The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 9, 1967 · Page 6
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Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, February 9, 1967
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Thursday, F«b. 9, 1966 Algona (la.) Upper Dei Molnei-7 Burt ^MMMB g^ Thursday, Feb. 9, 1966 Aigona (la.) upp The Monitor tone Rock Mrs. Ruby Hlnckhy, Newi Published By The Upper Dei Melnei Publishing Co., Algona, Iowa Dennli Waller, Editor Burt Accepts New Iowa L. & P. Contract For Town The Burt Town Council mat Monday night and accepted a new contract with Iowa Electric Light and Power for the wholesale purchase of electricity for the town in the com'ng year. Several changes were made in the agreement, but the rate is approximately the same. The council also heard and accepted the annual financial statement for the town. The street financial statement was also accepted. In 1966, $11,113 was spent for street purposes. Of this amount, $5,586 came from state road use taxes. In other transactions, the council approved participation of the Burt library in the state traveling library program. A beer permit was issued to Don's Place and routine bills were presented and allowed. Present at the meeting were Nels Nelson, mayor; G. H. McMullen, clerk; Ralph Johnston, city engineer; and J. L. Miller, E. P. Fredrickson, Ray Hoppus and George Becker, councilmen. Burt Man Has Surgery After A Fall On The Ice BURT - Ray A. Walker is hospitalized at St. Ann hospital, a victim of the ice. Mr. Walker had been up town Friday and purchased groceries and when walking up to the his house, slipped on the ice and fell. He received a badly fractured knee cap. Surgery was performed Saturday morning and steel pins put in. - o - NAMED NIGHT MARSHAL Paul Schwieger has been hired as night marshal for Burt. Sch: wieger was formerly day marshal. His wife, the former Jo Ann Shipler, operates Jo Ann's Used Clothing in Burt. They have one son. - o - HOME FROM VACATION Mr. and Mrs. Carl Reynolds returned Wednesday from a month's vacation spent with their son, Carol and family, at their Lakeside home, Hot Springs, Ark. Enroute to Arkansas the Rey- nolds.,.yisited. the Edwin W.ards,, Houghton, la., and with Mr. and Mrs." John Fowler and Eunice Burger, Montrose, la. Mr, and Mrs. Odey Cherland spent last weekend with the Reynolds at Hot Springs. - o Members of the Brownie, Jr. and Cadet Girl Scouts are having their annual Dad-Daughter Date Night at the school lunch room Saturday evening. A planned pot-luck supper will be served at 6:30 p. m., followed by an Interesting program and an even- Ing of fellowship for the girls and their dads. Nels Nelson and Roland Chafee arrived home Friday from a week spent purchasing cattle in South Dakota and Montana. Weekend visitors at the Walter Steward home were Mr. and Mrs. Ray Miller, Darrell and Joyce, Estherville; Roger Steward, Madrid; M:\ and M:rs. Eugene Steward and boys, Minneapolis; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bringman, and Timmy, Kalona; Perry Steward, Montezuma; and Shirley Ryan, Williamsburg. The guests came to help their parents observe their 46th wedding anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller attended final rites for a longtime friend, Mrs. Vern Waters at Havelock, Thursday afternoon. Mr. Miller served as one of the pallbearers at the services. Judy Mitchell, junior at S.U.I., Iowa City, spent the weekend with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Don Mitchell. She returned to Iowa City with friends from Algona Sunday afternoon. Pat Schwietert, a senior at Iowa Methodist School of Nursing, Des Moines, was a weekend guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Merle Schwietert. Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Miller, Estherville, were, Saturday " J guesfsf "of Bis'brother"and wife, Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Miller. Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Meyer, Alan and Joel, and Mr. and Mrs. Eu Claire' Muyer, Terry and Brenda, were Sunday guests of their mother and grandmother, Mrs. Ella Meyer. •Members of the Past Matrons Club will meet at a pot-luck luncheon at the home of Lefie McMullen at 12:30 p. m., Thursday, Feb. 9. Dishes will be furnished. Roll call will be "Sundays of Long Ago." This will be the annual initiation program. In charge will be Mabeline Lovstad and her committee. Sunday guests at the Dean Andrews home were Mr. and Mrs. Henry Mertz, Wesley, and Mr. and Mrs. Michael Scott and Ar- mancle. LECTRIC & MOTOR SERVICE Expert service on all rewinding and general re- pair of electric motors. RED'S MOTOR SHOP Burt, Iowa Phone 924-3413 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 Albert Bullock, Lone Rock, Is Bridegroom Phone 924-3315 Burt LONE ROCK - Oa Saturday, Jan. 28, 1967, at 4:30 p. m., at the Dexter First United Presbyterian church, Sandra Jeanne Grant, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Orville J. Grant, became the bride of Lester E. Bullock, son of Rev. and Mrs. Albert C. Bullock of Lone Rock. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Albert C. Bullock, father of the groom, and the Rev. Charles T. White, pastor of the Dexter- First United Presbyterian church. Preceding the service, candles in the windows, along the bride's aisle, and the candelabrum at the altar were lit by Denise and Dennis Cline, twin cousins of the bride. William Cast, college roommate of the groom, sang "O Perfect Love." Rosalyn Click, former college roommate of the bride read "Velvet Words", a poem written by the bride in twelfth grade English class. Miss Grant, given in nujriage by her father, wore a gown of white velvet. It was empire styled with white satin appliqued roses at the bodice. Her sleeves were elbow length, and she wore white wrist gloves. Her detachable chapel-length train was secured by two small bows. Her veil of silk illusion fell from a crown of pearls and rhinestones. She carried a single long- stemmed red rose. Mrs. David Ludwlg was matron of honor, and Ellen Bollock, maid of honor, both sisters of the groom. Little Miss Molinda Ludwig, niece of the groom, was flower girl, and scattered rose petals along the candlelit bride's aisle. Brothers of the bride, Warren Grant, served as best man, and Paul Grant, served as groomsman. Guests were seated by David Ludwlg, brother-in-law of the groom, Richard Brenzo, friend of the groom, and Darrell Cline, cousin of the bride. Wedding music was presented by Mi's. John Shepherd at the organ. Music during the prelude included "Ich Liebe Dich", "Candlelight", "Winter Scene", and "The Lord Is MyShepherd." She played the "Bridal Chorus" from Lohengrin by Wagner, as the bride entered the sanctuary on the arm of her father. Following the wedding ceremony, a reception for 200 guests was held in the church parlors, with Mr. and Mrs. Don Hurst, reception host and hostess. Miss Grant's six former college roommates served as honorary bridesmaids. Wilma Jobst was Miss Grant's personal attendant; Vickl Sorenson had charge of the guest book; Rosalyn Click read "Velvet Words"; Mrs. Thomas Martin poured the punch; Julie Hedin poured the coffee; and Alice Klevjer helped with the gifts. Mrs. LeRoy Cline and Mrs. Harold Thulin, aunts of the bride, served the cake. Cindy Thulin, and Denise Cline, cousins of the bride, assisted with the serving daring the reception. Preparing and serving the reception were Mrs. Clayton Scott, Mrs. Warren Neal, Mrs. Hirvey Beaman and Mrs. Gaylord Herring. Mr, and Mrs. Bullock are milking their home in Muscatine. Mr. Bullock, who received his B. A. Degree from Buena Vista College at Storm Lake on Jan. 29, is teaching mathematics in the Mascatine High School. Mrs. Bullock will continue her college work at the University of Iowa at Iowa City, transferring there from the State College of Iowa at Cedar Falls, where she has been a student the past two years. Honor Society Of Burt Names Officers Mrs. Paul Espe hosted a meeting of the Burt HighSchool Honor Society at her home Thursday evening. Newly elected officers took over duties for the year. They are Clint Patterson, president; Diane Miller, vice president; Norma Harms, secretary; and Nancy Ackerman, treasurer. Mrs. Espe is the society counselor. During the general business meeting members discussed various means of raising money for the society to be used in purchasing a plaque with members' names engraved on it to present to the school. There are eleven members In the Honor Society this year. They are Clint Patterson, Diane Miller, Norma Harms, Nancy Ackerman, Linda Meyer, Paulette Arend, Diane Hoppus, Joyce Baumgard, Linda Becker, Sandra Ortman and Deborah Kohlhaas. Burt Adopts A Part In Library Traveling Plan The Burt Public Library Board met Monday with Mrs. Ann McKinley of Mason City, a representative of the area extension co-op reading program, and voted to participate in the traveling library. By Joining the program, Burt will have 730 new books on loan every three months via the traveling library. The board also voted to open the library to the public at least 10 hours a week. An announcement will be made at a later date as to the exact days and hours. Also approved was the purchase of a series of child craft • books. Mrs. Thecla Christensen will host the next meeting of the club at her homo Monday, Feb. 13. Assisting hostesses will be Mrs. R. H. Thompson and Mrs. Ron Jurgens. - o Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Wiener entertained at dinner Sunday honoring the birthday anniversary of Roger Ulses. Guests Included Mr. and M-s. Roger Ulses and Randy, Fenton, and Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Harms, Brenda, Kirk and Kent. Mr. and Mrs. G. H. McMullen spent Saturday evening with his brother, Neal MoMullen, who is hospitalized at Ft. Dodge. They were accompanied as far as Humboldt by Mrs. Esther Miller, who visited her daughter, Mrs. Aaron Klieber at Humboldt. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Parsons and two children moved this past weekend from the former Joe Zanke farm, which they have tenanted for the past several years, to the Dr. Bourne farm in Union twp. Burt Woman's Club BURT - Members of the Burt Woman's Club will meet at the horns of Thecla Christensen on Monday evening, Feb. 13. Assisting hostesses will be Iva Jurgens and Phoebe Thompson. Program theme for the evening will be "The Challenge to Benefit from the Past." A skit, "Women Who Believed in Lincoln", will be given by Lillian Fredrickson, Barbara Calbreath,- Erma Pratt, Clara Reynolds and Ruth Clapsaddle. A CLASSIFIED AD ' WJIA GET FAST RESULTS DO YO HAVE ANY NEWS? Coll Ruby Hlnckley at 924-3222 or drop your news Item off at the Burt Sundry Store for publication In the Burt Monitor. YOUR KEY TO SUCCESS: PLANNING Better prepare yourself for the coming year by establishing a plan of action.. Come in and sit down and discuss your goals and needs with your local co-op. Feeds and fertilizers will be at the top of your list. Perhaps we have some ideas on how you might get better results with your crops and livestock this year. ••••B Get Long Distance Call From Son In Germany HURT - Mr. and Mrs. Ken Cook were happy to receive a long distance telephone call from their son, E5 Terry Joe Cook, who is serving with the armed forces at Darmstedt, Germany. Terry told his parents he had juct returned from a week's visit with his aunt and uncle, M:\ and Mrs. Calvin Kollasch at their temporary home at Haarlem, Holland. M:. Kollasch, a pipe line engineer for Fluer Neder- ham, is on loan to the U. S. government doing work in Holland. Mrs. Kollasch is the former Ruth Schraeder, sister of Mrs. Cook. Burt Singer In Mcmkato Group BURT - The Pro Musica Antiqua and the Madrigal Singers of Mankato State College will present a concert at Bethel Col- lege in St. Paul on Friday, and at Mankato State at 8 p. m, Tuesday, Feb. 14. Members of the group include two Kossuth county students, John Lovstad, son of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Lovstad, Burt, and Linda Pingel Sook, Ledyard. World Prayer Day On Friday BURT - Ladies of Burt Presbyterian and Methodist churches will hold World Day of Prayer services at 2 p. m., Friday, Feb. 10, at the Methodist church. The theme of this year's World Day of Prayer over all the world is "Of His Care Tnere Shall Be No End.' Conducting the services at Burt will bs Mrs. Mary Jean Andrews and Mrs. Luella MsWliorter. They will be assisted by Blanche Long, Viola Becker, Genevieve Graham, Phyllis Wiener and Lefle M:MiUen. Appropriate music will be furnished by Evelyn Mawdsley at the organ and soloists Norma Harms and Karen Davies. All area ladies are welcome and invited to attend. 23 At Burt W.S.C.S. Meeting BURT - Members of the Burt W.S.C.S. met Wednesday and the program and devotions were presented by Mildred Larsen, Ivy Simmons, Beulah Davis and Shirley Lovstad. Members were reminded to bring their World Banks to the February circle meeting. Members also voted to present two members with life memberships. These will also be voted on at the circle meetings. Plans were made for the Union World Day of Prayer services by womsn of the Presbyterian and Methodist churches, which will be held Friday, Feb. 10, at 2 p. m. at the Methodist church. Hostesses Wednesday were Lorraine Campney, Benita Mitchell, Karen Davies, Rowena Ryerson and Dorothy Johnston. Members will hold a sacrificial breakfast and spiritual bazaar at 9:30 a. m.., Wednesday, March 1. Hostesses for the breakfast will be Lefle MiMullen, Leone Salisbury, Gertie Moore, Hilen Vogel and Alice Cole. Book Study Is Club's Program BURT — Members of the Burt Women's Club braved the icy conditions on Monday night to attend a meeting at the home of Mrs. Ed Smith, Jr. Mrs. K. J. Smith was assisting hostess. The theme of Monday evening's program was "The Challenge of Good Books." Interesting book reviews were given by Mrs. Don Patterson, Mrs. Michael Scott and Mrs. Dale Lockwood. Mrs. Patterson reviewed the book "The Climate Is Hope" by Walter S. Ross. "Give M>a My Liberty", by Noel B. Gerson, was reviewed by Mrs. Scott, and "Our Past Of Freedom", by Capt. Roger B. Donlon, was interestingly given by Mrs. Lockwood. S ADS 5 •BBHBBBBBBBBBBB! Sale of Farmers Hybrid Stock will close Feb. 20. For further Information, write HAROLD W. MARTIN, Agent, 436 Loomls Ave v yEt. podge, Iowa. • '' ' rti-U-13) If you need to build, revamp or remodel, ask our lumber department for their ideas. We would like to help in any way we can. Stop in - let's plan for a bigger and better _year! WATCH FOR FURTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS ON OUR DOLLAR DAYS AND FEED BOOKING PROGRAM FOR THIS YEAR . . . TREAT YOUR FAMILY TO SUNDAY DINNER AT... a •CUNNINGHAM'S CAFE BURT, IOWA Kossuth County's Friendliest Cafe ! ¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥ . [COOP BURT ELEVATOR Phone 924-3241 something we can offer you.... NEED CLOTHES FOR WORK? PLAY? DRESS? we have them . .. Shipler's DRY GOODS AND VARIETY Burt, Iowa and convenience is our business! GARRY FUNERAL HOME and AMBULANCE SERVICE AMBULANCE EQUIPPED WITH OXYGEN PHONE BANCROFT 5483 SUCCESSOR TO C. B. CH|PMAN FUNERAL SERVICE C. B. CHIPMAN, PHONE BURT, RES. 924-3431 A checking account at the Burt Savings Bank can save you time, energy, footwork and headaches. Pay bills by check to keep your records exact and accurate. The cost is minimal and the effort you save is great. Play it smart and safe with a convenient checking account with us ... BURT SAVINGS BANK MEMBER F.D.I.C. 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