Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on October 30, 1967 · Page 4
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Bear Facts iy Sandy Elberf and Mao Ann Kollatch Ditcovor yourtolfl GHS students are given this chance on Nov. 6, 7 at the Day of Discovery. This new happening places its emphasis on small group discussions, bible vigil, singing, a film as well •as correlating music, art and the written word with spiritual dimensions of life. The freshmen and sophomores attend Monday giving the juniors and seniors an extra long weekend (which we can us- uailly use). The juniors and seniors are scheduled for Tuesday. — GHS— "Tho Death and Lift or Larry Bensen" will be portrayed on Nov. 1 and 5, and at a Matinee on Oct. 30. Everyone is invited to attend. — GHS— A change of pace was heard in the GHS gym Monday, Oct. 23, at a violin concert given by Donald Ambro- zon, an accomplished violinist from Briar Cliff. He was accompanied by liis wife at the piano. Judging from the applause Mr. and Mrs. Am- brozon received, the concert was enjoyed by all. —GHS— Brother Ouenten Holmes, a Fransican Brother, talked to GHSer's du'rimg liheir Religion Classes on the subject of vocations. A film on the foreign missions was shown first and then Brother Holmes answered questions. —GHS— A cheer-leading clinic was held for the Junior and Senior girls who wish to tryout •for basketball cheerleading The football ohcerleadlars taught the girls the techniques and cheers. Good luck! — GHS— The Bears were defeated by Kuemper but revealed a wonderful effort Saturday! Go to it Bears! we're behind *r$&Jf&*&m.--* 1* AND 26 Yf AM AOO Ledyard couple married NANCY ANN MacKinnon, daughter of Mrs. Wilma MacKinnon, Ledyard, was married, to Larry D. Runksmeier, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Runksmeier, also of Ledyard, on Saturday, Oct. 7 by Rev. Victory Vriesen. Andrea Stewart, El more, was maid of honor and bridesmaids were Gretchen DeBoer and JoEtte Junkermeier. Dale Brandt was best man and groomsmen were Arden Runkesmeier, Mariln Krupp, Elmore, and Robert Busch of Newton. The couple are .now at home after a trip west. Both are graduates of Ledyard high school, the bride in 1967 and the groom in 1962. HIMMIMIMIMMItlMMIHIIHMIHHHHIi A —GHS— A 'Pop Concert was presented by the chorus's and folk 'groups under the direction of Sister Mary Donimica, PBVM. Patty, Dave and Steve Besch, from Whittemore, a brother, aster folk group, also sang. Congratulations to everyone who participated; it was a very fine concert! — GHS— Well, quarter exams are over - now and we can still breathe easier for a couple of days, at least until the report cards come! it was a "three-ring-circus" enitertainment-type weekend for me in Minneapolis, with three major events.. Spot- lightening the trip. First, ifiherc was the . Minnesota, Michigan Stiate^football game in which my .old Alma Mater, a definite underdog surprised a strong favorite by a re- sou rtdirug 21 to 0 victory. Then t^ere^ wis fhe'Viking-•, Baltimore Pro ganie i.wlth 4 * 20 to 20 decision, both games played under sunny skies at 70 degree temperatures. But the most satisfying event of •the .three was/the stage production. Fiddler,on the 'Roof, which played '.tp.j an enthusiastic opening night audience at the Orpheum threatire Monday night. Fiddler on the Roof opens the 1967-8 Theatre Guild sear son and is probably one of the most popular of all the current Broadway stage shows and one which won 'the New York Drama Critics award for "best musical". Headed by a stellar cast, with veteran actor, 'Paul Lipson and Delores Wilson, and ably assisted by capable supporting players, the present production has the flavor of Broadway. Orchestration, choreography and chorus are experflly executed. As Syse of the Chicago Sun-Times sums , it ,uB.V;Mpson projects splen- \ dldlJ-^Deaores; -Wilson ^splendid. A honey of a show." Fiddler on the Roof concludes its present run at the OrpJieum threatre in Minneapolis Saturday evening, Nov. 4th and good seats are still available. I recommend 'it highly to all who are interested in the legitimate stage. It's a rare theatrical treat: see it if all possible. Blow-Up, a picture which has won several awards for color, direction, acting and •general excellence, finally reached the local theatre and was met with only mild re- ONE DAY ONLY Wednesday, Nov. 1 WIGS OO AND UP WIGLETS AS LOW AS with itv«r«l prict r*ngti to choost from *8 OO FALLS [LUXURIOUS DELUXE FALLS »75 OO A remarkable collection of Sensational Savings! fhese low sale prices are available only through special arrange.ments direct from the importer. A rare opportunity to save on wigs, falls and wiglets. (Many wigs are European hand-tied.) An expert wig consultant will be on hand to assist you at this sale. Styling extra, of course. SPECIAL HOURS 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Algona Beauty Salon 11QN. Phont 3957190 action* WUfieJMfif it a second time, I folind it both unusual and enjoyable for Ms Leaving out the . element Of nudlsmy firm ever shown (ft Algooa to my knowledge, Mid certainly presented in good Uste, the piot deals with the modem trends toward juvenile laxity. Faced with a case of murder, which his camera has inadvertently disclosed, our hero finds no one, not even a police detective, who is especially Interested in solving the crime. It is an unusual plot expertly done. The first of the Ctnerma Art Series, Marriage, Italian Style, opened auspiciously at the 'local theatre to a large and enthusiastic audience. Done with finesse end sub- tility and with a distinct foreign touch, Marriage is a masterpiece of adult entertainment. The next Cuierma Aits film is The Servant, and scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 8th, followed by Breathless, on -Wednesday,' November 29th. Season tickets are still available at $5.00 for the remaining five pictures. Single admissions at the box office are $1.25. Big events coming up on the local movie schedule. This weekend - Sunday thru Wednesday - Dean Martin in Rough Night in Jericho - an off-beat western with Dino playing the villain: •-.•? And coming up next month • two "block busters" at popu- > lar prices. Dr. Zhivago and Hawaii —yes, the Algona theatre is "buzzin" with activity. Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Crawford went to In'depend-Y ence on Friday and spend the night there with the Lowell. Lenz family who formerly'?' lived in Algona. On Saturday the Crawfords went to Cedar Rapids and were house guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Jensen for the weekend, and on Saturday the four of them attended the Iowa-Purdue game at Iowa City. Mr. Jen-' sen is president of the Life Investors Ins. Co. with which Mr. Crawford is affiliated. National Guard unit here back in 1889! the pixvctx 196? "New Mini Look",) This fashion note comra to you from Oct. 28, 194? HODGEPODGE OeteW 21, 1*47 T«d $. Htrbtt, AlfMM it* dent At State Teaclwn college, is a member of the college marching band which will entertain football ftfi* it the Teachers CollegB-Drake university game on Nov. 1, Ted plays the trumpet. v A I Boektlman waft pictured in the Oct. 28 issue of the Advance and a feature story by Inez Wolfe on Al and the city police force. Albert says that as long as he can ranem* ber, he wanted to be a -police* man, but to be one he had to be a good marksman. When Al was only a little shaver his father Andrew Boekelman, then farming southeast of Lakota, taught him how to handle a 22- rifle, which he used' efficiently and without accident. Al has won first place medals and certificates in Minnesota, Iowa and Qlinois^ Hawkeye League, and regional tournaments, also state championships. When asked how :he got on 'the police force here, Mr. Boekelman said he was working in a hardware store at Lakota, and 'hoard a policeman was want: ed at Algona, and came down •here, and after an interview with the mayor he was employed in the spring of 1945 .... (thats 22 years ago and Algona can be proud Al is istill on the police, force today (1967). If a National Guard unit is organized here ill will not be the first one. Algona had a company from 1889 to 1910, a period of 21 years, and there are still former members 'here to tell about it. Harvey Ingham, M. P. Haggard, Tom F. Oooke, C. T. Chubb, G. A. Branson, G. L. Minfcler, W. E. Naudain, C. F. Nolte and G. F. Peek to name a few examples. The company's big time service came when it was called to Sioux City where there was a bitter railroad strike and at Ghdckamau- ga, during the Spandsh-Amer- 4cftfi W«r win another big event for the compmny. *nw company dtiflgd in » btg. old H_VIM aftnory which Mobd <about witefte the new Cowan buiWkig ,*M( of Ken's now stands. Finally ttte *tete mi- Utacy authorities the building and wtien no one offered to build * witaMe building the company WM forced to aftk for dtoblnd- ment. Community Chatt Drive Goal in 1947 was $3,749, V Indian •ummar and warm weather of October seemed likely to be gone for good at this time twenty yean ago according to the weather report. • There's a fashion slogan for women for 1948! the gals are urged to acquire that "New Look". The sad new look consists of long skirts clear to the ground. That will cause a "New Look" all right- but the aloresaid "New Look" will be one of consternation, despair, frustration, amusement, and fergorhsak- es, as far as the men are concerned. (Quite a change from S, tftf New 4H efticert racantfy elected were Pat Vasto, Ban* croft, reiportor; Gary Banwart, Ottasen, vice-presidenl; Denn'.j Schoby, Akbna, president and David KoUasch, Bancroft,' secreUry-treasurer. Two Ketauth boyt art mak< ing quite a name for them- selvea on the Iowa Collegiate football scene. . .first there is Dennis Krominga, a 210 pound tackle on the Want- burg College football team and down at Drake, Don Cook, rugged 193 pound junior 'has started almost all of the Bulldog's games this season. Strange heading on sport page this week went like this . . . .Cowan injured Will Play Tonight. Capt. and Mrs. William Batt, Jr. arrived home Friday from Washington, D. C. where the former has been having a complete physical evaluation at Waltet- Reed Hospital. Capt. Batt had heart surgery at Walter Reed several months ago. Capt. Batt has been assigned to duty with limitations at Fort Carson, Colo., Nov. 18. Sandra El wood, 1957 graduate of Algona high and a first yen student at Stephens college ift Coiumhi*, Mo., <has ftahjed zfetft Phi Delta «ociai soroHty. She ii the daughter of the Edward B- woods. • ' Dau'i Oaraga wM takWat- ing its 40tti Anniversary this week and the Wtti anniversary of the OldAitwWte. Pictured are members of (he Dau'a, Bill, *., Bill, Jr., and ftitt the third along wtth (he employees of Dau's garage. Also pictured were oars (Olds) from 1897 to the present date. ,1957, KoMuth County History lit' eludes one painter., .Russell Cowles, of national size, and long ago there was a real artist Bffie Godfrey, LuVerne, but not until now has the county had an artist who is also an minister of the gospel. . .the Rev. O. Leonard. Nelson, pastor of the First Lutheran Church. A modeat gentlemen, his ability did not (generally become known, even in Algona before samples of his work were exhibited recently in a local store. These samples were not paintings but water colors. Mrs. Rose Barnard, Osceola, celebrated her 100th birthday on October 5. Mre. Barnard was bom and raised' near Weldon. A long face often shortens your list of customers. TREE Antenna Evaluation WITH OUR PORTABLE ANTENNA TRAILER Now is the time to have your TV Antenna checked and evaluated before the cold, winter weather begins and the cost of this work goes up. Our specially-built Antenna Trailer is at your service for a free evaluation of your unit. AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR SPECIAL COUPON OFFER BELOW — 10% OFF ALL ANTENNA MATERIALS FOR THE REST OF THIS MONTH. Call 5-3215 today and have our trucks serve you. NEW ULTRA-SENSITIVE ANTENNA FOR COLOR TV -v. WINEGARD COLORTRON TV ANTENNA So effective, comes with WRITTEN MONEY-BACK GUARANTEE! 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