The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 1, 1955 · Page 32
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 32

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, December 1, 1955
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•'; ft': '^jfr^$bMty;jtMtotot i, 19SS OBXIOIW— J P UU Ktellky .took the easy 'Way out "and answered al the questions bj? paiJftttng "Irs i Boy' 1 on the lumber office win dow. .Donald Charles weighed in at 7 Ib. and 7 oz. and arrived •on' Thanksgiving rnorning. His little Sisters/ Joah"and Patti, are with their Maternal grandpar ents, Mr and Mrs Orville John son of Jolley. ; They will return here in time to welcome,the new bo#?-horn6. It;.W&s reported the paternal grandparents, Mr anc Mrs; Louis Kelley, outdid even the proud father in the sign they displayed at the lumber yard a' Ottosen. '.'••••'.--',.. ! '. • .. Many Feasis Now would be a good time for Mrs Fred Jennings many friends to remember her with cards. She entered St. Ann hospital in Algona last Friday. "-" Mrs John Huff has had sur gery again at Mercy hospital in Mason City where she is report- fed to be doing well. A share of Sexton's population spe"nt Thanksgiving v ,with the John McMahons at Corwith. Dinner guests from here were Mary Francis and Charles McMahon Frank Guerdette and Mr and Mrs Ambrose Lickteig and family. Home from college for the weekend, .were Mary Jane' Lickteig and James, and Marie McMahon. .Two bachelors with an invitation, out for the day were Elmei RUSGO WINDOWS GALVANIZED STEEL SELF- STORING COMBINATION gives you more convenience and comfort than any other combination window 17; V RUSCO DOOH'HOODS AND WINDOW CANOPIES add greal- ly to the' beauly of your home I Charles Miller" RUSCO SALES Phone 741-W after 6 p.m. Display at 116 So. Dodge. Algonn • ' "»^^^5l^»*^^^^^3^^ •4 GROW When You Feed yy ; ALNUT GROVE II HOG SUPPLEMENTS Eugene (Steve) Huber Phone 162-W Algon Join Christmas Club Now nu^v- *«.., who ; ViSited with 'sister, Mrs Cecil O'Roufke at Britt. / x ' .. , Another group was supplied With invitations but Grover and. ClaterlGfe Orubb and Bill Hull must have preferred their own cooking as they stayed home to eat chicken.' ' Since it has stormed every Thanksgiving they have gone to Colo, Mr and Mrs Wilford Ward and family stayed home and en' tertaifted Mr and Mrs C. C. F sh- cr of Boone oil a very nice day. Overnight guests at the Glenn Gabrielsori home Were Mrs M, C, Gabrielson and Gerald and Mr and Mrs Donald Anderson and Steven of Starbuck, Minn. All three families spent Thanksgiving with the Don Gabrielsons at Mason City. Joyce, Glennda and\ Kenyon Gabrielson helped their mother prepare a birthday celebration for their grandmother, Mrs Vinnie Laymon. Guests for the evening were Mr and Mrs Julius Heng of Clear Lake and Mr and Mrs Don'Gabrielson and family. Afternoon callers were Mrs Ann Vick and Mrs Esther Hess ot Webster City. Parents in the area will soon be used to doing without their baby sitter as Mr and Mrs Martin Mimbach will be gone longer than planned. Their son-in-law, Sgt. Bud Taylor is leaving for a mission in Alaska and they plan to stay with Mrs Taylor and Lawrence until the sergeant returns. . „ . j Mr and Mrs Roy Hansen and Linda spent the weekend in Chicago with their son Harry and family. Con Swanson operated the service station while they were gone. , , - . Drusilla Opheim was able to visit with many Of her relatives while home from school in Min-, neapolis. Thursday dinner guests of the Opheims were Mr and Mrs James Stebbins and family, Mr and Mrs Herman Wise and family, Mr, and Mrs. Arch Burger and Pauline Bowman. Mack Wise was a- part time bachelor again while Mrs Wise was helping her granddaughter, Mrs Marvin Abbas in Algona. Things picked up again over thi weekend when Lloyd Wise and Mr and Mrs Frank Wise of Mason City came to visit. Mr and Mrs John Jennings were guests of their son, Mr ana Mrs Don Jennings and- Ann ot Albert City on Thursday. Another elderly resident of this area is now at Burt. Mr Yan- ser is now being cared for at the same rest home as Mr C. N. Beisch. One of Mr L. A. Copp's checker playing railroad friends made a long trip here from South Dakota just to have a checker tournament with Mr Copp. The trip seems to have been worth while or the gentleman as'last reports ay Mr Copp was losing badly. Ledyard Homes Host To Many, Thanksgiving Ledyard—The following young jeople who are away either in chool or working were home for he Thanksgiving vacation; Pat Sullivan who attends Mankato Teachers College, Judy Gilberton and Thelma Steenhardt who ittend Waldorf College. Allaire Tarrow who /attends Iowa State Teachers College in Cedar Falls Jean Brandt who. attends Lu:her College in Decorah, Mcly; Burrow who attends -commercia collefie in Mason City, Natalie \Vall6ntinc who attends Gustavui Adolphus in Sioux Falls, Ella Me Donald and Mary Ellen Farrow who attend Briar Cliff in Sioux City. Linda Ternes who attends Mankato Commercial College, Beverly Bashara who teaches at Cow- rie, Peggy Mayer who works for 'Look' magazine in Des Moines, and Shirley Miller who teaches it Lakota. "Well, I'm sorr'y! That's $42.50 a .the best 1 can weekl" "for itr and'.Mrs Norris Hines and hildreri went to Muscatine*-on ast Wednesday to spend the Thanksgiving vacation at the lomes 'of their, parents. Mr and Mrs Leo Willadsen nd Sandra went to Storm Lake n Wednesday to spend the vaca- ion at the home of his parents. Mr and Mrs Max Nitz and Mr "ohn Frandle were Thanksgiving day guests at the Orville Frandle lome in Blue Basin. Mrs Zilphy Hardt and Natalie pent the Thanksgiving vacation it the Quentin Hardt home in Sutherland. Thanksgiving day guests at he home of Mrs Martha Schroeder were Mrs Alma Sorens'on md daughter and her son who s home on furlough from service, Mr and Mrs William Dau jf Algona; Mr and Mrs Wilbert Ruhnke and children from Irv- ngton; and Mrs Wayne Gade of kVhittemore. Pleasure was added o the occasion when Ronald ^chroeder who is in service and now in Freeport, La. called tha amily during the dinner hour. Mrs Anna Wiese of Mason City :pent several days last week /isiting her mother, Mrs- H. Simonsmejer and her brother _ us. A family dinner was en- oyed at the Glenn Johnson lome. ^ •• ' Mrs Martha Schroeder and daughters Karen and Barbara spent the • weekend with her daughters, Mrs. Wayne Gade near Whittemore while Mr Gade recovering from surgery at St. Ann honpital in Algona. Mr and Mrs Jerry Warner 01 Bancroft, Jack Moulton arid Mrs Lena Warner were Thanksgiving day dinner guests of Mrs Rose vloulton. Mr and Mrs Darrell Troff of Cedar Rapids and Mr and Mrs Wendell Troff of St. Paul were Thanksgiving visitors at the par- •ntal Aeilt Troff home. The Methodist Circles will neet this Thursday with the Mary Circle meeting at the home of Mrs N. A. Pingel and the Martha Circle at the home of Mrs Marie Halvorson. Employing an Engineering Firm for the proposed storm sewer In the eastern part of Algona was considered. M. W. Blt- tinger of the Collins, Thompson 8. Willis Engineering Firm presented an offer and was asked to present a proposed con- tracf to the Council-November 3rd. ^ Several property owners living on Nj Harriet Street were preserlt and objected to a builder's permit granted to Duane Jensen for a warehouse. The Council decided to call a special meeting on October 31st for this: matter. A Resolution was adopted approving a j fo i no wftk W for *flfb Urtd : A .*«* ,. Salary, o- r Ictlon Jacqueline Plfer against the City. The foJIdMnfl claims^ were .allowed. ..,„, F>, ,.'ncy ., Ui K. FefBiTjon, Salary Albert Beskelmari, Salary - ... r - - , 6wa State Bank, Ta*>*».*—"- '°.30- NW Beir.Telephbhev.SerVlc-e -i- ,8.00 L, K. F*rgUsort, Expenses 'U.^ ---- 19.20 Upper. p« v-'MplMis P.ubl. Ce., . -. ., ^ A . ' Legafi' • *> ''»*...«w.**..*'-ii-*fc»-~- *»0tlu Risings Elevator, .CWrt *-#;..-.".«- M.OO . :•' SffMf ftl«d A. *» Jess Lashbfook. Salary -A-—- ?3.22 Albert Pargahde, Salary i—--.- 8.29 Glenn Burti», Salary ....--*— .^-110.81 Richard Frambach, Salary;!^— ^ 92.29 Raymorid Metien Jr., Salary.' ——-•. 87.29 Jack Mears, Salary ........ i-.i 97.29 Donald Prow, Salary ._.--.^-^.« 101.59 Kenneth Frankl, Salary .v...... 97.29 fiarry Ward, Salary, ...... ^-.-. 20.79 Iowa State' Bank* Tax .-.-..-— 54.90 NW Bell Telephone; = Service .... 9.90 City Clerk, Adv. Cash ... ...... .1HZ •Miller Engineering Co,, Eno. i-. 329.30 Lee M, Hatcher, Repairs -.' ---- -.- ,o1.50 Joel M. Herbsf, Lumber .._<-.— 5.00 Robert Deal; Sawing . ..... .... '2.00 Gordon C6wan & Co., Signs .... 83.40 Henko Mfg. Corp., Mdse. ...... 11.72 W. C. Browri Supply, Mdse. .J... 136.84 Algona Machine Shop, Repairs .. • 1 .00 H. J. Cowan, Repairs . ---- ....28.50 Kohlhaas ttdwei, Supplies;—.— * 21.69 Uyle , Mathes, Signs ...£.. ..... '?'92 Ready-Mix, fodie. .^.j.-.— V- 671 ;M Standard Oil Co., Gas .......;..- 112.00 Public Safety /Fund •••'-. 4 Albert Boekelman, Salary ...-i-- ..134.95 Raymond Krebs, Salary .-.-.-.- 25.72 A. C. Weishaar, Salary-.—.—-- 126-70 Richard Groen. Salary -..—-— 132.30 teo Counley, Salary i— .... — — 126.70 Iowa State Bank, fax ..-- ..... - ??-22 Ken & Leo's, Gas .... ---- ...... 11.03 •Scobba's Skelly Service, Gas ---- 103.59 City Clerk, Adv>Cash - ..... — . 3.30 Kohlhaas Hdwe,, Supplies ... ---- 8.69 NW bell Telephone Co., Service,.. 24.40 Ira Kohl; Salary ..'__—- ---- - 20.00 Ralph Elbert. Salary ...——-— 10.00 Upper Des Moines Publ. Co., Ad . 30.63 Sanitation Fund L. K. Ferguson, Salary - --------- 1 32.30 Harry Ward, Salary ....... — — 20.79 RECOVERING At. Rockford, Roger Burnett, an eighth grade student, is recovering following an accidental gunshot wound. A .22 calibre revolver discharged as it .was being cleaned, the bullet entering the boy's abdomen. THANKSGIVING Thirty-five state university students, all from foreign lands, spent Thanksgiving in Osage. It was the sixth annual time that foreign students have spent this holiday in Osage, under sponsorship of the Rotary club and various churches. At HOME FEDERAL Savings & Loan Mr Weekly or Monthly 50c For 50 Weeks ____ $ 25.00 1.00 For 50 Weeks ______ $ 50.00 2.00 For 50 Weeks _____ $100.00 5.00 For 50 Weeks ____ $250.00 10.00 For 50 Weeks -- -$500.00 Plan Next Christmas Now ! 4iJ-49-50-51-52 and Mrs Walter Miller and and Mickey of Buffalo Center and Wilson Brack of La- iota were Thanksgiving clinnei guests at the Tice Brack home. Mrs Wilson Brack and Royer accompanied her father and brothers to Des Moines Where they were guests at the home of her sustcr and family, the Rev. Wilbur Hassebrocks. DettmiH Wieiner entertained about ten girl friends at a party at her home on Saturday evening. Mr and Mrs Dale Canfield went In Grundy Center to spend Thanksgiving day with his parents and then went on to Ml. Union to spend the rest of the vacation with her parents. Mr and Mrs Matt Krebsbach of Whiltemuru were Thanksgivin day dinner guests at the J. F. Sullivan home. Mr and Mrs William Poppi nd Dennis were- guests 01 Thanksgiving day at the home ol their sun and his wife, the Kenneth Poppes of Blue Earth. Mrs Marie Halvurson wont to Waterloo on last Sunday ani Marvel went down on Wednes day evening to spend Thanks giving day at the home of Dr and Mrs Paul Wilson and sons. They returned that evening. Mrs Ella McKnight of Si. Jot.i-'ph, Mo. came on Wednesday for a couple weeks visit at the home ut her niece and her family, the William Wiemers. Mr George Gunias and Pamelr. Sue and Johnnie and Peggy Mayer of DCS Moines ,WLTI< Thanksgiving day guests at the D. B. Mayer h"inf. Peggy ;uiil Pamela remained until Sunday. DIES Monona county lost its oldest resident recently, in the death of Mrs Karen Marie Mortensen, at the age of 101. She died at the home of her daughter jn Onawa. She was a native of Denmark. • COUNCIL MINUTES The Cilv Council mot in regular ses iion October 27, 1955 at 7:30 P.M. with ht Mayor and all Councilmen presen >.copl Kinscy. Minutes were read anc pprovcd. The new, NEW IDEA 95 bu. spreader ready for you right now at BRADLEY BROS. As Advertised in this month's Farm and Home Section 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 Qest Selection , x, ,Mdss. t.'... fd*f, Fees .•ADW i %Mti>i*Wf»- iiii * J '?*'' i: ISIWrM«rf^:£%^ a* .? 1 ?H;>ft% : w : ?ttsiiij P. sichifd'so'rM. : : ;l ;..; : 22, IMS> ..-.^."...;y > . : ...A ff"W?'"-fy • Mar- • Sal* • Dull- proot • WeaShw proof Watch for THf GRiEN-AND'OQlP B4USTRQM FU VAN! m OFFICE SUPPLY DEPT. ., Plans for Algona's 1955-56 adult night education classes aVebeing made, and the school is willing and anxious to offer courses desired by the people of the community. The tentative courses for the classes ^rbpidsed,are: , /"'* ;;;;:;" e INDUSTRIAL ARTS - Beginning and advanced woodworking. Instructor, Mr Martin. ••'• ' . \ • • TYPING — Miss Soutter. BEGINNING STILL PHOTOGRAPHY - To be arranged. MOTION PICTURE PHOTOGRAPHY - Mr'Stephenson. ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHY - Lighting, posing, composition. Instructor, Nels Isaacson. BEGINNING SEWING -.Miss Nutter. ADVANCED SEWING — Tailoring 'and alterations. Instructor, Mrs Robert Brown. SHORTHAND - Miss Soutter. BOOKKEEPING — Mr Rowe. CERAMICS - Daisy Ellis. : AERONAUTICS - Stewart Albright. CHESS - Beginner's course. Instructor, Mr Deines. UPHOLSTERY PUBLIC EDUCATION - Theory of elementary and secondary education and problems of public education. AUTOMOTIVE INSTRUCTION - General mechanical instruction for the average car owner, Instruction by a qualified mechanic. ' SQUARE DANCING-Miss Paposek. FRENCH - Mr Chlquet. Th* expct «nt*nt ef P p*rtM«. <°»r 5 e will depend te som* t>t*nt on tht dejires of the majority o.f the «!«**•«or, t. f.r ft. DATl? |OR CUJS MliTINGS Jah^ary 9, 16, 23, 30 |||ruary 6, 13i 20, 27 f^«h5,12 THi TIMI for fht el«if •• will be 7;30 to 9;30 p,m, Regist r%len f e® for the ten it ssions will b© $5

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