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Lowville leader and Lyons-Leyden ledger. (Lowville, N.Y.) 1953-19??, May 06, 1954, Image 2

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PAGE TWO — LOWVILLE LEADER — THURSDAY, MAY 6, 1954 GARDEN BEAS: K you're one of those gardeners who has a fine i crop of pea vines which deteriorate, at the first sign of hot weather, then you should know about the Wando pea. Here is a garden pea that breaks all the rules in the books and bears a. heavy crop of tender peas during hot weaHier. Wando is a heat-resistant pea you can plant as late as the 1st of July and get a good crop of high qual- ity peas, even in hot summer wea- - ther. With, ordinary garden peas you have to get them in the ground in April since they are normally a cool weather -vegetable, but Wando can be planted late and still give you excellent crop in August or September* Wando bears well, freezes well, maturing in 68 days. Make successive sowings of peas until the first of July. Make a trench 2 inches deep and scatter the peas so they're close together about an inch apart. Rows can be 2% ft, apart and it takes about a pound to sow 100 fit. of row. PRUNE EVERGREENS. Right HOW'S a good time to nip your ever i greens so they'll stay compact and bushy. Don't neglect these Jbushes around your home or they'll rum your landscape picture The spreading types can toe, nipped back so they're irregular, not sheared or clipped Looking down from <the top, these spreading evergreens should have that zig- zagged effect, or more or less a star shaped appearance. Never Let's Think About Summertime . . . Read'the GREEN THUMB By GEORGE ABRAHAM Naples, N.Y. Ask the Green Thumb about your gardening problems. Send stamped self-addressed envelope. jM\#\r*s#s»s»\»vrs#\#**-#^**#v»*»***^#>#*i shear a spreader into a round ball. Uprights can stand more shearing since their habit of growth isn't so graceful or lacey. The top can be trimmed back 'to the height you want and left that way year after year. FREE: Raising ever- greens is a simple job If pruning or feeding ithem has baffled you, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope for green Thumb bulletin \Pruning and Caring for Ever greens\ This guide has helped hundreds of gardeners raise hand- some evergreens. Please don't for- get the self-addressed envelope and check to see if your address is complete and correct, GREEN THUMB CLINIC- G L. of Lowville. \We received a fine lily plant for Easter. Please tell us how to care for it so we can make it bloom again next year. Give the lily lots of water, and a temperature of 65 'to 70 degs. If foliage turns yellow, it may foe due to lack of light, too much water or not enough. Sometimes high temperature causes yellowing of leaves. Reach inside blooms and pull out the yellow floral parts, the anthers or male elements. This keeps blossoms clean, flowers fresher longer. After lily has fin- ished blooming, plant it in the garden in May and leave it there permanently. Never forceit again indoors. Incidentally, if your madonna lilies had bhght on last year, spray mate, FREE- Send a self-addressed them now wjith bordeaux or fer- stamped envelope for bulletin on care of plants. Lowville Allocates $1000 for Youth Recreation Project Albany, April 30, The Village of Lowville has been allocated $1,000 in State-'aid for a recreation pro- ject for a 12-month period, the New York State Youth Commission announced today. An application for State-aid submitted iby Mayor Reuben J I Herzig indicates that the Village , will spend a total of $2,360 during the year to provide a recreation program. Activities to be provided include swimming instructions and ice skating Facilities to be used include Lowville Park Playground, Low- 6 qts. ' ! 95c J \Homoginized\ $1.00; Cream 55c pint! IQE CREAM 50c qt. 2 qts. 90< OSTERHAUDT' S; MILK BAR S & II Green Stamps Mother's Day 16 pc. Starter Set CAROSEL Dinnerware • Oven Proof • Chip Proof In Pastel Shades oily $8.95 See These Other Gifts That \Will Please Mom JETWELRy From $1 \Wrought Iron Potted Plant Holders Many Gifts In Glassware Wood, \Wrought Iron, Lots Of Knick Knacks Schrafft's Candy From $1.20 To $4.00 FARNEY'S SODA BAR AUCTION To Settle the Estate of the late Ida F. Elliott MAIN STREET BOOKVILJUB, NEW YORK Saturday, May 8 At 10 A. M. Sharp HOUSE _ Fine location, excellent condition 8 Rooms, 2 Baths, Oil Heat, Large lot and garage to be sold at 1:30 P M. Furniture, furnishing, Appliances, many many items of great value to be sold. TERMS . Cash on personal property, 10% down day of sale on real estate, balance cash on delivery of deed , Immediate possession of house which may -ibe inspected by appointment Lvmaii P. Williams, Boonville, N.Y., Executoi \Waldo \Williams Auctioneer Add to Mother's Summer Wardrobe Dresses, • Nylon ' • Cotton | • Rayon 9 Cromespun Jewelry Hosiery Nightgowns Slips Hand Bags Skirts & Blouses ARCHER'S * APPAREL for WOMEN ville School Playground and Crys- tal Lake or some other approved la>ke in the vicinity. The agency responsible for the conduct of this program is the Village Board of Trustees of which Mayor Reuben J. Herzig is chair- man. The Village of Lowville is one of more than 830 municipalities that have participated in the State Youth Commission's recreation program. This is the 9th year that the Village and the State have joined in a program to provide wholesome recreation activities for the youth of the community. DRIVE CAREFULLY For Mother... For Spring and Summer To Solve Tom 1 Mother's Day Gift Problem — G et Her A Pair Of Smart Warm Weather Shoes PLAY SHOES • Many Styles • Many Materials • Many Colors Red, Black, Multi-Colors Beige . '. . In Leather I Denim, Mesh and Straw /»* :'< N JKf\\ S> [ Ahvays A Favorite NYLONS Startt- 79c - $165 SUMMER DRESS SHOES tGjdjij^' - SHOE STORE Lowville and Boonville May 3,1954 i 4 Notice to Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation cus- tomers in the Port Leyden area, including all customers from the east end of the bridge on East Main Street to Lyonsdale and the Moose River Road: All electric power will be cut off for a period from 1:30 P. M. to 4:00 P. M. on Monday, May 10, 1954, wea- ther permitting. If weather does not permit, than work will be done on the first good day following May 10,1954 at the same hours. This interruption is necessary for a voltage conver- sion from 2.4 to 4.8 KV on the Port Leyden circuit No. 75501 and effects approximately 60 transformers. NIAGARA MOHAWK POWER CORP.

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