July 20 1939 Schroeder Picnic
Schroeder Families Hold Picnic at Decorah Park The Schroeder families of Postville and their kindred held their annual picnic at the Decorah city park last Sunday, and when you speak of the Schroeder families hereabout you refer to a'large and increasing clan, as was evidenced by the fact that 114 of them were present on this gala occasion, and they were not all there either, as Mrs. John Kolirs received letters from Christian Schroeder of Redlands, California, California, his son, Ernest Schroeder, of Marshfleld, Wis., and son, Roy, of Oxford, Oxford, Wis., expressing regret they could not be with them. A picnic dinner of banquet proportions proportions was enjoyed at noon, after which the hours were passed pleasantly in a social way until the evening shades appeared when those present separated for their several homes. ' Those in attendance were Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Schroeder, Willard and Florence, Mrs. Bertha Schroeder and Paul, Mrs. L. H. Schroeder, Mr. and Mrs. Ed. F. Schroeder and family, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Schara, Jackie and Kenneth, Kenneth, Mr. and Mrs. John Kohrs and Donald, Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Meyer, Mr.. and Mrs. Louie Harnack and family,' Mr. and Mrs. Harold Schroeder and family, Mr. and Mrs. Arbie Schroeder, Mr. and Mrs. Peter Meland and Bur- nctta, Mr. and Mrs. David Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. Ed, Schlee and family, Mr. and Mrs. Luver Schult?. and Dorothy, Mr. and Mrs. Win. H. Hein and Gretchen, Mrs. Geo. Hein, Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Hein, Mr. and Mrs. Louis W. Thoma, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Zieman and Gretchen, Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Meyer, Victor and Ora, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Hoth and John. Mr. and Mrs. Leo Brainard and Carl, Horace Gordanier and daughters, Rev. and Mrs. Frederick R. Ludwig. Orville and Willard Meyer. Gates Williams, lleta, June. Palmer and Dale Schroeder, Schroeder, all of Postville. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Monroe and family. Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Kohrs and Virginia. Betty Strien. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Schave and Vera, of Castalia; Castalia; Mr. and Mrs. Martin Schroeder of Williamsburg. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Fisher of Ossian. Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Fuller of Fort Atkinson, Wis.; Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Updegraph and Dick of j Whitewater. Wis.: Mrs. Emit Fisher and | Jackie and Mrs. Fritz Fisher, of Janesville. Janesville. Wis.: Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Einck of Decorah; Mr. and Mrs. Jake Marchino and daughters of Palatine, Illinois.