Helen E. Fitch is Bride

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Helen E. Fitch is Bride - COUNTY ABVAN(J& AtflOKA, tOWA By Eva W....
COUNTY ABVAN(J& AtflOKA, tOWA By Eva W. Strelt»t nntnrlana Celebrate Anniversary— At the Algona hotel Monday evening the.Rotary club celebrated the 26th "anniversary of the organization organization of the first club, at Chicago In 1905 with a dinner, program, and cards. Mrs. M. H. Falkenhalner was chairman of the entertainment committee, committee, and Mrs. R. H. Miller, and Mrs. F. D. Williams were her associates. associates. The table committee consisted consisted of Mesclames J. F. Overmyer, K. D. James, and Al Falkenhalner. Mrs. .Toel Herbst was committee on prizes for cards. The entire' room was completely filled with tables, and 101 plates were served. After dinner the tables tables were cleared away, and the program program was i opened with a Rotary song. Ward Barnes, Eagle Grove Rotarlan, publisher of the Eagle Grove Eagle, spoke on the Origin and History of Rotary, after which Mrs. A. E. Michel sang two solos. Gco. W. Godfrey then discussed Rotary's Rotary's Objectives and Ideals. These talks were of unusual merit. The piece de resistance of the program program consisted of a blackface minstrel minstrel show. In which E. R, Morrison was Interlocutor; John Haggard, Harold Cowan, Joel Herbst, and W. A. Foster, end men; and Everett Hancher, T. I/. Larson, Helmuth Huenhold, W. A. Lorenz, G. F. Towne, N. V. Lowe, M. J. Strelt, and Gene Murtagh, circle men. The minstrels minstrels wore fantastic costumes and their sallies at members of the audience audience were witty and numerous. The skit was hilariously received, the audience being kept In laughter from start to finish. Following the minstrel show, there was a surprise number not on the program, in which Rotary lapel emblems were presented to AV. C. Dewel, club president; T. L. Larson, Larson, club secretary; four past presidents—A. presidents—A. L. Peterson, M. P. Haggard, Haggard, J. AV. Sullivan, and M. P. AVeaver; and Al Falkenhainer, past district governor. These emblems bear appropriate titles. As a final number past president A. L. Peterson, on behalf of the club, presented a Rotary paper knife to President Dewel. This knife bears the Rotary emblem, and is engraved engraved with the words "AV. C. Dewel, February 23, 1931." The event was attended by the Anns, and following the program bridge was played till midnight. D P. Smith won first for the men, and AV. A. Foster won second, while Mrs. H. M. Hauberg won first for the women and Mrs. H. R. Cowan second. couple *ere 5 attended 'by* • Mr. and rtfs. 'Jesse Schmidt Mr. Schore is 3. graduate of the Brltt high School, 1924, arid has since been employed as railroad fireman. Mrs. Schore yoe graduated from the Algoiia h'lgh school two years ago, and has since been teaching the John bevlne school In Rlverdale township. The couple will be at home after June 1 at South Bend, Ind. Musical Concert Is I'leiislng;— A considerable group of Mason City people mingled 'with an Algona audience which filled the auditorium of the Congregational church al musical vespers Sunday afternoon The musicians wer e Mrs. W. F. Ingraham, Ingraham, soprano, and Ellis Bracken organist. Mrs. Ingraham Is the possessor of a high soprano voice whose clear musical tones were especially marked marked in the upper ranges of her heaver heaver numbers, such as Gounod's "O, Divine Redeemer" and "A Highway Shall be There," from the Isaiah 3er voice shows a background of ig training as well as natura' musical taste. Miss Bracken's work at the organ gave firm support and beautiful quality to the program. She plays with sympathy and refinement showing reserve power In the strong sweep 6f Wagner's "Pilgrims' Chor us" from Tannhaeuser. The artists and their guests from Mason City were entertained at a buffet luncheon sei-ved by members of the music committee at Mr. anc Mrs. E. J. Murtagh's following, the concert. The committee includet Messrs, and Mesdames G. S. Buch anan, H. R. Cowan, D. R. Steele and J. T. Chrischilles. West Bend Club Ha* Party Here— The West Bend Woman's Social & Literary Society held Its annual party, at which husbands were en- :ertalned, last week Tuesday night at the Algona hotel. At 7 a four- course dinner was served at tables placed to form a "U." The tables were decorated with yellow tapers tied with blue ' tulle, and stagecoaches, stagecoaches, and nut cups were in the shape of colonial hats. Bouquets were daffodils and frlesias. After dinner the following program was iven: vocal selections, quartet consisting consisting of Dr. P. O. Dorweller, M. rV. Alborn, Myron Boos, and Car] Vohs; reading, Burnette Bonstetter; ocal duet, Mrs. M. W. Alborn and itrs. V. R. Reid; dance, Sarah Joren and Eleanor Backus, pianist, Jeannette Goeders, of Algona; vlo- In selections, Mrs. Carl Vohs. The meeting was closed with the Virginia Virginia reel. The committee in charge of the entertainment consisted ol ilrs. P, O. Dorweiler, (daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Hutchison, Al- :ona), Mrs. H. F. Given, Mrs. T. A. 21arke, Mrs. V. F. McFarland, and Mrs. W. M. Alborn. There were 50 persons in attendance.. Helen E. Fitch is Bride- Announcement was made a week ago of the marriage of Helen E Fitch, Algona, and Howard M Schore, Urbana. 111., which took place January 31 at Blue Earth! the Rev. J. W. Taylor, Methodist pas' Cliib Has Olil-F«shlonc»l Party— The Royal Neighbor club met with Mrs. Hugh Post Tuesday afternoon, afternoon, 65 , women attending. The program consisted of a reading by Mrs. Elmer Hartshorn and a vocal selection, Old-Fashloned Garden, by Mrs. L. W. Swanson, Mrs. Henrj Relmer, and Mrs. John Storm. The guests wore old-fashioned costumes. Guests of the; clitb, were:. Mrs. Al Spongberg, .Mrs.' H. M. Vinson, Mrs. AV. A. Vlgars, and Mrs. Bert Muckey. Muckey. . Assisting hostesses were Mesdames Mesdames . Oscar ,'• Anderson, Ralph Brown, Roy Crawford, Walter Dale, Edw. Carney, and Lloyd Muckey. \Vatimyaiis to 'Ntlnic Officers— The 1 Watanyans entertained at a monthly benefit bridge party at Ella Thompson's, and assisting hostesses hostesses were Mrs. Lura Sanders, Minnie Minnie J. Coate, Arny Johnson, and Mary Mitchell. Bridge was played at six tables, with Christine Wernert Wernert and Mrs. Wm. K. Ferguson winning the high scores, Mrs. Elinor Elinor T. Sutton the consolation. Lunch was served. The AVatanyans will hold a weekly luncheon at the Tlbbets tea rooms next Tuesday night, and officers will be elected. J. Itodo Speaks at F. B. Meeting— A Plum Creek Farm Bureau meeting meeting took place at Harvey Johnson's Friday night, with 40 people In attendance. attendance. The entertainment consisted consisted of a general talk toy President H. J. Bode; a talk, From Farrowing to Fattening Hogs, by Geo. P. Hawcott, Hawcott, Burt; vocal selections by a quartet, Devere and Donald Miner, Howard Clark, and John, Green; solo by Donald Miner, talk by Agnes Seeley on "Home Grounds improvement." improvement." After the program there was lunch. P. C. Club Has Patriotic Meeting— The Plum Creek Social and Literary Literary club was entertained last week Wednesday at Mrs. Emma Den nert's, with Mamie Gilbride as assisting assisting hostess. The meeting was opened with "America," and roll call was answered with facts about AVashington and Lincoln. Patriotic articles were read by Ora Rieken and Ella Hutchins. The next meeting meeting will take place next Wednesday at the home of Sadie Hopkins, .with Lela Seeley as assisting hostess. St. Benedict Priest Honored— The Rev. B. H. Loeffelholz, of St. Benedict, was guest of honor at a surprise party Sunday, the occasion being his birthday anniversary. The trustees of the church were hosts. The evening was spent at Bunco, after which lunch was ser- VP'1 at a table decorated with a birthday cake and candles. Father Loeffelholz was presented with a gift. Mrs. His brother Frank and sister, Ben Schlerman, of Mt. Carmel, Carmel, were out-of-town guests. 0. E. S to Hold School Here— The O. E. S. will meet next Tuesday. Tuesday. The Worthy Grand Matron for Iowa, Mrs. Nellie Olander, of Primghar, Primghar, and the district Instructor, Mrs. Zola Schaeffer, of Manly, will be In attendance, and there will be a school of instruction in the afternoon, afternoon, following a noon luncheon at the Algona hotel. Members desiring plates are to notify the secretary, Mrs. H. D. Hutchins, not later thiarv tomorrow. . ' Fred Lavrenz 75; Given Party— - Fred .Lavrenz .observed , his ,75th birthday anniversary Sunday, and hY honor of the event 44 relatives and friends, were entertained that night at 600. .The high scores were won by Mrs. August Becker and Henry Wegener; the low tiy Mrs. Louis Hintz and August Huenhold. Mr. Lavrenz was presented with a gift of money. " Other Society News Mrs. R. J.- Keen and Mrs. M.. H. FaJkenhainer ' entertained at a bridge-luncheon last week Wdnes- day. The high scores were won by Mrs, H. L. Gllmore and Mrs. D. D. Paxson. Last Thursday night Mrs, Keen entertained 12 women at dinner dinner and bridge, Mrs. G. W. Stillman and Mrs. Joel Herbst winning the high scores. ' Mr, and Mre. Clarence Bergeson entertained the N. B. B. bridge club Tuesday evening, an,d' Mr.. and Mrs, Wlllard Rlnggenberg won the famr ily prize, Mrs. William Cummlngs PILES m b li b If you suffer from itching, blind, >rotrudl~ — »-«--ji — «..__"?_^_ "• rotrudlDK or bleeding Piles you ara kely to be amaied at the soothing eallnv power of the rare, imported Chineae Herb, which fortlflei Dr. Nlxon'i Chlnarold. It'« the newest and fastest acting treatment but Brings ease and comfort in a fewi jnlnutea »o that you can work and •n]oy life while it continues IU •oottlng;. healing action. Don't delay. delay. Act in time to avoid a danger. ous and costly operation. Try Dr. Nixon's Chlnarold under our guarantee guarantee to satisfy completely and be worth 100 times the small cost »e ZOUT. money, back. * tor, officiating at liis parsonage. "The E. W, LUSBY'g DBUO SfOBB

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  1. Kossuth County Advance,
  2. 26 Feb 1931, Thu,
  3. Page 6

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