The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 24, 1956 · Page 6
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 6

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, January 24, 1956
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IB (la.) Upner bes Maine* Tuesday, January 24, 1956 Shirley Metzger Engaged , Mr and Mrs Clarence Metzgei announce the engagement ol their daughter, Shirley Elizabeth, above, to Clarence C. Callesen, son of Mr and Mrs Hans Callesen of Yankton, S. D.. V ; Miss Metzger graduated from St. Cecelia's Academy in 1951 and was for, three years secretary to County Attorney L. W. Nit- 'chals. She is presently working at St. Vincent's hospital in Portland, Ore.,'as. a medical secretary. No definite date. has been se for the home wedding. Birthday Party Mrs Anna Madson was given a party Jan. 19 in celebration ol a birthday anniversary. Those -' in attendance were her daughters, Mrs "Heinie" Stebritz and Mrs George Miller and friend, Mrs Julius Peterson. The afternoon was spent socially and lunch was served. Girl Scouts To Meet The senior girl scouts, troop 12, will meet Wednesday with Judy Pickett. Lunch will be served following the meeting. Put Comfort .and Convenience into your Kitchen! A eomfortablo i«al—youll be sitting pretty on this com Tort-padded, formfitting Cosco stool I \ A conv*ni«nl ladder—awing out the roomy, rubber-treaded steps and you have a steady, safer, six-leg ladder. In choice of colors. KOHLHAAS HARDWARE SttWARM AGENT'S MESSAGE' APPEARS IN READER'S DIGEST ....'••' /-.>';f.-;i.-i.;---i;ofS.J':'..i-.s. . •. jiv'-a*^ j •".-< :. : .: ;i • •JT'i--- .*' l^ilSiiav^l^l|y|||i TV Square Dancers The Eighth Graders dancing club will meet Wednesday evening at the Lucia Wallace gym. A membership of 92 has been reached. Mrs Merle Moxley is being assisted by "Bud" Anderson at square dance instructions. Don Patton is learning to call the dances and is .doing it in quite a professional manner. K.G.L.O. at Mason City has requested that members be sent there for a T.V. appearance, Feb. 20. This will be in charge of Chet Cook and a selection of participants was made by drawings. Participants will be Connie Metzger, Diane Markla, Siri Norton, Merle Ann Harig, Judy Friedars, Henrietta Cunningham, Karen Seller, Joan Klemm, Grace McKim, Ann Smith, Mary Lee Lammers, Zulabelle Ankenbauer. Merle Walker, Evelyn James, Jolene Gregory, Janice Bode, Cheryl Irrtmerfall, Joan Mlno, Joan Muckey, Ted McNeill, Jason EtheHngton, Don Paiton, Ronald Tschetler, Gary Cook, Dieter Gruner and Dean Dodds. Air Reserve Parly Members of the air corps re T serves meet each Thursday evening and other towns represented are Burt, Corwith, Emmetsburg, Graettinger, Clear Lake and Fort Dodge. Officers and the wives who attended the dinner Saturday evening at the Veterans club at Clear Lake and danced afterward at the Surf were Col. Fairbanks, Lt..Col. D. H. Hall, Maj. Richard Burt, Maj. Don Hemmingsen, Maj. Don Patterson, Maj. Leighton Misbach, Capt. Max Bartholomew, Capt. Neal Chapman, Capt. Dwaine Lighter, Capt. Murray Mowers, Capt. Ryland Phillips, Lt. R. Jackson, Lt. M. Welter, Lt. Marvin Schef- felman, and Mr and Mrs Dean Me Fadgen of Emmetsburg Junior College who is instructor. Engaged To Wed v' The engage- :|ment of Shirley •\\ Marlene John- Uon, daughter of 4, Mr and Mrs 3 Charles E. John- 1 ..on, Algona, la., ;was announced K recently. Miss ft Johnson will S wed Charles 3 Smith, formerly of Westaboro, Mo. Mr Smith is employed by the Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. iH Ibwa. Birthday Honors Mr and Mrs Orville Holdren entertained at a party Friday evening in honor of the latter's birthday. Those in attendance were her mother, Mrs Violet Walker of West Bend, Mr and Mrs Raymond Walker of Burt, Mr and Mrs Cecil Broesder of Whittemore, Mr and Mrs Merlin Walker, Shirley Holdren, Laura Broesder, Donna Mae Hanson, Melvin Oswald, James Voigt and Durwood Walker. Mr and Mrs Vevn Walker were unable to be present because of sickness of the son Jimmy. Anniversary Dinner Mr and Mrs Darrel McFarland had as supper guests Friday the former's parents, Mr and Mrs G. O. McFurland of Burt, a celebration of the second birthday of the son David and also an observance of the wedding anniversary of the senior McFarlands. They were joined in the evening by Mr and Mrs Lawrence Riedel, Linda and Betty, son-in- law and daughter and grandchildren of the honorees. The evening was spent socially and lunch was served. A six-page message in thai January issue of REAPER'S! DIGEST tells all about State I Farm Mutual—tho famou» "careful driver insurance company." U tells why Stat» Farm sells America's most widely-bought auto insurance • ... how State Farm, for -20 years, has passed substantial \ savings back to policyholderi J ... how State Farm keep* the "personal touch" in going to bat for policyhi)lder« who do have accident!. ••» "<•• 4 Careful drivers who w»n» full details—without cost or obligation —are urjjd to. |?jlflBe,rns_today at ' 841 f TAtt 'MM nilUU AUTOMMI1I iitUUlicf CWTAW Harold C, Sundet 300 E. Elm St. Swea Couple Back After Mexican Trip Swea CMy —* Mr and Mrs Adolph Mortensen and daughter Ruth of Fairmont, returned Thursday,. Jan. 19, from a ten- day trip into Mexico. .; Mrs Mortensen said they carrie home earlier than they had expected, because of the cold weather there. She reports that everything there is nice and green, the crops looking good and thr flowers beautiful. However, she wc-e winter clothes the entire time they were there and that there *vere very few tourists, as compared with the time they were there before. Mrs Dale Weds Mrs Gertrude Dale of Algona and Ralph Campbell of Sennet: were united in marriage Friday, Jan. 20, in the Methodist church at Blue Earth, Minn. Mrs Campbell's daughter and husband from near Fairmont, Minn., attended the couple. They plan to leave Wednesday, Jan. 25, for a six weeks' visit in California where Mr Campbell will visit grandchildren and Mrs Dale will visit her son, Dick, and family at Resada, Calif. Silver Wsdding Open house will be held by Mr and Mrs Clinton Bjustrom Sunday, Jan. 29, at their home SVi: miles north of Algona. Hours will be from 2 till 5 o'clock. The event is in observance of their silver wedding anniversary. Chance To Order trees, Shrub Soil Conservation -District eoopelrators may order trees and shrubs for wildlife planting at the;S. ,C. S. Office, according to Lyle Riedihgerj Work Unit Conservationist. Orders must total 500 plants, howeVer, species may be" ordered in 2SO lots or a packet of donifefs and shrubs, Four different kinds of pities, hbney.suckle' and multi- flora rose are included ort the available list. , The primary purpose of the plants must be for erosion control Or wildlife planting rather than to be used for windbreaks or ornamental purposes. Kossuth County ordefs" for conservation trees are filled bv the State Conservation Commissioner for a nominal fee. Mrs Rena Hagland entertained at dinner Sunday in honor oi Mrs Elsie Latson, Graettinger, who is visiting at the home ol Mrs Ida E. Larson andTJther friends. Other guests were Mrs Larson and Mrs Bina Haglund. Mrs Jean Tague, local chairman for the March of Dimes, an-,I no'unces there was to be a porch- light campaign to raise funds for polio Tuesday, January 24. Coin collectors have been placed in various business places 1 in Swea City, and drives in surrounding areas, and schools are underway. Heading township groups in this' area are Andrew Brones, Eagle; Lars Skaar, Grant; Melvin Logeman, Springfield; D. F. Perdue, Swea; Martin Dahl, Harrison; Mrs H. E. Looft, Seneca; Albert Kollasch, Greenwood and Eryin Klinksiek, Ledyard. •• Mr and Mrs Cecil Godfredson are vacationing in Florida with the Harold Krnntzes at this writing. The Swea Sunbeams 4-H club held their meeting at the Swea City Community school Saturday evening, Jan. 14. The meeting started with a pancake supper prepared and served by the girls to their families. Janet Walker gave a demonstration on "How To Make Drawer Divides;" Alice Pischt talked on "Ways To Improve Your Personality; Lavon Jensen gave a demonstration and led a discussion on "Uses of Picture Mats." The music for January included "Go Tell It On The Mountain." Mr and Mrs H. H. Heidenreieh, Stockton, 111., were guests of her sister and husband, Mr and Mrs Selmer Uhr last week, from Friday to Sunday. They left Sunday evening after having attended open house at the Floyd Smith home Good alfalfa meal from third- cutting alfalfa will provide a very satisfactory and economical source of bulk for pregnant sows^ County Over Top With U. S. Bonds Kossuth County citizens pur- -based more than $400,000 worth of savings bonds during a spirited drive to put the county over the top of its 1955 quota, according to chairman G. D. Shumway. At the end of November, Kossuth- 'had reached 78 percent of the yearly quota, and apparently^ wouldn't make it. By the,, end of the year, $1,800,552, just a few dollars over the quota, made the final goal of 100 percent. . Every coUnty in this area reached its goal with the exception of Emmet, which registered $981,553 in sales for 92 percent. Other totals were: Hancock, $1,138,115, 109 percent; Humboldt, $1,137,980, 115 percent; Palo Alto, $1,093,589, 101 percent; and Winnebago, $1,035,212, 101 percent. • Total sales in Iowa reached $174,737,900 for 108 percent of the quota, a gain of 20 million dollars and 13 percent over 1954, National sales were 10 percent over 1954. • 370 4-H Baby Beeves On Feed Two hundred twenty six Coun-. ty 4-H club members have 370 ] baby beeves on feed, according to Robert C. Johnson, county extension youth assistant. The calves were recently all weighed and tattooed by local club leaders. :. 4-H clubs with the largest beef enrollment are Whittemore with 28 members with 44 beef calves;, St. Joe, 17 members with 34; calves; Swea-Harrison .with 18: members with 33 calves; Lu-' Verne, 14 members with 22 calves; Frame 11 members, wi$ 22 calves; Union 11 member with 20 calves. Ail other 4-H projects will enrolled at a later date. Algona Upper Des Molne* FAftM SAIE CALENDAR '' Farmers having- sal?s caft get their dates listed here by contacting the Upper Des Moines, where farm sale advertising reaches the largest circulation,or any publication in Kossuth county. January" 25, Wednesday— Geo. Johnson farm sale,- machinery and livestock, 6 south of Algona, 6 east, l ] /4 south and ] /i .east; or 2Vi north of LuVerne county shed and % mile west. Quinn & Yungeberg, auctioneers; Farmers State Bank, LuVerne, clerk. Sale details last week. January 26, Thurs'day—Edwin Gade closing out sale at August Gade farm, 1 east and 1% north of West Bend, starting at 12:30. Good line of machinery, 12 head cattle, 300 chickens, hay and straw, Colwell Bros., auctioneers; Iowa State Bank, West Bend, clerk. Sate details in .the UDM last week. January 28, Salurdaf—Willrett Estate sale, complete details in the Upper Des Moines today. Quinn & Yungeberg, auctioneers. January 30, Monday,— H. W. Schultz, 5% wfest^of junction of highways 18 and 169. Complete line of farm machinery and some livestock. Dale Yungeberg, auctioneer, Whittemore State Bank, clerk. Complete details in the UDM today. Feb. 1, Wednesday—Bob Mil- Jer sale, 2 east and 3Vt north of LuVerne, or 8 south, 2 east and 1 south of Sexton. Machinery, 21 Holstein heifers to calve Mar. 1, and four cows. Yungeberg & Quinn, auctioneers. Sale details in UDM today. Feb. 2, Thursday—Mrs Pauline Northrop, 4 miles east of Bancroft. Complete line machinery, Holstein herd. Sale details later. Quinn & Yunge- berg, auctioneers; Titonka Savings Bank, clerk. Feb. 4, Saturday—Harold and Vernon Brown complete Holstein dispersal auction sale, % mile east of Corwith. Quinn & Yunge- berg, auctioneers; Corwith State Bank, clerk. Sale, details in UDM next week. Feb. 6, Monday — Paul Hurn farm sale, 3 west and 4 south of junction 169 & 18. Yungeberg & Colwell auctioneers; Iowa State Bank, clerk. Fob. 7, Tuesday—Ray Muller, 4 north of Wesley. Complete closing out sale, full line* of machinery. Security State Bank, clerk. Sale details later in TJQM. Lee Colwell, auctioneer. February 8 & 9—Corwin Peer, southeast of Algona, complete closing out sale, including Int; machinery nnd herd ,of dairy Oattle with about 50 cows. Sale details later. Yungeberg & Quinn, auctioneers; Iowa State Bank, Algona, clerk, February 14, Tuesday—Robert Mullen sale, starting 1 p.m., 2 east on highway 18 from Cylinder. Lloyd Berkland and Henry Moore, auctioneers; Cylinder State Bank, clerk. Sale details later in this paper. Feb. 16* Thursday—Bert Geerdes & Son, 3 Vt south and 1<& east of Lakbta. Purebred Spotted Poland China bred gilt sale. Details later. February, 16, Thu*s4«V;,f J£ Kain complete closing .out sale of livestock and machinery, 7 miles N. E. of Algona. Yunge- berg & Fraser, auctioneers. Sale Details in UDM later. Feb. 21, Tuesday—Ernest Votteler sale, 2 west and 2 & south of Fenton. Berkland & ? or <; vlt > auctioneers; First Trust & Savings, clerk. Sale details in UDM later. Feb. 23, Thursday — F. A. Drone, 3 south, 3 west and 1'A, south of Titonka, Yungeberg & Fraser, auctioneers; Security State Bank, clerk. Sale details jn.tJDM. Jaier^,..,, A ^.:;.;;, ot charge , lected for the sale. . NEED : PRIffT'lNb? . GOOD; work at fair prices at the Uppet Des_MoineS Pub, Co.. Ajg<^l_l The Ai^na Upper Des Moinas ftas the largest circulation in Kos, suth county of any publication. • ' ' •- : - : « J- LAST WEEK OF THESE BIG MENS WEAR SAVINGS! id-Winter Buy One Tie - And Get Another Tie FREE! & Coats Men's Suits ENTIRE STOCK DRASTICALLY REDUCED! Values to $45.00 Values to $55.00 Values to $65.00 I 52 $ $ MEN'S DRESS SHOES —• 20% OFF , MEN'S DRESS SLACKS —— 20% OFF/ MEN'S WORK SHOES $1.00 OFF EACH PAIR SPORT SHIRTS - DRESS SHIRTS - MEN'S HATS WINTER CAPS - JACKETS - SPORT COATS All Greatly Reduced Last -Week To Make These Big Savings ! TOLIAMS Boys Winter Wear Also Slashed In Price BASEMENT CLEARA SALE! THDRS.-rW.-SAT. IAN. 26-27-28 3 days only LADIES DRESSES 117 dresses — 47 juniors' 66 half and regular sizes, 3 tall girls. These are all prices and each, is reduced to sell QUICKLY. ALL NEW THIS FALL . . . Beef Producers Plan A Tour The Kossuth County Beef Producer's Association is planning a tour Friday afternoon, Feb. 3, according to Dean Barnes, county extension director, Algona. The tour will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Frank Rotterman farm 1 mile north and 2 l .i miles east of Lod- yard or 4 miles south and one- half mile west of Elmore, Minn A newly constructed hay dryer and self-feeder will be discussed and viewed as one of the highlights of the tour. The Beef Producer's Association directors who planned this tour urge all farmers to attend. ADVERTISING in ihe Algoni Upper Des Moines reaches more families in Kossuth county than toy other publication, LADIES SKIRTS 38 ladies wool skirts — values to $17.00, sizes 10-16. ALL NEW. On sale at just two prices-3.98 & 6.98! LADIES SLACKS Six pair of ladies slacks—were $8.00 now — '. $3.98! LADIES SUITS 8 Ladies Suits—one size 11 — was $55.00, will sell for $17.98 i I ! The finest MIRON fabric. 7 half sizes - 121/2-141/2 -181/2-221/2. All fine PRINTZESS suits which sold for $60.00 — for Spring and Fall — now $29.98 . . . BORGANA COATS Here is the big treat... 11 coats made of the finest BORGANA ... 4 short styles and 7 long coats . , . beige, moonlight, charcoal, and seal brown. THIS IS THE FIRST TIME THESE HAVE BEEN REDUCED . . . Save from $15.00 to $40.00 and get the best for less . . , GIRLS COATS Sizes 4-5-6-6x-7-8- and teen age coats. All materials and colors. Values to $30,00 — while they last — $10.98 - $12.98 - 14.98 ! ! I GIRLS DRESSES 28 only and they won't last til the second day at this price. Sizes 4-12 and teen age styles . , , $1.98 and $6.98 . . . ALL NEW DRISSES . . . MILLINERY All ladies and girls hats are .___ 98c - $1.98 - $2.98 LADIES ROBES 3 long robes and 7 short robes. Cotton and rayon. Fitted and Idose styles. These were selling to $18 ________-___„ $3.98 - $6,98 . , , LADIES WOOL COATS 58 coats left — small to large, all fabrics and colors. Sale prices begin at $15.00. We will sell every one of these coats during these three days . .', don't wait any longer. LADIES JACKETS Four jackets $3.98 — $5.98 LADIES RAINCOATS This is the real BARGAIN of the sale - fully lined THIS-YEARS RAINCOATS for the coming months . . . were $13.00 now only $4.98 only six so HURRY. MATERNITY SUITS 8 Suits only — some sold for $18.00 -just two prices - $3.98 and $8.98, Some new and some from last season. THIS IS THE END... YOUR LAST CHANCE... WE HAVE REDUCED EVERYTHING FOR A COMPLETE SELL-OUT IN THREE DAYS... YOU KNOW WHAT BARGAINS YOU GET DURING OUR BASEMENT SALES... DON'T MISS THIS ONE... BIGGER AND BETTER THAN EVER! BUT REMEMBER... 3 DAYS ONLY-THURSDAY THRU SATURDAY I! Th « CHRISCHILLES STORE

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