The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 19, 1967 · Page 5
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 5

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, January 19, 1967
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Burt The Monitor Lone Rock t Mi*. Ruby Hfncklty, N«wt Publi*h«d By Th« Upper Des Mein.i Publishing Co., Algona, Iowa 0«nn!i Wolltr, Editor Burf Council Sets Expense Outline, 1967 BURT - Burt Town Council Monday set up appropriations TSorden* A COMPLETE LINE OF GRADE A DAIRY PRODUCTS J4 ome •IURT foi city expenses for the year 1967. A budget of $78,346 for total expenditures was set up. Of this, $11,985 will ba raised by tax levy, the balance to come from various other sources such as road use tax, utilities, liquor profit fund, etc. It was noted that Burt has the lowest tax millage of any town in Kossuth county. The fire department expenditure account for 1966 of $2,417 was presented and approved. Of this amount 2/3 is paid by rural townships. The Council accepted the bid of the K & H Oil Co. for fuel oil for 1967. The bid accepted for No. 1 fuel oil was for 3.9? per gallon below normal tank wagon price and 3.5? per gallon below normal tank wagon price for No. 2 fuel oil. No bids were received for gas to be used by city in 1967, therefore bids will be asked for again. The Burt Savings Bank was designated as the depository for all city funds. Routine reports were given and accepted and routine bills allowed. All city council men, Mayor Nels Nelson, Engineer Ralph Johnston and Clerk G. H. McMullen were present at the first meeting of the new year. - o - SOUP SUPPER The Methodist Merry Mixers and the Youth Fellowship'groups will hold their annual Soup Supper at the Burt Methodist church Thursday, Jin. 26. Serving will begin at 5 p. m. and on the menu will be homemade chili and vegetable soup Public Auction MONDAY JAN. 23 - 9:30 AM Sale of all Meat and Grocery Equip, at Bernie's Market - OWNERS BERNARD MILLER RAYMOND LOVSTAD AUCTIONEERS: QUINN & ClARK CLERK: BURT SAVINGS BANK JANUARY SPECIAL! Westinghouse AUTOMATIC DISHWASHER 179°° Westinghouse Sales and Service DON MITCHELL ON SALE FOR ONLY Phone 924-3413 Burt, la. 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 and relish tray. Choice of homemade pie and coffee. Price of the supper is only 75? for adults and 50? for children 10 years and under. - o - TO BE CLUB HOSTS Mrs. J. L. Miller will be hostess to members of the Fortnightly Club at her home Friday, Jan. 20. - o - MEETING POSTPONED The members of Band Mothers Club will not meet on Thursday evening, Jan. 19 as scheduled. They will hold their January meeting following the serving of the annual Land Bank dinner on Wednesday, Jan. 25. - o - A TAX REPORT NOTE Supt. Bruce Cranston this past week received a letter from Paul J. Skarda, director of administration and finance, Des Moinas, pertaining to school district identification on Iowa tax forms. According to the letter, Section 422,21, Code of Iowa, makes it mandatory that space be provided on the Iowa Income Tax return form to report the name of the school district in which the taxpayers live. The acquisition of this information is of vital concern to the public school districts because it is highly Impossible that the legislature at some future diy may utilize district income tax receipts as one factor in determining the allocation of financial aid to respective districts, - o - J. D. Andrews, a student at Mankato State College spent the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Andrews. J. D. also attended a weekend drill of the Algona National Guard unit of which he is a member. Eph. Stewart arrived home on Monday from the Dickinson County hospital, Spirit Lake, where he had received medical care for about ten days. On Wednesday, the Roscoe Stewarts and the Earl Shiplers helped Eph moved into an apartment in the Burt hotel where he will make his home for some time. Darrell Davis spent three days the past week at Moline, 111. where he attended a John Deere training school. Mr. and Mrs. Dean Andrews accompanied Mr. and Mrs. Dale Struthers, Algona, to Oakdale, la. on Wednesday where thay visited with Mr. and Mrs. Archie Struthers. Archie, a brother of Dale had just been released from the hospital in Iowa City that day. Mrs. Archie Struthers is a sister of Mrs. Andrews. The group returned home on Friday. Members of the Janice circle, Methodist church, are sponsoring a family pot-luck supper at 6:30 p. m. Sunday, Jan. 22. Following the supper, the first in a series of three church-wide mission studies will be held. The evening program on "The Church In Canada" will be conducted by Rev. Davies. All church members are invited and urged to take part. Burt School To Get New Dodge, Driver Training Burt Public School's driver education department will receive a new 1967 Dodge Coronet from Percival Motors, Inc. These cars are among the more than 4,000 fully-equipped automobiles supplied by Dodge dealers at no cost to more than 2,000 high schools throughout the country, R. B, McCurry, Vice President and General Manage, Dodge Car and Truck Division, called the dealer's participation in the safety program "one of the best investments ever made in highway safety. The new Dodge will be fully equipped with all standard safety features. Members of the Burt Blue Birds 4-H club will m?et at the home of Margaret Devine oa Saturday, Jan. 21. Mr. and Mrs. Larry Hinckley- and Chsryl Ann, Oelwein, were weekend guests at the parental Al Hinckley home. Mrs. Walter Steward was taken to the Mercy hospital, Mason City, on Thursday for medical care. She underwent major surgery on Wednesday morning. Annual Guest Night Held By Burt'U&r BURT - Members of the "U & I" Club held their annual guest night at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Westling on Tuesday evening. Mrs. Magdaline Ortman was assisting hostess. A planned pot luck turkey dinner was served at 6:30. The tables were artistically decorated with marshrmllow snowmen and cotton snow ball trees. Following the dinner Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Ulses showed slides sent to them by their son, Gene from Rome, Italy. The pictures were taken by Gene enroute from New York to Rome and of places of interest in and surrounding Rome. Gene is furthering his study for the Priesthood in Rome. Attending this annual affair were: Mr. and Mrs. Delmar Angus, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Angus, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Dittmer, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Larson, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Patterson, Mr. and Mrs. Homer Sabin, Mr. and Mrs. Merle Schwietert, Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Ulses, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Westling and Vicke, Mrs. Elsie Junkermeier and Naomi, Mrs. Magdaline Ortman and Mrs. Gladys Hawcott. Burt Folks On Circuitous Trip To Florida Mr. and Mrs. Harlem Lacy became grandparents again on Saturday when a baby boy arrived to make his home with the Donald Hrycays, Milwaukee. The little lad, Robert who has two brothers and a sister to welcome . .him, weighed in at 8 Ibs. Mrs. Hrycay is Mrs. Lacy's daughter. The Lacys will go to Milwaukee on Friday for a short visit. From there they will goto Columbus, Georgia, for a visit with her son and family, the John Gamaches. From Columbus the Lacys will go to Florida for the balance of the winter. They plan to leave Florida sometime in April, coming home via the East route. In Maryland they plan to visit with his son and family, the John Lacy family, who have a new son the Lacys haven't seen. They plan to be back in Burt sometime the latter part of April. Bride-To-Be Shower Honoree At Lone Rock LONE ROCK-Bunny Thomas of Forest Lake, Minn, was feted at a wedding shower in the Lone Rock Presbyterian church, Monday evening. Miss Thomas will be married to Kermit Krueger, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Krueger of Lone Rock. The bride-to-be and guests were entertained with music by a qaartet, Rev. Albert Bullock, Leroy Bras, Gary Rath and Mtke Lee, readings by Mrs. Denis Priebe and Mrs. Clarence Kraft, and Mrs. E. A, Lee and devo- tions were led by Mrs. Raymond Newold. Mrs. Ruth Krueger took care of the g.iest book and Mrs. Fred Schultz poured. Hostesses were Mrs. Denis Priebe, Clarence Kraft, Roy Jensen, Ed Blanchard, E. A. Lee, Jess Blanchard, MerwinMarlow, Willis Cotton, Arden Ho/ey, Jim M.irlow, Lorenz Gade, Raymond Newold, Melvin Meyer, Delmar Fischer, Ronald Christenson, Frank Flaig, Roger Jensen, Harlan Blanchard, Larry Ramus, Rose Kraft, Ruth Krueger, Fred Schultz, Erich Seegebarth. - o - Mrs. Rose Kraft and Mrs. Ed Blanchird attended the Kossuth Co. school on food service Wednesday at Titonka. Demonstrations were given by the Pillsbury Co. and the Asleasens Equipment Co. for Kitchen supplies, Minneapolis. All schools in the county were represented except Burt and LuVerne. Mrs. Ed Blanchard and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wiener of Burt spent the weekend in Cedar Falls visiting relatives there. Mrs. Blanchard visited her son and family, the Delbert Blanchards, and the Wieners visited the Carl Wieners there. Mr. A. D. Newbrough went to Holy Family hospital Saturday for test. Past Matrons Club, Burt, Met Nine members of the Past Matrons Club answered roll call on Thursday afternoon at Cunningham's Tea Room. Hostesses were Erma Pratt and Lorraine Campney. Plans were made for the February meeting which will be a "pot luck" luncheon at the home of Lillian Fredrickson, at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, February 9th. Cards were signed and sent to three shut-in and ill members, Ethel Dremmel, Lillian Mien- zer and Erma Harvey. Burt Cub Scout Pack Meeting Den 3, Burt Cub Scouts met in the school lunch room Monday after school. There were eight Cubs and a Den Mother, Mrs. John Spear present. They played "Steal The Bacon". Bobby Simmons served the lunch. After a closing flag ceremony, two of the Cubs correctly folded the flag. Sunday afternoon and evening guests at the Harley Troutman, Jr. home were Mr. and Mrs. Richard Strouse, Curt and Kris, and Mr. and Mrs. Al Hlnckley. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Becker were Sunday dinner and afternoon guests of Mrs. Betty Miller and family. For Office Supplies and Metal Business Furniture visit the Office Supply Dept. of THE UPPER DBS MOINES-PUB. CO. Burt Calendar Of COMMUNITY EVENTS Thursday, Jan. 19, 1967 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moinet-5 COMMUNITY EVENTS THURSDAY, Jan. 19 - Bus Driver's Clinic at Algona, 7p.m. Firemen's Meeting, 7:30 p. m. JANUARY 18-19-20-21 - State Line Conference Tournamrnts. JANUARY 25 - Federal Land Bank Dinner at school, Band Mothers serving, 6:30 p. m.j — Band Mothers meeting following serving dinner. CHURCH CALENDAR PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Rock, Iowa Rev. Albert C. Bullock, Pastor SUNDAY, Jan. 22 - Morning Worship, 10 a. m. (Newly elected church officers will be installed). Sunday Church School, 11 a. m. Youth Fellowship, 6 p. m. GOOD HOPE MF.THODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor THURSDAY, Jan. 19 - Confirmation Class, 7 p. m. Men's Club meets, 7:30 p. m. SUNDAY, Jan. 23 - Sunday School, 10 a. m. Divine Worship Services, 11 a. m. - Sermon "What Do They Mean - The Prayer Amendment?" Happy Scrappers conduct worship services at Good Sanuritan Home, 2:30 p. m. BURT METHODIST Rev. Merlin C. Davies, Pastor SUNDAY, Jan. 22 - Divine Worship Services, 9 a. m. Sermon topic "What Do They Mean— The Prayer Amendment ?" Sunday School, 10 a. m. Family Fellowship Night, Janice Circle in charge, 6:30 p. m. BURT PRESBYTERIAN Rev. Bruce Calbreath, Pastor SATURDAY, Jan. 21 - Men's "Get-Together" at Cunningham's Tea Room, 8 a. m. SUNDAY, Jan. 22 - Sunday School, 9 a. m. Divine Worship Services, 10:15 a. m. ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN Rev. Arnold Vehling, Pastor SUNDAY, Jan. 22 - Divine Worship Services, 8 a. m. Sunday School, 9 a. m. CARD OF THANKS We wish to thank everyone whose kindness and sympathy brought comfort during the long illness and death of our beloved sister Ruth. Your cards, mu- morials and other sympathetic acts will always be remebered. Brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews of Ruth Basse. (5M*) FOR INFORMATION on Farmers Hybrid, Computer Service stocks, and 6% growth Certificates, please contact HAROLD W. MARTIN, 436 Loomls Ave., or Phone 576-1325, Ft. Dodge, Iowa. (93tfn) LECTRIC & MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on all rewinding and general repair of electric motors. RED'S MOTOR SHOP Burt, Iowa Phone 924-3413 R Avoid all the problems of feeding your livestock during bad weather by calling your co-op elevator for grain bank service — today I PHONE Burt Co-op Elevator PHO NE Ronald Jurgens, Mgr. 9M - 3241 TRACTOR REPAIRS! NOW is the time to bring your tractor in for repairs. Get it out of the way before the rush starts. Expert repair work done at minimal prices. You name it, we can do it! Reutzel's Garage Phone 924-3315 Burt JANUARY SALE - YOU SAVE! - ON RUBBER FOOTWEAR ON OTHER CLOTHING ITEMS ( ON MEN'S AND BOYS 1 SPORT JACKETS SHOP NOW AND SAVE ! DRY GOODS AND VARIETY Don't GAMBLE ...with your savings — bank here! All savings at the Burt Savings Bank are fully insured up to $15,000. And, your savings are further protected by our proven years of solid banking experience. Play it safe by banking with us. BURT SAVINGS BANK MEMBER F.D.I.C. SAVINGS INSURED UP TO $15,000

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