The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 11, 1955 · Page 52
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 52

Publication:
Location:
Algona, Iowa
Issue Date:
Thursday, August 11, 1955
Page:
Page 52
Start Free Trial
Cancel

PLANTATION BALLROOM WHTTTEMOHE, IOWA Friday, Aug. 12 ANN'S ACC. BAND Sunday, Aug. 14 LYNN KERNS Friday, Aug. 19 JERRY POSTAL Sunday, Aug. 21 LEEBARRON Friday, Aug. 26 SPIKE HASKELL No Advance Booth Reservations Doors Open at 8:30 16-Ala.ena (la.) Upper Oes Moines Thursday, August 11, Truth, they s;iy, is stranger ' i ; ..i. • 'i ' '• T.. 1- ii t >i in •-•,:•'i r-: ha vi ' '' • '" ••• '•'.' " <•.•: • 'i •: 'i 1 .- b'.'i it'vablc '..'.;.•.:•,!• > ; i • 'i >! - will s! '] < ' .HP :u, !•'(!.! a',, i pn iplr \v;ll Mop ; '' ,i : :n,.' i '•' •.}• u'a/mc. Truth isn't .,\\.iv- -H h'-lu-v.iblc iitul many i ^'i)'i'-> !;•.;.: i:> t i:i I he nt wspaper ••i'lii't i,i!ln\\ 1:.n : iilrs of logic, hut j tlicy ,,IT usually Hie 'ruth, if the | rfhti '\ .- ('.'in p"-' ilily iu'lp it. II j yu wn'r Ir.r m-'.vspapeis yofl j ha,! hlamt'ii well better write no- i 1i;iiu' hut I'lu- tin! h. believable ! i -i n> it. in' I hi.' I'ditm 1 \\ ill cut dl i y-'Ur < Pil ul tlic (able. Antl irate I le.niei- will, in 'urn, 1;ikr it out ! >n •! ;r i •!!!"!'. 1 The following is a little col- 1 !i I'tii-n nl' sluries. piittornod on IOWA STATE AUG.27-SEPT.5 thru LABOR DAY * RODEO with GENE AUTRY \Vilil, \v,-,(ih, womlrrlul. Thrill". Allure wilh brnnc bustin', folf rnpinp, bullJufcing, Br.ihma hull ruling, clc. 4 otlcr- ooru — Sept. 2-3-i-j; 1 niie — Sept. 3. _, /• t/"; AUTO BRACES Eic timp, fcij; rar clj.'.'.ic-s nf the year. • -^C/vT°~ ' AH Amrrica<.' r.icint; "prr.its." Aiter- " • noun?, AUR ^S-^9; IS'ilcj, Sept. C-5. ITHRILL DAY World's prr.Mrst con^rp 1 .?. of tlarri!{-\ ils in fl ncrvc-shatiering T r ^ afternoon of smashes and crashes, thrills ant! .<pilh. f«H^^€- * STOCK CAR RACES Vil^H^Mfc" •ft'-^Si"* S '' llr rl «mpicin'.hip miidiftnl Mock car sprims, atlcrnoon, Aug. ^•^^LffLAf JA! I ts5»> • £7. | OU mile marathon, riisht, Sept. 4. HORSE RACES Auq. 30 and 31 •k •K MUSICAL REVUE ' tCininn, Ali|. !7 thru Sept. 1. Hit show of '55. Stars o{ 5-^*-- K f'"t hornet «nd runnm« Jf ^VV "''" !t ' ° m ' "'' i '' 1 Broariw '» .•^^rj " c " ''•"I). The sport ol ^ °/Wi c ! ' s o( '"'•"'»• """ : Kmw. u •//M P"'" lun * MILES OF FEATURES S/r-O J-.foJ r.f JiM'tuk; All and FFA expnMtirms; 40 acres liinn M,J. i..!i<-r,, t <i'ri'.",!:tiriil i-liuw, Iruit und flcucr *ho\v; \\.irri.";'* cxp'..' 1 :. ii. hi-r-c o,,)v,< ( ft-!i und ft .urn 1 ; h.ill of '-.ti- IMI; % ('. l : ' act ji.ui\\.!\. l;u'-..uii.'., cunii'iti and spiudi cunli ^" Twice daily. All your favorites. ORDER RESERVED SEATS NOW Crudit»d. SI nut »V. ! SO: loi S«aH, $1. Send coih or moiwy 1 ord.r to Treat- •r«r, Stal* Fair leard. 0«> Mate**. ' • '• CONVERT YOUR GRAINS TO SOLID MEATY GAINS "As Much As $9.00 Savings Per 100 Lbs. Gain" MINERAL MEAL i i-\v:'' Aiul vmi can n''"- ni: S;i! jj.''iH M;n- L' • ;iU .-I with pi upcr ; i.iii .- a'.v up In ij r >':,| ,:.' i il In did ina! \ r ,... I ;.. I, ;,ll. It ro; n !i pi r 1(1(1 pi Mini Is irf _. MI, J ',., -' YlUill.ll.s. p: . i'1-lll-i • ' >•... Mit.'al M- ;,!, !..,-:• ,.,.-l : ' ! ' , I.I.- l.ni.-li. 4 Big Meat-Building Supplements AH In One Bag — All At One Low Price On Sale Aho Al A'.gona Flour & Feed Co. Sargent & Co "M»ker6 of Famous Sargent Feeds" nmiar laics found in the now.s- p.ipiTs over the yc:irs. but without that liltlc (ml-nf-the-ordinm'y lunch that, made them news- u'Miihy. There's not ;i word of 'mlh in nny one of them. Five years ;IK<>. Mrs Jerimiah .MrGilhcuddy w;is working in her warden, weeding the parrots. She ulanced down at her hand, and found much lo her alarm, that the stone from her engagement nn.i! had come loose and dropped out. The diamond, a gift from the late. Mr MeGillicuddy, had groat sentimental value. Mrs McGillicuddy searched the garden high and low, called in her neighbors to join in the hunt, but Hie stone couldn't be found. Tearfully, she resigned herself that it was gone forever. Last week, Mrs MeGillicuddy was again working in her garden. The sunlight glinted on a small round object. She picked it up, thinking it was a piece of cinder. It was. • • • Jasper Q. Hobb, President of the Mob Ii Knob Company, was interviewed yesterday in iiis executive suite of offices. Mr Hobb. reportedly worth $69,000,000 was born in a log cabin, educated in the school of hard knocks and began working at a very tender age. In speaking of his-phenomenal rise to his present success, Mr Hobb said, "I always put in a twenty hour day .when I first started making knobs. When I came here in H102 I made a dollar a week and 1 saved seventy-five cents of it. I kept on working hard, my paycheck increased and I always salted away part of it. By the time I was forty. I owned the whole company right down to the very last knob." "Then we may say to the Youth of America that honesty, hard work and thrift are the secrets of your success?", we asked. "Yes sir! You can go ahead and say that!", replied the Knob tycoon, patting his corporation. "And then too, I mar- ie d the boss' daughter, he died when I was forty and she inherited $08.999,900.25!" * - * * Lord Chumley Wellington - Smytlie was one of Britains' most intrepid and fearless explorers and big game hunters. Many years ago on a safari to darkest Africa. Lord Wellington-Symthe's party came upon a, magnificent young lion which they had been stalking for days. Lord Wellington-Smythe took careful aim with his trusty blunderbuss, the lion turned as if to charge, but the intn-pid hunter couldn't bear to pull the trigger! For anxious though he was to bag the lion, lie noticed that on the lion's paw was a horrible wound caused by a thorn from the Whorly-Burley bush. Lord Wellington-Smythe, threw down his gun, spoke reassuringly to the animal, strode toward him and removed the offending thorn. The beast purred hi-; thanks and the hind quarters of the animal, tail wagging was seen disappearing into the jungle. Years later, Lord Chumley Wi'llington-Smythe was again hunting in darkest Africa. A THESE WOMEN! "D«u(Ktor, lell Sim I'm going home. 1 want lo sec him fall out of the hammock!" magnificent old lion was sighted by the party and Lord Wellington-Smythe was again about to pull the trigger. Again he stopped short. "By Jove!", said the intrepid hunter, "That's the same beast I took the thorn from back in 1896!" The lion purred reassuringly and an expression of recognition crossed his noble brow. The hunter threw down his gun and strode fearlessly toward the lion. The last anyone ever saw of Lord Wellington-Smythe was his hind quarters protruding from the lion's mouth as that magnificent beast, tail wagging, disappeared into the jungle. • • • Herkimer and Hortense were newly-weds. They had a rose and mortgage covered cottage, Horlense's trousseau was wearing nicely, her cooking was improving and Herkimer was doing real well down at the vinegar works where he was employed. The only thing that could possibly have added to their joy was a little, "bundle from Heaven". One evening Herkimer hurried home from his job. He beheld the lovely vision of his bride, seated in the platform rocker, her golden head silhouetted against the sunset. She was knitting, and what she was knitting was distinctly of pink and blue yarn. "Yes. darling", said Hortense, "it is really true. We are going to have a baby. Aren't you surprised?" "Heck, no", said Herkimer. "I keep just as good track of those things as you do!" .;,.,.,' • • * Herman and Vermin were identical twins. Their parents were killed in a tragic automobile accident when the brothers were seven and a half months old, Herman was adopted by a family named Zurpckizowslobia in Flatbush, Michigan and Vermin was picked up by a tribe of gypsies, named Jones. The years passed and although Vermin was curious about his lost brother, all that he was ever told was Herman's name, that he lived in Michigan and that he had the left half of a.strawberry mark just above his left eyebrow. Vermin had the right half of the strawberry mark just above his own eyebrow. One year, the fortune telling business in which Vermin was engaged was a little slow so ho decided to go to Michigan to look up his brother. Vermin searched the records in all the courthouses and town halls in all the cities and towns of Michigan but he •didn't find a single' Zurockis/.ow- slobia. That is, he didn't till he came to Flalbush, Michigar.. After more research, he knocked on the door of a big, brick house. The man who opened it looked si i much like Vermin, he thought he was looking into a mirror! With tears of joy he told his story. When he finished, the Flatbush resident said, "Zurock- is/.owslobia? That's my name, alright but I think it's Sam's kid you're looking for. They moved away from here ten years ago. No relation. That mark I got on my eyebrow? That's a wart." • » • I received a telephone call from Phyllis Bray yesterday and she said, "As lung as you aren't, going to print recipes for a while, why don't you publish recipes for ideas to keep the kids busy these last few weeks before school starts." She contributed the following: "Take 1 broomstick. 1 old net curtain and 1 were coat- hanger, fashion into a net and let the children use it for a butterfly catcher." Phyllis says her youngsters have caught several butterflys out by the apple tree and they put them in jars to observe. When they get to the stage where they are interested in mounting them, the Doctor is going to show them how to pierce the. butterfly's head with a 'needle, painlessly killing them and preserving them intact. Many mothers have been making homo- made clay to keep the kids busy, and I'd welcome any other ideas you happen to have. The kids at our house are driving me wild, too. And don't forget to send in your recipes to the U.D.M.'s t'ooo contest. —GRACE. LINGUIST Auto salesman John Cornish of Coon Rapids was called into service as a translator when the Russian dele-gat ion visited Iowa recently. While in the Army intelligence service during the war, he spent a year learning the Russian language. WANT ADS BRING RESULTS wanna see some good Square Dancin'? Tune In KGLO Channel MONDAY KITE-8:00 P. M. Be sure your TV is tuned to Channel 3, KGIO-TV, Monday evening at 8:00 P.M. The Kossuth County Teen-agers Square Dance Club, with Bill Tjaden calling, will present a full and lively program of real rootin' toot in' square dancing. Chet Cook is in charge of arrangements. The program is to be sponsored by ERNIE WILLIAMS, Algona John Deere dealer. Make this a "must" on Monday night. The Program Will Be Presented by the Following: Ronnie Gerber Deanne Eisenbarth Jim Lindhorst Janice Bjustrom Stan Sorensen Shirley Shipler Dick Kuecker Beverly Gerber Harley Troutman Janice Klooster Junior Cook Shirley Sorensen Denny Seefeld Dorothy Gade Harold Bjustrom Janice Besch Presented on TV by ERNIE WILLIAMS Your Algona John Deere Dealer John Webers Of Irvington Return Home Irvington— Mr and Mrs John Weber ;ind Mr tind Mrs Robert Stephen nncl son drove to New York to visit Lt. Dick Weber, stationed tit Lockport Air Force Station there. They spent a week with him and arrived home Sunday. Aug. 7. Mr and Mrs Chris Gales recently visited their three dau.ah- ler.s in the convent, at Techny, 111. Their son A I. and grandson Tom Allman, accompanied them. Mr and Mrs Vernon Robisnr of Dakota City spent Sunday at the Rome Robison home. Mr and Mrs Don Bormann and family spent the weekend in Minneapolis at the home of Mr and Mrs Donald Frankl. Mrs Marie Frankl returned home with them Sunday after a two week visit there. Mr and Mrs TTenry Schepp- mann and Mr and Mrs Louis Scheppmann and family attended the Scheppmann reunion Sunday at La Fiesta near West Bend. Mr and Mrs "Ronald Mai-bough from Wilshire, Ohio visited Sunday at the Carl Seep homo. Mr and Mrs Paul Gronbach and family have moved from Algona to the home of his parents, Mr and Mrs Win. Gronbach. Mrs Tom Gronbach left for Iowa City hospital on Thursday where she will have an appendectomy. St. Benedict Mr and Mrs Otmar Fisher and Mr and Mrs Dennis Liehteig returned a few days ago from Tucson. Ariz. They were gone about two weeks. Otmar was not feeling well when he arrived home. Ho had been sick a couple of clays in Ari/ona with something similar to a strep throat. The Fisher's daughter. Paula, stayed with Mrs Fisher's sister during her parerg's absence. The Lickteig children were with -their maternal grandparents at Foil Dodge. There was a nice attendance at the shower of Ramona Gray of Corwith the evening of Aug. 4. She received many useful gifts. She will become the bride of Eugene Arndorfer, son of Mr and Mrs Mike Arndorfer. Aug. 13, at Corwith. During the very hot weather Carl Brown Sr. was somewhat overcome by the? heal. He is fooling better now. IOWA'S WONDER SHOWPLACI The SURF CIEAR LAKE , IOWA THURS., AUG. 11th HUSS MORGAN And His Famous Orch. FRIDAY, AUG. 12th KENNY HOFER And His Midwesterners SAT., AUG. 13th LYNN KERNS And His Orchestra SUNDAY, AUG. 141h HENRY CHARLES And His Orchestra WEDNESDAY, AUG, 17th Teenage Dance THE MAN WE WANT Is between 26 and 40, preferably married, and needs an income of at least $6,000. He has some experience, in business or in teaching. He is successful in his present work, but feels it does not offer him the opportunity to make the most of his ability. He is willing to go through an arduous training program to achieve the position he wants, becduse of its unlimited opportunity. Such a man will make a favorable impression at first interview; and to such a man the position will have such attraction as to make him put forth his best efforts to get it. If you believe you can qualify, write a letter giving pertinent facts, and three references. Interview will be arranged. Write BLC Box 69, Algona, la. 32-33-34 NOTICE TO BIDDERS Sale of School Property in Lotts Creek, Union, Irvington, and Cresco Townships, Kossuth County, Iowa. Notice is hereby given that the Board of Directors of the Algona Community School District will dispose of the property described hereinafter on receipt of sealed bids to be received no later than 12:00 o'clock noon on the 8th Day of September, 1955 at the office of the Superintendent of Schools of the Algona Community School District in the High School building at Algona, Iowa. All bids must be accompanied by a check payable to Algona Community School District for ten per cent (10°°) of the amount bid. Bid blanks are available at the office of the Superintendent of Schools in the High School building at Algona, Iowa. The Board of Directors will meet at 8:00 o'clock P.M. in the High School Annex on the 8th day of September, 1955, and open said bids. The right is reserved by the Board of Directors to waive technicalities and to reject or accept any or all bids. The properties to be sold are described as follows: IRVINGTON TOWNSHIP Land, building, out buildings and equipment described as Irvington School No. 9 comprising the North Half (N'i) of Out Lot 6, Town of Irvington, with bids to be taken for the site separately; building, equipment and out buildings as a unit; or site, building, equipment and out buildings as a unit. CRESCO TOWNSHIP Building, outbuildings and equipment described as Cresco School No. 4 in the Southeast Corner of the Southeast Quarter (SE '4' of Section 23, Township 95 North, Range 29. LOTTS CREEK TOWNSHIP Building, out buildings and equipment described as Lotts Creek School No. 6 located in the Southeast Corner of the Southeast Quarter (SE'j) of Section 14, Township 96 North, Range 30. Building, out buildings and equipment described as Lotts Creek School No. 7 in the Southwest Corner of the Southwest Quarter (SW '•») of Section 25, Township 96 North, Range 30. UNION TOWNSHIP Building, out buildings and equipment described as Union School No. 1 in the Southwest Corner of the Southwest Quarter (SW Vj) of Section 1, Township 96 North, Range 29. Building, out buildings and equipment described as Union School No. 4 in the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter (NW U SW U) of Section 24, Township 96 North, Range 29. Building, out buildings and equipment described as Union School No. 5 in the Northeast Corner of the Northeast Quarter (NE '4) of Section 21, Township 96 North, Range 29. Bill of sale to be given to successful bidder for buildings and personal property and quit claim deed to be given to land. Abstract of title to land not to be furnished. All property is to be removed from the premises on or before December 1, 1955, unless the site is likewise purchased or owned by the purchaser of the building and equipment. Settlement to be made by successful bidders on tender of bill of sale or quit claim deed. No property to be removed until settled for. Published by Order of the Board of Directors of Algona Community School District this 3rd day of August, 1955. Inez Wolfe Secretary—Algona Community School District

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 8,900+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free