The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on May 6, 1937 · Page 19
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 19

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, May 6, 1937
Page 19
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The Algona Upper Des Moines, Algona, Iowa, May 6,1987 AMERICAN LEflON PROGRAM 6:00 a. m.—Golf Tournament, A gona Country Club. 10:00 a. m.—Registration, Hotel Algona. 12:00 noon—County Commanders Imncheon, Hotel Algona. 8:00 p. m.—Business meeting. Call to order—Ernest E. Condon, District Commander. Advancement of Colors—Hagg Post No. «0. Invocation—Rev. F. J. Frien, Webster City. In Memoriam. Address orWeclome—J. D. Lowe, Commander, Hagg Poet No. 90. Response—Roger Fo* Fort Dodge, District Vice Commander. Reading of Minutes—Allen Miles Madrid, District Adjutant Reports of District Chairmen: Education War Orphans—F. H. Cooney, Carroll. Employment and Relief—H. E Myers, Manning. Americanism — Jacob Johnson Denlson. Graves Registration — William Fagan, Laurens. Community Service—W. S. Grote wald, Lake Mills. Highway Safety—Vic Stueland Forest City. Junior Baseball—Leo Laird Rockwell City. Marksmanship—J. W. Hamrnas, Emmetsburg. * National Defense—R. E. Patter son, Boone. Remarks—James Dolllver, Department Americanism Chairman. Invitation to Des Moines Convention—Val Wells. Remarks, Publicity—Frank'Mlles, Editor Iowa Leglonalre. Remarks, Hospitallzation—Gor- don Beck, Manager United States Veterans' Facility. Remarks, Veterans Affairs—Jack Miller. Secretary Iowa State Bonus Board. Remarks-John Mitchell. Roll call and membership report. New Business. Service School—R. J. Laird, Department Adjutant Address—Peter Hansen, Department Vice Commander. EVENING PROGRAM Joint Banquet, 6:SU p. «"• High School GymniMtiiun Invocation—Rev. F. J. Frien. District Chaplain. Group singing. Music—Legion orchestra. Address of Welcome—J. V. Lowe, Commander Hagg Post No. »0. Address of Welcome—Mrs. Joe Harig, Unit President. Introduction of District Commander—Commander Lowe. Introduction of District Committeewoman—Commander Condon. Introduction of District Officers and Past Department legion Officers—E. E. Condon. District Commander. Introduction of District Officers and Past Department Auxiliary Officers—Mrs. Martha Whlsler, District Committeewoman. Addrcawa Frank Miles, Editor Iowa Le- gtonaire. Mrs. J. E. Skelley, Department Executive Secretary. R. J. Laird, Department Adjutant Mrs. Bess Lainson, Department President G. M. Brown, Department Com mander. Legion and Auxiliary Dance— 9:00 p. m.—Anderson's hall. JT. SAY MURPHY ~~ Ray Murphy, I3a Grove, and Des Moines, has long been popular In American Legion circles. He is a past-commander of the Iowa Department and tot-year served ae one of the ting National Comi of the Ugian, WELCOME TO ALGONA 'THE FEIENDLY CITY' Members of 8th District American Legion and Legion Auxiliary The Cityb Yours May 11 1937 The City Is Yours May 11 1937 Algona 's Haps P° s t No. 90, and Algona 's Merchants and Business Men, Join in Wishing you a most successful district convention . . .and don't forget 1o come back again! These Firms Welcome You Antone Johnson, Life Insurance K. D. James—Drugs Graham's Store Cumming's Store Kohlhaas & Spilles Misbach's Men's Store Nelson Hardware Elbert's Garage BoUford Lumber Co. Brownell Shoe Co. F. S. Norton & Son Kent Motor Co. Kossuth Motor Co. Lusby Drug Store Bjustrom's—Appliances Pratt Electric Co. Gamble's Store

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