Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on July 19, 1952 · Page 5
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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 5

Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Saturday, July 19, 1952
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HMTHWUT AJKAMUI TIMg. Niy»M«v3U. *Vn**«. Saturday, J.jl/ II, 1MJ,. f Don't "Cultivate Accidents; On Your Farm Think Safety--Act Safely To the farmer, working against time and weather, delay can mean the difference between a crop and no crop, a good year or a lean one. So accidents have no place in his schedule; they cost money, delay production -- and the growing season keeps rolling along. Yes, farming ranks third most hazardous of eight major industries. Think of it.'While the death rate for all industry is 29 per 100,000 workers, in agriculture it is 55 per 100,000! One firmer in every 15 is injured on the job! Total -- 4,400 killed, 300,000 disabled by injury every year. . The wise farmer knows where his hazards are -~ and avoids them. Falls, machinery and animals account for most accidents down on the farm. Their annual cost -- $75,000,000. Y*J», they're so easy to prevent. Just a litle caution is all it takes. Don't "cultivate" accidents and losses. Instead, "cultivate" safety and success! National Farm. Safety Week July 20th to 26th This Message Sponsored in the Interest of Safer Farming by the Following Firms: COME IN AND SEE OUR NEW TRACTOR designed for GREATER SAFETY on the Farm On Display Beginning Saturday, July 19 See ui for all John Deere Farm Implement*, Salei and Service. Wt offer complete Repair Service. UM John Deere Machinery -- new or repaired -- and ·void all accidents. We sell John Deere Qualify Farm Equipment fo do a job for you! Not a job on you! WE WANT YOU TO BE A CUSTOMER ANDREWS IMPLEMENT CO. Highway 71 North Phone M19 Let's Turn Off The Faucet on FARM ACCIDENTS with MODERN PLUMBING WE HAVE FOR YOU · New Safety Bathroom and Kitchen Appliances ' · New Safety Farm Building Plumbing · New Deep and Shallow Well Pumps · New Sanitary Garbage Disposal Units For Best Plumbing Supplies and Service SEE Johnson Plumbing Heating Co. Corner Spring School Phone 1060 NATIONAL FARM SAFETY WEEK Endorsed by every Farm Group, has Our approval, too. We want our many farm customers and friends to live long and well. Here are ten Farm Safety Practices that will help reduce the farm accident toll: 1 Keep machines in good repair. Operate tractors safely. Use the right tools for the job. Watch your step to prevent falls. Speak to animals when approaching them. Know and obey all traffic laws. So "flmightad." Be a good housekeeper. Apply first aid promptly. 10 Treat gum at If they were loaded. FIRST NATIONAL BANK THIS IS FARM SAFETY WEEK Electricity Is the Farmer's Hired Hand Hundreds of you enjoy the convenience of electricity In your home and around the place. You cannot be careless with e ectriclry. So if you ara one of our customers or any user of electricity MAKE THIS ILICTRICAL CHECKUP: Are all electric circuits equipped with proper fuses? Do you cut off current when working on electric equipment? ^ r Are you using an approved commercial electric fence controller? Are all electrical appliances In proper condition? Do you know haw to treat cases of electric shock? '·the pathway to main switch box free of obstructions? Da you avoid replacing burned out fuses with coin,, wire and other metal? CORRECT THIS! HAZARDS ON YOUR FARM Ozark Rural Electric Co-Op Corp. 200 Wait Center Phone 883 -- 884 Farming A Safe Occupation? Making Dynamite Is Safer We Approve NATIONAL FARM SAFETY WEEK Our many Farm Friends and Customers in Nerthweit Arkeniei will find here all those nationally known Farm and Home Appliance* that ttreii the safety factor in operation. Among these safety appliancei are: WASHING MACHINES, RANGES, DISHWASHERS and DISPOSALLS REFRIGERATORS L.P. GAS for the Safety of our Broiler Grower* CY CARNEY APPLIANCE CO. S*Mt* Sid* That This Glorious Way of Life May Be Preferred Let's FARM SAFELY Naw, at never before tinee the cessation of World War Two the farmen of the United States are being called on to produce more and better crops. Hophorord ways of forming have keen and will be the greatest haiard to effective production. '" Lot HI take steps fo prevent accidents on oil the farms poultry area during and after FARM A* one of the largest trailer Producers in the entire Seuthwett, we are deeply interested in the welfare of our many Farmer Friends and Customers. Arkansas Broiler Hatchery 111 N«ftfc Graft

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