The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 24, 1956 · Page 10
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, January 24, 1956
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r MetttW Tusiday, January 24, 1956 M« ahd Mrs W. M. fleeting _ . , Came grandparents for the third time oh Thufsday When a daugh- teC W« Bdhito the KevY atid Mrs Everett plfick a't Cleafwatdr, Kan. $he has beeh named Billle Jean atfa she,has two sis'tete, Mary Ann ahd Pfttila.' Mi's (Seer- tog left Saturday to assist with the family, taking with hir little • PfiUltf Black wl it) had beert • speftdlng the pn'sl fcmJpl* of weeks here with her grandparents. i ' Mrs Mlllon Will left . day to accompany, hef'Sister, Mrs Dutch Witme'gar 'of Ce'dar Rapids 6ft 'a two Week trip to Flbrida. The three oldest Will boys are being cared for at home by their father and thg baby is with Mrs •Frank Sehattsehneider. .Mr arid Mrs Claif Thomas spent Friday at Mason City where, they attended a showing of Skelgas appliances at the Hotel Hertford. Last Sunday the Thomas ."family' were dinner giiestsfbf Mr and Mrs'Cecil Bennett at Estherville. At Ihe Presbyterian Women's Organization meeting oi\ Thurs- If'S DIAMOND'S SURPLUS FOR > Jackets > Overshoes ^Blankets *' '" ^T -, * " > Caps 1 Gloves 1 Underwear 1 Sweat Shirts Everything In Warm Winter Wear ALGONA' ' day, three women Were honors by life memberships in the Mia siottaf'y and Christian Educatibn B 0 a t d s of the Presbyterian Church U1S.A. They Were Mrs M. H. Brower, Mrs A. B. Schenk and Mrs William Finn. The. member* ships are purchased by the local organization as recognition for outstanding service. . The recii* pierits ate chosen by secret ballot and the awards were complete surprises to them. Mrs Leroy Lee was hostess io her', bridge club on Thursday evening, Prizes were received by Mrs Jbhn Hopkins who had the high score with low. and Mrs Dick Post 0— 'The Eight Specs card club met Wednesday evening with Mrs Esther Helberg. Mrs Lester Johnson was a guest. Prizes .were refceived by Mrs Mable Lee, Mrs John Dutton and Mrs Johnson. —o— Mrs Bob Williams: was hostess to the* members of her sewing club last Tuesday afternoon. Mrs R. B. Waller is a Medical patient at Rochester, Minn, having gone there on Wednesday of last week. She is In the Methodist Hospital, for treatment 01 an intestinal obstruction. —o— Mrs D. G. ClOpion Went to Waterloo, Wednesday, where she attended funeral services for ;i friend. —o— The adult leaders of the Cubs, Scouts, and Explorers of the Lone" Rock District will have n training meeting Wednesday evening, 7:30 in the Home Economics room of the high school. Preparations will be made to celebrate Boy Scout week which comes in February. • —o— • The Guild, business women oi the Presbyterian Church, has postponed its regular meeting from Monday, Jan. 23 to Monday, Jan. 30. It will be held at the home of Mrs D. G. Clopton. —o— Mrs L. J. Cassell was hostess to her bridge club on Monday afternoon at her home. Mrs Craig Smith was a guest. —o— Mr and Mrs W. H. Bartleii drove Mrs Bartlett's parents, Mr and Mrs W. A. Foster to Perry, Sunday, where they took a train for a month's vacation in California. The Fosters planned to go to Long Beach where they will visit Mrs Mary Pratt and Mrs Foster's brother, J. W. Foster. j, QT-..T The annual Father and Son banojtM flf the M^tnfldisf cBurdh will bs held Wednesday evening Special speaker will be the ReV Joties; s df -Belmond f i a 'fonfllf Ohaplafrt ifi Korea*• -_ . Mel CaftlA fttttB ifldSis Wedr nesday. afternoon at the home o: Mrs Pat Chris'chilles. .Tftenrb- grattt on medieval horns w'ill be presented by Mfs Paillette Brad ley and Mrs Opal Bourne. Mr and had as their guests Si*ahofn over the _ weekend, Mf a'nd Mrs Bob Rich' ardsort and children, former Al gonans fibw of Cedaf Falls. tICE! I have moved my law offices to the recently remodeled ALGONA HOTEL building just west of the Securily State Bank, effective immediately. Attorney-At-Law Phone 12 Algonu NOTICE! I have moved my insurance HRency to the remodeled Al- jjona Hotel building and will be located in this building in the future. A. J. Ricklefs INSURANCE AGENCY Phone 351 Algona Mr arid -MA Beth' krause be came 'the parents of * their fourth child Saturday when a daughter was born to them at St. Artn hospital. Mrs K'rause is the former Beverly Stebritz. —o— Alpha Psi chapter of Beta Sigma Phi meets this evening, (Tuesday) at the home of Mrs Bill Cummings. The group will attend a movie at th6 Algeria Theater. Mr and Mrs Richard Cook spent Monday in Des Moines. —o — Mrs Don Sherman and daughters, Claudia and Linda went to Britt Friday for the weekend with Mrs Sherman's parents, Mr and Mrs Kenneth Bouglitoh. Mr Sherman joined them on Saturday evening. '—o— Mr and Mrs Don Clapsaddle and two boys have been visiting here at the parental, H. D. Clapsaddle's. Don, who is in the Air Force, left the first of the week for Puerto Rico where he Will be stationed. Mrs Clappsaddle and the children will remain here until living quarters can be secured. She is the former Jo Pelisek. Mrs Dean Taylor was a patient at St. Ann hospital from Tuesday until Thursday of la.'it week, suffering from bronchitis. She is now at home but must remain in bed. —n— Mrs Johft Scholies, former resident now of Ames, spent last week visiting friends here. She was accompanied to Ames by Mrs Martha Sherman who went on to Des Moines for a Week with her son and daughter- in-law, Mr and Mrs Neal Sherman. Kossuth's Ring Tests Completed The week of Jan. 3 found all creameries and milk drying plants in Kossuth County cooperating with the State'Depart- ment of Agriculture ring testing technicians on a Brucellosis ring test,' according to Dean Barnes, county extension director, Algona. The test made an 1025 dairj herds show a 13.07% testing strs=- picious for brucellosis. This is a decrease from the last ring test. The ring test is run on a small sample of milk or cream from eacn herd. It is a screening test and designed to be followed by individual cow blood tests when a herd tests suspicious in a ring test. Ring tests are run every six months to help the dairymen eradicate brucellosis from their herds. Percentage testing suspicious has dropped from a high of 24% in 1953 to the present 13.07% which show dairyman are making, progress, according to Barnes. At Whi ttemore For fateds WKilietnoifS' — Relative! Of Mr afid Mi's Walfe!" fllerstedt plea- sarttly sufpfisedithem 6ti the'ir 25th wedding 'anniversary Satm 1 ' day evening at a six o'clock dinner at the fronts of Mr* Amanda RUhnke, mother of Mrs,,Blersiedt. Besides Mr<S Ruhnke the other hostesses were Mrs. Bierstedt's brothers and sister's, who are'as follows: Mr and Mrs EfWin Ruhnke, Mr ahd Mrs Fred Ruhnke, Mr and Mrs Earl Steier, Mr and Mrs Hugo Bernirighaus, Mr and Mrs William Hanover Jr. of here and Mr and Mrs Maurice Thompson of Algona. Other guests Who wore present were Rev. and Mrs A. C. Krueger, Herman Bierstedt of Fairville; Mr and Mrs Rudolph H. Berninghaus of West Bend; and Mr and Mrs Theodore Bierstedt )f Whittemore. Mr and Mrs Bierstedt were married Jan. 21, 1931, in St. John's Lutheran church by the ate Rev. R. Kabliti:, pastor of St. John's then. They are the parents of two boys, Norbert and John, and one daughter Joari,. all t home. Immediately after their mar- iage they moved on Hie former Frank Yeager eighty aure farm northwest of Whitterriore, .on which they still reside. . , ' Mr and Mrs Biehltedt received many useful gifts 'tin this happy nniversary. losls Ai Pinochle, . Mr and Mrs Louis' Braatz entertained a number of relatives and'friends at a ' pinochle party Sunday evening. Present were Mr and Mrs J. S. Nordseth, Rev. and Mrs Paul G. Weinhold, Mr and-Mrs Erwiri Struecker, Mr and Mrs Harry Schmeling,. Mr'- and Mrs Arthur Heidenwilh and ,Mr and Mrs Henry Wichtendahl. Mr and Mrs Alfred Meyer entertained at a six o'clock 'dirtrier at their home Sunday evening. Present were Mr and Mrs Alfred Bruhn'and,family of Depew, Mr and Mrs Richard Preston and family, and Darrell Meier of Cylinder and Mr and Mrs Earner Ruhnke and family of Lotts Creek. Mr and Mrs George Meyer had as dinner guests at their home Sunday evening "Mr and, Mrs William Meyer Sr., Mrs Mathilda Meyer, Mr and Mrs Henrian Voigt, Mr and Mrs Erwin Bruhn, Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith and Mrs Dorothy Rosehdahl and son Danny and daughter Kay Frances. The evening was spent playing pinochle and a luncheon ^was served later in the evening. Mr and Mrs Leroy Elbert !of. Whittemore and Mr and Mrs Lester Miller of Des Moihes left Saturday on a two week's tour through the western states. Dr. E. B. Mathiasen and family of Council. Bluffs and Mrs Harry Hargreaves of Algona visited with Mr and Mrs Thomas Carmody Saturday. Mrs 'Hat- graves is a. daughter and Mr? Mathiasen is a granddaughter of the Carmody's. Mr and Mrs Willis Kuecker, Mr and Mrs Harlan Balgeman and family, Mr and Mrs Erwin Siems of here and Eugene Harberger of Anita, Neb. were Sunday visitors at the home of Mr and MM Kife'eker Of West Bend. '» ',/••• Mf arid iMfSEf win StfuecMf, > andcMf* jYaiter, striker • aaug'Hter, Bold, df. West ehjiMr afid Mf S Efnest Bertiau and sfattiflS! of Corwith /andl Mr; and Mrs Hugo Meyer were Suh* day dinner guests al the home of Mrs Anna Dau. Mi- arid Mrs Alfred Meyer and sons Gayle alicl Roger and Mrs Mathilda Meyfef Were' Friday evening visitors with Mr" and Mrs Herman Voigt. Last week/ Sunday evehlng tJihrier guests at the Alfred Mey- ei 1 home wfife Mf and Mrs Rbbett Dreyer and family, Mr,arid Mrs Ronnie Stephehs and family arid Mrs Robert Greyer Sr. of Algorta and Mr and Mrs William Zumach and family of Lotts Creek. Mr and Mrs, Archie Voigt visited at the hbrrie of Mr arid Mrs Harold Kuee'ker' Sunday afternoon. Altar Society At Bancroft Has Election Bancroft — Mrs Joseph Sch- wankl was chosen president of the Altar Society-at their meeting. Friday afternoon. Mrs Jess Marlow was elected secretary arid Mrs L. J. Nemmers was elected treasurer. ' Committees for the year are Breakfasts: Mrs Clem Heiar, Helen Cogley, Barbara Fritzler, Mrs. Roman Ricke, and Mrs John Kemna. Bake Sales—Mrs Leo Smith, Mrs Tom Garry, and Mrs Lawrence Kemna. Social: Mrs Homer McCarthy, Mrs George Lickteig. Mrs Lawrence Walsh, Mrs Jde Kramer, and Mrs Francis Menke. Altar: Mrs J. H. Welp, Mrs Henry Grandgenett, and Mrs Joe Donahue. Menke and Jan Clark. Marfefte Ferguson received a gold seal fflf seven years of Club Worn. J- 1 Mrs George Rah« $nd Mrs Jf. F tfelirisky ' were guests for the Evening. . '-. , ' Miss Aghes Olsefi-began teaching at Swea City high schc-ol whefe she replaces Mrs Don Welp of Baftefoft who resigned at the end of the first semester.; Word was received that Mrs Bess Peterson of Bancroft vmo has been visiting at St. Paul underwent major surgery in the hospital in St. Paul. David Wilhelmi who has completed the fifst semester at Carrfpion Hif?h School in Prairie du Chien, Wis., returned hOrne Saturday. David is a freshman. Mrs Rose Mortenson who has been with her daughter, Mrs J. F. Helinsky returned to Holy Family hospital Friday. A group of students and five sisters of St. John's went to Estherville Friday, Jan. 20, Where they attended the Passion Play. Those attending were Louise Garry, Patricia O'Donnetl, Betty Heldorfer, Marianne Mulliaah, Patricia Graydon. Darlene Simmons, Kay Ditsworth, Betty Johnson. Patty Hatton. Joanrt Lensing, Marjorie Ziemet, Donna Bergman, Marilyn Haupert. Ann McGuire, Betty Cogley, Marianne Nurre, Joann Hellman. Rita Antoine, Richard doche, Sister Wilfrid, Sister Marceline, Sister Augusta, Sister Evangeline, and Phil Garry. Mr and Mrs Gordon Delperdang are the parents of a daughter born Wednesday, Jan. 18 at St. Ann hospital. 100th Mrs Breta Invick, of Decorah, recently .joined the ranks of Iowa centenarians. She completed her 100th year in January. ^ Born in Norway, she came to Winneshiek county at the age of. 14 and has lived there since. Parents of Son Mr and Mrs Alyin Recker of St. Benedict are the parents of a boy born Sunday morning at St. Ann's hospital. Mrs Recker is the former Marie Hellmaiv daughter o'f Mr and Mrs Leo Hellman of Bancroft. Move To Waterloo . Mr and Mrs Lawrence Schiltz and family have moved to Waterloo-where Mr Schiltz will work. Mr and Mrs Walter Schiltz will move to the Lawrence Schiltz farm and Mr and Mrs Herbert Schiltz will move on the Walter Schiltz. Herbert Schiltz has been custodian at St. John's Church. Blue & White 4-H The regular meeting of the Blue and White 4-H Club was held Jan. 13, at the home of Betty Menke. Roll call, on a good 4-H resolution was answered by 13 members. Marianne Nurre and Jan Clark gave a talk on 4-H Leadership school they attended. Marianne Nurre gave a, talk on "Refinishing Wood." Calista Dankbar spoke on "Cosmetics My Size" and her sister Fidelis gave a talk about "My Part In Our Home." Margaret Williamson demonstrated on "Making A Hatbox." Betty Menke demonstrated on a mitcred corner. A guest Mary Staudt gave the girls some pointers on projects for this year. Five year certificates were awarded to Jean Rahe, Betty 'Fenfon News Mr and Mrs Dan f stetson. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Gilbaugh. Stanley and Craig of Graettiriger and Mr and Mrs Merle Voigt and girls were Sunday dinner gtiests in the Gerhart Hantelman home. Mr'and Mrs B. G. Berkeland visited with the Frank Franson family at Lincoln. Neb. Friday to Monday. Mr and Mrs Hilberl Hanielrnan of Mankato visited with Fenton relatives Friday. Seed Grain Now Is the time to clean yfiui' seed and avoid the conation at seeding time, we are equipped to offer you prompt and efficient service. We ffdvef a lar§> fidpad^j Clipper Cleaner and a Slurry type Seed Treater. Our rates are as follows? s ^ Cleaning of Seed Oats 3c per bu. Cleaning of Seed Soybeans Scperbu. Treating Seed Oats (Slurry or wet process, Ceresan furn- ished)....---—Scperbu* We carry a complete stock of field seeds. In addition to Regular Grades of fertilizer in dry form we offer you licjuid Fertilizer thif year. We invite you to come in and get our prices on Seeds and Fertilizer before buying. To avoid delays in getting your Grain Cleaned we suggest that you phone us for an appointment before bringing a load in. Davenport Elevator Company Phone 2611 WEST BEND, IOWA READ THE WANT ADS—IT PAYS You've got your chicks off to a flying start with FELCO CHICK STARTER. Now keep 'em gaining and growing with FELCO GROWING MASH. Your birds still have to develop bones, boq*y and feathers before they are ready to lay, FELCO GROWING MASH supplies the proteins, vitamins and minerals that chicks need to develop and grow. The better grown out yoMr pullets are at the time they start to lay ( the better they'll be able to stand the strain of laying. Stop in and see us soon. Remember: With FglCO, yog get tWf* cooperative layings. farmers Cooperative Society, Wesley. Bwrt Cooperative Elevator, Bwrt. Une Rock Cpoperntive ilevator Cp., lone Rock. Fenton Cooperative Elevator Co., Fenton. Whittemore Cooperative ilevetor, Whittemore. the Farmers Elevator, Bode. 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PRICES ARE NO HIGHER THAN A REGULAR RANGE! . 3 OF A SERIES^ -ACTUAL PHOTO AT DICK SORENSEN HOME "I've never regretted for a moment my switching from an eleciric ranae lo ihe new Calpric gas buiU-in untts which we installed in our new home south of Alaona " say* MM Dick Sorewn. "The convenience of having h«at instantly and shutting it off instantly ha* been a pleasant expewnee", she adds, Mr and Mrs Dick Soten. ?en n£ a ^ £ ulU ' l S cookl U9 umts and re-arranged the kitchen plans to fit them "Jl Th S-P£ lori ?- u . nits are ^ «"i»hed with *tainle»* steel to match the sink and other kitchen fixture* . . . and because Mr* Sorenwn thinks it's the easies/loktep clean. An engineered installation by Rapjd Thermoga* brought a smart new look to the kitchen and a happier housewife with Caloric gas built-ins. *3****£8**$'b*^ YOU'LL BE YEARS AHEAD WITH CALORIC BUILT-INS Come in and discuss with us how it can be arranged Rapid Thermogas Co. PHONE 16 - ALGONA SO- PHIUIPS ST.

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