The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 29, 1967 · Page 29
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 29, 1967
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Ottosen Lady Attends 40th H.S. Reunion OTTOSEN - Mr. and Mrs. Percy Watnern attended the 40th reunion ot Mrs. Watnem's high school graduating class of 1927, at Bode High School. The dinner and social gathering was held at Kropf s Cafe Friday evening. Nine members of the class of 16 attended. They will meet again in two years and will invite the two classes who graduated before and the two classes graduating after them, to join the group. Miles Helmen of Cherokee was master of ceremonies. - o - SHOWER HONOREE A bridal shower for Sheila Schmidt of Humboldt was held Wednesday evening at the James Banwart home. Sheila will be married to Jerry Besch Saturday at St. Peter and Paul's Catholic church at West Bend. Forty-two friends and relatives attended the shower. Assisting Mrs. Banwart as other hostesses were Mrs. Charles Schmidt, Mrs. Wayne Fehr of West Bend and Mrs. Richard Schmidt of Whittemore. - o Mr. and Mrs. Ted Carlson of Poulsbo, Wash., visited at the Donald Larson home from Tuesday until Thursday. They were enroute to Pensacola, Fla. where Mr. Carlson will have training in the Marine Air Corps. Mrs. Carlson will teach at Pensacola. Mrs. Carlson . is the former Johanna Vinaas, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Vinaas, Poulsbo, Wash., formerly of Ottosen. The Donald Larsons and their guests visited Mrs. Leona Vinaas at Humboldt Wednesday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Chester Alme accompanied Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schultz of Whittemore to Minneapolis Sunday where they saw the Chicago White Sox play the Twins. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Jacobson and family and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Larson also attended the game Sunday. The score was 3-1 in favor of the Twins. Eric, son of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Mogler, was 14 Friday. Evening guests for the occasion were his grandmother, Mrs. Joe Thomann and Josephine, Harry, Frank, Bert, Bob and Earl Thomann of West Bend, and Mr. and Mrs. Mike Coyle. Mr. and Mrs. Allan Watnem and family were Sunday night supper guests at the Robert Waechter home at West Bend. Mrs. C. W. Hariland ol Humboldt was a Sunday visitor at the Neal Olson home. Mr. and Mrs. Antone Speich and Edwin were Thursday evening visitors at the Paul Berninghaus home at Ft. Dodge. Arland Speich of Cedar Rapids spent the weekend at the Antone Speichs. He came for his son David, who had visited with his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Antone Speich, and at the Robert Speich home at Algona for a week. Jimmy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Allan Watnem, celebrated his first birthday Saturday. Supper guests for the occasion were his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Percy Watnem, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Waechter and family of West Bend. Cadet Terry Frieden, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Frieden, went to Amarillo, Tex. Friday for four weeks field training with the R.O.T.C. Terry will be a senior in journalism at the University of Iowa, Iowa City, next fall. Anthony Oppedahl, son of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Oppedahl, was married June 18 to Christine Moore at Napa, Calif, at the Immanuel Lutheran church. His parents and brother Ronald attended from here. They left here June 14 and returned home a week later. Another brother of the groom, Peter Oppedahl, who lives at Santa Ana, Calif., flew to Napa to attend the ceremony. Mr. and Mrs. Gary Cooper and family, Bob Cooper and Mr. and Mrs. Mike House of Ft. Dodge were Sunday dinner guests at the Donald Cooper home. Mrs. Harold Bayse andMarcia of Humboldt spent Tuesday at the Howard Helickson home. Mr. and Mrs. Norman Hinz and family of Wheaton, Minn, were Monday visitors at the Lester Wehrspann home. Mr. Hinz is a brother of Mrs. Wehrspann. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Adams of Gilmore City, Mrs. Beulah Adams and Mrs. Eddie Erdmann and Janet of Livermore were Sunday evening visitors at the Laurel Worster home. The Maple Lawn Good Will Club met Tuesday at the home of Mrs. Neal Olson. Co-hostesses were Mrs, Lenhard Holden and Mrs. Carlisle Halsrud. Former members were invited as guests and -there were 21 adults and seven children present. Guests were Mrs. Elmer Screiber of Livermore, Mrs. Garmon Pflibsen, Mrs. Donald Aure, Mrs. Oliver Lee, Mrs. Hilda Enger, Mrs. Walter Bakken, Mrs. Sophie Engstrom and Mrs. Archie Rolland of Bode. Rath Silver Anniversary don't swelter- switch! • When you come home feeling as if you'd spent the day in a Turkish bath • When you get up in the morning feeling as though you'd slept on a hot griddle SWltCll to electrically air-conditioned, filtered, dehumidified living in your home. Talk to your favorite appliance dealer today about... Algona Municipal Utilities LONE ROCK - Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Rath were honored at a surprise party for their 25th wedding anniversary Tuesday evening at the Lone Rock Legion hall. Eliza Rooney and Lawrence Rath were married June 28, 1942 at Osborne, Kans. Guests at the surprise party for the honored couple and their son, John, were William Rath, Mrs. Harvey Rath, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Shaser, Mr. and Mrs. James Long, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Heifner and family, Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Rath and family, Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Weisbrod and family, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Wegener and family, Swea City, Mr. and Mrs. Junior Hurlburt and family, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Schroeder and family, Mrs. Merwin Hurlburt and family, Grapevine, Tex., Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Brace and family and Mr. and Mrs. Ray Uthof and family. Mr. and Mrs. Neal Olson visited Osle Botline at Lutheran hospital Friday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Berge of Bode and Mr. and Mrs. Dick Bakken were Monday night visitors at the Lenhard Holden home. They enjoyed seeing Lenhard's European pictures. Lone Rock Pair Return Home From Wedding LONE ROCK - Mr. and Mrs. Dave Weber have returned home after spending two weeks in California where they attended the wedding of their son, David, at Chowchilla. While there, they spent some time with the Ted Ringsdorf family at Laton, Calif., formerly of Burt Bob Weber and Joanita Meyer went also, but returned home before the elder Webers. - o Cynthia Blanchard and Rosemary Fortney left Sunday to attend a week at the Presbyterian church camp at Lake Okoboji. Mr. and Mrs. James Colwell left by plane Monday from Mason City for their new home in Norfolk, Va. Jayne Dreyer has returned home after spending two weeks with her sister, Mr. and Mrs. John Hovey, Colorado Springs, Colo. Sunday dinner guests at the home of the Frank Dreyers were Mr. and Mrs. Duane Dreyer and family, Humboldt, Mr. and Mrs. Art Krause, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Wegener, Mrs. Ida Dreyer, Mr. and Mrs. Larry Alt and Heidi Krause, all of Fenton, and Marilyn Alt and Bob Retterath, both of Minneapolis. A group of ladies surprised Mrs. Clair Bellinger on her birthday last Saturday. The guests included Mrs. Ervin Wetzel, Mrs. Henry Schroeder, Adela Thompson, Margaret Weisbrod, Fenton, Mrs. Andrew Thomsen, Mrs. Milton Madison, Neva Thompson and Susan and Michael Schroeder. The guests brought lunch. Mr. and Mrs. Don Blanchard and Susan attended the baptism of their grandson, Chris Allen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Craig Blanchard, Minneapolis, Sunday. Others who attended from this area were the Wendell Steven family and the Lloyd Masterson family, Laurens. A six-pound boy was born June 24 to Mr. and Mrs. John Bellinger at St. Ann hospital, Algona. The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Marlow and the paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. George "" THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL F«nton, Iowa Experienced Embalmen and Funeral Directors RillabU 24 Hour Ambulanct Strvict Funeral May Be Referred To Us With Confidence Phonti FENTON 889-2796 RING5TED 866-1006 866-1001 866-1970 Bollinger, Fenton. Mr. and Mrs. \V. J. Cotton left Monday to attend Synod at Storm Lake this week. Mr. Cotton is a delegrate from tho Lone Rock Presbyterian church. Synod is usually held at Ames but this year is at Storm Lake because it is the 75th anniversary of the college. Rev. and Mrs. Albert Bullock are also attending the Synod this week. Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Blanchard and Jonathan went to Woodward Sunday to visit their daughter, Patricia. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Morgan, El Monte, Calif., and Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Tjaden and son, Morton, ni., were guests this week at the Ralph Mprgan home in Algona, and the W. J. Cottons. Mrs. Delmar Fischer, delegate of Northwest Presbyterial, left Monday by chartered bus from Ft. Dodge for Indiana where she will attend the United Presbyterian women's national meeting this week. Mr. and Mrs. Marlyn Bausman and family of Muscatine spent the weekend at the home of her father, Dell Marlow. Mrs. Don Marlow and Davia, Loveland, Colo., are spending about two weeks with her father, Dell Marlow. Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Lee, Mrs. Raymond Neswold, Britt, and A. A. Krueger attended the wedding of their nephew and cousin, Robert Maxwell Gladstone at St. Louis, Mo., June 24. Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Jensen, Hackensack, stopped at the Roy Jensens Friday enroute to West Branch to a family reunion. Mr. and Mrs. Cletus Quinn and family, Seattle, Wash., spent a week visiting his parents, the Jack Quinns. Mr. and Mrs. James Thul and family, Cedar Falls, spent the weekend at the parental Quinn home. Mr. and Mrs. Bert Quinn, Armstrong, were Sunday evening callers at the Quinns, also Mr. and Mrs. Emmet Quinn, Armstrong. Mrs. Jack Quinn, Mrs. James Thul and Mrs. Cletus Quinn attended a shower Sunday at Armstrong in honor of Vera Quinn. LOCALS MR. AND MRS. Vernon Eggleston, LuVerne and Bruce Koob, Humboldt, were Friday evening visitors with Delores Eggleston. MISS DELORES Eggleston was a Saturday evening and Sunday visitor in the home of her parents, the Vernon Egglestons, LuVerne. Mr. and Mrs. Marlyn Gregersen and Jimmy, Rutland, were also Saturday evening visitors. MRS. BILL Garman, Jr. and four children of Dallas, Texas have been visiting at the Bill Garman, Sr. home here. She also visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Olsen at Tulare, S. D. Her husband, Bill, Jr., joined his family here last Saturday. They left for their home in Dallas, Texas Wednesday morninc. Mrs. Bill Garman, Sr! accompanied them and -.-.ill spend several weeks visitinc their three sons, Bill, Jr., Donald and Jerry, and their families. She will then return with Mrs. Jerry Garman and three children who will visit here and at the home of her parents, Dr. and Thursday, June 29, 1967 Algona (la.) Upper D}$ MoinM— 7 Mrs. M.I. Lichtef, Burt. Jerry will join his family here later. MRS. ED Hibbs entertained the following ladies at her home Monday evening, Mrs. Walt Ewen, Mrs. Clarence Metzger, Sr., Mrs. James Boudewyns, Mrs. Kenneth Garrran, Mrs. Bill Garman, Sr., Mrs, Wm. Erpelding, and Mrs. Bill Garman, Jr. The occasion was in honor of Mrs. Bill Garman, Jr. who has been visitinc at the home of her husband's parents, Bill Garrnan, Sr. A ver. pleasant eveninc was spent playing cards. MR. AM) MRS. Harold Traeger, Dyersville, spent Friday visiting Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hobson. Mr. Traeger and Mrs. Hobson are brother and sister. Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Schumacher and Mr. and Mrs. Hobson attended the Traeger- Ruckdascnel reunion at Oelwein. MR. AND MRS. Lloyd Pratt spent the weekend at their Clear Lake cottage. Going places 7 PACK MORE FUN INTO YOUR TRIP ..CALL AHEAD! Make ever> hour a 'un hour—call how to arrange lodgings, line up activities, nail down plans Lowest !on t ' distance rates evenings aMerSpni and all day Sunday. YOU can make a 3-nimute station !' to an, from coast to coast for 90c or less 1 Northwestern Bell ® What's a Newspaper For ANNOUNCEMENTS SPORTS SOCIAL CALENDAR SERVICES BUSINESSES PUBLIC RECORDS COURTHOUSE NEWS EDITORIALS ENTERTAINMENT i PERSONALS OBITUARIES LETTERS TO EDITOR FARM NEWS LEGAL NOTICES m LfAlSfSl11H11 il E>¥A1 Who's a Newspaper For ? YOU i He llgona tipper £e* jlotrag PRINTING SERVICE JOB PRINTING

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