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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 26, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 'the Cedar Rapids Gazette: Frl., Jaly 1974 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, cham- pion 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 his second winning heifer, a Hereford. 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 Pullin of Waterloo. Minnesota Beef Outlet Convicted of Bait-Switch ST. PAUL. Minn. (AP) Minnesota Ally. Gen. Warren Spannaus announced this week that Battle Beef Co. and its four operators have agreed to refund 20 percent of the money customers have paid the firm for bulk meat. Spannaus said the refunds in some 150 Minnesota resi- dents will total approximately Wrong Weights The attorney Keneral sued the Battle Lake. Minn., firm and its operators July 3 for fraud, deceptive pricing of meat and false advertising. He alleged that the firm "baited" cus- tomers with advertisements for meat at low prices and then "switched" the custom- ers to purchases of higher- priced meat. Spannaus also alleged that the firm inten- tionally weighed meat inac- curately. Bailie Lake Beef and its operators have also agreed In cease business in Minnesota, Spannaus said, and tci pay 200 in civil penalties for consumer fraud. Spanuaus said the operators iilrd guilty t" criminal theft charges brought by Otter Tail County Atty. Harlan Nelson. Operators Fined The operators are Marvin Hutcheson. Ron Sharvin, Leon Bruhn and Neil Finkral, all Nebraska residents. Hutche- son and Finkral were fined each in Otter Tail county district court. Fines will be imposed on Sharvin and Bruhn later, said Span- naus. Spannaus said Battle Lake Beef and the operators have agreed to turn over the firm's property plus to Otter Tail County Sheriff Carlton Mertensen. He will act as trustee of the property and money and use it to pay the criminal fines, refunds and civil penalties. ON THIS DATE in 11156. Egyptian crowds hailed President (iamal Abdel Nasser in Alexandria as he issued a decree nationalizing the Suez Canal. BUILD A NEW HOME ON YOUR LOT ANY PLAN-ANY SIZE ANY STYLE-ANY DESIGN ANYWHERE WE Wilt BUIID ANY PIAN OUT OF OUR CATALOG OR ANY PLAN OF YOUR OWN FREE ESTIMATES CHEEIFUUr FURNISHED 30 DAY DELIVERY GUARANTEED PRICf HIGHEST QUALITY MKCOlOftCAMlOO Lill Owrwri Liil TY BENNETT, BUILDIR R.R. ElY, IOWA PH. 848-4268 U.S. HOMES 5390 2ND AVf.DESMOINES. FREE GOBLET with deposit! 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The grand champion, a Angus-Simmen- tal crossbred, was shown by 15-year-old Peter Hunter Hunter also had the Shorthorn steer, Hereford heifer and Shorthorn heifer champions. The reserve grand champion steer was an 1 ,1 25-pound Charolais- Limousin showed by Doug Ol- son of Fairfax. Doug's steer is named Cheech" The champion Angus steer at the Linn county fair was shown by Morgan Karns (right) of Cedar Rapids. The steer weighed in at 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. illHU SATURDAY I ORTHO HOME AREA Protect Your Garden From BUGS! ORTHO SEVIN SPRAY SAFE! Can be used close to time of HARVEST PROTECTION ORTHO Malathion 50 Insect Spray Kill Millions of Mosquitos Fast! Use around Recreation areas Patios Campsites Don't be caught without itl MALATHION MAKES A GREAT GARDEN SPRAY! 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