The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 22, 1957 · Page 19
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 19

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 22, 1957
Page 19
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IKAN-ROBBINS CO., HAftUN, IOWA Our Businessmen At Home- Complete Implement and Repair Service Built in the fall of 1947, Algona Implement Company offers a variety of services from truck and tractor maintenance to implement and boat sales. Repairs of large trucks including semi- trailers is a feature of Algona Implement made especially easy by their large size and drive through garage in the rear. With a land frontal area of more than six lots, the double garage opening east and wesi, make it possible for trucks to simply drive straight through with no backing or turning. Besides this size and repair equipment the maintenance shop also has steam cleaning and painting facilities and a dynamometer used in tractor leafing. Going far beyond shop repairs alone, however, Algona Implement also has a complete line of new and used International Harvester implements as well as a parts stock and repair service. In addition they stock metal boais and boats trailers, RCA household appliances. Farmers Friend equipment and Viking mills and elevators. . ,. Walt and Deb Hall own and operate Algona Implement Company and have done so since the end of the war. Before that lime Walt ,pper- ated an I-H store here in Algona. Future plans at Algona .Implement, says Walt and Deb, are for continued good service to all their customers and plenty of it. • r //S//////f/S/{///SSSSSSSSS//SfSS/SSS. Algona Implement Co. Your Friendly International Harvester Dealer | FARM EQUIPMENT MOTOR TRUCKS Sales & Service '— ' HI umiiuuioiui HAMCflU RCA Freezer* «c Air-Condlilonen Phone CY 4-3501 Algona Kelley Lumber Co. "Everything in Building Materials" MllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllW Beecher Lane Appliances s±= = I "Where The FAMOUS NAMES Greet You" • LUMBER • PAINT • CEMENT • BOTTLE CAS • COAL We Aim to Pleate Near Milwaukee Depot - Algona W;«a^i<>iM6M{SSS{6SSi0iSaK<i4M6»ISta*S«4S^^ Hall - Strahorn Hdwe. Your Complete IRHA Hardware on Th* North Side of the Street in Algona ; In TELEVISION Admiral - Sylvanla Weitlnghouse Appliaiu ei Gtfti : Sporting Gjoodi In APPLIANCES Westingbouse Frlgidalre Youngitown Phone CY 4-4U2 Algona Phone CY 4-3613 = Algona Irons Heating & Plumbing "Completely Equipped To Serve You Completely" Plumbing - Heating Sheet Metal Ga« or Oil • Unit* Pump* Water System* Compute Fixture* Phone CY 4-9940 , Algona Modern Dry Cleaners AND TAILORS Cleaning Pressing Alteration* Repalri Free pick-up It Delivery Through'' out City tt County Phone CY 4-4377 = Algone s •111 illlllllllllillllilHIIIIIIlllllllllllillllllllllllllilllllllllllM^ Robinson Produce I STORES AT ALGONA AND WESLEY WAYNE FEEDS Complete Line* ior Poultry - Llve*ioc!c Poultry Service We Buy Poultry and Egg* Phone CY 4-4206 Algona Algona Rendering Co. Dead Stock Promptly Removed •mi . ^BHiwaapaiw, -^fiamm; uum**um^*. m . **„ * ^.. .... __ ^ Phone CY 4(We Pay Phone Charge*) You Can Count on, U* Summer ox Winter Local Tlant Folks in town and folks in the country are becoming increasingly aware of their inter-depend" ence — one on the other. Recognizing that farming today in this community is 'big bus- 'mess^> the businessmen whose individual advertisements appear here are supporting a series of "Let's Get Acquainted" aerial farm photos ;in/this. coupty and .a. series of pirctures of business places in this town. The "mystery farm photo", and the "business place photo" will help business folks in town and their neighbors in the country fo become better acquainted. In both cases/ we will be able to appreciate more the efforts being made by both town and country residents to make progress in their work while building a better community. How Aerial Photos of Kossuth ' County Farms Wer$ Taken . Pictured above are aerial photographer Nielsen plane pilot Rushenberg as they appear when snapping an aerial view ol a Kossuth county {arm fo? this unusual series. Watch for your farm . . , it may be one of the next to appear on this page I Chrome Service Station OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY Tiro • BitUfle* Acc«»iK>rle» Cojnplete Lubrication * Ple»»l Fuel and QU Phone CY 4-9181 MM Our B sinessmen On the Farm- Alfred Weber Farm Near Bancroft Combination Crops And Livestock Outstanding in this pholo of the Alfred Weber farm which is'located four and one half nyles north-west of Bancroft, are the well-kept buildings and the farm physical plant as maintained by Weber, a/ bachelor who lives alone. Part owner and part renter. Weber has been on the farm for the last 12 years and is , Jhe second, pf his family to operate it. Changes -hi recent years include the new*porch, clearly i visible on the house, a new silo and machine ,shed, and a new well. Weber is a member of the National Farm-- ers Organization and enjoys hunting and fishing. He manages the farm for both crops and livestock with some emphasis on Holslein dairy cattle and Herefords for feeding. ' . For the future bachelor Weber commented that his plans were simply to remain in farming right where he is. ' ' * * * * (CORRECTION—The George Streit family whofftfarnv was. pictured in last month's mys- ie$r*page was incorrectly-described as having eight sons and five daughters at home. There are actually eight children only, five boys and three girls, and only five of the group are at home with three married and living in* homes of their own.) ' Taylor Implement Co. and Taylor MERCURY Fine Carl I and a IU11 J line of New and U§ed farm Machinery J. I, Caie.Mercury Kewanee Phone CY 4-94(7 AJflona Your Friendly Gamble Store For All Home, Farm and Auto Needs In The Heart of Algona'i Shopping PUtrlct Sfruecker's Conoco Service i •.' j ,. We Give 5 & H Green Stamps *&?• 701 Ea»t Phone CY 4-4215 8. P. Goodrich Tim - Batteries Waihlng Creating Polishing •Let Us Serve You' Ernie Williams Farm Machinery & Fine Automobiles John Deere Store — Pontiac - Cadillac John Deore Store on Diagonal -Si. at CNW Track* — Phone CV 4-3561 Pontiac - Cadillac Garage, & Showroom on W«*t Slate Phone CY 4-4«Bl Algona Refrigeration REFRIGERATION TELEVISION PHILCO Refrigerator! Preozeri Television Ranges Badloi Air-Conditioning ft Commercial Refrigeration Chrome Cafe & Drive-In WE'RE OPEN AROUND THE CLOCK Bradley Bros. South Hotel Algon* Farm Machinery -* Trucks •*• Tirts N»w AlUi-Cbairuer» CMC TrwlH Tilt* Algona Flour & Feed Complete Servlst For the Farmer

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