Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on December 1, 1966 · Page 9
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Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa · Page 9

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JULIAN CHRIICHILUS . i rt MANY Kossuth servicemen in Viet Nam, Kenneth Roeber, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur'Roeber of Whittemore, began receiving Christmas cards from people he didn't even know, but a letter from his mother shortly after explained the fact that the Advance had run the addresses of all Kossuth servicemen in the Viet Nam area and requested people send cards to the boys in appreciation of their work there . . . Kenneth reported he was extremely grateful for the cards and it was a real "shot in the arm" to him. Mrs. Roeber sent the list of names from the Advance to her son, hoping he might be able to look up some of the other Kossuth boys there. Roeber is in the .Army and has been .in Saigon since Aug. 5 doing personnel work. We might add that the Advance sent a. list of the boys to Bob Wilbanks, WHO radio station announcer, who will leave this week for Viet Nam to tape interviews with lowans for the next three weeks . '. . the interviews will be played back over WHO the week before Christinas. It should be noted the entire idea for the Advance project originated with our Mrs. Judy Frank, who sold the idea to Algona merchants, sponsors of the page back in late October. GORDON GAMMACK in the DM Sunday Register had an interesting tale about a lone grave in the Burt cemetery and we reprint it: Visitors to the Burt cemetery at Burt are curious when they observe a lone grave by itself, away from the rest of the ^tombstones. The story is that in the late 1920's, when highway construction was under way at Burt, a young construc- 'tion worker was killed. He had just started working and no .one knew his name or where he came from. The people of Burt contributed funds for a funeral and burial. A tombstone was erected with inscription, "The Wandering Boy." A BIG FIRE at the Coon Rapids Shopping Center in Minnesota destroyed seven stores last Friday . . . and the fire was of more than passing interest to one local firm, the Druggists Mutual Insurance Assn. here . . . they carried the insurance on the Hanson Drug store in the Center and the loss was estimated for the one firm alone at $132,000- t Incidentally, the firm was back in business the next day, despite a complete loss. Owner H. Donald Hanson set up business in a vacant hamburger driye-in nearby! DESPITE A great deal of talent, the Sunday night Garry Moore show certainly must be the longest hour on TV ... .small wonder the show is going off the air the first of the -'Vear (although its replacement, The Smothers Brothers, would ,-' interest me even less.) ;! '• Just an hour later, the Andy Williams Show, is the top j,,-.V(5how.on TV nght,.now, in our opinion. And with not much j*ettcr talent either! : THE FUND set up at the Iowa State Bank for the-Peter Ciucyk children, orphaned by a crash which killed both of their parents last month, has now reached $490.45, ovef $300 itiore than.it was when a story, about the fund and the children's plight was printed in the Advance 8 days ago. You inay still contribute if you like arid what a worthy cause this must be! A fund at three Fort Dodge banks has passed the $2,500 mark with money still coming in. The children are now be- •ing cared for by a Fort Dodge family pending adoption arrangements. THURSDAY, DIC. 1, 1944 AlttONA (ttwtl ADVANC1-3 Mr. and Mrs. John Thuentt, vent to Fes tin a Monday to at* and the funeral of an aunt, lary Hageman, 93. Mrs. Billy Goodpasture It a >aitient at St. Ann hospital and uring her stay there the daughter Regina is staying with riends'in Estherville. Lynn Hanson, principal of Mr*. Aflatt Banning and family were Mr. and Mrs. Glen schools in Backus, Minn., spent thanksgiving with his parents, \Ir. and Mrs. Wade Hanson. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Peter and amily of Alpha, Minn, were Thanksgiving guests of Mrs. dia Wetzel. She has as weekend guest Linda Cooke, of Rochester, Minn. Mrs. Theodore Hutchison who went to San'Jose, Calif, a few weeks ago plans to return home n a rather short time. She went to be with her son-in-law and daughter Mr. and Mrs. John Carroll to whom a son Theodore Thomas was born November 16. This makes the Carrolls a fine family girls. Mrs. of four boys and two Kate Stephenson, her sister Mrs. Hattie Burlingame, and Mrs. Regina Baas were,dinner guests last Thursday of Mr. and Mrs. Julie Baas. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Roth, Wirtslow, of Des Moines, Dolores Mawdsley returned to Newton Saturday after spending thanksgiving With her parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. 1. Mawdsley. Other thanksgiving dinner guests at the Mawdsley home Were the two sons Roscoe Jr. and Duaite and their families of Burt. Evelyn Boyd of Canton, Ohio spent Thanksgiving at the Will£rd Zeigler home. Evelyn, younger daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. James E. Boyd, former Congregational minister here 'is a freshman at Yanktpn, S. D. college. Her older sister Barbara is attending Heidelberg college at Tiffin, Ohio where she is a junior. The son Jim is a prep school junior at Barlow School in Armenia, N. Y., attending on a scholarship he won. The church Rev. Boyd serves recently had a corner stone lay ing for a new Congregational church in Canton, Mr. Boyd's mother, Mrs. Nora Boyd remains in Argenta, British Col umbia where she has a cabin near her son Robert. Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Kuhn weekend with Jim's parents Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Kelp, Mr, and Mrs. George Bartlett of Mason City were Thanksgiving dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Taylor," Other guests Friday w;ere Mr. and Mrs. dus Lutiidh, former Algonans now living in DeWitt. Mrs. Rubie Walker was din* ner guest Thanksgiving day of her son and daughter-in-law Mr. and Mrs. Russell Walker. Lorn,a, the daughter, a student at the Mankato, Minn, college was also home for the holidays. Mr. and Mrs. John Thuente had as weekend guests their daughters and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. William Sanguin and children of Cherokee and Esther Thuente, R. N., of Omaha, Neb. Mr. pent Ottosen Mrs. Donald Usher Thanksgiving guests at Verne Waechlers were the Antone Waechters, West Bend and Gary Waechters, Fort Dodge. The Lester Wehrspanns and Roger were Thanksgiving guests at Jim Abels, Kasson, Minn. The John Zastrows, Marshall- town visited the Ray Pentico's, Wednesday to Saturday. They were all Thanksgiving guests at Fred Niewalds at Emmetsburg. Thanksgiving guests at Eu- former Algonans now' living at Vail visited the latter's brother Pete Hagg at the Good Samaritan Home Thursday and spent the most of the holiday at Whittemore with relatives. Mr. and Mrs. William Geering had Mrs. Louis Lynk and Marl Willason as Thanksgiving dinner guests. Saturday the Geer- ings were visited by their granddaughter and husband Mr. and Mrs. James Lau, of St. Paul who had been at Sioux City spending the holiday with his parents. Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Rooney had as Thanksgiving guests the parents Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Rooney, of Cedar Blast, Neb., Mrs. Rooney's mother Mrs. Paul Wagner, of Odebolt and Jeanette Anthe, of Emmctsburg. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Tague spent Thanksgiving at Clarion with his parents Mr. and Mrs. Frank Tague. Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Bakken returned Saturday from Houston, Tex., where they had spent from Wednesday" ; 'tilf''" Saturday with their son and daughter-in- law Mr. and Mrs. Orville Bakken and Melinda and their granddaughter and husband Mr. and Mrs. Harlen Helmers and Cindy at Pasadena, Tex. Both men are employed with the Brown and Post steel company. Pasadena is about fifteen miles from Houston. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Maltory came from Hampton Saturday and took the latter's sister Dora Mitchell with them for dinner at Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Hausers. Mr. Hauser is a nephew of the women. Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Naylor had Mr. and Mrs. G. E. Naylor of Radcliff as Thanksgiving spent Thanksgiving at the home of their son-in-law and daugh ter Mr. and Mrs. Dallas Klein Mrs. Kuhn member of has her lost another family. Her and last Mrs. week James Voigt Thursday at Regular Baptist 1:30 p.m. Ohrtd>e«'s Christ-1 mas Service Practice, > | brother W. A. Howuser, 82, died at Lima, Ohio. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Kofp were joined by their nephew Terry Kplp who attends college at Minneapolis, Minn., and all went to Ida Grove for Thanksgiving \farshalltown with the latter's ister and family, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Gerdes; Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Vander- Waal had as Thanksgiving day [uests their son-in-law and daughter Mr. and Mrs. William Hutshison and family, of Forest Ci y, and Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Renaud, of Hampton. Mrs. Renaud s a sister of Mrs. VanderWaal. Mr. and Mrs. C. G. Venteicher Ivad as dinner guests last week Thursday Mr. and Mrs. Emmet Paetz and Doris Ferguson, Burt, and Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Walling who have been living at Denver, Colo. They have moved back to Iowa and will probably locate in Fort Dodge. Mrs. Walling is a daughter of the Ven r teichers. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Riedel had as guests Thursday the former's brother Stanley, wife juid family, of Rowan. Mrs. Herman Warmbier was Thanksgiving guest of her son and daughter-in-law Mr. and Mrs. Don Warmbier at LuVerne. Mr. and Mrs. Steve George are parents of a son whom they have named Ty Alan. Alfona Thursday, Det. 1 7:30 p.m. — Mid-week Bible Study and Prayer Meeting. Bible Study from Ezra, Esther, and Nehemiah. Monthly Meeting to •ollow. Sunday, Dee. 4 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. Charles Joens Supt. 10:45 a.m. — Morning Worship. Special Music — 'Choir Wonderful". Message "THE GOD WHO CAME DOWN". 6:30 p.m. — Training Hour. 7:30 p.m. — Evening Service. Special Music, Mrs. Ruth Lewis. Message: "THE LORD'S SUPPER". Tuesday, Dec. 6 7:30 p.m. — Women's Prayer Guild. lion Lutheran Church Mr. ft. T. Minllm L'uVerne Thursday, Dee. 1 2:00 p.m. — Ladies Aid meets Christmas Party. 7:30 p.m. — Walther League usiness meeting. Friday, Dec. 2 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. — Church School. Saturday, Dec. 3 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m, — La >t City Hall. Sunday, Dec. 4 9:00 a.m. — Sunday Sohoo and Bible Class. 10:00 a.m. — Holy Commun on Service. PUBLIC gene Hofius home were the Alf Lees, Susan, Tommy and Rex, Stratford, Terry Lees and Tommy," Fort Dodge, Barbara Lee, Mason City, and the Raymond Wehrspanns. The Tom Bennetts were Thanksgiving guests of her parents, the Albert Claudes, Clarion, and were supper guests at Wesley Bennetts, Rolfe. WHEN SANTA NEEDS i I guests. The son Gary who is a student at Simpson college, Indianola, and their -daughter, Judy, of Ames, were also home for the Thanksgiving holiday. Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Riedinger and sons had as Thanksgiving and weekend guests Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Strong, parents of Mrs. Reidinger, of Maryville, Mo. Thanksgiving guests of Mr Thoro will ho a phlio oiclion a» Si; Elm Slmi, Al|ono, Iowa, a» 1:30 3,1966, lo dispose of tomo of Iho property of DM Mo Mr. Polor Botch, SOME ITEMS ARCtf ^ • 1861 Falcon Gar with 16,800 ao| • Antique Grandfather Clock. • Antique Bedroom Set, • Antique Pictures and Rocking WASHING MACHINE, ELECTRIC STOVE, REFRIGERA1 KITCHEN TABLE, DINING ROOM TABLE AND AND six CHAIRS, DAVENPORT AND CHAIR, DRESSER, RUG, BED, FLOWER STAND, SMALL AND OTHER ITEMS INCLUDING ANTIQUES. Raymond Spencer - IOWA STATE BANK, CLERK fS> fa. *^«"rs' * .05 Climbing down chimneys is lots of hard work, as Santa well knows. He chooses . . . and recommends ... a tall glass of energy-packed milk to stay "on the go" during busy holidays! CO-OP CREAMERIES •\*.±Aut;fi< tf t J <>^ Ju^t, (Jlttisntlts Rn/?; 'I 111 flOK I H •, «. f > l .t3 TRACTION (330) in snow! 2 B.F.Goodrich Trailitiaker SNOW TIRES -•—, 2 WHEELS ^ COO 2 VALVES Size 6.50-13 Blockwall Tubeless Plus $1.75 Federal Excise Tax Fits Chevy II, Corvair, Falcon, Valiant, others Be ready .to GO in the first SNOW! With snow tires already mounted, you can change over easily in your garage! 7.75-14 8.25-14 7.75-15 Chevy, Ford, Dodge, Plymouth, Rambler, others Olds, Pontiac and many station wagons Corvettet, Ford, Jeep and others $36.00 $38.00 $36.00 $1.88 $2.09 $1.91 NO MONEY DOWN! No Trade-In Needed! JACK'S Corner of State & Minnesota TIRE SERVICE ALGONA "Let Us Play Santa Claus To You This Year" Taylor Christmas Bucks Given With Every Used Car Or Truck Sold From Now Until Dec. 23 At TAYLOR'S 60 USED CARS AND TRUCKS FROM WHICH TO CHOOSE All MAKES AND MODELS - ESPECIALLY W 1N3 - 1N4 - ItM MODELS TAYLOR MOTOR CO "YOUR FORD & MERCURY DEALER : UP TO $100 WORTH OF TAYLOR CHRISTMAS DUCKS FREE WITH USED CAR AND TRUCK PURCHASES - GOOD AS CASH IN ANY ALGONA STORE FROM NOW UNTIL DEC. 23! SEE US TODAY!

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