The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 23, 1965 · Page 3
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, December 23, 1965
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Burl Soldier Is Praised In Viet Nam octety CIRCLES MET ROGER LAVRENZ BURT - Mr. and Mrs. Roland Lavrenz recently received a letter from their son, S/P4 Roger L. Lavrenz, who Is In the army In Viet Nam. The letter was sent to S/P4 Lavrenz by Col. Wm. Brodbeck, commanding officer, 3rd Bridgade, Viet Nam. Quoting from the letter in part: From Nov. 14 to Nov. 2?. you participated in "operation Bushmaster" in Mlchelene Plantation, Blnh Duong Province. As one of 11 men in the contact team you were instrumental in pro- videing the excellent matntain- ence services rendered to participating units. Along with demands made upon you, your technical knowledge, the hazardous enemy situation and formidable terrain forced you to endure many hardships. The challenge of physical exertion demanded of you during those hot, muddy 9 days, you met with highest degree of compliance and sacrifice of comfort, Your response to the challenges which confronted you during this mission is Indeed a great tribute to your technical ability. You should be greatly proud of the key role you played which gained a well- deserved, fine job, 701 st. Holiday Programs I Immanuel Lutheran church at I Lotts Creek, Rev. A. E. Vehling, pastor, will have the following holiday programs: Dec, 24, children's service at 7 p.m.; Dec. 25, Christmas service at 9a.m.; Dec. 26, Divine service with holy communion at 10 a.m., Bible classes and Sunday school 'at 9 a. m,; Dec. 31, New Year's Eve service with holy communion at 7:30 p. m.; Jan. 1, New Year's Day service at 9 a. m. Four Sp««d«r» Four persons paid fines for speeding in Mayor Bill Finn's court this week. They were: John Helderscheidt, Algona, $15 , and Glen D. Thllges, Algona, John M. Munch, Fenton, and James M. Allen, Mason City, $10 each. Court costs were assessed in addition to fines. Granddaughter Of Wesleyans Is Engaged WESLEY - Mr. andMrs.Chas. Noble of Brltt announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Patricia Ann, to Nels H. Dall Winter of Mason City, Miss Noble is employed at the I, 0, 0. F, home in Mason City, He is employed at Dewey Electric, They will be married Feb. 19 in St, Patrick's Catholic church, Britt, The mother of the bride is the former Maxine Seller, daughter of Mr, and Mrs. Tony Seller of Wesley, - o - Mr, and Mrs, Geo, Detmering went to Cedar Falls, Dec, 12, to get their daughter, Linda, junior at State College, who had fallen and injured her back, She hopes to return to school in January. Circles of United Presbyterian Women met Dec. 16 at 1:30, circle A with Mrs. Lloyd Gerber, circle B with Mrs. Claude Ruark, circle C with Mrs. Frank Ostrum, and circle D with Mrs. William Finn. - o - ATTEND WEDDING Mr. and Mrj Claude Ruark spent last weekend at Woodburn where on Sunday they attended the wedding of a niece, Norma Stearns and Charles Hollingshead. - o - FAMILY DINNER A family dinner was held Dec. 12 at Mr. and Mrs. Walter Woods in celebration of birthdays of Tommy and Denny Woods, 9 and 7, respectively, Frankie Metzger, 5, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Metzger, Jr., and Nancy, 5, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Merle Moore, and other guests were the grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Barton. - o - WED 59 YEARS Mr. and Mrs. William Runchey celebrated their fifty-ninth wedding anniversary Dec 19 at Mason city, guest of their niece and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Lester Hill. They were accompanied by their son, Lyle and family and daughter, Mrs. Wayne Smith and family, West Bend. - o - SILBER WEDDING Open house was held Dec. 19 for Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Mino, whose twenty-fifth wedding anniversary was observed. Arrangements were made by their children and the hours were from 2 till 5 p. m. - o - WED 54 YEARS Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kuchynka quietly observed their fifty - fourth wedding anniversary Sunday. Their children live at too great a distance to be here - o - XMAS DINNER Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Muckey will entertain at a family dinner Christmas. Guests will be Mr. and Mrs. Russell Pickett and family of Ankeny, 'Jack Williams of Drake University, DesMoines, and Mr. and Mrs. Bob Williams. Weather permitting, Mrs. Muckey's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Blinkman, Shakopee, Minn., will also be here. - o - EXCHANGE GIFTS The bridge club of which Mrs. Alex Dermand is a member met last Tuesday for dinner and afterward went to her home for cards and gift exchange. - o - NEW DAUGHTER Mr. and Mrs. Dick Robinson are parents of a daughter born last Monday at St. Ann hospital. She weighed 8 Ibs, 13 oz. and has been named Julie Marie. There are two other children in the family, a boy and a girl. Swea Man Is Recovering After Fall SWEA-EAGLE - William Gies has been hospitalized for the past two weeks at Holy Family hospital at Esther/Hie, as the result of a fall at home in Eagle township, He had been working on the roof of a building, standing on a ladder, and th&Uadder slipped, tumbling him to the ground, John Peterson who was helping him, was left stranded on the roof, with no way to get down to aid him. Mr. Peterson was going to jump, but Mr. Gies refused to let him, and in spite to his excruciating NOTICE! Algona Cab Co, will be closed from 5 P.M. Dec. 24 until Monday morning, Dec, 27, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. pain, managed to get the ladder back up for Peterson. Mr. Gies was taken to the hospital, where examination found he had suf- ferred a crushed vertebrae. He is wearing a brace and it was not known how long he will be hospitalized. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Nelson of Henry, 111., visited at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Jensen Saturday to Tuesday. They visited Sunday at Immanuel hospital, Mankato, Minn., with Mrs. Pearl Preston, Mother of the two ladies. Todd, the infant son of the William Gies, Jr. at Truman, Minn., was taken to a Mankato hospital, suffering from iron anemia. He was given a blood transfusion and hospitalized for two days. Todd, 13 months, is coming along fine now. Truman Johnson went to Mason City Sunday to visit his brother, Lester, who is in the hospital there. He was accompanied by his brothers, Gaylord and Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Johnson. Lester Johnson is to undergo surgery Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Truman Johnson attended the meeting and annual Christmas party of the Pioneer Seed Corn Company at Mason City Friday evening. Among visitors of William Gies at Holy Family hospital have been Rev. Maus, Rev. Crandall, Mrs. Aletha Ecklund, Mrs. Jim Harner, Mrs. Ely Anderson, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Gies, Jr., Wallace Reynolds, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Mino, Mr. and Mrs. Claud Haag, Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Koons, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Carr, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Magnusen, Marcus Langerman, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Holms, Glen Clark and Bill, Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Link, Mrs. Gladys Hanson, Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Link, Harold Conway, Earl Kvamsdale, Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Larson, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Hacker, Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Hurlburt, Mr. and Mrs. Mancil Hurlburt, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Tokheim. Danny Anderson of Waverly spent the weekend at the home of his parents;- the-Albert -Andersons. ;' -"" v " ; • '' | Work Session Mayor Bill Finn and members of the city council held a work session at the city hall here Saturday afternoon, discussing several items that will be on the agenda at future meetings. The wage scale for city employees was talked about, with no final action taken. An announcement will be made after the first of the year. Holiday Hours Kossuth county offices of the ASCS, SCS and Extension service will close for the entire day Dec. 24 to observe Christmas. They will reopen again for business as usual Dec. 27 at 8 a. m. The offices will again be closed the entire day Dec. 31, in observance of New Years Day and will reopen again at 8 a. m. Jan. 3, 1966. Mrs. Leila Wester Jordan will spend Christmas in Phoenix, Ariz, with her son Alan and wife and infant son. She will theffgo to Los Angeles for a New Year's visit with her sister and brother-: in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. be* Rosa. Mrs. Mary Rockwood accompanied her brother-in-law, Frank Rockwood and wifeofCor- with, to Ruthven Sunday where they attended the wedding of David Wyatt, son of Dr. and Mrs. Burl Wyatt. The latter is a niece of the Rockwoods. The new bride is Jean Swan. Mrs. Mary Rockwood has received word from her brother, Edward Mettille that he has landed in Viet Nam. I WESLEY 1 By Mrs. Viola Studer A Good Old Fashion Christmas to all in 1965. Mrs. Ethel Hutchison of Mason City is spending some time with her sister and brother-in-law, the Harold Prices. NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Sealed Proposals for the construction of "ADDITIONS TO THE CORWITH AND WESLEY COMMUNITY SCHOOLS", will be received by the Corwith- Wesley Community School District In the Counties of Kossuth, Hancock and Wright, State of Iowa, in Gymnasium at Corwlth Community School, Corwith, Iowa, up to 4:00 p. m. on the 12th clay of Jan. 1966, at which time and place the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Copies of the Plans and Specifications and other Contract Documents are now on file at the Office of the Superintendent of Schools, Corwlth, Iowa and at tho office of the Architect, Johnson Jamerson Associates, Engineer and Architect, 2417 Main St., Cedar Falls, Iowa. A set of the documents may be obtained from Johnson Jamerson Associates, 2417 Main St., Cedar Falls, Iowa, upon the deposit of $25.00 which deposit will be refunded to Bidders upon the return of the documents In good condition within 10 days after the receipt of bids. . Separate proposals will be received for the work of the General Contractor, the work of the Electrical Contractor, and the work of the Plumbing and Ventilating Contractor. Each proposal must be accompanied by a cash deposit or ce'rtlfled check, or cashiers check, in an amount of not less than five (5%) per cent of the Basic Bid, or amounts specified. Check shall be made .payable to the Treasurer of the Slchpol Board, Cor.wlth-Wes}ey Community School -District. , ., Should .the, successful' Bidder fall or neglect to furnish a satisfactory surety bond, rerus<j to enter Into contract on, the basis of his bid, or fall to meet the requirements of this notice and the specifications regulating the award, his Bidders Security may be retained as liquidated damages. No Bidder may withdraw his proposal for a period of twenty (20) days after the date and hour set for the open- Ing of bids. By virtue of statutory authority, the Contractor shall give preference to Iowa Domestic Labor, according to the provisions of Chapter 73, Section 73.3, Code of Iowa, 1962. By virtue of statutory authority a preference will be given to products and provisions grown and coal produced within the State of Iowa. The Board of Education reserves the right to reject any 'or all bids and to waive Informalities and technicalities in any hid. Dated at Corwlth, Iowa, this 0 >l;vy of December, 1965. BY ORDER OF : The Board of Edii< ation of the Corwlth-Wesley Community School District, In the Counties of Kossuth, Han- '"ock ami Wrigtit, State of Iowa. RY : Mr. Rlrhnnl Marlson, School Board Secretary. S Richard P. Madson (P-4 & PG) NON-DISCRIMINATION "Pocahontas Rural Electric Coop, rativp has filed with the K"de>,ii Government a Compliance Assurance in which it assiir.-s the Rural Electrification A hninistration that it will com- pl> lully with all reiiuiremenlsof Title VI of the Civil Rights Act "t IOC, | and the Rules and Regulations of the Department of Agriculture issued thereunder, to the pin! that no person in the United 3la!i"i shall, on the ground of raci'. color, or national origin, !»' 'Deluded Irom participation In, 1» tli<ni»d the benefits of. or !•> otherwise subjected to dis- ci imination in the conduct of Its program and the operation of its tacilitles. Under this Assurance, this oruanlzatlon Is committed not to discriminate against any person on the ground of race, color, or national origin In its policies and practices relating to applications for service or any other policies and practices relating to treatment of beneficiaries and participants Including rates, conditions and extension o! service, use of any of its facilities, attendance at and participation In any meetings of beneficiaries and participants or the exercise of any rights of such beneficiaries and participants In the conduct of the operations of this organization. "Any person who believes himself, or any specific class of Individuals, to be subjected by this organization to discrimination prohibited by Title VI of the Act and the Rules and Regulations Issued hereunder may, by himself or a representative, file with the Secretary of Agriculture, the Rural Electrification Administration or this organization, or all, a written We tend our belt wishes to all our friends. ALGONA AUTO REPAIR GENE & WAYNE LONG'S DAIRY Let us rejoice and give praise for all the wonders of this day. CAA/ complaint. Identity of complainants will be kept confidential except to the extent necessary to carry out the purposes of the Rules and Regulations." POCAHONTAS RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE Pocahontas, Iowa Thurtdoy, D*<*mb«r 23, 1965 Algonct (la.) Upptf DM Molnt*~| IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE STATE OF IOWA IN AND FOR KOSSUTH COUNTY Probate No. 88-41 NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND NOTICE TOCREDI- TORS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF John T. Dolan, Deceased. TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF John T. Dolnn, Deceased : You are hereby notified that on the 21st day of December, 1PGT), the last will and testa- men* of John T. Dolan, deceased, bearing date of (tip l~fh day of August, 19f>8, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that L. A. Winkel was appointed executor of said estate. Notice is further Riven that any-action in s»t aside said will must be brought In the district court^tff said county within one year from the date of the second publication of this notice, or thereafter be forever barred. Notice is further Riven that all persons Indebted to salrl estate .ire requested to make immediate p.iviiient to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against said estate shall file them with the clerk of the above named district court, asprovidedbylaw, duly authenticated, for allowance; and unless so. filed within six months from the second publication of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) such claim shall thereafter be forever barred. Dated. this 21st day of December, 1965. L. A. Winkel Executor of said Estate Algona, Iowa Winkel & Winkel ' Attorneys) for said Executor Algona, Iowa Date of second publication: 29th day of December, 196K (96 & 97) ESSER DRY CLEANERS 1965 POTTER DISTRIBUTING CO, SJOGREN'S GROCERY OLIVER MASSEY FERGUSON CMC TRUCKS FIRESTONE GEHL STAN HOIST Joe Bradley Equipment JOE BRADLEY, Owner AlOONA (MJMMJM)^MJMXM*ttmxtt*ft]lft]!MMaM8M

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