Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on May 14, 1931 · Page 3
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•' KOSSUTH COUNTY ADVANCE, ALQONA. IOWA PAGE THRHB L F, KENNEDY, BANCROFT, IS AMES SPEAKER Bancroft, May 12—Mr. and Mrs. b. P. Kennedy returned from Ames Friday afternoon. Ml-. Kennedy attended the Soil and Land Valuation Short Course there Wednesday and Thursday. Mr. Kennedy is vice- president of the Farmers & Traders Savings bank here and president o£ the Kossuth County Bankers' association. He read a paper, "A Banker's Relation to the Local Fanner and His Soil Management Problems." A round table discussion' followed Mr. Kennedy's talk. The program was arranged by the soils department of the college, under direction of W. H. Stevenson, head of the Ww I want • •. now" • "Tell me—what can I do to improve my lot? Sure, I'm a farmer. I like farming. I was raised on the soil. So were my folks. "I ought to be able to sell my stuff as soon as it's ready. Well—I'm doing that now. I take my butterfat, eggs and poultry to the nearest Swift & Company produce plant. "And I ought to have ready cash just as soon as I make delivery. I get that toe. Swift & Company pays me for all they take, as they take it, at the full market price. "I ought to patronize my own community, and deal with other people who do. Yes— that's true. Well, Swift & Com'pany has 55,000 employes in over 500 towns and they all work for the company in their own home towns and spend their money there too. They pack and distribute the Swift brands right where they live. Many of them are our own townsfolk, helping this town to grow, helping to support our schools, stores and banks. "It seems to me that I'm getting a good, square deal now. And it gives me a real feeling of security to know that I'm part of an organization of 55,000 employes and 48,000 shareholders; that it is able to make a reasonable return on their investment and operate successfully on an average profit from all sources of only a small fraction of a cent per pound." «A Producer" department. Lion's Club Entertains Guests— Members of the Kossuth County Board of Supervisors and the county engineer were guests of the Bancroft Lions club at a dinner Tuesday even Ing. The guests Included W. E. McDonald and H. M. Smith, Algona, Frank Balgeman, Whlttemore, Chas Morris, Lone Rock, Olaf .Funnemark, Wesley, and P. J. Helken, Swea City. Former Druggist Visits Here— Peter Nemmers, Cedar Rapids, came last week Wednesday to visit his mother, Mrs. John Nemmers, and to look after business interests. Mr. Nemmers is having several buildings put up on his farm north of town. He owns and operates a drug store in Cedar Rapids. Prior to that he had the Carmean drug store here. three tables of bridge Sunday even- Ing. The H. E. Welsbrods and C. E. Welsbrods, of Fenton and the W. F.. Refiners, Fenton, were out-of- town guests. The Marlon Johnsons, Mason City, visited her mother, Mrs. Peter Becker, 'last week Wednesday. The Wm. Beckers, Ventura, and Fred Becker, Mason City, visited her Sunday. Emily Welp, who has been 111 the last three weeks with a severe attack of the flu, is able to be up and around the house now. She is a junior at St. John's school. The Alphonse Fangmanns, Alta, visited the M. J. Dyers and Frank Fangmanns Sunday. Mr, Fangmann and his brother Lawrence operate a garage at Alta. Doris McCoy, Brltt, is helping at the Dr. E. A. Howe home this week. Mrs. Howe Is 111. The McCoys moved to Brltt from here the first of March. The H. E. Weisbrods and C. E. Welsbrods, of Fenton, and the W. F. Reimers, Whlttemore, visited at the R. N. Bruer home Sunday. The C. C. Smiths, Burt, visited the H. J. Guides Friday evening. Mr. Smith is a partner of Smith Department store at Burt. Mrs. Lena Meyers entertained the Catholic Ladies' Mission Circle at her home last Wednesday afternoon. Gladys Berglund, Mary Jane Lewis, Arlene Pringle, Francis Norris, Amelia Borhow, and Ivan Smith. New 1'nt.iiwlx Staff Named — The Putuwlz (school paper), staff for next year has been elected. Seniors on this year's staff nominated pupils for editor-in-chief, and the assembly voted on them. Elmer Zlel- ske was elected. Walter Miller will be assistant editor; Willis Dyer, business manager; Tilmer Halvorson, assistant; Roland Gabel, circulation manager; Marvin Junker- melor, assistant; Fern Lewis, literary editor; Irvln Klinksiek, sports; James Logan, assistant; Anita Gelhaus, town news. Three departments have been added: Junior high, Helen Dutton and La Vaun Farrow, editors; editor. the grades, Walter Miller, \Vdps to I^enve Humbolilt— Regina and Francis Berens and Isabel Saunders visited the W. J. Welps, Humboldt, and • friends at Fort Dodge Saturday. Miss Saundere is a sister of Mrs. Welp. The Welps expect to move to Fort Dodge this summer. Mr. Welp was made general manager of the Fort Dodge Limestone company last week. Two Cigarct Permits Granted— At the regular meeting of the city council last week Monday evening, the F. J. Welp Service Station and Hiltz cafe were granted permits to sell cigarcts. Five business places in Bancroft now .have permits. Plans for oiling city •> streets were discussed, but no definite arrangements- were made. Alice Olson Graduate Nurse— Olaf Olson and daughter Hattie went to Minneapolis Friday to attend the graduation exercises of their daughter and sister Alice, who ISwift's Premium Quality Brookfield Eggs, nium Milkfed Chickens and Golden West i prepared by Algona people. [On sale by local dealers. B was graduated from a training school for nurses. Editors Attend Press Meet— Editors R. E.. Button and Joseph Jenks returned Saturday from Des Moines, where they had attended three-day meeting of Iowa editors. The convention was held at Hotel Fort Des Moines. School picnic Comes Tomorrow — This week Friday will take place the annual school picnic and ex hlhlt. Beginning at 10 a. m. the band will play. Each grade will contribute something for entertainment either singing, physical training ex erclses, or fancy, dances. At noon a picnic dinner will be served, and In the afternoon a baseball game between Ledyard' and Fenton will take place. LEDYARD WINS FIRST TILT IN BALL JOURNEY Ledyard, May 12—The high school aaseball team went to Ames Friday morning to play In a state tournament. The first game was called at 12 o'clock against Goldfield. Led- yaixl failed to ecore till the fifth inning, when Goldfield had six runs, and in the first half of the fifth Goldfield got anothe'r. Then Ledyard got in five runs, and two men were in' and the bases loaded when Elmer Junkermeler hit a home run. Elmer was, however, called out at the home plate because he failed to touch the base. In the next Inning Elmer hit another home run that counted. In the last half of the ninth Osterman got a walk and Warner hit a three-bagger, scoring Osterman and later himself. This won the game, 8-7. Saturday at 10:30 a. m. Ledyard was to play Yale, but the game was postponed till this week Tuesday because of rain. Many went from here Saturday morning to see the games: the William Flynns and son Lawrence, Edward Knoner, Mrs. Ace Warner, D. A. Carpenter, Tice Brack, Clifford Jenks, George Dunn, Raymond Her- zos, Willis Dyer, V. A./Barrett, Mrs. George Moulton and Alice, Aleitha Brack, Bertha and Paul Nitz, Winnifred Friday, Elgar La Coeur, Tilmer Halvorson, Misses Jones, ,-Wylam,' Hewitt and Williams, Mrs. L. N. Wlemer and son Bill. K. L. Waffle Supper Planned— Lakota-Ledyard Epworth League cabinet members had 6:30 dinner In •the church basement here last week Tuesday. Attending- were the Rev. and Mrs. F. O. Johnson, Dorothy and Bill demons, Marjorie Matzener, and James Logan. They decided to have a waffle supper at Lakota soon. Senior Play Draws Crowds— The senior play, Bridge Burner, given last week Tuesday and Wednesday nights, was well attended. Two boys from Lakota furnished music Tuesday evening, and the Isenberg quartet sang Wednes-t day night. tor, has been released from her contract for the coming year, ,and goes to Van Meter, near Des Molnes, only 100 miles from her home. School Pupils Hnvo Picnic— Mrs. V. A. Barrett and Miss Wy- Inm took their school children to "The Twin Hills" Friday afternoon for a picnic. There were more than 50 In the party. Other Ledyard. The W. F. M. S, meets this week Thursday with Mrs. II. J. Womack; Mrs. F. o. Johnson, study leader; Mrs Womack, devotional leader. Kadi momber Is allowed one guest. Ida Jenks and Mr. Rettlnger spent Sunday with Mrs. Blanche Jenks. Earl Jenks, Blue Earth, and his family were at home also. Mrs. W. G. Weinberger spent the week-end with her husband at Minneapolis; also with her mother, who visited there last week. Mrs. Ostormann came Saturday from Fort Dodge, where she has been working, to attend her son Herbert's graduation. A. F. Schultz went to Des Moi'nes Saturday to have his tonsils removed and sinuses cared for. Evelyn Mayne is slowly Improv- ng. Mrs. Harriet Matzener is help- ng care for her. Mrs. Geo. D. Moulton was hostess to the Methodist Aid last Thursday. The Marquis Lindseys, of Fenton, spent Sunday at Jesse O'Keefe's. The R. J. Womacks were at Fairmont Sunday. Rural Mall Carriers Meet- Mr, and Mrs. George Thompson entertained the county rural mail carriers and wives last week Tuesday and there was a, good-siged attendance. A program was given. The next meeting is to be at Lakota. Road to Cemetery Graveled— The hauling and spreading of gravel on the road from town to Highland Home Cemetery has been finished. 'The gravel and the work were provided by lot owners and a few town people. \Spvvdtcay Tests Reveal FAC T S«. [guide the careful buyer of Motor Oil \fhe Contest Board of the American Automobile Association certifies to these statements: j 1 ho-Vis Motor Oil did not thin out from dilution. I* During the entire teat of 9,000 miles, the engines I and chassis of nil cars were lubricated effectively. |« Oil Added: only 6s /»oo « f « quart—average for all cars—in 1,000 mile test at 30 nules per hour, us- hglso-Vis 50 (Heavy). Effect of speed on oil consumption: Speed is the chief factor affecting oil consumption. All oil* tested at 55 miles per hour showed a consumption nearly 7 times thai at 30 miles per hour. Iso-Vis gave excellent oil economy at all speeds. |w Carbon: only 6.23, grams per cylinder at 30 m. p. h. I ustog Iso-Vis 50 (Heavy), average for all cars. J* Cylinder Wear; scarcely measurable — less than one onc-thousandtt (Viooo) of m mcn *" my *?*' inder in any car for Farni Bureau Meeting Held— The regular Farm Bureau community meeting was held at the public school Tuesday evening. M. L. Johnson, Eagle township, was the principal speaker, and a lunch was served. Seniors Banqueted by Juniors—. The seniors and juniors of Bancroft high school held their banquet at the Hotel Kermore in Emmetsburg Tuesday evening. There are 12 in the senior class this year. John Bergman Home Again— John Bergman returned .home from Fort Madison last week Wednesday. He was committed to the state penitentiary on a bootlegging charge three years ago. Kinscys Leaving; Homo Solcl— John Bergmann bought the Earl Kinsey home Friday. The Kinseys will move to North Carolina when school Is out. Mr. Kinsey has been there several months. entire 9,000 miles. IH U v^ E " P '° of that N<?w ,w-Vu does an outstanding * of lubrication, , Try this tested and w time, make the and Bottle Test at a»y iard Oil Service Station r>al<* wUfc New j^y^ E av \ U8ed - See for your- Ft that besides man y othep Iwtvantaoa., TVT_ _ » i. <... latest stock models of the 13 makes of cars used, in the lubrication Study conducted by the Contest BoardoftheA.A A.,on the Indianapolis Speedway from March 17 to April 9. BUICK HUDSON CADILLAC NASH CHEVROLET OLDSMOBILE CHRYSLER PONTJAC CORP FOBD Class Play I>raws Crowd— . The Sti John's senior class play, "Only Sally Ann," which was held in the auditorium Sunday evening, was well attended. Cranlts Tractor; Ann Broken— Raymond, son of P. M. Schiltz, broke his arm Friday wh.ile cranking the tractor. Pastor Drives New Car— The Rev. Chas. Ernst purchased ^ new Chevrolet last week. Other Bancroft News. Mrs. Bernard O'Brien, Whittemore, visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs. 1?eter Matheis a few days last week. Mrs, O'Brien was Clara Matheis before her marriage. She came last week Wednesday with Julia and Margaret Quinn, who had 'been visiting relatives at Whittemore. Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Brink, Waterloo, and daughter Helen visited Mrs, J. H. Welp and the Bernard Brinks last Thursday and Friday. Mr. Brink was manager of the grocery department in Kennedy Bros, stoe till last fall, when he purchased store in Waterloo. Florence and Margaret Millei spent Sunday with their parents Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Miller, Lu Verne. Florence is night operator at the local telephone office a Margaret is local operator. Mrs. Kate Bolster and son William came from Waterloo last week Wednesday. William returned the same day and Mrs. Bolster will visit here a few weeks. Mrs. Charles Stauder is her daughter. The R. J. Welps entertained Johnson preaches the Baccalaureate A large audience attended baccalaureate services Sunday night at the high school auditorium. The Rev. F. O. Johnson, local and Dakota Methodist pastor, preached. English Teacher Js Released— Janice Williams, English instruc- MONET TO LOAJf —on— EAST TEBSIS JIEADT CASH • SEBTICE We loan vou money on a few minutes notice, in amounts from $50.00 to $300. Phone or call on ue, as our method is quick, courteous and confidential. We lend on household furniture and automobiles, and allow you to repay in 20 small monthly payments. HAVTKETE FINANCE CO. 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