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WESLEY SOLDIER WRITES OF SOUTH PACIFIC ACTION The following letter was writ ten by Lieut. Don Lickteig, t& h! parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Lick teig, Wesley: ' „ "" South Pacific, Aug. 27 My Dear Polks: It has been quite some tim< since I last had time to write, am still well but, of course, I am fa,r from being happy; the future looks none too promising, doesn' look like a White Christmas for me. . Censorship regulations hav<- • eased up somewhat so perhaps can .write a more interesting letter. During the past 11 months I haye certainly done some trav- elingi That adventure crave 1 once : had has been permanently satisfied. I spent quite some time in mosquito infested New Cale• donia. The most beautiful place hav6 been in was New Zealand and I enjoyed the short stay ttiere The' people treated us as thpugh we were their saviours and -Were so friendly. At that time a" Jap invasion seemed imminent. Since then I have been on Guadalcanal. Rendova, Russel Islands,' Vangunn, Vella La Vella and New Georgia. If you get a large map • of the Solomons you will be able to locate all of them. I am a veteran at dodging bombs and bullets. Frankly I surprised jnyself with my coolness; It seems you get so you just don't..give a darn for. anything. I've ; had some close calls, such as a Jap machine gun cutting twigs : six-inches above me even though I was lying flat on the ground. I • had control of the company during most of the Munda campaign, and by the way,, I was -complimented on my work. With those men under you it's impossible, to think of yourself. Every time I sent out a patrol I sweat blood: until the boys came back. There were some very tight squeezes and some time I'll tell you .about them. I can't tell you where I am now but you don't have to worry because this place has been cleaned up for quite some time. I will break down and tell you that I haven't felt the best in the past few days. The army' doesn't take, chances, they take good care «f'"a man. They put a man in the hospital for little scratches, colds, or anything, and that's where I am now with a slight touch of malaria' nothing serious. I tried The Alfbha Upper D6S Moinfel, Algotta, towa, Octobet 7, 1943 Inch you move"d dver. Beards got so long we looked.like Lincoln in his log-splitting dtfys. And our hair just becomes a tangled mass You know it takes many different kinds of people to make the world go around and I believe I've seen every type. I've seen men who have what it takes and lye seen those who wave a white feather when the going gets tough. Men can fool you before the battle with big talk, but when it is over and you look over the depleted ranks all you see are MEN. The boy in them is gone. Of course a man, no matter how courageous he may be, is not impervious to slugs and shrapnel. Well, I will close for this time. With love to'all. Don. Television Pioneer M. W. Sche'ldorf, former Westside, Iowa, man who has spent a number of years in research work in radio for one of the largest electrical companies in the country, is credited with finding a process that may make television emerge from "just anound the corner". A recent magazine article tells of the process, a new system of transmitting ultra short radio waves. Scheldorf is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Schel- dorf of Westside. Pour Corner News \ '*$ ^tsj^am&bi FOUR KOSSUTH MEN AWARDED CONDUCT MEDAL BY ARMY Four Kossuth boys of Algona and the Wesley vicinity, now serving \vith the 113th Cavalry Regiment (Mechanized), at Camp Hood, Texas, have been awarded the U. S. Army Good Conduct Medal, according to an announce'- ment by Cblonel William S. Biddie, commanding officer of the regiment. The medal, represented at present by the Good Conduct Ribbon, was awarded these men for exemplary behavior, efficiency, and fidelity, during one year of active military 'service while ;he United States was at war. Qualifications of recipients of ;he medal are set up in an executive order of 3. Roosevelt, President Franklin those having been Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Drayton and Marjorie spent Sunday afternoon at the, John Sabins. Mrs. Merton Christensen, sons DiCkle and Junior spent Sunday with the Edward Richs. Mrs. Ray Smith, Ralph and Mrs. Arne Pedersen and son Hobby spent Friday visiting rela- ives in the Burt ar*ea. Mrs. George Lee helped her mother, Mrs. Harve Johnson, Al- jona, move from her home near he old Tourist park on McGregor treet, Algona, to an apartment e day last week. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Kirsch nd sons, Mr. and Mrs. iValker and Mary, the Robert Lewis Jroesder and Quentin Bjustrom amilies and the Arch Walksrs vere callers at the Cecil Bjus- roms Sunday, the day being Mrs. Jjustrom's birthday. June and Janice Sabin and lose Ann Rich and Joan Alexaner attended a birthday party or Dean-Eisenbarth Saturday af- ernoon. The girls spent the af- to talk the sawbones into letting me treat myself but the old quack outranked me so no dice. And i want to get out of here. I'Ve got so much work to do-in the company, such as make promotions, put ..applications, in for military. t:merft; awardsi and direct appointments. • ;• ...',, I was glad to get the pictures and 'letters and they seemed to give me more' of a will to win than you can imagine. The letters : acted as a" stimulus when you're crowded in mud, water and rot. 'Your 'clothes carried samples 'of "dirt from^a'ch' Square" ternoon singing songs and playing games. Lunch was served by Mrs. Eisenbarth and Mrs. Chris Jensen. /Aunts, uncles and cousins of Ralph Smith gathered at the Roy Smith home Sunday, to see Ralp^i, 'A.W.O.Li" or suffering illnesses or injuries out of line of duty be- ng excluded, as well as those who have been subject to courts «martial during their year of mili- ,ary service since Pearl Harbor. A scarlet ribbon, with white stripes at, either end, worn over he left breast of the uniform, signifies the award. The actual medal, under the order, will be struck and presented after the war. 'The four men honored are Cpl. Edwin P. Weishaar, 213 N Hall St., Algona; Pfc. Harold E Wolf, Cpl. Elijah L. Simpson, an Pvt. Zeno W. Neur6th, all of Wes ley. Lloyd Gross of Dexter, Minn. was in Algona the first of the week calling on old friends. Mrs. J. T. Bohannon left Monday evening to visit her brother Olaf Funnemark, at Wesley for a couple of weeks. Mr. and Mrs. II. E. Morgan and Mr. and Mrs. Homer Lindhorst vere guests Monday evening at .he W. L. Martin home. O. F. Peterson returned Monday from Milwaukee where he St. Benedict News Mr. and Mrs. Don McCarthy,and children were Sunday, visitors^ D his parents' home at Bancroft. Sister M. Clement enjoyed a visit from her mother from nea Spencer over last week end anc Sunday. Mrs. John Grandjanet receivec word that her son, Pfc. Albert was again a patient at the Jefferson Barracks hospital from an attack of malaria fever. Arnold Arndorfer, of the navy was a visitor in this vicinity anc at his brother's, Clarence, Sunday. He is visiting with his grandparents at Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Edw. Downs, of Hayfield, Minn., were Saturday and Sunday visitors at the Ju Sellers and with his mother Mrs. Catherine Downs, who makes her home at the Seilers. Mr. and Mrs. Merle Woltz an: two children, of Burt, were Sunday ' dinner guests home on furlough from the navy. Youngwirth home. •r 1 i i liir TT»—11 — Til _ J *. L : _ _ _i .»_.» _ » n • Included -were, Mrs..,Emile. Plait, Esthervillef-Mri', and riMrs... Henry Miller arid Joyce of Emmetsburg; the'Emil Person family, Lone Rock; the Henry Smith family, the Tom Trenary, Floyd Duncan and Ralph Duncan families and Harold Becker, all of Burt, and Glen Smith, Algona. Ralph is a third class pharmacist's mate, station- "ecl -*"" •-•---- at the Mrs. John Woltz THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY, OCT. 7-8-9 Marguerite Chapman, Kay Harris -hi-. "PARACHUTE NURSE" Serial: "Don Winslow of the Coast Guard^, ; SUN.-MON.-TUES.-WED., Allyn Joslyn, Evelyn Keyes —in— OCT. 10-11-12-13 2nd Feature Terror croihet air lanetl QMtirMORIIIS'ilinMHIUURD A COLUMBIA PICTURE is a: daughter of Mrs. Ypungwirth by her; former : marriage".' •Barins of marriage were announced at the Catholic church here by Rev. Neppel last Sunday for Albert Simon, formerly of here, and Miss Ulrich, formerly of Emmetsburg. Both have been employed at Santa 'Monica, Cal- fornia,-in a defense-plant';. The wedding is to be here October 20 Albert is the son of Mrs. Mary Simons • Mrs. Magnus Rahm ceived Svord that her has re- brother. Victor Neuroth, will have a San Francisco APO number, and also word from Hubert Dorr by his parents who will have the same address and which indicates they are due for foreign service. They were both in the same troop at Camp Young, California. They are in the QM. Gas Supply. SEXTON NEWS tOOX AHEAD] . ;jt—.— -- - —* m . UWSli TKe longer you put off needed, 'painting, the more the job will 'cost you in the end. Not only will; .it take more paint and labor but; it may also call for some repairs. So, look fcheiad, Paint now, Use Dutch Bpy Pure White lead Point i, all ready tp sjjread/ Miss Gloria Jeanne Wise is visiting her aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Phillips of Algona this week. Mr. and Mrs. Martin .Hinders and children of Britt were Sunday visitors at the home of Mrs. Drusilla Noble. The home of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Detrick has been quarantined for scarlet fever. Marjorie has had the disease. Some farmers were busy Sunday combining soy beans and taking them to the 'elevator which remained open to benefit ;he farmers. Mrs. Dennis Gaeders and son Billy left Monday evening for Fairhope, Alabama. She receivec word of the serious illness of her I grandmother. Mr. and' Mrs. Phil Thornton and children and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Louis of Storm Lake were Sunday, visitors at the home of Mrs. Mary E. Miller. Holy Communion was observed Sunday at the Sexton Methodjat church. This was the first Sunday in the new conference year". There was a good attendance, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hawley and Constance Joy DeWilde came Sunday to visit at the B. E. Sanders home. Mrs, DeWilde, who was visiting here, returned home with them, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Thompson and daughter Shirley of Osage, visited. Saturday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Sarah Wise, were overnight guests at Brethhorst home. spent a day or two on business. Mr. Peterson owns the Algona Hardware. Mrs. Merle Pratt left Sunday 'or Spencer where she will take a six weeks' course in telephone operating. She expects to spend he week end here. Mrs, Mary Anderson returned o her home in Des Moines Wednesday after spending a couple of >veeks here with her daughter, Mrs. C. W. Morck. ' Mrs. John Rhyne returned on Tuesday to her home at Rock "alls, Illinois, after visiting here or two weeks with her daughter, Mrs. D. H. Norton. Mrs. Harold Bushncll and children of Auburn are spending the week at the home of Mrs. Bushnell's aunt, Mrs. A. J. Hertig, and the Jack Craig family. Mrs. Wheeler of Ames spent the week end visiting the William Combs family. She also visited Mrs. C. M. Buck Monday. Mrs. Wheeler is an old friend of theirs Robert Thompson, son of Mrs Grace Thompson, is visiting her this week. Robert is with th medical detachment of the mer chant marine artd has been acros two times with convoys. Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Gilbert o Oskaloosa. left Tuesday after vis iting here with the former's sis ters, Mrs. George Benschoter am Mrs. Claire Anderson, and als his brother, E. L. Gilbert. Raymond P. Madson recently visited his mother," Mrs. Ann Madson, and sisters, Mrs. A. A Fisher, Mrs! Henry Stebritz am Mrs. George M. Miller. Raymom is a petty officer, first class, in th navy. r . Mrs. Lawrence Misbach re ceived word the first of the week from her husband, who is now a second lieutenant in the army saying that he was in England am was spending a few days in Lon don. , Lt. and Mrs. Dorrence Oreo and baby left for California Tues day morning. Lt. Greer will b stationed at March Field, anc Mr,s.cGreer and-the baby will,livi inr Riverside, which is near., thi camp. . '•.;••• Mr. and Mrs. Connie Kohlhaa and their children, Arthur, Rich ard anti Darlene, of Livermor and Mr. and Mrs. John Kohlhaa and Joan Hoffman were Sunday dinner guests at the Phil Kohlhaa home. Dick,Palmer .came. Sunday fo a week's visit with his parents Mr. and Mrs. B. L. Palmer. Hi :s stationed at East Lansing, Mich- gan, where he is taking the army specialized training for basic engineers. LcRoy Anderson of Radcliffe, Iowa, was in Algona Tuesday ooking after business matters flr. Anderson, who is a brother of iomer, and a son of the late Fred Anderson, js with the Prudential "nsurance Co. of America. LaVonne Wolcott, daughter oZ Mr. and Mrs, Edwin Wolcott, has ompleted her course at the' Elec- ronic-Television-Radio Institute at Omaha, Nebraska, and is now n Cheyenne, Wyoming, working or the Union Pacific Railway. Mr. and Mrs. J. L. / DHsworth ad word from their son, Bob, who s in the navy, that he has recent- y been made lass. Bob is a on a radar man 3rd transport in They Ferd Grant News 1U Cowan Building Supply Co. Mrs. Morris (Sorter an.d. son (tt Minneapolis tire yisitipg st the parental John ,Dr$w home. Mr. an4 Mrs. David Fajrwy and family visited, Sunday at the Floyd Hagedprn home j?48r glue he Pacific. Their other son, Dick, s at Sheppard Field, Texas, where e is training to become an air adet. Mrs. L. M. Osterbauer and daughter. Marge, of Ottowa, Illinois, visited the former's sister- in-law, Mrs. Ann Fechner here Monday. They were here to attend the funeral of Mrs. George Boyle which was held at Whittemore Monday. Mrs. Boyle was a relative. Miss Bertha Johnson went to Cedar Rapids yesterday to be with her sister Edna, Mrs, Mark Brown, who was to undergo a serious operation today. Miss Bertha, who for a number of years was auditor of Kossuth county, has for the past few months been helping out in that office. Mrs. Joe Kelly and Mrs. Art Murray returned Monday from Memphis, Tennessee, where they visited for four weeks with their children, Mr. and Mrs. Omer Kelly, and their new grandson. They also stopped at Chicago, Illinois, where Mrs. Kelly visited ler son, Joe 'Kelly. Mrs. Holcomb of Milford is visiting this week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. J. I. Merryman. Mr. and Mrs. Milton Fox spent the week end-at Britt visiting his sister and husband, Mr. and Mrs. S. Eisnman, who live just north of that city. Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Becker and the letter's mother, Mrs. Mathilda Johnson, visited Mrs. J. L. Haver- iy, daughter of Mrs. Johnson, at Wesley Sunday. Mrs. Johnson stayed over there for the remainder of the week. Shirley Voyles came home Friday from Chicago where she has been employed in the office of the McClurg wholesale house for several months and expects to remain n Algona. She is a daughter of Mrs. Glenn Crilly. Mr. and Mrs. Homer Lindhorst and son Charles, who is home on .eave from the South Pacific area, and Miss Wilda May Canine of ' Sharon ' were guests last iVednesday evening at the home of Mrs. Mary A. Miller. Mrs. Mary Miller and dangh- ,er, Mrs. Loyd Wellendorf, wei^t Grinnell Friday, where Mrs. Miller will visit for a month or ,wo with her son, Dolph Miller, and family. Mrs. Wellendorf re- .urned the first of the week. Art Ebert and Charles Scott of Charles City were guests Sunday >f Floyd Kneeland, Algona Upper Des Moines printer. The men are employed pn the Charles City Press where Mr. Kneeland was also employed some years, ago. Keith Merry man,, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. I. Merryman, left Wednesday after spending a furlough here. He also visited his wife and new son at Britt where his family has been living with her parents, since he is in the service. Mrs. G. S. 'Buchanan returned Saturday from a ten day visit to Atlantic, Iowa, and Norfolk, Neb. At Atlanta she visited her son, Allen, who is employed by the Metropolitan Insurance Co. At Norfolk Mrs. Buchanan visited her sister, Mrs. N. P. Hoover. A novelty on Algona streets is the Bantam car recently purchased by Ed Wilkins. Some years ago there were several of these small cars of different makes, but most of them disappeared over a period of time. The cars average 40 to 50 miles to the gallon. Dennis Becker, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Becker, has been transferred recently from Fort Bliss, Texas, to Ontario, Calif., which Earth. Miss Q'jfeii and Miss Nene spent the wgelc end at their respective homes in Sioux City and Greattinger. Carl Prew of the and Mfjn daysjast •9» this year she has been making her home in California. She is 02 years old, and unusually active evening, Oct ? 9, for th«s §pth ' Mr. and Mrs. .Wilbur Farrow and Louise were Sunday dinner juests at the Mrs. Mary Govern home near Titonka. Mr, and Mrs, Henry Gerberding of Burt 'will take over the teacherage and Mr. Gerberding viU be the janitor beginning Nov. Martin Tokheim came home Tuesday from Rochester where le has been visiting his brother who is a patient in -the hospital there, Arva Berkpw le|t Thursday for the nayal training base a| Farragut, Idaho, after .spending a fiu> lough with his parents, Mr. and Mrs, Martin perkow. Mr, and Mrs. Jfarqld FJsher anrt Harold, Jr., of Burt, visited friends here Thursday. Harold, Jr., will leave Monday for the navy. The Fisher? were qne time" residents of /Grant township. Mrs. Boy-Mino wi}} hold open Angeles. With :thef transfer in stations Dennis also transferred from the artillery to the air corps. Spl. Everett Knudson of Spokane, Wash., came Sunday for a visit until next Wednesday with his parents, Mr., and -Mrs. Jens Knudsen, who also have two other sons in the service. Pfc. Oliver Knudsen is in the coast guard at San Diego, and Sgt. Robert Knudsen is overseas. Mrs. Victor Applegate of Corwith was a guest Thursday at the home of W. L. Martin. She spent over Sunday at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Potter. She returned Monday to her lome with her daughter, Meredith, who has been in the hospital lere due to an injury when she fell on a chicken feeder. Merrill Bacon, son of Mr, and Mrs. Floyd Bacon, was taken to Rochester, Minn., Friday. Merrill received six breaks in his right arm a week ago Wednesday when he was trying to put a )elt on their feed grinder. At Rochester they were able to set he bones in place again, so that no amputation was necessary. Mr. and Mrs. Lee H. Reed re- eived word the first of the week hat their daughter-in-law, Mrs. Lee A. Reed and three little daughters had arrived in Califor- ia where they are to make their ome in the Los Angeles area ivhere Lee is employed in one. of he aircraft factories. They have een in Knoxville, Tenn., the past ew months with Mrs. Reed's sis- er and family. Mrs. Will Specht entertained he Lawrence Gisch family Tues- ay evening honoring their son, Cpl. Larry Gisch, who is home on furlough from Fort Bliss, Texas. The Spechts are living in is about thirty miles from Los Ppuver, Washington, :l; and Port" " " land, Oregon, with the G. F. Peeks and with Mrs. Bartlett's sisters, Miss Lulu Clarke and Agnes Intelkofer. Mr. and Mrs. Bartlett grew up in Algona and graduated from the high school here. Forty years ago they moved to Dallas, where Fred engaged in the practice of law, from which he has only recently retired. They have many old friends of their youth in Aljzona, who are always glad to see them. CAN I BUY A NEW FURNACE? YES—if your present furnace is beyond use or re? pair, you can still buy a new Greon Colonial—ilia same type. fli3 s~rmo !:'•':!est quality I:uill bo.'c.a Ui6 war. The priority -p-i: - I o: i 1 : ia simtile. /lei: uo the Miller apartment North Phillips street. house on Bill has Laing & Muckey Plume 464 N. Dodge St ALGONA, IOWA GREEN COLONIAL been employed in the dry cleaning department of the Algona Laundry since his honorable discharge from the army. Arnold L. Arndorfer, seaman first class, was allowed a ten day leave recently and has been visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Arndorfer, and other relatives around St. Benedict, Arnold had been on an amphibian troop transport, He enlisted in Septem-. ber, 1942, and had then been on a patrol boat, stationed at San Francisco, Calif. Then in July of this year he was transferred to Norfolk, Va., following a fifteen day leave. Word was received Tuesday that Wayne Bjustrom, son of Mv, and Mrs. R. O. Bjustrom, was sent to Maxwell Field, Montgomery, Alabama, the first of October. Wayne is now an air cadet and wijl take his pre-flight training at MaxwelJ Field. Thomas Kphlhaas, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Kohlhsas, hss also been sent to Maxwell Field to take iOs prerflight training while he is nn air cadet. The twp had been in Nashville, Tenn., prior to their transfer. G, C. Norton of facoma, Wash-, is expected tomorrow tor a visit with his mother, Mrs. Helen Noi"ton, his sister, Mrs. A- L. |?eter- son, a brother, Bert .NojrtonV Mr. makes a point of PLAN AHEAD ON MIXED FEEDS TOO his mother pnce each year, TEU US YOUR NEEDS INCARGtll FEEDS . PUoniag ghe*d is pan of (be . faro) job- Right now, with the: heavy demand for Carpi!) Feeds, . you'll be helping yourself, anc) . others too, if you'll look ahead (o your feed needs for the next jeveraj week*. Do yourself a. good euro and see us soon. Algona Implement Co, McCbrmick-Deerini; Sales and Service Phone « Walt Hall CARGILLFEfDf Mr. and Mrs, D. C. Hutchison and children, Nancy and Joan, visited Friday in Des Moines where they saw John Carroll, nephew of Mrs. Hutchison who is stationed at a Texas air field.! John is tHe son of Mrs. Frank Carroll, sister of Mrs. Doh Hutchison. Mrs, James Powers and daughter, Susan Jane,.came last week from Melbourne and will make their home in Algona for the duration with Mrs. Powers' parents, Mr. and Mrs, Fred Martin, while Mr. Powers is with the army engineers in Alaska. Mrs. Powers was the former Juanita Martin. Carl Spongberg visited from Friday until Monday at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. George Spongberg. He is at present stationed at Ft. Belvoir, Va., where he has been since last December. Carl is in the photo mapping department of the engineers. He was an artist prior to ;oing into the service. Maxine Hargrcaves came home he middle of last week from San D edro, Calif., where she has been employed in a Safeway Grocery and will spend a month with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. P. H. Har- jreaves and other relatives. Her jrother, Phillip, who was on the police force in Los Angeles, recently joined the coast guard. Mr. and Mrs. Irving Urch and hree children, Albert, Joan and 3everly, have moved back to Algona from- West Concord, Minn., where they have been living on a farm for several years. They have rented the farm belonging to Mrs. Urch's t/ father, J. A. Johnson, and Mr! Johnson will make his home with them. Irving was at one time meployed at the Long Food Shop. E. W. Lusby and W. T. Giossi went to Chicago Sunday to do some buying for the Lusby & Giossi drug store. They are expected back the last of the week. Mrs. Lusby, Mrs. Giossi, Ruby Murtha and Billy Giossi took the men to Mason City from where they left by train. While in Mason City they went to see the Colleen Moore doll house which is on tour in the interests of war charity. Harry Beeson returns to work today after a two weeks' vacation from his duties as manager of the local express office. He and Mrs. Beeson spent part of the time in Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and at Okoboji. During his absence . H. E. Stringer of Iowa Falls was acting manager. Mrs. Stringer was recently in charge of the state Molly Pitcher tag day drive. The Stringers will, go from here to Spencer where Mr. Stringer will be relief man. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bartlett, who have been visiting in Algona for the past ten days, are leaving for their home in Dallas, Texas, this week. Before coming to Algona they had visited at Van- Remember *. ' ". Our New Location We are now in the Foster building formerly occupied by the McCormick-Deering store and later by the Kirk Auto Co. The new arrangement enables us to consolidate our garage business which was formerly located on North Thorington street and our body and fender shop which was formerly at Commercial and Main streets. Get an estimate from us on your next body and fender or auto repair job. We repair all, makes of cars. A good overhaul job and new paint will completely rejuvenate your automobile- OUR CUSTOMERS ARE OUR BEST RECOMMENDATION FOR GOOD WORK » —; Kirk Auto Co. Will Continue Its Office Here :-" ALLEN MOTOR CO. General Repairing—Also Body and Fender ' " Repairing Chrysler and Plymouth Sales and Service W. E. Allen, Owner You Gel Your Money's Worth in Buying M B'ER T VA R NIS H Real economy in paint and varnish is not based on the price per gallon but on the amount of surface each gallon will cover and on the number of years of satisfactory service., Remember this when buyinj paint CHEAP PAINT IS EXPENSIVE It isn't the low price of cheap paint that's- important; it's the loss of protection and cost of doing work over. Cheap paints are expensive 'at any price. They go to pieces quickly and often must be entirely removed before a good paint can be applied. Invest in good paint I GOOD PAINT IS ECONOMICAL^ - * , The price, of Pratt « Unibert Hbmc Paint per gallon may be a bit higher than for cheap, paint but. the cost per square foot is lower. It withstands the extremes of weather; it sheds dirt •lid- holds' it fresh, clean'appearance for* long time. It gives real protection. HOUSE WNT A PAL PRODUCT FOR EVERY SURFACE For 'he outside of the house, for the interior wads, floors and furniture — for everthing in and about your home, there is a Pratt & Lambert paint or varnish especially designed to insure the utmost in beauty, durability, economy and satisfaction. . .. We carry everything needed for your painting requirement*. Whether, it's a t whole house or just a sm«ll chair, we thill be pleased to g/v* you information and suggestions on any painting problem, Cowan Building Supply Co. ALGONA, IOWA CLOSING OUT SALE As 1 am going West for my poor health, I will hold a complete closing out sale on my farm located !!/> miles East and 3 14 miles South of Livermore, known as the old Doc Christenscu Farm, on ' Tuesday, October 12 STARTING AT 12:00 SHARP YOCUM LUNCH WAGON ON GROUNDS 246 - HEAD OF LIVESTOCK - 246 114— HEAD OF CATTLE— 114 2 year old, white face, registered Bull; £3 Hereford Calves, wt, about 400 Ibs,; 3 yearling, white face Calves; 57 Cows. 16— HEAD OF HORSES— 16 Roan Team, 5 and 6 yrs., sound, weight 3400 Ibs.; Roan Mare.' 4 yrs., sound, weight 1900 Ibs.; Black Mare, 6 yrs., sound, weight 1500 Ibs,; Bay Mare, 6 yrs., sound, weight 1500 Ibs,; Gray Mare, 10 yrs., sound, weight 1600 Ibs,; Bay Mare, smooth mouth, weight 1800 Ibs,; Gray Mare, smooth month, weight 1500 IWw Gray, 2 yr. old, sound, Sorrel Mare; Blue Roan Mare, J, yr, oMj- 2 Bay Colts; 2 suckling Colts. . 116— HOGS— 116 12&-HENS— 125 115 Hampshire Figs, wt. 75 Ibs.; Berkshire Boar, I year pld. 125 year-old Leghorn Hens. MACHINERY, ETC, 8 McCormick-Deering Mowers; 14 «. Dump Ra*e; g fl. MoCoW mick-Deering Binder; Rock Island Planter with 320 rod» of wire; "Epop" Hay Stacker; 2 4-wheel Sweep Rakes; Seeder; Potato P>ow; 14" Walking Pta*! 1M Th/P.^ Morse Engine; Tractor Cultivator* Seed Cora Sprpnj Seed Corn Grader; «CU»pw* Fannln* Mttl; ? rw I row- Cultivator; 4 section Harrow; Int. Com Snellw, 150 »«,!» novpa Hay Racks; 1000 chick capacity GWckW! Fevers an* WatorW* ? TTWfh,; I HM Wafers; 30 So PaJls; 8 H»y Bunks; low* Cream »«'«». .Cream Cans; 4 Milk PaJ& too mm '"Ih

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