Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on April 18, 1966 · Page 2
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Algona, Iowa
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Monday, April 18, 1966
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tfk*.&i: V* 0M. ADVANCE M6NBAY, APRIL 18. * A^w.-.^at^tl^fe-t. i-.f . .._.>.. .., . .... ..?.^. r *» «[ • ! ft-f^-f-ffSftS^BH: in my , ' >- -: >, >* r '> n : , §Y MARIAN '"•it Meaeeeeoeeeeeeeeoeeeeeeooeeaeeeeeeeoeeeeeeeeeeee '! ' • ' ' •• '/'••• • • : , •\ Veil should have a picture of me picking a\VSy on the typewriter with a good right hand arid a clumsy left one in a icfist. 1 feli'bytiiytdoorwayoti Good Friday and sprained my left wrist, ^well the pain was good penance but 1 was relieved when the east -.was put on. .1 am not so brave in the face of pain. ' " ! I am Interested lit, the proposalof a tax Uvy on the j taxable a>ropor4y oUttldo of citlea and town* to be u*ed for library porsjotas. And I Ilka the idaa of a county-wide taxation 10 all llbrarla* will b« treated alike. If we hav* a county. wide appropriation library service wJ|l be available to all rural residents, With a Vast supply of books to suit many raiders' ' Every child wherever he or she may live should have Ithe wonderful exerietice of visiting a library and be introduced ,to the world of books and learn library manners as a part of .their growing up. I recall how special the library was to me, ithe vast treasure of books, the pleasant librarian, and the posters. When 1 was a child pMr library posters told of the "Goop" a person whom no one wanted to be lijte. A goop did not take jcare of books, but stained them with lolipops and dog eared ! the pages and laid them down on their faces. A goop did not ! appreciate the opportunity of borrowing books and a Goop had jnp library manners. 1 Whan our local Unitary came into boing and was operated solely en volunteer help, I especially loved to give 1 service on Saturday, as many children came that day and I , wished we had; many mere books for them. i Thinking back to the many, fine persons from our neigh- jbor townships who contributed cash for our first working funds, ' books and countless hours helping to get the library organized, JI feel sure they will be amendable and; urge this library taxation so each library will i grow stronger and have a more ade- I quate supply of boQkV to serye the patrons. i We should net ^on'iider,] this. -tan in terms of money 1 burden, rather consider whet so small expenditure from each i tax payer will do for u«, To our youth, the future citiiens of | our community, and to us in the adult group, the many hours of pleasant relaxation reading books of history, science, pure j good fjetion r travel from eur armchairs, well one could go on ! and on. Our children introduced to reading good books will go on cultivating this taste and be better citizens for it. National Library Week is coming up April 16 through the 23rd. This is teaching career Month and three books for future teachers of junior high school age are Miss Mac by Dolin, j.Keoni, My Brother by Melson, and Great Women Teachers by i Fleming. : '• ;'••'• '•"••••' ':'•"'' .••"''•• s '••' •.•"' '' April I* also National Hobby Month. New beftk* about hdbbiei are Painting fret, Line*, Colors, and Shape! by Marks, and the Golden Book of Magic by the Great M-rllhi. .„ • - . ••'•,.-.,... , - -.' .. ,• •• ** Hans Christian Anderson's birthday is in April attd the Swedish Nightingale, Jetiny Lind's life story by Kyle. 1 wish, we could start fight rtow to buy the many new books for oUr hbr' ary, so our youth know about Booker T. Washington and so many other many famous people who can be examples for hem. .'•"•'•• , With summer vacation* approaching our libraries are already planning summer programs and there is a new book mark, "Care for Books," an amusing reminder on the proper care of a book, to vacation-bound youngsters who will be. tak> ing books along to beaches, baseball fields, and on damping trips. Visit your library, get acquainted with your librarian, she will tell you of the many things your library has to offer. For the third consecutive year, Iowa recorded the lowest average unemployment insurance tax rate in the nation m 1964. Iowa's rate was .77 per cent compared to a national average rate of 2.2 per cent. (Iowa Employment Security Commission figures.), ,; *! . Be careful, don't fall, MY* I. Well fall gently If you do fall, do not use your wrist to brace yourself. Just let go. Now is the time to enjoy good reading, answer your Easter letters, say thank yous for gifts of flowers, candy and the little luxuries. Laugh a little, be happy, enjoy your friends, they are special gifts. Be consoled, even though our weather is a bit on the cold side, with flurries of snow and sleet, be patient, down underneath the greening is pushing Its way to the light and one of these days with a burst of joy, we'll have nice weather, 1 "Do Not Pick the Flowers-' is a common sign in America's parks. But in Ireland they read more subtly: "Let it be said of these flowers that they died with their roots on. Id Petersons* spent'the evening, CHURCH CIRCLES TO MEET .the "CU-eUjs M the ,W.S.C.SV will m.eet A&rll 20 *s follows! Sthel Girde^t the church, hoi- .esses Stella \Geesman and Burnadine Opheitn; program, Lulu lawcott and| Lefie McMujlien; roll call, Deface Special, Lefie VlcMullen anti Jessie Rash. Inez Circle at ca^e with Dorothy Johnston, hpsjjtess, Program by Benita Mitchell and Janice Schaellei;} roll call, spirit spec' lal, Minerva Curtis. Shirley Oir* cle, hostesses, Mary Jean Andrews and (ienevieve Graham; program,' liurena Soderberg; roll call, Hetifews; special, Lor* eria Roark. I, ..> ^ „•'.'. '.":/ •_'••-..; ;; .:; Burt Band j Mothers Club will meet Thursday, April 21. Hostesses are Florence Koestler, Marjorie Layrenz, Dorothy Becker, Naomi ,Chipman and Helen Schwietert. Program, is by Naomi Chipman and Louise McFarland. Fred Gebken returned home Tuesday from University hospital in Iowa City. Dr. and Mrs. M. I. Lichter recaived word that their ter, Lois, the LeRoy Changs Of tiolUlu, Hawaii, haVe a 1 Ib. oij/sdn April Jl< Guests fcaster Sunday it the M.; i Lichter ! s home Wfere the W, D. Howies, Mason City/Raymond Lovstads, and Ray Lich* ters, Myrtle Schwietert of Des Moines spent the Easter weekend here With brothers and sisters. She has been with the Mutual Life Insurance Co. of New York for 35 year*. Louise Godden spent Tuesday with her sister Emma Manus at the Gertrude Ackerman home. She will return to her home in Ldmpoc, ! Calif. Saturday, Lorraine Campney, Mary Jean Andrews, Hazel Teeter, Florence Spear, Frances Sarchet, Marie Parsons, Karen pavies and Blanche Long attended the WS.C.S. district meeting at First Methodist church in Estherville April 13. Rev. and Mrs. M. C. Davies were hosts Thursday, April 14 ait a dinner at Burt Methodisl church for the sub-district ministers and wives which was ser ved by the Sunday School tea chers. ^ ,' '• W.S.G.S. Officers fraiftiH,g Day wifl be held Tuesday gwea City from 1 to 3 Members nieei it Burt cji at 12:30 noon. lt Betty Doubeks, freshman dent at Burt school, had an. pendectomy Mdnday'at the therville hospital. She is a daug! hter of the Clarence poubeks., The H. J. Licys retttfnfed Monday front several Weeks Vacation, -in California and Arizona. ' ' ; '' At the Voters meeting Mbn* day evening Rev. Wm. Scheer received his release front St. John's Lutheran church in Burt to accept a pastoral call to Wisconsin Delia, Wis, The Scheer family Will leave April 29. the Ladies Aid, of St. John's Lutheran church had a bake Burt students to present operetta Burt — The operetta "The Pied Piper or Hamelin", writtein by Braaks and Aiken, and based on the poem by Robert Browning, will be presented in the Burt Community School auditorium, Friday at 8 p.m., Apr. 22. The production will be given by the "Kids Korus" children from grades five through seven. The operetta promises to be colorful and tuneful, and the public is cordially invitedi The children in grades kindergarten through six will have an opportunity to see the'dress; rehearsal on Thursday;:-; afternoon, April 21 for. a sitiffli fee, lOc. ' ' .^.:/V ; ::.' The operetta -is"under"the direction of Erna Biaars.Drover, assisted by Marlene Stenzel as accompanist. . u RETURNS TO CANADA The G. H. McMullens took Jerry to Minneapolis Thursday, April 14 to return by plane to his teaching duties in Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada. Neal Me Mullen, Newell, visited at the McMullen home Wednesday and Wednesday evening a group, of Lakota teachers, the John Cooks, Gottlieb Reefers and Don- OPEN HOUSE TUPPERWARE PARTY APRIL 20 7PJI.T09PJI. (OUTSIpE-ORDERS WELCOME) PHONE 296-2565 WA60NALCAFE Bernice Harris sale at Bernie's Market S daV - v ' ' ' & v ^•RY I, ifammetstroni l fiiift barber, is ,a^paAieht;|t Lu lowing -Jafte BarsldU, representing Burt M.Y.F., will attend Spencer District Citizenship Seminar April 28 to May 7 leaving April 26 on chartered bus. The group Will visit Washington, D.C., the United Nations and many church agencies in New York City as well as sightseeing. Rev. and Mrs. Art Campney, Arnolds Park; will also attend. , , April is Cancer month- Work ers will be calling for donations. Mrs, ,E>. L. Picktneyer is a p* tieftt at Mercy hospital in Ma? son 'City,:'..' ; -, ,'.., '. .' :,...?, EXPERT PRINTING AT THi ADVANCE We are your new > ; - ••.•"" • - ' .'' '' i' •' Peterson Distributor Algona Flour South Phillip* Stroot U ^•a^ajaj iMiw m^ Dl<* Dili IN ALBONA Plenty of Parking-Iowa's most up-to-date street^ : .competitwe prices.-...and merchants make Algona the finest shopping center in a 50 mile radius!! THIS MESSAGE SPONSORED BY THESE PUBLIC - SPIRITED AL80NA JEWELRY Sharp'* Jewelry Wiltgen Jeweler* BUILDING Algona Plumbing & Heating Carson'» for Color Cowan Corp. Fgnk Plwmbing A Heatino P, R. Iron* Htatina A Plumbing Uinq Heating & Plumbing Millar Lumber Co- Saiter'i Davif Paint Store Sherwin-Williams Color Center United Building Centers, Ins, FARM EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS Universal Manuracturing Co, FURNITURE — OFFICE SUPPLIES Bjustrom Furniture Co, Read's Furniture & Carpet*, |nc Fo«tor'« SPECIAL SERVICES Algona Advance Aigona OreenhouM* Consolidated Co-op, Croamfriot North Central Public Service Co, P«t Tranifar Co, The Smoke Shop Ludwio/s Cafe SEWING MACHINES Algona FU»gr *» Fetd Co, Joe Bradley Butcher Bros. Taylor Implement Co. frnie Williams Algona Implement Algona Product North Iowa Sowing Machine Co, APPLIANCES ft TELEVISION Tom'i Radi* ft TV Electronic $pfcja|tje* North Iowa Appliance. Center DRY CLEANERS ft LAUNDRY Marshall ft Swift Cleaner* Modern Pry Clean*ra Elk Claantr* CLOTHING ft SNOBS The Chri«chlUM Store Christonson'a. Stylo Ctnttr Grahams Department Storo Leuthold William* (Hub Clothier*) Kirk'* Shoe Store J. C. Ponnty Co, S ft L Co. Shtakltyi Shilts Brownbilt Shoo Star* gender's FINANCIAL lewa State Bank The Security State lank Homo Federal Savings ft Loan Attn, ENTERTAINMENT Algona ft Starlit* Thaatrtf, Tall Ptwl'i DRUG STORES Honibruch Drug Rusk Drug ft Jewelry HARDWARE Coa*t>to Coast Storas Gaml»lai Hardware Storo AUTOMOTIVE Viking OM Co, •thr Standard ftrvlct Oau'« Oartf* Jack'* 0. K. Tirt SarvUo Koftuth Motor Co. Taylor Mttor Co. Parcival Mottrt •omgaari itn Franklin HirriffA't Viritty "The Friendly Algona Merchants Await you this Spring"

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