The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 28, 1936 · Page 5
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

Publication:
Location:
Algona, Iowa
Issue Date:
Tuesday, July 28, 1936
Page:
Page 5
Start Free Trial
Cancel

The Algona Upper Des Moines, Algona, Iowa, July 28,1936 Mm. Da! Leaneagh, MM, Ctar- ton Palmer, Spencer, and Mrs. Jaa. Elbert spent Tuesday In Fort Dodge. G. E. Scarborough, John Deere salesman, spent the w«ek end In Des Koines, Iowa City, and Mollne, Illinois. Eugene Murtagh spent the week end with his wife, who is spending July in the Falkenhainer cottage at Lake OkobojL Mr. and Mrs. O. C. McKee spent Friday and Saturday in Mason City at the home of Mr. McKee's mother, Mrs. H. C. Sbipman. Rev. and Mrs. J. H. Edge and three children, Betty, Eleanor, and Joe, Jr., are spending this week in a cottage at Clear Lake. Mr. and Mrs. John Kohlhaas and sons, John, Jr., and Tommy, left Monday for a week or tern days' -vacation at a cottage at Lake Oko- bojl. Margaret Bryan returned to her .home in Marshall, Mo., after spending a few weeks as guest at the home of her sister, Mrs. W. D. Eaton. Mrs. Louise Hoerner spent the week end visiting at the home of Mrs. W. K. Ferguson and with friends. Mrs. Hoerner is taking a course at summer school at Ames. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Oranzow, Boyd and Arlene, Mrs. Art Trauger, and Mr. and Mrs. Rae Asher •drove to Des Moines, Friday, to attend the funeral of Mrs. Harry Empting. Mrs. Melxar Falkenhainer and two children, Tasker and Diane, re turned Thursday after spending two weeks with Mrs. Eugene Murtagh In the Falkenhainer cottage at Okobojl. Merle Pratt drove as far a* Clear Lake, Thursday, and bicycled from there to West Union, a distance of over a hundred miles. He will visit there for a week with friends and relatives and will bicycle home again. George C. Bliss of Chicago visited here Sunday and Monday, as a guest of Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Waller. He is the latter's uncle. Mr. and Mrs. Waller returned last week from a 16-day trip into the western states. John Kohlhatu, ST., and his brother, Tommy, returned Saturday after a visit with their uncle, Henry Kohlhaas, on his farm near Llv- •ermore. John had been there three weeks and Tommy had spent one week there. County TreMurer and Mrs. M. J. Duffy and children drove to Albert Lea, Saturday to visit the parents of Mrs. Duffy, Mr. and Mrs. Chris Larsen. Mr. Duffy returned Sunday evening, and Mrs. Duffy and children will return at the end of the week. Mr. and Mrs. V»l Fuhrmann and five children planned to leave today for their home in Nether Hills, Saskatchewan, after visiting about three weeks with relatives at Bode, Algona and Whlttemore. Mr. Fuhrmann farms two sections near Nether Hills. -. - '•;*•> ' Miss Minnie Coate left Sunday for Atascadero, California, where she will spend her vacation as a guest at the home of Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Butler. The Butler's were former residents of Algona, and Miss Coate lived with them for many years. Mr. and Mrs. Jim FInley tpent Tuesday in Fort Dodge. They paid a visit to Theodore Ooeders, who is in the Mercy hospital. He was to be operated on the next day by a specialist from Sioux City. This is his second operation since he arrived there, and it is reported that he is getting along very well. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Greenberg spent Thursday in Des Moines. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Grooters spent the week end in Boyden and Sheldon visiting relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Harlg left on Sunday to spend a two weeks' vacation in northern Minnesota, flsh- ing and resting. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Ransen attended the funeral of Mrs. Hanson's sister-in-law, Mrs. Otto Voight, at Eagle Grove, Friday. Jenn Coonle spent Sunday with Mrs. Matt Holtzbauer, and Elizabeth Holtzbauer. The former is now living In Blue Earth. Anne Fechner, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Pooch, Mrs. Hattle Phillips and daughter, Donna Jean, spent Sun.- day in Mason City and Clear Lake. Daisy Orpin will arrive on Tuesday from Iowa Falls and spend the week as guest of Mrs. Clarence Stewart. The two women are old school mates. Mr. and Mrs. G. D. Brundage arrived home Sunday after spending a ten days' vacation visiting with friends and relatives In Indiana and Michigan. Mr. and Mrs. Waymon Closson and two sons of Mason City spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Hertlg. Mrs. Closson is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hertlg. Mrs. R. H. Miller and niece, Donnabelle Merron, and parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. G. Thompson, from EsthervIHe, will leave Thursday for Okobojl where they will enjoy ten days' vacation. Catherine Strelt, Mason City, spent Sunday at the home of her aunt, Mary Strelt She was accompanied home by Loretta Winkel, who will spend a few days as the guest of Catherine. Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Howie and daughter, Beverly, spent the week end here visiting friends. They brought their daughter, Loretta, home as she had spent a week's vacation at their home In Rockwell City. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Muckey drove to Wlnona, Minnesota, Saturday and returned Sunday, bringing their daughter, Valeria Plckett home with them. Valeria had been visiting for the past week with her aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Walz. She is employed as stenographer for Harrington & Lowe, attorneys. Mr. and Mrs. Marlon Rlst, and two children, Lawrence and Marilyn, of Spokane, Washington, arrived Tuesday evening, to spend their vacation with the former's parents, Dr. and Mrs. A. L. Rlst. They left Saturday for Kldora, where they will visit until Tuesday (today) with Mrs. Rist's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Petty. Mrs. Paul Clark, Leona Clark, and Mrs. Bert Cronan drove to Cedar Falls, Thursday. Opal Cronan, daughter, and Mrs. Don Cronan, daughter-in-law, of Mrs. Bert Cronan, returned with them. Don Cronan arrived Sunday and spent the day with bis parents, the Bert Cronans, and he and his wife returned to their home In Toledo, Iowa, Sunday evening. Walter Sparks, who left Kossuth county 62 years ago, accompanied by his sister, Mrs. Sarah Sharp, visited for a short time last week with the J. B. Wheelocks and the Haggards and other old families. They were on their way from their home in Vancouver, Washington, to Washington, D. C., for a visit. Mrs. Sparks is a retired lawyer. Their parents homesteaded the place In Sherman township now owned by John Gelsheck- er. John Wheelock Is a nephew. DANCE! DANCE! To Al Menke and His Orchestra BANCROFT, WED., JULY 29TH LEGION PAVILION Should the hot weather continue the pavilion will be cooled by power fans loaned to us through the courtesy of the Hamilton Hatch- ory Mike DroewUr USED CARS 1933 Ford coupe 1929 Oakland coach 1929 Chevrolet coach 1926 Essex coach 1929 Nash sedan 1934 Chevrolet sedan New OlcUmobiles and G. M. C. Trucks WASHING—GREASING—BATTERV SERVICE Algona Auto Market Wast of Court House •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••Ik Algona Grays vs Charles City Lions 8:45 Wednesday Night George Atraei'Soft, was a guest Thursday evening of Richard Sherman. Mr. and Mrs. Antone Anderson returned last Saturday after spending a month at Lake Wabado in northern Minnesota. Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Knapp and their three year old son, Lester from Nevada, Iowa, spent Friday with home folks, the W. H. Freeman's. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Whitney arrived Sunday from Chicago and will spend a week as guests of the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. W L. Whitney. Mrs. G. C. Yeoman and daughter, and Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Yeoman returned Wednesday from Chicago, where they had been visiting relatives since Sunday. Arlene Jones, employed at the Druggists Mutual Insurance Company, will spend next week at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs, C. E. Jones near Livermore. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Bohannon and Mr. and Mrs. Dolph Raney will start for home Monday. They have been spending the past few weeks in Los Angeles and San Diego, California. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Sarchet and little two year old daughter of Minneapolis, were guests Wednesday and Thursday of Dr. and Mrs. M. G. Bourne. Mr. Sarchet and Mrs. Bourne are brother and sister. Margaret Ann and Thomas Beardsley drove to Rock Rapids Tuesday with their uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. John Collins, of Vinton. They will visit their grandmother, Mrs. Ada Collins, until Sunday. Lois Anderson, Spencer, spent last week visiting relatives in Algona. She is stenographer for the Bjornstad Hardware in Spencer. She visited at the home of Fred, and Homer Anderson and with Mrs. P. R. Irons. Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Fuller and Mr. and Mrs. George Heltt, Pom* ona, California, spent Thursday in Lakota visiting with Mrs. Harvey Johnson. Mrs. Fuller and Mrs. Heitt are sisters and Mrs. Johnson Is their niece. Virginia Morck left Thursday for Minneapolis, where she will spend two weeks visiting her grandmother, Mrs. Mary Anderson, and her aunts, Mrs. W. W. Fletcher, Mrs. H. Bierschenk, and Mlna, Pearl and Alvera Anderson. Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Gust will leave Wednesday for their home In Mobile, Alabama. They have been guests since Sunday before last with Mrs. Gust's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Antone Anderson. Mrs. Gust was formerly Abbic Anderson. Dr. and Mrs. M. G. Bourne will drive to Okoboji Sunday to visit Captain V. A. Byrnes of Shreveport, Louisiana, who has a cottage at Okoboji. Capt. Byrnes is a physician in the aviation air corps, and went to medical school with Dr. Bourne. Mrs. K. E. Wight and son. Bobble, of Clayton, New Mexico, arrived Tuesday and will spend three or four weeks as guests of Mr. and Mrs. C. N. Aalfs. Mrs. Wight is the sister of Mrs. Aalfs, and a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chester Bailey of Union township. Mr. and Mrs. Burdette Agard and Mr. and Mrs. O. B. Lalng and son, David, arrived home Tuesday from their trip west. Mr. Laing's brother, Barnard, made the trip with them. They traveled through the Black Hills, Yellowstone National Park, and the Big Horn and Teton Mountains. Billy Bestenlehner spent the week end at his home. Billy has been at Ft. Des Moines for the past two weeks, and is in training at the C. M. T. C. camp there. He will finish and return home August 8. His sister, Ruth, and Frank Bestenlehn- and cousin, visited at Ft. Des Moines Thursday. Mr. and Kirs. Jlnimie Allen and children from Fort Dodge, were guests of Mrs. Allen's sister, Mrs. Nellie Van Allen, Sunday. Mrs. Sadie Cavanaugh, mother of Mrs. Allen and Mrs. Van Allen, and Mary Elizabeth Van Allen returned to Algona with the former after spending two weeks in Fort Dodge. Dorothy Whitney, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Whitney, left Friday for Minneapolis, where she will attend the last term of summer school at the University of Minnesota. Dorothy Is working oa her masters degree. She taught at Proctor, Minnesota, during the past school year. She will spend Friday in Medford visiting friends before reaching Minneapolis. Mr. and Mr». D. A. Barnard will leave Sunday for a two weeks' vacation in Minnesota and North Dakota. They will spend a few days at Mllaca, Minnesota, and from there will visit their respective parents at Grand Forks, North Dakota, Mr. and Mra. F. A. Barnard, and Mr. and Mrs. Lew Van Arnem. Mr. Barnard Is manager of ihe local Gamble store. Donnabelle Simpson was a guest last week of Bob Richardson at the R. G. Richardson home. Bob drove to Sioux City Sunday to take his sister to the A. H. Hendrick home. Mildred will be a guest of Mrs. Hendrick for a week. Mrs. Hendrick is the ulster of Mrs. Richardson. From Sioux City Bob drove to Pocahontas to return Donnabelle to her home. Donnabelle is the daughter of Rev. and Mrs. D. M. Simpson of Pocahontas. Harriet Smith drove to Garuer on Thursday night to take Helen and Gertrude Morrow that far on their way home. Gertrude and Helen are the daughters of M. M. Morrow and are former residents of Algo- ua. They have been visiting with friends here during the past week. Gertrude la taking nurses' training in the Methodiat hospital in Des Molnea, and Helen ia employed there in a doctor's office. Helen returned to her position and Gertrude will spend a week with her father in Audubon. Mr. an4 Mrs. CUrenoe Stewart and daughter, Catherine, drove to Mason City last Thursday. Mr. Stewart attended a business meeting. He U salesman tor the National Refining company. Mr. and Mrs. Stewart returned home that evening but Catherine viaited relatives until Sunday, and was a guMt at toe home of Mr. and MM. Gilbert Jones. Sunday Catherine, drove to Clear Lake where *b« will spend the week visiting at toe home of bar fflHulniif. Mr. mil ffn J. C, Oehlert, and at the ban* of bar aunt, Iffn. John King. REVIEW OF RECENT MOVIE PICTURES "The Passing of Hie Third Floor Back," among the pictures this reviewer has seen in the past six weeks or more, (having missed several probably very good pictures), is the best all-around movie. It is the most satisfying from an artistic standpoint, the most consistently integrated. The screen play is made from the stage play. This accounts in pfcrt at least for the compactness of structure in the movie. And It is this same quality which is lacking In many motion pictures. The British companies are surpassing the American producers in the advancement of the art of the moving picture, although Hollywood knows better perhaps how to appeal to the casual seeker of entertainment and the follower of a favorite actor or actress—witness the Shirley Temple pictures, the Joe E. Brown pictures. "The Passing of the Third Floor Back" has been built upon a carefully thought-out plan, not only of the plot, but of sound effects and pictorial composition. The story is a strong allegorical presentation of a religious theme. The very capable members of the cast have been chosen with the utmost care, each to portray a particular type. The hlstoronlc pattern Is definitely conventionalized. The music is Interpretative and contributes much to the expression of the mood of the scene. The scenes of confusion are capably handled to serve as background for the powerful quality of stillness in Conrad Veldt's portrayal of the role of the Stranger, and to serve as foils for other scenes In which the supporting characters submit to the greater strength of the Stranger's righteous Indignation. The photography is of the highest order. Some of the scenes are strikingly simple arrangements of lights and shadows and lines and masses. There are two scenes in particular—a portrait composition of (he'Stranger and the young architect and another of the Stranger and the villainous Mr. Wright; another of the Stranger as he turns away from the camera on entering the small, dark third floor back room. The whole picture is stylized to a marked degree. Arrangement Is the essence of this film, arrangement of what can be seen and of what can be heard, and arrangement of what can only be felt. • • • "Dancing Pirate" runs a close second In artistic interest because of the beautiful settings designed by Robert Edmund Jones and because of some excellent dancing by Charles Collins and Steffi Duna. The only actor of unusual ability in the picture is Frank Morgan, although Luis Albernl contributes somewhat in support of Morgan's comedy, and Jack La Rue for once looks completely In character as a miltary villain. Collins does several exceedingly clever dance routines—one while he is blowing out candles and preparing to leave the dancing room for the stage coach, another picturesque solo dance with the hangman's rope around his neck, handsomely composed In movement and rhythm to fit Into the arrangement of the scene. Steffi Duna's castanet dance is scarcely less fascinating, and the ensemble dances, the moonlight waltz and the cap.e dance finale are delightful. This technicolor film is superior to "The Trail of the Lonesome Pine", because it is an artist's interpretation of the world in color while the other picture Is photographed In color from nature as It Is. Jones has long been one of the foremost designers of the stage, and this experience shows in the composition of the backgrounds, In the setting of each scene as the stage for an entrance. His knowledge and use of color is unsurpassed. There Is the most fascinating pattern of colors In full strength and In various shades and values. Dr. Ernst Tross, a noted authority on European art, observes that Robert Edmond Jones strives for colors of imaginative hue so that they help to create the moods of the picture. The studio officials are proud of what they term the synchronization of color, music, and movement. (When perfected, that will Indeed be the highest achievement In the art of the moving picture.) But says Lloyd Corrlgan, who directed "Dancing Pirate", color films will not be arty; art will be used only if necessary to the betterment of the color scheme, and then solely to enhance the entertainment value. He should not be unduly alarmed, in fact he should more carefully weigh his worts; for art is used in every picture of any account, whether in black and white or in color. And one has only to consider how art is employed In every form of industry for the purpose of increasing sales; one has only to remember that color appears in everything which people ardorn or surround themselves, to realize that color appears to everyone. • • • "Show Boat", the 1936 film version, Is good musical comedy entertainment, although rather too long and therefore slightly tedious. The well known story by Edna Ferber is further enhanced by new songs and music by Jerome Kern and Oscar Ham- mersteln H. Irene Dunne and Allan Jones have pleasing voices, and Helen Morgan sings "Can't Help Lovln* That Man of Mine" with a suitably tragic air. Paul Robeson has the best voice of the cast, as well as considerable dramatic ability. His most entertaining song Is "No Matter what You Says, Ah Still Suits Me." Charles Wlnnlnger as the captain is charming. There is nothing extraordinary about the photography. The picture depends for Interest on the songs and the story. • • • "Mad Love" Is a vehicle for Peter Lorre and therein lies its interest. It aims to be a chiller, but a foreword of warning to the weak-hearted robs the story of any real feeling of actuality, so that the audience—there is a carnival spirit on that night of the week—laughed at the most ghoulish moments. Peter Lorre—the Raskolnlkov of "Crime and Pun- ishment"—iphotgraphs to great advantage because of the large simple masses of his sculptural head and figure and too because of the masterful simplicity of his performance. His speech is carefully measured and with such sureness that even his faintest whisper Is audible. There is a powerful scene In the operating room when his madness Is made visible and audible. Frances Drake lends able support. Gertrude Nelson Is helping out at the Sorensen Grocery. She began work Monday.. Mrs. N. S. Rooney of Prlmghar was a guest last Wednesday and Thursday of Mrs. C. J. Scanlan. Mr. and Mrs. Theo. Herbst Mid sons spent Sunday at Hartley, visiting an aunt of Mr. Herbst, Mrs. Freeman Patch. Mrs. Patch has been bedfast for over a year. Mrs. H. H. Stewart and four friends from Kanawha stopped at the L. G. Baker home Monday on their way to the Black Hills. Mrs. Stewart Is the sister of Mrs. Baker. Margaret Ann Goodnow, little grandniece of Mrs. L. G. Baker, will return to her home in Mln- neapolia next Sunday, after spending two weeks at the Dr. L. O. Baker home. Mrs. L. W. Gillesple will spend today (Tuesday) at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. I. Mansmith in Burt. Mrs. Glllesple's sister will undergo an operation for appendicitis in the home today. As the Rev. Paul Carlson will be vacationing there will be no church services on the Sundays of August 2 or 9. However, during the latter Sundays In August the pulpit will be filled by Norman Frerklng of Lakota. Bernita Marthley, Chicago, and Mr. and Mrs. Roy Burkett and son, Billy of Fort Dodge were guests from Thursday until Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Barton. Bernita Is a cousin, and Mrs. Burkett is the sister of Mr. Barton. .Mary Louise Gilmore left Sunday for Camp Lake Oubert, located north of Bralnerd, Minnesota, to be gone three weeks. Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Gilmore drove as far as Blue Earth with Mary Louise, where she met the bus from the camp. Pat Devlin, father of Mrs. Ray Ladendorf, returned to his home in Cedar Rapids Sunday, after visit- Ing here for three weeks. Mr. and Mrs. Ladendorf took him to Livermore Sunday evening where he met the train for Cedar Rapids. Friday, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Spllle* drove to LaCrosse, Wisconsin, after the sister of Mrs. Spllles, Sister Mary Amelia, who will spend her vacation at the Spllles home. Sister Mary Lucidia, a companion sister, accompanied her and will spend part of her time visiting relatives in West Bend. Mr. and Mrs. Clem Nugent arrived Friday from Los Angeles, California, and will make an extended visit with the former's mother, Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Nugent, sister, Elizabeth and brothers Lee and Don Nugent. Mrs. Clem Nugent left Sunday for a few days' visit with her parents at Lamoni. Airs. C. J. Nugent and daughters, Jo and Elizabeth, from Spencer, spent the week end with Mrs. Nugent's sister, Mrs. P. R. Irons. They accompanied Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Lewis, also of Spencer, the latter spending the week end with Mr. and Mrs. Gene Neville. Mr. and Mrs. Lewis are the parents of Mrs. Neville. Dr. and Aba. Don Thorp, nUter of Mrs. Theo. Herbst, spent Tuesday as guests of Mr. and Mrs. Theo. Herbst. Dr. and Mrs. Thorp reside in Seattle, and stopped on their way home from Detroit. The ladies are daughters of the late Rev. B. M. Southgate, former pastor of the Aigona Congregational church. Betty Streit, niece of Mary Streit, arrived Sunday from Deerfleld, a suburb of Chicago, and will spend until Thursday visiting with relatives and friends. Betty Is employed as governess by Ted Flo Rito, popular dance orchestra leader, playing out of Chicago. Before returning she will spend a day in Mason City with her sister, Catherine. Mr. and Mrs. George Newton aad two aons, Delbert and Robert, from Ladyamith, Wisconsin, arrived on Tuesday and viaited during the weak with Mra. Newton's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ton} SchuIU, and also at the home of her sister, Mrs. CUff BJustrotn. They left Monday to spend the ^°y at Hunxbotdt vi*- Itlag relatives and returned to their TheMon About Town Soya Alary Foster entertained at a slumber party on the lawn at the Andy Foster home. Little was the slumber and great the entertainment. The girls were peacefully on their cots, some snoring, some giggling and other talking. Out of the darkness came an intruder. A man shabbily dressed, weaving and falling down, made his way toward the party. The frightened girls did not wait to see who or where or what of the trespasser for sans slippers and robes they ran screaming Into the house. » * * Residents on South Thorington street need not leave their homes to enjoy the sport of auto racing and time trials. From the end of the pavement on College street to the swimming pool in a cloud of continued dual the fun goes on. Cars ready for the junk pile loaded with youngsters hanging: on all available tenders, running boards, hoods, etc.; new cars with intelligent men and women as drivers going sixty or better are the offenders. Of all things It does not give a boost for a 1938 model when a take of fifty or sixty miles an hour ia needed to climb the little slope on that street. Watch your candles. One household reports the excessive heat has softened the wux in the ornamental candles on a bookcase to such a degree that they have taken a crescent shape, in other words, bent in the middle. One of the beauty spots of the locality is the Hlackford park. Its grassy hills, shady picnic grounds, modern fireplace and hundreds of visitors warrant its up-keep. It is policed, money has been spent for improvements, but it Is a shame to be forced to drive over the roads. Roads with deep ruts injurious to cars and their occupants. Ruts cut from water rushing down the hillside.". The water came from rains. Rains so long ago it is truthful to say the roads have been almost impassable all summer. Let them be repaired. Have you ever been scared? Watch the big open window above the Dahlhauser pool hall. Almost daily there sits a little girl or boy back propped against one side with feet and legs outstretched along the sill comfortably reading a book. While deep in the pages an unconscious shifting of position can send the reader to the sidewalk below and perhaps death. Observe your newspaper and realize the weight it carries. A few weeks ago the Des Moines Register curried un article by a staff reporter about a boat plying its way back and forth across the Mississippi between the Tri Citiea. It told of the gambling devices and illicit liquors and bars. A few days later the boat was raided by state and federal men and arrests made. Last week the Register had stories and pictures of Des Moines gambling places. A day or two later they were raided and a clean-up in general started. Sunday the same paper listed towns over the state and the number of slot machines in each. Algona was among the violators. Following precedent it is safe to say, be careful, folks. Thousands of people have viewed photographs in the display case OA the corner of the Iowa State bank. Many years it served the Peterson studio and later the Brown interests. In the mad scramble of fast moving civilization this landmark has been forced out of existence. It is no more. * * * Cb<ldra>'* activttk* la UtteabaU and bMcbaB on North Thorington •trwt UUraJJy died out wfaen the C. B. Murtagh family moved to Des Moines s.everal years ago. With the Intent of the family taking possession of its home again the kids are eagerly waiting for Charlie to take over the helm and lead them Into the land of fun. W * • While looking over the various shades In colored sport sun glasses a nearby progressive farmer remarked of the value green specs would have on his cows. The milk production would increase when the cows could see that the brown grass had turned green again. Why not? Psychology plays a great part In any battle. Stranger things have happened. Bernice Stock To Open Dance School Bernice Stock has resigned hr-r teaching position at Eng;lc ffrove and will open A dancinsf school cnr- ly this fall in the A. U Stoclc residence at 609 East McGregor street, has been conducting dancing classes at Eagle Grove and Corwith in connection with her physical education work the past few years and has had very good success. This summer Hhe Is up at Amery, Wisconsin, where she has been taking some work under n well known dancing teacher from Minneapolis. Sir. and Mra. Andrew Godfredson drove to Sheldon.to take her daughter, Mrs. Helen Reeves, that far on the way to her home In Sioux City. Helen has been visiting her mother for a week. Mrs. W. J. Becker and two sons, Billy and Dickie, will return Friday from Denver. Colorado, where they have been visiting relatives of Mrs. Becker for the past few weeks. They were guests of l»er mother, Mrs. Matilda Johnson, her brothers. George and Norman, and her sister, Mrs. Forest Putney. Wed.-Thurs.-Fri., Aug. 56-7 Dally Matinees Algona is honored with one of the first showings of GREEN PH5TURES >. A FABLE BV jl RC connILLY 2,000,000 people paid, to see 1,779 performances in 203 cities In 89 states during the phenomenal 5- year stage run. No Advance in Prices White Mra. J. O. Paxson U In the Park hospital In Mason City, where she has been the past ten days or more. Mrs. Paxson has not been very well this summer, and is spending some time In the hospital to aid her recovery. Her daughter, Mrs. F. B. Shaeffer, lives in Mason City and she was taken there following a recent visit at Clear Lake. Final Cleanup On All White Shoes Airstep Ties and Straps Regular $5.50 Clean Up at $3.95 Others in Sandals, Ties, Straps and Sport Oxfords to clean up at $2.95 $2.45 $1.95 98c Cl aussner Kleer Sheer Hosiery Summer Shades at Special Prices Regular $1.25 Hose at $1.00 Regular $1.00 Hose at ___ ,___ __79c Regular 79c Hose at 69c Brownell Shoe Co. The Sh'oe Store of Kossuth Co. Algona — Iowa BEAD U. D. M. WANT ADS—IT PAYS Help Your Favorite to Win The Free 10-Day Trip To The exposition Contest Will Close July 31 NEW SUBSCRIPTIONS BOO VOTES RENEWAL SUBSCRIPTIONS 25 VOTES Each admission to State Theatre Brings 10 or 25 votes Fill In The Blank With A New Subscription Or A Renewal To The Algona Upper Des Moines Algona, Iowa Kuclosed fund (amount $ (Subscription $1.50 per year in county—$2.50 outside of county) For credit to (name) In The Kossuth Working Girls Popularity Contest This is a (New) (Renewal) Subscription Your name Every Entry Will Be A Winner! 1

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free