Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on January 6, 1966 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, January 6, 1966
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Bulldogs jar Clarion, 56-48 Meet Iowa Falls here Friday, then to Spencer Algotia high school came off a 17-day holiday layoff and won a big one in its quest for a North Central Conference title Tuesday night by beating Clarion on the letter's home floor, 56-48. The win pushes Algeria's season mark to 6-1 and its conference record to 4-1, The Bulldogs entertain Iowa Falls • here Friday night and then travel to Spencer for a Clinic game Saturday night against Spencer at 8 p.m. With the Tuesday victory, the Bulldogs just about assured a two-team race in the NCC. Still trailing Clear Lake by a game in the win column, Algona artd the Lions are. now the only two teams besides Humboldt with less than three losses. ALTHOUGH the margin of victory was eight points, it was lots closer than that. In fact, Algona led by eight only one other time, late in the first quarter after a flurry of rebound buckets by Dale Teeter, Dave Walker and Bill Boldridge had put the Bulldogs in front 13-5 after they trailed at one point. 5-4. Clarion had the lead pared to 13-8 at the quarter and the second period was a standoff as the clubs ended the half at 2924. Mike Kalkbrenner, the second leading scorer in the conference, personally accounted for 14 of his team's 24 poin f /i and ended the night with 24 points — exactly half of his club's counters. f«*fef ended with 16 but pulled down 16 rebounds, bio- ek*d feuf shots and again did a fine job. Only some fine guarding by Bob Ras«mussen kept him from the 20's. Tee- t*f missfed 10 long shots and didrVf hit A bucket from past the 10-foot mark. The Bulldogs' lead was only 38-36 after three periods and Kalkbrenner's bullseye to open the fourth quarter knotted the game, It was tied again at 40-40 and then Steve Waller put in a rebound and Algona was irt front the rest of the way. THE. LOCALS led 42-40 with 5:32 left and after Espe's free tlv'ovv, still were ahead by only a 49-46 margin with 2:55 to go. A fine semi-stall added fr^ throws near the end to pad the margin. Dan Merryman pitched in 15 important points including a 7- for-7 night, at the free throw line. Waller got six of his eight points in the crucial last quarter and two rebounds at the start of the period were probably the most important points scored all night Algona fouled frequently in the first two quarters and the half ended with ll fouls for the Bulldogs and just five for Cl!», rion. It wasn't the officiating either. THE LOCALS won the game on rebounds. They got eight rebound baskets compared to just two for Clarion, and that was the difference and then some. Free throws also played a big part in the win. Both teams made 16 but Algona got theirs in 21 Chances while the Cowboys flubbed on 11 of their 27 chances. Coach Keith Christie's junior varsity won its seventh straight game without a loss and fifth in conference play with an easy SPORTS *— ALGONA ADVANCE THURSDAY, JAN, 6, 1966 NORTH CENTRAL CONFERENCE W L Clear Lake 5 1 ALGONA 4 1 Humboldt 4 2 Iowa Falls 3 3 Clarion _ 2 4 Webster City 3 4 Hampton ^ ^ 2 4 Eagle Grove ; 1 5 54-32 triumph in the opener. They led 54-32 at the half, Grdgg Betts led the scorers with 15 while Dale Peterson pitched in a dosiert ahd Rich Black added 10. It Was 30-13 at the half; Pts. Opp. Pts. 363 330 314 268 391 414 339 435 370 330 427 381 367 417 410 377 ALGONA (56) fa ft Teeter 8 0-1 Merryman _^_ 4 7-7 Walker _^__^. i. 2 0-0 Espe ^_ 2 4-6 Boldridge .._ •— 1 3-4 Laws 0 0-0 Waller 3 2-2 Farnham 0 0-1 TOTALS 20 16-21 17 CLARION (48) fg ft pf Sann 2 2-2 0 Kalkbrenner 9 6-11 4 Rassmussen 2 0-0 1 McClelland 1 1-3 4 Ashpole 0 0-2 0 Mechem 2 5-7 4 Boyington _^ 6 2-2 1 TOTALS 16 16-27 15 DATE ALGONA PICNIC Will Dray ton, Algona, who expects to attend, advises the annual Algona picnic for California "miss-placed" Algerians will be held at Huntington Beach, Calif v Sunday, Feb. 5 LuVerne splits Tuesday night LuVerne — The LuVerne boys won and the girls lost ir a doubleheader here Tuesday night with Meservey-Thorriton Both were North Star Conifer cnce games. The boys ripped the visitor: 85-51 after a close first half LuVerne led by just eight at the intermission and then poured in 53 points in the final 16 minutes. Eugene Hefty led the win with 25 while Doug Nelson bagged 20, Daryl Trauger 12 and Don Bristow 10. Rick Siskow was the top Meservey-Thornton scorer with 16. The LuVerne boys are now 3-5. BOYS GAME LuVerne 13 32 59 85 M-T 12 24 33 51 THE GIRLS, also 3-5 for the season, bowed 68 : 42. They trailed the entire game and were down 38-20 at the half. Jane Hanselman hit 35 points for the uiioflettes while Coleen Obfecht ed Meservey-Thornton With 28. GIRLS GAME iiVerne 15 20 32 42 M-T 21 38 58 68 Wftsliyan graduates Magna cum laude Wesley — Mrs. Bernard Becker, the former Linda Schoby, Britt, graduated from Man.ka.to state college. Dec. 17. She was one of four to receive her bachelor of science degree Magna Cum Laude. Mrs. Becker will teach in Albert Lsa, Minn., where the younger couple liv-2. Bernard is a son pf the Tom Bsck^rs and his wife is a daughter of the Fred SchobyS, Britt. MISSION SCHOOL School of Missions begins January 9 at the Wesley Methodist church ,with a potluck sup- tier at 6'p;ni. Mrs. John Mullens with panel will present study book, "Realms of Our Calling" for the program. MYF groups of both churches will be part of the school of missions, as it meets the Sundays of Jan. 9-16-23-30, with the first and third meetings at Wesley and second and fourth at Corwith. the Evangelical Free church in various homes of the area Jan. 3-6. Household furnishings of the late Rev. Percy Carlsson were sold at auction Tuesday, Jan. 4. Mrs. Carlsson is in a rest home in Boone. The Ed Downs family moved to Mason City Dec. 26 where both are employed at Mercy hospital. Their Wesley home is offered for sale. The Tom Beckers had as Christmas guests, the Martin Beckers, Algona, Bernard Beckers, Albert Lea, and the Roger Doughans, Clarion. The John Hildmans were Dec. 26 guests of her mother, Mrs. Maggie Hilbert, and daughters in Algona. Evangelical Free churches of Wesley ahd Upper Flat held a watch night service Friday in the local church. A devotional service was followed by lunch. Roger Wubben speilt several ys during the holiday week with his sister, Ruth Aim Wubben, employed at Trinity college near Chicago. Named head Waterloo Matonic lodgo George A. Peirce, son of the Ken Peirces, Algona, has been elected Worshipful Master of the Masonic Lodge at Waterloo. The lodge has more than 900 members. He is employed, by John Deere and they have three children. FATHER DIES Funeral services were held at two o'clock Sunday in Fairmont for Walter Olson, 74, father of Mrs. Curtis Haahr. He died of a heart attack at his home Friday morning. HAVE STEAK DINNER The John Bauers entertained employees and wives of the International Harvester Co. at a steak dinner in Al's Lounge Dec. 28. Following the dinner cards were played. Present were the Jim Olsons, Ray Kol- lasches, Will Hrubeses, Merle Petersons,. Dave Ramuses, and the R. C. Bauers. Vine Doughan, bookkeeper, was unable to attend. Prayer week was observed by NOTICE! To allow the street department crews to do a better and more complete job of snow removal in winter and sweeping in summer, the Chief of Police is asking residents to remove vehicles in traveled portions of the streets. In addition, persons with driveways or other off-street parking facilities at their place of residence are asked to park vehicles there at all times instead of on the street. Violators may be prosecuted under City Code. ALBERT BOEKELMAN ALGONA CHIEF OF POLICE Winter - Ice Fishermen! lav. 'em, 6-7.8 inch sw«d.*h and mustard ice auger*. And we have the equipment for winter toning. Available now, the 966 MINNESOTA "non-resideht" fishing licenses. They started Jan. 1, 1966. Fishing Is Family Fun! Fish and feel fit and stay young . . . We carry the largest assortment of quality FISHING TACKLE IN NORTHERN IOWA and with Sheakespeare Braggin' Tackle also. Dew drop inn at ... BECKER Sporting Goods EAST OF LEGION HALL 5-2780 - Algona TAYLOR MOTOR CO.'s I Rock Bottom prices on every car in our lot... SAVE $ $ $ Now during this big JANUARY SALE best prices ever!! FORDS 1965 FORD Fairfane 500 Sports Coupe, bucket seats, Cruise- a-matic, radio. Dark blue finish with matching trim. Spotless. 1965 FORD Galaxie 500 LTD 4-door Hardtop. Factory Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Power Brakes, full power, vinyl roof, 12,000 actual miles. ABSOLUTELY SPOTLESS. 1964 FORD Custom 500 4-door, V-8, overdrive, radio, power steering, factory Air Conditioning, solid white with beige interior. 1964 FORD Country Sedan, 6-oassenger, V-8, Cruise-a-matic, radio, power steering, solid black color with matching interior. Very good. 1964 FORD Galaxie 500 4-door, Factorv Air Conditioning, power steering, 352 V-8 engine, light blue with matching interior, low, low miles. 1963 FORD 4-door Galaxie "500", V-8, Power Steering, Cruise-a-matic, radio, chestnut color with white top. 1963 FORD Custom 2-door, V-8 engine, standard transmission, beige color, extra nice, radio. 1962 FORD 4-door Galaxie 500, power steering and brakes, radio, Cruise-a-matic, Solid White Color. 1962 FORD Country Squire Station Wagon, Cruise-a-matic, power steering and brakes, white color, V-8 engine, one-owner. 1961 FORD 4 door Galaxie, V-8, radio, Cruise-a-matic, two- tone turquoise and white, clean. 1961 FORD Galaxie 2-door Hardtop. V-8, Cruise-a-matic, turquoise and white, extra sharp. 1960 FORD Ranch Wagon, 4-door, V-8, standard trans. 1960 FORD 2-door Victoria Galaxie Starliner (fast-back), Cruise-a-matic, radip, power steering. Cream color, extra nice. 1959 FORD 4-door Galaxie, Cruise-a-matic, radio, solid white, extra nice. MERCURYS 1963 MERCURY Monterey 4-door, Breeze way roof, light beige color, Mercomatic, Power Brakes, sharp. 1963 MERCURY Monterey Custom 4-door, Power Steering and Brakes. Multi-drive transmission, burgurdy color with matching interior. One'owner. 1961 MERCURY Meteor 800, power steering and brakes, Bronze color, extra nice car. 1961 COMET Station Wagon, 6-cylinder, standard transmission. 1960 MERCURY Monterey, 4-door sedan, power steering and brakes, Mercomatic, blue color with matching trim. Fine second family car. 1960 COMET 4-door Sedan, standard transmission, radio, light green color. Motor recently ovehauled. This is a sharp one. OTHER MAKES 1963 DODGE Model 330 4-door sedan, 6-cylinder, standard trans., radio, spotless turquoise finish with matching interior. 1960 OLDSMOBILE 4-door "88", Auto. Trans.. V-8, radio. 1960 DODGE 6-passenger Pioneer Station Wagon, Power Steering and Brakes, Automatic Transmission, V-8 engine, solid red color with matching trim. 1959 PONTIAC Star Chief, V-8, Automatic transmission. A real buy! 1958 CHRYSLER 4-door Hardtop, solid white, power steer, ing, Auto. Trans., extra clean. 1957 CHEVROLET Convertible, Power Glide, V-8, radio, black finish. TRUCKS • We will finance, of course * "SEE THE MERCURY MEN - IN THE BRWHT, ORANGE PARKAS" TAYLOR MOTOR CO. 5-2504 FORD & MERCURY SALES & SERVICE ALGONA 1965 FORD '/2-ton Pickup, V-8 engine, Custom Cab, Deluxe two-tone paint, beige and white. 13.000 actual miles, rear bumper. Spotless and still in Ford New Truck Warranty. 1963 FORD Econoline Van with side windows and side and rear doors. Extra nice. 1961 FORD F-600 4-speed ft 2-speed, V-8 engine, 8:25 tires. 1960 IHC Vi-tpn Pickup, 6 cylinder engine, heater, rear bumper, cleanest in state. 1958 FORD F-600 2-ton truck, 2-speed and 4-speed, 8:25 tires with new Fiasco 14 ft. grain box, heavy duty hoist. Ready to roll. 1955 STUDEBAKER 3 / 4 -ton Pickup with box, overdrive heavy duty. ' 1954 FORD '/a-ton Pickup, Custom Cab, V-8 engine. 1950 CHEVROLET Va-ton Pickup, 3 speed transmission, very good mechanical condition.

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