The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 20, 1955 · Page 30
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2-Algdna (la.) Upper Des Mdin*i Thursday, October 20, 1955 AROUND ALGONA' Mrs Loretta Giffin is a patient iri .the Lutheran Hospital in Fort Dodge. Mrs W. F. Steele entertained her sowing club at her home on Wednesday evening. , Mr and Mrs Charles McVay hati as their weekend guest, Mr Wayne Christian of DCS Moines. John Beiser and Al Borchardt have returned from a several days fishing trip at Cass Lake. Minn. Mr and Mrs Bob LaBarre spent Saturday at Iowa City where they attended the Iowa-Purdue football game. Mr and Mrs Don All and Marilyn, Sally and Jimmy of West DCS Moines spent the weekend here with Mrs Alt's parents, Mr and Mrs Joe Greenberg. Mrs Louella Baker plans to go to Ames this weekend to visit her son and daughter-in-law. Mr and Mrs Dui-wood Baker. The granddaughter, Barbara Lou will make her first Holy Communion on Sunday. Harriet Simmons is on vacation this week from her job at the telephone office. Pdrt of the time was spent at Minneapolis where she visited Lorraine Rahe who was formerly a telephone operator here. Mr and Mrs Mild ftefti* are being visited by their son, Gary, who arrived Monday from his home in Englewood, Calif. He made the trip by plane as far as Chicago where he visited his sisters, Bonnie and Connie who live there. The Rentzes are expecting Mr and Mis James Ireland and their five children to visit them this week-end. Mrs Ireland is the former Connie Rent/'.. Mr and Mrs Tom McGraw had as their dinner guests Friday evening. Mr and Mrs Herb Gla- scr 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 Clnpton are in charge cf arrangements. Mr and Mrs Floyd Holt are on n three weeks trip to California. They are visiting Mr and Mrs Lou Tigces. 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 nbw living in the Los Angeles area. On the return trip the Holts expect to vih.it Mr and Mrs James, Murtagh at Tuscon, Arizona. / 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 Hel- mcrs 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. Browor arc serving as music teachers. Both the morning and afternoon kindergarten classes at Bryant School observed Fire Prevention week Friday by going to the fire station where chief • Ira Kohl demonstrated the tracks ;md equipment. Mrs Ruth MeVny is the teacher. Mrs David Smith and three children -.spent Friday and Saturday in Des Moines where thcv attended the Ice Follies and a performance at the Community Playhouse. A special fciitun.- 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 Mucki-y'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 mystery of the "best buy" in auto insurance, the tangled web that 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 Stale Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company of Bloomington, Illinois, was awarded the Car Life Magazine Seal of Merit Award for the "nation's best buy in aulo insurer""." "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 that 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. GREAT AMERICAN PUBLICATIONS, Inc. Seal Award Certificate awarded to STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE CO. CAR LIFE M-AGAZINE Automotive Seal of Merit Best Buy In Automobile Insurance HAROLD C. SUNDET ALGONA, IOWA 300 E. Elm Street Phone 841 AUTO — LIFE — FIRE — 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 while 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 futnishe'c! after which Miss Fisher opened her many gifts. She Was assist,* ed by Miss Joan Johnsoh and Mrs Dorothy Dellman,- her friends. About 145 guests were present. Hostesses were Mrs Raymoml Bartlett. Mrs Win. Boyken, Mrs Ted Dunmire, Mrs Wm. Girard, Mrs Elroy Hatten, Mrs Recca Hip_p, Mrs John Johnson and Joan, Mrs Donald Norland, Mrs Henry Orthel, Mrs Ed Satrtoff, Mrs Con Schmidt. Mrs John Stott, Miss Sylvia Van Hove and Mrs Herman Welhousen. Mr and Mrs Wm. Nothwehr are parents of a baby daughter born Friday evening, Oct. 14, at the Buffalo Center hospital. The baby has been named Joyce. Mrs Mary Budlong took her mother, Mrs Stoutcnburg to the home of Mr and Mrs H. V. Jones of Swca 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. VanHovc, 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. Mrs Edna Richter spent Sunday at the home of her daughter, Mrs Alice BierSford and family at Kanawha and while there she fepoke by telefchofte to h*r granid- Soh Alvin Moore, Who called her from the Navy camp at Los Angeles, Cal. Mrs Harold Smith, his mother, was also there. Mr and Mrs Harry Mehlan, Mr and Mrs J. L. Intermill, Mr and Mrs Kenneth Swan, Mr and Mrs Clifford Krantz, Mr and Mrs Eddie Sathoff, Mr and Mrs Harold Gartner and Mr and Mrs Jerry Schutjer drove to Clear Lake Sunday evening to the home of Mr and Mrs Wilbur Schram where they were entertained at a buffet luncheon. This club meets ih the winter and it has always been their custom to have the nigh entertain the lows in the fall of the year. Bridge \yas played in the evening and high score for the evening was won by Jerry Schutjer and low by Ed Sathoff. Dale Higgins and children left Thursday for Herington, Kan., where they visited the Edward Scott family and got acquainted with Daniel Edward who was born 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 and Mrs Richard Thacker and family of Woodward were Weekend visitors at the homes of Paul and Ffftd Thacker. Frosh & Jr, High Gridders Turn lit Two Victories Algeria's fresh - soph eleven, With Jim Cowan, Joe Skilling and Dave Richardson showing the way, walloped Clarion, 33-14, at Clarion Monday night. The Bullpups counted their first touchdown soon after the opening kickoff. Clarion received the opening kickoff and put the ball in 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 TD came 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 Cowan 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 Humboldt team a 13 (6 7 beating here after Humboldt tallied the first TD and plunged for the point. Algona tallied six on a pass from Cowan to Ostrum, but the point try failed. Late in the second quarter Waller plunged over from the one for the second TD and the point try was good. Junior high line play was outstanding, with great improvement visible. 16 Hit 200 Or Over, Hawkeye Lanes Leagues Joe Donahue's 243 line was high for the week at Hawkeye Lanes, although 15 other keglers topped 200 Monday and Tuesday nights. They were Jon Nelson 201. Chuck Davis 209, Bill Geering 201, Red Sleeker 210, John Intermill 214. 204, Bob Oxley 208, W. G. Schmidt 218, Walt Hefti 213, Bill Naylor 223, Gus Blanchard 220, Harley Hutchinson 202, Al Wittkopf 210, Cliff Benschoter 202, John Diekman 224 and Don Prieskorn 200. League standings: American League W Studer's - - 20- Titonka 20 Hamilton Hatchery 17 Baker's Livestock 16 Sjogren's 16 Boone Ridgo - — 15 Brandt Buick 13 Lions _*(..*.*»-•-**—*13 Sorensen Imp. * —\t Corwith 11 Hefti Lockers 8 Robinson Produce 7 National League W Ernie Williams P-C ..23 Algona Produce 21 Britt 17 Ready-Mix 17 West End Billiards ---16 Bancroft Oil Co. 14 Burt Co-Op Elev. 11 Kossuth Co. Imp. lOVz Ray's Jack Sprat 10 Rood Ins. 10 Seven-Up 9'/ 2 Ernie Williams JD .-. 9 15 15 JH 1? 20 21 7 11 11 12 14 17 171/2 18 18 18'i 19 Set Pace For Barry Bowlers Mel Riekcn Hipped a 218 line which was the top 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 15-15 mark. The Hamm's beer team holds a five game lead over the Paul Seeley Farms team with a 17-4 record in the Tuesday League. L 8 H 11 12 12UDM Classifieds Pay Dividends GRANULATED BEET 10-LB. BA0 (LIMIT ONE: BAG PLCASC) APPLE CIDER HEART O'CALiroWIA CMC* cur ASPARAGUS HO.300 *i*. . BAKER'S ANOfL FLAKE |Jfc» COCOANUT ***,«* 17° Potatoes 100 Lb. U. S. 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