The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 13, 1956 · Page 36
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v,;: ** • ' CHH18 REESE ,A £.lm« 61 frhli, ft LIHU Much ' J airi irf rlrtMpi'&f i a Balttoroft gettt %nd he enclosed a eliJiplnsf'-jfot)fii!'S6m6 jpublioatipn wnlfch he suggested 1 ; print in . my (Soluttn;b6'eaua'e'on aeeoifnt of he thWight it -was worth reading, so here it iBl"Oher,es6urceful gentleman, appalled by the accident frequency on -'America's highways,- 'suggests that the style of ah old-4pitaph'be resurrected. and placed on highways where serious Automobile accidents occur. Certainly 'even modern motorists would think twice before breaking speed and safety laws if, every few miles, they were confronted with a gravestone reading Bometriing^o the effect: "Slow down strah'ger ,astyou speed by, As: you dotiftow, so . once did - 1'?, The'technique' ; m'ight not solve all pur highway problems', but it inigbt /at least make 'reckless drivers conscious of danger and that alone . would be. worth the And ftnafhcf indication ihai spring is near will be' found' in ;the'daylight time we are getting. For instaucej:on! Tuesday, March 20, thfe sun rises at 6:30 a.m. and sets at 6:12 p.m., 12 hours and 12 minutes, the day, and frbm then on 'a minute per. day is gained in the risingruntil upon my birth^ day, June 21, when the minute'is being returned to the winter timetable, sb to speak. , price of speak. . the gravestone/ so to , Yes, we're;still carrying on with winter because; o/» account • of spring doesn'.t b'egin until' Tuesday, March 21, 1956. Here we have .today, Thursday, March 8, plenty of snow and sleet and ice and dips to below zero, but there isn't anything we can do about it because 'on, account of we're still in winter, eleven more days from today March -8th. So Jet's just get along and -do the best we can to enjoy and appreciate winter, zero, snow and ice notwithstanding, and when the first day of Spring is here then we can holler and kick and object the more emphatic about the zero, snow ahd ice. Yep, wo all like* spring and we're hoping that the weather won't be top 'tough, on us until that first day in sp'rihg and when we can then , take,- ojr spring lighter underwSfcr'; ^more'< colorful and lighter shirts, 'as 'well as Socks, and really begin to enjoy the atmosphere and ~tum- perateure of spring, so to speak. Do you have any idpa as io the effect the time of year /you were born may have upoh' you? Well, I didfl't know that there was any 'difference in life upon us, whether \ we Were born in January, April. July, or December. But; according to,'a book I met up with the other day, there seems to be an effect on human life : in different angles according to astrological investigation : over the many, many years. For ihstarice persons born within March '20 to April 20 are noted for their energy, push and executive ability. They are thinkers, leaders and independent. April 20 to May 21 are fearless, kind, gentle, strong of mind and body, pessimistic and emotional. May 21 to June 21. skilled with hands, kind, generous and unselfish. Make excellent teachers and speakers. June 21 to July 23, are endowed with strong determination, intuition and .purpose. Restless and ambitious. -'Fond of travel, but should never-marry-early'.-. July 23 to August 23, are dignified, zealous, faithful, courteous, brave sympathetic and quickly prejudiced. Subject to heart tfbuble._ August 23 io September 23, are orderly, methodical and systematic. Active, proud, loyal, generous, good scholars, affectionate, clever and successful in business. September 23 to October 23 are well balanced, handsome, -graceful, gifted, peace lovers. Dislike hard work and careless 'in money matters. October 23-,to,November 22, self-ontrolled, courageous, ambitious, eloquent in speechi polite, practical and sensible. November 22 to December 22, .impulsive,: lonest, quick, confident, fond of sports. Women are good housekeepers, fond Of children. Decem- ber'22 to January 20, economical, careful, secretive, hard workers* an,d usually succeed in^business.i Musically inclined. January 20 to; Tebruary .18, restless, indolent, fond of aquatic sports, pleasing and agreeable. Usually calm, quiet and. seldom ill-terrvpered. February '.18 to, March 20, are , . . v •' *r- r— -i-.—4- natural lovers, fruitful, easily led, honest, fond of beauty in nature and art. Generous, pure of mind ahd trustworthy. So there you have it and do you fit in accord^ ingly with the month having your birthda'y? I feel that this is some deeply srithmatlcing as ta fittings of mimans in. many angles. However,, it's a new one on me-*4he effect my birthday month may have on me, eh? •LuVerne By Mrs. Fern Blgings fcngaged To Wed Mr and Mrs Bonnie Ellifritz oi LuVerne are .announcing the engagement of their daughter Margaret Mae, to Ch'arlefe Raymond Porter of Fort Dodge. No date, has'been set for the wed» ding.; The bride-elect is a grad^ uate of LuVerne High School and is employed in the office of Cai 1 gill Inc. at Fort Dodge. Mr Porter is a graduate of Fort Dodge high .school and is a senior engineering, 'student at Iowa State College in'Ames from which he will graduate in July. Plan June Wedding Mr 'and Mrs Fay F. Harmon announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Gloria Jean, and Bernard A. Siepker, Jr., son. of Mr and Mrs'Bernard S. Siepker of 1616 Washington Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa. The bride-elect is a grad- •uate of LuVerne high school and is employed at- Bankers Life Co. in Des Moihes.' Mr Siepker is a graduate of Dowling of Des Moines and is employed with the Iforthwestern Bell Telephone Co. in" Des Moines. The wedding will take place on .June 9th at Des Moines. ' • .'•',.* i-i : • Choose May Wedding Mr and Mrs Ernest Meyer of LuVerne are announcing the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Barbara Ann to. Jack W. Baker of Lftmar, Colorado, - son of, Mr and Mrs J. F. Baker of tBuena Vista, Colo. A May -wedding 'is* planned? W.SXJ.S. Circtes ": Circles of the' Woman's Society of Christian Service of the Methodist Church Wednesday and Thursday." Tuesday, March 13, 19S6 Afgona (ta.) Upper D«s Melh«i-7 Circle 1, met March 7 in the home of Mfs Harry Lichty assisted by Mrs fcarl Manning. Devotions, led by Mb Williajn Gbet- sch and lesson study whs given by Miss Myrtle Jordan. Mrs Hardld Wolf, circle chairman, presided. Plans for the Father and Son banquet to be held March 22 .were discussed. . ' *Guests were Mrs Mary ShultZ, Mrs Otto RamuB and Mrs Robert Kessinger/ Mrs Marie Stoddard extended ah invitation for the next meeting of the circle on April*. ' • . t ' Circle 2 met in the home-df Mrs C. O, McClellan, assisted by Mrs- Jess Lindebak. Devotions led -by Mrs Albert A. Schipull artd lesson study was given by .Mrs Earl Neal. Mrs Jessie Sanford, circle chairman, presided. /Guests were Mrs .Leonard Wilson, Livertriore and Mrs Eldon Marty, Renwick. Circle 3,. met in the fafm home of Mrs John Voss Jr., assisted by Mrs Edward Hof Thursday. Meeting opened by chairman- Mrs Norma E. McClarah and singing of "I Need Thee Every Hour." They welcomed Mrs Glen Braynard, member, back after a 'long- illness. Dollars were collected and tickets sold for Father artd Son banquet, March 22. Devotions were led by Mrs Wilson. Legler and lesson study given by- Mrs Bertie C. Ramus. After close of meeting Mrs Albert-Gert- rich gave the last lesson on-the American Indians. Next 'meeting t with Mrs Gilbert Rowen, Mrs Braynard assisting. Evening Star Circle met Thursday evening in the home of Mrs Glenniss Harper. Devotions were led by Mrs Bertie'C. Ramus and Mrs Wilder Rockwood had the lesson stutjy. Mrs~ ( Harry Lichty was a-guest. Plans'/for the banquet, March 22 Were made ana committees read. ' . Honor Roll List Honor roll of the LuVerrte high school are: freshman, Jane Darby, sophomores, Audrey Hanselman, Gerald Larspn,' Mary Toohey; juniors, Kathryn Bockes, Annette Braynard, Kay Richardson; and seniors, Vera Hanselman, Suzanne Harper, Sandra .McLaughliri, Myrna Northrop,, Lindd Sorensen. • Guest nite of the "Comrade Sunday School Class was held in the Evangelical Church Thursday evening. Guests were Mr and Mrs Glen Brayriardy Mr and Mrs IMPROVED 160 ACRE FARM SELLS AT March AT 2:00 P. M. ON THE FARM Due fo^He recerff death,.of my husband I have derided io sell a't Public Auction my farm known as the Mrs. Ruth Krueger farm located 114 .miles north and Vi mile east of Lone ; Rock, Iowa in Kossuth .County. (SOUTHEAST '/< OF SECTION 6 _ TOWNSfHP *9I7 N— RANGE 29,'W. IN BXJRT TOWNSHIP) • ; THE IMPROVEMENTS Si^t room ; modernized house, with three bedrooms *>':(',, .";.-, '-.-. , '.:" '; 'upstairs..: Borhl- 26' x 36V , Hog House - 20' x 42' ' Crib - 24' x 32' ; Grain Bin - Steel - 2,000 bu. Capacity. Chicken House - 2 stories - 18' x 32' . Garage - 16'x20' Deep well pressure system with water piped to all of tha necessary buildings. THE LAND ,The land lays level to a gentle slope Clarion ahd Webster soil Well Tiled This land is all tillable This farm has been under a good rotation plan for the past 10 years. y STATEMENT TO BUYERS; This would be a fine farm to own and live on or as an investment; We urge anyone interested to inspect this farm and to attend the auction. BROKERS: A brokerage fee of $1.00 per acre will be paid to the broker who registers the buyer with Angus Cotton) Lone Rock, Clerk, prior to the sale. Possession on April 20,1956 Subject to a one year lease, expiring on March 1, 1957. TERMS- 15% of the amount bid will be paid as a down payment and the purchaser will be required to enter into a written contract at the time of the sale. Balance of the price to be paid when the deed and abstract are furnished, or around April 20, 1956. THIS SALE IS UNDER THE MANAGEMENT OF LLOYD BERKLAND, AUCTIONEER OF FENTON, IOWA - PHONE 803 AND ANGUS COTTON, CLERK, OF LONE ROCK, IOWA - PHONE 19 OR 15, FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION KINDLY CONTACT US. The^FoJJowing Personal Property Will Be Offered at 12.45 P. M. Previous To The Farm Sale 300 - 101 - DeKalb Pullets - 300 250- 101 - DeKalb Hens -250 13 — Bred Hampshire Sows — 13 1 — " Hampshire Boar — 1 MACHINERY 1938 Model A; John Deere tractdr with cult. Two* wheeled trailed : . Crop sprayer mounted on trailer Elec^c..*:prn sh.eJJer Power !*»wn pipwer Paint Sprayer i - 2—Dupip Wagons • • / BUILDINGS 12' x 18,' Broader House 10' |M' TERMS; Usual Auction Terms. MISCELLANEOUS 2—Pax }iog feeders 2—Fan Pac ventilator fans 2 —10 hole pests .McComb brooder stove, electrical, used 1 year Kitson Egg Washer (used 6 months) Feeders and fountains Work Bench Forks, shovels, hog pans Many other articles too numerous to mention RCA I?" Console TV 3 years old & other household goods . Not Responsible in Case of Accident; Mrs. Ruth L Krueger, owner Angus Cotton of Th* Lone Rock John ZimHlerman, Mrs John Stampka and Mr and Mrs Lester Anderson of Kam&vha. The Rev. and Mrs J. Paul Stevens led tne devbtional prbgrahi. . Following wds a social hour In charge of Mr- and Mrs Bernard Wolf. Potluck was served at close of the evening. Mrs.Henry Pergande was hostess to: the Friendly,Carii ; Club in her horiie Monday afternoon. ! 600 Was played at three tables with- Mrs Anna Hanselfhan winning the table prize, ' . ' •' • Mrs Cecil Jolliffe, was. hostess to this club in'her'homd Tu'es^ day afternoon. Guests'.were .Mrs Anna Blumer, Mrs Ernest Meiers and Mrs Henry Pergandft ; At the dose of play Mrs Jolliffe' seated her guests at a table .overflowing With good food. The 'Neighborhood Birthday Club were guests Tuesday of Mrs Albert 'Genrich. Since many have moved aWay ahd''r.e8igti6d from thp club the. members pr6- sent, Mrs .Edward Mof, ; : Mrs Norma E. McClaran, "Mrs Getaid Awe and Mrs William-' Schipjlll ^pent.the afternoon visiting, bver •coffee. Marlene, young daughter.'of! Mr, and Mrs Joseph, NorcrpsSj- suffered a break of bo.th .-bones ip ( h,er right, wrist ; "Wednesday evening and was taken to 4 'St. Anri Hfls^ pltal, Algona, for'medical atteiv "tion and having arm set and put in a cast. Marlene had gon? with her classmates the • 5th .6nd 6th' grades of the LuVerne' School for an evening of rollfer : skating at the rink in Algona. Shortly after' getting her skates on and adjusted •• she fell on the floor breaking the bones. • . ' •. IF. IT'S NEWS — WE WAKT, IT RADLEY BROS. PHONE ALGONA .. fit t$f Off t TRACTOR TIRES « l/ 2 NEW TIRE PRICE £>HONE 714 ALGONA If you own one of these cars it'll pay you to trade now for a new 1956 PLYMOUTH Perhaps you haven't bought a new model of your present make of car because you've been disappointed at how little that car has changed this year. Fact is, the only really NEW low- price car .this year is PLYMOUTH, and it'll pay you to buy a new 1956 Plymouth NOW. Your present car is at the peak of its trade-in value today, and right now you'll get a moneysaving High Volume Deal at your Plymouth dealer's. See him today-you'l} be glad you did. ONLY PLYMOUTH'S NEW THIS YEAR. In a year of ptfienvise "warmed-over" car styling, Plymouth brings you tomor-' row's styling today in-its all-new Aerodynamic Design. Plus the biggest size of any low-price car. NEW PUSH-BUTTON DRiyiNG-Plymouth's alone in the low-price three! A positive mechanical control. Push-Uutton Drive is the safest and easiest ever designed! ^Optional on all 21) new Plymouth models. Try it! PLYMOUTH GIVES YOU MORE VALUE for your dollar with features such as electric windshield wipers, Safety-Rim wheels, twin-cylinder front brakes that the ptiier low-price cars don't have. See-the NEW Plymouth today! PLYMOUTH costs less POC from the day ypu boy It. . . through all the yean you own it . .. you'" spend ka on a Ply month. That's one isoion more P/ymoui/i» are vied at faxi'j l/ipn all oilier ears tombinfd.

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