The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on November 23, 1966 · Page 6
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 6

Algona, Iowa
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Wednesday, November 23, 1966
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Burt The Monitor Lone Rock j^«* fc-.ifc— ijt»»Li»«* fc *~— HUB. KVBy nificiiNyi nvwi Pwbll»h«d ly ttit Upptr DM M«lntt Pvbllthlnf Co., Alfpno, Iowa Wdl«f, MHat 6-Alflona (| a .) Upper Dtt MelnM Wednesday, Nov. 23, 1966 Jane Mitchell Is Shower Honoree; To Wed Dec. 18 BURT - Jane Mitchell - bride of the near future was honored with a pre-nuptlal miscellaneous shoKrer at the Burt Methodist ChUfch on Saturday evening. The many ladles attending were registered by Judy Mitchell, a slitter. Corsages of red carnations were presented to Jane, her mother, Mrs. Don Mitchell, and to her fiance's mother, Mrs. Marian Boyd, Iowa City. A clever program entitled "The Shoes in Jane's Life" was presented with Mabelline Lovstad as narrator assisted by Lorraine Campney at the piano. Taking part were baby Lori Uch- ter, Susie Koepke, Darcy Schaeller, Sandra Lovstad, Shirley Lovstad and Janice Schaeller. Assisting Jane in opening her many beautiful and useful gifts were sister Judy, Susan Lovstad and Sandra Lovstad. Refreshments were served from a beautifully decorated tea table decorated in the bride-to- be's chosen colors of red and white. Elsie Winters presided at the coffee service. Hostesses were Mary Jean Andrews, Grace Ackerman, Lorraine Campney, Thecla Christensen, Buelah Davis, Lillian Fredrickson, Ruby Hinckley, Esther Hilton, Toots Hoppus, Wantalee Hawcott, Thelma Lappe, Loretta Lichter, Mabelline Lovstad, Shirley Lovstad, Beth Miller, Janice Schaeller, Vera Schwietert, Ethel Smith, Genaveve Spry, and Clara Reynolds. Jane was also honored recently at a linen shower at the beautifully decorated home of Elsie Winters, with Shirley Clar, Jean Lockwood, and Mrs. Winters as the hostesses. An appropriate program honoring Jane included a vocal duet by Rochelle and Jennifer Clark, severl games and an original composition on Jane's life, written and sung by Shirley Clark. Judy Mitchell, twin sister, assisted Jane in opening her lovely gifts of linen. Refreshments were served from a tea table decorated in beautiful fall colors with Jane's mother, Mrs. Don Mitchell pouring. Out of town relatives and friends attending were Mrs. L.C. Williams, Jane's grandmother and her aunt, Mrs. Verna Williams, Welcome, Minn, and Mrs. Norman Mitchell and Rhonda, and Miss Miriam Kalis all of Des Moines; other guests were neighbors and class mates of the honoree. Jane will become the bride of Norlin Boyd at the Burt Methodist church on Dec. 18. - o Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cook attended afamilypre-Thanksglving family dinner at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Bartlett, Charles City. Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Happel, • Todd and Suzanne, Humboldt were Sunday dinner and afternoon guests at the Al Hinckly home. Mr. and Mrs. Jay D. Graham accompanied Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Graham, Algona, to Marshalltown where they were guests of the Leslie Graham family on Sunday. The three day "Grand Opening" of the Burt Sundry Store was a big success, approximately 300 adults registered for drawings. Lucky winners were: Mrs. Betty J. Mi Her- electric tooth brush; Harold Andreason - Remmington razor; and Mrs. Celia Scott - electric hair dreyer, Mr. and Mrs. Gary Elberts, Klemme, Iowa, were Saturday evening dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Lichter and Lori. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Westling were Friday evening guests at the Vern Shiplers, in honor of Vern's birthday anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Angus and family were Sunday dinner and afternoon guests of Mrs. Betty MiUer and family. Weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Don Mitchell were Mrs. Marian Boyd, Norlin and Bruce Boyd, Judy and Jane Mitchell all of Iowa City. Jane was honored at a pre*nupUal shower on Saturday night, Mrs. Micnael WoUs arrived home on Sunday from the pick* inson County Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Woltz gave birth to a baby boy by Ceasarian section on Nov. 14, but the baby lived but 12 hours. Our sympathy to the Woltzs on their loss. Mr. and Mrs. Don Mitchells attended the Waters Electronic Company's annual Christmas dinner and party at the H;mford Hotel, Miison City on Sunday night. Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Fredrickson met Mr. and Mrs. James Fredrickson and family in Mason City on Saturday and spent the day with them. Sunday afternoon guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Stenzel in honor of their daughter, Dawn's 9th birthday were Mr. and Mrs. Ray Dremmel, Mr. and Mrs. Burt Baldwin, Lynne and Bruce, and Mrs. Duane Dlt- tmer and Valarle. Dr. and Mrs. W. J. Himstreet, Brownsville, Texas, are visiting relatives and friends in Burt. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Dremmel, Aurora, Illinois were recent visitors of his brothers Ray and wife, Burt and the Paul Drmmels, Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Gary Abbas and Michael Dean, New Orleans, Louisiana arrived Friday for a two weeks visit with his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Steward. Burt Lions Pancake Day Slated Dec. 3 BURT - The Burt, Iowa, Lions Club will sponsor their annual Pancake Day, Saturday, December 3, 1966. The charge will be $1 for all adults and 75? for '• all children under 12 years. All the Pancakes and Sausage you can eat. Fred Hilton is Chairman. Serving will begin at 10:30 a.m. and continue until 2:30 p.m. Serving will begin again at 4:30 p.m. and continue until all are served in the evening. The Lions Club, a service organization will use the proceeds from this event to defray expenses for the year in Club Sponsored Activities, which include the Eye Bank, Sight Conservation, Boy Scouts, Christmas Party for all boys and girls of the community and shutlns. The Club also sponsors the annual Halloween Party and many other worthwhile activities of our Community. $300 Damage In Tractor Fire At Burt Farm BURT.,- Ten members of the Burt Fire Department met at the hall on Thursday evening. The new air mask set recently purchased was studied and it's use demonstrated. This special mask set was purchased to be used when fighting fires where ammonia fumes are present. Plans were started for the annual Fireman's Dance. The dance is tentively scheduled for New Years at the Burt Legion Hall. More details will be announced at a later date. The department answered a fire call at the Walter Riedel farm about 5 p.m. when a fire of undetermined orgin did about $300 damage to a tractor being used to disc cornstalks. Firemen present at Thursday's meeting were Walter Steward, Vern Shipler, Howard Batt, "Red" Pettis, Claire Reutzel, Larry Manus, Beruie Miller, Ernie Lavrenz, Dick Lavrenz, and "Short" Fraser. Supt. Bruce Cranston and Board members Kenneth Sarchet and Ronald Gardner attended a State School Board meeting held Nov. 17th and 18th in Des Moines. President Michael Scott and Lion Bruce Cranston went to Garner, Iowa on Wednesday evening where they presented the District Lion's "Traveling Gavel" to the Garner Club. Members of the Klemme Lion's Club brought the Traveling Gavel to Burt in October. Burt Calendar •r I COMMUNITY EVENTS NOV. 24 - 25 - Thanksgiving Vacation. SAT. NOV. 26 - 12:30 p.m. complete close out auction Baam- gards Blacksmith. FRI., DEC 2 -7 p.m. Basketball games - here. THURS., DEC 1 - 8 p.m. Masonic Lodge - Oyster Stew and election of officers. CHURCH CALENDAR BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin Davids, Pastor WEDNESDAY, Nov. 23 - Union Thanksgiving services at Methodist church. SUNDAY, Nov. 27-9 a.m. Divine Worship - Sermon topic "The Coming of Christmas." 10 a.m. - Sunday School WEDNESDAY, Nov. 30 - 3:45 p.m. - Extended Sessions, 7:15 Commission on Missions, 8:00 p.m. official board. GOOD HOPE METHODIST WEDNESDAY, Nov. 23 - 7:30 p.m. Algona Protestant Union Thanksgiving Services at Good Hope. SUNDAY, Nov. 27 - 10 a.m. Sunday School. 11 a.m. Divine Worship - Sermon topic "The Coming of Christmas" THURSDAY, Dec. 1 - 2:15 p.m. - W.S.C.S. meets. ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Arnold Vehling Pastor THURSDAY, Nov. 24-8 p.m. Thanksgiving Worship Services SUNDAY, Nov. 27-8 a.m. Divine Worship 9 a.m, - Sunday School WEDNESDAY, Nov. 30-6 to 8 p.m. - Religion class. BURT PRESBYTERIAN v Rev.';Brucff Calbreath, Pastor; •" -'SATURDAY, Nov. 26 - 9 to 11 a.m. - First Christmas program practice. SUNDAY, Nov. 27-9 a.m. Sunday School. 10:15 a.m. Divine Worship - Sermon topic "Mission in Understanding" WEDNESDAY, Nov. 30 - 6:45 p.m. - communicants class. 7:45 p.m. - choir practice. LONE ROCK PRESBYTERIAN Rev. Albert C. Bullock, Pastor SUNDAY, Nov. 27 - Morning Worship - 10:00 a.m. - Sunday Church School - 11:00 a.m. Youth Fellowship - 6:00 p.m. THANKSGIVING DAY, NOV. 24 -Worship service - 9:30 a.m. SATURDAY, Nov. 26 - Communicants class - 9:30 a.m. MONDAY, Nov. 28 - Adult Bible study - 8:00 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Nov. 30 Christmas program practice 4:00 p.m. Choir rehearsal - 7:30 p.m. Band Mothers Hold Meeting BURT - Members of the Band Mothers met at the band room on Thursday evening. Mrs. Virginia Becker presided at the meeting in the absence of the president, Betty J. Miller. Plans were made for the serving of the annual Lion's Christmas Guest Dinner at the school on Dec. 19. A special guest of the club was Charlotle Lappe, who was crowned queen at the Algona Band Festival in October. Charlottle spoke of her experiences and thrills she experienced. The Band Mothers presented Charlottle an engraved crown charm for her charm bracelet. Mr. Espe, band director, reported the new baritone horn purchased by the club had ar- rived, and other instruments were being repaired. He also introduced a brass quartet comprised of Janet Becker on the new baritone; Kevin Fraser, trombone; Becky Cranston, cornet; and Debbie Kohlhaas, trumpet, who entertained the group with several numbers. In other business, the group voted to sell "Zip Code" books. These my be purchased for $1 from any Band Mother, or can be obtained at the Telephone Office and at Thelma's Studio of Beauty. Burt Graveside Rites For Woltz Infant Filled bags should be returned *to the Miller home before the day "the truck arrives. C. B. Chlpman is recovering at his home from recent surgery at Mercy Hospital Mason City. He arrived home from the hospital on Thursday. Mr. and Mrs. Andy Nauman and family, former Burt residents, now of Aupsta, Wisconsin, spent a week visiting Burt and other area relatives and friends. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Westling, spent the weekend at the homes of her cousins, Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Godwin, and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Hayenga, Minneapolis. While there they attended the -wedding of Howard Godwin and Miss Bonnie Anderson. . Mr. and Mrs. Russell Chipman, Cleveland, Tennessee arrived on Sunday for a visit at the parental C. B. Chipman. Rus- sell is in the Forestry Service in Tennessee. Monday evening dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Westling were Mr. and Mrs. Andy Nauman and family, Augusta, Wisconsin, Mrs. Doris Larson and family, and Mr. and Mrs. Vern Shipler and Dennis. The Naumans were overnight guests. Birthday Club Met At Burt BURT - A one o'clcok luncheon was held at the home of Cella Scott on Saturday afternoon, honoring her birthday anniversary. Guests were members of "The Birthday" club. Attending were Beth Miller, Elsie Winters, Lefie McMuUen, Clara Reynolds, Lydia Schwietert and Elva Boettcher. Relatives helping Celia observe her birthday on Saturday BURT - Graveside rites were held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday for baby Timothy Ray Woltz, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Woltz. Rev. Bruce Calbreath, officiated at the services and Garry's Funeral Home, Bancroft was in charge of arrangements. Baby Timothy Ray was born on Monday at the Dickinson County Memorial Hospital, Spirit Lake and lived but 12 short hours. Survivors are his parents, a brother Matthew, grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Woltz, Burt and Mr. and Mrs. Howard Rede- mski, Algona. Also serviving are • his great grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Woltz, Burt, great- grandma Adams and great grandpa Redemski, Algona. - o Mrs. Paul Schwieger entered the Lutheran Hospital, Fort Dodge on Tuesday for tests and Medical care. She underwent major surgery on Friday morning. Members of the Burt Band Mothers have for sale "Zip Code" books - which they hope ev'efy area' resident will :pur^ chase and use in addressing all*'* their mail. The books which will . sell for $1 may be purchased from any Band Mother. They may also be obtained from Wantalee Hawcott at the telephone office or from Thelma Lappe at Thelma's Studio of Beauty. Mrs. Ray Devine is operating Jo Ann's New and Used Clothing, during her hospitalization and recovery. Women of the Presbyterian church are reminded to keep saving their Betty Crocker Coupons as well as their Gift House Redemption coupons and bring them to the church. The Good Will Industries Truck will be in Burt on Wednesday, Dec. 7. Anyone wishing to give articles so the handicapped people might have work, may secure empty bags at the J. L. Miller home. Thanksgiving is a time for expressing gratitude, and in this land of plenty way up on our list of the many things for which we are thankful is the friendship of folks like you. J & D LAUNDROMAT THANK YOU Thanks to the tremendous response from the Burt and surrounding community residents — our Grand Opening was a great success. Your loyalty and interest is greatly appreciated. Special thanks to the Burt Savings Bank, Mitchell's TV and Red's Motor Shop, A. C. Hinckley Construction and the Burt Lions Club for. the . begutifu! floral plants sent i '' "' ' Ben — Ivy — Mary Beth Burt Sundry Store LECTRIC t MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on all rewinding and general repair of electric motors. RED'S MOTOR SHOP Burt, Iowa Phone 924-3413 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 evening were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Dransfelt, Mr. and Mrs. Loyola O'Brien, Frank Bahling, and Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Andreason all of Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Roger Scott and family and Mr, and Mrs. Harold Andreason, Burt. Burt Gives $108 BURT - A successful Red Cross Fund Drive was conducted in Burt under the di- rection of Iva Jurgens, Red Cross Chairman for Burt. A total of $108.65 was collected by Mrs. Jurgens and her co-workers, Ann Baumgard, Gladys Hawcott,Betty Cranston, Phyllis Miller, Phyllis Wiener, and Marilyn Johnson. INFORMATION: For information on Blue Chip stock, new but promising or preferred stock at 6%, write HAROLD W.MAR- TIN, 436 Loomis Ave., Ft. Dodge, la., or phone 576-1325. ' flJOM-tfn) '.0==*^ ... for your kind patronage in the past. We hope to serve you again/ We are grateful for the opportunity of serving this community throughout the year. Best wishes to all our friends! BURT CO-OP ELEVATOR Ronald Jurgtta, Mgr. for all our Many Blessings LET US FIND OUR STRENGTH IN PRAYER! By putting our faith in the Almighty, in seeking His guidance in all our ways . . . and by working together for the common good, His strength is ours. We appreciate your patronage and hope to serve you soon! BURT SAVINGS BANK MEMBER F.D.I.C. SAVINGS INSURED UP TO $15,000 ! Shipler s ! DRY GOODS I AND VARIETY Burt, Iowa * * * • For /our next permanent, shampoo and set, expert hair coloring or manicures, call 924 in Burt. We have three operators to care for all your beauty needs. Thelma's Studio Of Beauty Burt, Iowa We do the entire insulating job for/you Takes only a few hours for a house time \of fuel savings and comfort Just sit back and relax ! We have special pneumatic equipment 90 that the insulation can be distributed evenly over your entire ceiling area quickly—and economically. Burt Builders Floyd Sill Burt Phone 924*3732 Orville Duncan Algona Phone 295*2339 Absolutely no mess or fuss for you •Bflfi

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