Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of this page. Add to Cart

Ames Daily Tribune Newspaper Archives Jul 13 1974, Page 3

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
Ames Daily Tribune (Newspaper) - July 13, 1974, Ames, Iowa Bus mess new set open House at Nevada the Speckeen construction co., 603 n ave., Nevada will hold an open House july 18 from 9 . To 6 . There will be a barbeque As Well As displays of bin drying equipment fans Heaters spreaders augers Stira tors Grain cleaners portable augers and Kan Sun continuous flow spends$2.8 million in Iowa new York a record $2,873,503 Worth of Iowa products were purchased by the f. W. Woolworth co. Duping 1973, according to a report by the company a midwestern regional office. C. Walton Backhaus regional vice president said the products came from both Large and Small companies. The Dollar total does not include perishable food and horticultural items which the company purchases for its stores from local sources he said. A the products purchased were All sold in Woolworth 27 retail stores in Iowa and in some or All of the 1,644 Woolworth stores in the United states puerto Rico and Virgin islands a Backhaus aviation applies for hearing a hearing has been set for monday in Des Moines on a filing by Goodrich aviation inc., Ames for proceedings under chapter la of the Federal bankruptcy act. Richard Stageman bankruptcy judge for the . District court Southern District of Iowa Central division said chapter la provisions All the a a rehabilitation of a a financially distressed business through Extension of time to make payments to creditors or settlement for an amount less than the total due a creditor. Judge Stageman said the court information on the financial position of Goodrich aviation showed Aas of april 30 a total of $566,000 in assets $498,000 in secured debts such As liens against aircraft for five creditors 65 unsecured debts totalling $142,000 and other liabilities of $17,000. Goodrich aviation is under contract to the City of Ames to operate the Ames municipal Airport and conducts an aircraft sales and service and charter flight vice president for a Day by beneficial mrs. Darlene c. Johnson manager of the beneficial finance office at 208 main st., was named vice president for a Day of the Midwest department of the beneficial finance system. Mrs. Johnson was ranked first in customer service in a group of More than 111 managers in Iowa Missouri Illinois Oklahoma Kansas Tennesee and South Dakota. She was honoured at beneficial Headquarters in Kansas City to. June 21.attended convention Carroll d. Marty 207 s. Hyland ave., attended the Prudential insurance Ordinary agencies regional business conference in Colorado Springs Colo. Marty is a special agent in the company a Des Moines Ordinary Grants 15 Loans in county during the fiscal year ended june 30, the Small business administration approved 15 Loans totalling $620,800 in Story county according to j. Harold Sears District director for the sea. Loans granted and the Dollar total for surrounding counties were Boone nine $467,000 Hamilton six $329,000 Hardin 13, $1,152,950 Jasper eight $752,800 Marshall to $1,027,500 and Webster eight $861,500. Sears said a Osba continues to make a Strong Effort to Aid Small businesses with guarantees of Bank Loans to them. However a greater emphasis than Ever before is being placed on management training and counselling and business plans for types of Loans were regular business Loans economic Opportunity Loans displaced business Loans Osha loan and local development company Loans to assist communities in bringing business and Industry into their City. Almost without exception the Loans were made by the Banks in Iowa with an sea guarantee. Sears said a without Bank participation sea would not be Able to carry on its loan programs and assist the business Community of additionally As a result of the several floods in Iowa this past year sea made 234 disaster Loans in the amount of $4,970,070. These Loans were made both to affected businesses and homeowners. American motors expects to do Well Detroit up despite an impending Battle for the Small car Market with its two largest competitors the top executive of american motors thinks his company will do Well. With predictions of a 1980 car Market 80 per cent dominated by cars smaller than Standard size am chairman Roy i. Chapin or. Figures the smallest of the a big four is in a Good position. A your optimism lies in our approach to product design our philosophy of says Chapin. A we will find areas of uniqueness and develop products for them a we done to believe Well have to lock horns directly with general motors and Ford despite their approaching emphasis on smaller cars a he says. A we Arentt underestimating what they can do but tomorrows Market shapes up As very much our kind of Ball in 1973, am captured 4.1 per cent of the Domestic sales. With the Energy crisis that hit during the Winter americans rushed to Small cars and Amcis share of the Market through june stood at 5.3 per cent of the Domestic Market mainly because pm Ford and Chrysler sales have slumped sharply. Through most of the Winter am sales ran ahead of 1973, but parts shortages distribution problems and generally lagging sales caught och fit o item Atmil i r sixth annual season 1974/75 c. Y. Stephens auditorium London symphony orchestra Cleveland orchestra London symphony orchestra with Andre Previn conducting thursday september 12, 8 00 . Haydn symphony no. 104 in do London Quot Beethoven symphony no. 9 in i. Of i 25. A choral Quot is singers and Ora Torio Hori is Hana Mitchell Claudine Carlson Roger Patterson Marvin haves Friday september 13, ski Berlioz overture to Brahms contrib bbl Beetho edict r piano of. I Law Ishop pianist a phony no. 7 in a. Of 91 saturday september 14,8 00 . Vaughn Williams overture to 77 wasps Walton concerto for violin and orchestra Kyung wha Chung violinist Brahms symphony no. 2 in Dop. 73 tickets 7, 6, 5 Cleveland orchestra with Lorin Maazel conducting tuesday september 17,8 00 . Verdi of ensure to in forza de Destino Sibelius concerto in d for violin. Of 7 Daniel Heifetz violinist Stravinsky hire Bird Complete Ballet music 1910 wednesday september 18,8 00 . Mozart overture to marriage of Figaro k Mozart concerto no. 20 in d for piano. K Rudolph Firkusny pianist Berlioz symphonic Fantast qut. Of. I i 92 60 thursday. September 19,8 00 . R Strauss als sprach Zarathustra. Of. 30 r str Aussy Burleski in d for piano and orchestra Byron Janis pianist r Strauss till Eule Spiegel. Of. 28 tickets 9. 8, $7. 6. 5 All programs sub act to change ticket order form enclose stamped self addressed envelope make Check payable please print 0, an Mai Stephens auditorium Iowa state Center name Ames. Iowa 50010 515-294 2436 Date. Address City and state _ please Send tickets As follows of order cannot be filled As requested please $1 discount per ticket for students daytime zip code return Check Send Best available office use concert Date no. Of tickets Price total $ $. Please be certain total is Correct As University amount of discount policy prohibits refund checks of $ i or less. Amount of Check a s _ remarks or frs Rece Cpd Ive Days before he performance will he held a Hebo office office use Only Date processed by Check or Cash ticket value refund the Ames International orchestra festival is a non profit non subsidized organization sponsored by Iowa state University in association with Columbia artist management Ruhe s Book receives award Robert v. Ruhe formerly of Iowa state University is the recipient of the 1974 Kirk Bryan award from the geological society of America for his Book a quaternary landscapes in Iowa a a published by the Iowa state University press in 1969. The award will be presented during the society a annual meeting in Miami Fla. In november. Earl May to hold open House at test gardens the Earl May seed and Nursery co., Shenandoah will hold an open House july 12 from to a.rn.-5 . At its 76 acre test gardens to preview the newest strains of Flowers and vegetables which a being developed. There Are 2,805 different varieties of plants in the display. Landscape architects will demonstrate Home beautification procedures during the Day. For the Farmers the company has Sample plantings of farm seeds forages grains and hybrid Corn. Ford dealers set sales record Chicago Omaha District Ford dealers posted All time High car and truck sales during june a. L. Kleinke District manager has reported. Dealers sold a record 3,305 passenger cars 16 per cent ahead of the same month last year a and three per cent above the previous any month High of 3,195 registered in october 1972. Truck sales of 2,570 also were the Best for any month Topping last year by 66 per cent and the previous record set in december of 1973 by six per cent. Moore Ards Low Lustre Latex House paint a use on Wood masonry and Metal surfaces c brushes easily dries dust and Bug free in minutes resists fumes Alkali blistering and mildew wide selection of fade resistant colors july 3-july 17 Moore so House paint exterior gloss finish a for Wood siding doors and trim c covers most surfaces in one coat Long lasting durability a excellent color retention White and full line of popular colors tints slightly higher la 40 got. Tints slightly higher la 65 Gal. House paint off Imp Capo Al please fill out in full i purchased gallon s of n Moore s House paint p Morgard House paint and received As a Bonus Gallons. Quarts. Address City Mil imps we 171 Griffin color Center up with am. Its 1974 sales Trail last year by 2.2 per cent but that a nowhere near the Industry average of just Over 24 per cent Chapin expects to sell 400, cars this year a about the limit for its production facilities a and will have the room to build and sell 480.000 in 1975 am was in the perfect spot for the shift to Small cars. In 1973, Small cars a those below Standard size a accounted for 74 per cent of am sales while at pm the same Type of cars accounted for 21 per cent of sales Ford 38 per cent and Chrysler 44 per cent. Now Ford and pm Are Rushing into the 1975 Market w Ith new Small cars. Ford will offer the luxury compact Mercury Monarch and Ford Granada while pm offers four new subcompact a the sporty Chevrolet Monza two plus two that will be offered by Buick As the skyhawk and by Oldsmobile As the starfire. Pontiac gets a regular version of the Vega that will be tagged the Astre. Am is ready to counter with the pacer a luxury Small car that will debut Early next year. Designed for a rotary engine it will he offered with conventional engines until am can buy a rotary. Chapin says am can maintain its identity in the Small car Market he is confident of increasing Amcis Market position because its cars will emphasize More than smallness and Economy. Customers says Chapin will want Small cars that last longer and offer More room. And one reason automakers will be Able to offer such cars is that they have become profitable. Fours years ago am introduced the subcompact Gremlin with a Price tag of $1,999 it now is the lowest priced . Car at $2,481, hut should go up another $200 when the 1975 models debut a we no longer Price Small cars so that they Are in effect subsidized by margins on bigger cars principally because we no longer Are faced with unrealistic foreign car prices a Chapin says a american motors has already demonstrated that Small cars Are Ames daily Tribune weekender edition 0 sat., july 13. 1974 900 f&0\ 7>0 a Dow Jones average 30 industrials weekly close july it w74 w weekly change Down 4.s4 am nay1 t jul Joey a a 214 -5th 232-5265 t a wow Root Beer puts a a i in Whit a smile on your Mug ,., and a Glass in your hand i 1 snip on he or \ beginning july i and while the Supply lasts a amp w will give a free plastic Glass to everyone stopping by. No Purchase necessary. A Brassy bold musical in a cabaret atmosphere blunting the resident com Pony the boys in the band August 1-4 8 1 a adult entertainment

Search all Ames, Iowa newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for July 13, 1974

Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of the page above.