The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 29, 1957 · Page 34
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 34

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 29, 1957
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6-Algono (la.) Upper De« Mo!n«« Thursday, August 29. Shirley Alme Honored With Bridal Shower Ottosen — Shirley Alme was honored at a miscellaneous pre- jnuptial shower in the Commer- Jcal Club building at Ottosen, Saturday evening. The program consisted of a musical number by three of Miss Alme's little cousins Millie and Jill Blanchard of Lone Rock and Debra Schultz of Ottosen, a reading by Mrs Jesse Blanchard of Lone Rock and a piano solo by Mrs Richard Kinseth. Assisting Miss Alme with her gifts were Mrs John Larson and Janice Vinaas. Mrs Allan Wat- nem had charge of the gues book. Hostesses were Mrs Olvin Haug, Margaret Holt, Mrs John Vinaas. Mrs Petty Watnem, Mr Mike Coyle, Mrs Eugene Hofius Mrs Elizabeth Anliker, Mr Edward Kemna, Mrs Ted Under berg, Mrs Alfred Schultz, Mrs Oliver Kinseth, Mrs Roy Telford Mrs Edward Zinnel, Mrs Louis Kelley, Mrs Bertha Jacobson anc Mrs Conrad Johnson and Mrs Donald Larson. " the office of first .vice president was to be filled. Mrs Mike Frohling was elected to that office. The annual flower show sponsored by this group will be held Thursday, Sept. 5 in the commercial building. Mrs Essie Cooper is chairman of the committee. Mrs Mike Frohling and Mrs Lester Wehrspann are other members of the committee. Mrs Kermit Fowler had charge of the recreation. The next meeting will be September 19 at the home of Mrs Kermit Fowler. 5000 Mile ; Trip Mr, and Mrs Ralph Richards and Mr and Mrs George Warrior of Iowa Falls have returned from a 5000 mile trip which took them through Glacier National Park and Grand Coulee Dam on the way to Seattle, Washington where they visited the Richards' son-in-law and daughter, Mr and Mrs Glen Norman and Mr and Mrs Don Wichstrom. Returning home they drove down through Washington and Oregon to Grants Pass, and then through the redwood forests of California. Rural Ladies Club Ladies Rural Club met Thursday afternoon for the first meeting of the new year at the home of Mrs Essie Cooper with Mrs Mike Coyle and Mrs Kermit Fowler assisting hostessed. Due •to the resignation of a member Mrs H. J, Nielsen had charge of the Mission program at the meeting of the members of the Lutheran Ladies Aid Wednesday afternoon when that group met with Mrs Earl Olson- and Mrs Loran Daniel as hostesses. Mr and Mrs Victor Meyer are the parents of a son born Aug. 9 at St. Ann Hospital in Algona. The baby weighed eight pounds and six ounces and has been named Dana Victor. Mrs Meyer and the baby returned home Wednesday. Maternal grandparents are Mr and Mrs George Balgeman of Fort Dodge and the paternal grandparents are Mr and Mrs M. F. Meyer of Ottosen. Mr aijd Mrs Lester Wehrspann and Mr and Mrs Clarence Kuecker of Handley, Minn . returned home Friday evening following a trip through the Bad Lands and the Black Hills. Mr and Mrs Antone Waechter and their guests, Herman Waechter and son of Warrenville, 111., spent several days last week in Minnesota fishing. Mr and Mrs Elmer Strahm of Sabatha, Kan. are visiting her parents, Mr and Mrs Silas Banwart. Mr and Mrs Paul Heggen of Renwick and Mr and Mrs Robert Speich of Algona were Sunday afternoon visitors at the Antone Speich home. Mr and Mrs Anthony Waechter and family were present at a family gathering at Call State Park in Algona Sunday to honor Vfr and Mrs Art Dahlhauser and amily who are visiting here from Syracuse, New York. Recently Mr and Mrs Anthony Waechter and Hr and Mrs James Dahlhauser and Peter Dahlhauser, Jr. of Whittemore attended funeral services for Mrs James Elbert at Waterloo. Mr and Mrs Carliele Halsrud TODAY'S TIME IS VITAL And the few minutes involved in having your preserijj tions filled_return modern benefits. Each jngredient is carefully weighted and measured, a personalized label is made and accurate records qre kept. The time invloved pays off In better health for you. THUENTE PHARMACY Phone CY 4-2528 OUR BUSINESS IS PROTECTING YOUR HEALTH PICK YOUR BtST POWER BUY... TRACTORS and family of Bdde visited Sunday afternoon at the Oliver Lee home. ) Mr and Mrs Percy Watnem and Mr ahd Mrs Allan Watnem visited SuH'dPSy afternoon at the Stanley -Keith home at Pocahontas. The' Keith's youngest son is recovering from an appendectomy. Friday Mr and Mr. 1 ) Watnem helped their son and family move from Belmond to Cednr Falls where he will attend Iowa State Teachers College this fall. Mr and Mrs Lester Wehrspann and family were Sunday dinner guests at the Leo Tofteberg home at Bode. Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mrs Bertha Jacobson were Mr and Mrs James Jacobson and Mr and Mrs Louis Jacobson and family and Wanda Jacobson of Humboldt. Enjoying a picnic supper at the DeVere Newton home on Sunday evening Aug. 11 were Mrs S. Lenning of Dakota City, Mr and Mrs James Lenning and Larry, Mr and Mrs Helmer Lenning and family and Mr and Mrs Lester Newton and family all of Humboldt, Miss Petra Helvik of McAllen, Texas and Mary Thacker of Woolstock. Mr and Mrs James Barber and family of West Bend were Sunday dinner guests at the Oliver Kinseth home. Other afternoon visitors were Mrs Olvin Haug and children. , Mr and Mrs Edward Zinrtel and Leslie Ann 'visited Sunday at the home of Mrs Tillie Zech- ter at Manson. Mr and Mrs Loran Daniel visited Sunday afternoon with members of the William Hoag family who gathered at the Log Cabin at Livermore for a family picnic . Delores and Dennis Daniel, children of Mr and Mrs Keith Daniel of Boxholm spent from Sunday until Wednesday with their grandparents, Mr and Mrs Loran Daniel. Wednesday evening Mr and Mrs Keith Daniel came after them. Mrs Hattie Daniel returned home with them and they planned to go to Kansas City where Mrs Hattie Daniel will remain for a visit. She returned to the Loran Daniel home Tuesday evening after a visit at the home of Mrs Leona Daniel in Humboldt. Mrs Leona Daniel and Mrs Stanley Lee brought her to Ottosen that evening. Visitors Sunday, August 11, at the Eugfne Hofius home were Mrs Cora Bacon of Algona and Mrs Floyd Bacon and Mrs Clara Thompson of Burt. Mr and Mrs Silas Banwart were guests at the Will Metzger home at West Bend Sunday evening, Aug. 11. Overnight guests at the Silas Banwart home the same evening were Mr and Mrs Albert Wuthrich of Pulaski. Mr and Mrs Leo Tofteberg and family of Bode plan to move this week into the Lawrence Holden house. Mr Tofetberg is janitor at the Ottosen Twin Rivers Elementary school. Sunday Mr and Mrs Long and Mr and Mrs Lange visited at the Charles Spurlock home at Sutherland. The Langes remained for a visit with his parents, Mr and Mrs Herbert Lange. Mr and Mrs K. R. 'McLuen were Monday evening supper guests at the Mike Coyle home. Mary Ann McLuen was a guest that evening at the home of Leslie Ann Zinnel. Saturday overnight guests at the Mrs Essie Cooper home were Mr and Mrs Clyde Cooper and family of Dexter, Minn. A week ago Saturday, Mrs Cooper drove to Spirit Lake where she visited at the Archie Hanson home and then on Sunday she and the Hansons drove to Fairmont, Minn, where they gathered with Minnesota relatives for the Cooper reunion. power on the go! • Induslrial-lype Englnn-Heoy. fer, huskier, Hi-Torque power I • Front-End., Farm or Industrial— Single-wheel, dual-wheel, extendable ... heavy-duty industiiall HUT - - —• jf -v V) - Fowtr Steering—Mo»» advanced, most rwgoed system ogU • Removable Cylinder Block«—' An exclusive on MM Iroctoril • Packaged Hydraullci-Pump, 3- point-hitch cylinder, and control* ofl in on« compact, protected groupl FOR MOM White Sewing Machioa Model 2775 — v- FOR DAD Remingtoo Automatic FOR THf KIDS ^ Models P ° rU "°' Sthwinn Bl£ Kl«-Wi* Model 48 ' »9K cwrior and h««. . . . «r, Brand Norn* Vacuum Cleanw lfyo U b U v 0 nMMPOWERIin eh ac to ,o n o,brfor.S 9 p t , mbflf 3o ,03, ^ wiU 8 .v« yo« you, choics of thew vo | uob | a FREE £™. _ °' IM7 '"* CY 4-345 J BUSCHER BROS. IMPLEMENT N. Main, Algona Algona's Govf. Cost Below State Average Operating and per capita expenditures for general administration, police and fire departments, of the City of Algona, are well below the per capita state average for cities of over 5,000 population for the year 1956. A comparison of figures for najor Iowa cities was compiled sy the Iowa Taxpayers Associa- .ion and released Monday. The state average for general administration in 1956 was $2.78. The Algona figure is $1.74. The state average for police departments was $5.14. The Algona average is $4.78. The state average departments was $4.82. gona average was $1.11 However, in the fields of streets and sanitation, Algona ran above the state per capita average, for 1956, probably due to the complete resurfacing program for local streets, and the paying off of indebtedness for the recent sewage disposal plant. State per capita average for streets was $7.23. The Algona average was $9.60. State average for sanitation was $4.82. The Algona average- was $6.84. In municipal enterprises and recreation, Algona was again lower per capita in cost than the other '50 -cities in the state with over S;ftOO population. State average for recreation was $3.05: Algona's was $2.54. Enterprises averaged $3.77; Algona's average was $2.81. In the final average per capita cost of municipal operation the state average was $36.19. The Algona average was $35.87, lower for fire The Al- Brides-To-Be Honored, Ringsted Hingsied — A shower was given in honor of Miss Wanda Jacobsen and Miss Delores Jacobsen in the St. Paul's Lutheran church parlors last Wednesday evening, Aug. 14. Wnnda Jacobsen was married to Lyle Sprout at the Depew Lutheran Church Sunday, August 18th. Mrs George Pallesen was the. Mistress of Ceremonifis. A mock wedding with young folks taking part that were former pupils of the Jacobsen girls, John Peterson, minister; Brides, Lorna Thompson and Becky Reed; Grooms, Jimmy Petersen and Ronald Petersen; • Father Billy Christensen; Ring Bearer, John Wiley; Flower Girl, Dianne Oleson; Bridesmaids, Kathy Hansen and Cindy Geesrrian; Best men Steven Fry and' David Seely; Quartette, Susan Miller, Dennis McMillan, Jbleen' .Wise- •man nnd John Pcitersen snhg "Wedding of the Pointed Dolls" .accompanied on the piano by Kny Lou Glnsnapp. Norma Ruth Christiansen play ed the wedding march nnd the recessional. Rev. George Pallesen showed pictures on the screen of the brides and grooms, when they were babies until the present day. Hostesses were the grade school teachers, Mrs Carreta Johansen and Mrs Victor Ostedgaard. Irvington News Margaret, Rose and Kathleen; Studer of Wesley spent the past week with their grandparents; Mr and Mrs H. Scheppmann. Mr and Mrs Gerald Frank!, awl family spent a few days the past week vacationing at Clear ILaflw. Mr and Mrs Don Bormaa re~ ;urned home Sunday a-f t*:r laving spent a week' witfe 3fc and Mrs: Donald Frank! of JEas- neapolis and at Pine City.. on a fishing -trip. Mr and Mrs GeraM spent a few day* test *«>«&; Lake of, Otarfes aid is having lion white recent acckteoft.. Marvel KttMfti Patton SJIM?»! Uw* W^HWH i Moines dora's State Ms arid! B. Ch Wum Cr*«k 4-H meeting of the eU\b A choter. 1 wish the panel members on TV quiz shows wouldn't be so Ivropvosslbly gay. BUILD wi* BUTLER buildings at aurtf;. ]W&,'uvw, ami Aug.-. t}». fomifc* jsiEhwttjjE *t 4s ansfi Mfc-* ajt-,, >fcr aoi5 Own the BEST of «teol butldtngi at no price premium I Purtlculnr corporatloni-Urge ' «t»& I... V "">« auiier Duiidingfc Why? Pre.onglneerlng provide! the aetlfln* detail, itrength and perm*. n»nc» that mean more T«hte. 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KRNT-TV, CH 8 CITIES SERVICE SERVICE IS OUR Minnie Ye* I You'll Find Super 5-D Gasoline at WAGNER CITIES SERVICE **t C«_ . a »i .11. " ^^^ ^^^^ Corner of State & Phillip: Algona Phone CY 4-2362

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