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Algona, Iowa
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fr-AI0»fta (la.) Uppw DM Mdin«* Thursday, Jan. 16, 1961 Wed At Bancroft Charlotte Lappe, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lappe, Burt, and Dennis Franzen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Franzen, Titonka, were married Dec. 20 in St. John's Catholic church at Bancroft. A complete story of the wedding appeared in the Jan. 11 issue of the Upper Des Moines. (Glenn's Studio Photo) Former Bode Area Resident Dies In Calif. OTTOSEN - Theodore B. Williams, 74, passed away Friday, Jan. 5 of pneumonia at San Jose, California. Funeral services and burial were at San Jose. He was born Nov. 6, 1893 to Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Williams on a farm west of Bode. He grew up and attended school at Bode. He married Gladys Twigg, a former teacher at Bode. ^ Surviving besides his wife are two sons, Loren and Eugene of San Jose; two grandchildren; two brothers, Oscar of Ottosen and Harold of Livermore; and a sister, Mrs. Hans Hansen of Keister, Minn. A brother George was killed in World War n. - o - SISTER SUCCUMBS Mrs. John Zastrow, 68, Marshalltown, sister of Mrs. Ray Pentico, passed away Saturday. Funeral services were held last Tuesday at the Pentecostal Evangelical Church at Marshalltown. Mrs. Zastrow was a minister of the church. Mrs. Pentico, Mrs. Stanley Olson and Mrs. Edwin Pentico of Bode attended. - o - Karen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kinseth, celebrated her eleventh birthday on Jan. 3. Marlene Satern was her guest Wednesday night and on Thursday night Mr. and Mrs. Olvin Haug came to help her celebrate. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Brockway and three children, who had been visiting her mother, Mrs. Ole Larson at Renwick and the Lenhard Holdens, returned to their home at Sunnyside, Calif, by train Friday night. New Year's Day the Holdens were guests at the Dennis Petersen home at Renwick. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Wehr- spann entertained at a card party Wednesday night. Oliver Lee had high score for men and Ed Kemna low. Mrs. Ed Kemna had high score for women and Mrs. Eugene Hofius low. Mrs. Clarence Bauer had travel. Tom Olson of West Bend, father of Carroll Olson, had surgery at the Palo Alto Memorial Hospital at Emmetsburg Thursday. He returned home Monday. Mrs. Eugene Hofius entertained at a canasta party Monday afternoon. Guests were Mrs. Bill Bennett, Mrs. Edward Zinnel, Mrs. W. G. Cooper, Mrs. Essie Cooper and Mrs. Mike Coyle. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Kampen and family, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Kampen and sons and Mr. and Mrs, Merel Ludwig and family of Rutland attended a thirtieth anniversary dinner for Mr. and Mrs. Hans Kampen at Laurens Sunday. Mr, and Mrs. Allen Watnem and family were Wednesday night visitors at the Ed. Grimm home. Mr. and Mrs. Allan Watnem and family were Saturday afternoon and supper guests at the Bruce Watnem home atHumboldt and Sunday they were afternoon and lupper guests at the Randy Watnem home at Humboldt. Margaret Holt was a Tuesday lunch guest at the Russell Hutchinson home at Humboldt. Mrs. Anna Longseth was a Friday visitor at the Melvin Longseth home at Bode. Oliver Christiansen and Mr. and Mrs. Carlisle Halsrud were Friday night supper guests at the Arne Jotten home. Mr. and Mrs. Neil Wehrspann of Colona, HI., were weekend guests at the Raymond Wehrspann home. Mr. and Mrs. Randy Watnem and Shelly were Wednesday night visitors at the James Banwarts. Mr. and Mrs. James Fowler and family were Sunday night supper guests at the home of her parents, Mr. and-Mrs. Virgil Williams at West Bend. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Watnem and family of Klemme were Tuesday visitors at the Percy Wat- nems. Harlan Tofteberg, who attends college at Eagle Grove, spent the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Tofteberg. Alice Elbert Shower Honoree At Whittemore WHITTEMORE - Alice Elbert was honored with a coin and linen shower Sunday in St. Michael's hall. Cards were the entertainment. Mrs. Cletus Elbert, Emmetsburg, and Mrs. Edmund Elbert won prizes and Mrs. Robert Ludwig, Algona, received the door prize. Lunch was served by the hostesses. Miss Elbert will become the bride of Dale Stone in February. - o - ARE ENGAGED Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Fleming of Fort Dodge announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Deanne Kathryn, to Harold W. Elbert, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Elbert of Whittemore. A Feb. 24 wedding is planned at Sacred Heart Church, Fort Dodge. Miss Fleming is a 1963 graduate of St. Edmond High Schoo; and is employed at Cook's Paint and Varnish Co. Mr. Elbert graduated in 1961 from Garrigan High School and served four years and nine months in the U. S. Air Force. He is a 1967 graduate of Northrop Institute of Technology School of Aviation Maintenance, Inglewood, Calif., and is presently employed by Northwest Orient Airlines in Minneapolis. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Ollom of Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Voigt were Tuesday evening callers at the Art Heidenwith home. The evening was spent playing cards. Eileen O'Brien of Council Bluffs, Jeff Howe of Treynor, and Jim O'Niel of Council Bluffs were Saturday and Sunday guests at the Edmund O'Brien home. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Elbert moved to Iowa City Monday where Dennis will attend the University. The filberts have been living with Mr, and Mrs. Marion Hyink since Mr. Elbert received his discharge from the army. Dick Kollasch, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles G. Kollasch, left Tuesday for Sunnyvale, Calif., where he will be employed with Lockheed Air Craft. He was accompanied by Steve Kollasch, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jiggs Kollasch, Bode. At present, there are three young men from this area employed at Sunnyvale. Daniel Rosendahl, son of Mrs. Dorothy Rosendahl, Whittemore, and Dick Kollasch and Dale Bunkofske, Algona. Mrs. Bernard Barry of Mapleton, returned to her home after spending a week at the Edmund O'Brien home visiting her mother, Mrs. M. R. Hurley, and sister, Mrs. Edmund O'Brien and family. Mickey O'Brien is spend- ing the semester break at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edmund O'Brien. Mickey is a senior at St. Mary's College, Omaha. She has completed her practice teaching in the Omaha public schools. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Voigt and Mrs. Mathilda Meyer of Whittemore visited at the home of Mrs. Gertrude Ruhnke at Lotts Creek Tuesday. FLOWER Miss Gertrude Vaughn of Logan recently displayed a red amaryllis with nine blossoms on it. The blossoms are as large as a plate and measure 7 1/2 inches in diameter. The flower, grown from bulbs, is rare in Iowa as it is usually grown in Africa, south of the equator. Titonka German ^g 530 Titonka Portland 4 975 Titonka Ramsey J 153 44^682 I Board Proceedings "I TWENTY-FIFTH DAY DECEMBER 11, 1967 SPECIAL NOVEMBER SESSION The Board of Supervisors met pursuant to adjournment. Those present were A. M. Kollasch, Chairman, & Lawrence Newbrough, Garry McDonald, Earnie Schmidt. & Andrew Reising. Absent: none. Others present were the Mayors of Towns in Kossuth Co. with the exception of Lakota & West Bend Inc., & also present was the Board of Education. Motion by McDonald & seconded by Jim Mallory that the candidates for Assessor be allowed to speak for a few minutes to the Board. Ayes: all. Recommendations of candidates was read by Co. Attny., Walter MacDonald. Wayne Lynch - - first interview Larry Hudson - second interview Motion by Simmonsmeier & seconded by Bartlett that Board adjourn to private session. Motion by Jim Mallory & seconded by Wes Bartlett that Larry Hudson be appointed new Assessor for Kossuth Co. effective Jan. 2, 1968. Ayes: all. Motion by Krantz and seconded by Schoenhair that salaryof Larry Hudson be set at $7500 per year. Ayes: Mayors & Bd. of Ed. Nays: Bd.. of Superv. Motion carried. Motion by Mallory & seconded by Shoenhair that examining board request examination for Deputy Assessor. Ayes: all, Nays: none. Motion carried. On motion meeting was adjourned until Dec. 14, 1967. A. M. Kollasch Chairman, Bd. of Supervisors Attest: Marc Moore Koss. Co. Auditor TWENTY-SIXTH DAY DECEMBER 14, 1967 SPECIAL NOVEMBER SESSION The Board of Supervisors met pursuant to adjournment. Those present were Andrew Reising, Acting Chairman, & Garry McDonald and Earnie Schmidt. Absent: Kollasch & Newbrough. Motion by Schmidt & seconded by McDonald that Robert T. John son be appointed Asst. Co. Engineer at salary of $35 per day, $.10 per mile travel & meals & room, if needed, and bond furnished by county for $2,000. Ayes: all. Nays: none. Motion carried. Absent: Kollasch and Newbrough. Motion by Schmidt & seconded by McDonald that the revised bud-, get of the road program be approved. Ayes: all. Nays: none. Motion carried. Absent: Kollasch and Newbrough. Motion by Schmidt & seconded by McDonald that the Domestic animal claims for the year 1967 be allowed & paid. Ayes: all. Nays: none. Motion carried. It was motioned that the following Utility valuations for 1967 payable in 1968 be approved. Ayes: all. Nays: none. Motion carried. UTILITIES 1967 : . • . BURT TEL. CO. SCH. DIST. VALUATION Algona Plum Creek 593 Algona Union 1,186 Burt, Inc 988 Burt Burt 12,893 Burt Plum Creek 3,013 Burt Portland 15,018 Burt Union 2,223 Ramsey Twp 642 Sentral Burt 247 Sentral Union 143 Titonka Buffalo 296 Titonka Plum Creek 494 Titonka Portland 3,903 Titonka Wesley 544 42,188 BLUE EARTH TEL. CO. Lakota Hebron 2,239 Ledyard Springfield 1450 Rake Hebron 423 3,812 CENTRAL IA. TEL. CO. Armstrong Swea 3,067 Corwith-Wesley LuVerne 9,685 Corwith-Wesley Prairie 8,394 Grant Consolidated 404 Greenwood Township 1,614 Ledyard Harrison 1,614 LuVerne LuVerne 929 LuVerne Prairie 968 Swea City, Inc 3430 Swea City Grant 18,322 SweaCiiy Eagle ....'. 14,609 Swea City Harrison 20,138 Swea City Swea 24,093 Sentral Seneca 4,641 111,658 CENTRAL IA. RURAL Ledyard, Inc 1,335 Armstrong Eagle, A. Fire 5,513 Armstrong Swea, A. Fire 7,370 Grant Consolidated .4^547 Ledyard Harrison 1,150 Ledyard Ledyard 5,384 Ledyard Springfield 7,997 Sentral Seneca A. Fire 1,306 S. C. Eagle A. Fire 3,267 S. C. Grant 261 S. C. Swea 735 39,070 LONE ROCK TEL. Algona Lotts Creek 2,110 Burt Burt 1,050 Burt Greenwood 193 Lone Rock, Inc 594 Sentral Burt 5,203 Sentral Fenton 13,900 Sentral Greenwood 2,098 Sentral Lotts Creek 5,534 Sentral Seneca 6,376 Sentral Union , ,,,..... .2,416 39,529 RINGSTEPTEL. CO. Ringsted Fire Seneca Sent. Seneca, R. Fire .209 .126 335 WESTERN UNION . .611 . 933 .1,358 .228 Algona Inc ...... Algona Cresco . . Algona Irvington . Algona Prairie . . Algona Whittemore ............................ j 248 Armstrong Swea, A. Fire ........................ 450 Buffalo Center Lincoln .......................... 570 Corwith Prairie ............................... 45 Corwith Wesley ................................ 933 Lakota Inc .................................... jgl Lakota Ledyard ............................. ( ^53 Lakota Lincoln ................................ 751 Ledyard Ledyard .............................. gjg Ledyard Harrison .............................. 225 LuVerne Inc .................................. u$ Swea City Inc ................................. 221 Swea City Harrison ............................ 909 Swea City Swea ....................... . ....... t gu T. R. Garfield ................................. 143 W. B. Garfield ............................ \\\ | 840 Wesley Inc ................................... 17^ Whittemore Inc ................................ 179 12,229 WEST IA. TEL. CO. Algona Riverdale . . ............... . .......... i Q57 W. B. Garfield .............................. 8 ,'l08 W. B. Whittemore ............................. 3 )76 0 Algona Whittemore ............................. 795 13,630 792 335 TITONKA TEL. CO. Titonka, Inc 1,627 Titonka Buffalo , , 18,386 FENTON COOP. TEL. Fenton, Inc Sentral Fenton Sentral Lotts Creek Sentral Seneca ." 5*579 19J382 N. W. BELL TEL. CO. Algona Inc 87,802 Algona Cresco 153 737 Algona Irvington 129,872 Algona Lotts Creek 37,003 Algona Plum Creek . 97^036 Algona Prairie 20,658 Algona Riverdale 148,948 Algona Sherman 99,946 Algona Union 119,238 Algona Wesley 19,867 Algona Whittemore 164,038 Bancroft Inc 17 450 Bancroft Greenwood 33,267 Bancroft Ramsey 10,814 Burt Inc ' 3^593 Burt Burt 31,507 Burt Greenwood 2 874 Burt Plum Creek 23J172 Burt Portland 14,011 Burt Union i 545 Corwith-Wesley LuVerne 2*,155 Corwith-Wesley Prairie 59,781 Corwith-Wesley Wesley 84,570 Fenton Inc 1,473 Greenwood Township 95,634 Lakota Inc 18,143 Lakota German 5,748 Lakota Ledyard 49,255 OT Lakota Lincoln 70,486 .jiakota.IJarnsey..^. , . ,77 205 "Ledyard Inc.'. '."'. '. , , |5 .7,365 Ledyard Harrison -.......'! ........... .23,208 Ledyard Ledyard 71,025 Ledyard Springfield 27,807 Lone Rock Inc 754 LuVerne Inc 13,437 LuVerne Irvington 10,059 LuVerne LuVerne 95,527 LuVerne Prairie 32,513 LuVerne Sherman 97,215 Ramsey Township 27,627 Sentral Burt 8,802 1 Sentral Fenton 18,897 Sentral Greenwood 5,210 Sentral Lotts Creek 68,798 Swea City Inc 2,874 • Swea City Harrison 15,017 Titonka Inc 1,688 ; Titonka Buffalo 34,309 ' Titonka German 1,797 Titonka Plum Creek 1,078 Titonka Wesley 66,714 T. R. Garfield 12,574 T. R. Riverdale 1,796 Wesley Inc 20,909 West Bend Garfield 19,508 West Bend Whittemore 7,904 Whittemore Inc 14,802 2,400,102 WINNEBAGO COOP. TEL. ASSN. B. C. German 3,250 B. C. Lincoln 6,490 . Lakota German 361 Lakota Hebron 661 Lakota Lincoln . 661 Rake Hebron 3,440 Titonka Buffalo 180 15,043 CORN BELT PWR. CO. Burt Portland 49,138 Ledyard Ledyard 16,867 LuVerne Sherman 227,088 Ringsted Fire Seneca 18,201 Titonka Wesley 16,453 327,747 IOWA ELEC. L. & P. CO. Algona Inc 524 Burt Inc 6,591 Fenton Inc 21,433 . Lone Rock Inc 11,712 Wesley Inc 35,091 Algona Irvington 1 11,961 Algona Lotts C reek 19,196 Algona Prair e 11,479 Algona Plum Creek 26,817 Algona Riverdale 33,858 Algona Union 25,370 Algona Wesley 5,788 Arst. Fire, Swea 579 Burt Burt 45,048 Burt Plum Creek 193 Burt Portland , 26,334 Burt Union 5,884 Corwith-Wesley Prairie 24,309 Corwith-Wesley Wesley , 16,784 Greenwood Township 4,051 LuVerne Prairie 9,839 Ramsey Township 8,682 Ringsted Fire Seneca 1,736 Sentral Burt 37,620 Sentral Fenton 64,097 Sentral Greenwood 5,595- Sentral Lotts Creek 66,848 Sentral Seneca, A. Fire 397 Sentral Seneca, R. Fire , . . . 965 Sentral Seneca 30.386 Sentral Union 6 > 945 Titonka Wesley 4 . 244 570,356 TOWN OF WEST BEND W. B. Garfield 2 . 970 W. B. Whittemore 270 3,240 WEST IA. TEL. CO. W. B. Garfield ..6,450 TOWN OF BANCROFT Bancroft Greenwood 3,588 Bancroft Ramsey 897 Burt Burt 2,990 Greenwood Township 6,013 Lakota Ramsey 2,392 Ledyard Ledyard 897 Ramsey Township 2,093 Sentral Greenwood 897 Swea City Harrison 1,047 22,874 CHICAGO & N. W. RY. (FOX LAKE BRANCH) Burt Inc 418 Burt Burt 31,998 Fenton Inc 5,438 Sentral Burt 25,306 Sentral Fenton 57,514 120,674 INTERSTATE PWR. CO. Lakota Inc 25,990 Ledyard Inc 22,824 Swea City Inc 56,628 Titonka Inc 51,669 Buffalo Center Lincoln 7,087 Grant Consolidated 1,406 Lakota German 2,896 Lakota Hebron 15,510 Lakota Ledyard 20,123 Lakota Lincoln 25,883 Lakota Ramsey 17,267 Ledyard Harrison 8,437 Ledyard Ledyard 27,982 Ledyard Springfield 29,107 Rake Hebron 7,031 S. C. Harrison 33,859 Titonka Buffalo 28,882 Titonka Ramsey 5,653 Titonka German 26,435 S. C. Grant 4 ( 218 418,887 N. CENT. PUB. SERV. Algona Inc 188,783 Algona Cresco 34,605 Titonka Inc 17,794 241,182 IOWA PUBLIC SERV. CO. LuVerne Inc 17,160 LuVerne LuVerne 28,718 LuVerne Sherman 19,964 Algona Riverdale 1,536 Algona Sherman 13,207 T. R. Garfield 2,611 W. B. Garfield 10,443 93,639 NORTHERN NATURAL GAS Algona Cresco 6,173 Algona Irvington 26,045 Algona Prairie 1,044 ..Algopa. WJiittemore ^ 5*557 "- Coi-with-Wesley Prairie ." 14,334 ^LuVerne Prairie 9 313 62,976 TOWN OF ALGONA Algona Cresco 12,043 Algona Irvington i,'497 Algona Plum Creek i 450 Algona Union 3 195 is',195 CHICAGO, MIL., ST. PAUL & PAC. RY. Algona Cresco 49,382 Algona Irvington 71 339 Algona Inc 24,872 Algona Prairie 12 074 Algona Whittemore 66,044 Corwith-Wesley Prairie 2)535 Corwith-Wesley Wesley 48*,778 Wesley Inc 9^55 Whittemore Inc 9 4^3 293,'997 TOLEDO & N. W. (TOLEDO & N. W. BRANCH) Algona Inc 18,091 Algona Cresco 24 260 Algona Irvington 33*462 Algona Plum Creek 48*939 Algona Union 8*261 Bancroft Inc 10*352 Bancroft Greenwood 21*228 Burt Inc .'...'.'.'.' ,8,'366 Burt Burt .50,821 Burt Plum Creek 10 143 Burt Portland ' t ' .4*601 Corwith-Wesley LuVerne '.'.'. '.34^94 Greenwood Township \ [si'ess Ledyard Inc \[\[ .10J039 Ledyard Harrison 13,699 Ledyard Ledyard 47 6 84 Ledyard Springfield '/_ ] [ei'ses LuVerne Inc '.'.'.'.'.'. '.2G.5Q1 LuVerne LuVerne 34 Q%Q LuVerne Sherman j ' '62*114 Algona Sherman 7*529 568,338 CHICAGO, R. i, & PAC. (s. FALLS LINE) Twin Rivers Garfield 6 18S W. B. Garfield '.','.'.'.'.'.'.'.'.'. '.38,' 120 42,303 CHICAGO, R. I. & PAC. (TITONKA BR.) Titonka Inc Titonka Buffalo , .4,711 .32,782 37,493 CHICAGO, R. I. & PAC (FOREST CITY BR ) B. C. Lincoln CHICAGO, R, I. & PAC, (ALBERT LEA BR.) Arm. Swea, A. Fire ......... ....... B, C. Hebron ..................... '. ! ! ! Lak.lnc ........................... . Hebron 55,258 Lak. Led. Ledyard . Hebron .... Swea City Inc. . ,. Swea City Harrison * 253 325 GRAND TOTAL KOSSUTH CO, UTILITIES FOR 1967 .. .$5,878 594 On motion adjournment was taken until January 2, 1968. ' ATTEST: A, M. KOLLASCH, Chairman Marc Moore, Co. Auditor Board of Supervisors

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