The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 8, 1938 · Page 10
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 10

Publication:
Location:
Algona, Iowa
Issue Date:
Tuesday, March 8, 1938
Page:
Page 10
Start Free Trial
Cancel

The Algeria Upper Pes Moines, Algona, Iowa, March 8,1938 Algona Hi Misses State Meet by 2-Point Margin Trim Britt, Hampton Lose to Webster City . In Final With two regulars out of the line up, the Algona high school Bull dogs whipped two opponents in thi district basketball tournament a Mason City, last week end, but dropped the final overtime game to Webster City, 30 to 28, Saturday night. It was a story of "forgotten men —this unexpected spurt of the Bulldogs, which almost carried them Into the state meet this week. It was a story of fine teamwork, a fighting spirit, and good coach- Ing. Beat Brltt, Hampton Algona opened the tournament by defeating Britt, then advanced a notch by taking in Hampton, 29 to 24, while Webster City was upsetting Mason City. In the final game, It was anybody's contest. At IIMS** Cutset, Webster City took a small lead, and held it most of the first quarter, but Algona edged out in front In the second period, and led at the half, 17 to 14. The Bulldogs kept that lead most of the time, until the final minute of the regular game, when Webster City tied it up just before the gun. In the over time, Webster City tallied first, but Algona tied It up. Then another Webster City basket proved the winning margin. Mnokey, Michel Star During the regular playing sen- son, it has been Lynk and McNeil! who have done most of the scoring. They played the finest games of their career in the tournament, but they were under a handicap in tha tourney: visiting teams played for them, and put their closest guards on the Algona scorers. At that point, Muckey and Michel stepped into the picture, and with some beautiful shots, kept their team in the race all the way. Junior Long, substitute guard, turned in a fine performance. He not only was a defensive power but handled his assignments on the offense wtih snap and accuracy. Even In the final game, It is safe to say without detractnig from Webster City that the Algona team did much the best ball handling. Don Wlllasson was forced out of tournament play with the mumps and Bruce Miller had a chipped lone in his arm that kept him from :he lineup. Despite the loss of two •egulars. the Bulldogs were every bit the surprise team of the meet, and drew hearty praise from all sides. To SOP State Meet The Junior Chamber of Commerce vill make the boys a gift of a trip o the state meet, this coming Sat- irday. as a reward for their splendid showing. Making the trip will be Kenneth •ynk, Bob Muckey. Roger Michel, Bruce Miller, Joe McNeil), Junior Long, Clarence Devine, Wayne | Douglas, Wesley Schultz, Dave Smith, toon Willasson. and Coaches Findley and Berger. Webster City Boeye, f Seter. f Burton, c Anhrum. g ..... Doollttl*. g Mollenhoff, f Dolty. f Algona (28 Muckey. f . McNeill. f . Devine. f . Lynk, c Michel, g . Long, g Score at half City 14. Fg Ft Pf 6 3 4 2 0 0 0 Rewrites Of News From Last Thursday'* Kossuth County Advance Wed 60 Year*, Whitehills of ACTIVE WORK on Union Slough project began last week, and Improvement of a sub-grade on a 15 0 9 stretch of secondary road is one of Fg Ft Pf the first things to be done. The 4 i o road is at the base of Union Slough. 2 2 2 Following work on the road, a dam 0 0 0 will back water Into the slough, and .1 l la wildlife refuge will result. WPA .4 o 1 funds for $1630 are appropriated 1 o 0 for the labor, and the county is to match this with {2,900 for non-relief labor and materials. u 4 4 -Algona 17, Webster . Score at end regulation period— Algonn 26. Webster City 26. Missed free throws— Burton. Ankrum 6. McNeil! 2, Lynk, Michel 2. TO PLAY FACULTY WEDNESDAY NIGHT Wednesday night, the high school team will play the faculty, with the proceeds to be used for financing a bascketball squad banquet Fifteen cents for adults and 10 cents for students will be charged. The game will start at 7:30 p. m. Anyone wishing to contribute to the J. C. of C. trip to the state tourn- nment can do so by contacting Boo Harrington or John Haggard. SOPHISTICATION is the keynote of these. . MISS TOMMffi TUCKER ACTIONEER Go h gh, ... ce FOB YOU ALONE - v^i;sper iha daisies embroidered en the licr.i cl Spr.ng doll . . end thai weans ^OU' li'i cf ko- or.cl doir.i/ vcl Iocs Cuilires the high •ect or.d puHfed :fct,es. SGI*fi":r,,r,ti S Shower for Bride Held on Thursday Union: Mesdnmes Geo. Kohl. Bob Harvey. Albert Gould, Ben Gould and Jens Sorenson attended n shower near Whittemore Sunday afternoon at the M. O. Simpsons honoring Mrs. Virgil Jennings. As- Fisting hostesses were Mrs. Jennings and Mrs. Marcclla Erdman. Twenty ladies attended. The afternoon was spent socially and delicious refreshments were served. Mrs. Jennings was Miss Melinda Erdmnn and was married to Mr. Jennings last Thursday. They will work for Alfred Schenck and reside in the Srhenck tenant house. Weisbrods Leave on Trip to Houston, Tex. F'enton: ^fr.•:. \V. J. Weisbrod anil her son and daughter-in-law. Mr. and Mrs. Don Weisbrod and tlioir daughters. Anna Rae and Marilyn nnd Mrs. \V. J. Wrisbrod's daughter, Mrs. Htiijo Denker of Lester. Iowa. left last week Wednesday for Houston. Texas, for a two weeks' visit with Mrs. W. J. Weisbrod' 1 : son-in-law and daughter. Mr. and Mrs. Ray O. Berke. Mrs. Berkp is the former Eleanor Weisbrod. Leap Year Girl Has a Birthday I.otts Creek: Mr. nnd Mrs. Herman Gade nnd family of Fenton were Monday evening guests at the Hugo Faulstich home to help celebrate Marie Fnulsttch's birthday. She bus a real birthday only every four years, as she Is a leap year girl. This Is not leap year, however. Boys Celebrated Report has it that after the basketball game at Mason City in which Webster City defeated Algona and won the right to go to the state meet, the boys drove down via Humboldt. where they began to stage a demonstration at a highway intersection. State highway men came along, however, and picked the whole gang up, taking t&em into Humboldt. What happened there, we cannot say. Mrs. Elmer Emery moved March 1st to the farm she recently purchased five miles south of Sexton and a family from near Livermore will occupy the place vacated by the Emerys. DtlTTON & UEFFERTS office at the Algona Flour & Feed building recently played host to a flock of young grasshoppers. The hoppers evidently hatched from soil around the base of several plants that were standing in the warm room in the sun. Forty or more were counted and captured. • * * C, A. SAMSON, Algona, former Kossuth county sheriff, wlli run for county supervisor for the second district (Algona-Plum Creek-Union) on the republican ticket. • • • FLOYD BODE, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Bode, won the Iowa championship as being the best Holstein 4-H club boy in the state, for 1937. at honors awarded at the Holstein-Friesian Association meeting at Madison, Wis., last week. He has been In club work since 1927. He is now eligible for national championship honors. • « * MBS. HARVEY HIGLKY, Whittemore, passed away last week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Mike Mergen, where she had lived since the death of her husband. Mrs. Higley's funeral services were held at St. Michael's church, Wednesday morning, with Father Veil officiating, and burial was in the Catholic cemetery. Surviving are 10 children. Mrs. Mergen as mentioned. Mrs. Harold McDonald. Lillian. Helen, Lester. Frances and Moran, all of Whittemore. Mrs. Mike Besch of Fenton. Harv«y Higley. Jr.. of Emmetsburg. and Ray of Ledyard. Four brothers and five sisters also survive. In this vicinit sisters, also survive. In this vicinity, they are Mrs. Tom Ford and Mrs. Marcus McCuster. Whittemore: Mr=. Arnold Krause. Fenton. and Mrs. Fred Domek. Fairvil!c. * » » MRS. f. E. I.AYMON. former ro ;- kient Algona. who left here some 10 years ago. passed away at her homo in Pan Francisco. January 25th. E!- mor. one of her sons, was a star Algona hiph school football player, and died as the result of innine* received in a football game played at Britt. Surviving children arc Lawrence of Monrovia. Cal.: Meredith. Modesto, Calif.: and Robert. Modesto, besides her husband. • • • HENRY LAVCK. JR. of Whittc- moer recently had his adenoids taken out. But the youngster still had trouble breathing, so his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Lauck. took him to a doctor. The doctor probed the boy's nose; he found in it a button three-eights of an inch in diameter in one no.«fril. His breathing is now much better. Burt, Honorec Burt: Last Thursday was the 60t wedding anniversary of Mr an Mrs. H. A. Whltehill. On nccoun of the poor health of Mr. Whltehl no special celebration was hch but in the evening their childre and grandchildren surprised them by gathering at their home. Thos present were the J. M. Blanchards Donald Blanchards and Cheste Almas, Lone Rock, and the Leste Johnsons. Bancroft. Mr. and Mrs. Whitehill were mar rled at West Point, Wis., on March 3, 1878. Soon after they came t Kossuth county, settling first nea Irvington, where they lived threi years. Later they lived near Al gona and in Portland township Then they lived in Bancroft nin years and 42 years ago moved to Burt, where they have lived since Mr. Whitehill, who is a native of Vermont, Is 85 years old ant Mrs. Whitehill is 77. They have four children, L. T. of Los Angeles California, Mrs. J. M. Blanchard Mrs. Lester Johnson and Claude Whitehill. Buy West Bend Home West Bend: Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Miller have purchased the late Frank Leorke home from Harold Leorke and will take possession on April I. Mrs. Leorke has purchased a smaller home from Nick Peterson and will move there around April 1. The Howard Jurgens family is living In this house and he does not have B place to which to move as vet. Houses are not to be had in West Bend. tfvnso®3xa&^^ i Hospital News Kossuth Hospital Tuesday, March 1— Thomas Vipond of Algona entered for medical care. Tuesday. March 1— Fred Carter of Algona, medical. Thursday. March 3— Mrs. Bert Galbraith of Alj?ona. surgical. Monday, March 7— Mrs. Fred Schoby of Algonn entered as a medical patient. General Hospital Wednesday. March 2— Margaret E. Prcble of Humboldt entered for medical care. Monday. March 7— Mrs. John Holt of Ledyard gave birth to n baby boy. First Lutheran Church The First Lutheran Brdtherhoor meets this evening (Tuesday) at 8 o'clock, with Ross Calhoun, P. W Hanson and George Sjxmgberg, as hosts. Lenten services will be held on Thursday evening at 7:30. The church choir will hold its monthly meeting at the parsonage following services Thursday evening. Farm Changes in We*t Bend Area West Bend: Mr. and Mrs. Ben Allen have moved out on the Rudy Bonnstetter farm, having rented It for the coming year. They have been living in the Theo. Zaugfe house. Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Bonnstetter have moved onto the Banman estate farm, located north on the county line. They have purchased this farm. George Sander and family moved from the farm Into the Fachter residence which was recently purchased by them and E. L. Blairs mov- d from the farm to the house east of the light plant which they recently purchased from Mrs. J. C. Kongsbach. Mr. and Mrs. Dan Fogarty moved from the farm they lave resided on for over 40 years, into the residence they recently mrchased from the Thatcher estate. Their son. Joe Fogarty, who was marrjed this winter, Vlll fnrm th.? lome place. Mr. and Mrs. Peter Nellis moved Monday from the Kongsbarh louse to the house they purchased 'rom Ernest Freiden, Peter's fath >r and mother also moved into the lame house from near Whittemore. Dies at Omaha LuVerne: Word was received or 'riday of the death at an Omah: tospital of the death of Mrs. E. E. lancock's father, Rev. J. Wright, 'he Hancocks were called there last iveek Sunday. Funeral services were held Saturday at Primrose. Nebraska, where the Rev. Wright vaa pastor and at Santee. South Dakota, where he had been in harge of a mission station for many years. Previous to his work this mission station the Rev. Vright had worked in a southern mountaineer station in p-estern •"forth Carolina and also had been missionary in West Africa. Wesley Elections Wesley: Town election for 1938 is chcdulcd to be held Monday, larch 2gth, with one mayor, five ounrilmen. a treasurer and nn as- essor up for election. Classified Ads Pick Candidates in Livermore Election Livermore: A town caucus. Friday evening, nominated four citizens for mayor, and other offices, on the People's ticket, with George Burns receiving the high vote and the nomination. The election will be held March 2Sth. Nominated for councilmen on th* ticket are Dr. R. W. Beardsley, Louis Behounek, Lloyd Hughes, Jess Frnnklin and George Roepke. Florence Sweeney received the nomination for town treasurer and John Lcntsch was nominated for 'is- Free Free Iowa Theatre, Algona Alu'«'iia Aiitmiicihilc Dealers will run a J'ree ni<!- tiuit jiieinre -linw frmii f) In 1'2 iiYl.x-k SATURDAY, MARCH 12 Kniertjiiii tlie family at the show while y.i\i in- sjieei the wonderful array of Used Cars offered nil the la>l dav of National I'sed Car Kxr Week. The Algona Auction Co, We »r«- \it-re to st-rve buth the seller and bn)tr at onr pa- tiliiin In Algoua every Saturday. Saturday, March 12 Don't font*-! we sell aujthlog that you have to sell every Saturday by the bend or Height. Our place lit packed with buyers and all ttock in demanding good prices. So don't forget In get your stock in, as >ou will get the best cash price. HOKSKS IK... !,-!.•(! a iiUiiiii<-r u! h'U.-i--. IMJ:I- " ;, i-.ns old. lOii'i !|,.- ; -,i:, '..-in- .-ui.iijtli mouth li.ir.-i-.-. I/HIM f'H^.i, ',* c- Aili lak*- jiiii.-,' i.i.u h:ii< i y. IIO(..S \V,- ha-,.- ):.-H(i I', ,, .-!,;],.- .-u\i.~ in ljr:i.tt ill Miiii-u a a.- .»• ii.i\i- all Kind.- ul bu>.-i -. »ars. black i;v .-inck n> ., and u-t-d :m,il ht-ad i/l nurt- bn-d Hauiu- \|uil. iiiiiit in jour .-ows >"U,'.- in ami va.-i.-inution s and y i j i Chrischilles Store n^ '-aillt. \Vi; .-i-ll by l In- i/i,uud nr -At-:^lil. Don't forget every Saturday we will have a repair mau for all uiuki-s ul sepvrators. We also baodle tbe complete line of Massey-Harrh uia- .-biiierj. Don't forget to look ibis Twin I'ower How Crop Tractor uter. Hill baudle 32-iu. >ep. and 8 14-in. plon*. Open every duj. Sale baru pb .n,- " or residence 3F22. Mart uu >t»ck ul I'.'W. TKUMS ( a-b. \u property r mined uutil settled for. C. O. RIDDLE & SON Operators uJtd Auctioneers. For Sale FOR SALE—Furnace wood priced to sell. Delivered or on the ground.—Wm. Durant, Algona, call 474-J. 10* CHICK PRICES reduced $1 per hundred. Leghorns now $6.90: standard heavy breeds and Minor- cas, $7.90. Orders now booked will be protected. Phone or mail for quality chicks.—Swea City Hatch- cry, Swea City, phone 33. 10 I AM SELLING Hudson and Ter- raplane cars. See me before you buy.—Lloyd Gross, Algona. 9-10 SALE—Three head of horses, one 10-foot disc.—W. E. Lane, Algona. 3 miles west on gravel. McGregor St. 10* FOR SALE—48 Barred Rock laying pullets, culled and blood teat- ed.—C. C. Baas, West Bend. 9-10* FOR SALE-Duroc Jersey brood sows. April farrow, cholera immune. —Carl E. Bahling, Burt. 10* FOR SALE- Registered milking Shorthorn males. One to 14 mo.s. of age.—Aaron W. Steussy, Lu- Verne. 10-11* LET US VULCANIZE those broken tires and tubes. All work guaranteed.—Sampson Tire Service. 6-tf FARM BUYERS he suTe to read our large special ml in the Farm Tabloid, this issue of the Algona Upper D.-S Moines H. D Hutchins. Real Estate, Government Farm Lnans Insurance. Over Harry's Algona. Iowa. ](J For Rent FOR RK.N'T .Six room house, strictly modern, close in. double garage $35 month. Possession at once. C W. Nicoulin. 10 Lost and Found STOP AT Sampson's Tire Service and look over their lug grip tires for snow and mud. 6-tf LOST—A female yellow collie.— John Sabin. phone 10F211, Algona route 2. 10 1 Wanted WANTED-Work on farm by experienced young man. Phone 26F24 Algona. 10* WANTED- Housekeeping in a motherless home by a respectable woman. Box 534. Algona. Iowa. 10* FURNITURE REPAIRING, refinishing, upholbterina Am located in Algona again. Will give the former reliable service. -Byron Stratton, lock box 64. 10' WANTED TO RENT -Seven room modern house, will nay up to $40 per month, six months in advance for right house John MV- Guire, Algona, 10 WOODMEN ACCIDENT CO. of Lincoln. Nebr.. wants reliable salesman or lady for Algona and vicinity. Must have car. Free training.- Mabel L. Sheldon, Spencer. Iowa. 10* WANTED—Man to sell our products in Kossuth County. Car re<• nired. Write S. F. Baker & Co.. Ki-okuk Iowa, for particulars. 8-10* 8-in* LOANS—Ten vear farm 41.. „„ ~omnnii.«inn — r 1 W Nicoulin. Real Estate. Algona Iowa 43-14* WANTED—We buy hides, see us first.—Joe Greenberg, Algona. 3-tf REAL BARGAINS on good 1m proved farms, a!«o ml buys on Algona loU and Homes.—Kohlhaaj. Bros., phone 22. JO-tf Miscellaneous ANNOL'NCEJIENT I am a candidate for reelection as supervisor of the third district on the Democratic ticket at the June primaries. Your support and vote will be appreciated.—Wm. Cosgrove. 7-tf ANNOUNCEJIENT I will be a candidate for reelection as county supervisor from the second district. Your support will be greatly appreciated.—W. E. McDonald. 8-tf POLITICAL ANNOUNCEMENT I will be a candidate for reelection as county supervisor from the first district. In the forthcoming primary election. Your support nnd help will be appreciated.—John Fraser. 8-tf For Your Car DROP IN at Sampson's Tire Service when in need of a used tire or tube. 6-tf Ice and snow are going fast And motor drivers grin, Johnson's D-X, first and last, Will give your engine vim. SPRINGTIME SHOES • This spring, smartly clad feet will b« wearing th«t« jaunty Air Step dylei. Fath- ionable moderns will recognize the correctness of their high styling ... and the ease of walking... in the only style shoes with the "Magic Sole."' They will carry you tirelessly through every active day. $£.00 Brownell's Shoe Store V^^ Colwell Live Stock AUCTION Friday, March llth, at 1 P. M. Again calling: your attention to our Live Stock Auction. With Cattle and Hog market utronger, we thould have a real sale Friday. Ijuit wwk was very Rood. The connlgnora were well pTetuMMl with the result*. Will have the usual run of rattle, veal calve*, «tock calve*, NtwrH and helfera, Home fat, and »om* Ut*t will make rood Kra»n rattle. Cows, Hpringer« and market cowt. Bull* of alf agr* and breed*. We have packing house buyera and Chicago khlpperi each week to buy them. We usually have bred »ow» and feeder pig*. Bring your* in. Bring vaccination certificate If vaccinated. SHEEP—Bred ewe* and lamb* which And a ready *ale. Sell by weight or head on cattle, iheep and hog*. Government tevted •caleav**'' HORSES—We had a nice horw Hale lut week. Hold 10 head out of 13 chance*. Have already listed some good hone* for thin naif. Expect a good number to rhooae from. Renumber you have the privilege to hitch and try them before Mttlement I* a»ked. .Market I* somewhat better. Farmer* who put off buying are getting bu»y now. No more farm tales to buy at. Bring in what you wikh to wll, we will do our part to ret them sold. TERMS—Ca»h, *etUemenU promptly. H. M. Colwell, Mgr. Iowa State Batik, Clerk Colwell Bros, AucU. WE'RE COOPERATING with National Used Car Exchange Week Never Before Such Buys $ 525 $ 545 *425 1937 Ford 4-Door Sedan Blue, fh-aii, low mileage 1937 Ford Deluxe Club Coupe, lit-atc r and radio, green color 1936 Ford Tudor, heater, a honey of a ear, special at 1933 Ford Tudor, hhu-k with heater completed reconditioned 1936 Ford Tudor all reconditioned blac good, this week at '300 1935 Ford Coupe heater, radio, clean, a dandy buy at !325 Come in Early to Get the 1st Choice '34 Chev. Coach, $07 C '29 Chey. Qaififc $QA reconditioned *» <J new paint, jfEtoy *"* KENT MOTOR CO. Algona, Iowa Phone 434

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 8,900+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free