Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on November 19, 1977 · Page 14
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Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas · Page 14

Garden City, Kansas
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Saturday, November 19, 1977
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(iurdcn C'.ily Trli'ftruiu Salurdny. INovrinbrr 19. 1977 Page 15 Sears Tries to Locate Baths Telegram's Business Scene Grand Prize Winners The lucky couple, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Sanders, second and third from right, at the Garden City Automobile Dealers Association 1978 New Car Show door prize drawing won a four-day and three-night trip to Las Vegas, Nev., at the show. Presenting the couple with their tickets for the trip is Ric Gudding of Five-Points Motors, center. Other representatives of the association are, left to right, Phil Sroufe of Burtis Motor Co., John Nanninga of Western Motor Co., and Bob Schrelber of Schrelber Motors. Contributors of door prizes at the show included the dealers, Western State Bank, the Associates, Appelhans Oil Co., ABC Loan Co., Garden National Bank, BIC, Golden Plains, Fidelity State Bank, Fansler Tires, Standard Supply, Garden City Co-op, Big R and the Garden City Insurance Board. Telegram Photo Sears, Roebuck and (Jo. is continuing its efforts to locate the owners of the 2,100 hand and foot whirlpool baths sold through Sears catalog and retail outlets since Sept. 15 because of a potential shock hazard. Jim Davis, manager of Sears, 601 N. Main, said the manufacturers of the compact whirlpool baths have discovered during routine testing that the plastic motor housing could develop a leak, allowing water to make contact with the motor which could pose an electrical shock hazard. Owners of the affected compact whirlpool baths, model number 638.2262 with dale codes C97, D97, E97, C97, D977, andE977, should contact their nearest Sears outlet for replacement or refund. The model number is found on a metal plate on the front of the motor housing. The 2,100 affected whirlpool baths were manufactured by Dazey Products Co. between Sept. 13 and Sept. 30. They were sold for approximately $27 in Sears retail and catalog outlets throughout the United States. No injuries have been reported, but owners are cautioned not to use their compact whirlpool baths designed for hands, elbows and feet. Farmland Foods Sets Sales Record Farmland Foods, Inc., the meat processing and marketing subsidiary of Farmland Industries, Inc., Kansas City, Mo., achieved new records in sales and savings during the fiscal year that ended Sept. 3, according to financial figures released by W. Gordon Leith, chairman of the board of Farmland Foods. "This is the best year Farmland Foods has ever had," said Leith. "Net consolidated sales for the year were $429 million, an increase of $73 million over 1976. Savings for the year are ap- proximately $5 million." Patronage refund checks were mailed to nearly 9,000 member hog producers on November 14. John H. Westerhoff, president of Farmland Foods, staled that the patronage refund to members averages $2.02 per hog purchased. "Both beef producers and processors have been under severe financial pressure for the past several years," conlinued Leith. "Our beef operation did not generate savings this year and reflects unstable conditions in the beef industry." Area Residents on Legal Board Four Western Kansas residents have been appointed to the Public Division, Pre- The four are Corrine Bush, Dodge City, and Jackie Alpers, Philip Vieux and Seles Paid Legal Services board of Padilla, all of Garden City. Alpers, a wife and mother, is editor of the Kansas Assn. of directors, according to Verne Moore, sales vice president, Alliance Insurance Companies. Heinrichs to Training Class Ken Heinrichs of Western Counterintelligence and Security, Ltd., recently attended a two-day specialized training seminar for certified applications for emergency Psychological Stress loan ass j s t a nce due to losses Evaluators (PSE) analysts. The seminar conducted in Kansas City, Kansas, was sponsored by the Kansas Academy of Psychological Stress Evaluators. Heinrichs, a charter member of the group, is currently serving as treasurer. The seminar was designed to offer additional information and retrain certified operators Legal Secretaries publication "KALS Docket." A graduate of Butler County Community College, she is presently attending St. Mary of the Plains College. Deadline Near For FHA Loans Dec. 2 will be the final day that the Farmers Home Administration will accept caused by the drought of 1976 and 1977. To be eligible for an emergency loan, the applicant must have suffered losses from the disaster and be unable to get the needed credit from another source. of the PSE, an audio stress analyzer designed to detect deception from truth in controlled examinations. Farmers should survey their present financial situations and make determinations as to whether their credit needs will be in excess of what they can obtain from SUNDAY SPECIAL SERVING ALL DAY SOUTHERN FRIED CHICKEN WHIPPED POTATOES & TOAST OF MIKTIIIII(;ll\VAY83 CAHDKN CH V Serving Only USDA Beel' >, — NOCARRYOUTOROERS commercial sources. An application filed now will not have to be processed until the farmer determines his exact credit requirements but must be processed within one year of the date of application. Farmers must file an application prior to the deadline for the Farmers Home Administration to consider loan assistance through the emergency loan program. For more information concerning this program farmers should contact David W. Cutter, County Supervisor for the Farmers Home Administration for Finney, Scott, Lane and Wichita Counties on or before Dec. 2. Barbara Curtis Gets Promotion Barbara Curtis has been promoted to assistant cashier at Aurora National Bank, Aurora, Colo. Barbara is in charge of the banks 28 tellers. She has been employed by Aurora National for three years. Barbara Curtis Mrs. Curtis was a teller is at Fidelity State Bank in Garden City for 10 years. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Marcus of Tribune. Barbara and husband, Terry have two daughters. Vieux is a Garden City attorney. A native of Dodge City, Vieux was graduated from Dodge City Community College, Emporia State University and Washburn University School of Law. Padilla is past director of the Southwest Kansas Forum Jobs for Progress based in Garden City. Colleges he has attended include the University of New Mexico, University of Albuquerque and St. Michaels College, Santa Fe, N.M. The Public Division, Prepaid Legal Services has provided free civil legal aid to an estimated 700 indigent clients in the seven southwest Kansas counties of Ford, Finney, Gray, Hodgeman, Kiowa, Edwards and Pawnee. Now in its tenth month of operation, the program is being financed by a federal grant. Caribbean Trip For Prokop Larry D. Prokop, Garden City Farmland Insurance District Sales Manager and his wife, Dianne, participated in Farmland's 3rd Annual Topper Club Conference aboard the S.S. Emerald Seas. Wild, Wild West Donning his cowboy hat and brandishing a lariat to fit the occasion, Mayor Duane West opens the door of The Spur western store during the business' grand opening ceremony. The business Joy Traxler Joins bourne is located in the Airllnks Industrial Park on East US 50. Surrounded by Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, are owners of The Spur Ron and Jackie Schrelb- vogel, first and third left of the mayor, and Spur employee Dindy Wlmmer in the light-colored Slacks and blOUSe. Telegram I'hoto Joy Traxler is now associated with Bourne Realtors, Inc., 301 E. Pine, as a full-lime sales person. Open Sunday FERRETS Open Sunday 275-1902 * You Can Keep Them Inside or Out * Much Like A Cat * Perfect For Christmas * The Perfect Pet * Easy To Train * Likes Children WARD'S HOME, LAWN, & GARDEN CENTER 1 % mile N, of 5 Pis. The Conference took place during a five-day Caribbean Cruise, visiting the islands of Nassau and Freeport. Agents and managers who qualified as members of the Topper Club were selected to attend the conference. Farmland Insurance Topper Club membership represents high achievement in insurance and sales. Prokop has been employed by Farmland Insurance since 1974. Three Named All Americans Three Representatives of Farm Bureau Insurance in Finney County have been named to their company's 1977 All American team. The three are agency manager J. Wayne Chambers, Dennis T. Clark and Craig A. Weigel, both special agents for the firm. Selection of the All Americans is based on sales and service over a seven- month period. All three men and their wives were awarded a trip to a meeting of the All Americans in San Francisco. 'Garage Sale' Earns $1/747 Wives of Garden City physicians earned $1,747 during their recent garage sale to raise money for St. Catherine Hospital. Headed by Mrs. Peggy Rodriguez, the wives conducted the two-day sale at the Co-op Center and then presented a check for the proceeds to Dan McKenna, associate administrator. McKenna said the donation would help purchase valuable additions for the hospital's medical library. Joy Traxler Joy, her husband Tom and children Christine, Mark, Darren and Lisa, live at 709 N. 5th. She may be contacted by phoning the Bourne office, 2763258, or her home, 276-2204. SUNDAY MENU CHOICE OF: ROAST PORK AND DRESSING SWISS STEAK SALAD BAR INCLUDED CHOICE OF VEGETABLE DESERT AND DRINK INCLUDED $262 OPEN 11:30 a.m. TO 1:00 p.m. PUBLIC INVITED OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 7 DAYS A WEEK GARDEN CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE CAFETERIA DUE TO THE STRESSED ECONOMY WE OFFER YOU THESE SAVINGS AT OUR THANKSGIVING WEEK TRUCKLOAD CO-OP TIRE SALE OFF LIST PRICE Farmland 100 Passenger Tire • Teammate to CO-OP Redi-Grip • Polyester cord construction • Resistant to bruises • No (tat spotting • Smooth riding Size A 78-1 3 C 78-1 4 E 78-1 4 F 78-1 4 G 78-1 4 G 78-1 5 H 78-1 5 L 78-1 5 List Price 39.50 42.95 44.70 47.50 49.50 50.85 54.60 59.20 Excise Tax 1.72 2.01 2.23 2.37 2.53 2.59 2.79 3.09 275-1902 Dr. M. D. Niedens Chiropractic Office 811 Main Garden City Hours 8:30-5:30 Thurs.-Sat. 8:30-12 This sale also includes all sizes of the Co-op Mark 74 steel tire, Mark V twin steel Country Squire 120 mud and snow. Radial Steel Traction mud and snow, and Redi-Grip mud and snow. All tires carry a road hazard guarantee for the life of the tread. Sale prices include installation, all prices are exchange. Stop in Thanksgiving Week and check these savings. __ ^^^ • FREE Get • token for a free Ryko Brush Car Wash with each set of 4 tires purchased. Garden City Co-op Car Care Center Campus Drive & HHvay 50 275-9213 Open 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Weekdays dosed Thanksgiving Day

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