The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 7, 1957 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, February 7, 1957
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V 4 w I I »-Algcno (lo.J Upper DM Moinet Thursday, Peb. 7, 1957 Rites Saturday For 118 Yr. Old Victim Of Fire Here . Funeral services for Oonlon Lee Braun, 18. victim of a flash two-alarm fire early Thursday morning, were held at 2 Saturday in Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev. Li.ither Lncst h officiating. Burial was in River- view cemetery. MeCullough's Funeral Chnpri vras in charge of Pallbearer* were Jerry Ferstl. Darold Eischrid. Richard Olson, Rob Prince. Larry Johnson and Clinton Godden. Here's Help! Your income is the vital link in planning for your future. Let me show you how to safeguard your Income in case of accident or sick* ness. Call me today. Phone 354 State & Thorington Sts. Representing WOODMEN ACCIDENT AND LIFE COMPANY ARNIE J. RICKLEFS The fire, which resulted in Gordon's death, almost, completely gutted n house owned by Mr and Mrs Richard R. Robinson. sister and brother-in-law of young Braun, located on cast Poplar street, northeast e.f the Milwaukee depot. The fire was reported by George Balluff. manaser of the Decker buying station, at 6:15 a.m. Another alarm was turned in at 6:20 a.m. Mrs Helmer Helmers, who lives near the Robinson house, was the first to see the flatries. which were shooting out the front door and windows of the house. Her husband nnd another neighbor. Levt Hendren, raced to the scene of the fire, and were Krooted by an explosion, presumably a five gallon fuel oil can. When they neared the front door. The entire north portion of the hose was a mass of flames when firemen arrived, and they had to battle the inferno for almost a half hour before they could enter and begin a search for Gordon. His body was found in the northwest room on the ground floor next to the oast wall, covered with wallpaper, insulation and debris from the fire. According to Fire Chief Ira Kohl, it is possible Gordon was either putting kerosene or some other type of fuel oil on the fire, or lighting a wood-coal heater, located in the kitchen, when the fire flashed up, catching his Algeria Upper Dei Moinw FARM SALE CALENDAR Farm sales appearing in the Algonn Upper Des Moines will receive free listing in this colurfm every week, ;tnd also will be broadcast before the sale day clothing afire. In some way, Gordon got to the room adjoining the kitchen where his body was found. j Gordon had been doing some carpentry work in the house and decided to stay all night, after working late. He wanted to get up early and get started on the job the next morning. Gordon Lee Braun, son of Mr and Mrs Raymond C. Braun. was born here Nov. 22. 1938. went ta school here and graduated with the class of 195fi from Algona' high school. He had been working as a carpenter since graduation. Survivors include his parents, three sisters, Janice. Marian and Lorraine (Mrs Robinson), and three brothers, Leslie, Larry and Arnold. radio station 11:55 a.m. and | specially - purchased NEW FURNITURE at BJUSTROM'S (ACTUAL PHOTOGRAPHS OF THESE VALUES BELOW) PAIR TV SWIVEL CHAIRS k TABLE, LARGE LAMP ^ (Entire Grouping Pictured Above) Complete For Only The pair of Chairs in stunning combination of wrought iron with brass rod trim, and wipe-clean plastic upholstery in superb colors . . . ihe Table as pictured in rich mahogany or lime oak, and a .truly handsome new table, too! ... and the lovely tall alabaster lamp that is a "conversation piece" in itself, with new tier fibre glass shade. The ENTIRE ensemble-stunningly modern — yours for but forty dollars I . • Choose The Pair of (Chairs From Eight Different New Colors I Would Normally Cost $125.00 DROP-LEAF TABLE AND FOUR MATCHING CHAIRS ALL FOR 90 89 '.y >TV. Photo Above Shows Duncan . Table with Leaves Dropped Rich - looking in every detail . . . in deep mahogany woods of polished beauty, m true Duncan Phyfe styling, in matchless ., . workmanship . . a dining set that Phyfe lends grace and dining alcove. AiARTIGULARLY GORGEOUS SEVEN-PIECE DINETTE SET Like Getting a "Too Good To Be True" Dinette Ensemble At A Price Promotion Saving ! $106 Extra large, spacious table, with an out-of-this-world 'wood grain' top of rare beauty . . . and new modern chairs that are in themselves spaciously large and extremely comfortable. This set must be seen in person to be really admired! All seven pieces — table and six matching chairs — at this special Bjustrom price I As Always, Buy On Bjustrom's Easy Terms ustrom's Furniture over Algona's KLGA on the 4:25 p.m. news. Sale advertising in the Algofia Upper Des Moines reaches more families in this area than through any other advertising medium. List your sale da^es early with the Upper Des Moines. Feb. 1, Thursday — Louis Scheppmann closing out sale, 4 south. 3 east. '••> north of Algona. Frasor & Quinn. auctioneers; Security State Bank, clerk. Sale details last week. Feb. 7, Thursday — Mrs Bernita Sol berg, complete closing out sate at farm located 4Vfe miles south of Hinpsted. Lloyd Berkland and Lyle Bensen, auctioneers. Details in UDM ast week. Feb. 8. Friday — John Fabris closing out, 3 west and 3 north of Fenton. Berkland and Benson, auctioneers; First Trust & Savings Bank, Fenton, clerk. Sale details last week. Friday, Feb. 8 — George Swa- Ive, 2 north, 1 west, 1% north of Buffalo Center, in Hebron twp. Machinery, pigs, calves, etc. DeVries Bros., auctioneers; Ti« tonka Savings Bank, clerk. Sale details UDM last week. Monday, Feb. 11 — Ernest Nauman closing out, S 1 ^ south of Burt. Big line machinery, including five tractors. Leek & Reiling, auctioneers, Security State Bank, Algona, clerk. Sale details UDM today. Tuesday. Feb. 12 — Farm machinery sale, Ernest J. Widen, Corwith. Sale details today. Monday, Feb. 11 — Edw. Solberg sale of 39 head cattle, machinery, milking equipment, buildings, etc. at the farm 4 west and 1V2 north of Fenton. Benson, Quinn & Yungeberg are auctioneers, and the First Trust & Savings of Armstrong is the clerk. Sale details in full are in today's Upper Des Moines. Tuesday, Feb. 12 — Elmer Ste- britz, 1M> north. 1 east of Cylinder. Dairy cattle, machinery, etc. Berkland & Benson, auctioneers; Cylinder State Bank, clerk. Sale details today. Wednesday. Feb. 13 — Gerald "Tony" Brown sale of dairy herd and other items, including 30 head of cattle and 30 bred gilts. Sale to be held on a farm a mile west and l s i ml. south of Wesley, beginning at 1 p.m. Leek and Reiling auctioneers and Iowa State Bank, clerk. Details in UDM today. Feb. 14, ThuMday —\Wm. Huisman, 1*4 miles west of rainbow bridge at Titonka, complete line of very good machinery and Holstein cows. Quinn & Yunge- berg, auctioneers. Titonka Savings Bank, clerk. Sale details today. Feb. 16, Saturday *-. Schlickel- man & Klingaman dairy dispersal sale, 41 head purebred and high grade Holsteins. Farm located 4Vi east of Emmetsburg. Lloyd Berkland arid Charles Quinn, auctioneers; Cylinder State Bank, clerk. Sale details February 18. Monday — Armor Lemkee, V* So. Irvington, full machinery, etc. Youngeberg & Quinn, auctioneers; Security State, clerk. . Feb. 19, Tuesday — George R. Davis closing out sale. Details later. Thursday. Feb. 21 — Lars Skaar sale, north and east of Swea City, complete line power machinery, 19 Whiteface Heifers, Quinn and Yungeberg, auctioneers, Ledyard State Bank, Clerk. Details later. Hospital Patient Swea City — Mrs Dean Swanson is in the Holy Family hospital, Estherville, recovering from a gall bladder operation Thursday, Jan. 31. NOTICE OF SCHOOL ELECTION PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given to the qualified voters of the Sentral Community School District, In the Miscellaneous FIRST CHOICE OF A MILLION farmers and ranchers — low cost Land Bank loan. Why? Savings plus security. See Eugene H. Hutchins, Sec.-Tr., Nat'l Farm Loan Ass'n., 110 S. Dodge St., Algona, Iowa. 6* NOTICE TO MY CUSTOMERS —I have moved from 410 So. Phillips to 401 S. Minn. St., Algona. Bill Naylor. 5-6* N-O-T-I-C-E We make Name Tapes, Covered Buttons, Buckles, Belts, and Buttonholes in our store. — NORTH IOWA SEWING MACHINE CO. Algona. if FARM MANAGEMENT Farm Appraisals Farm Sales NELS J. ANDERSON Field Representative FARMERS NATIONAL, CO. Phone 582 6 DAVIS large Flour Sack TEA TOWELS Counties of Kassiith and Palo Alto, State of Iowa, that a special school election has been called and ordered to be held th imd ftor said School District on the fifth da* of March. 1957, whereat there will be Submitted to the voters of said Seritral Community School District, to be by them voted upon the following proposition, towit: "Shall the Board of Directors of the Sentral Community School District In the Counties of Kossuth and Palo Alto. State of Iowa, issue bonds in an amtount not to exceed $450,000.00 for the purpose of carrying out a tilgh school building program consisting of erecting a new high school building, procuring a site there- for In the Northeast earner of the Northeast Quarter (NE%) of Section Twenty-one., (21), Township Ninety-seven (97) North. Range Thirty (30), West of the 5th P.M.. % Kossuth County, Iowa, and procuring and improving adjoining land as a site for an athletic Held in and for said School District." The polls for said election will be open from twelve o'clock noon iintfl seven o'clock P.M. of said day, and for said election the whole of said Community School District has been consolidated Into and will constitute one voting precinct and the polling place therefor will be at the publio school building in the Town of Fenton. Kossuth County, Iowa, at which time and place nil of the auallflM voters of said School District are hereby notified to appear. This notice is given by order of the Board of Directors nf the Sentral Community School District pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 236. Code of Iowa, 1354. and to a sufficient petition with the requisite signatures in accordance therewith, and as oidei- ed by a resolution adopted bv the Board of Directors on the 4th day of February, 1957. „ . Dated at Seneca Township. Kossiun Countv, Iowa, this 4th dny of February. A. D., JW7. fle Countryman Secretary, Board of Directors (Published Feb. 7, 14, 21 nnd <Jfl. 1JIS7, in The Algona (Iowa) Upper Des Moines) .«, *». r **gj"^^^^^^^^^^^"^^™^^^^^^^^^^^™ Fowlers Fri., Sat., and Monday Limit 3 to * Cuatomtr A real bargain on a kltchtn n»e«»- iltyl Whit* 100 Ib. flour lack t»a toweli 36 Inches «quar«* Waihtd, bleached, opened, and ready to UM, Heavy weight muilln. Save money — UM these toweli at they are or hem and decorate them. DAVIS PAINT ASSOCIATE STORE 3 East State St. Algona, la. Do You Need CASH? For Small Bills, Income Tax, Etc., Consolidate, And Have Only One Place To Pay. BLOSSOM LOAN COMPANY Phone 125 Algona, Iowa (6-7) r NEW 1957 WALLPAPER PATTERNS Our New Spring Patterns Are Here In Refreshingly New Cojors And Designs. Plan Now To Give Your Home A "New look" The Inexpensive Woy, A Very Special Purchase! LADIES SLIPS Nationally Advertised At $4.95 We made Ihis "luck buy" so you'd have one for Valentine gift-shopping! We're bringing you nationally- advertised Slips, of crepe or tricot, tailored or lace-trimmed, thai are known as $4.95 sellers — for a very, very special price! Be a "cupid" for a modest price 1 MOJUD HOSIERY The number 1 Valentine! .... because they're so easy to give, so wonderful to get! And ladies specify "Mojuds" time and again, in these sheer new Spring gauges and shades. Mojud nylons at Fowlers — $1.35 $1.50 SPRING HANDBAGS Fresh new shapes and styles lo bring that touch of Spring to her costumes . .. colors that complement or contrast . .. fittings that set these bags apart as "something special" on Valentine's Day At Fowlers — $2.98 to $7.95 Go wan Building Supply PAINTS * WALLPAPER FLOOR COVERINGS Phone 275 Algeria 1 0% CASH DISCOUNT ON AIL STOCK WAUPAMt AND PRATT & IAM66RT PAINT HANSEN GLOVES Pick from our 'flower garden' of famed Hansen gloves . . . flower fresh new for Spring . . . pick them in nylon or cotton . . . pick them in, trim shorties or longer lengths . . . gnd pick them in colors and fabrics that she'll know are NEW! At Fowlers — $1 to $3.95 Costume JEWELRY We're sparkling with a most wonderful selection of Spring jewelry at Fowlers . and she'll "sparkle" with clips, pins, ear rings, necklaces, bracelets that charm in new stones, new colors/ new Jewelry fashions At Fowlers 50c to $4.95 Smart COMPACTS This is another "special purchase" luckily made by Fowlers, and luckily here for Valentine f ifl choosing. These are actual 2.95 and $3.95 values in compacts, a wide assortment of sizes and shapes to choose''from now at Fowlers — $1.95 And Many More Beautiful Valentine Gifts Throughout J

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