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The Algona Upper Des Moines, Algona, Iowa, April 26, 1945 LAKOTA PASTOR LOSES FATHER IN BEATRICE, NEB. Lakota: Rev. F, F. Darnauef received word Friday of the death •of his father, Henry C. Darnauer, ^vho died 6f a heart attack at his Beatrice, Neb., home. He .was 78 years old. The youngest son, ttenry, was killed in fiction in January and ReV. and Mrs. Dar- naUer attended memorial services for him at Beatrice the latter part of January, Rev. Darnauer left Monday morning to attend the funeral Tuesday. A son was born last week Monday to Mr. and Mrs. Hay Gordon at the Blue Earth hospital. Mrs., Lloyd Snow of Lake, Park, towa, spent the week-end visiting her mothfer, Mrs. Andrew Anderson. Mrs .Agnes Kelly was on the sick list last week. She lives with her daughteY, Mrs. Clyde Sanders. Vivian Strand and Elsie Ward, public school teachers, spent Saturday night and Sunday as guests Of Betty Lou Miller near Stevens. •Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Baum and .children of Ames and the Clarence Baums of Blue Earth. Minn., were Sunday visitors at the Win. Baums. Mrs. Delia Smith requests those wanting cut flowers for Mother's .day or any other occasion please leave orders with her in plenty of time for fulfilment. The Raymond Winters arid Mrs. EmOry Smith and two sons were visitors at .the Ray Estles hear Ledyard. Allen Sniith spent the week-end with his material grandparents. The senior class play, "Dead of the Night", will be presented at the school auditorium Tuesday evehing, May 1. The junior-senior banquet will be held at the town hall May 5. Harry Mussman went to Des Molnes Saturday on a busines.s mission and Mrs. Mussman drove to Elmore to Spend the week-end with her mother, Mrs. F. C. Keister, during 'his absence. June Skeels, a former Lakota music teacher, now employed in the Buffalo Center school, spent Thursday night at the Guy Beemers. She came over with A, A. Anderson and went back Friday morning. Rev.--and Mrs. H. E. Buschmnn and Mesdames C. A. Gutknecht, W. E. Gutknecht,' Geo. Heetland, J. E. Ukena, Francis Adams, J. A. Bargar and Wm. Aalderks attended a missionary meeting at the Algona Presbyterian church Friday. Gertrude Bayless, a returned missionary from China, was the main speaker. Grandma Wise and Mrs. Dru- sle Noble were Sunday afternoon visitors at the Alfred Opheim home. Grandma Wise walked down which was the first time she had walked that far for several years but she seemed to be none the worse for her walk and seemed to enjoy it. 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Dr. Nelson, acting pastor for Immanuel Lutheran church, gave the memorial sermon and obituary, using as his text I John 1-3: "That which we have seen and heard declare We unto you that ye also may have fellowship with us; and truly our fellowship is with the Father and with his son Jesus Christ." Dr. Nelron stated that he had chosen this particular text because of the content of the last letter LeRoy had written home, in which he had said, "I know God is with me and will bring me safely home; and I know I can find peace and comfort with him." The letter was written Dec. 31, 1944. LeRoy was killed in battle Jan; 3, 1945. LeRoy was a veteran of the 92nd glider division. He was wounded last September when his division fought its way out of a trap at Aachen when it attempted to establish a bridge head. It received the presidential citation for its successful attempt in fighting its way back to American lines. LeRoy was s born at Orient, S. D., Oct. 29, 1923, to Mr. and Mrs. Walter Peterson. His mother died when ihe was 7 and he, together with a brother and two sisters came to live with his aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. David An- derson, in Harrisott., township, where he was given a IfoM home, an education, and a firm belief in the Lutheran laHlm He' was baptized Dec. 9, 1923, and was confirmed in the Immahuel Lutheran church June 8, 1939. In June, 1942, he was 'graduated from the Swea City consolidated school. He entered the armed forces in March, 1943. He spent Easter at home in 1944, and was sent overseas the following April. He was killed in action Jan. 3, 1945, in Belgium where he was buried, with a Protestant chaplain in charge of the service. He is survived by his father, Walter Peterson, Webster City, his aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. David Anderson, a brother, Walter, Jr., and two sisters, Miriam at home, a high school student, and Lieut. Mae Peterson of the army nurse corps in England. In the service .held Sunday, Dr. Nelson was assisted by Rev. W. G. Bohi, pastor of the M. E. church, who read the scripture and prayer. Music was furnished by a double quartet from the high school. Following the memorial sermon, the names of donors of several memorial gifts were read, including $10 fom the U. S. W. and contributions from LeRoy's confirmation class, the Immanuel Lutheran choir and his graduating class. The gold star was pinned on the service flag by Palmer Jensen, home on furlough, and Geo. K. Nelson of the Legion presented the flag to the family. The service was ended as taps wera sounded by Commander Sarn Hethershaw. Color bearers were Herman Bowman, Palmer Jensen 'and Richard Berg and Albert Anderson carried out the flags to the strains of one of the Chopin preludes. At the door on a table had been placed a fine photo ' of Pfc. Peter- gloves, the purple heart and a son together with his cap, his citation from President Roosevelt. NINE BURT FAMILIES HAVE EACH FOUR SONS IN U. S. ARMED FORCES Burt: Pvt. Richard L. Bristow and wife arrived Friday from a camp in Texas for a visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Bristow, and his wife's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Marlow. Pvt. Bristow entered the service in September, 1944, and his wife has been with him since last fall. The Clyde Bristows thus add another family in the Burt vicinity to have four stars on their service flag. Their sons in uniform are Lt. Ralph E. Bristow of the marines, in the service seven years, 22 months in the Pacific area after Pearl Harbor, now stationed at Camp Pendleton, Oregon, and his wife is the former B Maxine Fraser, daughter of Mr. "and Mrs. Don Fraser; Lt. Calvin M. Bristow, in service ZVz years, and in Germany since December of 1944, his wife is the former Shirley Wolf, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ed WoH, and they have two small daughters; Homer,. C. Bris? tow, RM-2c in the navy, also in the service 2% years,, mostly spent in ithe Pacific area; and Pvt. Richard L. Bristow, who after his furlough will report at Fort Mead, Md. Another son, Mervin, and family farm near Algona, and a daughter, Mrs. Chas. Lappe, lives in Burt. ' i Andrew Sankey, youngest son of Mr and Mrs. Harry Sankey, left Thursday for Des Moines, and is now a member of our armed forces, serving in the navy at Great Lakes. The Sankeys now have four sons in uniform, the other three being Cpl. Henry A. Sankey, now at 'Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., has'been in over flve years ,and his wife and baby live at Anoka, Okla.; Pfc. Harry Sankey, Jr., a member 26 months, 22 of which were spent in the Pacific area, and •heshas not been home since he Joined; August Sankey, PO-3c with the navy, has been in the service 20 months. The Sankeys have four daughters at home. And thus Burt has nine -families, 'each of which has four stars on their service flag, as follows: Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Batt, Mr. and Mrs. Chris Bolie, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Voigt, Mr. and Mrs. Guy Giddings, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Bristow, Mr. and Mrs, Harry Sankey, Fred Lovrenz, Mrs. Chas. Schrader and Mrs. John Koestler. Pupil Celebrates Birthday Linda Ann Rash was nine years old last week and on Thursday she celebrated her birthday by inviting the girls of the 3rcv and 4th grades to her home after school. The time was spent in games and singing. The following were present; Doris Abbas, Kai'- la Anderson, RocheUe Andrews, Virginia Baer, .Maxine Batt, Glenda, Black, Joann Dittmer, Gladys, Betty and Velma Groen, Sherry Gifford, Janice Kickbush, Shirlsy Meier, Betty Lu Mitchell, Marion Morgan, Mary Officer, Aria Moore, Sheila Raphut and Carol Stainbrook, Shirley Edel, Edith MUbrandt and Verona Radig were also guests. Lunch was served by Mrs. Bash assisted by Mrs. Wm, Batt. The guests departed with Isvors which were early May baskets, Linda Arm received jnany gifts, gona, Mrs. Wayne Drone of Burt and two sons, Herman of Davenport and Gene with the army in the Pacific. These people lived in Burt about 15 years ago. Mrs. Geo. Koestler has been ill the past week with the flu but is improving. Roy Leeper, USN, was visiting his brother, Pete Leeper, and lam- ily Friday. . ' Mrs. Frank Battling who has been ill is improving and able to be out in the car again. Mrs. Jess McDonald, who has been—confined to her home by illness the past several weeks, is able to toe out again. Pvt. Cecil Steward left Monday evening for Fort Meade, Md., after spending his furlough with his parents, Mr. and Mrs.., W. K. home of the latter. Bight women were guests and the afternoon was spent playing 500. Mr. and Mrs. James Armstrong of Fort Dodge were last weekend visitors with Mr. Armstrong's mother, Mrs. Dora Armstrong. A little niece of Mrs. James Arm* strong accompanied them. Mrs. Harry Sankey took care of the Ted Hennlng's baby Saturday and Sunday while the latter family went to Ossion with the body of Mrs. Henning's father, Mr. Kobriger, for burial. Mr. .and Mrs. H. Buell returned Thursday from Rochester, Minn., where Mr. Buell went for a checkup. They called on Mrs. Harriette Kreith and Eugenia Mae at their home in Owatonna, Minn. Merwyn E. Bahling S-2c who joined the .armed forces Dec. 6 and has finished his training at the USNTC at Great Lakes, 111., has been sent to Norman, Okla., for further training at an aviation metalsmlth school. Mr. and Mrs. Harm Groen received word from their son, Pvt. Arthur Groen, the last of the week, stating he is now stationed at Camp Robinson, Ark. Pvt. Groen was one of the 14 inductees who left Algona April 6. Lawrence Garder will leave Algona with the group Thursday for induction. While he is in the Steward,,, Mrs. Cecil Hi Gbdf redSOri i • £ U*4 ' '»»•< 3 tfnW'atio daughters Janet and Rita, wno are living at Swea City, spent the week-end with her mother,' Mrs. J. D. Stow. Russell Rentz, USN, son of Estel Rentz, writes from the Pacific that all is well with him. He has been in the service over two years. Mrs. Lou Schichtl and Mrs. Robert Leason had a vanishing tea Wednesday afternoon at the MONEY IS QUICKLY YOURS You can borrow $50, $100, $200 or more to buy fuel, clothes, winter supplies. Pay bilLs, taxes—car and home repalrs-^ or for any worthy purpose. Easy monthly or farmer payment plans. FARMERS! We have a special loan plan to help you buy. stock, farm machinery ... or for any farm use. Individual payment plan allows you to repay when you sell your products. SEE US TODAY L. S. BOHANNON Phone 103 Algona, Iowa 3 Mrs, Loen &wfes Grandsons Mr. and Mrs. Estel Rentz, son sreii and M,rs, Re>t?'s mother, Loen, spent Sunday in prce- larid, Minn., at the home pf Mrs. Bora Q44en,, A family dinner was given in bonqr pf m wcle, An* wew tjoen, who w«s 80 yeajs oI4. A lister of Mrs, Rent?, Mrs. Annas Jyerspn, Mbujeap also there. She ha4 lust word. 'of the degth Q| a son, Jgyron Iverson, 23, who. was, one pf the marines fciUe4 OB'QMtisvv* April }2, Mrs, L.oen, wh<? is 89 year? PATRIOTIC PEOPLE of , Iowa We Appeal to You - Our Arwe4 Forces Need Ammunition Now The Gornhusker Ordnsnge, Plant Grand Island, Nebr, Men and Women st Once! $§ an Ordnance WorHei- J. Transportation Paid D9rmiqry and Cafeteria on pi^t Ares H.W.POST Dray and Transfer Storage Of all Long distance hauling. Every load insured against loss or damage. Equipped to do all kinds of draying and hauling. service Mrs. Gardner and daughter Sally Ann plan to make their home with her grandmother, Mrs. Coyle, at Humboldt. The Gardners lived in fiurt a few years ago. Mrs. Robert Murray of Graettinger is the new instructor iri our high school, filling the vacancy left by the former Earleen Dale. Her husband, Lieut. Robert Murray, who has been in the navy three years is stationed in New Guinea. Mrs. Murray is' staying with the K. J. Smiths. The Woman's club met Monday evening in Algona at the new home of Mrs. Chas. Patterson with Mrs. Fred Vogel assisting hostess. A panel discussion led by Mrs. Herman Rachut and report of the county meeting held in Algona last week by Mrs. Lockwood was part of the program. The senior class of Burt high school will present the play, "Hufikelbefty f Inn" In torium Tuesday evenlrtg f Mi The cast is as follows: Aurtf £81_ Lois Weber; Ruth Watson;,BStfj Olson; Mary Jane (a niece). Bi Mann; Fred Raymond, O Guilenffleld; Melba White, ts Vonne Gfiese; Clark Wfippirig^f Evelyn Meyer; Amy Wopplng&iPr Clarice Riebhoff; HUcWe* Finn, Bill Boettcher; John Charles Officer; Tom John Riebhoff Home and The Range From all the dope we can gather, ranges are going to be hard to get this year. Right now we have a few on hand, and it might be smart to investigate if you need a new one in your home. 1 First of all we have a full cast small stove with a 16 inch oven and four lids. Weighs about 300 pounds. This is certainly a value at $46.00. Next—something new in a full Porcelain Range. Full size 18 inch oven. Has a large service drawer below, and is a swell looker, A very fine value at $79.50, Now — a full cast range that weighs 538 pounds — something that is really rugged and can take the abuse. Priced at $102.50. Last but porcelain appreciated, at $107,00, not least— another full Must be seen to be The Allen range, priced • ANOTHER SHIPMENT OF THE FAMOUS MAJESTIC RANGES EXPECTED SOON THE ALGONA HARDWARE O. F. PETERSON IS .DROMEDARY Gingerbread LOW PRICES ON FRUITS AND VEGETABLES l&ox. Can 17c 18c OOLDKN SOT GRIDDLE MIX .. 1! A KINO POWDER CALUMET ..... 8UNSIA1D .--!•' PUFFED RAISINS . Pb . BRER RABBIT—O BEEN ISABEL MOLASSES ...... ^ 20c J1EIJX) PORE OB 3 BEES BRANDS HONEY.. *£, 54c HAZEI, BRAND TABLE SALT D *±, 7c Green Peas 18 C CALIFORNIA FRESH ASPARAGUS CALIF, TENDER. GREEN STOKELY 5 GREEN BEANS MEW, TEXAS YELLOW ONIONS TREE RIPENED GRAPEFRUIT ... HOME GROWN GREEN ONIONS . SUNKIST—AM, SIZES LEMONS FRESH—GREEN TOP BEETS ...3 ...5 Lftl. Bunch 21 c 37c 5c 25c 9c CABBAGE NEW, GREEN, SOLID HEADS FANCY FLORIDA—REPACKED TOMATOES Lb. 26 Points KERNEL CORN—ZO Points NIDLETS »£ SWEET QIB^—CKEAJI STVLE—20 Points flORN *»:. 0 ! .CELEBY 22 FLORIDA WHITE Large Stalk T I Algona BUTTER, CREAM OF SPINACH CAMPBELL'S SOUP IIURFF'S—CHEESE Noodles & Tomato . LOW PRICES ON MEATS AND FISH WIENERS 29- SKINLESS CAN DRESSED Bullheads 47c FRESH CAUGHT Fresh COTTAGE CHEESE Ib, PREMIUM DRY BEEF HUl . LONO HORN CHEDDAR CHEESE ,. „. 35c TAST? BRAUNSCHWEIGER .. ^ 35c IN CAKTON3 UBD., u, ITc, BOUND STEAK U, S, 6RADEP GOOD BOASTED IN THE SHELL PEANUTS , NATIONAL—PLAIN RYE BREAD NATIONAL BREAD CRACKED WHEAT . NATIONAL—RAISIN COFFEE CAKE .... SODA CRACKERS SALERNO SALTINES SUNSHINE GRAHAM Crackers NATIONAL U. 1-lb. 1-lb. Lost 25c lOc lOc 15c PAN Pkq of I 2 I4RBWS APPLE BUTTER CALIFORNIA VENUS DATES «»t,t SOOTHES pHy, <i»4r*t»» S W IE ET H E &J&^ j Evaporate. 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