The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 9, 1967 · Page 2
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2-Algohd (la.) Upper DM Melntl Thursday, Nov. 9, 1967 That's Right! 2 Return Algona High basketball mentor, Coach Howie Stephenson, has been faced with the task of building a winning team with a lack of lettermen before, but the 1967-68 picture is a bit ridiculous. We present the picture above. Coach Stephenson is flanked by his two lettermen, Roger Meyer, left, and Tom Jones, right. Stephenson, a native Algonan, returned as varsity coach here some years ago - and as everyone knows, he has proceeded to fashion the best won-lost record ever chalked up at Bulldog-land. His combined won-lost mark is 122-49 - AND THAT'S WINNING .715 PERCENT OF THE TIME. Howie knows he's got his work cut out for him this winter- and the opening workout here Monday afternoon, with 21 lads taking part, was a rugged one, with plenty of running and lots of sweat. He will wind up with 12 men on the varsity and the balance will drop into junior varsity competition. His Bulldogs won 17 of 20 games last season, the final defeat coming in District Tournament play. Prior to 1966-67, he took two teams to the State Tournament; winnng third once and dropping an opener on the other trip to Des Moines. He has won at least three North Central crowns at the helm of the locals. Meyer was number six man and Jones number seven a year ago. Rog counted 103 points and averaged 5.2, while Jones tallied 46 for a 2.7 mark. Rich Black and Craig Taylor saw very limited duty; Black getting into seven games and Taylor two. Black scored a total of 11 points, Taylor none. They are expected to help a lot this season. Entire make-up of the squad will not be set for a few days. The team has less than two weeks to get ready for the season opener at Emmetsburg Nov. 21. The team has nine games at home and nine away during the regular season, with 14 of the frays in the conference. (UDM Flashfoto by Don Smith) raccoon, badger, skunk, opossum and civet cat. They extend statewide to midnight, Feb. 28, 1968. Beaver may be trapped from noon Dec. 16 through Feb. 28, 1968. Ringneck Count Down; Season Opens Saturday Iowa's 1967 pheasant hunting season opens Saturday morning, Nov. 11. The pheasant hunting outlook is good for most of the state, reports the State Conservation Commission, however not in this area. Hunting success is expected to equal that of 1966 when nearly a million and a half roosters were harvested. This was the highest state-wide harvest in the nation last year. And this was the second year out of the past three that Iowa had this distinction. Iowa's 1967 pheasant hunting season runs from Nov. 11 through January 1, with shooting hours from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. The daily bag limit is three roosters with six in possession. Hunting over most of the state should be similar to that of last year. The best ringneck populations will again be found in the east-central and southwest parts of the state — areas that in past years have been among the tops for hunting opportunities. Though brood stock on hand last spring was one of the best in recent years, the combination of unfavorable cold and wet weather in May and June held the hatching success rate below normal in some areas - particularly in this area of the state. Algonan Is Engaged To Wed Clinton Girl Sundet Will Compete In National Meet Bruce Sundet, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Sundet, Algona, will compete for Ail-American honors in the National Cross Country run this Saturday at Wheaton College in Illinois. Approximately 400 runners will compete and the top 15 finishers will be ranked as Collegiate All-Americans and will compete in the National University finals later this month. Bruce lias captured numerous track honors at Luther College in Deocrah, where he is a senior. Mr. and Mr s. Sundet and daughter • Sharon plan to attend the cross country meet next weekend. Trapping Season Seven Iowa trapping seasons open Nov. 10, State Conservation Commission officials reminded today. State-wide shorthaired furbearer seasons on mink and muskrat open at noon, Nov. 10 and extend through Dec. 31. Opening at the same time are the long-haired furbearer seasons on ALL COLORS AND STYLES All Size* —Width* —Lengths I NANCY LAYTON Mr. and Mrs. William Layton, Clinton, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Nancy, to Thomas Fitzpatrick, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Fitzpatrick, Algona. Miss Layton is a graduate of Mason City High School and is now employed in Clinton. Mr. Fitzpatrick is a graduate of Algona High School and is in the United States Navy and is stationed at Lakehurst, N. J. WIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIHIIII LOCALS THE SHOE STORE THAT TAKES CARE OF YOUR FEET DR. AND MRS. R. K. Richardson left Sunday for Rochester,' Minn, where he attended a Mayo clinical review held Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Dr. and Mrs. Richardson attended funeral services last week at St. Paul, Minn, for Mrs. Edna Laughlin, in her early seventies. Death was sudden and she was an aunt of Mrs. Richardson. MR. AND MRS. Oran Hudson and daughter, Inez Jane, and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Hudson attended funeral services Tuesday at Fenton for Paul Hudson, father of Oran, who died Saturday at Omaha, Nebr. WHILE MR. AND MRS. Wm. Sigsbee are being transferred from LaCrosse, Wise, to Waterloo, the daughter Kathyand little son, William, Jr., have been staying with the grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Feaster. Mrs. Feaster's mother, Mrs. Ole Knutson of Bradgate, has been here assisting as Mrs. Feaster had to cpend some time at St. Ann, SHIRLEY THILGES, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Raphael Thilges, Algona, was taken to University Hospitals, Iowa City, by ambulance Oct. 26. She will be hospitalized for some time. MRS. WALTER BARR was taken to Iowa City Thursday where she is again hospitalized. GRID GUESSERS CONTEST dent at Faith Bible College, will be home for Veterans Day weekend. She Is also employed In the First National Bank at Ankeny. MR. AND MRS. Jack Limbaugh were visited over the weekend by the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Limbaugh, Greenfield. BILL AND BOB FARNHAM, sons of Mr. and Mrs. Dale Farnham, spent the weekend with their parents. Bill is a sophomore at Iowa State College and Bob is a freshman. They returned to Ames Sunday. CONNIE DARBYSHffiE, student at Iowa State College, Ames, spent the weekend with her parents and family, the Robert L, Darbyshires. Connie Is a freshman at the college. English cities are generally called boroughs. BY OL' WOMAN MOSE With two tie games this week, Louisiana State-Mississippi and Oregon State-L'CLA, the contest winner had 18 correct wins. He is Tod Anderson, 721 Park Ave., Algona. High game score this week was the Yale 56-Dartmouth 15 (71). Mr. Anderson had 49 points. Jim Walker, R. I?., Algona, captured second with 16 correct, and 64 high game score. W. W. Gillespie, Algona, won third With 16 right-63 points. Others with 16 correct but off point-wise were Leroy Meyer, Fentonj Randy Smith, Merrill Walker, Mrs. Curtis Johnson, Algona; Patrick Farrell, Whittemore; and Mike Prochaska, Buffalo Center. On the Mourners Bench this week were Paul Gray, Buffalo Center; Raymond Byrne and Ronald Nichols, both of Algona, with 10 correct out of 22. Another word of caution - be sure and put the high game score on your entry. Also, the entries must be postmarked by noon Saturday to be eligible. Awaiting 01' Man Mose at the UDM is this week's cash from the staff football guessing contest. How lucky can you get 1 IN A RECENT issue of the paper, it was inadvertently stated that the Clifford Haases were now living with the Gail Haase's. The Clifford Haases are still in their home at 514 No. Wooster, Algona. SUPPER GUESTS Nov. 5 for Albert Metzger's birthday were their two children, Imogene, Mrs. Wilbur Boeckholt and family, and Dwain Metzger and family, their son-in-law, Clarence Thilges and Alan and Terry Stewart. MR. AND MRS. Roy Hutzell and Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Hutzell went to Earlham Sunday. The Roy Hutzells visited her brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Hester, and the Lawrence Hutzells visited a niece and nephew, Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Standing and Miriam. They also stopped at Boxholm to see Pastor and Mrs. Leroy Johnson, son-in-law and daughter of the Lawrence Hutzells. H. W. STEBRITZ has returned from visits at Cedar Rapids and Rock Falls, HI. with his sons-in- law and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Don Krause and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wilhelmi, respectively. While 'at Rock Falls, he was visited by Mr. and Mrs. Tim O'Brien, who are visiting their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Thorpe. Mrs. Thorpe has not been well of late and the grandparents are caring for the children and household. MRS. LYDIA WETZEL was visited Sunday by her son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Wetzel and Dale, Austin, Minn. MRS. LYDIA WETZEL received word Sunday of the death of her cousin, Mrs. Freda (William) Lancey, Des Moines. MRS. BEECHER LANE is spending from Wednesday till Sunday at White Bear Lake, Minn, with her daughter, Gloria, Mrs. Fred Wiebusch and children. MRS. S. A. SLATER, Worthington, Minn., came Monday-and will from now on make her home with her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Don Hemmingsen. Dr. Slater has been deceased for a few years and it was thought advisable for Mrs. Slater to no longer be alone. MR. AND MRS. DennisStrayer have taken an apartment in the R. A. Johnston house on East McGregor street. Mrs. Strayer is a nurses aide at Good Samaritan Home. MR. AND MRS. Gale Stockwell spent the weekend at Minneapolis with their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Hanry Nelson. Mrs. Stockwell was recently dismissed from Park Hospital, Mason City, where she had treatment for bursitis. MR. AND MRS. Don Sjogren attended Parents Day at Central College, Warrensburg, Mo., where their daughter Brenda is enrolled as a freshman. MR. AND MRS. Jerry Lewis celebrated their wedding anniversary Nov. 6 by going to Cedar Rapids and having dinner at the the Old Colony in the Amanas. Enroute home, they stopped at Ft. Dodge for an overnight visit with their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Huge. The Ruges plan to spend the weekend here and he will do some pheasant hunting. JACQUELINE Limbaugh, stu- SHOP DIAMOND'S FOR ALL YOUR COLD WEATHER CLOTHNG NEEDS . . . NOTICE! HUNTING SEASON OPENS THIS SATURDAY, NOV. 11. WE ARE LOADED WITH SUPPLIES FOR YOU - GUNS, SHELLS, CLOTHING AND EVERYTHING THE WELL- EQUIPPED HUNTER NEEDS, STOP IN NOW AND SEE THE COMPLETE SELECTION AT We're one year old... Yes, it's our birthday after one big, wonderful year in Algona. We invite you to come and help us celebrate Friday and Saturday with free cake and ice cream. And plenty of great grocery buys, naturally. Summons ALGONA, IQWA grand opening ENDS THIS SATURDAY We invite you to stop in, get acquainted and look over the newest women's fashions during the final three days of our Grand Opening. Be sure to register for ... $500 IN GIFT CERTIFICATES TO BE GIVEN AWAY. All ladies over 16 are invited to register once. IN ALGONA

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