The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 5, 1967 · Page 11
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 11

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, December 5, 1967
Page 11
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Miss Haupert Of Burt Will Wed Jan, 20 DARLENE HAUPERT Mr. and Mrs. John L. Haupert of Burt announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Darlene, to Cyril Thilges, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Thilges, Algona. A Jan. 20 wedding is planned. Humboldt Rites For R. J. Watson, Ex-Kossuth Man Holland J. Watson, 49, died at his home in Humboldt Friday morning following a lengthy illness. He was a former Kossuth county resident. Rites were held at Humboldt. Surviving are his wife; two sons, John R., Rock Island, HI., and Steve at home; two daughters, Mrs. Leroy Bruns, Titonka, and Mrs. Kenneth Hasty, Aurelia;his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Watson, West Bend; four grandchildren; two brothers, Harold, Clarion, and Harlan, Des Moines; and a sister, Mrs. Clarence Munson, Cherokee. Born and educated in West Bend, Mr. Watson married Elizabeth Gramenz in 1940 at Royal. The couple farmed for a time north of West Bend. For the past 25 years Mr. Watson had been in the plumbing business, starting at Fenton, then working at Titonka for a number of years before moving to Humboldt three years . ago. He was employed at the Mangle Plumbing and Heating Com- Go Go Go Go Go Go Go Go Go Go Go Go PINE ROOM - AIGONA THIS WEEK! pany in Humboldt. Mr. Watson was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church. Dinner And Bazaar Set At Ottosen OTTOSEN - Thursday night, Dec. 7, the American Lutheran Church women will serve a cafeteria supper and have a Christmas bazaar. Serving will begin at 5 p.m. Bazaar items will include aprons and other sewing, plus baked goods. Everyone is invited to attend. - o - t)ES MOINES TRIP Thirty-nine sixth grade students, 19 from Livermore with their teacher, Mrs. Dorothy Turley, and 20 from Ottosen with their teacher, Melba Fox, went by bus to Des Moines Tuesday. The trip began at 6:30 a.m. and they returned at 7:30 p.m. Mr. Allan Wehrspann was driver. They toured the Capitol building and saw the Iowa Supreme court, the Senate chambers and the House of Representatives. They saw the governor's office, but did not see him, as he was in conference. Most of the children climbed to the dome to look out over the city. The dome towers 300 feet from the ground. They ate in the cafeteria in the basement of the building, then went through a long underground tunnel to see the Iowa State Office building. The displays in the Historical Building brought history to life. They visited Merle Hay Plaza and enroute home drove past the State School at Woodward. - o Mr. and Mrs. R. E. LeMont of Tuesday, Dec. 5, 1967 Algona (la.) Upper Des Melnet-11 Cedar Rapids visited at the home of their son, Rev. and Mrs. Robert J. LeMont, from Wednesday till Friday. Head Start Is Opening Class At Bancroft Head Start school is starting classes Dec. 4 at the Bancroft public school. Mrs. Ed Smith is the north Kossuth Head Start teacher and Mrs. Rosemary Dudding will assist. Fifteen children are enrolled in the year-around class, with most of the children pre-kindergartners from Swea City, Ledyard, Burt, Titonka and Bancroft. Anyone wishing to visit the Head Start class may contact Mrs. Smith at the school. If someone would like to volunteer help with activities of the He.ul Start program, they may contact Mrs. Smith or the Office of Kco- nomic Opportunity in Algoiu, which is now open in the American Legion building basement. Mrs. Eveline Asa and Mrs. Dorothy Arend are Uie Kossutli County Coordinators, serving the north and south areas Meet Wednesday Collective Bargaining in Agriculture will be discussed at a public meeting, Dec. 6 at 1:30 p.m. at the Spencer Legion hall, reports Galen DeValois, county extension director. This meeting is sponsored by the Iowa Extension Service. Speaker will be Bob Strain, extension economist from Iowa State University. De- Valois says that anyone wishing to share rides to Spencer should meet at 12:20 p.m. at Van's Cafe. How about a Christmas gift for the entire family ? GIVE YOUR LOVED ONES THE PLEASURE OF A NEW COLOR TV BY Visit our store for a complete display of Admiral color television sets — many styles and screen sizes. Please EVERY MEMBER of your family with ONE EXCITING GIFT ! GIFT IDEAS FOR GOOD HOME ENTERTAINMENT; + PORTABLE TV f s + PORTABLE STEREOS + TRANSISTOR RADIOS + CLOCK RADIOS + AM-FM RADIOS + STEREO CONSOLES + TAPE RECORDERS t ANTENNAS ELECTRONIC SPECIALTIES 616 Diagonal Algona, Iowa

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