The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 30, 1967 · Page 7
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, November 30, 1967
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Twins Players Appear At Burl On Dec. ( BURT - The annual Lions Club Christmas party has been scheduled for Wednesday evening, Dec. 6. A 6:30 dinner will be served in the high school auditorium by members of the Band Mothers. Highlight of the evening will be the presence of several of the Minnesota Twins baseball team, shortstop Zoilo Versalles and • first baseman Rich Reese, along with Jerry Snyder of public relations. An invitation is extended to the public to attend the dinner and evening entertainment. Dinner tickets may be purchased from any member of the Lions Club for $2 per plate. - o - Thanksgiving dinner guests at the Paul Arend home were Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Junkermeier and family, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Junkermeier, Mr. and Mrs. LaMont Junkermeier, Mrs. Lou Junkermeier, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Arend, Rose and Christine Arend and Paulette Arend. Mr. and Mrs. Bob Lovstad entertained at dinner Thanksgiving. Guests included Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Lovstad, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Lichter and Lori, John Lovstad and Robert Lovstad. Mr. and ^Irs. Paul Arend took their daughter Paulette back to Minneapolis Monday. She spent the Thanksgiving weekend at home. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cook received word this week that their daughter-in-law, Mrs. Milton McBride, had undergone major surgery in the Newport Beach, Calif, hospital. Mrs. McBride has been in ill health for some time. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Andreasen spent Sunday through Tuesday with friends at Newton. Mr. and Mrs.,G. H. McMullen spent Saturday through Wednesday at Des Moines. Mr. McMullen attended a three-day income tax school. Mr. and Mrs. DuWayne Gebken spent the past week at the parental Fred Gebken and Glenn Black homes. Mr. and Mrs. Pete Olson and boys were Thanksgiving guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cook and Terry Joe. Mr. and Mrs. George Becker, Steve and Susan and Mrs. Ethyl Hoen were Thanksgiving dinner guests at the parental Martin Becker home, Algona. They were joined by Mr. and Mrs. Thees Schnakenberg and family, •^ Burt ^^^^^— ^^ ^^ jjlL Thursday, Nov. 30, 1967 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines-7 The Monitor Lone Rock Mrs. Ruby Hinckley, News Published By Tht Upptr Dt$ Molnw Publishing Co., Alpono, Iowa Dennis Waller, Editor Darrell Trauger, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Becker and family, Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley, Jr. and family,-Mr. and Mrs. Ray McWhorter, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Trenary and Kenneth and David Stiltz. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker were honored and presented an anniversary plate and another gift from the group in honor of their 20th wedding anniversary. Thanksgiving guests at the Al Hinckley home were Mr. and Mrs. Bill Schatz, Kevin and Brian, Mr. and Mrs. Don Thomsen, Michelle and Scott and Mr. and Mrs. James Brehm and Billy. Burt Class Of 1962 Holds A Big Reunion BURT - The Burt High School graduating class of 1962 held its first reunion Saturday evening. A dinner was enjoyed at Charlie's Supper Club at 1 p. m. Cheryl Lovstad Lichter acted as master of ceremonies for a short program. The class prophecy was read by Linda Ackerman Bunkofske, and Carole Wiener Droegemoeller reminded those present of their bequests. Class members attending were Audrey Gardner Bartell and husband, Fayette; Carole Wiener Droegemoeller and husband, Fairmont; Janet Black Gebken and husband, Ames; Roger Lavrenz, Milwaukee, Wise.; Keith Mitchell, Chicago; Claudia Moore Fritz and husband, Wisconsin; Duane Willrett, Rochester, Minn.; Dennis Meisterand wife; Cheryl Lovstad Lichter and husband, and Linda Ackerman Bunkofske and husband, Burt; Deanna Bernau Sloan and husband, Corwith; and Patricia Long, Algona. Unable to be present were George Patterson, Oklahoma; Evelyn Cherland, Minneapolis; Joyce Angus and Larry Westling, Shenandoah. Following the dinner, the group went to the home of Cheryl and Ray Lichter for visiting. After an enjoyable evening, the class voted to hold another reunion in five years with Linda Bunkofske and Duane Willrett to be in charge BANK SERVICES FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY Banking with us is a family affair. Your boy or girl will be interested in our savings account service, A little saving will help develop thrifty habits for tomor* row. If you have teen-agers earning their own money, acquaint them with our check* ing account. It's an easy, safe way to carry money or pay bills, Parents will be interested in the many other services offered by our bank. Stop in today for free consultation on any financial problem. BURT SAVINGS BANK \ \ Burt Marine Weds In San Diego Ceremony MRS. DAVID CHRISTENSEN BURT - In a candlelight ceremony at the Navy Hospital Chapel, San Diego, Calif., Friday evening, Nov. 24, Patricia Ellen Roberts, Lt., J. G., USNR, daughter of Mrs. Arthur W. Roberts and the late Mr. Roberts, Lexington, Mass., was married to Captain David James Christensen, USMC, son of Mrs. James Christensen and the late Mr. Christensen of Burt, la. The wedding was performed _. by Chaplain Captain Keene Capers. Joseph Grover, soloist, sang '£•' Jhe "Lord's Prayer", "Because", and "Bois Epais". Organist^ was Mrs. Jean Coates. A reception at the Admiral Kidd Officer's Club in San Diego followed the wedding. The bride was given in marriage by Lt. Commander Gerald Cady. She wore a dress of silk floor-length organza over a silk brocade, fashioned with side panels and deep hem of bridal satin. A multi-layered fingertip silk illusion veil was worn over a crown headpiece of real gardenias. She carried a cascade of gardenias, miniature ivy and velvet ribbon streamers. Mary Russell, Lt., J.G., USNR, was maid of honpr. She wore a floor-length chartreuse crepe dress with a scooped neckline and panelled back. Her headpiece was a matching chartreuse rosebud veil. She carried a bouquet of gold and yellow asters and mums. Wayne Manis of Chicago, Dl., served as best man. Usher was Frank Dowden, 1st. Lt., USMC, Yuma, Ariz. After the reception the couple left on a wedding trip to San Francisco. 3 Straight-A Students On Burt Honor Roll Brents in Mapleton and visit in England and other European places before going to Vietnam. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Bob Hamilton, Mike and Barbara, spent Thanksgiving with his father, W. C. Hamilton at Wapello. They were joined there by Mr. and Mrs. N. C. Rios, Jr. and boys, and Bill Hamilton, Ft. Worth, Tex. The Texas people returned to Hurt with the Hamiltons and visited until Sunday before returning to their homes. Roger Lavrenz, Milwaukee, Wise., spent the Thanksgiving weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roland Lavrenz, and attended the fifth anniversary gatheriiu; of his graduating class Saturday evening. Mr. and Mrs. George Becker, Steve and Susan, helped his father, Martin Becker, Algona, observe his birthday Sunday evening. Mrs. Roland Lavrenz and Mayme, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Redemske and Angela, and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lavrenz, Algona, spent the weekend with Dr. and Mrs. D. J. Krai and Paula, Marion, la. Mrs. Krai is the former Karen Lavrenz. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Woltz entertained at dinner Thanksgiving Day, Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Woltz, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Woltz and Matthew, Burt, and Mr. and Mrs. Gary NeumanandDarrin, Algona. Mrs. Magdaline Ortman, Robert and Sandra joined other relatives at a family Thanksgiving at the home of her sister and family, the Wilbur Petersons, Crystal Lake. Thanksgiving dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Koepke and Darwin were Mr. and Mrs. Russell Parsons and family, Lone Rock. Thanksgiving guests at the parental Walter Steward home were Mr. and Mrs. Perry Steward, Montezuma, Mr. and Mrs. Roger Steward, Madrid, and Ray Miller, Darrell and Joyce, Estherville. The Perry Stewards remained for the weekend. They were joined Friday by Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Steward and boys, Minneapolis, who were also weekend guests. The Walter Stewards have a new granddaughter, Diana Kay Bringman, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bringman, Kalona. She was born Nov. 21, weighing nibs. She has a brother, Tommy, 5. Mrs. Bringman is the former Karen Steward. Mr. and Mrs. Herman Soderberg and Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Soderberg and family were Thanksgiving guests at the Glenn Klocke home, Ledyard. Mr. and Mrs. Don Mitchell left Wednesday to spend Thanksgiving with Uieir daughter, Betty and husband, the Al Meyers, Racine, Wise. They were overnight guests Wednesday at the Keith Mitchells, Chicago. All went on to Racine Thursday morning. Judy Mitchell, Iowa City, and Robert Morris, Gary, Ind., were also guests of the Meyers. Thanksgiving guests at the parental Charles Lappe home were Mr. and Mrs. Gene Schiltz, Albert Lea, Charlotte and Charlene Lappe, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Andrews, Mankato, spent the Thanksgiving weekend with the Dean Andrews and Wm. Broesders. Patricia Zwiefel, junior at Wayne State Teachers College, Nebra., spent the Thanksgiving vacation with her mother, Mrs. Myrtle Zwiefel. Dinner guests of Mrs. Ella Meyer Thanksgiving evening were Rev. and Mrs. Henry Friedrich and family, Marcus, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Meyer and boys, Mr. and Mrs. EuClaire Meyer, Terry and Brenda, Lizzie and Fred Meyer, Fenton. Rev. and Mrs. E. L. Wittkopf, Lakeview, were Friday overnight guests at the home of his daughter and family, the Eugene Meyers. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Hoppus entertained at Thanksgiving dinner. Guests included their daughter, Diane, Mrs. Jay Hoppus, Jayme and Jesse and Mrs. Cora O'Keefe. CARD OF THANKS Sincere thanks to all who sent memorials, cards and flowers and for all acts of kindness extended us during our recent bereavement. The Family of Wm. Voigt. (91*) WOMAN'S CLUB Burt Woman's Club met Nov. 20 at Elva Boettcher's, with Margaret Batt, assistant hostess. Mary Smith suggested that members bring gifts to the December meeting which can be sent to patients at the Woodward State Hospital. Mrs. Mary Oester- reicher of Titonka gave a report on the Epsilon Sigma Omicron honorary reading sorority. Program chairman Erna Grover led the group in singing. Beth Miller reported on a resolution on fine arts. Mrs. Marie Wilson, local art teacher, gave a presentation. CO-OP HAND CLEANER This hand cleaner really works ! Great after working on cars, tractors, equipment. Protects hands from cold, too. Better and safer than gasoline or diesel fuel, which may eventually harm the hands, '1.75 BURT CO-OP ELEVATOR Ronald Jurgeni, Mgr. BURT, IOWA Phone 924-3241 BIG CAN ONLY MUSIC BURT - The honor roll for the first nine weeks of gchool at Burt was released this week. On the A honor roll are Kathleen Patterson, junior; Cynthia Patterson, freshman; and Sharon Patterson, seventh grade. Earning a place on the B-plus honor roll are Linda Becker, Deborah Kohlhaas, Gloria Heyes and Sandra Ortman, seniors; Colleen Kruse and Donna Larsen, juniors; Becki Kruse, sophomore; Marilyn Person, freshman; Cynthia Soderberg, Carol Sill and Roger Sarchet, eighth grade. B honor roll: Patricia Hildman, Jayne Larson, Deane Person and Howard Batt, juniors;. Marilyn Cherland, Connie Sheir- bon, Jill Smith, Marcia Soderberg and Gayle Wermers, sophomores; Kevin Fraser, Cheryl Kruse and Steven Madson, freshmen; Craig Giddings, Howard Eimers and Robert Devine, eighth grade; Pamela Soderberg, 7th grade. ELECT OFFICERS Members of St. John's Lutheran church held the annual election of officers Sunday. Officers elected to serve during 1968 ' are: Eugene Meyer, elder, Eu Claire Meyer, trustee; Eugene Drager, congregational chairman; Charles Kline, secretary; Albert Bleich, treasurer; Jerry Koestler, chairman, board of education; Waldo Kruse, Sunday School superintendent; Richard Lavrenz, Eugene Marlow and Jack Trunkhill, finance commission; Rudy Peter, financial secretary; Jerry Kissner and Darrell Schmidt, Christmas committee; Don Reimers, Dale Schroeder and Carl Reynolds, head ushers. - o - TO VIET NAM Mrs. Floyd Koepke received a letter from her brother, Dr. Herbert Bleich, Mapleton, telling that their son, Capt. Robert Bleich, was soon to be sent to Vietnam. Capt. Bleich, who is now with the Army's Chief of Staff for Intelligence, Washington, D. C., is currently stationed in Ethopia. About May 1, he will begin duties with the Army's Special Security Detachment on General Westmoreland's headquarters staff in Saigon, South Vietnam. Capt. Bleich, who has visited his aunt and uncle here, will enjoy a brief leave with his Just In Time For Christmas Shopping SATURDAY, DEC 2 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. - in the former Pratt Drug Bldg.| -Everyone Invited free coffee and cookies — register for door prizes — OPENING SPECIALS: 1 HALO HAIRSPRAY REG. 99c CAN COLGATE TOOTHPASTE REG, 79c TUBE MEMBER F.O.I.C SAVINS $ gR F.D.I.C i LECTRIC I MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on oil rewinding and generpl repair of electric rngtort. RED'S MOTOR SHOP BURT, IA. - PHQNf 934-9941 STOP IN AND LOOK OVER THESE ITEMS: Becky's Resin & Cookin Crystals Ceramic Supplies Hobby Department Hallmark Cards Magazines Cosmetics Candy Sewing Center School Supplies Health Aids Hair Care Items Toys (lOc to 99c) NADINE'S SUNDRIES Burt, Iowa Open weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Phont 9244209

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