The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 3, 1967 · Page 11
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12-Algona jla.) Upper Des Moirtes Tuesday, Oct. 3, 1967 W | n$ C onte$f Algonan Is Promoted Mr. and Mrs. John R. Burns, Algona, won an all-expenses-paid weekend at the Holiday Inn at Lake Okoboji as a result of Mr. Burns winning a two-month sales contest for Central Life Assurance Company. The Burns' will join other winners from Iowa and Minnesota for the weekend of October 14 at the lake resort. eilllffllllllllllMIIBIIIIIIIIHIIIIIMIIHIIIIIIHIIIg | Legal f i Notice •Nll11WIHItttHft1IIWWHiiWiHlHi"l«l! Trade at Home TAN SON NHUT, VIETNAM-Richard W. Heinen (right), 24, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Heinen, Algona, is promoted to specialist four during ceremonies near Tan Son Nlmt, Vietnam, Aug. 21. , Presenting the insignia and congratulations is Captain Larry H. Woodard, commanding officer of Headquarters Company of the 58th Transportation Battalion. Spec. Heinen is a clerk in Headquarters Detachment, 58th Transportation Battalion. He entered the army in March 1966 and was stationed at Ft. Gordon, Ga., before arriving overseas in September 1966. The specialist graduated in 1961 from Garrigan High School, and attended Northwest Missouri State College, Maryville, Mo. _ stration of the College Entrance Examination Board tests given in over 3,000 test centers throughout the country. Appointments to the Academy are made solely on a competitive basis with no congressional appointments or geographical quotas. To qualify an applicant must be unmarried and must have reached his 17th but not his 22nd birthday by July 1, 1968. The minimum educational requirement is a high school diploma, however, high school seniors assured of graduation by June 30, 1968 are eligible to compete provided they have at least 15 credits by that time. Additional information and application forms can be obtained from high school guidance counselors or by writing to the Director of Admissions, U. S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, Connecticut, 06320. Yet Widows ill Receive More Pension Iowa widows and children of deceased veterans of all military conflicts in receipt of pension will received greater benefits under the new veterans law which becomes effective Oct. 1. Signed by President Johnson last month, the new law will make many more widows eligible for benefits by reducing the marriage time requirement from five years to one year. C. E. McCutcheon, Adjudication Officer, Des Moines, VA Center, said that a veteran's widow may also qualify for benefits if a child was born to the couple either before or after the marriage. Mr. McCutcheon said eligibility for death pensions on a basis of need was extended to widows of veterans who served during the Vietnam era — since August 5, 1964. Death pensions are for widows of veterans who survived their service period, but die later for reasons not related to their military service. Widows on the current pension rolls will receive cost-of-living increases, with a monthly increase paid to children of deceased veterans. A special monthly pension of $50 (in addition to benefits they are receiving) was created for widow pensioners of all wars if they are patients in a nursing home, or when the VA determines they are in need of regular aid and attendance. Widows of Spanish- American War veterans, currently receiving pensions of $65 a month, will receive $70 a month. Testing For Coast Guard Appointments The 92nd annual competition for admission to the United States Coast Guard Academy, located at New London, Conn,, will commence with the Dec, 2 admini* Increase Gl Bill Monthly Payments Iowa veterans now in school will soon receive automatic increases in their GI Bill education checks. Effective Oct. 1, the new amounts will be included in checks scheduled to arrive in November. ' The rate increases were provided in Public Law 90-77, signed last month by the President. Payments to single veterans taking full-time courses have been increased from $100 a month to $130, veterans with one dependent from $125 to $155, and veterans with two dependents from $150 to $175. An additional $10 will be provided monthly for each dependent in excess of two. Proportionately smaller allowances will be paid for part- time training. New Administrator Daniel Patrick Gallagher, retired Army Colonel, has been named Regional Administrator, Job Corps, for the 11-state north central region of the Office of Economic Opportunity. He is now responsible for the administration of 26 Job Corps centers in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Montana, Wyoming, Utah and Idaho. Hiiiiil IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE STATE OF IOWA IN AND FOR KOSSUTH COUNTY Probate No. 9195 NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Elizabeth LeConte, Deceased. TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF Eli/abeth LeConte, Deceased: You are hereby notified that on the 15th day of September, 1967, the last will and testament of Elizabeth LeConte, deceased, bearing date of the 8th day of August, 1966, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Dolores Vaske was appointed executor of said estate. Notice is further given that any action to set aside said will must be brought in the district court of said county within one year from the date of the second publication of this notice, or thereafter be forever barred. Notice is further given that all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against said estate shall file them with the clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance; and unless so filed within six months from the second publication of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) such claim shall thereafter be forever barred. Dated this 20th day of September, 1967. Dolores Vaske Executor of said Estate Bancroft, Iowa Linnan, Lynch & Straub Attorneys for said Executor Algona, Iowa Date of second publication: 3rd dayof October, 1967.(73& 75) to send an advertising message on a "PENNY" POSTCARD to all our 5,700 U-D-M FAMILIES and it would cost another $128 for a postcard to the 3,200 Homes Receiving The North Iowa Shopper or a TOTAL of $356 in Postcards. THE SAME SIZE SPACE RUN IN THE UPPER DES MOINES and NORTH IOWA SHOPPER and REACHING 9,200 FAMILIES WOULD COST ONLY $5.28 Everything's tastier with the instant energizer Zesty milk tickles the taste buds when you drink it solo, and goes great with all the good- ies in your picnic basket . . . with snacks, meals, too. Treat yourself to the goodness of milk, often. MILK IS GOOD FOR EVERYONE BUTTER TASTES MUCH BETTER Consolidated Co-op Creameries WWTTEMORE - LONE ROCK - SWEA CITY

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