The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 12, 1966 · Page 5
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, July 12, 1966
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Algona Girl Weds July 2 Sharon Climpson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Pete Jorgenson, Algona, and Roy R. Stougard, Algona, son of Mr. and Mrs. Don Stougard, GilmoreCity, were married Saturday, 'July 2, at 7:00 p. m. at the home of the bride's parents with Rev. Charles Hawkins officiating at the double ring ceremony. The bride wore a floor length gown fashioned of organza over taffeta with a batteau neckline. Chantilly lace motifs embellished the high rise bodice, short sleeves and A-line skirt. Large fabric bows accented the back waist line and brush train. The elbow length pure silk illusion veil was held by a high crown of pearls and aurora borealis drops. She carried a bouquet of white roses. The bride's attendant was Mrs. Ronald Waldera as matron of honor, with Terri Jorgenson as flower girl. Serving the groom as best man was David Climpson and Paul Topliff of Gilmore City was usher. A reception was held at the home for 50 guests. Assisting with the serving were Mrs. Ferdie Mueller, Mrs. Tom Cogdall and Mrs. Charles Bird. The bride, a graduate of Havelock-Plover high school, is presently employed at Honsbruch Drug, and the groom, a graduate of Gilmore City-Bradgate high school, is employed at Weiden- hoffs. After a short wedding trip to Lake Okoboji, the young couple will be at home at 107 1/2 East State St., Algona. Minor Crash Autos driven by Joseph W. Ringsdorf, 18, Burt, and Helen M. Strickler, 51, Algona, collided as the latter was making a left turn on State street here at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday. The Ringsdorf auto was backing out from a parking space at the time. Damage to the Burt auto was estimated at $50 by police who investigated. Burt Folks At Family Reunion Mrs. Chris Haase and Bernice attended the Laabs reunion the 4th of July, held at the Fenton Community Center. There were 94 present. Coining the longest distance were Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Laabs and family from California. It was decided to have another reunion next year the same place and same date. This was the 4th Laabs reunion. Class Reunion The class of 1951 of Algona High School will hold a reunion marking the fifteenth anniversary of graduation, at 6:30 p. m., July 16, at the Johnson House. Cylinder Man Candidate For Legislature Eugene (Gene) Sweeney, prominent Cylinder grocer, announced today he is a candidate for the Democratic nomination of State Representative of Emmet- Palo Alto counties in the primary election September 6. Gene was born at West Bend, May 3, 1919, and graduated from West Bend High School in 1937. He was employed by M. and J. R. Hakes, wholesale grocery firm, from 1937 to 1942, and by the Boeing Aircraft Co., of Wichita, Kans., from 1942 to 1944. He enlisted in the U. S. Navy in 1944, serving 19 months, fourteen of them aboard the USS Anzio in the South Pacific, and was in five major engagements. After his discharge from the service, Gene operated a grocery store at Bradgate from 1946 to 1949 when he moved to Cylinder to purchase a grocery store. He has had the store at Cylinder until July 1, 1966, when he sold it to Gilbert Saxton of Ringsted. Sweeney married the former Gayle Farmer of Emmetsburg in 1940 and they are the parents of four childern: Mark of Des Moines, Marcia of Downers Grove, El., Gwendolyn of Phoenix, Ariz., and Robert at home. Gene has been active in the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Cylinder Lions Club, and was a member of the Cylinder Town Council for ten years. He is opposed in the Democratic primary by the incumbent, Niels Nielsen of Ringsted. The district includes Emmet and Palo Alto counties. Leo Sanders of Estherville has announced for the Republican nomination. OTTOSEN By Mrs. Donald Usher mHlliyilHIWMIWimilflWIlW*^ Pot-luck dinner guests to celebrate Edward Zlnnel's birthday were Mr. and Mrs. Richard Krause and daughter of LuVerne, Mrs. Gunda Enockson, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Telford, Lawrence Telford, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Telford and family, Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Algona, (la.) Upper Des Moines Tuesday, July 12, 1966 Those who know MINNEAPOLIS Know ;" MOTOR HOTEL For Convenience ... For Luxury Accommodations... , For Friendliness... For Budget Rates... For Resort- like Atmosphere ... Easily Accessible to All Highways, EXCELLENT FOOD — Redwood Dining Room featuring Hearth Charcoal Broiled Steaks — Collee Shop open from 6:00 a.m. 'till Midnight — Cocktail Lounge. 105 DcliBhtful Air- ("onditionod Rooms find Suites National (.told Modal Award healed KiiiK-Si/.e Swimming I'ool Complete Hotel Services 24-Hour Switchboard Free'TV Play Area l-'ur Children * Baby Sitter Service- Children under 12 FREE in sane room with Adults. >ie 01 wfiu- loi Re&emdhorn - Phone (Area 61?) ^B8 466b HOLIDAY MO1OR MOIll HI Hi<h^,i 100 and V, limiesulj Minulo lioni I') M.nulti li u m . Hume ut Hie !„,,11 dn3 Hiking ^D Muiulo tiuiii Inl A.rooM Ample Frtf, Parking In Front 01 Your Room SINGLE ROOMS * 8.50 to $ 9.50 . DOUBLE ROOMS »W.50 to $14.00 Worby and daughter and Mr. and Mrs. Edward Zinnel. Mrs. Alfred Schultz was the guest of honor at a coffee at the Donald Larson home. Other guests were Mrs. Chester Alme, Mrs. Victor Meyer, M:s. Martin Meyer, Mrs. Ralph Jacobson, Mrs. Conrad Johnson and Mrs. Louis Jacobson. Peggy Kampen was sixteen years old and overnight guests for the occasion were Linda Vosberg, Paula Holland and Marcia Hacker. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Kinseth and children of Jacksonville, 111., were weekend guests at the Oliver Kinseth home. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Ellingson of West Concord, Minn., were overnight guests at the Melvin Ellingsons. Neil Wehrspann and Diane Wirtz of Moline, m., spent the weekend at the Raymond Wehr- spanns. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Wehr- spann went to Des Moines Thursday to help their son Jerry and family move. George Struthers of Adams, Minn., called on Watson Struthers at the Albert Thorsen horn? am) on other relatives in the are.i. Mr. and Mrs. Jake Koehl and Joe of Hancock, Minn., were overnight guests at the Victor Ban warts. Mr. and Mrs. Knut Oppedahl and Roger and Calvin Haug spent a weekend camping at Strawberry Point. TIRE SALE Iforal BEHR'S STANDARD <•• E. 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