Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on May 2, 1939 · Page 10
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Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa · Page 10

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Tuesday, May 2, 1939
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KOflflffTH COUNTY ADVANCE. ALGONA. IOWA INSULATE Comfort Prevent heat rash and the many ills of childhood by having your home comfort- able by insulating. Insula- tion pays for itself in com- fort and in fuel savings. Cowan Building Supply Company Algona We Can Save You Money Chairs $1.59 up Bassinets Mattresses Beds High Chairs PAGE SBVfitf MUSIC GROUPS PARTICIPATE IN BRITT FEST The high school band and girls' Glee club represented Algona at the music festival held recently at Brltt under the auspices of the Iowa high school music association. Mr, Rasmusson, director of the band, and Miss Billing, director of the Glee club, accompanied the students. According to a former Luther college bandman and .teacher, the Algona band acquitted itself very well. He remarked especially about the excellent Intonation. The featuring of the trombone section in Lassus Trombone, by Fil-j more, brought a tremendous I amount of applause. The playing | of the overture, Morning, Noon, I and Night, by Suppe, is said to have been the finest band selection of the evening. Two College Critics. I Instrumental critic was Myron K. Russell, and vocal critic, Verne Delaney, both of the state teachers' college, Cedar Palls. The Glee club sang five selec- tions, the most successful of which were Dedication, by Franz, and Lullaby, by Cain. The critic complimented members on their musicianship, good use of dynamics, and good nuances. The high point of the festival was said to be the flinging by a vocal ensemble made up of pupils from various schools who were rehearsed and directed by Mr. Delaney. Those from Algona who sang in the group were Elfreda Lehman, Lois Colwell, Margaret Miller, Mary Jane Neville, Onita Thompson, Harriet Keith, Rosalie Swa.nson, Maxine Peterson, Betty Laird, and Don, Johnson. Three Other Bands. Britt, Garner, and Belmond bands played on the same .program with the Algona band. Schools entering vocal groups were Corwlth, Kanawha, Klemme, Britt, Garner, and Algona. 'lone Lease who is vocal instructor at Britt, is a daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. W. H. Lease.who formerly lived in Algona. The Rev. Mr. Lease was district superintendent before the Rev. Mr. Muhle- mann. He is now Methodist pastor at Rolfe. Among those who accompanied the students to Britt were Mr. and Mrs. M. G. Norton, Mrs. O. Scott Moore, Roy Bjustrom, Harry Keith, Dr. and Mrs. S. W. Meyer, the Rev. and Mrs. Buthman, and John G. McDowell. Iowa Shorts I CHILDREN IN THE NEWSt At Nashua, 7-year-old Joyce WhUftih suffered severe burns when Kerosene exploded as she was lighting; a fire in the kitchen etove . . .'*' At Oakaloosa, 4-year-old Donna M£h- ison received serious injuries wten she sat down in a bucket of scalding water . . An 11-year-old Waterloo boy was turned over to juvenile authorities after admitting he. had .robbed the office of a local buffi- Ine&s house and obtained $23 .,'. . When a cornstalk cutter he waa operating ran over him, 14-year-dld John Vander Brook, Rock Valley, was so badly injured he died {next day, despite three blood tranaf us- ions. •'. FRED SPATZ, farmer near Meter, has an 18-ft. English walnut tree which last year bore fruit, So far as he can learn it IB the flrat English walnut tree ever to : )»ear in this state. Bpatz has planted several of the nuts from last year's crop in the hope that a etraln of English walnuts which will thrive in this climate might be established. The tree grew from a nut b* planted. Furniture Appliances The Wise Mother Serves FRESH ALGONA Taylor-Made Ice Cream Fresh Clean Good Taylor- Made Ice Cream is made in a factory in Algona. Taylor-Made Ice Cream is fresh—made in a clean sanitary plant and is not stored for long periods of time. Wise mothers in Algona want to know about the ice cream they serve their children—that's why they call for Taylor- Made Ice Cream. First quality, delicious flavors. Tell us what and when—we'll do the rest—and you know you'll have the best for your children. There is a Taylor-Made Ice Cream dealer near you—15 dealers in Algona handle this good Algona product. < 1:14 Algona Ice Cream & Candy Factory 15 Dealers in Algona There is a Taylor-Made Dealer Near You ~

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