The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 18, 1956 · Page 12
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 12

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, December 18, 1956
Page 12
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Wibben, Builder, Has Biggest Year In '56 - Plans BUILDING MATERIALS OF ALL KINDS AND TYPES • for Remodeling, Modetniting • For Fafm It Dome Building • For Ready-Mixed Concrete Ready-Mix Concrete AND LUMBER CO. Mr. Farmer: For QUICK and CLEAN Removal of all Dead Stock WE PAY ALL PHONE CHARGES 7-W Algona Rendering Co. Permit No. 33 Hwy. 169 S. " " Algeria's Modern Furniture Store! Our Direci-From-Feciories Purchases of Furniiure and Home Furnishings SAVES YOU MONEY B JUST ROM'S Low Down Payments — Free Delivery NO JOB TOO SMALL OR TOO LARGE - ON THE FARM OR IN TOWN _ NEW BUILDING OR REMODELING Ben Wibben, local building contractor, can look back over 1956 with rightful pride because he's done a tremendous job of building new and remodeling old homes In Algona and surrounding areas, And with this great building program in the past, he can look to the future with even more enthusiasm. The building boom !s growing and growing as each year passes. And reports indicate there will be no, let up for years to come. Right now Wibben and his crew of skilled men have erected a new home for Willard Steffans on fast Nebraska street in about ten days time. Of course, this is just the "shell" but it shbws that Wibben's men are no slackers whsn it comes to work. New homes are not the only things that keep Wibben busy. He's done extensive remodeling work in many Algona homes and farms around the area. He turns out all kinds of building work, including cabinet making. A job is nevar too small or too large for this busy man who always has time to talk with everyone. While there's always a back log of jobs, Ben says he never turns any offers down if they can possibly be done. Here are some of the new homes which Ben Wibben has built recently or is in the process of building: Jim Schneider, Albert Hagg, Hal Long, Ferris Miner, Gene Faulstich, in Algona; Clarence Banker and Frank Tesch in Britt; Nick Berte in Bode; Alphonse Berte and John Thul Ih St. Joe; Dr. Thompson at Galbraith; and Clarence Riebhoff in the tone Rock - Burt area. He also built the new Schultz service station building on South Phillips street. , Ben's lining up spring work now and advises anyone who wishes to discuss future building or remodeling to do it soon so that plans can be made in time for completing of a project when the customer wants it. Wibben's a hard man to track down, but if you want to talk with him call in the morning before 6:30 or in the evening after 6:00 o'clock. His office phone is 1255-W and residence 1255-R. You'll always get a friendly greeting. CARPET Headquarters OF NORTH CENTRAL IOWA Ccifrying In Stock The Most Complete Selection of Carpeting In This Area — Displays at Your Fingertips | 'S FURNITURE; Greatest Gasolene Bargain In The Whole Midwest ernes © SGRVICI AT REGULAR PRICE For Extra-High Compression Cars New Super 5-D NEW MILEMASTER ALLEN WAGNER Service Station Phone 122 S. Phillips St. ROY HUTZELL Bulk Plant Roto-Rooter Sewer Service » :,'»'- • . • . For Clogged Sewers and Drains No Unnecessary Digging — Guaranteed COWAN'S ROTO-ROOTER Serving Kossuth County - Phone 980 Algona Collect i EN Building Contractor AM Types Building — Farm and town 122 South Heckart, Algona Phone 1255-W (Please Call After 6:00 P.M.) Hal Long Residence Ferris Miner Residence Make Your Plans For 1957 Phone After 6 p.m. V 4 I < > < > < i < i i i < ( Banking Needs SAFE $ CONFIDENTIAL Serving and Growing with the Community IOWA STATE BANK Albert Hagg Residence MILLER LUMBER CO. Building Needs of all Kinds -—- LOWER PRICE -r— •; MAX BARTHOLOMEW, Manager East State at C & NW Tracks - AI 8 ona OFFICE SUPPLIES By Top Line Manufacturers ART METAL - INVINCIBLE - WILSON - JONES - LYON MOORE BUSINESS FORMS - R. C. ALLEN - J. P. COOKE F. S. WEBSTER - ROYAL - REMINGTON UPPER DES MOINES Phone 1100 PUBLISHING CO. Algona JACK'S TIRE SERVICE RECAPPING, REPAIRING, ALL TIRES Farm Implement Tires a Specialty—24 Hr. Service All OK Recapping is unconditionally guaranteed or your money back. i ,,. « Storage • Crating We Move Household Goods Anywhere Fully Insured — New, Modern Storage Warehouse All Types Crating — Phone 298 POST Transfer & Storage $0. Phillips St. Cook & Heat with THERMOGAS The Preferred L. P. Gas BOTTLE AND BULK SALES GAS APPLIANCES Rapid Thermogas Co. Phono 16 Algona QUONSET Stran-Steel Buildings For Farm & Industrial Use MILLER STEEL BUILDING CO. Phone 1290 Algona FIRE PROOF CHESTS VICTOR - MEILINK - R. C. ALLEN Keep Your Valuables Safe From Fire Ideal For Home, Small Business, Farm Prices Starting at $19.70 Upper Des Moines Pub. Co. "Let the Red Trucks Serve You, Too" With Any of Your Needs in COAL • IUMBER • INSULATION HOG FEEDERS • BROODER HOUSES F. S. NORTON & SON Phone 339 (For AH Your luilding Supplies ERNIE WILLIAMS Your John Deere Headquarters In Algona "The Quality Name In Farm Equipment" On Diagonal St. at NW Tracks >**< v >»»»»»»»« 0 < ' < • o INTtRNATlONM. HARVlfTIR FARM EQUIPMENT • FARM SERVICE MOTOR TRUCKS HOME APPLIANCES Phone 52 1407 Commercial St. General Machinery Repair Welding - Cylinder Boring SPECIALTY PARTS MANUFACTURED ALGONA MACHINE SHOP < > o < > < > <' < t < ' 0 <' <> <' <> M. C. Oakland W. State St. Ed Hagg < > o <' o ALGONA PLUMBING & HEATING SERVING WITH QUALITY WORKMANSHIP o Globe & Luxaire Furnaces o Electric Sewer Rooter Service • Richman Fixtures & Kohler Bathroom • Chrysler Air-Temp Air Conditioning « NATURAL GAS Everything In Equipment We Perform All Types Plumbing & Heating Serv. ADVERTISE Whtrt Yen Receive The Most For Ymir Dollar - In Tht A160NA UPPER DES MOINES *Ko$$uth'$ Newspaper" VIKING FARM OILS AND GREASES Premiums with Your Gas Purchases BULK DELIVERY SERVICE Station and Bulk Plant North Milwaukee Depot WESLEY ALGONA WAYNE FEEDS - HY-LINE CHICKS SWIFT'S ft AGRICO FERTILIZER "Service With A Smile" at E SKELLY STATION Gas — Oils — Greases Battery Service — Tire Repair 300 W. State St. - Algona

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