The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 13, 1966 · Page 3
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AES HAS BIRTHDAY A birthday party was given Sept. 30 for Mrs. Dick McGinnis at which guests were her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Hargreaves, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Elbert, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Gerdis, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Muckey, Mr. and Mrs. William Rich and Mr. and Mrs. Phil Hargrea- San Pedro, Calif. FETE PAST MATRONS A group of Eastern Star members from West Bend brought corsages Tuesday to past matrons now living at the Good Samaritan Home. Those re- calving gifts were Mrs. Elvira Mpnlux, Mrs. Mabel Paxson, Mrs. Mary Anliker, Mrs. Lena Carter and Mrs. Grace French. - o - OCTOBER BIRTHDAYS October birthdays to be observed at the Good Samaritan H6me the third Tuesday in the month will be for Sidney Cunningham, Mrs. Nannie Lind- hasrstylMrs. Louise Young and Mrs. Ida Torkelson. , - o - VISITOR Mrs. Hazel Vera and Mrs. Elizabeth Post entertained a few friends of Mrs. Mary Guderian at dinner Thursday evening. Mrs. Guderian, a former Algonan now lives at Phoenix, Ariz. BIRTHDAY CLUB Mrs. James Allen entertained her birthday club Friday evening. The anniversary of Atha Hardgrove was oberved. - o - TAKE TRIP Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ryerson, who live on a farm between here and Burt come very often to see Mrs. Mattie McWhorter, stepmother of Mrs. Ryerson. The Ryersons spent Thursday at Waukon and McGregor to enjoy the scenery which is so beautiful at this time of year. With not as much rain over there as usual, they voted the vicinity here is just as beautiful, even more so, than in the eastern part of the state. Mr. Ryerson came to see Mrs. McWhorter Friday morning. She has not been quite as well as usual the past week but is now improved. - o - MR. AND MRS. Leo Gardner have been visited by the latter's brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Kissell, Sargeant, Neb. With them the Gardners went to Minneapolis, to attend the graduation of the Kis- sells' daughter, Linda, from Northwestern Institute. MR. AND MRS. Herman Funk and their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Hanson of Burt, and their son Fred Funk, Humboldt, attended funeral ser- vices Thursday at Minneapolis for Adolph Funk, brother of Herman. He had been sick with diabetes for some time and several months ago had surgery making him a double amputee. He is survived by his wife, four sisters, four brothers and two sons. Hobby Show Plans Progressing Leaders from nearly 20 county extension clubs met Tuesday, Oct. 4 at the Extension office for the first leader training meeting. Coming up will be a highlight of the year-the Hobby Show. This event will take place Nov. 4 at the V. F. W. hall in Algona. Presently the Home Economics committee is making arrangements for the show; Selections of hobbies to participate will soon be made by the committee. Possibilities for hobbies promise to make a very interesting display. Margaret Pratt, Extension Home Economist for Kossuth and Palo Alto counties, met Tuesday with the home economics teachers of Kossuth county. She presented a lesson on "Principles of Tailoring" as part of the in-service for the teachers. To Lead Kiwanis Nat'l Meeting Wes H. Bartlett, Algona, a Trustee of Kiwanis International, will be one of the Kiwanis leaders conducting the Kiwanis International Council, a five-day indoctrinational meeting for newly - elected Kiwanis district governors at the Ambassador Hotel in Chicago from October 16-20. The leaders present will represent about 275,000 Kiwan- ians in 5400 clubs THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 1966 Algena (la.) Upper D*« MolrtM-3 Algonan Wed In Florida Word has been received of the marriage of Mary Cathrine Mason, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Teddy Doyle of Pensacola, Fla., and Terry Lynn Brandow, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Brandow, Algona, Sept. 26 at Pensacola. They were married on Terry's parents' twenty-fourth wedding anniversary. Terry is a 1963 graduate of Algona High School. He is an aviation's mate 3rd class in the Navy stationed at Ellyson Field, Pensacola. They are presently making their home there. The young couple are planning to spend the Christmas holidays with Terry's parents, the E. E. Brandows. F. B. Women's Bus Tour October 17 Father Phillips attended a N. C. C. W. Convention In Miami, Fla. last week. Mrs. Sarah Raney entertained her contract bridge club Thursday evening. Her daughter, Mrs. Tammy Forburger, was a guest. Mrs. Pauline Pfoffer won high score prize. Mrs, Mary Weber entertained her auction bridge club Thursday. Minnie Frlmml will entertain the group Oct. 14. Music Mothers of the Corwlth Wesley school met In the Wesley Methodist church parlors Oct. 4. Meetings will be the first Tuesday of each month. Mesdames, R. E. Jongewaard, Lester Larson, L. L. Lease, Curtis Anderson and Miss Alma Funnemark attended the Harvest Festival at the Evangelical Free All People's Home in Boone, Oct. 4. They visited Mrs. Percy Carlsson, a resident there. Mr. and Mrs. R. C. Bauer reported a new grandson, Sidney Francis, born Sept. 26 to George Wellicks of Charles City. The Wellicks now have a family of five sons and four daughters. The mother is the former Clara Lou Bauer. The Corwith - Wesley Community school will dismiss classes at 2 p.m. Oct. 20. There will be no school the following This I Believe About Better Parks & Lakes The Kossuth County Farm Bureau Women are sponsoring a bus tour to Faribault, Minn., on Monday, Oct. 17. The chartered bus will leave ^ our £ as com P an y ar) d appliance dealer have declared a saving season on gas appliances. And it's right now. Stop Ol • 1*11 Win ' n w ' iere you see the Great Autumn Sale displays. 8 UlLJ iTl n Look over all the brand-new gas ranges, gas dryers C ^ IA an d £ as water heaters; pick the one you want now, DC116 Gas makes the big difference, [Costs less,too,] Northern Natural Gas Company Tli* plp,Uitf ctrvlnf l <Ml§ItWlMII|NIM*IV NURTH UtNIKAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO 10 EAST STATE STREET - ALOOMA the Farm Bureau office In Algona at 6:15 a. m. There will be a coffee stop at Forest City, arriving at Faribault approximately 9:30 a. m. The ladies will be touring Treasure Cave Cheese; Minnesota School for Deaf; Mum Gardens; and the Faribault Woolen Mill. They will be eating their noon meal at the Olympia restaurant, downtown Faribault; and the bus will stop at the Skyline Supper Club, Albert Lea, for the evening meal. Reservations have to be in to the county office by Oct. 13. The cost is $5.25 per person for transportation. Contact the Farm Bureau office in Algona or Mrs. Ronald Gardner, Algona, R. R. 2, if there are any questions. Anyone inaygo. . Truck's Gas Tank Explodes In Ledyard Fire A Ledyard area farmer is alive and well today, thanks to quick thinking by a Ledyard man. Larry Pingel was driving Into Ledyard about 1 p.m. when Danny Jorgenson came out of his home and spotted fire under the Pingel pickup. Jorgenson jumped into his truck and stopped the Pingel vehicle at the railroad tracks on the west edge of Ledyard. "Get out, you're on fire," Jorgenson yelled. Pingel had just stepped out of the pickup cab when the gas tank exploded. Flames began to shoot about 14- feet high and then a can of diesel fuel in the back of the pickup exploded. The Ledyard fire department was summoned and fire extingusihers from the Ledyard Lumber Company and Farmer's Co-op Elevator -were used to try to contain the fire. Meanwhile, firemen were unable to get the fire truck started. Finally they hitched a truck onto the engine and towed it to the fire where the blaze was extinguished. The engine and tires of the Pingel pickup were saved. The rest of the pickup was extensively damaged, Auxiliary At Wesley Makes Election Plans WESLEY - American Legion Auxiliary met Oct. 4 in the Legion haU with 16 members in attendance. Laura Klein, poppy chairman, reported that 800 small poppies and 30 large poppies had been ordered. They voted to hold a bake sale and to serve lunches on election day, Nov. 8, in the Legion hall. Margorie Goetz, (Joe), Myrtle Lease and Margaret Rasmussen gave reports on the 8th District American Legion and Auxiliary conference they attended in Boone Sept, 25. Mrs. Justine Becker and Mrs. Alvln Becker were on the kitchen and entertainment committee, 500 was played. Rita Ricke and Marjorie (Joe) Goetz won high and low score prizes. Iowa has exciting recreation potentials for everyone from water skiers to bird watchers, but strong leadership is needed to make it possible for lowans and tourists to "go first class." I will work for such pro- |X)sals as large lake programs and watershed projects to give lowans more and better water-centered recreation areas. These projects will give lou'iins better swimming;, boating, fifth- Ing nnd camping facilities. Adjoining areas would be for other lowans who enjoy hiking, picnicking, sunbathing, bird-watching and Winter sports. .' An example is 'Hawkeye Naturama,' a '5,000 to 6,000 acre site in central Iowa. Similar projects should be near all large population centers, and medium - sized developments should be set up in other areas through participation in watershed projects. This is possible NOW. It requires leadership to encourage public and private financing, better use of present facilities, and the knowledge of long- range benefits for lowans and tourists. Such plans are a sound investment for Iowa. MURRAY for GOVERNOR REPUBLICAN Republican State Central Committee, Robert Ray, Chmn. day as there is to be an I.S.E.A. convention in Des Moines. Beginning Oct. 10, the Wesley public library will be open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesday evenings 6 to 9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mesdames Irene Muehe, Josie Lickteig, Stacia Richtsmeier and Laura Rlchter attended a retreat at the American Martyr's Re* treat House at Cedar Falls over the weekend. Mr. and Mrs. A. N. Rlehts- meier spent the Oct. 2 weekend in Minneapolis visiting the Vince Richtsmeiers and Francis Richtsmeier. Saturday morning they all attended the wedding of a niece, Kathleen Sauter, daughter, of the L. C. Sauters, and James Lavin. Would you believe a FALL SALE of beautiful KAYSER STOCKINGS THURSDAY OCTOBER 13 You'd better believe it. Because Kayser is having a fabulous Fall sale. You'll save on all your favorite hosiery styles, including Fit-All Tops and Agilon stretch. Even famous Cantrece is on sale for 99t Come see all the styles you love, in every shade from black to bare. And you'll believe it. $1.35 KAYSER HOSIERY (INCLUDING AGILON AND CANTRECE) ON SALE FOR 99*. $1.50 KAYSER FIT-ALL TOPS ON SALE FOR $1.19. STYLE AGILON STRETCH CANTRECE SALE PRICE 99c 99c REG. PRICE $1.35 $1.35 rahams MM! SIORIS IHflOUCHOUt IOWA THESE SYMPTOMS OF'DlfllinS' If you find you're getting more wrong numbers lately, the "Dialitis" bug has struck again. Check these symptoms: Is it a temptation to guess at a number instead of looking it up? Do you tend to "ride" the dial back? (This can cause the equipment to malfunction.) Do you sometimes transpose numbers (4231 instead of 4321)? EASY CURE: Look the number up, jot it down, dial carefully. Remember, every wrong number you dial inconveniences two people: yourself and a total stranger. Northwestern Bell

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