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*~Alfltft« (la.) Upp»r DM Molnftt thwridoy, Mcireh 7, 1968 ACTION A basketball game between the freshmen second string and the sophomore's second team was held last week in the local gym. The sophs won 33-32. The game was sparked by the razzle-dazzle playing of "Leroi" Rogert, sophomore, as well as Randy Lauck, Wayne Petersen and John Hedlund. The frosh had a few of their own stars, too. They were Dan Smith, Steve Armstrong, Alan Ross and Neal Leek. The two coaches who reffed were Mr. Kueck and Mr. Simpson. - o - The faculty got together and formed a committee to boost AHS janitor Robert Devine for Most Eligible Bachelor in Algona. It didn't work, however, as Mr. David Reab collected the most votes ... .it must have been Randy Rogert's eight votes that did it! - o - AFS (American Field Service) had its annual assembly program last Wednesday. Foreign exchange student Ian Davison was guest speaker. Slides were shown until something went wrong with the projector and the program was discontinued. Anyway, it was fun looking at the slides upside down. - o - Seniors voted on their class motto: "The world steps aside to let any man pass who knows where he is going". . . .a clever one, indeed 1 Pep buses took students to the state wrestling tournament last weekend at Waterloo. The sleepiness of many was shown in the morning on their faces but as the day wore on they livened up. A few girls brought suitcases full of games, food, etc. The biggest fad that seemed to bring enjoyment was the playing of cards. This went on during the short period of a blizzard after passing through Humboldt. The goat bus, driven by "happy Jack" had to wait for the other bus at Clarion so it wouldn't get lost. - o Finally ' the buses made it to Waterloo for the semi-finals. Students bought tickets in advance (cost - $1.00 for both sessions) and found themselves a seat. Oh, yesl Before going to the first session, they all stopped at Henry's Drive-in for a noon meal. - o The cheerleaders should be given credit for saving seats for the Algona fans. Not all fans got a seat but they did the best they could. - o After an exciting afternoon of watching wrestling, the fans left for a quick lunch and the students went back to the bus for their sack lunches. But not all brought lunches so they hiked to a nearby gas station and bought groceries. - o The wrestling finals started at 6:30 that evening and people were there at least from 4:15 on to get in. At 5 p.m. McElroy Auditorium was at full capacity and people were still coming in. - o - When the wrestlers from the various towns came onto the mats to warm up, their loyal fans cheered mightily. WhenAlgona's mighty five came out, the whole auditorium shook and that really got AHS fans fired up. - o - Those who did most of the firing were Tim Black, Brad Farnham and Greg Allen. These guys got everyone yelling and saying cheers! Then Brad suggested a special cheer where everyone stands and when given a signal yells "Yeah" for about 5 or 6 seconds. Algona was the main attraction before the wrestling got started. - o - One of the AHS students who didn't get a seat, used a pass and a camera (with no film in it), went into the wrestling area and watched the meet. Yes, you're right. It was Mark Olson! - o - But besides all those happenings, there were five AHS grapplers getting a second place in Class A competition. Algona High is really proud of them and next year it will be CLASS "A" CHAMPIONS! ! I OTTOSEN | § By Mrs. Donald Usher I Mr. and Mrs. Howard Hellickson and his mother, Mrs. Hannah Hellickson attended the wedding of Glenn Robert Hellickson, Jr. of Havelock and Carol Ann Barkve of Emme'tsburg at Emmetsburg Saturday night. The groom is a grandson of Mrs. Hannah Hellickson and a nephew of Howard Hellickson. Mrs. Hannah Hellickson remained overnight and Sunday at the Howard Hellicksons. Mrs. STRONG CHURCHES.. "And their sins and inequities will I remember no more. " — Jeremiah 31:33 There is forgiveness. Without it there would be no promise of salvation. In the agony of death, Christ was forgiving. It is often difficult to be forgiving. It is the nature of mankind to react when offended, to strike back, to return hurt for hurt. And, for some of us, forgiving is a public gesture, something for show. As they say, "we forgive, but we do not forget." Many of us would be lost forever if one false step completely ruled out the promise of eternal salvation. We are human beings and, therefore, we are far from perfect. We need to be as quick to forgive others as we are to excuse our own transgressions. This is the Christian way. This is according to the examples set down for us in 'hp life of Christ upon earth. These Special Weekly Church Messages brought to you by the following PUBLIC-SPIRITED BUSINESSES: VAN'S CAFE Junction 18 and 169 ESSER DRY CLEANERS FREE Pick-up and Delivery Phone 295-2827 - Algona, Iowa KELEHER & McADAMS CLOTHING Clothing for Men and Boys POST MOVING and STORAGE Local & Long Distance Phone 295-2275 - Algona, Iowa PIONEER HI-BRED CORN CO. Herb Hedlund, Production Manager Perry Collins, Experimental Mgr. METRONICS, INC, Q. B. Harmes "Super Speed" Tools SWANSON'S - ALGONA "Where Shopping Is A Pleasure" COLONIAL MOTEL Junction 18 and 169 SHILTS BROWNBILT SHOE STORE "The Shoe Store That Takes Care of Your Feet" Telephone 295-5371 — Algona, Iowa BENNIE B. WIBBEN, Bldg. Contractor 122 S. Heckart St. - Algona, Iowa KLEIN'S FARM SUPPLY Wayne Feeds — We Buy Eggs and Poultry 216 West State Street, 295-5206 ERNIE WILLIAMS John Deere Farm Equipment Highway 18 East - Tel. 295-3561 ALGONA VAULT SERVICE Algona, Iowa JOE BRADLEY EQUIPMENT Oliver - CMC Trucks - Gehl Firestone Tires - Stanhoist KOSSUTH MUTUAL INS, ASSN. Your Friend — Before and After the Fire ALGONA IMPLEMENT CO. Your Friendly IH Dealer - 295-3501 IH Tractors — Trucks — Farm Equipment Harold Bayse and Marcia of Humboldt were also Sunday dinner guests. Leonard Newton of Ladysmith, Wise., came Saturday to spend the weekend at the DeVere Newton home. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Kampen and family helped their granddaughter, Brenda Ludwig, celebrate her fifth birthday at her home, the Merel Ludwigs at Rutland, March 1. Elias Christiansen and his daughter, Mrs. John Bleckner of Minneapolis, were Sunday night visitors at the home of Mrs. Clara Solberg and Oliver Christiansen. Mr. and Mrs. Chester Alme were Sunday visitors at the John Sones home at Laurens to help them observe their fortieth wedding anniversary. Mrs. Sones is a sister of Mrs. Alme. Mrs. W. G. Cooper and Mrs. Essie Cooper visited Friday with Mrs. Hollis Cooper and Mrs. Roy Jacobson at Mercy Hospital and with Mrs. Keith Cooper at Lutheran Hospital. Enroute home they called on Frank Jolliffe at Humboldt. A fare well dinner was held Sunday at Spencer for Mr. and Mrs. Tom Olson and Nels Olson of West Bend. They left Wednesday to visit at Phoenix, Ariz. Others attending the dinner were Mr. and Mrs. Earl Osborn and Jon of Cylinder and Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Olson and daughters. Mr. and Mrs. Chad Cooper of Ankeny were weekend guests at the Oscar Williams home. Mr. and Mrs. Dale Struthers of Algona, Mrs. W. E. Hundertmark of West Bend, Naomi Struthers and Mrs. Albert Thorsen were Sunday visitors at the home of Watson Struthers. Mrs. Alfred Schultz of Whittemore and Mrs. Chester Alme visited their mother, Mrs. Maude Blanchard, Lone Rock, Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs. James Jacobson and family and Mr. and Mrs. Edward Zinnel were Sunday night visitors at the Louis Jacobsons. Norman Johnson, Ames, was a Tuesday overnight and Wednesday visitor at the Donald Usher home. Mr. and Mrs. Verne Smith and family of Bradgate were Sunday visitors at the Merle Halsrud home. Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Oppedahl and Ronald visited Mrs. Bertha Oppedahl at Eagle Grove and at the Ernest Enockson home at Humboldt Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Olson were Sunday visitors at the home of her brother, Mr. and Mrs. DaleHes- ted, Lohrville. Mr. and Mrs. H. D. Benson ; spent the weekend at the home of their daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Nilges, Sumner. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Hellickson visited Mr. and Mrs. Les Lonning at Ft. Dodge Thursday night. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Johnson and family, Moorland, were Sunday guests at the Conrad Johnsons. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Speich and family of Algona were Sunday guests at the AntoneSpeichs. Mr. and Mrs. Rex Wilson of Humboldt were Sunday dinner guests at the Mike Coyle home. Sunday evening callers were Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Mogler and family. Mrs. Olianna Vinaas spent the weekend at the T. N. Rogness home, Thor. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Olson and Nels Olson of West Bend were Monday callers at the Melvin Ellingson and Donald Usher homes. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Telford visited Mr. and Mrs. Ed Von Bank and also called on Mrs. Caroline Telford at Rolfe Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Merle Halsrud and Judy were Friday night visitors at the Delain Blumer home, LuVerne. Margaret Holt and Mrs. Loren Daniel visited at the Floyd Holt home at Algona Sunday. They also called at the home of Mrs. Roy Adams and at the Good Samaritan Home where they called on Roy Adams and Mrs. Elizabeth Anliker. Mrs. Margaret Mclntosh and Jeri of Ft. Dodge and Mrs. Mildred Hanna of pakota City were Sunday visitors at the Fred Kampen and Mrs. Annie Leist homes. Mr. and Mrs. Jake Koehl and Joe of Hancock, Minn, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Banwart and family were Monday night visitors at the Wayne Fehr home at Whittemore. Hilda, Viggo and Fremond Nie.lsen of Rolfe were Friday night visitors at the Earl Olsons. GRANDPARENTS Mr. and Mrs. Earl Miller of Dumont recently became grandparents for the 49th time. "Their 49th, a boy, was born in Call- forma. Purple Heart, Robf, Wingert Of Wesley WESLEY - Pfc. Robert Wingert, USMC, received the Purple Heart from Brigadier General Olson. Wingert sustained fragmentation wounds to his left shoulder, left thigh and chest from a hostile explosive device while on patrol in Quing Nam, Republic of Vietnam, Feb. 15. He is in a station hospital in Da Nang. His condition and prognosis is good. He has been stationed in Vietnam since Dec. 7, 1967. He is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Clare Wingert. - o - WEEKEND GUESTS Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Otis had as their Feb. 25 weekend guests, Karen and Janet, the Jim Lucas family, and Carol Otis of Ames, and Margaret Otis of Rochester, Minn. They all attended the wedding of Margaret's roommate, Helen Martinek and Don Miners Saturday, Feb. 24 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church at New Hampton at 11 a.m. The Edward Otis family joined the Otis relatives for dinner Sunday in the parental home. Mrs. Edmund Otis, Tom and Carol took Karen to Rochester, Minn. Saturday where she began her secretarial work at the Mayo Clinic Monday, March 4. She had recently completed a course at Hamilton Business College, Mason City. - o - Students at Iowa State University at Ames who spent the quarter break at their homes last week included Reuben and Helen Skow, Chris Nygaard, Carol Otis, Lori and Bill Funnemark, and Jim Blain. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Lilleskov and Tom of Zumbrota were Feb. 25 weekend guests in the Lester Blain home. Tom left Friday for army duty in Vietnam. Callers in the Blain home Sunday were Mr. and Mrs. Ray Carlson, Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Johnson and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Goetz. Duane Larson and Robert Seefeld spent several days recently at Nashville, Tenn. where they attended the Grand Ole Opera. They were accompanied by Richard Simpson of Irvington and James Larson of Mankato, Minn. Mrs. Clare Wingert, accompanied her brother-in-law, Wm. Mayer, Irvington, to Minneapolis, Minn., where they attended the wedding of a niece, Lea Hammerding, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Urban Hammerding, Clarissa, Minn., and Harley Pesta, on Monday. Mrs. Wingert and Mrs. Urban Hammerding are the former Hertula and Laura Wolf, daughters of the late Frank Wolfs. Mrs. Jo Meurer entertained her contract bridge club Thursday evening. Joan Raney and Marilyn Shellenberg were guests. Sara Raney and Bernie Hamilton were first and second high score prize winners. Sara Raney will have the next party. A large group of C.D.A. officers and past grand regents were guests of the St. Benedict Court Thursday evening Feb. 29. They were Mary Rockwood, Justine Becker, Marie Doughan, Rosemary Dornbier, Donna Studer, Janice Cink, Sally Studer, Marie Lickteig, Hazel Studer, Pauline Pfeffer, Mildred Arndorfer, Minnie Bleich, Mary Bode, Maude Studer, Clara Erdman, Mary Weber, and Viola Studer. Justine Becker was awarded a prize for her Feb. 29th birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Bode and Mr. and Mrs.Clarence Aitcheson attended the annual Ham Dinner at the Melvin Severns home near Stilson, given by the ladies of the Everready, honoring their husbands, who were guests. SENECA NEED A TYPEWRITER FOR SCHOOL? YOU GET THE BEST DEAL AT THE UPPER D.M. PUBL. CO There was a good attendance at the Seneca Progressive Farmers 4-H Club card party held Saturday night at the Lone Rock Legion hall. 500 was played at fifteen tables. High prizes were won by Mrs. Robert Lynch and William Petticord; low prizes by Mrs. Art Kabrick and Russel Jensen, Mrs. Maurice Bernhard, Bancroft, won travel prize. Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Reimers recently attended a surprise house-warming honoring Mr. and Mrs, Wayne Preston of Fenton. Other guests included Mr. and Mrs. Daryl Preston, Swea City; Mr. and Mrs. James Meyer, Mr. and Mrs Stan Berkland, Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Kramer, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hainzinger, Marvin Bellinger and Larry Sorenson, all of Fenton. To led Bible Meetings At Cylinder Church REV. CHARLES SCHMITZ FENTON - The annual Bible conference at St. John's Lutheran church, Cylinder, will begin Saturday, March 9, and close on Tuesday, March 12. Services are each evening at 7:30 p. m. Rev. Charles Schmitz of the Evangelism department of the American Lutheran church is the guest speaker. Making Bible study a family affair has always been a major emphasis in the ministry of Pastor Schmitz, who has served with the Evangelism staff since 1965. He served ten terms as chairman of the Arizona Christian Conference on adult and youth problems, was active in both the Phoenix council of churches and Evangelical Minister's Association and was awarded Wartburg College's distinguished alumni citation in 1959. He also attended Wheaton College and has a B.C. from Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, la. Karol Jensen was an overnight guest Thursday at the home of Cheryl Uthof. Sunday dinner guests in the Harold Eimers home were Mr. and Mrs. Gus Krause, Alan Marlow, Janet and Jean Hammerstrom, Lone Rock, and Vicki Eimers, Mankato. Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Hantelman, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Krause and girls, Lone Rock, Mrs. Rose Krause and Mr. .and Mrs. Al Bloomquist, Rochester, were Sunday afternoon and* supper guests at the Loren Miller home, Fairmont. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Ritchardt and Mrs. Betty Yates, Valerie and Vance, Mallard, were Sun- THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL Fcnton, Iowa Exptri«nc«d Embalm«rs and Funeral Directors Reliable 24 Hour Ambulanc* Service Funeral May Be Referred To Us With Confidence Phonti FENTON 119.2794 RINOSTID 166-1004 164-1001 166-1970 \mf( day guests at the Paul Eigler home. Mr. and Mrs. Leo Kinnetz and family, Emmetsburg, and Mrs. Arnold Laabs and girls were Saturday guests of Mrs. Reinhold Laabs and Amanda Schutt. Renee Votteler, student at Mankato, spent the weekend at the parental Ervin Votteler home. Mr. and Mrs. RoyChrischilles were Sunday supper guests at the Rex Wolfe home. Eugene Chris- chilles and Rodney Uthof were Sunday afternoon visitors at the Roy Chrischilles home. 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