The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 4, 1955 · Page 38
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 38

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 4, 1955
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t-AI§6fift (Ifl.HJpper DM MeinM Thursday, Auqust 4, T955 Potratz Reunion Held Sunday Whittemore—The annual Pnt- ratx reunion was.held at 'ho Fair- Srnunds at Algeria Sunday. Thost picsent included Mr and Mrs R. Pot rat? and son Martin. Mr and Mrs Herbert Pot rat 7. and s>n.-. Walter Meyer and son Richard. Mr and Mr- Paul Potrat? ana lanuiy, Mr and Mrs Kd\va:i. Maahs and family. Mr and Mr; Elmer Maahs and Mr and Mif Maynard Roeber and family e' Whittemore. Mr and Mrs Hugo Pot rat ? ant! Remember To Get Your CARNATION Cottage Cheese THIS WEEK-END • • • At Your Grocer's family. Mr and Mrs Francis Si !iwi ndemann and family and Mi and Mis (' fit i uockr;- and family ot Fort Dodge: Mr and Mr< Arthur Tip)/ and family of Tiionka: Mr and Mrs Wil- •r,;.r \Yit htondahl and family an:l Mr and Mrs Alvin Potrat/. and family of holts Crook: Mr arm Mr> I,' :<n Barker and family of Cedar Fall-: Mr and Mrs David Borkiaiid and son of Fenton: Mi ind Mis August Siren. Triumph. Minn.: an.i Mr and Mis John il'ipkms and lanuiy ol Alg'mia. • Portland Twp. By Mrs. Victor Fitch About 5(1 people moslly of Portland. gathered Sunday. Jul\ '-'•I for the annual picnic at the .'all Park in honor of the Garnev loud family, former residents (if :'oriland. Mr and Mrs Verio Nelson ac- -opip'mied Mr and Mrs Raymond •ichutier on a' tour through \V1- owstone National Park and Glar Elsbecker And Simons Vows At Bancroft Bancroft—In i\ pretty wending •(•"(•iiionv performed in St. .John's Cuthoie Church, Saturday •n-nnina nt 8:30. Miss Phyllis Kls- bcekei became (lie bride of R.dph Simons of St. Renedict. Rev. ,1. IT. Schultes performed the ceremony. Mi*s Elsbeeker is the daughter 'if IVTr nnrl Mrs Leo Elsbecker and is ;i gr;idii;.it(> of St. John's hifch school. Since tier grudua- tion <die has been employed ut Welp's Hatchery. Mr Simon was employed by the Menke Trucking Co. before going to St. Benedict '.vhere he is employed. r National linc ii week. Mr and Mr Mr Park. Thev were C'llen Lnr.-rn ;,n<l nd Mrs Lin-ant Moore and family. Mrs Minnie Larsen ami Mrs Jiedvvit; Larsen picniced at Cleai- Lake Sunday They ali-o called on Mr and ,\li> Kr"d Jenmiu',.- at Sexton. David an I Sliaron • Hix spen! Sunday nn:hl and Monday \viih Knreiu- and .J'idy Fit; h and Mr and Mrs Victor Fitch. K< rcne and •Judv spent M.'iida / evi n:m> al tl;«- Art Ili\ 1, im,'. An aimujjl. iv*l.;.'ii family pirni,- was held Sun •!:!>. July 3'I at ;!ii Kd.ue Wafer Park at Albert Lea. Those attending from here, were Mr aiv:I Mrs Herbert Nelson and family. Mr and Mrs Verh> Nelson and hoys. Mr and ' Mrs: Henry Nelson of Titonka. Mr and Mrs Laurence Preslhus attended the family reunion Sunday. July ,'il at th' : - Call Park at A!.t;ona. About tv/enty relatives \veiv present for the ncca-'ion. Mr and Mrs George Wundrn nd f.-imily of Hopkins. Minn, spent two days at the KKv io<J Nelson home. Mrs Wundr.i ;.s ;i sister of Mrs Nelson. Mr and Mrs Herbert. Nelson >f Hopkins, Minn, spent Suiu.l.-n tiiiiht at the Herbert Nelson home in Portland. Mr and Mrs Walter Mndhon) :md Mr and Mrs OrvilL- Molan uid family of Swea City were Sunday visitors at the home of Mr and Mrs Otto Rentxel LIpUiDS. AWAY FROM OTHER BUILDINGS. *-REMOVE LEAVER5TALKS - —. FgOM MDYIKG PART5 OF '^_ MACHINES. • Kossuth Mutual Insurance Assn. LOLA SC'JfFHAM, Sec'y. Ai Wedding — Husband Dies Friends here received word Saturday of the sudden death of Mr Decker of Emmefsburg, t;ic father (if Vernon Decker, husband of Betty Decker, daughter •f Mr and Mr* Roy Schilt/:. Mrs Vernon Decker was here for the wedding nf Miss Elsbecker and Ralph Simon and did not receive tin 1 tragic news until she returned home that afternoon. Mr Dc-'-ker suffered a heart attack Saturday forenoon. Mrs Richard Lung and her daughter, Mrs Newhrough and son are on a vacation in Illinois where they are visiting relatives. Mrs Long is 87 years old. Mr and Mrs Laurence Bergman entertained at a picnic dinner at their home Monday evening in honor of relatives visiting the McGuire families. They were Airs Marie Mahoney and lady friend of Seattle: Miss Judy Ehr. Moose Lake. Wash.: Rose Foss. Minot, North Dakota. They are brothers and sisters of Mrs Bergman. Alice and Janice Menke. who have been visiting their sister, Mrs Tom Li-nsing and family at Ames returned home Saturday. Mr and Mrs Richard Menke and Kay went after them. Betty Lensint; went with them to Ames where she will spend a week. A shower honoring Miss Ruth Ann Becker was held Sunday afternoon in St. John's Hall. Mhc- Becker is the daughter of Mr and Mrs James Becktr and will become the bride of Gene Elsbecker, son of Mr and Mrs Clem Elsbeeker in St. John's Catholic- church. Aug. 17. They will make their home here. MANY 3ERIOU3 FARM FIRES AT?E CAUSED fy FARM M&CHWE2Y. CHECK THESE PRECAUTIONS TURN OFF MOTOR WHEN FILLING TRACTOR. ALWAYS FILL IN DAYLIGHT AWAY FROM BUILDINGS. r/&sssse*F~ USE UNBREAKABLE SEDIMENT EXTINGUISHER FARM MACHINERY SUED KEEP MACHINERY AWAY FROM AND LITTER, OKI CLEAN FLOORS ' _ WAVE SPECIAL SHED TOR GASOLINE. OIL, INFLAMMABLE •LAKOTA By Mrs Jerry Heetland The Messers and Me.sdames Burdette Moeppner and John Berschman left Sunday for a wei.'k's vacation in the Black Hills. Rev. and Mrs Harlan Kruse and Paul left Monday for their vacation. A trip to the west and southwest states is planned. Rev. Otto Frerking will conduct the church services for the 7th and 14lh of August, with no services the 21st. Mr and Mrs Carl Gerzcma had as their guests last week Mrs Gerzema's nephew, Mr and Mrs E. R. Frericks of Dallas, Texas. Mr and Mrs Orville Ruby, and family attended a Ruby family reunion at Call Park, Algona. Sunday. Mr and Mrs Robert Beeiner had as 'their guests Thursday and Friday, Mr and Mrs Juno" John- Min and daughter of Villisco. Mrs Beemer is a niece of Mr Johnson. Mrs Burdette Moeppner was hostess to the Mary Circle of Presbyterian women Thursday evening. Mrs Wayne Heetland reviewed the llth Chapter of Acts and Mrs Fred Schroeder had a Social Action topic. Mike Diaz of Albert Lea was a recent ealler at the diaries Gutknecht home. Mr and Mrs C. F. Ennenberg Lire in Minneapolis this week on a buying trip for the hardware store. Mr and Mrs J. E. Ukena and the former's mother, Mrs Ida Ukena were guests of Dr. ana Mrs Maynard Ukena in Ames Sunday to celebrate Mrs Ida L'kena's birthday, which is Aug. 1st. Rev. and Mrs Gerald Ukena, Chat-la and Julie of West Union but now vacationing at Twin Lakes came on Monday and with Mrs Ida Ukena were dinner guests ol Mr and Mrs J. E. Ukena. Mr and Mrs Carl Gerzenm and Kent attended a reunion of the Frericks at the Park in Elmort Sunday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Win. Kienit/. en- U i tamed Mr and Mrs John Yickers and Mrs Edna Vickers • it Des Moines on Saturday. There is room for 40 people to -land at one time on the Statue i! Liberty's head. Daughter, Former Livermore Pastor, Weds Recently Livermore—Those from here, who attended the wedding and reception of Joan Phillips, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs Robert Phillips, former Livermore Meth>dist pastor now of Laurens, wore Mr and Mrs Dick Schultz and Millie Swenson of Minneapolis, Minn.; Mr and Mrs Har- nld Sloddard. Mrs Kenneth Howard, Mrs Hartley Machentosh and Phyllis and Nancy and Mr and Mrs Wallace Hauck. The Rev. Phillips assisted the Rev. KiHerman with wedding ceremony and he also gave his daughter in marriage. Delta Del: Hostess Mrs Karl Baessler was hostess •ii the Delta Dek Club members at her home Friday afternoon. High prize at bridge went to Mrs Harry Zigrong, second high to Mrs August Paulson and traveling prize to Mrs John Olson. Mrs John Olson and Mrs Culvert Johnson were guests. W.S.C.S. Hostess Mrs Bun-ell Smith entertained the W. S. C. S. at her home Wednesday afternoon. The business meeting was conducted by the president, Mrs Hartley Mackintosh. The lesson was given by Mrs Harold Stoddard; Refreshments were served to the members at the close of the meeting. Mr and Mrs Car] V. Johnson were Sunday dinner and supper guests at the home of their daughter, Mrs Jerry Bonstetter and family at Fort Dodge. The Just-For-Fun Club members were entertained at the home of Lena Altman Wednesday afternoon. Following a des- -•ert luncheon auction bridge wa? the afternoon's entertainment High prize went to Mrs Harry Clark and second high to Mrs Richard McKenna and the traveling prize to Mrs Anna Welter. Mrs McKenna and Mrs Clark were guests. Mr and Mrs Alvin Lenertz and family attended the K. C. picnic at St. Joe Sunday noon. The infant son of Mr and Mrs Raymond Berte was baptized Sunday at St. Joseph's Church by Father Leo Schumacher. He was named Randy Arthur. Sponsors were Mr and Mra Walter Freilinger. Dinner guests at the Berte home in honor of the baptism were Mr and Mrs Walter Freilinger and family and Mr and Mrs Art Vaudt and Marilyn. Visitors Monday at the Altman home were Mr "and Mrs J. P>. Mertz of West Bend and Mr and Mrs Paul Erpelding of St. Joe. Guests Sunday at the Gramer Davis home were Mr and Mrs Victor Newton of Clarion and Mr and Mrs George Biegger'of St. Petersburg, Florida. Mrs Newton is Mr Davis' mother and Mrs Biegger is his uncle. Mr and Mrs Edward Hansen were Sunday evening visitors at the Herman Vaudt home in Whittemore. Mr and Mrs Gale Berryhill left Friday for Superior, Wis. for a short visit with their son, Jim Berryhill, and with Mr and Mrs Wilfred Berryhill. Mr and Mrs Frank Hoffmann spent Wednesday at Spirit Lake with their daughter, Mrs Donald Clark and children, who spent the week there. Mr and Mrs Arnold Kellner and Jerome George Foth, and George and Alvin Lenertz attended th. 1 funeral for George Thul at St. Joe Thursday morning. Mrs Nick Klein is assisting with the care of her father, Frank Hilbert, who is ill at his home in St. Joe. Martin James Lenz, infant son of Mr and Mrs Harry Lenz, was baptized Sunday morning at Immanuel Lutheran Church by the Rev. Loesch. Sponsors were Mr and Mrs Oscar Kollestad of Ottosen. Mr and Mrs Lawrence Martin of Oklahoma are here visiting his sister, Mrs Tom McKenna, and Mrs Martin's brother, Norman Scott. A daughter was born Saturday to Mr and Mrs John Lenertz at the Mercy hospital in Ft. Dodge. At the meeting of the Women's Society of Christian Service at the home of Mrs Bu.-rell Smith Wednesday afternoon the ladies had a handkerchief, shower in honor of Mrs Harold Frederick mi her birthday. Mr and Mrs Henry Groh and family attended a family reunion at Mason City Sunday. David Ditsworth of Waco, Tex. is spending two weeks visnin" at the W. L. Coleman home. MEETING July fourth was a big day for Lawrence and Henry Unruh of Mechanicsvillo. They spent the day together, in Sasebo, Japan, when their ships happened to reach port the same day. Lawrence is serving aboard a" tanker, Henry is on an aircraft currier Well Drilling and Jeep-Ditching Contact CLETUS F. ELBERT PHONE 1313 1403 E. Lucats St. Algona, la. Beminghaus Clan Reunites July 31 — . A Berninghaus family reunion was held at the Emmetsburg Park Sunday. Present were Mr and Mrs Hugo Berninghaus and family, Mrs Win. Berninghaus and son Rudolph, Schmeling and daughter Nancy, all (if here. Mrs Jean Wagerbrefh af St. Louis. Mo.; Mr and Mrs Rudolph Berninghaus, Mr and Mrs Gilbert Berninghaus, Mr and Mrs Gustav Berninghaus Sr. and son Gus, Mr and Mrs Tim Klein and family, Mr and Mrs Herman Snider and family, Mr and Mrs Paul Berninghaus and family of West Bend, Mr and Mrs Louis Berninghaus and family of Lone Rock. Swea Youths At Camp This Week Swea City — Several young people from Immanuel Lutheran church, accompanied by pastor Youngquist and his assistant Theodore Carlson, are attending Bible Camp at Okoboji this week. They include Janet Thoreson, Janice Sanfter, Rota Walker, Ruth Ann Peru-son, and Don Youngquist. Circle 1 of Immanuel Lutheran Mission Aid Society, will sponsor an ice cream social at Luther Hall, Saturday evening, Aug. 6. Besides the home made ice cream, the ladies will .serve cake, pie and coffee. Rev. and Mrs A. M. Youngquist and family took a day off Sunday and visited relatives in St. Peter, Minn., after attending morning worship service in Fairmont. The morning service here was conducted by his assistant. The annual family reunion of the Visney family was held Sunday at Estherville. Attending from here were the G. D. Curtises and the Frank Smouse family. Sixty two persons were present. The excessive heat kept an aged aunt and four others from attending, and also brought the affair to a close early Jn the afternoon. Mrs Sadie Byers-Anderson, in her eighties, Was taken by ambulance to Holy Family hospital at Estherville for medical treatment, following several days of illness. Anderson, wlio has been a patient there for several weeks following surgery for a broken hip, returned to his home. Anderson is reported to be making good recovery. He sustained oroken hip in a fall. Overcome By Heat fiionka — Mrs Stanley Harris was overcome by the heat, last Thursday morning, as she was working in the Posloffice. She was taken to the Buffalo Center hospital and was to remain there for a few days. UDM Classifieds Pay Dividends Let Your Flock ft/link the CLAND-O-LAC CKidt'nlee .' The Amoiing New Uquld Poultry Wormed f ___ J ^ | . ^ v. l*ut cMtcK'N TEE in your flock** drinking water and remove roundworms and cecal worms io one application.'' 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