The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 7, 1955 · Page 12
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 12

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, July 7, 1955
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6-*Af06tta (let.) De* Moines Thursday, July 7, 1955 Garry Elbert Wed Emmetsburg Whitiemore — Vivian Thompson, daughter of Mrs Alice Thompson of Emmetsburg anc Gary Elbert, son of Mr and Mr; John' M. Farrell of Whittemore were united in a double ring ceremony, Saturday morning, June 18, at 8:30 in Assumption Catholic church in Emmetsburg Monsignor W. F. Mason officiating at the -nuptial mass. Pal • Ryan and Michael Youngwirth served as acolytes. Mary Bormann played the wedding march and accompanied Delores Hammes and Leo Heddinger, friends of the bride, whc sang, "On This Day Oh Beautiful Mother"; "Ave Maria"; "6 Lord I'm Not Worthy"; and , "Mother At Your Feet .I'm ' Kneeling." Given in marriage by her brother, John Thompson, the bride was attractive in a floor length gown of white net over satin. The fitted bodice featurec a peter-pan collar and the long sleeves tapered to points over the wrists. Tiny buttons extended down the back of the dress. Her fingertip veil of illusion net was attached tcf a crown dap trimmed with sequins and pearls. On her prayer book she . carried red roses with white streamers. Miss Colleen- Farrell, sister of the bridegroom, was matron of honor, and Miss Jeanie Truck of Truesdale, a niece of the bride, was bridesmaid. Jerry Thompson, brother of the bride, was best man, James Thul of Whittemore was groomsman, Emmet Thompson, brother of the bride, and Milo Kollasch, cousin of the bridegroom from Algona were ushers. A reception attended by more than 200 relatives, and friends was held in the St. Thomas parish hall immediately 'following the ceremony. The bride's table was centered . with a wedding cake, which was cut by Mrs John Mosbach of Whittemore and Janette Egan. The. bride is a graduate of Emmetsburg Catholic, high and following her graduation was employed at the J. C. Penney store in Emmetsburg. The bridegroom graduated from Presentation in Whittemore and served in the navy for four years and at present is employed with Clete Elbert of Algona. At present they are living in Whittemore. Mor-Gro Buys Algona Bldg. BIMIBBIBilBi'mmM - iuui.i,n»ii i —— — • _ Thie hnildina located on Diagonal street in Algona, was purchased recenlly by Mor-Gro, Inc It houses on St'or^?o^Gro and Western Buyers, and a building located behind it serves as a garage. TheZoDery formerly housed the Algona Ice Cream and Candy Factory, and the office building was Uu^fTrst P firirSantTu'tur e erected in Algona. Barney Frankl, Mor-Gro official, announced Che purchase test week. ; Mrs Amanda Ruhnke, Mr and Mrs Fred Ruhnke, Mr and Mrs William Hanover Jr. and family, and Mr and Mrs Earl Steier and family attended the Pertl re- union at the Adolph Pertl home In Fenton Sunday evening. The occasion was in honor of Mr and Mrs Homer Wahl and family of Beaver, Penn.; Mr and Mrs Henry Theesfield and family of Howard, Wis. and Mr and Mrs Martin Pertl and family'who spent the past three years in Austria. Mr and Mrs Carl Reed and family sp^nt the weekend at tht? Bruce Spencer home at Wells, Minn, and Sunday they and Mr and Mrs John Marty of here attended a Marty reunion at Easton, Minn. A birthday party was held Thursday afternoon in honor of Kevin O'Brien on his fifth birthday at the Edmund O'Brien home. His guests were Leonard, David, Ann and Mary Loebach, Jimmie, Donnie, Mary Ann and Patty Fickbohm, Mrs Josepn Lpebach Jr. and Mrs Maurice Fickbohm. The Whittemore Boy ". Scout troop met Friday night at the Legion Hall. They took a hike to the creek east of town for games aqd entertainment. Upon their return to the hall they were questioned and brushed up on the laws of the Scouts. They will take a ten-mile hike this Friday to the Ambrose Call park where they will camp out over night <>nd return Saturday morning. The membership now is 41. A family' reunion of the children of Mr and Mrs Theodore Keene was held Sunday at the parental home. It has been over 22 years since the family has been all together. Present were their children: Mr and Mrs Clifton Keene and daughter Patricia, from San Francisco, Cal.; Mrs Dorothy Brown and son Charles, from Marshall, Mo.; Mr and Mrs Robert Hanley and family from Church Falls, Mr and Mrs Lawrence Keene and family, Worthington, Minn.; Mr and Mrs Henry Geilenfeld and sons of Algona; Mr and Mrs Burdett Johannsen and family of Spencer; Mr and Mrs Casper Keene, Mr and Mrs Joseph Keene and family, Mr and Mrs Raymond Keene and family, Leona Potter and Pete Keene of Whittemore. Clifton left Whittemore in 1933 and this is the first time he has been back to see his parents and old friends. Theresa Busherfeld accompanied Evelyn and Amelda Busher- feld of Fort Dodge to Tort Leonard Wood, Mo. Monday to take their brother, James Busherfeld, who spent the weekend here with his parents, Mr and Mrs Anthony Busherfeld:, On their return trip, home they will visit the Ozarks for several days and also visit with relatives at Dubuque before coming home. Dr. and Mrs James Chambers of Des Moines are visiting at the home of Mrs Chambers' mother, Mrs Anna Bauman, and other relatives in the vicinity. Mr and Mrs Donald Hulburt of Iowa Falls and Mr and Mrs Ellsworth Heidenwith were Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mr and Mrs Elmer Ruhnke. Mr and Mrs Oscar Schattsch neider of Davenport visited with old friends here Thursday. • Mr and Mrs Joseph Schumacher of Colorado Springs, Colo, are visiting here with friends and relatives also at West Bend. Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith, Dorothy Rosendahl and children visited at the home of Mrs G. Lavrenz in Algona. The family of Mrs Lavrenz was all home Sunday. Mr and Mrs Victor Kurka and sons, Billy and Michael of Fairfield are visiting at the home or Mrs Kurka's mother, Mrs Catherine O'Brien and other relatives in this vicinity. Mrs Kurka is the former Catherine O'Brien. Mr and Mrs Herman Voigt, accompanied by Mr and Mrs Milton Espe, drove to Albert Lea, Minn, last Tuesday to visit with Mr and Mrs Lloyd Walker. They were accompanied home by Rosella Voigt of Algona and Dorothy Rosendahl and daughter, Kay Frances, who.had been vacationing at the Walker's. I Amelda Wermersen and daughter, Jean, from Tucson, Ariz, spent Wednesday and Thursday at the Arthur Heidenwith home. Thursday evening the Heiden- withs had-dinner guests in honor of their grandson, Ralph Sebers, who left for Aurora, 111. Saturday morning to .work and also attend night school. V, WED At Newton, George Kellogg and Mrs Avilda Allison, of Albia. were married recently. He is 77, the bride is 89. WESLEY NEWS Mr and Mrs Guy Kuyper and son Lyle, of West Bend wfere Sunday guests in the Mrs Theresa Foertsch home. Mr and Mrs Bill Studer and family of Clarion spent Sunday in the Mrs Viola Studer home. Sister M. Gertrude Ann t>f South Bend, Ind. came July .5 to visit her mother, Mrs Mary Otis, and other relatives. Mrs Francis Hauptman and family of Tuscoh, Ariz, are expected to arrive in the Otis home on July 9 and. the <n-oup will then go to St. Paul to visit Sister M. Immaculate, the former Fidelis Otis. ' Mr and Mrs Arden Havland md three daughters of Minneapolis spent July 1-5 with her sister, Mrs George Ricke and family. Martin Hamilton vvill go to Waterloo July 9, to get his wife, who is spending this week with her sister, Mrs Ed Thisseh and f *i m i 1 v ' Mr' and Mrs Philip Goetz arici family joined his parents, Mr ana Mrs Mike Goetz of Sargeant, Minn! at a family picnic, at Emmona, Minn. Sunday. The annual Ricke family reunion was held Sunday at the Lawrence Ricke farm near Williams. Wesleyans who attendee were the George Rickes, George Goetz, John Meuhes, Mrs LeRoy Ricke and their families. Mr and Mrs Lee Ricke of Morgan, Minn, were overnight guests in the George Ricke home. / Mr and Mrs Edward Thisser and two children returned to their home in Waterloo, July 4, following a two week vacation visit. Among families who spent the holiday and weekend in the parental homes here are the Ben Wagners of Fort podge at Al Wagners; David Kleinpeter and family of Des Moines at L. H. Kleinpeters and Joe Millers; Marvin Studers of Hammond, Ind. at J P. Studers; Joe Kelley and family of Gijlett Grove at Lawrence" Smiths; Bob Kirkpatricks and family of Omaha at Mrs Lucille Kirkpatricks. Sunday dinner guests in the Martin Hamilton home were her mother, Mrs Helen Johnson ana son, Joe, Mr and Mrs Ed Thissen, Diane and Mike of Waterloo, Mr and Mrs Edward Johnson and Jerry. Mesdames J. T. Meurer and J. M. Kung were hostesses to American Legion Auxiliary. July 7. Installation of officers : 'was held The Ed Yolmgwirths of Whittemore and the Victor Ybungwirths of Burt spent Wednesday with Mrs Helen Youngwirths, The men fished at Clear Lake. Mr* and Mrs • Fred Vogel and son Don, of Alaza were Sunday guests in the J. T. Meurer home. Cheryll Meurer, R. N., v4io had spent the weekend here, returned to Fort Dodge with them. - Mr and Mrs Carl Albee, Carol and' Carl Jr. and Mrs Mary Seifert spent the holiday in-Austin, Minn, with -Mrs Albee's mother, Mrs L. Wilhelmi and her husband. . i Carl Johnson weftt to Mason City, Friday fo» a 'check-up at Metey hospital. Hd has resumed work after a, long seige ibf Illness, Membefs of Odd Fellows and Rebekah lodges are planning to attend the annual pienfc • Sunday] July 10, on the lawn of the IOOF home near Mason City. , Mrs Elizabeth Jienley entered 1 University hospital, lohva City, for medical care July 5. Mr and Mrs Clarence Ackerson spent Sunday with their former neighbors, Dewey and Francy Hutchinson on their iarm near Rockwell. Mr and Mrs Clarence DeBoer of Ames and Mrs Bendina DeBoer of Kanawha were guests in the Maurice DeBoer home several days last week. Mrs Jennie Luken was brought home July 4 from Mercy hospital in Mason City. Mr and Mrs Gene Wolfe and daughter of Ames spent July 3-4 with her parents, the Alfred Erdmans. Lowell Erdman has resigned his civil engineering work with Philips 66 6in Fargp, N\D. as of July 1. He spent' the lagt half Of June in. Chicago on business for rnat company. He will open his own office In Decorah, arid teach part time at Luther College. He is a graduate of Ames and has had three years of experience as- engineer. Mr and Mrs John Weig, Mr and Mrs Ed Weig and > family, Joe Weig and Micky -went to' Jewel) Sunday, June 26 to jora the Ed Drummers of Laurel and the Waller Drummers of Rfenwick at a family reunion and picnic 'dinner. Relatives, who visited Mr and Mrs. Joe Hildman of Plymouth last week, were the Ed Hildmans, JuJe Matzes, Mrs Sophia Hildman and Beatrice and the John Hild- mans. Joe Hildman is seriously ill. • \ Harriet Beenken, student nurse at St. Peter, Minn., spent the weekend with her parents, the Hans Beenkens. Mrs Marie Bartosk and son ov Codar Rapids spent the holiday weekend with Frimml relatives. Weekend guests in, the home of , Dr. Paul Warner were her l~il. I J. Cl 141 TYO!** 1 "*. " *•» 'A * •N ertts, Mr and Mrs W. M. Wall of lornlry, Mink, and , her sister, At aJvtrtistdin TIME ] IT'S EASIER TO WORK BETTER . . . when office fatigue caused by needless reaching, bending and moving around are a thing of the past. See our Art Metal New Century Desks, each designed around a job function, and matching Art Metal Correct Seating Office Chairs. Upper Des Moines Publishing Co. Phone 1100 Algona pa ll Mrs.O, C. Disher and family,of Darfur, Minn. 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