The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 12, 1965 · Page 2
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 2

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, October 12, 1965
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AlgftiM (la.) Upptf DM MoinM TtiMday, Oct. 12, 196S Burt Council Raises Pay Rate BUHT — Burt Town Council voted Monday night to change the salaries of town officials effective Jan. 1. The mayor will be paid $10 per meeting attended Instead of $3, and council men will receive $3 per meeting Instead of $2. The council received bids from three electrical companies for the new street lights. Prices ranged from $45 to $60 Per unit. Councllmen Ray Hoppus and City Engineer Ralph Johnston were appointed the committee to study specifications for the lights. The council received an offer of $1,200 from Claire Reutzel for his garage building If the city wishes to buy It. The matter was tabled for further study. The council adopted a motion to affiliate with thenewKossuth County League of Municipalities. A beer permit was approved for Cunningham's Cafe, and a satisfactory water analysis report was received from the Iowa State Water Department. Officials appointed for the municipal election Nov. 2 are J.L. Miller, O.H.Graham, Miss Sellna Clifton, Mrs. Ed Frederickson and Mrs. G.H McMullen. G.H. McMullen, city clerk, reports that the new city tractor purchased from the All-Wheel Drive Company at Fort Dodge for $4,300 has been delivered. Ledyard Man Granted Ph. D. In Chemistry LEDYARD - Charles DeBoer recently completed his studies at California Institute of Technology at Pasadena, where he was granted a Ph. D. In chemistry. His degree will be formally presented at graduation ceremonies in June, 1966. Oct. 20, Mr DeBoer will begin a year of post-doctoral study with Dr. Ronald Breslow at Columbia University, New York. Charles is a 1958 graduage of Franklin Consolidated school at Latimer, and holds a B. S. degree from Iowa State University of Ames. He is the son of Supt. and Mrs. Gilbert DeBoer. - o- Twenty young people from the Bethany Evangelical and Reformed church attended the Youth Rally held at the Ramsey Reformed church Wed. night. They were accompanied by Rev. Vrie- sen and Mr. and Mrs. Leon McCoy. Included on the program was a welcome by the president of toe Ramsey youth group, Sherman Sleper, group singing, scripture and prayer and the film "Teenage Rock." Refreshments were served during the social hour. The Matzener - Estle Legion post will meet in the hall Oct. 11 at 8 p, m. Jim Sabin and Gus SUnoosmeier will be on the lunch committee. Appeal letters nave been mailed out during the past week la connection with toe annual Salvation Army Drive in Ledyard. Contributions should be mailed direct to liarwl Halverson, local tmmrer of the Salvation Army Service Unit. The Ledyard school Future Teachers of America group were represented at the Lakota meeting on Monday by 20 members. Officers are, president, Vicki Thilges; vice - pres., Barbara Schroeder; secretary, Gretchen DeBoer and treasurer, Craig Lloyd. Craig Lloyd is parli- amentarian for the county and Barbara Schroeder Is historian. Brayton Gilbertson was admitted to the Blue Earth hospital Saturday as a medical patient. Mrs. Dallas Green was admitted to the Blue Earth hospital as a medital patient Thursday. Mr. and Mrs. Mike Koppen and Mrs. Lena Krebsbach of Whittemore were Sunday guests at the home of Mrs. J. F. Sullivan and Jeremiah. Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Zweifel of Corwith and Janette and Charlotte Mason of LuVerne were guests of Mrs. George Thompson on Friday. They celebrated Mrs. Zweifel's birthday. Announce for Ottosen postmaster position An examination for Postmaster at Ottosen, Iowa, which will pay $5345 a year, will be open for acceptance of applications until Tuesday, October 26, 1965, the U.S. Civil Service Commission announced. Competitors for the postmaster vacancy in Ottosen must have at least 1 year of experience (education above high school level maybe substituted for 6 months of experience) showing that they have the ability to maintain simple records of accounts or that it has given them a knowledge of postal procedures. Mrs. H. D. Benson is serving as acting postmaster at Ottosen since the retirement of Mrs. Roy (Edith) Jacobsen. Complete information about the examination requirements and instructions for filing applications may be obtained at the post office for which this examination is being announced. Application forms must be filed with the U. S. Civil Service Commission, Washinton, D.C. 20415, and must be received or postmarked not later than the closing date. OCTilBER is COOPERATIVE MONT October is "Cooperative Month" by official proclamation of the Governors of nine Midwest states—Kansas, South Dakota, North Dakota, Iowa, Colorado, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan. The Governors' proclamations point out that cooperatives give every community well-rounded economic vigor. William H. Avery Kansas Nils A. Boe South Dakota William Guy North Dakota Harold E. Hughes Iowa John A. Love Colorado Frank B. Morrison Warren P. Knowles Karl Rolvaag George Romney Nebraska Wisconsin Minnesota Michigan WHITTEMORE CO-OP ELEVATOR Larry Twedt, Mgr. (Hobarton Branch) BURT COX>P ELEVATOR - Ronald Jurgens FARMERS CO-OP ELEVATOR, Bode - R. L. Matheson, Mgr. LEDYARD CO-OP ELEVATOR Bernard Reilly, Mgr. OTTOSEN CO-OP ELEVATOR Alfred Schultz, Mgr. WEST BEND ELEVATOR CO R. W. Jurgens, Mgr. TITONKA CO-OP ELEVATOR . Jack Stott, Mgr, FARMERS ELEVATOR CO., Swea City Larry Peters, Mgr. FENTON CO-OP ELEVATOR „__ Curtis lura, Mgr. IRVINGTON CO-OP ELEVATOR E. F. Immerfall, Mgr. LONE ROCK CO-OP EXCHANGE ... Lorenz Geitzenauer, Mgr, October Cooperative Month is a fresh reminder that COOPEEATIVES are a vital part of our private enterprise system

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