The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 10, 1956 · Page 47
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, April 10, 1956
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Ringsted, Swea City Pair Are Married March 27 CUy. •** Lyril Willardssn, daughter of Mr and Mrs Lawrence Wtllardson of Ringsted and Larry MiflO, son of Mr and Mrs Glen Miflo of Swea. City, were married Tuesday, March 27, at the Swea City Methodist parsonage. BUY NOW AND SAVE The ceremony was performed by the Rev. S. Hammer, who used the single ring ceremony. Attendants were 'Efr and Mrs Robert rfangle of Jackson, Minn., sister and brother-in-law of the bride. The bride Wore a light blue linen suit with white accessories, and had a Lily of the Valley corsage. Her sister wore a dress of light blue, with a carnation corsage. A n reception for 100 guests in the Legion hall followed the ceremony. Blue and white were used in the serving table decorations, which wd's centered with a 3 tiered white wedding cake, baked by Mrs Roy Chrischilles, an aunt of the groom. Maribel Mino had charge of the guest book, and Loretta Mino, sister to the bride : groom, and Mary Helen Bauer', had charge of the gift table. Dorothy Westcott and Nancy Johnson were waitresses. A short program was given with the Rev. Hammer as toastmaster. Included on the program were a solo, "Because", by Mrs Thad Johnson, accompanied by Mrs Harold Mino; a solo "The Lord's Prayer" by Duane Opdah'l of Alden, Minn., and a reading by Jean Tague. . The couple have gone to Newell, South Dakota, where the bridegroom is employed in construction work. Guests from put of town were from Fenton, Lone Hock,, Round Lake, Minn., Spirit Lake, Algona and Alden, Minn, of the flowers. ' Mrs Benke is survived by two sisters. Rose and Alvina Hauck. Mr Benke died in 1936. Birlhdaf The following ladies dropped in on Mrs Mike Kisch Monday afternoon to help her celebrate her birthday: Mrs George FOth, Mrs Richard. Dunphy, Mrs Genevieve Weydert, Mrs Henry Strunc of Bancroft, Mrs Howard Bormann of Algona, Mrs Hen'ry Monson, Mrs Bess Devine, ana Mrs Arnold Kellner. An enjoyable afternoon was spent. Refreshments brought by the guests Were served. Mfs Kisch received some gifts from her friends in honor of her birthday. Mrs Arlo McGowan entertained at a* birthday party Monday afternoon in honor • of the birthdays of Mrs Guy Peterson of Dows. Mr Braden Stokes of Goldfield, and Mrs Donald McGowan of Renwick. Mr and Mrs Peter Malkmus and Mr and Mrs John Renquist and family were Easter Sunday dinner guests of their mother, Mrs Dorothy Malkmus. Mrs Edna Bowes entertained the Equality Club members at the home df Mrs Edith Johnson • TOP QUALITY EXTRUDED ALUMINUM • FULL 3 CHANNEL CONSTRUCTION • THE FINEST MONEY CAN BUY • BURGLAR RESISTANT LOCK FEATURE! These products are unconditionally guaranteed as "/ong as they . are on •, your home No down payment. Take 36 Mo. to pay BUY NOW- wi'II tab* down your ttorm windowt without chorg* HOME DEMONSTRATION 463 Let us show you our ALUMINUM All Colors — All Sizes I am interfiled in btauliful Alumatic aluminum combination window!. Pleate haw your representative ca^on me fo*» free estimate. I undoriland »Uit places 'me under no obligalion. Nome . Addrett... Cily Stole Kohlhaa Hardware ED & I'AT C'ULLEN Mrs Frederick Of Livermore Rites April 2 Livermore — Funeral services for Mrs John Frederick, 80, who passed away at her home west o! town after a lingering illness were held at 3:30 p.m., Monday, April 2, at the Methodist church. The Rev. Robert Kessinger officiated at services. Burial took place at Union Cemetery west of town. The Lindhort Funeral Home of Humboldt was in charge of arrangements. Mrs Rasmus Olson played piano music before and during the services, j Mrs Kenneth Howard and Mrs Bert Brown were in charge of the flowers. Pallbearers were DeVerne Holmes, John Olson, Hartley'Mack- intosh, John Tuttle, Kenneth Howard and Ernest Raney. Mrs Frederick was born Oc*. 49, 1875,,.iri Pennsylvania. -Both fier parents died when slie was a young child. She came to Boone, iowa, to live with an aunt. When she was eighteen she came to Humboldt County- and was married to John Frederick, rhoy observed their 62nd wedding anniversary last December. '1 nree sons were born to tills union. Lawrence and Harold ol Livermorc and Burdette of Spokane, Wash. All these and their father survive. She is also survived by several grandchildren. 20th Ceniury Club The 20th Century Club members were entertained at the home of Mrs Edith Johnson Tuesday afternoon. The lesson "The Screen Drior" rnd "You; Garden i.- Their Business" v.'as given by Mrs fuln.-i Bower-. : i he reuiar.uier of the alternoon was- spent socially. Refreshments were served by Mrs Johnson. Mrs 'Benks Servicas Funeral services for Mrs Mary Benke who passed away at the home of Mrs Mac Reeves Monday evening, were held Wednesday afternoon at the Immanuel Lutheran Church. Rev. L. H. Loetsch officiated. Burial took pli-ce at the LuVerne Cemetery Pallbearers were Harry Rutx, John Hohenberger, Ernest Logue, Fred llintz, Arthur Vaudt and Vernon Hohcnborger. Mrs Harold Hauek was organist and the Church Choir sang. Mrs Ernest Haack and Mrs Daryl Frederick were in ! o oc * o ; V ^ v 5 O ; :j t O • .0 :; O * § 3 $ ^ 8 1 § V O $ £ s V ; O 5 O s -O ij ''' § O h O ; O' 5 O O s 8 j O $ V •] , * '. '•' > i * ~- ' ' :j ^ * ' S t ;< () ._ '"' v ,c,,oooc^ooo.ooooooooooo<,oo.:^oo,o:oo. DISTINCTIVE ALGQNA I — 1- —i V f STATIONERY "It Carries A Message" Nov.' Available at the Algona Upoer Des Moines office. Can Be Imprinted With Your Name, Firm Name, or Used Ai Is. It's unusual und different. Drop in and see it. ,-„•„•..•,.•„--. •.<•..••>>: .,-.M:.ovOO«:-OvoovvvOvOooovOOi ,- .^.^..^..-^-^^-^^TSZ^^^^^^TT^^^^TT^f^ o o <-, A • <*, o o: & i o o 1 o o o o. 1 4*1 g «*Y X 3. * x o o •J o o o o o o o o ^000000.0.0 <Z77X7^tf7<-7V. Thursday afternoon. Mrs Minnie DeVries .gave the lesson on Eleanor Roosevelt. Mrs Dick Schultz was hostess to theW.S.C.S. of the Methodist church Wednesday . afternoon. The business meeting was conducted by the " president, Mrs Bert Schwendemah. Movie slides were shown on American Indians. Mrs Schultz served refreshments. The Neighborhood Club was entertained at a two o'clock luncheon at the home of-Mrs Julius Becker Tuesday afternoon. High prize in 500 went to Mrs Bill Wilson, traveling tp Mrs Harold Stoddard, and consolation to Mrs Chester Ogan. The Presbyterian ladies aid members were entertained Wednesday afternoon at the home of Margaret Malin. The devotions were given by Mrs Jessamine Miller. Refreshments were served by Miss Malin at the close ol the meetings. Mrs Ernest Haack entertained the Pinochle club members at her home Tuesday afternoon. High prize went to Mrs Elmer Gronbach. Refreshments were served by Mrs Haack. The following relatives went to the home of Herman Gronbach Sunday evening to help him celebrate his birthday: Mr and Mrs Harold Gronbach, Mr and Mrs Roy Brown, Mr and Mrs LeRoy Gronbach,' Mr and Mrs Dick Cran, Mr and Mrs Allen Sinclair, Mr and Mrs Elmer Gronbach, Mr and Mrs Frank Hoffmann, and Mr and Mrs Frank Gronbach. Mr and Mrs'Harold Hansen and family visited Sunday afternoon with his parents, Mr and Mrs Martin Hansen, at Lu Verne. Mr and Mrs Alfred Smith, Mr and Mrs Clyde Smith, Mrs Johanna Smith and Donald Smith, who is attending seminary in Dubuque, were Easter dinner guests at the home of Mr and Mrs George Ramus at LaPorte City. Donald Smith accompanied their, here for a week's visit. Mr and Mrs Charles Claus received word of the birth of u son to Mr and Mrs Francis Mc- Laufjhlin of Fonda, March 28, at Mercy hospital in Fort Dodge. Mrs McLaughlin is the former Dorothy Steinman, daughter of Mrs Claus. Mr and Mrs John Leneriz ol Algona were Monday afternoon visitors at the Alvin LcncrU home. Staff Sergeant and Mrs Ray Von Vories and five children ol Topeko, Kan. visited from Friday until Monday with Mrs Von Vories' mother, Mrs Lizzie Ny- Kaard, nnd her sister, Mrs Virgil Smith and family. Mr and Mrs Milo Smith and daughter of Britt spent the weekend here with her parents, Mr and Mrs Roy Smith. They visited Sunday afternoon with his parents, Mr and Mrs Zeak Smith. Mr and Mrs Dave Fisher spent Easter at the home of their son, Dave Fisher and family ;it Ti tonka. Mr and Mrs Edward Hansen attended the funeral services ol Roy Hoover at West Bend Wednesday afternoon. He passed away at Florence, Minn. He is Mrs Hanson's cousin. Henry Andersen was taken to the Lutheran hospital in Fort Docile by ambulanco Tuesday March 27.' He is suffering with asthma. Louis Claus is assisting with the work at the Andersen farm. Mr and Mrs Harold Stoddard and two sons. Mrs Ida Stoddard. and Frank Sloddi.rd and thref daughters were Easter dinnei guests at the Ralph Stoddard home in Humbcldt. Mrs John Becker of St. Jot -:pent Easier at the home of hei son. Julius Becker, and family. Mrs Louis Behnunek who spcnlt six weeks at the home of hei son, Dr. Jerome Behounek, and family in Wyoming, has returned home. Anna B. Murray ami Mrs Rose Smith left Monday for Michigan where they will visit their brother, Chariey Murray. Mr Murray has been ill at his home will: a heart condition. Mrs Roy FaU> vi-ited Wednesday with Mrs Gfitiude Boyd. who \vii-; a patient at the Mert-y h.ospil:-:! in Fort LVdgc following Mll'ii'TV. Mr :.!;•"' *..'• - TJi'.vv': 1 .! I'n'ii ami Mr and M>-s Allen t'oth attended I service.; of t'.ieir Thul. i -,d Mr., 1 ;h n Fin WU o'c!:' have moved into the Lutheran parsonage in the north part of town. Mr Logue recently retuf tied home from Alaska where he had been statibtted the past yeaf. Mrs Jerry Stiles' parents,* who speht the winter months in California, Visited her while enfqute to their home in Amboy, Minn. Mrs Stilus and three children spent Easter with thfefn. A nine pound daughter was born Saturday to Mr and Mrs Henry Zeimet' at St.. Ann hospital in Algona. The Zeimets now have five sons and three daughters. Mrs Zeimet is the former Marie tJisch, daughter of Benedict Qisch Jpf Livefmore s and Mr fceimet is the son of the late Mr and Mrs Henry Zeimet* Mr and Mrs Jack Uhlfenhake and three children of Mechanicsville spent Easter weekend here with her parents, Mr and Mrs Tom McICenna. Mr and Mrs Peter Bormann of Algona visited Saturday with her mother, Mrs Genevieve Weydert, and her brothers. They attended church services Saturday evening at Sacred Heart Church. Mr and Mrs Lawrence Ruhnke and family spent Easter weekend visiting at the ' home of Mrs Ruhnke's brother, Bernard Stoddard and family at Lebanon, South Dakota. Mrs Kate Collins and brother Frank Riley of Detroit Lake, Minn, spent the weekend at the home of their brother, Oscar Riley, and cousin, Ida Riley, at West Bend. Mr and Mrs Alvin Berte and family were Easter Sunday-dinner guests at the home of his mother, Mrs Anna Berte. Mrs Ed Reimers of Fenton attended the funeral services oi Mrs John Frederick at the Methodist Church Monday afternoon at 3:30, Mrs Clyde Smith, who spent two weeks at the home of her brother in Illinois, returned home Seneca's Modern Mixers Guests In Krause Home Seneca — Mrs Herbert KfauSo Was hostess to the Modern Mixers Club at her home, TUGS* day afternoon. Roll call Was aift- by telling what each making as a gift for .a child in a Children's horrre. The group voted to send the completed gifts to a Children'* Home 'in Council Sluffs. The box Will be packed at the May meeting which Will be held at the home of Mrs Henry Loofts. Mrs' Fred Johan- Resen had Charge df the entertainment after which refreshments were served by the hostess, the Mrs Lawrence Mueller wa honored birthday member. Gufctsts included Mrs Glen Cage, Mrs Harold Spear. Gronhovd and Mrs Sunday. Mr and Mrs Phil Wilson of Forl Pierre, S. D. visited last week with his mother, Mrs .Maude Wilson. Mrs Wilson has been confined to her home the past si> weeks with illness. Visitors Monday at the Mr> Lucy Conley home were P. W Teeion, Mr and Mrs Leo Treb bien and Mrs Jack Krause of Milford. Mr Teeion is Mrs Conley's father and Mrs Trebbien is hei sister. Denny Clark, son of Mr and Mrs Donald Clark, had the mis fortune of breaking his arm while playing at school Monday Jack Sykes, the custodian al the school building, is a patient at a Fort Dodge hospital. Mrs Cecil Schreiber was taken to the ,-Mercy hospital in Forl Dodge Wednesday where she went to undergo surgery. Violet Wilson of Omaha, Neb is spending a few days with her mother, Mrs Maude Wilson. i Seneca Homemakets The Serieca Homefnakers held their March meeting Tuesday at the Seneca School. Ifi addition to, the regular business of the day, each individual exhibited a novel Easter decoration. following the business meeting the group worked on etching colored aluminum trays. Hostesses for the meeting incjuded Mesdames Victor Struecker. and Earl Crouch. Homemakers in attendance included Mesdames John Johannesen, Siebolt Behrends, Woodrow Kracht, Lyle England, Ted Jensen, Everett Witham, Elmer Hanisch, Martin Wilberg, Earl Crouch, Clarence Osborn, Henry Looft, Victor Struecker, R. Helmers, John Struecker, Clarence Mehz, Har- Dld Gronhovd, and Miss Bertha Olsen. The April meeting will be held at the Ted Jensen home with Mrs Martin Wilberg and Bertha Olsen as hostesses. Sunday at the home of his mother, Mrs Carrie Jensen. Mr and Mrs Everett Mittag of Des Moines Visited at the Bernard Jensen home Sunday and spent the night there. They returned to Des Moines Monday morning. Mrs Mittag and Mrs Jensen are sisters. Mr and Mrs Harold Gronhovd and daughters spent the Easter vacation with relatives at Scarville, Iowa. Mr and Mrs Morris Johannesen and daughters of Swea City and M&rlys Johannesen of Fairmont were Sunday dinner guests at the parental Jonn Johannesen homo. Mr and Mrs Henry Looft, Jack, Dick, David were Sunday dinner guests at the Mrs Bertha Pommer home .at Algona . Other guests included Mr and Mrs Gerrit DeWaafd of Titonka and Mrs Bfoderson of Algona. Margaret Fischer, Kathryn Johannesen and Marian Beaver, all seniors at Seneca high school, went to Emmetsburg last Wednesday where they took scholarship tests. The tests were- for Merit Scholarships. • BURT By Mrs Jessie Rash Tuesday, April 16, 1956 Algdna (la.) Uppef Be» of the Grahams and the occasion Was thet birthday of Helen OJsbft. David D. Miller is attending a National Guard conklni* school at Kori Kiley, Kan. His parents art! the 0, E. Millers. Sgt. Miller is rcvoiving two m'onths training at Fort Hiley. He is a member of the Algona guard unit. Recent visitors at the home ol Mrs Mayine Schrader-were Mf and Mrs'Earl Traeger of Tcxar- knnn, Tex.; Mr ana Mrs Ed bcn- nidor. Mrs Lena Averill and Mrs _ ___^_ . .. Kim Stevens and son of Minnea* sota. The women' are daughters ! polis, Minn.; Mr and Mrs DeLong home. Mrs Gertrude Ackerman with her niece Julia Weber and Mrs David King of Algona called at the Oscar Riley and Gene Simmons homes in West Bend on Sunday. In the evening Mrs Ackerman went to St. Ann hospital to see her cousin Mrs Bernice Be?ch who had pneumonia. Mr and Mrs J. D. Graham spant Sunday and Monday last week with Christy Olsons of Blooming Prairie, and the Raymond Mitchells of Lansing, both Minno- Home For Easier Among college students and teachers from the Seneca community who spent Easter vacation at the hbmes of their parents were Jimmy Osborn, student at Waldorf«College, Forest City; Mr and Mrs Roger Osborn, the former a student at Simpson College at Indianola, Iowa; Dick Looft, student at Luther College, Decorah, Iowa; Donald Baldwin, who attends school at St Paul. Minn.; Richard Snyder, who attends high school in Minnesota; also Dorothy Oftedahl, LeAnn Ol- Se'ri, Gloria Petersen, Donald Nielsen, Dorothy Nielsen, Jack Looft Seneca -Progressive Farmers 1-H Club members and their dads attended the final 4-H tractor maintenance, school held at the Linde Implement company at Swea City last Monday evening Dads in attendance included Caleb Hartshorn, Henry Looft Earl Crouch, Raymond Gardner Henry Hovick, Lawrence Johan ndseri and Lyle England. : •'Mr and Mrs Maurice Jen'ser arid family of Cedar Falls visited tTDM Classifieds Pay Dividend)) from Saturday night through Mr and Mrs Art Leasort spent Sunday, Mar. 25, with Mrs Grace Schmidt in Buffalo Center. Mr and Mrs Forest Schmidt and three children were also there as well as Lura Sewick of Forest City. The occasion was the birthday observance of Mrs Leason. Mrs Henry Gettman was taken o the Mason City hospital on Sunday where she underwent major surgery later. 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