The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 25, 1955 · Page 13
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August 25,1955 LuVerne Fire Department Kept On The Jump ; "-':•' :'/'•"•' '*•'•-.$•":.>' '• :i "s i --:." i: -'•"..'•'-;, ' .':»; i :'-' : ••'...• .- ' ' • : -^ • •';-••:.''''' • ' •' .,.,;.'. ACCIDENT' ? The-mayorlol Massefla, Wolf6t»d, was hM/iri a' freakish accident there recently/He Slipped on some loose, dirt In the city 'park,, aM fell; against a pbst, in4 juring his jaw and Ippsening sev- <eral teeth. The.mayor's Welcorrie to Massena hornecomers was call* ed off, . ...- , ; . ' : Original Service Parti ^ ^Advertised in this month's FARM & HOME Judith GMnert Bride Of Joil Kdilisch, Whittemore a necklace of pearls and matcJi- ing earrings;/ a gift from ' fhe : Whitt£m6*e-*Judith Ann'Orel inert, daughter of Mr and * Mrs Louis Greinert of Whittemore and Joseph Kollasch, son'of Mr and Mrs" Leo Kollasch of Algona, exchanged Wedding vows, Tuesday evening at 7 p.m., Aug. 23 at St. Paul's- Lutheran tihurch, the Rev. Paul G., Weinhold officiating. > Preceding,the candlelight cere- mciny, Reuben Butzke played organ nuptial music and s accompanied • Ed waid J/ Butler, uncle of the bride, of.Elmpre, who sang |>ERfclVAL MOTORS '"The Wedding "O Perfect Love. .Prayer"," arid ' Escorted to the altar by her father, the bride was attractive )ri ,a floor length gown of. white schiffli 'embroidered', nylon tulle, over blush pink taffeta- Her fingfertip veil fell from a : crown of sequins and p.earls. She wore Last Time tonite! ''Blackboard Jungle Juvenile Delinquency Shocker! ALGONA*^ pDAY & SATURDAY THE SENSATIONAL FIRST HIT By Iowa's Own Young Hollywood Producer — PAUL GREGORY! Acclaimed At Recent Premiere Showing in Des Moiries! ROBERT MlTCHUM SHELLEY WINTERS bridegroom, find carried >a 'crescent bouquet-of, pink roses and : stephanotis and tulle. . ' Matrons of honor werd Mrs Eugene Madhs of Duluth, Minn, and Mary Greinert, sisters of the bride ;nnd Lael Pe'ttit, a. friend. Susdri Vaudt, a cousin of the bride; was flower girl. Eugene Maahs, 'brother-in-law of the bride, was best man. Groomsmen were Roland Pettit and John Leinenger, 'friends of the bride and bridegroom. Ushers were fidwin Behnke and Dean Wehrspsmn. Following the ceremony a re-, ception was held in the church jarlors. Buffet servers were Jandra Vaudt, Suzanne Stokka, Lucinda Mogler, Carol 2iTmach and Mary Hanover, Mrs Elmer Maahs and Miss Clara Vaudt poured. Mrs F i; e d ,Greinert served the blush pink wedding cake. Mrs Anna Behnke was dining room hostess. The bride attended St. Paul's Lutheran parochial school and graduated with the class of 1955 from the. Whittemore High, School and is employed at Fowlers '. at Algona. The bridegroom graduated at Presentation Academy in : Whittemore and has been farming. After a week- on their wedding trip in Chicago they will be at home at the Hillcrest Trailer Court, s in -Algona. Silver Wedding Mr and Mrs Arthur Mather observed their 25th wedding anniversary Sunday with open house at their home northwest of Whittemore, Mr and Mrs Mather were married-Aug. 22,-1930 at Algona, and started farming a' Rolfe, where they lived several years. They then moved 1 west of Whittemore to .tyie. Spllles farm. After several years s there they bought a farm known as' the Boevers farm north of town. They have 1 one daughter Arlene at home. ' ' '-', > son, Edward Mejjer of-< <J»af rfet. Edward Meyer who attended Con* cordia Seminary at St. Louis will serve a mission, congregations " Charleston, W. Va., for ohi r year: will then return to St; ' ii :Mc.ian4^- M XS..H«go, Meyer, ac compamed .by Mr Meyer's parents j Mr and Mrs 1 -William Meyer fei'ii :* and Mr and Mrs Erwin Strueck^r \ett Saturday morning for Arerizville, 111., to attend the wedding of a nephew and grand- a year to graduate in the ministry,.; Second' Lt;, and- Mrs 'Eug6rit>! Maahs and sons of Duluth, MihAij are 'visiting at- Ihelr parents homes, Mr and. <, Mrs. Edward Maahs and Mr \fihd; Mrs -Ltfufe Greinert, and; 'also ; to- attend jthe, wedding of Miss Judith .Greiriert; and Joseph Kojlasch Tuesday^ Aug. 23. . : . ,,.,.. .'•..., ; -.;-.^; Mr and' Mrs William Bdettcher; of Fenton and Mr and Mris Will? iam Boucholz of Wilmar, ' Mihit visited at the home of Mr .drioi Mrs Frank Schumacher iasj; vye^fit Tuesday evening,. The men BIT cousins. - •,".•', i •'•'•;'.' Mr and Mrs Clarence Bergesqii took their daughter Janet,,, to Mason City Sunday 'wheif&i Jamjt enrolled Monday at the LaJanies. College of Beauty culture.' • ; -..'•; Rev and Mrs Erwin Valid t and family of Ada, Minn, arrived -bAare Monday for a week's visit at Me, Louis Braatz, and Mrs- August Vaudt Sr. homes and to attend the Gi-einert-KoJlasch wedding Tuesday. '••'».' Mr and Mrs Francis Spille* attended a reunion of tha 1950 nurses graduation class of St, Joseph's Mercy hospital of- yioux City held at the Municipal Park, at LeMars Sunday. • Mrs Spilles Was a member of the* 1950 class. This was their firat reunion. ;/Donna Mae, infant daughter of Mr and Mrs Dale Mains, was baptized Sunday morning at St. Paul's Lutheran Church.^ Sponsors were Mrs Herman Behnke, Miss Lola Struecker and Ernest Meyer. And also in the same service the infant son, Donald James, of Mr and Mrs Carl Lentz was.baplteed. His 'sponsors' were his twin sisters, Lorraine arid Lois Lentz and James Chapman. A picnic supper was held at the parental home of Mr and Mrs George Wichtendahl farm Friday evening. • Following supper the Wichtendahl daughter, Selma, became ill at nine o'clock and was rushed to St. Ann hospital for an appendix operation. She is reported as getting along nicely. Mr and Mrs Harold Kueekcr and daughter Joyce, and son Jay, accompanied by Jill McKeaSr of Algona, . visited at the hor/fe of Mrs Kuecker's brother and family, Mr and Mrs Lloyd. Walker in Albert Lea, Friday. Their daughter, Mrs Jerry McKean of Algona, who had .spent the week at the Walker's accompanied them CRAZY GOLF IS RIGHT! .."Crazy golf" was the order of ,tihe day on Thursday, Aug. 11, at ;the Algona Country Club when ^m'embers of the three* service iclubs—Lions, Kiwanis and Rotary .j-met for a golf tournament. The Lions' delegation - proved to be the "strongest in mind" as they surmounted the handicaps and turned in the low combined score of 398 strokes for the eight players. Rotarians placed second with 404 while Kiwanis mem- .bers, lacking two to complete the team, placed third. /The high scores can be attributed to the manner in which the golfers were required to play, as evidenced by pictures here. Driving off on No. 1 was done with a "small" baseball bat. In the upper left hand corner Jerry Ferris takes his turn at bat. Jim Milder showed his baseball ability when he walloped the goll ball about as far as his drives On the other hand, Clair Blossom wore himself out before he even got started when he whiffed eight times. Bermuda shorts, which have gained popularity this year on the soli course, lent a colorful appeal when Frank Moulton, Harry Greenberg and Murray Mowers, pictured above at 'the /right, demonstrated the 1 golf ing,, ability. Herb Hedlund, is "shown above as he sunk a puitiwjthra<'TBai'ble,* another of the "crazy golf"' handicap's, as Ralph Miller looks on. Taking life a little easier are Joe Lynch and Fred KenC pictured above, as they coasted around the course on a motor scooter. One of the more tricky obsta-r :Cles ;in the tournamentcwafcUhe requirement that 1 'approaches to No. 3 green had to ''be rhadfe through a drain tile. In the pic- •ture above Herb Hedlund takes his turn at hitting the ball through the tile while Ed Sindelar and Dwaine Lighter look .on, probably taking a few pointers for ..their' try. -'..-.- ' -. --.'.. A..,,,;.'.;,:".;.., Another stunt that kept adding Strokes to the totals was the using Oiiectidby w$ f ffioiffi | wMJ/MESGLEASON , EVEiyNVARDEN'PETER GRAVES "ind Don Bedijge • Glarii Cistilo i Billy Qliapin • Sally J»ne fliuf? ! A11P LJ TH M Sc(e ' n P'?> I" MljfES AGEE • Based «n tti» Howl bj LnUvin IUIN DAVIS GRUBS .' p.t^c.41» fAUi-CRtowtr' . leased tiuv U.NITEQ ARTISTS ' > PIUS THIS "THRIUiR'' TH£ STRANGE ADVENTURi OFJWO SUNDAY-MONDAY Top-Notch Double Billing! RAGING OVER THE PLAINS Mf History's first great outlaw band...the infamous Reno Brother*, braced for the bullets of history's first great outlaw hunter) - EDGAR BUCHANAN HOWARD. PETRIE Dry Weather Makes Grass, Weeds Tinder LuVerne — The LuVerne Firn Department has boon busy answering fire calls. They were called to the Hnrlcy Rusher farm Friday afternoon, to extinguish fire in a hny stock that was located between a cattle and machine shod. No damage was suffered to the buildings. On Satur'day, a trash fire on the M. and St. Louis railroad looked to be getting out of control. It was taken care of. Monday afternoon a call came from the Lewis Merkle tenant farm, west of town, As corn leaves were being raked together ready to bale, sparks from the tractor exhaust set them on fire. This was near the hog house which was on fire but not damaged too badly. W. S. C. S. Meeting . The general meeting of the W. S. C. S. was held Wednesday, August 17 in the rooms of the Methodist church. Mrs Lloyd Larson,, general chairman, presided. Devotions, Mrs Larson and lesson study, Mrs J. L. McClarri- roc.k. After the business meeting refreshments by the hostesses, Mrs Elmer Rubly, .Miss Grace Lichty, Mrs Ralph Davidson, Mrs Nels Jensen, Mrs Irvih Jergensen and Mrs Harold Frartger, 'were served. California Guests Mr and Mrs Levi Krutsinger, South Gate, Cajif., son James Krutsinger, stationed at Fort Leonard Wood, called in the Mr and Mrs William Bigings home Friday evening. Mr Krutsinger is a cousin of Mrs Bigings. Going Io Labrador M/Sgt. Robert and Mrs Bierma, sons, Kerry and Steven of Dayton, Ohio, arrived Saturday evening to visit in the homes of her brother, Harold Tranger, LuVerne, James TrqngeivL}yermore, Merlin Trunger, Cors/itn., and ".families. M/Sgt. Robert Bierrri'a was ordered for service in Labrador for twa years. He will'take hiB wife and sonsjfl California to Visit; her father, Guy Tranger. and brother, Leonard Tranger families. Mrs Bierma .and sons will follow Mr Bierma later to live in Labrador. home. Mrs Paul G. Weinhold left Saturday morning for Denver, Colo, to visit with her daughter, Miss Jeane Weinhold for a week. DRIVE THURSDAY - FRIDAY - SATURDAY BOTH IN TECHNICOLOR Jeanne Grain in "CITY OF BAD MEN" Marlene Dietrich in "RANCHO NOTORIOgS" And Those Ri 'GORCbYiw HALL THE Bowery Boy •V ' SUNDAY-MONDAY "My t name's Fridayl". TEMPTATIONS OF AFIQHTER! M'G-M presents « EXCITING COLOR TENNESSEE IHAMP SW*»4 SHEUEY WINTERS IlEHAnWYNN iE.tr MARTIN V-G-M WCIUHE of a croquet mallet for a putter on No. 4. On the final • hole, players used a pool cue for putting. Pictured , above Craig Smith'takes careful aim as he trys to sink the ball. Yes, it was a crazy game and a' crazy day, but the evening dinner and program brought the 29 competing players back to normal again. And the Lions roared home with the "little brown jus" trophy. —Upper Des Mnines News Photos. 2 t ."$ocko" FHrm : - plus ••• SCHOOL STARTS and also SAVINGS STARTS The start of a new school year is a good time to begin a regular 'savings program at Home Federal. An account can be opened here for young or old, and to it we add reg- ', ular dividend payments twice a year. Make it a habit to . save regularly in a savings accounts here. You can save by mail, too! NOW PAYING 3% Savings & Loan Association Home Federal Since 1917 Algona, Iowa Account* Insured Up to $10,000 Mr and Mrs George Johnson returned from Squth Dakota Saturday where they had visited. Mr and Mrs Richard Wermersen and children of Sioux Falls visited over Sunday with his sister Mr and Mrs John Ramus and also her sister, Mr and Mrs Oryille Ande"r- son and three sons at Corwith, Mr and Mrs Loyd Larson and children spent the week at Woman's Lake in Minnesota. Mr and Mrs Burdette Churchhill and son Jimmy of ^Reiner, Minn., visited over Sunday in the home of her parents, Mr and Mrs Lloyd Smith, James and Jerry. Jean Ann Churchill returned home with her parents. Mr and Mrs Clair Champine, teachers in LuVerne high school have now returned home. During the summer they visited his parents in Round Lake, Minn., and relatives in Evanston and Oilman, 111., her parents, Mr and Mrs John Rife in Emmetsburg. Mr und Mrs Arthur Bartz and children of Adrian, Minn., were Saturday and Sunday guests in the home of her niece, Mr and Mrs Stanley Genrich. Mr and Mrs Donald McClfllan of Detroit, Mich., arrived Sunday to visit his parents, Mr and Mrs C. O. McCIellan and other relatives. Mrs Herman Heinz, daughter lluth Ann accompanied by her sister, Mrs Orville Ramus and children of Fort Dodge spent the weekend in Brookfield, Mo., visiting. Mr and Mrs Walter Schipull and daughter Sandra of Washing;on, D. C., were recent visitors' here in the home of his brother, VIr and Mrs Albert Schipull and their children the Everett Schipull and Robert Barber families. Esther Merkle returned Tuesday from a five week's vacation spent with cousins in Oregon City, Oregon, and her brother in Denver, Colo. Mr and Mrs Paul Phillips took their weekend guests, his brother, Mr and Mrs Harold, Phillips -of Bayard to Stewartville, Minn., Sunday afternoon. They went to see the farm Mr and Mrs Paul Phillips purchased recently and they move March 1, 1956, to make their home. Mr and Mrs Earl Janssen and children left Saturday morning on a vacation trip to Ohio and Pennsylvania. • Mr and Mrs Harold Phillips an<jl .'•on of Bayard were weekend yis- i'.ors in the home of his brother, Mr and Mrs. Paul Phillips. The Harold Phillips family have pur« « chased a home in Des Mojnes where they are moving now. Mr'and Mrs Merlin Tranger and children of Corwith wer$ Sunday visitors io the home of his brother, Mr and Mrs Harold Tranger and Mr and Mrs £ert Putzstucb: ac- ompanied their 1 daughter, Mr and Mrs John Hamilton and children Titonka to Lake Okoboji Sunday.

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