Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on January 7, 1971 · Page 3
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Pro Football Official To Speak At Banquet The guest speaker at the Kossuth County Pork Producers Banquet at Garrigan Wednesday, Jan. 13, has been a soldier, a salesman, a businessman, a foundation administrator and most recently a professional football official in the National Football League. You may have noticed his name, Art Hoist, as it was credited on the television screen last Sunday when he worked the chilly Minnesota Vikings vs. San Francisco 49ers game in Bloomington. Assuming he will be thawed out by Jan. 13, he will probably be talking about that game and other pro football officiating experiences. - TICKETS FROM BOARD Dick Kuecker, a member of the Pork Producers' board of directors, said there will be Windsor pork loins "sitting on the table ... All you can eat." He estimated 650 persons will attend, adding that ticket may be purchased ($3.50 each) from any board member. The remaining members of the board: Bob Gerber, Algona; Paul Bernhard, Lone Rock; Ray Laabs, Lone Rock; Leon Dumstorff, Bancroft; Roger Buffington, Titonka; Ray Carlson, Titonka; Marlyn Paul, Swea City; Gerald Pedersen, Ledyard; Denny Cumberland, Irvington; Francis Bormann, Livermore; Lowell Underbakke, Elmore, Minn.; August Bauman, Lakota; and Claire Reding, Ottosen. Superior Music Ratings For Local Girls Among winners in the Northwest Iowa District piano auditions held Saturday, Dec. 10 in the Iowa Central Community College Music Building on the Fort Dodge Campus, were Rowena Wildin of Algona and Lori Welp, Bancroft. 90 young people participated and at age level D, Lori Welp won First Alternate and Rowena a rating of Second alternate, grading as highly superior. Rowena is a former student of Helen Anderson, now studying under Mrs. R. W. Buchner of Humboldt. mtiiraiiiiiiiitniiiiniiiiiiiiHmiiiiiiffliimiiiinii Hoist was wearing number 33 on the back of his striped shirt last Sunday. But his activities have not been limited to being a football line judge. He just recorded his first LP stereo album of one of his talks. Past experiences include: captain in the Army; Knox College graduate; graduate classes at U. of Illinois in Marketing and Salesmanship; 10 years as a salesman; administrator of the Forest Park Foundation, Peoria, m.; past vice-president of the Community chest of Peoria; past member of church council of the First Federated Church; past member of the Economic Security Committee of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce; and a former radio personality with a show entitled, "Art Host—Man On The Go." Burt News Friends received Christmas greetings from Rev. and Mrs. W. G. Bohi of Archer, la. where he is pastor of the United Methodist Church. They were in Burt 1961-63. Mrs. Bohi had a light stroke Nov. 9 but has recovered and they plan to visit relatives in California. Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Black, who manage the Briarwood Apartments in Norman, Okla., came Wednesday and spent the Christmas holiday at the home of her mother, Mrs. Jacob Gifford, and with other relatives. Gueks Christmas Day at the Bernard Gifford home were Mrs. Jacob Gifford, Joan and Martha Gifford, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Black, the Charles Grubb family, the James Schmidt family of West Bend, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Evans and family, Burnsville, Minn., Mrs. Louis Scott and Mr. and Mrs. Jay Allen. The group spent Monday evening at the Schmidt home in West Bend. The Larry Manus family were guests Christmas Eve at the William Ludwig home, Algona. Also present were the Darrell Ludwig family, Waterloo, and Mr. and Mrs. Don Ludwig. On Christmas Day the Larry Manus family were guests at the George Manus home and his Dec. 24 birthday was also observed. Guests during the Christmas holiday at the home of Mrs. Walter Steward were Mr. and Mrs. Ray Miller, Coralville; Mr. and Mrs. Roger Steward, Madrid; Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Steward and four sons, Minneapolis; Mr. and Mrs. Gary Abbas and two children, Stevens Point, Wise.; Janice Abbas, Harmony, Minn.; and Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Abbas, Bode. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Heyer, Mankato, Minn., spent Christmas with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Elwyn Stenzel, in Burt. They visited his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Heyer, in George, la. on Saturday. Mrs. Ella Stenzel was also a guest at the Elwyn Stenzel home. Evening callers were Gloria and Leslie Brown and Tracy, Cedar Rapids, and LindaJBecker, Des Moines. The' John Penning family in Burt had a Christmas Day family gathering at their homp. Alvina, Albert and Paul Hasse had Christmas dinner Dec. 27 at their home. Guests were the Wendell Christensen family and Mrs. Gladys Christensen, all of Wesley; the Emil Hasse, Jr. family, Fairmont; the Paul Clausen family, Osseo, Minn.; Tim Hanson, who is the Air Force in Colorado; Mr. and Mrs. Julius Heider, Emmetsburg; Mr. and Mrs. Ted Hasse, Minneapolis; and Lura Sewick, Forest City. Lura Sewick spent her Christmas vacation with her sister, Mrs. Art Leason. Callers Sunday were the Glen Grouse family, Humboldt, the Perry Gross family, Leland, and Mr. and Mrs. Duane Gross, Des Moines. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Giddings, Craig, Neal and Gail spent Christmas vacation our west with Mrs. Nora Garner and Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Giddings, Benton City, Wash., and Mr. and Mrs. Gary Giddings and family at Kennewick, Wash. They also visited Gordon Giddings, Jr. at Ukiah, Calif. On their return trip home they visited cousins, the Lyle Wards at Brookings, S.D., and an uncle, Robert Ward, at Sturgis,' S.D. Guests Sunday at the Ella Meyer home for Christmas dinner and gift exchange were Rev. and Mrs. Henry Friedrich and family, Marcus, la., the Eugene Meyer family and Mr. and Mrs. EuClaire Meyer and family. The Friedrich family returned Tuesday. Guests Dec. 24 at the home of Mrs. Lorena Roark for a pre- Christmas dinner were Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Hunt, Dolliver, Myrtle Schwietert, Algona, and Helen Schwietert. Mrs. Lawrence Doege spent Christmas Day at the Vern Rafdal home in Titonka. other guests were Mrs. Arnold Gray and the Meint Huesman family. Saturday Clara Van Steenberg and Mrs. Doege visited Lawrence Doege at the rest home in Algona. Mrs. Milfred Smith and Mrs. Dale Lockwood brought Milfred Smith home Dec. 27 from Holy Family Hospital, Estherville, where he had been a patient since Dec. 5, having submitted to surgery Dec. 16. IWtlflllllWIIIIIKWtlNIItllllHIIimilllllllllllllllllllllllliiiiiiiii CTTOSEN By Mrs. Donald Usher Mrs. Victor Banwart, Yvonne, Rhonda, Karla and Jayne attended the wedding of Marvin Metzger and Jolene Wirtz ,at the Verner Wirtz home near Whittemore Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Brodale went to Spencer, S.D. Saturday to attend funeral services for Mrs. Othelia Little. A.M.N. Tom Jacobson of Biloxi, Miss , spent from Tuesday until Saturday with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Jacobson. Mr. and Mrs. Olvin Haug entertained at a card party Sunday evening. Allan Wehrspann had high score for men and James Jacobson, low. Mrs. Ralph Jacobson had high score for women and Mrs. LeRoy Worby, low. Richard Kinseth had travel. Mr. and Mrs. Irl Bell and Sheryl, Red Oak, and Mr. and Mrs. Percy Watnem were Christmas Eve supper guests of Mr. and Mrs. Allan Watnem. The Bells were also Christmas dinner guests. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Kemna and family and Mr. and Mrs. Clem Ludwig attended funeral services for John P. Mersch at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Eagle Grove Monday morning. The deceased was the father of Mrs. Kemna. Weekend guests of the Laurel Worsters were Mr. and Mrs. Nathan McGuire and daughters, Marshall, Mo. Other Saturday night Christmas dinner guests were Mr. and Mrs. Byron Naeve and family, Bradgate, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Olson, Humboldt, and Mr. and Mrs. Dean Banwart and family. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Newton have moved from their mobile home on the DeVere Newton farm to a farm near Rutland which they have rented. Mrs. Jim Newton is the home economics teacher at Rolfe. They sold their mobile home. The family of Wesley Bennett, Rolfe, met Saturday for a late Christmas dinner and gift exchange at the Commercial Club building. It had been nine years since they had all been together. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Bennett and family attended from here. There were forty present. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Borkowski and Pat enjoyed a Sunday Christmas dinner with Mr. and Mrs. Russell Borkowski and family at Ft. Dodge. Other relatives also attended. Mr. and Mrs. Sam Tvrdik, Cedar Falls, were weekend guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Frohling. Other Sunday afternoon visitors were Mr. and Mrs. Frank Warnke, Colorado Springs, Colo. Christmas dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Coyle were Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Coyle, David and Becky, LuVerne, and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Brandhoy, Marjorie and Allan, Bradgate. Saturday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Evenson were Allan Coxson, Bellflower, Calif., Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Evenson and Monica, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Goetz and Randy and Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Ellingson, Buffalo Center; and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Berge, Clinton. Mr. and Mrs. Chester Alme were Christmas Eve guests of th'eir son-in-law' and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Roger Madsen, Sheffield. Mr. and Mrs. H. D. Benson were guests of their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Nilges, Sumner, from Thursday until Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Nick DeFrancisco, Des Moines, were guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Jacobson, from Thursday until Sunday. Christmas Day Mrs. Jacobson and the DeFran- ciscos were dinner guests of Mrs. Helen Malm, Palmer, la. Mr. and Mrs. John Larson and sons, Swea City, v/ere guests of her mother, Mrs. Donald Larson, from Wednesday night until Christmas morning. 4-Konuffi County Advance Thursday, January 7, 1971 telephone Direct Dialed station calls to anywhere m the con(except Alaoka) are only 75c or less, for 3 minutes, week nights after 5 p.m. and all weekend. jt costs so little to keep in touch by long distance. Northwestern Bell Mr. and Mrs. Jim Halsrud, Des Moines, came Friday to spend the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Merle Halsrud, Gary and Judy. Friday night they all visited at the Warren Hankins home, Bode. Christmas Eve guests of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Zinnel were Tom Jacobson, Biloxi, Miss., Mr. and Mrs. Louis Jacobson and family and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Krause and family, Lu- Verne. Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Olson and daughters were Christmas Eve guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Osborn, Cylinder. Christmas Day the Osbornswere dinner guests of the Olsons. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Hofius were Christmas dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Alf Lee, Stratford. PORTLAND By Mrs. Victor FMch .^•uuuuiuiuiniuiiiiuniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiuiiniii Mr. and Mrs. Harold Harms and Paula, Mr. and Mrs. Loren Hansen and family, Mr. and Mrs. Rollo Moore and family, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Harms and family and Rickie of Rake, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms Jr. and Karlene of Burt, Roger, Daryl and Irvin Harms were all Wednesday evening guests in the parental Herman Harms home for a Christmas gift exchange. Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy received a phone call from aneice, Mrs. John Hedges of Albuquerque, New Mexico, wishing her and Paul a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Fitch and Judy, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Grosser and family, and Benie Leeck were supper guests in the Jess Grosser home at Ayrshire on Christmas Eve. Mr. Ray McWhorter and Mr. George Becker, Steven and Susan were Christmas dinner and supper guests in the Frank Becker home. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Phelps and Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Phelps and boys were Christmas dinner and supper guests in the Merle Phelps home in Titonka. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Walton of Rolfe were Sunday evening supper guests in the Bernard Phelps home. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Erickson/ of Rodman were Tuesday afternoon callers in the home of Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy and Paul Tienan. Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy and < i < i 4 > Paul called on Mr. and Mrs. Frank Fisher at Titonka on Wednesday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker of Swea City were visitors in the Ralph Carlson home Wednesday. Supper guests in the Ray Cunningham home were Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms. 1! DIAMOND'S I Attention All j GIRLS: I • Stop in for £ WRANGLER Jeans, J Cut-offs, Jamaica* • and Bermudas . . . • • • YEAR-END RECORDS? Need Any New Supplies Or Equipment ? ADDING MACHINES ADDING MACHINE PAPER RECORD PHOTOCOPIES COLUMNAR PADS LEDGER SHEETS FILE FOLDERS And Many, Many More Items ALGONA PUBLISHING CO. Ill E.Call St. 1 itt ::£ m i i i m Kossuth Assessing Notice 1971 Station Assessing Schedule TOWN Swea City Swea Twp. Eagle Twp. Grant Twp. Harrison Twp. Titonka German Twp. Buffalo Twp. Jan. 4, 1971 thru Jan. 18, 1971 Swea City Council Chambers Jan. 4, 1971 thru Jan. 12, 1971 Whittomore Jan. 4, 1971 thru Jan. 18, 1971 Garfield Twp. Whittemore Twp. Letts Creek Twp. Algona Continuous Riverdale Twp. Sherman Twp. except LuVerne Comm. School Dist. Irvington Twp. Cresco Twp. Union Twp. Plum Creek Twp. Titonka City Hall Whittemore City Library Court House Wesley Prairie Twp. Wesley Twp. Jan. 19, 1971 thru Jan. 27, 1971 Ledyard Jan. 20, 1971 thru Jan. 27, 1971 Springfield Twp. Ledyard Twp. except Lakota Comm. School District Jan. 28, 1971 thru Feb. 5, 1971 Lincoln Twp. Ledyard Twp. Lakota Comm. School District Hebron Twp. Fenton Jan. 21, 1971 thru Jan. 29, 1971 Wesley Council Chambers Ledyard City Hall Lakota Library Bldg. Fenton Library Fenton Twp. Seneca Twp. Lone Rock Jan. 20, 1971 only Lone Rock Council Chambers Bancroft Feb. 8, 1971 thru Feb. 18, 1971 Greenwood Twp. Ramsey Twp. Burt Feb. 19, 1971 thru March 1, 1971 Burt Twp. Portland Twp. LuVerne Jan. 13 , 1971 thru Jan. 18, 1971 LuVerne Twp. Sherman Twp. LuVerne Comm. School District only 1, Snowmobiles are taxable as personal property and should be listed with the assessor. Kossuth County Assessor Bancroft Fire Station Burt City Hall LuVerne City Hall Larry A, Hudson (52U, 1A & 3U)

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