Titonka Topic from Titonka, Iowa on July 31, 1975 · Page 5
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Titonka, Iowa
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Thursday, July 31, 1975
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I Local Happenings \ by SHIRLEY JAREN I \X— IK. . _ _ ^^^^ *l^^ ^M» ^ r and Mrs. Harm Huisinga attended a Tapper family reunion held at Briggs Woods Park at Webster City on Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Akkerman were Sunday dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Anderson at Forest City. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Brummer and Mrs. Fannie Poppen of Clara City, Minn, were Wednesday afternoon visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ehno Folkerts. Mrs. William McClousky of St. Paul, Minn, was a Wednesday evening visitor in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Harm Huisinga. Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Folkerts and family were Monday morning callers in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ehno Folkerts. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beed were Sunday visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Don Trees at Spirit Lake. Tuesday visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Elmo Folkerts were Mr. Anton Pannkuk of Garner, Ada Sweers of Britt and Mrs. Effie Butler of Estherville. Mr. and Mrs. Perry Hefty of Hubbard were weekend visitors in the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Redenlus. Other Sunday visitors were Mr. and Mrs. Allan Redenius and Todd of Fort Dodge and Mrs. Julia Stecker. Arlene returned to Ft. Dodge with the Allan Redenius's to visit with them for a few days. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Hansen were Sunday afternoon and lunch guests in the evening in the home of Mr. Ross Buffington. Scott Huisinga of Britt was a Sunday overnight guest in the home of his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Harm Huisinga. Mr. and Mrs. H.M. Bird of Sauke Centre, Minn, were Wednesday through Friday a.m. visitors in the home of their daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Phil Jaren. Other Thursday evening dinner guests were Cheryl Jaren, Rick Gourley of Corwith and Mrs. Helen Jaren. Dr. John Lesiak, Mrs. Charles Beed and Mr. Jim Gourley of Corwith were evening callers. The occasion was in honor of Phil's 50th birthday. BLAKE FUNERAL HOME iPHONE 928-2735 TITONKA, IOWA "LET SAM DO IT" Those customers receiving Social Security checks can sign up to have the checks sent directly to our bank each month for deposit. This is a new program whereby the fund4 will be sent to the bank for the individual's credit. We should be pleased to explain the program to anyone having questions concerning its. operation. If all checks can be handled in miv manner, it will help speed up processing and also save the government the expense of individual mailings. We are cooperating with the program and hope you will also cooperate and "LET SAM DO IT". Titonka Savings Bank . Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation » .*»• -»- -»—- —— -»— — —— —•- •—••• -—»- — «•_- -_»- _••_ .__-» J. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Stecker, Tricia, Duane, Bobby and Marlene, and Mr. and Mrs. Jerald Harms, Jeri, Chad and Matthew of Titonka, and Rose Stecker and Robert Erickson of Minneapolis, Minn, drove to Gilbert on Sunday to visit iu the James Stecker home. They all attended the baptism of Jason David, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. James Stecker, at ths Gilbert Lutheran Church. Mr. and Mrs. Jerald Harms were the sponsors. All were dinner guests in the Stecker home after the service. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Heesch are parents of a girl born July 22. She weighed 7 Ibs., 1/2 o/. and has been named Janelle Renee. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Ohlgren of Moose Lake, Minn, and Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Heesch. Mrs. Sylvia Swaive is the great- grandmother. Mr. and Mrs. George Bowers of Buffalo Center and daughter Betty Jean were Friday evening visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Reibsamen, Tim and Debbie. SPECIAL FAIR PRICES! - PLUS 3600 FREE GREEN STAMPS With Purchase Of Any FRIGIDAIRE APPLIANCE Offer good through Saturday, August 9 t-7 rO-C" ,-n. can' it^ien^; a<J* ed ,lV<9 eV Model RDG-35 Frigidaire 30" Electric Range Cook-Master controls make oven cooking automatic, a glass door makes it easy for you to see how dinner is coming along. fHgirt •flag Were 1 . efa for Wa7 : ^S « 8m « room «.;•'""''«»o/n e " en ^ 0 m cpeaf '°' c o%ed; rmi THE TITONKA TOPIC July 31,1975 — Page 5 — LIBRARY HOURS Monday 2:00-5:00 Tuesday 2:00-5:00 Wednesday 7:00-9:00 Thursday 2:00-5:00 Saturday -.1:00-5:00 CHURCH NEWS Mr. and Mis. Art Boyken, Melinda and Amelia, and Heather Sullivan returned on Sunday from 2 weeks spent at the Boyken cabin on Lake Ada near Pine River, Minn. They were joined on the weekends by Janine Boyken and LaMonte Gray of Buffalo Center, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Hannover of Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. David Rurup of Minneapolis, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Harold W. Merrells and Nathan of Little Hacking, Ohio visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Speicher, from Wednesday , July 16 until July 23. On Sunday, they went to Lake City to visit the Rudy Engstrom family and otheis who came to visit the Merrells. Ethel Beed hosted the Tuesday bridge club in the home of Marie Orthel on Tuesday afternoon. Helen Jaren was a guest. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Uken and Leslie and Mrs. Emma DeBoer attended a farewell party held on Sunday in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Janssen and family who are moving to Cedar Rapids. NOTICE: Due to the beef barbecue at the County Fair, 1 will have my weekly chicken fry on Wednesday, August 6. All you can eat for $2. 50. Menu includes chicken, potato salad, cole slaw and biscuits. Red Dog Lounge, Titonka. Mr. and Mrs. Irving Davidson and Elynn of Charles City were Monday afternoon visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Hamilton. Elynn remained to visit for a week with Lori. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Staack of Tripoli were weekend visitors in the home of their daughter and family, Mr. and Mrs. Jac Givens. Mr. and Mrs. Daryl Giesking and family of Marengo were weekend visitors in the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Giasking. Other Sunday visitors were Mr. and Mrs. Pat McLaughlin and family of Marathon. IMMANURL LUTHER AN CHURCH Ted Ager, Pastor Sunday, August 3 8:55 a.m. Sunday School. 10:00 a.m. Holy Communion Service. Friday, August 1 7:30 p.m. Rally. TITONKA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Roy Hjalmaas, Pastor Sunday, August 3 Vacation Sunday. No Worship. GOOD HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH Herbert C. Hanson, Pastor Sunday, August 3 8:55 a.m. Sunday School and Adult Bible Class. 10:00 a.m. Worship Service. Thursday, July 31 8:00 p.m. Lutheran Church Men Wednesday afternoon callers in the home of Dr. and Mrs. J. K. Hill were Mr. and Mrs. George Freerksen who have just moved into their new home at Grand Junction. Sandi Munger and Danny of Valise a stopped in for a visit at our shop on Tuesday. Danny is five years old and starts school this fall. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Speicher and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Jennings attended the Old Settlers Picnic Dinner on Sunday at Swea City. James Reynolds, president, had collected many pictures of olden days and especially of Grant School and showed them on the screen as part of the program which was very interesting to the many there. Around 100 were present and all had a good time meeting old friends and enjoying the pot luck dinner. This was held at the Swea City V.F.W. Hall and has been held annually for many years. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Tapper of Moravia are the parents of a daughter, Michelle Caresse, born July 21, weighing 7 Ibs., 7 oz. Her grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Donald Tapper and Mr. and Mrs. Bert DeGroote of Edgerton, Minn. Great-grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Anno Abbas of Britt. Paul is the music instructor at Moravia and his wife Linda teaches junior high reading and math. Scott Giesking was a supper guest of Tim and Debbie Reib- samen at their home. DOAN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Roy Hi«lmaas, Pastor Sunday, August 3 Vacation Sunday. No Worship. Monday, August 4 8:00 p.m. Administrative Board. RAMSEY REFORMED CHURCH Rev. John Jannson, Pastor Mission Sunday, August 3 9:30 a.m. Worship Service. 10:45 a.m. Sunday School. 7:30 p.m. Evening Worship. Rev. Forrest Harms Wednesday, August 6 7:30 p.m. Choir. 1:30 p.m. Dorcas Circle. Mr. and Mrs. Bob Reynolds and family, Mrs. Julia Reynolds and Florence Reynolds spent from Saturday through Wednesday at Hales Comer, Wis. where they visited in the home of Mrs. Lina Reynolds, Marie and Maurice. The occasion was in honor of Aunt Lina's 90th birthday which was celebrated with a family reunion and open house. While there, the Reynolds visited Mitchell Field and visited the museum, the Milwaukee Park Conservatory and other points of interest. _____________ Buffalo Boys 4-H Club The Buffalo Boys 4-H Club held their annual club tour on Wednesday, July 9, beginning at Michael Orthel's farm, where the boys and dads viewed his sheep project. Other members' projects were seen as follows: Myron Carlson's hogs; Briar Greg and Gayle Moore's steers; Dale, Todd and Trent Van Hove's steers; Kelly and Brad Harms' steers and hogs; Steve, Scott and Sid Smidt's steers; Jeff and Dennis Van Hove's steers; and Dave, Dan and Shelley Amesbury's steers and hogs. A family picnic was held later at the pool park, followed by a football and Softball game. --Danny Amesbury, reporter. We'll See You At The Kossuth County MON., AUG 4 thru FRI., AUG. 8 FAIR PROGRAM Monday, August 4: 2:00 p.m. — Judging of 4-H Home Economics projects begin. 3:00 p.m. — 4-H Livestock judging contest — show ring. Tuesday, August 5: 8:00 a.m. — Judging of 4-H Home Economics, Science, Mechanics and Arts exhibits, 4-H and Open Sheep. 9:00 a.m. —• Judging of 4-H Garden, Crops, Floral Hall exhibits. 9:00 a.m. — Judging of Poultry and Rabbits. 1:00 p.m. — Judging of 4-H and Open Dairy. 7:00 p.m. — Swine Judging Contest (Junior and Adult). Judging open class carcass, Foot and Derby. 8:30 p.m. — Sprint Car Races. Wednesday, August 6: 8:00 a.m. — Judging of 4-H Beef Heifers and 4-H Home Economics Exhibits. 8:30 a.m. — Judging of Market Beef. 1:00 p.m. — Judging of 4-H Horse & Pony and Open Class, Grandstand, 4:00 p.m. — 4-H.Dog Obedience Show (show barn). 7:30 p.m. — Horse Show and Miniature Tractor Pull. See our display at the Kossuth County Fair — August 5-8 Thursday, August 8:00 a.m. - 9iOO a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Friday, August 8: 8:00 a.m. — 9:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m. - 7tOO p.m. 8:30 p.m. - 7: Judging of 4-H Market Swine. 4-H Junior and Intermediate Educational Presentation (Armory). Judging of 4-H Market Swine, Free Barbeque. 4-H Show. Tractor Pulling Contest. Sale of Sheep and Swine. Beef Sale. Check out time 4-H Items, Open Steer Show. Stock Car Rage TITONKA, IOWA MERRIAMS MIDWAY SHOW WILL BE AT THE FAIR ALL FOUR DAYS.

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