The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 29, 1937 · Page 8
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, April 29, 1937
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The Algona Upper Des Moines, Algona, Iowa, April 29,1937 DICK VAUGHN BUYS WHITTEMORE HARDWARE STORE LAST SATURDAY Airhardt Estate Building Purchased by Nick Semon Whittemore: Two business deals have been completed here In the past few days. On Saturday, Dick Vaughn purchased the stock In the Charlie Nleman hardware store from Mr. Nieman. Mr. Vaughn took possession, Monday. A deal was completed last week whereby Nick Semon purchased the Airhardt building, which was part of an estate, and has been used for many years as a pool hall. Has 51st Birthday A number of relatives gathered at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Rocber last Thursday evening to celebrate Mr. Roeber's 51st birthday. Among those who honored Mr. Roeber at this occasion were: Mr. and Mrs. Aug. Gade and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Gade and family, Mr. and Mrs. Werner Gade and family, Mr. and Mrs. Will Hanover, Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Baas, Mr. and Mrs. Otto Bell and family, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Bell, Mr. and Mrs. Lester Baas and son, Charles. Cards were played and lunch was served later in the evening. Edwin Gade Birthday A number of relatives and friends were entertained at a one o'clock dinner at the home of Mr Mrs. Edwin Gade to help Mr. Gade celebrate his 33rd birthday. Am- ong the guests who were there were: Mr. nnd Mrs. August Gade, Mr. nnd Mrs. Chris Meyer and son. Walter, Mrs. Fred LehmnnJ Mr. nnd Mrs. Will Meyer nnd daughter, Gertrude, Mr. nnd Mrs. Emil Bierstedt nnd daughter of Fcnton: Mr. nnd Mrs. Hugo Faulstich and family of Lotts Creek; Mr. nnd Mrs. Ernest Gnde nnd family of West Bend; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Scheppman of Irvington; Rev. nnd Mrs. W. H. Discher nnd sons. Norman and Paul: nnd nfternoon visitors were Robert Bell nnd Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Gade nnd fnmily of Algona. Choose a 17 Jewel B U LO V A Now at the lowest price ever..latest models..only "Th» American Clipper" 17 Jewell'.. . trreowllned yellow rolled gold plat* $29.75 17J*w»k y*uew colled gold plat* 529.75 'Goddwr of Tim*" LUSBY'S Jewelry Store Mrs. Lauek's Birthday A number of relatives gnthered at the home of Mr. nnd Mrs. Henry Lnuck, Sundny evening, to help Mrs. Lauck celebrate her birthday. Among those who were present were: Mr. and Mrs. Will Meyer nnd son, Alvln, Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Meyer, and son, Roland, Mr. nnd Mrs. Art Heidenwith nnd son, Ellsworth, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Wa'ker nnd son, James of Algona, Mrs. Dorothy Sebers and son. Ralph, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Lieb and son. Duane of Lotts Creek. Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Meyer and Mr. and Mrs. Martin Meyer and sons, James nnc Edwnrd of Garner. Cnrds were the entertainment of the evening and a delicious lunch was served by Mrs. Lauck. Leo Swanson was in Des Moines on business last week. Mrs. Mike Besch. Jr.. hns been on the sick list the past week. lola Barber has accepted a position in n beauty shop in Forest City. Mr. nnd Mrs. Hubert O'Brien of LuVerne were Whittemore visitors Sunday. Miss Gene Gownin of Cherokee spent the week end with Pauline Wcydert. Mrs. Josie Goff visited over the week end with relatives and friends in Ruthvpn. Assistant Postmaster Thomas Carmody is reported on the sick list this week. Esther Siems of Ledyard spent the week end with her mother, Mrs. Emelie Siems. Francis O'Connor of Humboldt spent Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Geelan. Helen Farrell of Mason City spent the week end with her mother. Mrs. Nell Farrell. Helen Farrell of Mason City visited with her mother. Mrs. Nell Farrell over the week end. William Roeber and son, Wilbur, acompanied by Art Heidenwith, were at Burt Thursday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Wilson are visiting a few days with Mrs. Wilson's mother, Mrs. Emma Hilbert. Annette Bestenlehner and her brother, Francis, were visiting with relatives in Algona Saturday night. Miss Frances Duffy of Algona visited at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Duffy, Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Sheidler. son Robert and daughter, Mardella were visiting at Fort Dodge Sunday. Mrs. Emil Schmcling left for Iowa City Monday to enter the state hospital in regard to her health. Miss Helen Keene of Irvington spent the week end at the home of her parents, Mr. nnd Mrs. John Keene. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Felder and In The WEEK'S NEWS Current Events Photographed for The Algona Upper Des Moines To Members of the Gay Paree Nile Club Hands Park, Fairmont, Minn. Grand Spring Opening—Sat & Sun., May 1-2 with Art Garry and his 12-plecs orchestra, featuring Eunice Jordan and Marie Ryon, considered to be the Northwest's beat band. Cover charge 40c. Open at 7 p. m. Bally Ball, Shooting Gallery and other amusements. Also $1000.00 Master Music Machine. Steak Dinners, Fried Baby Chicken, all kinds Sandwiches. of Fancy Members, remember, you are getting more hours of amusement than any club in the northwest and everything at a reasonable price. Because it is your club, and we aim to please you and hold our job. Table- seating capacity over 700. The Northwest's Finest Nite Club. Open every night but Mondiy. GAY PAREE AFTER STRIKE CONFERENCE IN CANADA—Pictures left to right in the Premier's offices in Toronto, Canada, after an unsuccessful parley concerning the settlement of the General Motors strike at Oshawa. Ont.. Canada, are Louis Fine, Conciliation Official of the Province of Ontario; Premier Mitchell Hepburn: and the Hon. Harry Nixon, Provincial Secretary. Hepburn refused to attend any parley at which any C. I. O. representative took part TWINS BORN BY PHONE—When the twin boys of Mrs. Emma Nelson grow up shoe doesn't have to tell them that she got them from the stork; she can truthfully nay they were delivered by telephone. She phoned the Chicago Maternity Center when she found she wouldn't have time to get to a hospital and while a doctor gave her Instructions, a baby was born. Before a nurse reached her home, she was back on the phone receiving Instructions for the second baby. Mrs. Emma Nelson and the twins are shown above. BANDITS SHOOT G-MAN, CAUGHT BY "HICK". SHERIFFS—Plattsmouth, Neb.—Two desperadoes who shot a Federal agent during an attempted holdup of the Topeka, Kansas, post- office, were captured here today by rural police officers. The bandits, one of whom was wounded when shooting their way out of the G-man trap at the Topeka postoffice, were arrested after a thrilling chase through this little community while they were fleeing westward. Sheriff Homer Sylvester and his brother, Cass, deputy sheriff, cowed the bandits with rifles after forcing their era into a dead end street. Pictured above: Homer Sylvester, left, sheriff, and his brother. Cass. Mrs. Matt Krebsbach visited at the Jerry Sullivan home in Ledyard, Sundny. Miss Beatrice Knecht of Algona spent Sunday at the home of her parents. Mr. and Mrs. Theo. Knecht. Irma Dec Hargreaves and sister of Algona visited with their grandparents. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Carmody. recently. Prank Bestenlehner and daughter. Annette left for Muscatine on Sunday to spend a few days with relatives this week. Mr. and Mrs. Harve Higley and sons Francis and Leslie of Mason City spent the week end with rel- I atives and friends here. | Lloyd Walker of Algona spent the week end at the home of Mr. and I Mrs Art Heidenwith with Mrs. 1 Wilkf-r and son, James. i Kos'jlla r.'eu. who is employed in I Emmet.ihurg spent Saturday and i Sunday at home with her parents. Mr. and Mrs. Peter N'eu. turned to their home in Sioux City last week Tuesday after attending funeral for Wm. Higgins. Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Girt.on of Mason City visited with old friends in Whittemore Thursday. The Gir- tons were formerly in the general merchandise business here. Mrs. Albert Vaudt and sons, Louis, Elmer and Albert, Jr., and daughter. Selma of Farmington, were callers at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Zumach Sunday. Relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Reinhard Zumach honored them with several parties the past week. The Zumachs will move to Watertown, Wisconsin, the first of May. Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Thompson spent the week end in Kanawha. Master Thomas Thompson of Kan- wha spent the past week at the home of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Thompson. Mrs. B. J. McCardle and son, Bobby spent the past week at the Donald KiTine who is employed! on the Carl (Jeilenfeld farm, spent \ .Sunday at home with his parents ; Mr. -:ir.d Mr^ John Keene ; We are READY for the Big Rush SWIFT'S BABY CHICKS ARE GOING FAST! Order your Swift's Baby Chicks Today Swift & Company Algona, Iowa Mr. an Fcnton the hoin em.,. Mr. a;, erri. Mr-,. Mary of her .-.;!..' fan-.ilv. Sh,. l!;, Mr-, h. H H.irn.,on of ^ie Surntay visitors at of Mm H^rriaon'? p;ir- ;.'i Mr.-,. J um.-., Mi (j >•;- :t: of UV.-U-v .Jonn 1 ,'hi.jr.n ike and' returned horn.; Sun- ' Walter Behnke of Lotu Creek 1 '°," le of *" "'other. Mrs. Cecelia wa, a caller m Whitternor* and at M Mh , ert They returned to Fort the home of his brother. Reinhardl Dodge wlth Mr M^'ardle Sunday Behnke Sunday afternoon. j tvt '" n g Miss Laura Braatz who is employed in Mason City, spent the week end with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Braatz. She was bridesmaid at the wedding of Edna Struei.Xer Sunday evening at Mr., G.-,'.ar J'oirot returned home f.'oia Roi heater last week Monday evening ana report.-* that her mother. Mr., .John Spille.-, as getting ..:or./ i.i'eiy. following an operation on .in eye and that she will be Mr a.-id Mr... P. J. of V.'t l Bend and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Iliocit and daughter. Shirley and Mr ;-.nd Mrs. R. Klbert and twin .--on , of Algona were Sunday visitor., at tin; home of their mother, Mi., Mir^aiet Elhert. ; Mr and Mrs. Alfred Bruiin aim 'i.i.j^hler. Arlene arcompanied by ; Krv. m iiruhn and daughter. Ruth and Mrs. Rudolph Hanover and H'.lc!i Meyer drove to Rochester Minn, tu visit witii Little Billy Biuhn. who la a patient in the hoa- , pital at that place with an opera 1 lion for an abceas on the windpipe i He is getting along as well as can .Mr.; mi:-; lion; 1-. ,;;...i,i,it Mr and Mr >.; a:.u Ji,. and Fi »n md Mr., H,nr Hen , at tiie noli.e ol Ml \\i\\ KL'CI iicr. Mi. or .Mr. l»or. .S'yKe.-,UT Mr.,. O .M an vciter and Mrs. Kuthryn Brown re- I be expected. TKI; 01- in; mi \i. i» i:vj tj»i.j»i>lJ;vi OK I-UUI »!•;< OMJ tin limit xo. 413 ''''" '•' l.'I'-P.-/ I.-;..: II :t I:,.,. !.:,.- 1,,.,-u 111.-.] Ill tin- otli'-«! ut tllC .- Aiplltur of Kon.-uli, Coui.ty, a petition tut tlie (.-ullilillslimeut uf .-Mli'ii.^- ii...- I'.li.ju -ii. if J'.-iivi ibt-'l be':un<Jury road: ii lf ; at ih<_- .Svutj. ;•,--. .-.I c.jincr of. .S'jcUu/i I'tf-iM-^l* unj running . 1 I 1, :!'.•• a.i 10 h- .-'.Mia... i ws:l. J.M.IV.-I »ir,..l t.j l:i..'ii..),.. >.... r.j]|..wii,ii . l,-.-,i -Mt,..-,i rval Oil ale: ix-sctiuiio.M .<«•(_-. Twp. UaiiKu '< I'- .................. Mary J. KuhhnaM, ...... Nl;>* .................. •• •• * K-.lini; .................. NVV'.j o u Ti.ilg, .-.-j .................. .SVYV; .................. " J petition will conj. : .,n r., r l.caimt; birfure the lioard of Supcr- at tl.i-ir oiri.'u n. the couit l.vui.j In Al«oua, Jowa. at two o'clock n the l5t!i .lay of May. 1XS7 at wl.I.jh time all perboua iaUrcsteJ i may iippou' an.J Le I. -aid in the matter. ttd at Algunu, Iowa. tl.;a lath day of April, 1937. E. 8. KINSEY. County Auditor. BANCROFT GIRL WEDS MONDAY Emma Hoffman, Bride of Arthur Blocker In Ceremony Bancroft: On Monday morning at 8 o'clock in St. John's church Emma Hoffman became the bride of Arthur Blocker. The attendants were Ellen Sandt and Leo Blocker. brother of the groom. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Joseph Schultes. The bride was attired in a royal blue crepe dress with white accessories and carried a bouquet of tea roses. Trie bridesmaid wore a pink crepe dress with white Accessories and carried a bouquet of pink carnations. A wedding breakfast was served at the home of the groom's father, Henry Blocker, after the ceremony. A wedding dance was given at the Forester hall, Tuesday evening with a large crowd In attendance. Junior Class Play The junior class of St. John's high school presented their class piny entitled "Scoop" Sunday eve- ni»g. The play was well attended. The cast was as follows: Vincent Wesselman, Lillian McDonald, Raymond McCarthy, Bernice l?andt, Mary Ann Stork, Leonora Delperdang, Aloysius Dudding, Jean Kinsey Philip Welp. Romuald Welp, Cyril Stauder, Donald Etebecker. After the play Rev. J. U. Schultes presented Gorgas Memorial Medal and Quill and scroll badges and certificates. f 3. H. Sheridan and son, James, spent Monday in Thornton. James Sheridan drove to Ames Friday to visit at the home of his brother, Phil Sherlflan. His sister, Patricia, who visited there the past ten days, returned with James 1 Saturday. Walter Menke, who plays baseball with the Des Moines Demons at Des Moines, spent the week end with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Menke. Mrs. Bridget Quinn spent last week visiting at the. home of Mr. and Mrs. Dan Burns at Emmetsburg. On Sunday Mr. and Mrs. Ed Goche and little daughter and Mar- gnret Quinn drove over and brought Mrs. Quinn home/ Ottosen News Team Defeat Bode The Ottosen high school boys' baseball team opened their season Friday by playing Bode and winning by a score of 3 to 2. Roxle Fisher of Curlew Is visiting at the Clarence Reese home. Mr. and Mrs. Freeman Hanson of Clarion visited friends here recently. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Hofius and daughters were Algona callers Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Kinseth and daughters were Algona shoppers Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Van Busklrk and daughters were Fort Dodge callers Friday. Mrs. Peter Watnem and son, Percy were business callers In Humboldt Monday. Marjorie Harding and aon, Jack, visited at the John Maas home in Whittemore Thursday. Palmer Dahl and Charles Furgenson of Elmore visited at the Erich Dahl home Sunday. Vera Goshenour, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. D. Goshenour, Is now quarantined for scarlet fever. Mr. and Mrs. Melvln -Hagen and daughter of Des Moines visited the Morgan Hagens over the week end. Mavis Holt, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Holt, had the misfortune to sprain her ankle Monday at school. Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Holden and children and Velma Kinseth of Humboldt visited relatives here on Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Olson and daughters visited the latter's mother, Mrs. Patton, In Iowa Falls, Tuesday. Delores Kinseth, who Is engaged In work in Algona, spent Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Ktnseth. John Stone, Archie Hanson, Geo. Cooper, Sam Kropf and Fred Struthers were business callers In Humboldt Monday. Supt. and Mrs. Truesdell and daughter, Mary Katherino and Mr. and Mrs. C. Reese and daughter, Loretta, visited at the Crotts home in Fort Dodge, Sunday. YOU CAN BUY A BETTER USED CAR For Less Money at Kent's "THE BARGAIN CENTER OF NO. IOWA" FORDS 1—1936 FORD TUDOR 3—1935 FORD TUDORS , 2—1935 FORD DEL. FORDORS 1—1934 FORD DEL. FORDOR 1—1934 FORD DEL. TUDOR 1—1934—FORD COUPE 1—1933 FORD TUDOR 1—1932 FORD TUDOR 1—1930 FORD COUPE 1—1929 FORD FORDOR 1—1929 FORD COUPE CHEVROLETS 1—1933 CHEVROLET COACH 2—1931 CHEVROLET CO ACHES 1—1931 CHEVROLET SEDAN 2—1930 CHEVROLET COACHES 1—1930 CHEVROLET SEDAN 1—1930 CHEVROLET COUPE 1—1929 CHEVROLET COACH 1—1928 CHEVROLET COACH TRUCKS 1934 DODGE—L. W. B. 1935 FORD—L. W. B. 1935 INTERNATIONAL—L. W. B. 1936 FORD—L. W. B. 1933 CHEVROLET—L. W. B. 1933 CHEVROLET PANEL (AJl <'(juii*|«'<l with dual wheels) EASY TERMS WE TRADE YOUR PRESENT CAB MAY BE DOWN PAYMENT Open evening till 9 p. m., Saturday 10 p. in., Sunday mornings till noon. KENT MOTOR CO. Algona's FORD Dealer ATTORNEYS AT LAW R. J. Harrington J. D. Low* HARRINGTON A LOWE Rooms 212-14 First Nat'l Bk. Bldg. ALGONA, IOWA Jf. L. BONAR ATTORNEY AT LAW Collections will receive prompt attention ALGONA, IOWA W. B. QUARTON H. W. MILLEB ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over Co. Savings Bk. Bldg. Office Phone 427 ALGONA, IOWA A. HUTCHISON DONALD C. HUTCHISON THEODORE C. HUTCHISON ATTORNEYS AT LAW Security State Bk. Bldg. Phone 981 E. 3. Van Ness O. W. Stlllmaa VAN NESS A STUJUVIAN ATTORNEYS AT LAW Offices In new Helse Building Phone 213 Algona, Iowa Gaylord D. Shumway Edw. D. Kelly 8HUMWAY A KELLT ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over Quinby Building Algona, Iowa Phone 88 I* A. WINKEL ATTORNEY AT LAW (County Attorney) Office In Quinby Bldg. Phone 1M ALGONA, IOWA HIRAM B. WHITE ATTORNEY AT LAW Office over Iowa State Bank Phone 206 P. A. DANSON ATTORNEY AT LAW Office over Iowa State Bank Bldg. Office Phone 460-J Res. 815 ALGONA, IOWA J. W. Sullivan (dec'd) S. E. McMahon L. E. Llnnan SULLIVAN, M'MAHON A LINNAN ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over Kossuth Mut. lag. Bldg. ALGONA, IOWA CARROL A. WANDER ATTORNEY AT LAW Over Postoffice Phone 68 PHYSICIANS A SURGEONS J. N. KENEFICK PHYSICIAN & SURGEON Office formerly occupied by Dr. A. L. Rlst over Rexall Drug Store Office Phone 300 Res. Phone 326 ALGONA, IOWA C. H. CRETZMEYER, M. D. SURGEON & PHYSICIAN Office John Galbraith Bldg. Phone 444-810 MELVIN G. BOURNE PHYSICIAN & SURGEON Office over Poat Office Bid*. Phones—Office 197 Res. 1M OSTEOPATHS DR* S. W. MEYER Osteopathic Physician General Practice Special attention given to non- surgical treatment of rectal diseases, varicose veins and rupture. General Hospital Phone 187 DENTISTS DR. H. M. OLSON DENTIST Located over Chrlstensen store Phone, Business 166, Residence 788 ALGONA, IOWA DR. L. C. NUGENT DENTIST Second floor Sawyer Bldg. Phone 313 Algona, Iowa DR. C. D. SCHAAP DENTIST Quinby Bldg. Phone 188 Res. Phone 174 Algona, Iowa GEO. D. WALRATH, D. D. a GENERAL DENTISTRY Office In Postoffice Block Phone 20 Algona, Iowa KARL R. HOFFMAN DENTIST Office in New Helse Bldg. Phone 44 Res. Phone 116 REAL ESTATE MURTAGH A SON REAL ESTATE FARM LOANS INSURANCE BONDS Quinby Bldg. Phone 108 VETERINARIANS FOX * WINKEL Dr. L. W. Fox Dr. J. a Wlnktl Office 220 West State Street Office Phone 475-W Res. 475-R ALGONA, IOWA Typewriter Paper We have just received a large shipment of ream package* (600 sheets) which sell for 60c for 500 sheets This is a good grade bond paper and will make an excellent school paper, The Algona Upper Des Moines Inquire at the Algoua Upper Des Moines office for partxuclarg

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