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COURT OF HONOR HELD FOR scoirrs AT LONE ROCK ' Boys Rated Ito Scout* ing Wednesday Nighty 176 Attended Session , Lon« Rock was host to 175 scouts and friends of scouting Wednesday night when a county Court of tfonor was held in the high school gym, Officers of Prairie Gbld Area-Couh- cll were present and addresses were made by several. An investiture ceremony, made by candle light and very Impressive, was made by the Lone R6ck tnoop in charge of Rev. C.' Q. •: Whltehouse. Talks. Were made by Patrolman Hutchlnson, of Humboldt; Robert Hamilton of Mason tftiyf Frank Griffith, of Fort Dodge, chairman of the council advancement committee and Superintendent Frye -of Lone Rock, serving as "clerk of the court Of Honor. W. H. Rockey, Algona, ch&lr- man of the advancement committee of Kossuth county, was in 'charge, of the meeting. • 87 Scoute Receive Awards CBMve troops were represented at the ..court of honor, with scouts receiving advancement awards, Tenderfoot badges were presented by N. L. Cotton, Lone RoeR, to Nick Maharas, John Johnston, Paul Nordstrom, Bruce .Shore, Bob Burns and Dick .Strayer of .troop 29 and George Pol&rd of troop 31, Algona; Gene Mansager, Dick Meyel-s, Donald Stlgman, Dick Thees'feeld, BlllKipfer, Vernon Kipfer and Jimmy Wlddel, of troop flO, Fentbn; and Marland Jorgensen-, troo'p 74, Lone Rock. ^ w Second Glass Scouts Louis Rellly, Lone Rock, presented second class scout badges'to Paul Blerstedt, Winston Schroed- /«•; Roger Grabau, Sidney Klenitz, Dennis Murray, John (Wonlfrnan, Don Wortman and William Schmidt, all of tirdop 49, Lakota; Donald Nelson, Darwin $rye, ,WHlard .Thompson, - Donald 'Bierstedt, Kenneth Householder, Warren Thompson', Charles Hawks and James Jorgensen, all of- Lone Rock itroop No. 74. A. E/Laurltzen,. Algeria, commissioner' of Prairie .Gold Area Council, presented a star badge, to Irving Weber< Mr,, troop 501. .West Bendv 5 Merit 'Badges Awarded . [Superintendent V. J. Tatum .'of Fentori, a former Eagle scout, pres- "e'rited iflye merit badges to-Mart P. Schemel, troop 29, Algona, earned for- pathflnding, civics and safety; Harlah Lashbrook, troop 31; Algona, painting, wood turning, first .aid, persdnal health, metal work; Willard Thompson, troop 74, Lone Rock, farm homes planning, beef production.; handicraft, wood working;^ parwtnr Frye; troop 74, Lone Rockr-farm iayiout and building-ar rangement, wood working, musii and carpentry; Warren .'Thompson troop. 74, 'Lone Rock, handicraft beef production, wood working and T ADJOURNED TO BIGGER ROOM Because -of the large number of witnesses and perhaps curious who journeyed from Titonka to Algona last Friday -night to listen to the Harold Miller vs. Arnold Ricklefs assault and battery case. Justice C, H,'Ostwinkle found his rooms too crowded and adjourned the session to the court house. The case grew out of Arnold Ricklefs committing assault and battery upon Harold Miller IK the latter's roller rink. Nine witnesses were .heard and ..Justice Ostwinkle fined Rlck- lefs $10 and costs and auspendec ' the fine on g«od behavior. Rotary Hears Debate Team Tuesday Noon Following the noon day luncheon of 'the' Rotary club Monday the program in charge of 'Fred Timm, consisted,of»a debate by.the win-, n^rs In .'the recent state tournament, JJia-Bartholomew and,George Rutton, affirmative, and Burns Nugent and Dlckf Palmer, negative, on the compulsory training question.. The boys are second In the'state and, after hearing them, the iRotar- J,ins can well understand the reason for their rating so high. It ( was a program thoroughly-enjoyed • by the club. Estftblislied 1865 ALGOKAj IOWA, TUESDAY, APRIL 21,1942 - -.•-:-:-•-..*-'- '- :. a ..,.!.,....,... -.-•-.- , ~f- . t -..-.-..- .« /. - . 8 Pages NO. 16 SEXTON GIRL 4, SUCCUMBS TO BURNS WMttemoreHome Nursing Class Awarded Certificates —Upper' Des Mbines Flash-Photo Reading left to right—seated, Ella Kollasch, Luella Ostwald, Patricia Kollasch, R, N. L and instructor, Florence Dlscher, Loretta/ Montiag. Standing, reading left to right, Edna We'sbrod, Cora Fleming, Molly Kelso, Sophia Burke, Kathleen Farrell, Olga Braatz, Dora Besch, (LaVere Carlisle, Jane Alig, Mae Mc- tDonnell, Ainn Borman. •following a luncheon served at the community hall, Whittemore, .Tuesday,-a class of .16 students which had completed a course in Red Cross home nursing was given certificates by the Instructor, Patricia Kollasch^ R. N. The course was started:March 10th.and 12 two-hour classes constituted the training. (During that time the sixteen students,'" .pictured above, maintained a perfect 100 per cent attendance and in the examination, held Friday afternoon of last week, the lowest grade on any of the papers^was 90 per cent. This seems to be BJI exceptional record and Certainly a credit to'the group who finished the course. Patricia 1 KoHasch, R. N.,. teacher, is high in her praise for the co-operation extended by the students. She plans on starting another like project in the near future with night classes. ••' . MARKETS ^ HOOS HeaVy butchers, 180*200 ........ $li35 Heavy butchers, 2QO-300 Packing ^ows. JS70-330 .......... . ..... I3.?ft Packing sows, 330r380 , 13.60 'Packing sows. W$-i.Q .-... IS'.IO t . -. OATTJyB -. . „ , Canners an'd cutters $4.00-6.50 F«f yearlings, .',.,../..... 9.50-W-50 Stopk'Stwrs- 8.00 10.00 Veal calves 8,00»)3,00 Fafcpws •>......••• i 0.00*7.00 Fafc s^ers ..^..,., t , JO.Qfl-11,00 Bulls , .'. .'. - 8.00'8.W . . (jHfjgfffi No. .. ewes ........... .'. ................. 8,0ft-6.00 (WAIN ' Plrty and checke4 egg* '*— Heps, "over 5 Ibs, Hpn», 4 to 6 Hens, u«4 e r Cocks, py«r Coel«, " N«. Jens Sorenson Heads V. of F.W. Installation of officers-' will be held by Kossuth county Post 2541 Veterans of Foreign Wars," here tomorrow night.' The off leers, elected at last week's meeting, are Commander, Jens Sorenson; senior vice commander, Wilbur Zeigler; junior ~^ ~ io.n, J«, •!— alsx> " ROLAND GABLE, LAKOTA, CHARGED WITH FORGERY Upon Information filed, 'by Dick fTanssen, Lakota, Herman .Gabls, ' jSorensori served, in France in the. Fourth division during 'the first World war and saw action in four major.drives. He has 'been active 'in the V. of F. W. for several years. LOCAL TAKE HONORS IN DUAL FIELD MEET Beat Emmetsburg High on Local Ilield .Wednesday With 13'Fo|nt Lead in Sixteen Events lAlgona .and Emmetsburg high school athletes met on the local field Wednesday afternoon-,, and. competed .-in a dual meet of sixteen events.' The Algona boys nosed on the visitors With a lead of 13 points taking the honors 73 1-3 to 3-1-3 points. Coach fUdenour, Al gona, \acted as starter,, and Van Roeckel and the Bmmetsburg coach served as .finish judges. Algona Maintained Lead. . ",120 yard hurdles—Turner (A), No. Ian (B), Finn <B) r time 20.3. ; 100 yard dash — Calhoun (A) Shlmmori (B), Loper (E), time 10.81 Mile run—Lashbrook (A), Palmer (A), Deal (A), time 6:20.5. <«alf mile Telay—Algona, D. Skill- Ing, Holdren, Stevens, Calhoun. 440 dash-^-Clark (E), Gelgel (A) 47:6. .200 yard hurdle—Stephens (A) Holmes (A), Carroll (B), 27. £80 yard run—Dick Peddje (E) Gunder (A), Fordyce (E), 2:14.ff Medley relay—Emmetsburg" first 220 yard dash—Calhoun (A), Kerwith (B), D, Skilling (A), 24:6. Locals Win Mile Belay (Mile " relay-^Algona, Stephens, of Lakota, was Oogley to rpugh't'-by * Lashbropk, " Holmes. Shot pufr-Oeigel' (A), Berwick (Bi; Ued-fPj-'tfirsV'Hsldren' (A), 37 feet. - * • , • (High jumpr-Tumer (A>, Fordyce (A), Holmes (A), Fischer. (B), 5 ft. 3 In. ipiscus throw-J-JSerwlck (E), Geigel. (A), R, Skilling (A), W4 ft in. , Shim- Broad (E), (Football ler (A), 18 ft. W in. " ' - <E), 295 _.,. . (BJ), Turner (g), tie 8 ft, .'3 }n, ' BphjB^^hUltBBTirW "*V meet'- Jgrjtt 1n 1Ve$4|iy,ftfternpp.n, Orlo and Don Titpnkft Boy, EnlUt mtfiflka: the lour Ue* and night, and charge.d with' forging a 'check endorsement- before Justice C. H. Qstwlnkle. It Is alleged that Gable, representing the .. Hamilton Hatcheries, Fort Dodge, in the Lakota territory, had received checks from the hatchery made out to Janssen and that the former had forged Janssen's name and signed his own in endorsing the checks and had cashed them. He waived preliminary hearing and Justice Ostwinkle hound him over to the next term of court and fixed his appearance bond at $500. This was furnished ..and Gable is at liberty pending trial »f the matter. License Revoked by Secretary Miller (Following "a public hearing held here, March 26, Secretary of State Miller has revoked the real estate •broker's license held by D. L. McDonald of this city. Miller declared McDonald guilty of violating laws and rules concerning the licensing of rea.1 estate brokers and salesmen. , VOICE STUDENTS IN FORMAL SPRING CONCERT FRIDAY The vocal departments of Algona junior and senior high v^U present a formal spring concert at the high school auditorium at 8 o'clock Friday evening. The concert will include numbers by soloists, small groups,' girls', glee club and boys glee club. Junior High to Sing Fifty-four voices, representing the junior high chorus,, will present several numbers among which are 'The Prayer" from Hansel and Gretel by Humperdlnk-j/ "Come, Ever Smiling Liberty", and "Largo" from Jferxes by Handel. The high school A-c»pella choir of 65 volc?s will slng^ selections from Nf»blp Gain, Polestrjna and Tkack, Over 125 students will take part in '-hi; program. Roaa)ie Swanson, Ann Stillman and Joan 'Pletch will toe dance. Marjorfe Dewel will present a Spanish dance and Harriet Schoby will tap , dance. JURY OUT NINE HOURS IN THE CURRENT CASE Plaintiff Sued for $6182.51 Damages in Auto-Truck Collision Trial; Given $2678.04 Following the taking of testimony in the Current vs. Eva Thompson and Martin T. Thompson case, the jury was given Instructions and retired for deJibelraHcih at foufr o'clock Thursday afternoon. The case had taken' up three days' time. Nine hours later or 1 o'clock a. m Friday morning the juryfiad reached agreement. Current, .plaintiff, had sued for $6182.51 as damages-resulting from a collision : between his car and -the . Thompson truck on. -highway No. 9, one and a half miles west of Buffalo Center October 6, 1942. - • Jury Outs Askings Following nine hours' deliberations over the testimony the jury awarded the plaintiff $2678.04. The costs were $184.30 and were assessed to the Thompsons. The jury was discharged as was the entire panel for the March term and court adjourned. Throughout the coming months, until tho next term in September no cases will be tried, the judges appearing at regular intervals to take care of orders, equity and probate cases that can be disposed of without juries. Algona Buttermakers Receive Good Rating In Scoring Contest In an educational butter scoring contest held at Williamsburg, last Wednesday, under the supervision of Iowa 1 State College, Harold Glienke and Irwin Seeman, of Algona, were given good ratings as was also Martin Bleich of Bancroft. Russell Medin, butter maker at Whittemore, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Medin of this city, was also given good rating and special meh- AprU 15th Warmest Day Sui«e Jan, I . Ja»t We* to W, th« high u ACADEMY SHOW SEES KNOCKOUT THURSDAY NIGHT With fifteen' bouts on the program and six of them participated in by older and experienced boxers the show at the St. Cecelia academy Thursday night proved highly entertaining to an appreciative and large house. Harold Glienke refereed the bouts and Kenneth Samp was time-keeper. Lighter Weights The first nine bouts were put on by lighter weights, younger aspirants for glove honors and the boxers at times really- meant business which added to the enjoyment of the spectators. In the 35-lb. elass Clonnlng lost to Winkel; 37, Ib. Black vs. Black was a draw; 40 lt>. Ib. C. Weard vs. R, Lane battled to a draw and In the UO Ibs. class Parks beat Moe; Wiese and Fitzpatrick fought to a draw and in the 120 Ib. class Reynolds won -over Godfredson; Maharis 113 and Weiii- er 112 fought with Maharis to win. Golden Glove lighters In the heavier and more experienced classes -Lane 133 won over Goodman 133, both of Algona; 'Stoffel 165 and Zeiglar 170 battled with a win for the former, both of Algona; Cavanaueh 160 of Mason City, lost to Forsberg, Algona; Philip Reefer 132 won over Gilbrlde 133, both of Algona ;'Priebe 170 lost to Earl Zeigler 16, both of Algona; and Vega, 133, Mason City, was knocked oi»t toy Alex Reefer, 135, of Algona. The show proved so entertaining to the spectators that many requests were made for another show in the near future and Father Sweeney, director and" sponsor of the show, said that perhaps ar rangements could be made for a repeater in the near future. ' Navy Relief Drive Meets With Fine Co-operation The navy relief drive started off Monday morning with every Indication that the week would see the quota of $1,500 for Kossuth reached. To give proper Impetus $25 Were given by John Crowcll, J. W. Haggard, Mrs. A. Hutchison, John Frankl, Dr. P. V.. Janse, Al&ona creamery employees, Security Savings Bank employees and Iowa State Bank employees, according to Dr. L. C. Nugent, Algona chairman. Mrs. Harold Cowan has charge of the milk' bottle phase of the fund. In the different business places a milk bottle is placed and into -it is dropped pennies, nickels, small* change, etc. Lyle Mathes has placed a large milk bottle symbol outside the Algona creamery and as the change rises In the other milk bptlles It is recorded upon the symbol. Mrs. H. B. White has chargu of the house'to house solicitation and is being: aided in this by members of the Legion Auxiliary, the Beta Sigma!Phi sorority girls and the Wan-Tan-Ye chib. Sugar Registration a Big Job In County KOSSUTH COUNTY FARMERS TO VOTE ON WHEAT QUOTA Referendum to be Held on May 2. Local AAA Offices to Hold Polling for the County , Kossuth county farmers, In fact all Iowa farmers, corn as well as ( wheat producers, have a vital in- i tares t in the outcome of the second national wheat marketing quota referendum vote on May 2, according to Robert M. Loss, Kossuth "' vote on the Kossuth referendum Will be' conducted by secret 'ballot nt the AAA office in Algona and .county Committeemen will serve as 'judges and clerks of the balloting. Farmers Should 'Approve "If the nation's wheat farmers fall to approve marketing quotas for the 1942 crop it will mean that no wheat loans will J>e available. .Without the support ot these loans ,a sharp drop ire the wheat market l can logically be expected, and in order to compete, with .cheap wheat for the feed grain market, the .price of corn would be forced down, with the result that both the wheat and corn producers would suffer," Mr. Loss said. (Loss reported that approximately 10,000. Iowa farmers and landlords will be, eligible to vote in the quota referen'dum.on May 2, and declared that these voters' have ah obligation to agriculture as a whole to keep wheat production' in balancr in order that the surplus supplies will not threaten the entire farm price structure and the nation's agricultural war production effort. 204,000 Acres In Wheat low&'s 1941 wheat production of 2,913,000 bushels may seem- insignificant in comparison to rational production, but the diversion of part of the 204,000 acres planted to Wheat in the state last year to vital war crops will enable farmers of the state to increase their contribution to war production by growing 'more soybeans^ flax, and commercial vegetables. % While Iowa's 1942 wheat acreage is already seeded, and barring adverse weather conditions a crop assured, the continuation' of quotas is important to the orderly marketing of the crop, and the maintenance of fair prices for producers through commodity loans. "Regulations governing eligibility for voting on the quota referendum are the same this year as they were a year ftgo," Loss said, "with every wheat -producer who has an allotment of 15 acres or more qualified to participate. In the event that .T. Officers for Year Seneca: The Seneca P, T. A- held its Anal meeting of the year at the Seneca School, April 9, with the electiowof officers as follows; president, Mrs. Charles MPKean; vice president, Mrs- fK>y Osborn and secretaryrtreasurer, Mrs. -Virgil Moore. A very inter?f tln«f prqgram was given consisting pf vocal selections fry Keiwetb VoJSgC '" UoiW by Blvln Goijfred; ftratipn, GraftliHE J»« Jwkj^MerrH} dei Pudding, Petersen; phonic?, 0| second ]ua "" both a landlord and tenant are in- jvolved, each of them is eligible to ] vote, but in no case is one person I or corporation allowed more than one vcte." OTie consumer sugar rationing reglstratoin in Kossuth county on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, May 4, 5, 6, and 7, is "going to 'be a big job. Within those four days the 26,011 residents of the county will have to call at their nearest school house and register in order that they may receive their ration of sugar during the duration. The county school system, under direction of County. Superintendent A. E. Lauritzen, will serve as registering officials. School of Instruction On Saturday, April 25, a school of instruction will be held for the .officials In charge of the registration, in the high school auditorium, Algona.. At 9:00 a. m. all superintendents of public high schools will meet for instructions or. "Th-« Plan for Trade Registration." At 10:00 a. m. all superintendents of public and elementary schools,' all teachers, all rural teachers anil all directors or appointed citizens in all closed rural school districts. Fred Kent, Kossuth county rationing, administration and A. E. Lauritzen, county superintendent, will have charge of this meeting. All Must Register On May 4, 5, 6, and 7 all of the county's population must register and in cases where failure to register is made the person must call at the rationing board office in Algona and besides registering must show good reason why they failed to make application during the days of registration!. Only one in a. family needs to register. A father, mother, husband, wife, son, daughter, sister Or brother may register and make application for all such family membe'rs. There are 11,089 rural folks and 14,683 town folks listed as eligible "for sugar rationing books i,n Kossuth county. 186 Schools for Registration There are 186 schools in Kossuth county and each one will have a registration officer for the four days. All registrants are. expected to.make application at, the school ., Forms have 'been received ,,by Kent's office and these'will be distributed to the different schools by the county superintendent's office. A total of 126,800 pieces of literature make up these different forma and constitute an application, a rationing book, dealer's book, dealer's stamps, Instructions, receipts and book of instructions. These Pieces Gathered It can readily be seen that gathering these various pieces into unit groups is an 1 immense job.. It is for this purpose that 55 Algona women have worked at the courthouse yesterday, today and tomorrow. They are handling all of these pieces and making packages equal to thr number of registrants in each of the various school districts. The 55 women divided their time into the three days as follows: Monday's Workers Edythe Brundage, Maxlne Walker,.Helen White, Rhoda Bonar, Harriet Haggard, Mrs. Bill Sharp, Josle MeEvoy, Genevleve Genrich, Dorothy Dewel, Ruth Conklin, Cidney Laird, Clara Schaap, Mrs. Harry Holmes, Hazel Lusby, Mrs. Paul Wille, Mrs. . Allen Brunson, Mrs. Andrew Hansen, Mrs. Alf Kresensky,'Mrs. Hugh Colwell, Lorraine Morrison, Rubie Orton, and Mrs. C. H. Beardsiey. Tuesday's Workers Marie Falkenhainer, .Helen Dickinson, Mrs. W. G. McCullough,, Mrs. J. F. Overmyer, Mrs. >L. G. Baker, Netha Mathes, Dena Kohlhaas, Mrs. Rockey Mrs. Dud McDonald, Mrs. H. M. Hauberg, Eva Smith, Clara Ogg, Vale'ria Williams, Hazel Lusby and Mrs. F. R. Halderman. Wednesday's Workers Mrs. J. H. Brandt, Helen Pletch, Hazel Miller, Hilda Lynch, Mrs. Fred Timm, Charlotte Bloom, Mrs. Buthman. Catherine Gllmore, Mrs. Eason, Mrs. Al Granzow. Mrs. Dud McDonald, Valeria Williams, Mrs. C. A. Phillips, Mrs. L. M. Merritt and Mrs. John Ditsworth. Trade Registration. .The trade registration for sugar rationing:,-has -been set for next Tuesday ;and' Wednesday, April 28 and, 29.,;'This, _^_,,— ^_^ TTKeTe registrations 'will lie made' at high schools and consolidated 'schools in the county. SHARON K., THIRD DAUGHTER OF MR. AND MRS. R. HUFF Burned at farm Home Saturday Afternoon; Died in Hospital Hero Sunday Morning When Sharon Kay Huff, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Huff, decided to hejp her mother by building a flre in: the stove Saturday afternoon and climbed to a window where she secured matches she) lighted piece of paper and her dress: caught flre causing burns which later proved;'fatal. The accident occurred at : the farm home three miles north of Sexton. An older, sister, Shirley, 8, tried to beat out' the flames and called her mother who was outside but before thtt burning clothing could be removed the little tot had-received serious burns. ' • Bushed to Hospital Here The parents hurried the "victim into an automobile and drove to Algona and the patient was, given treatment at the General Hospital. However, the burns were t8o deep- seated /and the child die,d nima' hours,, later, 2r20 Sunday morning; Funeral : services were field ,'frons l Merritt' Funeral home in- charge of Rev. Edward Franklin Lfpscortib of the Church of the Nazarene here' at 2:30 Monday afternoon, ahd interment was made'in th^Wfialey, cemetery. Pallbearers' weie^RJch* ard Lipscomb, Harold Blajichard, Paul McVeigh and Russell McVeigh, city., \ ' ;( Parents, Sisters Survive /The parents, Mr. and .M^s,, Ray, Huff, live in the tenant house oft the Carl Paetz farm north of Sexton, having moved there Marcli 1st. They have two daughters, Shirley and Sandra, also surviving. Mrs. Mary Huff, Algona, is the mother of Ray, and he * was born and raised in this neighborhood, Mrs. Huff's parents are Mr. and Mrs. Joe Gunder. also living in this city. Mr. and Mrs. Huff are well known in Algona. and the Sexton neighborhood and the sympathy ot the community, goes out to them In ' :> S3«f^ H. S. ATHLETES AT POCAHONTAS MEET FRIDAY Accompanied by Coaches Ridenour and Cox Friday afternoon a group of local high school athletes took part in the- 13th annual Pocahontas field meet in which more than a dozen schools were represented. Oi?r boys were ..entered in eight events and placed in three of them as follows: broad jump, Stephens 3rd," 18 ft. 5 in.; medley race, in which, there were 11 teams participating, we placed 5th; mile relay; tied for third with Humboldt, 3:58.6 r Belay Team Disqualified The Algona relay team was disqualified because of Stephens twice beating the gun. The relay. 880 yards, entries were Stephens, Holdren, Holmes and Calhoun. In. the shot put, Geigel, Holdren; football throw, Holdren, R. Skilling; high jump, Turner, Holmes; broad jump, Stephens,. Turner; 100 yard dash, Calhoun; medley race, Palmer, Gunder Holmes, Holdren; mile relay, Stephens, Calhoun, Geigel, Lashbrook. on The Senec* P. A. ww *59B9«r ot # very »»«? JUA& program tl}& year. Fenton Birthday Club Elects Officers Fenton: The H^ppy Birthday club met'We'dne«day afternoon with Mrs. Brvin Solberg, Ten members were present and Meedamcs Russell Kuhn and 'Percy Larsen of Cylinder. 'Bernard Sojberg of Ringsted and; Rose Reasoner Sweet qf High School Band Director to New Job in Mississippi Following the high school band parade on State street Monday forenoon in behalf of the navy relief drive, the director and teacher of ;he hand, Dan Jensen, left for Greenville, Miss,, where he has accepted a post with the Greenville ligh school at an increase of $400 per year In salary. Mr. Jensen has headed the band and orchestra division here the past two years and was competent and well-liked by the students. Mrs, Jensen, a graduate in music at Iowa State Teachers College, will take over Mr. Jensen's class.es here until the close pf the school year. Kossuth AAA on KGLO Tuesday* and Memorial Services Held for Late Members of Kossuth County Bar (Memorial services were held Friday afternoon in open court here for the late (Jesse Lee 'Bonar and William Barlow Quarton, mem- bes of the Kossuth county bar association many years. The. bar sponsored the~services. E. J. Van Ness read the resolutions for J. L. Bonar and L. B. Llnnan for W., B, Quarton and the .resolutions were spread ore the courfrecords. F. F. Faville, former supreme court judge of Storm Lake, made the memorial address. Mr. Bonar and Mr: Quarton had both practiced law in Algona, the former 'for 46 years and; he latter was district judge many years. for Kossuth County Fair Offers Prizes for Best Victory Garden To assist in stimulating interest in town gardens, as well as food production, the Kossuth County Fair is this year offering special prizes for Victory garden exhibits, The products of the garden must have been grown exclusively in a town garden containing not more than 600 square feet. Bach exhibitor is limited to showing not more than ten varieties «r different vegetables from the 'garden with not less than 12 specimens of each except that peas and beans are to be shelled in one pint containers. The prizes consist of first $5.00, second ?3.'00 and third $2.00 in defense 'savings stamps. Farm gardens are not eligible for prizes. Sorty-JFour'^Sniden^i Rate on Algona High Honor Roll Five honor'student ita- the- Weal high school rated' "A" out "of the forty-four who placed on the 50!! during the past nin'e weeks' period. The "A" students are ,"B6b, Reed, sophomore; Mary Frances^ Carney ind Jeanne Guderian, ' Maxine Dailey and seniors. - „. » ; < Others on |he hoi freshmen—Mary 'Ai Brownell, Robert Fu< Us Kain, John !£en.efidk; sensky, r " 2 —'- •" **-* Latag, ; r ^_ _ sek, Georgia^wibne —Julie Chr||oW^ 2fT ford, Donna •. ~ Marilyn .JCeer... r ..,.. ,.... Reed,- FJoyd 'Sawyer antfj Sklllhg; iunWs-MSlo'"" George Banwarf, Bljl BI Buthmaw, •' R -*'-* < -' Betty Jane Pat Lynch, Pat Pollard; seniors—Kenri Max Bartholq^Mffi?S1 Jean Gross,* r'CharJptlfc'"' v Johi Owen Nicbolff, JCMcfc- Palmer,, 1.. Schemel, Berneipe Venema and cil Will. Ppst 'gradates are Ver- cna Hagg an4 Dorothy -Hoover, Marriage Licenses Increase Past Week The past week sa\v a 100 per cent increase In marriage licenses when four were issued, fey County Clerk Mrs, MeEvoy. The past two months licenses have beep Issued flnly by ones or twos during the weeik. Rec£ ords are M^Jyln logemann. Led yard to Am^d^, Kadtag, F Frank W. An4pw»n to Nellie son, both of Swe,« CJtyj Nate « to to'ogep N«uroth, Walter CwaenA t Q .»ftxi M Berh,owi both of Swea -. '** j'* Algona City Council Protests Telephone Company Hike InlRatet At tfte r«gH}ar clfy council Ing lasj: Timrs^fty jUyht a resolution was drawn MJ, pf«»ented anj acted «pon by #»e *0.unpy pr ing to? proposed ^ .per cent IB telephone rates b> tb. e Telephone the resolution which, wjU In a r«njio circuit which _^_ _ _^ .r*-i|

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