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Postville, Iowa
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Wednesday, November 19, 1947
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JNE8DAY, NOVEMBER 19, 1947. THE POSTVILLB HERALD, POSTVILLE, IOWA PAGE THREW. m I m In i - y s lira temember 'hen--? jrenty-Five Years Ago. cresting Items From the Flies I of the Poslvllle Herald of v . Thursday, Nov. 23, 1922. ^c ^f -C*V W. Hamack has opened an goods store in the former p* monument building, larles F. Reincke was uppoint- _ Postville 's night watchman by lor Geo, Fay last Friday. \ and Mrs. John Krambeer >rated their 55th wedding anni- ary at Luana last Wednesday. |e Lynn Gordanier family have to Kalamazoo, Mich., where recently purchased property, ts. Henry Wolter's mother ar_ in Luana this week from jhany and will make her fu- fhome with them. Jarles Krumm handled a big i estate transaction this week i he sold the 400 acre Rafferty . south of Ppstville to Harry N. jler of Wagner township for | per acre, or $72,000. Mr. Tur- 100 acre farm was taken on Ideal at $225 per acre. Castalia next Monday night following pupils of the high )1 will appear in the declamacontest: George Monroe, Vera »er, Marguerite Allen, Marjorie friger, Elsie Schultz, Chloe fner, Elinor Allen, Harold and la Neuenschwander, Ray Har- Luella Richards, Anna Stee, |Marie^ Mann. jmething new will be added to year 's Four-County Farmers itute to be held in Postville 2cember. Allamakee, Clayton, „ieshiek and Fayette counties | each enter a boys' and girls' and corn judging team to ipcte for prizes. William Lapp unes has been secured to judge |poultry show., lie following high school stills will appear in the declama- J contest here next Thursday I Friday: Oratorical, Don Peter- I Mack Peterson and Zana Gor|; dramatic, Edna Gordon, Mar- rite Lydon, Caroline Sander, Ann Uhl, Viola Weihe; hu- >us, Ruth Foley, Leslie Heck- i, Nina Hinman, Dorothy Meier, Meyer, Alice Phillips, Eliza- Sonnkalb and Albert Thorn- fte American Legion boys enter- led the business men at a game iter at their hall Tuesday night. members of the Post had been |ded into two groups of hunters |day, the losers being charged putting on the feed. Ralph jis and his squad bagged 47 cot- jails and squirrels, while the Iters captained by Walter Gass Be in with 53 head, so "Jeff" and llads had to dress and prepare U00 head for the dinner. Fifty Years Ago. cresting Items From the Files If "The Graphic" published in Postville. Nov. 25, 1897. SOi e women of the M. E. church ilardin will hold their annual tion dinner tomorrow night, aggie and Mamie Sheeny have called home by the illness of father. James W. Sheeny, otball is to American spoil '"what bull fighting is to the Moxi ceifis and Spainards. Rough stuff. {Ppstville firemen 'are in • New Juptpton today to attend the dedi- 'Cjit ion of the large firemen's audi- torjj ,um in that city. ^Bbttcrmaker Gordon's entry SMied 95Vi points at the recent ciJSjSrention in Charles City to finish ing the top entries, hile Frank Roberts is in Chica- on business, Ellison Orr is ling the cashier's work in the ;ville State Bank this week, arles Bachtell of Post town- and, C. G. Helming of Ludlow j?$*&Tp been appointed to Hie board ,fepfairectors of the Allamakee coun- *-'ty Mir association. Mtedame Mitchell is in Postville pad your past, present and fu- She will advise people on bess, matrimonial, buried treas- gand private affairs. Readings |50c for ladies, $1.00 for men, day including Sundays. All |Jngs held in strictest con- See. Look for the sign on her ;on Williams street, fir city waterworks might be bed unto a cow—periodically it |dry, yielding not a 'drop. How- the waterworks goes dry often than does the cow. Of pe, when one considers that the lis a product of nature and the trworks is the costly mistake I Dubuque contractor, the in- enience can be understood. Jold , hand pump in the back J is coming into its own again |o cowboys 'from, the wild and |y west visited our peaceful f city Saturday, and after filling jrith 'liquor, they proceeded to the air full, of holes. Marshal tins was called to the scene, |ted one of the men, while the . escaped. At- the trial [Monday morning, the captive |ied guilty to disturbing the and was given 15 days on the | r pile to take some of the reck- ess out of him. Church ST. PAUL'S LUTHERAN CHURCH Frederick It. Ludwlg, Pastor - The men's chorus will rehearse Thursday evening at 7:15 and the' senior choir Thursday evening at 7:45 o'clock at the church. The confirmation class will meet Saturday morning at 9:00 o'clock in the assembly room. The junior choir will rehearse Saturday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock at the church. Church School service Sunday morning at 9:15 o'clock. Adult Bible class Sunday morn ing at 9:15 o'clock in the assembly room. The memorial service held each year on the closing Sunday of the church year will be conducted Sun dqy morning at 10:30 o'clock. The sermon subject, "The Lord is my Shepherd." The officers and teachers of the Church School will meet Tuesday evening at 7:30 o'clock in the fellowship hall. Thanksgiving day service on Thanksgiving d.ay morning at 10:00 o'clock. The sermon subject, "Gratitude Compels." The annual Every-Member Visi tation throughput the congregation will be conducted by the men of St. Paul's Sunday afternoon, Nov. 30. ' COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF POSTVILLE Rev. Eldon Seamans, Pastor Thursday, Nov. 20—The senior choir will meet at the church for its weekly rehearsal at 8 p. m. Friday, Nov. 21—The Ladies' Aid will meet for the general November meeting. All women of the church are reminded that this meeting is in the form of a one o'clock luncheon. Sunday, Nov. 23—9:30 a. m. The choir meets for a short rehearsal 10:00 a. m. Morning worship. This service will be one of praise and thanksgiving. The minister's sermon subject will be "Jesus Gave Thanks." 11:00 a. m. Sunday School. All who wish to contribute to the Christmas relief boxes to be sent abroad should present their gift at this service. 12:00 m. A brief meeting of the session to elect a delegate to the meeting of Presbytery to be held in this church. 3:30 p. m. Pro re nata meeting of the Presbytery of Dubuque to be held in our church parlors. ' 7:15 p, m. Westminster Fellow ship. Theme, "Jesus Christ, His Son." Kathryn Falb and Jim Jarmes are in charge of recreation. The group will meet in the men's class room. 7:30 p. m. The Mariners' Club will meet for its monthly meeting in the church "parlors. Tuesday, Nov. 25.^:15 p. m. The Junior choir will rehearse. Wednesday, Nov. 26—8:00 p. m. Thanksgiving eve services. More detailed announcement will be v made later. ST. BRIDGET'S CHURCH Francis J. Vallaster, Pastor Sunday masses at 8:00 and 10:00 o'clock a. m. Catechetical instruction Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. for children of school age. Confessions wM be heard every Saturday, -from 2:30 to 5:30 and from 7:00 to 8:30. CLERMONT LUTHERAN PARISH A. O. Nessct, Pastor Sunday, November- 23—Highland, service, 11:00 a. .m. • Tuesday, November 25 — Parish Brotherhood at the East Church at 8:00 p. m. Thanksgiving Day, November 27. Joint service at West Clermont at 9:30 a. m. Music by the combined West and East Clermont choirs. HOTH BROS. HARDWARE Hardware, Heating and Plumbing WANT ADS... Want Ad Rates— 10 cents per line; minimum Charge 25c per week if cash accompanies order; otherwise the minimum charge is 50c. Blind ads or those having Inquiries come to this office are 50c per week minimum* charge. Wanted — Jap hulless popcorn. The Palm, Postville.—48tfc. For Sale—White Rock pullets. Alvin Kahle, R. 2, Postville.—3p. For Sale—66 fall feeder pigs. Rodney Smith, R. 1, Postville.—3p. Lost—Truck tool box. Reward for return to Harold Meyer, Post­ ville.—3p. For Sale—6x9 wool rug; small one to'match. Phone 316-W, Post­ ville.—3p. For Sale—About 500 bushels feed oats. Dr. F. W. Kiesau, Post­ ville.—3c. For Sale—Spotted Poland China stock hogs. Wm. Miene, Jr., R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—52tfc. For Sale—Modern home in Postville, with 2 lots and garage. Phone 375-J, Postville.—3tfc. For Sale—Purebred Duroc Jersey stock hog. Harvey Engelhardt, R. 1, Luana, Iowa.—3p. For Sale—Several farms and city properties. J. T. Humphrey, Real Estate Broker, Postville. For Sale—Wood or coal circulating heater; in good shape. Walter Schultz, Castalia, Iowa.—3p v For Sale — Purebred Chester White stock hog, after Dec. 1. Carl Blumhagen, R. 1, Postville.—3p. For the latest in Decca and Columbia phonograph records see the Western Auto Associate Store.—31c For Sale — 15 purebred Poland China stock hogs; cholera immune. Fred W. Miene, R. 1, Luana —48tfc. For Sale—Good used farm truck, complete with body and hoist. Falb Motor & Implement Co., Postville, For Sale — Electric Motors; all sizes; at new low prices. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville, We now have plenty of Barbed Wire and Woven Wire. J. L. Gregg & Sons Lumber Co., Postville, Iowa.—51tfc. Notice—We are in the market for all kinds of junk and pay highest market price. Steve Szabo & Sons, Castalia, Iowa.—lOtfc. I am prepared to do any kind of cess pool or septic tank work. Write or phone. Ray Canoe, phone 177-61, Monona, Iowa.—3p. For Sale—Purebred Duroc Jersey stock hogs; dark red color; well built, and real good farmers' hogs. W. A. Meyer, Castalia.—3p. For^ Sale—Farmall F-20 tractor, one-row mounted corn picker, 229 cultivator, all in good condition. Harry Amundson, phone 49-R-3, Clermont.—4p. For Sale — Briggs piano and bench, recently tuned, mahogany; two chicken waterers, one with lamp: bed; springs; malress. Mrs. Louis Luebka. R. 1, Castalia.—3p. For Sale — Girls' brown teddy bear coal, size 12 to 14, in very good condition; a pair of .tennis shoes, size 4'i or 5, and also a pair of shoe skates, size 6, brand new, never been worn. Phone 359-J, Postville. For Sale^-10,000 feet of 1-inch sheeting. W. H. Behrens Co., Post­ ville.—3c. For Sale—Good used tires. Hartwig's Texaco Station, Postville, Iowa.—3tfc. For Sale—Ladies' fur coot; like new. Inquire at the Monona Bakery.—4c. For Sale—Litter carriers and accessories. Louis W. Thoma, phone 270, Postville.—47tfc. Lost a Key?—Have one made while you wait, at Western Auto Associate Store, Postville— ltfc. For Sale—Speed Queen electric washing machine, in very good condition. Rodney Smith, R.l, Postville. For Sale—40-ft. double chain elevator; suitable for baled hay. Falb Motor & Implement Co., Postville, For Sale—Coal and woqd Majestic kitchen range, with water front; in good condition. Art Mueller, Postville.—3p. We still have a few Freeman Stokers and 14-inch Hammermills. See us today for these. Reinhardt's Case Implements, Postville.—3c. NOW you can get dressed spring chickens for all occasions on any day of the week at Meyer's Four- County Hatchery, Postville.—39tfc. SEE the new Coolerator Farm Freezer. It's reasonably priced, more convenient and economical to operate. Nyberg's Farm and Home Supply, Postville.—2p. For Sale—1937 Ford 4-door; in good condition; has 1946 Mercury motor in A-l condition. Merle Luebke, R. 1, Castalia; phone 34-F-3 through Postville.—3p. For Sale—80-gal. heavy steel water pressure tank, with electric motor, water pump and automatic pressure switch. See it at the H. J. Schuette home in Postville.—2tfc. For Sale—Young Mallard ducks and drakes; also a few White Pekin ducks and drakes; suitable for either eating or breeding purposes. L. E. Dresser, R. 2, Postville.—ltfc. For Sale—1946 Ford tractor; used one season; with plow and cultivator. Buck rake, tandem disk. 3-section drag, corn planter, seeder, mower, tractor trailer. Elmer Schultz, Castalia, Iowa.—3p. Wanted — The Commercial Club would appreciate the donation of a tree suitable for use on the street from now until Christmas. Please notify LaMont Gericke, secretary, or Earl Abernethy, president.—3tfc. "PLASTI"— Chemistry's miracle product. Plastic finishes for every use. Chemistry's newest discovery. See this marvelous product of Duro Industries at Samek's Appliance Shop, phone 309-W, Postville—49tfc. For Sale—Purebred Duroc Jersey- stock hogs. Choice boars; sire was winner at National Swine Show in Austin, Minn., in 1946. Emil Lembke, Luana, one mile south and one mile east of Luana school on rock road.—50tfc. For Sale—Nearly new 226 .Tnhn | _ > .;>, r Deere 2-row mounted picker, $1050; 1939 F-30 McCormick tractor and hydraulic lift cultivator; 1945 W-C tractor and power lift cultivator, like new; a nearly new C Allis- Chalmers traclor with starter, lights and hydraulic seat; A-C 60 Combine, late model. Also for sale, some nearly new plows, discs and new drags. Buy now as in the spring these items are always scarce. Hovden Implement Co., telephone 48, Creseo, Iowa.—4p. Your Thanksgiving TABLE NEEDS .. ( We can supply you here with the various things you will heed to make the family's Thanksgiving meal satisfying and complete. Any one of our choice meat cuts and the fixings for the rest of the dinner are here at our modern market for you. By the way, we wish for all our customers and friends a very happy Thanksgiving — and accept our thanks too for your patronage. Postville Meat Market Telephone No. 233 For Sale—Hickory nuts, either in shell or meats. Phone 31-F-81, Postville.—3-5p. For Sale — Turkeys; toms and hens. R. L. Grove, phone 32 or 94-16, Monona, Iowa.—3p. For Sale—Duroc Jersey boars; cholera immune. J. J. Martins & Sons, R. 2, Postville.—51 tfc. Wanted—Woman to care for elderly gentleman during his illness. Phone 45-F-616, Postville.—3c. Wanted—A hired man for the month of December. Wayne Chamberlain, R. 1, Luana, Iowa,'—3c. Lost—A bunch of keys on small chain, about a week ago. Please return to Mrs. L. J. Masonhall, Postville.—3c. MOTORS—I do all kinds of motor repairing, rewinding and reconditioning. J. F. Hart, at the Electric Motor Shop, telephone 272, Postville, Iowa.—6tfc. For Sale — Copper-Clad kitchen range, cream color, in excellent condition; may be seen at Elmer Larson's Elgin. Aimer Amundson, R. 1, Postville.—3p. For Sale—1941 , deluxe 4-door Studebaker sedan; fully equipped with heater, defroster, radio. Motor overhauled in October. Mrs. Tom Looney, Postville.—3c. For Sale—The John Lydon farm, 1% miles southeast of Frankville, on graveled Postville - Frankville road. For information see Wm. J. Broghammer at his store in Frank­ ville.—49tfc. SAVE YOUR CORN—One pound of Bolson's Mineral Protein Conditioner will save from six pounds to ten pounds of corn; priced very reasonable; ask us. Farmers Store, Postville.—4c. For Sale—Slat corn cribbing, cedar posts, hog waterers and Dutch Boy house paint. We also have some woven wire and barbed wire. John L. Gregg & Sons Lumber Co., Postville.—47tfc. For Sale—Purebred Black Poland stock hogs; sired by Forma- tor's Kind; deep bodies; broad backs and good hams. Cholera immune. New blood for old customers. Henry Larson & Son, Ossian, Iowa.—48tfc. For Sale — Purebred Chester White boars; cholera immuned. A choice herd of easy keeping, low down, well grown hogs; best of breeding. Come early for choice hogs. Moon & Kruse, one mile south and a half mile west of Mo­ nona.—45tfc. A Sewing Machine in good condition has more trade-in value for that new post-war model. Be ready- when they come. Get your machine cleaned and reconditioned now. J. A. Flynn, Calmar, Iowa Phone Herald Office in Postville—Phone No. 200. / Am Your Receipt... Your best friend is your cancelled check, when anyone challenges payment of a bill ! So, start making all purchases by check— and remember, you can keep your account, entirely by mail. Postville State Bank We Offer A Complete Banking Service POULTRY AND GRQCERY SHOOT TRAP AND RIFLE at the Fair Grounds—Postville Sunday, November 23 Shoot starts at 11:00 a.m. and continues all day Under Auspices of Postville Gun and Rifle Club A PRIZE WITH EVERY EVENT ! SHOOT IN YOUR OWN CLASS By picking your own squad WARM CLUB HOUSE Lunch and Shells for sale on the grounds! "Ihey're the talk of the coffee stops! Si 4 a to *Fresh*air heating and miiilating system optional at extra cost. W Choose Chevrolet trucks for Transportation Unlimited! There's a new Advance- Design Chevrolet truck to meet your hauling or delivery requirements —107 models and eight wheelbases. See them at our showroom . . . see the cab that "breathes." CHEVROLET Falb Motor Co. John Falb & Sons POSTVILLE, IOWA V ELGIN, IOWA 4 V

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