The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on November 17, 1961 · Page 7
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Two State Dairy Winners In Far And Near 4-H Club By JOYCE STAROSTA Far And Near 4-H Club The Far and Near 4-H Club is proud to have two of its members chosen as state champions in dairy production. Jean Reichard and James Sowers received this honor and won trips to Chicago. Because James isn't yet 15, he will be unable to go. In the state 4-H dairy production contest, daily milk weights are recorded. Once-a-month butter fat tests are made, and results of production, plus feed records, are filed on proper forms and sent to extension dairyman. At the close of contest year, a summary of records are sent to ihe extension dairyman to be judged. Jean has been enrolled in dairy for seven years. Her first calf was a registered Guernsey bought at a farm sale. Two of her cows were on the dairy production honor roll this year. Jean has shown Guernseys at the fair five years. She has been on the state dairy judging team and has received county awards in dairy two years. Jean has given two demonstrations and a talk on dairy foods in county competition. She has tried to pass on all she has learned in dairy to the younger members. Jean has been in 4-H eight years. She has served as council representative two years and vice president one year. This year she received seven county awards in canning, beautification of home grounds, clothing, dairy, garden, home economics and a guard for her silver achievement pin. She is an active member in all 4-H events. James has been working with his Jersey projects five years. At the age of 8 he received his first calf from his older brother. He took her to the Jersey Parish Show and several fairs and received numerous prizes. He has received several prizes on that calf. James has entered the 4-H fitting and showing contest four years. He has placed second in the county dairy judging contest and first in the fitting and showing contest. He was nominated by the 4-H County Club Agent for junior membership in the American Jersey cattle club. For two years he has received county awards in dairy. James has given a talk in county competition on dairy and has given many talks at club meetings on his dairy project. He has been enrolled for three years in dairy production. This year he had two cows in production. He pays his Dad for all feed costs. The balance of his milk check he uses for his school expenses and spending money. James has worked in 4-H five years. He has been junior president, junior reporter, recreation leader, and this year he is council representative. He, like Jean, is active in all 4-H activities. James has increased his dairy project to five registered females and plans to have one or two cows each year for sale, the money to be used for a college education. Wellsville News Dean Lingle At Meeting In New York By BERNICE HOLDEN Dean Lingle, daughter of Mrs. Pearl Lingle, was in New York Nov. 13 and 14 to attend a meeting of the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Committee. Miss Lingle, with the Pendleton, Ore., library, is the only committee member from the West Coast. The award, given by the Book of the Month Club, is a $5,000 grant given to a small library for the specific purpose of buying books. Prior to going to Pendleton, Ore., Miss Lingle had been connected with Carnegie Free Li- baray, for two years. Before entering library work she was a teacher in the Wellsville schools. Brown's Bylines Here Are Results Of Sorghum Tests JEAN REICHARD and one of her prize-winning Guernseys. yield shown Moisture tests are given for each variety except KS603. Varieties and yields follow, JAMES SOWERS and award-winning Jersey. IFYE Delegates Report On Their Summer Abroad The Louis H. Hanson Unit of moisture in American Legion Auxiliary termining t brought gifts for the gift shop at the V. A. Hospital at Wadsworth at its meeting Monday evening, Nov. 13. The doll which Auxiliary members are going to dress as a Christ mas project was displayed. Auxiliary members wanting to make doll clothes for the project may contact the project chairman, Imogene Good. Members will go to the hospital on Dec. 5. This will replace the December meeting. Members wanting to make the trip should contact the president, Dorothy Thomlinson. Discussion followed on the annual Legion and Auxiliary potluck supper which will be on New Year's evening. Ten members were present. All went to the A & D Dairy Bar for coffee after the meeting. Mr. and Mrs. A. V. McAuley and family returned Thursday from attending funeral services for her grandfather, John C. Campbell. Mr. Campbell had made his home with his son, Ivy Campbell, Versailles, Mo., and was bedfast the past year. He would have been 86 Nov. 16. Funeral services were in Stephens Chapel at Russellville, Mo., at 2 p.m. Thursday. Burial was at 01- ean. Dinner guests of Mrs. Martha Steen, Emporia, recently were Mrs. Dave Sturm, Mrs. Clarence Moldenhauer, Mrs. Darrell Kerr, Mrs. Pearl Lingle and Mrs. AT- mina Kennedy, Kansas City, Kas. The hostess, Mrs. Steen, is a sister of Mrs. Sturm and is Mrs. By DON BROWN Results of the grain sorghum variety demonstration on the Dale Dieterich farm at Princeton have been secured. The yields were obtained by catching the grain from the combine auger as it passed stakes used as guides, three rows with total length of 200 feet. This made a sample area of 1-70 of an acre. I feel that this method of yield check is practical in view of the fact that heads that cannot be picked up by the combine are of no value to consider as yield. Moisture tests were taken on all samples and converted to 15.5 per cent verting a part of their acreage from th production of what or from the production of wheat or barley, as the case may be, and devoting that acreage to an approved conservation use, and they will also qualify for price support on their 1962 crop. The 1962 wheat support is at a minimum national average of $2 a bushel. While the 1962 barley price support has not yet been announced, it will be at a level not less than for 1961. The national average support price for 1961- crop barley was 93 cents per bushel. HDU News TEQUA — Help for shoppers' is here in the form of correct care information permanently attached to garments and fabric household items. It is done with pictures showing at a glance whether the item should be washed by hand or machine or dry cleaned, also how it is to be ironed or pressed. Developed by the National Retail Merchants Association and recently endorsed by the National Better Business Bureau, Inc., these sure care symbols have been adopted by several progressive manufacturers of fabric goods. Fiber content labels required by federal law will continue to appear on all fabric goods. The new symbols merely supplement that information and make it unnecessary to keep so many instruction tags on file in the laundry. THE OTTAWA HERALD Friday, November 17,1961 Ooa Brow* Farm Agent Rose garden enthusiasts will be particularly interested in circular 288, Growing Roses in Kansas. This publication with several full color reproductions has a pertinent section on winter care of roses as well as detailed information on their selection and care It can be obtained at the county Extension office. THE TON WASHINGTON (AP) - An Indiana girl lost her appendix while on a trip above the Arctic Circle. An Illinois lad found the young people in Sweden "are just as proper as you'll find anywhere." It all happened during what the National 4-H Club Foundation termed a highly successful International Farm Youth Exchange. Suzanne Weibel of Kirkland, Ind., and a senior at Indiana University, spent six months in Finland and stayed with six farm families. On a trip to Lapland, she was taken ill while in a restaurant. The appendix was removed in a hospital in the town of Sodankyla, nearly 100 miles north of the Arctic Circle. Walter Griffith, Galesburg, EL, said he went to Sweden quite curious about the attitudes and social lives of Swedish girls. "If you've heard that morals are a little more easy-going over there, it's just tourist propaganda," Griffith reported. The 48 are in Washington for an evaluation session of their experiences. Members of the group, with the nations they visited, included: Darlene Dewey, Delphos, Kan.— Switzerland. Hal Judy, Hutchinson, Kan. — Luxembourg. Marcia Rygaard, Effingham, Kan.—Germany. Nancy Ewing, Nevada, Mo. — England, Wales. Marjorie Faeth, St. Charles, Mo. — Ireland, North Ireland. Anna Karrasch, St. Joseph, Mo. — Netherlands. Byron Rosbrugh, Appleton City, Mo.—Switzerland. Plans Refinery MOSCOW (AP) *- Tass, the Soviet news agency reported today that Soviet technicians soon will begin construction of an oil refinery for Ethiopia at the Red Sea port of Assab. The news agency said the refinery would have a capacity of 500,000 tons a year. *• i i i There's A Place For Sentiment In A Safe Deposit Box Keepsakes - family heirlooms - photographs, items so valuable they have no price, deserve the safest protection that money can buy. It's also the least expensive when you keep them in a safe deposit box in our vault. GET ONE FOR YOUR VALUABLES Dtchly tailored fingertip cool It • fuprtm* achl*vtmint In th» art of fcltnding fabric, fit and ityl*. Hand- temily ityltd for modern living. Plain Colors ....$19.95 Plaids $21.95 GROVER KNIGHT'S Men's Clothing Lingle's sister-in-law. Steven, 4-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Wain, spent a week recently with his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ira Higginbotham, Tonganoxie. Joash Chest Sunday will be observed at the Wellsville Methodist Church on Nov. 19 during the regular morning worship service, and a special offering will be received. A wooden chest made by Russell Lambert will be used for this occasion. A surprise anniversary celebration planned by Mrs. Esther Todd and Mrs. Leroy Todd was carried out Monday evening to honor Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Harbison. The Harbison's were married 25 years on Tuesday, Nov. 14. The party was at the Harbison home, with refreshments served. Attending were Mr. and Mrs. Bob Coons, Mr. and Mrs. Marlin Chanay and children, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Todd, Mr. and Mrs. Otis Broers, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Carpenter, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Thorns* Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Todd, Mrs. Minnie Todd and Mrs. Esther Todd. Mrs. Marie Freed and her mother, Mrs. A. W. Kohler, have moved to Harrisonville, Mo., for the winter to be near Mrs. Kohler's daughter, Mrs. George Eavey. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Smith, Hoyt, were in Wellsville Sunday to visit friends. They formerly are of this area. Recent visitors of Mrs. Frieda Moore were her mother, Mrs. Elmer Mathes, and her brother- in-law, Tom Liggett, both of Des Moines, Iowa. Guests of the J. W. Tomlinsons Monday and Tuesday were Mrs. Tomlinson's sister, Mrs. Delores Lovelace and son, Ken, Amarillo, Tex.; her mother, Mrs. George K. Winter, and her brother, Lavern Winter, both of Virgil, Kas. yield listed first and then moisture: RS 610 - 75, 15.8; KS 603 — 70, -; KS 602-74, 17.7; KS 630 - 86, 15.0; KS 701 - 72, 18.1; RS 650 — 70, 16.5; Plainsman— 90, 16.5; Frontier 410E — 91, 15.6; Rudy Patrick 200 — 89, 15.4; Rudy Patrick 220 — 96, 15.3; Pioneer — 94, 15.2. The Plainsman is the only open - pollinated variety, and the others are hybrid. KS 630 is the only white variety in the group. KS 701 did not stand well and was too tall to be considered as a good selection. RS 650 and Frontier 410 both 1 developed by crossing Combine Kafir 60 and Plainsman, were the shortest of all varieties and heads were of even height. RS 650 did not have a very thick stand which might account for the difference of yield. I do not have the percentage of all of the hybrids in the plot, but here are some of them: RS 610-Combine Kafir x 7078, KS 630 — Combine Kafir 60 x Combine White Fiterita. The plot was planted on June 12 and harvested on Nov. 10. I would like to express my thanks to Dale for his cooperation in conducting this demonstration. Thanks go also to Jack Sawin for his part in harvesting operations. Less than a month remains in which growers may file applications to take part in the 1962 winter wheat stabilization and the 1962 feed grain program for winter barley. The deadline is December 1. Farmers who take part in the programs will be eligible to receive special payments for di- York, Latham Hearing Delay RUSSELL, Kan. (AP)-District Judge Benedict P. Cruise has postponed until Nov. 27 a hearing on a motion for a new trial for George Ronald York and James Douglas Latham. The hearing, scheduled for today, was delayed at the request of court-appointed defense attorneys who said they needed more time to check new information and get a transcript of trial testimony. A jury assessed the death penalty Nov. 7 against York, 18, of Jacksonville, Fla., and Latham, 19 of Mauriceville, Tex., for killing Ziegler, 62, near Wallace, Kan., last June 9. The youths also are accused of slaying six other persons in Florida, Illinois, Tennessee and Colorado. These were some of the facts presented in the lesson, "Care of New Fabrics," given by Mrs. J. E. Decker to the members of Te- qua Unit at their meeting with Mrs. Leslie Mallory. A report on Achievement Day was given by Mrs. L. A. Green. Mrs. W. I. Hink will serve on the Advisory Board for the coming year. Mrs. Ruby Wallace, Azusa, Calif., and Nina Fitzgerald were guests. WYCOFF - Met Wednesday with Mrs. Lawrence Lundstedt for a covered dish luncheon. Mrs. Walter Willis presented the lesson on fabrics and their care. Mrs. 11. E. Roseberry discussed Civil Defense, and Mrs. Earl Farris, citizenship and government. There were seven members and one guest present. The next meeting will be a Christmas Party with Mrs. E. S. Bush on Dec. 13. CENTROPOLIS - The November meeting was at the home of Mrs. Howard Myers. The lesson on care of new fabrics was given by Mrs. Vern Sink. The next meeting will be Dec. 13 at the home of Mrs. Frank Roller with a luncheon at 12:30 and gift exchange party in the afternoon. . RICHMOND - Met Nov. 9 at the home of Mrs. W. K. McCall. Mrs. Loren Snider presided at the business meeting. Thirteen women were present. Mrs. Alma Bastin gave the lesson on care and kinds of fabrics. Roll call was on Veterans Day. After the meeting was recreation, and a door prize was presented. Mrs. McCall served. refreshments. The next meeting will be the Christmas party with Hazel Snider, Dec. 5. ELM GROVE - Met with Mrs. Eldon Walker. Mrs. Anton Stra- fuss conducted the business meeting. The unit voted to send $10 to the welfare office for a Christmas basket. The standard of excellence was reviewed. Care of new fabrics was the lesson given.by Mrs. Junior Aubry. Mrs. John R. Forrer helped serve refreshments The next meeting will be the Christmas meeting. MODERNETTES - Met at the home of Mrs. Darrell Mullins. Mrs. Harvey Martin conducted business. Plans were made for a Christmas dinner Dec. 12 with Mrs. Paul Boyke. Selection and care of fabrics informtion ws presented by Mrs. Raymond Smith to 11 members and one guest, Mrs Tony Van Leiden. HARMONY HOMES — Met with Mrs. Carl Peterson. Plans for the December meeting include an apron exchange, potluck dinner and members bringing ideas for Christmas gifts and decorations. Mrs. Everett Burgess presented the lesson on care of new fabrics to the 12 members present. Award To Dog PITTSBURGH. (AP)-A 7-year- old Boxer dog who helped save a nearby Munhall family from fire has received a posthumous heroism award from the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society. The dog, "Toots" was the pet of the John Delaney family. It died after rousing the sleeping family from bed when the Delaney home caught fire last Oct. 18. Genuine FARMALL PISTON and SLEEVE SETS For FARMALL M '45.45 Aluminum Pistons Chrome Rings Also available for other models. You'll know you SAVED at... SHELDON Truck & Tractor Co. Where the MOP & Santa Fe Meet Union Chapel Church DONATION SALE 2 miles east Rock Creek School Monday. Nov. 20th . . . 1:00 P.M. Livestock; hay; straw; grain; poultry; eggs; farm equipment; cream separator; furniture; 2 gas •toves; lawn mower and numerous other articles. Not responsible in case of accidents Auct. Gordon James Clerk: Glen Hayward (Lunch served at noon by W.S.C.S.) THE NORTH SIDE BANK Tecumseb and Main Dial CH 2-2052 R. S. Hill, Pres. Ed Hosier, Vice Pres. and Cashier Mamie Sands, Asst. Cashier Glen Hayward, Asst. Cashlgr Howard Deputy, Asst. Cashier Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Down The Drain LOS ANGELES (AP)—Down the drain went Maureen M. Gray's $2,000 diamond-studded wrist watch. She notified police Wednesday that she had placed the watch on the water tank in her bathroom. In reaching for—and pressing— the flushing lever, she accidentally brushed the watch into the 'bowl ^— Public Sale As I am quitting farming I will sell my personal property at public autcion at the farm located 1 mile east of viaduct south of Richmond, and % mile south or 6% mile north, and 1 mile east and 94 mile north of Garnett, Kansas. Monday, Nov. 20,1961 Commencing at 10:00 o'clock 13 HEAD OF CATTLE — Guernsey cow, 8 yrs. old, good; Guernsey cow, 8 yrs. old, milking; Whiteface Guernsey cow, 2 yrs. old, milking; Whiteface Guernsey cow, 3 yrs. old, milking; 5 Whiteface heifers, 2 yrs. old, springers; Whiteface heifer, 2 yrs. old calf by side; Whiteface heifer, 7 months old; registered Hereford bull, 4 yrs. old. HAY — 650 bales prairie hay; 1000 bales alfalfa hay; 225 bales red clover, round bales. MACHINERY — 1960 self-propelled 45 combine, good; No. 10 corn picking head; No. 70 John Deere diesel tractor with gasoline engine starter, Rolla- matic and power steering; No. 801 three point hitch; cylinder; comfort cab; 4-14" John Deere plow, No. 814; No. 5 John Deere mower; 2-row cultivator; Cock-Shutt manure spreader; M-M rotary hoe; Mulkay 32-ft. elevator with gas engine; trailer wagon with good flat bed; John Deere corn planter, No. 999, 2-point hitch; 2-section drag narrow. HOGS — 3 Duroc gilts, weight around 275 Ibs. SHEEP — 10 head ewes, 2 to 5 yrs. old. TRUCK — 1949 International Truck, % ton. GRAIN — 150 bushels oats. MISCELLANEOUS — Electric pump and motor; 50-ft. endless belt; hedge posts; railroad ties; hog feeder; pipe feed rack; hand pump; rock cutter tools; crowbars; sledge hammer; shovels; log chain; boomers; some hand tools; stock tank; other miscellaneous items. HOUSEHOLD GOODS — Some household goods. TERMS: CASH. No property to be removed until settled for. Not responsible in case of accidents. Lunch by Scipio Catholic Ladies Albert Kipper, owner Ratliff & Ratliff, Auctioneers Peoples State Bank, Richmond, Clerk NUZMAN'S CARLOAD Buying of POSTS ancf POLES 6 1 /2 Ft. to 25 Ft. CARLOAD Buying of Galvanized ROOFING and SIDING LEADING MIDWEST COLLEGES are recommending Pole-type construction. You get more years of service from your building when you buy DIERKS pressure-treated poles and WHEELING galvanized roofing and siding. Check With Us Before You Buy NUZMAN LUMBER 113 E. 1st- CH 24572

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