The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 12, 1967 · Page 9
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10-Algona, (la.) Upper De> Moint* Tuesday, Sept. 12, 1967 MRS. MYRA OSTRUM has been visited by her sister, Mrs. Gertrude Cummings, Oelwein. They went to Sherburn, Minn, to visit Mrs. Ostrum's son and daughter- in-law, Mr. and Mrs.EdOstrum. MRS. MARGARET REID had recent word that her aunt, Mrs. Ed Bratvett, Napa, Calif., had suffered a heart attack. Mrs. Bratvett will be remembered as Josie Taylor, former Algonan whose first husband was the late Clifford Lowe. ED, SON OFMr.andMrs.R.W. Welp is home from Chicago where he spent the summer working with the Little Brothers of the Poor. He found the work most enjoyable and worthwhile. He will be here until Sept. 17 and will then go to Dubuque to enter his junior year at college. MR. AND MRS. Alfred Semon spent Thursday at Auburn with Father Ed Fandel, brother of Mrs. Semon. Friday, Mrs. Semon spent the day at Burt with Mrs. Pat Bradley. MR. AND MRS. Herman Dreesman spent Sunday at Arnolds Park with Mrs. Laura Arehart. MRS. DAVID KING was recently visited by her nephew, Frank Simmons and wife, St. Paul, Minn. MR. AND MRS. Ambrose Lickteig have been visited by the tatter's cousin, Paul Robinson, Vancouver, Wash. IT'S "OFF TO COLLEGE" for a host of Algona area young people. Among those going to Iowa State University at Ames were Jeanie Owens, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Owens, Bob and Bill Farnham, sons of Mr. and Mrs. Dale Farnham. Becky Hemmingsen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Don Hemmingsen, is going to Estherville Junior College, and another daughter, Sue, will be a senior in nursing at St. Barnabas Hospital in Minneapolis. Among those going to Drake are Sandy Harmes, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bert Harmes, and Steve Waller, son of Mr. and Mrs. Russ Waller. Both are freshmen. Mary Miller, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Miller, is returning there also. Going to the University of Northern Iowa at Cedar Falls are Judy Parrott, daughter of the Dean Parrotts, and Marilyn Harris, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Harris. Ann Bohannon, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. L. S. Bohannon, will be a sophomore at Christian College, Columbia, Mo. Dave Martin returns to Iowa State and Bob returns to the University of Northern Iowa. Both boys are sons of Mr. and Mrs. Leon Martin. Bill Milder, son of of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Milder, returns to St. Benedict's College, Atchison, Kans. as a sophomore. Rod Ricklefs, son of the A. J. Ricklefs, returns to Grinnell, and Tom Ricklefs to S.U.L Gayle Phillips, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Grady Phillips, returns to Grinnell as a junior. MRS. DAVID KING had word from her daughter, Mrs. Victor Folkers of Marion, that she had fallen from a ladder and broken a leg. She is in a cast from her foot to above the knee. She was hospitalized several days but now is able to get around a little on crutches, ft will be some time before the cast is removed. Mrs. King has been visited by Alice Prince, DeSmet, S.D., and Edna Halstrom, Paullina. MRS. L.J. NELSON has been visited by her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. H.L. Patton, Ann and Mary Kay, Lafayette, La. They took Mrs. Nelson with them and spent a weekend at Rice Lake, Wise. MR. AND MRS. Bernard Cooper were recently visited by Mr. and Mrs. Leon Vann, Marshalltown. Mr. Vann was at one time coach at Garrigan school. JIM GEELAN, Gordon Winkel, Eldon Winkel, Dr. Kevin Nash and Larry Kees left Friday for a week of fishing at Nestor Falls, Can. MR. AND MRS. James Anderson spent Saturday at Ames with the tetter's stepmother, Mrs. O.P. Lindholm. MR. AND MRS. Robert Darbyshire took their daughter Kathy 'to Cedar Falls Saturday where she is enrolled as a sophomore at the University. They also visited their daughter, Connie, a freshman at Ames, and then went on to Auburn, Neb. for a weekend visit with friends. MR. AND MRS. Floyd Erickson, Mr. and Mrs. James Smith and Mrs. Martha Armstrong spent the weekend at Miliin, m. with Mr. and Mrs. Matt Hentges. Enroute home, they visited with Mr. and Mrs. Art Erdman at Renwick. MR. AND MRS. Bill Sigsbee were here last week for a visit with the parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Feaster, and grandmother Mrs. Rose Sigsbee. They also visited Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hobson. Their son William is now a year old, MARY JANE, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Lickteig, after spending a part of her vacation with her parents, has returned to Omaha to resume her teaching at the college. She spent part of her vacation in Hawaii. is your INSURANCE ADEQUATE GET THEFT INSURANCE TODAY There's a brighter side to this story if you'd carry proper theft insurance. Don't risk loss of valuables — often irreplaceable by not having adequate coverage. 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