The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 6, 1956 · Page 10
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 10

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 6, 1956
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Molnas - .Sales- of ( rfew cars and truck: showed-: ;a marked improvemen dUfinf i'the past cbUple of weeks following a slump. A total of 45 new vvehicles were purchased during the period, according to information' from the couhty . treasurer's office. New owners are: Fbrd^Wilfred Radig, pickup Lone Heck; W. P. Hawcott, Btlrt ; John -and Bernard Long,/Bancroft ; : <A'r.hold Deitering, Bancroft John Ehffch; Elmore; Welp's Itat- chery, 'panel, Bancroft; M. 0 GiVenSi Algonfej Helen dbmfort, Algonft; '.Mrs E. E. Cook, Alg'ona; Leonard 'Stenzel, Burt. . r'. - ; Cheyrtlet—Fenlon Co-6p,Elev- ator, .Fenton; Jack Limbaugh, pickup, iAlgoha; Ehno / Falkerts, Titonkaj Wayne Nymah, Bandfoft Imp. Co.; G. C. Householder, Lotte .Rock; Dale Finer;- -Russ: Medin, Whittemore; 'Bert. Frari- zen, Titonka; M. W./Olsdh. ; Elmore;.Midwest Servic'e''Cflf.^-trQfck' Swea;.City; Eugene Glhki Aigonaj, Wesley/Farmers' Dry. Co., truck; . Dena • K. Kohlhaas'; ;Jess ,•Lashbrook,. Algona; Fidelia E. Kiilsr holm, W,esley; J. JrHaupert, Algona; K. D. Kran'tz, .'Bancroft,- D. W. Murray, Bancl^oft.•; . ' : ~- , Meifcury — Fridblf Soderb'e'r'g, Burt; Merlyn Kfosch, Ledyard. : Olds—Raymond; Johnson, Swea City;;M; K. Risyold, Corwith; J. P. Krieps, Wesley. Ponfiac — D-.'.iV. Benson, Swea City; Mary A. .Lynch,.Ledyard. International i—; Kpssuth -, Co. Imp.; Co., pickup, tbrie' Rock; Welp's Hatchery, panel; Bancrdit. Chrysler—H. J. Cowan; T. L. Larson, Algona. Buick—Agnes or Frank Grandgenett,, Algona. Dodge—Alvin Klein, Irvington Lincoln—Ley Motor Co. Sludebaker—E. J. Brown, Algona.' - !! Nash~-V. W. Burns, Algona. Homemakers 01 ' Likbii ;-^ f he Ledyard Twp. Farm Bureau Homemakers will hold their meeting Friday March 0 at 2 p.m. in the City Hall. The County nurse, Joyce Hayden of Algona Will be present and the speaker Will be Dr. Smith, who is •s member of the Speakers' Bu- reaU) loWa Division of the American Cancer • Society who will speak on: Cancer. All ladies of the-; community are welcome to attend this 'meeting. , * Senlbf Play Planned 1 Thd Senior Class will present' Its' play •• "Granddad Steps Out" ort Friday 'evening, March 9th at 8 p.hl.Jn the Lakota gym. Mf and Mrs Vernon Smith entertained the Arlowe Blomes, the R,dnald Heetlands and the Wayne He.'fctlands, to a-duck supper on night. . farm home Tuesday evening and a movie alter the dinner in Al- goiia. Otrls en the teanl are Parity Patterson, Kay Richardson, Sue Harpeiv Myrna Larimer, Linda Soyensert, : Vera Hansel'* man, Qeicaldihe Gregory, Nancy Hippen", Mary Tophey, Audrey Hanselman, liecky Stripling and Ada .Tobey, managers, Sonja Rae Goetsch and Sharon Reddel, Coach arid Mrs Bryce Wickett. Mr and Mrs Gebfge Studer, Victor Baumgflrtner and Gerald Hamus also treated the girls team,- their coach. and chaperone, Mrs Glenniss* Hdfpei 1 to a dinner at Van's in Algona earlier. At rCdrning, Mrs Sarah West recently observed her . . 104th birthday. (And in Adams county,, she's only the second-oldest person., Mrs Elizabeth Schroeder of Nodaway observed her 105th birthday last June.) Mrs West, the daughter of a \ Civil War Union; soldier, remembers hearing the hews about the assassination of President Lincoln^ The average*&ge of the representatives ire the 84th congress is 51.3 .'years. •••••;; . i • LiiVerne Well Represented At : " ' - :''••,; -'•• • Music Festival ,'LuVerne—Friday, Feb. 24, Mrs illiam Littlejohn, music direc- 0r in LuVerne jichool and Mrs, Vhitne'y, vo9al director from lenwick, attended the Tall Corn it.usi.c Festival held at Iowa State 'eachers College in Cedar Falls. Approximately 400 teachers were n attendance at this festival. During tho day a teachers' chorus ehearsed imd gave a concert that yening. Also the' Mason City high school chorus gave a concert as well as a boys chorus from Centerville. In the afternoon the operetta "lolanthe" .was presented by I.S.T.C. students. Patty Hansen from La Verne-was in : the cast. • Saturday, Ronnie Stone and Kathy Bockes went to Cedar Falls to .participate in the festival band: In the morning, separate instrumental clinics were held for students. William Littlejohn, Mr and Mrs John Bockes accompanied them to Cedar Falls. Cage Team Honored Mr and Mrs William Goetsch entertained the 12 girls oft the "-.uVerne high school basketball :eam, their two managers and Ladies Aid The Ladies Aid Society met in the rooms of the Zion Lutheran Church Thursday a f t e r. n p o n, Twenty-one members were ih v 'at* tendance at the nieetiflg conducted by Mrs Thees Schnakenberg, president. Rev. Louis Witteh« burg presented a Catechism filmstrip' on tho First Commandment. The surprise number In charge Of Mrs Norman Hesse was won by Mrs Sclinakenbefg. Mrs LeRoy Hanselman was the hostess, / ^ _ _____ — • .' i ' . W.S.C.S. Meeting The Woman's Society of World Service met Thursday afternoon in the rooms of the Evangelical United Brethren Church with Mrs Bernard Wolf presiding; Roll call, A Missionary thought from the "World Evangel." Devotions led by Mrs Andrew Marty and lesson study by Mrs Paul Blumer. Mrs Fred Merkle made ready^ greetings for birthdays of missionaries. The closing thought was given by Mrs Harry Naffziger. Mrs „ Arthur Maass was hostess. Two new members, Mrs Henry Kubiy and Mrs Clyde Dudley were, welcomed in the society. past 1 0 days,- f returned te hortie Mentfay,, She was sti in| 'With; i bid&a clot IH on« if fter legft ; ,: -j--.,- ,.-.'• - •/ .;•; ' Mf-aftd Mrf>MelVltt i Kul3f«' sistetf ;HIS bPetheHAiia'w sha tefi Mf and M^s Pete¥ Rab Bfad|at6( Tuesday as' they moved to a 1 farm;-rieai' Thof. -'•;; ' •'.'• - : '<-••'•> : J ; Mrs Cora r, Ross of Humfabldt spent the weekend in: the', hbnlf 6f her > brother, Mr and": Mrs Ed '' ' adcompan- M6f f William Hoeppner ied by ' Mrs Marie Stbddard, Mff Mdfy Shult* and Mrs Anria Blu met visited Wednesday with Hoeppner medical patient in Mercy hospital, fort" Dodge. Mrs also visited heft; Peter Blumefj Anna Shimer. brother-in-law . , Surgical patient in Luthei'dn /hospital ,there. . •;. ,;-: .The highs of the -Birthday Bridge club .entertained the'' laws, at a last of the club year par-ty . at the Mrs Hugh Shirk home Tuesday evening. At play,honor, Mrs C, B. Huff; Each low- member also received . a gift, irthday of Mrs Harry Lichty r as .observed and she received a gift. A farewell gift was presented to Mrs Paul Phillips member moving to Stewartville, Mihn. Canasta 8 met Monday evening' in the Mrs Gilbert Row.en home< Parly Honors Movers Neighbors of Mr and Mrs Albert Wilhelmi and Mr and ,Mrs Melvin Kubly and their families gathered at the town.hall Tuesday evening to honor them, both families mdveil from that vicinity. Games and cattis were played. 'Each -family received a purse of money as a gift. Refreshments brought were served at the close of ,the evening. Just For Fun 500 Club were guests of Mrs Harold Wolf Tuesday afternoon. At play, awards, Mrs William Hardcopf, Jr., Mrs Wayne Warmbier-and Mrs Earl Janssen. <• The Friendly Card, Club met with Mrs Cecil Jolliffe Tuesday afternoon. Three tables of 500 in play. Guests were Mrs Anna Blumer, Mrs Henry Pergande and Mrs Ernest Meyer, Jr. Mrs William Hoeppner was taken by ambulance to Mercy hospital, Fort Dodge, Tuesday for x-rays and medical attention. Mrs Paul Nbrthrop, medical coach at a turkey dinner at their patient in Lutheran Hospital the Mrs Jess Jergensen and Mrs Walton DeWitt wgre guest substitute players. At two tables! in play, honors, Mrs Duane Ne'al; Mrs Carl Groh and Mrs' Harry Lichty.: .'-..Mr and Mrs Elmer Merkle and two sons visited Tuesday tb Thursday in the home of , his sister, Miss Esther Merkle. They Were enroute to their Tiome in St. Paul, Minn., fr6m a three : week's vacation trip to 'California, Mexico and Denver, Colo. » Mr and Mrs J. L. McClamrock, who moved to a farm they pur- chas^d near Kasson, Minn., visited friends here Wednesday. Mr and Mrs Arthur Dimler went to Cedar Rapids Tuesday t visit in the home of their daugh ter, Mrs Vera Andrews and chil dren. Donna Andrews has been ill and hospitalized. a>id| Mr , and .Mrs ,HarV@y &t ' f Hbrikfl land Mi- ihd ' . Mfs '/William flip Center. • dt ( . Bltf * ' . .. . newr' famliy .coming 'id, the" fed ! Jennittgs placft is Mr , and Mfs ArtHlir;, Hicks and family whfr a*meily H^ed on the Billy Han*. Sen place , jSOUth.r.of Sextbrii ,M* and Mrs 'Hansen ; are alsb irig tb .the. Iflfm -this 'spring, . " Some March 1 Moves Made In Sexton Area By The Village Gossip Sexton — Although Mr and John Jennings didn't move, the first week of Marcty was a busy time for them. They helped their daughter and son-in-law, Mr and Wrs Willard Gregson and fam- ly of Algona,' move .into their newly constructed home. Al- i ATAQI w.i» 4.4* ab... vy v ai3_ai ( A ^Aliu. UJfi 'day I6r Mfs JeMfi Jeiinlnis as she ratedsher bljfthday with din* ;af : \ We Cfarenee:; Canhaay home. -It, was a .much quieter event tfitn'the day she arrived jh the World as she'has been told many .timSs Since that' Was to have" Been moving day for her parents.,., ' <. ' ' Ario'thef'new resitjende is being prepared in Sextbn by Ed Fitch. He, is rhoving the house, formerly owned by' Mrs Mack Wise, onto his prbpety along the highway before'renting it.' i Mrs Glenn Gabrielson gave the lesson; on Care' of Upholstered Furniture at the Homemakers meeting'1ft the Plum Creek Community rodm. Mrs Gabrielson was also hostess the" same week to the Sexton Friendly Club with ; Mrs J Mack Wise'and .Mrs Vinnie Lay mon assisting. Tha March meet ing will be at the home of Mr Nell Opheim. Mr.qnd Mrs Charles"Nygaar of Wesley entertained Mr and Mrs Glenn Gabrielson and fam .ily on the Nygaard's 16th wed ding anniversary.', Mr an,d fMrs Merle Hoover were among .the group," who planned a surprise, party fp the 33rd wedding anniversary, of Mr and Mrs Ted Hoover of Burt. Mr, and Mrs Martin Mimbach paused a few days here at home on the way from Minnesota to Washington. They were here enough for some of their Christmas presents to finally catch up with them. One package had trailed them from here to Washington and back again before they received 'it; They are expected home early this summer when their daughter's husband returns from overseas duty. Mrs Julia Taft of Fairmont, Minn, has written to friends here to say she is now settled in her own home after having considerable redecorating' done. She is in good health and is getting reacquainted with old friends after spending the past year in Sexton at the,Fred : Jennings home. Mrs Everett Steven and Mrs Merle Hoover enjoyed a dsy in he ,, BMrlct; ; ehofM Wofkahdjs -' State 1 ' >! G6Ueif Extension ' ' ., :'iA ; -VSi§";"6f : spring" Su'^eems 'to makittl tn«| rdunds of ;the latest victim spending days- Home ;fiibmsehbbl was •Kinybn Gabrieisbrii -li -Mr and.Mf-s Frank Stratton and famiiy'df Mason City sjjfiht Sun- pe Jofin "Straiten , the four, children Jnfipettea thelf virafldparents hew i Now- that Fred Jennings >has moved. Grover Grubb has the prpfelfem of iiftdlflg a new summer earetaker for his cats when he Mves soon for -his fishing resort in'Minnesbta, "•• •'-•'•'••. 5 "i • • -' ' LQNEROCKM Mr arid Mfs LeSife _ Ja &r<MUM>6f |uists,at the •• illiams 'hbrne Lotiis at, Qerald Radial Seegebafth , and Sandfa ts ea , , Mrs Anfia Alke of Titoflka spent Sunday at Rock Rapi they, visited a new Paul. Whacker returned; home with them lot two -weeks;. •;: : Don Stevenson of Ghldflgb spent the .weekend* at the Angus Cotton home. Sunday •«, dinner guests there included; Mr ,(•> and Mrs Kenneth Jaekson Misott Michael. . "-. ; -'';'•••?''? I; Mrs Henry>flath of Sellegrfide, Minn., Mr and M#s\Har'fV;,R&tM and t6nH6n, 'jSitlfnSi *,'»*»«f "••'•vtj'^'VTei 3 " ^ AfterfidM they^ til^isftel Albert 8hM6r' htsfftfe "•" ^ ;'|Mr' an\l.;M^W:|f iSniflteiikoJl. tilled L at J " home Mr and Mrs'J'aftliSS 'LSftf fspent Tuesday ,e veninfJiljtH f ' Clflf e Kraft' hoMet ^ Mr ; «ftd ( Mrs visited home, Mrs family wen* at . > Mr •andlMrs (3ep|'Kl|snef held a • pinochle 6arty -•at:. their home FMday eVenin'f , Rdy.vB^We , and MM Wilfred Radlg won high, Mrs Gerald Radig and; Serb; McOleish Idw. Mrs Roj* Bletfe \yan travel. ; a^lftihg V fCfnily i Johnson • M?::ahd ftd Left to right. Back rows Daniel Skow, Leland Pearson, Philip Asa (vp), Jim Millps, Ernie . Carlson, Dwight Seaberg. Second row: Jerry Heinen, Chris Nygaard, Jimmy Vitzthum, H Roger Arndorfer, Ray Cunningham (L), Burt. Front row: George Cunningham, Kteiiriy Carlson, Lloyd Pommer (p), Duane Heinen, Philip Seaberg.* ' ' ••' /''" '••>•''!. • . '. . . ' , . , •'•.'.',,',• ' : v'' J ' vSEE OUFl DISPLAY AT THIS STORE-SATURDAY r PHONE: 1053 ADDRESS: 116 North Dodge Hi Ws. lilt ;T ^^^ llie Ford V-8 again showed its taillijiht to all competitors in tho "Olympics" of stofk car racing at Daylona Beach, Florida. In blazing across the finish line Ford demonstrated once more the sixzling performance that keeps it.the largest-selling V-8 Ju the world. No other car in the field could mutch Ford for getaway "git" ... lor straightaway acceleration . . . for all-around road- tibility. To see exactly how the.other ears trailed hehmd Ford, see the. chart at the top -of this page. One of the secrets of Ford's performance js the tremendous torque (wheel turning developed by Ford engines. For example, Ford's new 225-h.p. Thunderbird engine develops more torque than any other engine in the low-price field. This means quicker response, smoother running in the kind of dijving you do! just nudge Ford's accelerator and u-lwuxli! You pass in iuslaiits when instants count! ' Ford now offers this mighty 225-h.p. engine with any Ford Faiilane or Station Wagon model with Forilomalic. What's more, these engines are coming off the assembly lines rifrht now! So why wait? Come in today lor a Test Drive. Find out for yourself about Ford itcrfiiriiiaiicc'. Find out why Ford is the V-S with the biggest following! World's largest-selling Test Drive t Cfiampioni 1AO Test Drive the V*8 STATE & JONES KENT MOTOR CO. PHONI 434 *GREAT TV, FORD THEATRE- WHO-TV, 8:30 P.M., THURSDAYS- ^ Extra. Savings "on all BROADLOOM CARPETS Here's an opportunity to get that new cdrpet you want—at a big savings.! For 5 days only Wards are reducing the regular low prices on every broadloom carpet, hall and stair carpet, and rug cushion in our Spring Catalog. They're available on Terms, foo 1 See samples in our, Catalog Store, then place your order. The sale ends Saturday. DURMONT AXMINSTEH. Rich sculpture;! fexlure, good wearing quality. Floral, leaf patterns or new "tweed" effects. Widths 9-ft., 12-ft., 9 x 12-ff 9-ft. width per run. it WAS 6.35... .NOW 5.80 TONELLE AXMINSTER. Deep pile, sculptured texture, very good wearing quality. 6 smart decorator ' patterns. Widths 27-in., 9-ft., 12-ft., 9 x 12-ft 9-ft. width per run. ft WAS 7.23.., .NOW 6.53 LOOMCRAFT AXMINSTER. Wards best Axminster. 100% Wool pile with sculptured effect. Excellent wearing quality. 5 patterns. Widths 9-ft., 12-ft 9-ft. width per run. ft WAS 9.50,.. .NOW 8.7S CIMARA Wilton. All-Wool textured loop pile, thick and dense. Embossed effect. Gives years of good service. 4 color*. Widths 27-in., 9-ft., 12-ft., 15-ft. 9-ft. width per run. ft. WAS 9.23.,..NOW 8.50 MANOR HALL Wilton. All-wool sculptured leaf patterns; "hand carved" effect. Deep velvety pile. 6 colors. Widths 27-in., 9-ft., 12-ft., 15-ft 9-ft. width per run. ft WAS 11.95....NOW 10.95 SHARONAY Wilton, Imported all-wool; woven sculptured scroll effect. Closely packed loop pile. Choice of 4 colors. Widths 9-ft., 12-lt 9-ft. width per run. ft WAS 7.95 NOW 7.25 STYLTWIST. Twisted all-wool yarns in a two-tone pebbly effect. Resists matting, gives long wear. 6 colors. Widths 27-in., 9-ft., 12-ft., 15-ft 9-ft. width per run. ft WAS 8.95.,..NOW 8.20 • TWISTETTE. All-wool twist carpet, Wards best quality twiat. Dense pile; very long-wearing. 6 colors. Widths 27-in., 9-ft., 12-ft., 15-ft 9-ft. width per run. ft WAS 10,95 NOW 9.93 SANDELLE. All-wool ripple, texture; a decorating favorite. Choice of 5 solid colors or 3 new "twee'd" effects. Widths 27-in., 9-ft., 12-ft., 15-ft 9-ft. width per run. ft WAS 8.95,,,'.NOW 7.93 SURBANA. Pre-shrunlc, colorfast long-wearing cotton in a twisted loop pile. 6 fade-resistant colors. Widths 9-ft., 12-ft....,.,,,.,,,,.,, ..9-ft. width per ran.' ft WAS 4.50,,,. ..NOW 3.93 NYLCREST, Extra-dense, velvety cut pile; blended of Tufton (carpet Rayon) and nylon. Completely moth-proof. 6 colors. Widths 9-ft., 12-ft , ,9-ft. width per run. ft WAS 7.50,,. iNOW 6,73 KYLETTE. Tightly twisted Ipop pile in Wend of Tufton (carpet Rayon} and nylon. Moth-proof and crush- reiisjant. 6 colors. Widths 9-lt., 12-ft.,,,,, .9-ft. width per tun. ft WAS 7.s'p,,.,, .NOW 6.73 Prices do not include transportation charges. • < V%/Z^ MRM> Extras! *.*

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