The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 13, 1957 · Page 12
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 12

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 13, 1957
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BRIDES "OPERATION SHOWER" PRESENTED BY UNITED STATES STEEL Office Shower Shower the bride with Novel Bride's Shower Idea § E= £3 VHEY KNEW WHAT SHE WANTED. These beaming gals had no trouble selecting the gifts for an "office shower" , . . they knew just what she wanted. 'Lifetime gifts' for the fortunate bride come in big and little packages, and the sweet young thing pictured above is going to glory in the smart gift she'll find in that shower package. I GIVE HER GIFTS OF STEEL 1 i •'ii« iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiiniiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHi Hiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiuii minimi For Shower Table iniiiMniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiH s Newlyweds ! ff Start Right * ,* MANY MODELS © MANY SIZES TO CHOOSE FROM BRXDE-AND GROOM CENTERPIECE, made from em^ty soup '"cans, is a rather unique conversation-piece for the shower table. First, you covsr the can? with peech crepe paper, then sketch in lh«! bride and groom, add a hat and veil . . . well, can't you take it from there ? EX =3 B Is The Bride Starts With a = ~ 55 E| 3 S3 CAS Universal Gas Ranges open a new field of eccking for those who desire the finest in a modern kitchen appliance , . . there's almost no end to its amazing features I Want wheat cckes quick? Want a thick steak done to a twrn? Want to try baking a few snowy biscuits? UNIVERSAL does it oil - with Gas, UNIVERSAL has Simmer-Save Burners UNIVERSAL has an extra spacious oven UNIVERSAL has thaf waist-high broiler UNIVERSAL cooks everything with precision UNIVERSAL is ... well, a range that is easy to buy . . . No Down Payment, and then just small amounts monthly on your Gas bill 3 i' i Central Service Co. Just About The ONE | == Perfect Gift You Can Select | For "Shower-Giving" I Sisinless steel knives, forks, and spoons are so practical i for every-day use ... they're quite inexpensive . . . they | coma in lovely sets . . . and today. Stainless Steel flat- | ware is 'styled' with a smartness that enhances even an ! cvery-day table. At Sharp's Jewelry, you'll find: | £= * STEGOR STAINLESS (Stegor Division of The 1 55 G or ham Company) § s * WALLACE STAINLESS — in a particularly ro- | mantic new "Bright Star" pattern I * ONEIDACRAFT PREMIER—unusual and different COMPLETE SERVICES FOR FOUR —NEATLY BOXED ff $16.95 to $19,95 "YOUt CAS IIJPIWMUII^ Registered Jeweler "*" American Gem Society ALGONA, IOWA ,,i!llllllll!llUllljlillltlU|l|||ll|ii|l!lli!|i)|||^ PRETTY AKfD PRACTICAL is this "Steel Shower" setting. Child-site pots and pans hung from the ribs of a bright umbrella give a clue to the useful gifts beneath. Clever, too. are designs cut out and glued to gift packages (like frying pan and clock in above picture), telling the bride what's inside. Make Shower Gifts Lasting, Practical Showering the bride with pifts of lasting usefulness is a charming institution. And it's fun for everybody. In fact, the bride'ts rare who would feel quite properly married without at least one shower in her honor. The party is all frothy and gay—but the gifts at a shower arc practical and useful. After all, it's tough enough for a girl to take up with some jerk who doesn't even realize she has to have a coffee pot to cook his morning coffee. He's always been getting it at the restaurant. Seriously, the shower may center around a lunche.on, bride party, or supper at a cafe. You can invite the guests by telephone. The main purpose of a "shower" is to give the bride gifts she needs to start housekeeping. You can give separate gins, or pool your money and buy something substan-/ tial. > And remember that) whatever you give, the poor guv with the noose around his neck is going to have to pet plenty more things . . . women have a way of wanting this and that, A\ Shower the bride \ with Give her gifts of steel W HEN a special friend or relative is taking that important step from Miss to Mrs., show her your delight; Give her gifts of steel. For steel gifts are stylish gifts that last a lifetime. When you buy them for a shower or wedding, you're giving the bride much more than just an expression of your affection. You're giving gifts that will endure as long as she needs them. Showering the bride with gifts of steel means choosing from countless items made to give stylish service—from coffee makers to canisters, folding chairs to flatware, trays to toasters, clocks to cutlery. No matter what you choose to give, she'll appreciate youi good taste and thoughtfulness. And any bride would glow with pleasure to see the lustrous quality shining through every gift of steel. And she can be assured these good-looking items will go to work in a thousand ways to prove their lasting value. For only steel can do so many jobs so well. So when you shower the bride, make it a Steel Shower. And when you shop for the bridal gifts, make an investment that is fashionable and practical. I/ook for the store display* ing the Steel Shower symbol-and get the gifts that will last a lifetime. •H f *>,,>« This iymboi identifies the store that's a Bridal Qmter, where you con get a, rvariety of gifts styled in steel , , . to last a lifetime, _ UNITED STATES Pittsburgh 90, Shower the bride with Give her gifts of steel

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