The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 20, 1965 · Page 1
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 1

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, July 20, 1965
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The "FIRST-OF-THE-WEEK" Tabloid . . . Clear Pictures — Mere News — Biggest Circulation ®lsona tipper Be* JWoinesi Entered as second class matter at the postofllce at Algona, Iowa, Nov. 1, 1932, under Act of Congress of March 3, 1879. ALGONA, IOWA, TUESDAY, JULY 20, 1965 16 Tabloid Pages VOL. 100 - NO.53 Whittemore Fishermen Harold Smith Get Dunked, Iowa Lake Funeral Held Here Friday Four Whittemore men escaped wet but unhurt when they were dumped into Iowa Lake on the Iowa-Minnesota line south of Fairmont from a float raft, recently. They are Henry Muller, Ed Youngwirth, Frank Foley and Leo Walters. The men were fishing off a float about 8x10 feet in size when a shift of weight caused the float to capsize, throwing all four men into about 12 feet of water. Leo came up first, then Ed, Henry and Frank, under the float where they discovered that the fence railing so nice with the raft rightside up, wasn't so good with it upside down. They all had to duck under and come up on the outside. They yelled for help, while hanging on the side of the float, and a boat came out from shore and rescued them. Their fishing gear, however, was all lost, as well as a good catch of fish. among 221 receiving degrees at Ames, July 17. They were Carol P. Girres, a sociology major, of Wesley, and Larry M. DeBoer, a technical journalism graduate, of Ledyard. Wesley, Ledyard I.S.U. Graduates A Wesley and a Ledyard student at Iowa State University were Funeral services for Harold E. Smith, 62, resident of the Algona area all of his life, were held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Presbyterian church, with Rev. Walter Morz officiating. Burial followed at the Buffalo township cemetery at Titonka and McCullough Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Richard Groen, Harry Barton, Fred Geigel, Irvin Malueg, Paul James and Raymond Metzen. Mr. Smith, who had been in ill health for about seven years, died at his home here Tuesday evening, July 13. LooJb Different? It Should! Just To Let You Know That Algona's Annual RIDICULOUS DAYS are coming, FRIDAY & SAT., July 30-31 P. S. You'll find ALL of the Usual Page 1 News Inside Harold Edward Smith, son of ' Casper and Anna Hoffman Smith, was born at Livermore March 15,1903. He later married Emma Richter and farmed in this area until illness forced his retirement. Survivors include his wife; mother; a sister, Edna Smith, Algona; a step-son, Elvin Moore, Muscatine; and three grandchildren. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and rites were held for him Thursday night at the chapel. 2 From Algona To Buena Vista STORM LAKE, IOWA - Two recent graduates from Algona high school have been accepted for admission to the freshman class at Buena Vista college here this September. They are: Bruce Alan McCullough, 210 East Kennedy, Algona and David Charles Logue, 422 East Oak, Algona, Iowa. o> o v> u> O «/» v> v» -^ VI §| 5| O

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