The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 27, 1957 · Page 22
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 22

Algona, Iowa
Issue Date:
Thursday, June 27, 1957
Page 22
Start Free Trial

V DM MoliiH Thursday, June 27, 1957 Funeral Held Tuesday For Mrs Evans, 79 Funeral services for Mrs R A Evans. 79, well-known wife of an Alpona physician. Dr R A .Evans, were held nt 2 p.m. tues- Onv in the First Baptist church *yith Rev. Roland Andrews officiating. Buri.-U was in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. McCullough's Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers at the funeral were p. P. Smith. Cliff Riebhoff. Kvle Keith. W. A. Foster. Clarence Pnebe and Evert Richardson. Mrs Evans died Sunday afternoon at St. Ann hospital, where she had been a patient for a week and a half. Victoria Thompson, daughter of James and Jane Thompson, was born June 7. 1878 at Brampton, Ontario, Canada, where she attended school. Following her formal education. Miss Thompson taught school in Canada for several years, came to the states and took nurses' training at Galesburg. 111. She was united in marriage with Robert A. Evans May 18, 1905. The couple observed their fiftieth anniversary two years ago. Dr. and Mrs Evans have been residents of Algona for the past 32 years. While a practicing physician, Dr. Evans served ns county coroner. Dr. and Mrs Evans were involved in a mishap in downtown Mason City several weeks ago when an auto struck them as they walked off a curb at an intersection.. Th4ir injuries were not deemed serious, although both required hospitalization for a time. Besides her husband, Mrs Evans is survived by a daughter, Kathleen (Mrs Ralph Tingley), Sioux Falls, So. Dak.; a son, J. W. Evans, Correctionville; and three grandchildren. She was an active- member of several organ- isations here during her residence, including the PEO Sister- Auxiliary At Ottosen Names Mrs Meyer Olfosen *- Mrs Martin Meyer was re-elected president of the local unit of the American Legion Auxiliary when the members of that group met Tuesday afternoon at the Meyer home. Other officers named were Mrs Rasmus Olson, vice president; Mrs Mike Coylc.. secretary: Mrs Jacob Ryg, treasurer; Mrs Essie Cooper, sgt at-arms; Mrs Richard Kinstth, Chaplain: and Mrs Clara Solberg, historian. The poppy sales this year through this organization amounted to $40. The next meeting will be July 9 at the home of Mrs Mike Coyle. Fellowship Bally The Larger Parish Youth Fellowship group met Sunday afternoon in the Presbyterian Church. The group includes young people from Plover, Pocahontas, Livermore and Ottosen. Mrs Ralph Richards hod charge of devotions, Mrs Jessen VanBuskirk had charge of refreshments and Mrs Essie Cooper had charge of recreation. David Mac-Lean, student pastor, who will be working in the Larger Parish this summer, was present. Mr and Mrs Victor Mayer and family attended the wedding and reception for Jeri Kay Voigl and Walter Licht at the Trinity Lutheran church in Algona 'Sunday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Eugene Hofius spent Sunday at the Alf Lee home at Stratford. Mr and Mrs Raymond Loos visited Sunday afternoon at the Richard Kinseth home. Sunday visitors at the Anthony Waechter home were Mr and Mrs Verne Waechter of Cylinder and Mr and Mrs Henry Dahlhauser and family of West Bend. Mr and Mrs Percy Watnem and Mr and Mrs Chester Alme visited Sunday at the Herman Kramer rupme at Lone Rock. Friday evening Mr and Mrs Percy Watnem were guests at the homo of their son and daughter- in-law, Mr and Mrs Paul Wat- nem at Belmond. Keith Rtaryer of Algona was a Sunday guest at the Ralph Richards home. Mr and Mrs Mike Coyle were guests Sjftday for Father's Day at the Donald Brandhoij home at Bradgate. Mrs Essie Cooper returned home Friday following a visit to the Ralph Cooper home at Sutherland. Mr and Mrs Don Lange of Cedar Falls arrived the first part of the week for an overnight stay at the Earl Long home and then went on to Sutherland to visit his parents. They returned to the Long home Saturday and were there for Father's Day Sunday along with Mr and Mrs Arnold Bratland and family of Bode. Mrs Lange and Mrs Bratland are daughters of Mr and Mrs Long. Supper guests Saturday evening at the Silas Banwart home were John Dapper of Maywood, Cal., Mr and Mrs Fred Messner of Gibbons, Minn., Mr and Mrs Paul Banwart, Mr and Mrs Noah Gerber and Mr and Mrs Earl Banwart and family of West Bend. Visitors a week ago Friday at the W. H. Wchrspann home were Mrs Ed Tielz. Mrs Rudy Hanover and Mrs Bill Lauck all of Whit- tcmore and Mr and Mrs Otto Wichtendahl of Fenton. Tuesday visitors this week were the Rev. Mr and Mrs Elmer Wehrspann and family of Aurelia. Thursday visitors were Mrs Harold Sche- meling of Whittemore and Mrs Will Schmeling of Windom.Minn. Sunday vistors were Rev. and Mrs Leo Wehrspann and family of Audubon, E. 'C. Larson of Eagle Grove and Mr and Mrs Herman Harms and Wilheim of West Bend. Mrs W. H. Wehr- spann was a recent surgical patient at the University Hospital at Iowa City. LIGHTNING Lightning started a fire which destroyed a barn on the Jessie Harward farm near Floris recently. • LONE ROCK By Mrs Clarence Kraft Mr and Mrs Lawrence Dittmer and family attended a Dittmer reunion at Clear Lake Sunday. Mrs Anden Hovey's father, William Meyer of Swea City, was a guest at the Ardcn Hovey home. Mr and Mrs Thul of Ames were weekend guests at Mrs Thul's parents home, Mr and Mrs Jack Quinn. Mr and Mrs E. A. Lee and Michael attended a Busch reunion at Ledyard Sunday, and then visited the J. H. Montgomery home. Mr and Mrs A. A. Krueger and Susan Montgomery went to Okoboji Sunday to " bring Kermit Krueger home. Mr and Mrs Gene Blanchard and Mrs Ed Blanchard went to Nevada to visit the Delbert Blanchard family. Mr and Mrs Dean Jergenson and children of Algona were guests Sunday at the Frank Flaig residence. Mr and Mrs Clarence Ackerson of Wesley and Mr and Mrs Den* flis Long were dinner guests at the George B. Long home Sunday. Wanda Schrader left Sunday morning for Girls State at Cedar Falls. DIES An accidental gunshot wound caused the death of Benjamin Bass, 79, of Jolley recently. He was hunting squirrels in the timber at the time of the mishap lor's check or draft drawn on a sol- vonl Stntf or National Hank domiciled within the State of Iowa, in the amount at least equal to S^ f of the amount of the proposaf.payablc without conditions to the Owner' The bid xrrurlty is required as t\ guarantee that the bidder will enter into n contract with the Board of Education, d(-"ciibod abow, for the work de- grnhrd in the proposal. By virtue of stutuatory authority a preference will be given to products and provisions grown and coal produced within the State of Iowa, and to Iowa domestic laboV. No bidder may withdraw his bid for B peiiod of thirty (30) daj-s after the ti.itc set for the opening thereof The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive Informalities therein. Pioposal forms, plans and specifications may be examined at the 1 office or the Superintendent of Schools. Lone Rock. Iowa; at the office of the A-E Hnni stick Lundgren and Associates Inc., N-212 First National Bank Bulld- ing. St. Paul, Minnesota; at the Builders' Exchanges of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota; at the North Iowa Builders' Exchange, Mason City, Iowa: at the Builders' Exchange of Omaha. Nebraska; and at the F 'Ufc Dodge Corporation, Des Molnes, Iowa Contractors may obtain plans' and specifications for the work at the office of the A-E by depositing the sum of Twenty-Five Dollars ($25 OOj for each set of documents. This deposit will be returned to each Contractor for only one set of documents, provided the documents are returned complete and In good condition within ten (10) days after the bids are opened, and provided a bonaflde pro-, posal Is submitted. One half of the amount of the deposit will be refunded to: Contractors who fall to bid; all subcontractors; all material and equipment suppliers, and all others — for each set of, documents returned complete and in good condition within ten (10) days after the bid opening. A bond In the form approved by the Plate of Iowa In the sum of the full amount of the contract will be required of the successful bidder. Juno 14, 1957. Haarstk-k Lundgren and Associates Inc.. Architects — Engineers. N-212 First National Bank Building Saint Paul, Minnesota Board of Education Sentral Community School District Fetiton, Lone Rock and Seneca Kossuth and Palo Alto Counties. Iowa (Published In The Algona Upper Des Moines. Algona, Iowa, June 20 and June 27, 1957) the stockholders, after the date of renewal of existence, the following named persons, to-wlt, N. N. Blank 3. N. Blank. L J. Wegener and E. R! Lehman, shall be the directors of the corporation: the executive officers of the corporation shall be a President a Vice-president, a Secretary and a Treasurer who shall be chosen bv the affirmative vote of three of the Board at their first meeting after the first annual meeting of the stock- holders described above. Until the annual meeting of the directors 1n 1958 M. N. Blank shall be President and Treasurer, 3. N. Blank shall be Vice President and Secretary and E. R. Lehman shall be Ass't. Secretary and Ass't. Treasurer. (8) There is no limitation on the amount of Indebtedness to which said corporation may subject itself. (7) The private property of the stockholders of such corporation shall be exempt trorn the debts of *atd cot- poratton. Dated nt fces Moines. Iowa, this 27th day of May, 19f President E. R. Lehman, Ass't Secretary (Published June IS, 20, 27 and 4, in The Algona (Iowa) Upper Des 24-29-26-27 MOWER Three year old Ricky Marlbw of near Burr Oak, lost all of the toes on one foot recently when he was caught in the blades of a power lawn mower. ' Municipal Utilities wE're ON oUr WAy tO a LGoNa, iOway FoR 'RldiKAIus dAZe' KOmiNg JULy 12tH aNd 13Th !?'!;• , Higher Octane, Higher Powered Gasoline that brings out foe best in today's New, Higher Performance Automobiles, • PhMlpt 66 bring* yw hj new Fure.fua wftti If* Mgfi«r octane and higher power yo y need to get peak p*r» formal** out ef any cor. Not only n»w coo, but eWcr can, too, will benefit from the remarkable porfora ? wa , UH ^ # f 1 * W «¥ r l» w «'«<* FUTE-FUH, *'* for tefflrf drfriM madWgni. ft 1 * the pnly ecw lme ing added Di-ifoprwyl. It'} dean burning 1 1 hen high octane for wwotn power and long mileage. Wl w» wife new Faif-fm at your PWliipj 0 ' UTILITIES PROCEEDINGS A regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Algona Municipal Util- .Ities was held in the City Hall, City of AlRona, Iowa, June 17, 1957, at 7:30 o'clock P.M. Present were: Allen K. Buchanan, C. R. McQuiston. M. J. Bradley, T. James Palmer, Supt., R. G. Buchanan, Attorney and R. W. Strohmeyer, representing Buell & Winter Engineering Co.. Sioux City, la. The minutes of the meeting of June 3, 1957, were read and approved. Motion by McQuiston, seconded by Bradley, that the vouchers payable be approved and authorized paid as audited. Motion carried. All voting "Aye". Light Fund Union Freightways. frt. 26.97 C. M. St. P. & P. R.R. Co.. freight Q95.85 W. W. Sullivan, P.M., postage 38.56 Pav Roll, pay roll 1,782.27 Milton Bilyeu. labor ' 158.42 Mervin Hcntgca, labor 113.33 Harvey Peglow, labor _ 92.52 Iowa State Bank, withholding tax 273.70 Soc. Sec. Tax, soc. sec. tax ._ 152.44 WaJer Fund Pay Roll, pay roll 328.41 Frank Ostrum, labor . 28.27 Walter Peterson, labor 162.22 Reiner Helmers. labor 97.07 Reakus Helmers, labor 91.42 George Weig, labor 78.35 Iowa State Bank, withholding tax ,. 23.10 Soc. Sec. Fund, soc. sec. tax 40.74 No. Central Pub. Ser. Co., gas bill 11.20 Cletus F. Elbert, serv. 81.00 Lee M. Hatcher, service 364.00 Deposit Fund Duffy's Tap et al, refund 125.00 The Secretary was authorized and directed to redeem certain Series "F" Bonds owned by the Water Fund that mature during the month of July, 1957. An easement on the North 20' of that part of Maple Street, Call's Addition to Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa, now vacated lying between the east line of Clarke Street and the east line of Call's Addition to the City of Algona, Iowa, granted by David C. King and Carrie J. King, was approved and* accepted by the Board. The salary of Milton Bilyeu was set at $2.00 per hour, effective as of July 1, 1957. Then the Board- gave consideration to improvements to the Electric Distribution System. This tjeing the time and place previously set by the Board for a public hearing on said improvements, the President of the Board called for objections, there were none, a resolution was passed and adopted, finally approving plans, specifications and form of contract on said improvements. Then there was a motion by Bradley, seconded by McQuiston that the Secretary open publicly, read and tabulate the several bids and certified checks. Roll Call voting "Aye", Buchanan, McQuiston and Bradley. "Nays" none. Whereupon the President declared the motion carried and the Secretary was directed to open publicly, read and tabulate the several bids and certified checks as follows Bidder Cert. CJc. Bate Bid Lump Sum S & S Construction Co., Olathe, Kansas $ 7,000.00 $139,939.67 Jayhawk Electrical Constructor Topeka, Kansas $10,000.00 $146,300.00 Houk Construction Co. West Des Moines, Iowa. $ 7.500.00 $146,129.40 E. A. Pederson Co., Omaha, Nebr, $ 7.500.00 $134,400.00 North Central Tree Service Storm Lake, Iowa $ 6,025.00 $119,844.75 The Board then discussed each of the several bids and proposals among themselves, the Engineers and attorney and after satisfying itself as to the regularity of the proposals and certified checks a resolution was introduced, passed and adopted, accepting the bid of the North Central Tree Service, Storm Lake. Iowa, and authorizing the President of the Board to execute the contract for and in behalf of the Board. Next meeting date was set for July 2, 1957, at 7:30 o'clock P.M. On motion duly made, seconded and carried, the meeting was adjourned. /S/ Ira Kohl Secretary /S/ Allen K. Buchanan President of the Board Published in The Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines June 27, 1957. NOTICE OF EXTENSION OF EXISTENCE TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Notice is hereby given that the existence of Algona Theatre Company. Inc. has been renewed for a perio'd of twenty years, to commence on the 30th day of June, 1957 and to terminate at the expiration of twenty years from said, date, pursuant to Ch. 384, Title XIX of the 1927 Code of Iowa and the laws amendatory thereto, and that the amended and substituted Articles of Incorporation of snid corporation provide as follows: (1) The name of the corporation is Algona Theatre Company, Inc. and its principal place of transacting business is in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa. (2) The general nature of the business to be transacted by such corporation is: to own, lease and/or operate 'motion picture theatres and vaudeville houses. (3) The amount of capital stock authorized is $25.000., divided into 100 shares of the par value of $100 each, and 250 shares of the said capital stock are issued and outstanding, for which the corporation has been paid the sum of $25,000. (4) The corporation commenced its corporate existence on the 30th day of June A.D. 1937; and its corporate period as fixed by its original Articles of Incorporation expires on the 30th day of June A.D. 1957; and is hereby extended under this renewal for a further period of twenty (20) years. (5) The affairs of such corporation are to be conducted by four directors, and until the first annual meeting of Uur sad-faced friend is Bill McGoo, Who thought he'd bought a car brand-new; And while he got a "special dear His disappointment he can't conceal! i While others drive in Swept-Wing style Poor Bill just mutters curses vile: ''They got new styling, features-, too- ! 'l bought a 'deal'-boo-hoo, boo-hooP Moral: Yesterday's looks and features are no bargain at any price! No car fs a bargain if it's obsolete in styling and engineering features. And the Swept-Wing Dodge actually obsoletes other cars in its field with its low, low look of tomorrow a'nd revolutionary advances like Torsion-Aire Ride, Push- Button TorqueFlite and Total-Contact Brakes. So don't get "bargain-talked" into yesterday's styling and features. The same money buys the car that's years ahead. See your Dodge dealer. Join the SWJHg tfl the Swept-Wfag DfldgO. Pf«04sw» CO/WANT Fill Up With Flite.Fuel At & LEO'S PHILLIPS "66" ADVERTISEMENT FOITBIDS NEW HIOH SCHOOL SENTRAL COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT FENTON, LONE ROCK ANP SENECA KQ88UTH AND PALO ALTO COUNTIES, IOWA (Bid* OQM July 10. 1857) Seeled proposals in DUPLICATE will b« received by the Board ot Education. Sentral Community School District, Fenton, Lone Rock and Seneca, Kossuth and Palo Alto Counties, Iowa, until 8:30 p.m. on the 10th daV of July, 1957, at the School Gymnasium, Lone Rock. Iowa. At the above hour. the proposals will be publicly opened and read aloud. Proposals will be received o« any or all of the following items: A. General Construction , Eieptrlc8l Installation Heating. Ventilation « «,,., P. Well Installation h bid shall be accompanied by a - '«

What members have found on this page

Get access to

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free