The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 28, 1956 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 28, 1956
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^Alflona (la.) Upper DBS Molnes Tuesday, February 28, Bancroft Girl Plans To Omaha Mali Bancroft — Mr and Mrs Leo Smith of Bancroft have announced the engagement of their daughter, Beverly Ann to Dave Barager, Omaha, Neb., son of Mr and Mrs Arnold Barager of Lincoln, Neb. The wedding will take 'place in May. Miss Smith 'is a. laboratory technician in Omaha. ' . 4*H Club Meeting The February meeting of tho Blue and White 4-H girls was held at the home of Jean Rahe. Harold Clark look-pictures Of the club and the officers. Thirteen members answered roll call. Talks and demonstrations werfe then ; given. Marianne Nurre gave a talk on leadership school whicjh she and Jan Clark attended. Jean Jlahe gave a report on recreation school that she attended at Buft Janet Lampe gave-a talk oh, "Eli minate the Clutter," Barbara DC Oeeter ygaVe :a talk oh .''Keep I Clean ;Underfoot," , Jan Clark demonstrated on "Correcting Fi feure Faults. Linda Weber gave a talk on,"City and State Gov- ernmeht/'- , Hew Arrivals ; Mr ahd Mrs Gene Nurre 'are the parents -of a son born, Feb 24 at St. Ann hospital. They now have a family of eight sons and three daughters. Mr and Mrs Joseph Bauer are the parents of a son. born at Holy Family hospital in"Estherville, Jan. 29. s Gels Nurse's Cap; Marilyn Mulligan, daughter of iviaiii,yii irjiuijigtiii, uaugilbcj UA Mr and Mrs Frank Mulligan, was among sixty freshman who received caps at the capping ceremony at Creighton Memorial St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing, Sunday, Feb. 19. Mr and Vfrs Frank Mulligan of Bancroft, and Mr and Mrs Bob Bell and Bobby of Swea City attended the ceremonies. ••• Marilyn is a 1955 eraduate of St. John's High School. A group of young folks _-_,.--_ £d Duahe VV&ske at a birthday 'a the' Ed Vaske ,home SatUrda* night.' ' .Alice Menke spent the week end with Mr and Mrs Jtarelt Wiwkel at Whittemore. Mrs A, Hi Fuchs and Bob, Mrs Elizabeth' Williams, Mrs J. H Menke and Eddie left Sunday for a two week's trip ti> Texas They will visit Mrs Carrie Lynch, Mrs Lee Brown, ahd:the boys • " go to Mexico, •-.>•'• • • • Mr, and < Mrs Ed Blocker _. the parents of a daughter borfi Friday at St. Ann hospital in Al- gpna.' The little gift weighed * Ib. 6 oz. and is their 1 first daugh ter. ' •' ' Joseph Welp and son Joey went .0 Iowa City to get Mrs Welp who las been .visiting with Mr and Wrs Jim Welp and getting acquainted with her new granddaughter. ' Mr and Mrs Cletus Dorr and and Arliss and Merredith Bergman spent Saturday visiting Ros* lee Dorr at Mason City. ( Lexington, Mass., scene of the irst battle'of the Revolution, wag riginally Mown as Cambridge 'arms. - : - • •. .•'-.••..• &. - • ' Accessories For Your Easter Wardrobe Cotton Gloves Many styles, colors _— 2.25 to 3.95 Cowhide Belts Many styles and colors —_ 1.25 to 2.25 Spring Flowers Look like real ones 59c to 1.00 Silk Spring Scarf Choice of rich colors 1.95 See our new selection of distinctive access- series. Buy now for Easter gifts, or for yourself! Imported Hankies Florals and prints 59c to 2.95 AT CHRISCHILLES Lace Trim Collar Crisp white linen..1.Op Cowhide Purse 3-poeket clutch 3.00 Straw Baskets White & NaturaL_3,00 m Unusual Duo Gold & White 1.00 ™;.v...-,.v-.-i.*^v^JA.-;wj ,+tLh —J Polished Calf Leather-lined 7.95 All Personally Selected For Discriminating Customers CHRISCHILLES STORE Glamour Stole Wool with gold thread 5.95 Algona FARM SALE CALENDAR having sdls cafl?,ge their dates listed hefe toy Soil- taeting the Upper Des- Sloines where : farm .sale . :adVejf Using reaches the largest circulati&h oj ariy publication in Kdsstith county. . , : . . : .,;':. A' •: : ,/-.,;:- i ,S ' ' Wednesday, FebY ; 2& ; -- L'buis Reilly, 2 west, % riOrth; of -' tion 169 and 18, cbmplete closing 6ut'farm sate. Details in Febl 21 Upper Des Moines; Quihn & Berkland, auctioneers; LOheltock sank, clerkt . ..-. ,, :.:,,-•'-.'.::,.:„' Match I/ Thut8day-s.Fefd Mit' ;ag, complete closing out sale, "ncluding good, milk cows. ,. At 'arm 1 mile W., 3, S. of "Lone lock. • ,Lloyd Berkland ,and Charlie Quinn, auctioneers. Sale details in UDM last. Week. Wednesday, Match; 7; — aorensen, complete closing, om die at the farm located 4 mfles prensen, complete, closing; biit We at the farm located 4 mfles! ,orth of Algona Jet. 169 & 18 an'd 4 mile east. Yungeberg; is..auc-r, iOneer and the Iowa State: (Bank/ lerk. Details in UDM today. f Thursday, Match 22 — Ruth Long Krueger w.i,!! hold a combination land Salu and machinery and- household 'goods sale. Land being sold is a 160 acres,'the SE %'of section 6 in Burt twp. Sale details will be published; later. Lloyd Berkland is auctioneer, and the Lone Rock Bank is clerk. 184 line, Valeria Nelson, Is High Veleria Nelson took top honors at Barry's .this^ week with a 184 single line count. Runner-tip was Ramona Amfahr who had lines of 183 'and 176. Other women over 150 were M. Valentine 165, B. Thuente 170, J. Petersen 161, Vera Erpelding 172, 169, June Winkel 177, E. Altman 165, Jeri McKean 160, L. Ditsworth 173, F. Wiese 164, Bo Brandt-179, Jrma Dee Cook 181, Kay Voigt 169, 161, E. Vera 16tJ, Mary Lytle 164, 166, Arlene itaj- ewski 1G4, 166, P. Elbert'181 and M. Murtha'163. Lt. Spear Is Home On Visit Lt. Lloyd Spear, former; Al- gonan, visited friends and relatives in Algona Friday. 'Accompanying him. were his son, Brad, 3, and his father, Rink Spear,', another former resident.. ,' Lt. Spear Has been transferred from Sedalia Air Force Base; Mo, to Guam in the south Pacific. He will report at San..Francisco MSr. 12 for transportation to ink little island, ' '" . ; '7' :,.His wife, son and daughter will join him on Guam as soon as the present school year ends". Lt. Spear entered the army soon after graduation from Algon'a high scnool in 1940 and has been in the air force since its formation. The ' Spears have been living in Missouri for two years following^ three < years in Sweden, France and Germany. County Meeting, Red Cross, Mar. 2 A county-wide Red Cross fund drive meeting of town and township chairmen and workers is scheduled this Friday, Mar. 2 at the Hotel Algona at 2 p.m. iMrs N. J, Kelley, Kossuth county chairman, will preside at the meeting, and Russell G. Buchanan, county fund campaign chairman, will be present. Guest speaker at the kick-off meeting will be Mary Mackm ot the national organization. A skit, with Mrs Harry Greenberg, Mrs M, H. Honsbruch, Mrs Craig Smith, Mrs Jack Chris- chilles, Mrs Dean Parrott and Mrs Helen Mikes in the cast, will be presented. A film, the 1956 Red Cross report, will be shown. Academy Pupils Forensic Winner Four students of St. Cecelia's Academy who participated in the district contest of the Iowa High School Forensic League held at Mason City, Saturday, Feb. 25, will advance to the state finals in Iowa City, April 12-14. The students and the events in which they will take part in the state finals are: Bob McMahon, original oratory; Deanna Bebo, radio speaking; Diane Stebruz and Molly Sullivan, interpretative reading. Bob McMahon also was entered in radio speaking in the district finals. Wins Pistol Shoot Algona Police Chief Al Boekelman took both ends of the annual Kossuth county Rifle and Pistol Club championship pistol shoot at the. National Guard armory Feb. 22. Boekelman registered a score of 273 in the .22 calibre firing and a 275 in .38 calibre competition. Perfect score in both events is 300. Harry Boekelman was second with a 258, followed by Harold Thompson 243, Ray Krebs 240 and Earl Zeigler 239. Only five men tried the .38 cali- bre shoot. Krebs was second with a 264 total and Harry Boekelman third with a 254 count. Bancroft Guests Dr. and Mrs Sexton and family of Sumner, Iowa, spent the weekend with Mrs Sexton's mother, Mrs Lillian Devine, Bancroft. A 24'ftieffib6i* wrestling 'sdti fr<fm seventh, eighth aftd-'hiJith grades of Algona..;hljjh v S took third place in the BMtt iof.:«igh Irivitatibflal £tBrilt.Satf ufday. There Were si* Softools entered, and Algona firiisnedlbe- hind Britt and MaSOft '.'Gttjft •%. Freshmen who placed.. W*(f Paul Christoffers, third ( 106 Ib. Larry Scheppmanft secoitdj 115 lb.j Gary Davis, second*, &td Albert Fosnaiigh, third,'135vlb,'j. Jifn M6£ley, second, 140 ib.f and heavyweight Gerald Etherlngtcm. Seventh and eighth graders ;to win were Orlan Steil, third, "JO lb.;i Jason Etherihgton, second, 90 Ib.: Leon Sjcheppmaftn, ;thifd, 100 Ib.; and Bob; Kern, •: first, leaVyweight. Kern won, his, two matches in a'total of 25' seconds. Meanwhile, Algo^a's • two; rep' resentatives in 'the slate V/res- ing- meet at Cedar- Falls* this week-end, Mar. 2-3, 120 Ib. Gbrdy Br%un and 145. lb.j Harold. BJus r rom, are working out daily. '.',"' f- Baby, Bbyj,s fdet 1 ; Mrs Afika Geishecker, Algeria,.medical; Wts' V, P, Lud- ivigj Arg^ona.: , suf/iery; Jennifer N,; Castor, Butt,'Ittedicalr Mrs O'Dell, -Bur^yglrl,- M2 (ex- i 16 >~ Mrs fRichard Metz- West Bend/ boy, 8-14j Claire . Schaap, AJgona, medical; Mrs Flichard Arend-, Wnitfeffiore, girl, 7'^ Mrs, Emma' Bear'd, Algona, Surgery; *-,-••• ' \- : •- ,uv.•'•••'•'-',' I. Feb. ,17 «-» Mrs Edward Block- n"Banerdft, girl; 7^5%; Mlisf Mike Stoffel, Algona, boy, 8.-8.., ' Feb. 'iir£ Mrs. Chi-is/ Reese; Air* tpna M medical v j •',,.• .•./-,. . !,, 1 Feb. 19 i- Clarence Ackerson; rp miedlcal; Mfs boyv ode, surgery. , • . ; 22~Rtiehei fi. Gade temore, T &e A] Mrsf Adolflh Mis ,sal; i Titonka, medicIH Mis pat Wck/Bfadley, Bitft, medical} A. H. 'Gf abb, .Waterloo, ' medical; George Higgins, Titonka, ;med- Icalj Laurie jr Thilg'KS, Bode, medical; Mrs Kate AnniS, Algona, medical; PaMela L, Schutjef, Alna^ tonstllectomyi ' •, • ', | Feb. 23 — Baby; Barbfra J. Arehd ( Whittemore,:,bbarderj Mre Eugene Nurre, .BBticroft,-: boy 7-14. . . - :,±l\..'.* ; lj . • Peb. 24 — Linda C»' Frederick, Algoha, tonsillectbmy; John C. Frederick, Alg<ina;-n tonsjUectomy ; rames Gifford, Baficroftj surgery; Henry Meier, BUrt, medical. Feb. 28 — • Mifs Gerald Kramer,\ Jancroft, boy, ,8-6 &; \ Mrs Ivan Evenson, Ottosen, maternity; Sis- tef Mary Wilfrid, BatiCJOil Jphh'Kajewskt,- . P,. SCn- t ' Attend Swine Ddy •« A Kbssutlit g^outfjnfoyed a trip to the lowfl Sv/ifle Producers Day at Ames MondairiVFeb. 20,' Two car loads w.^ht .down. Those.iat* 16'ndihg were John Weber, Robert Liljiedahl, O, :T. Cheflafld, Leo and' AlVin HahselniLa'hi Bill Ktiec- ker, Chuck ' BjUsttom, Robert Johnson and Extension . Director Dean, Barnes. Kutish, To Speak Beef producers in the county will be pleased 'to know that Francis Kutish, well known farm economist of loWa State -College, has been engaged as" a speaker for the forthcoming Beef Producers Association Baho;uet and Annual Meeting, March 22. • essz^ SPRING!'Just a promise in the air right , but more .than, that in the fresh, new Spring fashions arriving at Fowlers, and with almost .every trip the expressman makes to our store! For Spring '56, and for the. Easter that is not too far away, the entire mood of fashion will convey a slen- .deHzing, uncluttered look — from the hat you'll wear straight and level over your untroubled brow to the coat that will grace your figure smartly semi-fitted. Color- wise, .new fashions at Fowlers will take you!; breathlessly from Winter into spring, with'whites' and delightful beige tones stealing much of the show, along with "hot" shades of peach, yellow, turquoise and green. Even handbags and gloves will be oh-so-different for thje Easter parade, with no end of imagination shown by the designers. You'll be seeing jacket themes, 'easy' skirts and lightweight fabrics all through the new Spring fashions arriving at Fowlers, Come and see them — and come often in these next weeks to see all that is NEW .— qnd, remember, top/ that Easter fashions qre springing into lift on oyr Children's Floor as well! Visit Fowlers two floors for the new in fashion}

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