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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 13

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 5, 1968
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Company Award To Algona Firm 14-Algona, (la.) Upp*r D«i MoinM NASSAU, BAHAMAS - Joe Bradley Equipment, Oliver dealer at Algona, was recently honored as a member of the 1967 President's Honor Council of Oliver Corporation, Chicago-based farm and contractors equipment subsidiary of White Motor Corporation. Sales Manager Walter J. Bradley and his wife, Alida, center above, represented the dealership at one of the three consecutive meetings of the Council in Nassau, Feb. 15-27. Sam White, Jr., president of Oliver, at left, and executive vice president James D. Wormley, right, presented the local dealership with a handsome engraved plaque in recognition of its achievement. Only 325 Oliver dealers in the entire United States were so honored. This was the third time the local firm received the award during the four years it has been established. SOCIAL EVENTS Tuesday, March 5, 1968 KOSSUTH COUNTY'S FAVORITE NEWSPAPER! St. Joseph Guild Meets, Wesley WESLEY - St. Joseph's Guild held its regular monthly meeting Tuesday evening, Feb. 20. The new officers took over the meeting. They are Rita Ricke, president; Rose Haverly, vice president; Joan Loss, secretary; and Evelyn Grandgenett, treasurer. Maud Studer, who is parish representative of the D.C.C.W. gave a talk on the organization. Their officers are Mary Bode, Josie Lickteig, church committee women; Hazel Studer and Angeline Foertsch, foreign missions; Eileen Johnson, Rita Youngwirth, family affairs; Erma Kunz and Margaret Root, community affairs; Sally Studer and Helen Johnson, organization committee. Circle I served lunch. Five hundred was played with Lucille Nelson and Mary Jo Studer, prize winners. * * * The George and D wight Sea- bergs and Joseph Skows joined a group of relatives at a first birthday party for Ricky Van Hove at the Robert Van Hove home at Buffalo Center, Feb. 20. Ricky was born in Germany. Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Arndorfer and Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Doughan spent Sunday in Cedar Rapids where they visited Dan Arndorfer and his fiancee, Marianne Hughes, Sister, Ann Mary Arndorfer and the Doughan 1 s daughter, Sister Kevin at St. Regis. Mrs. Pauline Pfeffer entertained her contract bridge club Thursday evening in Al's Lounge. Mrs. Jo Meurer was a guest. Mrs. Minnie Bleich was high scorer. Mrs. Erma Kunz will have the next party. Relatives of Mrs. Alvin Becker who attended the funeral Sunday afternoon, Feb. 18, for Mary Jane Becker, included Mr. and Mrs. .Joe Young and Don, Jean Witte, "the Leonard, Bill and Paul Youngs, all of Garner, Alvin Huinkers, Rockwell, the James Pavelkas and the Art Chizeks. Watches need the tops in repairs Second rate doesn't last. A pure waste. Let us solve your watch woes, . . . economically, permanently! REGISTERED JEWELER AMERICAN CIM SOCIET FOR PLUMBING HEATING COOLING INSTALLATION - REPAIR OR REMODELNG WE'RE AT YOUR SERVICE Phone 295-2104 LAING Plumbing-Heating-Cooling 12 No. Dodge, Algona BIRTHDAY CLUB Mrs. MyraOstrum was hostess to her birthday club Tuesday evening. The anniversary of Mrs. Ray Cook was observed. Mrs. J. P. Studer was a guest. - o- SPECIAL MEETING Women of the Methodist church will meet for a one o'clock luncheon March 7. This is a special meeting at which the district secretary of Spiritual Life, Mrs. Emil Nielsen of Peterson, will be present. Hostesses will be Mesdames James Andreasen and Jon Putnam. - o - GOP WOMEN The Republican Women's Club of Kossuth county will meet March 5 at 1:30 p. m. in the Wesley library building. The program will be "A New Look at Russia" by Jim Mallory of LuVerne. The all-over topic material is "Ring the Bell of International Understanding." - o - BUSINESS MEETING A busines meeting of the Soroptimists will be held March 6. - o- WOMEN'S FELLOWSHIP Women's Fellowship of the Congregational church will meet Thursday, with luncheon to be served by circle I. Devotions will be by Mrs. John Dutton and the program by Ian Davison, American Field Service student here. - o - CIRCLE TO MEET Women of the Congregational Fellowship, evening circle, will meet with Mrs. Jack Hernon. - o- BAPTIST WOMEN Women of the First Baptist church are meeting March 7. Hostesses will be Mrs. Clarence Priebe and Mrs. Paul Richardson. Roll call will be answered by "description of a different Bible character." Mrs. Russell Medin will preside. - o - U.P.W. MEETING The United Presbyterian Women will meet for a one o'clock luncheon March 7. Circle A will serve. The program by circle B will be "Gifts, Grace and Power." Mrs. Don Chiquet will provide the music and Mrs. Don Meyer will give the lesson. - o - BRIDGE CLUB Mrs. Alex Dermand is entertaining her bridge club Wednesday, Tomorrow's Banking Service Today... AT THE OWA STATE BANK ALGONA In order to give our customers the advantage of the latest methods of banking, the Iowa State Bank will begin March 1st to process all checking accounts with Electronic Data Processing Computer System. By using computer method of posting much .of our employee's time will be relieved to give our customers more personalized service, OWA STATE BANK M»V. i.V.Mr.'i ",»»'.»*i" The Bank That Has Time for You Algona, Iowa

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