The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 31, 1934 · Page 4
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The Algona Upper Pea Moines, AJgona, Iowa, May 31,1934 ShTKossuth "County Men Named *^ — PURPOSE TO SAVE HOMES, FARMS IN FINANCIAL STRIFE N 4 A. Smith Named As County Chairman; W. A. Murray, Vice Chairman No No chargpe- *— **-*~M. ~~ —. — Cervices. Farmers in mecU of assistance Service er is made for our Another agency through whfch the government hopes to assist farmer •with, their finance problems has jus been organized and is now ready t begin operations. This agency is the Iowa Farm Debt Advisory Council. Its function will be to save farm homes in financial distress arising from debts that cannot be met by the owners. The council was established in Iowa by Governor Clyde L. Herring, acting in cooperation with, the federal govern- with their ftrmnoe un-otolems should at once get In towci*. -wrttti their county committee represe-rrfclnsc this department. This canrrrriitteie will gladly help them. The committee fear Kossuth county is as follows: N. A- Smith, chairman, Algona, W. A. Mrtxrray, vice chairman, Bancroft, H. E- Ttis*, secretary, Algona, Bert Coder, trfUeota^ G-. W. Bleich, Burt and Ed. Edwarcfcs. Ottosen. Youngsters IVIay Get Farm Ox-edit Loan* The Farm Oi e^JUt; administration announced today -tiiaut; grroup loans to finance project aefcl-vTLtAes can be obtained by organized groixps of agricultural stu ment. Form Conciliation Boards Conciliation boards have been ap- dents, such as ff. clubs and Future KOSSUTH FARMS AND FOLKS Smith and Edward Allen, FI«H Representatives returned home from town, last Friday, and was unloading flowers for the ceremony. , , said O. A. Bonn- nta,tive of the U. S. Aecrieulture. pointed lor each county, a state-wide adminsltraUve committee has been created and the governor has named former Senator M. I* Bowman as executive secretary of the state organization, with headquarters in the Department of Agriculture, Des Moines. The plan of operation Is that farmers having difficulty adjusting their indebtedness shall first take their problems to their own county committees. These local committees will attempt a conciliation between the debtor and creditor. If adjustments cannot be made locally, these cases are to be passed on to the district or state organizations. Explaining the procedure Senator Bowman said the organization would not be deterred in attempting settlements, no matter how difficult the case appears. Farmers of Ajanenricst chapters, through a responsible - - stetter, local Department of The loans will tofe made to an adult who Is otherwise eligible to borrow from a production cx*e«3it> association and the security reqixiroca to borrow note, accompanied by ne>t>es of the individual group memtoers, tlie latter signed by a parent. guarxUstn. or another respons ible adult. The minimum amount which can be loaned by a. pivcK3Uactlon credit associa- (By Louis B. smith) Frank Bergfer and his wife who farm about 6 miles southeast of Hurt were finishing up with the milking and separating last Saturday evening when I stopped there and they they were going to town that evening I didn't detain them. During our short visit Frank asked me if I had ev?r seen his young son who is about a year old now. As I replied in the negative th ? fond young mother went into the br.rtroom and brought the baby who had been asleep oul so I might see him. I observed tlia.t, he was a bright, and healthy looking chap. Frank replied by saying. (By Edward Allen) t found George Attljr replanting tion Is $5O. but; ment agricultxtral „ the new arrange..,....„ .,»-- students who Individually neesd nnxicri smaller loans can pool their credit needs and obtain a loan, as a, grrox»i>. Girl Collar Bone Lotts Cr Br Lotts Creelc: X^ucille, the 12 year old daughter o* TS«i-- and Mrs. Ed Kuecker, had the misfortune to fall from a seesaw while at play on Wednesday evening and fracture Jier left collar bone. •Why shouldn't he be?" The mother said, "Yes, he's bright enough all right, but he gets ornery streaks onoe In a while, but then, you could expect thess children to take after their fathers some way or other." All who know Frank may pass th*lr own judgment upon this remark but I myself consider Frank as a very bright and pleasant young man who will with the proper breaks, make us all set up and take notice. El Quam, who farms a 210 acre farm In Grant township Just this side of the Minnesota line was putting his horses in the barn the other evening when I stopped there. Mr. Quam said the fields are awfully dry and dusty and that a good rain would be a great thing for all of us. corn in a field at his place about five milps north and little east of Wesley He used to farm near LuVemc. and although I knew he had moved some farther north. I didn't know Just where it was until I ran onto him by accident. One field of corn came up fine but the one in which he was working had f few bare spots, ant hence the replanting of missing hills, as some of the hills had sprouted and then died. George owns his place, a quarter section, with a nice house and barn, and like all the rest of us, he's hoping for rain Two of his sons are helping him. and a third Is working out. They also have a daughter at home. One of the old homesteads In the Announcing Our Appointment as Kossuth County Distrifexrtors for ELECTROLUX The newly designed, air cooled refrigerator, operated by kerosene and built after Mixieli research especially county is the 160 acres owned by B. B. Tryon. of Wesley, north and a little cast of the town. Mr. Tryon, in a recent, conversation, seemed to be quite interested in the raising of soy beans, as are a number of folks with whom I have taltoed recently. K. .T. FOTC was fixing » Ure wont, into his place, ns a result of a blowout, Ho Is farming a quarter section in Wesley township, and has a nice looking place. He was one of the early pay corn-hog signers one of the "Big 68" as some of the boys say. Well, fellows, the rest will have their first results one of tliese flays. And sp°akin(? of tires, I picked up three nails my- fflf last. week. .Toe Miller is farming aboirt » quarter section north of Wesley. He has his corn plowed once, and he was working on the engine of a truck when I drove in Joe seemed to be very interested In the corn-hog plan, and has beet following its progress closely. We had quite a discussion on the subject. —o— .->„ seems to ft* getting short In some places, and I hope by the time this news reaches you that we wH have had some rain to help out th pastures. Merle Holt of Ottosen in covering lot of territory these days. He has Percheron stallion which he is tisin guess I'll slfjn off until next week. aUirally enough, in attempting to over different sections as I do. my It- ms are sometimes pretty much from iw section. But in the course of time •11 fret around to see everyone in my art of the county, which is the smith- rn half. strrngth of limp sulphur plus 5 pounds of hydrated lime, or a 2-3-50 bordeaux mixture, may be .Mibst.ituted for tho Hmo and lime sulphur in the above. Kprny only the trees with fruit, but bo sure to get all sides of the fruit, covered with spray. Spray apples for scab, plums for brown rot and cvirculio cherries for leaf ?pot. Fruit Tree Spray Time i* at Hand T]*> first cover spray, so essential in controlling th* apple worm, should be applied during the, latter part of I lie week of June 3 or the beginning of the following week. This cover spray should follow the previous one. the calyx spray, in from 10 to 20 days in most cases about 2'^ weeks. The timing of this spray depend" to a great, extent on weather conditions. During wet seasons, it should be applied not more than ten days after the calyx. In a normal season, about 14 days should elapse, but If it remains dry as it has to date this season, the spraying can be put off for nearly three weeks. The drouth this spring has prevented any scab development. The few showers that have fallen'have not caused much scab as it has turned dry again immediately after every shower. Unless there Is rainy spell, followed by cool cloudy weather, very little scab may- rvIUllCJUIl oi*i»»»,J" „...«-. for breeding purposes. He told us ri was covering a territory of ftbout 100 ciouuy w««mti. »^ • j ..*_.%, ..,--- ^ miles. Th* rwent S <*rcity of good be expected. At tho_ sarno time_it is J. Becker was j«st about ready to disappears. milr». iU^ JVV.X...M ..~ „ , ".. I horses has caused a distinct rise in the price of horse flesh, and a crop of sturdy new colte In this section would be a welcome addition to any farm, provided the danger of a feed shortage UC C A|Jvv-t v.u« *»v »""- "»••••- -• safer to add the fungicide (lime sulphur) to the spray mixture, to control open his filling station at St. Joe last week when I called on him. There were improvements still underway, but he was selling Phillips "66" gas and oil. and-doing business anyway. The "L," stands for Lawrence. And, incidentally, we did a little business, and I customers at the station will be able to scab. w | |_UCDl,VJIIlr;i jj •»« niv. uv*»w-v.«» •. Somebody with a good sense of hnmor drop ni an d read The Algona Upper in Titonka mailed me a belated valen- r>cs Moines while they're filling up the tine last week. It was a clipped out o)d gas tan k because he's one of our picture of myself, taken from, the pa- i new subscribers. __j .M M .n«-««i *« s4,iA frwm On tj"lp 1 ** Economical Operation Terms Saves Food Clip Xlxis Coupon Clip this ooupor* JvrxT. send to our store tor more inlormja^tion. without obligation. DeBoer home with an arrow. The wed W*lf, folks, t am aootrt ont of wind, so ing was last Saturday. Glaus had jus Uses No Water, No Wicks, aiatl Silent Operation May Also Be Used witix Skelgas B JUST ROM'S (Jas and Electric C. W. PEARSON Republican Candidate for County Treasurer Solicits your support on a. basis of previous experience as an assistant in the off ice, years of residence in KossutK c^oonty and a fundamental knowledge of tKe civities of the office which qualify him for tKis important position. per, and mounted in due form. On the front was written, "Eventually, why not now." I couldn't quite gather whether they referred to a rogue's gallery, or were just giving Gold Medal flour some free advertising, but anyway, I appreciate the sentiment. I also have a deep suspicion who did the dirty work. C*Hs Beck, who farms with the help of his boys the 24O acres of ground 6 miles northeast of Swea City, was fix- ng and adjusting tlreir corn plows in preparation for plowing corn the other day when I was there. As they were aretty busy I pitched and helped them a litle while we were talking and everything turned out satisfactory to all concerned. A. M. Tokheim, who farms 160 acres about 7 miles northeast of Swea City, had Just flnisheed fixing some fence around hs barn yard the other day when I stopped there. I remarked that I was sorry I hadn't got there sooner so I might help him a little. He said not to let that worry me as there was plenty more that needed fixing. Mr Tokheim la handling the farm alone thla year and expects to be pretty busy. The Union townalilp schools program and picnic which was held at the Good Hope church last ITlday was a bi success. The forenoon was spent i games and races of all descriptions fo school children with prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in ail contest*. The noon hour of course was spent in feasting Each school district of the town- hip of which there are seven, spread leir tables separately to accommodate he crowd and from th-e looks of things verybody had plenty to eat with en- ugh left over for another meal. The flernoon program which was given in he church by the different districts, was very fine and a credit to the pupils nd teachers of their respective dis- ricts. —o— Reuben Olson, who is farming a Ut- le ways from Bancroft, was plowing orn with a two-row the other day and as I thought perhaps he would Just as eave let his fine looking horses have a short rest I stopped to talk to him a r ew moments. Reuben has a fine look- ng field of corn considering the dry weather and is one of those men who look on the sunny side of life even though he may not know it. He remarked that the corn that is growing has its roots in moist soil and the corn that is not up yet will grow when it rains and at least make feed. A. G. Farrlnston, who live* about 5 miles northeast of Swea City and his neighbor, Harry Curtis, who was Iwlp ing him that day were hitching up to go to the field the other day when I drove in. Mr. Farrtngton was plowing some ground which he Intends to plant to cane and Mr. Curtis was cultivating corn. Mr. Farrtngton asked me if I had heard anything about the doings of th* corn-hog program and as we had the lineup in our paper that week I read it to them, and. incidentally took both their orders for our paper as ev- tryone should ketu in touch with news from our big county. O. H, Falk who with the help of C. F. Callies, operates the K.. & H. gas, oil and tire business end of the Falk Garage at Titonka are busy boys this summer as It fceeps them both jumping at times. They also have a free air and political disagreement service of many members and of which Frank Hagen is one of the rising members. The Ely Anderson farm, which lies about 8 miles northeast of Swea City was a busy place last week as he has a road building crew camped in his yard. They are building a grade past his place to the Minnesota line and were cutting down a sharp hill to the east of the corner on the line to fill in and make a better turn at the cornier Mr. Anderson is one of the trustees of Grant township. Local Carrier Boys Invited to Meeting Des Moinea Register and Tribune carrier salesmen, in Algona and theL parents have been invited to attend th fifth annual carrier salesmen conven t:on and iroJic in Des Moines, Monday June 11. „. , The boys are: Donald Akre, Cnarle Beardsely, Jr.. Robert Conklin, Hubert Deal, Heury Dearclis, Jr., Clarence De vrne. Quinten Doudo, Kenneth Diuan Frank Orrten Jr. Orval Haiuea, Harry Hull Jr , Patrick. McEnroe. Howard M« din. Robert Nolt*. Lylc Palmer, Clar Rtdfield, Dick Sjogren, Bob Wray an Eugene Way George Schlmmel Uves northeast of Wesley, but is working some land just over the line in Hancock county. It was at the latter location that I found him last week. George is a businesslike sort of a person, but as he was in the dining room, 1 didn't stop long to talk with him. See you again, Geo. when you're not so busy, or eating. The Glaus DeBoer home, north o! Wesley, was thinking primarily of an approaching wedding last week when 1 dropped in. It seems that Dan Cupid is just as active in the Wesley com last had Leo Bleich, H. J. Shrnnan and Henderson in the Wesley pool hall are three new acquaintances 1 made last. week. Bleich Is doing an auto repair business, and Sherman runs a barber shop in Wesley. These are Just three of the congenial young fellows that Wesley has an abundance of, and getting to know them was a pleasure. Come on over and see us some time, boys. For a variety of conversation wetk, I won't forget, the visit I with John Byson. We talked of everything from stove bolts to steamships and if John had as good a time as I did, I'll feel satisfied. He has some of the nicest Duroc Jersey hogs am pigs that I've seen for a long time, and as everyone knows, his buildings are one of the show places in the county I was particularly Interested in th "hog bath" with which the place is equipped. Mighty nice for Mft Porke In hat weather. We also talked ove the county political races, which ar due to become one of the chief Items o The fprny to be usrd: 4 qunrts of liquid lime sulphur < or 3 to 4 pounds of the dry form) plus 2 pounds of hydrated lime plus 1V4 pounds of lead arsenate to 50 gallons of water. The lime especially valuable to prevent, burn- ng If the weather is over 75 to 80 do- 1£{ 11 !*»«; •» v -*»*•!»*•-» •" — * •*•- • — rees Fahrenheit. The Ohio formula. tn ji^>u «**> *»wv»»v- --- --— -- - - munlty as anywhere, and landed at tne talk for the next few days. Change in Dentists' Hours Wo, 111* 1 iiiHlorsigncd doutisls of Algoiui, In., hereby apivo <<> Hose our places <>t' business at one oelock on Saturday afternoons during the period beginning June 1st, 1!K?4, and ending September 1st, 19U4. Kinergency eases exeepted. H. M. Olson H L. McCorkle L. O. Baker A. D. Adams Claire D. Schaap Let the U. D. M.-K. «etnn«s or: yon next Job of printing. For Sheriff of Kossuth County on the Republican Ticket —Born and raised in Kossuth county —Graduate of Titonka public schools —In business raid a taxpayer for 8 yoars —Married and have family of two boys —Served two years in IT. 8. Army during World War. —Marshal of Tilonka —Age 38 Your vot« In the Primary will be sincerely appreciated. W. H. Ricklefs Feel No Hesitancy About Asians Us How We Can Help You It is our husincss to aid young collides in linancing their new homes, and by a dear-cut method of regular payments—like rent—you can obtain sufficient capital to buy the home you have long wanted. WHY HESITATE? Come in today and let us have a heart to heart talk. You will rind us very friendly and helpful—and no obligation. AS AN INVESTMENT UNSUBPA88ED 5% and 6% on Savings With Safety For 17 years this Association has umtuiued to pay not le&s than 5'i, on paid-up shares and 6',; on inbtaJlrntnt shares. A continuous record tince organization of good earnings, all very carefully secured through ftrsu morl«uge louiii on Algoim property conservatively appraised and insured. You can invest in a luwip sum or btart a savings of $1 00 \KI month —anytime. Interest paid January 1st and July lit each year. Algona Building & Loan Ass'n D North Dodge St. A Home Organization. 'CHEVROLET IS RIGHT! After driving the New C/ievro/et five miles, I'd never buy any other fow-priced carl" In the low-price motor car field there's notluoff* that toen compare* with Chevrolet'. fiumoaB S-nrib ride. Nothing elws BO smooth and quiet. Nothing «o Bteadjr nd M fe. 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