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Estherville Daily News from Estherville, Iowa · Page 3

Estherville, Iowa
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Monday, January 29, 1973
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Must Register But Draft Ends WASHINGTON (AP) - The credit-card-size piece of paper that raised armies and led hundreds to flee their homes to avoid its reach has been retired. But the draft system which monthly sent "Greeting" to thousands of young men is still Intact and as alive as it was, during the peak of the Vietnam war. Only the power to induct men into uniform has been retired. Eighteen-year-old men will still have to register for the drafts-and receive a draft card— and standby lotteries will be held annually. The power to induct can be reinstated—through an act of Congress—and probably would be in a national emergency. But now, for the first time since 1948, men aged 18 through 35 will not face induction. The farewell to the draft was spoken by Secretary of Defense Melvin R. Laird who told newsmen Saturday: "With the signing of the peace agreement in Paris today, and after receiving a report from the secretary of the Army that he foresees no need for further inductions, I wish to inform you that the armed forces henceforth will depend exclusively on volunteer soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines." The action puts the nation's military on an all-volunteer basis five months ahead of President Nixon's goal. The decision also canceled induction orders for 5,000 men who were to be drafted before June 30, when legal authority to induct young men into the armed forces expires. During the Vietnam war, the peak in inductions came in 1966 when 383,626 men were drafted. By last year, the number of inductions was down to 48,000. Nobody was drafted after early December. With the end of the fighting comes a question whose answer was delayed pending peace in Vietnam: What about the draft resisters who fled the country to avoid induction? Nixon promised he would not consider amnesty while the war continued. While there are no immediate figures on the number of young men who fled to avoid going to Vietnam, there are hundreds of them and the administration has yet to announce its conditions for their return to the United States. Ten Persons Die Monday Iii Nursing Home Blaze PLEASANTVILLE, N,J. (AP) — At least 10 persons died early today when a swiftly moving fire destroyed a nursing home for elderly people, fire officials reported. Six other persons were known to have survived the fire at Street's Rest Home, a fire department spokesman said. By the time firemen arrived at the two-story wooden frame structure, flames were shooting out of first-story windows, the spokesman added. He said that precious time was lost because firemen had to string hoses together to reach the- nearest hydrant, which is three -quarters of a mile away. The fire- • wa» ti finally extinguished; about three hours later. The identities of the victims were not immediately known. "There was no life when we got here," said Fire Chief Walt S. Schlundt. "I walked around the building but heard no hollering or screaming. "The smoke had apparently gotten to them by then," Schlundt said. Schlundt said initial indications were that the fire had begun in a linen closet. Sunday Fire COLO, Iowa (AP)-A 75-year- old rural Colo man died early Sunday when his farm home caught fire. The victim was identified as Chester Kelcerhouse, who lived about- one-quarter of a mile south of here in Story County. Authorities said the cause of the fire may have been a faulty heating system. AUCTION ESTHERVILLE DAILY NEWS, MON., JAN. 29, 1973 Page 3 Nine Die on Iowa Highways Due to the death of my husband, a public auction will be held on the farm located 6 miles east of Estherville on Highway 9 to Highway N 40 then 2V2 miles south and % mile east — or— from the West edge of Gruver 2V2 miles south and l h mile east — or— from Armstrong 12 miles west on Highway 9 to Highway N 40, 2V2 miles south and % mile east on: FRIDAY, FEB. 2nd Sale Starts At 11:00 a.m. U. P. W. Will Serve Lunch TRACTORS 1966 IHC 806 diesel tractor with cab, radio, wide front, 3-point, front end weights; 1962 IHC 560 diesel tractor with fast hitch, rubber like new; 1955 IHC MTA gas tractor with power steering; IHC F-20 tractor. PAY LOADER Michigan model 75A pay loader with 78" bucket, motor recently overhauled; INTERNATIONAL POWER MACHINERY 1966 IHC model 550 5-16" steerable plow with one-arm coulters; 1966 IHC model 456 4-row corn planter with Gandy row wheels, insecticide, herbicide, dry fertilizer, double disc openers; 1966 IHC model 45 field cultivator, 16 ft., viber shank; 1969 IHC model 500 wheel tandem disk, 14' with 24" blades; 1960 IHC roto rake, 5 bar; 1966 IHC sub-soiler, fast hitch; 1964 IHC 468 4-row cultivator. MINIMUM TILLAGE 1969 Buffalo 4-row planter with liquid fertilizer and dry insecticide; 1967 Buffalo 4-row cultivator, 3 point. PICKUP & TRUCK 1968 IHC V2 ton pickup, spare tire, 24,000 actual miles; 1960 Chevrolet 2V2 ton 60 series truck with 2 speed transmission, 16' grain and stock box, hoist, good rubber, also forage endgate. OTHER POWER MACHINERY 1967 Fox Field chopper with 2-row corn head, knife sharpener, 1,000 R.P.M., long discharge spout; 1966 Brady 4-row stalk cutter with 540 R.P.M.: 1965 Oliver dual wheel 14' tandem disk with 18" blades; 1962 John Deere model 350 elevator, 50', PTO drive, truck hopper, 62 chain, spouts; 1961 M-M corn shelter, model E, PTO drive, 32' drag; 1969 New Holland manure spreader, model 675, single beater, 275 bu., PTO drive; 1957 New Holland manure spreader, model 331, PTOdrive; 1971 Westgo 52'grain auger, PTO drive; Arts- Way 660 silo-mix unloading wagon. OTHER MACHINERY John Deere 4-row rotary hoe with transport cart; John Deere 12' grain drill, 7" spacing, grass seed attachment; John Deere no. 8 tractor mower, 7 ft.; John Deere model 666 3-16" trip bottom plow; Nobel six section flexable drag; Kelly Ryan 48' elevator; Soderholm trail-type sprayer, 8 row, complete with pump; Letz grinder; OtaWa post hole digger, fast hitch; Turley oats seeder, grass seed attachment; 2 John Deere 4-row cultivators, 400 front mount; 15' straight disk; Running gear and flat bed; Shaver hydraulic post driver. FEED About' 1000 bales straw; about 700 bales hay; (Piled In 100 and 200 bale lots). WAGONS, CATTLE FEEDLOT EQUIPMENT, MISCELLANEOUS AUCTIONEERS' NOTE .This is a large sale, therefore we must start at 11 a.m. If looking for good machinery or feeding equipment, don't miss this sale. We will sell by the number system, so please come early and register, your name with the clerk. CLARK AND BENSEN ; •.. • / NO PROP. REMOVED UNTIL SETTLED FOR USUAL AUCTION TERMS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ACCIDENTS JIM SIMON ESTATE EVELYN SIMON - EXECUTOR CUB CLARK ft LYLE BENSEN - AUCTIONEERS IOWA TRUST A SAVINGS BANK OF ESTHERVILLE - CLERK ROMANCE COULD BE IN THE PICTURE with this visit of Dinah Shore and Burt Reynolds at Little Rock, Ark., location for his "White Lightning" role. By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Nine persons lost their lives over the weekend in traffic accidents on Iowa highways. Gary Paul Levenhagen, 17, Rockwell, was killed early Sunday when the car he was driving struck a telephone pole along U.S. 18 east of Mason City. A passenger in the car, David Tosten Lynnie, 17, Mason City, was hospitalized. A five-year-old Davenport ,girl was killed Saturday night when she was hit by a car near her home. Dead is Christine Brown, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stacy Brown. Authorities said she darted into the path of car driven by Jerald Mooney, 32, Davenport. Ida Adams, 61, West Liberty, was killed and four others injured Saturday in a two-car ac­ cident four miles south of Cedar Rapids on U.S. 218. Authorities said the Adams car went out of control and slammed broadside into a car driven by Justin Green, 28, Iowa City. A high speed chase early Saturday near Ottumwa claimed three lives. Killed were Robert Ammenhouser, 16, Shawn Hurtig, 15 and Terry Lee Saner, 16. Authorities reportedly had been pursuing the car at speeds up to 100 miles an hour before the accident. A two-car crash Saturday near Curlew killed Clarence Backstrom, 61, Curlew. Authorities said Backstrom was a passenger in a car driven by Henry Grafe of Curlew. Grafe received only minor injuries. Authorities said the Grafe vehicle and a car driven by Raymond Smith of Curlew collided at an intersection. Jeffery Modderman, 24, Alexander, was killed Friday night when the car he was driving collided with a truck on U.S. 69 about three miles South of Klemme. Authorities said the truck driver, LeRoy Towns of Atlanta, Ga., suffered only minor injuries. Frederick Carl Davis, 39, Central City, was killed in a two-car crash on Iowa 13 about two miles north .of Marion Friday night. Davis was the driver of one of the vehicles. Authorities identified Donald Rutley, 28, Manchester, as the other driver. Wild African dogs may attain top speeds of more than 40 miles an hour and run at an average speed of 30 miles an hour for several miles. HELD OVER THRU SATURDAY BIG DISCOUNTS ON MANY ITEMS mm OTHERS AT EVERYDAY LOW BARGAIN PRICES I V HELD OVER THRU SATURDAY FEBRUARY 3 GREAT VALUES FOR EVERYONE ™ Don't miss out k BUY I NOW WORK GLOVES 15 TROUBLE LIGHT $ Shockproof handle with KiiJet.y switch, portable tool 1 outlet'. 'Hunvy-dut^ M guQrd„( und plastic covered,wire. Plastic Coated Playing CARDS 06-10-047-3 GUIDE GRIP Jluilt for long weur, easy steering and positive cleaning. Limit one pair. Additional 980. The original low bar angle rear tractor tire developed by Firestone. 23° FIELD & ROAD w bar angle rear tractor tir $ 40 73 " SCA48 S I07 815 Site 11.2-24, | 4-ply rating Site 13 6 28, 4-ply rating Siie 15.5-38, 8-ply r»ling FARM TRUCK TIRES! TRANSPORT Long wearing, strong nylon cord body nil- wheel truck tire featuring MIUOAGE, STRENGTH and SMOOTH HIDI3. n 5? 33 r.E T„ v 6 00-iff Plus $2.40 F E.T.aruJ cMchanyA Plus 52 50 f £ T.anti L'ttchsnQf] s 22 50 s 24 55 SOQ20 rrsx $OQ58 WW ^^ m ^^M e«iion«( All imcea lor lilurk. tulie -lyin: <*[-!>' rutiny. LOW PRICES ON ALL TYPES 1 SIZES... WIDE 0VALS1 TRACTION! CONVENTIONAL! BELTED CAR TIRES! Strato'Streah SUP-R-BELT Double-belted, long mileage tires, wide "78" series for superb bundling. pu»i si so r r t. hfliH|t! lira nil wuuf tiif. IJ7B 13 ih 00 13|. ALL SIZES LOW PRICED! SIZE TUBELESS BLACKWAIL TUBELESS WHITEWALL HI C7B 14 16 9!> 141 •23.30 •25.85 12 11 E78I4 17 3b 141 F78-14 17 7b^41 „_24 ! 20_ 25.15 ~26.90_ * 27.95 2 31 2 (0 F7B11)I7 7ii lb) 25.85 28.70 2 M G78 14 IU 2!) 141 26 25 29.16_ 2 67 G7H IGia 2'j'iril 26.90 29.90 2 73 Alt pticn jitu* tax< FARM TIRE Built for long wear; to resist acid, moisture and rough service damage. 7 Plus 80C F E.T., •da 6.00 16, 4-ply rating. Paatsmgar dtaigrt. SPECIAL Plut 51 20 F E T. •In 9.SL-14. 6 <pty rating. RIB DESIGN ALL SIZES LOW PRICEDI 23° ALL TRACTION FIELD & ROAD™ Our original equipment rear. 18% deeper bars at center and 14% deeper at shoulder, built for more stability and longer wear than Field & Hood. Siie 16.5 3B, iflijjm ••^-T ^B 6 ply rating H ^^F^^F ^^L ^^^^^^^Ea^k ^^'^l' on'll 18 434. .•^•^•^^ ilyratinQ HBJH^S^P ^B^F* Site IB 4-3B. A^—ajjaTBlBl • 23° DEEP TREAD Our best rear. Wide 23° bars, 42% deeper at shoulders, 25% deeper at center and offering up to 50% longer wear than All Traction Field & Rood. plyr.ling ••« < arB < B/ 1B.4 34. jW rating flW BMSS CHECK WITH US FIRST... ALL SIZES LOW PRICED. 4-YEAR 'KfflT ?ir«*ton« TKACTM TIRE If a n«w Firestone Deep Triad, All Traction Fltld 4 Road. Field 4 llnnd or Champion Spade Grip rear tractor tire, whether used on a tractor or implement hecoinea unserviceable In NORMAL- AOIIICULTURE uae by OftlG- JNAI. I'UI.CifASKH within 4H months ol the dole of purchase. Firestone will, nt Us op I Inn. repair the tire at m> chartfi- or replace it with a Firestone lire of like uuulity anil siie chnrtflna only a pro-rata portion of the then current "TitA l)K I'lUCK" in accordance with the schedule below. The Trade t'ricea are Intended to. but may not. represent national average selling prices. CONDITION OF ADJUSTHII TIKE %_QP TKAliK I'HICK AND P.E.T. 2.V.', or less I read worn oil and within first 21 months service 25% I W .'.J tit less ol trend worn off and within lirat lilt months service 60% 75", or less treud worn olf und within first 1H months service Wnrrnnty dors not cover logging or industrlul tire use or damage due to willful obuse. lire, thelt, implement obstruction, uruk-r-inflation or kinked and broken beads and la otherwise subject to oil of the CONDITIONS. EXCLUSIONS, LIMITATIONS OF OUIt I'JUNTKD (lUAItANTEE. l'lus applicable dealer service charges, taxes and cartage, if any. DON'T WAIT! DUAL UP! SAVE TIME, FUEL & MONEY! Dual tractor tire application will give unbelievable results... KEDUCES SOIL COMPACTION, DOES MCIIIE ON LESS FUEL, MINIMIZES WHEEL SI.II'. SPEEDS UP FIELD WOKK.CilVESTOP FLOTATION. FARMER DAYS TIRE SPECIALS NEW UStU CHANJiluvms Oil' STYLfc IHEAL) OESM.N'. THAI)! IN', yiual viituos* In» MK.M t-v. i , wiit -.-l till thO fdt m Dull I Willi •../•• s ..'i .l i, |M- . limited Wuvo l.bitnt .i (•••. A.-VI yu1 mui i)' SEE US NOW! Low Prices! ON COMPLETE DUAL ASSEMBLY I Wo have a dual assembly just right for you...or we'll get it. Duals are easy to handle, only 20 to 30 minutes normally. See us now for the best dual deal for you. USED TRACTOR TIRES ' 13-6-38 13-5-38 16-9-34 18-4-28 16-9-28 14-9-28 $25 ea. $25 ca. $40 ea. $60 ea. $45 ea. $25 ea. USED CAR TIRES Good Selection SNOW TIRES 14 & 15 Inch $5.00 & Up USED TRUCK TIRES 800-16-5 Duplex 6 ply 875-16-5 Duplex 6 ply 10-16-5 Duplex 6 ply 750x16 6 ply A-l CALL US FOR Tiresrorw "ON-THE-SPOT" FARM TIRE SERVICE IN-THE-FIELDI 1 JR frM*gf^ ON-THE-FARMI ^ Bl ™" nT57W *LT^,.\ . ft, i>. Our fully equipped Firestone (arm service truck brings you fast on-the-ipot tire REPAIRS. REPLACEMENTS and HYDRO-FLATION ... WHEN AND WHERE YOU NEED IT Set; fire$fon» FIRST Let u'> lu'cp yon i olliiuj 1 Don't miss out DRIVE IN TODAY! B WAYSTO(,, MnP[ ..|. CHARGE! UE|U LJ irt$tont 801 Central Avenue, Estherville, Iowa - Phone 362-3557 OPEN THURSDAY NIGHT 'TILL 9:00 P.M.

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