The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania on March 17, 1939 · Page 10
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March 17, 1939

The Daily Courier from Connellsville, Pennsylvania · Page 10

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PAGE TEN. TTTE DATLY COURIER. CONNTCTJ^VTUJE. PA. FRlbAY, MARCH 17, 103!). Notes of Farm And Home I Prepared By B. E. Carter, Farm Acent: Mlaa Mar Anderson. Home Economics Representative FRESH VEGETABLES ABE POSSIBLE EVERY MONTH An abundant supply of vegetables can be grown in the home garden. By making out a simple schedule now and following it throughout the growing season, a family can have a supply of fresh vegetables every month. In addition to being tasty and healthful, they make possible a considerable saving in household expenditures. If you have.a large.garden,,lhe..best way to get :'. ready for'planting is with a team, plow and harrow. Prepare the : ga'rden as early as soil conditions permit so that seeds of onions, cabbage, peas, and spinach can be planted with the opening of spring. It is always advisable to test your garden soil to determine whether it needs lime.' An application"of manure is suggested. Commercial 'fertilizers may be used advantageously at the. rate of 800 to 1,000 pounds per acre, or one pound for each. 40 to 50 square feet, applied broadcast-before planting and worked deeply into the coil. Light applications of "fertilizer may be applied one inch below or a long- side the rows of sweet corn, peas, or beans, and three inches deep near tomato or similar plants. Such commercial fertilizer mixtures as a 4-12-4, 3-12-6, 4-16-4, or 4-10-6 give good results where manure is applied annually, but 4-106, 5-10-5, or 4-8-8 is preferred when no manure is available. If rank growth occurs as a result of heavy annual applications of stable manure, it may be best to use only'IB or 20 per cent superphosphate.- Sow only the best varieties of seeds. Leaflet 60 "Vegetable Varieties for Pennsylvania" published by the Pennsylvania State College, will simplify selection. Circular 120 "The Family Vegetble Garden," provides a wealth of information for the home grower. Both Leaflet 80 and Circular 120 may be obtained without charge at Ihe county agricultural association Dfflce in the Courthouse, Uniontown Girl Scouts Cut a Birthday Cake Mrs. Robert P. Taft (center), wife of the United States Senator from Ohio, helps Dorothy Hawea (left) and Mary Wiedman, Girl Scouts, blow out the candles on a birthday cuke as the organization observed its 27th anniversary at Washington. The celebration took place at tha National Girl Scout "Little House." (Central Prett) Many PTJC Hearings. The Public Utility Commission held 8,688 hearings in 1938. This tops all previous years for the number of hearings before Pennsylvania utility regulating bodies in a year. No Bingo in Indiana. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., Mar.. 17.--j. Bingo has been outlawed in Indianapolis. The board of safety ordered police to stop all bingo games as a violation of state gambling laws. Senator's Father Improves. WESTON, W. Va., Mar. 17.--Dr. Matthew S. Holt, 88 years old, ill of pneumonia, continues to improve. His son, U. S. Senator Rush D. Holt, ·is at his bedside. 76 Applicants For HealfoOffiter Job KONONGAHELA, Mai-. 17. -George Withers was chosen by the Board of Health as Cily Health Officer, a position vacated by the resignation of John C. "Uncle John" His- uox, veteran of 20 years service. There were 26 applicants, one of their, a woman. parablJB 1937 week, the Edison Electric Institute announced. Electric Power Output. NEW YORK, Mar. 17.--Production of electric power during the week Budge Defeats Perry. CC/LLEGE PARK, Md., Mar. 17.- Don Budge won an easy 5-2, 6-3 match over Fred Perry last night. H endod March 11 totaled 2,237,935,000 ] was their fourth meeting and the kilowatt hours, a decline of .3 of one] fourth victory for the red-headed per cent from the preceding week | Californian in the tennis tour of the but 11.1 per cent ahead of the com-I two professionals. THEFBE AT THE flSE WHERE CLOTHES WILL HAKE HEM W THEM BRING COLOR TO ROOMS WITH FORCED BLOSSOMS Forced blossoms are the answer to the need for flowers. when winter bouquets are limp and it is too early for spring flowers. Put the cut branches in water and keep at a moderate temperatures, explains Miss Mary E. Anderson, home economics extension representative ol Fayette county. The branches soon burst into blossom and leaf. Forsytbia branches become a golden shower, apple and peach twigs burst into delicate pink, and cherr; and pear blossoms become a white mass that will bring pleasure during this in-between-season. The tender new growth of the larch, the horse chestnut, the tulip tree, and the maple, or the catkins of the pussy- willow, the 'Jiazelrjut, the birch and the alder make attractive and interesting bouquets. The forcing time varies. The spice bush cuttings will develop in a. week. It will take approximately six weeks for the snowball and horse chestnut The majority of branches, however, will flaunt their new forced colors and delicate leaves jn from two to tour weeks. quality sorts for ytxmg men and boys are easily had In oar boys' de-i partmeat. And the prices] are eo economical that! feero is no reason why thai jvaag ctta shouldn't bof thfa aiinngfiJ Bring him to and let tot shew you Qua new styles. : New Publications. Two circulars of interest to homemakers have been published recently fay the Pennsylvania State College extension service. Circular 211, "Successful Sandwich Secrets" suggests ideas for sandwiches for all occasions. Circular 183, "Household Care and Cleaning" outlines short cuts · to cleaning and gives directions for making economical and efficient cleaning compounds. Anyone interested 'In either of the circulars may have a copy free from the Agricultural Extension Association Office in the Courthouse to Uniontown, . Indian Monndj Studied CLEVELAND, O., Mar. 17.--The Cleveland Archeological. Society is. studying -the mounds of northern- Ohio with the hope of finding a clew to the mystery of how the ancient mound builders were exterminated. The tribes lived in this section about 20,000 years ago. Singia and donbte luvaslwl models In an fabrics -- patterns and colors. Two pair KNiOCIfl SUITS Pwo -troaaer faricker" Bultii in single and doable breasted models. Famous for quality, style and Ions: wear. taS rtOOB "I never knew -much about Long Distance telephone rates, but the other night I had to make a call in a hurry. The operator said, 'Hold the line, please', and in just a few seconds I had my party. She was nearly a hundred miles away--but the call only cost me 35 cents! That's what I call a bargain I" Yes, most people over-estimate the cost of making calls to distant places. The rates for most, Long Distance calls are especially low all day Sunday and every night after seven. Rates to many out-of-town points are listed in the front of your telephone directory. T H E B E l t T E I E P H O N E C O M P A N Y OF P E N N S Y L V A N I A sis Clover Farm Stores (j^j ssess-*,! '".THIS'WEEK Y O U R PENN/ES 'rj-lOVER F A R M STORES" t s~" CtOVKR FAItM-- IJulfltfnl-- 30c PINEAPPLE JUICE CtOVKR FAItM CLOVTCR PARJH Tom. Juice 3a~25c I E °- A Ic Mndc P*r«rHft Selected Tanato«* CLOVKK PAJIM \ Toilet Paper 4- 25c I i S»ft - Abvorbeat CLOVKtt PARXl Ma t c h e s 6-- 25c I CI.OVER TAR* '" ·"*· *··" C "" t »" Fruit Cocktail 2i* 68c I E flS A Ic Ksnry Prnlta In Cocktail Style P 6- G Soap 4-* I6c I E S 4 Ic Molasses 25c ·««« * "~v CtOVKJl KAJUM LUNCH '= ROLLS R ° PAIUH * 2- lOc Grapef't««« 6^. s 60c ClOVKfl FAJRM Salt -2wt CljlCPf OAL*lC-^-"WTIOIjK GOLDEN £,,,,. . BANTAM W 0 "TM eaarm (''OODliANIJ 1" 25c Beans FARM--COT GREEK CTTP Coffee 2 - 29c Mil*--Mellow--Flavorful CHLOVKR KAIAM -- CHOCOLATE Malted Milk- 29c ! O«* Ldim Kltet !»AJPI£R Cleaner ;- 29c CLOVER FARM Cake Flours 25c FTtEE: 1--I- Hlilns Boirll A 29c Value Broom -" 19c Com ««» 3 La 30c EXTBA BOX lc Ct/OVHIR PAXtH Pot.Meat2s.vlOc EXTRA CAK l c VAJIM EXTRA PKG TAltJU--OZ.XB PASHUlf Cof-foge Cheese jam Rieck's--In the Mickey Mouse Tu-nhlcr. Cl/OVEK B-AH.M SLICED BACON Superior Bacon - Cared Jnmi 'A tb. STANUAJtl) Tomatoes 4sa 50c * E ^ to ciiOVBR FARM--READY TO SERVE Soups 4-.°.-58c »'·£? »« C1.OVKB P*ARJf Grapefruit 6?*v 75c * -sr ic CLOVKB P.IKH Sauerkraut Saa 50c » E - le UHKRICAit OIL Sardines 4-^. 26c ^ K le Super Creamod CRISCO 3 Single Ponztd 2Oc Butter Glendale II). 82c Hieli jtrradr creRinery Tititter Clover Farm ... ib. 34c A real *ircet cream butter CTLOVKIt FARM Peanut Butter CtOVKU PAKM Red Salmon 20c CIXJTKB f t Salad Dressing i«' 27c Pineapple Slices c^- 2lc FRESH FRUITS AND VEGETABLES CAIIPOBNIA 252 Size. doz. 35c SWEET POTATOES Fancy Jersey. Lb. 5C Grapefruit 6 for 25c Home lie.inty--Fancy 6 ib. 25c APPLES lied Delio.ious. 5 ib. 25c

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