The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 12, 1943 · Page 5
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 12, 1943
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«* u 'Srw? 12,, ,1943, Miss Anna Buss, daughter of Mr. t and Mrs. D. J. BUSK, is enjoying a two weeks' vacation from duties at the Iowa State Bank. Miss Ruth Turner spent Saturday; and Sunday here visiting her mother, Mrs. Jessie Turner. Ruth is employed at the state house in Deg Moines. Miss Evelyn Holland left Sunday after visiting her sister, Mis. L. E. Hovey, for a few days. Evelyn, operates a beauty shop in Minneapolis. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Kent left Saturday for Dearborn, Mich., where they will spend a week while Mr. Kent attends to busi- nesfe matters. Mr. arid Mrs. Albert Granzow and their son, Boyd, and Mrs. F. E. Sawyer and sbn, Floyd, visited in Ames Tuesday, looking over Iowa State College. Dr. and Mrs. John Kenefick and their., three., sons,.. Michael, Stephen and Tommy, left Wednesday for Lake Okobojl where they will spend a week or ten days vacationing. Miss Katherine Karr Is visiting here from Ireton, Iowa, with Mr. and Mrs. Andrew M. Hansen. Mrs. Hansen_and Katherine's mother, the former Ivodelle Cougli- lin, are sisters. Mrs. A, A. Bishop is leaving Sunday for San Diego, California, to visit her daughter, Mrs. W. W. Patterson. Mrs. Patterson's husband is a captain in the army at Camp Callan, California. John Bishop, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Bishop, has received his call to the service. He has been commissioned an ensign in the navy'and will leave for Hollywood, Florida, Monday. L< V OMENS' , , ~ ' ! *'( iymfhef Hose _~—•—•— . Club AAA q u «lg r ^ forced heels and toes. Stripes, clocks, plaids, and plain colors and color combinauons. • Short or long styles .English ribs and link styles . Link andlink or wrap styles . Fancy weaves . Sizes 10H to 13 Regular 3 pairs 89< CLEARANCE PRICE *& PAIRS FOR ,e Mrs. J. T. Bahonnon left Saturday for Wesley to visit her niece, Mrs. Esther Skow, and also her sister, who is up here visiting from Alamo, Texas. Miss Maude McBroom and Mrs. Ruth Gorr returned from Iowa City this week to visit the former's sister and the letter's mother, Mrs. A. A. Bishop. Miss Judy Sparrow, of St. Cloud, Minn., also came up with the women. Mrs. Emll Wopdworth and three sons, Jim, Bob and Billy, left for Los Angeles, California, Tuesday after visiting here for five weeks, with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Scott Nola'nd, and other relatives. Her parents and the Rex Nolands took the four to I'Boone to visit relatives before leaving on the train that evening. Mrs. P. F. Krlethe and daughter Eugenia Mae and Miss Evelyn Kuchenbecker left Tuesday after visiting Mrs. H. W. Miller, sister of Evelyn. The Kriethes had just returned from New York City where Eugenia Mae had been studying music. Miss Kuchenbecker is from Owatonna, Minn., and teaches school at Austin, in that state. Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Bishop went to Mason City Monday to look for a home. They will not be able to obtain a house until the first of September. Mr. Bishop has been transferred by the Northwestern Railroad to Mason City, where he will be agent. The Bishops have lived in Algona 22 years while he has been agent here. They have raised a fine family, and taken active part in community affairs. Bob Kohlhaas, son of Mr. and Mrs. Phil Khlhaas, received his call to the navy Monday morning. Bob enlisted in the Naval Reserve some time ago. He had attended Loras College, Dubuquc, for a year, and at the time of his call he was at Loras for summer school. . Bob left Monday evening from Dubuque for Minneapolis where he will receive further examinations. He was not able to return to Algona to see his parents before leaving. fMr. and Mrs. Sten Pruitt are arents of their first child, a daughter, Shannon Maria, born Sunday morning at the Kossuth hospital. The Pruitts have been staying with Mrs. Pruitt's parents /Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Norman, the past month or so while Mr. Pruitt recovers from a goitre operation This is the second granddaughter for the Normans in two weeks The baby was named Maria Eor her great grandmother, Mrs. Maria Anderson, Mr. Norman's mother, who makes her home in Omaha, the baby having been born on Mrs. Anderson's birthday. Mrs. S. E. McMahon and granddaughter, Betty, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Harig, returned Friday from Marshalltown where they had spent a week with Mrs. McMahon's daughter, Mrs. Ralph Carpenter and; family. On' Tuesday of last week friends of Mrs. Carpenter entertained at a luncheon in Mrs. MrMahon's honoi\ Dr. Carpenter is serving overseas with the army. Mrs. McMahon recently had word that another daughter, -"Mrs. • Richard -SchmitZj and three children, have arrived safely in Long Beach where they will make their home. Mr. Schmitz is stationed there in the Seabees. They formerly lived :'n Storm' Lake. Albert Gratizow spent the week end in Cedar Rapids attending a sales conference. Mrs. Martin Bonnstetter visited at West Bend last week with her sister, Mrs. Alex Bonnstetter Mrs. Marie Pedersen has gone for the week to Stanberry, Mo. where she will attend a church meeting. John Wlcldln is here from Os- kosh, Wisconsin, visiting friends and relatives. He is staying at the Alfred Larson farm. Mrs. Maurice, Bartholomew is having her vacation from the Annex this week. Mrs. W. P. Hemphill is taking her place. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Raney arrived Wednesday morning from Chicago to visit the former's mother, Mrs. Cora Raney. Joanne Allison, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. V. Allison, of Chicago arrived Friday to visit her aunt Mrs. G. C. Yeoman, and family. Myrna Lou, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Nyle Latch, spent Friday at Emmetsburg visiting the McAtee family. The McAtces are former Algona residents. Edward Norman, of Bode, and Richard Norman, of Des Moines, visited their mother, Mrs. Oscar Norman, this week. Richard if employed at Fort Des Moines. Mr. and Mrs.. George Johnson, of Eldora were Sunday dinner guests at the Herschel Thompson home. Mr. Johnson is an instructor in the industrial school at Eldora. George Hohn and son Arnold of Minnesota were at the Will Ladendorf and Lizzie Hohn homes last week. From here they went to Ringsted to visit the Vernon Hohn home. Ruth Ann Agard, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Burdette Agard of Sioux City, spent Thursday here with the Nyle Latch family. Her family is vacationing at Lake Okoboji. The Agards are formerly of Algona. Miss Meryl Norton of Moline Illinois, is here visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. E. Norton, for four weeks. She will return to Moline in a couple more weeks to resume her position as director of nurses at the city hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Sandberir, Sr., are returning to Lake Mills this week after living with their son, Bruce, and family for about a year. Mr. Sandberg was a former employee of the Swift & Co. at Lake Mills, but is now retired. Mrs. Bob LaBarre and daughter, Suzanne, arrived Tuesday morning from Parsons, Kansas, to visit her husband's parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. R LaBarre, and family. The Bob LaBarres are moving lo Kansas City, Missouri, as soon as living arrangements, can be made. Gloria Baker, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Baker, left Wed- neday for Oklahoma City to visit Harold E. Presthus, who is in the service. Gloria, who has been working at the telephone office since graduating from the Algona high school this spring, will remain in Oklahoma. Mrs. A. C. Ferguson', of Keokuk, Iowa, Mrs. M. M. Morrow, of Audubon, Iowa, and Miss Eelanor Morion, of Minneapolis, are enjoying several days with their nother, Mrs. F. S. Norton, and .he Milton Norton family. Eleanor iust returned Monday from a visit at Buffalo, New York Mrs. and Mrs. II. L. Woodward f Sioux City arrived Sunday even- ng to visit friends here. They stayed with the Alfred Semons. Before coming to Algona they had >een at Ames visiting their son, Richard, who is studying at V-12. The Sioux City State College under Woodwards left for Mrs. C. B. Murtagh and her daughters, Mrs. Theo Hutchison, Mrs. Mell Petersan, Mrs. Tom Kruse, and Jean, spent Friday till Monday evening in Minneapolis visiting Mrs. Murtagh's mother, Mrs. Cratty and her sister, Mabel Cratty. Betty Gold, daughter of Mr and Mrs. Raymond Gold, of Albert Lea, Minn., arrived Monday to visit. Anne Rockey, daughter -of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Rockey. Betty will return to Albert Lea Saturday., The Golds were formerly of Algona. Mrs. Laura M. Vande has rented ' the Joe Greenberg home on North Dodge Street: The house was formerly occupied by Mrs. Gusty Patterson who has gone with Mrs. Sadie Frankl to New Orleans where the two expect to obtain employment. TffjB/e FISH GETS AWAY B OYS who used to ride the "North Western" home from vacation, complaining about the "big one that got away," are now on PT boats, in submarines, or flying torpedo planes, getting another kind of big "fish" away where it counts most. But before those torpedoes are launched the^hell must be manufactured at one place, the explosive at another, and the assembly coofpleted at a third, and then transported to ocean cargo vessels. All of these operations require extensive rail service, By the same token, foods must be transported from farm to processor, from processor to consumer. And fighting men must be moved from home to camp, from camp to camp, and to ports of embarkation, This transportation is the job the railroads are performing. ; r ( Men; mwnitfcna; suppjies~-alt are being mayed la quantities unheard of before, ft's the biggest transportation problem in history— a. problem which ft being handled swiftly, efficiently; by American railroads; ' ( '' r?*prth Western's'! 32,000 skilled railroaders are proud to shar* tfce solving of this problem, and $eir continued effort will be iiiwted only by th> supply of materials obtained to maintain track and equipment adequately; **-*'* SERVING IN WAR ANP f OR ALMOST A CHICAGOund NORTH WESTERN LINIE $py&8&&0£^^ Wanted! Flax Straw We want to buy baled flax straw, either combined or threshed. Straw must be clean, dry, and at least eight inches in length. For prices and shipping instructions write or phone us. Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. Algona, Iowa R. A. Amundson, Local Representative 32-33 ®8&M®%X83^^ Arc Your Plastered Walls and Ceilings Badly Cracked? Let us fix them for you. Ask us about Sheetrock today. We can have a perfectly smooth new ceiling on for yqu in an hour pr two, You save time and a lot of unnecessary mess, Sheetrock forms precast interiors which are strong, rigid, crack resisting and will not rot, warp or burn, because it is founded on rock, H 'Any type of decoration may be wse4 on SJjeetroek, the fireproof waWioard. -All . joints,vanish permanently when Sheetrock is used. IF YOU HAVE CRACKED Wl CAN BOTSFORD FOB YOU* ?5fi Tuesday, to visit Mrs. Woodward's sister. Don Winkel, son of Mr. and Mrs. . A. Winkel, received his call Monday morning for the Navy Air Corps. He left Monday evening for Minneapolis to receive further examinations and instructions. Don enlisted in the Naval Reserve last December. He is a 1942 graduate of St. Cecelia Academy, and has finished a year of schooling at Loras College, Dubuque. . Mrs. Winifred Goodnow and son Bob, of Iowa City returned with the formers aunt, Mrs. JM G. Baker, from Clear Lake where they had spent the week end. Mrs Baker's sister, Mrs. H. H. Fritz, returned to Iowa City Saturday after visiting here, Mrs. Gaadnow is the daughter of Mrs. Fritz. The Goodnows will leave in a couple of days for their home in Iowa City. Merlin Altwegg, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Altwekk, of Racine, Minnesota has enlisted in the United States Navy and expects to be called for the service some time before his eighteenth birthday this month. Merlin was a former high studen t here before moving to Racine with his parents. Merlin spent last week at the home of his sister, Mrs. A. E. Jorgenson near Lone Rock. Mrs. Kathryn Mills and Miss Elnor Vannote were Monday visitors here from Grinnell and Ames respectively. The two have rented one of Mrs. Backus's apartments for the ensuing year, during which Miss Mills will teach American literature, speech and dramatics, and Miss Vannote will teach science, and supervise the school paper She has etken a course in journalism this summer. Maxine and Paul Nordstrom left last week after visiting for three weeks with their sisters, Mrs. Perry L,owman and Mrs. Donald Teeter. They were to journey to Ft. Leo-' hard Wood, Mo. to visit their brother, Cpl. Helmer Nordstrom, for several days. Following this visit they were to return to Portland, Oregon, where Maxine is employed at the Jantzen Knitting Mills and Paul will return to school. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Martin, of Bloomfield, Illinois, spent the week end here with the Raymon Henry family. The latter is a sister of Raymon. Frank is entering the service this week. His wife will visit her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Claude HenryV at lington: Both^ Mr., &M'• Henry work in a &ovfe'rnittefit'pi at Burlington, Mrs. MafH plans for the future are utideddM', as yefc i > ' * A \ ' • *' THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY, AUGUST 12 -13 .14 Glenda Farreli . "NIGHT FOR CRIME!" It's Gay and Goulish Tim Holt "FIGHTING BUCKAROO" Cattle Rustlers run for Cover SUN., MON., TUBS., WED., AUGUST 15 - 16 - 17 - 18 TRIPLE HEADER* Second Feature — Henry Stephenson in "THE MAN TRAP" ENRICHED JUMBO SLICED WHITE BREAD IVz-lb. Double Loaf II* POUT DEARBORN SODA CRACKERS .... COMK AGAIN BRAND QUEEN OLIVES CREAM SAT.AD FRENCH'S MUSTARD.. FAMOUS DURKEE'S DRESSING.. WORCKESTERSHIRE X FRENCH'S SAUCE .... EXTRAOT-J/fc-oz. BOTTLE 12e BURNETT'S VANILLA.. NATIONAL BRAND CELERY SEED NATIONAL BRAND GROUND BLACK PEPPER NATIONAL BRAND PICKLING SPICE IN CARTONS PURE LARD S'JORTENINti—Point Value" 13 TREND I'RUIT PECTIN PSN-JEL ... SWEET—MADE FROM SUGAR CANE. GRANDMA'S Molasses 2-lb. Pkg. 10-oz. 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