Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on July 17, 1948 · Page 12
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Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 12

Mason City, Iowa
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Saturday, July 17, 1948
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July 16, 1948 M»*«n City Globe-Gaietle, M»s«n City, la. IDEAL DIABETICS NEEDS Saccharin Clintest Tablets Benedict's Solution Insulin and Syringes and Needles Rubbing Alcohol Cellu Products PRESCRIPTS W. B. CASET, Prop. W. B. McGBANE. Mfr. FARMERS... INVESTIGATE THE GRANGE SYSTEM Controlled Ventilation DRY, WARM, HEALTHY POULTRY HOUSES, BARNS and HOG HOUSES, Northco Insulation and Ventilation NORTHERN LUMBER CO. Thone 30 23 2nd S. E. Repairs and Remodeling Our trained furriers will efficiently repair and remodel your furs to new beauty, and longer life. Fur Experts Certified Storage TO BE ON THE SAFE SIDE — LET US — REMOVE— Wheels, Clean Brake Drums and Shoes. INSPECT— and Report Condition of Brake Lining. ADJUST— Fedal and Brake Clearance Including Hand Brake. REFILL— or Replenish Hydraulic System as Required. INSPECT— and Report Condition of Front End Assembly and Factors Affecting Steering Control. PRITCHARD MOTOR CO. ENJOY ... Barrett Rock Wool Insulation in your home . . . everything science has to offer in home insulation. CRAIG BROS. Insulation Co. PHONE 1667 216 5th S. W. / V Bring Your Party Here for a Good Dinner or Li/hcheon. Private Dining Room to Accommodate Your Large or Small Party. THE COVERED WAGON "WHERE FOOD IS KING" 28 2nd N. E. Phone 1206 CARPETS AND LINOLEUMS Full Line of FLOOR COVERINGS WOOL RUGS CONGOLEUM RUGS INLAID LINOLEUM NU-ENAMEL PAINTS Venetian Blinds Stromberg-Carlson Radios WEBER CARPET CO. 209 No. Federal Upholstering Repairing Recovering TAILOR^MADE AUTOMOBILE SLIP COVERS FEDERAL UPHOLSTERING CO. PHONE 1808 403 No. Fed. Ave. HAULS EVERYTHING ON THE PLACE ANTHONY WAGON Sturdy . . . Superior Quality GENERAL MILLS FARM SERVICE DIVISION 82* South Federal Phone 001 NOW IN FULL PRODUCTION FINEST in FRUITS end VEGETABLES Large Selection— Large Stock EARL'S Fpmous Market 1607 SOUTH FEDERAL For... PROMPT SERVICE PHONE 1000 YELLOW CAB CO. Upper (eft is a new conveyor used by the Ideal Sand'and Gravel company in its reclaimed sand pit. This sand is washed and graded and made usable for construction work. Upper right photo shows the hopper loaded with washed sand from the reclaimed pit, ready" to be carried to the job in the company's own trucks. Lower center is a view in the rock quarry of the Ideal Sand and Gravel company, showing the power shovel recently added to the equipment. The rock is taken by dump trucks to the rock crusher, where it is processed into various sixes. The company is now working a new quarry, which has one of the best deposits of rock in this area. Have Your Farm Machinery Checked by Factory Trained Mechanic. DO IT NOW Farm Equipment & Supply Co. * _ _ r>-t r* ft _ ¥7*v.3 Phone 303 Your A-C Dealer 315 So. Fed. Globe-Gazette photos DAY OR NITE POWER OPERATED WRECKER SERVICE PHONE 402 BEE LINE SERVICE GARAGE 25 Second S. W. QUALITY GLASS - PAINTS WALLPAPER BRUSHES SUNDRIES PITTSBURGH PLATE GLASS CO. PHONE 348 15 2nd S. \V. WASHING POLISHING LUBRICATION Tires - Batteries SERVICE TRIPS PROMPTLY MADE AL & DICK'S Super Service Phone 222 103 So. Perm, FARMERS Do not put damp or green hay in barn. It might be the cause of your barn burning down. mutual msuRoncE flSSOCIRTIOn Rent a Car or Truck DRIVE-UR-SELF LANE BROS., IMC. Phone 447 804 4th S. W. KISCO ELECTRIC FANS DESK AND FLOOR MODELS KLIPTO Loose Leaf Co. Next to City Hall STUDEBAKER Sales & Service COMPLETE MOTOR OVERHAULING BODY AND FENDER WORK BALDDF - HAWLEY INC. Phone 677 626 So. Fed. Sand & Gravel Company Has Sand and Crushed Rock for Heavy Construction Work T HE IDEAL SAND AND GRAVEL company, on Plymouth Road, is in full production furnishing washed sand and crushed rock for heavy construction work in this area, taking: care of the upswing in all lines of building, including public works, home and commercial. *' * * A 200 foot conveyor is now in use at the washing and screening plant, which is also used as a dry process rock plant, and a 'Y\. yard power shovel speeds up operations at the quarry. This machinery, necessary for increased production in crushed rock, was impossible to obtain during the war. * * * Established in 1916, the Ideal Sand and Gravel company now employes 26 men, and the company's service tenure is high, more than 25 per cent of the employes having been with the firm for 20 years or more. * * * The company is now quarrying from a new rock deposit that has a large supply of extremely high quality rock for concrete and industrial purposes. This is one of the best deposits in this section, and the company is finding many markets for it. * * * Agricultural limestone is quarried at the Ideal Sand and Gravel company pits and is pulverized by the huge crushers and hauled to farms in the Mason City area. It is applied on an average of 2 tons to the acre for the purpose of sweetening sour soil. There is a large stockpile of this limestone on hand. * =:= * Cold, asphalt patch also is available for building from this company. The asphalt is used for patching and resurfacing city streets and highways within a radius of 150 miles around Mason City. * * * At present the Ideal Sand and Gravel company is working heaviest on crushed rock production, since a large quantity of this material is now in demand. This material goes through the huge rock crusher and is crushed to varying sizes for use in all types of construction work. * * * The Ideal Sand and Gravel company has its own trucks and its own repair department, so that its fleet can be kept in operation almost constantly during the building season. Kayenay Engravings Washed & Screened SAND for • BEAUTY • PERMANENCE • STABILITY IDEAL SAND & GRAVEL Phone 551 Plumbing COMPLETE FACILITIES . . . for servicing any make of car or truck, including wheel balancing and front end alignment. Lubrication - Washing Body, Fender Work and Painting HART MOTORS, INC. DODGE-PLYMOUTH QUALITY KODAK FINISHING No. Del. Tel. 980 at your drug store or photo dealer CO-MO PHOTO Co, Mason City, Iowa VETERANS.. We are approved under the Gl School Bill ... Get your flight training now! PHONE 891 AIR ACTIVITIES, Inc. "WHERE VOUR fNERDS BUV fLOWERS Ask For the Loaf With the Blue Sea! FRESH BETSY BREAD An Extra Seal to Insure Fresh, nest and Sheet Metal Work • FURNACES COAL • OIL • GAS KELROY FUEL tr FURNACE CO. Ph. 441 137 4th St. S. \V. 1. Ready Mix Concrete 2. Concrete Block 3. Truscon Concrete Paints Call us on that new concrete job—Concrete maintenance, concrete basement fun room or show room. Let a concrete organization settle your concrete problems in a concrete way. Andrews Concrete Products Cr Supply Co. Phone 696 JUST OFF NORTH MASSACHUSETTS AVE. PONTIAC SALES & SERVICE WASHING - GREASING BODY and FENDER REPAIRING WRECKER SERVICE WORK DONE BY FACTORY TRAINED MECHANICS John Gallagher INC. 21 3rd N. W. Phone 1144 SAVE YOUR CAR and TIRES! Buses operate on Regular Schedules Daily to and from Your Neighborhood. N A S O N CITY OTOR COACH CO. For Anything in Canvas Work See Us! • TENTS • AWNINGS • TARPAULINS • COVERS • VENETIAN BLINDS MOTOR TRUCK SERVICE DAILY ... To Northeastern Iowa, Southeastern Minnesota and Wisconsin "NOTHING FOR SALE BUT SERVICE" CORDLE CARTAGE CO. OSAGE—PHONE 646 MASON CITY—PHONE 1332 BULK FIELD GARDEN AND FLOWER SEEDS STOP IN AND LOOK AROUND THE LEE5ECD 211 No. Fed. Ave. Mason City LET US TAKE CARE OF YOUR NEON SIGN WORK •> JENSEN NEON SIGN LIGHTING CO. Mason City Printing Plates — Advertising Art 12 Ut St..N. W. naravina <J a C.O. Phone 218 COFYBtGHT—CHA8. J. CASET

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