The Malvern Leader from Malvern, Iowa on April 13, 1933 · Page 5
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PAGtSI* ttffe MAlVfettfr MALVfetm, tSWA, APftil IS, MILLS COUNTY FARM BUREAU NEWS Htta Jlayifl Berry, Secret**?. ftoffttifttt. Atent. Phone J44 Smoked Meat* Should be |fe*finf Ster*d hi a fti? flat* **d Country cared hams and bacons should be stored in a dry place In order to prevent moulds from forming on the meat, and to protect It from damage by the skipper fly. Wrapping hams In parchment paper and then covering with a muslin bag so as to partially ex- clnde the air and light was found to be the most desirable method of storing, according to experiments conducted by the United States Department of Agriculture. This method of storage results in a smaller shrinkage than when similar hams are hung in a dry dark place without wrapping. It also has the added advantage of protection from the skipper fly. Hams which were stored In air tight packages were spoiled when taken from storage at the end of seven months. Hams which were not protected and which hung in the light had considerable mold on them at the end of seven months, but when this was washed off the meat was found to be sound. The odor and taste of these bams, however, were not as desirable as those which were partially wrapped and stored In the muslin bag. Burying smoked hams or shoulders In oats or crushed rock salt did not give good results. Meat stored In oats had a musty smell after storage and during cooking. Those covered with crushed salt of Seed Every farmer wants a nnlforin stand of corn each year. "The primary factor affecting a stand of corn Is the vitality of the seed. The difference in yield produced by good seed and poor seed is not fully realized by many farmers. During the past eight years our experiment station and the extension service have been conducting numerous tests to determine the relation between quality of seed and yield. It has been found eases that may certain dry rot dis- be carried on seed which appear sound and healthy. These diseases either kill the germ or weaken it so that under adverse conditions the plant cannot develop. In a test covering fire years it was found that nearly disease free seed secured by ear testing produced a crop which yielded on the average five bushels per acre more than "farmer's planter box" corn. In many cases the difference In yield was as great as 12 bushels, indicating that some seed samples are badly diseased. Early selected seed on the aver- agi; will yield more than late selected seed because of stronger vitality and less disease. In 1929 tht' average difference in yield between these two classes of seed was 2.7 bushels per acre and the greatest difference was 16.4 bushels. Evidently It does not pay to take a chance on seed corn. EAST LIBERtV I**! Metfioant We had a splendid attendance and a good program at the church night last Friday evening, the committee deserves praise for their good work. Dr. Stanley Jones, ttte great missionary, will give Passion Week addresses every day this week over the N.B.C. network from 11 to 12 central standard time. The Scripture reading until May 11 will be Psalms 1-41. Next Sunday Is Easter. Let us make It a great day In our church. The pastor Will hold a baptismal service and will receive members into the church. Sermon subject, "The Resurrection." Church school at 11 with a fine lesson on "The Significance of the Resurrection." Anyone is welcome at these services. You are Invited to make this your church home. . . ... ,. „. „ ,_i Seed corn may be tested by l°° k " P .!° m _ e ° f l *!" a "", n A!,r several methods such as the saw- dry, tough and excessively salty. The most satisfactory size of hams to store, the tests showed, Is from 14 to 18 pounds. Proper trimming of the hams is more Important than shape. Both long cut and short, square topped hams kept the best condition. Poorly trimmed hams are not attractive and the rough edges and tags are too salty to be palatable. Mr. McDonald suggested leaving a fat covering over the lean meat. Tells of Experience in 4-H Lamb Club liy Gerald Lea On the first of April I picked out five Iambs, one ewe and two rams for the breeding class, and two wethers for the fat market aheep class. I let these lambs run a dry lot and started feeding .them corn, oats, and alfalfa hay. , I exhibited the ewe and two Yam lambs at the Mills County Fair and took first place on the ewe and first and second places on the rams. Later I sold one ram to a local breeder and the other one I shipped to market; the ewe I kept to put with my flock. The wethers I took to the Ak- Sar-Ben Stock Show at Omaha, and was awarded a sixth and a thirteenth place. After the show these Iambs were sold at auction bringing a little more than on tlio open market. After all expenses were paid I had a nice profit and my premium money and experience besides. I wish to state that I have been In 4-H club work for the past eight years and have learned a lot from my projects besides making some money. All the boys of •club age who are not enrolled in •4-H club work do not know the opportunity they are missing. If you are in doubt ask any boy who is or has been in the club. dust box. the water tester, the ran doll, the modified rag doll or In soli mixed with sand. The Important thing Is to actually test enough ears each spring to get an index of the entire seed supply. Testa show that If all seed was gathered at. the same time and kept In a dry place a test ot about 100 cars will give a fair index of the quality of the seed. Seed showing not less than 96 per cent strong germination and less than two per cent dead kernels when treated will yield as well as nearly disease free seed according to yield tests. If you are not equipped to test your own seed why not send a sample to the Iowa State college seed laboratory at Ames, It will cost .you only 25c and you will then know about your seed. Simply remove six kernels from each rm Bureau offTce vern or mall to Ames. Rid Calves of Lice Lice on a calf's body will decrease the rate of gain. If the weather is warm enough wash the (.•aIf with a coal tar dip. Repeat once a week for three or four weeks. In cold weather use Py- rethum or Derris powder dusted into the hair and in places where lice are found. Ground Sabilla seed, one part, to sulphur, six parts, is also a good treatment. Have Supper and Program at Church Friday Evening Those present for the church night supper Friday report that they had a most delicious supper and fine social time together. More were present for the program which followed and we have heard It spoken of very fa* vorably. the committee In charge were: Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Maddocks and Miss Hazel Owens. The program was presented as given here: Song, Congregation. Prayer, Rev. F. Q. Barnes. Piano solo, Sarah Ruse. Song, Jimmle, Our Puppy, Isabel Bird and Dorothy Wilhelm. Reading, Bernice Schoening. Dialogue, "Spring Has Come," Mrs. Lewis, Fern Maddocks, Jim- mle Lewis, Ralph Maddocks. Solo, "Little Old Church in the Valley," Bernald Schoening. Dialogue, "Tell a Woman," Dorothy Wilhelm .Betty Barger, Sarah Ruse, and Isabel Bird. Reading, Bride and the Butcher, Betty Parker. Remarks, Rev. Barnes. Closing Song, In the Garden, Congregation. Do* HamWton and Ms patents em tfte Fr*Mc 1» V*t farttt last year have moved to Maesf onto and Archfe Decker awd family oi stiver mote this week farnv. city expect to to the Dn tal 61 Mrs. Weift of ft*nH* ^"^L," 11 ' I aiid Mi's. PrtJTBer iitm faintly of, 8*8t Of mWf. A* ft* Bft^fl £fiu KMuWi dinner girestt Snnday of Mr. *** Mrs. ftolftft JbMC **- ^™w*«*l*«^ fcfv- STRAHAN OrtiQe Ooins was host to the senior and junior classes ol the Strahan high school whes on last Friday evening he entertattea thent at a weiner roast At the home of Mary Elaine Churchman. These are the times that will always be treasured memories to these young people, for after graduation scarcely is there an occasion When all members of the classes may be together. Newi el the Strahan CafwelltJ&ted Sttiool 1 H, D. Club M«t with Mf*. Perry Bayea Friday Mrs, Perry Bayes was hostess to the 8. H, D. club which met at her home Friday afternoon. The afternoon was spent socially, each member bringing some piece of their own work. Mrs. Bayes served refreshments of sandwiches, potato salad, fruit sal* ad, wafers and coffee. The favors were small yellow chickens. Surprise Party Hotter* Arline Miller's Birthday Mr,,and Mrs. Arlln Miller were very pleasantly surprised Saturday evening when a bunch of about 25 of their neighbors came to their home to celebrate Mrs. Miller's birthday. After a very enjoyable time together refresh- men Is of sandwiches, pie and coffee were served. All wished Arlin many happy birthdays on departing for home. the school exhibit will be held Thursday night, April id. at the school building, the program is as fellows: Rythm band, first and second graders. "Little ttgly Pace," * play by second graders. "the Picture Book," third and fourth grades. Wand drill, fifth ana grades. the Adoption of Bob," surth one act play by seventh and eighth grades. High school orchestra: "Evening and Morning," "March of Men of Harlech," Ebellng. (ft tfe% tfre 6*el«* «e***e* prompt « 1* to* wflf i*8*«* * «*»**« ****** and ft *fff ** ttsfea! terttee*. foe **•*»* be glad to baptise any cfrfldret. tWfs Chffstfaa oHBWMWSS Ml fcftfftt* 4ft* tetfre B**l«* *f thi paster wilf I* if** I* tn*t tefftee. tTfce wfWe* Irt. max witt be at il:4fr and thete win be sotoe to be received into the church there also and some to be baptised. thefe are a number who have been ineinbers ot some church elsewhere that' should unite with the church ot their community next Sunday and there are ttpte that should begin their Christian lite now. it takes courage and termination but a sincere Cl tlan life brliigs tW* greatest happiness and satisfaction. We need Jesus with as these day*. J. A. E. Cunningham, pastor. Honor Roll for Six W«ekt Have House Cleaning Day at East Liberty Church Last Wednesday was the day for the regular Aid meeting and plans had been made to clean the church also. On account of sickness several ladles who had ex-! were Sunday dinner guests at the pected to help with the work' home ot theic sister, Mrs. O. 8, Mr.'and Mrs. Ed Nagel, Clarence and Dorothy, were Sunday dinner guests .in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Buford Pettlgrew. Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Wilson were visitors Sunday in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Pollltt. The two oldest girls ot Mr. and Mrs. Lester Thomas, and Edward Piburn are reported as having the measles. Mrs. E. C. Kayton and Mrs. R. W. Salyers of Malvern were dinner guests Saturday in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Kayton. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Steele great deal, all ot which is appreciated. In the meantime a group of men were busy in the cemetery raking and cleaning In general. The work was all donated for which the members of the organization are The nqn'flctlon best seller is a book on what to eat. Many people would prefer information on how to eat. — San Antonio nlng News. .-.ED 30 YEARS BY OLD, REMEDY "For thirty years I liad constipation. Souring food from stom- r.ch choked me. Since taking Ad- Various Crops Used to Lengthen Pasture Season By judicious use of various crops the pasture season for dairy cows can be lengthened to include the months from April to October, Earl N, Shultz, extension dairyman at Iowa State college, says, Good pasture is the cheapest feed for dairy cattle, requiring approximately one-tenth as much labor for harvesting as other feed crops. Feeding a cow in the manger costs three or four times aa much as feeding her on pasture, Mr. Shult/ sold, Pasture improvement, therefore, is one of the best ways of decreasing production costs, A pasture calendar prepared by the Dairy Husbandry and Farm Crops sections of the extension service which shows how various crops can be used to provide con- Mrs. C. I. Shapcott and son, Billy, were afternoon visitors Monday at the home of her father, Earl Shook, near Malvern. Mr. Shook was somewhat indisposed with a light attack of pneumonia. Mrs. C. S. Anderson and daughter, Kathryn, were dinner guests Sunday at the Fred Pierce home near Hastings. Mrs, Haden Clark and daughter, Lorraine, of Hastings were supper guests Monday in the C, S. Anderson home. Mrs. Vivian West of Kansas City came recently to visit at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. R. Bird. Mr. and Mrs, Ralph Donner were down from Council Bluffs Sunday to attend the funeral services of his sister, Mrs. Will Zanders. Mr. and Mrs, G. W. Rimel made a business trip to Red Oak Saturday afternoon. Wayne Shapcott from near Em» erson spent Sunday iu the home, of his brother, Calvin. Miss Marjory Rickabaugh, of Silver City was a guest Sunday lerikii I am a new person- Consti- ! tinuous pasture from early spring of Miss Mary Henderson. Mr, and Mrs. Floyd Rimel of patlan Is a thing of the past. 'W- AUce Burns. Collins Drug Co. adv Standard Jack Blue Eagle 27550 Co.lor blue with white Rpi.ft, «Wg No, 1556, the aeaacm my f wrm east of Tabor __. _?40 to . i colt to mm «> to late fall, may be secured by writing to the extension service. This calendar shows that fall seeded rye provides pasture from about the middle of April until the middle of June. Sweet clover In its second year provides pasture from late April until early August. Permanent pastures when not fertilized will provide pasture from about the middle of May until early in July, and when fertilized this period is lengthened u week or more at the beginning and end of the season. Outs provide pasture from late May until about the flrst of July and Sudan grass from abput the* Mr«*^ ttrst at July until the last of Sep* w Umber. Swcond crop meadow or iecoud crop nUtUttt will provide from about the middle of until in gtottiBjuber under average First mr »wet>t civ? Yfjr usually in ready to from la.it) A^ut until tufts Chicago announce the birth of daughter, Jean Elaine, April $, They now have two daughters In their home. Mr, and Mrs. A. R. Bird were In Qlenwood Monday visiting ftt the home of their son, Rufsel, and family and getting acquainted with their granddaughter, Aima Lorraine, born March 8}, Mr, and Mrs. Clyde OavU drove down from Sioux city one day recently visiting until (he following day in the borne of her parents, Mr. and Mrs, A. R. Bird. {roMr ^ Qteu FHoh came over Mr, and Mrs. Chas. Kayton were visitors Sunday at the home of Mrs. Kayton's parents, Mr, and Mrs. Arthur Carley, near Carson, Charlotte Dye came down from Malvern on last Friday evening for an over Sunday visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Willis Dye. Mr, and Mr S .,W4U McCain had aa their dinner guests Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Harold McCain, Mr, and Mrs. Gilbert McCain and Mr, and Mrs. Hugh McCain and son Junior, Mrs, Emma Campbell was a guest the past week in the home of her nephew,. Dale LaughUn, while looking after her property here. Mr, and Mrs. Frank Steele were Shenandoah shoppers Saturday, going 4own for nursery stock and garden seeds. . Mrs. Ed LaughUn spent the past week at the h.ome of her son Raymond Laugfclin, assisting in the household cares, and with the little daughter Mar? kouise, who is a victim of the: measles. Mr. and Mrs. Emroett Glpe bad as their guests on last Sunday, Mr- and Mrs. 4, G, Cpie BASS and daughter; Anna Rose. Honoring the. birthdays of Mrs, Walter Angus and Mrs, Claire Darland, Mrs. Dfrfand entertained with a tine bjriMay dinner Sunday, Other guests were Mr, and Mrs, Warren, CUtes of Red Qejt, Mrs. Fannie Qehrtog, Helen and Donald Martin, Mr% Sophia Seniors: Lillian Bradley 93, Mary Elaine Churchman 92. Virgil Hammack 92, Edna Hambsch 91. Juniors: Helen Martin 91, Dorothy Nagel 90, Dorothy Wilson 92, Thora Cunningham 82. Sophomores: Genevleve Archer 91, Wilma Bradley, Mary Old- ley 90, Elma Judah 90, Marjorie Laughlln 91. Freshmen: Josephine Dye 92, Glovanna Cunningham 94, Vera Wiseman 90. Batebali Schedule Farragut, April 14, there. Wales, April 20, here. Anderson, April 26, there. Third and Fourth Grade* Honor roll for grade 4: Joyce Molsberry, Junior Curtis, Mildred Watts; grade 3: Ann Edith Angus, Jerald Cunningham, Tom Bradley. Perfect attendance for six weeks: grade four: Lynn Cot* tello, Sonny Horn, Joyce Molsberry, Helen Whitebill; grade three; Lawrence Binghatn, Roy Bolton. . > ... Mr, • and Mrs. Chas. Glpe returned Saturday evening from a weeks Visit With their daughter, Mm. Marjorie Modoval at Bellevue, la. They report an unusual amount of rainfall and high waters enroute there, so they kept .to the pavement tor the major part ot the way. HILLSDALE Entertain^ Fairview Club Mrs. Ruth Howard was hostess to the Fairview club Wednesday, April 6. The ladles assembled at 1 o'clock for a full afternoon, The earlier part was spent quilting and visiting while later Mrs. Leota Estes, president, soon dispensed with the business. Mm. Effle Alstrope was program lead* er. A delicious luncheon of hot parkerhouse rolls, chicken salad, pineapple bavarian, waters, and coffee were beautifully served by Mrs. Howard. Mrs. Otha Qulmby, Mrs. Margaret Howard, and Miss Arllne Howard were'guests. Shower Given for Two Recent Bride* \ M«MIB*MH<IMMW About, thirty friends and relatives gathered In the church base-' ment .Saturday- afternoon shower, Mrs. ^ Janice .Slaugb ' '*v3- w*U?»_ a Zf?_ te-* ••»_' I _~ . - [Httttte; -fid cirirMW* *t: tfc*m*Wfvl» MM* **!. crowd* it — t4****t fit MBWMB^i tfeett p*rt» eWfteisasbty Mi tefl fttff«tf»ft UrtJeft tfe«f '"-^ ettee thai ttf? wlfi ttot iown get Ev-trt avafttM* etAif a*a seat ot any kttd fs feel*« it* rafiged to handt*. If ctowds thai af « *ip teiid these cttrtfess ne*t 8«»daf when tfcelr c»fflMned cnoirg «t nearly forty voices wfll preseftt an Easter cantata entitled "fn* ft«raff«cti6H Stoff." ftet. ft I. Petttt, the pastor, has directed the preparatory work of troth of these nnttsualiy fine ptogram* and the people of those communities know that the* hav* something oat of the ordinary billed for next Sunday. Everybody it invited to hear this cantata but seats are guaranteed to no Ofte who happens to be a tittle late. Mist June Coffey of Omaha spent a few days the bast week in the home ot her brother, Charles Coffey, and family. On Sunday the family was joined by another sister, Mrs. George 8pen» cer, and husband and by their mother, Mrs. Wm, Coffey, ot Omaha. the drama, "the Challenge of the Cross." was well received by a large church attendance Sunday, Friday evening will be the regular community night and as a pre-Easter service four young men will present another drama, the climax will be the beautiful story of the Resurrection given by the choir Easter Sunday. These are the days when the small boy who was conspicuous in hi* town because he eould name the cabinet officers mutt learn the trick all over. — Oakland tribune. Your ad in tne Leaser worth two on the fence. and $be two guests with their husbands and chlWren. it was a mof t happy for them all, *^ v Bonsia. and Heiw*Martin, the week end with P^rett»y» garet and Dsvl4 AJ^g^ft, =• : Mr, ftnd Mrs, gene £tSM in the "Junior , OiUnnB" ot the seventh and eighth grade room elected new officers last Wednesday. The new president is Meredith Pollltt, the vice president is Harriett elites, and the secretary is Milton Wilson. the Junior Citizens club are having a contest between the grades for points on citizenship work done about the school. Last week the boys raked the lawn, cleaned out, the shrubbery, and burned rubbish, while the girls gave tine room a thorough clean-- ing. ' • , - tho?e having perfect attendance durjng the .last six weeka are; in the eighth grade: Stan, ley Archer, Helen Laugbjln, and Dorothy Martin, and in the seventh grade: Alice Beam, Kathleen and Foryest Briley, Helen «rt»- dle, Opal Toland, Eugene Watts, and Robert Dorothy Ma,rt|n spent the ead w|tb MJso Marjorie Taylor at ber home is Bnjerson, ,. Mr. «nd Mrs, Pale LaughUn had a? dinner guests Sy»4ay, their aunt, Mrs, ^mwa ,Oaj»pbeU anfl Mj?, as4 Mrs, Herbert and Ho noTing the bfrttaay ' of -few brother, fine W. , J-unday, Mr, an4 Mrs. tnl gifts were beato _ these two recent brides, Delicious refreshments of white layer cake with pink frosting, and coffee were served by the ladles' Bible class which was in charge of this pleasant affair. Mrs. Dean Jackson ' Hostess to R. I, C. Mrs. Dean Jackson WAS hostess to the R. I. club in the church parlor Wednesday, April 6. Nineteen members and several. visitors were in attendance. Mrs, Bert Wheeler was welcomed into the club, "Mrs. Clpva Brpoks preaen^ ed an interesting program concerning JMrds, flowers, and g»r« dens, MiuB EU» Miller read an interesting and original paper on "Color Effects in the Garden, 4 ' following which Mrs. Ella bay gayfft «enen4 Wrd talk, A letter from an old Elisabeth lawyers, ,pt , b«tnk,,Cn}lf,, cencernlnjf Jhe'rei cent earthquake, was read. Mrs, Jsckson 404 her assistants, Mrs. , Mis* Etta Miller, Him. Jesale Buffington, nerved refreshments O f gggg, jrjebp* cJbocatete yolL»ufl coffee, . ^Mp, Stella Bass wOl b^ ho», teas te Ifte dub at 4»eK Wnj. an* WttW* *** 5JW ttFS»^»«»«h'ti?fl^tsifii ^HP •**? i Atv^B AnA^ f«*<'^***ia '•• ^*i——^— * '*!-' * V * ' T lf*"i!««)5«*J -^^^wBWiWKt^ r A I amwr »«WeiiutJy lenswojrth atlpn^i^JAit 4 to Mal?*rn y» Her Huiband Loit 16 Pounds * they purchased guitf » bu»?ii ol stock tgt tbejr 4J»er»ut OMl^nn *m*£ii!NJ* ol ttgaln Mpaday working, and to tue bwas Q| auwjurt. MI»S suwwjtTSiSi te acoldeut Saturday Mrtw« hat* foil lUrawlug tarn MMI )M» 4 t 14 * Mm to w<tr*i* 111

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