The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 22, 1938 · Page 2
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 2

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 22, 1938
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The Algona Upper Pes Moines, Algon^ Iowa, Feb. 22,1938 CONS. LEAGUE ELECTS OFFICERS ATBURT.MON Hugh McDonald Named Pres., J. O. McDonald Co. Director Burt: At the meeting of the Conservation League held at the McDonald Lumber Co. office last week Monday evening, the following officers were elected: Hugh McDonald, president; G. W. Bleich, vice president; M. M. Chlpmnn, secretary and treasurer. J. G. McDonald was appointed director from the Burt chapter on the county board. Leon Merritt, Algona, led a discussion on the Genera! Wild Life Restoration Week which will be March 20 to 26. G. W. Bleich. Earl Miller, LeRoy Boettcher and D. F. Schwietert were named as a committee to arrange some suitable event for that week. Editor Thaves Home J. G. Thaves, editor of the Burt Monitor, was brought home Friday after being a patient in the Kossuth hospital for 10 days. He is somewhat improved in health, but is still confined to his bed. Giddlngs-Van Hove Wedding Nina, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G. C. Giddings, was married last Monday afternoon to John Van Hove, Titonka, at the home of the bride's parents, the Rev. A. H. Wood performing the ceremony. The couple was attended by Zol and Rodney Giddings, sister am brother of the bride. The brid wore a gown of deep blue transpar ent velvet with gold accessories She carried a bouquet of daffodil and orange blossoms. The orang blossoms were sent to her by Mrs A. A. Graham, an old friend from Daytona Beach, Fla. The brides maid wore navy blue crepe. A col or scheme of yellow and white was used in decorations. A wedding upper was served to 40 guests. The Yes - Lowest - Cost Save time and worry—purchase with confidence. Know yon have the best—we meet the requirements. Automobile Liability Insurance—Dwelling— Household Goods and all other forms of insurance coverage. See Us Today for your Insurance Requirements Good Insurance Pays The Algona Insurance Agency OOJIPETES WITH S8J4 POUND GUN-Jasper, Ind.: Southern Indiana has been stricken with the Cap and Ball Rifle fever, and a league was recently formed to hold matches throughout this district Matches have been held at Chrisney, Buffaloviile, Lamar, Mariah Hill. Tennyson and Jasper. Those in the photo above are: prone, Chris Seng, Jasper; standing, left, Frank Seng, Jasper; right, Roy Stocking, Evansville, last year's winner of the national 180-yard archery championship. Frank Seng built the gun which he is holding, and It is the heaviest ever seen in these parts, weighing 36'4 pounds. Home Project Group 1 Meets at Sexton Sexton: The Woman's home project meeting was held with Mrs. Wm. Hartley on Wednesday afternoon. The leaders, Mrs. Sim Bernis, Mrs. B. R Sanders and Mrs. Herman Wise, conducted tha Ies3on on "Child Development" The group voted to continue the meet- Ings and will choose their new project at the March meeting. This meeting will be held at the home of Mrs. Sim Bemis, on March 9, with Mrs. John Huff and Mrs. Herman Wise assisting with the luncheon, following the business meeting, a unch was served by Mrs. Wm. Harty, Mrs. B. E. Sanders and Mrs Fohn Flora. UNION NEWS Livermore News State Street Home Loans C. R. LaBarre Automobile Loans Phone 55 Insurance "For years I've eaten toy* the "BIG TEN" Commissioner of Athletics, JOHN L. GRIFFITH, mat American alHIttic authority, Prfiidint of tht National ColltfiattAtttUtic Association • Alert mothers everywhere give children this warm, tasty breakfast because it has the extra value of Nature's Vitamin B!. ..Doctor's say you and the youngsters should have this precious vitamin every day to combat nervousness, constipation and poor digestion I... Yet this wonderfully wholesome breakfast costs only 14 cent per serving. There's no other oatmeal like it! Today many grocers offer Quaker Oats at a special price for 2 packages. IM SOLD ON A HOT BRACES-VP NERVES & DIGEST/OH - newlyweds entertained about 100 <» a wedding dance In the hall Wed nesday evening. They will mak their home on a farm near Lakota. Rev. Wessle HI Dr. B. K. Bahnson took the Rev G. H. Wessel to the hospital a KlrksvUle, Mo., Sunday for exam inatlon and possibly an operation The Rev. Wessel has been in pool health for some time. Mr. am Mrs. T. E. Hartwick, McGregor came Saturday to visit at the Wessel home. Mr. Hartwick is Mrs Wessel's brother. • Cars Collide Mrs. J, W. Dorrance and Floyd Duncan had an accident Wednesday, while both were driving to their homes. The accident occurred as both cars were about to drive onto the pavement at the west edge of town. Mrs. Dorrance was coming from the east and Mr. Duncan from the south. Both failed to stop at the stop signs, which resulted in the two cars colliding. The Dorrance car was damaged somewhat, but no one was injured. Breaks Ankle Mrs. G. J. F. Vogel fell on the icy sidewalk last Tuesday afternoon and broke both bones in her ankle. She is confined to her bed at present and will be laid up for a number of weeks. The Clyde Bristows entertained n group of neighbors at four tables of 500 recently. Helen Schwietert, who had been caring for Mrs. C. R Lewis in Algona a number of weeks, returned home last Tuesday. The Presbyterian Mite society will meet Wednesday afternoon with Mrs. E. E. Paine. Mrs. Cialr Winkle and Nellie Ward are assisting hostesses. GENUINE KNEE ACTION Social Matters At Livermore Livermore: Mrs. H. L. Clark was hostess to the Twentieth Centuty club members at her home Tuesday. An interesting program was given, with Mrs. Ulus Wilson and Mrs. Hartley Mackintosh nl charge. The guests other tnan members were Mrs. Frank Conley, Mrs. Bert Brown and Mrs. Clara Malin. The hostess served lunch. The Equality club was entertained at the home of Mrs. Chivort Johnson Thursday, when Mrs. Johnson and Mrs. Thomas Devine were joint hostesses. The program consisted of paper by Mrs. Archie Wilson, and Mrs. Charles Brown, using as their topics respectively, "Mrs. Farnham's Secret" and "Penrod's Busy Day." This was followed by a playlet. In charge of Mrs. J. W. Hewitt. Refreshments were served. Miss Vivian Dutton entertained Monday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Koppen. complimentary to their 21st wedding anniversary. Five hundred was en- ioyed during the evening, with Mrs. Edward Opheim and Oscar Olson receiving high score: Mrs. Olson and flerman Larson took the consolation; Mrs. Opheim also received the chair prize, and Mr. Olson the travel* Delicious refreshments closed the evening, after the guests of honor had been presented with some nice gifts. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Koppen and daughter, and Miss Vivian Dutton were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Wallace McArthur of Irvington last week, when the McArthurs held a card party at their home. Burt News (AM CU.TC**' and with PERFECTED HYDRAULIC BRAKES 85-H.P. VALVE-IN-HEAD ENGINE FISHER NO DRAFT VENTILATION All these vitally important feature* are available, at low prices, only in the new 1938 Chevrolet. Mrs. E. C. Schwietert entertained the Fortnightly club Friday afternoon. Mrs. Mary Steward will entertain the birthday circle next Thursday afternoon. F. O. Stow spent several days last week at the home of his sister, Mrs. C. L. Phelps near Titonka. Mrs. B. W. Brooke was called to Aberdeen. S. D., last week Tuesday by the illness of her sister, Mrs. Meyer. Carl Bahllng and Walter Sorenson left for Colfax Friday, where they are taking treatments for rheumatism. Howard Sigsbee, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Sigsbee, has purchased the Diamond D-X service station at Kanawha. Mr. and Mrs. O. H. Graham and Mr. Mrs. W. W. Boettcher attended the county Legion Auxiliary meeting at Swea City Thursday evening. Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Paine have purchased the old Stow house on East Main street. They do not expect to occupy their new house at i-re-.ent. Hj[,f Condit Bowie and G. P. Uov.'oit went to Cherokee Friday. v.r.rrfe H'jpt- Bowie acted as referee •-.'. •-- wrestling match held there on TT •'.•-.;• ari'l Saturday. W.'t W Hahlfc ar.'l little daugh- •->• kptr.t Last week with Mrs Hi.-,.tt part/jU Mr and Mrs. A. '!, Tr.t Harilek are moving J r . ; f. Vtrit and ^ tfct WaJ '//.- M'i-t H A Ti.i Metirt tr,4 Mtvlarcei K ('. nvk'-KUr*. J". ¥ Kl'fulzt. C K. r.*t.t« W/M fcuAt H B. Bitkh >•; J^uelik wtrt tr.ttrtfciritij at a lull Wt1r.*j><lay evening. K fcriw.t* er.ltrtiiritd tht Wayr;* Mann*, CHCVtOUT wV O*i«rt*»*. WTtOfT, MUCHMAM al Me*Wx Poym***. A G»Mraf Motors Volv*. l>te ar»d tht K E 8traley», Vtt^'ju it a party Saturday evt A crtari'.an party and ihov/tr for Mr a/.'J Mr» wa» held at me Ij J^. fjixlderj horwe Friday eve Mr ari'l Mrs Hattl« were marneij February 1 ari'i will live on a farm near Woden Supt M ('.. Bowie attended mec-ti/ig of .-.ub-'jistrict music con;' rnarj:>^i:r.-> at Websster (^ity i Tne-..J;»y Hurt will be hoal to the j music of this bub-district liui year for the first time 'I h*; Lutheran Ladies' Aid society c-nl c-i tamed the families of the meiiiber.i at a banquet in the church basement Tuesday evening. About Vi were present. The evening was in playing various games. I.aj.1 Wednesday was W. J. Lock- v.oud'.s birthday an<i in honor of the • vent the (',. II. Mi-Mullens, M. M I. Kossuth Motor Co. Phone 200 N. Dodge St an,->, it. J. Hummcr.strom.s K. Rodmans were fiitc-r- at the I-ockwood home for an cvciiiii^ at monopoly. The hijjh .school band gave a, r(>n< 'L-it in the- school auditorium Sunday afternoon. The program included a cornel trio by Margaret Hi' hmann. Kc<bc-r t Thavea and Dean Meier, a baritone nolo by Harold Welske and u cliuinet iolo by Floyd Stolt. Mrs. Charles Jennings entertained the women of the Methodist Aid Wednesday, Mrs. Elwood Rum- mins was hostess to the Presbyter- an women on the same day at her home east of town. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Jones will move from their farm north of town, to Buffalo Center; Mr. and Mrs. Ole Olson will move to Pine River, Minn., and the Paul Drushella's will move to Oregon. Mrs. Hans Brovold who has been spending some time in Clarion In the home of a daughter, Is visiting in the home of her son and wife here, Mr. and Mrs. Ole Brovold, where she will make an extended stay. Mr. and Mrs. Peter Solar of Waterloo, spent the week end here, the guests of Mr. and Mrs. C. K. Howard. Mr. Solar was former principal and athletic coach at Livermore, having resigned here last year to accept a similar position in Waterloo. Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph Sprong are the parents of a daughter, born on Tuesday, February 15, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Robbins. The grandparents on both the maternal and paternal side live here, being Mr. and Mrs. John Robbins and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Sprong. Another successful library benefit card party was held Monday evening at the town hall, when a large crowd gathered to enjoy the evening. Mrs. Max Gronbach and Rev. George Theobold had high honors at bridge, with M. E. Taylor receiving the chair prize. Mrs. Lawrence Gronbach and Alvin Bredahl received high honors in 500, with Clarence Wells taking the chair prize. Lunch was served. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Smith and daughters, Helen Mae and Lois, have returned to their home here after a short vacation that took them to Clarksville and Milo. Mrs. Pearl Morris of Clarksville, who had been visiting in the Smith home here over a fortnight, returned to her home at that time. Mr. and Mrs. Lester Smith and daughter Shirley, of Waterloo, have also been recent visitors in the Albert and Ollie Smith homes here. The regular meeting of the O. E. a waa h*U at Utelr hall here on Tuesday evening, with the new worthy matron, Mrs. Martha King and her officers presiding. The refreshment committee consisted of Mrs. K. J. Boessler, Mrs. W. F. Miller, Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Swanson, and Mrs. Frank Hoffman. Following the regular work, two vocal selections by Miss Miriam Evans with Mrs. J. F. Hamm as accompanist, was enjoyed. Mr. and Mrs. Ole Olson of Bode, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Jones and Mrs. Paul Drushella of Livermore were guests of honor, as all are moving from this vicinity shortly. Each were presented with flowers, and a committee of folks from Bode brought ice cream to be added to the lunch. Rudolph Will spent Friday a bis farm near Jackson, Minn. Jos. Sabln is helping with th work at the Robert Ward farm. Mrs. Clalr Winkle attended i meeting-of her bridge club at Burt Tuesday afternoon. The H. B. Marlows were Sunday dinner guests at the Milton Mar lows, southeast of Burt. The new son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Gould has been named Darre! Delano. Mrs. Jos. Arndorfer is caring for Mrs. Gould and the baby. Mr. and Mrs. Frombach, southwest of Algona, were callers at the Rudolph Wills Monday afternoon. Mrs. Frombach is a niece of Mrs. Will. Mrs. Ralph Jones, Des Moines, and her son, Wayne, came recently to visit Mrs. Jones' aunt, Mrs. Kate Doege, Algona, who is seriously sick with pneumonia. Mrs. Glen Jenkinson spent Monday with her mother, Mrs. J, F. Schoby, Algona. Mrs. Schoby is having considerable trouble with rheumatism In an arm and shoulder. LeRoy Stoffel got home Tuesday from an extended visit at Joliet, 111. His friend, Gene Wilhelml, who was expected to accompany him home, has been sick two weeks with Influenza. Dinner guests Sunday at the Earl Taylors were Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Stephenson, Arnolds Park, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil McGlnnis and son, Mr. and Mrs. L. J. DeGraw, both couples of Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hofius, Union. The infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ward has been named Donald William, after both paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Ward and Mr. and Mrs. William Rich. Mrs. Johnson, mother of Mrs. Walter Rich, cared for mother and baby till Monday. Eighth graders who took the recent examination at Algona were: District No. 1—Joyce Romstad, Mary Lee Dearchs, Lester Godden; No. 5—Betty and Letty Sarchett, William Kohl, Cecil Will, Clarence Campney; No. 4—Ruby Alt, Fred- erick Wlllrett, Ruth Heerdt. There were none from No. 2. The Olaf Romstad and Roy and Robert Sarchett families, with Mr. and Mrs. Presley Sarchett, drove to West Bend Sunday and visited a brother-in-law of Mrs. Presley Sarchett, Jos. McCormick. Jessie Sarchett, who had been at the McCormick home since New Years came back with her parents for a visit. ATTORNEYS AT IAW Mrs. Jim Lloyd has been 111 the past week, also Mrs. H. Dyer. Your Best AH Times! Let us clean and press your clothes often. Good appearance pays big dividends. Take advantage of our modern odorless mothproofing. Use your phone and our truck will pick up and deliver. Modern DRY CLEANERS Phone 587 Save on your Hybrid Seed Corn Iowa 931 and other strains suitable for your locality. Leave your order* at our office or with our representative MR. L. M. OWEN Anderson Grain & Goal Go. Phone 308 5 0 There's Lots of Money to be Made in the Gasoline and Oil Business And until a few yearn ago, the corporation* were really "going to town." However, In more recent year*, a new Idea na» developed, and . . . 1350 Families in this area pay themselves a profit from Gas and Oil In fact, in 7 years time, this concern has made a total profit of f 102,97*41, from gasoline, oil, kerosene and tractor fuel, and the Patrons Get the Profit*. Here's The Story- 1—Our shares can either be purchased for cash or earned through patronage. Meaning the profit on the purchases of the patron will be applied on his share until it is paid in full. 2—Kight per cent interest is paid on capital stock, and patronage dividends are paid on the patron's purchases. Our average patronage dividend has been about fifteen per cent. Our unusual .speedy growth should prove the quality of our merchandise. Stations are located in Burt, Titonka, Algona, Bancroft, Wesley, Sexton, Woden and Corwith—Ask any of them for details K & H Co-op Oil Co. WESLEY, IOWA R. J. Harrington 3. D. Low* HARRINGTON A IX)WB Rooms 212-14 First Nat'l Bk. Bldg. ALGONA, IOWA J. L. BONAR ATTORNEY AT LAW Collections will receive prompt 1 attention ALGONA, JtOWA W. B. QUARTON H. W. MILLER ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over Co. Savings Bk. Bldg. Office Phone 427 ALGONA, IOWA A. HUTCHISON DONALD C. HUTCHISON THEODORE C. HUTC ATTORNEYS AT LAW Security State Bk. Bldg. Phone 251 E. J. Van Ness G. W. 3tlllma» VAN NESS £ 8TILLMAN ATTORNEYS AT LAW Offices in new Helse Building Phone 213 Algona, lows* Gaylord D. Shumway Edw. D. Kelly SHUMWAY ft KELLY ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office In Qulnby Bldg:. Phone 5* ALGONA, IOWA HIRAM B. WHITE Phone 444-810 ATTORNEY AT LAW Office over Iowa State Bank Phone 306 P. A. DAN8ON ATTORNEY AT LAW Office over Iowa State Bank Bldg. Office Phone 460-J Res. 316V ALGONA, IOWA ATTORNEYS AT LAW J. W. Sullivan (dec'd) S. E. McMahont L. E. Ltnnan SULUVAN,MratAHON * LINN AW Algona, Iowa Phone 261 Office over Kossuth Mut, Ins. Bldg. ALGONA, IOWA L. A. WtNKBL ATTORNEY AT LAW (County Attorney) Office over Qulnby Building PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS J. N. KENEFICK PHYSICIAN & SURGEON Office formerly occupied by Dr. A. L. Rist over Rexall Drug Store Office Phone 300 Rea. Phone ALGONA, IOWA C. H. CRETZMEYER, M D. SURGEON & PHYSICIAN Office John Galbralth Bldg. MELVIN G. BOURNE PHYSICIAN & SURGEON Office over old Post Office Phones—Office 107 Res. 19* OSTEOPATHS DR. & W. MEYER General Practice Special attention given to non- surgical treatment of rectal diseases, varicose veins and rupture. General Hospital Phone 1ST' DENTISTS DR. H. M. OLSON DENTIST Located in New Call Theatre Bldg. Phone, Business 166, Residence 78» ALGONA, IOWA DR. L. C. NUGENT DENTIST Second floor Sawyer Bldg. Phone 313 Algona, low* DR. Q D. SCHAAP DENTIST Qulnby Bldg. Phone IS*. Res. Phone 174 Algona, Iowa GEO. D. WALBATH. D. D. & GENERAL. DENTISTRY Office in old Postofflce Block Phone 20 Algona, low* KARL R. HOFFMAN DENTIST Office in New Helse Bldg. Phone 44 R«». phone 11» REAL ESTATE MURTAG.H & SON REAL ESTATE FARM LOANS INSURANCE BONDS rjuinby Bldg. Phone 10* VETERINARIANS FOX £ WINKEL Dr. L. W. ."-ox Dr. J. B. Winkel Office 220 West State Street Office Phone 476-W Res. 475-R ALGONA, IOWA Typewriter Paper We have just received a large shipment of ream packages (600 sheets) which sell for 75c for 600 sheets This is a good grade bond paper and will m&ke an excellent school paper. The AJgtoa Upper Dei Moines I h< (. ,n h<ji» » f a I iial <,iv«:-, >),st4-,f-, Inquire at The ua Upper Dea Moinea office for partiuclara

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