The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 6, 1957 · Page 28
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 28

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 6, 1957
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MRS. ARDETH HALVERSON • * f t -. - N«w» Editor June 6, 1957, Publlihed By Tho Upper De* Molnw Pobl!$h!ng Co., Algona, Iowa Rachel McArthur Is Lone Rock Band Queen Rachel McArthur ''' Lone Rock's ' "band members have chosen Rachel McArthur as their candidate' for the title 1 of Miss tyorth Iowa at the annual band festival at,Mason City, Jufle 11. Rachel, a jurfior at Lone Rock, is the daughter of Mr and Mrs PI L. McArthur;-who farm near A1-* gona. She is in the band, a majorette, sings in the mixed chorus and girls sextet-and is a member of the girls basketball squad. (Cut courtesy Mason City Globe- Gazette) ' Jesse Halverson, 53, Funeral Held Tuesday Honors For Two The Town and Country Woman's Club held their May meeting in the home of Mrs Kenneth Johnson.. A pot-luck supper honoring. Mrs J. Wallece Smith and Mrs Herschal Hartman was enjoyed by the members., Mrs Arnold Hansen, assisting hostess, served'dessert. , , The lesson on Traveling to the Black Forest "was presented toy Mrs Calvin Vaudt and Mrs Mervin Priebe. Mr and Mrs Herman Geilen.- feldt entertained at dinner Sunday in honor of their son James 1 confirmation, Mr and Mrs Peter Thorsen of Ringsted, Mr and Mrs August Nelson of Estherville and Mr and Mrs Fred Brown. A number of Fenlon people attended funeral services for Adam Lieb held Sunday afterhbon at Algona. Fenton — Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon Jiihe 4, for Jesse Halverson, 53 at the Garry Funeral Home, Bancroft and St. Johh Lutheran church in Fenton. Burial was at Bancroft. The Rev. W. H. Friedrich officiated and Elsie Meyer presided; Jesse Lawrence Halverson, son of Jens and Hilda Halverson, was born at Ellsworth December 22, 1903. He Was baptized in Rose Grove Lutheran church Jan. 10, 1904. He vyas confirmed in the Salem Lutheran church At Radcliffe Oct. 6, 1918. In 1921 he moved with his parents to a farm near Seneca. Nov. 27 he was united in marriage to Leone Keller of Bancroft. The past 14 years the Halver- soris lived in iand around Fenton, where he was employed by the Kossuth County road maintenance dept. He first became ill in March, 1936, then in November of 1956 a recurrence of the illness com- jelled him to quit work and he lad been confined to his home Jnce. He spent some time at the Mankato hospital and the Holy Family hospital in Estherville. He first became ill in March, 1956, then in November of 1956 a recurrence of the illness com- E elled him to quit work and he ad been confined to his home since. He spent some time at the Mankato hospital and the Holy Family hospital in Estherville. In April, 1957, Mr Halverson and his wife became members of St. John Lutheran church in Fenton. ' Death came Sunday, June 2, 1957,, at 12:20 p.m. Survivors include his wife Leone, his aged parents, Mr and Mrs Jens Halverson pf Ringstert; five sisters, Anna (Mrs Albert (Ullestad) of Ringsted; Hattie (Mrs Alfred Eness) of Ames; Helen (Mrs Otto 'Wilberg) of Ringsted; Esther (Mrs Linus Jensen) of Ringsted; Orva (Mrs Ronald Carey of Ames; two brothers, Jerrold, of Ringsted and Robert of White Bear Lake, Mirm.i six nieces and Six nephews, other relatives and a host of friends. Mrs Jack! '< Gerhart, outgoing president, installed the new officers for the coming year. The new officers are: President, Mrs Dale Weisbrod; vice president, Mrs William Hantelman; recording secretary, Mrs John Strueck- er; corresponding secretary, Mrs Arnold Hansen; treasurer, Mrs Don Shaw; arid historian, Mrs Calvin Vaudt. Mrs Calvin Vaudt furnished the entertainment for the evening. Mr and.: Mrs Don Void. Lynn and Sheila Kae of Lake Mills, Mr and Mrs Gerald Brace of Hayfield, Minn, Mr and Mrs Sylvester Brace; KeVen, Jason and Brian, and William Rath of Lu- Verne "and Audra Kae-' Straley were Sunday dinner guests in the S.' E. Straley home observing their 25th wedding anniversary. Afternoon guests were Mr and Mrs Wayne Mann of Burt, Mrs Romaine Weisbrod and 'Mrs Floyd Duncan. Coming, >•• Event*; , Coming Events — (Thursday, June 6, Woman's Society or Christian Service.' •- ' Mrs George M. Jorgenson left Friday for Portland, Ore. She will visit friends there and then go on to Lebanon, Ore., to visit at the ' home 'of her sister, Mrs WilburiJ£?ray.»" ...for a!I your needs We're ready at all times to help every member of this community with loans for all needs, savings plans and •ill bank services. May we assist you too, soon? Savings Are Important For Your Future) And, important to local progress! This helps us make loans to responsible borrowers, building soundly in this community for your future I It's Good Business To Pay Bills By Bank Check Your cancelled check for payment—whether for business or household bills — is your permanent recepit, Open a convenient checking account, here I First Trust & Savings Bank - Fenton and Armstrong, Iowa FENTON BUSINESS and PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY J. Wallace Smith Real Estate Broker General Insurance THE FRIENDLY TAVERN Invites You To Fenton WEISBROD Implement Company JOHN DEERE DEALER Bus. Phone 3 Res. Phone 60 HANTELMAN BUILDING SERVICE For Building - Remodeling PHONE 1?$ 9f 17 Dr. E. W. Ruske DENTIST Office Phone 79 Residence 25 Fenton, Iowa HANTELMAN'S GARAGE Auto & Tractor Repair* FENTON, IA. Anniversary Is Observed By John Micklicks Fenion — The 25th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs John Micklick of Northwood was observed at the Ben Mitchell home Sunday, June 2. The program included devotions by pastor Benjamin Coltvet of Estherville; a solo by Anna Marie Mitchell; reading by Mrs Duane Habeger; a song by three little girls and the history- of the bride and groom's wedded life and -instrumental music by Duane Habe- gar. A buffet luncheon was served with a three tiered wedding cake baked.•••by* Mrs r Albert" -Mitchell serving as a centerpiece. Mrs Martin Oleson poured and about 55 guests.shared the occasion. Guests were. Pastor and Mrs Benjamin Coltvet of Estherville, Mr and Mrs Martin Oleson, Mr and Mrs Maynard Olsen and family, Mr and Mrs Arnold Oleson and family, Mr and Mrs Merle Flint and family, Mr.and Mrs Rudy Christensen, all of Ringsted. Mr and Mrs Melfred Micthell of Lone Rock, Mr and Mrs Duane Habegar and girls of Burt, Mr and Mrs Morris Mitchell, Mr and Mrs Ole Pederson, Mr and Mrs Emil Bleckwenn, Mr and Mrs Dale Long and daughters, Mr and Mrs Ed Mitchell and Joanne, Mr and Mrs Albert Mitchell and Anna Marie, Mr and Mrs Richard Underwood and girls and the honored couple Mr and Mrs John Michlick and family of Northwood. Mr and Mrs Forrest Hanifan and Barbara of Dysart spent the weekend in the parental E. K. Johnson home. On Sunday, the Hanifans, E. K. Johnsons and the Kenneth Johnson family were guests in the Calvin Vaudt home in honor of Mrs Hanifan's birthday. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Halverson entertained at dinner Sunday in honor of Merle and Barbara S' confirmation. Mr and Mrs Elmer Lee and Delmer, Mr and Mrs Mike Nelson, Mr and Mrs Harlan Nelson and Darrell Lee all of Estherville, LuVerne Nelson of Lockport, 111.; Mr and Mrs Maynard Lee and Sandra of Graettinger, Mr and Mrs Earl Jensen and family of Ringsted, Mr and Mrs Clyde Gilbaugh Jr. and girls and Clyde Gilbaugh Sr. all of Fairmont, Mr and Mrs Kenneth Thompson, Joy Thompson, and Mr and Mrs Henry Wilberg, Vernon and Dennis were guests. Rev. and Mrs Harlan Blockhus, Julie and Joan joined the group for afternoon lunch. Mrs Lena Kohlwes of Minneapolis visited Friday through Saturday in the Everett Dryer homo. Saturday afternoon, the Dreyers and Mrs Kohlwes, Mrs Paul Eigler, Mrs John Kohlwes and Mrs Arlin Kohlwes attended funeral services for Mrs Rebecca Wichman at Spencer. New Manager Named For Co-Op Elevator Fenton — Curtis Lura, 41, of Thompson,' has been named as the new manager' of the Fenlon Co-Operative Elevator. He will take over his new duties on Monday, June 17. Mr Lura has been second man at the Thompson Co-Op elevator for a number of years and is highly -recommended for the Manager post at Fenton. He is married, and the Luras have one' daughter, Cindy, aged three.. The 'family will move to ' Fenton as soon as a place io live 4s located. CARD OF TftAMKS '. We wish to tKahk all 'our relatives arid friends for the lovely tffiMs arid gifts fof our 40th Wedding anniversary. Mr and 'Mfs Webber Yager. l 23* CARD OF THANKS , A sincere thank you to.- all ffHends and relatives for the cards arid letters while I was in the hospital. Mrs Earl Dean. 23* Mr and. Mrs Don Stenberger and boys vacationed at Spirit Lake from Thursday, through Sunday. ... A family dinner in the Clayton Ditsworth home May 2.6 honored Mr and Mrs Glenn Ditsworth of Shawnee, Okla., who, with their son Clay, were visiting with the former's 'mother, Mrs Earl Dean. Reba Ditsworth of Estherville and Mr and Mrs Wallace Brown and sori David of Gruver were also present. Mr and Mrs Elwin Scnlei and family attended graduation exercises in Algona Friday evening. Norma Gatton, a rjiece of the Schle.ig was a member of the class, ' Mr and Mrs Daryr?Household- er, Fred Mortenson and Brian : drove to Dubuque Sunday morning where they met Ronnie Mor- terisen "*who will' spend 1 a -couple, week's leave with Fenton relatives. Mr and Mrs Harold Schlei visited with friends at Titonka Sunday afternoon. . Mr and Mrs Roelf Miller visited with Mrs Heiko Adams at Buffalo Center Sunday afternoon. "•• Mr and Mrs Chris Templin Hutchinson', Minn., were guests', in the H. W. Schulte norm; Sunday to Tuesday of last week. Mrs Templin is a sister of Mrs Schulte. Mr and Mrs H. W. Schulte attended commencement exercises at Nicollet, Minn, last week. Gary Schmidt, a nephew was a member of the graduating class. 3 Rev. arid Mrs V. G. Gilberlson "and Ruth were Friday bvernight guests in the Albert Mitchell -home. Other supper, guests in- "cluded Mr and Mrs. Nyles Heagen and boys, Mr and Mrs WH- liam DeWall and Mr and Mrs Richard Underwood and girls. Enjoying a picnic supper at the Richard Underwood home Memorial Day were Mr. and Mrs Morris Mitchell, Mr and Mrs Albert-Mitchell and Anna Marie and Rev. and Mrs'Edwin Silrum and family, of St. Paul. /Afternoon callers in the Clayton Ditsworth home were Mr and Mrs' Murrel Clark and the letter's parents, Mr and Mrs Calvin Stanley, all of Elmore, Minn. Mr arid Mrs Newton Hieter of Algona; Mrs Monroe Heiter of Livermore, and Mrs Jessie Newel of Fenton. Mr and Mrs Henry Zinnel of Rodman are the parents of a daughter born May 28 at the Emmetsburg hospital. She weighed' 7 Ibs. and has been named trlenda Mae. Mr and Mrs Will Miller of Fenton are the Maternal grandnarents. Mr "and Mrs Walter Pert! attended funeral services for Mrs Peril's, grandfather at Peru, 111., Wednesday of last week. Mr and Mrs Albert Mitchell, Mr and Mrs Morris Mitchell, and Mr and Mrs Dick Underwood attended, the graduation exercises and ordination last Sunday for Edwin Silrum at Sentral LfUther- an church in Minneapolis. • ;.- Mr and Mrs A. T. Heiter of Rolfe were recent visitors of Mrs Earl Dean in the home of her spn, Clayton Ditsworth. Mr and Mrs George Peril of Graettinger were last Sunday visitors in the Walter Pertl home. : Seaman and Mrs Philip Hewitt ; and daughter,' Laura iCay, of Great Lakes, 111., were callers .Monday in the home of Mrs Hewitt's uncle, Clayton Ditsworth. .- .Mrs Mervin Preibe, Mrs Jack : .Gerhart and Mrs J. Wallace Smith were co-hostesses at a bridge party in the Priebe home last Thursday evening. Mrs Clarence, Wegener won high score prizer Mrs Gaylord Johnson second high and Mrs Charles Newel, draw prize. family, Mr and Mrs William Fin- neiitad and family of Ringsted. Mr arid Mrs Clarence Yager and boys, Mr arid Mrs Arlo Ranney, and Mr and Mrs E. K. Johnson. eth Anniversary ''•••"• A- Guests in the Webber Yager home on Sunday, May 26, for dinner and supper in honor of their 40th wedding anniversary •were Mr and Mrs Clarence Wegener, Mr and Mrs Charles Feye and family, Mr and Mrs Merlin Wegener, Mrs Emma Reimers, Mrs Kate Wegener 9f Algona, Mr and Mrs Amos Finnestad and NEED GUTTER REPAIRS? SHEET METAL TINSMITHING t SPOUT & GUTTER WORK A SPECIALTY WITH US WE KNOW HOW AND HAVE THE SHOP EQUIPMENT TO DO IT McFall & Rusch piumBinc SHEET METAL WORK * ELECTRICAL WORK Phone 159, FENTON WEED KILLERS Weed Killers Are Only As Good As Their-Acid Content. The More Acid The Better The Job a Weed Killer Will Do And The Farther It Will Go. 90% SURE KILL WITH WEEDAZOL - (An Aminolriazole Herbicide) ASK THE FARMERS WHO USED IT LAST YIAR For Sale Fenton Co-Operative Elevator FENTON, 57 Attend Week Of Bible School At tone Rock, Lone Rock — The Daily Vacation Bible School conducted by the Lone Hock Presbyterian church, .May 27 to June 2,' wals well, attended. There were 57 boys and girls enrolled and 11 workers. A closing program was given by the school Sunday morning at 10:00 with a . full house to witrfess the program. Those helping with the Bible School were Mrs Roger Jensen, Mrs Jesse Blanchard, in 1 charge of / the Beginner's Dept.; Mrs Florence Schrader, Judy Newbrough, Donna Blanchard arid Marilyn Rath worked with the Primary group; Mrs E. A. Lee, Mrs Ronald. Christenson and Marily Bellinger helped with Junior Dept.; Mrs Clifford Nordine was in charge of the music and Donna Blanchard accompanied at .the piano. Rev. C. E. Nordine was director of the school. • , The annual chtittiH, picrtiC Will be held Tuesday, Ju'he 4, at % Call Park In Algona. Mr Clarence Kraft was a supper guest at the home'of Jame.4 Walfter'ln Algona. Memc-rial day, "•Mrs Leo Ramus held^a birth-, day party at the .cafe in Lone Rock, in honor of her husband, Mr Leo Ramus. Those present were Mr and Mrs Dave /webef ( , Mr and Mrs Jim Long .arid Carol Householder. > . . "• The annual Schultz reunion was Held Sunday, June 2j .at the Fred Schultz home, with 58 ili attendance. • • , ' Mr : and Mrs.G,,A. Sharp of Algona visitedi -Mrs Amanda Pettit Sunday. - ''••", "•'*.''• ' °' Mr and Mrs.Emil.Person ac-, cbmpanied Mr and Mrs, Otto. Westling and daughter, La.verla. of .Algona, to Lebanon,' Mo. and visited at the Justin Anderson home for a'few days. ; Dick Jensen came home from college Friday and' is leaving again Mbnday -.for''.; Ifetf* -Mile Lake to stay with his brother, Don. Mr and Mrs James' Shillington and family 'Of- Algona;) Mr' and Mrs Lawrence Walsh and family, Mr and-Mrs. Leo. Nurre .and family of . Bancroft were nil Quests Sunday evening at the home of Bernard O'Donnell. • i Mr and Mrs James Reid • of Algona' were Sunday visitors at the Arden Hovey home. Friday callers at the Ardcn Hovey home were 'Mr and Mrs Clarence. Hovey, Caroline and Kathy of Armstrong, Mrs Cecil Cook and Michael and Mrs Ardella Bruns *of Kenosha, Wis. Mr and Mrs Ralph Harberts of Algeria were guests .at the Wallace McArthur home; Sunday evening. , • . i .'•• Thursday guests at the Walter Thompson home were Mr and Mrs Russel Thompson :and Julie of Burt and Mr and Mrs Henry Kueck,' ' ' • : Mr George Rath 'attended the Adam Lieb funeral in Algona Sunday, Mr and Mrs Don Blanchard and family attended the Carlson and Thorbbn wedding arid 'reception at Svr'ea City. After the recep-. tion/'Mr and.Mrs Don, Blanchard took their daughter, Dbnna Blanchard, -to Ottosen to stay with.. 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