The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 29, 1955 · Page 13
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 13

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, September 29, 1955
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j*J*JiJt*s*** t j*J>*^*\S*>s** : *^^»i**^****S*S*J*s<^^ . Win Valuable Prites... Weekly RECIPE NTEST SHARE YOUR FAVORITE RECIPE WITH OTHERS YOU MAY RECEIVE ONE OF THE WEEKLY PRIZES V'*"«' V:'* *'"»\»rf..N l&* ••;''«.••• " .'VS.•--•" '""• *v*::>> 10;00 CASH PRIZE GIVEN EVERY WEEK FOR A WINNING FAVORITE RECIPE! CUSTOM-MADE • BELTS • BUCKLES • BUTTONS • BUTTON-HOLES Done Right Here I and Service Parts, For All Makes Sewing Machines, Including Singer. NORTH IOWA Sewing Machine & Appliance Co. ALGONA ,.rfi ijp DIVIDUALIZII 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 I, Expert beauty work of all kinds performed in our salon. FOWLERS Beauty Salon We Can Show You THE NEWEST in MODERN KITCHEN EQUIPMENT Your kitchen can be a tiling of beauty as well as efficiency — let us show you 1 P. R. IRONS Heatin0 & Plumbing 8)« E. Mc6r859* Phone 5?3-VY SEE THE NEWEST BUILT-IN COOKING UNITS On Display In Our Showroom Building or Remodeling You'll want gas (nalural or bolile) built-ins. PRICES NO HIGHER THAN REGULAR RANGE Rapid Thermogas CO. Phone 16 • Algona So. Phillips St. More Vegetables, More Ways Phone 305 ALGONA GREENHOUSES E LECTRONIC DRY CLEANING (With Formula 886) INSURES CLEANLINESS AND SAFETY beyond the scope of human skill Exclusively At ELK CLEANERS There's no excuse for vegetable monotony at the family table. The wide variety of vegetables, fresh, frozen and canned, plus the myriad of free recipes for preparing them, make happy eating as easy as the P1 From now through autumn, fresh vegetables are at their best, in super market cases or at roadside stands. Several varieties of squash make delicious (and inexpensive) main dishes. (Golden-meat acorn squash, fcright green zucchini or delicate yellow crookneck summer squash take to tasty ground meat fillings like poultry to celery stuffing.) The recipe below specifies acorn squash, but zucchini or crookneck . varieties may be substituted. The latter probably will take less baking time depending on size and maturity. They should be baked only until just done, not soft or mushy. Flavor Hints when preparing squash as a Use Ac'cent along with salt in the cooking water or at serving time. Mash squash with lemon juice, butter or margarine and a touch of cinnamon and sugar, for new flavor interest. Foil-Baked Acorn Squash 3 medium acorn squash & teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons melted butter Salt and pepper t % teaspoon Ac'cent 1 cup finely-cut cooked chicken or pork .% cup chopped celery J ,i teaspoon pepper % teaspoon Ac'cent Pinch poultry seasoning % cup fine dry bread crumbs 2 tablespoons melted butter Aluminum Foil ' Prize Winning Recipes CHOCOLATE CREAM CHEESE FROSTING By Mrs Floyd Duncan, Fenton 1 pkg. (3 ounces) cream cheese 2 squares Baker's unsweetened 2 'tablespoons milk chocolate, melted 2 cups sifted confectioner sugar Dash of salt Method: Soften cream cheese with milk. Add sugar, 1 cup at a time, blending after each addition. Add chocolate an dsalt and beat until smooth. . • • SNOWFLAKE FROSTING By Mrs Ben Reid, Algona 2 c. sugar '-i tsp. cream of tartar 3 /4 c. water 2 egg whiles 1 tsp. vanilla 2 tbs. lemon juice 8 marshmallows, cut in pieces Mix together sugar, cream of tartar and water in sauce pan. Boil slowly wthout stirring, until m'xture spins on a thread, when a little is dropped from spoon. Keep pan covered for the first 3 minutes to keep crystals from forming on sides of pan. Beat egg whites until stiff enough to hold a point. Pour hot syrup very slowly into stiffly beaten egg whites, heating constantly. When frosting begins to thicken add marshmallows, lemon juice and flavoring. Beat until fluddy and will hold its shape. TWO W-I-N-N-E-R-S In Frostings and Icings! Mrs. Floyd Duncan FENTON, IOWA Mrs. Ben Reid ALGONA, IOWA The Recipe Contest Editor's mailbox was full again! We admit we though the classification "Froslings, Icings and Fillings" might have been a little more on the 'technical' side than most others offered in the Recipe . Contest, but you ladies came through _ in wonderful shape again! . . . and with some more wonderful recipes, too! Again, two ladies came through to lead the field . . . and the board of judges in the Algona Merchants - Upper Des Moines Recipe Contest awarded top place to Mrs Flyod Duncan of Fenlon, and Mrs Ben Reid of Algona. Their unusual recipes are given ori this page. Next week—Foreign Foods! We don't know just what to expect here, but we can predict one thing — the recipes will be different! Any kind of "foreign" dish is eligible — from Hungarian goulash to Italian "pizza". Send in your favorite recipe (or more than one) to the Recipe Contest Editor, Algona Upper Des Moines, Algona, Iowa. Please orini your name and address clearly with your recipe. All entries must be received by 4:00 p.m. on Mondays, as listed below. Let's really fill the- mailbox with some really unusual "foreign food" recipes. Ladies! CONTEST SCHEDULE 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) October 20 — Quick Breads (Recipes must be received by 4:00 P.M. Monday, October 17) Our Business is Growing Every Year • • • • • • It is The Result of FRIENDLY SERVICE and TOP-QUALITY PRODUCTS • Service Station t Bulk Wagon • Fuel Oils VIKING OIL CO. E. B. Carlson, Mgr. HONEY! Let's "Eat Out" Tonite at VAN'S CAFE Where Tasty Food Is Always The Order of the Day ! « • Cafe and Drive-In Open Daily to 1:00 A.M. (CLOSED TUESDAYS) At the Hiway Junction Just North of Algona Give Everyone in the family a TREAT Stop in at LEAH'S BAKERY and take home some COOKIES We will have a Special on these and a large variety. ALSO MANY OTHER GOODIES LEAH'S BAKERY East Side Courthouse Square SEE THE NEW Westinghouse CUSTOM 30 RANGE Takes up only 30" Floor Space, Full-width (24") automatic oven that's miracle sealed for any rack baking soreness, 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 Algon Heat and Cook Natural Gas Is: • CLEANER • 'CHEAPER • EASIER Let Us Give Full Details NORTH CENTRAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO. Your Gas Company We Specialize in the NEWEST Wallpapers and Floor Coverings Choose From Literally Hundreds and Hundreds of Modern Patterns. 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 Cher/ies—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 s««<«? He. AI tlf Its exclusive "Midget" Pilot buro» over -10 HOCKS on a gallon of oil. With a thcriiiotut chat never forgets, you save even more fuel. And IVrfcL'tion's 3 beauty you'U be pioud of iuniofK w»js uhiu OOC. KOHLHAAS HARDWARE

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