The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 28, 1967 · Page 6
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6—Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines Thursday, Dec. 28, 1967 come tax (including self-employment) for 1967 on or t*foie Monday, Jan. 15,19C8. Form 1040-ES should tie used for this purpose. However, John F. Hanlon, District Director of Internal Revenue for Iowa, said that farmers need not file an estimate if they file their 1967 Federal income tax return, Form 1040, and pay in full any tax due by Feb. I", 1968. "Farmer's Tax Guide," Publication No. 225, which furnishes information on this subject, may be dlitaine'l by dropping a post card to your District. Director, Int9ni.il Revenue Servicp, Des Moines, la. 50309, or from your county farm acent. N'n taxpayer assistance service- has vft bei-n scheduled in Kossuth county lv I R.S Start Signup, '68 Feed Groin Plan, Feb. 5 Signups for participation in the 1968 feed grain and wheat programs will take place concurrently beginning February 3 and ending March 15, according toR. I. Anderson, Chairman, Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation County Committee. The aj>- plications filed show the farmer's program Intentions. The feed grain program for 1968 provides decision arid price-support payments as well as price-support loans to program participants; feed praindi- version payments will be available to all participants in 19C8. The 1968 wheat program l«nefits include price-suppoit loans and marketing certificates to brine: returns up to full parity on the part of the wheat crop allocated for domestic use; no diversion payment is available for wheat. Revenue Service Farmers' Memo DES MOINES, IA. - Farmers who earned at least t'.vo-thinls of their 1067 gross income from farming should file their declaration of estimated Federal in- 9 New Members For Wesley 4-H Monthly meeting of the Wesley Hoys was held in the Wesley library m^tinr hall and the host was Henry Pommer. John Kiley rejiortpfl on his trip to Chicago. A preliminar. basketball practice was set up for Dec. 26 in the Wpsle;. u'>in. The date, Dec. 30, was set f >r weighing in ofthe 4-H calves in Titonka. Also the date and place for the annual pancake supper was set for Jan. 8 at the Wesley Legion hall. The iiuiin program of the night TRY SPREADING THIS WITH YOUR CONVENTIONAL SPREADER Your Brady flail-type spreader will pulverize them all ... as it spreads a rich, even blanket of fertility behind you. And you'll never break a beater, a chain, or a webb- your Brady doesn't have any. Stop in for the full story today—facts only—I'll let the Brady do all the spreading. I BRADY MANURE SPREADER BUSCHER BROS. IMPLEMENT 1015 NORTH MAIN ALGONA KLEIN'S FARM SUPPLY RECOGNIZES Joel Reding as an OUTSTANDING BEEF PRODUCER Joel Reding really "Pound-em on the Tail" and another group of cattle have gone to market from this lot. Joel fed out 54 head of cattle the Wayne way with excellent results. Buy em right, feed em right and sell em right are management tips Joel Reding follows. The cattle averaged 406 Ibs. delivered weight, putting on 545 Ibs. of gain average per head. Cost of gain per 100 Ib. was $16.75. This includes the corn, corn silage, hay and Wayne Beef Balancer. Wayne 32% Beef Balancer < Aureomycin and Stilbestrol gives improved Feed conversion and rate of gain. For More Information on the Wayne Cattle Feeding Program contact WAYNE FEEDS KLEIN'S FARM SUPPLY Phone 295-5206 Algona, Iowa Ui6MlEiLl •*• .is the installation of new members. They are as follows: Tom Muehe, Jim Kiley, Jim Olson, Ronnie Monson, Georee Hix, Steve Becker, Meredith Hauptman, Jim Monson, Duane Hix. To round off the night, Mrs. Pommer served a fine lunch. | RAMBLINGS | | FROM RUTH | UillllllllllllllMlllllllimillllllllllllllllllllllllli DEVELOPMENTS FROM DEVALOIS •••••••••••••••••*••• BY GALEN DeVALOIS Kossuth Extension Director Question — In reference to the root worm problem of 1967 what is the Iowa State University recommendation for 1968? Answer-We are recommending that a Brix 10, Diazinon or Thimet be applied at planting time on corn following corn. We also recommend a check be made about the third week in June and more may have to be applied with a cultivator. However, we don't expect the 10-12 inches of rain in June acaln and planter treatments have also been much more successful than cultivator application. You will note parathion and the combinations are not recommended at planting time. This is because they just do not last or hold long enough to be successful. - o - Rally Night? What's that? A night of nights for eight outstanding 4-H'ers. They will be picked by their fellow 4-H'ers Thursday night, December 28 to head the county 4-H program during 1968. Eight hundred boys and girls meeting in the Algona High School auditorium will select four boys and four girls from a slate of sixteen candidates. Their 4-H careers have led them past the usual projects and activities toward a goal of county-wide leadership. The master of ceremonies for the campaigning and election will be Steve Detrick. The business meeting and installation of officers will be conducted by the current county officers. Adults helping with the activities are — Mrs. Henry Looft, Fenton, will be in charge of an information desk; Mrs. Looft and Mrs. Orville Thoreson, Swea City, will be in charge of the election of officers; Ted Smith, Algona, is in charge of the ushers; Dick Kuecker and Fred Asa, Algona, the campaigning; Mrs. Joe Loebach, Burt, will supervise the installation service; and Laurel Peterson, Swea City, will be in charge of passing out apples furnished by Roger Linde of the Linde Implement in Swea City. WESLEY By Mrs. Viola Studer There are two things that are of top importance right now concerning 4-H. The first is Rally Night. As I -A rite this, Rally- Night is less than a week away. Most of the preliminary work is done. We have jobs assigned and hope that all will go well. The big question is, "Who will be the new county officers?" I sure don't know the answer, but I can be sure of one thing. They are going to be real top notch young people, one's who have a real interest in 4-H rf- fairs. If they didn't they wouldn't have been in 4-H long enough to qualify, or have had an outstanding enough record to rate consideration, or have been interested enough to campaign for office the way they do. The offices they are elected to are not just honorary and I'm sure they realize it. During the time that they are in office these young people will be called upon frequently to serve as leaders and they'll do a good job. So I'm looking forward to working with them whoever they are. Those who are not elected will find other opportunities for leadership in 4-H and their many other activities. There's always another year and another opportunity for young people like these. The other matter is the weighing in of calves for the 4-H beef projects. All the boy's clubs have made arrangements to weigh their calves and to tattoo them for identification before January 6- the deadline for entering their calves in a beef project. 4-H projects are intended to teach the 4-H'er to plan ahead and to make the necessary decisions. The beef weigh-in is a good example of tliis as any 4-H'er who may want to show a steer at the fair in August must have already made the decision to have a beef project and have started work toward that goal. I want to mention another scholarship that I've heard about. Every year the Federal Land Bank Associations in Iowa gives two $500 scholarships to farm boys who continue their education at Iowa State University. Ask E. H. Hutchins, the manager of the Federal Land Bank Associatina in Algona for more details. Hillside Club Of Wesley Hosts Holiday Parties WESLEY - Christinas parties held recently at the Hillside Golf Club house Included those by the Britt Hospital staff; the Britt Rotary club; the Pierce Flower Shop of Britt; Pritchard Auto Co. of Britt; Harold Jacobson Oil Co., Britt; and several other groups. The club will celebrate at a New Year's Eve party Saturday night December 30. They will be closed Sunday night. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lickteig operate the club house. - o - NEIGHBORHOOD CLUB The Neighborhood Club, northwest of Wesley, enjoyed a Christmas dinner party with their hus- bai.ds at Al's Lounge Saturday evening, December 16. Couples who attended were George Alkes, Lester Blains, GerritDeWaards, Robert Frits', William Fritz', Jack Giglers, Burton Hansons, Gary Hoovers, Ubbe Meyers, William Petersons, Herbert Ra- kows, Arnold Schutters, Bob Spears, Ralph Weirs and Merrill Zwiefels. - o - MASONIC ELECTION Herman Wise was recently elected Worshipful Master of the Masonic lodge for the coming year. C. W. Hauswirth is secretary; Thurman Gaskill, treasurer; C. W. Fairbanks, senior warden; and Keith Voss, junior warden. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Gerrit DeWaard were supper guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Schutter of Algona Sunday, Dec. 17. Others attending were Mrs. Bertha Looft Pom me r of Algona and other Schutter relatives from West Bend and Buffalo Center. Karen Otis has been accepted as a member of the Hamilton Business College Honor Society. She achieved a grade point average of 3.208. To become a member, a student is required to have an average of 3.200 or above during the previous quarter. Karen is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Otis. The John Pfeffers of Ames and the BUI Laings of Omaha, Ne- Vincent Fish was a patient in Hancock Memorial Hospital in Britt several days last week for medical care. Mrs. Louisa Fish observed her 77th birthday Sunday, December 24. Mr. and Mrs. L. H. Klein of Spirit Lake spent several days last week with their son Dave Klein and family. The L. H. Kleins left Friday for Lakeland, Fla., where they will spend the winter months. Their grandchildren, Wayne, and Lynn Klein accompanied them and will spend their holiday vacation there, and will fly back home. Mrs. Betty Bode entertained her contract bridge club Wednesday evening, Dec. 20. Mrs. Mary Bode and Mrs. Sara Raney were guests. Mrs. Bernice Vitzthum won high score prize. Ronnie Root came Monday, Dec. 18, from Ft. Bliss, Texas, to spend the holiday vacation at the parental L. T. Root home. Carol Root of St. Louis Park, Minn., is also home for the holidays. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kisch and three daughters of rural Algona moved recently to the farm of her parents, the George Goetz's, southeast of Wesley, which was, years ago, the Fred Spongier farm. Mr. and Mrs. Goetz bought the Vic Loebig property in town and moved in September. Mrs. Kisch is the former Agnes Goetz. The baby girl born to Mr. and Mrs. William Koppen December 15 was baptized Sunday in St. Joseph's Catholic Church by Father Phillips, and was named Jacqueline Anne. Sponsors were Eugene Flaig of Algona, by proxy for Thomas Renger of Redondo Beach, Calif., and Mrs. Flaig. The William Koppens were Christmas day guests in the Bob Lickteig home in Algona. The women are Renger sisters. Our hats are oft to you in '68! May this New Year ring out with the joy of health and good iortune for you and yours. Whittemore Co-op Elevator HOBARTON BRANCH co . op am , (V* N **>- Golden Sun Feeds For top performance CO-OP gasoline, fuel oil, oil* and lubricant* Phone 295-5614 braska, were guests in the parental Mrs. Pauline Pfeffer home over the holiday weekend. St. Joseph's Guild met Tuesday evening Dec. 19 in the parish hall. The nuns and Father Phillips and Fathei Zeiman were guests. A pot-luck lunch was served at seven o'clock followed by a short business meeting. 500 was played with Mary Bode, Matilda Goetz, Sister Maud and Mrs. Hazel Studer as prize winners. The officers and chairladies were hostesses. Captain and Mrs. Ron Stroup and infant daughter, Amy Michelle, of Mineral Wells, Texas, came Friday to spend several days in the parental Lloyd Stroup home in Hampton and the A. C. Discher home in Wesley. Mrs. Bob Ricke of Davenport spent the past two weeks in the parental Jack Lickteig home. Mr. Ricke came for the holiday weekend and also visited in the parental George Ricke home. 1C olhir models it tki lijht prlci with features tt lit in;; VICTOR *Slmple-To-Operate *10 Key 4. Full Keyboard *Repeat Key *Total/Sub-Total Control Upper Des Moines Pub. Co. Ill E. Call St. Algona, Iowa 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'Au.ger swings 180' . . . delivers into a silo up to 50' high, merely by adding pipe. See it today at BUSCHER BROS. ALGONA, IOWA PHONE 295-3588 an electrical .**1968* will be*a happy * NewYear. Algona Municipal Utilities * NING tlUIDE Eat Out Often In ALGONA THE JOHNSON HOUSE ON SO. PHILLIPS SMORGASBORD Sunday Noon and Friday Night PRIVATE DINING ROOMS SEPARATE COCKTAIL LOUNGE LUDWIG'S CAFE DOWNTOWN ALGONA BREAKFAST & NOON * SPECIALS * Open 6 A.M. • 8 P.M. Weekday! Cfottd Sundays CHARLIE'S SUPPER CLUB SO. ON 169 DINING ROOM OPEN 9:30.11:30 P. M. COCKTAILS LIVE ENTERTAINMENT PRIVATE DINING ROOM Ttl*. 295.9152 VAN'S CAFE JCT. HIWAYS 18 • 169 OPEN WEEKDAYS 10A.M.-1 A,M. SUNDAYS 8 A.M.-I A.M. CLOSED MONDAYS PRIVATE PINING ROOM COCKTAIL

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