Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on September 1, 1931 · Page 7
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KOSSUTH COUNTY ADVANCE, ALGONA, IOWA ' f \ WILBUR J. PAYNE, Editot r j cc Example; termer friends came { gently and said he , his pocket, Intact ai- , Sad sold 1100 bushels f h | a threshing bills and 'man who furntahes tractor that cut the wflfl what was left. I the Ithe I|t0 torn tad 110 acres In oats which he obtained The landlord gets 00 bushels, which at iai* » 240 ' Thls | 21 8 an acre rent. The lout about the following l Shl«, $66; twine $30; hcr $15; gas for trao- J bnder, »1B; food for Jen and team, $20; total ,, the oats amounted to worth $360, and after ' rvesting bills men- _uH have $215 left If he • his oats. This amount |o pay for the seed, gas. se feed used In planting taxes, interest, and his , never Is much money lit looks like the farmer leavlly for the pleasure hem this season. Now to see how the corn jut. This farmer, if we jehtly has 170 acres In Ed he was glad his rent |re basis, and mentioned tho had 320 acres rent- j cash rent. Personally | even farther and men| farmers In other coun- cash rent as high as That would be $3,680 jtlon. j cash rents are largely where there is less llve- i Kossuth, ,so the grain So pay the rent and b'ear |pense load. Season Good. visited the Hamilton and hatchery last r about 1,700 laying hens arting to lay. We also ' two-day-old twin Holthe extensive feed- aratus, and the 17 dlf- dients that go into the the Hamiltons are |or 700 hags of the chick ien sold so far this seas- rrown grains are ground jhly mixed by machinery j variety of other good kke a feed that Is very fng patrons. About 17 i a week are shipped to [from Hamilton farm. fchlcks have been sold ian ever before, and the [running at capacity till fch comes off In Septem- ve been held back so I'slowly and Increase the | they will lay. In one 500 of the first to be- quartered by them- were already laying a of nice white eggs a [Other house 550 more lirtlng to lay, and In an- I breeders were quar- years of experience with Pereheron horses. Monied Side Lines. A potato farmer from Minnesota just called and offered potatoes at 8Bc a bushel. A couple of watermelon farmer boys from near Des Moines were on the street recently with fine melons at a quarter each. As boys the writer and a brother gathered and hulled as many as 250 bushels of black walnuts, also lesser quantities of butternuts and hickory nuts each year. We took these from the timber country around McGregor to nearby prairie towns, where we sold the nuts at $1.50 per bushel, If memory serves correctly, or 35c a peck for the.large nuts. The hick| ory nuts were sold by the qunrt. We gathered the nuts, hulled them by of plastic leather, which can be smeared like butter on shoes that need half soles. When dry the stuff Is said to bo tough and durable. Heels can be built up In the same way, and tire casings can be repaired. Mr. Hansen showed us a patch on a tire that had been driven sev- eralhundred miles without showing wear. He also showed several pairs of shoes that had been half-soled at a cost of a few cents. Looks like ho has an article that will sell this winter at a time when folks will want to save all the money they can, and get additional mileage from their shoes and auto Urea. PAQB ST. BENEDICT Christine Blsenbarth returned last Wednesday morning from Beaver Dam, Wis., where she spent three weeks with relatives and friends. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Carroll returned from their honeymoon trip Sunday. They had been visiting relatives and friends in Minnesota. Lorraine Arndorfer, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Arndorfer, had her tonsils removed last Tuesday at the Kossuth hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Elsenbarth were at Eagle Grove one day last week on buslnesH. Mr. and Mrs. John Grandgenett returned Saturday evening from Carroll, where they had been visiting relatives for a few days. John Brunlng and his sisters, Ber- nadlne, Clementine and Marie, spent a few days at Earlvllle, with a sister, Mrs. John Neuhaus. A number from this community attended a bazaar of the Catholic church at Wesley Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. Leo Ludwlg had the misfortune to tip over in a car he was driving last week while driving cattle. He wanted to head off the herd, and in turning too sharply, tipped over. He suffered a severe bruise on his head. Martha Krleps, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Nick Krleps, Is reported recovering nicely after a ruptured appendix operation a week ago Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Al Rosenmeyer returned Sunday from the state fair at Des Moines, and from a visit with relatives and friends. Mr. and Mrs. Emll F. Arndorfer, accompanied by Adelheir Elsenbarth and Marie Arndorfer, called on Mr. and Mrs. William Dunlap Sunday. Theresa Welshaar, who has been assisting in Mary Fasbender's store, left for Des Moines Tuesday to spend a few weeks. Albert Welshaar, accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. G. G. Studer and granddaughter Bertha Fasbender. attended the funeral of Joseph Studer, of St. Cloud, Minn., a brother of G. G. Studer. This section received a heavy rain accompanied by a windstorm last Thursday noon. There was a nice rain Monday evening. The rain is not much help for gardens, but will be a boon to pastures and cisterns. Farmers are doing fall plowing now and will cut corn and fill silos soon. TILE SILO FILLED WITH NEW CORN COLLAPSES ON BARN Thirty minutes after a crew had completed filling a tile silo on the Bernard Loftus farm near Hum* boldt the structure toppled over, and crashed Into the Loftus barn, causing damage estimated at $2500. Th« crew of neighbors had just, completed putting 180 tons of ensilage into the silo, and were sitting dowii to supper when the crash that rocked the house came. The silo was '19 years old, but had been carefully, Inspected before filling. driving each one through n. hole bored In a plank, dried them and drove them to market with horse or team. The money thus earned came in mighty handy In lean years. There will be many such specialties pushed this year by enterprising farmers and farmer boys. With the Kran sen. Mr. and Mrs. Walter • Krause, of Letts Creek, were having a concrete floor Installed In their 20x62 poultry house last week. Fred Wagner was doing the work. The Krause poultry farm and hatchery has acquired some of the very best mating stock from the Wyckoff White Leghorn farm, of Aurora, N. Y., and Is going In for White Leghorns more than ever. The Krauses bought 100 baby chicks fropi Wyckoff, had them shipped all the way out from New York, and saved and raised 75 out of the 100. These will be used to furnish 'some extra quality 'baby chicks next spring. The cockerels will be mated to the Tancred strain hens now on the farm, and every effort will be made to build up to highest quality all of the Krause laying stock. The Krause farm will show a full line of birds at Kossuth fair, competing in all divisions of the breeds they handle. FABM NEWS AND COMMENT. The C. C. Smiths at Burt plan to build a stone fireplace in their nicely landscaped garden soon. The fireplace will have practical use as a trash burner, and will also be available as a center around which barbecue parties can be held. Mr. Smith Is one of the Smith brothers, widely known general store operators at Burt. Sam McClelsh, southwest of Ban croft, took 4,000 bushels of oats from 125 acres this year, for which the price .would be $000. Last year from the same acreage on the same farm he took • 6,000 bushels, worth $1920 at threshing time. That 1s a great change In price and yield. Mr. McClelsh has 150 acres in corn now about out of danger of frost. Barber C. F. Whalen is one of Burt's enthusiastic fishermen, and brings home the bass and crappies at least some of the time. He has a nice clean shop, and barbered our unruly cowlicks and double crowns In a thorough going and workman- ater pipe is run out to houses where an • auto- was located. ;, Other aterers were "located In and Mrs. this year the hard like manner. A newspaper man is bouses. Mr. bk younger (ren after all jave put in at developing r and hatchery business. kn active healthy family m. Pigeon Expert. litke, near Lotts Creek, (700 pigeons, including fancy ones. In addl- dtke has three red fox, two mink, four light opossums, eight feral varieties of pheas- ] varieties of wild ducks, ;eral varieties of wild lie house he has hun- jclmens of birds, butter- animals that he has twit. 'is Include many rare [hiding Jacobins, a looking like it was awl; Magpie pigeons at looks bare; ice pig- Be Owl; Tiirbits; ; ,,Rus-. Jter; French Mondaln,' |Pulley Rollers, a variety fly, but turn hand- lie air when trying to [are Bermlngham RoU- etc., etc. The pheas- I both Golden and Silver, he now common Ring- i M are tame, and Mr. )<*ed Into the pen and the tall, using that ; the active little animal see. The opossums his finger by their tail. has raised pigeons 20 irm Is the first north of [church on the west aide Live animals and pig- for all parts of the ut so regularly that Mr. he has a hard time to Ibexes to ship them in. [Meg a big general farm. i Horse to H»ce. « Sons, of Lone Rock, "•.starting their race 1 fairs, and are show* at pther fairs. The anger was expected to son August; 25 at Aus- J>en to Albert jt-ea, on to land then probably will It Mason City or AJgona. |«t Burt, te the race The Grass draft rl ng of four Belgian ' wring of four Belgians W Zunkel are to flhoyr l n a Algona and possibly "<• Qrosg ft Sonp will °f Percherona at the " > Gross home, _ s. except the house, nted a uniform ta» supposed to have an ornery disposition, anyway we have that kind of a head of hair, and it takes an expert barber to make 'em behave. . Dr. J, G. Clapsaddle • acquired the former First National bank building at Burt, and has fixed up a splendid suite of offices for his 'own use in the former banking rooms. The big front window makes a fine north light for operating and surgical work and the fireproof safe offers cool storage for chemicals, medicines, etc. The doctor has his office and receiving room where the board of directors of the bank formerly met. Passing the D. M. Long farm east of Algona recently we saw the horses trot out to pasture, find just the right spot for the purpose, and then lay down and roll enjoyably. Furthermore two of the horses rolled over two or more times in the short space of time that we were driving by. In boyhood days we were told that a horse that rolled over once was worth $100, and a horse able to roll over twice was worth $200. We wonder if the rule still holds «ood.. Mr Long's horses appeared supple and able to demonstrate more than 1200 worth of rolls. •Merle Wellendorf, who a few years ago bought the 80-acre farm southwest of Burt now operated by B A Taylor, has been trimming out undesirable trees, and repairing around the premises last week. He has put in 80 rods of new fence, and ft. painting all buildings. The 80- acre farm is all in corn, with the exception of ground occupied by the firm buildings and a little pasture, leaving some 70 acres for.corn. Probably 60 acres wilt be 'kept m corn next year. Merle has a fine ?ruck garden here in Algona across from the fair grounds. Elsewhere we mention peddling walnuts, melons, onions, etc.. as a possible farm side-line in ha»d times. Well,a few nights ago we stopped at the Gordon Hanson home soutWest of Tltonka, and he showed us a new thing he intends to sell through .the winter. He.haa a kind Wv A±*viaw *•• v*» -.--•— one—starting September 5. off regular dealer's list price while Stock lasts, 30x4.60. *7.Sij "<>"•— Gamble Stores. pair, 24-61 Farmers' Directory FOB . week old, 18-50; 2 weeks old, Hofctein 116. from cow , before- l&e started, Both ta» Bancroft, low*. OF A. Written 1 Lifetime Guaranty and Definite Mileage Guaranty with Every Tire 13 PLATE SUPER-ACTIVE Positive starting in subzero weather. Built to fit ' all cars taking the standard 11 -plate battery. Exceptionally low priced for Exchsnj* this sale. p rict $1.50 allowance .for your old battery. Installed Free 28x4.75 4PLY 55 PAIR ZZtf" J, RICE ONE ^LOWEST PRICE EVER OFFERED ON A FIRST LINE TIRE MILLION* DOLLAR COMPANY ., • '-'.•' •'yr.i. 1 , .*•,. l ' ••„••• ' , • •. A Solid Trainload of 30,000 Tires at 50% Off Standard List. We had the cash and when we offered to buy this enormous quantity, it staggered the factory, but they came back strong and set to work tooth and nail. The check ran into six figures. We made (his purchase with one big thought in mind—to do our part in helping our customers save money, at a time when money is not so plentiful. We honestly believe that these tires were sold to us at a loss in order that the men in the Factory might be kept at work. These prices are lower than ever offered elsewhere, on first line tires;... even lower than many are asking for second and third line tires. Every tire is backed by the Pharis Tire and Rubber Company—a million dollar factory and Gamble Stores—a million dollar company. It's all new merchandise—manufactured in the last 90 days. To prove to you that these are First Line in Every Sense off the Word, each tire carries bur Regular Lifetime Guaranty and Our Regular Definite Mileage Guaranty. Frankly . . . we expect to sell this entire trainload of tires in short order, because we know that this is the most sensational tire offer ever made. There are 4 ply and 6 ply tires—for every car from Cadillac to Ford. Sale Starts SATURDAY SEPT. 5 - 8 a. m. Will Run As Long As Merchandise Lasts A United H»l>« In EMk Si«t u Show* Mow The BIGGEST TIRE SALE the MIDDLE WEST has ever seen S&G MOTOR OIL Heavy A fine grade paraffin base oil. We guarantee complete'satisfaction in every respect. The grade 5 Gal. with Can you ordinarily pay 25c • quart for. Medium S GaRoni with Can Every Tir* Bears This Dependable Guarantee This lira if Guaranteed to b« a FIRST LINE TIRE A "Firtt Line" Tire it the urn. } quality as original equipment on a new car.lt may be either a four or ix ply. ThU Pharis Roadsripper j is hereby certified by PharliTirc / * Rubber Company to be of • quality comparable with , any other "Firrt Line". BRAND NEW TIRES Made During the List 90 Pays, ; ^ 4 PLY SI7.E 3O GIANT O.S. PAIR 4 Ply - 6 Ply - For Every Car From Ford to Cadillac PHABIS EOAD QBIPPEB—4 P1Y No. Tires On Hand Size Our Price For Two 3O,OOO OFF LIST 12 29x4.40—21 9 7.0B 2 29x4.50—20 7.46 6 80x4.50—21 7.85 2 28x4.75—19 ,.—— 8.66 2 29x4.75—20 _.'— T . 8.M 2 29x6.00—19 9.16 2 30x6.00—20 «.*0 2 31x5.00—21 »-80 2 32x6.00—22 10.W 2 30x6.25—20 1146 PHABIS GUST COBD 19 30x3% B, S f «.66 2 31x4 .... »«•« f - 32X4 „--.;,— W.W Reg. Dealer's List Price 1.7.06 7.45 7.86 8.5S 6M 9,16 •.40 / 9.80 16.W 1040 PHABIS BO AD GUIPPEH—6 PLY iw.wrr-T- rip^ (]'••"• rf Reg. No. Tires ' Our Price Dealer's On Hand Size For Two List Prl«e 24 29x4.40—21 — I t.98 flO.10 6 29x4.60—20 _._,— 10.46 10.46 16 30x4.50—21 10.80 1030 8 '•• 28x4.76—19 __..— 11.16 1145 4 29x4.75—20 11.60 11.50 8 29x5.00-^-19 19.36 18.98 6 30x5.00-20 -,..i, , 18.80 19.W 2 80x6.25—20 —— 14.96 14.85 4 81x5,26—21 —.,- 14.75 14,75 2 29x5-60^-19 — 16-80 16J» 2 30x5.50—20 . J«4<» WM 4 32*«.00-^20 J7.00 17,»i 4 83x6.00—31 , 17-W 1W* OVER 5O% IN FOUR POPULAR SIZES 3 Vi 4.4O 4.5O 475 No Restr'itions to tire or Us ^ Car Dealer § Qv?r three million PkirisTires hive been manufactured and «sold during the past three years. Isn't this proof of their genuine quality? N ,' .**•*< A' L A tt*% H H* 9 *- 1 tf** "If &***L f*% IP* £*" GAMBLE STORES » \ •^^^»

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