The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 25, 1933 · Page 9
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 9

Algona, Iowa
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Monday, December 25, 1933
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The Algona Upper Pea Moines, Algona, Iowa, Dec. 21,1933 Deep from the bottom of our hearts we wish our friends all that Christmas could possibly bring them in peace, contentment, prosperity and happiness. CWA PROJECTS PUT WESLEY MEN TO WORK, WESLEY ROADS IN SHAPE Station Cook's Service Cafe and Cabins On Highway 18 at East Cutoff to Algona. VERY BEST MANNER tie joyous day leading our very best Bloom Sixteen at Work; Some Are Graveling Roads, Others Cleaning Ditches Wesley: The roads north of the tracks In town have been given a nice coat of gravel through the government Civil Works administration, and work was commenced Saturday regraveling the streets south of the railroad tracks. Those who are working on the town project include: Ernie Hutchlnson and Charles Runchey, truck drivers, Matt Laux, foreman, Ernest Burch, John Bahr, Anthony Hildman, Charles Loe- blg, Will Lloyd and Will Knight, laborers. The men working on the county project Include: H. M. Hanson, foreman, Oliver Young, John Ormsby, George Welg, Henry Phillips, Ben Dorr and Fred Erickson, laborers, and they are at present cleaning the county ditches west of town which Includes, cutting and burning brush and a general cleaning out of the trees, etc., along the ditch banks. These men work six hours a day, five days a week and receive 50c an hour for their labor. Two Weeks Vacation School will be dismissed this week Friday afternoon for a two weeks' vacation. All of the teachers are planning to spend their vacations with home folks. Miss Relmer will go to Edgewood; Miss McConnell to MedlapoUs; Miss Packard to Renwick; Mr. Wlllert to Relnbeck and Miss Beck to Bellevue. School will again open on Monday, January 8th. ered dish lunch. This week's meeting will be held Friday night with Mrs. Will Carman, hostess. The members will assist Mrs. Meufer, cradle Roll chairman, in getting ready for her party to be held the next day in the Legion rooms. Olaf Funnemark, supervisor for Wesley and surrounding territory, received word Friday together with other supervisors of the county to employ immediately, women In the county, to be under government control and pay. Kossuth's allotment is fifteen women workers and after investigation, and the cooperation of local Red Cross workers, Mrs. Harry Johnson, was chosen who accepted and started her work Monday morning at nine o'clock. She will be stationed in the American Legion and Auxiliary rooms and will be employed six hours a day, five days a week and covering a period of eight weeks. The government pays thirty cents an hour for her labor whieh will include mostly sewing wearing apparel, comforters and perhaps other articles which the government will devise before the working period ended. week for the Christmas program to be given ftt the church this week Saturday evening. Mr. and Mrs. John V. Huff and two little sons and Win. Huff were Sunday evening visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Gardner and family northwest of Algona. Mrs. Gardner Is the sister of the two Mr. Huffs. Lois Miller, Lulu Aman and Eleanor Fraser planned a party last week on Thursday afternoon in honor of the twins, Margaret and Esther Hedrlck's birthday. It was held after school at the Hedrlck home east of town. The Sexton Ladles' Aid met last week Thursday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Orville Hedrick east of town. A nice crowd attended and after the Bible study a short program was given and Mrs. Skow was presented with a beautiful hooked rug for Christmas. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Neahrlng and little son, Donald were Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mrs. Neahring's jarents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Glave, who live at Brltt. Mr. and Mrs. Belvue Johnson and family of Goldfleld and Mr. and Mrs. Henry Brant were also guests there. To our friends, in grateful appreciation for the ninny kindnesses throughout the year, may we express hearty good wishes for a most Merry Christmas. Elk Cleaners & Tailors Phone 330 We Deliver. ®&c#x&X6^^ We've Been Waiting All Year for This All in all, this has been a rather pleasant year . , . and we've been waiting for this opportunity to tell you so ,.. and thank you for mak- uig it so ... and wishing you a jtferry Christmas in return. HESLEY & JOHNSON Service Station (Mid-Continent Products) CITY PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY. ATTORNEYS AT LAW R. J. Harrington J. D. Lowe HARRINGTON & LOWE ATTORNEYS AT LAW Booms 212-14 Viral Nat'l Bank Blk. ALGONA, IOWA J. L. BONAR ATTORNEY AT LAW Collections will receive prompt attention. ALOONA, IOWA W. B. QTJARTON H. W. MILLEB ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over Kossuth County State Bank Office Phone, 427 ALOONA, IOWA A. Hutchison T. O. Hutchison HUTCHISON & HUTCHISON ATTORNEYS AT LAW Qulnby Bldg. Phone 251 Algona, Iowa. B. I. VAN NESS A O. W. 8TILLMAN LAWYERS Office over Iowa State Bank. Phone 213-W Algona, Iowa. Gaylord D. Shumway Edward D. Kelly 8HUMWAY * KELLY ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over Qulnby & Krause Building Algona, Iowa. Phone 68. L. A. WINKEL ATTORNEY AT LAW Office in Qulnby Building. Phone 180. ALOONA, IOWA E, O. McMAHON Attorney at Law Oflloe over Quinby to Krauae Bldg- Algona, Iowa Phone 188 HIRAM B. WHITE Attorney at Law Oflloe over Iowa State Bank. Phone 200. P. A. DAN8ON ATTORNEY-AT-LAW Officeover low* State Bank BWf. Phone 4W-J »* l Algona, Iowa. CABBOL A. WANDEB Attoroey-at-Law Over iportoflioe J. W. Sullivan (dec'd) S. E. McMahon L. E. Llnnan SULLIVAN, McMAHON A UNNAN ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over County Savings Bank ALOONA, IOWA. PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS J. N. KENEFICK. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON Office formerly occupied by Dr. A. L Rlst over Rexall drug store. Office Phone 300 Rea. Phone 826 ALGONA, IOWA. C. H. CRETZMEYER, M. D. Surgeon & Physician Office John Galbralth Bldg. Phone 444-310 W. D. ANDREWS, D. O. Osteopathlc Physician and Surgeon General Hospital Phones: Office 187; Residence 683. Algona, Iowa. P. V. JANSE, M. D. PHYSICIAN & SURGEON Office on South Dodge St. Phone No.—Res. S68; Office 666. MELVIN O. BOURNE. PHYSICIAN & SURGEON Office over Post Office Bdg. Phones Office 197 Rea. 91 DENTISTS DR. H. M. OLSON DENTIST Gas or Novocalne used for extraction Located over Chrlstensen Store. Phone: Business 166, Residence, 47t ALGONA, IOWA DR. C. D. 8CHAAP. DENTIST Qulnby Bldg. Phone lt» Res. Phone 174 Algona, Iowa VETERINARIANS Dr. L. W. Pox Dr. J. B. Wlnke Office 220 west State Street. Office Phone 476-W Re«. 476-B Algona, Iowa. JS££SSSSSmiiiSS*ESSim^SSm L, M. MERRITT Mortician 4k Funeral Director Phone No. 11 Algona. Iowa Our Want Ads Bring Quick Results M. E. Conference The first quarterly Joint conference of the Methodist churches of Wesley and Sexton held in the local church on Friday evening was very well attended with most of the official board present as well as good representations from all of the organizations within the church. Splendid reports were heard from tie different organizations and the work for the year shows a good start. Mr. and Mrs. Dan Froehiich of near St. Benedict are the parents of a baby girl born to them the middle of last week. Mr. and Mrs. John Arndorfer and family of near St. Benedict were guests Sunday at the home of their daughter and sister, Mrs. Leo Goetz. Mr. and Mrs. Calix Bauer and family of Good Thunder, Minn., were guests over the week end at the home of his brother, R. C. Bauer and family. Banns for the approaching marriage of Dorothy Reynolds to Robert Meuhe were announced by Rev. A. J. Wagner at the St. Joseph's church Sunday morning. Rev. I. C. McNulty attended a ministerial association meeting held at Britt Monday morning at ten o'clock of the different Methodist pastors of Hancock county. The local members and friends of the Methodist church have been Invited to attend.the play given at Sexton on Wednesday night which la sponsored by the Sexton Ladles' Aid. Mrs. Joe Goetz has the sincere sympathy of all her friends in this community in the loss of her father, E. M. Sparks, 63, who died suddenly Tuesday morning from heart disease. Miss Anna Johnson, who teaches in the home economics department at Boone is expected home Thursday to spend her two weeks' vacation with her several sisters In the Wesley community. Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Olson are the parents of a baby daughter born to them Friday. This is their third daughter and sixth child. Miss Marcella West is assisting with the household duties. Miss Irma Ward is returning home Friday evning from Mitchell where she baa been employed teaching school in the grades. She will return following ;wo weeks at home during the Christmas holidays. Anton Goetz and daughter, Mrs. Geo. Haughtmann, George, Henry Dorothy and Lee Goetz, Mrs. Harry Johnson, Mr. and Mrs. Lou Goetz and William and Minnie Frimml attended the funeral of their friend and neighbor, E. M. Sparks, Thursday afternoon. The Christmas tree programs given in the churches locally next week end will be held at the Methodist church Sunday evening, beginning at 7:30 o'clock, and at the Congregational church Monday night. The Sexton program will be given Saturday night at 7:30 o'clock. School closes here Friday for a two weeks' vacation for the Christmas holidays, following programs in the assembly roum and the two grade rooms. The teachers are planning Christmas trees with stunts by and for the high school students, with other programs to be held in the grades. Special Christmas services will be held Sunday morning at ten o'clock at the Methodist church, with special Christmas anthems sung by the choir. Christmas day services will be held on Monday nornlng at the Congregational church with Rev. R. E. Berntsen delivering the Christmas message. Students in the public high school are putting out a high school paper with Edward Funnemark, the editor-in- chief. The first edition was mimeographed last week and proved entertaining and interesting in every detail. The paper sells for two cents per copy, and the students found a ready sale for their first edition. Special masses will be celebrated on Christmas day at the St. Joseph's Catholic church beginning at six o'clock on Sunday morning, with the second mass immediately following and the third mass at ten o'clock. A missionary priest will be here during the Christmas holidays to assist Rev. A. J. Wagner with the hearing of confessions and the services. At the Thursday bridge club party held at the L. L. Lease home Thursday night, six tables were in progress with bridge following a two course dinner at seven o'clock. Prize winners for high scores were awarded to Mrs. I. A. Gerdes and Carroll W. Goslln, and for low scores to Mr. and Mrs. Halvor Flom, Jr., with door prize being won by Mr. Flom. Eleven members of the American Legion Auxiliary and four guests, Miss Susie Pfiffner, Verna Kerrins, Mrs. J. Ormsby and Mtt. Ed Loebig met at the rooms Friday afternoon where several hours were spent tn sewing carpet raga followed by me serving of a cov- Good Hope to Present Christmas Program Good Hope: The Christmas program at Good Hope this year will be present ed at the church next Friday evening :t will be important that parents hav ng children in the program get them there on time so that we may begi promptly. The public is welcome. Mrs. Mame Steinman and the Ear Sfeinmans were guests at the Albert Reid home at Haifa Sunday. The Rev. and Mrs. Allen Wood wer at Garner on Tuesday for the funera of Herbert Wood an intimate frieiv and former parishioner. The Ladies Aid meeting at the horn of Mrs. Otto Engstrom last week Wed nesday drew a large crowd of member and friends to particpate in a most sue cessful meeting. Mrs. Henry Engstrom was assistant hostess. The play of the parent-teachers as sociatlon of Dlst. No. 7 was an un qualified success and demonstrated t talent for dramatic expression on the part of a number of the participants. A crowd which packed the Good Hope community room greeted the program with spontaneous and enthusiastic applause. A nice sum was netted for thi purchase of equipment for the school. At Good Hope next Thursday even- Ing, Dec. 28, at 8 o'clock District Supi Muhleman will show the moving pictures which he took at the Century o Progress fair. This presentation is free to the public which is cordially invited to be present. However, the members of the L. A. S. December birthday group will serve light refreshments in the dining room following the program at a cost of IGc. A meeting of officials and friends of the church in the flrs quarterly conference of the church year will be a part of the activities of the evening. VWy&XWO^^ Mr. and Mrs. Charles Stratton and two jons were visitors with relatives in Sexton last week Tuesday evening. The young people of the cast of characters for the play, "Hunting the Blue Bag," practiced at the hall Sunday afternoon. Mrs. Henry Phillips and four children of Wesley were Sateday afteteoon visitors at the home of her mother Mrs. Sarah Wise. A number of Sexton people attended the supper, first quarterly conference meeting and slides held at the Methodist church in Wesley last Friday evening. Thomas Blalne and son, John, drove to Cedar Rapids Tuesday of last week ,o attend the funeral of his niece, Mrs George Vaughn, who had died Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Peter Klrschbaum of Ayrshire were visitors last week on Wednesday evening at the home of his jrother, Mr. and Mrs. August Klrsch- baum and family. Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Taylor and three sons, Mrs. Drusilla Noble and Miss Edth Greenfield attended the Christmas cantata at the Methodist church in Allona Sunday evening. The program committee, Mrs. Harvey Steven and Mrs. Drusilla Noble, have been practicing the children the past 8 Enjoy Christmas Cheer and Happiness At this time, we wish to extend to our friends, whether customers or not ALL THE GOOD CHEER AND GREETINGS OF THIS CHRISTMAS SEASON. 1933 has been a puzzle and a question mark to most of us. Yet the close of the year offers a brighter outlook and greater confidence for all in the future. Let us all boost for our nation, our state and our own community and city 1934. in Best Wishes to All from an Old Firm with Progressive Ideals. F. S. 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