LONE ROCK • BANCROFT MEET FOR TITLE Whittemore Only Possible Challenger, County Loop I,une Rock, Bancroft and Whit- temnre pulled farther out in front of the rest of the pack with wins in Kossuth County Baseball League games Sunday. Lone Rock, blasted the Algona KCs, 21-4. Bancroft leveled Rodman, ")-(), and Whittemore slammed Kingstcd, l.'J-G. in games reported. Gilmore City downed Liver- nvire, 14-f>, in the other contest. (James Sunday could decide (he loop race. Bancroft and Lone Rock will put their 8-1 won-lost re-cords on the line in the feature j-jamc of the year at Lone Rock. Third place Whittemore will travel to Gilmore City, the oft- bi-alen Algona KCs go to Rodman .and Ringsted travels to Livermore. Whittemoi e's nine ha- moved within two games of tin league leaders, and has a game and a half edge- over fourth place Rodman. l.une Rock, assisted by a Hi-hit attack and 11 Algona CM rors. slammerl the KCs. 21-4, at til? KC Park cast of tmvii. The losers led 1-0 at the end of the fit.-! inning, getting the single run and four hit.-; in the inning. A single by John Diekman sent in the tally. L.HIP Rock tied it at 1-1 in tin- top of the third on two orrors anil a hit by CJordy Hutchinson, ari'1 iced the game in the next thr<-c frames. Three runs eac'i in tli'- fuurth, fifth and sixth made it 10-1. and a fiv"-iun bl;i: t in of the eighth ran the 15-1. Th<- KCs gut one trips. bulldozers hitlers took advantage of plenty of walks to rolJ to an early lead over the Independents, but the Indies took advantage of the wildness of Charlie Schultz late in the game to notch a 12-11 win in the nightcap. The losers got six hits, the winners five. Don Steinrnali was the winner, Schultz the Joser. the the tup (V'UMt '.' in 't-.'' Lene R. last of >rk coun !<,, then s sr»r;ni: !f «>f t'-. the Wi! \V: .-k up Uot foiii bl w, fn: 1 Ienh:< I.,.,.-<- !i<: eighti'i. but six more in the KCs cle.se- .1 pan in the.] n n i n g. HI r led tho <;!:; Eldic Hutchin- Lune Ruck. s. Dane! 1 ! and J<•'}".•> -, f,-I tht i'fid win of Bancroft Lions Hold To 3rd In Iowa Loop Bancroft's Lions stayed in ' thick of the Imva State Baseball League race with an 8-7 win over Spencer in Memorial Park Sunda v nigh 1 . The Lions split four games during the week, two each with Spencer and league - leading Estherville. Mason City, which has been in and out of the top spot all year, got clouted by Spencer and Storm Lake during the weekend and fell 1 4 games . off the p;ice. Bancroft is four j games out of first and a game I and a half ahead of fourth-place Carroll. The Linns had to come from R over Al- Standings B..IU\V\ t R'-it; G ;•»•. Liv. : in- Ciiy :'cd ia KC? \V behind to take Spencer Sundav night. The visitors led, 1-0, in the second and adde-d two :n tie thud before the Lions got a pair »ml closed the gap to 3-2. Outstanding hitter for the Li'«ns during the week was Short;; C.'ehran The Minnesota U. stav b.,ngci "Ut eight straight hits in the t-arly Spencer and Estner- ville games, including a home inn and triple. The linescorers: E-tht.TVille 001 210 210 — 7 Hancn.ft _. . .. 002 000 tidx—8 Batterie.-,: Smith and Biatcii- foi'd; Tjaden and B. Dudding. Spe.-m.rr 012 000 103—7 Bancroft 002 000 GOx—8 Batteries: Cochran, Mackie and Lure. Sehaefer and B. Duddm t V 12 Stitches For Ballplayer Hit By Line Drive Bob Christensen, outfielder on the Algona KC baseball team, really likes his baseball—anct proved it without a doubt Sunday. The KCs were host to Lone Rock at the local KC Park cast of town. Bob was selecUrl to hurl batting practice, so went to the mound. Minutes later, a liner off the bat of Merv Hcnljj'.'s crashed into Bob's left cheek ;md caused considerable damage. He was rushed to St. Ann hospital, g:\vn first aid, which included 12 stitches in the damaged area, and released. Did he go home to recuperate —No, it was buck to the park lor Bob. and not only that, he p);i> ed the last three innings of the game, which the KCs lost. 21--1. Bob is the son of Mr anu Mi.- Roy Chnsicnsen, Algona. Ft. Dodge And Waterloo Teen Golfers Win Fort Dodge's Sondra Anderson, a semifinalist in the State Girls' golf tourney this season easily outdistanced the field in the girls division oJ tne Algonn Junior meet here Saturday with an 18-hole total of 83. In secemd place. 21 strokes b;>i.'k was Judv Cowan of Alcona \vtli 104. Third at 105 was Cau. 1 Hayes of Algona. A 74 by Rex Wilson uf Waterloo tupped the boy.-.' division. Close on his heels with 75s were Jack Norman of Spirit Lake and Jack Rule ot Waterloo. Phil Joselyn of Fort Dodge was fourth with a 77 follow .-cl by Pete- Langmack of Algona wiili 78 and Nidas Dermand of Algona with 79. Bill Hird. Jr.. of Fort Dr>;K«j took top honors in the bov.-' first tlight with an 83. In nine-hole play. George Opheim of Bode won the boys' division and Judy Slralvjrn ot Algona the girls'. Thursday, July U, 1955 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines-5 KOSSUTH COUNTY PORTS Jr. Legion 12-3 Loser Tuesdoy To Corwith Nine D. Marr 1 32 12 12 King George- G. 1952. VI died February Corwith high school's baseball team bounced the Algona Junior Legion. 12-3. at Corwith Tuesday afternoon. It was the first defeat for the locals after : -ix straight wins, and gave Coach Everett Barr's forces a 14-9 sease>n mark. Corwith counted one run in the bottom of the first, four in the second, one in the third, five in the fifth and one in the last of the sixth on its way to the win. Algona got its three runs in the top of the sixth on walks to Bob Slobe and Dave Kohl and singles by John Hood, Tom Kinsey ar-.J .Al Grill. Cecil Schilmoeller was the starting and losing hurler for Algona, while Whilhite was the winner. Corwith blasted out 12 hits, including three by Marr, and received the aid of seven Algona errors. The locals got just four safeties. Box score: Algona (3) AB R H Slobe 2 1 0 Baker 3 0 1 Kinsey 2 0 1 Grill 3 0 1 Schilmoeller 300 L. Kueck 200 Hood 3 1 i Finley 3 0 0 Kohl r 1 1 C CHICKEN DINNER Wed., Aug. 3 t. John's Catholic Churc BANCROFT Serving Starts At 5 p.m. Adults—SI. 00 Children—50c The English crown Jewels car. be seen in the Jewel House at the Tower of London. High Scoring In Algona Softball Loop Monday 22 3 Corwiih (12) AB R E. Gourlcy 3 2 T. Wilhite 3 3 J. Wilhite _-- 4 1 E. Marr 4 1 Johnson __4 0 D. Gcurley 4 0 Carman 2 0 Mullins 2 0 Brown 3 \ Stroup 2 1 BANCROFT LIONS IOWA STATE LEAGUE Games This Week AT HOME JULY 28 STORM LAKE JULY 31 CARROLL AUG. 2 ESTHERVILLE ••••^^^••^•••^^•••^^^^^^••••••^^^^^^^^^^^^^••••••••i Corn Bin Shortage Cited Quoted From Des Moines Register Article, Weds,, July 13 "At the same time. True Morse, undersecretary of agriculture, warning that "there is storage trouble ahead" and that the situation "will be very tight" this year, urged farmers to move at once to provide more bins for farm storage of this year's crops." "1 cannot urge too strongly," Morse said, "that farmers — especially in the corn belt —start planning how to build any additional storage they will need." FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY We Will Sell At Last Year's Price SPEEDY Corn Crib 1200 BUSHEL CAPACITY CRIB REGULAR PRICE $375.00 289.50 THIS CRIB is cheaper than any competitive crib for like capacity and is high in quality. We have sold the "SPEEDY" crib to many farmers in this area —they all like it. This crib is made of 5 guage wire mesh, thick as a quarter-inch bolt. Ribbed roof, anchored 8 times. Permanently attached ladder. Sold and delivered complete. We can offer a quantity of these cribs at the old last year's price, and will do so. This can be your quick, easy and economical solution to storage shortage on your place. Over 50 Satisfied Customers To Check With From Last Year Come in and Get the Facts on This Crib — and Its Low Price BRADLEY BROS. 4 H i 2 2 3 1 6 0 Standings \V I- 7 (1 :.t- .. . -i 3 ri 4 ! F.^L: He.Kis .... 3 4 | N.:ti in.il Guard 1 5 i . . . ' | 'IY.e P..s< Office teniv, moved j in?-' :. third place tic in the re- j (Te.,l!un -'iUba!i habile with a 13-j 111 ilivi--;,.n uver the N.e!;"n..: i Gm.rd ..' tin- Athletic Park Tues- j dav nisht. I .Aitri t:ik::i^ ;•. 'i-.'f lead in the i fi: -! thi, t- f: iiiiu 1 !-. ll.f winncr- ca;ijr up with ,->-vi n runs in t!-. r top .,!" tl'.e fiiui'th. Tlic Guard taii'H' h.n-k with (ivi- in tl'.fir li.'ilt • if thi- f.iurlh. luit couldn't i'l">i tl-..- «ap. Hill AlU-n ..f tin- P«>st Olfuc and Juu Krlly of the Gi;.,i ,i hit !:"!];,• i on . l~)«n Sinilll Ji Martins p:U-hi-r fur the win- in :- : it the '.'. n, while McK.ii 1 land t.-.i>k th.e In.--. Julie [5a.(!- and iJewoy Sk:lhni; e.,i h t;i.t throi' hit- t •-.- the F'.i.-t Oftice, whili 1 lii'\v;i Stepliell-m. Miller all I piekiuan ^ut tw.i each tor the io- •-•!>. More activity is on the slate Muiuiiiy and I'uesduy iiighl.s at the pal k. The KKU Heads made' it inter- f.stin^ lor the C'nlli-jjians hel'ire taliiiit;. ill- In. m the npfiU'r M^n day ni^lit. Th.e wnintM'.- .-cured fii;hl time:, in tin- (list, the lu.-e-i a came li.-ick with nine to tak" the ii;ad. hut dropped hehiiul a-'.ain in the M'cond and were not ahead ayam. Tony Gu/owski was the winning pitcher. Ha.-sc ( the lo.-er. lioD l. .a istrn.-cn and Dave Dc- vine each had three hits i'or the Colle-i.ms. wliile Dick Lavien/. of tlii- Eggheads blasted a home run, triple. an:l double in five- SAVE '25 on a 21" Reo POWER LAWN MOWIR A demonstrator SWARTZ ALGONA HARDWARE DIAMOND'S • SURPLUS MEN'S CHAMBRAY WORK SHIRTS Regular Price is $1.29 98 C One of the best work shirts made — "BLUE BELL" label! You get price of ninety - eight cents at the Store with the Yellow Front this week-end! Free For All" Jackets They're Regularly $8.95 ! Close-Out of All That's Left! Brother! Here's a jacket with a price that tells you to snap one up! Snappy lightweights with lining—in different shades — full zip front. Just right for wear thru Fall! The Most Terrific Stock of Sports and Work Shoes We've Ever Had - AT TERRIFIC SAVINGS TO YOU ! SPORT SHOES in three different and handsome styles—mo- cassin toes and regular toes — brown and tan —spring soles — a whale of a shoe value at the one price of — WORK SHOES with cushioned insole — molded back — storm welt — nailess cork- sole construction — compare with shoes that sell for $7.00! Priced here at — WORK BOOTS in comfortable eight-inch style — cork, sole' — Retan upper — built, to resist acid and built for maximum wear —priced at No men's Shoe Values Like These Anywhere Else in Town! SIZES 6-12 MEN'S NYLONIZED TEE SHIRTS Regularly 69c For EACH Garment ! 3 for 1.00 Get yourself THREE of these slick nylonized tee shirts this week at Diamond's . . , and pay just one buck for the three ! They're mighty nice fitting and nice wearing ! RED-HOT COMBINATION Fishing Special Nationally-Advertised Bronson Fishing Reel Nationally-Advertised $3.00 5-Ft. 2-Piece Rod A Regular $1.00 Pishing Line $8.95 WORTH OF MDSE! You get all ot the three above fishing items — quality items—for a price of $,6.22 . this week at Diamonds ! •"THi STORi WITH THi YiUOW PRONT 7 ' IT'S COMING ! The 97th Annual Exhibition of The KOSSUTH COUNTY FAIR AT ALGONA, IOWA AUGUST 17 -18 -19 - 20 PROGRAM OF THE FAIR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17 7:00 A.M.—Gates open. 9:00 A.M.—Judging of Beef, Floral Hall and Girls Club Exhibits. 2:00 P.M.—Big Car Auto Races. 8:00 P.M.—"Fair Vogues of 1955" by Mario Show Productions. THURSDAY, AUGUST 18 7:00 A.M.—Gates open, 9:00 A.M.—Judging of Dairy, Swine and Girls Club Exhibits. 10:00 A.M.—Judging of Sheep. ~— 11:00 A.M.—Judging of Rabbits and Poultry. 2:00 P.M.—Stock Car Races. Open competition. 8:00 P.M.—"Fair Vogues of 1955" fay Mario Show Pro ductions. 4 BIG DAYS OF FUN AND WHOLESOME ENTERTAINMENT WITH A RECORD-BREAKING LIVESTOCK, 4-H AND MACHINERY AND DISPLAY ENTRY LIST! PREMIUM BOOKS MAY BE OBTAINED FROM SECRETARY FRIDAY, AUGUST 19 — KOSSUTH COUNTY DAY (Special Priviliges for Children) 7:00 A.M.—Gates open. 9:00 A.M.—Judging continues. 1:00 P.M.—Judging of Colts and Pleasure Horses to bo followed by special entertainment by tho Saddle Clubs of Kossuth County. 2:00 P.M.—Free baseball games. 6:30 P.M.—Livestock Parade. Kossuth County's boys and girls in 4-H will entertain you with the finest animals that this great County can produce. 8:00 P.M.—A stage production by residents of Kossuth County. Home talent and home produced. SATURDAY, AUGUST 20 7:00 A.M.—Gales open. 8:30 A.M.—Sale of prize livestock. 2:00 P.M.—Stock Car Races. Open competition. 8:00 P.M.—"Tournament of Thrills."
What members have found on this page
Get access to Newspapers.com
- The largest online newspaper archive
- 8,900+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
- Millions of additional pages added every month