The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 20, 1955 · Page 28
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 28

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(la.) Upper De» Mome* Thursday, October 20, 1955 Rendering Plant Algona Plumbing & Heating Setving with Quality Workmanship • Globe & Luxaire Furnaces , • Elec. Sewer Rooler Service e Chrysler Airiemp Alr-Condiiion- ing • Richman & Kohler Baihroom Fixtures • NATURAL GAS — Everything in Natural Gas Equipment (including Gas Ihcinerators) 'WE PERFORM ALL TYPES PLUMBING & HEATING SERVICE' "Service With a Smile" MOE'S SKELLY STATION Skelly Gas, Oils, Greases Battery Service-Tire Repair Washing, Polishing,'Greasing 300 W State-Algona Recapping Repairing All Tires FARM IMPLEMENT TIRES A SPECIALTY WITH 24-HOUR SERVICE All OK Recapping is unconditionally guaranteed or your money back. JACK'S OK TIRE SERVICE JACK LIMBAUGH YOUR KOSSUTH COUNTY POTATO Self Service Unlimited Parking Space Complete Line of Meats, Groceries EAST END GROCERY Bjustrom's Furniture Co. Our Direct-From-Factories Purchases of Furniture and Home-Furnishings SAVES YOU MONEY Algeria's Most Modern Furniture Store LOW DOWN PAYMENTS FREE DELIVERY Moving-Storage-Crating / We Move Household Goods Anywhere-Fully Insured-Furniture & Machinery Storage in New, Modern Warehouse-All Types Crating. TRANSFER Phone 298 POST STORAGE Phone 298 Permit No. 33 MR. FARMER: For QUICK and CLEAN removal of all DEAD STOCK Phone 7-W WE PAY ALL PHONE CHARGES ALGONA RENDERING CO. Algona. Iowa • V "We Now Have One of Cleanest * .*•' ; •''..,• ' « • Plants In I6wa/' Says Manager •••:.•->: .j-.j 1 .?$:•;:.'••. :•-,.:•y-iw- 1 --:";:?iS.vwilis-j>j! v KM- ; lt;f .-^'Vw" • -*^' ¥• ,«.r?:'^ > -• •:••','>!i. '.•<•>.•',':, ;¥*wi T . ^'.'^>.X ; ;;.' •••'- •• ''.'• : ":-.--- v ;:.^-'-.')- ^'« ;y:ij' A ',«^si^SW^x' 1 i«* : ^;v^^||«i^^^^^^^i@fiM^S^li-^S^^^^^ Notable evidence of the fact that a program of clean-up and modernization has been conducted at the Algona Rendering Co. plant over past months can be obtained by a visit to the plant,. . . and in all truth, the visit isn't nearly as bad as one might expect! . .____ "We simply fell it would be a welcome contribution to the community if we " went ahead and made these improvements, and in general put our plant on a par with the best in Iowa as far as cleanliness "is •concerned", said Jess Manor, manager of the rendering plant. "And now, as a result, we s are able to do our processing work in about half the time it took before", he adcted. One important, improvement, at least as far as local citizens are concerned, has been the installation of new condensers for the removal of offensive odors. In addition, the plant has installed a new skinning floor, has erected a new concrete truck ramp at the main building, and wha'f is' quite important, has rebuilt- and speeded up the cookers which process the raw materials. All of this has-been done over the past eight or ten months. , .' _____ • .,;•>',-.•:< For many years, farmers in Kossuih Countv and adjacent areas have been receiving dead-animarremoval service from the Algona Rendering Co. This* service, now improved by the replacement of three old. worn-out trucks with three new ones, converts material which is a detriment to the farmer and a threat to human health, into useful products. Three products are produced by the rendering company. Inedible grease which , is sold to soap manufacturers and others: Tankaqe, or meat scrape, sold to feed companies and farmers; Hides and skins, which are shipped to tanners for conversion into leather products. ' For J. W. Manor, local manager, this Fall is a sort of "anniversary", as well as signaling completion of the modernization program. It is the end of his tenth year with the parent company. Hd worked in the home office, Des Moines, for four years, then traveled for the company, and came to Algona in early 1954. Workmen at the rendering plant now are Joe Fosnaugh, plant foreman, H. B. Lamb, J. W. Walker, S. R. Walker, and Jack German. Drivers in this area are John Schimmel, Jr., Don Reimers, Carroll Reimers, Bob Wilson and Harry Blome. To emphasize the,scale on which the local firm works, the plant here services an area including Algona, Humboldt, West Bend, Irvington, Bode, Livermore, Esiherville, Cylinder, Lakota, Fenton and Sexton. To enable the farmer to get' the best, possible service, the Algona Rencfering Co. requests that they be called immediately when they are needed so that trucks can be dispatched on daily planned routes. WM/M'/////////'/M'//r/M^^^^ Buildings For Farm and Industrial Use QUONSET STRAN - STEEL MILLER STEEL BUILDING CO. North of (Milwaukee Depot Phone 1290 Biding Cylinder Boring Machinery Repair Algona Machine Shop M. C. Oakland Ed. Hogg Weii State Street ••[ , i JOHN DEERE "The Quality Name In' Farm Equipment" SEE ERNIE WILLIAMS _On Diagonal Street at Northwestern Tracks CITIES SERVICE FUEL OILS — GASOLENE Car & Tractor Oils-Greases Service Station And Bulk Delivery R, R. HUTZELL Cities Service Consignee South Phillips Street PHONE 122 OCCASION Wedding Flow«rt Funeral Flowers ' am of All kind* FLOP AL& GIFT SHOP .,,,., PHONE Appliance Repairs All Makes Washing Machines, Refrigerators : „. and Other Appljdnce? • . : , '• ' , \ ., : ' * -' ,' '<••''& i; "- 1 North Iowa Sewing Machine & Aliance Authorized General (Electric Dealer CARPET HEADQUARTERS of North Central Iowa Carrying In Stock .TJve Mos^ Complete Selection *Of Carpeting: In This' Area.' '• SEE OUR DISPLAYS'NOW FURNITURE OFFICE S.U Top Quality - Nationally Advertised - Complele Seleejioris i W.NC.BliE • ARTMETAL\. W.LSON-JONES'. SMITH CORONA .NV.NC.BLE f S WEBSTER F. S. WBSTER • R- C. ALLEN • REMINGTON ^^ BUS|NB$ FQRMS Upper Des Moines Pub. Co., Algona, la., Phone 1100 FEED SARGENT FEED Poultry, Hog and Cattle Feeds - We Buy Your Grain Fertilizers Sargent & Co. ALGONA, IOWA new/Mat Ben Wibben - Building Contractor All Types Building Cabinet Work 122 South Heckart, Algona Phone 1255-W (Please Call After 6:00 P.M.) 'W/////77777S?. Y//S/////S .'SM//X/////////////S///////////MV/M////////J//S/S. MILLER LUMBER CO, BUILDING NEEDS OF ALL KINDS Lower Price Max Bartholomew Manager East State at C & NW Tracks-Algona Roto-Rooter Sewer Service For Clogged Sewers-Drains No Unnecessary Digging Guaranteed Cowan's Roto-Rooter Serving Kossuth County Algona 980 Phone Collect SS/S//S////////////S////////////////////S///////////////////////S///S BUILDING MATERIALS OF ALl KINDS AND TYPES • Everything for Remodeling and Modernizing • Everything for Farm and Home Building • Ready-Mixed Concrete in Season Ready-Mix Concrete & Lbr. Co. No, Lantiy s't. Algona Phone 168 Viking Oil Co. FARM OILS AND GREASES Bulk Delivery Service VIKING OIL CO. Just North of Milwaukee Depot Cook & Heat With THERMOGAS * The Preferred t. P, Bottle & iulk Sales Gas Appliances 16 Rapid ThtrmogaiCii so. Phillip* it, The Best In FARM EQUIPMENT and FARM SERVICE at Algona Implement Co. Wall tt Ptb HtB PUgonsl Stratt "Let The Red Trucks Serve You, Too" With Any of Your Ntfdi In CQAl - LUMBER BUIIDINO SUPPUIS INSULATION Hog F»tder* -* Brooder Hovttf F.S. Norton & Son $*rv(ng and growing With thf Community

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