The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 21, 1967 · Page 3
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 3

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, December 21, 1967
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We'ue put it in print for oil to see ... best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a holiday filled wit', joy. Floyd's Gulf Station So. Phillips Algona Help Lone Rock Friends Thursday, Dee. 21, 1967 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines-3 GREETINGS The meaning of the first Christmas Eve lights up the holiday with peace and good will. Best wishes. Rusk Drug & Jewelry A \ fir^fi/t Algona We hupp that (luring this holiday von enjoy many festive hours with loved ones. Merry Christmas all. COAST TO COAST STORES Ed Wolf, Owner Algona WU1IK CUitR AUTHORIZED LINDSAY DIAll* U^Y Lindsay Soft Water Co, 920 South Phillip* Itrtit i. Iowa Bormann and Pete Werling receiving prizes. Mrs. John Thul entertains the club in January. Mrs. Tony Becker, a surgical patient in Mercy hospital, Ft. Dodge, is expected to come home the first of the week. PORTLAND By Mn. Victor Fitch Good neighbors gathered recently at the farm of Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Radig near Lone Rock and took care of a lot of work for Mr. Radig, who was hospitalized at Rochester, Minn. In three hours, a total of 13 tractors and equipment plowed 57 acres and disked and cut stalks. Neighbor women prepared and served food for the workers. Men who did the work are shown in the top photo. Front row, left to right, John Person, Dean Culbertson, Billy Gifford, Tom McCleish and David Lynch. In back, left to right, Bernard Miller, Jim Schmidt, Gerhard Riggert, Bob Hanna, Bill Knoll, Ornie Behrends, William Marlow and Jess Valentine. Not present when the photo was snapped were Milton Marlow, Joe Culbertson, and Lawrence Dittmer. Women who helped Mrs. Radig, bottom photo, left, were left to right, Mrs. William Knoll, Mrs. Ralph Bierstedt and Mrs. Hugh Lewis. Mrs. Dean Culbertson and Mrs. Bob Hanna also brought food. 12-day trip through the Ozarks, southern states and Mexico. Mr. and Mrs. Pete Werling were guests of the Village 500 Club when members and their husbands held their annual Christmas party at the Imperial Cafe in Bode with a 6:30 dinner, Dec. 16. The evening was spent playing cards, with Mrs. John Thul, Mrs. Wm. B. Devine, Peter St. Joe C.D.A. Has Annual Xmas Party ST. JOE-C. D. A. met Wednesday evening for their regular monthly meeting, preceded by a pot-luck dinner, with Rev. L. C. Schumacher, Sisters of St. Francis and lay teachers as special guests. The Christmas party and gift exchange followed with Santa Claus greeting the group. A gaily decorated Christmas tree with other Yuletide decorations made the event very festive.' . Following the visit from Santa, court whist was played, with Mrs. Bob Bormann and Sister Rosemary Vaske receiving prizes. Mrs. Herb Kayser received the door prize. - o - The Farmerette Club held their annual Christmas party Monday evening at the Imperial Cafe in Bode with Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Kohlhaas as guests. Following the dinner, 500 was played, with Mr. and Mrs. Martin Frideres receiving the prize for the high couple score. Other prize winners were Mrs. Ray Thilges, Mrs. Delmar Plathe, Marvin Reding and Ray Thilges. A Christmas gift exchange was held. Mrs. Ray Thilges entertains the club in January. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bormann, Davenport, spent several days here this week in the home of their daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Reding and family, and with other relatives. Larry Smith, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Smith, arrived home Wednesday from Lackland Air Base, San Antonio, Tex., for a visit with home folks following his basic training. A midnight mass and masses at 7 and 10 a. m. will be held in St. Joseph's church with Rev. L. C.Schumacher and Rev. James Smith, celebrants. Mr. and Mrs. Cyril Kellner returned home Sunday from a Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Larson spent Sunday with their daughter and family, the Jack Thompsons, Ankeny. Recent visitors in the home of Mrs. Howard Sparks were Mrs. Ruth Sparks and Mrs. Joe Goetz of Wesley and Betty Tlach of Mankato. Mr. and Mrs. Chester Fitch of Rockwell were Sunday visitors and supper guests in the Victor Fitch home. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Meister and Bret were Sunday dinner guests in the P. W. Marlow home. Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Larson were Sunday visitors in the home of Mrs. Ronald Ortman. Mrs. Clarence Christensen and Mrs. Edmund Larson went to Mason City Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Harms and Paula, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms, Mr. and Mrs. Loren Hansen and family and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms, Jr. spent Friday evening in the Rollo Moore home, helping Gale Moore celebrate her 7th birthday. Mrs. Edmund Larson attended the annual Christmas party of the U and I Club Monday in the home of Adella Ulses, beginning with a 12:30 luncheon. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms attended the wedding of Mrs. Harms' niece, Elaine Ricks, Saturday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Jay Steven visited recently in the home of Mrs. Steven's sister, the Roy Hansons, Sexton. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Phelps received word Sunday of the death of Mark Moore, 17- year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Clair Moore, Merry Christmas Voices sing out of wondrous joy and contentment, wishing you, our good friends and customers, all the cheer and happiness that is attached to the holiday season, with a sincere "Thanks" for your kind and loyal patronage throughout the year. North Iowa Sewing Machine Co. Algona Here's hoping you hove a wonderful holiday . . . HANK'S BARBER SHOP And may the true spirit of the season be yours this Yule... 1967 FOSTER FURNITURE Dolliver. He died Sunday afternoon and the funeral was planned for Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Jay Steven visited in the home of Mrs. Bernarline Opheim and family at Burt. They visited in the home of Jay's brother, the Bob Stevens, Sunday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Grosser and Judy Fitch accompanied Mi. and Mrs. Arthur Hix Wednesday when they took Chas. Hix of Gordon, Nebr. to his daughter's at Thurston, Nebr. after sppn.iiiu: three \veeks in Iowa visitiiu: relatives. He will visit a\s in the Ardell Mueller home In- fore returninc: to Gordon. To Attend Conclave Jehovah's Witnesses will Imld a three-day circuit assemM;, in Oelwein, la., Dec. 22-24, for all 1G congregations of the an\t, including Algona. Attending in>m Algona will be Mr. and Mrs. Hussell Werts and family, Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Jorgenson and family, Mrs. Floyd Inrnan, Kan-n Huckaby, Eunice Walker, Lorctta Huechel, Arlan Banwell, Hicliard Holz and Mrs. Paul Groubacli. Meetings at the local Kiiu.dmn Hall \\111 be cancelled tills weekend. !>£?$' ™ A holy and happy Christmas is our wish for you . THERM06AS CO. of ALGONA SOUTH PHILLIPS ST. F.\er\ where the e\e turn* ... In hoinei «nrl »hop» ... in facei of neighbor* «i alike ... the me»»age ii clear: Ch'riitiiiai hat come again! MERRY CHWSTM4S May your h<iu»e he filled with the joyful moment* and laitinp cheer \\hich thi* new Chrivlniftf bring*. Hood's AlOONA, IOWA May the spirit of the season reach your home this Yule.,. ^ Home Federal Savings & Loan Ass'n SINCE 1917 - AIGONA, IQWA MiiiiiKiiiniiuKm

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