Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on March 22, 1961 · Page 3
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RLAK first Grade. Irs. Cordes) blooming in our room! m a variety of shrubs V ei-c brought by the B put them in water to ow buds grow and saves. We were sur­ prised to see white lilac flowers on one ot the branches when wc returned from our "snow vacation." Our bulletin boards on weather and the wind are helpful in the study ot the changing seasons. Each day we record the weather for .he day. March is indeed a month of many moods. We are learning that the wind does many things. The past week we found out that it blows snow into deep drifts. Eunice Schroeder and Lor en Johnson are now seven years old. They treated us to decorated cup cakes and candy. Thank you, Eunice and Loren, for sharing your birthdays with us. We have a new plant with pretty red flowers on it. Cheryl Trudo brought it. A woolly bear caterpillar ventured out one rainy day. George Willis found it and now we have EASTER DANCE MUSIC SMOOTH AS GLASS jh Glasser And His Orchestra One of Todays Fins Name Bands HDAY, IL 3 ILL 5331 FOR TABLE RESERVATIONS BRLLROOm u' _ -:^BERG, IOWA it safe and warm in a jar in our room. Bradley Schutte discovered a cocoon on a bush. We are wondering what kind of moth is inside. We hope it will emerge soon. Leon Koenig had the measles. A number of children are absent this week and many of us have colds. We are very anxious for warm spring weather to arrive. In numbers we are doing takeaway stories for six. We have started a unit on health and are learning the importance plenty of rest is in keeping us well and strong. For art we made 3-D Easter bunnies and painted pictures of flowers by blowing paint with a straw. First Grade. (Miss Johnson) Since we have come to school again after the snow vacation, we have had lots of work to do. Some of us have started new books in reading. One group is talking about Mr. Mac's store. Another group is reading about Flip's adventures at school. "Under the Apple Tree" is the name ,of the new book Mark Gunderson, Mary Winter, Myron Schultz, Gary Klocke, Bradley Schweinefus, Steven Handke, Kenny Meyer and Marilyn Adam are starting. One day Donna Preuss brought her pet rabbit to school. Her name was Sniffles. We wrote a story about Sniffles. We had lots of fun watching her because she tried to get out of her box. Donna brought snme lettuce and oatmeal for Sniffles to eat. We are all busy getting ready for There is a deep gloom that sometimes enshrouds the human soul. It comes silently, and usually without warning. Like an evening fog it seems to rise out of the marshes and imprison us in its chill tentacles. Men call it by many names. To one it is UNCERTAINTY. To another, WORRY. To the most harassed, FEAR. But always it hides the brightness in life ... and makes us feel the surrounding shadows. ING THE SHADOWS There is a gleam of faith that is capable of penetrating the gloom. It seems to leap time and space to unite the soul with God. Men call it PRAYER. ^ And whether in the quiet of meditation, or in the thrilling unison of a congregation at worship, it pierces life's shadows. It | lights our next step! Copyright lPfll, Kefctor Art v. Service, Sirasburg, Va. THE CHURCH FOR ALL . . . ALL FOR THE CHURCH. The Church it Ihe grcaleil factor on earth for ifif building of character and good citiirnihip, It n a storehouse of spiritual valuei. Without i strong Church, neither democracy nor civilization can survive. There are four sound reasons why every person should attend services regularly and support the Church. They are: (I) For hi! own »ifce. (2) For his children's lake. (3) For the sake of his community' and nalion. (4) For (he take of the Church itself, which needs hit moral and material support. Plan to go to church regularly and read your Bible daily. Day Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Book Chapter Veraea Psalms 1 CorinUiiana Isaiah Psalms John Matthew Fs&lms 38 17-22 20-27 8 81-82 1-4 21-22 1-fl MAKEE-CLAYTON CTRIC COOPERATIVE, INC. EN OIL CO. Ward Oil Products 'S SHELL SERVICE istone Tires MOTOR CO. vrolet — Buick — Olds ROBERTS' SON d and Seed i OIL CO. complete D-X Service tADE FOOD PRODUCTS IPORATION RSTATE POWER CO. Aville, Iowa and Mrs. Harm Kramer loi N SINCLAIR SERVICE lyear Tires SCHUTTE & SONS iture — Funeral Service MARTINS DAIRY Carnation Dairy Products MEYER PLUMBING AND HEATING Plumbing — Heating — Wiring OVERLAND HATCHERY Hy-Line Chicles 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 Willman, Broker the grade school program. Bradley Rekow, Cheryl Converse and Donna Poesch are going to be part of the reading group in the program. Susan Suckow wjll write the numbers for "This Old Man". Bradley Rekow brought a lilac branch and we have been watching the leaves grow. Second Grade. (Mrs. Lammert) Our library has been changed around. There is room for six people to go back and read. We have special rules for those who read in the library. Joel Overland. We are starting a new science unit called "Water Appears and Disappears." Yesterday we saw a movie called "What Makes Rain." Joe Harris. Last Tuesday afternoon we went to see the back of the post office. Some of the things we saw were the canceling machine working, the mail pouches, the safe, the stamps and the truck. Mr. Lammert, the clerk, explained everything so we could understand it. After we got back we wrote thank you letters. Lorna Pape. We are going to write a letter to our parents to tell them about the Spring program which is Friday night. We are going to sing "Rig-a-jig- jig" and "I Sent My Love a Valentine." Scott Mork. Do you know how bread is made? We are going to find the answer to this question by imagining that we are going to the bakery with Dick and Sally. Dennis Schlein. On one of our bulletin boards there is a poem called "The Wind" written by Robert Louis Stevenson. We are going to try to memorize it. Sharon Wellner. When our work is finished we can go back to the gray table and play with the number game which is there. Four people can play at one time. Terry Szabo. Third Grade. (Miss Cremer) The two Pattys in our room recently celebrated their ninth birthdays—Patty Brandenburg and Patty Fiet. Thank you, girls, for the treats that you brought. We have a new bulletin board up encouraging us to read more story books. It is decorated with book jackets. After our long snow vacation \ve all came back filled with pep and energy and ready to work very hard. In English class we have been giving oral book reports over our favorite story book. We want to persuade other students to read the books that each of us enjoyed reading so much. In arithmetic class we've been working with three place numbers lately. Homes, lumber and wood are the topics of our new unit in social studies. We find this unit most interesting. We've had a new student in each of our reading groups. Milton Schutte is the new boy in Kent's group and Arlyn Lenth is the new pupil in Mark's group. Beverly Haltmeyer's mother visited our room one day. We were happy to have her visit. Now that we have received the results of the Iowa Basic Skills we realize the subjects that we did quite well in and the subjects that we need to work harder. Third Grade. (Miss Peterson) After a long and unexpected vacation we are back in school with lots of energy for schoolwork. We have found that carrying was fun in two-place numbers, and we were surprised and glad when we found we could carry in three- place numbers. A movie about how different the homes of people are all over the world introduced us to a new unit in social studies. A small committee has made a fine bulletin board for our room, showing us the lion and lamb of March' on a big calendar. We are anxious to present our part of the Grade Music Program this Friday. We know that everyone attending will enjoy it. Our new bulletin board is overflowing with news items. We are finding out many of the nation wide, world, and local happenings by doing such things as reading magazines and newspaper, listening to radio, listening and watching t. v., and gathering information from, people we know will teU us the right things. Learning to weave has been an interesting project. Some still have to make their small loom, but others are already planning what they're going to do with their products. Fourth Grade. (Miss Camp) For social studies we had a re port on "How Coal is formed" by Bonnie Doerring. We found that coal was once plants of different kinds. in science we are reviewing electricity and magnets. We drew pictures of safety with electrical things. Sandra Friederich brought her dental card back. This makes a total of 17 cards returned in our room. Bonnie Doerring celebrated her birthday by treating the room. Thank you Bonnie and Happy Birthday! Classroom group pictures will b- taken March 23. Friday of this week we will see an assembly on "table tennis Champs." We have a shamrock, bulletin board up for St. Patrick's Day. If we get okay on our spelling tests we put our shamrock up with our name on it. Reporters this week were Leon Bachelder and Bradley Brainard Seven-B. We are using colored chalk in here. We are drawing still life. In science we are finishing up our chapter on combustible and un combustible materials. For mathematics we are still us- Wednesday, March 22, 1961 POSTVILLE (Iowa) HERALD 3 ing protractors and compasses. We made designs of originality. We will have them judged. In P. E. we are tumbling. For English we are finishing our Chapter on note taking. We will have a test Friday. We just finished up Great Britain in social studies, now we will study" petroleum. For music we are writing reports on composers. Karen Stover, reporter. Buy! Sell! Hire! Trade! Rent! Lost! Found! Employment! You'll find it in the Herald Want Ads. Electric Wiring Is Our Business ESTIMATES — POWER WIRING HOUSE 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 44979 It's Easy To Use THE ENVELOPE SLOT 1 When your busy schedule prevents you from get- I ting to the bank during the day, we invite you to make g use of the night depository. g Any ordinary envelope may be used. Simply g make up your deposit as usual, drop into the g special envelope slot of our Night Depository and J a duplicate deposit slip will be sent to you the g following business day. §f There is no charge for this service. jj Postville State Bank | 1872 — 1961 1 WE OFFER A COMPLETE BANKING SERVICE | Member of F. D. I. C. § iiimiiiiiniHfflHBi YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE A VISITOR FROM PEOPLES NATURAL GAS Within the next few days a representative from Peoples Natural Gas will be calling at your home. He is coming to get acquainted and to answer your questions about natural gas service. And he will explain to you what you need to do to put natural gas to work in your home. . He will take your application for a free natural gas service line which connects your home to the gas main. You can also apply for this service line by phoning or visiting the Peoples office. He will tell you about the house piping you need to get the natural gas where you will need it for your appliances. He can tell you the names of the plumbers, piping contractors and appliance dealers who will install house piping for you. Your Peoples representative will also tell you the advantages of natural gas for heating and air conditioning your homes ... for heating water and drying clothes . . . for cooking and refrigerating food . . . for incinerating ^trash and for lighting your yard. He will explain Peoples free round-the- clock service to keep gas appliances and heating operating perfectly all the time. Your friends from Peoples Natural Gas are looking forward to meeting you . . ., and to serving you with convenient, economical natural gas. 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