The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 4, 1968 · Page 12
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, January 4, 1968
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Burt Church Has Student Day Recently BURT - "Methodist Student Day" was observed at the Hurt and Good Hope Methodist churches Sunday. Several students assisted Rev. Davies in the worship services. Students assisting at Hurt were Doug Black, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls; Jane Barslou, Mankato State; Patsy Zwiefel, Wayne State Teacher's College, Wayne, Nebr.; Dianne Hoppus, student nurse at Iowa Methodist Hospital, Des Moines; and Nancy Ackerman, Estherville J. C. At Good Hope, Lois Hunt and David Walker, both students at Iowa State University, Ames, assisted in the service. - o - FOOT BROKEN Ray Spry is getting around these days on crutches. Ray had the misfortune of falling about 15 feet while at work on a Sinclair Fertilizer plant at Ackley Thursday. He suffered two broken bones in his right foot and a badly bruised shoulder in the fall. - o - Mrs. Magdalin Ortman, Robert and Sandra were guests Sunday at the Wilbur Petersen home, Crystal Lake. They helped Richard Petersen observe his birthday anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Tebbon and family, Corwith, were Saturday guests of her aunt, Mrs. Elsie Winters. Mr. and Mrs. Owen Hopkins, Fredricksburg, were Friday afternoon and over night guests at the home of her sister and husband, the J. L. Millers. Mr. and Mrs. Norland Boyd, Iowa City, spent Saturday and Sunday with her parents, the Don Mitchells. Michelle Miller, student at St. Olaf's College, Northfield, Minn., spent her Christmas vacation at the homes of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Fredrickson and Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller. Michelle is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Miller of Tokyo, Japan. Mrs. Elsie Winters entertained the members of the T.N.T..Club at a 10 o'clock brunch at her home Tuesday. Christmas guests at the J. L. Miller home were Mr. and Mrs. Clark Miller and Tim, Titonka; Greg Miller, Mankato; Valerie Miller, Fayette; and Michelle Miller, Nortlifield, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Boettcher, Mrs. Elsie Winters, Cynthia Long and members of the junior class were among the many relatives and friends attending the wedding of Jerry Nyedegger and Kathy Hawkinson, Clear Lake, held at the Immanuel Lutheran Church, Forest City, Friday evening. Mr. Nydegger is Burt High School math instructor and junior class sponsor. Holiday visitors at the Walter Steward home included Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Steward, Rick, Ron, Robert, Rita and Ralph, Hazel- crest, HI.; Mr. and Mrs. Gary Abbas and Michael, Quincy, HI.; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bringman and family, Kalona; Mr. and Mrs. Roger Steward, Madrid; and Mr, and Mrs. Ray Miller, Darrell and Joyce, Estlierville. Christmas guests of Mrs. Elsie Winters were Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Clark and daughters, Spencer; Mr. and Mrs. Dale Lockwood, Burt; and Mrs. Evelyn Mack, Hardy. Jennifer Clark remained with her grandmother \Bordens A COMPLETE LINE OF GRADE A DAIRY PRODUCTS Burt r Hie Monitor Thursday, Jan. 4, 1968 Lone (lo.J Upper D*« Moines-S n K Mrs. Ruby Hinckley, News Publi>h * d By Th * for serveral days. Wednesday evening dinner guests at the J. L. Miller home were Mrs. Elsie Winters, Jennifer Clark, Spencer, and Tim Miller, Titonka. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wiener spent Sunday with her brother and family. Christmas guests of Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Fredrickson were their son Jim and family, Rockwell; and granddaughter, Michelle Miller, Northfield, Minn. New Year's guests at the home of Gladys Hawcott were Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Hawcott and Kenneth, Mrs. Etta Holdren, Lulu Hawcott and Selina Clifton. Mr. and Mrs. Layton Rash and family returned to their home at Riverside, Calif. Tuesday after a week's visit at the home of his mother. The Rashes were en- route to Riverside from New York where he had been employed. Christmas Day, all joined other members of the family at the John Rash home, Algona. Other guests included Mrs. Betty Webb and Mr. and Mrs. Gary Webb and boys. Mr. and Mrs. Leanard Stenzel entertained at their home New Year's night in honor of their son Joel's birthday anniversary. Guests were Joel's grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Dremmel.and Mr. and Mrs. Bert Baldwin and family, Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. Duane Dittrner and family. Christmas dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Presthus were their daughters and families Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Marlow,Rodney and Michael, and Mr. .and Mrs. Jerry Kissner and family. Mrs. Louisa Eden was a Christmas dinner guest of her daughter, Mrs. Magdaline Ortman, Robert and Sandra. All were Christmas afternoon and supper guests at a family gathering at the Clifford McGregor home, Armstrong. Christmas guests at the parental Ray Dremmel home were Mr. and Mrs. Bert Baldwin and family, Algona; Mr. and Mrs. Duane Dittmer and family, Lone Rock; -;"and Mrrand Mrs. Leonard Stenzel, Dawn and Joel." ' The Mariner's Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. Sunday evening, Jan. 7. There will be installation of officers for the new year. Hosts will be Mr. and Mrs. Duane Mawdsley and Mr. and Mrs. Russell Patterson. Members of Kossuth Chapter O.E.S. will meet in the chapter hall at 8 p.m. Jan. 9. Hosts will be Lillian Fredrickson and Ruby and Al Hinckley. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Kissner entertained at dinner New Year's Day. Guests included Pastor Edwin Bishop and Paul, Lawrence Presthus, Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Marlow, Rodney and Michael, and Mr. and Mrs. Billy Gifford, Bryan, Julie and Sharon. Following tiie dinner an impressive ceremony was conducted by Rev. Bishop dedicating the Kissners new home. Members of the W.S.C.S. were hostesses at a coffee hour honoring Methodist students home for the holidays, following Sunday morning's worship service. Guests besides the students were members of the congregation. Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller, Mrs. Elsie Winters and Mrs. Thecla Christensen attended the open house honoring Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Krantz, Titonka, on their silver wedding anniversary Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Fredrickson were New Year's Eve guests of Mrs, Jo Hardy, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Stenzel, Dawn and Joel were hosts for the Stenzel family Christmas gathering Sunday. Present were Mrs. Ella Stenzel and Ruby, Mr. and Mrs. Ellwyn Stenzel, Debbie and Tammy, and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Edgington and family, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Duane Dittmer and family entertained for Christmas at their home Sunday. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Arie Dittmer, and Mr. and Mrs. Eu Claire Meyer, Terry and Brenda. Burt Calendar OF COMMUNITY EVENTS THURSDAY, Jan. 4-Masonic Lodge - 8 p.m. Installation of officers. FRIDAY, Jan. 5 - Basketball Sentral of Fenton - there- 7p.m. SATURDAY, Jan. 6-"Burning of the Greens" by Girl Scouts 7 p.m. MONDAY, Jan. 8 - School Board meets - 7:30 p.m. TUESDAY, Jan. 9 - Basketball with Ringsted - here - 7 p.m. Eastern Star - 8 p.m. THURSDAY, Jan. 11-Past Matrons meet at home of Lulu Hawcott, Gladys Hawcott assisting 2:15 p.m. BURT CHURCH CALENDAR BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. JohnReiners—Supply pastor SUNDAY, Jan. 9 - Divine worship and communion service 8:45 a.m. Sunday school - 9:45 a.m. Mariners meet - 7:30 p.m. TUESDAY, Jan. 9 - Prayer group meets - 7:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Jan. 10-Annual congregational meeting - 7:30 p.m. ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Edwin Bishop — Pastor FRIDAY, Jan. 5-Communion announcement - 4 to 5 p.m. and 6:30 to 8 p.m. SUNDAY, Jan. 7 - Sunday school - 8 a.m. Divine worship and Holy Communion service 9 a.m. WEDNESDAY, Jan. 10 - Religion school and confirmation class - 6 p.m. Choir rehearsal- 8 p.m. BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies— Pastor SUNDAY, Jan. 7 - Worship Service and Holy Communion 9:00 a.m. Sunday School - 10:00 a.m. WEDNESDAY, Jan. 10 - Sub- district Pastor's Meeting, Ayrshire. GOOD HOPE METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies-Pastor THURSDAY, Jan. 4-Good Hope W.S.C.S. Meeting - 2 p.m. Trustees and Memorial Committee meet - 8 p.m. SUNDAY, Jan. 7 - Sunday school - 10 a.m. Worship service and communion - 11 a.m. MYF meeting, Algona - 5 p.m. Happy Scrappers - 7:30 p.m. TUESDAY, Jan. 9 - Algona Ministerial Union WEDNESDAY, Jan. 10 - Sub- district Pastor's Meeting, Ayrshire. WHERE?—If you read the Algona Upper Des Moines, YOU KNOW! LECTRIC & MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on all r*- winding and general re* pair of electric motort, RED'S MOTOR SHOP BURT, IA. - PHONE 934-3941 GARRY FUNERAL HOME ana 1 AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYGEN PHONE BANCROFT. 5483 SUCCESSOR TO C. B. CHIPMAN FUNERAL SERVICE C. &. CHIPMAN, PHGME T, RES. 924-3431 Santa Visits Lone Rock LONE ROCK - Santa Claus visited Lone Rock recently and distributed candy, nuts and a small toy to' children who visited him. The photo above proves he attracted a crowd of highly- interested children, who, incidentally, were well-pleased with their visit. Holiday guests December 25 at the Axel Carlson's, Burt, were their children, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Carlson and Jeff, Corwith; Mr. and Mrs. Philip Carlson and family, Algona; Mr. and Mrs. Ray Carlson and family, Titonka; Mr. and Mrs. Norman Carlson, Ankeny; Mr. and Mrs. John Carlson and family, Whittemore; Miss Carol Carlson and Mrs. Carlson's brother, Leonard Larson, Wesley. Burning Of Green BURT - Plans are complete for the burning of the green by Burt Girl Scouts Saturday, Jan. 6, at 7 p. m. at the Go-Kart track. A queen will be chosen from the girls of three troops. After she is crowned, she will set the fire. A short program will follow at the track and another will take place at the school lunchroom. In case of inclement weather, the program will be held at the school. Burt citizens are asked to save their trees and have them on the boulevards Saturday morning for pickup. [Lone Rock I • By Mrs. Wm. E. Marlow P Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Blanchard and Jonathon, and Mrs. Maude Blanchard spent Sunday at Mason City with the Gordon Blanchards. The Happy Homemakers Club met Dec. 20 at the home of Mrs. Clair Bellinger for a Christmas party. Present were Mesdames Laurence Dittmer, Marvin Kueck, Harvey Larson, A. D. Newbrough, Lawrence Newbrough, Harold Holmgren, Andrew Thompson, Henry Schroeder, and Mrs. Willis Bellinger was a guest. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Sloan, Corwith, spent Christmas Day at the Laurence Dittmer home. Sunday evening guests at the Willard Thompson home were Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Thompson, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Gary Schiltz and family, Victoria, Minn., and Neva Thompson. Catherine Bierstedt, Shawnee, Kan., is spending Christmas vacation with her parents, the Howard Bierstedt's. Mr. and Mrs. Bierstedt and family were Friday night supper guests at the William Larsons, Corwith. Monday evening guests at the Howard Bierstedt's were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Mitchell and family, Fenton, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Kemna and family, Bancroft, Mr. and Mrs. Ferdinand Bierstedt, Fenton, and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Elbert, Algona. Sunday guests at the Dean Jorgenson home, Algona, were Mr. and Mrs. Frank Flaig, Mr. and Mrs. Rodger Jensen and family. The Frank Flaigs spent Christmas Day with the C. W. Heerdt's at Burt. Mrs. Elsie Willrett of Algona spent Sunday until Tuesday at the Frank Flaigs. The Frank Flaigs visited Mrs. Jim _ Ackerman at the Britt hospital r Wednesday. Christmas Day guests at the Nick Doocy home were Mr. and Mrs. Arden Doocy and family, Whittemore, and Mr. and Mrs. David Doocy and family, Bancroft. Guests at the William Knoll's for Christmas Day were Mr. and Mrs. Roger Frink and family, f Whittemore, Mr. and Mrs. Roger Tjarks, Titonka, and Mrs. Grace Jackman, Algona. Monday Christmas guests at the home of Tena Jensen were Mr. and Mrs. Roy Jensen, Otto Jen- 1 sen, Fenton, Mr. and Mrs. Roger Jensen, Rodney and Cathie, Mr. and Mrs. Orville Deardorff and family, Mr. and Mrs. Verlin Summy, Yale, Mr. and Mrs. James Jensen and daughter, Albert Lea, Minn. The Laverne Hammerstroms and Dean, LuVerne, and Perry Eimers and Judy Hammerstrom, Sioux City, all spent Monday at the Ralph Hammerstrom home. Christmas Day dinner guests at the Wayne Bollingers were Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Bell and Paul, Whittemore; Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Bellinger; Harvey Bollinger; Carol and Michael Tietz; Gus and Estel Bierstedt, Fenton. WEST BEND HUMIDIFIERS "Water Wheel" Moisturizers make any home more comfortable. Get a free brochure at our store. reg. $74.95 NOW ONLY tAO ' DON MITCHELL Phone 924-3413 Burt, la. LIVE MUSIC featuring Steve & The Jubilees The Wayne Bellingers spent Christmas Eve at the Alfred Bell's, Whittemore, and the Kenneth Bellinger's, Fenton. Mr. and Mrs. Larry Menz and family are here visiting their parents, the Delmar Fischers and the Clarence Menz's. Christmas evening guests at the Delmar Fischer home were Mr. and Mrs. Larry Menz and family, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Shelton, Webster City, Albert Klein, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Menz and Mrs. Anna Menz. Sunday evening guests at the Lyle Marlows were Mr. and Mrs. Eugene (Bud) Marlow, Rodney and Michael, Mr. and Mrs. John Bollinger and John, and Mr. and Mrs. Walter Sorenson, Burt. Christmas dinner guests at the home of Neva Thompson were Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Thompson, Algona.; Mr. and Mrs. Warren Thompson and Linda, Swea City; Mr. and Mrs. Gary Schiltz and family, Victoria, Minn., Mrs. Adela Thompson and Charles; and Mr. and Mrs. Willard Thompson and family. Sunday guests at Mrs. Georgia Marlows were Mr. and Mrs. Merwin Marlow, Mr. and Mrs. George Kissner, Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Marlow and Deann, Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Marlow and girls, Mr. and Mrs. William Marlow and family, Lanny Kissner, Mr. and Mrs. Merrill Marlow and family, Millard, Nebr., Mr. and Mrs. Eugene (Bud) Marlow and boys, Mr. and Mrs. John Bellinger and son, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Henrickson and family, Bancroft, Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Long and family, Bettendorf, and Vicki Elmers. Christmas weekend guests at the Ervin Wetzels were Mr. and Mrs. Vaughn Kramer and family of Sioux City. The Ed Blanchards left Sunday for Cedar Falls and spent Christmas Day with the Delbert Blanchards. Their granchildren, Sherry and Terry, came back with them for a week's visit. Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Marlow and Deann visited Monday afternoon at the Art Bierstedt home, Lakota. They spent Monday evening at the Dick O'Donnell home. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Geitzenauer and family were Christmas dinner guests at the C. J. Stauder home in Bancroft. Mr. and Mrs. Leo Geitzenauer and Gina of Clear Lake were guests, also. Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Weisbrod and family, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Tigges and Barbara, Minneapolis, Mr. and Mrs. Rodger Osborn and family of Carroll were Sunday Christmas dinner guests at the Clarence Osborns, Fenton. Gladys Smith and Jim were afternoon guests. Mrs. Ida Schultz accompanied the Alf Kruegers to Minneapolis Friday to visit her granddaughter, Dawn. They left by plane to spend the Christmas weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Schultz and family and Mr. and Mrs. Jack Schimetz and Jeff nf New Berlin and Milwaukee. Mrs. Schultz and Dawn flew back Tuesday to Minneapolis and she returned home with the Alt Kruegers Wednesday. Thursday evening Christmas guests at the Alf Kruegers were Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Meyer and boys, Swea City, and Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Meyer, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Christenson and Jean Beth, Belgrade, Minn., were here Wednesday to attend the Lone Rock alumni meeting at Burt. The Alf Kruegers attended a reunion Thursday at the Swea City school building for graduates and teachers of Grant school. The Jim Colwells arrived home Sunday from Norfolk, Va. to visit the Jesse Blanchards and the Willis Colwells, Algona. Jim is serving in the armed forces. Mr. and Mrs. Alf Krueger spent Friday with the Kermit Kruegers, St. Paul. 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