Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on March 26, 1931 · Page 6
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,1-, ,(,,? .tl" FAGE SIX KOSSttTH COUNTY APVAttCB. AL6QNA. tOWA Spring Footwear Spring is here! . . . And so are our newest shoe fashions! Light colors in Sea Sand and Putty are the leaders. There's beauty in the new Spring styles ... and delightfully pleasing because of the New Low Prices. "We are pleased to show them" SHOES AND HOSIERY Attention! FARMERS! A HOC FORMER AND GENERAL TONIC —for only— $2 per hundred We are licensed manufacturers of the BELLAMY BRAND OF HOG WORMER AND GENERAL TONIC This is a guaranteed product. If it fails to do the work we will cheerfully refund your money. Please understand that we manufacture this ourselves. Call at our office and look it over and see just what it is made of. Botsford Lumber Co. M. J. POOL Phone 256 Algona, Iowa BURT WOMAN FOUND DEAD ON KITCHEN FLOOR Burt, Mar. 24 — Mrs. Matilda Pommerenlng was, found dead in her home here Sunday evening, having probably been dead for a number of hours. Mrs. Pommerenlng lived alone, but part of her home was occupied by Mr. and Mrs. \V. R.' Carney. The Carneys failed to hear her moving around and becoming alarmed, called In Marshal Steward, who broke In the door and found her dead, lying on the floor near the stove. The stove door was open and It Is thought she was probably just preparing to start her fire in the morning when death came. Mrs. Pommerenlng was an elderly woman probably between 70 and 80. She Is ..urvived by five children, three sons, Uichard and Otto, \Varroad, Minn., uml Charles, Algona, and two daughters, Mrs. Miller, Ortonville, Minn., and Mrs. \Vm. Freese, Brooklyn, la. Plans for the funeral have not yet been made. Burial will probably be made In the Plum Creek cemetery where her husband is burled. Surprise Party on Birthday— Friday was Mrs. Ida Anderson's birthday and that evening several of her neighbors surprised her by going to her home to spend the evening. The guests were Mrs. Josephine Sharp, Mrs. H. S. Van Vrankln, Mrs. M. J. Ryerson, Mrs. W. R. Car- nery, Mrs. B. C. Sanderson and daughter, and Mrs. Neeland., On Sunday Mrs. Anderson was a guest at the A. O. Volentlne home, It being also Mrs. Valentine's birthday. The .A- C. Bernhards and Clara Shaw were also guests. Mrs. Anderson .was the recipient of three birthday cakes. Methodist Social Clears $35— The St. Patrick's day social at the Methodist church last week Tuesday evening drew a good crowd and the ladies cleared about $25. After the supper a program of Irish songs, and other St. Patrick features was given. Twenty Years Ago Advance, March SO, 1911. Sandwich Shop is Closed— The Roy Ollom sandwich shop closed its doors one day last week. The shop had only been open a few weeks, but the amount 'of business did not prove to be great enough to warrant keeping it open. FORD SAFETY Edwin Bunkofskes Go Home— Mr. and Mrs.- Ed-vln Bunkofske left Sunday tor their home at Detroit, Mich. They were called here a couple of weeks ago by the death of Mr. Bunkofske's mother, Mrs. Gustav Bunkofske. I'la.v in Distrist Orchestra- Mr, and Mrs. R. S. Timmel, Myron Chlpman, Edwin Mnnus, and Bruce Clifton went to Mason City Thursday where -Myron and Edwin played in a district orchestra before a- teachers' convention. Jos. \\~4 Wndsworih was re-elected mayor over E. G. Bowyer, 311-95. Mr. Bowyer had been a member of the council. The election was hotly fought by Mr. Bowyer, and when the result became known he announced that he would contest the seating of Mr. Wadsworth as Illegal. Through oversight the chairman of the republican city convention had overlooked filing Mr. WadswortWs nomination papers before the time limit expired. The ommisslon was noticed, and B. F. Grose, chairman, reflled the list as committee nominations under a legal provision that this could be done If nomination papers were not filed. Mr. Bowyer claimed this Invalidated the election, and his contest led,to a dramatic situation when the nW council me.t. What happened will be reported In next week's 20 Years Ago column. t t t Leroy Barton and E. E. Conner were elected councilmen-at-large! Roscoe Call, J. O. Paxson, and Al Falkenhainer ward councilmen without opposition; and W. M. Galbraith was elected 96-68 over. A. M. Jasperson in the Second, t t t A feature of the election was handbills circulated by Councilman Bowyer attacking Mayor Wadsworth's administration and private citizens. However, only a few appeared before friends of Mr. Bowyer persuaded him to desist, t t t Helen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gardner Cowles, was married to James Le • Cron, of Wyoming, at a notable society event at Des Moines. In attendance from Algona were Messrs, and Mesdames L. J. Dickinson, Roscoe Call, A. Hutchison, and E. J. Murtagh. t t t The high school basketball team had won all but one of 12 games during the season. It was defeated only by Waterloo in a tournament, 35-14, at Waterloo. Other games, all won by the locals, were: Waldorf college, 27-1.7;- Algona town team, 54-8; Emmetsburg, 36-21; Spencer, 4S-12; Charles City, 51-30; Mason City, 31-13 and 45-2; Port Dodge, 42-10; Charles City, 36-10; Spencer, 42-18; Decorah, 28-25. Legal* Satisfy said tJtecutlon, tb-Wlt! undivided Interest In the North His SOTICE OF PROBATE OF Wttt No. 3483. State of Iowa, Kossuth County, M. In District Court, March term, 1931. 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. E. Strom, deceased, dated July 12, 1930, having been this day filed, opened and read, the 8th day of April, 1931, Is fixed for hearing proof of same at the Court House In Algona, Iowa, before the District Court of said county or the Clerk of said Court, and at 9 o'clock a. m, of the day above mentioned, all persona Interested are hereby notified and required to appear and show cauee, It 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 Algona, Iowa, March 9, 1931. (Seal.) CLARK ORTON, Clerk of District Court. By CLARA REYNOLDS, Deputy. 26-28 t!6hal,naW W ff. %) „«< Seven' (7) MK TownsMp Ninety-Four* (94) North, Range Twenty-Nme<29) West of the Fifth P. M. Kossuth county, Iowa; and I will proceed to sell said property, or so much thereof as may be necessary to sat* Isfy said execution, with costs and accruing costs at public auction, to the highest bidder, for cash, In hand, on the 4th day of April, 1931, at the east door of the Court House In Algona, In Kossuth county, Iowa, at the hour of lo o'clock a. m., of said day, when and where due attendance will be given by the undersigned. Dated this 6th day of March, 1931. L. B. HOVBY, Sheriff of Kossuth County, Iowa. By Everett L. Harris, Deputy,/ Sullivan, McMahon & Llnnan, Plaintiff's Attorneys. 27-28 Ames Students Have Vacation— Wesley Bernhard, Fernley Bettin, John Schroeder, Raymond Bleich, Wendell Patterson, and Russel Chipman, Ames students, came home the end of last week for a short vacation. NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL ' No. 3489. In District Court, .State of Iowa, Kossuth county, ss. March term, 1931. To All Whom It May Concern: You are hereby notified, that an Instrument of writing purporting to be the last Will and Testament of F. S. Norton, deceased, dated January 25, 1929, having been this day filed, opened and read, the 21st day of April, 1931, Is fixed for hearing, proof'of same at the Court House In Algona, Iowa, before the District Court of said County or the Clerk of said Court; and at 9 o'clock a. m. of the day above mentioned, all persons Interested are hereby notified and required to appear and show cause, If any they have, why said instrument should not bo probated and allowed as and for the last Will and Testament of said deceased. Dated at Algona, Iowa, March 21, 1931. CLARK ORTON, Clerk of District Court. By CLARA REYNOLDS, Deputy. A. Hutchison, Attorney. 28-30 Group to Attend E. L. Play— The Rev. and Mrs. J. E. Clifton and a group of Epworth Leaguers plan to attend an Epworth League rally and home talent play at West Bend Wednesday evening. Kirrhcr House is Sold— The Henry Kircher house, occupied by the John Briggs family, has been sold to Mike Baer for ifSOO, and the Baers will move into It in a feiw weeks. friplcx shatter-proof glass windshield has saved many lives in collisions EVERY new Ford is equipped with a Triplex shatterproof windshield. This is made so that the glass will not fly or splinter under the hardest impact. It has saved many lives and prevented injuries hi many automobile •collisions. This shatter-proof glass windshield is just one of many features that make the new Ford a value far above the price. Others are the silent, fully enclosed four- wheel brakes, sturdy steel body construction, four Hou- «laille double-acting hydraulic shock absorbers, more than twenty ball and roller bearings, extensive use of fine steel forgings, aluminum pistons, chrome silicon alloy valves, torque-tube drive, three-quarter floating rear axle, Rustless Steel, and unusual accuracy in manufacturing. In addition, you save many dollars because of low first cost of the new Ford, low cost of operation and tip-keep, and low yearly depreciation. THE NEW FOHD DE LUXE COUPE Other Burt. Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Chafee were hosts last week 'Monday evening at a health dinner served by O. •G. Stow, representative for the Aluminum Cooking Utensil Co. Mrs. Wm. Skinner and daughter Myrna and Mr. and Mrs. Perry •Swearlngen and two children, Parn- hamville, were Sunday visitors at the Clifford Holding home. The Presbyterian Mite society will meet this week Wednesday afternoon at Mrs. C. J. Whitney's; Mrs. Donald Weir and Mrs. W. H. Vogel, assisting hostesses. F. L. Pratt was called to Rockford, 111., Monday by the news that •his daughter Marilda was to be operated upon for appendicitis on Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Prank Davison and baby and Irma Davison, Sioux Rapids, visited Sunday at the home of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Davison. The Rev. A. E. Coe, Des Moines, young people's secretary of the Anti-Saloon League, spoke before the high school last week Tuesday morning. Mr. and Mrs. A. N. Clifton and daughter Madge, Nora Springs, visited at the Rev. J. E. Clifton home Sunday. The men are brothers. Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Mann are parents of a daughter, Gwen Marlys, born kfet Thursday. The Manns have two other daughters. The R. A. Behnkes, Whittemore, visited Sunday at the P. W. Kollasch home. Mrs. Behnke and Mrs. Kollasch are sisters. Lois Graham entertained the Queen Esther circle at the home of her aunt, Mrs. J. G. Sewlck, last Friday evening. Mrs. F. E. Rubey and daughter cam up from Ames Saturday and took Mr. Rubey home for over Sun day with them. Waif Waltman went to Mason LOW PRICES OF F O II» CARS '430 to '630 f.O.f. Dtmti, fl»i Inlfkt •** iMwy. »mmf** mi tftn On •Mr* «l tmtU ml. Yarn c*» buy • for* In • tmtU 4mn P •• • tfffntiia fmmttlfg fUu, Sf* yaw r*r4 4*4»r for City Sunday and is at the 'Park hospital taking treatmnts for some nasal trouble. Katherine Manus came up from Lu Verne Saturday to spend the week-end with her parents, Mr. anc Mrs. H. Manus. The Tom Trenary family visited at the home of Mrs. Trenary's sis ter, Mrs. Fred Laabs, at Lakota Sunday. Mary Fairbanks, who Is employed at Fort Dodge, spent the week-< with 'her parents, the G. U. Fair banks. Mrs. J. W. Dorrance left Friday evening for Chicago for eevera days with her sister, Mrs. Sid Bar teau. There will be special services a the Methodist church every even ing of next week. Holy week. N. I. Morness is confined to hi bed with a severe attack of flu an Is threatened with pneumonia. Mrs. A. H. Meinzer, Mrs. W. T I Peter», and Ellen Scbryver w«re a, | Fort Dodse test Saturday. Representative C. 11. Hutclilns had introduced a bill in the House providing for changing the date of the primary election from Tuesday to Monday, and the House had passed the bill, S5-0." t t t IjoRoy IJarton, pioneer Lu Verne farmer, had died, following a long illness. He was a brother of Leander Barton, well-known former Al- gonian. t t t A lentllng nttractlon at the opera house was to be The Burgomaster, with a special "kangaroo girls" chorus. A Married Bachelor was another coming attraction. These were road shows. f t t Milton Norton, Marie Wehler, and Eel Clarke wore winners in a high school declamatory contest and were to represent Algona in a Boone Valley inter-high school contest. Judges here were L. .1. Dickinson, S. E. McMahon, and W. M. Galbraith. t t t An auctioneer from out of town was found to be substituting his own jewelry in an auction of the Bowyer stock and was forced to quit and leave town. The substituted articles were not up to the standards of Mr. Bowyer. Several buyers had been buncoed before the trick was discovered. John M. Vlnson finished the sale. t t t PuvliiR 1 was being discussed fop Algona's streets, and opponents were advocating oiling. Some residents suggested paving for State street, and oiled streets elsewhere. t t t An Algona • Armstrong-Fairmont railroad was being boomed, and arguments were being circulated among farmers urging them to buy stock, because the coming of the railroad would boost the value of their property. Instances were cited of 200 per cent raises in the value of farms when a railroad came through. The idea back of building the road was to sell It to the Iowa Central, the Milwaukee, or the Northwestern after it was built. t t t A livestock and domestic science special train, equipped by Iowa State college was to visit Algona, Burt, Bancroft, Ledyard, Rlngsted, Penton, and Lone Rock. The cars carried livestock and domestic science exhibits, with lecturers. t t t City mall carriers were not to vork Sundays under a new regula- lon. Previously the carrier win- ows had been open three hours Sunday mornings, and the carriers lad to stack their mail and hand it 3ut to patrons who called for it. t t t Short course receipts were $405 more than expenses, Secretary Wm. K. Ferguson reported. The money was set aside for another short course In 1912. t t t A four-Inch snow .covered the ground, killing hopes for an early NOTICE OP PROBATE OF Will No. 3486. State of Iowa, Kossuth count}. SB. In District Court March term, 1931. To All Whom It May Concern: You are hereby notified, that an Instrument of writing purporting to be the last Will and Testament of John Q. A. Jamison, deceased, dated July 21, 1921, having been this day filed, opened and read, the 14th day of April, 1D31, is fixed for hearing proof of same at the Court House in Algona, Iowa, before the District Court of said County or the Clerk of said Court; and at 9 o'clock a. m. of the day above mentioned, all persons Interested are 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 Algona, Iowa, March 13, 1031. (Seal) CLARK ORTON, Clerk of v Distrlct Court CLARA REYNOLDS, Deputy. T. P. Harrington, Attorney. 27-29 NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S 8A1E STATE OF TOWA, KOSSUTH COUNTY. SS. Notice Is hereby given that by virtue of a Special Execution directed to me from the Olerk of the Dls trlct Court of Kossut.h county, Iowa, on a Judgment rendered in eald Court on the 14th day of March 1931, In favor of The Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States, as plaintiff, and against Edwin H. Staley, in rem, as defendant, for the eum of Fourteen Thousand One Hundred Sixty Three and 68/100 ($14,163.68) Dollars and costs taxed at One Hundred Ninety-Nine and 99/100 ($199.99) Dollars, and accruing costs, I have levied upon the following described Real property as the property of the said Edwin H. Staley and Lucy E. Staley et al to satisfy said execution, to-wlt The Northwest Quarter of Section Thirty-four (34), Township Ninety- Seve'n (97) North, Range 29 West ol the Fifth P. M., Kossuth county Iowa; and I will proceed to sell sale property, or so much thereof as may be necessary .to satisfy said execution, with costs and accruing costs at public auction, to the hlghesi bidder, for cash In hand, on the 18th day of April, 1931, at the east door of the Court Housi in Algona, In Kossuth County, Iowa at the hour of 10 o'clock a. m., o said day, when and where due at tendance will be given by the under signed. Dated this 18th day of March 1931. L. E. HOVEY, Sheriff of Kossuth County, Iowa. By Everett L. Harris, Deputy Ponningroth and Holmes, Plaintiff's Attorneys. 28-2 What a Delight for tl Kiddies on Easter Mori ,•...' THAT HAPPY EVENT OF SPltlN Easter Candii Especially made for Easter Presentation] A superb display of Easter Eggs and East* elties.•• Wholesome and delicious—the R0 oli kind that will gladden the heart of the kid* please the grownups as well. THE ALGONQUIN CONFECTII J. F. BEHLMEH 101 East State Street. ALGONA, THIS WOMAN IN 4 WEEKS LOST 17 POUNDS OFl Here's a letter written October 21, looking much better. 1929, by Mrs. Fred Barrlnger, of Lewlstown, Mont., that ought to be read by every overweight woman in America. Gentlemen: I started taking Kruschen every morning as directed as I was very much overweight and wanted to reduce. I have tried going on a diet but would get so hungry that my diet would not last long, eo I decided to give "Kruschen Salts" a fair trial. The day I started to take them I weighed- 256 Ibs. and at present, which has been just four weeks, I weigh 239 Ibs. And I must say, I feel better in every, way, besides May all large people, and women, who want an easy way, give Krii fair trial. I am sure It i anyone." A bottle of Kruechenl lasts four weeks costs I B. W. Lusby'a or any j America. Take one-halll In a glass ol hot water I fast every morning. Tolj swiftly cut out pastry meats and go light on j ter cream and sugar. The Kruschen way fe I way to reduce. Try one! If not joyfully satisfied) back. *JHIIIIIIIIIIIIIII!I!!!!!!I!IIIII!IIIIIII^ By. Unanimou/ Con/ent... NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR AUTHORITY TO MAKE COMPROMISE SETTLEMENT WITH JESSIE E. STEVEN AND TH08. L. STEVEN, OF ALGONA, IOWA, AND WAITED H. SMITH AND GRACE SMITH (deceased), OF HURT, IOAVA. • In the District Court of Iowa, In and for Kossuth County. In the Matter of the Receivership of the County Savings Bank, Algona, Iowa. To All Persons Interested In the Receivership of the County Savings Bank, Algona, Iowa, and to Whom It May Concern: You are hereby notified that there is now on file in the office of the Clerk of the District Court of Kos suth County, Iowa, the Application of L. A. Andrew, Superintendent of Banking of the State of Iowa, as Receiver of the County Savings Bank, Algona, Iowa, asking that he may be authorized to make a compromise settlement with Jessie E. Steven and Thos. L. Steven, of Algona, Iowa, and Walter H. Smith and Grace Smith (deceased) of Burt, Iowa, according to the terms and conditions set out in said application, to which you are referred for further particulars. You are further notified that the hearing on said Application will be had at the Court House in Algona, Koseuth County, Iowa, on the 2nd day of April, 1931, at 2 o'clock p. m. of said day, at which time you may appear and show cause, if any you have, why an order should not be entered authorizing said settlement. L. A. ANDREW, Superintendent of Banking of the State of Iowa, as Receiver of the County Savings Bank, Algona, Iowa. R. H. MILJjER, 28 By Examiner in Charge. and pleasant spring, t t t Beturng from the 1910 census for Kossuth towns were: Lu Verne, 601; Wesley, 457; Algona, 2908; Whittemore, 518; Titonka, 278; Burt, 495; Bancroft, 830; Penton, 211; Ledyard, 222; Swea City, 402. t t t John Meslus's car had tipped over when it ran into an open culvert. Mr. Meslng was not much hurt. t t t Nearly a page of board proceedings dealt with the establishment of and proceedings in relation to drainage districts. NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE STATE OP IOWA, KOSSUTH COUNTY, S3: Notice is hereby given that by virtue of a General Execution directed to me from the Clerk of the District Court of Kossuth county, Iowa, on a judgment rendered in said Court on the 27th day of January, 1931, in favor of L. A. Andrew, Superintendent of Banking of the State of Iowa, as Receiver of the County Savings Bank, Algona, Iowa, aa plaintiff, and against Robert Runchey as defendants, for the sum of Seven Hundred Twenty-Three and 55/100 (»723.6B) Dollars and costs, taxed at fifty-two and 82/100 ($52.32) Dollars and accruing coats, I have levied upon the following described Real property as the property of the said Robert Runchey to Nlc*Ua« Subttitutf Owing to tbe blgh cost of nicotine M an Insecticide, »clentUt» in the Vureau of chemUtry and iolli have evolved neonlcotlne, obtained from crude tUpyrldyi. 'A» • »ub«tltut« for nicotine It ba« been found to b« »v«n wore deadly to Iwecti n»tur*l //f</hr.uvt:i<Yoiiit CJefter* Yes-Twice as Good Dairy Maid Breai and Made With Double Mil Didn't you know we use milk in bread? Well, we do, and plenty of it rich, pasteurized milk that makes strong, healthy boys and girls. And flour—not just any kind, but a specially selected, short-patent flow 1 . from the very heart of the wheat berry, always the same quality. v ' ".. Don't be deceived into buying cheap bread. Cheap bre%d cheats boys and is not worth the price you pay for it. Compare the way our bread the way cheap bread toasts. Dairy Maid Bread toast* evenly cheap 1 is uneven and burns in spots, Only perfect bread makes perfect toast. We are Making a Won* Loaf at fe. Try it. Buy Dairy Maid Brei A HOME PRODUCT

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