The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 12, 1967 · Page 5
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£••**•*•*-**••*••*•••,;( I DEVELOPMENTS : FROM DEVALOIS •, •••••••••••••••••••* BY GALEN DeVALOlS Kossuth Extension Director The Farm Power and Machine School which we just completed was considered very successful. One hundred and fifty farmers registered and attended this school which was sponsored by the Kossuth County Extension service. Dale Hull, Ext. Agricultural Engineer from I.S.U. said this was the largest attendance in the state at a Farm Power and Machine School. The information taught on machinery and economics should be very helpful to farmers. Here are some good meetings coming up*. CATTLE FEEDERS-A cattle feeders school will be held at Spencer, January 3 and 4, 1968. This school will be taught by LS.U. specialists and some excellent speakers from other states. A $10 registration fee includes 3 meals at Stub's. INTERESTED IN CORPORATIONS? A Farm Corporation Workshop for farmers will be held at the Extension Office in Algona, Tuesday, January 9, 1968. Neil E. Harl from Iowa State University, who is both a lawyer and an economist will be the speaker. Many farmers have questions on this and here is an excellent place to get some good information. Dr. Harl is an excellent speaker. This is an area meeting and we are fortunate to have it held in Kossuth County. Registration fee is $2 and this will include the noon meal. Stop in the office or phone 295-2120 FARM PAGE Tuesday, Dec. 12, 1967 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines—5 VlHlllllllllllllllllllllilllllllililliilliiiiiilllliitfi | RAMBLINGS | 1 FROM RUTH 1 ffhiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii By RUTH PATTERSON Extension Assistant I'm very happy to be working with the Extension Service in the 4-H and youth program. I want to use this column as a source of information about matters of interest to all young people as well as a means of keeping in touch on a weekly basis with 4-H members and their leaders about their various activities. A day or two ago Galen handed me a letter from the Production Credit Association's Scholarship Committee. It seems that any high school senior (not just 4-H or FFA members) who are planning on enrolling in the College of Agriculture at I.S.U. in Ames in the fall of 1968 can apply for one of the two $500 scholarships that P.C.A. is offering in Iowa. If you're interested you have until March 1, 1968 to send your application to I.S.U., but certain things must be done before then. The application must be accompanied by a 300-500 word essay on the subject "The Production Credit System." Information concerning this maybe obtained from the P.C.A. office here in Algona. The recipients will be selected on the basis of scholarship, financial need and evidence of leadership ability and character. For answers to questions and application forms contact Louis M. Thompson, Ass. Dean, College of Agriculture, I.S.U., Ames, Iowa 50010. Another item that will probably be of most interest to girls is the Iowa Youthpower Project. This involves a project or report in one of two general areas, "Food & Nutrition" or "Food Careers." The prize is an all- expense paid trip to the National Youthpower Congress in Chicago sponsored by the Farm Bureau and others in all phases of the food industry. The projects are due no later than Feb. 15, 1968. If interested contact Iowa Youthpower Project, 507 10th St., Farm Bureau Building, Des Moines, Iowa 50309 for more information. Now for something of specific interest to 4-Hers. Rally night is scheduled for 7p.m. December 28 at the Algona High School auditorium. mi FORENOON 11 AM I am going to quit fuming and go into a different business, I will sell my personal property at public auction on the farm located l«/i miles south and 2'/« miles east of Whittemore, or 6 miles north and 3'/ 4 miles east of West Bend, Iowa, on Saturday, Dec. 16 9:30 A.M. 9:30 A.M. 9:30 A.M. Tractors 1953 SUPER M FARMALL Live pump, 2-way hydraulic, good tires M & W piston* put in a year ago. Wheel weights. Real sharp. 1953 FERGUSON 30 TRACTOR Over- and under-drive. Overhauled last spring. Real sharp. FARM MACHINERY IHC 450 4-row planter with fertilizer. Real good. Sehultz Spreadmaster manure spreader, tandem wheels, 125 bu. capacity, only 2 years old IHC No. 8 windrower with PTO IHC No. 438 cultivator, mounts for Super M IHC No. 16 heavy duty 3-14 in. plow, has newer type bottoms 4 section lever flexible drag, folding steel evener Humboldt manure loader, snow bucket, mounts Super M, M, or H tractors Stan-Hoist drive on wagon hoist IHC 2 way hydraulic cylinder There are very few small tools to be gold, so be lure to be here at 9:30 MISCELLANEOUS 100 bu. walk in hog feeder 2 — 5 bu. round steel hog feeders Portable pressure type hog waterer Weed chopper electric fencer Some fence posts and wire HAY & STRAW 800 bales 1st, 2nd and 3rd cutting alfalfa and orchard grass hay, all in barn 200 bales straw in barn 1955 FORD 1-TON TRUCK Model F-350. 7x10 ft. stock and grain box, hoist, good tires, rung good. This is a good farm truck. TERMS: Cash, or make arrangements with clerk before sale. No property to be removed until settled for. Not responsible for accidents, should any occur. DAVE KOLLASCH Charley Quinn, Auctioneer Farmers State Bank, Whittemore, Clerk MEMOS FROM MARGARET colored sugar and bake on un- greased cookie sheet 5 minutes at 350 degrees on top shelf of oven. (Ask for powdered baking ammonium at the drug store) BY MARGARET PRATT Kossuth Extension Home Economist Here is the German Christinas Cookie recipe. Do try them! You'll find them very tender and tasty. 1 pound butter 2 cups sugar 4 cups flour 2 teaspoons powdered baking ammonium Cream the butter and sugar, add flour and ammonium. Roll the thickness of pie crust and cut in fancy shapes. Sprinkle with The candidates for county office have been listed in a regular news story. A resume of their qualifications will be sent to club presidents and club leaders so you can start making your choices for the election. You will also be receiving seating instructions and necessary information in a news letter. OFFICE SUPPLIES — Business forms, office furniture, filing equipment and supplies, at The Upper DCS Moines Pub. Co., Algona. across from new Municipal parking lot. FARM AUCTION Having decided to quit farming. I will hold a complete Closing-Out Sale at the farm located 6Vi miles North of Fenton, Iowa, on blacktop; or 4 miles East and 1 mile North of Ringsted, Iowa — ON Sale Time — 1.00 P.M. WEDNESDAY, DEC. 13 -MACHINERY- John Deere Endgate Seeder Allis-Chalmers W.D. 45 New Idea Horn Loader and Tractor, Wide Front End Snow Bucket Allis-Chalmers No. 66 Combine, with PTO "Drive Allis-Chalmers PTO Side- Delivery Rake Allis-Chalmers Mounted Tractor Mower — New Style Allis-Chalmers 4-row Cultivator Allis-Chalmers 3-14" Mounted Plow John Deere A.W. 14-ft. Wheel-tandem disk John Deere 9-foot windrower John Deere "494" Corn Planter, with Fert. & Ins. Atch. John Deere 4-14" Trip-Bottom plow John Deere 4-row rotary hoe Case Running-Gear, Barge Box, 6-ton Midwest Hoist Westendorf Running-Gear, with Barge Box and 6-ton Midwest Hoist FEED 600 bales of alfalfa hay - MISCELLANEOUS- 25-Bushel Hog Feeder 60-Gallon Hog Waterer 125-bushel Hog Feeder Forney Steel Welding Table, with vise 16-foot Stock Gate Hog Pans 14' bv 12' Brooder House 300-Gal. Gas Barrel, without hose 300-Gal Gas Barrel, with Stand and Hose Super Flame 2-burner Oil Heating Stove John Deere Manure Spreader other Items too numerous to John Deere 36-Foot Elevator Mention. Usual Auction Terms — Not Responsible for Accidents No Property Removed Until Settled For' CURTIS OLSEN, Owner Bonnicksen, Clark & Bensen — Auctioneers First Trust & Savings Bank. Fenton — Clerk PUBLIC AUCTION A« I have lold -my farm I will held a closing oat sal* on the tar located 1V4 miles west of Bancroft on blaekUp then lint place iM ""so THURS., DEC. 14 u* POWER MACHINERY — 3 TRACTORS 1955 Oliver Suptr MDiet^ wide frofltr hydra-electric, and good tires. 1955 Oliver Super 77 Gas Tractor, wide front, hydra electric, good 'tires, overhauled 2 years ago. Farmall B Tractor, has been overhauled; wide front for B Farmall. Oliver 4-row later style Cultivator, rubber press wheels, mounts either 88 or 77. New Idea No. 300 pull type Corn Picker. 2 Oliver Raydex 3-14 ut. Plows, on rubber. Oliver Raydex 2-16 in. Plow, on rubber^ New Idea Manure Loader and snow bucket with pitch corttrol, 2 years old. . New Holland M Baler, reblocked this year, works good. John Deere 12'/t ft. wheel tandem Disc. Allis Chalmers M Combine. Mc-Deering 444 Planter, with fsrtiliier and on rubber. Humboldt stalk cutter. Chase 10-ft. Spring Tooth on rubber. S-see. Mc-Deering lever Drag, with steel evener. 13 in. M.W. Hammer Mill with traveling feed table, le-ft. Spring Tooth. tSift. Case straight Disc. Mc-Deering Binder Windrower. 6-ft. horse drawn Mower. Clipper Fanning MiliTeleetric motor and extra screens. 2 New Idea No. 17 Manure Spreaders. New Idea trailer and steel flare box. New Idea trailer and wood flare box. 1950 Ford %-ton Pickup, hardwood truck box, runs good. OTHER MACHINERY — New Idea 7 fl. trailer type moweri McCornlek 4 bar ilde delivery rakei Western land roller! 9 row trailer type weed sprayer and hand boom! Ottawa 44 ft. elevator on rubber, ID In. with 40 (t. steel elevator, 15 In. width. MISCELLANEOUS— * wheel machinery trailer, with tilling bed. Stanboist drive-on holit. 500 (al. Gai Barrel and iteel itand, with til. ler. 1-ton Chain Hoist. Steel road drag. Tox-o-wlck cattle oiler. Back type cattle oiler. Cycle grinder, poit drill and >/j h.p. electric motor to be sold as a unit. Air compressor!, speed jack! 2 sets I.H.C. wheel weights: 130-rt. hay rope: Weed Chopper electric fencer] hand com •helleri shallow well pump and electric motor i some corrugated steel rooting! 30 fl. creosote pole! Z electric brooder stoves! bench vlst, anvil, pipe vise \, 2 New Idea picker wheels; 2 cement wheel weights! Combination alum, house doori 6 screw type steel basement supports. BUILDINGS, ETC.— 10 ft x 14 ft. good walk-In dog feeder. 8r>-bu. round steel hog feeder, t good portable (eed houses on wheels. 6x1 ft. garage door with all hardware. & feed bunks. 3 8-ft. cement water troughs. Chicken feeders and waterers. 8 It H Silo Unloader for 14-ft. silo. 200 Yearling Hens. FEED— SO ton good corn silage In silo. 100 bales Clover Drome Hay. 100 bales Straw. 27 HEAD PUREBRED SHORTHORN CATTLE 1 Reg. S.H. Bull out of the 0. L. Seitsinger & Son herd of Rose Hill, Iowa. 19 Reg. Shorthorn Cows. 8 Grade Shorthorn Cows. Bull turned with cows May I*. All cattle T.B. and Bangs tested. This Is your chance to buy registered S.H. cows at farmers prices. TERMS: Cash, or make arrangements with clerk before sale. No . properly to be removed until fettled for. Not responsible fur accidents should any occur. James "Jake" Becker, owner AUCTIONEERS: Charley Qulnn and Clalr Clark CLERK: Farmers and Traders Savings Bank, Bancroft

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