The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 9, 1936 · Page 3
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MRS. BOETTCHER NAMED TO LEAD BUFTAUXIUARY Mrs. Schenck, Secy., Mrs, Hansen, v. p., And Mrs. Graham, Treas. Hurt: The following officers were elected by the American Legion Auxiliary at Its meeting last week Tuesday: Mrs. W. W Boettcher, president; Mrs. I. W. Hansen, vice president; Mrs. L. H. Schenck, secretary; Mrs. O. H. Graham, treasurer; Mrs. C. H. Schfader, chap- aln; Mrs. G. P. Hawcott, hlsto?- lan; Mrs. Charles Scott, aergeant- at-arms; the Mesdames August Radeke, James Christensen and G. P. Hawcott, executive board. New House Ready The new creamery house has been completed and buttermaker, L. E Roetman and family have moved into their new home. Friday the work of moving the old house, which was bought by the Ed Wels- hes, was begun. It Is being moved to a lot south of the Lutheran church Fred Ryther, Algona, is doing the work. 18 Mos. In Germany Hans Kllnt, who has spent 18 SERVICE Car Painting Body and Fender Work Tops Recovered, Wood Replaced We Welcome New Bancroft Editor and Give the Lowdown On the Other County Editor, The Algona tTpper Pea Moines, Algona, Iowa, June 9,1936 Door Posts Parsons' PAINT A BODY SHOP Firestone Bldg. Algona 21-23 Not having had previous occasion to do so, we wish to welcome Harold dark, on behalf P* this newspaper, to the publishing; circle* of Kossuth county. As a son of Frank Clark, formerly of the Advance, he Is no stranger to the territory; bat M a publisher in his own right, he Is entering a new era and a new community, Bancroft Harold Is a most personable young man, with newspaper experience aplenty. He has been associated with his father on the Garner Herald for the past several years. At some future time, it is hoped that the county publishers can bury the hatchet and get together, and perhaps more adequately enable Mr. Clark to meet his fellow newsmen in the county. If that should happen he will make the acquaintance of Ray Sperbeck of Swea City, than whom there is no finer. A most excellent writer, and a man of unusually high character for newspaper business. And lee O. Wolfe of Titonka, who although sometimes when displeased will pounJ out copy about as sour as an tipple In early summer, still has a heart as big as a watermelon when yon get under his exterior. Or Ray Burdlne at Whittemore, seer and prophet of the southwest corner of the county, whose paper gleams from time to Hme with an excellent advertising patronage from a fine community. Thaves of Bnrt who has edited both at Lnkota and Bnrt, and whose Monitor win be entering the Bancroft Register office every Friday. Over at Fenton there Is Schwartz, present postmaster, whose sons are now taking over "the old man's" Job, more or less, and doing mighty wen at It, too. Inlay and Williams, Lakota, bounded from college to northeast Kossuth, revived the defunct Lakota Record, edit a creditable newspaper. Jack Zerbe at Wesley, who, although faced with a machine- less shop, is giving his community the best paper it has had in a long time. And In the south end, Coleman of JLuVerne, who views his territory as would a lookout in a lighthouse, giving his readers a Phat's Phun column of wide quotation. Our own modesty prevents going into the Algona field, but although we get cussed and discussed by the other boys at times, and although competition keeps us all akicklng, we still hope we're not as bad as those fellows in Leavenworth or Alcatraz. Well, anyway, Harold, welcome back to Kossuth, and may yon and Mrs. Clark find a splendid field, a fine community in which to live, and the greatest county In the United States —aided and abetted by a good bunch of fellow newspapermen. months In Germany, returned last week Monday and has been visiting at the Mrs. Trlna Wlese home. Parents of Daughter Mr. and Mrs. Durwood Neitzel are parents of a daughter born on Wednesday, June 3, at the home of Mrs. Neitzel's parents in Bancroft Rebekahs Elect The following officers were elected by the Rebekah lodge Thursday evening as follows: Mrs. Lillian Sheldon, noble grand; Vera Chipman, vice grand; Mrs. Harold Steward, secretary; and Mrs. C. B. Chipman, treasurer. A large num- I her of Rebekahs attended the Reb- rWWWWWWWVW •H•• nI Top Market Price VV WL Paid For Wool Get our price before you sell your wool. Joe Greenberg Phone 118 Algona, la. Summer Free from Washday Worries With all outdoors beckoning to you —why bother with washday at all? Reduce your washday to just hauding your soiled pieces to our courteous routeman and receiving a neat package of perfect laundry work. You can trust us with your most delicate pieces. Enjoy this Hummer freedom. KIRSCH LAUNDRY PHONE 2G7 ekah convention at Titonka Friday. The-Hurt lodge demonstrated the drapeing of the charter at the afternoon session and put on the initiatory work in the evening. The Rev. C. B. Mitchells fished at Spirit Lake Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Roberts are entertaining Mr. Roberta' brother from Idaho. Teresa Ryge, Rake, visited from Wednesday to Saturday at the E. C. Schwietert home. Mr. and Mrs. Keil Strayer are the parents of a son, Sheridan, born May 30, at an Algona hospital. Mrs. C. L. Holding and Mrs. W. R. Chaffee viaited their sister, Mrs. Will Larsen at Britt, Thursday. Arlene Gilbert, Buffalo Center, is assisting at the Henry Gettman home. She is Mrs. Gettman's niece. Mr. and Mrs. Evcryl Adams, Algona, spent Friday with Mr. Adams grandmother, Mrs. Johanna Dettman. Dollivcr Peters, Chicago, is spending two weeks' vacation with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Psters. Dorothy McDonald returned on Friday from Ames, where she had been visiting her cousin, Margaret Nelson. Former Superintendent Donald Weir and family were calling on Hurt friends last Wednesday. The Weirs- now live at Adel. Marie Bahling went to Cedar Falls last Tuesday to attend summer school. Marie will teach the Ackcrmun school next year. Kate Skinner and Dorothy Horton, Fort Dodge, visited Wednesday at the Dr. W. T. Peters home. Miss Horton remained over night. Mrs. H. L. Sauerman and son, Jimmy, Sigourney, came Thursday for a visit with Mrs. Snuerman's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Al Staehle. A son of Mrs. Anna Reimers has been quarantined for scarlet fever. The Glenn Sharp home near Lone Rock 1ms also been quarantined. The Lloyd Elstons and Mrs. Mayme Hotius returned last week Monday from a few days' visit with Mr. Klston's parents' at Woodbine. Charlotte Warrior and Erna Buars left last Wednesday for Lodi, Wis., where they are visiting with Miss Baars' sister a couple of weeks. Former Armstrong Girls Mothers of New Arrivals Armstrong: Mr. and Mrs. Earl Sloter of Algona are the parent* oi a baby girl born Wednesday, May 27. Mrs. Sloter, the former Dorothy Hoppus of this place, is at the home of her mother here, Mrs. Elizabeth Hoppus. Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Salzwedel of Deerfleld, WIs., are the parents of a baby girl, named Marian Ruth, born May 17. Mrs. Salzwedel Is the former Jessie Allen of this place and a sister of Mrs. C. J. Houseman. Baseball Games The Armstrong boys' baseball team played a doubleheader Saturday afternoon, losing both games, tn the first game of the afternoon they lost 8 to 4 to the Ringsted nine and in the second game the Swea City boys beat them 9 to 5. On Friday afternoon the Armstrong boys played Swea City at Swea and lost to their ball club 4 to 0. Three games In succession must have.been too much for the Armstrong boys. Russell Ranney, a student at the owa State University, Is here to 'isit with friends and relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Troestler and aughter, Ilah, left Thursday for a isit with their daughter at Orchid, owa. Curtis Halverson who Is employ- d at Laurens, spent the week end t the parental Carl Halverson ome. Mrs. Phil Brodthagen of Chicago rrived Wednesday evening for a Isit with her sister, Mrs. G. H. West. Alyce Holland returned home on Friday after a week's visit with Mr. nd Mrs. Bernard Loring at Truman, Minn. Several of the band members and [rectors, Jerry Neimeyer went to )unnell Saturday to play In the lo- al band there. Mildred Anderon who is employ- d in Fairmont, visited a few days at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Anderson. Leonard McAdams who Is employed in a mortuary In Mankato, Minn., visited over the week end with his father, George McAdams. Harold Eeaton is in the Coleman hospital at Esthervllle recovering from an appendicitis operation, which was performed last Tuesday. Many people from this vicinity went to Interlaken Park Sunday to attend opening day. The Algona band furnished the music during the afternoon. J. S. Beers and daughter, Fern, of Paulina, visited friends here on Saturday and Sunday. They were residents here until recently when they moved to Paulina. Cora Mary Poorman, who has been attending school at Council Bluffs, returned here the first of the week to spend the summer with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Poorman. Mrs. Rose Erpelding of Watkins North Dakota, a niece of Andy Burt, Sr., left for Rochester, Minnesota, where she will undergo an operation. Miss Schroeder has been visiting with relatives here for some time. cd also. L. R. Daniels is doing the work. Mr. and Mrs. Emil Jarl, Marcus, visited from Tuesday to Thursday at the Mrs. Trina Wiese- home. On Wednesday the Henry Ewoldts, Rosa Wiese and the Jnrls visited at West Bend. The Methodist Ladies' Aid society will hold its anmml guest day on Friday, June 12. The aid societies of Swea City, Fenton, Titonka, Good Hope and Doan and the other local aid societies have been invited to attend. Iva Trunkhill, who has been teaching at Lake Park, spent last week here at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Trunkhill. On Monday she went to Mason City to teach In the Hamilton Business College during the summer. Dr. J. G. Clapsaddle went to Cedar Rapids Sunday to attend the graduation of his son, Dean from Coe College. He was accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. G. U. Fairbanks, whose son, Grover, is also a grad- JBte, and by Leona Lichter, Algona. Wrs. J. H. Graham also accompanied them and visited a sister at Marion. SENECA NEWS Mr. and Mrs. George Yeager were business callers in Mason City on Thursday. Mr. and Mrs. Tom St. John were business callers in Algona Monday afternoon. Mrs. J. J. Drinnan spent Wednesday afternoon at the Mike Kennedy home. Magnus Skow has been seriously ill the past week with heart trouble and complications. Mr. and Mrs. A. T. Paulsen and family spent Monday evening at the Tom St. John home. Mrs. A. T. Paulsen and daughter. Ruby called at the S. M. Orvick home Tuesday afternoon. Daniel Engessor Is the owner of a new Ford purchased at the Menke garage in Bancroft recently. Howard, lone and Gordon Bollig spent the past week end with relatives and friends in Comfey, Minn. Mrs. Joe Crowley spent several days the past week at Waterloo visiting her sister, Mrs. Rosie Ahrena and other relatives and friends. Mrs. Eula Williamsen is spending several weeks at the home of her son, in Estherville and caring for the children while they are on a fishing trip. Albert Coffin of Souris, North Dakota, was a supper guest at the A. T. Paulsen home Monday evening. Mr. Coffin, together with his parents and brothers and sisters homesteaded the farm now rented by John Campbell. The Coffins moved from this county 40 years ago and this was the first time Mr. Paulsen had seen any of the family since that time. The Modern Mixer club met at the J. W. Bollig home Wednesday afternoon with Mrs. Bollig and daughter, Mnxine acting as hostesses. Plans were made for a picnic to be held at the Carl Peterson farm Sunday, June 7th, after which games were played with Mrs. Irvin Classen, Mrs. Sigurd Olson and Mrs. Curtis Olsen winning prizes. Club guests were Mrs. Joe Crowley and daughter, Lorctta and Ruby Paulsen. Mrs. M. Hanifan from Llvermorc Is spending this week at the John Fuhrmann home. Adeline Erpelding is attending to the household duties at the Adolph Fuhrmann home. Mr. and Mrs. R. A. Hogan spent Tuesday at the John Origer home near Whittemore. Mary Jane Reding of Whittemore spent several days the past week at the John B. Reding home. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Fuhrmann of Algona were visitors Wednesday evening at the John Fuhrmann home. Richard Hobarer went to the ,1ns. Becker home north of Algonn on Thursday morning to help with the farm work. Helen Kruecher from St. Benedict spent the pnst week at the home of Elizabeth Zeimet and at the George Becker home. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Becker and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Thul took Sister M. Georgene to Pocahontas Wednesday evening nfter she had visited with relatives since Friday. Read The Want A<ls—It Pavs Baby Chicks Daby Chicks on hand ;U all times, both started ind day old. Huy yonr Chicks now at the new June price. Peat moss at $2.60 per bale. Rising's All-Mash at f2.25. The Algona Hatchery PHONE 551-W. Union Farm Home Entertains Stork Union: Mr. and Mrs. Monte Schbbo were made happy last week by the arrival of a baby girl, weighing 6 pounds. Thia is their first child. Mrs. Schobbu was formerly Mary Penton, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Art Penton. It's Here! From Chicago Learn how CELOTEX build*, irt*uJate*, decorate* and »ubdue* noise, delivering four necessary service* at one low co*t- You are cordially invited to vUit thin modern exhibit of wall and ceiling decoration*. It will prove of interest to home owner*, merchant*, realtor*, »rch- itevts and contractor*. Thurtday Afternoon & Evening, June 11 at the Legion Hall Botsford Lumber Co. Phone 25li Jim Puol On lUinois Trip Donald Boevers and his sister-in- law, Mrs. Kenneth Boevers and the latter's daughter, Jacqueline, left Friday for Galena, 111., for a visit over Sunday at the Judge Boevcrs home. The judge la a brother of Ueort'c Boevers. Bernard Bode is assisting with the work at the Boevers farm. WHAT DO . you ME AN- \7HERe'SASURE WAY FOR ME TO GET THE RIGHT REFRIGERATOR? '^——. I MEAN JUST WHAT I SAY/-BE SURE IT MEETS ALLS STANDARDS FOR REFRIGERATOR BUYING! FORD V-8 ECONOMY MEANS HiCH Maae HUES PC* DOLLAR) I Y OU can double your home comfort and enjoyment by providing running water and modern plumbing. A concrete septic tank will dispose of all human and household wastes and protect your drinking water against contamination. A wise investment in health and happiness I ' A booklet that gives complete construction details for concrete septic tanks and well protection is yours for the asking. Also booklets showing how to build other concrete improvements needed on the modern farm. You can do concrete work yourself. Or ask your cement dealer to recommend a good concrete contractor. Ftttc liit on potul *ad mail tot free literature on lufcjtcu clucked. Mrs. Ben Gould is taking care of her daughter, Mrs. Keith Strayer'a poultry and house work during the latter's stay at an Algona hospital. • Mrs. R. M. Gardner, who had been Visiting her daughter, Mrs. Chester Bailey, is spending a few weeks at the home of her son, Delos in Union. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Dau are at DCS Moines in the interest of Mr. Dau's health. Gerald Rhomstad is taking care of the chores at the Dau farm during their absence. Mrs. Kate Annis and daughter, Beth, of Miles City, Monatna, spent Monday visiting at the Presley Surchett home. Their stay was short as Beth had to be in Iowa City by Friday, June 5, to attend summer school. Msr. Rose Erpelding of Watkins, Minn., came Tuesday, June 2, for a visit ut the home of her son, Peter Erpelding to to get acquainted with her new grandson. She was accompanied by her son, Frank and daughter, Margaret. They expect tc stay about a week. BURT NEWS FM1UN9 CEMENT ASSOCIATION 4M Hubbcll Bide.. DM Moin,,. low* O ••Guttd Him Htmlth with • Con- ciftf Static Ttaf D Bern Floor. D Foundation. Q Fcediat Floor. D Poultry KOUKS D UilE Houic. Q Btor.p Ccll*n a Silo. D How Hugh McDonald and Willurd Stow took Alice Eighme to Milford Thursday evening, where she spent a few days with her friend, Mildred Anderson. The older ladies' Sunday School class of the Methodist church had a party at the home of Mrs. Henry Man us Thursday afternoon. About 20 attended. James Barber, Rodman, visited Alice Eighme Monday afternoon. He was on his way home from Forest City, where be is a student at Waldorf college. Mrs. Otto Kraushaar and daughter, Joan, Northampton, Mass., came last Wednesday for an extended visit at the home at her father, O. P. McDonald. Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Dittmer went to Wichita, Kansas, last Wednesday to attend the weddings of a nephew and niece of Mrs. Dittmer, which took place on the fifth and seventh. The Dr. W. T. Peters residence is being repainted. Mrs. Elizabeth Patterson is having the house occupied by the E. E. Paines repaint- _ JSASV TERMS AT Ugona I* Home Appii ances Swea City ° N THESE FEATURES - «., ENGINE !• WITH ECONOMY N O MATTER how you classify your expenditures fur cur up-kcep — it's your total expenditure that counts. How much "dollar mileage" is your car giving you? 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