The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on December 11, 1962 · Page 11
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 11

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, December 11, 1962
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Church Group At Burt Holds A Christinas Party .. Home for Retarded at Water and the ™ re "iembered «' The action was taken by Society members at their December mS ins held at the church Dec s nf Z a Y Is S voted that members the charity committee call h^-"? and refncmb Aid Christmos gifts from the cnnTr'u"";"^''"' , ai!so P acke d and sent Christmas boxes to church members in the armed services Following the business meeting, the 23 members and their guests present enjoyed their annual Christmas party A playlet, "The Christmas Spirit, was presented by Dorothy Marlow and June Bierstedt with Mrs Wm. Scheer acting as narrator. Pastor Scheer rendered a vocal solo and a 50c gift exchange was held. New Members The members of St. John's Ladies Aid sponsored a reception for new church members received into the church by confirmation of faith or by transfer of letter. The reception was held Monday evening, opening with a pot luck supper at 6:0. Greetings were extended to all by Pastor Scheer and Eugene Drager, church chairman. A play depicting the real meaning of Christmas was presented by several ladies of the Aid and Pastor Scheer. Group singing was also enjoyed. Mrs Ann Riemers headed the committee in charge of the reception. Guests honored were Mr and Mrs Kneedler and family, Mr Charles Klein, Loreli Lavrenz, Vickie Koestler, Pamela Ruscher, Merwyn Cunningham and Duane Peter. Mr and Mrs Louis Price and sons, Lakota, were Sunday afternoon callers at the R. Willrett home. Evening callers were Mr and Mrs A. R. Willrett, Algona. Mrs Goodwin Bergerud was taken to St. Ann hospital late Tuesday night and Wednesday was taken to the University hospital, Iowa City, for medical care. Ruth Hasse, Iowa City, spent several days the past week with her father, brother and sisters. Mr and Mrs Darwin Koepke became parents of a baby girl at St. Ann hospital Thursday. She is the first daughter in the family. Mr and Mrs Floyd Koepke are the Council Minutes COUNCIL MINUTES The City Council met Nov. 28, 1962 with Finn, Mayor Pro Tern, and the following named council members: Muckey, Stcffan, Elbert. Andreason, and Peirce. Absent: Mayor Shierk. Minutes of last meeting were approved. City Clerk was instructed to have an appraisal made of lot 5 4 6 Blk. 162. Calls Add. by two local real estate agents. Mechanical contract & Electric Contract for the street garage were approved by the Engineer and accepted by the council. "Slow School Zone" signs were recommended for the intersections of Wooster & Kennedy, Minn, i Kennedy. Discussed Storm sewer project for east pan of City. Emergency truck for the fire dopt. discussed. Beer permit was granted to the Smoke Shop & American Legion Authorized city clerk to send out bids for gas. Approved: A/ Wm. J. Finn Mayor Pro Tom Attest David A. Smith City Clerk GENERAL Shierk. Salary % 112.50 Smith, Salary 32160 Iowa Slate Bank, Withholding .. 2590 NW Bell, Telephone 23.65 Ribbon & Carbon Co., Supplies 1740 STREET Burtis, Salary 14370 Frambach, Salary 131.60 Helmers, Salary 129.69 Lashbrook. Salary .. .... 17667 Pergrandc. Salary _ 174.00 Prew, Salary . 14976 Scobtaa, Salary - 8888 Wibben. Salary . ........ 124.69 Iowa Stale Bank, Withholding 110 20 City Clerk, Advanced Cash . 1200 Cliff's Signs, Lettering - -. 1500 Diamond's, Tarp. .-- 14 Everds Bros, Gravel .... 11200 Ft Dodge Towel, Service . - 3 25 NW BELL, Telephone . . 33 7C Norton Machine, Repairs . _ 7 73 Reding's. Gravel _ I640C Swaney Equip., Flatbed & Hoist 83367 PUBLIC SAFETY Bockelman, Salary ........ 282.10 Bulten, Salary 222.07 Hutchison, Salary 22559 Jorocnson. Salary ... 24328 Mirtag, Salary 217.26 Rasmusscn. Salary 166.54 Elbert, Salary .. 1500 Kohl, Salary .. 2000 Voigt, Salary 210.88 Iowa State Bank, Withholding 22460 Trust i Agency, Pension ... 18.53 Boekelman, Expenses 2269 City Clerk, Advanced Cash . 6.70 NW B«ll, Telephone 2370 Algona Fire Co., Service* -. 630.00 Electronics Spec., Repairs ..' 32.45 Ed Fold, Equip., Supplies ... 43.25 DEBT SERVICE John Chalgren, Recharge CO2 6.50 Stouffer Equip., Supplies — 36.00 SANITATION Baas, Salary 93.37 Leeck, Salary 93.37 Courtney, Salary 93.37 City Clerk, Advanced Cash .. .85 Dick Helmerj, Labor 30.00 NW Bell, Telephone 13.50 C. Wagner, Labor 12.00 SEWER RINTAL Gronbach, Salary 133.70 Lemkee, Salary 192.67 Iowa State Bank, Withholding 20.50 Cities Service, Fuel 17.46 Iowa Water Poll Assoc., Dues 12.00 NW Bell, Telephone 11.85 Iowa Slate Bank, Interest .. 46.50 Iowa D.M. Natl. Bank, ...' 70.00 Iowa D.M. Natl. Bank, Interest 85.00 PARKINS METER Grp*n, Sal»fy 290.80 Rlfty. SaUry 37.42 Sands, Salary .. . 106.99 low* Stjte Bank, Withholding 68.80 Trust V Agency, Pension .. 3.28 grandparents nnd Mrs Augusta Bleich the great-grandmother. Roy Clark is a patient at University hospital, Iowa City, where he Is receiving medicnl treafment and care. Mrs Clark will go to i Iowa City this woek to be with her 1 husband during his surgery. Two Portland Groups Enjoy Xrnas Parties Portland - The Portland Progress club held its annual Chris!, mas party Monday, De". 3, in the home of Mrs Margaret Arndorfer, beginning with a one o'clock luncheon. Mrs Klla Lampe and Mrs Ethel Smith were assistant hostesses. About twenty five members attended, eacli bringing cookies, candy, cake or pie. The hostesses furnished tho hot dish. There was a SOc Christmas gifl exchange. The next meeting will be Thursday, Jan. 17, in the homo of Mrs AHene Wood, with Mrs Mnrp.irr-t Govern assistant hostess. Tho lesson will be given by Arlcne Wood and Virginia Becker. Ha/el Steven and Arlene Marlow will have tho surprise number. Four Corner Social Club held its annual Christmas party and pot luck dinner Dec. 4 at the Portland community hall. Those attending were Mr and Mrs Donald Hings- dorf, Mr and Mrs W. J. Stewart. Mr and Mrs Glen Larsen, Mr and Mrs Art Rartlott and Steven. Miami Mrs Hollo Moore and family. Mr and Mrs Herman Harms. Har- old Harms, Mr and Mrs Wilbur Spear and Wayne, Levant Moore, Lcona Haase and Evelyn, Mrs Hazel Carroll, Mr and Mrs Victor Fitch and Korene Fitch. The afternoon was spenl socially. The next meeting will be held Jan. a in the homo of Mrs Donald Hingsdorf. Mr and Mrs Tony Becker of St. Joe were Sunday dinner guests in the Kay Fitch home. Mr and Mrs Tony Jandl were dinner guests in the home of Air and Mrs Clarence Dicrs. Mrs Edmund T.nrien is spending the week in Minneapolis with her daughter and son-in-law, Mr and Mrs Jack Thompson. She is help- thorn get their new house in order. Mr and Mrs Johnny Spear and family attended a birthday parly Thursday evening in honor of tho birthday of his mother, Mrs Hobert Spear, Titonka. and brother Richard Spear, in '.he home of Mr? Robert Spear. Other guests were Johnny Harms, Mr and Mrs Raymond Spear and family and Mr Mrs Tom Asche. Sunday visitors in the Roger Tuesdny, Peeembpr 11, 1962 Alflonn (la.) Upper Oes Mo!ne*-3 Scott home were Mr nnd Mrs Henry Muller nnd Mr nnd Mrs Phil F.ishen and family, Whiite- more. Mr nnd Mrs Merwvn Rahl ing were evening visitors. Severn! Portland families altend- ed Supersweet Feeds Day in Ti tonka. Thursday Mr nnd Mrs Leo Clark of Brill called at the Rny Filch homr Tuesday and took Mr nnd Mr-Filch In Huthven where they visit ed their daughter and son-in-law.' Mr and Mrs Jesse Schmidt. "A dollar won't do as much for us as il iiM'd (n. hut neither will we do as much for a dollai The average person las) year <=l)<*nt *:.!) fur dairy products". FILING CABINETS. 2. 3. 4 drnwer, also combination filing-storage cabinets in variety of sizes. Office Supply Dept., Upper Des Moines Pub. Co.. Alqona. * * t 6 IFTS FOR HER! 6IFTS fog , , m HOME! r SAMSONITE LUGGAGE Streamlite and Silhouette starting at .95 $14. GOSSIP BENCH Deluxe model in wal. Many., maple or lime oak. Start at $17.88 TRAY TABLE SET with stand "Tole Hose" .95 IRECT FROM FACTORIES ULTRA SMART POLE and tree lamps. Starting at $6.95 SUNBURST CLOCK set of three pieces. Rare Beauty. Guarantee $10.88 HASSOCKS All sixes and colors. As low as .95 CHARMING BOUDOIR chair. Super buy at $17.95 \ TOSS PILLOWS All shapes and all colors $1.19 TABLE LAMPS Close out group. Your Choice $10.95 CRIBS High Chairs and play pens $12.95 RECLINERS I'ltra smart, big comfort $39.95 DINETTE SET array of high-slylu h-pc $39.95 FAMOUS CEDAR CHEST to Mure fineries $39.95 •***»*... CARPET FOR XMAS Alexander-Smith, Lees and Masland. 20 rolls to choose from. COCKTAIL TABLE Step, Lamp & Wedge tables. Danish Modern. $19.95 k SWANK BOOKCASE with sliding glass doors. $22.50 i from lijustroms any amount and choose tlipi Choii-e of American Wal. '1 anglers. BEDROOM SUITE 4-PIECE SECTIONAL Lovely Nylon cover. Choice of 4 decorator colors. This is a real Christmas value at Modern :t pc. suiicv Bookcase Bed, Double Drosser & Chest $149.95 $239.95 FREE VAN DELIVERY FREE GIFT WRAPPING 4 PLASTIC-TOP DESKS Many stylus in Mhgy, Wal Maple & Lime Oak. Start at $19,95 NEW SWIVEL LOUNGE chair. All Koam A gn- bu> ut $44.95

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