The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 1, 1955 · Page 27
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 27

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, December 1, 1955
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above is Ihe frails & vegetables department- in ihe new Hood super market. Everything that•'Should be under-even, steady refrigeration is, and at just the right temperature to insure giving you the crisp, fresh .'fruits and vegetables that make for a well-balanced diet From the fnomenf, that Hood's fruits ted..:vfigetables; arfe-delivered by refrigerated trucks until-they either go into the fruit & vegetable- (fooler Oif out to tjje'.case pictured here, there is only an interval of a few seconds that they are not under the proper, refrigeration. Housewives know what that means'when 1 it comes to' serving fresh, wholesome fruits and vegetables to the family. •'.. : : C General View of New Store One ^camera cannot record, the entire floor space, area in Hood's'flew store, but this is a 'general view r looking from in front of the checkout counter. •-, •^'. '. " •, . • •• '•;•'' •,'Mail Early'Is Postoffice Plea "It's time to start . those Christmas mailings!" Postmaster W. W. Sullivan .warned ', today, launching his- 1955 "Mail .Early for Christmas"' campaign." The Post Office has already dispatched : a .tremendous quantity of gift packages headed for members of the Armed Forces overseas. Christmas cards for service personnel can still be delivered in time'if they are sent by' 'air mail before Dec.' 1. 'In the U.S.A., smart people are .now mailing gifts to friends and relatives ^living in, other .states. Postmaster Sullivan especially calls on housewives to help in his .- . .•• •:•.. f . . . \ effort to deliVer every package and Christmas card before Dec. 25,. ' . ':, '•'.• He urges ' that you- take the following steps 'at once: Get out your Christmas card list and carefully check through it. Then, pay a visit to the Post Office, stock up on stamps and ask any questions you may have about mailing regulations. Be sure to put a return address on all let- i- . You can do this in a leisurely Way if yM wills MW 4<J the* Post ' Office be!6M' M8l ftm, or be> tweeH •' : >'i$$? SMf 3f80 p,ftt. thus friissittg ;)h'f;T!&sh- hours* Sexfonit -'. -i SlUb is making ii habit, Of Closed nieet. ings. Once mote,. the^ shtideS were pulled at the Ajigust Kirschbaum home while Mrs Roland Bode showed home movies of the Algona Centennial Pafade'- and scenes frotti Hawaiti ToU a vigorous* discussion * it, decided to go out for" the D ber IS meeting and have a lunch eon and gift exchange at Sft Algona restaurant. Mary/ McMahon vetoed the suggestion that she stay home with all the members youngsters that day and; bake Christmas cookies; _ '; Mrs -Everett Steven ' was -• a member of' the KoSsuth Co'uhty Rural Women's Chorus which sang at the State Musid Festival in Des Moines, , The local group received a Ved • ribbon for their efforts. jThe trip by chartered bus was uneventful except for being stopped by the law miles past the highway weighing station and, told to come back" and be. weighed.-, » •• . ' ' • . .Ann Steven; has also been doing some traveling,- going by bus to Plover, to visit Sue Stephens, formerly of : . Algona. Ann spent a night with Juneadel Lieb of Algona to help celebrate her bijthday. v Mr and Mrs' Don Weaver of West Forks, Ark had a -very cold visit here with the Everett Stevens. Although formerly living in Plum Creek they have become used to the milder southern climate and were freezing in the loW , cold wave. Either West Forks is a town like Sexton or it really " doesn't get cold down there as the business places all close for the day whenever it happens to snow. A dinner was held at the Genrich home in LuVerne in honor of Everett Steven's birthday. Mr and Mrs Steven and family <alsp attended a reunion at the Harvey Steven home in Algona in hon-! or of Neil Steven, son of Mrs; Dorothy Steven of Mapletpn,- Minn. Neil was home from army! service. Mary McMahon and Mrs ArrH rrose Lickteig spent a day in ies Moines for a shoppers trip. Vtr and Mrs Fred Jeriniftgs had louse guests the past week as «rs HarVey Orahafn of Titottk* flayed a few days' and Mrs Minnie Larson of Titortka came fisi tha rest of the week. Other cal- jers were Mr . and Mrs Frank Ryerson of Burt, Ruth Graham !jsnd Mr and Mrs, Don Graham of yitonka. Mrs Jennings also re- received word her sister, 'Mrs Robert Ringsdorf of .Titonka underwent surgery at St. Ann hospital but is now prdgressihg very jwell. ? Mr and Mrs C. C, Fisher ot Boone accompanied by t w o pheasant hunting friends spent another weekend with ,Mr and Mrs Wilford Ward. Mrs Glenn Gabfielson spent all day in Algona Saturday attending a district school for Methodist Sunday School Supt. and teachers. . Sexton is beginning to lose some of its bachelors. Lloyd, son of Mack Wise, has left for Mason City where he entered school Under the GI bill to study journalism. * Dean Sparks has lef.t the employ of Glenn Gabrielson to sign on at Weindenhoffs 'in Algona Blalne Holtorf left but only for a weekend, visit at Jolley. PLUMBING & HEATING INSTALLATION IN HOOD NEW SUPER VALU STORE BY SIGSBEE PLUMBING 6V HEATING 208 E, State ALGONA PHONE 1070 WE EXTEND HEARTIEST CONGRATULATIONS TO THE-HOOD'S ON THE OCCASION OF THEIR GRAND OPENING thurtday, D«*iftber!, 1955 (la.) Oppif 0« Menil-S HOOD'S NEW STORE H E A TS WITH G A S! The Clean, Economical Fuel CONGRATULATIONS FROM NORTH CENTRAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO. ALGONA 109 So. Harlan Phone 1412 COHGRATUUTIONS10 HOOD'S SUPER VALU * * * * For 25 Years Our Name Has Been Associated with Much of the Major Wiring and Electric Installations in This Area. We Handled All Electrical Work For HOOD'S New Store PRATT ELECTRIC CONSTRUCTION CO. PHONE 170 214 E. State St, * AlOONA, IOWA

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