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Bulldogs End Loop Schedule With 54-51 Defeat 6-Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines Tuesday, February 21, 1956 KOSSUTH COUNTY 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 Wi'ckett'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 point? were added to the final bulge during the fourth quarter. Larimer led LuVerne's scorine 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 j-ound. 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 fhe consolation contest, 61-51, from Ruthven to grab third place in the district. Iowa Falls Is Victor; St. Johns Sectional Foe North Central Standings (Final) W Webster City 14 Iowa Falls II Eagle Grove _8 ALGONA 7 Clear Lake 7 Humboldt 6 Clarion 2 Hampton 1 * * * By Don Smith Jr. 12 1? Two Mat Men Win Way To State Meet Two Algona high school wrestlers, Harold Bjustrom, 145 Ib. champ, and Gordy Braun, run- rierup 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- men 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. 154 Ib.—Darrell Davis decisioned Messerly (Fort Dodge), 1-0, then fell to Hansen (Britt), 2-0. 165 Ib.—Hiscocks (Britt) deci- sioned Bill Rich, 5-0. Hiscocks then won title, giving Rich shot at runner- up spot, but he lost to fisher (Eagle Grove), 8-2 Hwt. —Athanasoulias (Britt) decisioned Dave Seiler, Q "3 y o. Bjustrom's win in the district give him his second title at Eagle Grove during the present season. He earlier won the Eagle Grove 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 Jb. district champ. Braun has a 7-9 marK during the season and has looked good at times. Britt won the team title, while 19th 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 in 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. Trie Burt lead went to 52-22 at the three-quarter mark. All five Burt starters hit a least ten points. John Smidt was the top scorer wiih 20, followed by Jerry Carman with 14, Larry Manus and Gary Giddings with 12 each and Harold Batt with ten. < Algona points. finished fifth with 22 Carol Godfredsen Sets 229 Record Carol Godfredsen 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. 165, 160, 177, 166 and 163 during the week. Other women over 150 were Mary George 175, Kay Voigt 16a, 166, Mary Lytle 160, 163, Jackie Laing 177, J. Haupert 161, L. Erpelding 162. D. Hammer 176. B. ThuenU* 161, M. Mulhn 172 and M, Root 173. The period between one animal tune 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 the second highest of all times locally, and the 256 line was tops for the week. Kay Voigt topped the women with a series total of 501 on lines of 151, 196 and 154. Others over 150 included Phyllis Walker 153, 156, Carol Godfredsen 159, Martha Johnson 151, 154, 158, Frances Gingrich 163, 164 and Leona Wilhelmi 180. Other men over 200 were Herb Hedlund 216, John Swam 202, Dewey Skilling 204, Chuck Jandl 214, Norm Gade 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 20li John Intermill 212, Ken Sarchet 208, Harley 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. Fursi had a 206 and 203 in his 607 series, while Geilenfeld had a 2<28 as he hit 604. 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 noisy crowd. The game marked the end of the regular season for Coach Bob King's crew, gave them a season mark of 10-9, North Central Conference record of 7-7, good for fourth place, and prepared them 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 h-alftimu on the scoring thrusts of Meyer Whittemore And Grant Survive Sectional Round Whittemore, Grant and Rodman got past first round sectional basketball foes Monday night in action at four sites in this urea. Seneca, Bode, Svvea City and Wesley were sidelined, suffering defeats in opening action. Whittemore swept past Seneca, 58-47, and Grant blasted Gruver, 53-38, at Ringsted, while Rodman swamped Superior, 86-49, at Graettinger. Bradgate sent Bode sprawling, G7-39, at Rolfe ,and Buffalo Center kayoed Swea City, 59-40. and Rake dumped Wesley, 52-37, at Titonka. the mystery quiz and a portion of the club manual was studied. Plans were made for the next meeting at the W. R. Carney home .'Tuesday, Feb. 28. Mr and Mrs Carney reported on their recent trip to Texas, and following the business meeting all guests were presented with a valentine corsage. Lunch was served. Lotfs 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 Rig- geit. 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 Further sectional action is on entertainment furnished by Mrs Arvin and Lydia Wetzel, At Birthday Parly 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 Pol Luck and Nelson and Slobe and Meyer. rebounding ot 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 giye the visitors a 49-48 lead that was upped to three points at the final buzzer. The loss was a bitter pill for the Bulldogs, who had shown marked improvement during past weeks, 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 Kickbush who have been carrying the rebounding load most of the year. Meyer hit his average exactly 19 points, to lead both team's in scoring. Zittritsch came up with ten tallies, Nelson eight, all in the first half, Kickbush seven and Slobe six. Anderson got 18, Siulaff 15 and Bremner ton for Iowa Falls. Algona out-hustled Iowa Falls throughout the night, but couldn't bang through the slate during the week at all sites. At Ringsted, Whittemore will play Whittemore Presentation Wednesday at 7 p.m.; Fcnton tangles with Dolliver tonight (Tuesday) at 7 p.m.; Ledyard meets Grant Wednesday at 8:30^ p.m. with semi-finals and finals Friday and Saturday. At Rolfe, Ottosen meets Livermore tonight (Tuesday), 7 p.m. and West Bend tangles with the winner of the Pomeroy-Pocahontas 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 Hurt 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. bocicty Nlotes Surprise Honors Lynks 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 everting, Feb. 16 at Van's Cafe. A large cake had been made for them and one was also presented to Mr and Mrs Calhoun in honor of their seventh anniversary. Whittemore Is 78-72 Loser Ottosen topped Whittemore, 7872, in the boys game and Rodman downed Whittemore in a girls contest during a benefit basketball double-header at Whittemore Monday night. Proceeds from the games went to the family of the late Francis Slagle. superintendent of schools at Whittemore who died several weeks ago at St. Ann Hospital, Algona. At Insurance School James R. KoJp, 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. lid on the hoops for the points necessary to win. Box score - varsity: Algona (51) FG Kickbush 3 Slobe --. 3 Meyer 7 Nelson 4 Harms 0 Zittritsch 2 Finley 0 Kern 0 19 13 14 Iowa Falls (54) FG FT PF Reed 1 0 3 Sielaff 7 l 3 Bremner 3 4 4 Anderson 7 4 2 Neubauer 1 2 2 Flower 2 1 4 Townsend Club Party Algona Townsand 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 A pot luck house warming stnte party was given by members ot the Degree of Honor for fArt Arthur Obrecht Monday evening. There was an exchange of valentine gifts and Mrs Obrecht was presented with a gift. Guests At Dinner Audrey Frye entertained Mr and Mrs Charles Harvey at dinner last week 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. ADVERTISEMENT fOB BIDS ADDITION AND ALTERATIONS TO SCHOOL Burt Community School District Koi*uth County, Burt, Iowa (Bldi Clow March 21, 1936) Sealed proposals in duplicate will be received by the Board of Education, Burt Community School District, Kossuth County. Hurt, Iowa, until 8:00 p.m. on the 21st day of March, '1956, at the office of the School Superintendent. At the above hour, the proposals '" ' publicly opened and read Proposals will be received on any or all of the following Hems: A. General Construction B. Electrical Installation C. Plumbing, Heating and Ventilation Installation Each bid shall be accompanied by a bidder's bond, a certified check, cash- ler's check or draft drawn on a solvent or> National Bank domiciled will be aloud. within the State of Iowa in the amount nt least equal to 5 per cent of the total amount of the proposal, payable without conditions to the Owner. The bid security is required as a guarantee that the bidder will enter into a con- •ract with the Board of Education, described above, for the work described In the proposal. No bidder mav withdraw his bid for a period of thirty (30) days 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 mav be examined at the office of the Architects and Engineers. H.inr- "Mrk Lnndgrcn and Associates. Inc., N-212 First National Bank Building. St. Paul, Minnesota: and at the Build- ov's Exchanges of St. Paul, and Minneapolis, Minnesota; at the North Iowa Builders' Exchange. Mason City. Iowa: at the Builder's Exchange of Omaha. v «?brask-i: and at the F. W. Dodge Corporation. Des Moines. Iowa. Contractors may obtain plans and specifications for Ihe work at the of<Ve of the Architects by depositing the sum of Twenty Dbllars ($20.00) for each set of documents. This deposit will be returned to eacti Contractor for one set of documents, provided the documents are returned complete and in good condition within ten (10) days after the bids tire 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 suppliers, and all others — for each set of 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 amount of the contract will be required of the successful bidder. February 21. 1956. Haavitlrk TjundKren and Associates Inc., Architects, Engineers, North 212 First National Banlc Building, Snint Paul, Minnesota. Board of Education Burt Community School District Kossuth County, Burt, Iowa (8) •••••I Your family desenres REAL __ •••««•«««» BUTTER,TOO! AS MUCH AS YOU* GUESTS MADE FROM 100% REAl CREAM 30 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 21 12 18 Algona's B-team grabbed a 5041 win in the curtain-raiser after racing to a 34-18 halftime lead. 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