The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 8, 1956 · Page 31
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, May 8, 1956
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8—Atgono do.) Upper Do? Moinr>? Tuesrfoy, May 8, 1956 Mr and Mrs B. A. Thorpe wr>rr> visited Sunday by Mr and M;s Frank Stephenson of Giildfield. Dr. and Mrs F. C, Scanlan spent Sunday ai Hock Valley wiili the former's father. I). ,, :-..c. nian. Judge and Mrs G. W. Slillmars are beim; visMed 1'nis week by Die lalier's mother. Mi's Alinnu Holland df Maxwell. Mr and Mrs Harvey Slevsr were visited Friday by their sor, and d mghter-in-law. Mr and Mr Everett Steven df Sexton. Mr end Mrs Loo Thilges spent Sunday at West Bend with the former's brother rind sis!er-in law, Mr and Mrs John Thilges. Mr and Mrs John Thuenlc- spent tile weekend at Minneapolis. Minn., with Mr and Mi> Ray Besch. former residents hero. Mr and Mrs "Pat" Jensen lef: Monday for Sioux City. Mrs .Jensen will spend a couple of week.- with her mother. Mrs C. C. F"\v- ler. Mr and Mrs R, J. Stophensor plan to spend Mother's Day at Cedar Rapids: with Mrs Stephenson's mother, Mrs Clara Mc- Cailum. Mr and Mrs Clark Orion and Webb drove to Mason City Sunday to visit Mr and Mrs Wilson Abernathy, son-in-law and daughter of the Ortons. Mr and Mrs Glenn Shore had as guest last week their nephev, Keith Jacobus, of Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., who had been at his home in Cashton, Wis., on a furlough. Mr and Mrs Harold Smith are being visited by the latter's son Elvin Ray Moore, S/3C of San Diego, Calif. He will also spend some time at Titonka with his grandmother, Mrs Edna Richter Moore at the end of his leave will go to Long Beach. His ship u the U.S.S. Floyd B. Parks, a destroyer. Mr and Mrs Hallard Snyder Sr. plan to spend the Mother's Day weekend at Humeston with the former's mother, Mrs Mav Snyder. They will also visit Mrs Snyder's brothers-in-law and sisters, Mr and Mrs Kenneth Holder and Mr and Mrs Floyd Williamson who live on farms near Humeston. Mr and Mrs John Spencer had k'M W . k'. .id ;:„<-:>,:. Mr ,.nd Mr, (Jlenn K\i-;:icail. M| K,irt Dodge Mr and Mrs Ed Hagg drove to Falls. Saturday, and spent .!:>• weekend with tlieir daugh- •"' ^ ""thy. a student at Iowa State Teachers college. Mrs Werner Struecker has been confined to bed a fortnight with hepatitis. She is being cared for by her mother .Mrs Aii"u<! Boiling. ,-. Mrs Anna Daub, who for somr time has been at <ho Robert: Nursing Home, was tak'Ti to St. Ann hospital Frid;:y foi- treatment of a blood clot in the leg. Harold Stephenscn has boen at Spirit Lake tiie pas! month at his cottage there and will be leaving soon for . the Veteran':; ', Des Monies for a checkup. Mr and Mrs Paul Seeley lef! Saturday for Minneapolis, to visi: their son-in-law and daughter Mr and Mrs Richard Hoisio'v. -ind fa.milv. Mr Seeley returned Sunday bu' his w:!V remained |Y>; ;.! \'isit of a wee!;. Mr find Mrs G. A. Sharp were recently visited by Mr and Mrs Wayne Tyler of' Omaha. Neb. Other guests last week were Mr-; Sharp's sister. Mrs Amanda Pe.tlit, Mrs Relvana Household"! and Mr; Klhel McCho.;ney. al! Lone Rock. Mrs Kaiherine Simon has returned from Chicago where sin- was called a few weeks ago by the sickness and death of he- daughter, Mrs C. J. Winandy. Since redlining borne she has not been vivy well and is having trouble with rheumatism. Ray Sloffcl look his molher, Mrs Kniil Stoffol. sister, Mn- Jaek Grandgem-U and brothei'. Tony Stoffel of Emmetsburg to Juliet, 111., Tuesday to attend the; funeral Wednesday of Mr Stoffel's brother, Leo Buddie, G8. They returned home Thursday. Mr and Mrs Harold Sunde! spent from last week Friday till Sunday at Spring Grove. Minn., with Mr Sundet's mother. 'Mr-; Nora Sundet. They were visited from last week Monday till Thursday by Mrs Sundet's mot tier, Mrs Anna Longselb. of Ot- tosx-n. Again...the traditional graduation gift is \Streamlite Samsonite It's strongest...smartest...the most popular luggage in the world • Strong enough to stand onl • 7 "better-than-leather" finishes! • Hold more clothes in less spacel • Modern specially-balanced handle! • Dust—and damp-proof closures • Give <vvo pieces for less than you'd expect to pay for one of such fine quality) FOR HIM A MEN'S JOU8NEYER $27.50 6 MEN'S TWO-SUITER $25 00 C MEN'S QUICK TRIPPER , $19.50 fOR HER D LADIES' WARDROBE $25.00 E LADIES'O'NITE , $19.50 f TRAIN CASE $17.50 (not shown) Pvrtonal O'Nilt . . . $17.50 Hang-lt-AII Cost . . . $25.00 Hand Wardrob* . . . $35.00 Hal Box $15.00 Pullman Ca» .... $27.50 V.I.P. Ca>« $19.50 All pricti plat Ion AMS 1 Mr nnd Mrs John Swnrtz were' visiUd ;'.!! tit' l;i t \vi'ck l\v fni'nds .Mr ;iiul Mrs Ai'tlmr H.-mi'.sironi. of Hockfnrd. III. Linn Tayior had Judy and Sl'.arun \ViliicM as vvookoiui !:iif.-i(s. I.,inn is a dauti.'ihT of Mi :inil Mrs Mitch Tayior. Michael Streif, a student at Ihe Uiiiv.'T.-ity ui !"\va, :-pciii lh; \\•rrkriKl \viih Ins piivnts. M; and Mrs M;itthc-.v Sfvil. Mr and Mrs Flox Tjylor arc h^'inu \-isil.xi hv \\\\- !, \1tiT'- niclhcr Mr~ S. !,. Brn'.vn of Ticn- I'Hi. M".. -,>,'!in i'ji'ni' Friday. Mrs Tim O'Brien and Mrs .lavu 1 -; Alli'ti >t.v.-nt ; ,h<' wcck'TK at I'orlar Falls u ith their '•<•;. rcctivi 1 children, Ann O'Brii-:. and Jack Allen. They went t" attend MU'!HT'S Day fi.'Sti vit if 1 ••n the c.mipil:-. Th? Rev! Kenl Pinnea of Em nielsbiir^; ha.- b'-en sick and con- f'tied In In d th.e past three wcek^ Durin.i; his sickness services at St. Thomas Kpiscopal '.'htirc!' heie have been CDnducted b 1 I.a'.'inan tileiin Sh'ij-i.-. Mr and Mrs Gene Hood had th-- 1 hi:'':-'.-- l-i-nthf r-in-!a\v hnd sisk'r Mr. and M:s C. W. Connor aiv' daughter. Mrs Cliff N^rris, o; Des Moini/s. as' tuiests kivl. v/ee;. 'i'uesday. They c;.rne to alien a recital at the Academy i.' \viiicii Marv JCMII Hood tocl; pai i Mr and Mrs Glenn Shore am.. Dr. John Sko.L'.mo of LuVei'tiv-a'. • tendc'd a contereiice of laity am! ckn.'.v of the Episc 'pal churches Monday to Wednesday at Omaha Neb. Dr. Skomna also attended a dental convention at Des Monies and went from there to Omaha. Mrs Anna Presthus was visii- ed Ki'iday by her sister. Mrs Martin Wilbert; of Feni'.n. Mrs Pres- thu.s spent from last week Sunday till Wednesday at Jli Lak; with her bvothc:r-in-la\v and si--ter. Mr and Mrs Harry Vahldicck viio m--!n;i(Zi; "Hiirrv's Phu'i " thi'i-e. Mr f?nd Mrs Dean Taylor loolc Hie son and daupht' r Craiu ane, Ann to Lake Mills, Saturday, and the children will visit there till next Sunday with the L:r,"ivt parents. Mr and Mrs Herbert Xielske. Mrs Zielske will britu them homo and will remain heie for a visit till Wednesday. Mr and Mrs Julius Peterson have boen visited by Kusse'i Larkin \vho made his home with them several years. He lives at Detroit and was on business here and at Des Moines. Ed Me Niell. father of ' Russell's wife, recently came from Arixona and accompanied Russell back to Detroit. Mr and Mrs Don Prieskorn were visited over the weekend by the latter's sister, Mr.s Frank Voting and dauijhter Janice Ann of Fort Dodye. The twin sons of Airs Smith, Frank and Joseph, have been with Mr and Mrs Prieskorn since the death of Mr Smith a few months ago and wili complete the school year here After tbat they will join their mother and sister. Mrs Youtv; has purchased a borne at Fort Dodge.'. V U ' 3 ^ o ill! O, ii! 1 O o. \ -On Tool Co. Now Operating Weidenhoff Operation of the Weidenhoff plant here began May 1 by the Snap-On Tool Co. of Krnosha, Wis, Purchase price for the complete properly and company rights was given as S325.000. In the above picture two Snap-On Tool Co. officials aro going over details of the change in ownership wilh Ken P-;irce (right) who will remain as general manager of Ihe pl?nt operation here for Snap-On. R. L. Grover (lefl) and W. W. Daniel (center), from Kcnosha, are pictured with Mr Poircr. The Jos. Weidenhoff Co. began operations here in 1948; Iho firm namo !.s now Weidenhoff Corporation. Future plans are still in the formative stage, but considerable expansion is planned in the future by ihe parent Snap-On f ; rm, a leading manufacturer and distributor of service icols and related equipment in the United Stales. 40'.*. He made his homo with Mrs Wolfe and her late husband Ed. Dr. and Mrs Karl Hoffman went to D-.-s Moiru s Saturday t' at.ii IK! a stale dental meeting. Mrs Ed Hagg and Evslyn Cady entertained a few fri-nds Fridn.\ ;:i't,e: noon honoring the birthday o! Mrs .'\. A. Sterling. Mr .-.rid 'Mrs Pon Ujogrsn wers vr-'i-d last we-k.-iH by Mr«- SioMrfs oarents. Mr and Mrs Albert .Johnson of Pomeroy. Mrs Burreil Bradford returned Monday of last week from Rochester Shu is getting along well following a check-up there. Mr f.nd Mrs R-.iy Funk "and Mr and Mrs Paul Parkins .spent Saturday and overnight at Leroy, Minn., with friends and relatives. Mr and Mrs Btn Potter were supper quests of the former's brother-in-law and sister, Mr and Mrs Ray Miner at Humboldt Saturday evening. Dr. and Mrs C. C. Sruerk wen* to Storm I/iko Sunday when 1 MI-S Shierk took a prominent part in Ihe Choir festival, a group from various locations. Mr cmd Mrs Murl Potter and Mr and Mrs Robert G inkier ol Whittemore spent last week Sunday and Monday at Dos Moin"-; and the Savery Hotel whqre the men attended u dealers meeting. Mrs Olga Holt, Marjorie Haucii and Mary Schwnbauor gave a miscellaneous shower Friday evening lor Evelyn Johnson, who is to be married in June. Her fiance' is a minister and the couple will live in New Jersey. Miss Johnson has been teaching fourth grade at the Bryant school. Mr and Mrs Kenneth Strahorn spent last week Sunday at Cedar Falls with Mr and Mrs Robert Richardson, former residents here. Mr and Mrs Edgar Campbell are parents of a daughter born I May '2 in the Park hospital ai I Mason City. She has been named Janet Lynn. The last meeting of Ihe year for the Delphian society will be held Tuesday, May 15 at the Country Club. An eleven-thirty brunch will be served. Election of officers will be held. Mr and Mrs Charles Harvey and Mr and Mrs Willard Gregson attended the wedding Sunda\ May 0 of Shirley Ann Arnold. i daughter of Mr and Mrs A. Boyd j Arnold, to Richard Gregson. Mr and Mrs Julius Pelerson were visited one day last week by their son-in-law, Harold Anderson and sons Allen James and Andy Lee of Penning! in, Minn They also were at Spencer where Mr Anderson transacted business Mr and Mrs J. F. Milder and daughters, Jeanne and Anne spent the weekend at Cedar Rapids a n d Marion. Cedar Rapids is the former home of Milder*.' Jo Ellen and Bill Milder spont the weekend at Emmetsburg visiting C. E. Milder. Mrs Elizabelh Wolfe has received announcement of the birth of a son to Mr and Mrs Paul Gisch of Dubuque. He has been named Joseph Paul. Mr Gisch attended the academy here and was graduated in the late O'OOWOOIOOO^'^.VOO'O.OWO^'O^^W^r.. ;.; Each Order ctures •,; <:* 'i % :• O v O • • <•) n '',' o' n o. .o 9. •• o .! O '.• O '$. This Beautiful Bound Book For Wedding Memories, With Gold Embossed Cover, To Each Bridal Couple . . . And Wedding Pictures From A National Priie- Winning Studio at Nominal Cost. ISAACSON STUDIO S (Formerly Brown's Studio) Corner Moore & Call Streets Afgcno, Iowa — Phone 34-W Kay Isaacson oooc>o.'aao.o.o:osko;ao»»;Cb>c«>}cticeaao3 A. J. Hatten To Head Lions At Swea City Swea Cily—-New officers of the Lions Club have been named as follows: A. J. Hatten, president; Ronald Johnson, 1st vice president: Ed Peterson, 2nd vice president: Jack Van Norman, 3rd vice president; Bill Boland, secretary treasurer: Harvey C. Larson, lion tamer: W. C. Guyer, tail twister, and Mancil Hurlburt and Gifford Smith, directors. Di-« in California Friends here have received word of the death of Mrs W. L. Nelson, former Swea Citv woman, who died in Santa Monica, Calif., after a protracted illness from cancer. .Funeral services were held last week in Santa Monica. Mrs Nelson was Hilma Johnson, daughter of the late Mr and Mrs Charles Johnson, before her marriage to Victor Nelson about 1920. Mrs Nelson is survived by her husband, one daughter, Dorothy, a brother, Harold Johnson, and a sister. Mrs Conrad Linde, all in California, and another brother in Nebraska. Senior Class Play The senior class of the Swea City high school will present its class olay. 'Take Your Medicine' on May 8 and 9 at the school gymnasium at 8 o'clock. Mrs Mildred Johnson is director and the cast includes Norman Ottman, Ruth Pehrson, Larry Gram, Nnncv Ouypr, Lindn Pulver. Yvonne Griffith, Mary Kay Dolan. Joanne Johanson, Robert Wiskus, Susan Bentele, Marlene Foster, Janice Gabel, Marcia Jensen, Joanne Schueler and Lavon Jensen. Student directors are Larae Osgood and Lavonne Knr- does. Mr and Mrs Leo Camp of Waterloo have brought home Mrs Camp's mother, Mrs Olive Anderson, from an extended visit at the Camp home. Mrs E. L. Anderson of Forest City will spend several weeks with Mrs Olive Anderson. Charles Schemmel is to enter Veterans' hospital in Des Moinep this week for a check-up and treatment. Mr and Mrs M. E. Deibner and son of Bremerton, Wash., arrived last week for a visit at the home of his sister, Mr and Mrs Art Collins. Mr and Mrs E. I. Hammond will leave May 1 for Kensington, Minn., whose they will spend several days in the home of their son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs A. E. Sanborn. Mr and Mrs Frank Sinoust: went to Iowa City Wednesday to visit Mrs Smouse's mother. Mrs Fred Peterson of Algona Mrs Peterson underwent major surgery at University hospital. Iowa Citv. The- Swon Cily faculty Tor noxt. year is complete except for two positions, according to Supt. Edward Stewart of the Swea City Community school district. The 7th grade and one combination of high school subjects are still to be filled. KILLED Roy Lewis, 30 year old Bagley hatcher operator, was killed instantly when the tractor he was driving toppled over on him, in a ditch. He was doing some plowing for a cousin at the time of the accident. BUSINESS fOKMS? tt* M for your ip*cMc record IM«|>. W« hoy* Inexpensive, tlmera** btfl, ttandord and custom printed bu»t> •eu forms far every form of builneti. Upper Des Moines PUBLISHING CO. 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