The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 20, 1955 · Page 2
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. ; . f.f * • » .?;•• i, 2-Algona(la.) Upper Des Maine*Thursday, Ottober 20, 195S . . AROUND ALGONA' ' Mrs Loreifa Griffin is a patient In the Lutheran Hospital in Fort Dodge. Mrs W. F. Steele entertained her sewing club at her home on Wednesday evening. Mr and Mrs Charles had as their weekend guest, Mr Wayne Christian of Des Moines, John Beiser and Al Borchardi have returned from a several days fishing trip t at Cass, Lake, Minn. , " .'.-... Mr and Mrs Bob LaBarre spent Saturday &i- Iowa City where they attended the Iowa-Purdue football game. Mr and Mrs Don Alt and Marilyn, Sally and Jimmy of West DCS Moines spent the weekend here with Mrs Alt's parents, Mr and Mrs Joe Green berg. Mr and Mrs Tom McGraw had as their dinner guests Friday evening, Mr and Mrs Herb Glaser and Mr and Mrs Claude Carlson and son of Good Thunder, Minn. Dr. and Mrs P. O. Dorweiller moved Monday from their home in Fort Dodge to the former Mrs Clara Pratt home on Nebraska street which they purchased about a year ago. The Presbyterian Guild will meet Monday evening, Oct. 24 for dinner at the church. Mrs Colman of Titonka will be guest speaker and Luvern Johnson and Mrs Del Clopton are in charge c£ arrangements. Mr and Mrs Floyd Holt are on a three weeks trip to California. They are visiting Mr and Mrs Lou Tigees, former Algonians now of Pacific Palisades. Cards to friends here said they also have seen Mr and Mrs Jerry Allen and Jess Beamish, other former local residents now living in the Los Angeles area. On the return trip the Holts expect to visit Mr and Mrs James Murtagh at Tuscon, Arizona. . . Mrs Louella Baker plans to 90 to Ames this weekend to visit her son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs Durwood Baker", The grarid- daughter, Barbara Lou will make her first Holy Communion on Sunday. Harriet Simhions is on vacation this week from her job at the telephone office. Part of the time Was spent at Minneapolis where she visited Lorraine Rahe who was formerly a telephone operator here. Mr and Mrs Willard Sanford and daughter, Ann, are expected to return today from a week's ,trip to Chicago where they visited Mr Sanford's sister and brother-in-law. The son, Larry remained here with the John Helmers family. The Wednesday Nile Youth Club of the Presbyterian Church has chosen Mrs Leon Martin as their mother of the month. In addition to the previously listed teachers, Mrs Casey Loss and Mrs M. H. Brower are serving as music teachers. Mr and Mrs M116 Rtfiii «fe being visited by/.theh' son, Gary, wno arrived Monday from his home in •EHfllewoqd, Calif. He mpe the trip by plane $8'far as Chicajv where he Visited his sisters, Bonnie and Connie Who live there. The Rentzes are expecting Mr and Mrs James Ireland and their five Children to visit them this week-end. Mrs Ireland is the former Connie Rentz. Both the morning and after* noon 1 kindergarten classes at Bryant School observed Fire Prevention Week Friday by going to the fire station where chief Ira" Kohl demonstrated the trucks and equipment. Mrs Ruth McVay is the teacher. Mr tt"H Mrs David Smith and three children spent Friday and Saturday in Des Moines where they attended the Ice Follies and a performance at the Community Playhouse. A special feature of the trip for the children was the overnight stay at a hotel. Mr'and Mrs Stanley Muckey and three daughters spent the weekend at Shakopee, Minn., with Mrs Muckey's parents, Mr and Mrs J. A. Blinkman who were celebrating their 38th wedding anniversary. They also went to Minneapolis to call on Mr and Mrs Ray Besch who formerly lived here. Given Seal of Merit As "Nation's Best Buy In Auto Insurance" The myslery of the , "best buy" in auio insurance, the tangled web thai most motorists know little or nothing about, has been solved by the editorial research board of Car Life Magazine, in an exclusive article appearing in the November issue. After two months of study and evaluation of 39 auto insurance companies by the national magazine's research team, the State Farrn Mutual Automobile Insurance Company of Bloomington, Illinois, was awarded the Car Life Magazine Seal of Merit Award for the "nation's^ best buy in auto insur- "When you are ready to buy ,your policy," Car Life found, "you need not shop for one that offers everything and a little extra. Today, all policies have standard provisions and most companies use the standard policy. But what you do need to consider is this: The kind and amount of protection your particular needs require. The cost of the policy and the reputation and stability of the company insuring you." "However, these are by no means the only or most important factors to be taken into account in buying auto insurance," the magazine article continues. "What is important is what happens when you present your insurance company with a claim." "Is the agent or representative easily reached? Is he cooperative? Does he represent you as well as the company? Will the company try to talk you out of your claim, or reduce it? Will you have to wait a long period for settlement? Will the company force you to go to court? In short, will your insurance policy do what it claims to do?" Taking all these factors into consideration, the magazine editors found thai State Farm Mutual Insurance Company compared better with the rigid code of specifications than any of the 39 auto insurance companies studied. The company is represented in Algona by Harold C. Sundet. CHEAT AMERICAN PUBLICATIONS, Inc. Seal Award Certificate awarded to STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE CO. CAR LIFE MAGAZINE Automotive Seal of Merit for offering the nation's motorists tlic Best Buy In Automobile Insurance HAROLD C. SUNDET ALGONA, IOWA 300 E. Elm Street Phone $41 ; '"'||.;^' : '...Ijiii' 1 III-. ".-"'M . ... ,;;. ;., AUTO — LIFE — FIHE —'HAIL Amy Fisher Is Honored With Titonka Shower Titonka— A shower was held Monday evening, Oct. 10,. at the Good Hope Lutheran church in honor of Miss Amy Fisher who was married Saturday evening, Oct. 15, to John Boehm. The bride-to-be's table was decorated in pink and white, her colors, with a big branch covered with white paper supporting streamers, on each of which was a nicely decorated small package. The luncheon also was served from this table with her friend, Miss Joan Johnson pouring and Miss Sylvia Van Hove and Mrs Wilbur Sexton assisting. A nice program was Mfijihei! after which Miss Fisher opMea ed by $H« : Jo;|n; 'idpsofiP aft Mra T Dofbthy "'Mlttoft/ frieftda. Afout 145 f\||sts present."-- ' V' ' *•'" ">. • Hostesses were 1 Mr$ Raymond Bartlett, Mrs Wm. Boyken, Mrs Ted Dunmire, Mrs Wm. Gira'fcl", Mrs -tjlfby Hatte'n, AMi*sl R*fr«j Hipp, Mrs John * Johnson arid Joan, Mrs Donald Norland, Mrs Henry Orthel, Mrs Ed • Sathpff, Mrs Con, Schmidt; Mrs Who Stott, Mips gylyia.Van Hove a|W Mrs Herman Welhousen. ..... Mr and Mrs Wrrj. Nothwehr. are parents of a baby daughter borh Friday evening, Oct. 14, at the Buffalo Center hospital. The baby has been 'named Joyce. r •' Mrs Mary Budlong took her mother, Mrs Stoutenburg to the home of Mr and Mrs H. V. Jones of Swea City, Thursday. She will make her home there for a while. Mrs Stoutenburg has been making her home between the two places for the past few years. Pvt. Henry Carroll Van Hove arrived in Korea the past week. His address is Pvt. Henry C. VanHove, R. A. 17426637, B-63 F.A. Bn., A.P.O. 24 %P.M., San Francisco. The Titonka school band under the direction of Wayne Pringle Went to Charles City Saturday, to enter the State Marching Band contest. They came home with a no 3 rating. amily, effsfe hfr £r qlllfa pC< ; at ,0$ Edna Richter spent: Sun- fct the home of her daughter, Alice Bieiaf^ atfaflawha Wid.w IMJJC6 by tele|hon? lift Alvin Mewe, w ffftm "this Navy. • e Angeles, Cal. Mrs Harold Smith, his mother, was also there. Mr 'and Mrs Harry Mehlan, Mr fd Mrs 3. L.. Intei-mill, Mr and .rs Kenneth Swan, Mr and Mrs Clifford KrantiV Mr and Mrs Ed- idie Sathoff, Mr and Mrs Harold .Gartner and Mr ' aria Mrs, Jerry Schutjer drove to Clear Lake Sunday evening to the home of Mf, '••• aftd Mrs Wilbur Sehram Wnerfe they were entertained at a^buffetiUuncheon.,. fThis club meetsVih the winter and it has al- Wdys been their custom to have tne'nigh entertain the .lows in the fall of the year. Bridge was play- jfed In the evening and high score for the evening was won by Jefry- Schutjer and low by Ed •jSathoff.'' ,, • Dale Higgins arid children left Thursday for tterlngtbn, Kan.,, where they visited the Edwjard Scott family and got acquainted With Daniel Edward who was boj-n Sept. 29. Mrs Scott is the former ; Betty Miller. Mr 'and Mrs Dale Higgins accompanied them home Sunday after a two Week's stay there helping at her daughter's home. 'Mr and Mrs Earl '.Stott .left Friday for Freeport, 111.. to visit their son Keith and family. They returned home Sunday evening. Mr find 'Mrs "Richard "Thacker aftd famfly ^'6f j WoMward were ' vlsiiofl at the homes of Gridders Turn In Two Victories Algeria's; fresh <• soph . eleven, With Jim Cowan, Joe Skilling and Dave Richardson shewing the way, walloped Clarion, 33*14, at Clarion Monday ttight. The Bullpups counted their first touchdown soon after the opening kickdff. Clarion received the opening kickoff and put the ball m play on its own 45 The Algona defense sparkled, and on four running plays, Clarion LOST 44 YARDS and Algona took over the Clarion one. The first TDlcame on the' next play. 'With Cowan counting twice on long runs, the locals built their 'lead to 33-7 as everyone on the squad got into the game. In fact, with new men in late in the contest, Algona operated with an eight-man line and three-man backfield. Francis Bjustrom, Howie Funk and Cowafi were outstanding on defense^ The offense functioned the best It has in years for the fresh-sophs. . Tuesday night the junior high team, 7th and 8th 'graders, gave a bigger Humbpldt team a 13 to 7 beating here after Humboldt talliid the first ft) and. plunged fof the polttt Algona tallied six &n k' ; pass?ft'6tti Cowan to Qsttumj feut We ,pbfht'.try failed^.Eatj in the Sfcfchd quarter > Waller plunged Over from the one for the second TD and the point tr-y was good. Junior high -line, play was outstanding, with-ilreat; improvement visible. ,• r • 16 Hit 200 Or Over, Lanes Leagues Joe Donahue's 243 line was high for the week at HaWkeye Lanes, although 16 other keglers topped 200 Monday and'Tuesday nights. , They were Jon NelSOh; 201, Chuck Davis 209, Bill Gleenhg 201, fced'Stecker 210, John Ihfef- mill 214, 204, Bob Oxiey 208, :W. G, Schmidt 218, Walt Hfefti 213, Bill Naylor 223, Gus Blanohafd 220, Harley Hutchinson'. 202, Al Wittkopf 210, Cliff Bensdhoter 202, John Diekman/224 and Don Prieskorn 200. •', -\ League standings: American League . W Studer's .20 Titonka —— 20 Hamilton Hatchery ___-17 Baker's Livestock -...---IB Sjogren's . r .. ._-' 16 Roone Hidge ..^.^-i^lS Brandt Billek £.**-**.*- 13 Lions : ,^^**i**«.i.^"13-' Sorenseri Iftipi «i<iw*^i.l2 Go^wlth ...i>4i^i->ll - fiefti LockeM/--i---V: 8 13 .15 15 • id, 17" 20 21 B 7 11' 11 12 14 18 18 1814 10 ^^ W Ernie tfWilliams t'p ^.2? ^goria 1 Pro : dU<se l.- r ,*zl BrKf 1—^-^—417 Ready-Mix j-.-.*^— 17 West End Billiards .-16 Bancroft 'Oil Co, ....14 Burt C6-Op Elev. -— 11 Kossuth Co. Irnp. - J..UOV4"- Ray's Jack Sfirat .—10 Rood Ms. ....ii.i-^-10 ' Seven-Up —_....—- 9V4 Ernie Williams 'JD -•-* 9 Set Pace For Barry Bowlers Mel Rieken Illpped a 218 line Which was the tdp effort at Barry's this Week. E. Eischen was second with a 203 count. The standings tightened up in the Monday loop, as the KCs and Bode Billiards found themselves locked for the top spot with 16-5 records. The Miller High Life team is right behind with a 15-6 mark. The Hamm's beer team 'holds a five game lead over thd Paul Seeley Farms team With a 17-4 record in the Tuesday League. ',..,. 12UDM Classifieds Pay Dividends GRANULATED BSET 10-LB. BAG (LIMIT BAO Potatoes 100 Lb; U.S. Good Sizt. ...:.. 98c 100Lb.No.l ...... ..... ...$1.69 CHEK ICECREAM VANILLA or NEAPOLITAN MOTT'S APPLE CIDER H&KTO'CAUroMA CCHTER cur ASPARAGUS BAKER'S AN05L FLAKE Vz Pint Chocolate Syrup FREE OLD DUTCH CLEANSER 3 Cons 25c NEW CROP BULK DATES 2lbs. 49c FRESH PICNIC PORK ROASTS ARMOUR'S SMOKED PICNICS 6 to 8 Lbs. LB. 29 SLICED FRESH BEEF LIVER LB. 29 ARMOUR'S PURE*PORK SAUSAGE I.LB, ROLL 29 Only One Grade The Very Best FRESH GROUND BEEF BOOTH'S QUICK-FROZEN FISH STICKS APPLE SALE OEISP, TA9T JONATHANS 9w LB8. BUSHEL 3,69 SWEET, DELICIOUS JM LB$. im* BUSHEL 4.69 OUE*M 8PEAT NEW CRQIT FRESH CRANBERRIES BED PONTIAC POTATOES _ GOLDEN YAM SWEET POTATOES «_ FLAME-RED TOKAY f ^'!*Lli- '.'•*. •'**•.;. 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