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October 13, 1959

Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 5

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Australia Making Rapid Progress, Rotary Told Tim*s H*r*ld, Carroll, I*, Tu«d*y, Oct. 13, 1959 With a vigorous and expanding economy, rising industrial production and a rapidly increasing population, Australia is making great strides today, Carroll Rotarian; were told Monday night. Alex Buchanan, a Rotary Foundation fellow studying dairy technology at Iowa State University, Ames, spoke to the club at the Burke Motor Inn. Stable Economy Australia's economy, he said, is one of the world's most stable. When the U.S. went through a recession recently, Australia was one of the least affected countries in the world. "When the U.S. has a recession —or as they say, when the U.S. sneezes everybody gets a cold — Australia's unemployment never rose above 2 per cent." he said. Many other nations were more severely affected by the American setback. Helping Australia get ahead, Mr. Buchanan said, is capital from the U.S. and Great Britain. Australia's credit is tops, the speaker said. "The Australian government always pays its overseas obligations. We were able to do it, in spite of great sacrifices, during the depression and it has paid off for us." In addition, he said, Australia has a social stability. It is modeled on the English system. It also has the English system of law and government and diversified industry. With Australia forming a "springboard" for the vast southeast Asian territory, a great potentiality for trade and commerce holds further promise for Australian progress, Mr. Buchanan pointed out. The speaker was introduced by W. Paul Forney. Guests at the meeting were Junior Rotarians Steve Vaatveit and Alex Gillett and Junior Rotary Anns Joan Lenz and Marianne van Schaik. Intercity Meeting Oct. 19 President Howard B. Bockhaus reminded Rotarians of the inter city meeting — Carroll, Manning Coon Rapids and Odebolt — at 7 p.m. next Monday at the Carrol Methodist Church. Rotary Ann? from the four'cltibs will be guests Dr. Walter Steigleman of the Uni versity of Iowa journalism depart ment will speak. Mr. Buchanan comes from the State of Victoria, which he said is almost the same size as Iowa However, its capital, Melbourne has over one million population. Australia, Mr. Buchanan said, is almost the same size as the United States, but has only about two-thirds the population of New York City. Most of the population is concentrated on the southeast coast. The vast interior of the island continent is somewhat comparable to the U.S West. Heavy Immigration The population growth is sparked by great lumbers of immigrants — over 200.000 a year—and an increase in the birth rate, he said, Dairy and beef cattle and large numbers of sheep are raised in Australia. "The sheep industry is the backbone for ha|f of our export income," he said, adding that it would be even greater if the U.S. did not have such a high tariff on Australian wool. Australia raises 25 per cent of the world's wool and 50 per cent of its fine wool from Marine sheep. Mr. Buchanan spoke of the pioneer life in the "outback" or sparsely settled interior. There ore few inland towns, but many "cattle stations" which are spread out over millions of acres of land. The only outside contacts are by means of radio. Children go to school by radio and emergency calls are handled by radio. SURGICAL PATIENT Lawrence A. Irlmeier of Temple- ion is a surgical patient at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines. He is in room 304. Pretty Pumps Ready for Your Dress-up Occasions Now Showing in Duffy's Window Here's a trim, slim and lovely pump just right for you at Duffy's. It's the new "Vim" pattern by Accent in black polished kid with pert grosgrain bow with brass ring. This smart new acemetric cut pump fits and feels like a glove. It's just $12.95 and it's at Duffy's, that's halfway between Woolworth's and Penney's on North Adams Street here in Carroll. Adv. _ TIME WALKS ... Pat Roberts shows off a garter watch at the International Watch and Jewelry Trade Fair in London. The 18- carat pink gold timepiece Is valued at $1,500. Methodist Men to Hear Chas. Thomas Charles Thomas of Coon Rapids, who recently returned from a trip to Africa, will show pictures and ell about the trip at the Methodist Men's guest night supp e r Thursday at 6:30 in the Fellowship iall of the church. Mr. Thomas is a partner in the Garst and Thomas ompany of Coon Rapids. This is the first meeting of the vear, and invitations have been ex- ended to Methodist Men of other churches in the area. Reserva- ions for the baked ham supper should be made with Kenneth Wheeldon, or to the church office, by noon Wednesday. Canvassers who have not turned n their lists are asked to do so mmediately so that all new mem- jers can be called. Nlew Scoreboard For Manning Field (Times Herald News Service) MANNING — A new electrical- y-operated Scoreboard for the Manning football field has been secured with voluntary contributions from Manning residents in ,he amount of $1500. The board will be erected in time 'or homecoming Oct. 16. Glidden is the only other school n the Coon Valley that has the automatic Scoreboard. MOVING Local and Nation Wide i Storage — Crating — Packing Ph. Day 2540 Ph. Night 2618 Carroll, lowa John Vanderheiden Moving Agents for North American van Line*, me. Skinny, Bushy Heart Drive Haired,Thirsty? Project Of a Likely Alcoholic Underwriters By RALPH DIGHTON | The Hea rt Fund drive will be LOS ANGELES fAPi-lf you're; the pro j e ct of the West Central skinny, bushy-haired and thirstier lowa Association of Life Under- than other people seem to be -1 wr i te rs this fall, the group decid- Watch out. i' t ;d at their meeting Monday noon You could he a potential alco- i at the Burke Motor Inn. holic. ! Members of the association who This advice comes from Dr I are from Carro11 Count y votcd to Earle M. Marsh, a San Francisco I K P° nsor the drive, and insurance gynecologist who has a medical! men from other localities, with the hobby: chronic alcoholism. 'backing of the association will ,, T j .. .. . „ , present the proposition to their in- 'I don t mean that all peop e { ljvidual comPmuPnities . who fit this description should automatically quit drinking." says Dr. Marsh. "But surveys have turned up several physical factors in the search for the true cause of alcoholism." Dr. Marsh, here to speak at the annual assembly of the California Academy of General Practice, said in an interview that there is less baldness and less obesity among alcoholics than among healthy persons. "Also, their body fluids are out of balance and they seem to need great quantities of liquid," he added. "We know that alcoholism is not an emotional disease, although it does lead to many emotional problems. There is a mysterious physical X-factor which some people have and others haven't. "The alcoholic may be something like the diabetic. In that instance, the X-factor was found in the pancreas. The day may come when we can give an alco- lolic an injection of some sort and le will be able to drink all he wants." The danger in alcoholism, Dr. Marsh said, lies in the- fact thai a?e heavy drinker builds up a tolerance to alcohol. It takes more and more to satisfy him. Even ually, immense quantities of liquor lead to illness and death. Attend Series Games in Chicago (Times Herald News Service) WALL LAKE — Mr. and Mrs. iarold Tjaden of Lake View and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Tiefenthaler attended the World Series in Chicago. They returned Saturday evening. Kirk Finley went to Des Moines ast Wednesday evening to get his sister and brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Jay Williams of Reseda, Calif. #ho had been in New York vis- ting their sons, Mr. and Mrs. Dick Williams and family and Andy Williams. They also visited Jay's sister and brother-in-law, Mr. and vlrs. Horace Hurlbut /in Des VIoines. Mr. and Mrs. Williams were guests in the Finley home until Sunday when the Finleys took :hem to Omaha and they took a plane from there. Verna Schmidt of Ames came Thursday for a visit in the home Mrs. Clara Willhoite. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Bundt and amily spent Sunday in the Robert .eitz home at Hull. Mrs. Jess Reier left Friday afternoon to spend few days in the Leitz home. Harry Hoft of Iowa City spent he weekend with his parents, Mr. nd Mrs. Henry Hoft. Mr. and Mrs. Max Squires and amily, Spencer, were Sunday diner guests in the Frank Becft home. Mrs. Katherihe Schmitz, Lincoln, eb., was a dinner guest Monday vening in the home of Mrs. Ceelia Bedel and D'elores. W. L. (Bill) Chambers presented the idea to the group, and then F. M. Rombough told of the fund raising campaign as outlined by the national Heart Fund headquarters. Actual details will be taken up at the next meeting. Speaker at the luncheon was Harry H. McAllister of Des'Moines who reminded the 32 members present that income from insurance is not taxable and told about other tax and insurance ideas. Russell Hart presented information concerning the L.U.T.C. Class 11 school which will begin the last week in October and continue for 12 consecutive weeks. Most of the men agreed to attend the sales caravan Nov. 3 in Ft. Dodge, when the speaker will be Marsden "Satch" Austin of Enid, Okla., reputed to have become a millionnaire through the sales of life insurance. Men at Monday's meeting came from Jefferson, Guthrie Center, Audubon, Harlan, Denison, Ida Grove, Sac City, Lohrville, Glidden and Carroll. Eight Guests at Dedham W.S.C.S. (Tlm«s Herald News Service) DEDHAM — The Woman's Society of Christian Service of the local Methodist Church held its October meeting Thursday afternoon at the farm homo of Bess Emery. Thirteen members and several guests, including Mrs. Berle Miller and daughter, Lou Ann, Templeton, Mrs. Elizabeth Miller, Elgin, Neb. Mrs. Arthur McNaughton, Mrs. hans Lauridsen, and Mrs. William Lauridsen, Carroll, Mrs. Elizabeth Pfiester, Harlan, and Mrs. Roy Williams of Audubon, were present. The meeting was conducted by the president, Mrs. Merle Pomeroy and opened with a hymn. Mrs. Emery led in prayer, and gave the lesson "Good News of Peace and Life". A presentation of "Four Faces of The United Nations" was given by Bernice Pomeroy, assisted by Veda Rudolph, Bess Emery, Jessie Theulen, Beverly Balukoff, Vava Miller, Jessie Chain, Jessie Hughes, and Edith Barrett. The Thanksgiving prayer was offered by Bess Emery and all the United Nations flags were displayed by Vava Miller. An invitation from the Gray W.S.C.S. to attend their November meeting was read. Jessie Hughes, Vava Miller and Bess Emery reported on the Seminar held at the Methodist Church at Bayard. Mrs. Nelly Topvey, a member who is now residing at the Friendship Home at Audubon, was presented a gift from the W.S.C.S. Lunch was served by Mrs. Emery's Divisio'n. Over 40,000,000 people in the U.S. and Canada read the classified pages of daily newspapers on an average day. NINETY.EIOHT HOLIDAY SPOKTSIOAH I THIRI 1 * NOTH1NO LIKI A MIW CAR... MAKI YOUR! A ROCKIT IN0INI OLD* Come for the quietest ride you've ever tried . .'. a Quadrl-Balanoed Ride in a '6O Rocket! What is Quadri-Balanced Ride? It's the smoothest, steadiest and quietest ride in Oldsmobile history ... and you owe it to yourself to try it out on the road! This dramatic advance is the result of new "ride-engineering" introduced on the '60 Olds. Vibra-Tuned body mountings of live-action rubber that are up to 50% thicker have been electronically located at the points of least vibration on Oldsinobile'a Guard-Beam Frame to insulate the body from road noise and harshness. Combined with new nylon-sleeved shock absorbers there's an amazing and wonderful difference... the quietest ride you've ever tried! Try a '60 Rocket on the road today I YOUR LOCAL AUTHORIZED OLDSMOBIUE QUALITY DEALER! HANNASCH MOTOR CO. - West 6th St., Carroll - oioi 9950 •/ -til THI DENNK O'KKFI JHOW • IVMY WIEK ON CBS-TV . . . HfAl IOWIU THOMAS AND THI NIWS t MONDAY THRU NIDAY ON CBS RADIO« You Must Act Now THIS PRICE SHATTERING MATTRESS SALE POSITIVELY ENDS SATURDAY NITE YOU GET two mattresses, or a mattress and matching box spring for one Low Sale Price during this spectacular sale. We made a fantastic special purchase from one of the midwest's leading manufacturers of fine Orthopedic-Type bedding . . . allowing us to sell for an unheard of "2 for one Low Price on Sale." You must act now! This sale ends Saturday, nite. r^r ~^*y Economy Innerspring **« Economy Innerspring 112 FOR ECONOMY LEADER MATTRESS Outstanding Value! This economy leader mattress has the famous NACHMANN UNIT, ,i(f'iAi,,v ;OR wire insulators and is use tested by McCalls. TWIN OR FULL SIZE, 2 for 1 LOW PRICE IN THIS SALE. I ^,ffff Rest Royal 2 FOR 3-Year Warranty 320 Coil 320-COIL UNIT with qualtiy woven ticking, pre-built border and popular dhmond tufting. TWIN or FULL SIZE WITH 3 YEAR WARRANTY. 2 for «one low price in this sale. Aristocrat 2 FORl 5-Year Warranty 480 Coil FIRM 480-COIL UNIT, the famous ARISTOCRAT, 8 - OZ. EXTRA- HEAVY woven ticking and extra pounds of cotton felting. Heavy pre-built borders. TWIN or FULL SIZE with 9-YEAR WARRANTY. 2 for 1 low price during this sale. I I 15-Year Warranty SMOOTH TOP—NO TUFTS, famous "Firm-0-Pedic" extra firm tuitless mattress with a 720-coil unit. Luxurious 9-oz. floral ticking, richly quilted pre-built borders. TWIN OR FULL SIZE WITH 15- YEAR WARRANTY. 2 for 1 low price during this sale. 2 FOR Firm-O-Pedic ORTHO , ' Extra Firm Smooth Top Take Your Choice • TWO Mattresses OR • TWO Box Springs OR • ONE Mattress and ONE Box Spring MATT Furniture Company

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