IDNESDAY, DECEMBER 26, 1945, THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA. PAGE SEVEN. If your waffle iron's temperature Indicator no longer works, test the correct baking temperature by placing a drop of water on the iron. If the drop boils rapidly, the iron's hot enough to start baking. On the other hand, if the drop boils to the point that it evaporates rapidly, the iron's too hot. Turn it oil to cool. ipor the Herald's Homemakers by Iowa State College Home Economists futting 'sr- TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE w.Thc pickin's look plentiful this year. There are nuts coming: from the '.east of us. nuts coming from the west of us and there are nuts in our own back yard. Let's have a welcoming reception for them on our daily menu. • Oust out the nut bowl; oil up the cracker; polish the picks. There's a bountiful harvest of nuts coming our "Peanuts, pecans, black and English Wjdnuts, Alberts and almonds and JOSEPH B. STEELE ATTORNEY-AT-LAW 2 t Office Over Aberncthy's Store Telephone No. 240 DR. H. D. COLE Dentist OSice Over Citizens State Bank -A t Corn dries better in the field than in any crib. Some farmers with very late, wet corn plan to leave it in the field until spring. Moderately lower income for dairy farmers than they received last year is in prospect, say Iowa State College and If. S. D. A. economists. i BRIN4IN4 BEST ' WISHES FOR A MERRY CHRISTMAS Dr. F. W. KIESAU, M.D. fir. M. F. KIESAU, M. D. "^Office Over Louis Schutte's "'/ilourfc—Daily 9 to 12 and 1 to 5 * ^NVcd. and Sat.— 7 to 8:30 p. m. . Dr. C. M. Morgan > • \ VETERINARIAN Office Opposite Fost Office *, Telephone No. 146-J J3f * LOUIS SCHUTTE -WILLARD SCHUTTE ral Directors and Embalmers it Flowers For All Occasions mi BURLING & PALAS r ,h >i ATTORNEYS-AT-LAW 'OBlce Over Fostville State Bank mi? Brazil nuts. Your favorite and my favorite—nearly all the nuts are back for the holiday season. So who says nuts aren't good for you? Nutritionists point out that nuts supply that energy builder—fat to the meals. With fats still on the rationed list, this sounds like a good chance to have ration-free fat on the menu. Here are a few suggestions for using nut fat in cookery: First for a pie—in the pastry, that is. Pecans ground fine may substitute for half the fat. Just mix, roll and bake it like you would any plain pastry. Chopped in Baking. Chopped nuts give a holiday flavor to biscuits, muffins, waffles or cookies. Usually a fourth to a half cup of chopped nuts to each cup of flour in the recipe gives a good flavor—a good product. And in cake, a fourth cup of nuts per cup of flour is usually plenty in the batter. And if you've tried it before, you probably know that nuts tend to absorb the moisture in a baked product and make the finished product rather dry. To avoid such a baking calamity, when using a large proportion of nuts, I place the nuts first in boiling water for a few minutes. Drain them and add them to the mixture in the usual manner. That way. they'll have enough moisture so- they won't steal it from your batter. To Buy Nuts in Shell. One thing more. To eliminate the guessing game when buying nuts ala shell, here's a table with the approximate "mept" yield from a pound of shells and all: 1 lb. almonds—1 cup. 1 lb. filberts—1 'A cups. 1 lb. peanuts—2 cups. 1 lb. pecans—1V4 cups. 1 lb. English walnuts—Hi cups. 1 lb. blackwalnuts— Vz cup. \:> W. MYERS, M.D. Mice Over Luhman & Sanders Telephones: lice 188-W Residence 188-X mr 1 Wm &r. R. F. Schneider Wi Sm VETERINARIAN pj Ipone No - 110 Postvllle, Iowa and N,,ht Calls Awrwered infice In, The Iris Theatre Building IMonona and Pottville ^Rendering Service We Pay Up To— , $2.50 For Horses and Cows Permit 45 fror Prompt Service Telephone >STVILLE LOCKER SERVICE Telephone No. IU lonona Farmer* Phonr No. tit •COIN YOUR FLANS FOR A RIGGER KTTER PROGRAM IN if4* NOW Four-County Hatchery Phone No. 234 Poetvllle, Iowa Allamakee tendering Works kail 555 Pottville ALL DEAD AN.IMALS LARGE OR SMALL iTe Pay Cash and Meet All Competition WILL PAY FOR THE CALL) Good blend to ttw fWmet. thit depend. tblr solution hu hundicdi of clettiw • UKilabQthfumnouHtndovitbuUdinci. •••he H. C— ftt OU HtlUh A powerful •ntlieptic ... dUlaTecunt for ctctm icpmtori tml rallklna uttiuiU. A blotch foe the Uuncit>. Keep • itipplf oa bind! Douglass Pharmacy' Postville, Iowa TO OLD FRIENDS AND NEW We are quite old-fashioned over here — old-fashioned enough to know that to merit the confidence of the entire community every transaction vre make must rest upon the solid foundation of full value given. May good old-fashioned Christmas cheer brighten for you the hours of this glorious Yuletlde season. Casten Bros. Oil Co. Standard Oil Products At Christmas play, and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year. —Tusser Yes, the holiday Season is a fleeting celebration, yet it is a time for letting others know our true feelings toward them . . . We have enjoyed good patronage throughout past months and wish to thank you with the wish that your entire year will reflect the joy and pleasures of these Happy Holidays. Harold's Cash Grocery Harold H. Schroeder, Prop. $eate <&n Cartfi, &oob Witt ftotoarfc iHtn In many homes loved ones have returned, bringing joy to the hearts of their families and friends .... may they all enjoy this Christmas to the fullest extent. To those families who are saddened by the prolonged absence of loved ones .... our wishes for To relatives of those who have "given their last full measure of devotion" . . . our deepest sympathies with a prayer that their sacrifices will not have been in vain.
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