The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 9, 1967 · Page 24
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, March 9, 1967
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Mela Gilford Is Honored On Birthday HURT - Mrs. MetaGifford was the guest of honor at a family dinner gathering at the home of Mr, and Mrs. Harley Boeckholt and family, Titonka, on Sunday, honoring the birthday anniversary of Mrs. Gifford. She was presented a beautiful rose corsage by her family as well as many lovely gifts. Attending the dinner were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Blumer and family, Eagle Grove; Mr. and Mrs. Delain Blumer and family, LuVerne; Mr. and Mrs. Jack Gifford and family, Bode; Mr. and Mrs, Jerry Gifford and Amy, Ceylon, Minn.; Mrs. Eugene Larson and girls, Fenton; Mr. and Mrs. Harley Boeckholt and family, Mr. and Mrs. Elvin Boeckholt and family; Mr. and Mrs. Larry Bunkofske and family, and Roger Geigler, all of Titonka; also Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Gifford and family, Mr. and Mrs. Gary Gifford and family, Mr. and Mrs. Don Gifford, Mr. and Mrs. NealWubben and family, and Mrs. Lucille Behrends, Mark, Cheryl and Carol, all of Burt. Unable to join the family for the happy gathering were Mr. and Mrs. Richard Gifford, Slater, la., and Mr. and Mrs. Perry Gross and family of Leland. Burt Students Honored At Estherville J.C BURT -Miss Nancy Becker and Duane Peter, Burt students attending Estherville J. C. were among the 25 J. C. Students to receive "Temporary Membership Pins" in the Junior College Honorary Society during an Honors Convcatlon held at the college on Sunday afternoon. To receive these honors Nancy and Duane attained a 3.25 average scholastically. Nancy was also a member of the Girls Triple Trio which sang at the honors program. Attending the Honors Convocation and the reception for the honor students and their guests following the program in the college rotunda, were Nancy's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Becker and her sisters Janet and Linda and brothers Franklin and Norman and Duane's parents Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Peter. - o- Mr. and Mrs. AlHinckleywere Sunday dinner and afternoon guests at the Larry Hinckley home in Mason City. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Angus and family took a birthday cake to the home of her father, Bill Batt on Friday evening and helped him observe the occasion of his birthday anniversary. Burt Mariners, Sunday evening, heard an interesting discussion on "The Basic Problems of Parents and Children" led by Frank and Virginia Becker and Robert and Maxine Angus. Devotions were given by Roscoe Jr. and Evelyn Mawdsley. Entertainment much in keeping with "St. Patricks" day was presented by Harold and Viola Becker and all took part. Hosts and hostesses of the evening were Rev. and Mrs. Calbreath and Bernard and Jean Gifford. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Batt, Cedar Falls spent the weekend with his father, Bill Batt and other relatives. A New Arrival BURT -Mr. and Mrs. James Redemske became proud parents for the first time when a baby girl arrived to make her home with them. The little miss, Angela Renee arrived on Feb. 28, weighing in at 6 Ibs. 8 oz, If grandparents have their way little Renee will be spoiled as she has nine to do their part. The proud grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Roland Lavrenz, Burt and Mr. and Mrs. Howard Redemski, Algona. Proud great-grandparents are Mrs. Nettie Lavrenz, Burt, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Otto, Fort Dodge, Mrs. Harley Adams and Grandpa Redemski of Algona. Injured At Work BURT - James Redemske, an employee of the Wiedenhoff Corp. miraculously escaped serious injury on Monday, while at work. A large wrench he was using accidentally slipped, striking him just above the eye. Several stitches were required to close the gash left. For Office Supplies and Metal Business Furniture visit the Office supply Dept. of THE UPPER DES MOINES PUB. CO. in Algona. Burt Friends At Recital Of John Lovstad BURT - Several car loads of Burt residents went to Mankato on Sunday where they attended the senior vocal recital presented by John Lovstad, Burt. John, a senior music major, performed works of many great composers. Several selections were sung in German, French and Latin, and in some numbers John was accompanied by an ensemble composed of three violins, a cello and a piano. Following the recital, a reception was held in the home of Dr. and Mrs. Dunn, for John and his guests. Dr. Dunn has been John's vocal instructor for the past three years. Among those attending from Burt were John's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Lovstad, his sister and family, the Ray Lichters, and Mrs. Clifford Lovstad, Mrs. Eugene Lovstad, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hilton, Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Miller, Jeff and Greg, Mrs. Esther Miller, Mrs. Anne Reimers, Rev. and Mrs. Bruce Calbreath, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Stenzel, Mrs. Erna Grover, Deanne Miller, Patty and Connie Sheirbon and Kathy Patterson. Mr. and Mrs. John Thompson, Minneapolis also attended. Mr. and Mrs. RayWestlingand Vicki, their house guest, Arthur Isaacson, Stratford and Mr. and Mrs. Vern Shipler were Sunday dinner guests at the Myron Gilliland home, Fort Dodge. Arthur Isaacson, Stratford, la. was a weekend guest at the Raymond Westling home Burt. Portland Pair Honored; Wed For 55 Years PORTLAND - Mr. and Mrs. Tony Jandl celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary Sunday, March 4, with an open house in their home from 2 to 4p.m. The event was arranged by members of their family. They had a lovely afternoon with about 100 relatives, friends and relatives turning out to greet them and wish them well. - o - Mr. and Mrs. David Smith of Ft. Dodge came Thursday evening bringing a decorated cake for the 39th wedding anniversary of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Smith, which was Friday, March 3. Other guests for dinner and supper were Mr. and Mrs. Ray Black, Algona, cousins of Mrs. Henry Smith. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Sparks were Sunday dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Easton, Clear Lake. Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Larson attended a belated birthday dinner Sunday in the home of Mrs. Ronald Ortman in honor of Robert Ortman's 19th birthday. Robert returned home the last of February from Ames where he took an agriculture course. Other guests were Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Peterson and family of Crystal Lake, Grandma Eden and Mrs. Etta Reibsamen, Titonka. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Donnelly and Linda of Fairmont and Mr. and Mrs. Russell Henry and Julie were dinner guests in the Roscoe Stewart home recently. Mr. and Mrs. Stewart and Mrs. Earl Shipler went to Fairmont last Thursday where they visited the Robert Donnelly family. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Shipler, Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Stewart, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Ackerman, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Walker and Mr. and Mrs. George Manus attended a card party in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hamilton Sunday evening. Thursday, March 9, 1967 Algona, (| o .) Upper Des Mr. and Mrs. Harold Andreasen drove to Sanborn Sunday where they were dinner guests in the home of Mrs. Edna Brundage. Mr. and Mrs. Billy Chrlsten- sen and Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Christ left for Sioux. City Monday where they attended the funeral of their grandmother, mother of Mrs. Elvira Christensen of Algona. BillyChristensen was a pallbearer. Mrs. Billy Christensen's mother, Mrs. Harvey Finley of Armstrong, and sister, Mrs. Gerald Hanson of Algona, came to take care of the children while they were away. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Trenary and Kenneth Trenary left Friday for Davenport where they will spend a few days with their daughter and family, the Ralph Dugans. On the way down, they planned to stop overnight at the Richard Dugans at Elwood. They are expected home Monday or Tuesday evening. "No affliction would trouble the child of God if he knew God's reason for sending it." Ex-Tifonkan's Wrestlers Are Highly Rated BILL ABBAS TITONKA - The Hiram Scott College, Scottsbluff, Nebr., wrestling team and their coach. Bill fftbbair," Were singled but ; for honors in the most recent issue of "Amateur Wrestling News'* magazine. The publication, which is considered the top source for amateur'^ wrestlers In this country, ranked the Scots ninth in the nation among all NAIA wrestling squads. It was the first time that an H.S.C. athletic team ever received national rating. The Scots closed their sophomore season with a 9-4 mark, coming after stiff competition. According to statistics released by Abbas, the Scots held advantages over opponents in all categories. In individual match points, Scott foes wereoutscored 429 to 319. in total team points H.S.C. held a 269-143 edge. Abbas was born and raised at Titonka and has a sister, Mrs. Clarence Isebrand, who resides with her family at Titonka. Titonka Federated Club met Thursday evening at the home of Mrs. Art Rode with Mrs. Frank Fisher assisting hostess. Mrs. Wilbur Sexton gave the lesson, "Progress and Future of Operation Headstart and VISTA." They will hold their next meeting March 16 at Marian's Beauty Shop with Mrs. Richard Cosgrove and Mrs. Heiko Boekelman, hostesses. The Titonka High School band presented its winter pops concert in the school auditorium Friday evening. Richard Kahler is director. Arlys Pannkuk, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Pannkuk, and student at Northwestern College, Orange City, has been named on the dean's list by Dr. Thomas Ten Hoeve. Seven Titonka High School students who received a I rating at the district contest, will be participating in the State Speech contest to be held in Cherokee March 17-18 are Judy Isebrand, Keith Rode, Linda Gingrich, Paul Tapper, Jo Ann Smidt, Glen Bartelt and Leon Pannkuk. Speech director is Mrs. Edward Brandt. Dennis Rafdahl, Diana Isebrand of Des Moines and Mark Schroeder of Ames spent the weekend at their respective homes in Titonka. Algona Woman's Mother Passes Mrs. Mary Neubaum, mother of Mrs. Alvira Christensen of Algona, succumbed Mar. 4 at Sioux City. She was born June 29, 1880, in Jackson county near Andrew, Iowa. At the age of 15 she came to Crawford county, Iowa, where she lived until her marriage. She was married to August Hartwig Neubaum on Feb. 27, 1898, at Charter Oak, Iowa. One son and five daughters we re born to this union. After marriage* she and her husband resided and farmed in the Charter Oak and Ute communities until 1942. s Mrs. uaum.e., .. 4, 1967, at a Sioux City hospita; after a short illness, at the age of 86 years, 8 months and 5 days. Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Merrill (Edna) Fisch of Canton, S. D., Mrs. Rudolph (Esther) Albertsen of Mapleton, Mrs. Elvira Christensen of Algona, Mrs. Joseph (Clara) Carritt of Ute, Iowa, and Mrs. Ira (Ruth) Outhouse of Woodbine, la., one son, Walter of Barnum, la. and one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Greenfield of Ft. Dodge. Funeral services were held Monday, March 6, 1967, at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Mapleton, la. Pastor E. E. Greene officiated. APPEARING THRU FRIDAY, MARCH 10 GO GO GIRL 'SANDY 1 ' SATURDAY NITE, MARCH 11 ONLY JAMES BOND BAND OF MASON CITY PINE ROOM HOTEL ALGONA "WHERE THE ACTION IS" INTERVIEWS ON ALCOHOLISM FEATURING CHARLES CHURAN - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE IOWA STATE COMMISSION ON ALCOHOLISM SUNDAYS AT 4:30 ON KLGA 1600 KC We're going to move, Bi Batt (the local clipper) and "honest" Billy Gifford want to help us move... straight out of town I BRITT BOLOGNA ring PORK ROAST Ib. SPARE RIBS •it •PILLSBURY'S A linn •MIRACLE MIX A llULL FOOB MONARCH PEACHES 2!/2 size ea. BORDEN'S CHIP DIP ftoz. SXSWEET ROLLS OMIONS 10 Ib. bag GRAPEFRUIT 10 for WHY DRIVE FARTHER? SAVE YOUR TIME AND MONEY BY SHOPPING HERE ... COMPARE PRICES , 50 FREE GIFT HOUSE STAMPS WITH EVERY $5.00 OR0ER - EVERYDAY I < •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••M VQGEL'S Cardinal Store BURT, IOWA

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