The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on January 9, 1945 · Page 20
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January 9, 1945

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 20

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Tuesday, January 9, 1945
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Cerro Gordo Has Its Old Time Schoolhouse M o s o . n C i t y G l o b e - G a z e t t e CERRO GORDO county has its old time schoolhouse still, but the children who attend are very modern in spirit! Miss Margaret Quinn, teacher of Portland No. 2, is shown here with her pupils, out for flag raising, one of the important events of their school day. Wesley Pippert is raising the.flag. The entire school Venrollment is in the picture, with the exception of Harold Pippert, brother of Wes'ey, who was absent that day. Portland No. 2 is one of the old timer class, built without basement, w i t h dark heavy pine floors, hijrh blackboards, few windows, practically no ventilating system and none of the conveniences of modern schools. ,, In Portland No. 2,._how r ever, is as fine a group of progressive youngsters as one. will find anywhere. Some of them do outstanding work. Portland No. 2 is one of the schools slated for a better building- as far as its physical appearance is concerned as soon as cpndi-" tions permit. Com is not expected to take its usual upswing in 1945, economists at Iowa State college say. Prices of most feed grains have declined since the small grain harvest got Under way. To produce good timber, woodlots should not be grazed by livestock. For each gallon of milk a cow produces, she needs to drink 3 to 5 gallons of v/ater. Start Grub Treatment Immediately When grubs start to show up in backs of native cattle which are being fed out, apply rotenone to control the pests even if the cattle are to be marketed in the next GO days. It pays, according to Marion E. Olson, Cerro Gordo county extension director. He points out that treated cattle, on the average, will gain about 7 pounds a month more than untreated cattle. WE HAVE FOR IMMEDIATE DELIVERY 2--4 h- p. Air Cooled Fairbanks, Morse Gas Engines. 2--2Vi h. p. Air Cooled Fairbanks, Morse Gas Engines. . 2--Fairbanks, Morse Deep Well Water Systems. 1--Fairbanks, Morse Shallow Well Water System. Bring us your tractor tire certificates as we have in stock Hres to fit aft tractors. 1--Tractor Manure Spreader. 4---Double Unit Milkers--Special $195.00 each. 1--Queen Tank Heater---Special $22.50. 3--Scibring Box Type Tank Heaters-Special $17.50. 2--Coles Hot Blast Cabinet Type Home Heaters. Reg. $79.95, Special $52.50. F£ NT ' ON --Machinery Parts are becoming harder to get ell the time so check your equipment now and buy the part* youwill need for Hie coming year while they are still available. 2--Coles Hot Blast Cabinet/Type Home Heaters, Reg. $69.95, Special $47.50. 1--Curtis 110 Volt Farm Size Compressor. 3--3-5 Jon Hydraulic Jacks. 1--Wilson Milk Cooler fir Farm Freeze Unit. 2^--Galloway All Electric Console Separators-1,000-lb. capacity. 1--Galloway Masterpiece No. 12 Separator-1,000-lb. capacity. 1--Galloway Masterpiece No. 10 Separator-800-lb. capacity. 1--Galloway Masterpiece No. 8 Separator-600-lb. capacity. Jamesway Electric Brooders. Jamesway Oil Burning Brooders. Full Line of Jamesway Barn and Poultry Equipment. W« can make immediate delivery on 110 Volt Electric Systems for your farm. See us about this relative to changeover to high line when it t* available to you. HAVE YOUR MACHINERY REPAIRED NOW We repair all kind* and types of Machinery and will call for and deliver your machines at any time. FARM EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLY COMPANY HIOB* 303 315-17 S. Federal Are.

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