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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, April 4, 1957
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«-Algeria ffa.) Upptr Des Mdtnti Thursday, April 4, 1957 Former Lakofa Mechanic Dies In Florida City Lakota — Harvey Johnson of Fort L-F.udercfaie. Fla . passed away Wednesday and funeral sorv:r*?s were held there Friday afternoon. Mr Johnson was xvrll known here since he worked as a mechanic for the W. E. Ley Motor Co. for several years. The Johnson family moved to Clarion where they lived until last year when they" moved to Fort Lauderdale. Mr Johnson is survived by his wife Elizabeth, a daughter Betty of Washington. D. C., and a son Harold of Delaware, also one grandson. While living In Lakota Mr and Mrs Johnson were members of the Presbyterian church and both sang in the choir. They were also active members of the American Legion and Auxiliary. Home From California Mr and Mrs Fred Schroeder arrived home Thursday from a six-week visit in California with their daughters, Mrs Robert And- Ohl'u ric/ workslioes "Extras" is right... and you'll find them only in Wolverines and in the right places. extra wear When you want man-size wear — here's a work« shoe with plenty of it. Made of naturally tough Shell Horsehide for miles more wear. extra comfort ... Although tough for extra wear, Wolverines are actually soft as buckskin . . . Triple-tanned that way by an exclusive process. They dry out soft, too! extra value Wolverine shoes give you this extra long wear and extra softness at no extra cost to make them the top value for your workshoe dollar. LEUT erson and family at National City, Mrs Eugene Blome of Los Angeles and their son Winston and family of National City. They were forced to drive extra miles to get around the snow blocked area. Ralph Boeckman accompanied his parents of Jordan, Minn., to Phoenix, Ariz., Thursday, where the elder Boeckmans are looking for a suitable location to move later in the year. Mr and Mrs Ronald Schroeder are parents of son, Russell Arvid, weight 8 pounds 2 ounces born March 27 at the Buffalo Center hospital. Mrs Schroeder is the former Barbara Winter. Mr and Mrs Jerry Heetland arrived home Friday after a six week visit in De Ridder, La. with} the letter's cousin, Mrs Florence McAdams. Enroute they spent a day with Dr. and Mrs R. L. Williams in Rogers. Ark. and Mr and Mrs Wade Ball at Wheeling, Mo. Friday they called at the J. F. Whalen home in Des Moines to visit with Mrs Harriet Warburton. Mrs Elizabeth Schaper was in Des Moines Thursday on business and also visited with Mrs Warburton.. Ben Farrow has returned home after a few days in the Estherville hospital. Mrs E. A. Wortman is visiting a sister Mrs Robert Obrecht and husband in Springfield, Mo. Mr Obrecht is seriously ill. Mr and Mrs Curt Anderson and baby were visitors for several days with Mrs Anderson's parents, Mr and Mrs Ernest Christ. The Andersons were en- route to their new home in Los Angeles, Calif, from , Chicago. Sunday visitors in the Christ home were Mr and Mrs Edwin Christ, Lake Mills, Mr and Mrs Albin Nelson and family, Buffalo Center, Mr and Mrs Arnold Brandt, Titonka and the Alfred Christ family. Mr and Mrs Albert Hans of Willmar, Minn, were Saturday and Sunday visitors with Lakota relatives. They were overnight guests of Mrs Mary Zoller and Sunday dinner guests of Mr and Mrs George Schroeder. Other dinner guests included Mrs Zoller, Mrs Wm. Hans of Rudd and Mr and "Mrs Melvin Schroeder, Mr and Mrs Walter Hans of Swea City were afternoon visi^ tors. Mrs Jerry Heetland left Sunday afternoon for Estherville where with other Presbyterial board members she was a guest of the Estherville P.W.p. at a 5 o'clock dinner. The spring meeting of Fort Dodge Presbyterial met Monday. Several local P.W.O.' members attended the meeting Monday. Mr and Mrs Russell TePaske and boys of Humboldt were Sunday supper guests of Mrs Mary Zoller and in the evening attended the Mariners meeting in the Presbyterian church. Senator Albert Berkley of Kentucky was the fourth man in history to be elected to the senate after serving as vice-president. In Car Mishap On Way Home To A Funeral — Donna Naurnrjt was enroute to Hurt frorti Io\»a City, Saturday morning, when her car was hit in the rear as she was slowing down for a car coming from a driveway. Miss Nauman who is a nurse in Iowa City wafe coming to attend last rites for her grandfather, Henry Dacken. She did not reach home however due to damage to her car. She was not injured to any extent. Mr and Mrs Guy C. Giddings attended last rites in Whittemore Thursday, for the letter's brother, the late Alfred Ward. Attending also were Mrs Nettie Fisher, Mr and Mrs Lawrence Doege, Carl Reynolds, and Mr and Mrs Wm. Giddings. The Jolly Ten Club members were entertained at the home Of Bertha Koestler Saturday afternoon. All members were present but Mrs Kenneth Sarchet. There were several guests. Mrs Lawrence Doege was hostess to the Jolly Ten group at her home Monday afternoon. This meeting was postponed due to the weather, last week. The Conservation League will sponsor a card party and meeting to be held April 6th at the V.F.W. Hall. Meeting to start at 8:00 o'clock. Lunch will be served. Mr and Mrs James Frederickson of Alta are parents of a son born to them March 20. The baby has been named Brian James and he has two sisters Sandra Joe and Candace Rae. Mr and Mrs i Louis Riedel and Mr and Mrs Ed Fredejickson are the grandparents. Portland Twp. By Mrs. Victor Fitch The N.F.O. Supper at Burt Saturday evening was well attended, among those going from Portland were: Mr and Mrs Geo. Larson, Mr and Mrs Stanley Larson, Mr and Mrs Roy Ringsdorf, Mr and Mrs Tom Trenary, Mr and Mrs W. J, Stewart, Mr and Mrs Roscoe Stewart, Mr and Mrs Lloyd Bartlett and Mr and Mrs Mike Arend. The Burt Band Mothers served the supper and it was held at the Burt High School. Miss Linda Nelson entertained some of her friends at an Oyster supper, in her home, Saturday evening. Those present were Sharon Carroll, Janice Harms, Judy Stacker, Myrna Norland, Darlene Callies, Betty Hatten and Nancy Tjaden. Rev. and Mrs Max Goldmari were Friday supper guests at the Glen Larsen home last week. Supt. and Mrs W. P. Truesdell WOW! you can sure Heddless Dressed Fresh Frozen NORTHERN PIKE Lb. 19c "HI LO" DAIRY TREAT CHEESE SPREAD ,...2Lbs.49c LEAN SMALL PORK HOCKS .. Lb. 29c SLICED or PIECE PORK LIVER Lb. 19c ARMOUR'S STAR Picnics,6-8IBs. Lb. 29c FRESH — LEAN — NEAR-BONELESS PORK ROAST Lb. 39c Premium DRIED BEEF, 4-oz. pkg. 29c U. S. GRADED GOOD ROUND or SWISS STEAK . Lb, 69c SWIFT'S PREMIUM — ARMOUR'S STAR — RATH'S BLACKHAWK SLICED BACON, extra lean ..Lb.59c ROLLED-BONELESS LEAN PORK LOIN ROAST Lb. (9c called at the Lloyd Bartlett home < Sunday afternoon. Janice Larsen attended the birthday party of Ellen Smidt Sunday afternoon at the Siernon Smidt home. Anita Moore had a birthday party Sunday afternoon. Guests were her IHt.le friends and classmates. She was eight years old April 1st. Allen Stewart, daughter of Mr and Mrs Roscoe Stewart of Portland, who has been attending the University of Iowa at Iowa City, has been asked to join the Alpha Lambda Delta, national honor society for freshman women. To be eligible a student must maintain an average of 3.5. Mr and Mrs Herbert Nelson, Holly and Kevin spent Sunday afternoon visiting Mrs Nelson's mother, Mrs Mary Michaelsen at Titonka. They called at the Henry Nelson home but found they had gone to visit a daughter and family Mr and Mrs Lowell Jaspers of Carpenter, la. Myrna Norland and Sharon Carroll visited Linda Nelson Sunday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Robert Kain were Sunday afternoon and supper guests at the C. L. Young home. Mr and Mrs Ramon Bisque of Ames were weekend guests. Mr and Mrs Edmund Larsen visited at the Ronald Ortman home Sunday afternoon. Beverly Larsen and Donna Teeter attended the MYF District meeting Sunday afternoon arity evening at the Methodist Churcn in Algona. About 300 young folks attended the meeting. Mr and Mrs Frank Walton, Fayeth and Eugene of Pluver, Iowa called at the Bernard and Charles Phelps home Friday evening to help Mrs Bernard Phelps celebrate her birthday. Mrs Walton and Mrs Phelps are sisters. " Friday evening supper guests at the Ray Fitch home were Mrs Fitch's two sisters and husbands, Mr and Mrs Ben Potter and Mr and Mrs George Johnson all of Algona. A daughter and son-in- law, Mr and Mrs ftobert Shilling of Irvington were Sunday evening callers. Mrs Frank Tienan, a daughter- in-law of Mrs Elizabeth Kennedy, passed away Friday morning at Garner. Mrs Kennedy and son Homer were at the Tie- nan home Saturday. The funeral will be Monday afternoon at Garner. Mrs Tienan has been in poor health for sometime with a heart condition. Mr and Mrs Barney Salisbury and little son Byron visited at the parental Bernard Leepef home Wednesday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Leonard Daniels of Burt visited at the Phelps home Sunday afternoon. Mrs Victor Fitch and Judy called at the Ed 2wiefel and Henry Nelson home in Titonka late Friday afternoon and also toured the new homes, of the Bill Boykens and Isenbrants in Titonka that have just been completed. They are indeed, beautiful to see. "When our Great Scorer, comes to write against your ' name, He writes — not that you won or lost — But how you played the game." To Speak At Burt Miss Betty McConkey, who formerly worked with an ex- Communist leader, will speaker the Presbyterian church at Burt Tuesday evening, April 11, at 8 p.m. She spoke in Algona some months ago. The public is invited. 104 Mrs Laura Neister, Eagle Grove's oldest citizen recently, celebrated her 104th birthday at the home of her daughter. She is still in exceptionally good health and still wipes the dishes three times a day. The irregular shape of Idaho came about because all of the surrounding states had established boundaries before Idaho was created, Idaho was the remainder. Council Minute! The Council met In adjourned session March 13, 1957 With Mayor Cameron C. Shierk, in the chair, and the following Councilman present: Eugene M. Furst, Leon H. Laird, Arnold W. Elbert, John Dreesman, V. M. Parsons, Byron P. Richardson. the mlnuttt of the last meeting were read and approved. John Glsch appeared before the Council requesting information on Installing a sanitary sewer line on his property. Petition requesting a Storm Sewer to bt installed In the vicinity of blocks 264, 265 and 266 Calls Addition was read and referred to the Supt. of Public Works. The annual report of the Library was submitted to the Council and filed. Resolution considering the proposed widening of Highway 169 In the City Lirnits according to the plan on file in the Clerk's office was adopted and approved. Resolution installing parking meters on South Dodge Street was adopted and approved. Ordinance No. 387 establishing the position of Supt. of Public Improvements was adopted. Resolution concerning Clerk's compensation was passed and approved. Builders permit submitted by Eliza Angle was refected. The following permits were granted. No. 2897 Louie Lenz, No. 2898 Louis N. Kelley and No. 2899 Werner Struecker. Following claims were approved: General Fund David Smith, Salary $ 122.52 Algona Upper Des Moines, Legal Publications Advance Publishing, Legal Publications Hutzcll's, Office supplies MaltParrott & Sons Co., Storage Dr. Shierk, Expense Joe Heiderscheldt, Refund Street Fund Jess Lashbrook, Salary 137.97 Albert Pergande, Salary 115.45 Glenn Burtis, Salary 115.45 Richard Frambach, Salary 99.65 Raymond Metzen Jr., Salary 98.45 Donald Prew, Salary _.. 113.45 Icwa State Bank, Withholding tax 50.00 S. & Falrie Kuhn, Install- of Real Estate 700.00 Treasurer of Kossuth Co., Taxes 20.00 R. J. Funk Plumbing & Heating, Materials Pratt Electric, Repair traffic lights Lyle Signs, Inc., traffic signs .. Algona Welding Works, signs -_ Algona Electric, repair flasher _ W. C. Brown Supply, Supplies Norton Machine works, Repairs _ V.ld-West Service Co., Oiesel Fuel Kent Motor Co., Repairs ...... Gruss Industries, Inc., Materials . Grcenbcrg Auto Supply, repairs . Arnold Motor Supply, Merchandise Zep Mfg. Corp., Merchandise .. Hilton's Super Service, tire 8. repairs Algona Imp. Co., repairs Public Safety Fond Albert Boekelman, salary Richard Groen, salary Ernest Hutchiso.i, salary Peter Jorgenson, salary _. Kenneth McBride, s«lary William Ankenbauer, salary James Voigt, salary Ira Kohl, salary Iowa State Bank, withholding tax James Voigt, clothing allowance _ Al Boekelman, expense Gene's Radio & Television, radio service Chrome Service Station, tire re- 10.00 21.12 14.84 28.20 8.50 1.00 55.13 40.17 54.10 14.00 5.50 118.22 29.68 pair Advance Publishing Co., subscription Hutzell's, office supplies City Clerk, advance cash • Algona Fire Co., Service WilIK Canvas & Upholstering Shop, salvage tarps Hooker Supply Co., merchandise Pectron Corporation, firecall receivers Sanitation Fund Reakus Helmers, Labor Reiner Helmers, Labor George Weig, Jr., Labor James Egli, Salary ... ... Fred Gronbach, Salary Iowa State Bank, withholding tax Treasurer of Kosjuth County, taxes East End Foundry, Inc., merchandise . The Register & Tribune, Ad for Engineer Harris Janitor Supply Co., mdse. R. J. Funk, repairs Pratt Electric, mdse. Norton Machine Works, repairs . Amon's Davis Paint Store, paint . Ready-Mix Concrete & Lumber Co., materials Cities Service Oil Co., fuel oil .. W. C. Brown Supply Co., mdse. _ Michel Sales Co., mdse. Hall-Sfrahorrt, electric drill Recreation Fund Algon'a Community School District, rent for gym Dobt Service Iowa State Bank, interest Iowa State Bank, interest Iowa State Bank, interest Iowa State Bank, interest Airport Fund AJgona Community School District, taxes Cowan Building Supply Co., mdse. Cresco-Union Elec., electricity _ Don Service Co., fuel oil & kerosene Parking Meter Fund Raymond Krebs, salary Nancy Sands, salary Iowa State Bank, withholding tax H. J. Cowan Contractor & Builder, air compressor & operator City Clerk, advanced cash 107.76 5.94 34.25 13.48 21.04 24.98 193.60 3.90 181.52 148.07 146.91 130.60 126.10 121.53 108.67 20.00 77.10 83.30 5.00 17.60 1.50 2.50 2.99 5.68 217.00 58.00 23.05 999.90 47.12 48.06 42.07 148.95 99.65 15.30 12.45 20.35 14.40 20.35 54.49 2.10 10.46 3.05 2.90 99.37 26.25 59.98 44.95 35.00 603.75 96.00 123.75 123.75 315.00 8.55 42.96 197.79 150.16 76.05 36.20 6.00 .82 Garden Seeds — Onion Sets, Plants — Seed Potatoes • Complete Line Fresh F ruits and Vegetables LIBBY'S NO. 2 CAN ' TOMATO JUICE 2for29c HERSHEY'S CHOC. CHIPS .... 12 oz. 39c APPLE - APPLE STRAWBERRY - CRAPE - CHERRY - BLACKBERRY JiUY-10-oz. glasses......... 5 for 89c FlUFFO.. SLb.can 98c KING SIZE PILLSBURY PIE CRUST MIX.. 2 pkgs. 29c REGULAR 1.39 MOTHBAN MOTH KILLER.... spec. 98c Caulif lower .,..hd.25c Asparagus.... Lb. 2k New Potatoes, 4 lbs.25c CRUSHED Pineapple ..2 cans 25c Dill Pickles.... qf. 25c §I,0*CGAT SiUF POUSHINO WAX - (CAN KlfEN FlOOi Fill) „ _ Q uorf 8 9c Dally SORENSEN'S GROCERY Ph, CY 4.3591 Cy 4-3592 *50 SUIT JUST REGISTER YOUR NAME AT HUB CLOTHIERS BETWEEN NOW & EASTER . . . IF YOUR NAME IS DRAWN YOU MAY CHOOSE ANY $50.00 SUIT FREE (No Purchase Necessary — Just Stop in and Register Your Name) "HIIIIIIII^^ OR IF YOU PURCHASED A SUIT DURING THIS PERIOD AND YOURS IS THE NAME DRAWN WE GIVE YOU A 00 FREE! NOTHING LIKE THIS EVER BEFORE! You very probably need and want a new suit for Easter wear . , . why not come to Hub Clothiers where both selections and prices cover a broad range . . . and where you as a suit purchaser might be the recipient of a $500,00 savings bond FREE! Yes, it's the Hub's Easter Surprise, and what a 'surprise' I Come in now for a look at that suit you want I Drawing To Be Held 5:00 P.M. Saturday, April 20 (Day Before Easter) '' III111UUUIHM HUB LEUT "WILLIAMS ALGONA,IOWA

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