The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 30, 1955 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 30, 1955
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S-Afflona (fa,) Upp«r Des Metaw Thursday, June 30, 1955 Married Here June 21 Honors For Joan Phillips Af LuVerne Mr and Mrs Virgil L. Rohlf, married at St. Cecelia's Catholic Church here June 21 at 9 a.m. by Msgr. P. P. Gearen, are shown in the above photo. A complete story of the wedding can be found in the society column of today's UDM. (Photo by Ne)s Isaacson) * * » Marjorie Kollasch, daughter of Mr and Mrs John Kollasch, Algona, became the bride of Virgil L. Rohlf, son of Mr and Mrs J. A. Rohlf of Swea City, on Tuesday morning, June 21, at 9«a.m. Msgr. P. P. Gearen performed the double ring ceremony in St. Cecelia's Catholic church. Josie McEyoy presided at the organ, playing the traditional wedding marches and accompanying the soloist, Mrs E. C. McMahon. The bride, given in marriage by her father, was attractive in a floor length gown of lace and nylon tulle over white satin. Her fingertip veil fell from a sequined and seed pearl headpiece. She carried a mother of pearl rosary, gift of the groom and a cascade bouquet of white stephonotis with an orchid corsage center arranged on a prayerbook. Noreen Kollasch served as her sister's maid of honor, and Marlene Ferguson of Bancroft was bridesmaid. Robert Rohlf of Minneapolis served as best man, and Donald Kollasch of Whittemore was groomsman. Ushers were Clem Kollasch and Harold Sampson. A dinner and reception were held at the Plantation dining room following the ceremony, with Donna Laubenthal of Houston, Tex., registering the guests. Mrs Marvin Simonsmeier, sister of the groom, cut and served the wedding cake. Waitresses were Nelda Gade, .Louise Bowman, Anna Mae Laubenthal, Agatha Fangman, LaVonne Kollasch and Irma Laubenthal. The couple entertained their friends at a wedding dance at the Plantation that evening. Mrs Rohlf is employed by the Druggists' Mutual of Iowa and Mr Rohlf is manager of the Kossuth County A. S. C. . LuVerne—A pre-nuptial shower was held in the rooms of the Zion Evangelical Lutheran church Saturday evening honoring bride elect Joan Phillips of Des Moines.. The bride's chosen colors of pink and white were used in decorations with bouquets of garden flowers. A skit and scrambled words contest was enjoyed. Sharol Wittmeier played two ac- cordian numbers. Gifts were-'in a miniature old fashioned auto, with tin cans and doll shoes attached. Meredith Engel, Fort Dodge; Gloria Harmon and Sharol .Wittmeier assisted in opening gifts. Hostesses were Mrs Walter Engel, Mrs Marie Hunt, Mrs Harold Ristau, Mrs Fay Harmon and Mrs Luverne Wittmeier. Miss Phillips daughter of the Rev. and Mrs Robert Phillips of Laurens, formerly of LuVerne and Jerry Nielsen, son of Mr and Mrs Albert Nielsen, Britt, also formerly of LuVerne, will be married Sunday, July 24. '•Miss Phillips is in nurses training in Des Moines. Mr and Mrs R. C. Peck became parents of their first child, a daughter, Ronda Sue, born at Algona Osteopathic Clinic Tuesday, June 21. Mr and Mrs Sylvester Brace are the parents of a son born Saturday, June 25, in St. Ann hospital, Algona—weight, eight pounds and name, Jason Allen. They have another son, Kevin. Twenty-one 4-H girls and two leaders enjoyed an outing at Clear Lake Wednesday to Friday the past week. Leaders were Mrs Glen Braynard and Mrs Wilder Rockwood. Assisting were Mrs Carl Groh and Patricia Hansen. They were housed in a nice large .cabin and recreation included swimming, kitten ball, Chinese checkers, checkers and a new game, Sorry. Girls attending were Ssfcidra Heine, Leota Ann Voss, Diane Groh, Jane Harper, Sally Prior, Sally Hardcopf, Jane Darby, Sandra and Claudia Janssen, Judy -Naffziger, Rosemary Carroll, Geraldine Gregory, Kathy Bockes, Janelle Schneider, Kay Brink, Elaine and Eleanor Rockwood. Annette Braynard ana Shirleen Schnetzer. Mr and Mrs Edward Dehnert, their house guests, his sisters, Mrs Katie Theede, Columbus, Wis., and Mrs Ida Woolin, Lake Mills, Wis., returned from a vacation trip of two weeks visiting relatives in Minnesota, Illinois and Wisconsin. Mr and Mrs Vervon Davidson, Bishop, Tex. are spending a 30-day leave visiting his parents, Mr and Mrs Ralph T. DavicTson. Vervon will report to a navy base at Jacksonville, Fla. for new assignment. The annual reunion of the fam- ly of the late Mr and Mrs Alex Larimer was held in the home of a granddaughter, Mr and Mrs John Voss Jr., and family, Sunday, June 26. Forty-four enjoyed the picnic dinner and get-together. Sgt. and Mrs Ted Mouras and son Teddy, of Fort Campbell, Ky. have arrived to visit in the home (jf her parents, the Rev. and Mrs Louis Wittenburg. They are leaving in July for 3 years service in Japan. Sgt. Mouras is a paratrooper. ' Job Office Open 7 """ The U. S. Employment Service office in Algona will remain open, and will operate until; a new manager arrives, W. G, Stone, who managed the local office for 3*6 years off and on telnce 1951, received a promotion tb the Ottumwa office, and left Algous Wednesday to assume his • new post. Mrs Audrey L. Mosher will be in charge here until a new nian« ager is appointed. Funeral For MrsSchulfz Held Wednesday Funeral services for Mrs Alfred F. SchultE, 60, well-known Algona woman, were held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Presbyterian church. Rev. M. H. Brower officiated, and burial followed in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Richardson's Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements. Mrs Schultz died late Monday afternoon at the Schultz home shortly after suffering a heart attack. Her death came suddenly, although she had a heart condition for several years, and had been hospitalized at St. Ann hospital seyeral times lately. Her condition had been considered good until Monday. Clara L., daughter of Mr arid Mrs Edwin Nelson, was born Jan. 15, 1895 near Elmore, Minn. She received her schooling there, and Was married to Alfred Schultz, March 15, 1916. The family lived at Ledyard, then moved to Algona in the mid-1930s, and Mr Schultz later started a gas station Which grew into a garage and automobile sales business at the present site on South Phillips'* street. Mrs Schultz became well- known in the area as an amnleur painter, and enjoyed this hobby during her leisure time. Survivors include her husband, two sons, Wesley and Armin, a sister, Mrs Ruby Brekke, Minneapolis, and a half sister, Mrs Gerald Meyer, Cylinder. Several grandchildren also survive. Pallbearers were Ralph Miller, G. D. Shumway, Abel Behrends, Andy Crawford, Halbert Long and Joseph Skow. July 3 Races Semi-modified stock car racing; will return to Blue.Earth, Minn., Sunday afternoon, July 3, for the American Legion Celebration. Drivers from throughout the state, including Minneapolis, Stillwater, New Ulm, Mankato, St. Cloud and Alexandria, are scheduled to race. A full afternoon of thrilling races are on the program, including a 30-lap feature. Time trials begin at 1:30 p.m. WESLEY NEWS Rev. F. A. Webb, Freeman Fox of Prairie Center, Melissa Nygaard and Gletida • Oabi'ielson Went A to Okoboji Sunday ,for a six day outing at Camp Quest. Mary Lou Hanig and Kuthryn Goetz spent Friday, June 24, in Mason City with the latter's sister, Donna, who attends Hamilton Commercial college. All 3 returned home Friday rtlghl. Donna spent the weekend at the parental Mrs Lizzie Goetz home. Mr and Mrs Lou Vitzthum and four children of Pontiac, 111. spent the past week at the parental, George Vitzthum home and with other relatives. Mike Vitzthum received his discharge from the U. S. Army at Camp Carson, Colo, and arrived home Friday. He had been stationed in Alaska 18 months. Other Sunday guests at the parental Vitzthum home included Mr and Mrs Dennis Vitzthum and three children of Sheldon, Mr and Mrs George Vitzthum Jr. and family of Irvington; Mr and Mrs Gaylon Vitzthum and family, Mr and Mrs Luke Youngwirth and three children and Mr and Mrs Jack Vitzthum and Janice Vitzthum, all of Wesley. A daughter Ruth, now Mrs Kaloplastos, who with her husband and family are now in Germany, and a son Tom, and three children of Laurens were not at the family gathering. Grandma Ella Dblan lives at the Vitzthum home. Mr and Mrs George Ricke and family joined Mr and Mrs Arnold Stufflick and family of Kanawha, Chuck Studer of California who is visiting relatives in this area for two weeks, his three sisters, Connie and Eunice Studet and Mrs Bill Harriman and daughter, Mickey, of Albert Lea, for a picnic at the state park at Clear Lake Sunday. WANT ADS BRING RESULTS Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge No. 1445 Presents Ralph Thomas Show Singing — Fun — Music — Comedy — Novelty Af Algona, la., High School Auditorium Tuesday, July 5,8:00 P.M. No Admission Charge — Tickets May Be Obtained From Various Algoha Stores. NELS and KAY ISAACSON Announce: Coming at BROWN'S STUDIO CLOSING OUT 50% OFF Corner Store at LuVerne Hundreds of Items in Dry Goods SALE Braid few , 5" I" f K*ofc Vwh 1 Safety Tint for Boat or Beach Men's & Ladies' Styles Also SPECIAL PURCHASE! We Got 'em—You Name it! Heg. $3.00 Values in SPORT SHIRTS (WUh Cool Short Sleeves) CI QO Two for 91'90 Each $3.67 Nylons, Broadcloths. Batistes — everyihing ! FISHERMENS SPECIALS 3-P1ECE FISHING SET, includes S2.95 Reel $3.95 Glass Rod, and Sl.OO Line ALL FOR ONLY __ _ NATIONALLY ADVERTISED at $4.95! Bronson "Fleetwing" All-Meial Reel, including 2-Piece 5-fl. Glass Rod and Line C>C f%E ALL FOR ONLY $OiilO 1955 "ZEBCO" $12.50 CASTING REEL, plus 2-Piece 5-Fl. Glass Rod and Monofilament Line, An $18.00 Value Ol A CA ALL FOR ONLY $ I £,OU Mom! You Can't Backlash This! COLORED T-SHIRTS, nylon ... 88c [$3.00 INDIAN BLANKETS .... 1.99 DIAMOND'S SURPLUS STORE fireworks in used cars still on at MOTOR * * get yours O^tQ^gggyflffig^^ CONSUMERS WATERME TEXAS BLACK DIAMOND CANTELOUPE, large, firm, ripe 29" SUHKIST LEMONS, dozen . . . SUNKIST ORANGES, 2 doz. for 590 C Ib. MEATS BONELESS HAMS C Ib. "Gold Coin" HALF or WHOLE Bacon Ends, Pieces Ib. box SKINLESS WIENERS .....Hbs. GROUND BEEF..... ..... Ubs. RIB STEAKS ............ Lb.39c BEEF ROAST ...... ....Lb. Be FRYING CHICKENS . ...... Lb. 5k BRAUNSCHWEIGER ........ Lb.39c IN OIL SARDINES ...... ... JTins 19C GIANT BOX WHEATIES ............. EB. 14-OZ. BOTTLE HUNT'S CATSUP 6—10 Lb. Bags SUGAR. 60 Lbs. 5.79 Butternut or Folgers COFFEE.... Hb. 79c With $5.00 Order VEL....2Boxes 49c SURF....2Boxes 49c Hunt's Val Vita No. 2'/a Cans PEACHES... 3to89c Pillsbury FLOUR, 50 Lbs. $3.98 Maxwell House 6 Oz. Jar INSTANT COFFEE 1.39 Giant Size TIDE, Special at.. 69c "Remarkable" Bartlett No. 2!i cans PEARS SALMON LIBBY'S RED, 1 Lb, Can 69c LIBBY'S PINK, Ub, Can 59c HUMPTY-DUMPTY, 1 Lb, Can 39c Serve It Ice Cold Now I 3for$l FRiSH, LARGE Cucumbers - 5° CALIFORNIA POTATOES... lOLbs. 39c 100 LB. BAG $3.89 FROZEN STRAWBERRIES-.-30Lbs. $8.49 CHILLED CHERRIES IN NEXT WEEK CONSUMER'S MARKET

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