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Atllas of Pocahontas county Iowa Newspaper Archive: December 25, 1969 - Page 1

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   Atllas of Pocahontas county Iowa (Newspaper) - December 25, 1969, Pocahontas, Iowa                                 4  •'il  1 U U A  DBS  1  Ói I»  r  rr  _JL  pr  Record"Democrat  o I hs.li 4 /i Ini H w 1  '.^jmíi  mrníM  Official Couçity  LXXXV!  Pocahqntas County's Home Paper  POCAHONTAS, IOWA, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 25, 1969  Official Citv  18 Pages This issue  NUMBER 46  The Quip of The Week:  Tlio liost Ihini; to «et loi- fho niiin who bus cvcrvUiinir is n  Siight Tai inersâsi In County leit Yiar  Pocnhontns Oninly property owiici-s will pny sliirhUy hiclicr  I/.HIVI.-» >yij| |lil,v MI^IIU.V IIIKIlL'l  cilondar 1., r^muml l.im svhon ¡„ ¡^  tlio , iwymonls are d>ip.  Weather...  Di>i<>mtKM- 17 IVccmtxT 18 DtMH-mUn- 111 I>cci"ml>('r l-'O Doi-omboi- L'I Deoomlx-r 2:'  Hi  31 X'i 28 21 2S  " StKiW  ! 190!). nccoi-ding to Mnrie Pavik, I county nuditor. Levies in nil ^ taxing districts o£ tlie county show nn incrcnsr, according to j totals calculated nftor rrcciv-  —- infi Rcnornl school levies from  Lo Prec, State Comptroller.  Tlio taxes will not be ready for payment, liowever, bccausc  mills in the AUwr) City school district.  Incn-ase for the Pocahontas' through a Rccord-Dqmocral district is 7.442 mills of which, want ad,  Dogr-Gone!  It's a dog-gone shame when a boy loses his pet. But, doing something about it is wisest. And the wisest stunt most young Ixjys have found is to advertise for the lost pet  •1.025 mills is the result of n school levy increase, 2.54,'i for the town levy increase, .738 mills overall county fund lcv>' increase, and .136 mills for the Pocahontas Cpiihty Board of Education.  Dozens of young iwys and their "dog-gones" have been re-united by this method. For R-D Want Ads bring quick, sure results for both the owner and tlifi finder of the lost or strayed animal. Thousands of folks road R-D Want Ads  beai Business Firms fxtencl bliday Creetiiigs^ Best Wishes  the certification from the state; rp i^nr« ArP  .............. ...... .....i every week!  did not arrive until December, ,  11 Th(> countv Auditor^ ofHce Demolished Sunday i Announce Holiday  ■ocess o I ^, pn).,; wnrn demolished  *.10  •P is presently in tlie process  computing the individual tax iiiii«.-  01v.erv..r. Rohort Ahlrichs ' a „„.¡e, will appear in this '  in an accident Sunday morning, Closingr Hours  Pocaliontas business places  Auction Sales  the County Auditor to tlie County Treasurer. The larwst ta.v increa.so oc-  Charles Holtorf Farm Sale  Oias. Hi ltorf wll liolii n dosine out farm sail- at the farm -.............. ...... -  miles \v(>st (<f Poineroy Wed- eurs in the Mnnson school dis-  . nesday, Jan. 14. at 12;(X) noon, trict, Miss Pavik pointed out. Bol> Wineganlen and I-. K. Wes- Tlie school levy increase tliere sel are the ;uic!!on(;ers. A list- is 14.2.')G mills- due to a recent ing will !ip¡>car ill the .liuiuary 8 schotM building bond issue. Tlie  iif ttlf» l'?,Vi-ìT'rì-r).^TnfV'rnt «rìinllr>st hli^iv^nso «fas 1  paper frùm County Treasurer ,' on"HieÌ^rf A «'ose Wednesciay," Dec"em:  Herniece Hialt when the ta.xes fcSf "" High«my 3 A ^cr 24, at 4:00 p.m. and wiU be  ijiinuii iiuiii »11111 nil. IMS Ford, driven by Mrs. Mar>' pincnH Thnrsrlnv rjiv-rvrnW w  an^ ready for payment. ! t. Pattenson, 2.3. ot Eu.stis. „iris^^^s ^  The final date for first half taxj Florida, «'as traveling west an,-i close aTS pm xSc^dTv  paynicts without penalty is 90 a 1962 Qievrolet, operated by yan^^Si'^nd'Sì dafjS^^^  daysjollowing certificationjrom Ferdinand H. .\nderson. 73, of i dS ^ ^  Akron, was castbound when they ' ^hc Court House will close to  collided because of poor \isi- the public at 1:00 p.m. Decem-  l^ihty from tJie snow. 31 ^t time county of-  Mrs. Patterson ix-ceived a fibers will be working to close  bump on the head and a small j^^s for the year,  headcut but did ° not require | .  treatment. Arlon Meier of the „  Iowa Highway Patrol invesUcat-i OCaSOns tO t /lOSft  nti  BILLY THE BLAST OFF, an aatronaut toy, Is Gary Domath's request from Santa for th® 1969 space ago year. Th» bewhlskered oe.itienian continued to take late orders In Pocahontas through the latter part of last week. Gary, 4, Is the son cf Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Oor-niimAM r^iw. /R-D nhi^) '  j December 31st  I The 54-day pheasant and! \ Hungarian partridge seasons win close at 4:30 p.m. Decewibcr 31, 1969, reminded the Iowa Conservation Commission, the fox and gray squirrel hunting season also ends wlUi the last day of the year.  Quail, rabbit and raccoon seasons remain open into the early part of 1970.  license officials of the Conservation Commission call attention to sportsmen that all Iowa hunting, fishing and trapping licenses expire December 31, 1969.  New licenses for tlie 1970 calendar year are available from county recorders and other authorized depositors.  Return Deer Report Cards Deer hunters are reminded by Iowa Conservation Commission game biologist to complete and return hunter report cards that were attached to the license they received.  ctii.,»occfiil fw nnt  MRS. RUTH RE IS was the, winner of the first prize of $300 in "Lucky Bucks" in this yp.-ir's drawing, s-.jonsored by many Pocahontas business places. She claimed her mer-c'v-.tidisc ccrttficates Friday from Bob Longwcrth at Anthony's Store after numbers were posted. Lillian Knierim of Pomeroy received the second place prize of $200 in "Lucky Bucks." Louis R. Ball of Laurens and Joyce Palmer of Pocahontas received 4th and 5th prizes of ?50 each. Third prize of $100 and sixth prize of $50 had not been claimed at press time. (R-D ohoto)  Consumption of Soybean Meal Increases as High Protein Feed  Consumption of high protein ' ' ' feeds reached an all-time peak | al factors beJiind the strong de during the past year, according mand for soybean meal. For-  to Bob Wisner. extension Pf^no. ^ien comnetiHon fmm fichmoa  mist at Iowa State University, "nie use of animal proteir  ffWÎC ci»/»K nc mnaf »in « »1 1  has Ijeen much lighter than lasi year; feeding margins on live stock and poultry are mort . favorable, and hroilpr nmdiif.  j f>ocal busine.ss and professional men and women are making lise once again of this i-ssüe of the Record-Dmocrat to e-xicnd their annual holiday be.st wishes to their frieiuto and patrons in the greater Pocahontas area. Nearly every Pocahonta.s retail establishment, as well as wholesale, professional and service per-I .sonnel, is represented.  The firms are taking this means of extending to you ' and to yours their heartiest , liest vvishos for a iiappy Christ-i mas season and to thank you for your splendid cooperation and patronage during the pasft year.  The year 1969 has been a I busy one for Pocahontas. Re-I tail and wholesale business in this area has continued at a I brisk pace to keep the com-I munity at or near the ti^ in ! per capita sales for commur»-ities of its size throughout the state, as well äs for the seven northwest Imi.'a county-scat communities used a°s a biisi-ness barometer here for the past few years.  The year to end soon has been one in which several major improvements have ccttne to tile community. Residential construction has been at a high level for the city as weH as commercial construction and improvements, Remodeling projects at many business places and residences have been very much in evidence here in the past 12-month period.  Moan%vhiIc, get a 'lift' from the very best wishes extended to you this holiday season by local business and professioi>  nl fit-mc  r , ■ , ^ r i lavoraoie, and broiler pi  'Zn^Zv ^^ tenJ^ge decreased slightly.' tion ^as exoanded shamlv hunters ^ urged to answer j^ut this was more than offset the questions on the addressed, uw shamlv inorensiwl .isp nf oil.  post paid card and mail it im-modintplv. Thp informatirm ob-  seed meals. Cottcaiseed meai dlsanoearance wa.«? no 41 ner^  —— -- oisappearance was up 41 per tained from these cards is valu-' „t, and soybean meal feeding nW^ t« flppr himtln» sea- climbed 7 percent from a year  earlier, tiie fam price special-  son.  Area Graduates at Wayne State  Wayne State Oallege, Neb., graduates In winter, commencement ceremonies Decctnber 18 included a number from the area. .,  Among those receiving bachelor of arts degrees in education were Gaijl Alstott of Laurens, Diane Sage Fredrickson and Marjorie/Kinney of Pomeroy, Carol Heykes of Palmer, John Morgan pnd Donald VanGorkom of Rolfe.V  ADOPT SON  Lt aM Mrs. David Lanimers of Argentia, Newfoundland, are parents of a son by adoption. He has been named David WQtchell Lammers and wiU be called Mitch. Mr. and Mrs. O.- A. Mitchell of Pocahontas and Mr. and Mrs. William J. Lammers of Dyersville are grandparents. He has a ten mwiths old sister,  T t«..  "^ybean meal prices will bt a niajor influence on prices foi other high protein feeds, Righi now soybean meal prices appeal likely to remain steady to slight ly lower for the first half of 19^0. We may, however, get i , . , , . . small seasonal increase ir  Ifc explained that three mam prices next summer, partly as £ factors aparent^ acct^ted result of a modest increase ii for the sharply mcreased de- soybean nrines " «,a mand: Livestock and poultiy gjj^ numbers increased tnoderately; feeding margins were generally quite favorajole. and prices foi high feeds averaged a little lower than a year earlier.  Wisner pointed out that wholesale prices of most high protein feed ingredients have showii a moderate decline dining the past four or five months. Soybean meal—the most in^portant high protein feed—reached a seasonal high in June and July. Prices for 44 percent soybean meal have worked down about *6 a ton since that time.  Wholesale soybean meal priccs at Decatur in early De^ -îember were around $Î3 a ton. 'Altl»iu^ it may seem a little surprising in view of . lower soybean prices, this was actually $1.50 higher than a year ago." ecotjomlsv commented.  Pocahontas County Bond Sales Reported  Louis J. Elbert and Dale E Boyd of Pocahontas, volunteei county savings bcmfls chairmen reported that sales of Series E  nnri .TT «mxrinc«; Ivrnfio nnil "KViwv  Shaw Attends  i ' •  Atlanta Meeting  William A. Shaw, 25, of Poca hontas has attended a meeting of the U.S. PubUc Health Ser vice's National Advisorj' Com-municabic Disease Coimcil in Atlanta, Georgia.  ^ e? ^^ The annual hrtne lighting  iirm of Shaw and Shaw m Po- contest, sponsored by the F^  c^ontas accept^ an m^tetion hontas Jaycees, have been  of Secretarv of Health P^nr.-,- . , , tn O^rrv^  Judge Home Lisrhtinsr Contest  tion, and Welfare Robert H Finch to serve as a member o the council for a term until De«}mber 31, 1970  The council is consulted abou and makes recommaidationi concerning the pneventirai control of communicable disea ses and related fields. It pro vides advice on national polio ies and programs. It also re views and rectmunends grant; to support nongovemmenta  rpRparf-h ATí»í»Hní*«! rif thí» rv^tm  * ^..V-L.i V-i 1. V- Viii^jO v«i U«^ vuuu  cil are usually held three time; a year for twn nr fhnpp <inv<i It Aflanta  Members of the ccwncil art selected from leaders in thi fields of fundeunental sciences medical sciences, educatict  fiTiH TMIKHP nffnirQ  dom Shares during November; A graduate of Pocahcmtas amounted to $27,7U. This gives' Community School. Shaw re the county an eleven-month | ceived a tachelM' of sciaice de total of 5389,364 for 72 per cent, mw 5« rvh»rmnw fmm rtraln of" its 1969 quota.  Sales in all of Iowa durin£ November were $5.66S,663. giving the state an eleven-iticmt}] total ci 567.081,342 for, 79 pei cent of its 1969 goal.  "Now that an S^es E and H b<»ds are earning 5 per cent, when held to maturity, our sales should increase «msid«a^,"  ili ytltXLlliOLMJt iyiana  Universi^f in 1966, and his la« degree from the University tì lovva Law School in 1963.  He is a memb«r of the Ameri can Bar Associatioo. the lowt Bar Association and is secretai^ (tf the Piocahontas Oouoty Bai Association and in addition is t member of à numb^ of <^hei professional and fratjanal or  cranIrMiHnn«  Tuttle, Jaycee pneddoit  First place winner in ttie reli&ous category went to fee Charles Weatherwax tome locate five miles south and a quarter a mile east of Pbcar hontas.  In the festive category the K. B. Hattebergs of 316 N. W. 9«! were first place winners and the Jdm Gregerson Ixsne at 200 2Qd Ave. N. E. placed second. SIrsJi place awai^ were $10 and second-place received 55.  Jaycee members were disappointed in the pardcipatioD in this j'ear's contest Because of the lack c£ interest simwn by bo few entries, this may be the last time the organizaticHi win sponsor the contest, they anrouno-ed.  Stores Oose Friday Nights  Business places in Fbcahoatas wiU not be open Friday ni^its during January and Fefatu^, accor^ng to manbers ci tie re> tafl trade committee ot ttie Chamber oi OraoiBezee.  During those manttas^ tte dicing hour ewxy uradDaay  nptTt f«*^ nm   

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