The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 22, 1967 · Page 20
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 20

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 22, 1967
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Burt Hie Monitor Thuridoy, June 22, 1967 Algetic (to.) Upper DM Molnet-? Lone Rock r Mr», Ruby Hlncklty, Newt Pwbl!»hed By The Upptr Det Molnes Publishing Co., Algona, Iowa , tdfter To Dedicate New Church At Burt Sunday, June 25 . BURT- Plans have been completed for the dedication of the new Presbyterian Church, which will be held in the new sanctuary at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 25. Rev. J, W. Langenberg, Storm Lake, will deliver the dedicatory sermon. Other speakers will be Rev. Calbreath and Rev. John Rieners, Lakota. There wiu be special music under the direction of Mrs. Erna Grover. Former pastors have been extended an invitation to share in the occasion. An open house will be held at 4 p.m. and a cordial invitation is extended to everyone to drop in, look over the new edifice and enjoy a little fellowship. - o - SHOWER HONORS A post-nuptial shower was held for Mrs. Wendell Willrett at St. John's Lutheran Church parlors In Burt, June 16, with Mrs. Carl Reynold registering the guests. Mrs. Odey Cherland emceed the program wliicli consisted of: a welcome by Mrs. Cherland; presentation of corsages by the shower chairman, Mrs. Lyle Marlow; Elizabeth Radig, two poems; vocal trio number, De- Ann Marlow, Jill Smith and Linda Meyer, accompanied by Mrs. Elizabeth Radlg; a reading by June Bierstedt; and devotions by Lualla Cherland. Mrs. Joe Buscher and Mary Helen Cogley assisted Mrs. Willrett opening her gifts and Debra and Dixie Harms helped pass the gifts. Mrs. Florence Koestler poured and Mary Lou Marlow served as usher. Hostesses were: Mrs. Henry Schroeder, Mrs. Wm. Madsen, Sr., Mrs. JackTieman, Mrs. Glen Black, Mrs. Geo Koestler, Mrs. Harley Rusher, Mrs. Howard Salisburg, Mrs. Harry Alt, Mrs. Dean Willrett, Mrs. Raymond Westling, Mrs. Albert Bleich, Mrs. Henry Thilges, Mrs. Fred Davis, Mrs. Lawrence Presthus, Mrs. Merlin Madsen, Mrs. Robt. •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••C Need Drainage?! 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Mgr. 914-3241 Schmidt, Mrs. Rudy Peter, Mrs. Eugene Meyer, Mrs. Carl Reynolds, Mrs. Ralph Bierstedt, Mrs. Odey Cherland, Mrs. Darrell Davis, Mrs. Walter Darken, Mrs. Wilfred Radig, Mrs. Esther Miller, Mrs. Eugene Marlow, Mrs. Ella Meyer, Mrs. Ann Rlemers, Mrs. Lyle Marlow. Sharon Nelson became the bride of Wendell Willrett May 27 and they are now at home at Algona. - o - HOSPITALIZED Mrs. Nettie Lavrenz is a patient at University Hospital, Iowa City, where she is undergoing tests and receiving medical care. Mrs. Lavrenz was taken to Iowa City Thursday. Another Burt resident, Tom Trenary, was rushed by ambulance to Park Hospital, Mason City Sunday for medical care. - o - CLUB TOUR Members of the Plum Creek 4-H boys club and their fathers met at the Ray Walker farm at 8:30 Monday morning to begin their annual 4-H Club Tour. From there, the group traveled on to the homes of each of the members where each showed and explained his or her club project of the year. At noon, they joined the rest of their families for a picnic at Call Park. Farewell Held For Pastor Of Burf Church BURT - Rev. and Mrs. Bruce Calbreath and family were guests of honor at a church fare well dinner and program at the church Sunday evening. A pot luck supper was served at 6:30 p.m. with the program following. Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley, Jr. wap emcee. Devotions were given by Russell and Clint Patterson. Mrs. Beulah Dundas then presented her Nursery Sunday School class with two songs and presented gifts to the Calbreath children. A choral reading was presentee by members of the junior Sunday School class and their teacher, Mrs. Ruth 0. Patterson. The choir under the directior of Erna Grover presented a special number, "Farewell To The Calbreaths," composed by Mrs. Grover. A special surprise number greatly enjoyed by everyone present were movies taken by the Roscoe Mawdsleys. Mrs. Russell Patterson, president of the U.P.W., presented a going-away gift to Mrs. Calbreath from the U.P.W. Roscoe Mawdsley, Jr., president of the Sessions, presented the Calbreath family a gift from the congregation as a farewell gesture. A fitting wish from the entire congregation was sung by a vocal trio, Nancy, Linda and Janet Becker, "May The Good Lord Bless and Keep You." The Calbreaths will move to Esthervllle about July 1 where Rev. Calbreath will assume his new position as associate pastor at the Presbyterian Church. Bride-To-Be Of Burt Man Is Honored BURT - ifctricia Thoma B , Shakopee, Minn., was honored at an open house shower on Saturday evening, June 10, at the Burt Methodist Church, Mrs. Viola Trager, Des Molnes registered the many relatives and friends attending. In charge of a program presented were Mabeline Lovstad, Margaret Batt, and Eleanor Gardner, with Mrs. Lovstad acting as emcee. Included on the program were readings by each of the program committee and two vocal solo numbers by Norma Harms. Assisting Patricia In opening her many lovely and useful gifts were her sisters JoAnne and Barbara and Mrs. Viola Mae Traeger. Refreshments were served from a beautifully decorated tea table. Hostesses were Grace Ackerman, Margaret Batt, Arleta Bunkofske, Minerva Curtis, Eleanor Gardner, Meta Gilford, Mary Beth Hamilton, Alleeda Harms, Ruby Hinckley, Toots Hoppus, Marilyn Johnson, Dorothy Johnston, Thelma Lappe, Marge Lavrenz, Loretta Lichter, Mabellne Lovstad, Shirley Lovstad, Arlene Marlow, Viola MacDonald, Dorothy McFarland, Lefle McMullen, Betty Jean Miller, Phyllis Miller, Benita Mitchell, Esther Schrader, Helen Smith, Genaveve Spry, Naomi Thompson, Iva Marie Woltz, and Myrtle Zwlefel. Patricia will become the bride of Gerald Hilton, Burt at the Catholic church, Shakopee, on Saturday, June 24th. - o- Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Lovstad entertained at a reception in their home on Friday night, honoring their son, John who received a B.S. degree in Vocal music from Mankato State College that morning. About 50 relatives and friends attended. John began work in the office of the Pro Club at the New Inn on Lake Okobojl for the summer months. He has accepted a position as vocal music instructor of grades kindergarten through 12 at the Boone Valley school system, Renwick, for the 1967-68 school year. CHURCH NEWS ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Arnold Vehllng, Pastor SUNDAY, June 25 - Divine worship service, 8 a.m. This will be a Mission Festival Service with Pastor Walter Friedrich In charge. BURT METHODIST Merlin C. Davies, Pastor WEDNESDAY, June 21 - Circles of the W.S.C.S. meet as scheduled. SUNDAY, June 25 - Worship service, 9:00 a.m. - Sermon, "A Saint for the Common Man- Francis of Assisi" Sunday School, 10:00 a.m. Church Family Night, 6:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, June 28 - Fidelis Class, 2:15 p.m. MYF, 7:30 p.m. GOOD HOPE METHODIST Merlin C. Daves, Pastor THURSDAY, June 22 - MYF, 7:30 p.m. SUNDAY, June 25 - Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Worship service, 10:30 a.m., Sermon - "A Saint for the Common Man- Francis of Assisi" PRESBYTERIAN CHUKLtt Lone Rock, Iowa Rev. Albert C. Bullock, Pastor SUNDAY, June 25 - Morning worship, 9:00 a.m. Sunday Church School, 10:00 a.m. BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. Bruce Calbreath, Pastor SATURDAY, June 24 - Communion weparatory Service, 8p.m. SUNDAY, June 25 - Sunday School, 9 turn. Divine worship and communion service, 10:15 a,m. Dedication of new church services, 2 p.m. Speakers will be Rev. Calbreath-Pastor, Rev. J. W. Langenberg and Rev. John Rieners of Lakota. Open house at new edifice, 4 p.m. WEDNESDAY, June 28-U, P. LECTRIC & MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on all rewinding and general repair of electric motors. RED'S MOTOR SHOP AT NEW LOCATION - BURT, IA. - PHONE 924-3341 GOING UP ... Chinook helicopter is shown transporting B U. S. Army truck weighing 12,540 pounds. Operating at sea level conditions with n full fuel load, the Chinook can transport 15,800 pounds on a 100 nautical mile radius mission. W. Guest Day, 2 pjn. Mrs. Glenn Stockdale of Appllngton will be the guest speaker. COMMUNITY CALENDAR SUNDAY, June 25 - Dedication and open house at new Presbyterian church, 2 p.m. WEDNESDAY, June 28-Band concert, 8 p.m. Go-Kart races at Go-Kart track, 9 p.m. Eastern Star, Burt, Host To 3 Chapters BURT - Approximately 50 members, representing the Eastern Star chapters of Buffalo Center, Armstrong, Algona, and Burt, attended Kossuth Chapter's Friendship Night Tuesday evening. A special guest presented was Mrs. Mildred Liverta, Buffalo Center, Grand Chapter representative. Presiding at the meeting were Worthy Matron Shirley Amesburg and visiting Worthy Patron Ray Cunningham of the Algona chapter. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Gelgel, members of the Algona chapter, were presented and given their 50-year pins by Mr. Cunningham. Mary Jane Dugan, Burt, was honored and presented with her 25-year membership certificate. Because of tne dedication and open house of the new Presbyterian Church Sunday, June 25, Burt Eastern Star and Masonic picnic, previously scheduled for that Sunday has been rescheduled and will be held at Crystal Lake July 9. Just preceding the closing of the chapter meeting, members of the Buffalo Center chapter presented an impressive tribute and program on the "Landmarks Of The Order." Following the meeting, an informal program was presented. Each visiting chapter had a program number. Included in the program was group singing led by Irene Bjustrom with Mary Georgia Hansen at the piano. Mrs. Ray Cunningham, Algona, gave a humorous reading as did Mrs. Dean Andrews, Burt. Armstrong's contribution to the program were two vocal numbers by Joy Lindell. A skit "This is Your Life" was presented by Esther Hilton and Mabellne Lovstad. Hostesses for the refreshment fellowship hour were Mr. and Mrs. Quentln Bjustrom, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Lovstad and Mr. and Mrs. Ted Hoover, Jr. - o - WIND DAMAGE Several Burt residents lost trees or branches and some windows during Wednesday night*s storm. A city maintainence crew spent most of- Thursday forenoon cleaning away broken trees and branches. Some windows were broken out above the Burt Savings Bank and a window was blown out and broken at the Lawrence Doege home. Several area farms also had trees blown down, small buildings tipped, etc., but there was no known major damage done. - o - NEW HOURS The Burt Public Library will be open to the public each Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. and will not be open Saturday forenoon this summer. - o Mr. and Mrs. Carrol Reimers and family, Brigham City, Utah, spent the past 10 days with his mother, Mrs. Anne Reimers and with other Burt relatives and friends. They also visited her parents at Rake. Mr. and Mrs. Harley Troutman, Sr. were Thursday evening visitors at the Harley Troutman, Jr. home. Mrs. Gary Prlngle and two children, Springfield, HI., acre visiting at the home of her mother, Mrs. Harm Groen, and with her sisters and brother sand families, Burt and Algona. Mrs. Pringle is the former Kathleen Groen. Mr. and Mrs. Dave McCauley and family, Edmonds, Wash., were Tuesday supper and evening guests of his aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Steward. Burt friends were sorry to learn that Mrs. Florence Bagby who had been staying with her son and family, the Clifford Abbas' at Cross Lake, Minn., had been brought by ambulance Be Sure Your Tractor Is Giving You 100% Make certain your tractor Is operating at 100% for the belt result* this year. Let us give it a once- over. Expert repair work done at minimal prices on any tractor, car or truck. You name it, we can do it I Reutzel's Garage Phone 924-3315 Bvr4 to the hospital at Forest City where she is now a patient. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Steward spent Thursday in Mason City. They also called on Mrs. Florence Bagby, who had been hospitalized at Forest City. Fred Hilton left Sunday for Bemldjl, Minn., where he has enrolled again at Bemidjl State Teachers College for 10 week's summer school. Hilton is social studies Instructor and guidance counselor at the Burt school. Among students registered for the summer session at Mankato State College are Mrs. Michael Scott, Jane Barslou, Gerald Hilton and J. D. Andrews. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cook spent the weekend with his mother, Mrs. Lillian Cook, Mingo. All were Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Galbreath In Des Molnes. Mrs. Cook accompanied her son and wife back to Burt for a few day's visit at their home. Friday visitors at the home of Mrs. Kate Groen coming to see Mrs. Gary Pringle and children were Mrs. Jack Geltman and family and Mrs. Melvln Langfltt all of Algona, and Mrs. Lee Dixon, Sandi and Tony. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Arend and Paulette and Linda Meyer spent Wednesday in Minneapolis. While there, Paulette enrolled In the School of Medical Technique. She will begin classes July 10. Mrs. Hazel Tenny, Granada, Minn., called on Burt friends Saturday and attended the wedding of Audrey Lappe and Eugene Schiltz. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Arend and family and Mrs. Lena Junkermeier, Ledyard, spent from Friday through Monday visiting Mr. and Mrs. Caryl Owen and family, DeMatte, Indiana. Mr. and Mrs. Larry Coney and Nadlne spent the past weekend with her parents at Argyle. CARD OF THANKS I wish at this time to express my sincere thanks to all my friends and relatives for their prayers, cards, gifts and flowers during my stary In the Lutheran hospital at Fort Dodge. May God bless you all. Esther Miller (48) GARRY FUNERAL HOME and AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYGEN PHONE BANCROFT 5483 SUCCESSOR TC C. B. CHIPMAN FUNERAL SERVICE C. 6. CHIfMAN, PHONE •URT, RES. 924-3431 He can help you plan a secure future If you're looking ahead to retirement, call The Man from Equitable. He'll show you how an Equitable annuity can. give you a regular income every month — without tail —for as lonu as you live. 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