The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 6, 1967 · Page 17
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 17

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, June 6, 1967
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MRS. MABEL OSBORNE has been here from Stewartville, Minn, to visit relatives and friends and to see her mother, Mrs. Cora Cooper, at the Good Samaritan Home. MR. AND MRS. Earl Cooper took their daughter Linda back to Des Moines following her weekend visit here. June 1 she began work for the Massey-Ferguson Co. MRS. FANNIE LEE was recently at Forest City to visit Mr. and Mrs. Darrol Mitchell. They made a return visit here a few days later and Memorial Day, Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Johnson and children came from Stewartville, Minn. The group was joined by Doyle's brother- in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ostwald. The Johnsons had come Monday so were overnight guests of Mrs. Lee. All went to Mr. and Mrs. John Rich's for dinner on Memorial Day and enroute home, the Johnsons drove to Whittemore to see Algona Girl To School In Switzerland DEBBIE LAWS Algona High School senior, Debora Laws, has recently received word that she has been accepted by the American Field Service as a foreign exchange student She will be spending the summer with the OrianiFer- ruccio family in Biasca, Switzerland. Debbie will leave Algona June 20 and will sail from New York on the SS Ryndam June 21. Upon arriving at Rotterdam, the exchange students will be taken by train to the homes of their host families. Debbie is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dale Laws of Algona, The "Algona American Field Service chapter also has learned that Algona High School will once again have a foreign exchange student. Ian Davison from Sydney, Australia, will spent the next school year with Mr. and Mrs. Leon Laird and their son, Max. Ian, the son of an engineer, will be a senior at Algona High School. He is interested in all sports, dramatics, scouting, music and many other activities. The Lairds are looking forward to his arrival this August. his sister fla and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Elbert. Doyle is employed in Rochester. MRS. MILTON DAHL had as callers Sunday her brother Dau and wife of Rowan. Dau has recently consulted eye specialists and will have cataract surgery, but it will not be necessary for about a year. MR. AND MRS. Elvin Moore and family came Sunday from Cedar Falls and were guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Smith. They also spent some time with his mother, Mrs. Harold Smith. Other guests of the Frank Smiths were their daughter Mr. and Mrs. Bob Schaffer and family, Wapello, and the local Martin Smiths. MRS. SARAH SMITH is visiting relatives inEvansville, Minn, and is house guest of a daughter, Mrs. Harry Kranz. Another daughter from Illinois was to join her there for a brief visit, but Mrs. Smith plans to make a rather extended visit. MRS. JOHN J. Helmers had as dinner guests Memorial Day her son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Helmers, Duncombe, and afternoon guests were her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Wilschusen and family, Fort Dodge. MR. AND MRS. Harold Roth came from Vail to spend Memorial Day with relatives at Whittemore and also came here to see Mrs. Roth's brother, Pete Haag, at the Good Samaritan Home. MR. AND MRS. Oliver Bakken had as guests at dinner Memorial Day Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mittag, Angela, Danny and Pamela, Jefferson, Mrs. Jack Rube and little son, and Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Hanson and Debby. JOHN ARNDORFER was visited Thursday by his sisters, Mrs. Verona Daniel, Marshfield, Wise., Tillie Arndorfer, Milwaukee, Wise., and his daughter, Mrs. Leo Goetz, Wesley. MRS. R. M. Phillips spent the weekend at Grinnell with friends. MRS. MAGGIE Haubach was visited Memorial Day by her sister Mrs. John Hahle, Nora Springs, and niece, Mrs. Allen Rate, Clear Lake. MR. AND MRS. Glen Jenkinson attended the graduation Tuesday, May 23, of their grandson Michael son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lafayette, Maquokata. She is the former Margaret Jenkinson. WALTER SCHOBY, brother of Chester Schoby and Mrs. Glen Jenkinson, is recovering at Dubuque from major surgery. His wife is the former Lulu Brown and both are well-known former Algonans.' MR. AND MRS. John Sires were visited Memorial Day at intervals by various relatives who stopped briefly. Among them were Mrs. Sires' parents, Mr. and Mrs. Axel Olson, Armstrong. MR. AND MRS. Andrew Hansen had as guests over the Memorial Day holiday Messrs and Mesdames Don J. Mertz, Grand Island, Neb., Garmer Ewen, Amboy, Minn., Frances Wright and Hazel Brooks, Eagle Grove, and Betty Streit, Fort Dodge. MR. AND MRS. Andrew Hansen spent the weelcend at Storm Lake with their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Tippin and Brett. They were joined there by Mrs. Don Mertz, Grand Island, Neb., sister of Mrs. Hansen, who accompanied them home for a few days visit. DORA MITCHELL has been visited by her sister, Mrs. Don Kramer, Oneida, Kan., and niece, Reva Clapsaddle, Denver, Colo. MRS. FRIEDA Willey»s unit met May 27 at Wesley with Beatrice Hildman. The next meeting will be held at the Twin Oaks Motel, Forest City, with Mrs. Cecelia Homes. MR. AND MRS. Guy Giddings, Sr. are being visited by their daughter, Mrs. Verna Sanford, Palm Dale, Calif. Mrs. Giddings is a resident at the Good Samaritan Home and has not been quite as well as usual of late. Mrs. Sanford flew here and is a house guest of her brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Guy Giddings, Jr. Much of her time is also spent in Lu Verne with her father. Rev. Roy Biesemeyer, Lu Verne, and Rev. Milo Dailey, Algona, have been frequent callers on Mrs. Giddings. Tuesday, June 6, 1967 Algona, (la.) 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