Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on May 17, 1971 · Page 9
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Algona, Iowa
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Monday, May 17, 1971
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10 — Kossuth County Advance Monday, May 17, 1971 Portland Busy Area During Mothers Day PORTLAND - Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Marlow and family, Mr. and Mrs. Forest Eckels and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Eckels were guests in the Wayne Eckels home Mothers Day. Also visiting and dinner guests were Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Meister, Brett and Corey, -o- Mr. andMrs. Bernard Meister, and Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Goetz were guests Mothers Day in the Eugene Meister home at Lake Mills. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Meister and family were supper guests. Mr. and Mrs. John Welp of Bancroft were Thursday evening visitors in the Bernard Meister home. Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley Jr. and family were dinner guests in the Martin Becker home in Algona Mothers Day. They visited grandpa Martin Becker in the Algona rest home and also called at the R. I. Mawdsley home in Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms, and Roger, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Harms, Paula and Brenda, Mr. and Mrs. Rollo Moore and family and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms Jr. and Karlene were dinner guests in the Loren Hansen home at Titonka on Mothers Day. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms Jr. and Karlene were Sunday evening visitors in the parental Maurice Bilsborough home. Mr. and Mrs. Jay Steven went to Fort Dodge Monday where Mrs. Steven received a checkup. Mrs. Bernadine Opheim and family of Burt spent Mothers Day in the Jay Steven home. Mr. and Mrs. Jay Davis and Rodney and Lisa were Sunday dinner guests in the Chuck Davis home in Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Davis and family were Sunday supper guests in the Herman Weringa home in Lakota. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Hagel and family of Albert Lea, Minn, were supper guests in the Johnny Rike home Mothers Day. Mrs. Mertie Huber of Algona was a visitor in the Gary Huber home of rural Burt. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Peterson and family of Sexton were Saturday dinner guests in the Mennet Trunkhill home. Mr, and Mrs. Jerry Peterson and family, Algona were afternoon visitors on Mothers Day. Mr. and Mrs. Duane Mawdsley and family visited the afternoon of Mothers Day in the parental Lawrence Hauck home at Livermore. Mrs. Duane Mawdsley accompanied the second grade class on their field day trip as one of the chaperones. They took a tour of Algona and ate in the Call park. Wednesday Mrs. Mawdsley accompanied the sixth grade class to Forest City for their field day trip. MR. and Mrs. Johnny Spear and family and Mr. and Mrs. Keith Hall and family were dinner guests in the home of Mrs. Forest Willis, Titonka, on Mothers Day. Mr. and Mrs. Spear and Mrs. Willis and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Spear and Gregory of Algona and John R. Harms of Titonka were supper guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Spear of Titonka. Mrs. Henry Smith and Ramona and Mrs. Johnny Spear attended the County Legion Auxiliary meeting at Burt, Tuesday. Mrs. Duane Mawdsley and daughter Meladee were guests at the Plum Creek 4-H Mother's and Daughter's tea, Saturday at the center school. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Davis and Mr. and Mrs. Walter Campney went to the New Samaritan rest home at Algona where they ate dinner with their mother Mrs. Mable Campney on Mothers Day. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Davis, Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Davis and Roxanne and Mr. and Mrs. Gary Davis and little son were guests the evening of Mothers Day in the Darell Davis home. Mr. and Mrs. John Smidt and family and her mother Mrs. Erna Hillenga of Woden enjoyed a pot luck dinner at Crystal Lake Mothers Day. other guests were Mr. and Mrs. Dean Haugland and' family, Woden, and Mr. andMrs. Edwin Hillenga and Chris of Wesley and Annie Iverson of Crystal Lake. Mr. and Mrs. Harris Harms and family attended a picnic on Saturday at the Norman Carlson home in Algona. Other guests were Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Harms, Burt, Mr. and Mrs. James Harms, and family, Fort Dodge, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Champion and family, Marion, Mr. and Mrs. Phil Carlson, Kim and Mike, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Gary Davis, and Todd, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Davis and Roxanne, David Harms, and Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Harms and family of Burt, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ruhnke of Algona and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Champion, Sr., Lone Rock. Mr. and Mrs. Jay Ellis of Emmetsburg were Mothers Day guests intheErnstNaumanhome, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Plaehn and family of Algona were supper guests in the Nauman home. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Nauman and family and Mr. and Mrs. James Klauer of Mt. Pleasant, Mich., called to wish their mother Mrs. Ernst Nauman a happy Mothers Day. Mr. and Mrs. Harris Harms and family attended a family get- together and dinner in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Duane Mogler of Whittemore Mothers Day. in the evening Mr. and Mrs. Luke McGuire and family of Burt and Mr. and Mrs. Bob Shipler and Kent of Whittemore called at the Harris Harms home. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Trenary visited his mother Mrs. Edith Trenary at Ledyard Saturday evening. Mrs. Fred Hagen, Hazel Vera and Marian Burbank of Algona were guests in the Ralph Carlson home for ice cream and cake in honor of Valerie Carlson's 6th birthday. Mrs. Earl Ackerman went to Centerville Thursday to visit her sister. Mrs. Harley Boeckholt and granddaughter Lisa Gigler, and Mrs. Alvin Boeckholt were afternoon luncheon guests in the home of their mother Mrs. Meta Gifford in Burt. There were about 20 of her children and grandchildren gathered to wish her a happy Mothers Day. Mr. Sumner Parson is getting along as well as can be expected and is able to be out to walk around a bit. Mrs. Everett, a sister of Mrs. Parsons came home last Wednesday after being there about two weeks for hip surgery, she is also recovering satisfactorily. Mrs. John Oliveria and Vickie of Coif ax were dinner guests in the Sumner Parsons home Mothers Day. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Parsons and family were afternoon visitors and Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Schwietert were Wednesday evening vistors. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wood called at the Parson home Tuesday afternoon. Mrs. Virgie Smith was a dinner guest in the Ed Smith home in Burt. Mrs. Smith's sister and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Frambach of Algona were also dinner guests in the Ed Smith home. Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Schwietert visited Mrs. Schwietert's cousin, Mr. Sam Seinburg and daughter Vera at Blue Earth, Minn., Mothers Day. - CENTENARIAN Frank St. John, native of Eldora and presently living in Waterloo, was honored by many friends and five generations of his family April 30, his 100th birthday. He is father of six; grandfather of 17; great-grandfather of 38 and great-great-grandfather of 18 in all. Doan Youths Take Tour Of Mason City DOAN - Rev. Paul Hansen and Mrs. Louis Hansen drove to Mason City Saturday to take 12 confirmation class members of the Doan and Titonka United Methodist churches on a tour. The group first visited four churches of various faiths and learned about religious symbols and rituals. Noon lunch was enjoyed at Me Donalds followed by some shopping time. In the afternoon the group visited the home of the Methodist District Superintendent Rev. Baskerville atWill- owbrook addition. The group also saw Handicap Village to which they contribute and then returned home. -o- MOTHERS TEA The annual Mothers Day Tea was held May 6 at the Doan United Methodist Church. Mrs. Gladys Christensen registered the guests which numbered well over one hundred, Mrs. Ilo Buffington served as mistress of ceremonies and presented carnations to several honored guests. Mrs. Louis Hansen presented the welcome for the mothers and her daughter Cheri presented the welcome for the daughters. Mrs. Bradford Buffington read the scripture. Mrs. Gerald Bahling presented Mrs. Louis Hansen with a lifetime membership pin for W. S. C. S. Several of the younger girls presented a skit using the word MOTHER. Mrs. Ernie Van Weelden presented "What America Means To Me". Mrs. Paul Hansen closed the program with prayer after which lunch was served. -o- HONOR AWARD Janyce Struthers, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ross Struthers has been initiated into Purple Arrow, the freshman honor group at the University of Northern Iowa. An honors convocation was held at the University, May 12. In order to be in Purple Arrow a students cummulative grade point must be at least 3.5. Miss Struthers was also named to the Dean's list. -o- Mrs. Mike Kain and Scott of Brookings, S. D. were weekend guests in the home of Mike's parents Mr. and Mrs. Edward Kain. The younger Mrs. Kain recently returned from a trip to Hawaii where she visited her husband during his rest and recuperation leave from Vietnam. Capt. Kains tour of duty will be completed the latter part of June. Sunday evening visitors in the Edward Kain home included Mr. and Mrs. James Kain and Jamie of Iowa Falls and Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Plaehn and family of Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Hansen had the following guests in their home for Mothers Day dinner, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Funk and Mr. Fred Funk of Humboldt. Michael Hansen of Iowa Lakes Community College at Estherville was a Monday evening visitor. The Doan Federated Study Club met Wednesday for a May breakfast with Mrs. Ray Cunningham. Eleven members enjoyed a Seed, Bulb, or Plant exchange as roll call. The informal program in eluded each member sharing a vacation trip experience. Mrs. Harold Martinek gave the news flash. The next meeting will be held May 26 at the home of Mrs. Willis Klaus. Janyce Struthers visited in the parental Ross Struthers home last weekend from her studies at the University of Northern Iowa at Cedar Falls. After church, coffee guests in the Ross Struthers home Sunday were Mr. and Mrs. Dale Struthers of Algona and Mr. and Mrs. Need Copies of Something? (Not Larger Than 8'/2xl4 inches) NOW - A FULL, QUICK-PRINT COPYING SERVICE WHILE YOU WAIT e e e Our New tquipment Will Give You A Reproduced Copy Exactly As Your Original At A Cost Of Only (Except Reproductions Prohibited By Law) 5 C A COPY Lee Struthers of Sioux City. A family dinner was held Sunday at the Dale Struthers home. A family dinner was held Sunday at peace Lutheran Church in West Bend in honor of Mr. and Mrs. John Krug's son Larry's confirmation. Attending from Algona were Mr< and Mrs. John Hanselman, Mr. and Mrs. David Hanselman and Danny and Mr. and Mrs. Tom Ellefson. Lone Rock Ladies Join Pella Tour LONE ROCK - Mrs. Maurice Weisbrod, Mrs. Ralph Hammerstrom, Mrs. Henry Schroeder, Mrs. Roy Jensen, Mrs. Milfred Mitchell, Mrs. Wilfred Radig, Mrs. Ervin Wetzel, Mrs. Clair Bollinger, Mrs. Amey Cherland and Mrs. Albert Bullock all of Lone Rock left Algona early Friday morning via the two bus tour to Pella and the Red Rock Dam area. Although the Pella Chronicle published promises of good weather the weatherman did not cooperate and the afternoon parade was cancelled due to rain. The women did enjoy viewing the floral arrangements at the Legion Hall and their visit to Pella's Historical Site including the Wyatt Earp home, the original Van Spankeren's store, the pottery shop and the Werkplatt (workplace) showing Klompen (wooden shoes) manufactured. A bus tour of the city with a Pella girl as guide giving out information was also very interesting. Several of the Lone Rock women returned to their homes at a later hour Friday night as they were on the bus which developed mechanical troubles at Clarion. - o ATTEND FUNERAL Mr. and Mrs. odey Cherland, Lone Rock, drove to Aitkin, Minn., Friday. On Saturday they attended the 10 a.m. funeral services of Mr. Frank Root at Aitkin and the afternoon graveside rites held at Shakopee, Minn. Others attending the graveside rites from this area were Mr. and Mrs. Albert Bleich of Burt and Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Sorenson of Algona. Mr. Root had passed away at Blair, Nebr., where he and his wife managed the Good Shepherd Home. Mrs. Root is a cousin to the local relatives. The relatives all returned home Saturday night. - o BIRTHDAY DINNER Mr. and Mrs. Odey Cherland, Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Soren.^on, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Reynolds and Mr. and Mrs. Albert Bleich of Burt enjoyed a Sunday dinner at Cunningham's dining room in honor of Mr. Bleich's birthday. Following dinner the couples spent the afternoon visiting at the Bleich home and Mrs. Bleich later served refreshments. - o JOLLY NEIGHBORS The Jolly Neighbor Club met May 12 at the home of Mrs. Dick O'Donnell. Those present spent the afternoon playing Fan- Tan with Mrs. Joe Vollmer winning high and Mrs. Odey Cherland, low. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Julian Cherland, Burt, and Janet Cherland, Algona, were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Cherland, Fairmont, Minn., at Stubb's Cafe, Spencer, other guests included the Lawrence Hansen family of Wallingford. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Weisbrod, Lake Elmo, Minn., spent the weekend at the parental Art Priebe home. Other Sunday dinner guests were Mr. and Mrs. Carl Priebe, Fenton. Mr. and Mrs. Joel Priebe were supper guests. Naomi Junkermeier and her mother, Mrs. E. A. Junkermeier, Burt, accompanied Mrs. Wilfred Radig to Algona Monday evening where they attended the Community Concert Association dinner held at the Congregational Center, Judy Kraft, cedar Rapids, spent the weekend with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Kraft. Kay Geitzenauer, Rochester, Minn., spent the weekend at the parental Lawrence Geitzenauer home. SQUIRRELS An unusual albino squirrel farrt- ily is living in the front yard of the H. J. Gilfillans of Bloomfield. All four are pure white. At. FREE HEARING AID WORKSHOP AVAILABLE TO ALL HEARING AID USERS HON5BRUCH DRUQ STORE - Algona Day _Thurtday Time 10 a.m. to 12 noon -Date May 20 To introduce you to Mr. John Kinsella, our new experienced hearing aid consultant in your area we have a free offer. For the privilege of demonstrating to a hard of hearing person thfe new Dahlberg Miracle Ear Hearing Aid we have a free TV listening attachment. Just come into our workshop at the above time and place. PROFESSIONAL HEARING AID CENTER 123 E. Blue Earth Ave. Fairmont, Minn. Phone 235-3283 Richard Paulson, Manager DAHLBERG MiR^CLE'EAR. HEARING AIDS HONSBRUCH DRUG - Algona Four New Listings at Ricklefs-Geelan ALGONA HOMES FOR SALE We as Realtors * DO A PROFESSIONAL SELLING JOB * FIND A BUYER * HELP YOU SET THE RIGHT PRICE — JUST LISTED — 3-bedroom home in east part at town. Finished basement. Water softener, central vacuum cleaner. Single attached garage and a real nice back yard. See this home today — It's priced right. Possession June 15. — JUST LISTED — 3-bedroom Ranch Style Home. Kitchen. Living Room, Dining Room, and large family room. Single, unattached garage. Top Notch Location. * NEGOTIATE EFFECTIVELY * FIND FINANCING FOR YOUR BUYER * KEEP ON TOP OF THE PILE OF DETAILS INVOLVED — JUST LISTED — Two bedroom home on a corner lot. Nice single unattached gar- fl e ', L his nome wi " make an ideal start for a young couple. Call us today. — JUST LISTED — Beautiful year-around home on big Spirit Lake. Six bedrooms. two kitchens, two fire places, « hr ee full baths. Central Air Conditioning in the main dwelling. Six-car garage. Summer house has a kitchen, full bath, 2 bedrooms and Central Air. Everything completely furnished and owner wants to sell. FOR SALE SUMMER COTTAGE ON NORTH SHORE OF BIG SPIRIT LAKE. PRICED TO SELL. CALL US NOW. NEW FARM LISTING ISO ACRES IN WHITTEMORE TOWNSHIP CALL US TODAY ON THIS FINE KOSSUTH FARM. SEVERAL LOTS FOR A™A° CATED NEAR THE ALGONA COUNTRY CLUB OTHER ALGONA HONES FOR SALE Near New 3 bedroom home near Country Club with dbl. garage, large lot with VT°J? athSl water sof 'ner. Central Air Conditioning and large Family Hoom. See this home today. It will make soneone an excellent family home. Three bedroom home on edge of Algona. Double garage, window air conditioner, water spftncr, family room and an extra large lot. Another nice family home. See It Today. Large, bedroom home in an excellent location. New cupboards and some new closets. Call us today for full details on this home. Large 3 bedroom home in excellent close-in location. Front porch finished off and has recreation room in basement. Double garage. E xcellent family home. JUST LISTED _ Beautiful 3- bedroom ranch home on a Urge corner lot. Good location double garage. Patio, Central A?r Condi- ThMii'iS I Iinlshed bawrnent. famn? h m ™ ke s ° me °>* a lovely family home. Owner leaving Algona. See this home today. JUST LISTED — Three bedroom ranch home in an excellent location. Kitchen has all-new CUD- boards, Central Air'Conditioning beautiful finished basement and a single unattached garage Call " JUST LISTED - A real nice two-story home. Three bedroom*, gas furnace, incinerator, large corner lot. Single unattached garage and a nice patio. Located '» Lucia Wallace school area. Available July 1. Don't miss thl» one. Near-new refrigerator, washer and dryer go with home. JUST LISTED _ Business op- portuntty in Burt. Schrade?s Hardware building. Ideal opportunity for a young man to start RICKLEFS • GEELAN JIM GEELAN . 295.3829 2 EAST STREET - PHONE 295-2491 TOM NCKLEFS'- 295-2939 ROGER LONG 295-2254

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