The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 10, 1955 · Page 13
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Ask Engineers Contract For Big City Sewer The Algona city council discussed a variety of subjects during a four-hour meeting at the city _ hall Oct. 27. High on the list in importance was consideration of engineers to begin work immediately on the big • Storm sewer project for the northeast and east sections of Algona., A letter from Buell & Winter, Sioux City, informed the city that they would not be available at this time due to previous com- mittments. M. W. Bittinger, representative of Collins, Thompson and Willis, Marshalltown, was asked by members of the council to present a proposed contract at the meeting Thursday, Nov. 3. It is uncertain as to the exact length of time required for the engineering portion of the portion of the project, therefore impossible to ascertain when the actual digging will get underway. If, and when, finally completed in total, the storm sewer construction would serve all those persons living in an area generally bounded by McGregor street on the south, the Northwestern tracks on the west, almost to highway 18 on the north, past the city limits on the east. Ease ments nave not been obtained on all property which will be cross Remember To Get Your CARNATION £d, but the city plans to go ahead as it is possible to do so. , A written proposal, presented by Everds Bros., the firm which is blacklopping local streets, for the substitution of hot mix for cold mix as a base in some instances, was okayed by the city. Ihe additional cost probably will not exceed $6,000. At the same time, the city accepted the curb and gutter portion of the project from Glover Construction. . A local representative of North Central Public Service, Jerry Donovan, requested that his company be given protection in the future when various city improvements are made. The company foresees possible damage to its equipment, and wants it avoided. A possible answer is being investigated by city officials. Linnan and Lynch, law office, was employed by the city to defend policemen Al Boekelman and Richard Groen in a district court action filed by Mrs Jacqueline Pifer, widow of Robert Pifer, killed in a chase last summer. Mrs Pifer is suing the city and the two policemen over the incident. Building permits were issued to N. B. Best, Mrs Hazel D. Lusby, KeJley Lumber Co., John and Elma G. Roadinger and Mrs R Stebritz. Street Commissioner Jess Lashbrook was instructed to obtain prices from various manufacturers for a new warning flasher to be installed between the underpass and Oa"k street on highway 169 as it enters Algona from the north. The flasher would be similar to the one on South Phillips street at the city limits on the same highway. ; dames Ruth Carlson, Oscar Berggren, John Larson, Donald Swanson and Misses Emily Moline and Margaret Carlson. Mrs Oscat Linde Will have devotions and music will be furnished by Mrs Wendell Ditsworth. The Luther League Will meet Thursday evening, Nov. 3. The menu committee includes Edrys Peterson, Susan Bentele, Lowell Greenfield, Dennis Lund and Bruce Gabby. Mrs Dorothy Miller and children, Ardell and Keith, visited over Saturday and Sunday at the home of the Rev. and Mrs S. Hammer. Mrs Miller is the widow of the late Glen Miller, who farmed west of Swea City at the time of his death. The Rev. and Mrs A. M. Youngquist and daughters Anita and Darline attended Homecoming at Gustavus Adolphus, St. Peter, Minn., Oct. 30. The Youngqulsts have a daughter and son attending school there; Lorraine of the senior class and Don a freshman. Swea City Man, Armstrong Girl, Wed At Nashua Swe a City—Miss Janice Mae Jacobs, daughter of Mr and Mrs C. I. Jacobs of Armstrong and Marlin Richard Geerdes, son of Mr and Mrs John Geerdes, son of married on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the Little Brown church-in Nashua. Rev. Glen. Uttcrbach read the double-ring service. The bridegroom's attendant was Jerry Jacobs, U.S. army, brother of the bride. Immediately following the ceremony, a reception for 20 guests was held at the Cedar Tea Room at Nashua^ Following a wedding [rip the couple will live at the home of the bride's parents until later when they will move to a farm west of Swea City. Cheese THIS WEEK-END At Your Grocer's A Baptist achievement committee from the Swea City Bap- fist church, will attend a meeting at Corwith, on Wednesday, Nov. 2. Included on the committee-are the Pastor"the-'Rev. Everett Beal, Sam Link, Mrs Roy Kluger, Lionel Thompson, Chester Farrington, Mrs Lowell Larson, Mrs Bernard Peterson nnd Mrs Maynard Jensen. Mr and Mrs Floyd Treat nrs leaving this week for Brainerd, where they expect lo stay until after Ihe holidays. The Trea:;own and operate a summer resort near Brainerd. They plan to spend the latter part of the win-, tor in California. For the past month they have visited at the home of his parents, the Francis Treats and at the home of their daughter. Mr and Mrs Larson who live nn the Treat farm west of Swea City. The Lutheran Mission Aid will meet Thursday p.m. in the parish hall. Hostesses will include Mes- Goetz-Ellingson Nuptials Oct. 23, Buffalo Center Bonnie Lou, daughter of Mr and Mrs Oscar Ellingson, Buffalo Center, became the bride of James Frederick, son of Mr and Mrs Herman Goetz, Jr., Ledyard, in a ceremony conducted by Rev. L. G. Mathre in the Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Buffalo Center. Sunday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. Organist WPS Juineta Wessels of Buffalo Center and Edward Ellington and Sharon Anderson were soloists. , The bride's attendants were her sister, Mrs Richard Coxsori. Estherville, maid of honor, and Doris Kay and Janis Fay Goetz, sisters of the bridegroom, bridesmaids. Pamela Gay Coxson was flower girl, James Richardson, ring bearer, and ushers and candle lighters were Virgil Bakker- and/Kenneth Balvance. Best man was Richard Coxson and Donald Johnson and Gary Worthington served as attendants. A reception' was held in tho church parlors for 155 guests Members of the Hope circle served as kitchen hostesses and dining room hosts were Mr and Mrs John Benjamin of'Buffalo Center. Carol Jane Hofbauer was in charge of the guest book, Sharon Winters and Myrna Fries, gifts, Mrs Nels Ellingson and Joycc- Rovang cut the cake, and Mrs Raymond Johnson and Mrs John Sime poured. The three-tiered wedding cake was topped with a miniature bride and bridegroom and trimmed with blue bells. The bride graduated from Buffalo Center high /ind the bridegroom from Ledyard high this year. Following a wedding trip Of a week 4o-the'"Ozarksrthe new Mr and Mrs Goetz are living at Estherville, where he is employed. Hi Jinks Devoied to "Behind the Scenes" Items From Algona High School, Dies In Pasadena Mrs Ella C. Hartshorn, 87, died October 30 at Pasadena, Calif. She was born and raised in Algona and taught school in the county for many years. She was the first school superintendent of the Lone Rock Consolidated school. She had retired to the deaconess home in Pasadena. .• $1.800 A silver dapple pony mare brought the top price, $1,800, at a national pony sale held recently at Eldora. . The top 10 ponies in the sale averaged $1,099. Mr Palmer's position as AHS's prize poet has been threatened by'Sophomore Mike Seller, who- came up with this terse thank- you note written to the people who loaned their wagon to the Sophomore cause: "Thanks again for the use of your wagon, Even though our float came in a-draggin'." * * * The four Seniors who took the scholarship screening test will riot go away empty-handed. They were permitted to keep their special pencils used on the test, which is probably all that they'll get. * * * Other tests taken by AHS Seniors recently include the Kuder Preference, i.e., Would you rather— a. Be a bell boy in a hotel b. Carry out the dirty dishes in a restaurant c. Live by yourself on a,ri island ... and the Ohio State Psychological, designed to show college aptitude, concerned in the main with word relationships. * * * Freshmen girls who were initiated into G.A.A. this year will probably never be able to look at another onion without turning green. An onion was their constant companion throughout the day of initiation, worn stylishly around their necks. At the initiation, after pushing a peanut with their noses through a molasses and crackers blend and other such enjoyable tasks, they were rewarded with a delicious-looking piece of »pie, containing all sorts of unique ingredients. f * * Here's my recipe of the week so that all you ladies may try it out. Those of you with daughters who were initiated this year will find them overjoyed with the prospect of haying another piece of this pie. Onion Meringue Pie 2 cups detergent % cup garlic 1 cup vinegar 3 cups sour cream 2 teasp. spirits of ammonia 1 well-shredded choreboy Mix ingredients thoroughly, add several raw onions, pour into crust, cover with meringue, open all the windows, put in oven to aake for ten minutes, and leave the room. —SS Mr and Mrs Donald Budlong are the parents of a baby girl born Oct. 28 at the Park hospital in Mason City. The baby came at nearly the same time her sister, Deborah, was born two years ago at the same hospital and same doctor. The new baby has been named Rpn'da Joy and it weighed in at a little over 8 Ibs. Mr and Mrs J. L. Intermill, Janice, Carolyn, and Donald, Dr. and Mrs Pierre Sartor, Mrs Mary Oesterreicher and Louis Oesterreicher and Mr and Mrs Henry Orthel attended the wedding 01 Donna Jean Sartor Saturday morning, Oct. 29, at Mason City. 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WESTINGHOUSE DRYER...DOES MORE THAN DRY • Exclusive Direct Air-Flow System blows fresh air directly into clothes -dries faster than any other dryer. • New Color-Glance Controls. • Handy Loading Door-no bending, no stooping. Found on no other dryer. BEECHER LANE APPLIANCES Phone 778 "The Wildest Trader In TPWH" Algona and Mrs Don Ferris, daughter of Mr and Mrs Henry Orthel were ones who took part in the wedding party. Mr and Mrs Loren Hans left Friday morning for Fremont, Neb., where they visiled at the home of her brother and family, Mr and Mrs Willis Bechtcl, over the weekend. Mr and Mrs Billy Boyken and family of Ames and Neal Boyken were weekend visitors at the home of their parents, Mr and Mrs Wm. Boyken. * Larry tJ. Boyken, son of Mr and Mrs Eilerl D. Boyken, was disharged from the army last Thursday Oct. 20, and is homf after serving (vvo years, tic had been overseas since April 1, 1954 and had returned to the States shortly before being discharge. He served three months in Korea before being transfer* ed to Japan. Larry is a graduate Thursday, Nov. 10, 1955 Mgona (la.) Upper Des Moinot-5 of the Titonka high school and plans to further his education but as yet has not decided where. BURT NEWS Mrs Stenzel and Mrs Vancler- hoff visited relatives of the former near Woden Friday afternoon. The Birthday Circle met with Beula Baft Thursday afternoon. Ton members were present and officers were elected as follows; president, Beula Batt; vice pros., Inmt Doege: scc'y-troas., Jessie Hash; Gift and Card Committee, Carrie Larson nnd her sister, E 1 la Sigsbcc. Mystery Sisters will I 2 revealed at next meeting. Silhouette of power —the new Windsor Newport two-door hardtop This is how power looks... and feels! One look at this new "PowerStyle" Chrysler tells you this world-beater is long and low and lean . . . that this is how power looks I But mister, what a thrill you're missing until you pilot "PowerStyle." 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