The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 30, 1957 · Page 16
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 16

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Thursday, May 30, 1957
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CO,, HARLAM, IOWA Our Businessmen At Home- Struecker's Conoco Service Located On a Handy State Street Drive-in Corner, Streucker's Conoco Has Everything Your Car Needs Since taking over operation of the Conoco Service Station at 701 East State street, Werner Struecker has seen a lot of progress come to his establishment ... a growing patronage, enlarged services, and the erection of a sparkling spic and span new super-service station as shown in the photo above. And last but far from least, is the fact that a good bit of this growth and progress has been brought about by the good old-fashioned kind of friendliness with which Werner sees that patrons are Served. Struecker's Conoco Service offers • most complete 15ns of "car and truck doctoring", with famous Cono:o products, of course. In addition to lubrication, wash jobs, polishing, etc., you can get such needed services as tune-up, brake adjustment, headlight adjustment, and so on. Goodrich tires and batteries are handled by Werner, and the station gives S & H Green Stamps with all cash purchases. In a busy moment at the pumps, Werner's wife, who handles the book- work, can wipe a windshield professionally. At this time of year, with summer vacations in the offing, Struecker's Conoco has one mighty important service — and it's FREE. That's the fomed Conoco "Tour-Aide" — a hand-tailored and hand-marked route of your trip anywhere in the U. S. No strings to it — it's free — and it's one of ihs best. Werner can give you full details 1 Algona Implement Co. Your Friendly International Harvester Dealer FARM EQUIPMENT MOTOR TRUCKS Sales & Service D Id NAtytfTH ' RCA Freeter* Ac Air-Conditioner* C / 4-Jiul Algona Kelley Lumber Co. Everything In Building Materials" llll!!l!i:i!lllillliilJlilllllilllM Beecher Lane Appliances "Where The FAMOUS NAMES Greet You" <» LUMBER s • PAINT H 0 CEMENT g nOTTLE QAS jj "OAL g A.itn to Please M 'tar Milwaukee H Jupol - Algona H 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 individ/ual advertisements appear hWe 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 nhoto", and the "business o'cce photo" will help business .folks in town and their neighbors in the country to become better acquainted. In both cases, we will be able to appreciate more the ef- forls being made by both town •--.-' <-c"'niT' residents to make o >••-••• : n fhelr work while r a better community. In TELEVISION 1 Admiral . Sylvania 1 WesJinghouse g In APPLIANCES | . Weslinghouse 1 Frlgia ? ire I Youngslown = Phone CY 4-3613 | Algona B Hall - Strahorn Hdwe. Your Complete IRHA Hardware on The North Side of the Street in Algona Houtewaret Hardware Appliance* cut* Sporting Good* M Irons Heating & Plumbing "Completely Equipped To Serve You Completely" Modern Dry Cleaners AND TAILORS • Cleaning • Pressing f Alteration* Repair* How Aerial Photos of Kossuth County Farms Were Taken Pictured above are aerial photographer Nielsen and plane pilot Rushenberg as they appear when snapping an aerial view of a Kossuth county farm for this unusual series. Watch for your farm . . . it may be one of the next to appear on this page! Plumbing - Healing Shee* Metal Ga* or On Vnltl Pump* Water Syitem* Complete Free Pick-up ft Delivery Through" put City & County Phone CY 4-4Z77 Algona Robinson Produce Algona Rendering Co. Dead Stock Promptly Removed IIOIII AT ALGONA AND WESLEY WAYNE reecs Pban* CY 4-252S (W* P*y Phew You Can Counl U» Summer Winter Chrome Service Station OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY Tire* > BaiierU* AcceMorle* Complete Ivibrica- ti9A * PU»el Fuel Phone CY 4-9191 Buci Our Businessmen On the Farm -- Emil Schumacher Farm Mr Schumacher Has Spent 54 Years (Since He Was Born) On This Farm Located Near Fenton The attractive looking place above — taken by our aerial photographer — is the homestead of the 80 acre farm owned by Emil Schumacher, and located 2 mi. south of Fenton. Emil, now 54 years of age, was born on this place, and has himself installed many improvements on it. Raised on this farm, Emil bought it from his father in 1939, who in turn had purchased it from Albert Wolfgram when he was a young man of 22 and just married. The neat home shown in the photo was put up by Emil in 1945, the large barn in 1953, and other buildings were 'erected along 'the way. Mr Schumacher handles a general farming operation. and had a fine Holstein herd until, wanting to ease up a bit, he sold it off. Mrs Schumacher is the former Laura Klatt, and the couple was married in June 1924. They have no children. Emil gives due credit to his "missus", saying that she has always pitched in right alongside of him to help out. They are members of the Fenton Lutheran church. When it comes to hobbies, Emil says fishing is "it" with poth his wife and himself. He goes even farther, and says their favorite fishing is for bullheads. They gel thei rlines wet whenever they can, and Emir says they're planning a northern fishing trip this year after the crops are in. Taylor Implement Co. and Taylor MERCURY Fine Car* and a full line of New and u»ed farm i ^ Machinery V J. I, Caie-Mercury Kewanoe Phone CY 4-2467 Algona Your Friendly Gamble Store For All Home. Farm and Auto Needs In The Heart of Mgona's Shopping Dlitrlcl i Struecker's Conoco Service We Give S & H Green Stamps B. F. Goodrich Tire* - Baiterie* Waihlng Greasing . PolUhlng 70t £a*t State Phone CY 4-4218 Ernie Williams Farm Machinery & Fine Automobiles John Deere Store — Pontiac - Cadillac John Deere Store on Diagonal St. at CNW Track* — Phone CY 4-3561 Pontlao - Cadillac Garage tt Showroom on Weii Stale St. — Phone CY 4-4681 Algona Refrigeration REFRIGERATION - TELEVISION y////;/////S/y///mK^^^ Chrome Cafe & Drive-In WE'RE OPEN AROUND THE CLOCK PHU.CP ' Reirigerator* Freezer* Television Range* Radio* Air-Conditioning Commercial Refrigeration Phone CY 4-2683 iiiiiniiiiiiuuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii, Bradley Bros. South Hotel Algona Farm Machinery — Trucks — Tirw Steak* - Chicken Seafood - Rib* Call CY 4-9100 Jay and Pee CuntrelJ HYWY8 18 (f 169 Algona Flour & Feed Complete Service For the Farmer f Bajgent F«*d« § FerWUer ' f New Holland Baler* § Ferguwn Tractor* Phone CY 4-2?gi lllHllllllHmillllllllllimiJIIliniiiin lim

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