The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 8, 1936 · Page 28
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 28

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, December 8, 1936
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The Algona Upper Des Moinea, Algona, Iowa, Dec. 8,1936 Card Party Given Friday by Emit Eimerses, Seneca Seneca, Dec. 2—Mr. and Mrs Emil Elmers entertained at a can party Friday evening. Five hun dred was played at eight tables Mrs. Curtis Olsen and Glenn Paul sen winning high, and Mrs. Irrin Classen and Ole Oftedahl being low, while Tom St John won a travel prize. The Classens. Olsens J. W. Bolligs, Sheldon Merrills Carl Peterseng, A. T. Paulsens Jens Petersens. Leonard Ander sons, Clarence Metzgers, St. Johns R. J. and J. W. Campbells, Mrs. O R. Patterson, and tho latter's fam ily attended. Win Two Games T.osp One-— The high school and junior basket ball teams met the Ringsted teams at Ringsted last week Thursday, and the local junior team defeated Rinpsted 17-3, and the Seneca girls also won, 24-23 but the Seneca boys suffered their first defeat this season by a score of 18-15. Party for College flirl— The Frank Loofts, the Ambrose Lentsches the Arthur Johnsons, and Johnson Bros, gave a party for Joyce Bassett at her home Friday evening. Other Seneca > r ews. The Carl Petersens spent Thankgiving at Anton Dahl's, Ringsted. Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Bassett were Sunday afternoon guests at A. T. Paulsen's. Mrs. J. J. Drin- naii and Ralph were dinner guests at Louis Cast's the same day. Mr. and Mrs. Jos. Crowley, O. R. Patterson, daughter Helen. Masine Bollig. and Mrs. James Doocy spent Friday and Saturday at Iowa City. The Clem Dotsons and Mr. and Mrs. Woodbeck pot home Sunday from a week with relatives Ht Bloomington, 111. Joyce Bassett, attending Buena Vista college at Storm Lake, spent last week-end at the parental F. W. Bassetfs. Ruby Paulsen came, home Sunday evening from a several days visit with relatives at 1 Minneapolis. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Hoeck were business callers at Le Mars and Dee Moines last week Wednesday. Portland The Rev. and Mrs. Joseph Doms, Hurt, were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. William Rlngsdorf, and the Leo Braytons called in the afternoon. Guests of the Sen. Geo. W. Pattersons last week Thursday, Friday, and Saturday were Mr. and Mrs. Philip Lynsr, their son. Mrs. E. Stenrud, and Mrs. I. H. Erb and her children, all of Lake Mills. Thelma Bristow visited Friday and Saturday with a friend, Laura Boettcher. Fenton. The Albert Bunkofskes called Saturday afternoon at George Dettman's, Alpona. The Howard Clarkes spent Sunday at Rinested with Mr. and Mrs. Potter. Homer Brietow visited his uncle. Carl Seip, at Irvington from last week Thursday till Saturday. Howard Bunkofske spent Sunday with Forrest Rike, who lives near East Chain, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Stewart visited from last week Wednesday till Saturday with the, latter's sister, Mrs. Clyde Guertin. Sibley. Mr. and Mrs. William Stewart stayed at the farm. Eugene Shlpler was seriously sick with bronchitis last week, bat Is now improving. The Victor Applegates at* Thanksgiving dinner at Mrs. L. E. Potter's, Algona. Clarence Lohse spent Sunday with his sister, Mrs. August Robinson, Swea City. Mrs. Charles Leek, Teeney Leek, GM Richter, and Lorraine Lohse called last week Thursday evening at Victor Applegate's. Mrs. Albert Bunkofske and her daughter Leo la spent Sunday afternoon with the William Bunkof- skes, Swea City. Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Stewart spent the evening at I). M. Stewart's. The Victor Applegates and Mrs. Elmer Potter visited from Friday till Sunday with the latter's sister, Mrs. A. E. Spear, Snerburn, Minn., and Ralph Spear came here with them to visit the Applegates. Robert Fraser stayed at the farm during the absence of the Applegates. BACK NOT TO CONTEST Supervisor W. F. Bum of LakoU announced In Algona early tart week he would not contest the ejection of F. J. Heikea of Swea City In the fifth supervisor district.. The official canvtua by the board of supervisors showed Heiken's majority waa 22. Supervisor Boom's term does not expire tin January 1. 1938. Trucker Is Fined Clyde Buttrell. Des Moines. was fined $3 and $3 costs in H, B. White's justice court, Saturday morning, on a charge of speeding with a truck. Patrolman J. C. West filed the charges. Portland Twp. Mr. and Mrs. R a McWhorter and family spent Thanksgiving day with Mrs. McWhorter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bert McCorkle of Algona. Will Davis, who baa been visit- Ing in Wisconsin and North Dakota, this summer, was calling on old friends in this vicinity last week. Mr. and Mrs. Garnie Hood and family, Mr. and Mrs. Collicott went to Des Moines Thursday to visit a couple of days with Mr. and Mrs. Orville Clark. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Larsen, and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Nelson, Waterloo, spent Thanksgiving with the S. M Petersons. The George Laraens were also there. Herman Putz held a closing out sale Wednesday. He plans to move to Burt In the near future. His son, Raney Putz, near Truman, Minn., will move on the home place ,n the spring. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Seip and two laughters, Irvington, and Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ewoldt, Algona, called Monday evening at the Clyde Bristow home, the occasion being Mr. Bristow-s birthday. SWEA CITY NEWS Bead The Want Ada—It Pays. Mr. and Mrs. George Bieaz of Ft ?odgre and Miss Carol Cruikshank of Humboldt were Thanksgiving day guests of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Hansen. The two ladies are sisters and Miss Cruikshank is their niece. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Seylar and 'amily. Mr. and Mrs. Ole Seylar, Urs. Clara Carter, and Arlotte 5kromme, all of Swea City, and Harvel Drew of Ledyard were Thanksgiving day guests at the Arlowe Carter home in Fairmont, Minn. Miss June Thomsen left Wednesday evening for several days' visit which will take her to lown City and Muscatine. At Iowa City she will visit Grace McDowell and at Muscatine with her sister, Kathryn Thomsen. Helen McAdams is looking after the beauty shop during her absence. Miss Alma Watson returned to her home in Forest City after spending several days with her sister, Mrs. George Nelson, who has taught in the Waterloo schools a number of years, and has now taken a leave of absence and plans on spending the winter in Arizona for her health. Twenty Years News A' Falkenhainer had gone to Sioux City to attend a. big banquet given by governor-elect Harding. L. J. Dickinson had expected to attend, but had been kept at home by the indisposition of Mrs. Dickinson. • » • Miss Ivadel Caughlln wan to bold a basket social at her school in Weber district, east of Irvington. The public was invited. • * • The blacksmiths of KoMuth county had met at Burt and had formed an organization for their interests and protection. They were not affiliated with a union, and would not force an excessive price for their work. CLEAR LAKE HIGH school has been added to the North Central athletic conference, of which Algona is a member. The Clear Lake teams are too late to participate in the coming basketball schedule, or next year's football schedule, both of which have already been made, but from that point on, will become worthy rivals of all conference members. The conference now baa eight schools. CAROLINE HOFRAOKB, aMtet- ant in the office of Dr. H. H. Murray of Lakota, and Stanford Knutson of Swea City, were married recently. The groom hatchery. YOUR CHRISTMAS Your Christmas store is again ready to erve you economically and well for Ch istmas gifts. Hundreds of gifts have already arrived and are ready for your selection. It is smart this year to do your Christmas buying early You get the choke of all that is best here at James' and at prices that will please you. Pen Sets Desk sets ami anil pencil sets appreciated— pocket pen are always 59c to $11.50 Manicure Sets Several styles In boxes for dresser use — bakeUte and mahogany— 59c to $2.75 2 Smokers' Sets AH styles from ash trays to the large floor style, in slass, crystal and metal — 25c to $2.25 Mirrors Hand and vanity mirrors ate stocked in many styles and prices. Always a good gift— 39c to $3.00 »«Wi9 Cocktail Sets Kvery home needs a cocktail set for that occasional "at home." Many styles and prices. (Silver and irlass— $5.50 to $11.50 Compacts An ideal and always welcome gift for your feminine friends is a compact or ponder in her favorite brand. 50c to $3.00 ELECTRIC SHAVERS Every man detests the messy job of shavinir with lather, brush arid bliidc. Make your man's Christmas this year one that will always lie rememhered hy giving him a Packard Electric Shaver. Release him from the messy slums and give him an enjoyable five minutes every day with an electric shave. No more cut necks, no more chafing at the collar lim> —and what's more he'll like to shave so well that he'll do it oftener. If the price is too great for one gift why not one or more combine to gi>e him a real present— KTROLITE The new fittmt/tu, utlnltu, It'klrnlito ignites jour cigarette without match. (Mine, sjwrk or nick.*. You •(imply |iri-i< your cigarette gently iigaiiM a magic screen and puff. It I'liminiites slain? on hantln and (times. \ iitdcly «f types and colors. $1.00 up. M.imifm lured by Ilitlograph Products (,'(ini|i<my, rVrchinn .Manufacturers for over ~>~> >eflix, far Ihe Progress Corp. Exclusive at James' $1.00 to $10.00 JAMES Your Christmas Store

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