The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 13, 1956 · Page 59
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 59

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 13, 1956
Page 59
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Red Cross Drive Opens The Red Cross drive is underway in Livermore. Mrs Dolores Christensen is the Livermore chairman. Those assisting with the drive are Mrs M. Erdman, Mrs Robert WondErley, Mrs Vernon Fiderlick, Mrs Culvert Johnson, Mrs Maurice McGee, and Mrs Art Vaudt. Farewell Party About 40 friends of Mr and Mrs Henry Strunc gathered at their home Sunday evening at a farewell paly. Five hundred and other card games were played. High prize jor ladies went to Mrs Richard McKenna and consolation prjzt 1 to Mrs Frank Cox. High for men went to Tom McKenna and low to Richard McKenna. Mr and Mrs Strunc were presented with a gift from the group. Pot luck refreshments were serves; The Si.runc family is moving to Bancroft March 15. Mr and Mrs Clarence . Wells visited Friday with Bill Frish, who is a patient at the Maple Leaf Rest Home in Burt. Mr and Mrs Fortnis Stiltz and two sons and Mr and Mrs Larry Stiltz and son Tony of Biloxi, Miss, were supper guests Sunday evening at the home of Mr and Mrs Ray Fitch of Burt, parents, of Mrs Forbus Stiliz. Mr and Mrs Louis Htckbarth of Algona were supper guests Sunday evening at Uie Karl Baessler home. They aie cousins ol Mi Baessler. Mr and Mrs Luther Nygaard and family and Mr v and Mrs Charles Nygaard and family of Wesley visited Sunday with their mother, Mrs Li;:zie Nygaard, and their sister, Mrs Virgil Smith and family. Mr and Mrs John Hohenberger and Matt Kellrier were supper guests at the John Zeimet borne. Mr and Mrs H. E. Hauck and family of Humboldt were Sunday evening visitors at the home of Mrs Mary Hauck. Dinner guests Sunday ai tne Forbus Stiltz home were Mr and Mrs Larry Stiltz and son and Mr and Mrs Ray Stiltz. Mr and Mrs Art Vaudt and Marilyn were Sunday evening visitors at the home of Mr and Mrs Ray Berte near LuVerne. Lee Jaryis, who spent two months training in the National Guards at Camp Chaffee, Ark., returned home bunday. Mr and Mrs Arlon McGowan were Sunday evening supper guests at the James Youngdos home in Renwick. Mr and Mrs John Olson and John and Donald Faith and Mrs LeRoy Gronbach and children returned home Feb. 23 from Rod: Island, 111., where they spent the weekend at the Bill Smith home Mrs Olson and Patty Gronbach cared for the Smith children while Mr and Mrs Smith, John Olson, Mrs LeRoy Groobach attended the state high school wrestling tournament at Maywood, 111. Mr Smith's wrestling team won the Illinois wrestling championship. Mr and Mrs Bill Wilson attended their Five hundred post luck supper at the John Sorlie home Sunday evening Following the supper five hundred was the evening's entertainment. A son was born Feb. 18th to Mr and Mrs Ray Zeimet at St. Ann hospital in Algona. Mrs Lena Fuhrmann attended to the household duties at the Zuimel home. Mr and Mrs Francis Murphy attended the funeral services of Mrs Murphy's uncle Thursday morning. Mr and Mrs Clarence Nelson and thit-e children of visited Sunday with his mother M.s Rose Nelson, at the James- McBix-en home. Mr and Mrs Raymond Berte intended the basketball tournament Monday evening in Webster Cuv. The WSCS weie entertained :>' the farm home of Mrs Olu Sit- tier Wednesday afternoon. The devotions and ihe lesson weie For instant relief of sore, aching muscles and chest cold discomforts, use BEN-GAY advertised in this month's Farm & Home Section RUSK DRUG (Jo.) Uppor Ses Moines tutttelay, Morth 13, 1956 , ... . _ _—_— , Two Farewell Parties Held At Livermore Livetmore-^The freshman uirls entertained at a farewell parlv recently in honor of Laviia Ewoldt, who moved from hero to W hitiemofe, at the h>>m:> of Sandra Sprong. A social alternno'.i was spent. ftefieshmenN WOK- served, 13th Birthday There was a f;imi!y suitherinR ^hursday evening at'I he Harold ''rederick home m honor of the '3th birthday of Donna Holmes. Those who helped celebrate the birthday were DeVerne Holmes and three children. Mr and Mrs Loren Holmes. Mr and Mrs Robert White, and Mr and Mrs Harold Frederick. A social evening was spent. Donna received some nice gifts from her relatives. Swea- Harrison 4-H Boys Club Left to right. Back row: Betty Clark, DceAnn Sv/anson, Jansl Thoreson, Lois McGregor, Robert Wiskus, Billy Wiskus, Larry Torine, Ronnie. Kaltvcd. Third row: Maxine Clark. Karen Johanson. Treva Petersen, Charles Heidcnvvith, Bill Lawrence. Kenneth Schmick- ing, Larry Clausen. Glendon Peterson. David Kaltvcd. Second row: Danny Peterson. Kobin Swansoti. Billy Johnson. Lowell Jensen. Maurice Andurson. Danny Rasmussen. Hit-hard Olson, Jimmy Kallvecl. Luverne \VisUns, Kenny Kaltved, Billy Clark. Front row: Everett Johnson. (AL), Ronald Linde. Duane Jensen (vp'i, Robert Kaltvcd (p). Jimmy Hafxlt, Cecil Thoreson (L), Swea City. given by Mrs Leonard Wilson. The remainder of the afternoon was spent socially. A luncheon was served to the members at the close of the meeting. Supper guests Sunday evening at the Alvin Lenerlz home weie Mr and Mrs Gus Basal 1 is ot Storm Lake and Mr and Mrs Geo. Lenerlz. Mr and Mrs Ted Wagner were evening visitors at the Lenertz home. Mrs John Olson entertained the 20th Century Club members at her home Tuesday afternoon. The business meeting was conducted by the president, Mrs Karl Baessler. Mrs Dorothy Malkmus was elected president for 1956 and Airs R. W. Beardsley vice president. The annual reports were read. The lesson was given by Mrs L. E. Kay. Lena Altman entertained the Just For Fun Club members and Mrs Norman Scott at a one thirty luncheon at her home Wednesday afternoon. The afternoon was spent in playing auction bridge. High prize went to Mrs Clifford Baker, second high to Mrs Norman Scott, and the traveling prize i to Mrs Franei: Murphy. Mrs Tommy Kissinger entertained the Neighborhood club at luncheon last Tuesday afternoon. Equality Club members were entertained at the home of Anna Altman Thursday afternoon. Mrs George Foth gave a lesson on Pearl Buck and Mrs Edna Bov/cs gave a Play Review. They made- plans for the county meeting here April 5th when the Equality club will be the hostess club. la Jinks * * -K * Devoted to "Behind The Scenes" Hems From Algona High School. The Scorch torch is beginning to flicker faintly, but it is believed that one of the faculty members is somewhat wary ot large blazes, so the spark is beim,' lanncd along carefully. ple, Heard Algona the Lunch Line — "He exchanged sandwiches with her. That means they're practically j.'.omy steady." • t * As the schools become more and moie cognizant of the problem of the gifted child, we real- i/.e that a truly giltcd child is in ail tilings. For exam- athlete, scholar, and hokku writer Doug Meyer, whose musical talent previously had gone relatively unnoticed, came into his own last week in chorus play- inj; hot licks on a cool triangle. * .* *= Two of AHS's somewhat less fortunate children, Dick Vipond and Sandra Shumway, received word from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation that they would e-ich receive a Certificate of Merit to add to their growing collections oi souvenir;;. * * i? John Opie, an English artist when asked with what he mixed colors, said: "I mix them with my brainy, sir." The cast of the forthcoming religious play, having no excess of the above mentioned material, decided to mix their paint with paint remover to thin it. The effect was, of course, breathtaking. 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