The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on January 30, 1963 · Page 7
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Conservation Comments Management Vital In Farm Operation By mVIN F. ROSS SCS Conservationist Those of you who attended the fine Crops and Dairy School presented by the extension personnel I am sure came away impressed, as I was. The speakers covered their respective subjects well and thoroughly. They brought to us the vital information which we need to carry out the day-to-day activities of farming. New procedures, crop varieties, insecticides and other research data must be adequately presented to those who ultimately will use it. Without this explanatory step a big value of the research is lost Irvin The results are never applied in daily use. The one thing from the school which I want to bring out here is the repeated reference by the speakers to "good management." The management of a farm enterprise today is a complex of allotments, adjustments, labor and capital. Wise or good management can weigh these factors and use them in the proper amounts to yield a profit. One of the big adjustments often called for by good management is the application of conservation practices to the farm operation. This may vary from a few minor cultural practices to the most complex arrangement of mechanical and structural practices. By careful analysis of the factors affecting production the operator can determine when conservation practices should be applied. Declining yields, poor soil structure and finally gully formation are the signs of excess soil loss. As this loss of topsoil increases into the "gully" stage the profit begins to disappear and only the good manager can restore it. The "good manager," by consulting with the conservation technicians, can determine which practices can be applied where and when to yield the greatest return. At all times the application of these practices must be fitted not only to the cropping system but also to the pocketbook. Many practices can be applied at little or no direct cost which will yield benefits very soon. The more extensive mechanical and structural practices will involve a higher first cost. Also these practices are usually somewhat slower to show a profit. In time the returns will exceed the establishment cost and the farm will be on a stable and profitable basis. Good Management is the key to success. It will readily recognize the problem and be capable of coming up with the most profitable solution. 'Robin Hood 9 Up To Old Tricks Rebekah Installation At WelLsville WELLSVILLE — Installation of officers was held recently at Wellsville Rebekah Lodge, No. 356. Installing officers were district deputy president, Mrs. 0. L Breckenridge, Ottawa, who was given honors of the degree; deputy marshal!, Mrs. Ruth Lancaster, Ottawa; deputy warden, Mrs. Maxine Ainsworth, Ottawa; deputy secretary, Mrs. Warren Sellens, Pomona; deputy treasurer, Mrs. Helen Ice, Baldwin; chap- ain, Mrs. Adam Wicke, Ottawa; nner guard, Mrs. Cynthia HDU News Cake, Furniture Program Topics LEOPOLDVILLE, the Congo (AP)—A Congo-type Robin Hood, facing a date with hangman, has escaped from prison for the second time, along with 17 other convicts. A reliable source said the desperados bribed guards at the heavily guarded army Camp Ko- kolo Sunday and walked through the main gate. The Congo Robin Hood who, a detective said, holds a diploma from the "Paris university of gangsterism," is known as Ang- walima. His real name is Jean Angwadima. Two military tribunals sen tenced him to death earlier this month for a three-month crime rampage after his escape from Makala Prison last Sept. 17. Ang- walima was recaptured in November. Angwalima acquired the Robin Hood designation last year because he gave money to African children and Leopoldville's unemployed. Reeves, Baldwin; outer guard, 114 members, one guest, Mrs. Terminating Franchise and $75,000 Liquidating AUCTION of MOUND CITY TRUCK & TRACTOR CO. INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER DEALERS MOUND CITY, KANSAS Tuesday, Feb. 5. 1963 10:00 A.M. NEW MACHINERY — Farmall 460 diesel tractor; , Farmall B275 diesel tractor; 2 I.H.C. 91 combiner self-propelled; I.H.C. 46T baler, power take off, twine tie; I.H.C. No. 100 mower, 7 ft.: I.H.C. No. 2 hay conditioner: I.H.C. T.R. trailer: I.H.C. 15 ft. field harvester: I.H.C. 312 T B plow I.H.C. 60 32F plow; I.H.C. 263A cultivator; I.H.C. No. 200 blade; 2 I.H.C. No. 463 cultivators; Ford cult, fertilizer attachment; 4 I.H.C. 4-ft. sections soil surgeon. USED MACHINERY — TRACTORS — Ford 881 with 3-14 bottom plow; Massey Harris 444 RC; Farmall 300; Farmall M; Farmall H: FarmaJl F20, with hyd. loader.—TRUCKS—1949 Intl. K-3 1-ton 10' bed, dual wheels & grain sides; 1956 Intl. S160 2- ton with hoist and dump bed.—PLANTERS—I.H.C. No. 240; I.H.C. No. 221; I.H.C. No. 221 H.M.; I.H.C. No. 221 H.M. with fertilizer attch.; 2 I.H.C. No. 211 H.M.; John Deere, on rubber: Minneapolis Moline planter. — COMBINES — I.H.C. No. 101 self-propelled 10' header and corn, with automatic robot, comfort cab and power steering: I.H.C. No. 64 combine; 2 Allis Chalmers No. 64 combines; Allis Chalmers 6' combine: 3 Massev Harris 6' Clipper combines. — BALERS AND MOWERS — 2 I.H.C. 45 T hav balers; John Deere No. 5 mower; Allis Chalmers No. 9 N mower: Oliver 6-ft. mower; I.H.C. hay conditioner; David Bradley side deliverv rake. —'DISCS — John Deere 15' 'disc: 2 I.H.C. 7-ft. tandem disc; 2 Massev Harris 10-ft. tandem, discs; Roderick lean wheel disc, 10-ft. — PLOWS— I.H.C. No. 8 4-bottom; I.H.C. No. 10 4-bottom; 2 I.H.C. No. 8 3-bottom; I.H.C. No. 16 3-bottom; 2 I.H.C. No. 16 1-bottom: M.M. 2-bottom: I.H.C. 3 disc plow; John Deere 10 disc 1-way. — GRAIN DRILLS — 16 hale Oliver drill, fertilizer attch.: 16 hale I.H.C. drill, fertilizer attch., with power lift; 13 hale I.H.C. drill, fertilizer attch. — WAGONS — Midwest Husky Hauler; I.H.C. 4-wheel trailer; 40-ft. Little Giant elevator: John Deere power takeoff corn sheller. — CULTIVATORS—2 I.H.C. H.M. No. 221 cultivators; I.H.C. H.M. No. 238 cultivator: 2 I.H.C. No. 250 cultivators: 2 I.H.C. No. 255 cultivators: Massev Harris 30 cultivator; I.H.C. F20 No, 238 hyd. lift ciiltivator: Farmall A cultivator with air pumo. — TILLERS — Chore Master tiller; I.H.C. 7-ft. tiller: David Bradley rotary hoe; 2-section rotary hoe; 12-ft. Soil Surgeon on rubber. MISCELLANEOUS EQUIPMENT — 200-gal. crop sprayer on rubber; John Deere field chopper; Easy Way post hole digger, power take-off; tractor post hole digger; 4 power mowers; lot of wheels; lot of wheel weights; lot of used tires; lot of miscellaneous parts; hundreds of other items. TERMS: CASH. Those desiring financing contact owners before day of sale for credit terms. For further information contact the owners or auctioneers. R. P. & Bernard P. Gorman, OWNERS Phone: 795-2910, Mound City, Kansas Hagel Auction Co. Inc.: Auctioneers, liquidators, appraisers. — 4210 North Elmwood, Kansas City 17, Mo., telephone GLadstone 3-3762. Mrs. Ray Talbott gave a demonstration on cake decorating at the Work and Fun unit meeting at the home of Mrs. Max Floyd. After the demonstration the members tried their luck at making paper cones to hold the icing, roses and other decorations. Roll call was "My favorite kind of cake." Program books for the year were distributed. There were Mrs. Ruth Larrick, Wellsville; musician, Mrs. Artie Chanay, Vellsville. A vocal solo was given by Mrs. Cynthia Reeves, Baldwin. Officers installed are: noble grand, Thelma Pierce; vice grand, Jthel Morrow; treasurer, Ora Seyler; conductor, D a r 1 y n e Wright; warden, Delia Seyler; chaplain, Velma Christie; right supporter of the noble grand, Nell Patton; left supporter of the vice grand, Faye Coffey; inside guard, Dma Brecheisen; outside guard, Ruth Larrick; musician, Helen Chanay; past noble grand, Linnie Tyler. Following the ceremony, the installing staff gave a drill. Gifts were presented to the staff by Darlyne Wright. Mrs. Ainsworth, president of district No. 8, gave a talk and reported that a school of instruction for this district will be at Ottawa on March 7. Mrs. Darlyne Wright and Mrs. Ethel Morrow served refreshments from a table decorated with a winter scene, snowman on the pond. Lynn Hoover, and three children present. Mrs. Don McFarland j was co-hostess. Modernettes — Met with Mrs. Henry Gilroy. Mrs. Darrell Mullen, president, conducted the meeting, and members filled out program books for the year. The lesson on furniture arrangement was given by Rosemary Crist. The next meeting will be at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12 with Mrs. Dwight Haworth. Elm Grove Homemakers — Mrs. G. F. Eversmeyer was hostess to 12 members and one guest. Mrs. Anton Strafuss, president, led the club in reading the unit creed and completing the program books. In giving the lesson on furniture arrangement, Rosemary Crist illustrated ways of placing pieces of furniture to attain a formal or informal balance in a room. Recreation was led by Mrs. B. F. Holmes. The unit voted to have a foreign student from Ottawa University as a guest speaker al their Feb. 8 meeting with Mrs. J. S. Welton. Busy Corner — Nineteen mem bers answered roll call at the meeting. Mrs. J. W. Dickerson was hostess, assisted by Mrs. Leand Monroe. The meeting was opened with the poem, "A Garden for the New Year," read by Mrs. Orville Glenn, president. Program books were passed out and programs discussed. Letters were read from. Mrs. Fowler, a member in California, and several former home economics agents. Mrs. Floyd Warner showed pictures of her world tour, and Mr. and Mrs. Dickerson showed pictures of their trip to Hawaii. The next meeting will be with Mrs. Floyd Ott. Princeton Workers — Met at the Princeton Hall at 10:30 for a potluck dinner. Plans were made for the coming year. New by-laws were adopted. Mrs. Louis Froggatte and Mrs. Leon Burrichter were hostesses. The next meeting will be Feb. 20 at the city hall. Thirteen members were present. A get-together with potluck for members and families was planned for Feb. 6. Sunflower — Met at the home of Mrs. Byron Robison with four members and one guest, Mrs. Ray Carey, who became a member. Rosemary Crist gave the les- THE OTTAWA HERALD J Wednesday, January 30, 19H ,-* son on furniture arrangement. Three basic principals, selecting of color scheme, background of room and correct balance in the arrangement of furniture, were stressed. A short business session was opened by all reading the unit creed. Project leaders were chosen. The next meeting will be Feb. 20 at night with Mrs. Clarence Oswald. Change Now to The GAS That doesn't "Use-up" so fast Ottawa Skelgas John Martin, Mgr. 505 N. Main PH. CH 2-3958 OLLAR and SENSE FARMING From Your Full-Service Bank APPLY LIME SOON. Take soil tests and get lime down while trucks can still get over the ground. Your crop yields may suffer from soil acidity unless limestone is applied. To get best results from fertilizer, soil pH should be in the range of 6.5 to 7.0. To get as much benefit from the lime this season as possible make sure the limestone isn't too coarse. At least 50% should pass through a 60 mesh screen. KEEP POULTRY HOUSE LITTER DRY. The improper management of poultry litter can result in poor flock performance. Litter is constantly taking on and giving off water. It may come from bird excretions, spillage from fountains, or from condensation from walls and roof. Moisture can be removed from litter by proper ventilation and movement of air through the house. Litter should be deep enough to properly serve as a regulator of the moisture on the floor of the house. For best results it should be about 8 inches deep. BASE GRAIN RATION for dairy cows on the quality of hay in the mow. There's a big difference in the feed value of hay based on its quality. Feeding tests indicate that it takes more than twice the normal amount of grain when feeding poor quality hay to prevent severe drops in milk flow. If you're running low on hay it will pay you to buy good quality. Generally you can afford to pay up to 2/3 as much for a ton of high quality hay as you pay for a ton of grain. SOCIAL SECURITY TAXES ARE UP AGAIN. This year you must withhold 3% percent of an employee's wages. This amount must be matched by the employer and deposited after a total of $100 has been collected. Multiply .3625 tunes the employee's wage to get the correct amount to withhold JH For those farmers who JH j^^j have just completed their «• mWj 1962 income tax returns, f • ^J/4^ now is the tune to con^^^1 jmM sider letting your bank •J^H I ^J help with your bookkeep- •^ ing. Deposit all funds •i received and write checks for all expenditures. This complete record on your bank statement will be the best and most complete basis for your whole bookkeeping system. Open a checking account at PEOPLES NATIONAL BANK today and let the friendly folks on the east side of Main Street at Second help with your 1963 record keeping. Meet Your Friends at "The Friendly Bank" The Guaranteed Interest Paid on Certificates of Deposit issued for one Full year. Peoples National BANK OF OTTAWA Chartered in 1871 •tlwtal kMi M hfMMita bth«*<4 to to Mrnnte tot •<* •Y DOANE AGRICULTURAL SERVICE. INC.. ST. LOUIS OTTAWA HERALD'S BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL GUIDE MEDICAL DIRECTORY OPTOMETRISTS Arvid Berglund, O.D. OPTOMETRIST 316 S. Main CH 2-2796 Olin G. Wollen, O.D. OPTOMETRIST 110 W. 3rd CH 2-4303 A. G. Madtson, O.D. OPTOMETRIST 205 S. Main CH 2-4233 Rodney McClay, O.D. OPTOMETRIST Profess'l Bldg. CH 2-3793 CHIROPRACTORS Don L. McKelvey, D.C. CHIROPRACTOR 116 W. 2nd CH 2-4777 J. C. South, D.C. CHIROPRACTOR 116 E. 15th CH 2-2166 Residence Phone CH 2-3961 S. M. Brockway. D.C CHIROPRACTOR 1408 S. Main CH 2-2388 R. C. Capron, D.C. PHYSIOTHERAPY Ground Floor 113 E. 3rd Office Ph. 2-4100 Res. Ph. 2-2270 OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN HOMER N. FLORA, D.O. Osteopathic Physician Medicine and Surgery Zellner Building Phone CH 2-3746 DAVID L. YOUNG, D.O. Physical Medicine Phone CH 2-3844 222 E. 3rd St. FLYING SERVICE SKY SERVICE Jack C. Kille, Mgr. SMILING JACK'S SKY SERVICE Municipal Airport, Charter Trips, Sight Seeing Rides, Flight Instructions CH 2-9775 or CH 2-4230 23 Years Flying Experience BUNDY INSURANCE AGENCY lii-.iir.uirr co-.!- CHERPr Z-- 1 5 1O6 E. SECOND OTTAWA, KANSAS INVESTMENTS INVESTORS DIVERSIFIED SERVICES, INC. exclusive distributor for Investors Mutual, Inc. Investors Stock Fund, Inc. Investors Selective Fund, Inc. Investors Inter-Continental Fund, Inc. Investors Syndicate of America, Inc. Investors Variable Payment Fund, Inc. prospectus upon request from Hazen L. Richardson 1438 S. Hickory CH 2-2773 INVESTORS SYNDICATE LIFE Insurance and Annuity Company J. F. Barr, MLD. SURGERY Profess'l Bldg. CH 2-1268 Frank A. Trump, M.D. Internal Medicine and Diagnosis Profess'l Bldg. CH 2-1620 Louis N. Sneer, M.D. General Medicine and Surgery Office: 109 W. Fourth Phone CH 2-1257 Res. Phone CH 2-3401 David O. Laurv, M.D. General Medicine and Obstetrics Professional Building Office CH 2-1620 Res. CH 2-1227 R. A. Collier, M.D. Surgery - General Medicine CH 2-1182 Res CH 2-2393 Professional Building Chester H. Strehlow, MD Surgery — General Medicine Professional Building CH -1279 Res. CH 2-5675 Sylva Lofgreen, M.D. Victor J. Lot green, M.D. Physicians and Surgeons 3rd & Walnut CH 2-2128 R. S. Roberts, M.D. Professional Building Surgery — Medicine Office CH 2-4325 Res. CH 2-1594 Hcnning Bros. — 484 8. Main — CH 2-2641 For Prompt Ambulance Service Call CH 2-1331 Ottawa, Kansas JOE TOWNER'S CHAPEL THE ANTHONY CLINICAL LABORATORY Gladys Anthony Allergies, Bacteriology, Serelogy Hematology, Bio-Chemistry, Parasitology Room 15, Professional Bldg. Ph. CH 2-5296 Home CH 2-3407 Pharmacy Is Our Business Your Prescription Will Receive Our Careful Attention BRISCOE DRUG STORE 847 S. Main CH 2-4133 BEAUTY SHOPS Fredanne Beauty Shop We specialize in Permanent Waving and Hair Styling Irene Nitcher Shomber Maye B. Snyder, owner 111 W. 2nd CH 2-5120 . . BEAUTYLAND Styling Salon 114 E. 2nd CH 2-4347 OPERATORS: Eloise Milton, Marion Ishang, Sharon Brill, and Wiloma Babcock. owner and operator. Millie's Beauty Salon Specializing in Hair Shaping and Current Styling Millie Engles — Owner - operator Rose Marie Baxter- Beverly Gale — Operators 113 E. 3rd CH 2-3395 Veterinary Service VETERINARY SUPPLIES HESS, FRANKLIN and Others Mann-Bell Drug Store 501 N. Main CH 2-3024 Children's Orthopedic Foot Correction Propr-Bilt SHOES Recommended by Leading Foot Doctors All over the World. Professionally Fitted and Sold Exclusively in Franklin County at RICHARDSON'S SHOE STORE 212 S. Main ELMOR CRAVEN ASSOCIATE First National Bank Bldg. Phone CH 2-1243 General American Life Insurance Co.. St Louis Stocks — Bonds Mutual Funds ROBERT M. DILLON BARRETT, FITCH, NORTH & CO Members New York Stock Exchange CH 2-2445 425 So. Main Send The Ottawa Herald To Your Student Away To School f>

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