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"" The Algona Upper Des Molnes, Algona, Iowa, April 16,1943 SWEA EAGLE BOY GRADUATES FROM LUKE HELD, Swea Eagle—W., M. Bafger left Thursday for Phoenix, Arifc., to be present Monday when his son, Aviation Cadet Donald Bargor will be graduated as an Army flier In exercises at Luke Field. He will receive the rank of lieutenant In the Aft Corps. Donald, a graduate of Grant school, 1935, completed four years at Iowa State College, Ames. Before his army enlistment he wns employed • by the DeKalb Seed CM. at Jackson, Minn., and Storm 'Lake. The John Jongberg and Emil Larson families were Sunday dinner guests at the O. A. Jenson home. Mrs. Martin Gable was hostess at her home Friday afternoon where members of her M. E. Circle met for their regular monthly meeting. Mrs. John Jongberg, Mrs. Emil Larson and Mrs. Francis Torino- entertained the Baptist Ladles at Guild Hall last Friday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Jenson and daughters, Mafcia and Aletha, were Sunday visitors of Mrs. Jensen's mother, Mrs. Alpm Jacobson at Winnebago, Minn. On Saturday, April 3, two Sons were born to Swea parents. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Johnson, employed at Stuart Butterflelds and Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Schumacher. They have two other children, a 'boy and a girl. Wesley Lickteig Boys Service Transferred Wesley—Mrs. Dennis Lickteig, the former Luella Waldschmidt, spent last week at the home of Mr. Licktelg's parenfis, (Mr. and Mrs. John Lickteig. Sunday she went to to Clair where she will visit at the Elliot Waldschmidt home. Dennis Lickteig Is at Ft. Dix, N. J., having been transferred there from Camp Hood, Texas, a month ago. Don Lickteig is somewhere in the Pacific war zone. Good Start A lamb born on the Rlgsby Bros, farm near Keosauqua Is starting the season off very well. The lamb Weighed 18% pounds at birth, which Is considerably larger than the av erage lamb of 8 pounds. 1&4& iv^..^1,1 S* 1 ?vP*lV\,, s 'l«s?@s&i& • $&^££&i38$&r- fc'je "'...•'vAV ?,*&<'?? o^^osj*. *>*>»?: ,e«' £«>$& WITH SWIFTS EGG MASH « Heavy laying puts a real strain on £011 r hens. Unless they get the essential food elements, this.strain will result in breakdowns, falling production. Swift's Egg Mash, rich in the elements that make eggs, maintains poultry strength and health. Containing animal and vegetable protein; vitamins A, B,D, G, and K; calcium, phosphorus, manganese, and trace elements, Swift's Egg Mash is made to balance home-grown grains and roughages , for low-cost egg production—maintenance of health! Order a supply today,. SWIFT & COMPANY • DAIRY & POULTRY PLANT "Bitter Quality 1 * SEALS "Qulokir SirvlM" livtriial , ommrnM HIADQUARTERS for AMDI-TO-ORDII RUBBIR! STAMPS YQUR OROIH WILl II FILLED PROMPTLY AND IFFIIttTW . . . > '•*-,.' . . i~ ' . - • - " •. . • w* iBWrB' W^™pw WPi»B fPW**§ TWW*wd ^pffWBH* «MP?P ~ ^ wVVL| i ia4ffi ittfl ftuMpf ^ ••. •• • The Algona Upper Des Moines ARLIN OF LOTTS CREEK WEDS BODE GIRL tA post-nuptial shower was hel Saturday afternoon at the Jon Kohlwes home In honor of Mrs Arlin Kohlwes, nee Donnabell Insko. Mrs. Minnie Reisner woi high and Mrs. J. Will low. Th honoree received many beautifu gifts. Arlln Kohlwes, son of Mr. am Mrs. John KohlWes, and Donnabell Insko were married April 3rd a 12-J30 at the home of the bride parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mark Insko Bode. The Rev. Robert P. Phillips LuVerne, performed the ceremony ,The couple were attended by Don aid Insko, brother of the bride, an Doris Cooper, cousin of the bride The bride wore an old rose stree length dresa and her flowers wer roses. Her attendant wore a pow der blue street length dress anc her flowers were carnations. After- the ceremony a receptlor was held for the immediate rela lives of the couple. Those attend ing were: Mr. and Mrs. John Kohl wes, Mr. and Mrs. Everett Dreyo and family of Fenton, Mr. and Mrs Paul ElgJer and family of Fenton Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Peterson o Vincent, Iowa, and Mr. and Mrs Mark Insko and family of Bode. The bride is a graduate of th Algona high school, class of 4 and has for the past one and orje half years been teaching a rura school in Cresco Twp. Arlin is th youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. John Kohlwes. Since he finished schoo he has been Associated with hi father in farming. Mrs. Kohlwe will finish her school term and th couple will make their home with the groom's parents. MB. AND MRS. ED OHM OBSERVE ANNIVERSARY lA number of relatives and friend gathered at the home of Mr. am Mrs. Ed Ohm, Fenton, Sunday eve nlng to remind them It was thei 20th wedding anniversary that day Those from here attending were Mr. and Mrs. John Schallin, Mr and Mrs. H. F. Mittag, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Pompe, Mr. and Mrs Wm. Lelninger and family, Mr. an Mrs. Arthur Kressin and family Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Buss and f,am ily, Mr. and Mrs. Will Boettcher Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Reidel, Mr and Mrs. George Jentz and family Mr. and Mrs. Will Schmidt am Martin, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Lie and Arnold and Ella and Mr. ant Mrs. Carl Zumach; Mr. and Mrs Frank Schumacher, Whittemore Mr. and Mrs. Louis Fritz and Mi and Mrs. Robert Schmidt, Fair mont, Minn., and Mr. and Mrs. Vir gil Zwievel and family of Dolliver "500" was played for entertain ment. Herman Mittag and Mrs George Jentz received the higl score prizes, Virgil Zwievel ant Mrs. Will Buss received low anc Carl Zumach the chair prize. Th honorees received many gifts. A lunch was served later in the eve ning, which was brought by th guests. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Dreyer an Larry -Butt were Frjday evening visitors of Mr. and Mrs. John Schallin. -, :.,-.. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Kressin entertained a number of relative and friends at their home Saturda. evening in honor of their 14th wed" ding anniversary. The Ladles Aid (met Friday aft ernoon at the Lutheran school with Mrs. Carl Zumach as hostess. Visi tors of the Aid were Mrs. Herman Hintz and Mrs. Bill Zumach. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Fritz and Mr and Mrs. Robert Schmidt, Sr., o Fairmont and Mr. and Mrs. Don aid Radig and family were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Johr Schallin. Everett Mittag of Buffalo, N. Y. came the past week for a visit a the home of his parents,. Mr. and Mrs. H. F. Mittag. Everett was em ployed In a defense plant there bu will soon be inducted Into the army Mr. and Mrs, Martin Meyer, Mr and Mrs. Nick Gengler and fanv ily, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Rusch am family, Whittemore, and Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph Will, Algona, were Friday evening visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Leininger to help Mrs Leininger celebrate her birthday which was that day. From the Files TEN YEARS AGO A meeting of the Algona Coun- :ry Club was to be called to de- ermine whether or not the' club should open this year because of he depression. Leo Spllles had purchased a half nterest in the Kohlhaas Hardware. He had been a salesman for .'the Uthe Hardware Co. of Des Moines. Mrs. John Wermersen had died at her home on State Street. She was' survived by her husband and six children, (Mr. and Mrs. J, W;* Haggard said hat home looked good to them' as :hey arrived in Algona from a four months' stay In Texas. ' five Algona business firms had ipplied for licenses to sell the new :4i beer. The drys of the commun- ty were greatly alarmed and had rganlzed to combat the awful in- luence the beverage, was expected .o have on the community. Maurice McMahon, county at- orney, and Dorothy Mangan were married at St. Cecelia's church. TWENTY YEARS AGO L. ^T, Benjamin, wife murderer who had served two years of a 50 ear- sentence at 'Fort Madison, died f a bipod clot at the prison. Miss Elizabeth Upton had been ired as home demonstration agent 07 tbe County Farm Bureau. She was a graduate of Upper, Iowa University and low* State College. (Friends were congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Theo. Chrjschilles on the birth of an eight and a quarter pound boy. The child was named John Ricbard CJirUcbiUes. Two AJgona young people, Helen Murtagk and Cenflis JSeyeVa represented their school at a declamatory cpRtest at; Webster City, "NISEIi" SOLDIERS TRAIN—Washington, I>. C., Official U. S. Army Photograph—Members of the 100th battalion, formerly part of the Hawllan National Guard "Nisei", American bom citizens of Japanese ancestry are pictured at their camp. Staff Sergeant Harry Mijamoto, who was a professional boxer In his days as a civilian back In Hawaii, lectures on a more potent form of ofnense. tho h"''il "rp» RED CROSS DRIVE OVERSHOT QUOTA; YIELDS $14,940 The complete report of Chairman M. H. Falkenhainer for the recent Red Cross county drive has been compiled, and it shows that the county exceeded its quota by almost "$3,000, which is considered a credit to the people, the chairman, and all committees. Work of this kind, which entails much time and effort, is rarely appreciated by folks who think the greatest hardship is giving money. Chairman M. H. Falkenhainer deserves much credit for the fine way he conducted this successful drive. The Red Cross will continue in its fine war work unabated. To Manager Rice and the manager of the Fenton theater due credit must be given also for aiding this fine work of the Red Cross. Red Cross is Insurance. ', There will be other drives for more funds for the Red Cross, and the county will always meet, and it is hoped, exceed, its quota. We have been blessed with wonderful crops and fine prospects for prosperity and the least we can do is to give liberally for brave members of the armed forces who risk their lives that America may remain free. Money donated to the Red Cross is our best insurance for future freedom, and it also insures our soldiers, sailors, and marines the comforts they might otherwise not enjoy. Give freely to the Red Cross whenever you are asked. Reports in Detail. The report, by towns and townships, follows: Township Quota Collected Eagle $ 190.00 $ 193.75 Grant 200.00 276.95 Springfield ___ 210.00 . 188.00 Hebron 230.00 335.00 Swea 275.00 279.55 Harrison _,.- 275.00 347.7 Ledyard 290.00 106.00 'Lincoln '290.00 257.50 Seneca 275.00 440.10 Greenwood ___ 260.00 316.75 Ramsey 250.00 316.10 German 280.00 355.25 Fenton 300.00 393.75 Bfirt 310.00 418.25 Portland 260.00 431.00 Buffalo 290.00 467.50 Letts Creek 320.00 378.25 Union 275.00 380.95 Plum Creek „_ 240.00 332.00 Wesley 300.00 352.50 Whittemore — 265.00 270.00 Cresco 285.00 317.00 Irvington 270.00 278.45 Prairie 280.00 248.00 Garfield 280.00 290.00 Riverdale 245.00 325.75 Sherman 260.00 307.90 Lu Verne 275.00 293.25 Town Quota Collected Algona _ 2,050.00 2,823.81 Bancroft 400.00 450.32 Burt - 250.00 354.05 Fenton 160.00 373.31 Lakota 190.00 220.61 Ledyard 130.00 158.75 Lone Rock 75.00 231.60 Lu Verne 240.00 249.30 Swea City 310.00 365.25 Titonka 245.00 364.25 Wesley 200.00 206.40 Whittemore __ 280.00 245.50 $12,000.00 $14,940.40 Of the above amounts reported $263.78 was collected in the theaters at Algona and $45.31 at the Fenton theater. QUARTERLY STATEMENT, SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS School District of Algona Independent, Township of Algona, County of Kossuth, for the quarter ending March 31, 1943. •General Fund Balance from previous quarter $25,230.21 Received during this quarter 014.61 Warrants drawn during this quarter 20,432.40 Balance at end of this quarter $ 5,412.42 School House Fund. Balance from previous quarter $16,853.24 WINDOWS ARE CLEAN AND SPARKLING when you use tidy house WINDOW . CLEANER Saves time, money, and effort too BETTER GROCERS HAVE IT Balance at end of this quarter $16,853.24 General Fund — Disbursements Advance Pub. Co. $ 16.69 Algona Co-op. Creamery 1.08 Algona Skelgas Co. 22.88 Algona Laundry 49.50 Algona Upper Des Moines 5.77 American Education Press 5.51 Arco Pub. Co. 2.06 Blossom Ins. Agency— 191.50 Botsford Lbr. Co. 3.93 Brookings Institute 1.00 Bureau Educa. Research 45.60 City of Algona 606.44 Committee to study organization of Peace— 4.50 Helen Comfort 1.27 Mrs. Henry Cook 11.25 Bert Cronan 11.00 Cowan Bldg. & Supply. 9.49 Decker Brothers 21.36 Mrs. Duane Dewel 36.00 Foster Furniture 4.08 Funk & Deim 5.01 Gregg Writer 2.00 Mrs. John Haggard 4.00 Huntington Lab. Inc. — 45.80 P. R. Irons 3.20 Iowa Tuberculosis Association . 5.00 Iowa Band Instr. Serv._ 2.00 Iowa Pupils Reading Girl. .42 C. S. Johnson 1.62 Johnson Service Co. 3.37 Roy Keen 9.00 Dick Keith 9.20 Keystone Envelope Co.- 7.85 Kohlhaas Hardware —_ 12.89 Kossuth Radio 2.72 K. & S. Hone Co. 4.11 Gordon S. Kuhn 21.75 Fur Cleaning and Storage Bring in your furs—or have our driver stop at your home and pick them up. Let us clean, glaze, reline and store them for you. INSURED COLD M01IEUX DRV GLEANERS and Phone 637 Kobnes $ Qopton Fine hosiery In the promenade. Fulfc' fashioned rayon by "Lido" of sheer,, service weight. "Sun Gay" Is the color tone for a note of beauty. Sizes 8>/ 2 to 101/2. ladies' and Missel' "Jeep" Anll.ts. Three pair guaranteed for three months. Solid color ribbed top. White, Red, Brown, Royal, Camel/ Blue, and Canary. Sizes 8-11. Anklets for Informal aStlre prove quite the thing. All over stripe In atwrted cvlors far any costume theme. Site 7-11, v Langan Paper Co. 73.17 Alonzo Leach 38.38 Les Reed Music Co. 1.63 Loring Supply Co. 5.98 Lowe & Campbell 2.41 Mrs. E. C. McMahon „_ 18.00 Mahaffey Typewri t e r Co. 2.00 Meade & Wheeler Co.— 4.75 J. W. Menge, Director. _ 1.60 Metropolitan Supply Co. 13.71 Midland Chemical Co.— 93.47 Miller Lbr. Co. 4.03 Mrs. Geo. W. Miller 5.05 Modern Dry Cleaners— 5.80 Mrs. Evelyn Moore 11.25 Nat'l Maintenance 48.00 Nichols Shoe Shop 2.50 F. S. Norton & Son 1253.06 Norton Machine Works_ 45.97 Northwestern Bell Telephone .'_ 51.11 Nuball Mfg. & Research Lab. 14.39 Pacific Press 1.50 Petty Cash 80.97 Pink Supply Co. 30.21 Post Dray & Transfer.. 6.64 Pratt Electric 39.84 Pratt Paper Co. 133.80 Richardson Hardware ._ 18.13 Row, Peterson & Co. — 9.38 Science Research Associates 2.76 Scott Foresman Co. 28.31 Security State Bank ... 5.16 Silver Burdette Co. 22.19 Sjogren Grocery 1.89 Anton Sorenson 18.75 Sorensen Grocery 21.28 Standard Oil Co. 36.56 Glenn Strayer 32.00 Mrs. G. W. Stillman ... 4.00 Mrs. Anna Button 12.61 Twentieth Century Fund 1.00 Thorpe Wood & Iron Works 10.45 Vance Music Co. 43.92 Webster Pub. Co. 4.18 W. M. Welch Mfg. Co. _ 26.58 Paul Wendell Music Co.. 2.50 Claude White 6.75 Total $ 3,489.42 Salaries 16,942.98 Total $20,432.40 I, Leora K. St. John, Secretary From where I sit . . , oe MarsJb. John Trumbull, our postmaster, looks up from his newspaper yesterday and says: "I see they caught another one o' them so- called 'gang-lords' of the Prohibition era. "Wonder how long it's going to take us to wipe out the evil Prohibition left behind . . . not to mention the billions of dollars it cost the people?" Well, John's right o' course. Hard to believe America could ever pass a law like Prohibition. But from where I sit it's a big consolation — now that Prohibition is over—to see how moderation and tolerance have grown up in its place. Nowadays, if a man enjoys a friendly glass of beer or two after a day's work, he not only can do it in clean, respectable surroundings-but he knows that no bootlegger or gangster is making a red cent on it. 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