Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on March 26, 1976 · Page 28
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Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 28

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Heider Adds Larger, Heavier Duty Wagon to its Farm Line Bigger, bigger, bigger seems to be the trend in farming. This means that farms are getting larger and consequently the equipment used in farming is getting larger, also. With the huge combines now used in harvesting it has become more and more of a problem to move the grain from the combine as fast as it is harvested. Heider Mfg. Co. of Carroll has tried to stay with the trend by manufacturing large equipment to move these products. Recently the company added another larger and heavier duty wagon to its line in order to help accomplish this purpose. The same trend seems to be true in the livestock feeding business as more farmers are getting set up to mass produce livestock. The Heider company continues to make auger boses to move feed to these large feeders. Along this trend the larger auger wagons seem to be more in demand than the smaller ones. Timei Herald, Carroll, la. Friday, March 26, 1976 This pioneer industry in Carroll is still working toward trouble-free equipment for the Midwest farmer. Breakdowns are costly and usually come at inopportune times; therefore, the comapny feels that it is much better to have a little more strength than needed instead of a little less built into the products. The demand still continues quite heavy for large barge type boxes in sizes up to 7x12 and 7x14. The popularity of this model is due to its versatility in being able to move almost all kinds of farm products. Speaking of quality products, a Heider official said, the Heider company continues to produce a top .quality line of ladders. Heider ladders meet the standards set up by the government and are therefore much in demand by industry where company as well as safety departments demand the best. The Heider company continues to operate chiefly in the State of Iowa and the states that surround it with "quality equipment" for trouble free performance being its motto. The Heider company, a major Carroll employer, has been in business here for nearly three-quarters of a century. It was established by the late Henry J. and John C. Heider. The firm's first products were made for horse-drawn equipment. Later, the company designed and sold the Heider tractor. Some of these machines are still in existence. Still later a complete line of ladders and children's coaster wagons were manufactured. In dharge of operations and sales at the plant are Paul E. Heider, president; John J. Heider, secretary-treasurer; Leo Fitzpatrick and E.A. Vaatveit, vice presidents. BUILDINGQRREMODELINGP • HOMES • GARAGES COMMERCIAL TELL US YOUR NEEDS WE'LL DO THE REST! DESIGN & BUILDING PLANNING SERVICE 20 YEARS BUILDING EXPERIENCE IN CARROLL AREA MORE FOR YOUR MONEY WHEN YOU BUILD WITH METAL BUILDINGS CICO OFFICE BUILDING - Hwy. 30 West PETERSEN MOTORS BUILDING - Hwy. 30 West COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS Custom designed with complete architectural freedom. - • FARM STORAGE BUILDINGS Available in standard widths and lengths. BAUMHOVER 621 E. llth St. Phone 792-1415 CONSTRUCTION INC. Carroll, Iowa THIS IS AN ARTIST'S conception of what New Hope Village will look like when completed in about five years. Construction of three or four cottages and part of the central building is expected to get under way this.spring. The first, phase will cost $1 million. Total cost is expected to be $3 million. Rebekah is Charitable Kiwanis Active in Sponsoring Odd Fellows Organization Key Community Activities A joint installation of the 1976 officers of the Rebekah and Odd Fellows lodges from Carroll and Coon Rapids was held for the first time this year. The local Central Rebekah Lodge No. 191 is a charitable organization. Most of its work is connected with the Odd Fellows. It makes donations to local organizations, to the Odd Fellows Home, Mason City, and the Children's Home, Council Bluffs. It also helps families in distress with meals and sends shut-ins cards and gifts. The lodge traditionally helps the Odd Fellows decorate 25 to 30 graves of past members at the local cemetery with small American flags and lodge emblems on Memorial day. Mrs. Earl Miller was recently elected noble grand for 1976. Other elected officers are Mrs. Omar Coffman, vice grand; Mrs. Archie Jones, financial secretary; Mrs. Winifred Schaefer, recording secretary and Mrs. Ralph Dunn, treasurer. Mrs. Calvin Edwards was the district deputy president. The lodge meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. $37,339.50 Paid in 1975 for Permits Hunting and fishing license receipts totaled $37,339.50 in Carroll County in 1975, according to County Recorder Ray Reicks. The largest money-getter was a combination hunting-fishing license, which brought in $10,160. Next inline was fishing only licenses, totaling $9,540. Non-resident hunting licenses gathered $8,050 and resident hunting licenses got $6,854. Fishing licenses out-numbered the rest with 2,385 being sold. Hunting licenses totaled 1,369 and combinations totaled 1,270. Other licenses brought in the following amounts, Reicks said: Annual hunting for persons 65 or older $8.75, annual fishing for persons 65 or older ,$11.25, annual combination for persons-65 or older ,$2.50, lifetime fishing $126, lifetime hunting $6, combination lifetime $296, one-day fishing $176, non-resident six-day fishing $140, non-resident season fishing $210, non-resident hunting $8,050, trapping for persons 16 and younger $65, trapping for persons older than 16 $555, duck stamps $483, trout stamps $105 and txwand arrow deer licenses $560. STATES ADOPT SHIP PORTLAND, Ore, (AP) — The brigantine Explorer haV been adopted by Oregon and Washington as the official flagship to represent the states at bicentennial activities at Philadelphia and New York. The 150-foot wooden Explorer operated as a survey vessel along the Pacific Northwest and Alaska coasts until 1939 when it was transferred to the National Youth Administration as a training ship. The Kiwanis Club continues to operate as one of the city's most- active service organizations, sponsoring a variety of civic projects each year, including some that appeal to the farmers of the area. One of the biggest projects last year was the Carroll County Corn Yield Contest in cooperation with the Iowa Crop Improvement Association which provided the rules for the contest. According to Wayne Daniels, out-going president, there will be a greater stress this year on increasing farmer participation in the contest. The contest had 38 entrants with 34 TJcmpleting the necessary requirements. For- the first.time,, the Kiwanis members actively participated in measuring the plots and computing the individual yields. The winners of last year's contest were Larry Brant of Glidden, first with 145.21 bushels per acre; L. M. Fiedler of Glidden, second with 137.37 bushels per acre; and William Deuel of Lake City, third with 133.86 bushels per acre. The scholarship program was continued with $900 in scholarships being awarded to students from Carroll Community High School and Kuemper High School. The students receiving the scholarships will attend college and vocational schools; The funds for these scholarships.were secured by a Pancake Day held at the Graham Park Shelter House. The club's spiritual aims program within the community involved updating the church directory for the city and copies of the new directory were placed in restaurants and motels in Carroll and on the bulletin board at Swan Lake. Prayer tents were also placed in local resturants. The club members worked in the auxiliary coffee shop at St. Anthony Regional Hospital every Saturday night from VFWPostto Sponsor Events for Bicentennial . The Carroll post of the Veterans of Foreign .Wars is headed this year by Robert McDonald. The senior vice-commander is Urban (John) Janning. Other officers are Paul Bernholtz, junior vice-commander; Fritz Walz, judge advocate; Bernard J. Bolster, chaplain; John Beyerink, adjutant and Lyle Heisterkamp, quartermaster. The trustees include Janning, Bolster and Cy Butterfield. According to McDonald, activity and membership are the responsibility of Bolster and Orville Olberding. ''This committee coordinates visiting groups of other posts in the state and also hosts many visiting VFW officers and members," McDonald explained. The organization will sponsor family pot lucks along with special nights throughout the Bicentennial year, McDonald added. The post meetings are every fourth Wednesday of the month at 8 p.m. at the Pin Oaks. February 10 to April 30th. The Kiwanis Qweens worked at the reception desk during these nights from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Another project carried out by the Kiwanians and their Qweens was a Valentine Party for the aged people of the local care facilities and Carroll County Home. The group of 80 guests were entertained by local talent at the Holy Spirit gymnasium. Qweens provided cake served with ice cream. The Panorama series was carried into this year. The broadcast program helps people appreciate their heritage and become more familiar with events which shaped North America." Kiwanians assisted in the showing and presentation of the Billy Graham movie, "Time to Run." The movie proved to be inspirational to many people in the community. ' In connection with youth services, the Kiwanis Club sponsored a Senior, Little League .base.^!! team ,with m.e.m.b er,.s,.,a s s i s t i^ig, jn coaching and umpiring. Shirts were purchased for the team members. Members of the club assisted the Kuemper Key Club in their Toys for Tots drive and contributed;canned goods for the Christmas Canned Goods for the needy program. Lou Galetich was honored by the Key Club in appreciation for his many years of work with the Key Club and the youth in the Carroll area. The Kiwanis meetings were changed from Wednesday at 6:15 p.m. to Monday at 6:45 a.m. effective February 2. The meetings are still held at Tony's Restaurant. Officers installed for 1975-1976 included Reese Abbe, president; Richard 'White, president-elect; Larry Clark and Frank Pinnow, vice-presidents; and Lee Bratten, secretary-treasurer. The board of directors included: Gary Bluhm, Larry Clark, Jim Prentice, Larry Cruchelow, Jewel Jung, Gilbert Klindt and William Kiirth. TO TEACH AT EASTMAN ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) The Cleveland Quartet will join the faculty of the University of Rochester's Eastman School of Music, beginning in the, 1976-77 academic year. There will ...also be a. competition to select ,a 'quartet s of; graduate string .students who will study, with the Cleveland Quartet'and assist them in their work at the school. WRITER CONFERENCE LOS ANGELES (AP) —The fourth New England writers' and illustrators' conference in children's literature will be held in Northampton, Mass., April 24. The conference is sponsored by the Society of Children's Book Writers. One of Oldest Lodges Here The Carroll Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge No. 279 (I.O.O.F.) is in its second century. The local unit contributes to an educational foundation, eye bank and visusl resesrch foundstion, junior youth lodges and over 60 I.O.O.F. homes for children and adults throughout the United States. Each Memorial Day the I.O.O.F. places flags on the graves 'of lodge members. Nationally, the organization places a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetary. This is the only fraternal organizstion permitted to so do. Heading the local lodge this year is John McClellan, noble grand, and Leonard Crest, vice grand. Meetings are held on the second floor of the building the I.O.O.F. has owned since the early 1900's at 525 N. Main. The I.O.O.F. is'one of the city's oldest social and fraternal orders.-The lodge received 'its charter-in 'October 1 ,1874. r ••"'•• "• The Carroll lodge is part of the West Central Iowa I.O.O.F., in which 15 lodges in five counties are associated. MORErWOMEN THAN MEN PRAGUE (AP)—There are 111 women judges in the capital of Slovakia, Bratislava, a local paper reported, claiming they had a majority over male judges. EAAARAL GARDEN CENTER We are proud to be a part of the growth and progress of Carroll, by serving the growing needs that beautify the city. * Tropical Fish and Supplies * Nursery Stock * Free Landscaping : Service . Plants and Seeds House and Terrarium Plants * Garden'Supplies * Farm Seed * 'Hybrid Corn HWY. 30 WEST CARROLL HOURS Mon.-Thurs. 8:00-5:00 Fri. 8:00-9:00 Sat. 8:00-5:00 Sun. 1:00-5:00 P.M.

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