Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on October 16, 1967 · Page 4
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' Everybody talks about the thing that's closest to his heart., So you'll forgive me if 1 devote this column to my favorite movie subject—the g00d old western, if the manager of the local theatre, will forgive me, 111 put in just a brief mention of TV and state that of all the horse • operas now oh exhibition on the "idiot tube", only one, ,the Virginian, rings the bell in my book. But to get back to the movies quickly, I've already rec: ommended A Fistful of Dollars (Italian made), The War Wagon and El Dorado, the latter which I will now explore. For a true, dyed in the wool western fan, El Dorado is the perfect dish. 1 can't think of a single derogatory comment to make about it. Of course, you have to take John Wayne and Robert Mitchum t but even if they are not your favorite, tihey both give masterful performances. Working against overwhelming odds, oldster Wayne battles a horde of vicious bad guys to save his drunken buddie and to serve the forces of rightousness. A supporting actor, Arthur Hunnicutt almost steals the show but there are others wlho share generously in this rather outstanding (for a western) film. 1 hope none of you western fans missed El Dorado—it even includes a liberal dash of humor and a lot of satire. As time concludes: "With crutches as swagger sticks, they (Mitdhum and Wayne) limp triumphantly past the camera—two old pros demonstrating that they are better on one good leg apiece than most of the younger stars on two". To sum this production up in four well chosen words—"First come, first served". To pursue the subject further, I refer to Donald Kauls column in the Des Moines Register. Kaul, besides being one of my favorite columnists, devotes considerable space to some erudite comments on the movies. Referring to Marty Rackin, he quotes this Hollywood producer as saying: "Pictures have" but one obligation," he. says;~"fo entertain. If you've got a message, send it by Western Union. "I don't preach in my pic- itures. If you want to put across a message, make a picture for the Ford Foundation and let the people come in free. If they pay two dollars to see the show, they should be entertained for their money." These haw been my sentiments for years, but this view •has got me into some tight spots from a critics angle. Rackin continues: "The American western is 4—Alfeni (Iowa) Advance MONDAY, OCT. 16, 1*67 Cancer meeting for teachers is held here South Kossuth Chapter of the American Cancer Society was host to fifty teachers, educational chairmen, and nurses of the 6th District at Algona, Oct. 10. This was a teacher's conference held every other year in the fall. State American Cancer Society personnel had charge of the meeting and colored films were shown on cancer research. Speakers were David Fagle, of the Biology department in the MarshalJtown Community college showed object demonstrations together with his lecture. Dr. 'Latourette, professor in radiology and radiation therapy at the university at Iowa City, had latest methods of treating cancer. On display was the living Memorial book with names of persons for whom mpmior- 'Lais <have been established. Four persons received - the book "Climate of Hope". 4-H CLUBS U GO I GO The U Go I Go 4-H club met at the home of Debra Sewick, with Marlene Golwitzer as co-hostesses, on Oct. 2, at 7:00 p.m. Business was election of officers, they are for next year, President, Becky Tielebsin, Vice-fPresl-, dent, Sherry Bulten, Secretary, Debbie Bulten, Treasurer, Linda Hauser, Historian .Diana Muller, Photographer, Joyce Sifert, Asst. Photographer, Debra Sewick, Reporter, Diana Winter, Music chairman, Charlotte Lemkee, Recreation chairman, Debbie Missal, Parliamentarian, Becky Tielebein. Music led by Marcy Diamond and Becky Tielebein. A talk on "Managing My TLmeV'; was given by Joyce SlfeiC Guest was Mrs. Golwiteer. Reporter is Joyce Sifert. Servicemen Sept. 28. Specialist Elbert has been in Korea nearly three months. Previously he had been wounded in Vietnam and hopitalized in Japan. the gi'ntest morality play in PBC, made the award on the world, he says, '.'The good guy wins and the bad guy loses. It's the way you make it happen that makes it a good or bad picture." .RACKIN'S LATEST film is the current "Rough Night In Jerico," a western starring George Pcppard and Dean •Martin. Martin, incidentally, is Radon's barber. Which brings the discussion down to this picture which will be shown at the local theatre October 29th. I saw Rough Night in Jerico in Minneapolis last week and again, I can recommend it to my western fans. Hardly in a clan with El Dorado, it pictures Dean Martin as a "'bad guy" which is rather unusual but it's worth seeing. • A final comment by Rackin which again coincides with my views and probably the theatre manager's as well, "The people who tell me we should make more films like Disney makes are people who don't go to movies." Rackin, by the way, was in Des Moines addressing a group of Central States Theatre Corporation managers. Central States Corporation owns the local Algona. 'INK in my VEINS' At lilt! Ell* Wheelef Wiled*, once wfot* y "Laugh* and the world laughs with you; weep and you w«ej> alone. This grand old earth must borrow its mirth, it haft troubles enough of. it* own." Naw wa reed that Sciatica hat faunrf it (a healthy te lattftt. Ht, ha, hi, laufhter a«arciaaa tha diaphragm ami papa up tha heart/trifif* in mere •xyfftn to the (onftv Incraaaaa fha perfermence «f thalMr, itimuatet tha aMfaatlv* flande in tha itemaeh, Intettlim arrf jMncreae, evan help* afaiitat can* •tipetian. So if yow want to feel aa feeeVa* Santa.Clautv d*n't fO «Of no* ItfJr • . . Newly married couple Paula Jo Grems, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Merle Grems, Estherville, became the bride of Dwaine H. Campney of Arnolds Park Sept. 24 at the Christian church in Estherville. Mr. Campney is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold H. Campney, Arnolds Park. The Rev. Arthur Campney, Gilmore City, officiated at the double ring ceremony. Mrs. C. P. Mauck, organist, accompanied David Ness, soloist. Charlotte Sunde was maid of honor. Virginia Grems, sister of the bride, and Dianne Campney, sister of the bridegroom, were bridesmaids. The flower girls, twin cousins of the bride, were Jane and Joan Grems. Mr. Campney was attended by Douglas Grems, brother of the bride, James Ahrens, of Sheffield, and Mervin Grems, cousin of the bride. Ushers were Daniel Breyfogle, Arn- old Nicholas, Cushing, and David Rosburg. Candlelighters were Fredric Grems and James Opheim. '•'*-.• A reception was held in the church basement. Those assisting were Barbara Stolp, Mrs. Melvin Breyfogle, Mrs. Walter Campney, Mrs. Lester Grems, Marilyn Rosburg, Mrs. Harold Opheim, Mrs. Harley Rosburg, Candy and Sandy Gray, Susan Frick, Denna Andre, Mary and Margaret Gray, Cindy Opheim, Michael and Tom Grems. After a trip to the. Black Hills, the couple will live at 1804 Chicago Street, Spirit Lake. Mrs. Campney is a graduate of Estherville high school, class of 1967. Mr. Campney graduated last June from Arnolds Park high school. He is employed by the Spirit Lake Feed Mill. Mr. Campney is the grandson of Mrs. Rose Sabin, Algona. William C. Elbert William C. filbert, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Elbert has been promoted to Specialist Fiva at the Army Pu- san Base Command in Korea. 2nd Lieutenant Peter M. Boss, commanding officer of Headquarters 'Detachment, Tales by Cathy Chrischlllsa Named to "Outstanding" Swea City: Mrs. Harold Hays of Thompson, the former Phyllis Kylen, daughter of Mrs. Minnie Kylen of Swea City has been chosen to have her name included in the "Outstanding Civic Leaders of America." This is a national honor that recognizes men and women of •their communities. Last year her name was published with the "Outstanding Women of America". Mrs. Hays is a graduate of Swea City Community School. A salesman is a guy who can sell without cutting the prtce. Lett week was known around AHS as "Beat Webster City Week." Signs covered the walls, the stairs, and students. Student council sold victory pins and proclaimed Friday as "Slave Day." On this day the coach's and players wish was the students' command. At the pep meeting on Friday, Pep Club presented coach Chrisitiie with a floral horseshoe saying Good Luck. —AHS— Pep Club met Monday after school to discuss the matter of uniforms. Alter a lengthy discussion it was decided not to wear uniforms. Also brought up was the matter of getting a victory bell since our old one was crack, ed. A committee was set up to look into the matter. —AHS— F.B.L.A. held it» first meeting of the year, last Tuesday night with Lana Bishop presiding. The new advisor, Miss Johnsn, explained a packet they would use to get money to go to the state convention. Other money making ideas and the point system were discussed. The Junior Executives were elect- ed at the meeting and they are: Nancy Wagner, Barb Jergenson and Linda Allen. —AHS— Monday Ian Davidson, Julie Chrischilles, Lynn Buch- anlan, Miriam Kausoh, and Bob Stillman attended the State Student Council Conference at Ames with their advisor, Mr. Przychodzin, •During the day they nominated the new officers, heard speeches, and participated in various discussion groups. —AHS— Friday after the Algona- Webster City game, the senior class spcin&ored 'a soc•hop. The precedes went to •the senior class with Dean Teeter president. —AHS— The JV remains undefeated after downing Humboddt iby the score of 19-0. —AHS— Last week being Fire Pre- The most Utterly lost of all days is the one in which you have not once laughed. In the business world the first tent of men in the field of management is to know how to laugh. A man who knows how to laugh and face the issue at hand is one who will avoid having high blood pressure and one who will gain results. Very sound of very light, Heard from morning's rosiest height, When the soul of all delight, Fill* • child's clear laughter. —Swinburne / < We need to put a smile on the map of America., "From quiet homes and first beginning Out to undiscovered ends, There's nothing worth the wear of winning, But laughter and the love of friends." -rBrtloc . Here Is e little history lesson. Can you name four U. S. Presidents who became better known for their middle names then their first name? They were Hiram Ulysses Grant, Stephen Grover Cleveland, Themes Woodrow Wilson, and David Dwight Eisenhower. Worth remembering: "There aren't any rules for success that work unless you do." The rule of life la'to be found within yourself; It is better to believe in your neighbors then to feer end distrust them. ,...'.-.. Hal Boyle says, The U. S. population is expected during 1968 to pass the 200 million mark for the first time in history. That means some kid will be born next year who'll grab the parking space you'll be looking for in 1988. With my thinking on the 3 cent service tax now in effect end the extra amount of employes to administrate the program and wondering if it will pay or cost more then the amount collected in tax, I ran across this news item. A check for one cent was received by e citizen of Attleboro, Mess., as a rebate on his state income tex. He noted that it cost the stete five cents postage to send it to him end because the item charge at his bank is 10 cents, it would cost him nine cents to deposit the check. A New York manufacturer has invented a paper that dissolves in water. The company said its product makes it easy for confidential communications and documents to be destroyed after they have served their purpose. In America's colonial deys, no one specialized in dentistry. It was practiced es a sideline by actors, merchants, engravers, or even hairdressers. Their dental instruments were usually limited to e wrench end minieture chisel. -• • .,.'•( . ....... ; A session with one of these amateur dentists was an experience that even the stouthearted certainly did not care to repeat. Unfortunately, bad teeth were common, and/little wonder: tooth powders wens composed o| snull, crushed coraly tobacco ashes, and gum fflyTrtfcfH '$•'*£ ...... -, k v<?. Missing teeth were often replaced with sound humen teeth. As late as 1790/ advertisements appeared in newspapers seeking "live teeth." Persons who were herd-pressed financially would pert with healthy teeth for e price. .You can't beat America for interesting place names. In Arkansas there is a Morning Sun and an Evening Shade. Electronically regulated clocks, although separated by a thousand miles or more, ere helping to measure the shape and size of the globe. Accurate timing is essential to the success of the program, in which 13 satellite triangulation teams employ portable camera systems which must photograph the Echo and Pegasus satielites simultaneously from various points on the earth's surface. The camera shutters ere controlled by the clocks, which cen bo timed to en accuracy of a millionth of e second. The reason some people get so lost in thought is probably because it's such unfamiliar territory. . The amount of sleep required by the avearge person >is about five minutes more. HHIHIIMHIMIIIIIIMMHIIIIIIIMI vention Week there was a fire drill given at the school. It got a little cold standing outside! Each of the eight tentacles of the octopus is lined with suction cups that enable it to bold the shellfish on which it feeds. OUT FIND TIME TO SHOP? ••••PJ Ei-WhHttiMft Whittemore — Mrs. AUa HelgeUnd, 50, and daughter of Mrs. Alary Stainbrook of Whittemore, died a week ago Wednesday of 9 heart attack. 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