Fayette County Leader from Fayette, Iowa on January 30, 1958 · Page 5
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Fayette County Leader from Fayette, Iowa · Page 5

Fayette, Iowa
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Thursday, January 30, 1958
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OBITUARY Agnes Ncwlon Llewellyn Agnes Gnihiim Newton, daughter of Jhon and Jean Newton, was born in Madison, Jefferson County, Indiania, July 25, 1871 and passed away at the Day Convalescent Home January 14, 1958 at the age of 86 years 5 months and 19 clays. She. came- to Iowa with her parents as a small child and lived with them on a farm nothwest of Randalia. She was united in marriage I" William P. Llewellyn December 4, 1090 and lived on a farm .near Hamlalia. A nephew, William C. Llewellyn came to live with them and was later adopted by them. She and her husband united with the Methodist Church at Randalia and always attended until failing health prevented it. They moved to Fayette where Mr. Llewellyn passed away in 1930. She is survived by one son, William, 5 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, two sister- in-laws, Jess Newton of Oclwcin and Lattie Newton of Los Angles, Caiifornia. Too Good To Be Missed By >-P. £eJ: 1958 FINANCIAL REPORT OF THE TOWN OF FAYETTE. IOWA FOR YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31. 1957 January 1, 1957 through December 31. 1957 RECEIPTS Tax Office Other Receipts Receipts Receipts Total General Government Street Public Safety Sanitation Municipal Enterprises Recreation Utilities Debt Service Miscellaneous a. Sewer Revenue Bond b. Sewer Rental Road Used Tax Liquor Profit 2,599.51 1,760.50 45.65 4,123.13 202.63 4,457.96 322.52 7,837.32 125.00 1.586.30 2,703.61 429.33 7.463.18 4,110.76 6.088.92 1.613.81 7.559.45 1,556.96 4,405.66 4,325.76 4.760.48 9.548.62 2.703.61 429.33 7.463.18 4.110.76 9.116.41 6.088.92 1.613.81 Grand Total Receipts 33.964.35 18,990.24 EXPENTITURES Salaries Capital Wages Outlay 1,520.99 2,069.22 2.821.49 5.613.41 3.024.21 1.005.62 2,699.90 15.470.71 1,631.95 54.586.54 General Government Street Public Safely Sanitation Municipal Enterprises 800.79 Recreation 1,160.00 Utilities 2,103.78 Debt Service Miscellaneous a. Sewer Revenue Bond b. Sewer Rental Road Used Tax 5,949.66 4,215.00 4,625.00 6.088.92 Other Exp. 963.20 430.90 421.00 420.76 2000.00 136.40 Total 4,553.41 8.865.80 4.450.83 18.591.37 2.800.79 1.160.00 8.189.84 4,215.00 4.625.00 6.088.92 This » the type of breakfast that comet to K-liool to Im catt-n by the 3-R set before books are opened. Mmy a child hurries o!V with little or no brenkfast — « rneal too itnrwrliii to l:o tnis»ed to catch a bus or ride. Teachers now encourage iliosc children (o bring food which can be eaten easily upon arrival. Once outdoors, children's appetites quicken and they are "hturvod" by school time. Shown in the photo is a breakfast for eating without fusa or extra dishes. The whole wheat sandwich with testy fillinir goes hand-m-hand with a hot beverage. Slices of hultnrpil dnn»""on bread add something sweet. Fruit and a hard-cooked egg round ou< the before-school pick-up. Orange-Cream Cheeso Sandwich -*V- 12 slices whole wheat bread '' 1 (3-ounce) package cream cheese l /3 cup orange marmalade Spread cream cheese on six slices of bread. Top v/lih orange marmalade and then cover with remaining bread slU-s. Yield: 6 Orange-Cream Cheese Sandwiches 14,131.16 45,037.54 REPORT OF UTILITIES 1957 RECEIPTS Sale of Water Sewer Other Receipts Total Receipts, 1957 EXPENDITURES: Salaries Sewer Revenue Bond Interest Outlay — New Improvements Other Expenditures: Service . -Sales Tax . .._ Refunds -. . . Total Expenditures, 1957 REPORT OF MUNICIPAL INDEBTEDNESS December 31, 1957 General Bonds Warrants Outstanding __ Sewer Revenue — -- Grahd Total .......... VALUATION OF PROPERTY SUBJECT TO TAXATION ON ASSESSMENT OF JANUARY 1. 1956 Class of Property: Real Property Personal Property Railroad Property Telephone. Telegraph and Express Companies Utilities, Including Transmission Linos and Pipe Lines 3 Total Except Monies and Credit Total Monies and Credits 4,372.26 63,540.96 Water Works $ 6,885.92 $ 9,116.41 $ 577.26 $16,579.59 $ 2.103.78 $ 4.625.00 $ 2,636.36 $ 3,313.30 $ 108.03 S 28.37 $12.814.84 $ 70.000,00 None $138.000.00 S $ S $ 854,608.00 133.011.00 16.072.00 3.464.00 38.791.00 $1,095,946.00 $ 509,340.00 T^t'aTvalualiori"oil; All Property $1.605.286.00 CASH STATEMENT „.,«„ Balance on Hand - January 1. 1957 __ $43.107.73 Total Receipts for Yea,r Ending December 31, 1957 554,586.54 Total KidttSor^r Ending December 31. 19*7 V^ 163.540.96 Balance on Hand _ December 31. 1957 .„ ...^__ $34.153.31 Building a Greater Iowa UNDERSTANDING IOWA CHILDREN By Lloyd Lovell HELP FOR THE DAWDLER Our son, who loves school so much that he would try to leap from a sickbed to go, had a miserable time at lunch at homo on school days. He has a short walk, so that he has nearly an hour to eat, but that hour had been full of constant proddings to hurry, stern orders to stop dawdling, and fierce threats to deprive him of Mickey Mouse if he was late again. Ho and his parents were exasperated by the time the door slammed behind him as he left the 'house. During one of my mother's visits, my son drawled, "Just a minute," when I called to him to finish washing his hands and come to the table. My mother laughed and said, "He sounds exactly the way you used to. Everything was 'Just a minute,' or 'At the end of this page,' from morning till night," I asked her what she had done about it besides losing her minil. Just then my wife asked me to come to the kitchen to help her move some packages. "In a minute," I said. "I'm busy." My mother laughed again and pointed out how much my son was like me. "I guess whatever I tried didn't work very well," she said. I was embarrassed. Later I had a talk with my son about how I had been nagging at him to hurry. We came to an agreement, with my wife concurring, that we would be sure that he had time to do comfortably the things he had to do during the day. We would help him see just how much time he had, and would not constantly scold until all the allotted time had passed. Then we would try to arrive at a disciplinary settlement that seemed fair to all of us. For example, we agreed that he would have 40 minutes to eat as much lunch as he wanted, When the time was up, he would have to leave the table, even if he was still hungry. Our meals are more pleasant now. Several times he has gone back to school hungry—but not both hungry and angry! The method has not been perfect, and he still dawdles, but our looser schedule makes dawdling not quite so serious. And you're right! My wife forced me to make the same agreement with her about my own dawdling! Farmers Make Money From High-Moisture Corn High-moisture corn and unusually warm weather have proved a disastrous combination to many Corn Belt farmers this year, plummeting prices to new low levels for the season. However, there are some farmers in this Corn Belt area who are able to turn these distress conditions into profit for themselves. Unless used for feed almost immediately, much of this high- moisture corn crop is in danger of spoiling before warm spring weather. And if this high-moisture corn is not entirely used when Spring arrives, much ot it is certain to be lost through spoilage. This is true with corn stored in conventional or temporary cribs, or even in piles on the ground. One method of corn storage, however, has saved many livestock farmers in the corn area from this unusual situation. Using an oxygen-free method of sealed storage, this glass-fused-to steel unit stores corn at high PLUMBING HEATING WIRING BOTTLE GAS America's No.l Livestock State Iowa ferls justly nrond of lu-v i^ivat livvsUvk iiul»»!» . . . first in tin 1 nation. ^'o rank lirst in \aluo o! KvS marketed, fir.sl in liog prodm-lion. liist m liw^vk .uu\ poultry value on farms. . .till MwA-iiy »nn»' t^'M •"*' prosperity for uur state. Another real fiu-iov In Iowa's juwvinji \mv n vutv »* »HU brewing <m/nstry...i\o\v cn^lov iuvi owv &V and with more than $«2,!WO.OOO msvstxsl v In tills, and in mnv* "* otlu>v ways, Uw lW K« bright hovt'rago ol moitoialiou advanccinont of Iowa. Y««s, in x .. .the Brewing Industry helps build Iowa UNirto srwts iRimiis IOUNMIION-u*» fi\is.« m ».«vs ».<•* Gene Wm. Singer Fayette, low* PHONE. 247 LIMA NEWS The regular Ladies Aid meeting will be Friday. January 31 at the name of Mrs. Donald Orr. Roll call, Bible verse. Mrs. Ray Warner will have devotions and Mrs. Otto Popenhagen the program. Members to bring two do?. cookies for exchange. • « • • • Harold Lockwood U.S.N. came Saturday from Grand Marcus, Mich, for a seventeen day leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Lockwood. Other guests on Sunday were Mr. and Mrs. Richard Scheidel and family and Mr. and Mrs. Russell Popenhagen and family. Mrs. Alta Watt, Calmar. visited a few days this week with Mrs. Murice Everett and other friends. • • • • A Parent-Teachers meeting will be held Thursday evening at Lima School. Program committee Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lambert. Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Anfinson, and Mr. and Mrs. Fritz Mohlis. • » • • • Mrs. Nelda Schuety, Edge-wood, is staying in the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ed Solomon, who is planning to have a salt- soon. moisture levels (20% — 30%) without the need for conventional cribs or meehani/ed drying equipment. This unit, manufactured by the A. O. Smith Corporation and known as the Harvestore, is turning potential losses into actual profits on some farms and proving that American ingenuity can again overcome the elements. The A. O. Smith Corporation says that the following examples, taken from Harvestore owners, further proves the value of their oxygen-free sealed storage principle that has been under study for several years at leading universities. C. R. Wissmillcr of Cooksville, Illinois, purchased and put corn averaging 19% to 26 % moisture into his Harvestore unit at prices averaging 90c per bushel. 'Using a Harvestore patented bottom method of unloading, with first in. firsl out procedure, Mr. Wissmiller started feeding right away in order to get more storage room for more high moisture corn that he feels may be purchased nearer Spring at prices as low as, perhaps, 40c per bushel. Using these methods, Mr. Wissmiller says he believes he can realize about a $3,000 saving on his Harvestore investment by saving on corn prices under more critical conditions than December, 1957, when he put the plan into operation. Austin Hutcher of Virden, 111., paid from 55c to 85c per bushel for good quality high-moisture corn bought from a farmer who had no way of handling his hig^- moisture corn that wouldn't dry. Moisture content of this corn ran all the way from 25% to 27%, with some as high as 40%. This corn was placed in Mr. Hutcher's two iiarvestore units, to be used as needed, with no danger of spoilage because of high moisture. Mr. Lincoln Loveless of C'ar- • linville, Illinois, purchased a ' Harvestore unit in which he is going to store only high moisture corn purchased from neighbors with no high-moisture storage facilities. He purchased corn with from 25% to 40% moisture, ranging in price from 50c to U5c per bushel. Loveless says he plans to follow this procedure all winter long, feeding out the corn and refilling when necessary. These examples of farmers actually saving money instead of losing it during this high-mois- THE EMBLEM OF DEPENDABILITY Arizona Girl and Utah Bride Win Trip To Europe in Wool-Sewing Contest Joy ladown Trout, 16 year old high school student, and Joyce Johnson, 20 year old wife and b'ink cmpto/ee, model ihcir garments which won two-week tour of the fashion copitals of Europe. PHOENIX. Ariz — U's a trip to Paris. London and Rome this coming summer for Joy Ladawn Trout. 10, of Tollcaon. Aruona, and Joyce Johnson. 20. of Salt Luke City. The trip Is theirs as winners vl Ihe Grand Priic In the junior nnd icr.ior divisions of the eleventh aniul.Tl national "Make It Yourself With Wool" contest held here. Joy. a high school student, won the European trip with her entry of n brown iviit uf wool flnnnel skirt and twccd Jurket. Joyce, wife of a college student, and bookkeeper In a Salt I,.ike City l>:ink. took the ton prize with an ensemble ror.sKiinK of a wool coat and wool jcr- lev ilrcss The young ladles led 34 otlir-r state filiali"'..! U> receive the two u.'ilt trip via ( J tm American World Airways. They will enjoy a stay In New York ami extensive tours of the fashion capitals of Europe as guests of the Wool Bureau and Pciullelon Mills. Several thousand girls between the ages of 13 and 22 enter the contest each year In IB western and mldwestern st.ites The content, which Is designed to show younp, Rtrls how easy it is to sew with' wool, offers prizes" totaling *45,000. Following state-wide eliminations at which slate champions arc selected, the ton home sewing exports appear In the National Fashion Hevlew, which Is a UlghtlKlU of the annual convention of the National Wool Growers Association whose Women's Auxiliary ro-sponsors the contest with The Wool Bureau. Other national award winner* announced at the finals arc: First prlrc. junior division: Vuvonnc Shaffer. JS. Arlckaree, Colorado — an automatic console sewing machine by Singer Sewing Machine Company. First prize, senior division-. Nancy Ann Knnpp. 22. Studio City. California — £300 scholarship by Forstmann Woolen Company. Second prize. Junior division: Judith Ann MauKhan. 16, Preston. Idaho — $300 scholarship by Pendlelon. Second prize, senior divls.'jn: ROM- mary Hammer, IB, Boise, Idaho — *n automatic console Singer tewlnf machine. Third prize, junior division' Jeanne Annette fealnc, 17, Virginia City — »\00 U. S. savings bond from "Sag-No-Mor*" Jrrsov by wyner. Third prU.e. senior division'. Shirley need, 20, Cheyenne. Wyoming — II00 U S savings bond by Stroock St Co Inc. Fourth prize, junior division: Robert* Pckl.-iy. lu. Vancouver. Wash.—f 100 U.S. savings bond by Standard Felt Company. Fourth prize, senior division: Roialyn M. Dunlclau, 18, Arlington, Nebraska — $100 U. S. savings bond by Producer* Livestock Marketing Association o* Ogden. Utah. A special nwnrd, the 1500 John B. Clark scholarship, was presented to Kay Prclffer, 19. of Kcnton. Ohio, by Coau nnd Clark. Inc., for having the moat fashionable garment In the national finals. Another special award, a WOO scholarship for outstanding home sewing skill and academic standing In high school was presented by the Colorado Women's College to JoAnn Wilson, IT. of Hudson, Iowa. The 24 other national finalists received dress lengths of all-wool fabric from Strathmore Mills. The 36 finalists traveled to Phoenix as guests of the P. W. Woolworth Co. Their flve-dav stay included special dinners nnd lunches, selected entertainment, and sightseeing tours of Arizona and parts of Mexico. Iowa Contestants Model Their Fashions Iowa's participants in the "Make It Yourself With Wool" final* modeled their award-winning all-wool fashions for the contest directors in Phoenix as they prepared to appear in the fashion review which was th« climax of the national finals. The girls are scholarship award winner JoAnn Wilson, of Hudson, modeling her wool ensemble consisting of anffqve copper flannel sheath and gold tweed jacket, and Joan " 'dgley, 18, of S'orm Lake, showing the details of her Persian Melon if crepe dress with matching short bolero. At right Is Miss Dorothy h of Cantril, director of the state contest which was sponsored by . Iowa Wool Growers Association in cooperation with the Iowa State oueep Association, and the Wool Bureau. FAYETTE VARIETY HAS THE BUTTONS NEED A NOTION? VISIT THE NEWLY REMODELED NOTION DEPARTMENT AT BAKER'S Fayette Variety lure corn situation is through Jkirvestorc's oxyi-cti- llreo, sealed .storage principle. High moisture corn "bruathi's" and munufiic'luci'K carbon dioxide from the oxygen. Oxygen is soon used up, with no heating or mold — no storage loss. Harveslore manufacturers say thai experiments show Uuit hik'h-woi.'Hiiri' sealed storage in the Harvestore keeps corn in better coiiJilion for feeding than conventional storage. Delays in corn harvesting, higher market discounts because of improperly dried or high- moisture corn, spoilage in cribs and yard piles and loss of food value arc eliminated with the Harvestore, A. O. Smith officials say. Challenge To Iowa" Program Set, County Residents Can Take Part A state-wide educational program, "Challenge to Iowa" in which every citizen of Fayette County may participate, will begin in this area February 2nd, Extension Director M. C. Wangsness of Fayette has announced. "Challenge to Iowa" is not an ordinary statement — it is a real situation, when we consider the fact that Iowa, which is predominantly agriculture, is really feeling the effects of the squeeze of agricultural income tied with the problem of young people growing up on farms and having to move from Iowa to seek gainful employment. Iowa young people, in many cases, would like to be in Iowa, either on farms or in some of our towns. The "Challenge to Iowa" is a study in six Je.-;sons set up by the Iowa State College Extension Service with a view in mind that Iowa people might aUack this problem. Cooperating in presenting the study material are radio and television stations. The first television program starts over KWWL- TV February 2nd from 2:30 to 3 p.m. and continues on the 9th, 10th, 23rd, March 2nd and March 9lh. The WMT-TV program runs for six weeks starting February lith from 12:15 to 12:30 pjn. Study guides for individuals or groups will be mailed to anyone writing the County Extension Office, Fayette. These will fit with the television programs and radio programs. The Extension Office will also provide forms for folks to express their opinions which will ue summarized at the end of each week. They will be a part of a study summary at the end of the six weeks session. FEEDS "You can pay mom — but •fou s fe««'»; buy b«lt*t" MM. by BELL BRAND FARM SUPPLY Fayettc, DRIVE IN BREAKFAST - LUNCH - DINNER lUUUIUUiUlliilUIUiaiUilltiUllUIUUitiUllitUUUiUllUlUUiUlUUUUiiUiiiiliiUUiUUUtUtlUiUUUimilimHUtti'

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