The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 22, 1955 · Page 43
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 43

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, September 22, 1955
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I Win Valuable Prizes... Weekly CONTEST SHARE YOUR FAVORITE RECIPE WITH OTHERS YOU MAY RECEIVE ONE OF THE WEEKLY PRIZES $ 10.00 CASH PRIZE GIVEN EVERY WEEK FOR A WINNING FAVORITE RECIP CUSTOM-MADE BELTS BUCKLES BUTTONS BUTTON-HOLES Done Right Here ! and Service Parts, For All Makes Sewing Machines, Including Singer. NORTH IOWA Sewing Machine & Appliance Co. ALGONA INDIVIDUALIZED We Can Show You THE NEWEST in MODERN KITCHEN EQUIPMENT Look! We'll cut and shape your hair in an individualized style ... set it Into a brand-new, lovely wave—all for one modest price! Ex- perl beauty work of all kinds performed in our salon. FOWLERS Beauty Salon Your kitchen can be a thing of beauty as well as efficiency — let us show you ! P. R. IRONS Heating & Plumbing 812 E. McGregor Phone 523-W SEE THE NEWEST BUILT-IN Caloric COOKING UNITS S^OTYL^ III On Display In Our Showroom Building or Remodeling You'll want gas (natural or boiile) buill-ins. PRICES NO HIGHER THAN REGULAR RANGE Rapid Thermogas CO. Phone 16 Algona So. Phillips St. Take The "Fall" Out Of Fall Cleaning Phone 305 ALGONA GREENHOUSES v ELECTRONIC J-< DRY CLEANING (With Formula 885) INSURES CLEANLINESS AND SAFETY beyond the scope of human skill • Exclusively At ELK CLEANERS ALGONA L American home-makers can save themselves about 100,000 broken bonos this month—just by taking the "fall" out of Fall housecleaning. That's the estimate of the Sal Soda Institute, which says studies prove women arc never so reckless of life and limb as when pursuing their old archenemy—dirt. Sal soda concentrated, the washing soda cleaning 1 compound, has been a housecleaning standby since before Grandma's day—which explains the Institute's interest in hou.-ecicuning safety practices. Here, based on the Institute's statistics, is an ambulance driver's eye- view of the houseclcaning carnage in the United States during an average year: Thirty-two thousand are killed, 130.000 arc permanently injured and 4,7.">0,000 are sufficiently injured to require a doctor's attention. Falls, alone, kill 10.000. Homemade, or bootleg cleaning compounds kill about (1,000 more through poisoning, explosions and fire. These national death and injury statistics are culled from police reports and other public records. The figures have remained roughly the same for the past five years. Prize Winning Recipes FRANKFURTER SOUP By Mrs Margaret Fraser, Cylinder Cook in salted water until tender: '2 cup chopped onion"'' 2 cups sliced carrots Add vegetables and: 2 cups chopped potatoes Cook in sauce for 5 minutes: ' 4 cup butler 4 cups hot milk 1 teaspoon salt 1 4 teaspoon pepper 3 frankfurters sliced Heal to boiling point, serve hot GOLDEN DAIRY SOUP (Serves 4) By Mrs John J. Dutton, Algona 1'j tbl. quick tapioca 1/8 leas, pepper 2 tbl. finely minced celery Few drops tobasco sauce 2 tbl. finely minced green pepper . . , , _, , , , 1 cup chicken broth 1 cup grated sharp Cheddar cheese Meas. sail (Paprika for garnish) Combine all ingredients except cheese in sauce pan. Cook over medium heat until vegetables are done about 5 to 8 min. Remove from stove, add cheese, stir and blend well until smooth and creamy. Serve hot, or chilled real cold. CViKinc CIL c« Our Business is Growing Every Year It is The Result of FRIENDLY SERVICE and TOP^QUALITY PRODUCTS f Service Station • Bulk Wagon • Fuel Oils VIKING OIL CO. E. B. Carlson, Mgr. HONEY Two Soup Winners! Mrs. Margaret Fraser CYLINDER, IOWA Mrs. John J. Dutton ALGONA, IOWA As expected, the "Soup" classification offered for last week in the Algona Merchants-Upper Des Moines Recipe Contest turned up some of the most unusual homemade soup formulas ever discovered'. There were all kinds of Soup! . . . some we never dreamed even existed. As a result of this snow flurry of soup recipes, the board of judges again were forced to declare it a "toss-up" between two ladies — Mrs Margaret Fraser, Cylinder, and Mrs John J. Dutlon, Algona. Their recipes are given on this page, and each lady will receive a check for $5.00. Next week comes up a good one . . . Frosiings, Icings and Fillings. You ladies who know how to turn out those world- beating cakes . . . let us have your formulas for frostings, icings and fillings. Send in your favorite recipe (or more than one) to the Recipe Contest Editor, Algona Upper Des Moines, Algona, Iowa. Please print your name and address clearly with your recipe. All entries must be received by 4:00 p.m. on Mondays, as listed below. Remember! . . . it's frostings, icings and fillings ... so let's have those favorite recipes! CONTEST SCHEDULE Sept. 29 — Frostings, Icings & Fillings. (Recipes must be received by 4:00 P.M. Monday, Sept. 26) October 6 — Foreign Foods (Recipes must be received by 4:00 P.M. Monday, Oct. 3) October 13 — Halloween Party Foods (Recipes must be received by 4:00 P.M. Monday, Oct. 10) Let's "Eat Out" Tonite at VAN'S CAFE Where Tasty Food Is Always The Order of the Pay J Cafe and Drive-In Open Daily to 1:00 A.M. (CLOSED TUESDAYS) At the Hiway Junction Just North of Algona TASTY BAKERY TREATS Delicious and FRESH DAILY at LEAH'S BAKERY st Side Courthouse Square SEE THE NEW Westinghouse CUSTOM 30 RANGE Takes up only 30" Floor Space. Full-width (24") automatic oven that's miracle seeded for any rack baking sureness, plus 4 speedy Corox (R) surface units. Only $229.95 Own it for only $2.52 a week after small down payment. BEECHER LANE APPLIANCES Phone 778 Algona Heat and Cook Natural Gas Is: • CLEANER • CHEAPER • EASIER Let Us Give Full Details NORTH CENTRAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO. Your Gas Company Choose From Literally Hundreds and Hundreds of Modern Pal- terns. Cowans wall paper and floor covering selections are the largest and most up-to-date in this entire area ! COWAN BUILDING SUPPLY East State Street Algona SUGGESTIONS To Use In Making Your Favorite Recipes FOR DESSERTS - Try Fresh Peaches, Pears, Nectarines, Home-Grown Plums — Canned Pineapple — Grape Juice — Commerical Sour Cream — Marshmallows — Pitted & Black Cherries-Dates — Fluffo — Spices — Minute and Pearl Tapioca — Apricot Nectar — Eagle Bran SORENSEN GROCERY Free Daily Delivery Service Air-Conditioners Freezers Refrigerators Television Ranges — Radio FRIGIDAIRE Commercial Refrigeration • • • SALES & SERVICE Visit us today on South Phillips St. • • • ALGONA REFRIGERATION Phone 306 Harry Barton Be Warm Save Fuel PERFECTION HEATER In exclusive "Midget" Pilot buro* over 40 HOURS on a gallon of oil. Vk lib a thermostat that never lorgecs, you save even more tuel. And Perfection's a beauty you'll KOHLHAAS HARDWARE

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