The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 20, 1966 · Page 14
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, January 20, 1966
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Married At Titonka TITONKA - Good Hope Lutheran church was the scene of the wedding Dec. 28 when Celine Kay Miller, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Glen A. Miller, Titonka, and Dennis Lee Schmidt, son of Mr. and Mrs. Veryl M. Schmidt, Titonka, were united in marriage. Rev. A, F. Gerstmann officiated at the double ring ceremony. The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a gown designed by herself and her sister of bridal white Shinneo satin, fashioned with a round neck, elbow-length bell sleeves and a detachable train, falling from an empire waist. She wore a bouffant bridal illusion veil, held in place by a crown of chantilly lace, seed pearls and aurora crystals. She carried a bouquet of white calla lilies. Her only jewelry, a 'diamond pendant, was a gift of the groom. Matron of honor was Charlene Miller; Carole Johnson was bridesmaid. Sherry Michaelson served as flower girl. Keith Hamilton served as best man and Alfred Rode, groomsman. Terry Michaelson acted as ring- bearer. Ushers and candle- lighters were' Raymond Krominga and Bert Sankey, Janice Alke was soloist and Mrs. Leonard Leeck, organist, A reception was held in the church parlors folio wing the ceremony. Mrs. Wayne Senne presided at the guest book where 100 guests registered. Dining room host and hostess were Mr. and Mrs. Gary Michaelson. Mrs. Stanley Larson poured punch. Mrs. Bert Sankey and Mrs. Henry Piaster cut and served the cake and Mrs. Ralph Lindhorst and Mrs. Raymond Krominga, Lakota, poured. Dining room waitresses were Janet Cunningham, Myrna Rike, Cynthia Rakow and Peggy Michaelson. Kitchen helpers were Mesdames Lester Callies, Delmar Kinseth, Wm. Rode, Art Rike, Ray Cunningham, Art Boyken, Jerry Boekelman and Herbert Rakow. The bride is a graduate of Titonka high school and Northwest Institute of Medical Technology at Minneapolis. The groom is a graduate of Titonka high school and is serving in the U. S. Navy. The couple are now at home at Norfolk, Va. AROUND ALGONA 1 |iiiii|i|iiifllpiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii^ BY RUTH SHffiRK . r THE ALGONA Promenaders will hold a square dance at the V. F. W. hall Saturday evening, starting at 8:30 p. m., with a free lunch to be served. Caller will be Don Chafa of DesMoines. Presidents of the club are Mr. and Mrs. Phil Inman of Bancroft and secretaries are Mr. and Mrs. Paul Lemkee of Algona. SALLY STEELE, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William F. Steele and a student at State College of Iowa at Cedar Falls, is expected to arrive Saturday to spend her semester vacation with her parents. MR. . AND MRS. Fred Lupkes and daughter, Marly s, attended the funeral Saturday of Mrs. Lupkes' uncle, Harold Letts, 62, at Webster City. THE U-GO-I-GO 4-H Club met at the home of Susan Bullock. Diane Winters presented the Pledge of Allegiance, and the 4-H Pledge was given by Marci Diamond, Seventeen members showed sewing boxes which they had decorated, Discussed was a skating or toboggan or dancing party, with no decision made. A demonstration was given by Diana Mueller. Talks were given by Becky Telebeln, Linda Hauser, and Sherry Bulten. Posture pictures were taken by Sherry Bulten. A workshop for junior and intermediate members was held last Tuesday at the home of Mrs. Robert Carr. Subject was sewing. =*. A** ••• A *§JIR-COUPLE bridge club met .It'the''Algona Country Club Saturday evening for dinner and later were guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Kolp for cards. Holding high score were Mr. and Mrs. Russell Buchanan. MR. AND MRS/Sheridan Cook left Wednesday to spend three days in Minneapolis, where Mr, Cook will attend a convention of the Northwest District Lumberman's convention. His mother, Mrs. A. A. Cook of Willmar, Minn., will stay with the two daughters. MR. AND MRS. Miles Sloniker Carol and Kim attended the wedding Sunday evening at Royal of Allen Swanson and Linda Koenig. ST. ANN AUXILIARY will sponsor a benefit dessert bridge and 500 party at the Algona Country Club Feb. 9at7:45p.m., according to an announcement by Mrs. J. B. Harris, Jr., president of the organization. Tickets will be $1. Chances will be sold on an Italian pink sweater. Proceeds will go toward projects for St. Ann hospital. There are now about 300 members of the Auxiliary, although some are not active. DR. AND MRS. C. L. Plott and family, Spirit Lake, were weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Wally Hill at the Deb Hall residence. Mr. and Mrs. Hill are staying at the Hall residence while the Halls are vacationing in California for two weeks. Save More at DIAMOND'S STORE en ell Your Cold Weather Needs! JOHN CLARK, in the U. S. Navy, left last Tuesday from San Diego for Viet Nam after a shake-down cruise on the Pacific. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Homer Clark. Their other son, Nicki, 25, is attending school at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wise, where his major is in mathematics and minor is physics. MRS. HAROLD HOBSON will go to Mason City Thursday, where she will have eye surgery Friday morning at Mercy hospital. Auxiliary At Ledyard Plans Card Party LEDYARD - The Legion Auxiliary met at the hall Tuesday. Mrs. Kenneth Reese and Mrs. John Richardson were hotesses. Mrs. Richardson, child welfare chairman, reported the Unit sent $5 to the department for child welfare and $5 for rehabilitation and gifts and cash totaling $17 for the Veteran's gift shop at Christmas time. The unit also served lunch Santa Claus Day and any member who was not contacted for food contributions at that time donated 50? toward expenses. There will be a card party, with the Legion and their wives as guests Saturday, Feb. 5, at 7:30. Mrs. Glen Klocke, Mrs. John Manthei, Mrs. John Richardson and Mrs. Kenneth Reese are the committee in charge of the activities. It was also reported that the school is receiving the Legion magazine and that the book "Alone, No Longer" which the unit ordered for the school is in second printing, but will be in the library as soon as shipment can be made. The mid-year conference will* be held later this month in Des Moines. - o Capt. and Mrs. Francis McDonald, Omaha, Nebr., are parents of twin boys born Jan. 6 at the Air Base hospital. They have been named Patrick Joseph and Michael John and weighed 6 Ibs., 1 oz. and 6 Ibs., 10 oz. Wednesday, Rev. and Mrs. Victor Vriesen attended Pastor's Circle at St. John's United Church of Christ in Fairmont. Monday evening, Mrs. Harold Herzog, Mrs. E. A. Carpenter and Mrs. Gilbert DeBoer went to Forest City to attend one of the concert series programs. Mr. and Mrs. Orville Runks- meier spent last weekend at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Keil in Minneapolis. They attended the Auto Show with Louie Armstrong and his orchestra as entertainers. Mrs. George Thompson has received worth that her granddaughter and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Schlick of Claremont, Cal,, have contributed to the Pomona, California Heart Association in memory of Mrs. Schlick's grandfather, George Thompson. Fifty members of the Community Club and their wives at- tened a supper meeting at Fairmont Thursday night. HOSPITAL NEWS Jan. 11 - Birth: Mr. and Mrs. Charles Baker, Algona, boy, 6 Ibs., 13 l/2oz.j admitted-: Mrs. Margaret Fox, Bancroft, medical; dismissed: Mrs. Eugene Arndorfer and baby, Corwith; Mrs. Dale Hannover and baby, Algona; Earl Sarchet, Milwaukee, Wise. Jan. 12 - Births: Mr.and Mrs. Merle Chamberlain, Algona, boy, 9 Ibs., 3 1/4 oz.; Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Schneider, Algona, girl, 6 Ibs., 13 oz.; admitted, Mrs. Frank Capesius, Algona, medical; dismissed: Mrs. Richard Groen, Mrs. LeonaErpeldingand baby, Algona. Jan. 13 - Admitted: Grace Skarpness, Algona, surgery; Agnes Vaske, Bancroft, medical; Dawn Opheim, Burt, medical; Nicholas Weydert, Bode, surgery; Robert Schoby, Algona, medical; Mark Prieskorn, Al Mr. Farmer.... j^^V^^^^MMH^^^^M ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^—j^^^~^^^—^~^~—^^^^^^—m SEE US FOR YOUR Unit Heaters for Hog Houses We'll be glad to come to your farm or you are invited to stop m and visit us. Stop in and let us show you the famous BRYANT GAS-FIRED UNIT HEATER . . . ideal for your hog houses with inputs from 30,000 to 300,000 BTU/Hr. If you are now in town, call us and we'll be out to see you and answer any questions you may have. North Central Public Service Co. gona, surgery. Jan. 14 - Admitted: Florence Mulligan, Bancroft, medical; Carol and David Winkel, Algona, T & A; Mary Kaln, Algona, medical; Melvin Engelharts, Algona, surgery; Julia Johnson, Algona, fracture; Karen Otis, Wesley, medical; Evelyn Kunkel, Corwith, medical; dismissed: Mrs. Charles Baker and baby, Algona; Mrs. William Degen and baby, Whittemore; Mrs. Jerry Jergens and baby, Algona; Nicholas Weydert, Bode. Jan. 16 - Birth: Mr. and Mrs. Orlando Steil, Algona, girl, 4 Ibs., 2 1/2 oz.; admitted: Mrs. Kate Heiner, Algona, medical; Anita Thilfjes, Bode, surgery; Albert Sorenson, Algona, medical; George Heimeciinger, Clear Lake, accident; dismissed:Mrs. Merle Chamberlain and baby, Mrs. Elmer Schneider and baby, Grace Skarpness, Julia Johnson, Montie Kinseth, Algona. Jan, 17 - Admitted: Arden Kramersmeler, Swea City, accident, John Kirsch, Whittemore, medical; dismissed: Katherine McMurray, Algona; Dawn Opheim, Burt. CHURCH FIRE The 1897 church, First Presbyterian church in Mt. Pleasant and one of Iowa's oldest churches, went up in flames Dec. 30th. The congregation had observed its 125th anniversary last April 25. Plans are being made to build a larger church. Thursday, January 20, 1966 Afgone (la.) Upptt D«i M6ln**-7 Louis Maharas THE NEWEST ADDITION TO THE COAST TO COAST STAFF THURSDAY thru SATURDAY "Demo Derby" 7:30, "Devil's Hairpin" 8:00, "Thunder In Dixie" 9:30, also shown Saturday matinee at 1:30. SUNDAY - "Ipcress File" 2:15-4:30-7:00-9:20. MONDAY thru WEDNESDAY - "Ipcress File", 7:00-9:20. WE ARE HAPPY TO HAVE LOUIS JOIN US AND WE'RE SURE IT WILL BE YOUR PLEASURE TO HAVE HIM SERVE YOU. LOUIS WILL BE HANDLING SALES BOTH IN THE STORE AND OUTSIDE, AS WELL. A NATIVE OF ALGONA, AND A 1952 GRADUATE OF AHS, LOUIS HAS BEEN IN THE SELLING FIELD THE PAST 13 YEARS. 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