Lenox Time Table from Lenox, Iowa on November 7, 1935 · Page 2
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THE LENOX TIME TABLE, LENOX. IOWA Distress Story From Lineville Is Exaggerated Relief Office Scoffs at Report that Old Woman and Six Children are Starving (Corydon Times-Republican) When a deserving family seeks relief and fails, that's a matter to be taken to authorities; but when a family moves from Missouri to Iowa with the express purpose of getting relief here because Iowa "pays more", when they refuse medical aid, when they refuse to help themselves — that's a matter which was overlooked in a recent scramble for front page fodder. We refer you to the much publicized Bardwell case in which a family of eight is reputed to be slowly starving in the town of Lineville, la. Dick Dunbar The Insurance Man Insurance Coverage of All Kinds Town and farm property Automobile Fire, Lightning and Tornado Accident and Health I have them all—quality and price. Consult me as you would your attorney You Get a Better TRACTOR FOR LESS MONEY in the Allis-Chalmers LENOX MOTOR CO. Just I Blankets VOU don't have to j wash your blankets yourself, send them along with your weekly washing to us, and your blan- \ kets will come back clean and fresh and dry, without having ! lost any of their I warmth. Moore's Laundry Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Bill Dey Ermand, Agent Telephone 96 ^**-> •••»»• ?•*•• ***V*VWW9+44<t+t44t44tvvv4vM4 •: Professional Cards:- GEO.L.GOODALE OPTOMETRIST Eyes Examined Glasses Pitted GOODALE JEWELRY STORE Lenox, Iowa O. P. ARNOLD Funeral Director and Licensed Embalmer Lenox, Iowa J. H. BARBER Funeral Director and Licensed Embalmer Iowa BedtWfd, Iowa General Practise in All Couri*State and Federal Special Attention Given to Settlement of EftatM wisdom O. jr. Ktrfc«tf* Wisdom & Kirketeg - LAWYERS Special attention flvm to wttto- tiM*\* BoK .-. • ^w^^ The family, Mrs. Mary Bard well, a young widow; her moth er-in-law, the 87-year old Mrs Vina Bardwell; and the sia children have long been resi dents of Missouri. They delib erately moved to the Iowa sid of Lineville in September, 193 because the Iowa relief rolls ar< more liberal in payment to the! financially unable clients than Missouri. However, Mrs. Bard well did not reckon with Iowa relief laws. On November 20th, 1934, non-resident notice was served on Mrs Bardwell. The fact was expained to her, that as a resi dent of Missouri her relie would come from Missouri, bu the family remained, stubborn in their belief that Iowa "paid more". They were taken care of by the transient bureau o Des Moines. Mrs. Bardwell, physically in poor health, is unable to support her family because she is troubled with chronic appendicitis. Arrangements were made by Dr. C. E. Lovett of Lineville and Miss Ernestine Zollman through the transient bureau in Des Moines, for an appendicitis operation. Expenses would be borne by the state. Her rail road ticket was purchased and plans completed, but Mrs. Bard well decided not to go through with it on the complaint tha "new things made her nervous' Not long ago the family was offered several bushels of pota toes if they would dig them The family refused. On September 20th of this year a bulletin was issued to the relief office here from state headquarters containing the in formation that transient relie was to be discontinued in Wayne county. The Bardwel family was so notified, but they still clung to their idea tha money could be wrung more easily from the Iowa relief office than from Missouri. Th< Missouri officials were willing to support them, the Wayne county office had no authority to do so. During the month of October when the eight Bardwells were supposedly facing starvation they, in reality, spent close to $22.30 on groceries. A collection in Lineville accounted for $11.00. The rest was partly paid for and partly credited at a Lineville grocery store. The latter sum amounted to $10.30 Included in this money spent for food was a pure $3.00 donation paid from the pockets 01 employees in the relief office at Corydon. The story has only halt been told, but on Tuesday, October 29, the BardweU's wish and wait policy—their faithful hallucination that Iowa would give them more than Missouri- came true. An order came (from the transient bureau to provide the family with groceries and the bureau has accepted the case until such time as the bureau fails to receive federal funds. PURPLE-WINGED MARTINS TO THE RESCUE Until a neighbor put up a Martin house, C. R. Shafer of Spring Hill had trouble with crows, hawks and bluejays stealing his small chickens and songbird eggs. Shafer states that since the Martins have taken possession of the new home hi the neighbors yard, very few chickens and songbirds are lost. From the railway depot where Shafer works he states he can often see the Martins taking the crows and hawks away from his place and to the timber across a valley. Shafer suggests that Martin houses be constructed and placed around game producing areas for the protection it would afford young quail and pheasants. Shafer also reports seven different kinds of birds' nests hi one apple tree located within 15 feet of his home. The kind of birds were listed as mourning dove, robin, red-headed woodpecker, flicker, blackbird, wren and sparrow. An apple tree evidently is the choice of birds for Shafer has numerous other trees hi his yard and hi the vicinity of the apple tree. CONSERVATION FACTS Under the jurisdiction of the Conservation Commission are tome 65 areas of State parks and preserves totalling approx- There are also 11 meandered imately 13,600 acres, rivers with approximately 800 mites of river bed, There are also 8$ meandered lakes with 41,000 *cre*. In 1899 there w«*» 108 totalling 61,000 acres. There has been a loss of 44 lak,es with about 20,000 acres in 35 years due to drainage and other causes. Iowa has 12 areas of drained lake beds amounting to 4200 acres. There are 15 artificial lakes under the jurisdiction of the Conservation Commission.. There are about 15,000 miles of streams in the state which carry water throughout the year. CCC work has been done in 37 counties on 49 areas. FERA has done work on Conservation projects in 36 counties on 38 areas. auiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiifiiiiiuiiiiiiiu f OPINIONS I (Short letters are invited a for this column. Unsigned § letters wiH not be printed, = although a nom de plume jjjj may be used if the writer's = real name accompanies the = letter. We would like to 5 have your opinion on pres- 5 ent day affairs.) 5 HlllUlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllillHiiiR AGREES WITH WURSTER Editor Time Table: I would like to put this in your paper (enclosed was clipping of Frank Kent article from Des Moines Register of November 2). I also will O. K. Jack Wurster's opinion of the disgusted voter. CHAS. EBERLE. The Frank Kent article, which is too long to be reprnted hi its entirety, is a letter to Mr. Kent from a farmer, Paul R. Yauch of LaFayette, Ind., in which Mr. Yauch attacks Kent for reprinting a letter from another farmer attacking the AAA. Mr. Yauch says: "Every farm should have a quota of bushels of corn, wheat, oats, rye, etc., and pounds of pork, beef, mutton, butter fat, etc., over which amount could not be sold from that farm unit. Then we would have a real crop control. On my farm I can only put out 17 acres of corn; 20 acres wheat. But that's O. K. I would much rather raise only 500 bushels of wheat and get $1 per bushel, than raise only 1,000 bushels and get 50 cents per, and so would you if you were a farmer. Soybeans do not injure the flavors of either milk or butter when fed as hay or grain, according to the new Iowa State College Extension Service circular, "Feeding Soybeans." Feeding in excessive quantities, bow- ever, appears to affect the consistency of butterfat. It is safe to feed soybeans when they make up no more than one- third of the grain mixture. 1936 WHITE GRUB YEAR; FEAR SERIOUS OUTBREAK Next year is white grub year, and it is likely to be damaging to the farmers in the central and eastern portions of the state where infestations will be heaviest, according to C. J. Drake, state entomologist. Little can be done for protection against the white grub, he says, though it is dangerous in the infested areas to plow up fields of timothy or blue grass to be planted in a susceptible crop like corn. Brood A, the most destructive species of the white grub, becomes a dangerous menace every 3 years, and Dr. Drake predicts that next year's infestation is likely to be particularly heavy because of the large number of June beetles, predecessors of the grub, in the state this year. Infestations are seldom uniform but are spotted, he says. After a heavy meal, though, apple pie of this sort may overtax the digestive process, so if the dessert is to be apple pie at all, it might be the deep-dish variety. This says Miss Lowenberg, has only one crust — the lower part of the pie is all apple. Two other variations of the apple pie, which Miss Lowenberg suggests, and turnovers. are dumplings Dumplings are Prairie Star News The second P.T.A. meeting was held last Friday night, with a good attendance. The next meeting will be Dec. 6. Mrs. Ray Hewitt, Mrs. Cora Campbell and Mrs. Edna Potts are the program committee. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Leach left Saturday for Omaha, where he has a position with the Jewel Tea Co. Mrs. Grace Douglas visited Friday with her sister, Mrs. Hugh Clipson. Mrs. Ruth Hatton and son visited last Wednesday with her mother, Mrs. Arta Morley. Mrs. Esther Campbell and son were visiting in the Ira Campbell home last Wednesday. Ray Hiley visited over the weekend with his mother, brothers and sister, Mrs. Bertha Hiley and family. Ira Campbell attended the community sale in Corning, Saturday. Grace and Joyann Clipson spent the weekend with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Clipson. Bill Sickles is picking corn at the W. H. Leach home. whole apples, baked in a crust- jacket. She advises slicing the apple and placing the slices together again before the jacket of the pie pastdy is wrapped about it. This insures complete cooking. To make apple turnovers, she gives the following instructions: Roll out pastry dough into rounds the size of a large saucer. On half of each round arrange layers of thinly sliced apples, sprinkle with a mixture of sugar, cinnamon and a little salt, and dot with butter. Moisten the rim of pastry around the apples. Fold the other half of the pastry over the apples and press the edges firmly together with a fork. Prick the top crust and bake in a moderate oven for about 20 minutes. Apples contain vitamins A, B For the Homemaker Ideas, Suggestions, News for Women Readcn MEN LIKE APPLE PIE Most men will appreciate hot apple pit topped with melted cheese, says Miss Miriam Lowenberg of the foods and nutrition staff at Iowa State College. After you have baked the pie, lay thin slices of sharp cheese or place grated sharp cheese over the top of the pie, put it back into the oven long enough to melt the cheese and serve hot. NOTICES Radiators We are now equipped to do radiator repair work. If your radiator leaks, let us fix it for you before cold weather comes. A leaky radiator is costly in cold weather when you are buying expensive antifreeze. We have had, experience on afl makes of tracks, tractors and cars and will give yon satisfaction. Battery & ,Tire Work General Repair Work J.V.Wyin and C, especially in the flesh just under the skin, and they have some carbohydrate and mineral value, Miss Lowenberg says, but this is not enough to make them very valuable in the diet if eaten but rarely. It is the large number of apples which we use in the diet that make them of value in supply- Ing vitamins and minerals, according to nutritionists. More than 200 million apples are consumed in this country each year. THE LENOX TIME TA Will Add Vour Sal a a LJ How Do You Manage Your VOUR healthy body must be cared for A keep it .healthy. The farmer's machiner is kept oiled and adjusted—it is also protect from the weather. The office typewriter adding machine is covered to keep out the do* 3 Your body machine is infinitely more cornoli !j cated. Watch its environment. jj Your brain and nerves are part of the a chine. Keep them clean, clear, unworrie 3 cheerful, active. Such condition depends o] jj your surroundings—your environment. Your blood is a vital part of the machinj It must have oxygen and it must give off carbol ft dioxide, so it must have fresh, clean air, ,whit] depends on ventilation, and that depends on < vironment. Your digestive apparatus is most impor j] ant, and even this depends on environment, o] g the kind of food your home provides you an Q the way it is prepared. With the rest of your body, it is the samel You need a body mechanic to examine and ad) just your body machine < at intervals to keepij 0 in trim, but he is not your environment. H| ij can help you to keep well, but part of the jobi] yours. When you think of osteopathy, remembe^ that it is a natural thing and that it require you to live naturally. Dr. M. J. Sluss OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN OFFICE IN HOTEL BLDG. LENOX. IOWJJ ^''''''''""""HllMIIIMIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIJIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIimillllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll Tried and True- ORIGINAL NOTICE In the District Court of Taylor County, Iowa, Cause Numbered 2280 W. C. Van Honten, As Guardian of the Estate of Augusta Bass Incompetent, Plaintiff, againsi R. C.. Haas, Defendant. TO B. C. HAAS, THE AFORESAID DEFENDANT: You are hereby informed that a. petition is filed, and on or be!ore the 17th day of January 1936 an amendment thereto will be filed, in the office of the clerk of Tfie district court of Taylor County, Iowa, in which >etition and amendment the jlaintiff, W. C. Van Houten, as Guardian of the Estate of Augusta Hass, Incompetent, will claim from you the sum of one thousand, one hundred and thirty one ($1,131.00) dollars with 7% interest thereon from the 28th day of January, 1936, as money justly due from you as principal and interest on your promissory note dated April 2, 1924 due on or before one year after its date, drawing 7% ntereat from its date, in the principal sum of five hundred dollars, which note you executed and delivered to Frank Haas and which the said Frank Haas endorsed an4 d.eUvs?«4 to said fUSta Ham For further paj> teulars see petition, a.n.4 am* endment when filed. A writ of attachment has been issued and by virtue there- f your undivided one sixth Interest in the real estate in Tayor County, Iowa described as tie northwest quarter of section one, township seventy aorth, range thirty two west rom the fifth principal meridian has been attached. And yo» appear the*e- the second day of the term o the district court of Taylo. County, Iowa, which will commence on the twenty seventh day of January, 1936 and be held in the court room in the court house in Bedford, Iowa your default will be entere< and judgment will be rendered against you thereon. H. P. JAQUA, 3-4 Attorney for Plaintiff NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL No. 4047 In District Court November Term, 1935 State of Iowa Taylor County—as. TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: You Are Hereby Notified, That an Instrument of writing purporting to be the last Will and Testament of L. R. Barnes, deceased, idftted October 20, 1W3 having been this day filed, opened and read, the 25th day of November, 1935, ia fixed for hearing proof of same at the Court House in Bedford, Iowa before the District Court ol said County or the Clerk oJ said Court, and at ten o'clock A.M., of the day above mention^ all persons interested ft hereby notified and required to appear, and show cause, if any they have, why said Instrument should not be probated and allowed as and for the last Will and Testament of said deceased. Dated at Bedford, Iowa, October 28, 1935. Seal) FRANK HERRIOTT, Clerk of District Court Published in Lenox Time Table, Oct. 31, NOT. 7 ft 14, ins. Before a man can qualify to be a private in an army, he must be able to pass some rigid tests. Many men are not accepted. They cannot qualify. Before those who are taken on trial can be promoted, they must have proven their merits. In examining recruits for aviation and other specialzied forms of service, most thorough and exacting tests are required, Some of those who have tried have proven true. These principles apply to advertising. Tests are made. Some have tried mimeographed circulars and found them fallen by the wayside. Others have tried folders. These go to the wastebasket. Others have proven t.hat the newspaper—an invited guest in the home—is given most reader consideration. STILL OTHERS have tried and found true a specialized combination of direct mail and newspaper advertising. May we help you work out a campaign of action to help yon gain your own particular objectives? It Pays to Advertise in The Lenox Time Table iimw^

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