The Algona Upper Pea Moines, AlgoM, Iowa, Oci 14,198* Sotel Parties- There were 61 guests at a one o'clock luncheon served tn the din• tag room of the. Hotel Algona, Wednesday afternoon. Mrs. Dennis Ooeders received the high score priie at bridge, Mrs. Roy Keen the «econd high prize, Mrs. George SSJ. John the third prize, Mrs. Duane Dewel thp low prize, Mrs. S. E. McMahcn the prize for sitting In the lucky chair, and the prize for the score nearest 1937 was won by Mrs. T. H. Hutchison. Hostesses were Mrs. D. P. Smith, Mrs. Joe Greenberg. Mrs. Joe Bloom. Mrs. L. G. Baker, Mrs. W. G. McCullough and Mrs. W. E. Hawcott. Wednesday evening a seven o'clock dinner was served to 54 in the Hotel Algona dining room. The hostesses were Mrs. Joe Bloom, Mrs. Joe Greenberg and Mrs. W. El Hawcott Mrs. W. G. McCullough received the high score prize, Mrs. Didrlkson the second high prize, and Mrs. Wm. Daughan won the lucky chair prize at bridge. Honor Gnest*— A picnic dinner and a social good time was held at the Ambrose A. Call State Park, Sunday, Oct 3rd, honoring Mr. and Mrs. Fred Urch and two sons from West Concord Minn. Those attending were Mr. and Mrs. Paul Black. Ruth. Evelyn, and Everett Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Jenkins, Ronald and Eleanor. Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Johnson of the Rich Point vicinity. Mr. and Mrs. ft. 1 i Rlchter and sons of Minnesota, Mr. and Mrs. Irving Urch and little son, Albert, Mrs. Dora Weber Urch, Mr, and Mrs. Jesse Riddle, ami Ilene, and Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Riddle of Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Urch nnd sons, Harvey and Wllford of West Concord, Minn., also L. T. Griffin of West Concord, father of Mrs. Fred Urch. Mrs Peter Junkins was also there. Birthday Party— " Jean Walrath, little daughter of Dr. and Mrs. G. D. Walrath was four years old, Monday. Laura Hansen, Ardella Hovey, Mrs. Marvin Clements. Mrs. Don Gardner, Leona Stewart Mrs. J. H. Hoppe, Mrs. George Stewart and Mable Zeigler were the hostesses, most of whom are employed at the Kjesen- sky store. Nine little friends of Jean were her guests: Maxlne Gibson, Diane Schaap, Ardls and Alice Kresensky, David Shumway, Cameron Shierk, Charles Carlson and Jack Carlson. Games were played and esch guest received a prize. Library Club— The Plum Creek Literary club met nt the Library Wednesday, Sept 29th. The hostess was Mrs. Maud Jergensen. • Roll call was answered with conservation projects. The following program was given: poem. "Jack Frost Came", Lela Seeley: travelogue, "On a Recent Trip East". Minnie J. Coat; round table discussion on Conf- For October Parties Your party will not be complete without some Taylor Made Ice Cream. Our special brick of rich vanilla with a center of orange ice is just the thing to make a party or a dinner a complete success. Phone 270 for free delivery. Full Quart Sanitary Box 55c Algona Ice Cream & Candy Factory ALGONA, IOWA Thureday-Fridiiyv <0et. 14-15 GET A COMBINATION TICKET Wrtmter dry vs. Algona Football Game sit Athletic Park TWO for 52c blck Powell in "VARSITY SHOW Complete show after .the game fail Theatre .. Football Pep" Meeting At Call Theatre between shows Thursday night 9 p. ra. Combination Ticket* 52c Students with season football tickets entitled to 26c tickeu. Game and Show Tickets at Boxoffice and Both Gates at Park. Saturday, October 16 Matinee 1 p. m. stage show 2 p. m. Night 7:15, stage show 8:30 p. m. ON TH STAC IN PERSON '&VUct FROM THE PARADISE OF THE PACIFIC! 'Bells Original HAWAIIAN FOI1IE5 Featuring ROBERT BELL (Himself) Hawaii's Greatest Entertainer SEE t SACRED LOVE DANCES ~>.,KANI LOKI .Newest Island \Ver8ion of the HULA! HONOLULU CITY TRIO NEKI LAMAKA Vtildiu'i Princess TEIHE KAMI Qitti tl Bjtt-n I jiU»>at« kiiaki luctr ALOHA LAM|tta.iTi H.il Huiti servntion Projects, by Ann Drone, Sadie SklHing Christopher McWhorter and Elsie WIHrett The next meeting Oct. 13th will be at the home of Mrs. W. K. Ferguson, hostess Mrs. Emma Crouch. Sonvrniter Hnnfc— The Beta Sigma Phi business girls sorority met at Helen Corey's home Tuesday evening for a scavenger hunt Lorraine and Dean Arndorfer, Audrey Fretz. Carmen Rokopf, Catherine Carlson and Margaret Fussel were guests. The party was divided into four teams, and the winning team consisted of Thelma Knutson, Carmen Raskopf, Lorraine Arndorfer and Irma Dee Gardner. Refreshments were serv- ,ed at the Corey home. Post-NnpHal Shower— Mrs. Ira Kohl, Mrs. Lynn Keith, and Mrs. Wayne Keith were hostesses, Tuesday evening, at a miscellaneous shower at the former's home honoring Mrs. Stanley Larson, the former Kathryn Keith, whose secret marriage was recently annnounced. There were 35 friends of Mrs. Larson present. The evening was spent In hemming towels and giving the bride advice. A late lunch was served by the hostesses. ' Geo. Schneider Weda— The marriage of Miss Arlene L. Woodrow, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Woodrow of Sarles County, North Dakota, to George A. Schneider of Algona, was carried in the Sept. 30th Issue of the Western Cavalier Advocate, Sarles, N. D. Mr. and Mrs. George Mossman were attendants. The couple expected to leave about two weeks after the wedding date to make their home in the Lone Rock vicinity. Wed Wednesday— Marvyle Simmons and Owen Taylor of Hnyfield, Iowa, were married Wednesday at six o'clock at the Congregational parsonage in Algona by Rev. George C. Vance. They were attended by the groom's aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Arlo Stoltenberg of Algona. The bride wore blue satin and carried a corsage of roses and ferns. The couple left Thursday for Hayfleld, where they will make their home. Hi-Low Party— The lows of the Easy Ace bridge club entertained the highs at a 1:15 luncheon at Cook's lunch room, on Tuesday afternoon. Hostesses were Mrs. James Annen, Mrs. Chris Wal- lukait, Mrs. Henry Furst and Mrs William Geering. They adjourned to the Geering home for bridge. The high score prize went to Mrs. Elmer Phillips and the second high prize to Mrs. William Geering. Dinner-Bridge— Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Bliley were host and hostess at their home oh Wednesday evening at a 6:30 dinner and bridge party honoring Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Joynt, who are now living in Emmetsburg. The guests were members of the married folks bridge club. Prizes in bridge were received by Mrs. W. A. Barry, ladies high, L. A. Winkel, men's high, and W. A. Barry, travel prize. Desaert Bridge Club- Members of the Dessert club met at the George Conklin home, Fri- Anmnson. Mrs. Henry Gudcrlan and Mrs. Gordon Kuhn were club guests. Mrs. Louise Lynk won the first prize, Mrs. Gene Wray the cut prize, and the consolation prize went to Mrs. Gordon Kuhn. Pioneer Party— Algona Girl Is Queen of Froth Hbumpom Star Phota, VIRGINIA MOBCK Virginia Morcfe, 17-year-old Alfrona, lown, jrlrl, diMiKhtpr of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Morck, a freshman at the University of Minnesota, was selected recently an qttven of the freshman clans. Coronation ceremonies were part of the annual freshman dance at the Minnesota Union held hut tree*. She was selected after the field of co-eds had been narrowed down to six girl*. About Town Says What is a baluU.T?. If yon don't know there is a little way to find out. Few knows know. Wonder how Bernice Harrington became acquainted with the word. She made out a list Including the above for a young ladles scavenger hunt The ladies, such as "Alice Payne Mrs. Don Smith. Lorraine Arndorfer and others, who' help 'guide the business and social side of the town didn't believe there' wa* such a word. In fact, some Of them were ready to accuse Bernlc* of slipping dh'e* over. She certainly did—for the time being. .At last, if faith can be found In your wardsman, the streets are to be re-arranged in some respect* and signs on every corner bearing name and number. The new plan calls for streets running east and west to be left as they are. Those north and south will be classified as numbers. First street will be found somewhere near the river west of town. Count one for every block and Seventeenth street will take the place of Phillips, the one running and whether or not they realize It nothing one can do will draw more people to the fall extravaganza next year. And here is one for Rtpley. Two of the women whose names appear on the protest acted as superintendents of departments of the fair two or three years ago. At that time they asked one of the board directors for free passes to the girl shows. Which further proves a line from last week—The best community folks attend these shows. They are educational and entertaining, why do away with them ? * * * If Dutch Reagan cofltd find out how the Algona people and nearby folks stood in line to see his picture at the Call theatre Sunday night he could feel a debt had been paid. It was Dutch, who, a year ago, not this, broadcasted many a time a story over WHO of Des Moines about the greatest ball team In the state, the Algona Grays. Can we add? It was a year ago, not this year ,the Sporting News of St. Louis, the official baseball paper of the world, carried stories about the great Algona Grays. It was a year ago, not this year, the big daily papers from the Twin Cities and throughout the middle west printed anent the Grays. It was a year ago, not this year, numerous big league scouts had their eyes on Algona players and their ability. Like thr three little pigs' homes, a puff and jlmmto Mnrtogh did Ms part at the late field day celebration near Bancroft It was Jimmie who kept the thousands from suffering With thirst. He worked In ft pop stand. He sold hundrtd* of bottles. He kept two hands working. One of them took a warm bottle out of th« case and put It In Ice water. The other hand reached dtfwn, grabbed the botUe and passed It out to an accomplice whose sole duty was to pull corks. There was no time to cool pop. The trade was too great Jimmy met the occasion and won. Folks still hear ringing In their ears, Jimmie's ballyhoo, "It must be cold." THE NEW 1938 ZENITH RADIOS May Be Purchased on Convenient Budget Plan al THOMAS Radio Service Irvington, Iowa Phone 12F12 Liberal Trade-In Allowance ni. uie uvurge v,unu.uu uumc, r n- place of Plumps, the one running ^>I1 • t Tfc Christensen Bros, A Main Inexpensive step ladder was needed at the new federal post office building. Postmaster Siill- ivan, following regulations strictly, delivered blanks to the various merchants stocking step ladders. The merchant bid for the sale. The bids must be sent into Washington Roper Single entertained a group' where the department selects the of seven boys at a pioneer party ( man to furnish the goods. Bye nnd Fridny in the woods at the home , bye or some time in the future. Wade of 111 1 -- p-irmts. Mr. and Mrs. Aue- will have a little step ladder. u>t Single. The boys -"pioneered" » » « thrr :-»i the woods nnd ended up (lias. St«-il spent Suiid.iy fishing ,. \vi< ner roast over n camp- Ki --'.iV ;i covered wagon which f-.'h..-r had fixed up for the Bridgp dub- Mr? A \V. Arnunson entertained htr tnii-re t'.ub members at two tibli-.-. Monday evening, at her horr.c Prizes were won by Mrs. G [>. I3rundaup and Mrs. Owen Nit hols. Mrs \V. E McDonald and Mrs Oi-r,rge Conklin were guests of the tlub. Annivrra&rjr Party— The third anniversary of the And cafe. The linv* was spent socially and a huge birthday cake was serv ed. at Rutland. The warm sunshine, the outdoor air and the environment in general wru enough to cause him to doze off in slumber risht on the river bank. One of his party will to tell him a fish was running away with the line shook him vigorously. In a semi-conscious, half-waking mood Chan, was heard to say, "Heavens, six o'clock already?" "I must get up, do the house work and get the breakfast before I go to work." Here's Health AND BEAUTY FOR YOUR FEET RED CROSS SHOES Tkt SUZANNE Be happy down to your toes in these glorious Red Cross Shoes! Each a miracle of fit. Really, they put wings on your feet. And a smile on your face. Price still only $6.50. SHOE DEPT. For Service With Free Moth Proof I'rif . Send Your The Modern Dry Send your Winter coats, overcoats, wool dresses^ ^iflter swits. Have them ready for cold weather and • mothproofed for six months unless de»ae.d «fc where. Modern Dry S .:-'i.\\ Phone 537 Dress & CoMSile AT Christensen's Bargain Basement Two hundred Splendid Dresses in both silk and wool, sizes from 14 to 48. Divided into three groups and priced far below their real worth. Group One. (jhroup Two Group Three DRESSES DRESSES DRESSES worth to $7.95 worth to $10.95 worth to $12.95 sale price sale price sale price 2.98 3.95 4.95 Over One Hundred Winter Coat* AU Priced Very Low For This Sale 8.95 10.95 12.95 14.95 Numerous otfier seasonable items in this BARGAIN SPOT Christensen Bros; Co. Mrs. Tribon in Charge •WANT ADS' BRING QUICK RESULT 5 In the riming game »f the son, Tuesday. St. Cecelia's Academy won from St. Mary's of EmmeU- erson cafe" waa"c(;i7brated""at"Vhe ' *>nrg. What a feat for young Jim Oscar Anderson home north of town I W a "3 who gathered hinuelf a bit Friday evening. The guests were I °' e'ory, by pitching a no-hit, no- past and present employees of the rlln game. Eddie Oktrum U located at Lylr, Minn., as manager of a BoLsford Lumber yard. He is not acclimated i to being away from home, for ev- m " e Birthday Party— "Paddy" Haggard of North Thor- i try day , a ] eU . er . u ingum street entertained hi. pal. I " ure Uj find lhree words ' "Mother "Jigss" Harrington Wednesday eve- | come up. ^ ^ ^ rang at a. ?ix o'i. loik dinner in hon- ' or of the former, b-.rthday. Little I "PaddV w* two year, o!d A good | -...,, ! had t,y all , . Urn* ,. ..»!_, ^ .. . L . . .^ Mnitaih te no* at the be*t '/' ab ' ht >' ^i-s w te k. His work suffers bci-au.se he wears a fine new .^^ ^^ Mim , ^^ conquer :r,iLitr for he is self-conscious of . he wauh on the ^rut. A p r i ze f or ,, j. r ,. jn a Kolf tournament lod fc -e met thii afternoon , al (j ran j Rapids, Michigan, while ayi at the I.tv-'ion hail. Mfj. i lt an , n ., uranct convention. M-it/L-1 l'(;ttt-r f.f Spi-i.i t.-r. ri-.l dt-j Lily w:iS the tiie ] (iuilii Mi-rting— The St. Thonvis Kpiacopal Guild A Krr.it opportunity and one you »hould not inisa. A pep meeting for the hitfh school football team the New Call theatre Thursday _ WAIKIKI BEACH sTEfTcuiTAA BAMO 0«.tke SCREEN/ •J'jiir-> Family in -HOT \VATEU- Matinee ;;!,-, i:i^ht -lie fl' Sunday and Monday, Oct. 17-18 Miiliiiue 2 p. in. daily T£fflEE_WHQ PLAYED with DOVE ...and she went to the. altar in her gown of. crimson v ftiAHCHOT TONE OBEBT YOUN . will i :i..t next Thursday ut 2:30 at | night. (Tonite). See the squad as thi; he. me of Mr- Glen Shore, with | ;l wholu in .street clothes. Hear the Mi rM-.v-ird Lii/hty acting as a.i- . rousing foo;ball yells, rlelp sing the cheering songs of victory. Listen to pep talks by influencing men. Hope they're short). Besides, a Kuyal .NYighbo '!"!.•-• Koy.il Neighbor Judge will \ full program on the screen, mi-'.t Thursday evening (tonight* ! iit tin; Legion h:i!l fur an important I tu. :in .-.a meeting M.-.fiiB— Beta Kigma Phi sorority will with iiulfhins Tuesday evening at 7:30. Cheater Schoby has u flock of HUO young turkey* now in the fattening pens. The other morninK at feeding lime one was noticed off by itself roo&ting on a small knoil. Int lie i>i't<i OJ*:iiia *" u* auiuinj v* *** i a . . . hold llu-ir r,-i;u!or bu^ne*, meeting %'^tigat.on proved it not to be a turkey but an eagle. A huge bird with an estimated eight foot wing spread. It was driven away and as far as known nothing of harm befell the turkeya. • • V Thi* cold morn ; n« recall* a »tory of last winter in which Paul Dremmel was the chief actor. Paul waj forced to abandon his car in the snow while returning from work at nieht. A mile and a half was the distance to trudge oa foot When moraine came and Paul went to retrieve the auto be found it high and dry with not a flake of mow upon Lne road. While the c'ub women »••« up In arms over the ghows at the fair and i« U receiving statewide publicity, Trinity Lutheran Church P. i. Braner, pavtor Erigliah communion will be celebrated Sunday. Sunday School and Bible class at 9:30 a. m. English preparatory services at | 10 a. m English communion services at 10:30 a. m. ! Announcements for the Lord's j Supper will be received at the yar- 1 aonage Saturday. | Confirmation iiutrucUons for children Siiturduy lit 9:30 a. m. The German Communion will be held a week from next Sunday. 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