The Des Moines Register from Des Moines, Iowa on October 11, 1942 · Page 52
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The Des Moines Register from Des Moines, Iowa · Page 52

Des Moines, Iowa
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Sunday, October 11, 1942
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A'lvrlllnitlKlll AclvurtHement AilverlUi'ineiit A(tvtitiHi m-M The Victory "TALKING HOME" Des Moines' Mystery House Just a Spirit This completely furnished model home "Talks and Answers Your Questions." It Is located at 3831 37th Street. Drive north on Beaver to Douglas, then west to 57th Street. Take Urbandale Street car to 56th, walk north to Douglas, then one block west. Aivrtlt nuril 11 I I I .1 II! BMI - -M".Jf!? . ' LI 'I f -r V' .7 :.iv i i : : 7 t i ... . . z . ' : I - iLl V v- I : " 1 .... .... .,..1 i .V It's All Over Now. but the week just ended was National Fiie Prevention Week, and this vision was "The Flame Girl." symbolizing the spirit of the week. Anyway, that's what the Los Anjreles Junior Chamber of Commerce says. The fact that "The Flame Girl" is Actress Elyse Knox, and that the L. A. J. C. C. is within calling distance of Hollywood publicity offices may have had something to do with it all. Harvest Hand if 4, .W I U'J7' Si 5-hr A(f A Hi'cord Crop of patriotic peanuts is being harvested in Georgia this year. and Madeleine Owen, the state's Peanut Queen, is right out in the fields to help. The mounds behind her are stacks of peanuts which will help alleviate the nation's fats shortage. La Verne Barlow (right), rent control administrator, is on the job. On the porch of one of the 42 new Victory Homes just being completed at Aviation Park, he is explaining the new CPA regulations concerning the registration of rental property to William Kraetsch, builder. The rental price of these homes is set by FHA. . .-rs.-' --'t;., ' tyr tt.jfVjg Mr. and Mrs. Gene Cannoy, newlyvveds, examined some of the built-in features of the clever kitchens in one of the 42 new Victory Homes in Aviation Park. The homes will be opened for public inspection for five days, beginning today. Builder Kraetsch shows one of the Victory Homes to -Mr. and Mrs. Gene Cannoy, one of the first young couples to visit Aviation Park. FROM SORENSON'S New and Complete FURNITURE DEPARTMENT Was Selected For The "VICTORY TALKING IIGT.IE" Sorenson's New Furniture Department Offers to Des Moines homemakers the same guarantee of quality and service that has been maintained in Sorenson's 20 years of household appliance business. We invite you to come in and see our complete line of furniture for Living Room Dining Room Bed Room Kitchen Complete Suit Individual Pict$ EASY PAYMENT PLAN Fr.. Delivery! IJtere 8 Gjfecy Oft?)? f em 1 iHtmuuft OS): BE SURE TO VISIT The "VICTORY TALKING HOME" Not Only For the Novelty You Will Learn A Lot About the Way Your Home Should Be Built "1942 VICTORY HOMES ON PARADE" Aviation Park 57th & Douglas 42 Quality Built Homes Utilities in and paid for Designed by KRAETSCH and KRAETSCH ARCHITECTS Built By PRACTICAL BUILDERS. Inc. PHONE 7-3202 For Rent With Option to Buy l W Li ) Has Been Selected to Furnish KOHLER Plumbing Fixtures In the "Victory Talking Home" if?rrr Ms m See Ine "Haute That Talkt" and Antwtri Your Qurstion. Fully Insulated with TRIPLE (A Insulation Built to Last with TRIPLE 'A' Roofing l'J d H v LI 'ill I H LLfjfoBija- is proud to have Contributed to the Lasting Beauty of these Kraetsch & Kraetsch "VICTORY HOMES" through the use of its exterior and interior finishing materials. DU PONT PAINT SERVICE STORE 1206 GRAND AVENUE LLlJG Ittl DEFENSE HOMES SHOULD BE AND CAN BE AS PROPERLY LIGHTED AS LARGER HOMES. SEE THE nerar Was Selected to do the c 1 M B Jl I 11 For This Housing Project At low cost, modern indirect lighting fixtures can be selected in proportion and colors to harmonize with your decorations. We have hundreds of inexpensive and attractive fixtures in our showrooms to supply your remodeling needs. r 0TtD wiTFtn cum See these 42 new Defense Homes including the Talking Home Take Urbandale Car to 56th Walk North to Douglas then West to 57th. MB5rsraj4KAiI m mast Excavating and Grading by H. E. KELLAR 3829 41 if St. 5.2S7S K1 sS CTB-) QKti for these 42 Victory Homes constructed by PRACTICAL BUILDERS INC. supplied by (5E& THE DES MOINES SUNDAY REGISTER OCT. II, 1942 PAGE 4

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