The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 23, 1955 · Page 40
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 23, 1955
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(la.) Upptr 5*s Md'ftt* Thursday, Jurt* 59, 195S James Harvey, Burt, Weds A Dubuque Girl By Mrs Jessie Rash Buff — Shirley Feldermann Hueneke. daughter of Mrs Otto Hueneke of Dubuque and the late Otto Hueneke. was married Saturday, June 18. to James Ray Harvey, son of Mr and Mrs Robert A. Harvey of Bint. The candlelight service was performed by the Rev. H. P. Senft at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Dubuque. The bride wore a diamond lavalliere. gift of her father to her mother worn on her wedding day, with a gown fashioned of chantilly lace bodice, with a soft collar, short sleeves and a billowing nylon skirt. Her veil fell from a halo crown of tulle and seed pearls. Miss Gladys Hueneke, the bride's sister, was maid of honor. Mrs Kenneth Patterson, the groom's sister and Barbara Croissant, were bridesmaids. Kenneth Patterson, brother-in- law of the bridegroom was best man. A rehearsal dinner was at Bunker Hill Gold Club. Friday evening and the reception Saturday was at the Dutch Room of the Hotel Julien. Following a trip to the Rocky Mountains Mr and Mrs Harvey will be at home in Dubuque. The bride is employed as kindergarten teacher in the Irving School in Dubuque. Mr Harvey, a graduate of Burt high school and Iowa State College, Ames, took post graduate work at the University of Maryland. He is a designing engineer at John Deere Dubuque Tractor Works. Mr and Mrs R. A. Harvey with Mr and Mrs J. H. Zanke were in Dubuque over the weekend to attend the wedding of their son and grandson. Others from this community attending the wedding were Mr and Mrs Kenneth Patterson of Swea City and Mrs Mayme Winkel and Mr and Mrs Earl Taylor of Algona. Mr and Mrs George Zanke, Chicago, the former a brother of Mrs Winkel and J. H. Zanke and Mr and Mrs Lee Smith of Savanna, 111., were also guests. Wed Here June 11 $137,358 Bonds Sold Here, May Residents of Kossuth County invested $137,358 in United States savings bonds during May, according to Herman Studer. volunteer sales chairman. Total purchases in the county of series E nnd H bonds, from January through May amounted to $860,598 which is 48 percent of the quola for 1955. The county is four percent of the national average of 44 percent of the annual goal. Purchases throughout the state for the first five months amounted to $88,304,519, 54 percent of the 1955 quota. Sales this year are 15 percent ahead of 1954. Purchases of bonds, and percent of quotas for adjacent counties are: Emmet, $534,946, 50 percent; Hancock. $572,579, 55 percent: Humboldt, $627,327, 63 percent; Palo Alto, $626,665, 58 percent; and Winnebago,. $496,150, 48 percent. It's fine to talk straight from the shoulder—better to talk from higher up. A Real Welcome Home A family gathering was held Sunday at the C. M. Gross home honoring the son, Perry Gross, who recently returned from England where he was on Army duty. Some 41 attended with a basket dinner served at noon, and the time was spent in games and visiting. Present were Mr and Mrs Harold Gross and family of Whittemore; Mr and Mrs Sherwood McDonald and David, Mr and Mrs Paul Dremmel, Edward Mawdsley and Mrs Gene Abbot, all of Al- Mr and Mrs James Doocy, who were married Saturday, June 11. at St. Cecelia's Catholic Church, are shown in the above photo. Rev. Harold Cooper officiated at the nuptial mass at 9 a.m. Mrs Doocy is the former Joann Sharp, daughter of Mr and Mrs Russell Sharp of Algona, while Mr Doocy is the son of Mr and Mrs William Doocy, Bancroft. The young couple will make their home in Bancroft where Mr Doocy is employed by Welp's Hatchery. (Photo by Nels Isaacson) gona: Mr and Mrs Glenn Grouse and children of Ft. Dodge; Mr and Mrs Richard Gross and children, Mr and Mrs Billy Gifford and Brian, Lone Rock; Mr and Mrs Donald Gross and children of Fenton; Dwight and Duane Gross at home and Mr and Mrs Art Leason. Mr and Mrs Orville Stow of Davenport attended a family gathering at Clear Lake Sunday and spent several days here with Mrs Bertha Stow, and other relatives. Mrs Raymond Mitchell and children spent some time with the former's parents, the J. D. Grahams, and they all attended a Graham annual gathering at Clear Lake on Sunday. Harry Sewick of Ireton visited at the Art Leason home recently. On Sunday Mr Sewick and his sister, Lura Sewick drove to West Bend and visited the Grotto. __^ The Burt Township Homemakers held a "Cook-out" at the Burt Park Tuesday afternoon. Food was prepared at the gathering. The Fidelis Class Party was held at the home of Char Habeger Wednesday afternoon. Roll Call wds answered with "Hints of the Year" and Clara Graham had games. Mrs Paul Moore had as recent evening guests her grandson and family, Mr and Mrs Vernon Schrrfidt and baby of Denver, Colo. Mrs J. L. Miller entertained the Fortnightly Club members at her home Friday of last week. Guests were, Mrs Ed Frederickson, Mrs Chas Scott and Mrs Dorsey. Mrs* Margaret Bernhard, who was a patient at St. Ann's hospital, Algona, recently is now at Wilfair Haven in Burt. Henry Meier was taken by plane to the University hospital in Iowa City, for treatment. Summer Story Hour will be held at the library on Tuesday afternoons this year. Mrs Ed. Smith Jr., will have charge. All children, kindergarten thru third grade are invited and urged to attend. Red Cross Swimming lessons began Monday morning, June 15. The bus leaves the school house at 9:00 on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Wallace Roscoe is in charge for June. Free movies given at the Burt Park on Saturday evenings opened the summer program here recently and the first band concert of the season was given Wednesday evening. Mr and Mrs Clint Henderson and daughters attended graduation services at the Lake Crystal, Minnesota, high school. A niece of Mrs tterutersons, .tafiet .term- son, was a graduate. Miss Johnson is a granddaughter of the Herman Neitzels. Mr and Mrs Newton Heiter of Algona called on the R. L. Moores Sunday of last week. The Birthday Circle will meet Thursday afternoon, June 23 with Ella Sigsbee. This is the annual birthday party, where all birth- clays are observed and gifts are given by the Mystery Sisters. The June birthdays of Bertha Wallace and Bertha Mansmith will be observed by the Circle and gifts given to each. There will be no program. Mr and Mrs Wallace Roscoe and children are moving the last of the month to Atlantic, where Mr Roscoe will be on the teaching stuff the coming year. Mr and Mrs Harold Reimers and children spent a Sunday recently with the Don Krugers near Sheldon. The Krugers are moving soon to another farm. Mr and Mrs Durwood Neitzel with Mary Kay and Jimmy of Whittemore spent an evening last week with the former's parents, the Herman Neitzels. Craig, Val and Timmy Miller of Titonka spent last week with their grandparents, the J. L. Millers, while their parents were ih Cedar Rapids. LAKOTA NEWS Mrs W. D. Ley was called to Sioux Falls by the serious illness of her mother, who had an emergency operation. Mr and Mrs Arnold Christ and family of Wiota arrived Friday to visit his parents, Mr and Mrs Leonard Christ. * The Mesdames Charles Gut* knecht, J. E. Ukena, Fred Schroeder and Jerry Heetland drove to Wheeling, Missouri, Sunday afternoon to the Wade Ball home, June 20th was Mrs Ball's birthday and this was the first time the group of cousins had been together since the Balls moved to Missouri. They came home Monday, accompanied by their aunt, Mrs Hattie Randall, of Glenburn, N. D. The annual picnic for the Ledyard Township Farm Bureau members was held Wednesday evening at the home of Mr and Mrs Elso Jansen, Eugene Blome showed colored slides which he had taken while on a Mediterranean Cruise with the. Navy. Peewees Play Algeria's playground baseball teams went to Swea City, Monday, and enjoyed four baseba^ games with the Swea City* youngsters. The Pee Wees from: Algona won, 7-0; the Peanuts; tied, 6 all; the Midgets lost, 6 to 5 and the PeeWees won, 3 to 2. Tony Guzowski handled the local teams. PLANTING Times have changed since John Darnitz, of near Lamoni, dropped his first kernel of corn into a hill. That was 70 years ago and Mr Damitz has participated in every spring corn planting since that time. COOL TIPS ON SOME HOT VALUES! 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