The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 14, 1967 · Page 2
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2-Algona (la.) Upper Dei Moinet Thursday, Sept. 14, 196? i^r ^i-i-^. |Jpper Des Moines il y^^MHMBHBHHBMHBHBHHHMaB^V nox, was here both days. There were 53 persons in attendance. - o - 5 CLUB HOSTESSES •5 = i SOCIETY NEWS BRIDGE PARTY The weekly bridge party was held at the Country Club Sept. 6 with Mrs. V.C. Smith as hostess. Winners Were Mrs. John Konl- haas, Mrs. Fred Kent, Sr. and Mrs. O.B. Harmes. - o - ENGAGED TO WED Mr. and Mrs. Dennis P. Lickteig of St. Benedict announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Anita Rose, to James E. Gunnerson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Grover Gunnerson of Storm Lake. A November wedding is planned at St. Benedict's Catholic Church at St. Benedict. Miss Lickteig was graduated from Garrigan High School and St. Joseph Mercy School of Nursing. She is employed at Mercy Hospital. Mr. Gunnerson attended Luther College, Decorah, and following military service is employed at Schaller. - o - WED 30 YEARS Mr. and Mrs. Louis Berninghaus were married 30 years ago Sept. 14. Sept. 17, they are being given a family dinner in observance of the anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Berninghaus will be in attendance. - o REUNION HELD A family reunion was held last Saturday and Sunday at Mr. and Mrs. Warren Bowman's. Present were Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kuchynka on Sunday and the former Mrs. William Smith, Len- Mrs. Caroline Kunkel entertained her card club Wednesday. Mrs. Anton Didriksen was hostess to her card club which meets Friday evenings and is preceded by a potluck supper. - o - CIRCLE MEETING Ruth Circle of the United Presbyterian Women meets Sept. 12 at 8p.m. Hostesses are Mrs. Galen DeValois and Mrs. W. Taylor. Program by Mrs. R. Kooyman. Devotions, Mrs. R. Shipler. - o - GRANDDAUGHTER WEDS Mrs. Rose Sigsbee has returned from Lincoln, Neb. where she visited her daughter, Mrs. Earl Beardsley and family. Aug. 26, she attended the wedding of her granddaughter, Jane Beardsley, and Ronald Young. The couple will be at home at Omaha where Mr. Young is attending college. Mrs. Young will be employed there. i BMMUHiwiiiuiiiMiiiiiiiiiiM Evelyn HnwiipiniiiiiiiinBiiM^ August 30 was the ninth anniversary of my coming here to make my home. Doesn't seem possible. Where DO the years go? - o - Romeo is back in town with his same "line". It seems to me it is time to change the record I - o - Little did I dream I'd outlast my crutches, but such is the case. After years of service, one decided to give up the ghost and when I went to use it yesterday morning, there was a long slit in one, from the arm piece, diagonally to the edge and about eight inches long. I decided it wasn't to be relied upon so I bought a new pair — aluminum. So far I haven't used them long enough to have them seem familiar, but a week should put us on good terms. The old ones have taken me miles and miles — I wonder how many. And many are the fall they have had. I have said if my legs of flesh were as active as my legs of wood, I'd be tripping all over ALWAYS FIRST QUALITY BIG BIRTHDAY BARGAINS the country. Too, I have said when I had passed from this mortal state, there should be a celebration, the crutches burned with appropriate ceremony and the ashes scattered over my last resting place! Even those plans were changed, for Lizzie Post said they would make good props in her garden. So as you pass her garden back of my little brown house, pause to salute wooden legs which have served me so well! - o As I have mentioned before, my late cousin Harry Goddard's wife has moved from Wichita, Kans. to Pocahontas where she has rented an apartment in the new four-unit place recently built there. She sent me a letter and card giving me her new address but I can't find it, so save me. So I addressed it, adding "new resident" and down in the lower corner I gave her former address at Wichita. I hope "Uncle Sam" will be able to figure it out better than the idr mail service did for Judy Naylor. - o Judy, who works at Ames in the national animal disease's" laboratory, has a couple of pen pals whom she visited at Ramsey St. Mary's, Huntingside, England- Mr. and Mrs. Steve Parker and Ann Clark. She also served as a bridesmaid. I didn't ask, but 1 assume it was for Mrs. Parker. She was there in July, was back in Algona Aug. 11 and a letter she had sent from England before starting for home, reached here Aug. 23. The letter had been written in July. Her flight took her to Glasgow, Scotland, Iceland and landed in New York. Her flight was delayed, so she did some telephoning home. She had met two traveling companions from Story City and they saw to it that she got from their home via auto to Ames. From there, Judy was able to get home easily. But one wonders what happened to delay the airmail letter she had sent from England in July. - o While we are on the subject of vacations and airplanes, Esther Barton flew to Los Angeles Aug. 17 and to Billings, Mont, to visit relatives. She returned home via plane too, and was back at her desk in the Funk Plumbing shop Aug. 29. - o What the years ago were and THRU SATURDAY ONLY Our own Gaymode nylons reduced! REG. 3 PAIRS FOR 2.95 3 O PAIRS FOR Mm Gaymode' 8 nylons for every fashion preference! Seamless sheer mesh or plain, Cantrece" or Agilon'*' jtretchables, Full fashioned dress sheers and service weights. Fashion colors, proportioned sizes. AOILON* PANTI-HOSE: REG. 1.98, 1.54 Smooth, sleek fit from waist to toe ... just perfect for today's fashions. Seamless stretch nylon in fashion tones, proportioned sizes. what they are today- well, there's a lot of history between the time "Fuzzy" Robinault had the Silver Gray cafe and Rose Miller was a cook there. "Fuzzy" was in poor health for some time and died last week. Rose is a resident here. - o - Rex is no longer the baby of the Dick Post family. He, Rick and Joan were here a few days ago to see Grandma Mary Zittritsch. Joan was leaving soon for Sioux City to take up her senior year's work at St. Joseph School of Nursing. It hadn't been but a few months since I had seen Rex and he was still a little boy. During these months he has shot up in height till he is nearly as tall as Rick, 16. Rex is 13. - o - I'll bet you could never guess who was a guest years ago of the late Clinton Lighter and his wife Myrtle, who though not in rugged health, is doing well for her years. At one time they lived in Moneta and had a couple of young women rooming with them. One was a special friend of — guess who - Lawrence Welk, who with two entertainers had come from an engagement in Chicago. The Lighters invited them for dinner and Lawrence told Mrs. Lighter he had never eatnn such a delicious chicken dinner. She says he has a charming person- ay ty, sincere and friendly. - o And not it comes to light, my nice Gene Barry about whom I have written so much, is really Gene KLASS. Well, that suits him to a T. I wish another series would be given on TV worthy of his looks and acting. He is very versatile. I have seen him as MC on "Hollywood Palace", he can sing ai.d dance — and brother, is he handsome 1 I became acquainted with him when he was doing " Burke's Law". - o - Back to school has made some changes in aJ.de service here. Many who have worked morning and afternoon shifts now come at four. They are grand girls — full of pep — brimming over with good health and plans. It's great to be young. - o - It was interesting reading about the wedding performed by Rev. Gerald.Hallauer, former pastor , here, now located at Spencer, and his officiating at the marriage ceremony on board the boat "Queen" at the Okobojis. A small altar had been placed and guests in various types of boats, gaily decorated, encircled the marriage boat. The couple were Connie and Ace Cory of Omaha, Nebr. Both have had a great fondness for the lake since childhood and decided it would make a fitting marital background. Didn't I hear of an airplane marriage a few years ago ? - o- Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Diekoff attended the Iowa State Fair and nights were spent at Madrid with relatives. They enjoyed the show "Hawaii" in particular and I have heard it mentioned very favorably by others who saw it. With Julie Andrews in the cast it could hardly be less than wonderful. - o - Thank you, Elsa Goeders, for your nice letter and the enclosed picture done by Ann Adams, who is a polio victim. Prior to her illness, she was an artist and she has trained herself to hold a pencil between her teeth to draw. Each original drawing takes up to two months to complete and the dog pictured on the card is an adorable little fellow. I am i , ^_ WATCH FOR OUR ^EMIER SHOWING PARTY WHICH WILL FEATURE All OF THE NEW J 968 RCAVICTOR PRODUCTS MAKE PIAKJC n««... _. *„. T ° MOW OETAHS IATES TOM'S RADIO Many Troop 70 Scouts Earn Varied Awards New scouts Larry Doughanand Don Eltert received their tenderfoot awards. Those Scouts receiving second class rank awards were Owen Davies, Callen Carson, Gene Chrischilles, Erman Haiisen, Mike Koob and Steve Schneider. Star rank awards were presented to Mike Moulton, Scott. Buchanan, Gene Hunt and Tim Rooney. Life Scout Rank went to Tom Laing. Merit badges were presented to Tim Rooney, Jeff Higgs, Dan Beisell, Mike Rooney, Mike Moulton, Craig Lemkee, David Beisell, Gene Hunt, Scott Buchanan, Callen Carson, Owen Davies, Gene Chrischilles, Erman Hansen, Mike Koob, and Steve Schneider. These boys earned 52 awards. A special award by Scout Mike Moulton was presented to Guy Giddings, Sr., LuVerne, for his assistance in helping the troop. Parents of the Scouts and any boy that wants to join the Scouting program were invited to attend. The evening awards were presented by the Asst. Scoutmaster, Guy Giddings, Jr. and Dr. Joseph Rooney. Troop 70 meets every Tuesday evening with Richard Beisell, Scoutmaster, and is sponsored by the Algona Rotary Club. sorry you are not as well as one could wish. I'd like to have you back as you were when you brought me coffee kukens and chat with your mother. I doubt if I have spelled the kuken correctly, but you know what I mean, and they were delicious. - o - Right to the point - "A tax- weary accountant named his cruiser: Non-Deducti-Belle." - o - I'll close by saying, "Elsa, greetings to Jeanette — love to both of you, and news of your family was of interest." DECORATIONS Capt. Donald E. Wolfe, 26, son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Wolfe, Bonaparte, has been decorated . jjthree times for his participation 'in Vietnam. He earned the Purple Heart for action on July 9, 1966; and has two Bronze Stars and the Army Commendation Medal with V. Capt Wolfe recently- visited his parents near Bonaparte. CENTENARIAN Dr. Andrew M. Shea, one-time pastor of the Pleasantville Methodist Church has been presented a commemorative certificate as a new member of the Century Club by Together magazine. The presentation was made In St. Cloud, Florida where he spends the winters. ~ KOSSUTH COUNTY'S FAVORITE NEWSPAPER SHIFT TO NEW CONVENIENCE WHAT COULD BE EASIER? 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