The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 6, 1956 · Page 11
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 11

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 6, 1956
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In Europe^ Reported Dead Word was received here this week of the death of a former Algona youth, Rodney C. Bennett, 18, in Europe. Rodney is pictured above. , : , ; : . • ' t Rodney', son of Mr and Mrs Charles J. Bennett, former Algona residents now living at Boone, died from "probable carbon monoxide poisoning" and that a definite cause of his death would be determined by a Complete autopsy, according to the" message received by the Bennetts from the government.' ' • 'Pfc. Bennett was home last fall on furlough, prior to his assignment in Europe. Mr Bennett, who was employed by Swift & Co. here when the family resided'lon South • Minesota street, believes his son was in the Greek mountains on a special mission at the time of his death. , IRodney, who lived here tor 15 year's, was born at Boone'and returned there with his parents two years ago.'He enlisted in September, 1953 and re-enlisted in September, 1955 for another two- year stay in the army. He was a member of the Signal Corps of , the .army. • • Survivors, besides his mother and' father, include two sisters, Ramona Ann and Judy Kay. (Gut courtesy Boone News-Republican) 90 At Scout; Program; feti. 28 At Swea City Swea City—The anniversary of the Scouting niovehieh't was the occasion for? the Blue 'and Gold banquet, attended by 90 persons at VFW 'hall last Tuesday hight. Each den decorated its own table. Hostesses -were "Mrs^ Wayne Griffith and *Mrs Wfrrn. } Bolanti, Two large decorated .cake? bakeSi by Mesdames Griffith' and-Boiana- were featured.: .'Cubmaster Gerald Greischar was present to make awards and the Rev. David Frank, scoutmaster, -represented the senior scout troops and welcomed the boys who wore being advanced from Cub packs into Scout troops. Den mothers erceiving recognition were Mrs Clayton Holm, Mrs Wm. Guyer, Mrs Earl Berg and Mrs Gifford Smith. Cub- master Geischar presented awards to. the Cubs, using a j candleboard to demonstrate -the , vims and significance of Cub jcouting. Awards were made as follows: Lion, badge, Jerry Rasmussen; Webelos badge'; Jerry Rasmussen, Billy Clark, Junior Loomer; graduation certificate, Jerry Thompson, Ricky Holm, Jerry Rasmussen, Billy Clark, Junior Loomer; service stars for a year of scouting, Jerry Rasmussen, Jerry Thompson, Ricky Holm, Junior Loomer; second year star, Billy Clark, Duane Briggs; first- year star, Johnnie Verbrugge; bear badges, Gary Griffith, Terry Smith, Hal Alward, Billy Ewing; Bear gold arrow, Gary Griffith, Terry Smith, Hal Alward; wolf badge, Dicky Johnson; wolf silver arrow,' Larry, B-erg, Rodney Smith, Johnny' Guyer; bobcat badge, : Robert ;Thompson, Johnny O'Green, Larry ' Kockler,- Tommy Kockler. A Certificate of appreciation for her work as den mother was- presented to Mrs Clayton Holm, who is resigning from the office. Delegates to the 'county Rfcpub- lican convention ; we're elected -,at a party caucus this week. Named as delegates . were Mrs JoWn : E. Anderson, Mrs Martin Dahl,' Gif- foM jSmith,<S. E., Uhr, George K. weboH; 'MSrtin Dahl, -R.vD.. Smith. and Richard M. Anderson. Alternates are R. E. Ridge, Mrs J. August Peterson, Roger Linde and Mrs George K. Nelson. Members of Imperial Lodge, A. F. and A. M. entertained their wives at a Ladies' Night party at the Masonic Temple on March 2, About 25 couples were present. Hi Jinks 16 ehind the Scenes" Items From Algona High A phobia Is defined as a morbid, ••irrational, fear stemming from unconscious feelings* • ot •guilt and inadequacy instilled in childhood. Psychologists have coined names for practically' every phobia that a person could have,' Most of these, such as siiopho* bia, or fear of food; ochltfphobia, fear of crowds; and lalophqbia, meaning fear of speaking, are not possessed by many high school students. '< Ergasiqphobia, or fear of work( is &' fear "which is fnoreV common 'arnofig teenagers^ •' - ; ' .''.;' * . *,' ; < * •• • •' I But there are /ew phobias present at high -|Bchp6l' -level': for Which there is • a*; vW>rd. r ^ Here, then, is a short, handy reference list. classtrophobia—Fear of small classrooms -, examinstaphobia—Fear of tests failurophobia—Fear of "report cards ,^ ' . - . '•;, gyrnnaph6bla-=-Fear of physical exertion - . " ••""" . • laboraphobia—Fear of assignments . ' peaaphobia—Fear of teachers , thencanophobia—-Fear of mental exertion . - : '•. . «• ..The list is for parents, so thai they can discUss their children in mysterious terms, and for stu- lents so that they may confront their parents with, "Gues's what 1 [ have thencanophobia!" —SS. / : Marion, 4 Ohioi was the home .ind . burial- place of President J Harding.; > '• • K GeorpeSafern ie|Held AfOftosen 0«os6«— ipuneral services for George Saterrt -were . held Monday afternoon, Feb. 27, at Trinity Lutheran church in Ottpsen, the Rev. Harold Mountain, ifi charge >, George" Satern, son of the late Mr and Mrs John Satern f \Vais bprn at OttbSen, Iowa, Nov. 8 1093, 'and passed away at Emmetsburg Memorial Hospital. Feb., 24, at the age of 62. He, was baptized and confirmed at St. plaf Lutheran Church at Bode. 'All but the ,past 15 years of. his life were spent in the Ottosen community. He attended the local schools and business college at Highland Park, Des Mpines, Iowa. ' On April 4, 1920 he was united .in marriage with Bertha'Enock- son and three children were'born to this union: Gladys, Mrs HoW- ard'Chism now of Cylinder; Maurice of Rochester, Minn, arid Vincent of Estherville. t He suffered a stroke . five weeks ago, from which he never recovered. His wife, parents and 'wo sisters preceded him in death. He leaves to mourn his passing his three children, four grandchildren and six sisters and five brothers, Mrs L. E. Worster, Rol'fe; Mrs A. M: Seamen, Detroit, Mich.; Mrs Earle Cobb, West* Bend; Mrs Ernest Rydberg, New •Lenox, 111.; Mrs Burtis Eastman, Orion, 111.; Mrs Roy Enockson, Ottosen;' Carl at Emmetsburg; Henry of Livermore; John of Independence; Thorston. of West Bend; and Oscar of Jamestown, N. D. . Short funeral services were held at Ellsworth Funeral Home nf Emmetsburg and at Trinity Lutheran Church at Otlosen. He was laid to rest at Union Cemetery at Ottosen. Pallbearers were James Salem, •Robert Satern, Laurel Worster, Ernest Enocksrfn, Harold Berge •and Virgil Enockson. All are nephews of the deceased. Mrs Ed Nessen of West Bend Was soloist, Mrs Merle Holt was pianist and Mrs DeVere NeWton and Mrs Knut Oppedahl had charge of floral arrangements. Mr and Mrs Ralph Jacobson entertained friends at a 500 party Friday evening, in their home. Those present included Mr and Mrs Louis Jacobson, Mr and Mrs Bernard Coyle, Mr and Mrs Conrad Johnson, Mr and Mrs Alfred Schultz, Mr and Mrs Dean Telford, Mr and Mrs Victor Meyer, Mjr and Mrs Paul Meyer, Mr and Mrs Edgar Meyer of Fort Dodge, Tuesday, March 6, 1956 Algona (la.) Upper Dei Mfltrt«~3, Mr and Mrs Richard Kinseth, Jim Jacobson and Arlene Larson. Mrs Lopis Jacobson was high for ladies and Deanne Telford was high for men and also won the travel prize. Arlene Larson, was low for ladies and Conrad Johnson low for men. The regular meeting of the Ottosen Parent-Teachers Association has been postponed and will be held Tuesday evening, Mar. 13. The Ladies Rural Club has " charge 'of the program. ^ Mr and Mrs Donald Larson of Ottosen and Mr and Mrs Elmer Larson of Bode are expected home this week from a vacation ,„ trip to California and through * the Southern States. UDM Classifieds Pay Dividend!"; WELCOME! Greenwood Girls KILLED Eryin Her.rikson, 44, was ki'.'ed at his farm Ringsted recently, when he was caught between the steering wheel of his tractor and the entrance to a shed into which he was backing the- machine. The top 'of the door-way was barely high enough to clear the steering wheel. Lois Ot Mail At Montezuma, rural mail carrier Paul Putnam figures that he has handled over 10 million pieces of mail in his 34-year career. Recently he received a 25-year safe driving award. Mr Putnam has driven over 600,000 miles as a mail carrier. His middle name, incidentally, is "Revere." WANT ADS BRING RESULTS For instance, you might choose the, fascinating Ldmpl Two-Piece Ensemble pictured here at right . . . it's NEW as Easter Sunday morn! Polished cotton print dre'ss carries with its own linen weave redingote jined with the same print as the dress! It's just one of many Easter fashion stunners now at Fowlers, and priced at a very modest $29.95. ' ' Left to right. Mrs Albert Kollasch (L), Bancroft. Back row: Joyce Wilhelmi, Gwendolyn Baker, Betty Heldorfer, Third row: Maxine Heldorfer, Madeline Baker, Eileen Vaske. Second row: Janet Deiiering, Kathleen Kollasch, Karen Wilhelmi, Mary Jo Vaske (vp). Front row: Mary Kollasch, Rachsl Menke, Karen Wilhelmi, Georgia Heldorfer (p). <* SEE OUR DISPLAY AT THIS STORE SATURDAY NORTH IOWA SEWING MACHINE ALGONA BOYS Left to right. Back row: Kenneth Arndorfer, ^ee Froehlich, P aul Seiicr, Richard Lickteig, Weyne Patterson, Robert Meyer, Jack Frideres, O$car Froehlich (vp). Front row: Billy Rahm, Oannis Schoby, Don Froehlich, Dean Benschoter (p), Robert VonBank, Wayne Arndorfer, Richard Meyer. Absent: Allen Bode. (Leader: Robert Mayer, Algona.) SEE OUR PISPLAY AT THIS STORE , SATURDAY' FUEL... COAL. .. BUILDING SUPPLIES j PHONE 22$ You might choose a pert Spring shortie coat by "Betty Rose" . . . the perfect little toss-over-everything coat in colorful wool with detailed seaming, priced $22.50 and up at Fowlers. Or a flowing "Betty Rose"* semi-fitted long coat at' $29.95. ' ' Other new mouth-watering Easter fashions .now at Fowlers include Lampl's three-piece ensembles . . ; skirt, jacket in rayon linen weave with flashing print blouse . . . all to match and give you the trim .Easter "suit look"'. •.-..' yours for only $15.95. Also, Kay McDowell's brilliant new matching jackets and skirts in linen weave, these ensembles for $15.95 also. ' . • ' , .,•'••• Oh, so 'much to see at Fowlers! .Easter-y print dresses in stunning styling and all sizes . . ., pleasantly priced at $10.95 up. Blouses — these you must.see —; in rich plaids and rippling dark-tone patterns for suit or "just skirt" wear, ot $3.98 up.. Many other new incoming fashion items, including famous Hansen gloves for Spring, richly detailed, glowing in color, at $1.98 and up. Handbags that sparkle, $3.98 and up. We can't tell all — we couldn't if we took this whole page — but we can show you when you drop in at Fowlersl Surprise in store for you when you see and try on Fowlers new Easter hats .... $2.98 to $7.98 Easter on Our Children's Floor, Too! We will be pleased to be host next Sat- ui-dav to the LOTTS CREEK LASSIES 4-H Club — V Left to right. Rack row: Carol Reding, Lois Btsch, Mary Walker, Rita Streit, Patricia Kollasrh, Mary K. Loebach, Mrs Joe H. Loebach. Jr. (L), Whittemore. Front row: Alice Elbert, Joan Waldschmidt, Barbara Elbert, Coletta Streit, Mary Margaret McDonnell, Carol Jean Anliker. Absent: Bonita Ludwig, Eileen O'Brien, Patty Waldschmidt (vp), Mary Jo Haag (p). WHERE PRICES ARE PLEASANTLY LOW

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