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*/• KOSSUffl DAIRY FARMERS AH) IN Improvement Report lor , Novettiber Shows Increase in Milk and According to the repdrt oJ Frank U Sduiber, tester for Kbssutti Mo, 1 (Dairy Herd Inipf oyementV^c'.^ Won, a,group of 27-dairy fermeM in the south' central part WaiWf county; nerdd <Jf merilbers are snow In* a decided, increase In prodiltf tlon of mult andJjutterfat in the fbod-fdr-vlctory campaign. The t8- tai number at CoWs tested reached 489 of which 361 were '« milk and the ^avwage production per cow ^ras^bi 1 the month' 664 pounds of milk and 22.? Pounds of butter*«• .,• "••;.' •' Ne.w Herds Joining . fbtfnmg the association during the month Were nve hew members) F. it Wolf, Wesley, Brbwn^Swiss; Caifl Swanao'n, LuVerne, Holsteins; Fred •Merkle, LuVerne, Holsters; Alfred Grill, Irv'-ngton, Holsteins; Ralph .Browii, Algona, Holste|lns -•""Mr. Schrlber reports that forty-six SOO^day,lactation records ware.com* pleted,during the. month. ; dome Exceptional Records . Four members of the^assiociaton have individual cows which have ejteeptpnal records for milk, periods Tops in this were two cows in the 0. Ri -Sohoby, Bode, herd with t reorfrd of 14,241 :lba. of milk am 51T.B Ibs. of toutterf &t for one am 14,502 Ibs. of milk and 616.9 Ibs. of ,'Jbtttferfat for the second.. Three ottwrs In his herd produced 18,808 '.valid-42^.4,12,696 and 416VT, 11,241 ant ' 402.3 milk and butterfat Edward O. Hof, liUVerrie, had three individuals when produced 13,168 an( 442i3, 13,66? and 429.4, ,12,838 and 418.4 pounds .of milk and butter fat f E.-I* Gilbert, Algona, has two which produced 12,267 and 430.1! 12,640 and 417.D pounds of milk and butterfat. Floyd I. Bode, Algona, has one individual Which produced 13,434 and .422.6 pounds of milk and butterfat TWO OVERLOAD CASES IN JUSTICE COURT THIS WEEK 'Justice' G. K '.bstwinkie fined Lloyd" V. Adamson, of Madrd; Iowa $70 arid costs Saturday and ther suspended $60 of the fine. Adam Established 1365 N ALGONA, IOWA, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 1942 Twelve Pages PUN TO ORGANIZE FOR HEMP SIGN-UP Cheer Leaders For St. Cecelia's Academy Inspire Athletic Rooters Wearing white tailored gabardine slacks and royal blue sweaters with the Academy monogram in white these four'youWfcsteri, lead and inspire the rooters for 'the Academy with their tyutin* of cheers during athletic contests. Some very elaborate —Photo by Long's Studio numbers have been worked out by the quartet and their leadership draws from the students some really high class cheering for the home team. The -group from left to right: Betty Jane Arndorfer, Helen Winkel, June Forsberg, Herbert Weydert. NOLTE, ALGONA WEATHERMAN, IS PRAISED BY REED In a letter, unsolicited, written to Secretary Clarence PhMllps, of the Algona Chamber of Commerce, Chas. D. Reed, Federal Meteorologist, Des Monies, arid^head. of the system in ibis area, " praises the work of Harry Nolle, local weath- fernian, as -follows: ____ , ______ , , son 1 was -.'charged ith overloading,, ,,j ajn, very happy- to say that _. ^,. ^_.. ^ ------- j «.„ It was his first offense and . the justice . dealt, leniently with; #ihn upon promise he would put Class M on tractor and Class Y on tra'l- er before the first of February. State weighers . brought Adamson in. On the same day Justice Ostwin- We assessed a fine against K. L. Hardman, of Des Moines,' of $100 v aiid costs because of 'Ag&ollne vtranapott., ;In thin , ttW fine because it was shown 1 , the- evidence, that Hardman had teen taken up several t'.mes before on the same charge and that he operated a fleet of transports and was renbrted^to be careless about overloading. > State weighers also brought the Hardman case to the local court. , '...'-'-." in Florida Bob klnsey, son of Mr. and'Mrs. ^.•Duke" Kinsey; has been assign- red to the aviation school of the na•»al air statlpn at Jacksonville, Fla, He has just completed his basic itrainlngr ; at' Great n : Lakes. T^e course in the Jacksonville school will take up 14 to 18/weeks; *«•«"' Dogs Elxpeiwive Pets to County According to County Auditor Duke Kinsey,' domestic 1 animal olabns paid by the-^pairty during tWs yt*r amounted to $2- BTM^ These are claims paid for t jo88 of doinestto »n|k)ials, •hoep, poultry, eta /The.cSwca ratyJSatchery colleot^the highest UaJm, $344 fojr turkeys WUed fry dogs.- Seemingly, th», *»g becoine« •oraewhat expensive to the county, thp claims averaging better than 9200 per month. •' •. . . , W. Ringgenberg Completes Score of Years On lob One day last week Win. Ringgenberg, E. Kennedy, st., Algona, AffhBpratgd an anniver»»ry. The ceteurayon was in honor of the • acore of years be has been em- '> . ployed in one place, working out ly in the «ame line of wprlt. It was In, 1922 that he started to work for the Frank^Mann Auto Co., located wbero the Kent Mptor Company J* now 4plng businew,/ Bill worked tor Mr. jout five years and when c letter 9014'flWt to Fre4 Kent Vi^yed OB the job, one of able autfl-BWcb.an,i<w M» Al- ' Hen* BIJl waj proro9t»d to , Harjy (N - oltc has become one of our' : most appreciated cooperative observers in Iowa. He has attacked the job with understanding" and in- tnllicrent zeal and enthusiasm and his work has been exceptionally accurate and thorough. He has a research type 'of mind that makes hml particularly keen in applying observed data to practical problems. -LOhas. D.,Reed, Senior De» li>.^. A ^ Job Anniversary to Be Observed By iffatt McCaU Some thirty years ago a young man was -employed in ( the ' Sheetz drug store here, as registered pharmacist. Then in 1912 he decided he'd had enough to do with pills and 'medicines and he took a job with Uncle . Sam in the local post office as ;- cler^. l , ; Au4 ; ^own through the . years up >lo> th? present, Mart J. McCall, 1006 OB. State, has • served .'« that capacity under many and varied postmasters. On January 1st the government will retire Mart" on a pension •in appreciation tif his services during the thirty years. • Ray iLadendorf Steps In . When Mart finishes that days v wprk along the flrst.pf the year' and takes his hat and coat and with a farewell to the boys • steps out of the .nost off'' n e for good, Ray Ladendorf will step up a notiiti ana. into the routine of Mart's job. Thus is a v?ican- cy created ^an* acme applicant, after pasawjr certain civil service examinations, will fill that vacancy. And therefore, applications and part'culars as to the, job will be provided by merely asking for them, at the local post office. The job pays 65c an hour and is designated as substitute clerk-carrier. _ In the Meantime After having followed a certain routine day in and day out for th-'Tty years Mart is going to have some trouble settl- i ing down tp taking things easy, arid,- perhaps, same days he may be found starting for the old Job in the morning. But he'll gat over that wd settle down to enjoyment of taking things easy. And here's congratula- , tions tp Mart McCall following a thirty-year per.'ad <>t service in government employ. > f i 1 1 , ,n Temp Drop* to -12 640ACRESCHANGE HANDS IN KOSSUTH DURING PAST WEEK According;ito L. W. Rbuze, representative for the Equitable Life Assurance Company two farms were sold during the'past week In Kossuth county. The first w,as , tbu of the Dahlhauscr 320 acres locatec one mile east of. Whittemore and which has-been operated by A. L. Rochleau. This .was sold to Elmt- Fehr, of West Bend dt a price o $91 per acre and he will take pos session as of March 1st. Garfleld Land Sold The second sale was'that of the Mersch farm in Garfieid township located % mile south and \Vi eas of West Bend. This land brough $125 per, acre and, has been ,oper ated by Harry and'Arnold Ketel sen. A Mr. Dillon of New York Is' the purchaser ,and will take According to^recordfl by Weather. man Harry NoJte the lowest temp- for the week Was 12 -below High rearfjed 31 cm Coach at-Academy Builds Wiiininpf Team 'The' :boys of St.,6ecella's Acac emy who are out for basketba this esason are fortunate In th selection of Herbert .Hedlund city, to serve as the'.'* jnstructo and coach. He is 'building a quln tet which daily improves in con tests on the baskettfall floor He knows boys and knows how t get the best that f-s in them to ac vantage in a game, '^."gradual of Drake University in 1938 he -1 the recipient of .many honors i athletics. During Ws senior year he was captain' of the Drake foot ball team. Following Ws graduatio he played professional football, be ing at one time a member of th Cleveland "Rams" eleven. He cam to Algona about a year ago as man ager of the local Pioneer Hybri Plant. Fenton Firemen Buy $300 Worth of Bonds f enton: M a meeting of the Fenton firemen! Mondwr evening? it was 1 decided to donafe *35 to en- MRS.H.L.GILMORE APPOINTS WARD ZONE LEADERS Following Appointment of Block ^Leaders the System of Block Plan will Be Complete in Algona Mrs. H. L. CJ-ilmore, director of he organization of the block plan n'Algona, has made appointments of zone leaders in the four different wards in the city, These zone eaders, in turn, apponit sector eaders and these wMl ask someone Jn each block to be a block leader who will contact' every family in their block. This will constitute the block plan, one which is being organized in every, town and city In the country. , Sector Leader* The zone and sector leaders appointed in the'different wards'are. First ward—Zone 'leader, Mrs. \y G. McCullougb, She has appoint?ed Mrs. Gladys Taylor, Mrs. SonyB Greenberg, Mrs. Carlyle Becker Mrs. Ed Wolcott and Mrs. Pau: Bell, sector leaders. Second ward—Mrs. A. A, Bishop zone leader. She has appointed Mrs Albert Granzow, Mrs. Anton Pid- riksen. Mrs. Fred Bartholomew and Mrs. W. P. French, sector leaders. Third ward—iZone leader, Mrs. Alma Nelson. She has appointed Mrn W. D. Andrews, Mrs. V. K. Rlstag Mrs. J. A. .'"Harig, Mrs. Ernst Thlel Mrs. George Smith, Mrs. L. J. Ma lueg and Mrs. Alfred Larson, sector leaders. •Fourth Ward—Zone leader, Mrs D. D. Monulx. She has appointee Mrs, John McEnroe, Mrs. Andrew Hansen, Miss Lucia Wallace and Mrs. Campbell Humphrey. -Purpose »f Block Plan The purpose of the block plan is to assure a total coverage of al households for civilian war service to give all ci-vilians a clearer un derstanding of the reasons and needs behind war efforts and to promote the neighborhood spirit o' cooperation. As an example' thi government feels that through' the block plan organization voluntary meat rationing can be successfully handled. The block plan Is set u V— 4.1**. .*t<*£ti*m tVafnnaa n/mn.SIi*!?*%s Monday Night's Blackout 100 Per Cent 0. K. Orchids to Fred Tinim, county qofmlmander div ( .15&ii def«>n«<>, Chief Art JMoulds, police depart- hion), Ernst Thlel, air raid warden, .Art Cogley, head of auxiliary police, Marian SigRbee, chlpf fli-e departmeJit and Oarence Pollard, head of public works and utilities, and the dozenx of men iid women who cooperated with these department heads In putting over the blackout Monday night From every standpoint the experiment was a success. 'Only one lighted small window In a residence was discovered in the city, and this was a case where the residents were away. Mr. Tlinni and Mel Falkenhain- er In the plane piloted by Maurice Bartholomew;, circled the city arid made a drive out Into the country and found the black- -artt perfect According to radio report* the bacWout ower the entire section of nine states was pqually successful. by, the^lvi&an c^fefense.c Contingent of 33 Kossuth Boys to Camp Today The following Kossuth boys left this mornng for Camp Dodge for induction into the armed, forces: R. C. Gilbride, Algona. 0. R. ; Ristau, LuVerne. Henry Gerdes, Jr., (father already in service); • B. M. Green, Algona. M. L. Attig. Wesley. R. L. Bergeaon, Bode. . . D. F.' Klein, Algona. W. R. Lane, Armstrong, C. K. Hinselnian, LuVerne. : Walter Abblas, MeVrose (transferred from Monroe county) R. W. Cayler, Bancroft. H. !M. Miller, LuVerne. Frank Vargas,' Midlothian, Texas (transferred there). , . ,-M, H. Boyer, Bancroft. ; , '.,Rv E. Heetland, Lakota. '. fit. L. Seifert. Ledyard. D. E. Sherman, Wesleji . R. Hr Simpson, Algona. 1. B. Miller, Algona. C. O. Mayland, Tltonka. A. A. Boettcher, Osage. • J. L. Ehler, Corwith. H. P. W. Skaggs, Swea City. J. EL Loss/ Jr., Algona. H. L. Anderson, Ledyard. ! J. F; Reynolds, Algona. , G. F. Miller, LuVerne, C. E. Kollasch. Algona. Chas. Krause, Jr., Wesley. R. H. Larson, Algona, (transferred from St. Charles, HI,) >F. R.-McVay, Algona, (transferred from Pocahontas county). H. Beeken,' Jr., Roosevelt, (transferred from Louisiana). La. large the Honor Roll Board. board la now completely The with names of men •'*» the service and it will be necessary to make an 1 addition 'before more names can be added. Tbe firemen also, voted to buy |800 in government bonds. W«rw4 StoeHlM* a of *** BAT»ONINO ger" 9f^*if Iflw^SIf t^3^ IWw*^* w^ Much of of Uw MeUwdiat out^t4»cUfl«. Algona Food Market Has Closed Doors Because of being subject to the draft and .expecting the call w'-th- In the next month, John Fassbender has sold out the stock in the Al' gona Food Market and, bppes to dispose of the store equipment shortly, He started the grocery business here in Way. 1941, in the A. U Long buydjng, taking over the Long qtock, With, the ass'«tance of the MisseavTbilma Blinkman and JD1- len Pommerenning, , In September be and Miss, Blinkman were married. When he joins the armed forces Mrs. Fajsbender expects to continue work lor the duration- John is registered with the «f«m- boldt county draft board. SPLENDID CONCERT PRESENTED BY HI GROUPS SUNDAY Large Audience Enjoys Program of Numbers by Vocal and Instru- Instrumental Ensemble The music department of the Algona 'high school presented a concert in the school auditorium Sunday afternoon which was thoroughly enjoyed by a very large audience. The various • numbers were given under the direction of Miss Ruth Fox, vocal, and Or.'-n Spaulding, instrumental, instructors. Me"r- cdith Raney was the accompanist .for the vocal numbers. The or- •chesjra played three numbers, Far- J^izet and'Slavontc; Danc& vjt-awd TWe^ley- o|jajsi*t- Carols. The latter,was probably (he most adeptly performs and expression and tonal; quality were well presented. The band With ' ! E1 Cabalerro by Cain, Egmont by Beethoven and -Queen C;.ty by Boone, proved that the more difficult works were well -handled though Queen City proved the better for execution and expression. Instrumental Groups A saxophone' quartette' made up of Dick Dale, Ted Herbst, Maxine Tries and Kenneth Brown, rendered a number? Saxophone Sympho- nette by Bennett. This group's number was well receved and the quartette handled harmony in a nice manner.>^Another .Instrumental group, a. brass sextette played La- Fiesta by Guentzel and put over n very good rendition. The personnel of the sextette !s Chuck Hardgrove, horn; Everett Keith, trom« bone; Dick Woodward, baritone; Dean Sjogren 'bass; J Don Sjogren trumpet, and Ted Herbst, cornet. >• • Alany Fine Voices In the*vocal groups the junior high chorus, 8th and 9th graders, presented The Ftrgt Noel, We Wish You a Merry Christmas and White Christmas. : The youngsters put over their numbers splendidly perhaps doing the best on the second number. The girls' glee club sang Home Road by Carpenter and The Lost Chord by Sullivan. The harmony and expressoin was perhaps set put best in the latter number. The' high school chgrus presented Home Land by Cain, To Thee We Sing by Schvedor and Lift Every Voice and Sing by Johnson. The latter~number was the better presented, enunciation and expression the better handled. The madrigal group, six boys and six girls,' sang Pledge to the Flag by Malotte. This was an outstanding number. The finale was made up of four patriotic numbers presnted by the chorus and with band, accompnaiment. All J-n all the cnocert was exceptionally well presented, the various, groups followed direction whdch provid* fcd proper expression. There are some very fine voles' Jn the vocal groups and high class talent in the Instrumental division. Credit for the success of the program should, be given the two very able instruc* tora who directed the different nuaar bers In the program and A^gona may well be proud of tfw musical talent contained In the-high school, FARM BUREAU IN ANNUAL DRIVE FOR MEMBERSHIPS Past Week Given Over to Soliciting With Splendid Results; Five Townships to Hear tFrom 'About 125 farmers, members of the .Kosuth County Farm Bureau, and active in the drive for mein- icrship whch had been put on dur^ ing the week,, enjoyed a chicken dinner and program in the Masonic hall basement Saturday night at 7 o'clock. During the meal music was furnished by Theo. Herbst, piano, Ted Herbst, cornet, and Brown, saxophone. Twenty-three of the 28 townships in'Kossuth were represented at the dinner. Program JTollows Meal A program following the meal was enjoyed by the men. Wayne Keith, county president of the bureau, was the master of ceremonies. Chris Reese played several numbers on the violin. A. E. Lauritzen, county superintendent, spoke on the splendid cooperation of the bureau, particularly 4-H club activities in an educational way.' „ J. C. Skow, Wesley, organization Chairman, expressed appreciation for the educa- j t!onal phase which a^d/ive of this sort brings out. Harfef: Troutman and Henry Patterson,\inembers of the organization committee and the latter director of field work, also addressed the group. Fred Plumb played several number£fon his accordion .which were '.Well received. Brown Makes Report Roy Brown, county agent, reported the results of the drive. The two high townships in membership are Plum Creek with 85 and Lincoln with 65. The total membership for the county reached 765 with five townships yet to hear .from and several individual workers who had not reported. 'Mr. Brown felt that a nice substantial increase over Roger Louis Larson, Biirt, Graduates • From Hospital Corps year resulted in the Johnson, weeks Prairiffl One of a class of 480 men Roger Lous Larson, of Hurt, but a former student in Algona, graduated from the hospital Corps school, Great Lakes, last weeki wth a grade of 96 per cent and became one of the ftonOr men of the class. He :•"• the 'son Of Mr. and Mrs. L. B. •Larsen, of Hurt. . Now rated as a hospital apprentice, second class, Larsen and Other graduates of the school will be sent to. naval hospitals for further training and then, assigned to duty at sea or other shore stations. He Was a student at Iowa University prior to his enlistment In the navy. For Newspapers Work. Albert . ... townsh'.p, brought in the largest number of memberships with a total of 136, and Harold Evans of Swea, was 1 next with 16. In some of the townships the soliciting was done by teams or groups . t -A^iSife. M **^° _ Foilofeing* the^suijmissioh of lljs report, Mr, Brown presented more than fifty awards to the Workers, these be ng in the nature of smaller farm tools! -The dinner was prepared by the ladies of the Eastern Star lodge and was, served by members of the Masonic Lodge. It was a well prepared meal thoroughly enjoyed by the farmer group. M.L CHURCH GROUP IN CONCERT SUNDAY EyEJNINJL Splendid Vocal and instrumental Numbers Given by Senior and Junior Choir Members .Under the very capable direction of Mrs. C. A. Phillips, the senior and junior'choir, combining fifty voice, and other musical talent In the First Methodist church, presented a Christmas concert' in the church auditorium Sunday evening. The auditorium was well filled wtih an appreciative and delighted audience. The program was given entirely by candle light which added to the beauty and impressive-ness of the concert. Many Fine Voices The Prelude, Christmas Carols, and Processional, Gloria, with Miss Barbara Haggard at the organ, op* ened the program. The senior choir, directed toy Mrs. Phillips, followed with "And the Glory of th§ Lord" from the Mesalah by Handel. This was followed by a living picture by children of the church entitled "Let the Little Children Come Unto Me." The two combined choirs then sang "The Christmas Story" by Godsworthy. A vocal trio, Mrs. C. A. Phillips, Willard Curtis and Robert (McCullough, sang "Praise Ye" by Verdi. Again a living picture was. presented "The Wise Men" with Willard Curtis, soloist. The sen-* lor choir presneted- "Today There is Ringing" by Christiansen. For ,the offertory Mrs, Phillips played a violin number "Cantlque de Woel" by Adam. Robert McCullough sang "The Birthday <rf tfce King" by Neldllngw. A septette, M * ss J » ne MahiiVMra Fa H l Bell, Mrs- B, V, Pierce, Mrs. A, E> MleheT " Lajiritwn rendered "Lul^»y of Christ CW14" by Bljpcsi,li. /««• living pi^wre "Aisjay in a . toy Hokanson was presented con*blned choira ftccom ing,. T$T - STAMP AND BOND SALES BY LIQUOR STORES IN DROP Wilh the bond and stamp sales by liquar fitdres reaching an all- time high during October the November sales' took a decided drop according to a report issued'by the Iowa:liquor, commission. The total sales reached $326,478,95 SOUTHSIXTEEN TOWNSHIPS TO ' HOLD MEETINGS AAA arid Extension ,0er~ vice Cooperating in Resenting IJdtfcatioiial Program & Farmers In order to present to farmers* and growers all of the facto and; details having to db With production of hemp the AAA and, the Extension Serv'ce in '(the comity will hold meeting's ln/tty> ai'ea,eas-* ly next week. The 'hemp area'^n, Kossuth Consists of the south six:* teen townships,, <Fenton, Burt, Portland, Buffalo, LxJtts Creek, tfnion Plum Creek. Wdsley, Whlttetoo Cresco, Irvingtori, Pralrte, Rfrerdale, Sherrtan and ' Bight Meetings Called.. Bight meetings have been called, covering four days as follows: ' December 18, 1:30 p. mi—Algona court room, • CrescoJ Jtrvingtbn, Plum Creek and tfnion townships, December 21, 2? p.' mi-rWhitte-. more, Academy haU/./Wtiitteinoro and 'Lotts Creek'"towMmps. December 21, 8 p. m.—St. Joe Parochial school, Sherman and R!v~ erdale townships. r '"* < December 22, 1.'30 p,-m:-7-T!tonka Theater, Portland *and Buffalo townships, j * ' . v >.,,i , (December 22, 3:30 p. m.~-Lone Rock, Murphy's hall, Bu,rt &hd Fen-. ton townships,, ' , , /.. , . * •December 22, 8 p. m.—LuVerna city ball, LuVerne township., •December 23, 1:30 n- my--WesJey, Legion hail, Wesley and Prairie townships. December 23, 2 p. m.—GarfleW center school, Garfleld township. Farmers Interested (Many of, the farmers iri the .sixteen township area wh;o have been approached regarding the! growing: of hemp are ;deeply interested and it ia the purpose of the meet5nga to set out all ,of the, details which coyer the • hemp question^ whdt the government wants and"wlmt it w*H do toward the work of planting and harvesting the* 3250,521.95 was reached 177 stores suffered in the lack of purchasers. The Clinton Was Tops store in Clinton was the only one in the state to exceed the October sales with $1500. No other store in the state came within reaching distance of the October sales/ Clinton was high wMh $23,508.25 and Adel was low with J3.35 In Algona $11,376.80 worth of bonds were sold in; October and November brought in only $4,540.50, a drop of $6,80630. At that the Algona oss was much less than many of he stores in the larger citi-es and owns. figures the,gro' _. , net the farmer^a .revenue somewhat' better than soy JjeansVper acre. Too.' it must -be-understood^,that .the growing and proeessing'of 'hemp Isj more or less of a. patriotic' 1 gestt ture because of the .> urgent need; of hemp, for war material The committees in charge Of the hemp, production in Koseuth,are .hoping; that all fanneefc -who' may,have^ ten or more acres which oOuld ba planted to hemp will attend,their nearest scheduled - 'meeting andj learn what they may gain toy plant* ing as well as-all of the'.anglef nected with hemp 'growth In suth county soil. ,. ' ' OH to Mis. Edith Miner . . .. ., , .,*,-„ l-x--*)^^.^-^ and Her three Soldier Sons When Robert, last and youngest of Mrs Edith Miner's three jjona enlisted in the armed forces of the Un.'-te4 States last June she had given all of her family to the defense of liberty and democracy, It isn't given many mothers to contribute their sons, all of their sons,, to fight for the'-r country, to do th^ir bit along with millions of other mothers' sons for freedom's cause. But Mrs Miner smiles proudly as site dreara,s of the fearlessness and gallantry oJ boys, her sons, taking des-. • Chances along with o.thef sous in this world war,' toe Miner Rfly» „ Texas,' as -an instructor In 'flying. His job.-isao flttieh Oj* flying courses of" al^ corps fly- Ing cadet's. His ship for Instruction .'-a/a big FairchJIds, had for several years 'he terested In flying and ; was' haps- as 'much 'nespon^iblelfor the crea,Uon,'< of "the loca}'Air- port as any other man In'AJ- gona., priqr.Jo Jane, tiWs'year, he took two months pf4efij»nl- oa> training Jn WatejstoQ.<£ana was then ass'gned to,fhe-^Bxa« field. He is'» graduate i flf>the' local high school .claarf; of /S1-, He has been spending,'a wee|t here wiO» his TOO tier, ;«nd .re-. turned t« Te3Ws'^nJ^8Mn4|y'- Melvin «it FQrt"^|pwJ Ww*' iThe second sonii^Ivln ^_ is now located at Fort Leonard ' Wood. Missouri,'a member Of the " -7th Special Service Halt,. H* left Al«on» Mwr^l-, three months in >bafl at

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