V THE AL60NA A -*1 DES MOINES, ALGONA, IOWA, REPORT OF PROGRESS EDITION ' .,.. ..... ..... ....... •_• * - ................ _......... . > . . A Big Step Forward In The Progress of -rf •',-.' • • ALG C N A ' ' I n TOM McGRAW, MGR. ' IN NEW OFFICE Manager Tom McGraw Says: Our completely new yard which is 202 feet long and 95 feet wide, located along the Northwestern railroad tracks at the corner of South Phillips and East McGregor streets, will offer th$ people of our community a modern, efficient and economical method of ser- ing them. Our dim is to be able to meet every requirement in the building .field. Our building plans were drawn by our own employees with blueprints made to owner's specifications. Our lumber shed is 202 ft. x 66 ft. and has an alley through the center that's 24 ft. wide. It enables us to construct small buildings inside and gives ample room for handling ofiajj our lumber items. In addition to 6Or lumberyard we have a mill room 28 ft. x 39 ft. where everything in the cabinet and custom line will be built. Our office, which we are very proud of, is 40 ft. x 44 ft. Here you'll find many items of miscellaneous lines attractively displayed. We've added many newitems and facilities in our new location and we hope'you'" visit us Friday to see for yourself. There will be many of our suppliers' re. presentatives on hand, too, so come on out and visit with us. ' Grand Our Services: ing Friday During the year 1956, the Botsford Lumber Co. will join other local businesses . in presenting a home improvement pro- grcim which has been started on a national scale and is intended to help the many home makers who might be planning improvement to their property or homes. We, here at Botsfords, intend to give our very best "know how" to home improvement planning for '56- We offer our services without obligation and hope that you will feel free to come to us and discuss your improvement plans. A Yard Full Of Lumber & Coal To Meet Every Requirement TOM' DAILEY. Construction Superintendent Plans and Blueprints For Farm Structures ••>.•.•''•••'',..•'••'•. •-.>. • - - ' ' : ,' Specifications and Home Planning Service General Construction Drainage Engineer Consultant for Drain Tile and Ditching Tool Rental Service ; , Cabinet Shop Special Order Hardwoods, Plywoods & .Rare Woods Free Delivery In Trade Area Chess. Schmidt, driver, and Harm He!mers, second man, pictured at left. CLIFF HAASE; • Construction Crew Cecil Burtis, Second Man Some oi our major lines are: Weyerhauser Plan Service, Weyerhauser lumber, DePont paints, Masonite products, Geletex insulation and board, Johns-Manville products. Black and Decker tools, DeWalt tools, Anderen miljwork. Balsam wool, Zonolile, Yale harware, Washington hardware, Republic steel and Barrett roofing. t Neil Lamb, assistant manager IN APPRECIATiqN TO ALL VISITOR? FRIDAY NICHOLS ALUMINUM FREE BALLOONS .(AT REGULAR INTERVALS) KITCHEN HANbY AND HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS WORTH OF pnpp n^^ri ^i^i^i™^ FREE DOOR PRIZES (To be given awoy qt final drawing Friday n'ght — just register during your visit with us. You need not be present at'drawing to win.) • PRIZES ( ^ DONATED BY 9. Charcoal Broiler* North Western-Hanna Fuel Co., Minneapolis il Ton Coal r ,~-,- - OW Ben Coal Corp., Chicago 2 Utility Stands ,- , : .... — .Mason City Builders Supply, Mason City . 2 Sunshine Revolving Outside Clothes Driers Clay Equipment Corp.. Cedar Falls 1 12" Revolving Head Ventilator , ..Klauer M»g- Co., Dubugue 1 Wood Combination Dpor , Williams & Hunting Co., Cedar Rapids 2 Bruce Chop Blocks Twin City Hardwood tumber Co., St. Paul 1 Rpll 32" Heavy Field Fence Republic Steel Corp., Storm Lake 1 Roll White Picket Fence Nebraska Bridge Supply 8c Lbr.. Co., Fort Dodge 1 Set Cutlery ——, Farwell, Q«nun, Kirk & Co., St. Paul 500 Face Brick (fireplace) -..„.. Johnston Clay Worl«s, Fort Dodge $10 Merchandise Certificate Lehigh Sewer & Tile Co., Fort Dodge 1 48" Aluminum Level .1 ....Macklanburg-.Duncan Co., Oklahoma City 1—'/«" Electric Drill & Accessories Ashton Wholesale Service, Mason City 1 Folding Door ...Stott Building Supply Co., Fort Dodge 1 Aluminum Trellis 4 Nichols Wire & Aluminum Co., Mason City 1 Flower Bed Border -,-., Mid-Continent Lumber Dealers Supply, Fort Dodge I Wool Blanket .-„ , Lehigh Portland Cement Co., Minneapolis 1 Set Stanley Woodworking Chi««l* -- —-Plait Hardware Co., St. Paul I Step Ladder ,. •_ Heider Manufacturing Co., Carroll And Qtheri FREE COFFEE & DONUTS WHITE AND CHOCOLATE MILK ' ANP QHIUWEN ACCOMPANIED BY PAHENT) f> Part of Our Construction Crew U't to right; Jchn'Ketelson, John Hennessey, A!ex Fieefor, Paul Dremmel, D- D. Hentges Our Cabinet Shop Bill Weiner, pictured in the cabinet shop, has a host of tools and machinery to do all types o f custom work from the smallest to the largest job. Precision work with quality lumber is a must in this department.
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