The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 16, 1957 · Page 16
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 16

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, May 16, 1957
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8-Algeno (la.) Upp»» Pet Moin«* thursday, May 16, 3 Lone Rock Circles Meet On May 16 Lone Reck — P.W.O. Circles will meet Thursday afternoon, Mey 16, with the following: Maxine at the Milton Madison home with Mrs Emma Hurlburt assisting. Mrs Art Person will give the lesson. Mildred Circle will meet with Mrs Ralph Hammerstrom and Mrs Selma Hammerstrom assisting hostess. Mrs Dennis Priebe will have the lesson. Lu circle will meet with Mrs P. M. Christenson and Mrs Ronald Christenson assisting. Mrs Albert Shaser will have the lesson. Mr nnd Mrs John Behrends called Saturday evening in Algona at the Karl Ewoldt residence. Mr and Mrs Edwin Wichtendahl entertained Mr and Mrs Otto Wichtendahl Sunday for dinner. Mr and Mrs N. H. Reisner and Henry Wichtendahl visited there in the afternoon. In the evening Mr and Mrs Edwin Wichtendahl and family called at the Edwin Luedtke home. Mr and Mrs James Walker and daughter of Algona, Mr and Mr? Clarence Kraft and family were Sunday dinner guests of Mrs Rose Kraft. In the afternoon Mrs Mary Flaig and Mrs Roso Kraft called on Mrs James Long at St. Ann Hospital in Algona. Mr and Mrs "M. f. Bernhard Mr George Hess were Wednesday evening callefs at the A. J Elsbecker home. Mr and Mrs Paul Bernhard were guests Sunday in Livermore at the Dave Bernhard residence. Mr and Mrs Frank Flaig, Mr and Mrs Dean Jergenson and family of Algona called Sunday afternoon at the Roger Jensen home. Mr and Mrs Milton Madison, Mary Lee, and Kent visited in Moreland Sunday with her parents. Mr and Mrs John G. Hansen of Armstrong were dinner guests Sunday at the Elaine Saxton home. For supper Mr and Mrs Eldon Duncan and sons of Fenton were guests there. Mr and Mrs Charles Staudt and family spent the weekend at Storm Lake with the Jini Linhart family. "The new Telephone building - it's really something to see! Electrical Installations by PRATT ELECTRIC CONSTRUCTION COMPANY CONGRATULATIONS TO NORTHWESTERN BELL & ITS ALGONA STAFF... OFFICI WORKSTATIONS Art Metal Ixecutlve Posture Chair if * t Posture supporting rela»e* when you want to * "TiU-Actj.on" teat, lew le*n back wick ypyr fen on tttc fl<w, « f IMP* el welded tubular con. function, he»i.»re»ted (or § tt«jgtb-~anodUed for Beat finish. fie* it Md try it today I f*r iht NAM* In lv»in*n , , , U»k U Art |A*i«J | END NEEDLESS FATIGUE work gcti 4pn* better, kit effort, *t Art M«»f New Century Deski »nd I Correct Swine Offiw Chun fitted to individual job function*. Ncediett reiching, bending to4 moving (round ire ended . , , time Mved, made ewier... office costf mo del; for TOUT ivirjr ART METAL OFFICE FURNITURE Supplied By The per Des Moines Pub. Co. Offict Swpply Qtpt. « Alg<ma Mr and Mrs Andrew Thomsen spent over the weekend at. the Glenn Hughs residence in Sac City. Mr und Mrs E A. Lee and Susan visited in Swea City, Sunday, at the J. H. Montgomery residence. Mr and Mrs Louis Seegobnrth, Karin, Duane and Sandra. Mr and Mrs Gerald Radig visitod Mrs Anna Alke at Titonka. Sunday. Mr and Mrs Delmar Fischer visited Mrs William Fischer at the hospital Sunday and the remainder of the afternoon they spent in Armstrong at the Martin Peterson residence. Mrs Ruth Krueger was a dinner guest Sunday at the Geo. B. Long home. For supper Mr and Mrs Long and Darryl and Darlene were guests of Mr and Mrs Clarence Ackerson at Wesley. E. M. Jensen and Jerry spent the weekend at their cottage at Haackensack, Minn. Mrs Jensen returned home with them. Mr and Mrs A. A. Krueger entertained Sunday dinner guests, Mrs Frank Dacken, Will Christenson, Mr and Mrs Ronald Christenson «»d family, Mr and Mrs E. A. Lee and family and Mrs Pauline McGuire. Mr and Mrs W. R. O'Donnell, Mr and Mrs Bernhard O'DonneH and Mrs Mary Flaig left Wednesday and attended the funeral Thursday! of Mrs Ed O'Donnell at Campus, 111. They returned home Thursday. Mrs Henry Schroeder left Friday for Moville, to visit over the weekend at the Laverne Schroeder home. Mrs Emma Hurlburt and girls were dinner guests Sunday of Mr and Mrs Dale Schroeder. For supper Mrs Hurlburt entertained Mr and Mrs Junior Hurlburt, Mrs Martha Rath, Mr and Mrs Lawrence Rath and John, Mr and Mrs Dale Schroeder and Susan. Mr and Mrs Arden Hovey and John were guests Sunday at Woden, at the Harry Quinn residence. Mrs Harlan Blanchard, Mrs Woodrow Pettit and Mrs Erich Seegebarth visited Mrs James Long who is a patient at St. Ann hospital in Algona. Mr and Mrs Dave Weber and family were dinner guests at the Joe Miller home Sunday. Mr and Mrs 'Leo Ramus visited at the Weber home in the evening. Mariota Christenson arrived by plane at Sioux City Saturday from Pueblo, Colo, for a visit at the home of her parents, P. M. Christensons. Merwin met her at Sioux City. Dinner guests Sunday at the Walter Thompson home were Mrs Lillie Thompson, Neva Thompson, Miss Florence Yager, Mr and Mrs Warren Thompson and family of Swea City, Charles and Howard Thompson. Mr and Mrs Joe Culbertson and family, Mr and Mrs Bernard Miller and sons, Elva Ewoldt were all Sunday dinner guests in Algona at the Karl Ewoldt home. Friday evening Mr and Mrs Bernard Miller and family were supper guests at the home of his parents at West Bend. Ruth Zumach, R. N. at Sioux City spent the weekend at the parental Art Zumach home. Mr and Mrs Wm. Marlow and family were Sunday dinner guests at the Hugh Marlow home in Burt. Mr and Mrs Lyle Marlow and family were guests of hei mother, Mrs Anna Bierstedt, at Burt Sunday. | Dinner guests Sunday aj the M. O. Richards home were Mr and Mrs Kenneth Richards and family, Mr and Mrs Frank Rich ards and, family, Ralph Richards, Mrs Maude' .Bilsborough and Ilia, Mrs Letha Webb and sons of Algona. .... Mr and Mrs W .J. Cotton entertained Sunday dinner guests. Mrs H. E. Morgan, Mr and Mrs R. E. Morgan and Edna Ketelsen N. L. Cotton and Bob Angus. Mr and Mrs Louis Berninghaus and family were Sunday dinne; guests at the home of his mother Mrs Will Berninghaus of Whittemore. Ruth Schadendorf spent the weekend at the parental Alfred Schadendorf home. Sunday dinner and supper guests there wert Mr and Mrs Kenneth Fischei and daughter Dafawn, Mr and Mrs Junior Hurlburt. Mr and Mrs Milfred Mitchell called at the Ben Mitchell home in Fenton Sunday afternoon. Mr and Mrs James Thul ol Ames spent Synday with her parents the Jack Quinns. Mr and Mrs Roy Richardson, Mrs Pauline McGuire of Algona and Mrs Frank Dacken called on Mrs Maude Blanchard, Sunday afternoon. Mrs Dave Hines of Toledo and Mrs Esther Ballard of Redwood Falls, Minn, and her granddaughter Kathy visited Mrs •Leo Ramus, Wednesday. Crajg Blanchard was a supper guest of Paul Geitzenauer, Tuesday, and spent the night at the Geitzenauer home. Mrs Roger Jensen and Kathy, Mrs Frank Flaig were guests at the Plum Creek Women's Club at the Dean Jergenson home in Algona, Wednesday afternoon. Lawrence Geitzenauei; and Bernard Reilly attended a grain dealers meeting at Estherville Friday. Mrs Ruth Krueger entertained her granddaughters Thursday evening at supper, Pelores, Linda and Garry Dean Ackerman ol Mrs Sarah Fischer entered Holy Family Hospital at Estherville, Tuesday. Roger Bill Flaig returned home from Veteran's hospital at Des Moines Thursday. Rev. and Mrs H. A. Smidt of Purt Presbyterian church, Rev. and Mrs Brower and family of Algona, and Rev. and Mrs C. E. #ordio$ and family enjoyed supper Friday evening at the home of Rev. and Mrs Nordine. Mi's Frank. Flaig entertained Friday afternoon in honor of the birthday of Mrs Mary Flaig. Guests were Mesdames Jack Quinn ,Maude Blanchard, Ruth Kruegei, James Long, Fred Genrich. Rose Kraft. Mr and Mrs Fred Genrich en- jnyed supper at Fort Dodge, Sunday, where they attended the Rural Carrier 6th district May meeting. Mr and Mrs Charles Morris visited from Friday to Sunday with their daughter and family the Jack Johnsons of Gowrie. On Saturday Mr Morris' niece, Lorette Eileen and Margaret Kelly and Mr and Mrs Emil Shade and family from Omaha, Neb. joined them for a family dinner. Shower Honors Carmen Brandt, May 25 Bride Swea & Eagle — Miss Carmen Brandt was honored at a miscellaneous shower held Saturday night at Lutheran Hall. Mrs Virgil Jensen welcomed the guests and announced the program: vocal duet by Mrs Jim Preston and Mrs Tom Preston; reading by Mrs Leighton Hugoson; piano solo by Mrs Robert Jones; readings by Mrs Harold Jones and Mrs Ida Larson, Fairmont; vocal duet by Barbara Stenzel and Aleta Jensen. The bride-to-be then opened her many useful gifts. Lunch was served buffet style. Mrs Edward Anderson poured. Shower hostesses were Mesdames Art E. Anderson; Leighton Hugoson, Granada, Minn.; Hat- old Jones, Virgil Jensen, Joe Preston, Jim Preston, Floyd Smith, Wm. Thompson and Patricia Smith. Miss Brandt, daughter of Mr and Mrs Weldon Brandt, and Wayne, son of Mr and Mrs F.lmor Jorgenson, will be married May 25 at Lutheran Church, Swea City. 80Jh Birthday Mrs Emil - Larson and Mrs Walter C. Peterson called Wednesday afternoon on their friend, Mrs Magnus Preston, Swea City. It was her 80th birthday. Other friends who called and enjoyed afternoon coffee with her were Mesdamcs Lars Erickson, Alma Swanson, Albin Peterson, CJJe R;i\vn, Alfred Anderson, Leonard Swanson and Floyd Treat and Mrs Peterson's daughter-in-law, Mrs Monford Peterson. Home From Florida Mr and Mrs David Anderson who have spent the winter months in their home in Orlanda, Fla. have returned to spend the summer here. Grant Baccalaureate Baccalaureate services were held Sunday evening at 8 o'clock at the Grant Consolidated School gymnasium. Rev. S. H. Hammer, pastor of Methodist Church, gave the sermon. The Grant Commencement Exercises will be held Friday at School auditorium. Rep, Mer-i win Coad of th* Sixth District from Boone, will be the guest speaker. The home economy class of Grant School honored their mother's at a tea held at school Wednesday afternoon. Grant School teachers who have signed contracts for !the grades for next fall are: Miss Lorene Trenary, 1st and 2nd grades, Miss Sekna Almsberg, 3rd and 4th grades, Mrs Clifford Higgens, 5th and 6th and Miss Doris Briggs, 7th and 8th. There are vacancies in the high school. Supt. Bruce Cranston Was undecided as to returning this fall. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Mullarkey have purchased Mrs Emma Swanson's residence in Swea City. They are living in one of the Grant School residences. The Baptist Northern Association Woman's Spring Rally was held Tuesday, May 7 in all Day session at Baptist church, Webster City. Attending from here were Mesdames Virgil Jensen, Ervin Link, Dettmer Thompson, Gladyce Hanson, Nora Olson, John A. Erickson, Lowell Larson, Glen Clark and Emil Larson. Music was furnished by the Swea City Guild. Mrs Lowell Larson sang a solo. Rita Marie, small daughter of Mr and Mrs Ed Meyer, Ringsted, was baptized at the services following Sunday morning Mass at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Armstrong. Mr and Mrs Paul Sanft ner, uncle and aunt of Rita acted as sponsors. A family dinner .was held at noon Sunday at the William Wiskus home with all their children and grandchildren present. Quests were Mr and Mrs Paul Sanftner and son Jim- mle, Mr and Mrs Ed Meyer and Rita, Robert Wiskus of Ft. Dodge and Billy and Luvern Wiskus at home. Mr and Mrs Virgil Jensen and children Aleta and Lowell, Mrs Walter Mino and daughter Dianne visited Sunday with their daughters and sisters, Marcia Jensen and Barbara Mino, students at Sioux Falls College, Sioux Falls, S. Dak. Mr and Mrs Glen Clark' and her father Williams Bargef drove to Owatonna Sunday to visit Mr Barger's nephew and wife, Mr and Mrs Gerald Embody. Gerald recently suffered a heart attack. Mr and Mrs Elvin Swanson had as Sunday dinner guests, Mrs Christetta Swanson and son Harold, Pete Madsen, Mr and Mrs Al Dudding and family of Buffalo Center, Mr and Mrs Loren Sach, Oelwein, Gail Olthoff, Lakota, and Axel Erickson, Armstrong. Mrs Loren Sach of Oelwein visited last week with her parents, Mr and Mrs Rufus Olthoff, Lakota and other relatives. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Patterson had as Mother's Day dinner guests, his parents, Mr and Mrs George Patterson and her parents, Mr and Mrs Robert Harvey and friends, Mr and Mrs W. B, Officer of West Bend. Mr Officer is supt. of West Bend school. Mr and Mrs Glen Crossley and children of Ames were Sunday visitors at her parents,. Mr and Mrs Andrew Larson. Mr and Mrs Mervin Johnson and Douglas were Sunday dinner guests at Mt and Mfs Truman nard Jensen. Cattla Clean Up STA-FRIS SILAGE! End* "Sihg* Stink!" etm silag* with .General Chemical's amazing "STA- FRESH." This •pedal, inexpensive, silage -grade sodium bisulfite in convenient powder form keeps silage green, fresh, sweet-amelHng . . . makes silage tastier, more nourishing cows love it Only 8 Ibs. treats a full ton of silage. Free foldeT gives simple instructions for use. At Advertised In form and Home Section ALGONA FLOUR & FEED CO. South Phillip* Street "I just phoned to tell you not to miss visiting the new Telephone building . . . it's a fascinating tour!" NerNlrV Bell telephone Building 1 ;.v I. V Call Streets Algona, loiya The completion of the new telephone building in Algona signals the culmination of the $650,000 Northwestern Bell improvement project in this community . . . a project which now gives this area the most up-to-date of modern telephone facilities. Our portion of this project was erection of the new telephone building itself ... which is being toured by our citizens this week during "Open Mouse." We are proud to have this splendid structure included in the roster of important public and commercial buildings that bear the "Cowan-constructed" label, H. J. GO WAN General Contractor For New Telephone Building

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