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Algona, Iowa
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•;.,v- ,<;V"4- I The aiil^ I6WS, Jttlr Y,'15*2 ' " " REMEMBER THE fflRHT STAMP OF WORLD WAR NO. 1 No doUbt many >of our readers will remember the thrift stamp of the first world war and the drives made for the sales of stamps and bonds. The thrift stamp sold for 25c., When you had 1C>' of them by adding 12 cents you could buy a war savings stamp. This was worth $4.12 on January 1, 1918. If you bought a war savings stamp in February you had to add Ic, and so on through the year, Ic per month, and the war savings stamp In December would cost you $4.23. When you had gathered enough of the stamps you could exchange them for a bond which paid 4 percent, payable quarterly. How Easy Today It .will be remembered that you paid $100 for a bond and later on you might have to sell It for $85. Thousands of citizens took losses on those bonds because they became money market transactions like the stocks of today. Then, too there wasn't any easy time-payment angle to the purchases those days as there are today. Two bits was the least. And a $50 bond was the Enlist in the Navy And Naval Reserve The Navy Recruiting Station at Spencer, Iowa, the navy headquarters for this county, furnishes the following information concerning enlistment in the Navy and Naval Reserve: 1. Enlistment in the Naval Reserve is for the duration of war, and men, 17 to 60 are eligible. Enlistment in the regular Navy is for six years and men 17 to 31 are eligible. In every other respept, such as pay, free medical and dental attention, uniforms, work and opportunity for advancement, the two branches are identical. 2. Men who have special training or know a trade cart be enlisted in the higher ratings corresponding to their training or trade. 3. Young men with no training have an opportunity to attend the Navy Trade Schools. There is a choice of 5 different trades which can be learned. (Training valued at $1500. ) 4. The new pay raise and dependency allowances for men with dependents give every enlisted nr-in and his family a satisfactory income. 5. Any man, 17 to 50, can enlist in the Naval Reserve if he is physically qualified. Even though a man is classified under the Selective Service, he can -en-list in the lowest you could buy. Today you Na ' yal Regerve up to the __ _ I..... n4-n wi nn t M (-Vin T MCI Han/1YY1» " _ . ... . • . 1 can buy stamps in the lOc denonv ination, or 25c. and when you have $18.75 worth of thee you exchange them for a $25 bond. In ten years it is worth $25. How simple and easy, comparatively, that is. Tn this way every citizen who has any job at all can buy a war bond. And though he only buys one he is helping Uncle Sam slap a Jap. A Quarter Century Since Along with the reminder of tho world war thrift stamps also comes the posters that were used in those days. Fred Timm brought to this office a half dozen of the posters which were distributed 25 years ago. They were found in the barn •on the late Judge Quarton's place, 808 S. Minnesota street, when C. D. Colburn, who has purchased the barn, started to raize it. There was one of Pershing, famous general of that tmie; one of J foaon get that time; one of Joan of Arc appealing to the masses to help fight; several setting out appeals for bond purchases, etc. Throughout the appeals were to fight or finance, as they are today. KOSSUTH PLACED SECOND IN XMAS SEAL SALES '41 Oontiffouted $1,000 Over Previous Year; Gain of 3.8 Cents Per Capita For 1941 Iowa's 1941 Christmas Seal sale totaling $146.604fl, set a new record according to a final report from the lowla Tuberculosis association. The fund surpassed the 1940 rec; ord by twenty percent as well as the quota of $140,000 set for the state by the national association. 'Kossuth county contributed $1,934.30 to the annual seal sale as compared with $937.05 contributed the previous ye?ar< The county per capita was 7.3 cents. Setting new high, Johnson county sold 10.9 stamps per capita, breaking Clarke county's long-standing record of 9.8 seals established in 1919. Worth county attained the greatest increase over 1940, its gain aelng 5.3 cents per capita. Kossuth county placed second with a gain of 3.8 cents. Assistance6 to recruits rejected IRVING-TON NEWS moment he is actually inducted (sworn in) into the Army. 6. Men in the Nlavy and Naval Reserve receive the best of food and living quarters. 7. Advancement and promotion is certain for enlisted men willing to work. 8. The physical requirements for enlistment in the Naval Reserve have recently been modified, in regard to vision and teeth. Men who have previously been rejected because of defects in eyes and teeth should apply again. 9. Men- in the Navy and Naval Reserve know that tttey are fulfilling their duties as American citizens in time of war. HO. Your Navy Recruiting Stati in is located in Spencer, Iowa, second floor of the Clay County Court House, Spencer, Iowa. 'or military service because of tuberculosis, examination of the mem. bers of their families, and attention to the health problems of workers in war industries are among the new activities which the state and local tuberculosis associations of Iowa are financing with funds from the 1941 sale. ' Hickeidooper Guest Of Don Hutchison Lieutenant Governor Burke Hickenlooper, who gave the Fourth of July address in Algona last Saturday, was a guest at the home of his old friend Don Hutchison while in Algona. His patriotic speech at the fair grounds, was one of the best ever heard in this section. Mr. Hickenlooper, who with his family are at Clear Lake for a few weeks vacation, went from here to Sheldon, where he was to speak. and daughter, Daisy of Clark, 8. ft. spent Week end bsfflfB latt at thfr honte of the McSMtrffay'a daughter, Mrs. George Seaberg anil family. They relumed home Tuesday, Mrs. Win. Cosgrave entertained her bridge club oh Friday forenoon. There, are two tables and Mrs. Led Gardner was a guest. First high went to Lydla Sampson and second high to Olga'Hott and travel to Katie Elefson. ILoUiS and Lloyd Hansen, Doris Baker of Marshalltawn' and John Faulstlch of Burt, drove to Spirit Lake Saturday to get Pauline Rutledge and Florence Klocke, Algona, who had been visiting Miss Rutledge's Hunt Since Thursday. The group returned Sunday morning. The L. A. Bolenus family drove to Buffalo Center Monday where they attended the funeral of Mrs. Bolenus' cousin's daughter, Mrs, Louis Zagen, 25, a registered nurse. Her husband, Dr. Louis Zager, la employed at the ordnance plant and Mrs. Zager had been nursing. She died suddenly, Wanda Young spent from June 18 were present. The group ate cousin, Mrs. Melvln Bailey, Fairmont, Minn. While there, she attended the military wedding of another cousin, Daryl Han-sen. On Monday, Mrs. Tom Young went to Rudd where she attended a reception held for the newlyweds at the Ernest Hansen home. She returned Tuesday. WILL BE PAID FOR FAT SALVAGE 'Hie national fat salvage program started Monday, My- 0. Waste fata make and. millions of pounds of glycerine are heeded for our war effort. Two pounds of Waste kitchen fats contain enoiigh glycerine 'to flre five anti-tank gun shells, tflie fats to be saved are pan drippings from roast ham, beef, lamb and poultry; broiler dripplrig'a from steaks, chops, veal and bacon; deep fats, ' whether lard or vegetable shortening, from fried pota^- toes, fish, doughnuts, etc. Bring to Meat Dealers Don't take less than one pound at a time to the meat dealers who are cooperating and don't take ;hem 'on week-ends If It can be avoided. 'Don't take the fats In a jlass or paper container. Don't let 'ats stand so long that they be* come rancid as this reduces the lycerlne content. ••Bring the fats n a coffee or shortening' can so they may be emptied easily. Prices as ilgh as 6c per pound are being paid 'or salvage fats. / Repaired %., -Irvlngtonl County Waii melt have bfen working m tfo winding road north 6f the school Iri Dlit'rlct No. 4 to the corner of tne MtfOuire and Rane? faring. In bad'weather this road is «WpaS«able and as it is on a schdduied rural mall route In bad weather it necessitates & relapplng of routes-for the rural mail carrier, hence the much needed improvement. '' , , v to 1^ Mo and finally to Hospital Newt Henry Scheppmann has been baling red clover tho past week, the work being done by St. Berredict men. Mr. and Mrs. Sim Leip-h motored to Mason on June 18th, where they attended the Iowa State Brand picnic. It is reported the crowd this year was not as large as usual. Word has been received here that I-. T. Griffin is now a patient at the Colonial hospital in Rochester, Minn-., his condition being such that an operation is not advisable at this time. Mrs. Fred Dunn and son, Leslie of Laramie, Wyo., were recent guests at the Perry Phillips home. Mrs. Dunn- is better known here arf / the former Mary Phillips, sister of Perry. Mr. and Mrs. Oswald Thilges are the parents of a baby girl born June • 2Tth, tl^is being their first child. Mrs. Thilges is better known- here as the former Evelyn Dole, daughter of Mrs. Mary Dole. Albert Urch, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. John Johnson is here from West Concord, Minn., for an extended visit. He is the seven year old son- of Mr. and Mrs. Irving Urch. Mrs. Urch is the former Dorothy Johnson. Mr. and Mrs. J. Cox have received word from their grandson, Jonn Miller that he is located at Camp Bowie, Texas. John is connected with the messenge service and delivers messages that arrive either day or night. Mrs. Percy Phelps is leaving In the near future to make her permanent home at Salt Lake City where Mr. Phelps has secured employment. Mrs. Phelps is the former Vivian Robison, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rome Robison. One of the best fields of corn so far seen in this community is a small acreage just south of Elmer Weavers. Although the old saying of corn knee high by the fourth will make good corn, there are many fields now where corn is past this stage. Archie Curren was a week end guest in Irvington, renewing old acquaintances before going to the home of his mother, Mrs. Bernice Butterneld Curran at Blue Earth, Minn. Archie is stationed in Louisiana doing army duty He is the son of Harry Curran, now deceased. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Maasdam attended the wedding of Mrs. Maasdam's sister, Miss Doris Krause of Renwick to Ben Schmidt of Eagle Grove June 23. After the wedding a reception was given at the Krause home in Renwick where the young couple will make their future home. Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Cox entertained at dinner June 21 honoring the 79th birthday of Mr. Cox. The guests were Mr. and Mrs. Earl Miller and family of Burt and the Verne Barkers. The Charles Cox family of Stewartville, Minn., was unable to be present but hope to make the trip next week end. Mrs. Howard Raney received a cablegram from Howard recently, stating he was fine and was receiving mail sent to him from thi states. Howard is one of Irving 1 ton's fine young men who are serving with our armed forces in Australia and is the younger son of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Raney, local residents. Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley was pleasantly surprised last Sunday afternoon when a group of her family came to her home in honor of her birthday. Those present were Mr. and Mrs. Harry Sabin -and family of Cresco township. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Curran and family of Lu- Verne, Mr. and Mrs. August Robison and family of Swea City, Mrs. Percy Phelps of Algona, Vernan Robison- and two daughter, Phyllis and Beverly, Mrs. Rome Robison and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Robison, late in the afternoon lunch was served and before the guests departed Mrs. Mawdsley was presented, with a gift. YOUR COUNTY A€EMT Band Concert at Bryant Thursday Nite The Algona Municipal band, under direction of Orin Spaulding, wil play the following program on the Bryant school grounds Thursday night: 'March—National Emblem. Overture—(Enchantress. Popular—Tangerine. March—Fairest of the Fair. pverture—Cinderella. March—Man of the Hour. Popular—Skylark. (Patrol—'Knights of Old. Waltz—Morning Glory. Overture—Challenge. Popular—We're All Americans. March—Them Basses. Star Spangled Banner. KEEP THE WEEDS MOWED While many weeds spread and reproduce from roots, there are many more than start from seed. Cutting the annual weeds before they seed will control them. .Pastures, roads and waste areas should be mowed now and again once or twice before fall. Cutting before seed matures is very effective. After the seed is matured little is accomplished except the looks. Pastures will also produce much more feed when the weeds are kept down. Cattle do not like to graze in the weed areas and in fact the weeds will in time kill out the grass. WHEN ALL YOUR JARS ARE FILLED USE DRYINO METHOD If fruit and vegetable containers are filled with food from victory garden sand homemakers wish to preserve still more, they may use the drying method. Whatever the method of drying, by sunshine or controlled heat, "speed" should be kept in mind—both when preparing fresh foods and when starting the drying process. (Fruits are easier to dry than njios,t vegetables. " Those commonly dried at home are apples, apricots, peaches and pears, but other fruits that may be satisfucto^]^ dried are plums and prunes. Vegetables ordinarily dried are sweet corn, shelled beans and peas, snap beans, pumpkins and squash. [Best temperatures for drying are between 125 and 160 degrees F., with increased temperature in the middle stages of drying and a decrease toward the end. Dried fruits and vegetables will keep' for a year or longer if sealed in moisture- proof containers and stored in a cool, dark, dry place. Homemakers, test your jar rings now. If they dont' stand the test of a good pull, bring them in to the rubber salvage station. Every jar ring helps. Vegetables canned whole instead of pressed for juice, give more food value for the space in the containers. Good meals for a family of four can use up these vegetables and fruits each week of the year—potatoes, sweet potatoes, 11 pounds; tomatoes, citrus fruits, 8 pounds;' leafy green, yellow vegetables, 12 pounds; mature beans and peas, 3-4 pounds; other vegetables and fruit, 16 pounds. Green tomatoes have practically the same food value as ripe red tomatoes and can be fried, stuffed, preserved, pickled or used for pies. San Diego Marines Have Big 4th Dinner A menu for the 4th of July dinner served in the U. S. Naval hospital in San Diego, California, sent to a friend here by one of the boys stationed there indicates that a fine meal was served on the nation's birthday. The menu was printed on the replica of a big fire cracker and contained the following: tomato juice cocktail, celery hearts, sweet mixed pickles, ripe olives cream of celery soup, roast young torn turkey, sage dressing, giblcl gravy, cranberry sauce, candied sweet potatoes, buttered green p\ts, French rolls, butter, chocolate layer cake, vanilla ice cream, coffee and cigarets. According to that the boys in the service who could not make the trip for a home dinner at least were given the best and finest of meals. 250 COMBINES IN COUNTY UNABLE TO HARVEST BEANS Every farmer who will have soybeans to harvest this fall should be making plans now to take care of the crop. County Agent, A. L. Brown, says that another short combining season such as was experienced last fall together with the greatly increased bean acreage might cause big losses qf a crop which is very important to the successful prosecution of the war. A survey of the County War Board indicates that there are only 250 combines or less in Kossuth county and that the acreage of beans indicates that each combine will have over 200 acres to take care of. If farmers will make contracts for combining beans early, any shortage in harvesting facilities will be known early enough so that proper steps can be taken to obtain equipment, Mr. Brown says. (To assist in the war effort all farmers should make the most of every possibility of using machinery jointly. It is through such cooperation in small neighborhood groups that many labor and machinery shortage problems can be solved. Bancroft Boy Joins 3verseas Air Force Bancroft. Bob McCarthy, son >f Mr. and Mrs. Albert McCarthy, is spending a -few days at the home of his parents before leaving for overseas service with the Royal Ail- Force. Bob has signed up • with the British Air Force and will report on a Canadian debarkation point. soon. He completed his training at . Tulsa, Okla., recently. He left Bancroft a year ago last Christmas and has worked in ajrpane factories on the west coast some during that time. General Hospital June ,22—Mrst James d-Hlferty, Wesley, surgical'{> Mrs. Juana Oro*co Ledyard, medical. , * June 23—Mrs. Jerry Fox, BrJtt, boy; .Mrs. Alvin Weber, LuVerne,, boy. ' " June 24—Dale Selfert, Ledyard, medical. June 25—Michael Stoftel; Algona, surgical; Mrs. Milo Rente, Algona, medical. ' June 20--iNanyrl Nelson, Titonka/ surgical; Linda Falkenhanlcr, Des Moines. surgical. June 28—Mrs. Anna Scobba, Algona, boy. • ' . June 30-^-Jerry JurgenSen, Cor- withr surgical; Janice Thompson, Corwlth, surgical; Phyllis^ Jurgensen, Corwlth, surgical; Myron Crane, Corwlth, surgical. July 2— Jlmmie Dolan, Swea City, surgical. f«fk, Aiiother farmer, living near Alton, wants to t>Ulld & *ement corn crib, and permission fof that "too had to go through round-about chan*' nels before reaching New York. ' Boot Foot „ , Kay.PHcher of Ida GKJve Is pleased to have a temporary, especially tailored right shoe which will take the place, for a time, of a foot amputated six months ago. The new member substitute UNION NEWS A 200-pound tire, excavated from cement at a filling station in Clear Lake, where it had served as an ad for tire repair for 12 years, started off the rubber salvage drive in Clear Lake recently. WENCIERTS OF NEVADA, VISIT UNION RELATIVES Mr. and Mrs, Cyril Wengert and daughter, ,Mariyn of Las Vegas,, Ntevada, were guests of the Floyd Gardners this past week, coming on Tuesday morning arrd leaving on Thursday evening. Mrs. Wengert will be remembered here as'Lottie Ward, a sister of Mrs. Gardner and of Harry Ward of Algona and Ar- :hur Ward of Britt Her husband is a' banker and they have four children. The eldest one accom-. panied them. She graduaed from ilgh sehoo\ this year. Mrs. George Boevers accompanied Mrs. Towne of Algona on- her way to Texas as far as Missouri ivhere Mrs. Boevers will stop for a isit. They left Monday. Tuesday evening of last week, Floyd Gardner was taken by sur/ prise when some neighbors dropped in to spend the evening and help him celebrate his birthday. Those attending were the Orville Gardners, Rudolph Wills, ,Fred and Chas. Davis families. Kossuth Hospital June 23—Dean Mawdsley, Algona, medical. June 24—John and Janice Norton, Algona, surgical; Mrs. Randall Clark, Algona, medical. ' ' June 25—Gary Zwiefel, Algona, medical. June 26—Mrs. Amy Williams, of for & foot until such tlrrie as an' ar- tlniclal foot cart be made. ' Ray Is able, with the temporary b60t»foot to drive >hls car artd stand 'with out use of two crutches. New Champ < Willie Lamb of BlOomfield, held for only a short time his record of long-eared timothy growth at 10 inches. M. Jones, another farmer, topped the Lamb record, by. producing 'timothy'; wltft : heads that mea- ured slightly over 11 inches, Antique , •• In the strange assortment of rubber salvage that found its way into a Cresco, filling station was a new unwrapped tire Of: 1012 vintage designed for a Packard car. Tne tire was made by a Des Mobies tire company now out Of business. The antlqucj complete With -tube, Weighed over .40 pounds. WhtSreas modern tires average only 20 pounds with tube included, " "• Odd Fish "Pal", collie puppy belonging to Oarwith, medical. June 27—Shirley, William and Kenneth GOche, Bancroft, surgical. Mrs. Bruno Bruns, Buffalo Center, medical; Carl Callies, Titonka, surgical; Warren Griggs, Algona, surgical; Mrs. Jack Thomas, Algona, .surgical. ' ' June"29—Donald Preuschl, St.. Benedict, surgical. June 29—Mrs. Minnie Gilmore, Algona, medical; Mrs. Gus Norte, West Bend, girl. June 30—Mrs. Eugene Thul, Algona, girl; -Leo Bellock, Algona, medical. July 1—Jesse Edwards, Algona,' accident; John Swanson, Titonka, accident; Robert Koppen, Bancroft, medical. July 2—Jane Gingrich, LuVerne, surgical. Juljy 4—BUmfer, (Potter,, AJgona, medllcal; surgical.-- Chris Reefer, Titonka, Leo Egan of Rock Rapids, caused considerable commotion In his neighborhood recently when, while snuffing around the Egan back yard,'he got a fish hook entangled with his nose. This in Itself was not so bad, but the hook was attached to a line and pole. A visit to, was necessary before the hook was extracted and the dog released from the toils that bound him. , ; '"' " Neatly Sand Bagged Fremont county jail "boarders" Were rusrfed to the rescue at Payne when the'Missouri river'went on rampage for the-second time this 'spring. The five inmates of th<J jail at Sidney are credited with doing a fine job of sand-bagging the river front where the break-through occurred. Car Troubles Some time ago Lee Roscoe of Farragut placed an order with a garage to overhaul'his .car and "to come after it when they got around to it." Well, they did finally get around to if and hauled it away for repairs one day recently, but : Roscoe evidently had forgotten the matte?, attd reported" the'i cftf - sitol en. the sheriff fouhd It at garage undergoing repairs. . „ , Uncle;, Sam will get the- -,, copper gbdt Steel parts of tfie-old'. - cnlme dock w&fUh tot 28 yeafs has- . soundftd,' the quarter hOUfS and! hour* Wl the Rec6fd-Tribh»$ ceMk' er 6f Indianola. High cost of ri'r pair, forced the newspaper" 6"wners> :o. tear, down the landmark that' had foeeh erected -by a no'j(r defunct: bank, i ,| v , .j , \ liens Mourn Something to crow about: Three ; tons of , footers were purchased 1« ! two dayfr'By SHefdbri prodilc* houses* for Bhlr/hient to eastern mar frets, (Nine Methodist, Baptist and _. , angelical'churches of Brerher court-*] ty wef e 'beneficiaries hi, the will ofi the late MrsV JEfjaniiie Jfagersoll to? be filed fof prSbite*JuJy 7. Ona! church of eacfr denomination \ni Waverly was left $1M) and other] Churches in the county $500 eachv 5c For July 9 4X Magazine Flag Cavers Read Carefully! We have a large collection, of- American flag covers of magazines Issued'for July 1942 In our show windbws. They make a truly inspiring sight. We will, pay 5c each for any covers NOT DISPLAYED IN OUR WINDOWS. Cut them off neatly-and make sure we don't have a duplicate. Chrischilles Store Pioneer Frank McCoy, 86, first white child bom in Calhoun county, died June 12 near Lanesboro... He was the son of John and Catherine McCoy, pioneer settlers. Classified Ads CLASSIFIED RATES Minimum charge 25c for 13 words or less. When paid with order, 2o per word; when charged, 3c per word. No agents commission allowed. If advertising agents charge their clients 3c and send cash with order, they receive Ic per word commission. •- Pour Corner News MR. AND MRS. SEIP SURPRISED BY NEIGHBORS Carl Seip of Irvington was surprised last Thusrday by a group of friends. It was Mr. and Mrs. Seip's 24th wedding anniversary. The friends included Mr.'and Mrs. Bill Drayton and daughter, Betty Lou, Mr. and Mrs. George Lee. Mr. and Mrs. John Sabin, Mr. and Mrs. Chet Robinson, Mr. and Mrs. Everett Witham and Mr. and Mrs. William Batt, Jr. Mrs. Batt is Mr. and Mrs. Seip's eldest daughter. The evening was spent playing 500. Later a midnight lunch was served. Jacqueline Lowman spent Thursday night and Friday with her cousin, Elten Witham. She spent Friday night with her grandfather and grandmother, Mr. and Mrs. Chet Robinson. ' Ila Buffington spent Sunday at the Ross Buffington home. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. J. Martinek made a business trip to Rolfe Saturday. Mrs. Julia Larson will entertain Aid on Thursday, July 2. Mrs. Mabel Hansen will assist. Rose and Carol Fandel, Whittemore, visited from June 18 to June 23 at the Merlin Anderson home. The Dale Struthers and Henry Mertz families were dinner guests at the Dean Andrews 'i me Sunday. The Wallace Reynolds newlyweds, Swea City, visited last w:ek at the Merlin Andersons. The ladies are sisters. The Clarence Christensen family and Mrs. Anna Marie Christensen visited Sunday at the Leslie Bentley home, Ventura. Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Baker and daughter, Doris, spent from Thursday until Sunday with Mrs. Baker's mother, Mrs. Peter Hansen. Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Martinek were business visitors in Mason City on Thursday afternoon and evening callers at the O. M. Schmitz home near Clear Lake. The Wm. Martineks drove to I Hartley, Iowa, Sunday morning where they attended the funeral. o,f Mr. Mesch, father of Mrs. Mar- tinek'a sister-in-law. Doan boys who are taking music lessons from Mr. Griffin, of Burt, who comes to Titonka one day a week are Lee and Ross Struthers, Harry Hansen and Ted Hoover, Jr. Mrs. Rosa Andrews, who has been staying for several weeks with her daughter, Mrs. Van Hansen, went to Titonka last week end where she is visiting her son, Howard and family. About 50 relatives and friends attended a charivari on Mr. and Mrs. Donald Buffington -on Thursday evening at the Ilo Buffington home, where they will make their home for the coming year. Attendance at the Doan Woman's club family picnic held at Call State Park, Algona, on Sunday was somewhat hindered by the rain. Only 18 were present. The group at both dinner and supper at the park. Mr. and Mrs. W. F. McElmurray For Sale FOR SALE—22-inch Rumely Ideal separator in good condition.— A. E. Merriam, LuVerne. 25*-tf FOR SALE—Allen Adding machine, A-l condition. Adds up to $10,000. Phone 91. 27 iFOR SALE—Snapdragon plants, lOc per dozen.—Mrs. C. R. Pommerening, 21 East Call, Algona. 27 FOR SALE—Some good feeding oats, call McEnroe Bros., or phone 519 or 30F21. 27* FOR SALE—One horse power, oak frame, perfect condition, also 8-ft Deering New Ideal binder, good condition, canvas amost new.—Julius E. Becker, Bode, Vi mile west of St. Joe phone Livermore 2505. 26-27* FOR SALE—String beans ready for canning. Second house south of fair grounds on 169. —Mrs. M. J. Kern. 27* FOR SALE—Used Washers radios, separators, ranges, sewing^ machines, car radios ,oil stoves, i ice boxes.—Gamble Store. 27 /FOR SALE—1 h. p. engine, suitable for elevator, etc. Good condition.—!). E. Mantf, Burt. 27* FOR SALE-S ft. McCorraick binder.—George H. Johnson. Phone 13F13. 27* FOR SALE or Trade for cattle— 1939 Plymouth coach. A-l condition.—Mike Bauman, Adm., Rodman, Iowa. 26-27-28* iPRHQE CE3BLINIG RUBBER stamps for sale at the Agona Upper Des Moines, 35c each. 27-tf Wanted WANTED —t>ay dish washer.— Dermands Cafe. • 27 /WANTED—Cheap horses and mules-William Durant. 37-28* MlsceUanepufl A GOOD BUY—One of Algona's best six room all modern homes, nearly new, attractive terms. See Joel M. Herbst, Real Estate and Insurance. -37 ITORSB1RY velopment through supervised group play, stories, songs, handcraft. Just startling—ratefe $U50 for a 5- day week, 9-11:30 a. m. Phone 942- W-—Mrs. Earl Sprague. 27 FOR RENT—Sleeping room in modern house. Close in. Inquire Elbert Barber Shop. 27* ATTENTION FARMERS: Better have your binder canvas repaired while materials are still available.—Mlchols Shoe Repair. 26-tf FOR RENT—A good clean, Mc- Gulre unfurnished downstairs apartment. Fine basement, garage, close in. Fuel included at $30 per month. See Joel M. Herbst, Real Estate and Insurance. 27 DECCA RECORDS, 37c each or 3 for $1.05. All the latest hits. Trade in your old phonograph records. 2c allowance for 10" records; broken records, 6c Ib.—Gamble Store. 27 FILMS DEVELOPED and printed and satisfactory work guaranteed. Price 25c per film. Lusby & Giossi 24-tf CONGRESS CONTINUES 3%% INTEREST on Federal Land Bank and Land Bank Commissioner L and Land Bank Commissioner Loans. Long-term may be paid sooner. Farm owners, estate-members, investors, see us. Secure yourselves for the long, uncertain future.—Algona National Farm Loan Ass'n., H. D. Hutchins, Sec'y-Treas., ovef Barry's, Algona, Iowa. 27 SEE OUR NEW LINE of dishes:, 20 piece starter sets LuRay (Pastels) pottery, $3.45.—Gamble Store. ~ 27 SAVE MONEY when you borrow. The Aetna Life's farm loan plan turns over every cent of your loan to you. No deductions for commission, appraising, title examination, or application. For details In quire of Hutchison & Hough. 22-38* SEE ME FOR Real Bargains Ir /arms, loans, drainage surveying and estimates on tile.—Phil J. Kohl- baa*, phone 22, Algona. 16-ti Exchange Dept. Basement Good Used Furniture Pining room—Living room suites Breakfast sets, Buffets, Radios and Washers Bjustrom's Furniture 42-tf PHONOGRAPH RECORDS—all the new releases. Needles—albums. -r-Koflsuth Radio & Electric, Algona, Iowa, 9-tf PP. YOU NBJED a rubber stamp !pr «0y purgc^t, you can order them . j? „ Upper Dei Holne* July 5—Mrs. Everett Sleper, Titonka, girl. July 6—Mrs. Leo Stevens, Britt, boy. BUDGET ESTIMATE AND RECORD OF FILING : , ~ TOWN AND CITY ESTIMATE NOTICE—The City Council of ,Algona, of .Kossuth County Iowa, will meet July 30th, 1942, at 7:30 p. m., at City Hall. Taxpayers will be heard for or against, the following estimate of expenditures for the year beginning April 1, 1943. ,A detailed statement of receipts and disbursements both past and anticipated will be available at the hearing. AROUND IOWA New Park Area The State Conservation Commission has purchased the north shore of Lake Cornelia, near COarion, from George LJnebarger and part of the land north and west of the shore from Earl Hamilton, for state park purposes, including in all, about 20 acres. ' • War-time Emergency An all-woman jury, the first of its kind in Clarke county, was drawn to try the case of Don Davis, sr., vs. U. M Bell. Trial Judge Homer A. Fuller stated that it was the first all-woman jury within his knowledge in the district. Red Tape The office of Congressman Harrington in -Washington reports thnt a farmer who had materials assembled for a ,home before the construction freezing order went into effect, is still trying to get permis- 1 .2 Expenditures for Year ADAH A. CARLSON, City Clerki FUNDS II || 8 . r& r-t t-H Sl»L- 32 dll 2S Waterworks Garbage Disposal Snow Removal Fire Maintenance ' Fire Equipment _ Road Dragging — Library 3,689 240 1,100 1,312 360. 1,967 2,224 Consol. Levy $ 211,594 $273,700 $204,500 $ 40,500 $123,700 $ 19,50ft " r '- 14,796 51,973 15,000 8,000 20,000 • 1,500 ^ 1.50P 1,057 948 1,500 l,5Qp 2,500 1,500 200 2,500 1,500 270 115 800 800 3,868 4,200 175 A 175 ' 4,200 555 600 : 600 1,185 1,500 - 1,500 1,377 1,400 . . 1,800 270 600 -,- 400 2,614 4,100 400 1,000 -..2,480 Library Bldg. ___ Band Park _ Comfort Station _ Swimming Pool _.,,, TOTALS -.- $239,050 $338,829 $240,700 $ 50,575 $145,075 $ 35,780 Estimated Taxes per $1,000.00 of assessed value, $11.14. '!' „ „ „„. , „. Taxable valuation (1941) .^ —'-_- $2,310,231 sion to build. Application had to I Moneys and credits. (1941) - .$ 809,271 VICTORY DRESS SALE CHRISCHILLES STORE We started this Victory Dress nusk about six weeks, ago and have found It a most successful promotion. We have sold dozens of toe, high gr^de, dfstincUve silk dresses from this group— In all sizes ftr>m 11 (junior) it most profitable. woman's (44-40.) This is our war-measure wlOi regard sales. You'll find Special This week we are promoting a $7.95 Victory group- some of the $10.00 sale numbers we featured a few weeks ag^ but mostly new, snappy styles, some of which sold for as much as $1235 and $15.00. AH sizes will be found on this rack, at all times, REMEMBER THERE WILL BE NO GENERAL CLEARANCE: SAUS AT THIS STORE— YOU JFltNJ* THE DRESS YOimE LOOKING FOR THESE VICTORY GROPEU $7-95 SPRING DRESS CLEARANCE Our" entire stock of early Spring and many summer dresses is sow on sole at reduced p,r|cea, Bw now from this fine selection—there'll be no 2 for 1 We on this type of merchandise as there has been in, past years. During the wajr,-all such drajti? 89te# are "put," Our goods will be marked, at smaller profits to «nake for quicker turn-overs. This is in keeping witto the general "way effert,"

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