The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 22, 1956 · Page 21
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Shower Honors Miss khutter At Titonka Tiionka — A miscellaneous shower was held Friday evening, May 11, for Katheryn Schutler at the Immanuel Lutheran church parlors. Her sisters, Mrs Ubbe Ubben and Wilda Schutter assisted her with the unwrapping, Mrs Paul Christ poured and Mildred and Harriet Ullmann and Beverly Haack carried the gifts to and from tile 'table. Hostesses for the shower were Mrs Katie Rode, Mrs Fred Bruns, Mrs Heiko Bruns Mrs Mindert Ullman, Mrs Walter Haack and Verla Brandt. Tot Baptized Patricia Kay Stecker, daughter of Mr and Mrs Martin Stecker was baptized Sunday, May 13, at Good Hope Lutheran church with Cora Belle Stecker and Connie Sleeker being her sponsors. Mrs Mary Anderson of Lakota and Henry and Connie Stecker were dinner guests at the Martin Stecker home. Rev. William Kroon of.Lester lias accepted a call to be pastor of the Ramsey Reformed church and will move here in the near future. Irvin Welp is spending a 17- day furlough from the armed services visiting his parents, Mr and Mrs Ray Welp and family, and other relatives and friends. S/1C Alvin Moore is home on furlough and is visiting at the home of his grandmother. Mrs Edna Richter, and also at his mother's home in Algona, the Harold Smiths. Louise Sachau returned Wednesday from a two week's trip visiting in the southern states and Florida. Mr and Mrs Harold Krueger 13 COLORS 13 RUSCO WINDOWS SALVANIZED STEEL SELF- STORING COMBINATION gives fou more convenience and comfort than any other combination window 1 r.USCO DOOR HOODS AND WINDOW CANOPIES add greatly to the beauty of your home ! Charles Miller RUSCO SALES Phone 741-W after 6 p.m. Display at 116 So. Dodge, Algona and family of Minneapolis and Ed Callies, also of Minneapolis, are spending the weekend at the Lester Callfes home and also visiting friends and relatives here. Fred Thacker has sold his theatre to Callies Brothers who are redecorating and a free show will be held May 23. Walter Haack will be the new operator. Rev. and Mrs J. E. DeGqlia and family were Friday evening dinner guests of Mr and Mrs Jack Easton and family. Rev. DeGolia and his family left after the class night exercises for Shawnee, Okla. where he will make his home. Mr and Mrs Leo Seiberts and daughter, Alvera, of Grimes, were Sunday dinner guests of the Misses Etta and Maud Stecker. Mr and Mrs Maurice Sunde of Mankato were weekend guests of Mr and Mrs Conrad Schmidt. Folkcrt Sleeker met the bus at Wesley Thursday evening to bring Ralph Hopkes of Rockfprd home for a two week visit with friends and relatives here. Mrs G. D. Welhousen entered Buffalo Center hospital Wednesday for treatment. Mr and Mrs Leo Seiberts and daughter were Sunday supper guests of Mrs Henry P. Harms and sons Sunday. In the evening they attended the baccalaureate services for Fred G. Stecker of Lakota. Beverly Stecker and 2 friends, Lu Veine Sparks and Leona Brandt, all of Minneapolis, spent the weekend at the home of Beverly's parents, Mr and Mrs Henry Stecker Jr. Mrs Henry Van Hove, Mrs Heiko Boekejman, Mrs Walter Tapper, Mrs John Rippentrop, Mrs John Welhousen and Mrs Donald Tapper were the women representing the German Township homemakers club that spent the day in Des Moines Tuesday. They were among the 41 Kossuth women that went by chartered bus from Algona. They spent the clay visiting interesting points in Des Moines. Mr and Mrs Leo Seiberts and daughter of Grimes were afternoon callers at the Martin Stecker home Sunday. Thursday afternoon Louise Sachau, Mrs George Sachau and Debbie drove to Manly to meet Ida Sachau of Kansas City, Mo. who came on the train to spend the weekend visiting the Sachau and Swan families in Titonka. Friday she spent the day at Kanawha. Mrs Anna Ubben was an afternoon caller Wednesday at the home of Mrs Anna Swyter. In the evening Mrs Ben Meyer and Mrs Alfred Baade called. Mr and Mrs George Sliurson and family of New Richland, Mir.n. were Mother's Day visitors at Mrs Shurson's parental home, Mr and Mrs Howard Andrews. Grady Smith, local barber, is a patient at University hospital, •lo>ya«jCity,-y undergoing a check u'p and x-rays'. Mrs Reinert Diurksen and daughter, Serlena Helton and Amanda Heesch, all of Des Moines, visiting at the Anna Swyter ahd Nick Heesch homes over the weekend. MaflySi Stecker, daughter of Mr and Mrs Henry Stecker, was interviewed at the Immanuel Trinity Lutheran church pt Fon du Lac, Wis. Friday and was accepted as a parish worker and will begin her duties June 15. Marlys will graduate fr»m Waverly, May 29. Donald Baade, son of Mr and Mrs Henry Baade, arrived home from Germany Saturday, April 28, after a year of overseas duty and two years of duty. He has been discharged from the army and at present will be at home. First Communion For 12 At St. Benedict St. Benedict—At the 9:00 a.m. mass Sunday, May 13, in St. Benedict's church with Rev. C. Ernst, .celebrant, 12 children made tlieir First Holy Communion. Robert Arndorfer as cross- bearer followed by two mass servers, Bernard Plemml and Kenneth Arndorfer, entered the church. Two first graders, Eugene Lickteig and Gerald Bormann, the candle bearers, led the 12 children to the altar where they were to receive their first communion. Two older mass servers, Richard Lickteig and Jack McCarthy, and Father Ernst followed the first communicants who were as follows: Thomas Arndorfer, son of Mr and Mrs Arnold Arndorfer; Charles Arndorfer; Steve Eischen, son of Mr and Mrs Bob Eischen; Michael Lickteig, son "of Mr and Mrs P'pnnis Lickteig; Glenn Eischen, son of, Mr and Mrs Ervin Eischen; Jerry McCarthy, son of Mr and Mrs Don McCarthy; Mary Catherine Bormann, daughter, of Mr and Mrs Donald Bormann; Jean Plemml, daughter of Mr and Mrs Peter Plemml, Linda Lickteig, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ed Lickteig; Sharon Platt, daughter of Mr and Mj's Vernon Platt; Marcia Grandgenett, daughter of Mr and Mrs John Grandgenett; and Jane Arndorfer, daughter of Mr and Mrs Philip Arndorfer. Farm Shorts Titonkan 1956 Wartburg Grad Harris Sonncnberg. son of Mr and Mrs G. B. Sonnenberg, Titonka, is a member of the class of 1956 at Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa. Degrees and diplomas will be awarded to 137 candidates at the 104th annual commencement exercises to be held in Knights gymnasium Tuesday, May 29, at 10 a.m. Sonnenberg^ will be awarded Ihe Bachelor of ,-Arfs 4sgi'ee. Majoring in German, -he is on the Arts-Seminary course, and plans to enter Wartburg Theological Seminary, Dubuquc, Iowa. by Dean Barnes, Co. Ext. Director * . * * The corn planting season is in full swing now. Corn planting is sort of the highlight time of year here in Kossuth county. Everything else for the whole year sort of directly or indirectly revolves around getting the corn planted. * * * Here are some interesting facts in regard to artificiarbreeding of cattle. Nearly 5% million cows were bred artifically in the U. S. in 1955. Iowa ranks 6th among the 48 stales in number with 311,651 cows served. Of all the bulls used in all the associations, 36 percent had been officially proved by the U.S.D.A. The daughters of these bulls produced 690 pounds more milk and 40 pounds more butterfat than their dams in the herds in which they are proved. * * * Went up to Art Baker's farm the other day to build a stile over the fence so people can get in to see our oat variety plot. The plot is next to the Good Hope Church. Art and I got our posts, 2x4's spade, etc., together and went over. Rev. Paul Hanson, pastor of the church, came out and gave us a hand. Just as we were finishing up Fred Plumb drove in. Fred went over the stile and said it was O.K. and that if it would hold him up it would hold anyone. * * • The County Beef Producer's Association directors are planning a cattle feeders tour in the southeastern area of the county for June 1. Each June the association sponsors a cattle feeders tour and they are very educational and attract a large group of people. Put June 1 down on your calendar and hold the day open. Watch the papers for further information later on. » * * Grain sorghum is about 90% the equal of corn as livestock feed. Sorghum grains are low in vitamins A and D. They are also low in calcium. They have slightly more protein than corn, but less fat. Sorghum grain requires a supplement which will balance the ration in these nutrients. They should be coarse ground or cracked for the best results. SEXTON NEWS There must be ; a pretty hard working bunch around this town or else a newcomer is just setting a good example. Elmer Phillips retired here to an acreage in the country and • has already started driving truck for Wilford Ward at the local elevator. Welcome home to Mrs Bud Elberts who has visited the past three weeks with a sick aunt in. Wisconsin. Another familiar figure around town has been missing most of the past two weeks. August Kirschbaum has spent much of the lime in bed but hopes the welcome summer weather will take care of some of the pain. Mrs Leo Kirschbaum suffered a painful knee dislocation. It was especially unhandy since her job at the Drive-in Theatre takes a lot of walking. NOW that Mrs Elberts is home don't think her and Arch Burger are starting a duel if they should both walk down the railroad tracks armed with knives. It's just, asparagus hunting time again and these two are the early birds in hunting it down in the track area. With the warm weather arriving, school almost out and youngsters turned out to pasture it's also time for the yearly plea for better driving through town. Not even a watchful adult would have much chance with some of the highway speed demons who persist in ignoring the speed limit sot for the town. The big question now is what is that most eligible young bachelor going to do with all the furniture bought at the local household sale. The greatest inland transportation system in the world is the Great Lakes, with 1,160 miles from the west end of Lake Superior to the outlet of Lake Ontario. Tuesday, May 22, 1956 Algona (la.) Upper Dw MOTOR * A stolen gasoline engine from the Bill Allen farm near Churdan was found in a culvert north of that town recently. The motor was stolen last August and was found to be still in good condition. KtEPUP TO LISTEN TO FARM DIGEST 12:15 P.M. DAILY KIOA • 940 SPONSORED BY UNITED-HAGIE YOURBiSTBUYI ^£ ^f ^BSp^ JBfc^HR^^b 1 ^R(l^«B*wl» ^^ifr dBHpflF^^^ $•*£ »s-eaf*d to xwisi I acid. DIAMOND'S Things start to sparkle when you bring home the Coke! In the size you like best for family or guest! That great taste of Coke makes life more fun.. .\ Gives a bright little lift to everyone extra refreshment, extra ?est *.. Coca-Cola puts you at your sparkling best! Now in 3 s Standard-Size, King-Size, Family-Ske ST. JOE By Mrs Syl Wagner C.D.A. Elects Catholic Daughters of America, Court St. Joseph, met Wednesday, May 9, in St. Joseph's parish hall following the Rosary in church at 8 p.m. Following the business meeting, with Mrs Frank Reding, grand regent, presiding, a very enjoyable talk was given by Rev. John Thilges, S.V.D. of Techny, 111. Highlights of the C.D.A. convention at Iowa City were given by Mrs Frank Reding, grand regent, Mrs Frank Hilbert. vice regent, and Mrs M. T. McGuire, trustee. Election of officers followed with Mrs Frank Reding reelected grand regent; Mrs Frank Hilbert re-elected vice regent; Mrs Raymond Kohlhnas replacing Mary Jane Origcr as prophetess; Mrs Peter Reding re-elected lecturer; Mary Ann Boric re-elected monitor; Mrs Nicholas Weydert re-elected secretary; Mrs Paul Erpelding replacing Mrs Alvin Klein as treasurer; Mary Jane Origcr replacing Mrs John Capcsius as historian; Mrs Ed Bormann re-elected sentinel a net Mrs Milford Plathe re-electen musician. Mrs Peter Becker and Mrs Sylvester Wagner were elected trustees for three yours. Installation of officers will be held at the next regular monthly meeting held Wednesday, June 13. The birthday gift was presented to Mrs Nicholas Wey- rl'Tt with Mrs Ted Wagner and Mrs Leo Thilges receiving prix.es in 500. Rustlers Meet The meeting of Riverdale Rustlers, Units 1 und 2, was held Saturday in St. Joseph's school hall. Arlene Bormann was nominated to take the plaee of Lois Wilfong in the Rally Day choru.-. Talks were Riven by Alice Reding. Lois Wilfong, Bonnie and Barbara Weydurt, Nornia Jean Reding, Marilyn Bormann, Arlene Bormann, Cathy Hilbert, Alma Illg, Karen Winger! and Kalhy Gales. A lunch was served by Carol Erpelding and Connie Sinnwell. of Th. Coco-Cold Compgny by Mineral Springs Coca Cola Bottling Co., Hurnboldl. Local Students | To Boys State Tlu'i.1' b./ys from Al^on;' hi.u.i mid tv.o from St. CeeeJia's were i named by the Ha.u;; - Turner | J.i'jiion po.st to represent Alx"iu. i ;il B...V.- Slate the week of JUIIL- 3 ut Des Moine.-,. The b(iy>. me Jerry D'j\viH'\ p . l.iin \ \Viel;.-, ;,nJ liolj IkuTly i.l ; UT .aid Monte Peaixjn ul thi ; iJt-LiiJeiiiy. Study and uper.ition ; of n<i\ rrnment jnd .-|JuJ'ts ;UL- two j ot the- nijiiii uh.iei'tivc'S ol the \earlv event. .. .. !:..J o.'.ie thinji in common. 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