The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 21, 1956 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 21, 1956
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Bulldogs End Loop Schedule With 54-51 Defeat 6-Algona (la.) Upper Des Molnes Tuesday, February 21, 1956 KOS SUM COUNTY PORTS LuVerne Girls Lose, One Game From State Meet LuVerne, Kossuth county's last hope in girls' district basketball tournament competition, fell to Albert City,' 66-55, in the finals at Pocahontas Saturday night. Coach Bryce Wickett's team held the upper hand at the* half, 33-31, but couldn't hang on as a blistering fourth period blitz by Albert City put the game on ice and moved the winners into the state tournament field. The teams traded points in the opening period, and after eight minutes were tied, 21-21. Lu- Verne earned its halftime edge by outscoring Albert City 12-10 during the second stanza. Albert City came,back after the intermission and led at the three- quarter mark, 44-42. Nine points were added to the final bulge during the fourth quarter. Larimer led LuVerne's scoring with 23 points. Harper tossed in 21 and Patterson nine. Box score: LuVerne (55) FG FT PF Harper 10 1 0 Patterson 4 1 5 Stripling 1 0 1 Larimer .._ 8 7 3 Richardson 0 0 5 Sorenson 0 0 2 A. Hanselman 0 0 1 V. Hanselman 0 0 5 _. 23 9 21 LuVerne hit only nine of 20 free throws during the fray, while the winners canned 22 of 37. Lakota dropped out of the district meet at Spencer in the semi-final round. Royal dumped Coach John Cook's team, 61-41, after the Kossuth country entry had won its opener, 57-54, from Hartley. Lakota then won the consolation contest, 61-51, from Ruthven to grab third place in the district. Two Mat Men Win Way To State Meet Two Algona high school wrestlers, Harold .Bjustrom, 145 Ib. champ, and Gordy Braun, run- nerup in .the 120 Ib. weight, will compete in the, state championship wrestling meet at Cedar Falls Friday and Saturday, Mar. 2-3. Bjustrom and Braun were the lone survivors of the 11-man team entered in. the district meet at Eagle Grove last Friday and Saturday. Bjustrom rolled to his crown by throwing Tilion of Eagle Grove in the first round, then racking up decisions over Howieson of Clarion, 6-4, and Reibsa- nien of Britt, 6-1 in the semifinals and finals. Braun won his opener, 6-4, from Hansen of Britt, then was thrown by D. Brainerd of Fort Dodge. He came back to grab second in his weight with a 4-0 decision over Derscheid of Eagle Grove in the consolation finals. Other . results: 95. Ib. — Stpckberger (Hampton) decisioned Arnold Braun, 4-0. 103 Ib.— Severson (Clarion) threw Morris Harbour. 112 Ib.— Kelly (Britt) threw Mike Seller. Seller then wrestled Larick of Clarion to a 5-5 draw but lost on riding time. 127 Ib. — Enockson (Fort Dodge) threw Francis Bjustrom. 133 Ib.— Morford (Clarion) deci- sioned Larry Johnson, 4-1. 138 Ib.— Duitscher (Carion) deci- sioned Terry Cook, 4-2. 15-1 Ib. — Darrell Davis ducisioned Messerly (Fort Dodge), 1-0, then fell to Hansen (Britt), 2-0. 165 Ib. — Hist'ocks (Britt) deci- sioned Bill Rich, 5-0. His- coeks then won title, giving Rich shot at runner- up spot, but he lost to fisher (Eagle Grove), 8-2. Hwt. - — Athunasoulius (Britt) decisioned Dave Seiler, 9-3. Bjustrom's win in the district give him hia second title at Eagle- Grove during the present .season. He earlier won the Eagle Grovo Invitational with three straight wins. He will take an 11-1 season won-lost record to the state- meet with him. His lone loss for the season was at the hands of John Hiscocks, Britt, who is undefeated and 138 Ib. district champ. Braun has a 7-9 man* during the season and has looked good at times. Britt won the team title, while Algona finished fifth with 22 points. Win For Burt Cagers In Corwith Contest Burt and Corwith split a pair of basketball games at Burt last Tuesday night/ The home boys raced to their nineteenth straight win, 69-45, in the finale after Corwith annexed the opener, 3621.: Coach Ray Ihnen's boys ran their season mark to 21-2. Corwith grabbed an early lead in the girls game and held on to take the. curtain-raiser. Shipman got 21 points and Bonnstetter 12 for the winners, while Mary Keith was Burt's best with six, ; Corwith had an upset in mind n the boys contest. The visitors got off to a 14-13 lead at the quarter, but Burt came to life and by halftime was on top, 2918, and it was all over but the shouting. The Burt lead went to 52-22 at the three-quarter mark. All five Burt starters hit a least ten points. John Sinidt was the top scorer with 20, followed by Jerry Carman with 14, Larry Manus and Gary Giddings with 12 each and Harold Batt with ten. Carol Godfredsen Sets 229 Record Carol Godfix-dsc-n copped honors in the women's leagues at Barry's this week with a string of hot games. Her supreme effort was a 229 line, which may be an all-time high for women in Algona. There are no records kept to prove Carol's right to the record. She also had lines of 172 lli, r >, 160, 177, 166 and 1G3 during the week. Other women over 150 were Marv George 175, Kay Voigt 16'8, 160, Mary Lytle 160, 163, Jackie Laing 177, J. Haupert 161, L. Erpelding 162, D. Hammer 176, B. Thiu-nte 1C1, M. Mullin 112 and Al. Root 173. The period between one annual time of settling accounts and the next is called a fiscal year. Hall Of Fame Honor To Angus Cotton, Bowler Angus Cotton, veteran Lone Rock kegler, entered Algona's bowling hall of fame this week. He fired a very hot 701 series on lines of 256, 211 and 234 Thursday night. The series was tho second of all times locally, and the 256 line was tops for the week. Kay Voigt topped the women with a series total of 301 on lines uf 151, 196 and 154. Others over 150 included Phyllis Walker 153, 150, Carol Godfredsen 159, Martha Johnson 151, 154, 158, Frances Gingrich lb'3, 164 and Leona Wilhelmi 180. Other men over 200 were Herb Hedlund 216, John Swartz 202, Dewey Skillirig 204, Chuck Jandi 214, Norm Cade 209, Merl Hoover 225, 214, Ted Hoover 224, Ted Vera 208, Dick Johansen 201. 212, Harold Hesley 204, Chuck Davis 202, Murl Potter 214, Art Ashton 204, Chuck Mullin 209, Swede Batt 201, John Intermill 212, Ken Sarchet 208, Hark-y Hutchinson 204, 217, 222, Whitey Voigt 213, Jim Walker 236, Jack Fraser 204, Clayt Pittman 206, Jerry Ferris 200, Bill Johnson 200 and Lewis Ferguson 208. A pair of Hanks, Geilenfeld and Furst, also bested 600. Furst hud a 200 and 203 in his 607 series, while Gfilenfeld had a 228 as he hit 604. Whittemore Is 78-72 Loser Ottosen topped Whittemore, 7872, in the boys game and Rodman downed Whittemore in a EirLs contest during a benefit basketball doiibiuheader at Whittemore Monday night. Proceeds from the games went to the family of the late Francis .Sliitfk-, superintendent of schools at Whittemore who died several weeks ago at St. Ann Hospital, Algona. At Insurance School James R. Kolp, Jr., 1415 E State, Equitable Life Insurance Company of Iowa, is attending a one-week Home Office Career School at the home office of the company in Des Moines. Iowa Falls Is Victor; St. Johns Sectional Foe North Central Standings (Final) W I, Webster City .14 0 Iowa Falls 11 Eagle Grove 8 6 ALGONA .—7 7 Clear Lake 7 7 Humboldt -.6 . 8 Clarion 2 12 Hampton 1 , 13 * * * By Don Smith Jr. Iowa Falls edged Algona's Bulldogs, 54-51, in a rugged, tight, nervously played basketball game in the high school gym Friday night before a very loisy crowd. The game marked the end of ;he regular season for Coach Bob ting's crew, gave them a season mark of 10-9, North Central Conference record of 7-7, good 'or fourth place, and prepared hem for their meeting' with St. John's of Bancroft in the sectional tournament at Titonka, Thursday night at 7 p.m. Cold shooting by both teams marred what might have been one of the best games of all time. The Cadets came through with a scoring burst in the last four minutes to snatch the win from the Bulldogs, who put themselves in the hole by missing half of 26 free tosses attempted during the fray. Iowa Falls hit 12 of 22 and got two more field goals than Algona. Algona didn't score for almost three minutes, and Iowa Falls didn't burn up the net either, although the Cadets held a 3-0 lead. Doug Meyer, Loren Nelson and Bob Slobe hit the points that cut the Iowa Falls margin to 11-9, and Rod Kickbush came up with a beautiful tip-in at the buzzer to tie the count, 11-11, at the end of the first period. Iowa Falls bounced into a 23-17 midway in the second stanza, but the Bulldogs came back to chop the margin to 25-23 at halftime on the scoring thrusts of Meyer and Nelson and rebounding ot Slobe and Meyer. Slobe at times battled the entire big Cadet team for control of the ball off the defensive board. Each team missed numerous scoring opportunities during the first 16 minutes due ; to bobbles and bad passes. Algona got in the driver's seat early in the third round for the first time. The locals shot into a 32-29 lead and outplayed the visitors badly in the process. They retained the lead, and were ahead, 40-37, at the three-quarter mark as Meyer, Slobe and Ron Zittritsch scored most of the points. Prosperity was short-lived. The Cadets shot away and took a 41-40 lead in the first minute of the final period. King's team was stunned, but with Meyer, Kickbush and Zittritsch finding the range moved into a 45-41 lead. Sielaff and Anderson slipped through the Algona defense a couple of times each to give the visitors a 49-48 lead that was upped to three points at the final buz/er. The loss was a bitter pill for the Bulldogs, who had shown marked improvement during past \yeeks, and discounted Slobe's finest game of the entire campaign. He was a titan on rebounds all night, taking some of the pressure off Meyer and Kick bush who have been carrying the rebounding load most of the year. Meyer hit his average exactly — 1U points, to lead both teams in scoring. Zittritsch came up with ton tallies, Nelson eight, ail in the first half, Kiekbush seven and Slobe six. Anderson got \H, Sielaff 15 and Brernner ten for Iowa Falls. Algona out-hustled Iowa Falls throughout the night, but couldn't bang through the lid on the hoops for the points necessary to win. Box score - varsity: Algona (51) FG FT PF Kickbush 3 1 3 Slobe : 3 0 5 Meyer 7 5 1 Nelson T ,_4 0 0 Harms _-- _.J_0 0 0 Zittritsch 2 G 5 Finley 0 ) () Kern 0 0 0 Whittemore And Grant Survive ? Sectional Round Whittemore, Grant and Rodman got past first'round sectional basketball foes Monday night in action at fdur sites in this area. Seneca, Bode, Swea City and Wesley were sidelined, suffering defeats in opening action. Whittemore swept past Seneca, 58-47, and Grant blasted Oruver, 53-38, at Ringsted, while Rodman swamped' Superior, 86-49, at Graettinger. Bradgate sent Bode sprawling, 67-39, at Rolfe ,and Buffalo-' Center kayoed Swea City, 59-40, and Rake dumped' Wesley, 52-37, at Titonka;' — ---- - . , - - -• Further sectional action is on entertainment furnished-by Mrs the slate during the week" at .all Arvm and Lydia Wetzel. At Birthday Party Mrs Emma Boettcher went to Humboldt last week Sunday and was guest of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Heinie Hauck. A birthday dinner was served honoring the ninth anniversary of the daughter Phyllis. House Warming Pot Luck the mystery quiz arid a portion' of th« club manual was studied. Plans were made for the nexj meeting at the .W. R: Carney home Tuesday, Feb. 28. Mr-and Mrs Carney repotted on their recent trip to, Texas, atid following the, business meeting all guests were presented with a valentine corsage. Lunch was served. , Lotts Creek Group Met The Lotts Creek ladies aid met Friday, Feb. 10 at the church parlors, and hostesses were Mrs Harold Gross and Mrs Gerhard Riggert. Thank you letters Were read from Howard Krause and .institutions at Woodward and Cherokee. ,. • ••; Next meeting will be March 9 and hostesses will be Mrs Walter Krause, Mrs Art Kressin, and 19 13 14 fowa Falls (54) FG FT PF Reed .._ 1 () 3 Sielaff 7 *1 3 Bremner 3 4 4 Anderson 7 4 2 Neubauer 1 2 2 Flower 2 1 4 21 12 IB Alfc'ona's B-team grabbed a 5041 win in the curtain-raiser after racing to a 34-18 halftime lead. Jim Cowan was the top scorer with 13 points, while Jerry Rupn added 11. Here Feb. 23 On Social Security Mary Alice Coady, field representative of the Fort Dodge Social Security District office, will be in the basement of the Post Office in Algona on Thursday, Feb. 23. She will be there from 9:30 until 12:30 and from 1:00 until 2:30. IF IT'S NEWS — WE WANT IT sites. At Ringsted, Whittemore , will slay Whittemore Presentation Wednesday at 7 p.m.; Eenton tan- lies with Dolliver tonight (Tuesday) at 7 p.m.; Ledyard meets Grant Wednesday at 8:30 ; p.m. with semi-finals and finals Fri*day and Saturday. At Rolfe, Ottpsen meets L,^' •ermore . tonight (Tuesday), 7 p.m. and West Bend tangles with he winner of the Pomeroy-Poca- iontas'game Thursday at.7 p.m.; semi-finals and finals Friday and Saturday. There's action every night at Titonka. Tonight (Tuesday), St. Joseph's of Bode meets St. Cecelia's of Algona at 7 p.m. and Corwith plays Burt at 8:30 p.m.; Wednesday—LuVerne vs. Lakota, 7 p.m. and Woden vs. Rake at 8:30 p.m.; Thursday—St. John's of Bancroft vs. Algona, 7 p.m. and Titonka vs. Buffalo Center, 8:30 p.m. Tourney winds up Friday and Saturday nights. * Was given by members of the Degree of Honor for" M« Arthur .Obreoht .Monday evening. There Was 1 an exchange of val- 'entine gifts and Mrs Obrecht was presented with a gift. Guesis At Dinner Audrey • Ffye entertained Mr and Mrs Charles Harvey at dinner last \veek Tuesday evening in celebration of the birthday of Mrs Harvey.{ Mr and Mrs P. W» Hanson, Algona, were Sunday evening supper guests of Mr and Mrs Mike McEnroe. , .. . . AtoVfcHTISEMENT FOR BIDS ' ADDITION AND , ALTERATIONS . -TO SCHOOL • Suri Community School District KouUth County, Burl, Iowa (Bia* Close March 21, 1956) Sealed proposals In duplicate will be received by the Board of Education, Burt Cqmmunlty School > District. Kossuth County, Burt.. Iowa, until 8:00 p.m. on the 21st day of March, 1950, at the office of the School Superintendent. At the above hour, the proposals will be publicly opened and read aloud. Proposals will be received < on any or nil of the following Items: A. General Construction B. Electrical Installation C. Plumbing, Heating and Ventilation Installation Each bid shall be accompanied by a jldder's bond, a certified check, cash. . , , - , . er's check or draft drawn on a solvent A pot luck house warming state or National Bank domiciled within the State of iowa in the amount at least edufll to 8 per cent of the total amount of the proposal, payable without conditions to the Owner. The bid security is required as fl guarantee that the bidder will enter Imd n con- (ract with the Board of Education, described above, for the work described in the proposal. .,,.', No bidder may wlthdrttw his bid for a period, of thirty (30) dnys after the date set for the opening thereof, The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive informalities therein. . . .., Proposal forms, plans and specifications may be examined at the offjce of the Architects and Engineers. Haar- <:Hrk Lundgren and Associates, Inc., N-212 First National Bank Building, St. Paul. Minnesota: and at the Bulld- =r's Exchanges of St. Paul, and Minneapolis. Minnesota! at the North Iowa Builders' Exchange, Mason City, Iowa; at the Builder's Exchange of Omaha, Nebraska: and at the F. W, Dodge Corporation, Des Molnes, Ibwa. Contractors may obtain plans and specifications for the work at the of- ffce of the Architects by depositing the sum of Twenty Dollars ($20.00) for each set of documents. This .deposit will be returned to each Contractor for one set of documents, .; provided the documents are returned complete and In good condition within ten (10) flays after the bids are opened, and provided a bona fide proposal Is submitted. One-half of the amount of the deposit will be refunded to: Contractors who fall to bid; all Subcontractors; all material and equipment s, and all others — for each documents returned complete and In good condition within ten (10) days after the bid opening. A bond In the form approved by the State of Iowa in the sum of the full 1 amount of the contract will be required of the -successful bidder. February 21, • 1956. • " Haarsfick Limdgren arid Associates Inc., Architects, Engineers, North 212 First National Bank Building, Saint Paul, Minnesota. . Board of Education Burt Community School District Kossuth County, Burt, Iowa , (8) Tfbur dwarves $$& BUTTER^' AS MUCH AS YOUR OUESfS FROM 100% REAL CREAM Society Notes Surprise Honors Lynks ! 4 Mr and Mrs Louis Lynk were given a . surprise... party Tuesday evening, Feb. 14,'by members of the Degree of Honor and Rebekah lodges in honor of their 25th wedding anniversary. Previously they had been dinner guests of Mr and Mrs Marvin Calhoun and when they arrived home, the guests were awaiting them. They were also given a surprise party celebrating the anniversary by members and wives of a bowling team of which Mr Lynk is a member. This party was given Thursday evening, Feb. 16 at Van's Cafe. A large cake had been made for them and one was also presented tc^Mr and Mrs Calhoun in honor of their seventh anniversary. Townsend Club Party Algona Townsend club met and had a Valentine party at the home of Mrs Gusta Muckey Tuesday night, Feb. 14. It was announced during the meeting the state meeting will be held in Des Moines April 7. Mrs Cora Holdren conducted 130 PAIRS ODDS AND ENDS Men's Dress SHOES Values to $6.95 Not all sizes in all styles — but red-hot values! (DIAMOND'S SURPLUS STORE UDM Want Ads BRING RESULTS (This Want Ad ran in the Algona (Upper Des Moines Feb. 14): FOR SALE—12 CUSHIONED Theatre seats. Pumpkin color, suitable for church or lodge. $2.00 each. Oliver Stoeber, Fenton, la. 7 Mr. Stoeber sold these seals the very same day the ad was published — to a party at Algona and a party at Lone Rock. Read anci Use U-D-M Want Adi REPEATING A TERRIFIC SPECIAL! 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