Estherville Daily News (Estherville, Iowa) Date: 25 May 1933 25 May 1933 Page: Page 1 Page 1
FEDERATION TO GATHER HERE ON JUNE 22-25 | Group Held Another Convention Here in 1928 Two thousand Lutheran delegates are expected here June 22 to 25 to attend the meeting of the Hauge Lutheran Inner Mission federation, a church society, to be held here at that time. In 1928 the group convened In EsthervUle with an attendance of almost 3,000 and this is the second of its conventions to be held here. The delegates will come from all over the middle west, as well ns from the coast states. Invitation to the group was extended by Mayor M. K. Wliclnn and the Community club. The Rev. L. A Mathrc Is in charge of the arrangements. Included on the list of speakers are the Rev. B. K. Barstad of Radcliffe, the Rev. M. A. Hall of Kenyon, Minn., the Rev. M. E. Sletta of Chicago, Evangelist Peder Fostervold of Willmar, Minn., Ole Barnes of Woden and the Rev. Peder Nordsletten of Walllngford. Local residents will provide lodging for the delegates during the time of the convention.