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8B TIIE SUPERIOR EXPRESS, Thursday, March 9, 1972 Davenport News... Mr. and Mrs. Fred Stofer of seven years in the nuclear navy. Geneva were Sunday afternoon Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Thorn- and lunch guests of Mr. and Mrs. Durward Phelps and family. They all visited Mr. and Mrs. Bob Miller and family of Hebron, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Avers and Cecil Jansen called on Mr. and Mrs. George Pittman Sunday afternoon. Mrs. Sam Rachow and Gaylord were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Harley Nichols and family of Geneva. The occasion was to celebrate the birthdays of Mrs. Rachow and Janice Nichols. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Busch and Michael of Bremerton, Wash., came Tuesday and spent until Monday with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Busch. Monday they went to Yankton, S.D., to visit his brother, Jim Busch, and family. Roger received his discharge from the on Feb.  Lfm" ton, Todd and Chad spent Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Duey of Nelson. Sunday afternoon visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Keim were Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Row and Mr. and Mrs. Cuthbert Miller. The Davenport Livestock Club will meet Tuesday, March 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jim Voigt home. Anyone wishing to join the club is asked to attend this meeting. Sunday dinner and supper guests of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Heinrichs were Mrs. Florence McLaughlin of Hebron, Mr. and Mrs. Larry Paul and family of Shickley, Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Paul and Mr. and Mrs. Dick Paul and family. The occasion was to celebrate Beverly Paul's sixth birthday and Herbert Heinrich's birthday. Mr. and Mrm. Vernon Cot- Acco Seed is Proud to announce ..... Thai Edwin Lipker of Oak and Robert Woerner of Superior have recently completed a four-day sales and service course to better serve the customers in their area. For information on how in manage your diverted acres this summer call Edwin at 226-2301 or Bob at 879-8503. They will be happy to discuss this with you. ] Edwin Lipker Phone 226-2301 Oak, Neb. SEED Or Robert Woerner Phone 879-8503 Superior, Nab. I man, Nancy and Pamela and Mrs. C. C. Corman spent the weekend in the Gordon Prior home at Wauneta. They went specially to attend the wedding of Vernon Corman, jr., and Maria Prior. Others attending from here were Mr. and Mrs. Verle Keim, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Hineline, Mr. and Mrs. Don Mosier and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Brennfoerder and Richard Corman. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Heinrichs of Columbus, MrSand Mrs. Lester Hineline and Cindy of Lincoln and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Hineline and family of Boulder, Colo., spent last Saturday with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hineline. The Davenport Woman's Club members may bring a guest to the March meeting which will be next Tuesday. There will be All-State tryouts and sewing, knitting and crafts, made by the members, will be on display. Richard Corman and Mary Alice Coyle of Lincoln were Sunday evening visitors of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Corman, and family. Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Nelson ad Mr. and Mrs. Dean Nelson were in York Sunday and were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Jan Nelson and attended church with them. Mr. and Mrs. Jan Nelson, Jay and Jill were received in the First Evangelical Lutheran Church by letter of transfer and Jaclyn Angela by baptism. Following the church services they were dinner guests of the Jan Nelson family. Other guests were Mr. and Mrs. John Brandt of Superior, Mr. and Mrs. Don Killman and family of Beatrice and Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Wiffoth and family of Lincoln. Mr. and Mrs. Durward Phelps took her father, John Stofer, of Bruning to Hastings Thursday where he had surgery on both eyes at the Fonts Clinic. The Heart Fund Volunteers met at the home of Mrs. Elmer Henkel with chairman Linda I[ i i Guide Rock Annual Former We00,00,er Resident Oldest Man in Farmington Walt Jennings, the oldest man in Farmington, will celebrate his 89th birthday on March 7, 1972. He was a member of an outstanding baseball team from 1905 to 1908 in Webber, Kansas, playing in Kansas and Nebraska. He says the team played every good team in the area and that in 1906 they hired Bill Chancy, later a Chicago White Sox pitcher. But Chancy pitched the only game the team lost that year. Walt is still quite active, was owner of the Jennings Lumber and Hardware in Farmington for many years and after his retirement was employed at the Lagoon and for several years was crossing guard at the Farmington Elementary School. Wittrock last Monday morning. The money turned in for the fund was $240.81 which was sent to county chairman Mrs. Fern Polage. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Nelson were in Hastings Tuesday and spent the day with Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Nelson. They all had a soup dinner at the church recreation room in the Good Samaritan Village. Bernard Stofer of Bruning spent from Wednesday until Saturday with Mr. and Mrs. Durward Phelps and family. Davenport School News March ll--county spelling contest at Hebron, all day. March 13--speech contest; dress rehearsal, gym, 7:00 March 14--district speech contest, Marguette, all day. March 16--teachers' con- vention. No school. Machinery Auction Wednesday, March 29 LIST CONSIGNMENTS BY MARCH 15. Contact: Andy Montgomery, Superior, phone 879-3004, Slim Montgomery, Guide Rock, phone 257-3324 or any Guide Rock Legion Member. II II IIII WIN *Contest Rules, 1. No purchase necessary. 2. All unclaimed prizes will be awarded by random drawing from entries submitted. No cash substitutions for prizes 3. Contest open to all licensed drivers, 18 years or older. 4. Contest cloSeS midnight. March 31.1972.5. Void in Washington. Wisconsin, Missouri, and where prohibited by law. 6, Winners are liable for all state and local taxes, 7. Not eligible for prizes are employees and IRS dePendents of Chrysler- Plymouth Division; its dealers, advertising agencies, and Visual Services, Inc, We want to be the kind el INmler Jimerlea wants. Keith Eiel Motors, Inc. He has always been an avid sports fan, following the local and national tai.s over the years. Now that his eyesight is not so good he listens nightly on his radio to the games across the country. He plans to celebrate his birthday with his sons in California. Al and family in Bakersfield and Duke in Bur- bank. One grandson and two great-grandsons live in Bakersfield. Walt and his wife, Kathryn and daughter, Mary, are also celebrating their 34th year in Farmington. Daughter, Mary, is married to Dale E. Bone and there are two granddaughters, Kathy and Laurie, all living in Far- mington. 160 West Third St. Superior, Nebraska March 17--teachers' con- vention..No school. The fourth six week honor roll is composed of 30 names. Those on the B honor roll are seventh graders: Julie Nelson, Cheryl Poppe and Denise Thompson; eighth graders: Kelly Ficken, Brenda Saum, and Cathy Thompson; freshman: Jody Ficken; sophomores: Joyce Becwar, Michael Jensby, Tim Lowery, Peggy Miller, Amy Mosier, Karen Reinke, Darla Van Skiver and Barton Williams; juniors: Barbara Bates and Jock Ficken; seniors: Pat Ahrens, Lana Crockett, LouAnn Fisher, Patricia Hansen, Jackie Howard, Pam Jagels, Donna Mosier and Rita Wagner. Those students receiving all A's are seventh graders: Kim Schoof; freshman: Leslie Crockett; sophomores: Sherry Heinrichs, Rodney Tegtmeier and Beverly Thompson; and junior; Martin Ficken. Eighteen Davenport High students attended the Pioneer Conference Speech Contest in Deshler on Feb. 28, ac- MEN WANTED CATTLE AND LIVESTOCK BUYERS We want men in this area. Train to buy cattle, sheep and hogs. We will train qualified men with some livestock experi- ence. For local interview, write today with your back- ground. Include your full address and phone number. CATTLE BUYERS, INC. 4420 Madison Kansas City, Mo. 64111 companied by their sponsor, Margaret Coffman. Of eight entries, four received superior ratings: Joyce Becwar, for informative public address; Barbara Bates, oral interpretation of prose literature; Pam Jagels, oral interception of poetry; and Nancy Corman, Sherry Heinrichs, Karen Reinke, Rita Wagner and Cindy Williams, oral interpretation of drama. Those rating excellent were Sheila Alderman, oral in- terpretation of poetry; and Beverly Thompson, informative public address. Ratings of good were received for oral in- terpretation of prose literatures presented by Cindy Williams and the one-act play presented by Pam Jagels, Jerry Keim, Barry Urbauer, Barbara Bates, Sharlene Biltoft, Jock Ficken, Wayne Hansen, Duane Miller, Karen Sanner, Terry Tegt- meier, Joyce Becwar, Sherry Heinrichs, Karen Reinke and Beverly Thompson. Two Davenport High juniors were elected to the All- Conference basketball team. Martin Ficken, son of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Ficken, and Murray Johnson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Johnson, were chose by the Pioneer Conference basketball coaches to be among the ten boys on the honor team. The kids wrestling program, under the direction of Orin Quandt and the varsity wrestlers, began here on Feb. 28 with 29 boys, age five through fourth grade in attendance. Feb. 29 26 boys, grades five through eight, attended. These boys will have an opportunity to show what they have learned at an intermural tournament the evening of March 25. Soil Conservationl District Notes Besides the more well-known benefits of windbreaks such as reduction of wind erosion and barriers to catch snow, trees have many other ecological benefits. Fight Air Pollution Through the process of photosynthesis which goes on in the leaves during the trees' growing cycle, trees are con- tinuously purifying the air. Carbon Dioxide from the air is converted inside the leaves into oxygen which the trees then release back into the air. It has been estimated that in one day one healthy tree will produce enough oxygen from carbon dioxide in the air to support one human being for a day. Are Air Conditioners Evei-yone knows that the coolest place outdoors on a hot summer day is under a tree. Air temperature under the tree can be as much as 20 degrees lower than the temperature out in the sun. This cooling effect comes from more than just being out of the sun. Trms setmflly set as Kearney C00ns Yell "'Put Meyer In" (Editor's Note: Gregg CHte, sports editor of the Kearney State College Antelope discusses Dan Meyer, son of Mr. and Mrs. Denny Meyer of Superior in the following column taken from the An- telope. ) If by chance you've attended some of the KSC home basketball games this season you've probably heard such yells as "put Meyer in" or "we want Meyer," coming from various sections of the stands. In the Chadron game the past weekend, the "Meyer" boosters got their wish and thank their lucky stars that they did. The Chadron Eagles could have built up a lead they never would have relinquished. Dan Meyer, who hails from Superior, is listed as a 6'5" forward on the program, but when called upon to fill in for Loper regulars, he divides his playing time at forward, guard and occasionally the post. Meyer can hit from anywhere on the floor as was evidenced in last Friday's game. Chadron had their game plan down pat and held a domineering ten point lead over the Lopers with ten minutes gone in the first half. With the starters beginning to tire, Meyer was called on as he is in many ball games, to go in and spell the top scorers until they'd be rested and ready for play again. Scoring points isn't outlawed for such bench per- formers, but usually considered an extracurricular activity. Chadron's game plan hadn't called for any special defenses against Meyer. They were in for a surprise. In the next few minutes he popped in a pair of 20 footers, keyed a fast break after stealing an Eagle pass, banked in a driving backhanded lay-up, and swished through coolers. It takes around I0 room-size air conditioners running 20 hours a day to match the cooling effect of one tree. Trees Absorb Noise... Barriers of trees between heavily traveled streets or high- ways and homes do much to reduce the noise level. The closer the trees are to the source of the noise, the greater the noise reduction will be. Dense groves of trees or bushes would be better noise absorbers than a thin grove. " Low Cost o/Trees ...... For example a windbreak 600 feet long and three rows wide would contain approximately 300 trees. Trees through the Clarke-McNary program cost $9.74 per hundred or in this case $29.22 total. The REAP la'ogram will pay 1112.00 per C0mmun,ity We will sell the following items at the farm, located 13% miles north of Man- kato, Kan., or 4 miles south, 5 miles west and I/ mile south of Superior, Nab., starting at 12:30 p.m., on Thursday, March 16 Community l..adiee Will Serve Lunch There will be rummamD sale in the buildins i Roll slat cribbing 5 Hanging chicken feeders General Electric 180-amp. welder 707 Homelite chain saw, 21-inch 10-hole Chevrolet truck wheel Roto-tiiler; mall air compresser Dodge truck transmission, 4dspeed 350-gallon propane tank eveial more miscellaneous items gtmdtmm Bed with spring and mattress New steel shower stall, complete Steel kitchen cabinet with double sinks and drainboards Bathroom heater; Several toys Gas cookstove Dinette table 75,000 B'PU heating stove with fan Television: Divan; Platform rocker Artificial Christmas tree Eureka vacuum sweeper Squme tub Maytag washer Large chair Dishes, pots and pans Many miscellaneous items i Allis 2-row corn picker Allis 4-ft. gram head silage chopper David Bradley manure spreader row IHC go-dig Massey.Harris 3-bottom plow Case 3-14 plow 2-row IHC go-dig 2-row mounted John Deere lister Dozer blade for Farmhand loader Beareat hammermill grinder 3-section sprtngtooth 1962 Chevrolet -ton pickup, 4-speed 1949 Chevrolet -ton pickup, 4-speed 1961 Chevrolet Bel-Aire car, 4-door, V-8, automatic 75,000 BTU space heater 2 8:25-20 truck tires and tubes 80-gallon hog self-waterer, like new 2 10-ft. Wooden hog troughs 15 cement hog troughs Surge milking machine, complete ii Terms: Cash. No property removed until settled for. All property at bidder's risk when bid off. Not responsible for accidents. Vader Bros. and Others owners Andy and Ed Montgomery, Auctioneers and Complete Auction Service another 20 foot jump Lopers were rolling trailed now by just a few P as the Eagles field goal weren't falling as Meyer's. Meyer's final heroics came with just seconds left. With the balll bounds, Willis fired it into Kropp who fed it to corner. With a defender of him Meyer swished his 11th and 12th points: the half time buzzer. In half commotion, for six from the field. Meyer didn't play as during the second half actually he wasn't first half offensive spark the Lopers into their lead throughout the second half. Bench strength is to any ball club. ( game ice cold is a assignment for any teams with strength in have the better records. The Antelopes bench this year, as well as last, been one of their bi Having eight, nine or ball players that can fit line-up without hurting team's efficiency relieveS ! of individual pressureS exist )n teams that count five or six men to do Dan Meyer is only a the Lopers bench has helped move the successful 13-5 record. on the ball club have had moments of glory, but bench performer can the game and perform as Meyer, it's quite Unheralded and stars on the bench receive attention, but when well, it's likely to fans into yelling "put in." hundred trees planted or $ total. The extra $6.78 go towards labor expenses of planting the These are just several lesser known benefits of BOWLING Classical League0  Seever's 47V Doctor's Dollies 47 Toni' Queens 44 Mid-Am Security Bank 28 Drake's TV 27 High individual game Richardson, 244; dividual series: Richardson, 578 and Stowers, 507; high team Toni's Queens, 931; series: Toni's Queens, Lucille Richardson Queens team with average, appeared triplicate of 167. in the first and second In the third game, strikes in a row, fine bowling, she making a series of 5 highs for the season. Hairpin Coast to Coast 61 Parts Pups 50 Blue Flames KRFS 44 Firebirds SO Hardy Bank 26 Team high game: Coast, 929; team Coast to :, 2,514; high game: individual high series: Edwards, 479. Matinee Lea Superior Floral Tom's Peanuts Superior Bowl American Legion Bev's Beauty Salon Superior Jewelers Individual high Mickey Ehiers, 211; high series: 512; team high game: Bowl, 886; team American Legion, Bargen converted OMI 2 FOR MP I LIST PRICE PLUS A m