Titonka Topic from Titonka, Iowa on October 3, 1974 · Page 1
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Titonka, Iowa
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Thursday, October 3, 1974
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THE TITONKA TOPIC, TITONKA, IOWA, OCTOBER 3. 1974 LOCAL HAPPENINGS -:- Mrs. Lawrence Govern was a Monday afternoon caller i n the ?™ of Mrs - Julia Reynolds and Florence. Mrs. Morris Givens visited in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Wolf at Algona while Mr. Givens, Mr. Wolf and Dr. John Lesiak were on a fishing trip at Bena, Minn, from Thursday through Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brandt are the parents of a daughter 'bor n Saturday, Sept. 28 at Memorial Hospital in Britt. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and has .been named Cynthia Lea. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Harley Brandt and Mr and Mrs. Bill, Madsen. Great- grandparents are Mr and Mrs William Madse n of Burt and Mrs. Maggie Brandt. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Kiley and family have moved into the Zwiefel Apartment, and he started his new job as city maintenance man on Monday. Mr. and Mrs. David Boekelman and family of Lakota, Mr. and Mrs. Roger Evans nd Chad of Buffalo Center were Sunday afternoon visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Boekelman. Mrs. Ellen Boelkes accompanied Mrs. Junice Beenken and Lee to Alton on Monday to attend the Baptismal Service for Mrs. Boelkes' granddaugh- er, Krislyn Jo Hansen at St. Mary's Church. After the service, they and the Joe Hansen family and friends were luncheon guests n the home of Krislyn's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Hansen. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Baade returned recently from a week vacation and sightseeing trip through the Badlands, Black Hills and Montana. ' Mr. and Mrs. Bill Rode were a week ago Tuesday evening visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Boekelman. Chicken Night Every Thursday 8:00 to 12:00 p.m. All You Can Eat $ 2 B58 — MENU — BROASTED CHICKEN COLE SLAW — BISCUIT RED DOG LOUNGE TITONKA, IOWA FIRE PREVENTION WEEK Next week, October 6th through October 12th, is Fire Prevention Week. Harvest time and dry fall weather usually bring a few fire calls. Exercise all caution to see that fire does not have a chance to start. Increased costs of buildings and farm machinery would also serve to remind everyone to check property insurance to see that all items are covered for their present value. Call on us if we can be of any assistance in checking your fire insurance coverage, BOYKEN INSURANCE AGENCY Titonka Savings Bank Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Mrs. Fer n Higdon of Britt visited in the home of her mother, Mrs. Minnie Oesterreicher, Sunday and Monday. Mrs. Veva Keagle is visiting relatives in Minneapolis for a time. Mrs. Phil Jaren and Mrs. Helen Jaren were Friday afternoon visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Govern and Vincent Govern. DON'T MISS IT! .... TITONKA BEEF DAY SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5th BEEF DINNER - — MENU — BARBECUED BEEF ON A BUN HOT BAKED BEANS — POTATO CHIPS COFFEE or MILK — ICE CREAM - FREE DRAWING Frig ida ire ELECTRIC RANGE (Donated by Beed Hardware ) NISSEN Beef Hind Quarter NISSEN Beef Front Quarter Donation: $1.50 Sponsored by Titonka Chamber of Commerce HELP WANTED Welp's Feed Mill is looking for top-notch people. If you are interested in 1. Top Wages 2. Good Hours 3. Excellent Fringe Benefits 4. Year-Round Steady Employment Apply now for the truck driving and Feed Mill positions now available. CONTACT* WELP'S FEED*MILL Call 885-2366 ' Bancroft, Iowa Mrs. Hazel Stott entertained the Tuesday Bridge Club in her home ifchis week. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Govern, Vincent Govern, Sister Mae Murphy of Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. Farrow enjoyed supper out Friday evening in honor of Vince's and Sister Murphy's birthdays. ^^^ Mrs. Lawrence Loeschen and Mrs. Albert Loeschen drove to Mason City on Saturday to meet Violets sister, Mrs. Clara McKinnon, of Barstow, Calif. She will be visiting friends and relatives in .the area for a time. Joyce Boekelman of Royal was a weekend visitor in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Boekelman. Mrs. Floyd Lichtenberger of Tempe, Ariz, spent the week with her sister, Louise Stockwell. They .visited another sister, Emma, at the Good Samar- tan Home in Algona on Tuesday. Donald Inter-mill of Knoxville was a weekend visitor in the home of Leone Intenmill. Mr. and Mrs. Wade Dorenbush of Alden, Minn., and Mrs. Peggy Weaver of Buffalo Center were Sunday dinner andJ supper guests in the home of] Reka Koch. Mr. and Mrs. Bradford Buffing-ton met Mrs. Nancy Foster of Peoria, 111. and they visited in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Sid Buffington at New Hope, Minn, on Sunday. On Monday, Mrs. B. Buffington and Mrs. Foster drove to Brookings, S. D. to visit a great aunt, Mrs. Rose Prather, and her son, Mr. and Mrs. Gene Prather. They returned to Titonka on Monday and Mrs. Foster remained to visit until Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Rod Isebrand of Garden City, Minn, are the parents of a son, Brian Joel, born at 9:23 a.m., Sunday, Sept.. 29. He weighed 8 pounds' 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Morris Isebrand and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Gingrich. Great-granlparents are Mrs. Johanna Franzen, Mr. and Mrs. Senus Isebrand, Mr. and Mrs. Loyal Gingrich, and Mr. and Mrs. George Comontos of Tacoma, Wash. Last Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Keith Schaa, Laurie and Jeff of Ellsworth picked up their grandma, Mrs. Lena Huisman, and they all attended services at the Baptist Church in Bancroft. From there they took her out for dinner at the cafe in Burt. In the afternoon they visited in her home. Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Pannkuk and Brian came to have lunch with them. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Thomas and Brian were weekend visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Don Michaelsen. Mr. and Mrs. Pat Orthel were dinner guests on Sunday. Last Thursday, Mrs. Harold Schaa and Mrs. Elton Huisman of Kamrar were dinner guests in the home of their mother, Mrs. Lena Huisman. In the afternoon, they all had lunch wiith Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Pannkuk, and then visited Mrs. Sadie Gray at the Care Center Mr. and Mrs. Bradford Buffington, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Hansen, and Mr. Ross Buffington attended a 40th anniversary dinner held at the Holiday Inn in ,Mason City on Saturday evening in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Leo Orithel. The event was hosted by the Orthels' children Mr. and Mrs. Bud Meier and Mark returned Sunday night after -spending the weekend in Northeastern Iowa sightseeing and visiting points of interest in Spillville, McGregor and Prairie du Chein, Wise. The leaf colors were at their peak and very beautiful. (Jtjurclj ^Efcerg TITONKA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Roy Hjelmaas, Pastor Sunday, October 6 9:15 a.m. Sunday School. 10:30 p.m. Worship Service j Worldwide Communion Sunday Tuesday, October 8 Mason City District United Methodist Women's Meeting i n Charles City. Cars leave from ;he church at 7:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 9 2:00 p.m. United Methodist Women. 7:30 p.m. Sunday School Teachers Meeting. LAWN-BOY 9 SUPERSTARTERS 21" Deluxe Setf-Propelled 5? is Easy fingertip starting Lawn-Boy engine. Safety-guarded all-gear drive applies power to the rear wheels. Safety interlock system prevents starting of engine when drive is engaged. Snap-on grass bag with pivoting support rod for dose maneuvering. Extra quiet under-the-deck muffler. Patented safety features. 6 cutting heights. 1-year warranty. 21" Solid State Pushabte Solid State Ignition with a hotter spark for Quick starts... new simplified carburetor with 1/3 fewer parts for Sure starts. Solid State means no condenser or points to replace. Snap-on grass bag with pivoting support rod. Patented safety features. Under-the-deck muffler. 6 cutting heights. 1 -year warranty. See Your Local Lawn-Boy Dealer and Check For Availability Of "74 Models. Farmers Co-op Oil Co, Phone 928-2614 TitQiiku, Iowa DOAN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Roy Hjclmaas, Pastor Sunday, October 6 9:00 a.m. Worship Service Worldwide Communion Sunday 10:00 a.m. Sunday School. Thursday, October 3 2:00 p.m. United Methodist Women. Monday, October 7 8:00 p.m. Administrative Bd. Tuesday, October 8 Mason City District United Methodist Women's Meeting i n Charles City. EMMANUEL LUTHERAN Ted Ager, Pastor Sunday, October 6 8:55 a.m. Gr. 7 confirmation 8:55 a.m. Sunday School. 10:00 a.m. Worship Service 7:00 p.m. Luther League to be guests of Good Hope for a hay ride. Thursday, October 3 8:00 p.m. Brotherhood. Monday, October 7 8:00 p.m. Church Council. Wednesday, October 9 6:15 p.m. Gr. 8 confirmation 7:30 p.m. Gr. 9 confirmation 7:30 p.m. Sr. Choir practice. Coming soon! Mission Festival on Sunday, October 13 Mr. and Mrs. Menno Fuls were Tuesday visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Redenius in Britt. Mr. and Mrs. Bradford Buffington were Sunday dinner guests in the home of Mrs. Viola Brown at Corwith. Mr. and Mrs. Layton Nonnweiler entertained Sunday in their home in honor of her mother, Mrs. Johanna Brower's 82nd birthday. Six of her seve n children and their families were present for the occasion. Milly Cosgrove entertained the Anyday Card Club in her home on Wednesday. The next meeting will be held in the home of Karen Folkerts on October 17. Weekend visitors in the home of Dr. and Mrs. J. K. Hill were Mr. and Mrs. Robin Hill and David of Mason City. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Wil- lemssen of Foxhome, Minn, were weekend visitors' in the home of Mrs. Pearl Krominga and with other relatives in the area. RAMSEY REFORMED CHURCH Rev. John Janssen. Pastor Sunday, October 6 MISSION SUNDAY 9:30 a.m. Worship. Mr. and Mrs. Keith De Jong, Kod'aikanal, S. India. 10:45 a.m. Sunday School. 7:30 p.m. Worship. Miss Esther Fetter of India speaking. Friday, October 4 Women's Conference at Buffalo Center, 10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 8 8:00 p.m. Esther Circle. Wednesday, October 9 7:30 p.m. Catechism. 8:15 p.m. Youth Fellowship. 8:15 p.m. Junior Choir. Thursday, October 10 1:30 p.m. Ruth Circle. DeVRStS Auction Sales EVERY Tues. 7:30 p.m. Hogs and sheep will be sold the first part of sale. DeVRIES AUCTION CO. .0 CENTER. IOWA GOOD HOPE LUTHERAN Herbert C. Hanson, Pastor Sunday, October 6 8:55 a.m. Sunday School and Adult Bible Class. 10:00 a.m. Worship Service 7:00 p.m. Luther League program and hay ride. Thursday, October 3 8:00 p.m. Circle Bible leaders Saturday, October 5 9:30, 9:30 and 10:45 a.m. Confirmation Classes. Tuesday, October 8 8:00 p.m. Janet Circle at the church, Mrs. Herbert Rakow, hostess; Jennie Circle at the church, Mrs. Walter Baade, hostess. Wednesday, October 9 9:15 a.m. Lois Circle at the church, Mrs. John Meyer, hostess. 1:30 p.m. Margaret Circle at the church, Mrs. James Van Hove, hostess; Viona Circle at the church, Mrs. Harold Heesch, hostess. 8:00 p.m. High School Choir practice. BUFFALO BOYS 4-H The September meeting was held at'the school with 18 members attending. The "Action- Idea" was the Metric System. The host was Danny Amesbury, and he led the group in the Pledge of Allegiance and the 4-H Pledge. Pictures of the club ,t.our were shown. The 4-H books are to be handed in at the October meeting. Mrs. ' Amesbury served lunch. —Steven Smidt, reporter OCTOBER % COUNTRY BE PREPARED rOR COLD WEATHER . . . ALL LEATHER MITT Comfortable elastic knit wrist, heavy pile lining and aU leather mitt. Assorted dark colors an£ boys sizes 5. 6 & 7. ; PAIft- 99 CALLIES "V" STORE ; , .TITONKA, IOWA

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