Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on August 25, 1966 · Page 2
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2-ALGONA (Iowa) ADVANCE THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 1966 Seen at the ALGONA By T. H. C. -.-f hur§day and Friday "Born Free" 7:00-9:07. —Saturday ' "Born Free" 1:30-7:00-9:07. —Sunday Thru Wednesday "The Ten Commandments'" 2:00 and 8:00 p.ni: Desoite some rather "hike warm" reviews by most of the professional critics, I found A Fine Madness an entertaining and diverting picture. It cast' Sean Cdtt^ery in a comedy role a departure from his Jamer Bond roles in which he plays the "heavy." He still surrounds himself With a trioi of attractive women — Jean Seberg. Sue Amp Langdon and Colleen Dewhurst but his male supporting cast i r equally effective — Patrick O'Neal. Vernon Peters and Jackie Coogan. The plot is simple enough, to be easy to follow. An unsuccessful poet Connery finally accepts an invitation to give a lecture before a womans club for S200. Beseiged by collectors, he is double-crossed by his wife who spends the money to send him to a psychiatrist. From there on. the action is fast and furious and it all adds up to a pleasant evening's entertainment. BORN FREE, which comes tc the Algona for the weekend, re ceived a warm welcome when i1 played at the Gopher theatre in Minneapolis a few weeks ago as attested by the long lines oi waiting patrons who lined up a box offirq. The success of Daktari on TV shows the inter 2st the public has iri African an- mal features. This should be mother family film and bids air to do a goid box office biz. That perennial Biblical favor- te, De Mille's Ten Command- nents, makes another appear mce this next Sunday (Aug. 28 hru 31) and is always an inter esting and semi-authentic pre entation of the life of Moses t's a super-spectacle and invol- •es such trick photography as the opening of the Red Sea. This should make good Sunday "see ng" fare, if you are interested n this sort of thing. All I can say is that it's probably better than an Ed Sullivan re-run. Next week we'll review the September calendar. FAMILY MOVES TO ALGONA Royal Mold, assistant vice-president of the Iowa State bank, Algona, moved his family here from Osage last Saturday. They are making their home at 1715 East Lucas; the home recently purchased by them. Mr. Nold assumed his duties at the bank on May 1 and has been commuting since that time. They have four daughters: Sharon 17, Jane 12, Nancy 10 arid Rebecca^. . THURS. Thru SAT. AUGUST 25-26-27 "BORN FREE" ISN'T A LION STORY WITH PEOPLE IT'S A PEOPLES STORY ABOUT A LION COLUMBIA PICTURES " ' Hid CAKLFOREMM ' . JTMlit - r »ill G MIFFRKY K KKN • Hud ou Hie iutrrntlWiul UM wllrf l>y JOY AIIMISOX i| 1 H'.i»d«(lfilb)JflHN BARKY • Wriili'ii f.irlkt xwictjUHKALI) LC. I'OI'LKK , SAM JAFFE ,.a PAUL R ADLN • •**< * JAMES HILL «i om WAD-HicHKOAiMTUsco-rROuaTios • MNAVISION* COLUMBIAWHOI WED. Thru SAT. AUGUST 24-25-26-27 STARLITE DRIVE IN FIRST RUN ATTRACTION TRerei flippify-flip'Gyrations To The Beat. spread out their beach towels.. v _ *•: ** \ «y re QftlAT NEW •OKO MITtl A Sn>n(Ui' SIKTUW • l«M«t THUNDER HI DIXIE" Rate of gain champion THEi Linda Beck, per day 4-H RATE OF GAIN champion at the Kossuth County fair was this calf shown by daughter of the Kenneth Becks, Lakota. The animal gained an (.average of 3.44 Ibs. exclusive Advance Photo by Mike Stillman. Former Seneca schoolteacher dies at 59 Seneca — A former Seneca school superintendent, Melvin T. Stokke, 59, Forest City, died Aug. 7, at the Municipal Hospital at Forest City. Funeral services were held August 9, at the First Baptist church at Forest City with burial n the church cemetery. Mr. Stokke was a band master and music teacher in Thomrason, lladcliff, Graettinger, Castana, Fairbank and Corwith. He was superintendent of schools at Seneca and Wellsburg. In recent years he has worked as a piano teacher. While living in Seneca the family attended the Baptist church at Bancroft. Survivors include his wife, a daughter, Mrs. Dwight Winkelman (Jan), Buffalo Center,; son,, David. „ Stokke, Forest City."' •-<-.,-.,.:,-.•.,,-«*,~--- STARTING September 1 Jan Jardner will join Farm Bureau nsurance Co. serving Portland, Buffalo, Plum Creek, Wesley, rvington, Prairie, Sherman and -.uVerne townships. Jan, his wife, Karen, and their two daughters returned to the home they own in Algona July 1 after ;wo years in Nebraska and Charles City. Jan will attend school COUPLE MARRIED Margaret Nielsen, daughter of the Carl W. Nielsens, Armstrong, and Duane Rude, Pocahontas, re married'Aug. 6 by the Rev. Jarold Andersen at St. Paul's >utheran. church at Ringsted. luby Mae Petersen was organ- st. Mrs. Gary D. Ernst, Cedar lapids. was matron of honor Gary Ernst was best man and James Rude, Havelock, nephew of the bridegroom, was usher A supper was served in the nhurch following the ceremony The cake was cut by the bride's sister, Mrs. Ordean Grant. An other sister, Mrs. Gerry Allen registered guests. They are living on a farm near Pocahontas. The bride was graduated from Sentral high school, and Waldorf College', Forest City. She attended Mankato State and has been teaching at Pocahontas. Former Titonka . . man married •'•• • i in California itationed at, Ft. Leonard. Wood, Mo. Attending the county Legion Auxiliary meeting at Ledyard fuesday were Mildred Boyken, 3e>a Garret, Louise Mechler, Sadie Denton, Esther Peterson. Jleo Nelson and Pat Haines. Ex-Alganiaii on stala party committee Mrs. Nancy Cook, daughter of, Mr. and Mrs. George Kain, Algona, has recently been appointed state committeewoman for a two-year term to the California State Democratic Central Committee. The appointment was made by U. S. Congressman Ken Dyal. Mrs. Cook is the daughter-in-law of the Ray Cooks, Algona. She is also currently serving as recording secretary for San Ber nardino County Democratic Council, corresponding secretary for the local assembly district council, and" vice president of the Upland Democratic club. Her husband is Donald R. Cook. They live at Upland, Calif., with thejr three children: Kimberly .6, David 5, and Sharon 4. GOP candidates attend beef barbecue here Two cars are totaled in accident Sunday Two cars received tiotiijtetoe and total damages in an accident Sunday afternoon involving two automobiles and a pickup truck; Susan Moulton, 18; Algona, sustained a cut under the chin, as a result of the mishap. She was treated by a local doctor and re>leased. Miss Moulton was driving west on East State street when she lost control of her 1962 Buick According to the police report her foot slipped from the brake to the accelerator and her car itriSek a 196.6 F6Td owhed by EMjfihis Bradley, Alton, which was parked oti the north side of State street heading west.. The Ford then hit ji parked pickup owrted by the Everds firm Construction Co., causing sortie $75 damage to the right rear corner of the box, Both the Buick attd the Ford were totally wrecked, with the Buick having complete front &nd damage and the Ford having complete front and also rear end damages. Susan Moultort Was charged with failure to have control, RECEIVES COLLEGE DEGREE ' William Tordo'ff, Algona, son of Mrs. and Mrs. Win.' Tordoff, received a bachelor of science degree from Mornings-ide college, Sioux City, at commencement exercises held Saturday, Aug. .20. . Titbnka Arlen Bilsborough, son of the Ma urice Bilsboroughs, Titonka, andfSuezann Gustafson, daughter of j-the Ray H. Gustaf- sons Sr., Sebsistopal, Calif., were married at a double ring ceremony at th'3 Methodist church in Sebastopa! Aug. 6th at 7 p.m. Rev. Lewis lA. Whitehead officiated, j The bride was attended by Miss Karen j Larmer who acted as maid of ihonor. Claude Bilsborough. Titonka, was best man for his brolther . Flower gtrls were twin cousins of the\ bride. Laura and Paula Baughiman, Houston, Tex. and ring bearer was Bobby Carson, f A reception was held at the church hall.I Mrs. Nellie Gustaf- September. OUR GROWING PAINS ARE OVER! We're Full Grown, Now- And Feeling Fine. at Leland. Mrs. Charlston was the former Gladys Thompson, sister of Kenneth and Joy Thompson. Funeral services were held Monday at the Winnebago Lutheran church. ' The James Andreasons, Algona, have been visited a week by the former's sister, Mrs. Richard Smith and four children^ Frankfort, near Chicago. Guests Thursday included an uncle, the Otto Wilbergs, an aunt, the Maniro Peidersens, Andrea Andreason, Ringsted; the Emil Andreasons, Curlew; Henry Wilbergs, Fenton.; Rev. Paul Mbrcks, California; the Harry Jonnicksens and Reuben Lar- icns, Armstrong. Last Sunday guests of the Da/id Lofts were the Erling Frettes of Blue Earth, and Clyde Hu- songs, Okabona, Minn. Recent visitors at Curtis Ol- uwuKmxsa. - ey went 1 to Oregon tor honeymoon ,and are living at 1760 California St., Mountain View, Calif. > The bride i is a graduate of El Molino High* School, Lorestville, Calif. He;is a Titonka high school ' graduate j and an engineering graduate of Iowa State at Ames. He has recently been discharged from the army and is employed in Sunnyvale, Calif. Relatives attending from Iowa were the groom's parents, brother and sister, Titonka, and an aunt and family, the Marold Schleis, Steven and Allen, Fenton. BABY SERIOUSLY ILL Friends of the Martin Ldums- wills have learned their daughter, Julainn, born July 28, at the hospital at Estherville, is critically ill with meningitis. She was born with severe congenital spinal defects and was transferred when four days old to Rochester, where she was a patient at St. Mary's hospital. She has since been transferred to University hospitals, Iowa City. Her condition is reported as serious. IN TALENT SHOW A group of Seneca Stars took Dart in the 4-H Talent Show at the Kossuth Fair Tuesday. The ami Sue group included Audrey Cathy Bergum, Linda Kracht, Ann Fortney, Anna Menz, Kathy Merrill and Pa tricia Dreyer. The girls gave two vocal selections. Senecans received word Fri day of the death of George Charlston, 89, a former Senecan, uer. sen's were their grandchildren, David, Debbie and Chris Olsen, San Gabriel, Calif. The Wayne Wilbergs, La Porte, Ind., visited recently with the former's father, Martin Wilberg, Fenton, and a brother, the Jerry Wilbergs. They were joined on Sunday by the Bill Helgens, Rochester, Minn. The Kenneth Andres spent Sunday at Glenn Johnson's, Newell, and brought their daughter, Joy, who has spent a week there, home. The Legion Auxiliary held an annual picnic Friday at Clarence Osborn's. They sent a monetary gift to the Iowa City Veteran'^ hospital. The project for the coming year will be the sewing of carpet rags. PURCHASE FARM Bancroft — Ed Goche and his son Jim purchased the 300-acre A. W. Kennedy farm northeast of Bancroft recently. It is tenanted by Mr. and Mrs. John Ba- Bill Hamilton, former depot agent at Marble Rock, will move to Titonka with his family. He will serve as agent here for the Rock Island. The Lermond Intermills spent last week in the west, and visited Mt. Rushmore and Yellow stone Park. The Richard Beenkens have ! a; son, porn Aug. 8, 9 Ibs. 14 oz •He has been named Rodney Pale. Roger Akkerman left for the Senator Jack Miller made a flying trip to Algona last Thursday from Washington to be here for a part of the Kossuth County Fair. Senator Miller came directly from the Senate floor where he answered a roll call vote minutes before catching a plane which deposited him at the Al airport Thursday after noon. Besides Senator Miller, a num ber of state and local republi can candidates were on hand Thursday at the beef barbecue William Murray of Ames, a can didate for the republican guber- atorial nomination, was here, as were Wiley Mayne, candidate for representative from the sixth Congressional district on the republican ticket, and Herbert Hoover, who is trying to unseat Wilier as republican nominee for the Senate. Other state candidates at the 'air, were Joe Bertroche,, a..re- *-*" t 'flfcV-^*t»*^>r»y^A"W.^ < Vt(:;'tt; : .*<•'';.''i*- 1 -! ^ ' ,'''V ; ' -• Y ' ; " miDlican candidate for state at- orney general, Joe Flatt, running for nomination as lieutenant governor, L. D. Liddv and larold Sellers, both candidates J tor state secretary of agricul-j ;ure, and C. T. Ward, and Rex McMahill. both of whom are seeking the post of state auditor on the GOP ticket. The four republican candidates for county offices were on the scene Thursday as well as most of the other davs of the fair. They are Karl Kiilsholm candidate for state representative, W. B. "Bing" MacDonald. candidate for county attorney, Mrs. Mertie Huber, county recorder candidate, and Don Jorgenson, candidate for county treasurer. Harold Trauger, republican candidate for supervisor, was also on hand. WANT AD service Aug. 15. He has been tel Algona. WANTED — Waitress, part- time to Oct. 15 and full time thereafter. Apply in person, Ho- 16w67-tfn SUN. Thra TUES. AUGUST 28-29-30 STARLITE DRIVE-IN BLAKE Funeral Homes "Completely Appointed Homes" • LI/VERNE • WESLEY • TITONK4 t CORWITH * RENWICK at "24 - HOUR AMBULANCE SERVICE" UNITED ARTISTS. SECOND FEATURE MING W liTHC WOMAN... MW SHt'U Come in. and have a cup of coffee with us ... or breakfact ... or lunch ... or dinner ... or just peek in at our new furniture in our new addition! We're proud of our "growth," but we promise there's no cover charge just to look! SID'S CAFE 114 N. Thorington ALGONA, IOWA 295-9117 LIMITED ENGAGEMENT —4 DAYS ONLY Sunday • Monday • Tuesday • Wednesday — August 28-29-30-31 PARAMOUNT PICTURES is PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THE RETURN OF THE GREATEST MOTION PICTURE OF ALL TIME! 9. PRODUCTION VII* VI Command TECHNICOLOR' WM o ifory il itlit! H/hol mojrsty it tmompatttti Whol loufi it unwik! IVhal drama il un/olds,' '»%*, <^"* INTACTIUNCUTI ATPQI»UUUIHMCIS! 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