The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on February 6, 1963 · Page 12
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The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas · Page 12

Ottawa, Kansas
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Wednesday, February 6, 1963
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.THE OTTAWA HERALD Wednesday, February 6, 1963 lr<* ? I 14-H Clubs At Best In January Meetings NEW EXTENSION BOARD — Recently elected Agricultural Extension Council executive board met at courthouse yesterday for monthly meeting. Pictured arc (seated, from left) Mrs. Ralph Overstreet, secretary; Mrs. Leroy Wasmund; Roy Herring, chairman; Glen Hayward, treasurer; Mrs. Donald Steward, and Mrs. W. I. Hink. Standing arc Harold Staadt (left) and Jim Lancaster. Another member of board, Mrs. B. V. Daugharthy, was not present. (Herald Photo) Conservation Comments By MARILYN WASMUND 4-H Council Reporter If you would have visited any of the Franklin County 4-H clubs during the month of January you would have been in for a real treat! The clubs were in copetition to find the best club in their area. This club would represent the area in the model meeting at County Club Day. Almost every member really was on his toes during the January meetings — everyone wanted to put on his best for the judges. The meetings were judged according to the rules that will be used at County Club Day, Feb. 16. The county WM divided into four areas, northeast, northwest, southeast and southwest. T h e team from the northeast judged the clubs in the southeast, and vice versa. The team from the southwest judged the clubs in the northwest and vice versa. The four teams were made up of two junior leaders and one adult' leader, all of these having an alternate, making a team consist of six members. Clubs receiving blues were Greenwood Rockets, Trail Blazers and SHAFF. Clubs receiving reds were Clover Leaf, Centennial, Silver Leaf, Full O'Pep, Junior Judgers, Rainbow, Princeton Jolly Workers, Shining Star and Acorn Rustlers. Clubs receiving whites Victory Workers, Westerners, Pottawatomie Valley. Clubs receiving top Hues wer» Rambling Ranchers, Berea Boosters, Town and Country and Far and Near. The clubs receiving the top blues will go to County Club Day and participate in the model meetings. The 'committee which organized the judging would like to thank those who judged the meetings. We hope to do this again next year. Emphasizing Wildlife In Conservation Plan Irvin By IRVIN ROSS Conservationist The Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (ASCS) is the agency of the US Department of Agriculture which carries out action programs in the general fields of production adjustment, conservation cost- sharing and price and market stabilization. The Agricultural Conservation Program of ASCS provides cost - share assistance to farmers for carrying out on individual farms such conservation practices as establishing and improving vegetative cover of grasses, legumes or trees for soil HDU Notes Lessons On Ceramics, Handicrafts A lesson on ceramics was given by Mrs. Ray Talbott at the January meeting of the Worthwhile HDU. The unit met with Mrs. Harry Loyd, with Mrs. Anna Bryan and Mrs. Ruby Becker assisting. A vegetable soup lunch was served. Dues were paid. It was planned to have a white elephant sale at the February meeting. Mrs. Pearl Davidson and Arlis Loyd were guests and became new members. Mrs. Lois Curry, Mrs. Anna Bryan and Mrs. Glenice Brown received secret pal gifts. Rock Creek — Various handicrafts, plus a covered dish luncheon, were features when 10 members of the Rock Creek unit met at the home of Mrs. George Griffin. Mrs. Charles Schoonover presided during the business session during which Mrs. L. W. Seright was elected vice president. Mystery pal names were drawn and dues were paid. protection, installing erosion control structures, practices especially beneficial to wild life, and practices for the conservation or more efficient use of water. For 1963, ACT is especially encouraging soil and water conservation practices which are of primary benefit to wildlife. Both financial and technical assistance are available for developing shallow water areas, for constructing ponds, for establishing cover and food plots and for other practices that will help wildlife. Since programs of the ASCS require direct dealing with the farmer, a key feature always has been local administration of the program through the farmer - committee system. At county and community levels, ASCS farmer committees are elected by their neighbors to administer the farm-action programs. State farmer committees, serving as representatives of both farmers and government, are appointed by the secretary of agriculture. This method of administration helps assure that the various programs will be practical, effective and representative of the farmers' needs and wishes. Through ASCS's Agricultural Conservation Program, the Gov- ernment each year shares with more than a million farmers and ranchers the cost of soil, water, woodland and wildlife conservation practices on individual farms and ranches throughout the nation. Funds are authorized by Congress for this purpose in recognition of the fact that these resources are vital not only to the farmers and ranchers who operate the land but also to the health and well-being of each citizen, both now and in the future. This assistance is viewed as an investment in the public interest to help insure the wise use and adequate protection of the nation's farmlands. The Herald pays $5 every week for the best news tip turned in by a reader. Truck Recapping Get your truck tires in shape now for Spring Work! GILLILAND'S Recapping — Vulcanizing Ri 4, Ottawa Ph. Centropolis G Principal Named For NEA Board WELLSVILLE - A former school superintendent at Wellsville, T. R. Palmquist, recently was nominated to succeed F. L. Schaglc as a Kansas representative on the National Education Association board of directors. The nomination is subject to confirmation as the association's convention this summer in Detroit. Schlagle has served on the board 30 years. His present 3- year term expires this summer. Palmquist, who went to Turner from Wellsville, is principal of Turner High School. He has been associated with the Turner Schools for 25 years. He has served as chairman of the board of the Kansas Teachers Association the past three years and has been a board member six years. Public Sale 3 and one-half miles west of LeLoup, or 7 and one-half miles northeast of Ottawa, or 5 miles south and 2 miles west of Baldwin on Tuesday, Feb. 12, '63 Commencing at 1:00 O'clock MACHINERY — J.D. 620 tractor, 3 point hitch, 1957; J.D. "A", power steering, 1951; 2 J.D. cultivators; Krause 11-ft. wheel disc, near new; Massey Ferguson 35 S.P. combine. 1959; J.D. 3-14 plow; Int. 3-row rotary hoe; Int. 16-7 grain drill, fertilizer and grass seed attachment; Massey Harris mower; Case rake; Continental field sprayer; 2-row M-M fertilizer corn planter; Meyer front end loader; rotary scraper; Woods Brothers corn picker; Case hammer mill; 1949 l a /i>-ton Int. truck, grain sides and stock rack; 4-wheel wagon with hydraulic lift; wagon and box; 2-wheel trailer; some old machinery. GRAIN & HAY — 400 bu. ear corn; 180 bu. shelled corn; 120 bu oats; 80 bu. milo; 114 bales alfalfa hay; 160 bales lespedeza hay; 25 bales prairie hay; 45 tons corn ensilage. MISCELLANEOUS—4-in. grain auger; two brooder houses; 10x8 building; 300 line and 28 corner posts; 11 telephone poles; hog feeder; 5 feed bunks; 3 feed racks; tank heater; electric motors; 300 gal. gas barrel and stand; hammer mill belt; 2 tarpaulins; a lot of hand tools. FURNITURE — Westinghouse clothes dryer; Speed Queen washer; dining table and 4 chairs; kitchen table and 4 chairs; Birds-eye maple writing desk; other articles too numerous to mention. Term: Cash Not responsible in case of accidents KENNETH COFFMAN, OWNER No property to be removed until settled for. Aucts: Myers Bros. Wellsville Bank, Clerk IT'S BASKETB O.H.S. A Rea Thriller! OTTAWA HIGH SCHOOL CYCLONES VS. •I A" OLATHE EAGLES FRIDAY FEBRUARY 8 GAME TIMES: A" Game 8 p.m..."B" Game 6:30 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASIUM Next Home Game Friday, Feb. 15 With TURNER This Athletic Message Sponsored by Ottawa High School and the Following Boosters: f x *\ s ,»' - \ : '' ss "*" '••, " " A & P SUPER MARKET The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company BENNETT CREAMERY CO. BEST TRUCK LINES, INC. (Nelce Isham) BROWN'S HARDWARE & Sporting Goods BRUCE COMPANY, INC. Subsidiary of the H. D. Lee Co. Earl Guist, Mgr. BUD'S HOBBY SHOP Hobbies for all ages BUDGE'S HARDWARE & Floor Covering BUILDEX, INC. BUTLER'S Your Music Man CARL & HAP'S USED CARS Glen Happy & Carl Huntsinger CHAPPELL CLEANERS CITY & TOP HAT CAB SERVICE Pkg. Delivery - CH 2-2550 COLBY FURNITURE CONCRETE MATERIAL & CONSTRUCTION Div. of American-Marietta Co. CRITES BODY SHOP Conoco Service & Appliance Center DRAKE'S BAKERY DURBIN COIN-OPERATED LAUNDRY & DRY CLEANERS DWIGHT HAWORTH CONTRACTOR FAIRMONT FOODS CO. FIRST NATIONAL BANK HANK'S SINCLAIR SERVICE 2nd & Hickory FARM BUREAU INS. SERV. Bob Robbins HEATHMAN OIL CO. & SALVAGE HUBBARD LUMBER CO. Earl Schmanke — F. M. Coons HUGHES AUTO PARTS JOHNSON-GOLDEN AUTO PARTS, INC. KANSAS STATE BANK KILE & SON STEEL ERECTION Robert K. and David Kile LAMB FUNERAL HOME Blanche Lamb — Bob Roberts MANN-BELL DRUG CO. MONTGOMERY WARD & CO. MOORE CHEVBOLET- OLDSMOBDLE NATIONAL SIGN CO., INC. NITCHER'S FLOOR SERVICE OTTAWA COOP. ASS'N. OTTAWA FINANCE CO. OTTAWA HERALD OTTAWA INSULATION CO. A. J. "Andy" Mietchen OTTAWA SAVINGS & LOAN ASSN. PEL CONSTRUCTION CO. PENNY'S READY-MIX CONCRETE Lawrence Ogg — Charles Hendrickson PEOPLES NATIONAL BANK PLAZA THEATRE PORTER-SPEARS INS. AGENCY PRICE OIL CO. (CHAMPLIN) Dorothy Price — Bob Altic RAFFELOCK'S BARGAIN CENTRE Julius and Marie RANEY REXALL DRUG John Reynolds PRAGER RADIATOR SERVICE SAFEWAY STORE RICHARDSON'S SHOE STORE "Finest Quality in Town" SAM'S TIRE AND SUPPLY, INC. "Sam, the Tire Man" SCOTT'S STORE "Ottawa's Leading Variety Store" SELECT DAIRY SOUTH MAIN SHELLY SERVICE "Your Hometown Recapper" SOUTH OTTAWA CHAMPUN SERVICE Glenn Trout, Mgr. SUFFRON GLASS CO. SUNRISE DAIRY Sunrise and Tastemark Milk TODD MOBILE HOMES (All Types of Mobile Homes) TOWNER'S FUNERAL CHAPEL Joe Towner WILLIAMSON COAL ft SALVAGE CO. WILSON DRIVE-IN CLEANERS BOB WHITJS MOTOR CO. F. W. WOOLWOBTH CO. Dewey Code, Mgr.

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