The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 12, 1966 · Page 12
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Tuesday, July 12, 1966 Algona, (la.) Upper Des Moines Local Confirmation Class The five children shown above were confirmed recently by Rev. Frank Harcey at the Congregational church here. Pictured are, front row left to right, Julie Chrischilles, Karen May Bradford and Lynn Buchanan, while in back, left to right, are Kathy McBride, Steve Merryman and Rev. Harcey. (Poundstone Studio Photo) FORT GORDON, GA. - Private Richard R. England, 20, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lyle R. England, Fenton, Iowa, completed a twelve - week communication center specialist course at the Army Southeastern Signal School, Fort Gordon, Ga., June 24. During his training, lie learned to operate teletype sets and other communications equipment. Notes Of | Servicemen CAMP PENDLETON, CALIF. Marine Private Robin H. King, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Holdorf of. 410 No. Jones St., Algona, Iowa, has completed individual combat training"here. The four week course included over 200 hours of instruction under simulated combat conditions. His next stop is four weeks of basic specialist training in his military occupational field. Leatharnecks bound for the Pacific will receive more training when they report to the Staging Battalion at Camp Pendleton, Calif. This training will emphasize jungle warfare, patrolling, and civic action based on experience gained in Vietnam, . USS TOPEKA - Fireman Apprentice Dennis M. Walker, USN, son of Mrs. Melvin Walker of 116 W. North St., Algona, has returned from Vietnamese waters to Long Beach, Calif., aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Topeka. Topeka has been operating with the Seventh Fleet since November, 1965. One of Topeka's initial actions in the Viet Nam war was shore bombardment during Operation Double Eagle. This marked the first time the ship's guns were concentrated on enemy targets since the end of World War IL piiiiraiirnifflifflifflimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii^ OTTOSENj § By Mrs. Donald UsheV I U. S. ARMY, EUROPE- Donald D. Beisch, son of Mrs. Suzeann Beisch, 108 E. College st., Algona, was promoted to private first class May 18 in Germany while serving with the 71st Maintenance Battalion. Beisch is a generator repairman in the battalion's 182d Light Equipment Maintenance Company. He entered the Army in September 1965, completed basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo,, and was last stationed at Fort Belvoir, Va., before arriving overseas in April of this year. The 21-year-old soldier was graduated in 1964 from Algona Community High School. Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Pentico and family of Hacienda Height* Calif., will live in Livermore. Mr. Pentico will be trucking out of Eagle Grove. Mr. Pentico's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Pentico live in Ottoseu. Mrs. Beverly EUingson of Cedar Falls was married July 1 at the Redeemer Lutheran church at Washburn to Wendell L. Miller. Mrs. Ellingson formerly lived in this community. Mr. and Mrs. Allan Wehrspann, Mr. and Mrs. Victor Meyer, and Mr. and Mrs. Dean Telford and their families spent Tuesday at Twin Lakes. Mr. and Mrs. Nick DeFrancisco of Des Moines spent the Fourth of July weekend at the Percy Watnems. Mr. and Mrs. Allan Wehr- spann and family were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Williams at Lytton. Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Darnel and Tiffany of Minneapolis, Minn., were Sunday and overnight guests at the Iroren Daniel home, Other Sunday dinner guests were Mr. and Mrs. Keith Daniel and family of Boxholm and Margaret Holt. Rhonda and Jane, daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Banwart, went to Hancock, Minn. Sunday night to visit their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. E. 0. Koehl. Put Your Cattle on Concrete! Dairy Cattle and Feeder Cattle do better on concrete. Your animals are cleaner and more comfortable. Tests have proven that concrete feedlots pay for themselves. Improve your farm operation with long lasting concrete. Our ready mixed concrete makes the job quick and easy. Ask us for details. COWAN CORP. 295-5266 SINCE 1869 ALGONA NING UUIDE Eat Out Often In ALGONA THE JOHNSON HOUSE ON SO. PHILLIPS SMORGASBORD Friday Nile & Sunday Noon PRIVATE DINING ROOMS SEPARATE COCKTAIL LOUNGE CLOSED SATURDAYS (Except For Private Parties) CHARLIE'S SUPPER CLUB SO. ON 169 DINING ROOM OPEN 5:30 - 1 1:30 P.M. COCKTAILS LIVE ENTERTAINMENT PRIVATE DINING ROOM Tele. 295-9152 VAN'S CAFE JCT. HIWAYS 18-169 OPEN WEEKDAYS 10A.M.-1 A.M. SUNDAYS 8A.M.--1 A.M. CLOSED MONDAYS PRIVATE DINING ROOM COCKTAIL LOUNGE LUDWIG'S CAFE DOWNTOWN ALGONA BREAKFAST A NOON * SPECIALS * Open 6 A. M. - 8 P.M. Weekdays Closed Sundays MMH^MMMHMM BLUE & WHITE CAFE CARL NELSON, Owner FEATURING: ORDERS TO GO HOME-COOKED MEALS SANDWICHES - SHORT ORDERS OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY 7 Days A Week Air Conditioned

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