The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 6, 1968 · Page 12
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 12

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 6, 1968
Page 12
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JACQUELINE, 14, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Roethler, was brought home Thursday from Mercy Hospital, Ft. Dodge, where she had been since Nov. 7 when she was accidentally crushed. She is making good recovery but further surgery will perhaps be necessary before complete recovery. MR. AND MRS. Murl Potter, Kenneth Besch and Wallace Erdman attended a business meeting Saturday at the Fort Des Moines Hotel. MRS. WALTER ADAMS is staying with the Dr. Rooney children while the doctor and his wife are vacationing at Biloxi, Miss. MRS. C. H.SIMPSON was hostess to the Merry Mixers sewing club last Friday. KEVIN SCHMITT, Des Moines, who travels for the Measure- graft Co., spent the weekend here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Tony Schmitt. MR. AND MRS. Arthur Ristau took care of their grandchildren last week while the parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Ristau, Eagle Grove, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gengler, Whittemore, went to Madison, Neb., to attend the golden wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Seymour, an aunt and uncle of Mr. Gengler and Mrs. Ristau. MRS. MINNIE MATERN, well- known former Algonan now living at StewartvUle, Minn., has been a guest of Mrs. Veronica Roethler the past several days and has returned home. THE FIRST Lutheran Church has been sold to Tietz Construction Co. The new Lutheran church was dedicated not long ago. Pastor is Rev. Robert Lorenz. OLIVER BARKEN is again at home following about a month at Lutheran Hospital, Ft. Dodge, where he had surgery. DORA MITCHELL accompanied her niece and nephew, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Hauser to Hampton Wednesday to attend funeral services for Arthur Mallory, brother-in-law of Miss Mitchell. He had been in poor health for some time. MR. AND MRS. Robert Dransfeldt returned Saturday from Rochester where the former had a check-up at the hospital. He has a slight case of diabetes. FOR PLUMBING HEATING COOLING INSTALLATION - REPAIR OR REMODELNG WE'RE AT YOUR SERVICE Phone 295-2104 LAING Plumbing-Heating-Cooling 12 No. Podge, Algona FRIENDS OF Walter Reid, former Algonan and graduate of the high school in 1908, will be interested in hearing about him. He suffered a stroke about twoyears ago and is in a rest home in Des Moines. A daughter Helen and her husband, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Randa, live in Des Moines and a son, Walter, Jr., and wife live at Grimes and all visit him frequently. He will be best remembered as "Snap" Reid, a nickname given him when he played on the football team. MR. AND MRS. Harvey Reid were at Blue Earth, Minn, one day last week to visit Mr. and Mrs. Merrill Sparks, brother- in-law and sister of Mrs. Reid. Mr. Sparks had recently returned from Albert Lea, Minn., where he was hospitalized for surgery. INiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiaiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiitt | West Bend \ lllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllE Mr. and Mrs. Bob McKenzie of Hallsville, Mo. are parents of their first child, a 7 lb., 1 oz. daughter, Marne Susan, born Jan. 8. The little girl is the first grandchild for the Louis Henriksons and the first great-grandchild for the Ivan Schneiders. Six students from West Bend High School attended the North Central Iowa Bandmaster's Association Honor Band Festival Saturday, Jan. 13 at Mason City. The students were Barbara Banwart, Diane Schellhammer, Carole Christensen, Linda Thatcher, Marilyn Banwart and Wayne Schellhammer. 12—Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines Corn Winners WHITTEMORE - Winners in the Iowa Master Corn Yield contest sponsored by the Whittemore Community Club were recognized at the regular Community Dinner Thursday night. Winners were Bill Bormann, 145.75 bushels per acre, Merle Laubenthal, 139.87 bushels per acre, Ronald Gerber, 129.32 bushels per acre, and Merle Altaian, 114 bushels per acre. Tlit AVERAGE Food Co* h LOWCT AT HOOD'S-Day AforDqy. W« fcnrfto You To Ch*dc Our Regular Sh*lf Pric*s & COMPARE Watch Repairing Don't loose another minute! We restore your watch to peak efficiency quickly, economically. Why not see us today? GRAIN DRYING MADE EASY! FOR THE MOST EFFICIENT DRYING OF GRAIN LP GAS CAN'T BE BEAT! YOU CAN DEPEND ON NORTH CENTRAL FOR PROMPT WORRY- FREE SERVICE 24 HOURS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK! Available in 500 & 1000 Gal. Tanks. CALL US TODAY! 1 ALGONA A Complete LP And Natural GAS Service NORTH CENTRAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO Algou, kwa "Where Service is more than a Name' 1 64484

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