The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 20, 1956 · Page 12
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 20, 1956
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(to,) 0il M«tn«t Tueiday, Marth 50, 1956 Mrs Oil Hostess Mrs Orlan Ott was hostess to her card club members Friday evening. Card Club To MeeU Mrs Richard Norton is entertaining her card club members Thursday evening. Sewing Club Met Members of Mrs Robert McCullough's sewing club mot with her Monday evening. Mr* Briggs Hostess Mrs Dale Briggs entertained her card club members Thursday evening. High score prize was won by Mrs William Allen. Hobby Club Pot Luck Hobby club members are taking a pot-luck supper to Britt Wednesday and will meet with Mrs Daisy Ellis, instructor. Episcopal Guild Members of the Guild of St. Thomas Episcopal church are holding a bake sale and lunch at the church Saturday, March 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Rebekahs To Meet Rebekahs Lodge will meet March 27 at 6:30 p.m. for a pot^ luck supper at the Moose Hall. Bring own table service, sandwiches and a covered dish. All members are urged to be present for the business meeting. St. Thomas Guild The Guild of St. Thomas Episcopal will meet Thurdsay afternoon in .the social rooms of the church. Mrs Ronald Gardner will be hostess. The women of the church are holding a bake sale and lunch Saturoay, March 24. Shower Honors Patty Kruckenberg was given a miscellaneous shower Sunday by Mrs Wayne Drone of Lotts Creek; Mrs Verner Burkhart of Titonka; Mrs Maurice Kruckenberg and Patricia Wetzel. The groom-elect is Jerome Wagner of Whittemore. Birthday Dinner Mr and Mrs Otto Westling entertained at dinner Sunday in honor of the 25th birthday of their daughter LaVerla. Guests were Mr and Mrs Raymond Westling and family of Burt; Mr and Mrs David ' Kine and Mrs Ellen Bjustrom and Milan. Portland Progress Club will meet Thursday, Mar. 22 at Grace Trenary's with Viola Becker and Eva Shipler assisting hostesses. Roll call will be answered by naming an Irish dish on food. Marieta Zwiefel and Vera Fitch will present a lesson on "The care of new fabrics." The meeting is to begin at 1:45 and all interested ladies in the township are welcome to attend. Hosts At Cirds Mrs Johanna Hanson entertained at a card party Friday evening and had as guests, Mr and Mrs Clarence Nielsen, Mr ind Mrs Ralph Stoll and Danny of LuVerne, Mr and Mrs Cliff Wickey, Mr and Mrs Art Wiese, Mr and Mus Clifford Johnson, Donna Jean Johnson and-Sandra Hudson. Newcomers Party The. Newcomers Club met last Thursday evening for dinner and cards at the Legion Hall, with 44 present. Hostesses were Mrs Jim Scott, Mrs Dean Grau and Mrs John Snere. Prizes for bridge were won by Mr and Mrs John Claude and Jim Scott. Prizes for '"500" were won by Bill Becker, Mrs Helen Price and Marlin Meelhouse. Plan "Sox Hop" Members of the Eighth Grade dancing club will hold a "Sox Hop" dance Friday evening, March 23 at the Lucia Wallace school, from 7:30 till 9:30 o'clock. Parents of all the members are invited to attend. Prizes will be given for the loudest sox and the prettiest sox. Music will be furnished by the Combeau boys, Tom Hutchison, Larry Wicks, Allen Reid, Larry HutzeH, David Richardson and Richard Tutlle. New hosts act at each party and chaperons are always present, sponsors of the club. Wed 51 Years Mr and Mrs Walter Brandow celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary Friday evening and had in attendance their children and families, Mr and Mrs Lloyd Brandow, of Fort Dodge, Mrs Eva Brandow and children Roger and Becky, of Humboldt, Mr and Mrs Harvey Larson and Linda, Burt, Mr and Mrs EllsweflfY trandom Rhonda, Terry and Cindy, Mf and Mrs Kertfteth Brandow, BM* bars, Kay and Jeanie and Mr and Mrs Leslie Walkef and Mr and Mrs W. R. Clawson. The honorees werfe 'presented with gifts, a cake Avas provided by Mr and Mrs O6j>d Brandow and bore the inscription "Happy Anniversary." The (rrne was spent socially, and lunch was served. , Seventh Birthday Mrs James Utt gave a parly after school Thursday in celebration of the Seventh birthday of her daughter Margaret. Guests were Patty Holecek,' Becky Bilyeu, Jill Welter,. Irerie Strickler, Barbara and Virginia Evers, Cheryl Ann Gouge, Mrs Lawrence Miller, Kat'hy Snd, David, Mrs Alvin McMurray, Mrs Glen Smith, Mrs Clem McEvoy, Susan and Mary, and Mrs David King. The women spent the time socially and the children played games. Mr and Mrs Utt entertained at dinner Sunday in further observance of Margaret's birthday having as guests at dinner the paternal grandparents, Mr and Mrs Merle Roberts, of Nora Springs. To Attend Council Senior Girl Scouts and leaders of Algona are plartnin'g to attend a North Iowa council at Mason City, April 6. 7 and 8. Planning to attend are Zulabel Anken- batier, Margaret Gade, Patti Hedlund, Joyce, Huehhold, Rebecca Jergenspn. 'J u'd y Joy Reinders, Carol Shore^ Marianha Steele, Patricia* Thompson, Carole Witkopf; , Ann ,'Mikes, -Sue LaBarre, Linda §mith, Karen Hutchins, Mrs Helen. M,ikes and Mrs Wm. Arikenbauer: . Outfit the Children at NEW EASTER CLOTHES AT LOW GRAHAM PRICES "Sugar* and Spite „ —' daisies end bows — on crispy-new Easter bonnets. "O-o-o-o-h ! what pretty things at Graham's GIRLS EASTER COATS The most cunning new styles of the season for girls from 3 to 14! Richly nubbed weaves, nipped- in-backs, lacy collars. A whole host of styles for your choosing this week! 798 TO 10.98 GIRLS LINEN — WEAVE SUITS in two and three-piece ensembles that include blouse. Some with matching dust-' ers, others with knit blouses. C AA 3 to 6x and 6 to 14 9*9Q and GIRLS DRESSES Loads of dainty new frocks to delight all girls from 3 to 6x and 7 to 141 Nylons and nylon combinations, taffeta checks, crisp cottons in plaids, plains and patterns. To make it a dressed-up Easter 1 298 3.98 - 5.98 GIRLS BLOUSES in frilly Dacron or lustrous nylon and! crisp cottons by Ship n' Shore. All styled to give young] chicks an Easter thrill. I AQ Sizes 3 to 6x and 7 to 14 I iwO and GIRLS SKIRTS in linen-weave and cotton prints, and inl flowing swirly lines that are bright as Spring sunshine.] Sizes 7 to 14 and «| OO O AQl OiSfOI "'I'm ready and waiting for the Easte/ Parade" subteens and "I'm just like Mother in my new linen-weave ensemble" GIRLS EASTER HATS Fresh, crispy straws . . . daintly made . . . with daisies and spring flowers . . . ribbons and ties. They're as new as Easter morn, and such perky, different styles. 169 TO 2.49 BOYS SPORT SHIRTS in light rayon prints and cottons! for wear now through summer. Heat styles and a wide] assortment of patterns. I AA All boys sizes - I lUM to BOYS DRESS PANTS for wear with his sport jacket for] Easter morn dress-up. Many new fabrics. Styled like | AQ casual slacks IvVO to EATHER-BIRO SHOES Bright and New For BOYS and GIRLS # I QQ C OQ •%Hj < "D«vQ For long wear — for gooo 1 appearance — and fox full quality in shoes — Mothers choose "Weather- Birds" for both girls and boys. Graham's features a top selection of styles end-sizes foe Easter and Spring wear. J^^ Alvin Swanson, Wesley, Cancer Victim At 32 Wesley — Alvih Swanson, 32, died of cancer Sunday morning, March 18 at Britt hospital Funeral services were to be held Tuesday afternoon, March 20, at 2 o'clock in the Evangelical Free Church at Britt. Rev. Percy Carlsson of Wesley tvas in charge of services. Mr Swanson is survived by his Wife, the former Gertrude Harle, daughter of Mr and Mrs Gottlieb Harle, three small daughters Jan Marleen, Jo Ellen, and Judith Ann and two sons Laurie and Paul, his parents Mr and Mrs Henry Swanson; four brothers Ktissell of Wesley, Mx.ynard o* Kockford, 111., and Leon of Albert Lea, Minn. J The deceased was a devout chrisnan and verjf active in ehuren and Sunday School work a good neighbor and friend ol all who knew him. The • family had farmed* north east of Wesley since their marriage and on the Carl Starquisl farm the past year. Funeral Friday For LuVerne Man Funeral services for Harry Von Draska, 72, resident of LuVerne for the past 40 years, were held Friday in the Evangelical United Brethren Church there at 2 p.m. Rev. J. Paul Stevens officiated and burial was in LuVerne Cemetery. The Blake Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mr Van Draska died at 10 p.m. Tuesday in Mercy Hospital, Fort Dodge, where he had been a patient for the past two weeks. He was born at Lone Tree, Feb. 25, 1884, and moved to LuVerne from Lone Tree. He was a painter and decorator and was actively engaged in his profession until semi-retirement four years ago. Mr Von Draska is survived by a step-daughter, Mrs Charles Boyles, Excelsior, Minn., two nephews and two nieces. On,e niece, Mrs Ardis Phelps of Voctor was with him during his hospitalization. He was preceded hi death by his wife, Nettie, five brothers and sisters. Pallbearers at the funeral were Steve Baker, Vern Jeffers, Hnv Giddirms. Walt Engels, Burt DiNio and Harry Lichty. Auxiliary Plans Sale Read The Want Ads-It Pays) St. Ann Hospital- Auxiliary wrll hold a rum/uage sale in the Kohlhaas building, across from the post office. Friday and Saturday, Mar. 23-24. The sale'will feature clothing, especially childrens, and items may be delivered to the Kohlhaas building Wednesday or Thursday, Mar. 22-23. Money raised by the rummage sale will be used to purchase equipment for the hospital as in the past. Mrs «oc Bradley and Mrs Dan Bray arc chairmen of the event. Chairmen in other towns are Mrs Flora Bradley, Bancroft; Mr* Mark McGuire, Livemore and 3ode; Mrs Frank Hilbert, Lu r Verne; Mrs Ralph Reding, Ot- cosen; Mrs Glen Gabrielson, Sexton; Mrs Robert Hamilton, Lakota; Mrs Ella McDonald, Ledyard; Mrs A. J. Grandgenett, St. Benedict^ Mrs 3, M.Kunz," Wesley; Mrs William McGuire, West Bend; Mrs E. J. 'O'Briert, Whitte- .riore; Ruth Hodgson, Burt; Mrs Al Rosenmeyer, Corwith; Mr? Oelmar Reding, Irvington; and Vlrs John Stott, Titonka. "If you accept another man's money you are compelled to accept his beliefs," — BarUch Spinoza, Dutch philosopher. Man, 60, Hurt In Truck-Train Hit Frank Hauptly, 60, who hauls freight for the Milwaukee Railroad, was seriously injured last Friday afternoon when the train he was about to meet hit his pickup truck at a downtown crossing in Wesley. He-was taken to the Britt hospital suffering from possible internal injuries, shock and severe lacerations. •> Mr Hauptly is a retired farmer. He vyas driving south at the time df the mishap. The .train was coming from the east. The impact knocked the truck about 50 feet, and fortunately the train vyas pot moving very fast at the time. Hauptly was alone in the truck. The accident happened about 2:30 p.m. • 3 Afgona Boys At Air Base Three Algona you Iris recently began air force training at Parks Air Force Base in California. They are Bobby L. Wheeler, son of Velmer Wheeler; Kenneth M. Potter, son of Mr and Mrs Carroll Potter; and Marvin K. Dearchs, son of Mr and Mrs Claude Dearchs. Wheeler enlisted Jan, 24, Potter and Dearchs Feb. 3. All are presently engaged in basic training. ,. Wheeler attended Gould high school, Gould, Okla.: Pottor afrd Dearchs graduated from Algc$)a high. The three will be at Parks for six weeks. 1953 PLYMOUTH 4-DR CRANBROOK SEDAN - Tutone Color $800 If You Wish To See and Drive This Car During Evening Hours, Phone 668-W and I Will Bring It To You. -— We Always Pop For The Coffee FIRE SALE 1 FURNITURE, HARDWARE & APPLIANCE STORE $30,000 STOCK OF HARDWARE, FURNITURE & APPLIANCES $30,000 ENTIRE STOCK MUST BE SOLD TO BARE WALLS . FURNITURE FOR EVERY ROOM OF THE HOME. HARDWARE AND APPLIANCES OF ALL KINDS. BARGAINS GALORE . . . PRICES SLASHED AND SMASHED FOR QUICK SALE. THE GREATEST BARGAINS EVER TO BE GIVEN IN NORTHERN IOWA FOLLOW THE CROWDS . . . GET YOUR SHARE OF THESE BARGAINS Only At A Fire Sale Like This Could You Get So Much For So Little Buy Now And Save As You Have Never Saved Before. Hurry . . Don't Delay . . Come In Today! Zig Zag SEWING MACHINE FLOOR MODEL REG. $285.00 - NOW 3-WAY FLOOR LAMPS REG. $21.50, NOW SI 0.75 EA. METAL PANEL BEDS REG. $22.95, NOW $11.49" REG. 19.95 BABY CRIBS LESS MATTRESS NOW - WITH MATTRESS 14.00 Mag'zine Racks REG. $4.75, YOURS FOi $2.49 » ALL PARLOR SUITES NOW GOING 27 x 54 WOOL SCATTER RUGS Values to $15.00, Yours For S2.98 EA. REG. $H.95 9 x 12 Linoleum Rugs OUT THEY GO $7.95 EA. One Minute Insulated Tub Reg. $144.95 $90.00 FLOOR STAND ASH TRAYS REG. $3.25, NOW EA. SI.75 SWANSON FURNITURE, HARDWARE & APPLIANCE STORE WHITTEMORE, IOWA

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