The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 7, 1950 · Page 3
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 7, 1950
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Lakota Girl Bride Jan. 30 In Ceremony At Bancroft Bancroft — In a very pretty ceremony performed Monday, Jan. 30, in St. John's Catholic church, Rev. H. V. Hunt united Rosella Hellman, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Hellman, Lakota, and James Laubenthal, son of Mr and Mrs. John Laubenthal, in marriage in a double ring ceremony. The bride wore a long white burmile satin dress, fashioned with a marquesette yoke and embroidered beaded Bertha fitted bodice buttoned down the back, and a bouffart skirt ending in a long train, long white veil tiara of orange blossoms. The bridesmaids wore identical dresses of pink and blue. Their flowers were Calla lilies, and pink and white carnations. The bride's attendants were a sister of the groom, Anna Mae Laubenthal, and sister-in-law of the bride, Mrs. Alfred Hellman. The groom's attendants were Alfred Hellman and Louis Laubenthal. At noon a reception was held at the home of the bride's parents, and in the evening a dance at the C.O.F. hall for relatives and friends. After a week's wedding trip to eastern Iowa, the young couple will be at home on a farm northwest of town. The bridal couple is pictured here. (Photo by Brown's Studio.) At Whitlemore Wedding Relatives from here attended wedding of Marilyn O'Brien. Whittemore, and Robert Mouse! on Monday, Feb. 6, at the Catholic church, Whittemore. The young couple are both graduates of St. John's school here. Attending were Mrs. J. P. Mousel, Mr. and Mrs. Pat McNertney and family, Mr. and Mrs. Harold McNertney, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Fox, Eva Wilhelmi, Mr. and Mrs. William pudding, Mr. and Mrs. Mac Dudding, Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Dudding, and Mr. and Mrs. Al Dudding, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Kollasch and family, Mr. and JimniiiiiiiiiiuiiuiirainiuiniiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiinnmraiMiiiiiinHiiiimi For Your Valentine Mrs. Henry Rutzel and family, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bauers and family, and the bride's grandfather, Peter Mathies. Wedding Banns Two couples had wedding banns read at St. John's church Sunday. They were Mary Jean Johnson, Lakota, daughter of Mrs. Dora Johnson, Donald Arndorfer, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leo Arndorfer, Ardel Fish,er, Lone Rock, and Donald Murray, son of Mrs. Bess Murray. A shower honoring Miss Fisher was held Sunday, Feb. 5, in St. John's hall. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hammerstrum left this week for several days' trip through the south. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hudson and Perry Torrine, Algona, spent the weekend here with Mrs. Torrine and Lyle. Cletus Weber, Waterloo, spent employed at the weekend with his father, W. W. Weber. James Murray and Richard Rake are both walking around with sprained ankles. Frank Baker, Mason City, spent a couple of days with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chas Baker. The W.C.O.F. will hold their annual meeting Thursday, Feb. 9 in the C.O.F. hall. Wm. Farrow went to Ft. Dodge Tuesday and on Thursday was operated on for some eye trouble which has caused him to go nearly blind in both eyes. Mr. Farrow will have to remain in the hospital for several weeks before he can return to his home. His daughter, Lucille, is with him at the hospital. Mrs. Dick O'Donnell underwent a minor operation at Mercy hospital, Mason City, Wednesday afternoon. Mrs. Bertha Mansmith entertained at a coffee party Tuesday afternoon. Games were played, with Mrs. Schurandt, Mrs. Lawrence Bergman, Mrs. H. K. Lampe and Mrs. Laurance winning prizes. Out-of-town guests were Mrs. Bahling, Mrs. O'Brien, and Mrs. Manus, all of Burt. JayCees to Elect Officers, Feb. 8 A new slate of officers will be elected at the next regular meeting of the Algona JayCees, Wednesday, Feb. 8. The nominating committee has presented names of possible candidates and nominations will be accepted from the floor the night of the election. Candidates for the presidency are John Ferguson and Bob La Barre. For vice president. Bob Dewel, Bob Marcy, Neil Monaco and Art Odgaard nave been suggested. Two vice presidents will be elected. So far, only one name has been suggested for the post of secretary-treasurer, that being Paul Owens. Four new men will be elected to the board of directors for 1950 with Dr. Snydcr, Murray Mowers, LeRoy Lee, Chuck Paxson, Eldon Hovey, Ted Chrischilles and Roger Palmer being suggested as possible candidates. Present officers are Jerry Allen, president; John Ferguson and Tom Sawyer, vice presidents, and Art Odgaard, secretary- treasurer. Lone Rock P.T. A. Met Monday, Active Meeting Lone Rock — The January monthly meeting of the Lone Rock P. T. A. met Monday evening at the school. It was decided to buy 35 emblem patches for the band. Supt. James C. Harris held a discussion of the Reorganization of Schools program. Numerous questions were discussed. The president of the P. T. A., A. A. Krueger, introduced the new teacher, Mr. Arnold Groskreutz. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Elbert of Pocahontas gave an interesting talk and moving pictures of their National Editorial Association convention tour to Hawaii. He is the publisher of the Pocahontas paper. They also showed pictures of the 1950 Rose Bowl parade. She is a former teacher in the Lone Rock school. A community sing was held, conducted by Mrs. Voigt. Don Jensen and four of the band drummers gave a few selections. Kay Hamlin sang "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes." Dick Jensen gave a couple selections on his cornet. Lunch was served by the following program and lunch committee: Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Cotton; program chairmen, Mr. arid Mrs. Glenn Householder; food chairmen, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Radig, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Shaser, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Fox, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Hutchinson, Mrs. Emma Hurlburt, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Simpson, Mr. and Mrs. Art Baker, Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Decker, Miss Doris Salisbury, Mr. and Mrs. Russel Bates. The committees for the February meeting which will be held Feb. 27 are as follows: Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schadendorf, program chairmen; Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Marlow, food chairmen; Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Gross, Mr. and Mrs. John Newbrough, Mr. and Mrs. Bay Black, Miss Helen Jensen, Mr. and Mrs. Amey Cherland, Mr. and Mrs. Will Gifford, Mr. and Mrs. Merwin Marlow, Mr. and Mrs. M. O. Richards, Mr. and rs. Lorenz Geitzenauer, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Busch, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Schmide and Mr. and Mrs. Don Houck. Students To Go To Ames Fenton to the Lone Rock Auxiliary. Lunch was served- to 20 members. OFFICE SUPPLIES, Kot- suth county's largest stock. The Algona Upper. Den Moinen, in the NEW newspaper building. Legionnaires! Bring Your "Valentine" to the 'Valentine Party' Tuesday, Night, Feb. 14th LEGION HALL For Members and Guests Specialties on the HAMMOND ORGAN Dancing Refreshments Hogg-Turner Post AMERICAN LEGION Shirley Mitchell, president of the junior class and Don Jensen, president of the senior class, nave made arrangements for the classes to drive to Ames Monday to take a battery of tests at the Testing Bureau at the college there. These tests are used to aid them in choosing a vocation. They will also enjoy a tour of the campus at Iowa State college at Ames and will attend the Iowa State - Oklahoma basketball game in the evening. • , Meeting Of Auxiliary The American Legion Auxiliary met Wednesday afternoon at the Legion hall with Mrs. Willard Thompson, Mrs. Russell Jensen, Mrs. Ralph Thompson, and Mrs. C. M. Gross as hostesses. It was decided to send $2 to the March of Dimes. A contribution of 50c per member will be sent to headquarters. Mrs. Edward Ohm iransterred her membership from Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Christenson spent Monday at Rochester, Minn., where she went for a checkup. Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Wichtendahl and family were Tuesday dinner guests at the Wallace McArthur home. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Knoll Sr., of Algona spent Wednesday at the Wm. Knoll Jr. home. Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Angus and family were Thursday dinner guests at the Lawrence Dittmer home. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Schroeder spent Wednesday evening at the Karl Ewoldt home. Mrs. Everett Mittag and Mrs. Bernard Jensen of Algona spent Wednesday afternoon at the Maynard Kueck home. Mr. and Mrs. Don Miller of Renwick spent Thursday evening at the Henry Kueck home. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Kueck spent Wednesday evening at the Arthur Heidenwith home at Whittemore. Mr. and Mrs. Vincent and Janice and Mrs. John Behrends were Monday dinner guests at the Eugene Fritzler home at Ft. Dodge. Mr. and Mrs. Delmar Fischer and Mrs. Wm. Fischer spent Monday afternoon at Ft. Dodge. Mr. and Mrs. Willard Thompson spent Wednesday evening at the Joe Miller home. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Johanneson spent Thursday evening at the parental Herman Struecker home at Fairmont, Minn., helping Mrs. Struecker celebrate her birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Nelson spent Thursday afternoon at the Kenneth Bates home at Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Geyer and Sandy spent Thursday evening at the Ornie Behrends home. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Dreyer spent Thursday evening at the Herman Dreyer home at Fenton. Mr. and Mrs. Vern Hoppe and family moved to Interlaken A WELL HEATED HOME YOU WILL FIND BURNS ONLY COAL OF THE FINEST KIND Thursday. The Seneca Saddle Club directors. Dr. and Mrs. M. I. Lichter of Burt, Mr. and Mrs. Harley Troutman of Algona, Mr. and Mrs. James Doocy of Swea City. Mr. and Mrs. Millen Jensen and Mark of Fenton, met Wednesday- evening at the Dave Lynch home. Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Radig and son spent Wednesday at the home of her mother, Mrs. Rose Ramstock, at Lakola. Mrs. Glenn Householder took Mrs. Dorothy Howe and Dennis home to Emmetsburg, Wednesday, where Mrs. Howe's mother- in-law, Mrs. Mundell, will stay with her for awhile. W. G. Flaig held a Frozen Food demonstration at his International Harvester Implement store Thursday afternoon. Mrs. Blackmore of Mason City, Home Economist for the International Harvester Co., gave the demonstration. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ramsey and Jean of Mason City spent the weekend at the Art Priebe home. Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Stauder and Adolf Foth of Bancroft spent Wednesday afternoon at the Lorenz Geitzenauer home. Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Geitzenauer and family of Fenton and Mr. and Mrs. John Geitzenauer of Fenton spent Thursday evening there. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Neuroth of St. Benedict spent Thursday at the R. H. Collins nome. Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Walsh received word of a new grandson, who was born Thursday, Feb. 2, at Harlan, la. His parents are Mr. and Mrs. Jim Shillington of Harlan. Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Marlow and girls of Burt, the Don Marlow family spent Thursday evening at the Erich Seegebarth home. The Fenton Township Homemakers club attended a demonstration given at the W. G. Flaig Implement shop on the use of freezers in the home. A meal from frozen food was served by the demonstrator to around 40 women. Mrs. W. G. Flaig also served 5co cream and coffee at the close of the meeting. Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schultz, Mr. and Mrs. Merton Larson and Juliana spent Thursday evening at the Roger Jensen home in honor of his birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Don Houck and Helen Elsbecker attended an operators conference and managers meeting of the Independent Telephone Co. at Emmetsburg, Thursday. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Albert of Pocahontas, Miss Florence Yager and M. L. Cotton were Monday evening guests at the W. J. Cotton home. The Band Mothers will hold a "500" card party Monday, Feb. 13, at the Legion hall. Mrs. A. E. Jorgenson of Oakland, Neb., Mrs. E.M. Jensen, Mrs. A. A. Krueger, Mrs. E. A. Lee, Mrs. Don Houck, Mrs. A. L. Cotton, and Mrs. Art Priebe and Mrs. Roy Jensen were guests at a birthday party in honor of Mrs. Roy Jensen at the home of Mrs. W. J. Cotton Friday evening. Mrs. Lohrman of New York returned from attending a wedding in Valparaiso, Ind., and also visiting friends in Chicago, 111. N. L. Cotton and Mr. and Mrs. Harley Shellito of Spencer left Wednesday for a trip to Biloxi, Miss. Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Lee spent a couple days this week at Cedar Rapids on business. Word was received here by his daughters, Mrs. E. A. Lee, Mrs. A. A. Krueger, and Mrs. Ronald Christenson, that S. M. Gladstone of Fairmont, Minn., underwent an operation Friday morning at Fairmont. Tuesday, February 7, 1950 Algona Upper Des Moines—3 Planes, Hunters Bag Wolf, Foxes, Wolf and fox hunting, weather permitting, is proving a popular sport in this area. « Last Wednesday, the sons of Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Bernharcl used their airplane to spot four foxes, including one close to the stock yard on the W. W. Weber farm. In the northern part of Plum Creek township and in Portland, a wolf hunt held last Tuesday resulted in bagging one wolf, near the Harold Grover place. Two foxes were also killed on Wednesday. The Bauer airplane from Swea City, piloted by Barslou, Rave directions to hunters in cars below by tipping the piano's wings. Supper For Scouts In celebration of Boy Scout Week, brotherhood members of the First Methodist church will stage a pancake supper Thursday evening, Feb. 9. The supper begins at 6:30 at the church. Lawrence Hutzell is secretary of the group and Harold Fitch is banquet chairman. Where our coal is used, you'll always find a well-heated home. Assure your comlori through the coldest weather by ordering from us NOW! COAL CO. .HlllllllWIIUtltlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllillllllltUtlHIIIimillllllllllUltlllltlllll BILLY FRASER Son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Fraser, Algona Those priceless years of childhood captured and preserved forever in rare and expressive photographs. Children's photography is one of our specialties. Mr. and Mrs. Dwaine Lighter £ ALGONA Church GUIDE SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12 ST. CECELIA'S CATHOLIC CHURCH Father P. P. Gcaren, Pastor Father Leo Kelm, Assistant Mass at 7:30 a.m.. 9:00 a.m. 10 and 11 a.m., with children's choir. On Holy Days at 6, 7, 8 and 9 a.m. TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH Rev. Luther Loesch, Pastor Sunday School, 9 a.m. Morning worship, 10 a.m. Sermon: "Let's Do God's Work." FIRST BAPTIST < CHURCH Sunday School, 9 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m., Evening Worship, 8 p.m. FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH Rev. E. Benzon, Pastor Sunday .School, 10 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m., Sermon Topic: "Children of Light." NAZARENE CHURCH Rev. L. E. Page, Pastor Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Sunday School, 10 a.m. Evening worship, 7:30 p.m. Prayer meeting, Wed., eve. 7:30 p.m. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Rev, Gilbert Kuyper, Pastor Morning Worship 11 A.M. Sermon, "He is My Brother". Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. 7:00 p.m., "Cathedral of Life." FIRST METHODIST CHURCH Rev. O. W. Brand, Pastor Morning Worship, 10:45 a.m. Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Senior High Youth Fellowship at 7 p.m. CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH Rev. Gerald Hallauer, Pastor Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. "Cathedral of Life" meeting, 7:00 p.m. at Presbyterian Church. CHURCH OF THE OPEN BIBLE Rev. H. Van Duyn, Pastor Sunday School, 10 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Sermon Topic: "Broken for Men." 8 p.m., Evangelistic Service: Topic: "Christian Graces" ST. THOMAS EPISCOPAL Rev. Paul J. 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