The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 8, 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 8, 1955
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Xp Party Season Is On infes(ey Area The C. D. of A.'s v held guest flight Wednesday, Nov. 30 with a large attendance O'f rrienV bers and;. 'gUests i and also met Wednesday, evening, Dec. 7 .with Josie Lickteig, Minnie Frimml, Thelma Bl&Srt, Beatrice Hildman and Zeta Studer. c-n^the entertainment committee, . Anna 'Mae kirne'r, Rose Hauptly, Dorothy, Eisenbacher, Blanche Rasmiissen, Mary Richter and Pauline Pfeffer were on the serving committee. ' the annual Christmas party will be held Thursday evening, December IB, with a 50 cent gift exchange. Alvina Mayer of Paris, France, gave 'a very interesting talk on several points of interest in France. Bridge and 500 was clayed. Ruth Voungquist and Mary Osterreicher won 'high and low score prizes in bridge; Wilma Froehlich and Roselle, Neuroth in 500. Mary Osterreicher aso re. ceived the door prize. Wedding dresses,- some new and some old were modeled by 12 members. Lunch was served by the committee: Betty' Cranston, Ruth Youngwirth, Matilda Goetz, Joan Johnson, Phyllis Walker and Mildred F. Studer. ' The entertain- rrient committee was Jennie Goetz, Clara Bauer, Mary Joyce Haverly, Marjorie Goetz and Irene Hanig. f ~ ' Auxiliary Xmas Party » The American Legion Auxi- ]ary held its annual Christmas party Thursday evening, Dec. 1. Following the covered dish luncheon 500 was played. Pauline Pfeffer was awarded high score prize and Helen Johnson low score prize. Magdeline Grant won the door prize. A gift exchange was held. Rita Youngwirth gave a report on the meeting of the Council of Retarded Children in Algona Recently, , ,i The next meeting wiU bljieia Thursday evening, Jan. 6,'Paul« ihe Pfeffer and Nyla NewlrSugh toil be hostesses. Rosalie DeBoer and Mary Lou Studer Wilk furnish entertainment. Brownies Plan Parly The BrowhJes Will hold their Christmas party in the Legion hall Thursday, Dec. , 15. - The youngsters drew names for a 50V cent Christmas gift exchange at their meeting held Mdn'day after- nooH,.Nov. 28 in the Legion hall, Gun Accident Victim Mrs Carl Albee's brother, Harold Seller Vis still a pttieht ih the Brilt Memorial h&spttal having suffered ~ serious ihjuries to his body when a gun aecidehtly discharged as he was/ getting but of his car near his firitt hbrrie. He has had numerous blood trani- fusions. . Needle Club Hdstess Mrs Cletus Studer was hostess to the Needlework club at her home Tuesday evening, Nov. 29. They planned a Christmas party and gift exchange to be held at the home-of Mrs Martin Hamilton at a later date. , ••. A New Arrival Mr and Mrs Paul Schmitt of Lohrville are proud parents of their-first child, a boy born Saturday, Nov. 26, at .Mercy hospital, Ft. Dodge.- Mrs Schmitt is the former Patricia Richtsmeier, daughter of Mr and Mrs A. .N. Richtsmeier. The baby has been named Charles Eugene. Mother and son were taken'to their home Saturday. Due to the inclement weather and bad roads the A. N. Richts'meiers were unable to visit the Schmitts .over the weekend. ' Mr and Mrs Lon Gouge attended the wedding of Larry Garman, -son of Mr and Mrs-Stan Garman of Corwith, and Marlene Steward at. the Corpus Christi ^Church in Fort Dodge Wednesday morning, Nov. 30. • Mr and Mrs Ed Hildman and their son-in-law and daughter, Mr andi Mrs rtbbSri Kaih retufn<i ed home/ Sunday eyeningrDec. 41 from 'a tWo week's trip. Tht^ vislteS th^Hildmairt daughter and family the Delffiar Pomthifcj e'nihgl at; Lovelock, Nevada and the- Matt and Lawrence Hildman families at Long Beach, Cafif. They, encountered vety Inclement Weather fend icy highway^ :' The first of a,sefies of square dances was . Jield WedniMa}?, evening Dec. t in the Legten hall. ' Mr and Mrs Louis Cink enlei?- tained a group of friends at a 500 dard party Suftddy eVening.^x •Mrs Justine Becker and 'Mrs Wilfred Becker' were, servers. at the regular meeting of the Catholic Missionary .Society Wednesday aftlrlibm Nov. 3l). 4( Masses in St. Joseph's Catholie church Thursday, Dec. 8, the feast of the Immaculate icohcep^ tion will be at 1 and 9 a.m. Mrs E, Ni Kblaplostas and children of Mason City spent the Nov. 20th weekend at the parental, George Vitzthum, home. Mr and Mrs George Goetz accompanied Mr and Mrs Lee .Ricke of Morgan, Minn, to Williams Thursday, where they visited Lawrence Ricke and family. Lawrence, a brother of Mrs Goetz and Lee Ricke,is very ill. Eugene Hall, son of Mr and Mrs Gilbert Hall of Britt, formerly of the Wesley vicinity enlisted' in the air forces last week. 'Mrs Tillie Loebig arrived home Monday, Nov. 28 from 5 weeks in Chicago, with her daughter and husband, Mr and Mrs John Larson and other relatives. Mrs Russell Swansbn and new son Mitchell Dean left Britt hospital Saturday, Dec. 3, for a week's stay with her parents, Mr Kayser Infant I, St. Joe Si. Joe—Delia Rose Kayser, infant daughter of Mr and Mrs Robert Kayser, born on Nov. 16"in St. Ann hospital iii Algona, was baptized Sunday in St. Joseph's Church by Rev. Leo C. 'Schumacher. Sponsors were Herbert Kayser who acted as proxy for Norman Kayser and Mrs H6rber,i Kayser. . , , • Mr aftd Mf« Gordon Hubert Sre parents 61 I daughter Sandra Marie bttrh Nov. x 29 in St. Ann hospital in Algona.. This is the first grandchild for Mr and Mrs Peter Bormann, maternal* and also Ilrsl grandchild fdr Mi* jM Mrs Frank Hilbert, paternal. Mrs Peter Bbrmann spent several days th£ first of the week at the Gordon Hubert's near Wesley to get acquainted and assist with the cafe of the granddaughter* ; , ^ K.C., St, Joseph's Cbundl held Its regular monthly meeting -Bft Monday evening at 7:30 itt/lh*^ new location with Peter Beckgr, grand knight, presiding.- Mr ahd Mrs Edward^Thilges we're'weekend visitors in the Norbert-Thilges home at Lone, Rock ahd' Joe. Vdllmer horrieMtt. Ban| croft. Mrs .Thilges is a sis'tef of Mrs Nbrbei-t Thilges ; ahd Mr* Vollmer. " ; „•»''vi Specialist Third Cl&ss Robert thul, son of Mr and Mrs Hatold Thul, arrived home on Wednesday with his army discharge*..THe past 9 months he spent in Ger-. many, entering army service in January, 1954. Snow, Ice Hit Ottosen Rural Phone Lines Ottosen—Due to 'the icy conditions putting so many telephones out of order this correspondent was unable to get items from those who regularly have news for the paner. Mahy rural phone lines were down. Ladies Rural,Club The Ladies Rural Club met Thursday afternoon at the home of Mrs Edward Zinnel for, a regular meeting. Mrs Essie Cooper read Scripture. During the business meeting the group vote to give a gift of five dollars WASHDAY GOT "MOM" SNOWED?.. TIME TO GET THAT NEW / Clothes Dryer . WEATHER FORECAST Rain and slcct today, frozen snow. Look out for whipping, frozen clothes and numbed fingers! Slow, dripping indoor clothes—drying is indicated, PLUS lost lime and temper. Well... "Mom" doesn't have to give a -moment's thought to that mean old weather report! Surprise her with a wonderful modern automatic clothes dryer this Christmas the gift that enables her to dry clothes any time .,. anywhere •,, in any kind of weather, She'll be free forevtr from having to lug heavy baskets of wet washing to the lines. She'll gpend only minutes, instead of hours, over drying the 'clothes. Instead of wasting a whole day trying to fight the weather, she'll be all finished and have the washing beautifully dried in just a matter pf minutes! , \ THE GIFT OF "WASHDAY FREEDOM" Help "Mom" to get out from under the weatherman's thumb! Take "Blue Monday" out of her calendar for good. Give her an automatic clothes dryer this Christmas.,. sure! SEE YOUR . . IIECTRK APPLIANCE DEALER N Showing Now OnI in. cash to the Children's Home and to buy ten dollars worth of lftt to be distributed fit the fihta Glaus Day, They will h&V6 iSir Christmas party at the home t>f Mrs Essie Cooper, Dec. 15 and each member is to bring a 50e gift. Mrs Eugene i Hofius gave the lesson on Colorado and Mrs Mike Cbyle had the special iea^ ture. Guests were Mrs Chester Alme and. Mrs Louis Jacobson. Hosts At Dinner ' Mr and Mrs Eugene Hofius en- lertalned friends at a seven o'clock dinner at their home Saturday evening. Following the dinner 500 was played with Mr and Mrs Roy 1'elfbrd winning high and Mrs Mike Coyle and Edward Zinnel the low prizes. Mrs Martin Meyer took home the travel prize. Those present Were Mr and Mrs Irvin Movick, Mr and Mrs Martin Meyer, Mr and Mrs Donald Larsoh, Mr and Mrs Edward Zinnel, \Mr and Mrs Roy Telford, Mr and Mrs Mike Coyle and Mr and Mrs Kermit Fowler. Mary. Jo Shelgren, daughter of Mr and Mrs Lowell Shelgren of Gilmore City spent several days last week at the home of her grandparents, Mr and Mrs Roy Enockson while her parents took her paternal grandfather to Rochester .where he is now a surgical patient. Mrs Sam Kropf visited Wednesday afternoon at the Herbert Ncllis home at West Bend. Mr and Mrs Richard Kropf and daughter Patricia visited Friday at the Roy Gunderson home near Thompson. Sunday afternoon visitors at the Oliver Kinseth home were Mr and Mrs M. 0. Kinseth and daughter Susan of Algona. Mr and Mrs Merle Holt and family were Sunday dinner guests at the John Mullins home at Corwith. The dinner was for Mrs Holt's nephew, James Mullins, son of Mr and Mrs John Mullins, who will leave December 6 for the service. Mr and Mrs Oliver Lee attended the open house honoring Mr and Mrs Haldor Dale at their home in Bode Sunday afternoon. The occasion was the couple's 40th wedding anniversary- Friday evening Mr and Mrs Lee ;were visitors at the Harold Berge home at Bode.' Mr and Mrs Antone Waechter attended funeral services for Mrs Elizabeth Eisele at Whittemore Saturday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Antone Speich and Edwin visited at the Paul Heggen home at Renwick. Arland Speich, son of Mr and Mrs Antone Speich has been helping with the chores While' Mr Heggen is recovering from surgery he had recently. Arland spent Sunday with his parents at Ottosen. ;• Mr and" Mrs Richard Kinseth and family visited Wednesday evening at the Ralph Jacobson home. Mr and Mrs fiuanc Dreyer ot Algona. Belt? Cody, a «ud*ht ai AugustAhfc College, 9teu* FalLs, S. D., and LaVon Cody, a student at AUgustana Academy at Canton, S. D. spent their Thanksgiving vacation in the parental Amer Cody home. Mr and Mrs Harvey Nelson and Terry were also guests in the Cody home. Terry, who has spent the past two weeks with his grandparents while his' folks were vacationing ih the west, returned home. Thanksgiving Day guests in the Howard Schulte home Were Mr and Mrs Simon Kipfer and family of Windom, Minn., Mr and Mrs Henry Schulte and Dr. and Mrs E. J. Capesius 6hd family of Whittemore. Mrs Ed Priebe, M*8 Lloyd Berkland, Mrs Arnold Hantelman and Rennee and Mrs Gilbert Bleckwenn, visited with Mrs Walter Pertl and infant daughter Tuesday afternoon, Mi and Mrs Melvin Rtcklefs and son Larry of Titonka and Mr and Mrs Paul Winter and daughter Julia of Lakota were Wednesday evening guests in the parental Roelf Miller home. Enjoying a 6 o'clock Thanksgiving day dinner in the Oliver Stoeber home were their son William, a student at Iowa State College, Mr and Mrs Raymond Stoeber, Mr and Mrs Wilfred Stoeber, Janice and Wayne and Mr and Mrs J. Wallace Smith and sons. ! ; Fenton News L.Mr and Mrs Ewald Kohlwes, and family of Austin, Minn., Mr and Mrs Arlin Kohlwes and family and John Kohlwes were Sunday evening dinner guests in the Paul Eigler .home. Sharon Eikler accompanied the Kohlwes family to Austin, enroute back to 'Rochester, where she is taking nursing training. Mr and Mrs Otto Wichtendahl entertained at dinner and supper on Thanksgiving Day, Mr and Mrs Kenneth Bellinger and family, Mr and Mrs Wilmar Wichtendahl and family, Mr and Mrs Edwin Wichtendahl and family, Mr and Mrs Tom Fickbohm and family of Fredericksburg, la.; Mr and Mrs Wayne Bollinger and son iRandy and Harvey Bollinger. Mr and Mrs Everett Dreyer and Roger, Mr and Mrs Darrell Dreyer and family, Mrs Margaret Rusch of Whittemore and Mr and •Mrs Kenneth Wehrspann of Britt were Thanksgiving day guests of SWEA CITY NEWS The Baptist Ladies Guild will nave their traditional Christmas party for the Baptist Home at Winnebago, Minn. Gifts will be brought, which later will be taken to Winnebago. A Christmas program led by Mrs Ray Sperbeck will be presented, with Mrs Francis Treat in charge of devotions. Hostesses will include Mrs Everett Beal, Mrs R. Kluger and Mrs Bernard Peterson. Ronald Hammer left Sunday for Cedar Falls to be enrolled in Iowa State Teachers. Ronald returned home about two weeks ago after receiving his honorable discharge from U.S. service. His sister Se Dell is enrolled in the freshman class at Iowa State Teachers College. Ronald will major in business. Rev. A. M. Youngquist attended a Lutheran pastoral confer- once at Spencer on Monday. Several Christmas parties are scheduled this week for women's organizations of the Lutheran church. Thursday Circle II will meet for a pot luck lunch with an exchange of gifts, at the home of Mrs A. M. Youngquist. Also Thursday p.m. Circle IIJ will have a similar meeting at the parish hall. Thursday evening jroup IV, comprised of business women and mothers with small children will have a party with thimdoy, 6«e»mb»r 8, 19SS Alcana (la.) Upper P» THERE IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR NEWSPAPER CIRCULATION * * * And Paid Circulation Is The Premium Market For Advertisers. * * * The Algona Upper Des Moines has Kossuth County's Largest Circulation PUBLIC AUCTION on the premises located 6 miles west and l'/a North of Armstrong, on Tuesday, Dec. 13 Ladies Aid Lunch Sale Starts 12:15 161 - HEAD LIVESTOCK - 161 24 Head Hereford Cows, 17 Spring Calves, 2 Small Calves, 137 Head Hogs (17 Second Litter sows to farrow middle of March, 20 Seventh Cross Hybrid Gilts, bred to farrow in Feb., 100 Eighth Cross Farmer's Hybrid Fall Pigs). 1200 BALES CLOVER & ALFALFA MIXED - 700 Bales Straw - 10x14 Brooder House - Hog House - Shed "FARM MACHINERY 1951 M Farmall (not used one year and has just been completely overhauled with a new power pac) • 1953 New Holland 77 Baler, with motor • 1950 New Idea 4- bar Side-delivery Rake • 1937 F-20 Tractor, with road gear, cultivator and heat houser • 1939 F-12 Tractor and Cultivator • 1948 J. D. 3-bottom 14-inch Truss Beam 55 H Plow • Mc-D. 2-bottom 16-inch Plow • 15-ft. Case Disk (like new) with clutch • 15-ft. J. D. Disk • 20-fl. I. H. C. Harrow, with folding evener • Oliver 2-row Picker with rear elevator • A.C. 60 Combine with motor (motor 2 years old) • 4-row J. D. Corn Planter • Meyers 40-ft. Elevator, wide type with hoist and speed jack • Ca»3 7-ft. Power Mower, with windrower and wheel • I H C. Endgate Seeder • Two Model E J.D. Spreaders • Coates Mechanical Manure Loader • J.D. ,14-inch Hammer Mill, with heavy duty power take-off drive (like new) • 12-fi. Fertilizer Spreader • Iowa Weed Sprayer, mounted on high trailer • 22 Avery Thresher • David Bradley Cylinder SJwller • John Deere Plow • Three Rubber-tired Wagons • Two Flare Wagon Boxes • Two Flat Beds • Hog Waierers • Two 16-ft. Feed Bunks • Other articles too numerous to mention. TRUCJt - 1939 I.H.C. Ton Pickup , Usual Auction Terms — Not Responsible for Accidents Wm. Koster OWNER gift exchange. Also on Thursday evening, the Teen-age Mission group will go caroling from 6 to ?. Burt Girls Lose To Tittfttka, 66-17 Titonka's girls basketball team, showing marked improvement each, time but, smasheH Burt, 88tl?, at Tltonka Friday night and ran their .season record to 4-1., . Coach Lyle Opheim's outfit zipped to a 234 first period Bulge anti had ho difficulty taking the Verdict as BuUt hit only two field goals all night. Getaldine tlllmann got 31 points, Donna Beenken 13, Doris Hipp 12 and Trudy Bess eight for the winners, while Groen got six for Burt. The defensive play of Darlene Callies and Norma Gerdis of TMonka shackled BUrt's forwards throughout the fray. Mr and Mrs Ed Downs and family were Thanksgiving Day guests at the Ernest Gerdes home at Woden. NOTI Gib Horgreaves Entire Herd of CHOICE WHITEFACE CATTLE To be Sold The recent fire in Gib Hargreaves farm left him without barn facilities, and destroyed all feed. Therefore, his entire herd of 54 head will be sold in a Cattle Friday, Beginning at 1:00 P.M. Sharp I . Sale Bam • 20 CHOICE WHITE FACED COWS Coming with 3rd Calf in the Spring. • 20 STEERS & HEIFER CALVES Weighing 400 to 500 Ibs. • 14 WHITE-FACED STEER AND HEIFER YEARLINGS ALGONA SALE BARN Phone 398W , 'v • This Is a Most Unusual Sale — Be Sure To Attend! Dale Yungeberg, Auctioneer Clark & Clwk, Auctioneers Iowa Trust & Savings. Clerk Public Sale As I am quitting farming, I will sell all-tny personal property a{ Public Auction to the highest bidders without reserve, at the farm located 2 miles north and 1 mile east of Woden, or 3 miles north and 5 miles west of Crystal Lake, on Monday, Dec. 1.2 Sale to Start at 1 o'clock Lunch on the Grounds 48-Head of Livestock-48 28 Head of Holstein & Shorthorn Cattle 10 Milch Cows, some are fresh and balance to freshen soon. 6 two-year-old Heifers, springing. 2 Yearling Bulls. 4 Yearling Heifers. 5 small Calves. These cows are bred to Holstein Bull with 700 Ibs. butterfat record. 900 BALES OF CLOVER, ALFALFA & TIMOTHY HAY, ABOUT 600 BUSHELS OF EAR CORN 20 HEAD FEEDING SHOATS 70 WHITE LEGHORN YEARLING HENS Farm Machinery, Etc. John Deere Model B Tractor and Cultivator. Farmall F-20 Tractor and Cultivator. Case A6 Combine, complete with motor, straw spreader, pickup, etc. New Idea 2-row Corn Picker. New Idea 12A Manure Spreader. Kewanee Grain Elevator, 42-fl., on rubber. John Deere 290 Corn Planter with fertilizer attachment. Allis-Chalmers 2-bottom 16-in. Tractor Plow. Case 2-bottom 14-in. Tractor Plow. Viking Hammermill with ppwer takeoff, on rubber. John Deere 15ft. Disc. McCormick-Deering Power Mower, 7-ft. 4-sec. Steel Flexible Drag. 10-ft. Spring Tooth Harrow. Minnesota Side Delivery Rake. Tractor Sprayer. 4-Wheel Trailer. 2 Flare Boxes. Wood Wheel Wagon. 2 Endgate Seeders, 1 John Deere and 1 McCormick-Deering. Hog Feeder. Steel Tank with built-in Hog Waterer. Surge two-unit Milking Machine, complete with pips line for 10 cows. McCormick-Deering Cream Separator with motor- Tank Heater. 15-qal. Electric Water Heater. Pressure Pump. Electric Fencer ahd 160 Posts. Tractor Chains. . 180-amp. Forney Elecrtic Welder, nearly new. Garage 12 x 18. 3 Stock Dogs. 300 sq. ft. Corrugated -Sheet Metal. IviinnB&uici an*v j-r«?*»w»*j *»**•*». . Gas Barrels, Hog Troughs, Tools, Heating Stove, Hay Slings, and Many Many other Articles too numerous to mention. TERMS: CASH or make arrangements with your banker before the sale. No property to be removed from the premises until settled for. Not responsible for accidents during sale. Ed Hynes, Prop. Auctioneers: Chas Quinn of Bancroft and B. A. Reemstma of Gamer. Fanners & Traders Savings Bunk of Bancroft. Clerk

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