The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 3, 1955 · Page 21
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, November 3, 1955
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Louis Simpson Buys Business, Home In Wesley Wesley —Louis Simpson has purchased the Stan Johnson home in the north part of town and will take possession December. 1, Johnson bought the house from Mrs Viola Stuaer two years ago. Simpson will hold a 'farm sale on the place northeast of Wesley . where the family have lived the past year. Simpson operates the Standard Oil Station, which he purchased this summer. Wins Sel Jewelry Alfred Erdman was lucky winner jflf the set of jewelry given by the Lions Club at their fish supper Friday evening. PLANTATION BALLROOM WHITTEMORE, IOWA Friday, Nov. 4 KENNY HOFER Sunday, Nov. 6 BOBBY LINDEMAN Wednesday, Nov. 9 Hard Time Dance Come As You Are — Prizes FRANK BUHR Friday, Nov. 11 JERRY POSTAL Sunday, Nov. 13 JACK COLE No Advance Booth Reservations Doors Open at 8:30 Soy Falls, Injured Douglas Ackerson, young son of Mr and Mrs Marvin Ackerson, fell at his home Saturday morning and sustained a gash In his forehead that required three stitches to close. Nov. 6 Card Parly A public card . party will be held in St. Joseph's parish hall Sunday evening, Nov. 6, sponsor* ed by group 3 of the Catholic Daughters of America. Bridge, and 500 will be played. The young folks will play bunco. Auxiliary Bake Sale The American Legion Auxiliary will hold a bake sale Satur day, Nov. 5 in Studer's Store starting at 11 o'clock that morn' ing. Junior Class Play f "It's A Great Life", a 3 act comedy.will be presented by the Junior Class of the public-school Wednesday evening, Nov. 9. Mrs Mary Mullin is directing it. Robinson and wife .and Dick are Mrs Viola Loebig and Mrs C. D. A. Meeting The C.D.A. will meet Tuesday evening, Nov. 8 instead of the following evening, due to the Junior Class Play. On the entertainment committee are Mesdames Theresa Bergen, Anna Hirner, Helen Youngwirth, Thora Cosgrove and 'Coleen VStuder. On ithe ki'tchen committee are Thelma Blain, Mildred Arndorfer. Rose Mary Dornbier, Minnie Bleich, Helen Johnson and Mary Wingert. Form Married Group A group of 10 young married couples held a Halloween party Wednesday evening, Oct. 26, in the basement of the Rev. Percy Carlsson home. They decided to organize a home builder group and meet once each month. Officers selected were Dr. Paul Warner, chairman; Maurice DeBoer, vice chairman; and Mrs Howard Funnemark, secretary treasurer. Buys Store Building Martin Hamilton recently purchased the old drug store building from R. H. Grifhorst of Britt. He will use the first floor for a warehouse. J. M. Olson, the new butcher at the Locker plant has rented the upstairs apartment and will move his wife and five children from Renwick this week. Mr and Mrs Clair Robinson moved to Des Moines . Monday where he has a job as custodian at a church. Their sons, Earl Our Downstairs Toyland Is Now Open! Largest and Most Complete Selection In This Area! LAYAWAY for Christmas Small Amount Holds Any Purchase Everything for All Ages Come Early For Best Selection SWA """""HOWE living in the Robinson home. Dick is_ a senior in the public school. . „ • Winners in the drawings at The Studer store Saturday were Julius Juchem, Mrs Charles Mullin, Mrs Fred Eden and Emma Studer. Mr and Mrs Charles Froelich visited their daughter, Mrs Lawrence Ricke and family at Will* iarris, Thursday. Herman Carlson of Kentucky visited relatives here recently. Alvin SWanson is a patient m Mercy hospital, Mason City for medical treatment following surgery. Minnie and Nell Frimml took their brother Dodge Friday. Frank, to Fort He accompanied his sister, Mrs Lucy Brabec to St. Louis, to visit Mrs Brabec's daughter and family. Louis Loebig of Grand Meadow, Minn, visited relatives and friends here Friday. Mr and Mrs Edmund Loebig and family of Rochester, Incl. Visited relatives and friends here several days last week. Breakfast will be served in St. Joseph's Parish hall Sunday, Nov. 6, after each Mass. Group three of the Catholic Daughters of America is to serve. Clara Hauptman are servers at the regular meeting of the American Legion Auxiliary Thursday evening, Nov. 3. Corp. Philip Studer stationed at Frankfurt, Germany, recently. h;ad a two week's furlough, which he spent traveling through Spain, France and Italy. Mr and Mrs George Simmons of Algeria and Mr and Mrs Arnold Stufflick and family of KairiawJia were October 23 guests at the George Ricke home. The first quarterly conference in the Methodist, church will bo held Sunday, Nov. 6, at ,9 .a.m. The Rev. L. H. Preul, district Supt. of the Algona district, is to be guest speaker. A pot luck dinner at, 1 o'clock will be : followed by a business meeting. Mr and Mrs Calvin Meineke of Jefferson were weekend guests in the parental, N. F. Weber home. Pvt. John • Ray Smith of Chanute Field, 111. spent several days over the weekend at the parents Richard Smith home. Mr and Mrs Lester Larson spent Oct. .22-23-24 in Berkley, Illinois with her sister and fanv ily. Enroute home they visited Mr and Mrs Forrest Christensen at Cedar Falls. Town ejection will be held Tuesday, Nov. 8. Mrs Jay Carlson was pleasant-* ly surprised on her birthday Thursday, Oct. 27, when fouf neighbor women and their chil- ,dren came to spend the afternoon with her. The guests were Mesdames Ray Smith, Jake Sweers, Clarence Schaffer and Robert Richter. They brought a lunch. Mr and Mrs M. J. Erdman and two sons of Whittemore were dinner guests of his sister, Mrs Lizzie Goetz and family on Sunday. Oct. 26. Mr and Mrs Leonard Studer had as their Sunday dinnen guests his parents, Mr and Mrs Herman Studer, her parents, Mr and Mrs Richard Smith and family, Ray Smith of Chanute Field, 111. and Mr and Mrs Dick O'Brien and family of Mason City. Mrs Earl Robinson began work in the Wagner Cafe Monday, replacing her mother-in-law, Mrs Clair Robinson who with her husband moved to Des Moines Monday. Barbara Ellen Studer, infant daughter of Mr and Mrs Leonard Studer was baptized Sunday in St. Joseph's Catholic church by Rev. L. N. Klein. Sponsors were Mrs Rollin Studer and Patrick O'Brien of Mason City. VOTE FOR FOR of Alona Why Not Elect A Man For the Office of Maytir Who Has Made A Success of His Own Business and Not Someone Who Hasn't! I STARTED SOME YEARS AGO WITH NOTHING - FLAT. NOW I AM ONE OF THE LARGEST TAXPAYERS IN ALGONA. ENERGY AND PERSISTENCE DID THIS. I WOULD LIKE TO USE THIS SAME ENERGY AND PERSISTENCE !N MANAGING THE CITIZEN'S BUSINESS AS MAYOR OF ALGONA. - FRANK VERA Improved 160 Acres FOR SALE AT PUBLIC AUCTION described as the Southwest Quarter (SWVi) of Section 36, Burt Township, known as Riebhoff Farm. Located two miles south of Burt, Vi mile east of Highway 169. Farm will be sold at Public Auction on the premises at 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 7th. TERMS: 20'< down on date of sale and balance March 1, 1956, at which time possession will be given. John Riebhoff Estate Verne Riebhoff, Executor Yungeberg & Quinn, Auctioneers Mr and Mrs Ted Larson of Algona were callers at. the L. L. Lease home Sunday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Martin Hamilton accompanied Mr and Mr* John Hamilton of Titonka to Clear Lake Thursday evening where they attended the North Iowa Poultry Association Improvement meeting. , Mr and Mrs Lee Ricke of Morgan, Mian. Were over night guests Monday at the George Ricke home. They were en- route from Dubuque. They were Tuesday dinner guests in the George Goetz home. Rosalie Reiling underwent an appendectomy at Mercy hospital, Mason City Saturday morning, Oct. 29. She is a daughter of Mr and Mrs Andrew Reiling and a high school pupil. Mr and Mrs Lloyd Maskenthine and two daughters, Janet and Susan of Spokane, Wash, were weekend guefits of their cousin, Robert Bolenus and family and also visited his great uncle, P. C. Haynes and family. Mr Maskenthine is state supt. of parks in Washington. Louis Simpson, who bought the Standard Oij Station will hold a grand opening, Saturday, Nov. 5th. Thuttday, November 3, 1955 Algona (la.) Upper De» Md!««-5 Mrs Jeannine Ackersoti enter- tined her contract bridge club Tuesday evening, Nov. 1. Mr and Mrs Larry Youngwirth entertained at three tables of 300 Sunday evening, Oct. 30. Kienitz-Schaffer Nuptials Oct. 25 Lakdia — Orval Kienitz and Sylvia Schaeffer were united in marriage at 10 a.m., Oct. 25, in Algona. Mr and Mrs Vern Molinder, cousins of the bridegroom, were the altenadnts. Orval is the son of Mr and Mrs William Kienitz and Sylvia, the daughter of Mr and Mrs Fred Schaeffer, Lakota. Mr and Mrs Kienitz are at home in a new trailer home located near the Richardson area north of Lakota. Orval is employed at the A. C. Schissel elevator, Visii In Pennsylvania Mr and Mrs A. C. Schissel visited their daughter, Sue, at Langhprne, Pcnn., where she is attending school. Knights of Columbus DANCE Wed., Nov. 9 FRANK JONAS ORCHESTRA Legion Hall BANCROFT Public Is Invited PENNEY'S Penney's oi/fc/oej ittdf with BARGAINS to honor a man and his dream! Save/ Not One — But T-W-O Pairs! STRETCHABIE * Nylons 2 PAIRS Packed in a cellophane Envelope 135 | Buy 'em by the drawerful — Penney's slrelchable |? | nylons, specially priced for Founder's Dayl They fit p | as no other stockings can — never sag or bag. Dark | r] seams. Sizes Midge, Norm, Long. f> FOUNDER'S DAY SPECIALS ! ! 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