The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 31, 1938 · Page 7
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 7

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, May 31, 1938
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The Aigona Upper Pea Moinea, Algona, Iowa, May 31,1938 Announcing Algona's March of Progress To select a Queen to rule during Algona's two-day March of Progress Celebration, commemorating the Iowa Centennial Year. Contest will begin June 6th and end Saturday, August 13th. Queen to be announced at the opening of the March of Progress event, to be held August 17th and 18th. ENTER YOUR FAVORITE NOW-TODAY A FREE 18 DAY, 8,OOO MILE TRIP TO THE i Pacific Coast, British Columbia, San Francisco, Catalina Island, Hollywood, Old ! Mexico, San Diego, New Orleans and Chicago will be some girl's reward No Lottery — The Most Votes Witt Win CONTEST "".*•" ''»-• <jfa^Lv-"Kj». x'SmfiWi ' Begins JUNE 6th Ends 9 p. m. August 13th ENTER NOW ... AND THEN GET BUSY SOLICITING VOTES. YOUR PARENTS, YOUR RELATIVES AND FRIENDS WILL B t Gy^ TpJEL^^ NO MATTER WHERE YOU LIVE YOU ARE ELIGIBLE. SHOP IN ALGONA AND DEMAND VOTES. Business Firms that are Co-operating in the Algona Merchants March of Progress Contest Other merchants are invited to cooperate and will be provided with coupons as they join forces with the following business houses: 1 Nomination Coupon • (Good for 10,000 vote* (or the young lady you enter In -•• 'tfcte contest.) .••"•! ;:•<•" —--•- •,•••«- •• • ••-^*.*.~-'- I nominate Address ns my favorite (n (lie Kossuth Merchants' Centennial tour contest with the undcratandiiiK that this nomination will entitle her to 10,000 votes. Your Name Your Address _.. . _ flip this coupon from the paper and muil or brln« It to either Al^ona newspaper at once, so that your favorite may have an even start with other contestants. Only one lot of 10,000 free nominating votes will be credited to any one contestant. THE RULES 1. Any unmarried woman, except employes of the participating stores or members of families of employers cooperating in the contest and the Algona papers, 17 years of age and not over 80 and living In the Algona trade territory may win. 2. The contest starts Monday, June 6. 3. The contest closes at 9 p. m. Saturday, Aug. 13. 4. This grand tour will go to a girl who resides in this community. The young lady having highest votes will be awarded the trip. 5. Any person purchasing in amounts of 25 cents or more at any of the participating stores listed on this page will receive votes by means of printed coupons. The coupons are in denominations of 25 credits for 25 cents, a 100 credit for $1 00, and 500 for $5.00. In other words, if you spent $25.00 you would receive coupons totaling 2500 credits. 6. Men, Women, Children—anybody will receive these purchase coupons and on them may write the name of the woman or girl they desire to see win the trip. This coupon is placed in a ballot box in the Algona U. D. M. or Kossuth County Advance office. They will be collected and the standing of the women in the contest will be published weekly. 7. You can get coupons not only for cash and C. OD. payments, but on all payments made on open accounts, and on all cash down payments, but on cash only, 8. Credit coupons are given only on strictly retail business—wholesale purchases and quantity purchases of industrial concerns are barred. 9. Competent judges will be appointed whose decision will be final in all questions of rules. 10. The merchants agree not to allow any of their employes to exert any undue influence in favor of any candidate. 11. Right reserved to reject any nomination. li. You may enter yourself or any friend at o«e«, before or after the start of the contest, by filling out the nomination blank shown here, good for 10,000 j'ree t-redlto aad mailing it at once to the contest editor, care of either of the Algona newspapers- Only one nomination of 10,000 free credits will be allowed any one candidate. 13. Credit will not be given on any contract now pending. Richardson Furniture Co. Gamble Store Pine Room Klassie Motor Company K. & H. Oil Station Kossuth Implement Co. Geo. Elbert Garage Howard Hardware Graham's Misbach's Kohlhaas & Spilles Cumming's James Drug Store Brownell's Council Oak Steele's Coast to Coast Store Dau Garage Nelson and Lensing Kresensky's Marigold Beauty Shop Morrison Beauty Shop Cora Miller Beauty Parlor Ben Franklin Store Dahlhauser's Madson & Hanson Algona Bakery Wilson Bakery Hawcott & Ogg The Hub Clothiers Merritt Funeral Home Klamp's Service Station Johnson's D-X Station Gene Wray Conoco Station Harris Conoco Station Solberg Service Station Red's Service Station Champlin Station Deep Rock Station Algona Insurance Agency Call and Iowa Theatres Kent Motor Company Dutch's Service Station C. S. Johnson Maxwell Motors Cut Rate Grocery Dr. Scanlan Modern Dry Cleaners Bjustrom's Foster Furniture McCormick-Deering Store Sorensen's Grocery Norton Lumber Company Smoke Shop Holtzbauer & Hull Lusby Drug Store Anderson's Jack Sprat Hood's IGA Borchardt's Long's Food Shop Zender's Algonquin Clopton the Tailor Sportsmen's Tavern Laing & Muckey Kossuth Motor Company Elk Cleaners Miller Lumber Company Raesly Lumber Company Barry's A. & P. Store Dr. Sawyer A. W. Amunson Hovey Implement Co. Cowan Bldg. Supply Co. General Hospital Algona Laundry and Dry Cleaners Chrischilles Store Brown Studio Pratt Electric Co. Enter Now Insist upon vote coupons with your purchase and 'Vote' them for yourself or a friend 18 DAYS LUXURIOUS TRAVEL FINE HOTELS y SCENIC VIEWS BEYOND DESCRIPTION SEE FRISCO'S CHINATOWN VISIT CATALINA ISLAND ALL BY PULLMAN TRAIN AND STEAMSHIP LINE If the wiuuer of the trip is from the City of AI- goua, a $oO cash award will go to the highest contestant from outside of Algoua. If trip goes to someone outside of Ah/oua, the *5« cash goes to high ranking girl in Algoua. Both a city and outside the city girl will wiu. > i»J i t •

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