The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 5, 1967 · Page 7
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, October 5, 1967
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Burl Club Is Host To A Guest Night HURT - Guest night was held by members of the Burt Mariners Club Sunday evening, with approximately 35 in attendance. Guests came from the Algona, Lone Rock and Woden Presbyterian churches. Meditations for the evening were given by Leonard and Marlene Stenzel. Evelyn and Roscoe Mawdsley were in charge of the program. Rev. Morz, Algona Presbyterian minister, was the guest speaker. Also included on the program were a vocal duet by Linda and Janet Becker and a Bible quiz. Refreshments were served. Maxine Angus presided at the coffee service. Hostesses were Harold and Viola Becker and Bill and Avis Christensen. - o - BLACKTOPPING The streets of Burt were a bee hive of activity the last of the week when the blacktopplng crew moved in and completed about two more street blocks and re-surfaced another 30 blocks already blacktopped. Also repaired was the railroad crossing at the east end of Main street. A total of $8,227.64 was spent by the town in order to keep the streets in good condition. - o - DINNER SET Ladies of the Methodist church will be serving their annual Blue Moui.d turkey supper at the church Wed., Oct. 11. Serving will be^in at 4:45 p. m. and will 8-Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines Thursday, Oct. 5, 1967 Burt The Monitor Lone Rock Mrs. Ruby Hinckley, News |y tht Upp*r DM Molnw PublUhlng Co., Algeria, Iowa Dennis Waller, Editor continue until 8 p. m. or until all are served. The menu includes roast Blue Mound turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, buttered corn, homemade rolls, assorted pies and coffee. - o - Mr. and Mrs. George Hendricks, Ft. Dodge, were Sunday guests at the Wallace Hawcott home. Mrs. Eunice Meyer was reelected president of the Algona circuit, Iowa district west L.M. W. L. at their annual fall rally at Algona Wednesday. Attending from St. John's L.M.W.L. were Eunice Meyer, Clara Reynolds, Ella Meyer, Iva Jurgens, Bertha Willrett, Elizabeth Radig, Arlene Behnkendorf, Geneva Ruscher and Mary Lou Marlow. Pastor Edwin Bishop also attended. Ladies of the Girl Scout staff and committee met at the home of Ruth O. Patterson Friday to discuss and make plans for the year's Girl Scout activities. Present were Mrs. Patterson, Dorothy Becker, Vera Bradley, Darlene Herrick, Barbara Pannkuk, Bernadine Opheim and Virginia Fries. Mr. and Mrs. Garry Lee Davis and Todd, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Davis, Lenny and Kim and Mrs. 0. A. Campney spent Sunday at the Fred Davis home. Mrs. George Becker received a call from her mother, Mrs. Busy With Your Soybeans? Call your co-op elevator for facts and information on fall fertilizing. Fall plowdown benefits your crops greatly — take advantage of it this year BURT CO-OP ELEVATOR LECTRIC t MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on oil rewinding and general repair of electric motors. RED'S MOTOR SHOP AT NEW LOCATION - BURT, IA. - PHONE 924-3341 *•• 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. Yoy name it, we can do it I Reutzel's Garage Phone 924-3315 Burt Helen Young, Long Beach, saying she was now at her home after being hospitalized for the past six weeks. Mrs. Young, who is well-known to many friends in Burt, underwent major surgery about two months ago. Walter Rentz Retires After 36 Years, RR BURT- After 36 years of work on the Milwaukee Railroad, Walter Rentz has tendered his resignation and is retiring. The decision to retire was prompted by ill health. Now that he is retired, Walt plans to devote more time to his hobby and pasttime, repairing guns, typewriters, adding machines, lawn mowers or what have you. - o - DIES AT HARDY Burt relatives and friends were sorry to learn of the death of Miss Pearl Lockwood at her home at Hardy. Miss Lockwood was a sister of the late Walter Lockwood and had visited many times in Burt. Attending final rites for Miss Lockwood at the Hardy Methodist Church Monday were Mrs. Elsie Winter, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Lockwood, and Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller, all of Burt. Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Clark (nee Shirley Lockwood), Spencer, also attended. Jurgens At Session Ronald Jurgens, manager of the Burt Co-op Elevator, attended a recent meeting for managers of farmer cooperatives in Omaha. During the two-day meeting at the Sheraton-Fontenelle Hotel, Jurgens visited with the president of the Omaha Bank of Cooperatives, John E. Eidam. Sessions at the meeting familiarized the attending managers with the operations of the Bank for Cooperatives. Open Club Year BURT - Members of the Burt Women's Club opened their 196768 club year with a 6 p.m. buffet supper at the Presbyterian Church Monday evening. The teachers and wives of teachers were guests of the club. Mrs. Leonard Elbert, Whittemore, county president of Kossuth Federated Women's Clubs, also attended and was the guest speaker of the evening. Entertainment featured a wig show by Gene Rock and her assistants from Sheakley's Beauty Salon in Algona. Mrs. ErnaGro- ver, program chairman reviewed the programs scheduled for the new club year. The next meeting of the club will be held at the home of Leona Lacy, with Erma Pratt assisting. - o - Mrs. Gladys Hawcott was hostess to members of the Fidelis class at her home Wednesday. ; Thirteen members and four guests attended. Erma 'Pratt presented meditations anfl the program. , ; '^'» Mary Jean Andrews, Benita Mitchell and Lillian Fredrickson were hostesses for a 1 o'clock luncheon at the home of Elsie Winter Tuesday. The birthday anniversaries 01 Mrs. Winter, Loretta Lichter and Esther Sor- 0,. enson were observed. Lance Riebhoff, accompanied by Walter Rentz, spent Tuesday in Des Moines. Mr. Rentz made arrangements for his retirement and pension. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Anderson left Monday to make their home at Garret Park, Maryland. The Andersons \vill be missed in Burt as they owned and operated the Burt Hardware for the past 15 years and were very active in community affairs. The Anderson home in Burt has been purchased by the Jerry Kissners who plan to move in Oct. 15. Mrs. Elsie Winter attended the wedding of her niece, Joyce Fries, at Humboldt Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller spent the weekend at the home of her sister and husband, the Owen Hopkins at Fredricksburg. Mrs, Ella Meyer spent Thursday and Friday with her daughter and family, Rev. and Mrs. Henry Friedrich and family at Marcus. Karla and Kirsten, daughters of the Phillip Soderbergs, Rochester, Minn., are spending a few days at the home of their aunt and uncle, the Gerald Soderbergs. Their mother is assisting in the care of her grandmother at Waterloo. She is seriously ill. Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Hawcott attended a postal meeting at Ft. Dodge Monday night. Mr. and Mrs. John Long and Mrs. Dorothy Scott were Sunday evening guests of the Jake Smiths. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Soderberg accompanied Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Klocke, Ledyard, to Minneapolis Thursday and visited at the home of Mrs. Soderberg's brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Mathson. The Klockes took their daughter, Eugenia, to Minneapolis where she enrolled at the Northwest Institute of Medical Laboratory Technique. Mr. and Mrs. Al Hinckley and Duane attended final rites for George Madden, 66, at Wells, Minn. Saturday. Mr. Madden died suddenly of a heart attack while at work Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Ken Cook spent Saturday at Mankato where Mr. Cook received treatment for his eye problem. Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Willrett, accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Harry Alt, Algona, visited at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dean Willrett, Mankato. Mr. and Mrs. Larry Hinckley and Cheryl, Cedar Rapids, spent the weekend at the parental Al Hinckley home. Sunday, all joined 60 other relatives at the Alvin Ries home, Sheffield, where the 85th birthday anniversary of Mrs. Nellie Hinckley, Rowan, and the 25th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Del Hoke, Des Moines, were observed. Larry left for Cedar Rapids from Sheffield while his wife and daughter returned to Burt for a longer visit. Mrs. Ella Meyer spent Thursday and Friday with her daughter and family, the Rev. Henry Friedrichs, at Marcus. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Soderberg were Sunday afternoon callers at the Oliver Matheson and Ralph Markla homes in Algona. Mr. and Mrs. George Schroeder, Mason City, were Sunday guest of his sister and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cook. THURSDAY, Oct. Scout pack meeting 7:30 p. m. 12 - Cub at school, CHURCH HEWS Burt Calendar if COMMUNITY EVENTS MONDAY, Oct. 9-School board meets, 8 p. m. WEDNESDAY, Oct. 11 - Blue Mound turkey supper, Methodist church, 4:45 p. m.. Supt. meeting at Morningside College, 9:45 a.m. ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Edwin Bishop, Pastor FRIDAY, Oct. 6 - Wedding rehearsal, 7:30 p. m. SATURDAY, Oct. 7 - Nelson- Lavrenz wedding, 7 p. m. SUNDAY, Oct. 8 - Sunday School, 8 a. m. Divine Worship Services, 9 a.m. Walther League group will attend Bible Institute, 7 p. m. TUESDAY, Oct. 10 - Sunday School teachers meeting, 7:30 p. m. WEDNESDAY, Oct. 11 - Religion school and confirmation class, 6 p. m. Choir rehearsal, 8 p. m. - o - BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. John Reiners, Supply Pastor THURSDAY, Oct. 5- U.P.W. will attend guest day at Lone Rock Presbyterian church. SUNDAY, Oct. 8-DivineWor- ship Services, 8:45 a. m. Sunday School, 9:45 a. m. TUESDAY, Oct. 10 - Prayer group meets, 8 p. m. WEDNESDAY, Oct. 11-Choir practice, 7:30 p. m. - o - BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor SUNDAY, Oct. 8-DivineWor- ship Services, 9 a. m. Sunday School, 10 a. m. WEDNESDAY, Oct. 11-Annual Blue Mound turkey supper, serving begins 4:45 p. m. THURSDAY, Oct. 12 - Sub- district quarterly conference at Fenton. - o - GOOD HOPE METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor THURSDAY-W.S.C.S. meets, 2 p. m;- M.Y.F. meets, 7:30p. m. SUNDAY, Oct. 8 - Sunday School, 10 a. m. Divine Worship Services, 11 a. m. THURSDAY, Oct. 12 - Sub- district quarterly conference at Fenton. - o - PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Lone Rock, la. Rev. Albert C. Bullock, Pastor SUNDAY, Oct. 8 - Morning Worship, 10 a. m. Sunday Church School, 11 a. m. Youth Fellow- snip, 6 p. m. THURSDAY, Oct. 5- U.P.W. meeting, 2 p. m. This is guest day. Members are invited to bring guests. The speaker will FOR SAIE Good second hand stoves and refrigerators at bargain prices DON MITCHELL Phone 924-3413 Burt, la, BLUE MOUND TURKEY SUPPER BURT METHODIST CHURCH Wednesday, October 11 Serving from 4:45 p.m. to 8 p.m. - MENU Blue Mound Roast Turkey Dressing, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, Buttered Corn, Cabbage Salad and Relish Plate, Homemade rolls and Jelly Assorted Pies and Coffee' ADULTS - $1.50 CHILDREN UNDER 12 - ?5c Burf Methodist Church BURT, IA, be Rev. LaVerne Seth, missionary pastor of the Mesquakie Indian Presbyterian church, Tama, la. Trustees meeting, 8 p. m. TUESDAY, Oct. 10 - Adult Bible study, 8 p. m. WEDNESDAY, Oct. 11-Choir rehearsal, 7:30 p. m. CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING CARD OF THANKS I want to thank everyone for being so kind by remembering me with cards, flowers and visits during my stay at St. Ann hospital and my recuperation at the home of Gertrude Ackerman. It has meant so much to me. Thank you, everyone, and may God Bless each of you. Mrs. Ada Helen Vogel. (76B*) HELP WANTED - Man immediately for steady employment. Apply in person. BURT COOP ELEVATOR. (76B) Elect Officers Union Twp. Boy's 4-H Club held its September meeting at the Civic Center. Election of officers was held and the following were elected: Mike McEnroe, president; Bob Thilges, vice president; Mark Nitchals, secretary-treasurer ; reporters, Dennis Richter andEdKiilsholm. Lunch was served by Alts and McEnroes. OFFICE SUPPLIES — Business forms, office furniture, filing equipment and supplies, at The Upper Des Moines Pub. Co.. Algona. across from new Municipal parking lot. A poet-at-heart was the most notorious stage coach robber, Charles E. Bolton, who committed 28 robberies, always leaving doggerel poetry at each holdup and signing his name "Black Bart." Wells FarRo money boxes, used to transport millions of dollars in gold as insurance against highway robbers, can be seen at the Harold Warp Pioneer Village in south central Nebraska. 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 NEW CAR LOANS Got your eye set on one of the oustanding new 1968 cars? Stop in at the Burt Savings Bank and make that dream become reality with a new car loan - at low, low bank rates. So go ahead, look over the new cars. Then come and see us for easy financing. Burt Savings Bank Member F.D.I.C. The right time: Now! The right fertilizer: Sinclair Premium! Plow down Sinclair Premium Fertilizer this fall because: Fall Application: t Recu.ces soil compaction. • Saves spring hours for planting. • Speeds decay of residues. • Insures against failure to fertilize because of muddy fields in spring. Sinclair Premium Fertilizers are: High analysis • Water-soluble t Homogenous • A n d they spread uniformly. For Sinclair Premium and Custom-Biended Fertilizers, Spreaders and Spreading Services, call or visit your SINCLAIR FARM CENTER BURT, IA. (924-3414) HANNA, IA. (882-3211) RQPMAN, IA. (Whittemore 3188) WODEN, IA. (926-5557) HALFA, IOWA (coll information) Sinclair Petrochemicals, Inc.

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