Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on March 15, 1961 · Page 3
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Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, March 15, 1961
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ieto L U. B. Church on W. Ellerbeck Worship at 9:00 a. m. ihool at 10:00 a. ra. FIRE f estenberg of Bennett d degree burns on his i pan of grease caught ntly in his home. St. Paul's Lutheran Church C. E. Witt, Pastor Justin Sllvlus, Assistant Pastor Wednesday, 2:00 and 7:30 p. m.— Lenten Services. 3:45 — Cherub, Children's Choir rehearsals. Thursday, 8:00—Senior Choir rehearsal. Saturday, 9:00—Youth Choir rehearsal. 9:00—Junior and Senior Confirmation classes. Sunday, 8:00 and 10:30 a. m.— Worship Services. 9:15—Sunday Church School. 7:30 p. m.—Public Examination of Confirmation class. ttric Wiring Is Our Business [ESTIMATES — POWER WIRING ! WIRING ... ELECTRIC HEATING . . . ELECTRIC REPAIRS . . . INSTALL NEW SERVICES D & J ELECTRIC 24 Hour Service Day Call 86 4-3725 Night Call 86 4-7688 or 86 4-3979 Community Presbyterian Church Walter T. Martin, Pastor 10:00 a. m. — Morning worship service. Those who could not bring their One Great Hour of Sharing offering last Sunday may do so next Sunday. 11:00 a. m.—Sunday School. 7:15 p. m.—Mariners Club. The Westminster Fellowship will meet Wednesday of this week at 7:00 p. m. to send packages to Church World Service and to plan Easter Sunrise service. No Cherub choir this week. Carol and Youth choirs Thursday after school. Chancel choir Thursday at 8:00 p. in. The Womens Association will have a 1:00 o'clock luncheon Friday, March 17. Baptismal service Palm Sunday, March 26, at 10:00 a. m. Communion service, Thursday March 28. at 8:00 p. m. St. Bridget's Church Kev. F. J. Vallaster, Pastor Week day Mass at 7:30 a. m. Sunday Masses — 8:00 and 10:00 a. m. Saturday—Mass at 8:30 a. m., fol lowed by catechetical instruction at 9:00. Holy day Masses at 6:00 a. m. and 8:00 a. m. Confessions will be heard every Saturday from 3:00 to 5:30 and from 7:00 to 8:30 p. m. TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO Interesting Items From the Files of the Postvllle Herald of March 19, 1936 WAT C HERS Are men becoming smaller than the clocks they ttatch? As we rush from plane to plane, city to Bity, appointment to appointment, are we shrinking rather than growing? For centuries men have gone forth from their . -jnoraes to work, either by foot, ship, horseback or ;riJ |Hii a jet that can cross a continent between lunch N ={**&i ..d dinner. Whether in the end it was "worth it" t"-W 1Aa a ' wavs depended on whether a man found f-!J$f* ime 89 the years went by for those things even '#Sp -.ore important than success—his family, his home, " id his church. - V* If the demands of your job—the pace of your , life—have chained you to a clock that is getting ^.jfeUgger than you are, pause to remember: in any • human life there are only so many hours, none of ,i * which may be reclaimed once they've ticked by. Pause to realize, too, that it takes only a minute ' : ito pray, only an hour to go to church on Sunday 1— yet the benefits reaped from even such brief ^dedication to God can be eternal. THE CHURCH FOR ALL . . . ALL FOR THE CHURCH The Church i* the grealtil factor on tarlh lor the building of chancier and food citricnihrp. Il ii a ilorchouic of ipiiitual vafuci. Without a ilronR Church, neither democracy nor civilization can lurvive. There arc four round rcaioni why every perron rhould attend rervicei regularly and tupporl the Church. They are: (I) For hii own »aV.c. (2) For his children'i take. (3) For the lake of Sir community and nation. (4) For the rake of the Church ilaeif, which needi hit mora] and material rupporl. Plan to go lo church regularly and read your Bible daily. Day Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Book Chapter VerRJ Job Psalms Homana Patdms Isaiah I Corinthianl (jalatiuna 23-27 S-ll l-« 6" 25-31 6-9 l :|l'f*lii mi, Ktliter Adv. Service, SlrasburK. Va MV\AKEE • CLAYTON ECTRIC COOPERATIVE, INC. r^-TEN OIL CO. I'Mandard Oil Products |K'S SHELL SERVICE restone Tires !J||B MOTOR CO. levrolet — Buick — Olds ™JL ROBERTS' SON lulled and Seed *E OIL CO. complete D-X Service IRADE FOOD PRODUCTS pRPORATION ERSTATE POWER CO. istville, Iowa •MER'S r. and Mrs. Harm Kramer SON SINCLAIR SERVICE Midyear Tires IS SCHUTTE & SONS imiture — Funeral Service MARTINS DAIRY Carnation Dairy Products MEYER PLUMBING AND HEATING Plumbing — Heating — Wiring OVERLAND HATCHERY Hy-Line Chicks POSTVILLE EGG CO. Buyers of Eggs POSTVILLE FEED MILL Grinding and Mixing POSTVILLE IMPLEMENT Your I-H Dealer POSTVILLE LUMBER CO. Serving the Postville Community SCHUTTA SHOE STORE Shoes for the Entire Family TURNER INSURANCE Insurance that Insures— Service that Endures V AND J CAFE and Dining Room WILLMAN REAL ESTATE Lorenz Wtilman, Broker Postville's victory over Elkader by the score of 24 to 23 in the finals of the class A sectional tournament at McGregor Saturday evening, entitles her to go to the district tournament to be held at New Hampton this weekend. Postville Chapter F T, P. E. O. held its annual meeting last Tuesday evening at the home of Miss Amy Meier and elected the following officers for the ensuing year: President, Amy K. Meier; vice president, Mrs. Vera Luhman; recording secretary, Mrs. Anna Putnam; corresponding secretary, Mrs. Bernice Walter; chaplain, Mrs. Ruth Crawford; guard, Melinda Casten. The directors of the Bloomfield township school district held their annual meeting at Castalia Monday and elected Alvin D. Meyer presi dent and F. E. Fuller secretary for the coming year. Carl Burling of Chicago was here over the weekend visiting in the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Burling, Carl is to go to New York City on April 1, having just been given a fine promotion by the company he is employed with the Raymond Impact Pulverizer Co. That the people of Postville are fully awake to the benefit the Public 'Library is to our community was pleasingly evidenced quite recently, when a petition was circulated, generously signed and later presented to the Town Council asking that body to make a slight tax levy for the support of our present Public 'Library. The following Postville folks at­ tended the Iowa Picnic at Lincoln Park, Los Angeles, California, on February 29th: Mrs. Velma Powers-Shepherd, Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Cornell, Mrs. Mate Welzel, Mrs. Anna Parker, Lewis Ellison, John A. Finney, Mr. and Mrs. H. D. Webb, Mrs. Ruby Glenn Nissons, Ethel Gray-Withrow, Mrs. DeEtte Carrick, H. A. McNeil, Olive Orr, Mrs. Jessie Parker-McAllister, Flora Tatro-Shroyer, Dora Ripley Cassil, Mrs. Lydia Gregg, Edith Ellis-Couch, Tony Marshall, E. E. Stotman. FIFTY YEARS AGO Interesting: Items From the Files of "The VolksMatt" Published in March 24, 1911 Wednesday, March 15, 1961 POSTVILLE (Iowa) HERALD 3 bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. James' versity and the young couple will McEwen. The bridegroom is Pro- make their home in the Windy fessor of English at Chicago Uni- City. Clermont Lutheran Parish John D. Kronlokken, Pastor Wednesday, March 15, 7:30 p. m.— East Junior Choir at East Church. 8:00 p. m.—Parish Midweek Lenten Service at East Church—Film, Partners in India." Thursday, 7:30 p. m. — Parish Youth Choir at West Church. Saturday — Confirmation classes resume regular schedule. There will be a review test for Senior classes. Sunday, Fifth in Lent—March 18, 9:30 a. m.—West Morning Service, followed by Sunday School. 11:00 a. m.—East Morning Service. 10:00—Sunday School. Afternoon, beginning at 2:30 p. m. — Conference Luther League Convention at' Decorah Lutheran church. Continues through supper hour and short session after supper. Tuesday, March 21, 2:00 — East Mothers' Club. 8:00 p. in.—Luther College Band Homecoming Concert at Decorah. Wednesday, 7:00 p. m. — West Junior Choir. 8:00 p. m.—Midweek Lenten Service at West Church. Joe Hecker has rented the Redhead house in which the Ira Riley family recently resided. The Big-Five Teachers Association will hold their annual convention in Postville, April 21 and 22. The lawns are taking on the seasonal greenish hue and spring weather seems to be here to stay, Mrs. J. M. Thoma entertained a company of ladies at a St. Patrick's party at her home Saturday evening. T. J. Crawford of near Frankville was in Postville the other day and purchased an E. M. F. auto from Hart & Beucher. James McEwen was elected as president of the school board at the organization meeting of the new board Monday night. Gus Harrington has bought the three building lots of the Stoneman property which are located next to his brother Cy's property. The cost of shaves in Postville advanced to 15 cents Saturday. Well, the barbers want to break even what with the cost of living steadily climbing. A straw stack on the Henry Meyer farm near the creamery was destroyed by fire Tuesday afternoon when sparks from a passing locomotive set fire to it. Superintendent F. L. Monor of the Postville Clay Products Company arrived here Tuesday from Bucyrus, Ohio, and operations at the plant are to start at once. According to the latest census figures, just being released, Waukon has a population of 2025 or 128 less than in 1905; Decorah with 3592 shows a gain of 346; Guttenberg has 1873 inhabitants as compared to 1978 in 1905 and 1620 in 1900. Mattie Perry, daughter of the late Mayor James Perry, will be married to Peter Service tomorrow at Milwaukee. The ceremony will take place in the home of the bride's uncle, W. W. Perry. The groom is foreman of the local brick yard and the couple will make their home here. The wedding of Miss Louisa Luebbers and Mr. Charles Wegner took place at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Eno Luebbers, near Luana, on March 21. The Rev. Paulsen officiated and many guests witnessed the ceremony. The young couple will reside on the Wegner farm, a mile south of Postville. Miss Ethel McEwen and George L. Marsh were united in marriage Tuesday, the Rev. E. J. Lockwood of Cedar Rapids performing the ceremony in the home of the We Have An Office • Right On Your Farm When You Bonk-By-Mail Have you tried this convenient method of banking? More and more customers have been banking-by- mail each year. Postville State Bank 1872 — 1961 WE OFFER A COMPLETE BANKING SERVICE Member of F. D. I. C. all! HIGH TEST AGRICULTURAL LIME ROCK FOR CONCRETE CHIP AND CRUSHED ROCK AVAILABLE NOW CHECK OUR PRICES—the most reasonable in the Postville Vicinity. Leave Orders With .... FRANK TEHEL, Postville Or Call Your Orders To ... . Dial 56 8-3515, 56 8-3532, 56 8-2456 Or Stop at the Quarry on Highway 51 R. J. Cooney Construction Co. WAUKON, IOWA SPRING USED CAR CLEARANCE! MANY MAKES, MODELS AND COLORS... ALL PRICED LOW... READY TO GO! YOU'VE NEVER SEEN SUCH VALUES! NOW'S THE TIME TO BUY! Chevrolet dealers broke all sales records in I960 and con- ti nue to set the pace in new car sales this year. That's why they have such variety and value in good used cars—many of them trade-ins on new Chevrolets and Corvairs. And that's why they can offer you used cax bargains-of-a-lifetime right now. These cars are sold where you see the big OK sign. Each is a used car with many unused miles left in it for you to use. Look 'em over ... find the car or truck that's right for you. IF YOU'RE BARGAIN-MINDED, BETTER ACT FAST. SEE YOUR LOCAL AUTHORIZED CHEVROLET DEALER FALB MOTOR CO. LAWLER STREET POSTVILLE, IOWA PHONE 86 4-7444

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