The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 29, 1955 · Page 5
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LOCALS J. F. Milder attended ah L. P. gas convention at Lake Okoboji Friday and Saturday. Mr and Mrs J. F. Milder were visited last week Monday and Tuesday by Dr. and Mrs P. J. Stitzel, of Marion. Mr and Mrs J. B, Asa and Mr and Mrs Clint Lighter returned Monday from a fishing trip in northern Minnesota. While Mis Louis Lynk was on vacation from the Muckey plumbing shop, Mrs Llqyd'Muckey substituted for her in the office. Lonita Reding, daughter of Mr and Mrs Andrew Reding is leaving Thursday to resume her studies at St. Catherine College, St. Paul. Mr and Mrs Bud Morck Jr., have purchased the Lowell Smith home on north Phillips street. The Smiths are building a new home near the Richard McAlpin- es. Dale Kern, son of Mr and Mrs Melvin Kern has been discharged from service in the air corps and is now enrolled at the Iowa State college, Ames. He had been at Victorville, Calif. Dr and Mrs John Schutler have had as guests the letter's parents, Mr and Mrs Fred Rugen, of. Clearwater, Fla., and her uncle and aunt, Mr and Mrs Henry Melzer, of Glenview, 111. Mrs Hazel Lusby has had-as visitors Mr and Mrs Vernon Carr, of Imyokern, Calif., who are visiting Mrs Carr's brother and sister-in-law, Mr and Mrs Robert Gaffney at Irvington. Mrs Segrid Kohlhaas has been visited by her sister Mrs Lyle Ellis of Hartford, Conn., the past few months. Dr. Ellis came last week Tuesday to join his wife and they returned home Monday. Mrs William Sengbusch has returned from Iowa City where she was taken via air ambulance several weeks ago. She is somewhat improved from an eye condition but the arthritis is about "•" the same. Mr and M» CUvft 8i«wwtt were visited over the weekend by the letters cousins, Mr and Mr9 Walter Dlxson, of Savannah, 111, Mr and Mrs Wallet Stevens spent the weekend at Des Mdines with their son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Merle Cooper. Mr and Mrs Wilbur Courtney spent Sunday at Belmond with friends. t One hundred first grade children, six teachers and ttiree drivers took a trip to the Hugh Black farm Monday. They were shown about the buildings > and ihtroduced to the cows on his large"'dairy farm. Mrs Violet Goeders cam* from Mason City this week for a Visit with her brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs Carl Hutchins. She and her late'Husband Tony Goeders and family lived here a number of years ago. Mr and Mrs Clem Cavanaugn had as dinner guests Sunday the former's mother, Mrs Bridget Cavanaugh,.Mr and Mrs Marcus CaVanaugh, Mr and Mrs Charles Foster and Mr and Mrs George Halverson, of Fort Dodge. .. Mr and Mrs James Burns are leaving this week for Marinette, Wis., to visit their son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs James Burns Jr. They plan-to stop at La Crosse and Prairie du, Chein, Wis., enroute home at McGregor. Mr and Mrs Fred Geigel were visited Friday and Saturday by Robert Stucki and a friend of Upoer Sandusky, Ohio. The men had been on a hunting and fishing trip at Kenora, Can., and were enroute home. The Rev. O. Leonard Nelson, pastor of the First Lutheran church will be in Red Wing, Minnesota to take part in the centennial celebration of the First Lutheran church there. He will be a speaker. Mrs Norman Hanevick has spent the last two weeks with her parents, Mr and Mrs Milo Rentz, while her husband looked for an apartment at St. Paul, Minn. Saturday they will move there. Mr Hanevick is employed at the Ford garage' at St. Paul. Mt tftd MM Hatvey Slavwi drove to LuVerne, Sunday. The previous Sunday they spent the day at Garner with Mr Steven's tirothef-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs Hafry Merrlam. Mrs L. L. Stiyde* has returned from a three Weeks visit in Cal-. ifornia. At Wisalla she visited her tjrother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs R. C. Tannell and at Santa Rosa she was with her mother, Mrs C. P. Schapp. Mrs Melvin Bay, Mrs Don Frederick, Mrs James Egli, Mrs Harold Sundet, and Mrs Willard Steffen dr6ve to Des Moine's Wednesday and were luncheon guests of Mrs John Burton, former resident here until a short time ago. Baptismal rites were held lasJ week Sunday at St. Cecelia s church for Kathy Jean, daughter of Mr and Mrs Edward Roepke, Carol Ann, daughter of Mr and Mrs Donald Winkel, Thomas Eugene, son of Mr and Mrs Victor Fisher, Dennie Harold, son of Mr and Mrs Elmer Freidel, Roger Patrick, son of Mr and Mrs Jesse Atherton. Mr and Mrs Wilson Abernathy and daughter Carol, of Columbia Term.,-are moving to Mason City as soon as a suitable dwelling can be found. Mrs Abernathy is the former Bull Orton, daughter of Mr and Mrs Clark Orton. Mir Aberhathy is an employee of the telephone company and requested a transfer from the south to a northern location. He is already here and his wife and 'daughter Will follow soon. A group of members of the Kossuth County Governors Council on Education met Monday evening, Sept. 26 with Leona Smith. At the conference meeting this time the discussion was on "Education to Meet the Needs of the Individual and Society". Those taking part were Mrs Lyle Raney, Betty Schutter, Fern Stanton, Ella Zumach, Mrs E. J. Evers and Leona Smith, of Algona, Mrs Raymond Carlson, of Wesley and Mrs Dale Weisbrod of Fenton. The next meeting will be held Monday evening, Oct. 10 with Fern Stanton. Mr and Mrs Claude Slftgla are eaving Friday for Milwaukee, Wis., where they will sp<*nd a ! ew days with relatives and Iriends. Mr and Mrs Frsd Kent Sr. are being visited by Mr Kent's bro,her-in-law and sister, Mr and ylrs Lewis Talakson, of China 8 Mr' and Mrs Claude While had as dinner- guests Sunday the former's mother Mrs Ella White. Mrs Frank Lillie, of Linden and Mrs Carl Wild, of Saco, Mont. Ella Thompson has returned from California where she visited tier brother and sister-in-law, Mr and Mrs Willard Thompson at La Jolla. She was gone two months. Mr and Mrs John Mammon left Monday for their home at New Orleans, La,, following a visit with Mrs Hammon's mother, Mrs Carrie Haase and other relatives, Mr and Mrs Rex Taylor had Mr and Mrs Paul Morgan of Ames as guests Sunday. The Morgans are former residents when Mr Morgan was city engineer. ' Mr and Mrs Walter Jensen have been visited over the-week end by Mr and Mrs William Lpy ell, of Austin, Minn. "They are former residents and Mi- Lbvel was block man of the Internatipn al Harvester Co. Mrs Edna Smith and daughte Leona were visited Sunday bj Mr and Mrs Elmer Smith, o Swea City and Mr and Mrs Ernes i Smith, of Estherville. The entire I group drove to the homes of Hugh 'and Belle Black for a visit. Mr and Mrs Bob McCullough have been visited by the latter's brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs William Record, of Tucson, Ariz. A part of their time has been spent at Correctionville with the parents, Mr and Mrs Charles Michaelson. They concluded the visit and returned home Monday.' Mr and Mrs Werner Struecker and the latter's mother, Mrs "Augr ust Bellinger arc being visited, by Mr and Mrs Emil Bellinger, of Avoca, Wis. Emil is a son of Mrs Bellinger. The visitors, Mr and Mrs Struecker and Mrs Bellinger were dinner guests Tuesday ev- »nlng of -Mr and Mrs Ves Robinon, at Bancroft, Mrs Robinson S a sister of Mrs Struecker and Mr Bellinger. • • • _ , Insurance Rate Being Lowered Insurance rates for all drivers under age 25 have now been lowered, it was announced this week by the Ricklefs Insurance Agency. A. J. .Ricklefs said thai •ecords have shown that drivers under 25 are not as great a risk as indicated by insurance rates in the past and therefore some nsurance companies have lowered the rates. Now in effect, there' is no charge for teenage female drivers; there are lower rates for men drivers under 25; and there is no additional charge if cars are used for business. In this latter category, insurance records show that the person using his car for busiJiess is as safe a risk as non- business users. gona Country Club. Mrs Luke Linnan, program chairman, Mrs Joe Bradley, and Mrs Robert Bickert have arranged a progratn which includes a talk on "Diseases of Women" by Dr. Daniel Bray and a dance program by Miss Mary Beth Sartor of Mason City. All women who are interested in St. Ann Hospital and would like to participate in the volunteer service of the auxiliary are cordially invited to attend the luncheon. Reservations should be telephoned to Edna at the Country Club by Monday, Oct. 3. Thursday, Sept. 29, 1955 Alflona (la.) Uppar Pa« Molnas- 5 Andrew Opsal, 71, Rites Friday Swea & Eagle—Andrew Opsal, 71, died Wednesday morning at Holy Trinity Hospital, Esthcr- ville, from a stroke suffered two weeks ago while on a fishing trip at Willmar. Minn. Andrew Opsal was born Sept. 4, 1884, in Vikedal, Norway, and came to this country in histyouth. Mr and Mrs Opsal farmed in Swea township many years before eliring in Armstrong. Funeral services were liekl a 1 Nazareth Lutheran church in Armstrong Friday with Rev. Har- ium Blockhus officiating. Burial was in the Armstrong Grove rerrtetery. He is survived by his wife; out' son, Harold of Swen City, ;inci one daughter, Mrs L. E. Mclnlin; Armstrong. Winner Of Trip A local service station operator, John Hopkins, was honored recently by the Standard Oil Co. The company feted John to nn all-expense paid tour.to Chicago and surrounding territory, including a trip to a refinery at Whiting, Ind., scone of a recent disastrous fire. UDM Want Ads Bring H>«ult« DIAMOND'S Sport Shirt R-I-O-TH Graham Store Officials Here A group meeting of all north Iowa Graham Dept. Store managers was held at the Algona Graham store Wednesday afternoon and evening. '.Managers from Bobne, Eldora, Iowa Falls, Hampton and Eagle Grove attended, with Brail Wright, Algona manager, as host. Executives of the company attending were R. E. Stewart, president, Charles Stewart, C. R. Swanson and R W. Dodd. St. Ann Auxiliary Luncheon Oct. 4 A membership of 500 is the goal at St. Ann Hospital Auxiliary, whose annual membership luncheon is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 4th at 1:30 at the Al- Farms For Sale! 160 A —Burt Township - Near Burt — Nice Laying Productive Land — Serviceable Bldgs. 80 A - Plum Creek Township - Near Algona - Nice Laying - Productive - No ,Bldgs. Except Crib. 80 A — Cresco Township — Good Serviceable Bldgs — Terms. 80 A-Prairie Township - No Bldgs. - Nice Level 80. PAUL M. SEELEY Phone 714 or 48 ALGONA, IA. DIAMOND'S SURPLUS STORE WELCOME, MUSICIANS, TO THE ALGONA BAND FESTIVAL! You'll Always Be Right In Step When You Shop Here!! Flame Tokay GRAPES Ib. I Fancy Eatmore Sunkist Juice ORANGES 5 LB. BAG 59C WORRELL'S READY JrO-EA;T PICNICS 4-6 Lb. Average 35c DECKER'S VALUE LB. MRS. TUCKER'S PURE VEG. 3 LBS. SHORTENING ..ft NESTLE'S PKG- CHOC. CHIPS ..We KRAFT (Get Second Boftle For Ic) DINTY MOORE V/i LB, CAN Sliced Bacon 29c French Dressing 29c SHEDD'S SWEET PT. JAR Pickle Chips...We BEEF STEW.... 39c HEINZ (New Pack) 2 BTLS. Tomato Catsup. 49c LOIN LB. Pork Roasts 39c ,t I CHOICE LB. Hiland POTATO CHIPS REGULAR 59c BAG Round Steak 69c HORMEL'S LB. LAKE VALLEY CHEESE ... 2lbs. 59c GLACIER CLUB Ice Cream Vfe gai. 69c REG. PKG. Pink Dreft 2 pkgs. 49c SWEETHEART SOAP _...4bars 25c CHARMIN 4 ROLLS TOILET TISSUE ... 29c ASSD. COLORS LG. 400 COUNT KLEENEX . 3 bxs. 79c WIENERS All Meat 49c BEEF GOODRICH (IN HEAVY SYRUP) 5 CANS Elberta Peaches $1 VAN CAMP'S 5 CANS Grated Tuna CUT AND WRAPPED FOR YOUR LOCKER Fronts 29c HOME-RENDERED 2 LBS. JACK SPRAT 5 LBS. OLEOmargarine $1 DUNCAN HINES (White, Yellow, Choc,) CAKE MIX 4 PKGS. 29c BULK LARD FRESH BRANDIED BULK MINCE MEAT 35c LB. 20 TOP STOP __ At KO§SUTI1 MOTOR CO. Used Cars With Price Tags That Fairly Shout: "BUY NOW" OUR USED CAR SALES OFF.CE AND ASK TO BE SHOWN - WE HAVE THE TOP DEALS OF THE SEASON TO SHOW YOU THIS WEEK PPOINTMENT TO SEE CARS- PHONE E. L. GARBETT-297J; CHUCK DEVINE-1421; WARREN NEISON-1380

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