Eileen gets 2nd in Spelling Meet
D T WINSWINNEBAGO SPELLING MEET to at here. of 5,700 Iverson farm lived Elmo, L. A. school I him father, Easter Dvorak, H. Ardella Mae Belstrom Gets First in Contest Held at Forest City. FOREST CITY, March 30.--Ardella Mae Belstrom, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. A. E. Belstrom of Forest City, won first place the county annual spelling contest held in the courthouse Thursday. Both oral and written examinations were given. Dr. Eaton of Omaha conducted the written part in first place went to Virginia Dolmage of Buffalo Center, second Eileen Drugg of Mt. Valley township, third to Winton Bruback Forest township, and fourth to Mildred Carlson of Forest township. Mrs. L. D. Prewitt pronounced the words in the oral examination which Ardella Mae Belstrom first, Margit Singlestad of Center township second, Leona Helin of Grant third, Rhoda Swenson of Newton, fourth, Roger Peterson Mt Valley, fifth, Irving Sydness Norway, sixth, Audrey Underbakke of Rake, seventh, Dorothy Huseth Mt. Valley, eighth, Virginia Dolmage of Buffalo Center, ninth, Vern Shropshire of King township tenth. Sixty-five representatives o: schools of the county participated The finals consisted in the spelling down of the winners of the oral of the written contests. In it Virginia missed "beseech," which spelled correctly by Ardella Mae, who then spelled "oxide" correctly and won the contest. The judges the contest were representatives the newspapers in the county.