The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 11, 1967 · Page 18
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Bears, Bulldogs Travel To Eagle Grove Friday Garrigan's Golden Bears opened their dual track season with a 95-38 loss to a strong Humboldt team there Wednesday afternoon. Coach Beanie Cooper's team managed only two firsts in 16 events. Dave McCarthy went 5-8 to grab the high jump and also tied for first in the half-mile in a 2:10.8 clocking. The mile relay team, Joe Becker, Bill Reding, John Winkel and Tom Black, won that event in 3:43.3. Black and Winkel were outstanding as the Bears took second in the 2-mile relay, each posting a 2:09 clocking. The Bears also managed a lot of seconds and thirds, but didn't threaten the Wildcats, who are always one of the top teams in the area. At the Holstein Relays Friday, the Bears failed to place, although they managed to edge Carroll Kuemper and LeMars Gehlen in a couple of events. - o- BULLDOGS HOST SWEA CITY TUESDAY Algona High School's track team will host Swea City's Trojans in the first dual meet of the season for the locals at the Athletic Field today (Tuesday) at 4:30 p.m. Coach Don Camenisch and his team will then travel to the Eagle Relays at Eagle Grove Friday for a taste of real rugged competition. Camenisch said Saturday that time trials in various events held Friday were very disappointing- but pointed out that most of the distance men on the squad are freshmen and sophomores. He slated a short workout Monday preceding the Swea City event. The weather has not cooperated too well so far, also slowing down efforts to get into shape for the season. Interest in track by squad members has been good to date, but a lot of work is needed by practically the entire team. There are seven lettermen among the 95 boys out for track here. They are Bill Boldridge, senior; Rich Black, Dean Teeter and Mike Dreyer, juniors; and Rod Rogert, Larry Taylor and Phil Bode, sophomores. Elevator At Titonka Plans Anniversary John Stott, manager of the Titonka Farmers Cooperative Elevator, announces that plans for the 50th anniversary observance of the organization April 14 at the Titonka school, are progressing rapidly for an evening of fellowship and entertainment. Invitations have been sent to stockholders and local business people. 600 reservations have been returned. The buffet-style supper will be served at 6 p. m. Edward Boyken will serve as master of ceremonies for the program and will introduce L. T. Trafford, public relations director for Farmland Industries of Kansas City, Mo., who will deliver a humorous message. A musical group under the direction of Byron Henn will also perform. A group of local farmers organized the company in March, 1917 as the Farmers Elevator Co. Tony Holcomb served as the first manager. In 1956 the organization changed to a co-op with John Stott as manager. He had been with the company since 1944. Present members of the board of directors areGerritDeWaard, president; Bob H. Spear, vice president; William Peterson, sec'y-treas.; Henry Stacker, Jr., Henry Mayland, Jr., Arthur Rode, Verle Nelson, Clarence Brandt and Erwin Giesking. At the present time the company employs four in addition to the manager. They are Melvin Ricks, assistant manager; Verla Brandt, bookkeeper; Otto Karels and LaVerl Follman. Those invited to the banquet are asked to bring their invitation cards with them. Those attending the function will receive a booklet on the history of the company and will also be eligible for a door prize drawing. Thieves Enter Local Firm Second Time For the second time in 17 days, a break-in occurred at Ernie Williams John Deere store on highway 18 just east of the city limits here. The latest effort by culprits was discovered late Wednesday morning, April 5, apparently taking place the night before - and a tray of tools, valued at $40 was taken. ' Entrance was gained after prying the south door on the north shop building. The lock was sprung and the theft was not discovered right away April 5. There was nothing else disturbed, according to Sheriff Ralph Lindhorst who investigated. The same night, an attempt to pry open the rear door at North Iowa Appliance here netted nothing for the would-be thieves. They couldn't get the door open, so didn't manage to get inside. According to the sheriff, it is logical to assume the same culprits visited both places Wednesday night. The John Deere store was broken into the night of March 18 and an estimated $1,000-1,200 worth of tools in a chest and tool case were taken. That time, a glass was broken out of a door, making it possible to reach in and unlock it. Other items and cash were taken during the March 18 weekend at three other places in this area. The sheriff and a state agent investigated those thefts. Fenton Club Will Feature M-C Surgeon Special feature of the April 18 meeting of the Fenton Town and Country Women's Club will be a talk by Dr. John K. MacGregor, well-known Mason City surgeon. Planned for 8 p. m., the meeting is open to the public and will be held at Sentral High School. Dr. MacGregor, one of the team of Surgical Associates, highly- regarded Mason City surgical group, served as a surgeon for two months on the hospital ship Hope. He graduated from Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, and took his medical training at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City. His internship was at the University of Iowa, then military service was followed by surgery residency at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. MacGregor is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Iowa Academy of Surgery. His talk is certain to be of interest to all. Schwartz Rites Are Held At Fenton Friday Funeral services for Jacob A. Schwartz, 78, well-known longtime resident of Fenton, were held in the Methodist church there Friday at 2 p.m. Rev. Russell Eldridge officiated and burial followed at the church cemetery there, with Thomas Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Frank McFall, Gerald Voigt, Curtis Lura, Charles Feye, Clayton Ditsworth and Dr. E. W. Ruske. Mr. Schwartz, former postmaster and publisher of the Fenton Reporter newspaper prior to its sale to The Upper Des Moines Pub. Co., died following a two week illness at Holy Family hospital, Estherville, Wednesday. He was born at Harvey, Kans. Dec. 29, 1888 and was a newspaper man for many years. Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth Jean Wesibrod, Trenton, Mich.; and two sons, James, head of the dept. of journalism at Iowa State University, Ames, and Robert, Ames. A son, Karl, preceded him in death. Tuesday, April 11, 1967 Algona, (la.) Upper Des Molnm—13 JayCees Will Install, Give Awards Here The Algona JayCees will hold installation of officers and their Awards Banquet this Wednesday evening, April 12, at the Algona Country Club, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Lex Foxhoven, recently- elected president, succeeding Frank King, and other new officers will be installed and a number of awards made Included in the awards cate- gory are Distinguished Service Award, Outstanding Young Farmer Award and Boss of the Year Award. Helnie Taylor, Des Moines, past state president, will be the guest speaker, and Dr. J. B. Harris will act as master of ceremonies. Frank King is the retiring president, and the new officers will be formally installed as part of the program. The dinner and program are open to the public, at $2.50 a ticket, and tickets may be obtained from any JayCee member or at the door. The United States Is the world's largest exporter of agricultural products. GIVE YOUR FIELDS A BREAK! And, cut your workload in half! A quick trip over your plowed fields with a BRADY Field Cultivator gives you the finest seedbed you've ever known. Why not attach the dolly and planter and do the entire job in one trip? Then, also use it for summer fallowing—stuble mulching—pasture and hayland renovation. You get exact 6" or 9" shank spacings and hydraulically adjustable depth control. 3 models, each expandable. Sizes from 11 Vz' to 33 W wide. BRADY FIELD CULTIVATORS See them today at: BUSCHER BROS. IMPLEMENT 1015 NO. MAIN ALGONA AUCTION SALE As I am confined to a rest home, i find it necessary to sell my household goods at my house located at 514 South Minnesota Street in Algona, Iowa, on Saturday, April 15, 1967, at 10:00 o'clock A.M. The following items will be sold for cash at that time. SAT., APRIL 15, 1967 Late model automatic Maytag washer and dryer — used 1 month Hotpoint refrigerator Kitchen drop leaf table Sunbeam electric mixer Dining room table-chairs and buffet 21 in. RCA TV in real good condition. Rotor and antenna 2 white steel cabinets Beige living room suite, like new 3 platform rockers Nice writing desk Coffee table and end table Lamps 2 complete bedroom sets Hollywood single bed with box spring Cedar Chest Chest of drawers Roll-o-way bed 2 clothes hampers Old sewing machine Serving cart 2 sets silverware Dishes and cooking utensils Miscellaneous items too numerous to mention. MRS. VIOLET WALKER Qoinn & Leek, Auctioneers The Security Stqte Bank, Algona, Iowa, Clerk

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