The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 4, 1948 · Page 13
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i-Algona Upper Des Maine* Tuesday, Mey 4, 194§ Junior-Senior Banquet Held By Seneca High Seneca — The Seneca high school junior class was host to ihe senior class and school facul- ;y at a banquet at Estherville, Thursday evening. A carnival theme was carried >ut with balloons hung about on he walls and from the chandeliers. I . The tables were beautifully decorated with centerpieces of sweet peas and candles. Favors were a spray of sweet peas. The programs were lavendar tieci with white ribbo v , the . senior class colors. Jack Loot't, president of the junior class, acted as toastmaster and welcomed their guests. Donald Johnson, president of the senior class, gave the response. Donna Bratrud gave the class prophecy after which Dorothy Os- boi;n played a cornet solo. Donna Moore read the class will which was followed by a piano solo played by Delores Wilberg. Supl. WetzliT, who was then introduced, gave very interesting comments on the school year 1948. The program closed with a vocal solo by Virginia Behrends and the singing of the school song in unison. Following the banquet the guests were entertained at a theatre party at the Grand theater at Estherville. Guests included members of the senior class who are: Donald Johnson, Lois Madsen, Harvey Reutzel, Donna Moore, Gerald Olsen, Virgil Preston, Marlys Jo- hanensen and Shirley Culbertson. Also the following school faculty: Supt. John Wetzler, Thomas Curtis, Mr. and Mrs. James Arbogast Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Anderson. Mrs. Alice Rockne. Miss Marianne Schrietmueller. Miss Mildred Holtom and Mrs. Kaleigh. Senior Class Play The senior class of the Seneca high school presented its class play Tuesday and Wednesday evening to a full house each night The play entitled, "Almost bummer . was a three act comedy with a well chosen cast of characters. Donald Johnson playing the part of Paul Jones, won everyone's sympathy in his strug- gle.to earn a tla 1 , grade in a history" test, which if he achieved would leave him free to spend the summer at the lakes with Jane, his girl friend, played by Shirley Culbertson. Mr. and Mrs. Jones, Paul's exacting parents were plaved by Harvey Reutzel and Lois Madsen. Gerald Olsen, as Junior, the kid brother, was making life miserable for everyone, even for his girl friend. Lilah Johnson, played by Donna Moore, whose expressions of love for Junior em- barrased the latter extremely. Mary, the sister, was played very well by Marlys Johannesen, and Mary's boy friend, Jack played by Virgil Preston, almost got our hero into hotter water when helping him prepare for the fateful history examination. Dale Nyman, looking very scholarly, played .the part of the school principal, who gave the history test, anil Anna, the maid was very well played by Darlene Speth. The play was well presented with each character playing his part well. Much credit' goes to Supt. Wet/ler, who directed the play. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Petersen and Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Anderson attended funeral services for Mrs Melvin Ukena at Ledvard Sunday afternoon. Falling victim to the mumps last week were Mrs. Olaf Ot't- clahl and Evelyn. Clarence Merits is also ill with them. Fenton Couple Observed Silver Wedding Sunday Fenton—Mr. and Mrs. Henry Schulte Celebrated their silver wedding anniversary Sunday. At noon Mr. and Mrs. Schulte entertained at, a luncheon Their guests were their immediate families, Mr. and Mrs. Jacque Otto of DeWitt and Mr. and Mrs. Howard Schulte. In the evening Mr. and Mrs. Schulte and Mr. and Mrs. Otto were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Schulle at Lake Aires. Golden Wedding May 6 Mr. and Mrs. Fred Jentz will observe their golden wedding on Thursday. May. 6, with a divine service in St. John's Lutheran church at 2 p. m. Open house will be held in their home following the service. Hook and Eye Circle The Hook and Eye Sewing Circle met in the home of Mrs. William DeWall on Tuesday afternoon. Guests were Mrs." Charles Weisbrod, Mrs. Louis Weisbrod and Miss Edna Hantelman. Dorcas Sewing Circle The Dorcas Sewing Circle met n the home of Mrs. George Goetsch on Tuesday afternoon. Quests at the circle'were Mrs. George Jorgenson and Mrs. Richard Goetsch. Birlhday Honors Mrs. Wilfred Laabs was honored at a birthday party last Wednesday evening. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Nemitz of Canbv Minn.. Mr. and Mrs. George Mienke and Donald. Tom Brenman, Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Laabs and Amanda Schutt, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Haase and family of Algona. and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Mortensen and family of Fen'ton. Dinner Guesls Sunday dinner guests in the George Goetsch home were Mildred Goetsch and Lynn and Mrs Cutterly of Des Moines, Mr. and Mrs. John Holman. Roy anc Delia. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Theesfield were Sunday afternoon callers. V telman. Lunch was served at the close of a social evening. Miss Hantelman was the recipient of many lovely gifts. Anita Luedtke of Chillicothe, Mo., visited from Thursday to Sunday in the parental Art Lued« tke home. Mi'-, and Mrs. Floyd Torgeson and sons of Bode aijd Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Theesfield were Sunday dinner guests in the -Alvin Zumach home, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Kluss anc Louana and Mrs. Kellogg o; Richmond, Calif., are visiting in the Fred C. Kluss home. Mr. and Mrs. Roland Watson are the parents of a 6 Ib. 13 oz daughter born Monday, April 26 in the General hospital at Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Pete Mortensen, Mr.- and Mrs. Alfred Nelson and Randall of Ringsted and Mr. ahd Mrs. Fred Mortensen and family of Fenton were Sunday dinner guests in the home of Carl and Mrs. Hans Mortensen. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Theesfield were Sunday guests in the Frank Manwarren home at Swea City. Walter and Ed Gramenz of South Bend, Ind., visited recently in the John Gramenz home. Mrs. Hans Baago and Mrs. Will Huskamp, the latter of Fair-, mont, have returned from a visit in the Roland Reimann home, at Arena, Wis. Mrs. Reimann "is the former Leona Baago. Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. George Murphy were Mrs. Retta Eigler and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Eigler and daughters Sharon and Judy. Mr. and Mrs. 'William Fischer were Sunday visitors in the Robert Bleckwenn home at Cylinder. Mildred Goetsch and Lynn and Mrs. Cutterly of Des Moines visited over the weekend in the parental George Goetsch home. Mr. and Mrs. Willmer Hantelman and sons Lowell and Donald left Thursday morning for their home in Laketon, Ind. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Hantelman were Friday evening guests in the Ted Meier home near Whittern ore. More "Tak$ Home", Pay ere was more tak^.-rffefrti' $1,80."For fovtfjrstt BA^'ito ;y for employes slflf««| gftt* instead of trW fRSff tfiaf Hfil ?. - Mfl ,Y 1. The new tacfMl dedflcted orilVidiasM V VHK ALGONA NEWSPAPERS GIVE GREATER COVERAGE Mr. and Mrs. John Micklick and family of Hanlontown visited Sunday in the Ben Mitchell home. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Thompson, Harry Widclel, Marion Widdell and Byron Hauge recently attended a party honoring the birth-day of Arnold Hauge at Le- lancl. Mr. and Mrs. Gerhard Mantelman and family were Sunday dinner guests in the home of Mr and Mrs. Ross Silbough at Graettinger. Miss Edna Hantelman was pleasantly surprised Thursday evening when a group of relatives' and friends dropped in to help her celebrate her birthday. The self invited guests were Mrs. Martin Hantelman, Mrs. william Hantelman, Susan, Glenn and Mary, Mrs. Gerhard Hantelman, Eunice and Paul, Mrs. Christine Hantelman. Mrs. William Fischer. Mrs Leo Woods, • Kay and Donna, Mrs. Kenenth Halverson, Merle and Barbara, and Mrs. Dan Han- County Per Capita Cost Shows Rise The per person cost for administrative offices of Kossuth county rose from $2.31 in 1945 to $2.69 per person in 1946, according to statistics just released by the Iowa Taxpayers Association. This includes the combined costs by counties of board of supervisors, auditor, treasurer, clerk, recorder,- sherif, county supt. of schools, county attorney, and county engineer. In scanning the other counties of the state, the same amount of increase in per person cost seems to prevail. Very few counties showed a decrease. DUCK EGGS Custom Hatched Nealy Hatchery Burt, la. .Flatter, -wider tread with added rubber, and 22% more Hi-Density Cords in a new type construction, these tires are the strongest, longest wearing tires in Hood's long history. New Wider, Flatter Tread i MOE'S SKELLY SERVICE 300 West State ALGONA, IOWA UYS IN at your Implement Dealer 314 NO. 8 LITTLE GENIUS TRACTOR PLOW 214 NO. 8 LITTLE GENIUS TRACTOR PLOW NO. 102 HORSE PLANTER NO. 102 HORSE PLANTER-WITH TRACTOR HITCH AND EXTENSION CHECK HEADS K6 INTERNATIONAL 2 TON TRUCK 176 IN. WB-BARGAIN PRICE ALGONA IMPLEMENT CO. INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER PONTIAC Walt and Deb Hall Commercial St, Rhone 52 There was more „„„„.-. rrtortey for employes slflfUhi urday, May 1. The'new ftu tax deductions will, in moit'eaS* es, be less. If you earn forty dollars a week and there are two in your family you'll pay $2.20 instead of $3.l6j if you claim deductions for mah wire and child you'll pay only 30c instead of $1.40. For those who earn fifty dollars weekly and you claim exemption for man and wife the deduction will be $3.70 instead of five dollars. If you claim deductions for three the amount you^ pay will drop from $3.20 down to $1,80. " instead of trW dedflcted pfl§Vtsiy; % Those wh& earn sftfty dollars weekly pay taxes as fallows; 2, $5.30 instead of $6$0; 3, drops from $5.00 down to $3.40 arid 4 from $3,10 to $i.fiO. Wage earned $hose pay !s, per w'eek • t&ke ' dgduotiiuu J these: 2, froifi $6,40 to $7,4fy .3, from $7,jWto $5:60, aitt*'^*, f/ofrt $5.50 to $3.60. * All along the lihe there are de* creased dedudtioMs,' Thb^e listed above are only samples taken from the new charts received lo cally this Welhousens Pay Visit To Algona Mrs. Wm. Welhousen and her daughter Deloris -,/f Ramsey township were in Algeria"-Saturday forenoon. Deloris, a rural school ;eacher had business at ih4 coun^ .y superintendent's office. Mr. and Mrs. Win. Welhousen .ised to live on a farm in German township northwest of Titonka. It was one of the very good farms n-the vicinity, with a practically new modern home. The place was rented to the son Herman vhen he married and Mr. and Mrs. Welhousen moved to a house it German Valley. They thought hey were retiring. A daughter md son-in-law have the German Valley store. Long years of active farm life made retirement irksome for Mr. and Mrs. Welhousen and they lave gone back to the farm again. They aren't actively engaged ift actual operations, but they are keeping nouse and looking after chores for their soft Wilbur whb is unmarried and owns a former Mousel fnrm between Titonka and Bancroft. Deloris stays at the home and drives to her* school. Algonittn In 'War 7 Maneuver ' 82nd Alfb6rtte ., Port Bragg,, N. C.-T-3 Henry C. Helmers. soft of M>. and Mrs. Henry Helmers, Algorta. l£" 1 AiJl?l* i r t , ln * with, his uhit the 504th;, iirbome infinity, 6* the farhfd 82d airborne division for a third army-ftlnth alt force frfifilnj rrteneuver ih the Ken* ttieky-Tehfifessee botder . reglbft during May. Army and air force personnel from posts and bases throughout the seVen southeastern states will assemble at Camp Campbell, Kentucky, and will be .in the field against "aggressor" forces fof 20 days. 1 The maneuver will end in a o,ur-day all-out air and ground Forces offensive starting May 28 to , drive the "aggressor" out of the Camp. Campbell area. 1C MOVING OR STORING Ir YOUR HOUSEHOLD GOODS contact. . . Brady Transfer & Storage Co. Fort Dodge, Iowa Agents, Allied Van Llnrts, inc., in your locality World's Largest Long Distince Moving Service Excellent equipment, compcteni and courlebus service. Phone or write for estimate on any moving problem, • • • ' -' atf Remember May 9 Is Gifts Mother Appreciates Nothing Could Please Mother More Than s a Pair of Hose Smart spring hoisery in NYLONS that give longer wear. They're full-fashioned for better fit, will not sag or wrinkle at the ankle. 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