The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 7, 1967 · Page 17
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 17

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 7, 1967
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Big Bear Store In New Home ftf fld* MaiiM*r Tulsdfty, March 7, 1967 The Big Bear Store in Algona has moved to its new location one-fourth mile west of the junction of highways 18 & 169, and is now open for business. The new building, a Star Steel building, will offer 8,000 square feet of floor space for display of merchandise. A Grand Opening is planned for early April with further details listed in this newspaper at a later date. Ed Crawford is the local manager. E. H. Gronbach Services At LuVerne, Mar. 4 Elmer H. Gronbach, 61, a lifelong resident of the Livermore area, died early Wednesday morning of last week at his home following a lengthy illness. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Zion Lutheran Church, Lu Verne, with the Rev. R. T. Mueller officiating. Burial was in Union Cemetery at Livermore. Born near Livermore, Mr. Gronbach was educated in the rural schools of the area. In 1927 he married Lucile Melavin and they farmed in the area until 1960 when they retired and moved into town. Surviving besides his wife are a daughter and two sons, Mrs. Marvin Lamb, and Robert, both of Livermore and Marvin, Humboldt; 16 grandchildren; and a niece, Mary Melavin, who has been reared in the Gronbach home. Three sisters, Mrs. John Hohenberger and Mrs. Amelia Hoffman, both of Livermore, and Mrs. Freda Steussy, Algona, and three brothers, Chris, Clear Lake, Frank, Lu Verne, and Laurence, Orange, Calif., also survive. Mr. Gronbach was a member of Zion Church; the Uvermore Lions Club, and a social member of the American Legion. He was an honorary elder of the church and had held various offices In the church. He was a past member of the board of directors of the Livermore Coop Elevator. License To Wed One wedding license was issued at the office of County Clerk Alma Pearson this week. It went to Gary R. Black and Pamela Hildreth, Feb. 25. Fete Bancroft Couple, Wed For 50 Years Mr. and Mrs. Alonzo Schiltz, Bancroft, were honored Sunday by a large group of friends and relatives on their golden wedding anniversary. Festivities began with mass in their honor at St. John's Catholic church, followed by a fam.'ly dinner, with their children and brothers and sisters present. Mrs. Leona Johnson was in charge of the dinner and reception. Mr s.Gertrude Hamilton and Catherine Rahe cut the cake, Mrs. L. J. Nemmers poured coffee and Linda and Ruthie Schiltz had Charge of the guest book. Children attending were Mrs. Andrew Cowie, Corte Madera, Calif., Mrs. Gene Hobson and Guido Schiltz, San Francisco, Kathleen, Des Moines, and Mr. and Mrs. Marlin Schiltz, Bancroft. Mrs. Frank Depner, Corte Madera, was unable to attend. Barnes Talks In Kossuth On March 8 Dean Barnes, Ames, Extension Leader, Crop Production, will speak at both Algona and Swea City Wednesday, March 8, reports Galen DeValois, county Extension director. Mr. Barnes will be at the county Extension meeting room at Algona at 1:30 p. m., speaking on soybean production, including fertilization, row widths, varieties and herbicides. He will speak at 8 p. m. at Swea City High School on the topics of planting ratio, herbicides and crop storage. This meeting is in cooperation with Cliff Van Berkum's farm night school. Both these meeting are open to the public Spring has sprung The grass has riz, We know where THE VALUES IS! P. S. — Just Received — new stock of Spring-wear for men & boys at DIAMOND'S Community Auction The Algona American Legion is planning a gigantic merchandise auction at the Kossuth Fairgrounds for Saturday, April 8, with proceeds going toward remodeling and equipping the new Legion Community Bldg., the old post office in Algona. Dick Post and Bob Riedel are co-chairmen of the project. More later! Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller attended the open house at Havelock Sunday honoring Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Hauswirth on their Golden wedding anniversary. They were evening guests in the home of Mr. Miller's brother and wife, the D. c. Millers at Laurens. NOTICE OF INCORPORATION OF RE DING GRAVEL & EXCAVATING COMPANY (1) The name of this corporation is Reding Gravel & Excavating Company, and said corporation was organized and incorporated under the provisions of Chapter 321, Acts of the 58th General Assembly of the State of Iowa. (2) This corporation is authorized to do business from and after January 1, 1967, and it shall have perpetual duration unless sooner dissolved as provided in the Articles of Incorporation. (3) This corporation is formed for the general purpose of engaging In any kind or type of excavating or construction business and in addition to do all things authorized under the Iowa Business Corporation Act without restriction of any kind. (4) The Articles of Incorporation provide for the issuance of common stock only. Said corporation has authority to Issue two thousand (2000) shares of common stock having a par value of $100.00 per share. (5) The registered office of this corporation shall be located at 401 Diagonal Street, Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa, and the name of its registered agent at this address shall be Delmer J. Reding. (6) The names and addresses of the directors of this corporation as designated in the Articles of Incorporation are as follows: Delmer J. Reding, 1603 East Lucas St., Algona, Iowa. Marjorie A. Reding, 1603 East Lucas St., Algona, Iowa. This notice is given in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 321 of the Laws of the 58th General Assembly of the State of Iowa. /S/Delmer J. Reding President /S/Marjorie A. Reding Secretary (18) COMPLETE USED CAR SELECTION 1966 MODELS CHRYSLER Newport 4 dr. sedan PS, factory air .tinted glass, R & H $2995 CHEVELLE 300. 4 dr. sedan, 6 cyl. stick, heater, one owner, extra clean $1895 FORD Custom 500. 4 dr., 289 eng., cruiseomatic, power steering, fact, condit., dark green $2495 FORD C-500. 4 dr. 289, cruiseomatic, PS, Fact. Air Conditioned, yellow with fawn interior $2495 FORD Galaxle 500. 4 dr. 352, auto, trans., R & H, one owner, warranty, white with red interior, like new .. $2395 1966 Chevrolet Impala Sport Coupe, 283 V-8, landau roof, vinyl interior, full power, R & H, tinted glass $2595 1965 MODELS CHEVROLET Chevy II 4 cyl., stand, trans., R & H, extra clean $1295 PLYMOUTH Fury 1, 2 dr., 6 cyl., R & H, maroon with red In- interior 51375 FORD Custom 500, V-8, automatic transmission, 4 door, power steering, turquoise R & H, SHARP $1695 1964 MODELS MERCURY COMET Caliente 2 dr., hdtp., 289 engine, 4-speed, red with red vinyl interior $1475 FORD Custom 500, 4 dr., V-8, auto, trans., R & H, light blue with matching interior $1185 VOLKSWAGEN, 2 dr. Sedan, like new, one owner $1185 1064 Chev. Biscayne V-8, stick, heater, tint glass, white, blue interior .$1250 1964 Dodge 330 4 dr. Sedan, 6 cyl., stick shift, R & H, 1-owner- in showrooom condition ................... $1195 1963 MODELS FORD Galaxie, 4 dr. 6 cyl., stick, R & H, light blue with matching interior ................................ $895 FORD Fairlane, 2 dr., V-8, stand, trans., R & H, dark green, fawn interior ............................. $895 FORD Galaxle 500, 2 dr. hardtop, 352, Cruiseomatic, R & H, very clean ............................... $1295 1963 Ford F-100 6 cyl.. 3-speed, long wide box, mud and snow 111 GS •*••..,..,,, A 1963 Ford 4 dr., 6 cyl., stick, R & H, four new tires .'.'.'..'.'.$895 1962 MODELS FORD G-500, 2 dr. Sedan, 352 engine, stand, trans., R & H a real sharp looker ................. « 7 ' 95 OLDS Super 88 4 dr., R & H> Power strg., & 'power brake's, tint glass, green CHEVROLET Impala, 4 dr. Sedan, V-8, auto, trans., power steering radio and heater CADILLAC, 4 dr. hardtop Sedan Deville, full power,' one owner new DODGE Dart 44, 4 dr., V-8, R & H , AT, light blue and matching interior, extra clean ....................... « 7? g 1961 MODELS CHEVROLET Biscayne, V-8, stand, trans., R & H , four new tires ..................... ' FORD Fairlane 500 2dr. 6 cvl AT R t u ' ° cyj> > AT » R & H, runs good ..... $495 1961 Chevrolet Bel Air, V-8, standard transmission, R&H'. . .$750 1960 MODELS FORD Fairlane 500, 2 dr., 6 cyl., stick, R & H, w/red, runs good . . .$495 1959 MODELS CHEVROLET Biscayne, 4 dr., 6 cyl., stick, R & H , runs, looks 60011 ................................... $450 1958 MODELS CHEVROLET Delray, 4 dr., 6 cyl., radio, heater, stand, trans. ....................................... $250 1957 De Soto, 4 dr., automatic transmission, full power, runs and looks good .......... PICKUPS »« CHEVROLET W-Ton, 3- speed, 6* stoct „„ 1961 ''' ' 1965 BRIDGESTONE Motorcycle, BS90S, good cond. . . $ 235 1965 CMC 3/4-ton Pickup, long, wide box, V-6 engine, Vspeed heavy duty springs, 6-ply rubber, radio, 1-owner 1957 Chevrolet 1/2-ton Pickup, 6 cyl., 3-speed 1955 Chevrolet 3/4-ton , 6 cyl., 4-speed, 4 rear mud and snow new tires, 8 -ply, runs good I ft OLDER CARS - We Need The Room - Most are |W equipped with heaters and radios. Priced ^SB ^M <^ik M £KRAUSE AUTO *N0« ttMtU fcWQN, tOWA

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