The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 31, 1956 · Page 2
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, January 31, 1956
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l-Algona (la.) Upper Be* Molne* Tuesday, January 31, 1936 <ifhe Cresed 'Moiher'fj & Daughter's Club will hieet Wednesday, Feb. 8, at the home of Mrs Veronica Roethler. Mt and Mrs Ray Johnson were sponsors Sunday at Livermore for Mark Dana, infant son of Mr and Mrs Fritz Anderson. Mr and Mrs Robert Siffsbee Were recently visited by the letter's parents, Mr and Mrs Adolph Bruellman of West Bend. Mf and Mrs G. A. Sharp had their son und daughter-in-law Mr and Mrs Delbert Sharp of Nicolette, Minn., as guests last week Sunday, ' Mr and Mrs Dean Taylor were recently visited' by Mrs Taylor's aunt and cousin, Mrs Mabel Jenks and Mrs Harry Larson of Armstrong. - Mr and Mrs Harold Sundei visited the letter's brother-in- law and sister, Mr and Mrs Alfred Lemkee at Fonlanelle one day last week. Mr and Mrs Rex Taylor and Mr and Mrs Harry Greenberg have returned .from a motor trip to Florida and other southern points of interest. Mrs Ezra Blanchard speni last week in Waterloo with her daughter, Mrs Wayne Wolf, who had a spinal operation at the Schoitz Hospital, Waterloo. Michael Streil is expected next week from Iowa City where he is a student at the University arid will spend the time with his parents, Mr and Mrs Matthew Streit. Myrlle St. John has been employed at Whittemore i'or some time. She came from there Saturday to visit her brother and sister-in-law, Mr and Mrs Judd St. John. Richard Leo, son of Mr and Mrs Edward Miller and Gary Will- jams, son of Mr and Mrs Kenneth Garman were baptized last week Sunday in the St. Cecelia's Catholic church. Mrs Richard Cook came from Mason City Sunday to attend the Women of the Moose mid-winter convention. She also visited her son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs William Allen. ' Mr and Mrs Sid Spear had as guests Thursday the latter's brother-in-law and sister and riephew and his wife, Mr and Mrs George Schrader and Mr and Mrs Melvin Schrader respectively of Lakola. Mr and Mrs C. H. Simpson •ivere visited last week Monday ijy F. C. Elliott of Boorie, a^Iorm- pr business associate of Mr 'Simpson. Tuesday the/y were visited by their nephew John Craig of Grinnell. Mrs Henry Seller has returned from Miller und n visit of a few days with her son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Martin Bloich. Mrs Seller was sick with flu and prior to the visit hud been ailing. Dr. and Mrs Harold Erickson were visited last weekend by Mrs Erickson's parents and brother and sister-in-law, Judge and Mrs O. J. Anderson of Buffalo, Minn., and Dr. and Mrs O. 0. Anderson of Minneapolis, Minn. Mrs John Daub is again at the Roberts Nursing Home after having been at St. Ann hospital scvcrul days not long sign. She observed hfr 91st birthday Monday, and was well remembered by friends with cards and gifts. Mr and Mrs Sid Spear and Mr and Mrs John Thuenfe were visited from Friday till Monday by Mr and Mrs Jerry Thuente of Des Moines. Other guests at the Spears were their son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Don Bishey of Bntt. Sarah Kropf, housekeeper- companion of Mrs J. K. Srhuby, spent Sunday at West Bond with relatives. Wednesday IHT brother David and sister und husband, Mr and Mrs Nathan Banwart had as guests, Mrs Ruse Alt, Mrs Dora Walter of lloopostnn, 111., and George Wengc'r of C-iss- na Pi'rk, 111., who hud come to attend I ho funeral services lor Chris Alt. Mr and ,Mrt Williani Ridges have been visited by the former's brother, Charles E. Ridge who has been in the air force and located at Moro, Ark. He has been discharged from service and was enroute home to Great Falls, Mont. Mr and Mrs William*,Runehey had as guests Sunday Mr and Mrs Lester Hill, David, Earl and Richard of Mason City and Mr and Mrs Wayne Smith, Paul and Susan of West Bend. Mrs Hill is the former Hazel Powell, niece of Mr and Mrs Runchey. Mrs Homer Tutlle and son Richard returned Jan. 19 from Pomona, Cal., where they had visited the Tuttle's son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Walter Plumb and family. Mr Tuttle had accompanied them but came home sooner because of business. Saturday nighi supper gueslr at the Clarence Thilges home at Fenton were Mr and Mrs Marvin Abbas and son of Algona. Evening guests there were Mr and Mrs Tony Thilges and family of Irvington, Mrs Kalherine Thilges and son, Frank, Fenton. Mrs George Balluff and Mrs Ed Minn will meet with Mrs Iowa. They will go'vifc plane and while there will visit' friends in the city and at points in Connecticut. The soft David was brought home with ' his grand' fcafefits arid will remain here air-Ing- their absence. Dean Tuesday evening (tonight) to make .plans for the square dance to be held Saturday evening in the recreation rooms df the Methodist church, an entertainment for the youth group. Mr and Mrs Irvin Kramer of Bancroft, son-in-law and daughter o£ Mrs Veronica Roethler .became parents by adoption of a six week old daughter last week. She has been named Jane Susan. They also have an adopted son Allen 4, whom they took a few years ago. Mrs Mary Nelson was taken io Mason City last week by Mr and Mrs Bruce Eekhart of Humboldt to entrain for California where she will spend a month with her sons-in-law and daughters, Mr and Mrs Bernard Hurn and Mr and Mrs Charles Berrickman at Glendale, and Mr and Mrs James Payne at San Bernadino. Tom Dailey has returned from California where he had spent several weeks with a son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs J. A. Vander Haeghen at Oakland and his mother Mrs Margaret Dailey and brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs Shepherd at Fontana. Mrs Dailey will soon reach her nTntieth year and is Mr and Mrs Harry Godden plan to leave in the near future for a visit of a month in California. At Westchester they will be with their son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Tom Rabun and family. They will also visit Dale McDowell, former teacher here, at Burbank and will spend some time with friends at San Diego. Mrs Rose Potter and Mrs Mary Sorensen are leaving this week for California to visit their respective son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mi's Orrie Norstad at Riverside and Mr and Mrs Wilfred Kinseth of Huntington Park. During Mrs Sorensen's absence her brother and sister-in-law, Mr and Mrs S. C. Mower of Renwick will manage her rooming house. The women will return March 1. Mr and Mrs Martin Kruse of Worthington, Minn, called on the A. M. Andersons Thursday en- route to Tampa, Fla. for a month's vacation. They are former residents of Algona and Mr Kruse is in the quonset building business now. Their two sons, Monte- und Richard are in college. Monte i.s studying at Worthington to be a teacher and Richard is at Iowa State taking up architectural work. Mr and Mrs Glen Raney went In Iowa Falls for the weekend and visited their son-in-law and daughter, the Rev. und Mrs Robert llolzhammcr. The Rev. Hobhammer has won a two week vacation and special study ;it Washington, D. C. where the family lived before coming to ^OO^OOOO.O.OvC'vOO'^vvvOOOOOOOOOOOOvC'OC'OOOOOOOOOOOOOOO g O I Are You Blowing Fuses? Ledyard Folks Wed! Years On February 5 Ledyard—Mr and Mrs August Busch will observe their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Feb. 8th. Their children will hold "Open House" in their honor at the August Busch home from 2 to 5 and from 7 to 9 p.m. All of their relatives and friends are invited to call. No special invitations are being sent. Maxine Busch, Who works in Minneapolis, and Darlene Busch who goes to school and works in Fairmont were home over last weekend visiting their parents? Mr and Mrs Alfred Busch. On Monday evening the P.T.A. held their January meeting at the school. Mrs'Ray Winters was program chairman The record player and the Film strip projector which had been recently purchased by the group were demonstrated. Gottlieb Rieffer of Lakota showed slides taken in' Korea and Japan while he was in service there. Lunch was' served following the business meeting. Mr and Mrs Laurence Pingql and family of Algona visited last Sunday at the parental N. A. Pingel home. On Wednesday evening the American Legion Auxiliary had a card party with their husbands and all Legion members BS their guests. Lunch was served at the close of the evening. ' Mr and Mrs Tice Brack and their son Wilson of Lakota went to,Belmond on Thursday to attend the funeral of Mrs Brack's sister. Dennis Poppe returned home, on Wednesday from Minneapolis where he had gone through the clinic at the University Hospital for a check up. He was accompanied by his brother Kenneth from Blue Earth. The Mary Circle met Thursday afternoon at the home of Mrs E. A. Carpenter with ten members and ten guests present. Mrs Maurice Pingel was in charge of the program. She was assisted in giving a little skit by Mrs Cecil Pingel, Mrs Dot Welfare, Mrs Gertrude Wiemer and Mrs D. B. Mayer. It was , decided to use thank offering or self denial boxes during lent and the mone]| turned in will be used as, exti*J stipply funds. Mrs Everett Teems was elected as co-chairman to fill a vacancy and Mrs Gertrude Wiemer who was co-chairman will become chairman. A delicious lunch was served by the hostess. By Mr's. tawfehce Bergmart Mr and Mrs Maurice left last ^week on a vacation trip to Florida. They expect A$o be away until February. . •' Mrs Frank Hatten and sort Jack,; left Tuesday, morning for v Mem-: phis, Mb. They will help Mrs Harold Hatteri pack their house' hold goods .to move to Florida. Mrs Harold' Hatten will taccom«' pany them and .'they will drive tQ Fort; Myers, Fla., where Harold is no wlemployed, and will visit Mrs O. L. Gpchenour, the formef Joan Hatten, who lives in »Fprt Myers". ,''-.- *:--'• Paul, Loretta and Marcella We* ber are visiting relative's in Wisconsin and Dubuque. They left Thursday. Relatives from Bancroft that attended the services for Henry Recker at Buffalo , Center were Mr and Mrs Joe Recker, Mr and Mrs L. J. Nemmers, and Mr and Mrs John Hellman. Attending the wedding of Betty Riebhoff of Hurt and Bob Vaske, Bancroft wei;e- his parents, -Mr and Mrs Otto Vaske, Mr and Mrs Allen Vaske,' his grandmother, Angeline Haupert, Sylvaria and Joseph Haupert, Arnold ; Schiltz family, Mr and Mrs John Herbers. Mr Vaske and Miss Riebhoff were married Saturday at St. Cecelia's church in Algona. Jane W.olf R. N., Mason City, spent a few days with her parents, Mr arid Mrs Eugene Wolf. Paul Inmart and Irvin Kramer spent Wednesday and Thursday at the Auto Show in Des Moines. George Fangman has' taken the place of Herbert Schiltz as janitor of St. John's Catholic church, Mr and Mrs Harold Winkel and family spent Friday afternoon at the Richard Menke home. completed they Were served coffee and fresh doughnuts by EUa Olthoff and Wanda Blome, meitt* frets of the American Legloh iliarv. Leoha Heetland, es ,de«t of the Auxiliary, Was nairman for the Drive and Ann iBmilton, president of the Acorn jlub, and some of her members insisted. ueave For South • ' fc'.Mr and Mrs Jerry Ukenajeft Saturday for a vacation trip, to Florida and to visit the Don Wortmans at Alexandria, Va., and Pelham, N. Y., where they Will visit their son Paul and lamily. IThe Band Bothers will serve a public supper in the hot lunch Soom, Feb. 8. Proceeds will be Used to purchase more uniforms. The P.W.O. met in the Pres- Byterian church parlors Thursday afternoon with the Mesdames Konald Heotland, Elso Jansen rfhd Elmer Paulsen as hostesses. Mrs C. A. Gutknecht gave the flevotions. Mrs Alvin Rippen- tfop, retiring president, presented Honorary memberships to the Mission Board to the Misses, Emma Gutknecht and Emma Thaves in recognition of work for the Lakota Child Treated For A Rare Ailment Lakoia — Dale, 21 month-old son of Mr and Mrs Robt Thompson, was hospitalised for several days last week for observation after a blood pocket developed on his head .and X-rays showed a fracture. When he was injured is a. mystery to his parents. Over $90 In Dimes ; The Mother's March of Dimes was carried out Monday afternoon with total contributions amounting to $90 and since that time several who were not at home have sent in their contribution. However the' .total will not ,be kno.wn until the containers in ,th«,.stores, are collected.-/ The workers were the Mesdames Ann Hamilton, Polly Gerzema, Maude Barrett, Harriet Kruse, Evelyn Krominga, Lena Bosma, Velma Meyer, Idah Rippentrop, Delight TePaske and Miss Lena Gut knecht. After the March was church. New officers installed Were Mrs C. C. Qefzemaj president; Mrs C. "C. Rippentrop, vice pr&idefit; and M« Elmer Paul* sen," treasurer. Mrs W. E. Ley, program chairman for the year, introduced the new program. Mr and Mrs Harry Bdekelman and Miss Henretta Boekelmart of Algona were Sunday guests of Mr and Mrs Rus'sell Winter, . Me and Mrs Herbert Brand of Hollandale, Minn, were Saturday overnigHt guests of the former's sister, Mrs J. C. Blome and I(Ir Blome. Jerry W. Ukena, son of Mr 'and Mrs Wm., is a patient in Immanuel hospital in Mankato and Mrs J. W. Cook'is at her hom& Sin after sev%al days m th* Buffalo Center Hospital. The Edwin Christ family of Sclrvillf were Sunday..vttltort With Edwin's barfeftts, Mr ana «& Mrs" pong FHday teaching Home Economics. Kirs Budlong was ill. increase Social 'Security Visits To give the residents Of Algona and surrounding territpry^more ° fi he Poll Office (outside u e.ft- trance) on Thursday, February B, and assist individuals In the of applications for payments. tJDM Classified? Pay Dividends World's Lowest Consumption Motor Oil! When you're plugging in lots oi small appliances and have several big ones already in operation, do you constantly blow fuses? Well, if you do, it's probably due Jo your wiring system being loo light io carry a heavy load. Why not let our experienced service man. Julius 'Slick' TotJ, go over ^our wiring system. He'll have your household back Io normal in no time, and with only a minimum of expense Io you. All Types Service When You Wont It! Commercial Refrigeration — Television — Air Conditioning — Electrical Wiring — Motor Rewinding & Repair — Small & Major Household Appliances, both electric and gas — AH Makes 8c Models. 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And Skelly Supreme srays there longer than any other motor oil known. Why not drain and change todayll SCOBBA'S SKELLY SERVICE Corner East State & Colby Sts. Phone 788 Monte Scobba ASK FOR GENUINE MARIGOLD Whitehouse CHERRY ICE CREAM at HOOD'S Super Valu FRESHMAN-SOPHOMORE ClASSES OF ALGONA HIGH SCHOOL WILL PRESENT LIGHTS OUT" By PAUL S. McCOY TUESBAY, FEBRUARY 7 - 8 P. M. IN HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM Admission - Adults 50c Children 35c Tickets For This, Mystery-Filled Play Will Go On Sale Feb. 7 At The High School COMPLETE CLOSING OUT AUCTION SALE a 1 M 5*3?:= r H rrr/r 'irir 1 ,' vtxsssxjavfste miles west of Corwith, on Wednesday, Feb. 15 Sale to star) at 1:00 p.m. Machinery & Miscellaneous H Farmall tractor in good shape with good rubber. Comfort Heat Houser for H Farmall. Regular Farmall tractor, good, with good rbr. 2AAE McDeering cornpicker, picked less than 100 acres- just like new. 10 ft. dump rake. McDeering springtooth harrow. 8 ft. binder converted into windrower. 6 ft. McDeering mower. 16 ft. J.D. disk with gang lifts. J. D. side delivery rake. Lindsey 20 ft. drag with folding draw bar. J.D. 999 corn planter with fertilizer and bean attachments. J.D. manure spreader. McDeering endgate seeder with grass seed attachment. Rubber-tired trailer with flat rack. 3 in. wood wheel wagon with straight box. Grapple fork. 2—6:70x15" tires and other size tires. 1,000 bu. Butler steel grain bin. Wagon hoist wide overhead. No. 4 McDeering cream separator with motor. 3 h.p. electric motor, mounted on speed jack, good. McDeering 14 in. Little Genius stubble plow with slat bottoms & 2 moldboards to fit. Set of tractor chains to fit H and Regular Farmalls. Wheel weights for H Farmall. Hpmboldt stdlk cutter. Windrower to fit on 6 ft. mower bar. 1-row horse drawn cultivator. Pride-of-the-Farm hog feeder. 2x5 water tank. Different size gas barrels. Grind stone. Electric grinder. 500 ( -chick size electric brooder. Owens fanning mill with sieves. Block and tackle. Gas visible pump with underground tank. Pair hay slings. Deep well jet pump. 238 cultivator for H Farmall. 221 cultivator for Regular Farmall. Farmers Friend manure loader to fit Reg, or F20 Farmall. Hog feeding bunk. 2—electric fencers and 80 rods of aluminum wires and 40 elec, posts. Grease guns. Log chains. Hog troughs. Also spades, shovels, forks and other items too numerous to mention. 10 Head of Livestock 10 1-Black Angus steer, wt. about 950 Ibs. 1-Hereford steer, wt. about 700 Ibs. 1-Black Angus steer, wt. about 700 Ibs. :f 1-Black Angus cow, wt. about 800 Ibs. S-Black Angus heifarf, wt. from 650-850 Ibs. 1-ioan heifer, WF. about 65Q Ibs. TERMS: £a$h, or make arrangements yyi'h your bank er before sale date. No property to be removed until settled for. Not responsible in case of accidents. Geoige F. Gnmsehl Herman Brummond, Auctioneer. Ffirrners Stale Bank, .UYtfiif* Clerk,

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