The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 22, 1955 · Page 3
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, September 22, 1955
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Pledges Sorority Mary Mawdsley has pledged Chi Omega at the Iowa State college, Ames. She is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Clarence Muwdsley. Guest At Scanlans Dr. and Mrs F. C. Scanlan are being visited by their daughter Virginia, who has been employed as buyer in a store at Oakland, Calif. Last week the other dau- ghfer June Ann, Mrs James Rasley, of Des Moines was here following a vacation with her bus- band and another couple from Des Moines the time being spent at the Okobojis. During the parents sojourn there, Dr. and Mrs Scanlan cared for the Rasley's daughter Carole. ' Cresco M-D Club The first meeting of the Cresco Mother and Daughter club was held Sept. 14 at the home of Mrs* John Simon. Assisting hostesses were Mrs Joe Buscher and Mrs Harold Sabin. Secret sisters were revealed. Old officers fin ished up old business and new of- For An Unfailing Supply of Low-cost, High-efficiency Gas, Install This... LP-Gas Storage System by Rapid Thermogas Co. 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Thursday, Sept. 15 at 2 p.m. Rev. M. H. Brower officiated, at the double ring ceremony at the Algona Presbyterian church. Music was provided by Mrs Rex Taylor and Mrs Delbert Carver. The bride wore her mother's wedding dress of white imported Alencon lace. It was Elizabethan ih style. Her white illusion veil was attached to a cap of seea pearls and she carried an arm bouquet of white mums. Jeanne Capesius was the bride's attendant. Herbert Mathes was best man for his brother and the ushers were Warren Nelson and Cameron Shierk, III, brother of the bride. A reception was held in the church dining room with the following assisting: Mrs Gene Schattschneider, Kay Brayton, • Barbara Bourne, Nancy Virgil, Kathryn Hutchins, and Mesdames Wm. C. Steele, Hablert Long, E. H. Hutchins, Vic Parsons, George Powers, and Merle Webster. After a'wedding trip to the 1 Black Hills the couple will live in a Misbach apartment. Richard is employed at Kossuth Motors and his wife at Kirkland's Shoe Store. Weds Arkansas Girl Sgt. and Mrs Wm. O. Brown of Hot Springs, Ark., announce the marriage of their daughter Ruthey M. to Ray O. Walker, son of Mr and Mrs James W. Walker of Algona. The wedding took place Saturday afternoon, Sept 17 In Algona, and attendant were Mr and Mrs Jim Walker, brother and sister-in-law of ,the bridegroom. Supper,,.guests, attttig., James W. Walker ho~me--Irrhonor of the bridal couple were Mr and Mrs Dave Strain and Joan Wilson of Webster City; Mr and Mrs Joe Johnson of Alden; Mr and Mrs Gilbert Fosnaugh and family of Gothenburg, Neb.; Mrs Nettie Fisher and Mrs Nora Garner of Burt; Mr and Mrs Walter Klinker and family and Mr and Mrs Jim Walker of Algona. Family Dinner A family dinner was held Sunday at Hi Lake in honor of the birthday of Mrs Harry Vahldieck with those in attendance being members of the family, Harry Vahldieck, Mr and Mrs Martin Wilberg of Fenton; Mr and Mrs John Johannasen of Lone Rock; Mr and Mrs Joe Presthus, Mrs Anna Presthus, Mrs Bertha Pommer, Henry Looft and the respective families. Plum Creek Momemakers Plum Creek Homernakers met for their organization tea at the home of Evelyn Mawdsley. Florence Kain, Ann Drone and Ardeen Sampson were assisting host- Violet Benschoter and Helen Harrison presented a Safety program. New officers elected are: j-ilfriedn Clark, chairman; Blanche Long, vice chairman; and Ardeen Sampson, publicity. The next meeting will be Oct. 26 at the home of Marcella Carman. Madelyn Priebe and Beulah Seely will have the program on World Trade. Mawdsley Reunion A Mawdsley family reunion dinnar was held a week ago Sunday at the Johnson House for Dr. and Mrs Howard Mawdsley of San Mateo, Calif., house guests of Mr and Mrs Roscoe Mawdsley, who also entertained at dinner for Ed Mawdsley, Mr and Mrs Clarence Mawdsley and Mr and Mrs Earl Crouch, of Fenton. Roscoe is a brother. From here the doctor and his wife went to New York • and will stop at New Orleans enroute home where he will attend a medical meeting. Birthday Parly Mrs M .W. Lindhorst gave a party Saturday for her son, Arlen whose seventh birthday was being observed. Guests were Dean and Denny Buscher, Tim and -Tom Hutchins, Danny Merryrnan, Randy Platt, Glen Tschetter, Joel Taylor, Larry Scobba, John Snyder, and Eddie Weishaar. Mrs Francis Platt assisted Mrs Lindhorst in the picnic which was held at the Ambrose Call State park from three till five o'clock. Dinner Honors Guest Mrs Rhoda Bonar, Helen Dingley, Mrs Marie Kunz and Mrs H. M. Smith gave a dinner Tuesday evening at the Johnson House for Mrs Howard French of Phoenix, Ariz., guests being members of a card club to which the honoree belonged when living at Titonka. Cards were played following the dinner. Delphian Society The Delphian society Tuesday afternoon with Lloyd Robinson. afternoon. Friday evening Mr and Mvs Hollis Cooper and family joined u family group at the Alfred Jensen home at Rodman to celebrate two wedding anniversaries. Mr and Mrs Alfred Jensen were celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary which was Sept. 1(3 ;md Mr und Mrs LeRay Waite were celebrating their 17th wedding anniversary which was Sept. 17. Mr and Mrs Sam Kropf were weekend visitors .at the Dick Skivers home at Little Rock, la. Sunday evening supper guests at the Magnus Bratland home were their son-in-laws and daughters, Mr and Mrs Richard Christiansen, Mr and Mrs Sherman Silbaugh of Humboldt, and Mr and Mrs Harold Dale and Debbie of Dakota City. Mr and Mrs Percy Watnum and family were Thursday evening dinner guests at the Stanley Keith home at Pocahontas to celebrate Mrs Keith's birthday. Mrs Hannah Hellickson of Hardy was a Sunday dinner guest at the Glen Hellickson home. Mr and Mrs Severt Stackland and family of Estherville were Sunday afternoon and evening visitors at the Howard Hellickson home. Marsha Bayse 6f Humboldt is spending this week at the Howard Hellickson home. Mr and Mrs Ed Kemna attended the wedding of their niece, Mildred Kemnu, to Edward Conway at Plymouth, Monday. Mrs Oliver Kinseth and son, Jerry, spent Saturday and Sun- day visiting her mother, Mrs Rachael Floen in Omaha, Mrs J-joen celebrated her 84th birthday Saturday, Sept. 17. Mrs George Kemna and son, Stephen, of Martinsburg, Mo. were overnight guests Friday &\ the Ed Kemna home. Those enjoying a pot luck picnic dinner and trail ride from the Oliver Lee home Sunday wero Maurice Ifalsrud and son Dennis of Bradgate, Mr and Mrs Carlisle Halsrud and family, Mr and Mrs Harry Dasen and family, Mrs Jerry Christiansen, Sharon Bjornsen and Mr and Mrs Olaf Halsrud all of Bode and Mr and Mrs Pete Stamper and family of Gilmore City. Mrs Donald Larson and daughter Marilyn, Mrs John Vinans and daughter Janice and Ronald Vinaas attended the wedding of Jimmy Nash and Shirley Wesley at the Sacred Heart Church at Owatonna, Minn. Saturday. Attending the Sunday School Teachers Institute at the Lutheran Church at Bode Sunday afternoon and evening from Trinity Lutheran Church in Ottosen were Pastor and Mrs Harold Mountain, Wanda Jacobson, Mr end Mrs Merle Holt and several boys from Mrs Holt's class, namely, Randy Watnem, Larry Trub, Steven Evanson, Gary Schultz and Douglas Daniel. Friends of Mr and Mrs Maurice Satern of Estherville will be pleased to learn that the couple are the parents of a daughter born Aug. 26. Maurice formerly lived in Ottosen. Thursday, Sepf. 22, 1955 Atgona (la.) Uppef DM Motn«-a Olvin Haug is a patient at Lutheran hospital in Fort Dodge, where he underwent errtergency appendectomy early Sunday morning. Robert Kemna, son of Mr and Mrs Ed Kemnu left last week for Iowa State College at Ames where he will begin his second term in Agricultural Engineering. A Congregational Picnic will be held Sunday, Sept. 25 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ottosen. 'Mr and Mrs K. R. McLuen attended the Denver-Iowa State- Football game at Ames Saturday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Alfred Schultz and Mr and Mrs Chester Aline entertained a group for dinner Sunday at the Schultz home. They were Mr and Mrs J. M. Blanchard, Jr. and family, Mrs Hulda Schultz and Mrs Maude Blanchard all of Lone Rock. The local unit of the American Legion Auxiliary met Tuesday afternoon at the home of Mrs Essie Cooper for a regular meeting. Guests were Mrs Donnlci Cooper and Mrs Anna Longseth Bock From Korea Burt — Cpl. Richard L. Rasmussen arrived in the states Sunday on the Gen. Wm. Mitchell transport, at San Francisco, from Korea. Richard entered the service November of 1953. Cpl. Rastnussen is a son of Mr ana Mrs A. L. Rasmussen. When You Feed •'WAtNUT GROVE fl 4x4 HOG SUPPLEMENTS Eugene Huber Phone 12F32 Algona met Mrs Notice to Taxpayers! TAXES DUE! The second installment of real estate and personal property taxes will become delinquent on October 1st. Penalty is 94 of ° ne P er cent for each month. Delinqqent list will be published in November as provided by law. NEW LAW A bill passed by the legislature requires that County Treasurers SHALL advertise delinquent personal tax in two issues of the official county newspapers in November. If the tax is not paid within ten days after the last publication, distress warrants must be made by the Treasurer and given to the Sheriff for collection, The Sheriff will then seize and sell personal property sufficient to pay the tax, interest and costs. Rosella Voigt KOSSUTH COUNTY TREASURER Ottosen Band Mothers Add Six Uniforms Ottosen—Mrs Percy Watnem, new president of the Band Mo- 1 thers, took charge of the first meeting for the new year when that group met Wednesdayieven- ing at the schoolhouse;/,: jOthjer "new'' officers are vice president;' Mrs Raymond Wehrspann:. secretary, Mrs Fred Kampen and treasurer, Mrs Silas Banwart. The group voted to buy six new band uniforms for the new members coming into the'band. They also voted to serve dinner for the Progressive Club Anniversary Party. Mrs Oliver Lee and Mrs Raymond Wehrspann were hostesses. Birthday Party Dwayne Haug celebrated his 7th birthday Saturday, Sept. 17, with a party at the parental Olvin Haugh,home. The following little friends being present: Ji'mmie Newton, Arland Jacobson, Beverly and Joan Mogler, Becky Banwart, Pamela Cooper, Martha and Rachael Holt, Bobby Cooper, Ronald Struthers, Richard Salz, Dennis and Kathy Fehr, David Welter, Jimmy Oppedahl, Anthony Oppedahl, Beverly Kampen, Mrs James Barber and Ronald and Donna Lou of West Bend anc Mrs Marie Haug of Bode. Ladies Rural Club The Ladies Rural Club met Thursday afternoon in the Presbyterian Church parlors with Mrs Bob Truelsen hostess. Mr.= Kermit Fowler read Scripture. Mrs Mike Coyle had the lesson on South Carolina and Mrs Earl Long had charge of recreation. Sunday afternoon visitors at he Antone Speich home were Mr and Mrs Eldon Walter and Mrs Fannie DeMooy of Renwick. Last Monday Edwin Speich went to Des Moines where he oinecl a group of other men from farmers Co-Op Elevators and he oured the new grain elevator at Avon. Randy Olson of Gilmore City pent the weekend at the Ted Underberg home. Sunday evening supper guests at the Albert Bergum home were heir sons-in-law and daughters and their families, Mr and tfrs Bernie Bjornson and family of Bode, Mr and Mrs Raymond iolland and family and Mr and Mrs Don Pittman and family ali of Humboldt. Mr and Mrs John Vinaas and daughter Janice and Marilyn Larson were Sunday dinner guests at the Alf Lee home near Britt. Mr and Mrs Louid Dippel ol Belmond were weekend visitors at the Percy Watnem home. Saturday evening visitors at the Wat- nem home were Dr. and Mrs H J. Classick and daughter Carolyn of Belmond. Mr and Mrs Roy Enockson were Sunday dinner guests at the home of their son-in-law and daughter. Mr and Mrs Lowell Shelgren at Gilmore City. Mr and Mrs LfRay Waite and family of Rodman were Sunday evening visitors at the Hollis Cooper home. Mr and Mrs M. O. Kinseth and Susan of Algona were Sunday evening visitors at the Olivei Kinseth home. Mr and Mrs Loran Daniel visited at the home of Mrs Leona Daniel in Humboldt Sunday GMACK VARIETY BEN FRANKLIN Op Friday day UNTIL 9:30 P. M. For The Shopping Convenience of Our Customers SHOP AND SAVE With These Every-Day Low Prices MEN'S S-T-R-E-T-C-H-Y NYLON SOCKS $1.00 Values C SINGLE CURTAIN WHITE IOC Adjustable ANGLE WRENCHES 8 inch - 69c 10 inch - 89c 6 inch - 59c BLACK PEPPER ENGLISH BICYCLE with 2 WHEEL BRAKES 3 SPEEDS SPRING SEAT $57 Value Sale Price 1 oz. Can BOY'S SOCKS STRIPED NYLON REINFORCED HEEL AND TOE 5 Pair 790 TRI-CYCLES ALL WHEELS WITH BALL BEARINGS 10 inch 13.49 12 inch 13.98 16 inch 14.95 CHEAPER MODELS from $9.49 to $13.49 LADIES WASH DRESSES 80 SQUARE COTTON Close Out Price C LILT PERMANENT WAVE REGULAR - SUPER - GENTLE $1.50 Values LANGNIACK VARIETY BEN FRANKLIN

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