The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 21, 1968 · Page 10
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Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, February 21, 1968
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Burt The Monitor Wednesday, Feb. 41, 1968 Algona (la.) Upper Dei Meinet-9 Lone Rock L Mrs. Ruby Hlfliktty, N«w» ALGONA, IOWA, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 1968 D«nn!« Waller, tdlter Kindergarten At Burt Has Been Real Busy BURT - Everyone in the kindergarten enjoyed a Valentine party here Wednesday and were thrilled with the many valentines each received. The kinder^artners are busy learning numbers. They are also busy doing homework that is related to the "Getting Ready to Read" book. They are looking for pictures whose names begin with the same sound as their magic pictures. Birthdays were celebrated recently by Julie Scott, Joe Troutman and Mrs. Dangelser. Each brought treats to share with the class. - o - VALENTINE BANQUET A semi-formal Outer Space Valentine Banquet was held at the Presbyterian church Wednesday evening for the members of the Presbyterian youth groups and their sponsors, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Angus and Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley, Jr. The 6:30 roast beef dinner was prepared and served by mothers of the youth. Arrangements for the banquet and party were made by Sandra Ortman, Pat Sheirbon, Donna Miller, Duane Heyes and Tom Trunkhill, fellowship committee. Following the dinner a program was presented. Included was an impressive ceremony, "Which Key Fits the Lock." Also on the Irtaturiny A COMPLETE LINE OF GRADE A DAIRY PRODUCTS J4 ome •URT 924-3387 DON HIIMWS program were several vocal trio numbers by Pat Sheirbon, Janet and Linda Becker, accompanied by Evelyn Mawdsley; and a scavenger hunt. - o - AT CONFERENCE Pastor Edwin Bishop attended an all-day Pre-Lenten Conference at Ames Tuesday. In attendance were pastors from all Missouri Synod Lutheran churches of the Iowa District West and Iowa District East. Guest speakers for the afternoon were Rev. Edwin Weber, president of Michigan District Missouri Synod ofFraser, Mich., and Dr. Paul Zimmerman, president of Concordia Lutheran Junior College, Ann Arbor, Mich. - o - Mrs. Homer Sabin spent the past ten days at the home of her son and family, the Merton Stewards, Ames. • Mrs. Sabin stayed with the grandchildren while their parents enjoyed a vacation in southern states. Many Burt residents attended the soup supper held at the Fenton Methodist Church Wednesday evening. The supper was served by the M.Y.F. groups. Members of the U and I Club, their husbands and other guests enjoyed a banquet at Ray's Grill, Bancroft Tuesday evening. Following dinner, the 19 guests present were taken on a vacation via colored slides, to Norway, Denmark, Germany, Holland, and Italy. The slides, shown by Ervin and Adella Ulses, were taken by their son Gene during his summer vacation trip to those countries. Gene is studying for the priesthood in Rome, Italy. Mrs. Ella Meyer received word Friday of the death of her aunt, Mrs. Martha Mueller, Fenton. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Batt, Raymond, Iowa, are staying with his father, Bill Batt, for several weeks while the former is doing work in Forest City and other area^ towqs. ;Harold is employed by;;Western Elecitric'. Dr. and Mrs. M. I. Lichter arrived home the end of the week after spending two weeks at the home of their daughter and family, the Jerry Garmans at Dallas, Texas. Guests at the Al Hinckley home Monday through Thursday were Mrs. Don Thomson, Michelle and Scott, Iowa City and Mrs. Larry Hinckley, Cheryl Ann and Barry. They were accompanied home by Mr. Hinckley, who had been hospitalized at Iowa City the past three weeks. Pastor Edwin Bishop went to Mason City Tuesday evening where he met his wife and two sons who returned by air from St. Joseph's, Mich. Mrs.Bishopand sons spent the past three weeks with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hy Firehammer. Mr. Firehammer accompanied his daughter and family back to Burt, returning to Michigan Wednesday. KOSSUTH COUNTY'S FAVORITE NEWSPAPER!! GARRY FUNERAL HOME and AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYGEN PHONE BANCROFT 5483 SUCCESSOR TO C. B. CHIPMAN FUNERAL SERVICE C. B. CHIPMAN, PHONE BURT, RES. 924-3431 •BEAT THE SPRING RUSH ... NOW i I Plan ahead for a busy spring season with your tractor, Beat the annual jam up by having us tune Mp your tractor now, Reutzel's Garage One of seven This brand new span north of Lone Rock is one of seven new bridges built in Kossuth County during 1967. About $100.000 was spent for the bridges, including two in Whittemore township, and one each in Swea, Burt LuVerne. Hebron and Lincoln townships A total of % million dollars in road work was done during the year Miss Zwiefel Queen Nominee, P-Creek Elite 924-3315 lurt, la. SANDRA ZWIEFEL BURT -Sandra Zwiefel, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Cletus Zwiefel, has been nominated by Plum Creek Elite to be Queen candidate for 4-H Fun Night, Feb. 24. She is an eighth grade staudent at Burt. New Member Is Received, Burt Eastern Star BURT - Mrs. Tom Herrick was received as a member of the Kossuth chapter Eastern Star Tuesday night by affiliation. She was formerly a member of the Gilmore City chapter. Officers unable to be present for installation in January were installed at Tuesday's meeting. They were: Mabeline Lovstad, secretary; Betty Jean Miller, marshal; and Mary Jane Dugan, organist. Installing officers presiding were past matrons Lefie McMiil- len, Mary Jean Andrews and Lorraine Campney. The officers voted to practice at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24. Invitations were received from the Algona, Armstrong, Swea City and Britt chapters to attend their schools of instruction coming up soon. Hosts for the fellowship hour following the business meeting were Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller and Mr. and Mrs. Clark Miller. - o Mrs. Al Hinckley spent the weekend with her husband who is hospitalized in Iowa City and with the Larry Hinckleys and Bill Schatzs, Cedar Rapids, and the Don Thomsens, Iowa City. Wilt Honor Burt Couple Wed 25 Years BURT - An open house honoring Mr. and Mrs. Charles Schrader on their 25th wedding anniversary will be held at the Burt Methodist Church from 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 25. No written invitations are being sent, however the honoree'sfam- ily, Brian, Donna & Kimberly Zwiefel, and Sandra, Patricia and Chuckie Schrader, who will be hosts for the occasion, wish to take this opportunity to extend a cordial invitation to all relatives and friends to attend and enjoy the occasion with their parents. DECORATED Two Audubon natives were presented with combat medals recently. Maj. Robert Mullenger was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Bronze Star Medal and his fifth Air Medal. Army Captain Donald E, Christensen was presented the Bronze Star Medal. COMMUNITY CALENDAR THURSDAY, Feb. 22 - Washington's Birthday - Post Office and Bank closed. MONDAY, Feb. 26 - Monthly meeting Burt Telephone Co. 7:30 p.m. FEB. 26, 27, 29 - Boys Sectional Basketball Tournament. BURT CHURCH CALENDAR BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. John Reiner s- Supply pastor SUNDAY, Feb. 25- Divine worship service - 8:45 a.m. Sunday school - 9:45 a.m. TUESDAY, Feb. 27 -Spiritual Life meeting - 7:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Feb. 28-U.P.Y. meet - 7:30 p.m. FRIDAY, March 1 - Union World Day of Prayer meeting with Methodist ladies assisting 2 p.m. ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN 'Edwin' Bishop - Pastor WEDNESDAY, Feb. 21 - Religion school and confirmation class - 6 p.m. Choir rehearsal - 8 p.m. Trustee's meeting - 8 p.m. SUNDAY, Feb. 25-"The Lutheran Hour" Sunday. Sunday school - 8 a.m. Divine worship 9 a.m. - Sermon topic is "The Miracle of Love" - A special offering will be taken for "The Lutheran Hour." WEDNESDAY, Feb. 28 - Ash Wednesday - Lent begins. Sunday school teacher's meeting 2 p.m. Religion school and confirmation class - 6 p.m. Lenten vesper services - 8 p.m. Choir rehearsal and communion announcements - 8:45 p.m. FRIDAY, March 1 - World Day of Prayer services at Trinity Lutheran in Algona - 2 p.m. BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies- Pastor WEDNESDAY, Feb. 21 - Circles of the W.S.C.S, meet as usual. Official board meeting 7:30 p.m. SUNDAY, Feb. 25 - Worship service - 9 a.m. - Sermon "Violence and the Kingdom of God" Sunday School - 10 a.m. Leave for DistrictM.Y.F. Rally atSpen- cer - 1 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Feb. 28 - Ash Wednesday. Lenter service 7:30 p.m. Fidelis class - 2:15 p.m. FRIDAY, March 1 - World Day of Prayer services, Burt Presbyterian Church - 2 p.m. GOOD HOPE METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies- Pastor SUNDAY, Feb. 25 - Sunday school - 10 a.m. Worship service - 11 a.m. - Sermon, "Violence and the Kingdom of God." Leave for District M.V.F. Rally at Spencer - 1 p.m. THURSDAY, Feb. 29-. Mother- Daughter Banquet - 6:30 p.m. FRIDAY, March 1 - World Day of Prayer services, Algona Episcopal Church - 2 p.m. PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH LONE ROCK, IOWA Rev. Albert C. Bullock-Pastor SATURDAY, Feb. 24 - Communicants class - 9 a.m. SUNDAY, Feb. 25 - Morning worship- 10a.m. Sundaychurch school - 11 a.m. Youth fellowship - 6 p.m. MONDAY, Feb. 26-Adult Bible study - 8 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Feb. 28-Choir rehearsal - 7:30 p.m. County Municipal League Session, Election At Burt The regular meeting of the Kossuth County Municipal League was to be held Tuesday, Feb. 20, 1968, at 7:30 p.m. at the Burt Town Hall, Burt, Iowa. Election of officers for 1968 will be held. Mayor Mallory has appointed the following on the nominating committee: Mayor Wm. J. Finn, Chm., Mayor Gartner, and Mayor Hanson. Representatives ol the Iowa Comprehensive Alcoholic Project were to be at this meeting to explain the project for the treatment, rehabilitation, and education of alcoholics in Iowa. Portland Man's Brother Is Hospitalized PORTLAND - The Marlow family received a call from Phoenix, Ariz. Wednesday evening, stating their brother, Donald, was in critical condition. P. W. Marlow, Mrs. Richard (Lois) Bristow, LuVerne, and Mrs. Eric (Lucille) Seegegarth, Lone Rock, were taken by car to Sioux Falls, S.D. Saturday where they met another sister, Mrs. George (Sylvia) Harms, and took a plane to Phoenix. Donald Marlow had a lung removed about five years ago and had moved to Phoenix for his health. - o - FAREWELL PARTY A group of neighbors came Saturday evening, bringing lots of good things to eat, a beautiful card and a gift of money to buy something for the new home Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Rasmussen are building in Algona. This was a farewell party as. the Ras- mussens plan to move to Algona the first part of March at which time their son Richard and family of Chesterton, Ind. will move on and operate the Rasmussen farm. Neighbors coming in for the farewell party were Grace Trenary, Kenneth Trenary, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Shipler, Mr. and Mrs. Har- FOR SALE - Good hay in the barn. -QC a bale. W. HAWCOTT, Phuiit- 02-4-3227 (!-}) CARD OF THANKS I \visti to thank my many jriends and relativc-.s '.or the cards, gifts and calls 1 n-cer. ed while hospitalized at Lies Moiiics, and Clarion and since coming home. They were very much appreciated. Mabel Campney. (1-3*) Expert lervice on oil r«. g ond genfu; repair of electric LECTRIC I MOTOR SERVICE » ^ RED'S MOTOR SHOP 8URT. IA. - PHONI 934-3341 old Grover, Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Stewart, Mrs. Tony Jandl, L. J. Fairbanks and Linda, and Mrs. Howard Sparks. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lovstad were Sunday visitors In the Edmund Larson home. Sunday evening visitors were Mr. and Mrs. Mike Arend and Mrs. Effie Teeter. Mr. and Mrs. Timer Harms and family were Sunday visitors and supper guests in the home of Mrs. Dwight Ruse. Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Larson and Mrs. Jack Thompson and John were Tuesday dinner guests in the home of Effie Teeter in Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Harms and family and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wiener of Burt were Sunday supper guests in the Jesse Harms home. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Arend were Friday afternoon visitors in the Mike Arend home in Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Harms and Paula were Sunday dinner guests In the home of Mrs. Harms' parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schadendorf, Lone Rock. Mrs. Jack Tieman, Mrs. Frank Dreyer and Mrs. Rex Wolf were in Fairmont Tuesday. Portland Progress Club met at the home of Mrs. Victor Fitch Feb. 12 with twenty-three ladies present. Jean Engle, nurse coordinator, and Iva Oik, project nurse of the Iowa Heart Assoc., presented a film and a program. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Harms and Paula, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Harms and Irwin, Mr. and Mrs. Loren Hanson and family and Mrs. Herman Harms, Jr., were Sunday evening guests in the Rollo Moore home in honor of Greg Moore's 5th birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Tieman met Terry Tieman at Perry after he and Mrs. Gary Black had spent two weeks at Corvallis, Ore. Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Saxton of Cylinder were supper guests in the Jack Tieman home Sunday. Mrs. Jack Tieman was a guest at a party Monday in the home of Mrs. Harm Huisinga. Mr. and Mrs. Jake Smith entertained at a neighborhood card party Wednesday evening in their home. Attending were Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Koestler, Mr. and Mrs. Jay Steven, Vivian Dutton, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Weber, Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Meister, Mr. and Mrs. P. W, Marlow and Mr. and Mrs. Wallace McArthur. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Trenary and Doyle were Sunday visitors in the home of Mrs. Tom Trenary and Kenneth. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker, Mrs. Tom Trenary and Kenneth Trenary visited Frank Becker at St. Ann hospital, Algona, Sunday evening. He Is getting along fine and expects to be home soon. "Some people are traveling on the broad way and some on the narrow way, and too many are trying to travel both ways at the same time.'' PIGS Carl Day, who farms near Hardy, had one of his sows give birth to five pigs each weighing six pounds. The average weight for new pigs Is two to three pounds. TAKE YOUR FAMILY TO DINNER! Enjoy the best eating in Kosuth County — at lower prices. Treat your family soon. Sunday dinners are a specialty, Stop in I Cunningham's Cafe Burt, Iowa FOR GRAVEL HAULING & EXCAVATING coll REUTZEL'S GARAGE Phone 924-3315 Burt, la. ••••••••••••••< a great big ... Thank You! The response to our Open House last weekend was tremendous. It was our pleasure to meet you and display R.C.A.'s new color televisions and stereos. Special thanks to Vogel's, Cunningham^ Nadine's, the Burt Savings Bank, Burt Lions, Mitchell Electric and Burt Hardware for the flowers. We're glad to be here — stop in anytime. - R.C.A. SALES & SERVICE NORTH CENTRAL Burt, Iowa ELECTRONICS Harold Nelson owner i.••••••••••••••••• WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY We Proudly Hall Our Heritage of Freedom On this birthday of the father of our country, we are reminded of our heritage of freedom — the freedom to build a better life. This bank offers financial services needed to make your future better. BURT SAVINGS BANK BURT, IOWA

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