The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on July 20, 1965 · Page 2
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l-Algona (to.) Upp»r D.I MglnM jo, IMS Several Stop Sign Changes On Call Street Workmen began Thursday morning making changes in the stop sign set-up on Call street here. Plans for thenow-in-operation Call street stop signs have been discussed several times earlier. Here's where the changes were made: Stop signs at the east and west entrances (Call Street) to the intersection of Call and Dodge streets have been removed leaving Call street a true through street from the west end of the street to Jones (highway 169 tli rough the city). Traffic will now stop north and south at the Dodge street entrances of Call at Jones to allow highway traffic the right- of-way. Stop signs have replaced yield signs on Wooster street entrances to Call and yield signs remain in use on north and south entrances to Call from the Wooster stops east to Phillips street. All vehicles must now stop on north and south entrances to Call from Hall street on the west to Wooster street on the east - with the one exception, Jones street, where east and west traffic must stop for the highway. LuVerne Girl Falls; Same Arm Broken Again Barbara, nine year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Marty, LuVerne, fell about three feet from a tree Monday, July 12, at their farm home suffering a fracture of the right arm. Barbara broke the same arm last summer. - o - The office of Dr. R. D. Brainerd in LuVerne will be closed from July 26 to August 9. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Kubly, their daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Marty, visited in West Bend Sunday at the Arnold Rams- vig home. Mrs. Ramsvig, former Mabel Kubly, and a niece of Henry Kubly, is convalescing from recent surgery at Rochester, Minn. Mrs. Leslie Calkins attended the funeral of William Calkins, 18, in Des Moines. He was a nephew" of Leslie Calkins, Lu- Verne; Mrs .} Bryan Stewart, Cancer Crusade chairman, announces $80.00 was given in memory of the late Mrs. Louise Schipull by her family of two daughters and four sons. Nancy Brink and David 'Naffziger, 1965 graduates of the Lu- Verne Community high were in Cedar Falls July 12 and 13 attending tbepre-orientationatlowa State College, They are the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Allyn Brink and son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Naffzlger, LuVerne. Their parents attended the program. Mr, and Mrs, VernonCambell, daughter, G*en of Beverly, Mass., visited with Mrs, Ardis Rockwood, They did not know of the sudden death of Mr, Rock* wood June 13, until they arrived. Mr, and Mrs. C. W, Bjustrom and Mr, and Mrs. Jess Jergeu- Judith Ann Haag Weds Dennis Lichter, June 26 Judith Ann Haag, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sam W. Haag of Algona, and Dennis Raymond Lichter, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Lichter, Algona, were united in marriage, June 26, in St. Cecelia's Catholic church here with Msgr. P. P. Gearen officiating. Two hundred witnessed the ceremony. The bride has been employed at Druggists Mutual Insurance, and the bridegroom byTheWeid- enhoff Corp. here. Attending the bride were Judy Wibben, Eagle Grove, and Janis Haag, Algona. The bridegroom's attendants were K. T. Specht and Robert Haag, both of Algona. Lori Hentges of Algona was flower girl, and Sandra Haag was the bride's personal attendant. Ushers were Richard Chelchowski, Lincoln, Neb., and Ron Kohlhaas, Livermore. Lois Hunt was organist and Jo Ellen Baas, vocalist. A wedding dinner and reception followed the ceremony at the VFW hall in Algona. Beverly Lichter had charge of the guest book, Jane Geilenfeld cut the cake, and Mrs. Don Ward of Clear Lake, and Mrs. Duane Arend of Algona, poured. Gifts were in charge of Doreen Funk, Jo Ellen Baas, Sharon Willrett and Lois Hunt. Table waitresses were Patricia Ward, Kathy Chelchowski, Vicki McConnell, Barbara Haag, Diane Ward, and buffet servers were Mrs. Virgil Shackelford, Mrs. Francis McConnell, Mrs. Joe Miller and Mrs. Rex Westcott. Hosts and hostesses were Mr. and Mrs. Chan Ward, Clear Lake and Mr. and Mrs. Monte Haag, Waterloo. The young couple left after the reception for a honeymoon trip to the Black Hills, Colorado and Wyoming, and are at home at Hillcrest Trailer Court in Algona. (McQuatters Studio foto) sen spent a day in Des Moines. The Bjustrom's went for their son, Jerry, who had been on vacation at the Sunny Side Camp. The Jergensens visited their daughter, the Kenneth Larsons. Rev. and Mrs. Ralph Hindman were at the Evangelical United Brethren Church camp at Riverside Park July 12-17 at Cedar Falls, working at the Junior Camp. Wilford Berryhill concluded his vacation visiting his mother, Mrs. Marcia Berryhill at Livermore and Mr. and Mrs, Frank Gronbach, the parents of Mrs. Berryhill. Sunday he took a plane out of Mason City flying to Saudi Arabia where he is a TWA pilot, Mr. and Mrs. Percy Brink and Mrs, William Bigings attended the funeral of their cousin, Mrs, Rog McClure in the Belmond Methodist church with burial there. The postponed meeting of the Woman's Society of World Service was held July 11 in the fellowship rooms of the Lu- Verne Evangelical United Brethren caurch with president Mrs. Albert Hefti presiding. Seven- teen members attended and two guests, the Misses Lattice and Jennie Mason. The devotions were led by Mrs. Fred Merkle. The lesson topic "Give God Glory" was presented by Mrs. Ralph Hindman. Free Barbecue, Rodeo, Races On '65 Fair Slate Preliminary plans for the 1965 Kossuth County Fair are pretty well underway, according to Verne McClure, fair secretary. The dates are Tuesday through Friday, August 17, 18, 19 and 20. The entertainment program arranged will bring stock car races on Tuesday, Aug. 17, a tractor pull contest on Wednesday, Aug. 18, the big free barbecue and the Circle M Rodeo, on Thursday, Aug. 19, and the championship final stock car races will be held Friday, Aue 20. ' ^' Further, complete details, will be carried in these news columns as they develop, Septic Cleaner Boys Are In Area Again The septic tank cleaning boys are around again. In the case of an 88-year-old widow at Fenton, the bill was $150 and the "cleaning" may or may not have been done in a thorough fashion. The young men, two who did the work and a third who sat in a .pickup truck, are said to have flushed the septic system with water from a hose, and nothing more. Ordinarily a septic tank cleaning job runs from $25 to $3 5, it was stated. It usually takes about three hours. Repair Work On State 44 Is Now Underway The recent visit of a delegation of men from Kossuth county to the State Highway Commission headquarters at Ames with regard to the condition of State Highway 44 along the western edge of the county, has brought some results, at least. A state highway crew was working north of Fenton this week, repairing the breaks in the blacktop in a thorough manner. Excavations were being made and solid footings established where frost boils and breaks have been most numerous. in recent years. Highway 17 is also being detoured to Armstrong and down 44 to Hy. 18, and then back west to 17. Burt I Postmaster, Wallace P. Hawcott attended a postmaster's school at Ames Monday and Tuesday. Mrs. Fred Davis, Mrs. LeRoy Davis and Mrs. Darrell Davis were among the many ladies attending an open house shower in honor of Rita Weringa at the Lutheran church, Lakota. Miss Weringa is the fiancee of Jay Davis. The Robert Richters spent the weekend with friends at Woodstock, m. Mr. and Mrs. John Rash and family were Thursday evening guests at the home of his mother, Mrs. Jessie Rash. Ervin Ulses spent several days at Colony, Kansas where he visited his aged mother who is in failing health. Rosemary and Gene Ulses spent the weekend with friends at Ames and Bagley. Mr. and Mrs. Roland Lavrenz became grandparents for the first time when a daughter, Paula Kay, was born to Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Krai, Cedar Rapids. The little miss made her debut at St. Lukes hospital July 10, weighing 6 Ibs., 11 oz. Mrs. Krai is the former Karen Lavrenz. The paternal grandparents are Dr. and Mrs, J. W. Krai, Mt. Pleasant. David Miller, Chino, Calif., arrived by plane at Omaha late Tuesday to attend final rites for his father, B. E. Miller, He was met at Omaha by his brother, Roland, and brothers-in-»law, Mr. and Mrs. Jess Riddle, Claremont, Calif., are visiting at the home of Mr. and Mrs, Robert Richter. They also visited several days with friends and relatives in Illinois, Mrs. Esther Bahling entertained members of the Fortnightly Club at her home Friday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Don Mitchell and Judy spent the weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Norman Mitchell and Keith in Des Moines. Dillman, John and Helen Schwietert, Lorena Roark and Jane Barslou attended church services and a family reunion at the Little Brown Church at Nasua. Alvina, Ruth, Paul and Albert Basse, Burt, and Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Christensen and family, Wesley, spent the weekend at Bertram, Minn, where they attended the wedding of their brother, John, and Jane Stromstad. OFFICE SUPPLIES — Business forms, office furniture, filing equipment and supplies, at The Upper Des Moines Pub. Co., Algona, across from new Munici- <pal parking lot. OFFICIAL NOTICE BEFORE THE IOWA STATE COMMERCE COMMISSION TO THE; CITIZENS OF KOSSUTH COUNTY: Notice is hereby given that a petition for a franchise to erect, use and maintain poles, wires, guy wires, towers, cables, conduits and other fixtures and appliances for the purpose of conducting electricity for lighting, power and heating purposes has been filed by the Iowa Electric Light and Power Company, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, in the office of the Iowa State Commerce Commission; that said petition asks the right to construct, operate and maintain said electric transmission line over, along and across the following described public lands, highways, streams and private lands, to-wit: 7,200 Volts, Single Phase, Delta Connected. Beginning at a point approximately twenty-five hundredeths (.25) of a mile North from the Southwest corner of the Southeast Quarter (SE 1/4) of Section Twenty-three (23), Township Ninety-seven (97) North, Range Twenty-nine (29) West of the 5th P. M., Kossuth County, Iowa thence Northeasterly (NE'ly) on the Westerly (W'ly) margin of an irregular North-South highway across the East Half (E 1/2) of saldSectionTwenty-three(23), approximately nine-tenths (.9) mile to the Northeast corner of said Section Twenty-three (23); and beginning at the Southeast corner of Section Fourteen (14), thence North on the West margin of the highway along the East line of saldSectlonFourteen(14), approximately one-tenth (.1) mile, all In last named Township and Range. . The Iowa State Commerce Commission has named Tuesday, August 10, 1065 at 10:00 A. M., in Its office at Des Moines, Iowa, as date, time and place forbearing said petition, Docket E-14450. Objections to the granting of such franchise must be in writing and filed in triplicate with this Commission at least five (5) days before date of hearing, The Commission suggests that the objector be represented at the hearing by someone who has full authority to act for it, IOWA STATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Bernard J, Martin, Chairman Frank B, Means, Commissioner Dick A, Witt, Commissioner Pocket E-14450 ATTEST! Joseph J, Weresh, secretary Dated at Des Moines, Jowa, June 21, 1965, (51-53)

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