The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 2, 1966 · Page 12
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 12

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 2, 1966
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Border Highway An 1800-mile Mexican highway along the U. S. border will b* completed by 1970. The $39,000,000 road, Unk- ing Matamros on the Gulf with Tijuana on the Pacific, will enable truckers and motorist* to stay within Mexico when driving from one border to another, instead of crossing over to U. S. highways. Burt The Monitor tone Rock t2-AI0end, (la.) Upper D«s Moin« fhwrtday, June 2, 1966 Pvbfkritd By th* Upper DM Mdfnti Pvblbhirig Co., AI06n«, l«wfl Dtnnt* Walltf, Editor LIU^UIMVAI Notes Of Servicemen SAN ANTONIO, Tex. - Airman Keith A. Seely, above, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bert F. Seely of Whittemore, has been selected for trailing at Amarillo AFB, Tex., as an Air Force personnel specialist. The airman, a 1964 graduate of Algona community high school, recently completed basic training at Lackland AFB, Tex. Airman Seely attended Mason City Junior College. ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, MD. - Pvt. Arnold E. Sachs, 20, son of Mr. and Mrs. Eldon D. Sachs, Route 2, Lakota, completed a mechanic course at the Army Ordnance School, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., May 27* Sachs was trained to maintain and repair tracked and sheeled vehicles used by the Army, He entered the Army last December and completed basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. He is a 1963 graduate of Lakota high school and a 1965 graduate of Dunwoody Industrial Institute in Minneapolis, Minn. Before entering the Army he was employed by Pentel Pontiac in Minneapolis. FORT HOOD, TEX. - Army Pvt. Jerry R. Payne, 22, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sidney R. Payne, Ledyard, was assigned to the 1st Armored Division at^Fort Hood, Tex., May 23. Payne entered the Army last March, completed basic training at the fort and is a clerk in Company A of the division's 501st Supply and Transport Battalion. He is a 1962 graduate of Ledyard Community high school and attended Buena Vista College in Storm Lake. James Stanton Of Algona Is Notre Dame Grad Notre Dame, Ind. - James M. Stanton, Algona, 22, is among students from Iowa who will receive degrees from the University of Notre Dame at its annual commencement exercises June 5 at 2 p. m. Barbara Ward, the Influential British economist and author, will be the commencement speaker, and His Eminence Juan Cardinal Landazuri Ricketts, Archbishop of Lima, Peru, will be celebrant and preacher for the baccalaureate mass at 9 a. m. Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C. S. C., Notre Dame president, will confer approximately 1,627 graduate and undergraduate degrees at the afternoon ceremonies on the University Mall. Stanton will receive his B. A. In professional studies. ANNIVERSARY Mr. and Mrs. Chris Hankemeier of Andrew, observed their 60th wedding anniversary April 24th in Andrew with an open house, They had nine children and the family has grown to include 34 granchildren and 18 great-grandchildren, Give yovr ftet a trtcrt and your pockttbook too, by buying your ntxt pair of dr*»* »ho«t, work •hot* or boot* of Diamond'! - homt of Hit Hush PupplM. * r*. :*••- Burt Graduates Parties Are Numerous BURT - A number of reception parites followed Commencement exercises at the Burt high school on Tuesday night. At the home of Glenn Blacks, honoring Douglas, guests included Mr. and Mrs. James Kollasch, Jeanie and Randy, Swea City, Mr. and Mrs. Truman Shackelford, Algona, Mrs. Edward Ditsworth, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Dlttmer andChar- lene Lappe. Mrs. Lorena Roark and Helen Schweltert entertained at the Methodist church for the latter's daughter, Jane. Present were Miss Myrtle Schwietert, Des Moines, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Hunt, Dolliver, Mr. and Mrs. Marlin Mosloski and Michelle, East Chain, Minn., and about 75 area relatives and friends. At the Merwyn Cunningham home in honor of Merwyn, Jr., guests included his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Voigt, his brother and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Cunningham and Joe, Jr., sister and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Trunkhill, Tony and David, Mr. and Mrs. Paul McNeill, Spirit Lake, Dennis and Leslie Cushman, Buffalo Center and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Bussie, Fairmont and about 60 area relatives and friends. Mr. and Mrs. Bert Wermers entertained the following guests in honor of the daughter LcAnn, Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Boettcher, Mr. and Mrs. Luke McGuire and family, Mrs. Clyde Reinsbeck and daughter,. Bancroft, Mr. and Mrs. Don Riemers, Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Heerdt and Dennis, Mr. and Mrs. BUI Wermers and Tracy and Mr. and Mrs. David Bunkofske. Supt. and Mrs. Bruce Cranston entertained relatives from a distance in honor of their daughter, Claudlne, Mrs. Bern- adlne Cranston and family and Mr. and Mrs. Roger Cranston and Kristie, Odebolt; Mr. and Mrs. Claude Peck, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Buckendahl and son, all of Alta; Mr. and Mrs. Lester Peck, Aurelia; and Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Buckendahl, Rembrandt; and about 75 area friends and faculty members. At the Frank Becker home in honor of their daughter, Nancy, guests were Nancy's grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Becker, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Ray McWhorter.' Other guests included the George Beckers, Harold Beckers, Roscoe Mawd- sleys, Jr., Rev. and Mrs. Bruce Burt Youth Is 'Cum Laude' Grad At Loras GENE ULSES BURT - Gene Ulses, son of Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Ulses, Burt, will graduate Maxima Cum Laude from Loras. College, Dubuque, on Sunday, June 5. The honor is a result of Gene ranking at the top of his class by maintaining a 3.89 average out of a possible 4-point average during his four years of college. Gene received his first eight years elementary education at St. John's school, Bancroft. His high school education was four years minor prep seminary at Trinity College, Sioux City. He then attended St. John's University, Collegeville, Minn. His past two years were spent at Loras. Gene has been selected by the Sioux City Diocese to take four years major seminary in Europe, possibly at a college in Rome. Calbreath, Leonard Stenzels, Mrs. Larry Holding and girls, the Duane Mawdsleys, Wayne Keiths, Edgar Keiths, Frank Ryersons, Orie Peterson, Sandy Peterson, Debbie Stenzel and Judy Larson. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Curtis entertained for their son, Dallas. Guests included Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Curtis and family, Ottosen, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Diers and family, Bancroft, Virgil Groen, Algona, Mrs. Muriel Ackerman, Lone Rock, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Haase and family, Mrs. Kate Groen, Eva Mae Morris, Mrs. Julia Warner and Harold and Wayne Lavrenz. Guests at the Harley McFarland home in honor of their daughter, Connie, were Mr. and Mrs. F. C. Bruhn, Emmetsburg, Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Saxton, Ringsted, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Bruhn and Mr. and Mrs. Ed Bruhn, Fenton, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Gifford, Ceylon, Mr. and Mrs. Morris Lien and Randy, Mrs. Ortha Briggs and son, and Mr. and Mrs. Arnold McFarland, Swea City, Linda Miller, Ringsted, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Long and Steve, Algona and Mr. and Mrs. Darrell McFarland and David. Mr. and Mrs. Rudy Peter entertained the following relatives and friends in honor of their , son, Duane, Mr. and Mrs. Johimy Harms, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kline and Cindy, Mrs. Rosine Wolter and Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Haag and Mr. and Mrs. Alwin Huenhold, all of Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Wolter and family, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Peter and family, Gerry Weishaar, all of Lotts Creek, Mr. and Mrs. Art Zumach and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Luedtke, Lone Rock. - o - Sunday evening guests at the Harley McFarland home following baccalaureate were theChas. Days and Zada Fuller, Stanhope, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Riedel and Betty, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Long and Stevie, Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Wolfe, Bancroft. The gathering was for Connie McFarland, a member of the graduating class. Richard Burmeister and Richard Johnston, Fontanelle, spent Tuesday calling on Burt friends and attended commencement exercises in the evening. Mr. and Mrs. Jessie Riddle, Claremont, Calif., arrived at the Robert Richter home on Monday. The Riddles will make an extended visit with relatives and friends in the area. • Mr. and Mrs. Bert Wermers went to Des Moines on Monday, where the former entered the Veterans hospital for medical care. Brenda Holding was honored at a "going-away" party at the home of her Sunday School teacher, Mrs. Duane Mawdsley, after school on Wednesday. Guests were members of Brenda's Sunday School class, Kristie Keith, Lyle Karels, Norman Becker, Jennifer Fries, and Kim Troutman. The class presented Brenda with a Bible as a going-awr.y gift. Kenneth Richter arrived home from Iowa State University, Ames, on Saturday to spend the summer with his parents, the Robert Richters. MISS BURT —Victoria Sue Koestler, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Koestler, Burt, is Burt Community High School's choice for queen at the North Iowa Band Festival. A senior, she is editor of the annual, member of the band, drum majorette, cheerleader, in the girls glee club, mixed chorus, operetta and honor society, as well as vocal soloist and newspaper staffer.- Her father is a farmer. Former Burt Woman Dies At Spencer Funeral services for Mrs. Nancy Edwards Davis, 80, Laurens, former Burt resident, were held at 2 p. m. Thursday, May 26, at the Laurens Lutheran church, Rev. Youngworth officiating. Burial was at the Laurens cemetery. Mrs. Davis died of complications of diabetes May 23 at Spencer hospital. She had been ailing several years. She was born in September, 1886 in England and came to this country in 1912 with her husband. The couple settled in Pocahontas county and farmed until retiring to Burt about 15 years ago. Mr. Davis died in 1960. For the past 10 years Mrs. Davis had lived in Laurens, Survivors are three sons, Fred of Burt, Charles of Algona, George of Emmetsburg, and three daughters, Mrs. Lawrence Breckler of Hallsville, Mo,, Mrs. Alvin Breckler of Webb, Iowa, and Mrs. Glen Cooksey of Colo. Also surviving are 21 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren. You can count on us for expert service for all car, truck and tractor repair work. Reutzel's Garage Phone 924-3315 Burt BASS Bob Ungs was displaying a trophy lafgeraouth bass in Manchester this month which weighed 7 Ibs., and was caught north of Manchester recently. OFFICE SW*PLifcS - Business forms, office furniture, flltag equipment and supplies, at The Upper Des Moines Pub. Co., Algona, across from new Munlel* pal parking lot. SPECIALS! WEEKEND - JUNE 2-3-4 Colby Longhorn Cheese u.59c Osage Peaches . . J^Wc j Hunt's Ketchup . . 3 * 89c (Giant Tide We I Butternut Coffee libs. $U9 I Hormel's Spam .... flc I Adam's Frozen _ I Orange Juice . . . Jfor59c Del Monte Peas.. 5*41! I Borden Cottage Cheese 20c A Wonder ! Sandwich Bread .. Tomatoes . . . . Ib. White Potatoes. .bag 59c Bernie's Marhet PHONE 924-3614 BURT WE GIVE S & H GREEN STAMPS GARRY FUNERAL HOME and AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYGEN PHONE BANCROFT 5483 or Cl B. CHIPMAN, PHONE BURT, RES. 924-3431 C. B. CHIPMAN FUNERAL SERVICE MR. FARMER: WE CAN HELP! Don't let opportun ity slip through your fingers. Let us help give you the financial assist you need, for any worthwhile purpose. Full loan services "from the ground up" . . . low interest rates! Burt Savings Bank Member F.D.I.C

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