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WHERE (lo.) Upper Dei Molnii Tuesday, January Si, I95o Behind The Movie Sets WITH BODDV MASON Hollywood, Calif. — We'd stack Broderiek Crawford anc Doug Kennedy up against any'of Hhe old-time, early-west-gunsling- ,'ers and back 'em to outdraw the best of the lot! — Of course. 'We're fairly safe in making such an assertion. Most of the men .who helped populate the early .West's- "Boothills" have long ^'since ceased to be interested in 'disproving such claims! ; In, fact,, many of them didn't ^enjby their reputations long • enough to get n good start on a .personal press-book. Gunfight• ing. .titles changed hands faster ;than;a two-dollar bill at the Las •:-Vegas'craps tables. The new six',gun champ generally celebrated 'by rinsing the gunsmoke out of his mouth with a little of the •stuff that makes jack-rabbits kick , side-winders out of their paths. John Haag In those days, the Grade-A ; mountain dew ' had authority ' After two or' three drinks, th • new Deadeye Dick would discover that every man in the guz zling emporium had. a twin /brother. This always proved a trifle embarrassing if he hud to defend his new title right away • Even when he beat his opponent to the draw, he invariably dre\\ " down on the ethereal "tvvin- , brother" while the real challenge! used his vest buttons for claj • ; pigeons. ford and Doug Kennedy ar speedballs when urilimberin frontier hardware, it's no acci dent. A young arrny of expert can .take bows right along will them. There's the wardrobe mai who ties oil their holsters at jus the proper height for a fast draw the special-effects men who filet down the .triggers dntil a suddei sneeze might touch off the ar tillery, the. property man wht weakened the powder charge ii the blanks to permit close-range fireworks and, last but far frun least, the coach that M-G-M ha: hired to teach Brod and Doug the gentle art of blasting the daylights through the other fellow's gizzard — before he can complete his draw! Mrs Gary McDonald Honald Gardner Bui, we digress. If Brod Craw- OWA'S WONDER^SHQWPLAC! CLEAR LAKE , IOWA FRI., FEB. 3rd No. 1 Old Time Band WHOOPEE JOHN ' SAT., FEB. 4th DON HOY & ORCH. TUES., FEB. 7th -., .Western Jamboree Square Dancing every hr. DUDE RANCHERS Ladies: Free Men: $1.00 WED., FEB. 8th Teenage Dance COUNTRY CLUBBERS . TUES., FEB. 14 Sweetheart Ball JULES HERMAN & ORCH. Featuring The Four Lads All this preparation is being made in the interests of Arts and realism for a film tentatively titled "The Fastest Gun Alive." In this picture, Crawford and Kennedy stage the fastest bit of gun- Dlay to zip across a screen in some time. Which is somewhat )f an accomplishment in a com- nunily where six-gun coaches seem to be issued with every en-gallon wardrobe-hat. We since: e'y hope that this action wasn't too fast for the cameras. After all these long hours of >ractiee, it would be a shame i he boys had to go back and do their gunfighting over, onct more, in front of a slow-motioi: camera. It would be ironic if after perfecting the speediest ui draws, they had to learn to draw more slowly to make sure that the audience could see how fust they were. Romance In Modern India Cornelius Larson Director Russell Rouse, who directs this new' Glenn Ford starrer, builds up suspense until even the extra players, blase veterans of scores of "epic" six-gun duels, seem to sense the electric ension that hovers over the gun- "ighters. Like Glenn Ford, Brod has his own gallery while working in 'lose, individual shots. Tlvj younger'players crowd the side- ines to watch. And, they're nev- r disappointed by either star, "he Ford and Crawford artistry Iways affords lessons in practical listrionics that are of great value o any student of stagecraft. Don't )e surprised if, in a few years, very film you see will have at east _pne male actor .whose nian- ier*sm's- : beSr a startling resem- ilance to those of Glenn or Brod. LEAP YEAR BANCROFT WED., FEB. 8 Last Dance Before Lent For Booths—Call 4101 Waller Peterson Douglas Kennedy, with his ears of fine performances, is an xcellent casting choice for the ighly dramatic gun-duel sequence with Brod. Between Crawford's offbeat characterization of the cold-blooded killer and Kennedy's death scene, the young Thespians who watched were given a rare treat. They were privileged to see practical workaday histrionics that depar: from conventional theory to employ little personal tricks of effect, drawn from the years of experience. And, don't forget the drama students a n cl Little Theatre youngsters who'll see this film on local screens. Who knows? "The Fastest Gun Alive 1 ' may set Stanislavsky back twenty yeiirs with the performances of Glenn Ford, Brod Crawford and Doug Kennedy! Paul L. Richardson Richard Burton and Lana Turner share a romance of earthshaking dimensions in Twentieth Century-Fox's Cinema- Scope speclacular "The 'Rains of Ranchipur"' opening Sunday at Ihe Algona Theatre. A laic of modern India, Ihe De Luxe color film also stars Fred MacMurray, Joan Caulfield. Michael Rennie and Eugenie Leonlovich. SIX WINNERS Be sure lo read Ihis page thoroughly and if you spot your name individually, you will receive free admittance lo the CinemaScope spectacular, "The 'Rains of Ranchi- pur," playing Sunday ' and Monday at the Algona Theater. Just give your name at Iho box office. Men Of Parish At Livermore Sponsor Party Livermore — The men of the Sacred Heart Parish sponsored a •arc! party in the parish h;ili Wednesday evening. Bridge, five hundred and other games were played. Over 80 attended. High prize in bridge went to Mrs Joe Sanders and high in 500 went to Mrs William Erpoklin'.'. Thr door prize went to Meal li-jtiifan. Refreshments were served \>\ the committee composed of Wi'lliam Erpelding, Jerry Weydert, Dary! Baker, Mike Kist-h, Clarence Eisenbarth, Alvin Lenertz, Ly!< Nelson. Cecil Williams and Francis Murphy. Art Club Hostesses Mrs L. E. Kay, Mrs K. VV Beardslev, Mrs John Olson, Mr.: Leon Miller and Mrs Edith Johnson enUvtainc'd the iMMh Centuiy Club at a ten i/r-lork coffee at the home of :vlrs K.av Tuesday niornin 1 '. Delta Dek Club Mrs Jessamine Miller entertained the 'Delta Dek Club members and- Mrs Carl Underberg and Mrs Martin Miller, Friday afternoon. After the luncheon auction -bridge was the afternoon's entertainment. High prize went to Mrs Francis Murphy, second high to Mrs Karl Baessler and traveling prize to Mrs Joe Sanders. BAZAAR St. Michael's Parish, Whittemore SUNDAY, FEB. 5 ROAST BEEF DINNER AT 5 P.M. Adults-$1.00 Children-SOe GEO. A. HORIVIEL & CO. Algonc, - Phone 1080 jr-SnS place. You are inv.ted to come, tions in sheep core 1 some denlonslra . Frog Hollow Club Mrs James Traugor and Mrs. John O. Hansen were hostesses to the Frag Hollow Club members at the Trauger home Thursday afternoon. They observed the anniversaries of Mrs Arlo McGowan, Mrs William Murray and Mrs Earl Detmering. ' ••3' • -- - •- •„ • '..^ Birthday Surprise .-" ' '~-~*-~ k Clyde Smith -'was pleasantly surprised Tuesday evening on llis birthday when relatives dropped in on him with u pot luck supper. Mr and Mrs Richard Thul and family of Algona, Mr and Mrt- Allen Foth arid family, and Mr and Mrs Richard Foth and family went to the home of their parents, Mr and Mrs George Both, Thursday evening and helped celebrate their 41bt wedding anniversary. Mr and Mrs George Davis and Mr and Mrs Tommy Davis ana son were Sunday afternoon vis.- tor.-. and supper guests at the home of Mr and Mrs Kobe. I Davis near LuVerrru. Mrs Robert White enU-rtaincii Mr and Mr:; Loren Holmes, Mr and Mrs llaiold Frederick anil DC Verne Holmes and three chil- dien at a parly at her hun- Tuesday evening in lionor of t,u birthday of Mr White. ' Mr and Mrs Alvin Lenert/ attendi.'d a card party at the Kd. I'hilgt'.s horne near bt. Joe Sunday evening. Mr and Mrs Elmer Gronlxifn and Vernun Fidorlick attcni|..d lh(- Grain Dealers convention at DC.- Moine : ; last \vcck. Krlwaid Bhison of White Lake, S. L)., who had bc-cn visitin:; hi: unch; and aunt, Mr and Mr., Sylvester Fuhniiuan ari't at th; Le.'KT'./. home.;, lull Saturday lot Tex;,:, where he will be I'nijjJi/y- t'd during tin., winter munln.s. Mr i,n<i Mrs EU Ki onbei-;.; o! Ki •. •(( i', Minn. ralk'd Sumiav u,<.: inn.; at the Art Vaudl l;.';n a '. Diey c,,ii]e t'l meet Ineir si.ji '.vim arrivi-;! here from Oknrr.va He acconipanii-d Fraiii-i.-, llei ;c iidine. Marilyn Vamit is conlinccl In I'-'-'i home. Sh.* tore the ll^aiij n!-, '-• ' ;l : I' 1 .-. wliiK; playing Ui.-r.e; • ii:i!l •.'.•'•Ay. Gilmme City in M,e •'••''''' .'""e t,,iir;ianiei]t ,:i (.11- •'elll.-. SI,,' i,i, S t|| ( . 1,.,, I,, ;, ,.;,..,; [ \'"'' ' • !'•••< i! . who Ha.- bi LII ••| :ii ' •iic-il ;,! ( ilun.v.va loi- the past • i>: ie...j.-i,s ai: i oversea:- lor Hie !'-' !i MI. •iill..-, anivtd home .S:i!l<!.,\' ll|.,; ,.!,,.; I,,,- ;, ^ ().((;, V liirl"U-;h. Mr ;,nd Mr.- Ka.vm.'-nii •' ' h ' ii'id Mr-- Ann, i i5ei te went !l) "' •- M"IIH-.- t., mi . -( hm,. Kli H""\e. ,,( ;;•„((•. lather of \,i:, I. .iw;.id li •in.-- i, j). 1: ,.-;i-il au -,-. Salin i-,y eveinn:.; ,,t a liu.-ir.' """"' '•'•> Hiiii.uulilt. il i; hao I' 1 -' 1 h a |ja!ieiil It, i U\o \\eek.-, ;.n; • - l! --'-i v ::l Mi-n-v ).:, i,,t, "- Ij ":^'- M aid,.,- ,,,.,:,',;, ' i' -»'- : i an i J, an \l;.i,i' ••..•i-.i.ti-i.. ,,| Mr am! : '.' ^-.M.' --I ;:,,:, st. j u- >.;.;,. i •'•• -i'- will. tl,,.|i :i:an,i:i ; c/ -^-.- Anna Hert.- an.l th.-i: .A •-•!.,.-. Merle i'.i - '-.Iie.-.ls Sun-ia. a! 'i,; J and fafiilly of "near St-; Joe and Mr and Mrs 'George Strait arid family of WhitterhOre. Mi-s Edith Taylor and her daughter-in-law, Mrs John Taylor arid daughter Debby of Toronto, Canada arrived Tuesday for a several week's visit With the former's daughter, Mrs Dennis Behounek and family. Those from here who attended C. D. of A. guest night and supper at St. Joe Thursday evening • w,ere Mr and Mrs Francis Murphy, Mr and Mrs Richard McKenna, Mrs Johanna Smith, Mrs Clyde Smith, Mr and Mrs Alvin Lenertz, Mrs Mike Kisch, Mrs Harold Roethler, Mrs Genevieve Weydert and Mr and Mrs Henry Struric. Kathy-Cron, baby daughter of Mr and Mrs Dick Cron, who was a patient for two weeks at the Lutheran hospital in Fort Dodge, las returned home. Frank Hundurtmark, who has Seen a ill at his homo, is a patent at the Lutheran hospital in ?ort Dodge. ; Mrs Herb Cox and daughter of Minnesota visited last week lero with her sister, Mrs Clifford 3sker and hoc brother, Nick and Wike Altman. They came to at- end the wedding of her nephew, Mei-lyn Altman, and Susanna WHITTEMOHE, IOWA Friday, Feb. 3 Jolly Lumberjacks Sunday, Feb. 5 TONY BRADLEY Friday, Feb. 10 FRANK BUHR Sunday, Feb. 12 DON HOY "No Dances During Lent No Advance Booth Reservations Doors Open at 8:30 Starts Sunday ! of emotion.,. shattering all harriers of race and time! LANATURNER RICHARD BURTON FREDMacMURRAY JOAN CAULFIELD MICHAEL RENNIE Berte at St.'.; Joseph's 1 /church Tuesday; Morning, ;y • : .••Mt' ai^-M/s^Mmer Grpnbach, Mr and Mrs Herman Grohbach, Mrs Dolpres Christenseh, Mr and Mrs Robert Gronbaeh and Mr and Mrs Marvin Gronbach attended a farewell, party Tuesday evening In LuVerne in honor of Mr and Mrs Earl Gronbach, who are moving to Minnesota. Mr and Mrs Paul Erpelding and, family and Mr and Mrs Peter Borrnann were Sunday evening supper guests at the-home of Mr and Mrs Howard Bormann near Algona. .Mrs Clifford Baker entertained the Just For Fun Club members Wednesday afternoon. The afternoon was spent in playing auction bridge. High prize went to Mrs Martin Miller, second high to Anna .Altman, and traveling prize to Mrs Elmer Gronbach. Mrs Herman Gronbach will b» the next hostess. ' Mrs Dolores Christensen en^ tertained a feW children dhd Mtf dhd Mrs Elmer, Gronbach and Mr and Mrs Robert Gronbach at her home Monday afternoon in hdnor of the sixth-birthday of her son, Mike. ,. s . LEBOERS, LEDGER SHEETS, cblUmniir books find • pads, gen- efai bbiikkeebihg iupplles. Many forms carried in stock, and quick iervieie an those wu may not naVe. Upper Des Moihes, in the NEW newspaper building, Algona, la NOW THRU THURSDAY - 3 DAYS - From the Thrilling Best Selling Novell .... ALGONA Friday & Saturday JOHN WAYNE BETTY FIELD HARRY CAREY - Plus 2nd Hit TheTRftllOfThe /Color by TECHNICOLOR; - A PARAMOUNT RE-Ht'lEASE.V'-l: With Henry Fonda Sylvia Sidney Ilillilriai f isefith:' if "You didn't '•:*'•? ''••-' . " •" . ' mind him touching you! You let everybody see fidw much you liked it!" AT LAST! The story of that town called Pompey's Head and its "very respectable" people! 2Olh Century-Fox presents •'Ji " ^*> HP m BMl I V a nV/1 FOMKI&HEAD RICHARD EGAN-DANAWYftTER-CAMERON MITCHELL wilh SUiun llotlm,, . hMut.il. Dif.iUd ond Wdll.i, lo, Ih. Scr.iit by PHILIP DUNNE Barry's Recreation League Standings Hawkeye Lanes x League Standings Published each week through Courtesy of .Morek Dist. Co. & Storz Brewing Ca BARRY'S Monday Men Bode Billiards Miller High Life KCs __„ _ Moose Bode D-G ~~~_ Clark Grain .. Schulte Rec. Don's Phillips (iO ... Tuesday Men Hamm's _ t Moose Blat:: ".'." Paul Seeley Farms „ Russ & Ky's Petersen's Cafe Barry's National Guard Mixed League ~'owun Motor Court Chrome Cafe K and E -oast-to-Coast W -41 -40 '/•! -39 -27 -23 I--. -19 _ifi W -39 -37 .35 -33 -34 .31 -26 -14 -W... _U .4 .4 A L 19 '' 2 22'i 24 3(i 31) '!• •14 45 L 24 20 2fl 27 29 32 34 49 Big Four Phonies Number Four Algona Produce HAWKEYE LANfcS Action in the annual city handicap bowling tournament wound up last weekend with- entry lists in the four events shattering all previous records. There were 42 teams, 68 doubles teams, 122 singles and 68 all-events entries. Winners were Don Smith, Sr., all-events; Cliff Benschoter and Bud Briggs, doubles; Julie Baas, singles; and Conoco Servirc, teams. Top Five All-Events Don .Smith, Sr. ]g(j9 Norm Gadc ia;jfi Hal Lon« J837 Whitey .Voigt . Kj24 Louiy Lynk 1803 Top Five Singles Julie Baas . ' 681 Jack Haag 575 Stan Black 059 Jerry Ferris ^.j Don Winkel ( ialj Top Five Doubles Cliff Benschotcr-Bud Briggs 1247 Tom Forburger - Ed Weig 1245 Marv Calhoun-Louis Lynk I'M I Hal Long-Stan Black 1233 Loran Johnson-Dewey SkiJling j.)3.j Top Five Teams Conoco Serv. ; )0 50 Hamm's 2B98 Seven-Up 99=0 Hub Clothici's 9939 Pioneer Seed Corn 2913 • Baas fired a G27 scratch .series and 237 line; Jack Haag had a 000 .series count; Bill Johnson tonped all single line efforts with a 2,i2; and Hank Geilenfeld was next in line with a 238 The above Bowling Standings are Presented to You Each Week Through The'Courlpsy of MORCK Distributing Co. AND THE STORZ BREWING CO. Like a refreshing dip, Storz has what it takes Jo satisfy your thirst. Each golden glassful is a toast to pleasure — Eitter-Free pleasure - with no lingering aftertaste. You'll find if less-filling, too. That's why smart moderns ogree Storz is truly

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