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4-Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines Tuesday, February 7, 1956 Burt Couple Has Narrow Escape In Midnight Fire Burt—Mr and Mrs Wm. Meyer , hud ;i narrow escape from ;) sor- lnni.se full of fumes from tho oil day night. Mrs Meyer awakened soon after midnight lo find the house ful of fumes from the oil furnace. Mr Meyer entered the basement to find that due to a defect in the furnace, oil was running on the floor behind it and burning rapidly. The fact that the partition wall was of brick, gave time enough for the firemen to put the blaze out with chemicals, with the damage confined, to smoke and soot. Mrs Meyer spent several days at the Bert Johnsons, until repairs were made on the furnace. Mr and Mrs Carol Reynolds and children of Des Moines spent the weekend with the former's parents, Mr and Mrs Carl Reynolds, and attended the birthday dinner honoring Mrs Carl Reynolds. Mr and Mrs Gary Reynolds and small daughter Carlya Dean of Minneapolis were also at the Reynolds home. Gary's parents took them back'to Minneapolis and remained a few days. The Friendly Four Club will meet with Ella Sigsbce Wednesday, Feb. 8, instead of on Thursday the regular date. The Birthday Circle will meet with Louise Bleich Thursday afternoon, Feb. 9. There will be a Valentine exchange for Mystery Sisters. Jessie Rash will have the program. The Sewing Circle will meet February 10 with Lois Trunk- hill, with two birthdays to be observed. Janet Ackerman, student at Union College in Lincoln, Neb., spent from Wednesday till Sunday with her parents, Mr and Mrs Earl Ackerman. She was accompanied by a friend Ida Gorden, of Springfield, Mo., also a student at Union. Gordon Carlisle of Lincoln, Neb. spent the weekend with his brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs Earl Ackerman. Julia Weber, sister of Mrs Wm. Madison Jr., accompanied Mr Carlisle, Janet Ackerman and Ida Gor- den. to Lincoln where she visit her father who is ill. Mr and Mis Harm Groen wen.- ailed to Swea City Saturday by the sudden death of the latter';- arother, Fred Welp. who died in Bancroft. Mr and Mrs Wilbur Doege took them to the Welp home. They attended the funeral there on Tuesday. Mrs Fred Welp is a sister of Mr Groen. Mr and Mrs Leslie Sorenson of Algona spent Sunday with the latter's parents. Mr and Mrs Herman Putz. Mr and Mrs Dwaync Johnson o.f Bode announce the arrival of a first daughter, Brenda Jean, born at St. Ann hospital in Algona, Jan. 24. The baby weighed 7-1't pounds. The Johnsons have two sons, Duayne. three years and Stevic, 20 months. Mi and Mrs Henry Meier are the grandparents and Brenda is then 21st grandchild. The January Pack meeting foi the Burt Cub Scouts was held * the school house Monday even ing, Jan. 30th, with some 34 Cubs and parents in attendance. Skits were given. Ray Lichter received his Lion Badge and a gold arrow. Two new cubs are Roger Bullock and Jimmic 1 Buer. Den 1 served refreshments. Plans are underway for the annual Blue and Gold Banquet of the Cub Scouts to bt« held at the Legion Hall February 27. It is expected some 75 members and guests will attend. The Cubs are carrying out decorative ideas at the Den meeting's this month. Attending the Pack committee meeting recently at Cubmaster Dale Lockwood's home were George Becker, Robert Hamilton, Ernest Lavrenz, John Miller and Don Patterson. The Den Mothers, Mrs Roland Lavreny. and Mrs M. I. Lichter were also present. Mr and Mrs William Schneider and family of Clear Lake were recent Sunday visitors at the Wm. Meyer home. Mrs Schneider is a sister of Mr Meyer. Dr. and Mrs J. G. Clapsaddle left Saturday for a trip thru some if the southern states. They plan o spend some time in Florida. Mr and Mrs Mclvin Abbas and •hildren moved the first of the \vrok into tlio house vacated by 10 Clifford Abba? family. The Mclvin Abb.is are from Algona. I!.igor Steward, student at Fay- tU\ spent the weekend with his parents, Mr and Mrs Walter Steward. The following young people ot the St. John's Lutheran Church .itkinded the Youth Rally at West Bend Sunday Janice Bierstedt, Km en Lavrcnz, Shirley Peter and Judy Weiske. Rev. and Mrs E. L. Wittkopp also attendee). Barbara Fairbanks, a student nurse at the Methodist hospital, Des Moines, .spent the weekend with her parents, the Luther Fairbanks. semester vacation at the home of their parents, the Clarence Osborns and the Russell Kauffmafls. Mrs Glen Cage was hostess to the Seneca Thursday Club at her home Thursday afternoon. Mr? Elmer Hnnisch had charge of the club as a new member, Mr and Mrs Sig Loge attended the 35th wedding anniversary observance of Mr and Mrs George Beenken at Elmore, Minn. Sunday afternoon. Shower Honors Recent Bride In Seneca Gym Seneca— Mrs Gayle Peterson, neo Mary Lou Simpson, was the guest of honor at a post-nuptial miscellaneous shower at the Seneca School gymnasium. Mrs Roger Osborn announced the program which consisted of Saw selections by Mrs Ted Jensen with'Mrs Clarence Osborn an accompanist; reading, Mrs Henry Looft: and vocal selections by Marian Beaver with Mrs Clarence Osborn as accompanist. The bride then opened her gifts. She was assisted by her sister, Mrs Virgil Preston, also Mary Elizabeth Kennedy, Mrs Genese Hampton and Mrs Roger Osborn. Hostesses included Mrs Elsie Rohlin, Mrs Mabel Anderson, Mrs Anna Klocko and Margaret; Mrs Elmer Hanisch and Carol, Mrs Francis Sullivan, Mrs Etta Thompson, Mrs Florence Guerclet and Wuanita, Mrs Ed Kennedy and Mary Elizabeth. Mrs Genese Hampton, Mrs Russell Kauffman and _ La Velio, M rs Maynard Hurlburt and Carol, Miss Margery Thompson, Mrs Clarence OK- born, Mrs Roger Osborn, Mrs Mike Kennedy, Mrs Floyd Brt k<-, Mrs Donald Kennedy, Mrs Virgil Preston. Mrs Robert Bin- 7t;n and Eileen, and Mrs Gene Tague. Mr and Mrs Roger O.sborn, students at Simpson College, indianola, spent the between 4-H Jr. Leaders To Meet Feb 15 Kossuth County newly organ- ixed 4-H Junior Leaders will meet Wednesday evening, Feb. 15 in Algona. Program feature will be selecting, preparing and giving an effective demonstration. Recreation training will be offered in socializers, small group games, folk and square dancing. The girls' and boys' county 4-H officers will be in charge of the program and training assisted by the county extension personnel. Objectives :>f the Junior Leader program is to improve the quality and quantity of 4-H work in the county by cooperating closely with local leaders, assisting younger club members and helping with county activities and events. Members must be fifteen years of age Jan. 1, completed three years of club work. Clubs are limited to two or three members. RUSCO WINDOWS 3ALVANIZED STEEL SELF- STORING COMBINATION gives you more convenience and comfort than any other combination window 1 flUSCO DOOR HOODS AND WINDOW CANOPIES add great ly lo the beauty of your home Charles Miller RUSCO SALES Phone 741-W after 6 p.m. Display at 116 So. Dodge, Algona FARM Having decided to quit farming, I will sell the following cattle to the highest bidder, without reservation, at a public auction to be held on the farm located as follows: 1 mile south, 1 mile east and 1 mile south of the Algona StaHite Theatre on highway 18; or 3 miles east of Algona on McGregor street road and 1 mile south; or 5 miles west of St. Benedict and 1 mile north on .... ( Thursday- Feb. Sale to Start 12:30 p.m. and will be held indoors. Lunch Wagon on Grounds. -Grade Holsteins Bull's Dam's Production Record LBS. MILK TEST LBS; FAT 3-yr.-old 4-yr.-old 6-yr.-old 7-yr.-old 283 days 365 days 343 days 365 days ' 14.466 17,454 i 13,437 16,487 : 3.7 i 1 3.6 ; '• 3.6 | 1 3.5 i 535 623 627 583 • • Ois Favorite Investment I "//'<• (lie uv.iv.r/ />«>/('/• car iiiwlment I fir/- niiitlc!" "/'ir <>u'/ii'</ (7 <;/v<j/ innni/ nink\-.f llirtni<ili the year.'. Init C//.////<»<• uv'/i,r ///.(/ I'i'/c' <!•< llu' Jinc<t //i>v/- incnl (»/ llicin all.' "In mi/ /'K()A, // /'.' //;<• hc.ft </(>//(.'/• iih't'.>-/iiu-i)l nn tin/ii(l/i\\'iii/ /(></<;v' \Vc can t tell you how many times we've heard it. In (act, Cadillac's value- ami economy have become favorite topics ol conversation amoni: Cadillac owners everywhere. And their sentiments are based on some very substantial tails about the "car ol cars.' First oi all, there's the economy ol /<//;,//)</ a Cadillac. Manv models are actually priced iom- pctitivclv \\ith the '"medium-priced' makis. Then there is the economy oi U/'<-/-,///IM/ a Cadillac. Cadillac's gasoline mileage is simply phenomenal lor a car ol its si/.e and .-.l.iluix . . . and its dependability is truly extraordinary. And, finally, there is the economy lhal comes from Cadillac's ureat ^ii/tu'. In resale markets all across the land, the Cadillac car traditionally returns a higher pcrcenlayc oi its original cost than am other automobile built in America. And consider what generous ilt\'i,leiiij,t Cadillac owners receive from their investments. . . . Cadillac's superlative beauty and luxury . . . Cadillac's mauiuticenl performance and comfort . . . and Cadillac's wonderful reputation among the um Ids motorists. \\'e suyycst that you pay us a visit soon and in\ i sli::ate the latest and finest Cadillac investment ol them all. \\'c have the car . . . and the keys . . . and the l.ii. Is —and uc II be happy to yive you all three at ERNIE WILLIAMS PONTIAC-CADILLAC State St. Phone Algona, Iowa The dam of this bull was 5th at the Wisconsin State Fair and 6th at the Waterloo Dairy Cattle Congress. She is classified as very good. SECOND BULL-a young bull and the son of the cow listed as Sally (No. 22). She is the oldest cow in the herd. He has two full sisters in production which are Clementine (No. 6) and Beauty (No- 2). This bull is just two years old and has outstanding production behind him. P R O D U Oil ON RECORDS OF v2 3 C aW S : 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7, 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. Barn Name Ann .Beauty - -Bess - Betty --Patty . - .Clementine .. . . Spot Shirley . Jerry Opal Pox _ Whiiey Panzy - Sophie - Mary Mert Opal II Jane - - - — Snowball Darky Pet Sally Shorty ..... _ Aqe Freshing Date Sex of Calf 9 4 5 4 11 8 6 6 6 12 5 11-10-55 i 9-14-55 | 11- a-55 ! 9- 7-55 i 10- 7-55 ! 11-23-55 10-19-55 ! 9-15-55 ! 11- 8-55 | 10-16-55 i 10-13-55 i 5 11- 1-55 i 5 11- 8-55 | 6 ' 9-12-55 8 | 10-10-55 ! 4 1 10-20-55 | 5 9-11-55 7 4-10-55 1 6 i 9- 5-55 ' 2 ' 9-10-55 i 5 i 10- 1-55 I 14 5-10-55 4 10- 3-55 i 15 DRY COWS TO BE FRESH Bull Bull ; Heifer i Bull i Heifer Heifer i Heifer Heifer Heifer Heifer Heifer ' Heifer | Bull Bull i Heifer ! Bull Bull Heifer i Bull Heifer Bull i Heifer Bull i BY SALE Test 3.6 3.8 4.0 3.4 3.3 4.2 3.2 3.7 3.8 3.3 4.4 3.6 3.9 3.4 3.0 3.6 4.3 3.8 3.6 4.6 3.8 3.6 3.7 DATE Last Monthly Production Bulierfat \' 73 ; 73 ! 77 ! 56 i 55 ! 54 ! 52 i 52 ; 53 I 49 47 1 44 i 43 i 45 ; 34 48 46 ! 41 48 ' 40 43 44 32 IDS. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. "Ibs. "Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. "Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. Ibs. tai fat fat fat fat fat fat "fat fat fat fat fat fat fat fai fat fat fat fat fat fat fat fat MILKING EQUIPMENT 9 4-unit Surge Milker • 60-gal. Monarch Water Heater - • Stainless Steel Strainers and Pails FL lirirrnr O Dill I /"AlVfCC 14 ~ 2 -V ear -° ld Heifers - 11 of these heifers are due to start freshening 56 HEIFERS & BULL CALVES? Feb. 6th. They are bred to a young bull which is out of one of the outstanding family of cows, now in production on the farm. 3 - 2-year-old Heifers - Due to freshen in April. They are also bred to the young bull. 14-Yearling Heifers. 25-Heifers and Bull Calves. Auctioneers' Note About Cattle-This is one of the best herds of Holstein cattle ever to be sold in North Central Iowa TERMS: Cash. No property to be removed until settled for. Not responsible for accidents. Corwin Peer & Geo. Godfrey Est Chas. Quinn, Bancroft, and Dale Yungeberg, Algona, Auctioneers Iowa State Bank, Algona, Clerk.