The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 8, 1956 · Page 27
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, May 8, 1956
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4-Algona (la.) Upper Des Moirtes Tuesday, May 8, 1956 Royal Ncigbhofs Royal Neighbor Lodge moot Wednesday. May 9 a Moose Hall at 7:45. th* Card Club hostess Mrs Bert Cronan was to the members of the "E.T.W." card club Wednesday afternoon. Covered Dish Picnic The Congregational Bible class will hold a covered dish pienic at the church Thursday, May 10, at 1:15 p.m. Devotions will be in charge of Mrs Gerald Hallauer and Mrs Elizabeth Schenck will have the program. Attend Wedding Mr and Mrs Roy Richard?oti and Mr and Mrs Robert Black attended the wedding last week Wednesday at the Little Brown church at Nashua of Barbara Wonder and Robert Hendricks, The groom is a cousin of Mrs Black. Riverdale Club Met The Riverdale Friendly Club met May 2 at the home of Loretta Thilges with Agtha Schneider assisting hostess. Roll Call was an exchange of May baskets and flower bulbs by eleven members and two guests. Program committee was Marie Bernau, Mary Becker and Opal Barker. The next meeting will be June C at the home of Doris Miller. Farewell Parly A covered dish dinner and farewell party was held Sunday at the home of Mr and Mrs I^n- neth Seely for Mr and Mrs i»ar- old Sorensen, Linda and Dwight of LuVerne, who are moving to Pequot Lakes, Minnesota. Those attending were Mr and Mrs Mar- vm Calnoun and family: Mrs Emma Hagg and Melvin; Mrs Lucille Johnson and her mother, Mrs Clara Olson; Mrs Mildred Johnson and Daryl; Mr and Mrs jjonaui Johnson: Mr and Mrs Ross Calhoun; Mr and Mrs Wilbur Christiansen and family, Titonka: and Mr and Mrs Karl Anderson, Wahoo, Nebraska. Knitting Club Meets Mrs (Jleve Stewart entertained her knitting club members last week Tuesday afternoon. Weds In Michigan Joan Bacon, daughter of Floyd Bacon of Algona. and Mrs J. C. Grisham of Lovcli-.nd. Cole., lie- came the bride of V. Duani Brown, son of Mr and Mrs O. F. Brown of Austin, Minn, in a ceremony performed recently at thr Forest Avenue Baptist church in Ypsilanti, Mich. The bride was given in marriage by her father Following the ceremony a re- cepton was held at the couple's future home. Mrs Brown, a graduate of Stewarlville high and Austin Junior college, is employed in Ypsilanti by the Automobile Club of Michigan. The bridegroom graduated from Austin. Minn, high, served four years in the armed forces, and is now cm- ployed by Central Air Lines lii Ypsilanti. Girl Scouts Plan Camp Girl Scouts, seventh grade and up, will spend five days camp ing at Dolliver Park near Lehigh, la. The dates set are June 1. 2] 3. 4 and 5. On Sunday the parents are invited for a family pot luck picnic. Adults who will accompany the girls are Mrs Helen Mikes, Mrs Geraldine McKean. Mrs Opal Ankenbauer, Mrs N. J. Kelley, Mrs Robert LaBarre, Mrs Russ "Pickett, Mrs Mel Bay, Mrs Dick Norton and Mrs Max Bartholomew. The annual court of awards ceremony will be held May 16 at 7:30 in the High School' Auditorium. All Brownies nine years old or in the fourth grade will "fly up." There will also be a presentation of ranks and badges earned I during the year. Adults who have completed five years ot service in girl scouting will receive a pin. Mrs Robert LaBarre and Mrs James Kolp are in charge. here for the weekend. Mrs Jessie Sanford has returned to her home after spending some time visiting in the home (if ho: daug.'iter. Mr and Mrs Allmon Hovick and children, in i5;KU:;T. Mrs Atvh'c Sr.n('"fd of Ames, her ui.u^hUi. Mrs Call Wright and Diane uf Do Moines. visited Thursday afternoon with Mrs Jessie Sanford. other relatives and former friends. Mrs Sanford rcpnrts Archie Sanford convalescing from recent surgery at Mary Cireeley hospital. Ames. The Archie Sanford family were former residents here. Mr and Mrs H. J. Van Hausen of Cedar Falls came Friday for iho \vt i kond in the home of then daughter, Supt. and Mrs B. E. Martin, here and their son Orlo Van Hausen and family at Spencer. •LAKOTA By Mrs Jerry Heetland • LuVerne By Mrs. Fern Bigings The Woman's Society of World Service met Thursday afternoon in the rooms of the Evangelical United Brethren Church with good attendance and guests, Mrs L'urtis Morgan, Mrs Eli Eager and Mrs George Schnetzer. Mrs Ella Woito Jed the devotional service. Mrs Emma Schmidt had th<! lesson study. Hostesses were Mrs E. C. Marty and Mrs Lawrence Marty. Mrs Gilbert howen was hostess to two bridge clubs, the Bid-N- Bye and Birthday Club in the town hall Monday evening. Contract was played at five tables w..ii ruinous, Mrs John Skogmo, Mrs William Prior, Mrs Charles JUmselman, Jr., and Mrs Hugh Shirk. Mrs Bertie C. Ramus and Mrs Leo Carman were guests. w»s v_arl uron assisted Mrs Howen with refreshments. Mrs Wayne Pergande w a s pleasantly surprised T u e s d a j afternoon when relatives and friends came in for the afternoon 10 neip her celebrate hei birthday. A carry-in lunch was enjoyed and Mrs Pergande received gifts. Thursday overnight guests in the Jack Roos home were her aunt and uncle, Mr and Mrs Joe K. DeJong of Sheldon. Announcements were received of the birth of a daughter, born to Mr and Mr.s Arden John stop of Pella. Their first child, weighing seven pounds and eight iiuiin.'.-; dnd named Kayu Lynn, was born May I in the Mahaska hospital. Oskalnosa. Mrs Johnston is the former Jo Ann Pal:and teacher of the fifth grade in the LuVerne school. Mrs Amelia Behnkendorf was taken by ambulance to Iowa City Tuesday for a check-up at the University hospital. She had major surgery there earlier this year. A/lC Charles Luerwald ar- i-ived Thursday for a 30-day furlough with his father, Henry Loerwald, who met him ai Aines. Charles lias just returned irom service ot two years in Japan and Korea. He will report to Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, to finish his eight month:of service. Mr and Mrs J. F. Baker am granddaughter Karen, of Buen. vi-iia, Colo., arrived Thursday '-,. visit in the home oi their daughter. Dr. and Mrs Jack Harris daughter Paul and Mon.->. Tin'. 1 . also came- and attended the ina;- riage of their son, Jack Baker or Latnur, Colo., and Uaibara Meyet in the Ziori LuthcKiii May 6. Mrs Sain Hunks -if I. .•• Ai^eles arrived to visit in the imnie oi her parents. Mr and Mrs \ViHiuir- Hedru'k. A weckcn.i <;ucc;t ot tin: Hediu-k i.-. their youn.ic.-t daughter l.oij. HedrieK, Fort Dud^c \Aii* was <.<n attendant at the wedding of hoi friend, Meredith tuyel, Fort Dodge and Luren Appeiuellcr in the LuVenu Evangelical United Brelhuen fhuu-li, 3 fj.n-. Sunday. May ti Mi *i-.d Mi>. K bert Hardcupl, i Jr.. viiiii djHunter Jaa have gunc j t.i snake their home in Kansas Ciu . M<.v where Bob will b« ecn- with the Spencer ehtm- C > TK'V h.-rvo 1), rn ,t past year taking a post graduate course. Bob is the son of Mr and Mrs Robert Hardcopf, Sr. and, Mrs Hardcopf, daughter of Mrs Dorothy Arndorfer, St. Benedict. Attending the funeral of Clifford Johnson in Algona Thuis- day afternoon were Clifford Holmes, Mr and Mrs William Hedrick, Mr and Mrs Clarence Niel-,en, Mr and Mrs Elmer Kubly. Mr and Mrs Elmer Kubly and Dale visited Saturday in the Mr and Mrs John Carlstadt home at Stratford. They then went to Ames and brought their son, Keith, student at Iowa State, Spring Concert Pleases The spring music concert of the vocal and instrumental departments was presented last week Tuesday night. Mr and Mrs Don Peterson, Fairmont. Mr and Mrs Howard Poison and Mr Ignati of Blue Earth, Mr and Mrs Murray Elmore, Swea City, Dale Canfield of Ledyard and Mr Scanlan of Elmore, all band directors, attended the concert and were guests of Mr and Mrs Barrett for lunch after the concert. Weds In Florida Conley Smith, son of Mr and Mr and Mrs Raymond Smith, was united in marriage with Janet M. Osinga, daughter of Mr and Mrs James Osgina, in the; Orthodox Presbyterian church in Fort Lauderdale, Florida Saturday. April 14. Rev. John C. Hills performed the double ring ceremony. The Smiths are former La- kotans and Conley is a grandson of Mrs Ida Smith of Lakota. Mr and Mrs Oscar Brand and daughter were Saturday guests in the J. C. Blome home. Mi- Brand, a brother of Mrs Blome and his family, were enroute to their home in Hollandale, Minn, from California where they had spent the winter. Dr. and Mrs R. L. Williams and Mrs Carrie Williams arrived Apr. 29 from Springdale, Ark. They will stay in their home here for several weeks before going to their cabin in the north Canadian woods for the summer. Mrs Williams Sr. will go to Alden May 9 to stay with her sister-in-law, Mrs Bess Winter for the summer. Mrs Maude Hamilton arrived April 28th from Los Angeles where she had been since the fir** of January. Rev. and Mrs Harlan Kruse attended funeral services for Rev. Krusc's uncle at the Presbyterian church in Lake Park, April 26. Sunday visitors to the Burdette Hoeppner home were'Burdette's parents, Mr and Mrs John Hoeppner and Mrs Mary Hons of Calumet and Mrs Pauline Steffens of Primghar. Mr.s Arend Hans and Gordon and Arnie Melz went to Cedar Falls Sunday to visit Mr and Mrs Robert Nelson, a niece, and in Waterloo with Mrs Hans' sister, Mrs Laura Adarns. They were accompanied home by Mrs Art Lester who had been assisting in the Nelson home for several weeks since the arrival of her new great grandson there, Mrs Burdette Hoeppner entertained at brunch Tuesday as a courtesy to Miss Julia Gutknecht of Bellingham, Wash. Guests were the Misses Emma ana Louise Thaves, Emma and Lena Gutknecht and the Mesdames Ida Smith, Jennie Gutknecht, C. A. Gutknecht, Jerry Ukena and Jerry Heetland. Mr and Mrs Adolph Poppe are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary, May 13, with open house from 2 until 5 at the Lutheran Parish Hall. No invitations are being sent so all relatives and friends are invited. Mr and Mrs Herman Jutting were Sunday guests of Rev. and Mrs Virgil Smith in St. Peter, Minn. Mr and Mrs Wayne Hcelland. Rickey and Donald were weekend guests of Mr and Mrs Gordon Enyart at Prairie City. Mrs Elizabeth Schaper went to Farmingdale, Ark., last week to visit her brother John Baldridge, who is critically ill. Mr and Mrs Raymond Albers of Fairmont moved into the house owned by the creamery, which was vacated by Mr and Mrs V. E. Lester who moved to Elmore. Mr Albers is the new bultennaker. Mr and Mrs William Meyer, Lillian and Vclma and Verdene Stroebel visited Saturday night and Sunday in Albert Lea with Mr and Mr.s Harvey Hassler. The Messers and Mesdames George Christ and Fred Mabus returned Thursday from a motor trip to visit the sons of Mr and Mrs Christ, Don and Duane, who are stationed in Louisiana. Don is at Fort Polk. Leesville, La. Mrs James Smith accompanied by Mr.s Devcre Smith of Elmore attended a pro-nuptial party at the Melvin Theissen home in Algona for the bride-to-be of Leon Theissen, a nephew of Mr.s James Smith. Mrs E. R. Siemans arrived Wednesday from Denver. Colo., to visit her mother, Mrs Johanna Frerichs who is at the home of another daughter, Mrs Carl Gerzema. Mrs Frerichs, who recently had major surgery, observed her 86th birthday May 7th. It was hoped that all of the children will be able to visit their mother that day. Mr Henry Dontje Sr. had major- surgery Wednesday. He is in Mercy Hospital in Mason City. : Mr and Mrs Ralph Boeckman had as their guests Wednesday Ralph's parents of Jordan, Minn. The Mesdames Robert Hamil- 6.1* Extra Value Per Gallon No Extra Cost Per Switch To Skelly Supreme Gasoline W/TH NEW of Skelly Supreme Value Per Keotane: rent premium (Bo ,. ge 12.7* average 9 «" per f o rmanc. Estimated extra extra values ton, A. E. Anderson and V. A. Barrett and Misses Emma and Lena Gutknecht attended the meeting of the Kossuth County Federated Clubs at Burt Friday. 6.1c makes other premium gasoline expensive to use; 6.1c makes any regular gasoline expensive to use; 6.1 c makes any "cut-rate" gasoline expensive to use; Now Skelly has discovered what petroleum engineers have sought for years — new Keotane formula, now in Skelly Supreme Gasoline. Aa you drive, Keotane dissolves "glue-like" gum in carburetor and combustion areas. Without gum to stick to, carbon and lead go out the exhaust. Result: so much more power and mileage that. >ou get over Ik extra value per gallon, at no extra cost to you. Drive in today and get the complete KecUne SCOBBA'S SKELLY SERVICE WeCiyeO&S Stamps Corner Stale & Colby Sts. The only gasoline with Keotane I 'TratU-niark of SU-ily UU Company.) Banquet And Prom, St. Johns Junior-Seniors Bancroft—Juniors and Seniors of St. John's held their annu; 1 Junior-Senior banquet Tuesday. May 8. The hall was decorated with a Palestinian theme. Guests at the banquet were the Junior? and Seniors, Father J. H. Schultes. Father Edmund Adams. Mr and Mrs V. J. Meyer, and Mr and Mrs Frank Frochle. Following the dinner served b; the Junior mothers a program was given. Father Sehultes acted as toastmaster for the program. Speeches were given by Father Edmund Adams, Thomas Garry. Thomas Clark, Darlene Simmons, and Patricia Hatten. A short skit and the song "Deep River", was given by the junior class. The senioi class in turn sang a song to their patron. Immediately following the banquet a Prom was held at the Legion Ballroom with music by Frank Jona.s. The banquet was under the direction of Sister Mary William, the Junior class officers, Thomas Clark, Donna Bergman, Alice Menke, and James McCarthy and the junior class. Ex-Resident Dies Leo Budde, formerly of Bancroft and who later moved to Joliet, Illinois, died suddenly Saturday evening. Mr Budde is survived by five sisters, two ol whom live in Bancroft, Miv; Angelina Haupert and Mrs J. ^f. Schiltz. Those attending the funeral from here were Mr and Mrs J. W. Schiltz, Mrs Otto Vaske and Walter Hauper Students In Recital The senior music pupils of .Sister Jflary Liseiux and Sister Mary Salome presented fheir recila. 1 Thursday evening, May 3. Students participating were Joan Raas, Helen O'Donnell, Alice Droessler, Patty Rahe, Linda Weber, Charlene Goche, Gertrude Kahler, Becky Becker, Ann McGuire, Phyllis Mulligan, Betty Johnson, Betty Menke, Gerald"- ine Meyer, Jan Clark, Nancy Weber, Patricia O'Donnell. The Girls' and Mixed Ensemble sang selections. The Kossuth County Legion Auxiliary held their meeting in Bancroft Monday afternoon, May 7 at 2:30 o'clock. Jean Owens. Eighth District President of Coon Rapids and other district officers attended. Mrs John Foth, AI- flona County president presided at the meeting. Mrs Al Elsbecker received Word Friday of the death of her mother Mr;; George Winkcl who passed away at a Rochester hospital. Attending the wake and funeral from here were the Menke families and the A! Elsbacker's. The infant daughter of Mr and Mrs August Berte was baptized Debra Marie in rites performed by Father Edmund Adams. Sponsors were Norrine Kollasch of Algona and John Berte of St. Joe. BIRTHDAY The town of Meehanicsvillc has just observed its 100th birth- dav. The town was surveyed and laid out in 1853. The judge's approval, making the area legally a town, was given April 22, 1850. IF IT'S NEWS WE WANT IT Give Mom A Day Off! Sunday Is Her Day To Be Queen PLAN TO EAT OUT at the Hotel Algona Coffee Shop COMPLETE DINNERS $1.25 to $2.50 Open Until 2:30 P.M. HOTEL ALGONA CRADUATION and GRCJEN THE PRECISION WATCH® Gifts From now until Mother's Day on May 13th, mom's the word here. You'll find hundreds of delightful gift ideas for her extra-special surprise in our selection. A Lovely Dress Chorse from our wide selection of styles end materials. We know wo can help you with n s?leclion "Mother" will love. Dainty Lingerie Everything — yes, everything lhal is new. Let us show you our mosl outstanding selection — Cotton — Rayons and Nylons. Handsome Handbags Leather, failles and straws in beautiful styles — whites — pastels — and darks. Let us gift wrap one for Her. Costume Jewelry Everything that's New — Algona's largest seelction of whites — pastels — darks in necklaces — ear rings and bracelets. Don'l fail to see our display. iit Hosiery Chocse from our famous "Belle Shar(vie:r" or "Hanes" in spring and summer's new shades — Lenaths for short — msdium and Jail — also knee lenglh and over the knee slylcs. 'endleton JACKETS & SKIRTS Give Moliiei- the gift she's wanted. Beautiful olaids and solids in iack- eis arid s'cirls. You can't beat a Pen- dicion" tor tit and wear. Other Suggestions New Spring Gloves — Blouses — Spcriswear — Hankies — Flowers — Anklels — Lunch Clolhs—Bed Spreads Curlains — Towels Any Item Gift Wrapped Free !

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