The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 13, 1966 · Page 12
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GHS-Kuemper Meeting Should Be A Bruiser 12-Atgona, (Id.) Upper Det Molnti THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 1966 Garrigan's Golden Bears, riding the crest of an unbeaten season with five straight victories, are slated to run headlong into another of the state's powerful clubs, Carroll Kuemper, here this Saturday night. The Bears and Kuemper have both been among the state's rated teams for most of the current season — and prior to contests last weekend, the locals were three notches ahead of the Carroll entry and ranked 12th. Garrigan pummelled Emmetsburg Catholic's scrappers, 4613, here before a huge Homecoming crowd Saturday night, while Kuemper and North Des Moines battled to a 14-14 knot the same evening. Kuemper's record is now 3-1-1 against real rugged oppositon - so the game here Saturday should be a knock down, drag 'em out affair. Both clubs feature a strong defense and balance aplenty on offense. Kuemper's quarterback and fullback are reported to be top-flight - and Garrigan fans feel that their quarterback, Bill Reding, and fullback, Jack Muller, take a back seat to no one. Reding, who is the sparkplug of the outfit, is sensational practically every time out. He has gained 333 yards on the ground in 65 carries for a 5.1 average and hit 53 of 80 passes (.662 pet.) for another 648 yards for a total of 981 yards total offense. He has also intercepted five enemy passes, carried punts and kick-offs back for more than 300 yards, including a pair for touchdowns, has scored six TDs, passed for 11 more, kicked seven extra points, run two others and passed for six. He has scored 45 points this season. And, if Reding's talents aren't enough, take a look at Muller's claim to fame. Jack, a junior who plays in the line on defense, is at fullback for the first time on the Varsity this fall. He has clawed, chopped and slammed his way forward for 659 yards in 105 tries for a very impressive 6.2 average per try. Giving both of these lads (and f tne .rest of the team, also) a big hand, both, on offense and de- .fense is big Dick Muller. He's averaging 11 tackles per game : and is a bomber when blocking v '.for Reding, brother Jack Muller 'and Co. ; Garrigan's first defensive unit has not given up a touchdown on the ground — and only one through the air so far this season, while OCTOBER'S SATURDAY ' GRID GUESSERS CONTEST BY OLD MAN MOSE Again it was the high game total for the week which made the final decision in the Grid Guesser Contest winners for last Saturday. The high game total was the Air Force (54), Hawaii (0) contest. "' Selmer Nelson of Cylinder took first place. He had 17 correct picks out of 22, and a high game total of 52. A short step behind him, in second place, was Dick Palmer of Algona with 17 games correct and a high game guess of 51. Third place wound up in a tie, and a division of third place loot, between Bill Dudding of Bancroft and Robert McAllister of Algona. Each had 17 games right, and a high game guess of 59 points. Also coming in with 17 correct, but just out of the money with a high game choice of 43, was Louis H. Reilly of Algona. It was a Saturday of upsets, and it hurt all the guessers. Honorable mention goes to 16-game pickers: David E. Hansen, Ringsted; Robert Witham, LuVerne; Mrs. B. J. Bradford, Frances Moe, Wayne Frideres, Dwight Gilbride' and Dave Chrischilles, all of Algona; Dave Everds, Allison, la.; Bill Prochaska, Buffalo Center; Michael Jackson, Lone Rock; and Bob Barslou, Jr., Swea City. And to Barbara Baumann, Lakota, condolences for getting but six right aTid'earning 'the Mourner's Bench seat this week. This week's games were in the Tuesday tabloid, and if you can guess the upsets you're in the winner's circle I Church Women, Oftosen, Name New Officers OTTOSEN - American Lutheran Church Women met Wednesday with Mrs. Oliver Kinseth as hostess. Mrs. Richard Kinseth gave devotions. The following officers were elected for the coming year: President, Mrs. Ivan Evenson; vice president, Mrs. Leo Tof- teberg; secretary, Mrs. Howard Hellickson; treasurer, Mrs. Chester Alme; secretary of education, Mrs. Robert J. LeMont; and secretary of stewardship, Mrs. Loren Daniel. Mrs. Robert Le Mont had a program on baptism. Mrs. Earl Olson and Mrs. Leo Tofteberg also took part in it. Mrs. Percy Watnem gave the meditation. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Richards went to Marshall, Minn. Sunday where they visited Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Christiansen, Mrs. Sally Christiansen, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Simmons and Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Simmons. Mrs. H. D. Benson attended a shower for Mr. Benson's niece, iiittie Kae Prendergast, at Ft. Dodge. Ronald Ellingson of Minneapolis spent the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Ellingson. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Meyer, accompanied by Mrs. Adelia Meyer of Whittemore and Mrs. Anna Meyer and Elsie of Fenton, attended the fiftieth wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Jentz at Fairmont Sunday. Enroute home they visited Mr. and Mrs. Nick Gengler at Lotts Creek. Mr. and Mrs. Erling Malmin took their grandsons, Daniel and David Betz, to their home at Grimes Sunday and they were dinner guests at the Homer Betz home. Mrs. Lorine Long of Fairmont spent the weekend at the Earl ST. JOE Long home. Other Sunday dinner guests were the Arnold Bratland family of Bode and the Donald Lange family of Ayrshire, Mrs. Clara Spurlock of Cameron, Mo. and Mr. and Mrs. Lee Short of Spencer. The dinner was a belated fifteenth wedding anniversary celebration for Mr. and Mrs. Bratland and a belated tenth anniversary celebration for Mr. and Mrs. Lange. Mrs. Essie Cooper was also an afternoon visitor. Mr. and Mrs. Dean Telford, and family were Sunday dinner guests at the W. G. Moenchhome at Humboldt. Mr. and Mrs. John Tapper of Kamrar were Sunday dinner guests at the Mike Frohling home. Mrs. Roy Telford and Naomi Struthers were Friday callers at the home of Dr. and Mrs. S. D. Linn at Humboldt. Edwin Speich was a Sunday visitor at the Paul Berninghaus home, Ft. Dodge. Mr. and Mrs. Leonard McGuire, Mrs. Paul Thilges Jr. from here, Mike Schmit, Algona and Mrs. Ed Majerius, Des Moines, returned home Saturday evening from Colorado Springs, Colo, where they had been called , Monday, by the serious illness of their sister, Mrs.Ther- man Pruitt. Mrs. Pruitt was suffering from pneumonia but was improving. Mr. and Mrs. Bob Nelson, Lawrence, Kansas, and Mr. and Mrs. Bob Zeimet, Angela and Robin, Cedar Falls, spent the weekend here with Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Zeimet and family. Mrs. Nelson, the former Mary Sue Zeimet, and Bob Zeimet are daughter and son of Mr. and Mrs. Zeimet. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Ringsdorf, Centerville spent the weekend here at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Kohlhaas and family, and with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Ringsdorf and Tom at Burt, and with other relatives and friends. Kristine Plathe, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Milford Plathe, and Twin Rivers Knocks Out Rockwell City, 35 To 26 the offense is racking up rushing and passing yardage at the ra* • of 420 yards per game. The Bears have scored 196 points to 44 for five opponents. Judging from past meetings of Garrigan and Kuemper - this game will be a thriller - and even the wiijner will undoubtedly be battered when the final whistle sounds. Kick-off is at 8 p. m. Tough Luck Bulldogs Into Lynx Den Tomorrow Night ", Algona' s Bulldogs, thirsting I for the taste of a sweet victory, 'won't find it easy to snap a "three-game losing skein this ^weekend. Coach Keith Christie's vclub tangles with the grand daddy *of them all in this area, Webster ' City - on the Lynx* home field, *with kick-off slated at 7:45 p. m. Jl Friday. ]_• The luckless locals dropped a *toughie to league-leading Hum- 'boldt here Friday night, running ^ their season mark to 1-4 and loop -record to 1-3, falling as they had jdone earlier at Clarion to a late ;touohdown by the Wildcats. f Algona's ground game was improved against the big Wildcats, 'with Steve Waller, Randy Ried» Jnger and Bob Farnham pumping 'through on occasion for nice ^chunks of real estate. A 74- •jard march late in the second ^period that might have sal- •' vaged the fray, featured the work ;of Waller, but wound up four I I yards short when the locals ;.'fumbled, * And the pass defense, featuring * 'three interceptions by Gregg 1'Betts (who caught three times j£as many as Humboldt receivers), •'was great, along with another « good performance by the harder •; than nails line and linebackers. r The defense worked so hard that ^several members dropped from £, exhaustion in the final minutes. £ Christie is still searching for ^someone who can run outside in fcan effort to open up enemy defenses and allow the inside ^running and passing game to ^operate more efficiently. One * speedy halfback would have made fcthe Bulldogs contenders this sea- f, In Webster City, the Bulldogs jijwill be faciug a club that has f' dropped one decision (it happens rin the conference every four € years) - a 7-6 loss to Humboldt £two weeks ago. The Lynx, ^however, are undoubtedly the strongest team in the loop right now. The Lynx righted themselves with a convincing 27-0 victory over a good Iowa Falls team last Friday and are again on the prowl for a possible North Central Conference championship, should the Wildcats stumble somewhere along the way. Algona is capable of giving anyone a good scrap - and will have to be up Friday if the upset trap is to be sprung under the Lynx. Paul Seller Is Dame's Offensive Star Notre Dame, Ind. -- Paul Seller, a 6-4, 235-pound tackle from Algona, Iowa, has been named "Offensive Lineman of the Week" by the Irish coaching staff after his performance in Notre Dame's 35-7 triumph over Northwestern last Saturday. Seller has been a welcome surprise for Head Coach Ara Parseghian. In spring practice he took over at the tackle spot in an offensive line severely depleted by graduation. For his showing, he was named winner of a Hering Award which symbolizes outstanding play in spring ball. With the coming of fall practice, he showed no intention of giving up his hard- earned starting position and has given strong support to the offensive attack in Notre Dame's first two victories. Paul was graduated from Algona's Bishop Garrigan High School in 1963. As a prep school athlete, he lettered in both track and football, captaining the football squad during his senior year. Character is 24 carat. Reputation may be but the tinsel. Smith-Corona portable Typewriters, Victor adding machines at THE UPPER DES MOINES PUB. CO. in Algona. Competitive catalog prices. Twin Rivers defeated Rockwell City 35-26 at Rockwell City Friday night to move into undisputed first place in the Twin Lakes Conference race and take a giant step toward the title. It was Rockwell City's first defeat of the year. Doug Logue scored two Pirate touchdowns on runs of three and five yards and added all five PATs with placekicks. Twin Rivers scored first on an 11- yard scamper by junior fullback Dale Rossing. Steve Bergum passed 4 yards to Duane Sharp for another second period score and he ran another in from 7 yards in the third period. George Safley scored twice for Rockwell City. Quarterback Bob Rossow scored the other two times. Rockwell City out-first- downed the Pirates 19 to 17 in the offensive battle but had 327 total yards to Twin Rivers' 344. Doug Logue led the rushers for Bob Algoe's Twin River's club with 124 yards in 15 carries for an 8.3 average. Rossing had 117 yards on 14 trips for an 8.4 yard per carry and Roger Clark had 45 yards on 10 carries. Quarterback Bergum picked up 41 yards rushing and was two for 11 in passing for 17 yards. Twin Rivers has home conference games remaining with Pocahontas (Oct. 14) and Rolfe (Oct. 19) and plays at Albert City Oct. 28, enroute to what could be a Twin Lakes Loop title. In the Algona Area, the In Crowd's waiting at your Quality Buick dealer's. Get with theml SchultZ BrOS., South Phillips St., Algona, Vicki McGuire, daughter of Mr. and M«. Bill McGuire, students at Clarke College, Dubuque, spent the weekend with home folks. Jim, Ray and Kenneth Er- peldlng, sons of Mr. and Mrs. Francis Erpelding, were home over the weekend. Ray and Kenneth are studetns at Loras College, Dubuque, with Jim a teacher at Kleler, Wise, near Dubuque. Jean Marie Thul, Briar Cliff College, Sioux City spent the weekend here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene fhul and family. Sandy O'Brien, employed in Sioux City, spent the weekend here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hubert O'Brien and family • and other home folks. Mrs. Wm B. Devine entertained her 500 club Thursday with Mrs. E. J. Gales, Mrs. Joe Sinnwell and Mrs. Susie Kramer. Mrs. E. J. Gales entertains the club at their next gathering. Randy Kollasch, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Kollasch, student at St. Benedict's, Atchison, Kans., spent the weekend here with home folks. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Thul, Car- roll, are parents of a son, Nicholas John, born Sept. 23. This makes four boys in the Thul family. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Redins; and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Thul are the grandparents. Mrs. Louise Thul is the great-grandmother. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Reding spent the weekend with their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Chicoine, Jefferson, So. Dak. An UPPER DES MOINES Classified Ad will reach over 5,700 families at low cost. A MESSAGE TO OUR REPUBLICAN FRIENDS IN CASE YOU MISSED THE EDITORIAL WHICH APPEARED IN MONDAY'S REGISTER, WE ARE REPRINTED IT HERE. 10 Mon, Oct. 10, 1964 Founded in 1849 An Independent Newspaper Iowa's Soaring Economic Growth Gains made this year in Iowa's industrial growth have been remarkably impressive. The sharp increases in industrial employment, industrial output, payrolls, new plants and expansions of existing ones noted last year in the Iowa Manufacturers Association annual survey have continued this year at an even more rapid pace. This month is the I. M. A.'s "Iowa Salutes Industry" month and a good time to note economic gains. The efforts of Iowa communities, the Iowa Development Commission, the Manufacturers Association and many civio- minded citizens are described in the I. M. A. report as "really beginning to pay off." The figures certainly bear out that conclusion. Last year's growth created 11,534 new jobs, an increase of 67 per cent over the year before. This year, the number of new jobs created is estimated to be double the 1064 figure — 12,209 compared with fi,B76 in 1964. When the year's totals are complete, it is Relieved the gain in new jobs will be even greater than the present estimated figure. In terms x>[ payrolls and workers' incomes, these figures mean a gain of $110 million a year over last year and $201 million over the year before. What these gains mean fop the 200 or more communities that-haye experienced' plant expansions or 'have become the sites of new industries within the past two years is illustrated by these figures from the Economic Research Department of the U. S. Chamber of Commerce: For each 100 new workers a community gains or retains 359 residents, on the average. Personal income of the community is increased by $759,000 a year. (In Iowa this figure could be somewhat higher than the average. Iowa employers pay higher wages on the whole than those in any neighboring state except Illinois. The Illinois rate averages four cents an hour higher.) . With 100 new industrial workers, jobs are provided for 65 additional employes in other local business and service establishments. The added purchasing power can support three new retail establishments or retain that number that might otherwise be lost. Total retail sales are increased by $354,000. While these statistically measured benefits often go unobserved in a community's over-all growth, they are indicative of changes that nevertheless are taking place throughout the state as its industrial and agricultural output approaches the total of a billion dollars a month. All lowans and particularly those citizens and organizations that have been directly responsible for this yean's remarkable record have good mason to be both optimistic about the future and proud of their accomplishments. THIS IS NOT A QUOTE FROM SOME BIASED POLITICIAN. IT COMES FROM A PAPER THAT IS USUALLY FRIENDLY TO REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES AND THAT MAKES IT EVEN MORE SIGNIFICANT. IT SHOWS THAT HAROLD HUGHES' EFFORTS TO MOVE IOWA FORWARD ARE BRINGING RESULTS. FOR CONTINUED PROSPERITY IN OUR STATE, SUPPORT THE HUGHES TEAM. VOTE FOR HAROLD E. HUGHES VOTE FOR ROBERT FULTON g]VOTE FOR MICHAEL DOYLE 3 VOTE FOR LORNE WORTHINGTON VOTE FOR PAUL FRANZENBURG VOTE FOR KENNETH OWEN VOTE FOR LAWRENCE SCALISE VOTE FOR MANCIL HURLBURT IN SIX MONTHS OF CAMPAIGNING THE REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE FOR CONGRESS HAS NEVER MENTIONED THE DEMOCRATIC SPONSORED ALL - IMPORTANT FEED GRAIN POGRAM. VOTE FOR STANLEY L. GREIGG OUR U.S. SENATOR IS SUPPOSED TO REPRESENT OUR BEST INTERESTS, BUT HE HAS USUALLY VOTED AGAINST DEMOCRATIC SPONSORED PROGRAMS TO BRING PROSPERITY TO RURAL AMERICA. VOTE FOR E, B. SMITH OUR EXPERIENCED COUNTY CANDIDATES ARE PROUD OF THEIR PAST CONTRIBTIONS TO EFFICIENT LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND PLEDGE TO CONTINUE SERVING YOU AS THEY HAVE IN THE PAST - AS DEDICATED PUBLIC SERVANTS. GORDON L, WINKEL, County Attorney ROSELLA VOIGT, County Treosurer CLARA WALKER, County Recorder CHARLES PLATHE, Supervisor ANDREW REISING, Supervisor VOTE DEMOCRATIC AND VOTE FOR CONTINUED PROSPERITY SPONSORED BY KOSSUTH COUNTY DEMOCRATIC CENTRAl COMMITTEE

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