The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on August 10, 1967 · Page 9
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Thurtday, Aug. 10, 1967 Algeria (la.) Upper DM Mofn««-9 Burt ^^^^^^ ^^ ^^ g^ Tfturtnoy, AUfl. 10, 1967 Argeno uo.) up The Monitor tone Rock L M— l»-i— Www* Ww^»W Published ly thi Upp«r D«i Moirttt PublUhlng Co., Alflona, Iowa fennb Wdtot, Mftftt Auxiliary At Bur! Honors Deceased BURT - An impressive service honoring the memory of two departed members, Maree Bahnson and Wilma Fairbanks, was conducted by several members of the American Legion Auxiliary at their August meeting held Tuesday evening. Members were reminded of the county meeting which was held at the Titonka Methodist church at 2 p. m. Tuesday, Aug. 8. Sandra Ortman, who attended Hawkeye Girls State in June as a guest of the local Auxiliary, gave an interesting report on her experiences there. There were three guests, Betty Christensen, Tulsa, Okla., Julie Graham, Hampton, and Denise Graham, Swea City. Hostesses were Luella McWhorter and Genevieve Graham. - o - NEW BOOKS New books are arriving almost daily at the Burt library. Some of the, interesting ones arriving recently are "Dr. Zhivago", "Trail of the Lonesome Pine", "Shepherd of the Hills", and "The Robe", plus many others. One that should be especially mentioned is one given by Carl Reynolds and his sister, Mrs. George Ackert, St. Paul, in memory of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Reynolds. It is a book written by Mrs. Ackerf s grandson by marriage, Donald Burgett, entitled "Currahee". Mrs. Stenzel, librarian, is most anxious to check these and many others out in your name. - o - Mrs. Ervin Ulses, accompanied by Mrs. Dennis Lynch, attended an all-day training meeting for Toy Parade dealers at Spencer Saturday. Cathy and Patty Grubb spent the past two weeks visiting relatives at Rudd and Hampton. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Lynch and family were Sunday guests in the home of her sister and family, the Quentin Fangmans at Alma. Mrs. Beulah Dundas arrived home the end of the week after enjoying a vacation in California and other places of interest. She accomapnied a sister-in-law, Mrs. Beulah Andrews of Rochester, Minn. They were guests at the Ross Dundas home at Santa Ana, Calif. Places of interest visited while guests of the Dundas v/ere Marine Land, Disneyland, Knotts Berry Farm, Capistrano and a short trip into Mexico. Mrs. Dundas returned to her work at the Burt Savings Bank Monday. Carl Reynolds attended final rites for Lester Potter, a brother-in-law, at Audubon Tuesday. Mr. Potter died Saturday, a victim of emphysema. Martha Gifford entered Park Memorial hospital where she underwent major surgery Wednesday. New Pastor At Burt & Swea Citv Churches Pastor R. Edwin Bishop, Benton Harbor, Michigan, will be ordained and installed as pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church at Burt and Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Swea City, Sunday, August 13. Pastor Bishop, who is married -arid has an 18-month old son, will replace Pastor William Scheer who is now pastor at the Wisconsin Dells. The dual ordination and installation calls for services at 3 p.m. in Burt and at 7 p.m. in Swea City. The sermon at both services will be delivered by the honorable Pastor Martin J. Zschoche of Valparaiso, Indiana. Pastor Bishop graduated from Augustana College in Rock Island, HI. in 1958 and from Concordia Seminary, Springfield,Ill.onMay DIVIDENDS PAR FOR OUR COURSE 26th of this year. After his second year at the seminary he vicared at Trinity Lutheran Church, Springfield, Mo. Last month, Pastor Bishop returned from a six-week trip to Sweden with his grandmother. After a short visit with their family in Michigan the Bishops moved to Burt last Tuesday. Rev. Cleo Kautsch of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Whittemore will ordain and install candidate Bishop. Pastor Kautsch is Counselor of the Algona Circuit. Burt Scouts Return From Okoboji Camp BURT - Thirteen tired but happy Boy Scouts, Scoutmaster Bill Giddings and Assistant Joel Chipman arrived home about noon Saturday after a busy and exciting week at the Prairie Gold Council Boy Scout Camp on Lake Okoboji. At a court of honor held during the week, each of the boys were presented their 2nd class Scout badges. Family night, held Thursday, was well attended and parents were royally entertained. Parents from Burt attending were the Darrell McFarlands, Geo. Beckers, Ray Devines, the Jentz's, Gordon Giffords, Chas. Schraders,. Mrs. Betty Miller, Mrs. Bernard Miller, Mrs. Paul Schwieger, and Mrs. Nettie Giddings. Scouts attending camp were Jeff and Dennis Miller, David McFarland, David and Robert Devine, Chuckie Schrader, Chuckle Gifford, Steve Becker, David Hansen, Allen Jurgens, Joel Jentz, Craig Giddings and John Chipman. - o - Mrs. Kenneth Cook went to Des Moines Saturday where she met her husband at the airport. Mr. Cook had been called to Santa Susanna, Calif, because j of the death-of an uncle,-Wm. Barker. Mr. Barker was the husband of the former Jeanette Cook, formerly of Algona. Mr. Cook also visited the Milton McBrides at Newport Beach. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Bartlett, Charles City, came to Burt Monday evening and were hosts at a dinner for Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cook. Mrs. Bartlett, a sister of Mrs. Cook, will leave Sept. 6 for Haarlem, Holland for an extended visit with another sister and husband, Cal and Ruth Kollasch, former Algona residents now living in Holland for an indefinite time. Mrs. Bartlett also plans to visit the Cook's son, Sp/5 Terry Joe Cook, serving with the U. S. Army in Germany. The Goodwill Industries truck will be in Burt Aug. 23. Mrs. J. L. Miller, supply chairman, has plenty' of empty bags for anyone needing one. She has placed a few empty ones in the back entry of the Methodist church in case she isn't home when you call. Mrs. Miller also wishes to remind everyone that the filled bags should be returned by Aug. 22. Mrs. Adella Ulses attended an all-day deanery meeting in Storm Lake Wednesday. Darcy Schaeller spent from How do you improve a savings score? By investing your money where dividends are high and where accounts are insured to $15,000 by an agency of the U.S. Government. Save where experience and dependability in an organization is recognized. Our bank has been a trusted institution for many years. "Get on the ball!" Start saving. BURT : SAVINGS BANK J MEMBER F.D.I.C, t SAVINGS INSURED UP TO $15,000 i TSordens A COMPLETE LINE OF GRADE A DAIRY PRODUCTS Wednesday evening to Sunday with her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Wentwprth, Ledyard. Her parents, the Delbert Schaellers, spent Sunday at the Wentworths and she accompanied them back home. Members of the Jolly Ten helped Beth Hamilton observe her birthday anniversary Monday. An open house will be held from 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. Thursday and Friday, Aug. 10 and 1! showing the new Toy Parade toys, adult gifts and Christmas decorations. The open house is being held at the home of the area dealer, Mrs. Ervin Ulses, north of Burt. Dale Ulses accompanied three friends on a vacation that will take them to Expo '67 being held at Montreal, Canada. Mr. and Mrs. Harley Troutman, Jr., Kim, Laura and Joe are vacationing this week at Crescent Beach, Lake Okoboji. The Dr. JoeTroutmans, Klemme, are also vacationing there. Kathleen Schaeller celebrated her fourth birthday Wednesday. Her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Willie Schaeller, Ringsted, and Mr. and Mrs. Harold Wentworth and her uncle, Arlan Wentworth and a friend, all of Ledyard, w ^ loot. helped her celebrate in the evening. COMMUNITY CALENDAR MONDAY, Aug. 14 - School board meeting, 8 p. m. WEDNESDAY, Aug. 16 - Go- Kart Races, 8:30 p. m. Trial runs at 8 p. m. CHURCH NEWS BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor SUNDAY, Aug. 13 - Divine Worship services, 9 a. m. Sunday School, 10 a. m. - o GOOD HOPE METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor SUNDAY, Aug. 13 - Sunday School, 9:30 a. m. Divine Worship services, 10:30 a. m. - o BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. John Reiners, Supply Pastor SUNDAY, Aug. 13 - Divine Worship services, 8a.m. Pastor on vacation. Clint Patterson will be in charge of worship services. He will speak on "Love Thy Neighbor." Sunday School, 9 a. m. - o - ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Arnold Vehling, Pastor SUNDAY, Aug. 13 - Divine Worship services led by Pastor Vehling, 8 a. m. Sunday School, 9 a. m. Ordination and installation of new pastor, R.Edwin Bishop, 3 p. m. MONDAY, Aug. 14-Reception for Pastor Bishop and family. Fire At Burt Monday Causes $1000 Damage BURT - About $1,000 damage was done to a Burt garage in a sudden blaze 7:30 a. m. Monday, but quick action by firemen saved the house. Dr. Balme K. Batmson was filling his car with gas when fire broke out and spread rapidly to the large garage attached to his house. The fire probably was caused by static electricity, according to firemen. The inside walls of the garage were scorched, tools damaged, and water damage done to a screened area above the garage. (Burt News A seven pound son arrived Sunday, Aug. G, to make his home with Mr. and Mrs. N. C. Rios, Jr. at Ft. Worth, Tex. His mother is the former Roberta Hamilton. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hamilton. Mrs. Hamilton left by train Monday to be \vith her daughter and assist in caring for the new baby. There is also a brother, Tony. Mrs. Wm. Giddings, Gail and Neal, spent several days the past week at the Rodney Giddings home at Spirit Lake. Grandma Giddings stayed with her daughter and family, the Guy Carlsons at Wesley, while they were gone. Mr. and Mrs. George Becker and Susan drove to Okoboji Saturday to pick up their son, Steve, and David Hansen at Boy Scout camp. Enroute home, they called at the home of Rev. and Mrs. Bruce Calbreath and family. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Martinson, Madison, Wise., visited Mr. and Mrs. Bob Hamilton and Mike from Saturday through Monday. Mrs. Martinson is the former Lila Olson. No Divides? Cambodians regard white teeth as bad luck. They darken their teeth with betel nut or set them with gold and gems. CARRY 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 IXTU0£S ^ • ALL JEWELRY GOING AT I J/2 Off ^^ _^ GIRL'S & LADIES NITE GOWNS PAJAMAS Reg. $2.79 m m mi ^ m - - MEN'S ^ TINGLEY - KNEE HI - OVERSHOE REG. PRICE - $7.99 MEN'S m ^ I MEN'S ^ Dress Slacks . ** oc to $5> - c * RecoraAlburo 8 4& fS?a<u 1 R '°. *«"«;„ OVERSHOES « - sole _ n-'.ro. to S9.9* rSr. ssM s get ==7=1 «••«••' "•••"• £a Price $5.99 | )|.TMU *'"' \ ' ——u^^^^ \ ^s * WORK s^SHSrrT^r 1 \ £& \J f *%l s I I &SSTH, ..iiiiiiiiilllllilllllllll WYTHINQ IN Tl

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