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Farewell party for Lakota family Lakefa — On Sunday evening neighbors of Mr. and Mrs. Albert trocts held a farewell party for the Goetz family. The friends and neighbors included Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Boetcher. Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Sachs. Mr. and Mrs. John V. Dorenbush. Mr. and Mrs. Georg Baumann, Mr. and Mrs. Harold tlbben. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Christ and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Koppen. The evenings entertainment was "500". Men's high prize was won by John Dorenbush, and ,lbw by Eldoti Sachs Women's ! high prize went to Muriel Boctl- ;cher and low prize lo Leona ; Christ. j The. visitors furnished the lunch. Afterwards Mr. and Mrs. Goetz were presented with an oil painting-"The Head of Christ." Sunday was also the Goetz' wedding anniversary, the 20th. WINNER — Linda Kay Eiler of Tipton won the reserve championship among the 4-H Club and K. F. A. entries of the junior Angus heifer classes at the recent National Western Stock Show in Denver. For sale-Brick house 624 So, Jones 3-bedroom - carpeted Elizabeth Kohl Estate •f 2—ALGONA (I6wa) ADVANCE THURSDAY, FIB. It, 196$ Bancroft council met Wednesday Bane raft — It was decided that no city-owned snow removal equipment will be used for personal benefit pr private individuals or business houses in the future. This action was taken at the regular meeting of the Bancroft Town Council last Wednesday night. In the past, equipment has been used occasionally for private parties and business houses. In other action, a building permit was issued to Joe Ford to move a small tool shed, the town's annual financial report was discussed and two residential electrical users were ordered disconnected from the line for non-payment. Burt men injured in auto accident Two Burt and one Rodman man were injured Sunday in a one-car accident at Esthcrville. who need attention regardless" of the ability to pay, is criticized rather strongly for its opposition to Medicare. Basically, that opposition has to do With the principal of socialism and the big step Medicare takes in the direction of socialized medicine, But, the profession is opposed to Medicare for the additional reason that Medicare is actually a' misnomer — it. raises expectations that, will not be met in the' plan at all. Actually, this country will have socialized medicine and sooner than many realists believe. Medicare is the first step. When folks finally realize they aren't getting what they were led to believe they would get and arc still paying a big price for it, they'll demand more 'government medicine. Those in public office will have no alternative but to meet those demands and — wham — socialized medicine will be here with all of its government red-tape bureaucratic edicts and dictatorial directives . . . not to mention its back-breaking costs or its inefficient medical service. (Pat Gallagher in Belmond Independent) A brief item of intelligence IRA KOHL, EXECUTOR Phone 295-3460 ine time... THANK YOU FOR BANKING WITH US It's customer appreciation time . . . Time to tell you that we welcome each opportunity to serve you and time to say to all our friends, "Thank you for banking with us." Richard Lavrenz, 22, and Gary caught our ear recently when Black, 21, both of Burt, and Ar-1 the car radio was on that set us den E. Prentice, 23 of Rodman to thinking. It had to do with the fact that during his lifetime, OWA STATE BANK "Your Partner in Profrrttt" ALGONA, IOWA MEMBER OF F. D I. C. MEMBER OF FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM NOW! A DELUXE AUTOMATIC WASHER FEATURE AVAILAILE IN A CONVENTIONAL WASHER SPEED QUEEN Now, for the first time, Speed Qi:een Iwings you this 2-speed linger washer with sell regulating, fabric- care timer. Now you can have bolh "brisk" and "gentle" agitation, same as the automatics. Plus these famous Speed Queen features: Bowl Tub tor last washing Double Walls to keep water hot Super Duty Aluminum Wringer with self-adjusting pressure Arc-cuate* Transmission with machine cut steel gears (not fibre) Parts guaranteed 5 years Steel Chassis giving sturdy, solid construction $ 133 Plus your old washer Frederick Hardware were injured. Lavrenz and Prentice were hospitalized at the Holy Family hospital at Esther- villc with head cuts and were to be patients there several days. Black was treated for bruises and released. The three were in a 1964 model car driven by Prentice when the machine struck both sides of an underpass at Estherville about 2 a.m. Sunday. The car skidded when Prentice stepped on the brakes. The machine was a total loss. Charges of failing to have his car under control against Prentice. were filed Two Algonans, Paula Fischer and Linda Froehlich, have enrolled in Nettleton business college at Sioux City for the term starting in June. The Michael O'Briens, Cedar Falls, visited Sunday with her parents, the Julius Steilers at St. Benedict. Supper guests were Mrs. Mary Seiler, the Henry Sellers and Mike Sellers, Irvington. Mrs. O'Brijen is lyn Seiler. Opinions of Editors (Neil Maurer in Laurens Sun.) Not too many months ago the Republican candidate for President was being accused of "trigger happiness," after suggesting that we bomb Red supply lines in Southeast Asia. Last week two U. S. fighter- bombers were shot down while bombing Red supply lines in Laos, There are further reports, which have not been denied by our government, that such raids have been taking place for about seven months. This would take us back to July, when the Presidential campaign was under way. We have no criticism of President Johnson's decision to order such attacks, but it makes us feel a bit uneasy to realize it has been kept secret so long. Apparently the people did not have the right to know the truth during the campaign. (Pocahontas Democrat) It seems pretty certain that Medicare will become law. President Johnson has announced it to be one of the most urgent pieces of legislation he wants passed and the 2 to 1 Democratic i majority in Washington will surely see that it's done. Unfortunately, Medicare will not be the cure-all that many folks think it is and many will ! be surprised at its cost as well j ; as its limitations. For example, | ; it will not cover doctor bills or j dental bills. Nor does it pay for i I drugs except when given in a j j hospital or nursing home. And, i of course, it will do nothing for those under 65 except tax them heavily. Medicare is essentially a hospitalization plan. And even so, it is restricted. It would pay the whole bill for only 45 days and I the maximum stay for which it j would provide benefits would be i 180 days and then the patient i would have to pay a part of the * bill. Iowa's Medical Aid to the i Aged program, properly policed, ; is a more satisfactory solution to the medical problems of the aged. It's based on a need qualification (rather than being available to everyone 65 or over) and ! is more liberal and inclusive. | The medical profession, which i has pledged itself to serve any the average man shaves two square miles of face. That impressed us. If we caught it right, and we're not at all sure we did, a supplementary fact was offered to the effect that during that same span of time his razor fells some 2'/a million wishkers. Offhand, that doesn't sound like so much of a much. '-]<''• We'd never given the matter much consideration — nor haye we ever endeavored to count our whiskers. But we kind of wonder if we didn't drop a few ciphers in our reception of the figure. But this two square miles of face is a truly startling conception. To envision such an area of face akin to our own is enough to prompt sober contemplation; maybe even enough to make the stomach a bit queazy. ; These slivers of information^ however, we felt should be capitalized on to some extent by the male gender to the edification of their feminine companions through this life of toil and tribulation. '« For all too many years, th"e male has been meekly accepting the assumntipn — assiduously cultivated by the distaff side -j- that the lot of the female incumbent upon our bisexual existence is the hard one. We are told that she bears the cross of the original sin. It is true that most men would not be wilb'ng to negotiate,.,^ switch in physiological burdens, We incline to adjust each to his own and to find a degree of comfort in their familiarity and dependability. f.f- But, sister, hewing whiskers form tow square miles of face is not an inconvenience to be sneered at. Every dadblasted day the blade must be brought into play or one must suffer condenv nation for careless grooming! Valentine party Saturday at Lakota school Lakota — A Valentine Corona- .ion dance was held at the School gymnasium Saturday night. Two ;oachers, sally Swanson and Delbert Ritter along with the sopho- nore class were sponsors. The theme was "Cupids Hangout." A large red heart was made and set in the middle of the floor with "King and Queen" nominations from each class. Those chosen from the freshman class were Peggy Boyd and David Smidt; sophomores, Judy Johnson and Sherman Sleper; juniors, Susan Yackle and Dwight Dorenbush; seniors, Linda Clayton and Lynn Hertzke. The "King and Queen" were determined by Mr. Vincent Archer, high school principal, who shot an arrow into the names on the big heart. Sherman Sleper became King and Peggy Boyd presided as Queen. Also featured were Cupid who was Mike Peterson, first grade, son of the Don Petersons and Cupette played by Debra Appenzeller, daughter of the Loren Appenzellers. The high school students were invited to bring guests from other schools. After the coronation the dance got under way with the Corvairs from Fairmont Advertise in the Advance — largest PAID circulation! playing. Refreshments were brought and served by the sophomore class. Burt Mrs. George Mftweott The Mike Koppens, Whittemore, were guests Monday of the Wm. Giddings. Birthday Circle will meet Feb. 11 at Mrs. Ella Sigsbee's. There will be a Valentine exchange. Guests Sunday of Mrs. Myrtle Zwiefel were the Cecil Householders, Welcome, Minn., Merrill Zwiefels, Wesley, and Brian Zwiefels. Busy Bee club met Feb. 5 at Celia Scott's assisted by Hilda Gross. There were 19 guests for the program and games. The John Geesmans, Greene, spent the weekend at the Clarence Riebhoff's and John Geesman's. The John Geesmans received word that Dr. Beghtol in California is critically ill. Mrs. Beghtol is the former Ilene Geesman. The Andy Harms family will move to Pocahontas where he is employed by the Farm Service Co. , A wise woman makes her husband feel like president when he's only chairman of the entertainment committee. i Friday-Saturday February, 12 -13 the NOMADS ALGONA'S FINEST LOUNGE • COMING FEB. 19»h - 20th — "NOMADS' Farmers Attention SPECIAL HAIL RATES FOR 1965 TWPS.: TWPS.: TWPS.: TWPS.: TWP.: .TWPS.: 'TWPS.: TWP.: RATES PER $1,000 CORN BEANS Buffalo, Burt, Fenton, LuVerne, Plum Creek, Portland, Sherman, Wesley _25.50 Lotts Creek, Union T 28.00 Garfield, Prairie 29.00 Cresco, Hebron, Irvington, Lincoln, Seneca, Whittemore 30.50 German •. 33.50 Ledyard, Swea 36.50 Eagle, Greenwood, Harrison -.39.50 Ramsey 42.50 RATES MAY CHANGE — DON'T WAIT 35.00 39.00 41.00 42.50 47.00 52.00 56.50 61.00 Write Box 584 ALGONA, IOWA •JJf Flint College exliibit Oldest Chevrolet Known to Exist The oldest Chevrolet known to be in existence—a W13 touring model—is destined for an honored place in the city Uut produced it. 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