The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 18, 1957 · Page 26
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, April 18, 1957
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MRS. ABbETH HALVEftSON M»w« Editor Confirmations AtJFenton Area Churches • Fenjon — The Rev. A. C. Kruger confirmed a class of eight at the morhiftg worship service 6 Paltn Sunday 'at' St. 'Luke Luth eran church. Members of th class were Gary tyiener, spn o Mr ' and Mrs' prville Wiener Donald Beck, son of Mr ahd Mi- Carl'. Beck; Charles Bierstedt, son ', of Mr and Mrs Hilbert Bierstedt Donald Knudson, son of Mr anc Mrs" Jordan KnUdson; Marlys Frink, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ervin Frink; Wanda Schlickel- man, daughter of Mr and Mrs Herbert Schlickelman; Janice , HahnoVer, daughter' of Mr "anq Mrs Rudolph Hannover; and Judith Berkland, daughter of Mr and Mrs Lloyd Berkland. Herbert.K. Krause, son of Mr and Mrs Herbert Kfause was the only one confirmed at St. John Lutheran church in Fenton. Rev. W. H. Friedrich officiated at the service. • At the Methodist church, with the Rev. Harvey Walker officiating, the following were confirmet on Palm Sun.: Sharon Anderson daughter of Mrs Thelma Ander son; John and Mary Cannon, son and daughter of - Mr and Mr Dean Caririon; Barbara England daughter of Mr and Mrs Lyle < England; John Hartmari,; son "of Mr and Mrs Everett Harthian. Joan Lufkiri, daughter of Mr- anc Mi?s Earl Lufkin; Brian Mortensen,, son of Mr and Mrs Fred Mprtehsen; D : pnald' Nichols, son of Mr and Mrs'Ralph Nichols of Whittemorej Richard Eeterseh; son of Mr arid'Mrs Roy Peterson; Kern Yager, son' of Mr arid' Mrs Clarence Yager; ' Janeah" and Jerome Zwiefel, daughter and son of Mr and Mrs Raymond Zwiefel. Three adults were also con- filmed a.hd received as members of the church, Mrs Donald Boe* vfrS, arid Mr and Mrs Forrest McGlure. '•• 'Received as members of the chufeh by letters o'f tiransfer were DbKald Boe'Vers, Mr and Mrs Wilfred Laabs, Bernard and James, My'aha' Mrs Ralgh Nichols and Mir aiid Mfs Roy Peter'sen. Woman's Club At Fenton Elects Fenton — The Fenton Woman's Club met Tuesday, April 9 in the home Of Mrs Arlo Ranney with Mrs Clarence Osborn as co-hostess. Mrs C. R. Ditsworth and Mrs Sarah ,Weisbrod had charge of the 'program. The members were invited to visit the Ed Bruhn home, where Mrs Ed Bruhn. showed and explained many of her interesting hobbies. During the business meeting a jroject for improving the Fenton school play ground was discussed. - The chaitman, Mrs Ray Stoeber, appointed a committee Of three to ..make some contacts afid investigate, the possibilities. :The fihnUal election of officers was' held "with the following lected' to office: President, Mrs Idymond Stc-eber;'vice president, Mrs Ed Bruhn; secretary, Mr Wilfred Stoeber; treasurer, Mr Erhest Vdtteier and historian Mrs Arlo Ranney. '.' ?Refreshrriehts were served b; the pbstesses. ' Mr and Mrs Fred Fesseler and IiO^eT.' FesSeler were Sunday guests "in'the Russell Westfal) Some "at Estherville. Also guests iHT'the Westfall home were Mr and; Mrs "Verle Pierce and family of White; 'South Dakota. Mr and Mrs J. A. Schwartz visited 1 5with'the J. W. Schwartz ind(•''Bfjb Schwartz families at Publishing. Cfl.,. Algeria, Iowa -—. t .... ? , jL :?<£•.••.?."r*i>r Janice Sfoeber Fenton Choice ^ ' t ' . »« fr * £• !-<V V~ To Girls Slate Quick Thinking, Action -•y^T»?rtefffr. •*&•*?•*(wft^ym.fygj , ^ , ^.e\4 ^tries'th'is past weekend. Edith jaage of'De's Moines also visited n theft * homes. IF IT'S : NEWS: WE V/AJtfT IT CORN RAISERS Win 1-21 Day Expense Paid Vacation In Europe 2-Mp|s. Moline 445 Tractor 3-Mpls. /yipline 2-Row Husker 4-rApls. Moline 4 Row CJorh.Planter.-, ^ 5-6-1500 Bu. Behlen Cttrri W^^^-^i : : ;, and 244 6 piece Ekco Steak Knife Sets Get Your Contest Rules From HANS BAAGO - Fenton REPRESENTING CARGILL HYBRID CORN ' ' . . (13-14*) BUILDING COftrMCTOR Building-Repairing Remodeling FARM WORK A SPECIALTY "No Job Too Big, No Job Too Small With 28 Years of Building Experience" Hantelman Building Service ...for all your BANKING needs ill times to help every member of this bank services. May we assist you too. soon? Savings Are Important For Your Future! And, important to local pro- gross! This helps us make loan* to responsible borrowers, building soundly in this community |or your future I It's Qood Business To Pay Bills By Bank Cheek Your cancelled check for payment—whether for business or household bills — is your permanent recepii. Open a convenient checking account, here! __ r _. large barri buildings "On 1 farm, 1 south ™^ * Fenton, fYbm 'I6||7by , ^ H=js day eVeniflg df lilt ^eeft'/ - ' l "" As Zwiefel 'arra'his |$^senger rode by the farffitthey nbted tfta one corner q| tHfe/bain'w&a afire In a shbrt time f ho -Fen ton fire department arrived ahd ttii flames were brought uhdSr'co'n' troli but without the quick thinking of the traveler's on the nigh- tfay who spotted the beginning 6f the fire" there "is no tellihg how serious- of. disastrous 11 might have been. * One of the boys, Kern Yager, went into the'hbtfae 1 and,ca&ea the fire dep&tni<5rif while Zwiefel and the othfet bbyS, John Gaft- non, Briaa Mortertserl v ahd DI6k Pefersfeh ! tKb"w 'wlteU' on- tHe Joan Gushing Fenton—The .American Legion Auxiliary of Fenton has chosen Janice Stoeber, daughter of Mr and Mrs Wilfred Stoeber, as this year's delegate to Hawkeye Girls State to-be held at--low-a' Stale. Teachers'* CoUgge'-^uW J Selected as alternate is Joan Gushing, daughter of Mr and Mrs Arnold Hantelman of Fenton. Both girls are members of the Junion, Class in the Fenton High school. \ 4-H Club MeeH . The Fenton Progressors 4-H Club held their April meeting with Darrel and Gary Berkland. Both leaders and fourteen members were present for the meeting, at which discussion centered around two important subjeots, the 4-H camp and the 4-H Short course projects. Following the meeting, a delicious lunch was served by Mrs Lloyd Berkland. r By ,the time , of vtheir arrival the fire Was btought uhder c*c$- trol by Ray Zwiefel. and sever'd boys who noticed the fire as they drove by. the farm. . No extensive,'damage was done. The fire is thought to have started from electrical wiring; 'Mr Zwie'fel'ahd' the boys are credited with saving the barn. Fenton Elevator Annual Meeting H?ld April 17 Annual,reports and election 6 directors, plus interesting talk and entertainment, featured thf meeting of', stockholders of the Fenton Co-Operative Elevato Wednesday evenihg, April 17. The annual report showed fross sales for 'the last' fiscal year tfarch 1 to March 1, at $767,145;38, savings for stockholders of $15,409.93. The gross savings and income of the elevator for the year was! $100,729:08 the annual report showed. '.-•-' General expenses, including salaries and wages and 'similar items including depreciation were $60,302.35. Purchases during the year totaled $721 ; 76T.19 Circle. Mrs Charles Lovejoy, secretary _Jt missionary > eduaatidjn'i' 6rr- couraged reading for WSCS Credit and reminded.'. members ' that pdints must be totaled for the May meeting. " ., , Circle members ^/volunteered donatio'ns of cash and food fof the luncheon to be served to pastors and their wives meeting at the Fenton' church' on. April 30. Mrs Earl Lufkin, circle chairman, announced that members -of the Fenton society are invited to attend a guest day at the Armstrong church on April 30 when Mi's Max Goldman, wife of the Methodist pastor of Titohka, will be the featured speaker. < Mr and M»» Ed Zweifel of Ti* tonka and 5; Mf and Mrs Marold S_chlei and'Steven' were Suhday arid dinner guests in the Ed 5chl6i home. ; «, . - , Mr and' MM Darryl Houior holder spent Sunday in Minneapolis whete they attended the Ice Follies.',;... • Saturday evening dinner guests h the .Albert 'Mitchell home Wei-e^'Mr and Mr^ Dale Mitchell grl^e to krs -.Clayton $it3w6>th, Th< secojid, art as Held F . secojid, party was .Held day at- tHe -, Kenneth • Johnson 'horhe' with .four Cables at-play; Mr: l Jhnhla Relmefff won high siRj-e prize, Mrs Art -Krause, sec 5nd-« high and .Mrs- Jessie Nejvel drafr prize. Two course luncheons 'wefe server! ' " Mr and M& Kenneth Halyfir- sot, Merle' and Barbara 'were lull^ report on the election fc-not;.be-sOb'taih.'eiJ prior- Jo, First Trust $ Savings Bank . Fenton and Arm«Jrong. fowa THIS is YOUR BANK; Mr and Mrs Leo Woods of Hampton were Sunday afternoon visitors in the Kenneth Halverson and Maynard Nemitz homes, Mr and Mrs Erving Davidson and family of Charles City came Thursday to spend several days n the parental Morris Mitchell home. Mr and Mrs Dale Mitchell and Mark of Minneapolis spent he weekend in the Mitchell home and Mrs Eddie Silrum and children of Minneapolis are spending his week in the parental Mitchell home. Mr and Mrs William Hantelman and family attended worship ind confirmation services at Morristown, Minn. Sunday. A nephew of Mrs Hantelman was member of the confirmation class. They were dinner guests n the Waldmer Schmidtke home n honor of the occasion. '• Thursday evening guests in the Merle Voigt home in honor .of iresa's seventh birthday were Mr and Mrs Franklin Mueller and boys, William Voigt and Peggy, Mr and Mrs Clifford Douglas and family and Mr and Mrs Gerhard Hantelman, Eunice and Paul. Dr. and Mrs E. W. Ruske attended the wedding of Roberta Crepcher to their son Ward Ruske on Saturday afternoon at St. Paul Methodist church in Cedar Rapids. going to press for this week. Bertha Circle Of WSCS Meets Fenlon — The Bertha circle o the Methodist church met Apri 11 in the home of Mrs Olga Huskamp, who with her daugh ter, Mrs Clarence Arbogast, was to have been hostess, but was called away by- her brother's death. Mrs Eugene Huskamp with her mother, :Mrs Carrie Voigt, served as hostess for her mother-in-law and Mrs Arbogast. Discussion by the twelve members followed the lesson presented by Mrs Dale Voigt. Devotions led by Mrs Eugene Huskamp preceded the lesson. The treasurer, Mrs Wendell Rusch, reported a total of $19 for library fund and $26 for supply work had been given by Bertha THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL Fenton, Iowa Experienced Embalmers and 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 - HEATINQ WIRING "We Sell, Install or Service 11 FURIES, WEU SY§Ifiyif f PLUMBING and ELICTilCAL SUPPMI5 - BOTTlf OAS fpyjCg PHON|120orlll FfNTQN '•—•—-••--» w**v* +JM.I. M *< Ullv AT.1.A bWll^AA nd Mark of Minneapolis, Mr ahd rtr's Erving Davidson and family f Charlies City, Mr and Mrs Richard Underwood and girls: M/ and Mrs Elwin Schlei .and daughters attended the con-' f irmatiori services Sunday morn- irig ,at the Lutheran church in Algona. Jim Gatton, a nephew of 'the Schleis,'was a member of the , confirmation f class. , They 'were dinner- and supper guests in i the Ervin Gatton home in honor of the occasion. Suhday dinner guests in the Clarence Yager- home in honor of Kern's. confirmation were Mr and Mrs Webber Yager, Mrs Amanda Kern, Mr. and Mrs Lloyd .Kerri and family, Mr and Mrs Xterwood Kern, Phyllis and Audra of Estherville. . .•Sunday dinner guests in the Raymond Zwiefel home in honor of Janean's '& Jerome's confirmation were,Mr and Mrs B. B. Frye of' Curlew; • Mrs Lillian Johnson and 'daughter of Emmetsburg, Vtrs Martha' Frye, Mr and Mrs Srwin" Frye, .Virgil and David, Mr. and' Mrs LaVerne Hammer- Strom, Eileen -and' D6an all of .aurens, Judy 'and PaiiT Saxtoh of ; Cylinder, Jane Beekman of Des Moines. -Afternoon guests were Mr and Mrs W. L.- BeeKman, 3ill and Dpyle, : Nanqy Meline of Des Rfoine's and Mr and Mrs •ilbert Saxton. Rey. and Mrs Harvey Walker and 'girls, Mr and Mrs C. L. Underwood, Mr and Mrs Art! Voigt and Joanne Mitchell were ! 6 o'clock Sunday .evening dinner guests in the Earl Lufkin home in honbr of Joanne Lufkin's confirmation. ' Sunday dinner guests in the Jordan Knudson home in honor of Donald's confirmation were Mr and Mrs Dale Douglas and family of Fenton, Mr and Mrs Clarence Knudson and family of Storm Lake, R. C. Lemke of Ringsted. Afternoon and evening guests were Fred Varcoe oi Emmetsburg and Mr and Mrs Albert Speck of Graettinger. Mis Paul Hudson visited with Mrs Mary C. Hansen Saturday afternoon,. Mrs Hansen is recovering-from a seribus illness. 3he has been ill since March 28. Mr and Mrs Paul Saxton also spent Saturday evening with Mrs Jaxton's mother, Mrs Mary C. iansen. Mr and Mrs Gilbert Saxton and family of Cylinder attended he Methodist -Church .Sunday and were dinner guests of Gilbert's grandmother, Mrs C. Hanen. All the ladies brought a pre- lared dinner and served it ? as Mrs Hansen isn't well enough to serve a group of people, , Mrs Kenneth Johnson, Mrs Calvin Vaudt and Mrs E. K. Jojin- on were co-hostesses at two ye- ent Bridge parties. The first was held Wednesday at the Vaudt .home with five tables in play. High score prize went to Mrs Webber Yager, second high to Mrs Arlo.Ranney and draw — — j -,.—.-.** w**u. .Mm MCU a vvGic Sufiday evening visitors -in the Elriier Le> Ijome at Estherville. 1/lx and MM Ray Zwelfel enter* taihed the membero of Method- ist'confirmation'class and Rev. &fld Mrs Harvey Walker and girls at'dinner last'Wednesday evening. ' Mr and Mrs Martin Hantelman attended chtirclv's'erVices 'at St. Paul Lutheran in Whittemore on Palm Sundayy •"Glee Meiers, a niece of Mrs Hantelman was a member -6f tlje e6rifirmation class. They were evening dinner,, guests in the Arnold Gade home 3n her;honor. Mr and Mrs Ed Bruhn visited Sunday with the Rey. and Mrs John Baei'mton' at Palmer, lo'wa. VTonday afte'rnodn they visited vith) Mrs Eugenia Lahgerman 'St' Fairmont, j 1 . '• •• ,' Mr arid Jflit Walter Pertl and Mr and Mrs Ervih Bruhn attended the Ice Follies in Minneapolis this weekend. " ' : ' Suhday dinner guests, of _Mrs Thelma Anderson in honor of Sharon's corifirmation were Mrs Richard Valk"and children of Al gona and Mrs Lifh Waltman o Ceylon and family i Friday evening guests in the Lloyd Kern 'home 1 in honor o Charles' birthday were Mr anc Mrs Art Miller, Mr and Mrs Frank Miller and family and Mr and Mrs Clarence Yager and boys. " yii and Mrs Eryin Bruhn were Thursday evening visitors in the Walter Pertl home. Coming Events Thursday, April 18 — Blakjer W.M.F.; Independence Mixers; Helen Circle of the WSCS. Friday, April 19 — Ellen circle of the WSCS. Friday, April 26 — Fenton Township Homemakers. BIRTHDAY At Cascade, John Takes, Sr., who is one of Iowa's oldest residents, recently observed his 102nd Mrthday. He's still sprightly and gb'dd health. -•. -, „•. HAIL INSURANCE NO MONEY DOWN! J. Wallace Smith Insurance — Fenton 12tf DEKALB SEED CORN AVAILABLE Phpne 141 ' HOMER MATHIESEN fiNTON FENTQN BUSINESS and PROFISilQNAl PIRjeTQEY J. 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