The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 15, 1956 · Page 2
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, May 15, 1956
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(lo.) Upper Dei Molne* Tuesday, Mfty IS, 1956 Lions' Eye Kit Here, Ready For County Use j ! : • KSs&Um JoftfiW * esldenf's were presented with an eye kit by Lions clubs from Algona, Burt, Swea City, Ti- ionka arid .Wesley .Thursday afternoon. The l<ii, complete with inslrutnihis for handling eyes, ' was delivered to the sheriff's office in the courthouse b£ A. J. Hatten, Bancroft:. Here's hbw the kit, which is available fpr use 24 hours every day* rfiiiy be* used in ihs future. First of all, persons wishing to donate their eyes (After death) should notify the nearest Lions club in their area. Following the donor's death, the mortician should ndtify the county sheriff, highway patrol or any Lion member at once. The eye, or eyes, depending upon the number donated, is then removed by the mortician or a doctor with the delicate instruments included in the eye kit, placed into a small glass jar containing necessary fluid, and the jar is then placed in a large jug containing dry ice. Transportation across the state to the Lions' state eye bank at Iowa City is the next step, and it is accomplished by the Highway Patrol. The jug is hauled from district to district patrol cars at high speed for. the eye must be in Iowa City ready for use about six hours after the death of the donor. The record department at Iowa City has a long list of persons needing an eye transplant, ai\d the list furnishes' authorities there with the name of a person who will receive the eye. The eye bank af .Iowa City has been in operation several years. Total cost of the eye kit was $115 and was shared equally by the five Kossuth county clubs. Presidents and secretaries of the clubs, Harry Greenberg, Algona, deputy; district governor, and Mr Ha'tten, zone chairman and Swea City Lions club president, were instrumental in securing the kit. The kit was ordered by Mr Hallen Mar. 24, and will be the only one provided for use in Kossuth county. All Lions clubs in the area are interested in getting names of persons desiring to donate their eyes for future use so someone might see. Sigwell, son of Mr and Mrs Don Wood, is .sick with measles. Mr and Mrs Albert Adams spent Sunday at Fort Dodge with friends. Albert Adams attended a business meeting of the Cal-co company at Fort Dodge, Saturday. Mrs Ed Pilcher has been at a Fort Dodge hospital having a check-up at the clinic. Barbara, seven year old daughter of Mr and Mrs Owen Booth, came down with measles Thursday. The Robert Clark and Wendell Feaster families had a picnic supper Saturday at the Ambrose Call State Park. Mr and> Mrs Harold Wesley had as,Mothers Day dinner guests the latter's parents, Mr and Mrs Vern Barker of Bode. Mr and Mrs C. M. Whiiehill had their, sons-in-law, and daughters, Mr and Mrs Harold Angus and Mr and Mrs Gerald Angus as supper guests Sunday. Mr and Mrs Orville Wicks were visited one day last week by Mr and Mrs Vern Lovely, former residents here several years ago. The Lovelys live at LeMars. Mr and Mrs Ralph Hasty were visited last week' Sunday by their son and daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs Vern Hasty and family, of Duncombe. Mrs Mary Zittriisch has been confined to bed several days with pneumonia but is now improved and able to he up part of the lime. « Dr. Kelley, Dr. Hoffman and Dr. Dowel attended a State Dental Convention in Des Moines last Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Mr and Mrs Duane Riley had as Mothers Day dinner guests the latter's parents, Mr and Mrs Car Goetsch, the former's mother and husband, Mr and Mrs Willian Mrs Josephine Scribner, who moved to California a few years ago, is here visiting her son-in- law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Vincent Esser and other relatives Mr and Mrs William Funk, Mr and Mrs Duane Riley and David and Diane Riley visited Mr and Mrs James Doak at LuVerne last Saturday. Mrs Lolla Ladendorf was winner of the Mothers Day cake given by Leah's Bakery for the oldest mother registering. Mrs Ladendorf, 84 years old, is in very good health. The Goodwill Industries truck will be in. Algona May 29. Anyone wishing to donate should take all usable items to the Will Runchey home at 819 South Minnesota street. , Richard Waldera, who has been in service in Japan the past 14 months, is home on leave with his parents, Mr and Mrs R. G. Waldera. He will report at Camp Pendelton, Calif., June 2. Mr and Mrs Milton Bebo were visited last weekend by Mrs Bebo's brother-in-law and sister Mr and Mrs Myron Gunderson and four children, of Minneapolis, Minn. Mr and Mrs Don Bierstedt, Mr and Mrs Gordon Sigsbee, Mrs Sieb Behrends and Ila May and the respective families were Mothers Day dinner guests of Mrs Ella Sigsbee and HowSifd at Burl. Mrs Johdfliia Manserl had as dinner guests Suridt^ her sons- in-law and daughters.. Mr and Mrs Harold Ddvis of Mason City, Mr and Mrs Clarence Nielsen of LuVerne, Mr and Mrs Leland Thaves of Des Moines and Mr and Mrs Art Wiese. Mr and Mrs Carl Goetsch and their son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Duane Riley and son David spent last Sunday at Lu- Verne with Mrs Goelsch's mother and brother, Mrs Anna Goetsch and Arlie. It was a pre-birthday observance for Arlie. Mr and Mrs William of Masori City..''brought : rrbmi their little gt&h&M.MMtf Thaf- mas, son of Mf arid Mrs-:telair Thomas whB t'wai . taftetfc there; Friday by his rtdthSr -fdr the few days visit. ,: Mr and Mrs bonaftt Jorgenson had as last weekend, Mr and Mrs F. .C. Fauerby and daughter Chris and Janb 1 of '' Am6s, Mrs Clara Fauerby of Fenton, and Mr and Mrs Delbert -Elbert, of Mason City. A family dinner wds held* Sunday at Mr nnd Mrs William McMahon's, guests being .Mr aric Mrs Charles, Remetch of Water- ,fefl, Mr and Mrs Sam Shipler of Whittemore, Mr and Mrs Todd Rlckard of Litfles Springs find Mrs Neva Olliim of Burt. ,*.M« Ida Wiilkapf *ral Vlsitsd Mothers Day by fief s<Sfl-iri4aw and daughter, Mr and Mrs Fred Kossick of Marshalltown. In the afternoon they were joined by the sons and daughters-in-law, Mr and Mrs G. A. Wittkopf and Mr and Mrs Ed Wittkopf and families. Mr find Mfl OUn McMurray of Gleridale, Calif., former residents here, came Friday for a visit with Mrs McMurray's mo* ther, Mrs Mary Zittritsch, arid 6ther relatives. It was a surprise for Mothers* Day on Mrs Zittrit- sch. Mr and Mrs Clyde Amon were visited over the weekend by their son, Jack, a student at Omaha Bible Institute. He is a member of the quartet which tobR part in the service* here at the Regular Baptist church Friday, Saturday, ahd Sunday, . Mr and Mrt Jack Klaus be* Carrie the parents of a,sort, Mark Edward, born Monday. Mr and Mrs Edward Khln, are the grandparents arid Mrs Mary Kalfu is great grandmother for the first lime. Mrs Klaus was formerly Phyllis Kain. Portland Progress Club will meet Thursday, May 17, at Mau6 don arid firfflsf 8 Matvey hostesses. The program will be tin mental health. .This meeting )S open to any'interested women, in the Township; ' • ,; ; Mr and Mrs Joe Willger had as (jinner guests, last, week Sunday, Mr and Mrs Joe .Krebseck of Pocahontas, Mr .arid MfS Alfred Miller and Donna May of Corwith dnd Mr and Mrs Charles Hoff- rhan. ' •• .^ DIAMO ("HO* I* w.i^p • " f f7* pr<v -ookat this They Last I- ;•; u got LADIES OVEfiNITE CAST A Regular $^9 Vftlua Out They Go - Smash _x BOYS JACKETS,Going at Fishermen! Hot Speci*tlf"i ROD & REEL ~" Here We Go Again1 . ; rx: CHAMERAt WORK SHOTS 980 BIG PAINT SALE/ -And What a Paint Sal* What Are You Painting OUTSIDE WHITE . .Gallon FIAT WALL PAIHT...Gal. 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