Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on August 7, 1945 · Page 3
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PAGE SIX KOSSUTH COUNTY ADVANCE, ALGONA, IOWA TUESDAY, AUG. 7, T l^lSCfc vFS> QUALITY Pepsi-Cola Company, Long Island City, N. Y. Franchise,! R»!t!er: Pcpni-Cola Buttling Co. of Fort Dodge -Metal er Stripping will protect your home from icy blasts around windows and doors when cold winds howl this winter. But be sure to order it now when we are not too rushed to handle it before winter comes. Also now is not too early to order storm doors and storm windows. FUEL WILL BE SCARCE this winter and in order to be comfortable under FUEL RATIONING you must take every fuel-saving measure. You can't afford to take a chance this year. ing upply Co. Phone 275 Algona MORE EN Ottosen Picnic Honors Service Men To Help Handle Increased Manufacturing — Largely Government Orders Meat Packing is a Steady Year-Around Industry, With No Conversion Problem GOOD PAY $.70 per hour to start $.74 per hour after 30 days Higher Rates for Skilled Jobs '''Inside Work ' Y 'Modern Cafeteria '•Modern Plant * Group Insurance 'Reasonable Living Costs See Our Representative at the United States Employment Service Office AL<;O\A, AUGUST 2 and 9 THE RATH PACKING COMPANY WATERLOO, IOWA All Jiiriii" 1 conforms uilJi U'ar Manpower Regulations SAILOR TELLS OF ATTACK BY SUICIDE PLANE Ottosen. August 6—A largo | crowd attended the community >9 al workers picnic a week ago Sunday on the signal corps. schoolhouse lawn honoring Sgt. Stanley Enockson, son of Mrs. Renn Enockson, and Herman Thorson, petty officer 3c in the | Coast Gviard, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Thorson. The picnic was sponsored by the Legion Auxil- ! iary and the United Service Wo- I men. Following the picnic dinner a short program was given during dinner which both service men gave n home. short talk. Oncnina the program was community singing of America and Iowa. Mrs. Percy Wat- ncm gave two readings. "Mrs. Malone and the Dutch," anc', 1 "Bud Discusses Cleanliness." Mrs. Loren Daniels also gave a I group of readings: "Medical Discharge," "Soldier's Return," and "A Prayer for Our Boys." Sergeant Enockson Speaks. Sgt. Enockson has been sta- j tioned about 80 miles from London, being in the same camp all of the two years he served over- i seas. He is with the ground j crew of the air corps, and was j with tho 8th air force in Enp- j land. He said all of his work ! was administrative, and that the i other countries of Europe were i as foreign to him as they are to i people at home. i He said he had not seen robot ! bombs with the exception of one I on exhibit in London. Most of . the dama.se from robots was in southern England. The king and queen had visited his camp, but , he happened to be out on pass at that time. He told some English expressions, such as "goods wagon" for freight trains, and "torch" for flashlight. They, call lemonade and orangeade lemon and orange "squash." Thorson Also Talks. Herman Thorson entered service three years ago last January and has seen service on an LST in the south Pacific. After leaving San Francisco he saw action on Leyte and Saipan, and then landed on Okinawa May 2, and the little island of Ie on which the noted Ernie Pyle was killed. He told of one experience with a Jan suicide plane. He said thsy were just coming into a port and saw the plane circling overhead picking out its target. He said I ho began shooting at it, and just •os it started to dive,his. -gurvjainr med! Suicide Plane Misses. He started to clear his gun, and saw the Jap plane coming. He said his throat srot dry, and •everything wont through his mind—all he had done and all he hoped to do. Then he said he could see the plane was headed for a bigger communications ship, and all hands just stood and watched. It was a big relief when the plane missed and went into the sea. He said he had seen sever/ nl these suicide planes, but that was the closest he had come to one—which was close enough, he added. Back io the States. Then one day about a month /ago the commander called all hands in and told them he had bad news for them. They had heard a rumor they would be going home, but this caused all faces to drop, as it portended a little more action. Then the commander finally told them they were heading back for the states, They stayed at Saipan about a wek before coming back. The LST he is on is being repaired and overhauled or he might not have been able to come home at this time. He will report Aug. G, and Sgt. Enockson will go .back to duty Aug. 5. Both expect to ! go to the south Pacific. The program was closed with singing God Bless America, and the rest of the afternoon was spent visiting. turned in an old Ford truck. He has two other trucks besides the new one. Government Girls Here— Jessie and Mae YanBuskirk, of Washington, D. C., arrived last week to spend a two Weeks vacation at the parental Jessie Van, Buskirk home: The girls are clerical workers in the offices of the Oilier Ottosen >'ews. Mr. and Mrs. Harryq Telford, Conton, Calif., hace been spending a two weeks vacation at the home of the latter's sister, Mrs. Roy Enockson. Mr. Telford is a brother of Roy Telford, farmer News Briefs from Fenton east of town, and the Harry Tel- d afternoon, with Mrs. Alvin P — J - ------ mu ..... ''-- -------- The Fairvillc Lutheran Aid Rock last week Tuesday, met in the church basement! Mr. and Mrs. Charles Laurit- Thursday afternoon, with Mrs.' zen,of Glendale, Calif., came a Ervin Gremmels and Mrs. Leland j week ago Monday for two weeks Hantlemann hostesses. Guests! visiting Mr. and Mrs, Harry were Mrs. Julius Gremmels, Mrs. i Hasse and other friends, ihe Clara Gremmels, Mrs. George j Laurilzen family formerly lived Bolte, Mrs. Hugo Faulstich, Mrs.! in Fotitnn. ' H. F. C. Mueller, Mrs. Bill Fish- i Mrs. Emil Bleckwen, daughter er, Mrs. Frank Humphrey, Mrs. | Norma Jean, and Ole^ Pederson, Dan Hantlemann, Salina Hantle-1 of Seneca, drove to Port Dodge mann, and Malinda Hantlemann, Wednesday for Mrs. Ole Peder- and Mrs. Reuben Borkland. I son, who had preyiouly had an The Fenton Lutheran Aid motivation at the Lutheran hos- in the church basement Wednes- ...... WllbUI J.--.1, 4 j,_ to ok the fords were Thursday evening dinner guests at the Rol Telford ome. , Mrs. Helen Fisher and children, of Omaha, who have been aernoon, w rs. . . p iiYmrh nnd Mrs Autrust Zu- ' infant son of Pvt. and Mis. How- Zumach and Mis. August ^u . mach hostesses. visiting at the Mrs. Helen Shipley home for a week returned Mary, of Waterloo, and visited till Thurs : the C. F. Kern home. Tuesday to consult specialists on the infant's health. Mrs. Clyde Humphrey, daughter Ruth Ellen, George Miller, father of Mrs. Humphrey, and „., _______ „. _ .. ....... ______ . , ,, home Sunday. Mrs. Fisher's sis- I Marilyn Jentz, danghter of Mr. Gladys Sleichter, all of ' . . ter Doris returned with them i and Mrs. George Jentz, recently for a couple of weeks visit. returned home after six weeks . Mr. and Mrs. Charles Brown, at the Harvey Higley and Mark West Bend, Mr. and Mrs. DonaW Simmons homes at Fairmont. She LeNarz, Minneapolis, and Mrs. was accompanied back by hot- Edgar Gaines and children, of cousin Joan Simmons, who will Troy, N. Y., were Wednesday visit her. Clvde Major, of Chicago, visited Tuesday and Wednesday at Mr. and Mrs. Morgan Hagen' the Ernest Votteler home. He is were Sunday dinner guests at' a brother of Mrs. Votteler. evening callers at the Oscar Mo r vick home. Moines, were Thursday callers at George Newel's. Miss Sleichter, former teacher here, now teaches in Sheldon, and she is visiting the Humphreys in Des Moines. Mrs. Hattie Weisbrod and Mrs. McConnclly, nee Iva Weisbrod, of Council Bluffs, are visiting at the Lester and Shelby Weisbrod home. Mrs. Weisbrod will make the home of their daughter, Mrs. j The Rev. and Mrs A. F. Reh- | an indefinite visit at the Shelby Judith Hoover, in Bode. They , der went to Hinton Sunday af- j \Vnisbrod home. were also visitors in West Bend ternoon, where the Rev. Mr. Reh- | M,. S . Harry Hasse and Mr. r.nd Thursday. der gave the Mission Festival Mrs Charles Launritzon, of Glen- Mr. and Mrs. George Gralnek, address Sunday evening. On their ( Calif., were Friday of Fort Dodge, were Wednesday ( return they stopped at the home ! noon v j s itors at the Mrs. Carrie evening callers'at the Morgan' of Mrs. Rehder's oarents, Mr. and ; Hasse and Harry Phillips homes Hagen home, as was Mrs. I. Lo-I Mrs. Bert Schuelke, Storm Lake, in Algonn. vig, and Glenn Axne, and Flor-' ence Easly. Mrs. Paul Espinosa and daughter Sherry Ann, of Mason City, spent a few days last week at where they were overnight visit- Mr, and Mrs. Lloyd Berkland ors, returning here the next day. • an d children were Thursday ev- Mrs. Truman Johnson and: en j n g visitors at the Mervin children Lila and Terry, of Swea • p r j e b e home. City, and Mrs. Ira Bromley, o£ ' the parental Peter Holt home. Clinton, were Wednesday after-! Mrs. Espinosa was foremrly Ma- noon visitors at the home of Mrs. W. R. Wolfe. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Tieman and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Dreyer j a week ago ; art- vis Holt. Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Kinseth and son Jerry Wayne, were Thursday evening callers at the and children were Earl Ferkins home at Plover. The j Sunday guests at the Lloyd Bart Ferkins family formerly lived i lett home at Titonka. here. I Ylc Leona Baago, of the Mar- Patricia Jacobs, daughter of j ines, stationed at Madison, Wis., Mr. and Mrs Bernad Jacobs, is! arrived home Friday on a seven spending a few days at the home i day leave with her parents, Mr. of her grandfather Peter Holt. | and Mrs. Hans Baago. T.-Sgt. Conrad Pederson, of Mountain. Home, Ida., spent Friday at the home of his uncle, Oscar Movick. The Oscar Movick family visited a week ago Sunday at the H. F. Anderegg home Bend. in West Several relatives and friends attended a shower Thursday at Cylinder in honor of Mrs. Wallace Weisbrod, formerly Shirley Sprout. Mrs. Forrest Hanifan and Barbara visited Mrs. Harry Montgomery and other friends in Lone Get Home Comfort that Laits • HoMieiimc with an EAGLE CERTIFIED INSULATION JOB Phone ui today CowanBldgSupplyCo. riione 275 ALGONA, IOWA iJIIIIII!IHt!!llllllllllllllltlllllllllllitll!IIIIHi!!!lllllli!llin HAGG POST, American Legion presents Clyde S. Miller's Rodeo 86th Birthday Observed— Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Hofius, Mrs. Alf Lee and children Terry and Barbara, and Mrs. Knut Oppedahl and son Knut Jr. were a week ago Monday visitors at the Lloyd Elston home in Algona. Mr. Hofius' mother, Mrs. Mayme Hofius, lives with the Elstons, and Monday was her 8Gth birthday. Mrs. Elston and Mr. Hofius are brother and sister. They also visited Mrs. Hofius' sister, Mrs. I. W. Nelson, of Lone Rock, who is convalescing after an operation at the Kossuth hospital, and now at the Mrs. Cora Bacon home in Algona. DX Patient at Algona— Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Richards and George Warrior attended a D-X meeting in the Call state park in Algona a week ago Sunday afternoon, at which tank, bulk, and station men and their families were guests. The afternoon was spent at kittenball and visiting, and at 4 o'clock a picnic lunch was held ,and Martin Jen- KCII, representative of the company, served ice cream and .sherbet for the crowd. There were 55 present. New Truck for Movick— Irvin Movick, local trucker, lias purchased a new 1942 model V-8 truck. He has had the permit to purchase one for some time, but had been unable to i get the type he wanted. He AT Kossuth County Fair Grounds ALGONA, IOWA Aug. 9, 10, II, 12 SHOW EACH NIGHT 8:30 P. M. SPECIAL SHOW SUNDAY 3:00 P. M. Parade 7:30 p. m. ADMISSION Adults $1.00 Children 50c Members Armed Services 50c Admissions include tax. Grandstand Free Refrigerator Service I mil well equipped to service Hcfr P. E. STONE Phone 7W-W § SHOW FEATURES S= Krone Killing, Calf Hoping, H Brahma Bull Biding, Old \ = Fashioned Square Dance on H Horseback, Clown and Trick == Mule Acts. TL T* i Ihe lime to Winter-Wrap Your House You'd Be Amazed At the volume of. heat a house can waste in winter time. Heat may leak out through walls, windows, ceilings, and .floors twice as fast as you can put heat into the/room. With insulation s house warms faster—cools more slowly, keeps cooler in summer;. * Gbst of insulation is not heavy- much of the worle yb.uirself. :• -- '** - ' , Roofs Lose Money • - ; .-•*.• Because heat rises, a. lot; is lost through the rdbf unless it , is insulated: 3oof insulatibri.Tnay account for as , nrjuelv as 30% of the sayings you can make., Ypu': can • boost sayings -another 10% or 20% Jjy miing air space in;: outside walls with insulation.; "\ •' ' "'" Doors and Windows Need Attention -and you can do Storm windows and doors make a dead air space between glass panes that retards heat immensely . . . and you can save between 20$ . and 25 % of your fuel . Weather stripping will also keep out cold. Get Your Coal In Your Bin If your coal has not been put in your' bin, call us TODAY;and;'teU us to fill.it now-. 'We must get your' deal' put in this summer to assure your supply next winter. These 5 are government orders. PHOW229 F. S. MORTON & SON

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