The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 4, 1960 · Page 15
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, October 4, 1960
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PARTICIPATE f FOR YOUR PROTECTION ION WEEK OCTOBER!9; to IS YOU COULD BE NEXT! DON'T GIVE FIRE A PLACE TO START! CHECK For Faulty Wiring I CHECK Paint Cans and Other Inflamables CHECK For Faulty Heating Systems CHECK Your Smoking Habits / 7« U T y j* 8 °' nb ' i " fl with fir ? if V° u fhink that b y obeying a few rules, you are protecting your home and family from the danger^ of fire every day. The only real way to prevent fire is to become aware of the causes of fire. Make yourself fire conscious! The man who is careful not to smoke m bed can lose his family, his home and his own life as well, simply because the curtains in the kitchen were hung too close to the stove. - . cunams f^rr fu e uJ! a rn^h. eh >. ee> Most .. flre *. a ! Je Caused b y fcnorance or carelessness. A fire-informed family i, familiar with chance b «" eflt « « well as its dangers. Parents should make sure their children's fire education is not left to Check Up — Don't Burn Up! DR. C. C. SHIERK Mayer IRA KOHL Fire Chief A SALUTE TO OUR FIREMEN DURING FIRE PREVENTION WEEK I OCTOBER 9 TO 15 CITY OF ALGONA aigona Upper ALGONA, IOWA, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 1960 VOL. 97 - NO. 40 Algona Humboldt Is 6-0 Victor In Close Baffle Several bobbles on offense and one severe defensive ] ; , lei Humboldt edge Algonn's luckless Bulldogs 6-0, nl the fair fi rounds before a large crowd in ;. North Central Conference gnmo Frid;iv night. A touchdown in the final 11 S ur, n , cls ° f lhc firs( h!llf B«vc the Wildcats the win. . In other loop frays Friday, Hampton downed Clear Lake, 196, Clarion pasted Eagle Grove. 26'• and Webster City blasted Iowa rails, 52-6. Standings Hi, Garrigan Losers w L 0 0 1 1 2 2 2 3 Hampton . _. 3 Webster City __.~~~I~3 Clarion _ 2 Iowa Falls "I.J Clear Lake l Humboldt ] Algona "Q Eagle Grove 0 Coach Jim Hershberger's crew will have their hands full of Webster City Lynx this Friday night when the Bulldogs travel to Webster City. Seven players scored touchdowns as Webster City belted Iowa Falls, 52-6, Friday night. The Lynx were on top, 32-0. at halftime. Algona's defensive line, one of the best in this area in years, will really get a test. Two regulars weren't even suited for the Humboldt game. They were Gary Angle, guard, and Gary Rich, tackle. It is not known if they will be available for duty against Webster City. If open wounds caused by wet lime during the Iowa Falls game Sept. 23 are sufficiently healed, it is possible both will play. However, Denny Waller, regular spinback, was put out of action possibly for the rest of the season early in the second quarter of the Humboldt -game when he fractured a bone in his hand. Hershberger stated after the gamejhat he had ''lost a spark- i.ii "• Plug". The Bulldogs made the only serious threat to score during the first period when they marched to the Humboldt 36 yard line, thanks to two 19 yard runs by Steve Miller. A pass interception cut the drive short and Humboldt took over on its own 14. Algona threatened two times during the second stanza, going to the Humboldt 25, then to the 12, but couldn't find the punch to put six points on the Scoreboard. Humboldt got its chance near the end of the quarter when a fumble by the locals* was kicked upfield and recovered by the Wildcats on the Algona 47.' A pass and three running plays moved the ball to Algona's 31 where it was third and seven for the invaders. John Barsness, reserve back, faded and threw a wobbly pass to Phil Hendrickson who cut through Algona's secondary to take the throw and trot into the end zone. An attempted run for the extra point was stopped, but the visitors had all the points they needed to take the win. The second half was much like the first. Algona got to Humboldt's 31 in the third period and to the 25 in the fourth. Humboldt's deepest penetration was to the Algona 24 early in the fourth round. Statistically, the teams were about even, with the. Wildcats holding an 18 yard edge, rushing and passing. Jim Richardson was Algona's top ball carrier. He got 48 yards in 10 tries, while Dick Hoops got 32 in 11 carries for the winners. Official statistics: A First downs 7 Passes attempted -.11 Passes completed -.2 Yds. passing 30 Passes int. by 0 Yds. int. ret. 0 KO - Ave. 1-47 Punts - Ave. 4-34 Yds. kicks ret 53 Fumbles losf: 2 Yds. .penalized 12 Yds. rushing 66 Tot. yds. gained -.96 H 44 3 5 2-34.5 2-24.6 38 3 15 70 114 Jr. Hi Gridders Down Humboldt Algona's 'junior high football team downed Humboldt, 19-0, at the Athletic Park here Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 28, as Dave Martin, seventh grade halfback, zoomed 50, 60 and 30 yards for touchdowns. Tom Burtis got the only extra-point for the locals on a line smash. The defensive line of the littl KOSSUTH COUNTY PO GRID CONTEST By Ol' Man Mose Eighteen Saturday football games guessed correctly as to winners, out of 20 possibles, brought first place and m,o? Ca «cA° i5 ? Mel Kern of A1 9°na. this week. She had a Dame-P "duY). 9h ^ tOla1 ' WhlCh W3S aClually 70 (No ' re A close second was D. A. Blanchard of Lone Rock, also wjlh 18 correct and a high game total of 51. In third place was big Wood, also with 18 right and a high game total of 49. They will receive $5 and $3 respectively. On the Honor Roll with 17 games correct, were Mrs Lowell Samp Mrs D. P. Smith, Bob Williams, Brett Bartlell Mrs B. J. Bradford, C. F. Schlievert, and Larry Reefer all of Algcna; Mrs Robt. J. Kain, Whillemore; Eldon Meyer, ;0llosen; Jerry McMullcn, Lakola; and Ken Waller, Fenion. Nearly 100 enlries guessed 16 correct, in a deluqe of guesses thai look three hours to check. To Mrs J. G. Grorte of Algona goes Ihe seal on Ihe Mourners Bench for one week. She had seven correcl out of 20 games'. With all conference contests well underway, Ihe games selected for Ihis week, as found on the Grid Guessers page elsewhere in Ihis paper, offers anolher challenge to guessers. Remember: enlries must be in Ihe UDM office or postmarked not later than-Saturday noon. Cash prizes in the form of checks are mailed out Ihe following week — so good luck! Titonka Indians Ramble Over Burt By 40-0 Tally Titonka's high flying Indians kept their record perfect with an easy 40-0 win over winless Burt at Titonka Friday night in a State Line Conference contest. Coach Lyle Opheim's team will travel to Rake for another loop fray this Friday night. The Bears kept Titonka from scoring in the first period, but the Indians got going after an early Burt threat and rolled up a 20-0 edge at halftime. Burt completed its only pass. good for 48 yards, and got all but 18 of its total yards for the evening early in the game after Titonka lost the ball on downs on the Burt 32. Kissner tossed to Meister on a play that carried to the Titonka 20 and the Bears got another first down to the 10, but lost the ball on downs and the Indians were off and running from' there. Titonka's first TD came early in the second stqnza. The Indians covered 88 yards in 10 plays, with Dick McGuire going the final 10 yards for the first six- poi'nter. Rod Hench added the extra point with a plunge. Titonka wt-'H 61 yards in six plays for ils next touchdown. Phil Seaberg got the tally from the four yard line, making it 13-0. Before the hair, McGuire capped a 35 yard march as he went five yards for a TD. Noel Kranlz booted the extra point, making it 20-0. Two touchdowns came in the third round. Seaberg went seven yards for the first one, ending a 55 yard drive in 10 plays, then got the next one en a 10-yard dash by Seaberg after Hench recovered a Burt fumble on the 10. Krantz added the extra point to run the count to 33-0. The Indians went 18 yards in two plays for ineir final TD. Dennis Monson went two yards for the six points and Krantz kicked (he extra aoint. Dverg Krantz, regular end, did not see action for the Indians, who were led on the ground by Hench with 97 yards, McGuire with 80 yards and Seaberg with 75 yards. On defense, Hench and Kermit Brandt and George Cunningham,, tackles, ted the battle for the winners. According to Gilbert Youth Research., newspaper ads generate more belief among teenagers than do magazine ads or broadcast commercials. They say newspaper ads are more factual, and give them guidance in making buying decisions. est Bulldogs was tough and kept A i gona the win . Fine t b Humboldt from making any real Burtis put Humboldt in the hole serious threats during the con- repeatedly test. Outstanding in the line were The ideals, coached by Arnold Tom purtJS, K. Specht, George Hill, will meet Emmetsburg here Graham and pruce McCullough. tomorrow, Oct. 5, then travel to • Team blocking sprung Martin Eagle Grove Oct. 12 and Clear loose for the three TDs that gaveLake Oct. 19. Statistics: / First downs 25 Passes attempted 13 Passes completed ; 6 Yds. passing 93 Passes int. by 2 Punts — Ave. 0 Fumbles lost 0 Yds. penalized 30 Yds. rushing 274 Tot. yds. gained 3G7 ' "B 3 14 1 48 1 2-21. 2 20 18 66 Swea Trojans Take 4th Win In 65-0 Rout Swea City's Trojans, perhaps the highest scoring football team in the state of Iowa raced to their stale of Iowa, raced to then- fourth straight win without a defeat as they blasted Thompson. 65-0, in a State Line Conference game Friday night at Swea City. Coach Bob Plahn's team has now scored 220 points, while holding opponents to 19 points. That's a 55-point per game average so far. The Trojans will furnish Homecoming opposition for Sentral at Sentral this Friday night in another loop contest. The Satellites dropped their fourth straight, 33-0. to a strong Armstrong team Friday. Swea City scored at least two touchdowns in each quarter on the way to its win over Thompson. Bill Hubbard, junior tailback, averaging 14 yards per carry this year, went 18 yards for the first TD in the opening minutes and the extra point made it 7-0. Jack Henrichsen slanted'12 yards off tackle for the second touchdown of the first period to make ii 13-0. Second period scores were counted by Gary Snyder, who went 12 yards, and Jim Elliott, who took a 28-yard pass from Larry Clausen for one and then dashed 32 yards for another. Three extra points ran the count to 34-0 at the half. Snyder went 42 yards for a TD and Elliott returned a punt for 72 yards and a touchdown as the Trojans built the bulge to 47-0 in the third round, Clausen slammed nine yards early in the fourth period to make it 53-0 and Elliott capped his outstanding night by hauling a punt back 55 yards for one TD, then went 26 yards on'an end run for the final six-pointer of the night. The second team plnyod quite a bit for the Trojans. Outstanding defensive men fpr the winners were Al Mather, end, Gary Larson, linebacker, and Tom Diaz, guard. Fast Backs PL( Pacelli Past Bears, A couple of the niftiest half- barks seen by area fans for several years ushered Austin Pacelli to a 31-14 decision over previously unbeaten GarriRan high school at Garrigan Field Satin-day night before a large crowd. The Bears didn't give up, however, and scored their two touchdowns after the visitors, who had been unscorod upon, had piled up a 31-0 lead. Coach Beanie Cooper's outfit will hosl a good Carroll Kuemper team during Garrigan's Hbmecoming even! at Garrigan Field this Saturday night. Kuemper edged the Bears, 12-0, in the first meeting of the two teams a year ago. Pacelli's Brian Callahan tried to break the game wide open on the first scrimmage play Saturday night. Going wide to his left, Callahan went all the way, covering 62 yards, but the play was called back due to the fact he stepped out of bounds after gaining only four yards. Neither team could do anything during the next seven minutes, but Callahan probably as swivel- hipped as any halfback around, got another chance when Garrigan punted to the Pacelli 37 yard line. He fielded the boot, skipped around and through tacklers until he had running room and went the distance, 63 yards, into the Garrigan end zone for the first six-pointer of ( the night. Mike Seery, the other half of Pacelli's vaunted running attack, got into the act midway in the second period after Garrigan had marched 54 yards to the Pacelli 29 and lost the ball. Seery scampered 55 yards to the Garrigan 16 on the first play, then after a play gained nothing, went the final 16 to make it 12-0. Gar'rigan* marchedi~ again, but lost the ball on downs on the Garrigan 45 with time remaining for two plays in the half. Seery went seven to the 38 and Bill Walker, quarterback, lofted a pass that was fielded by Callahan. and the., fancy halfback scooted the final 33 yards to make it 18-0 at halftime. Pacelli put the game on ice the first two times it got the ball in the third stanza. An intercepted pass gave the visitors the ball on Garrigan's 28 and seven plays later Callahan scored from the three. Moments later, Pacelli recovered a Garrigan fumble on the Garrigan 36 and scored in seven plays. A pass from Bill Gobursch to Maurice Joel ate up the final 11 yards. A pass from Oscar Froehlich to Lyle Loebach, who lateraled to Bill Reed, which covered 53 exciting yards, on the last play of the third period set up the Bears' first score. They ultimately lost the ball, but Pacelli fumbled, the Bears recovered on the .Pacelli eight and scored in three plays. Froehlich passed to End Bill Rahm for the final six yards. Froehlich added the extra point on an end sweep. The final TD came with about two minutes of play remaining. Another Pacelli fumble gave the Bears a chance. The loose ball was recovered on the Pacelli 40 and Garrigan scored in nine plays. Froehlich, who covered much of the distance with two keeper plays, got the TD from the one and passed to Rahm for the extra point. Official statistics: G P First downs 9 7 Passed attempted ..14 4 Passes completed __8 2 Yds. passing 110 49 Passes int. by 0 1 Yds. Int. ret. 0 17 KO — Ave. 3-29.3 5-45.2 Punts — Ave. -.2-31.5 1-17 Yds. kicks ret. -__102 94 Fumbles lost 2 4 Yds. penalized : 5 5 Yds. rushing .73 180 Tot. yds. gained ..183 229 The Bears, who were forced to throw when their running game proved to no avail at times, due to the quick-charging Pacelll Forwards, did a good job of rnov- ing the ball against the big invaders, rated one of the top teams in Minnesota. Bill Reed picked up 45 yards In 10 carries to top Garrigan, while Seery got 124 yards in 7 tries for a 17.7 average for Pacelli. Froeh« lich accounted for all of Gerrl« gun's passing gains, hitting eight of 14 throws. Mrs Rpnald Schmidt, of Maquoketa, recently Jiarveslwd & giant head of cabbage. The l§rg& vegetable weighed, twfflv* - ,r pounds.

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