The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 15, 1956 · Page 31
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 31

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, May 15, 1956
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Junior-Senior Prom All-Night AfLivermore Livermore—The Junior - Senior banquet was held in the high school gym Saturday evening, May 5. The theVne was garden of memories. The banquet was served by the mothers of the junior class at 6:30 p.m. At 9 p.m. there was a prom With Prank Jonas and his orchestra furnishing the music. At midnight the group went to Humboldt for a movie. They then returned and had a 4 a.m. breakfast. Pre-Nuptlal Shower There was a Miscellaneous shower in the Methodist church parlors Wednesday evening in honor of Linda Butler, who will soon be married. A program was given. An organ and accordion YOUR BEST BUY I WORK Seamless uppers —• cork raian — ireaied to resi*t acid. ••.. . \ DIAMOND'S duet was given by Mrs Rasmus Olson and, Mrs .Donna Lena, several readings were given by Mrs Donald Clark, a vocal solo by Carol Olson and readings by Mrs Genevieve Morse, an organ solo by Mrs Rasmus Olson. The bride-to-be, who will marry Robert Bahr of Algona, opened her gifts on a table decorated with yellow roses and white candles. She was assisted with opening her gifts by Mrs Charles Wood and Mrs Donna Lenz. Refreshments were served by the committee. The Intermediate Youth Fellowship of the Methodist Church enjoyed a picnic in -the church parlors Sunday evening and later attended a show at Hurnboldt. Each member invited a guest.' Mrs Alfred Smith entertained at a birthday party at her home Friday afternoon in honor of the first birthday of her daughter, Becky. Those attending the party were Mrs Martin Thoden and Gale, Mrs Alvin Hansen and Donna, Mrs Karsten Kvitli and Bruce, Mrs Albert BordwelJ and Karen, Mrs Clyde Smith, her two grandmothers, Mrs Johanna Smith and Mrs Howard McCrady and her great grandmother, Mrs Lenora McCrady of Humboldt. About twenty friends and neighbors of Mrs Ernest Haack gathered at her home Friday afternoon to help Mrs Haack celebrate her birthday. The afternoon was spent visiting. Mrs Haack received gifts and silver from her friends. • A luncheon brought by the guests was served. The same ,' evening Mr and Mrs Allen Foth entertained Mr and Mrs Haack and Geraldine and Mr and Mrs Irwin Emrich and family of Ringsted at their home in honbr of the birthday of Mrs Haack. The following ladies went to the home of Mrs Genevieve Weydert Saturday afternoon to help Mrs Weydert celebrate her birthday: Mrs George Foth, Mrs Bess Devine, Mrs Mike Kisch, Mrs Richard Dunphy and Mary, Mrs Arnold Kellner, Mrs Howard BOrmafln of Algona, Mrs Joe Lehfgch, Mrs Richard McKehna, ,Mrs Clyde Smith, Mrs Henry Monson and Mrs Henry Strunc and family of Bancroft. The afternoon was spent playing 500. Mrs Weydert was presented with gifts from her friends. A lunch* eon brought by the guests was served. Guests Monday at the home of Mrs Anna Welter were Mr and Mrs Donalds of'California and Mrs C. N. Welter Of Ottoseh. Dr. and Mrs Rossing of Bode were Sunday dinner guests at the home of his son, Dr. and Mrs T, D. Rossing and family, Mr and Mrs Don Welch and family, who have : been visiting her mother,'Mrs GertrudeiBoyd have, returned to their home in California. Mrs Welch has been caring for her mother for several weeks. Mrs Ralph Hollinger, Mrs Lawrence Frederick, Mrs Martin Miller, Mrs Edna, Mrs Bil> King, Mrs Edna Bowes and Mrs Harry CWrk, members of the 20th Century Club, entertained the Equality Club members anc Mrs Paul Wade Of Bode, Mr? Burrell Smith, Mrs Charles Richard, Mrs Francis Murphy and Mrs Fr'ed Hintz at a May Da} party in the dining room of the Lutheran Church Tuesday afternoon. .';•'.. Mrs Gale Berryhill entertain ed the Delta Dek Club members at her 'home Friday afternoon. Following a dessert luncheon auction bridge _ wste the afternoon's entertainment. High prize went to Mrs Harry Zigrang, second high to Mrs Harry Clark and oilier prizes to Mrs Karl Baessler and Mrs Joe Sanders. Dr. and Mrs T. D. Rossing and family were Friday evening dinner guests at the home of his parents! Mr and Mrs Rossing at Bode and helped his father cele- brate'his birthday.- Mr and Mrs George Schaller and son of near LuVerne were Thursday evening visitors at the Ray Gales home. Mrs Gertrude ,Boyd is receiving a visit from her son-in-law. til VERNE HIGH SCHOOL - CLASS OF,1 Sir ipii rig Je r ry felle i — Pictures by Wollz Studiu, Des Moines PICTURES PRESENTED THROUGH COURTESY QF: LuVERNE CO-OPERATIVE ELEVATOR Mr Walsh of California. His wife and fatally have been! here several weeks caring for Mrs Walsh's mother, Mrs Gertrude Boyd, who underwent surgery several weeks ago. They will return to their home next week. Mr and Mrs Rudy Hildman of Wesley were Friday visitors at the home of her sister, Mrs Ray Gales and family, Mr and Mrs Howard Johnson and family of Ruthven were Sunday visitors at the home of her grandmother, Mrs Rose Smith. They were also at the home of his parents, Mr and Mrs Johnson at Bode and helped his mother cele? brate her birthday. Mr and Mrs John Erpelding and Mr and Mrs Joe Reding of Whittemore were Wednesday visitors at the Altman home. Mr and Mrs Walsh of California, who are visiting at the Mrs Gertrude Boyd home attended a Walsh family reunion Sunday in Fort Dodge. : Mrs Elmer Gronbach was hostess to the Just For Fun Club members at her farrrl home Wednesday . afternoon. A dessert luncheon was served after which auction bridge was . the afternoon's entertainment. Invited guests were Mrs Norman Scott, Mrs Catherine Reed and Mrs Culvert Johnson. Dr.'and Mrs George Gilbert of Cedar Rapids spent Wednesday with Mrs Gilbert's sister, Anna Altman, .who underwent surgery at Mercy Hospital in Fort Dodge, Thursday. Her sister, Florence Altman of Outwood, Ky. came to visit her. Mrs Raymond Berte and chil dren visited friends in Algona Friday. ' Dinner guests Sunday'at the Cletus Streit home in honor of the birthday of Joe Freilinger were Mrs Anna Berte and Agnes and Joe Freilinger. STRICTLV-BUSINESS AJAX INSURANCE: Co. "That's Argylc—sells marine insurancel" Tuesday, May 15, 1956 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moine«— 7 in Algona visiting various industries! A sack picnic lunch was enjoyed in the park at noon. program of musical numbers and reading of poems was enjoyed. The senior girls are Linda Sor- cpsen, Vcra Hanselman, Myrna Northrop, Suzanne Harper and Sandra McLnughlin. They each received a gift from the club. Skip Day Friday was skip day for th ? pupils of the first and second grades of, the LuVerne School. The 32 first graders and 18 second graders, their teachers, Esther Merldc and Mrs Harold Nielson, Jr., went to spend the day Mrs Larry Werner, son Pvt. Larry Worner, stationed at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. and daughter, Rosemary of DeGrat'f, Minn., came Friday to visit in the home of their daughter and sister, Mrs tlilly Hardcopf and Mr Hardcopf. The United Stales, this year, • will consume over 25 billion pounds of meat. •Hotttr . costs 5o little As Little As $3.00 A Month ic Service Co. Last Rites For W. Riley, 60, LuVerne LuVerne — Funeral services for Arthur W. Riley, 60, were held in the Evangelical United Brethren Church, 2 p.m. Monday, May 7, with Rev. J. Paul Stevens officiating. Casket bearers were Bertie C. Rfiinus. Harold Riley, P. D. :Schichtl, Darreld Martin, Richard Riley and Ralph Lindhorst. Bur; .-il was in LuVerne Cemetery with military graveside rites of 'he. Ernest Merkle Post 664. Arthur William, son of John ?nd Ida Riley, was born at Dy-art, May 29, 1895, and died at a Fort Dodge hospital, May 5. He was a veteran of the'World War I, serving in Company E, 132nd Infantry, 33rd Division. He ••as with the army in France and 'hen in the occupation army following the war, being one of Ihc last to return. On April 26, 1921, he wai- united in marriage to Gladys Sankey. To this union was born a daughter, Marjory. They lived at Richpoint for two years before moving to Irvington in 'fl' ) .3 from where they went to Wesley and later back to Irvington. Since 1932 he has made his home in LuVerne. For- 39 years Art was associated with tho Kunz Grain Company. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs James Doaks; three sisters, Mrs Charity Joines. Mrs Birdie Traylor, both of Waterloo, Mrs Judd Berryhill of Humboldt, and one granddaughter, Nita Sue Ooaks, LuVerne. Ho was ovecoded in death by his wife, Gladys, who died Feb. 7, 1958, his parents, two brothsrji Douglas and Milford, and one :ister, Mrs Elma Armstrong. Biblo School Planned The Methodist and Evangelical United Brethren Churches are cooperating in a Union Daily v nc ri 'ion Bible school to be held in the east annex of the Lu- Verne Public School May 28 to Tune 2, (with the exception of Memorial Day.) Class sessions will begin each morning at 9 a.m. and continue until 3:30 p.m. Ali children from 4 years of age up .to,, and including eighth grade 'Will be welcome. , "Missions" will be the theme of the school this year wan study based on American Indians. In each of the classes there will be Bible lessons, songs, handwork, stories, games and filmstrips. The classes and teachers in the school will be: Beginners, (pre-school) Sonja Goetsch and Joyce Neal; primary (grades 1 and 2), Eleanor Marty, Janice Heine; Primary, (grades 3 and 4) Mrs James Mallory; Junior (grades 5 and 8), Rev. J. Paul Stevens; Intermediate (grades 7 and 8), Rev. Robert Kessinger. Each pupil should bring pencil, paper, crayons, scissors, Bible, note book and sack lunch (if oui of town). Plan now to attend New Arrivals ,Mr and Mrs William Guderian of San Diego, Calif., became the parents of their' first child, a son, Steven Merrill, weight 9 pounds. Wednesday, May 9. Mrs Guderian is .the former Charlene Henry, daughter of Mr and Mrs Arthur Henry of Pocahontas. Mr and Mrs Henry Guderian of Algona are the paternal grandparents. Mr and Mrs George A. 'Sgglealon of LuVerne are th ^teat-grandparents. • : i 'Mr and' Mrs Sylvester -.Brace 1 .are the parents of a sov. r pound, eleven and one-half ourc jon born Friday, May 11, at St. Ann ho.spitil, Algona. They have two other sons Kevin and Jason. Mrs Brace is the former Charlene Rath, daughter of William Rath and the late Mrs Rath of Algona. Tuesday Club Met The Tuesday club enjoyed a 1 o'clock luncheon at the Johnson House in Algona, May 8. This was the final meeting of the year as they recess during the summer months. Entertainment of the afternoon was a program. A piano solo by ( Mrs J. Pau' Stevens. A skit entitled, "You must become glamorous to win a husband" was given by Mrs Fred Merkle and Mrs B. E. Martin. A history of the club was read b., Mrs Paul Blumer. A short Moth • tr's Day story was reaJ by Mr Merkle. Tea For Seniors A tea for the girls of the senior class, who wore the honored guests of the Progressive club, in the home of Mrs Bertie C. Ramus after school. Pouring was club president, Esther Merkle, and Mrs Glenniss Harper. A Try It For 14 Days I You're invited to come into our store • right away . . , take home a Foley •• Advanced-Design 18 or 20-inch Rotary : Mower . , . try it on your lawn for 14 days , . . give it a real workout . . . see what a beautiful job it does , , . see how easy lawn mowing can be. You'll agree the Foley is finest for your own lawn-if not. you get your money back. You've nothing to lose . . . and easier, better lawn grooming to gain! 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