The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 24, 1967 · Page 9
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 9

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, October 24, 1967
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$62,000, Kossuffi ACR For J968 1186 Farms In County Have Candidate Speaks Here Husband Former Share In Fund Agricultural Conservation Program (ACP) funds allocated to Kossuth county for the 1968 program total $62,000. For the State as a whole, the 1968 total is $9,097,000. For the 50 states, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands, Secretary of Agriculture Orville L. Freeman has recently announced a total allocation of $209,730,000, about the same as has been distributed annually during the past several years. In Kossuth county approximately 1186 farms will benefit, of the one million or so to be assisted by the program throughout the nation. - o - FEED GRAIN MEETINGS HELD Richard I. Anderson, Chairman of the Kossuth county Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Committee, said that recommendations from producers and the trade at recent feed grain meetings have provided the Department of Agriculture with a broad cross-section of opinion on the type of program desired for the 1968 crop. Anderson said that reports he has received from USDA indicated strong support from producers and their organizations for a 1968 program which would result in less production than that which is expected to be harvested under the 1967 program. Anderson added that while full agreement was neither expected nor achieved at the 12 meetings throughout the nation, a great many in attendance felt production of feed grains nationally this year would exceed market demand. Specifics of the 1968feedgrain program are expected to be announced in the near future by Secretary of Agriculture Orville L. Freeman. E CLUi .*. State Senator David Stanley of Muscatine, left, Republican candidate for United States Senator, talks with Kirk Hayes and Joe Pomplun at a meeting of the Algona Kiwanis Club. Senator Stanley, often called the "hardest working legislator in Iowa," came to Algona on Thursday, Oct. 19, as part of his energetic campaign for election as Iowa's next U.S. Senator. He is meeting voters in all 99 counties. Attends Poultry Clinic Dick Burt, left, of Clover Leaf Hatchery, Algona, la., attended a DeKalb sales and service clinic THIS ONE GOBBLES HAY AND EAR CORN Just as Fast as You Can Feed it. BRADY GRINDER-MIXER Feeders asked for a better grinder-mixer, one'to perform at high volume without "spoon feeding." Brady built it—Built it like the custom feed rigs to take the toughest abuse, day-in, day-out. That's why the switch has been to Brady. 10'Auger swings 180° . . . delivers into a silo up to 50' high, merely by adding pipe. See it today at BUSCHER BROS. IMPLEMENT 1015 NORTH MAIN ALGONA in DeKalb, 111. Welcoming him to the meeting was Carroll Christensen, Poultry Sales Manager. More than 100 attended the sales and service clinic. Dick Burt, from Clover Leal Hatchery in Algona, la., took part in the intensive training program on Oct. 16, 17 and 18. Improved selling and servicing techniques and better business practices were emphasized throughout the , program. In summing up the meeting, Car roll Christensen, DeKalb Poultry Sales Manager, pointed out the importance of training meetings of this sort. Irvington Ideals The September meeting of the Irvington Ideals 4-H Club was- held in the St. Benedict school hall. Debbie Pecoy was hostess. A financial project was discussed, also new members, election of officers, and a November workshop project. Talks were given by Nancy Mayer, Debra Youngwirth, Connie Merriam, Francis and Rachael Jenkinson. CUCUMBER Mrs. Lesley Drummond of Calamus is the proud owner of a giant-sized cucumber. It weighed six pounds, measured 10 inches around and was 24 inches long. KOSSUTH COUNTY'S FAVORITE NEWSPAPER! Algona Woman Dies At Wheel WHITTEMORE - Several persons from this area went to Union, Mo. Tuesday to attend funeral services the following day for Kenneth Martin, about 60, who died the preceding Sunday forenoon at the wheel of his auto while driving to the home of a relative for dinner. Mr. Martin's wife, the former Elda Lavrenz, is a niece of Mrs. John Dutton and. cousin of Mrs. Richard Groen, Algona, and for many years was employed at the telephone office at Algona. The Martins were driving along a highway when Mrs. Martin noticed the car was moving at a greater than normal speed. When the speed reached 80 miles per hour, Mr. Martin suddenly fell toward her. She quickly grabbed the steering wheel and managed to pry his foot from the accelerator and shut off the ignition. Her husband was dead by the time the car stopped, apparently the victim of a heart attack. Mr. and Mrs. Martin spent Labor Day in this area, visiting Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Heidenwith at Whittemore and Mr. and Mrs. Dutton in Algona. Attending the rites for him from this area were Mr. and Mrs. Heidenwitli and Mrs. Dorothy Rosendahl, Whittemore, Mr. and Mrs. John Dutton and Mrs. Groen of Algona. around without a walker. Mrs. Mike Frankl and children returned home Saturday after spending a week at the Gerald Frankl home in South Sioux City, Nebr. Riverdale Rustlers Riverdale Rustlers Units I and II held their 4-H meeting Oct. 18, 1967 at St. Joseph's school hall. Darlene Plathe was hostess. Election of officers was held. Colleen Reding was elected president; Darlene Plathe, vice president; Jane McGuire, treasurer; Janice Erpelding, secretary; Elleu Bormann, historian; and Sandy Kollasch, reporter. It was decided to have a Christmas party Dec. 8, 1967. There will be a pot-luck supper and awards will be given. ANNIVERSARY The Silver Creek Methodist Church observed its 100th anniversary Oct. 15. The church is located 15 miles southwest of Manchester and 8 miles north of Coggon. IRVINGTON =| =2 jj By Marguerite Hayes j illlllllllllllllllllllNIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIINIIIIIIINIIIIIIIIIIIIIIllllllli The Beemer Well Co. of Lakota is now digging a well for Tuloma Gas Co. here. The well previously used lias gone dry due to the large quantity of water needed to manufacture ammonia fertilizer. Mr. and Mrs. John Hayes, Jan and Susie of Cedar Rapids were guests at the home of Marguerite Hayes over the weekend. Other Sunday dinner guests were Mr. and Mrs. Milo Kollasch and family of Algona. Mrs. John Dole took Mrs. Knudsen to Mason City Park hospital Monday to have a cast changed on her foot, and if possible put on a walking cast now which would enable her to get ALGONA ENDS TUESDAY Oct. 24th BEST FILM OF 1966! Notional Society ol Film Critics A Carlo Ponti Production Antonioni's BLOW-UP Vanessa Redgrave David Hemmings • Sarah Miles COLOR pitCOMMIHOiO I OH M*Hm *UDIf NClSj Adults - $1.25 STARTS THURSDAY Oct. 26th :\ii'lii>fiitm'ii|HmllH'porch an' lu> said...\(iii iw lit' dim n mi ;i liHiiliMciik'. IVIorvx. Id \iHirsdr fit'l all lluit IIK.V I'oulnuirhk'iiMMHirlxKh'. 1 " ALGONA CINEMA ARTS FESTIVAL WEDNESDAY AT 8 P.M. October 25th "ONE OF THE YEAR'S 10 BEST!" -N. Y. Times Joseph E Levme yre'ii-fiK Sophia Mircello Loren Mastroianni "Vittorio De Sica's »» Embassy Picluies Hnn.t Tickets available at the box office. Adults - $1.25 Marriage , Italian \ Style

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