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   Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 26, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa                                 Extension livestock specialist Cliff Iverson selected five winning breed heifers at the Linn county beef show. From left are Neil Stubstad of Marion with his champion Angus heifer; Tim Mackey of Ely, champion commercial heifer; Julette Burnside, Central City, purebred Charolais; Joe Fiala of Walker with the champion Shorthorn heifer shown by Peter Hunter of Coggon, and Hunter with his second winning heifer, a Hereford.  fanm  Nm#  Gary Owens (center) of Palo displays his grand champion pen of three sheep at the Linn county fair. Assisting Owens are Carol Henderson of Cedar Rapids, who had the grand champion individual lamb, and Joe Fiala of Walker. Judging sheep competition was Don Puffin of Waterloo.  The champion Angus steer at the Linn county fair was shown by Morgan Karns (right) of Cedar Rapids. The steer weighed in at 1,045 pounds. Jenny Olson of Fairfax had the champion Hereford steer weighing 1,035 pounds Jenny's steer was also the champion Hereford at Coggon Harvest Home. The champion Shorthorn steer weighing 895 pounds was exhibited by Peter Hunter of Coggon.  Minnesota Beef Outlet Convicted of Bait-Switch  ST PAUL. Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Atty, (ion Warren Spannaus announced this week that Battle Beef Co. and its four operators have abreed to refund 20 percent of the money customers have paid the firm for bulk meat  Spannaus said the refunds to some 15(1 Minnesota vsi-dents will total approximately $13.(Nill  Wrong Weights  The attorney general sued the Battle Lake. Minn , firm and its operators July 3 for fraud, deceptive pricing of meat and false advertising Ile alleged that the firm “baited” customers with advertisements for meat at low prices and then “switched” the customers to purchases of higher-priced meat Spannaus also alleged that the firm intentionally weighed meat inaccurately  Battle Lake Beef and its operators have also agreed to cease business in Minnesota, Spannaus said, and to pay $1 ,-2INI in civil penalties for consumer fraud.  Spannaus said the operators pled guilty to criminal theft  BUILD A NEW HOME ON YOUR LOT  ANV PLAN-ANV SIZK ANY STYU-ANV ENSIGN ANYWHERE  WE WILL BUILD ANY PIAN OUT Of OUR CATALOG OR ANY PLAN OF YOUR OWN  FREI ESTIMATES  CHEERFULLY FURR It HE 0  • 30 DAY DELIVERY  • GUARANTEED PRICE  • MEG HP ST QUALITY  Ptff COLOR CAYA IOO Pries Lit! Owneri Lilt TY BENNITT, BUILDER l l ELY. IOWA PH. 848-4268  U.S. HOMES  SIM IND AVI. OH MINNIS.  charges brought by Otter Tail County Atty. Harlan Nelson Operators Fined  The operators    are    Marvin  Hutcheson. Ron Sharvin. Leon Bruhn and Ned Finkral, all Nebraska residents. Hutcheson and Finkral were fined SHUKRI (>aeh in Otter Tail county district    court    Fines  will be imposed on    Sharvin  and Bruhn Liter said Spannaus.  Spannaus said Battle Lake Beef and the operators have agreed to turn over the firm s property plus $5,(NKI to Otter Tail County Sheriff Carlton Mertensen He    will    aet as  trustee of the money and use criminal finE»s, civil penalties.  property and it to pay the refunds and  ON THIS DATE in 1951, Egyptian crowds hailed President (Jamal Abdel Nasser in Alexandria as he issued a decree nationalizing the* Suez Canal  ORTHO  HOME  AREA  Protect Your Garden From BUGS!  FREE GOBLET  with  $50 deposit!  Your choice of three elegant styles - FREE with a qualifying deposit in a First National Savings Account or Certificate of Deposit. Additional goblets available at beautifully reduced prices. 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The grand champion, a 1,2 10-pound Angus-Simmen-tal crossbred, "Rufus ', was shown by 15-year-old Peter Hunter (right). Hunter also had the Shorthorn steer, Hereford heifer and Shorthorn heifer champions. The reserve grand champion steer was an I , I 25-pound Charolais-Limousin showed by Doug Olson of Fairfax. Doug s steer is named Cbeech  > wmm.  -Gazelle photos bv Terry Hunter   

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