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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, May 1, 1956
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Old-Fashioned. Box For County Demos, May 2 'One of the first county-wide rallies of a political nature has been set for Wednesday, May 2, by the Kossuth Democratic' organization, with an old-fashioned rally and box social at Bancroft in,the Legiort Hall, starting'at 8 p.m. ...::.*,','-. '. i • . All candidates for office on the Democratic ticket, county, state and ' district, have' been invited. R. M. "Spike" Evans, candidate for the U. S. Senate, will be the main speaker of • the evening. Ladies: attending will bring a box lunch for auction. The 1956 campaign slogan of the Kossuth Democrats is "Help agriculture out of the fix in '56.'' A Democratic candidate for governor, Herschel C. Loveless of Ottumwa, was in Kossuth county last week, and arrived in the middle of a box social planning meeting held by party workers. In the above photo he is shown seated, with H. J\ McNertney, Bancroft, at the right. Standing, left to right, are Mrs Lerpy Schiltz, Bancroft, Mrs Ed Fitz-, gerald, Armstrong, Mrs Glee fiullock, Mrs Ralph Bonney and Mrs Pat Bradley, Burt, and Mr? Pat Berkness^ Armstrong. Loveless, who was the Democratic candidate for governor in 1952, asked to comment on the current campaign, said, "Well, I'm four .years older and 25 pounds heavier, but ready for anything." 46th . Mr- ahdh Mrs 1 'C. A. Geilenfeld Algbha, will observe their 40th WeddiHg anniversary- Sunday May 6, with'open house from 2 p.m. to 5 jp.m. All their friends arid neighbors are invited to visit themxan this special occasion, • ,,'.'.' Women's Fellowship The Women's Fellowship of the Congregational church Will meel Thursday, May 3 for a dessert luncheon at 1:15 o'clock. Hostesses will be Mrs. Richard Norton, Mrs L'. A. Copp and Mrs Claude Single 1 . Devotions will be giyeh' by Mrs Norton. ftorcas Society The Dorcas society of the First Lutheran church meets Thursday afternoon, May 3. Hostesses wil." be Mrs Wilbert Anderson, Mrs E. P.~- '\Frederickson, .Mrs Olivei MathSon, Mrs Arden Hpvey and Mrs' Raymond Gilbert. » Bridge 'Luncheon Hosts Mrs RicHard Burt, Mrs John Carroll," Mrs Jack Chrischilles Mrs John Gulp, Mrs Don Hem- mingseri, and Mrs Ted Herbs) gave a dessert luncheon anc bridge party Saturday at the Country Club. W.S.C.S. Installation New officers will be installed at the' meeting of the Methodist WSCS, Thursday afternoon, 'May 3, as follows; President, Mrs W. Q. McCullough; vice president, Mrs L. J. Reed; recording secretary, Mrs Clinton Lighter; treasurer, Mrs I Robert Williams, secretary of promotion, Mrs John Hayes; secretary of missionary education and service, Mrs Kenneth Medin; secretary of social relations and local church activities, Mrs Lloyd Muckey; secretary of work, Mrs Lawrence Hutzell; secretary of youth work, Mrs Kenneth Strahorn, secretary of children's work, Mrs, George Harris; secretary 01 spiritual 'life, Mrs, H. S- Montgomery; secretary of literature and: publications, Mrs L. L. Ritei; secretary of supply work, Mrs Leslie Huff; secretary of women, Mrs Chester Schoby; chairman of membership committee, Mrs Joe Tschetter; publicity and. printing, Mrs John McGuire and Mrs Theodore Hutchison. Wed, Little Brown Church Mrs Clara Pratt and Harolc Hobson were married Saturdaj afternoon at the Little Brown Church at Nashua, Iowa. Attending the' couple were Mrs Edgar Traeger, West Union and Henry Traeger, Sumner, sister- in-law and brother of the bride. Guests from this vicinity wert Mr and Mrs Lloyd Pratt, Mrs Harlun Sigsbee, Mrs R. B. Waller, Harriet Simons of Algona Mr and Mrs Merle Pratt, Fair mont, Minn, and Mr and Mr* Harold Schumaker of Whittemore. Dinner was served at a restaurant in Nashua following the ceremony. The bridegroom f o r m e r 1 > farmed in the Burt neighborhood and is now employed by the E. E Robinson Construction Co. M. and Mrs Hobson are at home ai 311 W. Nebraska street. Silver Wedding An open house will be held Sunday, May 6, from 2-4:30 p.m. at the home of Mr and Mrs Mtrlt Moore, H27 E. North street, Algona, in celebration of the 25th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Harry R. Barton. Al friends and'relatives aru invited to attend. Mr and Mrs Barton were married May 4, 1931 at Wesley. They have four children. They art Marilyn (Mrs Moore), Barbara and Ronald, Algona; and Joyce (Mrs. Walter Wood), Renwick. Newcomers Speaker Dick Everds will be guesl speaker at the Newcomers regular meeting to be held Thursday evening, May 3 at 7:30 in the American Legion club rooms. His topic will be "Europe and the Refugee Problem." Refreshments will be served at the close of the meeting by Mrs; M. H. Honsbruch, Mrs Jack Booth and Mrs Pat Stevens. All new residents of Algona are invited to attend. ' Attend Wedding Mr and Mrs Clayton Lammer* attended the wedding Sunday ol their niece Suzanne Henning tc Roger Burns, both of Minneapolis, Minn., at Sumner in St. John's Lutheran church. The ceremony was at 1:30 o'clock and was-folio wed by a reception at the Country Club. Cre$co Club Delegates The Cresco Mothers and Daughters club was represented at the Federated dub meeting at Burt Friday by Mrs Alice Clayton, Mrs. Ethel Morgan, Mrs Mary Miller, Mrs Ben Potter, Mrs Elmer Potter, Mrs Rose Potter, Mrs William Runchey, Mrs Wayne Smith of West Bend, and Mrs Douglas Wildin. Mrs Max Goldam of Titonkg was a speaker. Attend Convention A district convention of Royal Neighbors was held last week Tuesday at Emmetsburg. Those from here who attended the meeting and put on the memorial -•ites- were Joyce Foutz, Esther tielberg, Myra Ostrurn, Eva Potter, Elizabeth Post and Bertha Spear. Those who joined them for the evening meeting were Bernadine. Allen, Bea Baldwin, Zelba Brown, Golda Erickson, Audrey Frye, Leota Geigel, Atha Hardgrove, and- Bea , Lynk. A banquet was served at the K. P. hall at 5:30 o'clock. The Algona chapter received a sash award for being the first to i'each a given quota in insurance policies. The district meeting will be held in Algona in 1957 The next meeting of the local lodge will be May 9. Presbyterian Circles Circles of the Presbyterian Women's Organization will meet Thursday afternoon, May 3, -as follows: Circle A with Mrs Frank 3utts, assisted by Mrs Bert Ci'on- .tn and Mrs Paul Clark, program oy Mrs A. W. Amunson; Circle B with Mrs William Funk, program by Mrs Elmer Cook; Circle C with Mrs John Jennings assisted by Mrs Norris Rousseau, program by Mrs Oran Hudson; Cir- jle D with Mrs Olga Hott assisted by Mrs Wes Hardy, program by Mrs Henry Lund; Circle E with Mrs Lyle Mathes assisted by Mrs C. F. Specht, , program by Mrs R. S. Blossom. Birthday Pinner * Mr and Mrs Melvin Olson h:id as dinner guests Saturday evening Mr and Mrs Lou Hoover of Cbrwith, Mr and Mrs Bob Hoor ver of -Bi'itt, Mr and Mrs Ted Hoover of the Doan vicinity, Mr and Mrs Cliff Hoover of Burt, Mr and Mrs Harry Seeley of Whittemore, Mr and Mrs Tom Samson, Mr and Mrs Charles DeibleK and Ralph Archibald. The dinner was given in honor jf the birthday nf Mrs Olson. Z. D. A. Breakfast The C. D. of A. May breakfast will be held Sunday, May 6 fol- '.owing- the 8:30 mass. Members and their families are invited to attend. Women of the Catholic church will serve the monthly luncheon Thursday, May 3 beginning at 11:30 and serving till 1 o'clock. Chairladies are Mrs Don Bierstedt and Mrs Herbert Weydert Honors On Birthday Mrs Anna Presthus entertained her son-in-law and daughter Mr and Mrs Carol Lashbrook and little daughter Debbie and Mr and Mrs Jess Lashbrook at dinner Saturday evening. It Was a celebration of Debbie's birthday. Mr and Mrs Jess Lashbrook are the paternal grandparents. 2arol is attending the Hamilton business college at Mason City where the family is at home. Wedding Anniversary Mr and Mrs Eugene Muller entertained Mr and Mrs Harold Elbert, Mr and Mrs Leroy Elbert of Whittemore and Mr and Mrs Roy Elbert Sunday evening. The time was spent socially anc) the party was in celebration ot the wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Muller and also of Mr Muller's birthday, both aryiiver- anes being during the mid-week Mrs A. J. Eason was guest of her daughter Mrs Ervin Ogland of Eagle Grove at '& Mother Daughter banquet at Qoldfield last week Monday evening. Mr and Mrs Edward Nelson, formerly of Goldfield and now living at Newton gave an illustrated travelogue of their journey some 10.000 miles around the world. Mrs Nelson (Gladys) is a State representative. First, Baptist Women . ','• Women of the First Baptist church will meet Thursday afternoon, May' 3.. Mrs Clare Keith will give the .devotions. iastRitesAt Whittemore For Mrs McCreery Whittemore—Funeral services were held Thursday morning at St. Michael's Catholic 'church with a solemn High Mass at 9:30 for Mrs Libby" McCreery, 81. Rev William Veit officiated. Palbearers were Pat Cullin, Frank A Burke, Frank Foley, Robert Fleming, Frank Dogotch, and Maynard Roeber. Interment was at St. Michael's cemetery. , , Mrs McCreery was- born 'at Ottawa, 111., on July 1, 1875 and grew to womanhood in Illinois and was the daughter of the late Mr and' Mrs Charles Chalus who came to Iowa and settled in the vicinity of Clare. In August, 1898, she was united in marriage to John W. McCreery who had just recently graduated as a physician and started his'first practice in Pioneer. In 1900 Dr and Mrs McCreery came to Whittemore where they lived thereafter. They were the parents of two daughters, Ruth and Cathryn, Ruth died at the age of six years and 1 Cathryn at the age of 12. Dr. McCreery died Feb. 2, 1949. " She has been keeping up her home here with the help of Emma Roeber, who has been at the McCreery home for the past 39 years. On Friday morning, April 20, she suffered a strike and was taken to St. Ann hospital where she passed away on Monday morning, April 23, never regaining consciousness. She was also preceded in death by her parents and brothers and sisters. , She was a devout member ol St. Michael's parish and a member of the Rosary Society. Mr and Mrs Andrew Funk a/id Mr and Mrs Martin Ostwald attended the funeral of Mrs-Elizabeth Funk, mother of Mrs Martin Ostwald and Andrew Funk, last week Friday in Algona. Mr and Mrs Joe Schmitt, Mi and Mrs Earl Schmitt, and Mr? Agnes Pearce and Mr and Mrs Herman Kollasch of here attended the funeral of Mrs Carrie Wier, 83, held in the Assumption Catholic church in Emmetsburg. Wednesday morning. Mrs Wier died at her home in Emmetsburg, Sunday morning, April Tl and is survived by one son William who made his home with her and four sisters, Mrs John Meyer of Emmetsburg, Mrs Joe Schmitt and Mrs Agnes Pearce oi here and Anne Higgins of Chicago. Mr and Mrs Wier were former residents and farmed for many years northeast of Whittemore. Mr and Mrs George Meyer and Mr and Mrs Bert Seely were in Webster City last week Sunday to visit Gus Nissen, a brother of Mrs Meyer, who is a patient in the Webster City hospital. Mr and Mrs Harold Kuecker and son Jay and daughter Joyce of here and Mrs Bessie Walker of Algona visited at the homo of Mr and Mrs Delbert Walker and Mr and Mrs Harold Walker at Easton, Minn., Sunday. Mr and Mrs Erwin Bruhn, Mr and Mrs George Meyer of here, Mr and Mrs Harold Voigt, Rosella Voigt, Mr and Mrs Gerald YOUR BEST BUY ! JWORK i SHOES $.95 cork I E E I 1 I I 1 I • Seamless uppers — corn: • soles -^ Goodyear Welt — 1 _ reian — treated to resist _ I aci<Jl I •DIAMOND'S; SURPLUS! Algona (la.) Upper Oes Motnis-'S May 1 Olloni and Mr and Mrs Leahdor Sienier of Algona were Suhday evening visitors at the home. Of Mr and Mrs Herman Voigt. Mr and Mrs Em il Bierstedt, of Fenton, accompanied byf Mrs Dora Faulstich of here and Mi and Mrs Fred Meyer of -Algomi visited with Mr and Mrs James Meyer in Mason City Sunday* Mr and Mrs Arthur Heldert- with and Dorothy Rosendahl and Children of here and Mr and Mrs Gerald Ollom of Algtiha were, Saturday evening .visitors with RoselJa Voigt in Algona. The immediate family of Mr and Mrs William Roeber helped their father; .William Roe.tter celebrate his birthday last .w'eoW Sunday evening. Present Werfc Mr and Mrs Lester Baas 'find family, Mr and Mrs Wilbur Hoe^ ber and family, Mr and Mrs May' rtard Roeber and family and Mi; and Mrs Melvin Roeber arid son .David. A number of relatives and friends of Mr and Mrs Edwin Gade gathered at their home Wednesday evening to celebrate Mr Cade's birthday. Pressni were Mr and Mrs Richard Strueckdr, Mr and Mrs Henry Killian and Mr and Mrs>Mikt Bonnsterter and Mr and Mrs Werner Gade of West Bend; -Mr and Mrs George Gade and son Gary of Irvington; Mr and Mrs' Paul Meyer and daughter.nanda of Ottosen. . ' ".'', ;Mr and Mrs Arthur Heidenwith visited with Mr' and Mr> Henry Kueck at .Lone Rock last week M'onday afternoon and evening, t . Mr and Mrs .Edward Bushes fcld k moved here- from Emmetsburg last week , Saturday to '• the McCreery tenant house: Mi Bjsherfeld is'employed With,, the Tri-Courity Drying -Plant.- -X 1 •; UDM Want Ads Pay Dividend) ALL THIS WEEK Register For FREE RECORD PLAYER No Purchase Necessary Drawing Saturday Honsbruch Only MOZ-AU has the VICIOUS CUTTING EFFICIENCY, necess* ary for clearing heavy brush, weeds, fence rows. 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