Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on April 17, 1946 · Page 2
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Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa · Page 2

Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, April 17, 1946
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PAGE TWO. 1 Remember | When--? Twenty-Five Years Ago. Interesting Items Takrn From the File* of the PostvlIIe Herald of Thursday. April 21. 1921. Church uoficetf COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVtM'B • Rev. Kldon Scamans, Pastor. The following program will be ;;ivcn at a ir.ectinfi of the Post township Community club April 22 at the l.csion j hall: Reading. Gertrude SchulU: sons. ! three boys: "SuittcrtnK Auctioneer." i Ray Harris: readme. Florence Sebastian Fostvilie and vicinity had a (our- | inch'. last Friday. Saturday ! was cold and blir/ardy. Sunday the ; sun came out and made short work of disposing of the mantle of white. Finn [ in this locality was not far enough along to be damaged much There will be a picnic April 22 at the Community church tinder the auspices of the Ladies Aid- The committee is as follows: Mesdanies A. L Meier. Schmidt. Behrens. Frior. E. P. Durno. WeUol and Miller: and Messrs. Frank Bollman. Harvey Roberts and Evan Swenson. The Oddfellows closed a membership campaign Friday night during which they gained 20 new members. The lodge was divided into two group.-, one captained by John L. Gregg, and the other by G. A. Brooks. John L Gregg's group won the membership drive cor.'.ist by a margin of one candidate. The following officers woie elected for the coming year at the annual meeting of the Library association Friday evening. April 15: Mrs. May H. Douglas.-, president: Bert E. Tuttle. viee-pres'rieni: Mrs Flora Franklin, secretary: A. L. Peterson, treasurer: Ed:.a Stelt. librarian: Mrs. Myr.i Gray. Mrs. Maude Daily, dir. sent a concert nt St. Paul's Thursday evening, April 25, at 8:00 o'clock. The program of sacred music will feature vocnl and instrumental numbers. The chorus is under the direction of Clara M. Hoyt. There will be n freewill offering;. A Lutheran Welfare Society Rally will be held at Emanuel Lutheran church, Strawberry Point, Monday evening. April 29. at 8:00 o'clock. St. Paul's is open dally for prayer and meditation. Holy WceX Services: All services at 8:00 o 'clock p. m. Wednesday—-"The Day of Silence." Thursday—'The Last Supper." Good Friday—"The Meaning of Communion." There will be the reception of mem- j bers at this service. The choir will I bring special music. They will sing. I The Garden of Prayer." by Rev. ! Easter Sunday: : 15.00 a. m —Sunrise Service at the ' church. This period of worship will j be followed by a breakfast for the ] members of the choir. 1 10:00 — Morning Worship. Sermon i by the minister. Our Easter message j is upon the theme: "The Living Christ" The choir will present two Easter anthems. "How Beautiful the Morning." by Lorenzo, and "Easter Morning." by Kirkpatrick. This Week: Wednesday—At the close of the Holy Week service the Session will meet to examine the members of the Communicants' class for church membership. Thursday—The choir will meet for it.- weekly rehearsal at the close of the evening service. F.-iday—The general meeting of the Ladie.-' Aid will be held in the church UNITED BRETHREN CHURCHES. J. B. Haddock, Pastor. Castalia: Sunday School nt 10 a. m. Worship service at 11:15 Com munlon at close of service., Postvlllc: Worship Service at 10 a. m. Sunday evening service at 8:00 p.m. Prayer and Bible study meeting Tuesday evening at 8.00 o'clock. Forest Mills: Sunday School at 9:00 a. ni. Preaching service at 10:00 a.m. Easter communion at close of the service. Please note the change in the hour of Sunday School. Ladies Aid and Missionary meeting at the home of Mrs. Hcrmansnti Thursday, April 18. ST. BRIDGET'S CHURCH, rrancls J. Vallnsler, Pastor. Plant garden seed generally about four or five times as deep as the diameter of the seed, Iowa State College horticulturists suggest Sunday masses at 8:00 and 10:00 a. m. Weekday mass at 7:30 a. m. Catechetical instructions Saturdays at 2 p. m. for children of school age. Confessions will be heard every Saturday, from 2:30 to 5:30 and from 7:00 to 8:30. THANK YOU. I wish to express my heartfelt appreciation for all cards, letters, gifts and visits I received while 1 was a patient at the Postville hospital. 1 shall always remember these kindnesses. Mrs. E. W. Kozelka. Sell it through a lle,rald Want Ad! WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 19le, THANK YOU. I wish to express my sincere gratitude to my friends, neighbors and rc t a . tives who sent mo cards, flowers and letters nnd called on me while 1 was a patient nt the Rochester hospital and at my home. I shall always remember your thoughtfulncss. Frank I). Sc. bastian. THANK YOU. 1 wish to thank my neighbors, friondj and relatives for their (lowers, letters cards and visits while I was a patient in the Dccorah hospital. These \v erc all greatly appreciated. Mrs. Lester Smith. . Give pastures a good start tinning livestock on them. before ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick R. Ludwig, Pastor tors. A nun W: oodly assembled las: Thursri ba-eball to. lowing officer- \ Kelleher. prwuta vice-president: K>t;rer; O. Gregg. H. H. 1\ directors. r 1 of baseball Shepherd's stder organi.' ostvillo. Th •!T:L f..l- cre chosen- G. F. r; H M Koevellig. -.1. Heeker. .-octv- T. Bencher. John 1.. ,,ss and Keith Gray. Fifty Years Ago. Interesting items Hken from the flics of "The Graphic." published in Postville. April 23. 1896. tho Schultz has foundation f g? on Williams .on ; tnt; dance job of putting '..r William Kins-' : street generous rain and thunder storm ' morning. More wet. An abun- •.>:' mud. Great weather for grass At a meeting of the German Lutheran church last Sunday the Rev. F. H. Schumann was elected to the pastorate by a large majority of the votes cast. He has accepted and will move here early in May. Jny Dresser has the agency for the sale of Braham's patent pens in this and adjoining counties. They are a simple fountain contrivance for carry, ing ink and will hold supply enough i to write an ordinary letter. I Here are a few prices from the ads I in this issue: 18 pounds of granulated j sugar for SI 00: coffee, per pound. 19c: Spear Head Plug Tobacco, per pound. 37c: Fine Cut Tobacco, per 10-pound pail. SI 98; 12 bars of good laundry soap. 25c. Postville's fire department is now officered thus: H. B. Taylor, chief; P. J. Beucher. assistant chief; J. A. Parker, hovk and ladder foreman; Ed Waters and J. M. Thoma. hose cart No. 1; H. Poesch and John Pfalen, pipemen No. 1; Charles Sonnkalb and Bert Tuttle. pipemen No. 2; Charles Weber and John Hecker. plugmen No. 1; Fred McClintock and Fred Schara, plugmen No. 2. Bert Tuttle is secretary of the organization. The following pupils were excused from school at recess Friday afternoon, having been perfect in attendance, punctuality and deportment for two weeks: Mabel* Dresser. Blanche Riggs. Grace MeMaster. Nora Dawson. Cora Splies. Jennie Burling. Emma Nicolay, Pearl Blanchard. Mae Rollinson. May Owen. Sadie Redhead, Jennie Bellows. Etui Dresser, Ina Dresser. Ada Chase. Emma Miller. Jennie Nicolay, Katie Sheehy, Emmet McWilliams, Fred Luhman and Delbert Meier. The Service and Holy Communion Holy Thursday evening at 8:00 o'clock. 1'he subject i 'i the meditation, "Christ i Speak.- From Calvary to Those Who ! Do Their Pest." The tradition.d Good Friday German j service and Holy Communion Good j Fr:ii..y moimng at 10:00 o'clock. > Tho So: vice and Holy Communion Friday evening at 8:00 o'clock. The subject of the meditation. "Christ ; Speaks From Calvary to Lost Souls." The confirmation class will meet i Saturday morning at 9:00 o'clock at : the church. The junior choir will rehearse Satur. day afternoon ; ,t 2:00 o'clock at the church. I Easter Sunrise Service Easter morn! ing at fi:00 o'clock. More detailed in; formation concerning the Sunrise Service will be found elsewhere in this issue of the Herald. Church School Easter Service Faster ir.ornir.:: at 9:15 o'clock. Thy Festival Easter Service and Holy Communion Easter morning at 10:30 o'clock. The sermon subject. "Lead On. O King Eternal." The Luther College Women's Chorus of Luther College. Decorah. will pre- FOR SAFETY'S SAKE #) HOG FEED PIG STARTER HOG BALANCER and All Kinds of POULTRY FEEDS We have TANKAGE MEAT SCRAPS BONE MEAL Your Ford Dealer FRIEND! If Christ should appear at the door of our churches in person this Easter Sunday, would we greet Him as an old friend? We point with pride to a universal accomplishment—Peace—this Easter Season of 1946. This has been brought about thru devotion to the ideals of Christ. Our heartfelt thanks goes out to the Great Mediator of all men's difficulties, be they large or small. Our churches in this community . . . and throughout the land . . . want us all to become better acquainted with this great friend of mankind, whose teachings, if adhered to are the world's best guarantee for peace, security and happiness. Let's renew our acquaintance with Him this Easter Season. Recognizing the important part that our churches and the clergy play in the welfare of mankind and of our own community in particular, we, the firms and individuals below, pay tribute to them both at this Easter Season . . . and also say HAPPY EASTER, NEIGHBORS! L. A. Hammel I Wapsie Valley Feeds FOKD SALES AND SERVICE IN POSTVILLE RUCKDASCHEL MOTORS Phone 152 Abernethy Clothiers Allamakee Hatchery Earl Abernethy Recreation Braun's Meat Market Brueckner Drug Store Cook's Shell Service Casten Bros. Oil Company Citizens State Bank J. P. Ellis Emil's Place Electric Motor Shop Falb Motor Company Farmers Store Groth Produce Company J. L. Gregg Lumber Company Hoth Brothers Hardware Leonard A. Hammel Home Oil Company J. T. Humphrey Hartwig's Service Station Harold's Cash Grocery Hecker Brothers Louis L. Hill Glenn Jarmes Grocery L. O. Koevenig Kurdelmeier Service Station Luhman & Huebner C. F. Meier & Company Nyberg's Farm & Home Supply Northern Iowa Nursery Olson Implement Company Postville Lumber Company Putnam Harness Shop Postville Feed Mill Postville Locker Service Postville Bakery Earl Peake's Old Style Tavern Postville State Bank Postville Herald Rima Cafe Ruckdaschel Motors R. E. A. Office Schroeder's Grocery Gilbert Schroeder Produce Louis Schutte Boyd Turner, Insurance Thoma Cafe Fred J. Thoma Grocery Glen Tindell A. C. Webster, Insurance

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