The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 26, 1965 · Page 9
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 9

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 26, 1965
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Tractors Ready For Big Contest thonday, Auflust 26, 1965 Algeria, (Id.) Upper DM Mofn»*-9 About two-thirds of the 59 tractors that competed for awards in five classes Wednesday evening, Aug. 18, at the Kossuth County Fair are shown in the above photo. More than 2,100 persons got a kick out of watching the contest, which has become an annual event here. Only two of the five winners were from this Immediate area. They were Jerry Sanftner, Swea City, in the class under 6,000 pounds and Cliff Teeter, Algona, in the heavyweight 12,000 to 15,000 pound class. Other winners were Dan Farland, Thompson, 6,000-7,500 Ibs.; Rod Husske, Moorland, 7,500-9,000 Ibs.; and Charles Martin, Gilmore City, 9,000-12,000 Ibs. The photo was ^snapped as entrants began parking their vehicles In the pit area of the race track Wednesday afternoon. (UDM fey Don Smith) Happy birthday was sung to Mrs . Guy Smith of Humboldt, who celebrated hers that day. The group will meet next year the second Sunday in August at the same place. They enjoyed coffee and cake before going to their homes In late afternoon. - o Mr. and Mrs. Joe Longseth, Elaine, Jean Ann, Marilyn and Larry of Longmont Colo, visited his mother, Mrs. Anna Longseth, from Sunday until Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Longseth and family of Bode were also Sunday night visitors. David Evenson of Platte City, Mo. and Margaret Crockett of Liberty, Mo. spent the weekend at the Ivan Evenson home. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Eicke- dhal and Paul and Mrs. Mark Tuftedahl and grandson Roger of Chicago and Mrs. Hannah Hellickson of Hardy were Sunday dinner guests at the Howard Helnt lickson home. Mr. andMrs.EldridgeWanless of St. Paul Park, Minn, came tor their daughter Theresa Monday. She visited James and Naomi Struthers for a few days. Center School Picnic Is Held At Ottosen The Center school picnic was held Sunday at BickneU Park with 37 .persons attending. The old school bell, brought by Mrs. Clara Solberg, rings at each pic- nici The Center "schoolers," who have met every year since 1938 except for a few years during wartime rationing, are now in their seventies and eighties. Oliver Christiansen was reelected president, and Mrs. Clara Solberg was re-elected secretary - treasurer. Oliver Klnseth Is the new Vice President. There was a moment of silence for those in the group who had passed away during the year. They were Mr. Gottfried, Alg. and Lloyd Vostad of South Dakota and Mrs. Morgan Hagen of Ottosen. Mrs. Melvina Bergum's son, M$ and Mrs. Jean Bergum of. Sepulveda, Calif., and her daughter the former Lois Bergum and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Ul- rlch of Oskaloosa attended. Nickson at the rest home. Oliver Christiansen celebrated a birthday Thursday. Evening guests were Mr. and Mrs. Don Klnne and Jackie) Mr. and Mrs. Arne Jotten, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Brodale and Mr. and Mrs. Lenhard Holden. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Richards went to Minneapolis Saturday where they met their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. andMrs, Glenn Norman, Seattle, Wash.' The Normans will visit here a week. Sunday they all went to Fairbank to visit relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Olson visited her cousin, Mrs. Grace Beauman at the hospital at Spirit Lake Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Ted Sceel of Cambridge, Wise, visited at the home of Mrs Harvey Thorsen from Wednesday until Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Johnson and sons returned home Sunday from- a six-day vacation to the Black Hills and also visited relatives at Omaha. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Jacobson spent Sunday with her sister, Mrs. Helen Malm at Palmer. Mrs. Malm is retiring after being the telephone operator for 27 years. She is moving into her own home. Lively Rockets At Lone Rock Talk Hobbies LONE ROCK - The Lone Rock 4-H Lively Rockets met at the home of Linda Doocy. They talked about the fair. Phyllis Mrs. Essi.e, l pooper,.Mrs.W,9. 1 m,,Cherland gave a talk and Linda Cooper and Naomi Struthers met Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Nickson of Hampton Saturday at Humboldt and they all called on Mrs. Lydia Doocy gave a demonstration. They had a discussion on hobbies and worked on record books. Linda gave a tour of her bed- Westinghouse Has a Buy for You! FLAMEIESS ELECTRIC COOKINS is cleat), cool, quiet, absolutely dependable cooking! Here's a range designed for easy cooking and clean-up) • King-size oven • Eye-glance controls Uft-off oven door • Full coll heating • Two-step timer WITH TRADE ONLY >5.66 Per Mo. , You Get 3 Fsstive Meats FREE! 1 FREE WILSON TURKEY | , For Thanksgiving FREE WILSON ROAST For Christmas FREE WILSON HAM This Special Offer Available Only to Customers on Iowa Electric Llgn» end Power Company Lines IOWA ELECTRIC room and she showed her personality book. - o "Cathy" Marlow, daughter of Jim Marlows Is sufferelng from a siege of the mumps. Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schultz and Debra, Ottosen, were afternoon callers at the home of Mrs. Maude Blanchard Sunday and Cynthia Blanchard returned home with them to visit until Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Blanchard, Kathy and Jean, Mason City, were Saturday callers at the home of Mrs. Maude Blan- chard. Saturday evening pests of the Don Blanchards were Mr. and Mrs. Glen Olson and son Richard, Swea City, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Franks, Carol and Lary Franks, Grandma Franks, Mallard, andGrandmaErickson,Swea City, Mr. and Mrs. Craig Blanchard, Minneapolis, Mrs. Maude Blanchard and also Pam, Jeff and Angela Steven of Laurens, grandchildren of the Blanchards. Mr. Will Christensen, Mr. and Mrs. Harley Leonardson and family, Midland, Mich., spent Monday and Tuesday at the Ronald Christensen home at Belgrade. Michael Lee returned home Thursday after spending a few days with the Donald Shaws, Fenton, on a trip to the Black Hills. The Lawrence Newbrough family left Friday for Elmira, N, Y. where their son Jerry was married to Karen Hensley Aug. 24. Mr. and Mrs. Fritz Newbrough and family left Saturday to be at the wedding also. Mr. and Mrs. Laverne Smith and family, Swea City, flew Monday for Elmira, N. Y. to be attend her brother's wedding. Roger Collins, Livermore, nephew of Mrs. Merwin Marlow, has been visiting at their home the past week and will stay this week, also. Mr. and Mrs. Merril Marlow, Omaha, took their sons Torry and Christie home Sunday. The boys had spent the last two weeks at the home of their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs.-Merwin Marlow. The Junior Hurlburt family returned Tuesday after spending a week vacationing in the Black Hills. The Morton Hurlburt family left Sunday for a week's trip to the Black Hills. Mrs. Junior Hurlburt took her sister, Cathy Schadendorf and Audrey Bergum to Minneapolis Saturday to see the Beatles. Rachel Hurlburt, who has been working in Minneapolis this summer, returned home with them. Mr. and Mrs. Harley Leonardson, Midland, Mich., arrived Saturday at the home of her grandfather, Will Christenson, They all visited Sunday with her father, the Lawrence Zwiefels at Swea City and the Virgil Zwiefels at Dolllver. Mrs. Raymond Neswold, Britt, spent the weekend at the home of her parents, the E. A. Lees. Mr. and Mrs. Vic Whalen, Dolliver, spent Saturday night at the Roy Jensens. Sunday, the Jensens and Whalens and A. A. Kruegers took a picnic dinner and spent the afternoon at the W. J. Cotton cottage at Lake Okoboji. Mr. and Mrs. Craig Blanchard, Minneapolis, spent the weekend at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Don Blanchard. ideal for bales, silage, and grain . . . PLUS real capacity I All purpose ... all season usage is yours with the new Stan- Hoist model 240 or 280 farm wagon. 14 gauge double reinforced steel sides provide 240 cubic feet in the 6' x 12' model 240 and 280 cubic feet in the 7' x 12' model 280. Both models feature channel construction multi-braced flooring, four-way multi-purpose end gate, specially reinforced sides, needs no spreader chains, and stake pockets on outside of box. The custom fit running gear features guaranteed 6 ton capacity, taper wheel bearings, and short turning radius. Compare the value . . . Compare the Quality . . . See for yourself why the new Stan-Hoist 240 and 280 Farm Wagons offer you real all purpose . . . all season usefulness I JOE BRADLEY EQUIPMENT ALGONA PUBLIC AUCTION SALE OF CCC PROPERTY The Kossuth County ASC Committee, acting as Agents for Commodity Credit Corporation, a corporate agency of the United States within the Department of Agriculture, will offer for sale the following described property at public auction: Tuesday/ August 37 Time and Place LuVERNE Bin Site: 9:00 A.M. GALBRAITH Bin,Site: 10:30 AM IRVINGTON Bin Site: 11:30 A.M. No. Bins Approx. Capacity Bu. 13 2175 4 2740 28 3300 7 2740 20 3250 9 2740 Time and* Place ALGONA Bin Site: 1:00 P.M. No. Bins Approx. Capacity Bu. 23 2740 28 3250 At Algona: 4 Murry Self-Propelled Power Mowers, Model P-24 with 6 HP Briggs & Stratton engine. HOBARTON Bin Site: 10 3:00 P.M. 22 2175 3250 \i Wednesday/ September 7 FENTON Bin Site: 9:00 A.M. LONE ROCK Bin Site: 11:00 AM 23 47 3 10 2740 3250 2015 2170 2740 BURT Bin Site: 1:00 P.M. BANCROFT Bin Site: 3:00 P.M. 1 14 52 78 2175 2740 3250 3250 Thursday, September 2 ELMORE Bin Site: 9:00 AM 72 3250 LAKOTA Bin Site: 1:00 P.M. 5 5 86 SWEA CITY Bin Site: 54 3:30 P.M. 2175 2740 3250 3250 Inspection: The grain bins may be inspected at all sites on August 30, 1965, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 Sites will be open from 8:00 a.m. the day of sale. Purchaser's Certification: Each purchaser of a bin will be required to execute a certificate that the bin will be used in connection with the handling or storage of agricultural commodities. Terms: Cash on day of sale for all sales of $100 or less, A deposit of $100 will be required on each bin. On all sales over that amount, the balance is to be paid in cash within ten (10) days of date of sale, or the balance may be financed under the Farm Storage Facility Loan Program, providing the prospective purchaser meets eligibility requirements under the program. Information regarding eligibility under the Farm Storage Facility Loan Program may be obtained from the local county office. Prospective purchasers should establish their eligibility at the county office prior to the sale. Removal of Property: Bins must be removed from the bin site within thirty (30) days from the date of the sale unless otherwise agreed to by the County Committee. If the purchaser refuses or fails to dismantle and remove the structure (s) within the time specified herein, or any written extension of such time, CCC may dismantle and remove the structure (s) from the bin site, and the purchaser shall be liable for all damages suffered by CCC as the result of failure to perform, including the costs incurred in the dismantling and removal of the structure (s) by CCC and the storage of such structure (s) for the account of the purchaser, Title and Risk of Loss: Title to the grain bins shall vest in the purchaser when payment is made. After passage of title, risk of loss or destruction from any cause whatsoever shall be borne by the purchaser. Bids: Commodity Credit Corporation reserves the right to reject any or all offers. Tax: Purchasers of bins must make payment of the State Use Tax to the State Tax Commission, Division of Retail Sales and Use Tax, State Office Building, Des Moines, Iowa. NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ACCIDENTS Additional information concerning this sale may be obtained by contacting Curtis P. Haahr Office Manager Kossuth County ASCS Office Phone 295-3576, Algona Quinn & Yungeberg, Auctioneers County ASCS Office Personnel, Algona, Clerk

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