The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 5, 1965 · Page 3
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 3

Publication:
Location:
Algona, Iowa
Issue Date:
Tuesday, October 5, 1965
Page:
Page 3
Start Free Trial
Cancel

Tuesday, October S, 196S Algona (la.) Upper Des MolnM-4 LuVerne Sailor Leaves For Viet Nam Duty Roger Gregory, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Gregory, LuVerne, has been home for two weeks' leave from Great Lakes Naval station. He has completed his boot training and has completed machinst mate training there. He will leave Sept. 29 from San Francisco, Calif, on the U. S. S. Princeton for service in Viet Nam, Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Gregory, sons Randy, Junior College, Ft. Dodge, and Roger, Navy at Great Lakes, 111., left Friday for Kansas for the weekend In the home of Mrs. Gregory's parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Saxby. - o - Omitted from young people away for higher education were Randy Gregory, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Gregory of LuVerne and Donald Frost, son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Frost, LuVerne. They are enrolled at the Fort Dodge Junior College. Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Gregory, sons Randy and Roger, were guests of their daughter, Geraldlne, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Stripling and sons at Newell. The occasion was to celebrate the 4th birthday of Steven Stripling. He has a brother, Scott, five years old. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Merkle visited in Des Molnes with her brother, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Lehman. Together they were dinner guests in Nevada of cousins, the Rev. and Mrs. E. R. Walters. The Rev. Walters was a former pastor of the LuVerne Evangelical United Brethren church. Miss Florence Godfrey of Oga- lalaa, Neb., is spending a few weeks with her mother, Mrs. Olla Godfrey and her sister, Miss Ruby Godfrey. She was called to assist with care of Miss Ruby, confined to her bed by illness. Mrs. Olla Godfrey, who was 94 years of age last July 11, is in good health but needs someone to help her. Mrs. Henry Marty, Mrs. Fred Merkle, Mrs. Lewis Merkle, Miss Luella Blumer of LuVerne, and Mrs. Charles Merkle of Ren- .wlck, attended a post-nuptial Ijshower in the Algona Pres- 'byterian church honoring Mr. ^and Mrs. Don Deal. Mrs. Deal is the former Frances Merkle, daughter of Mrs. Lewis Merkle and niece of Mrs. Marty and Mrs. Fred Merkle. Mrs. Ella Nelson and Miss Mabel Halman of Ringsted were guests of Mrs. Alma Madden. They were guests of Mrs. Madden at the smorgasbord supper at the LuVerne Methodist church. Mrs. Adloph Koester spent a week in Kansas City, Mo., visiting her daughter, Lorraine, the Allen Wilson family. Mr. Koester went to visit there Sunday to Tuesday and was accompanied home by Mrs. Koester. Mrs. Verne Daley was recently in Des Moines attending classes at Drake University. She also visited her daughter, Mary, student at Drake. Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Webb of Highmore, So. Dak., visited with an old friend, Mrs. Amelia Hanselman, Mrs. Albert Schneider entertained her canasta club with two tables in play. Mrs. Herman Hinz won high and low was won by Mrs. L. C. Wittmeier. Mr. and Mrs. Roland Lenz were hosts at their farm home after the rehearsal for their son, R. James Lenz and his bride-elect, Suzanne Blake. Guests were the Rev. and Mrs. Roy A, Biesemeyer; Mr. and Mrs. Allen Blake and Robert; Kris Hanselman, Patti Erpelding, Mr. and Mrs, Warren Lenz and Randy, Corwith; Gene Will and Linda Nelson, LuVerne and Bruce McCullough, Ft. Dodge. Mrs. Norman Oberhelmen, Renwick, assisted with the buffet luncheon. Guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Allen Blake and Robert for dinner following the wedding of their daughter, Suzanne Jane Blake and R. James Lenz, were: Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Langbehn, Green Mountain; Mrs. Hazel Moore, Marseilles, HI., the John Langebehn family, Gladbrook, the Harold M. Langbehns and boys of Dysart; the Delbert Fields and boys of Melbourne; Mr. and Mrs. Oral Blake of Marshalltown; the Walter Blakes and girls of Carroll; and Mr. and Mrs. Roger Blake of Hawarden. Mrs. Marie Jackson of LuVerne served the dinner. St. Joe CD.A. Holds Annual Guest Night ST. JOE - C. D. A.'s annual Guest Night for officers of neighboring courts Sept. 29, with 125 guests and members attending. A short program was followed by a social evening and lunch. Janice Thul, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard G. Thul, gave a humorous reading "Charles and his Mother at the Swimming Pool" and Florence, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. M. T. McGuire, accompanied at the piano by Kathleen Plathe, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Milford Plathe, sang "Danny Boy." Mrs. Ervin Ulses, Burt, received first and Mrs. Raymond Thilges, second, in 500. Mrs. Joe Grandgenett, Corwith, received the door prize with Mrs. Clara Erdman, Wesley, a CDA member the longest, since 1918. - o - SHOWER HONORS Mrs. Roger Thilges was honored at a post-nuptial shower Tuesday evening at the home of Mrs. George Wagner, with 20 relatives and friends attending the courtesy. Mrs. Wagner was assisted by Mrs. Alfred Reding, Mrs. E. J. Kollasch and Mrs. Francis Erpelding. The evening was spent socially and playing travel bingo. Mrs. Art Thilges and Mrs. Roger Thilges received prizes. Mrs. Thilges, the former Mary Lou Pincombe, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Pincombe, Salem, Ohio, and Roger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Thilges, having moved here from Chicago and lived in their trailer house on the Thilges farm and assisted with the farming, are moving this ..week to a farm near Whittemore.. ••.'••- o - , • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kohlhaas are parents of a daughter born Sept. 26 at Mercy hospital, Ft. Dodge. They have a son Jeff. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Mehlisch, Baltimore, Md., and Mr. and Mrs. Connie Kohlhaas, Algona, are grandparents. Mr. and Mrs. Ed McGulre are parents of a son born Sept. 29 in Mercy hospital, Ft. Dodge. They have a daughter, Debbie, and a son, Edward. Mrs. Rosalie nig and Mr. and Mrs. M. T. McGuire are grandparents. Herman Plathe entered St. Ann hospital, Algona, Tuesday, as a medical patient. Mrs. John Hilbert came to her home Saturday after a stay at the home of her daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Denclau and family, Vincent, following her release from Mercy hospital, Ft. Dodge. Code Meeting More than 500 Iowa lawyers are expected to attend the fall Legal Institute at University of Iowa Oct. 22-23 at which the new uniform commercial code for the state will be the topic of discussion. The Commercial Code was adopted by the 61st General Assembly and will go into effect July 4, 1966. The delayed effective date was set In order for members of the legal profession and those engaged in banking and commercial transactions to become familiar with the provisions of the comprehensive legislation, The U of I College of Law is sponsoring the institute. INVINCIBLE METAL FURNITURE franchisee! dealer «Upper Des Moines Pub. Co. ANNOUNCING ALGONA LIONS CLUB LI6HT BULB DAY - Wed, Eve., Oct. 6 Bag of bulbs (4 . 75 watt & 4 * 100 Watt) for only $2,00 Turn on your porch light, if you would like a bag of bulbs. If ypur porch light is not on, a lion will coll anyway - you probably need some bulbs. All proceeds to lion's Activity Fund - for Kid's Halloween Party. Buy Several Bags I They're a Bargain! HERE THEY ARE... 19 66 SEE THEM ALL AT OUR ... BIG OPEN HOUSE THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7 VtfMMMAMMMMAMWMIMMAM WE'RE INVITING EVERYONE TO COME IN, TAKE A GOOD LOOK AT THE LATEST FROM CHEVY AND ALSO ENJOY A CUP OF COFFEE AND DOUGHNUT WITH US. HERE'S A PREVIEW . . . CAPRICE IMPALA BEL AIR BISCAYNE CHEVROLET CHEVELLE CHEVY II CORVAIR CORVETTE 1966 CHEVROLET CAPRICE CUSTOM COUPE AND CHEVELLE SUPER SPORT 396 COUPE — Two of Chevrolet's newest additions for 1966 are the luxurious Caprice Custom Coupe (below) and the stylish Chevelle Super Sport 396 Coupe. • The Caprice Coupe is destined to be the style leader among regular size cars and the Chevelle Super Sport is distinguished by a new roof line with recessed rear window and a '396 SS' identification in grille and rear cove area. Along with these new models, Chevrolet will offer 48 other models for 1966. CAPRICE IMPALA BEL AIR BISCAYNE CHEVELLE CHEVY II CORVAIR CORVETTE 1966 CHEVROLET CAPRICE CUSTOM WAGON - The top-of-the-line Caprice, which was introduced in 1965 as a sport sedan, has been expanded to four distinctive models, for 1966. Two richly appointed station wagons with wood-grain exterior trim join a -new Custom Coupe with its own distinctive roof styling and a Custom Sedan model. Dual seat belts are standard equipment on all rear seats, including the third seat of 3-seat station wagons. KOSSUTH MOTOR CO . 108 S, MALI PHONE 295-3554 ALGONA, IOWA *•!•••••••••••••••»•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••"•••••••••"«•••••••••••••••••»••••

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free