The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 25, 1967 · Page 31
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12-Algona (la.) Upper Des Moinet Thursday, May 25, 1967 School Board Gets 5 Plans For Study Members of the board of education of the Algona Community School District t;ot their first good look at drawings of the proposed new high school building here during a regular meeting here Monday night. Showing the drawings (and there were five schematic sketches presented) was Cliff Prall of Emer. -Prall and Associates, Des Moire':-s architect firm. He told the iward the dra-.vings represented nothing of a proposal on his part - but l.oped they would give the board (and department heads the follov.in fc . .day) some ideas so his firm could go ahead with the planning. All five drawings seemed to •have the necessar\ classrooms and facilities for ever;.thinr else needed in a modern school. Main differences seemed to be location of various departments. All had the nev. school facing either north or west — and located due north from the present football field. Some had the basketball facilities near the rest of the outdoor athletic plant, others on an opposite corner. Prall said he favored a one- story design - and board members indicated they leaned the same way. It seems costs are about the same either way, one or two story, however, less land is used up in building a portion of such a structure 2-story than if It all lies on the ground. Speaking of land, the board probably will investigate the.pos- sibility of acquisition of some nearby - in case the new school becomes over-crowded some day. Board members pointed out likes and dislikes during the discussion - and one point raised was the possibility of bolter utilization of land already owned by the district. Only 264 permanent parking spaces are provided in the schematic plan — probably many less than are needed, what witli the number of students and faculty members who drive to school each da>. It is a problem at the present high school building and could be at the new building, too. Mr. I'rdi was asked aUxit seating lor basketball games and he said plans will call for about 2,300 seats, with the theater (auditorium) to hold 46C. It is expected the nev/ building will have about 98,000 square fe'-t inside it when completed. It will lie some time before final plans are ready for study. Mr. Prall remained in Algona Tuesday for a conference- with Supt. O. ' . Laing and school department heads and will Ix; back for more meetings in a few days - then will meet in a few wtfks with the board again. The problem of finding six more classrooms for the 1967- G8 school year was aired again and it was learned the board is studying several possibilities including changes at a couple of Die present schools to make room for a total of three classrooms, with a/i uptown building possibly available on a 12-month lease for two years, plus cost of remodeling the structure for use as space for students. Playground area nearby could possibly be leased for use, too. Total cost of the building and playground lease, plus remodeling, is not available at present. The problem will be studied further. Five teachers were offered contracts by the board. They are Mrs. DeEtta Twedt and Lillian Boell, second grade; Mrs. Etlial Daman, kindergarten; Richard Przychodzin, social studies; and Marcia Miller, English and dramatics. No date was set for the next regular meeting of the board. Promenaders Party The Algona Promenaders Square Dance Club will have a dance Saturday evening, May 27 at the K. C. hall, to begin at 8:30 p. m. Caller will be Russ Hansen of Cedar Falls. Free lunch will be served. Senior League Rosters Are Released Here Nairi&s of 7" Senior League {•layers who will compete in the eighth and ninth ^rade loop here this summer were released by Director Art Olson Tuesday afternoon. Other squ.id rosters appear else'.vlieie in today's Upper Des Moines. CHIEFS Matt Keilh, Jeff Hi^s, John Skillitiij, Torn Muller, Bob St. John, Dan Struecker, Rex Post, U'niti Allen, Dale Studer, .'Man Koss, Kick Nielsen, Mark Heilly, Frank Black, Michael Schneider and Jarnes Plathe. THOJANS Scott Buchanan, Mark Will, Craig Lernkee, Torn McEnroe, Gary Kimkel, Walter Bradley, Tim McCarthy, Neal O'Brien, Dan Smith, Jon Sjogren, N'iel Leek, Chuck Cassel, Steven Lappe, Dennis Youngwirth and Mike Moulton. SPARTANS Lance Mueller, Jim Cubit, Joe Bestenletiner, Mike Cooper, Steve Skilling, Randy Smith, Richard Bllyeu, Bruce Pfeffer, Don Sindelar, Steven Armstrong, Jim Harris, Michael Skilling, Gary Penning and Tom Richter. WARRIORS Rick Kulm, Dennis Payne, John Durant, Mark Elbert, Craig Immerfall, Ronnie Eischen, Gene Hunt, Denis Mains, Bruce Johnson, Mike Woods, Paul Garman, Dave Ludwig, Joe Courtney and Jerry Johnson. WHITTEMORE Craig Ewoldt, Kent Espe, Wayne Hannover, David Schwint, Kenneth Seely, Alan Frideres, Michael Kohlhaas, Mike Muller, Michael Salz, Dale Fandel, James Bormann, Kirk Schuller, Richard Reed, Thomas Fuoss, Terrence Illg, Mick Elbert and James Elbert. Addition of the Senior players raised the total signed up for play here this summer to 360 boys. Second Case Filed On Land Condemnation Another condemnation appeal, second filed in several days, went into the file of County Clerk Alma Pearson in district court here this '.veek. Plaintiffs are Paul A. and Agnes B. Christ and defendants are the State Conservation Commission et al. The plaintiffs seek $96,000 damages. According to the petition, the plaintiffs are o'.vners of real estate in township 98, which was condemned by the State Conservation Commission for the sum of $8,500. The action took place April 28, 1967. The land was used for farm purposes - and the plaintiffs claim the said farm as a whole was valued at $144,000. After condemnation, the market value was $48,000, with removal of about 25 acres from the farm. About 215 acres remain. A notice of appeal from condemnation award, petition of appeal from condemnation award and demand for jury trial were filed. Graduation At LuVerne, May 23 Commencement exercises were held at LuVerne High School Tuesday evening for 21 graduating seniors. The main address was given by Dr. Robert J. Tollefson, associate professor of religion and philosophy at Buena Vista College. Diplomas were given by Harry Naffziger, president of the Board of Education. Special awards went to Rita Patterson and Daryl Trauger for records of quality and leadership. The Iowa State Bar Association also presented an award for citizenship to Rita Patterson. The association was represented by Algona Attorney Joseph Straub. The graduating class was presented by school superintendent L. B. Shelton. MR. AND MRS. H. W. Miller will spend Thursday and Friday in Des Moines where he will attend the convention of the Iowa Bar Association. PERSONALS MIKE NAVOICHICK left Fairbanks, Alaska, this evening (Thurs.) after serving a tour of duty there with the U. S. Army. He will arrive in Algona tomorrow to spend his leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Navolchick. His plans for the future are at present indefinite. He will later be transferred to Fort Irwin, Calif. RUSSELL BUCHANAN will spend two days in the first week of June at Spirit Lake where he will attend the lawyer's cha- tauqua. FRED KENT, JR. and Bruce and Lowell Smith and Randy will attend the Memorial Day closed TV running of the Indianapolis races to be shown in Des Moines, W. B. (BING) MacDonald will spend Thursday and Friday in Des Moines where he will attend the convention of the Iowa Bar Association. MR. AND MRS. Matt Streit spent last Sunday at Emmetsburg where they visited her sister and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Milton W. H. Morling. MR. AND MRS. Donald Ferris and their sons, Brian and Mark, will leave May 29, following the graduation of Brian from Garrigan High School. The family will go to Denver, Colo, where they will visit the the former Charlene LaBarre, daughter of Mrs. Ferris, and her family, Mr. and Mrs. John Connely and baby, Michael Jon. This will be the first visit to the new grandson. The family expects to be gone about two weeks. MR. AND MRS. Grady Phillips will go to Grinnell Saturday to bring back their daughter, Gayle, and Rod Ricklefs, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arnie Ricklefs, also a student at Grinnell. Miss Phillips will work at Sharp's Jewelry this summer. GUESTS OF Dr. and Mrs. Wm. L. Clegg for the weekend are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Clegg of Freeport, Dl., who will arrive Saturday. Monday, May 22, the Wesleyan Guild of the Methodist church met with Mrs. Glenn Graham. The program, given by Flora Tiss, was 'Design for Missions." Mrs. Glenn Graham was hostess to the Wesleyan Service Guild of the Methodist church, Monday- evening. This was a pledge service meeting. MRS. ELVIRA MONLUX was visited a couple of days this week by her son and daughter- in-law, Dr. and Mrs. Robert Monlux, Saratoga, Calif. They were joined here by another son and daughter-in-law, Dr. and Mrs. William Monlux, Ames, and all had dinner at Mrs. Monlux's apartment. From here, Dr. and Mrs. Robert Monlux are going to Georgia and Florida and will stop in Iowa City to attend the 25th anniversary of the graduating class of Dr. Monlux. KNUTE MEHL was a Sunday guest of Mr. and Mrs. Ollie Nasby. While on a leave of a few months he came here to assist at the Good Samaritan Home. WILLIAM HEDRICK was visited last week by his son-in- law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Host and children, Ft. Dodge. They also visited Mrs. Rost's brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Merlon Baker. MRS. GRACE DUDLEY, instructor at the school for the mentally retarded, underwent surgery Monday morning at Lutheran hospital, Ft. Dodge. MR. AND MRS. Joe Bradley attended the graduation at Du- Chesne University in Omaha last Sunday for their daughter, Victoria. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Bradley, Sr., and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Bradley, Jr. left Monday for three days in Minneapolis, where the men are attending a CMC convention. GORDON AND ELDON Winkel will be in Des Moines Thursday and Friday attending the convention of the Iowa Bar Assoc. 2 Graduate Two area youths were among the 32 graduates of Emmetsburg Community College Wednesday evening at Emmetsburg. William Clegg, Algona, and Patricia Zwiefel, Burt, were awarded degrees. .** V ' The Friendly Store WE MUST MOV RON SAVE 5% BEDROOM FURNITURE CLOSE OUT SALE! E EVERY PIECE OF FURNITURE FROM THE & JACK LOCATION -AIONCE! - 10% - 15% - 20% - 25% - 30% - 35% OFF OUR SALE PRICES! 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DAILY GIGANTIC SAVINGS ! $10 MONTH - NO MONEY DOWN AT RON & JACK BLDG, 60 MONTHS TO PAY CARPET HOMEGUARD RIVIERA DUPONT 501 LOOP PILE CARPET 16 LOVELY COLORS TO CHOOSE FROM COMPLETE WITH FOAM RUBBER PAD ONLY 8 69 YD, INSTALLED i NO PAYMENT UNTIL JULY "oURTlNEsT CLUB LOUNGER CHAIRJ REG. $139.88 - SAVE $39.93 99 95 I • ' •- -- - -- • ' - • '--' i-.-i.u t.'J-L-J...pmn.n^mHW*JllMmMMBBHMVmHMMMBMBHVH NO PAYMENT UNTIL JULY NO MONEY DOWN LuVerne Senior Fix A composite picture of the Class of 1967 from LuVerne High School is being printed for distribution in a few days at the LuVerne office of The Security State Bank, where seniors, or their parents and friends, may obtain a copy without cost. Place In Meet Two Garrigan High youngsters, Tom Black in the 440 and Lou Kollasch in the hurdles, placed first in the Estherville JayCee Relays Monday. John Winkel of Garrigan was second in the 880 and Rick Nielsen, Algona eighth grader, was second in the pole vault. Women Moose Elect At the annual election of Women of the Moose here, Monday evening, Daisy Schauer was elected senior regent, Helen Klooster is graduate regent, Bea Baldwin, Junior regent, Rose 01- sen, recorder, Alberta Garbett, treasurer, and Elizabeth Platt, chaplain. Meter Bent Brakes on an auto driven by Leonard L. Warner, Algona, went out and the vehicle struck a parking meter on State street here at 1:20 p.m. Tuesday. Damage was very slight. The auto sustained an estimated $30 damage and the meter.pole was bent, according to police who investigated. Dies, Vietnam LUVERNE - Word was received here Monday that Theodore Nelson, 22, Austin, Minn., was killed in action in Vietnam last Thursday. He wa^ a medic in the Navy and was to have come home in nine days. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Nelson, Austin. His mother, Lila Olson Nelson Is a former resident of LuVerne, as was his grandmother, Mrs. Louis Nelson. Mrs. LeRoy Hanselman, Mrs. Carl Hanselman and Mrs. Edwin Hanselman, all of Lu- Verne are sisters of Theodore's mother. He is survived by his wife and two children, Austin. Services are pending. Plum Creek Elite The regular meeting of the Plum Creek Elite was held at the Center school, Saturday, May 13. It was the annual Mother's Day tea. Entertainment was given by the children and hostess was Annette Gilbride. 1X5 I Cord of Thanks I would like to thank my friends^ neighbors and relatives for the cards, prayers and well-wishes while at the hospital and at home recovering from eye surgery. A special thanks to Duane's and David's bowling teams for the Masses. Mrs. Elizabeth Seller. (41*) THURSDAY & FRIDAY DOUBLE TICKETS! IHI nistcMi I-'MM MIT S 1OOO AND SWEEPSTAKES DX WAGNER D-X SERVICE 304 N. Jones Algona 295-9111 The Tortoise Goes to Sea, White Stag's figure flattering cotton knit "Tortoise ShelT'goes to sea in signal colors striped with white. $4.00. 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