The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 30, 1966 · Page 13
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 13

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, August 30, 1966
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PERSONALS MARY JANE LICKTEIG, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lickteig, is a graduate of the Omaha University but will return there later in September to work on her masters degree. The other daughter, Sister Mary Jane of Dubuque, spent Sunday, Monday and Tuesday here. HELM A PROPER was called to her home at Goodell due to the sickness of her mother, but is back again since her mother is much improved. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Hagg, Hugh Black and children, went to Clear Lake Sunday, met the Hagg's grandchildren, Tony and Mike Tolsdorf, New Haven, who returned here with them for a few days' visit. MR, AND MRS. Walter Klamp have been visited by the latter's nephew and wife, Mr. and Mrs. James Stewart of Cokato, Minn. GARY McDONALD was in i)es Moines last week and visited his brother, David and wife. MR. AND MRS. Floyd Bode and daughter Alice, Hugh Black, Louise and Jimmie, returned Friday from Des Moines where they attended the Iowa State Fair. Algona, (la.) Upper DM MoinM Tuesday, August 30, 1966 MR. AND MRS. Andrew Hanson returned FridayfromStorniLake where they had spent a few days visiting their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs, Charles Tippin and little son Bret. MR. AND MRS. Ralph Diekoff attended the Iowa State Fair at Des Moines and saw the Lawrence Welk show. GOOD NEIGHBORS ffiMA GREINER is here from Coronado, Calif., and visiting with her sister, Mrs; Alma Pearson, and other relatives and friends. MR. AND MRS. Ed Blumer had as guests Monday the latter's aunt, Mrs. George Mantis, Northwood, and cousins, Evelyn and Lucille Manus, Bertha, Minn. AROUND THE TOWN & COUNTRY Meet Dean Dodds Of Algona Our Country Neighbor this week is Dean Dodds, who has never lived on any other farm than the one owned by his parents, Mr. and Mrs.William Dodds and operated by Dean and his father, located 1 1/2 miles west and a mile north of Algona. This year, they are farming a total of 800 acres, with 275 acres of corn, 300 acres of beans and 20 acres of oats. There are 40 acres of pasture included, also. They raise crossbred beef cattle, milk a few cows and raise hogs. Dean, a 24-year old graduate of Garrigan High School where he played football in the line, says planting corn or plowing are his favorite jobs around the place. His hobbies include water skiing and horseback riding. He is assistant leader of the Union Boys 4-H Club, a mem- ber of the Garrigan Booster Club, the Knights of Columbus, Farm Bureau and he and his wife, the former Doris Kohlhaas, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Kohlhaas, Irvington, are members of the Farm Bureau Young Married Couple Club. Doris and Dean were married June 29, 1963. They met several years earlier while both were in 4-H work. She is a member of the C. D. A. and sewing is classed as her hobby. She also manages to spend a lot of time taking care of the couple's two children, Murl, 1, and Debbie, 2. Dean has two sisters, Linda, who will be a freshman at Ottumwa Heights College this year (she's also girls' county 4-H president), and Jean Ann, a sixth grader. (UDM Polaroid Photo) SPONSORED BY THESE AREA BUSINESSES IN THE INTEREST OF KOSSI/TH COUNTY FARMING Joe Bradley Equipment South Hotel Algona Farm Machinery — Trucks — Tires Allli-Ch«lm«n CMC Trucks FtiMlant TliM Phone ra-zm Algona Implement Co. Your Friendly International Harvester Dealer FARM EQUIPMENT MOTOR TRUCKS Sales & Service Phone 293-3M1 ALGONA Pictured above is the P. R. Irons Heating and Plumbing establishment located at 812 East McGregor Street in Algona. The business has been in Algona since 1940. A larger building was needed to facilitate the expanding business back in 1946 and this is the building to the east of the original building. Iron* features the leading brands of plumbing fixtures, furnaces and air conditioning equipment. In '•LT? 0 ? ,,^ e heatm 8 and Plumbing work the business does a complete line of sheet metal work, which to all done in their location. WRtt ta yenr P lumbln S * "«»«•»« » e ««s. »e they large or small, call P. R. Irons Heating and Plumbing. They are "Completely equipped to serve you completely," Buscher Brothers Impl. Minneapolis Melln* — (felly-Ryan — Papcc New Idea Farm Machinery • Ernie Williams John Deere Farm Machinery BOTH QUALITY A SERVICE Located e a 11 of Algona on highway 18. Irons Heating & Plumbing "Completely- Equipped To Serve You Completely" Plumhlni • K«*llB| »h*«l M«ltl CM or OU Pumpi Compltlt fUlum Phono MS-M40 ALGONA Uppor Des Moines Publishing Co. PRINTING AT IT'S IEST - WITH QUALITY ANP ECONOMY •H»ttf*tMI

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