The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on October 12, 1967 · Page 6
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 6

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, October 12, 1967
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Burt Council Talks About The Election the coming city election was discussed at Monday night's meeting of the Burt town council. The terms of Councilmen George Becker and Ed Fredricksen ate expiring. Candidates for election or reelection filed nomination papers with clerk G. H. McMullenby Oct. 10. In other transactions, a beer permit was issued to Cunningham's Cafe. Treasurer's report was given and accepted, and a satisfactory water analysis report was received from State Hygienic Laboratories. The street committee reported that two additional city blocks had been blacktopped and 30 blocks had been resurfaced and the railroad crossing had been repaired and blacktopped. The cost of repairing the railroad crossing Is shared by the county, the Northwestern Railroad and the city. Thursday, Oct. 12, 1967 Algeria (la.) Upper D«t Burt Hie Monitor Lone Rock News Pwbllthtd ly tht Upp*r DM Main* PuWUhlng Cd., Alf«ftfl, Iowa Burt TV Sales Business Is Sold To Algona Man h WASH AND DRY 1-10 LOADS LESS THAN AN HOUR (20 minute wash!) Always plenty of hot rainsoft water. Open 24 hours a day! J &D LAUNDROMAT Burt, Iowa BURT - Mr. and Mrs. Don Mitchell of Mitchell Electric completed negotiations selling their T.V. sales and service business to Harold Nelson, Algona. Mr. Nelson has rented the former Dr. Clapsaddle office building and will carry on his business there. Mr. Nelson needs no introduction in this vicinity as he operated a T. V. business in Burt before moving to Algona. Mr. Mitchell will continue his electric and refrigeration business and will also continue handling and selling appliances. - o - WE'RE SORRY In last Thursday* sedition of the Burt Monitor it was stated that Walter Rentz was retiring after 36 years on the Milwaukee Railroad. It should have read "after 36 years on the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad." - o - SPONSOR SALE Burt Girl Scouts are sponsoring a "Uniform and Book Exchange" after school, Friday, Oct. 13, at the town hall. Any girl having a uniform she has outgrown or has gone into another level in scouting, and would like to make this uniform available for someone else, should bring it to the hall on that date. The uniforms should be clean and pressed and should be marked. Any girl needing and wanting a used uniform may come and feel free to try them on. All girls should be accompanied by their mothers. - o - ONE DAY TRIP Members .of the Past Matrons 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 r MR. FARMER: WE CAN HELP! Club enjoyed a day In Fort Dodge for their October meeting. Following dinner the group toured the Decorator Shop and the new shopping center. They also visited Mrs. Lillian Meinzer, a member, at the Medical Center, Friendship Haven, and presented her with a fall floral arrangement. Members attending included Lefie McMullen, Beth Miller, Ethel Dremmel, Lulu Hawcott, Ellen Holgren, Mary Jane Dugan, Trella Patterson and Millie Klamp. - o Mr. and Mrs. Harley Troutman, Sr. helped Mrs. Harley Troutman, Jr. observe her birthday anniversary Monday night. Wednesday, members of Mrs. Troutman's 6th grade class surprised her with a party. She was presented a beautiful gift from her students. Burt Folks At Annual Potluck Meal, Algona BURT - The annual pot-luck band festival dinner was held at the Martin Becker home in Algona at noon Saturday. Taking part in this annual affair were Mr. and Mrs. Frank Becker and family, Mr. and Mrs. George Becker and family, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker, Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley, Jr. and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ray McWhorter and Colleen Kruse, all of Burt; Mr. and Mrs. Thees Schnackenberg and John, and Mary Hanselman, LuVerne; Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley, Sr., Mrs. Ethel Haln and Mr. and Mrs. John Simon, Algona. - o - PLAN SUPPER Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wiener were hosts to members of the Methodist Merry Mixers at their home Sunday evening. Florence Spear presented meditations and the evening's program. The group discussed to some length the annual public soup supper. Because of the size of the membership, they decided to cooperate with the M.Y.F. groups in the serving of this supper. - o- Supt. Harry Haven accom- I Don't let opportun ity slip through your fingers. Let us help give you the financial assist you need, for any worthwhile purpose. Full loan services "from the ground up" . . . low interest rates! BURT SAVINGS BANK MiMBgR F.OJ.C. SAVINGS INSURED UP TQ $15,000 panied several area superintendents to Sioux City Wednesday where all attended a meeting at Morningside College. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Dremmel, accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Paul Dremmel, Algona, spent Sunday at Guttenberg. They were called because of the death of Mrs. John Andregg. She was a cousin of Ray and Paul. Patricia Zwiefel, a junior at Wayne State Teachers College, Nebraska, spent the weekend with her mother, Mrs. Myrtle Zwiefel. Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Happel, Todd and Suzanne, Humboldt, were Saturday supper and evening guests at the Al Hinckley home. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Andrews, Mankato, spent the weekend at the parental Dean Andrews and Wm. Broesder homes. Annual Turkey Dinner Coming Up At Burt BURT - Members of the W.S.C.S. Wednesday completed plans for the annual Blue Mound Turkey Dinner. They also made plans for a guest day to be held at the church at 2 p.m. Oct. 20, witH guests being members of the Women's Society of Christian Service from the 12 sub-District Methodist Churches. Marian Warner, a missionary to India, will be the guest speaker. Week of Prayer and Self-Denial Services will be observed at the October circle meetings, Oct. 18. The executive board moved and members voted to save Betty Crocker coupons and send them to the Betty Crocker Girl at the Harriet Ballou New Hope Center, Sioux City. Devotions and program were presented by Karen Davies and Blanche Long. The theme was "The American Indian." One feature of the program was the reading of the 23rd psalm in the ' Indian language. Hostesses were Marian Westling, Elsie Winters, Esther Hilton, Mary Baer, Velma Cook and Ivy Simmons. Has Indian Relics, Burt SHOWER GUEST Mrs. Alvln Sparks of Omaha was honored Saturday evening with a bridal shower In the Lone Rock Legion hall. Mrs. Sparks is the former Gloria Householder, daughter of the Glen Householders. Mr. and Mrs. Emil Haack and David of Lone Rock, Mrs. Martha Haase and Bernice, Burt, at* tended the 45th wedding anniversary celebration Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Laabs at St. Ansgar. Fred Is a brother of Mrs. Haase. Carl Mogensen, Burt shoemaker, has an interesting display of Indian Artifacts In his shop In Burt. He has in his possession over 85 arrowheads, spears, fire- lighting stones, stone axe head and many other species he has gathered. Many are from the farm of a sister and husband near Woden. Others come from Minnesota, Illinois and Wisconsin. Mogensen also has an old and rare coin collection. COMMUNITY CALENDAR MONDAY, Oct. 16 - Lions dinner and meeting, 1 p. m. THURSDAY, Oct. 19 - School dismissed early. Teachers to Des Moines. FRIDAY, Oct. 20-No School. Teachers to attend LS.E.A. convention in Des Moines. Lone Rock Pair Surprised On Anniversary LONE ROCK - Mr. and Mrs. Orville Holdren were surprised Sunday on their 35th wedding anniversary by their children and friends. Guests that evening were Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Ost, wald, Whlttemore; Mr. and Mrs. Jack Davis, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Bjustrom, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bjustrom, Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Walker, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Broesder, and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Voigt, all from Algona; Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Walker, Burt; Mr. and Mrs. Archie Voigt, Whltte- more; and Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Broesder, Lone Rock. - o SURPRISE PARTY A surprise dinner party was held at the Lone Rock Legion Hall Sunday, honoring Mr. and Mrs. Don Hurlburt, Fenton, on their 25th wedding anniversary. Those present were Mr. andMrs.Eldon Hurlburt and family, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Jacobson and family, Mr. and Mrs. Willard Wessel and family, all Ft. Dodge; Mr. and Mrs. Ornie Behrendsand granddaughters, Mr. and Mrs. Junior Hurlburt and family, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Schroeder and family, all Lone Rock; Mr. and Mrs. Orville Hurlburt and family, Lu Verne; Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Eckoff and family, Corwith; Mr. and Mrs. Herman Maahs, Fenton; Mary and Rachael Hurlburt, Minneapolis; Mrs. Gertrude Runkel and family, Ralph Hurlburt, Swea City; Mr. and Mrs. Fred Jentz, Fenton; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Jurgens, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Jurgens, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Jurgens, West Bend. Gifts and cards were presented to the couple and the wedding cake was made and served by Mrs. Willard Wessel. - o - Now that your beans are in get a good start for next year by taking advantage of FALL PLOWDOWN And buy your fertilizers from your co-op - for the best results! BURT CO-OP ELEVATOR LECTRIC * MOTOR SERVICE Expert lervic. on oil tt- winding end gtntrol rf* pair of electric motorl. RED'S MOTOR SHOP AT NEW LOCATION - BURT, IA. - PHONE 924-334? The right time: Now! The right fertilizer: Sinclair Premium! Plow down Sinclair Premium Fertilizer this fall because: Fall Application: t Reduces 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 anai>sis • Water-so._bie • Homogenous t And they spread uniformly. For Sinclair Premium and Cus'tom-Blended Fertilizers, Spreaders and Spreading Services, call or visit your SINCLAIR FARM CENTER &URT, I A. (924-3414) HANNA, IA. (882-3211) .RODMAN, IA. (Whittemore 3188) \S//lt/ff//'I WODEN, IA. (926-5557) HAIFA, IOWA (<gll infprmoticn) XW ¥ ' Sinclair Petrochemicals, Inc. *********** "THANK YO U ********** I wish to announce that I have sold my television sales and service business to Harold Nelson. He will operate in the former Dr. Clapsaddle building in Burt under the name of North Central Electronics. Our sincerest thanks to all our customers for their patronage for the past 15 years. It was greatly appreciated and enjoyed. I will continue with refrigeration sales and service and other electrical work. Thank you again. Mitchell Electric DON MITCHELL - BURT, IOWA ilc******************************************** 1 *************-, HELLO **************** I am pleased to announce the purchase of Mitchell's Electric's television sales and service. I am sure I will be able to furnish the same high quality merchandise which you have become accustomed to in years past. It will be my goal to provide you with expert and efficient service on your television sets. Stop in soon and see us for your television needs. We're happy to be in Burt and hope to meet you all soon. Thank you. North Central Electronics HAROLD NELSON - BURT, IOWA

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