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Faith at Work features 'The Million Volt Man'

Dr. Dean Ortner, well-known as "The Million Volt Man" from the premiere of Ripley's Believe It Or Not, will be the featured speaker at the Faith at Work Lunch Friday, July 19 at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. (Contributed)

The Unity Foundation invites everyone to attend the monthly Faith at Work Lunch on Friday, July 19 from noon to 1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. The speaker is Dr. Dean Ortner.

Ortner is the eldest of eight boys whose parents were both professors in the fields of rocket science, metallurgical engineering and math.

He is known as "The Million Volt Man" based on the premiere of Ripley's Believe It Or Not. He has given demonstrations in dozens of countries.

His recent films include Radiant Energy and The Solar System. He has had four books published, and a fifth is currently being edited. He and his wife, Terry, reside in Whittier, California.

Tickets can be purchased at the door. For information, call (320) 491-6417.