The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 18, 1957 · Page 29
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 29

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, April 18, 1957
Page 29
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Sides of pork carcasses showing body length and back fat differences between: Left, meat type; center, average; right, over-fat hog. Yields were: meat type average over fat Primal cuts 49.2% 47.1% 44.1% Fat trim 16.9% 19.6% 21.9% A testing station where pairs of pigs from litters of breeding stock are fed to check gam and feed conversion. Sire of a certified meat type lifter. Dam of a certified meat type litter. "They dean out better and they last longer" Five gilts from a certified meat type litter of 11 pigs raised, produced by the boar and sow pictured. Two test pigs from this litter averaged 210 pounds at 151 days of age, used only 325 pounds of feed per 100 pounds of gain, and yielded 50.6°i of their weight in the trimmed primal cuts. -Gus Pappas, Rosebush, Michigan, says that's why he prefers FIRESTONE CHAMPION GROUND GRIP (jus I'nppns depends <>n Jasper Rhynard, riresiotie Dealer in Ithaca. Michigan, to supply all liis farm tires. Your Firestone Dealer or Store can supply your tire needs and rirestone Hydro-Flat inn service, too For every tractor he's owned—and he's owned 16 —Gus Pappas has chosen Firestone Tires. Today Gus is farming 200 acres of his own and he also does custom work on an additional 320 acres - - . thinks the Firestones on his big diesel are better than ever. Gus joins a majority of farmers who have shown an overwhelming preference for Firestone Champion Ground Grip" Tires—based on performance and on economy. The stronger cord body of this tire has been made under strict nuclear control to insure uniform cords and rubber construction that will withstand impact without damage. Extra tread plies minimize or even neutralize sharp impact by absorbing the shock. The working tread was designed and proved bv Firestone on farms for quick, positive cleaning in the toughest soil conditions-to make olL the tread available all the time. Scientifically flared tread openings take full advantage of rotating force and flexing action to toss out mud and keep you working where no other tire could. See the Firestone Champion" Ground Gri» at you,'Firestone Dealer or Store, a good place to go for all your tire, battery and service needs. SETTER RUBBER FROM START TO FINISH Knjoy the Voice of Fin-tone on radio and television every Monday evening over ABC Copyright 11*7. The Firestone Tire & Hubl-er Company

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