The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 15, 1968 · Page 7
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 7

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, February 15, 1968
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(la.) Upper DM Maine* tnurtdoy, frb. IS, 1968 Hardware Firm At West Bend Is Honored WEST BEND - The Wilson Hardware of West Bend, was honored Tuesday, Feb. 13, during the annual convention of the Iowa Retail Hardware Association. They were presented a certificate for fifty continuous years of membership and were also made a member of the hardware association's 50-Year Club. Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Wilson attended. The Wilson Hardware Co. has been in business for many more years than fifty. The business began in 1893 when W. G. Wilson opened his store on the east side of Main street where Munson's Produce Co. is now located. In 1896 the business moved to the present location on the west side of the street. W. G. Wilson died in 1937 and his son, R. G. (Raymond) Wilson, who had been in the store with his father, took over the business. In 1959 Raymond sold the business to his son-in-law, Gorden Andersen, who is now the operator of the 75-year old retail business. Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Wilson went to Des Moines for the hardware convention and to receive their recognition. From Des Moines they will go on to Florida for a vacation. - o - RECEIVES DEGREE Ken Montag, son of the John 0. Montags, received a degree in psychology from Northwest Missouri State College, Maryville, Mo., at the winter commencement, Jan. 23. - o - Vicar David and Mrs. Drechsler of Normal, HI. are parents of a son, David Michael, born Feb. 2. The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Buenger. Dorothy Montag, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Montag, began work this week for the Pocahontas R.E.C. as office secretary. Miss Montag graduated from Garrlgan High School, Algona, and Emmetsburg Junior College. Mr. and Mrs. Cletus Chicoine attended funeral services for his father, Edmund Chicoine, 74, on Feb. 3, at Elk Point, S.D. Mr. Chicoine died unexpectedly at his home of a heart attack Feb. 1. Mr. and Mrs. John D. Campbell, Aurora, Colo., are parents of a son, John David, born Jan. 28. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Frank Jergens. Mrs. Jergens returned Wednesday from a two-week stay in the Campbell home. Leo Hanselman returned home from the University Hospital, Iowa City, Wednesday after eye surgery there Feb. 2. Mrs. Harold Mikes has returned -from a two-week visit with Mrs. Marlin Hofmeyer and children at Brainerd, Minn, while Mr. Hofmeyer was in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. Mrs. Leo Hanselman underwent major surgery at Lutheran hospital in Ft. Dodge Feb. 6. Sgt. George W. Borgman arrived in Vietnam Jan. 21 and will be there for one year. New officers for the Ladies Social and Literary Club are Mrs. Wilbur Justice, president; Mrs. Cliff Munson, vice president; Mrs. Henry Fehr, secretary; Mrs. Herman Kramer, treasurer. Irvington Man Breaks Hip In Fall At Home IRVINGTON- Chris Gales is a patient at St. Ann Hospital since Friday evening. He had the misfortune to fall at his home and broke his hip. He is getting along satisfactorily. - o Mr. and Mrs. Jack Schulz left Sunday on a 2- week vacation in the east. They will visit relatives in Illinois and in Virginia at the home of her sister. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Davis have ,rooved here from Spirit Lake. He will be employed at carpentry. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Dole arrived home Saturday evening after a two*week trip east, stopping at Philadelphia, Washington, P.O., and other places of interest, then on to N, Carolina to visit Mr. Add Mrs, Wro, Russell and family, niece of Mrs. Dole. She is the former Maxtae MenJke of Bancroft. Whoever it was who first called women the fair sex didn't know tuuoli about justice. • • • » •*•>" The Friendly Store •:' ~~-"-. • * f -™ Sale Starts Tomorrow — 3 Big Days! THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY [ IN STORE 1 PLASTIC BOWLS Gaily colored bowls are perfect for lunchesl n-au IT'S SENSATIONAL! SPECTACULAR! COLOSSAL! Unheard of Savings! Don't Miss It! Come Early for the Bargains! Your Choice! 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