The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 17, 1957 · Page 17
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 17

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, January 17, 1957
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Our Businessmen At Home- Kelley Lumber Co. 3 Lumber Yards - Serving Algona, Sexton, Ottosen Areas Mr and Mrs L. N. Kelley. partners in the Kelley Lumber Co., like to refer to their three yards as one large lumbar store with three doors." . . . one in Algona. one in Sexton, another in Ottosen. Mr Kelley has spent 23 years in the lumber business in Iowa, and Mrs Kelley herself has been active in Kelley enterprises) since 1939. 5 years ago, the Kelleys purchased the Moore & Moore yard in Sexton,- started a new yard in Otlosen m 1954; and in 1955 purchased the Griffin Lumber Co. here, and now operate all three as Kelley Lumber Co. Lust year extensive improvements were made to the Algona yard, and at present the Kelleys are improving and re-fixturing the Algona yard office and sales-room for better customer handling. The firm handles complete lumber and building materials, builders hardware pamt, mill work, and incidentals. Delivery is made anywhere. Personnel of Kelley Lumber Co., besides Mr and Mrs L. N. Kelley. includes son Bob Kelley. who is active in all the yards, JVmmy Johnson, Sexton manager. Lawrence Telford, Ottosen, manager, and Lawrence Smith, who ha* moved to Algona from Oltosen, and Elaine Holtorf, also at the Algona yard. Stop in at any of the ihree Kelley Lumber Co. yards — you'll get a friendly reception 1 ////A'////s///////////w Algona Implement Co. Your Friendly International Harvester Dealer FARM EQUIPMENT MOTOR TRUCKS Sales & Service : n RCA Freezers & Alr-Conditioneri Phone 52 — Algona Kelley Lumber Co. "Everything in Building Materials" • LUMBER • PAINT • CEMENT • BOTTLE GAS -• COAL We Aim to Pleaia Near Milwaukee Depot - Algona iiiipiiiiiiiiipiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiy n Beecher Lane Appliances I "Where The FAMOUS NAMES Greet You" | In TELEVISION 1 Admiral - Sylvanla 18 WeatlnghouM = = In APPLIANCES 1 WesilnghouM S Frigidalre = Youngiiown = Phone 778 Algona 1 Hall - Strahorn Hdwe. Your Complete IRHA Hardware on The North Side of the Street in Algona Houwwarei Hardware Appliances Gifts Sporting Good! Phone 41 - Algona Irons Heating & Plumbing "Completely Equipped To Serve You Completely" Plumbing - Heating Sheet Metal Gat or Oil Unlit Pump* Water Systems Complete Fixture* Modern Dry Cleaners AND TAILORS • Cleaning g • Pressing = • Alteration* II • Repair* If Free Pick-up & § Delivery Through- = out City & County s Phone 537 - Algona j= illlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllN Robinson Produce STORES AT ALGONA AND WESLEY WAYNE FEEDS Complete Lin»» lor Pouliry - livestock Poultry Service We Buy Poultry «n4 Eggi Phone 671 Algona Rendering Co. Dead Stock Promptly Removed iiuiUnyuiiuuiiiiMiiiiiitiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiin PHONE 7-W (We Pay Phone Charge*) You Can Count on Us Summer or Winter Patronise Your Local Plant Let's Get Acquainted! Folks in town and folks in the country are becoming increasingly aware of their inter-depend' ence — one on the other. Recognizing that farming today in this community is 'big business', the businessmen whose individual advertisements appear here are supporting a series of "Let's Get Acquainted" aerial farm photos in this county and a series of pictures of business places in this town. The "mystery farm photo", and the "business place photo" will help business folks in town and their neighbors in the country to become bejter acquainted. In both cases, we will be able to appreciate more the efforts being made by both town and country residents to make progress in their work while llbuilding a better community. t I PIIJIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIUIIIIIIH | Bradley Bros. South Hotel Algona Farm Machinery'— Trucks — Tires New Idea • Oliver Maiter-HarrU Allii-Chalmer* GMC Trucks Firestone Tire* Phone 714 - Algona Western Auto Store Nationally-Known Home-Owned Complete Stock* of Auto Acceworle* Hardware, Hunting tt FUhing Equip. TELEVISION Sale* • Service Next to low* State Bank iiuiiiiuiiyiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuuiijiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii Chrome Service Station OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY Tim Complete lubrication - Di»*»l Fuel «n4 Oil Our Businessmen On the Farm -- The Leo Goche Farm Located 5!/2 Miles East of The Bancroft Ballpark The Kossulh farm pictured above, owned since 1936 by Leo Goche is situated on «,« a «t .:^« of Union Slough, and as Leo puts it. "just 5% miles east of the Ba^oft bal pa?k" His mail address however, is Titonka. The aerial photo above shows a set of fine modern buildings-most of them put up by Mr Goche. since 1936. He erected the house, barn, large crib, machine and *Sl« JSffi . P»or to purchasing this 256 acre farm. Leo rented in the same vicinity. In 1926 he was married to Erma Kahler, who lived on the next farm. The Goches have four children: Lucille Mrs Elmer Hellman; Raymond, who farms west of his Dad's place; Leona and John, bothat home An *h« oik! church? graduales ° f St ' John<s in Bancroft ' 8nd the ««««y are parishfoners of St. J™hn's Cath! Leo Goche has a "general" farming operation — raising boos and cattle, also. He Savs he iu«* hasnt any ouhude hobbies other than farming, and we can Understand why? BesideVihl 256 acre home place, he also rents and farms an extra 240 acres nearby I oewaei me ^oo acre Taylor Implement Co. \and Taylor MERtURY Fine Can and a full line of New and U»ed farm Machinery J. I. Case-Mercury Kewanee Phone 421 Algona Your Friendly Gamble Store For All Home, Farnr and Auto Needs In The Heart of Algona'* Shopping District •Let U* Serve You* Phone 28 . Algona Struecker's Conoco Service We Give S & H Green Stamps 701 East State Phone 1175 B. F. Goodrich Tire* - Baiterle-i Washing Greasing Polishing IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIJIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII,,!,,,,,,^ Ernie Williams Farm Machinery & Fine Automobiles John Deere Store — Pontiac - Cadillac John Deere Slore on Diagonal St. at CNW Traclw ~ Phone 850 Pontiac - Cadillac Garage ft Showroom on Wait State St. — Phone U58 Algona Refrigeration REFRIGERATION - TELEVISION PHILCO Relrigerators Freezers Television Range* Radios Air-Conditloning & Commercial Refrigeration Phone 305 or 178 Algona Chrome Cafe & Drive-In WE'RE OPEN AROUND THE CLOCK Miller Steel Buildings Co. A QUONSET For Every Farm and For Industry Immediate Delivery Phone «90 Earl B. Miller, Prop. Steak* - Chicken Seafood - Ribs CALL 790 Jay and Dee CantreU Algona Flour & Feed Complete Service For the Former

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