The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 7, 1967 · Page 13
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 13

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10-Aloona, (10.) Upper D«« Moliwt Tu««lay, March 7, 1967 Open Forum On Taxes And Wage-Hour Here Mar. 7 Anyone interested in learning answers to questions on the bill pertaining to elimination of taxes on personal property and the wage and hour law as it effects newly- covered retail stores and other employers should plan now to attend an open forum at the Algona High School Annex next Tuesday, March 7, at 7:30 p. m. The meeting is being sponsored by the Kossuth County Farm Bureau, Algona Chamber of Commerce and Kossuth Retail Hardware dealers. Many Invitations have been sent out — but It is open to anyone wanting infonmition on the subjects to be covered. Speakers will be PhilJacobson, executive secretary of the Iowa Hardware Dealers Association, and Sen. William Reichardt of Polk county, one of the sponsors of the personal property tax elimination bill. On the question of wage and hour law, Robert L. Dieffenbacher, Ft. Dodge, professional wage and hour counselor, will be featured. The session will be cut in half by an Intermission at 8:30 p. m. and a question and answer period will be a portion of each half of the presentation. Reichardt, elected last fall to the Iowa Senate, is well-known as a former star footballer at the University of Iowa. Both items to be discussed at the meeting should be of real Interest to many—and this might be the best opportunity to get information. READER COMMENT Dear Sirs: I see that you Intend to reprint some of Grace Sigsbee's columns ... I was very pleased to read this. I enjoyed all of Grace's columns and clipped many of her recipes, but the one that was my favorite was about cleaning out the closet. I took it to club and read it at roll call. The ladles liked it so much that one asked to use it at another club. Well, that was the last I ever saw of that column, so if you can find this one for me I will be most grateful. Mrs. Martha Albrecht 812 Main St. Rockwell City, Iowa - o - Editor's Note - We will be looking for the "Closet" column, and it will be reprinted as soon as we come to it in the files. READER COMMENT LIKES HER PAPERS I wish to thank you for the excellent service I am given in connection with receiving the paper of Tuesday and Thursday here in Sioux City. Keep up the good work, We all like to keep informed of the whereabouts and doings of friends and relatives and your paper has just that information. Sincerely Sandy O'Brien Sioux City, Iowa P. S. Just a note to say that your coverage of the sports of both (Algona High and Garrlgan) local high schools has been excellent, tt is nice to know that some papers are not prejudiced against one team or the other. Here's hoping that one of them makes it to State. Union Sessions Being Held Here This Week Lee Chapman, Springfield, 111., educational director of International Machinists, has been conducting a series of night sessions at Bryant School here the past couple of weeks, with union officers from Universal Mfg. Co.andtheWeidenhoffCorp. and some supervisors in attendance. According to Mr. Chapman, attendance at the 7-9:30 p. m. sessions has averaged 50 per night. The sessions were held Monday through Thursday last week and again this week. At the completion of the course, certificates will be issued to all who earn them through attendance. About 40 will receive them. Problems involving union and management are being discussed at the meetings. Buffalo Center Girl To Wed Sexton Youth KATHRYNITES Mr. and Mrs. Leon R. Ites of Buffalo Center, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kathryn A. Ites, to Kenyon E. Gabrlelson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Gabrlelson of Sexton. A spring wedding Is planned. 14 CHOICE BUILDING LOTS - ROBINSON ADDITION - STILL AVAILABLE Adjacent to Algona Country Club & Hard Surface Loads - Level an dSide Lots 5 I*"* \ ft- i 5 **.•• ] / •« ** - J 1MJ« / * m MM> • *.r *. X—«=s—/_« »•*•»•••-~ — Water Supply Immediately Available In South Section. Natural gas and electricity are both available to all lots. THESE ARE THE FINEST BUILDING LOTS IN THE AREA - JUST OUTSIDE ALGONA CITY LIMITS (lower taxes). • Site sizes as above to meet your desire • Priced according to size and location • Level lots or side lots as desired GIVE US A CALL - NO OBLIGATIONS E. E. (BUD) ROBINSON, owner - Phone 295-2470 •act SEELEY REALTY or HERBST REAL ESTATE - i

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