The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 3, 1955 · Page 20
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MttS. AftOETH HALV6RSON KUW* Wltor November 3, 1955 obll*H»d tty-fht-vppw &** Motiiti Publlihlng ft./ AI0bW<i, At Furniture Store Opening Fenton — Approximately 800 persons visited the Peterson Furniture Store in Fenton Saturday, in observance of their grand opening. The Petersons served coffee and donuts to those visiting the store. Adults registered for free prizes which were given away in the evening. Herman Hintz ol Lone Rock was the lucky person to receive tfye $59.50 Land-O- Nod mattress. Cliff Dahl won the second prize of a set of television trays. The third prize or a picnic basket equlped with plastic dishes and silverware was won by Mrs Ronald Chrischilles. Besides the big day at Petersons Furniture store, the Jorgenson Lockers also treated customers to a special drawing on a U.S. Hind quarter of a beef. Howard Schulte was the lucky winner. No one claimed the lucky number at Dick's Meat and Grocery Store which was worth $10 in groceries. $45 Saturday Night Mrs Melvin Berkland was not in Fenton Saturday evening to claim the $30 her name was drawn for. A name will be drawn for $45 this Saturday evening at 9:30. At Mission Mee Members of the Blakjer WMF Society attending a Worker's Conference at Immanuel Lutheran church near Wallingford were Mrs Amey Cherland, president; Mrs Ted Jensen, vice president; Mrs Odey Cherland, treasurer; Mrs Herman Geilenfeldt, newly elected secretary for Life Mem bership and In Memoriam; Mrs Carrie Jensen, newly elected Cradle Roll secretary; Mrs Henry Wilberg, Promotion secretary; Mrs Peter Thorson, newly elected historian; Mrs Curtis Olsoh, local Christian Nurture secretary and also Circuit secretary of Higher Education; Mrs Kenneth Halverson, Circuit Mission Secretary; Mrs John Johanneson, local ' Higher Education secretary and Mrs Henry Looft, retiring Historian. .Also in attendance was Mrs Harlan Blockhus of Armstrong, National Education Week This next week, Nov. 6 to 12, has been set aside as American Education Week. In observance of this special week. The Sentral Community School Board of] Education is sponsoring a contest in the first six grades of each of our Sentral Schools for attendance of visitors. The grades in each of our three schools Com/ng Events Thursday, Nov. 3 — St. Luke's Ladies Aid; Woman's Society of Christian Service. Tuesday, Nov. 8—Fenton Woman's Club. Thursday, Nov. 10 — Depew Fellowship' circle; Friendly Neighbor club; Mabel circle of the WSCS. school during that week will re» ceive a prize. It is hoped that all parents will make an extra effort to visit school during the week of Nov. G to 12, but if they are unable to attend during that week, they are welcome to attend at any other time. Homebuilders Elect Members of the Homebuilders Dlass met Wednesday night ol Jast week at the Methodist church for a pot luck supper. At the business meeting elec-, lion of officers was held for the coming year: President, Clarence Jnderwood; vice president, Mrs Alfred Meyers; . secretary reasurer, Fred Brown. anu which have the largest percen )f either mothers or fathers visit BRIARDALE VALUS THRU NOV. 5 QUALITY WITH THRIFT A Few of Dozens of FOOD SPECIALS BRIARDALE ENRICHED FAMILY FLOUR, 5 Ib. bng . 39c BRIARDALE DUALITY SALAD DRESSING, qt. jar ...39c FRUIT COCKTAIL Shurfresh OLEO 19C 1 Lb. Carton DUNCAN HINES Angel Food Cake Mix, 2 pkgs. - $1 SHURFIRE PURE LARGE CANS VEGETABLE SHORT'NG, 3for65c PURE, GROUND LEAN BEEF u .29c HEINZ TOMATO CATSUP 2 lis. 49c SAVE AT FENTON'S BRIARDALE STORE BAILEY'S STORE FENTON PHONE 20 WATCH FOR XMAS TOY DISPLAY - NEW LOW PRICES Mr and Mrs Alfred Meyers spent several days this past week visiting with Mr and Mrs E. L. Vaux at Davenport, and with the Bob Weisbrod family at Alton, Illinois where they made the acquaintance of a new grandson, Kim Robert. Mr and Mrs George Jorgenstfn Jr. were Sunday dinner and supper guests of Mr and Mrs Roy Bitzer at Grafton. Nadine Weisbrod had the misfortune to break her ankle while at play at school Monday of last week. Nadine is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Dale Weisbrod. Curtis Anderson of Story City visited with friends and relatives in the Fenton-Ringsted communities Wednesday of last week. Mr and Mrs Oliver Stoeber visited with the James Messier) family at Cedar Falls last Wednesday. Thursday and Friday fhey visited with relatives at Charles City, returning home Friday evening. Enroute to Cedar Falls they visited briefly with the V. J. Tatums at Greene. The Eslherville Circuit LDR was held Sunday at St. John's Lutheran church at Depew. Following the afternoon business meeting, a program was presented during the supper hour. Miss Arlet Peterson of Augustana Cole, Sioux Falls, S. D. was th» ''Sharon Eigler, who is enrolled at the Kahler hospital school of nursing at Rochester, Minn., spent the weekend with her parents. On Sunday she was among he guests at a dinner at the Jeorge Murphy home honoring the birthdays of Mrs Rita Eigler, Paul Eigler and Mrs George Murphy. Sharon was also a guest at the Potratz-Gade wedding Saturday. Enjoying a dinner together al the Nyles Heggen home Tuesday evening, were Rev. and Mrs H. L. Norheim and family, Mr and Mrs Richard Underwood and baby, Mr and Mrs Albert Mitchell, Mr and Mrs Morris Mitchell and the Heggen family. The occasion was in honor of the birthdays of Mrs Norheim and Mrs Underwood. Mr and Mrs John Fuhr entertained the following guests at dinner Sunday, Mr and Mrs R. F. Laabs, Mr and Mrs Arnold Laabs and Dumo, Miss Amanda Schutt, Mrs Vernona Nielsen, Mi- Earl Peitersen. Afternoon guests weru Mr and Mrs Harold Rokes and Mary Ellen of Fort Dodge. Mr and Mrs Rueben Larsen and family of Armstrong were Sunday afternoon visitors in the Ilonry Wilberg home. A World Day of Prayer was The New 1956 CHEVROLET ON DISPLAY HERE NOV. 4 19 NEW MODELS OF AMERICA'S M.OST POPULAR AUTOMOBILE B & W CHEVROLET - Fenton observed at the Fenton Method ist church. During the mstru mental prelude; played by Mrs Don Shaw, violinist and accom panied by Mrs Clarence Osborn the candles were .lighted by Mrs Ray Stoeber and Mrs Wilfrec Stoeber. Mrs Eugene Huskarnp was in charge of the special ser vices. Mrs Clarence Arbogas' gave scripture reading. Talks were given by Mrs Clarencd Yager, on Brazilian and Korean Chapels; Mrs Frank McFall 'Bethlehem Centers'; Mrs Floyc Duncan, 'Burma'; Mrs Clarence Arbogast,'India'; and Mrs Eugene Huskamp spoke on 'Liberia 1 . Mrs Earl Vasbinder and JoAnn Peterson of Pasadena, Calii were guests last week Saturday to Tuesday in the Alex Radig home. Mrs Vasbinder is a sister of Mr Radig and JoAnn Peterson is a niece. Donald Levi, infani son of Mr and Mrs Robert Chestnutwood of .Winterset, was baptized Sunday, Oct. 30, at the local Methodist church. Rev. C. C. Callahan officiated at the service. Mr and Mrs Donald Weisbrod entertained at dinner in honor of the occasion. The Chestnutwoods, who have spent the past week in the parental Weisbrod home returned home Sunday. Walter Weisbrod of Good Hope was a Sunday visitor of his sister, Mrs Amanda Kern. Mrs Charles Wrtlton of Des Moines spent this past weekend with the Delond Bolte family and the M. E. Hiatts. The Dorothea Circle of the WSCS met Thursday Oct. 27 with Mrs Harry Haase. Mrs George Bernice Potratz Bride Of Larry Gade, Fenton Fenton—In a pretty ceremony performed Saturday afternoon al 4:30 in the Alvin Potratz home Bernice Potratz and Larry Gade were united in marriage. The bride is the daughter of Mr anc Mrs Alvin Potratz and the bridegroom is the son of Mr and Mrs Herman Gade. The Rev Geisler performed the double ring ceremony. The home was decorated with baskets of flowers. The bride wore a beige colored suit with a corsage of yellow mums. She was attended by Sharon Eigler who wore a brown suit r«nd a corsage of (yellow mums. William Bruhn attended the bridegroom as best man. Mrs David Berkland and Bonnie Potratz sang two selections, accompanied by Mr Welters. Following the ceremony, a reception was held for about 40 uests. The couple left on a wedding rip, and following their return, will make their home in Fenton. Jorgenson was in charge of the devotional period and Mrs C. C. Callahan presented the lesson in the absence of Mrs Florence Behne. The November meeting will be held with Mrs Oliver Stoeber on Friday, Nov. 18. Members asked to note that this is a - change in the regular meeting date. Mrs Harlan Kramer is a patient at the Holy Family Hospital at Estherville. , s . ' Mrs Arnold Hansen^V/aS a patient at St. Ann'? hospital Wednesday to Saturday of last week. Gerald Voigt and son James Richard of Ames spent several days this past week in the Eugene Huskamp home. Mr and Mrs Omar Lenning are the parents of a daughter born Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the Holy Family hospital. She weighed 6 Ibs., 14 oz. and has been name<J Linda Marie. Mr anii Mrs Kenneth Bollig are reqJis -;of . -a ... baby .daughter, Suzanne*Frances,.'born last >Tnurs'- day at the Holy Family Hospital at Estherville. Big Crowd At Halloween Fenton—The annual'Hallo ween parly Monday evening sponsorec by the Town and Country Woman's club at Fenton was a big success. Winning prizes in the various- classifications were the following: i Ghosts—Craig Borchardt and Dennis Tippie; Witches—Roxanne Voigt; Clowns — Tim Struecker and Wayne Stoeber; Old men and hoboes—Billy Duncan and Donald Knudson; Old ladies—Patty Wid del. v.'Gypsies — Candyce Vaudt and Peggy Voigt; Pirates — Robert Krause and Wayne Elmers; Indians — Roger Kitner and Brian Borchardt; Devils: Mike Mansager and Dennis Newel; Animals- Tom Struecker and Dennis Theesfield; Miscellaneous — Suzanne Newel, Trudy Huskamp, Judy Thee'field, Jimmy Steinberg- Perry Elmers, Ronnie Theesfield. Named king and queen of the party were Billy Duncan arid Suzanne Newel. This is the fifth annual party sponsored by the Town^ and Country -Woman's Club. ,='-The club wishes to thank all 1 'those who assisted in making this party a big success, including th Community Club for financial as sistance. 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Raymond Brown attended as best man. Ushers were Arnold Laabs and Duane Hereim Following the wedding, a reception was held in the church parlors. The bride is a graduate of Emmetsburg high and has worked as a nurses aid at Palo Alto Memorial Hospital. The bride- jroom is a graduate of the Fenon high school and is now farming near Fenton. The couple left for a wedding trip to the Ozarks •-. "Retiring officers were Fred Ericksoh, president; John Helleseth, vice president; Alan Peterson, secretary - treasurer; and Phil Tokhelm, reporter. Other club members taking part in the election were Kef- mlt Studer, Robert Crouch, Jerald Walte, Robert Wiskus, Rieh- County Election Of 4-H Picks New Officers Roger Dreyer of Fenton was elected county boy's 4-H club president at the annual county boy's 4-H election meeting at Algona Saturday, Oct. 22. 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