The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 21, 1967 · Page 16
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 16

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 21, 1967
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Bancroft Lady Honored On 84th Birthday Mary Guide celebrated her 84th birthday at the Heritage Rest Home in Bancroft March 10. She was a seamstress in Bancroft for about 30 years after she came here to care for her parents. Because Mrs. Guide had diabetes she could not celebrate her birthday with the traditional party but she received many well wishes from her sister and numerous friends. HOSPITAL MARCH 12-Admitted: Maria Wittkopf, Donna Baldwin, Algona, TuMday, March 21, 1967 Algeria, (la.) Upper Des Moines-9 .ence Beardsley, Algona, medical; dismissed: Mrs. Paul Elbert and baby, Whittemore; Merwyn Dimond, Algona; Leonard Elbert, Whittemore; Laura Cutler, Bancroft; Lizzie Giddings, Brett Meister, Burt. medical; Carl Mayland, Titonka, medical; Martha Haase, Burt, medical; dismissed: Mrs.Den- nis Fritz and baby, Wesley; Mrs. James Stahl and baby, LuVerne. MARCH 13 - Admitted: Flor- NEIGHBORS AROUND THE TOWN & COUNTRY Meet Joe Buscher Jr., Algona Joe Buscher, Jr., this week's Country Neighbor, is almost a lifelong resident of Kossuth county. He missed by three years, having been born while his parents farmed nearGilmore City 29 years ago. He resides with his family and farms in partnership with a brother, Larry, on a farm 1 1/2 miles west of Algona on McGregor Road. During 1966, the Buschers worked 675 acres, with 300 acres of corn, 315 acres of beans, 40 diverted acres and 10 acres of pasture, which serves 10 cows with calves. Joe's favorite job around the place is harvesting the crops and he lists softball, fishing, boating and water skiing as his hobbies. He is a member of the KC's. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Buscher, Sr., have lived in Algona since their retirement a few years ago. Mrs. Buscher is the former Chris Christensen and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Christensen, live at Webster City. She met Joe when the .latter was employed on a construction job and is a member of the C.D.A. here. Her hobbies include sewing and boating and she is an avid baseball fan. She also spends quite a bit of time taking care of their active young daughter, Jacqueline Jean, 2. Joe has 12 brothers and sisters, including Bob, Gib, Jim, Dick, Tom, Ron, Larry and Jeanette (Mrs. Jim McEnroe), Algona; Raymond, New Hampton; John, Billings, Mont.; Mary Jo (Mrs. Merlin Studer), Wesley; and Katherine (Mrs. Ed Reeve), Manhattan, Kans. (UDM Polaroid Flashfoto) Buscher Brothers Impl. Minneapolis Molin* — K*fly-Ryan — Pap»c N«w ld«q Farm Machinery Joe Bradley Equipment South Hotel Algona Farm Machinery — Trucks — Tiros Oliver CMC Truck! rirtilon* Tlr»« Phone 295-2421 Altoni TtaTl/uuJania/uk o^ Qua£i/tu WILLIAMS Your John Deere Headquarters In Algona "The Quality Name In Farm Equipment" East of Algona on Highway 18 ERNIE WILLIAMS JOHN DEERE ... a most trusted name in farm equipment . . . located on U.S. Highway 18, just at the east edge of Algona. "Service that Satisfies" is not just our slogan, it's a guarantee. For tractors, implements or parts, we can assure you of the finest. You're welcome to drop in anytime. We'll be glad to demonstrate our equipment, and we'll be more than glad to answer any questions you may have. Remember, "You're a neighbor, not a stranger" at ERNIE WILLIAMS JOHN DEERE. Ernie Williams John De«r§ Farm Machinery IOTH QUALITY A SERVICE Located east of on highway 18. Irons Heating & Plumbing "Completely- Equipped To Serve You Completely" Plumblni - Hi*IU| •h*«l M«UI Cti at OU Vnltt Pumpi W«ur CompltU FIxluiM Algona Implement Co. Your Friendly International Harvester Dealer FARM EQUIPMENT MOTOR TRUCKS Sales & Service

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