Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on March 26, 1931 · Page 9
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LOS MFTBOY BEAT KOSSUTtt COUNTY AbVAttCB. ALGONA. IOWA ° bile Loans — .financing., s cut down.. !, • , • ' Service nersforthe pur- buying good milch cows. [can be made on ou already have. 'nient terms. -— — • — made at once. So delay. IESTERN IEDITCO. 55, Algona, Iowa fet door north or > State Bank. I, UOSPITAL Bancroft, Mar. 24 — Mr. and Mrs. Jack Qujnn and son WIHard anrt Tom O'Donnell went to Iowa City last week Sunday, and Mrs. Qulnn 'and son stayed there while willn.rd had his eye removed 'last week Wednesday. Six weeks ago while Willard and a friend were making Valentines the 'scissors slipped and stabbed his eye. For a time it was thought that the eye could be saved but Infection set in and It was necessary to remove the eye to save the sight of the other one, Woman Conducts Jlcvlvnl Hero— Miss H. Nell MalBn Is conducting evangelistic services at the local Baptist church this week. Sunday She spoke to men and boys only, and next Sunday she will conduct a meeting for women and girls. Ser vices are being held every night th/ls Week, beginning at 8 o'clock. Miss Is pastor of the Galbralth church between evangelistic W. J.PAYNE, Editor ! handle the BEST DES of COAL and |m the lowest possi- argin. ieeds us furnish with your Malen Union campaigns. The Rev. Chos. E. Bry den Is pastor of the local church. St. John's Grades In Program— A large crowd attende'd the pro gram given by the grade pupils o St. John's school In honor of the Rev. J. D. Flsch's namesday, last week Wednesday evening at the auditorium. "Tad's Inspiration," a two- act comedy was one of the features. Pupils of the eighth grade took part in It. The, class played several harmonica selections. Forty Honrs Devotions Observed— Forty hours devotion is being held at St. John's Catholic church. The Rev Pregenzer, a redemptorist of St. Louis, Is the speaker. Priests from the neighboring towns are assisting the Rev. J. D. Fisch and the Rev. C. E. Ernst. The devotion will close Thursday evening. Devlne Hears Noted Doctor— Dr. J. A. Devlne attended a county medical meeting in Algona Friday night, at which Dr. .Chas. W. Mayo, Rpchester, Minn., was a speaker following a 6:30 dinner. Circus Ideas Wanted. K'sewhere In this paper, on the Farm Bureau Exchange page, Is nn advertisement which n sks for sii s - gostions for a circus at the annual Picnic at the fair grounds in June. Tlio manager of this feature Is W. J-r. Patterson, Lakota, and suggestions should be sent to him. Prizes l n cash ot 50c to S3 will be pa d by the F. B. Mr. Patterson will send a sheet of instructions to inquirers who wish t 0 compote. The closing date Is April 20. Hotter get the instruction sheet now and earn one of the prizes as well n s contribute to the success of the F. B. picnic, lin annual event of growing Importance. The Instruction sheet will Include a, brief description of the stage, loud speakers, and a working knowledge of Just what type of suggestions are wanted. naming Suggestions are wanted for and costuming animals, humorous and educational questions to be asked before the "mike", etc. Blaces to write for reference material will be given. The Advance Farm Department library, which includes half dozen or morn books on programs, etc., might be 'helpful to someone, and we shall be glad to cooperate. Why not have Mayor Big-Blll-the- Bullder Thompson bring his circus out to KossuthV Maybe he could get us nil to vote for him if he would come — maybe! Farm Editor Remembered. We 'have the pleasure to acknowledge a gift of *i fruit Jar full of canned beef put up by a woman who east, and we met their , healthy twins, Elmer nnd Melvin, who will be two years old May 12, and'a finer Stephen TJaden, west of Titonka, who farm.s 205 acres which he bought from his parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Tjaden, hnd.lBO day- old pigs saved from 23 litters when wo came along one day last week. He raised 135 from 25 litters last year, and his first 75 hogs hit the market at an average of 200 pounds at seven months and were sold at If 8.80. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Mulligan, Bancroft, have moved to the former Dodon farm, northeast of Titonka, where George U Fox operated last year. We happened along the other clay .Hist as Mrs. Mulligan had taken a batch of cookies from the oven, so we tasted pastry that Just melted In the mouth. Mr. Mulligan has been troubled some recently with rheumatism, and we hope he will improve before .spring work begins, 140 acres she owne for the last five years, or since the death of her husband. A young man who worked for her till this spring recently married Flora, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frnnzen, who farm in the same neighborhood, and has started out for himself. The new hand on the Ubben farm Is Jesse Harms. Mrs. tlbben has an attractive home, well kept up. John nhipontr'op Sr., Titonka, who, if we remember rightly, already owned nine farms, has bought another, the former John Swalvo 1'10-n.cre property north of town, and his son George has moved onto it. George will, however, continue to operate 120 acres whore he has boon farming, and besides will farm 40 acres of the farm Alrek Buckholtz has been operating. This makes a good-sized bit of land to handle, hut George has been getting into a position where he had to find work for a growing family of boys Mr. Buckholtz farms 120 acres. All of this land Is included in the John Ulppentrop holdings. Tom Loats, son-in-law of Mrs. John Rippentrop, las moved from Titonka to the iou«o vacated by the George Rip- , inntrops. He is a paint, contractor whoso work is done mostly around Freak* of Malar* Some mammals seem to have borrowed parts from their neighbors— Nature must have been In a joking mood when she produced them. Two Instances are the duck-billed platypus of Australia, a creature with a body of fur and a duck's beak; and the white-headed Snkl of Slam, a mammal which 1ms a huge bushy lull, blnck body, and a face of a pale ocher color resembling that of a benevolent old gentleman. Crime of "Paperhanging" In the 1 criminal world those persons engngdd i" counterfeiting, check raising and Mimllar occupations are known us "paper hangers" nnd operations (if these persons cosl flip American puliHc iihotil twenty tn'lllon dollars annunllv. Lions Club to AVcst Bend— The Bancroft Lions went to West Bend Tuesday evening to attend a charter night. 'There are 24 members In the Bancroft Lions club. certainly knows how flavor and tastiness. to save all the She places big the corn- season. IBS' ElEVATOB CO. HOBAHTON . EUer Jr., Phone J6F1. lorpe's 1 there has been a dull i winter we have put It to f ty getting some of the old i machinery into condition |«Win. This is coming In ' that business Is picking r thing we have done in "wilts Is making up evens' are all ready except the *. which we do to suit you « material and the ["' for wagon hounds, tool- Sues, and axles ready to 1 f °r you the minute you .Tonka' Sister Hns Operation— Joe Jenks left Sunday for Omaha to be at the bedside of his sister, Mrs. Alice Junkins who underwent an operation Monday. Other Bancroft News. Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Dltsworth returned Sunday from Montrose, S. D., where they had attended the funeral of Mrs. Ditsworth's uncle, Michael Flannery. Mrs. Dltsworth is bookkeeper at Kennedy Bros, store. Raymond and Ralph Folan, Independence, came last week Wednes day to visit' friends a few days. The Folans lived on the Walters & Guide farm east of town till several years ago. ' Bernard McGuire left Monday to Join the "John McGuire grading gang. They will grade the Swea City-Es- thervllle road. Bernard runs the caterpillar for this gang. Doris Hutton come home Sunday from Minneapolis, where she is a senior at the state university. She is a daughter of Postmaster-Editor and Mrs. R. B. Hutton. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Becker visited his mother, Mrs. Josephine Becker, last Sunday. William is now man aging a .meat market and grocery store at Ventura. Mrs. Jos. Recker, and son Jos. Jr., and daughter, Mrs. M. McGilligan and the latter'B two children visited the C. C. Halls, Webster City, Sunday. Theresa Recter visited her folks at W«sley Saturday and Sunday. Miss Recter attends St. John's high school here and makes her home the A. H. Fuchs family. Mrs. Mary Grames, Owatonna, Minn., and daughter came last week Wednesday to visit their son and brother Paul Grames and family. Rosalyn Lappe and Mrs. Josephine Becker visited friends at Mason City Thursday. Mrs. Becker has slices of beef in flour, rolls and browns them in the frying pan, then rolls the slice into a i-oll that will just fit the Jar, or perhaps it may take several rolls. After the Jar is sealed the meat is processed In a big cooker. Other parts of the beef are cut into little chunks which when the can is opened are found as tasty as real game. We were forbidden to mention the woman's name,'but we can say it is no wonder that her husband always has a well-fed, satisfied look, with such a housekeeper. At another house we are not permitted to name the woman said, "Here is a little souvenir of the butchering season." And when we unwrapped the package at home we found a big roll of cured sausage! Wonderful breakfast food, that sausage. (P. S.—The Advance editor remarked, when he read this, that he guessed,, it was about time to lay us off and take the road himself.) for he has a large farm to operate. O. F. Lalller, who up to seven years ago farmed with ,1. T. Lalllei on the Lnlller farm south of St Benedict but 'has since been farm ing near Thompson, is back on the home farm, and J. T., who 'had been operating it alone, recently moved to St. Benedict to occupy a house where his father, who owns the farm, has been living. The O. F Lalliers have a son Leo who wll be three years old In May, and Mrs Lalller Is Sarah, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Nick Kelsh, of Corwith. Fred Gebken is a new hand on the. Plum Creek farm operated by H. A. Bates in connctlon with his Union township farm. Mr. Gebken is married and has a boy of two years and a girl of one year. Mrs. Gebken is Mary, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Lelnlnger, of Lotts Creek township. Fred has formerly worked in Lotts Creek for Albert Potartz and others. The couple had of late been living at Rock Island. Mrs. Gebken Is a sister of Mrs. Earl Lauritzen, whose husband works on the other Bates farm. Andrew Cebulka, who has moved Titonka, and he already has .several contracts for the season. One day last week \ve spent a few minutes with Mrs. Herman TJarks, west of the German Valley store. Mr. and Mrs. TJarks started the German Valley store in 1892 and operated it seven years before . it was sold to Mr. and Mrs. K. E. Krause. Mrs. TJarks remarked that a granddaughter had recently married Carl Krause, who, with his mother, now operates the store. Mrs. Tjarks clerked in a store at Emden, Germany, before she came to America. She and her husband were married 15 years before they eml- | grated. After the German Valley store was sold she lost her husband, but she owns 520 acres of land, 240 acres of which is farmed by Meindert Schmidt and 160 by Jacob Geigler, Mrs. Tjarks' son Herman operates the farm where they live, pair of young farmers It would be hard to find. Mr. Ellman has rented the house and about 15 acres of LOANS On All Forms Security. Special loan pla.n for purchasing milch cows. See or write c. n. LA IUHIIE Algonn Phone 55. Iowa Klrst door north of Iowa State Hank 27-30 OATMEAL WORKS WONDERS WITH Baby Chicks For rapid growth and strong healthy bodies, feed your baby chicks Ful-0-Pep Chick Starter, a balanced mash with an Oatmeal base. Prices are much lower as shown by the following list: 100 Ibs. Starting Mash $3.75 100 Ibs. Growing Mash $3.00 100 Ibs. No Corn Chick Feed $2.50 100 Ibs. Fine Chick Feed $2.50 100 Ibs. Coarse Chick Feed $2.50 100 Ibs. Rolled Oats $2.50 100 Ibs. Steel Cut Oats $2.50 100 Ibs. Chick size Oyster Shells ___$1.15 100 Ibs. Pearl Grit $2.00 Bale Peat Litter T $3.00 We also carry a complete line of chick feeders, water- ers, brood coops, and many other items for the poultry raiser. Algona Flour & Feed Co. the ground. The Grays are farming the rest in connection with other holdings northeast. Mr. Ellman will give most of his time to other work. from Lime Creek township, Cerro Gordo county, to the farm vacated by Ellis Jain, west of Titonka, is interested in seed corn. Last year he won several prizes when he showed in his county against a big field'of entrants and in direct competition with William McArthur, Lime Creek township farmer who has a statewide reputation as a seed-corn grower. We did not meet Mr. Cebulka, but we saw some of the yellow corn that brought In the prize money. It was shown to us by Mr. and Mrs. Louis Smith, -who have Poor Worm The worm turns all right, n K tucky editor observes, but not until the voice on the bnek sent gives him orders to do so.—Cupper's Weekly. Finn* Hold Record Generally speaking, the natives of Finland nre the most ln\v-nbkl Ing. A police system Is not found necessary. It makes droopy, dejected garden things pertly crisp and sprightly! The Frigidaire Hydrator. to keep and restore garden- fresh crispness to fruits and vegetables is one of the many outstanding advantages of Frigidaire Advanced Refrigeration. There are many others. We invite you to come in and learn all about them. FRIGIDAIRE 1HENEW ALL WHITE PORCELAIN-ON-STEELFRIOIDAIRESARESOLD WITH A 3 YEA R SERVICE GUARANTEE A. K. CLIFF, Utility Shop Old Modem Dry Cleaners Building—Phone 191 Terms will be arranged to suit the purchaser Wood > a truck body recently H«T y> ana we re Pa«r !l° f an >' kin <J- We have wood and Iron, also these parts. going to •soon. Are your KSS^ I (Hit. eW ? d everything three children living In Mason City. The Al Menkes, Fairmont, apent last week Wednesday with his folks. Mr. Menke Is manager of the "Al Menke and His Gang" orchestra. Mr, and Mrs. R. N. Bruer retunv ed Sunday from Minneapolis, where they had visited their daughters, Mrs. Austin and Mrs, J. Smith. Mrs. Jos. Elbert, Algona, and children Visited the Roy Schiltz family 'Sunday. Mrs. Schiltz was Gertrude Elbert before her marriage. ' Harry Cutler, Rockford, spent Saturday and Sunday with his folks "here. Harry Is employed by the M. ,T. McGuire graders. ' The N, J. Merrills visited the Leo Klockes at Hollandale Sunday. Mrs Klocke was Leon Merrill before her marriage, Martin McGuire, Algona, and his brother William, Davenport, were visitors Sunday of the Frank Mc- Gulres. Mr. and Mrs. Jule Slefert, daughter Arlene and Joe Welsh, all of Ledyard visited the Frank McGuires Sunday. Loretta Merrill returned Thursday frpm Mankato, where she had visited a friend since last week Monday. Mr, and Mrs. M. F. Baker, Sigourney, .visited the L. F. Kennedys last week Wednesday and Thursday. Mrs. Bridget Quinn and daughters Julia and Margaret visited friends at Fort Dodge Monday. Mr. and Mrs. James Conwayy Emmetsburg, visited the A, Conlons last week Wednesday. : Flpren.ee and Margaret Miller via(tell friends at Mason City Friday and Sftturday. . The L. Qrltfln family, Mallard, visited th* Williams. @egars, and Harts, Sunday. . Mrs. J. H. Menke, and Reglna and Frances Berens.were at Fort Dodge Saturday. _ , 0 _ Henry- Re<?k«r, Buffalo Center, visited the Joe Reckers Sunday. |,,JUti«MM Will Do yaWaSTnTiaK KWW? toUndy >» Bettto' ?? f ZKPiJEiL. t.T.1 «,n,/>'a ninnln' 1ml- At Henry Reiken's. At Melvin J. Reiken's, north of Algona, we recently met Donald Eugene, born October 12, and now a fine, healthy young man. Mrs. Reiken was Dorothy Cook before her marriage, and is a daughter of Ray Cook, who formerly farmed a little way south. Mr. Reiken said, "This young fellow is the only one to carry on the Reiken name so far." Melvin is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Reiken, who farm their -own 160 acres a few miles north on the Burt mail route, and Melvin got his farming Ideas from Dad. He said, "I play 50-50 on hogs and cattle against corn. If the livestock market is right I want to 'have stock to sell, and if the corn market is right I want to have*corn to sell; accordingly we hold a balance and try to have some cosh corn and feed the rest for cash livestock. Last year, from 68 acres of corn an average of 45 bushels an acre was husked, and from 47 acres of oats 45 bushels an acre were threshed. The farm is rented from Fred Willrett, who farms across the road on other land he owns. FARM NEWS AND COMMENT. A new man on a farm where Marcus Holm lived last year, northeast of Titonka, is William Miller. Mr. and Mrs. Miller have a girl of two and a boy of eight. Henry, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Rademaker, east of German Valley, told us that up to the time of bur call early last week 54 week-old pigs had been saved from only eight litters. It certainly pays as a rule to have early pigs and make them grow to a good weight quickly for the edrly market. We see many more sheep in the worked for Mr. Cebulka for_ years and came here from several Mason City with him. Mrs. Smith is housekeeper. Persons interested in seed- corn growing- and selection should keep Mr. Cebulka in mind when corn shows are arranged. Just to prove that women can manage hog-raising as -well as men, we mention that Mre. Everett Ubben, a little way northeast of Titonka, had 103 week-old pigs saved from 13 litters when we visited the place one day last week. She raised 117 spring pigs last year from 17 or 18 litters, and fed the best 68 out to weigh a 220-lb. average at seven months, when they were sold at $8.90. Mrs. Ubben has farmed the 'PP. STYLC SHOW of- ITU RE For the Living Room Farmers 9 Directory FOR SALE: CHOICE White Leghorn Cock- erals, cheap, In order to dispose of at once. White Leghorn baby chicks as low as $8,25 per 1100 of ' the very highest quality. Custom hatching, C HAMlf/TON 1EGHOHN FAEM AND HATCHERY One mile west and one mile south of Bancroft, Iowa county than in previous years. This year, too, has been a good one for successful lamb production, Bradford Buffington, as an example, had Brown's Chick Hatchery. CUSTOM. HATCHING. WE hatch chicks, turkeys, ducks and geese. Not so large-but that we can give attention to hatching your best stock carefully. Also sell baby chicks. Our sixth year. Old .location. Old friends and new ones are welcome. Phone 321, Algona. COTTON'S CHICKS, IOWA AC- credlted. Pedigreed, males used in aved 16 lambs from the first ten wes, and two more were yet to imb when we called. Bradford Is a on of Philip Buffington, south of 'itonka; and he raises his sheep on he home farm with Dad. Two of he lambs were being bottle-fed. At George Gray's, northwest of Pltonka, George and a well man vere cleaning out a well when we irrived one day last week. The <oree Ellmans, formerly Lakota, md just moved to the farm, and the 31mon Rickes were there to help hem get straightened around. > The Rickes are next-door neighbors sdme flocks. Our chicks noted ror their llvability— ask our customers, Ames Reliable feed, Simplex stoves, custom hatching n, specialty.— Cotton Chick Hatchery, Lone Rock, Iowa. WE CAN FURNISH TOU WITH chicks and hatching eggs direct from our -free range production bred stock; tested R. C. R. I. Reds, S. C. W. Leghorns, White Rocks. Custom hatching. Nutrena , feeds, peat, moss, Jamesway poultry supplies.— Krause Poultry Farm and Hatchery, phone 412, Lone Rock, Iowa. Oftny NOW White Leghorn chicks as low as $6,95 per 100 from purebrefl Tftncred fiocks. .From pur pw» flocks, biood-teBjped and mated to pedigreed cockerels direct from Tangred Farms, guaranteed to Uve, slightly higher. CUSTOM HATCHING 2iC PER E66 BY THE 1000 See o»r raised Hamilton's Oue mile west *»* I »«* »«** ?«WWfli l*Wi* J f , Friday and Saturday, March 27 and 28 Special showing and tale of high grade Angora Mohair Living Room SeU. Beit spring construction and the 1931 «tylei, | No high pretture §ale» tactics, no fake coupon*, ju»t honest built sets at a low pric* $79 - $89 - $99 16 Living Room S?ti— Large roomy davenport and wing chair* — delivered to our door. No freight, no cartage, maketthit possible. Pull-up Chair FREE with each suite. i • Foster Furniture Co. . A smaU paym«it down will hold any suite for future delivery

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