The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 24, 1956 · Page 20
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, January 24, 1956
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2-Alflona (la.) Upper Dei MoinM Tuesday, January 24, 19S6 Mrs Charles Wagner has been on the sick list with flu and a tall bladder attack. Arthur Obrechl has been working on an interior decorating job at Pocahontas the past week. Mr and Mrs L. J. Nelson had Mr and Mrs G. D. Hart of Bancroft as recent dinner guests. Mr and Mrs R. M. Phillips were visited Thursday by Mr and Mrs M. E. McClain of "Fremont, Neb. Leonard Meissner spent from last week Monday till Thursday attending a sales meeting at St. Paul, Minn. George, Diane and Barbara Newland, children of Mr and Mrs George Newland, are recovering from chicken pox. Royanne, daughter of Mr and Mrs L. C. Nichols had a tonsillcc- tomy at the Meyer and Richardson clinic a week ago Friday. Mr and Mrs Alex Nielsen were visited last weekend by their son and daughter-in-law, Dr. and Mrs Glen Nielsen of Des Moines. Mr and Mrs Ray Beamish and Mr and Mrs A. B. Oakland drove to Ames last weekend to visit the son and daughter, Mr and Mrs Jerry Beamish. Mr and Mrs Paul Parkins have been visited by the former's mother, Mrs L. B. Parkins, of Brazil, Ind., who came Dec. 24 and concluded the visit Saturday. Mr and Mrs Gale Slockwell went to Britt Monday to attend the funeral services for Mrs Stockwell's aunt, Mrs Cyrus Eisman, 85, who died following a stroke. The January meeting of the Plum Creek 4-H Club was held at the Plum Creek Community- Room. It was Dad's night and our families were guests to a potluck supper. • Mr and Mrs Julius Peterson had their son-in-law, Harold Anderson of Penningtpn, Minn., as overnight guest Friday. He was cnroute to Spencer to transact business. Mr and Mrs Earl C. Cooper and children visited Sunday at Pocahontas with the former's mother, Mrs Cora Cooper, who is recuperating from a broken hip at the Good Samaritan Home. Carole Nutter, home economics teacher here, went to Jolley Friday to attend the funeral services for;., her grandmother, Mrs Ed Nutter, 78. Mrs Nutter was a • cousin of Mrs Mattie McWhorter. Mrs Frank Ostrum and grandson Jerry are leaving Thursday for Mankato, Minn., and will spend the weekend with Mr and Mrs Ed Ostrum. Jerry was sick last week with tonsillitis and throat infection. Mr and Mrs Henry Nelson end the latter's parents, Mr and Mrs Gale Stockwell were visited a week ago Sunday by Mr and Mrs William De Kruif, of Mason City. Mrs DeKruif is also a daughter of the Stockwells. Mr and Mrs Lawrence Riedel had the former's parents, Mr and Mrs W. O. Riedel of Burt as dinner guests last week Sunday. Tuesday evening the junior Rie- dels were guests of Mr and Mrs Monte Kinseth. Claude Samson is gradually improving from the recent light stroke he suffered a few months ago and during the milder weather the'first part of January was taken down town by his daughter, Mrs Victor Parsons. Mr and Mrs Orval Joseph and family spent a week ago Saturday at Fort Dodge with Mrs Joseph's brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs Bert Smith. The Smiths and their sons Dan and Steve spent last week Monday here with the Josephs. Mr and Mrs Ted Monger who have been living at Sioux City are now at Omaha, Neb. Mrs M'inger is the former Shirley Moe, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ralph Moe. Mr Monger i.s manager of a parts department for Plymouth and other cars. Mr and Mrs Robert Carney, Mrs Heinie Fisher and Mrs Mary Lytle spent Sunday at Rochester, Minn., where they visited Mr FLsher who i.s in St. Mary's hospital and Mrs R. B. Waller who is in the Methodist hospital, and also Kenneth Cook in St. Mary's hospital. Gloria Joseph was given an after school party Tuesday by her mother, Mrs Orval Jos-eph, a cejcbration of her i!th birthday Guests were Jane Andrews Joyce Anderson. Judy Egel. Lvnn and Leslie Norton, Jeanetu- Roepke, Diane Strobbe and the honoree's sister Kathy. Mrs Paul Parkins spent frcv Monday til! WednesoVv Lit Grae- Itin^er with ner brother-in-law and siiter. Mr and Mrs Bob Sim onsen. Mrs Simon.-en will bt remembered as Sue Morlan ano was a cosmetologist here. Th- daughter. Sjr/ira Simon.-en had ;in appendectomy at the Either- villtr ha*pit«l and Mis Parkin.- ajjfcistcd in the woi k .'it home. Mr and Mrs Norman Hanevik of Elinore, Minn are proud parents of their U:>t child, a buy born Jan. 19, and wei^hinjj 7 ihs. 1 oz. Mrs Hunevik is tin fanner Dunm Rent/. Juu.yr.ter ol Mr and Mrs Milu Rentz, Algona. Mr* Hanpyik will stay 5 or 0 weeks with nor parents, as .\h HatirvJk is in the air force >ta- itomd at San Francisco. He will h?av<? Saturday lor California. ami teter Mrs Hanevik win fly to Oe tiuiii tier Mrs Bob Schoby has been confined to her home the past week with sciatica. Mrs Max Mesing and son Wallace spent Friday at Mason City with friends. Mrs V. L. Gunder was hostess to the members of her Thimble Club Monday afternoon. Dr. and Mrs Harold Meyer spent Sunday at Des Moines where the doctor attended a board meeting. Charie, daughter of Mr and Mrs Henry Nelson was absent from school a few days last week with a throat infection. Mr and Mrs Robert Welter spent alst week Sunday at Corwith with the former's parents, Mr and Mrs R. C. Welter. Mrs Minnie Matern was recently visited by her son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs Mchael Matern of Norwood, Minn. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Lallier entertained Mr and Mrs Maurice Laubenthal of Wesley and Mr and Mrs Mike Bormann Thursday evening. Mr and Mrs L. J. Reed drove to Sherburn, Minn, last week Sunday to see the latter's father, Charles Bassett who is hospitalized there. Mrs Ray Cook has been absent from the Ben Franklin store a few days last week. She was suffering an ear and throat infection and sinusitis. Mr and Mrs Leo Mergen will have their son Darrell home over the weekend between semesters. He is a student at St. Thomas college, St. Paul. Mr and Mrs Arthur Ristau had as dinner guests Sunday their son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs William Ristau and son Rickie Ray of Eagle Grove. . Mr and Mrs Carl Morck Sr. spent Thursday and Friday at Minneapolis, Minn., with'their son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs D. D. Greer and family. Mr and Mrs Dick Meyer were visited over the weekend by their son Richard and his fiancee Alice Floyd of Vinton. Richard is employed there at the Collins radio shop. Mr and Mrs L. J. Reed, Mr and Mrs Mel Thompson and Mr and Mrs Raymond Stoeber of Fenton, brother-in-law and sister of Mrs Reed, drove to Des Moines Sunday to attend the auto show. Mrs Pauline McGuire is on the sick list with flu. She has been staying with Mrs Agnes Laidley who has not been well of late. "Her daughter, Mrs Milton Dahl is with her during Mrs McGuire's sickness. Mrs Fay Minard and son George, 7, have returned from Iowa City after George had a check up at the orthopedic hospital and had his braces changed. He suffered an attack of polio some time ago and has been under doctors' care since then with periodic examinations. Mr and Mrs Arthur Mallory of Hampton were here Thursday to see the latter's sister, Mrs Isabel Hauser who was taken to St. Ann hospital Wednesday. She has not made good recovery from an attack of flu. They also visited Dora Mitchell, sister of Mrs Hauser and Mrs Mallory. Mr and Mrs Douglas Wildin had as dinner guests last week Sunday Mr and Mrs Rudy Harig and Randy of Livermore, Mr and Mrs Adrian Harig, Raymond Harig, Julius and Merle Ann, of LuVerne, Mr and Mrs August Harig, Mr and Mrs Leslie Wildin and son Leslie Don, Mrs Elsie Hansen and Junior Zeigler. Mrs Thomas Hubbard left Wednesday for her home at Portland, Ore., after a visit of seven weeks with her aunt, Mrs Tilla McCall. Mrs Hubbard and her sister, Mrs Stella Miller came to be with Mrs McCall during her recent sickness. Mrs Miller returned home three weeks ago. The women are sisters and are former residents here. Honor Host Of G.O.C Volunteers About 125 persons attended Ground Observer Corps Day festivities at. Lucia Wallace school Wednesday night. Top award given by the air corps during the night went to Edward Roepke. He was given the distinguished achievement award for his efforts in designing and helping to erect the new GOC tower recently. Presentation was by Lt. Levine, Mason City detachment commander, who also gave over 60 other awards during the night. Short talks were presented by Levine and Mayor C. C. Shierk. John Wood, local supervisor of the GOC, was given a supervisor's certificate by Levine. Twenty-five persons received the meritorious award and service badge with 250 hour badge. They were Charles D. Paxson, Robert E. Carr, Rev. G. G. Hall* auer, C. C. Shierk, Edward Roepke, Raymond Reid, Glenn Harms, Herbert Schauer, Kenneth Hackbarth, Emil Lovstad, Richard Godfredsen, William Foth, Glenn Jones, Robert McMahon, William Laing, J a e Givens, Dave Macumber, Larry Wicks, Robert Hardy, Allen Hidlebaugh, Glenn Strayer, Firman Laing, Jr., John Wood, A. E. Briggs and Jean Miner. One hundred hour service badges went to Dr. N. J. Kelley, Vern Burns, Garry Cook, Paul Christoffers, Darrel Fisher, Char- Wins Scholarship Medal In ROTC An Algona ROTC cadet at the State University of Iowa, James Kelley, son of Dr. and Mrs N. J Kelley, was one of 19 students to be awarded the air force ROTC scholarship medal at a ceremony held last Friday. The awards are made annually to students recommended by the air force ROTC awards and decorations board. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.U (B) or better, and must have an "A" in Air Science. CnJ. Charles G. Kirk, professor f air science, said. John Jr. Shaw of Britt, and Ruynard Sommerfeki of Woden were two others hum this aren recc-ivin.i; thU high honor. Wedding Licenses To Four Couples Four licenses to wtd have btvn issued during the p;,.-,t week ' at th'i- office of Alnut Pearson, clerk ! thv district court here. Tlv.'v went to tlii.- lulhnving couples: J;tn. IT — Hubert V'aske. Ban- iTut't. ana Belly Riebhofi. Burt: Donald Beadell and Carolyn Strandmo. both of Mank^lo. Jiir.. 19 — Win Deyan ,,nd An- j Ha Simons. ' JL:|, - ! L.I. i V L.lOJJL- Ulllt ' les Johnson, Lance Stevens, William Miller, Nicol Clark, Joe Hoenk, Clifford Esser, Martin Huber. Donald Goeders, Glenn Culbertson, Leonard Meissner, Eugene Cook, Kenneth Harris, David Hulchins. Charles Clark, A. F. Agena, James Sheridan, .< Zuhibel Ankenbauer, Patricia i Thompson, Rebecca Jergenson, ; Carol Shore, Judy Reinders, Judy Strahorn, Joyce Huenhold, Karen Mishak, Sandra Strahorn, Marcia Anderson, Cheryl {m- merfall, Carole Wittkopf. Marianna Steele. Margaret Hardgrove and Karen Hutchins. Wings were also/presented to 22 Girl Scouts whc/did not have them. 5 Day Spell of 16 To 21 Below Hits Kossuth Area Organize 26th 4-H Girls Club A new girl's 4-H club was recently organized in Kossuth County. This is the 2Gth girl's club and has been organized in Springfield township for girls in or around that area. Edith Risk, daughter of Mr and Mrs Merle Risk, Elmore, Minn., was elected as president with Sylvia Wilhelmi, daughter of Mr and Mrs Adam Wilhelmi, Elmove, Minn., elected as secretary-treasurer. Other .officers and club chairman will be elected at the next meeting to be held Feb. 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the Merle Risk home. Girls 10-21 are invited to join this 4-H club and are urged to attend the meeting on Feb. 8. WE ARE HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE THAT Fred Lupkes has joined our SERVICE DEPT. Fred has been a top-rated mechanic in thjs area for many years. He will welcome all his old customers at his new place of operation . . . and invites all others to let him help with their auto needs. CENTRAL MOTORS DE SOTO ANETPCYM5UTH Algona Co-Operative Creamery Co. Annual Meeting Postponed Until March 15,1956 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular annual meeting of the stockholders and subscribers to Capital Stock of the Algona Cooperative Creamery Company, according to Article Ten of the Articles of Incorporation, shall be held in Algona, Iowa, on the last Saturday in January, 1956, for the purpose of election of directors for the coming year and for receiving and, if approved, ratifying and confirming all the facts and proceedings of the Board of Directors of the corporation done and taken during the preceding year, and any other business as may properly come before thi$ .annual meeting. At a meeting of the Board of Directors on January 14, 1956, it was unanimously agreed upon to postpone the annual meeting of the Algona Cooperative Creamery Company to March 15' 1956, in the V. F. W. Hall, Algona, Iowa. The board unanimously agreed that they would meet in the Algona Cooperative Creamery Company office on January 28, 1956, and transact the postponement of the annual meeting to March 15, 1956. Dinner will be served at 12 o'clock, noon, to all members and their families, by the V. F. W. Auxiliary, in the V. F. W. Hall. The business meeting will be called to order at 1:30 o'clock. ALGONA COOPERATIVE CREAMERY COMPANY M. P. Christiansen, Secretary The weather has been a main topic of conversation all over the area for the past seven days— tind because of one main feature -.-LOW TEMPERATURES. According to Weatherman Stu Albright at the airport, our low reading for each of those days dipped below zero, and on five occasions, way below. All this and snow, too. We got over 3 1 2 inches of snow, worth almost a sixth of an inch of moisture. Wednesday and Thursday and the white stuff ushered in another arctic blast. Lowest reading during the period was Saturday morning when the mercury dropped to 24 be- ow, but a -19 Sunday and -21 Monday also gave everyone fits, rendering many cars useless, making coal piles disappear and running fuel oil through furnaces in record-breaking fashion. Readings Date Jan. 17 _.. 18 _.. 19 ... 20 -.. 21 ... 22 ... for the Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. week: Hi - 1Q .. 6 .. 5 ..-5 ... 0 .. 8 Jan. 23 -4 -16 -13 -24 -10 -21 Wednesday's snow slowed traffic and became packed on city streets and made highway travel hazardous in protected areas. Roads are near normal now. Mf»re snow is in the forecast. Anita Simons Is Honored With Shower, Jan. 22 St. Benedict — A pre-nuptial shower in honor of Anita Simons was held Jan. 22 at the St. Benedict school hall. Anita, who is a daughter of Mr and Mrs George Simons, will become the bride of William Degen of Whittemore Jan. 28. "500" was the entertainment. Door prize was won by Mrs Herb Arndorfer, high prize by Mrs Lawrence Cink low by Mrs Al Rosenmeyer, anr plate prize by Mrs Henry Arn dorfer. Infant's Baptism Ronald Bernard, infant so; of Mr and Mrs Alvin Recker born Jan. 11, was baptized Sun day by Father Ahmann. Spon -sors were Elmer 'Hellman anc Mrs Marie Kisch. Return From Coast Mr and Mrs Leo Ludwig will be back from a California trip of almost three weeks, by the time this ne,ws reaches you. They made the trip both ways by rail. While there they visited Mr and Mrs E. C. Campbell of Los Angeles, the latter, the former .orraine Arndorfer, daughter of Mr and Mrs John. A/rndorfer, 'orm£fly of St. Benedict, but now of Algona. At Santa Monica hey visited Mrs Ludwig's sister, MeWina. At San Diego they visited Mr and Mrs Roy McKenna, the latter is Marianne, also daughter of the John Arndorfers. At the same city they visited Mrs ! Ludwig's brother and sister-in- law and niece, the Oscar Simons family. At Los Angeles another brother of Mrs Ludwig, Albert and his wife Eileen were visited, also Eileen's parents, Mr and Mrs Joe Ulrich of Culver City, Calif. At Long Beach a brother and sister-in-law of Leo Ludwig, Mr and Mrs Tenor Ludwig, were visitefk. Harriet Simons kept the home fires burning. C. D. of A. Party On Jan. 19 the C. D. of A. had its monthly meeting. Betty Daley is 1he grand regent of this court. The members approved of giving $200 worth of maps, books, and other necessities to the school. Frances Capesius was chairlady of the lunch committee. Jean Eischen, Caroline Kunkel and Mary Jane Lickteig were also on this committee. Prizes were given out by the entertainment committee. Esther Mayer was chairlady of this grou'p. 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