The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 6, 1956 · Page 2
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. .. » -l7.«' ics ^ •>••''>' ;; ••; -•.;. - . , . .. . >.>,-. SfAlgena (la.) Upper Pet Mflifl-« ' .tue^ay,^ A/laMtSl, 1j>S6 The Refaecei >; will; iheet at:the Moose tfati, Tu-_dayV ; Mar,> 13«t 7:30. '*: -^' " ; V'' r &r and Mrs George Larson speht last week Sunday at Swea Citjy with Mr and Mrs Frank Bauer. : -\..._, ,;-.; , ,. : ;;: • • John Mahoriey returned ho&e W4dnesday frorn-Iowsf City after having a genjeral check up and minor surger^r' ! r - x Walter Behtakit oiT Lotls Creek was a dinner guest in the Harlan Herbers* home -at- Wells, Minn., Sunday, Feb. 25. ; Mr and Mfs Roger Will ot Welcome, Minn. were evening callers. : 4-«jSBHJ , ; ;^Rl%i?f -' i>elk;«nd Edith Welter return- ; edi Saturday from a two week's vacation.In various parts of Florida. Mr and Mrs Ellis Mains and family spent Sunday at- Menlo with the former's parents, Mr and Mrs J. Hv Mains. " ' Evelyn Cady spent Saturday afternoon and evening at Mason City with her cousin and-, his wife, Dr. and Mrs Gerald Cady. Mrs Minnie. Matern spent last weekend at Norwood and Excelsior, Minri. with her son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs Michael Matern and sister, Mrs Ed Studer. ATTENTION FARMERS! f i-C-.'* • - - THE WIESE drop forged point It welded on worn share to give point naw plow ihorA ' length and strength. THE CUTTING EDGE Is next op- piled to the worn share, then ground and polished to new plow share appearance and efficiency. ELECTRICAL ^Lt-OY fill tih- dc.-.-.cath pcint means longer wsari and maintains suck longer than a new share. ' Brirfg'y'oiir worn p| a ^ shares to our Welding Shop. We apply WIESE Patented Reconditioning Units because they stay in the ground easily, ongqr,, .wear, sharp, and 'give you the strength and smooth J, opofalibn of New Plow 'Shares'. •' ; j • J fijji.''sj;Patents 2,bi3j8l8; 2,Z2(S,'88X; 2,1 2,051,234; : 2,<90 ( 8»3 i Plow Shares Prices 14'' ________ $4 each 16" -__-__ $4.2. each ;Pointed ___i.___ $2.75 Planter Shoes $1.50 per. shoe ALL WORK. GIVEN 'PROMPT, IMMEDIATE ATTENTION Guaranteed Service Art's Weld i ng Shop :-'..:'. \j;/;„< t Cf-'.-.< &'•" •,••*.'• *r «x> : .>.*-•/ • ST. BENEDICT. IOWA Only-GAS Dries Clothes So Fast ! GAS CLOTHES DRYER NOW ONLY SEE THE NEW MODELS NOW! $15950 NORTH CENTRAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO. "YOUR GAS COMPANY" Girl Sdoilfs Open ' Dr. C. C. Shierk,Mayor of Algona, purchased the ' box of cookies from Brownie Scouts, Judy Munger and; Mary Ann Sigsbee thus starting the annual did,Scout cookie sale in commemoration of Girl Sfcout week, March 11 to 17, General sale by all the Brownie and Scout troops in Algona will begin Saturday and is the only fund raising project for the organization during the year. Wed 65 Years Whittemore — Mr and Mrs Carl Ostwald, above, one of Whittemore's most beloved cduples, observed their 65th wedding anniversary Saturday, March 3. Mary Katherine Biersted 'and Carl Ostwald - were married March 3, 1891, by the late Rev. Martin Fuerstanau, then pastor -in Immanuel Lutheran church in Lotts-Creek. They immediately moved to their farm three miles northeast of Whittemore where they spent 28 years of their married life. They retired from their farm in 1928 and moved to their new brick home. They are the parents of nine children, all living and present at this happy occasion. They are as follows: Mrs L. H. Wehrspan, Fairville; Mrs Gus Berninghaus, and Mrs Werner Gade, of'West Bend; Mrs William Madson, Al- gpna; Mrs Herbert Schmitt, -Ferdinand, Theodore, Elmer,' and William, all of Whittemore.-'There are also 32 grandchildren .and 38 great-grandchildren. Mr Ostwald was born in Hamburg, Germany, and migrated to the United States when a lad of 12. He is 90 years old now.. Mrs Ostwald was born on a farm northwest of Burt, and A was r the oldest' daughter of Mr and Mrs Chris Bierstedt. She was 85 years years on her last birthday. A luncheoji was served in the afternoon to the immediate family and close relatives. Mr and Mrs Wilfred Lauritsen have moved here from Ventura and have taken an apartment. Mr Lauritsen it: a brother of Mrs Carrie St. John. ' , Elmer Phillips accompanied his cousin and wife, Mr and Mrs Paul Phillips of LuVerne to Stewartville, Minn. Monday. The Paul Phillips family is moving to a farm there. Mr and Mrs Dean Flanders have moved from . the second floor apartment of the Chr^ chilles house on North Thoririg- ton street to the Mrs Frank Ostrum tenant house on East Oak street. Mr and Mrs Aldean McAdams spent last week Sunday at Des Moines with their son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs Arlan Banning. A birthday celebfution for Mrs McAdams' mother, Mrs Myrtle Gillett Jind David Banning, great grandson of Mrs Gillett was held and other members of the family were present. Mr and Mrs Lewis Marshall spent the weekend at Welclon with the former's grandmother Mrs Margaret Smith who return-' ed here" with them for a visit of several days. She will be with her daughter, Mrs Ellen Marshall and will also visit Mr and Mrs Willis Marshall, a grandson and family, as well as other relatives here. Mr and Mrs Marc Moore and the former's sistfr, Mrs Marguerite Gardner, spent from Friday till Sunday at Tipton with an uncle, Robert Moore. They also visitod Mr and Mrs James Moore and Gorcla Safely. They also stopped at Mnrshalltown to visit Mr and Mrs James Mnore. They were at'companied by Hattie Wilson and Luverne Johnnon who visited at Cedar Rapids and Marsha 11 town respectively. The Rev. and Mrs M. H. Brower drove to Mason City Friday and visited friends. Mr and Mrs( Phil Kohlhaas spent last week Tuesday at Clarion with their .son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Dale Brand and family. Mr and, Mrs Wayne Goodman and Mr arid Mrs Tom Wdlfe returned last week Tuesday from Los .Angeles and other Joints California^. They, were • gi '*~LVrTand Mrs A^J^B dinner guests Sunday their sons- in-law and daughters, Mr anc Mrs Ervin Ogland of Eagle Grove and Mr and Mrs James Potter and family. Mrs Daisy Cook was visited Friday by her son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Walker of Delevan, Minn. They also spent some time with Harold's mother, Mrs Bessie Walker. , Mrs Nannie McMahon war visited over the weekend by her son Maurice of Minneapolis. Two weeks ago she also had her dau ghters Mrs Richard Schmitz of Storm Lake and Mrs Ralph Carpenter of Marshalltown-as guest:along with the s.on Maurice. Mr and Mrs Clark Orion and son Webster, and Mrs Maude Blake were dinner guests Saturday of Mr and Mrs Wilson Ab- nernathy at Mason City. The birthdays of Mr Orton and Mrs Blake were being observed. Mrs Abernathy is a daughter o£ Mr and Mrs Orton. Mr and Mrs Edgar keith are parents of a four pound and five ounce daughter born prematurely March 1 at Park hospital, Mason City. The infant has been .named Loralei Ann. This is the first child and the grandparents are Mr and Mrs George Miller and Mr and Mrs Wayne Keith. ft iiihif DeCamp Is a! hosljital, "Ipwfi City, ; tn'Sjbr' ._„_, -_!H-ei wc $th-PAR;4fftht^rfiittb1ftg &M P^atingy -is i Attending *tHe 1056 Armstrong furnace*;; Company'i All* Conditioning S'chdbl in Kan- f ^CityKMdfr : thtf Meek, 'ivli* ! : , : ,, Mrs dgear 1 Mo*»i1ft ;W_«, vftited pfte ? day.-last'.wleek by, her son and B^Ughter-iri-iaw.i'Mr".,' and Mrs.Ed fNofman.6f Gr"een'gfl|y$Mi_ii' who jW&ft' frorti Here ttj^Mte \to visit rtlfttivfS^a'nd' attend 'riweddirtg* |5 Spencef; Saturday- 'and, .visited th-ir .nleefeand; her : husband,, Mr and Mrs RbBer't SchnH^dt. Suh* da'y, with Mrs Schmidt' and daughters they Went, to SioUx City, to'.see- the Ice Capades. :,Mr and Mrs'Dbn jttemmihgseii arid children spent the ^eekend it Storm Lake wltW the Vfqrni^r's jt.fifents, Mr and Mrs A. 1 !',- Hem-, itiirigsen who recently 'moved back to Iowa from; Sumner, Wash., where they had lived the 3§sl/ few .years. ' : . ' ,,' • 'Friends of the Rev. O. V. Eth- ihgton, family will be "'glad to know. Mrs Ethingtbn, after many mbhths of serious Sickness Is now- recovering. The Rev. Ethington was pastor of tn'e Nazarene church' here a few.years ago and moved from here to Clinton to accept a pastorate. • ' , j , ; Mr and Mrs C.. N. Robinson iaVe had as guests the latter's Drbther and sister-in-law, Mr' and \lts Perry Rickabaugh of Harri- ibh and her sister, Mrs k Leo De- Mith of Milford who recently re- iirh'ed from a visit with relatives n-'California and Kansas, having spent most of the winter in the west. WELCOME! SENECA SPARKLERS Left to light. Top row: Colleen Smith, Barbara England. Mary England (vp), Sharon Sulliyan. 'Bottom row: Carpi Hanisch, Bonnie Mclniire (p), Alyce Petersen, Susan Sullivan. (Absent: Joleen Muller. Leader: Mis Martin Wilberg, Fenton. Ass't Leader: Mrs Elmer Hanisch). SEi OUR DISPLAY AT THIS STORE SATURPAY PAINT: West Bend Boy Dies In Crash Funeral rites were tentatively et for Wednesday for Larry -Ridenour, 16-year-old West Bend 'outh, who was instantly killed Sunday when his motorcycle iqllided with an automobile at an rrtersection in Bode. The Bo- ;aard Funeral Home of West 3^nd is in charge of funeral ar- angements. , ;Larry was killed Sunday afternoon just one-half „ block fom the home of his sister, Mrs, Stanley Olson. He was thrown 0, feet after the collision and yas dead when- help arrived a' 6w seconds later. • The motorcycle, -enroute east collided with an auto driven by Jwayne Johnson of Bode, who s not injured. The car was going south. Mrs Johnson, 20, yho was in the car with her husband, was taken to Lutheran hos- fal in Fort Dodge. She suffer- chest injuries and lacerations' id is reported in fairly good indition. . ..jarry. had been visiting his wfte*. IMrs - Olson, at., Bode and was, enroute home when' the accident happened. , Mrs Olson and other relatives heard the crash and were the-first at the scene. ';A high school junior, Larry- was a football player on the second high school team last fall. He is survived by his mother. Mrs Violet Ridenour of West Bend; his father, Harold Riden- :>ur of Winner, S. D., now in California; one sister, Mrs Stanley Olson of Bode; and three brothers, Kenneth of Emmetsburg; and Dale and Keith at home. There are also three .lieces and three nephews surviving. Hiimboldt County Sheriff E. H. Bradley and Highway Patrolman L. W. Dickinson investigated the accident. The motorcycle and car were reported not badly damaged. C. V. Fowler Makes Good Recovery C.'V. Fowler, Algona merchant, ,vho has been making a nice recovery from surgery at St. Mary's hospital, Rochester, Minn., is expected home in ten days. He has seen released from the hospital and is at present at the Martin Hotel in Rochester-. The Alaona Upper Des Moinot las the largest circulation in Kos- 5Uth county of any publication, 11 If >sef Vices .,w"er ; e held in the , Methodist church fit 2 p,tti.^ Saturday i.Mlreb A 3, Amiiiph .ji.Mi-Leaj _/ s Mi -i who '„ ' MH ?' !,• bf •'>• ri strqkfe v Hahbock i . Meniioriai hos- fcitaT ;iri< Mtt; i' fte Jiad'been only a few cjays. -A.;":. '>.'! '••••« '*. '• • ' - •! • ; t i J- • • j J, ", -Mr-- Lease,- son itif f-Wilsbn -and Ellen, Leasb, vfas b'orrf ;tfov. 22, 1878. in ;Nachusa, ' nl> iaha' mbved to. Jofya'-With his mai-ents arid two .. dldeif 'y_l_tei;g: when H;6 was _- the 1 iff al ^ ieho$ls ; 6f ' ftahebck -' •ffirnw ' sevWal .. His brother, tester, bOUg W. , W. Fifth Haf dWafe. Avhlcfi: th% .ogerat^ uhHl} hieritjrt ,1062i* : V°viy<»h:/. '•->••' He' war fnarried ^Q^JY fiflrrell In. ttebanai Itf^affX 1922, The cpaple; htfvr d D. tease,* oflN^w . td ; tf; li'f 4 ; ' rnMfi - lodges for rtiany^iyeaf s'.sff ^ i:, . -i. '-THeK deceased' .is- jravrtfa^by his wldoW ^nd^sorij'Sotfe^broWwjs Les1ef ; .Lease =of ^esley, .two; 'sis* ters; Mrs Ma'ry.lJohh'spn of Battle^. Greekv:?Midft;, >&nWlM^' (AfjrjieJ: Will ; /Mr, fl? i ft viff yfesr,s Nffi bn account- of .the fire d&rh- td his building severfil weeks 'Mr Swahs'on.:'who bperated 1 "the store |for'45 yjefi^S 1 retired tvvo 'years" fegb'* and; sbld-f he entire s.tock^ tS'his' soh: ftex, who -is now the third'genera tipri in the store. IT EAltBiS Left to;right. Back row: Maurice Carr, Howard-Roalson, Kevin-.Thorson (vp), Vincent Pavik, Norman Oilman (p), Lloyd Thorson (L), Armstrong. Front row: Bevdrly Thorson, Patty Roalson, Aidy Pavik, Billy Gies, Ronny Roalson, John Pavik. '(Absent! Gerald Kluger). ' : . . ( | SEf OUR'DISPLAY AT THIS STORE SATURDAY ; \n New Building On East State Street W'ELC.O-M E!'i Left to right (staggered): Judy Grandgenelt (p), Jane Grandgonelt,-Jean Ann Spangler, Nancy Chambers, Mary Will, Myrna Biernbaumer, Judith Hobscheidt, Donna Trenary, Donna Miller (vp), Charlene Sorensen. (Absent: Ellen Hauswirth, Carol Chambers. Leader: Mrs Leonard Mullins, Corwith).' , SEE OUR DISPLAY AT THIS BANK SATURDAY I OWA MEMBER FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION WELCOME! BUFFALO BOYS to right. Back rows Wm. Fritz (AL). Robert pU*. rle PJtfJj)| (p),. MiJfS Neisp^, Lpwell BilsbjJ|oijgfi, Roger ivp), 'Mm*is# Bilsfeprpugh (L), Tji9«»k». Fro»| row; fieymap H^rrns, Jr., Robert Harms, Billy Carroll, Qreg Giesteipg, Richard and SEE OUR PISJHAY AT THIS STORE SATURDAY

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