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When I was" at Mlaon City recently Jean* ,y>hb ;teacnes music at the college 1h, Batott .Rouge, La.,'Said "1 have a< message— gfeetirigs to you from Oscar Rbsewall; When he Was introduced to me and learned I was a iCady he asked me If 1 was any relation to' Evelyn Cady, of Al- g6na." The .attswer being in the affirmative, he gave' her a "Hello" for .trie. I knew Oscar and his brother. Hjalmar, "Katz" W'ay back when we were in high school together. *. *'.-'*'.''-.'. I called Mrs Anna Madson for news the other day and fbr the flfst time didn't hear canaries singing merrily. I asked her "How come." She replied they had 'sung their songs earlier in th^ morning, were now having their siesta and Would begin again ardund noon. She has five little ones a week old today (April 21) and more on the way. She says it is interesting to watch the birds and because of their songs, likes them better than parakeets. So do I, cute as they are. * * « Mrs Frank Mescher of. Bancroft; was given a birthday dinner ivelyn a week ago Sunday at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs John Giseh. She Was made happy by a phone dall frOnY her daughter, Mrs Wallace Johnson, of Hagerstown, Md., ne6 Dorothy Mescher. The grandchildren, Gary, Randy, Kevin find Jeffrey also talked With her' and wished her happy birttfday. '. . ;* * .«'•-•' Another mother was made happy the same day. Mrs Herman Stiehblock had a phofie call from her daughter, Judith, who is attending . school in ties Moines, wishing her a happy birthday. Mrs Joh.n BHggs also observed a birthday anniversary last week and was visited over the weekend by her son-in-law, Jerry Daniels, of Minneapolis. Minn. Her gift from him and his wife, Sally, daughter of Mr' and Mrs Briggs, was an electric aoffee percolator. * * * Mr and Mrs Hallard Snyder recently joined Mr and Mrs Jack Whitehead, of Los Angeles, Calif, at Mr and Mrs Cliff Witwicki's in Cedar Rapids for a weekend visit. Mr Whitehead and Hallard ar,e baseball players and Mr MAY is BEEF MONTH! KosSiith County, Iowa, B66f Ass'n. Even When The \ Weather's Dry ... IT PAYS TO This is a "dry" spring — and many farmers are delaying their fertilizer program this year "until we get rain." THIS IS A MISTAKE! Fertilizer applied NOW is your best hedge against loss in yield during a dry growing season — regardless of whether or not you have moisture at this time. Actgal records prove it. Here are the Facts: In 1955, a test at Iowa State College showed the following results; Corn (no fertil|*et) 43.8 bu. per acre Com (40 Ibs, Nitrogen) 73.8 bu. per acre Corn (80 Ibs. Nitrogen) .83,3 bu. per acre Ih 1953, alsp a dfy year, farmers who fertilized were able to get 60-bushel yields. Farmers who did not fertilize often had to settle for as little as 20 bushels acre. • CUT YOUR FERTILIZER COSTS I Buy From Your Eagle Grove Plant! Your co-op, and the .Consumers Cooperative Association fertilizer pltjnt In Eoflle Grove can supply yog v»ith the Mixed Fertilizer of tfie right formulation for your requirements'. Buy thrpMgh your co-op and get the important savings through patronage refunds that cut your costs and "ease the squeeze," ' For Information About Fertilizer See.Your Co-op or Call or Come In CQNSUMiRS COOPIRATIVI ASSOCIATION EASIE SRQV6, IQVYA whitehsad pldns te continue it, Hallftfd.iS Well content to drop" out of baseball aftd bs able Jo MVi A 1 frehflineftt f esideflde. Baseball keeps orte.dn the iftdve and; .the Snyder^ find It' very plefisant to stay at horhe, have their. 'bwri household goods attd "settle down. 4 ' He is eniployed by Raymdh'd AldersCfl, and form- fitly Was pirofSei'iy of the BfOOk" lyn Dodgers. . ; ; *'*'•», the teorj NfaJiiftS had a veify nice Vacation Way 1 back at Easter 1 time.. They spent the • holiday weekend ' at Chicago, putting up at the Allerton. hotel which .is nicely Ibcated out of the loop and only tt block or tw6 frtm Lake Michigan., Among the interesting places 'they visited were Field Museum, .the Aquarium, Science and Industry building and Brookfield Zoo, Near the hotel they took the subway and in the 2400 block came to the surface and the elevated near Fullerton, all very interesting, especially to the children, who, Mrs Martin said, "Behaved beautifully the entire time." They went to Morrison, 111., and there met Mr and Mrs Allen Slickers and family who were visiting Mrs Slicker's mother and father. The Slickers formerly lived here and Mr Slickers was on the school faculty. At Diokens, 111., they visited friends to whom a new baby had. been recently born. * * ' * I had such a nice letter from Lela Stewart the other day and this portion of it will be of interest I am sure, especially to Will Rogers admirers, and I was one of them. Lela has recently been in Los Angeles visiting her daughter Helen and family. On a ride one Sunday they went to the Will Rogers state park and this is what she said about it. ' "I had been there times before but never "went back in there to see his old home and stables. The park is open daily and the road is quKe winding' back to the buildings. In 1922 Rogers bought the property and built a small weekend cottage, there but in 1929 the buildings. Were enlarged to 18 rooms. The living &>om is a 'huge, long room with a porch swing hung in the middle of itr There ar.e many -Indian rugS; baskets, ; saddles, etc in it besides a mounted calf which provided a target for his roping in the house. The 1U brary is especially attractive and also the patio where they often dined with their three children; There is a stairway leading up to his study where his old typewriter is that he used to write his daily newspaper columns. The stables, corrals and riding rings and roping: arena are about 200 yards from, his house and there are many riding trails through the surrounding hills. A lot of horses are still there and people were riding them. Two of his prize horses $ere buried out in front of, the stabler,, with stones and' the names, age and year they I plan lo see "The Student Prince" and of course it -Will be a lovely picture — in technicolor but how I'd like to see the old one irt black and white done by Wallace Reid years ago, What a handsome chap he was and I can still see him in a white uniform, ^yards and yards of gold braid trim, sitting in front of a fireplace—dreaming of his lady loye I suppose. The rest of the picture has faded from memory. Poor "Wally" died many years ago, a victim of "dope" so it was said^ He was one of the screen's best beloved— along with Valentino. I'd like to see "The Shiek" again too. . « * » Several weel^s ego I mentioned something I'd like to have again, and lo and behold, I got it via mail recently. I- won't divulge what is was nor from whom, and I expect - to write a letter of thanks very soon. I've frequently mentioned that I am very fond or diamonds, Now I don't expect one the size of Grace, her serene highnesses' twelve carat "extravaganza." I'll be happy with one like Margaret's — a carat number. Will my mail be flooded with diamonds? I fear not. ' • ' * » They say "spring has sprung" but I don't believe my two peony bushes I had put out last fall have heard the glad tidings. So far there isn't a spark of life coming above ground. I am especially anxious to have -luxiur- iant blooms by May 30. '* . * •* One of my pet peeves is commercials. Have you heard the latest — Dove — Oh-h-h-brothar. Dulcet tones from a man rhake me sick, urging women to use DOVQ which rhymes with love. That's what the man- says ad nausium. What's become of- the cooing Lady Esther? I could listen to her much better than to this man. Cosmetics is a woman's field — Max Factor to the contrary. Or should I say not with standing. * * * Gone are the days— I have several Currier and Ives prints jturt j[ wanted some gummed tape to fasten a. glass over them. It was us-, t "\tensively years ago and was called passpoutoui — I guess that's the way to spell it. It was pronounced pass-pa-too. Many phone calls and I have yet to find any merchant having the item. NOW what to do — maybe I'll come. up with a bright idea other than frijmes. frames are rather expensive. * • » » doing back to briefs of 1924— Officers discovered IB gallons ,of alcohol in barn. Owners not apprehended (what a binge couIU have been had.) Fred • Anderson 'opened up elevator .at M & St. L. yards.. (Was county treasurer many ypars. Was father of Lpah Irons.) Louis JenkioFin'yf Union townshij) captured seven foxes. E. R. Rising purchased .elevator at Northwestern Wesley Lions To Sponsor Summer irounii Work ... ~ The/Wesley _ club / met Wednesday evening, April 28 in the Methedist church parlor!. Activities fbi- the yetlth of Wesley was the main topic of conversation. The dub voted t6 sumsflrf ,3 boys basiball teams and I,girls soft ball team. Frahk BlelchY Al Loebig, Rich Reiling, ;Bufn'ett BartW and H. E. Henlmrngsen were appointed by president Gayle Studer as a committee to locate a director and make othef arrangements ' for the cowing summer months. '.'••, : The 28 members present quick-; ly and generously donated $175 and another $100 Was pledged.. More money will be needed to help carry -on such 'a fine community program. ./.;' ,, Jack Lickteig was elected pres-. ident, Everett Ackersoh, vice, president; Burnett Hartley, sec-; retary; Bill Koppen, tail twister? Halvor Flom, Lion tamer; Gayle Studer, Tom Forburger and Maurice DeBber were elected directors. Installation will be held at the first meeting in July., ,. Louis,Simpson again won the attendance prize. C. D. A. Ifliliaiion Held , The C.D.A.'s h'eld initiation ceremonies' Thursday evening, April 25. Candidates were Veronica Erdman, Maxine Studer, Wilma Froelich, Mary Thomas and Florence Kudji. The local officers put on the work. Mary Bode, Grand Regent, announced that the next meeting will be Wednesday evening, May 2 and as'ked all members to bring old jewelry,* rosaries, medals and things that can be sent to Bishop Sheen for the missions. The annual election of officers will be held. _ ".. ... Servers for May 2 are Theresa Berger, Bernice Vitzthum, Bridgett Smith, Esther Knecht, Elaine Downs and Erma Kunz. i'y Entertainers will be Minnie Bleich, Rita Youngwirth, Mildre'd Martin, Josie Gouge and Mada line Grant. . Servers last Thursday evening were Marie Doughan, Mary Lickteig, Mary For.burger, Eileen Johnson, Angeline Foertsch, Lucille Hirner, Catherine Hamilton. Mary Krieps, Dorothy Becker, Ruth Schrauth, Anna Hirner and Mildred Cosgrove. On the entertainment committee were Bernadine Hamilton, Clara Goetz, Clara Hauptmanj Bernice Vitzthum and Rose Hauptly. The grand regent, yice-grapd regent and 5 other St. Benedict Catholic Daughters were guests. The local court now has a membership of 143. To Wed Soon Mr 'and Mrs Georpe Kelch™ of Kanawha. have annqunced , the eipg^geiTfen)):«:.-.-atn-d'i.-.3ppcQachmg marriage of their daughter L$ur- el Anne to Stanley John Chapman of Belmond, son of A. .W. Chapman of . Eagle , Grove. The wedding will be the latter part of May at St. Patrick's Catholic church in Britt. Mrs Kelch is thei former Phyllis Studer, oldest daughter of Mr and Mrs Alf Studer of Macon, Mo.'Laurel is a senior in the Kanawha public school. : Peugnc't (daughter of Mr and Mrs Amy- Peugnet, the -latter, Nettie, whom 1 have mentiont-d as niil- liner) wedded to E. G. Lichty of Waterloo. A';ny is an odd name for a man, but I have hoard of ah.Ada, Shirley, and Evelyn as masculine names. Evelyn was in a siory with Engilsh locale.) The freshman class of the public school will entertain the ath graders of both SchdOls at a pic* nic in the city park Wednesday afternoon, May 2. They will have a theater party later In the evening. Saturday afternoon, April 21, callers at the Alfred Erdman home were Mrsl Ltlcv Conley and her daughter, Mrs Lyle • Nelsdn of Liverm'ore. Mrs Conley, a slS- ter-in-law of Mrs Erdman had returned in March' from .a viSit with relatives at Elko, Nevada, and San Diego, Calif. Mr and Mrs Oliver Young and Rupert spent Saturday, April 21 with a Sister-in-law, Mrs Grape Luce, who Is seriously ill in the home of her daughter, Mrs Roy Bailey of Clarion. Mrs Tom Forburger accompanied her brother, Martin Bleich of Miller and their tWo sisters, Mrs Will Houdek of Garner and Mrs Syl Garman of Britt to Iowa City Monday to Bee their brother John Bleich of Britt Who is critically ill at an Iowa City ho.s pital. The Catholic Missionary Society will meet Wednesday afternoon, May 2. . The American Legion Auxiliary will meet Thursday evening, 'May 3 with Mrs Helen Youngwirth and Mrs Luke Youngwirth as hostesses. Mrs R. E. Newbrough and Mrs Dwight Brims are in charge of the 1 entertainment. Mrs Fred Bohn and her niece Mrs Ed Downs joined other relatives Sunday, Apr. 29 at the Lou Schleusner cabirt at 'Ventura. . Sylvia Ann Downs, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ed Downs, will be guest singer on KGLO-TV Monday night, May 14 when the local 6, 7 and 8th grade boys and girls square dance. Carl Albee is leaving this week for Jefferson, Iowa, where he will operate a radio and TV repair shop. His Wife, daughter Carol and son Carl Jr. will join him later. They are offering their home for sale here., ; The 60 workmen on the 260,000 bushel concrete' silo-type grain storage elevator were forced to stop their work early Monday morning.due to the extreme cold and freezing weather. They had completed the first 40 feet of the 160 foot structure. Completion date is "to be August, Mrs Mary Bode, grand regent of the local CD A attended a mother - daughter tea at St. Benedict Wednesday evening. Mrs Olive Erdman, Mrs Charles Price, Mrs H. E. Hemmingsen, Mrs Richard Smith and Mrs Will Halterman went, to Britt Thursday evening to visit a Rebekah meeting. A convention will be held here on June 12. , • ;-'Mr and Mrs Vee Mullin, ,,b,a,v# written friends here that they have gone to their home at. Cass Lake, Minnesota, from Kerby- ville, Missouri, where they spent the winter months in their trailer- house. Due to four foot snow drifts on the roads in that part of' Minnes9ta they were unable to get their trailer house up to their home. Mrs Lon Gauge attended the ore-nuptial shower for Bonnie Iverson at the Roy Young home at Garner Wednesday evening, April 25. Miss Iversnn w'll b •- c^rne the bride of Mrs Gouge's nephew, Elmer, Young, son of ^uHy Youn". Tuesday, May 1, at the Catholic church in Garner. Mrs Molly "Johnson and Mrs Olive Erdman were honored on their birthday Tuesday afternoon at a coffee party at the Oliver SPAL quart ^ - ::; '.^ •*' Handy hinged < j % f cap on spouf f ''*' Juice Container REG WAR 79 * VAlUf 37< Kohlhaas Hardware For mixing, shaking, storing, serving juices and other liquids. Unbreakqble Polyethylene in variety of colors, leak* proof cover screws on like jar lid. •Offer good while supply /asf$ Ed and Pat Cullen OUR OWN HARDWARE Young Mftflie. _ Refef QtglcY entetid the flfltt •hospual Aferil SO fdr ' ftfftr*. Mr and Mrs Frank Johnson visited Mr. and M« Wallace Donovan at SfilMt Lake Thursday. Mrs fYed Behft was honored at' a farewell party at he* Jiottiis Tuesday aflefnoork Apfil 84. W Members of lh§ Prairie; Nelah' bors club ^ and several, dthef neighbors; 500 was played ahd a purse of money presented to Mrs Bohn, who will join" her husband in Minneapolis sodn, He has been employed there several weeks. Jack and Mike VHithUni have rented the Bohn farm, . . „ Frank ahd Nell Ffimrtil visited Mrs Lena Hubef. Avho is now at a test home in Mason City, o»9 day last Week, * Mr and Mrs J. P. Studer, Vir-- ginla and Rose left Friday for Lansing, 111. to visit Mr artd Mrs Marvin Studer and baby daugh* ter. Philip Studer who has received his discharge ,at Fort Sheridan, Illinois, after serving in the army In Germany,.will return home with his parents and his sisters Monday. Philip made the plane trip from Germany in two 'days. Mrs A. J. Seller, Mrs E. M. Olson and Mrs Henry Hnverly Went to Bancroft Wednesday and visited their aunt. Mrs Clara Baldus and other relatives. The Brownies held their regular meeting in the Studer hall Monday afternoon, April 23 after school. Nadine Eugen and Elaine Goetz brought cookies. Paul Bode returned home the forepart of last week, having been discharged from.navy service. He had made three cruises to the Orient. Mr and Mrs Herman Bode and Marlene drove 'to Omaha to get him and all were guests of Mr and Mrs Mark Bode. The regular weekly auctions will be held in the Wesley Livestock ' Market every Thursday evening during the summer months. Mrs David Johnson of Corwith visited Mrs Bettie Wester Wednesday. L. S. BOHANNON A visitor lo our farm slum- bled and fell down the barn steps and fractured his wrist. He won't sue us, and we may not be liable if he did. Can our Farm Liability policy be made to pay medical costs for injured persons whether we are liable or not? • For 1 . -the answers to your, insurance questions, feel free to call me at the Bohannon Insurance Agency, Phone 103. Tuotday, Mdy t, 1956 Algc-ntt fid.) Upper Dei MoiiW-S . Mr BAd Mrt Will Martinek visited her brother, Walter Adolf and family lit Hartley Monday, Apfll 23. ,-• , Ruth Latham ef LeMats came Tuesday foj a visit with her niece, Mrs ihnt) uerdes and Mf detdes, . EfeaValKflf wtrk Was begun Tuesday on the Hew L. H. Kleinpeter two bedroom ranch type nouse just West of the Alfred Erdman hbme. Mf and Mftr August Studer and Dolores and Mf and Mrs Herman studet attended the Wedding of William Qlawe to Mafie Behn- 'kefldoff Sunday, April 22, at the Bancroft Lutheran Church at 3 P 'Mr and MVs L, I». Lease spent Wednesday evening with their brother-in-law, J. W. Walker at a patient. Names uiuinci-iii-iuw, «t. vv. vvttinci at the Britt hospital,; where he Was i fof petit Mry duty in May at Garner include Mrs Gladys Cink, Mrs Delores Madson, Mfs Viftla Mall and Hat- old Sankey. If It's New* — W« Want It! 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