The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 15, 1959 · Page 9
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 9

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, January 15, 1959
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' . • ' Bancroft Boy Loses A Finger, Power Takeoff test week hoftoflftg Karen! Ttoomsen. i SKd SArs V. A. Barrett spent hfng with Mrs Qer- lt! 411 Ledyard.. t .afists at the Henry h8«v<5 Sunday were Mr Bancroft -. Schiltz, « junior in St. John's high schoolman, fifth, at EslherviJle. at Bancroft, has been in the is- Mrs Nellie Lupin fell .Saturday therville hospital and is minus . site .Slipped doming otit .of . . . the index finger of his left hand. *he frost tfffke Snd has. 4 badly George,'sbn of Mr and Mrs Con sprained snkte , aftd e fractured Sehiitfc, farmers northeast ol bone in her Jtoot Her .sister, town, had just Started up & Mrs Hattie Smidt, Algofla, is here tractor* to haul wbdd dut of the, earing 'for her. . * • > yard Monday, of last week when. Mrs Glen * Cowing received his glove caught, in the power wortt last, Week. Thursday of the take-off, pulling his hand int6 the death of her I athef, Theo Albert machine. * of Whittemore, who toassed away, The accident "occurred fct noon, early that morning. Mr and Mrs just before Mrs Schiltz.-was to Cowing attended funeral services call her sons in for dinner. at Whittemore Saturday morn- No one witnessed the accident, ing. his father said, and they aren't Roy McGuire accompanied by sure exactly- how it happened. his sisters, Mrs T. R. Dttocy, Led- Schiltz said he assumed the yard, Mrs Richard Menke and boy was about to attach the chain Mrs Laurence Bergman, Attend to the tractor when it occurred, ed funeral services at East His finger was amputated at Moline, 111. for their aunt, Mrs the Estherville hospital. Jean Farrow. - - * Mrs Frank Merron,- Davenport Mr and Mrs Arthur Menke are came Saturday for a visit with parents of a son born Saturday, her son, George and family. Lakota Church Holds Annual Parish Meeting Lakota — .St. Paul's Lutheran church held its annual congregational meeting last Tuesday eve- nig in the parish hall., Reports from the various ^funds were read, discussed and approved. Plans were completed for the new Lutheran Hymnal. Funds will be gathered ' again this year to'build up a scholarship fund for theological workers or parish workers. '• Raymond Hertzke* was elected delegate to the Iowa District convention at Wartburg College in June and Otto Englebarts was elected alternate. Approval was given that the project for 1959 is to gather funds for the .light fixtures in the nave and chancel of the church. Eastern Star Installs Mr and Mrs Ed Looft and Mrs V. A. Barrett attended open installation, of the Swea City Eastern Star Wednesday night. Mrs Barrett was the installing Worthy Matron, the Looft's daughter, Mrs Richard Snyder the installing marshall, Mrs Clarence KrantZ, the installing Chaplain and Mrs Dugan, the 'installing, organist. Mr and Mrs Claude Haag were installed as Worthy. Matron ', and Patron,- and- Mr and Mrs Wallace Schaffer as associate matron' and patron for the year; Carpenter 111 Chris Assmussen, carpenter, has been kept indoors for the past 10 .days with an infection in one foot. Just what caused the infection is not known, but on New Year's Day it started swelling' and was very painful.and he couldn't be on it at all. Surprise Party Saturday evening the three daughters and families of Mr and Mrs Lammert Hippen surprised them at their home on thdir 30th wedding anniversary. The Hippens were married Jan. 9 ,1929 at Buffalo Center. Mrs Hippen was the former Elizabeth Dorenbush. Those present at th celebration werei Lebna (Mr Dick Farrow of Elmore); Rose (Mrs Donald . Hagedorn of Elmore); and Norma (Mrs Wilbur Asche of Titonka). The Hippens have two sons, Henry of St. James, Minn, and John, Des Moines. Auxiliary Meeting The American Legion Auxiliary met Monday evening at the home of Mrs Gretchen Heetland with Mrs Iva Rippentrop as assistant hostess. After a business meeting the ladies played progressive bingo with Mrs Marian Meurer, Mrs Margaret Kollasch and Mrs Fannie Schaumberg being awarded prizes. Ladies Aid Mel St. Paul's Ladies Aid met in the parish hall Wednesday afternoon. New officers began their duties. .A donation was made toward the light fixture fund. Hostesses for the day were Maris Christ, Mary Sachs and •Aileen Dorenbush.- The devotions were given by Delores Sachs. Joan Mabus read prayer and a poem. Rev. Meinecke started the series of Bible studies. Lunch was served at th|, close of the meeting. ' *: ••• The Lakota Band Mothers will meet Monday night in the hot [Unch room at the school. The New Year's .Eve Watch service sponsored by the Luther League of St. Paul's was attended by 70 young members of the local league, Good Hope and Immanuel of Titonka. George Ennon was able to come home, from the hospital in 1 Rochester' Jan. 6, just . three months since he first entered the hospital. Mr and Mrs Leo Willadsen and Sandra of Ledyard were guests of Supt. and Mrs J. W. Cook Tuesday night, : , Walter Janssen, accompanied, by James Bruer, left Wednesday for California where Mr Janssen will visit his'sons. * ? . ' Mr and Mrs John V. Dorenbush and family enjoyed a visit from his brother and family, Mr and Mrs Martin Dorenbush of Hewitt, Minn. Mr and Mrs Russell Winter entertained at dinner Thursday for Mr and Mrs Lewis Olson and their daughter, Miss Eleanor Olson, all of .Estherville. Two showers were held this and Mrs Don Estle and family of tfasM City, Mr and Mrs T. L, Sstle and Mrs Pearl Smith of Laj Afternoon callers were Mr and Mrs Caleb Hartshorn and family of fenton. Mr and Mrs Otto Englebarts were Sunday guests of their son end family, Mr and Mrs Paul Englebarts of Elmore. Mr and Mrs Harry Boekelman and family of Algona were Sunday guests at the home of Mr and Mrs Russell Winter. Sunday visitors at the A. C Klocke home were their son and family, the Marvin Klockes Decorah. Afternoon visitors were Mr and Mrs Glen Klocke anc family of Ledyard and Mr and Mrs Roland Smith Jr. and family of Lakota. In the evening the Walter Klockes of Ledyard were there. On the following day the A. C. Klockes and the Marvin Klockes were dinner guests o the Walter Klockes at Ledyard Mr and Mrs C. P. Ennenberg and Rochelle were guests of he parents, Mr .and Mrs Owen Peter at EmmonS, Minn. Sunday. Mrs Ed Allen of Eagle Grov visited her sister, Mrs I. E. Wort man from Thursday. 13 y%l. ) JTlA o At A-J4 TV UA L Wednesday throUgl On Thursday they and the" Ralph Deweyes of Sac City were dinner guests at the home of Mr and Mrs J. E. Ukena. The Ledyard Township Farm Bureau homemakers club will meet Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. with Mrs Elmer Paulson. Mrs C. C. Gerzema left Monday afternoon for Buffalo Center where she will care for Grandma Frerichs. Mrs John Opheim ,nee Bernadine Stevens, returned Monday to help care -jfor Elsie Baum. Larry Gerzema left Friday for Helena, Montana after spending the holidays with his parents, Mr and Mrs C. C. Gerzema. Mrs Richard E. .Dow and Linda of Mason City were Friday callers at the Richard Mussman home. . Mrs Sophie Ellsworth was a Saturday caller in Mason City and Clear Lake. Sunday guests at the Adolph Poppe Sr. home were Mr and Mrs Albert Sleper, Mr and Mrs Albert Goetz and family, Mr and Mrs James Mayme and family of Ledyard and Mr and Mrs Adolph Poppe Jr. Evening callers were Mr and Mrs Mike Christ Sr. Mr and Mrs Dennis M. Murray, who have been the managers of the Murray Drug and Sundry Store in Lakota for the past several years, have purchased a floral and gift shop in Northfield; Minn. Donna Olson 'underwent a tonsillectomy at Buffalo Center hospital Tuesday mornirig. '" \Mr and Mrs Ray Hertzke were Sunday callers at the C. W., Buckels home. Sunday callers at the John A. Dorenbush home were Mr and Mrs Herman Wessels of Spirit Lake. New Year's Day guests at the Lawrence Lewis home were Rev. and Mrs W. G. Hassebroch and daughters of Des Moines, Mrs Tice Brack of Ledyard, Mr and Mrs Hugh Lewis and family, Mr and Mrs Wilson Brack and Roger and Mr F. T..Lewis and Howard. Richard Sittig of Livermore was a Thursday guest at the C. W. Buckels home. Mrs A. C; Schissel took their daughter Sue to Minneapolis Tuesday where she caught a lane for Langhorfle, P&. where Sue attends school. Mr and Mrs Refineth Beck and ftmily and Mr and Mrs Hetman Bosirva were Thursday nighi visi- ors at the C. A, Wilcox home. Mr and Mrs John A. Dorenbush were Thursday afternoon and evening guests of.Mr and Mrs Wade Dorenbush iu Emmfcns. Monday overnight guests at the W, Buckels home were Mr and Mrs William' Buckels of Jewell. Sunday, Mr and Mrs Ai E. Anderson took their daughter, Sherry, back to her school. in Minneapolis. They were accom panied by Joe Schissel who attends St. Thomas Academy, St Mr,and Mrs LaVe'rle tollman and family of Dclavan, Minn wer6 Sunday guests fit the parental Albert Rippentrop home. The C. A. Wilcox family, the Kenneth Beck family, Mr and Mrs Herman Bosma, Mr and Mrs Al bert Bosma Sr. and Hteyo at tended the 18th wedding attniver sary celebration of Mr 'and Mr Raymond Picht in Armstrong. Mr and Mrs Herman Bosma were Tuesday evening callers at the- Gus Koppen home. Mr and Mrs A. C. Blerstedt and family spent New Year's day with her sister and family, Mr and Mrs Hugo Mittag at Webb. Mr and Mrs Waynard Rippentrop, Topeka, Kansas, spent frbm Wednesday till Sunday at the par- Silver Wedding For Carl Olsons Of Livermore ental Albert Rippentrop home. New /Year's eVe guests at the Albert Bosma Sr. home were Mr and Mrs Kenneth Beck, Mr and Mrs C. A. Wilcox and family, Mr and Mrs Herman. Bosma, Mr and Mrs Albert Bosma, Mr and Mrs Raymond Picht and family of Armstrong and Heyo Bosma. Thursday afternoon guests at the Earl Paulson home were Mr and. Mrs William Coombs of Fairmont, Minn. Wednesday overnight guests at the home of Supt. and Mrs J. W. Cook were Mr and- Mrs Richard Brouer and Judy of Archer. Mr and Mrs Andrew Jansen left Saturday for a two week visit in Santa Ana, Calif. They plan to visit Mrs Jansen's brather, the Rev. Tab Loats and family there; the Morris Wortman family at Venice and the DeWayne Loats family at Hemet, Calif. Verna Maass; daughter of Mr and Mrs Adolph Maass was honored at birthday party Dec. 31 when a group' of friends and neighbors called to help her celebrate and also usher in, the New Year. «i- One hundred rel- ntives nnd friends attended the open house Sunday, Jan. 4, in honor of Mr and Mrs Carl Olson's silver wedding anniversary, . Their son, Alvin, and son-in- law nnd daughter, Mr and Mrs Vernon Sittig acted ns hosts nnd hostess. Their daughter, Ruth, had charge of the guest book and Mrs Gerryl Householder, the former Patricia Faith, presided nt the gift table. The serving table was centered with a lovely book cnke with their names in silver. Mrs John Olson and Mrs Lcroy Gronbach poured coffee and Mrs Guy Raney and Mrs Curtis Olson the punch Mrs Howard Barton and Mrs Ronald Olson assisted in the kitchen. Mrs John Christitmson of Ot tosen who was Mrs Olson's at tendant 25 years ago wtis present Eastern Stars Installs The following officers wer installed at the Eastern Star hal Jan. 3. Worthy matron, Elaine Smith; worthy patron, Elwood Rummens; associate matron, Beth Olson; associate patron, Herbert Raney; secretary, Jessamine Miller; treasurer, Doris Olson; Conductress, Ella Rossing; Ada, Mary MacArthur; RulH, Viva Giddings; Esther, Mardella Carlson; Martha, Vcra Clark; Electa, Virginia Raney; marshal, Northa Choudoin; chaplain, Zelma Clark; and sentinel, Arlene Schultz. Three officers were absent. The installing officer was Mrs Tom Kissinger; installing organist, Mrs Ray Falb; installing chaplain, Mrs Jim Hughes and installing marshal, Mrs Elwood Rummens. ally which is to be held here n May. Mrs Carl Hanselmatt Med aft ntercsUng missionary study. Aft ntcresting letter was read by KTB Heck from Pastor and Mrs Vlaynard Dorow who 'are among he first Lutheran missionaries to Coren. V. The Harold Peterson fftfrrfl? of Atfldftfl (te.j Upper Oft Thuridoy, Jott. 13, Lutheran Aid Meets Mrs Fred Hintz and Mrs Harold Hauck were the hostesses for the Lutheran Ladles aid meeting Thursday. Mrs Glen Schullz, the vice president, presided. Plans were 1 discussed for the spring Relatives here received word that A/1C Larry Stiltz and fam- ly arrived safely nt their new lome in Victorvlllc, Calif, Mr and Mrs Cecil Smith and Mr and Mrs DeVerne Holmes tit- .endcd the wedding of Doris Vtollander and Dwayne Miller at Lhe Little Brown Church in Nashua. Kenneth ( Smith was best man. Mrs Carl UmhrvbcrK of Bode was hostess to the Equality club and Mrs Karen Gregerson wns a guest. Dan O'Neil is a patient at Mercy hospital.. Holiday visitors at the home of Mrs George Davis included the Bob Davis family of Corwith, Ed Melavin of Chicago, Charles Noonan of Brilt and the Tom Davis family of Minneapolis. A son was born to Mr nnd Mrs Wallace Hauck Dec. 20. Father Peter McParllantl of St. Columbans, Neb. spent the week- ,cnd at the Dick Dunphy homo. "Lcubon Hismynsky who is attending college in Amos also visited a tew days during vacation at their home. Mr and Mrs Dick Dunphy and Mary Margaret spent Christmas and New Years at the home of Mrs Maggie Dunphy ami-Kate Farrell. The Herman Becker family were Sunday supper guests at the Julius Becker home. The Julius Becker family spent New Year's eve in the home of Mr and Mrs John Youngwirlh Jr. of Wesley. Mr and Mi's Julius Becker, Mr and Mrs Bill Wilson and Mr and Mrs' Al Foth attended the ice follies in DCS Moines Saturday. New Year's eve guests at the Herbert Runey home were Mr and Mrs Earle Armstrong and Mr arid Mrs Erwin Friday and Judy's friends, June Olson and Jean Kropf of Bode. Pfc. Allen Klein of Ft. Knox, Ky. spent the holidays at the Nick Klein home. The Nick Klein family were New Year guests at the Alvin IClein home near Irvlngton. Algona and the Kenneth family were New Year dinne* guests at the Orville Riley home. Mr and Mrs Cecil Rdfcell tit Logan also visited them during the holidays. A baby girl was born Jan. 2 to Mr nnd Mrs Fred Struthers of Algona, Mrs Strulhfrs will be remembered as the former Phyllis Sykcs. The Harold Gronbach family spent Christmas and the following weekend irt the Twin Cities visiting relatives. Mary Colwoll spent several days in the hospital, Mr and Mrs Jack Ferguson spent a week in Ohio and returned home Saturday night. Academy Senior Wins Reading Contest Honor Julie Elbert, senior at St. Cecelia Academy, was awarded a certificate of honor at the Mohawk Invitational. Interpretive Reading Meet held at Mason City Junior College, Saturday, Jan. 10. Julie totaled 24 points out of a possible 25. 120 readers from approximately 17 schools participated in five rounds of reading during the day. Julie, daughter of Mr and Mrs Joe Elbert, 803 E. Oak Street, was one of the ten outstanding readers selected to read for the entire group at the final session. She read a humorous poem, "Seein 1 Things," by Eugene Field. Other Cccelians participating were Judy Schumacher and Doanna Ludwig, seniors, and Mary Bradley, sophomore. Immaculate Conception High School of Charles City won the first place trophy with an average score of 4.2; Mason City High School and Cresco High School placed second and third will scores of 4.104 and 4.08, respectively. St. Cecelia's average score was 4.0, 4 Algonans In LSJ.C. Bcmd Tour Four area, musicians, Larry Mutzell, Dave Richardson and Allen Reid, Algona freshmen ami Charles Missman, freshman from Woden, are members of the Iowa State Teachers College concert band which will present its first formal concert of the year in the college auditorium at Cedar Falls at 8:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29. The band plans to make a statewide tour from Mar. lt-20 and will hold its spring outdoor concert May 21, BALES BOOKS, register tickets, register carbons, adder and cash register rolls at the Upper Dos Moines Pub. Co., Algona. Portland 4-H Met Portland Boys 4-H met Jan. at the Trunkhill home/ The club discussed plans for a bowling party or an ice skating party Lunch was served by Mrs Trunk- hill. SHOREMEN . . . „ . where a lot of good skates come for fine quality, courtesy and service. You'll like our prices, too. SHOP/kMEN Wesley Air Man To So. Carolina BJUSTROM'S MID-WINTER No "narrow-gauge" car hugs the road like PONTIAC! CA William D. F6x, Wesley, pictured above, has completed his 12 weeks basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. He spent 10 days furlough at home; His parents are Mr and Mrs Frank Fox. Bill left for Charleston Air •Base, in South Carolina, Dec. 23. He is a 1958 graduate of Wesley high and enlisted last September. 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Banns of marriage were pub- ished for the first time for Gerald Ricke, son of Mr and Mrs LeRoy,Ricke and Janice Hoick, daughter of Mr and Mrs Bob Hoick of Britt, in St. Joseph's Catholic church. They have set January 19 as the date for then- wedding. Harold Becker, son of Mns Justine Becker and the- late Matt Becker and Teresa Berle, daughter of Mr and Mrs Alphonse Berte of St. Joe, will be married Jan. 21. ... Mr and Mrs R. E. Newbrough and daughters returned Tuesday of last week from Agenda, Kan. where they spsnt several days with Mrs Newbrough's parents, Mr and Mrs J. J. Anderson. The Newbrough family, were New Year's day guests in the parental, E. R, Newbrough home. Mr and Mrs Herman Bode, Paul and Marlene and Mr and .Mrs Franklin Bode and sons were Sunday dinner guests in the Harry Bode home in Algona. Mr and Mrs J. M. Kunz spent Saturday and Sunday in Dea Moines visiting his mother, Mrs Ann Kunz and other relatives. 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