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Burt jjjjgjm __ _| 4t The Monitor Thurtdoy, Auguit 18, t964 Algeria (la.) Upp«r D«« Mdln«j-7 Lone Rock Mrs. Ruby HlncMcy, N«wi 47 From Burt On CCA Tour, K.C The three-day bus tour to Kansas City, sponsored by the Burt Co-op Elevator and the regional C. C. A. entertained 47 persons Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of last week. The large response made it necessary for a car to accompany the chartered bus to Missouri. The tour left Monday morning and visited the C. C. A. school and office buildings after a meal. That evening, everyone attended a major league baseball game in which Kansas City downed the Minnesota Twins. The second day featured a trip to : Lawrence, Kansas, where a tour was taken at a farmer-owned nitrogen plant similar to the one being built by the C. C. A. in Fort Dodge. The group also traveled to Muncie, where they toured a central mixing mill. Afterwards, they visited a research building and industrial complex where car batteries, grease and paint are made. This complex is housed in a warehouse that covers six acres. That evening, the visitors had their choice of attending cinerama, where "The Sound of Music" was playing, or the outdoor stage production of "Oklahoma" (which was interrupted by 'a heavy shower.) On the final day of the trip, the group visited the C. C. A. offices and then journeyed to Trimble, Mo., where they saw the research farm and paint testing laboratories. After a pleasant return trip, the group arrived in Burt at 10 p. m. Wednesday—concluding an entertaining and educational trip for all. Heading the tour were EdVer- Steeg and Eric Sonsgaard, local C. .C. A. representatives.,^ aog the; Burt 'Co-bp 1 " Elevator manager, Ronald Jurgens and his wife. GroverFarm Fire Started By Lightning BURT - Burt Volunteer firemen answered a call to the Harold Grover farm about 2:30 a. m. Monday. Lightning had struck and entered the house through wires. Because the telephone was also knocked out, a neighbor, "Bud" Shipler, had to come to town to turn in the fire call. By the time the firemen arrived on the scene, Mr. Grover and his neighbors, the Shiplers and Pat Rasmussen, had the fire 'pretty well under control. The house was filled with smoke so the firemen stayed on the scene for at least two hours to be sure no flames would break out. No estimate of damage had been made at the time of this writing. Will Celebrate 40th Anniversary BURT - The family and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Reynolds, Burt, are honoring them on their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p. m. on Sunday, August 21, at St. John's Lutheran church at Burt. A short program with Mrs. Eugene Meyer in charge, will be presented at 2:30 p. m. The Reynolds' sons, Carol and family, Hot Springs, Ark., and Gary of Los Angeles, Calif., will be over-all hosts. Dining room hosts will be Mr. and Mrs. Odey Cherland, Lone Rock, and Mr. and MrS? Werner Sticker, p^ No invitationl? are ""''being mailed. However, a cordial invitation is being extended through GARRY FUNERAL HOME and AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYGEN PHONE BANCROFT 5483 or C. B. CHIPMAN, PHONE BURT, RES. 924-3431 C. B. CHIPMAN FUNERAL SERVICE SPECIALS! WEEKEND OF AUGUST 18, 19, 20 Sandwich Bread WONDERBREAD . . 4 loafs $1 Large CANTALOUPE . . Welch's WELCHADE . . . Tendersweet PEAS .... Clearfield CHEESE . . . Calgon WATER SOFTENER Reynolds ALUMINUM WRAP 3 for $1 32 oz. cans C| No. 303 cans . 2lbs. 89c . box 33c . . . 33e 2 boxes 35c Flavor-Pac PEAS . . . Starkist TUNA 3 cons $1 Big, Juicy WATERMELON . . 79t Bernie's Marhet PHONE 924-361 4 BURT WE GIVE S&H GREEN STAMPS •wbllthtd ly th» Uppftr Ott M«!ntt Publ!thln0 Co., Algona, Iowa these means for all relatives and friends to call. The Reynolds request that no gifts be brought. Chas. Curtis' Honored; Are Wed 25 Years BURT — .Approximately eighty guests from Cambridge and Excelsior, Minn., Lincoln, Nebr., and Bancroft, Ottosen, West Bend, Lone Rock and Burt met at the Burt Methodist church to congratulate Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Curtis, during an open house from 2 to 5 p. m. on Sunday. The occasion honored the Curtis' on their silver wedding anniversary. Registering the guests were Cheryl Curtis and Vickie Haase. Dining room hostesses were Mrs. Clifford Curtis, Mrs. Dennis Johnson and Marlys Curtis. Pouring punch was Marsha Curtis. Presiding at the coffee service was Mrs. Melvin Haase. Kitchen hostesses were Mesdames Muriel Ackerman, Donna Haase and Walter Rentz. Minerva Warne and Charles Curtis were united in marriage on Aug. 15, 1941 at Emmetsburg, la. They set up housekeeping on a farm near Swea City, coming to Burt several years later. They have made Burt their home since. Mr. Curtis was employed as a mechanic at the Cliff Holding Garage and Trucking Service for many years. For the past ten years the Curtis' have been operating the Maple Leaf Rest Home in Burt. They are the parents of nine children : Clifford, Ottosen ; Audrey (Mrs. Dennis Johnson), Lincoln, Neb.; and Marlys Marsha, Dallas, James, Charlene, Cheryl and David, all at home. There are four grandchildren. The children and grandchildren hosted the occasion. Accepts Position ed" a' position with the Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. at Rochester, Minn. Beginning on August 15, he will attend a 4-weeks training school in Minneapolis, before going to Rochester. Duane was employed with Jostens at Owatonna before fulfilling his military obligations. Robert Madsen, George, spent the past two weeks with his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Madsen, Sr., and with the Don Reimers. Mrs, Walter Steward, Karen and Timmy spent Thursday afternoon with the Ray Millers, Estherville. They were accompanied home by • Joyce Miller, who visited her grandparents for several days. Mrs. and Mrs. Harley Hansen, David, Bruce, June and Cheryl spent the weekend at Hendricks, Minn. On Saturday they attended the wedding of his brother, Norman Hansen, Roland, la., to Janet Hettagar of Hendricks. Both Mr. Hansen and his new bride teach at LeRoy, Minn. Thursday dinner guests at the R. H. WUlrett home included Mr. and Mrs. Albert Wibben and Darrell, Hartsburg, m., and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Willrett and grandson, David Tesch of Britt. Mr. and Mrs. Harley 0. Hansen and family attended final rites for Oscar Lovstuen at Decorah on Monday. Mrs. Lovstuen was an uncle of Mr. Hansen. Ray Hoppus, formerly employed at Engstrom Electric and at Mitchell's Electric is now employed at the Beed Hardware, Titonka, Ray has had over 20 years experience in appliance repair and installation work. Mrs. Jessie Rash and her daughters, Mrs. Norma Herring and son Jamie, Mrs. Margaret Ernst, Mrs. Florence Radtke, and Mrs. June White were Sunday dinner and supper guests at the John Rash home, Algona. Other guests included Mrs. Betty Webb and Mr- 3#d Mrs, Gary Webb and three boys. William Batt and his daughter, Mrs. Betty Miller and family, left early Sunday for a week's visit with the Robert John Batts at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo,, ajid with the Darrell Batts at Ft. Campbell, Ky, Floyd Koepke had charge of the barbershop during Bill's absence. Mr, and Mrs. Eugene Steward and boys, Minneapolis, spent the Dtnn!« WolUr, Editor weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Steward. Mrs. O. 0. White, Nashville, Term., accompanied by Mrs. James T. Herring and son, Jamie, Forest Heights, Md., and Mrs. Wm. E. Ernst, Northbrook, m., and Mrs. Wm. G. Radtke, Muskegon, Mich., spent several days over the weekend with their mother, Mrs. Jessie Rash. They were joined on Saturday by another sister, Mrs. Betty Webb and brother, John Rash and family, Algona. The Ernsts, nee Margaret Rash, will leave the first part of September for Germany where they will visit his mother and other relatives for a month. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Anderson spent the past week at the Oak Hills Fellowship Camp at Hibbing, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Al Hlnckley spent the weekend with their daughter and husband, Mr. and Mrs. James Brehm, Sioux City. Mrs. Mennet Trunkhlll left last Sunday from Minneapolis to accompany her sister and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Carlson of Minneapolis on a month's trip to California. John Melville and a friend of Garrett Park, Md., are visiting at the home of his grandmother, Mrs. Helen Vogel. Sharon Patterson and Susan Angus helped Susan Becker celebrate her llth birthday on Saturday afternoon. On Sunday Susan was the guest of honor at the home of her grandparents, the Martin Beckers, Algona, for the afternoon and supper. Other guests included Susan's parents and brother, Mr. and Mrs. George Becker and Steve, Mr. and Mrs. Thees Schnakenberg, LuVerne, and Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley, Jr. and boys. The ladies and children also attended the gladiolashowin the afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Harley Troutman, Jr., Kim, Laura and Joe, spent from Friday until Sunday night with his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Christensen, at their summer home on German ,Lakejjgar Mankato. OnSaturday all visited relatives in Minneapolis'. Mennet Trunkhill spent the weekend with theSheraldSydness family, Ames. Gerald Hilton spent the week- end with his mother, Mrs. Fred Hilton. Rev. and Mrs. Merlin Davies, Owen, Beth and Mark arrived home on Friday from a 3-week's vacation. They camped on the shore of Lake Michigan, circled Lake Superior, visited Macklnac Island, Sault St. Marie and many- other places of Interest. Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Riedel, Dubuque, spent from Tuesday through Saturday with his father, Louis Riedel. iwwi^^ Lone Rock By Mrs. Jesse Blanchard Several members of the Edwin Wichtendahl family were home recently for the funeral of Mrs. Sophia Wichtendahl. Those home were Mrs. Sharon King of Irving, Texas and her two daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Orange of Chicago and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Strayer and two children of Ft. Dodge, Janette and Joan Wichtendahl, who both work in Ft. Dodge, were also home. A2C Eugene Hutchlnson was recently home on leave at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Hutchinson. On his way, he stopped at Grapevine, Texas for a few days visit with his brother, Don Hutchinson, Airman Hutchinson is stationed at Ankara, Turkey for the next year and one half. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Dacken of Des Moines became parents of a son born July 22. The baby is named Timothy Charles and is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Dacken of Lone Rock. A. A. Krueger and Lloyd Hutchinson journeyed to Mankato, Minn. Wednesday to watch the Minnesota Vikings in a practice game. W. D. Weisbrod AN Patrol Squadron 17, is home on a ten day leave at the home of his mother, Mrs. Att 'Prlete, Lone Rock. Weisbrod is stationed at Whidby Island, Oak Harbor, Wash. He has been in Hawaii where he has completed a schooling period. You can count on us for expert service for all car, truck and tractor repair work. Reutzel's Garage Phone 924-3315 Burt LET YOUR CO-OP ELEVATOR*^ HELP YOU WITH GRAIN BANK SERVICE SAVE TIME, MONEY AND BOTHER! Bring your grain in for storage. Then, at your convenience, call in for feed deli* very. See your local Co-Op Elevator for complete details. SEE US FOR SELECTIVE FEED SERVICE WE NOW HAVE COMPLETE LINES OF WORMERS FOR POULTRY, HOGS AND CATTLE, LIBRARY CORNER Mrs. Ellwyn Stenzel is replacing Mrs. Dean McDlravy as librarian at the Burt Public Library. Mrs. Mclllravy and her family left on Thursday for their new home at Norwalk, la. There are six different pictures pasted in the library at this time. These were taken at the Story Hour party, the last story time. Anyone who wishes to have one or more of these pictures should leave their order and money with me within the next week 6r two so I can send in the negatives to be developed. Each picture is 5 cents. Stop in, look them over, and tell me how many you would like. Mrs. Ellwyn Stenzel Librarian CARD OF THANKS My sincerest thanks to my many relatives and friends who remembered me with cards, prayers and acts of kindness during my hospital!zation and since my return home. Special "thanks" to Rev. Davies for his prayers and visits, also to those who gave blood. May God richly bless each of you. Walter H. Steward. (63M*) \ SALE continues with BIG SAVINGS »••••••• 20°o 25% Move to Bigger Savings Join the many satisfied customers who have moved their savings to the Bank that pays top dividends on every dollar. Your surest road, to security is. savings) With a guaranteed invest- ment, giving you high returns, you'll be able to enjoy a debt-free future. Member F.D.I.C. Burt Savings Bank OFF ON ALL SUMMER CLOTHING •••••••••••••••• BUY NOW AND SAVE! DRY GOODS AND VARIETY Burt, Iowa QUITTING BUSINESS SALE Having decided to quit the service station business, wewill sellour complete line of equipment and merchandise to the highest bidder located at DAVIS STANDARD STATION AT WEST EDGE OF BURT, IOWA SATURDAY EVENING, AUGUST 20 SALE TIME 6:30 P.M. SERVICE STATION EQUIPMENT B«ar Front E4(« Machine with all »peci«l tools and check gmigt (2 yr«. old) BMT Wieel Balancer, spinner type, fit* 13,14,18 inch «*«•!• (2 yr«. old) Century 180 aap Welder (carbon-arc torch) Century ftteu Cleaner, coapletly automatic Koate Tire Changer Lincoln Greacti dun, air-operated Air CoapreMor Black and Decker Halve Refacer MISC. EQUIPMENT Z-3 Ton Hydraulic Jack* Bench Vice Brake Cylinder HOM Radiator Tester Tap and lUe Set Slide Uawcr Puller Valre Spring CoapreMor I Ib. Torque Wrench Copper Tubinf Flaring Tool Tire Teeter Paint Qun VacmiB Oauge Seal Reaover and Inetaller CoopreMor Gauge 100' Ibt Oil PreMure Gauge Several Air Hoeee (2) Benches (2) Sete of Stand* Bench Grinder Cylinder HOM A*»ort«eat of Bolt* Other iteaa too numerous to aention Black and Decker hard seat grinder Black and Decker buaper jack Black and Decker 1ft ton floor jack Marquette battery tester Spark Plug Tester (2) Kal-Lite timing lights Snap on Alternator Regulator Teeter 1ft ton Chain Hoist High Voltage Tester Microneter Set NEW and USED AUTO TIRES SEVERAL NEW BATTERIES OFFICE EQUIPMENT Burrough Cash Register Paymaster Check Machine Filing Cabinets Pop Machine (chest) Parts and Motor Manuals Flat rate Manual 1954 FORD */2 TON PICK-UP Engine overhauled (25,000 niles) new paint Job, »et up for pushing 272 CUBA. INCH FORD BLOCK and HE A OS DARRELL DAVIS, Owner T E I M I • (Ail N ° Pr °f« rt y to be removed until settled for MCTIINEEII Cliir Clirk ind lyleItntin Clill: lirt liviitii Ink NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR 4CCIPENTS

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