The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 3, 1956 · Page 12
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, April 3, 1956
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-"., - < r ; " ; ' '^ ' (let.) Upper Des Moine* Tuesday, April 3, 1956 Two Real Estate Deals in LuVerne During Week Easter Brings Students Home At Swea City . . — Mr and Mrs John Stanipka have purchased t)ie home of the estate of the late Mr and Mrs John Tiede. They Will move their family of three children, two daughters and a son there later this spring. Conrad Lenz sold his home just south of the Lutheran church to Carl Reddel. Mr Reddel, a bachelor, has moved to occupy the new home. Mr Lenz, 90 years of age, .makes his home with his son and daughter-in-law. Mr and Mrs Edward Lenz. His health is good considering his years. Card Club Surprised The Friendly 500 Card Club surprised Mr and Mrs Cecil Jol- hffe Monday afternoon on the occasion of their silver wedding anniversary. The self invited guests brought the refreshments arid a purse of money was presented as a gift. Mrs Lichty Hostess Mrs Harry Lichty was hostess to the Birthday Bridge Club at her home Tuesday evening. There were no birthdays to observe. Mrs Kenneth Sorensen was a guest substitute player. At play, honors, Mrs C. B. Huff, Mrs Hugh Shirk and Mrs Arthur W. Dimler. Undergoes Surgery Peter Blumer underwent surgery in Lutheran hospital, Fo.rt Dodge, Wednesday morning. Mr Blumer has been a surgical patient there the past six weeks. Taken To Hospital Mrs E. B. Thomas was taken by tfjake Ambulance to'the: Lutheran hospital, Fort Dodge, Thursday evening at midnight for medical treatment. Mrs Charles* Hefty, and new son John Ray.are now ajj then home southeast of LuVerne. The baby was born March 21 and weighed seven pounds and eleven ounces at St. Ann hospital Algona. They have a year old daughter, Debra. Mr and Mrs Gerald Herbener ot Mason City were Easter guests in the Mr and Mrs Arthur W. Dinner home. The ladies are sis. ters. ' / >.' Mr and Mrs Walter Lenz, Fairmont, Mr and Mrs Fred .Lenz, Winnebago, and Mr and Mrs George hartwig of Austin, all .in Minnesota, spent Monday assisting their father, Conrad Lenz, as he disposed of his household goods as he sold his home recently to Carl Reddel. Mr and Mrs Jerome Stripling and children of Iowa State Teacher's College, Cedar Falls, were Easter weekend visitors in the homes of their mothers, Mrs Jessie Stripling and Mrs Glenness narper families. Mr and Mrs Albert Helmke of Livermore Visited Tuesday in the home of Mr and. Mrs Frank' • Mo'eding, Sr. Easter weekend guests in the home of Mr and Mrs Arthur W. Dimler were their daughters, Mr and Mrs James Neville and Di• ane of Ames, Mrs Vera Andrews, Mark and Donna and Don Irey of Cedar Rapids. » Mr and Mrs Laurel Bentley and Dawn of Fail-field, Iowa, spent the Easter weekend in the t-nme of her father, Phil C. Lichty. Mr and Mrs Gus Wegner of Freebprn, Minn., were Monday overnight guests in the Charles Hinz home. They were enroute to their home from Omaha, Neb., where they had gone to attend the confirmation for their grandson, Roger Schultz. Mr and Mrs Martin Larsen of Webster City were Monday visitors in the Aksel Nielsen and tu Bager homes. Mrs Larson, Mrs Nielsen and Mrs Bager are sisters. Mr and Mrs Wayne Marty of Greene came Thursday for the Easter weekend vacation in the home of his parents, Mr and Mrs Henry Marty and Marie Kay. .Mrs Edmund Vorland and baby son, Eugene, of Clear Lake, spent several days the past week in iho home of her parents, Mr and Mrs Nels Jensen, and Donald. Mr and Mrs William LittleJohn left after school Thursday for the Easter weekend vacation with his father, M. B. Littlejohn at Washington and with her parents, Mr and Mrs John Long, in Ottumwa. Mr and Mrs Thorlwald Michealson of Minneapolis, Minn., visited Sunday in the home of her brother, Mr and Mrs Nels Jensen. Mr and Mrs Nels Jensen, their daughter, Mrs Merlyn Bahmann, went to Echo, Minn., and attended the funeral of Mrs Andrew Jensen, sister-in-law of Mrs Jensen. Mrs Clara Rogers who has spent the winter months in the home of her daughter, Mr and Mrs Jack Lewarne and family in Fort Dodge, is now at her home here. Miss Florence Hof of Cedar Falls came Monday and attended the funeral service for her cousin, Mrs Laura Woito in Algona. Miss Hof was an overnight guest of Esther Merkle. Mr and Mrs Orville Hoveland and children of Kanawha were Sunday visitors in the home of her father, Mr and Mrs Nels Jensen and family. Swea City — Easter holidays were the occasion for out-of- town visits by students and teachers, and homecoming weekends for those teaching and studying elsewhere. Esther Charlotte Smith, supervisor of vocal music in the elementary schools gt Charles City, arrived Wednesday night for a five-day stay with her parents, Mr and Mrs Walter G. Smith. Elizabeth Bell, freshman at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., came Wednesday for a week's stay with her parents, Mr and Mrs Bob Bell. Dick Dahl, Luther College freshman, arrived Wednesday from Decorah to spend, the holiday recess with his parents, Mr and Mrs M. W. Dahl. Don Johnson, also a Luther student, came to the parental Raymond Johnson home. Teachers in the Swea City schools left for their homes in* nearby communities. Mr and Mrs Wm. Lyle went to Sioux City to visit his parente and the Erling Rasmussens droye to Exira for the weekend. ' ; The Rev. and Mrs S, H. Hammer had three; of their children home from college, including Se- Dell and Ronald from Iowa State Teachers college at Cedar Falls, and Henry, 1 dentistry student, at State University of Iowa, Iqwa City. Others in the Cedar Falls group are Jim Gardner, Betty Schwartz, Rita Godfredsen and Cheryle Torine. From Iowa City came Jim Harner, John Sanft- ner, Charles Griffith, Ronald Peterson and LeNeir Emerson. Bill Christensen, Coe College freshman, came from Cedar Rapids to be with his parents Mr and Mrs Wm. Christensen Vaughn Uhr, student at Bethel college, St. Paul, Minn., is at the parental, Selmer Uhr home. Don Funderburk came from Iowa State college- at Ames; Barbara Mino from Sioux Falls College, Sioux Falls, S. D.; Kenneth Peterson from Upper Iowa at Fayette; Carol Miller, Shirley Stenzel and Marlene Carlson from Waldorf Junior college at Forest City; Alan Peterson and Gary Gabel of Gustavus Adolphus college, St. Peter, Minn., and Don and Lorraine Youngquist of the same school spent the weekend at home. Lorraine Youngquist, senior at Gustavus, has been.doing practice teaching in the primary grades at Albert Lea, Minn., and will return there for two more weeks before resuming work on campus. Her fiance, pre-seminary student Richmond Anderson, who had spent the fore part of the Easter recess with his parents in Cedar Rapids, Was to arrive Sunday to visit his fiancee and her parents, the Rev. and Mrs A. M. Youngquist, enroute to St. Peter, Minn. .Another Gustavus Adolphus student, Margaret Anderson, daughter of Mr and Mrs Roy Anderson of rural Swea City, spent the vacation in Rockford, in. Arvin Ditsworth, recently assigned to the U.S. Navy, has been sent to Great Lakes Naval Train- ing station near Chicago, for boot training. Mrs George K. Nelson spent the week with relatives at Forest Gity.' Mrs C. J. Applequist is recovering at her home after suffering a broken shoulder in a fall lasl week. She was hospitalized at Estherville for two days following the accident. Mr and Mrs Floyd Treat have returned to Swea City after an extended visit to Balboa Park, Calif., and will visit relatives here until time to open their summer resort at Cross Lake, Minn. Mission Aid of Immanuel Lutheran church will meet April 5. Mrs Reuben Holcomb will lead the lesson, devotions are in charge of Mrs Oscar Peterson and Mrs Claude Johnson will furnish music. Hostesses are Mesdames P. A. Holcomb, Frank Bentele, Wm. Brock, Earl Kvamsdale, J. P. Peterson, Linus Peterson, John Nyman, and Walter Schmicking. The Luther League will meet Thursday evening, with Norman Ottman, Ruth Ann Pehrson and Roger Madsen on the menu committee. Bancroft Woman's Rites Held At Mason City Bancroft— Word was received of the death of Mrs Clara Scherf, Mason City, daughter of Mrs Elizabeth JD'Dell. Funeral services were at , Mason City last Thursday afternoon. Mrs Scherf was born here 37 years ago, was of Bancroft Public since her marriage a graduate School,- and has made her home in Mason City. Besides her husband she leaves two young daughters, her mother Mrs Elizabeth O'Dell who has been caring for her daughters while she was ill,, and three sisters and one brother. Attending the services from here were her sister and family,-Mr and Mrs Harry Looft, Mr and Mrs E. J. O.Dell and Mrs Alice Barslou. Home For Easter i>Large Stock of REPLACEMENT PARTS On Hand Prompt Service At All Times Service Motors Available For Emergency Use PRATT ELECTRIC CO. ^hone 170 Algona, la. RESULTS SHOW DEKALB CHIX'TOP-NOTCH PERFORMANCE 1 HIGH EGG PRODUCTION Results from all completed DeKalb entries In Random Sample Tests. Tad 1st Texas KILLED Four year old Eddie Sanders of Elk Horn lost his life there recently, while playing in a neighbor's garage. Somehow he managed to tip a cabinet in which toys were kept, and was struck on the head by a heavy object which fell down from the top of the cabinet. Karl Landsleiner'received the 1930 Nobel prize for his discovery of the foiu- main types of human blood. Tait Iggi per year* 5lh California 267 6th California 271 5th Central New York , 219 IstTexas 246 •H*n day 108' P*r ytar* .- 233 1st Missouri : .„ 240 1st Missouri....... _. 238 1st Missouri , 246 2 HIGH LIVABILITY The average livability of all of the 8 completed DeKalb entries In Random Sample Tests was 91% from baby chick to the end of the tests, RESULTS FROM CURRENT TESTS 1st—Income over Feed Costs/ 6th Central N.Y. Random 1st—Total eggs per entry { Sample Test (Dec. 15,1955) 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th In Feed Efficiency. 2nd Missouri Random Sample Test (B>— (Dec. 29,1955) 2nd—Hen-day Eggs per bird. 2nd Missouri Random Sample Test (A)— (Dec. 22,1955) 2nd—Total eggs laid. 1st Inlermountain Random Sample Test (thru November) Order Tecfoy from; CLOVER LEAF HATCHERY, Algona, la. FRANK DROESSLER, Bancroft F. W. LANGERMAN, Swea City CLEM MERGEN, Whittemore HOMER MATTHIESEN, Fenton ALPHONS BERTE, Bode GENE HOOD, Algona, la. Students home for the Easts? weekend were Marlene Ferguson. Karen Antolne, Mercy hospital of Des Molnes; William Sehiltz arid Robert Mulligan, Loras of Dii* bucjue; Joanrt Kerihedy, St. Cath« erine's of.St. Paul; and ;Bill Me* Gulre -of St. Thomas in St. Paul} Lola Meyer, Briai" Cliff; Patrick Mulligan, Dianhe'Welp and Vif* ginia Bradley,• State University of Iowa; iDavid Wilhelmi, Cam* pion Jesuit High School, Prairie du Chein, Wis.; and William Droessler, of St. John's in Col- legville. Mr and Mrs A. M. Schrandt are the parents of a daughter born Friday night at Mercy hospital in Mason City. This is the fourtli child for the Schrandts who have two sons -and one daughter, , Mr arid Mrs Albert McCarthy who have spent the winter in' Texas returned to Bancroft Wednesday. ' Mr and Mrs Henry Lampe and family left for Cedar Rapids Friday to spend the Weekend with their daughters there. Mr and Mrs Cletus Dorr ,and' Arliss and Mr and Mrs Ben Dorr of St. Benedict spent Easter Sunday at the- home of Rosalee Dorr in Mason City. Jack Garry who is teaching at Xavier High School in Dyser- ville, Iowa spent the weekend at the home of his parents, Mr-and Mrs T. D. Garry. Mr and Mrs Perry Torine spent Sunday at the home of Mr and' Mrs Fred Hudson in Fort Dodge.' Alice Long who is employed at Banker's Life in Des Molnes spent the weekend at the home of her parents, Mr and Mi's Aft Long. . , _ .•;. . : •;*; Portland Twp, By Mrs. Victor Fitch Mrs Herbert Nelson andTlandy left eanly Friday morning with Mr and Mrs Donald Michaelsen on a trip to Wichita, Kan. to visit the James McColley family. The McColleys observed their 25th Wedding anniversary SuAday. Mrs Nelson and Randy and Mr and Mrs Michaelsen returned home Monday.' Herbert Nelson, Linda and Barry were Sunday dinner guests at the El wood Nelson home.. Mrs Ray McWhofter returned home Saturday evening, after a few day's stay at the St. Ann hospital. Mr and Mrs McWhorter are looking lor their -daughter Barbara and family Sunday tor a few day's visit. They live'at Hanover, Indiana. Mr and Mrs Thees Schnal<en- berg and family of LuVerne spent Suriday afternoon, at the Frank Becker home. Mr and Mrs George Becker were Sunday evening callers. . Mr and Mrs Joe Loebach and family of Whittemore Were Sunday dinner guests at the C. L. iYoung home. The Loebachs and were afternoon arid supper guests ; at .the fiddle Kains. v'Mr/aftd ;Mfs Ffed Davis drove •to Laufens Tuesday fo.visit Mt Davis' parents, Mr and Mrs A, F. Davis*.,,Mrs Davis 1 parents, Mr ahd ,"$»$.£)._;A. eampney of Burt .accdfhpaftiea them : as far as, RUthveft whfere they visited a hepKewY the Hubeft Campneys. On.the Way back, Mr and Mrs Davis also spent the .everting at. the Hubert Canjpneys. Mr and Mrs Henry Nelson, Mr and Mrs Verle Nelson, Larry and Reggywere callers at the Her-' bert .Nelsoti home Thursday afternoon. ' Mrs Ray Fitch and Mrs Victor • Fitch visited,Mrs Ray McWhorter Monday afternoon and also at the Frahk Becker home. •'< "It's not the work I enjoy" said •the Cab driver, "it's the people I run into." student nurse in, St. .tosepVi's M&tcy hospital in Fort Dodge underwent art emergency ap^ pendieitis operation in St. Joseph's Merc'y hdspital in Fort Dodge ott Tuesday. JOE NEWS ' Paul Michael' Gales, infant son of Mr and Mrs Ernest Gales Jr., was baptized in St. Joseph's church Sunday by Rev. Leo. C. Schumacher. Roman Gales and Mrs Maurice Laubenthal were sponsors. Virginia J3ormenn, daughter of Mr and Mrs Nick Bormann, a Rummage Sale! Methodist Church Basement Saturday, April 7 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Coffee & Home Baked^ Goods Will Be Served METHODIST W. S. C. S. , hi the 'Algdnf Uppe? Des Moihes reaches more families in Kosstith county than illy other tiu,blleati6h IP IT'S;iMEWS -*. 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