The Humboldt Independent from Humboldt, Iowa on April 21, 1942 · Page 6
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The Humboldt Independent from Humboldt, Iowa · Page 6

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\ IICTOAY ONTHE fARM FRONT W Htw$ frm ^f te&i»K Jttthi'tfA^ AAA'Mli T four counrf wytttr ' (By 0. 0. Huffibotdt county *ool producers Who market their 1943 wool' crop through the Iowa Sheep and Wool Producers Association will receive an advance payment at 42e per pound for hrldght H or 3/8 blood native wool. Semi-bright wools will bring 3?c p*er pound. lite; I will trflal and n6l be man— It's a dirty shame the Way they piy athletes 1ft lh cottage. F-flend— Aren't you right? I'm not getting half what I'm Worth. Two Youthful Businessmen It Again was many year's ago tha bemuse the nssoclnllon has sold ft large order of these wools to the government at celling prices and replnces nnerallcr advance payment, of 30c per pound for the lop native wool, which will he paid !m- medfnteiy upon receipt of thu wool at Uie warehouse. The advance payment will bo equal to about 30 percent of the total prize which the farmer will receive for his clipping. Advance prices on western and reject wools remain unchanged from prevlnus quotations. Final settlement will be made to the producers when the pool is sold. Stephen Decatur said : ^Oiir Country. tn her Intel cortfse with foreign nations ma the ever be right, but, right o wrong, our country." In the years that have pa?8cd „ -.- .... ..„ ....... This advance hns been made pos- thousands of Americans hftve en ilorsed this principle In many In ternatloua! disputes. Today millions of Americans are supporting: the armed forces of 0111 country in their defense of the lights of free peoples Ilirentencil everywhere by aggressors. The right to liberty, freedom, and opportunity is absolutely essential to progress of civilization. America In this conflict is again right mid will again be victorious. Pasturing Too Early is Harmful to Grass And Gives Little Feed By C. 0. Powell) One of the biggest labor and feed saving Items for this year can be that of finding sufficient pasture for nil classes of livestock for the •entire season. Oftentimes cattle are turned on early spring pastures several weeks too soon. For best results livestock should not bo turned out to graze on pastures until the grass is between 6 and 6 Inches tall. Not only is the early, succulent grass of little feeding value to livestock, but pastures can be definitely retard throughout the entire summer by early pasturing. Any cropping which result^ In reduction of growth above the ground Is reflected in the root development and In the quantity of food stored in the roots. Poor de- 'velopment of the root system results In the production of a cor- ••••wsspondlngly small quantity of pasture during subsequent seasons. " As soon as dairy cattle get a taste of green grass It Is hard to get them to eat enough additional dry feed to maintain production levels. Dairymen In particular can oftentimes benefit materially by use of a few acres of supplementary pasture such as sudan grass during July and August when other pastures often are at their poorest. Sudan grass should be seeded about May 15 for such pasturing. Farmers Asked to Conserve Feed Bags y , (By C. Q, Powell) . Humboldt county farmers are asked to cooperate in the conservation of cotton and burlap bags ft?r the packing of agriculture commodities, accordln gto the Humboldt county Agricultural War Board. Major objectives of the program, being sponsored by the U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, are to urge farmers to handle bags 'carefully so that they can be used repeatedly and to promote the quicker return of usable bags into trade channels. War has already greatly reduced imports of burlap and stocks now on hand must be shared with our military forces as well as with the increased requirements of agriculture under the program for ex- -iwujded production. NBnnally about 60 percent of all textile bags manufactured in the U. 8. are used for agricultural purT poses and approximately half of those used by agriculture are made of burlap imported chiefly from India. Burlap imports, due to war, are now negligible. Hay cotton stocks are ample, but at best only slightly aboue normal supplies of cotton bags will bo available for use during the first half of 1942 since the mills whichc manufacture heavy cotton bagging materials are at present working to capacity to fill war orders. Jerry—My girl won't speak to me Fred -Why not? Jerry—I sent her flowers for her birthday, which is 3 days be fore Mother's Day. Fred—Yeah ? Jerry—And they were delayed three days. There l.s no se«rclfj> and Hie nrlfe remains (lie snmp on do. fcnse bonds. OVERHEARD AT A DISCUSSION OF ENOUSH SAILORS AT A PARTY: "THEY MAY HE OUll GALLANT ALLIES. BUT IF THEY KEEP TRYING TO STEAL OUR GIRLS, SOME OF THEM WILL GET THEIR BRITCHES FILLED WITH BUCKSHOT." ^w RHiwi m m Ihm m%, tnhcrt nnd Arthur Clark, nboto, sons of Mr. am! Mrs. Arthur Clark sr w ofHiinilmldl, nro two youthful Imsltmssmcn who'operate n snr loo station on Iftelnviiy nnmbor 100 In wwfr Ifnmbolclf. Koborl I t >onr< old and hl» brother I, If, years old. They hnv^o'n mbr sprrlnl* In the llmnholil! npwspnper.s and report excellent re- Vl.ltnr-Whiil protty hair you family ever mi ,ke a brilliant mar- ave, Jean, You got it from your fringe? other, don't you? Joan—No, I s'pn'so t gel It from nddy. His' is all eone. i THE ESSENTIAL DUTY. THE FIRST DUTY IMPOSED ON ALL OF US, IS TO WORK WITHOUT CEASING, WITH EVER INCREASING ARDOUR FOR THE VICTORY OF OUR ARMS. Harry— Only my wife. Child— A pound of milk, please. Dairyman— Well, bul milk Is not weighed. U is measured. Child yard. Fiilr -Then I had better take a K TO HUY <! ACHES KOK Alttl'ORT Thr> rlly r>niniri| nf Rstbnrville has decide dto purchase 400 acres of land. The price to be paid Is mound $105 per acre. There was talk of condemning the land. Why complain about your taxes If they help to beat the axis? — John B. Long. Ooolsby—Did any one In your Hud Keeper* of Eagle Grove, who Is in the navy In Honolulu, sent a radiogram to the Eagle Grove Greenhouse last week Instructing them to send greetings and red roses to his parents on Easter Sunday. Men's Sanforized Grey Covert WORK SHIRTS 98c value. Sizes 14J to 18. 77c LANE CLOTHING CO. Jlolfe's new bakery, owned by C. Whltmer, formerly of Laurens, started operations recently. SPECIAL OFFER 'for 50 50 Enc-aved At Home or Reception Cards Additional Cards at L.._... . i —— $5.95 100 Engraved Informals, inckdin"g"e"nvelo"pes~"" " "-——«—3c each 100 Engraved Visiting Cards " - $3.50 ~""~~""~~~~"*~~~~~~~~"~'~~"*~~""*~-----------. £1 QS > A» the Lowest Prices Ever Quoted on Jaqua Printing Co., Humboldt, la. THE OFFICE OAT Now's the time to get an OK USED CAR from your j Chevrolet dealer Amerieu'u Creed Dr. Daniel A. Poling, oge of America's great church men 'and religionists, hag issued bis American cree4. It might well be the creed ot erei? American at this time. It is as follows: Pod helping we— ^ I will i>ut first tWnes first: Q<xJ swd country, church and home. do my b« and make it my I will serve where I am caJlec}. ppf suck a Mffle AS thla freedom ii not s» lob«irjan<«i U Js an acnteve- 'DUAYS Defense workersl Make an investment in long, dependable, low-cost transportation! Buy an OK used car from your Chevrolet dealer and conserve time and energy for your jobl Good buys • * • Good prices Convenient terms, *•* I Will destroy Intolerance, be- my QWB He ft r(. We are we are qajjuauc?; wf *w we W« are REASONABLE PRICB GOOD SEE YOUR LOCAL CHEVROLET DEALER ^•MMT/- rt He woieCto. CANNON TURKISH TOWELS Size 20x40, good quality double thread, assorted colors, 35c value 29c CLAYTON'S VARIETY STORE f+~iwr*++*r+,~ WEDNESDAY EVENING ONLY Chicken Salad Sandwich and a Cup of Coffee lOc CENTRAL CAFE *+*+»++t'»ftft*+rf4 WEDNESDAY NIGHT SPECIALS Sugar, 10 IBs... 59 Folger's Coffee, 2 Ibs. "Z'"".'.SSc Fresh Doughnuts, dozen 13 C HOOD'S IGA STORE »*»**»******»*< CHILDREN'S SHOES Oxfords or straps. Brown or black. » 1 f^ * f\ • « ._. —. » 4 V**SWS**SJ\*, Sizes 6 to 2. 98c A. B. WHITE CO. "*fwj-r++f<>ff f^f^f fl ... " ••"• "••" **0+f*+**ff*f~. ****»****4 Alexander Smith & Son's ALL WOOL SCATTER RUGS Size 27x36, $3.95 values $2.25 ' WILKINSON FURNITURE STORE < * • < SNITKEYS Phone 132 Mince Meat, pkg........ . 9c, 2 for 17c j 2 Ibs. Chocolate Cream Coffee....54c FREE CUP OF COFFEE With Any 15c Sandwich 8:00 to 12:00 P. M. Wednesday HUMOTA COFFEE SHOP WORK SHOE SPECIAL $2.95 ; Its a $3.49 value for one night only. Heavy brown retan h«r hr ~i n0t n a , Bpl i t or embossed-butj a retan uppe?-?ub- ber heel, all leather bottom, sewed and nailed OH to 11 COVERT WORK PANTS, Wednesday Night Only $149 NELSON'S in Humboldt Olien Wednesday Evening for Your Convenience. HUMBOLDT BAKERY TUMBLE TOGS PLAY CLOTHES FOR THE KIDDIES. A RED LETTER SPECIAL EVERY DAY See Our Window Di.play Wednesday Night. HULL'S READY-TO-WEAR 2 Ib. Wooden Box Kraft's Cheese new low price 53 C California Apricots, No. 10 size 55c DeGROOTE'S GROCERY rrrrffff,* WEDNESDAY SPECIAL ' $1.00 Discount on Any Work or Dress Shoe Priced at $3.90 or over. LANE CLOTHING CO. i COAST-TO-COAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT SPECIALS Humboldt Creamery Butter, Ib. 37c 1 hompson s Seedless Grapes, No 10 can ............................ ........... 49c HOOD'S IGA STORE WEDNESDAY EVENING 6:00 P. M. to 9:00 P. M. P & G SOAP, 5 bars ____ BRAN FLAKES, large boil C. O. BUTTER, pound COUNCIL OAK STORE BQc MINUT RUB- Pint DURABLE TIGGES DRUG STORE ™ Women's Ringless Rayon HOSE Lastic top, 300 needle, new spring shades, 39c, 2 pair 75c ARTHAUD.BOWEN CO, Fancy Northern Early Ohio and Cobbler Seed Potato*** Nutrena Chic* Pellet,Zr* iNutrena £ggr Pellet*, bftg MASTER'S GROCERY Dak 0 ». City, Iowa • Van Cam'i Pork and Be ft n», 8 , :_ Albert er Vtlvet QLASSBASE Blue, rose, white. Regular 79 C Choice 59c 4 A, B, WHITE co, y FINE FISHINO and if it At ^S 8IKAU,

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