The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 14, 1956 · Page 36
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 36

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 14, 1956
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February 14,1956 Social Club Of Portland Twp. Met At Nelsons Portland — The Four Corner Social Club of Portland met Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 7, at the home of Mrs Verle Nelson. Mrs per Be* ittoinrs Lewis Larsen substituted for Mrs Glen Larsen, as assistant hostess. Ten members answered roll call: Mrs W: J. Stewart, Mrs Lloyd Bartlett, Mrs Donald Ringsdorf, Mrs Elwood Nelson, Mrs Bernard Phelps, Mrs Lewjs Larsen, Mrs Herbert Nelson, Mrs Verle Nelson, Mrs Ted Rike and Mrs Victor Fitch. It was decided that all club members would send Elsie Moore a birthday card. Her birthday is February 23. The Club will also remember 'Mr and Mrs Charles Phelps with a card on their 6lst wedding anniversary which is Feb. 27. At the close of the meeting a delicious lunch was served by the hostesses. Patm Bureau Meeting The Portland Township Farm Bureau met Wednesday night, Feb. 8, at the home of Mr alid Mrs Suinner Parsons. Program Chairman was Herb WeyderH. Dean Barnes was guest speaker with the topic "Farm Outlook", Mrs Donald Patterson was music sponsor. Barbara Dremfnel, Mary Keith, Sheryl Smith and Pamela Andrews played two numbers on their horns and Sheryl a piano solo. Mrs Victor Fitch had thc> surprise numbers at which timt Mrs C. L. Young showed some very beautiful scenery pictures taken on their trip to Michigan. About 30 members were present at the meeting. A delicious lunch was served by the lunch committee, the Bob Harveys, J. H. Zankes, Earl Zwiefels and Stanley Larsens. Mr and Mrs Herbert Nelson .md family and Mr and Mrs PENNEYS MWAYS FIRST QUALITY! SENSATIONAL SAVINGS IN EVERY DEPARTMENT! SPECIAL! LADIES' 51 GAUGE HOSE 2 Pr. 1.00 DOLLAR DAY FEATURE! FRESH! LOVELY! NEW SPRING! 80 Sq. Percale Prints FULL YARDS SPECIAL! MEN'S DRESS SHIRTS Assorted Size* 1.50 PENNEY SAVINGS! Smart Shoppers "SEW AND SAVE" at Penney's AT PENNEY'S ONLY! Sizes 3-6x And 7-14 SPECIAL 1 , New Spring GIRLS' DRESSES 2.25 3.00 'Added Dollar Day Values! BOYS' LINED JACKETS AND TODDLER SNOW SUITS 5.00 STRIPED KITCHEN GUEST TOWELS _. 4 ,o,1.00 GRECIAN TILE LOOP RUGS, all colors 2.98 LADIES' NEW SPRING PLASTIC HANDBAGS . 1.77 FOAM PILLOWS 2 for 6.00 DACRON PILLOWS 4.00 MEN'S TOPCOATS 33.00 MEN'S FELT HATS 4.98 MEN'S DRESS PANTS 4.98 MEN'S NEW SPRING TIES 98c Boys' Sanforized Denim Blue Jeans - Sizes 6-12 Special Infants' Two Piece Cotton Sleepers - Sizes 1-4 ____ Special 1 • 00 00 MEN'S AND BOYS' WINTER CAPS 1 WARM NYLON BLEND BLANKETS MEN'S NYLON REINFORCED WORK SOCKS 4 pr . 1.00 MEN'S STRETCHABLE NYLON SOX, Sizes S. M. L- 69c DISH CLOTHS 8 for 1.00 FLOUR SQUARES 5 for 1.00 RAYON CURTAINS 77e IRONING PAD SET 2.00 MEN'S "BIG-MAC" OVERALLS „ 2.29 MEN'S T-SHIRTS 98e ' Ladies Figured Nylon Duster ROBES Sizes 10-18 3.44 Ladies' Wool Full Length «| 700 And Campus Style Coats - Sizes 8-16 • • = Men's Cotton Fleece «| 00 Sweat Shirts - Sizes 36-46 • = ^tftfggSs^ i ***^A.x.,. > SPECIAL 1 New Spring Costume JEWELRY 2 for LOO A Dollar Day Feature!! Chenille Bedspreads VERTICAL - WAVY -LINE - VELVETY - CHENILLE TWIN AND FULL BED SIZE EIGHT LOVELY DECORATOR COLORS FOR SPECIAL! New Spring LADIES' BLOUSES large Selection 4 f|f| Sizes 32-38 liVV STORE HOURS: 9:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. OPEN EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT ! Lowell Jaspers and family of Carpenter, Iowa were Sunday dinner guests at the Henry Nelson home in Titonka. ! Mrs Elwood Nelson, Mrs Edward Zwiefel and Mrs Herbert Nelson spent Monday at the home of Mrs Henry Nelson. The ladies spent the afternoon quilting. Mrs Ray Fitch visited Mrs Ray McWhorter Tuesday afternoon. Mrs S. R. Parson's father, Mr D. W. Smith, returned last week Friday from San Antonio, Texas, where he spent three weeks with his granddaughter, Mrs John Oliveria, daughter of Mr and Mrs Parson. Mr and Mrs Herbert Nelson and Randy. Mr and Mrs Henry Nelson and Mrs Mary Michaelsen went to Forest City Thursday for the Declamatory Contest. Linda Nelson and Sharon Carroll took part in the contest. Mrs Ray Fitch visited her father, Charles E. Clark who is spending some time with a granddaughter and husband, Mr and Mrs Lester Gay ken at Britt. She also visited her sister, Mrs Harold Stevenson at Britt. Mr and Mrs Glen Larsen drove to Sioux City Tuesday to meet Mrs Larsen's father, who will spend some time here, visiting them. "It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak up and remove all doubt." Liquor Store Mgr. George Heetland, for 28 years a business man in Lakota but more recently living at Clear Lake, has been named manager of the Clear Lake state liquor store. The full name of Gertrude Lawrence, well known English actress, was Gertrude Alexandra Dagmar Lawrence Klasen. America's Largest Fraternal Life Insurance Society District Representative Victor L. Mueller Ventura, la. Phone 2650 BE SURE IT'S A. A. L. Simons - Degen Nuptials Mr and Mrs William B. Degen, recent Algona newlywedi, are shown in the above photo. The new Mrs Degen is the former Anita Marie Simons, daughter of Mr and Mrs George L. Simons. Algona, and Mr Degen is the son of Mrs Elizabeth Degen, also of Algona. They were married Saturday, Jan. 28 at St. Cecelia's Catholic Church, with Msgr. P, P. Gearen officiating. Mrs Began graduated from Algona high school and is employed as a secretary there. The bridegroom is a graduate of Granville high school and is employed by Evcrds Bros. Construction Co. Following a two week wedding trip the Degens will live in Algona. (Photo by Nels Isaacson) A Real Surprise For This Whittemore Family Group Whttiemore — Mr and Mrs Peter J. Dahlhauser, had th,e surprise of their life last Thursday, when their son Pvt. Marvin Dahlhauser, arrived home, after being discharged from the army and within fifteen minutes after his arrival his brother, Edmund of Monroe Center, 111. and Mr and Mrs Arthur Dahlhauser and family of Bloomington, Ind. arrived and neither one knew that the other had planned to come that day. It really was a great joy both for the parents and the brothers. Mr and Mrs Arthur Dahlhauser and family left here Tuesday for Schenectady, N. Y., where Mr Dahlhauser will be employed with General Electric; He ; re cently graduated ih Master ot Business" Ad ministratfotf-from'tfl^ THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAX ONLY House Slippers Women's — Girls' — Men's — Boys' $4.95 Q O Q Slippers .... Now O««7O $3.98 A QQ Slippers .... Now £.«JO $298 - QQ Slippers .... Now I .%f O BROWNE"* SHOE STORE ALGONA IOWA The Shoe Store That Tak«i Car* of Your Feet University of Indiana, Mr and Mrs Elmer Ruhnke and son Everett, and daughter Jeanette of LottS Creek and Mr and Mrs Ellsworth Heidenwith and son Lyle were Tuesday evening callers at the home of Mr and Mrs Bert Seely. Mr and Mrs Conrad Higgiaj spent last week in Chicago visiting at the homes of their sons, Mr and Mrs George Higgins ana with Donald and Pat Higgins who are employed in Chicago. Members of St. Paul's Lutheran Ladies Aid Society met Thursday afternoon. It was voted at the meeting to make a drive for used wearable Clothing to distribute to various Jns'titiitiong. Mr8 George M$ahs, Mrs George Meyer, Mrs --- Special THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY ONIY YOUR CEILING COST With Each Room-lot Purchase of Stock Wallpaper — PLUS Our Usual 10 c c Discount On Your Sidewalk. New 1956 Spring Patterns Now On Display. Cowan Building Supply , Mr* ittft^tifa Toiils Mueller yistted, ftt the home • Qf their g'ori- inJaw and daughter, Mr and Mrs Lloyd Johnson at Depew, on the birthday of their granddaughter Marilyn Johnson. ,; '" • • /A number of relatives of Mr and Mrs George Meyer called at their, home Sunday evening to celebrate the birthday of Mrs Meye*. .The guests included Mr and Mrs Erwin' Bruhh, Mt and Mrs Edwin Grelriert dhd family, Mr and Mrs Lawrence Meyer and family, Mr and . Mrs William Ostwald and daughters, Mr and Mrs Bert Seely and famjly, Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith, Mr I and Mrs Herbert ' Potratz and sons Edward and Dean, and Mr and Mrs Hermdn Voigt of here, Mr, and Mrs Gerald Ollom and Rosella Voigt v of Algona.' Mrs Lorenz Gade isVunder the doctor's care with a siege af hepatitis. Mr and Mrs Edwin Gade moved to their home two blocks south of Main street Friday, the late August Gade home, which they bought last ( fall. They vacated the farm five miles south of town which was also the August Gade estate, Mrs Frank Burke had the misfortune to slip on ice at her home and breaking both bones in her leg. She will be hospitalized ior several weeks. Her mother, Mrs Mary Kleinfehn who was staying at the Burke home was taken to the home of her daughter, Mr and Mrs Frank Spilles. Mrs Margaret Johannsen observed her 86th birthday Sunday, Feb. 5, at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs L. H. Pertl where she L* making her home. C iAS- T( )( )NS KBuVlO'S ito wasn't kiddin' when h« put up that SUPER SERVICE »ign." W« dl4n't n«*d « sign to get out reputation! KtH & ISO'S Phillips "69" fervict lulk Tank Wte+n ftrvict ^^^((ffw 1^P»

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