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•f ffiJWS, ALGONA MEET ATESTHERVILLE "Aigona high school and St J6hft T s of Batidrctft in class ''A M (ftn.d iWhittemore high.and Burt In class ''B" will represent Kossuth ibunty in <bhe district basketball tournaments this week, as b'f their victories in t tdurnafnents held" from Tuesday' to Saturday, last week, at Algona LuVerne and Swea City. ''' /•In the Algona sectional, Whitte* Wore high in class "B" had ••«« trouble whatst>ever defeating turn-.Widen, Presentation pf Whit* t&hore, and Rddman. to wM its bracket,.,.. . '-.. ..... '••.•'... •'... '. Tourney Summary. •First round : — Whittemore 41 Woden 13; B.urt 40, St. Cecelia'* Algorfa ;30. •."': ; Second round:—Whittemore 60 Whittemore Presentation 14; Rod-* hlan 35, Wesley 20; Lone Rock"2<J Feriton 1C; Burt 38, Cylinder 28. Finals—Hamboldt 18, Bfltt 14 Whittemore 41, Rodman 19 J Burl 32, Lone 1 Rock 21; Algona 46, West Bend 25. : . f '3Jhe earlier games of'the tourna- tncht were mostly one-sided,, 'although Fenton gave Lone Rock s tough time before losing, 22 to 18 «. Jerry Ltehtetg'pi Wesley receive Jd a painful injury to his eye when itrsck toy a player's elbow in the ;amc against Hodman.;;, The Burt tearii got away to a fly ig start in uts,"final game, Satur- lay night, against Lone Rock, and Jed at the half, 20 to 4, However Jathe 'Lohe 'Rock quint came ' back llstrpttg,; with the score 25 to 13 at %he thil-d quarter; Despite the fran- |ic efforts of the, Lone Rockers shey could hardly' overcome, the' 'iarly-'Burt margin, and the igame nded, ;32 to 21 for Burt. jLpcktwood and Pi Hasse turned In the Best offensive performance '«'»• .n,«*t • • • T . :>•''• Whittemore, Burt Go To District Cage Meets r Alffona vs. W«*t Bend. For one quarter,' while an out- nanned. West Bend class "A" team fwas fresh and. keyed 'up, It gave he Algona Bulldogs all the basket- jail the. latter could handle; ' " Shots -of the locals refused to rop, arid West, Bend's perceritagc ran .'high. At the "end of the first f quarter *West Bend was ahead, 9 to p.: But after that ;Came the deluge. t" ;West Bend's zone defense which worked t admirably in the first quarter,' fell apart in, the second, and the 'Bulldogs romped into' if 21 to 16 lead. With Crapser and Butts'.connectlng , lor goals, the, Bulldogs/caught up WitlvthejVislt- ore* arid passed them near the .end. of. -the. first half, '•i'xtffflrtf •'•:•>• Bill - Allen, 'h'ad to' • be i'rembyeii frbm'-tiuj game ' ___^-ffflcf tdrplaj; infpart;b: Game Alfona (46) Craspef Kuhn j Butts ..;.,;7 . ,- Stephenson i..:.3 II Allen ,,.i3 Carney...... ^.., ;0 i Johnson '.'. .2 £ Skilling „ ;;,0 f Waldron ; ..0 R(Dutton ; ....^......0 Jff 'a 5 2 2 0 1' 0 0 '0 Q ••' ; M 20 C 15 West Bend (25) F<J FT PF ! Falb; ......1..2-- 2 3 •Fry .:.,.:....: '. ...I •• 0 2 Munsbn .; i.,2 ; 2 1 Kueeker; ...:..........;.:3 •' 33 Rlderfour .....:....,....].,l ,0 - 1 Perkins... .,.;..,.....; 0 0 1 Burt (32) •• '•• :; FCi FT PF •Madsbn :....... 0 ' 1 3 Duncan ..,....,.2 0 0 Lockiwobd 5,2 4 Soderburg .1 0 2 • Fredrickson 0 2 4, E. Haisse....„ ,.,..1 2 0. P. Hasse .......: 3 1 3 1 ' ' . .12 8 10 Lone Rock (21) FQ FT PF k Bierstedt...!..,....... ,....2 11 ^Wks , ,.:,2 2; 4, Jorgengon ...,>. ....,...!' 2" 3 Ohm... \ ..,,,.0 0 3 [(Nelson,......., .. f .,:.-:..2 23 ••7 14. DISTRICT TOWRNAMBNT PAIRINGS ANNOUNCED In the district 'twrn opening this week; teems, f rpin. this «re'a will be p'alred. as ifql At JEsthervlUe, Wednesday, 8;16 p. Armstrong.. • v-"',.:. 7 "; Thursday, 8j45 vp, vs, st. John's Qther class e Slgmra 1STABLISH1D AI^^^^^^^^^^^ ^^jttL ^f^^t 4it r Beg jHofneg , TUESDAY, MARCH 5,1946 Ten Pages "VOL. 81—NO, 0 RNED IN UOU CASES HP ON MONDAY B. E. Norton died Saturday March 2, 'at the, Kossuth hospita following an illness of .about i month. 'He had had, the flu which was followed by cerrebra hemorrhage which caused his death. Burton Evcrington Norton- was born April 30, 1876, at Rawley Iowa,' the' , son of George, am Helen Norton. Later, his .parents moved to Livermore, where'his father was a lumber', 'merchant and the young man came $6^ gpna to attend the Northern Iowa Normal School^ after com- ple.ting his high school, qdtjca-? tion. • On June 14, 1899, he was married to Nettie Cleora,. Edmunds in Algorta and they. have, since sided in. this city. When Mr Norton first went into business In Algona .he was employed in the F. S. Norton lumber office; Later he served as county audi- torvfor severer terms arid was popular official. For seVeralyears be-has been employed by the Al- gpna'Flour &• Feed Co.* Mr. Norton is survived by his Wife and. the following children: Mrs. Lulu Capp and Mrs. dleora Loss bii Bremerton, Wash/,,,-El' wood of Lawton, Edrnond, Forl Collins, Golo., .Meryl-of. I^olinc; III, and. Mrs. Bet-nice;Richardson, of Anchorage, Alaska.; There are eight grandchildren. The two daughters Cleora .and ; ,Bernice were, unable to attend the s< Algonaj Also surviving ''are a sister, Mr?/ ^y^. ; KP,e;ter3dn, ah§-' ..v" ; his/!^fwp. "'""*' Hatry^Ndi dieWl^t^^P^ Fuheiral < seryices were hbld Monday .'afternoon at" 2:30 at the Congregational'church • with the 'John Clyde in charge, and burial was made. at Riverview cemetery, where the Masons- held seryices with George St. John in charge. ' . ' Mr. Norton had becn : active in Masonic circles throughout his ifetirric and had gone through all. the chairs of the Blue lodge. Dne of the last functions he. attended was a Masonic' meeting on Fpb. 22 when the iPdgc burned the .mortgage on its 'tem'ple. Mr. Norton was taken to the hospital the following Sunday. Pallbearqrs we're: Raymond rpns, Dana Paxson, John Mbmy- cr; A. W,' Behrends, Guy Stpkes and D. D. Monlux. rfiurV vs. BAKNONELMORE FARM DESTROYED ? - • 1 • ; . ; Fire of undetermined, origin, discovered/by neighbors about 10 pi m. Sunday night, resulted in tota) destruction, ,to," the -barn on th4 arm occupied 'by the J, 'M. Elmorc amily, five miles, west 'and three miles north of Algona. . Loss was placed at about $2,000*., All stock except one calf was;safe- y rert>oyed, but about three tons )f hay and some farm accessories were tyst. A'bout 15 head of cattlu and horses were saved. The Elmo^e family had retired ifor' the night when nelghfbprs who spotted the flames told them about it. " The A,teona departmjent an» 'pwered a call;and helped tp save an adjacent <hpg house Knd corn crtb.," wWch would certainly, have ibeeh desiix)ye(} as, well, without help, 'gix firemen unadft the. trip with the city truck. '; : ' f B ' Rob County Treasurer Office Of $140; Vault Saves Mer| About JI40 Was stolen from off Ice. of the Kossuth county treasurer, sometime Saturday night or Sunday morning, when thieves broke Intfl the court house and knocked the dial off the outer vault. ••-..'• Of the stolen money, about $15 was petty cash, and about $125 was motor vehicle license funds. •' • ' • The treasurer's .considerably supply of cash, placed in the • ( • inner vault and guarded by a lime lock, was not touched. •• ' 'While the robbery showed many signs of amateur talent," U showed no lack of nerve. Muddy footprints were all over the'first floor of the courthouse, doors wire jimmied open, windows left open, and a half-smoked cigar was'found rcpos* ing on a pile of papers, through which it had partially burned a hole. Only the fact that the cigar went out prevented a Possible serious fire. Lloyd Ilaubach, court house janitor, discovered the robbery about 0:50 a. m. Sunday, when he went into the building to stoke up the furnace. The door Into the treasurer's .office ' was wide open. Jle called Sheriff Art Cogley, and in turn. state and FBI men were summoned to the scene. :' Fingerprints were much in evidence, but it was not known </Monday how many of them were strange and *how many belonged to employees of the treasurer's office. Entrance into •' the court house was gained by prying open a window on the north side of the auditor's office, an easy job, as only a small . catch holds the windows. • From the* auditor's office the thief jimmied open the treas- . urer'S door and evidently took bis time prowling around. He ' iktMidked the dial off the outer vault door, pushed out a pin. . and opened the vault door. The inner vault, howevcr'stopped him cold. A, tear gas bomb, arranged pn the inside of the vault, went. off, and 'this probably caused .the thief to open the 'windows,-.. which were still open when-the janitor found them. The. treasurer's office Was closed, Monday, while an iiv ventory was being taken and a check made, of all possible elites that might be found In the office. • sepi ELECTION HERE MARCH 11 ; Election ot two.school directors,' and a iscjipql District trcasur- "dr, is slated, for, Monday,,Mar. 11. ; Terms of, Ei J.' Hdoi^ and T . ,Q. Hutchfeon?- ate; Sxpiriivgjyat i that jiyr;,;iii^eii vcai:?*, !WF4>M c^f .7*^ ASJSchfeniel, tretelUrer^ Is ^lso;ter> iftihating; Tlie-ftreasurer, is elect- o'd forUwo yeaf|; Election of directors and treasurer^ wilt be held in the high school«building. . ~ PEP ;BUPIL COST JN SCHOOLS TABULATED In a' release made Sunday by the Iowa Taxpayers association, the per capita cost of the 840 schootipupils in the Algona system, rose from 108.30 in 1944 to $122.44: in 1945,« the survey showed. : , ; ."; '••. Nearly all gch6ol districts showed an increase in 1945 over 1944,;:; , :,a-. • : A comparison • of'Uie Algona district with other districts having 800 or'more pupils follows; ool r Pupils 1944 av, 945 av. Cherokee , 849- ?208,58' J ^116.20 Perry ——899 115.88 129.27 Le Mars ...863 102,08" 111.54 Claririda. -898 110.63 106,82 Mt.Pleasant 835 81.99 89,26 Vintoh—842 98,77 97.04 Indianola ,.832 10.91 92.67 The largest single increase in expenditures in any ..of the systems came in salaries. $58^00 BpING PERMTOINCJTY Building permits 1 totaling $58,000 were approved last; Thursday by [he Algona City CPUneU,' meeting special session." •)'•• • All of the large permits approved represented building in cpnhec- tlpn with new 'garages op expansion of present ones, The. permits wejq issued as follows; :•.''•<; . ; ' $30,OQO--'Elmer heyi»let gara State S(, This cx>st 0^ the lot,. ron more new and jnclude the Cattle Sale Mar, 12 At Wilhelmi A dairy cattle safe is slated for Tuesday, March 18, by '^brtjan ^ilhehjij =st 'Jlfe Pl«ce fine; mile west and % mile iputh pi Wesley, starting et one o'clock- Quinn * Tpungeberg will s?t , and irtJifi '^chan p| W?sJ^y will <?|eri$; '' " Koscuth Hospital To Close Here May 1 •Mrs. George Boswcll, owner and operator of the Kossuth ihospltali said Monday that she was' definitely closing the hospital here as of May 1. Overwork and 111 health forced her ..to . the decision^, she 3') OVWI^Vt*! ' WC V Ct. *»i ,,* K for information have already received,' she added. She has operated the hospital for the past 25 years. . " ' fratTreques 3 MORE DIVORCES OVER WEEK END Three divorces were granted in district court, last Friday and Saturday, and one new divorce action and two civil Suits were filed; .. Divorces, 'granted were. as follows: John M..:Miller vs. Georgetta E. Miller, Portland, twp., " charging cruel and 'inhuman treatment. The couple werp.married Opt. 16, 1943. Lloyd S. Bohannon-, vs. Evelyn B. Bohannon, Algona, charging cruel and inhuman treatment. The defendant was awarded custody of two minor children, with the pr visa that the plaintiff will have rights of seeing them as outlined in the decree. Ruth Godden vs. Wallace Godden, Algona, charging cruel and inhuman treatment, Custody of a minor daughter was awarded to the plaintiff. The new divorce action filed was that of Lola Mae Lincoln vs. Ralph Leo Lincoln, charging cruel and inhuman treatment. The couple were married at Madrid, Iowa, Feb. 18, 1934. The defendant entered the army In Dec. 1942, and after his return from, service the couple lived , together for twp more mohths. Judge G, W, SUUman heard the divorce cases, none of which were contested, N«w civil cases filed were those <jf Hugh Raney vs. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Sankey, a petition at,law asking a judgment; Jos. and • Clara Koppen vs. Mike and Emilie Kop- pgn, eta), a petition in equity over a real estate matter* STiTE PATROLMEN IN BUSY SESSION. FRIDAY, BANCROFT 'State highway patrolmen who descended on Bancroft, last Friday evening, handed out ten tickets to nine people, six o£ them charging violation of a law regarding drinking on a public righway. What caused the action is not known, except that the patrolmen were' ordered to go to Bancroft by superiors, and did so. Three cases were disposed of Saturday morning by Mayor Frank Kohlhaas, into whose court the cases,were brought by the patrol; men, '; . Fined .$100, $95 Suspended. • Albert O. iLangerman, Fenton, was fined $100 and costs on a charge of drinking on a public high-way, .with $95 of the fine being: suspended. Marvin ' Besch, Des Moines, on the same charge, was fined $100 and costs, with $95 suspended. Harold E. Anderson, Burt, was fined $100 on the same charge, and $90 of the fine was suspended. Patrolmen L. W. Dickinson and A. B. Sparby 'handed out all the tickets, Other eigies pending before Mayor Kohlhaas include tihe same .charge against Francis L. Riebhoff. :Burt;. Ben Johnson, Bancroft, and iClarence Werling, Rutland. 1 \- Allfof the defendants have until ;March,9 to dispose of the cases. ' • 'pjhcr Cases pending. : Foufimore cases were up before Justice. J> B. Johnson, here. i Otis ^Jenkins, Bancroft, had [two charges, one of improper reg- ilstratio'4 and a second of no operator's license, to settle. Patrolman fSpanby/filed the charge. ; 'Richard^'. Coyne, Bancroft, is icharjSd .S&jtt). not having .an pper- County Road Program Of $119,00.0 Starts In Spring llg^hts bn<a trucfc-'v"" ;; , -i; None of Justice Johnston's cases ''had been heard as of Monday morning. He did have one other case, however, in .which Wm. C. Exner, Mankato, iMinn., was fined $2.50 and costs for going through a stop sign at highways 18 and 169, Saturday. ' In the case of the folks handed summons tickets at Bancroft, it was mostly a case of being tagged while attending a dance held there that evening. Most of the tickets were handed out to the men while they were sitting in their cars between dances. ; MRS. JOHN VOLK DIES, WHITTEMORE WhittemoreK Mrs. John Volk, 40, passed away Saturday in Iowa City, from complications which had set in following an operation before Christmas .for gall stones. Funeral services were held this morning (Tuesday) at 9:00 o'clock at St. 'Michael's church, the Rev. Father Veil officiating. Burial •was made !in the Catholic cemetery. Mrs, Volk is survived by her husband and five children, John, 13, 'Dolores, 12, twins Charles and Charlotte, 7, and Janice, 2. She is the daughter of Mrs. John Ludwig who lives in West Bend. Seneca Twp. First To Get E>rive Quota Seneca township was the first district in Kossuth county to meet its quota in the Red Cross drive now going on. Chairman O. B. Patterson reports that half of the wprkers .in Seneca had brought in'more than then* entire, township quota of $175. Workers are urged to turn in their collections and their lists tp the town and township chair- niejii as §ppn 9S possible. Th| chairnieft in; turn, will make tfteis reports to ; the drive chairmen, Ralph Miller and Roy McMabon, Algpnft' CJhjWJTW Joel M, H,e$js.t has announced the district HI AlgPiWe Ttje t>u.sii is in charge of Rob^ and l/« s, BO? ward cha.irmeA ave First' .ward,, Mrs, Second ward. A- L. SBonfbepg, and TliU'd; wsrd t Mrs, WiV K, WaivpU; Fourth ward, Baity Jr.; The 1946 Kossuth county road program of grading and graveling was announced this week by H. M. Smith, county engineer following approval by the county supervisors. Approximately 56 to 57 miles of grading is planned and about 29 miles of graveling. The entire project represents program of about $119,00 expenditure, and is in fact the program originally set up for 1943 which was cancelled because oi the war. Township Programs The program by townships follows, starting in the southern half and working to the northern tier of townships: Garfield—4 miles grading, north edge of sections 8, 9, 1C and 11. ' Riverdale—1 mile of grave] east of -section 18, 1 mile gravel aast of section 15. • Sherman—2 miles grading, 1 east: and 1 south of section 8; 1 mile grading north of, sec. 36 ind 1 mile north sec. 35. Lu Verne—2 miles graveling, 1 nile north sec. 18 and 1 north sec. 13. . Pra'irie—% mile 'grading north sec .35, 1 mile grading east, sec. 15, 1 mile gravel eajst sec. 6. PREACHING MISSION HERE THIS WEEK' The fifth annual preaching mission is underway in Algona this week. The preaching program began .Sunday and . "will continue tlvrqugh : nexfaSunday>~ ; | v .Snfe.afeTOht5fit!!^is|rmpn4 ,, Gusffrfson; pastdr, H «S-''the Eirst/i Methodist dhurch, Mason City. Last night, Monday, Rev. E. H, Buschman, pastor of the : First Presbyterian church of Lakota, spoke in the Church of the Nazarene. ; Tonight, Tuesday March 5; Rev. W. A. Purinton, of the Firet Nazarene Ohurch, Des Moines,' wi'l speak in the First Lutheran church here. Rev. A, M, Youngquist. Wednesday evening at 8 p. m., Rev. A. M. Youngquist, pastor of the First Lutheran church, Swea City, will speak at the Baptist church. ,"'';• Thursday, March 7, Dr. A. E. Prince of Hannibal, Mo., will appear in the pulpit pi the Congregational church- Friday, March 8, will be Layman's Night, with Mr. Frank L. Griffith /of,"- Council Bluffs to appear on the-program, which, will be held in'iihe 'Methpolist church. The concluding session of the preaching mission will be in, the Methodist: chwtvh at 7:30 D, • in. Sunday, with flev. Joseph G.-MPJ"' gan, pastor of the First Cpngr^a- tional ohmpah, f|ha,rtes City, slated to speak,. Fire Destroy? Hog Barn Near St, Jot? A fire at the Eri>eldmg Bros. fejrm, 1'4 miles §QWlh of St, Joe, last Thursday evening about 6 p, nt., des^rpyfd the }?Pg barn on the farm arid di(J, Qfher JoAnne, was ths .$k$, on^ tp, nptice: fire, i 'pie Liyerpiore 4 Njp Irvington — 1 mile grading north sec. 15, 2Vz miles grading north sec, 28, 29 and 30; 1 mile gravel cast sec. 18. Cresco-Lolis Creek Crcsco—2 miles grading north sections 32 and 33. Lotts Creek—4 miles gravel, 1 mile north sec. 9, 2 east sec. 11 and 14, 1 north sec. 26. T/nion—2 miles grading, 1 north sec. 30, and 1 east sec. 31. • Plum Creek—4 miles grading, J cast sec. 16, 3 north of sections 25, 26, 27. Wesley—5 miles grading, 1 north sec. 4, 2 north sec. 19 and 20, 1 north sec. 22, 1 north sec. 27. . Bufalo—3 miles -grading, 1 north sec. 14, 1 north and 1 west sec. 23. Portland—2 miles graveling, 1 north sec. 18, 3 north sees. 13, 14 and \k north sec. 18. Burt—2'/z miles gravel, %• east, sec. 28, 1% east sees. 26 and 35. Fenlon-Seneca . Fenton—4 miles grading, 1 north sec. and 15. Seneca—414 miles grading, • 1 north sec. 9, Vz north sec. X6^,2 north sees. 35-and 36, 1 rniieW s twecn sec. 35 arid 36. ,"•. >•;,$?' Greenwood2 !£ miles grading^! east sec. 9, 1'north sec.,', 3.4/K{% 1; mile gravel, ^'/a and Vz north;"see. 18, 3 north sees. 13,. ' sec. sec. 13; 12 north north 36. • Ramsey—2" miles gravel;' west sec. 7, % north sec/ lt, ; north sec. 14, '/j.mile in. sec."'13 Gcnnan— -2 miles grading, north sec. 10, 1 north sec. ; "~ mile gravel,, east:sec.''18i<^<, j Lincoln—-?.'miles; .. ,. . ... 2 L'miles ' gravel, ; '1 east sefe. 9, 1" east sec. 34; Harrison—2 miles gravel,' 1 north sec. 10, 1 east sec.'32. Swea—4 miles grading; 1 east sec. 31, 2 north sec. 15 and 16, % cast sec. 15. Eagle—4 mileg .grading, 1 north sec. 14, 2 east sec. 18 and 19, and 1 between them. Grant—2 miles gravel, 1 north sec. 16 and 1 east sec. 32. Springfield—4 miles grading, 1 east sec. 7, 2 cast sees. 23, 26, and 1. east sec. 34.: v i Hebron—2 miles gravel, 1 east sec. 29, and 1 north sec. 34. Work will start as soon as weather and road conditions will permit. V SWEA FIRM HAS $3600 DIVIDEND Swea City: The Citizens Service company held its annual meeting early last week. A feature of the meeting was a preferred stock selling drive which started that day, shares selling at $10.00 and drawing 5%% interest. The object of the drive . is to build a reserve fund for self-financing purposes, A cash dividend of $3600 was distributed. Manager Lyle Wilson reported $82,000 as the total volume of business for 1945. Rudy Peterson and Jerry Heetland, Lakota, were elected directors. Speaker for the day was Ralph Held, state manager for the Farm Service Co., Des Moines, Three hundred and fifteen dinners were served at noon by the women from the Immanuel Lutheran and Metlw odist'churches, 44 PINTS WHISKEY CONFISCATED LAST WEEKBYOFHCffiS Two men were lined, one $500 and a second $100, and costs, last Friday in district court here, on pleas of guilty to charges.of illegal transportation 'of intoxicating liquor. In a court session which reawakened memories of the days of prohibition, Judge G. W. Stillman heard guilty pleas from each of the men and meted out the sentences. County Attorney H. W. Miller represented the state in the cases,, each of <w<hich originated on complaints filed by state highway patrolmen. . . Arrested in Lcdyard, The first case, -that of Frank Grandgenett of Armstrong, formerly of St. Benedict, began last Wednesday in Ledyard. • County officials received several calls from Ledyard to the effect that there was a car parked In.that community with some liquor in it. Sheriff A. J. Cogley, County Attorney (Miller, and D. S. Hutchison, state patrolman, drove to Ledyard. .Grandgenett's machine, ,w;as parked, as stated, and.in it the of^- ficers found 4o fifths of whiskey bearing -Minnesota labels. Grandgenett was; arrested when 'he returned to -the car. He said hi; was visiting friends in Ledyard at the time. He waived a preliminary hearing before (Mayor Frank Kohlhaas and was bound over to diq- trict court, Friday night. Case qf Minnesota Pints. ;. No sooner was the Grandgenett matter handled than a second ca~sc arose, also/in the same-vicinity. ' '' ' Honor 8 Ex*Seryice Ottoson: Eight e.jt-seryicernen and women were honored at a community g^therips in ' the schppl aiidltarlum Mdflday even^ ing. They were; " teo Wehr- spann, Harpld Kropf, Lowell Krppf, MelvJn'Longseth, Plpuise Ja;co43son, Russell Oattpn, l^pran Bak.ke, Everttt Q^yJft- ^Fhe following program wag given; $ong, 'TjQBJjjft f*rvfi\n UrvWn'^i** 'A^'tv' 41-vn .Viir*-V»' "seemed itp be ". followed the machine'' and ' it. The liquor was in the'Car in plain sight. •Reese, who is employed by a rendering works concern with.' plants in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa, said he was on his way to one of the company's plants, and had an engine in the rear of his car for use in one of the plants.' . He added that the case of 24 pint bottles of whiskey he had in the car, all with Minnesota labels, was. being taken to the manager of one of the plants, and .that he had thought nothing of it and was certainly "not'bootlegging but obliging a friend. Grandgenett was fined $500 and- costs, and Reese was fined $100 and costs. :• • ' Whiskey to Hospitals. Sheriff Cogley, this week, was making the rounds and distributing the whiskey as ordered by the court. "" Of the haul made by the arrests, six fifths were assigned to the General Hospital, Algona; three fifths were assigned to the McCreery Hospital, Whittemore, and three fifths were assigned to the Algona, Sanitarium, "Algona, from the Grandgenett liquor. The case of 24 pints seized from Reese was ordered turned over to the Forbes Hospital, Swea City, This disposal of seized liquor is usual, and is done for medicinal purposes and use only. Mrs. ICnute p by Mrs. Knt» don H? reading* After till .... fey the h,igH j Fred chords, •vsa^ings by i "iped^hj, vo'cal r d«et " r «tn^ Tree Doublecrosses Veteran Trimmer When a tree which hg was sawing down didn't fall' accords ing to regulations, Jack Murthfti for the first tirne in a lonf; c4v peer of tree cutting had tijis.pjyt; fall across a Jong distance cabfe"' last weejic, but fortunately ijje cable did not fer^ak, l?ut snapped^; off the pojp and, pp|e ai}f|.•; eafelf ^ fell tp, the ground withpMt rupting IpU ; spry ice., ?pur : phones were teRippi'a.ri.ly put of commjisjon, •: .:. " ."., ,' , yihe tpee was :neftr the ' sky home,on McCJrefor Had the lead, long east |w»y^Wfef! ^ojiM.t]| was kerps§ne ..,^ ,^ tx

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