The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 2, 1959 · Page 30
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 30

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, April 2, 1959
Page 30
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April 2, 1959 &lrjona fflgper. -fie* April 2, 1959 Fri., - April 3 Midwest Caravan SB).. - April 4" Henry Charles &Orth. Tuos"., - April 7 7 to 11 p.m. For Ages 14 to 21 LINK WRAY ~ Ray Men Parents Free & Welcome Teens $1.25 — Checking lOc Thurs., - April 9 HARRY JAMES His Trumpet & Ochestra Checkin? lOc Adm. S1.07 plus tax lot. $2.00 Most of the things we Wait for aren't worth the delay. All things come to those who wait — on themselves. IF IT'S NEWS WE WANT IT PLANTATION BALLROOM WHITTEMORE, IOWA FRIDAY, APRIL 3 Frank Buhr SUNDAY, APRIL 5 Sammy Stevens FRIDAY, APRIL 10 Hard Times Dance Come As You Are "The Haymakers" SUNDAY APRIL 12 Don Hoy Orlie Workman FRIDAY, APRIL 17 SUNDAY, APRIL 19 Ray Lewis No Advance Booth Reservations Doors Open at 8:30 Cub Scouts In 3 Towns Join In Goodwill Task Cub Scouts in three towns in this area, Algona, Fenton and Wesley, will deliver Goodwill clothing bags to every home in those communities Saturday, April 11. Announcement was made this week by Ed Sindelar and Virgil Rohlf, Algona, Gilbert Scribner, Jr., Fenton, and Donald Kraus, Wesley, Cubmaslers. Pickup of the bags will be held a week later, Saturday, April 18. The final half of the project will be completed by Scouts in the three towns. Scoutmasters are John Klesath and Wes Bart- Ittt, Algona, Gilbert Scribner, Jr., Fenton and Reese Martin, Wesley. Thousands of Cub and Boy Scouts in the Prairie Gold Area Council will participate in this year's Scout Good Turn Day Clothing Drive for the handicapped men and women at Good will Industries. < The clothing drive gives persons in each of the communities involved a chance to help the Cubs and Scouts in their project of providing work for less fortunate handicapped men and women. Such articles as discarded clothing, pieces of cloth, regardless of size, fabric or age, curtains, drapes, linens, bedding, shoes I tied together in pairs, small toys, electrical appliances and nil other household articles and u'tensils are badly needed by Goodwill at this time. Newspapers and magazines will not be picked up. Senior Play At Ledyard Friday Ledyard — The Senior Class of Ledyard High, under the direction of Mrs Stuart Butterfield, and Mrs Jean Olson will present its class play "The Family Nobody Wanted" on April 3rd at 8 p.m. at the auditorium. • The cast includes Arno Troff, Gretchen Looft, Kenny Menke, Deanna Wiemer, Craig Thilges, Delores Udsluen, Judy Herzog, Lyle Haag, Sylvia Wilhelmi, Alice Ingebrit'son, Karen Darnell, Denise King, Karin Wallenline, Mary Ann Bartoli, Arden Kra- mersmeier, Bob Barslow, and Dean Gelhaus. Stage: Russ Richter, Lyle Haag. Kirk Johnson; Publicity: Carol Jorgenson. TRAGEDY Malcolm Dingus, Jr. of Keosauqua-died of a heart attack in his r'-ir recently as he was returning from a trip to Ottumwa where he had gone to get blood from the blood bank for his younger brother who had been injured earlier in a pipeline accident His brother died 2 hours after the death of the older brother. How Weidenhoff Plant Will Expand "Jhe Friendly Stc DOWN 2.25 Per Week, Payable Monthly ROTARY TILLER 1 29 50 Garden the modern POWER way! Self-propelled Farmcrest tiller weeds, cultivates, plows—* you only guide it. Plows to 8 in, deep. Springtil tines adjust to wide or narrow row width* Get 5-gal. gas can Free! Tiller with Bolo Tines 139.50 . 38-8896.8904 UNBREAKABLE TINES E-Z REACH CONTROLS ADJUST QUICK DEPTH BAR FREE HOME TRIAL! HOMEGUARD Satin Latex The Perfect Paint for ANY ROOM! RED RIDER America's Finest Riding ROTARY MOWER! 24" CUT x3 Speeds. FORWARP 149 95 TRADE! op to $20 and more for your V old hand or power mower A Breeze through tough mowing jobs with ease! Rugged, dependable—simple to oper-' ate. Easy-reach controls, instant push-button cutting height adjustment. 4'/2 HP heavy duty Clinton engine; recoil starter. Leaf mulcher eliminates tedious hand raking. Free 5-gal. gas canl 36-5634 Test Ride it Today oe your own property! NEW! HEAVY DUTY Transmission Buys this Full-Size RED RAMBLEM RIDING MOWER Only 14.95 DOWN! 1.90 Per Week, Payable Monthly FREE Home Trial! 95 319 Less Your Trade-in 3.50 Per Wetk, Payable Monthly 5 GAL. GAS CAN worth $2.89 with Purchase of ANY RIDER Why walk when you can ride -TRADE TODAY! Mowing's fun when you ride a Red Ramblerl Cuts giant 24" swath. Has powerful 3!A-HP Clinton engine; forward and reverse gears. With leaf mulcher. Free 5-gallo* gas can with Red Rambled 36-56W Velvetized Soft-Tone Finish! 5 19 Per Gallon QUART 1.55 Beautify rooms the "color- magic" .way with economical HOMEguard Satin Latex. Luxury finish paint is scrub- bable, fade proof, dries super fast. Late»t color*! None Finer at ANY PRICE! Super Quality HOMEguard DURA-GLO 229 QT. Use indoors or out—walls, woodwork, metal. 1 7 colors; non-yellowing while. 30-3/01-06,01-10, 12-22 » FREE! Flower Seed Packet with any Lawn 48-IN. SHOVEL Big value buy! Round point shovel has extra strong heat treated blade. 48" handle. 38-760O SPADING FORK Popular 4-tine fork of ktgh carbon sfeel. Easy to use. D-type 30-inch ash handta. 36-3311 MASKING TAPE pives a professional touch to all your painting jobs. 30- yard roll, %-inches wide. 30-7911 PAX-20-lb. BAG Kill aabgrass seedj, fertilize and control soil pests. 40-Lb. Baa Pax 9.9* 34-»7J7, N PAINT BRUSH Fine quality bristle brush at money-saving price. 2'/»* wide. Vulcanized in rubber. 30-tl? ALWAYS BETTER BUYS AT GAMBLES The above drawing shows clearly the 43,000 square foot addition which will be constructed this year on the south side of the present Weidenhoff plant east of Algo'na. Ken Peirce, Vice President and General Manager of the Algona firm announced plans for the addition Saturday morning, Mar. 21. Peirce stated that the new portion of the building will more than double square footage at the local manufacturing plant and will mean an estimated 100 more jobs there within the next year. Wcidonhoff's present quarters, including two additions built in 1957, arc shown in the drawing to the left and above the proposed new portion of the plant, which is designated with diagonal lines. The arrow points north toward highway 18. According to Peirce and W. W. Daniel, Weidenhoff's president, more construction of necessary building space will probably be completed within the next five years. Total cost of the long-scale expansion program was not released. Employees will number almost 200 at Weidenhoff within the next year. (UDM Engraving). Birthday Party Is Much Better late Than Never OtJosen — Kei-mit Fowler ha .a birthday March-16,. at whici time his' friends thought he wa: too busy with the Market Day Sale, so they came a week later on March 23 for a .surprise party Attending were Mr and Mrs Martin Meyer and Eldon, Mr and Mrs Victor Meyer, Mr and Mrs Fred Kampcn, Mr and Mrs Morgan Hagen, Oliver Christiansnn, Mr and Mrs Lester Wehrspann, Mr and Mrs H. J. Nielson, also Mr ind Mrs Gerald Shiflc.-tt and rloward Lcist, Mrs Mark Fow- LT and Edna of Humboldt. Master Sergeant and Mrs liowell Kropf and family left for Arkansas Sunday evening after spending 10 days with his parents, Mr and Mrs Sam Kropf. Sunday Mr and Mrs Sam Cropf and their five sons enjoy- a family dinner at the Marvin Kropf restaurant at Bode. Mr and Mrs Oliver Kinseth vent out to dinner Sunday and vlien they arrived home their children were there to help them celebrate their 43rd wedding anniversary. Attending were Mr and Mrs Robert Naeve of Dakota City, Mr and Mrs James Barber and family of West Bend, Mr and Mrs Olvin Haug and family, Mr and Mrs Richard Kinseth and family, Jerry Kinseth and Ernestine DaJl of Bradgate< The Mount 6. Kinseths of Algona were unable to attend. Mrs John Naeve of Humboldt was also a guest. Students home for the Easter Holiday were Donald Kemna, Jerry Wehrspann and Kenneth Struthers, Ronald Ellingson and Delbert Wehrspann, Peter and Priscilla Holt and Martin Mal- liin, Martha Usher, Charles Lo- ig, Nancy Cooper, Patty Cooper, 'ally and Judy Struthers. Wanda Jacnbson who teaches at lubbard was also home. Mr and Mrs Roger Madsen oC Blair, Neb. came Thursday to .pond the Easter vacation with ler parents, Mr and Mrs Chester Ume. Mrs Madsen will also pend this week here. Other Caster Sunday guests at the Alnes' were Mr and Mrs John Maden, Joan and Don of Bradgatc. Men who are loud and noisy seldom are a howling success. 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