The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 25, 1968 · Page 8
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Burt Mrs. Ruby Hinckley, News The Monitor Publi>h*d iy Thi Upptf D». MolnM Fubllthlnft Co., Algtita, lewo V Lone Rock Fete Couple At Burt; Wed For 40 Years BURT- Mr, and Mrs. William Madsen, Sr. were pleasantly surprised Friday evening when some of their children and families dropped in to help celebrate their parents' 40th wedding anniversary. Present were Mr. and Mrs. Bill Madsen and family, George, la., Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Madsen, Steve and Sandra, Mr. and Mrs. Don Reimers and family and Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Shipler. Friday afternoon callers were Mr. and Mrs. Werner Gade and Mrs. Gustave Berninghaus, West Bend, and Mrs. Herb Schmidt and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Gade, Whittemore. - o - GOODWILL TRUCK Goodwill Industries truck will be in Burt Jan. 31 to pick up bags of used clothing left at the J. L. Miller home. Now is a good time to clean your closets and drawers and at the same time give the handicapped something to do. Empty bags may be obtained at the Miller home and should be returned before Jan. 31. S/Sgt. and Mrs. Tom Larsen and family, Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo., spent from Thursday until Tuesday at the home of her parents, the William Madsens, Sr. They came to attend the wedding of her brother, Don, and Pamela Henderson. A Girl Scout troop committee meeting was held at the home of Iva Jurgens Friday. Present were Mrs. Marge Fuller of the Mason City Scout office, five leaders and four committee members. Plans were made for future activities for the three Scout troops in Burt. Some of the events planned were a "song fest" with the Titonka Girl Scouts, which was tentatively set for Feb. 22; the annual "Dad- Daughter Date Night", to be held early in March; and the annual Girl Scout cookie sale. The junior Girl Scouts will be in charge of the cookie sale this year. Mrs. Hy Firehammer left Thursday (today) for her home in St. Josephs, Mich, after spending the past ten days with her daughter and family, Rev. and Mrs. Edwin Bishop. She was accompanied back to St. Josephs by Mrs. Bishop, Paul and Joel, who will visit her parents for two weeks. Mrs. Lillian Hart and Kathie, Beaverton, Ore., Mr. and Mrs. Henry Prange, Wells, Minn., were Monday guests in the Al Hinckley home. The ladies are sisters of Mrs. Hinckley. Saturday GOING OUT OF BUSINESS SALE! SATURDAY - JAN 27 7:00 P.M. - SHIPLER BLDG. All ladies, mens and childrens clothes, shoes, accessories, etc. Also all fixtures, building and lot. Building has three bedroom apartment upstairs. TERMS; All merchandise and fixtures cash. Building 20% down day of sale and balance March 1, 1968. Immediate possession. CLERK - BURT SAVINGS BANK AUCTIONEERS: CHARLEY QUINN & CLAIR CLARK Not responsible for accidents. Everything goes to the highest bidder. 9MII* InK owner - Burt, Iowa Hold Rites For Former Burt Lady Monday BURT - Graveside rites for a former Burt resident, Mrs. Jessie Mier, Sheridan, Wyo., were held at 2 p. m., Jan. 22, at the Burt township cemetery. Rev. John Rieners, Lakota, officiated. Garry Funeral Home, Bancroft, was in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Mier was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Meigs, who at one time operated a millinery shop in Burt. - o Mr. and Mrs. Tim Klein, Rodman, were Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. William Madsen, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Campney and Mrs. Fred Davis spent Saturday night and Sunday with their mother, Mrs. 0. A. Campney, who is hospitalized at Des Moines. Chauncey Chipman, who had been hospitalized for the past six weeks at Mason City and Algona, was taken this week to Heritage Home, Bancroft, to convalesce from his illness. He will be happy to have Ms many friends call on him there. Mrs. 0. A. Campney is a patient at Iowa Methodist hospital, Des Moines, where she was taken Saturday from the Clarion hospital. Mrs. Campney had been hospitalized at Clarion for a week before being transferred to Des Moines. She underwent major surgery Tuesday. Rev. and Mrs. Henry Friedrich and children, Marcus, spent Friday with her mother, Mrs. Ella Meyer. Mrs. Don Mitchell, Heart Fund chairman for Kossuth county, conducted workshops for fund drive workers Friday. The workshops were held at Bancroft in the forenoon and Algona in the afternoon. Lone Rock Gl Is Home From Vietnam Duty LONE ROCK - Sgt. Larry Geitzenauer returned home Jan. 9 for a 32-day furlough after a year's duty in Vietnam. Larryis the son of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Geitzenauer. He will report back to Fort Erwin, Calif., until May when he will be discharged. - o - Mrs. Luther Kinne and family of LuVerne spent Monday at the home of her parents, the Alfred Schadendorfs. Mr. and Mrs. Allwin Lockwood were hosts to three tables of 500 Saturday evening. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Weisbrod, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Bierstedt, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Bierle, Mr. and Mrs. Oz Froehlich, and Mr. and Mrs. William Marlow. The Ladies 500 Club met at the Lone Rock Legion Hall Wednesday with six tables in play. The next meeting will be Feb. 21 with everyone welcome. Hostesses were Mrs, Georgia Marlow, Mrs. Harlan Marlow and Mrs. Rose Kraft. Next month, hostesses are Mrs, Allwin Lockwood, Mrs. Wayne Bellinger and Mrs. William Marlow. Rev. Albert Bullock and Jerry Wibben plan to attend the Presbytery meeting at Greene Tuesday. Cathie Schadendorf, daughter of the Alfred Schadendorfs, spent the weekend at home during the semester break. She and her sister Janet were overnight guests at the Harold Harms home Saturday evening. Sunday dinner guests at the Harold Harms home in Titonka were Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schadendorf and family. Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Blanchard and Jonathan spent Friday evening at the Gordon Blanchards. Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Blanchard, Mason City, spent Sunday at the home of his mother, Mrs. Maude Blanchard. The Lone Rock Legion Auxiliary will hold their second 500 card party Jan. 25 at 8 p.m. and everyone is welcome. Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Weisbrod and Terry were guests of Mrs. Gladys Smith, Fenton, Friday evening. Peggy Peftif Of Lone Rock Weds Jan. 20 LONE ROCK - Peggy Pettit, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow Pettit, became the bride of Wayne Preston, son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Preston, Seneca. The private ceremony was performed Saturday, Jan. 20, at 2 p.m. in the Lone Rock Presbyterian Church by Rev. Albert Bullock. The bride was attired in a white street-length dress with shoulder-tip veil and carried pink roses. Her attendant was Meri Hurl- bur t. Attending the groom was Marvin Bellinger. A reception for 150 guests was held at the Lone Rock Legion Hall, Mrs. Evelyn Earing, aunt of the bride, had charge of the guest book. Another aunt, Mrs. Harlan Blanchard, poured. Mrs. Fritz Newbrough and Mrs. Darrell Preston cut and served the cake. At the punch bowl were Mrs. Virgil Preston and Mrs. Emery Preston. The latter also had charge of the flowers. After a week's honeymoon, the couple will make their home in Fenton. The Auxiliary members served. COMMUNITY CALENDAR FRIDAY, JAN. 26 - Basketball, Lincoln-Central, home game, 7 p. m. SATURDAY, JAN. 27-Annual Lions Club Pancake Day, serving from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. and from 5 p. m. until all are served. MONDAY, JAN. 29 - Monthly meeting of the Burt Telephone Co., 7:30 p. m. TUESDAY, JAN. 30-Basketball, Woden-Crystal Lake, there, WEDNESDAY, JAN. 31 Annual Homemade Chili and Vegetable Soup Supper, Methodist Church, serving from 5 p. m. to 7:30 p. m. CHURCH NEWS BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. John Reiners, Supply Pastor THURSDAY and FRIDAY, JAN. 25 and 26- Work Days at church. SUNDAY, JAN. 28 - Divine Worship Services, 8:45 a. m. Rev. Russell Markkula, Avoca, Wise., guest pastor. Sunday School, 9;45 a. m. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 31 -Choir Rehearsal, 7:30 p. m. ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Edwin Bishop, Pastor SUNDAY, JAN. 28 - Sunday School, 8 a. m. Divine Worship Services, 9 a.m. Walther League Social, 2 p. m. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 31 - Sunday School Teachers' meeting, 2p.m. Religion school and confirmation class, 6 p. m. Choir rehearsal, 8 p. m. FRIDAY, FEB. 2-Communion announcing, 4 to 5 p. m. and 6:30 to 8 p. m. GOOD HOPE METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor SUNDAY, JAN. 28 - Sunday School, 10 a. m. Divine Worship GARRY FUNERAL HOME and AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYOIN PHONE BANCROFT 5483 SUCCESSOR TO C. B. CHIPMAN FUNIRM $?RVICf C. B. CHIPMAN, PHC^f 0URT, RES. 924-343) Services, 1 a. m. Pot-luck dinner and family fellowship with Mrs. Elsie Hawke, Storm Lake, guest, 12:30 p. m. THURSDAY, FEB. 1 - W. S. C. S., 2 p. m. BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor SUNDAY, JAN. 28 - Divine Worship Services, 9 a. m. Sunday School, 10 a. m. Pot-luck supper and family fellowship night, 6:30 p. m. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 31 Annual Homemade Chili and Soup Supper, serving from 5p. m.until 7:30 p. m. Sponsored by Merry Mixers and M.Y.F. groups. PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Lone Rock, Iowa Rev. Albert C. Bullock, Pastor SUNDAY, JAN. 28 - Morning Worship, 10 a. m. Sunday Church School, 11 a. m. SATURDAY, JAN. 27 - Communicant's Class, 9 a. m. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 31-Youth Fellowship, 6:45 p. m. Choir Rehearsal, 7:30 p. m. Pancake Day Set At Burt On Saturday BURT - Burt Lions Monday night completed plans for the annual Pancake Day to be held Jan. 27, with Fred Hilton as over-all chairman. Five members of the Britt Lions Club were in attendance at Monday's meeting bringing with them a "Black Derby." The derby is a means of promoting visitations between clubs. It was carried to Algona Tuesday night by several local Lions. Kenneth Cook gave a short talk on his recent harrowing experience near Indianopolis while en- route to Ohio to pick up a new truck. Dale Lockwood reported that the local Boy Scouts would present the program at the February meeting of the club. The 6:30 dinner was prepared by the following Legion Auxiliary ladies: Genevieve Graham, Beth Miller, Wantalee Hawcott, and Jean Lockwood. - o - SHOWERS HONOR Judy Mescher, bride of the near future, has been honored at several miscellaneous showers the past week. Saturday, Mesdames Stanley and Ronald Gardner, John Scuff- ham, Hollis and Cliff Benschoter, Willis Etherington and Floyd Bode were hostesses honoring Judy at the Plum Creek Community Center. The 30 guests were registered by Nor ma Bode. Following a short program presented by Julie Bode, Mrs. Willis Etherington, and Noriha Bode, Judy was assisted in opening her many gifts by her sister, Jean, and Karen Kruger and Alice Jane Bode. Sunday, Miss Mescher was the guest of honor at a miscellaneous shower at the home of Mrs. Grace Byrne, Moorland. Miss Mescher will become the bride of William Byrne, Moorland, at Bancroft Feb. 3. TSorden's A COMPLETE LINE OF GRADE A DAIRY PRODUCTS ome • iurr Urge Crowd At Opening, Burt Station BURT - Larry Manus, owner and operator of Larry's K & H station, Burt, is grateful to the many friends and relatives who dropped in at the grand opening of the station Jan. 20. Over 200 area residents registered during the day. Winners of the drawings were Harold Lavrenz, Jim Fries, Mrs. Roland Lavrenz, Jerry Wiener, Mrs. Theo. Jacobsen, Arnold Skadburg, Alva Kahler, Theo. Jacobsen, Gerald Soderberg, Roy Chrischilles, Mrs. Glee Bullock, Dan Long, Peggy Allen, Herman Soderberg, Dallas Curtis, Bob Engstrom, Don Reimers, Bob Ruhnke, and Larry Bunkofske. INTERVIEW PASTOR Leonard Stenzel, Mrs. Robert Angus, Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley, Jr., Robert Ortman, and Mrs. Roy Ringsdorf, all members of the Presbyterian pulpit committee, accompanied by Mrs. Christensen of Woden, spent Sunday at Avoca, Wise., to hear and interview Rev. Russell Markkula, a possible candidate to accept a call from the two churches. Rev. Markkula will be in Burt Sunday. - o - Sunday dinner guests of Mrs. Ella Meyer were Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Meyer and boys, and Mr. and Mrs. EuClaire Meyer, Terry and Brenda. Mr. and Mrs. Harley Troutman, Kim, Laura and Joe were Saturday evening guests at the parental Harley Troutman, Sr. home. CARD OF THANKS Sincerest thanks to everyone who took the time to help make our grand opening on Saturday the success it was. Special thanks to those who presented us with flowers or other gifts. We are deeply grateful to everyone and will strive to give you prompt and efficient service at all times. Larry's K & H, Burt. (7) Dennis Waller, Editor mmmmmlmmmimaammmm Thursday, Jan. 25, 1968 Algona (la.) Upper DM Meir.M-9 something we can offer you.... and convenience is our business! A checking account at the Burt Savings Bank can save you time, energy, footwork and headaches. Pay bills by check to keep your records exact and accurate. The cost is minimal and the effort you save is great. Play it smart and safe with a convenient checking account with us ... BURT SAVINGS BANK MEMBER F.D.I.C SAVINGS INSURED UP TO $15,000 SINCLAIR DAYS January 26 & 27 Hurt; it is. Brand new. And waiting to be looked over by you! There will be free coffee and refreshments, a fret; «iit for everyone who walks in the door. and. you may win a valuable door prize. 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