The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 29, 1957 · Page 36
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 29, 1957
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115 Attend Ohm Family Reunion At Fenton Fenion — A total of 115 were in attendance at the Ohm family reunion held Sunday, August 25, at the Fenton Community Center. Those in attendance were Mr and Mrs Otto Ohm, Mr and Mrs Delbert Geitzenauer and family. Mr and Mrs Martin Ohm and Dennis, Mr and Mrs Carl Zumach, Mr and Mrs Herman Lu- edtko, Mrs Donald Luedtke and family, Mr and Mrs Paul Zumach and family, Mr and Mrs William Zumach and David Zumach, Mr and Mrs Ben Schmidt and family, Mr and Mrs'Donald Radig and family, Mrs Marie Dreyer. Janice and Larry of Buri, Mr and Mrs Fred Schmidt and family- Mr and Mrs John Schallin, Mr and Mrs Edward Ohm and Willard, Mr and Mrs Bob Schmidt and family, Mr and Mrs Gene Blanchard and Susan, Mrs ; William Buss, James Buss, Mr 1 ' and Mrs Merwin Hurlburt and daughter all of Lone Rock;, ' H t Mr and Mrs Walter' Schmidt and family of Austin, Mhm;; Mr and Mrs R. W. Wetzel and ; fami- ]y, Mr and Mrs Robert Kitner and family, Mr and Mrs W. H. Meyer, allnfyAlgona; Mrpnd Mra Fcrd Mitla'/f and family of Des Moines, Mr and Mrs Francis Cav- unaugh arid 'family of Waterloo, Mrs Clara Pompc of Algona, Mr and Mrs A. F. Kruegcr, Mr and Mrs Robert Schmidt and Mike House of Fairmont; Walter Weisbrod; Mrs Arela Leininger, Mrs Harold Zimmerman and Jay, Mrs Earl Weaver, Faith and Lori of Whittemore, Mr and Mrs Lester Gingerich and family of Storm Lake; Mr and Mrs Art Zumach. and family. Elected to serve on next year's committee were Mr and Mrs Ben Schmidt and Mr and Mrs R. W. Wetzel. H. E. Sledman and family of Sioux City were guests In the H. C. Lindscy home Friday of this past week. , Sunday dinner and supper guests in the .Paul Cornelius homo were Mr and Mrs Lloyd Cornelius and family of Graet- tlngcr, Mr and Mrs Edwin Uthof and family and Mrs Carrio Odin and Beverly of E.stherville. Mr and Mrs Burt Fossum of Fairmont sire the parents of a 7 Ib. 4 nz, girl born Tuesday, Aug. 20. She has been named Beth Ann. The Possums now have a fnmily of two girls and one boy. Mr and Mrs John Finnestad of Fenton arc the maternal grandparents. The Gene Circle of the Methodist church met August 21 in the Fenton city piirk. Nine members WLTC present. Mrs Earl Crouch in charge of the devotions find Mrs Charles Newel presented the lesson. A picnic lunch wus .served ut the close of the mooting. Enjoying a picnic Sunday evening -'it Cluiir Lake were Mr and Mrs Clayton Distwurth and Rirls, Mrs M;iLicle Dcnn find Luella Newel of Chicago. Miss Newel, a house finest of the Ditsworths, has just returned from a two month tour of South America. Fenton Merchants Plart White Elephant Auction Eighteen Fenton merchants are cooperating in a White Elephant Auction Sale to be held on Fenton's Main Street starting at .1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 7. Lloyd Bcrkland will act as auctioneer. As outlined by the committee, the White Elephants will be placed on the sidewalks in front of the" various business places, and available for inspection by prospective bidders. The auction wil! -run in the usual fashion with buyers placing: thoir own valuation on merchandise they may want. Both new and used items will be offered. A partial listing will be carried on the Fenton Reporter page next week in this paper. Firms cooperating in the White Elephant Auction Sale will be Fuhr's Friendly Tavern, Bailees Store, Weisbrod D-X station, Petersen Furniture, Jorgenson Lockeri Duncan Produce, McFall & Rusch, Knudsen's :66 Service, Dr. J. R. Waite, Farmers Co-Op Elevator, Fenton Lumber Co., Weisbrod Implement Co., Dick's Cafe, First Trust & Savings Bank, Fenton Drug Store, Priebe's Grocery, Stoeber Hardware and B & W Chevrolet. The auction will progress along Main Street in the order named above. A special feature will be a "Blind Box Auction" in which bidders may buy sight unseen, but each item in the blind package will be guaranteed to be valued at $5 or more, regular retail price. In case of rain the event will be held Saturday, Sept. 14. Faculty Set f fenton School 0|Kfis Tuesday Next Tuesday, Sept. 3, is the opening day for school at Fenton, with a full day slated for all /students. Names of the complete faculty were released recently by school officials- -and include Mrs P. (Gowans, kindergarten; Mrs B. GowanB, first grade; Mrs Bleck- "wenn, second grade; Mrs J. Newel, third grade; Mrs R. Newel, fourth grade; Mrs Kohlwes, fifth grade; Mrs Petersen, sixth grade; and Mr Hypse, Mr Zahrt, Mrs Halverson and Mrs Kinnander, junior high. 4 Kindergarten, as isr other Sentral schools, will operate a full day every day during the new year. The new members of Fenton's faculty, Mrs Phyllis Gowans, Darwin Zahrt and Mrs Verval Kinnander, are shown in the photos. <UDM Engravings) Mrs Verval Kinnander Coming Events Thursday," August 29-<-St. John' Lutheran WMF at Depew; Tuesday, Sept. 3 — Openinr day for the Sentral School District; Wednesday, Sept. 4 — St. John Lutheran Ladies Aid; Thursday, Sept. 5 — Woman's Society of Christian Service; Fairville Ladies Aid. Mrs Andriw Berkland was a Sunday dinner guest in the Melvin Berkland home. In the afternoon they visited in the Bert Berkland home near Emtnets- burg. > Mr and Mrs Carol Wander and son Philip left Saturday for their home in Bloomington, 111. after a visit in the parental Phil Wander home. Enroute they spent the weekend with relatives at Freeport, 111. Mr and Mrs Melvin Berkland and family spent several days at Minneapolis visiting in the Rob-, ;rt Berkeland home. Mr and Mrs Roelf Miller and Ruth were Sunday evening visitors in the Folkert Winter home at Buffalo Center. Judy Jolley visited with Susan Stoeber at Rodman from Sunday evening until Tuesday afternoon. The Oliver Stoebers have moved Erom Larrabee to Rodman, where Mr Stoeber will be teaching school this. year. Mrs Delond Votteler and Mrs Ervin Votteler spent Monday at Laurens visiting with Dr. and Mrs Vincent Votteler. Dr. and Mrs E. W. Ruske spent Sunday at West Okoboji visiting friends at the Huisman cottage. Mrs E. C. -Weisbrod entertained at a coffee party Friday afternoon, Mrs Albert Mitchell and Anna Marie, Mrs Dick Underwood, Mrs Art Voigt, Mrs Gerald Voigt, Mrs Ernest Votteler and Mrs Amanda Kern. St. John Lutheran WMF of Depew will meet this Thursday afternoon at the church parlors with hostesses Mrs Melvin Berkland and Mrs Clarence Berkland. Mr and Mrs Ward Ruske of Cedar Rapids were weekend uests in the parental E. W. Ruse home. Monday dinner guesH in the Albert- Mitchell home were Rev. and Mrs Louis Stevenson and boys of St. Paul and Rev. and Mrs H. L. Norheim and family of Cylinder. The Stevensons have just recently returned from the Japan mission field. Mr and Mrs A. E. Nelson and and Mr and Mrs Henry Wilbefg spent Sunday in Minneapolis where they attended the Lutheran World Federation meeting. Mrs Maude Dean, Mrs Clayton Ditsworth and daughters, Reba Ditsworth of Estherville, Mr and Mrs Celesta Hoke of Livermore were recent luncheon guests of Mrs Lela Heiter at her home in Livermore. Mr and Mrs Gerald Gochenour and boys visited Sunday with friends in the Mason City and. Clear Lake areas. Mr and Mrs S. £. Siraley enjoyed a picnic Sunday at Pilot Knob State Park with friends. Lynn Void, who has spent several days with the Straleys, returned home Sunday. Mr and Mrs Dale Weisbrod and girls and Gary Bleckwenn visited from Thursday through Sunday in the Harold Gerinson home at St. Louis, Mo. Mr and Mrs Carl Veer, Jr., and family of Rochester, Minn., Mr and Mrs Melvin Ricklefs and family of Titonka and Mr and Mrs Roelf Miller and Ruth had a family picnic Sunday at the Paul Winter home at Lakota. Mr and Mrs W. J. Peterson and family of Carmichael, Calif, and W. M. Delle of Humboldt were Wednesday supper and evening guests in the Gerald Gochenour home. Mr and Mrs Harvey Long of Trenton, N. J. arrived Tuesday for several days visit in the Henry Wilberg home. Mr and Mrs Layion Behne, Wichita, Kans., were weekend guests in the homes of Mrs Ro- maine Weisbrod and Mrs Florence Behne. Charlts and David Behne have spent the past two weeks here while their parents were vacationing. Mr and Mrs Bob Chestnutwood and family of Winterset were also guests in the Weisbrod home. . Mrs Martin Hanielman visited with her cousin Mrs A. B. Chism in Algona on Monday afternoon. Mr and Mrs Arden Hansen and family of Milford were Saturday evening guests in the Albert Mitchell home. Mr and Mrs Elmer Lee, Delmer and Lonnie of Estherville were Sunday afternoon visitors in the Fred Fesseler home. They were evening visitors in the Kenneth Halverson home. A group qt relatives and friends enjoyed a' picnic in the Fent6n park Sunday in honor of guests who are visiting here from a distance. The honored guests were Mr and Mrs Albert- Cody and Maxine and Mr and Mrs Alvin Olsen and family of San Bernadino, Calif. Mr and Mrs Clay Boyd of Moscow, Idaho, and Rev. and Mrs Mark Svaren and family of Sioux Falls, S. D. Mr and Mrs Franklin Mueller and family were Sunday evening visitors in the Lloyd Kern home. Mrs William Hanielman, Mary and Becky were guests in the parental W. B. Schmidtke home at Morristown, Minn, from Tuesday until Friday last week. Mr and Mrs Marold Schlei and son Steven visited with Rev. and Mrs C. C. Callahan at Gladbrook. Mr and Mrs Ed Mitchell and NEED GUTTER REPAIRS? Joanne were Sunday evening guests in the Ervih Krause home. - _, , Monday supper "and overflight guests in the Gerald GochenoUr home were Mr and Mrs C. L. Martin and family, former Lone Rock teacher, who are moving to Mount Ayr. Mr and Mrs Earl Peitersen were also supper guests. Robert Melzger, A/B3 and Clarence Metzger Jr., A.N., M'tlie navy and Stationed at>Mptf ( ett Field, California arrived home Aug. 14, to spend a 20-day-leave, with their parents and sister, Mr and Mrs Clarence Metzger and Connie. Mr and Mrs Cal' Callesen, and son, Kirk flew to-Sioux City. Aug. 10, from San Jose, Calif., for a 2-week visit, with Mr and Mrs Clarence Metzger and Mr and Mrs Hans Callesen of Yankton, S. D., Mr .vand Mrs CJarence Metzger and, Connie, dfoye-to Sioux Cityifto meet. theTrVand then drove ;&! Yankton, tq'fepend the weekend.: A family Reunion was held Sunday at Armstrong, la. Mrs Callesen, is the former Shirley Metzger. Mr and Mrs Cletus Mueller o{ Whittemore are parents of a girl born Friday a.m., Aug. 16, It St. Ann hospital in Algbna. Mrs Mueller is a sister of Mrs Clarence Metzger of Algoha. Portland Twp. Mr and Mrs Ernie Raney of Livermore and" Mrs Charles Raney and son of Estherville were Sunday guests at the Ray Fitch home. •• , ' Mrs Donald Ringsdorf and Barbara, Mrs Gene Rihgsdorf, Mrs Henry Radmaker were at Mason City Tuesday. Mr and Mrs Herbert Nelson and family attended a picnic at Des Moines for all the parents of adopted Korean children. Arden Nelson and George Wagner of St. Joseph, Missouri left Friday morning for' Tacoma, Wash, Where they wfllj visit relti- tives and friends for a* week. / Mr and Mrs Tom tleifrie'r -and five children of Boyceiville, Wis. visited "'Monday morning at the Herbert* NelsoH' ; home.? }Mr. Hdif-. ner is .Mi cousin of Mrs ''Nelson. ;. - n* •'.• '•'»•-' Mrs Phyllis Gowans •s You're Seen It ON TV Now Get Yours FREE TUBEJQUEEZER Darwin Zahrt SHEET METAL TINSMITHING SPOUT & GUTTER WORK A SPECIALTY '' WITH US WE KNOW HOW AND HAVE THE SHOP EQUIPMENT TO DO IT with purchase of i/./~ special 12 tube carton of Robinson 1 Produce W State - Algona Ex-Fentonite's Rites Aug. 22 At Fairmont Fenton — Arnontf those attending fun<:r;tl services for Theodore Kruetfer at Fairmont last Thursday were Mr and Mrs George Jcntx, Mr and Mrs Art Mueller, Mrs Franklin Mueller, Mr and Mrs Roy Mueller ami family, Mr and Mrs Dick Theesfk'ld, Mr and Mrs Charles Theesfield and Wilfred Stoeber. A number of loeal friends HaUiered at the Fenton cemetery for the burial .service. Theodore Kruener, 71, died at his home in Fairmont early Tuesday morning, August iiO, of cancer. He- had been ill two years. Ho was born in Ko.ssuth county and had lived at Lone Hock and Fenlon. His first wife, Meta Woirgnun Knu-ger, died in 1920. He moved to Fairmont in 1948, ami in Kept. 1955 married Louise Cienrieh. He is survived by his wife and three children. Mrs Clarence Thetsfield, Mrs Myrle Hansen and Harold KrueKer all of Fairmont. Also seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren, one brother, Alfred Kruoger of Lone Hock; two sisters, Mrs Hulda Schull/, Chicago, and Mrs Fredrick Hchult/-. Funeral services were held at the Olson Funerul cbupul and at Hie Kmanuel Lutheran church with lu-v. A. M, Heck officiating. Hurial was at the Lutheran cemetery at Fenlon. GIANT CATCH Larry Kehoe, Jerry Si-hares, and sou Handy of Jcsup recently hooked a !>0!.i pound catfish on a fishing trip on the Mississippi River two miles south ol Guttenberg. They landed him after 45 minutes of hard work. The fish measured 4li inches in length. McFall & Rusch piumeinc SHEET METAL WORK ; • ELECTRICAL WORK Phone 159, FENTON FENTON BUSINESS and PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORY INSURANCE FENTON, IA. ; GERALD VOIGT THE FRIENDLY TAVERN Invites You To Fenton WEISBROD Implement Company JOHN DEERE DEALER Bus. Phone 3 Res. Phone 60 HANTELMAN BUILDING SERVICE For Building - Remodeling PHONE 125 or 17 Dr. E. W. Ruske DENTIST Office Phone 79 Residence 25 Fenton, Iowa HANTELMAN'S GARAGE Auto & Tractor Repair* FENTON, IA. LLOYD M. BERKLAND Licensed Real Estate Broker And Auction Service No sale too Largo — No sale too Small No sale too Far — No sale too Hard My Aim Is To Please YOU Phone 803 > Fenton, Iowa THOMAS FUNERALCHAPEL Fenton, Iowa Experienced Embalmers and Funeral Directors Reliable 24 Hour Ambulance Service ' Funerals May Be Referred To Us With Confidence Phone FENTON 23 : .;•' RINGSTED 21001 21006 20216 it pays bfcclt every ddy" In efficient, troutfo-free perform?bee Automatic 20" AIRE-KLEEN VENTILATOR for dairy barn or poultry house Check these big construction features . *. 1. Thermal. Overload — Manual Reiet • ' 3. New Type Balanced Leuveri 3. Heavy Ruit-proaf Plated Guard 4. Heavy Rust-proof Storm Hood ( 5. G.MV Delco Heavy Duty Total)/ Enclosed Motor. 1/6 H.P. - 172$ RPM - 4100 CFM ' , 6. Heavy Aluminum Blades I Aire-Kleen Fans also available in 10" and 12" size, 110 or220 volt. 20"_jfan, 110 volt only. $69.95 2fl- fan complete with Temptnbirg "Sins^t" — Temperature "Senser" — • 16 Coll Hydraulic Filled Copper Tube, Sensing Element •• Dust.and. Moisture.Resistant Switch — Enclosed Contact Points'"•'•'- • • Adjustable from 30 to 120 Degree* • 2 Degt'ee Differential • 2 Mounting Flanges • Manufactured by RED ROCKET PRODUCTS • Horlcon, Wil. See this quality, yet low-cost ventilator today at STOEBER HARDWARE - Fentoh l,,. „ . '(35 : & 37} PROMPT, reliable bulk fertilizer spreading service is as near to yog at yogr telephone or neighborhood AGRICO agent. Fall is bulk spreading timek,. B ROADCASTING a liberal application of AGRICO fertilizer before plowing your corn ground this Fall is a good way to, make sure there will be enough plant food available for a profitable crop next year. The AGRICO can be bulk spread while the ground in firm and dry. Turning it under will put it in th* rnobtUi/e zone where the corij.roota can rtach it next Spring. To do the Job for you, bulk Kpffcadi/ig &wvk«j suwnd to 'ttone is a» near a* yt,ut A*;WCO agent. H^'ll be happy to arrjuigfc it when you want it. For prompt, reliable bulk fertilizer spreading service, see your nearby AGRICO agent today; AGRICO THE" AMERICAN ABRICULTURAL CHEMICAL CO. DISTRIBUTED BY FENTON CO-OP ELEVATOR PHONE 14 — frENTON, JQWA COMING! SATURDAY, SEPTMBER 7-1 P.M. IN FENTON TOWN-WIDE WHITE ELEPHANT AUCTION SALE! 18 COOPERATING BUSINESS FIRMS . DOZENS OF ITEMS, SOME NEW, SOME USEP BID YOMI OWN niCt A !.- . i' T V"-. •<,'' i <: f

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