The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 20, 1966 · Page 5
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

Algona, Iowa
Issue Date:
Thursday, October 20, 1966
Page 5
Start Free Trial

Airman From Mfemore To Tech Training WHITTEMORE - Airman Carl B. Vigdal, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lorenz Vigdal of Whittemore, has been selected for technical training at Amarillo AFB, Texas, as an Air Force aircraft maintenance specialist. The airman recently completed basic training at Lackland AFB, Texas. His new school is part of the Air Training Command which conducts hundreds of specialized courses to provide technically trained personnel for the nation's Aerospace force. Airman Vig- dal was a graduate of Garrigan High School in 1965. - o - HOME ON LEAVE Marine Pvt. Dennis Farrell, arrived home Wednesday for a 20-day leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Farrell. Private Farrell has completed four weeks of individual combat training at Camp Pendleton, 'Calif. During the training period, he received more than 200 hours of instruction in guerilla warfare, use of infantry weapons, combat patrols and squad tactics. His next assignment is four weeks of basic specialist training to prepare him for a specific job in the Marine Corps. - o - NEW OPERATOR Walter Piatt of Des Moines was hired recently as operator Mr. and Mrs. Francis Me- Connell, Algona, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Vicki Rae, to Paul Kurtis Helgeson, Des Moines, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kurtis Helgeson, Lake Mills. Miss McConnell is a graduate of Americana Beauty School and is presently employed at the Riviera Beauty Salon, Des Moines. A February wedding Is planned. of the Whittemore Municipal Light Plant. He is not married and is staying at the Ralph Fandel home. - o - Mrs.. Leonard Elbert entertained at a coffee party at her home to which the Elberts recently moved, the former Elmer Maahs home. They sold their home to Frank Eisle and moved to the north part of town. Her guests were her former south side ladies. Mr. and Mrs. Maahs Get Ready For Winter...Have Viking Winterize Your Car! POLAR Permanent ANTI-FREEZE 1.49 GALLON IN YOUR OWN CONTAINER WITH RUST INHIBITOR — NONE BETTER — Tested and Approved by State Bureau 6f Inspection and Licensing > 50-50 Mix Protests to 34 Below Zero SEE US FOR THE NEW United C. D. Motor Oil The ONE OIL FOR USE in cars, trucks, tractors, gasoline L.P. and diesel engines. No finer motor oil made. • Exceeds car manufacturer's Test Sequences • Exceeds MIL-2104B Specifications • Recommended for the most severe heavy duty, gasoline, L.P., and Diesel engine service. ||||||||!l!l!!llilll!ll!llllll WE HAVE ALL THE GRADES OF HYDRAULIC OILS FOR EVERY MAKE TRACTOR See Us About Your Farm Grease Needs! VIKING OIL CO. PHONE 295-3749 ROY STOFFEL, Owner JUST NORTH OF MILWAUKEE STATION IN ALGQNA purchased a home on East McGregor street in Algona. Two sons of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Koppen accepted positions last Monday. Paul M. Koppen, recently discharged from the Navy began work for Collins Electronic Radio and Television In Cedar Rapids, where he is working as a testing technician. His parents visited him Saturday. Robert J. .Koppen enrolled in his freshman year as a draftsman at the Institute of Drafting and Technology at Morrison, HI. Robert graduated from the Garrigan High School in Algona. Jean Marie Schmeling, -born Jan. 24,1964, was baptized Sunday In the morning services, Rev. Cleo Kautsch officiating. Jean Marie came to Whittemore to be the adopted daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wilferd Schmeling. Her sponsors were Marilyn Schmeling Mrs. Marie Schmeling and Alvln Schmeling. Mr. and Mrs. Schmeling also have a son, 10, whom they adopted last year. Mrs. Anna Maahs of Breckenridge, Minn, returned to her home at Breckenridge Thursday morning .after visiting here since Sept. 24, She was a house guest at the home of her sister and brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Heidenwith. Mr. and Mrs. Heidenwith, Dorothy Rosendahl, Marguerite Heinrich and Mrs. Anna Maahs were guests at a steak dinner Thursday evening at Esthervllle, the occasion being the birthday of Mrs. Ellsworth Heidenwith of Estherville. ^iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiinnimrj 1SWEA-EAGLEI & § 1 By Mrs. Kenneth Brones 1 SWEA - EAGLE - Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Hagen, Fairmont, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Ardis Lorraine, to Orville Rippentrop, son of Mr. and Mrs. Everett Rippentrop, Swea City. The wedding will take place Nov. 13 at St. Paul's Lutheran church, Fairmont. - o The Rudy Hardt and Marlin Hardt families observed the 2nd birthday of Bitsy Schultz at the home of her parents, the Charles Schultzes, at Sauk Rapids, Minn., recently. Visitors at the Wendell Ditsworth home Sunday were Mr. and Mrs. Howard Brekke and boys, Bingham Lake, Minn., Mrs. Con Brekke, Estherville, Mr. and Mrs. Ole Kvamsadale, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Kvamsdale, Janet and Lori, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Blomster, Buffalo Center, and Mr. and Mrs. Peter Madsen, Fairmont, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Pavik of Fairmont, were Sunday evening callers. Mrs. Ralph Walker and Mrs. Milton Greimann attended a Girl Scout training school at Lake Mills Monday. Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Walker, Deri and Sheri Alderdyce and Mrs. Bina Montgomery were visitors at the Ernest Witte home at Rockwell. Mrs. Montgomery planned to visit therefor a few days. Carmon Larson and her fiance, John Farwell, both ofManitowoc, Wise., were weekend guests at the home of Carmen's parents, the Harvey C. Larsens. Treva Peterson and Mrs. Danny Peterson of Estherville were Sunday visitors at the Hans Peterson home. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Guerdet became parents of a baby boy, Oct. 7 at the Holy Family hospital, Estherville. He weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce. Grandparents are ' the Lee Guerdets, Armstrong, and Mr. and Mrs. John Gisch, Algona. Dwight Guerdet received a 12- day furlough from Ft. Leonard Wood, and will report to Fort Sheridan, HI. He is with the National Guard. Weekend guests at the home of Mrs. Douglas Guerdet were the Ralph Erode rsons, DeSmet, S.D., and Mr. and Mrs. Pat De Lancy, Lake Park. David Rippentrop, Newton, spent several days last week at the home of his parents, the Everett Rippentrops. His wife was a patient at Lutheran hospital, Fort Dodge, after major surgery. Mr. and Mrs. Everett Rippentrop and Evelyn and Dwayne Rippentrop of Ringsted, visited another son, Dale, at Woodward, Sunday. Douglas Johnson, son of the Mervin Johnsons, entered Holy Family hospital last Wednesday for examination and Friday morning was the subject of an appendectomy. Dougie is a 6th grader in the Swea City School. Mr. and Mrs. Wiliiam J. Hanson and family and David Ingvall, all of Ringsted, were Sunday guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Terry Johnson. THE ALGONA UPPER DES MOINES - Kossuth County's Pioneer Newspaper, now in its 10}st year. OTTOSEN I The Ladies Rural club met Thursday at the home of Mrs. Roy Telford. Mrs. Annie Lelst gave the lesson, "When the Bear Goes to Bed." Mrs. Kermit Fowler had recreation. Guests were Mrs. Clara Spur lock of Cameron, Mo. and Janet Hefty. Orders for towels, hemmed by the blind, were taken. American Legion Auxiliary met Monday night at the home of Mrs. Essie Cooper. They voted to send a girl to Hawkeye State next summer. Three dollars was sent to the district presidents' project. The annual Veterans supper will be held Saturday night, Nov. 12. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Struthers of Rochester, Mich, were Saturday and Sunday visitors at the home of his father, Watson Struthers. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Struthers are moving to Dallas, Texas where he has been transfer r red by the Ford Co. Mrs. Eugene Struthers was honored at a birthday party Saturday night. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Donald Struthers, Watson Struthers, Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Hanson of Humboldt, Mr. and Mrs. Mike House of Ft. Dodge and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Cooper. Mrs. Roy Enockson was released from Lutheran hospital Saturday afternoon. She Is making satisfactory recovery following a heart attack. Her daughter, Mrs. Merlin Anderson of Ft. Dodge, will stay with her a month as she recuperates at home. Mrs. Enockson has had the following visitors, Conley Daniel of Des Moines, Mrs. Mary Cobb of West Bend, Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Shelgren and family of Gilmore City, Mrs. Loren Daniel, Gerald Hoffman, and Morgan Hagen. Mr. and Mrs. Laurel Worster were Sunday visitors at the Byron Naeve home at Bradgate to help Mitchell Naeve celebrate his third birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Jacobs of Bradgate and Mrs. Merle Holt of Humboldt took Margaret Holt out for dinner Sunday. They celebrated Margaret's birthday. Later, they visited at the Jesse Van Busklrk home at Spencer, celebrating their wedding anniversary. Mrs. Glen Wirth of Prophetstown, HI., Diane Wirth and Neil Wehrspann of % Moline, 111. were weekend guests at the Raymond Wehrspann home. Other Saturday supper guests were Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wehrspann and Jeffrey of Des Moines. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Coyle and family of Lu Verne and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Brandhoy and family of Bradgate were Sunday pot luck dinner guests at the Mike Coyle home. They celebrated Mr. and Mrs. Mike Coyle's seventy-fifth birthday which was Oct. 18. His sister, Mrs. Claude Herrington of Greenville, HI., called to extend her congratulations. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Kampenat- tended the wedding of Kittle Kae Prendergast and Carl J. Anderson at the First Covenant Church at Ft. Dodge, Saturday. Mrs. Olianna Vinaas spent the weekend at the T. N. Rogness home at Thor. Sunday, they visited Mrs. Bertha Oppedahl at Ft. Dodge. The three women are sisters. Mr. and Mrs. Allan Watnem, Jennifer and Jeffrey were Saturday dinner guests at the Ronald Jurgens home at Burt. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Engeby and Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Matheson of Buffalo Center, Mr. and Mrs. Cleon Larson of Alden, Minn., Edna Fowler of Humboldt and Mr. and Mrs. James Fowler Barbara Leek Of Wesley Is Bride-To-Be Mr. and Mrs. Garel Leek of Wesley announce the engagement of their daughter, Barbara Gall, to Marvin H. Maas, son of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Maas of Homestead, Iowa. Miss Leak is a graduate of the State College of Iowa and teaches first grade in Cedar Rapids. Mr. Maas is employed with K & H Co-Op Oil Company in Wesley. A June 17, wedding is being planned. were Sunday visitors at the Kermit Fowler home. Mr. and Mrs. Erling Malmin visited Mrs. Fred Scharf at Ft. Dodge Sunday night. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Borkowski and daughter were Sunday dinner guests of Mrs. Borkow- skl's mother, Mrs. Etta McCormack, Bode. Give Results Of Recent T-B Testing The 21st annual Contact X-ray program in Kossuth County has been concluded according to C. R. Schoby, president of the Kossuth County Tuberculosis and Health Association. Thirty-five persons had chest X-rays taken while the mobile .X-ray unit the-county, and interpretation ,of the, films indicated 10 of these showed findings suspicious of probable active, inactive or healed tuberculosis, or of activity undetermined. In addition, 16 persons were found to have other chest abnormalties indicating possible tumors, heart conditions, cancer, etc., which may need further medical attention. Nine persons were notified that their X-rays were essentially within normal limits. The Contact X-ray Program is an effort to find unknown tuberculosis among persons who have been in close contact with someone with tuberculosis in a contagious stage. Funds from the Kossuth County Annual Christmas Seal Campaign help defray the expense of the program. Joyce Hayden, R. N., public health nurse, directed the program and interviewed those who have been in contact with an active case of tuberculosis. She made 33 calls to homes, taking case histories of 41 persons. These visits followed conferences with 7 physicians. The Contact Program is sponsored jointly by the Kossuth County Association, the Iowa Tuberculosis and Health Association, and the State Department of Health. Have visitors - go places? Your personal news is welcome at THE UPPER DES MOINES. It Takes More Than a SMILE to be a CONGRESSMAN IT TAKES COURAGE to look the President of the United States in the eye and say, "Sorry, that's not what the people in my district want." IT TAKES FORESIGHT to know that when you vote for wild spending, you make your people pay dearly through inflation. IT TAKES WILL to resist when you see bureaucracy stealing welfare money from the needy. IT TAKES VISION to develop ideas of your own, not just mimic others. VOTE FOR COURAGE, FORESIGHT, WILL, & VISION WILEY MAYNE FOR CONGRESS RfPUBUCM' MAYNE FOR CONGRESS COMMITTEE, ROBT. GLEESON, 'TREAS. Home Fireproof Vaults and Cheats - protect your valuable records, papers, etc. at low cost $18.75 and up at THE UPPER DES MOINES. THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 1966 Alflona (la.) Uppir DM M«lft«**>S The bite of a tarantula is no worse than a hornet's sting. "Kotttdi C*ntty'i Fatortte * Effective immediately. INSURED UP TO Your savings with us are now Insured up to $15,000 by the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation, an agency of the United States Government. Congress has passed and the President has signed legislation, effective immediately, whichwill provide this additional protection. So now, in addition to sound management and substantial reserves, you have this added protection (up to $15,000) by a U.S. Government agency, when you place your savings with us. Remember, NO ONE HAS EVER LOST A PENNY in a savings account Insured by the FSLIC. Home Federal Savings & Loan Assn. All Accounts Fully Insured To $15,000 Save From The 15th — Earn From The 1st SINCE 1917 — ALGONA, IOWA INSURFD^ All Savings Accounts insured up to $15,000 by the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation of Washington, D. C. MEMBER OF THE SAVINGS AND LOAN FOUNDATION. SPONSOR OF THIS ADVERTISEMENT IN TIME, BUJINUJ WOK, U.I. NEWS 4WORLD REPORT, NEWSWEEK, Lift, NATIONAL EDITION WAUITMITJOURNAL TRICK OR TREAT SPECIAL! CANDY BARS • Large Selection • 99' ft BOX • HUGE ASSORTMENT • HALLOWEEN MASKS VINYL, LATEX & GAUZE ° TRICK OR TREAT SPECIAL! HALLOWEEN CANDY 10 KINDS 29 » •^*r * PORTRAY YOUR FAVORITE CHARACTER HALLOWEEN COSTUMES Sizes 3-14 BAG 198 C -'159-'198 TRICK OR TREAT SPECIAL I 10 PACK CANDY BARS 37' |vf • FOR YOUR HALLOWEEN PARTY NAPKINS, TABIECIQTHS, CUPS, TALLIES, CANDIES, NUT CUPS * FAVORS, •<©• ARRISON'S * AIGONA'S LEADING VARIETY STORE

What members have found on this page

Get access to

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 8,900+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free