The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 4, 1968 · Page 9
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New Year At Sexton Has Its Dps, Downs SEXTON - Sexton folks were Just happy to see the year end With all the local residents still In reasonably good health. The best evidence things are getting better was the family Christinas dinner held at the August Kirschbaum home. The Leo Kirschbaum family and the Roland Bode family were guests and Susan and Diane Bode, home from college, were happy to find grandmother able to be hostess to the annual affair. The Leo Kirschbaums were among a number in the area who wondered if they would really celebrate on Christmas due to a siege of the flu. Christmas vacations are spent in various ways but we'd much prefer Joyce Gabrielson's to Glenn's way of spending the week. Joyce accompanied a girl friend and family on a trip to Florida and the girls will fly home in time for the opening of school. Glen left the day after Christmas to enter Methodist hospital at Rochester for surgery. After his stay at the hospital he will still have about six weeks of recuperating to take it easy at home. Ifs times like these when good neighbors are nice to have. 2—Algeria (la.) Upper Des Moinet Thursday, Jan. 4, 1968 It's better to think twice before asking the Roy Hansens how their holiday season went. In one week Roy's sister, Cora, broke her leg in a fall from her wheel chair and celebrated her 84th birthday at the hospital where she had surgery for the injury. After seeing her through this, the Hansens received word their son, Dick, had lost his home in Maine in a fire. They were all safe and found a new place to stay only to have Mrs. Hansen fall, breaking some ribs. News from former residents makes us a little more 'satisifed with Iowa! Mrs. Metta Wise reported snow in San Diego where she is making her home with a daughter and this really made her feel at home although she went west to get away from these Iowa winters I Mr. and Mrs. Martin Mimbach also report 30 degrees at Tucson, Ariz. where they went to enjoy the winter sun. A letter from the Max.Strat- tons makes us realize how fast the kids have grown up; their oldest son, Larry, has completed service in the Navy and is now married and working for a lumber company at Portland, Ore. Their son, John, has received a medical discharge from the Navy after a knee injury and is now at home and working in a store. The kids are growing up around here, too. Nick Alexander has received his commission after completing helicopter training in the Air Force and was married to Julie Johnson during his 30- day leave at home. Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Alexander are having an open house at their home for the young couple on Sunday afternoon, Jan. 7, for any friends who would like to call. Nick will be leaving for Oakland, Calif, and overseas duty in January. Sexton will greatly miss the young couple moving to Corwith the first of the year. A farewell party was held for Mr. and Mrs. Roger Arndorfer at their home Thursday evening. Another party the same evening celebrated two birthdays at the Clair Hovey home. Gina Hovey came all the way from Korea to find a new sister, Carol, with the same birthdate. A former resident of this area, Mrs. Henry Nelson now living at the Sisson Nursing Home in Humboldt, will be celebrating her 94th birthday in January and she continues to be in good health. The prettiest Christmas tree in town enjoyed by everyone was in the yard of Mr. and Mrs. E. Pratt, the newest residents, who bought the house formerly owned by Henry Bailey on the blacktop. The town may hold its own with the big city yet. The reports on the finished new addition at the station are so complimentary it would seem it will have to be called Ed's Dinner Club to live up to the advance descriptions. The Sexton Friendly Club will have its January meeting on a Saturday afternoon to accomodate the hostess, Mrs. Leo Thomsen, who works during the week. The club members also enjoyed an excellent chicken dinner for their Christmas outing at the cafe in Burt. Their project of ten gift packages for patients at Wood* ward Home was also a success with the bags being well-packed wiUi gift* and edibles. Mrs. Nell OpJielm was host- Ill to the family dinner at her with Mr, suid Mre. Alfred GANGWAY, HERE I COME! Opheim, Doug and Jeff; Mr. and Mrs. Bob Schumacher, Tona and Danny; and Mrs. Bernadine Opheim, Dawn and Johnny spending the day here. ST. JOE - The Rosalia Dig family gathered at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ed McGuire and family for a barbecued turkey dinner on Christmas Day. Guests were Mrs. Rosalia nig, Mr. and Mrs. Francis nig and family, Whittemore, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald nig and son, Storm Lake, Mr. and Mrs. Roger Anderson and son, Renwick, Mr. and Mrs. Norbert KoUasch and family, Britt, Mr. and Mrs. Harold nig and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ed McGuire and family, all from here, Ed and George at home, and Rosa Lee, a student at Ames, home on Dec. 15 for the holidays. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Richard Thul, Janet, Lori and John left Wednesday, Dec. 27, on a trip to the Ozarks and the Bella Vista Village, Bentonville, Ark. They also plan to visit H. A. (BUI) Henderson, Beaver, Ark. Sister Marcine Kellner, Bancroft, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Cyril Kellner, is spending the Christmas holiday here for a family gathering. Mr. and Mrs. Orville Wagner have had as Christmas holiday guests their daughters and sons- in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Anderson, Shawn, Amy and Mark from Polk, Ohio, and Mr. and Mrs. Lee Nepple and Michael from Iowa City. Also home for the holidays is another daughter, Mary, a student at Mt. Mercy College, Cedar Rapids. Another daughter, Barbara, is a senior at Garrigan High. Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Wagner, Eileen and Thomas spent the Christmas holiday with Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kruse, Ft. Wayne, Ind. Mrs. Kruse is the former Patricia Wagner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Wagner. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Thul, Janet, Lori and John were Christmas Eve guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Elbert, Rodman. Mrs. Elbert is the former Georgia Thul, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Thul. On Christmas Day they attended the Foth family gathering at the Legion hall in Livermore. Sister Kay Ann Reding, Chicago, m., daughter of John B. Reding, spent the Christmas holiday here with her father and other family members. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Ringsdorf and Michael, Centerville, spent the Christmas holiday in the home of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Kohlhaas and family, here, and Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Ringsdorf and son, Burt. They also attended a family Christmas and birthday gathering in the home of the grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. K. L. Kohlhaas in observance of Mrs. Kohlhaas' birthday, which was on Dec. 23. Carol Erpelding and a nurse friend, Denver, Colo., spent the Christmas holiday here in the home of Miss F.rpelding's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Francis Erpelding and family. Jim Erpelding, teacher in the Keeler, Wise, parochial school, and Ray Erpelding, student at Loras College, were also home for the holidays. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Becker and family, Iowa City, Allan Becker, Cedar Rapids, Maurice Becker, Estherville, and Charles Becker, junior at St. Benedict's College, Atchison, Kans., spent the Christmas holidays in the parental home of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Becker and James. Mr. and Mrs. Dale Chicoine and Dale, Jefferson, S. D., spent a week in the home of Mrs. Chicoine's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Reding, and with other relatives and friends. Mr. and Mrs. Milford Plathe and family entertained at a Christmas dinner in their home with Mr. and Mrs. Ted Hilbert and family as guests. Lotts Creek And Whittemore 4-H In Joint Meet Lotts Creek Lassies and the Whittemore Lassies held their annual club Christmas party on Dec. 18 at St. Michael's school hall with a pot-luck supper. The Lotts Creek Lassie's vice president, Loraine Arend, called the meeting to order. Denise Weber gave a talk and demonstrations were given by Eileen Elbert, Maureen Mullin and Sharon Elbert. Hostesses were Bonnie Vaudt, Kay Steier, Eileen and Ellen Elbert and their mothers. 144 Handy Blinker Lanterns Pius 8 Transistor Radios! THIS OME GOBBLES HAY AMD EAR CORN Just as Fast as You Can Feed it. BRADY GRINDER-MIXER Feeders asked for a better grinder-mixer, one to perform at high volume without "spoon feeding." Brady built it—Built it like the custom feed rigs to take the toughest abuse, day-in, day-out. That's why the switch has been to Brady. 10'Auger swings 180" . . . delivers into a silo up to 50' high, merely by adding pipe. See it today at BUSCHER BROS. ALGONA, IOWA PHONE 295-3588 8 Weekly Drawings Yes, we'll have eight weekly drawings on each Friday beginning on Friday, Jan. 5 and continuing through Friday, Feb. 23 ... each week we'll give away 18 Lanterns and one Transistor Radio ABSOLUTELY FREE — nothing to buy, you don't have to be present to win — just come in anytime and register at the station or garage. Register as often as you come in. FIRST DRAWING ON FRIDAY, JAN. 5! 18 Lanterns and one Radio to be given away every week until Feb. 23! Register Every time you stop at Schultzs Garage or Station NEW CARS IN STOCK NOW - clean! There's one less problem for the housewife when she has electric heat. That's because electric heat is the clean heat! Electric heat burns no fuel, creates no dirt, odor or smoke. It's the most comfortable heat — the most convenient heat, too! And it costs less than you think. • 1968 PONTIAC Firebird 2-door Hardtop, large V-8 engine, automatic transmission, power steering, tilted wheel, dark blue color. • 1968 PONTIAC Firebird 2-door Hardtop, automatic transmission, power steering, radio, green metallic color. • 1968 BUICK LeSabre 4-door Sedan, power steering and brakes, automatic transmission, burgundy color. • 1968 BUICK Skylark 4-door Hardtop, Full power and Air Conditioning, Green Mist with Black top. • 1968 PONTAC Catalina, 4 dr. sedan, full power and air conditioning, burgundy in color with white cordovan top. • 1968 BUICK Skylark 4-door Hardtop, V-8, power steering and brakes, radio, electric seats, Gold with vinyl top. • 1968 BUICK Skylark 2-door Hardtop, power steering and brakes, automatic transmission, Blue color with Black top. • 1968 BUICK Station Wagon 6-passenger, full power, Air Conditioning, Luggage Rack, Blue Mist with white top. • 1968 PONTIAC Catalina, 2 door hardtop, power steering and brakes, beige color. • 1968 PONTIAC Catalina, 4 dr. sedan, full power and air conditioning. • 1968 BUICK Wildcat 2-door Hardtop, power steering and brakes, automatic transmission, radio, tilt wheel, Air Conditioning, Ivory Gold color. • 1968 BUICK Electra 4-door Sedan, full poweV and Air Conditioning, Black with white top. • 1968 BUICK Electra 4-door Sedan, full power, Air Conditioning, Charcoal Metallic with Black top. • 1968 BUICK Electra 4-door Hardtop, Full power and Air Conditioning. Maroon on White. • 1968 PONTAC Bonneville, door hardtop, full power and air conditioning, green with white cordovan top. .."and Look at These SCHULTZ Used Cars! 1966 PONTIAC GTO 2-door Hardtop, large V-8 engine, 4-speed transmission. 1966 BUICK Wildcat 4-door, power steering and brakes, automatic, low mileage. 1965 CHEVROLET 2-door Hardtop, 327 V-8 engine, standard transmission, new tires, black color. 1965 BUICK LeSabre 4-door Hardtop, power steering and brakes, Brown color and brown vinyl interior. 1965 BUICK LeSabre 4-door Sedan, Dark Green, power steering and brakes. 1964 CHEVROLET II 2-door, 6-cylinder, standard transmission, 4 new tires. 1964 PONTIAC Catalina 4-door, power steering and brakes. 1963 BUICK Electra 4-door, power steering and brakes, white. 1963 FORD Galaxie 4-door 500, V-8, automatic transmission, Black vinyl interior, Rose color. 1962 BUICK Electra 4-door, full power and Air Conditioning, Black. 1962 CHEVROLET 4-door, V-8, straight stick, Blue. 1961 CADILLAC Sedan de Ville, Full Power and Air Conditioning. Blue. 1960 CHEVROLET 4-door, Station Wagon, V-8 and Power Glide. Remember, you can't beat electric heat! Algom Municipal Utilities ^•••••••••••••••iieiiiiiiiiiti*i l iii i iiii lllVBVBP9V99VV9vllBVIHfR9 GAS FOR LISS - PREMIUMS, TOO ! SCHULTZ BROS. Transportation Headquarter* BUICK - PONTIAC - CADIUAC Sooth Phillips AIQONA, IOWA

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