The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 1, 1966 · Page 8
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, September 1, 1966
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S—Algona (la.) Upper DM Molntt thurtdoy, September 1, 1966 Student From AROUND ALGONA \ Bancroft Gets Master Degree iiiiiiiiiinmiitiiintKifflimiww BY RUTH SHIERK MR. AND MRS, Lloyd Bohannon spent several days at Duluth and Minneapolis last week after getting their daughter, Ann, at Walker Minn, where she had spent most of the summer at Camp Danworthy. GUESTS LAST week of Mr. and Mrs. William Navoichick were their daughter Karen, (Mrs Brian Linnan) and Sherry Lee, Omaha. Other guests were their daughter, Patricia and family (Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Funk) and Jeffrey of La Crosse, Wise. MRS. LLOYD Wellendorf returned Monday after spending a week in Des Moines with her daughter, Mrs. Carmen Anderson and family. » GUESTS OF Mrs. Twilla Bartholomew for a week were Mrs. Fern Bringer and Mrs. Lillian Kern of Burlington who also visited friends and relatives. HOUSE GUESTS of Mrs. Alice Wilkins last week were Mr. and Mrs. Otto Wessner of Warsaw, Mo. who also visited others in Algona, including Mr. and Mrs. William Finn and Mrs. Twilla Bartholomew. GUESTS THIS weekend of Dr. and Mrs. Harold Erickson are Dr. and Mrs. Paul Thielking of Des Moines. Guests last week •were Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Lang- mach, former Algonans and now of Beaver Dam, Wise, and their son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Peter Langmack of Cedar Falls. GUESTS OF Mr. and Mrs. Harold Cowan last week were her brother and family, Mr. and Mrs. Dick Dale and children of Northridge, Calif. Mr, Dale was a part of the Lawrence Welk group who made an appearance at the Iowa State Fair. PORTLAND SOCIAL Club entertained at a party at the Mike Arend home Wednesday for Mrs. Clifford Young, who is moving to Arvada, Colo, at the end of the month. Other honored guest was Mrs. Mary Kain. GUESTS LAST week of" Judge and Mrs. G. W. Stillman were their daughter, Ann and family, Dr. and Mrs. John Morrill and Betsy and Sandy, who were en- route from Coos Bay, Oreg. where they spent the summer. The family is returning to Williamsburg, Va., where Dr. Morrill is an associate professor of biology at William and Mary College. During the summer, Dr. Morrill was on the faculty of the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology. He has been well-known for his efforts in oceanography. Marcia, younger daughter of Judge and Mrs. Stillman, and her family, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Jones of La Crosse, Wise., joined the family here for the weekend. DIANE SMITH, daughter cf Mr. and Mrs. David Smith, will leave Sept. 9 for Cedar Falls where she will be a student at the State College of Iowa. Their elder daughter, Sharon, will leave Sept. 22 for Iowa City where she will be a student at the University of Iowa. She will graduate from the University in February. DR. AND MRS. M. G. Bourne will spend the Labor Day weekend at their summer home at Lake Okoboji with their family, Mr. and Mrs. David Haggart and children of Omaha, Mr. and Mrs. Kirk Hayes and children and their son, BUI, student at University of Iowa. DON MAASDAM received 85 ribbons at the Iowa State Fair, including 31 firsts. He won a first on the best display of ducks, the best goose and gander. BOB MARTIN, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leon (Champ) Martin will leave Sept. 10 for Cedar Falls, where he will be a student at State College of Iowa. The younger Martin son, David, will leave Sept. 6 for Ames where he will be a student at the University. Both boys will major in science. MRS. LEIGHTON Misbach and her sister are now touring the British Isles and this week will go to the continent where they will tour Switzerland, theNether- lands, Italy and Spain. MR. AND MRS. Don Hum left Monday to return to Altus, Okla., alter two weeks here with their parents, Mrs. Paul Hum and Mr. and Mrs. Brady Rovn. They planned to spend several days in the Ozarks on their return trip. New Jersey Girl Engaged To Tim Dailey Mr. and Mrs. Edward Kimak, Bloomfield, New Jersey, announce the engagement of their daughter Kathleen Ann, above, to Timothy L. Dailey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Dailey, of Algona. A graduate of Pope Bus Xn high school/ Passaic, New Jersey, Miss Kimak is a junior majoring in history at Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa. Her fiance, a graduate of Algona high school, also attends Grinnell College and is a senior economics major. •R : I ; ;.! ; ; ; !'M'WX'K § X i . >i WR'I ; ?KWPWSP?! ; S!>M ; S FOUR AND one-half tables were in play in duplicate bridge Aug. 15. In top place were Mrs. Harold Gilmore and Clara Zender; second, Vesper Hull of Hum- ' boldt and Mrs. Beth Miller; third, Mrs. John Thuente and Mrs. J. C. Everds; fourth, Mrs. Roy Coslow and Mrs. Harold Jacobson, both of Britt. Next play will be Sept. 5 at 7:45 'p.m. at the American Legion hall. GUESTS LAST weekend of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Everds were their sons, Joe of Topeka, Kansas, and Mr. and Mrs. David Everds and daughter, Susan, Allison. Lu Verne school board election September 12 LU VERNE-The annual school board election will be held at the Lu Verne City Hall on Monday, September 12. Directors whose terms expire this year are Harry Naffzlger and James Trauger., A school treasurer will also be elected to succeed Verlalne Johnson. Nomination papers must be filed with Rose Patterson, district secretary, by noon on September 2. BANCROFT - Bill McGuire, son of Mr. and Mrs, Charles McGuire, received his masters combined science degree at the University of Mississippi at Oxford on Sunday, Aug. 21. He worked toward the degree under a National Science Found ation Grant in the fieldsof chemistry and mathematics. Bill will teach chemistry and math at Northeast State Junior College at Rainsville, Ala. this , fall, following a two-weeks visit at home. . - o - V. F. W. AUXILIARY The Bancroft V. F. W. Auxiliary met Friday evening, Aug. 19, at the home of Mrs. LeRoy Schiltz. Following the business meeting, cards were played and prizes were won by the following: Mrs. M. F. Dudding, high, and Mrs. Gordon Delperdang, low. The group will have their next meeting on Thursday, Sept. 22, a week later than usual. - o - Boilerman Third Class Alvin C. Nelsen, USN,. son of Mrs. Vivian T. Berdahl, of Bancroft, is a crew member aboard the guided missile frigate, USS Coontz, which has returned to its home port of San Diego, after a six-month tour with the U. S. Seventh Fleet in the western Pacific, off the coast of Viet Nam. Mr. and Mrs. Tony Accurso and family spent last weekend in Ankeny,. where they visited Mrs. Accurso's sister, Mr. and Mrs. Keith Steege and family. Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Kennedy entertained their children at a 6:30 p. m. supper on Saturday evening, Aug. 20 at Roy's Grill. Those present included Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Welp and family, Marshalltown, Mr. and Mrs. John Koran and family of Minneapolis, Joann Kennedy, Seal Beach, Calif., Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Kennedy and family, and Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Kennedy and family, Bancroft. Mrs. Christina Welp accompanied her son and family, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Welp to Marshalltown on Sunday, Aug. 21, and later went to Omaha where she visited her daughters, Mr. and , Mrs. Wm. Hammond and family and Mr. and Mrs. Jack Burge and family, and her sisters, Regina Berens, Kate McBurney and Leone Blair. Mrs. Clem Elsbecker had as her guest recently, Miss Lucy Blocker of Dubuque. Miss Blocker also visited at the Art and Ed Blocker homes during her visit. Mrs. Clem Elsbecker accompanied Henry and Clara Hellman and Mrs. Ben Hellman to Sauk Johnson - Ricke Vows At Bancroft On August 6 BANCROFT - Miss Helen Johnson, daughter of Mrs. Leona Johnson of Bancroft, and the late Carl Johnson, became the bride of James Ricke, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roman Ricke of Bancroft, August 6, at 10 a. m., in St. John's Catholic church in Bancroft. The ceremony was performed by Msgr. J. H. Schultes. The bride was given in marriage by her brother, Jim Johnson. She was attended by her sister, Mary Jo Johnson, as maid of honor and a cousin, Virginia Garry of Rochester, Minn., as bridesmaid. The bridegrooms' attendants were Daniel Menke, a friend, and Charles Johnson, brother of the bride. Ushers were Richard Diers, the bride' § cousin and Donald Ricke, brother of the groom. A reception was held for 200 guests immediately following the ceremony at the Bancroft Ballroom. Mrs. Roger Nitz of Estherville and Miss Marilyn Thilges of St. Joe opened the gifts. Miss Janis Garry of Rochester was in charge of the guest book. Godmothers of the couple, Mrs. Bill Schneider of Algona and Mrs. LeRoy Ricke of Wesley cut the cake. The bride is a 1964 graduate of St. John's High School, Bancroft , and was employed in St. Paul, Minn. The bridegroom graduated in 1962 from St. John's school, served in the Army three years and is now engaged In farming. The couple will make their home on a farm west of Bancroft. Center, Minn, last week where they attended the golden wedding celebration of Mr. and Mrs. John Weinschmidt. Mrs. Jdeinsch- midt is a sister of the Hellmans and an aunt of Mrs. Elsbecker. Mr. and Mrs. Bob Rahe and family are spending this week vacationing in the Bad Lands and Mack Hills of South Dakota. the North Kossuth Golf Club ladles held their weekly ladles stag Aug. 24. Hostesses for morning: coffee were Mrs. Chas. Ingalls and Mrs. James Vaske. Hostesses for afternoon bridge were Mrs. J. H. Welp and Mrs. Dick Schoenhalr. The North Kossuth Golf Club men held their weekly men's stag on Thursday evening, Aug. 25. The dinner committee- consisted of M essrs Dale Lockwood, Floyd Sill and Pat Montag. Mrs. Don Schiltz and four children were weekend visitors at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. McGuire. Dr. and Mrs. John Saunders and family of Iowa City visited, at the Charles and John McGuire homes on Monday, Aug. 22. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. McGuire and Kristin attended the graduation ceremonies of their son, Bill, at the University of Mississippi at Oxford on Sunday, Aug. 21. Mrs. John McGuire and children and Kristin McGuire spent two days last week at Waverly, visiting the former's sister. Monica Baker had as guests Aug. 21, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Welp, Ft. Dodge, Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Rammer, Windom, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Art Cogley, Pocahontas, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Amick, Decatur, El., and Mike Baker, Des Moines. Dinner was enjoyed at Roy's Grill. Mr. and Mrs. Phil Inman and family recently spent three days on a camping trip to northeast Iowa. Dianne and Lisa McCleish, ages 3 and 1 respectively, were given a birthday party by their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dennis McCleish on Aug. 23. Supper guests included Mr. and Mrs. Glen McCleish and family, Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Mescher, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Kienitz and family, Lawrence Bergman, and Kenny and Mrs. Larry Bergman of Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Don (R. J.) Welp and family and Mr. and Mrs. Dick Welp and family spent last week vacationing near Brataerd, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. William Doocy and family spent last week visiting in Hopkins, Minn, at the Duane Hatten home. Mrs. Helen Doocy and Helen Marie and Mr. and Mrs. Roger Nitz of Estherville are spending this week in Sallna, Kans., visiting Mr. and Mrs. Jim Doocy , and family. A Schmidt family reunion was held at the Everett Jensen home in Lake City on Aug. 21. Those attending from Bancroft included Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Froehle, Mr. arid Mrs. Delbert Ferguson and family and several members of the Rolling family. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Haupert of Emmetsburg were honored on their 10th wedding anniversary Aug. 21. Helping celebrate the occasion were Mr. and Mrs. Phil Inman and family of Bancroft, Mr. and Mrs. John Haupert and daughter of Burt, Mr. and.Mrs. Merlin Mertz and family of Algona, Mr. and Mrs.- Don Haupert and Timmy of Mankato, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Bjustrom and family of Whittemore. Mrs. Fred Kadow, Jr., Vivian Kadow and Debbie and Mrs. Barbara Frit zler attended the funeral of Mrs. Floyd Bacon at the Presbyterian church in Algona, Aug. 23. Ed Kennedy is a patient at Holy Family hospital in Estherville Mr. and Mrs. Verne Logan and family spent last week on a camping trip in Iowa. On Friday and Saturday they visited Dr. and Mrs. Eugene Bessire and family at Anita, and also visited Mr. and Mrs. Jim Sullivan and family in Carroll. Mr. and Mrs. Sullivan are 1 former Bancroft residents. Mrs. Don Behnkendorf and boys spent a week recently visiting; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Meyer in Arlington, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Egan had as recent guests their sons, Dr» and Mrs. Wm. Egan and family of Omaha, Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Egan and family of St. Louis, Mo., and Richard Egan, who attends Creighton University in Omaha. Mrs. Orville Farrow spent a weekend in Forest City visiting her daughter, Mr. and Mrs. David Nolton and Laurie. Mrs. Louise Bastlan, Humboldt, became the bride of Harold Abbas, Bancroft, Aug. 13 at 7:30 p. m. in the Humboldt Methodist church. Mr. and Mr s. Fay Asche, Ted Abbas and Sheila and several other friends from Bancroft attended the ceremony. Mr. and Mrs. Fay Asche and family were Sunday, Aug. 21 dinner guests at the Donald Tapper home in Buffalo Center to help celebrate the birthday of Paul Tapper. BUSY? 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