The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 24, 1955 · Page 2
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 2

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, November 24, 1955
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A "The American Way", an'Education Week pageant, was presented by the pupils of the eighth ' gi'ade at St. Cecelia's. Academy lastt Thursday afternoon, Nov. 17. Guests were the mothers of^ the pupils;'Education Week received national observance last .week. , Pictured'fabove are members of the cast who participated in the pageant, back row, left to right,-Dorothy Scherer; Judy Froehlich. Lawrence Heinen, Jeanne Ann Frideres, Margene Mertz, and Dean Dodds; front row, Richard Barry, Betty Cink, Dolores Klein, 1 Janice Bode and Brenda Thilges 1 . ; . • i- • •' Others in the class who were members of the chorus included Lawrence Buscher. • Robert Kollasch, "Howard Thilges, Lynn Han sen, LaDonna Frideres, Nancy Carman,- Harold Esser, Leroy Thilges, Richard Robinson, Henrietta Cunningham, Madonna Erpelding, Madonna Gisch, Richard Schneider, Ronald Barton, Terry Johnson, Richard Woodcock, Constance Metzge'r, Mary Ann Bradley,-Loretta Hall, Sharon Schneider, Veronica Gray, Karen Zaugg, Kenneth Busch, Gerald Thilges, Margaret' Willey, Mildred Wiliey and Michael PrOthman. ; (Upper i Des Moines flashfoto). *' ;_. Algona firms Low Bidders, Phone Building • Two Algona firms were the 16W bidders when bid's were '•opened Tuesday^ at Des Moines by the Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. for construction of their new telephone building in Algona,. to be constructed early ; next 'year. . ' H. J; Cowan was the'low bidder for the general contract with a quotation of $89,986. The low bid for electrical wiring was submitted by the Pratt Electric Co., at a figure of $11,250. The low plumbing and heating bid was entered by Hanig Bros, cxf Fort Dodge, for $36,981.. •All bidders' were told that work was to be completed ,by July 1 to the extent that.'.the company could make the switch in opera- Former Graham Manager Dies . ' Word has been received here, of the .death of Charles L. Bliley, Graham store manager here in the .1930s. Mr Bliley passed away-Oct.. 31 at the home of his daughter, Margaret, Mrs I. W. t,Bellflower, Calif., Mrs iley survives as do two other Lighters,' Mary and Theresa, both married. GroverC. Reed Succumbs Here ; - Services for Grover C." Reed, 70, Were held Saturday at 2 p.m. in McCullough's Funeral Chapel. Rev. Harry . Whyte, Methodist minister, officiated, and burial 'was in the Irvington cemetery • Mr Reed died at 2 a.m. Thurs;day in his home here. , Grover C., son of Mr and Mrs Lewis Reed, was born Dec. 16, •1884 at .DeWitt, 111. He came to Algona in 1913 and resided here since that time. He worked for the Algona Vault Co. until his lion from its., present quarters 1 over the Sorensen .Grocery by retirement. that time next year. Survivors .include his wife, James A. Dougher of Des M ^- a daughter Frances (Mrs Moines is the architect for the Arthur Lamar), Long Beach, Cal. new 65 x 100 foot building, which is to also be air conditioned. Mr Dougher was also the architect »or the Kossuth courthouse. The new building, to be constructed on the corner of Call nnd Dodge streets, will include business office, exchange, and a plant testing and repajr room, all and a son Carl, Whittemore and five grandchilgdren. Pallbearers were Albert Mertz, Paul Parkins, Merle Potter, Tom Wolf, Alan Bullock and Wilbur Courtney. ', . ., J. P, Court Has Traffic Gases Justice C. H. Ostwiiikle' assessed fines on five men following hearings in his "court Mpriday and Tuesday. - - -, -, ', , Howard' I J. McCrady, Livermore, paid $8 and costs for speeding with a truck; Edwin Pentico, Ottoseri, paid $10 and costs'on two separate counts, speeding and failure: to appear; Homer G. Gregory, Algona, and Robert A. Mortenson, 'Swea City, each paid $5 and costs ; for faulty truck equipment; and Sigurd J. Durby, Ames, was assessed $15 and $8 costs for having an assembled gun in a car. Durby was apprehended by game warden Frank Tellier, Nov. 16, posted $25 bond and appeared Tuesday foi the hearing. OitbSeft— Wemld people in thfe Ottosen '••' cafnrriUniiy' dfid SUi^ the OttoSeii*-. Progressive Club conducts a regular meeting? .Everyone is -invited to attend aft everting plf entettflitiftieht ^spjMiP sored b$f this gtbtlp'Slfiridttj^OT^. 28 begihnlni a! ei|Kf b'cloifc ' v Husljands o£*the members will >be dressed aSj tlte nielWbtw- ftiem* selves |ahd- dovtf Wfebfif 6ft ftfe ;ciub:;«iohduetihfe a ' rhe$lHg*Is' 'they tHink it done. An-; iothef .'iSatjt of .'IHe ortgranv ; wiil Tie scenes of How • fifld 4 tHefl. ; ! / '-AS e you old enough to recfill} Sin "Md time, bathing Jjiiiit and --a longtime ago girls basketball uniform? All of these- can be; seen at this program. As a climax to the entertainment a one act play. "Dumb Dora" will, be presented. '.' The cast .is: Dora, the servant, Mrs Olaf BrUvik; Mrs Hartsall, -a matron, Mrs Earl Olson; Mr Hartsall, her husband, Mrs H. D. Benson, Arline, hei- daughter, Mrs Fred Kampen;' Lawrence, Arline s Svveetheartj Mrs Knut Oppedahl. Following the play a lunch will be .served, Doan Youth Dazed lit Crash Sextow— Jimmy Miller was fortunate to eSqape without serious injuries Wh'eri he. 'was thrown clear of the car he was driving When it rolled ' into ; a ditch arid ( was demolished, last tyeek. . Jimmy, son of the John Millers of Doan, was dazed and shocked from the mishap, and managed to find way on a cold night to the Merle Hoaver farm home. Mrs Hoover, hearing 'the door open, went to investigate, thinking one .'of the children might have awakened in .the. night. It- was the shock of a lifetime to touch, someone as she went to turn on the kitchen light, and then to see Jimmy covered with dirt, ... . ..-*'; The Hoovers took the ygUth- home after helping him to recover from the shock. Mrs Rosewall Rites Wednesday Funeral services for Mrs Marie Rosewall, 93,. former long-time Algona resident,' were held iri the on one floor. The three $138,223. low bids totaled Old Man Winter Arriving Early The weather seemed to get bitter for some reason during the past week, probably just trying to impress us. First of all, the first snow storm of the season struck, followed by the coldest temperatures of the winter. In fact, four days in a row with the high temperature below the freezing mark and a low of three below Nov. Hi. A three-day respite was ended with another cold blast Tuesday night and Wednesday. Date K Nov. 16 23 NoV. 17 24 Nov. 18 ..- .26 Nov. 19 ... 30 Nov. 20 47 Nov. 21 44 Nov. 22 42 L -3 6 13 la 24 24 30 7 Fines Here ROTC Promotion Cadet David M. Devine, son of Mrs Mary Devine of Algona, has been promoted to the rank of cadet corporal in the army ROTC at Iowa State College. First Lutheran church day at 2 p.m. Rev. p. L. Nelson officiated and burial was in Riverview Cemetery. McCullough's Funeral Chapel was,in charge of arrangements. Mrs Rosewall died Monday at Decatui:, 111., where she had been 1 yith a daughter and>son4 ,*• "Mi- and Mrs Al Counsel * Mrs Rosewall's husband, Charles, was a painting contractor here for many years prior to his death. She maintained her large home here for several ifs, then lived with Mrs Alma ifton, later moving '*to Iowa ity '; and ja esides tHi t 4 Kat2, Blue Earth; PaUfi Chlca» lot afid Oscar, • a professor at LSU, Baton Rouge,: La., Several Bfandchildren .also sWy^ye, Mrss ' 'Wa3;"ai¥esiident of Al" gona for over 70 years. Auxliary niibr * Amirlcah -Legion :' hlel' Mottiday evenlrtg' at the "L'egl&rt Hall. B€cky ' Jef- Menson/ftttd Jo Antt Muckey, received the door prizes. Mrs John jtpth, County Auxiliary toresi- fient, assisted in .the installatlgn bf officers. . !• The- : presldent Is Penny John- Sbn; vice president, Jackie Riley; Secretary, Sharon Scott: • Sgt. at Arms, Judy Mittag; treasUfer, Judy Lichter; chaplain, Judy Ukena;. historian, -Phyllis Carr ttnd' reporter, Jo Anrt Muckey. .This year... make your own Christmas gifts and decorations wfffi easy io use... HRPIYWOOD FREE "DO-IT-YOURSELF" Plans & Instruciion pamphlets on gifts, toys and decorations made of DURABLE FIR PLYWOOD! MILLER Lumber Co. Algona, Phone 198 FARM AUCTION SALE As I am quitting farming I will sell the following property at public auction, at the farm located 5 miles West and 4 miles North of Britt on the Woden road; 4 miles East, 4 miles North of Wesley; 5 miles South of Wodsn, on ... MONDAY, NOV. 28 SALE STARTS 1 P.M. LUNCH ON GROUNDS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ACCIDENTS In Mayor Court Seven men paid fines of $5 and costs each in Mayor B. P. Richardson's court Monday and Tuesday for going through school warning flashers. The sudden increase in the number of Hasher violators came right after five part-time officers were stationed at corners where flashers are installed and operating. Those paying fines included i Arnold J. Parks, Moorland; Oliver T. Anderson, Wiaeu. James S. Deitering, Bancroft; Allen Arnold, Lake Park; and C. L. Bailey, Herman Warmbier and Reinhart A. Behnke, Algona Plum Creek 4-H Plum Creek Elite 4-H club met November 12 at the home of Audrey Gardner. A talk was given by Connie Priebe, and demonstrations by Claudette Si-ely and Janice Bode un "How to make introductions." The leader, Mrs Clifton Benschoter, told about home furnishing projects. Eileen Bode was in charge of music and Audrey Gardner of recreation. IvUnch was served by Mrs Gardner. Next meeting will be December 10 at the home of Janice Bode. UDM Classifieds Pay Dividends 14 HEAD CATTLE 5 MILK COWS 4 Holstein and 1 Guernsey 8 Yearling Holstein Steers and Heifers 1 Springing Heifer 70 HEAD OF FEEDER PIGS 28 HEAD OF SHEEP 150 BALES OF HAY » Machinery dnd Equipment 1950 IHC C TRACTOR Starter, Lights, Two Front End 1937 F-2 TRACTOR Starter> Lights, Road Gear 22-36 IHC TRACTOR ON RUBBER 12-M Corn Picker 200 IHC Spreader Lindsey 4-Section Drag IHC Side Rake Tractor IHC Qat Seeder J. D. 50-Ft. Elevator, 4 yrs. old., like ne'w. Farmers Friend Overhead Hoist IHC 15-Ft. Disc, 4 yegrs old 2-Row Cultivator for IHC "C" 2-Row Mounted Corn Planter for "C", used 2 year?. 7-F» IHC Mower. IHC Wagon, flare box .rubber |ired Rubber Tired* Trailer, flare box IHC 3-14 Plow, 4 years old. IHC Hammerrnill with traveling feeder table IHC "61" Combine Corn Stalk Cutter Judson Fertilizer Spreader, 10-ft. . Brooder House, 12x14 35-Bu. Hog Feeder Feed Bunk, ? H39 Troughs 300-Gal, Gas Barrel t 2 Steel Tanks Cream Tank v Flat Rack IHC Cream Separator, self washing IHC Milker, % unit lit SOME HOUSEHOLD GOODS TERMS. CASH OR MAKE ARRANGEMENTS WITH YOUR BANKER Clarence Watson, Owner Leek & Reiling, Auctioneer Exchange $t«te. Bank, Wttley, €l*rk w wm «BF mm" lUt J&? RAY'S sfTm r ;; *«fr ' '.*,< r> » • *.-«•'•*. ^. : .; V g' ; p;;w« : : ••••• liiii Fresh PbrkLivlP. HOME-RENDED LEAN AND MEATY Beef Roasts DECKERS VALUE Sliced Bacon ARMOUR'S "STAR PICN 6 TO 8 POUND AVERAGE cs25 PARF MMM ^^1^ HOME-MADE PORK IB. • LEAN TRIMMED PORK LB. E....2klcU!LETS:'.:J9c PURE GROUND MIXTURE* LB. .. 49c LAROE SELECT OYSTERS * Nice for Frying ^ JACK SPRAT Colored Qleo 5 lbs CAMPBELL'S Tomato Soup can HARD YELLOW 25$ OH HENRY OR HERSHEY CANDY BARS FULL BOX OF 24 89$ HERSHEYS CHOCOLATE SYRUP s MORTON'S OLD KENTUCKY Frozen Pies TURKEY, BEEF CHICKEN APPti, CHERRY Ybuir Choice 5 ™$! i * AUEN'S CUT 303 SIZE GREEN BEANS.... 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