The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 23, 1966 · Page 8
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JayCees Painting House Numbers Algona's JayCees are beginning a street number campaign in all areas of the city next Monday. It will last for several days and a door-to-door effort will be conducted in residential and business areas alike. Cost is $1. Five members of the organization are shown above looking over the "111" painted on the curb in front of the UDM building. They are, left to right, John Lande, Tom Kissner, Walt Turchin, Jim McMahon and Paul Bode. In areas where no curbings are available, the club will put the house numbers on front steps, with black numerals on a white background. It is the first time the plan has been used here, but other cities in the area, including Mason City, Charles City and Clear Lake have done it earlier. (UDM Polaroid Photo) MRS. HERBERT HOBBS, nee Becky Wetzel, is here from Long Beach with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Wetzel. Mr. Hobbs is on duty overseas. The son, Bill Wetzel, has also been attending Mankato College and during his summer here is with Cowan Corp. Mrs. Hobbs will be joined here in August by her mother-in-law, Mrs. Geo. Hobbs of Reno, Nev., for the trip home. DICK PALMER and his student travel group consisting of Max Miller, Bob Farnham, Greg: Berts and Chris Conn returned early Monday morning from a trip that took them through the southern states and into Florida. MR. AND MRS. Dennis Waller became parents of a daughter, early Tuesday morning, when Mary Melissa arrived at St. Ann hospital. She weighed 71bs., 14 oz. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. M. Joseph Bradley and Mr. and Mrs. Russ Waller. SHARON HARSON, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Harson of Lone Rock,'has enrolled at the Bernel Hairstyling College in Mason City, starting classes June 13. MR. AND MRS. E. L. Garbett spent Sunday in Emmetsburg at the home of their daughter and husband, Mr. and Mrs. John Stegman and family. Mr. Stegman becomes publisher of the Britt News-Tribune, July 1. He had been connected with the ownership of the Emmetsburg newspapers for the past several years. MRS. C. H. SIMPSON has had as guest a few days her sister- in-law, Mrs. Alma Simpson of Nevada, who has concluded her visit. MR. AND MRS. C. D. Judy are coming Sunday from Newton for a visit with Mr. Judy's sister, Mrs.<€. H. Simpson. MRS. JOHN SLEVIN and son Russell returned last week from Iowa City where Russell has periodic eye check-ups. MR. AND MRS. Paul Schneider were visited last week by their daughter Mrs. George Simon and four sons of Joliet, HI. MR. AND MRS. Gale StockweU spent last week at Mason City with their sons-in-law and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. FredLassahn and Mr. and Mrs. William De- Kruif. MRS. DORA Pelleymounter Johnson of Lakota, who was in an auto accident recently, has been taken to Rochester, Minn. She suffered a broken jaw. She is well-known here, having for many years been a registered nurse at St. Ann hospital. SUPT. AND MRS. 0, B. Laing spent Sunday and Monday in Des Moines, the former transacting gome school business and Mrs. Laing visited with her sister, Mrs. L. c. O'Brien, MR. AND MRS. Robert Sigsbee and family are leaving Saturday on a few days Vacation, the first of which will be spent at Lincoln, Nebr. with Mr. Sibsbee's brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Beardsley. From there they will go to the Black Hills. MR. AND MRS. Jerry Hobbs of Omaha spent the weekend at Irvington with Mrs. Hobbs' parents, Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow Johnson. They also visited with Mr. and Mrs. Terry Hobbs and with Mrs, Eva Deim and Mary Bieser. Jerry is being transferred from Omaha to Red Oak. MR. AND MRS. Harold Hornbuckle came from Waterloo Saturday and took Mrs. Eva Deim and Mary Bieser with them to visit Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Hornbuckle at Spencer. HAGG REUNION A Hagg family reunion was held Sunday at the K. C. hall. Out of town families in attendance were Mr. and Mrs. Hilding Hagg, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hagg, Mrs. Carl Swanson, Dell Rapids, S.D., Emil Hagg, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Carr, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hagg, Van Meter, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Tolsdorf, New Haven, Mrs. Verona Azusa, Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Christensen, West Concord, Minn., Mrs. Mark Hansen, Minneapolis. These are relatives of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Hagg and other Algonans. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Hagg of Monrovia, Calif., do not plan to be in Iowa until somewhat later. LEGAL NOTICES NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION Notice is hereby given that a special election will be held in the Town of Fenton, Iowa on the 19th day of July, 1966, for the purpose of submitting to the legal and qualified electors of said town, to be voted upon by them, the question of whether the following public measure shall be adopted: "Shall the following nonexclusive franchise Ordinance No. 41, passed by the Town Council of Fenton, Iowa, on the 13th day ol June, A, D., 1966, be adopted ?" ORDINANCE NO. 41 FRANCHISE FOR GAS DISTRIBUTION AN ORDINANCE GRANTING UNTO NORTH CENTRAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO., AN IOWA CORPORATION, WITH ITS PRINCIPAL PLACE OF BUSINESS AT PERRY, IOWA,ITSSUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, THE FRANCHISE AND RIGHT FOR A PERIOD OF TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS TO ERECT, CONSTRUCT, RECONSTRUCT, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE A NATURAL AND/OR ARTIFICIAL GAS DISTRIBUTING SYSTEM FOR THE DIS- TRIBUTION OF NATURAL AND/ OR ARTIFICIAL GAS IN THE TOWN OF FENTON, IOWA, CONSISTING OF ALL SUCH EQUIPMENT, MACHINERY, PIPES, FIXTURES, TANKS AND OTHER APPURTENANCES AS MAY BE NECESSARY OR USEFUL FOR SUCH DISTRIBUTING SYSTEM, AND TO USE AND OCCUPY THE STREETS, AVENUES, ALLEYS, BRIDGES AND OTHER PUBLIC PLACES WITH GAS MAINS, PIPES, PIPE LINE CONDUITS AND OTHER NECESSARY OR USEFUL APPLIANCES OR EQUIPMENT FOR THE SALE AND/OR DISTRIBUTION OF SUCH GAS IN AND TO SAID TOWN AND THE INHABITANTS THEREOF, AND OTHERS, AND TO SELL, TRANSMIT AND DISTRIBUTE SUCH GAS TO THE TOWN AND ITS INHABITANTS, OR OTHERS, WITHIN OR WITHOUT THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE TOWN FOR LIGHT,, HEAT, POWER, FUEL, COOKING AND FOR ALL OTHER PURPOSES, AND PRESCRIBING THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE GRANT AND THE PENALTY FOR THE VIOLATION OF SAME, AND REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT THEREWITH. WHEREAS, North Central Public Service Co. has requested a franchise to arrange for the distribution of natural and/or artificial gas in the Town of Fenton, Iowa and said corporation is desirous of arranging for such distribution of gas; and, WHEREAS, It is deemed to be to the best interest of the town that arrangements be made for such distribution of gas and that North Central Public Service Co. be granted a franchise therefor. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Town Council: Section I. That the Town of Fenton, Iowa hereby grants unto NorthCentral Public Service Co., Its successors and assigns, a nonexclusive right and franchise for a period of twenty-five(25) years from and after the date of passage, approval and publication of this ordinance, to erect, construct, reconstruct, maintain and operate within said town a natural and/or artificial gas distributing system, together with all appurtenances, pipes, machinery, tanks and appliances necessary or useful thereto, for the distribution of natural and/or artificial gas for the purpose of selling, distributing and supplying such gas to the town and the inhabitants thereof, and others, together with the right and franchise to use and occupy the streets, avenues, alleys, bridges and other public places of said town, as now laid out or hereafter extended, with its gas mains, pipes, pipe lines, distributing lines, conduits and other appliances and appurtenances necessary or useful for the purpose of maintaining and operating such gas distributing system within the town and the right and franchise of selling, distributing and supplying said town, and Inhabitants thereof, and others within and without the corporate limits of said town, with such gas for light, heat, fuel, power, cooking and other purposes, subject to the terms and conditions of this ordinance, as herein set forth, and repealing all ordinances in conflict therewith. Section n. Grantee shall construct, maintain and operate or otherwise provide a modern and adequate natural and/or artificial gas distributing system for the furnishing, sale and/or distribution of such gas In the town as soon as a supply of gas is available, and Said system shall have adequate capacity to furnish the reasonable requirements of said town and Its inhabitants with gas as may be required to furnish adequate service within the said town. The grantee shall not be required to extend the distribution system for customers until the grantee is able to obtain sufficient gas for such extension and until the grantee has been assured that It will have such additional customers under contract to use Its product as will assure the grantee a reasonable return on its cost for any such extension of the distribution system. Section m. In order to effect the rights granted hereunder the grantee is authorized to make all necessary excavations in the streets, avenues, alleys and other lanes and public places of said town, but the same shall be done with the least possible Interference with or Inconvenience to the public Individuals, or public property; and the grantee shall, in all cases, restore all streets, alleys, and public places, and all pavements and excavations, to their original condition; and in laying mains and pipes, the grantee shall conform to all reasonable regulations prescribed by the town to prevent injury to the pavements, streets, avenues, alleys and public places, and grantee shall not unnecessarily interfere with, Injure or change any pavement, water pipes, drains, or sewers of said town, either public or private; and the grantor agrees that after the grantee's distribution system has been constructed, the grantor will not interfere with the location of said distribution system without reimbursing the grantee for cost of such interference or relocation. Section IV. The grants herein contained are upon the express condition that the grantee shall be liable for all damages caused by the negligence or mismanagement of grantee, its agents or employees, in the construction and maintenance of said distribution system, and it shall protect said town from any and all liability therefrom. Section V. That the grantee, in addition to saving the town harmless from any and all claims which may be made against the town by reason of or on account of the construction, maintenance or operation of the plant, distributing system, and other construction erected and maintained under or by virtue of this franchise shall defend any suit brought against the town on account thereof at its sole cost and expense, and should any Judgment be rendered against the town as a result of said suit or suits, the grantee hereby agrees to pay said judgment, and the record of the judgment against said town in such suit shall be conclusive evidence to entitle said town to recover the amount thereof from said grantee. Section VI. That if the grantee fails to perform any of the conditions, requirements, duties or obligations herein provided to be performed by said grantee, the town may cause to be served upon the grantee a written notice in the manner provided for serving Original Notices in civil actions, which notice shall specify the particular conditions, duties, obligations, or requirements which it is claimed the grantee has failed to perform, and if the grantee shall not perform such conditions, requirements, duties or obligations specified in said notice within thirty (30) days after the date of the service of said notice, upon a proper showing made by the town before a court of competent Jurisdiction, the court, at its discretion, may order or refuse to order the performance of such requirements, or may grant a forfeiture of all the rights of the grantee. Section Vn. That all the provisions of this ordinance shall apply to the successors and assigns of the grantee with the same force and effect as they do the grantee itself. Section vm. That all ordinances, or parts of ordinances, insofar as they are in direct conflict herewith, are hereby repealed. Section IX. This ordinance shall take effect upon its acceptance in writing by the grantee, filed with the Town Clerk within thirty (30) days from its approval by a majority of the electors of the town voting thereon at a general or special election as provided by law. Section X. The grantee shall pay all expenses Incurred in the preparation and publication of this or di- ance and the grantee shall pay the costs incurred in holding the election to submit this ordinance to the legal electors for their approval as provided by law. Section XI. Whenever the term "grantee" is usdd herein it shall be taken to mean and Include North Central Public Service Co., 'its successors and assigns. PASSED, ADOPTED AND APPROVED, by the Town Council on the 13th day of June, 1966. /S/ W. W. Jolley Mayor, Town of Fenton, Iowa Attest: /S/ Paul W. Eigler Clerk, Town of Fenton, Iowa POLLING PLACE The polling place for said election shall be at the Community Center, and the polls will be opened at 8:00 o'clock a. m. of the forenoon and will be closed at 8:00 o'clock p. m. of the evening of said day. /S/ W. W. Jolley . Mayor of the Town of Fenton, Iowa ATTEST: /S/ Paul W. Eigler Town Clerk Town of Fenton, Iowa (46-48-50-51) INTRODUCING... DON CLAUDE - NEW MEMBER OF THE SALES STAFF AT KOSSUTH MOTOR CO., ALGONA. DON IS A NATIVE OF WEST BEND WHERE HE WAS BORN AND RAISED AND IS WELL-KNOWN IN THE SOUTHWEST QUARTER OF KOSSTH COUNTY. HE HAS BEEN AUCTIONEERING FOR THE PAST 4 YEARS, IS MARRIED AND HAS TWO BOYS. DON, WHO HAS BEEN WITH US FOR 30 DAYS, WILL BE GLAD TO HELP YOU WITH YOUR NEW AND USED NEEDS, WHETHER IT BE AN AUTO OR TRUCK. SEE HIM - HE'LL BE HAPPY TO TALK WITH YOU. Kossuth Motor Co. 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