Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on December 9, 1957 · Page 24
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Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 24

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Ten Logansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribune Plan Meeting To Study New Farm Proposals terested in Individual crops. A spokesman said the plans to be considered at the Kansas City meeting will probably include: —A combination loan and land retirement program tor grains aimed at reducing 1953 corn acreage about 40 per tent, WASHINGTON (UP) — Leaders [ Farmers who take corn land out of a national alliance of farm com-'? E P™. d , uction ur - d ? r the P lM W ° U M ;be paid in corn from government surplus stockpiles. —A "more realistic" farm pari- Leaders of Farm Commodity Group Meet Next Week modity groups will meet Dec. 10-11 at Kansas City, Mo., to study a approach to farm production income problems. Leaders of the new group hope to put the united strength of all the member organizations behind a package of farm plans drafted -by groups in- fixed levels in the interest of bet- and'ter foreign relations, would have to buy corresponding amounts fromd omestic growers. The cost of such buying would be charged up to international relations instead of the domestic farm program. Spokesmen for the commodity conference said the meeting also will consider developing a commodity program . for the poultry feed i industry. They gave no further details of the poultry program. package of new • proposals For solving the nation's farm problems, spokesmen for the group an- Officials of about 33 national and regional farmers organizations are expected to attend the meeting called by the newly organized National Conference of Commodity Organizations. push The conference was formed to ty yardstick designed to' give the public a bolter comparison of farm and non-farm income. —Authority for self-help programs under which dairy farmers arid other groups could use their Expand Hours at Post Office Here Parcel post and stamp windows of the local post office will remain open until 5 p.m. Saturday because of the Christmas rush, postmaster Sylvester Kelly said Friday. The regular closing hour on Saturdays is noon. Letters to Santa Dear Santa, I am nine years old I would like to have an Erector Set, a train 1 and tunnel and everything that goes with it and also a space sati- liglit and a farm set and bring my }aby sister some stuffed toys and 1 my sister Debbie a big bride doll, and some sirprizes. ! Terry Lee Anders Fort Wayne, Ind. Also a shoving set and that is all Plus surprises. This is Dana's letter. Dana Leftwicli 445 Bates Street Logansport, Ind. own funds "to take surpluses off ; Hours for the next two weeks the market. I have not yet been determined, but —Controls oni mports of farm Kelly said the office would be products. The administration, if it open for longer periods until Christmas. Dear Santa, I would like a derringer and three piece army set. And a bow and arrow. Also a horn. And surprises. This is Thomas Leftwich's letter. Thomas Leftwich 445 Bates Street Logansport, Ind. Dear Santa, I will want a fire truck with a Dear Santa Claus, My name is Maxine and I am 9 yrs. old. I want you to bring me a cowgirl suit and a gun and holster set. I have a playmate anc she wants a doll and a set of dishes. We will try and be real good. We love you Santa. Maxine Shaver 533 Bates Street Georgia Taylor 736 Cicolt P.S. Please don't forget our other playmate Doris. Dear Santa I am Seven yrs old I want a cow hose and with a sprayer. And 11 boy Set & a tool Sot & a army out- want a cargo ship and a farm set.'fit with the spot light truck & a rocket & some sirprizes. David Winegardner New Waverly, Ind. Dear Santa, I am five yrs old I would like to have a nfel & a fishing tackel box with a pie & a building Set I am a good boy some times & some sirprizes. Jeffery Winegardner New Waverly, Ind. Monday Evening, December 9, 19JT. Dear Santa, I am not going to school so momie has to write for me I am three yrs old I want a John Deer tractor & some wagons to pull with it a set of guns & holster & a farm set some sirprizes I have been a good boy. Danny Winegardner New Waverly, Ind. Shrine Minstrels To Sing Carols The Logansport Shrine club 5fin- strels will sing carols in their annual tour of Cass institutions Monday night. Dec. 16, according to Ben Pennington, business manager. They will sing at the St. Joseph and Memorial hospitals, the Jones and Huffman nursing homes, the Children's home, the Neal home, and the county home. This has been an annual event of the minstrels for the past 25 years. DEBATE TOURNEY SET INDIANAPOLIS (UP)—Debaters from 13 colleges and universities in Indiana and Kentucky will compete ir. the fifth annual Butler University Novice Debate Tourney Saturday. Participating will be defending champion Noire Dame, Purdue, DePauw, Manchester, Earlham, Goshen, Indiana State, Ball Stale, Wabash, Valparaiso, Evansville, SI. Mary's of Notre Dame, St. Mary of-the-Wood, Bel- lermine and Butler. The U. S. Department of Agriculture estimates that 394,305,000; young chickens will be raised onj farms in 1957. That is 18 per cent below last year and the lowest number on record. AW, CUT IT OUT! SAVOY, 111. (UP)— The fire department here is doing a slow burn ever since it was assigned a telephone number formerly held; by a meat market. Villase, trustee j Willard Koss said housewives who only want to order a pound of pork chops touch off the fire department's alarm horn, and cause telephones to ring in the homes of two volunteer firemen, a gasoline station, the fire station, and a fertilizer agency. SAHARA GIL TO FLOW PARIS 'UP)— Petroleum from the: potentially vast oil fields of the Sahara Desert m;iy start flowing into France early next year, officials said today. French pros- peelers in the Sahara hope within Die next week lo start pumping oil from the Hassi Messaoudi field 450 miles southeast of Algiers lo : Touggourt. From there it will be shipped by rail and tanker to refineries at Marseilles. ead the Classified Ads PRE CHRISTMAS SALE OF PRACTICAL GIFTS 320 Bdwy. 7-PC. ALUMINUM BEVERAGE SETS $3.98 12 qt. water pitcher with ice guard. 6 12-oz. tumblers. 5 PIECE CANISTER; (Aluminum Set) with extra large cookie jar Copperf one Covers; Complete «p/./0 Phone 42£I7 KRESGE'S Has a complete line of outdoor decorations OUTDOOR LITE SETS $1.98 to $5.98 Extra Bulbs ....................... 19c ca. 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