Staton's mother, Mrs. Myrtle Staton, and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Jake Brosz had as their guests this week their nephew and niece, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Smith, of Campbellvillc, Ky. Mayor and Mrs. Van Horn and Judy are spending this week vacationing at New London, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Baty, who have visited relatives in Lake City and Lohrville, left Wednesday for their home in Tucson, Ariz. Mr. and Mrs. Archie Littlejohn Scran ton P.T.A. To Honor Faculty At Dinner Sept. 21 (Times Herald News Service) SCRANTON — The annual recep- and son left for their home in Sacramento, Calif., after spending 10 days with Mrs. Littlejohn's sister, Mrs. Rosa Morrow. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Gregg and Mr. and Mrs. James Andrews returned Sunday from Bemidji, Minn., where they had visited the tion for the teachers at Scranton Wendell Greggs, the Roy Greggs, Consolidated Schools has been set the Tilman Greggs, and the Her- for September 21 at 6:30 p.m. in bert Hoffers. the high school gym t The dinner Supt. and Mrs. Donald Hender- which is sponsored by the P.T.A., son of Lake City have entertained honors members of the faculty and the past week Mrs. Henderson's their wives and husbands. P.T.A, mother, Mrs. Ernest Baughn of members attending are asked to Laurens; Supt. Henderson's uncle bring at least two covered dishes and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Harold and table service. The dining room Pannell of Hardy; Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Fair and son, Baltimore, Md.; Mrs. Nona Fair and Mr. and Mrs. Francis Peterson and son, Laurens. Lee Bowie to Attend College In Beirut, Lebanon committee will be formed by Mr. and Mrs. Cleo Brown, Mr. and Mrs. Lyle McDonald, Mr. and Mrs. Don Subbert and Mr. and Mrs, Ralph Merriam. In charge of coffee will be Mr. and Mrs: Robert Mosier, Mr. and Mrs. John Olmstead and Mr. and Mrs. Orville Nelson. Mr. and Mrs. Don Eason, Mr. and Mrs. John Fey, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Steward, Mr. and Mrs. Don Baker and Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Carlson will serve on the reception committee. No regular program has been planned, but an open house tour of (Times Herald News Service) LAKE CITY — Lee Bowie, son of Dr. and Mrs. M. C. Bowie, Lake „., , „, m , , lieu, uui an uwcii HUUOI* HJM. W» T^AJ5r?J&. the school building will follow dinner. on board the Tekla bound fop Beirut, Lebanon, where he will attend the American University of Beirut during this college year. He is a junior. He spent his two previous years at Cornell College, Mt. Ver non. He is one of nine junior col lege students from the United States who will spend this year in Beirut as part of the Junior Year Abroad program sponsored by the United Presbyterian Church, U.S.A Ruth Yetter had as guests her brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Anna Sailer was pleasantly surprised on her birthday at an afternoon gathering at the home of Mrs. Morris Calder. Guests were neighborhood friends of Mrs. Sailers'. Mrs. Ivan Dreher, Mrs. Everett Gibson and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Gibson returned from a vacation spent in the Black Hills. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Blewett of Meservey brought their grandson Mrs. Claude V«-. 0«1» their J** *J- •£"^J daughter, Mrs lington, Va., and her daughter, Claudia. On Labor Day Miss Yet ter entertained Mr. and Mrs. Earl Hawkins, Chicago; Mr. and Mrs Howard Hawkins, and Mrs. Louis Weisbrod, Des Moines Officers of the women's auxiliary of the Stewart Memorial Community hospital elected Sept. 3 in the Lake City community building are: Mrs. John Lewis, president; Mrs George Colvig, vice president; Mrs. Wm. Goodyear, recording secre tary; Mrs. Lewis Mathews, corres ponding secretary; Mrs. Paul Zim beck, treasurer; Mrs. C. E. Wat ters, chairman, ways and means committee; Mrs. Paul Mack, mem • DR. JORDAN SAYS * By EDWIN P JORDAN, M.D., Written for NEA Servlc* Venereal Diseases Need Be Diagnosed, Treated Early so-and-so is late, as usual'.' People who get a lot done and who stay calm through periods of waiting put those stray minutes to use. "I'm writing this letter under the hair drier," or "on the bus" or "in the doctor's waiting room," letters from my best and most faithful correspondent often begin. Obviously, she keeps pen and writ- to be waiting for standing in line at a dow. So don't be a clock watcher, a pacer, or a foot tapper next time you have to wait. Instead, put your waiting minutes to work for you. You'll be surprised at how interesting, entertaining and productive those waiting minutes can become. (All Klghta reserved, NBA Service, Inc.) Practical. Cuddle slippers with bolls tor trim really hug a child's loot—never fall off! Jlffy-knlt! Each slipper is just one flat piece—ribbing added on Pattern 7-164: directions for clill dren's sizes 4 to 12 included. Thrifty gifts. Send Thirty-five. cenU (coins) for tills pattern—add 5 cents for each pattern for lst-class mailing. Send to Dully Times Herald, 235 Household Arts Dept., Box Ids Old Chelsea Station, New York, II, N.V. Print plainly NAME, ADDRESS, ZONE, l 'ATTKHN NUMBER. JUST OUT! Our New I960 Alice Brooks Needlecraft Book contains THREE FREE Patterns. Plus Ideas galore for home furnishings, fashions, gifts, toys, bazaar sellers—exciting unusual designs to crochet, knit, sew, embroider, huck weave, Quilt. Be with the newest — send 25 cents now! Venereal diseases are among the most important of the contagious disorders. One of them, gonorrhea, ranks second only to measles among the reportable infections. There are five deseascs in this classification, the most important being gonorrhea and syphilis. It is estimated, for example, that there are approximately a million and a quarter cases of syphilis in the United States in need of treatment and about one million fresh cases of gonorrhea each year. It is significant that there is no means available of producing artificial immunity — by vaccination for example— against these diseases; consequently control programs must be directed at prevention and early diagnosis and treatment. The frequency of gonorrhea stayed about the same until World War II when it increased greatly. A gradual decline began in 1948, but this reduction has been much slower than that for syphilis. Syphilis rose during World War II and also began to decline in 1948, but has shown a disturbing tendency to increase since 1956. Furthermore, both these diseases have shown a significant increase among teenagers and young adults, evidencing a need for more information on the hazards of acquiring these diseases and the need for early diagnosis and treatment. The diagnosis of both diseases can be made early by proper technical methods, but it is necessary for those who are exposed to seek diagnosis and treatment promptly. A great step forward in the treat | ment of gonorrhea was made with mother, Mrs. Art Johnson. Raleigh remained until Thursday. Mrs. Johnson drove him to Perry where he ook the train for Las Vegas, Nev., to join his parents, Capt. and Mrs. George Johnson. Capt. Johnson is stationed at the Air Force Base there. Mr. and Mrs. Dave Bryne of Fort Dodge were overnight guests in the home of Mrs. Art Johnson. They also visited in the Charles Legore and Charles Meyers home. Mr. and Mrs. Bryne were on their way to Sunnyvale. Calif., where they plan to make their home. Mr. and Mrs. John Still were host and hostess to members of the Sunday evening dinner - bridge club. , . 1 • II f 1 „l,„ U<1 J VVCUII15 UlllllUl - UllUftO wuu. bership chairman, all of Lake City. Hj h scores f brjdge went to Mp> Still and Mrs. Merle Kroesen. Elected to the board of directors were Mrs. Zillah Spafford, Auburn; Mrs. Clifford Spencer, Chur dan; Mrs. Harold Cox, Farnham ville; Mrs. Rex Miller, Cowrie; Mrs. Warren McClue, Lanesboro; Mrs. LaVaun Earwood, Lohrville; Mrs. Ethel Knudson, Lytton; Mrs. Izola Feilding, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Fielding, left for Simpson College where she is a student. Judy Henderson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Henderson, has left for Wayne, Neb., where she plans the development of penicillin, and this is still the drug of choice. However, there are complications: some patients are sensitive to penicillin and possibly — this is doubted by some — the germ which causes this disease may develop a resistance to penicillin. Likewise, it has been fotu'd that the best treatment for syphilis is penicillin and this has made possible the virtual abandonment of other methods. For those patients who are sensitive to penicillin other antibiotics can be used with reasonable success. In the attack on these contagious diseases, prevention is also important. This includes careful efforts to trace the contacts which served as sources of infection. Here there is much room for improvement, if our control over the veneral diseases is to be strengthened. Ray Licklider, Rockwell City; Mis d w Teachers . CoUege> Wayne Williamson, Yetter; and 1 from Lake City, Mrs. Ed Hobart, Mrs. Frank Kirsch, Mrs. S. M. MAKE fRIENDS ©NIA When planning a garden party, don't over look the possibility of rain. Never invite more guests than can be brought inside. O'Connor, Mrs. Clifford Owens, and Mrs. A. W. Turner. The meeting was in charge of Mrs. S. M. O'Connor, temporary president. Mrs. R.L. Willis acted as chaplain Mrs. A. W. Turner, chairman of the constitution, read the constitu tion and by-laws, which were adopted. The new president spoke briefly. Mrs. R. C. Sorenson of Carroll gave the address of the morning and stressed the fact that a hos pital auxiliary is not a social, but a service organization. About 40 attended. Cookies and coffee were served. Mrs. H. B. McConkey has been elected president for 1960-02 of the Lake City Presbyterian women. Mrs. G. S. Host is first vice president; Mrs. George Colvig, second vice president; Mrs. J. T. Laumbach, secretary; Mrs. P. 1. Colvig, treasurer; and Mrs. Paul Ferguson, member of the nominating committee. These officers assume their duties on January 1. She was accompanied by her parents. Mrs. E. H. MacDougal has gone to Omaha to spend several weeks with Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Ring. Mrs. Joe Pleshek spent several days in Nevada in the homes of Mr. and Mrs. M. F. Hall, Mr. and Mrs. Hilbert Mason, and Mr. and Mrs. Russell Mellohn. Mrs. Pleshek's sister and her family, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Muzzey and Dennis of Woodstock Ontario, Canada, were visiting there at the time. MOVED INDOORS PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. (AIM When dedication ceremonies of a new flood control dam had to be shifted to town where it could be held indoors because of rain, the Plattsmouth Journal topped the story with this headline: 'Hill City' Project Dedicated Friday . . . Not by a Dam Site. Japan has "okonomi-yaki" or "do-it-yourself" restaurants. Waitresses bring a tray of ingredients and the diner cooks his own meal on a small grill. C. A. Cases Are Back from Alaskan Visit of Two Months (Times Herald New* Service) MANNING - Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Case returned Monday following a two-months' visit with their son- in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Gilley and children, Bob, Vicki and Pamela, at Anchorage, Alaska. They went to Seattle by Train from Chicago, and by plane to Alaska. They were also guests of Attorney and Mrs. Bailey Bell at Anchorage, whom they had met on their first trip to Alaska nine years ago. Friends of Mr. and Mrs. Loo Kingsbury took part in a housewarming at their home on Third Street Sunday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Amos Rutz and family, Mr. and Mrs. Orren Ramsey and Becky, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Wiemann, Myra and Karen Rowedder and Linda Kruse attended an A & G Food Stores meeting at Veterans Auditorium in De* Moines Sunday,

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