The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 10, 1955 · Page 5
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March 10, 1955

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

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• to. Talk Consolidation Milwaukee, C-NW A. consolidation proposal of the No'ffh Western and Milwaukee t ailfoad systems, under consider- atlbfl in Chicdgo this week, migHt have, a'n important effect on Al' - <,Bj..fti Meyers, .chief engineer of the , Ntfrth Wfesterli, said a study had been underway for- sometime Which could lead to-.either" co-ordination of operations or pbs* Sibly even, a consolidation of the two systems, : Both railroads serve Much ol ,th<5 same terfitory in many states, Officials of both roads agree that much expense could be eliminated if a consolidation'could be worked out. ' No definite ', recbmniendatiofls were.expected.beiare 1 a-year, it added. • In the case of Algona, 'seived : By both ; ••systems, consolidation ^rould mean that a cbnheeting link betweeni the tradcage "of the two lines would beiftiade heifer At present the two, railroads have an aloof dignity, one passing over fhe bther t but without any switching* facilities from one -to the p-tfM f;:'" [tj; ,j •,•{•: •; . • If the consolidation ever, does takf j.place, some imprpverhents Ideally could be espeeted because of the north-south and east- West connections which-' Would then exist. X-Rqy fasts lii County, March 10 the climax of the i 1th annual scalrch for unknown tubetdulosis among those persons who may have been in contact with the disease will come on Thursday, March 10, 1955. When a mobile x-ray unit will be in KossUth county., Joyce Hayden, R. N., public health nurse, has spent the past six weeks interviewing these peo^ pie as referred by the family physician. Tuberculin skin testing, is advised by v the State Department of Health. For those whose s\in test was positive, the physician recommends that an Stray be taken. "Practically everyone I visited has' Been Willing to participate In this program", said the Public Health Nurse, "We anticipate Sibout 84 persons to be x-rayea When the mobile x-ray unit parks at Bancroft- Main Street from !) to 12 a.m. and in Algona ori West State Street, from 1 to 4 p.m. Appointments have been given to those who are to participate in the Thursday, March JO, 1955, AtgonQ ((«.) Upper Doi . program. , The x-ray films will be read at the Stale'Department'of Health by a radiologist. The confidential, findings are mailed to the family physician. It is from him that the individual may receive his X-ray report. The first Olympic Games recorded occurred in 776 B. C. in Greece, Drives Army Vehicle. SI. Jo*—Army Pfc, Franklin t. Wagner, son of .Mr uttd Mrs Qco, Wagner of St. Joe, is a vehicle driver in Germany for the first infantry Division's headquarters company. .Wagner arrived overseas last May. First steam railroad was in 1830 between Ba|tbr^re and Ohio. _ HILEX STATE FAIR RED RASPBERRY 11-oz. Jars DILL Qt. Jar wnMRMMr FASTCO - FULLY GUARANTEED MEATS NEW YORK CHEDDAR WHOLE OR SHANK HALF 10 Lb. Bag FAIRY QUEEN oz. lows 1 SMOKED MINUTE Lb. ! COUNTRY STYLE PORK 2 Lbs. Liver - - 19 C ADAMS FROZEN ORANGE JUICE 2 6 oz. Cans HUNT'S SPINACH 2 No. 2 Cans STOKLEY'S APPLE SAUCE 2 303 Cans SUNSHINE HI-HO CRACKERS 1 Lb. Box LIBBY SAUR- KRAUT 2 303 Cans NIBLETS Corn 2 290 Win an Easter Bunny Doll! See Our Pisploy of Butter-Nut Coffee With Thjje Great Big Bunny PeU* Special Butter.Nut Coffee Ik, BLUE BONNET 1 Lb. Pkg. STARKIST 15 Oz. Can NOODLES &TUNA 290 NORTHERN -FACIAL SSUE Pkg. 300 CALIFORNIA - 288 SIZE ORANGES 5 Lb. Bag FLORIDA pefruit 96 Size BRING YOUR Procter & Gamble Coupons Here 1 Giant Pkg. With Coupon ;PERSONAl SIZE IVORY SOAP 4 for 200 With Coupon 1 Regular Pkg. With Coupon VETS DOG FOOD jgJP Cans 4lW^P^p|

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