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Burlington Herald (Newspaper) - November 23, 1950, Burlington, Iowa Hadert to amp a s4� a by l f. P. Back to the grind your Humble scribe has Many things on his what we laughingly Call mind. Writing a column does no to happen to be one of the things. But the show must go on. We Are trying our darn est to get baseball Back in the Village. At this writing the prospects Are pretty Bright. By the time you read these scratchings they May be dim. This period must be known As the Quot hell if you do and hell if you Don to stage. We have nothing in writing that will bind the cubs or any other major league club to us. What s More we can t very Well get much in writing without actually having a franchise in our name. So look for anything to happen a both Good and bad it s a great life in the meantime if you have any help suggestions or connections let us hear from you. We want Burlington to have professional baseball. Last year we got All of the bad Breaks. Mayhap this season we will get mostly Good ones. I Hope so a tumor tto tif a pebbles in the Pool there has certainly been nothing spectacular about our recent Duck Hunting season. If the Duck population is badly depleted this year it will be because of birth control and nothing else. Die hard fishermen Are still working the open ditches in the county and Are being repaid by Nice catches of Crappie. You can now catch a Pound Crappie and pneumonia on the same cast. Television May easily be a life Saver for our various Fine clubs and fraternal organizations around town. Most of pm Are now so equipped the coun cil manager plan a pot is really boiling. Let s have a listing of Touchy said his Mother a i wish you would run across the Street and see How old mrs. Rush yes my said Dick. He bounced Back in a few minutes and said. Quot mrs. Rush says it s none of your business How old she the Burlington Herald. Page $ me Acha m electric service a v a i specialized service t 500 n. Main phone 682 a Maui 11111.i j Skerik parts service company a distributors a automobile Standard replacement parts and supplies Complete motor machine shop service 512-14-16 n. Main Street Telephone 170 or 171% attention All Don t miss the big family fish Fries every Friday Nite. Bring your adds and friends. Serving continuously from 6 30 to 11 �45. All of the cities in our area that have a manager a. A then let s hear from these cities. Concrete information is All that our citizenry is waiting for. Leave us not disappoint them. Ignorance of the plan and its benefits has Defeated it before. This should not happen Here. If the Council manager plan is voted Down in Burlington we want it to be done by informed voters. Christmas spirit is creeping into the air. Write a letter to a Soldier or a Sailor boy. He will bless you the recent Iowa notre Dame game will Long be remembered for various reasons. Take your pick uoo or the ski there Are two things our Quot Little Mike has no use for. Both of pm Are naps in the afternoon. When Nap time comes you never saw so much stalling and ramming around. The apartment sounds like a full dress meeting of the in Security Council is in session. Excuses and vetoes fill the air. The a amp a is full of plans and sleeping in t a part of any of pm. The bed is too hard. The Street is too noisy. The room is too dark. The room is too Light. Take your pick one Quot Nap time recently the kid was using the Quot room too Light approach. After much haggling and not a few blows with a Blunt instrument the Elk got the idea across. The a amp a gave in but was still muttering ominously in his Beard about the lightness of the room. Soon All was quiet and we peeked in to determine the status who. There Quot Little Mike Lay stretched out on his Sheet with an enormous pair of Sun lamp goggles covering practically his whole face. From where i stood a snapshot of the scene would have looked approximately like this a i have said it before and i re it eat you Haven t lived until you Lave been awarded your . Purple heart for parents Schoff amp Baxter investments Tama building we carry a Complete i in of drug needs. Bied drug store control amp South phone 81 free delivery Kriechbaum amp Dewein gutters a spouting a flashing a air conditioning Chrysler air temp Furnace Sheet Metal maintenance 208 so. 3rd st phone 774 Quot save every Day the Federal Way Quot current rate paid on your savings Crall accounts insured up to $10,000 by Federal savings. Amp loan association plotter s baby a. Rebecca Torresola six months is a daughter of girls elite Torresola who was killed when he tried eur president Truman. The baby s is Thor is under arrest. 310 Jefferson st. Phone 224 Burlington a Texaco service my pleasant amp Roos Volt Bot c. Betz a for pickup and delivery Ujj phone 7128 j lambs service 421 n. In Bob wants to see you lubrication Tir. we Kkt Ami a Waal Pine knot room hotel by Yungton finest in food and beverages of ii l it�?12 p. M. Complot a la carte Meeds served As late is 8x30 p. M. For a princely me give gabardine our firmest Robes Are made of gabardine. This fabric has All the suppleness for Comfort the stamina to Wear for years. The Crisp Good looks of a gabardine Robe makes a Man Well dressed even in his most relaxed moments. Monogrammed gabardine Robes 14 .50 Bey a 1 Wear

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