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Looking Back - 01/11/2013

January 11, 2013
Dysart Reporter

Jan. 12, 1933

A pretty wedding took place at the Zion Lutheran Church in Dysart at high noon Tuesday, January 10, when Roy Luze and Miss Mildred Caslavka were united in marriage.

Walter Lorenzen and Miss Lillian Arp were united in marriage Wednesday afternoon, January 11, at the Zion Lutheran Church in Dysart.

Jan. 14, 1943

Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Feller are hereby inviting their friends, relatives and neighbors to attend an open house on Wednesday at their home in honor of their Golden wedding anniversary.

Homer Zobel, who has been employed in the Keidel Barber Shop for about a year, will leave January 20, for Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., where he will be a civilian barber.

Jan. 10, 1963

The Zion Lutheran Church in Dysart installed their new pastor, the Rev. Jerome Riggert, Sunday, January 6.

Mr. and Mrs. Dick Finley of Rochester, Minn., are the parents of their sixth child and fourth daughter, born Monday in Rochester. Mrs. Finley is the former Jane Brandt, daughter of Ruth Brandt of Dysart.

Jan. 11, 1973

More than 100 men signed up to grow beards for the Dysart Centennial Saturday. The beard "kick-off" breakfast was attended by 248 people.

After the North Tama wrestling meet, senior Scott Hilmer still remains undefeated with an 8-0 record.

Jan. 13, 1983

Lisa and Mark Althof are the parents of a baby girl who has been named Ann Louise. She was born on Thursday, January 6.

Jerald and Shirley Blackburn of Dysart are the parents of a baby girl, Jennifer Lee, born Saturday, January 8.

Jan. 14, 1993

Jenni and Kevin Kugel of Dysart are the parents of their first child, a son, born on Friday, January 8, at Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo. He has been named Taylor Robert.

Officer-in-Charge at the Dysart Post Office, Sharleen Overton, spent last Friday afternoon selling the new Elvis stamps issued by the U.S. Postal Service. She sold approximately 2,000 stamps that afternoon.

Jan. 9, 2003

Justin and Rebecca Hosek of Clutier proudly announce the birth of their son, Dylan Wayne, born December 17, 2002.

Holiday Decorating Contest winners were Mr. and Mrs. Dean Evans, first; Mr. and Mrs. Francis Elliott, second; and Mr. and Mrs. Ken Paulsen, third. For the largest and most unique displays, Chuck Petersen took first place; Mr. and Mrs. Rich Behrens, and tied for third place were Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gumbert and Mr. and Mrs. Lon Flickinger. In the commercial division, Sunnycrest Nursing Center took the honors.



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