The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 28, 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 28, 1955
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4-Algona (la.) Uppftir be* Mdindl Thursday, July 28, n Ringsdorf Bride 6f C/idr/es El her t Sharon Lee, daughter of Mr and Mrs Clifford Ringsdorf, Algona, became the bride of Charles, son of Mrs L. A. 'Elbert, also Algona, in a double ring ceremony performed at St. Cecelia's Catholic Church at 9 a.m. Monday, July 18. Msgr. P. P. Gearen officiated at the nuptial mass, the organist was Josie McEvoy and Kathleen Griffin was soloist. The bride wore a light blue suit, white accessories, and rhinestone earrings, a gift of the bridegroom. She was -attended by Betty Ringsdorf, a sister. John Elbert, brother of the bridegroom, was best man. A wedding dinner for 32 guests was held at noon following tho ceremony at the Johnson House. Mrs James Kelly was in charge of the guest book and Mrs Glen Hildebrand helped the bride open her gifts. Sharon is a graduate of Algona High'School, and is employed as a local telephone operator, while Mr Elbert is a graduate of St. Cecelia's Academy now employed at Kent Motor Co. Following a wedding trip through the Black Hills, the newly weds are living in Algona. (Photo by Glenn's Studio). Achievement Day Dates Underway Twenty-four 4-H girl's clubs in Kossuth County will hold local achievement days during the next two weeks. At these achievement days — clothing exhibits, demonstration team and style , revue girl will be selected to represent the individual clubs a\ the county /achievement show to be held during the County Fair" on August 17-18. County 4-H girl's club com- mittee members who will serve as judges for the local shows are —Mrs Henry Looft. Fenton; Mrs Wayne Keith, Burt; Mrs Ralph Thompson, Lone Rock: Mrs R. I. Anderson, Ledyard; Mrs C. A. Gutknecht, Lakota; Mrs August Studer, Corwith and Mrs Charles Nygaard, Wesley. Mrs Bernard O'Donnell, Lone Rock, will also assist the committee. On Oct. 3, 1941, Hitler announced, that Russia was defeated, natwr to«clse again: ' ; * FDR held his first Chat" in 1933. "Fireside Commital Service At Lakota For Bernfce Winter Lakota — Memorial • and com- mital rites for Miss Bernice Win ter were conducted at Maple Hill Cemetery at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 24, by Rev. Harlan Kruse of the Lakota Presbyterian church Bernice. daughter of George Winter of Algona and the late Mrs Winter passed away February 24 in Chicago where services were held followed by cremation. Now the ashes were interred in the family lot beside her mother and a brother. Bernice was born in German township but came with her family to the acerage at the edge of f^akota and soon after her graduation from the local high school she went to Chicago where she became a competent comptom- eter operator. Bernice was a victim of cancer at 48 years of age. These final rites were attended by her 'father, George Winter of Algona, her sister Laura, Mrs Con Higgins and Mr Higgin= Whittemore; two nephews, Mr and Mrs Robert Higgins and Vernon Higgins of Algona, a cousin, Roy Schaper, Mrs Schaper and two daughters of Mankato, Minn, besides local relatives. Mr and Mrs Ernest Wortman were hosts to the relatives a following the ceremonies. Trip To Florida Mr and Mrs Wm. Schroeder are on a vacation trip with their first visit to be in St. Petersburg, Fla. with Mrs Schroeder's brother, Mr Coupanger and family. Mr Coupanger is seriously ill. Then they will go to the home of their son- in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Don Wortman near Washington, D. C. Buddies Reunion Mr and Mrs Eugene Blome were hosts Saturday night and Sunday to Mr and Mrs Robert Johnson and daughter of Austin and Mr and Mrs Duane Meyer at the Winston Schroeder home in Elmore, Minn. Eugene and Mr Johnson were together while in the navy and the two families lived neighbors in Paturxent, Md. Meanwhile the Schroeder family were visiting Mrs Schroeder's parents in Evansville, Wis. Moines, July 19;s Mr and Mrs JJjM SchroedW were visitors in Bale Earth Sum dp!' evening after receiving word of the sudden death jot Mrs £lda Sparks, mother of Mrs Sdhro'e*- der's, brother-in-law. MefrilJ- Sparks. Another son Wilbur sparks is a former Lakota resl* dent. Mrs Henry Greenfield was brought to her home last week after several weeks in the Buffalo Center hospital following a stroke. Mrs Emma Smith is at the Greenfield home. Mr and Mrs Henry Schroeder and Charla of Chicago were visitors Monday with the former's brother Fred, and sister Francis, and the George and Melvin Schroeder families. They drove Up from Belle Plaine where they are visiting the Francis Adams family. Patagonia is at the southern end of South America. Portland Twp. By Mrs. Victor Fifth Mr and Mrs Leo Clark of Britt visited at the Ray Fitch home Friday afternoon. Leo is a brother of Mrs Fitch. Mrs Minnie Sperring returned to Fort Dodge Friday, after spending a month with her daughter, Mrs Bernard Phelps. Arthur Bartlett and loin Jacobson were married at !) o'clock Saturday morning at Humboldt. Mr and Mrs Vernon Larsen and girls visited at the Dwight Ruse home Saturday forenoon. Mr and Mrs Roger Page arid Barbara and Mr and Mrs Page's mother visited Sunday at the Louis Bartlett home. Mrs Hazel Carroll and family were Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mrs Carroll's mother; Mrs Fannie Albright. Mr and Mrs Ray Fitch visited at the Bob Skilling home near Irvington Sunday afternoon. Mrs Skilling is the former Florence Fitch. The Larsen family went on t picnic to Clear Lake Sujnday Those present were Mrs Minnie Larsen and Velma, Mr and Mr? Lewis Larsen and Nancy, Mr and Mrs Vernon Larsen and girls, Mr and Mrs Glen Larsen and family and Mr and Mrs Levant Moore and family. Miss Velma Larsen of Iowa City came home for the weekend. Mr and Mrs Jim Stevens and boys visited Sunday evening at the P. W. Marlow home. Mr and Mrs Harold Bates and family left for Latpn, Calif. Monday morning to visit .Mrs Bates' folks. Mr and Mrs Jesse Harms, Betty and Helen and Beverly Larst-n Presbyterian Circle The Miriam Circle of Presbyterian women met July 19 at the home of Mrs Frank Dontje in Swea City. The guest speaker was Mrs Clarence Brandt of Ti- tqnka who told of life in India. Since Mrs Brandt was born on the Mission Field in India and lived there until 9 years old she tells a vivid story. Sheryl Hertzke was hostess to the .Lakota Luckies 4-H girls July 19. Mr and Mrs Dennis Murray- were business visitors in Des Many Years Ago.. A nationwide second floor men's clothing business was built on the slogan. "WALK A FLIGHT AND SAVE $10" They felt that any customer walking a flight of stairs to buy merchandise was entitled to speciiil price consideration. In this age of modern conveniences THIS IS EVEN MORE TRUE! We at Fowlers wish we had an elevator to whisk you to our Children's Store. But we haven't so we've decided on the next best thing—a special price concession. WALK A FLIGHT AND SAVE 10% ON ALL CHILDREN'S WEAR -., Yes, that's right!! Starting immediately you will have 10% deducted from your total bill when you buy at Fowlers Children's Store. Think of the saving on Back-to-School merchandise. Remember from now until January 1st. You save lOc out of every dollar you spend at ... FOWLERS Children's Store were at Iowa Falls to visit one of Mrs Harms' cousins; In high altitudes the Llama is used as a beast of burden. The strait connecting the upper and lower New York bays is called the Narrows. UDM Want Ads Bting Results SALE! 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