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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, March 21, 1968
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*-Alg6fta (to.) Mt)tntt thu«day, March 21, 1968 Miss Newbrough Of Lone Rock I* Engaged JANELL NEWBROUGH Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Newbrough of Lone Rock announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter Janell to Richard Shaw, son of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Shaw of Fenton. They are students at the State University of Iowa in Iowa City. A June wedding is being planned. Many Visitors, L-Rock During The Past Week LONE ROCK - Rev. Russell Dacken, Hopkins, Minn., and Mrs. Wilbur Sanford and daughter Faith, who is attending Pillsbury College, Owatonna, were Thursday evening guests at the A. A. Kruegers and the E. A. Lees. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Christenson and Jean Beth of Belgrade, Minn, spent the weekend visiting friends and relatives in Lone Rock. Sunday evening the E. A. Lees, the A. A. Kruegers and the Ronald Christensons all attended the Baptist church at Fairmont to hear Mrs. Wilbur Sanford tell of her experiences in Argentina. , Mr. and Mrs. Frank Dreyer, Jayne and Mrs. John Hovey spent the weekend at theDavidDreyers at Oelwein. Their grandsons, Scott and Darr in, came home with them to : "sperid' theweek with ttieir" grandparents, the Frank Dreyers and the Arno Juhls, Fenton. - o - The Fenton Township Homemakers Club met Friday at the Amey Cherland home with Mrs. Willis Cotton, co-hostess. Roll call, "my garden plans", was answered by 12 members. The lesson, Pride in Farm Bureau, was given by Mrs. Roy Jensen and Mrs. Ralph Bierstedt had charge of fun time. Roscoe Schultz of Milwaukee came this weekend to spend a few days with Mrs. Ida Schultz. His daughter, Dawn, was also here for the weekend from Minneapolis. Ken Marlow and Gary Eimers spent the weekend with Allan Marlow at Mankato. Tuesday afternoon guests at the Bernard Miller home for a belated birthday of Mrs. Miller's were Mrs. Maurice Weisbrod, Mrs. Duane Habeger and Laurie of Burt, and Mrs. Dale Wegener and Pam, Swea City. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Miller and family were Friday evening callers at the Phil Ballards, Algona. Sunday, the Millers called on Mr. and Mrs. George Loewenberg, Fairmont. Mrs. Lyle Marlow was hostess at a coffee party for her aunts, Mrs. Hulda Wegener and Mrs. Rose Sigsbee of Algona. Guests were Mrs. Dick O'Donnell, Mrs. Eugene Marlow, Mrs. John Bollinger, Mrs. Walter Sorenson, Burt, Mrs. Leonard Warner and Mrs. Clarence Macumber, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Willrett, Burt, called Saturday at the Lyle Marlow home. Sunday evening callers were Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Bierstedt. The Modernette Club met Thursday evening at the home of Mrs. Paul Voigt, with all members present. Five hundred was played, with prizes going to Mrs. Vie Dreyer, Mrs. Robert Bin- sen and Mrs. Paul Bernhard. The Ladies 500 Club will meet Wednesday at the Lone Rock Legion hall. Everyone welcome. Ladies Aid met at Lotts Creek cjhurch March 8, with Mrs. Ed Luedtke and Mrs. Albert Meyer, Uoeteeses. Mrs. Ervin Wetzel give the mission stofy; Pastor Y^Wing, "WWf Reading," The flower committee for UUs month iwludes Mrs, A, E. Vehliag and Mrs. Ervin WeUel. Apaator'fl conference meeting waj Ueja March 10 at the Lotts Creek LuUierim church. Ladies in charge of the dinner were Mesdames Ed Luedtke, Albert Meyer, Martha Opheim, Stanley Opheim, Elmer Pijahn, Leonard Pompe and Melvin Pompe. Sunday evening callers at the Ervin Welzels were Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Marlow. Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Radig were hosts to the pinochle club Sunday evening. There were three tables in play and high couple were Mr. and Mrs. Ray Bierle. Mrs. George Kissner took her mother, Mrs. Georgia Marlow, to Dolliver Friday where she plans to spend several days with her sister, Mrs. Edna Stow. Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Krueger spent last weekend at the Kermit Krueger's, St. Paul. Mrs. E. A. Lee and Mrs. A. A. Krueger visited Mrs. Marie Dacken of Fairmont, Minn. Mrs. Dacken's daughter, Mrs. Wilbur Sanford, is visiting until May. The Wilbur Sanfords are missionaries and have been serving in Argentina for 19 years. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Nichols, Emmetsburg, and Mr. and Mrs. Dale Baxter, Algona, visited Saturday at the Leslie Baxter home. Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Baxter called Sunday at the Harold Dammann home at Emmetsburg. They also visited Mrs. Edna Baxter at the Hayward Rest Home in Emmetsburg. PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Lone Rock, Iowa Rev. Albert C. Bullock, Pastor SUNDAY, March 24-Morning Worship, 10 a. m. Sunday Church School, 11 a. m. Evening Lenten Service, 7:30 p. m. Guest speaker, Rev. John Reiners, pastor of the Lakota Presbyterian church. THURSDAY, March 21-UPW circles meet as scheduled. SATURDAY, March 23 - Communicant's Class, 9 a. m. TUESDAY, March 26 - Adult Bible Study, 8 p. m. WEDNESDAY, March 26 Choir Rehearsal, 7:30 p. m. Mr. and Mrs. Ray McWhorter received a call Sunday that Ray's sister, Vera McWhorter, was in Methodist Hospital in Omaha seriously ill with pneumonia. Mr. and Mrs. McWhorter left Monday morning to be with her. They returned home Sunday evening and went back again the following Tuesday morning. Her condition is somewhat improved. Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Marlow attended a card party intheMer- vin Bristowhome, Irvlngton, Friday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Meister left Friday for Rochester, Minn., where they spent the weekend at the George Donovan home. En- route home, they stopped at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Luedtke at Byron, Minn, and also at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Sargent at Brownsville, Minn. They got home Sunday- evening. Mrs. Julia Reynolds, Dr. John Lesiak, Mr. and Mrs. Lester Hagen and Lynette Reynolds were Saturday evening dinner guests at the Govern home. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Kelly of Britt were guests Sunday evening in the home of Mrs. Howard Sparks. Betty Tlach of Mankato was an overnight guest Saturday in the home of Mrs. Howard Sparks. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Meister were Thursday evening callers in the John Welp home at Bancroft. Mrs. Adella Ulses visited Mrs. Lawrence Govern Friday. Evelyn Anges, Esther Bahling, Ruth Long and Vera~FftCtHneJ in the home of Luella McWliorter Monday to make plans for the luncheon at the ordination of the new Presbyterian minister at Burt. Portland Progress Club will enjoy a luncheon at 1 p.m. at the Cunningham Cafe in Burt March 21. "Prosperity is what you enjoy before April 15." GOOD HOPE METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor THURSDAY, March 21 -Quarterly Conference, 2 p. m. Rev. Roger Russell presiding. SUNDAY, March 24 - Sunday School, 10 a. m. Divine Worship Services, 11 a. m. Sermon, "Adam and Eve." MONDAY, March 25 - Conference Town and Country Commission at Dows. VM-" THURSDAY, March 28-Lenten Bible Study, 8 p. m. Social Club At Portland Met On March 14 PORTLAND - Portland Social Club met March 14 in the home of Hazel Larsen. Ten members answered roll call which was "A Habit I have that I don't like." Edith Jandl was in charge of fun time. Bingo was played until each won a prize. Shirley Lovstad won the black-out prize. The next meeting will be held in the home of Shirley Lovstad. Roll call will be flower or bulb exchange. - o Mr. and Mrs. P. W. Marlow, Doug and Lisa were Sunday dinner guests in the Dennis Meister home. St. Patrick's Day guests in the Lawrence and Vincent Govern home included Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Govern, Ray and Darlene of Ledyard, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Murphy and Tommy of Lone Rock, Mr. and Mrs. Milton Farrow of Lakota, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lesperance and Kevin of Fort Wayne, Ind., and Robert Powers of Elmore. Dinner was enjoyed by all at the Kountry Kitchen in Titonka followed by visiting at the Govern home. Surgery For Two Seneca Women SENEC A-Mrs. Clarence Menz has been hospitalized at the Dickinson County Memorial hospital, Spirit Lake, following surgery Wednesday. She expected to be .released the early part of the week but wilt be confined to her home for some time. Mrs. Eldon Brown submitted to major surgery last Friday at Holy Family hospital, Estherville. - o - Mr. and Mrs. David Looft and children spent the weekend at the home of the former's brother and family, the John H. Loofts, Rochester. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Johannesen, Dwane, Ricky and Debbie attended the silver wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Randa Sunday afternoon at St. John's Lutheran church at Depew. Mrs. Johannesen, sister of Mrs. Randa, assisted in serving the anniversary cake. Debbie served as waitress. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Fortney and family attended the Girls State Basketball Tournament finals at Des Moines Saturday evening. They spent Saturday night and Sunday with Mrs. Fortney's sister and family in Story City. Barbara and Joy Andre were hostesses for the Seneca Stars 4-H club at their home Friday. During the business meeting the president, Linda Kracht, called on Rosemary Fortney for a report on the county 4-H Fun Night at which she had the honor of being selected Queen. Plans were made for an exhibit at Algona 4-H Day on Saturday, March 30. A committee was named to meet at the home of Mrs. Robert Fortney next Saturday to complete the project. The members signed a get well card for their project leader, Mrs. Clarence Menz, who was hospitalized following surgery earlier in the week. Joy Andre gave a talk on nutritious meals. Mrs. Henry Looft was the guest mother. Mr. and Mrs. Olaf Oftedahl spent the weekend with their daughter and family, the Donald Dokkens, Waltham, Minn. Hold Farewell For Seneca Serviceman SENECA - A family gathering was held at the Howard Preston home Sunday honoring their son, Lee, who left Monday morning for induction into the armed forces. In attendance were the grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Preston and Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Olsen; also Mr. and Mrs. Daryl Preston, Vern Molinder, Edith and Myrtle Molinder, all of Swea City; Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Preston and Mary Ellen Ditsworth, Fenton; Mr. and Mrs. Everett Zitterich and family, Terril, and their sons, William and Steve, students at Augustana College, Sioux Falls; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Jacobson and family, Maynard, la.; Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Preston and family, Dwight Guerdet; Gaylord Olsen and family; Rita Geesman and Mr. and Mrs. Emory Preston. Final Results Of Gal Bowling Meet Tabulated Official results of the Women's City Bowling Tournament held in February were announced as follows: Team event - 1st place, Cook's Welders, 2,765 pins; 2nd place, Larry's Snack Bar, 2,598 pins; 3rd place, V.F.W., 2,584 pins; 4th place, Gamble's, 2,575 pins; and 5th place, East End Grocery, 2,573 pins. In singles competition Doris King won first place with total series of 648; Charlotte Baldwin, 2nd, 617 series; Nancy Sands, 3rd, 615 series; Dorothy King, 4th, 607 series; and fifth place went to Peg Naylor with a 584. First place in doubles competition went to Charlotte Baldwin- and- Jaokie Muller with *s -* total of 1,189 pins; Nancy Sands and Kay Voigt, 2nd, 1,167; Jean Reynolds and Henrietta Briggs, 3rd, 1,147; Eukie Altaian,and Ruth Meehlhause, 1,124; and' 5th place to Ruth Riedel and Blanche with 1,108. In all events Jackie Muller took top honors with 1,743; Ruth Meehlhause, 2nd place, 1,724; Fran Wiese, 3rd, 1,716; Nancy Sands, 4th, 1,713; and Kay Voigt, fifth with a total of 1,700. High game of the tournament, a 222, was rolled by Dorothy King. SMITH-CORONA Portable Typewriters, Victor Adding Machines at THE UPPER DES MOINES PUB. CO., Algona. THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL Fenton, Iowa Experienced Embalmers and Funeral Directors Reliable 24 Hour Ambulance Service Funtral May Be Referred To Us With Confident* Phonei FENTON RINOSTBD 119-2794 166-1006 ••§•1001 16 6- 1*70 EVERYDAY t * • • Guess LBJ is pretty worried - he has four good men after his job. He attended two different churches on St. Patrick's Day. It's rough when you've got to work on Sunday . . . WILSON'S CANNED HAM can U.S. CHOICE BEEF STEAK Ib. 10-12 LB. AVERAGE TURKEY Ib. CHEF-BOY-AR-DEE M^ CHEESE PIZZA 2 boxes MONARCH WESTERN DRESSING 8oz. bfl. MONARCH 303 cans CARDINAL 4 roll pkg. 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