The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 29, 1955 · Page 11
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 11

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, September 29, 1955
Page 11
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Come and Help Us Celebrate Our Birthday! ». ••..(/• .''".'"••'•"'• . • ....,...::,.. -,,.., i .-,-.: ;!!; -'..r.-v.,-r;?.-?M*.;y';-«r'.">-?ss«*«r¥--:^l YEAR OF OUR BUSINESS IN ALGONA! st YEAR OF OUR NEW STORE IN ALGONA! Register For Our Wonderful We Are Eleven Years Old In Algona! It is exactly eleven years ago this week that Clarence Wiltgen came to Algona from Whittemore, where he had been a watchmaker for eight years, and founded the Wiltgen Jewelry business here, in room 11 on the second floor of the Iowa State building. There he was joined by his brother Ervin as a partner in the business. The two brothers are the second generation of a pioneer Iowa watch-making family, and their father, Michael Wiltgen, has a jewelry and watch repair store at Bode. Extra Liberal TRADE-IN ALLOWANCE For Your Old Watch During Our Anniversary Days * * -K . * * ENDING SATURDAY, OCT. 8 TO BE GIVEN AWAY ABSOLUTELY FREE NO PURCHASE NECESSARY - JUST REGISTER YOUR NAME 1. Ladies $95.00 Wyler 17-Jewe! Watch 2. Men's $71.50 Bulova 21-Jewel Wrist Watch 3. Parker "5V $22.50 Fountain Pen & Pencil Set 4. Shaeffer's Fine Line Ball Point Pen 5. Shaeffer's Fine Line Ball Point Pen 6. Shaeffer's Fine Line Ball Point Pen 7. Shaeffer's Fine Line BallPoint Pen 8. Shaeffer's Fine Line Ball Point Pen (Winners Announced Saturday, October 8, at Close of Business) ,"*.. We Are One Year Old In Our New Store! A constantly growing business made it necessary for the Wiltgen brothers to move from their original room over the Iowa Stale Bank to quarters across from the courthouse. From there, last year they moved to a brand-new and completely remodeled store in the center of the Algona shopping district on State street. So, now on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the Wiltgens are celebrating their eleventh year in Algona, and their first complete year in their new store . . . and they're asking you to celebrate with them! Everybody Welcome! Birthday Bargain Table! 59 c and up COSTUME JEWELRY * LADIES EAR RINGS • BRACELETS • MEN'S JEWELRY • OTHER ASSORTED JEWELRY ITEMS CHOOSE FROM ALL TYPES OF ITEMS! Largest Diamond Selection In Our History Everybody Welcome! ERVIN WILTGEN CLARENCE WILTGEN COME THIS WEEK! COME NEXT WEEK! WIUGEN'S ANNIVERSARY EVENT ENDS SATURDAY, OCT. 8 BETTY WILTGEN ANNE CUPWK

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