The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 8, 1956 · Page 19
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 19

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, May 8, 1956
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4~AfjjSria (la,) Upper D«s Mdlnai Tu*»day, May 8, SPEAKING A Gift Of Distinction On Mother's Day ISAM ELECTRICAL GIFT An electrical gifl is a gift of distinction for Mother. It lasts. It's handsome. And it's warmly appreciated. It can be big or small. There's a wide selection at your dealer's — from electric coffee makers to electric ranges, from electric dryers to home freezers. Make your gift to Mom next Sunday an electrical gift — a gift of distinction. Algona Municipal Utilities Phone 47 or 63 - Algona, Iowa MS. Even When The Weather's Dry . . ITPAYSTQ FERTILllEl This is a "dry" spring and many farmers are delaying their fertilizer program this year "until we get rain." THIS IS A MISTAKE Fertilizer applied NOW is your best hedge against loss in yield during a dry growing season - regardless of whether or no) you have moisture at this time. Actual records prove it. Here are the Facts: In 1955. a test at Iowa State College showed the following results; Corn (no fertilizer) 43.8 bu. per acre Corn (40 Ibs. Nitrogen) 73.8 bu. per acre Corn (80 Ibs. Nitrogen) 83.9 bu. per acre In 1953, also a dry year, farmers who fertilized were able to get 60-bushel yields. Farmers who did not fertilize often had to settle for as little as 20 bushels per CUT YOUR FERTILIZER COSTS ! Buy From Your Eagle Grove Plant! Your co-op, and the Consumers Cooperative Association fertilizer plant in Eagle Grove can supply you with the Mixed Fertilizer of the right formulation for your requirements. Buy through your co-op and get the important savings through patronage refunds that cut your costs and "ease the squeeze." For Information About Fertilizer See Your Co-op or Call or Come In CONSUMERS COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATION . FERTILIZER PIANT EAGLE GROVE, IOWA Wesley Junior, Senior Prom Held May 1 Wesley — The annual Junior- Senior banquet was held Tuesday evening, May 1 In the St. Joseph parish hall with a "Circus Theme." The meal was prepared by mothers of the Juniors and served by four sophomores in circus costumes. They were Bill Rockwood, Jim Reising, Marilyn Harr and Jean Price. Marilys Goetz was ring master; and the program was "Inside the Sage" by Kermit Studer; Circus tunes by girls sextet, Clowns for fun, Mary Lou Hanig and Earl Goetz; Under the Big Top by Rosalie Reiling and Mary Cruise; Pulling the Stakes by Supt Chas. Mullin. The Senior Class officers are Kermit Studer, president; Craig Loebig, vice president; Paul Froehiich, secretary and Helen Kleinpeter, sponsors. Other members are Janice Vitzthum, Charlotte Wise, Jo Anne Hollister, Mary Cruise, Mary Olson, Julia Raney, Ellen Root, Joan Kay Studer, Ida Mae Kutchara, Dick Robinson, Sharon Harr, William Hanig, Carrie Engen, Marya Nygaard and Rosalee Reising. Junior Class officers are Marlys Goetz, president; Grace Gcetz, vice president; Patsy Becker, secretary; Mary Mullin, sponsor. Others are Sharlene Downs, Joan .Krieps, Earl Goetz, Tom Root, Bob Becker, William Erdman, Mary Lou Hanig, Beverly Penning, Kay Goetz, Billy Price, Edward Otis and Sharlene Martin. They all attended the Prom in the school gym after the banquet. Music was furnished by tne Bobby Griggs orchestra of Mason City. Going To Boys Siale •At the meeting of the American Legion Tuesday evening fiarl Goetz was chosen to attend Boys State in June. He is a son of Mr and Mrs Philip Goetz and a Junior in the public school. He is also the efficient part time assistant in the Walker grocery store and a news boy. anniversary. • Mft LizzirQoetr ^tfs a Pa tieh in th* Brit! hospital- »V»ral daft last W6<3ki ' '-;•**' : "'. v • Mr and Mfs R. &. fiftuar were . honored oft , their" weddifU Auxiliary Meeting The American Legion Auxiliary met Thursday evening, May 3 with Edna Flom, pre^idem, presiding. They voted to give one dollar to the Salvation Army drive. Mrs Flom appointed'' anniversary "Sunday,.-; April 20, ai a turkey dinner at IKe home o] their daughter, Mf» George Wellik in Bntt. Also, present werq Bill Bauer and Mr and Mrs John Bauer and family all of Wesley, Bernard Efditiari of Ce.daf Rapids has been at the parental Paul Erdman home and at the Alfred Erdman home lately. He is salesman for a school supply Co. and is working toWns in tms area. He visited' his brother Lowell at Decorah Thursday. Mr and Mrs Albert Lickteig and Mr and Mrs Vincent Eisenbacher went to Sumner Friday morning to attend the first mass of the women's coUsftt Robert Smith who was bMalrted .Thursday. The Milwaukee depot Is being repaired and redecorated. -The' east freight room is being re'- moved and an oil heating system nstalled. Otto Henderson is station agent. Bob Little of Clear, Lake, has organized a class in accordion music and gives lessons in the Methodist church. Earl Robinson plans to reenlist in the air forcci soon. He s employed at the Farmers Co- Operative Creamery Co. Mr and Mrs Luther Nygaard and Mr and. Mrs Charles Nygaard, Mr and Mrs George Detmering, Gordon ' Giddings and Theron Hansen went to Minneapolis, Minn., May 2 to attend general conference of the Methodist leaders. Mr and Mrs Howard Walker of Dexter and his mother, Mrs Alice Walker spent Sunday, Apr. 29 with his sister, Mrs H. E. Hemmingsen and her husband. Mrs Walker remained for several weeks visit in the Hemmingsen home. . • Wesley Township Farm Bureau met Tuesday May 1 in the Center school. Thirty-five attended. The lesson on recreation and hobbies was given by . four men. Cliff Carlson was chairman. Wm Dau, Algona, showed fishing films taken in Cuba and Florida. Ivan Johnson showed leather working tools and products. Lester Blain showed his unusual stamp collection and gave a talk. Rev. F. A. \vebb was called to Cleveland, Ohio, Tuesday, May 1 by the serious illness 01 a sister, Mrs Rosetta Atkinson, 'who had suffered a stroke and was hospitalized. S/Sgt. Robert Genung, on Marine maneuvers in Puerto Rico for three months, was promoted recently to an office job in Washington, D. C. He was flown home, Ajter a 30-day furlough he and his wife, the tormer Snirley Hansen and two children will Which honored 17th birthday. Philip Swan's Mr and Mrs E. N. Kalophlastos and family were April 29. weekend guests at the parental, George Vitzthum home. : Other Sunday guests were Mr and Mrs T6ffl Vitzthum of Laurens. Mrs Harold Eischen and Mrs Leo Goetz were servers at the meeting of the Catholic Missionary Society Wednesday . afternoon. The next meeting will be on Wednesday afternoon, May 23 Gary Lyons of St. Paul visited his grandparents, Mr and Mrs Ed Hildfnan Wednesday. He had visited the George Scuffhams and the Robert. Kains at Algona. He was recently dis- Cnarged from army service. Mr and Mrs Kain were Wednesday iinner guests at the parental 3d Hildman home. Portland Club Picnic Set Portland — The Four Corner Social Club of Portland met last Tuesday afternoon at the home of Mrs Earl Zwicfel with Mrs W. J. Stewart assisting hostess. About ten members answered Toll Call and one guest, Mrs" Jessie Jain, It was decided that the club would have its annual picnic, Tuesday evening, June 5th at the Portland Community.Hall, each bringing a hot covered, dish and dessert. There will be no meetings in July and August. The September meeting will be at the home of Mrs Donald Ringsdorf with Mrs Victor Fitch assistant hostess. Mr and Mrs Tom Trenary anc Ray Smith of Wesley attended the 25th wedding anniversary o: Mr and Mrs Henry, Miller o. Graettinger, a week ago Sunday. Mrs Miller is a cousin of Mrs Trenary and Mr Smith. Circle A of .the Presbyterian Church of Burt met Wednesday afternoon, May 2, at the home of Mrs Victor Fitch. Mrs Cora Stow of Burt spent Thursday at the Bernard and Charles Phelps home. Mr and Mrs Edmund Larsen and Beverly were Friday supper guests at the Otto Harlan home. Other guests were the Quintin Bjustroms, Arie Dittmers and guests of honor, Mr and Mrs Lester Mitchell and son Norman of Chicago. Saturday the Harlans, Bjustroms, Dittmers and Mit- chells were dinner guests at the Larsen home. Mr and Mrs Mitchell and son left for home Sunday mofning. Mr and Mrs Tom Trenary and Kerineth and Mr and Mrs Hat- old Becker visited Sunday afternoon at the Bill Trenary home Mrs Franz Teeter, Mrs Edmund Larsen, Mrs Ray Fitch and Mrs Victor Fitch, all of Portland, attended the Mother's Day Tea at the Doan Methodist Church Frl* day afternoon, May 4. Mrs Ray Fitch went-to Algona Wednesday •• morning.whefe she met her daughter, _"Hazel", Mrs Jesse Schmidt of RuthVen, Mrs- Mae Raney of Algona, also accompanied them to LuVerne where they visited another daughter "Myrtle", Mrs Forbus Stiltz and in the afternoon they all went to visit "Florence" move to Washington. Mr and Mrs Ciair Robirison ol days Myrtle Lease, Rosalie Aine and Minnie Studer on the nominating committee. ..The annuar election LDes Melnes snent" will-Be /held W'theVJiiSe ."rtJifft We-SttyVovePthe" meeting. Mary Rockwood and Viola btuder wil be hostesses at that meeting. The attendance prize was won by Lorraine Goetz. Following the business meeting court vvhisi was played. Rita ana Helen Youngwirth served a lunch. Win Singing Honors Paul i*,d Pfeffer, younger son of Dr. and Mrs L. L. Pt'etier and Douglas Downs, only son of Mr and Mrs Ed Downs were among winners at the "Pathway to Fame" contest held in the High school at Algona Tuesday eve- ung, May 1. Paul and Douglas appeared ovc;.- KQl'V, *ort Dodge Saturday evening at 7:30. i'hey sang. Mrs Downs was their accompanist. Paut is an 8th grader in St. Joseph's Parochial school and Douglas is a Ireshman in tne public school. C.D.A. Election Held The C. D. A. met Wednesday evening, May 2. Mary Bode, Grand Kegent, attended the State convention in Iowa City over the weekend. The election of officers was held. Maud Studer was elected Grand Regent; Minnie Bleich, Vive Regent; Rosemary Dorn- bior re-elected Prophetess; Genevieve Goet/., Financial Secretary; Mnrjone Becker, Historian; Ann Riciusmcier, Treasurer; Rita Yt.ungwirth, Monitor; Mary Joyce Haverly, re-elected Sentinel; Francis Weber, Lecturer; Josie Gouge, Organist; Helen Young- wirtli was elected a trustee ..o complete the term of Genevieve Lioi.'t/, and Li/ Hildman and Josie Lickteig were re-elected trustee. Installation will take place at the first meeting in June. Mrs Bridget! Smith and family spent the weekend at Gillette Uiove with their daughter and sister, Mrs Joe Keliey and family. Helen Smith attetidecl the Ijrake relays in DCS Monies over the April 'j.\) weekend. Mi and Mrs Frank Bentele and Mr and Mis Wil! Hauptly spent Monday in Fairmont, .Vlinn. Mr and Mrs Lon Gouge attended the wedding of their nephew, Elmer Young, son of Rudy Young and Bonnie Iverson at the Catholic church in Garner Tuesday morning. They also attended the wedding dance at Duncan that night. Wilfred Loebig has appeared on the third quarter honor roll at Loras College, Dubuque's men's school. He is a sophomore student at the college. He is oldest son of Mr and Mrs Wilfred Loebig. Mr and Mrs Walter Pfeffer and two sons Bruce and Paul were Sunday, April 2'J callers at the Hay Muller home. Supper guests at the Muller home were Mr and Mr.s Carl Ludwig and Darlene Green of Wesley. Mr and Mrs Clarence Nelsun entertained a group of friends at •i rlinnor p;irly Tncsd-iy evening in iiunor of their Ijth weddiny The 20, 8th graders of the Parochial school will receive, tneir diplomas Sunday morning, May 20, after at the 7:30 mass. The 10, 8th graders of the public school will receive their diplomas on Wednesday evening, May 16, Erwin Haynes, employed on Construction work at Boone was taken suddenly ill and had surgery March 25 in the Boone County hospital for hernia. His sister, Mrs Ed Farnum R.N. of Shenandoah was with him two days. Mr and Mrs Will Martinck were called to Hartley Monday, April 30 by the death of her aunt Mrs Elloise Schmoll. Several members of the local I.O.p.F. lodge attended the 137th anniversary at P. M. Park, Clear Lake, Sunday, May 6. They presented a musical number on the evening program. Mr and Mrs John Paulson and t'amily attended a family dinner party Sunday, April 20 in the Maurice Swan home in Britt, Make Sure Your Hail Insurance Policy Has A.F.A. • 5fof0 Form Guoronfees Attval fair Adjutlment • F/re, Lightning Coverage Induced at Ho Extra Cottl You don't have to wait for your money when you have State Farm Hail Insurance. You get your check right when your Actual Fair Adjustment U made ... and State Farm hai an excellent lost paying record. Your choice of percentage or buihel protection for cropi on your farm plus Fire and Lightning coverage on your growing crop* until they are at the storage lite —even while in transit from the field. Find out how little State Farm Hail Insurance cwti. Call today ... there a no obligation •-and you may iave money. /f Poyi to Know Yow STATE FARM AW Harold C, Sundet 300 E. Elm St. Phone 841 ALGONA, IOWA PUBLIC SALE OF 320 ACRE FARM EMIL ANDERSON ESTATE Saturday, May 19, '§6 2:00 P.M. The improved 320 acre farm located 1 mi. North and 4!4 mi. East of LuVerne, Iowa, described as follows: The West Half (W'/z) of Section Twenty-six (26), Range 27, being in LuVerne Township, Kossuth County, Iowa. will be sold as a half section of 320 acres (more or less) or as separate quarters of 160 acres each (more or less) to the highest bidders at the premises commencing ai 2:00 o'clock P.M., Saturday, May 19, 1956. This farm is of good Webster soil, all tillable. Well-tiled. Woven wire fence. This can be considered one of the better improved farm properties in this area. Buildings include nine (9) room house, completely modern including hot water. Also, tenant house completely modern, 4 rooms. Both houses have new furnaces. Farm buildings include 60 x 72 ft. barn. 110 feet cattle shed, 110 x "22 ft. cement feeding floor, 40 x 24 ft. corn crib, hog house with 40 feet concrete feeding floor. Also chicken house, granary and double garage. Complete water system on place. This farm will be sold as 320 'acre unit, or as two separate 160 acre units, and bids will be taken on a per acre basis, and the amounts bid times acres involved will determine the total bids, and the farm will not be subject to survey. Possession will be furnished on July 2, 1956. TERMS OF SALE: 20 % 'down on day of sale and balance on July 2 ,1956, after Abstract or Abstracts showing merchantable title are furnished and Deed or Deeds ready for delivery, depending on how farm is sold. Purchaser will be asked to enter into formal contract, containing usual covenants, on date of sale. ORVILLE ANDERSON, MRS. ARTHUR CARLSON, . MRS. GEO. WOLF, MRS. ELMER KUBLY G. D. SHUMWAY, their Attorney — Clerk YUNGEBERG & QUINN — Auctioneers "1 Extras! Get Extra Savings On Buren Watches NATIONALLY KNOWN FOR QUALITY r Watches everyone wants! These famous-for-quality Buren wafches are on sale and on display at Wards. And they're guaranteed by Wards against any original defects in materials or workmanship I Grand for gifts, or for the fine watch you've always wanted! SAVE $5 ON LADIES' BUREN 17-Jewel movement in beautiful 10K yellow or white rolled gold plate case; "Jewelers' Best" expansion band. Anti-magnetic, dust-resistant. Unbreakable Burenox mainspring. Was 24.95; now just 19.95t SAVE $5 ON MEN'S BUREN Smart stainless steel case; waterproof, dustproof. Expansion band. Shock-resistant 17-Jewel movement- unbreakable mainspring. Sweep second hand, raised numerals, luminous dial. Was 27.95; now 22.95. Prices do not include transportation charges 16 No. Dodge Phone 1053 Algona 1_ _J ROWERS Doff O RC H In The Price Range You Can Afford CORSAGES of Camellias Gardenias Carnations Roses MOTHERS DAY GIFTS AS NEAR AS YOUR TELEPHONE ° Se M BUS !Tu, uGl ° xinias Hydrangeas African Violets Martha Wash.natons Caladium Tuberous Begonias Mixed Plant Arrangements Mothers love Them! . . . Also The Largest Selection ,f Planter, and Patio Plants in North Iowa - These Are Gifts That Last. ALGONA GREENHOUSES Florisis "HUENHOLD'S FINE FLOWERS" DeJivwy _ TELEPHONE 305

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