Estherville Daily News from Estherville, Iowa on January 23, 1973 · Page 6
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January 23, 1973

Estherville Daily News from Estherville, Iowa · Page 6

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Lorraine Hankey, Michael Harris Wed at Graettinger GRAETTINGER - Lorraine Hankey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Bute} of Graettinger, ns arriwd in mairiage to Michael Htrrif., son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Harris Sr. Lasress. Tin- Rev. \"ir>cerc BeaeasE officiated a: rJit aaohJe-iing cerr- •xx? btls a: zJis taiatcaliK Canrf-ronr, Chnrcfc in Grastm- fer i* i p.m., Jar- 12. ARar de-eoctrkra were baskets of ncan^ ctmtnaci, ciads and daisies.. THE WEDDING MARCH, ~.%s= JOT of Mac's Desiring," wis played by W^neae Graesiager. Otter music was "0 Perfect Love," *ni rer-essiacul, " TTSE>- pet YoIirRary." Tie i-riae wis gives away by ber ifirher. She chase a dress in princess sr»'Je of whte brocade, Gcor --enrrh, wirb rtcrao neckline and 3aqg sjeeves. Her long T -eil was bordered in (Photo by Dave's) 3fr. 3frs. Michael Harris Personal Mention Lewis Harveys Visit At Blue Earth Sunday lsc* and her fiowers were grape, rvy and white gjadioiii. She wore a necklace of coraj and jade, a fifl of the bridegroom. Her maid of honor was her sister, Conaie Hankey of Ames, and bridesmaids were Yolene Fe- V:ei. Storm Late, and Vickie West of Cfcnaha, Neb. The maid of honor wore a floor-length, rose pink, double knit gown. Yolene and Vickie were gowned in harmonizing dresses of light pink and lavender. Each carried mums and with little mums pinned in their hair. THE BEST MAN was Bob Harris and groomsmen were Joe Trevis and Dave Arndt. Ushers were Larry Sprick and John Hankey. The mother of the bride wore a floor-length print of green and lilac. A pink and white dress was chosen by the bridegroom'smoth­ er. The bride's personal attendant was Marsha Rasmus sen of Storm Lake. Special guest was the bride's grandmother Mrs. Gladys Hankey. White orchid corsages were worn by the mothers and grandmother. The bridegroom had a white rosebud boutonniere and his attendants had white carnations. All men in the wedding party wore black tuxedos with rose-colored shirts. Hosts for the reception, held in the Parish Center, were Mr. and Mrs. Francis Tindall. The serving table was centered with the wedding cake in the bride's chosen colors of light pink, dark pink and lavender in an arrangement of bells and white candles. Margie Torrence and Mrs. Palmer Olson cut and served the cake. In charge of the coffee service were Mrs. Donald Salton and Mrs. George Torrence. Waitresses were Laurie Miller, Debbie Torrence, Joan Jensen and Terry Salton. Gifts were opened and displayed by Esther Hankey, Louise Wikert and Janelle Barber. The guests were registered by Jolene Davis. Punch was dipped by Mary Schiltz and Vickie Petersen. Mrs. Larry Sprick pinned corsages. The reception was served by St. Agnes Circle. Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Harvey to Blue Earth Sunday to visit at the home of her sister- in-law, Mrs. Lyle Stewart, and cvlebrate the birthday of her •ofter, Mrs. William Stewart, wtth other guests, mrs. Kathleen Baas and children. In the after•son all went to Mrs. William Stewart's home where other callers were Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Miller, Balaton, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Bill Miller and children, Ttwcy, Minn., Mr. and Mrs. Ronale Johnson and children, Winne- Minn., and Mr. and Mrs. i Tomac, Lemon, S.D. MRS. RUTH BYEBS of Des Moines is here with her sister, Mrs. Leo Sanders, who fell and ••rsinnfl ber ankle. MR. AND MRS. Walter Anderson of Woden spent the weekend •ere with Mr. and Mrs. Tony 9tam. MR. AND MRS. R.S. Knuteen were in Graettinger Sunday vis- Ming with their son and family, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Knutsen and Mark. MR. AND MRS. Jack Beaver, Leigh and Elizabeth, returned to their home in Clarissa, Minn., Monday. They spent a few days here with Jack's parents, Mr. sod Mrs. Howard Beaver. MB. AND MRS. Woodrow Bog- gwss and family were at Rhodes to see Mr. and Mrs. Dave Corwin, Curt and Cynthia. TNI 10CKH0INS "HERS. HQU> MY WAP OF GUM." Mrs. Anna Johansen Ringsted's Oldest Baby Entertains on 88th BY MARIE POWERS RINGSTED— Mrs. Anna Johansen is Ringsted's "oldest baby," that is, the oldest resident who was born here and who has lived here all of her life. She was bom Jan. 13, 1885, to Maren and Lars Hansen, two miles south of Rings ted. "We used to go to Emmetsburg, 20 miles to the south for our town. Ringsted wasn't here when I was a child," she commented. "Going to town 'was an all-day affair with team and wagon. In winter we would bundle up with heavy blankets and put heated oats in burlap bags at our feet to try to keep warm." Anna and her late husband, Peter Johansen, farmed southwest of Ringsted. "I fired many cobs and wood into the old faithful cook stove," she reminisced. "I am the only one of a family of six left living, here I am." Her footsteps are still mighty sprightly for a woman of 88 years. She has been assisted with her housework by Mrs. Charles Lund the past months. "I sit and knit some, but my eyes and fingers aren'tverynim­ ble," she added. Saturday she entertained friends and relatives for her 88th birthday, with the assistance of her daughter-in-law, Mrs. Herluf Johansen. "My two nephews, Larry and Wiley Hansen are real good about visiting me and seeing that I have all the things I want," she observed, happy for such attention. Larry operates a grocery store and he sees that she has all the delicacies she wants for her frequent visitors. Mrs. Johansen has one daughter, Edna, Mrs. Phil Wistrom of Des Moines, two sons, Herluf of Ringsted and Marvin of San Francisco, Calif. Anna has many reminders in her cozy home in southwest part of Ringsted that she was once an ardent crocheter. A crocheted tablecloth, and various pieces of fancy work show that she once spent happy hours at sewing. JAN ANDRE of Sioux City was also here for the weekend and was taken back Sunday by Mrs. Wayne Andre. MR. AND MRS. Leonard Bendixen took Mrs. Duane Bendixen to Sioux Falls, Sunday, to enplane for Scottsdale, Ariz. She had spent the past two weeks here, called by the illness of her father. Merle Andre. MRS. LESTER RAMSEY is spending the week at Creston with ber grandsons, Alan, Jon and David Ramsey, children of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ramsey, while their mother is hospitalized in Omaha. MR. AND MRS. Allen Rockne, Janet and Jill left Saturday to return to their home in St. Paul. They were visiting bis parents, Mr. and Mrs, Kurt Rockne, and her father, Andrew Graff. They also attended the funeral of Mrs. Rockne's uncle, L S. Martens. Mark 50th Mr. and Mrs. Wylie Van Eman, former residents of Estherville, will observe their golden wedding anniversary Jan. 27 at their home in Anaheim, Calif. Mr. Van Eman was employed by Estherville Coop Creamery and later by Golden Sun Milling Co. Their mailing address is 122 N. Helena, Anaheim, Calif. 92805. 0 MEAN BIG SAVINGS FOR YOU The entire remaining stock of winter fashion fabrics will be THURS.-FRI.-SAT. 100'$ YARDS POLYESTER DOUBLE KNIT WOOLENS-ACRYLICS-POLYESTERS SCREEN PRINTED COTTONS SCREEN PRINTED ACRYLICS TAPESTRIES - FAKE FURS PRINTED CREPES POLYESTER WARP KNITS ZARLING'S FABRICS FASHION FABRICS FOR YOU 117 NORTH 6th ESTHERVILLE, IOWA NEXT DOOR TO KRAFFT MUSIC Election Held By Good Cheer Officers for 1973 were elected by the Good Cheer Club at a meeting Thursday at the borne of Mrs. Lambert Hermsen. Mrs. George Lauritsen was elected president; Mrs. Don Corwin, vice-president; Mrs. June Wood, secretary-treasurer; and Mrs. Leonard Pluth, assistant secretary- New Committee members are Mrs. Alfred Lauritsen and Mrs. Ben Braband, flower committee; Mrs. Lambert Hermsen, publicity; Mrs. Earl Wilcox, birthday committee chairman; and Mrs. Mack Ellis, historian. Mrs. Hermsen conducted games of 500 and winners were George Lauritsen. Mrs. Olaf Gilbert, Leonard Pluth and Mrs. Mack Ellis. Door prizes went to George Lauritsen and Mrs. Leonard Pluth. Others attending were Mrs. John Lamach, Mrs. Olaf Gilbert and Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Hermsen. Mrs. Alfred Lauritsen will be hostess for the February meeting. ESTHERVILLE DAILY NEWS, TUES., JAN. 23, 1973 Pag* 6 Celebrate 50th Mr. and Mrs. Paul Selberg, Estherville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday. Open house will be held 2-5 p.m. at the V. F. W., Estherville, with their children as hosts, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Woodyard and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Selberg. The family requests no gifts. .IMIlJlltY DOLLAR DAYS WED.-THURS.-FRI.-SAT. Jonoory 24, 25, 26, 27 MESSES Values to *35.00 Values to '50.00 COATS PRICE KNIT COATS y 2 PRICE & SWEATERS y 2 PRICE BRAS AND V 2 PRICE GIRDLES V 2 PRICE SKI JACKETS ALL AND PANTS \L SPORTSWEAR /2 PRICE 72 PRICE ALL SALES FINAL —NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES CHRIS

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