The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 1, 1968 · Page 7
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, February 1, 1968
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l-Algcno (la.) Upper DM MelnM Thursday, Feb. 1, 1968 Reagan vs. Kennedy LUVERNE — If students at lAiVerne Community School had their way, Gov. Ronald Reagan and Sen. Robert F. Kennedy would be the Republican and Democratic presidential nominees in next November's election. A poll of the student body was conducted by the sophomore history class. Each student was asked to name his favorite presidential prospect. On the Republican side, 33 per cent voted for Gov. Reagan, 21 per cent for Gov. George Romney, 20 per cent Sandra Haag Of Algona Is Recent Bride Sandra Haag, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Haag, Algona, and Ronald Presthus, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Presthus, Burt, were united In marriage In the First Baptist church, Algona, Jan. 20, at 8 p. m., with Rev. Mack Carlson performing the double ring ceremony. The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a gown of peau de sole with a medallion lace train. The veil was of Illusion tulle falling from a princess crown headpiece. She carried a bouquet of red roses. Her matron of honor was her sister, Barbara Haag and the bridesmaid, Nancy Haag, also a sister. Linda Buffington served as flower girl and ring bearer was Mike Lashbrook. Jim and Dick Haag were altar boys. Randy Presthus, brother of the groom, was best man, and Phil McFarland served as groomsman. The ushers were Bob Haag and Merlon Baker. Soloist Ed Bowman was accompanied at the organ by Anita Bitz. A reception was held in the church basement after the ceremony for 200 guests. Judy Lichter registered the guests. Mrs. Merlon Baker and Kathryn Klein cut the cake; Mrs. Clair Strohn poured; and table waitresses were Jan Schulz, Karen Baker and Debbie Lashbrook. The bride is a graduate of Algona High School and was employed at the Algona Chamber of Commerce. The groom is a graduate of Algona High and attended Emmetsburg Junior College. The young couple will be at home in Belvidere, m., where the groom is employed. HOSPITAL NEWS = = liiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiinH JAN. 23 - Admitted: Joseph Loos, Buffalo Center, medical; Virgil Schrader, Titonka, medical; Robert Munger, Algona, medical; Curtis Camp, Algona, surgery; dismissed: Mrs. Johanna Elbert, Algona; Marietta Altman, LuVerne. JAN. 24 - Admitted: Mrs. Deanna Doocy, Bancroft, medical; Johanna Klemm, Algona, medical; Charles Emanuel, St. Benedict, medical; Dennis Hellman, Burt, medical; dismissed ; Patricia Bernhard, Bancroft; Mrs. Rita Thllges, Algona. JAN. 25 - Births: Mr. and Mrs. Philip Bernhard, Bancroft, boy, 8 IDS., 10 1/2 oz.; Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Holcomb, Algona, girl, 6 IDS., 10 oz.; admitted: Jean Wadsworth, medical; dismissed : Robert Munger, Carolyn Frederick, Algona; Virgil Schrader, Titonka; Mrs. Deanna Doocy, Bancroft. JAN. 26-Admitted: Wilbert Thee, Algona, medical; dismissed: Mrs. Maggie Thllges, Bode; Ernest Widen, Corwith. JAN. 27 - Birth: Mr. and Mrs. Donald Gilford, Burt, girl, 7 IDS.; admitted: Lucy Besch, Whittemore, medical; Kirk Bollinger, Burt, boarder; Rose Marie Freilinger, Uvermore, surgery; Claris Kresensky, Algona, medical; dismissed: Mrs. Lloyd Bollinger, Burt; Steven Schiltz, Bancroft. JAN. 28 - Birth: Mr. and Mrs, William Studer, Algona, girl, 7 IDS,, 6 QZ.; William Metzger, west Bent}, medical; Matt HUbert, Algona, medical; WU- bert Thee, Jean Wadgwortli, Al- gOMj expired: Chae. Emanuel, fit, Benedict. JAN. 29 - Admitted: Mrs. MUlie filaflo, victoria Atkinson, (MM; Hubert Broh- for former vice president Richard Nbton, and 11 per cent each for Gov. Nelson Rockefeller and Sen. Charles Percy. Harold Stassen, former governor of Minnesota, received 4 per cent of the vote. Sen. Kennedy was far ahead of all other contenders with 45 per cent of the Democratic vote. Sen. Eugene McCarthy picked up 25 per-cent of the vote, followed by Gov. George Wallace at 17 per cent and President Lyndon Baines Johnson trailing the field with a dismal 13 per cent Holcomb and baby, Harry Godden, Algona. Club Honors Family Moving To Emmetsburg The Four Corners Mother & Daughter Club met Jan. 11 at Veterans Memorial Building, with Minnie Walker and Irene Bjustrom hostesses. Bev Kuecker and Irene Holdren had the program. They showed a film entitled "Enjoy Eating Pork." Maude Robinson read a new year poem for club cheer. The next meeting will be Feb. 8 at the home of Eula Rich, Janice Lindhorst assisting. • Roll call will be "What I'd do with a 25th hour in a day." Herlinda Kirsch and Minnie Walker will present the program. Rose Sabin will give club cheer. Jan. 16, the club had a farewell pot-luck supper at the Whittemore Lutheran School for Mr. and Mrs. Lester Walker, who recently moved to the Emmetsburg area. The couple was presented with a gift. The evening was spent at cards. Laurence Kirsch and Loretta Broesder were highpoint winners and Henry Schultz and Marlys Bjustrom were low winners. Gladys Eisenbarth and Eula Rich were hostesses and Ruth Arend and Evelyn McNeill were program committee. Farm Firr Losses NF.W YORK—Fire destroyed an average of more than a hall million dollars of farm propel l\ a day in 1060. ;i«rmliiit> to the Insurance Information Institute. Farm fire losses last \ear readied a record high of S| f l"> million. 60th Anniversary [WHITTEMORE By Art Heidenwith Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Bradley, well-known Algonans, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Jan. 21 with a dinner and reception for their families. A dinner was held in their honor by the couple's five children, M. Joseph, Walter and Garland of Algona; Emmet, Rutland; and Mrs. Howard Kelly of Clare. A reception followed at the home of Mr. and Mrs. M. Joseph Bradley. CATFISH Carroll Anderson can prove there are big fish in Clear Lake. Anderson caught an 11-pound channel catfish while ice fishing there last month. Tornadoes Batter 1 T .S. NF.W YORK -A total nf 571) tornadoes hit the United Slates during l'J6G. according to the Insurance Information Institute. They took a toll of 105 li\es. Mr. and Mrs. Edmund O'Brien, Francine and Danny spent Saturday and Sunday in Omaha and Council Bluffs visiting Mickey and Eileen. They attended the wedding of Mrs. O'Brien's nephew, Michael Barry and Sally Finney in St. Cecelia's Cathedral in Omaha on Saturday. Mrs. M. R. Hurley, who has been visiting her daughter, Mrs. Edmund O'Brien for the past two months accompanied the O'Briens to Omaha to attend the Barry-Finney wedding. She accompanied her son, Bernard Hurley, to Chicago where she will visit her daughters, Colette and Angela. Eileen O'Brien of Council Bluffs spent Sunday evening and Monday at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edmund O'Brien. Mr. and Mrs. Noah Reisner and Mrs. Esther Hintz of Lotts Creek were Wednesday evening callers at the home of Mrs. Lydia Wichtendahl. Hugo Gade of Algona and Mrs. Mathilda Meyer of Whittemore were last Wednesday evening callers at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Emil Bierstedt at Fenton. The evening was spent playing pinochle. Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Ollom of Algona and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Voigt were Sunday evening visitors at the Pearl Hanson home. The occasion was the birthday of Mrs. Hanson. Mrs. Mathilda Meyer had as dinner and supper guests at her home Sunday William Meyer, Sr., Mr. and Mrs. George Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Heidenwith, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Voigt, Dorothy Rosendahl and Walter H. Meyer of Whittemore, and Rosella Voigt of Algona. Mrs. Elmer Ostwald entertained a group of ladies at her home Monday night. Present were Mrs. Don Anderson, Mrs. Marguerite Heinrich, Mrs. Eugene Walker, Mrs. Dorothy Rosendahl, Mrs. Wilfred Schmel- Ing, Mrs. Harold Zimmerman, Mrs. Norman Schultz, Mrs. Eldon Maahs, Mrs. Forrest Gilmore, Mrs. Harold Opheim and Mrs. Cyril Wagner. Cards were played at three tables of 500 with Mrs. Eugene Walker winning high, Dorothy Rosendahl low, and Marguerite Heinrich travel. Lunch was served. A number of relatives helped George Meyer celebrate his 84th birthday Sunday evening. Present were Mr. and Mrs. ErwinBruhn, Cylinder; Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Gfeinert, Mr. and Mrs. William Ostwald, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. BertSeely, and Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Walker, Whittemore; Mr. and Mrs. Dale Bell, West Bend; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Detrich, Cylinder; and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Hudson, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Edmund O'Brien, Francine and Danny, and Richard Kenyon went to Mapleton, Iowa Sunday where they were dinner guests of Mrs. Bernice Barry, a sister of Mrs. O'Brien. Other guests were Mickey O'Brien of Omaha and Eileen O'Brien of Council Bluffs. They went from Mapleton to Sioux City to attend the Diocesan basketball finals. The AVERAGE Food Co* b LOWtt AT HOOD'S - Day After Day. W« Invite You To Chftdt Our Regular Shtlf Pric*s & COMPARE AND JfHVIC€5 ERJOflALITIEJ PATItONIZf VIKING OIL CO. GASOLINE AND FUEL OIL Wl OIVI GOLD BOND or KINO (CORN STAMPS BULK DELIVERY SERVICE Station and tulk Plant North Milwaukee Depot »••••»••»»•••••»••»»»»»»»*••»•• ENJOY MODERN AND COMFORTABLE LIVING.. BUILDING MATERIALS OF ALL KINDS AND TYPES • For ReBofeliaf, Modonlilnf • For Farm fc Home Building • For Ready-Mixed Concrete COWAN CORP. Phono. 295-5266 "HOMEBUILDING IS OUR SPECIALTY" Well Appreciate a Chance t« Estimate Without Obligation on any Town or*-Farm Construction. TIETZ CONSTRUCTION CO. Phono 295-5577 ALGONA, IOWA CARGIIL INC. Buyers & Sellers of All Grains • Oot our bids en your grain bofoio you Mil. • Federal Licensed Storage Warehouse. 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