The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 15, 1966 · Page 8
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 8

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 15, 1966
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Algona (la.) Uppw fttt MdliMft Tuesday, McM-ch 15, 1966 60 At Sewing Machine Lesson Ai/proximately 60 Kossuth County women participated in a lesson on "Care of sewing Machines and Use of the Attachments" on Friday, March 5 in Algona. The lesson was sponsored by the Extension Service and presented by Mrs. Lou Shirley of the North Iowa Sewing Machine Company. This lesson was one of the many lessons given every year for homemakers in the county. Concluding the lessons for this spring will be lesson on "Cooking for One or Two." It will be on April 12 at 1:30 p. m. in the Extension Office in Algona. Margaret Pratt, Extension Home Economist in palo Alto County, will present the lesson. Any one in the Kossuth County area who is faced with this problem of preparing well- balanced meals, but in reduced proportions, is most welcome to attend. Former Algona Man's Wife Dies In Des Moines Mrs. Olga Jordon was joined by her son John and wife of Minneapolis to go to Des Moines to attend funeral services Thursday for Mrs. Wilfred Carlson, 70, wife of Mrs. Jordon's brother. Mrs. Carlson, who died March 7 of a stroke, was the former Opal Wortman of Lakota and is survived by her husband and daughter, Mrs. Jack Halsey, Des Moines. Wilfred was for some time associated with the banks at Lakota and was president of the Swea City bank. He retired not long ago and he and Ms wife had planned to travel rather extensively. Wilfred will be well-remembered, having lived here many years and was a graduate of the local high school. Other sisters are Ellen and Alma Carlson and the late Mrs. B. P. Richardson (Ada). Algonan Named To Panel For Insurance Meet Edwin Wittkopf, Algona, is one of only six people selected to participate as a panelist at the national convention of Mutual of Omaha and United of Omaha field representatives-. V. J. Skutt, chairman of the boards of the firms said that Wittkopf was selected because of his consistently high standards of performance as a field underwriter for the firms. Wittkopf, a representative of the John T. Sudbay, Jr. agency in Storm Lake, has been with the firms since 1945, The meetings are scheduled to be conducted from May 1 to May 6 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Tennis Courts, Curb And Gutter Discussed Here First item of business of the city council in regular session Wednesday evening was a discussion of a request by the park commission, presented by Howard Smith of Mason City, representative of Wallace & Holland. Proposed is reconstruction of the tennis courts at the old athletic field so that the area could also be flooded for ice skating. Council agreed to help the park board in rough grading, storm sewer and any other work which can be done with city employees. Total construction cost was estimated by Mr. Smith at approximately $16,000. This would include tearing up the old court, excavation and rough- grading. Plan is to use a gravel back-fill and ag field tile to drain the base. A 5-inch re-inforced slab would form the base. Proposed is the construction of four courts. Discussed was the proposed curb and gutter program, involving approximately 38,161 frontage feet at an estimated total cost of $151,106. Council agreed to enter into ah agreement with Wallace & Holland, who agree to perform said engineering services, and the contract was prepared so that the engineers may proceed with the project. Chief of Police Al Boekelman was authorized to attend a command school at Iowa City March 21-23. Mrs. Midge Kuester appeared before the council regarding construction of a storm sewer through her property located on South Hall street and sanitary sewer to the same property. Also concerning establishing street grades and sanitary sewer at her property across from Third.Ward school. This was tabled for further study and consultation. Prices for a hoist and air compressor for the streets department were reviewed and the streets committee of the council was asked to investigate further. s Licenses To Wed Two wedding licenses were issued at the office of County Clerk Alma Pearson this week. They went to Kenneth W. Mahaffey and Marilyn B. McElwee, March 4; and Raymond F. Loos and Esther E. Satern, March 5. Pistol Shoot A peace officer's pistol shoot will be held in the National Guard armory here next Wednesday, March 16, beginning at 5 p. m., sponsored by the Algona police department. Anyone interested in seeing the area's top shooters in action may do so. Winning Swimmers John Schutter, son of Dr. and Mrs. John Schutter, and a student at Cornell College, participated in a conference swimming meet of 12 schools at Lawrence College at Appleton, Wise., last weekend. For the second consecutive year, Cornell won the meet, along with a trophy for their having won the most meets during the year. John took part in both relay teams, as well as the 100-yard free style race. The team entered into qualifying participation Friday, and the actual meet was held Saturday. spent two weeks bete in the home of her patents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Bormann, Mr. and Mrs. John Bormann and sons were given a housewarming party in their newhome Thursday evening when their neighbors gathered for a social evening. LEGALS Mr, and Mrs, George Ham and son from Ames left Sunday .for a short visit with relatives in Rolfe before returning to Ames, Mrs, Ham and son had IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE STATE OF IOWA IN AND FOR KOSSUTH COUNTY Probate No. 8883 NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF Harvey Rath, deceased. TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF Harvey Rath, Deceased: You are hereby notified that on the 8th day of March, 1966, the last will and testament of Harvey Rath, deceased, bearing date of the 27th day of October, 1965, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Clinton Rath was appointed executor of said estate. Notice is further given that any action to set aside said will must be brought in the district court of said county within one year from the date of the second publication of this notice, or thereafter be forever barred. Notice is further given that all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against said estate shall file them With the clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance; and unless so filed within six months from the second publication of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) such claim shall thereafter be forever barred. Dated this 8th day of March 1966. Clinton Rath Executor of said Estate Lone Rock, Iowa Shumway, Kelly & Fristedt Attorneys) for said Executor Algona, Iowa Date of second publication 15th day of March, 1966. (19-20) Yes, It's True! Now you can cultivate a strip up to 5 m.p.h. without adding Powerl How? Easy, with a Glcncoe field cultivator. Each patented spring controlled Shank work* independently from all the When— each is free to ride over immovable rocks and obstructions and snap back to full depth, all without a stop! Design minimizes "bounce" and "drift" —makes a Glencoe harder to clog than any other cultivator made. Available, in Standard models T/V to 18' wide. In Wing models 23Vi' to 28%' wide and 3 Point Hitch models 8ft' to 14ft' wide. See one here or send for your free literature today. FIELD CULTIVATORS PORTABLE ELEVATOR MFG. CO. JOE BRADLEY EQUIPMENT ALGONA WE PUT THE SURE IN INSURANCE ... WITH OUR COMPREHENSIVE AUTO ACCIDENT PROTECTION! Don't be uncertain about your coverage ... be sure with full-coverage auto insurance, offering the broadest protection possible for all your family, BLOSSOM INSURANCE AGENCY 109 N. PODGE ALGONA

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