The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on September 3, 1930 · Page 6
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 6

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, September 3, 1930
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The Upper Des Mollies-Republican, September 3,193d ,^-±..,....^.*,-,» • ,.-.=--. -?L..* i '...:- . *.-*• .^-a^..^-^^^^ | .-ffi^_^ rj ^^^ ^.«ya h ^jM^^^t^ T >^^Bujeeffl^ffl H aa i t>r. Kenefick Gave Talk on Quacks. Dr. M. J. Keneflcfc, ft member of the Algona Rotary club, entertained the members Monday last week In a talk on "Quacks and Quackers." He told oi the many schemes for securing money from the public by unscrupulous men posing as doctors by selling Cure-alls in the form of patent medicines and otherwise. He spoke of spiritualists nnd some of the unreasonable things they claim nnd said at Some future time he would dwell upon osteopathy, chiropractic and other cults as he called them. Mrs. Sanders, city librarian, Rotarians Wellingham and Newell of Emmetsburg and. Mr. Nasby of Ottumwa, son-in-law of i£. D. James, were also guests. ;. < jfi, Whittemore Won from Rodman 5 to 3. Whittemore, August 28. Special: Whittemore defeated Rodman Sunday In a ball game on the Rodman diamond by a score of 5 to 3. The feature of the game was the pitching of Kucker and the hitting of Kenne. Kucker allowed only four hits while Kenne smacked out two doubles and two singles In five trips to the plate. The fielding of W. Barnes In left field was outstanding. The battery for Whittemore was Kucker and Kenne, and for Rodman, Barnes and Bargeman. Whittemore has won twelve games out of fifteen during the season, winning the first ten games In succession. They will play Algona here Wednesday at the Catholic picnic to decide the championship of Kossuth county. Northern Iowa Looks the Best of All. Mr. and Mrs. Sid Backus and daughters returned home a week ago Sunday from a week's trip north to Bralnerd, and Duluth, Minnesota, and duties as % principal of the h!gh school In Aspen, Colorado. Auditor Fred Anderson arrived home after a visit in the west. He traveled as far as Butte, Montana. E. H. Beardsley enjoyed a visit from his father and mother, Mr. and Mr«. William Beardsley of Michigan. A. J, Keene purchased the Harvey Inghatn eighty acres near the Catholic cemetery for $90.00 an acre. Mrs. H. N. Moore left for her home in San Antonio, Texas, after a visit here Of five weeks with relatives. • Miss Helen Rlngle of Greeley, Colorado, was the guest of her uncle and aunt, .Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Beardsley. J. O. Paxson came'home from Cass county, North Dakota, where he had spent some time threshing on his farm. Buena Reed and Margaret Bushnell left for Cedar Falls where they were to enter the State Teachers' College. Sixteen Sunday Schools of the county held a county convention at Whittemore. About forty delegates from Algona. attended. Theo. Chrlschllles returned from Lansing, where he had been as a guest on a houseboat which was cruising among the islands of the Mississippi. Algona was chosen as the first place for two government dairy and butter agents to begin their work of assisting farmers in improving dairy cattle. Miss Trella Gardner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Gardner, and Charles W. Patterson, were united in marriage at the home of the bride's parents hi Algona. Drs. ,C. H. Cretzmeyer and M. J. Kenefick made a hurried call to Ringsted to assist that town's surgeon in an operation upon Mrs. C. B. Murtagh, as a relief from chronic appendicitis. Earl Gorman and R. Trussel and their families moved to New York. Both men had. been district organizers GOOD HOPE NEWS, for the Yeoman lodge here, and were to help organize the lodge In New York state. Miss Julia Bourne stopped off Saturday evening for an over-Sunday visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Bourne. Mr. and Mrs. Emil Mlttag and children, Joyce, Charles, and Robert, were guests at the home of Mr. Mittag's sister, Mrs. Elmer Gaddy at Vln- ton over Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Foster and sons Victor and Arnold of Mason City visited for several days last week at the W. J. Bourne home. Mr. Foster is a nephew of the Bournes. Mrs. John Boom and daughters, Mary Eilene and Lanell of George are guests for several days at the William Treptow home. Mrs. Boom was formerly Miss Nora Schuldt of Burt. Mrs. Lyle Morris left Tuesday to Join her husband at Northport, Long Island, New York, whrre he had, preceded her to assume his duties as superintendent of schools In that city. Mr. and Mrs. Otto Harlan and two children of Stockport, who have been guests for several days at the home of Mrs. Harlan's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Etna Mitchell, returned home on Tuesday of this week. Miss Phoebe Morgan left for Sheldon, on Thursday of last week afier spending the summer in the home of her sister, Mrs. 0. L. Dittmer. Miss Morgan Is resuming her duties in the Sheldon schools where she Is under contract for the fourteenth consecutive year. Such a record bespeaks efficiency of a high degree. Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Broesder and their son, William, left via auto on last Tuesday for Albany, New York, where they are to spend three weeks with their son and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Broesder. Both are employes of the Montgomery Ward & Company are the Cffifjjjmlts south through Wisconsin, into north-, ,,,_„_„. ern Illinois and south In eastern lowa.j *«>*• John A. Bexell, who was dean Corn Is generally conceded about haif °f commerce in the Oregon Agricula crop everywhere, but nowhere in the tural college at Coryallis spent a few four states visited does the crop look days In Algona visiting his sister, Mrs. as good as in Kossuth county. The Nels Fehnn. His wife accompanie corn looks better, the grass is greener, a 101 llere the farms nicer and the people, well The city council passed a resolu there is no comparison. If any one tion to put in new electroliers in Al doubts this, they should take a similar gona . Thirty-two poles were to b trip of a few hundred miles and bs installed, twenty-two of which wer convinced. to be on State street. The Commer | cial Club was to furnish the poles. An ensemble concert was given in | the Congregational church under the supervision of Professor Benjamin The program included instrumental nd organ music calling for not than eight hands and going on up to twelve. Miss Camilla Wilson rendered two vocal solos. W. H. Ketchum had come from Illinois a few weeks before and purchased a 240-acre farm in Kossuth county and put on an advertising campaign in cooperation with the local business store in that city and are valuable members of the staff of workers of that firm. West Bend Farms Did West Bend, August 26. Special: The Kulp farm north of Rodman was put up at auction on Tuesday, but did .not sell. A bid of $129 per acre was put on the 44-acre tract and one for $114 on the large farm. Twenty Years Ago. men, boosting Algona and Kossuth J county. The ads were run in the Des C. O. Simpson arid Miss Helen Moines Register and the Evening Tri- *l3uarton arrjved home from Terry, bune. Montana. Col. M. J. Walsh of Livingston, Mon, Miss tiucla Wallace arrived home tana, stopped in Algona to visit his after an extended visit with a" sister in wife who had been here for some time * "Sr ~^*J Colorado. ed to leave town. Harold Quarton left to take up his visiting relatives. The colonel was on his way home from "the national shoot tire national guard of Montana had been called out to help fight a big forest fire in that state. The Willing Worker's society met at the Evelyn Brighton home last Friday afternoon. Joseph Anderson, Sr., has rented a farm near Rake where they plan to move March first. Mr. and Mrs. George Goetch and Harlan Kramer motored to High Lake last week Friday afternoon to attend a Sunday School picnic. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Goetsch and son, Dale, and Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Hanson of Fenton drove to Boone Friday to spend the week end with Mr. Hanson's sisters. Misses Alice Uhr and Thelma Appelt of Swea City spent last week visiting at the Millen Jensen home. Thelma is a sister to Mrs. Jensei^and Alice is LISTED AS STANDARD Bit UNDERWRITERS'LABORATORIES a friend. She will teach the Martin Thompson school for the coming year. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Osborn and daughter, Margery, and Lester Osbom drove to Waterloo and LaPorte City on Saturday morning to spend the week end visiting relatives. Lester has been home from college for •; two weeks and CITY PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY. ATTORNEYS AT LAW T. P. Harrington L. J. Dickinson HARRINGTON & DICKINSON ATTORNEYS AT LAW Booms 212-14 First Nat'l Bank Blk. ALGONA, IOWA. J. L. BONAR ATTORNEY AT LAW Collections will receive prompt attention. ALGONA, IOWA W. B. QUARTON II. W. MILLEU ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over Kossuth County State Bank Office Phone, 427. ALGONA, IOWA. J. W. Sullivan S. E. McMahon L. E. Linnan SULLIVAN, McMAlION & LINNAN ATTORNEYS AT LAW Office over County Savings Bank ALGONA, IOWA. K. J. VAN NESS & G. W. STILLMAN '.-*. LAWYERS V • Office over Iowa State Bank. jPhone 213-W Algona, Iowa • , , . L. A. WINKEL (. .--'-• ATTORNEY AT LAW Office in Qulnby Building. Phone 180 ALGONA, IOWA. KOSSUTH COUNTY STATE BANK ALGONA, IOWA. CAPITAL & SURPLUS Officers: J. W. Wadsworth, Chairman of thi Board of Directors. H. E. Rist, President. T H. Wadsworth, First Vice Presi »70,0»- O. S. Buchanan, Second Vice Presl J. S. Auner, Cashier. E. J. McEvoy, Asst. Cashier. L. C. Reding, Asst. Cashier. E. A. Schemel, Asst. Cashier. Directors: T H - Wadswortt J. w. Wadsworth J. S. Auner *,. j. van Ness G. S. Buchanan PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS THE ALGONA HOSPITAL Phone 250 KENEFICK & CRAWFORD Office Phone 300 Residence Phones: Or. Keneflck, 67 .. Dr. Crawford, 115 the fall term. ; Otto, Henry and Minda Wilberg, Martin Thompson and son, Kenneth, left Wednesday for Baronet, Wisconsin, to visit Mr. and Mrs. Anderson. Mrs. Anderson will be remembered as Alice Wilberg. They plan to go to Minneapolis for the fair before returning home. Minda will remain there to work. Mrs. John Osborn and daughter, Pauline, Mrs. Jennie Jensen, Mrs. Earl Osborn, Mi 1 , and Mrs. George Jensen, and family, Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Thompson and daughter, Mrs. Geo. Charlson of Kenyon, Minnesota, and Mrs. Hans Wilberg and daughter,, Minda, spent last Tuesday at Swea City with an r.ged aunt, Mrs. Carrie Thompson. Superintendent and Mrs. R. L. Rossman and son, Refine, returned to their home in Seneca last Wednesday night after spending a very pleasant summer in eastern New York, in the vicinity of Hudson and Albany, visiting relatives. Mr. Rossman spent six weeks attending summer school at Cornell University. They made the trip in their car in three days. Gas, formerly a city convenience only, is now available far beyond city limits for with SKELGAS you may enjoy gas for all cooking purposes— -anywhere. SKELGAS is real natural gas; purified to remove odorous, low heat producing and soot forming gases; compressed to aid transportation. Real natural gas;, lights at the touch of a burning match; turns off when cooking is finished. Five tunes as hot as ordinary gas and yet because ranges built especially for SKEL* . GAS utilize every bit of this heat; your kitchen is unusually cool* t Moderately priced, too. For as little as $142.50 you may have SKELGAS installed in your kitchen.' See, too, the insulated range which gives greatest efficiency and convenience. Spread your payments over a whole year, if you wish. .Yon can't realize the convenience of , 'S ' -• SKELGAS until you have seen it operate, Come in and light SKELGAS yourself. Actually cook with it. Then compare. No obligation} of course. The e'teel cabinet, with its two cylinders' of SKELGAS, stands outside your home. Fresh cylinders may be installed as •owlcd whether yon ore at home or not -j^thout bother or muss. RADIO LUten in Saturday evenings to the Skello* i&ina over NBC net work t WLS, Chicago; K.5TP, Minneapolis-Si. Paul: WOW, Omaha: WHO,Ue»Molne8;KSD,St.Louisj WDAF, Kansas City; KVOO, Tuba} and KOA, Denver. Farmers General Store R, O, BJUSTROM PROP, HOBARTON^ * , ALGONA, IOWA Gaylord D. Shumay Edward D. Kelly SHUMWAY & KELLY ATTORNEYS AT LAW GSice over Quinby & Krause Building Algona, Iowa Phone S«. E. C. McMAHON Attorney at Law Office over Qumby & Krause Bldg. Algona, Iowa Phoue 129 INSURANCE. CITY PROPERTY LOANS FARM LOANS REAL ESTATE INSURAN01 OF ALL KINDS CUNNINGHAM & LACY Phone 598 IDT w. stat« tn ALGONA, IOWA, ALGONA INSURANCE~AGENCY Reliable Insurance Service O, B. LABARRE AL FALKENHA1NER Phone 55 First door north Iowa State Bank MORTICIAN """" HU M. MERRITT Uoiilcian & Funeral Director, Phone No. 11. ALGONA, IOWA. VETERINARIAN. JU W. FQJT* Veterinarian Algonft office at the old Pr. Bayen office. Q»lce phone 475-W; Besldenw 475-R. WilU &ave WM ** ofllM •' all time*. *»""*• IOWA- C. H. CRETZMEYER PHYSICIAN & SURGEON Glasses Fitted office in J. Galbraith Block. Residence one block east and one block south of ottlce. No calls made after 9:30 p. m. ALGONA, IOWA. Office Phone, 310. Residence, 444 WALTER FUASER, M. D. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON Ofllce in Qulnby Building. tooin No. 14 Phone No. 12 ALGONA, IOWA. DR. W. D. ANDREWS. Osteopathic Physician & Burgeon £ye, Ear, Nose and Throat Obstetrics luxated over Hub Recreation Parlor. Phones. Ofllce 187, Residence, fl88. ALGONA. IOWA. DR. P. E WALLEV. Ostcopathic Physician and Surgeon Electrical Therapy, Obstetrics. Located over Zender & Caldwell's Clothing Store. Phones—Office 7D, Residence 211. ALGONA, IOWA. DENTISTS DR. II. L. McCORKLE 'DENTIST Office over Long Bros. Grocery. Business Phone 811 Residence, 80' ALGONA, IOWA PR. H. M. OLSON DENTIST Located over Chrlstensen Store. Phones: Business 103, Residence, 47 ALGONA, IOWA. SEXTON NEWS Miss Sarah Neeling of Algona spent ast week with her friend, Mildred Cutschara. August Ktrschbaum and James Jlaine spent last week Thursday af- ernoon at Clear Lake fishing. Miss Ila Olsen spent Friday and Saturday witli her sister, Mrs. Gilbert Benschoter in Kanawha last week. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Vrooman and amily of Grand Junction visited last week with their nephew, James Brophy, Mrs. John Miller and two little daughters of Mason City visited last week with her mother, Mrs. Amy imlth. Mr. and Mrs. Lou Bolenus, Robert and June drove to Mason City one day last week where Robert had some dental work done. Mr. and Mrs. William Brophy and family of Kanawha visited with his brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. James Brophy last week. Mrs. Henry Hawley and little granddaughter of Mason City came Friday evening to visit a few days with her sister, Mrs. B, E. Sanders. Mrs. Wm. Kutschara entertained three of her granddaughters, Rosa, Minnie and Mildred Kutschara at a party at her home Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs, Hallard Snyder and children attended the wedding of their niece Wilma Gordes to Wm. Fritz at the home of the bride's parents near Titonka last Tuesday evening. Mrs. Medleth Burger of Burt and sitser, Nell Wise, visited with Mrs. Pearl Bennet, of (Fairmont, Minnesota, at the Kossuth hospital Friday morning of last week. She has been a patient there for two weeks. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Snyder of Cummins, drove down last week for a visit with their son, Hallard Snyder and family and also to attend the wedding of granddaughter, Wilma Gerdes, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Gerdes near Titonka. The Ladies' Aid met with Mrs. Orville Hedrick Thursday afternoon. A large crowd attended and Bible study was conducted by Mrs. Jergen Skow of Wesley. The ladies also set a quilt together which they will quilt but ar-3 piecing a log cabin quilt now. Mr. and Mrs. Elvis Marshall and I daughter, Elsie of Mason City and Mr. and Mrs. Everett Hill and sons, Kenneth and Emory of Titonka visited on Sunday evening at the Strother Wise home east of town getting acquainted with the new baby. Mrs. Marshal), Mrs. Wise and Mr. Hill are sisters and brother. LAKOTA NEWS Mr. and Mrs. W. Richardson of Algona were visitors here Wednesday on business. Ferdinand Koppen was ill for several days last week having a lame back, but can get around now with the use of a cane. Mrs. Addle Seymour, president of Ahe Farmers & Drovers State Bank, was up from Algona several days last week attending to business. Mrs. T. V. Adams and daughter, Mary Lou, returned home Friday from a three weeks' visit with relatives at Charles City and Mason City. Herman Gollnow, who fell last week and ran a pipe stem under his tongue, is getting along nicely although still quite weak from the toss of blood. Philip Mussman, the youngest eon of Mr. and Mrs. George Mussman, taken to Algona Friday night by Dr. Williams for an appendicitis operation. The Wm. Wortman family and Mrs> Julia Wortman enjoyed a visit lagfe Tuesday from their cousins, Mr. and! Mrs. Henry Claus, and son, Edwin, of Lena, Illinois. Mrs, W. L. Joslyn and children), of Sycamore, Illinois, who had been, vis- 't'ng at Algona, were here last 'Ehurs- day looking after business coonected with farms In this vicinity. Miss Helen Davidson arrived Saturday from her home at BHUflowers, Missouri, where she had spent the summer. She will again-, teach hi the. high school here this year. Herman Wessels, manager of City Oil: station, accompanied by his wife and daughter .Shirley, spent last week in northern Minnesota, fishing and with relatives in St. Paul. George Adams fell JTriday night and cut two of the arteries in his left arm, nearly bleeding to death before a doctor could be called to his side as DR. Williams was at Algona with a pafcUent. Mr. and Mrs. John Makis and five oWWren returned' home Monday evening from a weeWs visit with. Datives la Chicago, The Makis fawfly cam? here several yaars ago from Chicago and now own a shoe and Harness repair shop her*. Lyman Ne^dham and saj», Harry, re-> turned hon*e the lattw part of last week from Mt. CarmeJl, Illinois, where Harry has been sperwflttg the summer with ihla aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. TQ*J Brown. Mjs. Brown to a sister of the late Thft road to the inro cemeteries east of town has glwft the people to this vicinity more c* leas p^ief for a num times- almost impossible to, get' through the- We are now glad to aeport that the; «f years, Jn the spring when- the- roads are bao3 it was- some» road is being graveled; Mr. and Mrs, Peter-Hans, Sr., and> their son, Hugo, and wife and daughter, who are- here front- Rockford; H1K nois, drove to Wllmar, Minnesota on. Wednesday to visit the .Albert Hans, family, Albert, who> for a number of' years farmed the> Mbr, Addle Seymour farm: smith of towaj moved Marqht Ih-st of thte year. H, W, POST Dray Mid Transfer Fboap 298, Algona, Iowa Long Distance Hauling. Every load lasured agalmt loss or daw- age. Equipped to do all kind* of draying and hauling. D ON'T handicap ypur furnace by ordering jqst ordinary coal when you have available, genuine Champion Domestic . , , the qoal that's Branded for your protection, For back of every lum£ of Champion Domestic is the countrywide reputation of one of the world's largest coal producers. Remember that Champion Domestic is mechanically cleaned, screened and graded in the world's largest and most modern coal cleaning plant.., your assurance of the best domestic fuel money will buy, Here is our telephone number.., give w a ring, FRED A!H?Ii£$Q}f Phone 308 Algoni Authorized Dealer for QrenaoUer Coal, -<; ,J

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