The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 29, 1957 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 29, 1957
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(la.) U PP »r DM Me!** thumlay, Augotf 29. 195? Portland Folks Celebrate Ih Anniversary Portland — About 50 relatives plhrrod at the Howard Spark? home Sunday to help them celebrate their twentieth wedding anniversary. Those present included Mr and Mr? Donald Larsen. Rev. and Mrs Max Goldman and family of Titonka, Mr and Mrs M. Diamond and family. Ruth Sparks and Dean. Mr and Mrs Larry Grandgenett and family, Mr and Mrs Bill Goetz, Mr and Mrs Joe Goetz and Norma Mrs Gertrude Swanson and children. Mr and Mrs Russell Swanson and son all of Wesley. A short program was held arid Mr and Mrs Sparks were given many hice gifts. Mrs Donald Larsen baked and decorated the cake for the occasion. Dickie Samuelsen returned Sunday afternoon to Fort Dodge after spending two weeks at the home of Mrs Elizabeth Kennedy Mr and Mrs Elmer Erickson o Rodman were Sunday dinne guests at the Kennedy and Tie man brothers home. Mr and Mrs Lloyd Bartlett and Merlyn spent Sunday in Swea City at the Andrew Hansen home •where they celebrated three birthdays those of Mr Bartlett Mary Ann Bartlett and Mrs And. rew Hansen. Marcella and fam ily were also guests of the day Mrs Camilla Bisque of Iron River, Mich, and Mr and Mrs Ramon Bisque of Ames were weekend guests at the C. L Young home. Mr and Mrs Vernon Larsen and girls of Tempe, Ariz, called Saturday afternoon at the Howard Sparks home. A ° uc suPP 6 * was held at the Martin Becker home, Algona, in honor of Mr and Mrs Tom Johns and children of Honones, Indiana, who are visiting relatives and friends here. Present were Harold Becker, Mr and Mrs *J ank Becker and family, Mr and Mrs Roscoe Mawdsley Jr. and family, Mr and Mrs Thees Schnakenberg and family and Mr and Mrs Glen Hain of Algona. Mr and Mrs Otto Harlan of Algona, their son, Verle and family, Denver, Colo, were Thursday guests at the Edmund Larsen home. The Quinten Bjustroms, Ed- xnund Larsens, Howard Sarchets of Wall Lake, Arrie Dittmers and Mr and Mrs Euclain Meyer enjoyed a weiner roast Friday night at the Dittmer home Mrs Bill Barnes of Portland, Ore. and Mrs Edna Teeter and Barbara of Algona were Thursday dinner guests of Mr and Mrs John Carlsen and callers at the Victor Fitch, Dwight Ruse, Ed ward Harms and George Hb homes Thursday afternoon. Mrs Elizabeth Kennedy and Mrs Ray Fitch went to Ruthven Thursday where Mrs Fitch visited her daughter and husband Mr and Mrs Jesse Schmidt and another daughter and family. Mr and Mrs Forbus Stiltz. A friend is one who knows all- about you; And likes you just the ; same. LOCALS Mr and MM Ray Cook were visited Saturday and Sunday by Mr and Mrs George Carmody of Clinton. With the Cooks they spent Sunday at Clear Lake with the Floyd Pratts at their cottage. The visitors also spent some time at Whittemore with the parents, Mr and Mrs Tom Carmody and here with Mr and Mrs Richard Cook, brother-in-law and sister of Mr Carmody. Mt and Mrs Clark Orion arc being visited by their son and daughter-in-law. Rev. and Mrs Knute Orton of Omaha. Mr and Mrs Dennis Orton are also here and will now make their home in Algona. Dennis is employed at the Algona Hotel. Mr and Mrs Orton Sr., the Rev. and Mrs Knute Orton, Mr and Mrs Dennis Orton and Webster Orton drove to Mason City to visit Mr and Mrs Wilson Abernathy, to whom a daughter, Diane Lynn, was recently born. Mrs Abernathy is -he former Bulie Orton. Mr and Mrs Martin Becker had as guests Sunday Rev. and Mrs i'homas Johns of Madison, Ind., Mr and Mrs Thees Schnacken- >erg of LuVerne, Mr and Mr 3eorge Becker, Mr and Mr Frank Becker, Mr and Mrs Har old Becker, Mr and Mrs Rosco Mawdsley Jr., Mr and Mrs Glen Hain, Dolores Mawdsley and thi respective families. Other guest of Mr and Mrs Becker for dinne Monday were Mr and Mrs Raj Becker and Mrs Henry Olthoff o Lakota. Mrs Minnie Matern who re cently sold her suburban store on College and Hall streets to Mr and Mrs Jim Allen, is leavinj Saturday to be with her son anc daughter-in-law, Mr and Mrs H. Matern at Stewartville, Minn Later she will go to Minneapolis Minn., to be with her daughter Arleen and shortly after Christmas she will go to Woodland Calif, to spend the winter with her son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Frank Dinwiddie. She plans to make her home at Stewartville. Bartelt, Wayne Bartelt, and Arnold Schutter. Mrs Donald Ringsdorf of Des Vaomes is spending a two week vacation at the home of her parents, Mr and Mrs Henry Rad- maker. Mr and Mrs Dick Mohler and daughters, Gay and Joy, of Dayon, Ohio, arrived at the home of Mrs Mohler*s sister and fam- ly, the Burton Hansons. Rodney Hench, son of Mr and Mrs Arthur Hench was among ten applicants that passed his Junior Life Savings tests at the Wesley pool. Rev. and Mrs Ralph Cordes and family of Sioux Falls, S. D. tended the Gill family reunion held at the home of Mr- and Mrs A. L. Gill of Marshalltown Sunday. Mr and Mrs Darrell Beavers are the parents of a baby daughter. Georgia Lynn, born August 17 at the Forest City hospital. Mrs Wm. Peterson entertained her 500 club Thursday afternoon. Guests were Mrs Amos Krominga and Mrs Rolland Watson. Prizes were won by Mrs Minnie Oesterreicher and Mrs Krominga. Mr and Mrs Loren Hans returned Monday evening from a 5-day vacation trip to Freemont, Nebr., where they visited Mrs Hans' brother and family. Mr and Mrs Earl Stott spent the weekend in Freeport. 111. getting acquainted with their new grandson. Mark Morris, soft of Mr and Mrs Keith Stott. A farewell party was given in honor of Mrs Henry D. Harms Saturday afternoon. Eighteen ladies presented her with a gift of money. Hostesses were Mrs Patsy Haines, Mrs Dawney Harms and Mrs Leola Krominga. George Graham who is a patient at the Veterans hospital in Des Moines, underwent major surgery there last week. Virginia Fritz and Sylvia Eden, daughters of Mr and Mrs Wm. Fritz and Mr and Mrs Erwin Eden, respectively, won the right to compete at the state fair with their 4-H demonstration. Furnaces On As Wet, Cold Front Moves In Furnaces went back into use in this area Tuesday as cool weather moved in. Plenty of rain accompanied the lower readings, with a total of 1 Mi inches measured at the airport during the past two days. The latest showers raised the total for the week to 1.60 inches. High temperature was an 85 reading Thursday. Date H 82 85 78 Aug. 24 __._II I?9 Aug. 25 __ 84 Aug. 26 77 Fog accompanied the Aug. 21 Aug. 22 Aug. 23 L 58 50 65 51 50 59 rainy weather during the week as moisture fell at times during four days. Tifonka Flower i Show Slated For Sept. 7 „* "-, Th ? Titonka Federated Women's Club will hold its Summer Flower Show in the school hot lunch room Saturday, Sept. 7, with entries being accepted from 8 to 10 a.m. Judging will take place from 11 to 2:30. "his part will not be open to the public but at 3 p.m. a program will be held for the public with tea being served and a free will offering. The show will be closed from 5:30 to 7 and will reopen untU 9 p.nv M}JM Sleeker Honored A miscellaneous shower was »e«J Friday evening, August 23 «t the Good Hope Lutheran Church parlors in honor of Bev erly Stecker, who will become the bnde of Maurice G. Ander pon of Minneapolis, August 31. A program was presented after Wh»cb the bride-to-be opened her returned Wednesday after spending a week's vacation visiting his mother, Mrs Recca Cordes, and other relatives and friends! Richard Hench arrived home Tuesday from Lake Okoboji, where he has been counselor at the Boy Scout camp. Rev. and Mrs Kenneth Cordes and daughter, Joy Ann, left for their home in Gardner, N. Y. after spending a two week vacation at the home of Mrs Recca Hipp and with the John Cordes family. Ida Sachau returned to her home in Kansas City, Mo., after a week's visit. A pink and blue shower was held in honor of Mrs Charles Beed at the home of Mrs Ethel Beed Friday evening. Verla Brandt and Doris Kuchenreuther were in charge of the entertainment. Hostesses were Mrs Wilbur Schram, Mrs Art Boyken, Mrs Dwight Garrett, Mrs Donald Trees and Mrs John Hamilton. August Wellner of Englewood, Calif., was a guest Tuesday at the home of Mr and Mrs Carl Krause and family. He also visited other friends in the vicinity. Mr and Mrs R. L. Krantz and Jane were among those from Ti- ;onka attending the wedding of Sharon Callies and James Engel Sunday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Robert Lang at- Alfred Wagner, Ex-Resident, Died Tuesday A former resident of Algona, Alfred Wagner, 53, died Tuesday afternoon following a stroke at Louisville, Ky. He had been in apparent good health prior to his death. Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at Louisville. Mr Wagner was born at Whittemore and was employed at the former Kohlhaas garage in Algona before moving to Louisville many years ago. Survivors include his wife, the former Minerva Coleman, six sisters, including Mrs Joe Esser and Mrs Darwin Baker, Whittemore; three brothers, a daughter and grandson. County Loop Stars Down Champs, 18-11 The Kossuth county league All-Stars blasted Humboldt 18-11 in a loosely played baseball game Sunday afternoon. The winners got 18 hits and Humboldt, league champs, collected nine. Twenty All-Stars saw action. Hero for the victors was Estherville's Bill Bergman, who got a single, double, triple and home run. He hit four for five. Red Lane and Joe Kollasch both of Whittemore" three hits. each ,— grandmother Mrs John Sleper had the honor of pouring Hostesses were: Mrs Jerry Boekelman, Verla Brandt, Mrs Ewald f^n& Mrs Frank Fisher, Mrs Wm, Frit?;, Mrs Recca Hipp, Mrs Alvto Hw&ei*, J&lrs John John•on, l|r« Oscar Norland, Mrs Ern- fft Feterson, Mrs Ted VanHove, Mrs John Welhousen, and Mrs £c»renj WiUemssen. members from Good Lutheran Church Luther ma o from Jmmanuel League left from Lako• by chartered bus to where they attended ederation SPECIAL! WE MUST SELL 80 SUITS We've Selected 80 Suits Longs, shorts, Regulars, They must be Sold to CI e a r Our Racks, Your Choice 19.88 We Have New Stock Arriving Every Day — THESE MUST GO I ZENDERS W-O-W! CONSUMER'S WILL BE LOADED FOR LABOR DAY ! (NONE SOLD TO DEALERS) DEL MONTE PURE TOMATO Bottles CONSUMERS LABOR DAY MEAT SPECIALS Rath's Blackhawk Sliced SHRIMP AHOY BREADED SHRIMP PKG. 59C Do You Like Really Choice Beef IF YOU DO. we have a welcome surprise for YOU! 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