The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 7, 1954 · Page 1
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, December 7, 1954
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Dept* of Hi*to*y afld Moines 19, Iowa ^ By Russ Waller Over at Sexiow, there was quite a fire scare at the Kelley home, when smoke began pour* ing out of the basement. But the proved to be an exception to the me that whe?e there's smoke there is. fire, Our Sexton cor- Despondent, ventures the guess that Bob Kelley, will never again lay a pair of gloves,on top of the furnace to dry. „• -'*.».*,.. ^ Last Wednesday afternoon was to pe just a two hour coffee party at Marie Lichter's home. At . least, that is what Ariri£ Willrett expected; And w'hen Marie suggested that everyone sing "Happy Birthday" Anne sang right along with the rest, Wondering whose birthday it was:; -Then the light dawned, when the^H neighbors reached the finish .and sang"Happy Birthday, .Dear Anne." Her birthday was Saturday, but the neighbors decided to move the surpprise up a few .days because of the busy .Christmas season,' and' gifts and a bountiful lunch .were added to,,the .coffee. . hour. Guests were Alta Oxley, Elaine Hagg, Alice'Miller, Marf aret Wheeler, Rosella Cogley, velyn McEnroe, .Camilla Engstrom, Dorothy Rueb; Hilda Meyer, Mary Rousseau, Evelyn Oakland, Evelyn Prbthman, t, Viola Crowley and Anne. Gifts from Sigrid Lundh, Norma Booth, Hattie Heiter and Phyllis Lovstad, s who could-not attend,' were also received. - ... , • '•'••, Richard Crail, 12 year-old • son of Mr and- Mrs • Delmont Crail, was a pretty surprised boy last week. Seems that in the process,of studying Iowa and famous lowans, he decided to send, a note to 'Mrs Mayme Eisenhower. This week Richard is showing his fifth grade classmates ai the Bryant school his reply—an autographed picture of the First Lady. : , \ , - • ' * ' * '* .-"'•Oftentimes, in the course of completing-'Subscriptibn renewals in the r office, we.have. sorne'.inter* . 'esting; cpnversaUons^-Last %eek, a 67-^eltf^dIS^supiBcrifaer; WeHa solution to ( why. there are more widows than widowers. He is of the opinion that in the case of men, after they retire, they either do not have a hobby or something to keep them busy; while a woman, even in .later life, always has her usual, ordinary household duties to perform, and hence lives longer. Come to think of It, that might be the answer.too, . • * ' • * If you don't like the. junk mail which is now distributed so easily, we understand that you can just mark it "Refused" and drop-it in any mail box...tne sender will, then 'have to pay the postage. 1 victim of this junk mail situation has taken to just • forwarding it all to Postmaster General Summerfield—he says that if enough people flood the Postmaster General with such stuff he thinks the order will be changed. » * * The cigar manufacturers should take pretty good care of that Chicago podiatrist who at the age of 97. attributes his excellent health and longevity to the fact that he smokes 10 cigars a day. » * * It seems that, all the Emmets. burg fans (or students) were not satisfield with a doubleheader basketball win over Algona last Tuesday night at Emmetsburg. When Algona bus driver Chet Cook went outside following the final game to start the heater and warm things up in the bus, he found all of the seats full of snow that had apparently been shoveled there. He laboriously and good-naturedly removed it, and most of .the passengers home didn't know the prank had taken place. The Emmetsburg bus driver probably won't get to see much of the game when his team pays a return visit to Algona, Tuesday, Dec. 14. • • • AH our life we had assumed that a visit to the icebox along late in the evening was just a normal desire to pick up a snack before going to sleep. Then the other day we read an article by some psychologist who says that making a midnight visit to the icebox is a sign of any number of things, such as (I) loneliness ahd in need of affection and warmth, (2) victim of a fiercely, ambitious drive, (3) a lack of a feeling of security, (4) lack of feeling and substance, (5) a resentment toward authority, (6) a detachment complex. Those psychologists are always taking the joy out of life. » * • One little girl in a local home, whose Daddy happens to be a rather ardent Democrat, posed this question to her father the other evening: "Daddy, how come when you say those naughty words about the Republicans, Mommy doesn't wash your mouth out?" 9 * » r«mout U»t Line-WbU's that slip of paper under you* wiadiMeld wiper? ESTABLISHED 1863 Entered w tecend cliss tnatter at the jjostotftee at Algona, low?, N6v. 1, 1932, under Act of Congress of March 8, 1879. ALGONA, IOWA, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 1954 4 SECTIONS - 30 PAGES VOL. 91 - NO. 49 Suggest New Grade, Hi School Here ^^ ^^ - . . - . > ; ' W . lucky 13' Tell Of Chicago Trip , By Bob Johnson" The Kossuth County 4-H award trip winners, nicknamed "Lucky Thirteen" left < for Chicago Thanksgiving evening. At Mason Ctty we boarded the KGLO/ special International' " bound train with some 270 other northeast Iowa 4-H'erg\ The train • trip in was Ihe first ride on rails for, rhoit of us. It'pro- vided a fine opportunity to get better acquainted with each other, 4-H'ers <- from other counties/ enjoy a l 'few games and get a few winks of Sleep. •-. ., - • ••: '.,,_ .', .': r .,:. ; Early Friday morning we unpacked our bags at the Congress Hotel for our stay in Chicago/ . - '," ' After lunch \we visited the world's largest printing company, the R. H. Donnelly Corporation. We saw Look. Life, . Fortune', Time and" ether numerous publications being printed. " In the evening we attended the Broadway " production "The Fifth Season." We were surprised to find out that the fifth.season was the slack. season. .1 ' r Saturday morning everyone enjoyed a sight seeing trip through the Chicago loop, Michigan Avenue, Gold Coast area, the Chicago river, .. "docks, Halsled Street, Hull House' and University of Chicago. On this tour we saw the home of Joe Louis. The trip- ended at the International Livestock and Grain Exposition.; .We saw the • Iowa 'entries that won grand champion, reserve' champion in both the carload beef show and the junior baby beef show. ... The ambitious thirteen.took a yellow cab to the Eighth Street Theater to attend the • WLS National Barn Dance party. , :••'_ Saturday evening we took in a movie. Some went to •the Chicago. Theatre, the largest, -which seats 5.000. 'In spite of the rain everyone attended church Sunday . morning. The group had a Choice of attending the Hall of Science and Industry or the Shedd Aquarium Sunday afternoon. We attended the Palace Theatre Sunday evening, one of the five Cinerama theaters 'in the world. On sheer-Will power Monday morning we made it to the Board of Trade and Grain Exchange, Chicago's tallest building. Monday afternoon' some of the group visited the International again, The 4-H'ers of Kossuth '• County wish to thank the following cooperative elevators for helping make this Chicago trip possible—Buri Cooperative Elevator, Farmers Coop. Elevator, Swea City; 1 Farmers Elevator Co., Ti- ionka; Farmers Cooperative Society, Wesley; Farmers Cooperative Co., Ledyard; Irvingion Cooperative Co., LuVerne Cooperative Elevator, Hobarton 'Cooperative Elevator, • West Bend Elevator Co., Whitiemore Cooperative Elevator, Lone Rock Coop. .Exchange Co., Fenton Cooperative Elevator Co. ' Taking the trip were Judy Spangler, Corwiih: Kalhryn Gales, Bode; Phyllis Kauffman and Ruth Pehrson, Swea City;- Beverly Gerber, ,Algona; Delmer Voss, LuVerne; Philip Soderberg, Bancroft; Earl Johnson, Armstrong; James Bierstedt, Whiitemore; Darryl Sparks, Burt; ..Paul . Trenary, Ledyard; leader; Mrs Ervin • Gerber,. Algona, leader; and Robert C. Johnson, 'Algona, youth assistant. Head of Study Group Offers General Ideas Grade School In 1956, Hi School By 1960 Is Proposal |. A heW grade school building '"for the-.Algona Community school districi'by 1956. and a' new Algona high school by 1960 was tentatively proposed by Wes Bartlett, chairman'of the recently appoint,ed Algonk Citizens" School Committee, jrt a 'talk given Monday noon befpre' v 'the Algona Rotary ' "• ' • 7 Families Adopted: 34 ' v . i , . - ...... _ . . ,- • ... //.":..";. • . ; Still Need Helping Hand - Seven of the first families available for, "adoption" this hristmas have been adopted by groups or individuals, but 14 more families have been added to the original list published last week, so there are now 34, families javailable..;,:; \ , , - ^ ; ''" A*:riumbe'r" o"f'-the' : families*sr'e located' outside of Algona. If those adopting so desire, the county supervisors will arrange for delivery of \ any Christmas gifts and parcels to the family designated. For three consecutive years, every family in needy circumstances, has • been adopted; there are, ;34 .families to go for 1955— call the Upper; Des Moines, phone llOu, dnd adopt the family ot yojur. selection from among those li,sted,,.belpw. '" Ih'i'jiearly all cases there are children-in tlje families, as indicated.. They are all deserving of. help. .Let's make THEIR Christmas a merry one, too. For those desiring to contribute either money or items of clothing, food,' 'etc. without completely adopting a family, such gifts will be welcomed and put to the best possible use in cooperation with Mrs Marvel Immerfall of the Emergency Relief Office and Antoinette Bonnstetter, school nurse. One such generous offer came from Mrs Mary Stainbrook of Whittemorej who has volunteered to provide dressed chickens from her own,flock for many of the families in need, Here is a' list of the families available for adoption: Family No, 1 — Adopted by Plum Creek Farm Bureau & Homemakers. Family No. 2—Father and mother, father working,, dren, youngest age two, eldest 18 but in poor health. . Five are in school.•:••'•' , ,-' i •...'•'.; , • ., Family No. :3—father'find fho-'" ther,' seven children' With"five Iri school, father working but income such that only bare necessities are available. ' • Fainily -No. 4—Father and mother, mother ill, three children, two in school, two boys aged 8 and 7, daughter 3. Family No. 5—Adopted by Mr and Mrs Walter Bleich. -- Family No. 6—Father and mother, eight children, seven in school,/ income inadequate to provide complete Christmas. Family No. 7 — Adopted by Delphian Society. Family No. 8—Father and mother, six children, four attending school, ages 12, 10, 7, 5, 4 and 3. Family No. 9—Father and mother, eight children, six in school. Ages range from 1% years to 17. Family No. 10—Father and mother, three children aged 2, 4, and 6. Family No. 11—Man and wife, unfortunate circumstances. Family No. 12—Father and mother, seven children with four in school, ages nine months to 13 years. Family No. 13 — Mother and four children, all in school, aged 9 to 17 years. Family No. 14—Father and mother, four children, one in "school, aged one year to 12 years. Family No, 15 — Adopted by Newcomers Club. Ralph Miller Is Guest of Honor ' Ralph Miller, retiring president of the Iowa State Bank, was honored at a dinner at the Algona Country Club, Dec 1 . 1, attended by some 70 p'ersons, including officers, directors and employees of the bank^ with which he has been associated for many years, and representatives of other banks in the area. Angus Cotton of the Lone Rock Bank acted 1 as toastmaster, and C. B. Murtagh, president of the Security Stale Bank of Algona, spoke on behalf of other county banks and bankers. / Luke Linnan, director of the Iowa State, presented Mr Miller with a camera as a gift of the bank. While Mr Miller disposed of his interest in the bank some months ago, he continued until Dec. 1 in an advisory capacity. He intends to continue to make his permanent home in Algona. '55 License Tqgs Now On Sale Automobile license tags for 1955 are now on sale at the motor vehicle desk of the county treasurer's office here. The new tags went on sale Dec. I, but unless you buy 9 new car you will not get a new tag. The 195$ tags wUlbe inserted into the present; license plates. The <?W ti& becdme delinquent on ?pbru«ri. HW'.lBif-pbtt* wllj fee issued for trucks, truck>tractors, trailers, motorcycles and. scooters. 6 Above Here Season's Coldest Old man winter is getting down right serious about it, according to the figures from Weatherman Stu Albright this week. Low figures were general for the entire period, with a six degree reading early Monday morning the lowest. We had three inches of snow last Wednesday. Pate Hi L Nov. 29 - r 32 18 Nov. 30 .'_ 32 18 Dec. 1 32 22 Dec. 2 -.27 21 Dec. 3 33 11 Dec. 4 — _40 17 Pec. 5 28 14 No rapid warming trend in the near future is foreseen. Vee Mullin Retires Wesley — Vee Mullin, rural mail carrier on route two at Wesley for 25. years, retired effective Dec. 1. Tneron Hansen is the temporary carrier on the route. Family No. 16—Father and mother, six children, with four in school, ages range from 3 to fa years.. . • .' . . *?• -\ Family No. 17—Father andjhio- ther, two girls 11 and ; 6, and "two •,boys,,5 and'!'. . ' ".•' *"' Family No. IB-^A and Mrs Jens Sorensen. . Family No. 19—Mother caring for family of tvH3 youngsters} 9 and 12. Family No. 20—Father and mother, two children, boys 15 and 13 both in school. '.'. Family No. 21—Adopted by Mr and Mrs Fred Geigel. Family No. 22—Mother and two children, aged 10 and-15. Family No. 23 — Father, in ill health, and mother, with one son, 17, all doing the best they can but a little something more would be appreciated. Family No. 24 — Father, and three-children, girl 13, son 12, and son 9. Family No. 25—Adopted by Algona V.F.W. Auxiliary. Family No. 26—Father and mother and two sons, 14 and 12. Family No, 27—Father and mother, eight children aged 2 to 17, in difficult circumstances but making the best of it. Family No. 28—Father, mother and eight children, five in school. This family is in desperate circumstances; father makes $100 a month. Family No. 29—Father and mother, father disabled, one daughter age 14. Family No. 30 — Parents and baby boy a year old. Family No. 31—Parents, with three small children. Food alone would be a great help in this case. Family No. 32 — Widow receiving $48 a month could use some help. Family No. 33—Father employed part time, but partially disabled, wife and daughter. Family No. 34—Widow caring for invalid daughter. Family No. 35—Mother, raising two sons aged 7 and 6, and girl aged 10. Family No. 36—Father, who is employed, mother, and five children, just able to make ends meet. Children from six to 12 years of age. Family No. 37—Father, mother, and two sons, ages 6 and 8. Family No. 38 — Father, employed, wife and two boys, age 3 and six months, but having a hard time of it. v , Family No. 39-r-Father, unable to work, wife, and two sons age 11 and 6. Family No. 40—Father and mother and five boys, aged 6 months to 15 years. Father working, but barely able to 'get by- Family No. 41—Father unable to work, living on soldier's pension, mother, and eight children at home from 6 to 15. , , . . . Bartlett gave a general summary "of the local school situ'a- tion as 1 to enrollment^, present and future, and while he was not speaking for the 'entire, committee, which has only begun to study the situation, he offered the suggestion of two new school buildings as a possibility to be 'decided sometime in the' near ^future. ' ' 33 On Study Group • The Algona Citizens School .Committee was selected by the iBoard of Education, and an organization meeting of the group iwas held Nov. 23. Bartlett was ; named as chairman of the 33 per- ispn unit. :' Since the first organization of .tjhe group, Dick Phillips has been jr/amed as chairman of a building .site committee, Brail Wright has jbeen named chairman of a building construction recommendation 'committee, Eugene Hutchins has ;been named chairman of a subcommittee to study all present buildings and their condition in details, and Mrs Robert McCullough has been named chairman of the public relations committee. Bartlett said that the general ( r. ; by the school ' board was to have outside help in solving the problems that exist. Chester Schoby is vice chairman of the general committee and Mrs Dorothy Dewel is executive secretary. , Add To Or Build New? "I think it is foolish to .put money into structures 50 or so years old," Bartlett said, "and it might be better to put the money into new ouildings and a new construction program." The year' 1960 will be the peak year in the public school system based on present population and the school age survey, he said. At present there is an enrollment of 480 in the junior-senior high school, and by 1960 there will be 653 in the junior-senior high based on present enrollments. "Perhaps it would be smart to think in terms of new school units", he said. "The cheapest way to do anything is to do it properly, and a new building at a cost of perhaps $300,000 right be a proposal that would lit the needs and the situation in 1956.'He pointed out that because there is considerable time involved in calling for an election, voting, selling bonds, calling for construction bids, and construction itself, the school district should be thinking about the matter right now. The chairman of the committee voiced the view that it was bad to have over 30 pupils in a class, and that 25 was about right- end on that basis the iocal public schools will need six additional classrooms by 1956, but will still be using the present cubbyholes which were altered this year for classrooms, he said. -The Lucia Wallace building, completed several years ago at a cost of about a quarter of a million dollars, was built with a thought of expansion, but Bartlett said that maybe the better way would be to acquire ground and construct an entirely new school. The recent school district reorganization brought in only 150 extra students, he added, but it was his belief that future planning was necessary now. He added that the Third Ward school was very poorly located, due to the Northwestern tracks, and that perhaps an entirely new school in the east portion of Algona 'should be considered. Cost of such construction he estimated at about $300,000. No estimate was given on possible cost of a new high school. Spreading The Cost On the basis of the present tax valuation in the expanded school district, Bartlett said the new school construction spread out over a period of years would not bear too heavily on the taxpayers. When the Algona Citizens School C.Qmmittee completes its study, the 4Wi joint recom- men.datipns will be presented to {he AJgc-nf "Bo,a?d of Education. ^rogflf Wf mbf &&& of, 'the committee is as follows: Eugene Hutjhins, Mrs A. L. Benschoter, Mrs Pan Bray, Bob To Give 100 Free Turkeys Away Here Monday Night One hundred turkeys will be given away free In Algona next Monday evening at 9 p.m. All anyone has to do to be eligible for a chance to get a choice bird, averaging 10 to 12 Ibs, is to register in any of the participating Algona stores, which will have window signs indicating they are "in" on the turkey deal. No purchase is required. The number of free turkeys being sponsored by stores varies, but many are giving away two and three turkeys to those registering Monday, Dec. 13—it will be a lucky, 13th for 100 families.' And nobody has io be. present 10 win. Plans are to pick up the registration boxes from each of the participating firms and draw from them at the Chamber of Commerce office. There will be no duplication of awards; if someone has already won a turkey thdy will be ineligible for a second one. Registrations will end ai 8 p.m. next Monday, Santa Claus will conduct the drawing. In the picture,' little Mary Lou Koch, 4, daughter of Sgt. and Mrs Ewald Koch of Algona, is pointing io a flock of turkeys, just like the ones "to be given away, except that winners will receive a coupon entitling them to get their turkey, dressed and ready for the oven, at a designated local meat market. 138 Register In Night School A surprisingly large opening night crowd of 138 attended the first session of the annual Farmer's Night School at the high school annex Monday night. Dr. Wallace Ogg, extension economist at Iowa State College, talked to the assemblage on the farm outlook for 1955 and future years, and then conducted a question and answer period for the airing of problems on the farm. Dr. Ogg's opinion indicated farm .incomes will drop, providing the United State remains in its so-called peace-time status, and that prices of items farmers must buy will also drop, but not in comparison with incomes. Of the total in attendance, 115 enrolled for the ten-meeting course, which, according to Geo. Sefrit, Vocational Ag teacher who is instructor for the school, is about the same number that signed up the first night last year when total enrollment reached 165. Next Monday's meeting at 8 p.m. will feature swine management and disease control. Herb Pike, farmer, and master swine producer at Whiting, Iowa, will be the featured speaker. Enrollment for the course is still open. The Algona Chamber of Commerce furnished coffee and doughnuts for the group following the meeting. Wesley Woman's Mother Passes Wesley —Supt. and Mrs Charles Mullin attended the funeral of her mother, Mrs R. J. Rothwell at Warrensburg, Mo, Thurs*day, Dec. 2. Their son Jim, a student at Drake University, accompanied them. Mirs Mullin had been with her mother a week before her death. Purchases Theatre Whhtemore — In a deal completed recently, Harold Kramer, son of Mrs Anna Kramer, bought the Ringsted Theatre. He took possession Dec. 1. Harold had been employed by the Weiden- hoff Co. in Algona for the past 8 years. Deal, Glenn Gabrielson, Mrs Jerome Hardgrove, Ted Herbst, Mrs Theo Hutchinspn, Mrs Leighton Misbach, Mrs Merle Mpxley, Mrs John Schutter, Dick Phillips, Brail Wright, Mrs Duane Dewel. Barbara Haggard, Fred Kent Jr., J. C. M^wdsley, Clayton Percival, Ken Peirce, G. W. Se- frit, John Dreesman, Mrs Harlan Sigsbee, John Weber, -R. C. Dewel, Harry Greenberg, Mrs Les Kenyon, Mrs Victor Parsons, Mrs M,able Soreris^n, Bob Stephenson, John Wilson,' Chester Schoby, Wes Bartlett and Mrs Robert McCullough. Henry Seller Rites Saturday At St. Cecelia's Funeral services for Henry Seller, 87, Algona, were held at St. Cecelia's Catholic Church, Saturday at 9:30 a.m., . Msgr. P. P. Gearen officiated ; a.t 4he mass, andiburial fpllpwed iii" the " St' Beriedictr«emetery: Hamilton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mr Seiler died' Thursday morning at St. Ann hospital following an illnesg of about six weeks. He was born May 6, 1807, the son of Mr and Mrs Peter Seiler, at Roxbury, Wis., and came to Kossuth County when about 20 years old, settling in the St. Benedict area. Mr Seiler was married at St. Benedict April 21, 1896, to Mary Rahm; and the couple farmed there until 1939 when they moved to their home in Algona. Mrs Seiler, four sons, Anthony, Wesley; Vincent, Fort Dodge; Julius and Martin, Algona; and a daughter, Ann (Mrs Martin* Bleich), .Miller, Iowa, survive. A sister, Mrs Elizabeth Wildt, Minnesota, also survives, as do 22 grandchildren and 19 great- grandchildren Pallbearers were Duane, David, LeRoy, John and Russell Seiler and Lawrence Bleich. Mrs Jos. Lynch Succumbs Here Mrs Joseph Lynch Sr. died this morning (Tuesday) at St. Ann hospital following an illness of several years. She was taken to St. Ann Tuesday morning and died about an hour later. Funeral arrangements, not completed at press time, were in charge of the Hamilton Funeral Home. • > Surviving Mrs Lynch are her husband' and a, son, Joseph Lynch Jr."/ both associated with the law firm here. of Linnan & Lynch, and three daughters, two in Denver and one in Mason City. Al Borchardt of Algona is a brother'of Mrs Lynch. Graveside Rites For Infant Here Graveside rites were held Monday for Mary, infant daughter of Mr and Mrs Alex Burghart at 1 p.m. in Calvary Cemetery. Msgr. P. P. Gearen officiated and Hamilton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mary wus born Sunday at St. Ann hospital and died when just six hours old. She is survived by her parents, four brothers and three sisters. Extra Service At Algona P. O. The Algona Post Office General delivery window will be open Saturday, Dec. 11, 1954 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. for the benefit of patrons desiring to mail curly. The Money Order and Postal Savings windows will not be open after 12 noon on that day. It is hoped that many patrons will avail themselves of the opportunity of mailing on Saturday and avoid last minute mailing. Frank! Named President of Ammonia Assn. B. A. Frankl of Mor-Gro, Inc. was elected president of the Great Plains Agricultural Ammonia Ass'n at a meeting and annual election of the organization held last weekend in Des Moines. The association is composed of 300 anhydrous ammonia distributors, proucers and equipment manufacturers in 10 midwestern states. Mr Frankl is secretary- treasurer of the local firm. Other officers are George Gigstad, Nortonville, Kan., and Robert Jeep, Tekamah, Neb., vice presidents; and James H. Andrew, Jefferson, secretary-treasurer. Divorce Petition Filed In Court A petition asking a divorce was filed in Kossuth district court this past week by Anna Heidecker Janssen versus Walter Janssen. {The couple live in, Hebron twp. They were married Dec. 10, 1951. The plaintiff charges cruel and inhuman treatment. She also asked a writ of attachment against grains, crops, chattels and a property settlement. An attachment order for $U,000 was issued by Judge Fred M. Hudson. As of Monday afternoon, the petit jury was again expected to report next Monday, when trial of a $15,000 damage action is slated to start in the Loretta Bruch vs. James Beister estate. The. case had been slated for Monday, Dec. G, but was postponed one week. Western Buyers November Sales Gross $4,772,367 November was the biggest month of the year in point of sales for Western Buyers of Algona, it was announced Monday. During the month, a total of 111,714 hogs were sold, for a gross business of $4.772.367.44' All of the sales were handled through Algona. but shipments were made from Western Buyers buying stations at Charles City, Parkersburg, Eelle Plaine. Delmar, and Guiten- berg as well as Algona. V. C. Smith, president ef the company, said that hogs were shipped by the firm to points in Texas. Tennessee. 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