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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, September 1, 1955
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^^^|jgH[a;(iei.) Upper ftes Malnes Thursday, Sept. 1, 1955 Winner At Fair Pictured above is Norma Jean Reding, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ralph Reding of Bode, who was the winner of the 4-H style review contest" at the Kossuth Coun, ty Fair August 19. She was chosen style review queen in a field of 24 competitors. Yesterday, Aug •31, she competed for the state honors at the Iowa State Fair. . Pier winning, self-styled production was a linen two-piece ensemble dress and coat duster. It is tan, trimmed in cocoa brown. Miss Reding, a member of the Riverdale Rustlers Unit One 4-H club, is 17 years old and will be a senior at St. Joseph's high school in Bode. RochelleJohnsop. To Attend I.S.T.C Cedar Falls —Rochelle John son of Irvington has enrolled a the Iowa State Teachers Colleg and will report for the openiri of the fall term September- 5. Rochelle, a graduate of St. Cece lia's Academy, is interested in th elementary teaching area. The daughter of Woodrow John son, she took part in Various,nig! school activities including: cheer leader, class officer, student couh cil, glee club, choir, school paper G.A.A. HOSPITALS r.Bimt By Mrs Jessie Rash Hoosier Picnic, Sept. 4 The annual Hoosier Picnic will be held Sunday, Sept. 4th, at the Legion Hall in Hurt. Dinner to be served at 12:30. Mr and Mrs Earl Ackerman with Mr- and Mrs Wm. Trenary are on the committee for arrangements this year. All Hoosiers are invited. Please bring own table service. Some 100 attended last year. The Hoosier Picnic has been held for many years. The J. D. Bridge Club will meet with Mrs Raymond Lovstati on Thursday evening, 'this week. Mr and Mrs Al Budding with sons Pat and Tom of Buffalo Center were Friday evening guests at the home of Mr and Mrs Ed. Smith Jr. Herman Rachut Jr., went to Geneva, Saturday, after spending sometime at the H. E. Rachut home. Mr 'Rachut will be high school principal in the Geneva school. . Dr. and Mrs Melville and children returned . to their home in Iowa City Sunday after spending the past fortnight with Mrs Melville's parents, Mr and Mrs Fred Vogel. The small daughter, Emily Jean, was baptised in the Methodist church Sunday. A correction on the bus driver? as follows: Bob Hamilton and Myron Cunningham are taking the place of Francis McVay and Alvin Baumgard. Frank Telliers moved Friday from the Millen house on Main street to the new house belonging to the Clifford Schraders. Mi«s Stella Rachut attended the wedding of a college friend, Jane Consenius, recently. The wedding took place in Minnesota, and Miss Rachut poured at the reception. Fidelis Class Party was held with Mrs John Geesman, Sr., Wednesday last week. Mrs John Riebhoff was a guest. Mr and Mrs Al Hinckley hurl as guests over the weekend the former's brother and family, Mr and Mrs Everett Hinckley and children of Armour, S. D Aug. 3 — John J. Dutton, Algona, surgery. Aug. 4 — Troyce M. Bruns, Titonka, surgery; Mrs Martin Frideres, West Bend, twin girls, 5-12 and 6-2 (stillborn). Aug. 5 — Mrs Jacqueline Pifer, Burt, boy, 7-11%; Mrs Raymond Lavrenz, Burt, medical. Aug. 6 — Mrs Raymond Ellsworth, Renwick, maternity; Mrs form Hanson, Rutland, boy, 6-6; iflrs Frank Stattelman, Ottosen. jirl, 7-8%; Mrs Dennis Weber. Whittemore, twin girls, 5-14% and 5-1%. Aug. 7-i-Mrs Vernon Daley, Algona, surgery; Mrs Duane Dreyer, Algona, medical. Aug. 8 — Mrs Dale Mains, Al' gona, girl, 7-8 %; Dolores A. Thompson, Algona, surgery. ' Aug. 9 — Mrs Robert Boekelman, Titonka, medical; Mrs Arnold Hansen, Fenton, medical; George Cink, Wesley, medical; Arlyce Johnson, Burt, medical. Aug. 10— Robert Hentges, Algona, accident; Mrs Dean Barnes, Algona, boy, 7-8%; Mrs Raymond Ellsworth, Renwick, girl, 8-7%; Mrs Robert Mayer, Algona, twinsj girl, 6-6, boy, 8-2; Thelma Spurgeon, Algonajmedical; Mrs Cletus Salz, Whittamore, boy, 9-10; Gerald J. Whittemore, Algona, medical; Ann McGuire, Bode, accident. Aug. 11 — Donald Radmaker, Wesley, accident; Cecelia Hamilton, Algona, accident. Aug. 12 — Mrs Everett St. John, Irvington, girl, 8; Denise Marie and Diane Marie Weber, Whittemore, boarders; Mrs Catherine Aug. 13—D6nalrj Vroelilicrl, Al gona, surgery.. . .-. . Aug. 14 — Mrs August Harig Algona, medical. . .',. Aug. IS — Mfs LuElla Potter Algoha, surgery; Mrs Clafence Riebhoff, Burt, medical; Mrs bofiald Ward, Cofwlth,, girl, 8-3 G. W. Stillmati, Algofia, medical Aug. 16 — Mrs Harold Feye Whittemore, medical; Mrs Thecla Eisenbdcher, Wesley, medical. Aug. 17—Mrs Paul Meyer, Ottosen, maternrty. Aug. 18 — Mrs Condol Wood, Algona, girl: Mrs Don Winkel, Algona, girl, 7-1%: Selma Wich- tendah). West Bepd, surgery; Mrs Leo Kifschbaum,' Sexton, mater nify. ' • '• Aug. 19 — Mrs'Joseph Hynes, Woden, maternity; Mrs >H. W. Behnke, Whittemore, medital. Aug. 20 — Rudolph : Fisher, Lone Rock, medical. Aug. 21 —Janelle NeWbrough, Lone Rock, surgery; Eldqn Win<el, Algona, medical. . Aug. 22 — MrS Verle Elmore, Algona, girl, 7-15,%; Charles tfurphy, Algona, medical; Mrs Clyde Lloyd, Algona, girl, 6-13: Debra J. and Dennis L. Feye, Whittemore, boarders. Aug. 23—Mrs Edward Richter, Bancroft, boy. Aug. 24 — Mrs Kenneth Stu er, Wesley, maternrty. Simon, Algona, Vincent Montag, 7-7%; Mrij J. I. ona, medical. medical; Mrs Irvington, boy, Merryman, Al- Utility Proceedings Minutes of Proceedings ot the Board of Trustees of the Algona Municipal Utilities. A meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Algona Municipal Utilities was held in the City Hall. City of Algona, Iowa, August IB, 1955, at 7:30 o'clock P.M. Present were: Allen Buchanan, C. R. McQulston, M. J. Bradley, T. James Palmer, Supt., and Ira Kohl, Secretary. The minutes of the meeting of August 2, 1955 were read and approved. Motion by Bradley and seconded by McQulston that the .vouchers payable be approved and authorized paid as audited. Motion carried. All voting "Aye". Light Fund W. W. Sullivan P. M., postage.._$ 38.42 Payroll, payroll _ 1,695.30 Milton Bilyuu, labor __ 16935 Edwin Weishaar. labor .155.28 Murvin Hentges, labor 106.22 Hie-hard J. Sloan, labor . __ lOtiX"" Eldon Moore, labor ...; -108.85 Iowa State Bank, withholding' tax 260.90 Soc. Sec. Fund, soc. sec. tax 141.68 North Central Pub. Serv. Co., gas bill . 12 n C. M. St. P. & P. R.R. Co., fret. 870.48 Water Fund Payroll, payroll 29231 Frank Ostrum, labor 130.58 Waller Peterson, labor ._13(i.8l' Iltakus Helmurs, labor 100.78 Reiner- Helmers, labor D3.10 Max HL'lmers, labor , 31.44 Eugene Helmers. labor .. . 4002 Everett E. Knudsen, labor . 43 30 George Weig, labor 123.17 Clarence Hulgeson, labor 131.86 George M. Miller, labor .. 12348 Iowa Slate Bank, withholding tax 59.60 Soc. Sec. Fund. soc. see. lax 62.21 Leu M. Hatcher, services _. _ 5(i4 50 North Central Pub. Serv. Co., gas bill _. ........ _ 1137 Deposit Fund Walter Klinkur, et al, deposit "i''"! 1 " 1 $ 75.00 NfX^t meeting date was sel icir Sept. Meeting adjoin nud /S/ Ira Kohl Secretary /S/ AlIiMi Buchanan President dl the Board COUNCIL MINUTES The City Council met in adjourned session ;uly 21, 1955 at 7:30 P.M., with the Mayor and all Councilmen present e.xcept Kinsey and Rovn. , A Resolution was adopted accepting the sewage treatment plant upon completion certificate, of Buell i Winter Engineers, placed on file. Cigarette permits were granted to Rovn ' Lunchenette and Kate & Jean's. ' Building permits were granted to Willard Gregson, Harry Spongberg, W. Holldorf, Mrs. Vinnie Laymon, Leo Steven, Harvey Peck and David Smith. This was the time and place set for public hearing on the construction of sanitary sewer in sub-district No. 12. There were no objections. The Engineer was Instructed to prepare plans and specifications for reconstruction of a storm sewer on Elm and Garfield Streets. The budget was discussed with members of the various commissions. Meeting adjourned to July 26, 1955 at 7.30 P.M. Linda B. Clapsaddle, Mayor Attest: Ivy D. Scuffham, City Clerk * * * * The City Council met in adjourned session July 26, 1955 at 7:30 P.M. with the Mayor and all Councilmen present. A spraying machine was purchased from the Reading Chemical Co., Cedar Rapids, for $1975.00. The budget estimate was adopted and August 11, 1955 at 7:30 P.M. was the date fixed for hearing. Resolutions adopting Resolution of Necessity and ordering construction of sew- Improvements In sub-district No. 12 vere adopted. , Meeting adjourned. Linda B. Clapsaddle, Mayor Attest: Ivy D. Scuffham, City Clerk * * • * The City Council met in regular session July 28, 1955 at 7:30 P.M., with the Mayor and all Councilmen present. This being the time and place fixed for hearing on bituminous surfacing on certain streets and curb and gutter on South Harriet Street, no objections were niade. A Resolution was adopted approving plans, specifications and form of contract. Bids were received from Glover Construction Co.., Everds Bros,, and Ronald Kenyon Construction Co. Resolutions were adopted awarding contracts to Glover Construction, Co. for construction of curb and gutter and to Everds Bros, for bituminous surfacing. Minutes were read and approved. A contract for inspector for the blacktop project was accepted with the Collins, Thompson & Willis Engineering firm. A taxfcab license was awarded to Elden Collins, Humbqldf. A plat and dedication of the Hargreaves Addition was accepted and approved. A Resolution was adopted awarding a quit claim deed to J. I. & Tom Merryman. Upon the filing of plat and specifications for reconstruction of a storm sewer on Elm & Garfield Streets, a Resolution was adopted fixing August 18, 1955 at 7.30 P.M. as the date for hearing and receiving bids. Mr. Glover's bid to replace concrete at 70c per square foot was accepted. Builder's permits were granted to Harold Voigt, Richard Groen, Universal Mfg. Co., Tom Sampson and Marc Moore. Ctass C beer permits were granted to East End Grocery and Sjogren Grocery. An Ordinance was • finally adopted, a- mendmg an ordinance authorizing use of toy pistols and caps for use In same. The following claims were allowed. General Government Fund Linda Clapsaddle, Salary J 150.00 Ivy Scuffham, Salary , 239.50 Nancy Sands, Salary 67.16 L K. Ferguson, Salary Albert Boekelman, Salary Iowa State BanK, Tax _j Ranney Leek, Labor Vernell Ludwig, Labor KW Bell Telephone, Service Matt Parrott & Sons Co., Supplies Dean Parrott, Fees City Clerk, Adv. Cash Upper Des Moines Pub. Co. invites you to see the all-new Burroughs TEN KEY in here's the latest for the modern office... the light, compact, all-electric Burroughs Ten Key in striking new colors— SEE THEM TODAY! •••<* «•• t m *•»» 999 16.77 47.25 76.30 11.76 39.69 8.30 50.25 22.50 15,82 itrttt Jest Ushbfoak, Setary ^ ..... (10.7 Albert Pergirtde, Silafy - i ..^. 108,6 Glenn Burm, Salary -,i — .... J08.6 RKMid FramWth, Salary ...... 92.2 ftayhiend Metten Jr., Salary ..i» 87.2 Jack Meart, Salary i*..* ---- »' 92.2 Ocnald Prew, Salary .... At... 101.5 Kenneth rrankl. Salary .jet... 99.9 William Wobdcoiilc; Salary Vi*-. 91iO J6hn Bahr, Labof ^^*..i^ii.. 16.6 Fred C. Hagg, tabof -ik.-ii.. 211.2 Harry Ward, SaMry .:.'.._.:-.;.•. IS.I: Douglas Meyeri Labor _____ *.. 23.5: Reakus HelmeTJ, Labor* ..... J'.'i S2.4, Reiner Helmers. Labor ______ '.. I9.3S George Weig Jr., Labor ..... , )0.8 Clarence Helgeson, Labor ______ 26.9'. Eugene . Helmers, Labor ..... __ 20.5 Max Helmers, Labor ..... ____ 13.72 Everett Knudsen, Labor ...... . 21.2 George Drummer, Labor _______ 7.35 87.41 Iowa State Bank, Tax 10.55 16.55 65.40 1163.0! 61.88 13.3: A.T, 19.15 93.77 NW Bell Telephone, Service :.i Lyle Signs Inc., Signs Clarence Fraser, Sidewalk Millet Engineering Co., Eng. __.. Donovan's Cabinet Shop, Mdse.' L Upper Des Moines Publ. Co., I Notice City Clerk, Adv. Cash Sibbs-Cook Equip. Co., Repairs . Botsford Lumber Co., Mdse. .. ,_... H. J. Cowan, Repairs 242.35 <ohlhaas Hdwe., Supplies 10.69 Norton Machine Wks., Repairs . 8.59 Jeady-Mix, Mdse. 7*2.55 irnie Williams, Repairs 80.16 Kossufh Oil Co.,. Gas 130.2.5 Mid-West Service, Fuel Oil 49.89 Public Safery Fund A. C. Weishaar, Salary 134.75 Albert Boekelman, Salary 134.95 Raymond J. Krebs, Salary 121.70 Richard H. Groen, Salary 132.30 Leo Counley, Salary 126.70 Iowa State Bank, Tax 30.00 North Iowa Directory, Supplies _ 5.00 B. X3. Holcomb, Repairs 3.75 NW Bell Telephone, Service 24.55 Ira Kohl, Salary 2000 Ralph Elbert, Salary 10.00 Stouffer Fire Equip. Co., Supplies 26.00 Donovan's Cabinet Shop, Repairs 56.10 Sanitation Fund L. K. Ferguson, Salary 132.30 Harry Ward, Salary 18.90 Joe Medin, Labor 13.72 Reakus Helmers, Labor 4001 Reiner Helmers, Labor 105 84 George Weig Jr., Labor 84.87 Eugene Helmsrj, Labor .*—»» Max . HetmerV Ubof L- —-- £ve»tt 'UrtuUiofi. Liber Norton Machine Works, Repairs . GitV Clerk, Adv. Cash »_<._»:-.» NW Bell i T6lephbne'i,,S«fvlee ..»_ Botsfdrd, Lumber Co.; Mdse. M4j': 314, Eng. Mews-Record, Sob. „«**;.' •• I2.L Concrete Products, < Pipe . . _>i . 1231.9! Kossuth Co*.* Recorder, Rec. Feej. . 3.SC F. S. .Norton & Sort. Supplies :tij " 196.24 Jfrrtei toll, Salary _i» _»_- » 149^36 Fred fironbach, Salary ..-..._;.*_ J03.62 Ray W*«e); Ubof-*-**!..,....-+*' j , 7.84 Stanley Walked Labor .—...-* Iowa State Bank, Tax .*— 16.20 Goo. T. Walker & Co., Supplle* * 5.40 Goo. T. Walker ,& Co., Supplies . 5.50 Standard Oil Co., Grease »...-- ' ' 4.33 Skelly Oil Co., Fuel Oil „ 88.20 Beecher Lane >'Appliances, Mdse. 100.00 Western Auto-" Associate, Hose — Dei Moines/Publ. Co., edwVn^S^&frTRefcrtf"!!!" Ed Holecek) .Refund . , S. W. Nelson, Refund „„ Albert. Baas/ Salary ---, . 2.98, 58.74 1.35 22.61 23.47 155.92 16.46 66.15 35.00 .76 2013.60 AttMt: Ivy B, Seufmom, (5»ir pubiiirwd in the Kotsttm County Advfinte, Algorwi, lows, AUg\rtM3, 195S. ' Kid-West Service,'Fuel ........ Teresa Norton, Salary * 3r. ^Sawyer, Rent .......... (ohlhaas Hdwe., Supplies _.*i. Reading Chemical Co., Mdse. — , ' ••• Recreation Fund •toward -SfephertSon, Salary .„... 73.40 >onald Cook, Salary — . 68.80 William Dewel, Salary _^-_... 60.80 Sheila Sullivan, Salary 44.80 Mareia Stillman, Salary j 44.80 acki VanderWaal, Salary 44.80 Warilyn Lowman, Salary i ^ 60.80 owa State Bank. Tax 1 i 42.80 '(W Bell Telephone, Service ..._ 8.45 .hrischllles. Supplies _>. 187.81 otsford Lumber, Mdse. 1.75 ohlhaas Hdwe., Supplies . .. 13.70 Morton Machine Works, Repairs 17.75 ender's, Mdse. 27.00 hompson-Hayward. Supplies ._ 36.00 ity Clerk, Adv. Cash , 14.42 . S. Norton & Son, Supplies -- 3.49 ommunity School Dlst., Use of Bus —- . . 74.00 utzell's. Supplies 37.9? Parking Meter Fund rnest Hutchison, Salary 132.30 ark-0-Meter Co., Mdse; ' 680.55 Meeting adjourned to August 4, 1955. t 7:30 P.M. Linda B. Clapsaddle, Mayor AN,,,6ROINAr> CAI&INS *NT UC WAV ANY OTM1 PUT SAr SAW Of>tNj, INC PENAtf __ CES IN CCrNFUu WHEREAS, K hi* bwm bnWOM »« .... attenHort of »h« City Osuneit Hwt 6rt rHim» erous occailera ditches, trertetes of other openlnoi have, been opened «trot» «r In City Streets, alleys «r 6th«r therouehfafei In eonruttti&n with InstalUlloA, m»lrir*r«nee repair or removal of s«w»r, w»Mr llnei or-natural g«i llne» and th« persons, flrmt orJ corporation* responsible for-ume hive filled in said epenlnos In a Unworkman- like and unsatisfactory manner IMVIrifl a rough and unsolld surface on.said public way apd without any tamptng 6r effective tamping t to cause said surface to"be iolltl, and without putting said public way and the surface; thereof back In substan.rla.lly the lame condition a< if was before, NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THfe CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ALGONA, IOWA: Section -1. Arty person, firm or corporation breaking the surface of any public street, alley of other public thoroughfare wlfhin 'thei City of Algoha, s lowa, fftr the purpose < of digging a ditch or trench of causing any other opening whatsoever across 'or In said public street, alley or other thoroughfare In connection with'In- stallation, maintenance', repair or removal of sewer, water lines, gas lines, or for any purpose whatsoever; shall, after said work has been completed, put said public street, alley or other thoroughfare and the surface thereof back in substantially f he same condition as It was before said opening was caused and shall do so by tamping or other effective means causing said street, alley or thoroughfare ,artd the surface thereof at the time said opening is covered over to be solid and up to grade and if thereafter there appears at said location a defect in said street, al-" ley or thoroughfare due to settling or'any other natural or un-natural cause, the person, firm or corporation causing said opening .shall immediately repair same •*',. bringing" It-tack '$ substantially the safrte eonrtillon It w« In before., ' , Section a. Anyone • violating the pravl- »|OM er «ny provision of this-ordlpafics ih«ll, uporj conviction, be subject to Irh- pflwnm*rif not exceeding:thirty' (30) days «r « flrft not exceeding One Hundred 100.00 j, , 3, All AMmtnCM Of parts of .— In wrttlltt with the provisions «f tftlt ertiMtws «r» hereby repented. J. ,S«llen 4, This ordinance shall be m erf«t After tf» ttftsi passa'ae, approval SMI p\iblt*»ttef\ »» provided by^ law. >/ J 4 p»M»d by the Aipona City Council on Byron A T ' P. RieHar . Mayo? ivy 0. Scuff ham. City, Clerk y AUTHeNTICATfON the 'above and.fof i'lfl Ordinance No.- . r«rnicafed this,: RANGES ELECTRIC HOG STYLES HAVE CHANGED DO YOU RECOGNIZE THESE BYGONE FAVORITES? \ 1910-20 LARD was in high demand. Big, fat hogs found a ready market. The Polo n d boar (above) topped Iowa State Fair competition in 1914. The Ouroc was a champion in 1912. , -+*?• I 1920's BACON-TYPE was the style of'the 20's. Duroc boqr (right) was an Iowa State Fair ehajm- pion in 1924. Junior Poland boar (above) was a champion of the same period. The MEAT-TYPE flog of Today These "Meat Type" Boars were the 1954 Iowa Fair Champions. Deep hams, full loins, trim jowls and underlines, a minimum of fatl w^w^--W-W^^ (Above cuts courtesy Wallace's Farmer & Iowa Homestead) PREMIUM PRICES FOR MEAT-TYPE HOGS Phone 107 Now — We'll come to your farm, tell you"your amount of premium for delivery to us on Fridays. WESTERN BUYERS $ FRIDAY IS M-DAY PREMIUM PRICES SEE US FIRST * •»*. vs' m JPHIUfllp !JMINN» s SBI»T:-i3^!e|f6fffei •? '-;"-,-. ''f-t-.- ""'R : '^,* J i- •- .'• •'•.'.:'?'--•''•'_ ! -:~>: J 33*'Q- "*•;* ••'?' -.:•>* j '-." =• '• --.'•*. SERVING OViR 200 PROCESSORS IN All PARTS OF THE NATION, Your Best Market Is At . * * WESTERN BUYERS PHQNE 107 i, IOWA -a" f--V--.

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