The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 28, 1967 · Page 12
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 28, 1967
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Area Men Visit Research Farm ° f resldents who Research are Pictured above in the Ralston Purina Co. offices 35 ° farmer * from this section who visited the Purina "* The 778-acre farm is devoted entirely to farm research projects t0 rlght are : lst row ~ Messrs - Elmer Maa hs, Algona, la., Dave rH< MltthUn ' Leland; And y Cublt ' A 1 * 0 ™! Da "fl *"*i Gowrie ° E " Rowland ' chairman of the board, Ralston Purina Co.; 2nd Humboldt! John Galloway ' Humboldti MR. AND MRS. Jim Milder had as weekend guest, Helen Dapper, Ft. Dodge. The C. E. Milder family, Ft. Dodge, were Easter weekend guests at their home. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Milder attended the State LP Gas Convention at Des Moines Tuesday and Wednesday. MRS. EVERETT L. Garbett was honored Thursday evening at a surprise birthday dinner by members of the Moose Lodge here. Mrs. Francis Bunting, Mrs. Bea Baldwin and Mrs. Lucille Navoichick were in charge of the preparations and dinner. MR. AND MRS. WM. R. Larson of Bancroft became the parents of a 7 lb., 7 oz. baby girl born March 23 at Britt. She has been named Susan Marie, and is the eighth grandchild for Mr. and Mrs. Chester Willey of Algona and the third grandchild for Mrs. Lawrence Larson of Britt. THE SIXTH DISTRICT Boy Scout show will be held in Algona Saturday, April 15, from 2 to 5 p. m. at the National Guard Armory here. Troops from Palo Alto, Humboldt, Pocahontas and Kossuth counties will be represented. Dr. J. G. Clapsaddle of Algona is one of the members of the general arrangements committee. MR. AND MRS. Russ Waller and sons, Tom and Jack, spent the weekend in the Twin Cities and attended the Sports Show at the Minneapolis auditorium. TOM WALDERA was a brief visitor in Algona last week at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Waldera. He flew in from Ft. Benning, Ga., en- route to Travis Air Force Base, from which point he was flying to Viet Nam. He is a lieutenant in the Army. JOAN POST came from Sioux City to spend the Easter vacation with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dick Post. She is attending St. Joseph school of nursing. MR. AND MRS. Don Nelson went to Manchester Saturday to spend Easter with Mr. and Mrs. Charles Simmons. MRS. C. N. Robinson and Mildred and Mr. and Mrs. Keith Stephen of Ayrshire spent the Easter weekend at Iowa City with Mr. and Mrs. Lance Stephen. He is a son of the Keith Stephens and grandson of Mrs. Robinson. JOHN DEM took Mrs. Eva Deim and Mary Bieser to Swea City last Wednesday to attend the funeral services for Dick Berge, brother-in-law of Mrs. Deim. MR. AND MRS. Woodrow Johnson have gone to Red Oak to visit till after Easter with their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hobbs. MR. AND MRS. John McGuire have returned from a vacation of several weeks at Albuquerque and Tucson, Ariz, and San Diego, Calif. Enroute home, they visited SEED POTATOES HAVE ARRIVED ! "10 tons in all" Choose from Certified- Kennebecs Pontiacs Early Ohios Irish Cobblers ALSO SELECT + Pontiacs + Kennebecs 100«»• '2.98 •nd up Complete Garden Seed Rack Vegetable and Flower Seeds! WE HAVE ALSO IN STOCK Yellow & White Onion Sets • EAST END GROCERY •PHONE 5.37*2 Mmm«*M«Mt*» FREE DELIVERY TWICE DAILY" ALGONA their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Don Potter, Vermillion £. D. MR. AND MRS, Eugene Hutchins, Harold Hutchins and Mrs. Hazel Lusby have been visited by the Eugene Hutchins' son, David", who teaches in the Whitewater, Wis. university. His grandfather, Harold Hutchins, is a resident at the Good Samaritan Home 2. Mrs. Lusby is his grandmother. MRS. ROSE Sabin was at Okoboji recently visiting with Mr. and Mrs. Rex Swanson. Rex will be remembered as a former Whittemore resident. MRS. FANNIE Lee spertt from Tuesday till Thursday last week at Forest City with Mr. and Mrs. Darrel Mitchell. MR. AND MRS John Rich have returned from a vacation of several weeks at various places in Florida and various places of interest enroute to and from there. MR. AND MRS. Virgil Shackelford had as Easter dinner guests their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Harms. EASTER GUESTS of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Shillington were the latter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lee Olson, Lakota, Mr. and Mrs. Marion Helin and Kevin and Mr. and Mrs. Don Olson, Buffalo Center, and Vicky Olson, Mason City. MR. AND MRS. William Funk became grandparents when a nine pound, two ounce daughter was born March 23 to Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Lesley at LuVerne. MR. AND MRS. John Sires Sr., were visited over the weekend by their son-in-law and daughters Mr. and Mrs. Robert Daniels and family and Jeanie Sires came from Chicago for Easter. Mr. and Mrs. John Sires Jr. and Wendy were also here from Cedar Rapids and were house guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Claude Ruark, also. MR. AND MRS. William Geering had as Easter weekend guests their granddaughter and husband, Mr. and Mrs. James Lau, St. Paul, Minn. MR. AND MRS. Raymond Funk had as Easter weekend guests their family, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Funk and son of LaCrosse, •• Wis., Howard Funk, Milwaukee,' Loreen, a sophomore student at Ames, and Mr. and Mrs. William Heskett, Des Moines. Leonard and family also visited the parents, Mr. arid Mrs. Wm. Na- voichick. wiiiiiiraiifiraiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiifimiiiiiiiiiiiifiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiu Fenton Chit - Chat iiiiiiiiitiitiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii Saturday afternoon bridge club met March 18 at the home of Mrs. Esther Frank. Mrs. Rose Krause, Mrs. Clarence Wegener and Mrs. Frances Holland won prizes. Guest players were Mrs. Herman Maahs, Mrs. Amos Finnestad and Mrs. Clarence Wegener. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Halvorson and Merle, and Clyde Gilbaugh were Sunday guests at the Noel Westlings at Mankato. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Gerhart entertained six tables of 500 Sunday evening. Mrs. Larry Alt won high prize for women and Mrs. DarrellDreyer second high. Harlan Elmers won high prize for men and Harold Elmers second high for men. Gerald Radig won travel prize. Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Duncan and family were Sunday dinner guests at Mrs. Duncan's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herb Adams, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Elmers and family, Mr. and Mrs.Darryl Dreyer and family were Sunday dinner guests at the Kenneth Johnson home. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Stein have returned after spending several months at Edinburg, Tex. Mr. and Mrs. Stein spent Thursday at the Harlan Elmers home. Mr. and Mrs. Hans Hanson spent Sunday evening at the home of her mother, Mrs. Wm, Eimers. Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Borchardt visited Sunday at the home of Mrs. Rose Borchardt, Badger. Mrs. Larry Beckly and family, Streator, m., are spending several days at the home of Mrs. Rose Borchardt. Judy Eigler arrived Saturday to spend a few days at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Eigler. Judy is speech therapeutist at the Colorado State Deaf and Blind School at Colorado Springs, Colo. Mrs. Donald Void was a Monday guest at the Lyle Hanson home. Mr. and Mrs. Norman Finnestad and Criag were Sunday even- ing dinner guests at the Fred Johannesen home for Ricky's confirmation. He was confirmed at the Blakjer Lutheran church Palm Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. \Vm. Hantelman, Mr. and Mrs. Vic Struecker, and Mr. and Mrs. .Norman Larson were Sunday coffee guests at the Cecil Langen.ians for Mark's confirmation. Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Stoeber and Mr. and Mrs. \Vm. Hantelman attended the community concert at Forest City Saturday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Henricksen were Sunday evening guests at the Willard Menz home. Mrs. Alvia Scheller, Dickens, visited Tuesday at the home of Mrs. Ida Dreyer. Kent and Paula Weiske, Cedar Rapids, are spending the week at the Frank McFall and Wendell Rusch homes. The Morris Mitchells spent the week at the Arnold Heller home, Marble Rock, and at the Ervin Davidsons, Charles City. Sunday they attended the confirmation of their grandson, Michael Davidson. Mr. and Mrs. Junior Hurlburt entertained their card club Sunday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Bruhn won high prize and Mr. and Mrs. James Meyer low. Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Hantelman and Sandy, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Krause and girls, and Mrs. Rose Krause attended the confirmation of Mrs. Krause's granddaughter Pamela, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Bloomquist, Rochester, Minn., Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Kern were Sunday evening callers at the Willard Menz home. Guests Friday evening at the Marlin Wegener home for Debra's birthday were Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Pompe and Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Mueller. Mr. and Mrs. Don Shaw and Mrs. Esther Frank spent Sunday at Cedar Falls visiting at the home of Mrs. Howard Rabey and children. They attended the confirmation of Ruth Rabey at the Methodist church. Mr. and Mrs. Art Krause, Mr. and Mrs. Larry Alt and Marilyn, were Sunday dinner guests at the Stan Berkland home. Mrs. Gus Krause and Mrs. Walter Krause attended the 25th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Leo Schmidt at the Legion hall at Lone Rock Friday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Yager met their son, Kern, at the airport in Minneapolis Friday. He is going to spend a few days at the home of his parents and return to San Francisco Tuesday. Don Yager, student at the University of Iowa, Iowa City, spent the weekend at his parents, the Clarence Yagers. Mrs. Amanda Kern and Mrs. Nettie Yager, Kern and Don Yager, were Sunday dinner guests at the Clarence Yager home. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Eigler and Judy were Monday evening dinner guests at the home of Dr. and Mrs. E. W. Ruske. Dr. Ruske attended the Iowa Lakes Dental study club Saturday at Ft. Dodge. Mrs. Dora Schwarzenbach visited Friday evening at the home of Mrs. Helen Struefort, Spencer. She also spent the weekend at the homes of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Jeger, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Jeger, Spencer, and Mr. and Mrs. Otto Moeller, Royal. The Fenton Legion Auxiliary met Saturday afternoon, March H, at the home of Mrs. Merle Voigt. It was voted to send $2.50 to the Mental Health Institute at Clarinda. The Sentral Band Mothers met Monday evening, March 13, at Sentral School with Mrs. Jack Gerhart and Mrs. Bennie Berkland as hostesses. Plans were made for the pops concert, the, March 28, 1967 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moin«~5 supper to be served at the Stateline Conference Vocal Festival to be held March 21 at Sentral, and for the junior-senior banquet. Del Ferguson Heads Golf Club, Bancroft The North Kossuth Golf Club elected Delbert Ferguson president for the coming year at a recent meeting. Other officers elected were Phil Doocy, vice president; and Bill Kennedy, secretary-treasurer. Committee chairmen named were: Greens, Tony Accurso; House, T. W. Garry; Entertainment, Lamont Jansen; Membership, Phil Doocy; and Tournament, Dennis Dreesman and Joe Kemna. Membership payments are now- due, and the earliest cooperation in this matter win be greatly appreciated to meet financial needs. Contact the membership chairman, Phil Doocy. Greens fees for the year are as follows: shareholder, $55 per family; single, $45; and student, $35. Non-shareholder, $65 per family; single, $55; and student, $45. REASONABLE PRICES, good •ervlce* and quality printing •i-e trademarks of The Upper Dc« Molnea Pub. Co. In Algont. Yellow Pages INDEX CORD SETS REPLACED PROMPT SERVICE WHY TAKE CHANCES? BRING YOUR APPLIANCE IN TODAY! QUICK INEXPENSIVE SAFE REPLACEMENT PRATT ELECTRIC 104 N. Jones - Algona Phone 295-5326 ENDS WEDNESDAY MARCH 29 ALGONA WHAT THEY DID THAT DAY WILL BE REMEMBERED 1 FOR ALL TIME! ROCK HUDSON-GEORGE PEPPARD . GUY STOTFll-NIGEt GREEN TOBRUK TECHNICOLOR. ' SVK< COMING SOON SOMETHING BIG - AT DIAMOND'S GARRIGAN GH SCHOOL PRESENTS Books andTyrics by Music by ALAN JAY LERNER FREDERICK LOEWE Adapted from George Bernard Shaw's Play and Gabrial Pascal's motion picture 'PYGMALION' Moss Hart — director of the original production of the play GARRIGAN AUDITORIUM MARCH 28 & 30 APRIL 2 8P.M. ADMISSION: ADULTS - $1 STUDENTS - 50c

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