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12-AI§ona (la.) Upper D« MoinM Ttiunday, D«c. 28, 1967 Helen Hawkins Of Wesley Dies Dec. 20 Last rites for Mrs. Helen Hawkins, 88, Wesley, were held Saturday at 9:30 a. m. in St. Cecelia's Catholic church here, with Msgr. P. P. Gearen officiating. Burial follower! at Glenwood cemetery, Goldileld, and the McCulloud) Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements. PaJlliearers were Fred Asa, Bob Boleneus, Tom Ellefson, Adolph Girres, Harold Martinek and George Seaberu. Mrs. Hawkins, a lontt-time resident of KossuUi county, died Wednesday, Dec. 20, at Hancock Memorial hospital, Britt. Horn at Altuon, Pa., Nov. 4. 1879, she was a daughter of Joseph and Mary Feusf.-r Eytli. On I)«.'C. 31, 1007, she was married to Jerome Hawkins at Milwaukee, Wise. He preceded her in death. Survivois include a son, Paul, I'"Hi, la.; lliroodaiu-.litL'rs, Agnes Alexander, Wesley ; Gladys Schmidt, Bruce, S. D.; and Helen McCormick, Prescott, Ariz.; 20- grandchildren; and 27 great- grandchildren. Holiday Fetes Fill Calendar At LuVerne LU VERNE - Christmas eve supper guests In the home of Mr. and Mrs. Russel Christensen at Humboldt were Mr. and Mrs. Duane Neal, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Neal, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Han- selinan and son, all LuVerne, and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Goodrich and family, Marion, Iowa. Mr. and Mrs. Bob Fisher spent Sunday in tlieWilber Claude home at Clarion, Iowa. Sunday dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Duane Neal were John Tiss, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Christensen, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Neal, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Goodrich, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hanselman, and Mr. and Mrs. Art Hof. Mrs. Laura Lindebak is a patient in the hospital at Britt. Christmas dinner guests in the Bob Fisher home were Mr. and Mrs. Darryl Fisher, and Mr. and Mrs. Wilber Claude and Joleneof Clarion. Holiday guests in the home of Mrs. Audrey Baumgartner and Vicky were her daughters, Linda and Cindy, Chicago; Bill Cork, Winnetka, HI.; Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Reis, and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Nedved, Gilmore City; and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Rugg, Ft. Dodge. Christmas dinner guests in the Fred Baumgartner home were Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Sanford and Connie, Mrs. Audrey Baumgartner and family, and Mrs.Thelma Burtis and Peggy. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald C lark and son Ryan visited in the home of Ronald's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Don Clark, Bayard. Christmas guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hardcopf were their children and families, Mrs. Barbra Templin and sons, Minneapolis, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hardcopf and family, Steamwood, 111.; Mrs. Maud Kelly, mother of Mrs. Jerry Hardcopf; Mr. and Mrs. Darrel Ludwig, Waterloo; Mrs. Guy Andre and Michele, Ft. Dodge; and Mrs. Rosie Hardcopf, Lu Verne. Saturday through Monday Christmas guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jess Jergenson were Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Larson and family, Des Moines; Mr. and Mrs. Jack Jergenson and family, Omaha, Neb.; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bastin and family, Vincent; and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Jergenson and family, LuVerne. Christmas eve guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Sanford were Mrs. Audrey Baumgartner and family, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Baumgartner, parents of Mrs. Sanford. A family reunion Christmas dinner was held in the home of Mrs. MataGifford, Burt, with all the families and grandchildren present. Mr. and Mrs. Delain Blumer and family and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Moeding and family spent Christmas eve in the home of their mother, Mrs. Robert • Blumer. Mr. and Mrs. Don Collins, Livermore, had as guests for dinner Mr. and Mrs. Frank Moeding, Jr., and family, LuVerne. Frank Hardcopf was a guest in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Stewart for Christmas dinner. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Clark and Ryan, Enid, Oklahoma, arrived Thursday evening at the Dennis Carroll home, parents of Mrs. Clark. Casper Wiggans, uncle of Mrs. Laura Zwiefel, LuVerne, died Dec. 22 at a rest home in Eagle Grove. Burial was Dec. 26 at Ortonville, Minn. He was well- known in the LuVerne vicinity. Mrs. Faye Lichty left Friday to spend Christmas in the home of her son and daughter-in-law and family, Mr. and Mrs. DeRay Lichty, Mason City. Christmas dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Schulz were their daughters and son and families, Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Schulz, Mara, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Earl Groribach, Hayfield, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Roy 'Hoed, Woodbine, and an exchange student who is making her home at the Earl Gronbachs. Mrs. Rol>ert Blumer spent Christmas in the home of her brother, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Werling, Badger. Christmas eve supper guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Stoll and family, Eagle Grove, were Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Stoll, parents of Dennis Stoll. Christmas dinner guests in the home of Mi .and Mrs. Jim Haas of Algona were Mrs. Lorene Johnson, Algona; Mr. and Mrs. Bob Cink and Jeff, Mason City; Mr. and Mrs. Jan Gardner, Algona; Mr. and Mrs. Larry Johnson and family, Algona; Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Stoll, Eagle Grove; and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Stoll, LuVerne. Banquet Date Set The annual banquet of the Algona Chamber of Commerce has been set for Tuesday, Jan. 23, it has been announced. Livermore Man Succumbs At Age Of 76 David P. Fisher, 76, died at his home in Livermore early Thursday morning. Funeral services were held Saturday at 2 p. m. at the Methodist church with Rev. Roy A. Biesemeyer officiating. Burial was at Union cemetery at Livermore. Survivors include his wife, Nellie; three daughters, Mrs. Francis Henely, Lehigh; Mrs. Emmett Lamer, Eagle Grove; and Mrs. Virgil Hansell, Livermore; one son, Harley, Livermore; 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and three brothers, Ted, Algona; George, Whittemore; Ernest, Ft. Dodge; two sisters, Mrs. Hannah Smith, Spencer, and Mrs. Lizzie Pete- grass, Crystal Lake, Minn. Born at Rolfe, Mr. Fisher attended schools of the area. In 1916 he married Nellie Sage at Ft. Dodge. The couple moved to a farm near Livermore in 1922, where they lived until retiring in 1957 and moving to Livermore. Britt Man Fined $25 Following Assault Charge An assault charge, filed by an Algona man, William Thompson, resulted in a $25 fine against a Britt resident, Wayne R. Green, in Mayor Bill Finn's court here Saturday morning. The charge was filed after Thompson alleged the Britt man struck him with a large chain near the Thompson home a night or two earlier. It was assumed no serious injury resulted from the alleged attack. In otlier matters in Finn's court during the week, John R. Kollasch, Lakota, was fined $100, reckless driving; Alan J. Menke, Bancroft, $50, reckless driving; Lawrence S. Twedt, Independence, $12, speeding; Eldora E. Schmeling, Whittemore, $10, failing to enter :• highway safely; James W. Brooks, Kanawha, $10, failing to stop in an assured clear distance; and Verena L. McGuire, $10, failing to enter safely. Court costs were also assessed. Bint Calendar COMMUNIT Y EVENTS Burt Hie Monitor Lone Rock Pvbliihtd By th» Upplr 0«< Mointt Publishing Co , Algeria, lewd Burt Council Plans Work On Electric Lines BURT - In a special rneetin: of the Burt council, a motion was made to enter into a tentative agreement with the North Central Line. 1 Service Co., Alta, for work to be done on electrical lines in Burt. Thorp; arr- various particulars to lie ironed out liefon* a full agreement for the work c;ui lie completed. Plans are to convert several single phase linos to 3-bank phase lines, especially the lines running to UK; Burt Coop Elevator, Farm Service Co., and other heav\ users of current. Thero will also be several heavier transformers installed. According to Clerk G. H. McMullen, the entire town will benefit from the planned work, as extra current now drawn by the heavy users can be transmitted to other lines. - o Mr. and Mrs. Francis Erpelding entertained at apre-Christ- mas dinner and supper at the Legion hall Sunday. Guests included Mr. and Mrs. John Erpelding, Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Erpelding and family, Whittemore; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Erpelding and family, Bode; Mr. and Mrs. Martin Frideres and family, West Bend; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Brecka and family, Mason City; Mr. and Mrs. Ed Tigges and family, Burt; Jo Ann Erpelding, Des Moiries; and Duane Frideres, Dubuque. Mr. and Mrs. Don Mitchell and Judy, Iowa City, attended a family Christmas dinner at the Roy Williams home, Austin, Minn., Sunday. From there they went to Racine, Wise., to join otlier members of the family at the home of their daughter and husband, the Al Meyers. Christmas guests at the Wil- liam Giddines home included Nora Garner, Mr. and Mrs. Kay A. Walker, and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Fosnauqh, Al^ona. Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Teeter were hosts at a family Christmas dinner. Guests included her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mel Uuttoa; Mi. and Mis. Raymond Nels'in and farnih, LuVerne; Mr. and Mrs. Wa;.w; Schichtl and family, Washington, la.; Mr. and Mrs. Gar;, Schichtl and family, Britt; Mrs. Russell Cook and Henry Johannson, Algona; and Gwenytli Teeter, Denver, Colo. Christmas guests at the Charles Lappe home were Mr. and Mrs. Ron Lauer, Waseca, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Gene Schiltz, Albert Lea, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. George Lappe, Elmore; Clyde Bristow, Burt; Charlotte Lappe, Humboldt; and Charlene Lappe, Algona. Bill Hamilton, senior at Texas Wesleyan University, Ft. Worth, Texas, arrived home Sunday to spend the holidays with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Hamilton. Mr. and Mrs. Duane Mawdsley were hosts for the R. I. Mawdsley family Christmas dinner at their home Sunday, Dec. 24. Present were Mr. and Mrs.Ros- coe Mawdsley, Sr., Algona; Delores Mawdsley, Newton; and Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley, Jr. and boys. Mr. and Mrs. Al Hinckley and Duane left Friday to spend over Christmas witli Mr. and Mrs. Larry Hinckley and family; Mr. and Mrs. Bill Schatz and family; and Mr. and Mrs. Don Thomsen. They were joined for Christmas at the Schatz home by Mrs. Martha Schatz, Memo, So. Dak.; Mr. and Mrs. James Brehm and Billy, and Mrs. William Brehm, Sioux City. Christmas guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Gebken were Richard Gebken and Mr. and Mrs. DuWayne Gebken, Ames, and Mr. and Mrs. Dick Allen and family, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Harley Troutman, Kim, Laura and Joe were Christmas guests at the Harley Troutman, Sr., homfc in Al- LIVE MUSIC - Sat. Nite, Dec. 30- featuring The Living Ends (New Year's Party) DON'S PLACE Burt, Iowa Hear ye, hear ye, we resolve to do our best to serve our many fine customers and friends. MITCHELL'S DON MITCHELL Burt, la, Let us join in prayer that the world finds peace ... A blessed New Year) GARRY FUNERAL HOME THURSDAY, Dec. 28 - "Winter Wonderland" HomecomJjig Dance at high school gym 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. TUESDAY, Jan. 2 - Basketball - Sentral of Fenton - there- 7 p.m. American Legion Auxiliary - 8 p.m. SATURDAY, Jan. 6 - "Burning of the Greens" by Girl Scouts at Go-Kart track - 7 p.m. Joyous New Year nning a New Yea r, we look forward to new goals, new gains. May you enjoy a great '68. Nadine's Sundries Christmas guests at the Martin Becker home, Alcona, wore 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 boys, all of Burt; Mr. and Mrs. Thees Sclmakenbert; and famih, Lu Verne; and Mrs. Etliyl Main, Alrona. Mrs. Roger Tjarks, nee Linda Knoll, Titonka, began work at Thelma's Studio of Beauty Wednesday . Mrs. Tjarks is a graduate of LaJames Beauty School at Mason City and has had previous experience in cosmetology at Ames. She will be on duty each day of the week except Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Harms and family were hosts at the annual Wiener family Christmas dinner at their home Christmas Day. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Carl Wiener and Karla, Cedar Falls; Mr. and Mrs. James Droegemoeller and family, Fairmont; Mr. and Mrs. Roger Ulses and family, Fenton; and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wiener. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Lampe went to Ionia to spend Christmas with the Jim Steven family. Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Rasmussen celebrated an early Christmas in their home Sunday. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Harold Grover, Marie Grover, Luther Fairbanks and Linda, Lew Heinen of Algona and Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Graham, Wade and Wanda, Clear Lake. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Meister celebrated Christmas eve in their home. Present were Eugene Meister, home from college; Bill; Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Meister and Brett and Mary AnnGoetzofOel- wein. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Meister, Bill and Eugene and Mary Ann spent Christmas Day with Mrs. Meister'sparents, Mr. and Mrs. R. B. CoxatTempleton. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Fitch, Mrs. Dwight Ruse, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Ruse and boys, and Mrs. Timer Harms and family were Christmas dinner and supper guests in the Arthur Hix home at Sexton. Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Rasmussen spent Christmas Day at Kanawha in the L. E. Rasmussen home. PORTLAND By Mrs. Victor Fitch mramtimiimuiititiiiwiNimHiiiinmaiiiiiiiiiiutiiiimtinillii Mr. and Mrs, Frank Becker and family, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker, Mr. and Mrs. George Becker and family, Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley and family, Mr. and Mrs. Thees Schnakenberg and family, Mrs. Ethel Haines and Daryl Trauger were Christmas Day dinner guests in the Martin Becker home at Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Larson were Christmas Day dinner guests in the Jim Lindhorsthome. Other guests were Mr. and Mrs. Howard Sarchet, Wall Lake; Mr. and Mrs. Euclalr Meyer and family, Burt; Mr. and Mrs. Quinton Bjustrom, Mr. Milan Bjustrom, Mr. and Mrs. Otto Harlan, Mr. and Mrs. Arrie Dittmer, and Mr. and Mrs. Jack Thompson and John of Ankeny. , Mr. and Mrs. Jay Steven and y - RINGING IN BEST WISHES! RED'S MOTOR SHOP Reuteel's stfSj^^^SJPSPS^S^^S^SiSS^^^^^ TIME TO WISH YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR! We hope it will be a good year for you and your loved ones, in every way, May it bring you health, wealth, and happine«, We look forward to serving you soon, BURT SAVINGS BANK M6MB6R F,0,I,C, SAVINGS INSURED UP TO $15,000 Thursday, D«c. 28, 1967 Mr. and Mrs. Donald Ringsdorf returned a week ago Monday, after spending about ten days visiting her brother, Mr. and Mrs. Lee Brayton at Mt. Vale, New Jersey, also the Roy Andersons at Washington, D. C. Mr. and Mrs. Gene Ringsdorf and family of Estherville and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Seefeld and Bret were Christmas guests In the Donald Ringsdorf home. "Christian conscience is the voice of God standing behind us in every battle of life." INVINCIBLE METAL FURNITURE franchisee! dealer — Upper Des Moines Pub. Co. Good Luck 1968 bows in, and we send our greetings and good wishes for a pleasant and prosperous year. Jo Ann's NEW AND USED CLOTHING Phone 924-3253 Our hats are off to you in '68! May this New Year ring out with the joy of health and good fortune for you and yours. Burt Co-op Elevator RONALD JURGENS '<* I

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