Postville Herald from Postville, Iowa on June 5, 1946 · Page 5
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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 1940. Helen Salva Is Bride \ Of Laverne Brewer. | The marriage of Miss Helen Solvn at fords, New Jersey, and Uivern Brewer of Luiinn,.wus solemnized Inst Wednesday mornlnR nt nine o'clock in St. Bridget's Catholic church in Post- villo. the Rev. Francis J. Vallasler officiating at the double rinp ceremony. The couple were attended by Mrs. Keith Smith and Raymond Hrewer ( sister and brother of the bridegroom. The bride was attired in a Hold suit with white accessories and wore a corsage of white gardenias. She carried a pearl rosary and wore a double strand of pearls, which were the Kill „f the bridegroom. Her attendant wore a gray suit with white accessories and a corsage of red roses and gladioli. Mrs. Harold Brewer was attired in n black dress with white accessories and Mrs. Paul Salva wore an aqua-marine suit with navy blue accessories. Both ladies wore pink carnation cordages and pearl necklaces, gifts bf the bridal couple. At noon a wedding dinner was served at the Brewer home to fifteen guests. Pink and blue formed the decorations motif, and rcnterini; the table was a three-tired wedding cake im which was a miniature bride and bridegroom under a wedding bell. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Salva of Fords, N. J., and attended school in that city. The bridegroom was graduated from Postville high school with the class of 1933 and was recently discharged from army service at Fort I3ix. N. J., after serving 40 months, 1 years of which was in the European theater of war. Scouts Go On Hike. Robert H. Burling, scoutmaster of Troop 41, took the following Buy Scouts on a hike Sunday afternoon: Donald Martens, Keith Olson, .lack Meyer. James Koevenig, Gene Groth, Richard Searls and Ronald Gulsvig. Janice Brainard Weds Leland Walby Saturday! ^Miiss Janice Brainarfl, daughter of Mi. and Mrs. George Brainard, and I.eland Walby. son of Mr. and Mrs. Alwin Walby. all of Postvitle, were unit- jed in marriage Saturday afternoon, June 1, at four o'clock in the Com- miinity Presbyterian church of Postville". \ Baskets or flowers decorated the'altar. The Rev. Eldon L. Seamans performed the double ring ceremony in the presence of a large number of relatives and friends. Preceding the ceremony. Miss Virginia Peekham sang. "Til" the End of Time" and "O Promise Me," accompanied by Miss Jean Douglass who also played the wedding march and recessional. The bride who was given in marriage by her father, wore a while satin wedding gown fashioned with long sleeves anil a round neckline with lace insertions. Her fingertip veil was of white net. edged in lace. She carried a bouquet of pink and white roses and wore pearls with earrings to match, a gift of the bridegroom. Her attendants were Miss Barbara Brainard of Cedar Rapids who served as maid of honor. Miss Bernice Brainard and Miss Doris Walby who served as bridesmaids. The maid of honor wore an aqua blue floor-length gown with shoulder-length net veil to match and carried a bouquet of pink carnations. The bridesmaids wore light blue and pink floor-length gowns and corsages of pink and white. John Brainard served as best man to his brother. Bernard Snitker and Loon Lotohford were ushers. The bride's mother wore a misty i blue dress with white accessories and I the bridegroom's mother was attired i in a two-piece powder blue print dress ' with white accessories. Both ladies wore pink and white corsages. Phyllis Peck of Tallahassee. Florida, a cousin of the bridegroom, and Duane i Waters, a nephew, was ring-bearer. I Following the ceremony, a reception I was held in the church parlors for about 100 guests. The bride's party and immediate relatives were seated at a table decorated in pink and white. A three-tiered wedding cake topped with a miniature bride and bridegroom, formed the centerpiece. Mrs. Lee Brainard v. is hostess at the reception. , Mrs. Walby is a graduate of Post- j villi- high school with the class of : 1944 and for the past two years has taught school. Mr. Walby is also a i graduate of Postville high school and \ since his graduation has been cn- i gaged in farming. The couple left that evening on a short honeymoon trip to Clear Lake, Dcs Moines and Cedar Rapids. Gift Suggestions Champrel Shave Sets Leather Billfolds Parker Fountain Pens Spruce Shaving Mugs Gillette Safety Razors OLD SPICE SHAVING LOTION Sharpo Cigarette Lighter Tobacco Pouches Flashlights Cigarettes Old Spice Cologne Old Spice Bath Soap FATHER'S DAY GREETING CARDS DOUGLASS PHARMACY "Where Quality Counts" Arthur Wagners Observe 20th Wedding Anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Wagner observed their 20th wedding anniversary Sunday, so their relatives and friends gathered at their home with baskets of food for a picnic dinner and supper to help them celebrate the event. Present were Mr. and Mrs. Henry Oldag. Mr. and Mrs. Otto C. Sander. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Welzel, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Sebastian. Henry and Matilda Gcrickc, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Morch. Mr. and Mrs. Starr Baade, Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Sebastian, Mr. and Mrs. Eldo Gericke and family, Mr. and Mrs. Millard Bilden and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ross Thornton and family, Mrs. Ben Morch and Herbert, Mrs. Elmer Sander and Bonnie. In the evening a group of neighbors surprised the couple and came to spend the evening at cards. Later a lunch was served. Coming in the evening were Mr. and Mrs. Harold Panncke, Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Lenth, Mr. and Mrs. Milton Schierholz and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Brims and their families. THE POSTVILLE HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA. PAGE FIVE. Ann Nesbit Marries Glenn Minger Saturday.^, For the Alumni Bantjuet. Miss Ann Nesbit, daughter of Mr ami Mrs. A. C. Nesbit of neur Custalin, on Saturday morning became the bride of Robert S. Minger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Minger of Wadena?) The Ut, Rev. Msgr. M. J. Thiltgen-pcrlorm- ed the double ring - ceremony at a nuptial high mass in St. Francis Catholic church in Ossian. Miss Genevieve Nesbit, sister of the brftlo. was maid of honor; Miss Rita Holthaus served as bridesmaid, and Miss Marjorie Minger, sister of the bridegroom was the junior bridesmaid. Attending the bridegroom were John Erickson, his cousin, as best man; Dale Minger, a brother, honorary best man, and Robert Nesbit, a cousin of the bride, and Leo Baldwin, who served as the ushers. The bride's gown was of white satin with fitted bodice, sweetheart neckline and long sleeves which tapered to a point at the wrists, and a net skirt, ending in a train. She wore a string of pearls, the gift of the bridegroom and carried a white prayer book with a white orchid. Her fingertip veil of tulle was trimmed with lace to match the gown. The maid of honor wore a pink tulle-over-tafTeta dress and a bandeaux of rosebuds and feverfews. The bridesmaid wore a blue taffeta dress and a bandeaux. The junior bridesmaid wore a yellow lace dress with tulle skirt and a bandeaux. All carried colonial bouquets. The bride's mother wore navy blue with matching accessories, and the bridegroom's mother wore cocoa brown with matching accessories. Both had shoulder corsages of gardenias. A wedding dinner was served in the Winneshiek hotel at Decorah, with forty guests present. The color scheme throughout was pink and white. The bride is a graduate of De Sales high school at Ossian and attended St. Teresa's College at Winona. Minn. She has been teaching school the past two years. Mr. Minger is a graduate of Wadena high school. Following their wedding trip, the couple will make their home on the bridegroom's farm near Wadena. Guests at the wedding included Mr. and Mrs. Alio Nesbit and family of Syracuse, N. Y., Mr. and Mrs. Taft Nesbit and family of Montague, Mich., Mrs. Emma Berg and Shirley Michaelson of Whitehall, Mich., Marvin Nesbit of San Francisco. Calif.. William Hilton of Terra Cea. Fla., Mrs. Rose McNulty and Helen of Minneapolis, Minn., Mrs. Vern Hassig and Mrs. Gifford Budner of Younkers. New York. Program Is Announced Local Girl Graduates From Nurses' School. MissKathleen Looney was one of a class of 113 nurses who were graduated from St. Mary's School of Nursing in Rochester, Minn., last Friday evening. This is the largest.elass ever to graduate from that school ._J Her parents,—MrT and Mrs. Tom Looney, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Looney and Mrs. Ambrose Looney and daughter, Donna, attended the exercises. Miss Looney will remain there as a nurse for the time being. Mr. and Mrs. Harold A. Brewer and son, Raymond, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Salva of Fords, N. J., Mr. and Mrs. Harold Trappe and Mary Kay of Monona, and Mr. and Mrs. Lavern Brewer were dinner guests Thursday evening in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Smith and Bruce. Eastern Star Chapter Invited To Oelwein June 14. Postville Chapter, No. 238, Order of the Eastern Star, has been invited to attend the centennial jubilee to be held at Oelwein on Friday, June 14, at eight p. m. A dinner is to be served at six o'clock for which reservations are to be made by June 11. Mrs. H. H. Douglass, worthy matron, also announces that the local Chapter will have a practice for officers on Monday, June 10. STILL TAKING ORDERS - - for - 30-LB. CANS OF BING AND STURGEON BAY ORDER NOW ! Farmers Store ] Telephone No, 231 Dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Reincke last Tuesday were Mrs. Ray Keefe of Morton, Minn., Mrs. N. F. Nelson of Charles City, and Mrs. Agnes C. Mott, Mrs. N. N. Stromsodt and Mrs. Black, all of Calmar. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Monroe of Castalia and Mr. and Mrs. F. L. Baltz were Sunday guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Strien. Dr. and Mrs. H. B. Thomson and daughter, Louise, of Waukon were guests Memorial Day in the home of Mr. and Mrs. George Tjaden. The annual Postville high school alumni banquet and reception for the graduation class will be held Tuesday evening, June 11, nt 0:30 o'clock nt the Odd Fellows hall. The class of 1921 will hold their silver anniversary reunion in conjunction with this year's banquet. Joseph B. Steele, class of '2fl, will act as master of ceremonies during the program which follows the banquet. The Harriett G. Molt medal will be awarded to the senior student, who ranked high scholastically and rendered the most outstanding community service while in school.. The program is as. follows; Community singing led by Miss Marian Casten; introduction of class of 1948 by Supt. R. L. Evans; address of welcome to class of 1946 by Mrs. E. C. Marston, response by Charles Hoth, class president; skit by class of 1946; presentation of the class of 1921: response by class members; presentation of veterans of World War II; vocal solo by Miss Elizabeth Schultz; presentation of the Harriett G. Mott award by Robert H. Burling; business meeting and election of officers. Ask Cards be Returned. Miss Elizabeth Schultz, secretary of the Postville high school alumni association, wishes us to remind all who plan to attend the banquet next Tuesday evening at I. O. O. F. hall to mail their reply card back to her by the end of this week. It has been brought to the attention of the officers of the association that some members failed to get an invitation. Every effort has been made to keep an accurate list of alumni, but if anyone has been overlooked, this is to notify them that they are cordially invited to attend the banquet. Clermont Clever Clovers Plan For Their Rally Day. The Clermont Clever Clovers 4-H club met at the home of Marilyn Follett Tuesday afternoon. Arlene Amundson, Betty Follett and Mrs. Kenton Krueger were guests at the meeting. Roll call. "My Hobby or Chief Interest," was answered by 10 members. Plans were made for rally day. Marjorie Kerr is running for county office, with Marjorie Bareis as her campaign speaker. Marian Prober! and LaVonne Swensen are Ihe yell leaders. Geraldine Kerr. Marilyn Follelt, Norma Brandt. Ora Gene Ocstmann and Evelyn Miller are the voting delegates. Most of the afternoon was spent practicing the skit for rally day. It shows the 4-H girls opening up a trunkful of home furnishing treasures of great grandma's day. Betty Follett is portraying the grandmother and iBcrnicc Blockhus is the reader.. The 4-H songs for rally day were practiced, with Arlene Amundson leading. The meeting adjourned and a lunch was served by the hostesses. Patricia Ruckdaschel Presented In Recital. Miss Patricia Ruckdaschel, a pupil of Mrs. Frederick R. Ludwig, was presented in a piano recital Sunday evening in the assembly room of St. Paul's church. In the group of twelve selections played by Miss Ruckdaschel were "Sonatina in G Major," a moderato-ro- manze by Beethoven; "Flight of the Bumblebee," by Rimski-KorsakofT; and "Old English Dance," by Smith. Honor Janice Brainard At Pre-Nuptial Shower. Miss Janice Brainard was honored at a miscellaneous shower Tuesday, May 21, at the home of Mrs. Lee Brainard. Games and contests furnished the entertainment for the afternoon and later the bride-to-be opened her gifts. Refreshments were served to the guests by the hostess at the conclusion of the event. Mr. and Mrs. O. Alfred Olson of Cedar Falls were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Gericke. ess Protect Your Garden! WE HAVE A LARGE SUPPLY OF INSECTICIDES * Potato Mix London Purple Paris Green Lime Sulphur Slug Shot • * Red River Potato Mix Arsenate of Lead Garden Guard Rotenone Garden Guard Kryocide We have Dusters and Bucket Pump Sprayers Hoth Bros. Hardware Heating — Hardware — Plumbing Telephone No. 229 Postville, Iowa Party Honors Fritz Dreier On 82nd Birthday, May 30. A party in honor of Fritz Dreier's 82nd birthday was held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Emmet Dreier last Wednesday evening. Those who attended were Mr. and Mrs. William Fischer, Mrs. Fred Fischer and daughters, Venita and Jean, all of Janesville, Wis.; Mrs. Louis Schultz of Milwaukee, Wis., Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Dreier and family, Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Brink, Albert Dreier and Duane Thompson. Memorial Day dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. H. Baltz included Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Klaus of Waterloo, Mrs. Tina Baltz of Decorah, and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Greinus of Frankville. The Henderson Prairie Study Club will hold its annual picnic at the Postville tourist park on Sunday, June 9. Mrs. Frank Hangartner will be the hostess. o /CCO Mineral Compound contains essential minerals that help promote digestion and assimilation „. . minerals that aid in building meat, bones, and health ... minerals that are top often deficient in today's homegrown feeds. Let me show you how inexpensive it is to use Occo Mineral Compound regularly and what outstanding results it brings. YOUR OCCO SERVICE MAN MEL ALSIN Telephone 5-J Postville, Iowa These Are For Father's Sunday, June A Comfortable Chair Is The Perfect Gift We've shown just two of many styles, grouped at this attractive price. Lounge chairs . . . platform rockers . . . club chairs . . . upholstered in good looking fabrics that will stand the hard wear father will give it because he'll enjoy their comfort for many years LOUIS SCHUTTE Largest Stock of Furniture in Northeast Iowa Final Notice --to-Dog O wners! Complaints have been pouring in to my office about dogs running at large, molesting gardens, shrubbery and properties and this nuisance must be abated at once. Postville Ordinance No. 203 provides for the destruction of either licensed *or unlicensed dogs that molest persons or property while running at large, and since complaints have been made, this Ordinance will be carried out. Victory gardeners are to be encouraged in this time of food shortage and owners of dogs should see to it that their animals are kept confined on the owner's premises. Only six dogs have been licensed by the Town to date. Many, therefore, are apt to be liquidated unless the owners act immediately. May I also call your attention to the licensing provision of the law which states that all dogs over three months old must be licensed by March 1. A penalty attaches on licen.se fees on May 1 and dogs not licensed by July 1 shall be summarily executed, according to our Ordinances. I ask your cooperation. M. C. DEERING MAYOR OF TOWN OF POSTVILLE

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