The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 9, 1967 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, November 9, 1967
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thurtdoy, Nov. 9, 1*67 Algona (la.) Upp*r DM Burt ^^^^^^^ ^^^ ^^^ JBk Thurtdoy, NOV. 9, i?o/ «igono viw./ w^ The Monitor tone Rock Mrs. Ruby Hinckley, News Pub!l»h«d |y fht Upp«r On MelnM Pobllihlng Co., Alponq, (owe Burt Halloween Party Attracts Estimated 150 BURT - Members of the Lions Club report a very successful party for area youngsters Halloween. Approximately 130 youngsters and some adults showed up in costumes of anything and everything imaginable, many showing much originality and hard work. Winners in the costume judging were: pre-schoolers—Kurt Manus, Armanda Scott and Tommy Her rick. 1st, 2nd and 3rd graders Mark Bradley, Cheryl Sill, Lori Manus, Joel Stenzel, Larry Person, Lenny Davis, Brenda Jurgens, Merrill Mawdsley and Pamela Strange. 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th graders- Barbara Herrick, Dawn Stenzel, Ruth Kruse, Darrell Spear, Lyle Karels, Laura Troutman, Ann Bradley, Rachel Kruse, Kathy Grubb, Diane Skadburg, Rochelle Sarchet, Jimmy Doege, Kirsten Habeger, Pat Bradley. Eighth grade, high school and adults - Dave McFarland, Craig Giddings, Beth Hamilton, Esther Shipler, Marian Westling, Helen Davis, and Arlene Manus. Some 150 candy bars and gallons of pop were consumed by the children. Cash prizes went to the winners. - o CADET SCOUTS Margaret Devine was hostess to members of the Cadet Girl Scouts at her home Saturday. The girls made plans for holding a party at the Burt rest homes sometime in the near future. They also discussed plans for earning their "Challenge Badges." The annual Girl Scout candy and nut sale was also discussed. The Cadets are calling on Burt residents this week taking orders. They ask that if anyone is missed and wishes to place an order to contact Mrs. Robert Angus by the end of the week. An interesting demonstration on the proper care of fingernails was given by the hostess'smoth- er, Mrs. Lavina Devine. The next meeting of the group will be held at the home of Nancy Herrick, Nov. 18. - o - WSCS MET Members of the W.S.C.S. met at the church Wednesday with Gladys Hawcott, Mary Sarchet, Alice Cole, Irma Doege, Hazel Teeter, and Esther Schrader, hostesses. An interesting and informative program was presented on Africa by Elsie Winters and Phyllis Wiener, assisted by LefleMc- Mullen. Mary Jean Andrews gave a short talk on Christian vocations. Members of the Ivy circle will be hostesses at a church Family Night, Sunday, Nov. 19. The Ivy and Gladys Hawcott circles will meet at the church, Nov. 15. Members voted to send 10? per member to the Harriet Ballou New Hope Center, Sioux City, and 5? per member to Shessler Hall. Members also voted to hold a LECTR1C & MOTOR SERVICE Expert tervict on oil rewinding and gcntrol rt- pair of electric motori, RED'S MOTOR SHOP AT NEW LOCATION - BUKT, I A. - PHONl 924.3341 Mickey the Mechanic Sez: Put your car in our hands. Let us ready it for smooth, top performance during cold-weather days ahead. From adding anti-freeze to new battery installation, we'll put your car in good shape. Reutzel's Garage Phone 924-3315 Burt Dennis Wdl»r, Editor BUKT - The flrst annual Go-Kart Award Banquet and Appreciation Night was held at the Burt Legion hall Saturday night. A banquet catered by Cunningham's Cafe was served to 45 at 7 p.m. The dinner was followed by the awarding of trophies, with Dale Lockwood as master of ceremonies. Trophies were awarded to first place winners in each class, to the driver chosen by fellow racers as the "Driver of the Year," and to the flag man. Winners in each class were as follows: Junior class - Leslie Sasse, Michael Peterson and Mary Sasse, all of Blue Earth. A Stock Class - Ted DeCoursey, Webster City; Arden Doocy, Whittemore; Tom Higgins, Titonka; and Allen Peterson, Titonka. A Modified Class - Bob Hanks, Winnebago, Minn.; Max Shipler, Burt; Dave Harms, Burt; Phil Asa, Wesley. B Open Class -Claire Reutzel, Burt; Fred Asa, Algona; Tom Kissner, Algona;. and Fred Keil- block, Fairmont, Minn. Twin Class - Jerry Holland, Delavan, Minn.; Bob Seefeld, Wesley; Bob Luttle, Des Moines; Bob Hanks, Winnebago, Minn. Best looking Kart of season- Claire Reutzel, Burt. Driver of the Year - Bob Hanks, Winnebago, Minn. Flag man award - Andrew Harms, Burt. Shown in the photo, left to right, are - Bob Hanks, Gilbert Needs, accepting for Ted DeCoursey in A Stock, Leslie Sasse, Andrew Harms, and Claire Reutzel. coffee hour following church services, Dec. 31 for all church youth away at college or work. Members received an invitation from the Swea City W.S.C.S. to attend their Guest Day, Wed., Nov. 8. A report on the turkey supper stated that 561 turkey dinners had been served. The society netted a nice profit to be used on various projects. - o- "-!. ' '* Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Soderberg were Mr. and Mrs. Glen Klocke, Ledyard, and Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Soderberg and family, Bancroft. The occasion honored the birthdays of Mrs. Herman Soderberg and Pamela Soderberg. Mrs. Ben Bahling will entertain members of the Fortnightly Club at her home Nov. 10. Mrs, Etta Howard hosted the November American Legion Auxiliary sewing meeting at her home Nov. 8. Mr. and Mrs. Vern Rafdal and family, Titonka, were Sunday guests at the parental Lawrence Doege home. Diane Hoppus, a student in nurses training at Iowa Methodist Hospital, Des Moines, spent the weekend at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Hoppus. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Reynolds were hosts at a family dinner Sunday. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Herman Bussie, Fairmont; Mr. and Mrs. S. L. Robinson, Bancroft; Mr. and Mrs. Werner Struecker and boys, Algona; and Mr. and Mrs. 0. T. Cherland, Lone Rock. They were joined in the afternoon by Mr. and Mrs. Terry Struecker and family, Rutland. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Wiener After That Last Load Of Corn... When you bring in that last load of corn to your co-op elevator, make arrangements for putting fertilizer on that productive corn ground. It pays to enrich your soil! BURT CO-OP ELEVATOR and Karla, Cedar Falls, spent the weekend with his brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wiener, and at the Andy Harms home. Sunday guests at the parental Jay D. Graham home were Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Graham, Mason City, and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Graham, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Chris Olson and • family were guests there a week ago Sunday. Weekend visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. G. H. McMullen were Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Bier-, baum, Cherokee; Neal McMullen, Newell; and Mr. and. Mrs. Carl Peterson, Paton. The ladies are sisters and Neal McMullen is a brother of G. H. McMullen. Mr. and Mrs. Don Mitchell spent the weekend at Iowa City where he was a guest of his daughter, Judy, for Dad's Day at S.U.I. Mrs. Mitchell attended a State Heart Association meeting held at the Armada Inn, Iowa City. Mrs. Mitchell is Kossuth county Heart Chairman. The Mitchells also visited their daughter Jane and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Norland Boyd. Enroute home, they called at the Norman Mitchell home in Des Moines. Mrs. Paul Dana, Ames, spent the weekend with her mother, Mrs. Merle Schwletert and her father who is hospitalized in Ft. Dodge. Mr. Schwietert was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday night after becoming seriously ill at his home. He will undergo surgery this week. . Walter Campney attended a District Appreciation Banquet meeting for all employees of Midwest Breeders Cooperative at Cherokee Thursday. Cadet Girl Scouts have been out this week taking orders for Christmas candy and nuts. If anyone was missed and would like to place an order, they are asked to contact Mrs. Howard Batt, Sr. by the .end of the week. Debbie Laws, Algona, who was a foreign exchange student to Switzerland last summer, will be the guest speaker and show colored slides of her experiences at a Family Fellowship Night at the Burt Methodist church Sunday evening, Nov. 19. The evening, sponsored by members of the Ivy circle, will begin with a covered dish supper at 6:30, followed by the program at 8 p.m. Burt Girl Scouts collected $24.53 for UNICEF. Vera Bradley, Dorothy Becker, Mary Kaliler, Barbara Pannkuk and Bernadine Opheim attended the second all-day Girl Scout leadership training school at the Algona Presbyterian Church Wednesday. Members of the T.N.T. Club met at the home of Beth Miller for a 6:30 dinner Monday night. The occasion honored the birthday anniversary of Mrs. Miller. Band Mothers still have a few copies of the complete ZIP Code books which they are selling. They may be purchased from Wantalee Hawcott at the telephone office. Mr. and Mrs. Ron Jurgens and family were Sunday guests at the Kenneth Coady home, Cylinder. The occasion honored the 2nd birthday anniversary of Steven Coady. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Preston and family, Ringsted, were Sunday evening guests of the Jurgens. Mrs. Gertrude Moore received word Friday night of the death of her granddaughter, Cheryl Christine Moore, 16, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Moore, Jr., Oskaloosa. Cheryl died after a short Illness of a rare blood disease. Mrs. Moore accompanied Mr. and Mrs. Jack Glf- ford, Fort Dodge, to Oskaloosa Monday for final rites. Mrs. Frank Becker spent Thursday at Fort Dodge where she met Mr. and Mrs.RayS.Mc- Whorter. The McWhorters had spent the past three weeks at the home of their daughter and family, Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Johns and family in Kentucky. Enroute home they spent some time in Excelsior Springs, Mo. Darryl Sparks, Thomas Herrick and Mrs. Magdaline Ortman took members of the senior English class to Estherville Friday, where they attended the play, "MacBeth," presented by students from Drake University, Des Moines. Mrs. Russell Patterson spent the weekend with her family here. Mrs. Patterson, who will become assistant county extension leader Dec. 1, is receiving training in her field of work. She is spending this week at Greenfield. Walter Campney took his mother, Mrs. Mabel Campney, to Minneapolis Tuesday where she boarded a plane for Billings, Mont, for a month's visit at the home of her daughter and family, Mr. and Mrs. John Buscher and family. Mr. Campney went on to Shawano, Wise., where he attended the regular monthly board meeting of the Midwest Breeders Cooperative. GARRY FUNERAL HOMh and AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYGEN PHONE BANCROFT 5483 SUCCESSOR TO C. B CHIPMAN FUNERAL SERVICE C. B. CHIPMAN, PHONE BURT, RES. 994.3431 Burt Basketball Teams Prepare For Openers BURT - The first basketball game of the season will be played on the local floor Tuesday evening, Nov. 14, with the girls and boys teams playing Sentral of Fenton. Cheerleaders chosen this past week who will cheer the teams on to victory are Patricia Schrader, Marilyn Cherland, Deborah Stenzel, Jill Smith and Marcia Soderberg. COMMUNITY CALENDAR THURSDAY, Nov. 9 - Past Matrons meet with Trella Patterson and Jessie Miller - 2:15 p.m. MONDAY, Nov. 13 - School board meets - 8 p.m. TUESDAY, Nov. 14 - Eastern Star - 8 p.m. Basketball game with Sentral of Fenton, here 7 p.m. THURSDAY, Nov. 16 - Band concert, high school auditorium- 8 p.m. Band Mothers serving coffee and cookies following. and Gladys circles meet at church - 2 p.m. Janice circle will meet at the church with Wan- talee Hawcott as hostess - 7:30 p. m. Good Will Truck comes. SUNDAY, Nov. 19 - Family Fellowship supper and evening, Ivy circle hostesses - 6:30 p.m. GOOD HOPE METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies - Pastor THURSDAY, Nov. 9 -Sub-district Pastors meet at Algona. Commission on education meets 8 p.m. SUNDAY, Nov. 12 - Sunday school - 10 a.m. Divine worship service - 1 a.m. M.Y.F. meets - 8 p.m. ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Edwin Bishop - Pastor SUNDAY, Nov. 12 - Sunday- school - 8 a.m. Divine worship service - 9 a.m. Walther League Executive Board meeting - 7 p.m. Waltlier League meets - 7:30 p.m. MONDAY, Nov. 13 - Annual Cash and Corn Drive - 12 to 4:30 p.m. TUESDAY, Nov. 14 - Finance Commission Budget meeting 8 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15 - Religion class - 6 p.m. Choir rehearsal - 8 p.m. CHURCH HEWS H COUNTY'S FAVORITE NEWSPAPER! BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. John Reiners-Supply pastor THURSDAY, Nov. 9-Sessions meeting to set up youth program 8 p.m. SUNDAY, Nov. 12 - Divine worship service - 8:45 a.m.Sun- day school - 9:45 a.m. TUESDAY, Nov. 14-Spiritual life session - 7:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15 - U. P.W. meets - 2:15 p.m. Hostesses - Evelyn Mawdsley, Dorothy Becker, and Leona Lacy, Choir rehearsal - 7:30 p.m. FIRST UNITED PRESBYTERIAN LONE ROCK, IOWA Rev. Albert C. Bullock - Pastor THURSDAY, Nov. 9 - Joint meeting of the session and trustees to act as a budget committee - 8 p.m. SATURDAY, Nov. 11 - Communicants class - 9 a.m. SUNDAY, Nov. 12 - Morning worship - 10a.m. Sunday school- lla.m. Youth fellowship-6 p.m. TUESDAY, Nov. 14 - Adult Bible study - 8 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15-Choir rehearsal - 7:30 p.m. Mrs. John Cessford and Joe Fries, Ames, were weekend guests at the Jim Fries home. They came especially to attend the operetta. Mrs. Cessford is Mr. Fries' mother. BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies - Pastor THURSDAY, Nov. 9 - Sub-district Pastors meet at Algona 3:45 p.m. Extended sessions. SUNDAY, Nov. 12 - Divine worship service - 9 a.m. Sunday school - 10 a.m. Merry Mixers meet with the Darrell McFarlands and Jerry and Phyllis Wiener in charge of program 8 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15 - Ivy LIVE MUSIC - Saturday, Nov. 11 - featuring The Living Ends DON'S PLACE Burt, Iowa \ A. ^ ^^p VETfRAH'S DAY, "V^ 1 A Day of Pride and Honor... On this day, we pause in remembrance and gratitude, as we salute our veterans. Proudly, we honor all who so valiantly served their country, in defense of freedom, and those who, with equal valor, serve today. Not only on Veteran's Day, but every day, let us pledge to give purpose to their loyalty and sacrifice. Let us strive unceasingly to maintain the democratic principals they have so gloriously upheld. Burt Savings Bank MEMBER rY.UC SAVINGS INSURED UP TO $15,000

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