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(la.) Uppw D«« Moin«* Thursday, Jen. 11, 1968 FARM PAGE ] m liiiiiiiii.iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniii RAMBLINGS FROM RUTH | iiiiniiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiii i****»•*••*••»•••*•*» | DEVELOPMENTS | FROMDEVALOIS J Farmers in the county have received a mailing from the Kossuth County Extension Office recently that should be of interest to many farmers. The mailing included three pieces, a leaflet describing the extension activities in the ten- county area. You may find a meeting in another county that fits your specialized interest and these are listed in the leaflet. For example, in Kossuth we do not have a Beef cow-calf school this year, but there is one in Dickinson County and some might want to attend. It shows the many educational activities being held in Northwest Iowa. The second leaflet describes the schools and meetings spdh- sored by the Kossuth County Extension Service this winter. These range from discussing corporations to corn. Save these sheets and mark the date on your calendar of meetings you'd like to attend. The third piece is a card to return with a place to check the meetings you are interested in or information you would like to receive. We will use these names for mailing list for any specific meeting or information we have to send out. Return the card and save the two leaflets for further reference. Let us know if you have any questions or if we can be of help at any time. 4-H leaders, do you want to make your club meetings more interesting and effective? Then come to the meeting at the Extension Meeting Room, 1306 N. Main, Thursday, Jan. 11, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. We'll be sharing ideas and suggestions that other leaders have found helpful. Record keeping will be discussed and a schedule of events for the coming year outlined. Bring your leader's books and any questions or ideas that you have and come to the meeting Jan. 11. WHEN-?—If you read the Algona Upper Des Molnes, YOU KNOWI "This year I did a lot of helping with the younger girls and can still remember when I was the one that was getting the help. I owe a lot to 4-H and I hope that I have helped other people enjoy and learn from it, too." Jane Walker, new girl's vice-president for the Kossuth County 4-H Clubs made this statement in the story she wrote for her 4-H record book. Jane, who is 17 and has been a member of the Plum Creek Elite Club for seven years, has held nearly every office in her club. Jane has actively participated in the three major girl's 4-H areas of emphasis. But her special interest has been in the area of food and nutrition. I could go on and list her many achievements in 4-H, school and church — music shows up as a real AUCTION For health reasons I have rented my land and will sell my personal property on my farm located from West Bend iy z mile south on 44 then y 4 mile east on south side of road, or from Ottosen 3 miles west and 4 miles north then east l / 4 mile, on Thurs. Jan. 18th 12:30 P.M. Sharp Late 1963 John Deere model 4010 gas Tractor, 3 point hitch, 1780 actual hours, like new. New heat houser for 4010 & chains. John Deere model 60 Tractor, power steering good tires new block last summer, and rear end all gone over in 1966. 1951 Ferguson model T020, good tires, chains for Ferguson. Set of duel wheels and 15x38 tires for 4010 1967 John Deere No. 494 A Planter, insecticide, herbiside, disc openers, covering knives, rubber press wheels. John Deere 227 Corn Picker, automatic lube, new style snapping roll, and new husking rolls, used 2 seasons. John Deere model T4 cultivator, sweeps and disc hillers, mounts 4010, rear cultivator attachment has 3 pt. hitch. John Deere model AW IBY Z ft. wheel tandem Disc, wide spacings, sealed bearings and 18 in. blades, like new. John D. model CCA 14>/2 ft. field cultivator John Deere model 555A, 4-14 in. trip bottom Plow, hydraulic lift, in good condition. John Deere 18 ft. straight disc, 18 in. blades, in good condition. John Deere Endgate Seeder. 2 John Deere hydraulic cylinders 2 John Deere wheel weights. AUCTIONEER'S NOTE: This machinery has always been shedded and In th« be»t of condition. Other Power Machinery KoolB model KB-40, Cut-N-Blo, Forage blower with 50 ft. of pipe, used very little. New Holland model 270, P.T.O. baler in good condition. Case model 140, P.T.O. baler. Twin Draulic Trailer type 7-row weed Sprayer with lined tank and drops. Kewanee 7-section, 35 ft. lever flexable Drag with 4 wheel Kewanee cart. Crehl Shred-All with wagon blower, off-set hitch. Case 12 ft. windrower with transport Case 4-row rotary hoe. Western land roller. Therufer 4 or 5 bottom stalk turner. Ferguson 2 row cultivator with 3 pt. hitch. Wttie Criant hopper Elevator with '/? H.P. heavy duty electric motor, all like new. Dirt blade for any 3 point hitch. Lunch on the grounds Case 4 bar side delivery rake. Koyker 26 ft. Elevator, with 5-ft. extension, grain hopper, truck hopper, starting hopper, 2 sweep augers, Briggs & Straton engine, and bale rail. Wagons, etc. Grain-O-Vator, Forage Wagon, series 50, 8:25x20 in. tires. John Deere 953 heavy duty farm Trailer, 9:00 x!4 in new tires, heavy duty midwest hoist, Heider 6 ft. x 12 ft. wood barge box. New Holland farm trailer 15 in. tires, with Midwest Hoist & Electric 6 ft x 10 ft. steel barge box, 2 in. wood floor. 4 wheel farm trailer with 2 in. flat bed, good tires. 4 wheel farm trailer with wood flare box. New Idea No. 201 Manure Spreader. Truck 1958 Chevrolet 2 ton low cab forward Truck, long wheel base, 283 V8 motor, 4 speed transmission 2 speed rear end, 18 ft. combination grain and stock box, and 18 ton hoist, new tires, power steering, power brakes. Levi bought this truck new and it is in the best of condition, real sharp. This truck is heavy duty throughout. Miscellaneous Portable loading Chute on rubber. 2 Pride of the Farm 80 bu. hog feeders. Pride of the Farm Hog Waterer. Table saw and emery grinder combination. Quincy portable air compressor. Old Blower Fan. 2 electric corner pig brooders, newer used. 18 full sheets of % in. used plywood. Chicken Feeders & Waterers. 2 steel house post jacks. 3 airation tubes and fans. 6 - 4x4 in. different lengths. Some wood and steel posts Some barb and woven wire. Litter carrier and 100 ft. of cable. 160 ft. 1 in. and l»/ 2 in. Copper and Well pipe and jet. 2 - 9:00x20 - 10 ply truck tires no breaks. 50-ft. 6-in. endless drive belt. 4 Aluminum combination windows 23inx60iu 1 Aluminum combination windows 23inx45in 1 new 6:00x16 in. tire; 1 used 7:60x15 in. tire; 4 used 8:00x14 in. tires; 4 used tubes. 6 heat lamps; 8 steel pig brooders 2 chicken brooders. Some tools and miscellaneous items. Household 'Goods Speed Queen automatic washer. Dining room table and 6 chairs and buffet. 2 blond end tables, Walnut coffee table. 2 matching upholstered platform rockers. Telephone table and chair combination. TERMS: Cash or wake arrangements with clerk before sale No property to be removed until settled for. Not responsible for accidents should any occur, Levi Banwart, AltAffAV1AAMK* ffllOvlatr ftll4«l*l OVlA Tnvr A*»*iAl«4 W 1_. v *...__ _^_. Auctioneer!; Charley Quinn and Jay Arnold Owner Clerk: Iowa State Bank ofWeat Bend, Iowa important part of her life in all three - but I'd like to quote her again instead for I hope that perhaps this will influence some 4-H'er who is undecided as to whether or not to continue in 4-H. Jane has this to say about how she felt after her first year in 4-H (1961). "I found it awfully confusing and was about ready to give up but I decided to stay in another year." 1964 showed a change in her feeling about 4-H. "By this year I was participating more in outside 4-H activities and was I ever glad I stayed in 4-H." Now in 1968 Jane has achieved the goal of a county officer. 4-H has meant much to her and could mean a lot to you — if you give it a chance. Leonard Becker is the boy's vice-president. He's also 17and has been in the Wesley Boy'sClub for seven years. Like the other officers he has had a try at several club offices and has been active in 4-H projects. As you look at his activities in 4-H you see that he, too, has gone beyond the routine projects and activities in his own local club. Leonard has been a delegate to state conference and has attended state health camp and leadership camp. He's given talks to other groups and on radio about 4-Hand received a merit award - one of 4-H's top awards. Like other county officers he has taken part in Youth Leader activities. These are countywide meetings where the older 4-H'er becomes acquainted with the other enthusiastic 4-H'ers around the county. They find that it is these extras that are the frosting on the cake - that makes it worth staying in 4-H. MEMOS FROM MARGARET BY MARGARET PRATT Kossuth Extension Home Economist HOW MUCH DO YOU SPEND FOR GROCERIES? This question was asked of nutritionists in the U. S. Department of Agriculture. Their answer after looking at statistics and surveys was: For a family of four-$35.00 a week. For a retired couple - $20.00 a week. In order to find out if this was a reasonable answer four home economists were asked to feed a family of four and a retired couple for a week a nutritionally sound diet allowing for family preferences. The results of the survey done on the east coast are already available. Here is what they found A family of four in the state of Virginia spent $30.98, while a similar family in Pennsylvania spent $35.01. Retired couples from the same region spent $19.62 and $19.96 respectively. The report showed that meals were carefully planned and the shoppers used care in shopping, but neither scrimped nor splurged. Non-food items like p<ip».-i' products and soap were not included, canned and frozen food stored at home was given the market price. They assumed that some staples on the shelf at home would be used, but that they also had to include some in the week's shopping. Wouldn't it be interesting to have four families in our own area do a similar study? Then we could compare prices with whac is paid on the East and West coasts of the United States. We could do this - all we need are some volunteers — two young families in the 30 age group who have two children and two families age 60 and over who do not have children still living at home. To my knowledge no study of this type has been done in the mid- west. Let me know if you would like to volunteer your family. If you prefer not to have your names used that could be arranged, too. Cresco Chums The Cresco Chums 4-H Club held their December meeting at the county Extension office. The club Christmas party was also held at this time. The re was a gift exchange. The families of the members were guests. Sue Smith was selected as a candidate for county office. Debbie Laws was guest speaker. She told of her summer in Europe and showed slides of her trip and places she visited. A pot-luck lunch was enjoyed by all. UPPER DES MOINES WANT ADS WILL SELL ANYTHING 1 Council Minute* The City Council met in regular session Dec. 27, 1967 with Mayor Finn and the following council members : Muckey, Andreasen, Elbert, Nash, (Jock and Peirce. Minutes of last meeting were approved. The Council met in joint session with the board of supervisors to discuss the "Joint Ambulance and Emergency Radio Facility Agreement betweenthe City of Algona and Kossuth County. After considerable discussion, it was agreed to adjourn this meeting to Thursday, January 4, 1968, at 1 p. m. Three quotations were received for a new sanitary sewer rooter and the O'Brien Mfg. Co., Inc., submitting the low bid of $3,500.00, was accepted. Five companies submittedbids to supply the city with gas and diesel fuel for the year 1968, and Sunray DX Oil Co. submitted the low bid? which was accepted. Five companies submittedpro- posals for half-ton truck for the street department and Percival Motors, submitting the low bid, was accepted. Joe Bradley, Jr. was appointed to replace Byron Richardson on the planning and zoning commission. Authorized the sanitation department to correct the storm sewer connection at Mr. Gade's new residence on North Jones street. Moved and seconded the meeting adjourn. DAVID SMITH CITY CLERK TRY SPREADING THIS WITH YOUR CONVENTIONAL SPREADER Liqui Manure Chicken Litter 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. BJUUJY MANURE SPREADER BUSCHER BROS. IMPLEMENT GENERAL Finn, Salary 123.15 Smith, Salary 282.01 Sands, Salary 130.00 la. State Bk., Wholding 71.23 State Comm.. Wholding . . . .7.93 Soc. Sec., Soc. Sec 28.60 I.P.E.R.S., IPERS 22.75 STREET Burtis, Salary 172. Frambach Salary 177, Giddings, alary 179. Helmers, Salary 162. Lashbrook, Salary ..... .47. Pergande, Salary 225. Wibben, Salary 156. Madison, Salary 144. la. State Bk., Wholding .. .111. State Comm., Wholding . . .15. Soc. Sec., Soc. Sec 130. I.P.E.R.S., IPERS 41. Algona Insurance, Premium 1,095. Blossom Insurance, Workman's Comp 741. Bohannon Insurance, Insurance 595. Cowan Corp., Supplies 3. N. W. Bell, Telephone 12. D. Smith, Mileage 20. 85 ,79 54 85 79 64 13 04 50 90 24 85 45 23 00 61 00 ROAD USE TAX Brown Supply, Supplies.. ..18.87 Cont. Oil Co., Diesel Oil 29.18 Gibbs-Cook Repairs 81.11 Sieg Co., Filters 8.22 Sunray DX, Gas & M.(X.. .354.16 PUBLIC SAFETY Boekelman, Salary 318.75 Day, Salary 171.28 Hutchison, Salary 186.36 Jorgenson, Salary 200.02 Schadendorf, Salary 164.98 Thompson, Salary 157.65 Voigt, Salary 176.70 Willey. Salary 71.70 la. State Bk., Wholding 149.80 State Comm., Wholding 22.39 Soc. Sec., Soc. Sec 117.48 Trust & Agency, Pension.. .16.19 Audiovisual Ctr., Film 1.26 A. Boekelman, Bullets 4.65 Sunray DX, Gasoline 149.35 BohannonInsurance. Insurance 480.84 AlgonaInsurance, Premium 1,045.83 N. W. Bell, Telephone 23.91 Algona Fire Dept., Services 328.00 Blossom Ins., Workmen's Comp 108.81 E. Feld Equip., Fire Hose 825.00 Harris Fire Control, Supplies 39.00 J. C. Penney. Coveralls ...46.99 Schultz Bros., Gasoline . .. .2.25 R. Bomgaars, Services ... .85.00 G. Burtis, Services 55.00 S. Krasean, Services 55.00 M. Smith, Services 95.00 C. Volk, Services 120.00 R. Wells, Services 75.00 SANITATION Gade. Salary 88.84 Dubaski, Salary 28.68 Courtney, Salary 105.91 la. State Bk., Wholding . . . .5.10 Soc. Sec., Soc. Sec 24.38 I.P.E.R.S., IPERS 15.19 Sioux City Foundry, Grate 28.36 Algona Insurance, Premium 41.67 Cont. Oil Co., Diesel Oil 11.16 UBC, Inc., Supplies 31.15 Blossom Insurance, Workmen's Comp 72.54 Bohannon Insurance, Premium 8.65 SEWER RENTAL Lemkee, Salary 239.62 Sifert, Salary 158.33 la. State Bk., Wholding 7.90 State Comm., Wholding 3.70 Soc. Soc. Soc. Sec 15.53 I.P.E.R.S., IPERS 12.36 Algona Insurance, Premium 48.58 Blossom Insurance, Workmen's Comp 128.70 Bohannon Insurance, Insurance 357.54 Cont. Oil Co., Diesel Oil I 15 - 52 ISU Press Book 5 -20 N. W. Bell, Telephone 11.85 RECREATION Boldridge, Salary 166.53 la. State Bk., Wholding . . . .9.90 State Comm., Wholding. . ..1.59 Soc. Sec., Soc. Sec 17.01 I.P.E.R.S., IPERS ..... .13.53 BohannonInsurance, Premium 93.55 Blossom Insurance Workmen's Comp 161.46 Algona Insurance, Premium 32.76 DEBT SERVICE Valley Bk. & Trust, Interest 77.50 Drovers Natl., Interest . . .67.50 PARKING METER Groen, Salary 220.25 Schmidt, Salary ..70.49 la. State Bk., Wholding 35.50 State Comm., Wholding . . . .4.58 Soc. Sec.. Soc. Sec 7.96 I.P.E.R.S., IPERS 6.33 Trust'& Agency Pension .. .2.50 Blossom Insurance, Workmen's Comp. 7.02 Cowan Corp. Supplies . .. .36.09 UBC, Inc., Supplies 69.44 Public Auction To settle the estate of the late Willis Pingel, we will sell the following described personal property on the farm located from Ledyard 1 mile east, 2 miles north and 1 mile east, or from Elmore 4 miles south and 2 miles west on 9:30 a.m. WED., JAN. 17 2 TRACTORS 2 1950 FarmaliM Tractor, with M and W pistons and valves ground 6 \ weeks ago. In real good condition. Farmall F 20. MACHINERY 1958 John Deere model 45 self propelled combine with grain head. John Deere model 400 cultivator. John Deere 3-14 in. model 55 plow. International wheel tandem disc model 37 18ft. land roller. M. M. 8 ft. windrower. 4 row International cultivator. International 3 bottom plow chief on rubber. 7 row sprayer with drops. International 7 ft. power mower. International stalk cutter. Caswell manure loader. John Deere 15 ft. disc. 4 sections flexible drag. Case 4 section lever drag. New Cross endgate seeder. 40 ft. wide type grain elevator. McDeering farm trailer with hoist, wood flare box and good tires. MISCELLANEOUS F. 98 Knipco heater with thermostat, all like new. 1/2 in. Zephyr electric drill and bits. International weed chopper. 60 bu. Pride of the Farm round steel hog feeder. Ritchie pressure hog water fountain. Small steel water tank, 270 gallon gas barrel. Garden mark riding lawn mower. Power lawn mower. 2-7:50 x 14 in. snow tires. Set of socket wrenches. Cement and wooden hog troughs. 3-50 ft. slat cribs. 50 1 in. rough boards 10 to 16 ft. long. 100 good steel posts. 50 creosote posts. I Real good 12 x 16 ft. brooder house Many small items too numerous to mention. 1962 Ford Galaxie 500,4 door, real sharp. HOUSEHOLD GOODS Marquette 18 cu. ft. chest type deep freeze. R.C.A. 19 in. portable T.V. and stand, 2 years old. New T. V. Antenna and new rotor. Philco refrigerator. Westinghouse electric stove. Duncan phyfe table, pad, extra leaves and 4 chairs. Chrome kitchen table and 4 chairs. Green davenport and matching chair. 3 platform rockers, end table. 2 new chests of drawers, 3 steel beds complete. Roll away bed with head board. Shirley cabinet sink, Speed Queen washer. 2 new plywood tables 3 ft. x 10 ft. Some small items. 101$ NORTH MAIN ALGONA TERMS; Cosh, or make arrangements with clerk before sale. No property to be removed until settled for. Not responsible for accidents should any occur. WILLIS PINGEL, Estate Otto Pingel, Marion Meyer, Janerte Meyer Executors Auctioneers, Qginn and Clark Clerk, First National Bank, Elmore, Minn. **fr***4>**<>**$^*H>4^^

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