The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 8, 1966 · Page 10
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 10

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Aleoncf, (»«.) Upper DM Mod** TuMdoy, February 8, 1966 Safety Award, Rural Carrier At Ottosen OTTOSEN - Richard Kinseth, rural mall carrier, was awarded Us ten year safety driver pin Wednesday by Postmaster Hazel Benson, The award was given by the National Safety Council for driving ten years as a rural mail carrier without having an accident. - o Mrs. Chester Alme had surgery at St. Ann hospital Monday. Gary Halsrud, son of Mr. and Mrs. Merle Halsrud, attended the mid-winter meeting of the M. Y. F. at Pocahontas Saturday and Sunday. He stayed overnight at the Ramon Hlnde home. Mr. and Mrs. James Barber of West Bend brought Oliver Kinseth home from Mercy hospital Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Olvln Haug and sons were Sunday visitors at the Klnseths. There were no services at the Presbyterian church Sunday because of the cold weather. Mrs. Victor Meyer celebrated a birthday Sunday. To observe the day, Mr. Meyer's family brought dinner and came to visit. Attending were the Edgar Meyer family of Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Meyer and daughters of Rutland and Mr. and Mrs. Martin Meyer and Eldon. The Ladles Rural Club met Thursday with Mrs. Sam Kropf. Mrs. Annie Leist was assistant hostess. Roll call was current events. Mrs. Kermit Fowler gave the lesson on the Constitution of the United States. Mrs. Eugene Hoflus had the recreation. — •-->.- Medic Speaks At So. Kossuth Cancer Meeting Key volunteers from Kossuth county attended a one-day area meeting, Friday, Jan. 28, in Algona conducted by the American Cancer Society. The purpose of the meeting was to make plans for the 1966 edu- Weeds Cost More Than Taxes!! up "Amlben herbicide is double insurance," according to Ardell Pereinger, Whiting, Iowa; "if you get rain, it works. If there's no rain, you cultivate your soy beans. Differences will show ui later at harvest." Want to get the full story on how Amiben controls broadleaf weeds and grasses? Find out how rainfall affects the chemical? Hear dramatic evidence about how growers are Increasing yields? Find out how clean fields reduce harvest losses? Meet the experts February 9, at the V.F.W. Hall in Algona, cational and fund-raising crusade to be held in April. The theme of the meeting was, "The Climate Is Hope," which emphasized progress that is being made today with the disease and the some 1,400,000 Americans who have been cured. Dr. E. D. Kennedy, Urologist of Mason City, told the volunteers they are an important part of the team in the fight against cancer since they inform the public about the importance of regular health checkups and about cancer. The physicians are the other part of the team being able to do more for patients when they present themselves to the physicians early for diagnosis and treatment should they have cancer. Representatives from south Kossuth county who attended this meeting were: Mrs. Myrtle Lease and Mrs. Joseph Meuer, Wesley; Mrs. Lyle (Bud) Anderson and Mrs. Leon Martin, Algona; Mrs.Lydia Bisenius, Whittemore; Mrs. Randall Clark and Miss Joyce Hayden, Algona; Mrs. Ray Budlong and Mrs. Minnie Oesterreicher, Titonka; Mrs. Howard Sparks and Mrs. Caret DeWaard, Titonka; Mrs. Bryan Stewart, LuVerne; Mrs. Ted Hoover, Jr., Titonka; and Mrs. Alfred Schenck, Algona. It is contrary to law to solicit a ride from the travelled portion of the highway. Wear white clothing when walking on or alongside the roadway at night. PROCLAMATION 1966 Children's Dental Health Week February 6 -12 WHEREAS, many of the citizens and members of the dental profession of this municipality are concerned with the prevention of dental disease; and WHEREAS, early preventive measures and education of children and youth can aid in preventing a large part of the incidence of dental disease, especially tooth decay, and can help to ensure the good dental health of future generations of adults: NOW, THEREFORE, I, Wm. J. Finn, Mayor of the City of Algona, do hereby proclaim the week of February 6 through 12, 1966, as Children's Dental Health Week in Algona, and urge that all citizens and all community organizations join in the observance. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the City of Algona to be affixed, this 25th day of January, 1966. WM. J. FINN MAYOR Don't miss CORN • SOYBEAN CLI I C Wednesday, Feb. 9 - V.F.W. Hall Algona, Iowa - 9 to 12 and 1 to 3:30 FREE LUNCH AT NOON We 'II be there with... DeKalb's Five-Point Profit Program For Corn YOUR DEKALB DEALERS EUGENE HOOD ALGONA, IOWA ROUND BODE ALGONA, IOWA ALBERT BORMANN AIGONA, IOWA LAWRENCE BESCH FRANK DROESSLER WHITTEMORE, IOWA HOMER MATTHIESEN FENTON, IOWA RAYMOND OTIS WESLEY, IOWA BANCROFT, IOWA PETER C. REDING BODE, IOWA ALPHONS BERTE BODE, IOWA KERMIT FOWLER OTTOSEN, IOWA

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