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Sp i«i " I •Bode'': fceith Nasby,^ a SeabeS who recently returned frdrfl the outhwest Pacifidiis stationed ndtf t Camp Parks, Calif. A vetefaft f several invasions during the eriod of hearty three years while e was overseas, he recetttixjspem 30-day leave here with his fam- ly and relatives. His wife and oung son expect to join him at Camp Parks Aug. 15. The Good Old Days No. 7 Being n series of old-time pictures showing scenes of Aigonn. and this store, and used in connection with our present Diamond Jubilee year celebration. This is an interior view of the old Armory, which occupied the 44 feet in the two vacant lots just west of the present Pratt Electric Company's new building. The early history of this rather famous old frame building is somewhat shrouded in mystery altho these facts have been assembled. From all reports we can gather, the old Armory was built by a Mr. Waldo of Humboldt about the year 1887 as a roller skating rink. Company F took the building over in the early '90's as their headquarters and from then on it grew in the imaginative minds of Algonians, old and young. We can still remember the rifles lined up against the wall and the "lockers" with uniforms in the front room. The Armory was really the social center of Algona. The Annual Bean Supper, sponsored by the G. A. R. was held here as well as dances and various large banquets. August Sterzbach used it for his dancin? classes and it was here that many of us learned the old fashioned waltz and the then^popular schottische. It was th(§ home of the 57th Regimental band, one of the outstanding military bands in the entire state. High School basket ball was born (and thrived) in the building and there is scarcely an old-timer living in Algona who could not add to the illustrious history of the Armory. In its later years, it served as an implement store for first, W. E. McDonald and later for P. J. Greiner followed by several garages. A few years ago, the old structure became so unsafe that it was torn down but it will always remain a pleasant memory to Algonians who spent many enjoyable evenings under its old tar-paper roof. Dr. and Mrs. C. M. Cronk tit loomfield were visitors Monday t the home of Rev. and Mrs. Leo est. . Mrs. Marc Moore and daughter, tfaxine, visited Saturday with the aughter, Mrs. Emmert Dean, nt ort Dodge. Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Becker and ons, Dickie and Billie, spent the ourth of July at Interlaken Park, airmont, Minn. Marcla Elscheid of Storm Lake spending this week with her riend Betty Harig, daughter of r. and Mrs. J. A. Harig. Miss Clara Zahlten is going to rfollandale, Minn., Sunday to visit or a week With her two cousins, ohn and Margaret Thompson. Garry and Batlcy Aalfs, sons of r. and Mrs. Cliff Aalfs, of Sioux I ity, are visiting here with their randparents, Mr. and Mrs. C. L. lailey. Petty Officers, first class, Bernrd Bode, son of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bode, arrived Saturday night or a 20-day furlough here with- is parents. Mr. and Mrs. G. C. Scobee went o Rochester Sunday to consult octors about Mrs. Scobee's eyes. . Scobee is local agent for the Milwaukee. Mrs. Mary Austin of Salem, Ore., s visiting this week* at the home of Mr and Mrs. Leo McEnroe of Algona. Mrs. Austin is an aunt of VIrs. McEnroe.. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Becker pent Tuesday and Wednesday at Lake Okoboji with Mr. and Mrs. Tony Goeders, of Mason City, who used to live in Algona. Mrs. Lynn Mills and son, Billy, of Medford, Ore, came Tuesday for a visit of two or three months with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. 5 McCullough. Mrs. Lynn is the •ormer Maureen McCullough. Meredith Larson arrived Monday for a month of vacation with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. L. Larson. Upon her return to Chicago, Meredith will be a, senior cadet nurse at St. Luke's hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Burkett of Studers Visit Son, Now Commissioned, In Chicago, 111. Wesley: Mr. and Mrs. AH. Studer returned home Monday morning from Chicago, 111., where they had gone on Thursday evening to meet their son (Buddy) Gerald, who was graduated from the midshipman school at Columbia college, New York City, on Thursday. He was commissioned an ensign and reported back to New York iollowing his 4-day leaye. Mae Studer arrived in Chicago from Miami, Fla., where she had been employed in defense work the past year. She visited with her brother and returned home with her parents. Wesley Couple's Daughter Dies Wesley: Ruth Elizabeth, the youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Girres, died Sunday even- Ing and was buried in St, Joseph's cemetery Monday afternoon. The infant, 'born April 2, had not been well since birth. There are three other daughters. Trucker Breaks Leg Putting Up Hay Hurt: pale Dundas, a trucker. fell and broke his leg Friday while helping put up hay at th« home of his mother, Mrs. Mary Dundas, near Armstrong. Cause of the fall was the breaking of the trip-rope. The break was above the ankle. Dundas was taken to the Kossuth county hospital for the night but was brought to his hpine Saturday. The bones will be set when the swelling in his leg goes down. Mayor Court Fines Jerry Sandberg was fined $10 plus costs Sunday for reckless driving, Also fined was Roger Heunsley, picked up on a charge of drunkeness, and George Schuf- ler, taken into custody for the ' ' ' same reason, was paroled to Sheriff A. J. Cogley. BAPTIST CHURCH Robert F. KUtrell, Pastor 10 a. m.—Sunday school. 11 a. m.—Worship, "God Work ing in World Conditions," by thi pastor. 7 p. m.—Baptist youth fellow ship. 8 p. m.—"We See Jesus" bj Deacon John M. Jordan. Mr. Jor dan will also conduct the service on Sunday, July 22. CHURCH OF THE NAZAKENE Leo I. Best, Pastor Sunday school, 10:00 a. m. Morning worship, 11:00 a. m Message theme, "The Secret o Immortal Youth." N. Y. P. S. Miss lone Blanchan leader, 7:15 p. m. Evening service, 8:00 p. m. Ser mon topic, "A Consuming Fire' Prayer meeting Wednesday ev ening at church, 8:00 p. m. Young peoples prayer meetm each Friday evening at 8:00 p. m ST. CECEWA'S COTHU3H J. M, Mallinger, Pastor Masses at 7:00 8:30 and 10:0i TRINITY LUTBEEAN CHUR<3 Luther H. Loesch. Pastor Sunday school at 9:45 a. m. Bible class at 9:45 a. m. Divine service at 10:30 a. m. You are always welcome in th house of God. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Clarence C. Richardson, Pastor Sunday, July 15: 10 a. m.-r-Sunday school. 11 a. m.—Morning worship con ducted by the Elders of the churc in the absence of the pastor who ' teaching at summer conference. (Elders will usher, furnish spe cjal music and speak at this ser vice. LOCALS he* brother, MM. Wash., left . with after visltifig h£r6 a With her bfathef fid, and family. She Will 'visit brothel Hairy, at Gdfwitn.' .iftfid other relatives In this Vl61ft^ v Norma Olson of ftefflbttlnai li visiting a few days with Ma^jM Moore, daughte'fof Deputy SH«Hff and Mrs. Marc Moore. JVIaSdne. la home on a. two weeks', vac.atloh from Cedar Rapids. Both '. girls went to radio school lh OmaM*at the same time. v > KJ! Mr. and Mrs. John Algona and the letter's . Oscar Houtrey and 'son Keith of Hollywood, Calif,, spent the Fourth of July at Clear 'Lake. Mrs.' i No experletice,. ftefcesiary, •' Pratt Electric.Go,- .^".i^ ^^.^.,2$ ' - - trey and Keith sperft front until Saturday .of last w here with the McEnroes. >44S . r Lcighton 'MtsbftCh, secret*?!" 6f the Chamber of Commerce, spent the week end in Des Moines-with his family and on Monday retUftl- ed bringing Mrs. Misbach. .IThey are preparing their apartment. In the Misbach building -and. Wll move t& Algona as soon as; it.-is ready. " ' . ,$.?.•. Mr. and Mrs. James Herring were Friday evening dinner guests at the home of the latter's sister and husband, Mr. and Mrs. C, L. Webb. The Herrings had been visiting for the past three weeks with ler parents at Burt arid were .on their way back to thelt. home, ; in Washington, D. C. .'...'.;'•.;,<? Mr. and Mrs. liaugrhlin Quinri of Washington, D. C., will arrive h^xt Thursday for a visit with Mrs. Quinn's mother, Mrs. C. T. Chhbb, and Mr. Quihn's sisters, Mrs. Jdel M. Herbet and Mrs, Roy Christensen. Mrs. Quinn will make an .indefinite visit with her mother, but her husband who is with the War Production Board, will be here only a short- time. '' , Mr. and Mrs. Emil Woodford and three sons, Jim, Bob and Bill, .of Los Angeles, 'Calif.', came, las Thursday evening for a two weeks> visit here with Mrs. Woodford'! parents Mr. and Mrs. S. E. Nor^. land. Both the Woodfords are employed in defense work. The No- lands' youngest son, Wayne, _6f Omaha, Nebr., arrived Saturday evening for a week's visit. He .had not seen his sister for three years Wayne just recently received a medical discharge from, .the army Prior to his entry in service six months ago he had been-in defense work. While in the army he was stationed at a camp in Tennessee The Woodfords and Wayne spen Wednesday in Bancroft where they visited Mr., and Mrs. Rex Noland NOTICE: I have taken,over (Ralph ! Hurlburt's feed mill and? nm quipped to dp any kind of g»ind- •ig. Carl Wiener,: Hurt, ioWa. 'hone 173> . ,.•;.,-; 28-30* N STOCK—Jameswa'y 30"-bushel • metal hog feeders, Jamesway 0 gallon hog Waterfers, 5 and 8 ft. lock feeders. Electric wiring. owa electric cream separators. Canning cans .and-Sealers. - Duo- Therm Oil Heaters;' Meal Master ange. Walsh weed .burners. Sargent and Nutrena feeds; Salisbury's temedies. Nealy Hardware, Burt, phone 58. 28-29* NEW AND USED APPLIANCES Perfection portable and Clean 3asy portable and trackline mllk- irs. Iowa cream separators. Prime electric fencers. %, 1/3, and V* h. p. electric motors. Usedi Cream Separators, Mc- Jormick Deering and Vega. Brlggs & Strattoh and Maytag engines tor lawn mowers. : Wringer rolls for all makes of Washing machines. We repair washing machines. and refrigera- ;ors. ALGONA MAYTAG STORE /, P'hone 399 Glenn Crilly 28 Classified Ads CLASSIFIED RATES . Minimum charge 35c for 12 .words or less. When paid with order; 3c per word; when charged, 4c per word. No ag- ents' commission allowed. If advertising . agents charge: their clients ,^c_'_'antl send casty. with order Hliey receive. jlo.. commission. Blind ads 25c. For Sale FOR SALE: Johns-Manville Type A Blown Home Insulatipn installed. For estimate call Del Leaneagh, Phone 767, representing Wormhoudt Home Insulation -o. _ FOR SALE: Eagle water proof home insulation, "blown in." Expert inspection, estimating serV ice. Cowan Bldg. Supply Co., phone 275, Algona. 20-3-8tf FOR SALE: Deering binder, suit able for windrower. Call Arthu Maasdam,' 27F24. 28 FOR SALE: 8%x.H Yellow Railroad ManUla second sheets, 500 sheets, 85c, The Algona Upper Des Moines. FOR SALE: •-- One Brown SwJsj bull calf, four months old. H.-b Walsh, Lone Rock. -' ! 28 PREINDUCTION SNAPSHOTS The Algona Upper Des Moines has 14 5x7 inch pictures of groups of men who left from Kossuth county since January to take their pre-induction physicals. They are Eor sale to the first persons who call, for the sum of 50c each. There is only one print of a picture, so ;et yours now. FOR SALE: 4 wheel rubber tired farm wagons. Huxtable's Firestone Store. 23tf FOR SALE: 8-ft. John Deere •binder. Good condition. Erwin Siems, 2 miles east Whittemore. 27-28? FOR SALE: One good used truck wagon and wagon box. Kossuth County Implement Store, Algona. FOR SALE: Regular tractor on rubber, just overhauled. Also plow and cultivator. Mrs. Louise Peter, phone 7F12, Algona. 28* FOR SALE: Five Holstein cows, fresh from 2 to 3 months. Walter Elsbecker, phone 4589, Bancroft. 28* FOR SALE: IVa h. p. McCormick- Deering gas engine. L. H. Hanson, Whittemore. 28* FOR SALE: . 1936 4-door Tr. Dodge, heater. $450. Ronald Sabin, Algona. . 28* FOR J3ALE: 10 ft. McCormick power binder. 32-ft. steel elevator. Speed jack and hoist. Albert Johnson, Bancroft. 28* FOR.SALE: '40 Chevrolet sedan, special deluxe. Guaranteed, with heater, $954.50, plus Iowa sales tax and license. '36 Chevrolet town sedan, master. Guaranteed, with heater, $441.20, plus Iowa sales tax and license. '35 Dodge town sedan. Guaranteed, with heater, $528, plus Iowa sales tax and license. These prices comply with OPA ceiling and are for sale or trade. Hoenk Motor Service, West of Court House. 28 FOR SALE: Purebred Black Angus bulls at John McGuire farm 5% miles southeast Algona. 28-30$ FOR SALE: 15-30 Deering tractor. Bay saddle mare with spring colt. Carol Hutchins, Algona. 28* tling John Mosbach Estate, pffe for sale, Improved 80 adjoinini Town of Whittemore, Unimprovei 80 in Sec. 18, Whittemore Twp Unimproved 80 in Sec. 6, Whitte more Twp. E. C. McMaron, pi ;ona, Iowa, Attorney for Estate 28.-2 It Costs Nothing to find out why over 1,400 car owners have placed their car insurance through this office. Stop in above the S. & L. Dept. Store or call 103 and let us explain this better way to insure your car. L. S. BOHANNON Pratt IN AiLd-OtfAi Ofee4 leather billfold. Reward. Mabel Spiren^ en. Leave at Sofenseh'S Grocery, '' ''' ' MiBcellaneoufl •tfST RBOEiyfiD ::a • shipiheftt tit round and oblong-', stfel., stock inks. Kohlha'as Hardwarev . 28 your late model cat te tis f ot ,th6 highest; p = dce. Free Ifl*. forinatibn on ceilings!; Hoerik Moi tot Service, West of douiJt House, ••"••': •' ;." '•• : Sfttf f LOOK SANDING ancl Heflnish^ ing. Heavy commercial equito ment. Portable power plant. Cowan Bldg. Supply Co., phone 275, Algona. 17-3-8tf ADDING MACHINE Rolls for sale , at the Algona Upper Des Moines office. Regular size, ISc each, 2 for 25c. Large .size, 20c each. 2 tor 35c. • 34-tf ile,: 276, Algttftfe . ifew stam« afty ptirp'tisfe, foU bafe ofdeif Jlftem at f he AlgdfiS Uppef SEfi MU J-OR, te«il .Stfgaiiiis ,ift': fftfttiS, loahs, dfalftagd BUWeylhS d estimates on tllei^Phil J. Kohlhaas ( 'phofte 22, To Aid In Ucking| National fat Shortage i Jt'8 been ages since! we fcftd an 61d-fftshloned "bee** in these parts, but Just u we've; always pitched in to Help a neighbor, so must we pitch in for our country. To help make hundreds of battteflew and .hpaae-front es- sentlals, more Used fats **e needed ttian.aro on hand. qitj| touts are trylngxto saaVte w itoe deficit of Aver :. wqo.000,000 pounds. But their fats aren't enough. "Women In small cities, towns and rural district* must also save every drop S fat;..NotJust big amounts* But .scraps off plates, meat trimmings. Melt them down once a week. Your butchwr —' give you up to 4* and 2 red : its a pbundT If you have any j .uiuculty, call Home Demonrtra-J tion or county Agent / _ -f ., Approved by WPA and OPA. Paid for by Industry. Insulate Now! For A Johns-Manville Blown Home Insulation Estimate Call 767 -.-. ....•• - .;--'-~-',t:<..'-<-A: 1 ''-' " ' Wormhoudt Hdihe Insulation Co, DEL LEANEAGH Local Representative ! 44tf RUPTURE SHIELD-EXPERT, H. L. HOFFf MAN of Minneapolis, Minnesota, will demonstrate, without charge his "Btupture Shields'.' in ALGONA, IOWA AT HOTEL ALGONA ON THURSDAY, JULY 19 from 10 A, M. to 4 P. M. Please come early. Evenings by appoint ment. . . .• I have been supplying my shields to ' rupture sufferers in this territory for ten years" and longer. I have atted thousands of cases in the United States during this time, There are many of my satisfied customers" right her<s in your-community. ••.'•'•':'•' I •'•" ' CAUTION: If neglected, rupture may cause weakness, backache nervousness, .stornaqh and, gas pains. People having large ruptures, which have returned after surgical ^operations or injection treatments,, are especially invited "If you want it done right, -don't experiment;! ... ; able to see him at this time address:. "' •:.• -_ •* ' '- ' " HOFFMAN'S ' SURGICAL APPLIANCE CO. 315 Masonic Temple . Minneapolis, Minn. • 20 FOR SALE fltOUSE, 14x20, story and a half high, ^' 12x18 lean-to. All painted, wired, and in good shape. .• . . t One brass bedstead complete .with springs and mattress. Steel bedstead, two springs, davenport, table, small dresser with good oval mirror. MONARCH 3-BURNEB ELECTRIC STOVE . : • ,. . uH Pressure gasoline stove, - Punip jack, 1% h. prheavy du;ty motmy^i h. p. motor, tiroup of 24 hen nesis on legs^ wifli 4 drop doors. * , ' , Two individual hog houses qn skids. A. W. YOUNG 3% mi. E. Algona on Highway 18, 2 mi, N. on t gravel, 1 mi. E. and % N, in livma ropmi |wj,bfd«fMM» T Wrf;» M dwftJf w |b FOB SAJjE: Holsteui bull, serviceable age, registered. Ww- A- Hannover, Whittemore. 28* FOB SAIxE: For purpose of Cowan Bldg Supply Co, Pfcone 876 Hard of Hearing? Improved Hearing Instrument Sets Postwar Standards In a new postwar development being demonstrated for the hard of hearing and available specially today, Malco engineers, twice awarded the Army-Navy '.'E" for supplywg hearing test instruments to the armed services, have en> ployed new molded rubber "nojge eliminators"- ^he effect of thes? ttny shock absorbers is to give 8 new (Juietness snd freedom tram eartraneous noise to the bearing aid wser, , Hearing Frerfroni Mechanics! Noise Persons using inferior hearing aids are, subjected t» mechanieai noise and static inherent to the design end mattr* ial ot the instrujnent, Ttie newTttoy MAJ^O, an e^ectroBiQ engineering jewel In midget si?e t >s as different front- mm.;- dpvjce^ in principle and design «? § J9« Upury sw t/m 't* '19 W ''tto Us?ie» predegessor, ity* wr "^•ecisioneer 1 * model features enMWtfenJlSs and, tied, iihieve4 by floating mouatfcgs, Hewing "On tfcf »HH» Hard of hearing persons t^stjEig put the new ^3Q istate that they can hear easily w »re not dteturbed by mechjnjical j>r new ttny rubber "nfelse eUmta«W^ jip iievir , evflopnients are responsible, Ti ^s|' pcjlvpp cap now b« e^SB m SpscisV «lf8>Pft|t|SlwHi ; HOTEL ALGONA , Jujy If to Attend ;. ;c -V,-v ; \ . ",,; f*om> Estherviiifc beitln . ke Semott will' fe of July, v :: . H X: : " : v ;' i:5 : ''/;: '••-';'• ; '/.• -. . : "'-'^' We fl.o& hope tbbl able to serve .orriare custom* efs, old and new/ Evening appointmente fat business women Tuesday and Thursday. • , '" ' ' ' ' Alice M A REQUEST TO OUR COAL It is our desire to fill all 6f your orders as fast as the coal arrives; '•-.;... ,• ' , •;•. ...;-'•.;.. -.;.-.^j ; v',:-;: Kindly let us^knowUpbn • . , "'• • ' . '• ''•• , ' '... !®' •'• -. when we may deliver your coal, as to date our own . • , ...• :• ,-. l ' you will take your coalv V PHONE 229 F. S. NORTON & SON II New Machines . -'"IT ; •n.,.!:'..-.'.'. ' iror oale »mt • I 3-5 H, P.^Type LB Radiator Cooled Gas Engine 10 ft. Tractor Grain Binder. Type M:.Pump Rake Hydraulic Manure Loaders. Farmers Friend Manure Loaders. : Buck Rake for Hyrdaulic Manure Loaders. Plow Fertilizer Attachments. • Planter Fertilizer Attachments. ; Tractor Hitches for Horse Drawn Planters. HM-238 Power Lift Cultivator for H or M Farmall, Double or Single Unit Milkers. Electric Driven Cream Separators. ' 7 ft. Windrower fqr Tractor Mower* 25 Tooth Spring Tooth Harrow. . Tractor Wheel Weights for H dfc M Farniallis, Power Take-off AttMchi»(?nt 'fo* Farmall H. % H. P. Air Coiiipnjjttp^I^ Greasing Eq^pi^jp' "(t\ ,^ '?^ : . ''.,.' •:.•'.;'-*•(':•;> FJare, Type Wagon Boxf* , Hammer.niiU Belts, v Firestone T|res wi4 Tubes for Tractors and Irople- '' ' ' . . . . Farm-Oyl Lubricants, Machines *'t t • - - ' ALGONA, IOWA sOft write for fn

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