The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 1, 1966 · Page 10
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LuVerne Clubs Have An Active February Month Linda Meyer, West Bend, Is ingaged To Wed LuVERNE - The Good Will club met last week for a noon luncheon at the De Light's tea Room in Humboldt with 13 members and 3 guests, Mrs, Charles Hanselman, Mrs. Joel Redingj and Mrs. Harry Christensen, of Humboldt, present. The roll call was answered by jokes and entertainment was 3 tables of whist. Receiving high was Mrs. Christensen and low, Mrs. Harold Nielsen Sr. Chair prize went to Louella Blumer. The next meeting will be held at the home of Mrs. Orville Hurlbert. The general meeting of the W. S. C. S. was held at the Methodist church... Mrs. Biesemeyer had devotions and Mrs. Raymond Nelson, the lesson. The World Day of Prayer will be Feb. 25 at the EUB church and the anniversary banquet will be March 24. Mrs. Dale Zentner presided. Mrs. Clara McClellan was hostess to her Canasta Club recently. Receiving high was Mrs. Lee Wittemeier and low, Mrs. Melvin Kubly.. The 500 club met at the home of Mrs. Clara Wolf. Receiving high was Mrs. Anna Hanselman and low, Mrs. Tillie Stoddard. - o WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES Mr. and Mrs. Ed Ramus celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary Wednesday, Feb. 10. Guests on Sunday were their children and grandchildren, Mr. and Mrs. Irwin Ramus and Vicky Mr. and Mrs. Orville Ramus and Mr. and Mrs. Vernell Hedeen and daughter, all of Ft. Dodge. Mrs. Orville Ramus brought a heart-shaped cake for the anniversary. Mrs. Ken Lewis was unable to come home. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hinz celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary Wednesday, Feb. 16. Evening guests included Mr. and Mrs. Harold Ristau and family, Mrs. Jessie Stripling and Mike, Mrs. Fay Harmon, and Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Arends and Joni. Mrs. Beata Tew underwent major surgery at the Ft. Dodge Lutheran hospital. She is a niece of Mrs. Martha Schneider and a sister of Fritz Schneider. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Ristau were evening guests of her sister, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Behnkendorf, Bradgate. It was the 15th birthday of Denny Behnkendorf. Phillip Forage, Livermore, visited with his daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Ristau. The Homemakers club met Wednesday, Feb. 23, at the home of Mrs. John Pergande. Slides were shown. The funeral for carl Hemlo was held at Ft. Dodge and those attending were Mr. and Mrs. Irwin Hildman of Wesley, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Ramus, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Lenz, -and Mr. and Mrs. Pat Patterson. Mr. Hem- lo was a nephew of Mrs. Ramus and Mrs, Clara Wolf. Mr. and Mrs. Grover Arends, Williams, were supper guests of their son, Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Arends and Joni. Brent John, the young son of -'Mr. and Mrs. John Bierstedt, was baptized in the Zion Lutheran church Wednesday evening, Feb. 9. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bierstedt served as sponsors, Avoid passing a car that has stopped to allow a pedestrian to cross the street. In Viet Nam Mrs. Madelia Walker of Algona has received word that her son, Dennis M. Walker F/A (USS Topeka, with the seventh fleet), has been in action in south Viet Nam since Feb. 1. He also reports getting only two hours of sleep in three days on account of the constant firing. He plans to be back in the states sometime in June. Then he will take a 30-day leave before enter- ing naval training school. He will be specializing in diesel machines. He entered the Navy Sept. 30, 1965. U-Gol-Go The U-GO-I-GO 4-H Club held its February meeting at Jean Abbott's, with Lee Ann Schenck assistant hostess. The queen candidate for Fun Night will be Becky Tielebein. Illustrated talks were given by Maureen Bestenlehner and Susan Bullock. Marsha Winter and Joyce Sifert had demonstrations. Jean Abbott and Charlotte Lemkee were in charge of music. Twenty girls, and three leaders were present. Mrs. Allen Bullock and Roger Hiemstra were guests. The girls are sponsoring a skating party Feb. 25 at the Star Roller Rink. The public is invited. Be especially watchful for children near schools and in residential areas. LINDA MEYER Mr. and Mrs. Wm. C. Meyer, Jr., West Bend, announce the engagement of their daughter, Linda, to George Bargman, son of Mrs. Marquerite Bargman of West Bend. Both are graduates of West Bend high school. Linda is employed at the Kurlee Qu Beauty shop in Armstrong. George is in the Army stationed at Ft. Leonard Wood, Up. No . wedding date has been set. Kiilsholm Is To Represent Toastmasters Toastmasters Club met Monday at 6:30 p. m. for Ladies' Night at the Cunningham Cafe in Burt, according to James Schubbe, who was toastmaster. In the speech contest, Karl Kiilsholm won first place and will participate in the district competition in Ft. Dodge March 6. Runner-up was Floyd Bode. Other participants were Ted Smith of Algona and Joe Kemna of Bancroft. The entire club judged the contest, working from point sheets. Valentine Party Here Enjoyed By Large Group A large number of members of Algona Court 283 and their guests attended the Valentine Friendship Party Feb. 16 at St. Cecelia's Academy hall. A large number of women from other churches of Algona were in attendance. Dessert and coffee preceded the program, which was given by Sally Bay, an Algona high student. She showed pictures and spoke on her visit to Spain as an exchange student last summer. The chorus from Garrigan sang selections from the production "Music Man". The ladies in charge of the evening were Viola Crowley and Anita Lallier, assisted by Susanna Altman,lr ma Barton, Mary Boswell, Berth Cink, Josephine Eisenbarth, Marian Ferris, Anna Geishecker, Barbara Goodman, Helen Harrison, Marguerite Hays, Esther Hilbert, Alice Jergens, Dena Kohlhaas, Corrine Laing, Eileen Lampright, Nell Linnan, Ruth McMahon, Alma Pearson, Mae Platt, Donna Roethler, Verna Seeley, Cecelia Simons, Leona Smith, Mary Straub, Dorothy Studer, Bertha Thuente, Matilda Waldscbmidt, Phyllis Wildin, Lueila Wolf, ft-: Si I I fe % There's Nothing "Horse & Buggy" About CO-OP ELEVATOR CO-OPERATIVE ELEVATORS have kept pace with the time. They have expanded their services in step with changes in farming methods and requirements. They have installed the latest and most modern methods of bookkeeping, and in plant operation have added facilities for supplying fertilizers, as well as grain storage and handling throughout the year, and supplemental farm requirements. A CO-OPERATIVE is also MEN, and in every community the Co-Op Elevator is probably one of, if not the major industry of the town. It is run by local residents, it pays taxes to the local town and county, as well as other governmental bodies. It is governed b a Board of Directors operating through the local Manager, all or them local men — your neighbors. IT IS GOOD BUSINESS to do business-at your local, home-owned Co-Operative Elevator. You help to maintain all of the local things your cherish, such as schools and churches, as well as assuring yourself of a return dividend on what you require for your farm operation. IRVINGTON CO-OP ELEVATOR E. F. Immerfall, Mgr. LONE ROCK CO-OP EXCHANGE Lorenz Geitzenauer, Mgr. WHITTEMORE CO-OP ELEVATOR Larry Twedt, Mgr. (Hobarton Branch) BURT CO-OP ELEVATOR Ronald Jurgens, Mgr. FARMERS CO-OP ELEVATOR, Bode R. L. Matheson, Mgr. LEDYARD CO-OP ELEVATOR Bernard Reilly, Mgr. OTTOSEN COOP ELEVATOR Alfred Schultx, Mgr. WEST BEND ELEVATOR CO, R. W. 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