The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 20, 1955 · Page 38
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 38

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, October 20, 1955
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J-Ali*na (it.) Upptr D«» Mfttftti Thursday, Otf«b«r 20, 1955 Ottosen Folks Honored On Golden Wedding 0»ost*i-Mr and Mrs Harvey Thorsen observed their gfllcten wedding anniversary Sunday with open house at their home between th<? hours of two and five in the afternoon. Over 100 friends and relatives registered. Miss Clara Thorsen, daughter of the couple, had charge of the guest book. The lunch table was laid with a three tiered wedding cake topped with a miniature bride and bridegroom as the centerpiece. Mrs Eldon HundertmarR served. Kitchen hostesses were Mrs Ted Struthers of Rolfe: Mrs Sam Krppf, Mrs Charlie Welter and Mrs Albert Thorsen. The couple were married Oct. 16, 1905 in the Lutheran parsonage in Leland, 111. They made their first home on a farm near Leland, At one time the couple lived on the farm where Ja,cob Ryg now lives and also on the farm where Ivan Evanson now lives. For a time they lived near Rodman and then in 1930'pur- chased the farm known as the Joe Jacobson place southwest 01 Ottosen where they are now living. The couple are the parents of five children, Clara, Homer. Albert. Herman and Alice (Mrs Charlie Welter) all Jiving at Ottosen and all were present lot the occasion. 45th Annirersarr Over 100 friends and relatives called on Mr and Mrs Jesse VanBuskirk who observed their 45th wedding anniversary with open house in the Presbyterian church parlors Sunday afternoon be- tween the hours of two and five. Keith Strayer of Algona spoke fitting words and Mrs Ralph Richards read a selection of peems. Mr and Mrs VanBuskirk have five daughters and all but one were present with their husbands and families. They are Mr arid Mrs Lee Holt and family of Spencer; Mr and Mrs Gerald Iversoh and family of Storm Lake; Mr .and Mrs- Clarence Kroeger and family of Laurens and Mr and Mrs Rudy Berninghaus and family of Whittemore, and Mr and Mrs C. M. Presscl and family of Boulder, Colo. The latter family could not be present. Kitchen hostesses were Mrs Merle Holt, Mrs Eugene Hofius, Mrs W. G. Cooper and Margaret Holt. Guests came from Truer, Storm Lake, Spencer, Laurens, West Bend, Whittemore, Algona, Lone Rock and Wesley. Mr and Mrs VanBuskirk were married Oct. 12, 1910 at. the home of her parents, Mr and Mrs John Logan at their home in Bradgate. The couple met while Mr VanBuskirk was depot agent at Bradgate. At the time they were married he was agent at Fenton where they made their first home. In 1919 he joined the Rock Island Railroad and has been agent in the Oltosen depot 25 years this past August. Wacousta Cubs Elect The Wacousta Cubs met Oct. 3 in the Commercial Club'.Builcling for a regular meeting. Election of officers was held with the following being elected to office: president, Monte Newton, vice president, Jim Fowler, secretary, Allan Fehr, treasurer, Ronald Ellingson and reporter, Charles Lovig. Larry Telford was one of two boys in the county chosen to attend the International Livestock Exposition held in Chicago in November. • Knut Oppedahl, Jr., received the Ole Carlson award for the best first year member in the club. Mrs Art ies M MM mbA in nxKf-m &iiii Mtatf wtim<'W*i tout* *M »*t M m Mints* sintMs MM Mi It/It WtKt *Mtf* St. fattHtW, it. MMK> St. ttKt Mt ft. J6HH, AHt tOfltS Of tttt tm edfttts'mt.HActt »tut ttAtt 6t tMH WAItlHt Wft . . Ot HIS tltSt AM OH A KAKMAP WIN (IN AHIt tSltJ COMKtSSMM PAVy CKOOtttt WKOtl; "tMS WAS A CltAH NIW Sl6Ht tO Mi AMUttmtN i/6 StMfS HUNS ONtO OHt MACHIHt...W Mf iy SHI ttSM TO tAKt fHORt HfAtHS, AMP AWM Wt WtHt WltH A HUt StKtAK ' fS yiAKS ACO tHt MMAH CdMAM HAP tWt 'SHCtAt tAKf tHAt tOVlP Pt ItAStP W «VHt< IHt A/HP HSHIN6 MMlS. tHty Wttt ttV/MP WltH tOOt, HVtKA6tS, (OOKS AHP WAItttS . . . tm KtMllS tOK tHt POtS. OHt (A* POtt tilt ItAAK WAltOH, tHt Omt PAW ttOWttt. f jcrr'~- '-<f *>Wi46S ^*M fes and were supper guests at the Merle Faulk hoffte at Esther-, Wile. ' ' 4 : ;' Sunday 1 evening ViSilcta at th6 Qlvln Haul home were Mr and Mrs Richard Kinseth and family. Mr and Mrs Howard Hellick- Son and: Cafol visited his mdthef, Mrs Hfthhah tteliickSoff at Hardy Wednesday evenifif. Mr and Mrs Morgan Hagen, Mrs Anna Longseth arid Mrs Miria Werfrspann Visited at the Olaf Hftlsriid home at Bode Sunday evening. Lovig and Mrs Kermit Fowler served the group lunch. P.W.O. Hostesses Mrs Earl Long and Doris Shipley were hostesses to the P.W.O. meeting when that group met Friday afternoon in the church parlors. Due to the illness of the president, Mrs G. I. Purdy, the incoming president Mrs W. E. Hundertmark was in charge. The annual bazaar will be held in the 'STOP THE THIEF' That Robs Your Home of Warm Comfort! SEE' "TO CATCH A THIEF" Playing Sunday & Monday at the ALGONA THEATRE Starring GHACE KELLY and GARY GRANT i Pair of FREE TICKETS To The Movie "TO CATCH A THIEF" TO EVERY PURCHASER OF Warp's Window Materials AT F. S. NORTON & SON WE HAVE THE GENUINE 7b/> Quality - W|NDOW MATERIALS WllillW 241 Sw^ in ;;).': twi Syja'tf ^jS.^^'iSii »? ^;SHC; ; &!&!** w>? ai*W# W&* .:,*»?m GLASS-O-NET PLASTIGLASS WYR-O-GLASS — » ^i -•jfj t >*>»SCREEN-GLASS iMNMe en MJANS SAJISFACJIQH F. S. Norton & Son FUEL BUILDING MATERIALS PHONE 229 Commercial Club Building, Oct. 28. The Band Mothers met Wednesday evening at the schoolhouse for their regular meeting. Mrs Loran Daniel and Mrs Edw. Zinnel were hostesses. The group will serve lunches at all the home basketball games. About 100 guests attended the bridal shower honoring Mr and Mrs Paul Watnem Friday evening in the Commercial Club building. Hostesses were Mrs Merle Faulk of Estherville, Mrs Stanley Keith of Pocahontas, Mrs Pearl Hanson oi Whittemore, Mrs Edward Nessen of West Bend, Mrs Louis Dippel of Belmond, Mrs Manda Mitsven • of Bode, Mrs Sylvan Jacobson, Mrs Donald Usher and Mrs Chester Alme, Mr and Mrs Robert S. Bentley and Mrs Jennie Richards of Fairbank visited Monday and Tuesday at the Ralph Richards home. Mrs Jennie Richards is Mr Richards' mother and will celebrate her 95th birthday on Nov. 12. Mrs Olvin Haug was named president of the Lutheran Ladies Aid for 1956 at the meeting "ot this group held Wednesday afternoon in the church parlors. Other officers elected were: vice president, Mrs Antone Speich, secretary, Mrs. Jake Ryg and treasurer, lyirs Sy^yap Jacobson. The group also elected Mrs Oscar Oppedahl and Mrs Ivan Evanson as delegates and Mrs Donald Usher and Mrs Knut Oppedahl, alternates to the W.-M. F. Convention held October 19 at Eagle Grove. Hostesses for this meeting were Mrs Earl Olson and Mrs K. R. McLuen. The next meeting will be Oct. 26 with Mrs Sam Kropl and Mrs Richard Kropt hostesses. Attending the band contest held at Storm Lake Saturday from Ottosen were Mrs DeVere Newton, Mrs Hollis Cooper, Mrs Mike Coyle, Mrs Howard Hellickson, Mr and Mrs Sylvan Jacobson and Mr and Mrs Peter Enockson, Mr and Mrs Edward Zinnel, Mrs Earl Long and Mr and Mrs Donald Usher and Sara. Mr and Mrs Richard Schmidt moved Saturday to the Gus Sanders place east of West Bend. Their address is now West Bend instead of Ottosen. Caroline Banwart returned to her duties as bookkeeper at the Farmers Elevator at West Bend after convalescence at the parental Silas Banwart home since her recent operation. Mrs Essie Cooper and Marilyn Long accompanied Mr and Mrs Arnold Bratland and family ol Bode to the Charles Spurlock home at Sutherland Sunday where they were dinner guests. Mr and Mrs Antone Waechter I visited Sunday at the Ray Montag home at West Bend. 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 Melvin Longseth and family of Mallard were Sunday dinner guests at the home of his mother, Mrs Anna Longseth. Tuesday evening, Mrs Harold Sundet and children of Algona visited her mother, Mrs Longseth. Mr and Mrs Alfred Schultz and family were Sunday afternoon and supper guests at the Joe Culbertson home at Lone Rock. Mr and Mrs Ben Schafer ot Butttrfield, Minn., were Sunday afternoon and supper guests ut the Vincent Salz hunie. Mr and Mrs Silas Banwart, Mr and Mrs Richard Schmidt and Berneice Bamvarl returned home Monday after spending the weekend visiting Mr and Mrs Elmer Strahni and, other friends at Sebetha, Kan. Mrs Strahm is u daughter of Mr and Mrs Banwurt. Mr and Mrs Noah Gerbcr and Sheryl and Mr and Mrs Alvin Banwart and Karol and Kulliy of West Bend visited friends and relatives in Sebetha, Kan. over thi- weekend. Mr and Mrs Charles Ellingson of Waterloo and Mrs Elmer Ellingson of Cedar Falls were Friday dinner guests at the Melvin Ellmgsun home. Mr and Mrs Percy Watnum jnd Rundy visited her mother Mrs Manda Mitsven at Bode Sunday afternoon and evening. Wednesday Mr and Mrs Haul Wulncm and Mr ;md Mrs Percy Wulncm vi-'itrfl in thr ;iftrriiii(iii :it (he Stanky Keith home ut I'ucahun- Sexton Has An Active Week Of Coinings, Goings By the Village Gossip The next meeting of the Friendly Club will not be at the Gabrielson Hall because of the cold turn taken by the weather. Another* member, Mrs August Kirschbaum, has volunteered the use of her place for the October 2t pot luck lunch. ' Mrs Glenn Gabrielson and Mrs Gilbert Hargreaves were assistant hostesses at the Irvington Homemakers meeting held in the tifcw home of Mr and Mrs Barney Ctipesius. Mr and Mrs N. C. Gabrielson Of Starbuck, Minn., spent the weekend with their son and family, Mr and Mrs Glenn Gabrielson. A sister of Glenn, Mr and Mrs George Clark of Ames also came for Sunday. Since she hasn't been feeling well, Mrs Fred Jennings has had a few visitors the past week. The Rev. and Mrs Webb of Wesley arid Mrs Jennings brother and family, Mr and Mrs Harvey Qra- Mffi afld Mr and Mrs Bdftdld GfahaJh of Titonka were callers. Mr and Mrs John Jennings ac- compaftiea by Julia Taft were guests at a birthday pftrty for Mrg Minnie Lai-soft of Titohka. Mr and Mrs Wilford Ward s£ent the weekend at the L. F. Ward home at Colo and Mrs Nellie Weir returned with them for the week. Mr Ward will be in Cedar Rapids most of the week at the Odd Fellows convention. Mrs August Kirschbaum had a surprise last Week when her mother, Mrs Cyrus- filseftMAR 6f Bfitt, accompanied hef housekeeper, Mrs Ross, here for the day. Word was received that C. N, Beisch, a former resident here, fell in the rest home at Bitrt and broke a rib. Mr Beisch used crutches for walking after breaking his hip in a fall at his home here. . • , Two regulars ate expected ftdme this week afld Fred Jert- niftgs will be losiftg one of his jibs. He has been feeding (Jrover and Clarence Grubb's cats duf ing the summer but the boys have closed their fishing resort in Minnesota for the winter and should arrive any day now. NfcED PRINTING? GOOD work at fair prices at the Upper Des Moines Pub. Co., Algona. Wi HAVE THI GENUINI TOP QUALITY WINDOW MATIRIALS NOlt IN Ml At MIT OUT COM • «4iAMJIr*'ti *il*«^ • Gu$$ SS-O-NlT TIGUSS GLASS KOHLHAAS HARDWARE PUBLIC AUCTION! of St. Joe Convent Building & Contents Tuesday, Oct 25 1:30 p.m. on the premises 11 mi. sooth of Algona on Hy. 169 32 x 32 ft. two-story wooden bldg. Plumbing and Fixtures (will be sold separately or combined) CONTENTS - 1-25-gal. crock; 1-30-gal. crock; 4 smaller crocks; 1 large wooden cupboard; 1-3-burner Perfection kerosene stove; 1 copper boiler; jars and gallon jugs; several tables; 1-30-gal. hot water heater; 1-250 Ib. scale; 1 General Electric Electric refrigerator; 1 dining room table and buffet with mirror; 1-9x15 ft. linoleum, 1—9x12 ft. linoleum, both in excellent condition; 1 davenport, exceptionally good; 1 writing- desk; 9 single beds with springs; 4 large dressers, several smaller dressers; 7 large old-style trunks; 2 suitcases; chairs; and other miscellaneous items. St. Joseph's Parish, St. Joe, Iowa (NEWS FROM BARRY'S RECREATION] Saturday ONLY Gallon SCHWEN'S ICE CREAM Ordinarily $1.02 89C SATURDAY ONLY ID Safe All Day Saturday, Oct. 22 TAP BEER First Glass Regular Price SECOND GLASS "BLUE STAR" Single Edge RAZOR BLADES A Reg. $1.20 Value 4 • si SATURDAY ONLY $1.50 Ronson-Type "Marbo" CIGARETTE Ql 1 7 LIGHTERS * I • I ' PLANTERS PEANUTS 1-Lb. Can 68c 7!/2 oz. Can Planters 31 c Park Lane Metal-Stemmed Pipe - Detachable Bowl And 2 Pkgs. Edgeworth TOBACCO-$2.25 Value OVERSTOCKED! " ONSON aic ™ c $WM NORELCO SHAVER $24.95 $5.00 TRADE-IN FOR OLD SAFETY RAZOR NO MATTER HOW OLD OR IN WHAT CONDITION 6-Pack BLATZ 11-OZ. UBBY TUMBLER AT NO EXTRA CHARGE 6-Pack STORZ FALSTAFF 3?-QZ. QUART 34c '25. I I Saturday Night Only S. S. NUMBER Numbers Changed At 7:00 — 8:00 — 9:00 P.M. Saturday, Qqt. 22 BARRY S K£vKiiATIuN

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