The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 21, 1957 · Page 22
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&-Af§ono (to.) Upper 0*s MolnM Thursday, March 21, T957 llvermore Girl To Wed Algona Man On May 6 Phyllis Faith Livermore — Mr and Mrs Olson of Livermore are announcing the engagement to their niece Phyllis Faith to John Eller Jr. of Algona. The wedding will take place May 6th in Algona. Mrs Ed McKcnna, Mrs Mc- JCenna, Mrs Richard Fullerton, Mrs Elmer Schrcibcr, Mrs Robert Wilson and Agnes Berte were hostesses to tjre March meeting of the Sacred Heart Guild in the parish hall Tuesday afternoon. Mrs Julius Becker opened her home to the Neighborhood club members Tuesday af t e r n o o n. High prize 'at 500 went to Mrs Harold Stoddard, traveling prize to Mrs Henry Groh and consolation to Mrs John Sorlie. Mrs Elmer Gronbach entertained the Just For Fun Club at her farm home Wednesday afternoon. Auction bridge was the afternoon's entertainment. High prize went to Mrs Clifford Baker, second high to Mrs Martin Miller. Other prizes went to Mrs Ernest Logue and Mrs Robert Wilson. New members in the club are Mrs Culvert Johnson, Mrs Francis Murphy, Mrs Robert Wilson and Mrs Ernest Logue. The Contract Club were entertained at the home of Mrs J. F. Hamm Saturday afternoon »with Mrs Robert Wilson as a guests. High prize went to Mrs Alvin Lenertz and second high to Mrs Ted Wagner. Other prizes went to Mrs Robert Wilson and Lena Altaian. Mrs Harry ' Clark will be the next hostess. Mrs Carl Hanselman and Mrs Otto Jagles were hostesses to the Lutheran Ladies Aid at their church Thursday afternoon. Mrs Fred Hintz conducted the business meeting. Mrs Rasmus Olson was hostess to the-W.S.C.S. Wednesday afternoon in the church parlors. Truman Pruitt of St. Joe has opened an electric repair shop in the^Seger building that he recently purchased. Mr and Mrs Maurice Miller and family of Algona were Sunday afternoon visitors at the Mrs John Smith home. Mrs Miller is Mrs Smith's niece. Mr and Mrs Laurence Frederick have returned home from Louistown, Mont, where they attended the funeral services of Mrs Frederick's mother, Mrs John Neal. Mj- and Mrs Harold Hunt and Lois of Algona visited Sunday with her parents, Mr and Mrs James Hughes. Dr. and Mrs R. W. Beardsley, who attended the Medical convention in Chicago, III. and visited his father in Richmond. Ind. returned home Monday. Mrs Grorge Foth. Richard, Allen and Gordon Foth. Mis Richard Thul, Mrs Thomas Crn- hnn. Mr anil Mrs John Foth of Algona and Mr and Mr? Dirk- pen of Carroll visited George Foth Sunday at Mercy hospital in Fort Dodge. Dinner gursts Sunday evening at tho Raymond Berte home nj honor of the rinhlh birthday of their son Richard were Mrs Anna Berte and Atones and Lena nnd Pete AHrnan. Mr nnd Mrs Julius Becker and family were Friday evening visitors at the Bill Erpelding home near LuVerne. Bill Biesch Is New Resident Of Sexton The Village Gossip Sexton — The Sexton commu- ity is keeping up its population gain campaign. In this case St. Benedict's loss is Sexton's gain. Mr and Mrs Biesch and daughter are the welcome new neighbors. They will live in the former Goedcrs home now owned by Art Klien. Mr Biesch will do mechanical repair work in the shop at their new home. Mr Biesch also operates a trucking and corn shelling business. Little Miss Biesch became acquainted with her new neighbors by stay* ing with Mrs Art Klein while her mother was getting the new home ready. Long vacations in warmer climates seem to be catching on around Sexton. In this case Mack Wise will be a bachelor again while Mrs Wise spends a month in California. She will stay with her daughter, Mrs Verle Fraser in San Diego. Many of her old neighbors have asked about Mrs Carrie Olson who is now living in Algona with Mr and Mrs Leslie Huff. She is reported to be well enough to be up but she is still confined to the house. Illness has hit one of our local bachelors. George Yanser has been in the Britt hospital the past week. A diabetic condition has made surgery necessary as soon as Mr Yanser's health can be improved by rest and medical care. If Mrs Roy Hansen doesn't seem to leave any tracks in the spring mud it's because -she is moving too fast. She is trying,, to keep up with the care of her sister-in-law, Miss Cora Hanseni keep their gas station open and also dp,; ifrerextra'driving a teenage daughter in school seems to take. Mr and Mrs John Jennings had Sunday dinner with Mr and Mrs Ralph Parsons in Algona. Mr and Mrs Parsons are making a trip to Arizona to bring his parents home for the summer. Mr and Mrs Elmer Phillips also had Sunday dinner out to help celebrate the 6th birthday of a nephew, David Marlow of Bancroft. Sexton's first sign of spring has appeared. The early birds, August and Leo Kirschbaum have started work cleaning up the yard already. Grover and Clarence Brubb have also burned the grass in their yard but they have to start early to be ready for their annual Lela Fuoss Is Bride, March 9, At Whittemore Wtiiltemore—Miss Lela Fuosp, riaiiRhter of Mr and Mrs Earl Fuoss of Whittemore, became tho bride of Morris McCann, son of Mr and Mrs Richard McCann of Creston, in a beautiful candlelight ceremony in St. Paul's Lutheran church in Whittemore. Saturday evening, March 9, at 7:30. Rev. Paul G. Weinhold, pastor of the church, performed the single ring ceremony. Preceding the ceremony Reuben Butzke, organist, played the nuptial wedding marches and accompanied Mrs Evvald Voigt of Algona who sang. The attractive bride was escorted to the altar by her father and wore a white satin gown fashioned entrain with a sweetheart neckline. French pointed sleeves, and made torso style. Her fingertip veil of shadow 'net was held in place by a net tiara, her jewelry was a pearl necklace with matching earrings. She carried an arm bouquet .of red roses. She was attended by her cousin. Viola Berninghaus of Fort Dodge, as bridesmaid. William Fuoss, brother of the bride, acted as best man. Ushers were James and John Berninghaus of Lone Rock, cousins of the bride. Following the ceremony a reception was held at the home of the bride's parents for about 50 guests. The bride's table was decorated with her chosen colors of white and blue. A three-tiered wedding cake was the centerpiece of the table. The bride attended the St. Paul's Lutheran parochial school and graduated from Fenton high school and attended the Personal Training school in Omaha. The bridegroom attended the schools in Creston and served in thq army for three years. He is at present employed as a trucker. Mary Ann Fuoss, sister of the bride, was in charge of the guest book. Mrs Louis ' Berninghaus. aunt of the bride, cut the cake, six months trip to their Minnesota fishing resort. Mr and Mrs Palmer Riirup, former residents a number of years ago, came from Lakefield, Minnesota, to visit with Mr and Mrs Art Klein. The gang at the elevator has been busy moving some of those thousands of bushels of corn and they also have a new depot agent to break in to their ways now. Mr Young, the former agent, has been transferred to a permanent> position. Glenn Gabrielson made it home from his Washington trip in time to«attend the Farmers Night School banquet and get his diploma. It was a pretty important occasion for Joyce Gabrielson when she appeared in the operetta at the Lucia Wallace school. Attending from here were Mrs Gabrielson and Mrs V/'i 1 f o r d Ward and Joan. Mrs Glenn Gabrielson spent a busy week being an assistant hostess. She assisted Opal Nygaard in entertaining the Wesley W.S.C.S. She was also assists ant hostess for Mrs John Schnakenberg at an Irvington Homemakers meeting. To complete the family activity Glenda Gabrielson attended a farewell skating party for Paula' Parkins who is moving to Brazil, Indiana. and Mrs Arthur Mathers poured. Relatives who attended the wedding from a distance were Mr and Mrs Hundt of Watertown, Wis.: Mr and Mrs Herbert Hundt of Rubican, Wis.; Mr and Mrs Armand Hesprich and family of Watertown, Wis.; Mr and Mrs Max Bast and Alma Bast and Mr and Mrs Ewald Voigt of Algona and Alvina Bast of Emmetsburg. Mrs William Ostwald, wh<J had been a patient in the Memorial hospital in Emmetsburg last week was transferred to the Methodist hospital in Rochester Saturday morning. Maynard Roeber and Mrs Louis Mueller are patients in the Lutheran hospital in Fort Dodge. Mr and Mrs Lloyd Walker and son Gary and daughter Helen Lynette of Albert Lea visited at the parental home of Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith, Sunday afternoon. Mrs Orville Barber entertained a group of five girls at her home Wednesday afternoon In honor of her daughter Genevieve on her 12th birthday. Games were played and a lunch was served by Mrs Barber. Guests included Barbara Greinert, Ann Baas, Joyce Kuecker, Linda Meyer, and Cheryl Ostwald, Mr and Mrs Mervyn Bliesch and daughters Roxann a'n d Randy of Fort Dodge spent the weekend at the parental home of Mr and Mrs Orville Barber. the parly signers, two-thirds are from areas not included in the commercial corn area. Therefore, it seems that this approach might be widely acceptable. Man? letters have been received in the office from the District assailing the 71.8 billion dollar budget of the President. All correspondence demands that the budget be cut and I wholeheartedly agree with this. I am supporting every move to reduce the budget to a more realistic figure, and I will continue to devote my energies toward that end, with a hope and a prayer that waste and needless spending can be more completely eliminated. March 14, 1957 Merwin Coad Your Congressman Congressman Goad's Comments 6ih District Congressman From Iowa Reports On Washington Activities The past two weeks have been most demanding on the time of the Members of Congress. The farm legislation which w a*s brought up, (and which all was defeated) has brought forth the greatest amount of activity I have experienced to date. It was exceedingly u n f o r t u nate that there was no bill whatsoever which came out. * * • Immediately after the House had defeated the farm bill, it was announced by the chairman of the agriculture committee that another attempt would be made to bring out a corn bill immediately if the minority members would work to accomplish this end. At the time of this writing I understand that as yet nothing along this line has been done. * * * Viewing this situation with considerable alarm, I have drawn up a petition addressed to Secretary of Agriculture, Ezra Taft Benson, requesting that if the acreage for the commercial corn area is to remain at 37.3 million acres then the support price should be raised to $1.60 per bushel. In other words, if we can't plant more acres then we should definitely have a higher price. There is a great amount of interest being shown in support of this petition and it is my sincere hope that the .Secretary will do something along this line. No further legislation needs to be enacted for the Secretary to do this and this might be the last hope for a larger net income for our Iowa corn farmers. * * * It is interesting to note that of County TB Unit Meets Mar. 23 The annual Kossuth TB Association meeting and dinner will be held Saturday, Mar. 23, at the Algona Hotel at noon. Chairmen from all over the county will attend. Featured speaker will be Dr. Paul M. Seebohm, director of the pulmonary function laboratory of Iowa University's Department of Interna.1 Medicine. He will also show slides on diseases of the chest and TB. The program portion of the meeting is open to the public. fttfifMBAY • lames Lotfflet, B e 1 m o n d youth, was injured fatally recently on his 15th birthday, while riding with a friend. Driver of the car, Bobby Busick, was driving the brand-new family auto with a brand-new driver's license. To all owners and/or operators of land* lying within the Kossutli County Soil Conservation District, comprising the territory described as follows: AH land lying within the bounda- Kossuth County, Iowa cities IF IT'S NEWS WE WANT IT ries of , exclusive of incorporated and towns. B Notice is hereby given that on the 2Sth day of March 1957 between the hours of 8:00 P.M., and 8:00 P.M. an election will be held for the election of a commissioner for the Kossuth County Soil Conservation District. , r" ow??*™ and/or operators of lands lying within the above mentioned territory are eligible to vote. Polling place for the election is as follows: Burt High School. Hurt. Iowa Eligible voters residing within the District shall cast their Ballots at the polling place. Eligible voters not residing in the District, or who will be absent from the District on the day of election may apply in person or in writing to the County Auditor nt Algona, Iowa, for "absentee ballots." Each applicant for an absentee ballot shall state his name, residence, location and acreage of land owned or possessed, and interest therein. STATE SOIL CONSERVATION „ ,, COMMITTEE .« B w y ,. K -M. 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