The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 8, 1956 · Page 26
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, May 8, 1956
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AROUND ALGONA' t>t. and Mrs P. O. Dorweiler went to Fort Dodge on Saturday lor the weekend with friends. •—o— Mr and Mrs D. P. Smith wen! to Dos Mnine.s on Saturday to attend a performance of Teahouse of The August Moon at KRNT theater. Mrs David Smith was hostess lo her bridge club on Thursday evening. were received by Mrs Clair Thomas and Mr;. Lloyd Pratt. —o— E. E. (Bud) Robinson entered St. Ann hospital Thursday for treatment for a digestive ailment. It is expected that he will be released today. Mr and Mrs A. W. Huenhold had as their guests on Sunday. Mrs Huenhold's brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs Leo Edwards of Clear Lake. —o— Mrs Lee Schenck was chosen "Girl of The Year" by Alpha Psi chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Saturday evening. The honor is based on service to the chanter and was a surprise to Mrs Schenck. —o— Mr and Mrs Richard Norton and family will go to Marshalltown, Wednesday, and remain overnight with Mrs Norton's parents. Mr and Mrs Ned Downing an:l then attend funeral services for Mrs Norton's grandmother on Thursday. Mrs Lela Stewart arrived Sunday from Phoenix, Ariz.', and will make her home here. She has rented an apartment in the W. J. Sigsbee home. Her son. George drove her car here from Phoenix and' is returning home by air. Mr and Mrs Lloyd Pratt and sons spent the weekend at Victor with Mrs Pratt's parents, Mr and Mrs F. M. McGahey. »„_/•) ._ Mr and Mrs Ward Allen, form er Algonans now of Oelwein. ;pent the weekend here. They attended the Beta Sigma Pin dance on Saturday night and were house guests of Mr and Mrs byle Anderson. — o-The monthly leaders meeting if the Girl Scouts is being held i his evening, (Tuesday) at the Druggist Mutual Insurance build- ng. The annual court of awards s slated for Wednesday evening. May Hi, at the high school. The Kiwanis Kweens are entertaining the Kiwanis Kings at a dinner part of the Algom Country Club th i s evening (Tuesday). Mrs A. W. Huenhold and Mrs W. J. Finn, head the committee in charge, Mrs Glen Graham will arrange for tht entertainment and Mrs Wesley Bartlett, the music. Jim Egli, Harlan Sigsbee. A. E. Briggs, Dr. R. J. Thissen, Dore Freeh, Don Clark and Milo Rent/, went to Storm Lake on Sunday where they attended an officers' meeting of the Fifth District of the Moose Lodge. •—o— Plum Creek Homemakers met April 25 at the home of Mr? Claude Seely. Mrs John Scuff- ham. Mrs Ronald Gardner and Mrs Stanley Gardner were assisting hostesses. Mrs Harry Bode and Mrs Lela Gardner gave the extension lesson, and a program on World Trade was given by Mrs Walter Campney, Mrs Wayne Keith. The traveling basket was won by Mrs Carl Paelz. NOW ON SALf AT CONSUMERS GROCERY & MEAT BUYS 39 DATES I G-A-L-L-0-N B-U-Y-S * U Save Up To 40% ! PEACHES, ......Gal. APRICOTS, ....Gal.Me i PRUNES, GaLSfc Large Angel Food Cakes 29c Duncan Hines Butnt Sugar Cake Mix -25c Special On Hilex, gal 49c Gerber's Baby Food 6 cans 49c Pillsbury Bag Flour, 5 Ib. 49c B-Size Mew 10 IBS. Potatoes.. 49c Sunkist Naval DOZ. Oranges 39c (Known as "Minced Ham") BIG BOLOGNA,..... Lb. 25c Fresh, Lean All-Meat GROUND BEEF.... Ubs. SI Morrell's Ready-To-Eat TENDER PICNICS Cry-O-Vac Pack .Lb.35c A Nice Selection of Beef Quarters Cut and Wrapped and Marked for Locker or Freezer CONSUMERS We Give S & H GREEN STAMPS Mr and Mrs D. G. Cloplon were at Jefferson Wednesday where they attended funeral services for Mr Clopton's sister, Mrs Sadie Stream who passed away Monday at the age of 75. Mrs Stream was the sister who reared Mr Clopton after the death of their mother, who passed away when he was two years old. —o— Ruth Circle, mothers' group of the Presbyterian church will meet this evening, (Tuesday) :it the country home of Mrs Joseph Skow. Mrs Robert Stephenson and Mrs Wilbur Roinders tire co- hostesses. The program is in charge of Mrs W. F. Colwell and Mrs Irving Miller will give devotions. —o— Officers for the Woman's Goll Association of the Country Club were elected at the Tee-Off breakfast Wednesday morning. Mrs Ted Herbst is general chairman with Mrs Harold Ericksor.. co-chairman. Mrs James Lylle is tournament chairman, Mrs Bob Williams, co-chairman. Chairman and co-chairman of the handicap committee are Mrj. Claude Single and Mrs Gordor Schmidt. —o— Bill Lovslad, Donnie Glaser, Mrs Emil Lovstad, Mrs A. E. Briggs and Mrs Herbert Schauen- spent Sunday at Waterloo when the women attended a state meeting of the Women of the Moose. Mrs Lovstad and Mr? Schauers were two of 129 candidates for membership in the Academy of Friendship a n d Mrs Briggs presented them with rings of the order. They were breakfast guests of Mrs Briggs' son-in-law and daughter. Mr and Mrs Bernard Ermels at Webster City on the way down. Catholic Daughters of America are having their annual Mother and Daughter banquet Monday evening at the Knights of Columbus hall. Mrs Craig Smith and Mrs Bill Specht are chairmen of the committee in charge of arrangements which consists of Mesdames Veronica Roethler, Nellie VanAllen, Alfred Grill, Al Boeckelman, Lewis Gilbride, Leonard Goecke, Leslie Higley, John Kajewski, Juanita Hanson, Ray Mertz, Magnus Lichter, Melvin Finch, Milton Bebo, Fred Kuyper, Ed Skilling, i Helen Mikes, Ferman Laing, Roy McMahon and Minnie Schick, Jean Lensing, Eilleen Mueller Rev. Harold Cooper will be master of ceremonies and guest speaker will be Father Edmund Adams of St. John's church at Bancroft. Monsignor Gearen Mrs Frank Bormann, Bode. Mrs Mark Stanton and Phyllis Elbert will speak. Music will be by Evelyn Bode, Mary Jean Hood and the Girls' Grade Sextet. Jp;ir-. Hall will give her pri/e winning reading. Mickey Mouse And Pals Come To Life On Stage Mickey Mouse came to life in Algona, last Wednesday evening, when the seventh grade chorus and elementary school band and students presented a program in the high school auditorium here. The seventh grad(? chorus was directed by Mrs Lilliace Sefrit, the elementary band by Russell Glister. Not the least of the program was the costuming of the various numbers, following the Mickey Mouse characters so widely known from film and TV screen. One of them, John Clark, a 4th grader, son of Mi- and Airs Homer Clark, is pictured. Mike Brayton portrayed Mickey Mouse, and a "Mousckedance" was presented by Sheila Fain. Dianne Ramus, 'junadell Liebl Gary Graham. Bob Post, Bahne Slruecker, Corky Helgeson, Dick Meier, Randy Harmes. Douglas Meclin, Jim Pingel, Barbara Brandow, Elizabeth Brewer. Mary Jane Butterfield, Sandra Cook, Alary Misbach, Margaret Sprague, and Brigitta Whittemore. Mrs Moxley directed the dance numbers. Emma Finley and Rosemary Meclin of the seventh grade. A skit, "Fearless Fanny", directed by Mrs Odgaaid. was presented by Mike Bfayton, Lynn Kueck, Barbara Brandow, Marianna Rieken, Jim Finn and Bobby Gerber. Solo numbers were presented by Dale McBride, Gary Rich, and Donnie McBride, and duet dances by Marianna Ripken and Jackie Rowley, and Jim Finn and James Stanton. Another dance number was given by Susan Schultz, Dale McBride, Jean Rovn and Bobby Gerber. John Clark, 4th Grade Chorus numbers were presented by Burbsra Bartlett, Barbara Reinders, Gary Kesting, Patty Schneider, Paula Parkins, Gary Rich, ivrdrauee Lenz, Bill Bourne. Salvation Army Drive Underway Ed Swann, field representative for the Salvation Army from Des Moines, was in this area during the past week contacting volunteer workers in Kossutli county and aiding in the current drive for funds by that organization. He reported funds were a little slow coming in here despite the fact letters have been sent to practically everyone in the towns of Algona, Burt. Bancroft, Lakota, Ledyard, Titonka. Wesley, Whitternnre and Fenton. Anyone wishing to donate may send contributions to the Salvation Army Treasurer in any til ihe towns listed above. The first silk mill in the U. S ••"= built in Manchester, Conn, in 1836. First Communion For 28, May 6, Wesley Church Wesley — Twenty-eight boys and girls received their first Holy Communion Sunday May G at the 7:30 Mass in St. Joseph's Catholic Church. They were Mary Je Becker, Robert Bleich, Richard Bleich. John Berger, Claudim Cranston, Deborah Garman, Rebecca Girres, Mark Goetz, Theresa Hamilton, Norrna Jean Hei- nun, Francis Hildman, Pamela Tuesday, May 8, 1956 Algona (lo.) Upper De$ Kay Hildman, Michael Juchem, Gary Loebig. Betty Joyce Plalhe. Jeanette Ptacek.' Donald Rasmussen, Linda Roiling, Bonila Reising, Steven Richter, Rosf Ann Ilicke, Theresa Ricke, Margaret Ann Studer, Thomas G. Thomas, J'/an Gayle Vit/.thum. Pamela Bauer, Charles Montag. and Linda Pfeffer. David Loebig and Louis Studer k.-d the communicants into church. 270 Licenses To Bicyclists Here More than ~70 bicycle licenses weie issued to youngsters at the city hall from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and all of the bikes received a free Scolchlite job from the Algona JayCees. j "Considering the sloppy weather, the turnout wa.s fine." stated . Mayor C. C. Shierk. who was [ pleased with Ihe response by the I young owners. ! There is still a long way to go before every bicycle in town wears the new license, which is good for, two years. There are an estimated 850 bicycles in the city, indicating about two-thirds are not yet licensed. Owners have until May 31 to purchase their license for 50 cents, and after that the police department will be under order;; to be on the lookout for any bicycles which are not licensed. J *OUR IUST BUY I WORK W«It to> ' r ' DIAMOND'S r HALL-STRAHORN tf HARDWARE § .0 p 9 3 ^O.OOO. : OOOOO.C'.OOOOOOC'.o:o.OOOvOO.OO.O.O.O.O.O^.O.OO.O.O.O'O.O.OO;O.OX>:o.i, IT'S READY FOR YOU NOW! IT'S STRIKINGLY NEW AND DIFFERENT! Here, truly, is Ihe place lo pick out that Mother's Day gift . . . and as you enter the Richardson Furniture store we believe you will be struck inslanl- ly with Ihe beauty of this new installation. The gifts are somelhing special, loo! . . . hand-selected and in qreal variety. Be sure lo visil this new modern shop Ihis week! •^^M<^ Fowlers Has Lovely Gifts ARDSON • FURNITURE COMPANY Pretty Charmers IN COOL SUMMER BLOUSES The season's favorites are here Nvlons, Dacrons, Orlons, Cottons — sparkling styles Unit wui please any woman. Mostly short • sloeves ONE LOT BLOUSES, mostly tissue ginghams in tricky little styles and ^ flashing colors _. •« for HANSEN GLOVES made the way only this famous maker can turn out a glove! Snowy whites a n d soft pastels. $1.69 to $2.98 Perfect for Mother's Day ! A whole new summer assortment! Ramblers, in navy, black or white for costume accent. French calf and many novelty bag fabrics in wide choice of gala colors. $3.38 ,o $7.95 GIFT 'KERCHIEFS including Burmil's famous 'handkerchief of the month', this one ideal for Mother's Day. All with delicate fancy borders. 58c to $1.50 Light, Summery Fabrics Make So Wanted By Mothers DRESSES $7.95 to $10.95 Mothers, cherish, these lightweight, comfortable • * Bemljc, rgs and Voiles •— so crisply fresh fur wear from now on. And then thei e are Magic Crepes and uh yes, starchy cut- tntis of all kinds. A dress I'm Mother fiuni Fuwlcrs. Every Mother Has Her He-art Set on Receiving a NYLON SLIP $2.98 to $4.95 And not only Nylons are here at Fowlers at these attractively low prices — but Magic Crepes and drip-dry cottons, too. All with fancy trim that ,'nakes them ' so truly gift-y. All sixes. ^ CiAlS MOJUD HOSIERY, New Colors, val. 1.25-1.65 ... 89c LADIES CREPE SLIPS, lace-trim, val. 1.98-2.98 - 1.00 LADIES JACKETS, Sport Denim, reg. $5.95 3.95 LADIES DRESSES, reg. $8.95 & $14.95 values ... 3.88 SHORT COATS, Were Priced $24.95 now 15.95 SHORT COATS, were priced $34.95 now 22.95 LONG COATS, were priced $34.95 now 25.95 LONG COATS, were priced $39.95 now 29.95 GIRLS FORMALS, values to $19.95, Colors 6.95 BABY DIAPERS, slightly irregular, 3.75 val.-doz. 2.79

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