The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 17, 1948 · Page 12
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 12

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 17, 1948
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, February fy, 1948 His Clothes Are Right, If He's a "MODERN MAN '' -. Nothing Is so disheartening to a girl as to have a man on her hands wn*i« clothes are always unpressed, baggy at the knees, and so on. It . h* has developed the habit of sending his suits to us regularly for clean• InJ arid pressing, you won't have that experience. If he's a "Modern" '., Cltantr* man, he's on the beam. We pick up and deliver his stuff-and •; *-,.y«yrs, tool ,. CLEANERS AND TAILORS PHONE 537 GLAMOUR •i AT A LOW PRICE, GIRLS DRESSES Stunning new'creations that will give you all the glamour and sweet submissive- i*«J$ that will send his heart a-spinning. .90 Once Every Four ; " >, ' r< ''r WOODWARD'S BILL STEVEN, MGR. What Are His Plans For Equipping the Home? ' 'Despite ih« fact that most folks say irtarriages are made in heaven, Ihe f»rr practical side, loo. Today, a smooth-running and efficient home, small or large, '•S uir » s smooth-running, effiicent home appliances. Make sure he has definite' ideas on equipping the home wilh the right stove, washer, and electric refrigerator. "T• *f* * store that specializes in those things. We can work out a plan for wiring tou the most modern appliances set-up on the market—and it is just as liable as not to last you a whole lifetime! Why not see us? PRATT ELECTRIC APPLIANCES "SERVICE BACK OF EVERY SALE" Here's An Important Subject- And it's a subject we can't get light-hearted or gay about, because when sickness enters the home—as it invariably does some time or other-nobody feels very happy. The subject is our Prescription Service. We regard this service as the one that gives our store its high standard of integrity and respect in this community. In the years to come, you and your family may have need of a Prescription service. We are prepared to handle yours as a trust and an obligation on our part. THUENTE PHARMACY Is He "Mama's Boy" when it comes to Baked Goods? He's probably used to those home-baked pies and cakes his Mother has been making for him. (Chance* are, though, that she may have slipped some of our pies and cakes in, and he didn't know the difference), Aqnyway, don't worry unduly if you can't bake like his Mom. We will be sympathetic to the extent of sel|ing»you baked goods with that "home-baked/ r fla* vor. So why fret, GirU, when you can be sure romance will thriyt on "Honey Krust" Bakery Products! BAKING COMPANY Bakors of "Honey Krust" Bakery Products Some Advice Before making a selection, girls are ,a,dvised to exercise some caution. On most leap year dates, the younger fellows offer a wider selection. Now in 1948, that is more true than ever, as with the War over Uncle Sam i .( has let most of the young fellows go. This simplifies things to great extent for the earlier the age the easier it is to train and handled o, , tq, „ earlier age is the. lack of experience, which means your reper- •tpire of wiles andjalandishments can be confined to a few simple , articles that'|shqyld/with no difficulty, land your quarry. • Weary of the chase, eligibles in the older bachelor class are apt to be a bit more cagey and less susceptible, and more difficult to tree. Candidly, though, 1948 is a good year. . Information Insisting the various eligibles, in this area, make some attempt to place a rating on the various prizes, Necessarily, value is determined to a great extent upon individual need, ; few exceptions all eligU bles are bow-legged or knoqk- kneed, flat-footed or pigeon- toed/ possess varyjpcj degrees of stubbornness, are near*sicjht' ed/ IP?;/ or sh if less, Very few $cjn be classed as good bridge players, many qre worse at poker cmd consequently r are gpt te be }o poor source pf financial revenue- Above All, Make Him Comfortable When you invite him to the house for an evening be sure he is in homelike" surroundings. A man likes littje conveniences, such as comfortable chairs, smoking stands, magazine racks, attractive fable lamps and various'other conveniences. Another big help would be to have the floor carpeted wall to wall. Our guess is that In such an environment he won't be Ion gin asking you. , i BJUSTROM'S FURNITURE " We Invite Newly,v$eds to Buy on Our EASY TERMS^ ; .Ask Us! You Furnish the GUY- We'll Furnish the RING! ^5 K " And not just any ordinary ring, but' a sparkling Diamond that . you can flaunt with glow^nc^ pride. If you guide him to Lusby and ,Gloss,i's,,for that mqst important selection of a Diamond, you,can rest,., 'Completely assured .that it, a flawless,,perfectly set ring. ,We are/,; experienced in handling men; too,fand will see that his selection is one that Will provide happiness throughout the years. \ _ LUSBY 6- G1OSSE "He'll Tug at Your Heart Strings WitJ/Jewelry" Has His Car a Good Battery? • "^**-'\ , - ( '->' C . /' That'i probably an item that hasn't occurred to you as very important—yet It is. There's nothing more vexing than tieing up with a chap who is late for dinner, who is late .for work—all because he has a faulty battery in his car, and it W9n't start. We are distributors for the famous WILLARD STORAGE BATTERY," on sale at many auto dealers and garages In this territory. We recommend that you give him a gentle hint to see his dealer about a WILLARD, and you'll have smooth sailing ever after, T! HOMPSON DISTRIBUTING CO. FORT DODGE, IOWA ALGONA, IOWA A desirable husband should carry enough Insurance to meet emergencies and provide fully for the welfare of the family life Insurance, AccftJenf Jn?wrflnce, Awtompbjlp Insyrcjnc^ * employer? liability, Farm Mobility, Fire and-Wind ln*yr*. ,' : ' , fl"«e/Hail Insurance an Growing Crops. ALGONA INSURANCE AGENCY "X '• t - 3 '\., . t '"{'-jvv >- TT*- ^' t I I i Jflv i r* 111 >u \ ft> We're Big Hearted, Girls! Lei Us AdvJse You so great he'll probably loose consciousness and you can then just drag him ' The Where U Get Those Meals Like Mother Makes Tell Your Folks to Buy , * • • .-.' for the home place i • triiijiu There's nothing that makes a-man's heartburn h'ome-lbving as'a spic ?nd span residence.' And a new coat of paint makes any house look'gWd. insl'de'dh'd'6'Uf.'It'hiak'e^V rrlan want'to' 1 have a hbmeta'f <Jiis*'crwrt{#fWh'0rPhe reaches the .front door vVe believe she'll be'ready-to pop -the question,. , "Everything to Beautifyjjie Home' Warning, Girls! Will He Keep Your Hands Out of Wash Water? Iff flJMlj ' Most girls "check a man's appearance, his bank-book as being the most important-BUT there i? something'else! Would he permit you to scrub clothes on a wash-boarcj.and get raw,'[V|^and$? A BENDIX Automatic . Washer ends all that, for there" is nothing you, hjayp'to do on Mpnday mornings ' then except throw in the clot.hes, some soap, and turn the switch. Check the man of your choice on this matter, girls, and then the both of you come in for a BENDIX demonstration at our store! ft f. j v ' • f$% • .' •' MARSHALL.WELLS STORE i/'iy/w CAUTION GIRLS! Is He si Believer in Cooperation? " irii •H Our Rating System As we started out to tell you on the page opposite, a special rating system has been worked -' out. This rating system will enable girls to list all available eligi- bles between now and February 29th. The chart system be'low has been carefully worked out only after several arguments as to what should be included. We believe, howeVer, that the feminine element will^firtd this rating system eminently helpful^in^getting a clear 'picture of eligibletmales qr)d their ispeci-, al attributes. . ,, . • !'? -in- o£ • -' In the adjoining^columns various business houses and or'gahifafions"o¥Peryou other friendly adyke.. ,, ,,/ <jp __Owing to the shortage, of_. rrjeVi, , we suggest that eligibles be treated kind- ly. For best results feed them chicken ' ' Happy landing,' Juliets', 1 a'ncl'cjio'ctd f luck s to'you! , , . ^ ,, r{.,.,,, v , _, ,., SPECIAL LEAP YEAR CHARf ' « H n •'• 3 ro a) *H NAME... ...... . ..... ____ B B NAME D B THE KEY * A— Need* help to. spend it all ' ' B— Has enough V * t C— Can scrape by D— Better keep yoy^job E— Poor as a church 5 ! mouse / <s ,v&> \,l SOCIAL LIFE " AHiff 9f t^e party \ - f< "^' B-Can get by nicely ; ^M^iv ' i to bt alont ( f..J9Wer , . • ,, ^ record of past performahce' D§yine . cowing ^* ; - *?*»> , t -,.»• n fsr ,%>,•:, ^ ' GIRLS, BE SURE HE KNOWS HIS ; FARM IMPLEMENT Especially if he is in the farming business. Make it your business to find out what kind of farm implements he uses, If he says he uses the welUkttown and dependable CAS6 IMPLEMENT line, don't let hifn leave until you have him signed on the dotted line. If he uses CASE implements the chances are he will make an ideal husband, one you Can be. proud of. If shows that he uses discretion. " TAYLOR IMPLEMENT C0 So. Phillips St. Algona Tell Your Pa to Buy His , < ;COAL FROM F. S. NORTON & SON Because it's easy heat all the time. And in a nice warm/comfy room, the boy friend becomes drowsy and he may pop the question. F;S. NORTON & SON :" \ •' ' . . ' : ' • • ,• ••- ••• ." FUEL . BUILDING SUPPLIES ..... PHQNE 229 Does He Have a Car For the Honeymoon? ~ ' .:•,'., If he doesn't have a car on which your friends can tie tin cans and ' *•.<„ «epe,paper,after., it's just going .t» be -too bad^y.We- have> ' v~~s~ome ex , ra spe dcil buys' in Used Cars, andiif he^s'elecM one'-fhei-e'ir'stilllvtr , t , be, money (eft in his pocket. And when he buys' from KENT MOTOR, Ke^"* can be sure that he's getting a dependable, clean automobile. ' If he flets-^ - to moaning over the lack of a car, just drop a hint that he investigate Used Wt Car, buys now at KENT MOTOR. ' ' / FORD. KENT MOTOR CO. / 5-wj*, After You Hook Him After you hook him, Girls, make certain that he buys' Insurance • to'cover the lovely furnishings you are using to feather your- nest. ' Don't start out your life of bliss, like so many others, WITH; OUT, Insurance protection, and then suffer a heart-breaking loss. . Girls, this is just as improtant as the ring—so send him,up to see us! L-8. BOHANNON OVER S & I STORE- > ] : P, S, Be sure and insist that he puts Liability Insurance on his car and tractor. After You land Him; Mif; fii - . • a • ' «' ' . *•.".. .' - > *"A ii' . ' »<* -' '-,tt : t ii* .* SOFT WATER' , sny smwt 0rt,. «?4»y» gRf of th *m*&< l_±JT »*/'\, 1 Jsi'.V 1 ^ 1

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