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EDITORIAL- Time North Western Started Other Way Pointing out the one remaining passenger and express train between Chicago and Council Bluffs operated at a loss of $1,136,911 last year, the Chicago and North Western Railway Co. announced this week it would ask for Interstate Commerce Commission authority to discontinue the train. That would leave a good many sizeable Iowa cities, including Carroll, without a single passenger train on the North Western line that once offered fine and extensive service. Two principal reasons are cited in support of a move to abandon westbound train No. 5 and eastbound train No. 6 on the Chicago to Council Bluffs mainline. The Railway Express Agency has plans to HSC other means of handling its express shipments along* the route, end the one passenger coach carried on the trains has averaged less than 17 persons per trip. But an investigation by the Interstate Commerce Commiss i o n might reveal that simply granting authorization for the North Western to discontinue the last two passenger trains between such two important midwestern terminal cities wouldn't be the best solution to the railroad's problem. The carrier has enjoyed a franchise for many years and faces an obligation to serve the public needs along an important route. The fact the one remaining passenger and express train has been operating so far this year at a loss of more than $1,800 a day might not be 59 much the lack of patronage by once numerous customers as it is the determination of the railroad to discourage passenger business. If the North Western has been making it as difficult for the Railway Express Agency to do business with them as it has both on-the-line and terminal passengers, then it is understandable both interests have been forced to look elsewhere and to other methods for answers to Choir transportation needs. Other railroads, of late, are reported more than holding their own with admittedly strong competition in the transportation field. In some areas, now that the newness of air travel has somewhat dimmed, rail passenger business is noted Times Herald, Carroll, la. Thursday, Oct. 15, 1959 even increasing. But the railroads experiencing this added patronage have not been discontinuing or cur tailing service. They've gone after the passenger business with a determination, and it has paid off. The easy way out for the North Western, of course, would be to forget the passenger business entirely, which has been the manifest goal of the latest management team for some time. But for the Interstate Commerce Commission to permit that would be an inexcusable disservice to the area intended to be served by the North Western. The better solution, in the best interest of all concerned, by no means excluding the railroad, would be an insistence the North Western get back into the field of cultivating this vital passenger traffic which can prove profitable if atttended to propertly, as demonstrated by other lines. If permission to abandon trains No. 5 and No. 6 is denied, perhaps the North Western would reverse its position and set about to turn the $1,800 daily loss into a profit. But it couldn't be expected much passenger business would result from the fashion and with the equipment the trains have been operated in recent months. Carroll and many another city across Iowa on the North Western should not have to face the loss of this last passenger and express train service. It is time the Interstate Commerce Commission not only declines the latest application of the railroad company but reminds the line of its obligation to serve the territory and instead of getting out of the passenger business it should be going the other way. Thoughts My little children, I am writing this to you so that you may not sin; but if any -one does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.—I John 2:1. Jesus did all the saving-work. He brought the cross to our level. Get saved by looking to Him, and then live to God.—W. P. Mackay. Inflation Could Shape Up As a Major Hassle in 1960 BY PETER EDSON NEA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON — (NEA) —Many people in high and low places here and elsewhere are bothered by the threat of inflation. No two groups of them seem able to agree as to what inflation is, to say nothing of what to do about it. The result: Inflation is shaping up as a major political issue for 19GO, instead of being handled as an economic problem about which there should be nonpartisan policy and no public confusion. President Eisenhower has talked frequently about inflation in terms of reduced purchasing power of the dollar. The cabinet committee on price stability and economic growth, under Vice President Nixon, is supposed to be educating people about these things. But its emphasis in several reports issued so far is that economic growth and reasonable price stability are the important things —not inflation. Both Democratic National Committee Advisory Council Economist J. Kenneth Galbraith and Senator Paul Douglas (D-I11.), chairman of the Congressional Economic Committee, have jumped on this. In a committee staff study by Indiana economist Charles L. Schul- t/.u, recent inflation is attributed to two principal factors: Expanded research activities accompanied by increased salary and overhead costs; price rises in some industries — like steel and autos — not accounted for by increased demand. To employers, the big threat of inflation is caused by wage increases. Daily Times Herald Except Sundays and Holidays By Tho Herald Publishing Company 515 N. Main Street Carroll, Iowa JAMES W. WLSON, Publisher HOWARD B. WILSON, Editor Kntored us second-class matter at the post office at Carroll, Iowa, under I lie act of March 3, 1879. Member of the Associated Press Tho Associated Press is entitled exclusively to the use for repubUca- tuui of all the local news printed In Hits newspaper as well as all AP dls- patches. Official Paper of County and City Subscription Rates liy currier boy delivery per week $ .35 BY MAIL Can-oil County and all Adjoin- iny Counties, per year -- *lf 20 I'e'r Month - .-8 1.40 Outside of Carroll and Adjoin- inu Counties in Zones 1 and 2, per year - -$15.00 Per Month ~ r -. T - i V 1-75 Ail other Mail in the United Siates, per year.- - -f 1 "' 00 I'm Month 9 tOO To union economists, inflation is caused by excessive profits. Their argument is that wages could be raised without raising prices simply by taking the added payroll costs out of profits. To farmers, inflation is measured more by the parity index than anything else. If the prices of things farmers buy go up while crop prices go down, they are definitely suffering from both inflation and deflation. The parity ratio, which was 100 in 1949, has dropped 20 per cent in 10 years, to a present low of 80. To consumers who measure their well-being by the cost of living, prices have gone up 25 per cent in the same 10 years, from an index number of 100 in 1949, to 125, now. To people in the upper income tax brackets, inflation is caused by high government spending, unbalanced budget and deficit financing. What this shows is simply that inflation is many things to different people. And, until economists and politicians can agree on what inflation is, how can they stop or prevent it? When the Senate Finance Committee under chairman Harry Byrd '€)-Va.) made its futile study of monetary policy in 1958, a lot of experts were asked for a laymen's definition of inflation. Byrd got many answers, no agreement. The presidents of the 12 Federal Reserve Banks ganged up and gave four definitions. They added that none was correct or incorrect and they were not useful under all conditions. The significant thing was that all four began with, "Inflation is a rise in prices . . ." William McChesney Martin Jr., chairman of the Fed's board of governors in Washington, gave two definitions: 1. "Aggregate demand ... in excess of aggregate availabilities of resources at existing prices." . 2. "Inflation is a flow of spending in excess of the flow of goods and services." After this doubletalk, Mr. Martin did lay his words on an understandable line with the statement that: "The effect of inflation is manifest in rising prices, and to the man in the street, 'inflation is a rise in the cost of living." If everybody could agree on that they could, as Mr. Martin expressed it, "focus on the causes and how to prevent it." A 16-year-old delinquent in Ohio was sentenced to stay every night for a month in his home where his trouble probably started in the first, place. Smart, Slimming Printed Pattern 9443 SIZES 12V4-22J4 Be a gracious holiday guest or hostess In this slimming dress. Has a curvetl-away collar (see how It slims the neck) and an easy skirt (so comfortable). 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Nineteen Thirty-Four— A county-wide goodwill tour will be sponsored by the Democratic Central Committee today and tomorrow, Carl Hess, county chairman, has announced. Nineteen Thirty-Four— Leo Loxterkamp, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Loxterkamp, left thi morning for Boston, Mass., where he will attend the Harvard University homecoming exercises. Barbs A bootlegger is the kind of fellow who does no business to speak of. When a fellow constantly sings his own praises he hits a lot of sour notes. Building up a rumor often leads to a lot of running down. There's a law against the misrepresentation of furs. It's bad enough that the animals are skinned. Penny-Saver Gift Whip up these TV slippers lor yourself or as penny-saver gifts. Embroidery Is gay. Easy to make of quilted cotton, velveteen, or felt. Pattern 7477: pattern pieces small, medium, large, extra large Included; embroidery transfer. Send Thirty-five cents (coins) each pattern for Ist-class mailing. Send to Daily Times Herald, 235 Household Arts Dept., Box 168 Old Chelsea Station, New York, 11, N.Y. Print plainly NAME, AD- DRKSS, ZONE. PATTERN NUMBER. JUST OUT! Our New 1960 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, buck weave. quilt. Be with the newest—send 25 cents now I Q — What were the world's first magnets? A — Stones discovered In an ancient country of Asia Minor, called Magnesia. The terms magnet and magnetism come from Magnesia. The stones were a type of iron ore called magnetite. Q — With what Is the name Go- belin connected? A — Tapestry. The Gobelin tapestries are world famous. Q — What use docs a bird make of its egg tooth? A — This tooth Is a hard little nob at the end of the soft beak of the young bird. It uses this tooth to break the shell of the egg so that it can get out. The egg tooth breaks off soon after the chick is hatched. Q — In colonial days what was an ordinary? A — An inn. SO THEY SAY What does Miss Bardol have . . .? She has exactly what the other girls have, but what she has is put to intelligent use. — French producer Raoul Levy, on actress Brigitte Bardot. A revived Christian evangelism reasserting its "great commission" to convert, and hence to dissolve, all other faiths will not only STYLISH . . . Liliane Malterre wears a winning smile after she was elected Miss Coiffure Festival for 1959 in Paris. A beautician, she's her own best advertisement. embarrass America before the world; it will undercut our foreign policy and lend new fuel to the appeal of communism in the East —Englewood, N.J., Rabbi Dr. Arthur Hertzberg. If a Negro child is considered inferior to a white child, he will be so considered despite the loca tion of his desk. What needs chang ing is not so much the location of the desk but the dislocation of the mind that makes the consid eration. — Labor Secretary James P. Mitchell. Bible Comment- Simon, Called Peter BY WILLIAM E. GILROY, D. D. Until recently, when family illness has kept me closely to home, I had been a frequent visitor to the movies. Many listed and reviewed movies I should like to see. But there is one that, if the description of it in a recent review is at all correct, I shall be very glad to miss. It is the movie "The Big Fisherman," based on Lloyd Douglas' novel of the same title, with the Apostle Simon Peter as its titular character. I see that my late friend, Dr. Douglas, anticipating what the moviemakers would do to his story, described himself as "an irascible old man" who wished they would leave it "just a book." The responsibility, I think, has been in some measure on Dr. Douglas himself. It seemed to me that after the immense success of "The Magnificent Obsession" as a movie, he wrote with one eye on the movie possibilities. As to Dr. Douglas' irascibility I once had very specific proof. In a considerable file of letters that passed between us there is one not there. He told me to read it, and burn it, which I eventually did. In a pastorate that seemed a con- spiculously notable success irritations that vex a minister's f soul had evidently occurred, and in all literature I have never read anything so devastating — except the woes that Jesus pronounced against the hypocrites. Actually, I think, the diatribe was much less an emotional and spiritual outburst than a literary experimentation. I think Douglas was experimenting to see how far in that sort of writing he could really go. He could use words to Elay as well as to elucidate and inspire. He was throughout his life a Christian minister, and it is as a Christian minister his influence lias lived, and will live. But to get back to "The Big Fisherman": the movies have evidently made out of his profoundly dramatic story and great spiritual experience a chiefly sensational movie with the worst sort of accompaniments. The story of Peter, the fisherman, as told in the simple pages of the New Testament is one of the most moving in all the stories of religious experience. The center and soul of the story of Peter is not found in any acts of Peter himself. It is in the words of Jesus: "Simon, Simon, behold Satan hath desired to have you that he may sift you as wheat: but I have, prayed for thee, thai thy faith fail not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy breth ren" (Luke 22: 30, 31). What a prayer! And primarily for faith which is the basis to con quest. I think that in general the the ater, the movies and television fai and give an inadequate, if not distorted, portrayal when they en ter the field of religion in which deep sincerity as well as keen spir itual perception and a true sense of values can be the only satis factory guides. * THE DOCTOR SAYS * Grandma's 'Let 'em Catch It' Theory Had Some Merit BY HAROLEP T. HYMAN, M. D. Written for NEA Service It wasn't too many generations ago when grandmother deliberately exposed all the young ones when the first of them caught chicken pox, regular or German measles or mumps. By modern standards it was a crude way of immunizing children. But the reasons were sound, and the results left little to be desired. She knew the infection would spread, despite precautions. When the kids were sick together, they kept one another company. Convalescents helped those who were still uncomfortable. The household was upset all at once instead of at intervals. Time has proved grandma's wisdom. Each of these virus infections bestows a lifelong immunity. Attacks are much less severe and complications much less likely to occur when the patient is between the ages of 4 or 5 and 9 or 10. Attacks are more severe and complications much more likely to occur, especially in mumps, when the patient is an adolescent or an adult. In recent years, introduction of an effective mumps virus vaccine has somewhat changed the situation. By giving two injections, a week or so apart, contacts may be protected during the three-week period of incubation. When the vaccine is completely effective, the contact shows no sign of the disease and a third dose, injected six to 12 months later, may give lifelong protection. If the vaccine is only partially effective, the contact develops a mild and uncomplicated attack and needs no further artificial protection. Soon there is a very promising prospect that equal success will be achieved by a virus vaccine for regular measles which presently can be reduced to a mild and uncomplicated disease by early use of injections of "measles modifier." With the elimination of mumps and regular measles from grandma's program of naturally acquired active immunity, there remain for consideration only chicken pox and German, or Liberty, measles. Nothing need be said for or against her procedure with regard to chicken pox. Introduced into a household, nothing will prevent each suspectible child from catching the infection. And since the disease is mild, brief and rarely complicated, it is best regarded as a necessary nuisance like the occasional scraped shin. But German or Liberty measles is another matter. Recent observations have provided a strong basis for following grandma's program. To be sure, German measles is a mild, brief and uncomplicated disease so far as the patient is concerned. But if the patient happens to be pregnant and in the first three months of her pregnancy, the chances are one in three that her baby will be born with some congenital defect such as a hair lip, a cleft palate, eye cataracts or heart trouble. If she is beyond the 12th week of her pregnancy, the chances of her baby having a congenital defect are slightly less and the defect is apt to be less troublesome. But if the mother's mother saw to it that her daughter got German measles when she was a youngster, her grandchild would be spared the handicap of coming into this world with a congenital defect. So German measles for your little girl is a blessing disguised as a nuisance. MAKE f RIENDS Mrs. B. insists that her daughter's friends and dates call her by her first name. Instead of putting them at ease, she only makes them uncomfortable. Around the Rotunda With Harrison Weber, Iowa Daily Press Assn. Writer DES MOINES — Iowa's present financial picture is an extremely bright one. Some months ago* state comptrol- er Glenn D. Sarsfield estimated the state's unencumbered balance on June 30 would be $44,021,658. His staff is presently compiling yearend figures and it appears that the unencumbered balance may reach $50 million. Why such a large difference? Two big reasons are the individual income tax and sales tax collections. Both are difficult to predict. For example, ba«k in February ofi 1957 Sarsfield estimated the individual income tax would raise $24,950,000 in the 1958-59 fiscal year. As it turned out, it raised $35,779,000, or nearly 11 million more than originally predicted. Sarsfield also estimated in the spring of 1957 that the revenue for the biennium would total $203,738.000. Actual receipts for the biennu- utn just concluded amounted to $296,000,000 or 33 million more than originally predicted 2 years ago. At ;he time Sarsfield made his pro- diction some legislators were of the opinion that he had gone overboard and suggested a more conservative estimate would be in order. As state government grows, so do the state's financial problems and it becomes exceedingly difficult to make accurate predictions. The state is presently doing over a billion dollars worth of business every 2 years. Overall business which includes highway funds, programs, federal aids, etc., for the fiscal year just ended totaled $546,232,000. E tutorials Maurice B. Crahbe, newspaper publisher from Eagle Grove and f member of the state board of regents, has had some blistering editorials against athletic director Paul Brcchlcr. Crabbe has been especially critical because SUI halfback Willie Fleming was declared ineligible. Small Cars No decision has been reached by state officials as to whether the state should purchase the low price cars now being offered by the Big Three-Ford, Chrysler and General Motors "The matter will be discussed before too long by the executive council," said state car dispatcher Bob Hassett. One of the problems that will confront the council is what resale value those autos wull have 2 or 3 years from now. One of the main selling points is that these automobiles are economical to operate. Hasselt pointed out that purchase of these cars — Falcon, Corvair and the Valiant— by state agencies is a national problem. The car dispatcher said he plans to write officials in other states to see what they are going to do. Hassett was dubious about the highway patrol being able to make use of these cards. So was high- way patrol chief David Hnrrick who said, "they might, work in t.hf» city but on the open highway you have to have something heavier." Campaign Contribution? Recently state senator Jack Miller, who is seeking the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, played a friendly game of golf at Iowa City with Lt. Gov. Edward J. McManus. The Sioux City Senior shot a 71 and to quote him "McManus contibuted $1.20 to the Miller campaign." McManus, a Democrat from Keokuk who is mentioned as a likely candidate for governor, re- tailiated with the quip, "It was paid under duress." Both politicials are excellent golfers. This & That Joe Rosenfield, whos wife is a member of the state board of regents, plays bridge regularly with SUI football coach Forest Evashevski ... The state salary book should be out in about 3 weeks . . . Howard Waters of Danville is being mentioned as a possible candidate for the Republican nomination for state secretary of agriculture if Clyde Spry does not seek re-election. Four Westside Incumbent's File For Re-election (Time* Herald News Service) WESTSIDE — In the forthcom- ng city election, four of the five ncumbcnts for town council filed for re-election. They are Ralph Bilsten Sr., Paul Campbell, Don Bornhoft, and Dr. Keith Doyle. Art Pahl, Sr., has not filed. He is be- ng replaced on the ballot by Ray Peters. They are being opposed by William Meggers Jr., Leslie Jensen, Irwin Thiedeman, Merlin Rostermundt, and Clifford Mason. Mrs. Walter Noack, Mrs. Dean Price, Mrs. Ralph Bilsten Jr., Mrs. Duane Rutherford, and Mrs. D. E. Benton, Westside, are bowling in the Women's League at Arcadia Wednesday evenings. Ben Von Glan attended a meeting of the County Soil Conservation Unit Thursday. Mrs. Henrietta Peters and Mrs. Dora Kruse took Will Weise to the home of his son and daughter- in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Arlo Wiese at Granville. He will visit there for several weeks. Wilbert Elias, Des Moines, was a guest Sunday of Mr. and Mrs Art Elias. Mrs. Lloyd Freese and family and Mr. and Mrs. Carl Reichert Denison, were guests Sunday ol Mr. and Mrs. Ross Shotwell and Gordon at Omaha. Saturday evenings guests of Mr. and Mrs. William Gottsch were Mr. and Mrs. Vert Evers, and Mr. and Mrs. George Moore, Conrad, Mont. They are former Westside residents. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Vetter returned home Saturday morning after spending four weeks in California. They visited at the home of Mrs. Clara Luchau at Anaheim, and with other friends and relatives at Orange and Los Angeles. Ray Brotherson observed h i s birthday Sunday. Dinner guests in :he Brotherson home were Mr. and Mrs. Orville Petty and family, Adair; Mr. and Mrs. Fike Gerdes, ,ake View, and Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Arneil and daughters. Evening uests were Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Brotherson, Kathryn Wittrof and Hilda and Malinda Rickers. Attend Conference At Webs*er City (Times Herald News Service) WESTSIDE — Mr. and Mrs. ouis Schuman, Mrs. Herbert Snyder and Mr. Don Bornhoft attend- d the 8th District Fall Conference of the American Legion and Aux- liary Sunday at Webster City. At he Auxiliary session, Mrs. Louis Schuman attended a workshop for presidents and Mrs. Snyder, a workshop for secretaries and jun- or activity leaders. Seventeen per- icns from Crawford County attended the meeting. Bonnie Lou Pfannkuch, daughter- of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Pfann- iuch of Manning, celebrated her Oth birthday Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Gehlsen and daughters were among the guests. Mrs. Walter Noack and Merilu and Dick Hugg drove to Iowa City 'riday. They were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Peters who recently moved to the Forrest View trailer Court at 5th and Pine in owa City. They also visited Judith lugg, a student at the University. They attended the University lomecoming parade and football ame Saturday, returning home unday evening. Saturday afternoon Mr. and Mrs. William Schoessler, Waterloo, Mrs. Anna Campbell visited Mrs. Alice Dohse. Mr. and Mrs. Hay den Bright well, uzerne, arrived Sunday afternoon at the home of their daughter, Mrs. Hattie Voege, for a few days'. isit. Give Hubby a Gold Star for Any One of These Qualities Any woman can thank her lucky stars if she has a husband who— Makes her feel attractive, no matter how old she is or what she ooks like to others. Knows how to kid her out of her ; eelings of inadequacy when her aest laid plans go awry. Remembers all the special dates Program On School Music at Ar-We-Va P. T. A. (Times Herald News Service) WESTSIDE — The PTA met Thursday evening at the Ar-We-Va gymnasium in Westside. For the program, Donna Reiff and her music students from Vail gave a demonstration on Public School Music. Mr. Mahnke, principal at Arcadia, gave comments on the school lunch program. On display were samples of government commodities that had been donated to the school lunch program. At the close of the meeting^ lunch was served by a committee of 10 couples, under chairmanship of Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Lenz. Mr. and Mrs. William Stoelk, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Freese and Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Stoelk, Westside,\ were supper guests Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. Emil Stoelk at Sioux City. Boyd Smith, Brooklyn, Wis., and ;iark Carlson, Des Moines, arrived Saturday at the home of Mrs. Lucy Buton. Mrs. Carlson, who has been staying with Mrs. riuton, returned to Des Moines Sunday with her husband. Mr. so important to a woman — without having to be nudged or reminded. Thinks she is a marvelous cook and obviously enjoys every meal that is set before him. Backs her up when she is trying to get the children to obey a few regulations. Is nice to her relatives and friends. Wants her to look as attractive as possible and realizes that it costs money for a women to keep up the kind of appearance that does her husband proud. Wants his friends to meet her and shows obvious pride when he says, "This'is my wife." Builds her up to the children and never criticizes her in front of them. Doesn't have to be "dragged" to parties. , Has some interests of his own and is willing for her to have some they don't share, so that the two of them don't get an overdose of "togetherness." Doesn't dole out money to her like big-hearted Joe but makes her his full financial partner so far as family finances are concerned. Thinks marriage is a fine institution and feels sorry for his bachelor friends. (All .Rights Reserved. NEA Service. Inc.) Smith remained with his sister, Mrs. Buton. Joe Trexel, Sioux City, was an overnight guest Saturday of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Elias. Mr. and Mrs. Otto Linduski, Sioux City, arrived Friday evening at the Henry Linduski home. Sat- irday, Mrs. Mrs. Henry Otto Linduski and Linduski drove to Mrs. Balfai-d Entertains Club owa City where they were guests of Dr. and Mrs. Robert Whinery. Mrs. M. F. Kempton of Sioux City, vho had undergone surgery at the University Hospital, returned with hem to Westside Sunday and ater accompanied Mr. and Mrs. Otto Linduski back to Sioux City. Attending the scatt tournament at Manning Sunday were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Stoffers, Arcadia; Mr. and Mrs. Louie Bauer, Carroll; and Mr. and Mrs. Jurgen Luetje, Mr. and Mrs. John Brockman, Mr. and Mrs. Johannes Herrmann, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Vetter and Mr. and Mrs. Carl Segebart. The coupes were guests for a potluck dinner Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Peters at Manning. Nelsons Hosts To Contract Club (Times Herald N'ew§ Service) LAKE VIEW — Mr. and Mrs. Don Nelson entertained the Evening Contract Club Thursday evening. Mrs. Catherine Nelson was a = «uest. A 7 o'clock dinner at the 'rozen preceded the card game at he Nelson home. Winners at pries at the four tables were Mrs. .ester Lille and Bob Gantz. Mrs. Stephen R. Murphy and Ylrs. Stanley Westrom were the offee hosts at the morning meet- ng of Group One of the F.C.C.W. 'hursday morning. Mrs. Westrom snd Mrs. Leo Miller were in Charge of devotions. Mrs. Tena irower was a guest. Mrs. Kenneth Quinn was a court- sy hostess to the Pla-Mor Bridge Club Wednesday afternoon. She lad an extra table for guests. Pri- (Times Herald News Sen-Ice) WALL LAKE — Mrs. L. G. Ballard entertained the Rook Club and Mrs. Pete Tjaden Wednesday afternoon, prizes were awrded to Mrs. Frank Tiefenthaler, Mrs. Ed Wolterman and Mabel Lange. Lunch was served. Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Manning of Sac City and Mrs. Ida Crowe spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Charley Manning at Schaller and helped Mr. Manning celebrate his birthday. Edna Zadow, Ella Pagel and Kaye Kettering and Mrs. Orville Erickson were guests in the Emil Odebolt Sunday Zadow observe to Omaha Satur- Zadow home at and helped Mr. his birthday. Dick Mohr. Laurens, and Mr. and Mrs. Vern Mohr, Albert City, spent Sunday with Mrs. Anna Mohr. Raymond Raine accompanied L. H. McCrea of Lake View and Pvt. Bud McCrea who is stationed in Massachusetts, day. Mrs. Norbert Snyder, Mrs. Kenneth Drilling, Mrs. Francis Meister, Mrs. George Meyer, Mrs. Robert Beisch, Mrs. H. F. Schroeder, Mrs. Jim McShane and Mrs. Joe M. Ziegman attended the D.C.C'.W. convention in Sioux City. Mr. and Mrs. August Nutzman and Helen attended a birhtday par- ly for William Kies at Odebolt. Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Lindauist and family, Oelwein, were visitors in the Otto Nomsen home Saturday. Sunday dinner guests were Mr. and Mrs. Norman Anderson and sons, Harcourt. Ray Lee and Ila Mae Willhoite and Leilani Fedalizo, a Hawaiian girl, students at Morningside College, Sioux City, were weekend guests in the Lee Willhoite home. Sunday afternoon, Mr. and Mrs. es were awarded to Mrs. B. J. Manly, Mrs. W. J. Nichols and Mrs. Eddie Drilling Jr. Mrs. Howard Kettering entertained Uie Rest Club Wednesday afternoon. Bunco was played, with Mrs. Albert Kluver and Mrs. Robert Rehm winning prizes. Rickers attended a birthday iarty honoring Hannes Thies at his ome in Denison. Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Hamann, Jrian and Scott from Red Oak pent last week with Mr and Mrs. B. 0. Schuman. MONEY BUGS NE.W DELHI (AP> —A tiny bug — the lac — contributes an average of 20 million dollars to India's foreign exchange each year. That is the value of exports of natural resin left by the lac on trees throughout upper east India. The resin is ased in dyes, paints and varnishes throughout the world. The lac gets its name from the Indian expression for 100,000 — lac or lakh. 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