Titonka Topic from Titonka, Iowa on October 17, 1974 · Page 1
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Titonka, Iowa
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Thursday, October 17, 1974
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THE TITONKA TOPIC National League Redenius Insurance .21 7 Heyer Shelling .. 16 12 Burt Sav. Bank 15 13 Don's DX 13 15 Titonka Sav. Bank . .11 17 Farmers Co-op Oil .. 8 20 North Kossnth League Heyer Livestock . 19 Chuck's DX is Rollie's Food Ctr. ... 18 K & H Co-op Oil 16 German Val. Store . 16 Beed Hardware 13 Farm Service 12 Earl's Market .... 7 Trunkhill Tiling 4 Tyk e Leaguer s Titonka Sav. Bank . .24 Tyke Lanes is N. Cen. Pub. Serv. .. 17 Meyer's Painters ... 12 Cunningham Cafe ... 9 Stanley Products ... 6 9 6 10 8 12 15 15 16 21 24 4 10 11 16 19 22 Woodchoppers League Tyke Lanes 20i/ 2 7y 2 DT's Lounge 19 9 Titonka Topic l?i/ 2 lOV, Mike's Construction . 17 H Anderson Impl I4y 2 13 y Titonka Plumbing . . 14 10 Carney's Std. Serv. 14 14 Crystal Lake Furn. .. 12 16 Van Hove Shelling . .10V 2 17 V 9 Callies V-Store 10 14 Titonka Elevator ... 9 19 Willex 5 23 Women Over 165 Geneva Miller 208 Lois Sonius 206, 174 Dorothy Giesking ... ' 195 Dora Brandt 191 LaVaughn Wibben . '.','.'.'. 188 Katie Ellefson ' 'isi Martha Riggles !.!.! 178 EsAher Christensen 174 Judy Junkermeier 191, 171 Mick Jandl .' IQQ Goldie Isebrand 166 Caralee Follman 165 Kas Larson 182, 165 Esther Peterson 155 Jea n Mayland 165 Betty Miller 155 Janice Truntehill 155 Men Over 205 Arthur Limberg 231 Alfred Redenius '.'.'.'.'.'. 230 Merle Hoover 225 A. J. Budlong 224, 212 Earl Knudson . •. 224 Lester Eden 215 Gerald Bahling .! .. .214 Keith Nelso n 206 Jack Trunkhill 205 Mold Pannkuk Becomes Bride Of Steven Ryan On July 12th RAMBLIN'. ....... with Phil IT'S A BOY! Christopher George Buttes was born Monday, October 14 at 6:48 a/m (Phoenix time). He weighed 7 pounds, 51/2 ounces, and according to his Aunt Vi, who swears she isn't prejudiced, "Is the most beautiful 'baby I hlave ever mi. Federated Club To Meet should be (it's the firstTime 1 The Titonka Federated Club T'tfli ATPA-W ltr*«VM «. l _i'_ -is. . • . ,11 . . v*.*»iw MISSION FESTIVAL AT ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Woden: Special Mission Festival Services will be held at St. John's Lutheran Church in Woden on Sunday, October 20. At, the 10:00. a.m. morning service, the special speaker will be Rev. Harris Sonnenberg, a former Titonka resident noted for his speaking and singing "M'lity. The "One Way Street' a group of local youths, will be featured at the evening service at 7:30 p.m. Their program will be "This Is the Day, Now Is the Time". Everyone is welcome. Nola Jean Pannkuk, daughter of Mr. and Mr,s. Irvin Pannkuk of Titonka, became the bride of Steven C. Ryan, son of Mr and Mrs. Edward Ryan of Ankeny, at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church on July 12 Performing the double-ring ceremony were Rev. John Janssen and Rev. Eric Biedermann. The candlelight ceremony was decorated by spiral candelabra with blue candles accented by greenery ,and bows interwoven. Prior to the entrance of the bride, Mike Van Elsen, organist- vocalist, and Robert Parker NUMBER 41 Strong Second Half Sends Indians Past Hawks 22-7 rr\i_ _ T 3 : ... I'Ve ever been a granddad), but it is a big thrill for me to realize that one of my children has brought a new life into this world. NaturaDy I am anxious to see the little fellow, so I have been fighting with myself .trying to decide if I should make a fast trip to see the kids and meet my grandson. I guess it's against my better judgment but I have decided to make a quick trip .this weekend. It should be a great few days! Now, I have another grandchild to look forward to next March, and I aim sure that event will be as big a thrill as this one. Congratulations to the Titonka football team and their ! coaches. They have been playing some great ball, and with, an outstanding effort should! be able to have a shot at .the' conference title. Good luck to the boys Friday night! It's a game I'm going to hate to miss, i It's too bad that I can't give ! the recognition they deserve to all of the players on the team since it is a team effort that has brought them this far. Others that miss a lot of rec-i ognition are the cheerleaders,! band and fans. It takes all of i them to put on the weekly Friday night spectacle. Even though we don'.t get to mention will meet Thursday, October 17 at 8:00 p.m. in the home of Milly Cosgrove, with Sue Krantz as co-hoatess. The lesson, "Reach out — Be Aware", consists of a book review "On Population Problems" by Delores Fox. Skit: "Errors in Parlimentary Laws" Chr Trudy Budlong. Roll call: Future Hopes. I.F.W.C.: Karen Krantz. School Board Meets In Regular Session The Titonka Board of Education met in regular session at 7:00 p.m., Monday, October 14. Minutes of previous meetings were approved, and also bills for September were approved. The Board heard correspondence commending its efforts from the Dept. of Public Instruction visitation. Specifically (mentioned in this report were improvements in shop facilities, enlarged elementary library, science equipment storage, and art room facilities. Curriculum improvement commendations were give n for the addition of health instruction in grades 1-6. Dept. of Public Instruction also asked to be kept informed o n the progress made by the Citizens Advisory Committee. pianist-flute soloist, played "Colour My World". Robert Parker played the original wedding march for the entrance of the bride, and the two combined ,to play "The Lord's Prayer", and after the lighting of the unity candle, "You'll Never Walk Alone" was played. Mr. and Mrs. Loren (Connie) Pannkuk of Titonka were can- dlelighters for the ceremony. The bride, escorted to the altar by her father, wore a gown of organza and chantilly lace with long, fitted lace sleeves with ruffles at the wrists. She wore a camelot headpiece with a three-tiered illusion veil. The bridal bouquet consisted of pink roses, baby's breath and ivory bows. Mrs. Shari Foster of Des Moines was maid of honor. The bridesmaids were Janet Huesman of Des Moines, Mary Greenan of Mason City and Mrs. Linda Fawcett of Cross- plains, Wise. Susan Ryan of Marshalltow n was the junior bridesmaid. They all wore long Lack Of Shoulders Close County Roads: The Kossuth County Board Of Supervisors, upon the recommendation of the coun,ty engineer, have temporarily closed three highly traveled roads in the county. The roads were recently resurfaced with asphalt, but due to a shortage of funds, could not be shouldered and thus are classed as unfinished construction. The roads closed are: On County A42 west of Bancroft to Primary No. 15 for a total of 10.26 miles. On County B19 south of Lone Rock at the southeast corner of Section 13, Fenton Twp., thence west, 6 miles to the Palo Alto County line. Also on County B19 near the northwest corner of Section 28, Portland Twp, thence east to Primary No. 226, a total of 6 miles. Shouldering projects for the three highways will be let. during the winter with completion in 1975. is emphasized that these m the 'first half, bu,t came back with their best play of the year in the second half and beat State Line Conference rival Lincoln Central 22-7 Friday on the home field. After a 59 yard drive on their first possession, the Hawks were unable to put anything together for a sustained drive as the Indian defense cut off both their ground and aerial attack. A fumble recovery by Roy Budlong on his own 25 stopped the .first, drive, and the opening period ended in a scoreless tie. A 31 yard punt put the Indians deep in their own territory on the 17, and on their second play of the period, a short pass was intercepted on the 16 and the Hawk defender went in untouched for the first score of the game. They kicked the extra ° Ult " flat " P 0111 ' antl took a 7 -° Schedule Conferences At School Wednesday Parent-Teacher Conferences are provided as a means of wummuuee. uimesrnaia. iney all wore long Reports head by the Board blue halter styled dresses with included the regular financial i sma11 flocked print, statement, food service and! Kathleen Harms served as clearing account. Mr. Dave Paull of Honeywell Corp. was present to discuss a maintenance program on the control system for heating the new north wing. The Board decided'to try this maintenance service for one year. The meeting adjourned at approximately 8:15. Louis Bartletts Plan Golden Anniversary them, their efforts are appreci ated. The band had a great show for us Friday night as they played music and dressed in the style of the early 50s. Actually, the dresses reminded me of my high school days and that goes back .to the early 40s. The music was familiar and the coreography brought back a lot of memories. Thanks for the nostalgia. We've had some really great weather for harvesting the crops, and although they aren't as good as last year, it has to be .the greatest time of year for fanners as they reap the rewards of their year's labor. Beans are practically all combined in the area and some farmers have started their corn harvest. It's a great time of year! that's it for another week. Remember .the gifts that Ood has given us and be thankful. Enrollment Projection Shows Drop For Titonka The enrollment, projection for the Titonka Consolidated School recently released by Supt. Rod Wilbeck, shows a consistent drop in students for the next five years. Although the present high school enrollment remains fairly consistant, the elementary enrollment will drop from 213 students this year to 127 for school year. the 1978-79 Present enrollment figures show 213 students in grades kindergarten through 6 and 244 enrolled in grades 7 through 12, with the largest enrollment, flower girl. She wore a miniature of the bride's dress. Peter Foster of Des Moines was ring- bearer. Jolene Giesking of Des Moines was the bride's persona] attendent. Best man was Calvin Foster of Des Moines. Groomsmen were Tim Ryan of Ankeny, Stuart Pannkuk of Titonka and Dick Fawcett of Crossplains. Brian Pannkuk of Titonka was junior groomsman. Ushers were Gordon Wirtjes of Lakota, Ronald Chelsvig of Huxley and Dennis Seehorn of Fort Dodge. They -all wore navy blue tuxedos with blue ruffled shirts. The reception was held at the Best. Western Restaurant with Rev. Jansse n presiding. Dining room hosts were Mr. and Mrs. Karl Watnee. A three-tiered wedding cake was served by Mrs. Delores Schaa and Mrs. Margene Shelsvig. Pouring the closed. The public may use the highways at their own risk in the event of a n accident, but are not encouraged to do so. If it is necessary for local traffic to use these highways, it is hoped that all concerned will travel at a moderate rate of speed and use exitreme caution. EXTRA SESSION ADDED TO FALL STORY HOUR An extra, or fifth session has been added to the Fall Story Hour at the Titonka Public Library. It is scheduled for Friday,. November 15. Parents are reminded that the first session will be Friday October 18 at 10:00 a.m . ' Absentee Ballots Are Available From Auditor County Auditor Delores Dodds said persons from Kossuth 'Co. who arp expected to be out of the county on Election Day, Nov. 5, may either vote at growth. These conferences will be taking place earlier this year because of the semester ending on the last day before Christmas vacation. Conferences will be held Wednesday, October 23 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., according to ,the following schedule, with last names beginning with let- f" Q T* lVt/-14«-».-i4-«»J. .Open ..E-H ter indicated: 8:00 - 9:00 9:00 - 10:00 10:00 - 11:00 11:00 1:00 2:30 4:00 - 12:00 open ..S-Z A-D 2:30 4:00 5:00 Open Ope n periods have bee n left for parents who cannot make it at the assigned times. Teachers in grades 7-12 will be in the multi-purpose room Report, cards for these grades j may be picked up there. Elementary teachers will be in their rooms. Conferences are of necessity restricted to 15 minutes. You are encouraged to visit each teacher your child has. Coffee and cookies will be * ""*•' ""-"el. vuue ttb ^UAACC turn COOK1CS Will be the auditor's office before then served i n the commons area or request a n absentee ballot i between the old an d new from the nffirp a,-,n v,n,^ n ' hniiHi.-.™ cw from the office and have it returned to the courthouse before the close of office hours (4:00 p.m.) on Election Day. She said the date of postmark buildings. iviargene snelsvig. Pouring the °"° saia me aale of postmark punch were Mr. and Mrs Den- on maile d ballats won't apply nis Williams. Gift carriers were ! and tinat ball ots must be in the Lori Huesman, Jeff Schaa j auditor 's office before or on Trudy Huisman and John EIecti °n Day. Chelsvig. At the guest book was Marcia Behrends of Frankfort, Kansas. AQ • ,, -o-~. ~"w^mG.iu, Kansas 48, m the senior class and the m, least number, 12, in kinder-, T gr ° om ? raduat ed from garten. Next year's kindereart- '• ^° Wa University with a en enrollmftnt. i« oman ^ +„ degree in Industrial Engineer- en enrollment is expected to An open house honoring Mr and Mrs. Louis Bartlett on their 50th wedding anniversary will be held from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m Sunday, October 20 at the Kountry Kitchen i n Titonka. The occasion is being hosted by their children, Mr. and Mrs Arthw Bartlett of Titonka and Mr. and Mrs. Roger Page of Mason City. Everyone is most cordially invited to attend. Louis Bartlatt and Lottie Sprick were married October 22, 1974 at the Presbyterian parsonage in Burt. jump to 20 students, but with the large senior class graduat ing, total enrollment will drop 28 students. A drop of another 19 students is anticipated for the 1976-77 school year, 25 fewer students are expected the following year, and another drop of 27 students is expected for the 1978-79 school year when the estimated enrollment will be 358, with 231 i n the six high school classes. If the present trend continues, Supt. Wilbeck says that by 1984, enrollment could fall to 250 students for the entire school. 80 DAYS Without A Fire Lions Club Candy Sale Set For Thursday Night The Titonka Lions Club will conduct a house to house , •—*. + * . *_*. uii^ WJLU.ll C\ degree in Industrial Engineering and is employed by Iowa Power and Light Co. The bride is an employee of American Republic Insurance Co. After a trip to the Ozarks and Arkansas, the couple is now at home at 1202 Belmont Dr., Ankeny. Woman's Club Observes Its 75th Anniversary The Titonka Woman's Club met Saturday, October 12 in the home of Mrs. Harold Gartner to commemorate its 75th anniversary. There were 17 )resent members, three former members, Mrs. Luther Miller o: Burt, Mrs. Inez Wolfe of Algo na,, and Mus. Mag Bleich o Wesley, and county president Mrs. Heiko Boekelman, present A program was presented by Mrs. Edward Brandt, Mrs. Mary Budlong and Mrs. Ethel Downs SENIOR CITIZENS TO HOLD MONTHLY CARD PARTY The Titonka Senior Citizens will have .their monthly card party at 7:30 p.m., Monday October 21. A good attendance is desired. Schmidt-Revland Wedding Vows Exchanged At Clear Lakn " ---' — «—-wvww^j V^lyVUJJCl from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. They will be sel ing miniature candy bars for $1.00 a bag. Proceeds will bo to the Iowa Sight Conservation Foundation and other local projects. a— Sylvan Hanna returned home from Memorial Hospital In Britt on Saturday. Letters were read by some who were unable to attend. Roll "" was "The year. I joined the club Mr. 'and Mrs. Roger Huisinga and son drove to Maple PJaine Minn. ,to visit in the home of Mr and Mrs Richard Peters and get acquainted with their nephew and cousin. Sylvia Gravrock. Mandy Hyatt was the bride's personal attendant. Best man was Dale Ness, and groomsmen were Mike Schmidt Tim Schmidt, Davdd Davidson,' Paul Schoneman and Tom Monahan. The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a long white A-lme silhouette gown style with an empire waist higr neckline, and long fitted sleeves She wore a chapel lace man tilla trimmed in lace. He jewelry, pearl earrings, were , : gift from the groom, and he 11:03 to play in the half. The Indians suffered ifcheir second and final turnover of the game on their next series as L.C. recovered a fumble on their 35 after Tyke had moved 50 yards on their next possession. Both teams were forced to punt on their next series, and the Indians had ,the Hawks deep in their own territory on the 12. After picking up 6 and 2 yards on the ground, their 3rd down play netted 30 yards to mid-field where Gail Stoddard recovered a fumble to stop the drive. Tyke penetrated to the 21 but was stopped on downs, and neither team was able to move the ball as the half ended with Lincoln Central on the long end of the 7-0 score. Tyke dominated the play in the second half as they picked up 294 yards ,to only 23 for the visitors, and managed nine 1st downs while L.C. was picking up three. With 4:09 left in the quarter and a 4th and 1 situation, quarterback Paul Heyer called an unusual play. Split end Eugene Zwiefel took a reverse pitch out as Heyer faked a pass, and wen,t 28 yards around his left end for the score. Brent Rippentrop ran the conversion to give Titonka an 8-7 lead. Tyke's next tally came on their first possession of the final period. With the ball on the L.C. 34, Heyer wen,t up the middle to the 15. The first TD by Rippentrop was nullified by a procedure penalty, and then a holding penalty moved the Indians .back to the 35. Phil Ubtaen picked up 22 to the 13, Rippentrop carried to ithe 7,. and Gary Goetz crossed the goal line but it was called back on an dllegal motion penalty. With 3rd down and 7 from the 12, Budlong went over to put the score on the board and a 14-7 lead with 9:43 to play. Goetz ra n the conversion. The visitors got off only one play with Rippentrop intercepting an aerial ,on the Tyke 45 The Indians moved to the 21 but were stopped on the next two plays and turned the ball over on downs. The Hawks picked up on 1st down on the ground, but with time running out, took to the air and Goetz ntercepted on his own 18 to stop the drive. Afiter two running plays and a yard loss, Goetz found a big hole in the line and after a couple of good moves in the secondary, rambled 83 yards for the final score and a 22-7 lead with 1:21 to play. The try for the conversion failed. The visitors lost 13 yards in three plays on the final series of ,tJie game as the Titonka defense "did their thing". Game Statistics T. 1st dowss 12 Renita Revland and Dan Schmidt were united in mar riage on August 17 at Stordahl Lutheran Church i n Clear Lake by the Rev. Dan Behnke in a double ring candlelight service at 7:30 p.m. Parents of the couple are Mr. and Mrs. Les Revland of Wana- mingb, Minn, and Mr. and Mrs Roger Schmid,t of Titonka. Mrs. Gay Hoven and Carrol Davidson were soloists,, accompanied by Vickie Hugstad. Arlys Revland was maid of honor, ind bridesmaids were Lori Revand, Mary Schmidt, Sue Schmidt, Penny Haugen and — v "~ biwwu, cuia .uer great-great grandmothers watch She carried a 'bouquet of gladi oli and red tea roses. The bridesmaids wore white empire styled dresses with small embroidered roses. Their pearl checkers were gifts of the bride. They carried baskets of red carnations and ivy. Sherri Schuster was in charge of the guest book. Gwen Davidso n and Jeff Schrumm cared for the punch bowl, and Mrs. Milton Haugen and Mrs. Bill Christensen cut the cake. Oof- fee was poured by Mrs. Don Silber and Mrs. Jack Schrumm Hosts were Mr. and Mrs. Norman Holtorf and Mr. and Mr. Carrol Davidson. Waitresses ncluded Janet Schrumm, Marie Davidson, Anne and Sheila Haugen, Jeri and Teri Lund LC 8 117 12 15 4 1 2 6 -_ _ " "" ——o*- .... ou 32 Yards penalized .... 50 65 The Indians are going to have to put it all together this Friday night when they travel to Swea City, to meet the undefeated trojans and have a shot at the conference crown. Yards rushing 345 Yards passing u Passes attempted ... 7 Passes completed . 2 Passes int. by ... " 2 Fumbles lost ....... i No. of punts ....... 4 Punting average .... 33 Junior Hi Football Team Shuts Out Armstrong 6-0 Last Thursday, the junior high football team traveled to Armstrong and won their, 4th Jail game. The victory proved to be a tough test for both ithe offensive and defensive units The only score came on a fine run by Todd Loeschen. The offense did threaten late in the ame, but the drive was halted )y o£ c W of key Penalties. The defense did another fine ob m holding Armstrong score- ess, although -they started to move the ball late in the game but were halted on an option by Greg Hoover.

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