The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 14, 1967 · Page 11
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6-Aloono, (la.) Upp«r DM Malnm Towdoy, March 14, 1967 ACTION BMA.H.S. FTA MET last Monday in the auditorium and chose the following as 1967-68 officers: President, Bev Knudsen; vice president, Tim Black; secretary, Ruth Johnson; treasurer, Pat Hopkins; parliamentarian, Jeff Allen; historian, Lynn Buchanan; publicity, Bill Burt; and music- recreation, Jean Taylor. They will be officially installed April 25 and serve their terms starting next fall. - o - WRESTLERS MET after school last Tuesday to vote for honorary team captains and most valuable wrestler. These honors will be given at the awards assembly later on. - o - THURSDAY WAS a warm day and a perfect day not to be in school and the Cadettes weren't I They were hard at work, though. They performed at Vet's auditorium between the girls' tournament games. The pep band went along to help the marchers perform .... bet it was a little harder to be heard in the big barn . . . or did DJ take his amp ? - o- CAPITAL JARGON definitions: "Header" can be taken the wrong way when referring to a per son's complexion, but in cool talk it means a "real swinger". A more ancient term that has died out is "Ace". This also means a person that really "swings". And, of course, a bit of profanity or a coarse statement is now considered not crude, but "gross"* Any kind of money, whether it be paper or coin, is called "jing". If you want to take a nap you just tell everyone you'd like to "cob some z's" and nobody will bother you. - o - IN RECENT Student Council action, an order for license plates with "Bulldogs" printed on them was approved. These plates will be in school colors. The first order is for 200 of them to be sold at the beginning of next year. Incidentally, we're hangin' tuff with $142.04 in the treasury as of March 1. - o - HERE'S A hint for all underclassmen: Start learning the fundamentals of economics right now . . ..when you're seniors you must invest $5,000 in the stock market! What? You don't have that kind of money? No sweat .... Uncle Ernie has gobs of coins for investment. See, he's made a million because he is such a wizard with stocks and bonds, so he'll loan you the bills. Also, develop a good vocabulary if you hope to grasp the subject and be a part of the discussion. - o - WE'RE SURE you've all read that if you don't understand what you're reading, then read it aloud. Well, don't get into that habit because it could result in getting ejected from study hall. One student was reciting poetry in sixth period study hall recently BY ESTEBAN and had to "bite it" or else get out. He read the mate rial silently and still couldn't grasp it, so he finally went outside (of his own accord) and filled the halls with "The Ballad of the Oysterman". Yes, we certainly follow the rules here at Stalag AHS. - o*NEWS BRIEF: Russia has a better teacher-pupil ratio than the United States, reports the National Industrial Conference Board. There is one teacher per 19 students in U.S.S.R., and one per 25 here. ^Scholastic Teacher magazine - oFLASH: PEP Club had its regular meeting Monday in the study hall. Reeeal Good I - o - THURSDAY NIGHT Mr. Sonksen and five lovers-of-the-art traveled to Mason City to see "Romeo and Juliet". Students witnessing the stunning new motion picture were Linda Martin, Sandy Harmes, Mike Dailey, Jeff Gilmore, John Hinders, and meeting them in Mason City was Dave Roethler. The famous Dame Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev performed the Royal Ballet, which is worth seeing at any price. The 2 1/2 hour production cost the students only $1.50. «• O ™ THE LONG-awaited Computer Dance finally made it to AHS last Friday night. Some interesting pair-ups were managed by whoever rigged the computer. Miriam Kautsch was kept busy at least.... she had 14 matches 1 - o "I'M STILL waiting for some school to come up with a march protesting student ignorance." Paul Lamer in the Chicago Tribune. - o- your computer match I" Services For J. F. Hamm At Livermore Funeral services for J. F. Hamm, 68, were held at 2 p. m. Saturday at the Methodist Qhurch at Livermore with Rev. Roy Biesemyer officiating. Burial was in Union cemetery at Livermore. Mr. Hamm, founder of the Livermore State Bank, died Tuesday of last week at Mesa, Ariz., where he had been living for the past two months. Suffering from a heart condition for some time, he was admitted to a hospital in Mesa on March 2. Surviving are his wife; a son, James, Yakima, Wash.; three grandchildren; and a sister, Mrs. A. J. Burllngham, Nora Springs. Born in Knierim, Mr. Hamm attended school In Ft. Dodge and the University of Iowa, lowaCity. In 1920 he married Ardis Hunt at Geneva. They lived In Hampton before moving to Livermore in 1934. In 1936 Mr. Hamm organized the Livermore State Bank of which he was president until 1965 when he sold the firm. The Hamms continued to make Livermore their home, but spent the winters at Mesa. Mr. Hamm was a member of the Livermore Methodist church and active in affairs; Masonic Lodge; Des Moines Consistory; Za-Ga-Zig Shrine; and charter member of the Lions Club. He was a member of the Elks Club of Ft. Dodge, the American Legion, and a veteran of World War I. Bancroft Streets Discussed BANCROFT - A proposed street program for the coming year was discussed by the Bancroft town council Monday night. However, councilmen reached no decision on the project Councilmen directed Joe Kramer, city clerk, to write State Senator Donald Murray of Bancroft and State Rep. Karl Killsholm of Algona, Indicating that the council is opposed to any legislation that would prohibit municipal electric utilities from forming a co-op group to purchase electric power at more economical rates. Tyke Tourney The March of Dimes gained $32.36 due to a recent Trophy Tournament held at Tyke Lanes, Titonka, managed by El and Mick Nelson. The tourney was held in conjunction with league bowling Jan. 30 - Mar. 2. High series by a man was 695, Harold Andreasen, high ladies' series, 593, Lois Peterson. Each received a nice trophy. "Kossuth County's Favorite Newspaper" Science Shrinks Piles ^sy Way \Vlthout Surgery Stops Itch-Relieves F5in ...Except In Unusually Severe Or _ has found it unique" substance with the ability to shrink hemorrhoids, stop itching, and relieve pain without sureerv except in unusually severe or persistent cases. 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