The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 1, 1965 · Page 6
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 6

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, July 1, 1965
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KT- JULY 1,1965 6-Algeno (la.) Upper DCS Moines Thurtdoy, Jufy 1, 1965 Marilyn Alt Honored With Program Several hundred persons Including the Sentral high band, assembled last Wednesday night In the Sentral high school gym to honor Marilyn Alt, who was crowned Miss North Iowa at the annual band festival June 15 in Mason City. Rev. Rex Splcer of St. John's Lutheran church in Fenton declared that while "we are happy with Marilyn for her new position, we are happier for her disposition, that of wanting to help others." Miss Alt left Saturday for Minneapolis to bepin a course for medical assistants. A skit depicting Sentral Band Mothers enroute to a meeting was the hilarious highlight of the evening for which the Band Mothers were hostesses. Taking part in the skit were male members of St. John's Walther league, of which Marilyn is also a member. Pilot of the vehicle making stops for the "ladles" was Brianna (Brian) Menz. His "pickups" included Delonna (Delon) Jentz, Phyllis (Philip) Ruger, in a daring back decolle- tage, Denise (Dennis) Uthof, Pearl (Perry) Elmers, and showstopper Dannielle Kern, The burly six-foot-five Danny was splendid in pleated blue silk dress topped by a white ruffled organdy picture hat. Narrator for the skit was Becky Hantelman. Mrs. Wilfred Radig, rural Lone Rock, new president of the Band Mothers, was narrator for a skit entitled, "Cinderella's Slippers." Carol Zumach and Rita Luedtke sang three selections during the skit. Other musical numbers were presented by Mary Ellen Ditsworth, Jacquelyn Jones and Teresa Voigt, and group singing of "Hello, Marilyn," (a parody on the popular "Hollo, Dolly,") which was composed and accompanied In Mrs. Kenneth Jones of Lone Rock and Ird by Mrs. Warren Jones, Sentral vocal music teaclier. Warren Jones directed the Sentral Ivuid. On l*>ha.lf of the band Jones presented Marilyn a corsage whose silver flowers were coins wrapped with pliofilm and the "greenery" was accordion- pleated $5 and$l bills. Mrs. Radig presented a charm for Miss North Iowa's new silver chain bracelet. Honor Former Resident At Fenton Party SENECA - Mrs. Calvin Vaudt entertained at a coffee party Thursday afternoon at her home honoring Mrs. Mcrvin Prlebe of Sacramento, California. Guests Included Mrs. Ervin Borchardt, Mrs. DarrellDreyer, Mrs. Charles Feye, Mrs. Jack Gerhart, Mrs. Arnold Hansen, Mrs. William Hantelman, Mrs. Eugene Huskamp, Mrs. Ted Jensen, Mrs. Kenneth Johnson, Mrs. Lyle Newell, Mrs. Donald Shaw, Mrs. Dale Voigt, Mrs. Derwood Volgt, Mrs. John Waite, Mrs. Dale Welsbrod, Mrs. Clarence Yager and Mrs. E. K. Johnson. Mrs. Priebe, the former MaryAnn Bohn of Fenton, is visiting at the Ed Priebes and other relatives and friends in this area. She was also a former member of the Fenton Town and Country Woman's club. - o - SILVER WEDDING Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Petersen of Ringsted will be observing their 25th wedding anniversary with an open house at St. Paul's Lutheran church at Ringsted on Sunday afternoon, July 4, from 2 to 5 p. m. and at their home In evening. The Petersens are formerly from the Seneca area. HAIRSTYLES « f / /jP"^k IUI u lP«t |H EAUTY-FUL vacotion FOR TRUE LOVELINESS . . let Our Expert Operators Give You That Lift Which Comet Only With Good Styling. Permanent* Hair Color Hair Trims Hair Styling Damaged Hair Treatments LAEL'S BEAUTY SHOP Phone 99 — Fenton, Iowa SHOP in your HOME COMMUNITY Fenton Business & Professional Directory FRIENDLY FENTON INVITES YOU FENTON PRODUCE - Lloyd Sunde Golden S GERALD VOIGT INSURANCE Fenton, Iowa HANTELMAN BUILDING SERVICE For Building - Remodeling PHONE 125 or 17 Fenton, Iowa jn Feeds Dr. E. W. Ruske DENTIST Office Phone 79 Residence 25 Fenton, Iowa FENTON DRUG R.C.A. Dealer T-V Sales & Service Phone 13 or 136 LLOYD M. BERKLAND licensed * . -»ate Broker and Farm Loans and Auction Service Phone 233 Fenton, Iowa ifettf INI Published By The Upper Dej Moinw I Publishing Co., Algona, Iowa | JEAN PRIEBE • News Editor • Mrs. Cecil Baldwin was feted on her birthday anniversary, Wednesday, June 16, when friends and neighbors dropped in for coffee. Guests included Mrs. Mary Paulson of Lone Hor.k, Mrs. Lyle England, Mrs. Ted Jensen, Mrs. Raymond Bergum, Mrs. Iver Dergum, Mrs. Julia Pettlcord, Mrs. Alfred Peterson, Mrs. Roliert Lynch and Mrs. Olaf Oftedahl. Mr. and Mrs. Al Nordahl of Hockford visited last week at the home of Mrs. Nordahl's brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Baldwin. Church Shower Honors Fenton New Arrival FENTON -A baby shower given by the members of St. John's Lutheran Ladles Aid Sunday afternoon was In honor of Kexanne June Splcer, month old daughter of Rev. and Mrs. Rex Spicer, Fenton. The shower was held In the church basement, and was well attended by the members of the Aid and the women of the congregation. A short program was presented by Mrs. James Meyer, and featured a skit called "Girls", narrated by Mrs. Ervln Borchardt and pantomimed by Marcla Meyer, Margene Henriksen, Vaughn Borchardt and Kenny Priebe. Another skit, "Her Majesty Comes Home", was presented with a cast of Mrs. Amos Finnestad, Mrs. Emll Bierstedt, and Mrs. Donald Priebe. Musical selections were sung by a quartet of little girls, Renee and Rhonda Flint, Marcia Meyer and Margene Henriksen and by the church choir. A reading "A Baby in the House", was given by Mrs. Olaf Norland. The day had also been Rexanne's baptismal day, and the guest of honor, exhausted from the morning, slept through the program. *, * * Dr. and Mrs. E. W. Ruske left Saturday for a three-week vacation during which they plan to travel through Glacier National Park and visit in Colorado Springs, Colorado where their son, Kaye, lives. Carol Shaw, Minneapolis, spent a weekend recently with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Don Shaw. Mrs. Don Shaw and John visited in Minneapolis with Mr. and Mrs. Bob Johannesen last week. Recent guests of Mr. and Mrs. Gus Krause for his 80th birthday were Mr. and Mrs. Enos Wrede and Sandra of Fairmont, Mr. and Mrs. Edmond Krause and family, Des Moines, and Dr. and Mrs. August Krause and family, Cherokee. The Birthday 500 Club met Monday evening at the home of Mrs. Bernard Kramer. Three tables svere in play, and high prize was won by Mrs. Kenneth Krause, while low prize went to Mrs. Larry Gade. Weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Bertl Berkeland were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Berkeland and boys of St. Paul, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Pringle and family of San Bernardino, California, and Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Kalvig and family of Des Moines. Two of the Kalvig boys, Dennis and Timmy, will be staying a week with the Berkelands, who are their grandparents. Sunday dinner guests of the Bertl Berkelands besides their weekend guests were Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Olsen, Mr. and Mrs. Gaylord Olsen, Mr. and Mrs, Howard Preston and family of Swea City, Mr. and Mrs. Everett Zitterick and family of Terril, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wilberg and sons, Mrs. Ole Pederson, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Mitchell, Duane Melding, Mr. and Mrs. Art Cody, Mr. and Mrs. Otto Wilberg, and Mrs. Cleo Classen of Ringsted. Donald Matthiesen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Homer Matthiesen, left Fenton on Friday to teach Bible School this week near Cook, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Dick Stahl and family of Houston, Texas, spent several days last week visiting with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Krause. Mr. and Mrs. George Bros- oswske of Wahpeton, North Dakota, and W. H. Meyer of Algona visited Sunday evening at the Waller Krause home. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Priebe, Carl and Uarlene, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Schmidt and Brent of Lone Hock and Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Wed June 19, Bancroft The wedding of Betty Lavon Ford and Joseph H. Helnen was solemnized the morning of June 19 at St. John's Catholic church in Bancroft, with Msgr. Joseph Schultes officiating at the double- ring ceremony. Parents of the bride are Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Ford of Bancroft, and Mr. and Mrs. Ferman Heinen of Algona are parents of the bridegroom. The bride's attendants were Donna Helnen, sister of the groom, maid of honor, and Jo Ann McCleish of Des Moines, bridesmaid. William Ford, brother of the bride, attended the bridegroom as best man, and Louis Heinen, brother of the groom was groomsman. About 250 guests attended the reception in the church hall following the ceremony. The bride is a'graduate of St. John's high school in Bancroft and attended Mankato Commercial College. For the past four years she has been employed at Schwen's Ice Cream Co. at Blue Earth, Minn. The bridegroom was graduated from Garrigan high school in Algona and is presently stationed with the U. S. Navy at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, where the couple will be living. Schmidt and Ricky of Estherville were among those attending a family picnic at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Leon Larson in, Rochester Sunday, in honor of the 88th birthday of Mrs. Priebe's mother, Mrs. Martin Larson of Decorah. Weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Hans Baago were Mr. and Mrs. Paul Fuller of Eldora, who are parents of Howard Fuller, a son-in-law of the Baago's. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Potratz and family and Mr. and Mrs. David Finnestad of Alta, Iowa, and Lois Finnestad of Minneapolis were weekend guests at the Amos Finnestad home. Mr. and Mrs. Morris Mitchell and Mrs. Albert Mitchell visited with Mr. and Mrs. Chester Score at Primghar on Wednesday. Mrs. Ida Dreyer, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Walker, and Nancy Walker were Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Roger Dreyer in Sioux City, in honor of the Dreyer's daughter, Sonya Lea, who was baptized at Redeemer's Lutheran church Sunday morning. The Dreyers also are parents of a son, Brent. Friday evening supper guests of Mr. and Mrs. James Meyer were Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Meyer and boys of Spokane, Washington and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Meyer of Algona. Guests from Tuesday until Sunday last week of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Bruhn were Shelby Weisbrod of Phoenix, Arizona and Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Thomas of Los Angeles. While they were iu Fenton they also visited with other relatives here. Overnight guests Monday at the Ed Bruhn home were Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hantelman of Long Branch, Washington, who are on their way home after spending six months in Europe. Mr. and Mrs. Martin Hantelman returned Monday after spending a week in Dubuque visiting friends and relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Luedtke of Austin, Minnesota, were visitors at the home of his father, Art Luedtke, on Friday and Saturday. Mrs. Lloyd Sunde, Roger and Linda, and Mr. and Mrs. Rich Devers and Bobby of Denver, Colorado, spent Friday through Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Jim Peterson at their home in Minneapolis. Mrs. Joe McGovern of Riceville, Iowa and her daughters, Ruth and Patricia Colleen were visitors Tuesday at the E. C, Weisbrod and Robert Krause homes. Mr. and Mrs. Mervin Pnebo and family of Fair Oaks, Cain., were Wednesday evening supper guests of Mr. and Mrs. Dale Weisbrod. Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Householder of Phoenix, Arizona are spending part of their vacation visiting at the home of her brother, Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Wolfe. Sunday dinner guests at the Wolfe home in addition to the Householders were Mr. and Mrs. Jack Tieman and family of Fenton and Ruth Jansen and family of California. Afternoon callers were Mrs. Woodrow Pettit and Mrs. John Plerson of Lone Rock and Peggy Pittit. Friday evening callers at the Wolfe home were Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Hoyt and son of Chicago, Mr; and Mrs. Harry Haase and Mrs. Don Gross. Saturday evening the Calvin Householders and Rex Wolfes were supper guests of the Ralph Riedels in Ringsted. Mrs. David Berkland was hostess at a surprise birthday party Friday afternoon in honor of her sister-in-law, Mrs. Samih Ismir. Guests included Mrs. James Meyer, Mrs. Stanley Berkland and Tania, Mrs. Dale Voigt, Mrs. Shirley Zumach, Mrs. Peter Koenck, Mrs. Lyle Hansen, Mrs. Bruce Jensvold, Mrs. Merle Lockwood, Mrs. Melvin Berkland, Mrs. Bennie Berkland and Mrs. Ernest Berkland. At Golden Wedding SENECA - Mr. and Mrs. Ted Jensen and daughters attended the 50th wedding anniversary of the former's aunt and husband Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph Haaken- CARD OF THANKS I wish to thank everyone for the calls, cards, gifts and letters, A special thanks to Rev. Spicer, Band Mothers, Mr. and Mrs. Jones and the band and all the people for helping me celebrate Wednesday night. Marilyn Alt. (49*) CARD OF THANKS My thanks to friends and relatives for their visits, cards, and well wishes while in the hospital. Special thanks to Gordon Howe, Krause Auto Sales, and ihe ministers tor their prayers. Leroy Jacobsen. (49) CARD OF THANKS We wish to express our sin- sincere appreciation for the many kindnesses and expressions of sympathy extended at the time of the loss of our beloved mother. Many thanks for theca-Us, memorials, flowers and gifts of food. A special thank you to Pastor Vehling lor his comforting words. The Family of Mrs. Emma Radig. (49) stad of Garretson, So. Dak. It was also Mervin Haakenstads 25th wedding anniversary. Mrs. Haakenstad is the former Minnie Jensen. Penton Forwards The Fenton Forwards met June 14 with Rita Luedtke. We decided to have a work shop on July 12. The achievement show for our club will be on July 28. Dem. were given by Diana Mills, Barbara Baxter, and Judy Wolter. Mrs. Kruse was visiting mother. Lunch was served by the hostess. Lone Rockl : By Mrs. A. A. Krueger j Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Krueger visited at the E. M. Jensen home in Hackensack, Minn, from Friday to Sunday returning home by way of Belgrade where they picked up Jean Christenson and brought her home with them for a week's visit here. Gary Rath, son of Mrs. and Mrs. Clinton Rath, left Friday for Cook, Minn, where he will be teaching Bible school in the Jr. High division among the Indians this week. Mrs. Rose Kraft entertained her birthday club Thursday honoring Mrs. Genrlch's birthday. Sunday callers at the home of Mrs. Rose Kraft were Mr. and Mrs. Martin Smith and Alvina Schultz, Emmetsburg. Mrs. Maude Blanchard returned home Wed. after spending 3 days at Lake Okoboji with her daughter's family, the Alfred Schultzs, Ottosen. Mr. and Mrs. Chet Alme and grandchildren called on Mrs. Maude Blanchard Sun. afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Roger Jensen and Mr. and Mrs. Roy Jensen attended the funeral Thurs. of Elmer Wistedt at Mankato. After Hail Hits, It's Too Late! 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