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V I Happenings , by SHIRLEY JAREN ' \ Mr. and Mrs. Dale Bartelt of Storm Lake were weekend visitors in the parental Harry Bartelt home. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beed, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Engelbarts and Mr. and Mis. Arthur Peterson attended the performance of the "River City Chorus" re- knowned barbershoppers at the Roosevelt Field House in Mason City on Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Phil Jaren, Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Banmei- ster of Osseo, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. M.G. Bird of Robbinsdale. Minn, and Mr. and Mrs. H. M. Bird of Sauk Centre, Minn, enjoyed dinner at the Holiday House at St. Peter, Minn, on Saturday evening. The occasion was a belated celebration in honor of Shirley's birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Van Hove were a week ago Friday evening visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Knudson and Dr. John Lcsiak were Monday evening visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Phil Jaren. DeVRIES Auction Sales EVERY Tues. 7:30 p.m. Hogs and sheep will be sold the first part of sale. DeVRIES AUCTION CO. BUFFALO CENTER. IOWA Friday evening visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Hansen were Mr. and Mrs. Allyn Brink of LuVerne. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Van Hove, Mr. and Mrs. Ted Van Hove, and Mr. .and Mrs. Jim Van Hove, Mrs. Tena Van Hove and Mrs. Katie Wickers, all of Ackley, were Sunday visitors a week ago in the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Van Hove at Buffalo Center, Sunday dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Chrutcnsen were Mr. and Mrs. Vern Rafdal, Mrs. Irma Doege, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Christenscn of Waverly, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Plumb of Algona, Mr. Ross Buffington, Mrs. Gladys Chris- tenscn and Mr. and Mrs. Garwin Rafdal. Afternoon callers were Mrs. Wendell Christensen and family and Mr. and Mrs. Roger Wubben and Nikki. The occasion was in honor of Vern and Carol Rafdal's and Kathy Chris- tenstm's birthdays. Mrs. Minnie Oesterreicher was a Sunday evening visitor in the home of Mrs. Helen Jaren. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Boekel- maii were Sunday afternoon visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Roger livans and family at Buffalo Center. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Akkerman were Sunday afternoon callers in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Mclvin Anderson at Forest City. Dusty Thompson and Cheryl 1 lansen of Forest City were Sunday supper guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Phil laren. Sunday evening visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs, Reg Schutjcr were Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Boekelman, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Schutjer and Mr. and Mrs. Sophus Nelson. "I , ,. BLAKE FUNERAL HOME PHON^928-Zm TITONKA, IOWA SUPERSIARTERS Only SOLID STATE LAWN-BOY gives you this exclusive starting combination: L: (A) Solid Slate Ignition lor Quick Starts because it creates a hotter spark than conventional mowers (B) New Simplified Carburetor for Sure Starts because it has 1/3 fewer parts to go wrong compared with other mowers Fuert-jel carburetof never needs adjusting Offset front wheels permit front/side discharge of grass Fingertip levers ad/ust to 6 culling heights Patented* salet contour and . deflector bar in discharge chute Under-lhe- deck muffler (or quiet operation Rugged auslempered carbon steel blade 'Farmers Co-op Oil Co. MOTHER'S DAY GREETINGS Sunday, May 11th is Mother's Day, a day i«t aside fo honor Mother, whose gentle hands soothed our bruises, calmed our fears, lifted our spirits, and whose loving care was a haven in any storm. Don't forget Mother on Mother's Day, May 11th, honor her this day and every day of the year. Titonka Savings Bank MEMBEIT ^PEDBRAJ. RESERVE" .SYSTEM. THE TITONKA TOPIC May 8, 1975 — Page 5 — LIBRARY HOURS Monday 2:00-5:00 Tuesday 2:00-5:00 Wednesday 7:00-0:00 Thursday 2:00-5:00 Saturday 1:00-5:00 CHURCH NEWS . Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation . Mr. and Mrs. A.C. Miller spent the weekend visiting in the home of Mrs. Dorothy Meh- lan at Greene. Mr. and Mrs. Art Boy ken spent Saturday and Sunday in Ames where they attended the Veisha parade and the musical production "Applause" with LaMotite Gray. They returned home on Sunday. Mr. A.C. Miller was a patient at Park Hospital in Mason City for a few days. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Jennings, Mr. Dwight Graham, Mrs. Lillian Graham, Mr. and Mrs. Morris Graham and son, and Jay Graham of Burt, Mrs. Jake Godden of Algona, and Milton Farrow, Mrs. Leo Fox of Hurt, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ringsdorf attended the funeral of Mrs. Eda Crook held at the Peterson Funeral Home in Mason City last Thursday. Mrs. Blanch Williams and Mr. and Mrs. Hudson and Scot of Marion were overnight guests April 30 in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Jennings. They also attended the funeral of Mrs. Crook. Weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Honken were Mr. and Mrs. Roy H. Johnson of Madison, S.D. On Sunday they attended a housewarming for Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Moe of Lake Mills. Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Senne, Brenda and Becky, of Thompson were Sunday dinner guests in the Reka Koch home. They were all afternoon coffee guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Baadc. Mrs. Reka Koch and Louise Senne visited Mrs. Lottie Christ at Lakota Sunday evening. BARBECUED RIBS- All you can eat for $3.00 at the Office lounge on Friday, May 9 from 6-.30 p. m. to 10:30 p. m. Saturday supper guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Don Graham were Mrs, Lawrence Blocker and Donnie of Forest City and Bill Blocker of Minneapolis. Sunday callers were Mrs. Lillian Graham and Mr. and Mrs. Walter Sten/el, Laura and Susan, of Delavan, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. John S. Rippentrop were Thursday evening visit ITS in die home of Mr. and Mrs. Harm Kettwick. Sunday supper guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Kraut? were Betty Christensen of Houston, Tex., Mrs. James Christensen of Burt and Mrs. Douglas Hinkle and daughters of Ames. Evening callers were Mr. and Mrs. Noel Krantz and family and Mr. and Mrs. Dverg Krant/- and family. Tuesday supper guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Phil Jaren were Mrs. Helen Jaren, Mrs. George Buttes and Chris, Cheryl Jaren, Marcia Behrends and Dr. John Lesiak. Evening callers were MB. Charles Beed and Charla and Jean Tollman. Mrs. Bertha Rippentrop, Hilda Meyer and Melanie Gatton of Algona were Sunday afternoon callers in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Harm Kettwick. Mr. and Mrs. Gene Krominga were Sunday afternoon visitors in die home of Mr. and Mrs. James Hobbs at Crystal Lake. Phone 928-2614 Titonka, Iowa HIGH QUALITY GERMINATION FUNK'S G-HYBRIDS see: " Doug Mechler Phone 928 2323 Titonka, Iowa Sunday afternoon visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. George Sachau were Mr. and Mrs. Henry Van Hove. Mary Oesterreicher entertained at bridge on Tuesday afternoon at her home. Leone Intermill was a guest. Cheryl Jaren and Marcia Behrends drove to DCS Moincs on Sunday evening to meet Mrs. George Buttes and Chris of Fresno, Cal. at the airport and bring them to Titonka. They visited for several days in the home of Mrs. Buttes 1 parents, Mr. and Mrs. Phil Jaren while George was attending afield sales training school session in Pittsburgh, Pa. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Van Hove were Sunday evening visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Fisher. Mrs. George Buttes and Cliris of Fresno, Cal. and Mrs. Kent Krominga and Dcanna were Tuesday dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Haverly at Wesley. Mrs. Leone Intcrmill was a Sunday visitor in the home of Mr. Charles Reckcr at Bancroft. Monday coffee guests in the home of Mrs. Helen Jaren were Mr. and Mrs. Phil Jaren, Mrs. George Buttes and Chris of Fresno, Cal., Cheryl Jaren, Marcia Behrends and Mrs. Kent Krominga and Deanna. Mrs. Mary Oesterreichcr was a^o an afternoon caller. Mr. and Mrs. C.B. Giesking were Sunday afternoon visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ubbe Ubben. Mrs. Robert Budlong entered Mercy Hospital in Mason City on Monday evening. Mrs. LcRoy Bruns entertained the German Valley birthday club in her home on Tuesday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Redenius and Arlene drove to Fort Dodge on Sunday where they were guests in the home of their son and family, Mr. and Mrs. Allan Red en ins. BARBECUED RIBS- AH you can out for §3.00 at the Office Lounge on Friday, May 9 from 6:30 p. m. to 10:30 p. m. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Janssen of Buffalo Center were Sunday callers in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Radmakcr. Evening visitors were Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms. Mrs. Gene Krominga visited in the Clyde Hobbs and Louise Hausmeicr homes in Crystal Lake and in the Lylc Docgc home late Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Harm Huisin- i;a visited in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jans Tapper at Hampton on Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Theo Klemesrud of Thompson stopped at the Phil Jaren home on Monday evening for a brief visit. Mr. and Mrs, C.K. Gallics spent the weekend at Upper Hay Lake, Jenkins, Minn, opening their cottage for the summer. They reported that the ice didn't go out of the lake until Sunday anil the season up there will he at least two weeks late. Mr. John Rode is recuperating from surgery at Mercy Hospital in Mason City. His room number is 406. Mrs. Ellen Boelkes was a Thursday and Friday visitor in the home of her daughter, Mr. and Mrs. fcx! Hanscn and family at Alton. The occasion was in honor of her graiukon Mark's 2nd birthday. Mrs. Max Goldman visited friends i'l Titonka on Monday afternoon. Sunday evening visitors in die home of Mr. and Mrs. Gene Krominga were Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Hobbs of Woden. GOOD HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH Herbert C. Hanson, Patter Sunday, May 11 8:55 a.m. Sunday School ami Adult Sunday School Class. 10:00 a.m. Worship Service with baccalaureate. Thursday, May 8 8:00 p.m. Ascension Day Service 9:00 p.m. Senior Class Choral rehearsal. Friday, May 9 7:30 p.m. Circle Bible leaders. Tuesday, May 13 8:00 p.m. Joy Circle at church. Mrs. Jerry Boekelman, hostess: Verla Circle at Mrs. George Schuster's. Wednesday, May 14 9:15 a.m. Lorraine Circle at the church. Mrs. Martha Boyken. hostess. 1:30 p.m. Alice Circle at church and goes u» Care Center for program and lunch at 2:00; Jan Circle at the church. Mrs. Arnold Rrandt. hostess. 7:30 p.m. Junior Choir rehearsal IMMANUCL LUTHERAN CHURCH Ted Afler, Pastor Sunday, May 11 8:55 a.m. 7th gr. Confirmation. 8:55 a.m. Sunday School. 10:00 a.m. Baccalaureate Worship Service. Thursday, May 8 8:00 p.m. Ascension Day Service Wednesday, May 14 6:15 p.m. 8th. gr. Confirmation. 7:30 p.m. Junior Choir practice. TITONKA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Roy Hjelmaat, Paster Sunday, May 11 9:15 a.m. Sunday School. 10:30 a.m. Worship Service and Maccalaureate. Wednesday, May 14 8:30 a.m. L1MW May Breakfast. Junior Choir after school. RAMSEY REFORMED CHURCH Rev. John J arm sen. Pastor Sunday, May 11 9:30 a.m. Worship Service. 10:45 a.m. Sunday School. 7:30 p.m. Worship Service and Baccalaureate. Thursday, May 8 8:00 p.m. Ascension Day Service Tuesday, May 13 8:00 p.m. Esther Circle. Wednesday, May 14 7:30 p.m. Choir rehearsal. 8:15 p.m. Youth Fellowship. Thursday, May IS 1:30 p.m. Ruth Circle. DOAN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Roy Hjelma**, Pastor Sunday, May 11 9:00 a.m. Worship Service and baccalaureate. 10:00 a.m. Sunday School. SCHOOL LUNCH MENU! ->*—'^--*^--N w j»s fc- ^V — A—-^*-A^->V, MONDAY: Wiener on a bun, French fries, buttered corn, raisin bar, milk. TUESDAY: Shrimp with sauce, mashed potatoes and butter, carrot anil celery sticks, siud- wich, apple sauce, milk. WFDNESDAY: Goulash, cabbage salad, school-made French bread, peach half, milk. THURSDAY: Scalloped potatoes and ham, buttered peas, peanut butter sandwich, rice krispie bar, milk. FRIDAY: Hamburger corn casserole, lettuce salad, cheese sandwich, apple, milk. A CUT A ABOVE THE REST! -J4 7 HP Fairway Riding Mowor 8 HP Emperor Riding Mower 8 HP Lawn Tractor Test drive on Ariens Time Machine! The Ariens Time Machines let you get the lawn done faster and move on to what you really want to do. Ariens offers 8 Riding Mowers and two Lawn Tractors: all feature clean, crisp no-scalp mowing, rugged construction, and superb handling. Buy yourself extra leisure hours; see the Ariens Time Machines at: Farmers Co-op Oil Co. Titonka, Iowa • — •• • • -^^^^ •^••B^ 4^BBW <^BBBBV- •^IJBBBB. 4V( ! LEGAL NOTICES j I "YOUR RIGHT TO KNOW" J Titonka, Iowa May 1, 1975 COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS City council met in regular session, Thursday, May 1, 1975, at 7:30 p.m. in ihr council room of City Hall with councHmen Boyken, Meyer, Jaren, Kroming.i and Schuster attending. Also present: Carol Soreason, Albert Loeschen, Mrs. Edith McDonald, Julie McDonald, A.]. Budlong, Gary Hoover, Richard Countryman, Henry Mayland, Jr. , Jerry Roekelman, Loreri Hansen, Bill Kiley and Clerk Alke. Minutes of April 3rd meeting were approved and financial reports accepted. Trustees oi Buffalo and German Townships attended the meeting :uul discussed llir levy for operation of the Community Farm Fire Company. Carol Sore us on discussed with the council a proposed summer recreation program. Motion passed suspending the rule requiring three readings and Ordinance No. 523 was passed, adopted and approved. Planned the operation of the pool for the 1975 season with open- ins; date to be M.-iy 31st. Planned the street program and letters are to be written requesting information as to the cost of seal coating. Motion was passed that the City council will not participate in the Endorsed Group Insurance coverage for the city clerk as voted at the April meeting and will no! enroll in the LJM New Improved Health Benefit program for employees as the City is required to assume alJ costs f^>r coverage for all employees. The City Council discussed the Planned Use Report for General Revenue Sharing - Entitlement Period 6 (7-1-75 to 6-30-76) in the amount of $9,602. Letter from Department of Housing and Urban Development was read stating that Titonka lias been accepted into the National Flood Insurance Program as of 4-30-75, For the next 30 days property owners become eligible for flood insurance immediately. Bills listed below allowed for payment. Meeting adjourned. GENERAL FUND: Titonka Telephone Co. j Phone bill $ 4.20 U.S. Post Office; Stamps 10.00 Treasurer, State of Iowa; State Withholding Tax 38.21 Titonka Savings Bank; Federal Withholding Tax 181.10 l.P.E. R.S.; IPKRS 111.46 Social Security; Social Security 186.29 Myrtle G. Alke; Salary 137.42 The Titonka Topic; Printing and supplies 64. 71 lown Municipal Finance Officers; Dues 10. 00 STREET FUND: William G. Kiley; Salary $190.85 Beed Hardware; Supplies 22.03 Farmers Coop Oil Co. ; Gas and oil 33.90 Frank D. Fisher; Repair 14. 00 PUBLIC SAFETY FUND: William G. Kiley; Salary $ 40.00 Loren D. Hansen; Salary 506.12 Marshall and Swift; Laundry 1.36 Harvey Meyer; Ambulance call 4.71 Rolland S. Fox; Ambulance calls 9.41 Joyce L. Giesking; Ambulance call 4.71 Farmers Coop Oil Co.; Gas and oil IS 40 SANITATION FUND: Interstate Power Co.; Electric bill ' $ 21.40 William G, Kiley; Salary 188.87 Beed !!ar<lv. ire; Supplies 89 RECREATION FUND: Intci-statr Power Co.; Electric bill $ 6.00 riionka Senior Citizens Center; Rental aids 40 00 WATER FUND: Treasurer;State of Iowa; Sales tax _ $ 88.91 U.S. Post Office; Postal cards " 12.00 Interstate Power Co.; Electric bill 466.83 William G. Kiley; Salary and postage 98.80 North Central Public Service Co.; Gas bill 84.03 Myrtle G. Alke; Salary 68.40 State Hygienic Laboratories; Tests 18.00 Iowa Department of Environmental Quality; Certificates 6.00 Beed Hardware; Supplies 32. 57 DEBT SERVICE FUND: lowa-Des Moines National Bank; Int. Coupons (sewer bonds) TRUST AND AGENCY FUND: Titonka Savings Bank; Federal Withholding Tax I.P.E. R.S.5 IPERS Social Security; Social Security ROAD USE TAX FUND: Beed Hardware; Supplies Farmers Coop Oil Co. ;Cas and oil Frarifc D. Fisher; Labor and repair (truck) Martin Marietta; Roads tone SEWER CONSTRUCTION FUND: North Central Public Service Co. j Gas bill Myrtle G. Alke; Salary Minnesota Valley Testing Laboratories; Tests United Building Centers; Material Colonial Research Chemical Corp.; Enzymes State Hygienic Laboratories; Tests Dept. of Environmental Quality; Certificates Beed Hardware; Supplies Farmers Coop Oil Co.; Gas William G. Kiley; Postage ATTESTS Walter Baade, Mayor $150.00 $ 10.00 8.56 21.56 $ 4.41 33.00 236.54 40.47 $ 23.91 68.40 40.00 14.94 187.48 15.00 6.00 6.56 38.23 ,82 Myrtle G. Alke, City Clerk

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