Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado on April 16, 1973 · Page 91
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Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado · Page 91

Greeley, Colorado
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Monday, April 16, 1973
Page 91
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B-Z* GREELEY (Colo.) TRIBUNE Moo., April II, It73 50,000-TON CAPACITY--The new Farr Foremost Feeders pits and two 30,000-ton pits for the storage of high moisture lot includes the construction of two 50,000-ton capacity silage corn. (Tribune photo by Lynn Heinze) New Farr feedlot under construction A major feedlot construction began recently four miles northeast of Greeley. The lot, which will cost more than $550,000 to construct, is being built for the Farr Foremost Feeders of Greeley. The facility will be capable of feeding approximately 35,000 head of cattle. While construc- tion is expected to be complete by June, company spokesmen indicated it will take four to five months to bring the lot to full operating capacity. The lot will feature an underground drainage system similar to those incorporated into most cities. The complex of underground drainage ways HARDWARE MAN -- Ted Stockfleth stands in front of part of the vast array of hardware and household goods in his store, Stockfleth Hardware in Hillside Shopping Center. Stockfleth has been in the hardware business in Greeley since 1954. (Tribune photo by John Seelmeyer) Stockfleth Hardware adds store balcony It's a good thing Romeo and Juliet didn't have a balcony like Ted Stockfleth's. If they had, they would have grown so interested in the hardware and housewares that they would have never fallen in love and Shakespeare would have ended up writing detective novels. TV cameras to watch Cleveland CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) Mayor Ralph Perk's capital improvements program includes funds for buying 14 infrared television cameras with zoom lenses to keep an eye on downtown Cleveland. The cameras, which would be hooked to a monitoring center at Central Police Station, were listed in the $21-million improvements program introduced at Monday night's City Council meeting. About $600,000 worth of equipment was listed. A city official said use of a similar system in the University Circle area had cut violent crimes there in half. CHICAGO -- The average U. S. ordinary life insurance policy now has a face value of $6,450, compared witli an average of $6,100 a year ago. The balcony, encompassing 1,200 square feet, is the latest addition to Stockfleth's hardware store which has been a fixture of the Hillside Shopping Center since it opened in 1958. Stockfleth, who has been in the Greeley hardware business since 1954, said that when he first opened Ihe Hillside store, he had only one employee besides himself. Now, the store has seven full-time employees. The 69-year old Stockfleth has suffered both a broken hip and a heart attack in the past 18 months. Still, he manages to work in the store regularly, though he can no longer work full time. Before moving to the Hillside location, Stockfleth had a hardware store in downtown Greeley for Ihree and a half years. Prior lo moving to Greeley, he had been in the oil business in Chadron, Neb., for 14 years. The balcony, completed in August, is just Ihe most recent expansion in the Hillside store. The original store encompassed 2,800 square feet while the present store has 5,200 square feet, nearly twice as much. Those 5,200 square feet are jam-packed with everything imaginable for Ihe home, from paint to plumbing fixtures to pots and pans lo mils and bolls. And, even though Stockflelh's is not Ihe largest hardware store In Greeley, Slockflclh soys, "We're going lo keep on growing." will feed into two lagoons for processing. -Also constructed on the site are two 50,000-ton capacity Oslo Is a ski resort OSLO, Norway -- Oslo claims to be Europe's only capital that is also a famous ski resort, with 16 slalom slopes (13 of them with ski lifts), most of them lighted at night. Oslo also has a 1,500-mile network of marked trails for Nordic skiing: 50 miles of these are lighted, for ue at night after work. Numerous ski-jumping hills are also available. silage pits and two 30,000-ton pits for use in storing high moisture corn. The milling facilities will be a continuous flow type, instead of the outmoded batch-mix type mills. The feed capacity of the new milling operation will be about one ton per minute. The mill also will be set up to handle high moisture corn with the use of two Termilizers which will be used in place of a steam flaking process. A fully grown manta, or devil ray, may be 20 feet wide from tip to tip and weigh more than 3,000 pounds. CONTINUOUS FLOW MILL CONSTRUCTION - The continuous flow mill under construction at the Farr Foremost Feeders lot will be capable of processing feed at the rate of one, ton per minute. (Tribune photo by Lynn Heinze) BOA searches recover arsenal among passengers LONDON (AP) -- During (he last three months of 1972 searches of passengers on an international airline uncovered 10 shotguns, 27 revolvers, pistols and toy guns, 6 rifles, 1 musket, 332 rounds of ammunition, 2,000 airgun pellets, 245 knives, 67 swords and 5 crossbows. These finds by British Overseas Airways Corp. were reported when the aerospace minister, Michael Heseltine, asked Parliament for powers of arrest and detention "unprecedefied in peacetime" to defeat piracy and terrorism in the air. The House of Commons gave the bill tentative approval this week. An opposition Laborite spokesman, Roy Mason, said airport security men would have stronger powers for search, arrest and detention than any other peacetime law enforcement agency. Heseltine said he could not go into details, but a "I can assure the House that contingency plans have been made to deal with violence at our airports: (hat there is a clear chain of command; lhat Ihe full resources of the state are involved in these plans and would be deployed as required '... " Britain has proposed to the International Civil Aviation Organization lhat sanclions. REPP'S Invites you to join in our... Anniversary Celebration Since Mr. E. B. Repp purchased the original McArthur Hardware store in 1923, we have been working hard to give Weld County folks the best appliances available and honest service. 1973 also marks the 25th anniversary of service at our present location. We've seen 3 generations of progress and have enjoyed serving you these past 50 years... Our Tradition Is... to feature General Electric Appliances with real effort to offer you Savings, Service and Selection! AT REPP'S YOU GET ALL 3. Come/ help us celebrate... 4 UAYb UIMLY Wednesday, April 18th thru Saturday, April 21st Something Special... For those who are celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary and For those celebrating their 50th Birthday .this year SOMETHING FREE WITH EVERY PURCHASE Be Sure To Look For Further Details In Tuesday's Tribune REPP'S Headquarter* tor: APPLIANCES k .TELEVISION STEREO " JJ "1ifTfl Serving Weld County Folks Over 50 Years I 1535 8th Avenue 353-0025

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