The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 13, 1956 · Page 33
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 13, 1956
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Mr» NaiinU McKiahoti had the pleasure of having her three children under her roof at the same two . recently, all un-planned. Malice came from Minneapolis, Ruth, Mrs Ralph Carpenter, came from Marshalltown ahd Marian, Mrs Richard Schmitz, came from Storm Lake. • ' ' Mrs Carpenter oame as a fare- Well before she. fluid her. doctor husband leave, ori-'an extensive .trip which will keep them away from home till Apru. They will' :gp to Chicago and'from there via plante'tfNew, York City, thence to Puerto Rico, Guam and the Virgin Islands where the doctor will attend a medical meeting. While, here she visited: the attic .and Wete investigated the contents" of ;thinks,~ in search of ah old fashioned gown of her mother's 'Which she wanted .to wear' to art :ehtertainrnent at the -Mar'-' shalltQwn Country Club. . , ; ;.,",."'' ; ^ * • »; Mw Schmili, through a series of circumstances, had been sleeping. on the davenport! and came home for a good uight's rest,"in her old bed 1 ' at the parental hofhe;;,' Mr'and Mrs "Schmiti ate building quite a pretentious new hornte and in the meantime^ have been living in" a small bungalow. Sleeping-facilities were somewhat Jtfowded, hence the make-shift davenport. Mr. and Mrs Schmitz are going to 'Chicago soon to choose drapes ,and'furniture at the. Chicago Mart. All of which sounds most ,• interesting and makes, me a. pale shade of -"green". That t ol' debbil envy props up now and then, buf I try tp keep It. a pale shade. '..' ;' ' ••' • • - • • To Ihe llal of avid fisher women, including Rose Medin, Pearl Potter, Hazel Lusby, Katherine Gil- rrior'e/ Lizzie Post, Lolla Ladendorff and Rose Anderson, add the naJrie'' Myrtle Gillett, mother of Mrs Aldean McAdams. Her birthday was observed recently and among her gifts was a, rod and reel from her grandson.; The gift ,was purchased on a snowy day and when he .went down the streets of Des Moin'es carrying ihU out-of-season article, passersby Smiled. and probably thought the fishing Season was to be prepared for .in plenty of time'. With the season a bit far away,' her n Son-in-law 'suggested a tub, Water in 'which she 'could dang] the line. .She was agreeable t this and answered .in the sam spirit — "Oh, anywhere woul suit me, just so I have a fish pol in my. hands." • ..•••., ' *; • ' x , Shirley Moe end hot husband Ted Mongan of Omaha, Neb;, ha ' an experience last week whie if it nevdr repeated will be .soo: enough. They were in a supe market shopping when in cam armed bandits who demande «cash. Shirley was only tnre feet behind orie of the men. Sh said the chills ran up and down 'her spine and had she been child she'd , never have . grown another inch conforming the pi adage ''scared out of . a year* growth." ;-.,,;('•. To Mrs C. W. Morck credit for having reported th first robin t'o me. Bless their little hearts. Tm going to hauri the back porch now and look for one to welcome. Out will go some extra feed too. We have an addition to the house f6r screens and storm windows. At one time I' kept a wheel, chair in there so 1= dubbed the addition "the dog house" an appropriate name '. think for a wheel 'chair's shelter This addition is low enough for Mrs Gilles and my Esther to 'place feed for birds, so all winter the "feathered friends" have been well cared for. Now spmething special must be put there for the robins. I wonder what they like best. . I spent Saturday afternoon and evening at Mason City with my cousin, Gerald Cady and his wife Julia. I purposely requested them to have a continuous T.V. program in the hopes I would catch the "fever". But alas, I came home no more enthused than , I had been. The Lawrence Welk program was "up my alley" and [ especially like Dick Dale.' * * » My trip was not without benefits, however, for- <I learned something about dogs. 'Delia Welter and her sister, ' Edith, who lave been vacationing in Florida the past fortnight, had left their, pet with my cousin who' has , an We ae grateful for this opportunity to, thank trie Barry family for .their fine business - • \ ' •' * * •' .i • ' • " ? '-'••.•'• in the past —' arid' we are very pleased to greet Larry Knoll as the' otyner, pf "Larry's, Recreation.'' ! CANDIES •-, ' \ CONNECTIONS -*•,*•'..' CIGARETTES \ ''•/.. CIGARS TOBACCO , GOODS -•'••. \ BOX CANDIES CANADA DRY Beverages — BOWEY'S Syrups & Topping* ITT SALES X :•: WHOLESALERS , SPENCER, JOWA ,fHONS.'-:*ia 15 FIFTH ST. S. E. IxexKxaifxsi:^^ tqixs&s&w&xax®^^ * To BARRY'S W« extend to you our friendly good wishes on the completion of almost half a century of business on the Algona scene . . . a business with a fine record . . . known for friendliness. It has been a privilege to serve you over many years. * To LARRY'S Welcome to Algona, lorry Knoll . , . we are confident you will Ilk* the friendly nelghborlinew of our city . . , and that as lair/* Recreation your business will continue to enjoy a splendid patronage, as in the past. fpp wi wn .^^m^^ ^^B ^^^ ^^^^ ^^P ^^^ "DISTRIBUTING CO. ALGONA, IOWA l animal hospital and also takes animals io board in the absence of the owners. : Delia, picked up the dog Saturday afternoon and noticed he; was .shedding • badly. Jiulia had gone to.the hospital, a few yards from ,the dwelling, to wait on Delia and when she was asked why the dog was "moul- ting", Julia didn't know. When she came back she asked Gerald and he explained tha,t the. pet was shedding early because he Kad been in a warm room. Once outside again, the fur will cease to shed. Delia said he loves to haye his hide, brushed, and this time she Vacuumed him. Now there's ah ideU to pass on to you dog owners. .* - '*'-,* Millie Nolle has for years exercised her "green thumb" in wonderful 1 vegetable gardens and apparently she does equally as well. with ; flowers. Last year she, had an Easter lily given her ahd aftef It's period of ,blo6ming she put the bulb away to rest. It looked hopelessly, dead when she inspected it a' ; few weeks agci. She decided to plant it and scarcely dared hope it wouldJiVeV but it has surpassed all her'hopes and now Has two lovely blooms. As reported previously Mrs Arthur Obrecht appeared 6n T.V. at Fort Dodge 1 recently.. 'It was more fun to have others along to share the'gayiety, so her brother- in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs H. A. Kaiser,' of Rolfe and' Mr and 1 Mrs John; Meyer 'of Fort Dodge were 'with Mr and Mrs Obrecht when they' "painted the town," dining, dancing, going:to a show and lunching and then the big. event. at the • studio at 5:45 I be- .ieVe it was. Mrs Obrecht con- 'esses she was a little tense and s perfectly willing that anyone else who cares to can be a T.V. oerformer—she, well she'll stick ;o being, just a housewife. Her gifts were hose, a sitting for her oortrait and a corsage. * ' * * B. P, Richardson has return- d from Houston, Tex., where he lad visited .his > son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Ed Voigi le said the weather was like owa's , May. Ah, wonderful louston. Mrs Marie Muriagh had an in- eresting letter from her daughter" "osephine • Pruyn the other day. Ar and 'Mrs Pruyn are vacation- ng at Miami, Fla.. "Jo" loves to ishi,and she was thrilled to haul n a' 20 .pounder the other day. Ais Murtagh couldn't, think of he name of it, but 20 pounds is a good haul, no. matter' what tind,.iust so it's edible, and I'm urej her's must have been' a good variety, Sjhesjwas' So" excited about t she Wrote: her mother she had o : take 1 an aspirin immediately fterward. s r ? ^'" r * - *• ' ; Harojd |Weberi former inslruc- qr 6f h)4sjc here now living at Cedar Falls', took a : bow the other ight while conducting -a> music roup, a bow that surpriSed'him s well as the musicians and audi- nce. Seems he had been sick a e,w days and really shouldn't ave tried . to make an appear- nce. Not realizing how weak e still was, he was determined o do his part, when all -at once e fell forward onto the music ack. No damage done, no .serous after-afects, but he probably ished he had heeded : advice om the missus. * * • * Jim Palmer Is a good son and thoughtful one. His mother aid he recently phoned the fam- y. again. He 'does this quite •equently -jn place of letters. What a nice idea. He is station- d at Long Beach, Calif., and is in ic navy. ' * * * June, 1929 — Carol Qwen of efferson visited last week with is grandparents, Mr and Mrs L. A. Owen. His parents Mr and Verne Owen drove \ip after im Saturday evening and took im home Sunday. Last Friday he Owens and Carol went fishing p at Mud Lake and caught 83 ullheads. (The Owens lived in ic Fielding Perry house on east ollege street. They built it, I be- eve.) Mrs O. Lorenz (mother f "Dutch") went to Fort Dodge Friday to visit her daughter, Mrs Myron Hill. From Fort Dodge she went to Harlan to visit her son Bruno and after a visit there she will go to Council Bluffs and Omaha to visit her daughter, Mrs John Shearer and her son Fred. (Fred I think must have been the one I knew as "Fritz" who worked for my father and George Johnson when they were contractors and partners. I used to gc to town (Lakota, then Germania, with Fritz when he was sent for groceries. The trading was done at the Bell brothers store. Does anyone remember them?) Is Homemaker Winner, Ledyard Carol Winter, shown here, was recently named winner of the Betty Crocker Homemaker of Tomorrow award in the Ledyard school. Miss Winter, a senior, takes part in vocal music and was manager of the girls basketball team this year, and is in the choir of the Presbyterian church at Lakota. She will now *nter competition and could be named Iowa's candidate for the title ol All • American Homemaker of Tomorrow. She received a pin as an award. Burt Cadet Finishes Primary Flight Training Aviation 'Cadet Russell N. . Christe'nsen, '&bQv£, son ; of Mr and Mrs H. N. Christehsen of Burt, recently 'graduated from primary pilot training ; at.' Graham Air Base, Florida. Graham is one of the nine civilian flying schools under contract to the United States Air Force ;tp; proyjde--the initial 22 week$* pf acsaufemic and flying instruction' t6 ' Air Force cadets and student officers. :| • , . A graduate of tBurt high school, Aviation Cadet 'Christensen later attended the Iowa State College, Ames, .jwher'6 he majored in Engi' Licklcig. gave a talk. Entertainment, included songs led by Helen Lickteig; Dartcne Studer presented a game; and Ruth Lickteig showed a wardrobe for a doll. Guests included the mothers :md Mary Staudt, county extension home economist. OF SCHOOL' ELECTION PUBLIC NOTICE Is hereby given to the qualified voters of the Sentral Community School District, in the Comities of Kossuth • and' Palo Alto, State of Iowa, that a special school election has been called and ordered to he held in aAd for said School District on the 4th day of April, 19B6, whereat there will be submitted to the Voters of said Sentral Community ScllooJ District} to be by them voted jpon, the following proposition, to- . . , ' He ? is ,nW stationed at Laugh- Jin Air Forde! Base, Tex., where he is * undergoing his final 20 weeks of single, 'engine jet training prior to receiving his silver pilot's wings and Second iLieuten- ant's commission in the United States Air Force. the Board Of Directors of the Sentral Community School District in the Counties of Kossuth and Palb Alto, State of Iowa, issue bonds In an amount not to • exceed 3450,000.00 s for the purpose' Of carrying out a school building program consisting Of erecting a new secondary school building, procuring a site therefor In the Northeast Corner of the South- cast Quarter (SB 14) of Section Nine (9), Township Ninety-seven (!)7) North Range Thirty (30), West of the 5th P, M., Kossuth County, Iowa, and procuring and Improving adjoining land as a site for an athletic fieJd in and for said School District?" . . . The polls for said election will be open from twelve o'clock noon until seven o'clock P. M. of said day and for said election the whole of said nine" Community School District has been consolidated into iand 'will constitute one voting preclfct and the polling place therefore will be at the school building in the Town of Lone Rock, Kossuth County, Iowa, at which time and place, all of the qualified voters of said School District are hdreby notified to appear. This notice is given by order of the Bodrd of Directors of the Sentral Community School District pursuant to the provisions 6£ Chapter 206. Code of Iowa, 1954, and to n sitffie'lent petition with the requisite signatures in accordance therewith . aiid as ordered uy a resolution adopted by the Board of Directors on the 27th day of February, 1D5G. Dated at Fcnton, Iowa,.this 27th day of February, A.D., 1956. Donna J". Swanson Secretary, Board of ' Directors (Published March 6, 13, 20 and 27, 1956, in The Algona (Iowa) Upper Des Moines)* .' .• . Prairie Pals 4-H The Prairie Pals met Saturday, Mar. >3 -with , Julie and Melissa Nygaard. Plans,for the booth in Algona for 4-H Day were discussed. Demonstration ''>were given anrl ™Jrtpn?W'" d> P£ 0 ?* «•«"» °< «•» «•«* ">' «««• «™«. °» and Darlene Studur, and Helen the loth day of January, 1050, after NOTICE OF AMENDMENT TO ARTICLES OF. INCORPORATION OF BURT SAVINGS BANK, BURT, IOWA KNOW ALL, -MEN; BY THESE PRESENTS: . , , Notice Is 11 hereby given that at the regular annual meeting of the stockholders of. the Burt Savings Bank, a corporation duly .organized under the laws of the State of Iowa, held'at the office of the Bank in Burt, Iowa, on 1$1 YEARS When a brother and two sisters Attended a reunion at Marengo recently, they with their respective spouses represented 151 years of matrimony. The couples involved, were Mr and Mrs Lewis Kuch, who were married in 1915; Mr and Mrs Philip Vogt, married in 1906 and Mr and Mrs John Kruse, married in 1896. Mr Kuch is 3 brother of Mrs Vogt and Mrs We have long regarded Barry's Recreation as one of "our favorite customers" ... and have been pleased to serve them With our products over the years. , . • Now, as this well-known Algona gathering place becomes "Larry's Recreation",, under th$ ownership of Larry Knoll, we take this opportunity to salute both - the old and the new. Our best wishes and regards go to both the Barry's and the Knolls. Estherville, Iowa %®XO®8X^^ ZpX88&®iX^^ From The Land of Sky-Blue Waters Best Wishes FROM HAMM S BEER • We wish to thank Barry's for the privilege of serving them and their customers . . . and we join in welcoming Mr. Laurence Knoll to Algona as the n%w owner. Potter Distributing MURL POTTER yE^^ duo mid logo' notice lind been given to the stockholders thereof, in con- lormity with its Articles of Incoi^o- rntion nnd the provisions ot the Code of Iowa, the following Amendment was adopted. By striking nil of Section I of Article V and by inserting In lieu thereof the following: "The nffnirs of this corporation shall be conducted nnd managed by a Bom-d of not less than five (5) nor more than nine (0) directors, who shall be elected from the stockholders at the annual meeting of the corporation nnd shall hold office for a term of one year or until their successors are elected and qualified and have accepted their office." H. E. Rachut, Chairman Marlon M. Chipman, Secretary (Published Feb. 28. March >6, 13 end 20, 1956, in the Algona; lo'wa, Upper r)ns MoinfS) May we take this ' opportunity to wish Larry's Recreation ' the same success enjoyed by Barry's Recreation the past nearly half-century • THE Tuesday, March 13, 1956 Algona (la.) Upper Dei Molne»-3 monoxide poisoning" while on duty in the Greek mountains. He enlisted in the army in 1953 and re-enlisted last September. Rodney was a member of the Signal Corps. Rodney Bennett Rites March 12 Funeral services for Pvt. Rodney C. Bennett, 18, Bonne, former A'gona youth, were held in the Central Church of Christ at Bonne, Monday, Mnr. 12. Burial Was in Linvvood Park. The Schroeder Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Rodney, son of Mr and Mrs Charles Bennett, who lived here tot -15 years until two years ago, died from "probable carbon 21«t At Stuart, Mrs Lidid Ewers re* cently observed her 21st birthday. All the more remarkable, because Mrs Ewers is 88 years old. She was born Feb. 29, 1863 • • Johnstown, Pa. was destroyed May 31, 1889, when a dam, 12 ,, miles above the city broke, bring-». ing death to 2,280. xaxKiEammos^a^^ „ BARRY'S now LARRY' S Best Wishes to Both The Old and The New from SALES CORPORATION Candy — Tobacco Fountain Supplies FORT DODGE, IOWA "the fresh-up family drink" SEVEN-UP DISTRIBUTING CO. Dudne Jensen ALGONA, IOWA ' .. t „•,..,..-,• f^-s^^***^~~*^^^j*^-^ f **s**-*S*^^'*~-^**r*^*t-^ l rv**^+^^ r -<SS>»3Ca3£«a3K83aWC82^^ Milwaukee's M Finest Beer ll»Il IIIWIHC COWfANT • MICWAUmi, WIKOKIIX • A OIVIIIOK 01 tCHUUT IKDUfllllS INC First In Milwaukee For SIXTH Straight Year >o Long, Barry's , Larry's BLATZ, Milwaukee, sends a message of thanks to Barry's Recreation . . . for the privilege of providing our product over past years. BLATZ, Milwaukee, sends a friendly word of greeting to Larry's Recreation . . . where our product will continue to be yours for the asking. This occasion, when a "business name" with a 47-year- old record of service changes to a new name, is one we wish to salute. We say "So Long" to Barry's Recreation — and "Hello" tp Larry's Recreation. Algona Beverage Co. 416 East Oak Distributors Algona, Iowa

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