The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 7, 1967 · Page 2
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2-Algona (la.) Upper DM MoinM TuMduy, Nov. 7, 1967 vW^^R^mllf^nilnfllllHIllllllll Illlllllllll III LOCALS IIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIII MR. AND MRS. BobGerberand Pam visited Mrs. Getter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. WilfordWard of Norway, over the Oct. 29 weekend. Sunday, they attended a reception In Cedar Rapids honoring Mr. Ward, recently-installed Grand Master of the Independent Order of Odd Fellow of Iowa. LOCAL CHAPTER of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) will meet Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. at St.. Ann Hospital staff room. Anyone interested in losing weight is invited. For more information call 5-3865 or 5-5882. R. B. WALLER, editor and publisher of the Upper Des Moines, left Omaha by air, Friday, for San Francisco, to meet his brother, Lt. Col. M. E. Waller (Ret.). From there they were driving to Long Beach to visit an elderly aunt, recuperating from a fractured hip which has hospitalized her for the past ten months. MRS. NORA GARNER and Mrs. James Walker took the former's mother Mrs. Nettie Fisher from St. Ann Hospital back to the Good Samaritan Home last week after a few weeks of hospitalization. AT CEDAR FALLS, three Al- gonans have pledged fraternities, Russell Bierl, Phi Sigma Epsilon, Clinton Young, Psi Omega, and Dan Owens, Tau Kappa Epsilon. AFTER TWO week of hospitalization at St. Ann Hospital for bronchial pneumonia, Mrs. Esther Barton is back at part-time work in the Funk Plumbing Shop. It is expected she will soon be able to do full time work. MR. AND MRS. August Schmidt went to Fort Dodge Thursday and brought home the former's mother, Mrs. Lucy Wessel, who has been a patient at Mercy Hospital. MRS. SELMAGODFREDSONis leaving soon for Sioux City where she will visit her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. William Bradbury, and will then go to San Diego, Calif, to spent the winter with her son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Samp. MRS. FRANK VERA went to Minneapolis Friday to see about making a plane reservation for Phoenix, Ariz, where she will make an extended visit with her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Don Johnson and family. MRS. MARGARET SMITH, 81, who has teen in a rest home in Fort Dodge for a few years, died there last week. Funeral services were held at Osceola, with interment at Weldon where she had lived. In attendance at the services were her grandsons and wives, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Marshall, Mr. and Mrs. Willis Marshall, Mr. and Mrs. William Marshall and a daughter, Ellen Marshall, who was visiting a son at Redding, Calif, and flew back for the services. She plans to return to California to complete her visit with two sons. MR. AND MRS. Perry Collins are being visited by Mrs. Collins* mother, Mrs. Edith Fritz, who makes her home at Perry in a rest home. THE NAMES OF Howard Richard Walker and Howard Johnson were omitted from the guest list of a family dinner held recently at Mr. and Mrs, James Walkers. We're celebrating our fifth annual HOUSE Admiral NOW THROUGH SATURDAY - NOV. 11 Five more big days! Open every day 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. except Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Don't miss it! featuring a complete display of Admiral color televisions- for the finest in home entertainment. SPECIAL LOW PRICES ON COLOR TV SETS DURING OUR OPEN HOUSE ! COLOR PRICES START AT $249.00 W/f. V **********************^^ | REGISTER FOR FREE PRIZES: * •» FREE 13" PORTABLE TELEVISION | > FREE TELEVISION ANTENNA * I • TWO (2) FREE PORTABLE TRANSISTOR RADIOS (Reg. $29.95) I ,************** # **^ ### ^^ ## ^ ########### ^ ##### ^ ##j(!!(! J Free Refreshments! Bring the family in for free coffee and cookies. Stop in and look over our large selection of new color televisions - many models and sizes. Three and eight year warranty of color picture tubes now available at a slight extra cost! ELECTRONIC SPECIALTIES ww # * * •x* * 616 Diagonal Algona, Iowa

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