|Bear River Valley Leader
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|Bear River Valley Leader
BEAR RIVER VALLEY LEADER, THURSDAY. AUGUST 6. 1936 VALLEY LEADER great interest One shows recent ec onomic changes, and compares cur rent conditions with the "normal" which is given an mi uuHi mm period of 1923-2arbitrary rating of 100. According to this table, industrial production was nmnday of each week. at 102 in June, as compared with 86 Subscription Rates in June, 1935. Consumer expenditures $2.00 n.. Toor fin advance) were at 103.9, as compared with 89 00 J1 3tz Month (to advance) a year before. Department stores sales Uontha (in advance) - - - 50 were at 89, a rise of 9 points from June, 1935. Wholesale prices had drop- pedslightly, being at 78.3 as compared NATIONAL EWTOPIAI. with 79.3, 12 months previously. Employment was at 85.5, and pay rolls at 78. Both of these levels mark ed fairly substantial advances from June, 1935. But neither employment nor payrolls has paralleled the industrial production index, nor the con sumer spending index. In other words, and S. wher. U. crtalw The only pbce to th. factories today can produce more or product caa b obtained Frae tad Without at a con roods than in 1923-2- 5 ObWlioa ia the Amran Industrial Library. lower cost, and with a con Write lor BunneM Advertuinc Matter you siderably iniaraatcd in: Mm will beprompdjr forwarded. siderably reduced force of workers AMEIICMIIDOSniULIBIilY This is an unfavorable factor in an KnJari Bulldln. CkUMo.IUlaola otherwise highly favorable business picture, and it illustrates the vast dif ficulties attendant upon solving the problem of unemployment. The lower payroll condition is somewhat miti gated, however, by the fact that "real wages" (wages based on purchasing at tli rwtoznce a 1 SNOWVILLE Miss Annie Hard " By 5, SW P SM A. TS Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Shaw of Ogden visited friends here over the weekend. Miss Irene Christensen of Brigham was a guest of Miss Cora Daley last --- n.ii V ife Jk&i fe '"! '''A T J Jfe iffI 'M V'' I 1 week. Miss Mildren Coxey of Ogden, is visiting Lucile Pack. A good representation of our ward spent the day in the Logan temple Who wouldn't share the other arm of this chair with Geneva Sawyer. Aim player, as she enjoys the California sunshine before initiating her new two-piece rubber bathing suit? S v Free to Pjiblic n 16-fo-ot .To Your Town as well as to your Country PATRONIZE YOUR LOCAL MERCHANTS ECONOMIC HIGHLIGHTS AL AND INTERNATION- AL PROBLEMS INSEPARABLE FROM LOCAL WELFARE. " finds practically all ma. jor indicators pointing strongly up ward," headlines the Annalist. The other important business publications are in accord with this view. And, coming as it does in the very midst of summer, when even in the best of times recessions from spring peaks almost inevitably set in, it is a great testimonial to the amazing strength and persistency of the recovery move ar ment. sur In connection with its mid-yevey and forecast, the Annalist pre sents two brief tables which are of ar RECONDITIONED We Have the Following S TUDEBAKER Tradeins, All Reconditioned and Ready to Go 11929 11934 11933 WEAR $2,000 FURS WHILE DOThe "Arctic ING HOUSEWORK Highlander?.," a tribe of Eskimos living within eleven degrees of the North Pole are real plutocrats. The lady at the left wears natural seal while the old Eskimo woman has a creation of blue and white fox skins. 500,000,000. fl) HAPPENINGS THAT AFFECT THE DINNER PADL.S, DIVIDEND CHECKS AND TAX BILLS OF EVERY INDIVIDUAL. NATION- Mid-ye- power) are about the same as they were in the "normal" period, as the cost of living now stands at but 84 per cent of the 1923-2- 5 level. The position of the farmer is also slightly unfavorable. For example, in May the national income had reached level 82.5 per cent of the 1923-2- 5 Cash farm income lagged behind, at 78. However, it is forecast that total 1936 cash farm income, in spite of the drought, will be around 8 per cent higher than in 1935, for a total of S7 The other Annalist table mentioned shows the percentage of depression looses so far recovered in this field, consumer expenditures register great est improvement, having recovered 71 per cent of these losses in June... In dustrial production recovered 64.7 per cent; department store sales, 56.1 per cent; and construction a miserly 27.9 per cent. Employment recovered 54.6 per cent, and payrolls 54.5 per cent, The fact that improvement in pay rolls and employment have been prac tically identical in degree, would in dicate that there has been no wagecutting of significance. When it comes to forecasting the near future, the business commenta tors are agreed that all is well. Demand for most goods steel, automo biles, etc.. is holding up, shows no signs of abatement. The old question of how much of current spending is the result of temporary influences notably, the bonus, which has unques tionably been a strong influence in upping summer trade remains, tsm the ereneral consensus of opinion is that underlying conditions are good, are improving, and that no important recessions can be anticipated. From the standpoint of the investor the recent situation has been encour aging, with the stock index moving up, and with bond values nrm. Ana newly issued report from the De partment of Commerce should cause FORD PICKUP. WHEN FOOD FERMENTS AND 6A5E5 RISE FORD V-- 8 Sedan. TAKE JUST ENOUGH TO ALKALIZE FORD V-- 8 Coach. 1 1931 BUICK Sedan- - 2 1930 FORD Coaches. 11929 11934 HUPP Sedan. 11933 11935 CHEV. COACH. - CHEVROLET, 157" Truck. INTERNATION- AL PICKUP. and many other LOWER PRICED CARS AND TRUCKS to choose from Gas is fine in your stove or furnace, but it's both painful and embarasslng in your stomach. Why don't you use for the relief of ACID INDIGESTION, Colds, Headache, Alka-Seltz- er Muscular, Neuralgia, Sciatic Fains? UTAH AUTO & IMP. CO. Tremonton, Utah ZOO'S RARE GUEST This Okapl was presented by King Edward of England to the London Zoo. This strange animal Is shown enjoying a tid-b-it furnished by his keeper. ' Mrs. George Allen of Ogden, visited hor mnthAr here SundaV. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew. Gwynn of Woods Cross, were guests of their daughter, Mrs. Nephi Larkin Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Skidmore and Miss Cora Daley were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Neal of Stone, Saturday evening. It was Mrs. Neal's birthday. Mrs. Boyd Fergus of Stone is spending a week at the home of her father. About thirty men and boys left on Monday for a trip through Yellow- stone park. Bert Eliason, Jr. was in Ogden on business Thursday. Mr. and Mrs. Ivan May and Lee May and a friend from Rockland, were guests of Mr. and Mrs. John Ar. " bon Friday. Lyman Arbon came home Saturday for a week. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Carter of Park Valley visited Mrs. A. P. Larkin Monday. Mrs. R. N. Cutler, Mr. and Mrs. Dee Cutler, Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Cutler, Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Larkin, Bp. D. G. Nelson, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Larkin, Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Cutler, Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Pack, Coe Larkin, Harriet Larkin and Anne Hurd attended a birthday surprise for Stake Pres. C. H. Sweeten and Willard R. Smith at Pres. Sweeten's home in Holbrook on Sunday. The terrific lightening Saturday killed a milk cow belonging to W. C. Pack. The storm was so intense that streams of water were running large 11 .T Clll UVCl iuwu. Your name may not be Columbus, but life is so planned for each of us that we must be adventurers all sailing an uncharted sea with hope as our guiding star and faith filling our sails. RADIO SERVICE v ajaaaajnntMnBBatJflfllWW.v.v. .vw j. KITCHEN" Workshop for the see world's MOST "xnmtv.'n rush wtth all the conveniences and orderliness of a business office, designed by the H. J. He lux Company ad displayed at its Atlantic City Pier. Miss Dorothy Kllgore, who presides over this modem establishment, sreeto thousands daily and says: "Women are Intensely Interested In their homes and ' : eepecUay In the selection and preparation of foods." to a feeling of optimism in this quarter, It shows that in 1935, the nation earn- ed $52,900,000,000, and paid out $53,- 500,000,000. In other words, it spent only $600,000,000 out of surplus. Dur ing other recent depression years, sur plus was responsible for a great deal more of the country's spending. It seems certain that his year surplus need not be touched. oOo Governor Landon's speech of accep. tance which pledged the encouragement of private initative and enterprise, and followed the pattern every one anticipated has inaugurated the campaign in earnest. From now on, the political fur will fly thick and fast, with hostilities reaching their most tense point in October. Interesting aspect of the campaign now a is the contempt some unbiased and During these hot days many a distinguished political commentators homemaker may be glad she doesn't are displaying toward both party plat have charge of a palace with a hun forms. These commentators tend to- dred rooms. ward the belief that the Republicans missed a great opportunity when they made their platform general, vague, filled it with "escape clauses." They also seem to believe that the Democratic platform, while it lacks much in exactness, is the better written, more appealing document. 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