Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on August 17, 1944 · Page 2
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Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa · Page 2

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 17, 1944
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(#,' , r-f '- KOSSUTH COtml?V AbVANCfc, ALQONA, tOWA RAY M. WATSON IN LETTER FROM SAN FRANCISCO Ray M. Watson, 1055 Fell St., San Francisco 17, writes under date of last week Wednesday that he is "still enjoying the weekly visits of the two Algona papers though familiar names are becoming scarce. Howeyer. we do find much of great interest. Your Long. Long Ago column is a treat always, as is Charley Klamp's farm page also. But we wish you could get a correspondent for the Irvington neighborhood again. We have missed Mrs. K. P. Roney's column. "We noted in the .Upper Des Moines an interesting story (in the July 25 issue) dealing with the Irvington postoffice; but the correspondent erred in the statement that C. J. Dutton and H. A. Lewis served longest as postmaster. My wife's commission was dated September 10, 1921, and she resigned May 31, 1943, so that her tenure was -'nearly 22 years. "San Francisco is still suffering from a housing shortage, lack of men to man the vast shore jobs. Women are doing a great work in all types, and race or color is no handicap in any vocation here. "On July 15, I signed up with the U. S. Coast Guard in the ' Voluntary Port Security Service, j and will serve two six-hour | hitches a week, assisting in guarding ships and cargoes on j the Bay area. "We felt the recent Port Chicago explosion in our apartment, j though it was 40 miles away. "Our boys in the service are j still in the same areas—Bob, who is in the navy, on the USS Massachusetts, and Paul, of the army i engineers, in northern Australia, i Bob recently spent 23 days here,: his first leave in two years in the j •South Pacific. TWO ALGONIANS FROM OVERSEAS GET FURLOUGHS S-Sgt. Russell Crapser, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Crapser, who came recently for a 21-day furlough with' his parents here, was ordered to Fort Sam Houston, Tex., for reassignment, after 26 1 /:; months in Alaska, but is now at j Aberdeen, Md., where 'he is studying tank and truck motors at a motor school. The young man is" married,'and his wife, who has been living j with her parents at Brilt, plans i to join him as soon as living' quarters at Aberdeen can be obtained./ . ;..; First Sgt. Charles J. Has- |ings is at home ,on furlough, vis- }Ung; his wife, the • formar Eva j Shackclford, and his 14-moriths j "daughter Dixie Lee, whdm he: hajs seen for the first time. '.; j The sergeant, who sa'w §2 ! "months of active service: in ths I Mediterranean area, is to report i to Miami, Fla., in September for reassignment. His wife will accompany him, but the baby will remain with her grandparents till it is learned whether he is 1o stay in this country or 'be sent overseas again. EDITOR'S ANCIENT CAR FIGURES IN A HOT WEATHER TALE A comody of errors sent Sheriff Cogley, his deputy 'Marc Moore, the city officers, and state patrolmen scurrying around in search of the Wm. C. Dewel 1937 Ford Friday. Some weeks previously rear turning signals had been ordered installed at Kent's. The garage boys caught up with the job Friday, and an emp'oye got the car without notice. Word was, however, duly phoned from the garage, but \va.s misunderstood, and a theft report was made to the sheriff. Another phone message when the news reached the garage set the matter straight. The sheriff's office is now trying to make T. T. Herbst, who holds the theft insurance, "wood up" on a promised gift on recovery of the car, and Mr. Dewel is ruminating on whether he gained or lost, in view of all the circumstances. Coming to Fair for One Day Picnic at Biai* Park— The picnic club which meets indoors in winter and outdoors in summer met Friday for supper at the Ambrose A. Call state park. Attending: Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Murtagh, Dr.. A. L. Rist, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis ftist, Mr. and Mrs. Myrle Griggs.isph Warren, Lucia Wallace. r ' ,,., t Shower for Mrs. Bahwart— A miscellaneous shower will be given at Mrs. A. E. Kresensky's Friday honoring.' Mrs. Harold Banwart, the former Lois Colwell, bride of a few days. Hostesses will be the Mes"dames A. E. Kresensky, Lloyd Robinson, Marc Moore, H. T. Barker, and Frank Butts. ;..•• -.. Naomi Club Plans Picnic— An annual,family picnic of (he Naomi Circle will be held Friday evening at 6:30 at the swimming pool park. Each member is to take sandwiches, dishes, and a covered dish. OTHER SOCIETY. The United Service Women will meet at the Legion hall Monday at 8 p. m. W A NTS WANTED—MARRIED MAN for general farm work. — Kyle Keith, Hurt. Op49 PLOWING WANTED — LLOYD Martin 4 mi. W. and 4 Si of Algona; Phone 25F32. 12p FOR SALE — 1 2-A BEARCAT Hammermill with cutterhead, good condition; John Deere corn binder, practically new. — Nick Bertc, Jrvington. 17p49-51 A FEW LATE BERKSHIRE and Hereford spring boars, some real Berkshire fall boars, Shorthorn, Angus and Ayrshire bulls. —Price reasonable.Ben B. Studer, Wesley. 22(2)24tf FOR SALE—30 DAIRY heifers, 10 bred and 20 open; one Brown Swiss bull; 1 Jersey bull; 1 bay saddle horse, neck reined and lady broke. — Stevenson Bros., Britt. 26u49 FOR SALE—TWO f>.25x22 truck tires, 10 ply, and tubes; prewar 600x16 tires; 30x5; 32x6 prewar tubes; synthetic tubes in nil sizes at low prices.—Coa?t to Coast Store. 28u49 GOOD PIGS REQUIRE WAL- nut Grove in their ration. Poor pigs require more. Our service is free. Give it a trial and be convinced. — H. S. Fain, Humboldt, la. Phone 297-M. 25(2)51tf FOR SALE — BED. -SPRINGS, and mattress complete. — Rev. J. A. Riggs, Wesley. 9p49 STOCK CA.fTLE AND LIGHT hogs. When in need of feeders phone or see me before you buy.—Sid John, Elm'ore, Minn. Box 225 of phone 103. 49-52 4% HOME and BUSINESS property loans to purchase repair or refinance present loan. Pay any amount any time. Long convenient terms.—Algona Federal Savings and Loan Assn. u46tf 240 ACRES LOCATED northern Kossuth county. Good to fair set of farm buildings with electricity. Good crops, showing excellent soil. Prices $130.—O. B. Anderson, Forest City. 24p(3)48-49 160 ACRES LOCATED 3 MILES from Buffalo Center. Well improved with R. B. A. First class corn land; Priced $150. Owner in poor health wants to retire,— O. B. Anderson Forest City. .. ., . 26p(3)-48-49 FOR SALE — BEDROOM, DIN- ing room, kitchen and living room furniture, electric stove, 10 m. hi." projector, flashograph, typewriter, radio, piano, baby buggy, crib.—Mrs. Raymond E. Borg; Swca City. 24u49-50 LADIES, DIAMOND RING found July-'28 north of courthouse cellarway, Owner can have by proving,ownership, paying costs. This notice published to conform with 'section 12206 Iowa code.— Lloyd. Haubach, Algona. 25p47-49 CARD OP to express i n lhis ™ E cere thanks lo nil our * H neighbors who , Ur of kindnc, s " ing the recent in, of .our beloved fc? N| son and brother Aft 81 " 1 ' I gando.--.Mrs. Aib«i r c: Mary Ann Porcjm u , Pcrgande, Fr& md - c - » and Mrs. Carl Mrs. Carl Mrs. August rcr,, nn , Mrs. Ed. Pcrcand' « c ' Henry Pergand" ' Mr ' —will be feat, , , G , s 'i TIONAL DUROC pnte.4 the fair B rounrU C A ON . G 1| WANTED TO RENT—MODERN house or apartment unfurnished. Permanent residence for John Deere dealer. Two people, no pets.—O. F. Drennan, phone 850 between 8 a. m. and 6 p. m. 23p49 FOR SALE—4-WHEEL Trailer with box, good tires; McCormick Deering No. 4 prewar separator, used only 3 months; Chevrolet 6 power unit, ready to operate elevator.—721 East Lucas. 27p49 FOR SALE—ELGIN 5a-FT. wind mill, $50.—Jewell M.^Patterson.' >'('.•"• 9u44tf FOR SALE—HEREFORD, bulls, —Geo. Ferstl, St. Benedict. • • 8p48 ENTERTAINERS FOR THE county fair Thursday, August 31 only, •"-* Will be Jerry Smith and oiher WHO radio slars. Pictured are ' Helen and Cliff Carl, Zelda Scolt, and Jim Day. FOR SALE—BANTAM Rooster j and 2 hens.—Anton •Diariksen,' phone 73-W, Algona. Ilg49 OAK KITCHEN TABLE AND chairs; davenport, for sale.— Mrs. Lloyd Wellendorf. 11-49 WALNUT GROVE IN THE RA- tion will produce better hogs.— H. S. Fain, Humboldt. ohnm 297-M. 12(2)51tf WANTED — ALL KINDS OF hauling. Mail a card or cnll at house on East Elm. — Kenneth Foster. 17(2)13tf TWO-BALL FOURSOME SUNDAY IS PLANNED A mixed two ball-foursome tourncw is announved for Sunday at the Country club links. Prizes will be awarded. Dinner will be served at 7 o'clock. The committee for women consists of chairman, Mrs. W. P. French; other members, Musdames Craig Smith, H. L. Gilmore, K. S. Cowan; committee for men: chairman, Chester Kurtz; other members K. S. Cowan, Ralph Miedke, Harold Brand. Jeanne Clayton a Bride— At. St. Cecelia's church yesterday .morning.took place the marriage of Jeanne Clayton, daughter of the late A. E. Clayton, of Cresco township, and of Mrs. Alice Clayton, Algona, to Harold, son' of Mrs.'Veronica' Roethler, Cresco township. The Rev. J. M. Mallinger, pas- tor/conductecl 'nuptial mass'. Josie McEvoy was organist, and Ave Marja. .by. S.chubctjt, p, .Lord, I Am Not Worthy, and a traditional hymn in honor of the Sacred .Hoart were suag. «A -single-, ring ceremony was performed. 'Best 'man 'was 'Jos. Faber, St. Joe, and 'bridesmaid .was Ruth Cruikshank, co-A. H. S. graduate and 1. S. T. C. roommate 'of the bride. For the occasion the church was decorated with flowers. The audience consisted of relatives and friends of the bride. Ten of Hie St. Cecelia Sisters attended. The bride was gowned in white satin with lace insertions and wore a finger-tip veil with a seed-pearl tiara. She carried a bouquet of pink roses and white sweet peas. The bridesmaid wore a pale pink chiffon gown and carried a bouquet of pink and white asters. Mr. and Mrs. Roethler received congratulations' in the ' church vestibule and a reception with a wedding dinner for GO guests at noon followed at the home of Mrs. Clayton. The couple gave a wedding dance in the evening at the Bancroft Legion hall, with music by the Ray Cook Rhythm club orchestra. Among persons from out of town attending the wedding were the bride's sister, "Mrs. T. G. Clayton-Peterson, Mason City; the bride's uncle, Elmer Peterson, Corwith, and his family; Mrs. Mike Burgart, Ionia, son Clayton; Mrs. Sarah Heit, New Hampton; John Nobisch and Clarence Kuen, No. Washington, la.; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ryerson, Burt; and Mr. and Mrs. Russell Jensen, Lone Rock. Following graduation here and at Cedar Falls, the bride served as teacher one year in the Webb consolidated school, Clay county. During the last year she was in Druggists Mutual employ. The couple arc spending a honeymoon week at the Dewel cottage at Clear Lake, after which they will be at the Roethler farm west of Algona. where Mr. Roethler is farming with his mother. Townsend Club Has Meeting— The Townsend club met with Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Holdren Tuesday evening for a business session followed by parlor "Bingo." Jean Holdren, first vice-president, announced that more new dubs were organized in June than in any other month in two years. Mrs. Lena Magonegil read I a nine - point plan towards Townsend Plan victory and pointed out that the Algona club was carrying out six of the points. Mrs. Mabel Kruse, club treasurer, read a letter from an overseas soldier thanking the organization for the Towi'isend Weekly. A Prothmans was read. Mrs. A. M. Anderson w.as announced as a five time Liberty ] Bell ringer, and as a reward had ; received a special Liberty Bell Packet. Chairmen were appoint- ' ed to carry out afternoon pro- ' grams: Mrs. Dora Flora, Mrs. A. ! M. Andarson, Mrs. Ellen Bjustrom, Jean Holdren, Mrs. Mary i Taylor, Mrs. Marie Pederson. i Announcement was made of a ' benefit card party to be held at j Mrs. J. J. Dooley's this week! Friday, Mrs. Thcresia Neuroth i and Mrs. Lena Magonegil assist- ! ing. . . | The next regular club mbeting | will be' held 'Tuesday . cvtmi'n'g, i September 5, 'Mr. and- Mrs. : Mar- | tin .J. Kruse.. hosts. . • . .: j A light lunch'., was served' by | M.rs. Cgra Holdren, assisted by Mrs. Mary ' Lallier.., • . ' .-,'...•: . :.The W.Y-t'an : ye :-gir' nic at the Ambrose A. Call park' shelter-house Tuesday ' ing.. Twenty-two-, members" -V, 'tended. 'The committee in- charge consi-.iod of Kathryi. Van Ke^s, chairman, Jessie Smith. Genevieve Sterling, Lavon Lindhorst, Marjorie Peterson, and Ann Fechncr. NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL No. 5189 State of Iowa, Kossuth County, ss. In District Court, March term, 1944. To All Whom It May Concern: You are hereby notified, that an instrument of writing purporting to be the last Will and Testament of Grace Green Leadingham, deceased, dated March 20, 1943, having been this day filed, opened and read, Monday, the llth day of September, 1944, is fixed for hearing proof of same at the Court House in Algona, Iowa, before the District Court of said County, or the Clerk of said Court; and at ten o'clock a. m., of the day above mentioned all persons interested are hereby notified and required to appear, and show cause if any they have, why said instrument should not be probated and allowed as and for the last Will and Testament of said deceased. Dated at Algona, Iowa, August 14, 1944. (Seal; HELEN WHITE, Clerk of District Court. ALMA PEARSON, Deputy. E. C. McMAHON, Algona, Iowa, Attorney. 49-51 FOR SALE—HAMPSHIRE sows to farrow last of August or first of September.—C. C Baas, West Bend. . 15p49 FOR SALE—MODERN BUNGA- '• low, six rooms and bath, good condition, garage; on pavement. 1 —See D. D. Monlux. 15p49, FOR SALE—W. C. ELLIS-Chal-' mers tractor and cultivator in A-l condition; baled straw.—Vifr-j gil Hcesch, Titonka.- v 15p49| HELP WANTED — GIRL OR! woman for general;:- housework.! Full time, ' ( steady work. Good! wages.—Apply Advance office. ! .-. 17u49 FOR SALE—32-VOLT Automatic; Delco light plant. Good batter- i ies, good serviceable condition",^.! Erwin H. Eden, Ph. 9 on 26, «,TI^ tonka. 19p43-'49j FOR SALE OR RENT—A CAF% doing good business. Reason' for going out. poor health.—Wall- > burg Cafe, north of Algona, junct. j 169-18. 21p49i WANT TO PURCHASE PART or whole litters of English Shepherd, Collie, or Terrier pups. State price.—Bow-Wow Kennels, Reinbeck. 20p49 at Bancroft Friday, August IS — Lyuu Kerns. Tuesday, August 22—llolide JJios. FOR SALE — CLEAN EASY milking machine, used 8 mos. —Melbourne Heesch, 7 mi. N. on 226 and 1 mi. E. and % mi. N. of Wesley. 20p49 When President James A. Garfield was head of Hi j rain College in Ohio he was approached by-the father of a prospective student. "Can yon simplify the course?" he asked. "My boy will never take all that in. He wants to get through by a shorter route." "Certainly," answered Garfield, "I can arrange for that. It all depends on what you want to make of him. When God wants to make an oak, He takes a hundred years; but when He wants to make a squash, He requires only two months." Thc-re is no "short cut" to real success. This store has been building up a reputation for honesty, qual- vity and progressiveness for 7-4 years. We .have fol- .lowed every honorable principle in .the condudt of t'hisv business. We have maintained every standard of excellence. Others have come ahd.'gbne but THE CH11|SCH1LLES STOnE inarches on to .its Diamond Jubil|e next year. There is no substitute for qual- , ity,; there are no "short cuts" to success, ^e'vie made . ::-:oUi!'s the long, hard way. , • ' ^ Cn rsc ^ 1 "I"! hill STEADY EMPLOYMENT for a man -operating an established business of your own in Algona and surrounding territory is now available. Guaranteed salary and commission. Expenses paid. Right man will exceed $50 a week income. No investment required. For further information write or call Jewel Tea Company/Waterloo, Iowa. j 47u45-50 . ternoon, Aug. i a boars Saturday ', raisers to breeding stock prices. Durocs aro large, husky i illcr Faster on Loss Feed. Now here's a grand Gabardine two-piecer that's suitable, from morn'til night. i Sleeves, breast-pocket and front opening of this form i fitted jacket are trimmed right'iip to your chin in contrasting braid. The skirt i.? different and really spells "oomph", with five pleats in front and a kick pleat in hack. This Bobbie Brooks original comes in your favorite, flattering colors. Sises9tol5 Look your pretties this soft-wool two-piei Form fitted jacket \ a twin row of tuttoi Skirt is slightly flan with front kick plealj give you plenty.! freedom. This orig Bobbie Brooks comes in gay, bewitcl colors. Sizes 9 tol 4 TTIHt* Chrisc o lull. f&CIS '-1 Ki'euing heat in and col f "• \* what wlntonirooJ- ) OUt Ih >i"« l " Inir your home means, f Good insulatiou, .veather Cowan Bldq Supply Co.

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