The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 6, 1948 · Page 6
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^,t^f$?S! 4-Algoha Upper Das Matnii Tuesday, April 6, 194ft Tribute To Rural Teacher By Mrs. Wfkriin Bucket When reading of teachers most remembered in a recent edition 1 didn't notice any rural teachers mentioned and I felt this was an opportunity to write about a former rural school teacher, the late Ruth Fraser. I have, always had a desire to write a tribute to her. ' Ruth was one of Kossuth's best rural teachers, for many years. She walked many miles over all kinds of roads, in rain, and in blizzards, as well as sunshine, during those years; Arriving at a cold shcool room in the winter months, she built her own fires and had the building warm, for the pupils, and greeted each with a pleasant "good-morning". Ruth-left the school in good, clean order with desks washed and everything in place every evening, usually working until six o'clock. She often took the curtains home and laundered them herself. Ruth did all this her very last term of school, when ill herself, but never complaining. She was as honest as "Old Abe" himself. She was patient, conscientious and a very best teacner to many in the county, I am sure you Would find, if rural people were contacted. She was not my teacher but taught a daughter in the first grade, a son in the eighth and a son in the sixth grade. Ruth did more for more children during those first eight years of their schooling than others realize or give her credit for. But she and her splendid way of teaching are still fresh, in her pupils' memories. Want Ads. TWO - FORONE I Your classified ads run .in BOTH Algona newspapers for onljr one charge, and reach 9,000 families each week. - Tues. - Wed. - Thurs., April 6-7-8 KIRK RHONDA RICHARD DOUGLAS • FLEMING • WEBB STEVE BRODIE • VIRGINIA HUSTON News and Cartoon Fri. - Sat., April 9-10 Added Football Highlights of 1947 Sun. - Mon., April 11-12 Strange encounter! Defiant embraces! /§ Deadly pursuit! COLUMBIA PICTURES piesenls ROBERT MARGUERITE YOUNG-CHAPMAN , • BARTON MicUNE • MIKE MAZURKI 'f. ROBERT BARRAT • CLEM BEVANS j '-;• SciHnplay by Winston MiN» i ; DitKled iv GEORGE SHERMAN • P.odutM t>r EUGENE B. KXWET . &*•• ^wi-. \.-: ; : : :. .•.••- : .:.::'.:i-.> ; .«V. :: '-i"':-v>^'' Added Musical "BORAH MINEVITCH" -COMING- Tues. - Wed. - Thurs. April 13-14-15 Glark Gable Vivian Leigh in 'GONE WITH THE WIND" 2 Shows Daily-2 P. M. and 7:30 P.M. Prices 14c-55c tie to. UJEVEHBERC WORK SHOES They're built from the ground upl Heavy -leather soles and sturdy uppers that are triple- stitched for strength. Select your favorite style from our large assortment. $ft95 8 -WILLIAMS Clothiers Clear Lake Man Rotary Speaker The ftev. fid*tV. % Cay t Clear Lake Congfegatidhal pastor, was song'leader and speaker at the Rotary club's riodn luncheon Monday at the Country club 'An- ne:ijf and gave: ft dynamic address. The Rev. John P. Clyde, local Congregational pastor, was a club guest. Mr. Day is a Rotarian. Mr. Day was a son of the Rev. F. E. Day, who was Methodist pastor here ih the late nineties and built the present Methodiit church. As a boy Mr. Day (Clear Lake) roamed Algona streets and he still remembers oldtime business places here. \ After Mr. ^ay's address the Rev. Mr. Brand took Messrs. Day and Clyde 'to the Methodist church, where Mr. Day was much interested to renew memories of his late father. Salvation Army Gets $1500 Here It was announced today by A. E. Kresensky, president of the Kossuth V County Community Chest with headquarters in Algona, that the Salvation Army had been paid its county quo- la of $1600.00 in full. Of this amount. $300.00 has been deposited in a local bank to be spent for charitable purposes in the county during the ensuing year by the local Army Service Unit Committee, mado ,up of the following citizens; 'Chairman Harold McNertney, treasurer H. L. Gilmore, Miss Antoinette Bonn- stcttcr, Dr. M. G. Bourne, Dr. R. C. Dewcl and R. B. Waller. The Salvati.bn Army wishes to avail itself of this means to most sincerely thank, not only the Chest odiclals, but all residents of the county who have had a hand in helping to achieve thiis victory. LAKOTA Return From Visit Mrs. W. D. Ley and little daughter Carolyn came home last week Wednesday evening by train to Estherville after a 10-day visit with her parents, the Rev and Mrs. Odland at Clark, S. D. W. E. Ly met her at Estherville. She reports her father, the Rev Odland, as improving slowly. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Kienitz visited last week Sunday at the Clifford Holdings at Burt. Mrs. Holding, who is a sister of Mrs. Kienitz recently returned hoiru following an operation. Dr. and Mrs. R. L. Williams left last week Tuesday for Iowa City, where Doctor Williams attended a short course in Internal Medicine at the State University of Iowa hospitals. Mrs. Williams visi'ted friends. Eugene : ...Wirtjes- returned recently from California, where he spent part of the winter. Mr. and Mrs. Wade Ball of Algona were last week Sunday visitors at the'I. E. Wortman's. Norma Olthoff, who teaches in Manly, la., spent the weekend of March 26-28 visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Olthoff. WANT ADS BRING RESULTS. 1 New Homes Up At Lu Verne This Summer TOW homes and Improvements >are taking place In LuVerne. this spring. William Schiptill hns a crew of -arpenters remodeling arid building an addition on hi§ house he Decently purchased from Dale Brayton. that house -Is in the north part of towri^Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Black have, built a small house on the property of 'his parents, Mr. and Mrs.fM&x Black. On Friday the Msenient was dug for the new Btffie oh the lot Mr. ahd Mrs. Le^i$ Olson of Humbpldt purchased from Edward Lindebak. '• The basement was started Saturday for the Lyle'Mersom hous'e that Fred Hinz purchased, that house will be moved from the acreage as soon as basement and moving conditions are right. Albert Schipull purchased the small house Mr. and Mrs. William Bigintjs built in February, J947, on the acreage of Walter Hefti. Mr. Schipull will move it to his farm where he will make a home for bis son Everett and wife, Mr. and Mrs. 'William Bigings Friday purchased a lot from Mr. Hefti west from where their house was built a year ago. the materials are being assembled on the lot where a new home will be erected at once.. Mrs. Charles Olson Funeral At Burt Burt—Mrs. Charles Olson, who went to Rochester a week ago Wednesday, died in the hospital there Wednesday night. Mrs. Olson had been in poor health since January and went to Rochester for an examination and treatment. Mr. Olson and his daughter Mrs. Dean Meier, had called on her Tuesday and she seemed to be getting along as well as usual. Wednesday evening Mr. Olson received a call saying she was worse. He and his daughter left immediately and reached there about ten o'clock. She ^knew them, but died about an hour later. Anna Lucille Godden was born on February 26, 1889, at .Burt, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs,,' William J. Godden. She grew up here and on October 31, 1916 she was'mar- ried to Charles Olson at Fairmont; Minn. They made their home in this vicinity all of their married-life with the exception of about five years, which, they spent at Tacoma. Wash. They returned to Burt less than a'"year ago. ' To this union four children were born, two of whom died in infancy. She is survived by her husband, her two daughter, Lyla (Mrs. Win. Martinson) of, Madison, Wis., and Leta (Mrs. /Dean Meier)_ of Tacoma, Wash'., : : three grandchildren, two brothers'- Roy Godden of St. Paul, Minn., ; Bert Godden of Burt, and a sister, Mrs. Mlftrt pteeed- bf other in death l . s<*H?jcei^were'> held ffft6ffi66n St the PfeSb chufch, .the ftev,,Ray K Mill/ c,ojiductiftg . the sef vice, BuV ,lal was ih the i&uft cemetery. ; it, i. mi, i i-lnl-i ir.f ,, LuVerne Musical Units In LuV*rn» — 1*he LuVerrio high school rttusie depar'tment presented its soloists and small groups in a program at the school auditorium, ' Wednesday evening, 'March 31, at 8 p. m, the music contest for the parti' cipants -appeared at Oraettiriger April 3. the young people on the pro gram i* were Dwight Sorenson, Marilyn Miller, Delores Lund, •James Phillips, Robert Pergande, Russell Phillips, Sally 'Shirk, Charlehe Henry, Barbara Meyer, Elton Wood, • Merlyn Swanson, Mildred Lcnz, Jolene Sanford, Betty Schuk. Joanne Sanford, Earl Gronbach. Robert Carstensen, Jean Pcnton, Joan Ponton. Marilyn Hefti. t ' ' Weather Designed Especially for Lou Who Are 5'4 s Or Under Monica's intcrprcta. tion of the new Spring look in ^ Brief Size two-piccer. Of crisp, tubbaWe Koolyo, with self.embroider«d seal* lops, nippcd-in waist, saucy plwcd In g }jo« of Spring shades, $jz«s 10 to 20. Weather. statistics for March reveal that 'the average temperature was 30,5 degrees,- or 2.G degrees b61pw norm?!,' that there was 2.39 inches of 'rain, and 10.4 inches.- of. snow, Harry Nolle, weatherman, reports. ' the 'week's weather; . ato '•;;'••• /.. : High March 30 '-—--_.._.. ^..52 March 31 (.57R) — .i....48 April 1 .:__—. ..'...._.45 April 2 _.ii ..... __•_ ____ 34 (April 3 :.v-:...-...j.^:.._70 •April .4- —'.....— _...___72 •April ,5 •._,_„__'___ ____ .62 Low 30 32 24 22 30 47 35 HOSPITALS ; . Kossuih Hospital,' March 21—Mrs. Everett Stiles, Algona, boy 7 Ibs. 15 oz. : March 26—Mrs. P.-Meyer, Woden, girl 8 Ibs. 8%-flz-.; Mrs. Paul Egel, .LuVerne, boy G Ibs. 2 oz. . March 30—Mrs..; Jack Fisher, Britt, boy 7 Ibs. 3 oz. April 1—Mrs. Loll'Ricke, Wesley, girl 6 Ibs. 12 ofc.,- Mrs. Harlan G. Marlow, Lone .Rock,* girl 7 Ibs. 6% oz. . . , . ' • April 2—Mrs. Thees Shreken- berg, LuVerne, girl 1 8 Ibs. 2 oz. April 4—Myrna'Jean Rike, Titonka, medical; Herbert Rosenau, Algona, medical.- ; ' ' April 5—Mrs. Gertrude Grandgenett, S.t. Benedict, girl 7 Ibs. 7 oz. . Rail And Freight Servke Cut, Bode Bed* «* Ltiedl pa-ssMget -and freight service thf 6ugh Bbde has been curtailed and the Bassenge? train t>n the, ftdek Island nbw runs bvery, other day, and the local freight -trains three times &' week, - < . ' , Mail comes -by • trUck from Clarion the day there is no pas* senger train and. oh the return trip makes a pickup here. All outgoing mall must be in the postoffice by 10 p. m. this change also effects Livermore, 'Ottosen artd West Bendr Lotts Creek Girl Honored, Show er of ' /: women from this .vicinity tended the miscellaneous' sh'dwer held thursday evening at 'the Lutheran school basement in Lotts Creek in honor of Caroline *?"• *"/,ft!VJflF*?J' 4^ * „*. "%•>'• 'C'l'" Y • ',,- y >,'»,'"' nt&r W .de lit' relf " s. Wdfter: , sett . e eudt o - • '.were ,M§stliimes Hien* a, .;Reffina?dt Behnkg, eyer> Victor Daii/.Ketbeft Paul ahd £L,orenz uaaeYArnom oaoe relda, Lewis' Wehtstfaw, AH- .yehMBan, AufetfSl VtiUdi Sft, y JffCTSt Vaudt Jf., fe 3, Butler, Pfedf-Bietstedt, Merman Baas, 'Miss Elaine 'Behnke*, dene • Mar* :nli - Mdrtyn Wdgenef, Clafa fiudfc-Elmer Qfelnefi, aHd Cal- lift -TrjL^-tkJl i 1 k •r. .' -^ ; - ......... - - ... n.-i Car Plate Clips ; Must Now Be On &ednes-dj»y, March 3l| marked tte limit of t6lerahc6 in the matter pi automobile lleehse renew- ,als for>1048. 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