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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, November 10, 1966
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Burt The Monitor Thursday, Nov. 10, 1966 Algona (la.) Upper Des Mo1ne»-7 Lone Rock r Publllhtd By ttit Upp«r Dt< Molnn Publlthln§ Co., Alflono, Iowa Donntt Wdlor, JMHot Burt Adopts New Fire Call Plan; Seeks Marshal Burt council members Monday night authorized the purchase by the local Fire Department of an "Air Mask Set". for your FALL CLOTHING MEN'S WOMEN'S BOYS 1 GIRLS' Just Arrived: now shipment of INSULATED SWEATSHIRTS Zipper fronts & hooded So* Us ... Shiplers DRY GOODS AND VARIETY Burt, Iowa These masks will be used when fighting fires where ammonia fumes are present. The council also heard representatives of the fire department requesting a change in the manner of receiving calls. At present an alarm is called in the three homes of firemen, who then ring the fire alarm. Often none of the three are in when fire is called in. The council voted to install an alarm switch at the Fire station. Council members also heard representatives of the executive board of the Lions Club, requesting councils hiring of a full time town marshal. There was considerable discussion pro and con on the matter - such as would citizens be willing to pay toward the additional expense of a full time marshall, etc. In other action, a beer permit was approved for Cunningham's Cafe. They also gave approval for the establishment of a "Go - Cart" track on Wm. Glddings property at the west edge of Burt by a group of local citizens. The members also discussed to considerable length the matter of stop signs at school corners. They agreed to furnish the current needed to operate flasher signals if the school wished to in- the Mechanic Sex: Here's the easy and thrifty way to put your car under safe wraps for winter. Let us add anti-freeze,check the battery, electrical system, in fact all that's necessary to keep the car in tip-top running form for winter. Reutzel's Garage Phone 924-3315 Burt Take A Hint From Santa i PLAN FOR CHRISTMAS NOW - PUT YOU SAVINGS IN THE BANK! Don't let your hard-earn«d money burn a fo*t hoi* in your pocket, Deposit It in pur bank and have it there for all your Christmas shopping. SAVINGS INSURED UP TO $15,000 BURT SAVINGS BANK MEMBER F.D.I.C stall them or to furnish 4-way stop signs to be put up and taken down at needed times. The council also heard a satisfactory water analysis report from the State Health Department. After allowing payment of routine bills and accepting treasurer's report. Council was adjourned. Burt Calendar .COMMUNITY EVENTS COMMUNITY EVENTS FRIDAY, Nov. 11 - 7 p.m. Girls Basketball - West Bend, here. MONDAY, Nov 14 - 7:30 p.m. - School Board Meeting. SATURDAY, Nov. 19 - Open- house shower for Jane Mitchell at Methodist church. CHURCH CALENDAR ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Arnold Vehling, Pastor SUNDAY, Nov. 13-8 a.m. Divine Worship Services; 9 a.m.- Sunday School. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 16 - 6 to 7:45 p.m. Religion class BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. Bruce Calbreath, Pastor FRIDAY, Nov. 11-3:45 p.m.- Communicants class. SUNDAY, Nov. 13-9 a.m. Sunday School; 10:15 a.m. Divine Worship Services. TUESDAY, Nov. 15-8 p.m. Sessions and Trustees Meeting. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 16-2:15 p.m. - U.P.W.; 7:30 p.m. Choir practice. BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin Davies, Pastor THURSDAY, Nov. 10 - Sub District Pastor's meeting at Swea City. SUNDAY, Nov. 13-9 a.m. Divine Worship Services, sermon topic "Why Not Moderation?" ; 10 a.m. - Sunday School, 7:30 ', p.m. - Merry Mixers meet. TUESDAY, Nov. 15 - 7:30p.m. Sub - District quarterly conference at Good Hope. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 16 - 2p.m. - and 8 p.m. - W.S.C.S. circles meet.; 7:30 p.m. - Sr. M.Y.F. GOOD HOPE METHODIST Rev. Merlin Davies , Pastor THURSDAY, Nov. 10 - Sub District Pastor's meeting at Swea City. 7:30 p.m. Choir practice. SUNDAY, Nov. 13- 10 a.m. Sunday School, 11 a.m, - Divine Worship Services, sermon topic "Why Not Moderation?" 2p.m.- Christian Worker's School at Emmetsburg. TUESDAY, Nov. 15 - 7:30p.m. - Sub-District quarterly conference. PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH LONE ROCK, IOWA Rev. Albert C. Bullock, Pastor . SUNDAY; Nov. 13-10:00 a.m. Morning Worship - 11:00 a.m. Sunday Church School - 6:00 p.m. Youth Fellowship. FRIDAY, Nov. 11 - 3:45 p.m. Communicants class. TUESDAY, Nov. 15 - 8:00p.m. Adult Bible study. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 16 - 7:30 p.m. choir rehearsal. THE UPPER DES MOINES Kossuth County's Largest Newspaper Circulation. . WASH AND DRY MO LOADS IN LESS THAN AN HOUR Alwqyt pUnty of hot ralmoft water. Optn 24 Hours a dqy I JID LAUNDROMAT IMIIT, IA. Wed At Burt Oct. 22 Roberta Acker man, daughter of Mrs. Muriel Ackerman and the late Hiram Ackerman, Burt, and Donald Gifford, son of Mrs. Meta Gifford and the late John Gifford, Burt, were married Oct. 22 at the Methodist church there. Rev. Merlin C. Davies performed the double ring ceremony. The newlyweds are making their home at Burt. A complete wedding story appeared in a recent edition of the UDM. (Glenn's Studio Photo) Two From Burt Hospitalized In Past Week BURT - C. B. Chipman, longtime Burt business man is a patient at the St. Joseph's Mercy Hospital, Mason City where he underwent major surgery on Monday. 'Mail will reach him at R. 451 Mercy Hospital, Mason .City. ., .. , , M • * Mrs;* Ltlu Ringsdorf 87, is res* ting comfortably at her home fn, Burt. Mrs. Rinsgdorf suffered' a stroke at her home on Sat. Oct. 29. Her family have been with her most of the time since. - o - Members of the Fortnightly Club will meet at the home of Mrs. Genevieve Graham, Burt, on Friday, Nov. 11 Members of the Burt Jr. Girl Scouts will be calling on Burt residents during the week of Nov. 7-12 taking their orders for Holiday nuts. Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Fredrickson spent Saturday in Mason City and Osage. At Osage they were the guests at the Myron Maakestad home. Mrs. Fredrlckson and Mrs. Maakestad are sisters. Sunday dinner and afternoon guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Doege were Mr. and Mrs.. Wilbur Doege and Jim, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Adams and Donna and Roberta Hutchinson. The dinner was in honor of the birthday anniversary of Lawrence. Members of the Good Hope Methodist Church held their annual "God's Portion" corn shelling bee at the church on Monday, beginning at 9 a.m. The women were on hand to furnish plenty of coffee, rolls and fellowship. - o Members of St. John's Ladies Aid, Thursday elected June Bierstedt as their president for the 1967 church year. Others elected to assist her were, Iva Jurgens, vice president; Dorothy McFarland, secretary; Florence Koestler, treasurer. Presenting the program at Thursday's meeting on "AnEcu- menical Thanksgiving" were Elizabeth Radig, Rhyllis Hanna, Dorothy Marlow, and Clara Reynolds. Pastor Vehling presented the Meditations for the day. Florence Schroeder, reported on the L.H.F.S. Auxiliary meeting held at Fort Dodge on Oct. 18. The group voted to hold a bake sale at Cunninghams Tea Room on Sat. Nov. 19. The group also voted to hold a Christmas party at their December meeting. There will be a 50$ gift exchange and a 50? cash gift which will be sent to Susan Hantelman, a Missionary Nurse in Nigeria,, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cook visited at the Ralph Bartlett home, Charles City on Sunday afternoon. Friday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller were Oscar Miller and Gregg Miller both of Titonka. Mrs. Glee Bullock and Roger, Milton, Iowa were weekend guests of her sister Mrs. Loretta Waltman. They came to attend the Operetta at the school. Sunday dinner and afternoon guests at the J. L. Miller home were Mr. and Mrs. Clark Miller, Val and Tim and Mr. and Mrs. Gregg Miller all of Titonka. Gerald Hilton and John Lovstad, students at Mankato State College spent the weekend at the parental Fred Hilton and Raymond Lovstad homes and attended' the Operetta on Friday night. Louis Riedel spent Sunday with the\ daughter, Lu Genia and family, the James Fredricksons at Rockwell, Iowa. Sunday dinner and supper guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Harms were Mr. and Mrs. Roy Chrischilles, Fenton, Mr. and Mrs. P. J. McGuire and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Weiner Friends and Neighbors extend heartfelt sympathy to Mrs. Harley Troutman Jr. and family at the sudden loss of her father, A. J. CTony) Klooster, Algona. Mr. Klooster, was fatally injured in a two car crash near Luverne, Minn, .early Saturday morning. Mrs. Roscoe Mawdsley Jr., represented Kossuth county in the District R.A.V.E. contest held at the Farm Bureau office in Garner on Saturday afternoon. Mrs. Mawdsley rendered a vocal solo as her entry. She was accompanied by her sister, Mrs. Thees Schnakenberg, Lu Verne. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Miller, Darrell and Joyce, Estherville, Iowa spent Sunday afternoon with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Steward. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Gef- fard spent Sunday with her mother. Mrs. Dorothy Scott. Plan Vets Day Dinner At Burt BURT - A regular joint meeting of the Amercian Legion and Auxiliary was held Nov. 1. Hostesses were Genevieve Graham and Cecelia Scott. American Education Week will be observed Nov. 6 - 12 by visiting the public school. Veterans' Day will be observed at the Legion Hall Nov. 11, with a 6:30 pot luck supper for Legion and Auxiliary members and families. There will be a county meeting for Legion and Auxiliary members Tuesday evening Nov. 15 at the Legion Hall in Lone Rock. The Auxiliary voted to put their name in for assigned child. $7.00 was sent to the Christmas Gift Shop at Veterans Hospital, Des Moines. $5.00 was sent to the State Juvenile Home in Toledo, la. The book "Need a Lift' 1 was given to the Burt School library. This book informs students of the. scholar ships available. The Auxiliary sewing meeting was held Wednesday p.m. Nov. 9 at the home of Leona Lacy. The Junior Auxiliary members made 18 Veterans Day favors which were sent to Woodward State Hospital. The following ladies were appointed committee to prepare and serve the Legion Club dinner on Nov. 21: Genevieve Graham, Helen Wermers, Elsie Winter, and Wilma Fairbanks. Burt Folks Tour Good Will Plant BURT - Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller, Mrs. Elsie Winters, Mrs. Beulah Davis, Blanche Long and Marian Westling, joined many other Methodists touring the Good Will Industries and New Hope Center in Sioux City on Thursday. Besides touring the Good Will plant and the New Hope Center for the retarded, they were guests of Good Will Industries at dinner and for a program in the afternoon. The day is an annual affair honoring the W.S.C.S Secretaries of Supply work, who throughout the year work for Good Will Industries. Burt Bluebirds BURT - The Burt Bluebirds will hold award night, which Is Thursday, November 10 at 8 p.m. Each member will bring 1 dozen cookies for the family. Sharon Tigges gave a talk on care and storage of sewing equipment, Pam Soderberg gave a talk on some of the things she learned in club work this year, Rochelle Sarchet gave a talk on good grooming at the last meeting. Cindy Soderberg had an illustrated talk on design note for you. Cheryl Coady gave a talk on citizenship. A demonstration was given by Lennice Waltman, Burt Bridal Shower BURT - An open house miscellaneous shower will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, honoring Miss Jane Mitchell, a bride of the near future. No invitations are being mailed, but hostesses for the evening extend a cordial Invitation to all Jane's many friends and relatives to attend and share the evening with her. "Koiiuth County*! Favorite Newspaper" HOUSEWARMING BURT - Friends and former neighbors of Mr. and Mrs. Al- vln Andreason, took filled lunch baskets and held ahousewarming party for them at their new home on East State St. Algona. Attending were Mr. and Mrs. Q. A. Bjustrom, Mr. and Mrs.May- nard Wlegand, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Larson, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Andreason, Clarence Chrlsten- sen, Henry Bahling, Louis Heerdt and Celia Scott. Did your corn cribs overflow ? If you've got more corn than you can store at the moment, then make a move that will be to your advantage. Shell those piles and bring the corn to your co-op elevator for proper drying and storing. You can place it in the grain bank and then phone us later for your feeding needs. Don't wait until it's too late — act now I PHONE 924-3241 BURT CO-OP ELEVATOR ••i Ronald Jurgthi, Mgr. LECTRIC & MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on all rewinding and general repair of electric .motors. RED'S MOTOR SHOP Burt, Iowa Phone 924-3413 •••••••••••••••• : CLASSIFIED: •••••••••••••••I INFORMATION: For information on Blue Chip stock, new but promising or preferred stock at 6%, write HAROLD W. MARTIN, 436 Loomis Ave., Ft. Dodge, la., or phone 576-1325. (80M-tfn) 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 do the entire insulating job for you. Takes only a few hours for a house time • 9 * • of fuel savings and comfort Just sit back and relax I We have special pneumatic equipment so that the insulation can be distributed evenly over your entire ceiling area quickly—and economically. Burt Builders Floyd Sill Qrville Duncan Burt Algona Phone 924*3732 Phone 295-2339 Absolutely no mess or fuss for you

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