The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 30, 1967 · Page 9
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, November 30, 1967
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Swea Boy Is Hospitalized, FB Injury SWEA-EAGLE - Terry Brekke, son of the Floyd Brekkes, is again hospitalized at Holy Family Hospital, Estherville, after five weeks at home. He had been a patient there for a week previously, for a spiking he re* ceived during a football game and he suffered blood poisoning in one of his knees. He is to undergo surgery on the knee. - o - HOSPITAL RE PORT Mrs. William Tobin has been a medical patient at Fairmont Community Hospital since Wednesday last week. Mrs. Gust Larsen has been hospitalized at Fairmont Community Hospital for the past five weeks as the result of a fractured hip. She sustained the Injury as the result of a fall from a basement step at her home in Eagle township. Mrs. Ralph Angle received a broken ankle in the yard of her farm home Friday. She underwent surgery on the ankle Monday at Fairmont Community Hospital. - o- The Duane Jensens visited at the David Earp home, Crystal Lake, Sunday. A group of friends gathered at the Leo Guerdet home for a . dinner party Sunday. Enjoying the meal together were Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Brekke, Mr. and Mrs. Francis Sullivan, Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Mart, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Weis, Mr. and Mrs. Francis Torine, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Pavlk of Fairmont, Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Guerdet and Mrs. Ed Fitzgerald. The Guerdets were presented with a gift from the group. They will be moving to Armstrong in the near future. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Conlin, Ruthven, called on William Tobin Sunday. Mrs. Conlin is a niece of , the Tobins. Sunday dinner guests at the Or- 1 ville Thoreson home for the birthday of Mrs. Otto Larsen were Mr. and Mrs. Harvey C. Larsen, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Goraczkowski and family, Mr. and Mrs. Elvin Swanson, Mr. and Mrs. Morris Johnson and Karma, Mrs. Victoria Goraczkow- ski of Armstrong, Mrs. Christine Swanson, Mrs. William Mather, Sr., and Mrs. P. A. Holcomb. The Terry Johnsons and the Mervin Johnsons visited Mrs. Truman Johnson at St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, Minn., Sunday. She expects to be in Rochester for several days. The Everett Rippentrops and Evelyn, Orville Rippentrops and family, and Duwayne Rippentrop were Thanksgiving guests at the Homer Henriksens at Ringsted. Mr. and Mrs. David Rippentrop and family, Newton, were weekend guests of his parents, the Everett Rippentrops. Mr. and Mrs. Art Doocy and family, Owatonna, Minn., and Mrs. Olga Schwartz, were Thanksgiving dinner guests at the James Smith home. In the afternoon, the Doocys and Mrs. Schwartz visited at the George Doocy home at Bancroft and in the evening were guests at the Irvin Smith home, along with the Edwin Schwartz family. Mr. and Mrs. Warren Brones and children were Thanksgiving dinner guests at the home of her sister, the Ronald Richardsons, Lakota. Other members of the family present were the Herbert Pattersons, Rochester, Minn.; the Percy McDowells, Ft. Dodge; the Herbert Pattersons, Buffalo Center; and Marlene Moore, Estherville. Thanksgiving guests at the home of the Darrel Bishops were her parents, Rev. and Mrs. S. Hammer, Humboldt; Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Hammer and family, Tulsa, Okla.; and Dr. and Mrs. Henry Hammer and boys, Danny Anderson spent the Thanksgiving weekend at home from Great Lakes, 111. Wednesday supper guests at the Virgil Tokheim home were her parents, the Harley Works, and Mr. and Mrs. Bob Johnson and family, Kingman, Ariz. The Johnsons are visiting relatives in the area. She is a sister of Mrs. Tokheim, Fenton Chit - Chat Mrs. J. A. Schwartz and Miss Edith Laage spent the Thanksgiving weekend at the Robert Swartz home, at Ames. Thanksgiving Day dinner guests at the Gerhart Hantelman home were Mr. and Mrs. Burnett Heine and family, Mr. and Mrs. Merle Volgt and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Bruhn and Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Hantelman and family. Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Bruhn, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Dietrich and family of Cylinder, Carla and Kyle Klein, LeMars, and Mr. and Mrs. George Meyer, Whittemore were Thanksgiving Day dinner guests at the Wm. Bruhn home. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Broesder and family were evening callers. It was also Wm. Bruhn's birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Mitchell were Sunday evening guests at the Harvey Henriksen home. Mrs. Eugene Hiskey and family of Des Moines spent the Thanksgiving weekend at the home of Mrs. Wm. Elmers. Mr. and Mrs. RoyChrischilles were Thanksgiving guests at the Ronald Chrischilles home. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Mansager and family, Fargo, No. Dak., and Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Elmers and family were Saturday dinner guests at the Dale Voigt home. Mr. and Mr s.Eldon Duncan and family were' Thanksgiving Day guests at the Floyd Duncan home. Thanksgiving Day dinner guests at the Dale Weisbrod home were Mrs. Charles Weisbrod, Miss Nadlne Weisbrod, and Miss Debbie Redfleld, Sioux City. Afternoon guests were Mr. and Mrs. Art Voigt and Mrs. Durwood Voigt and family. Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Duncan and family were Sunday dinner guests at the Herb Adams home, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Bruhn visited Saturday evening at the Edwin Greinert home at Whittemore. Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Duncan and family were Sunday supper guests at the Floyd Duncan home. Mrs. Mae Boch, Salem, Oregon has been a house guest of Mrs. Viola Hiatt for the past week. They are sisters. Mrs. Clara Mathews, Camby, Minn., Mrs. Wilfred Laabs and George Mienke visited Monday at the home of Mrs. R. F. Laabs. Mr. and Mrs. Marlin Wegener and family, and Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Mueller spent the weekend at the Harlan Mueller home at Stanton. Mr. and Mrs. Daryle Wolf, Waverly, and Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Wolf and family visited Daryle and Clayton's sister, Mrs. Jim Flowers and family at Marietta, Ohio over the Thanksgiving week end. Mrs. Shirley Zumach and girls, Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Ruhnke and family, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Berkland and family, and Mr. and Mrs. Dale Voigt and family were Thanksgiving dinner guests at the Wm. DeWall home. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Mansager and family, Fargo, North Dakota, spent the weekend at the Harlan Elmers home. Randall Huskamp, son of the Robert Huskamps, had the misfortune of breaking his arm for the second time this fall in a fall at his home this week. Mr. and Mrs, Wm. Boettcher, Burt, and Mrs. E. C. Weisbrod spent Thanksgiving Day at the home of Mrs. Charles Schemmel, Swea City. Sunday dinner guests of Mrs. E. C. Weisbrod were Mr. and Mrs. Pete Geeseman and family and Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Boettcher of Burt. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Bruhn and Mrs. Delphine Hantelman spent Sunday at the Hilbert Hantelman home at Mankato, Thanksgiving Day guests at the Harold Feye home were Mr. and Mrs. Carl Feye, Whittemore; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Feye and family, Mr. and Mrs. Lyndon Kerber and Owen; Mr, and Mrs. Harold Wichman, Ruthven; and Mr. and Mrs. Gary Jansma and Grant, Spirit Lake. Wayne, Perry, Gary, Vicki, Debbie and Tammy Eimers and Miss Joanne Blner, Ayrshire, were Sunday dinner guests at the Gus Krause home. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Mitchell and family, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Bierstedt and family, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Elbert of Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. Ferd Bierstedt were Thanksgiving dinner guests at the Joe Kemna home at Bancroft. Mr. and Mrs. Mark Berkland, Ames, spent Thanksgiving at the Bennie Berkland home. Mr. and Mrs. John Kerber, Fairmont, were Thanksgiving Day dinner guests at the Ervin Borchardt home. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Dreyer and Vicki and Cindy were Thanksgiving Day dinner guests at the Gilbert Hall home at Britt. Ottosen Folks At Birthday Observance OTTOSEN - Mr. and Mrs. Donald Usher attended the 100th birthday open house for Mrs. Minnette Bishop at the Christian church in Nora Springs Saturday. Mrs. Bishop, who has been a widow for many years, has been a very active person and it is just in the last few years that she has been in a rest home. - o - The chill-oyster supper served by the American Legion Monday evening was well attended, 215 suppers being served. Those winning turkeys at the drawing were John Jensen of Bode, Mrs. Martin Meyer and Kristie Struthers. Ray Frlden, who has been a heart patient at University Hospitals, Iowa City, for a couple of weeks, returned home Thanksgiving. What a happy day it was for their family as their son, Mr. and Mrs. Jay Frieden and son of Revere, Mass, are here visiting for a few days. Their son, Terry, a senior at the University of Iowa, was also home. They have a daughter, Nancy, who is in high school. Tuesday afternoon thirty neighbors and friends came to the Frieden farm to plow 125 acres. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Globstad of Dawson, Minn, came Saturday to visit their daughter-in-law, Mrs. Irving Globstad, and Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Oppedahl. Tuesday, Mrs. Irving Globstad left for Lowry Air Force Base at Denver, Colo, to be with her husband. His work is in missile maintenance. Allen Watnem celebrated his birthday Tuesday. His parents, Mr. and Mrs, Percy Watnem, were afternoon visitors. In the evening Mrs. Allan Watnem and three children took Allan Watnem out for supper at Bode to celebrate the event. Mrs. Victor Meyer, Mrs. Mike Coyle and Mrs. Martin Meyer attended the county Legion Auxiliary meeting at Thor Tuesday. Gerald Hoffman, manager of the Farmers Cooperative Elevator, and Mrs. Hoffman, Eugene Struthers, member of the board of directors, and Mrs. Struthers attended an elevator meeting at Council Bluffs. They were gone from Sunday until Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Zeman, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Zeman and Cindy and Marilyn Zeman of Des Moines were Sunday dinner guests at the Robert Larson home, Forest City. Mrs. Bethel Espe of San Diego, Calif., sister of Mrs. Percy Wat- nem, came Tuesday to visit at the Percy Watnem home for a while and with other relatives in the area. Tuesday night, they visited at the home of another sister, Mr. and Mrs. John Guggisberg, Ft. Dodge. Mr. and Mrs. Keith Ridenour and children of El Monte, Calif., and Donald Klepper of Palmdale, Calif., were Wednesday supper guests at the Eddie Grimm home. Mrs. Ridenour and Donald Klepper are sister and brother of Mrs. Grimm. Saturday guests at the Percy Watnem home were Mrs. Lloyd Buelt and Debbie, Minneapolis, Mrs. John Guggisberg, Ft. Dodge, Mrs. Louis Dippel, Belmond, and Mrs. Watnem's house guest, Mrs. Bethel Espe. Mrs. Watnem, Mrs. Espe, Mrs. Guggisberg and Mrs, Dippel are sisters. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Kemna, Mark and Marlys were Thanksgiving guests at the Donald Kemna home at Louisville, Ky. They were gone from Wednesday until Saturday night. Thanksgiving dinner guests at the H. D. Benson home were Harold and Martin Shelgren, Gilmore City. Mr. and Mrs. Sam Kropf were Thanksgiving dinner guests at the Richard Kropf home at Ruthven. Other guests were the Marvin Kropf family of Bode and the Harold Kropf family of Dakota City. The Louis Jacobsons entertained at a Thanksgiving dinner Sunday. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Worby and daughters of Bode, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Krause and daughters of Lu- Verne, Mr. and Mrs.RoyTelford and Larry, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Zinnel, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Telford and family and Craig Klnseth. Thanksgiving dinner guests at the Conrad Johnsons were Mr. and Mrs. John Larson and sons of Swea City, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Jacobson and family, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Larson and Ronald Vinaas. Mrs. Helen Campbell and Mrs. W. G. Cooper were Thanksgiving dinner guests at the Ernest Enockson home at Humboldt. Mr. and Mrs. Marlyn Pfibsen and family of Bode were Sunday visitors at the Darrle Jones home. Mr. and Mrs. Harley Knutson of Humboldt were Sunday night visitors at the Raymond Wehr- spann home. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Larson were Sunday visitors at the home of Mrs. Leona Daniel at Humboldt. Mr. and Mrs. Verne Trickel and Tommy of Fairmont visited at the Ray Pentico home Friday. CELEBRATES Pastor A. R. Weed of Orient recently celebrated his 90th birthday and his 69th wedding anniversary. Health reasons brought to a close 52 years of faithful service behind the pulpit in 1964. SOCIETY NEWS AT ANNIVERSARY Mr. and Mrs. Howard Lowman, Mrs. Katie Schroeder and son Arthur, Mrs. Henry Schroeder of Lone Rock and Mrs. Irvln Klatt, Fenton, attended the 50th wedding anniversary Sunday at Omaha for Mr. and Mrs. Otto Rohder. Thursday, Nov. 30, 1967 Algona, (lo.) Upper D*i CARD PARTY Mr. and Mrs. Duane Riley entertained at a card party Friday evening. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. William Goetscli, Lu- Verne, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Benschoter, Mrs. Jon Putnam and Mrs. Carl Goetscli. SENIOR MYF Senior MYF meeting will be held Dec. 3 at 7 p. m. Hosts will be Mr. and Mrs. Robert Darbyshire and Mr. and Mrs. Rex Taylor. - o HAVE POT-LUCK A pot-luck dinner was held Tuesday by the Past Matrons at the Masonic Temple. - o - PLAYED BRIDGE Mrs. Phil Diamond entertained her bridge club Tuesday evening. - o - BIRTHDAY CLUB Mrs. Florence Bjustrom Is entertaining her birthday club this afternoon (Thursday). The anniversary of Mrs. Anton Dld- rlcksen Is being observed. CLUB HOSTESS Mrs. Rex Voyles Is entertaining her bridge club Thurs* day. - o BIRTHDAY CLUB Mrs. Elizabeth Post Is entertaining her birthday club Dec. 4. The anniversary of Esther Helberg is being observed. - o - PLAYED 500 Mrs. Beecher Lane was hostess to her 500 club Wednesday evening. - o - BABY BAPTIZED Baptismal rites were held Nov. 26 In the Congregational church for Elizabeth Nancy, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clay Mowers, Des Moines. NEIGHBORS GOOD TO KNOW 1 AROUND THE TOWN& COUNTRY Meet Don Heerdt Of Ringsted I I i This week's Country Neighbor is Donald Heerdt, who was born at Lone Rock. He farms, however, a mile east of Ringsted, an 80-acre layout on which he has 25 acres of corn, 35 acres of beans and the balance pasture. His mother, Mrs. Leonard Heerdt (his father is deceased), lives in the house on the farm and Donald lives in the house on a different farm, located three miles north and a mile east of Ringsted. He was raised in that area and returned to farm there this fall after working for six years in Colorado, Wyoming and South Dakota. He raises mixed hogs for market and says working with livestock is his favorite task on the farm. He doesn't have any hobbles, but likes mechanical work, v/hlch he used to do for a living. Donald, his wife and children, Lavon, 8, Dean, 7, and Laurie, 2, are members of St. John's church at Ringsted. Donald has two brothers, Russell, Burlington, and Marlin, Arnolds Park. Mrs. Heerdt is the former Darlene Charlson. She was born at Fenton, but raised at Lake Mills. She and Donald were married there June 20, 1957 some time after they met on a blind date. Her hobby is singing. (UDM Newsfoto) Irons Heating & Plumbing "Completely Equipped To Serve You Completely" Plumbing - Hcnllng Sheet Mctnl Can or Oil Unit* Pumps Wntrr Syntom* Complck' Fixtures Phone 295-3640 ALGONA Algona Implement Co. Your Friendly International Harvester Dealer FARM EQUIPMENT MOTOR TRUCKS SALES & SERVICE Phone 295-3501 ALGONA \ \ T i BUSCHER BROTHERS pack twelve years of experience and knowledge into their location on North Main Street. Gib and Dick Buscher know the wants and needs of area farmers. They handle only the very best in farm equipment . . . brand names you know and trust . . . including Minneapolis-Moline, Kelly-Ryan, New Idea, Papec and Knipco. Stop in and see BUSCHER BROTHERS today ! BUSCHER BROS. IMPLEMENT BRADY 1015 No, Main Algona, Iowa Phone 295-3588 Buscher Brothers Impl. Minneapolis Molina — Kelly-Ryan — Papec New Idea Form Machinery • Sales • Services • Friendly & Courteous Always N. Main St. Phone 295-3451 Ernie Williams John Deere Farm Machinery BOTH QUALITY & SERVICE yx'atecl cast of Algona (in highway 10. Phone 295-3561 ALGONA Joe Bradley Equipment South Hotel Algona Farm Machinery — Trucks — Tires M> ; "Z5T ||Ji_ •.J^^JM- I GEHL STANHOIST OLIVER CMC trucks FIRESTONE tires Phone 295-2421 ALGONA I Bjustrom's 42nd Anniversary Sale Continues This Week CHRISTMAS SHOPPING SAVE 40% - 50% -60% - 70% AND MORE BIG SAVINGS BJUSTROM FURNITURE Co. Alaona, la

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