The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 7, 1957 · Page 14
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Ir Mil ARDrm HAlVEftSON Ntwt l-dltor ifiwf*n ftqunrijet March 7, 1957 Publ!*h«d By tft* Uppftf DM Mdtritt Co., Alflona, lomrtt Hans Baago Is New President Telephone Co. Fenton — The annual mooting Of the Fenton Co-Op Telephone Co. was held Saturday. Hans Baago was elected president to succeed Martin Wilberg. Norman Larson is vice president; Ed Pnebe, treasurer, and Gilbert Scribner Sr. is secretary. William Hantelman was elected to serve as a board member. Peter Jensen ;s the other board member. Penion 4-H Met The February meeting of the Fenton 4-H boys was held at the home of John T. Ruger. Discussion was on the hog project for the next two months. Twelve members were present with their leader Ervin Borchardt. Jerome and Darrell Zwiefel were guests. Bob Johnson of Algona attended the meeting. Infant Baptized Linda Carol, infant daughter of Mr and Mrs George O. Jorgenson. was baptized Sunday at the local Methodist church. Sponsors were Mrs Hilda FOS.S, Mrs George M. Jorpenson and Mr and Mrs Orlin Foss. Lung Surgery Tot Boy Max Borchardt, 3 year old son of Mr and Mrs Ervin Borchardt. is a patient at the Mason City hospital where he underwent lung surgery last Tuesday. Mr and Mrs Don Sleinberger were Tuesday evening visitors in the Rex Swanson home at Wrrit- temore. Frank McFall and Wendell Rusch were in Marshalltown, Monday and Tuesday of this week where they attended Lennox Heating and Air Conditioning sales meeting. Mr and Mrs Max Hiatt and family of Burl were Sunday evening visitors In the Frank Mueller home. Luther League met Sunday evening at the Blakjer Lutheran WHAT \ FINISH for N WHAT SURFACE? By Ray and Wilfred Stoeber Today, there are dozens of types of paint to choose From. Sometimes several types of paint may be suitable for a particular project. No wonder many people are confused about what finish to use for what surface. * * * * Here, briefly are a few yardsticks to use in choosing the right paint for the job: Lefs take fhe various wall finishes first. A wall finish has three, variables: color, washability and gloss. Wash- ability increases with an increase in gloss. Low gloss flat pdints are good for living rooms and bedrooms while high gloss enamels are best for kitchens and bathrooms. * * * We recommend that you use SUPERMIX Alkyd Flat Wall Paint (or Super Kemtone if you prefer a latex base paint) when you need a flat wall paint. When you need an enamel, we recommend SUPERMIX 4-Hour Enamel or SUPERMIX Satin Finish. * * * Choosing a good outside paint is no longer a problem. We carry one paint that is tops in quality and suitable for any outside job - SUPERMIX House Paint. If you want a good one coat house paint, we recommend SUPERMIX One Coat House Paint. * * * SUPERMIX Floor Enamel is the best paint for porches, steps and floors; either wood or concrete. Either SUPER- MIX 4-Hour Varnish or SUPERMIX Plasti-FiJm Varnish is the best for solid hardwood flooring where a natural finish is desired. .* * * If we haven't covered the type of finish you've been wondering about, why not come in and talk it over. We're sure we can help you pick the right paint. STOEBER HARDWARE FENTON, IOWA OUR OWN HARDWARE Your Home Town Paini Headquarters Here is a gpod buy tyig week: PAINT POT 49c Value For 29c church with hostess Judy- Brat- iiiet and Marlene Jensen. The Rev. Harlan Blockhus was in charge of the devotions. Carol Johfinnt'son presented the lesson. Readings were given by Gary Loge a n d Donald Cherland. Marilyn Johannosen played an accordion solo. There were fifteen members and one guest, Mrs Amey Cherland, present Mr and Mrs J. Wallace Smith and boys have returned from several weeks vacation in Arizona. Mr and Mrs Melvin Ricklef and Larry of Titonka and Mr and Mrs Paul Winter and Julie of Lakota were Sunday guests in the parental Roelf Miller home. Mrs Albert Mitchell is spending this week at Sioux Falls, So. Dak. with her daughter, Anna Marie who is attending college at Augustana. Mr and Mrs Ted Meiers and Charlotte of Whittemore and Mr and Mrs Martin Hantelman went to Minneapolis Sunday. Charlotte will take three months o| special nurses training at the University hospital. Mrs James Harris of Bell, California, is visiting in the Martin Ohm and Sam Warner homes. Mr and Mrs Don Steinberger visited with Mrs John Carrol at Estherville Sunday. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Halverson, Merle and Barbara and Mr and Mrs Gerhart Hantelman attended funeral services Saturday afternoon for Ross Gilbaugh at the Methodist church at Graettinger. Mr and Mrs Paul Cornelius spent Sunday with Mr and Mrs E. L. Cornelius at Lake City. Mrs Sarah Weisbrod visited Saturday with relatives at Klemme, Iowa. On Sunday afternoon she attended the 40th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Ralph Ludeke at Clear Lake. Mrs Weisbrod is a sister of Mr Ludeke. Sunday dinner guests at the Gerhard Hantelman home were Mr and Mrs Ed Bruhn, Mr and Mrs Merle Voigt and girls and Bernard Heine. Mr and Mrs Franklin Mueller and boys, William Vpigt and Lois were Saturday evening guests at the Merle Voigt home. William Voigt spent this past week at Rochester where he had a medical check-up. Lois accompan- ed her father to Rochester. Mrs J. A. Schwartz was hostess to the Saturday afternoon bridge club at her home on March 2nd. Guest players were Mrs Gaylord Johnson and Mrs Paul, Eigler. Mrs Jessie Newel won high score prize, Mrs E. W. Ruske, second high and Mr? Webber Yager, low score prize. Mr and Mrs Paul Cornelius, Mr and Mrs Ray Payne of Lake City and Mrs Carrie Odin of Estherville were Sunday evening guests in the Lloyd Cornelius home at Graettinger in honor of Leonard's 10th birthday. Mr and Mrs Ed Uthof and family were afternoon visitors at the Cornelius home in Graettinger. Mr and Mrs Henry Teiman, and Mr and Mrs W. R. Wolfe wej-e Sunday dinner guests in the Jack Tieman home at Burt. Mr and Mrs Schwarzenbach and Karen spent Sunday at the Paul Schaffer home at Yankton, South Dakota. Members of the Homebuilders Sunday School class of the Methodist church enjoyed a pot-luck supper at the church last Wednesday evening, Mr and Mrs Carroll Charlson of Estherville were Sunday evening dinner guests in the Henry Wilberg home. Mrs S. E, Straley is spending this week at the Donald Void home at Lake Mills. Mr and Mrs Francis Moye of Reinbeck were weekend guests in the Robert Anderson home They are the parents of Mrs Anderson. Mr and Mrs Marold Schlei were Sunday guests in the Maurice Bilsbough home at Titonka. Mr and Mrs Don Steinberger and family were Thursday evening guests of Mrs Elsie Stein- Fenton Forward Officers Picluree above are four officers of the Fenton Forwards girls 4-H club, which will be honored en 4-H Day in Algona Saturday , , , Mrs Raymond Laabs, Lone Rock, is ;'lub leader. Those pictured above arej top left, Ruth Miller, president; top right, Judy Voight, vice-pres.; bottom left, Joyce VoigHt, secretary; bottom right, Brenda Finnestad, treasurer. A complete :lub roster i£ given on another page of .today's Upper Des Moines special 4-H club issue. berger at Blue Earth, Minn. Thursday afternoon guests of Mrs Ed Schlei were Mrs Mary C. Hansen, Mrs Sarah Weisbrod, Mrs Art Voigt, Mrs Roy Chris- chilles and Mrs Charles Weisbrod. Seneca Woman Badly Burned, Boiling Water Seneca — Mrs Fred Johannesen is recuperating from a badly burned right thigh, leg and foot, which she suffered a week ago Saturday morning. The accident occurred when a coffee pot filled with boiling water tipped over and scalded Mrs Johannesen. She has been under a doctor's care. OPEN HOUSE & SILVER DOLLAR DAY| With Free Coffee and Doughnuts/too! SATURDAY, MARCH 9, FENTON 10 -DOOR PRIZES -10 1-300 Ibs. Felco Feed Balancer 2-800 Ibs, Felco Feed Balancer 3-Cutlery Set 4-1 Ftlco 12-3 Poultry Antibiotic 5<~AMtometic Poultry Fountain 6-1 Ool. No. 4 ister Weed Spray 7-1 Pol. No. 4 Amine Weed Spray 8~25 U»s. Dog Food 7 f»Two Esp Baskets 10-1 Quart VanUol W #W . u'i 1* i& •* £<M, Register YOU Bo WOT A* Dwwta* 1 Silver Dollar Given on Each Cash Sale $50 of Merchandise GRASS SEED AND SEED CORN WILL BE IN This Is The Time To 6«t F?rtilfcf r and Crass Seed GET YOUR $ $ $ $ SATURDAY! FENTON CO-OP ELEVATOR Wh»rt You Trod • With Youn»lf Mrs Harold Grunhovd was host-" ess -to the Seneca Thursday club at her home Thursday afternoon. Rev. Neal A. Olsen, pastor of the Strand Lutheran church at Dunbar, Iowa, will be guest speaker at the Preaching-Reaching-Teaching Mission which will be held at the Blakjer Lutheran church Sunday evening through Thursday evening, March 10-14 The Seneca Senior Class have begun rehearsals on their class play which will be presented the early part of April. Mrs Oriole Christiansen is directing the play. Little Randy Mueller, small son of Mr and Mrs Lawrence Mueller, has been ill this past week, suffering from tonsilitis. When Randy has satisfactorily recovered from the tonsil infection he expects to undergo surgery from a hernia. , Mr and Mrs Earl Crouch spent a couple of days at Ames this past week visiting with their son Jerry who submitted to an appendectomy early in the week. Mr and Mrs Elmer Hanisch spent Wednesday at Plover where they visited with relatives. Marcia Hartshorn was hostess to the Seneca boys basketball team following their 40-39 win over Fenton Tuesday evening. Others in attendance included Sharon Dorsey, Margaret Nielsen, Sharon Klein, Beverly Odin and a friend from Estherville. Seneca friends of the Gordon Christiansens, former Seneca School Supt, now Supt. at Grafton, were shocked Thursday to hear of the sudden death of the Christiansen little year and a half old daughter Joan. The little girl died very suddenly last week Wednesday morning from pneumonia. She had not been ill previously. Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon at the Lutheran Church at Scar- ville. The Seneca Luther League met at the churcb parlors Sunday evening. Rev. Blockhus led the group in devotions. Donald Cherland gave a reading, Marilyn Johannesen, an accordion solo and Gary Loge gave a reading. The-topic was presented by Carol Johannesenf. Larry Menz . and Bob Butterfield, who enlisted in the army and left the latter part of January are receiving their basic training at Fort Ord, Calif. Fenton Forwards 4-H Meeting The Fenton Forwards met for their February meeting at the home of Brenda Finnestad. The club planned a roller skating party, March 5. Judy Voigt and Mary Reinhart gave a report on the meeting they attended at Algona, and Mary Reinhart gave a talk. Mrs Laabs gave a demonstration. A delicious lunch was served by the hostess. SWEA CITY NEWS Mr and Mrs Dick McNeil, Excelsior, Minn, visited over the weekend at the home of her parents, Mr and Mrs Bernard Peterson. Lewis Eckholm was taken by ambulance to' the hospital at Estherville, Sunday morning, Feb. 24. He has been in poor health for a number of years and of late has been seriously ill with asthma and a heart condition. It is understood, he will remain there for treatment for a week or ten days. Mr and Mrs Roy Kluger and family have moved to the Virgil Jensen farm vacated by the Linus Petersons, four miles south east of Swea City. Also on Friday, the Arnold Carlsons moved from East Chain twp. to the August Beck farm one mile south of Swea Clity. The farm vacated by the Carlsons has been leased by Mr and Mrs Howard Krentz, of Truman, who are moving in this week. Sunday dinner guests at the home of the Rev. and Mrs Si Hammer were Miss Judy Bra- Coming Events Thursday, March 7 — Woman's Society of Christian Service; Fairville Ladies Aid. Saturday, March 9 — Legion Auxiliary. Tuesday, March 12 — Fenton Woman's Club. Thursday, March 14 — Bertha Circle; Gladys Circle; Depew Fellowship Circle; Friendly Neighbor Club. FENTON BUSINESS and PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY J, Wallace Smith Real Estate Broker General Insurance THE FRIENDLY TAVERN Invites You To Fenton WEISBROD Implement Company JOHN DEERE DEALER Bus. Phone 3 Res. Phone 60 HANTELMAN BUILDING SERVICE For Building • Remodeling PHONE 129 or 17 Dr. E, W. Ruske DENTIST Office Phone 79 Residence 25 Fenton, Iowa HANTELMAN'S GARAGE Auto 6 Tractor Repairs FENTON, IA. vender and Miss Iva Moats. The two Hammer sons, Henry and Ronald were also home, having made their parents a surprise weekend visit. Henry is.study- ing dentistry at the^tate Univer* sity and Ronald is a student at Iowa State Teachers college. Whittemore Ralph Eugene Walker, son of Mr and Mrs Ralph Walker Sr. left Monday for Fender, Neb. where he will be employed with the Union Pacific railroad as telegrapher. Mr and Mrs Edwin Lieb and family of Lotts Creek, Mr and Mrs Leonard Meyer and sons of Rodman, Mr and Mrs Reinhard Behnke of Algona," and Mr and Mrs William Meyer Sr. were Friday evening visitors at the home of Mr and Mrs Herman Behnke, on the birthday of their daughter Mary. Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mr and Mrs Harold Kuecker were Mr and Mrs Ralph Walker and family of here, Mrs Bessie Walker, Mrs Jeri McKean and son Terry and daughter Jill, and Arthur, Locke of Algona.' Mrs Elmer Ostwald was released from the Lutheran hospital in Fort Dodge Thursday where she underwent surgery. Mrs Otto Bell was released from the Lutheran hospital in Fort Dodge, Saturday, following medical treatment. NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING The annual Meeting of the member* of thi Fenton Co-operative Creamery company will be held in the Fenton Community Center «n Saturday afternoon, March 16, at 1:30 p.m., for the purpose of electing directors and to transact such ether business as may properly eeme before the meeting. There will be a program and lunch will be served. Alfred H. Meyers, Secretary THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL Fenton, Iowa Experienced Embalmers and v Funeral Directors Reliable 24 Hour Ambulance Service Funerals May Be Referred To Us With Confidence Phone FENTON 23 RINGSTED 21001 21006 20216 McFALL & RUSCH PLUMBING - HEATING WIRING "We Sell, install or Service" FURNACES, WELL SYSTEMS, PLUMBING, and ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES - BOTTLE GAS SERVICE PHONE 120or 111 FENTON Get Your Oats & Seed CLEANED and TREATED NOW! Panogen Liquid Seed disinfectant Has Had Remarkable Results On Oats WE SELL IT ALSO - Spread Your Fertilizer Now and Be Ready For Oats Seeding Fenton Co-Op Elev. See the Westiiighonse ^^^^ «Mn_ . ^y PARADE OF 1957 APPLIANCE VALVES I FROST-FREI,.. TKJ. llVi-ft. *f» hot frwxor below. FROST* I 5?±^^rLi_^Brj^^»i» I FROST.FREE , , . thHine," Fife flit family JWNCH RANG! . *. «*n»t«» ly autwaetifc Feetvrat meat that. to f0ng«,.,,..|349,9? This WettinatauM y OH prise ranftt ffatwrti •» a low . 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