The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 17, 1955 · Page 23
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, November 17, 1955
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LOUIS PUBLIC SIMPSON Having purchased the Standard Station In Wesley, I am offering for sale all my machinery and livestock on the farm located 1 mile east, Vt mile north of intersection Hy. 169 and 18 at Algona, on Tues. Nov. 22 TRACTORS and Accessories Starting at 1:00 p.m. Lunch on the Grounds 1—M Farmall, all overhauled. 1-440 4-row IHC planter, 3 yrs. old. 1—438 4-row IHC cultivator, 3 yrs. old. 1—Oliver 3-bottom plow. 1—21-ft. disc., good. 1—H Farmall, like new. 1-238 IHC cultivator. 1—2-bottom John Deere plow. 1-14-ft. David Bradley disc. 1-Heat Houser for H or M tractor. ALSO ONE 1942 INTERNATIONAL PICKUP TRUCK Machinery MISCELLANEOUS 1—post drill. 1—electric motor. 1—Clinton chain saw, like new. 1—300 gal. tank, new hose and nozzle. Spades, saws and other small tools too numerous to mention. 1 — 500-chick electric brooder. Chicken feeders and waterers. 1—brooder house, 12x16 ft. 2—hog houses, 12x16 ft. 2—20 bu. hog feeders. 2-30 bu. hog feeders. 1—250 gal. tank, with 2 hog waterers built in. 2-fe«d bunks. 1—2M corn picker, excellent condition. 1—IHC No. 64 combine with straw spreader & pickup, 3 yrs. old. 1 —10-ft. grain auger with motor. 1—22 ft. 4-section harrow. 1 — 15 bu. Turly tractor mounted seeder, 1 yr. old. 1—Caswell manure loader. 1— J.D. tractor manure spreader, 2 yrs. old. 1—6 ft. mower with tractor hitch. 1—IHC side rake. -1—IHC hay loader. 1-IHC field cultivator, good condition. 1—4-row weed sprayer, tractor mounted. 1-40 ft. J.D. steel elevator. Speed jack and hoist. 2—rubber-tired wagons with barge-type boxes. 1-steel-wheeled wagon, with flare box. 1-enclosed (3x5) 2-wheel trailer, rubber tired. l-(4x8) box, 2-wheel trailer. 1-flat trailer (8x12). 86 HEAD OF LIVESTOCK 86 FEED & SEED 13 Shorthorn stock cows. 13 Shorthorn calves. 8 Yearling steers. 3 Yearling heifers. 1 Registered Shorthorn bull. 1100 bales alfalfa, no rain on it. 140Q bales Timothy and alfalfa, no rain on it. 450 bales straw, all bales in barn. 600 bu. Ames No. 2 oats, suitable for seed. i TERMS: Cash, or make arrangements with clerk. 25 Purebred Spotted Poland China gilts (open), sired by the State Champion Spotted Poland China boar of 1953. 22 fall pigs. 1 SADDLE HORSE, WELL BROKE 200 LAYING HENS Not responsible for accidents. Louis Simpson Beijing & Leek, Wesley, Auctioneers Exchange State Sank, Wesley. Clerk. ALGONA, IOWA, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 1955 VOL. 92 - NO. 46 >m County Win 4-H Award Trips To Chicago •BURT By Mrs Jessie Rash The; Burt Township Homt:- mukt'is will meet with Mrs Dale Sehroeder Tuesday :ifttr- noon. Nov. 15. Mrs Edward Tigges and Mrs Ralph Thompson assisting. Roll Call tu be- answered with Capital of Foreign Countries. Mrs Harold Holmgren will give the lesson on "World Trade. 1 ' The Birthday Circle will not meet this week. It has been postponed until Thursday the 17. place of meeting will bo given later. Bertha Mansmlth will have program. Mrs George Thompson of Dt's Moines visited relatives in Lone Rock this weekend and was a Sunday dinner guest at the Delmar Angus home. Bertha Mansmith spent n few days last week with the Lawrence Gillespies in Algona. Monday this week. Mrs Jerry Puffer and baby. Rhonda, and Mrs Gillespie of Algona were .it the George Manus home. Mi- and Mrs Lawrence Do r "_>e accompanied Mrs Walter Adams it! Alguna to Mason City Wednesday. Mrs J. O. Isenberger returned Thursday from Lakota where >he visited friends. With Mrs Vun- Steenberge she visited Mrs ]-"reci Ryther in Alfiona Friday. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Sarchet are parents of a first daughter Rochelle Jean born Sunday. Oct. 30 at St. Ann hospital. Alguna. The baby weighed seven pounds 10 ounces and has a brother 2'i years old. Mr and Mrs Fred Habt-ger and Mr and Mrs Robert Sarchet are grandparents. THESE WOMEN! By d'Alessfc •"I s«e a tall, dark, handsome the minister who will marry man in your life . . . H«'i you to a short, fat man!" Mike Smidt and son of Bancroft. South Dakota spent the weekend with the Cliff Abbas family. Mr? Ray Miller and children oi Titonka spent the weekend at the Waiter Stewards and at the Clifford Abbas home. Mrs Anna Drone plans to spend the winter with relatives In Pasadena. Calif. She has moved from the Howard Geesman house where she lived. Our Downstairs Toyland Is Now Open! Largest and Most Complete Selection In This Area! LAYAWAY for Christmas Small Amount Holds Any Purchase Everything for All Ages Come Early For Best Selection SWARTZ Adults Get Nite School Chance Selection of courses for ten weeks of adult night classes to begin January 9 Is now underway, according to Clair Rowe, instructor in the local school An effort is being made to determine which courses are most desired. Each person will indicate his first, second and third choice of courses. The questionnaires must be returned to the Algona Community School not later than Nov. 14. A minimum of ten persons must enroll before a class can be set up. It was pointed out by Rowe that a person's preference does not obligate one to attend, that class. Results of the questionnaire poll will be used as a basis for planning this year's evening school. Courses where no interest is indicated will be eliminated immediately. A tentative list of courses includes beginning sewing, advanced sewing, typing, shorthand, textiles, industrial arts, French, dramatics, photography, aeronautics, square dancing, ceramics and upholstery, which have all been offered before, and office machines, bookkeeping, chess, problems of education and automotive*, which might be offered for the first time, depending on interest. Each class will meet from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. each Monday, beginning January 9 and ending March 12. There is an enrollment fee of S5 for the ten meetings. Anyone wishing further information may call 295. There were 140 persons enrolled last year, a slight increase over previous years. To Enjoy Five Days, Take In International Twelve outstanding Kossuth .County 4-H club members ond two leaders will attend the 1955 Chicago International and sights of interest November 24 through November 29. The award trips are being sponsored by the Cooperative Elevators of Kossuth County with the exception of the Lu- Verne elevator, the. County Farm Bureau and Better Farming magax.ine. Members winning the award, trips for their outstanding overall 4-H work were—Jarnes F. Antoine, Bancroft; Arlen Benschoter, Algona; Robert Chambers, Corwith; Duane Jensen, Swea City; Kathryn Johannesen. Lone Rock: Lola Meyer, Fentdn: Rita Streit, Whitte'tnore; Carol Winter. Lakota and Charlotte Wise, Corwith. Leaders accompanying t h e group are Mrs Henry Lool't, Fenton; Ray Cunningham, Hurt and Robert Johnson, county extension youth assistant. The Kossuth delegation will join delegates from thirteen other counties at Mason City and -go in on the seventh annual KGLO- North Iowa Fair special delega-, tion to Chicago. This year's trip includes special tours through the Continental Can Co., Chicago's Mighty Board of Trade, the world famous Hall of Science and Industry, Shecld Aquarium, a sight seeing trip through Chicago's Maxwell street area. North Michigan Ave., China Town. Washington and Jackson parks, services at Chicago Temple or St. Mary's and of course the 1955 International Li vi-stock Show. Free time has been provided in the schedule for optional tiips through the Chicago Tribune, Marshall Fields, Field Museum, Planetarium, Art Gallery, shopping, sleeping, movies and stage shows. The Kossuth County Cooperative Elevators sponsoring the trip are—Burt Cooperative Elevator, Farmers Coop. Elevator, Swea City: Farmers Elevator, Titonka: Farmers Cooperative Society, Wesley; Farmers Cooperative Co., Ledyard; Irvington Cooperative- Co., Hobarton Coop. Elevator; West Bend Elevator Co., Whittemore Cooperative Elevator; the Lone Rock Coop. Exchange; Fenton Cooperative Elevator; and the Kossuth County Farm Bureau and Curtis Publishing Co. 01 Philadelphia. Pa. GAS There was a big "blow off" near Pella recently. To tap a pipeline, workmen lowered the pressure in the 26-inch pipe by opening a valve. The blow off took 40 minutes and between 5 and (j million cubic yards of gas went up with a roar. WANT ADS BRING RESULTS with this rin A grand, glorious fueling to know you art- getting u litetiiiu beauty and value in your Orange Blossom diamond riii Preferred by four generations of brides. Beautiful styling. expertly band-crafted, guaranteed. Convenient era/if. A r f >Charles Ares City, honorable Methodist pas- ddressed the 165 Mu- h«rc etary of and Mrs urn On A, Monday Me general public is infixed to attend an Open t'orum on the subject of the pending $544.000 bond issue for expansion oi the Algona Community School system. The meeting will b« held Monday even&g/ Nov. 28. at 8 p.m. a* the high school. Parry Collins, board of education president, will pre*i4*. The pro* aod cons of toe bond »*»ue and school n«*d» will be disctwed during a cjuesiioji period.

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