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UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
Womens Page ( Continued from page eight ) LEMON SPONGE PIE One cup granulated sugar Three tablespoons _^ flour Three tablespoons demon juice Two eggs One cup milk One tablespoon melted butter A few grains of salt Mix sugar and flour , add lemon juce , egg yolks , milk , butter and salt . Then fold in stiffly beaten egg whites . Bake in one crust , about 350 degrees . Remove from oven before too firm , as it will set while it cools- _v &lt; &gt; WHOLE WHEAT ROLLS 1 cup mashed potatoes 3-4 cup sugar 3-4 cup shortening 1 cup milk 2 eggs beaten 1 package of yeast 5 cups whole wheat flour 2 cups white flour 2 teaspoons salt To mashed potatoes add sugar and beaten egg . Heat milk and shortening Add to potato mixture . Dissolve yeast in 2 tablespoons of warm water , add to cooled potato mixture . Add flour to which the salt has been added Put in refrigerator overnight Next day take out , knead _anS let rise . Roll dough about 1-3 inch thick , cut with a round cutter . Creas...
About Your Home [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
About Your Home By FRANCES DELL A new process finishes colored Concrete m brick or tile patterns 1 at half the cost of conventional materials . New tools designed for the purpose of _impressing fresh , colored concrete , with various patterned surfaces are now being manufactured by a well known California concrete companyThe process makes ppssible the manufacture of various brick , tile pr other patterns on the job . It is the result of four years development work and has been-subject-ed to severest tests . » * * The tools _^ re constructed of a cast-aluminum _qlloy , light enough but strong enough to withstand heavy use and obtain the required penetration . The method of installation ds simple and the manufacturer claims _^ that with , the use of their tools any experienced cement finssher can create either brick or tile patterns in colored concrete in about the same time it takes to lay gray slab at only a fraction of the cost of the conventional materials The process can be Used ...
In Fashion Now [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
In Fashion Now The most apparent change in the shoe scene Is that heels are getting slimmer all the time , even ¦ though their heights are not towering . The desire of American women for _^ comfortable , glovesoft shoes on toeels they can enjoy wearing has prompted the entire shoe industry to come out with high-fashion styles incorporating all these features . Colored heels on patent , suede and calf shoes are a Spring fashion note Many black patent shoes are being set off by a gold ornament instead of the more expected trim or piping . This gold gleam is going to head into Summer You will see many white shoes being piped m gold kid or with , tmy gold buttons . This is said to be in keeping with the Oriental fashion trend generally The neutials m the beige-to-brown family are very popular Such colors as _iflax tones . French bread coloring , turtledove and maple are getting a big reaction from Style-wise women- Yellow 15 going . to be an important color for late Spring and Summer . ...
Foods , Fads On Society 10 June Schedule [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
Foods , Fads On Society 10 June Schedule Husbands of Farm Society will be entertained April 21 at Zinn s Diner , Ephrata , where Dr . Paul _Zt Rummel , on the staff of Millersville State Teachers College , will speak . On Saturday , April 7 , the Society will _^ meet at the home of Mrs . Monroe Hufford , 175 Delp Road , to hear Mrs Anna DePlanter Bowes discuss Foods , Fads and Fancies . Hostess at the Saturday meeting was Miss Rachel Bollinger , HI Lifitz , Mrs Neil Clark , president , spoke on Farm and Home Safety Practices , and Harry Erdman , superitendent of the Hershey Rose Gardens , described displays at the Gardens Mrs Clark emphasized safety rules the farm wife can put into effect as well as- the men , along with home safety rules . Mrs . Adrian H . deVink conducted devotions . Mrs- Viola Marvel reported on the recent Lancaster _paratyphoid discussion meetingA meeting will be held April 4 at the Raub Supply Co . in Lancaster to work on re-covering lamp shades . Mrs . Gay Rei...
Page 11 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
this cut um y down A to SIZQ * _-s * Only $ 279 . 50 McCULLOCH Model 47 CHAIN-SAW Makes any woodcutting job easier and faster . It s a one-man saw for professional logging , pulp cutting , tree _surgery for farm and ranch jobs like construction and clearing land . Model 47 is light weight , operates full power in any position . Six models , gasoline powered , with blades 14 to 36 . _jgsmfa Come _^ n and see . it , try £ ||| j ;;; \ It , buy it . Itll save you ( jlll |!| I timt , _makt you money . Vfflf p _P _MAQT Saw and Knife Jfl / ldl Service N 605 Marietta Ave . Lancaster Ph . 24291 _. FURNACE OIL By uiing TEXACO FURNACE OIL you can alway « Count On A Warm Home CALL US FOR QUICK SERVICE Garber Oil Company MOUNT JOY PHONE 3-9331 PENNA .
Page 11 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
Yei , 50 or more manufacturers of power operated farm equipment specify Wisconsin Air-Cooled Engines ... a » power units on balers , hay choppers , forage harvesters , combines _. conveyors , sprayers , pumps , garden tractors , lawn mowers , and many other types of equipment . Its a never equalled record 1 More farm machines are powered by Wisconsin Air-Cooled Engines than any other make of engine . Ample proof why a compact , portable Wisconsin it your best buy for power chores ... 2 to 30 hp ., 4 cycle single cylinder , 2cylinder and V type 4 cylinder engines . BARTS Repair &amp; Service 1952 Landis Valley Rd . Lancaster Ph . 21568 CHICKS OGANS For most efficient meat production : Cornish Crosses , White Rocks , Delaware Crosses , Silver Crosses . Dominant White Cockerels for profamous Logan Crosses . Logan Cornish ducing Cornish For High Egg Production : Demme Leghorns from Candidate Matings or Mt , Hope Leghorns for White eggs . Logan famous Sex Links . Logan Whites , o...
From Years Ago : John A . McSparran Named State Ag Secretary in 1930 [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
From Years Ago : John A . McSparran Named State Ag Secretary in 1930 Lancaster Farming here presents another in a series of articles prepared by Charles C . Slentz , Quarryville — a _^ look into the past history of Lancaster County , gleaned from files of county newspapers Lancaster County was in _% the state limelight mid-January , 25 years ago , both agriculturally and politically The local figure m focus was John A . McSparran , late of Furniss , Drumore township He was master of the Pennsylvania State Grange ten years , and Gifford Pmchot , then returning to Harnsburg for a second gubernatorial term , named this warm friend to the post of Secretary of Agriculture . The reelected Governor- was quite eftusive in appraising the qualifications and capacity of his new appointee , conceded ito be a man as familiar as it was possible to be with the day-by-day problems of _agnculturalsts throughout the state Farmer , preacher , ardent temperance advocate and prohibition leader , _McSpaf...
It ' s The Law [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
It s The Law It s the Law with simple answers Is offered by LANCASTER FARMING in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Bar Association- General interest questions are welcomed , and will be answerer as soon as possible . Letters must be signed . Answer willtoot be published on a specifcedTireqi&amp;sted day . Questions cannot be answered by mail , and LANCASTER FARMING will reject any inquiry which is not of _gemeral public interest Address all inquiries to It s the Law , LANCASTER FARMING Quarryville , Pa . Q . If &lt; a resident of Pennsylvania drives his automobile across a State line to purchase liquor or _cigarets in another State and then return to Pennsylvania , what penalty- may be imposed by our Commonwealth ? Does the State Wave the . right to confiscate the merchandise and the automobile ? F . K- A . Upon conviction of illegally importing liquor ( from another State into Pennsylvania , a person shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not less than $ 100 nor more t...
Farm Calendar [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
Farm Calendar ( If you wish your Coming Events listed in these colums , write a card or letter to LANCASTER FARMING , Quarryville , Pa . Be sure to include name of sender . — Editor ) . MARCH March 10—Society of Farm Women 13 entertains Society 4 , Farm Bureau Building , Lancaster . March 12-16 , Second Grassland Farming Short Course , Pennsylvania State U . March 12-17—Philalelphia Flower Show . March 13—Farm Women 22 , auction of homemade . materials , home _otf Mrs . Eugene Bare , Rl _Burd-in-Hand . March 14—Farm Women 16 , home of Mrs Jean _Pownall , Christiana . March 14—Farm Women 9 , 10 , 15 attend Philadelphia Flower Show ( March 14—Society of Farm Women 14 , home of Mrs Robert Esbenshade , Rl Ronks . March 14—Farm Women 22 , visit Lancaster County Home . March 15—Lancaster County Poultry Association Banquet , 7 p . m , Hostetter s Banquet Hall , Mount Joy . March 15—Farm Women 6 to Philadelphia Flower Show , meet 6 . 30 A . M _., home of Mrs . S . ASheaffer , 434 So Main St...
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
Confusion on Farm in Sales Tax Prevalent How does the newly enacted Pennsylvania three-per cent sales tax affect farmers ? This question prevailed at _preis time Signed at 11 53 p m . Tuesday , it went into effect seven minutes later . There are 17 categories on which the tax applies : 1 , motor vehicles and maintenance of them , 2 , formal day and evening wear , articles using hides or furs ; 3 , construction , remodeling equipment and supplies ; 4 , furnishings and appliances for home and commercial use , 5 , industrial , business , professional and commercial supplies ; 6 , cosmetics and drugs except drugs on prescription . 7 , tobacco products except those already taxed by the Commonwealth ; 8 , luggage and leather goods ; 9 _lewelrv etc , 10 , books , stationery supplies , 11 , games , hobbies , _nhotogriphic equipment and supplies , also on sports equiument ; 12 . flowers plants , shubbery , trees , fertilizers , sprays , insecticides , bulbs * seeds ; 13 , fuel oil , petroleu...
. Precipitation in 30 Days [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
. Precipitation in 30 Days This chart shows the general nature of heavy , and the precipitation amounts total precipitation which fell during the which determine these classes are obtainpreceding 30 days . Precipitation is express- ed from an analysis of many years of reced in three classes : light , moderate , and ord at many stations .
Nearness to Market Spurs Beef Output [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
Nearness to Market Spurs Beef Output &lt; Nearness of the greatest consumer markets in the United States should offer incentive for increased production of beef _^ _jsttle or . Pennsylvania iarms , State Secretary of Agriculture William L . Henning declared at Lancaster recently . The time is ripe for Pennsylvania to increase its beef cattle production , he told 250 southeastern Pennsylvania fanners _^ la meeting m the nearby Guernsey sales pavilion , sponsored by the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Cooperative Association and member county branches of the area . Feeder Cattle Decline • Noting that there was a decline of 2 per cent in the number of feeder cattle counted in Department of Agriculture surveys this January 1 compared with a year earlier , Dr Henning said that for the United States there was a gain of 1 per cent in feeder cattle numbers . _Pennsylvania farms are capable of producing a surplus of grass on which young steers can be fattened for market , he explained Most ...
Barn Near Georgetown Burns [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
Barn Near Georgetown Burns Only ithe charred framework of a barn remains after fire swept the structure Friday morning on the farm of Joe Bolton at Frackmari s Mill a half mile west of , Georgetown m the Mt . Pleasant Community . Mr Bolton was not home , working on a road project near Camargo , but ( the _Marking of a dog Fluffy altered Mr Boltons grandson , Johnny , 11 His grandmother phoned the alarm , and _companies from both Quarryville and Georgetown ( Bart Township ) responded Cow , Calf , Pigs Lost Johnny , whose mother also works , _N was staying with his grandparents , under observation and recuperating from minor injuries suffered when a plate glass window collapsed and crashed to the sidewalk in the April 28 windstorm in downtown Lancaster , showering him with broken glass . Mrs Bolton reported a cow , calf , 20 head of pigs and a sow were burned in the fire . Firemen , afiter extinguishing the blaze , probed the ruins in hop es some might have survived . A quantity of ba...
4 H Tractor CM * Meets March 19 [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
4 H Tractor CM * Meets March 19 At Herr Garage Monday , March 19 will be the next meeting of the Southern Lancaster County 4-H Tractor Club at the E . L Herr Estate Garage in Wakefield _, the club announced at its meeting Monday night in the C E- Wiley &amp; Son establishment at Quarryville Fred Frey , leader , urges that those interested an joining when they reach the age of 12 to 14 attend meetings of the Club . This applies especially to those who will be eligible to join in a year or two . Monday night Glenn and Murl Aument conducted a safety demonstration on use of shields with power _taikeoffs , and using a pipe and rag with an electric drill to catch bits of metal that might cause injury to the individual . A movie , The Why of Auto Lubrication , telling of different oils and why they should be used , as was shown to the 14 members present . First year members studied tractor safety under Mr . Frey , and safety violations were pointed out to _~ members . Third year me...
Dairy and Crop iMeeting Held At Morgantow _^ _, [Newspaper Article] — Lancaster Farming — 9 March 1956
Dairy and Crop iMeeting Held At Morgantow _^ _, Attendance was much ot _£ n _$ re than expected at the special meeting on dairy and crops at Morgantown Tuesday night , ac cordmg to Chester County Agent Robert A Powers , Jr Although around 25 were expected , 70 from the Morgantown , Honey Brook and Elverson area were present The meeting extended until 11 p m , with Joseph C Nageotte , extension dairy specialist from Pennsylvania State University discussing feeding , management , and prevention of internal parasites , Soil Testing , by Max M Smith . Lancaster County agricultural agent ; hand fertilization of hay and pasture lands by Mr . Powers . J . F . Haldeman , Berks county agricultural agent , told of means for controlling garlic in pastures . Meanwhile , Mr Powers reports practically all Chester county dairymen have signed the individual- plan in the statewide drive against brucellosis . Work is advancing there too on area tests . Move Over Move over your other surpluses , and l...