Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on August 1, 1966 · Page 4
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Poverty group to reorganize local boards Directors of the U. D. M. Op- jportunity, Inc., met at Emmetsburg July 26. This group is the .governing body for the Iqcal war on poverty. This corporation ser- 'ves Emmet, Kossuth, Palo Alto and Pocahontas counties. Peter Hart, program director, gave a report on the week-long training session he and Craig Ford, the assistant director, at• tended. The possibility of CAP agencies merging was explained. Hart told the Board eight pro- fjects that were submitted in May Mrtll have to come from 1967 fiscal funds and the funding for 51967 is uncertain. Because of uncertainty of funds, projects to be funded will be based on priority needs of the four-county area, and must pass rigid examination in complying with Federal guidelines. ,; John Mackey, the new director of OEO for Iowa, warned the /directors that he will insist on 'more involvement of CAP laymen, members of the local anti- •ppverty policy boards. Mr. Mac- ikey said, "I'm sure that some programs may be rejected be- icause of lack of board involvement." Mr. Mackey has been a frequent visitor to our area in • the past year. , . All committees in the four- county area were established a year ago to include one-fourth low income people. Now the Kansas City office insists that the local boards include one: third low income members. The local CAP agency is now in the process of reogranizing its boards. A report v/as given by Craig Ford on the Summer Neighbor. hood Youth Corps program in ^operation in the four counties. '• Mr. Ford is in charge of this q summer project that employs 25 low income young people in the S four counties. A new year- around N. Y. C. project is now . in the planning stages for the ? , four county area. j There are two areas the group plans to concentrate on in the coming year. One is a four- county Head Start program for low-income pre-school youngsters. The other area is a multi- county Neighborhood Youth Corps program that would be administered by the local office. Carl F. Watson passes July 22 at Britt Services for Carl F. Watson, 78, well known retired farmer were held Monday July 25, at 11 at St. Patrick's Catholic church, Britt, with the Rev. Father Justin A. Kane offering the Requiem Mass. Recitation of the Vigil for the Dead was said at the Boughten Funeral Home Sunday, evening ?»t 8. Interment took place in St. Patrick's ceme- f Francis Watsen, son of ... K and Lois Jones-Watson, wSs born March 21, 1888 at DeWitt, Illinois. His education was first received in Illinois and later at Burt. May 30, 1914 he was united in marriage to Rose Markl, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Markl of St. Benedict, the wedding taking place at Algona. The couple established their home on a farm near Titonka and later farmed near Woden where they resided for many years. There were 3 sons and 5 daughters. Clarence, Lucille, Donald, Marie, Florence, Dorothy, Kenneth, and Shirley. The family circle was broken in 1921 when the infant son Donald passed away at the age of 18 months. Some years ago Mr. and Mrs. Watson moved to a farm near Hutchins where they farmed for many years before reirement. In 1953 Mr. Watson suffered a heart attack and the family retired from the farm. For the past 12 years Mr. and Mrs. Watson have resided at Britt. During the past few months he had been in and out of the hospital and Friday afternoon July 22 he slept away at the Hancock County Memorial hospital. He is survived by his wife, the children, Clarence, Britt; Mrs. Lee (Lucille) Eboling, Mason City; Mrs. Henry (Marie) Schle- auger, Britt: Mrs. Arnold (Florence) Stuflick. Luverne; Mrs. Stanley (Dorothy) Miller, Iowa City; Kenneth, Clear Lake; and Mrs. Shirley Watson R. N., Britt. Also, surviving are 19 grand- Sjy^djpp; 5 great grand^hildjen" aai4-one brother, Myron Watson, Cascade, Idaho. Fenton couple married Jane Ann Struecker, daughter was junior groomsman, and Danof Mr., and Mrs. Victor Strueck-J ny Meyer, son of the James Meyer, Fenton, and Vernon Arthur ers, Fenton, was the ring bearer. C. BVftobiMon home. . f! Mrs. Jim Daniel aceompained Mr. and Mrs. John Daniels Jr.; of Britt to Denver, Colorado tdj visit at the Paul Houston home. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Mills of Gillette, Wyoming, spent the weekend at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Kirchgatter and | j they also attended the Gourley reunion on Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Shipmah and family attended the L.P.N. graduation exercics of their daughter Trudy Jeren, Thursday July 21 at Clarinda. Trudy remained and will be employed with the Mental Health Institution as of August 1st at Clarinda. American Legion Auxiliary held their meeting on Tuesday August 2 at the park with a pot luck supper. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Shipman and family, Mr. and Mrs,, Terjen Nerem and Kristie and Paul Kirchgatter attended the 25th anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Selmer Nerem at St. John's Lutheran church in Renwick on Sunday evening. Guests the past week of Mrs, Addie Hamm were Mrs. Myram . . Huge tank moved to Titonka Wilberg, son of Henry Wilberg, Mr. and Mrs. j also Fenton, A reception, for 200 guests was held at the Immanuel Luth- were married at the Immanuel eratl church basement after the Lutheran church in Lone Rock , ceremony July 23 at 8 p.m. The Rev. A. E. a graduate of Sentral .. . . . . . , . Vehling performed the double hl S h sch »<>l and DeLyle s Beauty Esther Jackson. Hamm and Charles, Mrs. Roland Sheriff of Renwick, Mrs. Keith Gregory and family of Goldfield, and Mrs. William Schroder 6f Austin, Minn. Mi-, and Mrs. Clarence Jurgensen, Kathy and Lois Hedl met Mr. and Mrs. John Heil of Marshalltown at Deeds lake near Hampton on Friday evening, Kathy, "returned home with them, Scott Jurgensen of Mason City is also visiting at the Clarence Jurgensen home. Mr. and Mrs. Don Hampe spent the weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Gary Hampe at Iowa City. Clarke Hampe of Ames visited Sunday evening at the Clarence Jurgensen home. Mr. and'Mrs. Robert Imaly and Mary of Mason City, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Glawe and family and Mrs. Dennis Glawe visited Saturday afternoon at the George Glawe home. : Mrs. Merle Rust of Kanawha and Mrs. Don Hoover of Calif, visited Wednesday afternoon with Mrs. Harry Maw and Mrs. THIS 56,000 pound tank was moved into Titonka Monday, July 25 to serve as a storage container for liquid propane which will supply Titonka residents with LP gas. According to the North Central Public Service Company of Algona,. the underground gas system for Titonka will be completed by the end of August. v ' The tank, with neatly one inch thick plate, is capable of holding some 30,000 gallons of fuel. • • Exclusive Advance Photo by Mike Stillman 4-AL60NA MONDAY/AUd, V !*** Geary and family visited Satur-; Mr. and Mrs. Myron Cram were day evening at the Ben Krebs, Thursday dinner guests of Mr. home. Mr..and Mrs. Lee Williams and Mrs. Carrol Cram. The Nick Kelch reunion will ring ceremony. Jennifer Struecker, sister of the bride, was the maid of honor, and bridesmaids were Diane Vaudt, Fenton, cousin of the bride, and Sherri Boettcher, Fenton. Jammy Eimers, daughter of the Harold Eimers, Ringsted, served as the flower girl. Merle,'Halverson, cousin of the groom,. Fenton, was best man, and groomsman was Kenneth Beaver, Fenton. Brother of the groom, Dennis Wilberg, Fenton, Academy, Fairmont, Minn, and Jim Jurgensen and Jim Wag- was employed at a beauty salon ner left on Monday for. a vaca- and Mike were. Sunday dinner be held on Sunday August 7th in guests at the Harold Trettins at ( the Corwith park. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kraft of Renwick, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Tindall and Larry Anderson and Eric were Saturday evening callers at the Dale Yeoman home. Mr. and Mrs. Lee Williams and Mike, Mary Banning of Mason City and Mrs. Lilliam Masterson were Sunday guests of Mr. and rs. Harold Trettin at Rockford. The Gourley reunion was held Sunday at the Gorwith park. Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Wagner and family of Knoxville, visited Thursday at the Kenneth Wagner home. Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Geary and Pam attended the Golden anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Burham at Kanawha, on Sunday afternoon. Howard Nims of St. Cloud, Minn, spent the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Vern Nims. Roekford. Mr. and Mrs. Birney Krebs of Lake Park visited Monday at the Ben Krebs home. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Dawson of Des 'Moines, were Sunday dinner guests at the' Les Dawson home. . Mr. and Mrs. Albert Johnson enjoyed a picnic Sunday at Madelia, Minn. Ramona Wagner daughter of. the Kenneth Wagners spent Thursday to Monday at the in Minneapolis. He is also agraduate of the Sentral high school and was employed at General Mills in Minneapolis. He is also a graduate of the Sentral high school and was eniployed at General Mills in Minneapolis, but is presently in the Air Force stationed at Forbes AFB ill Topeka, Kansas. The couple will be at home in Topeka. iam, children of the Wilbur Mer- riams, are visiting their grandparents, Mi-, and Mrs. LuVerne Thompson at Blue River, Wis. Mrs. Harold Fatka and her sister, Alta Bonker of Mason City and Mrs. Mattie Eiseman of , Woden attended the funeral on guest on Thursday, Bernice and Thursday at Oskloosa of Martha Frances Tanner of Optos, Calif- Howell. ornia, Mrs. Ernest Kalkwarf of i 'Mrs. Hattie Lichty of Elm- Cor with Mrs. Harry L. Maw tion trip to Colorado. Mrs. Ether Jackson and Mrs. Harry Maw visited Sunday evenr nig with Lucille Miller and her mother. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Wagner and family visited Sunday with their daughter and husband, Mr. and Mrs." Dale Lesle at Auburn. Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Scott visited Wednesday morning with Mrs. Esther Jackson at the Harry Maw home. Mr. and Mrs. Val Moore and family of Humboldt, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Wagner and family and Mrs. and Mrs. Elwood Mrs. Lyda Martin had as her Belmond and Mrs. Mabel Tanner of Goodell. Mr! and Mrs. Art Kraft and family of Renwick, Geraline Kraft of Des Moines, Mr. and Mrs. Gary Reynolds of Fort Dodge were Sunday dinner guest at the home of Mrs, Addie Hamm. They also attended the dedication of the new Rug in the Metliodist church. Mrs.- Addie Hamm and Mrs. Mayhe Severns visited Thursday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Jack Carrulin. A shower was held Tuesday evening at St. Marys Rectory for Karen Carter, who will become the bride of Tim Devine. C, B. Meyers and John Puffer spent the past week on a fishing trip in Canada. Connie and Marie Rae Merr- hurst, 111 has been visiting her brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Zweifel, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry D. Wilhite attended the funeral on Tuesday morning at Bancroft of her father, Mr. Zeimet. Joanne Gourley and Mary Considine attended the M. Y. F, meeting at Britt on Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Leo Frankl of Algona, Cindy Bilbrey and Lon Foresi of Fort Dodge and Mr. and Mrs. Earl Gjersted were guests at the Mae Higgle in Sunday dinner home of Mrs. honor of her birthday. Eugene Livingston went to Iowa City on Tuesday for a check up on his ear. Mrs. William Robinson of Ackley visited Thursday at the SAFEGUARD fpr You and Ypyr Home ... Our Homeowner's Policy! Comprehensive, one-premium policy covers fi- nancial loss due to fire, theft, storm damage, BLOSSOM INSURANCE 109 N. Dodge Algona, Iowa Phone 295-2735 Wayne Smith Lake. Mrs. Dora home at Clear Dean and Mrs. Kathryn Hansen visited Saturday afternoon with Mrs. C. E. Cram at the Carrol Cram home. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Silcott of Des Moines, Mr. Hoover of Burt, and Mrs. and Mr. Lou and Mrs. Gary Albert of Klemme were Sunday guests at the Dale Yeoman home. Mrs. Ethel Beer visited Sunday at the Ervin Ericksen home at Thompson. Kirk Schichtl of Britt is visiting his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Spangler while his parents are on vacation. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Miller and Tommy -Moon, ; met Mr>'and Mrs. Merrill Moon at Albert Lea, Minn, on Sunday for a picnic. Tommy returned to his home with his parents. and Ottosen Mrs. Donald Usher children of Prettiotit, Tex. Mfc Stelpflug and Mr. Bradley went to high school together at Gfl« more City, Iowa. Dtek Beisell, Seoutmatttr «f Troop 70, spent last Week at Oko'boji with his troop at the Boy Scout camp there. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Gilmort and Mr, and Mrs. Jim Kolp entertained the other two couples in their bridge club, the Ted Herbsts and the Russ Buchanans, at Okoboji last week Saturday. The group spent the day.water skiing and cruising the lake on a pontoon boat, . Truck loo high for railroad underpass The upper part of the box of a Coast to Coast delivery truck driven by Daniel L. Bray, 19, Algona received some $200 in damage when it struck the Oak street underpass late Tuesday afternoon. Bray had stopped for the sign at the Chicago Northwestern railroad underpass, .but proceeded forward,. forgetting about the low clearance. There were no injuries or charges in the mishap. •... .: , Judge' arid Mrs. G. Stillman left Wednesday for a three> week vacation trip to the West Coast. They traveled first to Portland, then to Coos Bay, Ore., to visit their daughter, Ann, and her husband, Dr. John Morrill, and daughters. Dr. Morrill, who teaches at William and Mary during the school year, is on the faculty of the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology this summer. The Stillmans also plan to visit Mrs. StiUman's brother, .Charles Holland, ; in San Francisco. Mr. and Mrs. Keith Christie and four i daughters left Saturday for -a week's vacation at Wlutefish Lake,. Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Walt Bradley are being visited by Mr. and Mrs. J. W- Stelpflug and two ALGOMA Tonight & Tuesday Aug. 1-2 DEADIY DANGEROUS THE GAME IS 2*»^ ~X BLINDFOLD I THE PRI71 IS f ' BREATHLESS &'. SUSPENSE 1 *' IWWl\ fc^ VLHUUIH^ HUDSON fCAROINALE 'BLINDFOLD' TECHNICOLOR 1 * PANAVISION 1 A UNIVERSAL PICTURE. Tonight & Tuesday STARLITE Aug. 1-2 DRIVE IN ^ Mrs. Katherine M. Wagner, tended the wedding reception of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Mitsven, Bode. Mrs. Mitsven was, formerly employed by Mrs. Wagner. Zweifel. ;i electric heat... comes in many sizes and shapes HEATING CABLE Is usually embedded in ceiling plaster. The ceiling then becomes a source of radiant heat gently distributed over the entire room, .^a^ .,., WALL PANELS of either radiant or convection types may be recessed into the wall. Selection will be based _ on individual room requirements. ^H A Jfi •ASEBOARD units heat principally by convection, keeping floors and walls warm for maximum comfort. They are very efficient beneath windows, where rising heat dispels the cooling effect of large areas of cold glass. TKf Hi AT PUMP, in entirely differ ent system, heats in winter—cpols in summer—autpiRitically. tf you are planning summer aif - CQ "4ilK>ning, j/>, vestijjaie thi§ system, >— f But no matter which electric heating system you choose you'll enjoy quiet, clean, convenient, modern electric heat . , f the best! Algona Municipal Utilities THIS PICTURE RECOMMENDED FOR ADULTS ^•wKfsR&f - /Wl> nrrpUnnB r/rVfc. 1 - _ .„ , Wutev SINATRA •<.1PEliER.fONDA co-&farriiM ^^ BRUCE OCW PJ^NBUDO EDMUND PlERAKCEU SERVE COLORSCOPE

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