The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 24, 1956 · Page 28
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Mr and Mrs Arthur Krause h»d as visitor Friday the former's sister Emma Krause of LuVerne. Mr and Mrs Tom McGraw w*f e visited over the weekend by Mr and Mrs John Fuller of Amboy, Minn. Mrs Wilrha Kuhlmann and daughters Helen and Mrs Carl Grisham spent Saturday at Fort Dodge with friends. Perry St. John and Larry Kueck played for the sports dance Friday night, and at trie Home show Saturday afternoon and evening, Mrs Beriha Pcmmcr .went to Woden Thursday to attend a meeting. of the Homemakers club at the home of her daughter, Mrs Gerert DC Waard. Mr and Mrs Gene Hood, Mr and Mrs W. J. Hood and Mrs Coleen Barry were visited las' week by Genets mother, Mrs Floyd Hood of Fort Dodge. Evelyn Johnson, fourth grado teacher at the Bryant, was visited over the weekend by her niece and nephew, Ruth and Roger Gelhaus of Sutherland and Elaine Johnson and Lavonne Booton of Coon Rapids. Mrs Florence Macumber, mother of C. G. Macumber, has returned from a trip with her sister, Mrs Hattie Moore, of Waterloo, which took them to many places in the south. At Baton Rogue they visited Mr -and Mrs Leo T. Jackson. Mrs Moore and Jean Marie, daughter of Mr and Mrs Irwin Malueg, celebrated her eighth -birthday Friday and had an after school party at which the guests were Arli's Ackerman, Linda Cooper, Cheryl Kalahaar, Joy Meyer and Linda Sparks. Games were played and '• refreshments served. Mr and Mrs W. A. Dullon have as guest the latter's sister, Mrs Clara Wilde, of Southgate, Cal. She has also been at Toledo, her former home, visiting friends and transacting business. She came Thursday and will make an extended visit here. Mr Dutton is slowly improving from a recent Mr and Mr« E. C. MeMah6h drove to fcstherville and the Okor bojis Sunday. 1 At Estherville they visited Mrs McMahon's brother, Father Duhigg. Mr and Mrs John Romer were visited over the weekend by Mrs Alma Doan and Warren Doan of St. Paul, Minn. They are cousins of Mrs Romer. e Mr and Mrs George Larson had as guests one day last week the latter's sister and her daughter, Mrs Bernard O'Brien of Whittemore and Mrs 'Robert Mousel of Webster City. and Mrs Gene Hdod were visited, last week by the latter's niece and husband, Mr and Mrs Clifford Norris of Des Moines. Mrs Norris is the former Mary Darlene Connor. Mr and Mrs John McEnroe recently returned from St. Paul where they visited their son and daughter-in-law; Mr and Mrs Pat McEnroe, to whom a daughter Julie Ann was recently born. Mr and Mrs Arthur Krause recently returned from Milwaukee where they visited the latter's brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs Stanley Strand and at Mon- mou.th, 111., where they visited Mrs Krause's uncle, William Tuby. Frank Simmons and his son Charles of St. Paul, Minn,, called on Evelyn Cady and Frank's grandmother, Mrs George Simmons and other relatives Saturday afternoon. The family has lived at Fairmont, Minn«, many years but Frank was transferred to St. Paul a few months ago. Mr and Mrs Frank Siebritz and son Paul drove to Mason City Sunday to visit Sister Mary Theresa, the former Rosemary Coleman, daughter of Mrs Stebritz. They also spent some time with Mr and Mrs Glen Thornton, brother-in-law and sister of Mr Ste- britz. Mrs Minnie sickness. Don Schaap, son of Dr. . and Mrs C. D. Schaap, E. Kennedy, was the escort for one of the cadet honorary lieutenants at the annual military ball, the highlighting social event of the school year at Komper Military School year. Boonvillc, Mo. His date, Mjss P_at Loosem, Okarchc, Okla., was cwnmissionetbone of the S3 honorary lieutenants before an audience of about 1000 persons. The military ball- was held in conjunction with Kemper's annual Parents' pay with some 600 out-of-town visitors on the campus. Mf* Maili* Larson w« tl«H*<! Wednesday by her daughter ahd daughter-in-law, Mrs Agnes.,Wat- nam and Mrs Roy Larson of Spencer. s Mr and Mrs Waller Heerdt were visited over the weeken'd-by the latter's brother and sister-in- law, Mr and Mrs Kenneth Bollin of Manchester. Mr* Nell McCall wad visited from F-riday till Sunday by her son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mfs James Griffith and son John of Des Moines. r Mrs Bertha DeUman accompanied Mrs Eva Bfowh of Errt- metsburg and Mrs Peterson of Estherville to, Des Moines to attend special church: services Sunday. Mr and Mrs Clark. Orton were visited Sunday by their son Dennis and friends, Mr and Mrs Richard Grant Who had brought him here from Omaha, Neb., for the day. Charles Lawson and children Coleen, Eileen and Lee and Wava Woodward drove to Corwith Sunday to visit Mr Lawson's cousin and wife, Mr and Mrs Lyle ~ ley and family. Wava Woodward and Charles Lawson were visited Sunday by the former's brother and sister- in-law, Mr and 'Mrs Fldyd H. Woodward and Mrs Austa Gorley of Mason City. Mr and Mrs T. J. Fisher accompanied Ray and Betty Fisher to Rochester last week Saturday to see Earl Smith and his wife of Rock Rapids. The former had surgery at the hospital there. Mr and Mrs J. F. Milder arc being visited this week by the former's sister, Margaret Milder, of Davenport. They were also visited over the weekend by Mrs Gordon Dapper of Fort Dodge!. The Rev. John Kain recently attended a State meeting of Regular Baptist churches at Waverly. There will be a conference of the teachers staff of the Omaha Bible Institute held here May 11, 12 and 13. Mrs Mattie McWhorter was visited over the weekend by Mrs Irene Gilmore of Clear Lake, Mrs Gilmore came over with Delores Woito who went on to Fort Dodge to attend a school meeting. Miss Woito teaches in the Mason City schools. Mr and Mrs Everett Richardson were dinner guests Sunday of the latter's nephew and wife, Mr and Mrs Orville Hurlburt at Corwith. Other guests were Mrs Richardson's father" and brother and sister-in-law, Orrie Hurlburl and Mr and Mrs Don Hurlburt ot Fenton. Mr and Mrs Arthur Kiecker had as dinner guests Sunday the latter's brother-in-law and sister Mr-and Mrs Kenpeth Olson, o Courtland, Minn., sister, Mrs children of Norwood, Anna Wilking of Nicollette, Minn., brother Clarence Meyer oi Anderson and Abel I Courtland and niece, Mrs Marlys To Wed May 11 Matern ' and her sister, Mrs Isabel Thilges who makes her home here with her vvere visited a few days by other sisters, Mrs Henry Braun of St. Cloud, Minn., and Mrs Etta McCollin of Minneapolis. Other guests were Mrs Matern's daughter Arlene, of Minneapolis, and daughter-^n-law, Mi's Mike Matern and Minn. A. . M. Behrends arrived home late Fri- Mr and Mrs Francis Fries, Algona, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Myrna, to Wayne Wiese, son of Mr and Mrs" Don Wiese of Algona. Wayne is associated with Western Buyers. The wedding will take place at St. Cecelia's Catholic church, May 11, at 9:30 a.m. Baptismal ftiles Baptismal rites were held last week Sunday in St. Cecelia's Catholic church for Shannon Ann, daughter ot Mr and Mrs Robert Ik-inan, Marilyn Fay, daughter of Mr and 'Mrs Raymond Miller, Roger Henry, son of Mr .and Mrs Raymond Mueller, Kevin Thomas, son of Mr and Mrs Edward Ruhnke, John Paul, sort of Mr and Mrs Paul Thilges, and Timothy John, son of Mr and Mrs Eugene Zittritsch. Slumber Party Hostess Mary Jean Hood, daughter of Mr and Mrs Gene Hood, was hostess at a theater party Friday t'vening followed by a slumber paity. lunch and breakfast at the Ambrose Call State park Saturday morning. Guests were Mary tind Theresa Bradley, Carol Hynn, Agnes Elbert, Marjprie Goecke, Charlene LaBarre, Susan Nitchals, Darlene Wcydert, and Grelchen Zender. The festivities v ere in honor of Mary Jean's 13th birthday. Ida M. Harris Services, Wesley Last rites for Mrs Ida M. Harris, 81, resident of Wesley for the past five years, were held in the Wesley Methodist church Sunday at 2 p.m. Rev. Frank Webb officiated at the services and burial was in Riverview cemetery, Algona. McCullough's Funeral Chapel, Algona, was in charge of arrangements. Mrs Harris died at Pocahontas Thursday. Ida May, daughter of John M. and Mary Keith Wince, was born at Swygert, 111. June 9, 1874. She was later married to John W. Harris. He preceded her in death in- 1933. Mrs Harris was a long- lime member of the Methodist church, Bible Searchers Sunday School class and W. S. C. S, She is survived by four daughters and two sons. They are Florence (Mrs Lawrence Hansen), Wesley; Hazel (Mrs Homer Anderson), Lake Park' Marie (Mrs W. M. Giddings), Kerman, Cal.; Mary (Mrs C. A. Jenks), Long Beach, Cal.; C. fcldon Harris, Elmhurst, 111.; and Everett Harris, Estherville. Pallbearers at the funeral were Raymond Hansen, Theron Hansen, Gordon Giddings, Lawrence Fox, Charles Nygaard and Luther Nygaard. ^ Tuesday, April 24, 1956 MgoriG (fa.) Upp*f D«* Algona Women Bowl, State Meet Ten women from the Algona Bowling Association went to Bet- the weekend to state tournament. tendorf over bowl in the Two of the women, Vera F.rpeld- ing and Irene Hanig, bowled a hot scries of 1036 in the doubles event to place them in second position, in the Class B division. Others attending were Valeria Briggs. Jeri McKean and Frances Weise to complete Van's Cafe team and Bertha Thuente, Ruby Murtha, Jackie Laing, Hattie Robinson and Mary Lytle of Thu- ente's team. Bill's Standard of Wesley also bowled in the tournament earlier in the season. TO AUCTION FARM An improved 320-acre .Kossuth county farm, located 1 mi. norpi and 4 ¥2 mi. east of LuVerne, will be sold at public auction on Saturday, May 19, beginning at 2:00 p.m. The farm will be sold either as a half-section or as two separ- ate quarters, with 9-room house and tenant house and farm buildings also being sold with tract. Owners are Orville Anderson, Mrs Arthur Carlson, Mrs Got). Wolf, and Mrs Elmer Kubly. G. D. Shunuvay will act as clerk and fiudioneers will be Yu.ngebcrg & Quinn. Land agents may file bids prior to sale. The Hin Grande and the Niagara Rivers form national boundaries of the U.S. Wanted Builder Dealer KOZY Homes Kozy Mfg. Go., Exira, Iowa day r evening from Sioux City, where they were in at- temlance at the national»*Izaak Walton convention. A. M. Anderson also attended the funeral 01 his uncle, Lawrence Anderson, at Albert- Lea recently, who succumbed in a tire at Buffalo, N. Y. Mrs Macumber came Sunday from Waterloo, to spend the day. Sharp's Jewelry Presents-. The Ultimate in Graduation Gifts The Ultimate in Watch Values! DOLLY MADISON MISS AMERICA 17 jewels, unbreakable mainspring, expansion bracelet. J35T5 21 Jewels, unbreakable mainspring. BUI-OVA TV SPECIALS LEXINGTON 21 jewels, expansion band. H950 SENATOR 17 jewels, shock resistant, unbrcaVable lifetime mainspring, luxury expansion band Dahlman of New \!lm, Minn. A group of nurses went to Adams,. Minn.,. Sunday. ta,;spe3jd. thtr day-with Mr i and''Mr3 (;f WH- bur Voas. Mrs Voas is the former Martha Veedprn, former nurse at St. Ann hospital. Those in attendance were Mr and Mrs Hubert Schoby, Dean Olson, Gertie Oetkin, Elnora Dobbins and Ellen Carlson. Mr and Mrs T. J. Fisher and their son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Elmer Lowman of Laurens drove to Stacyville, Sunday, to visit the Fisher's son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs Jack Fisher and family. They are being visited this week by another son and daughter-in-law. Mr and Mrs Con Fisher, of Sioux City. City Grader In Runaway Crash Algona police investigated two accidents in the city during the sveek-end. The first was a 'minor mishap Saturday morning on State street. It involved ears driven by Myrtle Jordan, LuVerne, who was backing out from the curb, and Mrs Lawrence Riedel, Algona. An estimated $59 damage resulted to the right front fender of the Riedel auto. A city street department grader was involved in the second accident Monday morning. The grader had been parked with the brakes set in front of the street shed, but decided to take off on its own. It glided down the fy'ade into an auto owned by Raymond W. Met/.en Jr., city employee, and his auto in turn hit one owned by Albert Pergande. Damage to the Metzcn car was severe Baptismal Dinner Roger Henry, infant son of Mi and Mrs Ray Muller of Wesley, was baptized Sunday, April 15, at St. Cecelia's Church in Algona by Monsignor P. P. Gearen. Sponsors were his aunt and uncle, Mrs Marvin Eischen ahd Henry Pfeffer of St. Benedict. .Roger was boni at St. Ann, hospital April '2. . . Dinner and supper guests honoring the baptism were Mr and Mrs Pete Muller of Whittemore, Mrs Mike Pfeffer and son, John, Toni Tucker of Algona, Mr and Mrs Henry Pfeffer, Mr and Mrs Marvin Eischen and family of St. Benedict; Mr and Mrs Laurence Pfeffer and son Loren of Clear Lake. Afternoon visitors were Mr and Mrs Francis Pfeffer and family, Mrs W. J. Green of Wes- iey, Mrs Jerry McCurry and son Bobbie of Humboldt. Family Birthday Dinner A family dinner was held Sunday at Mr and Mrs John Gisch's in celebration of the birthday of Mrs Gisch's' mother, Mrs Frank Mescher of Bancroft. Others in attendance were her husband, Mr and Mrs Richard Mescher, Mr and Mrs Glen McCleish, Mr and Mr$, rDeah, KienHz .of^ Bancroft, and Mr^ancTMB Walter Mescher ahd the respective families. During the afternoon the honoree had a phone call from her daughter, Mrs Wallace 'Johnson of Party For Visitor Mrs Minnie Matern gave a party Wednesday evening in honor of her sisters, Mrs I-Ienrv Braun of St. Cloud, Minn., and Mrs Etta McCollim o[ Minneapolis, Minn. Other guests Were Mrs Hortense Ferguson, Mrs Clara Pompe, Mrs M. H. McEnroe. Mrs J. T. Roberts, Mrs Lydia Wetzel and Mrs Isabel Thiles. Canasta was played and high and low score prizes were won by Mrs Pompe and Mrs Thilges. A House Warming Mrs Duane Logues was given house - warming Wednesday morning by Mrs Perry Bya«), Mrs James Egli, Mrs Kenneth Geilenfeld, Mrs Henry Geilenfeld and Mrs H. M. Kne'cht. The Logues have moved to the home of the late, Mrs Alma Nelson at 422 East Oak st. which they purchased sometime ago. Maryland. She is the Dorothy Mescher well remembered and here. former will be Stork Shower Sunday Mrs Ross Calhoun, Mrs Emma Hagg, Mrs Lucille Johnson, Mrs Kenneth Seely, Mrs Marvin Calhoun, Mrs Wilbur Christiansen, Titonka and Mrs Harold Sorensen, LuVerne, entertained a stork shower Sunday at the home of Mrs Kenneth Seely. Mrs Donald Johnson was honwee and 30 of her relatives were guests. She was the recipient of many lovely gifts. The 'entertainment and lunch was curried out in the theme of the "blessed event." Hostess Al Luncheon Susan Kelley, daughter of Dr. and Mrs N. J. Kelley was Decently home a few days from Ames where she is a student at the Iowa State College. During that time she had as luncheon guest.- former classmate Mrs John Kern, of I'ocahonUts, % Mrs Kern's nio- thei, Mrs G. O. Nelson, <ff D-••. Moines, and another classmate. Ruth Hoyman of Fargo, N. D. Guests At LuVerne Mr and Mrs Earl LeglcT and childrun were guests Sunday o! the former's brother and sister- in-law, Mi- und Mrs Ray LogK.T at LuVerne. A family dinner was held honoring the 7th birthday of the son, Dennis Ray. Visit In St. Paul Mr and Mi's Andrew Reding spent the weekend in St. Paul, visiting their daughter, Lonita. Sunday, Mr Reding was honored at the annual Father-Daughter banquet, given in honor of all the fathers of the Junior class, Lonita is a Junior at the College of St. Catherine. To Wed June 10 Announcement is made of the engagement and forthcoming marriage of Miss Carol Janice Collins, daughter of Mr and Mrs •Perry Collins of Algona, to .F.lpjyd. Jerome Hutzell, son of Mr and Mrs Roy Hutzell, also of Algona. The wedding will take place on June 10 at Algona Methodist church. To Attend Meeting Mrs N. J. Kelley, Mrs L. E. Linnan, Kathleen McEnroe and Mrs W. F. Hamstreet, of Burt are going to Des Moines Thursday to attend a hospital auxiliary meeting. Mrs Kelley and Mrs Hamstreet are delegates and a work shop will be attended by the group. Tenth Birthday Mrs G. W. Naylor entertained fourteen boys and girls at a birthday party Tuesday, April 17, for Gary, who was ten years old. Games were played and refreshments served assisted by Judy Naylor. Moose Pol Luck There will be a pot luck dinner for. all members of the Algona Moose Lodge at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at the lodge hall. Everyone planning to attend should briir.; a covered dish. Name 11, City's Plan Commission Algona's newly-formed,, planning and zoning commission held its organizational meeting at the city hall last night, Monday, April .' New members, appointed by the mayor and council, are Clayton Percival, Mrs-Dick Burt, Max Bartholomew and Everett Baldus. They will serve with Veda Murlagh, Marion Will,' Lloyd Robinson, Phil Kohlhaas, L. E. Hovey, Bill Finn and George Se- irit, the seven members of the former zoning commission, on the new board. The 11 members plan to revamp the present fire zone ordinance and will study ^establishment of a building code foil the city. The Pacific Building Code, developed by universities on the west coast, and considered one of the finest in the country, will be studied thoroughly for possible usage .here. This code has been aclooted by many cities in the U. S. Lyle Malhes is a new member of the board of adjustment. He has been appointed to fill the vacancy created when N. B. Best resigned recently. Roger Didriksen Honored, I.S.C. An Algonan, Roger A. Didriksen, son of Mr and Mrs Tony Did- •fiksen, 522 South Jones St., was one of 157 alumni, faculty member^, graduate students and seniors initialed into the Iowa State College chapter of Gamma Sigma Delta, honor society of agriculture last night. April 23. Didriksen is u graduate student assistant in economic entomology at Iowa Stale. He received his B, S. degree in zoology in June, 1955 at the Cyclone school. He received his membership in the society for research or advanced study in agriculture. • • • DIAMOND'S DOES IT AGAIN! 3 • LESS THAN WHOLESALE! i And No Trade-In Nesded — Just Come & Buy M See our complete Se/ecf/on pf fine Graduof/on G/'ffs &S&6&' • RONSON • ¥?w vs*<v*ra«r% «*ujk«rw»e* H ELECTRIC SHAVERS 4*44 • • • • • • • i DIAMOND'S • NATIONALLY - ADVERTISED AT $22.50 RONSON Electric Shaver complete with cord in handsome cowhide case. Complete factory guarantee. Brand-new merchandise. This is less than wholesale price! NATIONALLY - ADVERTISED AT $26.50 RONSON "Trip Kit" includes: Electric shaver, cord- file. comb, mirror, toothpaste. toothbrush, mirror — all in handsome cowhide case. Complete factory guarantee. For Graduation, Confirmation, Fathers Day Gifts Honored At Shower Member-, of the Regular Baptist church gave a miscellaneous shower last week Tuesday evening in the social rooms i>[ tlie church f.jr Mr and Mrs Earl Los.s. At Silver Wedding Mr and Mrs DUMIH- Lugue attended '.hi' .silver wedding anniversary Saturday at the I.oils "Creek church parlors tor Mr and Mr* William BuetU-lier. Memberships Up In Concert Ass'n i At a meeting last night at the Episcopal church, worki rs fur the rvi»sulh Cunreit A^ucialion reported a very large percentage ut ihe old members, have renewed fur next yeai . Solicitation of new meinljei.> i.-. now uiuler way. The drive close.-- at noon on Saturday. I 'j'WLTlt> llV'e MlllH'lllS iiulli the i local school.-- are suliieiing members till.- \\eek. The stiident> who are woi king I are a.- lnll<>w>' Kli/.aKth Brewer, IL;,n> Piall, Jack William:,, Bill Bartielt, Sharon Smith. John Sfhutlei. Ji.. Dale MeBride. Dai- I i-t la ijunl<ol.-.i-:e. Gieti hen Zender. .Wai\ Bradlev. Marv Jean Hood, PahicKi Bi;-i!ley. Hetty Hi ay. Falls B:ay, Denni.- LichU-i, Daniel Glasei. Joyce Huenhoiri, Murian- na Sleele. Bai bai u Biirlk-lt, Beverly .JohiiMin, Kaien All. Robbie Hutehii.s, 1) a i 1 e n e Sko^sti oin, SJiaroi, 1'ouei and Connie Pi iebe. Alii Teniplelon booking' 1.11 confirmed ior next sea-! In i |jro'-,!-a:ri.~ will be cho.-- 1i'.. mejn'i.-i ; :• at a meeting held iiixt SaUiiUay L.Uer- i;. At ica.-t three programs will and jjossibiy more. ' 2 Crashes But Nobody Injured Drivers of two vehicles miraculously escaped injury over the weekend in motor mishaps. Friday evening, Ronald L. Schwartz of Lakota massed a curve on a county road in Ramsey twp. His machine, a 1954 Ford, took out a section of fence, and a telephone pole,- and the vehicle was considered a total loss. Saturday morning, John W Nowcomb of Roll'e, driving a panel pickup for Beckrtrd's Hatchery of Rolfe, lost control of the vehicle on gravel in Whittemore twp. Estimated car damage was $1,000 and some chicks were lost. Slide Highway Patrolman Dale. 1 McBride investigated both accidents. Annual Pet Parade The annual "Pet Parade" sponsored by the Algona Chamber of Commerce', wil be- held Saturday morning, starting at 9:4!) a.m. Iri.m the High School Annex, proceeding down State St. to the lire station, where veterinarians will be on hand to innnrulaK- every dog against rabies, at a »pL-L-ial reduced price. Theiv will bo a host of prixes in various eiassitieations. A complete selection of cotton and linen TALL dresses for summer, sizes 10-18. Will fit girls from 5' 7" to 6' 3" TALL. 9.95 - 16.95. Also TALL Skirts sizes 10-18 - only $6.95. •| TF&aBB "I "I "I Cnriscnilles A - ^_. MAKE YOUR HOME SPARKLE" WITH NEW BEAUTY with -Yentaire VENTILATED ALUMINUM AWNINGS Custom Made to Fit Your Home You get perfect fitting awnings for your •windows and doors because we- (ul<e the ineitsurcmc'ius and make them to fit. You have a choice of architecturally correct styles and a wide selection of colors. Let us estimate the cost of VfcNTAlUE awnings for your home, without ohlijjo'ion. 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