The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 21, 1966 · Page 5
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

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Additions To Algona Sales Pavilion Completed Tuesday, June 21, 1966 Algona, (la.) Upper Des Maine* BULK BLEND Two new additions to the Algona Livestock Sales pavilion Just north of Algona on highway 169 have been completed, allowing for from 800 to 1000 head of cattle without congestion In company pens. One addition Is behind the main building, and the second at the extreme right of the above picture. The addition behind the main building is 208 feet in length and 34 feet wide, the second one at the right 60 X 40 feet, and more open pen space has also been added, states Virgil Spencer, who took over ownership and operation of the local sales pavilion last August. Attendance at the local sales has been exceptionally good since it came under the new management. Norma Goetz Of Wesley Bride In June 4 Nuptials Pictured above are Mr. and Mrs. Francis H. Biegger, who were bride and groom in a ceremony performed June 4 at St. Joseph's Catholic church in Wesley with Father Wm. Phillips officiating. The bride is the former Norma Jean Goetz, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Goetz of Wesley. The bridegroom is a son of Mrs. Hazel Biegger of Des Moines. The double ring ceremony was performed. The bride was attired in a floor length empire silhouette bridal gown, crepe, bodice and long sleeves fashioned of hand clipped chanUUy lace. The removable lace mantle chapel train was outlined in scallops. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Nancy Ringsdorf of Des Moines was maid of honor, and bridesmaids were Christy Bishop and Janet Kuenkel of Des Moines, and Donna Plathe, Washington, D, C, Altar boys were Jerry Johnson and Jack Krieps. Gail Youngwirth was flower girl and Alan Grandgenett was ring bearer. Robert Biegger of Des Moines served his brother as best man, and groomsmen were Bill (/Brian, Bill Kuenkel and Tom all of Des Moines. Bill Goetz of Wesley and John Welter of Des Moines were ushers. Mary Jo Becker of Wesley was organist and Florence McGuire, Bode, soloist. ' At the reception which followed the ceremony, Mrs. John Goetz, Wesley, and Mrs. Howard Sparks, Burt, served punch, and Mrs. Lester Blain and Mrs. Helen Johnson, both of Wesley, served coffee. Helping the bride to open her gifts were Joyce Becker and Sylvia Cink, both of Wesley, and Marilyn Plathe, Des Moines. Pam Dawson of Des Moines was in charge of the guest book. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Kelly of Britt acted as hosts. The young couple left on a wedding trip to the Ozarks, and will live in Des Moines, where the bridegroom is employed at the U. S. Postofflce. The bride has been employed by Northwestern Bell. The dinner and reception was held at the Algona Country Club with some 175 guests. (Mueller Studio foto) Out Of Air Force Mr. and Mrs. Robert Perkins are expected home June 30 from Larson Air Force Base in Moses Lake, Wash. He has been discharged after serving four years, with 11/2 overseas. Mrs. Perkins is the daughter of the Curtis Qulnns of Wesley. To Miami Beach Two Algona Teachers, Steve George and John Vint, representing the Kossuth County Council of Education, will attend the annual convention of the National Education Ass*n as part of the 230 state delegates, at Miami Beach, June 26- July 1. FERTILIZING WE HAVE 0-20-20, 0-20-0 AND 6-24-24 AVAILABLE NOW FOR ... + ALFALFA AND + PASTURES - RENT OUR SPREADER & SAVE CARGILL, Inc. South Phillips Street 5-2741 Grade I Outside White HOUSE PAINT 63% pigments, our very best. Our low price $3.99 Super Shield Grade A RED BARN PAINT Premium Quality! In 2-gal. pails $2.43 1009 NO. MAIN

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