The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 7, 1967 · Page 15
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, December 7, 1967
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,16-Algona, (la.) Upper Des Moinas Thursday, Dec. 7, 1967 pper Des Moines 1 SOCIETY NEWS Mrs. Howard Stephenson was hostess to her bridge club Wednesday. Prizes were won by Mrs. AlRochleau and Mrs. James Sloter. - o - VISIT HOME Mrs. Madonna Skogstrom's Girl Scouts were at the new Good Samaritan Home Saturday to play bingo with the residents. - o - REBEKAH PARTY The Rebekali birthday party was held Tuesday evening. Mrs. Lloyd Pool came from Renwick to attend. - o - UNION HOMEMAKERS Union Homemakers Club met Nov. 30 with Mrs. Walter Heerdt. Eleven members were present. - o - HELD PARTY Mrs. Pearl Potter entertained her bridge club at a Christmas party Monday. There was an exchange of gifts. - o - GIFT EXCHANGE Mrs. Alex Dermand was hostess to her bridge club Monday evening. Following dinner at a cafe, the group went to Mrs. Dermands for cards and a gift exchange. - o - PLAN RECEPTION Mrs. Edna Brierton announces the marriage of her daughter, Shirley Ann, to Marlyn K. Struecker Friday, Dec. 1 at North Miami, Fla. An open house reception will be held at the groom's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Werner Struecker, 503 WestMc- Gregot St., Sunday, Dec. 10, from 2 to 4 p. m. - o - ATTEND PARTY Pepper Steppers square dance club held a Christmas party Monday evening at Mallard. In attendance from here were Messrs and Mesdames Marvin Hackbarth, RexKooyman, "Bud" Ludwig, Marvin Struecker, Richard Simpson, "Bud" Hedrick, Wayne Taylor, Leo Immerfall, Kenneth Carman and Bill Kuhn. - o - DAUGHTER IS 9 Cheryl McClure celebrated her 9th birthday Wednesday and had as supper guests Kathy Koob, Debbie DeValois, Diane Kinsman, Diane Lallier, Joan Carlson, Sarah Clapsaddle and the honor ee's brother Kevin and sister Natalie, children of Mr.andMrs. Verne McClure. Games were played during the evening. - o - SEWING CLUB A sewing club composed of Mesdames Ralph Morgan, J. F. Hofius, Claude Dearchs, Rena Cruikshank, Christine Didriksen, W. C. Taylor, Wilbur Zeigler, Effie Teeter, Ethel Potter, Geo. Yeoman and Howard Platt met at the Johnson House Monday for a Christmas party at noon. Afterward they went to Mrs. Plait's where they spent a social afternoon and had a gift exchange. - o - PLAN MEETING Guild circle of the Presbyterian church will meet at 7:30 p. m., Dec. 11 for a Christmas party. Hostesses are Mrs. Ivan Parrott, Mrs. Del Clopton and Mrs. Karl Kiilsholm. Devotions will be given by Mrs. Frances Eason. Dec. 12 at 6 o'clock, Ruth circle will meet at Van's Cafe for dinner and a Christmas party. - o- DELPHIAN SOCIETY Delphian Society meets Monday evening, Dec. 11, with Mrs. Leighton Misbach. Mrs. John Love is assistant hostess and Mrs. Matthew Streit will give the program. - o MR. AND MRS. Bill Carman returned Tuesday from Dallas, Tex. where they spent two weeks visiting their sons, BUI, Jr., Donald and Jerry, and families. CRESCO M-D CLUB The Cresco Mothers and Daughters Club will meet at the home of Mrs. Jack Henry on Dec. 13 with Mrs. Bob Buscher assisting. Roll call will be homemade candy and recipe exchange. There will also be a $1.00 gift exchange. - o MR. AND MRS. Vernell Ludwig and Steve were at Clear Lake Sunday where they attended the baptism of Chris, born Thanksgiving day to their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. James Thilges. The rites were held at St. Patrick's Catholic church with Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Thilges as sponsors. There are two other children in the family, Andy and Nicky. St. Joe C.D.A. Adopts Family For Christmas ST. JOE - C.D.A. will have their annual Christmas party Wednesday evening, Dec. 13, with a pot-luck dinner at 6:30. The regular monthly meeting will follow the dinner proceeding the Christmas party and visit from Santa. A one-dollar gift exchange and gifts for the court's adopted family, Butternut coffee and Betty Crocker coupons are to be brought to this event. The adopted family consists of parents and four children, ranging in age from 1 to 5. Committee in charge of arrangements are Mrs. Vernon Berte, Mrs. Orville Wagner, Mary Jane Origer, Mrs. Art Kohlhaas, Mrs. Willie Thilges, Mrs. Peter Reding, Mrs. M. T. McGuire, Mrs. John Hilbert, Mrs. Marvin Sawyer, Mrs. Jim Bormann, Mrs. E. J. Gales, Agnes Berte, Mrs. John Altman, Mrs. Frank Hilbert, Mrs. Adeline Wagner and Mrs. Deleano Grimm. - o - FEATHER PARTY KC's held their regular monthly meeting Dec. 6, with E. M. Gales, grand knight presiding. Lunch committee was David McGuire, Harold Frideres, Frank J. Hilbert, Ted Wagner, and Ed McGuire. The council will sponsor a Feather Party Dec. 9 at the K.C. Hall beginning at 7:30 p.m. This event is open to the public. - o - Mrs. Ed Bormann entertained the R-Nu 500 club Monday with Mrs. Raymond Kohlhaas as guest. Receiving prizes were Mrs. Orville Wagner, Mrs. N. J. Weydert, and Mrs. Raymond Kohlhaas. The club's Christmas party will be held Sunday evening, Dec. 10, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Wagner, with husbands as guests. Mrs. Raphael Faber entertained Farmerette 500 club Wednesday evening in her home. The club entertains their husbands at their annual Christmas party Monday evening, Dec. 11, at the Imperial Cafe, Bode. Mrs. Maggie Thilges isamed- ical patient in St. Ann Hospital, Algona. Mrs. Susan Marso, a medical patient at St. Ann Hospital, re^ turned home Monday. Mrs. Wm. B. Devine came home Thursday from St. Ann Hospital where she had been a patient several weeks. C. C. Patrick, Jamesport, Long Island, left here Saturday for his home after a week's visit here with relatives and also spent several days at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn'. Mr. Patrick is a brother-in-law of Mr. and Mrs. N. J. Weydert. Algona Girl To Lead Induction College of Saint Teresa Chapter of Pi Delta Epsilon, National Honorary Collegiate Journalism and Communications Society will hold induction ceremonies on Monday evening, December 11 at Winona, Minn, at seven o'clock. The induction program will be carried on by Miss MicheleCas- sel of Algona, Iowa, and Miss Carol Crandall, Austin, Minn., seniors and officers of the College of Saint Teresa Pi Delta Epsilon Chapter. The Chapter will induct sixteen new members, all of whom have been active in the College publications. HOSPITAL NEWS NOV. 29 - Admitted: Martha Grandgenett, Annie and Katie Erpelding, Algona, medical; dismissed: Kathryn Jameson, Todd Miller, Jerome Hilbert, Lisa Lynn Halvorsen, Algona; Janan Ewoldt, Whittemore. NOV. 30-Birth: Mr.andMrs. William Wuebker, West Bend, boy, 7 IDS., 13 oz.; admitted: Margaret Fox, Bancroft, medical; Herman Wichtendahl, Whittemore, medical; LeRoy Lau, Algona, medical; dismissed: Mrs. Hilda Devine, Bode. DEC. 1 - Dismissed: Mrs. Darlene Kirsch, Wesley; R. A. Behnke, Eldon Kramer, Algona; expired: Louis Dudding, Algona. DEC. 2- Birth: Mr. and Mrs. Russell Canaday, Irvington, boy, 71b., 4-1/2 oz.; admitted: Mrs. Nellie Van Allen, Algona, medical. DEC. 3-Births: Mr.andMrs. Timothy Long, Wesley, girl, 9 Ibs.; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Roch- leau, Algona, boy, 6 Ibs., 3 oz.; admitted: Mrs. Alice Barton, Livermore, medical; dismissed: Mrs. Margaret Vaudt, Whittemore. DEC. 4 - Admitted: Walter Menke, Julia Carey, Bancroft, medical; Mrs. Theresa Golwitzer, Bradley Farnham, Algona, surgery; Mrs. Nannie Lindhorst, Clara Murtha, Leona I. Baker, Algona, medical; Dennis Hobscheidt, LuVerne, surgery; Mrs. Nettie Fisher, Burt, medical; John P. Steier, Whittemore; dismissed: Mrs. William Wuebker and baby, West Bend; Mrs. Susan Marso, Bode. DEC. 5 - Dismissed: Mrs. Alice Barton, Livermore; Mrs. William Carey, Bancroft. PLANT Mrs. Mary Burke of Victor has a Scheffler a plant which came from Florida and was planted in 1958. It has now reached a height of 7 1/2 feet. The plant must be kept in a warm place, not under 65 degrees F. Miss Jordan, LuVerne, Will Be f eted Sunday LUVERNE - Myrtle Jordan will be honored in the LuVerhe Methodist church Sunday, Dec. 10, for having been an active member of the church for 70 years. Plans for the day include recognition during the 11 o'clock service, a carry-in luncheon at noon, with out-of-town friends as guests of the church, an informal program at 2 p. m., to be followed by a fellowship hour with coffee and cookies. Miss Jordan has served her church in many ways, but her special interest in Christian Education is evidenced by the fact that she taught Sunday School for more than 40 years, served as Sunday School superintendent for four years and is at present secretary of the Church School, an office she has held since 1956. Since 1954, she has edited and published an annual yearbook of the church which is sent to members and friends. Miss Jordan was engaged in the teaching profession for 33 years. She taught in the public schools at Irvington, Sexton, Lakotaand Vernon Consolidated as well as rural schools in Sherman and LuVerne townships. Relatives, friends (including teaching associates and former pupils in public or church school), and former ministers are invited to share in all or any part of the activities of the day. Set Hours For Post Office At Ottosen OTTOSEN - Postmaster Mrs. H. D. Benson has announced the post office will be open the following additional hours: Saturday, Dec. 9, from 1-5 p.m., and also Saturday, Dec. 16, from 1-5 p. m. - o - Doris Fehr of West Bend is working as an extra bookkeeper at the Ottosen Cooperative Elevator for a while. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Enockson were Sunday dinner and supper guests at the Lowell Shelgren home at Gilmore City. The Enocksons helped their grandson, Keith Shelgren, celebrate his llth birthday. Sunday visitors at the Victor Meyer home to help Doreen celebrate her 9th birthday were Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Lehman of Eagle Grove, Mr. and Mrs. George Balgeman and Janet of Emmetsburg and Mr. and Mrs. Martin Meyer. Mrs. Albert Thorsen, Ft. Dodge, district chairman of the "Make It Yourself With Wool" contest, attended the state contest at Ames Friday and Saturday. Enroute home she attended the Christmas fair at Ft. Dodge. Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Kinseth entertained at a 500 card party Thursday night. Mrs. Mike Coyle had high score for women and Mrs. Eugene Hofius, low. Eugene Hofius had high score for men and Mike Coyle, low. Raymond Wehrspann had travel. Mr. and Mrs. Allan Watnem attended a 10th wedding anniversary party for Mr. and Mrs. Harold Greene at Pomeroy Saturday evening. Friday coffee guests at the Eugene Hofius home were Mrs. Roy Enockson, Mrs. Earl Olson, Mrs. Mike Coyle, Mrs. W. G. Cooper and Mrs. Essie Coooper. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Struthers, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Bennett and Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Hoffman attended the Farmers Regional convention at Omaha from Sunday until Tuesday. Tuesday night they attended "Hello Dolly" in Des Moines. Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Hoffman and Mr. and Mrs.Ralph Jacobson attended the Farmland Industries annual convention at Kansas City from Tuesday until Friday. Mrs. W. G. Cooper, Mrs. Essie Cooper and Mrs. Roy Telford attended the Christmas Fair at Ft. Dodge Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Henrikson and LuAnn of West Bend and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Henrikson of Emmetsburg were Sunday dinner guests at the Donald Usher home. Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Fossil of Thor were Saturday night visitors at the Howard Hellickson home. Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Evenson and family were Sunday dinner guests at the Oscar Ellingson home, Buffalo Center. Gudrun Meltvedt of Cylinder and Mrs. Olianna Vinaas were Sunday dinner guests at the T. N. Rogness home at Thor. They also visited Mrs. Bertha Oppedahl at the Rotary Ann Home, Eagle Grove. Mr. and Mrs. Chester Alme visited her mother, Mrs. Maude Blanchard, at Lone Rock Friday. Mr. and Mrs. James Barber and Rhonda of West Bend and Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Oppedahl and Ronald were Sunday night visitors at the Olvin Haug home. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Frambach of Whittemore were Sunday night visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Fahey Gress. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Roberts of Belmond visited at the Percy Watnem home Saturday night. They brought Mrs. Bethel Espe of San Diego, Calif, back to visit at the Watnem home. Mr. and Mrs. James Banwart and family were Sunday visitors at the Howard Thompsons. Mrs. Henry Olson of Bradgate was a Wednesday caller at the Earl Olson home. Floyd Bacon of Burt was a Tuesday guest of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Hofius. He is a brother of Mrs. Hofius. 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