The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 4, 1957 · Page 10
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ifenfon 0«.) Upf*r P« ***»•» Thursday, April 4, 1957 Now Lumber Yard For Fenton By Hantelmans » Establishment of a new lumber yard it» Fenton was announced last week by Martin And William Hantelman of the Hantelman Building Service. The ttew yard will be erected on grouad leased from the C. & N.W Railroad, at the site of the former Thom|tton Yard which was destroyed some weeks ago by fire. Thft new yard will be called the I'enton Lumber Co. and they expect to have lumber in by May 1. They will handle a complete line of lumber, but not fencing or paint, each item being already handled through' Fenton retail sources. First construction will be of tha yard itself, with an office to be temporarily worked out and permanently constructed a little later. The yard will start with construction 20 by 100 feet and arnpl* room for expansion. The Fentpn Forwards 4-H Club will' have a bake sale on Saturday, April 6th. Mf and Mrs Holland Reimann and family of Clarion spent Sunday in the parental Hans Baago home. Mrs Emil Person of Lone Rock was a Sunday afternoon visitor in the Floyd Duncan home. Mrs Kenneth Halverson's mother, Mrs Clyde Gilbaugh, passed away Friday at Rochester. Funeral services were held Monday morning, April 1, at the Catholic church in Fairmont. The Woman's Society of Christian Service meets Thursday (today) with Mesdames Clayton Ditsworth, J. A. Schwartz and Elwin Schlei as hostesses. Worship service will be led by Mrs Myron Speer and the lesson leader is Mrs Jack Gerhart. Alvina Miller of Fort Dodge spent the weekend at the parental Will Miller home. Mrs Don Weisbrod and Billy and Mrs Floyd Duncan were Ft Dodge visitors on Thursday afternoon where Billy consulted an eye specialist.. CORN RAISERS ... Win 1—21 Day Expense Paid Vacation In Europe 2-Mplr. Moline 445 Tractor 3-Mpls. Moline 2-Row Husker 4—Mpls. Moline 4 Row Corn Planter 5-6-1500 Bu. Behlen Corn Cribs and 244 6 piece Ekco Steak Knife Sets Get Your Contest Rules From HANS BAAGO - Fenton REPRESENTING CARGILL HYBRID CORN ! (13-14*) Chick Starter AND Chick Grower 4.OO PER HUNDRED FELCO has the kjnd pf bqby chick feeds to do a topnotch job for you. There isn't a Feed on the market that cqn surpass if. In your own feed program, you know exactly what is 4n FELCO chick starter and FELCO chick grower. Every ingredient is shown, and exact amount. WE Sill FELCQ ON A SHORT-MARGIN, AND YOU AS PART QWNER SHARI IN ANY LQNQ-TERM PROFITS " We Offer The BEST FfID - Honestly Priced Fenton Co-Op Elevator wifsnten, Iowa Senior Play At Fenton Gets High Praise Fenion — The Senior Class of Fenton High School presented its Class play on Friday evening, March 29th at 8 p.m. in the school gym. The director was Marvin Stone. Following is the cast of "Beanes For Breakfast." Diane Wichtendahl, William Wiener, Joyce Voigt, Roger Potratz, Glennis Finnestad, Gary Wolter, Marlys Jenlz, Jo Ann Sunde, Marlene Freyholtz, Beth Ann Newel, William Jentz, Janet Theesfield, Daryl De Sart, Gary Zumach. Jack Munch, William Fuoss and Gary Haase. Between acts there was a vocal solo, "Bless This House," by Glennis Finnestad; a cornet duet, "Bobolinks," Judy Jentz ana Joanne Mitchell; a piano solo by Norma Larsen and a vocal solo by Susan Hantelman. Mr and Mrs William De Wall visited with Mrs De Wall's father, Chris Egland at the Good Samaritan Home in Estherville on Sunday afternoon. Mrs Clara Fischer and Mr and Mrs Art Voigt visited with Wm. Fischer at the Good Samaritan home in Estherville, Sunday. Mr and Mrs Richard Bell and sons Craig and Colin of Corning returned to their home on Sunday. Mis Bell and children visited in the parental Wm. Miller home the past week and Mr Bell came on Friday. Mrs Will Miller entertained at three tables of 500 on Thursday afternoon. High score prize and travel went to Mrs Eugene Vaudt and Mrs E. K. Johnson received 2nd high. Lasl week Sunday Mr and Mrs Warren Voigt and Dennis, Mary Ann and Connie of Austin, Minn, spent Sunday afternoon and were sUpper guests of Warren's grandmother, Mrs Mary C. Hanson of Fenton . ,\ Evening and luncheon guests were Mr and Mrs Pete Jensen of Ringsted. This is Mr Jensen's 25th year of employment elevator in *iome on Friday afternoon. Mrs Lyndon Kerbe'r received high score honors, Mrs Ernest Votteler. Jow score honors and travel went to Mrs Paul Voigt. Mt and Mrs E. A. Holland and Diarve of Onslow, la. spent the weekend here visiting relatives and friends. Mr and Mrs George Long, Darlene, Darrel and Dennis of Lone Rock; Mr and Mrs A. C. Bierstedt and family of Lakota; Mr and Mrs Ed Mitchell and Joanne of Ringsted; Mr and Mrs Hugo Mittag and family and Mr and Mrs Waldo Schratnm and boys all of Webb and the Marold Eimers family were guests Friday night after the Senior Class play in the home of Mrs Helena Jentz. Mr and Mrs A. D. Bleckwenn returned home Thursday after spending the past three months at Phoenix, Ariz. in the co-op grain Ringsted. Friday afternoon Mr and Mr: Church School Conclave, Fenton Fenton—Recommended church school teaching procedures will be demonstrated to teachers in the eleven-county Algona District of The Methodist Church in an observation school April 6 at Fenton. Teachers attending the school observe while a staff works with actual church school classes mado up of Fenton children. Under the direction of Mrs W. M. Hub- board of Des Moines, Iowa Area Methodist director of children's work, the Fertton school is one of 13 such sessions in the state this winter and spring. Classes to be included at Fenton ra»ge from nursery through intermediates. The , demonstration staff will include Mrs R. C. Scott, Cedar Rapids; Mrs Harold Lamb, Fort Dodge; Mrs Francis Brockman and MrsiHubbard, Des Moines; and Miss Carol Johnson* Perry. Counties to be represented at the'School include all or parts of Cerro Gordo, Emmet, Franklih, Hancock, Humboldt, Kossuth, Palo Alto, Pocahontas, Winnebago, Worth and Wright. Fenton Creamery Election Held Fenton — At the recent annual meeting of the Fenton Cpopera-. live Creamery, 3 new directors ere 'elected to the board. They Oriole Christenson, Home From Hospital Mrs Peter Thorson, who has been a patient at Mercy hospital at Mason City, where she submitted to surgery on her eyes, returned home on Wednesday. She is reported to be somewhat improved. Mrs Herman Geilenfeld spent several days at Mason City helping care for her, as did Mrs Fred Brown. Homemakers Meet Twenty-four Seneca Homemakers saw two Cancer films presented Tuesday afternoon by Joyce Hayden, County Health Nurse. Following the showing of the film the group enjoyed a Coffee hour" after which the Homemakers group held their regular meeting. Plans were made for the group to attend Rural Woman's Day at Algona on April 5. Mrs Woodrow Kracht. reported on the Des Moines trip. Mrs Ted Jensen gave a very in- teresting talk on proper xviring. Refreshments were served by Mrs John Struecker and Mrs Victor Struecker. Homemakers in attendance included Mrs Charles Osborn, Mr? Gernie Speer, Mrs Lyle Osborn, Mrs R. Helmers, Mrs Earl Crouch, Mrs Clarence Osborn, Mrs John Johannesen, Mrs Ted Jensen, Mrs Claude Jonnson, Mrs Fred Johannesen, Mrs Everett Witharn, Mrs Woodrow Kracht. Mrs Anne Presthus, Mrs Lawrence Johannesen, Mrs Delmar Fischer, Mrs Jerry Jentz, Theresa Steeflufi, Mrs Calvin Vaudt, Bertha Olsen, Mrs Snyder and Mrs Henry Looft. Mr and Mrs Charles Beaver and Mr and Mrs Roy Klein returned home Wednesday after having visited with the letter's daughter and family, at Denver. Colorado. _ .._ Phone CY 4-3535 - Your Newspaper HAIL INSURANCE NO MONEY DOWN I J. Wallace Smith Insurance — Fenion 12tf Paul Saxton called on Mrs Mary C. Hansen. Mrs Saxton spent the afternoon with her mother, Mrs Hansen. Mrs Mary C. Hansen of Fenton i attended Church Services and Bible class at the Presbyterian church in Lone Rock. Her great grandson Jeffrey Alan Saxton, was baptized in the morning. She was also a dinner guest at the home of her grandson and family, Elaine Saxtons. Monday afternoon Mr and Mrs J. H. Farrell visited at the Paui Saxton home and at the Mary C. Hansen home where they had supper. Mr and Mrs Leo P. Elbert of Corwith visited Sunday afternoon at the Paul* Saxton home, Mrs Saxton and Mrs Elbert are, s i s t oi*s The Independence Mixers Farm Bureau Women met on March 21 in the home of Mrs Bertel Berkeland with Mrs Wiener assisting. Mrs Eugene Huskamp gave an interesting report on the Farm Bureau Women's trip; to Des Moines. Mrs Wm Wiener and Mrs Huskamp attended from this group on Wednesday, March 20th. The lesson was presented by Mrs Clarence Wegejner and Mrs Bertel Berkeland, Mrs Dale Voigt had charge of the recreation. The April meeting will be in the home of Mrs Richard Underwood. Mr and Mrs Dick Theesfield and family and Mr and Mrs Emil Bierstedt were Sunday visitors in the James Meyer home in Mason City. The 4-H Club n»«* Tuesday afternoon with Mrs Larry Alt. Mrs Alvin Thomson, Mrs Tony Brown and Mrs Howard Bruhn were welcomed as new members. Guests were Mrs Minnie Dreyer and Mrs Art Krause. Mrs Amer Cody will be hostess to the April meeting. Mr and Mrs Oliver Stoeber and Susan of Larrabee spent Friday evening and Saturday here, cajl- jng on friends and relatives and also visiting relatives of M.rs Stoeber in Armstrong. Mr and Mrs John Light returned home on Friday from Long Beax'h, Califi whew they had spent part of the winter months, jjefqre returning home, they visited briefly in the home of their daughter, Mrs Clyde Brooks a,nd family at Iowa Falls. Mr and Mrs Ed Priebe returned home on Tuesday of last week- They were snowbound overnight Monday at Humeston, Iowa. For the past three months they had been at Fort Meyers, Fla. J^a&t Saturday M^s Sarah Weisbrod was a supper guest at the home of Mi's Mary C- Hansen. Mrs Clara Fjuerby fj**aj gun day evening visiting and waging T,V. with Mrs Mary C— sCpare Eldon Brown, Ervin Gremmels and Clarence Arbogast. Other board members are Ervin Borchardt, John Munch, Keri Bollinger and Henry Gowans. Ervin Borchardt was named president, Henry Gowans, vice president, Eldon Brown, secre Lary of the board, and Alfred Meyers, executive secretary. Mr and Mrs Carl J»riefe$ re turned home Tuesday from Fort Rfeyers, Fla., where they had "" Mr§ LteytJ " »*ridftft4 *ttM tajnedi ut live tables of 500 in her Senior Play Presented At Seneca High Seneca—' The' Seneca Senior Class presented its class play "Date Bait", Tuesday.. end Wednesday evenings, April 3 and 4, at the Seneca School gymnasium. "Date Bait" is the story of a typical American family with three young daughters. The cast of characters includ» ed Emily Walker, played by Marcia Hartshorn; Sharon Dorsey a*> Agqe§ Walker. Sandra Gable playgci the part of Mary Walker and 'Sandra Nolte was Pat Walker. Anna Gibbins, Emily's pal, was played by Janet Geilenfeld. Harley Allen, Emily's first vic : tiro, was played by Raymond WUperg and David Looft played the part of Jim Allen, Harley's father. Ronnie Johannesen played the part of Ed Walker, Jerry Bree'se 8S Johnny Burns; Lester Grey, another of Emily's targets, was played by Gail Kauffman and Roger Nielsen played the part of Tlave Wilson. Virgil Gardner took the rale oj Harold Smith and Dwane Johan nesen was Officer Bejxsen. The play. w&? directed by Mrs THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL Fentpn, Iowa Embalmers and Funeral Directors Reliable 24 Hour Ambulance. 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The surface must be free of dirt and grease. All holes and leaks should be plugged. * * . * Now you're ready to paint. New or weathered surfaces should be primed with SUPER-MIX Exterior Primer because it costs a third less than regular house paint on a two-coat job. Use it as it comet from the can — no thinning. . * * * There are lots of fine house paints on the market. We stock and recommend SUPERMIX House Paint because we believe It is the very best. It flows on smoothly, brushes out easily. It's tops In quality at a moderate price. r * * * The finishing coat should be applied wHh a short swinging stroke. Hold your brush at about a 45 degree angle with the wood. Use moderate pressure. Don^t slap the paint on or work with the tip alone. And don t brush it out too far. Stir the paint about every half hour or so. That's all there is to it. But before you start painting, stop in and see us. We can fix you up with everything you need to give your home a new look. 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