Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on August 17, 1967 · Page 5
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Bear, Bulldog grid drills begin Monday Cooper experts good club at Garrigan Football time is nearing once again and practice drill' ing for the Garrigan high school football team begins next Monday with one practice at 2 p.m. at the Bear practice field. After that, the Bears will prepare for their season opener with Estherville on Sept. 15 with double sessions from 8:30-10:30 . a.m. and 12:00-1:30 p.m. Estherville has captured the Lakes Conference football championships for the past two years, so the first game should provide a good test of the Bear's strength. The team .posted e 7-1 record last year. TAKING A closer look at the team's assets, the starting backfield from last year will be in tact with the exception of quarterback Bill Reding. Who will fijl the quarterback position is now the big- est question mark for Bear Coach Beanie Cooper. Candidates for that position are Tom Black, Jim Boudewyns, and possibly several sophomore candidates. Bbck was the starting halfback last season as a sophomore. Blockbusting Jack Midler wiD fill the fullback position, while Jerry PMhe will be blocking back. Describing this year's line, Coach Cooper said, "It will be as good a line as last year. We'll be smaller and quicker,giving away size and gaining speed and agility." The Bears lost three strong- side linemen last year, but co-captain Dave McCarthy will be returning as well as starting center Kevin O'Brien and returning letterman guard Bill Lachiter. Split end John Winkel, another letterman, will also lend his talents to the Bear line. Cooper will implement the new "invert" defense this year while, running out of offensive "I" formation with the ' line "flip-flopping." ABOUT 60 sophomores, juniors and seniors are expected to report for Checkout this year, with some 36 freshmen reporting, when classes begin later in August. Assisting head coach Beanie Cooper will be Steve McCall, Une coach, and new coaches Dick Walsh and Terry Bruce. The Bears play five games at A'lgonia and three away. VARSITY Sept. 15—Fri., Estherville, There. Sept. 23—Sat., Clay-Central Royal, Here. Sept. 30—Sat., O'Gorm'an— Sioux Falls, Here. Oct. 7—Sat., St. Edmonds Fort Dodge, Here. (Homecoming) Oct. 13—Fri., Catholic High - Emmetsburg, There. Oct. 20—Fri., Kuemper High - Carroll, There. Oct. 28—Sat., '"Gehlen High - LeMars, here. (Dad's Night) Nov. 4—Sat., Newman High - Mason City, here. SOPHOMORE (Reserve) Sept. 18—Clear Lake, Here. Sept 25—Estherville, here. Oct. 2—Humboldt, There. , Oct. 9—Emmetsburg High, There. Oct. 16—Fort Dodge High, Here. Oct. 23—St. Edmonds, Fort Dodge, There. Oct. 30—Sentral, Fenlton, "Riere. Nov. 1—Freshmen vs. Sophomore, Here. FRESHMEN Oct. 3—St. Edmonds, Fort Dodge, Here. Oat. 10—Envmeteburg High Here. Oct. 19—Estherville High, There. Oct. 25—St. Edmonds, Fort Dodge, There. Nov. 1—Freshmen vs. Sophomores, Here. Ed(in(ton dofendi I tad August 20 A fine field of cars and drivers will assemble for a stock car race for the 1967 Martin County. Fair racing at the Fairgrounds MJ mile oval, this Friday night, August 18, and again on Sunday night, Aug. 20, with racing activities each night beginning at 8:30 p.m. Jim Edgington of Algona Junior golf winners at Wesley Shown above are the boys who participated in the Junior Goft Tournament which was held Monday -morning at the Hillside Golf club in Wesley. Winning top honors in the tournament championship flight was Kurt Korneisel, 14, of Britt, who fired a 42 and a 44 in the two rounds which he played. Following Kurt in the championship flight were Mark Anderson, 14, Britt, with 45 and 42, and Dave Higdon, 14, Britt, with 46 and 43. Other winners were, first flight, Jim Diemer, Britt; second flight, Randy Loebig, Wesley; third flight, Denny Acker son, Wesley; and fourth flight, Ron Lickteig, Wesley. From left to right the boys are: Front, Pat Studer, 10, Wesley; Scott Harvey, 11, Britt; David Betcher, 11, Britt; Mark S'.cvenson, 10, Britt; Kurt Korneisel, 14, Britt; Jeff Manscn, 11, Britt; Mike Hughes, 12, Britt; Tom Loebig, 11, Wesley; and Denny Ackcrson, 10, Wesley. Back row: club instructor Steve McCall, Algona; Ron I icktcig, 8, Wesley; Mark Anderson, 14, Britt; Dave Higdon, 14, Britt; Gary Erpelding, 13, Algona; Kurt Marling, 10, Britt; Craig Erpelding, 13, Algona; Mark Klein, 9, Wesley; and Danny Kunkel, 13, Wesley. Missing were Jim Diemer and Randy Loebig. Exclusive Advance Photo by Mike Stillman. IMHNIHIIIIHIIIIIHHIIIIIHtllltllllll MmNMtltHHHHHIIHmHWIMMtlMIIIMIHIIMHmHMHMHtmilHHIHIIHMHItmilHHMMIIMHIII Championship Flight Winners JOE KEMNA, right, chairman of the N.K.G. tourney at Bancroft Sunday, presents championship trophy to Jesse (Gus) Blanchard of Lone Rock. In center, Bill Pech of Swea City, holds runner- up trophy and assistant chairman, Bill Doocy, left, presents trophy to third place finisher, JDo.n Blanchard, coach at Sentral high school, Fenton, and brother of Gus. Hen's Club 1st Flight Winners Booster club at Garrigan elects officers The Garrigan High School Boosters Club directors held •their first meeting of the 196768 school year and elected officers for the coming year. New officers are as follow;;: >.Pres., Earl Schmitt, Whiitite- more; Vics^Pres., Ray Kohl- ihalas, Bode; Sec., Roy Stofifel, Algeria. . Other Directors for tlhe year are, Algona, Don Ferris; Whiittemore, Vern Walked; St. Joseph of Bode, Ray ffle- met, St. Joseph of Wesley, Jack Riohlter and Everett Ad;- erson and St. Benedict, Duane Seiiler and Robert Mayer. The directors started work on the membership drive which will begin around Sept. 1. USE THE "PEACH" TO REACH 27,000 HOMES! Only 2.2 inches of rain here since June 28 For a while this summer, at seemed like it never would stop raining and now it doesn't look like it will start again. Parched lawns and crops that could use water soon are the reason rain is badly needed here. Since June 28, a period of 50 days, Kossuth County has received only 2.2 inches of rain compared with over 10 inches during the first 27 days of June alone. Forecast is for light showers later in the week. Open House Shower doted Miss Yvonne Tjadcn of Lakota will be honored at an open House bridal shower on Friday, Aug. 18 at 8:00 p.m. in the Ramsey Reformed Church. All friends and relatives ore invited. 8 letterraen returning at Algona high A nucleus of eight lettermen and some promising newcomers should make this an interesting season for Algona high school in football as the Bulldogs prepare for their opening practices next Monday. Coach Keith Chrittie, who will begin hit second leaion, expects 70 candi- adtei in grades freshman through senior with the opening session Monday at 8 a.m. A general meeting of all parents with boys out for football has been scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the high school gym. Any boy who has not received an invitation to football should contact Mr. Chris- tei either at home or at the school. RETURNING Icttcrmen will include two-year veterans Tom Jones, 195-lb. tackle; Mike Dreyer, 195-lb. tackle; Don Hagen, 175-lb. center; Jim Utt, 185-lb. tackle; Rich Black, 170-lb. back; Randy Riedinger, 160-Ib. back; Roger Barr, 150-lb. back; and Phil Bode, 170-lb. center. All but Bode are senior. Algona should have a rugged interior line and if Rich Black, who has been plagued with injuries, remains healthy Christie will have three good backs returning. Key positions vacated by graduation are offensive ends, guards and halfbacks and the complete defensive secondary. He lost 12 lettermen by graduation. Allows traftsoript for pritonor Judge Cooper signed an order the first of the week approving sending a transcript of the proceedings in his case to Jerry Brick ley at the penitentiary at Anamosa. 'Brickley pleaded guilty to a charge of giving a bad check last December to the Ogren service station at Lakota. Hfl was sentenced to seven years at the penitentiary. He applied for a bill of particulars including all the records in his case in the court here. Judge Cooper held in line with a recent U. S. supreme court decision that he was en* titled to the transcript. Throo injured noar Gall park Three persons were slightly injured Monday afternoon when a car driven by a 74- year old Algona woman went out of control on the Call State Park road and tipped over. Driver Minnie Jensen sustained an injured right wrist While passengers Rose Loper, 69, of Algona, had bruises and Ted McClinrtic, 11, of Lombard, 111. had facial abrasions and knee cuts. None were hospitalized. Patrolman Tom Cogdall reported the Jensen car wen 1 , out of control when it reached the gravel portion of the road. The driver was charged with failure to have control of the vehicle. aassra Lakota Mrs. Lois Weringo CHRISTIE will be helped in the football program by Jim Welton, Don Camenisch, Lynn Kueck, Bill Simpson and Jerry Payne. The Bulldogs were 2-5-1 for the season last year and will open at home against Emmetsburg Friday night, Sept. 15. The complete schedule foll- •• ows: . • - •...• • " ..• i -i Sept. 15 — Emmetsburg, here. Sept. 22—Clarion (Homecoming) here. Sept. 29—Iowa Falls, there. Oct. 6—Humboldt, there. Oct. 13 — Webster City, here. Oct. 20 — Eagle Grove, there. Oct. 27—Hampton, there. Nov. 3—Clear Lake, here. THE ADVANCS SENDS YOUR WANT AD TO 5,000 KOSSUTH HOMES Last week visitors at the Frank Neumnn home were Mrs. Tillic Wiseman ;mcl Mrs. Laur;i Wiseman of Thompson, and Mrs. Paul Sill and j«riiiidchild- rcn, Mark and .lane. Fred, Vera, and Viola Uuett- ncr were Thursday evening visitors at the Fred Baumann "home. Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Janssen were Wednesday evening visitors at the Herman Wirtjes home. Saturday evening visitor was Linda Wirtjes of Mason City. Sunday dinner guests at the Herman Wirtjes home were Mr. and Mrs. Vcrlin LeMaster and family of Buffalo Center, Mr. and Mrs. Mil ford Berg and Joyce, and the Alvin Wirljes' of Elmoro. Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Poppc Jr. returned last Monday after spending .several days on a northern trip. Weekend visitors at the Vernon Smith home were Mr. and Mrs. Roland Willet and daugh- ter Tarnta Jfcah of Mifthfaplis. f ami* Jean was both J<il* 2« and w^ifhid 1 Ibs. 15 oi. M«. Vefhon Smith spent a we** a* the Willet home in Mifiheafjb- lis following hot daughter attd granddaughters release ffofft the hospital. Other weekend visitors were Mr. arid Mrs. Donald Voellz aftd son of Ko-» Chester, Minn. Saturday eve* ning visitors at the Smith home were Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Paul" sen .and Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Smith. Sunday afternoon visitors were the Ronald Heellahds and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Heet* land. Mr. and Mrs. George Wer- inga were Saturday visitors at the Gene Weringa home iti Austin, Minn. In the afternoon they attended the Mower County Fair. Mike Gerzema of Buffalo Center spent Tuesday and Wednesday of last week at the W. D. Ley home with Tim Ley. Allen Baumann spent Friday and Saturday vacationing at the Howard Thompson home at Bancroft. Mr. unnd Mrs. Kenneth Baumann Allen and Julio were Thursday afternoon visitors at the Ernest Baumann home at Kensitt. On Sunday afternoon they were visiting at the Henry Hansen home at Forest City. Sunday evening was spent nt the George Baumann home. Mrs. Ivn Rippcntrop of Elmore was a Wednesday visitor at the George Enncn home. Kevin Brandt of Titonka spent several days last week al the home of his grandparents, the George Enncns. Mr. and Mrs. George Ennen, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Heetlnnd and Bruce. Mr -:ind Mrs. Alvin Mippentrop of Titonka and Duane Rippenlrop of Hingslcd were al the Raymond Brandt home at Tilonka Thursday evening 1o help Mr. Brandt celc- hralf his birthday. Mr. and .Mrs. George Enncn spent the weekend al Rochester, Minnesota visiting al the Vance Lester home and the Howard Hiokcs home. A brief call was nindo :>t the Gene Wennga home in Austin on their way ' Imiue Sunday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Bert Gccrdcs were visitors Sunday evening at the hinne of Mr. and Mrs. Harold yisrlu-r of Swoa City. Sharon and Kalhy Tiet?. of Albert Lea and Linda Ticman of Ken tun are vacationing at the Art. Tiety. home this week. Sunday the Art Tiet/.'s and their guests attended the Po- tralx. family reunion al the park in I-'enton. KKJ relatives allcndcd. The Elmer Madct/kes received a phone call Sunday evening from their son, Kldean. He was visiting -at the home of 'his aunt al Pamona, Colifornia. Klrioan is slalioiied at Camp Pcindleton, California. Lasl weekend he visited with Jim Rose who lives at Hollywood, California. > Weekend visitors al Ihc Arl Bicrstedl home were Mar.V Ann Olthoffcr of Platleville and Steve Bicrstedl of Bolmont, Wisconsin. On Sunday Ihc Bicrslcdts, Steve, and Mary Ann visited at the James Hier- stcdt home at Garner, Iowa. J.ames is now employed in the meal dcparlmcnl of Ihe Clover Farm Store there. Slevic Bockclm in of Algona spent from Thursday to Sunday al Ihe Russell Winter 'home. NORTH IOWA '•BANCROFT MANLY e FOREST CITY I ALGONA BRrrr e GARNER BELMOND e FLOYD SILL, left, of Burr, won play-off in the first flight to win over Steve Roberts, right, of Swea City. Both finished with an 83. Delivering your advertising messages every week to the Lone Rock man wins men's club tourney Gus Blanchard of Lone Roek claimed championship honors here Sunday with a 117 total for 27 holes in the annual North Kossuth Golf Club Mens tournament. The Lone Rock Hardware and Lumberyard dealer carded three straight 39's. Bill Pceh of Swea City copped secondary place with a 120 followed closely by Elan* chard's brother Don with a 121 Squaring off in a sudden in his Ohevy powered coach No. 14 has the favorite role of the stock car races dining the Martin County Fair as he is presently leading in the Fairmont Speedway point standings. death phiy off to eliminate an 83 tie in 18 holes. Floyd Sill of Burt. was first flight winner over second placer. Steve Roberts of Swea City. Other flight winners receiving trophies as their prix.c were: Second flight: Lamont Jansen, Bancroft. 82: Delbcrt Ferguson. Bancroft. 83: Third flight: Tom Garry. Jr.. 90: Jim Kennedy. 91 both of Bancroft: Fourth flight: Ray Betts of Whittemore. 97: Clarence Diers of Bancroft. 99. All flights were determined after the first round of play. To fete Lokoto girl ot shower Lakota: Arleen Meyer, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arlie Meyer of Buffalo Center, will be honored at a bridal shower Saturday. Aug. 19 at 8:00 p.m. at Emmanuel Lutheran church of Scarville. All relatives and friends are invited to attend. ••• k«*>« Going Into 27,800 Included As A Part A New Servke To Advertisers Homes In This Area Every Week Of Each Qf These Leading North Iowa Newspapers: • AlgoHO Advance »Iritt Mtwj-Tribw • lake Mills CrepMc •oKroft Register • Mmd ^dependent > forest City Svwwt • Garner Itwltr > Manly Signal • Nerthweed Ancner In Y«w Ucol Pipw, Plvs Extra Wiet Cmrafil Wk* Ye* Went Advertising That Pays Off Mail or Phono Your Ad To "The North Iowa Poach 41 , In Cart of Your local Nowipepf . Concentrated "Home Town' 1

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