The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 7, 1954 · Page 14
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 14

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, September 7, 1954
Page 14
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sINdeftr COM P LIM E NTS - o F :— ;... ' BRADLEY BROS TO THE MEMBERS OF ST. CECELIA'S We Say "Well Done,'' and We Send Best Wishes For All The Years To Come Williams & Taylor Implement Co. JOHN DEERE CONGRATULATIONS To St. Cecelia's Parish For This Outstanding Accomplishment Universal Manufacturing Co * Authorized FORD Reconditioners Algona, Iowa Total Cost Of New Church About The,new St. .qecelia'S. Catholic churdi herej cduld; be'built, for about $285,000 fully equip*meht it was determined after bids Were opened February 28, 1952. The three lowest bids,, two of them submitted by Algeria firms totaled $215,857. Final .approve* tor them is came later frpm the diocesan bishop. ' , H. J. Cowan's bid of $186,168 was more than $11,000 lower than the next bid On general contracting. Pratt Electric Co., also of Algona, had a low bid of $11,871 on' the electridal contract and a Glenwood'firm, Craig & Son, was loty. on plumbing and heating at $17,800. Pews, altars, railings, architect's fee and other costs added about $50,000 for a total cost of $265,000. Construction began in^ the spring of 1952. Sixteen firms bid on the three contracts, eight on the general contract, five on plumbing. and heating and three on electrical. i , •'-«,» Trustees Of St. Cecelia's are Philip Kohlhaas arid Harry Bode. On the church advisory board" are Floyd Bode,. Patrick Cullen, Walter Bradley, Herman Becker, Edward* Frideres, Wade Hansen, Lawrence Gisch, John Thuente and Joseph Lynch Sr. . LUVERNE NEWS Mr and Mrs Leslie Hamburger and children of Hastings, Neb., 'were visitors Wednesday in the home of Mr and Mrs Andrew Nielson. Mr <and Mrs Charles McPJjer- son, sons, Dicky and Bobby of Indianola were Sunday guests in the Mr and Mrs Bryce Wickett home. Mrs Theresa Assing attended an Assing family reunion in Pomeroy Sunday, Aug. 22. She then went to Rockwell City where she visited her mother, Mrs E. O. Lenz until Tuesday. BEST W.ISUE.S,. To St. Cecelia's From the ELITE SHOP Algona SINCERE BEST WISHES To St. Cecelia's Parish From CHROME SERVICE STATION Bud Anderson CONGRATULATIONS • •' On this Memorable Achievement , ' ( PEIYAL MOTORS DODGE • PLYMOUTH -i. May I Add My CONGRATULATIONS and BEST WISHES at This Time? BEECHER LANE APPLIANCES WE WISH TO This iSpjendid AddmWto the Community 5!6SBIL; ; ; ( PLUMBING & HEATING OUR CONGRATULATIONS : To Members of St. Cecelia's Parish- LYLE'S SHOE STORE CONGRATULATfONS AND BEST WISHES From - AND ALGONA FLOUR & FEED CO. TAYLOR IMPLEMENT CO, OUR SINCERE CONGRATULATIONS To St. Cecelia's On This x Notable Achievement CHROME CAFE AND DRIVE-IN IT WAS A PRIVILEGE For Us To Serve In The Construction of ST. CECELIA'S CATHOLIC CHURCH GERBER & BUSCHER CONSTRUCTION CO. Ervin Gerber John Buscher We Performed the Following >Work On the New Church: Excavating Basement, Tree-Moving, and Landscape ing Preliminaries

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