The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 7, 1956 · Page 40
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WHERE TO GO (to.) Upper Des Moines Tuesday, February 7, 1956 Behind The Movie Sets WITH BUDDY MASON Hollywood, Calif. — There's a fair size boom going on in Molly- wood's "breakaway" market at tha moment! Chairs, tailored to break apart when bounced -off an actor's bald-spot; bottles that part the hair with a minimum of damage and all the yucca, and rubber, weapons that are available seem to be back in circulation once more. And they all appear to be working on the "Magnificent Roughnecks" unit. * * * Mrs John Seefeld Perhaps things were getting a little tame around the Allied Artists lot. At any rate, producer Herman Cohen and director Sherman A. Rose put their heads together and decided to do a story called "The Magnificent Roughnecks." That ~\n itself, is a good start toward inciting enough mayhem to break up a sizeable amount of monotony. Even Hie title suggests lovely social possibilities None of these snooty, private brawl epics. Just a nice, freewheeling Donnybix'ok. with all hands welcome and no holds barred. Just a friendly affair that anyone can step into. And, this story of the happv- go-lucky, footloose and far.t- spending oil boomers lives up to the possibilities of action implied by its name. After deciding on story, the Messrs. Cohen nnd Rose started casting about for a cast that wouldn't mind being cast about. And. we mean SPECIAL SCHOOL MATINEE WEDNESDAY - 4:00 P.M. (20c-50c) ALGONA NOW THRU WEDNESDAY! ^^^ most exciting True-Lite Adventure feature) FRIDAY - ll:30 P.M. Special Valentine's MIDNITE SHOW THAT JOYOUS NEW FUN HIT] K-fjiX*^' p ,,(4 .^,.iB«> P" % CINEMASCOPE. TEMCOLOR ' pasr '•&* Starring JANETIEI6H ' * w,th ROBERT FOSSE KURTKASZNAR RICHARD YORK Regular Run Starts Tuesday Feb. 14 ALGONA^ ONE OF IOWA'S FIRST SHOWINGS THURSDAY FOR 3 DAYS Siclla Mae Breen that literally! * * * A bit of chocking revealed lhat Jack Carson and Myron Healy wore obtainable and comparatively free of sprains, pullcci lip.'niients and Charley-horses, at tho time. Whal s more, these lads both like a little action, are more or less evenly matched and don't :=t«p short in the middle of a scene when one of Iherfi accidentally stops a hay-maker with his whiskers. Harlan Haas So much for iho' fightin', feud- in 1 Carsons and Healys. Sherman Rose now had his story- rivals who peeled off their jaek- ctr. at mere sight of each other. Now to choose up sides. Dynamite is only as good as its fuse. Mickey Rooney was hiivd, i&sued elbow and knee pads together with a script, and became Jack Carson's croney. As Croney Rooney can only stir up just so much mischief at one time, two beautiful gals now joined the act. Harold Von Bank Midnight Show Nancy Gates and Jeff Donnell are a pair of lovlies well worth fighting for. Willis Bouchey, Eric Feldary, Alan Wells, Frank Gerstle. Joe Locke and Larry Can- then join this select bevy of batter-and-yegg men. Roughly, the boys choose up sides and the battle is on. And, "roughly" turns out to be the right word after all. ALGONA* SAT, MORNING 10 O'clock Rudyord Kipling's Great Jungle Story ! rr KIM with Errol Flynn Dean Stockwell Give Her the NEW ULOVA to tiny World's Smallest 23 Jewel Watch Fashioned in DIAMONDS La Petite "A" 23 jewels, 2 diamonds 'WATCH CHIATtV KNLARStQ TO »HOW OITAH Give HER the watch with the sparkling new look! other Bi>.lova"La Petite'' watches from •S'jy.-5(>" to $150.00 LIBERAL TRADE-IN ALLOWANCE Jeweler Janet Leigh is starred in "My Sister Eileen," the lop musical comedy playing at a special Valentine's midnight show Friday at ihe Algona theater. Jack Lemmon and Belly Garretl are co-starred. SIX WINNERS Be sure to read this page thoroughly and if you spot your name individually, you- will receive free admittance to the lop-hit movie, "The Court Martial of Billy Mitchell," playing Sunday and Monday at the Algona Thea- ier. Just give your name at" the box office.-. Oh! Yes! There's more to the screenplay than a running series of battles — but that's- like taking a good book with you to a Championship Fight. The story builds up interest in the next round and gives the gals a chance, to turn in a pair of fine acting chores. We suppose that this gives Jack, Mickey and Myron enough time to catch up with a second-wind, now and then. What's more, it lets the prop men stack fresh breakaways in handy places. Also, it gives assistant dircetoi Howard Joslin a chance to tabu- '...,t the casurtti'es • among ' his swum 1 characters and ' synd out Cut rL'j'l.'iLein 1 .':;'..;. married to Joseph Fourage, son of Phillip Fourage of Liyermore at St Mary's Church'in llumboldt, Feb. 7. ' Members of the Neighborhood Club were entertained at the home of Mrs John Sorlie. A dessert luncheon 'was served after the guests arrived. The remainder ,of the afternoon, was spent in playing Fine Hundred. High prize went to Mrs Julius Becker. Mrs Ernest Haack was hostess to the Pinochle Club members ai her home Tuesday afternoon. High prize went to Mrs Herman Gvonbach and consolation to Mrs Elmer Gronbach. Mrs Harry Clark was nostess to the Women's Association of the Presbyterian church, Wednesday afternoon. The business meeting was conducted by the president, Mrs John Hauck, and tht devotions were given by Mr; Harold Dolcles. Mrs Keith LoguC opened her home to the Deal and Chat club members Thursday afternoon. Contract bridge was the afternoon's division. H i g h prize went to Mrs Donald Armstrong, second high to Mrs Dick Schultz, and consolation prize to Mrs Herbert' Raney. Mrs Ted Rossing will be the next hostess. Supper guests Sunday evening' at the Alvin Lenertz home in honor of the l3th birthday of their daughter, Mary Kay were Mr and Mrs Ted Wagner of Lu- Verne, Mr and Mrs George Lenertz, and Anna and Lena Altman. Dinner guests Sunday at the Louis Behounek home in honor of the baptism of their granddaughter, Denjse Joyce Behounek, daughter ot Mr and Mrs Dennis. Behounek, were Mrs Edith Taylor and Mrs John Taylor of Toronto, Can., and Mr and Mrs Dennis Behounek. Guests Sunday at the Virgil Smith'home were Mr and Mrs Berfline Nygaard and family of Lake Mills and Mr and Mrs Luther Nygaard 'and family of Wesley. Mr and Mrs Martin Miller left Sunday for several week's vacation in Texas. IOWA'S WONDER SHOWPLACl The 8URP CLEAR LAKE , IOWA FRI., FEB. 10th • KENNY HOFER The married couples club of the Immanuel Lutheran church met Sunday evening with Mr and Mrs Jim. Hinton and-Mr and Mrs Robert-Riedel hosts. A 'daughter was born Sunday to Mr and Mrs Tommy Davis at the Mercy hospital in Ft. Dodge. Dr. and Mrs T. D. Rossing left Saturday on a two week's vacation to the southern states. Mrs Leonard Wilson cared for the children Sunday ' and Monday, their grandmother, Mrs Edna Harr of Algona, will care for them the remainder of the time. Guests Sunday evening at the Frank Cox home were Francis Berte, who is home on a leave, and his mother find sister, Agnes Berte. 'Mr and Mrs HoWard McCrady Earl Zeiglar *. Oh! The'story's there— if you like a rollicking tale with a thousand laughs taking up time that could be devoted to more, and slap-happier, fisticuffs, but that's a case of every man to his own dish! With heavies ricocheting off the bric-a-brac like hail rattling off a tin ear, and action exploding all over the joint, WHO CARES WHY? That's like adding 20 more- headline acts to a TWELVE KING CIRCUS! It's nice of the Messrs. Cohen and Ho.se to stut'i' diamond ring.-; into our crackor- jack boxes, but the darned things crowd out a lot of good popcorn! Walter H. Woods Pick L. E. Kay As Livermore Dist. Nominee Livermore-— A Mass meeting was held in the I,ivermore Independent High School gymnasium the evening oi Jan. 23, tor the purpose of electing a candidate to represent the Livermori: independent school district in the forthcoming election to beheld Feb. 16, in the towns of Livermore, Bode and Ottosen. The newly-organized Twin River schoql district will have approximately 87 sections which include the towns of Liverrnore, Bode and Ottosen. There will be six condiater on the ticket of which five are to be elected as members of the new Board of Education. L. E. Kay will represent Livermore School District t-ml Arlo McGowan will represent Jiumboldt Township. Mrs Vernori Kramer entertained twelve ladies at a miscellaneous shower at her home Monday afternoon in honor of A^ncs Collins of Humboldt, wno was SAT., FEB. llth EDDIE ALLEN And His Satin Smooih'Otch. TUES., FEB. 14th JULES HERMAN And Orchestra Fealuring THE FOUR LADS STARTS SUNDAY Wciteh, (j<yi a GARY C9OPEEK PRE-LENTEN Square Dance SAT,, FEB. 11 PUBLIC. INVITED K, of C Hall Music By The JIVING JACKS *« . Dance Club His rol9 of roles as ff/f/y Mitqhtll a fighting man who 'fought too bard'! • Coming in •TBE COURT MARUM OfBllLYMlTCHElT ,,.m WARNER BROS. .. CINEMASCOPE • WARNERCOLOR PLANTATION visited Sunday with Mrs McCrady"s mother, M r S Antia Goetsch, in LuVerne.' Mr and Mrs Virgil XVilsoti and family of. Eagle GroVfc were Sunday dinner guests of his par- ents,; Mr and Mrs Sill Wilsoti. MrV Anna fierte and Agnes and Pranfcis who is home 6n v a leave spent fhitt-sday at the hrttne. of Mr and Mrs Cletus Stfeit neaf St. Joe. Trade-In old watch WHITTEMORE, IOWA Friday, Feb. 10 FRANK Sunday, Feb. 12 DON HOY No Dances During Lent Sat., March 17 St. Patrick's Dance DON HOY Sunday, April 1 Easter^-JACK COLE No Advance Booth Reservations Doors Open at 0:30 YOUR GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY TO SAVE IS NOW! Trade In your old watch bh a new Hamilton, Top value for any watch —any age—any mbdeu • • FULTON * ) UlrlCHt. *•/»•<» • . bputlon bnctfit. $79.511 ' • • win, i'fiih« tin?.: $72.50 USS YOU*' TQ;PieASE ROWENA 17 !•*•!<. UK y*Mow or^whtl* Eipiniion bficelel. ,w»*4. |79.50 :;;';. f. uss_vou* C^- TKADMN " ALLOWANCE Low Down Payment - $5.00 Per Month Up To $25.00 For Your Old Watch WILTGEN JEWELERS ONE OF NORTH IOWA'S MOST BEAUTIFUL THEATRES Coming At The ALGONA MAJOR ATTRACTIONS • Gaiy Cooper in "THE COURT-MARTIAL OF BILLY MITCHELL" e Tern Ewell and Shares North in "THE LIEUTENANT WORE SKIRTS" • Janet Leiqh and Jack Lemmon in "MY SISTER EILEEN" O Marlon Brando and Frank Sinatra in "GUYS AND DOLLS" « Bins Crosby and Donald O'Connor in "ANYTHING GOES" 9' George Gobel in "THE BRIDES AND THE BEES" •3 James Stewart in "THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH" O Cecil B. DcMille's "THE TEN COMMANDMENTS" e Susan Hayward in "I'LL CRY TOMORROW" e "THE BENNY GOODMAN STOHY" In 1956 Playing The BIGGEST Pictures Of Them All! — in — ALGQNA

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