The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 6, 1956 · Page 26
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 26

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 6, 1956
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Burt Bows Out of District Cage Meet Monday, 69-61 under Jan. I, 1056, and senior teams include all-over 13. Members of Burl's outstanding boys basketball team are shown in the above photo. Sho.wn, left to right, front row, are Larry Manus, Gary Giddings, John Smidt, Harold Bait and Jerry Carman, the five regular starters, and back row, left to right, Jay Hoppus, manager, Ton! Angus, Norman Mitchell, Wendell Willrett, Vernal Koeritler. Dan ell Davis, Aden Johnson, David Christensen and Coach Ray Ihhen. Burl's Bears gave it all they had at Latimer Monday night, but a cold third quarter allowed demons to rack up a 69-61 decision that sent the Kossuth entry to the sidelines in the first round of district tournament action. The defeat ended a Burt win string of 22 and gave the Bears of Algona Hi*h Squad In District Meet Algona high school's, Bulldogs, who tangle w'.lh Carroll in ths first round of the district tournament at Pocahontas tonight (Tuesday) at 7:30, ar 3 shown here. Shown, front row, It-It to rifihl, are Loren Nelson, Bob Harms, Vernon Christoffers, Duane Kueck, Bob Hardy. Ron Zittrilsch and Ted Finley. Back row, left to right, Coach Bob King, Truman Shackell'ord, Frank Kern, Dave Kohl, Doug Meyer, Ro;l Kickbush, Jae Givens, Bob Slobe and manager Terry Struccker. Coach King's crow has chalked up a season mark of 12-9 so far, including a 7-7 North Central Conference record which out the Bulldogs in four h' place. In 21 games, Algona has outscored its opponents, 1323-1218, and averaged 63 points per game on offense, and hold an edge in'all departments of the game over the opposition. Meyer ancl Nelson have been the top offensive guns. Meyer, greatest basketballer in Algona history, has put home 422 points this reason, an a VL-rage oi 20.1 per game, while Nelson has accounted for 307 points, un average of 14.15, Last vear's edition of the- Bulldogs went all the way to the finals of the sub-state before falling to Ames. The Little Cyclones went on to take the state title with ease. (Photo by Algona High Camera Club) Coach Ray Ihnen a 24-3 season mark. On their way to the greatest season in Hurt's history, the Bears- won their conference crown, the Kossuth county boys title and a sectional championship. Only two other Burt teams have taken sectional titles since basketball was installed there in the late 1930's. Burt and demons traded points during the opening period, and were tied, 12-12, after eight minutes. During the second stanza, Burt grabbed a six point lead, but trailed at halftime, 3229, as demons rallied. Burt couldn't hit the hoop during the third round and put themselves in a hole as demons swepi into a 50-39 bulge at the three- quarter mark. Coach Ray Ihnen's Bears trailed by It! points 1 during the final quarter, then staged as uprising that ,closed the gap before tilt final buzzer sounded. Jerry Carman and Gary Giddings were terrific for Burt in defeat . Carman flipped in 23 points to lead all scorers in the game. Giddings and big John Smidt each adcied 12, and tht floor play of Giddings was out standing. Box score: Burt (61) FG Carman 7 Manus 3 Smidt 5 Giddings 3 Batt 2 Mitchell 1 FT 9 0 2 6 PF •1 1 0 demons (69) 21 19 If. KG FT PF Everist 6 4 J. Nichols 9 2 Weuve 9 1 L. Nichols 1 2 Jefferson 3 2 Goecke 1 0 29 11 K This season was Ihnen's first a! the helm of the boys team, although his girls teams have been big winners in previous years a, Burt. Of the five starters, Garman, Smidt and Giddings will lx back for another fling next season. In other games involving othei teams in this area Monday night Lanyon pasted Ringsted, (iti-.iu at Koile; Jewell downed Livermore, 83-67, at Webster City; ;mo Pocahontas edged Lake City, 6160, in a class A game at Pocahontas. "Borrowed some hot water for th' wash. Gotta get home 'be/ore it cools!" Well, at least she knows the big laundry secret: "The hotter the water, the whiter and cleaner the wash." But she doesn't know the modern way to be sure of all the hot water you peed all the time. Only the automatic GAS water heater does the trick! It's 3 times faster than non-flame heaters. Costs less to buy and install — a fraction as much to operate. Get sizing information today. ONLY AUTOMATIC WATER HEATERS GIVE HOT WATER TIMES FASTER 4-H Cage Meet Opens Mar. 9 27 Teams North Central Public Service Co. "YOUR GAS COMPANY" Two Ladies Hit 192 At Barry's Lnvonne Pittman and P. Elbert topped the women bowlers ill Barry's this week with line? of 192. Mrs Pittman also tossed a 1(58. Other women over 150 were Ramnn.-i -Ainfahr 164, M. Hood ICfi. V. Briggs 163, M. Mullin 189, Sara Raney 175,' 1G4, 175. <».. .1. |,ning )H9, Kav Voigl. 168, 1K8, E. Vera 188, J. Peterson 162. 1. Hanig 174, 172. A. Kajewski 174. Mary Lytle 170, 163, Carol Godfredsen 161, 17(5, 174, Myrna Diokinan 172 and V. Nelson 167. John intermsll Sbws The Way At Kawkeye John Intermill, veteran Titonka kcgler, was top man at Hmvkeye' Lanes this week with a 236 high single line count ancl a 602 series. Loyal Gingrich, another Titonkan, tossed a 232 count and 600 series. • Carol OndfnHoon looped th" women with a 200 single and 552 series score. Other women over 150 were Betty Haag 179, 150. Frances Gingrich 178, Helen Stephens 162, Lavonne Pittman 168, 152. Phyllis Walker 166., Virginia Donahue 164, Martha Johnson 152. 152,' Helene Whit, temore 182. Elaine Simmons 17(5, 174. Kay Voigt 155 and Leone Wilhelmi 175.' . . Men over 200 included Ted Vera 205, Ron Stephens 216, Bob Can- 228, Ted Hoover 200, 204, Cliff Benschoter 211, 204, Harold Lampright 211, Hank Furst 200, Clayt Pittman 210, 203, Frank Bleich 227, Chuck Staudt 204. Mevl Hoover 207, Red Sfockor 209, 203, John Anderson 203, Gordy Schmidt 201, Hal Long 203, Ted Chrisehilles 212, Ollie Johnson 205, Jack Haag 203 and Hank Geilenfeld 212. IF IT'S NEWS — WE WANT IT Tuesday, March 6, 1956 Alflona ((a.) Upper Be* Mdln«i~3 Fabric Study Class "Care of New Fabrics" is the Extension lesson to be given in Kossuth County during the month of March. Two lenders from each homemakers groups will receivq an all clay lesson give on March 16, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Methodist Church basement in Algona, as presented by Beulah M. Gray, home economist. WELCOME! UNION BOYS Left to right. Back row: Howard Thilges (p). Hank Thilges, Jack Henry, James Erpelding, Bernard Wcydert (vp). Jim PingeL Dean Dodds, Susan Nitchals, Kenneth S-A ay . 6 ? ( h'' Burt> Center row ' Raymond Baker, Elmer Alt, Jerry Pingel, James Nitchals, Mary Reilly, Tim Vipond. Front row: Jimmie Shipler, Roger Baker, Tommy Honry, Edward Reilly. (Absent: Bob Pingel). . SEE OUR DISPLAY AT THIS STORE SATURDAY CLOTHING FOR MEN AND BOYS Pairings for the annual K«'S- suth County 4-H Bu.skoth,!! Tournament were announce! Monday afternoon by Bob Juan- son, youth assistant. Twenty-fevun teams are entri ed in the meet this y;-ar, fiv more than last. Defendini; r.-hai;; pions are Garfk-kl and V/es'-ey .. the junior division and KainM-.. and Eagle in the senior division Three games are on tap Mar 9 at Bancroft when north divi.-,i •: play geU- underway. Twu ni'ir- games art- un tap March 12 at th • same site, and semi-iinal mini action will be at Swea Ciiy when four games will be on tin- slate March 15. The south district begins at S' Joe March 12. Three games wii 1 start the teams down the tournament trail that night. The site switches to Algona, where thn-< games will bi featured Mai'. 13 and semifinal action is at AL-ui<;> Mar. 15. The two winning junior am' senior teams will meet Mar. 2C at Bancroft, with the winners in each division advancing to th finals at Bancroft, March 2-1. Junior teams entered will play , games of four li-minute periods j while the seniors will play regu- ' lation time. Junior teams consist of boys 13 years of age and ARE READY WITH EVERYTHING GAY FOR tf^YbUNG EASTER!" GIRLS Linen Weave SUITS "^avon Linen Weave" is all the rage in daughter's Easier outfit — as well as mother's! Graham's has all manner of adorable styles in two and three piece ensembles — in rayon linen suits for girls. Some with matching dusters that make them Irue eye-catchers p-H rorrml ; m°nt - getters. Others with knit blouses. In Navy, Coral and in Torquoise. Sizes 3 io 6x and 6 to 14 Also Sub-Teens 5.98 and 8.98 Posies and Ribbons Be-Deck a Girl's New Easter HAT We can hardly resist putting these perky Castor bonnets on every littl* girl who walks into our si ore I So gay and gala in fresh, crispy (traw , . , with daisies and spring flowers . . . ribbons and lies. They are selling like "hot cakes", and we've more coming in every day! $1.69 to $2.49 GjRLS BLOUSES Like Mom's . . . frilly Dacrons and shining Nylons and crisp new cotton blouses by Sh'p n' Shore. All styled to a "t", to give young chicks a thrill for Easter-morn wear- irrj. Sizes 3 to 6x and 7 to 14. 8 & 2 98 J/\I *Qtt £*»/\J SKIRTS New .and extremely cc'orful are these lin- eti and cotton print Fkir*s at Graham's . . . flowing, swirling lines f rid as bright as Borim sunshine. Sizes 7 »o 14 and all subteen sizes. 2.98 & 3.98 For Sizes 3 to 6x, 7 to 14 Sub-teens 3.98 - 5.98 Just unpacked! Loads of dainty new frocks to delight any girl . . . fabulous nylons and nylon combinations, rustling taffeta checks, and crisp cottons to make this Easter the dressiest occasion of them all. Come and see Graham's "dress collection" for girls . . . we predict you — and she — will want mere than one! MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS CHOOSE FOR EASTER AT GRAHAM'S I

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