The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 4, 1955 · Page 37
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 37

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 4, 1955
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UDM Wanl Ads Pay Dividends DIAMONDS • SURPLUS "Free For All" SHOE SALE The Most Terrific Stock of Sports and Work Shoes We've Ever Had — AT TERRIFIC SAVINGS TO YOU 1 ! 1 4 ^« SPORT SHOES in three dif- erent and handsome styles —mocassin toes and regular toes — brown and tan — spring soles — a whale of a shoe value at the one price of WORK SHOES with cushioned insole — molded back — storm welt — nail- ess corksole construction— —compare with shoes that sell for $7.001 Priced here at WORK BOOTS in comfortable eight-inch style — cork sole — Retan upper —built, to resist acid and built for maximum wear— priced at — No men's Shoe Values Like These Anywhere in Town! Sizes 6-12 Mrs Barnes Rites Monday At Whittemore Whilfemore— Funeral services for Mrs Josephine Barnes, 83, were held Monday at 10 a.m. in St. Michael's Catholic church, Rev. William Veit officiating. Hyink Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Earl Elbert, Andy Elbert, James B. Geelan, Lewis Duffy, Francis J. Lonergan and George Lawhorn. Interment was at St. Michael's cemetery. , Mrs Barnes was born January 31, 1872. at Green Island, Iowa. October 13, 1898. she was united in marriage to Dr. H. C. Barnes at Rolfe. He preceded her in death May 14, 1947. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs George J. Elbert of Whiltemorc and Mrs Herbert French of Rossie and one son, Hubert Barnes of Wheeling. West Virginia, also one sister, Mrs Archie White of Coleville, Wash. She made her home witli her daughters for a number of year? and white here she attended Ihc music recital held at the Plantation. May 9 and had the misfortune to fall, and was taken to St. Ann hospital where she was a patient until July 5, when she- was brought to the home of Mr and Mrs George J. Elbert, where she passed away Saturday morning. Near Inch of Rain Whittemore and nearby vicinity was showered with 9/10 of ;m inch of rain at mid-afternoon Sunday. The rain fell in an area of about a mile around town. Only about .02 of an inch was reported south and east of here Four miles north and west a severe wind caused considerable damage to the corn and at the Harry Seely farm the garage was twisted. Mr Seely's car was not in (he garage and was saved from f* V» DIAMOND'S L. S. BOHANNON The lourisl season is on. I hale to think what would happen if a tornado or fire would put us out of business during the next few months. Is there insurance to pay tho cost of operating in temporary quarters, and the loss of income if our present location were destroyed? For the answers to your insurance questions, feel free to call mo at the Bohannon Insurance Agency, Phone 103. Unusual Opportunity In Liquid Fertilizer Manufacturing-- Fertilene Corporation of America, leading manufacturer of liquid fertilizer, is establishing a number of plants throughout the nation under a franchise plan. Here is an unusual opportunity for individuals, farm co-ops, elevators, fertilizer, seed or implement dealers, reputable farmers, etc. Investment required $20,000-$50,000 . . . Must be able to furnish highest references ond financial standing. If you can qualify and want to get into a profitable manufacturing business that can return your original investment in 3 years, phone or wire collect or write for full details. Fertilene Corporation of America 251 Central Park West, New York City Phone Susquehanna 7-3320 •SS^^S/SMS^/^S///SS/^/S//SSM///M^^ NOW OPEN Foi Business Your New Skelly Station at 706 i. State St. Although still getting settled, we will welcome your business now. Watch For Our Grand Opening OBBA KELLY ERVICE TATION tho storm. At Aunt's Funeral Mr and Mrs Otto Belli Mr and Mrs William Meyer Sr., Mrs Matilda Meyer and Mrs Maurice Schwint were at Glcnwood, Minn., Monday, July 25, where they visited their aunt, Mrs Ida Andregg. On Wednesday, July 20, Mrs Andregg passed away. Those from here who attended her. funeral Saturday were Mr and Mrs Harold Kuecker and Otto Bell, of here, and William Bell, of West Bend. Farewell Party A farewell party was held Monday night in honor of Mr and Mrs George Meyer, by their neighbors. Present were Mr and Mrs Archie Voigt, Mr and Mrs Edward Maahs, Mr and Mrs Robert Fleming, Mr and Mrs Marion Hyink, Mr and Mrs Herbert Zumach, Mrs Amanda Ruhnke, Mr and Mrs Theodore Bicr- sted. Mr and Mrs Meyer will move to their home they purchased this summer in the south part of town. 500 was played, Edward Maahs winning high, Eldora Zumach high for the women, Archie Voigt, low, George Meyer travel, and Mrs George Mever low. Mr and Mrs Richard Potratz and son Martin, Mr and Mrs Herbert Potralz and son David and Dean, of Whittemore, Mr and Mrs Alvin Potratz and family and grandson. Micheal Berkland, and Mrs Wilmar Wichtendahl and family of Fenton. and Mrs Loren Barker and family, of Plover, all gathered at the home of Mr and Mrs Arthur Potratz in Denison Sunday at a picnic dinner which the guests brought with them. Mr and Mrs Louis Braatz and son Robert visited at the home of Mr and Mrs Robert Waite, at Ventura. The twin sons of the Waite's celebrated their third birthdays. Mrs Waite was the former Mary Braatz. daughter of Mr and Mrs Werner Braatz. A number of relatives gathered at the home of Mr and Mrs Erwin Siems Sunday evening to celebrate Mr Siemc's birthday. Present were Mr and Mrs Tho- msn Dunphy. Mr and Mrs Henry Wichtt-ndahl, Mr and Mrs Elmer F. Bell. Mr and Mrs Kermit Kuecker, of here; Mr and Mrs Herman Haack. Mrs Frieda Siems of Fenton. Mr and Mrs Noah Reisner, and Mrs Ida Kuecker of Lotts Creek, and Mr and Mrs Gerald Kuecker of Cylinder. The South-side 500 club met at the home of Mrs Matilda Gri.-inert Monday evening. Elda Baas, winning high. Mrs Louis Braatz. second high and Mrs Anna Wehrspan. low. Mrs Jerry McKean and family of Algona spent the weekend at the parental home of Mr and Mrs Haiold Kuecker here. Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith accompanied by Mr and Mrs Herman Voigt and Mrs Matilda Meyer drove to Pomeroy. Sunday, where they visited with Mrs Stella Meyer, at the home of her daughter. Mr and Mrs Herman Gtrdes. Mrs Ernie Meyer visited with Mrs Ferdinand Sleyer who is in a rest home in Burt last week. She STfilCTLV BUSINESS 'Do you hear something tirkine?' suffered a weeks ago. slight stroke two Paul Maahs. son of Mr and Mrs Geoi pe Maahs, had the misfortune tf> fall out of a tree at tho Harry Schmcling home while at play Saturday and broke his arm j mond, la. just below the elbow and above i his wrist. Dorothy Rosendahl and sons i Ralph, Danny, and daughter Kay Frances, and Ronald Hcdin, visited with Mr and Mrs Mac Van- Wis. visited with Mrs Catherine O'Biien in Whittemore and other relatives in this vicinity. Thursday evening dinner gliests at the home of Mr and Mrs Daniel Foley were Mr and Mrs Jame? Cody of Burt and their son. Frater John Cody of St. Augustine Seminary, Bay St. Louis, Miss., who spoke and showed slides of missionary work in China, at the C. D. of A. meeting at the Academy hall Thursday evening. Hildrcth R. Pettit of Whittemore was extended an invitation by Valparaiso University, at Valparaiso, Ind., to attend the second annual campus convention of the Valparaiso Advisory Council on August 5-6. Mr Pettit was a member of the council last year and was again chosen this year. Mr and Mrs Gene Martini of here have just returned from a week's vacation at Estes Park. Mr Martini won a week's vacation with all expenses paid for himself and Mrs Martini from the Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States. They w*ere at the Black Hills, and also at Denver. Colo., and other point.-, of interest. Mr and Mrs Lester Baas and family. Mrs Anna Baas and daughter Elda of Whittemore, Mr and Mrs William Pact/, and daughter and Mr and Mrs John Kettleson and family of Algona, helped Mr? George Baas celebrate her birthday Sunday afternoon. A number of relatives of Mrs Roy Adams helped her celebrate hev birthday Friday. Present were her sisters. Mrs Jolm',Qfc' son of Livermore: Mrs Jo&. TMc- Mahon of Gilmore City:' Mrs Ronald Hoag of Bradgate; and Mr and Mrs C. C. Knolf of Battle Creek. la. The Knolls visited here for several days. Mrs John Dixon of Columbus. Ohio visited at the home of hei parents. Mr and Mrs Conrad Higgins last week. Sunday evening visitors at the Higgins home were Mrs Eli/a Engle of Algon: 1 . ancl Mrs Alice Mayfield of Ray- Allen, at Callender, la., and with Mr and Mrs Herman Rosendahl, in Fort Dodge Sunday. Mr and Mrs Alfred Meyer and sons Gayle and Roger visited with Mr and Mrs Lloyd Walker and family in Albert Lea Sunday. Myron and Bruce Barker of Plover spent from last week Sunday until Thursday at the home of Mr and Mrs Herbert Potratz. Mr and Mrs Carl Voigt of Osage spent a week vacationing here and at Algona and Rolfp visiting with relatives. The Yoigts were former Whittemore residents. Mrs Conrad Higgins visiting at the home of her son and family in Chicago. Mr and Mrs Elmer Huhnko nn*. son Everett, and daughter Jean- ctte, of Lotts Creek visited at the parental home of Mr and Mrs Otto Ruhnke Friday night. Mr and Mrs Carl Dehncr and sun James of Cascade, la., spent the weekend at the home of Mr and Mrs James B. Geelan. Mr and Mrs Harold Void of Algona and Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith and Dorothy Rosendahl and son Danny, and dai-^'h- ter Kay Frances, visitor! with Mr and Mrs Herman Voigt Sunday evening. James Kollasch'd his family and household furniture from the tenant house at tho Crotty farm to the home o." Mrs John Meine, in Whittcr:iori'. Monday, Mrs Joe S. Nordseth arrived back from Sioux Falls. S. D. whore she spent a week taking care of business matter--. Their furniture arrived here Thursday evening by moving van. Charles E. Kollasch cocaine suddenly ill Sunday night and was taken to Si. Ann hospital by Dr. Horton for a thorough check up. Mrs Herbert French and family of Rossie was called to the George J. Elbert home on account of the serious illness of her mother, Mrs Josephine Barnes. Mr and Mrs Adolph Noe ano Maurice and Rita Elbert of Mt-t- amora, 111. spent last week at the home of Mr and Mrs P. J. Fueh- sen. The latter two were hereto attend the funeral of Iheii brother, Harvey Elbert. Mr and Mrs George Huupt, Mrs Fred Smith and Neil Dunn- in.Hlnn i>f Saialu.K.v. Midi. an.' Mrs Anna Druvvn ol Shdkbuig, WESLEY NEWS Elaine and Suzanne Sheridan, daughters of Mr and Mrs Philip Sheridan of Northwoocl, spent tho past week at the home of their grandparents, Mr ancl Mrs George Sheridan and at the Lacl Root home. Doris Johns of Wilmont, Minn. spent the weekend at the J. P. Studer home. She is a classma:e of Carol Studer at Good Council Academy, Mankato, Minn. Frank Kelly Rites; Dies In North Kossuth Swea City — Funeral services for Frank Kelly, who died Friday night. July 22. at his home east of Swea City, were held Tuesday. July 26, with a brief prayer service at the Curtis Funeral Home in Swea City, followed by services in the Methodist church at Ledyard and burial in Armstrong Grove cemetery at Armstrong. Pastor F. M. Hartung of Mason City was in charge. Mr Kelly, who had observed his 67th . birthday on July 16. had been in poor hcatlh for some time, and exploratory surgery performed this past spring had disclosed inoperable cancer. He had been cared for at his home in the Gerled community by his wife and other relatives. The Kellys had no children, but had reared a niece. Deloris Maync. now Mrs Arden Anderson of Cook, Minn., who has been assisting in his care. Mr Kelly's parents. Mr and Mrs Nathan Kelly, preceded him in death. Surviving are his widow, a brother Charles of North Dakota and two sisters, "Mrs Roy Miller of Fairmont, and one in Idaho. Another brother -died last winter. Mr Kelly was raised in the East Chain community but had been a resident of this area for many years. He had been employed by'the state highway maintenance service. Pallbearers were six nephews. Edward. Lester. Harold, Glen, Tom and Claude Kellv. tending summer school at Gustavus Aflolphus college, St. Peter. Minn., was a Sunday guest at the home of the Rev. and Mrs. A. M. Youngquist. Mr Anderson's engagement to the Youngquist's daughter Lorraine was recently announced. Mrs Roy Valvick was host recently to 12 women of the neighborhood at a get-acquainted party. Thursday, August 4, 1955 Algeria (la.) Upper Ofts Mditl«-7 Mr and Mrs Ormond Ottersor, and son Donald of Winnebajjo, Minn., and Mr and Mrs Marvin Uhr of Fairmont, Minn., were Thursday evening guests at the home of Mrs Olterson's sister ancl husband, Mr and Mrs Roy Val- vick. Tho occasion was Mr and Mrs Otlerson's 30lh wedding an- niversarv. Mr and Mrs Donald Looft and family of Alexandria, Virginia, arc visiting at the parental E. G. Looft home near Ledyard and in the- home of Mr Looft's brother- in-law and sister, Dr. R. F. Sny- Mr and Mrs John Nyman drove to Des Moines on Sunday to visit in the home of their son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Wayne Hcrshberger. On Monday they attended funeral services at Ames for Mr Hcrshbcrger's father. Mr and Mrs Harm Drew and family of Waterloo were weekend visitors with Mrs Drew's par- t-nts, Mr and Mrs Ole Roalson and other Swea City relatives. Larry Stenzc! and Maurice Lee Anderson left Sunday to spend a week at the boys' Bible camp near Mrs Walter White and her mo- Story City, sponsored by the Luther, Mrs Susan Cullen of Em- melsburg ancl Miss Nellie Easton of Curlew called at thu Alfred Erclman home Thursday afternoon. Julv lib. thiTan Brotherhood. A group representing the Immanuel Luther League will spend next week at Lutheran Bible camp at Okoboji. Richard Anderson, who is at- Looking for...ROOFER? IUMBER? CONCRETE PRODUCTS ? PAGES YELLOW Ringing the bell! STOCK SI Real "bell ringer" transportation service is the usual thing on The Milwaukee Road because Milwaukee employes give it all they have. 100% modern diesel and electric power. "Push button" freight classification yards that protect your valuable freight while avoiding congestion and delay. Progressive management. Fast, efficient performance by alert personnel. ' As a shipper you're interested in service that rings the bell. 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