The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 21, 1937 · Page 5
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, January 21, 1937
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The Algona Upper Des Moines, Algona, Iowa, Jan. 21> 1937 The Order of the Eastern Star 'will hold a school of Instruction, February 2. Laura Lenz of Mason •City will be the instructor. Dr. and Mrs. W. R. Laird of Sioux City returned to their home •of the former's mother, Mrs. Ella Laird, and the latter's mother, Mrs. Joe Cosgrove. They drove to Des Iowa Vete 1 - Mr. and MM. R. H. Fonts of Sioux City returned totheir home Wednesday after spending a few days as guestts of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Saunders. Donna Jean Schoby, 20 month old daughter of Mr. and Mrs, Howard Schoby of Bode, was dismissed from the Kossuth hospital Monday following a siege of pneumonia. Mrs. Bonnie Hammlll of Britt, Mrs. Laura Lenz of Mason City, and Mrs. Pearl Fuegel of Charles City were guests at the W. P. French home Monday and Turn- day. Harry Keith, Mrs. John Relb- hoff and son, Vent, went to Minneapolis last week Wednesday to attend the graduation exercises on Wednesday evening of Cammilla Retbhoff from St. Andrews' hos pital. Mrs. Arthur Mallory of Clear Lake is recovering from an attack of the flu at the home of her sister, Miss Dora Mitchell. Mr. and Mrs. Mallory recently returned from a trip to California and came to Algona to attend the funeral of the latter's sister-in-law, Mrs. Nels Mitchell. Mrs. Mallory was taken sick at that time and has been here since. Mr. Mallory joined her here Wednesday and they planned to return to their home today or Friday. Combination sj* Hot eaJrM aaJ iau- *av* lor brtakfait! DoOTn't that tound good I Th«r Oi«« r»« pUntyof •ipforfiehtin' ofl old man wlnUrl IGA BRANH CANEttMA! i 16-OZ. JUO 25c Both for 35c LARD . 41b. 69c BUTTER. 2 Ib. 73c CRISCO 3 Ib. 57c LETTUCE 2 OXYDOL 19c IOA Cocoa Hardwater SOAP for SALE OF GALLON ECONOMY TINS APRICOTS Halve* or SUeed PEACHES . PEARS . Crushed or Broken PINEAPPLE PURPLE PLUMS .5§c - •89* 49c 69c 69c . 31c Red RASPBERRIES 79c BK. RASPBERRIES 89c IOA * bars BEAUTY SOAP . 19c IGA 5 giant bars for SOAP . . . . 18c IGA 2 f« r CLEANSER . . . 9c RED "A" COFFEE 19c CAROL SWEET PICKLES CAROL DILL PICKLES S3 oz. 25c IOA 16 02. tin .15c CORNED BEEF HASH . . , JAYTEE » >* *« SOAP CHIPS 33c GOLD DUST . . . . lg. pkg. 17c Meat Specials SIRLOIN STEAK 23c BEEF ROAST 15c BOSTON SPARE RIBS . . . . 6c SLAB BACON, whole or half . 23c PORK LIVER 21bs. 25c CALF HEARTS* 10c ORANGES - 19c Grapefruits. 35c LEMONS - 29c CELERY J Moines Monday to attend th« Iowa Veterinarians' convention. Mr«. L. 3. DeQraw has recovered from & two weeks' siege of the flu. Mrs. Ralph Mledke ha» been in with an eye infection for the past week. V. H. Coffin and son, Richard spent Tuesday in Des Moines on business. Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Irelan and Mrs. Clarence Stewart spert last week. Thursday, at Mason City. Mrs. L. O. Baker Is now able to be up and around after being very ill with the flu since Christmas time. Mrs. Harry Hargreaves and Mrs Russell Cook spent Monday at Emmetsburg as guests of Mrs. W. D Howie. Mrs. Alwin Huenhold Is 111 with the flu. Her mother, Mrs. Wm Aalderks of Lakota is taking care of Tier. Joan Crawford, little daughter o Mr. and Mrs. Norman Crawford Jr., has been sick with the flu sinci Sunday. Mrs. Rosa Barto and her slste Dora Bierstedt, are ill with th flu. Miss Roberts is taking cir of them. The Whittemore Senior class spent Tuesday in Algona and had their pictures taken at the Peterson Studio. Sirs. handle Wesley of Rhinelander, Wisconsin, is spending the winter, with her daugher, Mrs. O. W. Erickson. Rev. and Mrs. P. J. Braner visited George Hohenberger, Sr., recently, who is ill at the home of his son, John at Livermore. Mrs. Jim Farley returned Wednesday from Garden City, Kansas, where she had been visiting friends and relatives since Christmas. Mr. and Mrs. M. 3. Duffy and family werB Sunday guests of the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Duffy of Whittemore. Bernard Wilson of Lake Mills spent Sunday as the guest of Mr. and Mrs. Vaughn Rising. Bernard and Mrs. Rising are brother and sister. Gerald Lacy of Sioux City was a guest of Mr. and Mrs. Norman Crawford, Jr., Friday. Gerald was a former airplane co-pilot in California. Mrs. B. F. Sharp and her daughter, Mildred, formerly of northern Kossuth, have moved to Estherville from here, and will live at 821 East Main street. The meeting of the Naomi circle which was to be held Friday afternoon with Mrs. Anton Anderson, has been postponed because of Mrs. Anderson's Illness. W. P. Hempnill spent the week end In Minneapolis on business. Mr. Hemphill is a grain dealer at Emmetsburg, although his family sill lives in Algona. Ann- McNeil began work as operator at the Northwestern Bell Telephone Company Monday. She was formerly employed at the office of Dr. John Keneflck. Alf Krewoukr *pent Monday and Tuesday at Sioux City attending the Mid-Western Shoe convention, and buying the Spring m«r- chandU* for tb« KreMfcaky «tore. -^^Wl^MI- , ^—^£^^^^~^^^^\^ffi^£^^^ BRIEFS FROM THE BUSINESS FRONT . . .. HOW DO VOU like the tabloid section In this week's paper. If there is favorable sentiment, we'll continue It each week. It's especially designed for hot shot bargains or announcemens. * * * CHARLES TAYLOR at the Algona Ice Cream and Candy plant is smiling despite the cold ... his new locker which will be an innovation here will be ready for use some ^ime the early part of February. He tells you more about it elsewhere in the paper. * * * JOE GREENBERO whose new auto supply store is one on the finest additions of 1936 to Algona, has been appointed wholesale distributor for this territory by the United Motors, accessory manufacturers, a subsidiary of General Motors. THE USED CAR SALE of the Kent Motor Co., to clear every used car in stock this month, is moving right along. Fred Kent is now storing some of his machines at the fair grounds and rather than keep them there is advertising them on a "what will you offer" basis.' • * * ADVERTISING is something that can't be hit and miss and "get results. One local grocery plans its advertising for a full month ahead, and It brings results! Consistency is the gem of advertising. By using space consistently, the advertiser increases the value of his ad each successive appearance. Small advertisers are especially directed to the possibilities in the tabloid section introduced by The Upper Des Moines this week. * * * BJUSTROM'S and BLOOM'S are closing out a number of Items this week, as outlined in the tabloid. January is the best month in the year for bargain shopping. V. T. Martinson, 1 Burt, to Florida Burt: V. T. Martinson, former proprietor of a Burt cafe, left last week Thursday for Florida, where he will spend the winter. His son, Vern, who was associated with his father In business, left Friday, accompanied by Myron Sanderson for Los Angeles, California, going by way of Fort Worth, Texas. The young men will seek employment, and if unable to find it, plan to go on to Seattle, Washington. Mrs. V. T. Martinson and the other children will remain In Burt for the present Mrs. Vern Martinson is staying with her parents at Thompson. Ottosen Girls In Ottosen Meeting Ottosen: Mabel Schmidt, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Schmidt and Gertrude Coyle, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Coyle, celebrated their birthdays together Friday evening at the Mike Schmidt home Those who attended were: Mr. and Mrs. George Brucllman nnd fam lly, Mr. nnd Mrs. Mike Coyle, Myr tie'Henrikson nnd Mr. nnd Mrs Chris Schmidt nnd family of West Bend. A delicious lunch was eerv ed. Mrs. Roy Ringsdorf visited Sunday afternoon at the Ross Elvidge Legislature To Get Close Watch Here Several local business firms were vatching the activity of the state egisature with unusual interest, his week. If the proposed bill >asses to make certain types of usiness promotion "illegal", it will ause a considerable change of ilans in some firms. Both Algona theatres are concerned, one with, the "corn game" and the other with "screeno." Two clothing stores are in the midst of "suit club" promotions, and a drug store has been sponsoring a 'orm of "bank nlte" drawing daily among its customers. Penalty for violation, under the proposed law, would be a fine ol (100 or 30 days In jail, AS A POST-XMAS present, em- loyees of the local Gamble store, long with all ottjer employees ol lie organization, ' received their iare of a business bonus for the ast year. Needless to say, Bud Jarnard and his gang were hlgh- y pleased. BOTH C. O. RIDDLE and Hugh Jolwell report good prices and a teady demand for farm livestock and equipment offered at their weekly sales in Algona. Each o hem carries a weekly ad in thl paper giving details of the sale rom week to week. They're worth ceeplng an eye on. Jessie Ormsby Is Wesley Lodge Head Wesley: The Royal Neighbor* elected officer* at a meeting Satur- The Roscoe Stewart family were Sunday visitors nt the Garnle Hood lome. The Cftrl Scips, Irvington, were Sunday visitors nt the Clyde Bristow home. The Dwight Potters were Sunday supper guests at the Victor Applegates. Mr. and Mrs. Rex Austin, Jewell, visited Sunday at the parental Geo. Larsen home. Albert Bunkofske left last week Monday for a trip to California. He will visit relatives. Mr. nnd Mrs. Everett Shipler and son. Eugene, visited n few days last week at the August Schlpull home. Mr. nnd Mrs. Geo. Lanning and the Alfred Godfredsons were Sunday visitors nt the S. M. Pctersens The Sum and Russ Shipler fnm- ilies left Friday for Oehvcin nnd Maxwell whore they will visit rcl- ntivcs n few dnys. Sunday evening callers nt the Clyde Bristow home were the Albert Bans family, K. O. Mnnn, Letha and Fnye Mann. W. D. Woltz hns returned from n visit with his brother at Grand Junction and will visit his daughter, Mrs. Alfred Godfredson. Mrs. Thomas Clnyton was pleas antly surprised Tuesday noon when her neighborhood friends droppe" in with well-filled lunch baskets t help her celebrate her birthday. Evelyn McChnne resumed schoo work at the Burt high school on Monday after a two weeks' nines of Influenza. The epidemic seem to be over now as all patients ar o"n the way to recovery. The Algona Auction Co. a We are eqnlpiM-d to handle ten carloads Of livestock In «W < sale*. WP will handle anything you have tw sell at onr pavilion in Algona. Saturday, Jan. 23 SALE STARTS AT 1 O'CLOCK Mr. Farmer, if you have any live stock to sell, consign them to lift a* we work just as hard on the small consigner as the larger and If you have not enough sttiff to make a sale of your own, we will (five you n chrnpor rate to sell at our place. A good lino of horses is rxpeoh-d for this salo as the demand has been good, i»'so wH« K° m ' prices-- Also we expert a Rood run of rattle. Bring what you have to soil and spend the day with us and your friend*. Throe sot of new Harness, also Machinery and Furniture. Expecting some Feeding riRS. This sale must start early. Will start on stork nt 1:30 Also the tisunl line of furniture. Sale every Saturday. Cash. No property removed until settled for. Open Every Day. Sale harn phone 77 WE HAVE A LUNCH ROOM C. O. RIDDLE Operator and Auctioneer VVWYVVWWbVWWWVWWW Portland Twp. Portland Youths Entertain Vernon and Glenn Larsen were hosts at a house party last Wednesday evening at their home. Over 40 young folks attended and enjoyed games and a delightful lunch. Fox Hunt Held In Portland The Conservation League sponsored a fox hunt which was held Sunday afternoon near the Ross Elvidge farm. Several Portland men and women attended. Marjorle Baas spent Friday night with Thelma Brlstow. Baldwin Food Market Tour I. 0. A. Otoeer Phone 866 Monday to meet hi* wlf*. who was returning; from Glendalo/, California where she had spent k month a the home of her broth*, Fay Hop kins. A .Marion Rising spelt the week end visiting her rarents, Mr. an;" Mrs. E. R. Riling. Marion is em ploytd as bookkeeper at the Wis i'ons;n Lumber Company in Do Moines. Kathleen Evans returned fron Rochester, Minnesota, Tuesday, aft er spending a week taking treat mcnt for her eye at the Mayo clinic. Kathleen is the daughte of Dr. and Mrs. R. A. Evans. W. I- Whitney, station agent a the Milwaukee depot, and Bil Miller of Sexton drove to Masor City Monday to take their annua physical examinations that nr required by the railroad company Missouri Lutheran pastors of th Algona Circuit held their monthl. meeting in the church parlors o the Trinity Lutheran church las week Wednesday. Rev. R. W. Kab elltz of Fenton led the discussion W. H. Goedera of Sexton leave this week for Eagle Butte, Sout Dakota, where he will spend sev eral weeks with his sister, Mr John Bowman. His father, Job Goeders, is at Dubuque again this winter. Dr. and Mrs. J. B. Winkel drove to DCS Moines Monday. Dr. Winkel appears on the Iowa Veterinary Association program and will speak on the topic, "Glanders." This is an annual affair held at Hotel Ft Des Moines, attended by 600 people. Dr. H. R. Gibson and Dr. M. I. Lichter of Burt were in Des Moines from Monday until Wednesday attending the Iowa Veterinarian convention. They will spend the week end at Minneapolis attending the Minnesota Veterinarian cQnvention. Mr. and Mr». Martin EUcheid and family of Whittemore, and Mrs. Gusta Patterson visited at the home of Mrs. Eva Germann of St. Benedict, Tuesday evening. Mrs. Germann has been in very poor health but her condition at this time is much improved. II. O. Ujuotroiu, P. E. Danes, Carl Walker of Swea City, and W. L. Shellmeyer, local service men, left Sunday for Sioux City, and from there went to Omaha on a special train to attend a convention of Krigidaire dealers, sales and service men. They returned Wednesday. Mrs. Alma Nelson left for California, Monday evening. She will visit her daughter, Anna Nelson, who teaches at Chadron, Nebraska, on the way out, and will spend several months in California visiting friends and relatives, and will make various visits on ber return trip. Mrs. Charles LaOuop was at ber home in Algona Saturday looking after business matters. She has been at Humboldt (or the past few week* at the home of her sister, M>*. Juliua Johnson, helping to care for ber cousin, Mrs. Blanche Crose, who has been seriously ill jffile OrnwbyfviceT oracle. Kennedy; recorder, Myrtle Mullln; receiver, Eunice Nelson; marshal, Alice Hlrner; asslsant marshal, Isabel Kerrlns; inner sentinel, Josle Ward; outer sentinel, Anna Hirner; chancellor, Martha Welter; manager, Mary Gibson; past oracle, Matilda Loebig. Installation will be held Feb. 3 at the home of Mrs. Loebig, conducted by Mrs. Myrtle Mullln. Road Meeting A meeting with the board of supervisors of all township road trustees for the annual road meet- Ing has been set for Feb. 17th, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Winkel and children, George and Theresa, of Morris, Illinois, returned to their home, leaving Algona Wednesday morning. They had come to Algona because of the illness of Mr. Winkcl's father, Jacob Winkel. Mrs. Winkel is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Behlmer. Lewis Johnson began work Monday at the Dau Garage. He and his family have moved to Algona from Minneapolis, and are occupying the Jesse Willey apartment on South Minnesota. Mr. Johnson comes well recommended as a body and fender repair man. He has had ten years' experience In Sioux City and Minneapolis. See Our Windows Priced To Make A Real JANUARY EVENT Paper Towels And Holder Both for 150 sheet roll of paper towels and a green enameled holder. Ideal for the kitchen. .BEN FRANKLIN • ">**" ' ' ' '^£! v ' • '. •)' '',' .1 Ml *«•**, I;, W^VTButler, Owner 1 witb Mr. and Mn. P. H. Har»r*»ve«, Mr. and MJS. Harry Hargreaves, and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Blbert drove to Charles City, Tuesday, to make the acquaintance of the baby daughter, Virginia Fern, of Mr. and Mr*. K. F. Ball, who was born that pi/ji-nipy Both mother and chile are doing nicely. Mr*. Ball Is the of Mr. and Mr*. F. H. IOWA More for Your Money Day After Day Thurs., Fri., Sat, Jan. 21-22-23 Saturday matinee 1-3 o'clock... A Big 5-rlng Circus VOUTH MARCHES ON! Last Epi»od« Serial Vigilantes First Episode New Si-rial Clyde Beatty world's greatest wild animal trainer, in "Darkest Africa* FREE—Dionne Quintuplet Doll award of prize to Kiddie Koin Club member with greatest number of coins on card. Sunday and for 4 Days Hit No. 1 2 Shows 21c Hit No. 2 Camera Solves Hotel Murder! Buy Now for Later Delivery LIVING R.OOM SUITES Here is your opportunity to save from 20 to <P 40%. Modern, 2-piece Suites, Rust Frieze W Tapestry. Other Suites ranging up to $145.00 10 New Suites Just Unpacked 49 ___ _ Free Truck Delivery I NEWEST BEDR.OOM SUITES Every suite is a guaranteed bargain. 4 pieces— flj M *"J QQ vanity, chest, bed and bench in walnut high- XI ^\ light finish, only Jt \J Genuine Walnut Suites 59.00, 69.00, 89.00 Inner Spring Mattress $12.50 RUGS $29.50 9x12 Axminster Rug $24.75 $7.50 Pull-up Chair for $5.75 First shop around, then you will appreciate real values. Foster Furniture Co.

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