The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 3, 1956 · Page 25
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, April 3, 1956
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JMoines! New Concert Date The Todd Duncan-Camilla Williams concert at Estherville, originally scheduled for April 5, has been postponed until April 7 at 8 p.m. Members of the Kossuth County Community Concert Association may attend this concert on their membership cards. c; AS - TOC --- « IV -— KEN & LEO'S Madonna Elbert, Whitfemore, Is Nurse Graduate "You'll have to pour that oil FASTER ... I'm in a HURRY." We'll go a LONG WAY to give you fhe FASTEST SERVICE! KEN & LEO'S Phillips "66" Service Bulk Tank Wagon Service Phone 967 East State St. and Mrs Earl Elbert and daughter Barbara and Mrs Francis Crptty attended the nurses graduation exercises of Madonna Elbert, daughtek 'of the Earl filberts', who graduated at the Northwest School of Medical Technology in Minneapolis, last Friday. She was in a graduating class of 60 students. She returned home with her parents and wijl visit here until after Easter She will then return to Minne- polis to take three months ol x-ray. She 1 is, a graduate of Presentation Academy here. Mark Kollasch, son of Mr and Mrs Fred Kollasch and Maurice Bormann, son of Mr and Mrs Charles Bormann Sr., arrived home Tuesday on a two week leave. Both graduated from recruit training at the Naval Training Center at Great Lakes, 111. When they report for duty they may be assigned to shipboard or some training school in California. Mrs Anna Baas and daughter Elda, Mr and Mrs William Roeber, Mr and Mrs Melvin Roeber and son David, Mr and Mrs Will- vyn Mever Jr. arid family and Mr and Mrs Mayftafd Roeber and •;nuiv of here,'Mr and Mrs John Ketelson, and Mr and Mrs William Paetz and family of Algona, helped Charles Baas celebrate his birthday Tuesday evening. Charles is the soft of Mr and Mrs Lester Baas. The evening was spent playing cards and a lunch was served. , James Farrell arrived here from Denver, Colo, last week at the home of his parents, Mr and Mrs Leroy Farrell and to take back his wife and two children who have been visiting her for the past two months. Arlene Struecker, student at Waldorf Junior College at 'Forest City, came home to spend her Easter vacation with her parents, Mr and Mrs Walter Struecker. Mr and Mrs William Fandel Sr. entertained the pinochle club Monday evening at a 6:30 dinner which was followed by pinochle. Frank Foley and Mrs Nick Reding won high, Henry Mueller and Mrs Marion Hyink. low and Frank Piekarski travel! Mr and Mrs Donald Thill and family of Charles City spent the .weekend with Mr and Mrs Mike Thill, parents of Donald. Mr and Mrs Walter Struecker received a letter from their son, Marvin,, who is stationed at Frankfurt, Germany, that a gas heater in their barracks exploded and he was quite badly burned and had to be hospitalized but was released in four days. The South Side Card Club surprised Mrs Emma Knecht at a farewell party Sunday night. Cards were the evening's entertainment and a lunch brought by the guest was served. Mrs Knecht was presented with a gift. Mary Anh, infant daughter oi Mr and Mrs M. J. Erdman, was baptized in St. Michael's Catholic church. Her sponsors were Mr and Mrs Joseph Erdman of Waterloo. Dinner guests in hei honor were Mr and Mrs Joseph Erdman of Waterloo and Mr* Cecelia Berger. Mr and Mrs Roland Ostwald returned home from points ift Mexico, where they vacationed for two* weeks. They arrived home last week. The Fern Valley Homemakefa will hold a social evening 61 dancing at the Legion Hall Thursday evening, April 5, for their husbands. Each member is requested to bring as guest another couple. Edward Kenyon will furnish the music and call for the square dances. A potluck lunch will be served. Miss Agnes Schipporeit left last .week Saturday for Ainsworth,. Neb. to spend Easter vacation at the home of her parents, Mr and Mrs William Schipporeit. Miss Shipporeit is teacher of the four lower grades 'in St. Paul's Lutheran school. Mr and Mrs Ellsworth Heidenwith drove to Aurelia Thursday evening to bring Mrs Elsie Barkley to her home in Gilmore City., She had made her home with her daughter, Miss Leah Barkley, who is teaching in the public school in Aurelia. Mrs Barkley is the grandmother of Mrs Heidenwith. . , « Mr and Mrs James Kollasch and family moved to their; new home Saturday. Bell and Kollasch started to build two homes late last fall on Highlawn Addition in the west part of town. Both homes were built for them-' Delves, as Alfred Bell will accupy the other house as soon as it is finished. Leonard Frost of Algona will move, here and occupy the John Meine home vacated by the Kollasch family. Mr Frost plans to work for the stale highway commission here.. Frank Schmit Jr. has resigned his position with the state highway here and will move to Algona where he'-will be employed with Buscher and Gerber, doing road construction work. Laura Wichtendahl, a member of the W.A.F. and stationed at Offutt A.F.C. in Nebraska, and her brother Henry Wichtendahl, who is in the U.S. Navy and stationed at Corpus Christi, Tex., spent Palm Sunday at the parental Mr and Mrs George Wichtendahl home. Mrs Bernard Wichtendahl left Thursday for Colorado to be with her husband, who is stationed at Camp Carson. She plans to remain in Colorado, until Mr Wich- lendahl gets transfered to some other post. Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith and Dorothy Rosendahl and son Danny were Tuesday evening visitors with Mr and Mrs Delbert Wichtendahl. Mr and Mrs Robert Harrison and family of Algona were Sunday dinner and evening guests at the home' of Mr and Mrs Elmer Elbert. The letter's daughters, Evelyn and Beverly Elbert of Emmetsburg, spent the weekend with their parents. Evening guests were Mr and Mrs Jerome Forey and daughter of Ruthven. Mrs John Drew of Cylinder, mother of Mrs Veronica Slagle, spent the weekend here with her daughter. Mr and Mrs Ellsworth Heidenwith and son, Lyle, visited with Mr and Mis Ernie Meyer Tuesday evening. Mrs Everett Keith and Mrs Ralph Simons of Algona visited at the Clem Bisenius home Saturday. Mr and Mrs Rudolph Hanover and family of Fairville Visited with Mr and Mrs Edward Tietz. Mr and Mrs Ferdinand Bruhn and family of Emmetsburg were Sunday evening visitors. Mr and Mrs Paul Potratz and family visited with Mrs Potratz' parents Sunday, Mr and Mrs Thomas Kelly in Pomeroy. Mrs C. B. Bergeson left Monday for Milwaukee, Wis., where she will visit at the home of her daughter and husband, Mr and Mrs Q. W. Torpin, for several days. Mrs Harry Schmeling returned home Monday from Omaha, where she visited at the home of her son, Mr and Mrs Carroll Schmeling and daughter, Marilyn Schmeling, over the weekend. Anthony Busherfeld was re- le.ased from St. Ann hospital in Algona last Monday. He is at home now recuperating. Butt Implement Firm Is Having Closing Out Sale IF IT'S NEWS — WE WANT II Butt—James Christensen, Burt implement dealer in the west end of town, is closing out his supplies and equipment the early- part of April. Mr and Mrs Christensen came to Burt from Titonka in 1925 and Mr Christensen was employed in the Gibborts Garage the first year. In 1927 he built the first building and has been in business continuously since that time. In 1952 he had erected a' fine, large new building with a pleasant office in front. Mr Christensen served some 13 years on the school board and a number of years on the town council. The garage building has been rented to the "Iowa Broilers", which is an Arkansas firm, and Herber Nelson is the manager here. Mr and Mrs Christensen have no plans for the future right now, as the son David is a high school senior. They have a daughter, Betty Bee Christensen, who is a medical technician in Tulsa, Okla. Birthday Circle Hostess Mrs Henry Manus was hostess to members of the Birthday Circle at her home on Thursday. Invited guests were Etta Hoi- dren, Lydia Manus, Irma Pratt, Mary Volenting and Clara Von Steenberg. . Carrie L a r s o n 1 s birthday was observed and she was presented with a gift from the group. Mrs Bertha Wallace had the program. The records show that this Circle was begun in 1909 with meetings on birthdays. Mrs Manus has belonged over 30 years. St. John's Aid To Meet The St. John's Lutheran Ladies Aid meeting for this month will be Thursday the 5th with Mrs Albert Peter and Mrs Lawrence Presthus as hostesses. Market Basket names for that meeting are Mrs Henry Kueck, Mrs Fred Lavrenz, Mrs Ray*Lavrenz, Mrs Richard Lavrenz and Mrs Roland Lavrenz. Topic is The Churches Duty toward the Young People. New members received into the St. John's Lutheran church are Mrs Gerald Meyer, Miss Lynda Rash and Mr Erwin Schwietert. New Church Members The Burt Presbyterian church has received into membership the following' Mr and Mrs Axel Carlson, Mary Carlson, Ralph Carlson, Beverly Christensen, Barbara Dremmel, Bernard Gifford, Marvin Petersen, Ellen Stewart, Mrs R. H. Thompson and Mr Glee Bullock. The pastor is Rev. H. A. Smidt. 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