The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 10, 1960 · Page 25
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I MORSE FALLS Marvin Grimm, 15, of Millers- burs suffered a broken foot recently when the horse he was riding fell and Marvin's foot, slipped under the animal. Tt was believed the horse had mud caked hoofs, which were responsible •for the accident. P WHEN YOU NEED I GROCERIES] uconc 11 H ir~u—ir; IfOU GO TO A* SUPER-MARKET! FOR PLUMBING AND HEATING SERVICE Call Us Elaine Wagner Of St. Joe To Wed June 25 The engagement and approaching marriage of Elaine Wagner, shown here, daughter of Mr and Mrs Orville Wagner, St. Joe, to Bob Anderson, son of Mrs Robert Anderson, Belmont, Mich., was announced recently. The wedding will be held in St. Joseph's Catholic church at St. Joe June 25. Miss Wagner is a graduate of St. Joseph's high school and is now employed at Milwaukee, Wis. as a medical technologist intern. She will graduate June 4 from Marquette University, Milwaukee. Mr Andcrsori attended Michigan State University and is employed at Milwaukee. (UDM Engraving) Straight couplings, street elbows, return hciuls, flush bushings . . . there arc hundreds of fittings needed • in plumbing and heating work, and we believe we can come up with most of them. We have everything to comply with local code requirements. We c;m also handle 'your heating plant, iiir-coiulition- inj!. hot water, bathroom fixture, and humidifier needs — tailored to your particular job. P. R. IRONS HEATING & PLUMBING 812 E. McGregor Algona CY 4-3640 Deadline Near On '59 Corn Sealing Only a short time remains for farmers who wish to obtain price support on 1959-crop corn. The closing date is Tuesday, May 31, the Kossuth County Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation office said today in a reminder! to growers. Corn price support may be obtained by means of a nonrecourse loan on either farm-stored or warehouse-stored corn or through a purchase agreement with the government. All corn of the 1959 crop is eligible provided it is of acceptable quality. Here in Kossuth County, the support rate is $1.04 per bushel. Ill Anton Gordon, reputedly 111 years ;old, died recently at Boise, Idaho. Mr Gordon claimed that he was born in Worth county, Iowa, Dec. 3, 1848 . *NROU feSBs&sa NOW ^ jur^,^ L*H*«i t.,:^ 1 " New Classes Start , JUNE 20 & JULY 5 • Private Secretarial • Medical Secretarial • Receptionist Secretarial • Office Machines • Comptometer' FREE EMPLOYMENT STUDENT SOCIAL ACTIVITIES .CO-EDUCATIONAL •AIR-COOLED « AIR. CONDITIONED CLASSROOMS Our skilled instruction will Speed you to a highly-paid business career. Complete or Refresher courses. • Business Administration o Accounting (C.P.A.) • Salesmanship and Merchandising • Key Punch-IBM and Remingtori-Rand Automation SERVICE FOR ObR GRADUATES ' j MINNEAPOLIS BUSINESS COLLEGE | NICOLLET AT 10TH STREET ' FEderal 2-4338 Name_ I Address. -Stole. YOUR BEST PROTECTION AGAINST HAIL LOSS through your local tt FMH'<agent For extra safety, extra service, and fast sclUement. of claims, insure your crop income with Farmer* Mutual Hail. Your local-agent is backed up by 30 full-time ficldmen and 100 adjusters. Fire ani lightning protection on crops in the field at nQC*Ua cost, Ask your aj,em oc write, today,Bohannon Insurance Service 6 No. Dodgt • Algona • CY4-4443 iV Ifr&KreMWU*. it Jtwj.Mp^flP A WEDDING IS JUST ABOUT THE most romantic event there is. There's the bride in misty while, the handsome bridegroom and the bridesmaids in lovely dresses. There, are flowers in profusion guests in confusion, gorgeous gifts and warm wishes for happiness. They say that any woman, no matter how plain, is beautiful on hei wedding day, and I believe "they" are right. And if a gal is just ordinarily pretty she becomes absolutely gorgeous when she is a bride. THIS ISSUE OF THE ALGONA Upper Des Moines is dedicated to brides. In it you'll find help in selecting the gowns, gifts to present to your bridal couple friends, equipment for the new homes and suggestions about the invitations, flowers, pictures and the hundreds of other details so that the wedding can be made a truly lovely and memorable occasion. Now, Chantilly lace, orchids an'c stephanotis, chapel trains, double rings and silver and china pattern: are important to brides and I do not mean to belittle them. Bit. in case it isn't mentioned elsewhere, there is something even more important and the bride has already selected it. It's the bridegroom * * * AFTER THE HONEYMOON, the bride packs away her gown in tissue paper and the couple settle down to the business of ordin ary living. Almost before she figures out what to do with the four pressure cookers given to her as wedding presents, the bride finds cut that the dashing, debonair creature she married is a mere man> after all. And it's a man she has to live with, so she may just as well try to understand him. » * * I WONDER WHO EVER STARTED the rumor that it is the woman who is hard to understand? Maybe it was some man too lazy to bother with finding out what made his wife tick and who just threw up his hands and said women were made to be loved and not understood. Or maybe it was some gal who started the idea that women are so complicated to help make her seem mysterious and add a little more interest. For my money, men are just as hard to understand as women. Maybe even a little more difficult. * * * WE SHALL START THIS UNSOLICITED advice on understanding men, with the assumption that most men, at least the ones you and I married, are pretty nice. They bark and growl a little once in a while, but they are trainable and they respond to good treatment. With a little patience, you can get them to answer your command and if you start early enough and are firm enough with them they can be entirely housebroken. (Or maybe it's just plain broke). This advice is truly double value, for it is also the same technique to •apply in case you ever take to raising poodles. * * * ' IF YOU ARE MORE INTERESTED in having a good husband than a well-trained house pet, you don't try to order him around at all. There are more subtle and lots more effective methods of getting your own way. The person who said you can catch more flies with sugar than you can with vinegar wasn't kidding and it sure applies to living with and loving a man. Above all, never, never nag, for nagging has ruined more marriages, or at least taken the joy out of them, than any other single factor. * * * . MEN ARE TERRIBLY PROUD OF being male. Nothing hurts their self-esteem more than a hint that they might be considered the least bit sissified. That's why it took generations to convince men that housework isn't for women only and then it was really the passing of the old-fashioned hired girl that turned the trick. Men are.more hairy than women (except in the scalp), they have deepeir, voices and they are much stronger. It's a good thing to admire all these peculiarly male attributes. It will not only flatter your man; you may even get a lot of heavy furniture moved just by admiring his strong, strong, muscles. * * * WHEN MEN GET ANGRY THEY NEED physical force to let off steam. This is true because by custom they are denied the feminine luxury of a good cry. It's a little antisocial to go around hitting people so they have to work off their mad by hitting inanimate objects, shouting and using objectionable language. Or by taking it out on their wife. * * * ON MANY OCCASIONS A HUSBAND will come hoite and raise an awful fuss about a skimpy meal or a sloppy living room when it's really an inefficient employee, a critical boss or a difficult customer thats eating him. Or he might be worrying about bills, the raise in prices or a deadline contract. And, there's always an outside chance that he's >angry because the meal really is skimpy or the living room actually messy. * * * THE DOUBLE STANDARD is still very much in operation even it women have long since gained the vote. What's sauce for the gander is not sauce for the goose! A man may consider profanity excusable as long as it comes out of his mouth, not his wife's. It's o.k. it he whistles at a pretty girl, but she'd better not talk too long to another guy at a party. He thinks he's just as attractive as he ever was when he sits around with his shoes off, unwashed and sporting a three days growth of beard, She's supposed to look glamorous — fix her hair and put on some lipstick. And a purely male extravagance never seems to put the family budget out of kilter the way the purchase of some feminine frippery does. YOU'LL BE HAPPIER IF YOU just accept this double standard and not try to fight it..It applies to many more fields than faithfulness and morality. Men expect women to be a little more refined, a lot more virtuous, much less impatient and infinitely more understanding than they arc. And trying to live up to cur part of the double standard gives us gals such a lovely feeljng of superiority! MEN ARE AN INTERESTING, sometimes exasperating and always worthwhile subject to try to understand. Apply yourself to it as if your life depended on it — for it does. At least, the happiness of your marriage does and Chat's an awfully important part of life. NOW, IS ALL THIS INFORMATION on understanding men perfectly clear to you brides? Because if it is, maybe you can turn around and explain it to me. « * * * MY APOLOGIES GO TO Mrs David Friets of Bancroft, who wrote about the 90th birthday of a former Algona lady, Miss Emma> Adolphson of Fort Dodge. There was a mix-up in getting my mail' ?£ i?' y ,^ e tlme l r ? ccived the lL>t ter, the column was written and he birthday past. Anyway, Mrs Friets says that Miss Adolphson. had-a hand in starting all we 8 Olsons on our educational career even if we a 1 did not actually have her for a teacher. She lived on \Vest Mam street across from us. She helped take care of an aged mother and a crippled brother. Also a neice and a widowed sitter-in law. My oldest 2 sisters could not talk English and she being Swedish was a great help. She still pieces quilts for friends and missionaries, and long ago when families were destitute she helped out many with warm clothing and food. Sj ie is one of the grandest persons" my mother, 10 pan Portland Club Plans Pot Luck Picnic In June Portland — The Four Comer uh May 3 at the home of Mrs Herman Harms. A thank you card was passed around from Mrs Lloyd Bartlett, who has recently been in the hospital. A picnic for all members and their families was planned for June 14 at fi:30. It will be a pot luck supper, each bringing a liot dish, dessei t and sandwiches for theii own family. Mrs Lloyd Barllett will oversee the coffee and cool acle and Mrs Hazel Carroll will see to the ice May 1. The Neighborhood Birthday club met May 5 at the A. N. Richtsmeier home in honor of her birthday. Mrs Esther Swanson of Buro came May (5 for a week's visit with her sister, Mrs Ray Hansen and family. Mrs Ed Farnurn, Kathy, Barbara and Thomas of Shenandoah spent May 4-. r > with her parents. Mr and Mrs P. C. Haynes. Mr and Mr§ Hay Madsen of Des Moines spent the Apr. 24 weekend with Mr and Mrs Ray Hansen. Tuesday, May 10, 1960 Algona (la.) Upper ft** Jack Hansen of Ankeny spent Apr. 27 - 28 at the parental, Ray Hansen home. Carol Martin, xvho recently completed a beauty course in Dos Moines, is now employed in Algona. She is a daughter of Mr and Mrs Reese Martin. Mrs Helen Youngwtrth. end hef daughter, Mrs Joe Krieps word Wednesday afternoon callers oft their daughter and sister* Mrs Julius Becker and family ncnr Livermore. 2323 Crond On Molno, l«wt xream . Mr and Mrs Herman Harms and family and Mr and Mrs Hollo Moore and Brian were Sunday guests at the Loren Hansen home, the occasion being Cheryl Hanson's second birthday. Mr and Mrs William Hauplly were Thursday evening visitors at the Verle Nelson home to help Larry Nelson celebrate his 8th birthday. Mr and Mrs Glen Larson and Paul spent Friday evening at the Donald Ringsdorf home. Mr and Mrs Duane Metzger and boys were Friday evening visitors at the Victor Filch home Mrs Clifford Young called at the Fitch home Thursday morning. Mrs Irma Leeck, Aurora, Ore., who has been visiting relatives here for sometime, became suddenly very ill Wednesday afternoon at. her sister's, Mrs Tom Trenary. She is better at this time, but will be confined to her bed for a while. Visitors at the Tom Trenary home last week were Mr and Mrs Henry Smith, Mrs Ralph Dugan and Mrs Floyd Duncan of Fenton, Mrs Emil Person of Lone Rock and Mr and Mrs Ray Smith of Wesley. Mr and Mrs Tom Schuller and Jerry of Whittcmore and Mr and Mrs Eulan Schuller and family of Burt were Sunday guests at the Earl Ackerman home. Gordon Carlisle of Lincoln was a guest Wednesday night, at the home of his sister and family, the Earl Ackermans. Mr and Mrs Ray English and family of Lincoln spent several days at the Ackerman home recently. Mrs Robert McKim and Grace attended a shower at the Raymond Walker home in honor of .Darlene. Fries of Algona, who will be married May ( , 21 -to Atlen Walker at Good Hope. "Our friends dare not tell us our faults or they'd become our enemies—and then they could tell us freely." You Know? that any physician may pre- scribe, and the registered pharmacist may fill that prescription from ovci 172,000 items produced by almost 7,000 drug manufacturers SEE YOUR DOCTOR FIRST ... HIS KNOWLEDGE IS THE KEY TO HEALTH RUSK DRUG Phone CY 4-2349 Algona, Iowa PRESCRIPTION SPECIALISTS You're more sure of the crop when you're sure of the seed. PLANT (?) PIONEER \t » roqiitcf'd trademark of Pioneer Hi-Bred Corn Co. PIONEER Corn SEE or CALL Your Local Pioneer Salesmen: R. I. Mawdsley Algona Aaron Steussy Algona Ted Hoover, Sr Algona Henry Schroeder Lone Rock Eugene Kollasch Bode Walter Vaudt Whittemore Robinson Produce Wesley Jack Dethmers — Garner District Sales Mgr. 3 or 4 cups cut up rhubarb :i/ i cup sugar 1Q marshmallows in bottom of 10 cup shortening 1 cup sugar ,2 beaten eggs Vt cup milk 1% cup flour 3 teasp. baking powder % teasp. salt V* teasp. vanilla Bake in a 350 degree oven. — GRACE. » BUMP Jimmy Priehard, age 3, of Storm Lake, had to have two stitches in his forehead above the left eye 'as the result of a "trampoline" uccjdent recently, iiu bounced off ius. bed. mul struck hjs head-on a radiator.. Oolithic limestone lor building purposes, produced in Indiana, is used in all parts of the Umtea Stale*. WESLEY NEWS Floyd Dolan of Alexandria, So. Dak., a former Wesleyan, has been recently retired after 46 years as depot agent for the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad. He began his work in Algonu .then worked in Garner before going to Alexandria. He has a wife and one daughter. Mr Dolan is a son of Mrs Ella Dolan, who lives with her daughter, Mrs George Vitzthum and family. Mr and Mrs Elmer Doughan accompanied by Mr and Mrs Jim Walmsley and 8 month old daughter, Dawn Ann, spent Sunday at Dccorah with the former's couple's daughter, Sister Damian who teaches 8th grade in the Convent there. Another daughter Sister Kevin, who teaches 8th grade in a Waterloo convent joined them at Dccorah. Mrs Walmsley is a sister of the nuns. Mr and Mrs Paul Studer and family visited their daughter and sister, Carolyn at Emmctsburg Faster, Cleaner Start for Your Crops with a WINP~*-Z: ROTAfcY TOWER CULTIVATOR Model NV-4 —15' wide 4 flexible sections CROSS-CUT ACTION KNOCKS OUT WEEDS see the off-set, cross-cut tooth arrangement on the ring. That's the secret of better weeding and cultivation at high speeds. Note, too, the shape of each tooth that delivers the stroke directly on the point. Here is a cultivator that is engineered for better soil disturbance. Better Cultivation Pays Off in Yields The WINPOWER Rotary Cultivator is the best insurance toward a bigger safer harvest. The flexible sections, with offset. cross-cut action knocks out weeds, breaks up crust and clods, and saves the moisture for growing crops. End sections fold up. Coupling is adjustable for close turns. Hitches can be reversed for transport and crust breaking only. Construction is rugged, for years of trouble-free service. Come in and see for yourself how this WINPOWER Rotary Cultivator will make money for you. It's the cultivating tool that gives your crops a faster, cleaner start to the biggest yields ever. BHADLEY BROS. ALGONA (17-20) Better living starts with Thermo^ "Mom made these cookies on her Caloric Qas Range "Joe, if you think these cookie* are you ought to taste the other things Mom cooks on her new range." That's right, Joe, like the "belle of the tea party" says, food tastes e*tra delicious when cooked on a Caloric, And, cooking ia much easier too. The "burner-with-a-brain" make* top cooking automatic. New keep-warm oven assures the right serving temperature for all foods. And, meats from the barbecuer are more juicy than ever. See your Therinogaa man for a Caloric demonstration, II 4 I* HIM IVp*'MI W apt VMHfMlM M|M*pM1P Mi kMi* Sn • « mi* to**** Npy, FREE Your Caloric Range can b* built-in or free standing Caloric ranges or* bvtt with yog ki mind—enginetreii for •a»y cleaning. Built-in unit* have matching link* and *""»~aii %is^H^n*V wp SF Thermogas Co, of Algona So. Phillip* St, Cr 4*141 I- Mil.- i

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