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ft-Alaono (la.) Uppar DCS Meiftt* Thursday, March 14, 195? This week is National Gir\ Scout week and there bt ing so many nice things that can be said about the Girl Scout movement I had plaflned to devote this column to that subject. We have a Brownie and an Intermediate Scout at our house and this week they are having ample opportunity of practicing the part of •their promise "to help somebody every day, especially tho.se n't home." * * * On Thursday of last week Mama had to go out to St. Ann for a bit of minor surgery. I took the minor designation quite liter* ally and I blithely lined up my affairs so that I could devote two days to the process. I planned to lie down long enough for the anesthetic to wear off, then catch up on some reading and go home and take up my duties again. I confidentaly expected to catch the last performance of Anastasia at the theater and to be seated at church on Sunday morninfl with the Brownies, Girl Scouts and their leaders. It didn't v, ork out the way I planned at all. * * t I don't know exactly what was clone to me for my mind was completely blank for quite sometime, but I'm sure somebody removed all the starch from both my blood and rny bones. Or maybe my stiffening properties leaked out through the numerous holes from the penicillin shot 1 ;. Even now that fm home they keep puncturing me. This is especially disgusting to me for I've always been extremely healthy. To prove this point, I've had only one previous shot of penicillin in my whole life! They treat you very well at St. Ann hospital. The Sisters and nurses are sympathetic and cheer- Does So Much Costs So Little That's the story of sound personal insurance protection. See me soon about a plan that will help you achieve financial security. Phone CY 4-4529 State & Thorington Sts. Representing WOODMEN ACCIDENT AND LIFE COMPANY ARNIE RICKLEFS Man or Woman Wanted To Take over Ball Point Pen Distributorship and Service Stores in Spare Time We are looking for a reliable person in your area who is capable of handling our Retractable Ball Point Pen Distributorship and will give stores prompt service. The man or woman selected will find this a highly profitable operation which can be handled in your SPARE TIME. (No selling or soliciting). We.establish your accounts for you.,Larger territory is available for prosperous full-time business. Experience not necessary. This is a steady, year round repeat business that is nonseasonal. If you are sincerely interested in handling this territory and running a business, of your own we want to hear from you. For personal interview write MANUFACTURERS ALLIANCE CORPORATION 1255 Rand Tower, Minneapolis. Minnesota Fe. 2-6489 Write fully about yourself and give phone number FUNK'S G WINS 13 OF THE 29 IOWA MASTER CORN GROWER CONTESTS 7 of these 13 winners used G-75A, I used G- 24A, I used G-33A, These Hybrids along with the new G-38A are the ones you should use for top yields of quality corn on your farm. See Your Funk's G-Man Now: Douglas Mechler — Titonka Jim Christensen — Burt Q. A, Bjustrom ~ Burt Blaine Saxton - Lone Rock B. Frank Mithler - West Bend Bob 0011 - Ottosen A, H. Erpelding — Bode Magnus Rahm — Algona Vincent Eiienbacher ^ Wesley ilmer KwWy ~» Corwith Wf SfU ISO IPX if60 rilATfi Pictured above are the Algona Aces 4-H club. Back row. left to right, Jo Ann Milder, Beverly Johnson, Phyllis Hardgrove and Judy Johnson; middle row, Kathy Roth, Patty Bray. Karen Haase, Betty Bray and Kaye Agena; front row, Rose Mary Medin, Nancy Geilenfeldt, Pat Hurt, Elizabeth Brewer and Margaret Yeoman. Mrs Bernard Yeoman and Mrs Kenneth Medin, Algona, are club leaders. The Aces had their 4-H display at Hutzell's store last Saturday, 4-H Day in Algona. (Glenn's Studio photo) ful. They wait on you as if you are the only patient in the hospital. But they are always sneaking up on you with a pan, a tube, a pill or a needle. And thought they smile as they deal out these indignities, I'd much rather make all mp trips to the hospital on the visitor's side of the fence. * * * The three books I have read during my enforced vacation were chosen at random, but a.s far as Girl Scout week goes they couldn't have been more appropriate. "Rings Around Us", by Ernestine Gilbreth Carey, the coauthor of "Cheaper By The Dozen" devotes quite a bit of space to being a Brownie leader and to the Girl Scout, cookie sales. (The latter is currently going on in Algona. Have you bought your's yet?) Virginia Taylor Klose is the author of, "Call Me Mother" and she has six youngsters so she's naturally involved in both Cubs and Girl Scouts. She writes entertainly of her experiences in her book. But the book I wish I had written and one that I heartily recommend to every Brownie or Girl Scout leader is, "Just Be Yourself" by Mary Bard. The whole book is devoted to Mrs Bard's experiences that follo\yed when she tried to get her girl:| into an existing Brownie troop. Even as you and I, she found the only way to do this was to become a leader herself. Thb book is from the local library. * > * * Many of the ancient people be- lieVed that the spirit of the devil dwells in the bodies of black cats. I hardly think this is true because one of the biggest and blackest of cats made his home at the Presbyterian Church several days last week. Rev. Brower came into his study for a Trustees meeting on Monday evening and he noticed that the cupboard under the duplicator was ail messed up. He went to straighten out the papers and there crouched in the corner was this huge cat. It was hard to tell who was more surprised, the pastor or the feline. * * * The cat didn't stay for the Trustee's meeting. He made a streak out of there fast, but the animal remained in the church, hiding it was not known where, and presumably living on church, mice. The next day Pastor Brower set out on a hunting expedition. "Kitty, Kitty, Kitty!", he called under the pews, out in the narthex, into the Sunday School department and back of the furnace. Finally the cat was captured, crouched back of the curtain behind the organ. * * * There was a letter this week from Mary McWhorter Collett of Denver, Colo. After reading the column of Feb. 28th on revisions in the natural laws of parenthood, Mary decided to write a few added thoughts. She says she can't take credit, for them personally for they are the ideas of her pediatrician husband who studied under Dr. Spock. Mary writes, "After six years in pediatric practice and! tellinfj other mothers how to care for and raise their children, my husband is now using all his theories and techniques on our 10 inonth- oJ4 little boy. The results so fai} have been astoundingly good and we are two relaxed parents sitting back enjoying the growth an'd development of our normal child." * * * "After Bupergensitively anticipating and providing the physical needs, next comes the emotional development. We try to meet this with the theory 'Discipline is not punishment but a way of life." Of course the degree of punishment should fit the degree of crime e. g. - 1. Running into the street, a good hard spanking, 2. pulling doggies' tail, No. No! (Of course the dog may decide to bite his dislike on his own.") After several more good tips on child rearing, Mary ends, "Junior just pushed over the floor lamp and there are thousands of pieces of glass to clean up. Oh, dear! What degree of discipline is this?" ft* A box arrived from Cedar Rapids and it was full of .clippings and recipes for me. I am presuming that it was sent to me by Gladys Barker for I know her hobby of collecting such items. I haven't yet gone through them, out I dig find, this week's in it. It's for Fillet of Fish Baked With Herbed Bread Crumbs. 1 ',£ pounds fillet of haddock, halibut CM- other fish salt G slices butter or margarine 3 cups soft bread crumbs % to 1 teasp. salt 1/8 teasp. ground black pepper '.-4 teasp. crumbled whole oregano leaves '/4 teasp. crumbled whole marjoram leaves 1/3 cup butter or margarine melted. Cut fish into six serving pieces. Place in a buttered 9 inch baking pan. Over each serving, sprinkle a dash of salt and place a slice of butter or margarine. Combine remaining ingredients, cover each serving with Vz cup of the mixture. Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until crumbs are brown in a preheated moderate oven, 350 degrees. —GRACE. LONE ROCK NEWS By Mrs Clarence Kraft Mrs Emil Person entertained the Happy Homemakers Club last Wednesday afternoon. Guests were Mrs Justin Anderson, of Lebanon, Mo. Mrs Raymond Westling of Hurt, Mrs Otto Westling and daughter Laverla of Algona and Mrs Herman Kramer, Mrs Anderson visited at the Person home from Friday till Saturday. Mr and Mrs James Walker and Charla Jo of Algona, Mrs R. Kraft, Mr and Mrs Clarence, Kraft, Judy and Joy were Fri^ day evening supper guests at the Noah Reisner home, on the birthday of Mrs Emma Reisner. The general meeting of the Lone Rock P.W.O. will be held Thursday afternoon at the church parlors with hostesses Mesdames Fred Genrich, Wm, Knoll, Ed Blanchard, A. L. Cotton, Robert Fortney, Delmar Fischer. Mrs Clair Bollinger will be the devotional leader. Mr and Mrs E. Lee entertained on Sunday Miss Lucille Montgomery of Swea City, Mrs Pauline McGuire of Algona, Mr and Mrs A. A. Krueger and Kermit, Mr and Mrs Ronald Christenson and family and Will Christenson. Mrs Lawrence Newbrough entertained a week ago last Saturday in honor of her daughter Janell's eighth birthday. Guests were girls of her class in thfj second grade and Mrs Florence Schrader, Mrs Dennis Priebe and Barry, Mrs David Beck, Mr and Mrs Fritz Newbrough, Steve and Sherry and Linda Lockwood, Mrs Ruth Krueger entertained at dinner Sunday Mr and Mrs George B. Long and family in honor of Mr Long's birthday. Supper guests were Mr and Mrs Edward Blanchard. Mary Palmer of Algona spent Saturday and Sunday at the Glenn Householder home. John Ramus was a dinner guest Sunday. Doris Jean Mortenson of Fenton, Peggy Susie and Richard Pettit spent the evening there. Gloria returned home with Peggy for the night. Mr and Mrs Henry Schroeder, Mrs Kate Schroeder of Fenton returned home Sunday after visiting since Tuesday with relatives at Omaha, Neb. Mr and Mrs A. L. Jackman of Algona were Sunday dinner guests at the Wm. Knolls. Mr and Mrs Herman Kramer attended the funeral of G. I. Purdy at Ottosen last week. Mr and Mrs Merton Larson and Mark, Mrs Eldon Marlow, Everett Householder left last Wednesday lor Phoenix, Ariz, for a two weeks visit. They plan to visit the Don Marlows, Calvin Householders, Mrs Mary Bates and other friends and relatives. Mr and Mrs Owen Berhow visited the Raymond Westlings at Burt Tuesday evening. Mr and Mrs P. M. Christenson called on the J. M. Jensens at Ringsted last Wednesday. Mr and Mrs Lyle Marlow attended the funeral of Mr Oliver Stow at Dolliver recently. For supper the Marlow family wera guests of the Walter Sorensons at Burt. Sunday afternoon Mr and Mrs M. O. Richards called on the Frank Richards at Burt. Sunday ev-*iing Mr and Mrs V. E. Hahn of Ringsted visited at the M. O. Richards home. Mr and Mrs G. A. Sharp 01 Algona visited Saturday with Mrs Amanda Pattit and friends here. Mr and Mrs W. E. Dittmer, Brookings, S. D. called on Mrs Florence Schrader Saturday. They were returning home after being here on business. Mr and Mrs George B. Long and family were supper guests at Wesley at the parental Clarence Ackerson residence Sunday. Mr and Mrs Leo Schmidt called Sunday evening at the Frank Dreyer home. Rev. and Mrs Albert Ker.tz anc\ family of Clear Lake were dinner guests Sunday at the home of Rev. and Mrs C. E. Nordine and family. Mr and Mrs John Vellinga and Capi of Rock Rapids were guests Saturday in the Gene Blanchara home. Mr and Mrs Frank Flaig were supper guests Sunday in Algoni at the Dean Jergenson residence Mr and Mrs Delbert Geitzenauer and family of Fenton spent Sunday afternoon and were supper guests of the Lawrence Geitzenauer family. Mr and Mrs C. J. Stauder of Bancroft called there Tuesday evening. Mr and Mrs Delmar -Fischer and family spent Friday evening in Armstrong with Mrs Fischer's parents, the Martin Petersons*. Saturday evening, Mr and Mrs Fred Genrich called on the Fischers. Sunday evening the •Fischer family visited at the Ralph Bierstedt home. Lawrence Geitzenauer, Fritz Newbrough and James Marlow attended the monthly elevator meeting at West Bend in the Hotel there Thursday. Dinner guests Sunday at the Harlan Blanchard home were Mr and Mrs Ralph Riedel and son Cutris of Ringsted, Mr and Mrs Woodrow Pettit and family. Mr and Mrs L. V. Johnson visited 'in Estherville Saturday evening and were supper guests of the R. W. Williams. Sunday evening Mr and Mrs Vernofi Johnson, Marlene and Linda, Floyd Johnson of Armstrong, Mr and Mrs Clarence Kraft, Judy and Joy visited at the Johnson home. Lola Meyer, daughter of the Frank Meyers, spent the weekend at home. She is attending Briar Cliff college at Sioux City. Mr and Mrs W. J. Cotton, Mr and Mrs E. M. Jensen, Mr and 1 , Mrs Roy Jensen attended the funeral of O. P. Stow at Dolliver. Mrs W. G. Flaig, Mrs Milfred Mitchell, Miss Florence Yager, Mrs Wilfred Radig, Mrs Donald Blanchard, Mrs Frank Drey&r, Joan Dreyer, Muriel Nordin« and Susan Montgomery attended the Revelers Quartette concert in Al^ gona Thursday evening. Supper guests Wednesday evening at the George B. Long hom«. were Mr and Mrs Clarehce Ackerson of Wesley and Mrs Ruth Krueger. Mrs Erich Seegebarth visited her mother, Mrs Clara Marlow at Burt Thursday' night. Mr and Mrs Fred Genrich called on the Herman Kramers Wednesday night. Mrs Ruth Krueger was a dinner guest Sunday at the Frank Flaig home. Mr and Mrs Dean Jergenson visited the Flalgs on Monday. Mr and Mrs Hiram Ackerman and family of Burt visited Mrs Ruth Krueger Wednesday evening. • LEARNING Julie Ann Sadler, 2, of Red Oak, is learning all about medicine cabinets. Doctors pumped out her stomach and she s doing fine. Jeanette Faber Wins Award Miss Jeanette Faber received honorable mention for her creative hair style at the 4th annual studelit hair styling contest. The contest was held Tuesday evening, Feb. 2fith, under the sponsorship of the La' James college of Beauty Culture of Mason City, Iowa. _ The hair styles depicting the new Bouffant trend were combed in front of some 300 people. Out of the 3? contesting students the professional judges chose Jeanette's hair style to be a winner and the trophy was awarded at 8:00 p.m. Alpha Centauri is the neatest star to our solar system. It is more than four light years away. WITH LIGHTING FIXTURES Beautiful Selection For Every Room In The House. BEECHER LANE APPLIANCES Phone 778 "The Wildest Trader In Town" STOP RAT DAMAGE! with d-CON GUARANttf d>CON U gwotenttsd to rati and Kiiet eft y6nf ptdptrty or back. A<ctrt NO suismutis, i.CON C«Ac«fltr*t« Moid « It IH. As Advertised In Farm & Home Section KOHLHAAS HARDWARE Fanners* BULK SPREADING flie easy way to apply plant food! SWIFTS RID STUt * PASTURGRO • BLENN • BRIMM • VIGORO Commercial Grow We are equipped to give yow complete plant food service, including bulk spreading. Saves you time and labor. Our trucks will deliver and spread your plant food for about the same price it would cost you in bags. Prompt, reliable service—any analysis. Order by phone or stop in and talk over your needs. BRING IN YOUR SOIL SAMPLES FOR FREE TESTING Robinson Produce 216 West State St. Algona, low< HEADQUARTERS for SWIFT'S PLANT FOODS As Advertised In FARM & HOME Section II COMPLETE CLOSING OUT In order to close the estate of the late Robert L. Hutchison, the following described personal property will be sold to the highest bidder without reservation on the farm located 6 miles south of Titonka on blacktop, or 2'/ 2 miles west and 5 miles north of Wesley on VW0CI** Morch 2O SALE STARTS AT 1:00 P.M., SHARP LUNCHf AVAILABLE ON^ GROUNDS FARM MACHINERY Star Ballroom, Dakota City, la. Si Patrick's Dance, Sun., Mar. 17 MUSIC BY FRANK JONAS ORCHESTRA "Swing and Sway the Jonas Way" Dancing from 8:30-12:30 Admission before 8:30—90s; after 8:30—$1.10 (tax incl.) FREE CHENILLE SHAMROCKS AND PAPER HATS For Booth Reservations-^Phone 484, Humboldt, Iowa Announce New Way To Shrink Painful Piles Science Find! Healing Substance That Doe* Both— Relieves Pain—Shrinks Hemorrhoids M*v Y«rfc. N. Y. (Special) - For the first time science hna found a new healing substance with the astonish. ing ability to shrink hemorrhoids »nd to relieve pain-without surgery. In case after case, while gently relieving pain, actual redvictieB (shrinkage) took place, Most amazing of &U-results war. M themgb &»$ i utttmi astonishing statements Ilk. "Piles pave ceased to be a problem I" The secret is a new healing sub* stance (BK>-Dyne»)-discovt)ry of • world-famous research institute. ThU substance U now available in tuppontvryar ointment form under the nam« JVaparotiow H.* At y &»«f m Meaty fe*ck guarantee. 1954 I.H.C. . M. T, A. TRACTOR 195$ I.H.C. 445 4-ROW CULTIVATOR I.H.C. F20 TRACTOR on good rbr. & in good shape I.H.C. 2-M CORN PICKER with blower and mounted on F20 1954 I.H.C. 4 ROW CORN PLANTER on rubber with fertilizer attachment & 160 rods new wire 1956 I.H.C. 7 ft. POWER MOWER I.H.C, PLOW CHIEF 3-14 in. PLOW with hydraulic lift JOHN DEERE 15 ft. DISC JOHN DEERE 12 ft SPRING TOOTH New Idea WIDE TYPE 44' ELEVATOR With Large Hopper and Jwst like New NEW 5 4 SECTION FLEXIBLE DRAG with new type folding steel draw bar DRIVE-ON HYDRAULIC HOIST NEW IDEA 12A TRACTOR MANURE SPREAD- er, new IOC I.H.C. FEED GRINDER, with P.T.O, and traveling feed table 2-4 WHEEL FARM TRAILERS 8 WOODEN FLARE BOXES 2 WAGON GEARS HAY RACK 'HORN STOCK CUTTER JOHN DEERE ENDGATE SEEDER 25 ft. ENDLESS HAMMER MILL BELT, like new 300 GALLON GAS BARREL fe wooden stand SKEL-GAS 500 CHICK BROODER STOVE CHICK FEEDERS AND WATERERS LARGE BLACKSMITH ANVIL LARGE VICE ON SKIDS Large 8t»e| Shears SOME STEEL HOG TROUGHS BATTERY CHARGER Articles and Tools too numerous to mention SOME BALED ALFALFA HAY IN THE BARN BUILDINGS — 18 x 32 Hog Shelter, like new; 8 x 12 Brooder House insulated and lined; Norton Walk-in Hog Feeder; Kelly Walk-in Hog Feeder;. ISA Type Steel Individual Hog. Houses, newMO ft. Steel Tank with hog waierer; 2- Feed Bunks; Good Hay Bunk; Some Good Wooden Panels. TERMS — Cash, or make arrangements with your banker. No property to be removed until settled for. We will not be responsible lor any accident that might occur on the grounds during sale time. Robert L. Hutchison Estate MRS FAY HUTCHISON. Administratrix OUINN & VUNGEBERG, Aurtiouwn. TITONKA SAVINGS BANK, CUr

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