Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on December 4, 1930 · Page 12
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, December 4, 1930
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PAGE TWELVE 28 NAMED ON SECOND HONOR ROLL AT H, S, MET1IODIST, C. V. H nine, 'Pastor. —The Aid will hold its December meeting at the church this afternoon . . . There will be a Group meeting of the W. H. M. S. at Garner nt 10 o'clock tomorrow morning. A covered-dish luncheon will be served at noon. Members and fi'lende here who plan to attend are asked to get In touch with Mrs. W. A. . A be Vigars or Mrs. W. 11. Lease specialty for next Sunday will A. E. Partridge at 7:30 In the evening. He Is to speak at the county teachers Institute tomorrow afternoon, and will give an illustrated The following pupils 'made the honor roll for the second six \yeeks period: Freshmen — Lucille Dale, ,Iohn Ferguson, Ida Tlalpln, Dorlys Knudson, Blnnra Lattimer, Ila Leffert, Russel Medin, Violet Norman, Donald Parsons. Sophomores — Margaret Flene, Thep Gasklll, Ruby Koepke, Lavon- no Larson, Ida Peterson, Virginia Schnepf, Klla Kumach, Fernley Nolte. Juniors — Ardeen Devlne, Car- inllUi Fraser, John Hargreaves, Phyllis Parsons. Seniors — Kleanor Backus, Alva Benson William Ferguson, Gene- district Is to have two notable gath- vieve Hartshorn, Dorothy Johnson. | erlngs this mid-month, one at Km- Hazel Neellng, John Simpson. Declamatory Contest Is Held— address both there and at Ihe We feel that the people of | church. Robert Wright Is Married— Rohei't Thornton Wright, former Algona boy, married at 3 BIG PICTURES TO COME TO ALGONA DURING DECEMBER One of the biggest pictures since the Invention of moving pictures, "The Big Trail," was shown last night, and conies again tonight and tomorrow night. It will make talk- Ing picture history In the same waj' that the "Covered Wagon" made the silent picture high-light. The magazine, Liberty, recently gave It the highest recommendation, four stars, and other reviews are as liberal. El Brendel furnishes the humor and | from a high school at Seattle, ' o'clock Friday afternoon at the First _ iPf esbyteriaM church, Davenport, 'to Ho Eno, "of Indlanola, The ceremony Was performed by the Roy. R. A. BUf rows, Council Bluffs, brother-in-law of the bridegroom, In the presence of the Immediate fam* Illee, Including Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Wright, Algona, parents of the bridegroom, The new Mrs. Wright, -who la a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. O. I3no, Indianola, was graduated last spring Marguerite John Wayne and the community are offered some-| Churchill the romance, and a cast thing unusually fine In these ad-1 of thousands help. If you see but dresses, and we are expecting large one picture a year, your. 1930 pic- crowds to hear htm . . . The Algona j ture should be the "Big Trail." Saturday Is Zane Grey'H "Last of _ the Duanea," Grey's most thrilling ! me'tsburg on December 16, the other I western, and Sunday Kathleen Nor- at Garner on the 17th. A world I rls' ."Passion Flower" will - be the mission of Christianity, on the pro- A fair-sized crowd attended a jun- j sram of which will appear native Indian and Chinese, will be held at both towns. lor high school declamatory contest at the Bryant last week Tuesday The contest resulted as evening. follows: Oratorical— 1, John Chrlstianson; 2, Marie Norilstruni; 3, Maurice Michel; 4, (alternate) James Chubb. Dramatics—1, Isabelle Greenberg: 2, Frances Marker: 3, Kiln Mae Johnson; 4, (alternate) Din-wood Baker. Humorous—1, I Men Frankl; 2, Shirley Ellsworth; 3, Dorothy Marty; 4, (alternate) Kdith Uooder. Judges were Misses Messer, Messenger, and Duhigg. iTunlnrs I)ctVa( tlio Seniors— The basket ball season has al- COXGKKOATIOJNAI, — Members and friends are especially urged to be present next Sunday morning and evening to hear the Rev. Fred J. Clark, of Eugene, Ore., who comes as a candidate for the pastorate. Mr. Clark is a son of Judge J. J. Clark, Mason City, and a brother of Senator K. \V. Clark, also of Mason City . . . At the evening service the Rev. Mr. Clark, assisted by K. R. Morrison, in charge of the feature. Monday and Tuesday bring Buddy Rogers and Nancy Carroll In a golf story, "Follow Through," and next week Wednesday is "Grumpy," for those who appreciate the best. The old favorite of childhood days, "Tom Sawyer," comes next week Thursday and Friday, featuring a grown-up-a-little Jackie Coogan. There's a children's matinee at 4:30. Dally matinees start next week Wednesday and a matinee every afternoon till after the holidays will give shoppers a chance to sit down, he comfortable, rest, and see a real movie. A special picture just for the kiddies, and it's all free, will be Ktereoplicon, will show • .sliOe« of the great art paintings of, morning. set oC I given a week from this Saturday I the world inspired by the Gospel s, early next week, a vote .... , , ready thrown its spell over the boys. , (|n th( , cand | clates wll i bo taken the Some of the juniors ;m<l :v few »<->n- ! (1i;sil .. l))llitJ . ()f your attendance at these meetings is evident. .Hours of iors have been arguing over last; year's interclass tournament. The j Mel . vlce> u n> m . ant , :30 ,,. m . sophomores (now .juniors) went; down to cliise defeat at the hands of; A special offering will be taken to | help defray the Christmas expenses the juniors (now seniors) In the de-, of U)e Hundny sohool . elding- game. The present juniors j aroused by jests of their rivals, IMiKSBYTKlUAX, .7. 1.. Colemim, resolved tn iors what show they tin; confident sen- (the juniors) aro Pastor—We are offering, at the morning service, the last sermon of made of, so a guine was played, tne , sor jes on the return of our Lord and the juniors, displaying good de- 1 u , earth. This will have to do with 1'ense and deceptive offense, overwhelmed the seniors. Drugstore Couches are Scolded— Every town that has a school with athletic competition has what Is commonly known as "drug store coaches," and Algona is no exception. There are certain men about town who think it their duty to explain how, why, and where the poach is \vrong. If they had the football team, they infer, it would win the state championship. If these so-<:alk-d the coach and couches would face tell what they think is wrong it would save a lot of hard feeling. Christmas Operetta is Planned— Miss Miller, music teacher, will have a Christmas operetta for the lower grades. To take parts she has chosen pupils from the Methodist and Congregational churches, the library, the City Hall, the Third ward, and Mfos Wallace's room at the Bryant. The operetta is entitled "In Quest of Santa Claus" and will be given December 12, the restoration of Israel into favor with God. The evening sermon theme will follow the marks of the Divine Hand in the direction of the kingdom on earth The youth of the church will find the Sunday school and the young people's meetings of helpful service. 1JAVTIST, Frank 11. Webster, Pastor—Next Sunday is being observed as "Universal Bible Sunday." At the morning service we shall speak on "The Bible, What It Is, and What It Is to Me?" Evening subject, "The Measure of Success." "Come thou with us, and we will do thee good." Till MTV EV. LUTimiAX, H. Hubbo.l'astor—There will be Engish services Sunday at 110:30. Text For I show him how great things he must suffer for my name's sake. Arts 9-1G. Topic: What Is Suffering for Jesus' Sake? Book Week Winners Named— Winners in the National Book Week contest (Nov. i-e-22) have been have been announced. Phyllis Parsons, Elbe Van Dorston, and Bob Cliff each had a total of 21 out of 26 titles correct. The contest was sponsored by the business English class. The winners cast lots for the prize, and Elbe Van Dorston won. Two Excel In Geometry— Mlsg Miller's tenth grade geometry class took the first of a series of tests last week and the high ,., scores were made by Margaret Vi" gars, 91, and Fernley Nolle, 95. These tests are valuable as perpa- ration for the state academic tests V\ in the spring. FIRST LUTHERAN, C. E. Olssnn I'uslnr—The Home Circle will meet tomorrow at Luther hall at 8 p. m.; Mrs. Rosewall and Mrs. Bohannon hostesses . . . For next Sunday: Sunday school at 10; evening worship at 7:30. Wash., where she lived with a married sister. She spent the summer at Davenport with another' sister, Mrs. A. F. Cox, at whose "home Robert had rooms. 'At the wedding she wore a gown of light blue flat crepe. Mr. and Mrs. Cox served as attendants, Mrs. Cox wearing a cerise gown of flat crepe. The bridegroom, who Is a son of Mr. and Mrs. C. 'C. Wright, Algona, Is a graduate of the Algona^ high school. He studied engineering at Ames one year before entering the College of Pharmacy of the University of Iowa. Since graduation he has been In the employ of the Schlegel Drug Co. During vacations while In school Robert was a clerk at the Rexall drug store here. The new Mr. and Mrs. Wright are keeping house In a Davenport apartment. The C. C. Wrights came home Saturday. Workmen are to start in the near future on the now Thoi'ington Theatre and Community Hou«e, to Vie located in the former Boettcher building. Contracts have been let, Manager Rice reports. During December you will have a chance to see the four Marx brothers in "Animal Crackers," Will Rogers In "Lightning"; Joe E. Brown In "Going Wild", and Marlone Deterick In "Morocco." "Morocco" has Its premier in the marvelous Los Angeles Chinese theater on Christmas day—only two shows dally In the theater—and It comes to Algona just three days later. The magazine "Time" gives it a good ring. Each week in the Advance will appear a short story similar to this about the theater and movies. They are written by one who is not in any way connected with the theater, its management, or its finances. The writer believes that Algona is most fortunate in its theater, the class of shows that are obtained, and believes that many people miss features that they should see. After all, it is nice to sit in a comfortable chair and lose ourselves for an hour or two in the lives of others on the silver screen. If it has been a "tough" day the troubles can be forgotten, for a time at least, at a good movie. County Federation Meets Here— The Woman's club was hostess Tuesday to the county federation. A business meeting in the morning was followed by a covered-dish luncheon at noon. The afternoon's program follows: Group of three songs by .county federation chorus; reading, Billy Jones Studies Geography, Robert La Barre; reading, A Pleasant Half Hour at the Beach, Dorothy Jean Lawson; talk on county welfare work,-Mrs. Elinor T." Sutton, county welfare worker; address,* Mrs. Frank Griffith, Fort Dodge, chairman of the division of delinquency in public welfare department of state club work. Mrs. H. A. French, Titonka, gave a report of the Boone Federated Woman's district meeting in October. The meeting was held at the Legion hall. The next meeting will be at Lakota in March. This was the first appearance of the county federation chorus, which consists of 30 voices. Mrs. Sylvia Gunn is pianist; A. D. Tweeten, Swea City, director. . The committee in charge is Mrs. A. E. Michel, Algona, Mrs. R. C. Ball, Titonka, and Mrs. Kate Weisbrod, Fenton. The chorus meets once a month for practice. One hundred and thirty women attended Tuesday's meeting. ed during the I&ita*ti06ft and, evening to CdngrntUlake'the couple, and they deceived gifts,' ftfnong them it purse ttonr me'mbeWi of the Presbyterian church. At ,d o'clock dinner was served, the table decorations including a wedding cakei ttelatlves and friends attending were I Mr. and MM. FVank Van Dqyaton and Mr. and Mrs. Drlnan, Armstrongj Walter Posts, Clear Lake; Emma Reeves, \Valovloo; Mr. Mrs. Hlllard Abbas, Lakota;. Herman Weavers, Avhlttehiore: the Clarenco Gehrtzes, Emmetsburg; Mr. and Mrs. Vernon .Reevea, Rev. A. English', his daughter Ethel, arid Mrs. S. J. Stehle. Algona; and i the F. F. Muellers, Fenton. ' Mrs. Meltt Itcdflelrt Murrlew Richard William Palmer and Mrs. MediiTledfleUT wer"e~Timfrled nt the Episcopal Cathedral of the Calva.ry Cathedral at Sioux Falls, ; S. 1 D., last week Monday. Mrs. Theodore Norton and Mrs. Inez Peterson, Sioux Falls cousins of Mr. Palmer, were witnesses, and the ceremony was performed by the Rev, Dean Woodruff. , Mr. Palmer,' who Is a son of Mr. and Mrs. U. A; Palmer, IH employed as manager of the Klamp, garage. Mrs. Redficld Is a daughter of : W. E. Ward, who makes hls,-home"with her. Mr. and Mrs. Palmer have a: son each by former 1 marriages, One of the sons, Courtland; Palmer, Is located in the East^a^'present, and Clark R. Redfleld^iives here. The couple are keeping house at 511 Chubb streetf^Algona; : ' \S •'..' , • •-••'•- 1'lijIlls Walker Gives 1'urty— Phyllis, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Glen Walker, entertained ten, of her playmates last week Monday'after- noon in honor of her fifth birthday •anniversary. Those present were Baylor j- Ros- Stealing, La- begin at i'lJtlSo'.a. ^ and close at 4 p.'~m." Each, wdtnrinf attending IB to taMe a' covered dtoh'-and sandwiches, , ,.''--' MriW Leo/ Allies entertained her brldge'clufe ^atilfdkr hteht, The high scores were wort by Mrs. W. D. Howie and Mrs. W, A. Barry. Guest* of the eiub were Mrs. L, K, Evelyn Dau, Gladys arine Reding, Joyce Von'ne Wolcott, Jeanehe Sterling, Maurice iind Merrill Devine, .Buddy KirsQh, Jackie • Dick Capesius, and Sonny Walker. Games wore played after which lunch was served. W. H. Cummins, and H, E. Sor- stedt, and Miss Bessie-Hopkins. A dance Thanksgiving night at the I. O. 6. F. hall given by the Royal Neighbors was attended by 200 couples. A Fort Dodge orchestras played. There will bo another dance tonight at the hall, the same orchestra playing. An advertisement elsewhere in 'the paper announces this dancel . '.•"' ••.-'"' \ The second .-Irving-ton township P. B. women's subject matter training school, on Goals ' in Homcmaklng, will be'held at Mrs. .B. II, Skllllng's Ilovey.and Mrs. C. B. Moore Smith, Deo Molnefl. The Congregational A-ld will meet this afternoon at 2lSO at Mrs. Wm. K. Ferguson's, After a business meeting a 26c supper will be served by Mrs. K. D. Hutchlns' division The women are to take their "Rain 1 bags. The Baptist Aid Will meet this afternoon Mrs. J. A. KreoH assisting, hostesses, Mesdame« Cora Raney, Frank Stoner, Ole Moe and Bertha Dally. The Methodist Aid Will meet a the'church this afternoon at 2:30 Mrs. Alyln Sponberg heads the committee In charge of refresh mental.. ; ''; /•;;•, . ..;.;.'" ; ; ;•;''.• j sl! Cecelia's Guild will 'hold ah-j other,-rummage sale at the K. C. hall next Saturday at 8 n . m. Vi The Bocembcr mcotin» Blon Auxiliary w m I 8 ot ' 101* 10 * DG hfOfl )er 12. The W. R. r parents of a gin s«th hospital la afternoon. Hhr Barbara Vlvi, ln . 0 !1> •>' the office. two other children Walter. Mr. Hfu-liei- agent, is now maim; Aetna Life Insurant SUPKHVISOIW* county passed a rcsoVitlo'n claimant, for aid fr om lhe will lie recognized If ho" n operates an automobile resolution was that any', appeared healthy ilm i sto j be put to work and if ] 10 r , could starve us far UH lhe , concerned. Advance Want Ac for Quick Result To Ilepalr Library Books— All books in student hands belonging to the high school were ordered returned by l.'ist week Wednesday. After they have l>een repaired they will bo rearranged and classified by Lillian Strom, an A. H. S. graduate teaching at Hartley. SUin Grafted <>ver Wound— Bob Spencer is still having trouble with a foot he accidentally shot several weeks :igo. Last week Tuesday he underwent a. surgical operation in which skin from the leg was grafted onto the crippled foot. Eight on 0. H. Honor Uoll— On the City Hall honor roll for the last six weeks are Barbara Haggard, Russell Kelly, Geraldine Pederson, Etheline Muekey, Harry Greenberg, Mary Louise Gilmore, Robert Dewel, and Helen Chubb. Footlmll Picture U Tuken—• The football squad had a picture taken last week Wednesday. Be cause of cold weather, Mr. Peterson, IRVINGTON BOY MAKING GOOD ATJjREIGHTON 'U' Bernard, son of Mr. and Mrs. John, Frankl, spent the week-end a week ago at home. He is a freshman at Creighton University, Omaha, where lie is preparing for the law. Bernard was graduated from the Algona high school a year ago. In high school he worked part time on the John Schultz farm and full time during the summer following graduation, employed at drove a ear for his two younger brothers, who were attending St. Cecelia's academy. Last Spring Bernard began work George Miller, local contractor, whom he worked till the uni- In the fall lie was the Swift plant and the photographer, had a hard It to make the boys stand still. of Freshiiuin in Auto Accident — One of our freshmen had hi.s first auto accident last week. In his father's car he started up the street from the schoolhouse and slid into the curb, smashing a wheel. for for verslty opened this fall. At Omaha he attends classes in the morning, and in the afternoon is in the employ of the Friend Life Insurance ompany. He is only 17, naving completed high school at 10. The young man's story was cited by a family friend as an example of how one who is industrious can gu to school and at the same time earn by working. When he went away to college, Bernard, despite his youth, had enough money saved up to pay his way nearly two years. I. G. Dewel Brother Dies. Mrs. Jennie M. Dewel has recelv ed a newspaper clipping announc ing the death of her brother-in-law Calvin H. Deuel, at Virginia, Minn. He was 82 and was the last of his family to die. The late I. G. Dewel was a brother. In active business life he was a grain dealer. His funeral last week Tuesday was conducted with Masonic rites. METHODISTS PLAN DISTRICT WINTER MUSICAL CONTEST The November number of the Algona District Broadcaster., small monthly paper published by Dist. Supt. Lease, makes the followng announcement which is of general interest: The District Conference ordered the appointment of a committee which should plan a • series of sub- district festivals which should be competitive. From these group festivals the best choirs, adult and juii- or; the best quartettes, male, ladies' or mixed, and the beat soloists will be chosen for the District Festival. The best orchestras will also be chosen. That committee, which appears among district committees, s doing Its work and meeting a !lne response. They divide churches into "A" and "B" divisions, according to mem- b'ership, dividing at ZOO members. Churches will compete with churches of this size. Prof. Paul McCollln, head of the music school at Morningside college, select* the music and will direct singing at the District Festival. Prof. Leo Kucinskl will select orchestra music and direct the combined orchestras at the District Festival, which will be held in Algona March 10. All Group Festivals will be held in the preceding three weeks. To participate in the District Festival all musicians must be. members of the organizations they represent and must have appeared in their Group Festival. This is an opportunity to get better music for our churches and to have a part in the big choir or orchestra under expert leadership. Evei;y church should start now to round up the best musicians and get into training. Considerable interest Is already manifest and the new adventure Is assured. Write your group committeeman for informa-, tion. Van Ilorstons 25 Years Wed— Mr. and Mrs. G. E.'Van Dorston observed their 25th wedding itnni- versary Friday, and In honor of the event were pleasantly surprised at the Hugh Post home. Mrs. Van Dorston and Mr. Post are sister and brother. Relatives and friends call- Mrs. Rtinvhcy Heads, O. K. S.— The O. E. S. elected officers Tuesday night: Mrs. Ellis Runchey, Worthy Matron; F. L. Thorpe, Wor- j thy Patron; Mrs.'Hazel Dalzlel, associate Matron; J. A. Brownell, as- aociute patron; Mrs. C. H. Long, conductress; Mrs. Geo. St. John, associate; Mrs. H. D. Hutchins, secretary, and Mrs. Elizabeth Bowen, treasurer. Other officers will be appointed later. County Auxiliary Meets H«rc— The county Legion Auxiliary will meet next Tuesday at the Methodist church. Titonka. at 2 o'clock. Mrs. Madelyn See, Tenth district cpmrnitteewoman, will speak. All members and all women eligible to membership are invited to attend. School Pie Soriu) Tonight— There will be a program and pie social at the Dlst. -4 schoolhouse, Plum Creek, tonight. Mabel Bowman is teacher. Other Society News. Mrs. C. R. La Barro entertained the Opportunity club Tuesday night and bridge was played at three tables, ,\vlth Mrs. Jos. Bloom and Mrs-. Anton DIdriksen winning the high scores, Mrs. Bert Deal the consolation. Guests of the club were Mesdames Deal, Bloom, R. H. Horigan, A NEW UTILITY STORE A. K. CLIFF, Prop. Down Stairs Verboten— Messrs. Johnson and Burmeister have been impressing on the minds of a few boys the desirability of walking, not running, down the basement stairs. Believe It or Not Story- Overheard In the locker room: ,\ Mister Bonham, "Did you take a shower?" "Pug" Nelson, "No, is one miss- Ing?" _ Other School News. Lyle Itiiney was absent all of last weak because of a fall from a horse a week ago Sunday morning. He could net play in the football game Thanksgiving day. .Charles Cretzmeyer was absent last week because of Intestinal flu. "Bill" Kulri. also absent, drove to Illinois with his mother and brother Jack. Debate candidates have been working extraordinarily hard to prepare speeches for try-outs this W««lc Wednesday. 'Utes Plaehn is Atwater Kent Radios We have recently taken on this well-known and outstanding line. We will be pleased to show you its splendid features. We have the service, quality, and price. MAYTAG WASHERS—An efficient machine built to a supreme quality rather than price. PRIGIDAIRE — Buy the oldest and best, tried and proven for efficiency and service. SURGE MILKING MACHINE—In a class by itself. KING BARN VENTILATOR—Known widely for good results obtained. Make It an Atwater-Kent, Maytag or Frigidalre for Christinas. New location in Modern Dry Cleaners Building. jjaxlne Frasejc and Mary Black were absent part of last week because of — For Service — Dry Cleaning We give you a satisfactory service right here at home We maintain a modern cleaning and dyeing plant and cater to every individual in this community. College student—business man—or whoever you may be —we invite you to take advantage of our QUALITY WORK and POPULAR .PRICES. •j Modern Dry Clf aner* Tbe Valetoy Pressing Serrlce PHONE 637 MANY GIFTS IN ONE TOT tfie family 4§uli§criptionl€ I V Here's the sale you've been waiting: for-the 54th Semi-Annual Service and Quality Meet Three Days—Thursday, Friday) Saturday, Dec. 4-5 and 6th -In AH the World No Sale Like This- The most comprehensive Clearance Sale in the history of thiil 60-year-old store—a clean sweep — everything goes. Not a single Fall and Winter dress or cloth coat reserved. Over 4001 garments to select from. The Entire Stock of Dresses is Included. Every Cloth] Coat in I the Store) Goes on Sale! IMPORTANT This is positively the greatest sale of the year because we have f thrown the entire stock open—nothing reserved, no garment* - hung back—just Buy One Garment Get Another -———= FREE ~- If you only want one garment be fure to bring someone el»« with you, as the two garments mutt positively be sold at one and the same time. You may then split the cost. No garments will be sold before Thursday morning, Dfcem- her 4th under any circumstances. There will be rare bargains as late as Saturday night, December 6th, as it is physically impossible to tell as big a stock M,, this (over 400 choice garments) in three days. ' PLEASE BE PATIENT — we will have as many extra lenced clerks as the floor space will accommodate, but there >• a limit to the number of customers we can wait on, Therefor* we suggest that Friday and Saturday morning, would be times to make selections. Remember, we will hold positively nothing back r yaw "g make your selections from our ENTIRE iteck^pwes will not be changed— ust buy one garment and get another There is only one ge«. wine TWO-FOR-ONE SALE— all other a> tempts at imitation have been f Ut f ail* yet devised for clearing out a ready- ********

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