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Rolfe Arrow (Newspaper) - August 27, 1953, Rolfe, Iowa 19 r r o POCAHONTAS AUGUST 27, 1953 26 Klein-Becke Wedding Held At Plover Aug. 23, at 3 the Plover dist church was setting the beautiful wedding of Grace Cynthia of Mr. and Cheater Klein of anq | Donald son of Mr. Rev. A. pastor of the Plover Presbyterian Wangberg Former Pastor Here 81 he is still very due to Mrs. moved Bluffs to live with their who is a teacher Lincoln high to at the age of 19. For two years he worked on and the Donald at the double ring ceremony before an altar decorated with tall white candelabra and of garden flowers colors of and Mrs. Edwin an aunt of the played the nuptial music and accompanied Miss Karen also an aunt of the as she Love You and before the ceremony and Lord's at- the escorted to the altar by her was lovely in a cocktail length gown of white net over satto a full was with finger tip length sleeves The finger tip length veil matched A tiara studded with held the veil in Her rhinestone necklace and earrings were a gift of the Her bouquet was lilies of the valley and white carnations with white ribbon streamers and she carried a white Bible bride's Beverly Klein was Her cocktail length gown was yellow net over satin with a short sleeved She wore a bandeau of net and flowers and lavender tions groom was attired in a blue Leslie brother of the was best He wore a grey flower Pamela a cousin of the wore 5t white net formal with a net Her bouquet was baby School In Readiness for Opening Monday of Next Rev. J. O. who has been a minister for more than 40 27 years in the Trinity Lutheran church of Rolfe before the consolidation of the Lutheran churches the four years pastor of Trinity of preached his farewell sermon last August 23, and is retiring from the work he loved and had so his life The Rolfe Consolidated School faculty is completed except for the vocational homemaking In checking through the records we find that this is pot the first time in the history qf Rolfe schools that our school has without a homemaking In the fall 1947 the school opened without a. vocational homemaking The position was filled at the start of the second in January of 1948. The loss of this f of the school year is student in had homemaking to carry them through for the ing two No he graduating without the regular amount of coming school Every effort being used a for this and should a candidate become prior school termi to become a therefore he had a sale and began his For two and a half years he attended ' the four years at St. Olaf at and three at United Church Seminary St. Sum mers were spent teaching Bible the of 1006 was ordained as a pastor and married Hilda Oi His first pastorate was at Wangberg spent two years at seven years at N. 27 years at and four years at his he visited his old home in Which he not seen foe 69 he has two is a pastor at a pastor at S. and another Judith Harvey of two sons served as the army during the war and Judith was a navy spending three years in the much of that time at Pearl CALENDARS ARE BEING PUBLISHED cents puts your name on the Birthday Calendar of 1954. Contact any one of the Auxiliary or phone Mrs. Pat Wood guest tables were centered with bouquets of garden all carrying out the lavender yellow At one were seated the grandparents of the bride and groom and a great-aunt aVid Mrs. Ernest Anderegg of West Mr. and Mrs. Earl Klein of Gilmore Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Struthers of Ayrshire and Mr. and Mrs. J. E. wearing lavender and yellow were will be opened ' schedules arranged to fit the ' schedule of high school classes be arranged accommodate all school girls in than such as typing so may be out of the when a homemaking teacher is No student in our school will be graduating without 'the as we should be able to contact someone this opening by the of second semester or at the latest by the opening of the 1964-55 school the in the vocational homemaking department the Consolidated high school will the following subjects to the various during the first the school general Latin vocational agriculture industrial - English world general Latin ' vocational agriculture Latin typing I and Latin typing 1, English American vocational agriculture Latin typing I and vocational agriculture American American subjects required for Rolfe high school offers four full years of three years of mathematics including advanced algebra and four years of vocational three years of science including general biology and three years of social studies including wrold American American government and elected teach the of the fourth grade for the coming Miss Behrends is a Wartburg College of Waverly and has one experience in the public school Lois Watson will return to take care of fifth Mrs. Watson has in system one Evelyn Hutchison of Swea has been selected to teach one of Hutchison inexperienced She is a graduate of- the Iowa State Teachers Miss Mildred I. Howell of Nashua has been to teach the second group of sixth grade graduate of Iowa State Teachers College and has six years of She the Fayette schools during the past four Midgets Lost to Lads At Gilmore Game East afternoon of last week the Rolfe Midgets traveled to Gilmore City and went down at the hands of the Gilmore City lads by a. score of. 3 to 0. David Gilmore City tossed a no-hitter at the Rolfe free will the proceeds business men of Rolfe will vie I for honors at the ball park at 8 p.m. or when those on side of Main St. will piny a game of softball those the West admission charge will be Sale Will Buy Sick Room American Legion Auxiliary unit of announces start of their annual magazine unit the host team coasted to a which will be used to pay for thei that the | year will be used to purchase after scoring three juns on four hits and a the are fried chicken sick for the treatment of - - - ' ball game patients in went route As a result of previous it has tain the following sick room a - walked 1 apd out 6. Rolfe 3b 0 ss lb 0 c 0 cf 0 Paul year as Junior High School ir acting principal and athletic Edna Marcum will high school and will teach Latin I and English with a new with new - Paul's Lutheran church of j beds with new 0i Rolfe take active part in sets rails Evangelism pital 0 with other Lutheran churches a invalid 0 this Rev. pastor and other portable sick 0 of St. Paul's today that room These arc housed Rev. Rolf Boe of Sioux City in the courthouse Jean Ann Art carried on a white satin Ushers were Charles of and Elwood a friend of the All men in the wedding party wore The bride's mother was a gladioli The dress and a sweet pea reception given by the bride's was held in the church parlors following the Elaine a friend of the Love at the i The including the long white covered table centered with a three tier wedding cake on glass The baked by the bride's and Mrs. Lester was lilies lavender flowers centered with A miniature bride and groom under a wedding bell topped by a love decorated the top of the nut cups and yellow candles in silver holders carried out the bride's favorite The napkins Were inscribed with Wedding 23, 1953, Grace and The buffet covered with centered with a hugn bf lavender ahd yellow garden flowers by tall yellow candles with lavender net Mrs. Lester of. the Mrs. hostesses were Mrs. Lloyd Mrs. Marvin Mrs Ed Mrs. Ben Prochaska and Mrs. Gail hostesses and servers as well as members of each family presented corsages of garden made by Mrs. Ben Richard Morris returns for his second teach all the mathematics classes in the high physics artd will be the assistant returns in the department of vocational He will teach all the vocational ag riculture subjects and the sessions of adult evening school for Janice Slupe be in charge of and II in the high school some work in the Junior High school Miss Slupe has been with us one coming to the Rolfe system in 1963. Averil Blewett has been selected to teach the commercial I. and shorthand and possibly some work in the junior high depending upon the number of registering for Miss Blewett has a number of years of experience in the commercial She is a graduate of Iowa State Teachers Helen Nolan returns to take over her duties of vocal music from grade three through the high She also English the 7th and 8th William Rainbow has been selected to succeed Robert Ogren as head He will teach driver general science and at least one other Mr. Rainbow comes to our system with one year of experience in the Toledo public school He is a graduate of Iowa State Teachers a graduate of Iowa State Teachers has been with us for the summer band He has had a year and a half experience at Anamosa and Mr. Kloster will be in charge of instrumental If 2b-----1 2b 3b__________1 c p lb. ss If rf 0 R 1 0 0 I 0 0 0 0 H 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 the Golfers Play In At Campbell of Humboldt won the championship flight of the Pocahontas golf tournament August 23,103 for the 27 was a three-way tie for place between H. E. Keith Campbell and George all Each finished the 27 holes with 103 In the sudden death playoff Keith won H E. Sinran and George Lee was also a three-way tie for fourth each player shooting 104 for the 27 In the sudden death play-off R. O. Thomas of Humboldt bested Waldo Mick of Pocahontas and Bob Dixon of. special prize was awarded for the last nine holes in the 27 hole championship This also resulted in a tie between George Lee of Humboldt and Bob Schultz of each shooting 9 in the 33 In the sudden death playoff George Lee this prize in the second winners were as first Dr. F. H. Art Alton to be their guest preacher The Conference is an effort to various phases of evangelism to worked in a given area in a concentrated period of The Conference begins September 6 and extends through September 10, and in eludes sponsoring of a preaching mission each of crating churches meet in a School jpf ' Evangelism in the mornings visitors are in and sent forth to witness of Christ and His preparation for the Preach Teaching Mission 14 teams of six workers plan to survey Rolfe and the surrounding to determine the spiritual The survey will take place August 30, Leatherneck Off First Lt. Marsh A. for college entrance as well as vocational courses in industrial and vocational presenting as attractive a schedule of as any school in our classes large enough to be interesting and as economically charge of Shirley a sister George Mrs. Russell Becke and Louise Becke had charge of the gift groom is a graduate of Plover high class of and is employed by the Bush Well Co. The is a of and has been employed at a dress shop at a honeymoon trip the couple at home in an faculty for the Rolfe of all experienced teachers except for one sixth grade a record we have not had at any time for several The and the position each - member will Louisa comes to tiff She has had n of years and is of Buena Vista Miss taught in Ware Consolidated School Bradgate Consolidated made readily available temporary use without to any of the American Legion in the only accredited representatives of - the publisher will call residents to explain the plan in full Each representative will - bear a letter of authorization and identification from Legion signed by officers and plan will be considered as a. community service project and not as a request for tions will not be accepted by representatives or the Every resident cooperating will get value received in- well known magazine Legion Auxiliary of Pocahontas wishes to announce that these new sick ' room when will be housed so as to conveniently serve the residents of the communities and will be made readily available for temporary use under- the direction of the Legion in the homes of all or to any doctor or nurse in. Rolfe and the surrounding rural areas at all times without except for the To Take Part in State Miller and Patsy members of the 4-H club and Pocahontas county's first place winning 4-H demonstration will leave August 30, for Des Moines and the State girls will present their ' ' La in which they demonstrate making cafe Tuesday September 1. going away the bride wore an off white suit with lavender accessories and a gladioli of town guests were Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Struthers of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Charles Klein and Karen Klein of Gilmore Mr. and Mrs. and children of Mr. and Mrs. Art Klein and children of Fort Mr. and Mrs. and Dennis of Miss Hazel Knapp of Mrs. Ernest and Frieden and Jean of West Mrs. Gail Rice arid Bob all of Storm Mr. and Ted Benjamin and Shirley L. Morris returns to the faculty and teach first graded Mrs. Morris was with last and is a graduate of Iowa State Teachers Geraldine Nicoson will again take care of the overflow numbers .in the 1st and 2nd Mrs. Nicoson will be starting her in the Rolfe returns to the faculty arid will her work in second comes from Lake Miss Eden Bennett return to take up their work in the third grades for the Winter is returning for instructor has been assigned to teach World history oi American pending conference with the various faculty members upon O. Mortensen begin his sixth year as superintendent in the Rolfe Consolidated and polishing the floors in the Every floor in the building has had the seats and has been and given two coats of floor wax in preparation for the coming great amount - of -in or the serving room and dining room of the hot lunch department have been repainted for the opening of the lunch program on September 1 his efforts in working alone during most of the has done a good -in getting the building in condition for the opening of the school The Consolidated School will have one of the largest kindergarten rooms in this part of the state when school Miss Ripperger and the kindergarten group will occupy the two rooms on the second floor of the new a floor space of 1,600 square with in the room and off the first grade usually taught on the ' second floor of building has been moved the vacated the The second - room s In corner of the jet for Guy Cliff George Poca John Doc Bob Doc Eagle Joe Fifth Gene Clayton E. Robley was a total of 88 golfers from northwest Iowa registered for the North is will at 12 noon on Electric Light and Power in the 4-H on the grounds and will participate in many activities which have been planned for Leo their club will accompany them to Des - fourth and Miss Gesme and her second grade group will go to the first grade room on the second partition has been removed in the old homemaking formerly off a making a-good long room for the purpose of visual This room will be used the purpose of. motion pictures and slide films used in the process of. room vised in the past kitchen is as and Dept. Photo Marine 1st Lt. Marsh A. with the jet photographic squadron at a the 1st Marine Aircraft His and 7, and 3, live at 1731 His Mrs. L. M. live in Conservation official date set by the Soil District Commissioners for the Pocahontas County Soil Conservation Field Day to be held on the R. and Ted Omtvedt farm is committee planning the field day will complete plans at in August 21." Some of the activities to be included will be a contour layout training comparison rates oi fertilizer on new corn fertilizer test plot observation of contour row crop production; review of how plan was developed and other activities to be announced Provision will be made for airplanes from Pocahontas and other counties to land at the cite of the field Auxiliary will meet Thursday September 3, at the Iowa Electric Light and Power Co. recreation served by ladies ' Circles meetings after the vacation September 2, at 2 o'clock at i Rachel Circle with Mrs. Floyd Ruth Circle with Mrs.
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