The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 13, 1956 · Page 55
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 55

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 13, 1956
Page 55
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2-Atflona (la.) Upper Des Mdines Tuesday, March 13, 1956 Auxiliary At Ledyard Met March 6 Ledyard — Tuesday ni.chi. fi. the Legion Auxiliary of Mat- zencr - Estlp Unil No. li'T.'i of Ledyard, held its regular meeting at the Legion Hall. Mrs Ge.'>nv MacKinnon presided and Mrs Mel Haag \ V as acting secret at y in the absence of Mrs Me'lvin Busch. Mrs Ted Green and Mrs Mel Haag gave a report on the possibilities of purchasing some larger equipment. A final decision was postponed. Mrs Vernon Haag reported concerning the Poppy Poster Contest in the local school. This will include a display of the posters locally. The committee for the Poppy window is Mrs Carlin Egesdaf. Mrs Carlos Engcl- by and Mrs Perlin Jacohson. Special iniests at the April 3 meeting will be Mrs .1. 11. Foth of Algona. county auxiliary president, and Lhe wives and mother.-: of community servicemen. The invitation committee will be Mrs John Jorgenson. Mrs Lena Warner and Mrs Vernon Haag. The luncheon committee is Mrs Mel Haag. Mrs Vernon Haag. Mrs John Klooster and Mrs Carlin Egesdal. The program chairman, Mrs Lawrence Ternes. will snow- slides of Greenland. Thefe slides were prepared by her son, LeRoy Ternes. who is stationed there. The kitchen shower was very .successful and several useful and needed items were received. The Auxiliary would like to remind the community that a wheel chair, hospital bed and mattress, and two pairs of crutches are available to anyone in need of them. At the present time, the wheel chair and the bed and mattress are being used. Anyone interested should contact Mrs George MacKinnon, unit president, or Mrs Carlin Egesdal. A delicious lunch was served by Mrs Everett Thompson. W.S.C.S. Met The Woman's Society of Christian Service met at the church on Thursday afternoon with Mrs Everett Teems and Mrs N. A. Pingel as hostesses. Diving the business meeting a pot-luck dinner was announced for Sunday, March 18. This Sunday, District Superintendent Rev. L. C. Preul of Algona will be present and will bring the morning message. The Lakota congregation are to be guests and in the afternoon a joint quarterly conference will beheld. All members and friends of the church are invited and urged to be present. Also a cleaning day was set for Thursday, March 15, un which day all the ladies are a:-.kcd to be there to help. Mrs Marie Halvorson was in charge of the program, "We Would Be True Disciples". She gave the call to worship and read the scripture. A dialogue on "Discipleship" was given by Mi's Harold Wentworth and Mrs Glenn Burrow. Mrs Halvorson read an article on prayer. Mrs G*eVtrude Wicmer, Mrs Lena Warner, and Mrs D. B. Mayer gave parts of the lesson. A delicious lunch was sorved by the hostesses with the St. Patrick's tl^cme being used. Mrs Lena Warner entertained at dinner Tuesday evening in honor of her daughter-in-law's birthday, Mrs Jerry Warner ol Bancroft. Mrs Rose Moulton and Jack and Mrs MOulton's brother. Ed Countryman, and Mr and Mrs Warner were guests. Mr and Mrs Harold Her/og were in DCS Moines several days this week attending a lumberman's convention. They also visited relatives there and en- route. Mr and Mrs Ralph Johnson Mrs Herman Goetz, Jr. and daughter, Janis, left early Thursday SAFETY DEPOSIT BOX morning for spend ;i work ;uid Mrs Ko^ Anmston, ALL '< at the home of P!<- er Goet.' and .•- >;\ HERCULES & SAFE-T-VAULTs, It often is . especially aitc-r hours. That's a big reason fo< the populantj of the MeilinK-built Heaules Sate T Vault. This j veisadleunit filth the Thermo-Cel mulated steel walls is designed to combine safety and jecunt) with matchless co'ivj^tnce. It is certified one houi furnace titled in temperatures up to 1700" F. and it has | Key 01 coiii&iniliori lock to insjie pir.acy. Sue a toaay. No. FC-6 $33.00 9V H. x 17" W. x 13" D. N». FC-7 $40.25 10'V H. x 18'2' W. x 17" D. UPPER DES MOINES OFFICE SUPPLY DEPT Phone 1100 Algona Kot;er is" stationed a! Fort M> C I ell an. Leo Busch, the youngest sou of Mr ;md Mrs Alvin Husrh a:rived home Sunday. March i u •:'.'.; his folks meeting him in Mas, in City. Lro received his d).-chari'.e from service at Fort Shend.m. lie h;irl been stationed in heim. Germany ;md drove die>e! triU'Us all over Germany. He \\->is there one year an-.l left for home February 17. arriving in I'ne U. S. February 27. Mr and Mrs Merl l.auers ol Mf. Union, came Wednesday in vi.-it fills week at the home of their daughter and her husband, the Dale Canfields. Mr ancl Mrs Hay Haivanee and David Fi iesenhoi u ol liul'falo Center visited Sunday afternoon at the Herman Gootx. ,lr. home. Mrs Laura Flynn of JJltie Kartl- was in Ledyard Monday ealliiu: on friends. She had .Hist returned from a vacation trip to Flnridn. Glenn Behse of De> Mome-' visited over the weekend at the Albert Barnes home. He had been at Rudd to visit his sister, Mrs William Hans, who has undergone major surgery. Mrs Hans was Pc'irl Behse and jjrew up in this community. On Monday evening Mrs liar- old Wentworth was hostess at a party at her home, with about 20 guests. Sevenr! panics were played and a delicious lunch was served. Sharon Gregory Of Whittemore Wed March 19 dine; will be held in Ihc Good Hope Church, Mondiiy. March 19. Mr and Mrs Floyd Gregory of Whittemore announce tin- engagement of their dau^hlei, Sharon K;iy, ancl Pvt. Maynard Denrchs, son of Mr and Mrs Claude Dearehs. Algona. recently Miss Gregory is pictured above. Sharon is a 1955 graduate of Algona high school and is employed by F. S. Norton & Son. Pvl. DcEirchs is stationed at Fort Knox, Kentucky. He also attended Alguna high. The wed- LUVEPNE NEWS Mr and Mrs W. C. Nahnscn, Mr and Mrs Henry Seil of Chur- clan visited the past week in the Mr and Mrs William Klawiller home. The ladies are sisters. Mr and Mrs George A. Eggleston. Mr and Mrs H. T. Davidson visited Monday near Webb in the home of their son and daughter Mr and Mrs Vernon Eggleston ancl daughters. Aslough Hjelmeland returned Wednesday from Iowa City, where she was a medical patient at University hospital for two weeks. Aslough is the daughter (>f Mr and Mrs Peder Hjelme- Jaiul and she resifmert her grade school classes on Thursday. Mr ancl Mrs Elmer Hunt of Burbank. Calif, spent the past week here with friends and on business. They also visited Mrs t Hunt's son. Mr and Mrs Cameron" Christensen and family in Manchester. Mr and Mrs Hunt moved to California the last of January and have leased their farm to Mr and Mrs Charles Hefty and family. Charles Kawalik of near Superior. Wis. spent the past week visiting old friends here. Charlie lived here many years before/ returning to his home town in Wisconsin three years ago. The LuVerne Cemetery Society met in the town hall Thursday afternoon. In the absence or' the president Mrs William Hoeppner hospitalized in Fort Dadge. vice- president. Miss Myrtle Jordan presided. Mrs Fay Harmon was rehired for the season's work. Hostesses weie Mrs Walter Engel, chairman, Mrs Karl Schipull. Mrs Arthur Dimler and Mrs Ralph Dimler. LONE ROCK NEWS Mr and Mrs Frank Flaig spent Sunday evening at the Earl Ackerman home at Burl. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Thomson and son are visiting a lew weeks at the Andrew Thomson home Mr and Mrs Boyd. Maxwell of Maxwell. la. spent the weekend at the Thomsen home. Sunday dinner guests included Mr and Mrs G. H. Dotty of Mason CMy and Mr and Mrs Glenn Hughes and family of Sac City. Mr and Mrs Donald Rlanchard. Susan and Donna visited Satur- day at the Elmer Frank home at Swea City. Mr and Mrs Leo Schmidt returned home' last week after visiting at Whittiev, Cal. for several weeks. Mr and Mrs Charles Stand! and family were suppeu guests Sunday at the Dick Schull?. home at Humboldl. Mrs Wm. Fischer returned home frdm Holy Family hospital at Estherviilc Friday after being a patient for a week. Mrs Idella Hallman, Dccorah.- niother of Mrs Merton Larson, is here visiting at the Larson home. Callers Thursday at the C. E. Householder home were Mrs J. A. McCowan of Cedar Rapids, Mrs James Sewick of Burt, Mr P. M. Christenson, Mrs Ralph Riedci, Jim Underwood, Mrs Woodrow Pettit, Mrs Harlan Blancharcl and Jonathan, Charles Klairip, Mrs Calvin Householder. OVER 20 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN MILLIONS OF HOMES Cowan's Roto-Rooter Serv. Onfy ROTO-ROOTER One Year Guarantee Phone Algona 980 — COLLECT Mr and Mrs Ralph Hammerstrom and girls. Mrs Glenn Householder called there Wednesday. The American. Scholar is the name of the pubicalion of Phi Beta Kappa Society. LEGAL ADVICE? Call lawyer ILLNESS? Call a doctor/ INCOME TAX? INSURANCE? Call an accountant! When you need help in planning your insurance program, you'll want the help of a professional . . . one who make) insurance his career! 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