The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 27, 1967 · Page 19
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, April 27, 1967
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Thursday, April 27, 1967 Alflona (la.) Upper Des Moln«-7 Burt ^^^^^ m ^_ jf^ Thunday, April 27, 1967 «ig°na ua.j upper ues i The Monitor Lone Rock Mrs. Ruby Htncltlty, Publlihtd ly Tht Upper Dei Meinei Publishing Co., Algona, Iowa D«nnl« WdUr, IdHer Burt High Grad Member Of ISU College Quiz Team BURT - Robert A. Melville, a sophomore majoring in Economics at Iowa State University, Ames was elected as a member of the "All University College Bowl Quiz Team - representing LS.U. He competed with the team In the Iowa College Council meet held at Ames on Sunday, April 16. The I.S.U. team won the quiz. Robert, a graduate of Burt High School, was chosen out of a field of 80 contestants. The top two were selected for the team. Robert Is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Robert Melville, Garret Park, Maryland and grandson of Mrs. G. J. F. Vogel, Burt. - o - GIVEN HOUSEWARMING Approximately 30 former neighbors of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Soderberg, brought packed lunch baskets and spent a social evening with them as a housed warming gesture. The Soder- Custom Work: TREE AND ROCK REMOVAL SURFACE DRAINS TERRACING (Call For Free Estimates !) Smith & Lockwood BURT, IOWA Phone 924-3735 or 924-3219 ELECTRIC & MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on all rewinding and general repair of electric motors. RED'S MOTOR SHOP Burn Iowa Phone 924-3413 BANK SERVICES FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY Banking with us is a family affair. Your boy or girl will be interested in our savings account service. A little saving will help develop thrifty habits for tomor» row. If you have teen-agers earning their own money, acquaint them with our checking account. It's an easy, safe way to carry money or pay bills. Parents will be interested in the many other services offered by our bank. Stop in today for free consultation on any financial problem. BURT SAVINGS BANK L MEMBER F.D.I.C, j SAVWOS^SURID UPTO $15,000 | berg only recently moved Into their new home in Burt, after residing on a farm northwest of Burt for over fifty years. - o Eleven members answered roll call at the April meeting of the Past Matrons Club at the home of Mary Jean Andrews on Friday afternoon. Trella Patterson was assisting hostess. Entertainment was directed by Lillian Fredrickson. The officers, Gladys Hawcott, Millie Klamp and Lefie McMullen will be hostesses at a 9:30 brunch at the-McMullen home at 9 a.m. Thurs. May 11. There will be election of officers at this meeting. NOTICE: The empty good will bags delivered by the Cub Scouts on Sat. Apr. 22, should be filled and left on your door step no later than 9:30 a.m., Sat. April 29. The Boy Scouts will then pick them up and ready them for the Good Will truck. Anyone who did not receive a bag and has articles they wish to give, may put them in a card board box or other container and place them on their door step. Members of the U.P.W. met at the church on Wednesday afternoon and saw an inspiring film - "Vietnam - One Great Hour of Sharing." Devotions for the day were . given by Virginia Fries. A skit "A Cup of Water" was presented with Mrs. Bill Karels, Mrs. Jim Fries and Mrs. Frank Becker taking part. Hostesses for the day were Ethel Dremmel, Grace Trenary, Rose McGuire, and Luella McWhorter. Mr. and Mrs. Godfrey Gellen- feld, Fairmont called on Mr. and Mrs. Jay D. Graham on Wednesday. The Geilentelds, former Burt residents recently sold their resort property on Iowa Lake and are moving to Eugene, Oregon in May. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Batt, Sioux City spent the weekend at the parental Bill Batt home and with her ralatives at Whittemore. Mr. andrMrs. Larry Hlnckley and Cheryl Ann, Mason City, were weekend guests at the parental Al Hinckley home and were among the many Burt friends and relatives attending the wedding of Mary Martin and Dennis Shipler at Palmer on Saturday evening. Gwenyth Teeter R.N. at the Schoitz Memorial Hospital, Waterloo spent the weekend with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Teeter. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Andrews and Jane Barslou, Mankato came Friday evening for a weekend with relatives here and in Algona. Miss Myrtle Schwletert, Des Moines spent the weekend at the home of her sister and brother, John and Helen Schwietert, and with Lorena Roark and Dillman Schwietert. Members of the W.S.C.S. will meet at the church at 2 p.m., Wed., May 3. In charge of the program "Preserving Democratic Processes" will be Lurena Soderberg, Beth Miller, and Marilyn Johnson. Hostesses are Lorena Roark, Marlen Davis, Janice Schaeller, Gertrude Ackerman and Lulu Hawcott. Helen Schwietert, her sister, Myrtle Schwietert, Des Moines and Jane Barslou, Mankato, attended the wedding of their nephew and cousin, Marvin L. Hunt, Dolliver, la., and Margaret Schacherer, of Wallingford, held at the St. Patricks Catholic church at Estherville on Saturday morning. St. John's Ladies Aid members will meet at 2:15 p.m. Thursday, May 4 with Viola Cunningham, Matilda Madsen, and Esther Miller as hostesses. Program topic Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Schaeller, Darcy and Kathy spent Sunday at the Morris Blair home, Swea City. The ladies are sisters. Mr. and Mrs. Gerald, Soderberg and family spent Saturday at St. Paul, Minn, and attended the wedding of her brother, Mark Eichorn, and Darla Krueger. Mr. and Mrs. John Bergman arrived home the end of the week after spending the past two weeks at San Diego and Los Angeles, Cal. They were accompanied back to Burt by Mrs. Bergman's mother who had spent the winter in California. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ryerson arrived home Sunday from an extended vacation at the home of their daughter and family, the W. J. Crosbys, Citra, Fla. Enroute home, they visited their son and family, the Kent Ryersons at Nor walk. Lone Rock Girl Is To Wed On July 1 ELLEN BULLOCK LONE ROCK - Rev. and Mrs. Albert C. Bullock, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ellen Ruth, to Clyde German, son of Mr. and Mrs. T. M. German, Cozad, Nebr. Miss Bullock is a graduate of Hastings College, Nebr., and has been teaching elementary vocal music at Corning the past 2 years. Mr. German is employed at Belvidere, HI. A July 1 wedding is planned. - o Mr. and Mrs. John Hauck and Mr. and Mrs. Clarene Wells, Livermore, nieces and nephews of Mrs. Genrich, called on her Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Schroeder, Mrs. Dale Schroeder and Michael and Susan visited the Dean Meyer family at Paullina, Sunday. A birthday surprise party was given Sat. afternoon for Neva Thompson. Guests were Mrs. Walter Thompson, Mrs. Warren Thompson, Mrs. WillardThomp- son, Mrs. Henry Schroeder, Mrs. Erwin Wetzel, Mrs. Andrew Thomsen, Mrs. Jim Long, Mrs. Clair Bellinger and Marilyn Bollinger. The guests brought a pot luck lunch. While in Algona last week, Neva Thompson fell and broke an arm. Mrs. Lillian Worthington's 88th birthday was celebrated Friday with many friends and relatives stopping in to have birthday cake and ice cream with her. Those of her family who were here were Edith Worthington, Chicago, Mrs. Harley Olson, Woodstock, m., Mrs. Murl Jorgenson and Carol, Ledyard, Mrs. Erwin Heidenwith, a niece, Swea City, and a granddaughter, Mrs. Robert Brickert, Big Rock, HI., also Mrs. Worthington's son Hugo. Weekend guests of Rev. and Mrs. Bullock were Mr. and Mrs. Lester Bullock, Muscatine, and Ellen Bullock, Corning. Her fiance, Clyde German, Belvidere, HI., was to have been here also but because his car was damaged in the recent tornado, he was not able to make it. Molly Blanchard, Des Moines, was a weekend guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jess Blanchard. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond New- wald were Sunday visitors at the E. A. Lee home. A pot luck dinner was held Sunday at the Presbyterian Church and after the dinner Ellen Bullock showed her slides of her trip last summer to Germany. Rev. Bullock and A. A. Krueger attended North Central Presbytery Tuesday at Aplington. David Gade, who attends St. Paul Bible College, St. Paul, called on the A, A. Kruegersthis weekend while home visiting his parents, the Lorenz Gades, \Vhit- temore. Mr. and Mrs. Allwin Lockwood and Paula were Sunday dinner guests at the Dale Lockwood's at Swea City. Mr. and Mrs. Willis Cotton spent Sunday and Monday at the home of their son the John Cottons at Spencer. Mrs. Edward Blanchard and Mrs. Eldon Marlow called on Mrs. Merwin Marlow Sunday. She recently returned home from Holy Family Hospital, Estherville. Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Newbrough called on his sisters, Mrs. Cora Terwilliger and Mrs. Julia Terwilliger at Humboldt. A CLASSIFIED AD WILL GET FAST RESULTS Burl Auxiliary Re-Elects All Officers BURT -Members of the V.F.W. Auxiliary, Tuesday night held election of officers for the coming unit year. The present officers were all re-elected to hold office for another year. They are: Wllma Fairbanks, president; Voleta Griese, vice president; Jessie Miller, secretary; Maxlne Bristow, treasurer; and Ella Sigsbee, chaplain. In other business conducted In the home of the president, Mrs. Fairbanks, the group voted to send $5 to the Annie Wlttenmeyer home In Davenport. Plans for the annual Memorial Day observances were discussed and will be completed at the May meeting. Burt Scouts Need Work On Their Cooking BURT - Scout Troop 48 took their first 5 mile hike Saturday. The boys and Scout leaders Bill Giddlngs and Jim Redemske hiked to the former Elvidgefarm where they cooked a supper without utensils before hiking back to town. Most of the boys passed their second class requirements for fire building, compass reading, and knife care. The supper cooked proved the boys will need a bit more practice before meeting those requirements. Boys taking part In the hike were David Hanson, David McFarland, David and Robert Devine, Craig Giddlngs, Charles Gifford, Charles Schrader Jr, Allan Jurgens, Jeff Miller, John Chipman, Joel Jentz, Steven Becker and Dennis Miller. Burt Couple Is Honored With Housewarming BURT - The Women of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Bancroft, sponsored a house warming for Mr. and Mrs . Herman Soderberg. Attending were members or former members of the congregation. The evening was spent socially alter meditations and a talk by Pastor Gordon Miller. The Soderbergs were presented a gift from the group and refreshments, brought by the guests were served. Present were Messrs and Mesdames, Wayne, Jack, John, and James Nyman, Harold Presthus, Rudy Peterson, Gerald Soderberg, Ralph Markla, Ed Fredrickson, Glen Kloclce, also Pastor and Mrs. Gordon Miller, Helen and Milo Johnson, Mrs. Maude Johnson, Mrs. Doris Larson and Dean, Mrs. Russell Ditsv/orth, Mrs. Anna Presthus and Mrs. Minnie Kylen. Mr. and Mrs. Soderberg recently moved into their new home in Burt after 50 some years on a farm northwest of Burt. • TO INSTITUTE Richard Gebken, student at Iowa State University, Ames, will attend a Summer Institute in Entomology at Lakeside Laboratories, Spirit Lake beginning the first part of June. Richard, a Zoology major at LS.U., Is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Gebken, Burt. - o Mr. and Mrs. Harley Troutman Jr., Kim, Laura and Joe spent Sunday with Dr. and Mrs. Joe Troutman and family atKlemme. A rehearsal dinner was held at St. Johns Lutheran Church, Palmer, following rehearsal for the Shipler - Martin wedding. Attending from Burt were Mr. and Mrs. Vern Shipler, Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Shipler, Mrs. Tom Herrick and family, Bud Shipler and Harris Harms. Weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Vern Shipler were Mr. and Mrs. Everett Shipler, Gene, Darwin, Cindy and Everett Jr., Fairchlld, Wls. They came to attend the marriage of his nephew, Dennis Shipler, to Mary Martin. Mr. and Mrs. Valgene Westling and children, Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Heyes were Sunday guests at the Ray Westling home. Richard Gebken, Mr. and Mrs. Du Wayne Gebken, Ames, and Delaine Weber, Davenport, spent the weekend at the Fred Gebken home and helped their mother observe her birthday anniversary Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Du- Wayne Gebken spent Saturday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Black. ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Arnold Vehling - Pastor THURS., Apr. 27 - Sunday school teachers meetings at Lotts Creek. 7:30 p.m. - lower grade teachers - 8:15 p.m. - upper grade teachers. SUN., April 30 - 8:30 a.m. Divine worship services - 9:30 a.m. - Sunday School. WED., May 3 - 6 to 7:45 p.m. - Religion class. , THURS., May 4 - Ladles Aid- hostesses - Viola Cunningham, Matilda Madsen, and Esther Miller. COMMUNITY EVENTS FRI., Apr. 28 - Junior - senior banquet and prom. SAT. Apr. 29 - Girls track meet at West Bend. MON., May 1 - Boy's conference track meet at Algona - 7:30 p.m. - town council. TUES., May 2 - Girls conference track meet at burt 7:30 p.m. - American Legion and Auxiliary. The perfect gift for the college student - a portable Smith- Corona typewriter. Also, handy metal files to keep reports, essays and exams organized. Visit the office Supply Dept., UPPER DES MOINES. CARD OF THANKS Sincere thanks to everyone who remembered me with cards, letters, and prayers during my recent hospltallzatlon. God Bless all . Walter Steward. (33*) NOTICE: Starting May 1st, we will be closed Saturday afternoons. Saturday banking hours will be 9:00 A.M. to noon, Thank you. BURT SAVINGS BANK GARRY FUNERAL HOME and AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYGEN PHONE BANCROFT 5483 SUCCESSOR TO C. B. CHIPMAN FUNERAL SERVICE C. B. CHIPMAN, PHONE BURT, RES. 924-3431 A COMPLETE LINE OF GRADE A DAIRY PRODUCTS J/om. 2U Be Sure Your Tractor Is Giving You 100% Make certain your tractor is operating at 100% for the best results this year. Let us give it a once- over. Expert repair work done at minimal prices on any tractor, car or truck. You name if, we can do it! Reutzel's Garage Phone 924-3315 Burt Phone 924-3315 Westinghouse REFRIGERATOR FREEZER A PERFECT GIFT FOR MOTHER'S DAY! Two-door frost-free refrigerator, with big 12 cu. ft. capacity. ONLY Westinghouse Sales and Service DON MITCHELL Phone 924-3413 Burt, la, elevator

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