The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 20, 1959 · Page 11
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7 Tidbits by Evelyn thi* fo being iiafried that ,w ei . taring day, Aug. 4> and besides being noted for, that, it brings to mind _the date on which my great-aunt, Bmmaline Heckart died in Zephyr Hills, Fla., and on the bright side, my cousin, Melvm Henderson's daughter Gayle's birthday and the second anniversary of little Louise Black. * * * Futthef mention bf the day* I was talking with Helen Anderson who said she had received a card from Ruth MoMahon who, ' With her husband Roy vacationed, in Canada. ' I always think of Canadh as being bitterly cold in winter and delightfully cool in summer. This is riot true, the last part at least, for Ruth, said they had been caught in a heat wave. ** •*.,.* More conversation, topic heat, with Florence Beardsley who told me her sons Junior and Walter are here with their families. Junior lives in Austin, Texas, and Walter at Midland, same state. I said, "We're dishing out just the kind they give us. This is weather a "la Houston." * * * A card from Edna Siebbins Who with her sister Margarel Winslow Ross, was here to see me a few weeks ago and both v/ent -from here to Minneapolis to visit 'relatives, says "I leave -Aug. 21 for Pomona, Calif." (her home) Mrs Dean Jergenson called me the other day to give me the greetings Jim and Carol Wychor sent from. Muskegon, Mich, where they moved last winter The Jergensons have been visit ing them and report they like the city very much. Little Jimmie is a big boy — tips the scales a 30 pounds and he isn't a yea: old. Swimming in Lake Michi ,gan was a source of pleasure, am a trip to Chicago highlighted th . > Jergenson's vacation. They did a lot of sight-seeing, and Chicagi js just the place to do it. Th ihildren, Douglas and Barbara were along and received quite an education the pleasant way. * * * Betty Holt, R.N. at Good Sam- ritan, gave herself a shower of ce water the other day. She lipped arid in the fall ;the water prayed up into her face. No in- uries, just chagrin and a little dampness. • * * * Myrna Otlbft and her son Web drove to Des Moines Saturday to meet her brother Herliss Minkler and his daughter Elena, Biloxi, Elena, 13, is going to spend he rest of the 4erliss is leaving "or (Baltimore, M< summer here, in a few days where he -will with no results. * * « ¥0 thi «« of names of visitors to the grotto at West Betid can be added Mrs John Nelsoft and children, of Ryan, Saskatchewan, Can., end Mr and Mrs Roger Hayes, Marshalltown who have been guests of Mr and Mrs G. W. Naylor. They, were greatly .impressed With the place and are certain Canada has no such competitive creation. * » W 'i Another / }eb, not of ih* hoi day variety, but nevertheless being done cheerfully, was when the ladies of St. Thomas Episcopal church went into action and aoard a mercha'nt ship and will je gone for some time. He is with the steward department. It s seventeen years since ho and nis sisters have been together. It ,s quite an interesting story, and typical, in a way. The father was. what shall I call it, inflicted or obessed, with wander-lust. The | mother grew tired of going from place to place With three small children, Myrna, Madeline and Herliss, and there came a parting of ways. One little girl was made a welcome addition to a home of her aunt and uncle in Whittemore. This was Madeline and the relatives were Forest land Addie Driver. Myrna was chosen by her aunt Maude Blake and May kept Herliss at her mother's home as he was such a little fellow. All went well. The girls had good homes and the mother- saw them as often as possible, also the father. Time has passed and Web died several years ago. May made her home here awhile and finally went to live in California. She died a few years ago but the sad part of the story is that Herliss was at sea and could not be reached in time to see his mother before her passing. And now after 'all these years, what joy. it must be to get together with his sisters. * * * I hope the little black dog thai joined OVtrsi Teeter and me on the front porch the other night was able to find his way back to his family. He is a cute little fellow and loves the women. At leasl he showed asffection for_ us and When*men came up the walk, he'd cower under a chair till he figured the danger had passed. We started with all the dog names we could think of from A to Z attacked several bushels of vegetables. Yeah, that's the truth. They did it in preparation for the Kossuth County fair coming up soon and for the base of vegetable soup they will serve. Now don't be aghast. I was till Ruth Raney explained the vegetables will be prepared and plac- deep freeze till time Richard Ristau Is Wed To Of Algona Spencer Girl' ed in the or use. Our little 104 year old Mrs Roberts, mother of the late Mrs'Min- nie Jones and the lafe Mrs Martha Andrews left us Tuesday U make her home with Mrs Mary Stainbrook at W'hittemore. Here she will be able to be out o doors. Unfortunately the onlj available room for her here when she came was on'thirc floor. It is a problem to have access to the outdoors when one has reached her years and for anyone for,that matter, who is not vigorous. • * * # When I read of the barn fire on the farm south of Irvington, I felt quite certain it must have been on what I knew as the Omar Clcary farm owned by the Max Herbsts, parents of Joel and the late Theo. That farm is dear to the hearts of a group of my friends and myself for it was on that farm that we camped threu different summers in years gone by. I described the farm to Olive Herb&t just to be sure, and it tallies completely. Jessie Smith lived there with the Ctearys, her uncle and aunt and we saw her at the farm house quite frequent- When I had some tomato juice served to me the other evening Katherine Voigt had been here to sfie her father John Prew and Karen called on me Ihn >ther clny I didn't recognize him —he hns changed a lot, has put on a little weight,,though he still hns n sveltb figure. Karen Ifl a ittlo darling nnd enjoys conversation. She is a prodly child and ins charming'manners., 1 think ! would hfivo recognized Ed in little- white had T looked nt him a moment longer, for he resembles his father, O. ft. Lning very •rfuch. The bnings have been on an auto trip in California. Ed is taking a law course tit Stanford and will soon be attending classes ngain. Nellie Van Allen U home frory Burbank. Calif., where she visit cd her son-in-lnw nnd diiughtei Mr and Mrs 'Lloyd Keith am family. The son Allen Keith i in service and she snw him at Hit naval base to which he is assign ed. Among the former Algonnn she saw were Mr nnd Mrs Hnrr Dailey of Cnmpton. She nlso snw her aunt, Mrs Margaret. Dniley She called on Mrs Mary Quinn i Santa .Monica. Mrs Quinn mnke her homo with her dmiglitr Philomenn, whose husband w; the Inte Peter Chubb, Nellie cnme home via Albuquerque where she vifited tier cousin nnd husband, Mr nnd Mrs Frank Hornn. Mr lloran is city attorney nnd hiK wife is n sister of Tim nnd Loyola O'Brien. thundoy, Aug 30,. 1959 Algeno (Id.) Uj»p*f Oil Mdl*#*-J Union Aletheans The Union Alethean girls 44t 'Id their meeting nt the home of trace Mc'Kim Aug. 10. Susan Nitohnla gave a report •"ood committee for the next ng, n picnic at the State >nrk are Mary Beth Reilly, Janet Srpelding, iDiane Jensen and Shnron Willrett. Recreation committee is Linrln Dockts, Sandra 'ingel nnd Mnrg ret Glaser. Janet Erpelding and *tadohfta Erpclding gave talks, Mafcia and Janet Aftgle gav% d demonstration and Judy Wittrett ttad rccfcwtion. Guest mothers were Mrs Glaser, Mrs Hunt, <Mra Win. Dodds and Mrs Walker. Early railroad passenger ears we.re about 15 feet long and seven feet wide, scarcely Jafrger than a stagecoach. Karen Joyce Green became the bride of Richard D. Ristau in Sacred Heart Catholic church at Spencer'July 25. The couple's parents are Mr and Mrs Claude A. Green of Spencer and Ml* and Mrs Arthur H. Ristau, Algona. The bride, escorted to the altar by her father, wore a floor length gown of white net over ice blue satin. Her jewelry was a rhinestone necklace and matching earrings, a gift from the bridegroom, and her flowers, an arrangement of white roses. Maid of honor was Lois Linen, Portsmouth. Robert Kuhhnnn, Ottosen, served us best man. A reception in the church pur- lors followed the ceremony. Two- hundred guests wore present. The bride is a graduate of Spencer high school. The bridegroom is a graduate of St. Cocc- lia's Academy here and Is employed by the Northwestern Railroad at Eagle Grove. Following a two week trip to the west coast, the couple will live at Hawarden. ('Missal Photo- UDM Engraving) stopped to talk with me. She said the juice reminded her of a recipe she had lost for flavored juice. I told her I had it and would phone her. It sounds silly for me to have brought our faithful family recipe book from home to a nursing home, but it HUTCH INS CHAMPL1N A GREAT NAME IN THE GREAT PLAINS "CUSTOMER GIFT SHOWER" OIL CHANGE FINN'S "CUSTOMER GIFT SHOWER" Certificate For DECORATED CAKE For Any Occasion Another "Dear Abby"—"Which s better? To go to n school dnnce with n creep or to sit. at tome?" All Shook Up." Dear Shook—Go with the creep nnd oolt over the. crop." * * * Mrs Agnes Laidley has a lovely cor.snge given her by one of her dnughters-in-liiw. She sent it down by one of the nurses for me to see. 1 too have beautiful flowers, thanks to Mrs Soren Ditlrlksen. To her nlso goes my sympathy. -i J •' f AHEAD /A/ MAWKIJY PIONEER'S safer maturity puts extra profits WANT ADS BRING RESULTS GREASE JOB Saturday Special — Home Style Bread — 19c Delicious Cookies Ice Cream — $1.32 Gallon — All Flavors has come in handy already. * * • Good old Iowa. She alway comes to the rescue. Just whcr we feel we can't possibly stanc another day of heat and humid ity, along comes a lovely north breeze and last night, Aug. 6, we slept under blankets. Today js a dream. This is written Aug. 6) The George Balluffs have had a nice vacation — a week oi cabin life on the Mississippi riven near Guttenberg. We discussed Pike's Peak which is near McGregor and were agreed on it's good and bad points. We even got in.to a discussion of circuses and parades, almost tearful at the passing of such fine entertainment. Added to the tears jw;as .disgust at the recent advertising of old fashioned parade which turned out to be a truck of caged animals, hidden .from view a band of not much consequence and all that established it as old fashioned parade was an honest- to-goodness caliope. Sifted down old limes are the best times." MUS'rC'LA/fD "CUSTOMER GIFT SHOWER" TWO $1.98 HI-FIDELITY ALBUMS CARSON'S (FORMERLY COWAN BUILDING SUPPLY) "CUSTOMER GIFT SHOWER" DELUXE RUBBER FATIGUE MAT "Jo Rest Mom's Tired Feet" .^^^^^^^•^^^^^^^•••••^••••••••••^•••i RUSK DRUG & JEWELRY '' C USTOMER GIFT -SHOWER" LADIES' JEWELRY CASE tun SOFTLY LINED ALGONA REFRIGERATION "CUSTOMER GIFT SHOWER" FREE SERVICE CALL FOR HOME APPLIANCES CULLEN HARDWARE "CUSTOMER GIFT SHOWER" $3.95 Simulated Gold PLANTER "Stand It or Hang It 71 into your corn crop . . . Maturity that's "right" for your area plus yields you'd expect i rom a later hybrid. That's what you get from Pioneer corn, as shown by official yield tests. 1'ioneer's maturity advantage puts extra profits into corn growing every year . . . shows up rnost during a fall when drying conditions are poor. That's when drier Pioneer corn may mean the cliff erence between corn safely cribbed and corn too wet to store, too cheap to sell. For big yields of sound, high quality corn, plant Pioneer. Order now. Your Local Pioneer Salesmen: OOw When Ed Laing and his little. 803-A Sewing Machine BIG NEWS is the revolutionary Free-Weslinghouse Super Delux Automaticl It's an "automatic seller . . . designed for Ihe need of everyone . . . It's the one ma chine designed to "do everything . . . doing it simply, easily, wii perfect precision. As Low As $89.88 TERMS Bjustrom Furniture TF R. I. Mawdsley Algona Aaron Steussy . , Algona Ted Hoover, Sr Burt Henry Schroeder Lone Rock Eugene Kollasch Bode Walter Vqudt Whittemore Robinson Produce Wesley Jack Dethmers — Garner District Sales Mgr. (33 & 36{ smoothest ride! One off the 7 big bests Chevrolet gives you over any other car In Its Held TONY'S CITIES SERVICE & DAIRY BAR "CUSTOMER GIFT SHOWER" $3 CREDIT CITIES ^^^^^^kfc S 1 ON Grease Job AND ,_ ppr Oil Change SlRVISi Anyone who's ever taken a Chevy over a choppy country road can tell you how lightly Chevrolet's Full Coil suspension handles rough going —and coil springs never squeak, never need grease! Try this velvet way of going for yourself. Once you do, you'll find your own way of saying what MOTOR TREND magazine puts this way: ". . . the smoothest, most quiet, softest riding car in its price class." But the happiest part of it all is that this Full Coil ride is just one of seven big bests—all documented by published opinions of experts and on-the-record facta and figures. BEST ROOM-Official dimension? reported to A.M.A.* show that Chevrolet sedans offer more front seat head room than all but one of the Jn'0/t-priced cars—more front seat hip room (by up to 5.9 iochea). tbaa Uu> "other two" ol the leading low-priced three. BEST ENGINE-Chevrolet engines have long won expert praise from virtually every automobile magazine, and, just recently, Chevrolet received the NASCARt Outstanding Achievement award for "the creation and continuing development of America's most efficient V-type engines," BEST ECONOMY-A pair of Chevrolet sixes with Powerglide won their class in this year's Mobil- gas Economy Run, topping every other full-sized car. And the winning mileage was a whopping 22.38 tn.p.g. BEST BRAKES-Chevy's bonded- lining brakes are the biggest in their field, built for up to 66% longer life. In a direct competition conducted by NASCAR, Chevy out* atopped both of the other leading low-priced can hi a leal of repeated stops from highway speeds. BEST STYLE-Ifs the only ear of the leading low-priced 3 that's unmistakably modern in every Una, "In its price class," says POPULAR SCIENCE magazine, "a ne* high in daring styling." BEST TRADE-IN-Any N,A.D.A.t Guide Book can give you the figures on Chevy's extra value. You'll find that Chevrolet used car prices last year averaged up to $123 higher than comparable models of the "other two," Your Chevrolet dealer will be happy to tell you about a whole host of other advantages besides these tevem Why not drop by his showroom t Advancement M|| Bweareit, for Stock C*s Visit your local authorized Chevrolet deafer and see how mqch more KOSSUTH MOTOR CO. 109 S. HALL AIGQNA, IOWA CY J .._*.- lr, T V

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