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10-Alflono, (la.) Upp«r D« thurtdey, March 10, 1966 Taylors Wed 49 Years Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Taylor, well-known Al- gonans, observed their 49th wedding anniversary March 6 with a family dinner, held at the Johnson House here. Besides the honorees, present were their three sons and 11 grandchildren, Mr. and Mrs. Rex Taylor, Mr. and Mrs. Mitch Taylor and Mr. and Mrs. Dean Taylor and the respective families. Two days earlier, a few relatives and friends went to the Taylor home to help them celebrate the anniversary. Lunch was served and the time spent socially. r I MUIHIMM^ AROUND ALGONA BY RUTH SHEERK MEMBERS OF the Kiwanis Club will entertain their Kweens at dinner at the Algona Hotel this evening (Thurs.). Featured speaker will be Ken Harbaugh of Manson, Lt. Governor of this district. Following the program at the hotel, the group will be guests of Ray Langfltt at a threatre party at the Algona Theatre. MR. AND MRS. Harold Sundet went to Mankato Tuesday evening and attended a dual track meet In which their son, Bruce, a student at Luther College in Decorah, participated . He ran the mile. . .MRS. KENNETHPruismanwas honored at a pink and blue shower March 6 at 2:30 p. m. at the home of Mrs. Richard Waldera. Hostesses were Mrs. Waldera, Mrs. James Knoer and Mrs. Stanley Carman. Games were played and refreshments served. Winners were Mrs, Ray Fisher, Mrs. Dayton Adreon, Mrs. Walter Claude, Nancy Claude and Kathy Garman. BAPTIZED AT St. Cecelia's last Sunday was Laura Ann, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. M. R. Baldwin. Sponsors were Diane Ulrlch of Ft. Dodge and Dean Ulrich of Muscatine, brother and sister of Mrs. Baldwin. Laura Ann was born Feb. 16 at St. Ann hospital and is the couple's first-born. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Roy Baldwin and Mr. and Mrs. Don Ulrlch, all of Ft. Dodge. The group was entertained at dinner at the Baldwin home following the ceremony. BETSY BANGS, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Nat Bangs, Jr., celebrated her fifth birthday Tuesday. Attending a party at the Bang's residence in the afternoon were her sister, cally Bangs, Julie and Mike McVeigh, Mark Ferris, Kevin Scuffham, Judie Nielsen, Gary Smith, Brad Chrlschilles, Katie Gilmore, and Tricla Watson. MRS. WES Barttett entertained officers of the p. E. 0. Sisterhood Thursday at breakfast. The slate of officers is the same as last year's group. MR. AND MRS. Lloyd Pratt returned Saturday evening after a two - week vacation in the southwest. They were accompanied by friends, Mr, and Mrs, Charles Draper of Fairmont. They visited Los Angeles, where they spent several days, toured the Carlsbad caverns in New Mexico and other points of interest. They received word of the death of an uncle of Mrs. Pratt, and on their return trip, attended his funeral in Emporia, Kan. The uncle was W. A. McGahey. BEL CANTO music club met yesterday (Wed.) at the home of Mrs. Claris Kresensky, Other hostesses were Mrs. Julian ChrJschilles and Sharon Cowan, lu charge of the program were Mrs. Richard Thoreson and Mrs, Glen Graham. THE GOODWILL truck will be in Algona today (Thurs.). Secretaries for the collection are Mr. and Mrs. William Runchey. A GENERAL meeting of the W. S. C. S. was held at the First Methodist church Thursday, with Mrs. Lewis Marshall and Mrs. Lloyd Muckey co-chairmen. Sana Svedman, foreign exchange student, gave the program. METHODIST Youth Fellowship prayer breakfasts are being held each Wednesday at 7:30 a. m. in the Fireside room of the church. Leader is Rev. Newton Coughenour. Fathers were guests yesterday, with Mrs. Max Bartholomew, Mrs. Everett Bar r and Mrs. John Schutter, hostesses. THE METHODIST church nominating committee is now meeting each Wednesday at 7:30 p. m. in preparing nominations for church offices for the 1966-67 conference year. The committee includes Rev. Coughenour, Mrs. Roy Hutzell, Dr. Louis L. Snyder, Mrs. Arthur Benschoter, Mrs. Max Bartholomew and Rex Taylor. JEAN OWENS, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Owens and a student at Iowa State University at Ames, spent last week with her parents during her quarter break from college. She returned to Ames Monday. SALLY STEELE, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William F. Steele and a student at State College of Iowa at Cedar Falls, spent last weekend with her parents. Her house-guest was another student at the college, Sally Johnson of Ottumwa. Mr. Steele had returned earlier in the week following surgery at University hospitals, Iowa city. He has been at his office this week and will return to the hospital next week for a check-up on the surgery. ALAN HOLT, son of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Holt, spent last week with his parents during his semester break from the State University at Ames. He returned to school Monday. Mr. Holt continues to make progress following surgery at Veteran's hospital in Des Moines and is able to be out for increasing periods of time. MRS. VIRGIL Gunder is at Ransomville, N. Y. caring for the daughter of Mr. Gunder, Fran Ellis, who fractured her arm in a fall. Mrs. Gunder left the last week in February and plans to travel by plane on March 20, stopping in Chicago to visit her brother. Mr. Gunder will meet her there. A GENERAL meeting of the United Presbyterian Women was held Wednesday evening at the church, with the Guild in charge. Mary, Hayes, who worked for two years in Pakistan with the Peace Corps, was the speaker. Music was furnished by Mrs. Joe Easter. Also Wednesday evening, the regular monthly Session met in the Fireside room. In charge of devotions were Fred Geigel, Karl Kiilsholm, and Ted Smith. Friday, Youth Fellowship met at the church at 5:45 p. m., and a number of adults took them to Ft. Dodge, where they visited the Synagogue. TUESDAY evening, Ruth circle met, with Mrs. Stanley Sorenson and Mrs. Robert Pingle hostesses. In charge of the program was Mrs. Galen DeValois. Mrs. Willis Marshall, who has been serving as secretary at the church has resigned her position because of an eye problem. No replacement has been named. THE BIT AND Spur Saddle club will hold election of officers at a meeting which will take place Saturday at 7:30 p. m. in the Izaak Walton Hall, according to Sherry Bulten. MR. AND MRS. Charles Harmon and family of Plum Creek spent Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. K. T. Peirce. Posf Nuptial Shower At Seneca Honors A Bride SENECA - Mrs. Frances pal- mershein, nee Judy Cherland, was honored at a post-nuptial shower, in absentee, at the Seneca Lutheran church parlors Sunday afternoon. The honoree was confined to her home with the flu and unable to-be present. The honoree 1 s sisters, Marilyn and Janet, also her grandmother, Mrs, Ellen Cherland and her cousins, Cheryl, Sharon and Phyllis Cherland were presented with corsages in the bride's chosen colors of blue and white. The guests were registered by Marilyn Cherland. Mrs. Elmer Krause announced the program which began with devotions by Mrs. Russell Johnson of Cylinder, Phyllis Cherland gave a read" ing, "How to Build a House," after which Cheryl Krause presented a flute solo accompanied by Mrs. John Johannesen. Janet Cherland gave a reading, "A Lesson on Driving a Car," after which Marily Cherland presented a horn solo. Cheryl Krause gave a reading and the program closed with a reading by Memba Krause, "A Housewife's Confession." The gifts were opened by the bride's sisters and cousins. Cheryl Krause spoke in behalf of the honoree. Refreshments were served by the hostesses, Mrs, Russell Johnson, Mrs. Ted Nelson, Mrs. Percy Jacobson, Mrs, Reuben Berkland, all of Cylinder, Mrs. Muriel Ackerman of Burt, Mrs. Odey Cherland, Mrs, Amey Cherland, Mrs. Elmer Krause, Mrs. Fred Johannesen, Mrs. Henry Wilberg, Mrs, Raymond Bergum, Mrs, John Johannesen, Mrs, Frank Long of Humboldt, Mrs, Carl Carlson of Minneapolis, Mrs, Ted Jensen and Mrs. Henry Looft, Mrs. Frank Long, aunt of the bride, presided at the coffee service, Judy Cherland, daughter of Mr, and Mrs. Julian Cherland of Burt, and Frances palmersheim of Elma, Iowa, were married Saturday, Feb. 19, at Mason City. The bride is attending a beauty school there and the groom is employed by a finance company. They will make their home at Mason City. - o- Mrs. Fred Johannesen, Dwane and Ricky, drove to Milwaukee over the weekend where they visited their daughter and sister and family, the Jay Fulwilers, Mr. and Mrs. Ted Jensen and daughters, Jill, Becky andKarol, visited their uncle and aunt, the Engvold Erdahls at Blue Earth last Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Andre and family attended the wedding of Mrs. Andre's sister, Eunice Lammers of Graettinger, Sunday, Feb. 20, at the Methodist church at Graettinger. Mrs. Everett Witham was hostess to the Seneca Modern Mixers club at her home Tuesday afternoon. Mrs. Wayne Ohnemus presented an extension lesson and was also the honored birthday member. Guests included Mrs. Elmer Witham and Mrs. Hans Jensen. Mrs. Ted Jensen and Mrs. Henry Looft attended a board meeting of the Emmetsburg Conference American Lutheran church women last Tuesday at the Lutheran church at Kanawha. There was a good attendance at the card party sponsored by the Seneca Progressive Farmers 4-H club Friday evening at the Lone Rock Legion hall, prizes were won by Mrs. Leo Crowley, Mr. Raymond Johnson, Mr. Willard Thompson, Mrs. Art Bergum and Mr. Robert Lynch. Refreshments, pie and ice cream, coffee and milk were served by the club members, The club leaders and members are very appreciative to their friends for supporting them in this fund raising project. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Osborn and David visited with Mrs. Harvey Rath and family at the funeral parlors at Algona, Sunday afternoon, where the body of the late Mr. Rath lay in state. The Osborns attended the funeral for Mr. Rath on Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Osborn and children of Carroll, Iowa, spent the weekend with their parents, the Russell Kauffmans and the Clarence Osborns. Larry Johannesen was one of three students from Kossuth county who completed the winter quarter Farm Operations course at Iowa state University recently. Other students were PaulThore- son of Swea City and Reuben Skow of Wesley. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Andre and family were dinner guests of the Louis Lammers, Graettinger, on Sunday. Other guests included Mr. andMrs.EmilOelt- jenbruns of Mountain Lake, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. WallyClay- poole and family of Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Johnson and family from Jewell, Iowa, Mrs. Darlene Temborg from Anacortes, Wash., and Mile Lammers from Graettinger. Final Tribute For Mack Wise Of Sexton SEXTON - A number of residents heard from Mrs. Mack Wise the past week. She is now living with her son, Dale Culbertson in Des Moines, but plans to leave in the near future for her daughter's home in California, perhaps to stay permanently. Her farewell to Sexton was a poem she wrote in memory of her late husband which expresses not only her feeling but that of the community in their loss. SEXTON IS NOT THE SAME Sexton is not the same anymore Without Mack there to keep the store, The friendly warmth doesn't exist somehow, Some customers that were, don't come now. The bell doesn't ring as it used to do, The coming and going has slowed to few. Older customers who loved dear Mack, Come in and look, but don't come back. No longer do kids, come in and hear A cheery voice say "hello dere"; They miss all this, and even more, When they come for a treat at the store. Our little village is hurt and sad, Many hearts bruised and feel very bad. Someone is gone so many adored, Gone forever, to dwell with the Lord. Folks come in with a solemn face, And know at once, it's not the same place, Many of Mack's very dear friends Can't bear the gloom, so the visit ends. Though shelves are filled, the store looks bare, And a sense of sadness fills the air, Mack isn't there to call our name, Yes, it's true; Sexton is not the same. - o - HOSPITALIZED There seems to be an extra ration of bad news this week. Nick Eischen, operator of the local station, has entered the hospital at Mason City in serious condition with the possibility of surgery being required. After becoming ill during the night, Art Olsen was returned to the hospital at Iowa City. Mrs. Gordon Davidson has returned to the hospital at Britt where she is in serious condition. - o - Visitors at the Art Hix home this week were Lois Smith and a friend. Miss smith of Forest City is a sister of Mrs. Hix. She is looking forward to the travel plans in her future after graduating from college as she has passed her physical and has been accepted into the Air Corps as a second lieutenant. The Air Corps must give its college enlistees some mighty special treatment, as a major came all the way from Des Moines just to make out the papers. A couple of very talkative evenings were enjoyed by the Glenn Gabrielsons. They entertained the Warren Hummels of Westminster, Calif., and also enjoyed an evening with them at the John Claudes in Algona. Since the Hummels have been "home" for Tim Claude and Kenyon Gabrielson while they are in California, both sets of parents were very anxious to hear how the boys were really doing the first time "on their own." The boys are in charge of the apartment house while the Hummels are here. The boys will be leaving for home about the middle of March and so it won't be too much of a shock to the hometown, Kenyon's hair has turned quite pale during his California stay. Doctor to Speak Dr. Robert M. 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