Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on January 11, 1971 · Page 1
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2 - Koisurh County Advance " ' ' II, 1971 New Directive From State Selective Serv. DES MOES'ES - The State Director of Selective Service for Iowa, GlennR. Bowles, announced today that registrants in the 1971 First Priority Selection Group with Random Sequence Number 100 and below would be eligible for induction in January 1971 to fill the state's call for 338 men. He also stated that Random Sequence Number 100 is expected to remain the ceiling for several months. Bowles pointed out that the First Priority Selection Group for 1971 is made up of those young men who were born in 1951, received Lottery Numbers (RS.V) at the July 19 70 drawing, and are not deferred or exempt from service, and also those registrants born prior to 1951 who are under age 26 and who are classified into I-A, I-A-0 or 1-0 in 1971. He also stated that those men in the 1970 prime group who are available and whose numbers were "reached" but who were not issued induction orders in 1970 are members of the Extended Priority Selection Group, are eleigible for induction during the first three months of 1971, and will be called ahead of those men in the 1971 First Priority Selection Group. This Extended Priority Group is made up of registrants born between 1945 and 1950 (Lottery Year -1970) who have not reached their 26th birthday, were in Class I-A, I-A-0 or 1-0 on 31 December 1970 and whose . Random Sequence Number was "reached" - - that is, they have a Random Sequence Number which is the same or lower than the highest number called by their local board in 1970. The highest number reached in Iowa, in 1970, was Random Sequence Number 190. While no local board exceeded this Random Sequence Number in issuing induction orders to young men during 1970 some local boards did not "reach" that limit in meeting their calls. SWEA-EAGLE1 By Mrs. Kenneth Brones 1 Mr. and Mrs. Warren Brones and children were Christmas Day guests at the home of her parents, the Herb Pattersons, Buffalo Center. Other relatives present were Mr. and Mrs. William Moore, Larry and Jane, Portales, New Mexico, Marlene Moore, Estherville, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Richardson and Herbie of Lakota. Christmas Day guests at the Francis Sullivan home were Mr. and Mrs. Joe Salic, and Bernard and Tom Sullivan, Guckeen, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. William Sullivan, Fairmont, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Ray Krumholzand family, Mrs. Jake Krumholz, of Fairmont; Mr. and Mrs. Leo Schmidt, Lone Rock, Mr. and Mrs. James Jensen and family, Ames, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Beck, Fort Madison, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hewett and daughter, Winterset, Sister Sharon Sullivan, Cascade, and Linda Kracht and Ronnie Geerdes. Sister Lois Mousel, Sioux City and Sister Janet Baiting of Bancroft, and Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Sondmeyer of St. James were guests at the Francis Sullivan home during the holidays. Mr. and Mrs. Gary Orbell and Laura, Ames, and Mr. and Mrs. Glendon Peterson, Le Mars were Christmas Day guests at the parental Walter Mino home. The Petersons spent several days at the Minos. Guests at the Ray picht home for the couple's 30th anniversary New Year's Day were Mr. and Mrs. Alden Wilcox and Geneva, and Heyo Bosma, Lakota, Mr. and Mrs. Elward Picht and family, Bancroft, Mrs. Randy Miller, Hastings, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Chris Larson were evening callers. At the Laurel Peterson home during the holidays were Mr. Vincent Pearson, Minneapolis, Mr. and Mrs. Allen Peterson and family, white Bear Lake, Minn., Cindy Schultz, Cosmos, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Mark Flattery and family, Des Moines, Rudy Peterson and Mr. and Mrs. David Anderson. Christmas Day at the Jack Reece home were Mr. and Mrs. Albert Von Bank and Steve, of Armstrong, Mr. and Mrs. Don Von Bank and famUy, Fairmont. The Jack Reeces visited at the home of his nephew and family, t"*.' K<J VerSteegs at Hurnboldt, Karin Baker December Bride Of Thomas Russell At Algona Karin Kay Baker, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Merlon Baker, Algona and Thomas James Russell, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Russell, Emmetsburg, were united in marriage Monday, Dec. 28, in St. Cecelia's Catholic Church. Monsignor L. J. Hoffman performed the nuptial mass and double ring ceremony at 7 p.m. The bride was escorted to the altar by her father. Miss Jan Schulz, cousin of the bride, was maid of honor. Jane Penton was bridesmaid and junior bridesmaid was Jeanne Russell, sister of the groom. The bride's personal attendant was Mrs. William Baker, sister-in-law of the bride. ' . . William Baker, Minneapolis, brother of the bride, served the groom as best man and Randy Presthus, cousin of the bride, was the groomsman. Robert Russell, Algona and Richard Russell, Manson, ushered the guests to their seats. Tim Boekelman, student at St. Mary's at Winona, Minn., assisted Msgr. Hoffman with the service and the Acolytes were Steve Boekelman and Tom Detrick. Mrs. Andrew Gotten was the soloist, accompanied at the organ by Debbie Studer. The reception was held at the Algona Country Club. Mrs. Wil- liam Baker of Minneapolis registered the 200 guests as they arrived. Miss Linda St. John, Fort Dodge, cousin of the bride, poured punch. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Nord and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Penning were the reception hosts and hostesses. Mrs. Jack Schulz, Algona and Mrs. Dale St. John, Fort Dodge, cut and served the wedding cake. Mary Jane Lunder, New Brighton, Minn., sister of the groom and Mrs. Pat Nazzigle, cousin of the bride, presided at the coffee services. Waitresses were Debbie Hansen and Jean Laing. JoEllen Schulz, Algona, cousin of the bride, carried the wedding gifts which were opened by Mrs. Harold Rost, Fort Dodge and Mrs. Harold Presthus, Algona, aunts of the bride. They were assisted by Miss Kathy Devine. Rice bags were distributed by Susan Rost of Fort Dodge. Out of town guests were from West Bend, Whittemore, Titonka, Mason City, Emmetsburg, Red Oak, Superior, Milford, Manson, Fort Dodge, LuVerne, and Blue Earth, New Brighton, Richfield, Minneapolis, Keister and Hayfield in Minn. The bride attended AIB in Des Moines and the groom is employed at the Weidenhoff Corp. After a short honeymoon they are living in Algona. (Photo by Thompson's Studio) during the holidays. Saturday guests at the Jack Reeces were his parents, the Ed Reeces, Elmore, and his brother and family, the Omar Reeces of Ames. Mrs. Elnora Paul, Iowa Falls, spent a few days at the home of her son and family, the Marlin Pauls. The Elmer Baileys were Friday supper guests at the Marlin Paul home. ST. JOE John and Norman Schneider left on Sat. for phoenix, Ariz., after spending the holidays with their parents Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Schneider and other relatives and friends. Both are employed with the Kossuth Blacktopping Service in phoenix, Ariz. Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Kohlhaas left on Saturday for Phoenix, Arix., where Marvin is employed with the Kossuth Blacktopping Service. Jim Berger, Algona and Tom Wagner, St. Joe accompanied them. Knights of Columbus, St. Joeseph Council met on Wed., Jan. 6 for their regular monthly meeting. A 6 o'clock mass in St. Joseph church was followed by a dinner and the regular monthly meeting. Catholic Daughters of America, St. Joseph Court will meet on Wed. evening January 13 for their regular monthly meeting. Committee in charge of lunch and social hour will be Mrs. Peter Reding, Mrs. John Geishecker, Mrs. Dennis Holmes, Mrs. Jim Stahl, Mrs. John Altman and Mrs. Connie Kohlhaas. On Sunday evening Jan. 17 the Court will have their annual guest night for husbands and special guests. Committee in charge of arrangements will be Mrs. E. M. Gales, Mrs. Ted Hilbert, Mrs. Vernon Daley, Mrs. John Altman, Mrs. John Thul, Mrs. Clarence A. Smith, Mrs. Connie Kohlhaas, Mrs. Leonard McGuire,andMrs. Carmen Wagner. Sue Reding spent the holidays with her parents Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Reding and family. Sue is employed in Minneapolis, Minn., with the Home Federal Savings and Loan Assoc. Mrs. Paul Erpeldiug and Jo Ann took Sister Lois Erpelding to Sioux city on Saturday after spending the holidays here with her family. Sister Lois is a student at Briar cliff College in Sioux City. Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Kruse returned to their home in Ft. Wayne, Ind. on Saturday after spending the holidays in the parental homes of Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Wagner, St. Joe and Mr. and Mrs. John Kruse, Hartington, Nebraska. TODAY'S WORLD Drake Ensemble In Concert At Bode Jan. 19 BODE - The Drake University Brass and Organ Ensemble will present a concert on Tuesday evening, Jan. 19 at 8 p.m. This outstanding group will be heard in the high school auditorium at Bode. Robert Weast is the leader of this group. He is associate professor of band instruments and assistant director of bands at Drake University. This unique group consists of two trumpets, trombone, French horn, and organ. This group will play compositions by Bach, Brahms, Garie- li, Vivaldi, Pinkham, Peeters, and Gordon Jacob. Tickets will be on sale at the door the night of the concert. Adults, $1.00 -- students 50?. Livermore Couple Are Parents Of Second Girl LIVERMORE - Mr. and Mrs. David L. Coleman of Livermore are parents of a 7 Ib. 14 1/2 oz. girl born Wednesday, Jan. 6 at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Fort Dodge. She has been named Tracey Jo Ann. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Kibby of Lohrville, are the maternal grandparents and Mrs. Ruby Coleman is the paternal grandmother. The new baby will be welcomed home by her two-year-old sister Teresa. ' Portland Twp. Students Are Snowbound 2 Nights At Hampton PORTLAND - Mark Mawdsley, Becky and Colleen Kruse and Jean Vogel started back to Cedar Falls to the U of I College, Sunday afternoon but got only as far as Hampton where they were snowbound until Tuesday morning and did not reach Cedar Falls until Tuesday noon. They reported about 17 inches of snow at Hampton. -o- JAN. 1 GUESTS Mr. and Mrs. Robert Weber and Melissa were dinner guests in the Frank Meyer home at Fenton New Year's Day. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Meister and Mr. and Mrs. Tony Accurso of Bancroft were New Year's guests in the John Welp home at Bancroft. New Year's Day dinner guests in the Frank Becker home were David Stiltz, Nancy, Linda and Janet Becker, all home from college for the holidays. Mrs. Martin Becker and Mr. and Mrs. Thees Schnakenberg were afternoon visitors. -o- ROCHESTER TRIP Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Meister went to Rochester last Sunday where they attended the 25th wedding anniversary open house celebration in honor of Mr. and Mrs. George Donavon. They came back through Lake Mills and attended a wedding at 7:30 of Graig Mitchell, a college friend of Eugene Meister. Eugene Meister was one of the groomsmen. They stayed over night in Lake Mills at the Eugene Meister home, returning home Monday. -o- BETTENDORF TRIP Mr. and Mrs. Jim Sparks and Brandi left for their home at Bettendorf Wednesday afternoon, after they and Mrs. June Sparks visited Mrs. GuyDimondinBritt. They had been here to spend the holidays with Jim's mother, Mrs. June Sparks. -o- LARGE DINNER Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Marlow, Doug and Lisa attended a Gifford family get together and New Year's dinner in the Burt Lutheran church basement. Others attending were Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Marlow and David, Mrs. Lawrence Presthus of Burt, Mr. and Mrs. Billy Gifford and family, Lone Rock, Mr. and Kirs. Bud Marlow and boys of Fenton, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Kissne rand family and Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Meister and family, Burt, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Eckels and family, Britt, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Phillips of Sexton and Linda Chipman of Burt. -o- PENNSYLVAMA TRIP Mr. and Mrs. Richard Rasmussen and family returned home Tuesday afternoon from a trip to Harrisburg, Pa., where they visited Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Nast, parents of Mrs. Rasmussen. They also visited freinds at Valparaiso, Ind., on the way out and friends at Chesterton, Ind., on the way back. They had 18 inches of snow at Harrisburg New Year's Day. Mr. and Mrs. Rasmussen and family started for home Saturday morning, getting as far as Williamsburg, Iowa where they were snowed in for a day and a half. They were gone about 10 days. -o- AMBULANCE TRIP Lloyd Bartlett was taken by ambulance Monday afternoon to St. Ann hospital in Algona. -o- YOUNG CAKE BAKER Mrs. Martin Becker, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Thees Schnakenberg of LuVerne and Duane Mawdsley and Melody, Burt, were afternoon luncheon guests in the Roscoe Mawdsley Jr., home. This was also in honor of Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley',s birthday. Merrill Mawdsley, 11-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley baked his mother a beautiful birthday cake. Mrs. Duane Mawdsley has been sick with the flu. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Fitch and Judy, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Hix and family of Fenton and Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Ruse, Leroy and Steven were supper guests in the Timer Harms home in Titonka, New Year's Day. Mrs. Bernadine Opheim and family of Burt spent New Year's Day in the parental Jay Steven home. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Meister, Brett and Corey were supper guests in the Bernard Meister home New Year's Day. Mrs. Sarah Stewart was a New Year's Day dinner guest in the Earl Shipler home. The son Max Shipler and grand daughter Pamie of Des Moines were also dinner guests. Max and Pamie started home Sunday afternoon, but got only as far as Clarion where they were snowed in until Tuesday morning. Mr, and Mrs. Henry Smith and Ramona visited Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Duncan at Fenton and were supper guests. They also visited the Eldon Duncans. Mrs. Duncan had just got home after a week in the Holy Family Hospital at Estherville. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Fitch, Judy Fitch, Mr. and Mrs. Chester Fitch, Beverly Fitch and Duane Gerdis of Rockwell spent the evening of New Year's Day and were luncheon guests in the Harold Fitch home at Renwick. Mrs. June Sparks and Mrs. Carolyn Dawson and family were New Year's Day dinner guests in the home of their mother, Mrs. Guy Dimond at Britt. Mrs. Hazel Carroll called at the home of Mrs. June Sparks the evening of New Year's Day. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker of Swea City were dinner and supper guests of Mrs. Grace Trenary and Kenneth Trenary. . Mrs. Sarah Stewart returned home last Wednesday evening from Florida where she and her daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Donnelly and Linda spent ten days. They visited the Elbert Stewarts at Titusville and Mr. and Mrs. Guy Donnelly at Brookville, Fla. Mr. and Mrs. George Harms of Redfield, s. D. visited last week in the P. W. Marlow home. "Okay Gang, lunch lirne! WE STILL NEED HOME LISTINGS WE'LL DO OUR VERY BEST TO SINCERELY HELP YOU!! TO SELL OR PURCHASE A HOME STOP IN OR CALL. ALGONA HOMES FOR SALE Three bedroom ranch-type home on East Side. Finished basement with a tourth bedroom. Single attached garage. Air Conditioner and water softener also included. Beautiful back yard with a garden area. Three-bedroom ranch-type home in an excellent location. Finished basement with a fireplace — also could be used for an extra bedroom in basement. French doors off living area lead to a beautiful back vard Lovely 3 Bedroom 1964 Hilton MobUe "ome, }8 by 20 uride. Also Has 18 by 18 utility room and a screened in porch. Built in stove and refrigerator Bedroom furniture, air conditioner and water spftner. Don't miss checking into this today. Call us today Three bedroom home on large corner lot in east part of Algona This home offers an ideal start for a - Ve °H reas °"able ullHties home today. Beautiful duplex located on spacious lots. 2 nd Qoor just remodeled. Fire place, bull tin stove, electric baibeque, self defrosting refrigerator-freezer combination, dishwasher, 2 bedrooms, livire- room, kitchen and buUtin bar, double • uwui, iviwucii cuiu uuuuu oar, uouoie Start 1 garage. Downstairs excellent rental property. $11,000. 3-bedroom home on a large lot. good location. Has a new gas furnace and has been redecorated inside. See this home today. Would make a nice start for a young people. Priced under Large older home, 5 rooms downtUln and fiveup. Upstairs now rented as apartment but could be a large family room. ' Duplex, both units three bedroom, living room, kitchen, attached garage for each all carpeted, separate basements with heating plants, softeners and hot water heaters. JUST LISTED — near new thre* bedroom home in excellent location. Family room, double garage, central air, stove, refrii. and garbage disposal. See this home today. f2L 1 5rf ED 7" four **"*»* home,.™ ?^T J^ and new vin y* riding. AU carpeted downstairs, rec room in basement ^oitlitioner and all Rusco combina' tlon windows. An excellent family horni" Z Bedroom one storv home on a large lot near a city park. ThU hSro'e will, make a nice start for a young couple Utility bills are very reasonable SPP JV today for full details. Priced un d«$U .000. FOR SALE Three Lots Just Listed. Four Blocks From Downtown. These will be fine Building Lots. . VANS CAFE - Contract Sale, Low interest rate. Very nice apartment Two-story 4-bedroom horn* In fin* location. Nice-sized kitchen, dinln* room, large living room, 114 bath*, family room unattached carafe. Priced under 910,000. FOR food See \ 160 ACRES WEST AND NORTH OF WESLEY. FOR DETAIIS SEE JIM GEEIAN OR ROGER LONG ! y^.^aS^s^. Duplex located at 331 North Thor. ingion(several apartments ^ JIM GEELAN 295-3829 RICKLEFS • GEELAN '••— Phone 295-2491 2 EAST STATE ROGER LONG 295-2254

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