The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 30, 1955 · Page 38
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 38

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 30, 1955
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(la.) Thursday, June 30, 1955 Wire Walters With Circus The" iczio-wm famous Florenze Troupe, Ihe first American appearance of t-J~i& "Parisian Sensations", of the "silver- strand" executing the u 1 1 i IT~S i_ito of all daring and clever manipulations on the tight wire? -v<~- i i 1 t_>inll Algona circus fans at the matinee and night> ^^ -A- 1 G. Kt'lly and Miller Bros. 2nd largest circus coming to tV><^ KL «_-> r^s \i . . fairgrounds on Wednesday, July 6. Many Seneca ns Attend Joice Anniversary Seneca —- Manx re?-1 fa"! friends from the Seneca. nity attended the 25tri anniversary party honor- and Mrs George Charlston of Joice. Iowa. Sunday €?-v& rating. June 26 at 7:30 o'clock. Trie- observance was held at tHe "Winnebago Lutheran church. Mrs George Char Is former Gladys born and raised in t he- community and continued here for several years :fc her marriage. The familv to Joice, Iowa, where tl-i continued to make their- > Senecans in attend .a T~I c-e- included Mr and IVTrs Kle-i-x zneth Thompson, Joy Thomp>soi-i. IVlrs Ivlyrtle Frost, Mr and IVTi-s I-Ier- man Geilenfeld and f a nn il >- , IVIr itnd Mrs Henry Wilberg £ir~ici sons, John and Bertha Olsor-x, i-^Isarry "V^iddle, Mrs Otto "Wi 11>e-ar £H » 3Xlrs Linus Jensen, Ringsted ; 3VTr- and IVlrs Reuben Larson and :£".£»imlJy, and Air and Mrs Wilfred _fc5x~o%vn from Armstrong; Tvlr Eii-ici IVTrs John Andreasen anrJ f :i m.i 3 >•- ._ IVlrs iVIanno Pcdersen ancl IVIi~s i^cia-ry Bonnickson from Rin.gsted^ : jand IVIr and Mrs Wm. Bi-ov-*2T. fT:-orn Fairmont. Mi- and Mrs Charlston. l~i.£i"v-e- a family of seven chiJcia~t?ri £3.3.1. of "whom wore ut home fox" t i~i ^ occasion. Mrs Cecil Baldwin and Mrs Herman Geilenfeld attended funeral services for J. O. Pedersen, 90, at Ringsted last Thursday afternoon at St. Paul's Lutheran church with - the Rev. George Palleson officiating. - Mrs Pecl- ersen was Stella Nolan's father. Monday evening visitors at the Harry Lund home were Mr and Mrs Donald Hoein and family o: Ringsted. Alice Diane Petersen, daughter of Mrs Kenneth Petersen, was baptized Sunday in St. John's Lutheran church near Ringsted. The baby's grandparents, Mr and Mrs Chris Willadsen of Irwin and Mr and Mrs Raymond Petersen were sponsors. In honor of the occasion Mr and Mrs Raymond Petersen entertained at dinner. Guests included Mr and Mrs Chris Willadsen and family of Irwin, Marjorie Sorensen of Marian, Mr and Mrs William Leding Sr. of Ceylon, Minn., Mr and Mrs Kenneth Petersen and Diane of Fenton, Lars Willadsen and the great grandmother, Mrs Emma Petersen. A picnic dinner was held Sunday at the Clifford Pringle and Albert Cody homes. Guests included Rev. and Mrs Mark Svaren and family of Sherman S. D.; Mr and Mrs Robert Brown and son of Estherville; Mr and Mrs Bertie Berkland and lola and Mr ana Mrs Bob Berkland and sons of Fenton. Mrs Svaren is spending a week at the parental Cody home while the Rev. Svaren is attending a session of Bible camp at Slayton, Minn. Last Sunday evening dinner guests at the Curtis Olsen home included Mr and Mrs Gaylord Otsen and family of Ringsted; Mr and Mrs Everett Zitterich and family of Ten-ill; Mr and Mrs Howard Preston and family of SEE the diiz~n>: g new uiptrbiy j/ -j /e T- . Angel". oj the diamonds in the iu ^ . . . f^l bow comjvrtablt -\ our finger — thanks to r<.!) tboose a Columbia ^o vt.hir tait cotnparel WILTGEN JEWELERS Swon City: Mr nnd Mrs Bob Jacobsen of Swea City; Ivan Larson nnd Mrs Cleo Classon. Lois Wilberg accotmpanied her brother and family, the Wayne Wilbergs of LaPorte, Ind. home for a couple of wfeeks visit. Mrs Cecil Baldwin observed her birthday Thursday, June 16, by having friends in for coffee that afternoon. Mr and Mrs Irvin Votteler are the parents of a baby daughter born Tuesday, Junse 21, at Holy Family hospital at Estherville The Vottelers have another daughter, Renee. Mrs Leo GueYdet, who spent several days at Holy Family hospital, suffering from blood- poisoning, returned home last Saturday. Supt. and Mrs Gordon Christiansen spent Thursday afternoon at Seneca, packing their household goods, preparatory to moving Saturday. Their new hcme will be at Grafton where Mr Christiansen has accepted a position as superintendent of schools. Carol Johannesen, daughter of Mi and Mrs Fred Johannesen, was among the group of Lutheran young people attending Bible camp at Ingharn Lake this past wet?k. Her parents visited with her Wednesday etvening and attended the eveninig session. Mr and Mrs Lefeter Osborn attended a family gathering at Luverne, Minn, last Sunday. Their son Larry, accompanied his grandparents, Mr and Mrs Elmer Letcher of Alexandria, S. D., home for a visit while a niece, Patty, accompanied the Osborns home. Jack Looft has accepted a position to teach at Crystal Lake. He will coach basketball and baseball and will teach Mathematics in high school. Mr and Mrs Harold Grondhov and daughters of Scarville moved to Seneca over the weekend. Mr Grondhov will be the athletic coach at Seneca this fall. BANCROFT 7 Mr and Mrs Richard Ellendoff and Judy, Sterling, 111. spent, the past week with his uncle, Laurence Bergman, and family. The employees of--the Bancroft Register are enjoying a two week vacation, and the office will be closed for two weeks. Mr and Mrs Ed Schemmel o( Miami, Fla. are visiting friends and relatives in Bancroft. Mr and Mrs Schemmel are "former residents of Bancroft. Mrs Raymond Doyle, Jack and Betty attended the wedding of William Doyle in Chicago. William is the son of Mr and Mrs Raymond Doyle of Bancroft. Prairie Pals Met Prairie Pals 4-H club held their meeting at the center school June 23. Following reports and demonstrations by Julie Nygaard, SharJene Downs, Helen and Ruth Lickteig, Carol Grandgenett and Mrs August Studer, the girls sewed and djscussed their projects. A picnic lunch was served at noon. The next meeting will be July 7 at the home of Mrs Leonard Arndorfer. Portland Twp. By Mrs. Victor Fitch On Friday evening, June 24, about 80 women gathered at the Methodist Church at Titonka for the shcnver given in honor of Ruth Phelps, who will be married July 10 to Paul Krominga. Gladys Harms gave a reading; Korene and Judy Fitch played and sang a song; and Randy Nelson sang two songs, accompanied by his mother, at the piano. After Miss Phelps opened her many beautiful and useful gifts, a delicious lunch was served by the hostesses. Mr and Mrs Herman Fox and son Richard, and Richard's buddy, Mickey Patrick, from Lansing, Mich, spent a week at the E. L Dickmeyer home. Mrs Fox is n daughter of the Dickmeyer's. Their son Clifford, wife and family visited them early in June They live at Grand Rapids, Minn. Jerry Lee Helmers of Chicago is visiting at the Luther Fairbanks, Jr. home for the summer. He is a nephew of Mrs Fairbanks. Mr and Mrs Glen Larsen and family, Mr and Mrs Lewis Larsen and Nancy, Mr and Mrs Vernon Larsen and girls, arid Mrs Minnie Larsen attended the picnic, sponsored by the men of the Methodist church of Titonka, Sunday afternoon, at the Carl Callies home. Mr and Mrs C. L. Young and Mr and Mrs Ramon Bisque of Ames attended the Phyllis Kain- END OF MONTH SPECIALS Huge Price Slashes on Spring and Summer Needs Women's Wool Shortie Coats White, Pastels and Navy. All desirable styles. Drastically reduced. While they last, only . . . Special group of higher priced wool shortie coats reduced to 7 $10 Women's Full Length Coats Reduced Wool coats and "Rain-or-Shine" coats. Excellent choice of colors and styles. All reduced to only . . 13.88 Save On Women's Costume Jewelry 2for$l Earrings, pins, bracelets I Mostly white for summer. Excellent choice, terrific values 1 LARGE CANNON BATH TOWELS 50c Thick terry towels 22 x 44 inches. Solid aqua, mimosa yellow, sea green and petal pink. Women's Dress Shoes Reduced Drastic reductions on current styles. Buy now and save. All sizes but not in every style. $ 3 Jnck Klflus wedding in Algona, 'Sunday. Merlyn Bartlett went to Ames for the Boys 4-H short course at Iowa State College the 21 to the 23 of June. Thirteen boys from Kossuth County with Bob Johnson, youth assistant and Leander Vaske attended. Mr and Mrs Lloyd Bartlett and Merlyn visited the Andrew Hansen family at Swea City Sunday Another daughter and husband, Mr and Mrs Don Glamm of St. Clair, Minn, were there also. Harry Christensen went to Rochester Monday for a checkup. Mr and Mrs Donald Ringsdorf and Mrs Christensen'went up Saturday to visit him there. Mrs Hazel Carroll and family and Mrs Herman Harms and Janice went to Algona Tuesday. Mrs Hazel Carroll and family went to LuVerne Tuesday and h;id dinner at Mrs Guy Andre's ,-md in the afternoon they all called on the Alvin Hardcopf's nnd the Dennis Carroll's. Mr Carroll is recuperating from a heart attack. Mr and Mrs A. W. Young of Clear Lake spent the weekend at the C. L. Young home. Dr. and Mrs Wm. Laidlow, Jennings and Scott of Portland. Ore.; Mrs Carl Stellhorn, Sue and Steven of Lakeland, Fla.; and Nancy Kain of Algona were dinner guests at the C. L. Young home on Tuesday. Mrs Laidlow and Mrs Stellhorn are sisters of Mrs Young. Mr and Mrs Orville Stow and family of Davenport; Mrs Bertha Stow of Burt and Mr and Mrs LeRoy Phelps were Thursday evening supper guests at the Bernard and Charles Phelps home. Mr Stow is a nephew of Mrs Charles Phelps. Mrs Minnie Sperring of Fort Dodge is visiting at the Bernard Phelp's. Mr and Mrs Levant Moore entertained at a picnic supper for little Patricia Moore's 2nd birthday Sunday evening. Guests of the evening were Mrs Minnie Larsen, Mr and Mrs Lewis Larsen and Nancy, Mr and Mrs Vernon Larsen and family and Mr and Mrs Glen Larsen and family. LAKOTA NEWS Cort C. Rippentrop was taken to Buffalo Center hospital Sunday morning and has been in an oxygen tent, suffering from a heart condition. Further teats were made Monday to determine just what the trouble was. Cort is a mechanic in the Ley garage. Mrs E. R. Ballard of West Union is visiting her daughter, Mrs Alton E, Anderson and family. Mrs J. E. Telkamp has" returned from a ten day visit with her sister and husband, Mr and Mrs Tom MacGrath in Grinnell. She had accompanied the MacGraths and their daughter. Mrs Ruth Bue, to Grinnell after they visited in Lakota for several days. Mrs Bue's home is in MacAllen, Tex., and her parents spend the winters with her there. Mr and Mrs Vernon Smith nnd family spent Monday at Clear Lake with Mr and Mrs Russell Rugg who have their trailer at the lake. Shirley and Janet Smith will stay with the Ruggs for a longer visit, going to their home in Cedar Falls Wednesday, A 9 pound, 15 ounce boy was born to Mr and Mrs Arnold Beck-, er June 22 in Buffalo Center hospital. Mr and Mrs Raymond Smith and Robert of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., arrived Saturday for a visit with the former's mother, Mrs Ida Smith and to attend to local business. _Dr. James Nuismith invented basketball in the winter of 180192. stone SIZE 6.00-16 PLUS TAX EXCHANGE YOUR OLD TIRE BECAPPABU IXCMAMC* TON* 01D ran UUFf UU ALL SIZES PRICED SALE •=§? 20.55 14.95 16.60 18.25 12.95 COME IN AND GET OUI AMAZING OPFEI ON Tir*$fon* DELUXE CHAMPION TUBELESS TIRES Amertn't Ftont 856 Caa r*w Can Pwl Ttwm en Your Prm*nt WK^I». W«H Ivy AH th« UnwMd MiUa0« in Yovr •raMirt Tirft Tow Trad* for N«w Fu**l«n« 0« UiM Champon*. BROS* Phone 714 Algona CELEBRATE JULY 3 & 4 Blue Earth Fairgrounds Carnival on Grounds SUNDAY, JULY 3 Stock Car laces Vaudevill* Acts MONDAY, JULY 4 - Joie Chitwood Auto Thrill Show — Afternoon & Evening Mammoth Fireworks Display — 8:30 p.m.

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