The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 21, 1955 · Page 41
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 41

Algona, Iowa
Issue Date:
Thursday, July 21, 1955
Page 41
Start Free Trial

Pork Raisers of Tomorrow Learn About "MEAT-TYPE" HOGS TODAY! Above, Iowa 4 H boys watch William Zmolek, extension animal husbandman, demonstrate the use of a new iype electronic probp lo measure backfat on a pig. Left to right: James Prochaska of Elma in Howard County, Ed Smith of Hudson in Black Hawk County, Roy Townsend and Bob Bryant, both of Cherokee County. Zmolek, Gerald Klaus of Colesburg in Delaware County, and Tom Wickersham, extension animal husbandman (holding pig). Depth of backfaf is closely related to the leaness of the meal the hog will produce. Revised United States grades for slaughter hogs and carcasses which wen; into effect July 5 reduce t he maximum backfat thickness permitted in all the first throe qrades bv iwo-ienihs of an inch below the previously proposed grade limitations. The boys in the picture above were attending the 1955 annual Boys' 4-H Short Course at Ames June 21-23. <Iowu State College photo by H. P. Dean) PRICES For MEATTYPE HOGS EVERY FRIDAY AT WESTERN BUYERS WESTERN BUYERS MEAT TYPE FRIDAY IS M-DAY PREMIUM PRICES SEE US FIRST Call Us-We'll Come To Your Farm An d Tell You Your Amount of Premium For Delivery To Us On Fridays . . . Call Us Now ! PORK ACCOUNTS FOR 40% OF IOWA'S FARM INCOME . . . MEAT-TYPE HOGS BRING A PREMIUM AND MEAN BETTER PROFIT AND BETTER PORK NATIONAL BARROW SHOW AU5TIN,MINN,-5EPT, 13-16,1955 Phone 107 Algona For Your Best Hog Market Over 200 Processing Customers BUYERS Phone 107 I Your Best Market Algona, la. Upper jWoittes! ALGONA, IOWA, THURSDAY, JULY 21, 1955 VOL. 92 - NO. 29 Binder Mashes Finger 34 New Vehicles Sold Post Week Thirty four automobiles and trucks were ptircha.-ed • by Kossuth County residents last week. arror'Un'-; to a report released by t.'," county In'a.-urer. N e w o'.vnf.'1's are: Chevrolet — Oliver Campnev. Hurl: !'. J. Helmke. Swe.i City. V.'illiam J. Ameslnn y, Tit'inka: S-.ven B. Larson. {Buffalo Center: l.i-w;s \V. Sapp. Huitalo Centi r. pickup. K!m<T R. Swanson. S'Aea City, truck: Donald Behn- kendoi t'. Bancroft, truck. Ford — B. I.. O'Donri"!!, I/me Heck: Howard Sparkcs, Burt: .Joe Gi'-cnhu; «, AJ^ona: Ralp*. Hurlbur'. Sv.- ; , C:!v: Edward Lh-vd, Bamroft: Ralph \ValKcr. NVnilte'iiore; \Va'lare H. I.o.»e- r; ( in. Sv.-ea Ci:y: Pe>: y Lowman. A1 ,u' j n a. Pontiac — Arthur Kn-mier-- n-ej.')-. Lakota: Ui T. J. Kuan. B.;ri";-,.f(. Packard—Charles Puce, "\Vesley. Sludebaker — Martin C! H.iims. Titonka: F<>!kt"r! C Sier-ker. Titor.ka. Olds — Al R'l-enmeyer. C'or- w;;h. H'-rbi rt Kd.-on. Titonka. Mercury— K \V. McCulioiuh. Aijjona: Virginia Za!a/n:k. Al£--na; Irene Andei .-< • '.">. Lakota. Plymoulh—\V P. Fi em-h. Allona. Albert and Oltui Adam.-, Aifjon :i. Dodge—\V \},\ir E. Krosch. Eln.'.ire. Hari'hi C.'. Sun-Jet. Algona. DeSolo — Hai ley \Voik. Swea C.ty. Buick—Ton; Gimlin. Alumna. CMC—D;ck Newb:oimh. \Yes](•>-. International—Wilbur R'leber. 'A'hitb-ir.ore. pickup; D. C. Yo;;e.!, Bane: 'ft. panel. A HUtiDMD YIARS ACO, KUU 12 OF THl VIKCIHIA & TINHISSIF. KAIIKOAD PROVISID THAT 'CONDUCTORS AHD OTHIK TRA/HMIN MUST HOT ATHMPT JO IN- H.UIKCI FASSIHSIF.S IN FAVOR OF CIRTAIH SALOONS IVT MUST ACJ IMfARTIAUY IN THIS MSPICT.' OFIRATIXC RUUS OF THl US tAYTOH COAl £• IKON RAILROAD SPiCIFICV THAT "Alt TRAINS Will UAVl ON TIM,- HO fOUISIOHS AUOiVtC; TWINS h'tU STOP tlfOKt RVNHIXG OV[R UVtSTOCK." Arndorfer Has Mishap While Fixing Hitch St. Benedici — Hich.-ml Arndorfer had a finder almost «CV»T"(1 whilr- helping change n hitch "ii n binder. He- was taken to Mason City where it \vas taken care of. There's a nossibilitv that he may have a stiff finder. Kich- nrd is a son of Mr and Mis Henry A: ndorfer of Corwith. FMC of rf/f SAMC RAIUOAS WAS r.>/,'J "MSSfMlX COHDVCTOK MUST WCAK S,iC/{S WHIil Oft DUTY, SOUS HOT RLWIV6?. i c* u*a*c*M UUKMM PLANTATION BALLROOM WHITTEMORE. IOWA Friday, July 22 BABE WAGNER Sunday, July 24 JACK COLE Friday, July 29 MALEKS Sunday, July 31 TONY BRADLEY Friday, Aug. 5 FRANK BUHR Sunday, Aug. 7 VANCE DIXON No Advance Booth Reservations Doors Open at 8:30 2 New Bottle Sizes Of Coke Announced Good n (.••'.'.> for extra-thirsty C"k>- -:ir:nk-..'i.- is in the making. Aec'irdmi: to a report released by the Coca-C.ila Bottling Co. at i Huniboldt. the firm is starting I to put out. the larger .size bottles of the bubbly liquid for its customers who desire a longer "pause- that refreshes." Ralph Bel!>.-,vs. at the Humholdt IOWA'S WONDER SHOWPLACI The SURF CLEAR LAKE , I O WA FRI., JULY 22nd IOWA CORNHUSKERS SATURDAY, JULY 23 PAUL NEIGHBORS And His Orchestra Adm.: 1.47 plus tax; tot. 1.59 SUNDAY, JULY 24th JULES HERMAN And His Orchestra TUESDAY, JULY 27 Teen-Age Dance THURSDAY, JULY 28 DAVID CARROLL ORCH. plan! .-tated that "Both the new Family Size and King Size will be c-impani'.n packages to the present standard size bottle, which, will continue to be our mainstay." According to Bellows the reason for pioduction of two larger size bottle-; is because, "although research has shown that the majority of the public prefer the standard size bottle, it also show.-, that a potential market exists for the larger su:e bottles." One thing is for sure, they will cut down the number of long walks to the refrigerator. In Algona, alone, there are 84 retailer businesses that sell Coca Cola. Over 50 million drinks of "Coke" a day are sold throughout the world, from the flOG Coca Cola bottling plants, most of which are privately owned. The company also operates 10 syruin plants. This huge enterprise has had a story of continual growt: TO va In • De,. M pai'y :: King ru w ci Mrs. Robert Ki ipps and her 5- yr-ar old son, Andrew, were Saturday afternoon callers at tho Philip Ai ndoi fer residence. Mrs. Kripps will b'. 1 remembered as Mary Black, dautrhtr r of Mrs Belle Black. She and her three children have marie a two week's visit with relatives .md friends. Their home is in Ottawa. Canada. At the present time a new 2-story home is under construction. Completion is expected in September. She leaves July \K. Saturday p.m. callers at the Philip Arndorfer residence were Mrs Arndorfer's parents. Mr and Mrs M. H. McEnroe. Mrs P. Arndorfer and Jano spent Sunday afternoon in Algona at hei parents' home. Mr and Mrs Cornelius Larson anil daughter. Frances were callers also. We all ate together at 0:00 o'clock. Mrs Larson was Mrs Arndorfer's teacher in 1st grade. A prenuptial shower is being held the evening. July 21. at Bancroft in honor of Phyllis Elsbecker of Bancroft. She will soon become the bride of Ralph Simons of Algona. Mr and Mrs Dennis Carroll visited at the Nick Arndorfer residence Saturday evening. Dennis says he feels wonderful but is to have daily rest and not climli flights of' steps. and development in its rs ot existence. :'.:> week's Algona Upper oir.e.- in C'>ca Cola com- :.ike< , t full page announce'. trie t'.vc new buttle size— Mze and Family .size—as »mpanions for the regular of C.'ke winch, is a famihar :n ever hniisehuld in the I Algona Airport Log 10% Dividend By Not'l Farm Loan A ten percent dividend pay- I ment was announced by the AI- Uona National Farm Loan Association this week. Kossuth county farm owners having Federal Land Bank farm loan.-, through the association will receive checks totalling over $12,- tiOO, according to secretary-treasurer Eugene H. Hutchms, and will have the effect o! reducing the inteiest cost on their farm loans well below the 4 r ; rate. The payment was made possible by a dividend which the as- S'u.-iation received from Th.i> Federal Land Bank of Omaha, Hutchms said. The Algona NFLA, owned entirely by local farmers, i> of lt>7 national farm loan nssoi'iations which own tin* capita! .--lock of The Omaha land bank. Directors, of the association are Henry Scheppmann, Irvington, pre.Mdent; Hugh Raney, Algona; Lawrence Dittmer, Lone Rock; Douglas Wilciin. Algona; and John Miller, Burt. Steel QUONSET Prices Will Increase STARTING AUGUST 1. ORDER YOUR OUONSET NOW TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE PRESENT LOW PRICE! QUONSET 32 CORN DRYING AND STORAGE BUILDING You can be sure of higher corn profits wilh the Ouunjct 32 corn dr>iin5 and icoruge building. Storing >uur corn in * wind-rcsiitunt and uon-comhimible, permanent building ... on >our own farm ... to sell at the best time and price ... is a direct way to increased e»raui|». Sc« u Miller Steel Bldg. Co. Phon* 1290 Milwaukee Depot Plasa, Algona June 30 — W. Dougherty ar- j : ivi-d in a Ce.-sna NO. i 1 July 1 — Tn-Pai e:. owned by ; : Xnr.mi.-r niid France-scon. Molme. ! III., landed. Company here to '. check items at sewage disposalplant: MrCiillough'.-, Air Ambit-j lance went to Iowa City; George! Bryant, Emmetsbui*g, (lew in ' with -prayei . i July 3 — Cub fr.-m Forest City : landed. July 5 — Fiank Christiansen,; West Bend, landed in t_ namp: ; M-io J.'hn-on. Bancroft arrived in J-H spiayer. July 7 — Ray C.,ylor, Titonka, fKw-in with Acionca' Roy Campbell. Kansas City, landed in Cessna 1HO. July 10—Odey Chorland, Lone Rock, tlew-in with Piper. July 11 — Pacer from Cherokee landed. July 12 — McCullough's Air Ambulance went to Austin. Mm- July 13 — Sprayer from Blue Earth. Minn., arrived, Ed Roozen in Tn-Pacer troin Wisconsin. DANCES! AT BANCROFT WiD., JULY 27 Six Fat Dutchmen WED., AUG. 3rd Fezz Fritche City Playground Program Ends L^onk out mothers, the kids aro going to be ail yours in the mornings again—the city sponsored >ummer recreation piogrHin for Algona children came to the end of another season of fun ana instruction last Friday. The six week program, under the co- directorship of Joe Demes and Tons' Gu/owski, operated on the principle of giving the kids some good healthy recreation, and, at tile same time, teach them a few fundamentals of the favorite puss- time of every boy. baseball. About H7 kids took part in the program which included soccer, badminton, croquet, and on rainy days basketball in the school gym. But of course baseball was the big activity on the schedule. Fifteen games were played against out ot town teams. Tile r-ummer piogram wa-; closed by a watermelon feast at the playground Friday morning. Two nvire games were on the schedule. Friday night the Algona kid.-, played Ringsted, and yesterday, Wednesday, the schedule completed after a game with the youngsters fjom Titonka. Ex-A!gona Boy Gets Degree Wayne Herbert Altwegg. a 1940 graduate of Algona high school, and son of Mr and Mrs W. H. Altwegg, who now operate the Hotel Oxford at Traer, la., was one of a class of 103 students graduating from St. Ambrose College in Davenport Sunday. July 10. He received the bachelor of «trta degree. Wayne h^d attended college two ye*is at Wlnona, Mian, when has education was uitejTupted by -,-ervlc* in the army during World War II. He then held a federal service job in Tokyo, Japan, for six years.

What members have found on this page

Get access to

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 8,900+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free