The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 1, 1955 · Page 29
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 29

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, December 1, 1955
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December 1,1955 feslf Girl ieturnsFrom Chicago Trip .— Charlotte Wise and other outstanding 4-H club rrifefri- bers returned Nov. 29 from a 5- day visit to Chicago where they attended '.the 34th National 4-H Congress. Their trip was sport-- sored by cooperative elevators. Charlotte is the eldest daughter of the Herman Wises and is a high school senior in her 7th year on 4-H club work. She has been president and reporter foi Prairie Pals and represented that group with a better breakfast exhibit last *ear. This year she was chosen best groomed girl and was elected county historian. Her 6 year expense account record book was exhibited at the state fail 1 in August. Sandra 1 tflorn. of ,t)es Mofttes Spent 'the holiday rind weekend In" Ike tfafental '•• firllhg Florrt 1. _ yy- _ ' ' ' '* '' Mr'arad Mrs 1 A. M. Lemk|e of irvingtoti spent Sunday with the T 'T l\/fi? Ill" 61*8 • ' ' ."Mr and Mrs Philip ; Sheriflan and family '6f Northwood and the George Sheridans spent Thanksgiving/in. the;Lael Root home;- '..:•• / Ji •••'., - . Mr and Mrs Maurice Roach and family of Mason City spent Sunday with her sister,'Mrs Joe Weig and family and the women's father, John O'Neill. . f ' Mr arid Mrs Richard Smith and Gary and'Mr and Mrs Leonand Studer and Barbara spent tha holiday with the Glenn Fullers at' Hiihiboldt. ; • • . Mr arid Mrs Robert Munson and three children of Bradgate, were holiday guests of her mother, Mrs Eunice Nelson. . Mr and Mrs MyrWin Dimond {fad family'were Sunday dinner guests in the Bill Foth home in Algona. Mi's Jbhrt Huff, who had an emergency appendectomy recently at Hancock Memorial hospital, „«,„ rushed to Mason City Sat urday for surgery at Mercy hospital. Mr and Mi's Robert Rockwbod a'rid Billy, accompanied by ; Mfc and Mrs .Clyde "Smith of Liver-; more, returned 'home Sunday from a 4'day visit with the wo-, men's Brother, Bernard Mettelle and family at.Peoria, 111. 'Mr and Mrs J. L. Walker and three children spent the holiday With hte brother, Ronald Wai* kef J "and family -at Estherville. Theft parents, the Ben Walkers of West Bend, were also guests. Mrs Helen Johnson and Joe, Mr and Mrs Edward Johnson and Jerry were holiday -guests in the Martin Hamilton home.;., ,• American Legion Auxiliary will hold its ; Christmas party, Dec. 1, at the liegion ;HaLr. ,A pot luck supper at 7 o'clock, will be i followed by games and , a program directed by Clara Hau- plman, Bridgette Smith and Bernice Vitzthum. There will be a gift exchange. William Yanser died Sunday Nov. 27 and funeral services were conducted Tuesday at 2 o'clock in,Algona. .He was bur- ied in the Wesley Cemetery _ side the body of : his^iffi fh« cfied ift March, 1939. He is lu|f vived by Iwb-sons, Ralphs BiW George who farm northwest : : m> Wesley and one granddaughter,';! Mr and Mrs Robert 'CanUe*; flj Grand Forks, N. D. called OHi-.tfif Lester Leases, P ; C. Haynes AM Mrs Eunice Nelson, Nbv.^ ; 24f They .were enroute to lowfl -fals to attend a Conner family f|| union in the 1 > Clayton Coring home. Robert is the soft of ; .th|' late Albert ConneiV ar«d >Mrf Mohala Conner, now of Popejb^ long time residents of Wesley, is Will HrUbes went to 'CafrOllj Tuesday to, attend & 'salesmen'! meeting at Standard Chemlewj • °Ralph Bauer' of WhittemOrf spent Friday evening with nif parents, the R. C. BauerS. ; , ;: tj Duane Halterman, small son M the 'Will Haltermans, is spencS| ing a month in Creston With hi* s grandparents, Mr and Mrs L0r| Clanton, "'.,'.'••' _. ' Lester Benninger of Cham?; paign, 111. and Carrell Erdmffi of Algona were Friday supper! guests of her mother,. Mrs:'Olive 1 Erdman. Holiday supper' guests in the Don Eden home Were his parents, the Fred Edens, the Alvin Edens and Judy, Shirley Ed^n and Hugh Haverly* The Andrew Reisings, Cletus Studers an<J Fred Edens spent Friday evening, with the Alvin Edens near Woden. Mr and Mrs Alfred Erdman and»Willis and Mr and Mrs John Hauptman went to Ames Sunday to spend the day with'the Gene Wolfe family. They took home with them two year old Barbara Wolfe, who had spent 10 days in the Erdman home. Willis and Mrs Hauptman acted as sponsors at the baptism ol Debra Sue Wolfe in the Ames Catholic church that afternoon. Mr and Mrs Will Clements of Iowa City spent the weekend, with her parents, Mr and Mrs R. C. Bauer. Both are senior students at State University. Mr and Mrs Albert Girard spent Nov. 23-27 with their daughter, Mrs Kalph Smith and family of Wichita, Kan. The Fred Harrs stayed at the Girard farm during -their absence. Sharon Harr resigned her work at the Wesley Reminder last week and was replaced by Charlene Downs. Mrs Halvor Flom, Sr. was honored on her 84th birthday, Nov. 28 when a group of 10 neighbor women came m for n social hour and brought lunch and gifts. Sunday dinner guests in the H./E. Hemmingsen home in honor' of her birthday were Mr and Mrs C. J. Wilson and two sons of Belmond, Mr and Mrs Irwln Roshiem and daughter of Forest City. In the afternoon, Mr and Mrs Cecil Hildebrand of Britt called -and both sets of parents talked by phone with Mr and Mrs. Lee Hildebrand at San Diego, Calif. They reported a 75 degree temperature there to contrast with our Iowa zero reading. Mr Hildebrand is stationed aboard the USS Destroyer Callihan and expects a transfer in January. Both Hemmingsens and Hildebrands expect to visit in San Diego over the holidays. Mr and Mrs A. J. Seller spent the weekend in Humboldt with their son, John Seller and fam- 47 Leaders, Officers Of 4-H Plan Training School Officers and leaders of the 47 boys and girls 4-H clubs in Kossuth County will meet together at the Algona High School Annex, Dec. 3, 1:30 p.m. for the annual 4-H officer's training school. The group will be divided according to the offices held and a discussion will follow regarding duties of that specific office. A special session for music and recreation chairmen will be held, as well as a discussion for 4-H club leaders. Following those discussions, the group will see a demonstration meeting presented by the county 4-H officers. Games and folk dances led by the music and recreation com_ . - , Mr and Mrs Julius Monson were hosts to a group of 12 mittee will finish the afternoon activities. County officers in -charge of the training school include — presidents, Norma Jean Reding,Ottosen and Roger Dreyer, Fenton; vice presidents, Mary Keith, Burt and James Bierstedt, Whittemore; secretary - treasurers, Marilyn Bormann, Bode and Robert Kaltved, Swea City; reporters, Donald Grant. Corwith; historians, Charlotte Wise, Corwith; recreation, Virginia Simons, Algona. Others assisting nre the boys and girls clubs of Plum Creek who will be responsible for registration. ,, Roger Lawrence, assistant state boys 4-H club leader, Ames, will also be present, as well as the 4-H boys and girls county committee members and Kossuth County Extension personnel. Shopping Tips From } • • YOUR! FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS STORE • • for the PHOTO fan Visit Rusk's "Camera Corner" and See lOO's of Gift Ideas! Give "Her" a Lovely Boxed Set of BROWNIE BULL5EYE 620 Camera complete with flash attachment _ _ $ 1 7.95 ..NEW DURAFLEX TV^Kodak 620 v$th flash .attach- . i: ~-: T merrf ' '-^- — -~2 ' SELL & HOWELL 8mm Movie Camera with case $59.45 BROWNIE 8 mm Movie Camera with projector- _$99.50 * •'' ' ' BROWNIE Sjrhm Movie Camera with 1.9 standard lens, 1.9) telephoto, 1.9 wide angle, tri-lenses, complete for. 1— i:__ $79.95 ARGUS C-3 "35 rrjrn 3.5, lens, complete . with flash and Case _ ____ __'—_ $69.95 ARGUS C-4 35 mm 2.8 lens, complete with flash and case __ _________ $99.50 ARGUS 300 35 mm projector complete with case $66.50 * KODAK PONY 135 complete with flash and case $49.65 And Dozens of Other Photographic Items To Choose From For' Gifts to That Camera Fain I . 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