The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 12, 1943 · Page 7
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the Algonq Upper DCS Moinejs, Alg0fia,,Iow,a, August 12,1943 Rtlss Anna Buss, daughter of Mr., and Mrs. D. J. Bus*, Is enjoy- ingj a two weeks' vacation from duties at the Iowa State Bank. Miss Kuth Turner spent Saturday; and Sunday here visiting her mother, Mrs. Jessie Turner. Ruth is employed at the state house in De9 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., whfere they will spend a week while Mr. Kent attends to business matters. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Oranzow and their son, Boyd, and .Mrs. E 1 . E. Sawyer and son, Floyd, visited in Ames Tuesday, looking over Iowa State College. Dr. and Mrs. John Keneflck and their., three., sons,.. Michael Stephen and Tommy, left Wednesday for Lake Okobojl where they will spend a week or ten days vacationing. Miss {Catherine Karr Is visiting: here from Ireton, Iowa, with Mr and Mrs. Andrew M. HanSen. Mrs. Hansen_an,d Katherine's mother, the former Ivodelle Coughlin, are sisters. Mrs. A. A. Bishop is leaving Sunday for £>an 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. -.HENS' Hose tons i°s C aad P colorc a ombinations. • Short or long ayto • English ribs and Ink stylts .Jnk and link or »rap styles • Fancy weaves • Sizes 10M to 13 Regular 3 pairs 89< CLEARANCE PRICE I PAIRS FOR ?* , I^'V ISH Gas 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 man* ufactured at one place, the explosive at another, and the assembly completed 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, munitions, supplies—all are being moved in quantities unheard of before. It's the biggest transportation problem in fc|story--a problem which is being bandied swiftly, efficiently,' by American railroads. ' i '•'•'•' • ^Ifarth Western's" 32,000 skilled railroaders sure proud to share the solving of this problem, and their continued effort will be limited only by the supply of materials obtained to maintain track and equipmeqt adequately^ SERVING "AM?RICA IN WAR AND PEACE FOB AIMPSI A CINTU8Y CHICACOand NORTH WESTERN LINE *•'* Mrs. J. f. Bahottnon 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. Emil Wopdworth and three sons, Jim, Bob and Billy, left for Los Angeles, California, Tuesday after visitirtg here for five weeks, with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Scott Nolahd, and other relatives. Her parents and the Rex Nolands took the four to 'Boone to visit relatives before leaving on the train that evening. Mrs. P. F. Kriethe 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 hava 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 Navul Reserve some time ago. He had attended Loras College, Dubuque, 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. - Mr. and Mrs. Sten Pruitt are parents of their first child, a daughter, Shannon Maria, born Sunday morning at the Kossut.h hospital. The Pruitts have been staying with Mrs. Pruitt's parents, jMr. 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 &reat 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. MrMahpn's honor. Dr. Carpenter is serving overseas with the army. Mrs. McMahon recently had word that another aaughfer, "'Mrs. Richard Sch'rAitz, 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 Oranzow spent the week end in Cedar Rapids attending a sales conference. Mrs. Martin Bonnstetter visited at West Bend last week with her 1 sister, Mrs. Alex Bonnstetter. Mrs. Marie Pedersen has gone for the week to Stanberry, Mo., where she will attend a church meeting. John Wicldln 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. Hemp- Iiill 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 is 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 Rihgsted 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 Sandberg, 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. 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 Alber Lea, Minn.; arrived Monday to visit Anne Rockey, daughter o Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Rockey. Bettj will return to Albert Lea Satur day., The. Golds were ;formerlj of Algona. Mrs. Laura M. Vande has rent ed the Joe Greenberg home or North Dodge Street; The hous was'' formerly occupied by Mrs Gusty Patterson who has gone with Mrs. Sadie Frankl to New Orleans where the two expect to obtain employment. Mrs. Bob Lafiarre 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 Norton, of Minneapolis, are enjoying several days with their mother, Mrs. F. S. Norton, and the Milton Norton family. Eleanor just returned Monday from a visit at Buffalo, New York Mrs. and Mrs. II. L. Woodward of Sioux City arrived Sunday evening to visit friends here. They stayed with the Alfred Semons. Before coming to Aigona they had been at Ames visiting their son, Richard, who is studying at lo-.va State College under V-12. The Woodwards left for Sioux City Tuesday, to visit Mrs. Woodward's sister. Don Winkel, son of Mr. and Mrs. L. 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 lias finished a year of schooling at Loras College, Dubuque. . Mrs. Winifred Goodnow and son Bob, of Iowa City returned with the formers aunt, Mrs. Li 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 sor.ie 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 Lowman 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 etid 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 UenrS* At fin** > iington; fcoth- Mr,, ftttfl '- ttUft „ Henry work In a govWnrti^nt'&lAiw '',' at Burlington, Mrs. Martin'* , plans for the future' are undeddw; ' , as yet. » / ' • v ,, THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY, AUGUST 12 - 13 - 14 Tim Holt "FIGHTING BUCKAROO" Cattle Rustlers run for Cover Glenda Farrell "NIGHT FOR CRIME" It's Gay and Goulish SUN., MON., TUBS., WED., AUGUST 15 - 16 - 17 - 18 Second Feature — Henry Stephenson in "THE MAN TRAP" <8X&B&y&&^^ 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 Are 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 you in an how or two. You save time and a lot of unnecessary mess, Sheetrock forms precast interiors which are strong, rigid, crack resisting anil will not rot, warp or burn, because it is / founded on rock, ' = r Any type of decoration may be used on Sheetrockr the fireproof wajlboard. -All . joints .vanish permanently when Sheetrock is used. HAVE CBACKISP FI<AS?'|3R PROBLEMS Wl CAN SpIA^ TIliM FOR VOtJ* BOTSFORD LUMBER! CC>!* PHONE 256 m ENRICHED JUMBO SLICED WHITE BREAD T/a-lb. Double Loaf 11 2-lb. fkg. 10-01. Jar 0-oc. Jar • 10-oz. Jar S-oz. Bottle 18c 26c 13c 31c FORT DEARBORN SODA CRACKERS .... COMK AGAIN BRAND QUEEN OLIVES CREAM SALAD FRENCH'S MUSTARD.. FAMOUS DURKEE'S DRESSING.. \VOUCIIESTEnSHIIlK x FRENCH'S SAUCE .... EXTRACT—Vi-oz. BOTTLE 120 BURNETT'S VANILLA.. NATIONAL BRAND CELERY SEED NATIONAL BRAND GROUND BLACK PEPPEfl NATIONAL BRAND PICKLING SPICE IN CARTONS PURE LARD «££• 18c SHORTENING—Point Value'13 Barton -«•»• TREND FRUIT PECTIN PSN-JEL ..• . Bottle 2-oz. Carton 4-oz. Tin 2-oz. Carton SWEET—MADE FROM SUGAR CANE, GRANDMA'S Molasses HILLS. FOLGER'S OR HASH'S COFFEE Sweet Girl Brand—Cola, Gingerale & Sparkling Water Beverages NO STAMP REQUIRED FOR COFFEE Mb. Glass Jar 33 24-oz. iBot+les PLUS BOTTLE DEPOSIT EXTRACT 1 A _ IOC < rt _ 1UC ••A • i\nw i, ^^^_ Imitation Vanilla »°*. 5 Container 65 C Bring Your Own Container—BULK, CIDER VINEGAR Gallon PORK LOIM ROASTS POINT VALUE 7. > 2-S Lb. C Av 9- Lb. FRESH DRESSED STEWING Lb. Pigs Feet . « NO POINTS Crystal White ORANGES LAUNDRY SOAP California 200 size DOZEN I FRESH, CRISP AND GREEN Pascal Celery *t.. k 5c HOME GROWN—FRESH AND CRISP Carrots... 2—lie CALIF. 5UNKIST-360 SIZE ..^.^^ ..... p^29c DUZ 23c * t RIIVSO MINNESOTA GROWN-EARLY CHIOS Potatoes 10 > TOIlBf TlffVI I^OfiTHBIUy ' ••- ttjm^ajl taK|^^^g ' faj^u^^^.'.,.^. |»-j-j.,»,».--_^^.^. 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