The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 20, 1967 · Page 35
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 35

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, April 20, 1967
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Ottosen Man New Director Donald Usher, Ottosen, la., at right, visits with R. Edward Baur, Van Meter, la., chairman of the Farm Credit Board of Omaha during an orientation conference for newly-elected directors of Federal Land Bank Associations in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. The Omaha Bank makes long-term farm and ranch loans through 88 associations in the four-state area. Usher serves as a director of the Federal Land Bank Association of Algona. Mrs. Robert Collett of Engel- wood, Colorado, who has been going through the Clinic at Rochester, and a friend, Miss Linda Neuman, of Rochester, spent the weekend in the Ray McWhorter and Frank Becker homes. Mrs. Frank Becker had a coffee in her home in honor of her sister, Mrs. Robert Collett and friend Linda Neuman, Saturday evening. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Ray McWhorter, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker, and Mr. and Mrs. George Becker and family. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker returned home last Monday after spending about three days in Davenport visiting the Ralph Dugans also the Richard Dugans at Elwood, Iowa. Mrs. Frank Becker and Franklin and Mrs. Harold Becker went to Mason City, Friday afternoon where they visited Mrs. Ethel Hain who is a patient in the Memorial Park Clinic. Nancy Becker spent Saturday at the Music contest in Swea City. Mrs. A. L. Rasmussen entertained a Circle of the Burt Presbyterian church, last Wed. afternoon, April 5th. A good sized crowd turned out for the meeting. Mrs. Edmund Larson attended rural Woman's Day last Monday afternoon at Algona, where Mrs. June Goldman of Forest City gave a very interesting talk. "Conscience is that still small voice that can make us feel even smaller". Thursday, April 20, 1967 Algona (la.) Upper DM Moin«i-7 Daughters Of Cylinder Couple Are Engaged 4-Corners Club Of Portland At Fitch Home PORTLAND - The Four Corner Social Club of Portland met Tuesday afternoon, April, 4th, in the home of Vera Fitch. Ten members were present: Wyona Harms, Hazel Carroll, Janice Moore, Leita Phelps, Velma Nelson, Marilyn Bengtson, Viva Ringsdorf, Agnes Stewart, Emily Larsen and Vera Fitch. Chairman, Velma Nelson, called the meeting to order. After old and new business was taken care of, the afternoon was spent playing games and visiting. Everybody won a prize. A motion was made and seconded that we have a bulb or plant exchange at the next meeting, May, 2nd; which will be held in the home of Hazel Carroll. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Everett Hannaof Lone Rock we re Sunday afternoon visitors in the S. R. Parsons home. Mr. and Mrs. John Jennings of Sexton were Wednesday evening visitors In the Parsons home. Captain and Mrs. Ted Finley and Julie were from Sunday through Thursday visitors in the Billy Christensen home. Captain Finley is a brother of Mrs. Christensen and had been going to school in California, but the family was on their way back to their home in Delware. Mr. and Mrs. George Peterson of Titonka were Friday after noon callers in the home of Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy. Mrs. Robert Wood and Randy were Sunday afternoon visitors. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Loebach, little Joe and Mary Ann were Tuesday evening visitors in the S. R. Parsons home. Mr. and Mrs. Roland Christensen and family of LaCrosse, Wise., and Mrs. Elvira Christensen of Algona were supper guests in the Billy Christensen home, a week ago Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ites of Alden drove down to the Jesse Harms home Sunday morning. Mr.' and Mrs. James Harms and family of Fort Dodge joined them for a Sunday dinner in the Phil Carlson home in Algona. Mrs. Robert Wood and Randy called at the S. R. Parsons home Wednesday afternoon, and Mrs. Paul Arend was a Thursday morning caller in the Parsons home. Algona AOK Algona AOK 4-H Club held a meeting April 8 at the Extension office. Talks were given on "Styles of homes in my community," by Susan Kinseth and Barb Schlievert also "Structural lines are Beautiful" by Kathy Lallier and Patti Detrick. Demonstrations, "Selecting a suitable frame" by Jennifer Limbaugh and Charla Walker and "Selecting a suitable matt" by Diane Studer & Misty Lloyd. Delegates for camp were selected. Junior camp, Mary Jane Berger & Becky Myer, sub. Suzzane Holtzbauer and Susan Kinseth; Int., Terry Farrell and Linda Heimers, Sub. Dorothy Frideres and Susan McEvoy. Guests were Mrs. Lloyd, Mrs. Walker and Mrs. Prothman. Hostesses were Mrs. Studer, Diane and Debbie, Mrs. Schlievert and Barb. Social Chairman Don Hanisch, son of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Hanisch of Bancroft, has been named social chairman for Vance House of Knapp Hall at Iowa State University for the coming academic year. VIRGINIA FRASER ROSALIE FRASER Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Fraser, Cylinder, have announced the engagements and approaching marriages of their daughters, Virginia Lee and Rosalie Ann. Virginia Lee is engaged to Raymond D. Friedrich, son of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Friedrich, Algona. She is a 1966 graduate of Cylinder High School and the future bridegroom graduated from Algona High the same year. Both are attending Emmetsburg Community College. An August wedding is planned. Rosalie Ann is engaged to Rodney D. Culbertson, son of Mrs. Daleth Pollock, Creston. She is a 1965 graduate of Cylinder High and is employed in Des Moines. Mr. Culbertson is a 1965 graduate of Creston High School, is employed by the Iowa Highway Commission and at present is on active duty in the Army Reserves at Ft. Lewis, Wash. The girls are granddaughters of Mrs. Mildred Fraser and Mr. and Mrs. George Wildin, all of Algona. There isn't a better intermediate size car sold in the United States than the 1967 Rebel" says Tom McCahill, automobile expert for Mechanix Illustrated. Tom McCahill evaluates the automobile industry for Mechanix Illustrated. Recently, he took out an SST hardtop equipped with a 343 cu. in. typhoon V-8 for an e\hausti\e series of road tests. How did our Excitement Machine perform? "In readability and performance, it would top most of the newer specialty cars. There's absolutely no plowing and little body roll. The svhole feel of the car. when eoiimo\e"r ruts or across dirt roads, is excellent." What about comfort? "It's extremely comfortable and relaxing to drive. In straight-line driving the SST is as comfortable as the Jell-O specials." How about Rebel's new four-link rear suspension? "Of all the new sporty-type cars, as they come from the showroom, Rebel has by far the best and safest suspension of the \s hole kit and caboodle." And the looks? "As sharp in appearance as a thousand- dollar bill. And from a cost angle. Rebel's not overpriced." This is your kind of excitement, created b\ American Motors. A compam that has created an entire litie of six-passenger Excitement Machines that gi\e you more excitement for the money. See your American Motors Rambler Dealer. He'll convince uni the 1967 Rebel is the best intermediate built in the country today. Then do what Tom McC'ahill did. Take a test-dri\e. American Motors builds your kind of car -\Mims.\noR . \I\RIIN IIRVINGTON By Margueritfl Hayet Mr. and Mrs. Tom Murphy and son Tommie of Lone Rock were visitors at the Vernon Klein home Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mawdsley, Craig and Christie, spent the past weekend at Minneapolis and attended the Ice Follies there with Mary Mawdsley. Mr. and Mrs. John Elbert and children of Albuquerque, N. M., visited their grandfather, Chris Gales, here on Wednesday. They are spending some time with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Elbert at Algona. Mrs. Charles Reaper is visiting her brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Orrie Mullin at Willow Creek, Mo. The trip was made with Mr. and Mrs. Vee Mullin of Minnesota. Mr. and Mrs. John Dole and sons left Sunday for Denver, Colo., to spend a week at the home of Mrs. Dole's brother and family there. Give DHIA Results For No. Kossuth During February 854 cows were tested on D.H.I.A. and 580 on Owner Sample, according to John Ward, SweaCity, supervisor for the No. Kossuth association. High cows for the month were in the herds of John Ruger, Fenton; Harvey E. Work, Swea City; David Farrow, Ledyard; George Hofbauer, Buffalo Center; Larry Wilhelmi, Bancroft; Ed Farland, Swea City; Sidney Payne, Ledyard ; Leander Menke, Swea City; and Alvin Cyphers, Bancroft. In Debate Meet Algona High debaters Greg Perkins, Dennis Georg, Greg Powell and Paul Me Bride, with their instructor, John Vint, took part in the forensic contest sponsored at the State University of Iowa, last weekend. if you are a busy housewife.. and need plenty of hot water to do your dishes... and still want plenty of hot water for your electric laundry... ... or the man-of-the-house who likes lots of hot water for shaving... . or anyone who wants plenty of hot water for bathing ... ... then you need an Algona Municipal Utilities DeKalb's for North Central Iowa Planting three DeKalb varieties is the sound way to spread the critical pollination period; to start harvest early and continue harvesting at the desired maturity and to cope with the uncertainties of soil, season, diseases and insects. These three DeKalb hybrids offer the range of maturity and breeding to perform best in north central Iowa conditions. 1. DEKALB XL-325 2. DEKALB XL-45 Earliest of the group — a high population hybrid — short stalked with girthy ears and deep kernels. °«y'« S "j'' h •' Lawton in Weodbury County harveited 161.4 bu. of XL-325 from a measured acre In 1966. He plinth 20" rewa with • hirvttl itand of over 29,000. Smith tald, "My XL-I25 cam* up to an excellent Hand and itandabiliry wai good." Everybody's modern hybrid — the short, high population, high fertilization, tough-stalked strong shanked hybrid, capable of combating stress situations and keeping that "ear on every stalk". Dean Vender Helden of Whoatland. Uwa, who had tht flnt 200 buihel yield In Iowa (215.0$ bu.) from • meaiured acre In 1966, *,TL w i; w " tht M ! lttr Cor " Crewer'i Contour winner In 1965 (174.74 bu.), raited XL-45 alono t» fat Mi 1966 rltld and In combination with XL-146 for hit 1965 yield. Dten iiyi, "I cuitom harveited about 15,000 buiheli of dlfforont brindi end found i? i ind u,« L " 346 L* & L-i «"'»«lr IB • clan by thomtelvoi. I Ilk. ability to tako high populations and itand undor advene cond tioni. I had no dropped aan. In my opinion, they have no 3. DEKALB XL-346 jf the trio — 3 to 5 days behind XL-45 — XL-346 is quite similar to XL-45 in its characteristics. It has the same ability to take high pressure situations and to harvest easily. Top yield In 1965 wai Clyde Hlght'i average 2004- buiheli per •ere on 111 acrei. To obtain It, Klght planted XL-146 end XL-45 In alternating bloeki. Top yield In 1966 In DoKilb'i 200 luihel vi b A« by u lm * nMtl vy?^ trt •' CeJeride, wai *l™ b «h«l» •» XL-45. However, Welbert, In the ume field, had an unofficial machine-checked_ yield on XU-146 which made 226.1 buiheli per acre. Welbert liked XL-146 for hli 20" rowi with It! eaie of harveitlng, good itandablllty, and deilreble ear height. BIG NAME for BIG YIELDS "OlKAll"Ui*i|!it«r«4lnn4NtiM. "XL" It i V«rl - DEKALB DEALERS IN THIS AREA ARE: - RAMBUR \\u RI< \s DAU'S GARAGE - 125 So. Dodge St., Algona, Iowa Gtne Hood, Algeria Roland Bodt, Algena Albert J. Bormann, Algona Lawrence Besch, Whittemore Peter Reding, Bode Alphons Berte, Bode Raymond Otis, Wesley Homer Matthiesen, Fen ton Frank Droe»»ler, Bancroft Dennis Yegge, Buffalo Center Jack Steinberg, Buffalo Ctnl.r Fred Richter, l.dyard Harvey C. j,arsen, Swea City Clifford McMillin, Ringtted Kermit Fowler, Ottosen

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