The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 24, 1943 · Page 1
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 24, 1943
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ISvrvice Men Column ' ttoisutti and Aigona Doing* of Past Week Cbhdeftsea For Sef-^ vice Men. Clip and Mall In Next Letter to the Boy's. Work on the new hemp processing plantj east of Algona, is progressing very well and on schedule. Duke Kinsey will be manager of the plant. . . . To make ready for another practice blackout demonstration soon, Algona , has been divided into 7 distrcit areas., Senior WardehS and deputy wardehs and assistants .have been "named for each area'Fred Timm'is county commander of eivilian'defense, and Eugene Murtagh, chief ait-raid warden. . . . Mr. -and Mrs. Jos. Bestenlehner, Algona, have five i stars on their home service flag They keep a scrap book with clip- *pihgs of the boys in the service located in different parts of the world. . . .Business men of all the Kossuth county communities ' assure the farmers that the town people are willing to.'help in the harvesting and other farm work. . . . Wind does county-Wide dam* age. Murray Elevator, Bancroft, lost part of a roof, A. B. Schenck, , northeast Algona, barn roof. Many farm buildings over county, tele- ., phone lines and trees, damaged. . .This wind storm took 'place late afternoon: June. 14th. ; . . Lieut. Roland White, of the navy, stationed at Trinidad Island, the British .West. Indies, on furlough ^and visiting •Algona i relatives. ... ^ * u< Algoha ..retail nierc'harits*will get ^behind war stamp-sales througli- '"Vbtlt the month of July and do. their part to help build the mystery ship jShahgrl-La. Every one of their . customers, will Be .given .a Chance to bomb Tokyo with their 'extra / change. . .'. Fred Shilis, the No. 13 Rationing Stamp shoe man, and ReV.' C. C. Richardson have discovered the best fishing holes at the river. Wonder how Fred expresses himself when a big one gets away. . .. Sgt. Gleen O. Olson, whose home is north of Swea City, was brought home by the Home Service Department of the 'American Red Cross, from the Carri- beari Sea area just two days late for his father's funeral/. . . Home bn furloughs this week.were Lieut. Robt. 1 Harrington of Camp Clarke, : Mo.; Pfc. Adrian W. Goehring, formerly LuVerne and now of Keesler- Field, Miss.; Pfc.. Johann H. • Tappfer, formerly. on : farm northeast .of Lakota,i now .Camp White, Oregon;»Cpl. Donald M. - "Reese, Algona, now at Camp Abbott, Oregon. . . . For you "farmer soldiers : and. sailors Kossuth county farmers are crossing the corn for the first time, cultivating the soybeans for the first time and about to make the first cutting of .alfalfa hay. Prospects are looking good. . . . What's this TALK about "Italy getting out of the /War? 1 Is she stilji in it? . . ..Eleven o'clock the last ^iwo Saturday.• night is the . «frb ;~hour ;for , Algona^ Shoppers, •:' visitors i ir, orn ! ..'everywhere, '-'•sorne 3;;<J4dk> Algona Mother Gives Her Font Sons to Service Of Her Country Established 1865 ALGONA, IOWA, THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 1943 Eight Pages Technical Sergeant Roland H. Pcdersen Second Lieutenant Paul Arne Pcdersen I •'XX- .*><?*. •-'• - ' • /^ayeFive vied Forces , -'.id Mrs. A. A. Bishop now ,.; all.three of their sons in the ocrylce- and also two sons-in-law. The'; oldest son, Harry, has been in the medical school at Louisville, Kentucky. He'will-enter the Army 'as a private and then will receive the rank of second lieutenant. Jim, the next son, is a Naval aviator in the Marine Air Corps. He is flying a Douglas dive bomber, which carries just a pilot and a gunner. John, the youngest, has enlisted in the Navy. He will, re- ceive'a commission as an ensign. He is living at South Bend, Iridi- ana, and'is now waiting for*his call to serve with the rest of the boys/Captain Warren W. Patterson, husband of the former Esther Bishop, is with the military intelligence at Camp Callen, California. Lieut (j-g) Robert L. Gpor, husband of the former Ruth Bishop, is in the Navy. . — K-— Bomb Our Enemies With Extra Change The motion picture industry war activities committtee ,with every theatre in America will cooperate with the treasury department in promoting the sale of $130,000,000 worth of war stamps in July. Stamp sales continue at the Call and Iowa Theatres. Both theatres want to ;help sell stamps to pay for the building . of the "Shangri-La" new aircraft carrier. The slogan for July—Bomb Our Enemies With Extra Change. MARKETS Petty Officer,, l/c Kenneth Merle Pedersen It. was, in March, 1941, that Roland H. Pedersen, oldest son, class of '39, was inducted in what was called the first draft. He received training with a medical detachment serving in camps in Colorado and California. On the first of November, 1942, he was assigned to duties in North ' Africa, with a medical unit, and is serving tHere tocjay. While with " a ' camp nfear'-.;i)ehver,:'Cqlo.,. during ; his Kenrteth'tLeie),' "are: now making their home with 1 Mrs. Pedersen. V' Paul Arrie Pedersen, second son, clas of '39, was called to training in 'tHe army air corps 'last August, at Kelly Field, /Texas. His preflight training was had at Santa Anna, Calif., and his primary training at Thunderbird -Field, near. Phoenix, Ariz. He finished his basic. training at Minter Field, Bafcersfleld, Calif., graduating and receiving his wings and com'mis- si6n as second lieutenant at Luke Field, near Phoenix. He is now serving at Hamilton Field, near San Francisco. His wife, the former Laura Smith, is here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Smith, of west otjAlgona. '.-•'• Irj 'May, 'afcl, Kenneth Merle Pedersen, third son, class of '39-, joined the nSvy arid today he is serving iix-: a naval tfaining station at Norfolk, Virginia. He is a Private Richard Vernon Pedersen yeoman first class and as assigned to the personnel office there. 11 might be said here that. Roland and Kenneth both took the examination to join the naval reserves at the same time but Roland failed in physical, or they might be serving together today. . The fourth son, Vernon Richard Pedersen, class of '43, left Friday night for Camp Dodge and on Saturday was registered as-, .one 01 Uncle Sam's def endeirs. Richarc completed his i schoolifig ;here .this He has been' erhployed'af ter schoo and on Saturdays with several different Algona firms, during the past winter with the Upper Des Moines. Richard hopes to be assigned to a training camp in the west, having a desire to be near the mountains and the ocean. And so Mrs. Marie L. Pedersen gives up her four sons to fight for her country's freedom. Four of Algeria's youths from the same home, all of them splendid boys upright, decent, respected by all and well liked. The mother holds to herself this comforting thought — the boys keep her in mind witn their regular letters. And to ease the strain of loss experienced by a mother's heart, the wives of the two are with their husband's mother as 'much- 'tis possible. Hats off- to Mrs. Pedersen, war mother in truth and in fact, her sons, all of them, serving Uncle Sam, NP. 2 white com, new .......—$1,08 No. 3 yellow corn, new ,.,»•• ,92 No. 8 mixed corn, pew ...,..-- -81% 30 Ib, white oata ' .62 No, 3 barley , 85 NP. 3 yellow soybeans ..... }.68 Heavy butchers, 190-200 ....$13.25 Packing sows,'370*380 .......... 13,10 Packing sows, 360-400 18.QO CATTLE ...12.50-13,50 Mediums ... Plrty and checked eggs .. CJASH CREAM Svwrt ffe I •:-,•• Hens, ~.-8|P |5e 3.?c RETAILERS TO PROMOTE STAMP SALES THRU JULY Algona Quota Set at $5,000 For Month; Committee to Sponsor Plans and Organize for Sale of Stamps The retailers or America have been challenged to sell $130,000,000 worth of war stamps during July, the proceeds to build a new flat-top "Shangri-La" for the next expedition to Tokyo. The quota to be met by Algona retailers will be $5,000., A committee has been appointed to help organize Algona business men for active 'participation in the sales. This committee is made up R. H, Miller, chairman, J. D. Lowe, pr. F. C. Scanlan, Fred Tirrun, Chss. LaBarre, and Frank Kohlhaas, During this drive it is the hope that every civilian will kick in a dollar for stamps. And to contact citizens special , programs and sales proposals will be made by local merchants. Patriotic organi* zations, 4-H boys and girl? clubs, camp flire girls, etc., will be asked ' establish booths in the business ptioj*;or};Saturdays in pf4*r/ to promofe successful sales and the reaching- pf the quota 1 during July! Whittemore Will Hold ganje and at ft-P'cj*^ «»e filths famous St. Michael's ehiu-ch, chick^ " '" be serve* AS i— 8STOJS$.QB ijBjejrapMs sir dslsui §s t9 the arogram eTsyiwi^^Wtak Wtei% »*** wf have, Spongberg Safe, Prisoner In Italy John Spongberg, son of City Mail Carrier Harry Spongberg, who has been in an Italian prison camp since last November, is safe according to a post card dated Jan. 16, 1943. John was a member of a squad of commandoes at the head of the invasion of Africa last November. He apparently was captured then or shortly afterwards. The Italians allowed him to send a card to his father about the time of his capture, which was not received until some time in March. Now the following message comes after flve months: "Dear Dad: Last time I heard from you was September 20, 1942. Hoping you are feeling ftneV As ever, John Spongberg." ? There is no indication ju?t what part of Italy the card came from and it is noted that Jqhn did not say how he was feeling, himself. R. awa l» Nat With District OP A The Upper Des Moines received a i release from the Office of War Information last week in which R, B, "Walter was, reported as "Pis* trict 0$£ Fuel-Rs wp&g, Representative," The H. B. WaUer re» ferred to is a Des Meines. resident and a cousin, to fetyitenag (j-g) B, B, Waller of thewva* aM now stationed at tP Pulpit N«*t Rev. p. 11. ' olthe jw|ir b« to ft the CO»T unday wmu 1 ' H w Algona Youths Bound Ovei to Juvenile Court When John Kenefick, 15, son of Mrs. Marguerite Kenefick, Eugene Setchell, 16, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kermit Setchell, and David Laing, son of Mr. and Mrs. Otto B. Laing, all of 'Algona, were discovered .aking gas from a car at Wesley on the night of June 17th, authorities took them before Mayor John rlutchinson at Wesley for action. The mayor bound them over to the county juvenile court and fixed their bonds at $500 each, which was furnished. On Tuesday County Attorney H. W. Miller filed a petition asking that the boys be given a hearing in juvenile court and Judge G. W. Stillman has set Wednesday, June 30, at 10 a. m. the time for hearing. The boys are charged with juvenile delinquency. Two of the boys, Kenefick and Setchell, are on parole to Dr. D. R. Martin and Harold Wohl, having been before the court during last October at which time they were also charged with juvenile delinquency. COUNTY 4-H GIRLS HOLD RALLY AT CALL PARK FRIDAY Newly Elected County Officers Are Installed; Prizes Awarded to Contest Winners; Fine Program (Given Beginning with registration and with the Best Groomed Girls' Contest, at one o'clock, at the Call State Park Lodge, Friday, June 18, 90 4-H girls, and as many leaders and friends of Kossuth County 4-H girls gathered for the annual Rally Day program. Dr. S. W. Meyer, Algona, gave an illustrated talk on good posture and the need for good nutrition, entitled "Victory Through Vitality." Miss Alice Mary Freman assisted 'Dr. Meyer with the posture demonstration. ' Another high-light of the program was the talk given by Dorothy Dreyer, a 4-H member for nine years. She was one of Iowa State representatives at the National 4-H Congress in Chicago last winter. • ' County Officers Elected During an impressive ceremony the new county officers were installed by Helen Butler, Lotts Creek Lassies, acting as president in the absence of Adel Lemkee, now in St. Louis; Ellen Laabs, Betty Egerete and Eva Eggenih. All members of the Ledyard Loyal Lassies 4-H Club. The new county officers include, president, Lorraine Sodenberg, Greenwood- vGirls; vice presideni, . ds^ s'ecretaj^y ," Seneca Stars; and' historian,; Lavonne Bailey, Seneca Stars. Burt Bluebirds Have Winners Results of the Best Groomed Girl Contest by Mrs. Alice Kirk and Mrs. Beverly Hermanson, Algona, ,-v placed Shirley Hanson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ira Hanson of Burt, ,on top. Others who received the blue ribbon included Shirley Weben, Irvington I's; Marjory Moore, Seneca Stars; Lorraine Willrett, Fenton Forwards; Lillian Gregorsen, Lone Rock Lively Rockets; and Ruth Gish, Union. Those in the red ribbon division were Helen Backer, Riverdale Rustlers; Jane Sanftner, . Swea Sunnyside; Gail ' Barbec, Prairie Pals, Dorothy. Long, Elite, and Lorraine Soderberg, Greenwood Girls; Bonnie Snyder, Buffalo Boosters 'and .Helen Butler, Lotts Creek Lassies, were given white ribbons. Good Program Much of the success of the day was due to the excellent community singing leadership of Miss Evelyn Bode, Plum Creek, who also sang the "Iowa Leaf Clover Song," during the installation service. Mrs. A. L. Brown, Algona, was the. accompanist Others on. the program included A. L. Brown, Algona, county extension director; Mrs. A. L. Patterson, Algona County 4-H Committee woman; Mrs. C. C. Inman, Bancroft club leader and state district Iowa Bureau Committee woman, and Mrs. G. G. PeUIerman, Swea County 4-H Committee wo- Donald B. Miller New Algona High School Principal Donald B. Miller, the past five years teaching history and government in the Algona high school, lias been selected principal of the schools, -succeeding John G. McDowell. The latter has accepted a position with the schools in Madison, Wisconsin. Mr. McDowell came here twelve years ago and for the past ten years has served as principal. His record is outstanding for ability and popularity with the student body. Mr. Miller came here from'Mad- rid, Iowa, five years ago. He has a B. of A. degree from Iowa State Teachers and an M. of A. degree from the University of Michigan. He, too, has established himself as a competent instructor and popular with the students. He is married 'and has two children. He will leave this week for Iowa City where he will take a six week's summer course in the state' university and expects to take over his new position at the beginning of the new school year in September. Seven City Farmers Aid Neighbor With His Summer Farm Problems Reading left to right—Bill Barry Sr., Nick Weydert, Herman Maahs, Tony Schmidt, Ted Herbst, Thep. Herbst, and Adele, A. L. Brown. When E. C. McMahon, local af- torney, submitted to a major operation in a Minneapolis hospital three weeks ago, one of his home problems was as to the condition of his garden, when he returned from- the hospital. Along with seven other city farmers, Gene Blood Donors Remember Tuesday Those who have offered to donate of their blood for plasma should remember that Tuesday, June 29th, is the day set for the blood pulling at the Bryant school building, beginning at 1:30 in the afternoon. Though you may have failed to register you may still donate on that day. . ' UNION TOWNSHIP LOSES RESPECTED WIFE AND MOTHER Mrs. George W. Boevers, 70, Passes at Kossuth Hospi" :v^^^W,; v?.**^ ,^.,.' , -.£$ Three Sons Survive By J. W. Haggard The death of Mrs. Geo. W. Boevers of Union township last Sun- John Kain spoke on the "Pay The Union Club Girls, with their leader, Mrs. Glen Jenkinson, made corsages for all blue leaders, while the Buffalo Boosters, and Lucille Reynolds as their leader, had floral bouquets for the guests Fine Leadership Because so much of the success of 4-H club rests on the voluntary leadership of the leaders, recognition was given them by Alma Schultz, county home, economist, and leaders present included; Mrs. Walter Weisbrod and' iMrs. Ira Hansen, Burt Bluebirds; Florence Reynolds, Buffalo Boosters; Lola Scuffham, plum Creek Elite; Mrs. C. C. Inman, Greenwood Girls; Mrs. Rasmie Hansen, Irvington I's; Mrs. C. A. Kutknecht, Ledyard U>yal" Lassies; Jtfrs. A. J. Neeland, Lojie-Rock Lively Rockets; Mrs. AU<Q/it Studer, Prairie Pals; Mrs, Lyle Steele, Riverdale Rust- iers; Mrs. Henry Looft, Seneca Stars; Mrs. Glen Jenkinson end Mrs,. Roy Sarchet, Union Alethean; VJrs. Roman « .Mikes, Whittemore ----- " mtyw ler.- Swcs jjfiw-«-,---,-, -ri*- v- B "i"" ii * ""Ti " ?\. "i»* i f Sunnyside; and Mrs. James Butler, Lofts Creek Lassies. , "The inspirstipjpl' »«! was climaxed ' by the lOl day morning came as a great shock to her many friends, many of. whom were unaware of her illness. Mrs. Boevers died at the Kossuth hospital after only a week's illness from a kidney infection. Iti was thought she was getting along nicely, but death came suddenly. Mrs. Boevers was Miss Emma Lange, of Clayton county, Iowa, before her marriage and was in her 70th year at death. Mrs. Boevers .became the bride of Geo: W. Boevers at Elkader, 'May 6, 1896, and came to Kossuth county immediately after the ceremony. With the exception of 12 years spent at Mason City, the Boevers family have lived on their fine farm a few miles north of Algona since. The Boevers raised a fine family, the survivors of which besides the husband are: Kenneth of Duncan, Arizona, a farm bureau agent; Maurice, who runs a veterinary hospital at Lafayette, Calif.; and Donald, who has been operating the old home place. There are six grandchildren. Mrs. Boevers, who Was a woman of more than ordinary culture, was noted for her activity in all of the good works of the community, where she was respected and loved. More recently she has been spending much time in Red Cross work, and was never too busy to lend aid to the numerous community projects inaugurated by the ladies of Union township or Algona. For some years she was the Union correspondent for the Algona Upper Des Moines and this writer has learned to hold her aqd Mr. Boevers in the highest regard. Many friends will join the sorrowing husband and children in their grief at the passing of a truly good woman, Funeral Wednesday The funeral services for Mrs. Boevers were held from the Methodist church at 1:30 Wednesday afternoon, with Rev, N. A- Price in charge. She had been a member of that church arid a worker within it for many years, The pallbearers were C: L. Bailey,'J. W, Ricker, C. B. Murtagh, A. B. Schenck, H. E, Ward and p. C, Gardner. Interment was in Riverr view cemetery. Plum Creek Farm Bureau Members Hold Meet- Social The regular June meeting of the Plum Creek Farm Bureau was held at the center school Friday night. This was the annual pie and ice cream social and was attended by 125. Mr. Campney, township chairman, opened the meeting. Minutes of .the .last meeting were read by the*secretary, .lylrs.: 'Hurl. 'MrSi^Ro^'A^lttsyajr^tei'SgrOtlp singing"; Of thfeV>mtMber&' Evelyri" Bode, sang "Rose In the Bud" and "Play, Fiddle, Play;" Floyd Bode made a report on the district farm bureau meeting held at Garner. has a victory garden in the quarter block facing North and Colby streets. However, his worries were all • needless because on Monday night of this week his city farmer compatriots dug out their garden tools and eliminated every weed in the tract. According to Bill Barry, Sr., this a • proper gesture in town along with what farmers do for their neighbors in times of stress and sickness. You Go" tax plan. Lola Scuffham reported on the work of the Plum Creek 4-H girls work. County Agent Brown showed movies on "The Dutch East Indies." Chris Reese, of the Upper Des Moines, played several, violin selections. The serving committee consisted of the Stanley Gardners, Ross Cal- houns, Julius Baas', Calvin Bodes, Ronald Gardners, Wayne Keiths and Howard Lunburys. * •— JUSTICE COURT HAS FOUR TRAFFIC IN WEEK Four traffic violation cases we're disposed of in Justice- Delia Welter's court during the week. Ivan Fredericksen, Livermore, was fined $25 with $15 suspended, for reckless driving. Information was filed by the deputy sheriff. Failure to ^ield one-half of the right-of-way cost D. W. Smith, of Burt.^l and costs. Information was filed by Patrolman Hutchin- sori. . Robert Lyons, Triumph, Minn., was picked up by Patrolman Hutchinson, for driving while intoxicated. His assessment was $10 and costs. Answeripg to charge of reckless driving, filed by Patrolman Hutchinson, Joe Johnson, of Fairmont, was given a fine of $25 and costs. U.D.M. Lost Ads Recover Tires For Two Truck Owners Vern Lovely Buy* and will leave July J t», "" ' Mrs. Lovely 'as4 Yern got hU first taste of the o>ug business in his at Stewarfe IQW«, ftol 34 at Stprm Lake and feommg to next courteous an(J pjeasiog man, Algona Upper Res Moines classified ads have paid big dividends ler two truck owners who recently lost tires near Algona, In these days of rubber shortage and hard* io-get tires, losing a tire means 'more than a loss in dollars and cents »s t it f $4 in former years, ' Recently sgie Ceylon Block and SUo Co., of Ceylon, Minn,» adver-* tised for a'ibsi tire and wheel, The nex$ .'day 'after .the Upper^Res RENEWAL OF "A" GASOLINE RATIONS TO BE MADE BY MAIL Present "A" Expires July 21; Bring In Back Cover of Present Book, Signed, . With Application Remember last fall when you registered for application for your gasoline ration book? Remember how several days were set aside for registration, and how you applied at your nearest school house and how hundreds of men and women put in several days serving as registrars? All. of this fussing and stewing and traveling .is to be done away with when you make application for..a .new "A" book, between now and July 21. Your present "A" book expires on that date. : : . • Turn In Back Cover k, This time : you merely get-,aft VOL. 72—NO. 2o SCOUT CAMPAIGN THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY TUESDAY 200 Men In Thirteen Towns In Kossuth To Participate In Third Annual Drive to Raise Funds for Scouting The third anntial "Friends of Scouting" campaign to raise funds in the interest of Scouts and Cubs throughout' 'Kossuth county will take ' place on -Tuesday morning, June 20th 'in every organization of this cqufity.•"•'•''', Funds, r^sed will be used for the direction 'Of Scout and Cub activities, Court of Honor meetings, organization of new /troops, training of men and boys, and general administration and overhead for the .prairie Gold Area Council, nineteen-co'unty council. 200 Men to Work Following a breakfast, at 7:15 Tuesday morning attended by workers in.,each of the thirteen towns in the County, 200 meh will be assigned to contact each a number of friends to secure their interest and support' for the'scout movement.. It .is expected that ^ every citizen .in these towns will be contacted in, this manner!, How Your Dollar Is Spent ' The-dollar that you may give toward this- work is spent for scouting as follows: 15c for 1 scouting activies, 15c for .camping program,' 42c for field service, lOc fnr leadership training and education, 17c for general administration and "1'c for national service. .More than 1800'boys ari,fl ,650 leaders active in Prairie Gold Area Council have served a total "Of 14,621 hours of civic service duty assisting in Red Cross Drives, ,U. S. O. and stamp sales, coUectiom. ot-: 300,000 pounds of waste paper,- • rubber scrap-iron salvage, etc. .Town Workers The workers at Burt will-breakfast at the Marvin Hotel at 7:00 o'clock.. Burt- workers are Major Herman Rachuti Captain. Carl Anderson, W-* ; J. Lockwopd, Donald Mitchell, R. C. Dremmel, Dr. R. H. Thompson,. H. A., Thompson; Captain'R.JV Nealy', F.' L. Ryerson, L. .H. Schenck, E. R. Wolte, W. W. • Boettcher, G. <H. -.McCuli j em; Captain Hugh McDonald, J,;e, C. Geesman, George Manus, W. B,V<, Officer,-. Glee. Bullock and Albert '. Manus. ' " '.' '•' •/*•". "'At Feritdn .The major at Fenton is W, Hollr > dprf, i 4, owner. week the Hum* ?i>^ '"-'* - *y the loss o| g tire and wheel in tfef Upper B«rMftines classifieds. Be- <ore'we; paper was completely jprtB' •we The Coci but as tire. It J£r W completely Bw" "" CP,. to the lost was _ , claimed - . "T#J*****J3* «|ey wlU ahyrone of :the ; ga'soline stations; in 'the-county. This you fill out -properly and sign. Then you .take that back cover of your present "A" book and upon the two blank lines you sign your name and address and enclose it with your'applica- tion. And along with these you also'enclose your current tire inspection record to show that proper tire inspections have been made. These you enclose 1 in nn envelope and mail to the Kossuth Rationing Board, Algona. And in the upper left hand corner of the envelope print your name .and address plainly which prevents your application from becoming lost or held up in any way. • ' ' . Don't Wait ' However, the smart thing to'dp. is''to"-attend to this application .matter right now, as soon as you can get hold of an application. Processing the thousands of applications is going to be a big 'job for the rationing board. And while there are many volunteers offering their help in the local office you are assured 'of better service the quicker you get your application into their hands. Every effort will be made to have the new books in the hands of all car owners by July 21, but this can only be done by your co-operation in getting ydur applications into the board office right now instead of waiting until the last day. Tire Inspection The new application forms, like those of last year, will have, a tire inspection record attached. In flli- ing out this form be sure that the serial numbers are accurately written in. You may copy these numbers from the last inspection record you now have. If you have acquired a new tire since then, insert that number and attach a note explaining this to the board. And don't forget this—if you have not had at least one tire..inspection by a qualified inspector you will be denied a renewal. Do It Today Get an application, fill it out and sign it; take the back cover of your present ration book and sign it; and include the tire inspection record you have; mail in envelope to 'the; ration board, Algona, and print your name and address legibly in the upper left hand corner of the envelope; apply postage, ancj the board will mail your new bpeh within a few days. And please use pen and Ink in BUmr out applications. ^ Weisbrod;-'; Captain C, f H. Thees- fleld» H. WoSchulte, A. p. Krause, V-.- J. Tatiim :'and'-S. ,E. Straley. They will:: meet Monday evening at the Le$ipn,hall for instructions, at 8:30' o'clock. ."••"• ,"„ : Supper at Ledyard The.workers at Ledyard will have a supper at the Frye Cafe at 6:3.0..Monday evening and lay out plans for the Tuesday -work. Major -Wm. Weimer. will diiect Captain Ambery Waterhouse, Wilson Brack, Rev. Edward. Cass, Rev. Maynard, William Flynn and Sl- yin Carpenter; Captain Lee Anderson; Roy, ' Johnson, Howard Dyer, Wfiliaiu,Stubbe, 'Roy Higley- and Max Nitz".'" ' . . , • 4 , I-'-: tone Bock Kick-Off - 1 At Lone Rock, a kick-off session will be held tonight at which time the work will be laid out for the teams by ; Major N. L, Cotton,. Captain Hartan Blancnard, i. w. Nelson,. Ralph Thompson, C, S^ Whitehdijse, JAlf Jergensen, An-, drew Thompson and Fred 'flaig, Night Meet at LuVerne Monday night the LuVerne workers will hold a session at the LuVerne State'Bank at'8;30. The workers are,'Major John Nelson, Captain Whittenberg,'Arthur Dimler. Art Riley,' Herman Schultz, Harry Lickty;' L. W. Whittenberg; Captain • Harold Sorensen, Harold Phillips, Rev. Robt, Phillips, H. H.' Meyers; Captain Joe Llckty, Guy Gidings, F. H, Kruse, Cliff Holmes, Joe Lickty and H. Leerwald. Lakota at Night , Workers at Lakota will meet Monday night at the town hall at 8:30, The line-up there consists of Major C.C. Gerzema, Captain A. C. Bierstedt, Ray Hertzke, W. D. Ley, Chris Asmusson; Captajn Ray Hertzke, Fred Schroeder. J, A, Barger, Earl Ogren'; Captain W. D. Ley, §alph Clark, Andy S, Anderson and, I, E; Wortman, The Titonka group.will hold a kick-off session Monday night at the Titonka Bank at 8:30* The workers, are Maj/Hpw«r4 Fren,ch, Captain Hon>e,r Powns, 'Harold Taft. Jake Tjsch, Art " ' Mark Stanton Rawed T» Fiwit Lieutenant (Continued on page eight) General MacAithur

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