The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 3, 1966 · Page 5
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, February 3, 1966
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••••••i I I i i i 6-Algona< (la.) Upp«r D«t Moinftft ifctiftftt K^ptftitfr f 1 "^*^! Bridal Shower Honor Two Young Ladies At Fairville FENTON - A miscellaneous bridal shower was held last Wednesday evening for Miss Dianna Rentz, bride-to-be of Duane Hannover at St. Luke's Lutheran church at Fairville. Miss Inez Hannover registered the guests. Mrs. Larry Ramus was mistress of ceremonies for the program which featured hymns sung by the group, and readings and musical selections by Individuals. Her future sisters-in-law, Mrs. Larry Ramus and Inez Hannover, and her sister, Susan assisted her In opening her gifts. Hostesses for the evening were Mrs. Don Frlderes, Mrs. Kenneth Bollinger, Mrs. DelbertGeltzen- auer, Mrs. Larry Ramus, Mrs. Dale Hannover, Miss Inez Hann- over, Mrs. James Blerstedt, Mrs. Louie Wehrspann, Mrs. Lucille Frlnk, Mrs. Fred Frlnk, Mrs. Ervln Ruhnke, Mrs. Lennle Pompe, Mrs. Robert Wegener, Mrs. HUbert Bierstedt, Mrs. Lu- clnda Blerstedt, Mrs. Bill Hannover, Mrs. Ed Tietz, Mrs. Ed Bruhn, Mrs. Ervln Bruhn, Mrs. Alfred Bruhn, Mrs. Henry Bruhn. Miss Rentz and Duane will be married at the First Presbyterian church at Algona on Sunday, Feb. 13. - o - HONOR MISS GORMAN Miss Carolyn Gorman was honored at a miscellaneous bridal shower at St. Luke's Lutheran church at Fairville on Sunday SHOP in your HOME COMMUNITY Fenton Business & Professional Directory FRIENDLY FENTON INVITES YOU FENTON PRODUCE - Lloyd Sunde Golden Sun Feeds GERALD VOIGT INSURANCE Fenton, Iowa HANTELMAN BUILDING SERVICE For Building - Remodeling PHONE 889*2281 Fenton, Iowa Dr. E. W. Ruske DENTIST Office Phone 889-2246 Residence 889-2353 Fenton, Iowa FENTON DRUG R.C.A. Dealer T-V Sales & Service Phone 889-2713 LLOYD M. BERKLAND Licensed Real Estate Broker and Farm Loans and Auction Service Phone 889.2392 Fenton/ , owa afternoon. Carolyn Is the bride- to-be of Darrel Berkland, son of the Lloyd Berklands, Miss Joyce Berkland was In charge of registering the guests. To start the afternoon the bride and her mother and mother-in- law were Introduced and presented corsages. The bride's corsage was a money corsage from the hostesses and the mothers received hanky corsages, A program of musical selections, readings and quizzes followed. Mrs, Gerald Hanna, Miss Joyce Berkland and Miss Mary Kay Gorman assisted in opening the gifts. Hostesses for the shower were Mrs. Truman Thompson, Mrs. Robert Grethen, Mrs. Rueben Berkland, Mrs, Gertie Berkland, Mrs, Ervin Berkland, Mrs. Martin Berkland, Mrs. Elmer Greinert, Mrs. Arnold Hantelman, Mrs. Lyndon Kerber, Mrs, Paul Volgt, Mrs. Amos Finnestad, Mrs. Lloyd Kern, Mrs. Jack Gerhart, Mrs. Ray Prlebe, Mrs. Art Prlebe, Mrs. Larry Alt, Mrs. Wilfred Laabs, Mrs. Walter Jentz, Mrs. Orville Wiener, Mrs. David Berkland, Mrs. Ray Laabs, Mrs. Winston Kerber, Mrs. Don Shaw, Mrs. Lyle Newel, Mrs. Roy Bierle, Mrs. Willard Menz and Mrs. Gerald Hanna. Carolyn and Darrel will be married on Saturday morning, Feb. 12, at St. Peter and Paul's Catholic church at Blue Earth. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Ray Dreyer attended the convocation exercises at Esthervllle Junior College Sunday. The exercises were held to honor students on the dean's list at the college. Sentral high school graduates honored were Dennis Dahl, Ray Dreyer, Jr., Dennis Frink, Loren Menz, Mike Hassel and Elaine Schlel. Friday evening callers at Mrs. Lena Bleckwenns were Mr. and Mrs. Gary Bleckwenn of Estherville. They were returning from Iowa City where Mr. Bleckwenn had enrolled in the university there. He recently graduated from Estherville Junior College. Sunday evening callers on Mrs. Lena Bleckwenn were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Frink. Miss Nadlne Welsbrod spent the past week at the home of her parents, the Dale Weisbrods. She was enjoying a semester break i Rufe ' ged ' Yes - with a Stan-Hoist loader you h-up and go " • The bite is big • Over 2000 pound break-a-way capacity. • Double strength frame • Mounts or dismounts on tractor in seconds . No brackets or frames to make getting on and off your tiactor a problem • Ground and polished, chrome plated ram • Guaranteed unbendable tines • Tough tubular construction flexes, works with your tractor • There are dozens of Stan-Hoist loader models • One is custom stan - Hoist WEISBROD IMPLEMENT SECURITY CONFIDENCE Your Bank Is Here To Serve Your bank is here to serve. This means not only the usual banking transactions — checking accounts, cashing checks, savings accounts — but some of the more persona! matters. If you have problems which may need the services of a bank, we invite you to talk it over with us. All deposits Insured to $10,000 By F«dtrol Spoilt Irtiyrartcf Carp, First Trust & FENTON OFFICE Fenton ~ Armstrong Savings Bank from studies at Morningslde College in Sioux City. Mr. and Mrs. Duane Dreyer and boys of Humboldt and Mrs, Ida Dreyer were weekend guests of the Roger Dreyers of Sioux City. Mr. and Mrs, Clarence Wegener and Mr. and Mrs. Adolf Hansen were Sunday evening guests of the Jerry Halversons. The 47 Club met for a social afternoon Wednesday at the home of Mrs. Jack Tleman, There were 13 members present. Mrs. W. R. Wolfe was a guest of the group, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Tieman, former Fenton residents, and for the past several years residents of the Wllfalr Rest Haven In Burt, were recently honored on the occasion of their 65th wedding anniversary. The ALCW of St. John's Lutheran church, Depew, met Thursday with Mrs. Theodore Nalg, Mrs. Christenson and Mrs. Robert Huskamp as hostesses. Mrs. Arnold Nalg had the lesson based on "Festivals and Seasons of the Christian Year." Pastor Johnson led a Bible study. A shower for the Ray Ohrtman family, who lost all of their personal belongings, as well as their farm home, In a fire last Friday, was held Monday evening, Jan. 31, at the St. Paul's Lutheran church In Rlngsted. "Everyone has been so good to us," said Mrs. Ohrtman. "You feel so helpless when you stand and watch your home burn." Mrs. Ohrtman escaped from the burning home shoeless, wearing overshoes. The complete story of the flre was In Tuesday's Upper Des Molnes. Senfral's 19(6 Homemaker Is Randa Hansen FENTON - Sentral high school's 1966 Betty Crocker Homemaker of Tomorrow Is Randa Lee Hansen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs, Arnold W. Hansen of Fenton. She scored highest in a written knowledge and attitude examination taken by senior girls Dec. 7, 1965, and is now eligible for state and national scholarship awards. Randa Is active in school and church activities. She is a member of the high school band, chorus and Future Teachers of America. As a member of the Fenton Methodist church, she serves as Methodist Youth Fellowship and Sunday school pianist and sings in the church choir. Randa has been named to the high school honor roll earning a "B" average in all academic classes the first semester. Future plans are indefinite, but she indicates an interest in nursing or teaching. Kay Krause Is New Head Of T&C Women FENTON - The Fenton Town and Country Woman's club met last week at the home of Lorraine Feye with June Splcer assisting. The speaker for the evening was Kossuth county home economist, Lois Busch. Final plans were made for the alumni ball games which were held on Thursday evening. (The evening saw both the men and women alumni win over the physical education classes). Election of officers was held with the following results: President - Kay Krause; vice president - Ruth Waite; record- Ing secretary - Dolores Elmers; treasurer - Mary Hansen; historian - Iris Gerhart; corresponding secretary - Phyllis Dreyer, - o - FENTON - Two changes In dates are to be noted for activities at St. Luke's Lutheran church, Fairville, First, because of the music contest to be held In Mason City, Saturday, Feb. 19, confirmation classes will be held the following Monday from 4:30 until 6:00, Then, Fairville will be host to the circuit conference on the first Monday of March instead of the second Monday as is the custom. This is because the Lutheran Home Finding Society annual meeting will be held on the 2nd Monday, March 14. Other dates to remember are Feb. 23 for the first Lenten service, which will start at 7:30 and Feb. 25 for the Lutheran Day of Prayer at Trinity of Algona. Merle Halverson Home After Overseas Duty FENTON - Sp/4 Merle D. Halverson recently received his discharge from the armed services after completing two years in the Army. Eighteen and a half months was spent in Europe. He received the expert rifleman's award, safe driving award and the good conduct medal. Merle was flown home In December to be with his father who had suffered a heart attack. In January he reported to Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri where he received his discharge Jan. 21. - o - A number of relatives and friends were guests in the Kenneth Halverson home Sunday afternoon in observance of the Halverson's silver wedding anniversary. Mrs. Henry Wilberg served as dining room hostess for the occasion. Mrs. Earl Jensen, Ringsted, poured, and Mrs. Stanley Jensen cut and served the anniversary cake, which had been made by Mrs. Albert Mitchell. Both Mrs. Jensens were attendants at the wedding twenty-five years ago. The Halverson's daughter Barbara and her family, the Noel Westlinds of Devils Lake, No. Dak. were unable to attend the occasion. Mrs. Westlind had recently spent two weeks with the Halversons during her father's illness. Fenton To Host Auxiliary Meet FENTON - A county American Legion Auxiliary meeting will be held at the Fenton Methodist church in Fenton on Tuesday, Feb. 8 at 2:00 p. m. Gary Laabs Host To 4-H Boys FENTON - The Fenton Pro- gressors Boy's 4-H Club met last Monday evening at the home of Gary Laabs. Twenty members answered roll call and Kent Madison and his father, Milton, were guests of the group. Plans were made for a Family FOR RENT - Two-bedroom, one story home In Fenton. New large closets in bedrooms. GUS BIERSTEDT, Fenton. (8-9) THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL Fenton, Iowa Experienced Embalmers and Funeral Directors Reliable 24 Hour Ambulance Service Funeral May Be Referred To Us With Confidence Phones FENTON 889-2796 RINGSTED 866-1006 866-1001 866-1970 Night to be held by the group on Feb. 21. Gary Laabs was chosen as a king candidate for the County Fun Night to be held Feb. 26. Gary Laabs gave a demonstration "How to make a Bird Feeder," and a talk, "Seed Identification" was given by Randy Bierle. their leader, Kenneth. Johnson, discussed the subject, "Why we give Demon* stratlons." Lunch was served by Mrs. Laabs. BE OUR GUEST WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9 V.F.W. Hall - Algona CORN-SOYBEAN CLINIC 9 to 12 - 1 to 3 (FREE LUNCH al NOON) See, Hear About The Latest In Farm Production And Profit Developments. ALLIS-CHALMERS, ONE OF SPONSORS DD NEW STANDARD HUMIDIFIER Adds needed ,, to dry heated air • Automatic Humidistat • High Humidity Output • 10 Gallon Capacity • Rustproof Tank • Easy to Fill and Clean • Portable, Attractive MARK VI STANDARD CONSOLE HUMIDIFIER Maintains proper indoor humidity - automatically for comfortable wintertime living. The right amount of moisture helps you feel better. Lowers heating costs. Prolongs life of furnishings, house plants. Reduces static electricity. A quiet, attractive, economical way to humidify your enire home for comfortable living. STOEBER HARDWARE Fenton FENTON MOTOR CO A On Hy. 44 in Fenton „ £\ ALLIS-CHALMERS SERVICE AND SALES . ,OWA January 1, 1965 through December 31, 1968 RECEIPTS 1. General Government . TAX VEN 1,887.80 OFFICE NON- REVENUE REVENUE TOTAL 805.98 . 6. Recreation ........... . Jon 79 7. Debt Service *.«"•« (Except Utilities) — 3,540.63 8. Trust and Agency (Except Utilities) ___ 454.93 GRAND TOTAL — °. j RECEIPTS ......... 16,708.28 40l °° 1,011.72 aiunfl.1 3,840.83 4,786.39 EXPENDITURES 1,670.42 23,165.09 1. General Government . 4. Sanitation BABY PIGS GET A HEAD START Felco Sweet Pig Starter ASP-Aureo SP250 is a specially sweetened medicated formula that gets baby pigs on dry feed sooner and protects them against scours at the same time. Sugar on rolled oats satisfies the baby pigs' desire for sweetness, and the difficult problem of getting adequate antibiotics into the pigs at an early age is also solved. When baby pigs are given a feed they really go for and get protection from infection too, they're bound to grow faster and stay healthier. A quantity supply of clean water plus the quality feed Felco Sweet Pig Starter ASP-Aureo SP250 add up to big baby pigs. Gome in Right Away FENTON CO-OP ELEVATOR 922.30 5383 '660.09 205 ' 79 (Except Utilities) ___ GRAND TOTAL _^ DISBURSEMENTS . 5,138,05 12,985,13 18,123.18 CASH STATEMENT City or Town Clerk's (Do Not Include Utilities) Balance on Hand — January 1, 1965 .......... (o d , Total Receipts for Year Ending December SI "" Total to Account for ................................ $21,066 79 REPORT OF MUNICIPAL INDEBTEDNESS December 31, 1965 (Do Not Include Utilities) Total 112,000.00 VALUATION OF PROPERTY SUBJECT TO TAXATION ON ASSESSMENT OF January 1, 1964 Class of Property: Real Property ....... . . Personal Property .................................. * 582,834 Telehone, Tel'' ........... Telephone, Telegraph'Vnd Total Valuation of All Property REPORT OF UTILITIES RECEIPTS: &. 0t . W .^!:.^. CMctty ' ° r G " ......................... I Other Receipts ...... .." ......... ............................ I .-.--....... ....„„„„„„. , >>-><p Total Receipt,, IBM ................................ J EXPENDITURES: Salaries and Wages: Operation ..;„ Outlay - New ImproVementiT .............................. extensions ..... Other Expenditures: ......................................... Salt . ______ . Bonds and Interest""" ..................... ' ........ - ...... » Insurance, Electricity, E'tV.""":::::"::""' ............. ""*"""""•*""-"«•-—" Total Expenditures 1968 8.043.27 1.011.71 868.83 887.10 702.84 '' if /wi nn 17,000.00 .xx '1.000.00 16.000.00

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