The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 25, 1956 · Page 18
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 18

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Tuesday, December 25, 1956
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I A JEKAN'MMINS CO., MARLAM, IOWA Our Businessmen At Home- Irons Heating & Plumbing "" A Service Complete From "A" to "Z Everything From Fixing A Leaky Faucet To Complete Home, Com mercial, Industrial Installations Irons Healing 8t Plumbing, with its office, fittings, fixture and equipment shop at 812 East McGregor in Algona, and headed by owner Ray Irons, hrfs an enviable record of heating and plumbing work in this area. The year past has seen the local firm perform a full agenda of work, including the installation of a great many gas furnaces, conversion burners, oil burners and furnaces — and yes, even several coal furnaces. Right now the Irons firm is completing a gas line installation for a large enamel-finish baking oven for one of Algona's .industrial firms — but Irons will come cheerfully, on call, to fix that irksome leaking faucet. Besides Ray, a working staff of three men — Russ Sands, Ken Geilenfeld and Ray Klein — handle the firm's healing and plumbing work. Joanne Rochleau presides over the office. Among well-known national lines handled by Irons are Armstrong and Burn-O-Malic gas and oil healing, Armstrong air-conditioning, A. O. Smith waler heaters, and three lop brands of plumbing fixtures -*- Kohler, Crane, and American Standard. A complete slock of fittings is maintained at the shop, for job use and for retail sale, also. The phone number is 523-W. Ray Irons has three hobbies —. (1) heating and plumbing (2) fishing, and (3) raising some of the finest gladiolis lo be seen anywhere. Algona Implement Co. Vour Friendly International Harvester Dealer FARM EQUIPMENT MOTOR TRUCKS Sales & Service RCA Freezer* k Air-Conditionals Phone 52 — Algona Kelley Lumber Co. "Everything in Building Materials" • LUMBER • PAINT • CEMENT • BOTTLE GAS • COAL We Aim lo Plea*e Near Milwaukee Depot - Algona Beecher Lane Appliances ( "Where The FAMOUS NAMES Greet You" | In TELEVISION s Admiral - Sylvanla H Wealinghouse = In APPLIANCES | Westinghouse = Frlgldaire 1 Youngslown 3| Phone 778 Algona H Hall - Strahorn Hdwe. Your Complete IRHA Hardware on The North Side of the Street in Algona Housewares Hardware Appliances Gifts Sporting Goods Phone 41 - Algona Irons Heating & Plumbing "Completely Equipped To Serve You Completely" Plumbing - Heating Sheet Metal Gas or Oil Units Pumps Waier Systems Complete Fixtures Modern Dry Cleaners AND TAILORS • Cleaning 3 • Pressing g • Alterations H • Repairs g Free Pick-up & 5 Delivery Through- = out City & County s Phone 531 - Algona = ^yUUIUMllUIIUWH Robinson Produce I as STORES AT ALGONA AND WESLEY I WAYNE FEEDS = Complete Lines for Poultry - Livestock Poultry Servic* W* Buy Poulliy and Eggs Pbon* |2| - JOgona numnaimuimiHyiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiimiii Algona Rendering Co, Dead Stock Promptly Removed PHONE 7-W (We Pay Phont Charges) You Can Count on Us Summer or Winter Patronize Your Local Plant Let's Get Acquainted! Folks in town and folks in the country are becoming increasingly aware of their inter-depend" ence — one on the other. Recognizing that farming today in this community is 'big business 7 , the businessmen whose individual advertisements appear here are supporting a series of "Let's Get Acquainted" aerial farm photos in this county and a series of pictures of business places in this town. The "mystery farm photo", and the "business place photo" will help business folks in. town and their neighbors in the country to become better acquainted. In both cases, we will be able to appreciate more the efforts being made by both town and country residents to make progress in their work while building a better community. HIHIJII = Bradley Bros. South Hotel Algona Farm Machinery — Trucks — Tires tfestern Aulo Associate Slur*; Complete Stocks of Auto Accessories Hardware. Hunting & Fishing Equip. TELEVISION Sales - Service Next to Iowa Slate Bank Our Businessmen On the Farm- New Idea - Oliver || Massey-Harris || Allis-Chalmers f| CMC Trucks g Firestone Tires g Phone 714 - Algona 1 Western Auto Store Nationally-Known Home-Owned aim Chrome Service Station OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY RAY SCHILMOELLER FARM Located at NE Corner of Algona City Limits Our aerial photographer, it appears, was gliding in for a landing al the Algona airport when he snapped the above photo of the Ray B. Schilmoeller farm on, the edge of Algona. Ray, owner of the farm, has been on the place for 13 years — and the well-known farm has had three previous owners — Wm. Green, Peter Greiner, and John Byson. Many interesting agricultural achievements have been made on Ihis farm, from the time it was first sellled, Ray believes,'in 1908. Wm. Green sold thoroughbred boars from the place, for as high as S10.000. Peter Greiner, second owner, paid $600 an acre for it in 1918, and more recently, John Byson won a new Chevro- let in 1939 for being winner in a national corn- growing contest. At present Ray Schilmoeller has a diversified program of farming on the place — corn, oats, soy beans, alfalfa and brome. He raises Holslein cattle. Ray says it's "a good farm and a good location." Mr and Mrs Schilmoeller have four children: Lloyd, 13, Cecil, 17, Carol (Mrs Robert Kain) 21, and Cordell, 23, a pre-med student Cretehton University, Omaha. They are members of St. Cecelia's Calholic Church, and Ray is a K. of C. <»«*- Ray relaxes with^lwo hobbies — electrical wiring and wood-working. Taylor Implement Co. and Taylor MERCURY Fine Gail and a lull line of New and Uied farm Machinery J. I. Cute-Mercury = Kewane* = Phone 421 Algona = Your Friendly Gamble Store For All Home, Farm and Auto Needi In The Heart of Algona's Shopping District 'Let Us Serve You' Phone 28 . Algona Struecker's Conoco Service We Give S & H Green Stamps B. F. Goodrich Tires - Batteries Washing Greasing Polishing 701 East Slate Phone 1175 Ernie Williams Farm Machinery & Fine Automobiles | John Deere Store —' Ponliac - Cadillac John Deere Store on Diagonal St. at CNW Track. — Phone 850 Pontlac - Cadillac Garage & Showroom on Welt Slate St. — Phone 1358 Algona Refrigeration REFRIGERATION - TELEVISION PHILCO = Refrigerator* 3 Freezers 3 Television = Ranges 3 Radios = Air-Conditionlng Ic 3 Commercial = Refrigeration = Phone 305 or 178 1 Algona = Chrome Cafe & Drive-In WE'RE OPEN AROUND THE CLOCK Steaks - Chicken Seafood - Ribs CALL 790 Tires - Balteries Accessories Complete Lubrication - Plesel Fuel and Oil PHONE 1039 Bud Anderson Miller Steel Buildings Co. A QUONSET For Every Farm and For Industry Immediate Delivery Phon* 1280 Earl 8. MUltr, Prop. Algona Flour & Feed Complete Service For the Farmer • Sargent Feeds || • Fertilizer p • New Holland Balers f Ferguson Tractors Phone a&7 - Alflon*

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