The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 17, 1956 · Page 34
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, April 17, 1956
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ALGONA NINE BEATS HUNBOLDT f 8-Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines Tuesday, April 17, 1956 J956 Bulldog Nine » tik" Members cf Algona high school's baseball team are shown in the above photo. Squad members are, left to right, front row: Larry Hutzell, Lorert Nelson, Jim Cowan, Ted Finley, Bob Harms and Vernon Christoffers. Back row, left to right: Howie Funk, Marvin Miller, Bob Slobe, Dave Richardson, Doug Meyer, Larry Kueck, Dave KohL Joel Harris, Harvey Peglow, Jerry Rupp and Coach Bob King. • The totals ran their season record to 3-1 with a 7-3 verdict over Humboldt at.the fairgrounds Monday afternoon. Ventura 90-57 Viotor In Mncumber third in (he »mile; Kern second and Ditsworth third in the 440 yd. dash; Downey second in the 880; Davis third in the pole vault; and Fred Strahorn KPcond in the shot and discus events. The new record in the two-mile relay broke a standard for the event that had been the school record for 16 years. It was the second straight win for the two- mile team. Moxley's 43 foot toss in the shot event was the besl here for seven years. He picked up his second straight win in the shot, while Johnson and Davit won the pole vault and 880 foi the second time in two tries. Coaches Charnp Martin and Jason Loving are still searching for a dash man or two that car help the team pick up additional points necessary to win meets in the future. So far, none havi been found. Track Meet With Locals Algona high school's track and field forces dropped a 90-57 decision to Ventura at the Athletic Park Friday afternoon. It was the first dual meet of the season. The locals will host Buffalo Center and Forest City in a triangular meet here Wednesday afternoon, weather permitting. A dual meet between Algona and Buffalo Center was called pff Monday due to inclement weather. Alg'ona's two-mile relay team of Ron Ditsworth, Jerry Downey, Phil Norris and Dan-ell Davis ran that event in 8:58.8, chopping two-tenths of a second off the school record in the Ventura meet. Other firsts were won by the medley relay team of Rochleau, Bahr, Johnson and Norris, who toured the track in 4:05.5; Davis, who took the 880 yd. run in 2:13; Larry Johnson in the pole vault with a ten foot effort; and Bill Moxley, with a 43 foot throw in the shot put event. Johnson was second in the 180 yd. low hurdles; Moxley third in the 100 yd. clash; Rochleau. third in the 220 and football throw; Moore second in the mile 3 Bowlers Have 600 Series In League Matches Norm Gade, Cliff Benschotcr and Hank Geilenfeld tossed a 600 series apiece during the week a: Hawkoye Lanes. Benschoter's 243 line was tops as he rolled a 007. while Gade had a 235 line and 608 count, and Geilenfeld a GOG series on lines of 203, 200, and 203. Phyllis Walker topped the women with a 185 line. Other vyo- men over 160 were Lavonne Pittman 164, 177, Heide Ferguson 174, Hellene Whittemore 164, Frances Gingrich 1/71, Betty Dennis 162, 173, Kay Voigt 165, Babe Baker 180, Leona Wilhelmi 177 and Irma Dee Cook 168. Other men over 200 included Vern Shipler 205, Ornie Behrends 203, Bud Briggs 213, Ted Vera 223, Chuck Jandl 203, Ev Rippentrop 200, Julie Baas 213, Harold Andreasen 237, Elmer Peterson 212, 205, Merl Hoover 227, Casey Loss 203, John Intermill 222, Chuck Davis 215, Paul Engen 200, Lael Root 200, Art Ashton 223. Harlan Blanchard 209, Arv Dennis 207 and Hank Geilenfeld 214 IF IT'S NEWS WE WANT IT 4-DOOR 6-PASS. SEDAN (Now In Stock) Special Offer For This Period Only In • Appreciation ... of the splendid reception to the new Buick, and the volume "you" have given to Brandt Buick. That's why we are able to offer this rather more than amazing value.. 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With men on first and third, (Cueck started home, and when' liupp headed for second, Hum- joidt's pitcher fired the ball into .he centerfield and both men scored. Humboldt counted a single run .n the top half of the third with ihe aid of two Algona errors, -hen went ahead with a pair ol tallies in the fourth frame. , Algona stitched the five-inning verdict with five runs in the norm: half of the fourth. A walk co Jim Cowan, a fielders' choice, singles by Loren Nelson and Bob Slobe, an error, and a single by Doug Meyer sent in the runs. Dave Kohl went all the way on the hill for the Bulldogs and picked up his second win against no losses with a two-hitter. Nelson was the losing hurler. Meyer and Nelson each got two hits for Algona. ' Box Score: Algona (7) AB R H Nelson, 3b. .._ ..3 1 2 Slobe, Ib. 3 1 1 L. Kueck, cf. 2 1 0 Meyer, c. 2 0 2 Christoffers, rf. 3 0 0 Harms, 2b. 2 1 0 D. 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Dave Kohl hurled the first five frames in the Rodman fray and got credit for the win. He and his successor, Loren Nelson, both looked good on the mound as the locals took an easy win after trailing early in the contest. r '.'' Wildness of hurlers Harvey Peglow and Doug Meyer led tci the defeat at the hands of Cor with. Walks helped cro\vd nine run.3 over the,plate for the win ners in the top of the first frame Algona .staged a comeback during the final six innings as Vernon Christoffers and Larrj Kueck clouted home runs, bu' couldn't overtake the visitors Peglow took the lass as Corwith garnered 12 hits and Algona eight. Egli Elected Governor By Algona Moose Jim Egli of Algona was elected governor of Algona's Moose Lodge, 1445, during the annual election of officers at the Moose hall Thursday night, April 12. Egli succeeds Don Clark as governor. Other officers elected included Vernon Casler, junior governor; Chris Reese, prelate; iarlan Sigsbee, treasurer; and Albert Wittkopf, three-year trus- ee. The new officers will be installed Thursday night, April 26. Casler and Reese held their of- 'ices during the past year. Sigs- >ee replaces Harry Bartoa, who served as treasurer during the past year. Seneca Indians Defeat Gruver Seneca — The Seneca Indians tretched their winning record to hree as they downed the Gruver laseball team, 3-2, Thursday fternoon on the local diamond. Seneca held Gruver scoreless until the top of the 6th inning ,vhen they collected two runs on wo hits, which tied the score. Gruver was retired in order in he 7th inning arid Seneca scored he winning run on hits by Looft nd Hurlburt and a passed ball. Looft struck out 13 batsmen, llowed five hits and gave up hree walks. Hurlburt was be- ind the plate. 222 Tally For Woman Bowler Joyce Petersen cinched bowing honors for the week at arry's as she racked up a 222 ine which was one of the best of he present season. Other women over 160 included Vera Erpelding 169, 165, 170, D. Droessler 161, L. Furst 167, Ruby Murtha 172, B. Thuente 163, 182, Vtyrna Diekman 169, R. Wesley 66, June Winkel -162, Irma Dee Cook 168, Kay Voigt 184, 171 Elaine Vera 164, 192, A. Lytle 176, Lavonne Pittrhan 177, 176, F. Weise 169, Carol Godfredsen 177, Tree Planting By Izaak Walton* Two tree planting projects were accomplished this week by the Algona chapter of the Izaak Walton League. The first was Sunday, when about 250 pine and some 900 rose hedge plants were set out on the Max King property, 'southeast of Algona. The second was Monday afternoon, at the Leroy Smith farm, west of Algona. Planting was all on marginal lands, not tillable. Algona Kiwanians teamed *up the league rnembers in financing the effort. Bill Newland, Whittemore, league president, supervised the project with Frank Tellier, state conservation officer, and about 15. volunteers helped. Roy Lee Dies, Mason City Roy Lee, a former resident of Algona, was found dead this morning (Tuesday) near Mason City on a farm where he had been working. Details of his death are, not known at this time. He was found by his employer who went to look for him after he did not return for break- f a s t following the morning chores. George Lee, a brother of Algona, was called and he and his wife have gone to the farm today to make arrangements. Mr Lee had lived in and around Algona for a number of years doing farm work. Mayor Court Cases Mayor C. C. Shierk heard six cases in his court this week. An Algona man, John Hennessey, was fined $25' and costs for intoxication; Clement Reilly, Algona, was-eentenced to five days in jail on a vagrancy count; Allei\ B. 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