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>\ 8-_Al96ha (Ifl.) Uppfcr DM Maine* Thursday, June 13, 1957 AROUND ALGONA' Walker has concluded a of Several Weeks Here with -her parents, Mr and .Mrs Lester Walker, who Celebrated their gdlden weddihg anniversary recently, Miss-walker is employed •in the public information depart* ment of Fitzsimmon's Army Hospital, Denver. Master Sat. George Dutlon, Mrs Button,'and their children, Dottie and Jack, arrived here Wednesday for a visit of several weeks with their parents, Mr and Mrs 1 John Button and Mr and Mrs , Will Kowalski. George has completed a tour of duty in Japan and is now stationed in san Francisco. Sunday, the John Buttons and two visitors left on a vacation trip to Cass Lake, Minn. —o—• Bob and John, sons of Mr and Mrs Merle Pratt of Clear Lakq, spent the weekend here with their grandparents, Mr and Mrs Milton Dahl. <Rulh Circle of the Presbyterian church met Tuesday evening at the home of 'Mrs James Potter. Mrs Richard Burt was co-hostess. The program was presented by Mrs Merlon Baker and Mrs Duane Riley gave the devotions. —o— Li. Jerry Anderson span! from Thursday until Sunday here visiting his grandmother, Mrs Rose Anderson, and his aunt, Mrs Lorehe Brown. Jerry Bob is in the air force, stationed in Florida and is spending his leave with his parents, Mr and Mrs Holman Anderson, now of Clarion. The Dally Vacation . B i b 1 e School of the Presbyterian church will present their closing program to their parents and other friends Friday at 7:30 pjn, at the church. Mr and Mrs Don Asa and family, Mrs Lorene Brown, Mrs Rose Anderson and Mr arid Mrs Everett Ande'rson and Tom spent Sunday at Clarion where they attended an observance of the 25th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Holman Anderson. Mr and Mrs Elmer Cook Pearl Walker spent a day week in Minneapolis. and last , ., , Mr and Mrs Harold E. Gusl ot Mobile, Alabama-, are visiting here this week. Mrs Gust is the former Abb'y Marie Anderson, daughter of Mrs. Rose Anderson. They are house guests of Mrs Gust's sister, Mrs Lorene Brown Mr and Mrs A. E. Briggs ar leaving Friday evening by train for Mooseheart, Ind. Mrs Brlgg has been honored by being invit ed to enter the College of Regent of the Women of The Moose and will receive her cap and gown in presentation ceremonies ther e THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO ATTEND THE ANNUAL SPANISH AMERICAN WAR VETERANS BANQUET & DANCE AT ALGONA V.F.W. HALL Sunday,' Mariners, ttmple club of the Presbyterian church, will have a breakfast Sunday at 7 a.m. at Call State Park. Children of the members are also invited, Mr* Elisabeth Past was hosf- ess to the Eight Specs card club Wednesday evening. -*-o*— Mr and Mrs M. C. Thompson entertained several families at a picnic at their home on Sunday. Mrs Max Bartholomew was hostess to her sewing club Tuesday afternoon. Mrs Don Asa was assisting hostess. —o— Mr and Mrs Don Engsirom, their two sons and daughter arrived here Monday from their hone in Whittier, Calif. They ar.- house guests of Mrs Engstrom's brother and sister-in-law. Mr and Mrs Rex Voyles, and of Mr and Mrs Bob Lovstad of Burt. They plan -to remain in Iowa until June 20. —o— Mr and Mrs Vicfor Fisher and Jhrstichildren of Fairmont, Minn 'ipeirc* the weekend here at the parental Ted Fishers/ Mr and Mrs C. H. Simpson had as their guest on Sunday, their sister-in-law, Mrs Charles, Simpson of Nevada. They entertained 'at dinner at the Johnson House, other guests being Mrs Roberta Miller and sons, Mr and Mrs Truman Simpson and family and Mr and Mrs Robert Simpson and family of Britt. 6:00 P.M. TURKEY, DRESSING AND DANCING TO THE MUSIC OF THE RHYTHM CLUB na i Fftn 4*4 fl&c ALL FOR SI.25 Service Officer Howard J. Cloe Will Speak. Get Tickets Now from Any V.F.W or Auxiliary Member. Come and Make This a Record Attendance for All Spanish American War Veterans and Widows Banquets. 24 Seneca Girl Weds June 9, At Ringsted Seneca — The wedding of Dorothy Pearl Oftedahl, daughter of Mr and Mrs Olaf Oftedahl of Senqeaiand Bruce D. Hill, son of Mr-and Mrs Ray Hill of Buffalo Center, was solemnized Sunday afternoon, June 9, at 3:30 p.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran church at Ringsted. Rev. Harlan Blockhus officiated at the double ring ceremony. Wedding music was played by Mrs Hans Aleckson of Buffalo Center. Lucille Haas of Elmore. Minn, preceded the bride to the altar and sang. The groom's attendants, Dean Risius and Floyd Winter, lighted he tapers. The bride's attendants were her sisters, Evelyn and Lorraine. The bride was lovely in a floor ength ^gown of imported lace -ver tulle and'satin. The bodice vas fashioned with a dropped waist line, pointed in front, long tapered sleeves edged in seed pearls. The tulle yoke was edged with lace flowers which were embrodiered with sequin and pearls. The Mandarin Collar was edged in seed pearls and embrodiered with sequins. The skirt was fashioned with three tiers of lace over tulle and slipper satin. Her fingertip veil of French illusion silk was held in place by a small lace cap, decorated with lace flowers, pearls, and sequins. Her corsage was cascade of pink sweetheart roses and tulle ribbon. The groom was attended by Dean Risius as best man and Floyd Winter as groomsman. Ushers were Jerry Beaver and Everett Klocko. The bride is a graduate of Seneca High School and Waldorf College at Forest City. The groom was graduated from Buffalo Center high school. Mr and Mrs Mennet Trunkhill went to Ames Sunday afternoon wherej'they visited a little new grandson. The little fellow was born to Mr and Mrs Sherakl Sydnes Sunday, June 2, weighing 5 Ibs and named Ro?er Lee. Ho was born in the Mary Grceley Hospital at Ames. John Fitch of Faribault. Minn. passed away at a hospital in .Rochester Sunday afternoon, I June 9 after being ill for a loni' I Hme. ALGONA FLOUR & FEED CO. "DOLLAR BILL" Good For $1.00 On PURCHASE OF: 5 Bales of Baler Twine — or — 5 Gallons of Weed Spray Just Clip Out And Bring To Our Store On South Phillips Street, Algona Shirley Miller Bride June 9 At Ledyard Ledyard—A beautiful wedding was solemnized Sunday, June 9, at 8 p.m; at the Evangelical and Reformed Church, in Ledyard, uniting Shirley Ann Miller, daughter t>f Mr and Mrs Raymond Sorenson of Lakota and Marlhr Runksmeier, son of Mr and Mrs prville Runksmeier of Ledyard in marriage. Rev. Victor Vriesen performed the double ring ceremony. Mrs Orville Brandt played the traditional wedding march and accompanied Mrs Dean Loge, maid of'honor and soloist, Mrs Wayne Jorgenson, .soloist and Irvin Brandt, soloist. N The bride, given in marriage oy her step-father, wore a floor length gown, of Chantilly lace and nylon tulle over sntin. II had a tiny peter-pan collar and the neckline .was outlined in scallops. The bouffant skirt was of net and the lace panels were appliqued on, the tulle. The bride wore a finger tip veil, with & hand rolled edge, which fell from a bonnet, fashioned of lace and tulle pleated and edged with Ince. Sequins and mock pearls trimmed the dainty head dress. She "carried a white orchid siir rounded \vith stephanotis. Her gift from the groom was a pair of cultured pearl earrings. Carol Ann RunksTieier w n ~ bridesmaid and Linda Pingel was junior bridesmaid. Jackie Busch daughter of Mr and Mrs Myron Busch ,was flower girl, Mnuriro Pingel was best man, Donald Lunn was groomsman, and Dale Brandt was junior groomsman. Ronald Oldenberg. son of Mr and Mrs Robert Oldenberg, was ring- bearer and ushers were Leo Busch and Arden Runksmeier. A reception was held, in fhe church parlors.. Mrs Art Hunk=- meier and Mrs John Darnell were dining room hostesses. Mrs' Geo. MacKinnon and Mrs Roger Mever presided at the punch bowl, Mrs Alvin Busch and Mrs John Brandt noured, Mrs Virgil Loucks and Mrs Red Johnson cut the wedding cake and Jenae Brandt registered the guests. . M ,. M The bride graduated from Ledyard high school in 1953 and the groom in 1951. They will make their home in/ Ledyard. 7 Sheep Killed Wesley — Andrew Reising lost 7 sheen Friday morning when the Milwaukee passenger train struck them. The sheep had broken out of the pasture. Enjoins Town OfCorwith In Tax Suit ' An order signed by Judge Henry Graven Was-received - In federal court at Fort Dodge Monday temporarily restraining the town of Corwith from charging the Borden Company of Marshalltown, a-$20 monthly vocation tax. •'•';' •)•'•• Hearing oil' the temporary injunction against the town was' set by Judge Graven for July 8, at 10 a.m. . ,• ,' ' The Borden Company, in a petition s filed last week, asked that an order be granted restraining the town of Corwith frijrn charging-the tax. The tax is $20 per month or $5 per day, according to the plaintiff. Also named defendants' were Mayor Harold Fatka and the town marshal/Charles Claude. , An ordinance was passed in. CorWith last February authorizing the tax. 'The Borden firm alleges that three other dairy firms, operating in Corwith, do not have to pay the tax. According to the. petition, the' Borden firm makes deliveries at Corwith three times each week, with retail sales averaging $400 each .month. Sunday.. Dying intestate without having will. means dying, -.a: ' Pool Plans All swimmers from the city of Algeria, 7 years old of older, mast sign tlp,.nbf latef thati Sunday, June 16, if they are 1 inteersted in swimming instruction classes which will begin the following morning. • , Other plans at the local pool indicate a possible' adult instruction class, a Wednesday night class for married couples and free swimming- for children who dbn't have season tickets Saturday mornings. Burt Gas OK, Bancroft Vote Next Tuesday ' . Residents of Burt voted in favor of a natural gas proposal, 142-28, Monday, paving way for possible" ga's service by the North Central Public Service Co. • •/•"; A similar, vote will be held at Bancroft next Tuesday, Jurie?jl8, With a 60 percent total in faVd'r necessary as is in the case in all similar votes. , '' . The city council at Bancroft voted earlier to'hold a special election to allow the citizens 'to decide whether the gas system will be opera ted'V Under private ownership or .municipal ownership. To date, there has been no opposition to gas Sat Bancroft. Cost, of the elections is paid by the gas'company. ' V; .v i v If approval is shown by the vote, North Central will attempt to get its distribution system extended to both towns through action of • the Federal Power Commission. Elaine Stewart is a rich matron of easy virtue Who.' is the cause of a murder in Universal-Inter- national's/V'The Tattered Dress", filmed inv.Cinema$cope with Jeff Chandler,^.' Jeannfr Grain, Jack Carson, Gail Russell and Miss Stewart,,as its; stars. This highly recommejidefl drama plays .Sunday ',a,hd Monday at the Algona theatre. TITONKA NEWS Mr and Mrs Everett R. Rippen-\ trop announce the engagement of their daughter Colleen K. Rippentrop to Harry E. Wells, Jr. of St'. Paul, Minn. Miss Rippentrop graduated from Titonka high school and Gale Institute and is employed in St. Paul. : Mr and Mrs Clarence Heitland of Buffalo Center announce'the engagement and approaching marriage of .their daughter to Carroll Van Hove, son of Mr and Mrs Henry Van Ho,ye of Titonka. David Rippentrop and Larry "Boyken have returned to their homes for - the summer from Mankato State College. : : Mrs .William . Peterson and daughter, Mrs Max Bartholomew ' and her iwo daughters left Tuesday for California where they will spend three weeks visiting Mrs Gary Hoover. Nancy Nelson of Grand Meadow, Minn, was a visitor at the home of Mr and- Mrs Everett Rippentrop and family Wednesday through Saturday. Mrs Mary '.- Oesterreicher attended, the .reception Tuesday WELCOME TO OUR. 6:QQ Po 1. BOTH NITES! wri/ Completely Remodeled! (Formerly Duffy's Tavern On Dodge Street in Algona) afternoon In honor of Rev. Francis John Nemmers of Bancroft. Mf and Mrs Loyal dingrlch and ind Mrs.R/ph t-ihdh6fst.# Algona left Monday fee a 1 fishing trip in northern Minnesota and Canada., They, will br gone a week. Work began this week on the new D'X station to be erected on the present site. , Sgt. Carroll. Van Hove, stationed at Fort Sill, Okla., had the misfortune to get his hand Caught in a gun he was using and smashed two fingers and Woke one on his right harid this week. He is gettins along fine. Mariann Rippentrop accortipan- led Mr and Mrs John and small sons, John Jf- of Minneapolis to BanidJL ofl a fishing and sight seeing trip. M# and Mrs Raymond Wi»ta* of Rippey stopped at the home of Raymond's sisters, Minnie and Alice Pannkuk after tfip to Chicago. _ __^ The NEW Telephone Number Of The Upper Des Moines CY-press 4-3535 Safe' Confidential Accomodating Algona Member FDIC Iowa •/ With The INSTALL IT YOURSELF IN JUST A FEW MINUTES - And Be C-O-O-L Tonight WE HAVE THEM IN STOCK ! Just Walk in At Algona Refrigeration . . . Pick It Up . . , Take It Home . . . Anyone Can Install It In Just a Few Minutes, Ready To Go I * * * * » "Compact" is rightl ... in Jhe PHILCO COMPACT. It's only 13 inches square on the ends, no unsightly 'hang, over' outside the window. You can mount it flush wilh inside or outside sill. It COOLS 450 square feet — ideal for nt^ne or office. It uses less current, actually, than an electric toaster. 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