The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 29, 1966 · Page 10
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 10

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, September 29, 1966
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If Hospitals A Vacation, Then Sexton Has It SEXTON - Hospital trips continue to be the vacation taken by more local residents. Latest is Mrs. Clair Hovey who entered Mercy Hospital at Mason City for surgery on Tuesday and will remain there for this week. Taking over the store is Mrs. Nell Opheim assisted by a number of volunteer helpers. There is good news in the case of Roland Bode as he returned home from St. Ann last weekend and Is making a good recovery from his heart attack. Another heart attack victim of interest to local people is former resident Mrs. Ferd Brethorst. She became ill while on a fishing trip in the wilderness in Saskatchewan, Canada, and after reaching help was dismissed as a possible food poisoning case, Moved to a hospital near their home in Minnesota she is now in serious condition from what was later diagnosed as a heart attack. - o- Mrs. Glenn Gabrielson made the most of her latest birthday which she shares with son Kenyon, now at Estherville Junior College. They entertained Mrs. Vinnle Laymon for Sunday dinner then the family enjoyed the Wesley Church dinner in the evening. On Monday evening Mr. and Mrs. Gabrielson were invited out to dinner in town by Mr. and Mrs. Howard Seeley. They were also guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. Haukom in Hayfield, Minnesota and that evening then attended the Republican dinner in Algona. Sharon Hlx attended an all day meeting of Future Teachers of America at Forest City. Her grandmother, Mrs. Jim Popisicle of Forest City also visited here at the Art Hix home before completing plans for a trip to Arizona to visit another daughter and son living there. An adequate supply of water continues to be a big question in Sexton as a "water meeting" was held last week with the discussion of the possibility of piping water to a number of places from the old railroad well. Looks like another light meeting could be used as that one side of town is sure dark now that fall has arrived and a couple of the street lights there are still shut off. It's going to be hard for Sexton Friendly Club members to find their way to the Roy Hansen's this Thursday night for the first night meeting. Find Corwith TV Sets In Raid At Nevada A raid on a "fire sale" store at Nevada early Sunday resulted in confiscation of an estimated $10,000 to $15,000 worth of stolen color TV sets, stereos and radios and the arrest of the store owner, Edward R. Levy of Des Moines. Levy was charged with receiving and possessing stolen property. According to information, among the alleged stolen property were sets taken during break-ins at Corwith, Garner and Early. A TV store at Corwith was literally cleaned out several weeks ago by thieves. State agents and Story county officers raided the store after a tip from Polk county officers. 6 Pay Fines In Mayor's Court Here Six persons paid fines in Mayor Bill Finn's court here this week, following preliminary hearings of a variety of traffic charges, Eldon A, Fehr, West Bend, paid $25, permitting an unauthorized person to drive a motor vehicle; Gerald B. McGuire, Titonka, $20, speeding; Francis C. Qulnn, Ventura, $10, failing to stop in an assured clear distance ; Dale W. Hannover, Algona, $10, (ailing to have control; Ken neth F. Holcomb, Algona, $9, speeding; and Victoria J. Hutchison, Algona, $5, failing to yield the right-of-way. Court costs were assessed in addition to fines. TOMATOES William Frederiksen of rural Audubon grew some huge tomatoes in his garden this summer. The seeds came from Czechoslovakia and one plant has as many as 18 2-lb. tomatoes on it at once. One tomato weighed 2 1/4 ibs. Algona Woman Home Following Lengthy Trip Mrs. Joe Lowe returned Sept. 19 following a vacation trip to Europe. She left Aug. 29 from Mason City and arrived in Rome at noon the following day. She spent five days in Rome. At Castel Gandolfo she was one of several thousand people who had an audience with His .Holiness, Pope Paul VI. She stated that he speaks English fluently and addressed each group in their own language. From Madrid, she took side trips to Barcelona, Toledo, El Prado Museum, Alia and Segovia, where she saw the old Roman aqueducts. From Lisbon, she visited Sintra, Castcais, and the seaside resorts at Estroil, which are the Riviera of Portugal. She spent a week in Dublin, where she visited members of the Nugent family, and attended a race at the Curragh Race Track. Sen. Miller Lays Inflation Blame On LBJ Iowa Republican Senator Jack Miller, guest of honor at a county party rally here Monday evening, said that President Johnson "wants everyone else to hold up on spending except his administration." Miller, a candidate for reelection this fall, addressed a crowd of about 400 following a dinner served at Garrigan High auditorium, sponsored by the Kossuth Republican Committee. Other guests in places of honor were candidates of the party for county office. Miller, in his remarks, contended that the key to stopping inflation is to stop federal spending. W. B. (Bing) MacDonald was master of ceremonies. A musical program preceded the Senator's talk. Classes Elect Officers For Sentral High SENECA - The Sentral Community High School band traveled to Iowa State University at Ames Saturday where they participated in the 13th annual High School Band Day. The day started with rehearsal for the massed band who performed during the halftime ceremonies of the football game between ISU and Oklahoma. Approximately 77 students from Sentral made the trip. The Sentral Band will enter the band festivals at Algona Oct. 1 and Estherville Oct. 15. Queen candidates for the festival were chosen last week. Cheryl Berkland was chosen as Algona Band Queen; Vickie Elmers, Estherville Band Queen; and Mary Lou Larsen, Mason City Band Queen. - o - Sentral High School students have elected class officers for this school year. The freshmen elected Linda Doocy, president; Gary Laabs, vice president; Diane Uthof, secretary; Lynette Johnson, treasurer. They elected Linda Doocy, Jim Breese and Duane Luedtke ' to serve on the student council. Sophomores elected Jolene Gangsted, president; Mary Dawn Eldridge, vice president; Paula Wiener, secretary; Wayne Fedderson, treasurer, Jolene Gangsted, Monika Teresko and Ross Johnson were named on the student council, Teresa Voigt will head the junior class, Jim Voigt, vice president; Betty Wenrspan, secretary; Gene Hartman, treasurer. Martin Berkland, Mary Ellen Ditsworth and Teresa Voigt will serve on the student council. Tom Struecker was elected president of the senior class; Bill Hassel, vice president; Rita Luedtke, secretary; Ronnie Dacken, treasurer, Mike Lee, Tom Struecker and Mary Lou Larsen will be the senior class representatives on the student council, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beaver were Thursday night supper guests at the home of their son and family, the James Beavers, Estherville. The event honored the Beaver son, Bobby, on his eleventh birthday anniversary. Mrs. Cliff Huntley, the maternal grandmother of Ringsted, accompanied the Beavers to the birthday dinner party, Recent visitors at the Thursday, S«pt. 29, 1966 Algona, (la.) Upper Des Moinet-11 Christena Vahldieck home near Wallingford in observance of her birthday anniversary Sept. 18 included Mr. and Mrs. John Johannesen, Mrs. Edna Johannesen, Mrs. Anna Presthus, Algona, Martin Wilberg and Mr. and Mrs. Henry Looft. Trojans Make Plans For Year At St. Joe ST. JOE - St. Joe Trojans 4-H Club met at the home of Jerome Kohlhaas for their September meeting with roll call answered with "What 1 had for breakfast this morning". The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Mike Berte. Record books have been handed in and plans for the new year discussed. The meeting closed with the 4-H Pledge led by Marvin Kohlhaas. Lunch was served by Mrs. Richard Kohlhaas. - o Sharon Reding, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Reding, and Phyllis nig, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Herman nig spent the weekend here with home folks. Both 1966 Garrigan High School graduates are attending Mankato Business College. Mary Dig, daughter of Mr. and Mrs, Herman nig, a 1964 Garrigan Graduate is attending 'State Teachers College in Cedar Falls, her junior year. Jean Marie Thul, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Thul, attending Briar Cliff College, Sioux City, spent the weekend here with home folks. Mrs. Nick Eischen and Mrs. Ed Eischen, St. Benedict were Sunday evening callers with Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Thul and family and Mr. and Mrs. John Thul. Mr. and Mrs. K. L Kohlhaas observed their 54th wedding anniversary with a family dinner Saturday evening, Sept. 24, at Bode. John B. Reding observed his birthday Sept. 24 with a family dinner and social evening at Fort Dodge. Mrs. Edwin Thilges was a guest Friday of the R-Nu club at the horn e of Mrs. Ralph Reding. Receiving prizes were Mrs. Sylvester Wagner, "Mrs. Adeline Wagner and Mrs. Tony Weydeft. Mrs. Ed Hermann entertains the club Oct. 27. Pfc"; Richard "Thul is visiting this week here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Thul and his wife Sheryll and infant son at the home of her mother, Mrs. Maurine Haar and daughter at Wesley. Pfc. Thul, stationed at Monmouth, New Jersey, the past 20 weeks, reports tq Fort Bliss, Texas Sept. 30. A family dinner and gathering was held Sunday evening here in the home of his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Dockendorf, Cold Springs, Minn., were visitors here in the home of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Gales, Mrs. Gales is a sister of Mr. Dockendorf. Mrs. Anna Faber observed her 82nd birthday Sept. 24 with relatives and friends calling to help her observe the occasion. Mrs. John Thul returned home Friday from St. Ann hospital, Algona, where she had been a patient several days. Mrs. Maggie Thilges entered St. Ann hospital Thursday as a medical patient. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Ringsdorf, Centerville, spent the weekend here and at Algona with relatives and friends. Mr. and M:rs. Peter Reding, Sr., Algona, were Friday visitors here with Mrs. Anna Faber. Jim Sheridan To High Post With Finance Firm James. E. Sheridan, formerly Algona, has been appointed to the executive staff of Seaboard Management, At the age of 29, he will be the youngest in this capacity. He will be a regional supervisor in charge of branches in Wisconsin and Illinois. His headquarters will be in Milwaukee, Jim got his start with a local firm, United Loan Service, operated by Clayton pittman. He started with Seaboard Finance at the age of 19 in Chicago. He has managed several branches and moved frequently to add to his experience. He has completed various development courses and attended college in the evenings. Jim and his wife Marilynn have 3 children, a son Keith 1 1/2 and twin daughters, Kim and Connie who are 4 months, PRINTING THAT PULLS and doei justice to your business, fairly priced. Upper Des Moines Governor And Demo Caravan To Visit Today Gov. Harold Hughes will head a caravan of democratic party candidates to visit Algona and Kossuth county today, Thursday, with an open house to be held at the Algona Hotel at 2:45 p.m. The public is invited to attend and greet the Governor and other officials and candidates. Refreshments will be served by the Democratic Women's Club, said Jos Straub, county party chairman. The Caravan is touring this section of the state this week for Informal talks and get- acquainted visits. Roeber's Silver Wedding, Oct. 2 In observance of 25th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Roeber, friends and relatives are invited to attend an open house, Sunday October 2, from 2 to 5 p.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Whittemore. A short program is being planned and will begin at approximately 2:30. Mr. and Mrs. Roeber were married in Whittemore, October 5, 1941. They are the parents of four children - Ken in the army and stationed in Viet Nam, Bill attending Northwest Institute of Laboratory Technology, Diane and Randy at home. **+**•*** IT'S IRVINGTON! By Marguerite Hayes Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Dole attended installation of officers of Iowa Great Lakes Region of Antique Cars at Spencer Saturday evening, Sept. 24. Andy Anderson of Dows, la., national director of AACA, presented the charter to the newly formed club. Mrs. Elmer Dole, accompanied by Jessie Maley, state regent of C. D. A. of Iowa, and Mrs. Clem McEvoy of Algona, recently attended a special meeting of St. John's Court of C. D. A. at Bancroft. Mrs. Dole is district deputy for this court. Mrs. Harry Thilges is a medical patient at St. Ann hospital and is reported to be doing real well and expects to be home very soon. Mrs. Wayne Wickwire and Mrs. R. Haas and children drove to Paullina, la. Saturday to visit the former's daughter, Betty, who teaches there. Elmer "Tip" Petersen, Newell, and his wife grew a giant cucumber in their garden this summer. Their largest cucumber weighed over 4 pounds and was 25 inches long. LEGAL NOTICES IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE STATE OF IOWA IN AND FOR KOSSUTH COUNTY Probate No. 9015 NOTICE OF PROBATE OF WILL, OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR, AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF LeoE. Bleich, Deceased. TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF Leo E. Bleich, Deceased : You are hereby notified that on the 26th day of September, 1966, the last will and testament of Leo E. Bleich, deceased, bearing date of the llth day of August, 1962, was admitted to probate in the above named court and that Lorraine- Frances Gallogly was appointed executor of said estate. Notice Is further given that any action to set aside said will must be brought in the district' court of said county within one year from the date of the second publication of this notice, or thereafter be forever barred. Notice Is further given that all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make Immediate payment to the undersigned, and creditors having claims against said estate shall file them with the clerk of the above named district court, as provided by law, duly authenticated, for allowance; and unless so filed within six months from the second publication of this notice (unless otherwise allowed or paid) such claim shall thereafter be forever barred. Dated this 26th day of September, 1966. Lorraine Frances Gallogly , Executor of said Estate 512 24th Street West Des Moines, Iowa Shumway, Kelly & Fristedt Attorney (s) for said Executor Algona, Iowa Date of second publication; 4th day of October, 1966. (74 & 75) OPEN HOUSE Excitement Starts Thurs., Sept. 29 - Fri., Sept. 30 ; 67"OLDSMOBiLE" Engineered for excitement. . . Toronado- style! DELTA - Most Luxurious Olds 88 Ever (In Two New Hardtop Versions) DCLMONT II HOLIDAY COUPE DELMONT - NEW THIS YEARI The Car that Lets You Move Up To Luxury Without Moving Up In Price. NINETY-EIGHT - Enjoy The Fine Car Features Without Paying The Fine Car Price. '67 RAMBLER & AMBASSADOR The Most Changed Car* For '67! >* Sparking New V8 Engines Brand New Drive Train New Extra Roomy . . . RAMBLER REBEL WAGON - Rear Cargo Room hat oeen mcr«u»eu «imost 25 Per Ctnf, WieUr And Interiors Higher Tailgate Dimension*. New Wheelbases -1 New Personalized Comfort '* Great New Styling AMBASSADOR DPL HARDTOP - Distinctively All New for 1967. Wheelbas* of AMBASSADOR Unf( Has Been Increased From 116 to 118 Inches. We'll Be Serving Free Refreshments As Usual SEE THE MAN WHO HAS EVERYTHING FOR 1967 r%JL||PC OLDSMOBILE UMM 9 RAMBLER SO. DODGE ALGONA

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