The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 31, 1965 · Page 2
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 2

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, August 31, 1965
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Wins A Bicycle KEVIN OWENS, 9, Is a pretty happy boy. He's starting to school, if he so wishes, on a brand new bicycle which he won in a pre-school event sponsored jointly by Diamonds and the Gamble Store here. Kevin is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Owens, About 500 youngsters registered in an effort to win the bicycle. (UDM Staff Foto) Want A Pen Pal In Japan? Here's Chance Does some boy or girl in this area wish a pen pal in Japan? If so, here's an opportunity. The following letter was received from Emiko Saito, a 14-year old Japanese girl, last week. Her letter and picture follow: Dear Editor: Please forgive me for taking up your valuable time. I am a Japanese girl and am very eager to find pen friends in your country. I am writing to you in the hope that you can help me to get in touch with them. I'd like to exchange information about student life and various topics in our every day life and to discuss current international problems. I think this kind of direct communication between friends of about the same age will help both of us to learn about each other's country, and will also undoubtedly help me to brush up my English. I also think we might have fun swapping items in our hobby collections. I promise to be a faithful friend and correspondent to any boy or girl who wishes to be my pen friend. I have been at a loss to know how to get in touch with young people in your country, but recently the International Pen Friend Society (P. 0. Box 3, Edogowa, Tokyo) advised me to write to a newspaper editor in your country and ask for help in locating friends. I hope you can pass my letter on to a young person my age who Algono (la.) Upper Det Maine* Tuesday, August 31, 1965 _^^ J _^ii,^B J ^ fc ^ MM ^ M MiP^^Mai^^^^'i^MM>i*^^«a*«MP*M^*»^^Mi>»»^»^i^»^..^»_^_ would like to have a pen friend Sincerely, in Japan or perhaps publish my Emiko Saito name your esteemed paper. P. S. Here are a few facts about myself. I am a fourteen . year old junior high school student. My main interests flower arrangement. I'm a member of the ping-pong, table tennis club of school. My family of four. VISITOR Miss Hari Priya of India is at present a guest of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Henderson on their farm southeast of Wiota. She will remain there until August 28 and will be visiting until October 16 in Des Moines, Hardin and Grundy counties before completing her IFYE exchange trip to this country. OTIGE ALGONA CAB CO. WILL BE CLOSED SEPTEMBER 4-5-6 DIAMOND'S Values to $4.95 Men's Sizes 28 to 44 Boys'Sizes 6 to 18 SPECIAL Boys' and Men's SLAX Wash & Wear, Too! OUT THEY GO! PER PAIR Black - Tan - Laden (Green) NEW! NO IRON EVER! SLAX THE LATEST IN NO IRON SLACKS In The Latest Colors and Styles .... LODEN (green) BLACK . . . TAN Sizes 6*18 Boys Regulars, Slims, Huskies I Men's Sizes 28 to 42 $3.99 $5.95 SAVE MORE NOW 1 Men's Short Sleeve SPORT SHIRTS Values to $4.95 S-M-L-XL KNITS - ORLONS BANLONS . . . Out They Co 2 for « Long Sleeve Slipover SWEAT SHIRTS lUf burf Sleeves SUM-S-M-LOCL .99 each MANY, MANY COtOtS TOCHOOSinOM MEN'S SOX Whites, Argylei, Reg. 59c pr. 2 pair $ 1 WRANGLER JEANS in color Black - Tan Laden. 27 to 36 CORDS TOO F0> the discriminating taste we announce the acquisition of AMERICAN TORRISTER Luggage GYM BAGS Reg. $1.99 PARKAS Sm "« l Orion Pile Lined - SHOP EARLY ! Zip-Off Hood — and Machine Washable (hidden wristlets) Sizes 4 to 16 — a regular $10.95 9.99 $1 Holds a Layaway SALE PRICE BACK. TO-SCHOOL GYM TRUNKS 28 To 40 $1.00 ATHLETIC SU»PORTERS-$1 Canvas GYM BAGS REG. $1.M $1,59 PLUS TAX GYM SHOES Boys' 3 to Men's 13 — and they are Washable WORK JACKETS Men's Lined Denim Sanforized, Too I Sizes 38-50 DRESS BOOTS As Pictured lined or Unified

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