The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 25, 1955 · Page 34
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 34

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 25, 1955
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4-Algona (la.) Upper Dei Motne* Thursday, August 25, 1955 ftufh Ann Becker Bride Of Gene Elsbecker, Aug. 17 Bancroft — In a double rins; ceremony performed by Rev. J. H. Schulte-s in St. John's Catholic Church, Wednesday morning. Miss Ruth Ann Becker, daughter of Mr and Mrs James Becker, became the bride of Gene Elsbeckcr. son of Mr and Mrs Clem Elsbeckcr. Attending the young couple were their brother and sisler'i Annette Becker and Betty Elsbecker, Richard Elsbccker and Marvin Becker. Ushrrs were Phil Elsbecker and Bernard Kramer, Algona. The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a white dress of net over satin with a lace jacket and a finger tip veil. The bridesmaids dresses were green and orchid taffeta with lace jackets. Ninety guests were entertained at the dinner at St. John's Hall, and in the afternoon a reception was held at the home of the bride's parents. In the evening they entertained their many friends at a dance. After a wedding trip they will be at home here on North Main Street. Both are graduates of St. John's school. The bride is employed at the Droesslcr Market and the bridegroom at Wclp's Feed Mill. Wed On Saturday Saturday morning Mrs Mary Ferguson, daughter of Mrs Mary Smith, became the bride o) Maurice Froehle, son of Mr and Mrs Frank Froehle. Rev. J. H. Schultes performed the ceremony in St. John's Church. Mr and Mrs Don Elsbecker attended the couple. The newlyweds will make their home here where the bridegroom is employed at International Harvester. Donald and Kenneth Lampe returned Saturday from Cedar Rapids, where Kenneth was employed for the .summer. Dunold visited his sisters. Mrs Marie Hill. Cedar Rapids, is here, for a visit with lv>r brother, Al Meyers, and. sister, MY-: Carl Steinicke. Mr and Mrs Walter Thomas and sons, Detroit, Mich., and the Jailer's mother, Mrs Bess Connely. attended the wedding of Mi- Thomas' brother at Mason City, Saturday, and spent the weekend i =. .- . : • M ? ? •'• > • •' l -i ' { 3 '• • I ] n\ #ie £o3eph ; ,B6*>cke horn*) ? ! 't Joyce Lensihgi Ames spent this week with her grandparents, the Richard Menkes..flnd Al Lensings. Fifteen ladies dropped in to help Mrs Nel Kirsch, celebrate.her 89th birthday, Wednesday .afternoon, Mrs Kirsch l&es alone 4 She ;re» ceived many lovely? gifts; anc. cards. The infant daughter born to Mr and Mrs Harold Boeckholt recently was taken to Iowa City shortly after birth. Mrs Otto Glawe, the baby's grandmother, is also a patient ,at University hospital, Iowa City. Whittemore News Rev. Paul G. Weinhold. Teacher Reuben Butzke. and Herman Zumach left Sunday afternoon for West Okoboji where they will attend a conference of the Io\ta District West at Ihe Walther League Camp from Sunday until Friday. Visitors at the Edmund O'Brien home the past week were Mrs Eva Stol?: of Norwalk. Conn.: Mi and Mrs Bernard Hurley and family of West Allis, Wis.: Mr and Mrs Harry White of Rockford, 111. and Miss Angels Hurley ol Elkadcr. Mrs'Paul Krucgcr of Titonka and daughter Marie Krueger, of Kansas'City, Mo., and Miss Dora Riggert of Algona, visited at the home of their sister, Mrs Frieda Zimmermann in Whittemore Friday. Sunday evening visitors at the home of Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith were Mr and Mrs Ernie Meyer and son Eldon Ray, Mr and Mrs ..Ellsworth Heidenwith and son Lyle, and Mr and Mrs Delbert Wichtendahl and son Vernon of Whittemore and Mr and Mrs Mike Becker and son of New Richland, • Minn. Mrs Louis Braatz and daughter Ruth spent the weekend with Laura Braatz in Mason City. Louis Braatz returned home from Iowa City Monday evening where he was for a check up at University Hosiptal. Mr and Mrs Ellsworth Heidenwith and son Lyle and Mr. and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith, and Mrs Mathilda Meyer visited with Mr and Mrs Elmer Ruhnke at Lotts Creek Thursday evening. Mr and Mrs William Sehwankc and Mr and Mrs Eugene Schwanke and family of Cedar Falls spent the weekend at the Herman and Archie Voigt homes. Twin daughters were born to Mr and Mrs Dennis Weber, and a son to Mr and Mrs Cletus Sal?, last week at St. Ann hospital. AT SHUTS' EW ARRIVALS For This Fall Back-to-Schooi! Air-Step Pumps, Straps and Ties .... The newest styles in all heel heights, widths and lengths, from si/e 1 to 11 inclusive, AAAA's to E'.s. All new footwear ideas at the new lower prices. For School or Anywhere.... Glamour Debs lead the parade in red, walnut, black, blue grey, brown and tan. All widths, all sixes, all Jengths, from AAAA's to E's. ^ Buster Brown for All Ages.... from the baby on up. All widths, all sixes, all lengths. >>ee the newest styles and colors. .Straps, loafers and .,. For the Young Man going to high school or college, we have the latest ideas in I'edwins and Uoblees. All widths, all .sizes, all prices and all styles in loafers, gore loafers, ties .and oxfords. All in the newest colors and styles. BROWN kili SHOE STORE ALGONA IOWA THE SHOE'STORE THAT TAKES CARE Of YOUR"FEET Trie pilgrims landed, in Ply- mouth Rock Decembe. slV Fenion—Mr and Mrs Fred Mortenson and .Mr and Mrs Ray Priehe attended the graduation Review at the. Great Lakes Naval Training Centei'. Ronald Mortenson was a member of the Drum and Bugle Corp. Ronald Mortenson and Donald Priebe returned home with their parents, while Gerald Geitzenauer and Richard Hiatt came by train. The boys' furlough will terminate. Monday. Hiatt and Priebe will attend Radio school at Norfolk, Va. Mortenson will go to Electricians school at San Diego and Geitzenauer will attend Builders school at Los Angeles. : Confirmation Dinner Mr and Mrs Frank Dreyer entertained Sunday in honor of David's confirmation, Rev. and Mrs W. H. Friedrich and Robert, Rev. and Mrs Martin Friedrich and family of Texas' Mrs Minnie Dreyer, Mr and Mrs Henry Tic- man, Mr and Mrs Everett Dreyer and Roger, Mr and Mrs Darrcll Dreyer and family, Mr and Mrs Larry All and family, Mr and Mrs Jack Ticman and Terry, Mr and Mrs Art Tietz of Lakota: Mr and Mrs Richard Hengel and Karon of Amboy, Minn.; Mr and Mrs Alfred Schmidt and fa'mily of Corwith; Mr and Mrs Duane Dreyer of Algona; Bonnie Pertl and Dennis Schmidt. Return From East Mr and Mrs Dale Weisbrod and girls returned home Sunday from a two week's vacation spent in Eastern United States and Canada. They visited in the Howard Boring home at Derry, Penn., the William Raymo home at Rochester, N. Y. and the Roland Gauthier home at Winchenden, Mass. All three men are friends whom Dale was with in overseas service. The Weisbrods enjoyed a sight seeing tour of Niagara Falls, Montreal. Canada and the St. Lawrence River. Misses S45 William H. Jentz was not in Fenton Saturday to claim the $45 his name was called for at the Saturday night drawing. A name will be drawn for the sum of $60 this Saturday evening at 9:30. Picnic Supper .Hosts Mr and Mrs Merle Voigt entertained at a picnic supper Thursday evening Mr and Mrs Joe Thompson of Albuquerque, New Mexico; Mr and Mrs Ed Bi'uhn, Mr'and Mrs Martin Hantelman, Mr and Mrs William Hantelman and family and Mr and Mrs Gerharl Hantelman, Eunice and Paul. Evening guests were Mrs Wilmar Hantelman of North Manchester, Ind.; Mr and Mrs Lowell Hantelman and son Steven, of Kirksville, Mo. and William Voigt, Lois and Peggy. Mr and Mrs Donald Shaw and family spent last weekend in Des Moines at the parental Claude Shaw home. Carol and Ricky remained for a week and returned home with their grandparents on Saturday. Mrs Kathleen Kitchen of Carroll and sons Clyde and Jerry of Oskaloosa have been recent visitors in the H. C. Lindsey home. Mrs L. C. Pitman and Kathy spent from Monday to Thursday evening of last week in the Allan Bollmger and Arthur Hengel homes, and Friday in the Frank Schattsehneidtr home at Algona. Saturday morning Mr Pitman came to Algona to get his wife and daughter. Mr and Mrs George Green and children of Des Moines .spent from Thursday to Saturday of last week at the Donald Shaw home. Mr and Mrs Arlo Voigt and family, Mr and Mrs Derwood Voigt and farnily and Mr and Mrs Art Voigt wore Sunday guests in the Dale Voigt home. The August meeting of the Depew Fellowship circle was held in the Fenton park with their ob- .sOTvanee of annual gut-si day. A short program was presented. Mrs Albert Mitchell was in charge of devotions. Doris Jean Mortenson began work Monday at the Diamond Surplus store in Algona. Beth Ann Newel underwent an appendectomy Saturday at the Holy Family Huspitul at Esther- vJlte. Miss Leona Weisbrod of Banner, Oklu. has spent several days visiting Fenton relatives. / Mr and Mrs Gerald Gochenour and b-'.ys spent Sunday afternoon at tin- Mjignus Larson home at Bradguti- wlnre they visited. Mrs Jerry Paulson ami infant son, Jct'l'ry LIT. Jn tin- evening they visited TMi> Gocht-nour and Mr and Mrs Clifford Stevenson at Humboldt. Mr and Mrs Roy Valentine and .-•on Leslie, of Omaha, Neb. are veiling in the parental, Jolyi Grmnen/. home. Sandra and Elizabeth Watson liavi- also been KUirsts in tlu- Grann-n/ home. Other guests in the Gramt-nz home for Sunday dinner were Mr and Mrs Holland Watson and family of Pocahontas; i\; r anc [ j^j|. s Harold Grammy, of Garner: Mr and Mrs Ray Tiet/, und family oj •S.pirit Lake. 1 Miss Luella Newel hag conclud- L-i.1 a five week vjsit in the Clay : • ton Ditswuilli home. E. J. Ni'Wt-l and Paul Turnt|uist ol Daveiipor.1 iia\c lu-cn ;it Fenton on Liu.'-iiicv:. and .Vli:,s Newel accompanied inoni to Davenport and will vi-'Jt 11. il.e .\twi i.oinc- foi • • ••' r--l -fi•<••••• l)i-|. .re 11 iui j;in;; KI hi./ jl'jUll' ill C i.ii.\i ''.i. . -_, ...^.'Wil^arief *^t&Vi4, of Los Angeles spent last'WeeK ih the parental B. G. Berkelancl home. Mr and Mrs Gerald Geehen- our and sons were Thursday* eVen- irig visitors of Mr and Mrs Maurice Satei-h at Estherville. • ; Mr and Mrs Joe : Thdntffson (Alice Hantelman): of ;Albu4<ker- qme, New Mexico spent last week 'with Fenton relatives. They are spending this week With th'e- Hilbert Hantelmans '. at Mankato, Minn. Mr and Mi's Lowell Hantelman and son Steven, bf Kirksville, Mo. and Mrs Wiltner Hantelman of North Manchester,.. Ind. also spent, several .days .?ofj last week with Fehton felatives. , »• • Friends helping Marli^ dikn- bcrger celebrate his, birth'day 'Monday of last week were Wayne Stoeber, Ronnie Krause, ]DoViglas Geitzenauer, Dennis Stuck' i, Gary Swanson and -.Roger Steinjbe'rger.. Mrs Steinberger took; the: group swimming in the afternoon and then served lunch . to.-tl\e/group after returning home. • ' ' Friday afternoon guests--of Mrs Albert Mitchell \vcre'.Mrs Nyles Heggcn and David, James. Richard Voigt, Mrs William DeWall, 'Mrs Paul Zumach and Debra, Mrs Kenneth Halverson and Mrs Richard Underwood and Lynnora Ann. ' . Mr and Mrs Merviii Priebe, Steven and Janice spent Thursday and Friday at Sibley, Iowa, where they enjoyed the Rodeo. Diane' and Max Priebe, stayed at the Lloyd Berkland home. Mr and Mrs John Theesfield were Sunday dinner guests in the Theodore Christiansen home at Ringsted. ' . • • Allan Bellinger left for Chicago and Evanston, 111. by train a week ago Friday to visit his'son, Floyd, who is attending Northwestern University. Summer school being over that weekend, Floyd drove to Des Moines accompanied by his father and William Stoeber, who they visited briefly at Anies, also accompanied them to Des Moines to visit in the L. C. Pitman home. William Stoeber returned to Ames that evening and the Bellingers accompanied by Mrs L. C. Pitman and Kathy returned to Fenton on Monday morning. Mr and Mrs Harlan Askland and family of Estherville were Monday evening visitors in the Donald Steinberger home. Mr and Mrs A. E. Nelson and Mr and Mrs Fred Brown were Monday evening dinner guests in the John Theesfield home. Mis S. E. Sir ale y spent sey eral clays this pa'St week in th'e Donald Void home at Lake Mills. Mrs Void recently, underwent surgery at the Naeve hospital, "'rjiWi'l 1 Mr and MM fiddle Siltum and family have moved to Ottawa, 111. where they will make their home 'for the coming year, Mr Silrum; a student of the Lutheran Seminary at St. 1 Paul, 'will serve his intern at the Lutheran church ih! Ottawa. ' ' ? j . *; i t ,Mr and Mrs Melvin Kfern and family and Mr arid Mrs i pe'lmer Kerb* and Ghrls of |Alg6riEt. were Sunday eViftiihg • Visitor's" In the home of Mrs Amdncfa Kefn. Mrs tilda Grienert of Whitie- more and Mrs Fred Greihert were Friday afternoon visitors art the Clarence Wegener home.. ;' Rev. and Mrs M. E. Foehringer of, Ruthven are parents of twin daughters bprn Sunday ; at ; the Em- mefsburg hospital. Mrs Louis Egmo is the maternal gra.ndmo- ther. Mrs Harold Derksen and children of Heron Lake, Minn, are spending this weSk jn the Oscar Sprerison home. Mr and Mrs Lloyd Berkland and family were Suriday dinner guests in the Art Berkland home at Rodman. , Mr.and Mrs Morris Mitchell are spending several days in the Arnold Hallcr home at ^Marble Rock. Mrs Kate Wegener of Algona was> a Monday and over night guest ,in the Clarence Wegener home. . Mr and Mrs Robert Chestnut- wood of Winterset are the parents of a 'son born Friday, Aug. 19, at Madison County Memorial Hospital, Winterset. He has been named Donald Levi. Mr and Mrs D. Weisbrod of Fenton are the maternal grandparents. Mrs Weisbrod went to Winterset Wednesday. • Mrs Ronnie Hall (Dorothy De- Sart) of Fairmont wtys honored at a miscellaneous shower Monday evening at the George Mienke home. Mrs Fred Mortenson was in charge of the program* Donna DeSart read an article on Advice to a Bride and Mrs Ray Priebe read humorous items. Mrs Mortenson conducted • three games. Hostesses were Mrs Geo. Mienke, Mrs Everett Dreyer, Mrs Fred Mortenson, Mrs R. F. Laabs, Mrs Everett Hartman and Miss Amanda Schutt. Mr and Mrs Chester Skaar. Alice and Bernette of Primghar and Mr and Mrs Albert Mitchell visited in the Ervin Wessel home at Buffalo Center Sunday afternoon. /• Mr and Mrs Homer Mallhiesen and family spent the weekend with Mr and .Mrs George Hildreth near DCS Moiries: Robert and Katie Bean returned to Fenton with them for a week's visit. Mr and Mrs Bill Maase of Sen- FENTON BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY GENERAL INSURANCE J. WALLACE SMITH Agent WEISBROD Implement Company JOHN DEERE DEALER But. Phone 3 Res. Phone 60 HANTELMAN BUILDING SERVICE For Building » Remodeling PHONE 125 or 17 Dr. E. W. Ruske DENTIST Office Phone 79 Residence 25 Fenton, Iowa HANTELMAN'S GARAGE Auto & Tractor Repairs FENTON, IA. Good Food Good Coffee HOME CAFE ...for all your BANKING needs We're ready at all times to help every member of this community with loans for all needs, savings plans and all banjk services. May we assist you too, soon? Savings Are Important For Your Future! And, important to local pro- grass 1 This helps us make loans to responsible borrowers, building soundly in this community for your future! It'* Good Business To Pay Bills By Bank Check Your cancelled check for payment—whether for business or household bills — is your permanent recepit. Open a convenient checking account, here ! First Trust & Savings Bank -Fenton and Armsirpng, Iowa bncSr )Nab.;j Mrahd'MNf .cyi'f ety&df Whittemore; Mr and Mrs Duane Dreyer, Algonaj^and Mr and Mrs Dan-ell Dreyer and family were Saturday evening dinner« guests in the Everett Dreyer home. Mr arid Mrs William Eimers attended graduation exercises Aug. 4 at loVva State Teacher's College, Gedar Falls. Their daughter and son-in-law, Mr and Mrs Eugene Hiskey, were both members of the graduating class. Mrs Hiskey received her four year college diploma and Mr Hiskey, his Master's Degree. Mr and Mrs Hiskey. have left for Puerto Rico where they will both teach in a United States Governmeht school. Coming Events Thursday, Aug. 25—WMF at St. John's Lutheran church, Depew: Dorothea Circle of the WSCS. Monday, Aug. 29 — Worker's Conference. Thursday, Sept. 1 -— Woman's Society of Christian Service. CARD OF THANKS I would like to express my sincere appreciation for the many lovely cards messages and letters I received during my recent illness. Mrs Arnold Hansen 34" STAMP PADS, Ink, rubber stamps, daters, etc. at.the Upper Des Moines Pub. Cc .office supply checkwnters, offic_e supplies, at the Upper Des Moines, Algona. McFALL & RUSCH PLUMBING - HEATING WIRING ' • ; . f • .,•.••' "We Sell, Install or Service" FURNACES, Will SYSTEMS, KUMiINO and ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES PHONE 120 or 111 FENTON You need MILK... 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