The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 17, 1965 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 17, 1965
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(lo.) Upper Des Molnei Thursday, June 17. 196S Farewell Potluck Honors John Theesfields, Fenton FENTON - Friends and neighbors of Mr. and Mrs. JohnThees- fleld honored them Monday evening with a farewell pot luck dinner In the Methodist church basement. A purse was presented to the Theesfelds as a farewell gift. The Theesfields have sold their house in Fenton to Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Hansen and are purchasing a trailer home and moving to lola, Wisconsin, this week. They will spend the summer In lola, where a daughter, Mrs. Ernest Christiansen, lives; and return to Mesa, Arizona for the winter as they have done in past years. Those present included the members of the Home Builders class, a Sunday school class begun at the Methodist church in 1923. The class, whose membership Included the Theesfields, is no longer in exlstance, but reunions are still held. Present were Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Voigt of Emmetsburg, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Brown of Mason City, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Meyer of Whittemore, Mr. and Mrs.C. L. Underwood, Mr. and Mrs. Art Voigt, Mr. and Mrs. Frank McFall,Mr. and Mrs. Roelf Miller, Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Wolfe, Rev. and Mrs. F. C. Preul, Mrs. Helen Widdel, Mrs. Jessie Newel and Mrs. Florence Behne. Neighbors joining in honoring the Theesfields were Mr. and Mrs. Ed Schlei, Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Weisbrod and Rev. and Mrs. Russell Eldridge. - o - Mary Minnisof LaPuente,Cal., a niece of Mrs. W. W. Jolley, visited last week at the Jolley borne. She and Judy Jolley will spend the summer working at Saugatuck, Michigan. Dr. and-Mrs. .W^Vf. Jolley • Judy and vXJ.arjf -Mumis, spent' Sunday and Monday of last week In Ottumwa visiting the doctor's mother, Mrs. W. W. Jolley, on her birthday. Elsie Meyer attended the graduation of her niece, Miss Eunice Peter, at Concordia Teachers College, Seward, Neb. She was a guest of the Herbert Peters, who teaches and is dir- ector of music at St. John's Lutheran church in Seward. Mr. and Mrs. Reuben Luedtke drove to Des Moines last Sunday, where they took their son, John, Fenton's delegate to Hawkeye Boys State, and Allen Luedtke, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Luedtke, the delegate from Lone Rock. The Luedtkes then went on to Truro, Iowa, where they were overnight guests of the Armin Van Burens. The two boys spent June 6 through 12 at Boys State. Wayne Stoeber and LorenMenz of Fenton and Dennis Frink of Whittemore, all Sentral high school graduates, were among those named to the Dean's list from Estherville Junior College, in recognition of superior grades for the second semester of the past school year. Rev. and Mrs. F. C. Preul attended the graduation of their grandson, Charles Paulus, from Washburn high school, Minneapolis on Wednesday last week. There were over 700 graduates in the class. Charles has enrolled for pre-medical training in the University of Minnesota this fall. Rev. and Mrs. F. C. Preul are spending the week at Crane Lake, Minnesota, on a fishing vacation with their son and family, Dr. and Mrs. Herbert C. Preul. Steven Berkland returned to the Iowa State University at Ames on Tuesday after spending a ten- day vacation in the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Berkland. Steve will be taking a six weeks summer course at the University. Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Berkland and son Tim visited during the latter part of the last week with Rev. and Mrs. Sam in Ismir in Bismarck, North Dakota. Mrs. '•Ismiiy thertormer. Donna Berk"•land, and daughter Jody Sue, accompanied her parents back to Fenton. She will be spending a few weeks in the home of her parents while Rev. Ismir attends a convention at Grand Forks, North Dakota. He will join the family later. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Weisbrod entertained guests Tuesday evening in honor of Mr. and Mrs. BALER TWINE and 2, 4-D You Need!-We Hove! Get Your Supply NOW FENTON CO-OP ELEVATOR SHOP in your HOME COMMUNITY Fenton Business & Professional Directory FRIENDLY FENTON INVITES YOU FENTON PRODUCE - Lloyd Sunde Golden Sun Feeds GERALD VOIGT INSURANCE Fenton, Iowa HANTELMAN BUILDING SERVICE for Building • Remodeling PHONE 135 or 17 Fenton, Iowa Dr. E. W, Ruske DENTIST Office Phone 79 Residence 25 Fenton, Iowa FENTON DRUG R.C.A. Dealer T.V Sale* & Service Phone 13 or 136 LLOYD M, BERKLAND licen*ed Real E*aie Broker and Form Loam and Auction Service Miont 933 Fenton, Iowa ifieniiw „,„„„« By the Upper 5«* Moint* I Publithlng^ Co.,_Algftfla, Iowa | I JEAN PRIEBE Newt Editor J. M. Seglin, Hammond, Ind., and Mrs. Seglin's daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. David Mahan of Bloomington, Ind. Guests included Mrs. Eugene Huskamp and Trudy, Mrs. Olga Huskamp, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Huskamp and children, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Arbogast, Mr. and Mrs. William Huskamp and children, Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Huskamp and two granddaughters and Mr. and Mrs. John Schallin. Recent guests of the Ralph Weisbrods were Mrs. Gordon Weisbrod and Theresa of Clark, So. Dak., and Mrs. Blankenshlp of Council Bluffs. Fenton Adopts A Municipal Tornado Warning FENTON - Fenton Town Council has decided that a steady blast of 30 seconds on the town siren on the water tower will be used in the future to warn residents of the approach of a tornado. The action stemmed from the recent warning when a tornado was sighted approaching Fenton. As tornado warning was established, the town marshal was unable to notify residents. In other council business, a building permit was issued to the Fenton Cooperative Elevator Co. to install a 1,500 bushel an hour grain dryer, and to remodel a flat storage building. Other building permits were issued to Roger Ulses for repair of basement walls of his home which were damaged by the rains this spring; to Martin Wilberg for a carport at his home; and to Lloyd Sunde for a new roof on his garage. A cigarette permit was issued to Ray Priebe's Grocery. The usual council donation of $100 was given to the Fenton Fire Department and American Legion for the Fourth of July celebration and fireworks at Fenton. Fenton Youth Met President On D.C. Visit FENTON - Donald Matthiesen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Homer Matthiesen of Fenton returned last Saturday evening from a 10-day tour of Washington, D. C., during which he met President Johnson. The trip was the prize received by 72 Iowa young people who placed first in county competition sponsored by the Rural Electric Cooperatives of Iowa. Don wrote an essay on the organization and operation of the RECs, and was the winner from Kossuth county through the Dlckenson, Emmet and Kossuth REC of Estherville. President Johnson received the delegation at a reception on Wednesday, June 9, in the White House rose garden, in recognition of the ninth annual "Rural Electric Youth Day", sponsored by the National REC. The group also became acquainted with the President's beagle, Him, during the afternoon. Other highlights of the trip for Don included visiting the Supreme Court while It was discussing a case, visiting the Senate and House chambers even though they were not in session, and visiting the Wax Museum, the Smithsonian Institute, the National Archives building and the monuments and tourist points of the city. On Monday, June 7, the Iowa Congressmen breakfasted with the Iowa delegation, and later in the day the young people visited the congressman from their own district. Don will receive a copy of apicture taken in Congressman Stanley Greigg's office, of the congressman and those whose homes are in the sixth congressional district. 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Vernon, Gettysburg, and Arlington National Cemetery, where Don viewed the grave of President Kennedy and the eternal flame and the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Trudy Hut imp Touring Europe FENTON - Trudy Huskamp, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Huskamp of Fenton, left Des Moines on Thursday for Chicago, and then flew from Chicago direct to London on Friday. She is accompanied by Miss Charlotte Worth of Chicago Heights, m., and the two sorority sisters will spend about six weeks touring Europe and the British Isles. The girls, both English majors at Iowa State University, Ames, will be members of a larger group for the first four weeks, which will be spent visiting most of the continental European countries. The last two weeks of their ' •'• • trip, the girls will leave the main tour and visit the famous places of English literature in England anri Scotland. Laymen's League Pot Luck Dinner FENTON - The Lutheran Lay- men's League of St. John's Lutheran church and their families gathered Tuesday evening in the Fenton park for a pot-luck picnic. William Elmers was selected as delegate to the District LLL Convention to be held at the Walther League camp on Lake Okoboji July 31 anH August 1. William Hantelman will be the alternate. There will be no regular meet- in? of the group in July. ADDING MACHINES ft TYPEWRITERS At The Upper Des Moines. THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL Fenton, Iowa Experienced Embalmers and Funeral Directors Rtliaule 24 Hour Ambulance Service Funeral May Be Referred To Us With Confidence Phones FENTON 23 RINGSTED 21001 21006 20216 SUNDAY JUNE 20 FOR DAD YOU NEVER GO WRONG oh 'SOMETHING to WEAR' I Illustrated Are Just A Few Suggestions — Our Store Is Packed With Good, Practical And Sensibly Priced Gift Items. WATCH FOR IT I ... Coming Next Week! Our Big REMODELING SALE EVENT . . . Dozens of Bargains — And Storewide Special Prices ! 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